Very little dialogue movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant very little dialogue movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, atmospheric, tense, suspenseful and stylized films and TV shows about / with very little dialogue, death, danger, murder, brutality, redemption, violence, dialogue, gun and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, France, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as very little dialogue: The Unreinable Compulsion (2013), From What Is Before (2014), Four Times (2010), Meteora (2012), The Survivalist (2015), Canopy (2013), The Human Centipede II (2011), The Turin Horse (2011), Texhnolyze (2003), The Strangers (2008).

List of very little dialogue movies

The Unreinable Compulsion (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In a small town, a young man gives in to his irrational desire to recreationally murder a stranger.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, complex, tense, suspense ...
Plot: mental illness, dissociative identity disorder, villain played by lead actor, post traumatic stress, evil man, homicidal maniac, home invasion, alienation, shower curtain, humiliation, voyeur, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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From What Is Before (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 338 min.
Story: The Philippines, 1972. Mysterious things are happening in a remote barrio. Wails are heard from the forest, cows are hacked to death, a man is found bleeding to death at the crossroad and houses are burned. Ferdinand E. Marcos announces Proclamation ...
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: village life, forces of nature, mystery, isolation, confined, danger, society, chaos, village, clergy, martial law, very little dialogue ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971, year 1972, year 1970
Place: the philippines
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 4K
Four Times (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An old shepherd lives his last days in a quiet medieval village perched high on the hills of Calabria, at the southernmost tip of Italy. He herds goats under skies that most villagers have deserted long ago. He is sick, and believes to find his ...
Style: sincere, surreal, serious, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: elderly, old man, village, shepherd, goat, human nature, introspection, hopes, redemption, superstition, death, very little dialogue ...
Place: italy, europe
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 6.3
 624
Meteora (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Greece, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In a monastery set on the top of sandstone pillars young monk Theodoros and nun Urania find themselves physically drawn to one and other after devoting their lives to the strict rituals and practises of the monasteries. Below them the eternal cycle ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: monastery, forbidden love, love affair, religions or cults, society, temptation, prayer, love, nun, sin, sex scene, very little dialogue ...
Time: middle ages
Place: greece, europe
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The Survivalist (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In a time of starvation, a survivalist lives off a small plot of land hidden deep in forest. When two women seeking food and shelter discover his farm, he finds his existence threatened.
Style: intense, harsh, tense, atmospheric, futuristic ...
Plot: post apocalypse, survival, post apocalyptic, starvation, isolation, violence, desperation, maggot, mother daughter relationship, visceral, rifle, very little dialogue ...
Time: future, near future
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 4.9
 978
Canopy (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Australia, Singapore
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship between 2 young men becomes everything, when an Australian soldier takes refuge under the canopied jungles of Singapore, during the violent Japanese invasion in World War II. Jim is lost, injured and defenseless in a hostile, ...
Style: realistic, tense, exciting, serious, captivating ...
Plot: jungle, world war two, survival, soldier, danger, war, communication problem, military, escape, chase, very little dialogue, escapades ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: singapore, asia, australia
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The Human Centipede II (2011)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Inspired by the fictional Dr. Heiter, disturbed loner Martin dreams of creating a 12-person centipede and sets out to realize his sick fantasy.
Style: sadistic, scatology, disturbing, banned film, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sexual sadism, pervert, kidnapping, psychopath, sexual torture, torture, rapist, gore, brutality, sexual abuse, violence, rape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany
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The Turin Horse (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, France, Switzerland, Germany, USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A monumental windstorm and an abused horse's refusal to work or eat signals the beginning of the end for a poor farmer and his daughter.
Style: bleak, thought provoking, serious, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: horse, poverty, desperation, everyday life, family relations, animal life, destiny, human nature, tragic hero, life is a bitch, forces of nature, survival ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe
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 7.7
 2K
Texhnolyze (2003)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Story: Texhnolyze is a Japanese anime television series directed by Hiroshi Hamasaki, from a screenplay by Chiaki Konaka, and produced by Yasuyuki Ueda, with original character design by Yoshitoshi ABe. The events take place in the vibrant yet dilapidated ...
Style: tech noir, rough, captivating, dark, serious ...
