10 best movies like Chernobyl Diaries (2012)

Movies similar to Chernobyl Diaries (2012): The Descent: Part 2, The Darkest Hour, Evidence, The Descent, The Dyatlov Pass Incident, The Blair Witch Project, Friday the 13th, Paranormal Activity, Wrong Turn, The Hills Have Eyes.

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The Descent: Part 2 (2009)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrehorror, thriller, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:34
PlotSurvival, Supernatural, Expeditions, Missing people
PlaceCaves
StyleAtmospheric, Disturbing

Distraught, confused, and half-wild with fear, Sarah Carter emerges alone from the Appalachian cave system where she encountered unspeakable terrors. Unable to plausibly explain to the authorities what happened - or why she's covered in her friends' blood - Sarah is forced back to the subterranean depths to help locate her five missing companions.

The Darkest Hour (2011)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 4.9)
Genrefantastic, thriller
CountryUSA, Russia
Duration01:29
CharactersAliens
PlotAlien invasion, End of the world, Apocalypse
PlaceRussia

In Moscow, five young people lead the charge against an alien race which has attacked Earth via our power supply.

Evidence (2011)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 5)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:15

Ryan is making a documentary on his friend, Brett, about camping for the first time. However, once they begin camping, they discover that there is a mysterious figure that is hunting them.

The Descent (2005)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrehorror, thriller, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:39
CharactersFriends
PlotExpeditions
PlaceCaves

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, they find themselves in a desperate struggle to survive the creatures and each other.

The Dyatlov Pass Incident (2013)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.7)
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
CountryRussia, USA
Duration01:40
PlotSurvival, Supernatural, Snow
StyleDisturbing, Action

Five young filmmakers retrace the steps of a doomed group of hikers in pursuit of an unsolvable mystery.

The Blair Witch Project (1999)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrehorror, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:21
CharactersWitch
PlaceForest
StyleTense

In October of 1994 three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary. A year later their footage was found.

Friday the 13th (2009)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 5.5)
Genrehorror
CountryUSA
Duration01:37
CharactersKillers
PlotDeath
PlaceForest
StyleExciting

Ignoring the warnings of the locals, a group of teenage camp counselors takes on the job of reopening Camp Crystal Lake — on Friday the 13th no less, and raise the ire of Jason Voorhees, a masked, homicidal maniac.

Paranormal Activity (2007)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrehorror
CountryUSA
Duration01:26
CharactersFamily
PlotGhosts, Supernatural
StyleDisturbing, Tense

After a young, middle class couple moves into a suburban 'starter' tract house, they become increasingly disturbed by a presence that may or may not be somehow demonic but is certainly most active in the middle of the night. Especially when they sleep. Or try to.

Wrong Turn (2003)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrehorror
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration01:24
PlotSurvival
StyleDisturbing

Chris crashes into a carload of other young people, and the group of stranded motorists is soon lost in the woods of West Virginia, where they're hunted by three cannibalistic mountain men who are grossly disfigured by generations of inbreeding.

The Hills Have Eyes (2006)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA, France
Duration01:47

Based on Wes Craven's 1977 suspenseful cult classic, The Hills Have Eyes is the story of a family road trip that goes terrifyingly awry when the travelers become stranded in a government atomic zone. Miles from nowhere, the Carter family soon realizes the seemingly uninhabited wasteland is actually the breeding ground of a blood-thirsty mutant family...and they are the prey.

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