Woman in danger movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant woman in danger movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, psychological and scary films and TV shows about / with woman in danger, danger, murder, death, deadly, female protagonist, chase, psychopath, violence and crimes plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Horror genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as woman in danger: The Boy Next Door (2015), The Call (2013), Devil's Pond (2003), Red Eye (2005), Scream (1996), Sleeping with the Enemy (1991), What Lies Beneath (2000), Kiss the Girls (1997), Cleveland Abduction (2015), Vampire Academy (2014).

List of woman in danger movies

The Boy Next Door (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A recently cheated on married woman falls for a younger man who has moved in next door, but their torrid affair soon takes a dangerous turn.
Style: sexy, tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: obsession, older woman younger man relationship, stalking, woman in danger, stalker, blackmail, dangerous attraction, fatal attraction, seduction, erotic thriller, psychopath, neighbor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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 6.7
 105K
The Call (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jordan Turner is an experienced 911 operator but when she makes an error in judgment and a call ends badly, Jordan is rattled and unsure if she can continue. But when teenager Casey Welson is abducted in the back of a man's car and calls 911, ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, surprise ending, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, serial killer, woman in danger, psycho, child abduction, 911, danger, murder, investigation, fear, chase, lifesaver ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 5.4
 4K
Devil's Pond (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: What starts out as a romantic honeymoon on a deserted island turns into a horrible nightmare as Julianne discovers that her new husband is psychotic...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, serious, scary
Plot: woman in danger, island, isolation, psychopath, honeymoon, couple relations, confined, danger, family problems, insanity, vengeance, newlyweds ...
Time: contemporary
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 6.4
 106K
Red Eye (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After attending the funeral of her grandmother in Dallas, the Lux Atlantic Hotel manager Lisa is waiting for a flight to Miami. Due to the bad weather and consequent flight delay, she meets in the airport bar Jack Rippner, who is also in the waiting ...
Style: psychological, exciting, intense, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, airplane, woman in danger, fear, crimes, kidnapping, hitman, airport, villain, danger, stewardess, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, texas, dallas texas
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 7.2
 264K
Scream (1996)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A killer known as Ghostface begins killing off teenagers, and as the body count begins rising, one girl and her friends find themselves contemplating the 'rules' of horror films as they find themselves living in a real-life one.
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: serial killer, slasher, masked killer, woman in danger, high school, who done it, psychopath, violent, small town, teenage life, danger, murder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: california, usa
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Sleeping with the Enemy (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young woman fakes her own death in an attempt to escape her nightmarish marriage, but discovers it is impossible to elude her controlling husband.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: stalking, domestic violence, obsession, violent husband, starting over, woman in danger, haunted by the past, danger, on the run, psychopath, faked death, marital abuse ...
Time: 90s, year 1990, 20th century, 1990s
Place: iowa, usa, boston, san francisco
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What Lies Beneath (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Claire Spencer starts hearing ghostly voices and seeing spooky images, she wonders if an otherworldly spirit is trying to contact her. All the while, her husband tries to reassure her by telling her it's all in her head. But as Claire ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, suspenseful, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, woman in danger, dishonesty, couple relations, haunted by the past, supernatural power, supernatural, infidelity, scientist, murder, seance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: vermont, usa
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 6.6
 60K
Kiss the Girls (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Forensic psychologist Alex Cross travels to North Carolina and teams with escaped kidnap victim Kate McTiernan to hunt down "Casanova," a serial killer who abducts strong-willed women and forces them to submit to his demands. The trail ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, rough, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, woman in danger, missing person, police investigation, violence against women, crimes, who done it, investigation, mystery, forensics, profiler, serial killer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: north carolina, usa, los angeles, washington d.c., california
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Cleveland Abduction (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A single mother becomes Ariel Castro's first kidnapping victim, and finds herself trapped in his home with two other women for 11 years.
