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, suspenseful, serious, suspense and humorous films and TV shows about / with danger, rivalry, escapades, murder, adventure, death, catastrophe, revenge, betrayal and heroes plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as cliffhanger: The Last Heist (2016), The Italian Job (1969), The Vault (2011), Maverick (1994), The Prince of Egypt (1998), The Last Airbender (2010), Invasion (2005), Vantage Point (2008), Parallels (2015), Cliffhanger (1993).

List of cliffhanger movies

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: disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic, scary ...
Plot: heist, serial killer, murder, bank, betrayal, hostage, police officer, bank robbery, cliffhanger ending, ex soldier, violence, friends ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Italian Job (1969)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Charlie's got a 'job' to do. Having just left prison he finds one his of friends has attempted a high risk job in Torino, Italy, right under the nose of the mafia. Charlie's friend doesn't get very far, so Charlie takes over ...
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, heist, robbery, mafia, caper, chase, gold, car, thief, prison, crimes, police ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy, england, turin italy, london, alps
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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Captain Jack Sparrow works his way out of a blood debt with the ghostly Davey Jones, he also attempts to avoid eternal damnation.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, funny, epic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, girls' night, boys' night ...
Plot: pirate, sword fight, adventure, fantasy world, ship, swashbuckler, disney, sailboat, beast, supernatural, twists and turns, destiny ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: caribbean, jamaica
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 7.4
 794
The Vault (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
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: futuristic, suspenseful, captivating, tense, serious ...
Plot: tv show, college, confined, contests and competitions, mystery, riddles and clues, twists and turns, media, rivalry, university, human experiment, puzzle ...
Time: future, 21st century
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 7.0
 113K
Maverick (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Maverick is a gambler who would rather con someone than fight them. He needs an additional three thousand dollars in order to enter a Winner Take All poker game that begins in a few days. He tries to win some, tries to collect a few debts, and ...
Style: exciting, humorous, funny, light, twist ending ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: gambling, poker, adventure, cons and scams, twists and turns, unlikely partners, con artists, card playing, strong female character, native americans, gambler, swindle ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 60s
Place: mississippi, louisiana, usa, california
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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: uplifting, captivating, stylized, exciting, biblical ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, slavery, ancient egypt, religion, jewish, desert, ancient history, freedom, pharaoh, family, self discovery, bible ...
Place: egypt, africa, north africa
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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, intense, serious, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: martial arts, destiny, heroic mission, supernatural, supernatural ability, friendship, master warrior, adventure, good versus evil, young heroes, chosen one, youth ...
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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: fairy tale, dark fantasy, exciting, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: magic, witch, wizards, friendship, magical creature, good versus evil, fantasy world, sorcerer, magic wand, adventure, chase, teleportation ...
Time: 1920s
Place: new york, england, usa, london, arizona ...
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 7.5
 12K
Invasion (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Invasion is an American science fiction television series that aired on ABC for only one season beginning in September 21, 2005. Somewhat similar to Invasion of the Body Snatchers, the show told the story of the aftermath of a hurricane in which ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, survival, invasion, creature, deadly creature, rescue, mystery, heroic mission, evil alien, father daughter relationship, alien invasion, swamp ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, everglades, usa
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 6.6
 151K
Vantage Point (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The attempted assassination of the American President is told and re-told from several different perspectives.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, political ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret service, terrorism, assassination attempt, betrayal, conspiracy, assassination, president, terrorist, chase, twists and turns, bomb, spy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
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 6.0
 15K
Parallels (2015)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An underground MMA fighter must confront his sister and his past in an adventure through parallel universes
Style: futuristic, suspense, intense, enigmatic, confusing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel universe, time travel, distopia, plot twist, teleportation, mystery, twists and turns, clones, family, time, survival, betrayal ...
Time: future
Place: california
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 6.5
 131K
Cliffhanger (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, France, Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A year after losing his friend in a tragic 4,000-foot fall, former ranger Gabe Walker and his partner, Hal, are called to return to the same peak to rescue a group of stranded climbers, only to learn the climbers are actually thieving hijackers who ...
Style: serious, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, intense ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: heist, climbing, rocky mountains, mountain climbing, snow, mountain, rescue, hostage, rock climbing, wilderness, survival, villain ...
Time: 20th century, future, 80s, 90s
Place: colorado
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The Bullwinkle Show (1961)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, feel good, light, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: time machine, squirrel, adventure, cold war, moose, goofy hero, buddies, partners, foreign agent, escapades, unlikely partners, uninhibited rivalry ...
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 7.5
 23K
Batman (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Batman is a 1960s American live action television series, based on the DC comic book character of the same name. It stars Adam West as Batman and Burt Ward as Robin — two crime-fighting heroes who defend Gotham City. It aired on ABC for three ...
Style: sitcom, exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, tv show, multiverse, love, estate, secret identity, heroes, gotham city, good versus evil, femme fatale, costumed hero, super villain ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey
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All Cheerleaders Die (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When tragedy rocks Blackfoot High, rebellious outsider Maddy Killian shocks the student body by joining the cheerleading squad. This decision drives a rift between Maddy and her ex-girlfriend Leena Miller — a loner who claims to practice the dark ...
