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, psychological, serious, realistic, scary and suspense films and TV shows about / with woman in danger, danger, murder, chase, violence, crimes, deadly, psychopath, vengeance and nudity (full frontal - brief) plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as woman in danger: Red Eye (2005), The Resident (2011), The Boy Next Door (2015), The Last House on the Left (2009), P2 (2007), Sleeping with the Enemy (1991), Scream (1996), Valentine (2001), Devil's Pond (2003), The Call (2013).

List of woman in danger movies

 6.5
 121K
Red Eye (2005)
Genre: 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: exciting, suspenseful, tense, psychological, intense ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorism, woman in danger, kidnapping, hostage, villain, fear, hitman, crimes, airport, psychology, hotel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, miami, dallas texas, texas
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 5.3
 28K
The Resident (2011)
Genre: Crime, 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: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: obsession, woman in danger, psychopath, landlord, voyeurism, hidden camera, paranoia, confined, stalker, rapist, revenge, deception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
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The Boy Next Door (2015)
Genre: 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, suspenseful, psychological, tense, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, older woman younger man relationship, fatal attraction, dangerous attraction, obsessive love, woman in danger, stalking, psychopath, seduction, stalker, blackmail, neighbor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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The Last House on the Left (2009)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A group of teenage girls heading into the city hook up with a gang of drug-addled ne'er-do-wells and are brutally murdered. The killers find their way to the home of one of their victim's parents, where both father and mother exact a ...
Style: scary, slasher, brutal, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, torture, kidnapping, rape and revenge, woman in danger, violence, vengeance, sadism, serial killer, sexualized violence, murder, violence against women ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 5.9
 34K
P2 (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, 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, scary, suspenseful, slasher, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: obsession, psychopath, woman in danger, kidnapping, survival, escape attempt, stalking, security guard, confinement indoors, stalker, torment, hostage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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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, tense, suspense, neo noir ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: obsession, stalking, violent husband, domestic violence, woman in danger, starting over, obsessive love, psychopath, dangerous attraction, on the run, haunted by the past, faked death ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1990
Place: iowa, boston, usa, san francisco
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 7.4
 336K
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: slasher, scary, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night
Plot: serial killer, high school, murder, masked killer, teenager, small town, woman in danger, psychopath, teenage life, who done it, halloween, violence ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
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 4.8
 28K
Valentine (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Five friends are stalked and murdered by a masked assailant while preparing for Valentine's Day.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: serial killer, valentine's day, woman in danger, psychopath, murder, revenge, mystery killer, school, death of friend, violence against women, success, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: san francisco
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 5.3
 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, psychopath, honeymoon, couple relations, newlyweds, isolation, insanity, love and romance, family problems, kidnapping, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary
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 6.7
 122K
The Call (2013)
Genre: 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, twist ending, surprise ending, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: kidnapping, serial killer, investigation, woman in danger, 911, psycho, child abduction, murder, chase, youth, graphic violence, lifesaver ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 6.7
 35K
Julia's Eyes (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story of a woman who is slowly losing her sight whilst trying to investigate the mysterious death of her twin sister.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, slasher, bleak ...
Plot: woman in danger, twin sister, blindness, suicide, mind game, mysterious villain, murder, mystery killer, uncover truth, mystery, blind character, delusion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
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 6.6
 74K
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: twist ending, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns, tense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, woman in danger, kidnapping, police investigation, violence against women, profiler, crimes, missing person, forensics, who done it, investigation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: north carolina, los angeles, usa, washington d.c., california
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While She Was Out (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, 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, christmas, life is a bitch, graphic violence, on the run, escapades, crimes, survival, witnessing a crime, housewife, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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The Perfect Guy (2015)
Genre: 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: tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: fatal attraction, woman in danger, obsession, stalker, stalking, psychopath, couple relations, female protagonist, mind game, rivalry, vengeance, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, san francisco
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 6.2
 148K
Scream 4 (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Sidney Prescott, now the author of a self-help book, returns home to Woodsboro on the last stop of her book tour. There she reconnects with Sheriff Dewey and Gale, who are now married, as well as her cousin Jill and her Aunt Kate. Unfortunately, ...
