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Devil (2010)
Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Devil (2010)

In Philadelphia, Detective Bowden is still grieving for his wife and son, killed in a hit-and-run five years ago. When someone jumps from a skyscraper onto a truck, Bowden is sent to investigate. Meanwhile, five strangers are trapped in an elevator in the building where the jumper committed suicide. The communication radio in the elevator is broken but the guards, Lustig and Ramirez, observe the individuals via CCTV as events unfold. Tensions run high among those trapped, so Lustig calls the police and Detective Bowden assumes the case. Without being able to contact the individuals, he tries to work out who they are, but he can only account for four of them. Time is running out for the occupants of the elevator, as Bowden realizes he has to get them out quickly. (Read More)

Themes:claustrophobia,  devil,  forgiveness,  deception,  religion,  suicide
Mood:suspense
Locations:elevator
Characters:thief,  lawyer
Story:falling down an elevator shaft,  stuck in elevator,  killed in an elevator,  trapped in an elevator,  elevator shaft,  broken mirror,  faked suicide,  head twisted backwards,  hit and run victim,  film starts with a quote,  reformed alcoholic,  falling object,  maintenance man,  eyes different color,  breaking through a wall,  satchel,  stolen wallet,  upside down camera shot,  stabbed with glass,  title appears in text,  afghanistan veteran,  upside down view,  lights out,  fall to death,  bite mark,  scam artist,  drunk driver,  glass shard,  office building,  tools,  thrown through a windshield,  single location,  hanged by the neck,  first of trilogy,  sponsor,  hanged woman,  repairman,  circular saw,  coughing blood,  pepper spray,  death of family,  flickering light,  driver's license,  title spoken by narrator,  starts with narration,  fiance,  surveillance footage,  ex marine,  gold digger,  cityscape,  rosary,  alcoholics anonymous,  envelope,  intercom,  mysterious death,  socialite,  sole survivor,  sole black character dies cliche,  hitchcockian,  unsubtitled foreign language,  red,  slasher killer,  broken window,  blackout,  narrated by character,  hit and run,  blood on shirt,  characters killed one by one,  firefighter,  sin,  lying,  philadelphia pennsylvania,  body landing on a car,  falling to death,  note,  one day,  salesman,  reference to satan,  punched in the stomach,  stabbed in the neck,  power outage,  back from the dead,  mechanic,  part of trilogy,  desperation,  assault,  walkie talkie,  security camera,  crucifix,  slow motion,  head butt,  death of son,  ex convict,  neck breaking,  suspicion,  death of child,  disappearance,  long take,  manipulation,  death of wife,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  businessman,  confession,  police detective,  apology,  security guard,  diner,  throat slitting,  subjective camera,  prayer,  supernatural power,  car crash,  falling from height,  arrest,  punched in the face,  investigation,  mirror,  rain,  corpse,  cell phone,  voice over narration,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  one word title,  blood,  murder,  flashback,  fight,  death

Constantine (2005)
Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller, Action

Constantine (2005)

John Constantine is approached by Det. Angela Dodson who needs his help to prove that her twin sister Isabel's death was not a suicide. The dead woman was a devout Catholic and Angela refuses to accept she would have taken her own life. She's asked Constantine for help because he has a reputation for dealing with the mystical. In fact, he is a demon hunter whose sole purpose on Earth is to send demons back to the nether regions. John himself has been to Hell and knows that he is destined to return there on his death - but hopes his good deeds may find him a place in Heaven. As he looks into Isabel's death, he realizes demons are trying to break through to the human world, and his battles lead him into a direct conflict with Satan. (Read More)

Themes:devil,  deception,  religion,  suicide
Mood:suspense
Story:elevator shaft,  broken mirror,  glass shard,  coughing blood,  reference to satan,  power outage,  back from the dead,  crucifix,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  confession,  police detective,  diner,  supernatural power,  falling from height,  punched in the face,  investigation,  mirror,  corpse,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  one word title,  death,  flashback,  murder,  blood

Deliver Us From Evil (2014)
Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Deliver Us From Evil (2014)

In DELIVER US FROM EVIL, New York police officer Ralph Sarchie (Eric Bana), struggling with his own personal issues, begins investigating a series of disturbing and inexplicable crimes. He joins forces with an unconventional priest (Edgar Ramirez), schooled in the rituals of exorcism, to combat the frightening and demonic possessions that are terrorizing their city. Based upon the book, which details Sarchie's bone-chilling real-life cases. (Read More)

