Elevator shaft movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant elevator shaft movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, serious, suspenseful, exciting, intense and surprise ending films and TV shows about / with elevator shaft, elevator, chase, murder, danger, violence, death, blood, deadly and pistol plots mostly in Thriller, Action and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, Italy, Netherlands and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as elevator shaft: St. Ives (1976), Die Hard (1988), Alien Hunter (2003), The Hoarder (2015), Critters 3 (1991), Diva (1981), The Real McCoy (1993), The Belko Experiment (2016), Screamers (1995), The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984).

List of elevator shaft movies

 6.4
 2K
St. Ives (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A dabbler-in-crime and his assistant hire an ex-police reporter to recover some stolen papers.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mystery, gunfight, elevator shaft, swimming pool, chase, murder, criminal heroes, crime, police investigation, machine gun, master criminal, betrayal ...
Time: 70s
Place: beverly hills
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 8.2
 711K
Die Hard (1988)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: NYPD cop, John McClane's plan to reconcile with his estranged wife is thrown for a serious loop when minutes after he arrives at her office, the entire building is overtaken by a group of terrorists. With little help from the LAPD, wisecracking ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, heist, hostage, save the day, violence, skyscraper, terrorist, fbi, race against time, marital problem, confined, machismo ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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 5.1
 4K
Alien Hunter (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Government agents find evidence of extraterrestrial life at the South Pole.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: elevator shaft, circular saw, nuclear explosion, womanizer, airplane, alien invasion, save the world, master villain, race against time, scientist, violence, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: antarctica
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 4.5
 2K
The Hoarder (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ella discovers a terrifying secret when she becomes trapped in an underground storage facility. To survive she must join forces with a group of strangers, each with something to hide.
Plot: storage unit, circular saw, lock pick, drug addict, smoking, chase, foot chase, elevator, blood, underground, marijuana, pot smoking ...
Place: new york
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 4.3
 10K
Critters 3 (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In what appears to be a cross between Critters and The Towering Inferno, the residents of a shoddy L.A. apartment block are chased up to the roof by hoards of the eponymous hairy horrors.
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, hologram, fire, laser, urban, anti heroes, dangerous animal, alien creature, apartment, elevator shaft, deadly creature, mad scientist ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles
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 7.3
 11K
Diva (1981)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Jules, a young Parisian postman, secretly records a concert performance given by the opera singer Cynthia Hawkins, whom he idolises. The following day, Jules runs into a woman who is being pursued by armed thugs. Before she is killed, the woman ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: chase, postman, prostitute, romance, gangsters, witnessing a crime, police corruption, crimes, pop star, dishonesty, opera, motorcycle chase ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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The Real McCoy (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Karen McCoy is released from prison with nothing but the clothes on her back. Before being incarcerated Karen was the bank robber of her time, but now she wishes for nothing more than to settle down and start a new life. Unfortunately between a ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, stylized, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: bank robbery, betrayal, bank, crime, prison, heist, gangsters, criminal's revenge, kidnapping, chase, gang, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, atlanta georgia, london, new jersey
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The Belko Experiment (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Colombia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a twisted social experiment, a group of 80 Americans are locked in their high-rise corporate office in Bogotá, Colombia and ordered by an unknown voice coming from the company's intercom system to participate in a deadly game of kill or be ...
Style: dark humor
Plot: security guard, blood, blood splatter, gore, office, murder, violence, gun, meat cleaver, elevator, experiment, locked in ...
Place: colombia
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Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Italy, Switzerland, Thailand, Tunisia
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: epic, futuristic, exciting, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, outer space, heroic mission, good versus evil, space opera, star wars, rescue, cult figure, adventure, emperor, disguise, army ...
Time: future, 2000s
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 6.4
 23K
Screamers (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Japan, Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: (SIRIUS 6B, Year 2078) On a distant mining planet ravaged by a decade of war, scientists have created the perfect weapon: a blade-wielding, self-replicating race of killing devices known as Screamers designed for one purpose only -- to hunt down and ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, future dystopia, desert, soldier, on the road, apocalypse, gory, master villain, alien planet, struggle for survival, save the world, adventure ...
