Isolated community movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant isolated community movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, scary, serious, tense and cult film films and TV shows about / with isolated community, danger, supernatural, small town, crimes, death, cult, violence, isolation and corpse plots mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as isolated community: Midsommar (2019), The Sacrament (2013), The Wicker Man (1973), Beast (2017), Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs (2014), Marvel's Inhumans (2017), Jug Face (2013), Colonia (2015), American Zombie (2007), Flu (2013).

List of isolated community movies

 7.1
 321K
Midsommar (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 148 min.
Story: A young couple travels to Sweden to visit their friend’s rural hometown and attend its mid-summer festival. What begins as an idyllic retreat quickly descends into an increasingly violent and bizarre competition at the hands of a pagan cult.
Style: disturbing, rough, psychedelic, brutal, suspense ...
Plot: ritual, cult, paganism, religious cult, emotional breakdown, isolated community, sacrifice, burned alive, nervous breakdown, grief, drugs, female protagonist ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: sweden, new york, europe, scandinavia, eastern europe
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 6.1
 19K
The Sacrament (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A fashion photographer is traveling to meet his sister at Eden Parish. Once there, his friends begin to film interviews with the Eden Parish inhabitants, all of whom speak of the commune in glowing terms. However, they soon discover that there is a ...
Style: scary, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, macabre ...
Plot: cult, brainwashing, cult leader, isolation, religions or cults, isolated community, religion, found footage, mass suicide, manipulation, murder, massacre ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, brooklyn new york city
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 7.5
 82K
The Wicker Man (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Police sergeant Neil Howie is called to an island village in search of a missing girl whom the locals claim never existed. Stranger still, however, are the rituals that take place there.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, scary, twist ending, suspenseful ...
Plot: cult, religion, ritual, disappearance, secret society, paganism, investigation, female nudity, human sacrifice, temptation, sacrifice, police ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: scotland, europe, united kingdom, scottish highlands
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 6.8
 14K
Beast (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A troubled woman living in an isolated community finds herself pulled between the control of her oppressive family and the allure of a secretive outsider suspected of a series of brutal murders.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, captivating, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: island, serial killer, mother daughter relationship, hunting, suspicion, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dark past, isolated community, beach, sea, nightmare, loner ...
Time: 20th century
Place: britain
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Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Cult leader Warren Jeffs rises to power in the polygamist Mormon sect once headed by his late father, but some of his wives fight back to bring him to justice. Based on a true story.
Style: thought provoking, factual, serious, rough, emotional
Plot: mormon, forced sex, prison, true crime, isolated community, lifetime, religious fanatic, sex scandal, rape, sexual abuse, scandal, violence ...
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Paranormal Activity: Next of Kin (2021)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Margot, a documentary filmmaker, heads to a secluded Amish community in the hopes of learning about her long-lost mother and extended family. Following a string of strange occurrences and discoveries, she comes to realize this community may not be ...
Style: scary, suspense, psychotronic, tense, bleak ...
Plot: found footage, ghost, supernatural, paranormal activity, paranormal phenomena, animal sacrifice, paranormal, devil worship, demonic possession, isolated community, cult, community ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Marvel's Inhumans (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After the Royal Family of Inhumans is splintered by a military coup, they barely escape to Hawaii where their surprising interactions with the lush world and humanity around them may prove to not only save them, but Earth itself.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, entertaining, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, supernatural power, teleportation, moon, friendship, betrayal, crimes, family, alien, super strength, brother brother relationship, isolated community ...
Time: 2010s
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 5.2
 7K
Jug Face (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The pit has spoken. Dawai, the potter of a backwoods community, has crafted a face on a ceramic jug of the person that the pit wants sacrificed. Ada, pregnant with her brother’s child, has seen her face on the jug and hides it in the woods, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: incest, human sacrifice, religions or cults, misogyny, pregnancy, deal with the devil, society, woman in danger, destiny, curses spells and rituals, forest, forbidden love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.0
 54K
Colonia (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany, France, Luxembourg, UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young woman's desperate search for her abducted boyfriend that draws her into the infamous Colonia Dignidad, a sect nobody ever escaped from.
Style: suspense, psychological, atmospheric, harsh, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cult, religious fanatic, kidnapping, torture chamber, religion, escape, torture, prison, survival, genocide, abuse, love ...
