Subway movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant subway movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious, melancholic, atmospheric and stylized films and TV shows about / with subway, mentor, storytelling, catastrophe, dialogue, deadly, train, vengeance, murder and destiny plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as subway: Metro (2013), The Last Days (2013), Darkest Hour (2017), The Rats (2002), Money Train (1995), Raw Meat (1972), The Double (2013), Boy Wonder (2010), Short Walk to Daylight (1972), Exposed (2016).

List of subway movies

 6.6
 6K
Metro (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Terror strikes the underground train system in Moscow in the form of a flood from a collapsed tunnel. The film follows a diverse group of Moscow citizens who find themselves trapped in the city’s underground rail network, their train derailed and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, danger, survival, adventure, chaos and mayhem, love triangle, race against time, hysteria, chaos, tunnel, catastrophe, group of strangers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia
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The Last Days (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 2013; A mysterious epidemic spreads across the planet. Humanity develops an irrational fear of open spaces that causes instant death. Soon, the world population is trapped inside buildings. As Barcelona descends into chaos, Marc sets off on a quest ...
Style: psychological, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough
Plot: apocalypse, survival, tunnel, danger, chaos and mayhem, plague, deadly, confinement indoors, obsessive quest, epidemic, extinction, agoraphobia ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain, barcelona, barcelona spain
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 7.4
 122K
Darkest Hour (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A thrilling and inspiring true story begins on the eve of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill must face one of his most turbulent and defining trials: exploring a negotiated peace treaty with ...
Style: based on true events, suspense, serious, realistic, harsh
Plot: british history, prime minister, world war two, leader, politics, leadership, period piece, wartime, danger, secretary, husband wife relationship, dictator ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940
Place: england, france, europe
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 4.9
 2K
The Rats (2002)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense
Plot: rat, dangerous animal, survival, gory, deadly creature, danger, urban, hospital, experiment gone awry, isolation, power outage, subway ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 5.6
 35K
Money Train (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A vengeful New York transit cop decides to steal a trainload of subway fares; his foster brother, a fellow cop, tries to protect him.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, subway, train robbery, heist, buddies, cons and scams, sibling relationship, crime, crimes, dishonesty, partners, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.0
 3K
Raw Meat (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: There's something pretty grisly going on under London in the Tube tunnels between Holborn and Russell Square. When a top civil servant becomes the latest to disappear down there Scotland Yard start to take the matter seriously. Helping them are ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, british horror
Plot: serial killer, subway, slasher, cannibalism, train, rape, cannibal, inspector, gory, crimes, deadly, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, scotland yard, london
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 6.5
 42K
The Double (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An awkward office drone becomes increasingly unhinged after a charismatic and confident look-alike takes a job at his workplace and seduces the woman he desires.
Style: surreal, dark humor, bleak, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: surrealism, depression, suicide, wise man, elevator, office, apartment, subway, cemetery, doppelganger, identity crisis, shyness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.9
 8K
Boy Wonder (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young Brooklyn boy witnesses the brutal murder of his mother and grows up obsessed with finding her killer. Thus begins his life as a quiet, straight-A student by day and a self-appointed hero at night. But what is a real hero? And who decides ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pimp, crime, policewoman, prostitute, childhood trauma, violence, criminal, boxing gym, troubled teen, spouse abuse, vigilante, subway ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Short Walk to Daylight (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Eight people have to find their way out of a New York subway after being trapped following an earthquake.
Plot: subway, escape, trapped, earthquake, railway, flood, drug addict, gas leak
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 4.3
 11K
Exposed (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After witnessing a miracle, a young Latina woman experiences strange things as a police detective searches for the truth behind his partner's death.
Plot: angel, subway, rape, manslaughter, police corruption, illegal drugs, butcher, spirit, rosary, pregnant woman, ring, rape victim ...