Style: psychological, tense, serious, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: kidnapping, captivity, sexual abuse, woman in danger, confined, violence, life is a bitch, crimes, survival, true crime, friendship, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa
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Vampire Academy (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Rose, a rebellious half-vampire/half-human guardian-in-training and her best friend, Lissa -- a mortal, royal vampire Princess - have been on the run when they are captured and returned to St. Vladamirs Academy, the very place where they believe ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, academy, rivalry, best friends, danger, youth, good versus evil, school, supernatural ability, young heroes, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: oregon, montana, new jersey
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 4.7
 8K
Black Rock (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Three childhood friends set aside their personal issues and reunite for a girls’ weekend on a remote island off the coast of Maine. One wrong move turns their weekend getaway into a deadly fight for survival.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, manhunt, woman in danger, friends, self defense, chase, island, communication problem, confined, reunion, isolation, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa
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 5.6
 410
Deadbolt (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When medical student Marty places an ad for a roommate, her ad is answered by handsome, clean-cut Alec. At first Alec seems to be a wonderful roommate; supportive, considerate and a real friend. However, Alec's affection turns to obsession as ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, rough, serious ...
Plot: woman in danger, obsessive love, betrayal, murder, investigation, mentally unstable, obsession, tragic love, captivity, couples, crime, prison life ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston
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While She Was Out (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A suburban housewife is forced to fend for herself when she becomes stranded in a desolate forest with four murderous thugs.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense, bleak
Plot: woman in danger, gang, life is a bitch, escapades, crime, on the run, chases and races, witnessing a crime, danger, survival, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.9
 2K
Angelique (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In 17th-century France, beautiful country maiden Angélique (Michèle Mercier) marries wealthy neighbor Jeoffray de Peyrac (Robert Hossein) out of convenience, but eventually, she falls in love with him. So when Jeoffray is arrested and then ...
Style: stylized, romantic, sentimental, serious, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, woman in danger, escapades, noblewoman, marriage of convenience, society, tragic love, forced marriage, palaces castles and temples, fall in love, nobility, romance ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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I Spit on Your Grave (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A remake of the 1979 controversial cult classic, I Spit on Your Grave retells the horrific tale of writer Jennifer Hills who takes a retreat from the city to a charming cabin in the woods to start on her next book. But Jennifer's presence in ...
Style: disturbing, scary, brutal, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: sexual abuse, rape, rape and revenge, vengeance, gang rape, murder, rapist, violence against women, violence spree, danger, woman in danger, in the woods ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, France, Spain, USA, Czech Republic, Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg, Latvia, UK
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born in the stench of 18th century Paris, develops a superior olfactory sense, which he uses to create the world's finest perfumes. However, his work takes a dark turn as he tries to preserve scents in the search for ...
Style: psychological, captivating, macabre, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, serial killer, psychopath, dark fantasy, insanity, dangerous attraction, perfume, corpse, deadly, woman in danger, genius, killings ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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 7.2
 187K
The Descent (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After a tragic accident, six friends reunite for a caving expedition. Their adventure soon goes horribly wrong when a collapse traps them deep underground and they find themselves pursued by bloodthirsty creatures. As their friendships deteriorate, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival horror, monster, cave, trapped, woman in danger, expedition, friends, friendship, loss of daughter, deadly creature, lost, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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The Astronaut's Wife (1999)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When astronaut Spencer Armacost returns to Earth after a mission that nearly cost him his life, he decides to take a desk job in order to see his beautiful wife, Jillian, more often. Gradually, Jillian notices that Spencer's personality seems ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, surprise ending, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outer space, woman in danger, pregnancy, space travel, astronaut, danger, nasa, mission, suburbs, alien, paranoia, twins ...
Time: 90s
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Aimee & Jaguar (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Berlin 1943/44 ("The Battle of Berlin"). Felice, an intelligent and courageous Jewish woman who lives under a false name, belongs to an underground organization. Lilly, a devoted mother of four, though an occasional unfaithful wife, is ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, emotional, sincere, serious ...
Plot: lesbian, gays and lesbians, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, woman in danger, lesbian mother, against the odds, impossible love, wartime life, infidelity, society, forbidden love ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1943, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
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 5.5
 9K
The Intruder (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A psychological thriller about a young married couple who buys a beautiful Napa Valley house on several acres of land only to find that the man they bought it from refuses to let go of the property.
