Bolt upright after nightmare movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant bolt upright after nightmare movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, suspense and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with bolt upright after nightmare, nightmare, death, murder, blood, storytelling, apology, husband wife relationship, danger and drinking alcohol plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as bolt upright after nightmare: You Should Have Left (2020), In Search of Fellini (2017), The Unspoken (2015), It Comes at Night (2017), Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), Tracks (2013), Bless Me, Ultima (2012), Marguerite (2015), I Am Michael (2015), Passengers (2016).

List of bolt upright after nightmare movies

You Should Have Left (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In an effort to repair their relationship, a couple books a vacation in the countryside for themselves and their daughter. What starts as a perfect retreat begins to fall apart as one loses their grip on reality, and a sinister force tries to tear ...
Plot: missing child, family life, jealous husband, time loop, nightmare, countryside, drowning, writers, father daughter relationship, murder, murderer, house ...
Place: wales
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In Search of Fellini (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lucy, a small-town girl from Ohio, discovers the delightfully bizarre films of legendary filmmaker Federico Fellini and sets off on a journey across Italy to find him.
Style: sentimental, captivating, scary
Plot: search, pursuit, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, escapades, hopes, journey, adventure, cinema, statue, x ray, goldfish ...
Time: year 1993
Place: venice, italy, ohio, cleveland ohio, rome italy
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 4.9
 2K
The Unspoken (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In 1997 the close-knit Anderson family vanished from their home without a trace. No bodies were ever found and no explanation satisfied curiosity. For 17 years the house has remained undisturbed...until now. This eerily expert frightener is further ...
Style: suspense, psychological, scary, suspenseful, macabre ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, murder, supernatural, death, family in danger, haunted by the past, exorcism, sibling relationship, paranormal investigation, danger, notoriety ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2004, year 1997
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It Comes at Night (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Secure within a desolate home as an unnatural threat terrorizes the world, a man has established a tenuous domestic order with his wife and son, but this will soon be put to test when a desperate young family arrives seeking refuge.
Style: suspense, rough, brutal, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: post apocalypse, pandemic, forest, fear, nightmare, paranoia, hopelessness, survival, murder, infected, family relations, desperation ...
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Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Nearly 10 years have passed since Sarah Connor was targeted for termination by a cyborg from the future. Now her son, John, the future leader of the resistance, is the target for a newer, more deadly terminator. Once again, the resistance has ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, androids and robots, cyborgs, future dystopia, time travel, save the world, post apocalypse, terminator, robot, artificial intelligence, chase, manhunt ...
Time: 90s, future, 20th century, 2020s, year 1995 ...
Place: los angeles, usa, california, united states
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 7.2
 28K
Tracks (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Accompanied only by her faithful dog and four camels, an Australian satisfies her craving for solitude by embarking on a solo trip across the desert from Alice Springs to the Indian Ocean.
Style: uplifting, touching, scenic, serious, inspirational ...
Plot: desert, wilderness, adventure, solitude, obsessive quest, adventurer, beautiful scenery, journey, camel, outback, self discovery, loneliness ...
Time: 70s, year 1977, 20th century, year 1976, year 1975 ...
Place: australia, africa
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Bless Me, Ultima (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a village in New Mexico, the life of young farm boy Antonio is dramatically changed when an old medicine woman joins his household. This affecting coming-of-age tale recounts Antonio's experiences to reveal the spiritual conflict in his ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, touching, disturbing
Plot: friendship, village, introspection, war, youth, elderly, social relations, village life, human nature, good versus evil, coming of age, fight ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1944
Place: new mexico, usa
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 7.0
 5K
Marguerite (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: France, Czech Republic, Belgium
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Paris in the 1920s. Marguerite Dumont is a wealthy woman with a passion for music and the opera. For years, she has performed regularly for a circle of guests. But Marguerite sings tragically out of tune and no one has ever told her. Her husband and ...
Style: light, humorous, captivating, sincere
Plot: opera, delusion, eccentricity, secret, money, fan, hypocrite, concert hall, singing, bad singing, unfaithful husband, concert ...