Time: 70s, year 1973
Place: chile, germany, south america, new jersey, latin america
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American Zombie (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Documents the daily lives of a small community of the living deceased who make their home in Los Angeles.
Style: satirical, humorous, disturbing, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, living dead, found footage, satire, social problems, isolated community, walking dead, society, life is a bitch, everyday life, zombie outbreak, zombie attack ...
Place: los angeles
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 6.6
 14K
Flu (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Infected through the respiratory system, there is a new kind of disease that kills in 36 hours once infected. The people of the city struggle to survive this. The worst epidemic ever seen is sweeping through Bundang, the suburb of Seoul. After ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: epidemic, deadly virus, quarantine, infected, virus, plague, disaster, survival, chaos, infection, pandemic, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea, asia
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 5.4
 13K
Cuck (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Ronnie is a young white male, struggling with the pressures of life. He’s unemployed, rejected from the military for being mentally unstable, and lives at home with his ailing and nagging mother. Ronnie finds an outlet for his frustration online. ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, captivating, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: male nudity, racism, death, loneliness, crimes, hotel, violence, society, isolated community, love interest, social isolation, isolation ...
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 5.2
 32K
The Bad Batch (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In a desert wasteland in Texas, a muscled cannibal breaks one important rule: don’t play with your food.
Style: captivating, suspense, exciting, tense, scary ...
Plot: distopia, exile, post apocalypse, amputation, cannibalism, desert, cult leader, kidnapping, hallucinogenic drug, cannibal, outcast, surrealism ...
Time: future
Place: austin texas
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 3.7
 69K
The Wicker Man (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico, Canada, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A sheriff investigating the disappearance of a young girl from a small island discovers there's a larger mystery to solve among the island's secretive, neo-pagan community.
Style: suspense, psychological, scary, twist ending, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, religions or cults, isolation, island, missing child, twists and turns, secret place, bee, graphic violence, chase, betrayal, commune ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
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Island of Terror (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A small island community is overrun with creeping, blobbish, tentacled monsters which liquefy and digest the bones from living creatures. The community struggles to fight back.
Style: psychotronic, macabre, slasher, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: monster, island, isolation, creature, tentacle, laboratory, desert island, exploitation, radioactivity, amputation, cattle, medical research ...
Time: 60s
Place: ireland, japan
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 6.2
 19K
Dagon (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A boating accident off the coast of Spain sends Paul and his girlfriend Barbara to the decrepit fishing village of Imboca. As night falls, people start to disappear and things not quite human start to appear. Paul is pursued by the entire town. ...
Style: atmospheric, suspense, scary, surprise ending, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: curses spells and rituals, monster, chase, supernatural, small town, mutant, nightmare, sacrifice, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fishing village, suicide, loss of loved one ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, galicia, europe
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The Dark Valley (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Through a hidden path a lone rider reaches a little town high up in the Alpes. Nobody knows where the stranger comes from, nor what he wants there. But everyone knows that they don't want him to stay.
Style: serious, tense, stylized, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: village, mysterious character, winter, crimes, rivalry, isolation, under the surface, snow, revenge, vengeance, world war two, civil war ...
Time: 19th century
Place: alps, europe
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 7.1
 140K
Tremors (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hick handymen Val McKee and Earl Bassett can barely eke out a living in the Nevada hamlet of Perfection, so they decide to leave town -- despite an admonition from a shapely seismology coed who's picking up odd readings on her equipment. Before ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, entertaining, humorous, suspense ...
Audience: kids, date night, boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, desert, creature feature, survival, deadly creature, small town, death, mutant, rescue, stranded, human versus monster, creature ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: nevada, usa
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 5.9
 6K
Rock Dog (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: China, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a radio falls from the sky into the hands of a wide-eyed Tibetan Mastiff, he leaves home to fulfill his dream of becoming a musician, setting into motion a series of completely unexpected events.
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, light, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dog, rock, cat, village, musician, father son relationship, inspiration, fame, adventure, music, success, chase ...
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The Beast Within (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the beginning of the movie you see a woman getting raped by a man-creature of some sort. The movie takes place years later when the child that was a result of that rape is on the rampage looking for a girl to rape to start the process all over ...
Style: suspenseful, psychotronic, serious, rough, sexy ...
Plot: rape, sexual abuse, raped by monster, mutant, monster, mutation, supernatural, dangerous animal, violence spree, youth, teenage life, swamp ...
