Locked in movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant locked in movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, tense and weird films and TV shows about / with locked in, suspense, survival, trapped, isolation, escape, locked in a room, struggle for survival, apocalypse and death plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres shot in USA, Spain, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as locked in: Madrid, 1987 (2011), Escape Room (2019), Warhouse (2013), Project Ithaca (2019), 247°F (2011), The Belko Experiment (2016), Barbarian (2022), 122 (2019), 4x4 (2019), X (2022).

List of locked in movies

Madrid, 1987 (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two characters: old and young; teacher and pupil; man and woman. Four walls within which they conjure intellectualism, relive the profession (journalism), explore politics and discover each other.
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, witty, sexy ...
Audience: adult
Plot: relationships, journalism, introspection, elderly, society, confined, aging, isolation, male nudity, journalist, locked in, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe
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Escape Room (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Six strangers find themselves in circumstances beyond their control, and must use their wits to survive.
Style: exciting, surprise ending, psychological, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: survival, trapped, suspense, puzzle, game of death, clue, group of strangers, quest, riddles and clues, evil corporation, death, teamwork ...
Place: chicago illinois
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Warhouse (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Royal Marine A.J Budd awakes in a mysterious house and is forced to fight for his life everyday against grotesque inhuman opponents. Trapped alone in an unchanging prison of unbreakable routines, he must kill every day or die himself. As days ...
Style: mystical, suspenseful, tense, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: confined, survival, captivity, strong violent content, soldier, supernatural, death, supernatural horror, struggle for survival, locked in, survival horror, trapped in a building ...
Time: 21st century
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Project Ithaca (2019)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five strangers awaken to find themselves trapped aboard an alien spaceship that seems to be harnessing their terror to power the ship. They begin to understand that these species have been abducting humans for decades and possibly centuries.
Style: dark, talky, non-linear, twist ending, captivating ...
Plot: amnesia, trapped in space, suspense, alien, getting home, science, torture, supernatural, past, spacecraft, survival, struggle for survival ...
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247°F (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Georgia, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four friends travel to a lakeside cabin for a carefree weekend, the fun turns into a nightmare when 3 of them end up locked in a hot sauna. Every minute counts and every degree matters as they fight for their lives in the heat up to 247°F.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, psychological, splatter ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: friends, survival, isolation, sauna, locked in, beer, forest, trapped, lake, swimming, redneck, expedition ...
Time: 21st century
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The Elevator: Three Minutes Can Change Your Life (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A disturbing psychological thriller, that engages the audience to the point that it is always caught off guard, thus changing the point of view of the two main performers.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, captivating, tense, psychological thriller
Plot: trap, suspense, captivity, locked in, social problems, isolation, trapped in an elevator, relationship problems, revenge, trapped, deathtrap, social relations ...
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The Belko Experiment (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a twisted social experiment, a group of 80 Americans are locked in their high-rise corporate office in Bogotá, Colombia and ordered by an unknown voice coming from the company's intercom system to participate in a deadly game of kill or be ...
Style: psychological, slasher, bloody, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: game of death, social experiment, last man standing, office, survival, human experiment, struggle for survival, most dangerous game, killing spree, suspense, murder, trapped ...
Time: 21st century
Place: colombia
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Barbarian (2022)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In town for a job interview, a young woman arrives at her Airbnb late at night only to find that it has been mistakenly double-booked and a strange man is already staying there. Against her better judgement, she decides to stay the night anyway, but ...
Style: scary, slasher, psychological, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: basement, fear, female protagonist, kidnapping, psychopath, suspense, plot twist, locked in a basement, locked in a room, secret passageway, serial killer, house ...
Time: 80s, 2020s
Place: detroit, usa, brooklyn new york city
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122 (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Egypt
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During a bloody night, a young man and his lover are struggling, not to get to the hospital, but to escape and survive.
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, slasher
Plot: hospital, escape, couples, muslim, doctor, trapped, locked in, survival, runaway, struggle for survival, manhunt, fugitives ...
