Capture movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant capture movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, suspense, intense, serious, captivating and exciting films and TV shows about / with capture, mentor, storytelling, violence, dialogue, danger, murder, runaway, chase and friendship plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Australia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as capture: The Great Escape (1963), Black Hawk Down (2001), The Chronicles of Riddick (2004), Red Dragon (2002), The Proposition (2005), X-Men: The Last Stand (2006), Finding Nemo (2003), Cool Hand Luke (1967), The Basement (2018), Ned Kelly (2003).

List of capture movies

The Great Escape (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Story: The Nazis, exasperated at the number of escapes from their prison camps by a relatively small number of Allied prisoners, relocates them to a high-security 'escape-proof' camp to sit out the remainder of the war. Undaunted, the prisoners ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, world war two, freedom, prison escape, pow, optimism, capture, soldier, desperation, escape attempt, officer, prisoner ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: germany, alps, switzerland, europe, poland
Is relevant ?
 7.7
 365K
Black Hawk Down (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 144 min.
Story: When U.S. Rangers and an elite Delta Force team attempt to kidnap two underlings of a Somali warlord, their Black Hawk helicopters are shot down, and the Americans suffer heavy casualties, facing intense fighting from the militia on the ground.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, war, warrior, courage, battles, u.s. military, gunfight, marine, chaos, survival, helicopter, army ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1992, year 1993
Place: somalia, africa, north africa, arkansas, iraq
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The Chronicles of Riddick (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After years of outrunning ruthless bounty hunters, escaped convict Riddick suddenly finds himself caught between opposing forces in a fight for the future of the human race. Now, waging incredible battles on fantastic and deadly worlds, this lone, ...
Style: exciting, rough, stylized, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, lone hero, space and aliens, outer space, adventure, future dystopia, bounty hunter, distant planet, on the run, heroes, survival, battles ...
Time: future, near future
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 253K
Red Dragon (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Former FBI Agent Will Graham, who was once almost killed by the savage Hannibal 'The Cannibal' Lecter, now has no choice but to face him again, as it seems Lecter is the only one who can help Graham track down a new serial killer.
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, suspense, intense ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, mind game, cannibalism, investigation, split personality, fbi, murder, neo noir, cruelty, deadly, reporter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: washington d.c., florida, chicago illinois, st. louis missouri, birmingham alabama ...
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The Proposition (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Western
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in the Australian outback in the 1880s, the movie follows the series of events following the horrific rape and murder of the Hopkins family, allegedly committed by the infamous Burns brothers gang. Captain Morris Stanley captures Charlie Burns ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, atmospheric, twists and turns, rough ...
Plot: brutality, psychopath, cowboy, aborigine, violence, rape, retribution, gang, savagery, tragic event, criminal, outlaw ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: australia
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X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a cure is found to treat mutations, lines are drawn amongst the X-Men and The Brotherhood, a band of powerful mutants organized under Xavier's former ally, Magneto.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, comic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural ability, mutant, superhuman powers, superhero, death, teamwork, capture, master villain, good versus evil, president, danger, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: usa, california, san francisco, new york, washington d.c.
Is relevant ?
 8.1
 953K
Finding Nemo (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nemo, an adventurous young clownfish, is unexpectedly taken from his Great Barrier Reef home to a dentist's office aquarium. It's up to his worrisome father Marlin and a friendly but forgetful fish Dory to bring Nemo home -- meeting ...
Style: feel good, sweet, touching, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, shark, journey, friends, family, father son relationship, courage, rescue, odd couple, underwater, memory loss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: pacific ocean, new south wales, australia, sydney australia
Is relevant ?
 8.1
 163K
Cool Hand Luke (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: When petty criminal Luke Jackson is sentenced to two years in a Florida prison farm, he doesn't play by the rules of either the sadistic warden or the yard's resident heavy, Dragline, who ends up admiring the new guy's unbreakable ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, atmospheric, thought provoking ...
Plot: prison, freedom, escape, rebelliousness, dignity, prison life, escape attempt, punishment, death, death of parent, respect, convict ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s, 1950s
Place: florida, southern usa
Is relevant ?
 4.3
 2K
The Basement (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A seemingly innocent man is abducted by a notorious L.A. serial killer, who forces his victims to switch roles with him so that he can enact his own capture, torture and murder.
Style: brutal, suspense, rough, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapped, killer clown, serial killer, execution, torture, held captive, capture, one night, missing person, rescue, split personality, unfaithful husband ...