Themes:suicide
Mood:suspense
Locations:elevator
Story:flickering light,  surveillance footage,  ex marine,  body landing on a car,  falling to death,  power outage,  walkie talkie,  security camera,  crucifix,  death of child,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  confession,  police detective,  arrest,  punched in the face,  rain,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  flashback,  death,  murder,  blood

The Raid: Redemption (2011)
Action, Crime, Thriller

The Raid: Redemption (2011)

In Jakarta, Indonesia, Lieutenant Wahyu organizes the invasion of an apartment building that is the safe house of the powerful and cruel drug lord Tama and his gang. The SWAT team breaks in the building but one lookout sees and warns the gangsters and the police force is trapped on the seventh floor. They learn that Lt. Wahyu has not informed his superiors about the operation. Now the police officers have to fight with limited ammunition against the armed and dangerous gangsters. (Read More)

Mood:suspense
Locations:elevator
Story:killed in an elevator,  intercom,  falling to death,  one day,  punched in the stomach,  stabbed in the neck,  security camera,  neck breaking,  death of child,  long take,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  throat slitting,  falling from height,  arrest,  punched in the face,  corpse,  surprise ending,  fight,  murder,  death,  blood,  flashback

Jack Reacher (2012) is one of the best movies like Devil (2010)
Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller

Jack Reacher (2012)

In an innocent heartland city, five are shot dead by an expert sniper. The police quickly identify and arrest the culprit, and build a slam-dunk case. But instead of confessing, the accused man writes the words, "Get Jack Reacher." Reacher himself sees the news report and turns up in the city. The defense is immensely relieved, but Reacher has come to bury the guy. Shocked at the accused's request, Reacher sets out to confirm for himself the absolute certainty of the man's guilt, but comes up with more than he bargained for. (Read More)

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Locations:elevator
Story:afghanistan veteran,  surveillance footage,  ex marine,  punched in the stomach,  security camera,  head butt,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  police detective,  diner,  subjective camera,  car crash,  arrest,  punched in the face,  rain,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  murder,  blood,  flashback,  death

P2 (2007)
Crime, Horror, Thriller

P2 (2007)

The story centers on a corporate climber who gets stuck working late on Christmas Eve and finds herself the target of an unhinged security guard. With no help in sight, the woman must overcome physical and psychological challenges to survive.

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Locations:elevator
Story:surveillance footage,  slasher killer,  blood on shirt,  characters killed one by one,  one day,  power outage,  security camera,  electrocution,  police detective,  apology,  security guard,  subjective camera,  car crash,  punched in the face,  investigation,  mirror,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  one word title,  murder,  death,  fight,  blood

Morgan (2016)
Action, Horror, Sci-fi, Thriller

Morgan (2016)

Themes:deception,  suicide
Mood:suspense
Story:surveillance footage,  characters killed one by one,  stabbed in the neck,  security camera,  head butt,  neck breaking,  suspicion,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  diner,  punched in the face,  investigation,  mirror,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  one word title,  blood,  murder,  fight,  flashback,  death

Tell No One (2006)
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller

Tell No One (2006)

The pediatrician Alexandre Beck misses his beloved wife Margot Beck, who was brutally murdered eight years ago when he was the prime suspect. When two bodies are found near where the corpse of Margot was dumped, the police reopen the case and Alex becomes suspect again. The mystery increases when Alex receives an e-mail showing Margot older and alive. (Read More)

Themes:forgiveness,  suicide
Locations:elevator
Characters:lawyer
Story:surveillance footage,  intercom,  mysterious death,  hitchcockian,  desperation,  walkie talkie,  death of son,  suspicion,  disappearance,  long take,  death of wife,  confession,  apology,  subjective camera,  arrest,  punched in the face,  investigation,  mirror,  corpse,  cell phone,  flashback,  fight,  blood,  murder,  death

Triple 9 (2016) is one of the best movies like Devil (2010)
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

Triple 9 (2016)

In TRIPLE 9, a crew of dirty cops are blackmailed by the Russian mob to execute a virtually impossible heist. The only way to pull it off is to manufacture a 999, police code for "officer down". Their plan is turned upside down when the unsuspecting rookie they set up to die foils the attack, triggering a breakneck, action-packed finale filled with double-crosses, greed and revenge. (Read More)

