Tags: movies like Touching the Void (2003) - full list
|Mark||8.4 (imdb: 5.9)|
|Genre||action, thriller, drama, adventure|
|Plot||Survival, Adventure, Expeditions|
|Style||Exciting, Heavy, Action, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing|
Trapped near the summit of K2, the world's second-highest mountain, Annie Garrett radios to base camp for help. Brother Peter hears Annie's message and assembles a team to save her and her group before they succumb to K2's unforgiving elements. But, as Annie lays injured in an icy cavern, the rescuers face several terrifying events that could end the rescue attempt -- and their lives.
|Mark||7.4 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Place||Space, Space, Spaceships|
|Style||Disturbing, Tense, For men|
A group of troubled passengers wake up on a damaged spaceship abandoned in deep space, each having left behind a dark past in search of a fresh start on a newly colonized planet. As their terrifying situation spirals into paranoia, they come to realize that the greatest threat to their dream of starting over – and indeed their lives – is something far darker than the pasts they were so desperate to escape.
|Mark||4.6 (imdb: 7.3)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime|
Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire.
|Characters||Diggers, Crocodiles, Friends, Tourists, Monsters|
|Plot||Survival, Killer animals, Adventure, Death, Fear|
|Style||Action, Heavy, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing|
An adventure-loving couple convince their friends to explore a remote, uncharted cave system in the forests of Northern Australia. With a tropical storm approaching, they abseil into the mouth of the cave, but when the caves start to flood, tensions rise as oxygen levels fall and the friends find themselves trapped. Unknown to them, the storm has also brought in a pack of dangerous and hungry crocodiles.
|Mark||7.2 (imdb: 6.9)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, thriller, drama|
|Plot||Apocalypse, Survival, Viruses, Apocalypse, Survival, Viruses|
|Style||Disturbing, Fascinating, Action, Depressive, For men, Action, Fascinating|
What did the world look like as it was transforming into the horrifying apocalypse depicted in "The Walking Dead"? This spin-off set in Los Angeles, following new characters as they face the beginning of the end of the world, will answer that question.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 5)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, crime|
|Characters||Teens, Monsters, Police, Nurses, Serial killers, Sheriffs, Cannibals|
|Plot||Adventure, Travel, Mystery, Mystery, The escape, Survival, Death, Radio, Fear|
|Place||Forest, USA, Psychiatric hospitals|
|Style||Tense, Heavy, Depressive|
A young nurse is kidnapped by a group of violent teens who escape from a mental hospital and take her on the road trip from hell. Pursued by an equally deranged lawman out for revenge, one of the teens is destined for tragedy and horrors that will destroy his mind, moulding him into a monster named Leatherface.
|Genre||horror, action, fantasy, comedy|
|Characters||Heroes, Zombie, Demons, Zombie, Demons|
|Plot||Supernatural, Survival, Viruses, Supernatural, Survival, Viruses|
|Style||Heavy, Disturbing, For men|
Bruce Campbell reprises his role as Ash Williams, an aging lothario and chainsaw-handed monster hunter who’s spent the last three decades avoiding maturity, and the terrors of the Evil Dead. But when a Deadite plague threatens to destroy all of mankind, he’s forced to face his demons — both metaphorical and literal.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 5.4)|
|Country||Luxembourg, Germany, South Africa|
|Plot||Travel, Survival, Adventure, Rivalry|
|Style||Heavy, Atmospheric, Exciting, Depressive, Tense, Fascinating, For men|
A band of Vikings cross enemy lines and a panicked race begins. The losers will pay with their lives.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, adventure|
|Plot||Disasters, Survival, Adventure, Death, Depression, Snow, Life after death, Chase|
|Style||Disturbing, Action, Heavy, Exciting, Depressive|
An oil drilling team struggles to survive after a plane crash strands them in the wilds of Alaska. Hunting them is a pack of wolves that sees them as intruders.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 8.5)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Characters||Hackers, Hackers, Criminals|
|Plot||Split personality, Drug addict, Sects, Revolution, Sects, Uprising|
A contemporary and culturally resonant drama about a young programmer, Elliot, who suffers from a debilitating anti-social disorder and decides that he can only connect to people by hacking them. He wields his skills as a weapon to protect the people that he cares about. Elliot will find himself in the intersection between a cybersecurity firm he works for and the underworld organizations that are recruiting him to bring down corporate America.
