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, suspense and psychological films and TV shows about / with woman in danger, danger, murder, death, chase, violence, mentor, deadly, catastrophe and brutality plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Horror genres shot in USA, Canada, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as woman in danger: The Boy Next Door (2015), Red Eye (2005), The Call (2013), Devil's Pond (2003), Sleeping with the Enemy (1991), Kiss the Girls (1997), Scream (1996), While She Was Out (2008), Valentine (2001), I Spit on Your Grave (2010).

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: psychological, suspenseful, tense, sexy, serious ...
Plot: obsession, woman in danger, older woman younger man relationship, seduction, stalking, blackmail, stalker, dangerous attraction, fatal attraction, erotic thriller, psychopath, neighbor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 6.4
 110K
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: psychological, exciting, intense, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: terrorism, woman in danger, airplane, fear, hostage, crimes, hitman, psychology, kidnapping, telephone call, danger, flirting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, miami, dallas texas, texas
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 6.7
 109K
The Call (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 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, psychological ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: kidnapping, serial killer, woman in danger, child abduction, 911, psycho, danger, investigation, chase, murder, fear, 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, couple relations, confined, danger, honeymoon, insanity, newlyweds, vengeance, lake or river ...
Time: contemporary
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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, suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: stalking, domestic violence, obsession, woman in danger, violent husband, starting over, psychopath, on the run, haunted by the past, faked death, marital abuse, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1990
Place: usa, iowa, boston, san francisco
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 6.6
 63K
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, twists and turns, surprise ending ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: psychopath, woman in danger, missing person, police investigation, violence against women, serial killer, crimes, who done it, profiler, investigation, mystery, forensics ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: north carolina, los angeles, usa, washington d.c., california
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 7.2
 275K
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, twists and turns, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, serial killer, masked killer, woman in danger, high school, who done it, psychopath, paranoia, violence, small town, teenage life, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: california, 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, suspenseful, serious, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: woman in danger, gang, life is a bitch, on the run, escapades, crime, crimes, witnessing a crime, chases and races, graphic violence, danger, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 4.8
 24K
Valentine (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Five friends are stalked and murdered by a masked assailant while preparing for Valentine's Day.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: woman in danger, slasher, serial killer, murder, psychopath, mystery killer, danger, valentine's day, gory, revenge, school, violence against women ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: san francisco
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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, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: sexual abuse, rape, rape and revenge, vengeance, gang rape, rapist, murder, violence spree, violence against women, torture, woman in danger, sexual humiliation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: woman in danger, obsession, stalking, mind game, danger, psychopath, fatal attraction, rivalry, couple relations, vengeance, life turned upside down, fear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san francisco
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 5.6
 417
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, mind bending ...
Plot: woman in danger, obsessive love, investigation, betrayal, murder, obsession, mentally unstable, tragic love, crimes, crime, couples, captivity ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston
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Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, France, Spain, USA
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, macabre, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, psychopath, serial killer, dark fantasy, insanity, perfume, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, corpse, deadly, killings, french ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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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, sexy, semi serious, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, supernatural ability, academy, good versus evil, rivalry, best friends, supernatural, youth, school, danger, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: montana, oregon, new jersey
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The Last House on the Left (2009)
Genre: 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: brutal, scary, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, violence, sexualized violence, slasher, torture, sadism, woman in danger, danger, murder, violence against women, gory, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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, woman in danger, confined, violence, crimes, life is a bitch, survival, true crime, friendship, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013, year 2002, 2010s ...
Place: ohio, usa
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 5.9
 31K
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, scary, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: psychopath, obsession, stalking, torment, kidnapping, woman in danger, escape attempt, danger, confinement indoors, survival, isolation, security guard ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 5.3
 26K
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: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, scary, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, woman in danger, danger, psychopath, landlord, confined, voyeurism, undressing, paranoia, rapist, deception, hidden camera ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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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: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, woman in danger, manhunt, friends, self defense, island, chase, communication problem, confined, human prey, reunion, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
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 7.2
 194K
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, atmospheric, suspense, dark ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival horror, cave, trapped, woman in danger, monster, expedition, friends, friendship, danger, loss of daughter, vacation, darkness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: appalachia
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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, astronaut, space travel, danger, suburbs, nasa, mission, pregnancy, alien, paranoia, twins ...
Time: 90s
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 5.6
 11K
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, young couple, murder, thanksgiving, deer, intruder, maniac, intervention, sexual assault ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, california
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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, scary, twists and turns ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, woman in danger, couple relations, haunted by the past, dishonesty, infidelity, adultery, scientist, murder, spiritualism, missing person ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: vermont, usa, boston
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 7.2
 381K
King Kong (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: New Zealand, USA, Germany, Japan
Duration: 187 min.
Story: In 1933 New York, an overly ambitious movie producer coerces his cast and hired ship crew to travel to mysterious Skull Island, where they encounter Kong, a giant ape who is immediately smitten with the leading lady.
Style: sentimental, exciting, epic, stylized, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, family outing, teens
Plot: expedition, monster, adventure, dinosaur, jungle, island, rescue, gorilla, human animal relationship, beast, woman in danger, giant ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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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, sexy, serious ...
Plot: love and romance, escapades, noblewoman, woman in danger, palaces castles and temples, fall in love, wedding night, romance, nobility, marriage of convenience, tragic love, rich and poor ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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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: sexy, thought provoking, controversial, sexual, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian love, gays and lesbians, lesbian relationship, wartime life, lesbian mother, woman in danger, world war two, lesbian interest, against the odds, infidelity, society ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1999, year 1943
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe
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 7.5
 86K
Malena (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: On the day in 1940 that Italy enters the war, two things happen to the 12-year-old Renato: he gets his first bike, and he gets his first look at Malèna. She is a beautiful, silent outsider who's moved to this Sicilian town to be with her ...
Style: sexual, erotic, sexy, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: jealousy, adultery, sex trafficking, hot and sexy, small town, punishment, female removes her clothes, society, woman in danger, sexual attraction, wartime, adolescence ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: italy, sicily, europe, mediterranean sea
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 7.8
 554K
Taken (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While vacationing with a friend in Paris, an American girl is kidnapped by a gang of human traffickers intent on selling her into forced prostitution. Working against the clock, her ex-spy father must pull out all the stops to save her. But with his ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, entertaining, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: one man army, kidnapping, vigilantism, dark hero, human trafficking, chase, woman in danger, daring rescue, rescue, danger, child abduction, abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france, arc de triomphe paris
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Nowhere in Sight (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Thriller - Helen Slater, Christopher Heyerdahl, Andrew McCarthy
Style: psychological, realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense
Plot: woman in danger, captivity, hostage, hostages, confined, starting over, blind woman, intruder, criminal, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, car accident, home invasion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montreal, montreal quebec
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Hide and Seek (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A desperate, childless couple kidnap a pregnant woman and lead her husband to believe that she is dead.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense, offbeat ...
Plot: missing person, psychopath, woman in danger, pregnancy, captivity, mentally unstable, deadly, family problems, confined, obsession, surrogate mother, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
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