Girl in peril movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant girl in peril movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, psychotronic, scary, surprise ending and slasher films and TV shows about / with girl in peril, murder, violence, death, chase, blood, danger, revenge, teenage girl and father daughter relationship plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, UK, Argentina and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as girl in peril: What the Waters Left Behind (2017), Jeepers Creepers (2001), Witch (2019), Maligno (2016), Spirit: Riding Free (2017), The Silencing (2020), Leatherface (2017), Mang Kepweng Returns (2017), Separation (2021), Halloween (2018).

List of girl in peril movies

What the Waters Left Behind (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Argentina, New Zealand
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Epecuén was one of the most important touristic villages of Argentina. Thousands of people concurred, attracted by the healing properties of its thermal waters. On November 10th 1985, a huge volume of water broke the protecting embankment and the ...
Style: slasher, suspense, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: graphic violence, flooding, cannibal, girl in peril, exploitation, sadism, dog, ghost town, filmmaking, survival, manhunt, survival horror ...
Place: argentina
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Jeepers Creepers (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A college-age brother and sister get more than they bargained for on their road trip home from spring break. When the bickering siblings witness a creepy truck driver tossing body bags into a sewer near an abandoned church, they investigate. Bad ...
Style: scary, slasher, macabre, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, supernatural, death, chase, scarecrow, mass murder, survival, strong violent content, cross country trip, deadly creature, serial killer, demon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: florida
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Witch (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A single mother is an expert in black magic, but has never used it to do evil, until a prostitution network kidnaps her daughter.
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, tense, unusual plot structure
Plot: witch, black magic, illegal prostitution, girl in peril, brothel, kidnapped daughter, kidnapping, violence, mother daughter relationship, curses spells and rituals, kidnapped girl, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century
Place: argentina
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Maligno (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Peru
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After causing a bloody slaughter in a hospital, the most cruel and powerful forest spirit is trapped in a pavilion, after a ritual of witchcraft. Decades later, the wall is broke, waking the evil force. When a young teen is possessed by the spirit, ...
Style: scary, suspense, disturbing, bleak
Plot: ghost, haunted house, teenage girl, death, trapped, possession, demon, supernatural power, religion, urban legend, demonic possession, girl in peril ...
Time: 21st century
Place: peru
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Spirit: Riding Free (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In a small Western town, spunky ex-city girl Lucky forms a tight bond with wild horse Spirit while having adventures with best pals Pru and Abigail.
Style: captivating, semi serious, entertaining, light, 3d animation
Audience: family outing
Plot: horse, wild horse, girl horse relationship, horse riding, cartoon horse, friendship between girls, cowboy, girl in peril, old west, female protagonist, friendship, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, year 2017
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The Silencing (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A reformed hunter becomes involved in a deadly game of cat and mouse when he and the local sheriff set out to track a vicious killer who may have kidnapped his daughter years ago.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: forest, manhunt, hunter, missing daughter, serial killer, disappearance, sheriff, small town, missing person, investigation, murder investigation, murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada, chicago illinois
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Leatherface (2017)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young nurse is kidnapped by a group of violent teens who escape from a mental hospital and take her on the road trip from hell. Pursued by an equally deranged lawman out for revenge, one of the teens is destined for tragedy and horrors that will ...
Style: suspense, psychotronic, slasher, brutal, bleak ...
Plot: psycho killer, panic, mutilation, chainsaw, chainsaw murder, sociopath, cannibalism, murder, escape, violence, sadist, insanity ...
Time: year 1955, year 1965, 50s
Place: texas, southern usa
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Mang Kepweng Returns (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Philippines
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A remake of a funny quack doctor who was originally portrayed by the late comedian Chiquito in 1979. Its a story of the quack doctor's son and his adventures with the magical bandana.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, bleak, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: horror for children
Plot: supernatural power, supernatural being, supernatural horror, girl in peril, evil girl, evil being, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, ghost, monster, good versus evil, exorcist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: the philippines
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Separation (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young girl finds solace in her artist father and the ghost of her dead mother.