|Mark||6.8 (imdb: 7)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, thriller, detective|
|Characters||Monsters, Military, Friends, Aliens|
|Plot||Survival, Supernatural, Fear|
|Place||Party, New York, Helicopters|
|Style||First person, Heavy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing|
Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most surreal, horrifying event of their lives.
|Mark||6.8 (imdb: 7.6)|
|Characters||Wizards, Gays, Friends, Gods, Kings, Students, Teachers|
|Plot||Magic, Adventures, Superpowers, Depression, Life after death, Time travel|
|Place||Parallel worlds, School, College|
Brakebills University is a secret institution specializing in magic. There, amidst an unorthodox education of spellcasting, a group of twenty-something friends soon discover that a magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real— and poses grave danger to humanity.
|Mark||8.4 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Plot||Shipwreck, Adventure, Survival, On real events|
|Style||Touching, Heavy, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating|
Teenage boys discover discipline and camaraderie on an ill-fated sailing voyage.
|Mark||9.8 (imdb: 8.2)|
|Genre||action, thriller, drama, crime|
|Plot||Adventure, Fight, Survival, Skirmishes, Rivalry, Obsession, Bank robbery, Robbery, Chase|
|Place||Los Angeles, USA|
|Style||Action, Disturbing, Atmospheric, Heavy, Exciting, Depressive, Tense|
Obsessive master thief, Neil McCauley leads a top-notch crew on various daring heists throughout Los Angeles while determined detective, Vincent Hanna pursues him without rest. Each man recognizes and respects the ability and the dedication of the other even though they are aware their cat-and-mouse game may end in violence.
|Mark||7.6 (imdb: 8.1)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime, detective|
A sexy, suspense-driven legal thriller about a group of ambitious law students and their brilliant, mysterious criminal defense professor. They become entangled in a murder plot and will shake the entire university and change the course of their lives.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.1)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, drama|
|Plot||Survival, Adventure, Uprising, Chase|
|Place||Islands, Prison, Jungle|
|Style||Heavy, Exciting, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing, For men|
In the year 2022, a ruthless prison warden has created the ultimate solution for his most troublesome and violent inmates: Absolom, a secret jungle island where prisoners are abandoned and left to die. But Marine Captain John Robbins, convicted of murdering a commanding officer, is determined to escape the island in order to reveal the truth behind his murderous actions and clear his name.
|Mark||6 (imdb: 5.1)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, action, adventure|
|Characters||Aliens, Astronauts, Heroes, Monsters|
|Plot||Survival, Adventure, Supernatural, Alien invasion, Travel|
|Style||Heavy, Depressive, Disturbing, For men|
As a lone spaceship proceeds on its long voyage across space, the crew are surprised to encounter a strange pyramid form. Surprise turns to horror as one by one, they discover that their darkest nightmares are all starting to become real. The pyramid has to be behind it all somehow, but how can they save themselves from its influence?
|Genre||action, thriller, drama|
|Characters||Heroes, Stewardesses, Pilots|
|Plot||Survival, Adventure, Hostage|
|Style||Heavy, Exciting, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing|
Flight 23 has crashed in the Bermuda Triangle after a hijacking gone wrong. Now the surviving passengers must brave panic, slow leaks, oxygen depletion, and more while attempting a daring plan, all while 200 feet underwater.
|Plot||Survival, Adventure, Shipwreck, Fear|
|Style||Action, Heavy, Exciting, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing, For men|
The Poseidon Adventure was one of the first Catastrophe films and began the Disaster Film genre. Director Neame tells the story of a group of people that must fight for their lives aboard a sinking ship. Based on the novel by Paul Gallico.