Place: new york, iraq
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 4.4
 245
Footsteps (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young man called Andrew is forced to endure a bitter encounter with a man known as the Cameraman, who enjoys filming beatings, murders and rapes in an abandoned underpass.
Plot: knife, beating, video camera, violence, blood, hospital, mask, subway, coma, depression, cameraman, train station ...
Place: england
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 6.5
 3K
Beat Street (1984)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aspiring DJ, from the South Bronx, and his best friend, a promoter, try to get into show business by exposing people to hip-hop music and culture.
Style: serious, realistic, harsh, talky, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, dance, subway, breakdance, graffiti, music, musician's life, college, artists and showbiz, disc jockey, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, tokyo, california ...
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 5.9
 3K
Turk 182! (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After New York City firefighter Terry Lynch is unable to receive any compensation for an injury incurred during the off-duty rescue of a young girl, he grows suicidal. Furious, his brother Jimmy attempts to have Mayor Tyler intervene, but the ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: politics, bridge, subway, graffiti, mayor, firefighter, underdog, righting the wronged, bar, drinking, police, scandal ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
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 6.8
 2K
Junk Mail (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Dimwitted, somewhat misanthropic Oslo mail carrier Roy's quiet life changes dramatically on the day he steals a set of keys and lets himself into the apartment of a deaf woman who seems to be in trouble with a psychotic criminal. Though he ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: anti hero, torpedo, subway, drug addict, postman, false identity, beating, peeping tom, hidden money, anti heroes, murder, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, norway
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Shadow Zone: The Undead Express (1996)
Genre: Drama, Family, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A teen obsessed with horror films befriends a vampire who leads him to a whole coven of vampires that hide beneath the New York subways.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, offbeat
Plot: vampire, subway, friendship, supernatural ability, train, young heroes, teenage life, youth, supernatural, best friends, ghost, obsession ...
Place: new york
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 8.1
 41K
My Sassy Girl (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Based on a series of true stories posted by Ho-sik Kim on the Internet describing his relationship with his girlfriend. These were later transformed into a best-selling book and the movie follows the book closely. It describes the meeting of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: young lovers, opposites attract, unlikely couple, stranger, student, subway, romance, birthday, destiny, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, seoul
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While You Were Sleeping (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A love story built on a misunderstanding. A transit worker pulls commuter Peter off the tracks after he's mugged. But while he's in a coma, his family mistakenly thinks she's Peter's fiancée, and she doesn't correct them. ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, sweet, light, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: coma, fall in love, love triangle, romance, disorder, christmas, love and romance, love affair, mistaken identity, sibling relationship, memory loss, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
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 5.4
 65K
Volcano (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An earthquake shatters a peaceful Los Angeles morning and opens a fissure deep into the earth, causing lava to start bubbling up. As a volcano begins forming in the La Brea Tar Pits, the director of the city's emergency management service, Mike ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: race against time, catastrophe, lava, subway, volcano, danger, tunnel, adventure, save the day, forces of nature, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, iceland, antarctica ...
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 7.0
 233K
Underworld (2003)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Hungary
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Vampires and werewolves have waged a nocturnal war against each other for centuries. But all bets are off when a female vampire warrior named Selene, who's famous for her strength and werewolf-hunting prowess, becomes smitten with a ...
Style: gothic, serious, scary, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural ability, supernatural romance, forbidden love, supernatural, werewolf, immortality, imaginary, escapades, power relations, shooting, subway ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: budapest, budapest hungary
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 6.8
 38K
Swimming Pool (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the middle of this amusing thriller is a relationship between two different types of females, one is a well know British author and the other is a sex-crazed French teen. The two get into some relationship trouble while living together in this ...