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 6.5
 26K
Ned Kelly (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Crime, History, Romance, Western
Country: Australia, UK, USA, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After getting threatened by Kelly's friends and family, Constable Fitzpatrick places the blame on Ned Kelly and exaggerates what happened. With the biggest ever award available, Kelly and his gang set into the wild, to remain hidden from ...
Style: captivating, sincere, rough, romantic, factual ...
Plot: bank robbery, gang, folk hero, injustice, criminal heroes, irish, wilderness, crime, false accusation, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, rise and fall ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1870s
Place: australia, new south wales, ireland
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 30K
Abominable (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, China, Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of misfits encounter a young Yeti named Everest, and they set off to reunite the magical creature with his family on the mountain of his namesake.
Style: sincere, captivating, feel good, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: yeti, reunion, quest, zoologist, travel, friendship, family relations, adventure, capture, snow, computer animation, bridge collapse ...
Place: mount everest
Is relevant ?
 7.8
 10K
The Capture (2019)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When soldier Shaun Emery's conviction for a murder in Afghanistan is overturned due to flawed video evidence, he returns to life as a free man with his young daughter. But when damning CCTV footage from a night out in London comes to light, ...
Style: twists and turns, captivating, suspense, intense
Plot: ex soldier, investigation, lawyer, murder, security camera, stalking, police, capture, court, suspicion of murder, stock footage, mentally unstable ...
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The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Four years after Jurassic Park's genetically bred dinosaurs ran amok, multimillionaire John Hammond shocks chaos theorist Ian Malcolm by revealing that Hammond has been breeding more beasties at a secret location. Malcolm, his paleontologist ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scenic, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: dinosaur, dangerous animal, animal horror, rescue, hunting, child in peril, expedition, genetic engineering, paleontology, tyrannosaurus rex, adventure, survival ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: costa rica, california, san diego california, kenya, san francisco
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Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1931, three aboriginal girls escape after being plucked from their homes to be trained as domestic staff and set off on a trek across the Outback.
Style: thought provoking, emotional, touching, serious, factual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: child abuse, racism, punishment, australian outback, culture clash, survival, kidnapping, life is a bitch, hopes, outback, aborigine, human spirit ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 70s
Place: australia, africa
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The Battle of Algiers (1966)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, Algeria
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Tracing the struggle of the Algerian Front de Liberation Nationale to gain freedom from French colonial rule as seen through the eyes of Ali from his start as a petty thief to his rise to prominence in the organisation and capture by the French in ...
Style: bleak, realistic, disturbing, thought provoking, suspenseful ...
Plot: revolution, rebellion, bomb, military, resistance, french, freedom, torture, rebel, oppression, capture, chaos ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1957, year 1956, year 1962 ...
Place: algeria, africa, north africa, france, paris france ...
Is relevant ?
 6.4
 171K
Happy Feet (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, Australia, New Zealand
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Into the world of the Emperor Penguins, who find their soul mates through song, a penguin is born who cannot sing. But he can tap dance something fierce!
Style: exciting, feel good, touching, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, snow, journey, fish, family, social misfits, against the rules, looking for love, exile, penguins, goofy hero, crush ...
Time: contemporary
Place: antarctica
Is relevant ?
 7.8
 356K
Ghostbusters (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After losing their academic posts at a prestigious university, a team of parapsychologists goes into business as proton-pack-toting "ghostbusters" who exterminate ghouls, hobgoblins and supernatural pests of all stripes. An ad campaign ...
Style: humorous, light, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: ghost, supernatural, paranormal phenomena, friendship, giant monster, chase, paranormal activity, slime, monster, danger, heroic mission, mythology ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
Is relevant ?
 3.9
 1K
Cyborg X (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After X-Corp, a radical weapons manufacturer, is taken over by a Cyber Virus, a group of survivors must fight to save humanity from the army of Machines the Virus now controls.
Style: captivating, bleak, unusual plot structure, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: cyborgs, computer virus, machine, survivor, mission, resistance, fight, rebel, combat, soldier, rebellion, robot ...
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 246
The Follower (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Young Youtuber David Baker is invited by Carol, a lonely woman, to investigate supernatural occurrences in her home. But it takes a turn as he slowly uncovers that things aren't what they seem.
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: paranormal phenomena, devil, paranormal, evil spirit, possession, ghost, found footage, capture, villain, murder, reality tv, webcam ...
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 355
Chasing Ghosts (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Lucas Simons has become obsessed with death following the loss of his older brother. A shy child, Lucas spends most of his free time filming funerals in an attempt to understand what happens when we die. When Lucas accidentally captures a mysterious ...