Time: 1920s, year 1915, post world war one
Place: paris france, france
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 5.6
 5K
I Am Michael (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The controversial true story of a gay activist who rejects his homosexuality and becomes a Christian pastor.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching, ambiguous ending
Plot: gay relationship, church, preacher, gender, introspection, society, gays and lesbians, gay, gay man straight woman relationship, conservatism, magazine editor, minister ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2007, year 1998, year 2002 ...
Place: usa, wyoming, colorado, san francisco
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 7.0
 348K
Passengers (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A spacecraft traveling to a distant colony planet and transporting thousands of people has a malfunction in its sleep chambers. As a result, two passengers are awakened 90 years early.
Style: futuristic, romantic, surprise ending, scenic, cerebral ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: outer space, love story, space station, isolation, space travel, spacecraft, survival, loneliness, trapped in space, passenger, destiny, moral dilemma ...
Time: future
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Something Wild (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young rape victim tries desperately to pick up the pieces of her life, only to find herself at the mercy of a would-be rescuer.
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, emotional
Plot: kidnapping, rape, rape victim, danger, life is a bitch, confined, sexual abuse, woman in danger, rapist, neighbor, father daughter relationship, cigar smoking ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Two Days, One Night (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sandra is a young woman who has only one weekend to convince her colleagues they must give up their bonuses in order for her to keep her job — not an easy task in this economy.
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, sincere, compassionate ...
Plot: injustice, depression, unemployment, workplace, employer employee relationship, human nature, workplace situations, moral dilemma, supportive coworker, unsupportive coworkers, working class, supportive spouse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: belgium, europe
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Silent Hill: Revelation 3D (2012)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Heather Mason and her father have been on the run, always one step ahead of dangerous forces that she doesn't fully understand, Now on the eve of her 18th birthday, plagued by horrific nightmares and the disappearance of her father, Heather ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, serious, scary, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mysterious place, supernatural, shopping mall, survival, female protagonist, occult ritual, ghost town, evil force, family relations, graphic violence, profanity, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portland oregon, west virginia
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 7.5
 9K
Tokyo Sonata (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, Netherlands, Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ryûhei Sasaki (Teruyuki Kagawa) is keeping a secret from his wife, Megumi (Kyôko Koizumi), and his two teenage sons. Even though he leaves the house every day, he's not really going to work. He's going to an employment office. He ...
Style: serious, touching, psychological, realistic, lyrical ...
Plot: family relations, job seeking, housewife, unemployment, pianist, layoff, alienation, rebellion, hopes, family secret, dysfunctional family, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, china, middle east
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 7.4
 91K
Take Shelter (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Plagued by a series of apocalyptic visions, a young husband and father questions whether to shelter his family from a coming storm, or from himself.
Style: disturbing, bleak, atmospheric, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: paranoia, mental illness, nervous breakdown, delusion, nightmare, fear, family relations, dreams, insanity, sanity, obsession, construction worker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1986, year 2011
Place: ohio, usa
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Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Years after the onset of the Clone Wars, the noble Jedi Knights lead a massive clone army into a galaxy-wide battle against the Separatists. When the sinister Sith unveil a thousand-year-old plot to rule the galaxy, the Republic crumbles and from ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, epic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, outer space, heroic mission, good versus evil, space opera, sword fight, star wars, warrior, cloning, space and aliens, space travel, space battle ...
Time: future, 2000s
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 6.4
 24K
Silver Bullet (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The small city of Tarker's Mill is startled by a series of sadistic murders. The population fears that this is the work of a maniac. During a search a mysterious, hairy creature is observed. This strange appearance is noticed once a month. ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, atmospheric, cult film ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: beast, werewolf, small town, danger, escapades, social relations, deadly, murder, transformation, dangerous animal, curfew, catholic priest ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1976
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The Two Faces of January (2014)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A thriller centered on a con artist, his wife, and a stranger who try to flee a foreign country after one of them is caught up in the murder of a private detective.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, romantic ...
Plot: murder, on the run, tour guide, private detective, cons and scams, crimes, crime, couples, criminal heroes, escapades, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: greece, europe, turkey, istanbul turkey, athens greece ...
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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Scott Pilgrim is a 23 year old Canadian slacker and wannabe rockstar who falls in love with an American delivery girl, Ramona V. Flowers, and must defeat her seven "evil exes" to be able to date her.