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Locations:elevator
Characters:thief
Story:surveillance footage,  ex marine,  blood on shirt,  firefighter,  note,  desperation,  walkie talkie,  security camera,  ex convict,  suspicion,  manipulation,  electrocution,  police detective,  security guard,  car crash,  arrest,  punched in the face,  investigation,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  death,  murder,  blood

Scream 4 (2011)
Horror, Mystery

Scream 4 (2011)

Sidney Prescott, now the author of a self-help book, returns home to Woodsboro on the last stop of her book tour. There she reconnects with Sheriff Dewey and Gale, who are now married, as well as her cousin Jill and her Aunt Kate. Unfortunately, Sidney's appearance also brings about the return of Ghostface, putting Sidney, Gale, and Dewey, along with Jill, her friends, and the whole town of Woodsboro in danger. (Read More)

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Locations:elevator
Story:sole black character dies cliche,  characters killed one by one,  body landing on a car,  punched in the stomach,  stabbed in the neck,  walkie talkie,  security camera,  suspicion,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  throat slitting,  falling from height,  punched in the face,  investigation,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  blood,  murder,  death

Taken 3 (2014)
Action, Thriller

Taken 3 (2014)

Liam Neeson returns as ex-covert operative Bryan Mills, whose long awaited reconciliation with his ex-wife is tragically cut short when she is brutally murdered. Consumed with rage, and framed for the crime, he goes on the run to evade the relentless pursuit of the CIA, FBI and the police. For one last time, Mills must use his "particular set of skills," to track down the real killers, exact his unique brand of justice, and protect the only thing that matters to him now - his daughter. (Read More)

Themes:deception,  suicide
Locations:elevator
Story:afghanistan veteran,  security camera,  head butt,  manipulation,  death of wife,  electrocution,  police detective,  security guard,  diner,  throat slitting,  car crash,  arrest,  punched in the face,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  flashback,  murder,  death

Cube (1997)
Drama, Mystery, Sci-fi, Thriller

Cube (1997)

Six different people, each from a very different walk of life, awaken to find themselves inside a giant cube with thousands of possible rooms. Each has a skill that becomes clear when they must band together to get out: a cop, a math whiz, a building designer, a doctor, an escape master, and a disabled man. Each plays a part in their thrilling quest to find answers as to why they've been imprisoned. (Read More)

Themes:claustrophobia,  deception
Mood:suspense
Locations:elevator
Story:fall to death,  sole survivor,  sole black character dies cliche,  blood on shirt,  characters killed one by one,  one day,  desperation,  suspicion,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  subjective camera,  falling from height,  punched in the face,  corpse,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  one word title,  blood,  murder,  fight,  death

Dragonfly (2002) is one of the best movies like Devil (2010)
Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller

Dragonfly (2002)

Dr. Joe Darrow is a recently widowed doctor. He is grieving due to the death of his pregnant wife in a Red Cross mission in Venezuela. Although being atheist, he began to believe that his dead wife wants to communicate with him, through her young patients in the Pediatrics of a Chicago hospital.

Mood:suspense
Locations:elevator
Characters:lawyer
Story:red,  power outage,  back from the dead,  desperation,  crucifix,  death of child,  death of wife,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  security guard,  supernatural power,  arrest,  mirror,  rain,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  one word title,  flashback,  death

Escape Plan (2013)
Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-fi, Thriller

Escape Plan (2013)

Ray Breslin is the world's foremost authority on structural security. After analyzing every high security prison and learning a vast array of survival skills so he can design escape-proof prisons, his skills are put to the test. He's framed and incarcerated in a master prison he designed himself. He needs to escape and find the person who put him behind bars. (Read More)

Themes:deception
Characters:lawyer
Story:firefighter,  falling to death,  punched in the stomach,  power outage,  walkie talkie,  security camera,  head butt,  ex convict,  neck breaking,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  subjective camera,  arrest,  punched in the face,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  flashback,  death,  murder,  fight,  blood

Inferno (2016)
Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Inferno (2016)

Famous symbologist on a trail of clues tied to the great Dante himself. When Langdon wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Sienna Brooks, a doctor he hopes will help him recover his memories. Together, they race across Europe and against the clock to stop a madman from unleashing a global virus that would wipe out half of the world's population. (Read More)