Time: future, 21st century
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The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Charlie and his troublesome cousin Paulie decide to steal $150000 in order to back a "sure thing" race horse that Paulie has inside information on. The aftermath of the robbery gets them into serious trouble with the local Mafia boss and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gangsters, crime, crime gone awry, safecracker, criminal's revenge, sibling relationship, village, cons and scams, urban, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, europe, usa, italy, new jersey ...
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 6.2
 5K
The Lift (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A lift begins displaying some erratic behavior, like trapping some party goers and nearly suffocating them, and decapitating a security guard. Felix, the technician from the lift company, can't find anything wrong with the circuitry. When he ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, demonic, suspense
Plot: elevator, skyscraper, journalism, suffocation, dangerous attraction, technology gone awry, gory, danger, deadly, mystery, captivity, isolation ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, holland, netherlands, amsterdam
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 7.8
 311K
The Game (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In honor of his birthday, San Francisco banker Nicholas Van Orton, a financial genius and a coldhearted loner, receives an unusual present from his younger brother, Conrad -- a gift certificate to play a unique kind of game. In nearly a nanosecond, ...
Style: psychological, surprise ending, suspenseful, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Plot: mind game, life turned upside down, uncover truth, mystery, disorder, manipulation, neo noir, businessman, birthday, surveillance, scheme, on the run ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, california, san francisco
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 4.5
 4K
The Shaft (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After the elevators at a New York City skyscraper begin inexplicably malfunctioning, putting its passengers at risk, mechanic Mark Newman (James Marshall) and reporter Jennifer Evans (Naomi Watts) begin separate investigations. Newman gets ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: elevator, investigation, deadly, dangerous animal, reporter, mad scientist, gory, deadly creature, secret, blood, government, terrorist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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 5.8
 114K
Deep Blue Sea (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On a remote former submarine refueling facility called Aquatica, a team of scientists are searching for a cure for Alzheimer's disease. Dr. Susan McAlester genetically engineers three Mako sharks, intending to increase their brain capacity so ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, shark, survival, laboratory, shark attack, alzheimer's disease, genetic engineering, danger, race against time, experiment gone awry, inventions and discoveries, research ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
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 6.2
 6K
Deceived (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A marriage that seemed perfect comes crashing down after the supposed death of Jack Saunders, husband of Adrienne Saunders. After his supposed death, strange developments begin to be discovered by Adrienne regarding Jack's past. Developments ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: stolen identity, bigamy, intrigue, amateur detective, crime, serial killer, violence, betrayal, mystery, investigation, mind game, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Dawn of the Dead (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: During an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter, and his television-executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, survival, helicopter, siege, violence, apocalypse, infection, danger, motorcycle gang, martial law, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, pittsburgh
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 7.0
 274K
Constantine (2005)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: John Constantine has literally been to Hell and back. When he teams up with a policewoman to solve the mysterious suicide of her twin sister, their investigation takes them through the world of demons and angels that exists beneath the landscape of ...
Style: mind bending, stylized, serious, suspenseful, gothic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, angel, good versus evil, demons, redemption, devil, heaven and hell, god or devil, psychic, immortality, save the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, mexico
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 6.5
 230
Loving You (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A Hong Kong detective has a change of heart after taking a bullet in the head.
Plot: extramarital affair, police, brain damage, adultery, handcuffs, corrupt cop, bartender, chinese, revolver, shot to death, love triangle, person on fire ...
Place: hong kong
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 5.6
 108K
R.I.P.D. (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A recently slain cop joins a team of undead police officers working for the Rest in Peace Department and tries to find the man who murdered him. Based on the comic by Peter M. Lenkov.
Style: not serious, humorous, buddy comedy, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: investigation, supernatural, afterlife, ghost, back from the dead, unlikely partners, obsessive quest, uncover truth, partners, police detective, gold, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston
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 5.8
 73K
Skyscraper (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Framed and on the run, a former FBI agent must save his family from a blazing fire in the world's tallest building.
Style: suspense, tense, emotional, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: skyscraper, lone hero, fire, protective parent, family in danger, father, daring rescue, heroes, happy ending, fire fight, penthouse, panic ...
