Cliffhanger movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant cliffhanger movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out cliffhanger, exciting, suspense, serious, suspenseful and psychotronic films and TV shows about / with danger, good versus evil, rescue, cliffhanger ending, heroes, murder, violence, chase, transformation and rivalry plots mostly in Adventure, Action and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
cliffhanger movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as cliffhanger: The Vault (2011), The Fifth Element (1997), Jumanji (2017), Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (1994), The Burning Dead (2015), The Last Heist (2016), Prince of Darkness (1987), Canaries (2017), ReBoot (1994), Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010).

List of cliffhanger movies

The Vault (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: The year is 2016. TV sucks. Ratings - at least at one major network - are at an all-time low. Desperate to save their jobs, the executives make an unprecedented decision: It's time to pull the plug. On everything. All programming must go. But ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, futuristic, cliffhanger, captivating ...
Plot: college, confined, mystery, contests and competitions, media, ratings, riddles and clues, game show, tv show, danger, button, university ...
Time: future, 21st century
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The Fifth Element (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In 2257, a taxi driver is unintentionally given the task of saving a young girl who is part of the key that will ensure the survival of humanity.
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: future dystopia, save the world, alien, space travel, good versus evil, space and aliens, heroic mission, dystopic future, end of the world, adventure, spacecraft, love ...
Time: future, 90s, 1990s, 1910s
Place: egypt, new york, usa
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Jumanji (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, India, Canada, UK, Australia, Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The tables are turned as four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji's world - pitted against rhinos, black mambas and an endless variety of jungle traps and puzzles. To survive, they'll play as characters from the game.
Style: exciting, biting, cliffhanger, wild, suspense ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: jungle, team, adventurer, teenage boy, mission, game, video game, high school, teenage girl, explorer, student, playing a video game ...
Time: 90s, year 1996, 1990s, 2010s, year 2016
Place: new hampshire
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Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (1994)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Tall Man, that imposing menace from Morningside Mortuary, is back and once again haunting the thoughts of the now-adult Mike and his friend, ex-Ice Cream vendor Reggie. The two continue their hunt for the mysterious figure and in his path of ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, good versus evil, mausoleum, tall man, morgue, supernatural, gory, slasher, martial arts, rescue, superhero, survival ...
Time: 90s, 80s
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The Burning Dead (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A sheriff must rescue an estranged family from the impending eruption of a volcano, at the same time fighting off a horde of lava-filled zombies brought to life by the cursed mountains.
Style: cliffhanger
Plot: zombie, rescue, volcano, sheriff, estranged family member, grandfather granddaughter relationship, curse, father daughter relationship, bare breasts, mother daughter relationship, cliffhanger ending, campfire ...
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The Last Heist (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A bank heist descends into violent chaos when one of the hostages turns out to be a serial killer. Trapping the well-organized team of bank robbers in the building, the killer is now picking them off one by one.
Style: cliffhanger
Plot: murder, bank, stabbed to death, sole survivor, sniper rifle, sniper, ex soldier, serial killer, shot in the head, mask, brother brother relationship, betrayal ...
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Prince of Darkness (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A research team finds a mysterious cylinder in a deserted church. If opened, it could mean the end of the world.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, suspense, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: church, apocalypse, antichrist, secret, save the world, satanic cult, obsession, research, satan, good versus evil, religion, demon ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: los angeles
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Canaries (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The first wave of an alien invasion coincides with a New Years Eve party in a Welsh valley.
Style: cliffhanger
Plot: spacecraft, drunken man, dripping blood, countdown, discovering a dead body, fireworks, alien invasion, ferry, outnumbered, stabbed in the neck, hiding under a bed, facial cut ...
Time: year 2014, year 2015, year 2012, year 1996
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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Gellert Grindelwald has escaped imprisonment and has begun gathering followers to his cause—elevating wizards above all non-magical beings. The only one capable of putting a stop to him is the wizard he once called his closest friend, Albus ...
Style: breathtaking, atmospheric, exciting, bleak, mysterious ...
Plot: magical, wizards and magicians, magical creature, witch, fantasy world, giant creature, circus, friendship, good versus evil, adventure, world war two, old love ...