Style: touching, captivating, exciting, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: youtube, child star, paranormal phenomena, afterlife, ghost story, dancing, school dance, dysfunctional family, psychologist, google, boy, parenthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, tennessee, nashville tennessee
Is relevant ?
Lethal Seduction (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: High School senior Mark Richards has never minded his overprotective widowed mother,Tanya, and is a good son to her as he prepares to go off to Princeton in the fall. However, when he comes under the sexual spell of the rapacious, manipulative older ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, enigmatic
Plot: mother son relationship, older woman younger man relationship, obsession, widow, teenager, violence, older woman younger man, capture, age difference, manipulative woman, insanity, power relations ...
Is relevant ?
Battle of Warsaw 1920 (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Poland's winning battle against Soviet Russia as seen through the eyes of two young protagonists, Ola and Jan. She is a Warsaw cabaret dancer, while he is a cavalry officer and poet who believes in socialist ideals
Style: captivating, tense, factual, suspense
Plot: red army, battlefield, propaganda, nurse, singer, capture, war, epic battle, romance, strategy, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 1920s
Place: warsaw poland
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 27K
Thelma (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Norway, France, Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A college student starts to experience extreme seizures while studying at a university in Oslo, Norway. She soon learns that the violent episodes are a symptom of inexplicable, and often dangerous, supernatural abilities.
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, erotic ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian love, university, lesbian relationship, lgbt, first lesbian experience, epilepsy, father daughter relationship, hysteria, teenage girl, female student, obsessive love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: eastern europe, oslo norway
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 5.9
 3K
Trash Fire (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man forced to confront his past when he and his girlfriend end up entangled in a web of lies.
Style: dark humor, bleak, rough, suspenseful
Plot: dysfunctional family, disfigured face, christianity, secret past, brother sister relationship, murder, secret, bossy woman, reunion, socially awkward, delusion, old woman ...
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The Book of Henry (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Naomi Watts stars as Susan, a single mother of two, working as a waitress in a small town. Her son, Henry, is an 11-year-old genius who not only manages the family finances but acts as emotional support for his mother and younger brother. When Henry ...
Style: touching, emotional, sad, captivating, serious
Plot: boy genius, single mother, child prodigy, suicide, mother son relationship, brain tumor, small town, precocious child, genius, book, dancing, death of brother ...
Place: new york state
Is relevant ?
 6.6
 18K
Brain on Fire (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Canada, Ireland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Susannah Cahalan, an up-and-coming journalist at the New York Post becomes plagued by voices in her head and seizures, causing a rapid descent into insanity.
Style: medical drama, based on true events, thought provoking, neurotic, realistic ...
Plot: fighting illness, hospital, journalist, catatonia, doctor, strong female lead, psychosis, human brain, female protagonist, newspaper reporter, female journalist, diagnosis ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 7K
October Baby (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: OCTOBER BABY is the coming of age story of a beautiful and naive college freshman who discovers that her entire life is a lie and sets out on a road trip with a host of misfits to discover herself and the answers she craves.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, christian film
Plot: asthma, self discovery, abortion, journey, adoption, life turned upside down, hopes, best friends, parents and children, coming of age, youth, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
Is relevant ?
 5.1
 217
Warbus (1985)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Philippines, USA, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The plot concerns a small group of people who are forced to flee from their base (which happens to be a Mission) in an old school bus when the VC launch a vicious assault upon it. Along the way they are joined by a group of three battle hardened ...
Plot: vietnam war, school bus, missionary, behind enemy lines, epilepsy, capture, swat team, jungle, booby trap, epileptic seizure, combat, battles ...
Place: vietnam
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 141
Jenny's War (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 198 min.
TV show
Story: This fact-based story follows a woman who launches a rescue of her Royal Air Force pilot son, who was shot down over Germany in 1941. Getting no help from the underground, she sets up her own rescue mission.
Plot: capture, post world war two, woman in danger, raf, pow, nazi, search, behind enemy lines, prisoner of war camp, gestapo, world war two, escape ...
Place: germany
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 6.0
 49K
Captive State (2019)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Nearly a decade after occupation by an extraterrestrial force, the lives of a Chicago neighborhood on both sides of the conflict are explored.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, apocalyptic, exciting, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: alien invasion, apocalypse, attack, alien, distopia, rescue attempt, capture, survival, society, alien race, alien monster, disc jockey ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s, year 2019
Place: chicago illinois, new york, london, moscow russia, usa
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