Tags: movies similar to Josie (2018) - full list
|Genre||horror, action, thriller, comedy, drama, crime|
|Characters||Teens, Hackers, Friends, Girlfriends|
|Plot||Survival, Revenge, Friendship, Weapon, Social Media|
|Style||Exciting, Tense, Fancy|
High school senior Lily and her group of friends live in a haze of texts, posts, selfies and chats just like the rest of the world. So, when an anonymous hacker starts posting details from the private lives of everyone in their small town, the result is absolute madness leaving Lily and her friends questioning whether they'll live through the night.
|Genre||horror, fantastic, fantastic, thriller, thriller, drama, drama|
|Country||USA, Germany, Canada, France|
|Place||Bunker, New York|
|Style||Action, Tense, Depressive, Serious|
Survivors of a nuclear attack are grouped together for days in the basement of their apartment building, where fear and dwindling supplies wear away at their dynamic.
|Characters||Teens, Serial killers, Psychopath, Bikers, Writers|
|Plot||Money, Obsession, Friendship, Loneliness, Death|
|Style||Tense, Black humor, Depressive, Disturbing|
Lonely widow Joyce rents out a room in her house and becomes dangerously obsessed with one of her guests.
|Genre||horror, thriller, drama, crime|
|Characters||Teens, Serial killers, Friends|
|Plot||Friendship, Love triangle, Insomnia|
|Place||Party, New York|
|Style||Fascinating, Heavy, Tense, Depressive, Disturbing|
Teenagers Zach and Josh have been best friends their whole lives, but when a gruesome accident leads to a cover-up, the secret drives a wedge between them and propels them down a rabbit hole of escalating paranoia and violence.
|Genre||horror, thriller, melodrama, drama, crime, detective|
|Characters||Robots, Aliens, Lawyers, Androids, Cats|
|Plot||Obsession, Love triangle, Jealousy, Seduction, Mystery|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Fascinating, Tense, Fancy|
A surrogate mother harbors a deadly secret desire for a family of her own with the husband who is expecting to raise her child.
|Genre||thriller, drama, detective|
|Plot||Friendship, Pursuit, Depression, Swimming, Mystery|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Action, Twisted plot, To cry, Fascinating|
A woman grieving over the death of her daughter loses grip of reality when she begins to think her girl may still be alive.
|Characters||Teens, Family, Pupils|
|Plot||Passion, Relationship, Love with age difference, Obsession, First love|
|Place||School, USA, Small cities|
|Style||Heavy, Tense, Serious, Disturbing|
A 16 year old girl takes up with a charming young man who quickly shows his colors when he beats a friend simply for walking with her and then goes totally ballistic after she tries to break up with him.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Country||Republic of Ireland, United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Hungary, USA|
|Characters||Snipers, Teachers, Hired assassins, Strong women, Criminals|
|Plot||Chess, Revenge, Money, Death, Seduction|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Exciting, Tense, Fancy|
In the dark heart of a sprawling, anonymous city, two assassins carry out a sinister mission, a teacher battles a fatal illness, and an enigmatic janitor and a curious waitress lead dangerous double lives. Murderous consequences unravel in the dead of night, as their lives intertwine at the hands of a mysterious criminal mastermind who is hell-bent on revenge.
|Genre||horror, fantastic, thriller, drama|
|Characters||Geniuses, Scientists, Androids, Hermits, Reporters|
|Plot||Adventure, Chess, Artificial Intelligence, Love triangle, Jealousy|
|Time||Future, Dark ones|
|Style||Exciting, Action, Heavy, Tense, For men|
For ten years, inventor David Kressen has lived in seclusion with his inventions, including Adam, a robot with incredible lifelike human qualities. When reporter Joy Andrews is given access to their unconventional facility, she is alternately repelled and attracted to the scientist and his creation. But as Adam exhibits emergent behavior of anger and jealousy towards her, she finds herself increasingly entangled in a web of deception where no one’s motives are easily decipherable.
|Genre||thriller, drama, detective|
|Characters||Teens, Strong women, Family|
|Plot||Time travel, Recurring day, Friendship, Loneliness, Death|
|Style||Tense, Makes me think, Touching|
Samantha Kingston has everything. Then, everything changes. After one fateful night, she wakes up with no future at all. Trapped into reliving the same day over and over, she begins to question just how perfect her life really was.