Time: 1920s
Place: paris france, france, london, alps, austria ...
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ReBoot (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: ReBoot is a Canadian CGI-animated action-adventure cartoon series that originally aired from 1994 to 2001. It was produced by Vancouver-based production company Mainframe Entertainment, Alliance Communications, BLT Productions and created by Gavin ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: computer virus, protector, adventure, technology gone awry, chaos, network, cyberspace, master villain, friendship, good versus evil, danger, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
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Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, France, USA, Canada, UK, China
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a world ravaged by a virus infection, turning its victims into the Undead, Alice continues on her journey to find survivors and lead them to safety. Her deadly battle with the Umbrella Corporation reaches new heights, but Alice gets some ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, futuristic, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, future dystopia, apocalypse, good versus evil, survival, post apocalypse, biohazard, distopia, undead, deadly virus, infected, supernatural ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa, japan, california, tokyo ...
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The Last Airbender (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, epic, intense ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, supernatural ability, imaginary, supernatural, imaginary kingdom, heroes, good versus evil, chosen one, young heroes, heroic mission, youth, danger ...
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Eragon (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Hungary
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In his homeland of Alagaesia, a farm boy happens upon a dragon's egg -- a discovery that leads him on a predestined journey where he realized he's the one person who can defend his home against an evil king.
Style: exciting, epic, serious, stylized, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, fantasy world, adventure, supernatural ability, chosen one, imaginary, young heroes, heroic mission, danger, heroes ...
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The Prince of Egypt (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This is the extraordinary tale of two brothers named Moses and Ramses, one born of royal blood, and one an orphan with a secret past. Growing up the best of friends, they share a strong bond of free-spirited youth and good-natured rivalry. But the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, uplifting, epic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: slavery, adventure, freedom, ancient egypt, heroic mission, family relations, hopes, leadership, prince, family, destiny, danger ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt, north africa
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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In 1926, Newt Scamander arrives at the Magical Congress of the United States of America with a magically expanded briefcase, which houses a number of dangerous creatures and their habitats. When the creatures escape from the briefcase, it sends the ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, fairy tale, light, semi serious ...
Plot: magical creature, wizards, good versus evil, magic, magic wand, fantasy world, adventure, friendship, teleportation, chase, rescue, dark fantasy ...
Time: 1920s
Place: new york, arizona, london, manhattan new york city, england
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The Shannara Chronicles (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A young Healer armed with an unpredictable magic guides a runaway Elf in her perilous quest to save the peoples of the Four Lands from an age-old Demon scourge.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, elf, imaginary, supernatural, danger, heroes, demon, love triangle, betrayal, young heroes ...
Time: future
Place: san francisco
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Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Autobots and Decepticons are at war, with humans on the sidelines. Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth.
Style: psychotronic, cliffhanger, surprise ending, visually appealing, entertaining ...
Plot: robot, giant robots, end of the world, artificial intelligence, man versus machine, knight, culture clash, technology, alternate reality, revenge, survival, adaptation ...
Time: year 2017, middle ages, 2010s, future
Place: england, tower bridge london, havana cuba, south dakota, china ...
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Fallen (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 180 min.
Story: For high schooler Aaron Corbett, turning 18 means becoming not just a man but a nephilim, too -- half human, half angel, with supernatural abilities.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: angel, fallen angel, supernatural, good versus evil, foreknowledge, chosen one, adventure, life turned upside down, orphan, heroes, young heroes, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Nightmare Shark (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of shark-attack survivors is hunted by a supernatural shark that haunts their dreams.
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: nightmare, shark, shark attack, sex scene, survival, fear, dangerous animal, danger, terrorizing, plot twist, it was all a dream, dream ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Bullwinkle Show (1961)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Main continuing story involved Rocky and Bullwinkle in conflict with spies Boris and Natasha. Other segments included "Fractured Fairy Tales", "Peabody's Improbable History" (smart dog Peabody and his boy Sherman get in the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, light, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, time machine, squirrel, partners, buddies, goofy hero, espionage, danger, unlikely partners, uninhibited rivalry, imaginary, escapades ...