Style: disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, neurotic, captivating
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: home invasion, woman in danger, psycho, voyeur, sexual assault, young couple, thanksgiving, intervention, neighbor, mental disorder, host, threat ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, california
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 4.0
 2K
Paranoid (2000)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Chloe Keane is an stressed American fashion model living in London who is about to have the worst weekend of her life. She and her boyfriend are invited to attend a party at the house of a former rock-star named Stan and his weird family who live in ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, psychological, serious, gloomy
Plot: woman in danger, kidnapping, stalking, model, handcuffs, mind game, captive, danger, isolation, crimes, obsession, bondage ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, london, europe
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 5.9
 30K
P2 (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Angela, a corporate climber, gets stuck working late on Christmas Eve and finds herself the target of an unhinged security guard. With no help in sight, the woman must overcome physical and psychological challenges to survive.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, suspense, christmas horror ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: psychopath, obsession, stalking, kidnapping, torment, escape attempt, danger, survival, isolation, woman in danger, security guard, confinement indoors ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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 5.8
 23K
Tau (2018)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Held captive in a futuristic smart house, a woman hopes to escape by befriending the A.I. program that controls the house.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, disturbing, suspense
Plot: artificial intelligence, kidnapped woman, woman in danger, drone, escape attempt, laboratory, experiment, murder, kidnapping, robot, security system, injection ...
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 4.3
 2K
The Victim (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Annie's (Jennifer Blanc) life is in jeopardy after she's witnessed the horrific rape and murder of her closest friend. Fleeing from two attackers (Ryan Honey, Denny Kirkwood) she stumbles across kyle (Michael Biehn), a recluse living in ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, sexy, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: woman in danger, murder, survival, on the run, witnessing a crime, escapades, crimes, chaos, deadly, rapist, in the woods, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Is relevant ?
 3.7
 156
Devil Girl (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Fay is a small town girl on a cross country road trip, trying to escape her own reality after the death of her father. When her muscle car breaks down during a drag race she finds herself stranded along route 66 in an isolated desert town. Short on ...
Style: bleak, surreal, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Plot: woman in danger, desert, small town, psychopath, survival, escapades, deadly, dealing with death, danger, stripper, female protagonist, devil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 5.5
 3K
Kill for Me (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rent’s a bitch. And that is why, six months after her best friend went missing, Amanda finally gives in to getting another roommate, Hailey. The two college students turn out to have something in common, however: abusive men. For Hailey, it’s ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: roommate, murder, uncover truth, manipulations, danger, woman in danger, haunted by the past, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, abuse, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Perfect Guy (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a painful breakup, Leah seems to meet the perfect guy. But she soon discovers his violent side that disrupts her life.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: obsession, mind game, woman in danger, danger, psychopath, rivalry, couple relations, vengeance, fatal attraction, life turned upside down, fear, stalking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, san francisco
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Before I Go to Sleep (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, France, Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman wakes up every day, remembering nothing as a result of a traumatic accident in her past. One day, new terrifying truths emerge that force her to question everyone around her.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, twist ending, tense, serious ...
Plot: memory loss, amnesia, mystery, uncover truth, life turned upside down, domestic violence, obsession, psychiatrist, doctors and patients, power relations, woman in danger, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, year 2007 ...
Place: england, london
Is relevant ?
 5.3
 25K
The Resident (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Juliet, a beautiful doctor, has found the perfect New York apartment to start a new life after separating from her husband. It's got spacious rooms, a spectacular view, and a handy, handsome landlord. But there are secrets behind every wall and ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, scary, erotic ...
Plot: landlord, danger, psychopath, obsession, woman in danger, voyeurism, undressing, confined, deception, revenge, rapist, paranoia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
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Cabin by the Lake (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A screenwriter does research for his new script by actually kidnapping and drowning young girls. He then places them in his "garden" of other dead girls coming back daily to check on them. One girl narrowly escapes and the other bodies are ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, lake or river, kidnapping, woman in danger, psychopath, crimes, danger, writer's life, deadly, abduction, missing person, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: dungeon
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