Themes:deception,  religion,  suicide
Mood:suspense
Story:surveillance footage,  sole black character dies cliche,  firefighter,  falling to death,  one day,  stabbed in the neck,  walkie talkie,  security camera,  security guard,  subjective camera,  car crash,  falling from height,  punched in the face,  rain,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  one word title,  blood,  flashback,  death,  murder,  fight

Non-stop (2014)
Action, Mystery, Thriller

Non-stop (2014)

Bill Marks, a former cop dealing with his daughter's death by drinking, is now a federal air marshal. While on a flight from New York to London, Marks gets a text telling him that unless 150 million dollars is transferred to an offshore account, someone will die every 20 minutes. Can he find the terrorist in time and save everyone? (Read More)

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Characters:lawyer
Story:hitchcockian,  firefighter,  one day,  punched in the stomach,  power outage,  head butt,  neck breaking,  suspicion,  manipulation,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  punched in the face,  rain,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  fight,  death,  murder

Split (2016) is one of the best movies like Devil (2010)
Horror, Thriller

Split (2016)

When three girls are kidnapped by a man with 23 different personalities, they have to work out which of those personalities will help them escape and which of those personalities will try to stop them.

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Story:pepper spray,  sole survivor,  sole black character dies cliche,  slasher killer,  characters killed one by one,  philadelphia pennsylvania,  power outage,  part of trilogy,  walkie talkie,  security camera,  suspicion,  security guard,  diner,  subjective camera,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  one word title,  blood,  death,  murder,  flashback

Takers (2010)
Action, Crime, Thriller

Takers (2010)

A seasoned team of bank robbers, including Gordon Jennings (Idris Elba), John Rahway (Paul Walker), A.J. (Hayden Christensen), and brothers Jake (Michael Ealy) and Jesse (Chris Brown) Attica successfully complete their latest heist and lead a life of luxury while planning their next job. When Ghost (Tip T.I. Harris), a former member of their team, is released from prison he convinces the group to strike an armored car carrying $20 million. As the "takers" carefully plot their strategy and draw nearer to exacting the grand heist, a reckless police officer (Matt Dillon) inches closer to apprehending the criminals. (Read More)

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Characters:thief
Story:driver's license,  surveillance footage,  body landing on a car,  punched in the stomach,  desperation,  walkie talkie,  security camera,  ex convict,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  police detective,  security guard,  car crash,  arrest,  punched in the face,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  one word title,  murder,  blood,  death

The Fugitive (1993)
Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

The Fugitive (1993)

A well respected Chicago surgeon Dr. Richard Kimble has found out that his wife, Helen, has been murdered ferociously in her own home. The police found Kimble and accused him of the murder. Then, Kimble (without Justifiable Reason) was tried, convicted, and sentenced to death. However, on the way to prison, Kimble's transport crashed. Kimble escapes and is now on the run. Deputy Samuel Gerard from Chicago takes charge of the chase of Kimble. Meanwhile, Kimble takes up his own investigation to find who really killed his wife, and to lure Gerard and his team into it as well. (Read More)

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Locations:elevator
Characters:thief
Story:hitchcockian,  hit and run,  blood on shirt,  punched in the stomach,  mechanic,  walkie talkie,  ex convict,  suspicion,  death of wife,  police detective,  falling from height,  arrest,  punched in the face,  investigation,  rain,  corpse,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  murder,  blood,  fight,  death,  flashback

Mr. Brooks (2007)
Crime, Drama, Thriller

Mr. Brooks (2007)

Earl Brooks is a highly respected businessman and was recently named Portland's Man of the Year. He hides a terrible secret however: he is a serial killer known as the Thumbprint Killer. He has been attending AA meetings and has kept his addiction to killing under control for two years now but his alter ego, Marshall, has re-appeared and is pushing him to kill again. When he does kill a couple while they are making love, he is seen and photographed by someone who also has his own death and murder fetish. In a parallel story, the police detective investigating the murder is having problems of her own. She is going through a messy divorce and a violent criminal who had vowed revenge some years before has escaped from prison and is after her. (Read More)

Themes:deception,  suicide
Mood:suspense
Characters:lawyer
Story:driver's license,  alcoholics anonymous,  intercom,  lying,  body landing on a car,  stabbed in the neck,  businessman,  police detective,  diner,  throat slitting,  prayer,  investigation,  mirror,  rain,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  murder,  death,  flashback,  blood