|Genre||horror, thriller, drama, detective, history|
|Country||United Kingdom, Canada, Romania, USA|
|Characters||Witch, Teens, Family|
|Plot||On real events, Superpowers, Death, Supernatural, Chase|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Action, By books, Atmospheric, Tense|
Based on the true events of the only case in US History where a spirit caused the death of a man.
|Genre||thriller, melodrama, drama, crime|
|Plot||Passion, Friendship, Love triangle|
|Style||Exciting, Atmospheric, Tense, Gloomy, Serious|
In a seaside California town, best friends Mac and Nick are on opposite sides of the law. Mac is a former drug dealer trying to clean up his act, while Nick is a high-profile detective trying to take down a Mexican drug lord named Carlos. Soon Nick's loyalties are put to the test when he begins an affair with restaurateur Jo Ann -- a love interest of Mac's -- unwittingly leading his friend into a police-orchestrated trap.
|Genre||action, thriller, drama, crime|
|Characters||Snipers, Gangsters, Hired assassins, Bodyguards, Lawyers|
|Plot||Robbery, Martial Arts, Revenge, Cars, Fight|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Exciting, Action, Tense, Depressive|
A man is out for justice after a group of corrupt police officers are unable to catch his wife's killer.
|Genre||thriller, comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Plot||Friendship, Hostage, Fate, Mystery, Blackmail|
|Style||Tense, Black humor, Disturbing|
Leanne is salutatorian when she needs to be valedictorian to get her scholarship to Harvard. The only class she is worse than the leader in is history, taught by Mrs. Tingle, and the teacher hates her. When an attempt to get ahead in Mrs. Tingle's class goes awry, mayhem ensues and friendships, loyalties and trust are tested by the teacher's intricate mind-games.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime, detective|
|Characters||Teens, Teachers, Psychics, Maids|
|Plot||Friendship, Mystery, Female friendship|
|Place||Prison, Mansions, USA, Office, New York|
|Style||Psychological problems, Action, Twisted plot, Tense, Serious|
A man with the ability to enter peoples' memories takes on the case of a brilliant, troubled sixteen-year-old girl to determine whether she is a sociopath or a victim of trauma.
|Genre||action, thriller, drama, adventure, crime|
|Characters||Teens, Hackers, Girlfriends|
|Plot||Survival, Money, Computer games, Friendship, Jealousy|
Industrious high school senior, Vee Delmonico, has had it with living life on the sidelines. When pressured by friends to join the popular online game Nerve, Vee decides to sign up for just one dare in what seems like harmless fun. But as she finds herself caught up in the thrill of the adrenaline-fueled competition partnered with a mysterious stranger, the game begins to take a sinister turn with increasingly dangerous acts, leading her into a high stakes finale that will determine her entire future.
|Genre||horror, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Vampire, Gods, Lifeguards, Prophets, Brothers|
|Plot||Dancing, Abduction, Revenge, Friendship, Supernatural|
In 1905, a man travels to a remote island in search of his missing sister who has been kidnapped by a mysterious religious cult.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Action, Tense, Explicit scenes, Gloomy|
Parole officer Jack Mabry has only a few weeks left before retirement and wishes to finish out the cases he's been assigned. One such case is that of Gerald 'Stone' Creeson, a convicted arsonist who is up for parole. Jack is initially reluctant to indulge Stone in the coarse banter he wishes to pursue and feels little sympathy for the prisoner's pleads for an early release. Seeing little hope in convincing Jack himself, Stone arranges for his wife to seduce the officer, but motives and intentions steadily blur amidst the passions and buried secrets of the corrupted players in this deadly game of deception.
|Genre||action, thriller, comedy, drama, crime|
|Characters||Police, Friends, Partners, Veterans|
|Plot||Adventure, Investigation, Friendship, Death, Weapon|
|Place||USA, Los Angeles|
|Style||Exciting, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Tense|
A slightly unhinged former Navy SEAL lands a job as a police officer in Los Angeles where he's partnered with a veteran detective trying to keep maintain a low stress level in his life.
|Genre||thriller, drama, western, crime, detective|
|Characters||Hired assassins, Cowboys, Hunters, Captives, Warriors|
|Plot||War, Survival, Skirmishes, Snow, Pads|
|Place||Wild West, Mountains, Hotels, USA|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Exciting, Fascinating, Heavy, Tense|
Bounty hunters seek shelter from a raging blizzard and get caught up in a plot of betrayal and deception.
