Abrupt ending movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant abrupt ending movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic, sexy and weird films and TV shows about / with abrupt ending, murder, brutality, nudity (full frontal - brief), death, female nudity, dishonesty, chase, violence and deadly plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Horror genres shot in USA, UK, China and other countries.
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abrupt ending movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as abrupt ending: Animal World (2018), The Covenant (2017), A Minute's Silence (2016), Taste of Cherry (1997), Midnight (1982), Among Friends (2012), Alice (1990), Mom And Dad (2017), Dead Awake (2016), Spring (2014).

List of abrupt ending movies

 6.4
 5K
Animal World (2018)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Drifting aimlessly through life, Kaisi (Li Yi Feng) has racked up debts of several million having borrowed money from his friends. Lured with the promise of writing it all off, Kaisi leaves his ailing mother and childhood sweetheart Qing (Zhou ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, surprise ending, disturbing
Audience: family outing
Plot: rock paper scissors, most dangerous game, superhero, monster, game, sick mother, redemption, gambling, video game, deception, daydreamer, mathematics ...
Time: contemporary
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 4.8
 3K
The Covenant (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the tragic deaths of her husband and daughter, Sarah Doyle moves back to her childhood home with her estranged brother, Richard. It's not long before Sarah begins to experience supernatural phenomena of a violent and hostile nature.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, bleak, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sex with brother, demon rape, possession, demon, incest, brother sister sex, evil force, isolation, sex with sister, brother sister incest, deception, doctor ...
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A Minute's Silence (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Denmark
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A minute's silence is being observed in the grammar school of Hirtshafen, a small fishing town on the Baltic shore - in memory of Stella Petersen, the school's young English teacher. For one of her students, however, Stella was more than a ...
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: teacher student sex, older woman younger man relationship, teacher student romance, teacher student relationship, first love, older woman younger man sex, first sexual experience, sex scene, first time, tragic love, teenage sexuality, forbidden love ...
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To the Forest of Firefly Lights (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
Story: One hot summer day a little girl gets lost in an enchanted forest of the mountain god where spirits reside. A young boy appears before her, but she cannot touch him for fear of making him disappear. And so a wondrous adventure awaits...
Style: exciting, touching, captivating, sincere, art house ...
Plot: spirit, friendship, childhood, forest, supernatural, japanese mythology, folklore, love, little girl, nature, slice of life, adventure ...
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Taste of Cherry (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A middle-aged Tehranian man, Mr. Badii is intent on killing himself and seeks someone to bury him after his demise. Driving around the city, the seemingly well-to-do Badii meets with numerous people, including a Muslim student, asking them to take ...
Style: art house, road movie, bleak, sincere, atmospheric ...
Plot: suicide, car, existentialism, death, muslim, desert, art, loneliness, small town, greed, relationships, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s
Place: iran, tokyo, tehran iran, middle east, tehran
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 4.9
 1K
Midnight (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A teenage girl runs away from home because police officer/stepfather puts the moves on her. Hitchhiking to California, she's picked up by two guys who are also traveling cross-country. Along the way, they decide to camp out in the woods and run ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, satanic, cult film, demonic
Plot: backwoods, dead mother, satanist, racism, occult, satanic cult, serial killer, teenager, redneck, ghost, impersonation, abrupt ending ...
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh
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Among Friends (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A twisted horror about a dinner party gone wrong. Set against an 80s backdrop, the good time takes a dark turn when one in the group hijacks the evening in an attempt to help the others come clean about their secret betrayals against one ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, erotic, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dinner party, murder, psychopath, haunted by the past, uncover truth, crimes, dishonesty, betrayal, best friends, isolation, dinner, bad girl ...
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 6.6
 14K
Alice (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Alice Tate, mother of two, with a marriage of 16 years, finds herself falling for the handsome sax player, Joe. Stricken with a backache, she consults Dr. Yang, an oriental herbalist who realizes that her problems are not related to her back, but in ...
Style: thought provoking, unusual plot structure, melancholic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: self discovery, infidelity, magic, female protagonist, invisible man, magic realism, identity crisis, bored housewife, dysfunctional family, fantasy world, supernatural, justice ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
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 5.5
 24K
Mom And Dad (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A teenage girl and her little brother must survive a wild 24 hours during which a mass hysteria of unknown origin causes parents to turn violently on their own kids.