Style: sexual, suspense, atmospheric, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: murder, writing, self discovery, subway, swimming pool, countryside, writer's life, fondling, midlife crisis, women, swimming, repression ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, london
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 6.6
 12K
Subway (1985)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Fred, a raffish safe blower, takes refuge in the Paris Metro after being chased by the henchmen of a shady businessman from whom he has just stolen some documents. While hiding out in the back rooms and conduits of the Metro, Fred encounters a ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: blackmail, subway, train, safecracker, crimes, chase, music band, culture clash, socialite, metropolis, criminal, punk band ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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A Stranger Is Watching (1982)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three years after Steve Peterson's wife, Nina, was murdered in front of their 11 year old daughter Julie, she and his new girlfriend Sharon Martin are kidnapped by the same killer, the psychotic Artie Taggart. Imprisoning them in a bunker below ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, suspense ...
Plot: kidnapping, psychopathic killer, subway, rape, murder, psychopath, investigation, crime, serial killer, urban, mind game, little girl ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city
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From Subway with Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This romantic comedy presents a story of two women, twenty-year-old Laura, an editor at a woman’s weekly, and her widowed mother, a translator-interpreter named Jana. The two of them tirelessly seek Mr. Right. Having once lived through an intense ...
Plot: vacation, love, love letter, subway, hairdresser, widow, translator, grandmother, parachuting, neighbor, journalist, female chauvinism ...
Place: czech republic
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Reconstruction (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Late one evening Alex suddenly abandons his girlfriend, Simone, to pursue the beautiful Aimee. In his encounter with Aimee time and place dissolve for him and he becomes a stranger to Simone, to whom he cannot return.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, clever, serious, realistic ...
Plot: love affair, hotel, destructive relationship, subway, love, romance, urban, life turned upside down, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfillment, losing-it hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, copenhagen denmark, tokyo
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Paris, I Love You (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Germany, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Olivier Assayas, Gus Van Sant, Wes Craven and Alfonso Cuaron are among the 20 distinguished directors who contribute to this collection of 18 stories, each exploring a different aspect of Parisian life. The colourful characters in this drama include ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, semi serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: tourist, looking for love, loneliness, subway, romance, vampire, cowboy, running, dating, human nature, french, new love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france, montmartre paris
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 6.5
 50K
Night Watch (2004)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Among normal humans live the "Others" possessing various supernatural powers. They are divided up into the forces of light and the forces of the dark, who signed a truce several centuries ago to end a devastating battle. Ever since, the ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: witch, vampire, good versus evil, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, russian, human becomes animal, apocalypse, destiny, airplane, blood, owl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, year 1992, 2000s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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 6.2
 95K
Mirrors (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Romania, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An ex-cop and his family are the target of an evil force that is using mirrors as a gateway into their home.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, family in danger, hallucination, evil, possession, investigation, medication, schizophrenia, uncover truth, store, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania
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Loose Cannons (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mac, the two fisted savy cop finds that he's being saddled with a new partner, a known burn out, to work with him on a new and difficult case. The new partner is, Ellis, an amazing detective, one who puts Sherlock Holmes to shame with his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: german, helicopter, subway, police investigation, amateur detective, crime, buddies, murder, master criminal, odd couple, partners against crime, reluctant partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, germany, usa
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 7.7
 175K
Run Lola Run (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Lola receives a phone call from her boyfriend Manni. He lost 100,000 DM in a subway train that belongs to a very bad guy. She has 20 minutes to raise this amount and meet Manni. Otherwise, he will rob a store to get the money. Three different ...
Style: stylized, clever, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: destiny, running, chases and races, race against time, money, nun, ambulance, casino, subway, supermarket, self sacrifice, heroine ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe
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 7.7
 22K
Control (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hungary
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A tale about a strange young man, Bulcsú, his fellow inspectors, who are all without exception likeable characters, a rival ticket inspection team, and racing along the tracks... And a tale about love.
Style: dark humor, surreal, atmospheric, stylized, psychological ...
Plot: train, subway, serial killer, rivalry, passenger, mystery, underground, professor, buddies, workplace, social misfits, mind game ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hungary, europe, budapest, budapest hungary
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