Plot: distopia, mysterious character, danger, loner, psychic, gang war, power struggle, cyberspace, crimes, life is a bitch, crime, human nature ...
Time: future
Place: japan
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 116K
The Strangers (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After returning from a wedding reception, a couple staying in an isolated vacation house receive a knock on the door in the mid-hours of the night. What ensues is a violent invasion by three strangers, their faces hidden behind masks. The couple ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, rough, psychological thriller ...
Audience: teens
Plot: home invasion, slasher, hostage, survival, serial killer, murder, hostages, confined, mysterious character, violence, isolation, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2005
Place: usa
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 8.1
 44K
The Samura (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Hitman Jef Costello is a perfectionist who always carefully plans his murders and who never gets caught.
Style: tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, loner, neo noir, gangsters, police investigation, jazz, assassination, lone wolves, surveillance, betrayal, chase, anti hero ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 2K
Noir (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Noir is a tale of assassins, in particular one named Mireille Bouquet, a contract killer who receives a message from a young girl with no memory about herself, but is an incredibly efficient killing machine. The story takes us on a pilgrimage to the ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, gothic
Audience: teens
Plot: mercenary, friendship, amnesia, female warrior, haunted by the past, uncover truth, obsessive quest, crimes, life is a bitch, crime, identity crisis, deathtrap ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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The Man from London (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Hungary, Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 139 min.
Story: One night Maloin, a switchman at a seaside railway station situated by a ferry harbour, witnesses a terrible event...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: murder, neo noir, ship, witnessing a crime, introspection, moral dilemma, crimes, redemption, suitcase of money, seaside, dock, money ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, europe, england
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How I Ended This Summer (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Two men at a remote Arctic base begin mistrusting each other after an important radio message.
Style: atmospheric, tense, realistic, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: wilderness, isolation, radio, arctic, survival, solitude, radiation, human nature, danger, confined, dishonesty, contamination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: antarctica, russia
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 91K
The American (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dispatched to a small Italian town to await further orders, assassin Jack embarks on a double life that may be more relaxing than is good for him.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, tense, suspense, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: small town, one last job, hitman, prostitute, betrayal, moral dilemma, anti heroes, anti hero, assassin, assassination, loner, intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, sweden, rome italy, california
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 126K
Under the Skin (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Switzerland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A seductive alien prowls the streets of Glasgow in search of prey: unsuspecting men who fall under her spell.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, surreal ...
Plot: alien, femme fatale, deadly creature, hitchhiker, creature, danger, deadly, human nature, on the road, introspection, trap, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: scotland, europe, glasgow scotland
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 342K
127 Hours (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The true story of mountain climber Aron Ralston's remarkable adventure to save himself after a fallen boulder crashes on his arm and traps him in an isolated canyon in Utah.
Style: suspense, uplifting, psychological, cerebral, inspirational ...
Plot: survival, isolation, trapped, human spirit, courage, loneliness, desert, adventure, extreme sport, desperation, cave, hallucination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2003, 2000s
Place: utah, usa
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 6.8
 1K
Ploy (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A husband and wife are locked inside a single hotel room with a stranger named Ploy. Subtle suspicions build up to jealousy as the young woman triggers devastating consequences for the couple.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, realistic, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: hotel, jealousy, chambermaid, love triangle, love and romance, couples, strong sexual content, unfulfillment, pillow, depression, bathroom, dream ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand
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 6.9
 75K
All Is Lost (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: During a solo voyage in the Indian Ocean, a veteran mariner awakes to find his vessel taking on water after a collision with a stray shipping container. With his radio and navigation equipment disabled, he sails unknowingly into a violent storm and ...
Style: harsh, touching, suspenseful, rough, captivating ...
Plot: survival, isolation, storm, boat, forces of nature, desperation, adventure, ocean or sea, lost at sea, human spirit, overcoming, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Only God Forgives (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Denmark, France, USA, Sweden, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Julian, who runs a Thai boxing club as a front organization for his family's drug smuggling operation, is forced by his mother Jenna to find and kill the individual responsible for his brother's recent death.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, disturbing, brutal, psychological thriller ...