Style: scary, humorous, suspenseful, psychological, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, witch, back from the dead, murder, teenage life, graphic violence, rivalry, youth, lesbian relationship, cheerleader, rape, man punching a woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Flowers in the Attic (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: After the sudden death of their father, four children face cruel treatment from their ruthless grandmother.
Style: sadistic, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: brother sister incest, mansion, incest, attic, child abuse, brother sister sex, locked in a room, abusive mother, incestuous sex, violent woman, captive, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s
Place: virginia
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 6.4
 4K
Fallen (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 81 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, touching, sentimental, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: angel, fallen angel, life turned upside down, supernatural, good versus evil, adventure, supernatural ability, heroes, young heroes, self discovery, foreknowledge, chosen one ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.8
 17K
Gypsy (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
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, erotic, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, double life, obsession, lesbian love, psychology, dark past, female protagonist, unrequited love, jealousy, lesbianism, therapist ...
Place: new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city ...
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 6.7
 2K
Stoked (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Stoked is a Canadian animated TV series produced by Fresh TV Inc. It is produced by Jennifer Pertsch and Tom McGillis and premiered on Teletoon on June 25, 2009. It airs on Teletoon in Canada and ABC3 in Australia, and formerly aired on Cartoon ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: surfing, friends, resort, longing, teenage life, youth, friendship, beach, escapades, rivalry, hotel, romance ...
Time: 2010s
Place: canada
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The Burning Dead (2015)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
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: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, scary ...
Plot: zombie, volcano, sheriff, curse, rescue, native american, mother daughter relationship, evacuation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, volcanic eruption, heroes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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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: suspense, scary, stylized, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: supernatural, zombie, satan, demon, devil, monster, antichrist, obsession, research, save the world, good versus evil, black magic ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
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The Shannara Chronicles (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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, captivating, serious, suspense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, magic, elf, good versus evil, demon, imaginary kingdom, betrayal, heroes, young heroes, evil, love triangle ...
Time: future
Place: san francisco
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Captain Celluloid vs. the Film Pirates (1966)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: Captain Celluloid battles the evil Master Duper and his criminal gang, the League of Film Pirates, who plan to hijack copies of classic films, copy them and sell them to desperate film collectors all over the world.
Style: parody, cliffhanger
Plot: bootlegging, masked man, damsel in distress, gang member, gang leader, tribute, henchman, held at gunpoint
Time: 60s
Place: new york
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Night of the Wild (2015)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A large meteor crashes into a quiet town, and pet dogs become mysteriously aggressive. attacking and killing the residents. Teenager Roslyn (Mays) and her old but faithful dog Shep are out camping when the attacks hit. Now separated by the chaos in ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: killer dog, animal attack, small town, dog, insanity, violence, camping, survival, death, killer animal, monster, pluto ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Sapphire & Steel (1979)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sapphire & Steel is a British television science-fiction fantasy series starring David McCallum as Steel and Joanna Lumley as Sapphire. Produced by ATV, it ran from 1979 to 1982 on the ITV network. The series was created by Peter J. Hammond who ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, gloomy, suspenseful ...
Plot: time loop, alien invasion, special agents, time travel, deadly creature, save the world, investigation, escapades, rivalry, good versus evil, adventure, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, future
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 7.0
 15K
Dallas (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The world's first mega-soap, and one of the most popular ever produced, Dallas had it all. Beautiful women, expensive cars, and men playing Monopoly with real buildings. Famous for one of the best cliffhangers in TV history, as the world asked ...
Style: serious, realistic, melancholic, non-linear, uplifting ...
Plot: family feud, mogul, oil industry, family relations, family business, ambition, hypocrisy, parents and children, rich and poor, uninhibited rivalry, couple relations, americana ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa, dallas texas, southern usa
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 7.9
 15K
Ergo Proxy (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Ergo Proxy is a science fiction suspense anime television series, produced by Manglobe, which premiered across Japan on 25 February 2006 on the WOWOW satellite network. It is directed by Shukō Murase, with screenplay by Dai Satō et al.. Ergo Proxy ...
Style: exciting, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: cyberpunk, androids and robots, society, murder, investigation, future dystopia, mysterious character, adventure, mystery, utopia, introspection, understanding ...
Time: future
Place: europe
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Don't Make Waves (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: New York tourist Tony Curtis falls asleep on a Southern California beach on his first night in the West and wakes up to The New Phantasmagoria--catamarans, surfers (including a dog), bodybuilders, acrobats, motorcycle chicken races, a nut fishing in ...
Style: sexy, erotic, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: surfing, beach, beach party, lust, island, gay, lgbtq, chiropractor, holiday, love and romance, romance, couples ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, venice california, venice beach california ...
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Code 7, Victim 5 (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A very special agent with a code that means: He Can Go All The Way
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, private detective, murder, mountain, mystery, rivalry, investigation, law enforcement, aging, criminal heroes, crimes, who done it ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: africa, south africa, germany, cape town south africa
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 7.6
 546
Broken Saints (2001)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 720 min.
TV show
Story: In the quiet corners of the globe, four strangers – a cynical American programmer, an aging Japanese priest, a troubled Arabic mercenary and a mysterious Fijian girl – receive a series of chilling apocalyptic visions. Desperate to understand ...
Style: serious, stylized, atmospheric, suspenseful, saga ...
Plot: conspiracy, mystery, destiny, religions or cults, creator, chaos, escapades, future dystopia, society, curses spells and rituals, apocalypse, spirituality ...
Place: japan
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