Style: stylized, surreal, comic, exciting, colourful ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: twentysomething life, stylized violence, musician, slacker, martial arts, music band, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, romance, dreams, magic realism, rock, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, montreal, montreal quebec
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Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence (1983)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, New Zealand, Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In 1942, British soldier Jack Celliers comes to a japanese prison camp. The camp is run by Yonoi, who has a firm belief in discipline, honour and glory. In his view, the allied prisoners are cowards when they chose to surrender instead of commiting ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, realistic, bleak, serious ...
Plot: pow, world war two, soldier, war, prisoner of war camp, war crime, captivity, anti war, strong violent content, military, confined, atrocity ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1936, year 1942 ...
Place: japan, asia, australia, indonesia, tokyo
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 5.7
 6K
Irresistible (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A wife and mother is consumed by the thought that her husband's co-worker is trying to win him away from her and their family.
Style: scary, serious, tense, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, infidelity, secret, paranoia, mentally unstable, crimes, fear, seduction, love and romance, stalking, mental illness, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: australia, kosovo, melbourne australia
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 7.7
 98K
Deliverance (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Intent on seeing the Cahulawassee River before it's turned into one huge lake, outdoor fanatic Lewis Medlock takes his friends on a river-rafting trip they'll never forget into the dangerous American back-country.
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: wilderness, hillbilly, adventure, rape, canoe, survival, friendship, survivor, danger, rescue, murder, hunting ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: georgia, usa, southern usa
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 8.3
 650K
Aliens (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: When Ripley's lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story, all contact is ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious, complex ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, alien, space and aliens, deadly creature, strong female character, space colony, evil alien, survival, human versus alien, outer space, space marine, mysterious planet ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 400,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.
Style: epic, biblical, stylized, harsh, captivating ...
Plot: ancient egypt, religion, prophet, bible, god, old testament, christianity, family relations, destiny, miraculous event, adventure, religions or cults ...
Time: ancient history, quarry
Place: holy land, egypt, middle east, israel
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 6.9
 3K
Eastern Boys (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: They come from all over Eastern Europe: Russia, Romania, Chechnya. They are Eastern boys. The oldest appear no more than 25; as for the youngest, there is no way of telling their age. They hang around the Gare du Nord train station in Paris. They ...
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, atmospheric
Plot: gay, strong sexual content, sexual relations, life is a bitch, prostitute, disorder, hustler, immigrants, illegal immigrant, friendship, father son relationship, middle aged man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
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The Most Wonderful Time of the Year (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Five-time Emmy nominee and Golden Globe winner Henry Winkler stars in The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, the story of what happens when you open your heart to the power of Christmas. Disenchanted single mom Jennifer Cullen (Brooke Burns) is a ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, single parent, against the odds, love affair, family life, eccentric family, family gatherings, disorder, couples, matchmaking, romance, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
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 6.6
 30K
The Immigrant (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In 1921 New York. an immigrant woman is tricked into a life of burlesque and vaudeville until a dazzling magician tries to save her and reunite her with her sister who is being held in the confines of Ellis Island.
Style: serious, captivating, atmospheric, emotional, harsh ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: immigrants, prostitution, family relations, confession, quarantine, american dream, love affair, society, exploitation, performance, exploit, survival ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s
Place: new york, poland, usa, manhattan new york city, latin america ...
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Manson, My Name Is Evil (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Perry, a sheltered chemical engineer, falls in love with Leslie, a former homecoming princess, when he becomes a jury member at her hippie death cult murder trial.
Style: realistic, semi serious, dark humor, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, gang, crimes, assassination, courtroom, adolescence vs adulthood, fall in love, life is a bitch, legal, deadly, homecoming ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
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 2.9
 391
Dark Reprieve (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two people Matt and Kate wake up in a closed down prison. They have no idea how they got there, or why they are there. In the prison they encounter several terrors as they look for an exit.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: prison, murder, danger, confined, captivity, deadly, electric chair, survival, violence, memory loss, supernatural, stranger ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: canada
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 4.4
 544
Left for Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Five frat boys are stalked by a machete wielding maniac, after they are involved in a horrifying Devil's Night accident.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: slasher, crimes, danger, psychopath, in the woods, deadly, stalking, masked killer, serial killer, maniac, murder, group of friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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