Pay phone movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant pay phone movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, suspense, serious, realistic, tense and exciting films and TV shows about / with pay phone, chase, murder, brutality, danger, violence, crimes, betrayal, dialogue and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as pay phone: Black Mass (2015), The House of the Devil (2009), The Skulls (2000), Oxygen (1999), Black House (2007), Bad Times at the El Royale (2018), Sam Was Here (2016), Escape Plan 2: Hades (2018), The Old Man & the Gun (2018), Still Life (1990).

List of pay phone movies

 6.9
 152K
Black Mass (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The true story of Whitey Bulger, the brother of a state senator and the most infamous violent criminal in the history of South Boston, who became an FBI informant to take down a Mafia family invading his turf.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, corruption, crime, brutality, violence, fbi, murder, organized crime, illness, arms dealing, gangster, mafia ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1982, year 1985, year 1975 ...
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, santa monica california, new jersey
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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: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Plot: haunted house, ceremony, pizza, ritual, gravestone, pay phone, eclipse, satanic ritual, occult, witchcraft, secret, supernatural ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: new jersey, california
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 5.6
 29K
The Skulls (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Luke's exultance at being selected for The Skulls (a secret society bred within the walls of a prominent Ivy League Campus) is soon overshadowed when he realises that all is 'not well in Wonderland'. For The Skulls is a breeding ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, psychological, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, friendship, secret society, investigation, college, social differences, society, betrayal, uncover truth, mind game, rivalry, manipulations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: campus, connecticut, usa, harvard university, yale university
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 6.1
 4K
Oxygen (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A masochistic cop, who hides her predilection from her cop husband, gets involved in pursuing a kidnapper nicknamed Harry for Harry Houdini
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, chase, psychopath, picking a lock, magician, death penalty, masochist, theft, cemetery, police station, pay phone, buried alive ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, miami, new jersey
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 6.3
 904
Black House (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea, Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jun-oh, an insurance claims agent, faces off with a client who he suspects of committing murders with the intention of collecting insurance premiums.
Style: bleak, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, stabbing, serial killer, gore, knife, hospital, pay phone, wound, police, rain, train ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
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Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Seven strangers, each with a secret to bury, meet at Lake Tahoe's El Royale, a rundown hotel with a dark past in 1969. Over the course of one fateful night, everyone will have a last shot at redemption... before everything goes to hell. A young ...
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, rough ...
Plot: surveillance, hotel, motel, vietnam war, hippie, dark secret, danger, violence, criminal, held at gunpoint, motel room, jukebox ...
Time: 1960s, 1950s, year 1969, year 1959
Place: california, nevada
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 4.7
 2K
Sam Was Here (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Sam, a forty-something door-to-door salesman, travels through the few inhabited zones of the Californian desert in search of clients, yet everything seems deserted.
Style: suspense, ambiguous ending, enigmatic, macabre
Plot: motel, desert, paranoid, identity crisis, police officer, child killer, salesman, gore, mercilessness, hole in the wall, fight, car won't start ...
Time: 1990s, year 1998
Place: california
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Escape Plan 2: Hades (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ray Breslin manages an elite team of security specialists trained in the art of breaking people out of the world's most impenetrable prisons. When his most trusted operative, Shu Ren, is kidnapped and disappears inside the most elaborate prison ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, hand to hand combat, betrayal, prison escape, danger, teamwork, robot, martial arts, rubik's cube, secret place, friends, shooting ...
Time: 2010s
Place: shanghai china, bangkok thailand, chechnya, atlanta georgia
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The Old Man & the Gun (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The true story of Forrest Tucker, from his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public. Wrapped up in the pursuit are a detective, who becomes ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, tense
Plot: heist, prison escape, bank robber, investigation, fbi, bank, horse ranch, bank robbery, police detective, crimes, love, escapades ...
Time: year 1955, year 1958, year 1963, year 1944, year 1957 ...
Place: texas, missouri, oklahoma, california, st. louis missouri ...