A Walk Among The Tombstones (2014) is one of the best movies like Devil (2010)
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

A Walk Among The Tombstones (2014)

Matt Scudder is a former cop now a private eye. He is asked by a drug dealer to find the men who kidnapped his wife. It seems like they killed her even after he paid them. Scudder refuses. But the man later goes to see him and tells him how his wife was killed. Scudder takes the job. He does some research and thinks the men he is looking for have done this more than once. And that everyone they grabbed is connected to a drug dealer. He was about to give up when they grab another girl and Scudder tries make sure she's returned alive. (Read More)

Themes:deception,  suicide
Mood:suspense
Story:reformed alcoholic,  alcoholics anonymous,  unsubtitled foreign language,  body landing on a car,  falling to death,  walkie talkie,  death of child,  death of wife,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  diner,  subjective camera,  car crash,  punched in the face,  investigation,  rain,  corpse,  cell phone,  flashback,  death,  murder,  blood

Prince Of Darkness (1987)
Horror

Prince Of Darkness (1987)

A sinister secret has been kept in the basement of an abandoned Los Angeles church for many years. With the death of a priest belonging to a mysterious sect, another priest opens the door to the basement and discovers a vat containing a green liquid. The priest contacts a group of physics graduate students to investigate it. Unfortunately, they discover that the liquid contains the essence of Satan himself, and they also discover that he will release HIS father - an all-powerful Anti-God! The liquid later comes to life itself, turning some of the students into zombies as the Devil comes forward to release his father. Will these students be able to stop him? (Read More)

Themes:devil,  deception,  religion,  suicide
Mood:suspense
Story:broken mirror,  breaking through a wall,  reference to satan,  power outage,  crucifix,  death of son,  neck breaking,  disappearance,  throat slitting,  supernatural power,  falling from height,  punched in the face,  mirror,  corpse,  surprise ending,  blood,  fight,  death,  murder

Saw: The Final Chapter (2010)
Horror, Mystery, Crime

Saw: The Final Chapter (2010)

Detective Matt Gibson chases the psychotic Detective Mark Hoffman while Jigsaw's widow Jill Tuck tries to kill him as assigned by her husband. However he escapes and Jill meets Gibson and offers to sign an affidavit listing the murders committed by Hoffman. In return, she requests protection. Meanwhile, the prominent Jigsaw survivor and leader of a support group Bobby Dagen is abducted with his wife and friends and forced to play a mortal game to save himself and his beloved wife. (Read More)

Themes:deception
Characters:lawyer
Story:thrown through a windshield,  circular saw,  blood on shirt,  characters killed one by one,  lying,  stabbed in the neck,  neck breaking,  manipulation,  death of wife,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  confession,  police detective,  falling from height,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  blood,  flashback,  death

Flatliners (1990)
Drama, Horror, Sci-fi, Thriller

Flatliners (1990)

Medical students begin to explore the realm of near death experiences, hoping for insights. Each has their heart stopped and is revived. They begin having flashes of walking nightmares from their childhood, reflecting sins they committed or had committed against them. The experiences continue to intensify, and they begin to be physically beaten by their visions as they try and go deeper into the death experience to find a cure. (Read More)

Themes:forgiveness,  suicide
Mood:suspense
Story:broken mirror,  fall to death,  falling to death,  punched in the stomach,  power outage,  back from the dead,  death of child,  long take,  manipulation,  apology,  diner,  subjective camera,  supernatural power,  falling from height,  punched in the face,  corpse,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  one word title,  death,  blood,  flashback

The Prophecy (1995) is one of the best movies like Devil (2010)
Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller

The Prophecy (1995)

"Some people lose their faith because Heaven shows them too little," says Thomas Daggett. "But how many people lose their faith because Heaven showed them too much?" Daggett nearly became a priest; now he's a cop. He may want to put religion behind him, but one morning a weird, eyeless, hermaphroditic corpse turns up. Suddenly he is on a path that will put him right in the middle of a war in Heaven. And once again, Heaven will show him too much: gore, blood, charred flesh, living corpses and much worse. Even more central to the heavenly war effort is a young girl. This American Indian child has something Gabriel wants. And Gabriel is willing to kill her and anyone in his path - or even reanimate a corpse or two - to get it. (Read More)