Plot: neo noir, vengeance, neo-noir, neon light, punishment, surrealism, criminal heroes, loss of son, owner, family relations, violence, domineering mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 554
The Visitor (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Estonia, Germany, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young boy lives with his mother on a farm surrounded by deep forest in the remote wilds of the Finnish countryside. From time to time, the boy visits his father - a man of great violence - in prison. Locked in the stable is an unruly horse, the ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspense, tense, realistic ...
Audience: student film
Plot: childhood, farm, countryside, stranger, mute, mysterious character, family relations, life turned upside down, parents and children, child's point of view, boy, desperation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland, europe
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 27K
To the Wonder (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After falling in love in Paris, Marina and Neil come to Oklahoma, where problems arise. Their church's Spanish-born pastor struggles with his faith, while Neil encounters a woman from his childhood.
Style: emotional, serious, stylized, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, romance, love affair, starting over, couple relations, introspection, homecoming, love triangle, love and romance, womanizer, love story, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, paris france, usa, oklahoma
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 6K
Amer (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Searing memories and carnal desires rule the mind of Ana, a young woman in thrall to her own fantasies whose visions and obsessions draw her toward deeper eroticism -- and deeper danger, in this modern take on a Giallo.
Style: sexy, surreal, experimental, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: danger, slasher, murder, sensuality, haunted by the past, woman in danger, mysterious character, deadly, crimes, haunted house, sexual content, postmodernism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe
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 5.7
 23K
The Pact (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After their mother passes away, sisters Nicole and Annie reluctantly return to their childhood home to pay their last respects. While staying overnight in the house, the sisters sense a mysterious presence in their midst: noises startling them in ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, captivating, tense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, childhood home, death of mother, female protagonist, supernatural, hidden room, mystery, pursuit, mourning, very little dialogue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The House of the Devil (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the 1980s, college student Samantha Hughes takes a strange babysitting job that coincides with a full lunar eclipse. She slowly realizes her clients harbor a terrifying secret.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, suspense, macabre ...
Plot: occult, supernatural, satanic ritual, ceremony, haunted house, cult, woman in danger, deathtrap, danger, sacrifice, gory, mystery ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982, 70s
Place: new jersey, california
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 759
The Pointsman (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman gets off a train by mistake and finds herself stranded alone with a peculiar man who doesn't even speak her language.
Style: offbeat, sexual, psychological, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: isolation, train, confined, opposites attract, romance, couples, culture clash, odd couple, sex, very little dialogue, weirdo, railway ...
Time: 80s
Place: holland, europe, netherlands
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Essential Killing (2010)
Genre: Thriller, War
Country: Poland, Norway, Ireland, Hungary, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A Taliban soldier struggles to survive after he escapes his captors and flees into the Polish countryside.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, thought provoking, captivating, serious ...
Plot: survival, manhunt, on the run, chase, desert, danger, politics, military, fugitives, track down, state affairs, captivity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: afghanistan, europe, middle east, poland
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 2K
Ballast (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A single mother and her embattled son struggle to subsist in a small Mississippi Delta township. An act of violence thrusts them into the world of an emotionally devastated highway store owner, awakening the fury of a bitter and longstanding ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: single parent, small town, life is a bitch, family relations, parents and children, danger, juvenile delinquent, robbery, suicide, gun, lawyer, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mississippi, mississippi river
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 4K
The Robber (2010)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Sport
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A champion marathoner leads a double life as a serial bank robber, sprinting between fixes (and away from police cavalcades) as many as three times a day.
Style: serious, exciting, tense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: manhunt, robbery, marathon, crimes, heist, couple relations, love affair, love and romance, on the run, chase, criminal heroes, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: austria, europe
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 665
My Way Home (1978)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Jamie leaves the children's home to live with his paternal grandmother. After working in a mine and in a tailor's shop, he is conscripted into the RAF, and goes to Egypt, where he is befriended by Robert, whose undemanding companionship ...
Style: serious, realistic, contemplative, gloomy, sincere
Plot: child neglect, autobiography, self discovery, adolescence vs adulthood, friendship, teenage life, coming of age, hopes, soldier, juvenile delinquency, society, military ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, 1940s
Place: scotland, egypt, middle east, europe, africa ...
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