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 4.6
 84
Still Life (1990)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The alleys of downtown Manhattan become a modern killing field when corpses begin turning up, disfigured and gruesomely posed to appear as pieces of art.In the frightening climate of the "Art Killer", Peter Sherwood, a struggling musician, ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: pay phone, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, news report, homicide detective, answering machine, female reporter, video, murder suspect, publicity stunt, media frenzy, psycho killer, held at gunpoint ...
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Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Singer Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and bass guitarist John Deacon take the music world by storm when they form the rock 'n' roll band Queen in 1970. Hit songs like "Killer Queen", "Bohemian ...
Style: inspirational, touching, rough, sexy, based on true events ...
Plot: singer, aids, rock band, music band, fame, musician, rise to the top, gay, lgbt, friendship between men, prodigy, desire for fame ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980, year 1970, year 1985 ...
Place: england, britain, edinburgh scotland, rio de janeiro, germany
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 7.0
 896
Hanamizuki (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Sae (Yui Aragaki) is a high school student who is studying hard for her college entrance exams. She lost her father when she was very young and so lives with her mother Ryoko (Hiroko Yakushimaru) in Hokkaido, Japan. Her father Kemimichi (Arata) once ...
Plot: first love, bandana, dialect, groom, juggler, country girl, cashier, freedom fighter, exam, part time job, laundry, japanese woman ...
Place: nova scotia, canada, tokyo
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 4.9
 266
Powerplay (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A woman survives by coming onto wealthy single men, and taking them for everything they are worth, sometimes killing. She proceeds to her next target - another wealthy man who has a daughter whom he mistreats. She tries to marry him but he dies ...
Style: sexual, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: crimes, crime, vengeance, rivalry, crime gone awry, sexual relations, parents and children, cons and scams, manipulations, who done it, femme fatale, deadly ...
Time: 90s
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Daleks' Invasion Earth 2150 A.D. (1966)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Doctor Who and his companions are hurled into the future and make a horrifying discovery: the Daleks have conquered Earth! The metal fiends have devastated entire continents and turned the survivors into Robomen.
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: time travel, good versus evil, time machine, evil alien, alien encounter, heroes, rivalry, space and aliens, imaginary, heroic mission, adventure, escapades ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: mine, england
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 5.5
 466
Starcrossed (1985)
Genre: Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An alien woman is running from a deadly enemy and tries to hide on Earth where she meets a young mechanic, who helps her to get back home and to fight for the freedom of her people.
Style: offbeat, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting
Plot: alien encounter, disorder, danger, misfit, fish out of water, romance, space and aliens, benign alien, chases and races, fugitives, love affair, pacifist ...
Time: 80s
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Prayers for Bobby (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: True story of Mary Griffith, gay rights crusader, whose teenage son committed suicide due to her religious intolerance. Based on the book of the same title by Leroy Aarons.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, christianity, tragic event, homosexual, suicide, gay teenager, parents and children, life is a bitch, society, family problems, homosexuality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco, california, portland oregon
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 7.0
 16K
Chocolate (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An autistic woman with powerful martial art skills looks to settle her ailing mother's debts by seeking out the ruthless gangs that owe her family money.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: debt, martial arts, martial arts school, autism, yakuza, vengeance, gangsters, exile, danger, rivalry, rage, treatment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: thailand, asia, hong kong, japan, tokyo
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 7.1
 83K
WarGames (1983)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: High School student David Lightman (Matthew Broderick) has a talent for hacking. But while trying to hack into a computer system to play unreleased video games, he unwittingly taps into the Defense Department's war computer and initiates a ...
Style: clever, suspenseful, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: hacker, cold war, nuclear threat, computer genius, chess, race against time, network, faked death, danger, government, computer, man versus machine ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, california
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 5.5
 1K
Timebomb (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When someone tries to murder watchmaker Eddy Kay, the incident triggers a barrage of nightmares and flashbacks into a past that isn't his own. Fearing for his sanity, Eddy contacts psychiatrist Dr. Anna Nolmar for help. Anna thinks he's ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough ...
Plot: murder, on the run, espionage, terrorism, kidnapping, psychopath, memory loss, undercover, crime, crimes, chases and races, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: vietnam, asia, mexico
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 8.3
 216K
The Sting (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Set in the 1930s this intricate caper deals with an ambitious small-time crook and a veteran con man who seek revenge on a vicious crime lord who murdered one of their gang.