Themes:devil,  deception,  religion
Mood:suspense
Story:thrown through a windshield,  lying,  body landing on a car,  reference to satan,  back from the dead,  manipulation,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  police detective,  diner,  prayer,  supernatural power,  falling from height,  punched in the face,  investigation,  corpse,  voice over narration,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  flashback,  death,  fight,  murder,  blood

Flatliners (2017)
Drama, Horror, Sci-fi, Thriller, Mystery

Flatliners (2017)

Medical students begin to explore the realm of near death experiences, hoping for insights. Each has their heart stopped and is revived. They begin having flashes of walking nightmares from their childhood, reflecting sins they committed or had committed against them. The experiences continue to intensify, and they begin to be physically beaten by their visions as they try and go deeper into the death experience to find a cure. (Read More)

Locations:elevator
Story:broken mirror,  flickering light,  falling to death,  power outage,  back from the dead,  death of child,  apology,  security guard,  subjective camera,  supernatural power,  car crash,  falling from height,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  one word title,  death,  flashback

Tomorrowland (2015)
Action, Adventure, Family, Mystery, Sci-fi

Tomorrowland (2015)

Bound by a shared destiny, a bright, optimistic teen bursting with scientific curiosity and a former boy-genius inventor jaded by disillusionment embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic place somewhere in time and space that exists in their collective memory as "Tomorrowland." (Read More)

Themes:deception
Locations:elevator
Story:thrown through a windshield,  firefighter,  body landing on a car,  power outage,  walkie talkie,  security camera,  long take,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  security guard,  subjective camera,  car crash,  falling from height,  arrest,  punched in the face,  investigation,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  one word title,  death,  flashback,  murder,  fight

Suspiria (1977)
Horror

Suspiria (1977)

Suzy Bannion travels to Germany to perfect her ballet skills. She arrives at the Tanz dance academy in the pouring rain and is refused admission after another woman is seen fleeing the school. She returns the next morning and this time is let in. She learns that the young woman she saw fleeing the previous evening, Pat Hingle, has been found dead. Strange things soon begin to occur. Suzy becomes ill and is put on a special diet; the school becomes infested with maggots; odd sounds abound; and Daniel, the pianist, is killed by his own dog. A bit of research indicates that the ballet school was once a witches' coven - and as Suzy learns, still is. (Read More)

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Story:stabbed with glass,  hanged woman,  coughing blood,  flickering light,  mysterious death,  blood on shirt,  note,  stabbed in the neck,  power outage,  suspicion,  disappearance,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  throat slitting,  subjective camera,  supernatural power,  falling from height,  rain,  corpse,  voice over narration,  surprise ending,  one word title,  blood,  flashback,  murder,  death

Don't Say A Word (2001) is one of the best movies like Devil (2010)
Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Don't Say A Word (2001)

A group of thieves steal a rare gem, but in the process, two of the men double cross the leader of the thieving group, Patrick, and take off with the precious stone. Ten years later, prominent psychiatrist Nathan Conrad is invited to examine a disturbed young woman named Elisabeth. Patrick immediately kidnaps Nathan's daughter, forcing Nathan to attempt to get Elisabeth to reveal a secret number which will ultimately lead Patrick to the whereabouts of the precious gem that has eluded him. (Read More)

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Locations:elevator
Characters:thief
Story:sole black character dies cliche,  punched in the stomach,  desperation,  security camera,  head butt,  ex convict,  suspicion,  manipulation,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  police detective,  security guard,  arrest,  punched in the face,  investigation,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  murder,  death,  fight,  flashback,  blood

Sicario (2015)
Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Sicario (2015)

When drug violence worsens on the USA Mexico border, the FBI sends an idealistic agent, Kate Macer (Emily Blunt) on a mission to eradicate a drug cartel responsible for a bomb that had killed members of her team.

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Characters:lawyer
Story:surveillance footage,  security camera,  death of son,  suspicion,  death of child,  manipulation,  death of wife,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  throat slitting,  subjective camera,  arrest,  punched in the face,  investigation,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  one word title,  death,  fight,  murder

The Tournament (2009)
Action, Thriller

The Tournament (2009)

Every seven years in an unsuspecting town, The Tournament takes place. A battle royale between 30 of the world's deadliest assassins. The last man standing receiving the $10,000,000 cash prize and the title of Worlds No 1, which itself carries the legendary million dollar a bullet price tag.