Time: 2010s
Place: hong kong, china, minnesota
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 5.7
 8K
Kin (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young boy finds a powerful otherworldly weapon, which he uses to save his older adoptive brother from a crew of thugs. Before long, the two of them are also pursued by federal agents and mysterious mercenaries aiming to reclaim their asset.
Style: suspense, social, ambiguous ending, brutal, serious ...
Plot: brother brother relationship, murder, released from prison, father son relationship, gun shooting, teenage boy, adopted son, burglary, police arrest, abusive parent, moral ambiguity, strip club ...
Time: 2010s
Place: detroit, iowa, nevada, nebraska
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 7.7
 186K
Incredibles 2 (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Elastigirl springs into action to save the day, while Mr. Incredible faces his greatest challenge yet – taking care of the problems of his three children.
Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining, funny, family saga ...
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, supernatural ability, superhero team, who done it, superheroine, happy ending, family relations, obsessive quest, parenting, family, family life ...
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Chosen Survivors (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of diverse individuals are suddenly taken from their homes and flown via helicopter to a futuristic bomb shelter in the desert, nearly two miles below the surface of the Earth. There they learn that a nuclear holocaust is taking place and ...
Style: scary, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: apocalypse, desert, survival, race against time, gory, breeding, adventure, future dystopia, danger, deadly, escapades, chaos ...
Time: future
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 6.8
 293K
TRON: Legacy (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Sam Flynn, the tech-savvy and daring son of Kevin Flynn, investigates his father's disappearance and is pulled into The Grid. With the help of a mysterious program named Quorra, Sam quests to stop evil dictator Clu from crossing into the real ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, surreal, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: artificial intelligence, computers and web, inventions and discoveries, motorcycle, chase, computer, computer program, man versus machine, technology gone awry, disappearance, adventure, motorcycle chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
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Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Several years after the demise of Jurassic World, a volcanic eruption threatens the remaining dinosaurs on the island of Isla Nublar. Claire Dearing, the former park manager and founder of the Dinosaur Protection Group, recruits Owen Grady to help ...
Style: suspense, stylized, entertaining, surprise ending, sinister ...
Plot: dinosaur, genetic engineering, rescue mission, tyrannosaurus rex, volcano, prehistoric creature, wild animal, island, secret laboratory, mercenary, mexican standoff, corrupt businessman ...
Time: 2010s
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 6.0
 1K
Office (2015)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An exemplary officer worker and head of his family KIM Byung-Guk murdered his entire family without any provocation and disappeared into thin air. Homicide detective Jong-Hoon immediately begins his investigation at KIM's office but all of ...
Style: twist ending
Plot: office, stabbed to death, female protagonist, employer employee relationship, pistol, husband wife relationship, flashback, cigarette lighter, father son relationship, elevator, police, security camera ...
Place: korea, seoul, south korea
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The Stone Killer (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Los Angeles detective is sent to New York where he must solve a case involving an old Sicilian Mafia family feud.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, mafia, maverick cop, brainwashing, tough cop, chase, murder, gangsters, gory, crime, extreme violence, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, usa, vietnam, new york, harlem manhattan new york city
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Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Following the events of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens, New York City, with fighting crime as his superhero alter ego ...
Style: entertaining, intense, exciting, suspense, comic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: superhero, teenage life, moral dilemma, teenager, arms dealer, school, teenage protagonist, rescue, supernatural power, costumed hero, battle, good versus evil ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, usa, berlin germany, washington d.c.
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 7.7
 2K
Texhnolyze (2003)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Story: Texhnolyze is a Japanese anime television series directed by Hiroshi Hamasaki, from a screenplay by Chiaki Konaka, and produced by Yasuyuki Ueda, with original character design by Yoshitoshi ABe. The events take place in the vibrant yet dilapidated ...
Style: tech noir, twists and turns, bleak, serious, stylized ...
Plot: psychic, robot, desperation, existentialism, danger, loner, gang, cyberpunk, gory, urban, neo-noir, crimes ...
Time: future
Place: japan
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