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 serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological and scary films and TV shows about / with woman in danger, danger, murder, deadly, female protagonist, chase, crimes, death, vengeance and violence 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), Scream (1996), Red Eye (2005), Devil's Pond (2003), What Lies Beneath (2000), I Spit on Your Grave (2010), Sleeping with the Enemy (1991), Vampire Academy (2014), Black Rock (2012).

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, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Plot: obsession, older woman younger man relationship, woman in danger, stalking, stalker, dangerous attraction, fatal attraction, seduction, blackmail, erotic thriller, psychopath, neighbor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, 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, surprise ending, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, serial killer, woman in danger, psycho, danger, murder, fear, investigation, 911, chase, lifesaver, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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, small town, who done it, psychopath, violent, teenage life, danger, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: california, usa
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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, fear, airplane, woman in danger, crimes, kidnapping, hitman, airport, villain, danger, stewardess, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, texas, dallas texas
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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, serious, psychological, scary
Plot: woman in danger, island, isolation, honeymoon, psychopath, couple relations, confined, family problems, vengeance, danger, newlyweds, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
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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, infidelity, dishonesty, haunted by the past, couple relations, supernatural power, supernatural, scientist, murder, seance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: vermont, usa
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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, violence spree, rapist, violence against women, woman in danger, danger, in the woods ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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, danger, on the run, haunted by the past, psychopath, dangerous attraction, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, year 1990, 20th century, 1990s
Place: iowa, usa, boston, san francisco
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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, academy, best friends, danger, youth, good versus evil, rivalry, school, supernatural ability, vampire human love, young heroes, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: montana, oregon, 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: tense, suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, manhunt, woman in danger, friends, island, chase, communication problem, self defense, confined, reunion, isolation, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, 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, violence against women, police investigation, crimes, who done it, investigation, mystery, forensics, profiler, serial killer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: north carolina, los angeles, usa, washington d.c., california
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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, tragic love, marriage of convenience, society, escapades, palaces castles and temples, noblewoman, fall in love, romance, wedding night, nobility ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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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, atmospheric, macabre, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, serial killer, psychopath, dark fantasy, insanity, perfume, dangerous attraction, deadly, woman in danger, killings, corpse, genius ...
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, woman in danger, trapped, expedition, friends, friendship, loss of daughter, deadly creature, lost, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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: woman in danger, pregnancy, astronaut, outer space, space travel, danger, alien, nasa, mission, suburbs, paranoia, twins ...
Time: 90s
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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, bleak, serious, emotional ...
Plot: kidnapping, captivity, sexual abuse, confined, woman in danger, life is a bitch, crimes, survival, violence, true crime, friendship, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa
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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, serious, suspenseful, suspense, bleak
Plot: woman in danger, gang, life is a bitch, crime, escapades, on the run, chases and races, witnessing a crime, danger, survival, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Is relevant ?
 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: serious, psychological, realistic, suspenseful, gloomy
Plot: woman in danger, kidnapping, stalking, model, handcuffs, mind game, captive, isolation, danger, crimes, obsession, bondage ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, london, europe
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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, realistic, serious, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: roommate, murder, manipulations, uncover truth, haunted by the past, woman in danger, danger, 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: california, los angeles, usa, 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, mystery, amnesia, uncover truth, life turned upside down, obsession, domestic violence, psychiatrist, doctors and patients, woman in danger, power relations, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, year 2007, 2010s ...
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, psychopath, danger, obsession, woman in danger, voyeurism, undressing, confined, paranoia, revenge, deception, rapist ...
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, suspenseful, tense, scary, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, lake or river, kidnapping, woman in danger, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, writer's life, abduction, held captive, missing girl ...
Time: 90s
Place: dungeon
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 5.9
 40K
Gone (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jill Parrish is trying to rebuild her life after surviving a terrifying kidnapping attempt. Though she is having a difficult time, she takes small steps toward normalcy by starting a new job and inviting her sister, Molly, to move in with her. ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, twist ending, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: kidnapping, missing person, serial killer, paranoia, danger, woman in danger, haunted by the past, crimes, track down, vigilante, police, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa
Is relevant ?
 3.4
 358
Greed (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Raven (Darlena Tejeiro) and Ashley (Andrea Bogart), two young women returning from a rock-climbing expedition, find themselves harassed by a group of bikers at a dusty bar in the desert. With surprise and guile on their side, the girls escape by ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, scary ...
Plot: stolen money, woman in danger, vengeance, gang, serial killer, obsessive quest, crimes, on the run, rivalry, deadly, danger, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, california, usa, london
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 32K
Scream Queens (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The super-charged comedy-horror series is a modern take on the classic whodunit with a killer cast. 
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, absurd ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, sorority, blood, investigation, crimes, danger, college, rich girl, woman in danger, maniac, text message ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 90s
Place: usa
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 4.6
 2K
Kidnap (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India, China
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A fortnight before her eighteenth birthday, Sonia goes missing. Her family receives a call informing them that she has been kidnapped and her estranged father, a US-based businessman, must now follow the kidnapper’s instructions to the letter if ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, chase, vengeance, mind game, stockholm syndrome, confined, hostages, parents and children, danger, rescue, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 72K
The Uninvited (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Anna returns home after spending time in a psychiatric facility following her mother's tragic death and discovers that her mother's former nurse, Rachel, has moved into their house and become engaged to her father. Soon after she learns ...
Style: suspenseful, surprise ending, scary, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, uncover truth, siblings relations, family in danger, parents and children, family problems, ghost, slasher, danger, step parent, pretense, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1986, 2000s
Place: maine, new england
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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: obsessive love, woman in danger, murder, betrayal, investigation, mentally unstable, obsession, tragic love, captivity, crime, couples, prison life ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston
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 5.4
 3K
Catchfire (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A witness to a mob assassination flees for her life from town to town, switching identities, but cannot seem to elude Milo, the chief killer out to get her.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, alternative comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, mafia, fall in love, love affair, lovers on the run, woman in danger, chase, kidnapper kidnapped relationship, hidden identity, on the run, rescue, criminal heroes ...
Time: 80s
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