Style: suspense, scary, bloody, slasher, suspenseful ...
Plot: pandemic, teenager, parents, husband wife relationship, sibling relationship, brother sister relationship, neighbor, brother, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, murder ...
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 4.6
 3K
Dead Awake (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Kate Bowman (Jocelin Donahue) is an average social worker who is investigating in the mysterious deaths of people who died in their sleep. Shortly before their deaths, the victims all reported a supernatural force that appeared to them while they ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, creature, social worker, sleeping, nightmare, sudden death, exorcism, paranormal, victim, demon, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.7
 29K
Spring (2014)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A young man in a personal tailspin flees the US to Italy, where he sparks up a romance with a woman harboring a dark, primordial secret.
Style: scary, atmospheric, sexy, enigmatic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: dangerous attraction, monster, mysterious woman, romance, immortality, love, transformation, supernatural, small town, magic realism, runaway, life & death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, new jersey, rome italy, naples italy, california
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 6.1
 44K
Last Knights (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA, South Korea, Czech Republic
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When an evil emperor executes their leader, his band of knights – bound by duty and honour – embarks on a journey of vengeance that will not come to an end until they've destroyed their mortal foe.
Style: exciting, serious, visually appealing, bad ending, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: medieval, sword fight, warrior, vengeance, knight, king arthur, revenge, adventure, emperor, corrupt, mythology, happy ending ...
Time: middle ages, future, 18th century
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The Bunny Game (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A prostitute looking for her next meal hitches a ride with a trucker that leaves her praying for her next breath.
Style: disturbing, sadistic, rough, bloody, suspense ...
Plot: sadism, prostitute, perversity, misogyny, torture, sexual cruelty, violence, sexual torture, sex, captivity, torturer, sadist ...
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Chloe, A to Z (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: When 22-year-old Chloe is left with an unexpected pregnancy after a sexy date, she must face her secret past to move into an uncertain future. Torn between her choices, her friends influence her difficult decision: abortion or adoption.
Style: mumblecore
Plot: abrupt ending, male female relationship, restaurant, painting, nostalgia, pregnancy, abortion, adoption, subway, cell phone, one night stand, waitress ...
Place: new york, coney island brooklyn new york city
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 5.6
 12K
Dread (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three college students set out to document what other people dread most.
Style: disturbing, psychological, scary, surprise ending, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: fear, violence, manipulation, torture, college student, held captive, psychopath, childhood trauma, human nature, social relations, mind game, nightmare ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 5.5
 323
Discreet (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Africa
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Monique, a high class escort, has always been able to give her clients exactly what they want, while clean cut Thomas has always been exactly what everyone has expected. But tonight Thomas' curiosity is going to get the better of him while ...
Plot: escort, romance, sexual desire, faith, choir, love, woman urinating, wealth, nervousness, religion, abrupt ending, breakup ...
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 7.7
 4K
Love of Siam (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Two young boys are best friends living quiet family lives in Bangkok. Their lives are disrupted when one boy's older sister goes missing on a jungle trip. The shattered family moves away, separating the boys. Years later, now in their late ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, atmospheric, sexy ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: gays and lesbians, lgbt, gay love, missing person, gay, loss of child, musician, sexual tension, friendship, lgbtq, self discovery, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand, asia
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 6.1
 19K
Swing Vote (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In a remarkable turn of events, the result of the presidential election comes down to one man's vote.
Style: humorous, political, touching, satirical, light ...
Plot: politics, election, presidential election, small town, single father, idealism, political campaign, state affairs, parents and children, media, campaign, working class ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: new mexico, usa, california, albuquerque new mexico, mexico
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Alita: Battle Angel (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set several centuries in the future, the abandoned Alita is found in the scrapyard of Iron City by Ido, a compassionate cyber-doctor who takes the unconscious cyborg Alita to his clinic. When Alita awakens, she has no memory of who she is, nor does ...
Style: exciting, captivating, futuristic, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: cyberpunk, female protagonist, distopia, cyborgs, female warrior, post apocalypse, tough girl, woman fights a man, martial arts, strong female lead, nanotechnology, bounty hunter ...
Time: future, near future
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 5.2
 833
Hangman (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Death by noose. A nasty way to die if you're not dropped from a length, but instead just had the support kicked from beneath you. A series of murders like this is taking place, linked to a net-based game of 'Hangman', the words of ...