Style: humorous, atmospheric, witty, captivating, clever ...
Plot: gambling, bet, cons and scams, mentor, crime, friends, rivalry, deception, dishonesty, rivals, organized crime, gangster ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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 6.8
 35K
Spun (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Over the course of three days Ross, a college dropout addicted to crystal-meth, encounters a variety of oddball folks - including a stripper named Nikki and her boyfriend, the local meth producer, The Cook - but all he really wants to do is hook up ...
Style: stylized, rough, semi serious, realistic, depressing ...
Plot: drug abuse, methamphetamine, addiction, strong sexual content, drug snorting, s&m, stripper, drug dealing, older woman younger woman relationship, drugs/alcohol, buddies, drugged ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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 8.4
 767K
The Shining (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the winter. But they aren't prepared for the madness that lurks within.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, scary, surreal, bleak ...
Plot: isolation, supernatural, insanity, danger, evil, hotel, ghost, trapped, nervous breakdown, losing-it hero, psychic, family in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: colorado, usa, oregon, denver colorado, montana
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The Secret of My Succe$s (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Brantley Foster, a well-educated kid from Kansas, has always dreamed of making it big in New York, but once in New York, he learns that jobs - and girls - are hard to get. When Brantley visits his uncle, Howard Prescott, who runs a ...
Style: realistic, talky, witty, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: mistaken identity, office, yuppie, love triangle, success, dual identity, rich and poor, cons and scams, romance, power relations, workplace situations, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: kansas, new york, usa, florida, new jersey ...
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 3.9
 3K
Arrival II (1998)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After Zane Ziminski is found dead five people received envelopes with details of an alien invasion. This group of five includes 3 scientists, Zane's brother Jack, and a reporter. Quickly, the group is down to three and then Jack and Bridget, ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, space and aliens, benign alien, escapades, danger, alien encounter, heroes, save the world, chases and races, adventure, journalism, sex ...
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 6.1
 5K
Q (1982)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: New York police are bemused by reports of a giant flying lizard that has been spotted around the rooftops of New York, until the lizard starts to eat people. An out-of-work ex-con is the only person who knows the location of the monster's nest ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, heist, skyscraper, police investigation, deadly creature, crimes, anti heroes, curses spells and rituals, amateur detective, master criminal, deadly, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, new jersey
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Point of Impact (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jack Davis is a tough, outspoken cop who finds himself wrongly accused for the death of a fellow agent by the depraved and power hungry chief of Miami Customs, Martin Cullen. Disgraced and dismissed, Jack swears revenge and goes to work for Roberto ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: loss of partner, danger, death, revenge, bodyguard, extramarital affair, cuban, righting the wronged, vigilantism, police investigation, police detective, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: miami, cuba, florida
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A Perfect Murder (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Millionaire industrialist Steven Taylor is a man who has everything but what he craves most: the love and fidelity of his wife. A hugely successful player in the New York financial world, he considers her to be his most treasured acquisition. But ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, clever, serious, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, betrayal, crime, extramarital affair, perfect crime, murder, crimes, plan gone awry, love affair, artist, jealousy, jealous spouse ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
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Jingle All the Way (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Meet Howard Langston, a salesman for a mattress company is constantly busy at his job, and he also constantly disappoints his son, after he misses his son's karate exposition, his son tells Howard that he wants for Christmas is an action figure ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, santa claus, toy, family, family life, parents and children, christmas party, nothing goes right, goofy hero, family relations, fish out of water, promise ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, minnesota
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A Guide for the Married Man (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man gives his friend a series of lessons on how to cheat on one's wife without being caught.
Style: sexy, feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, farce, dishonesty, wooing, love affair, suburbs, couples, womanizer, love and romance, teaching the ways of the world, couple relations, power relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
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 6.4
 12K
The Fury (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A government agent is determined to come to his son's rescue, when a sinister official kidnaps him to harness his extremely powerful psychic abilities.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, supernatural, rescue, government agency, espionage, danger, telepathy, government agent, vengeance, family relations, crimes, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1977, year 1978
Place: middle east, chicago illinois
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