Style: scary, psychotronic, suspenseful, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, father, mother, daughter, supernatural power, supernatural, girl in peril, violence, loss, society, chase, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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Halloween (2018)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Jamie Lee Curtis returns to her iconic role as Laurie Strode, who comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago. This film, ...
Style: slasher, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: halloween, sadistic psychopath, masked killer, murder, serial killer, boogeyman, murderer, terror, maniac, violence, homicidal maniac, fear ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: illinois, midwest
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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, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, trap, psychopath, massacre, woman in danger, serial killer, torture, gang, murder, hostage, hunt down, serial murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Dario Argento's Phenomena (1985)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A young girl, with an amazing ability to communicate with insects, is transferred to an exclusive Swiss boarding school, where her unusual capability might help solve a string of murders.
Style: surreal, suspenseful, psychological, scary, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, school, chimpanzee, investigation, serial killer, disfigurement, supernatural, sleepwalking, doctor, amateur detective, mind game ...
Time: 80s, year 1985, 20th century
Place: switzerland, europe, alps, munich germany
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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Ignoring threats to his life, Harry returns to Hogwarts to investigate – aided by Ron and Hermione – a mysterious series of attacks.
Style: dark fantasy, exciting, stylized, twists and turns, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: witch, magic, magical, wizards and magicians, wizards, chosen one, harry potter, boarding school life, fantasy world, supernatural ability, creature, magic wand ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, year 1992, year 1993
Place: england, europe, london
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Aliens (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: When Ripley's lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story, all contact is ...
Style: scary, frightening, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, space travel, space and aliens, outer space, strong female character, human versus alien, space colony, survival, deadly creature, evil alien, female warrior, mysterious planet ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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The Purge (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Given the country's overcrowded prisons, the U.S. government begins to allow 12-hour periods of time in which all illegal activity is legal. During one of these free-for-alls, a family must protect themselves from a home invasion.
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, bleak, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: home invasion, family in danger, society, violence spree, self defense, social decay, future dystopia, chaos, survival, escapades, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2020s
Place: usa, california
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Mary (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A struggling family buys an old ship at auction with high hopes of starting a charter business, only to discover her horrifying secrets on the isolated open waters.
Style: atmospheric, enigmatic, dark
Plot: evil spirit, obsession, family, sisters, investigation, legend, mysterious past, curse, fear, yacht, business, sailing ...
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47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five backpackers, diving in a ruined underwater city, quickly learn they are not alone in the submerged caves.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bloody, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: shark, cave, great white shark, killer shark, shark attack, diving, ruins, teenage girl, teenager, panic, fear, chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mexico
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At the End of the Tunnel (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A paraplegic computer engineer that moves in a wheelchair and works in his basement starts hearing noises and voices of bank-robbers.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, entertaining, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank robbery, tunnel, rain, heist, stolen money, gang of outlaws, police detective, police investigation, trap, brother brother relationship, gang, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: buenos aires argentina
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Black Christmas (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hawthorne College is winding down for the holidays, yet one by one, sorority girls are being picked off. Riley Stone, a girl dealing with her own trauma, begins to notice and tries to save her friends before they too are picked off.
Style: slasher, enigmatic, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: holiday horror, rape victim, college, murder, stalker, violence, teenage girl, christmas, sorority, feminism, characters killed one by one, home invasion ...
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The Clown at Midnight (1998)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Seven teenagers are stalked by a murderous clown while refurbishing an old opera house.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, mind bending, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, evil clown, psychopath, youth, stalking, nightmare, characters killed one by one, mystery killer, teenager, extrasensory perception, female friendship, opera ...
Time: 90s
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Happy Death Day (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A college student relives the day of her murder over and over again as she tries to discover her killer's identity.