|Genre||horror, fantastic, thriller, drama, detective|
|Plot||Survival, Survival, UFO, Experiments, Abduction|
|Style||Exciting, Psychological problems, Action, Heavy, Tense|
Could you trust a jury of your peers with your life? The contestants of a mysterious death game must make harrowing decisions as they strategize for survival in this psychological sci-fi thriller.
|Genre||thriller, drama, biography|
|Characters||Dogs, Teens, Serial killers, Students, Lawyers|
|Plot||On real events, Dancing, UFO, Friendship, Weapon|
|Style||To cry, Fascinating|
Jeffrey Dahmer struggles with a difficult family life as a young boy. During his teenage years he slowly transforms, edging closer to the serial killer he becomes.
|Genre||action, thriller, fantasy, comedy, drama, adventure|
|Plot||Survival, Adventure, Investigation, Friendship, Supernatural|
|Place||Deserts, China, Tomb|
|Style||Exciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense, Serious|
At the beginning of the 1990s, famous tomb explorer Hu Bayi decided to retire and move to the United States with his girlfriend Shirley. But before his wedding, Bayi discovers his first love Ding Shitian, who supposedly had died in the "One Hundred Cave" 20 years ago, is actually still alive. Together with Shirley and his old exploration partner, Bayi unravels a terrible millennium-old secret...
|Plot||Love, Passion, Relationship, Obsession, Love with age difference|
|Style||Romantic, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing|
A newly appointed teacher finds herself being followed, and soon discovers that one of her own students is obsessed with her.
|Genre||thriller, melodrama, drama, crime|
|Plot||Love, Obsession, Rivalry|
|Style||Fascinating, Tense, Makes me think|
After arguing with his girlfriend, Ali, Tyler lands in the arms of sexy new girl, Holly. The next morning, he finds that not only does Ali agree to take him back, but Holly is a new student at their school and is dead set on her new man.
|Genre||horror, thriller, drama|
|Country||United Kingdom, Canada, USA|
|Characters||Dogs, Teens, Childrens, Family, Journalists|
|Plot||Survival, Death, Supernatural, Mental disorders, Snow|
|Time||New Year, Dark ones, Winter|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Psychological problems, Action, Tense, Gloomy|
When a father is forced to abruptly depart for work, he leaves his children, Aidan and Mia, at their holiday home in the care of his new girlfriend, Grace. Isolated and alone, a blizzard traps them inside the lodge as terrifying events summon specters from Grace's dark past.
|Genre||action, thriller, drama, detective|
|Plot||Abduction, Political, Chase, Pads, Rivalry|
|Place||USA, Small cities|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Exciting, Fascinating, Tense, Serious|
Nationally acclaimed evangelist John Luther is the last obstacle in the way of sweeping religious reform in the States. When a U.S. Senator and Luther's own supporters abduct and frame him in the murder of an innocent teenage girl, an unprecedented era of persecution is unleashed. Out on personal recognizance, Luther escapes police surveillance in search of the truth. And suddenly, a once-normal life is targeted by a team of ex-military operatives who wage a relentless campaign to eliminate the incriminating evidence. As evangelist turned fugitive, Luther vows to expose anyone involved with or profiting from the girl's murder; a mission that brings him face-to-face with the coming storm of persecution that will threaten the entire Christian community in America.
|Characters||Lesbians, Blonde girls, Sheriffs|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Money, Death, Vacation|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Action, Twisted plot, Tense, For men|
A guy gets more than he bargained for after entering into an affair with the wife of an investment banker. Soon, a suspicious death and substantial life insurance policy embroil him in a scandal.
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime, detective|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom, Bulgaria|
|Characters||Hackers, Snipers, CIA, Spy, Special Forces|
|Plot||War, Disasters, Investigation, Death, Chase|
|Place||Prison, Submarines, Aircraft, USA, Laboratory|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Exciting, Heavy, Tense|
Bill Pope is a CIA agent on a mission in London tracking down a shadowy hacker nicknamed "The Dutchman." When he gets mysteriously ambushed and killed, an experimental procedure is used to transfer his memories into dangerous ex-convict Jericho Stewart. When he wakes up with the CIA agent's memories, his mission is to find The Dutchman and eliminate him before the hacker launches ICBM's and starts World War III. But complications soon arise and the mission turns personal.
|Genre||fantastic, thriller, drama, detective|
|Style||Exciting, Fascinating, Tense|
When Sam regains consciousness in the middle of a crowded subway, he doesn't know how he got there, where he came from nor his own name. He franticly searches for his identity, using the contents of his backpack. Slowly but surely he realizes his life is in great danger.