Style: scary, slasher, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: serial killer, masked killer, woman in danger, serial murder, mystery killer, murder, high school, revenge, teenager, characters killed one by one, psychopath, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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 7.2
 222K
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, suspense, dark, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, cave, survival horror, trapped, survival, expedition, creature, group of friends, woman in danger, claustrophobia, mutant, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: north carolina, appalachia
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What Lies Beneath (2000)
Genre: Drama, 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, scary, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, infidelity, adultery, supernatural, woman in danger, couple relations, haunted by the past, dishonesty, losing-it hero, supernatural horror, spiritualism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: vermont, usa, boston
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 5.9
 44K
Gone (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, twist ending, psychological, twists and turns, tricky ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: kidnapping, missing person, woman in danger, serial killer, justice, sisters, paranoia, haunted by the past, revenge, police investigation, survival, secrets ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa
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 6.8
 40K
Dead Calm (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An Australian couple take a sailing trip in the Pacific to forget about a terrible accident. While on the open sea, in dead calm, they come across a ship with one survivor who is not at all what he seems.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, scary, sexy ...
Plot: woman in danger, yacht, isolation, serial killer, sea, forced sex, ship, kidnapping, married couple, psychopath, survival, ocean ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, california, pacific ocean
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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, surprise ending, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outer space, astronaut, woman in danger, alien, pregnancy, space travel, nasa, first contact, mission, paranoia, secrets, space and aliens ...
Time: 90s
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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: brutal, disturbing, scary, psychological, harsh ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: rape and revenge, vengeance, torture, sexual abuse, rape, strong violent content, serial killer, rape revenge, woman in danger, rapist, murder, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.0
 67K
Unhinged (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A case of road rage turns into full-blown terror when an unstable driver follows a woman and her son.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: psychopath, road rage, maniac, driving, mentally unstable, stalking, woman in danger, threat, car chase, brutality, evil man, violence ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
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 4.5
 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: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: stockholm syndrome, woman in danger, kidnapping, hostage, chase, mind game, vengeance, family relations, confined, rescue, rivalry, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
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Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Germany, France, Spain, USA, Belgium
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, atmospheric, captivating, twist ending, macabre ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, perfume, psychopath, insanity, genius, woman in danger, killings, dangerous attraction, sense of smell, corpse, master apprentice relationship ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: france, paris france, provence, europe
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 5.9
 6K
Mum & Dad (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mum and Dad, and their 'adopted' children, Birdie & Elbie, work at the airport. The family live off whatever they scavenge from cargo holds, offices and hotels - including a steady stream of transient workers who populate the ...
Style: brutal, serious, suspenseful, disturbing, sadistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: torture, woman in danger, serial killer, murder, kidnapping, held captive, eccentric family, family relations, psychopath, crimes, moral dilemma, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, london
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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, violence, sexual abuse, woman in danger, life is a bitch, true crime, isolation, confined, rape, abduction, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013, year 2002, 2010s ...
Place: ohio, usa, cleveland ohio
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 5.0
 438
Lethal Admirer (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When Megan's fiancé is killed, she moves cross country and rebuilds her life with a new boyfriend and a closer relationship with her sister. Once she befriends one of her old colleagues, Lloyd, things take a turn for the worst. She realizes he ...
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: woman in danger, fatal attraction, stalking, dangerous attraction, obsession, new life, villain, sociopath, damsel in distress, psychopath, unrequited love, insanity ...
Time: contemporary
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 5.9
 21K
No One Lives (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A gang of ruthless highway killers kidnap a wealthy couple traveling cross country only to shockingly discover that things are not what they seem.
Style: scary, psychological, slasher, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: kidnapping, trap, serial killer, serial murder, psychopath, massacre, woman in danger, strong violent content, hunt down, murder, crimes, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 8.0
 74K
Perfect Blue (1997)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A retired pop singer turned actress' sense of reality is shaken when she is stalked by an obsessed fan and seemingly a ghost of her past.
Style: surreal, scary, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, murder, mind game, woman in danger, serial killer, actress, actor's life, mentally unstable, crimes, performance, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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 4.8
 9K
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: scary, serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, woman in danger, manhunt, strong violent content, confined, self defense, friends, human prey, chase, island, communication problem, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, maine
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