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It's Alive (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Heavily pregnant Lenore Davis tells her husband, Frank, that she is in labor. They leave their eleven year-old son Chris with their friend Charley and they head to the Community Hospital. Lenore feels that something is wrong and delivers a monster ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: murder, mutant, investigation, baby, gory, deadly creature, supernatural, family in danger, isolation, serial killer, deadly, rescue ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, santa monica california, seattle washington ...
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Sonic the Hedgehog (1993)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Italy, Spain, South Korea, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sonic the Hedgehog is an American animated television series created by Len Janson and produced by DIC Entertainment with the partnership of Sega of America. The show is based on the Sonic the Hedgehog video game series and aired two seasons on ABC ...
Style: semi serious, futuristic, exciting, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dragon, good versus evil, heroes, princess, master villain, adventure, imaginary kingdom, family, androids and robots, chases and races, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: future
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Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt is a Japanese anime television series produced by Gainax. It aired nationwide, in Japan, between October 2, 2010 and December 25, 2010 on BS Nittele and was also simulcast on Nico Nico Douga and Crunchyroll. It ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, toilet humor, cliffhanger
Plot: ghost, psychopath, clergy, danger, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, chaos and mayhem, siblings relations, sexual relations, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, moaning ...
Place: japan
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Gypsy (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 51 min.
Story: The journey of Jean Holloway – a therapist who begins to develop dangerous and intimate relationships with the people in her patients' lives.
Style: sexy, psychological, suspense, captivating, cliffhanger
Audience: date night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian love, bisexual, lesbian romance, psychology, double life, psychiatrist, lgbt, jealousy, lesbian relationship, obsession, unrequited love ...
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, connecticut, greenwich village manhattan new york city, new york
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Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, semi serious, suspense, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: magic, supernatural power, battlefield, super villain, teenage superhero, team, superhero, save the world, end of the world, genocide, sacrifice, supervillain ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, scotland, africa, manhattan new york city, new york
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BTOOOM! (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Btooom!, stylized as BTOOOM!, is a Japanese manga series written by Jun'ya Inoue and serialized in Weekly Comic Bunch and later in Monthly Comic Bunch. An anime adaptation by Madhouse aired in Japan on Tokyo MX and was streamed with English ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: danger, survival, island, memory loss, life turned upside down, uncover truth, mortal combat, heroes, merciless, computers and web, escapades, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
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Attack of the Lederhosenzombies (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Austria
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Steve, a young professional snowboarder, ruins a high-paying photo shoot by playing a silly prank. He, his girlfriend Branka and fellow snowboarder Joschi are left behind on the mountain. They seek shelter in an après-ski tavern that is hosting an ...
Style: cliffhanger
Plot: zombie, snowboard, tavern, deer, dancing, beer, snow, bar, blood, ski lift, snowmobile, bear trap ...
Place: alps, austria
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Curse of Dracula (1979)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
Story: The Curse of Dracula is an American horror television series that premiered on February 27, 1979 on NBC as part of the series Cliffhangers.
Style: cliffhanger
Plot: vampire, teacher, gothic horror, female vampire, mind control, college professor, dracula, predator, good versus evil, fake identity, female protagonist, immortality ...
Time: year 1979, 70s
Place: san francisco
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Electra Woman and Dyna Girl (1976)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Electra Woman and Dyna Girl is a Sid and Marty Krofft live action science fiction children's television series from 1976. The series aired 16 episodes in a single season as part of the umbrella series The Krofft Supershow. During the second ...
Style: cliffhanger
Plot: computer, fight, superhero, surrealism, organized crime, gadgetry, trenchcoat, idealism, female protagonist, violence, henchman, urban setting ...
Time: 70s
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The Boys Club (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three teenage boys in small-town Southern Ontario are thrilled when Luke Cooper, a mysterious American fugitive with a gunshot wound in his leg, decides to crash their secret hideout. Luke tells them that he's a cop on the run from corrupt ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: youth, danger, small town, murder, hostage, on the run, psychopath, coming of age, friendship, small town life, law enforcer killer, kids in trouble ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1995
Place: ontario canada, canada
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