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, rough, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, police investigation, police detective, psychopath, mysterious character, mind game, mystery, track down, dangerous attraction, false accusation, frame up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Let the Devil Wear Black (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man comes face-to-face with personal treachery after suspecting that his father may have been murdered.
Style: psychological, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, erotic ...
Plot: murder, betrayal, dishonesty, investigation, crimes, family relations, couples, dealing with death, parents and children, college, student, making love ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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The Last Seduction (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Looking to escape her unhappy marriage, villainous femme fatale Bridget Gregory (Linda Fiorentino) convinces her husband, Clay (Bill Pullman), to sell cocaine, then steals the profits and runs out on him. She stops in a small town en route to ...
Style: sexy, erotic, neo noir, sexual, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, small town, betrayal, crimes, private detective, murder, seduction, fatal attraction, infidelity, manipulation, greed, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, california, usa, miami, boston ...
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 6.7
 11K
Obsession (1976)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: New Orleans businessman Michael Courtland’s life is shattered when his wife and daughter are tragically killed in a botched kidnap rescue attempt. Many years later whilst visiting Italy he meets and falls in in love with Sandra Portinari, who ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: obsession, crimes, kidnapping, twists and turns, chase, ransom, dangerous attraction, mistaken identity, disorder, incestuous relationship, rescue, missing person ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1959, year 1975, 50s
Place: usa, new orleans, italy, europe, los angeles ...
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Horror of the Zombies (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a pair of models go missing from a boat, a rescue party discover an empty galleon carrying the coffins of the long dead Knights Templar. The rescue party board the galleon and then discover their own boat has vanished. The survivors struggle ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, macabre ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost ship, zombie, survival, isolation, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults, woman in danger, walking dead, supernatural power, sea, undead ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: spain, europe
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 6.8
 10K
Harper (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Harper is a cynical private eye in the best tradition of Bogart. He even has Bogie's Baby hiring him to find her missing husband, getting involved along the way with an assortment of unsavory characters and an illegal-alien smuggling ring.
Style: neo noir, suspense, cynical, enigmatic, psychological ...
Plot: private detective, murder, mystery, crimes, missing person, twists and turns, investigation, uncover truth, dishonesty, kidnapping, ransom, private investigator ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, las vegas, los angeles
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 6.2
 842
The Money Trap (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A cop turns to crime to keep his spoiled sexy young wife happy. When the money starts coming in his partner was in on the action.
Style: neo noir, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: gangsters, burglary, dirty cop, disorder, tough law enforcer, fighting the system, crimes, crime gone awry, law enforcement, dishonesty, life is a bitch, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
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 5.0
 118
The Insolent (1973)
Genre: Action
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Having escaped from prison Ristack contacts his partner, to organize an attack on a van full of gold. The heist goes well but each man is trying to keep all the loot for himself...
Plot: prison escape, murder, heist, brothel, bartender, abrupt ending, motorcycle stunt, gunfight, gangsters, turkish bath, revenge killing, private club ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
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 6.6
 485K
Venom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Eddie Brock acquires the powers of a symbiote, he will have to release his alter-ego "Venom" to save his life.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: superhero, humanity, alien life-form, alien monster, supernatural power, alien, super villain, super powers, experiment gone awry, crimes, experiment, good versus evil ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san francisco, malaysia
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The Single Girls (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A group of men and women travel to a Carribean resort to discover themselves sexually but unfortunately one of them has also discovered that they like to murder people too.
Style: slasher, sexy, cult film
Plot: serial killer, woman with a gun, sexploitation, vacation, axe murder, murder, lesbianism, sexual promiscuity, psychoanalysis, attack, whodunit, female nudity ...
Time: 70s
Place: caribbean
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Sentimental Education (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Sentimental Education centers on the unique relationship between Áurea, a lonely 40 year old teacher, and a young man she has just met by chance – one of these encounters which mythology and literature are full of. A delicate soul who finds ...
Style: serious, stylized, atmospheric, emotional, touching ...
Plot: forbidden love, implied incest, love and romance, teachers and students, older woman teenage boy relationship, friendship, spirituality, stream of consciousness, mother son relationship, sexual deviant, affair, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil
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