Time: 80s
Place: mississippi, usa
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Southern Comfort (1981)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A squad of National Guards on an isolated weekend exercise in the Louisiana swamp must fight for their lives when they anger local Cajuns by stealing their canoes. Without live ammunition and in a strange country, their experience begins to mirror ...
Style: atmospheric, exciting, suspenseful, bleak, gothic ...
Plot: wilderness, survival, swamp, backwoods, vietnam war, soldier, murder, jungle, disaster, violence, gunfight, paranoia ...
Time: 70s
Place: louisiana, california, texas, usa, southern usa ...
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The Moonlight Sonata (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A female fashion model Anni Stark takes leave from the fashion business and goes to Finland's Lapland for a vacation. Little does she know that there's a totally lunatic bunch of local hillbillies living in a nearby farmhouse. The plot ...
Style: slasher, cult film
Plot: snow, backwoods, fashion model, stalker, isolated place, winter, cabin in the woods, crazy, periphery, mentally challenged person, store, isolated community ...
Time: 80s
Place: finland
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 5.8
 121
Venus Peter (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Produced for Scottish television, Venus Peter was financed by the Orkney Islands Council. The title character is transformed into a "sea child" when he is baptized with salt water. Though his family tries hard to accustom him to life on ...
Style: touching, semi autobiographical, cult film
Plot: grandfather, fisherman, whale, dream, animal cruelty, childhood, grandfather grandson relationship, child protagonist, fishing village, teacher student relationship, individualism, female nudity ...
Time: 1940s
Place: scotland
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 5.8
 953
Bluebird (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a freezing January evening, school bus driver Lesley completes her route, but her final inspection abruptly ends when a bluebird comes into view. What happens next shakes her small Maine logging town, proving that even the slightest actions have ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: isolation, winter, family problems, family in crisis, single parent, youth, drug abuse, working class, teenage life, parents and children, dysfunctional family, bus ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
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 5.3
 5K
Sacrifice (2016)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Germany, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sacrifice is the story of consultant surgeon, Tora Hamilton, who moves with her husband, Duncan, to the remote Shetland Islands, 100 miles off the north-east coast of Scotland. Deep in the peat soil around her new home, Tora discovers the body of a ...
Style: suspense, scary, enigmatic, dark, demonic
Plot: secret society, pregnancy, investigation, husband wife relationship, murder, legend, miscarriage, secret, island, police, wanting a baby, amateur sleuth ...
Place: scotland
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 6.1
 553
The People (1972)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A young woman is assigned to teach school in a secluded valley whose inhabitants appear stern, secretive and anti-pleasure. Following two children who disappear to play in the woods, she finds that this is actually a community of extraterrestrials ...
Style: semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: school, teacher, alien, telekinesis, failed pilot, distopia, levitation, space and aliens, benign alien, small town life, isolation, small town ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona
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 4.7
 2K
Wyvern (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The residents of a small Alaskan town find themselves under attack by a flying reptile known in medieval mythology as a Wyvern. It has thawed from its ancient slumber by melting icecaps caused by global warming.
Style: bleak, stylized, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dragon, global warming, heroes, adventure, deadly creature, legends and myths, monster, chaos, creature feature, killer animal, ogre, creature ...
Place: alaska, usa
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Dorothy Mills (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When a gloomy, God-fearing island community is rocked by the murder of a young child, a psychologist is called in to examine Dorothy Mills, the teenager accused of the crime. Despite the villagers' resistance, the therapist soon suspects that ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: psychiatrist, supernatural, afterlife, mystery, social relations, teenage life, mental illness, supernatural ability, babies and infants, clergy, creepy child, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe
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The Grand Seduction (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A small fishing village must procure a local doctor to secure a lucrative business contract. When unlikely candidate and big city doctor Paul Lewis lands in their lap for a trial residence, the townsfolk rally together to charm him into staying. As ...
Style: semi serious, inspirational, scenic, light, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town, con trick, white lie, small village, manipulation, adultery, idealism, love story, love, morality, runaway, race issues ...
Time: 21st century, 50s, contemporary
Place: england, newfoundland, canada
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 5.2
 90
Marker (2005)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In an isolated small town in the Pacific Northwest, Sylvia's teenaged life of juggling two boyfriends and an overprotective father is turned upside down when she discovers she has a bizarre virus which has randomly plagued the women in her ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, small town, supernatural, survival, self discovery, teenage love, society, life is a bitch, social misfits, youth, mutant, family relations ...
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