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4x4 (2019)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Buenos Aires, Argentina. A luxurious van is parked on the sidewalk. A man enters with the purpose of stealing whatever he can find, but when he wants to leave, he cannot. The doors do not open, the control panel does not respond: the van has become ...
Style: psychedelic, psychological, suspenseful, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: trap, locked in, social problems, car, true crime, trapped in a car, policewoman, murder, patronizing, attempted murder, widower, escape attempt ...
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X (2022)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In 1979, a group of young filmmakers set out to make an adult film in rural Texas, but when their reclusive, elderly hosts catch them in the act, the cast find themselves fighting for their lives.
Style: slasher, disturbing, psychological, scary, dark ...
Audience: adult
Plot: elderly couple, serial killer, pervert, lust, van, sex scene, husband wife relationship, suspense, old woman, black man white woman sex, characters murdered one by one, farmer ...
Time: 70s, 1910s, year 1979, year 1918
Place: texas, houston texas
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Melody (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Melody, 28 years old, a confused child born under the name X, decides to rent out her body in order to get the money she needs to realize her dream: opening a hair-dressing salon. To do so, she accepts to carry the child of Emily, a rich English ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, atmospheric, non-linear ...
Plot: surrogate mother, homeless, hairdresser, follow your dream, money, baby, social differences, social relations, pregnancy, hopes, grandmother, locked in ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, europe, belgium
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Fingersmith (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 181 min.
TV show
Story: The lives of two young women collide in Victorian England when a trio of 'fingersmiths' (pick-pockets) concoct an elaborate scam to defraud a young heiress of her inheritance. The story alternates between the twisting back alleyways of ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, disturbing, gothic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lesbian love, lgbt, lesbian relationship, fall in love, gays and lesbians, betrayal, thief, psychiatric ward, cons and scams, lgbtq, class differences ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: london, europe, england
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Shut In (2022)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young single mother is held captive along with her two children by a violent ex and must plot their escape before it’s too late.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, disturbing, slasher
Plot: suspense, escape, problem, locked in, locked in a room, locked door, jealousy, relationship problems, jealous man, female protagonist, struggle for survival, escape plan ...
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The Locked Room (2012)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: Enomoto Kei is a security "otaku" working for a security firm, devoted to improving the securities system on a daily basis. He is not an easy person to familiarize oneself with, always collected and calm, unapproachable, a maniac in ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, tense
Plot: puzzle, uncover truth, investigation, crime solving, breaking and entering, locked in, security guard, crime investigation, locked door, suspense, locked in a room, lawyer
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This Is the End (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: While attending a party at James Franco's house, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel and many other celebrities are faced with the apocalypse.
Style: funny, entertaining, not serious, parody, feel good ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, post apocalypse, creature, end of the world, party, friends, disorder, chaos and mayhem, actor, survival, painting, panic ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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The House That Jack Built (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: Denmark, France, Sweden, Germany, Belgium, Tunisia
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A depiction of a serial killer's 12 years' worth of murders and how it shaped his prime intelligence.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak ...
Audience: date night, adult
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, suspense, cruelty, sadism, kidnapping, psychopath as protagonist, sadistic psychopath, extreme violence, animal cruelty, obsessive compulsive disorder ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: washington d.c.
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The Skin I Live In (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A brilliant plastic surgeon creates a synthetic skin that withstands any kind of damage. His guinea pig: a mysterious and volatile woman who holds the key to his obsession.
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, sexy, clever ...
Audience: adult
Plot: kidnapping, obsession, twists and turns, rape, insanity, skin, revenge, sexual perversion, tragic love, isolation, gender bending, abuse ...
Time: year 2006, year 2012, 21st century
Place: spain, ancient greece, europe
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The Captive Nanny (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Chloe (Karynn Moore) is a nanny who desperately wants to adopt but needs to get her life together first. She finds the perfect live-in nanny position with the Brown family - Emily (Austin Highsmith), Michael (Michael Aaron Milligan) and their son - ...
Style: disturbing, tense, psychological, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: nanny, hostage, wanting a baby, husband wife relationship, family problems, relationship problems, locked in, suspense, female protagonist, marital problem, male female relationship, life is a bitch ...