Style: surprise ending, twist ending, suspense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: time loop, mystery killer, dying repeatedly, college, time travel, masked killer, college student, murder, dead teenager, murderer, masked villain, birthday ...
Time: 2010s, year 2017
Place: arizona
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Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Jack Reacher must uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy in order to clear his name. On the run as a fugitive from the law, Reacher uncovers a potential secret from his past that could change his life forever.
Style: intense, exciting, suspense, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lone hero, prison escape, drug smuggling, chase, vigilante, false accusation of murder, one against many, female soldier, conspiracy, false accusation, corruption, assassination ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, alabama, afghanistan, washington d.c.
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Another 48 Hrs. (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: For the past four years, San Francisco cop Jack Cates has been after an unidentified drug kingpin who calls himself the "Ice Man". Jack finds a picture that proves that the Ice Man has put a price on the head of Reggie Hammond, who is ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prison, gunfight, motorcycle, bar fight, mexican standoff, drug dealer, buddy cop, gas station, betrayal, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), police investigation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california, los angeles
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Bleach (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: High school student Ichigo Kurosaki lives an ordinary life,besides being able to see ghosts and the blurry memories of his mother death under strange circumstances when he was a kid. His peaceful world suddenly breaks as he meets Rukia Kuchiki, a ...
Style: stylized, exciting, entertaining, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sword fight, ghost, good versus evil, supernatural, training, teenager, school, monster, widower, young girl, heroic mission, adventure ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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Slender Man (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a small town in Massachusetts, four high school girls perform a ritual in an attempt to debunk the lore of Slender Man. When one of the girls goes mysteriously missing, they begin to suspect that she is, in fact, his latest victim.
Style: suspense, macabre, scary, bad ending, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban legend, evil spirit, teenager, teenage protagonist, supernatural, kidnapping, forest, demon, monster, internet, friendship, small town ...
Time: 2010s
Place: massachusetts, usa
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Nightmare Honeymoon (1974)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sadistic low-budget thriller about newlyweds Dack Rambo and Rebecca Danna Smith who are pursued and terrorized by a pair of rural killer rapists.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: girl in peril, newlyweds, revenge, construction company, investigation, police officer, rape and revenge, confrontation, woman in a bikini, night, fight, honeymoon ...
Place: new orleans
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Blood Ranch (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four college students and an Iraq War vet, lost on a desert highway, encounter a terrified young woman with a black van on her trail. They survive the ensuing chase but their car doesn't, forcing them to seek help at a nearby ranch. Only when ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, rough, suspenseful
Plot: survival, serial killer, psychopath, mind game, rescue, isolation, mental illness, murder, perversion, youth, car chase, desert ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, texas
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The Horror of Party Beach (1964)
Genre: Horror, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Radioactive waste dumped off the coastline creates mutant monsters. The beasts attack slumber parties, beaches, tourists, and terrorize a waterfront community as a scientist, his daughter, her boyfriend and the local police try to find a way to stop ...
Style: semi serious, scary, humorous, absurd, slasher ...
Plot: beach, mutant, deadly creature, chaos, supernatural, teenager, zombie, gang, monster, slumber party, dangerous animal, supernatural ability ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, long island
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Mirror Mirror (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Shy teenager Megan moves to a new town with her widowed mother and quickly becomes the most unpopular girl in high school. But when she starts to communicate with a mysterious mirror, her tormentors begin to meet with a horrifying series of ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, gothic, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, violence, high school, punk, death, nightmare, hallucination, insanity, reflection, demonic possession ...
Time: 80s
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Bloodtide (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: UK, Greece
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An adventurer hunting for treasure in Greece accidentally frees a monster that forces local villagers to sacrifice virgins
Style: suspense, bleak, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: monster, sea monster, vacation, legend, creature feature, island, ritual, sacrifice, girl in peril, female nudity, girl, fire ...
Place: greece
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