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The Immaculate Room (2022)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mike and Kate, a young couple, get the once-in-a lifetime chance to win a cool five million dollars. The challenge: Live for 50 days in a blank space. Sticking it out for thirty days, and the five million are theirs. How difficult can it be?
Style: social, captivating, disturbing, thought provoking, psychological ...
Plot: suspense, social experiment, boredom, secret, relationship problems, locked room, locked in a room, family problems, social isolation, relationships, psychoanalysis, couple relations ...
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Bigbug (2022)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Humans have ceded most tasks to AI in 2045, even in nostalgic Alice's home. So when robots stage a coup, her androids protectively lock her doors.
Style: surreal, captivating, satirical, semi serious, entertaining ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, future dystopia, robot, androids, robot human relationship, human versus robot, hostage, security, sentient robot, eccentric family, family relations, human android relationship ...
Time: 2040s, future
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200 Degrees (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ryan Hinds awakes inside a sealed industrial kiln. He is set challenges by a voice with no face, pushed to the limits of human endurance as the temperature within the kiln begins to rise.
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating
Plot: race against time, deathtrap, murderer, homicidal maniac, locked in, money, psycho killer, suspense, trap, burned alive, stock broker, death threat ...
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A Bad Idea Gone Wrong (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two would-be thieves forge a surprising relationship with an unexpected housesitter when they accidentally trap themselves in a house they just broke into.
Style: satirical, humorous, semi serious, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: heist gone wrong, satire, crime gone awry, attempted robbery, locked in, criminal, heist, robbery, unlikely friendships, burglar, humour, misfit ...
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Red Room (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Ireland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Held hostage in an isolated house, three kidnapped women attempt to escape from their sadistic captors.
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, female protagonist, sadism, suspense, survival, hostage, sadist, sadistic violence, struggle for survival, locked in, escape attempt, fleeing ...
Place: ireland
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Homemade (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
TV show
Story: Acclaimed filmmakers from around the world channel their creativity during COVID-19 isolation with this diverse, genre-spanning collection of short films.
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, captivating, psychological, anthology
Plot: isolation, social isolation, quarantine, social problems, society, isolated house, family relations, locked in, relationship problems, lifestyle, pandemic, social issues ...
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Happiness (2021)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: A new type of deadly virus spread throughout the city, and the apartment where has different social classes of people is sealed off. With the fear of the virus, and the conflicts of the different classes, the residents have to spend and survive in ...
Style: apocalyptic, tense, captivating, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: epidemic, apartment building, survival, virus, illness, infection, social problems, struggle for survival, fighting illness, social isolation, neighbor, isolated house ...
Time: near future
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Next to Me (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Serbia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Olja is a high school history teacher, married to a painter whose latest exhibition provoked violent reactions from Serbian nationalists. One night, a group of masked hooligans attacks her. They film the attack and upload the clip to YouTube. The ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological
Audience: teen drama
Plot: teacher student relationship, high school teacher, teenager, teachers and students, social problems, classmate classmate relationship, introspection, teacher, classmate, locked room, juvenile delinquent, locked in ...
Place: eastern europe
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Room (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Jack is a young boy of 5 years old who has lived all his life in one room. He believes everything within it are the only real things in the world. But what will happen when his Ma suddenly tells him that there are other things outside of Room?
Style: sentimental, sad, heartbreaking, emotional, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night
Plot: kidnapping, isolation, mother son relationship, rape, escape, kidnapped, captive, room, child born of rape, female protagonist, imprisonment, child protagonist ...
Place: canada
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The Bar (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A group of strangers are trapped inside a bar.
Style: tense, disturbing, brutal, intense, scary ...
Plot: virus, death, murder, dark humor, panic, violence, survival, trapped, fight, suspense, psychology, apocalypse ...
Place: madrid
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Oxygen (2021)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman wakes in a cryogenic chamber with no recollection of how she got there, and must find a way out before running out of air.
Style: suspenseful, apocalyptic, psychological, captivating, futuristic ...
Plot: oxygen, isolation, suspense, space travel, memory loss, escape, pandemic, virus, trapped in space, computer, cryogenics, repressed memory ...
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