Themes:deception,  suicide
Story:killed in an elevator,  broken mirror,  blood on shirt,  body landing on a car,  security camera,  crucifix,  neck breaking,  suspicion,  manipulation,  death of wife,  confession,  apology,  prayer,  car crash,  punched in the face,  rain,  corpse,  cell phone,  voice over narration,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  flashback,  fight,  murder,  blood,  death

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016)
Action, Horror, Sci-fi, Thriller

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016)

Picking up immediately after the events in Resident Evil: Retribution, Alice (Milla Jovovich) is the only survivor of what was meant to be humanity's final stand against the undead. Now, she must return to where the nightmare began - The Hive in Raccoon City, where the Umbrella Corporation is gathering its forces for a final strike against the only remaining survivors of the apocalypse. (Read More)

Themes:deception
Story:surveillance footage,  sole black character dies cliche,  body landing on a car,  power outage,  mechanic,  desperation,  walkie talkie,  security camera,  crucifix,  head butt,  electrocution,  security guard,  throat slitting,  subjective camera,  car crash,  falling from height,  punched in the face,  corpse,  voice over narration,  surprise ending,  blood,  murder,  fight,  flashback,  death

Derailed (2005) is one of the best movies like Devil (2010)
Crime, Drama, Thriller

Derailed (2005)

Charles is worn down by his home life where he and his wife struggle to cope with the demands of their daughter's illness and his job. When he meets Lucinda on the train to work in Chicago, there is an immediate spark between them. Soon they are doing lunch; dinner and drinks follow. This leads to an adulterous rendezvous in a hotel. However, no sooner have they torn each other's clothes off than their room is invaded by a thief who beats Charles and rapes Lucinda. Because of the illicit nature of their relationship, Charles agrees with Lucinda who is reluctant to go to the police and soon finds he is powerless to resist the demands of the thief. (Read More)

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Locations:elevator
Characters:thief,  lawyer
Story:office building,  hitchcockian,  lying,  ex convict,  businessman,  police detective,  security guard,  punched in the face,  investigation,  rain,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  blood,  flashback,  murder,  death

Ocean's Eleven (2001)
Crime, Thriller

Ocean's Eleven (2001)

Danny Ocean wants to score the biggest heist in history. He combines an eleven member team, including Frank Catton, Rusty Ryan and Linus Caldwell. Their target? The Bellagio, the Mirage and the MGM Grand. All casinos owned by Terry Benedict. It's not going to be easy, as they plan to get in secretly and out with $150 million. (Read More)

Themes:deception
Characters:thief
Story:elevator shaft,  first of trilogy,  unsubtitled foreign language,  blackout,  lying,  punched in the stomach,  security camera,  ex convict,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  security guard,  arrest,  punched in the face,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  flashback

Ghost Ship (2002)
Horror

Ghost Ship (2002)

After discovering a passenger ship missing since 1962 floating adrift on the Bering Sea, salvagers claim the vessel as their own. Once they begin towing the ghost ship towards harbor, a series of bizarre ocurrences happen and the group becomes trapped inside the ship, which they soon learn is inhabited by a demonic creature. (Read More)

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Story:fall to death,  sole survivor,  sole black character dies cliche,  sin,  death of child,  disappearance,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  throat slitting,  subjective camera,  supernatural power,  falling from height,  punched in the face,  rain,  corpse,  title spoken by character,  blood,  death,  murder,  flashback

Inception (2010)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Thriller

Inception (2010)

Dom Cobb is a skilled thief, the absolute best in the dangerous art of extraction, stealing valuable secrets from deep within the subconscious during the dream state, when the mind is at its most vulnerable. Cobb's rare ability has made him a coveted player in this treacherous new world of corporate espionage, but it has also made him an international fugitive and cost him everything he has ever loved. Now Cobb is being offered a chance at redemption. One last job could give him his life back but only if he can accomplish the impossible - inception. Instead of the perfect heist, Cobb and his team of specialists have to pull off the reverse: their task is not to steal an idea but to plant one. If they succeed, it could be the perfect crime. But no amount of careful planning or expertise can prepare the team for the dangerous enemy that seems to predict their every move. An enemy that only Cobb could have seen coming. (Read More)

Themes:deception,  suicide
Mood:suspense
Locations:elevator
Characters:thief,  lawyer
Story:elevator shaft,  broken mirror,  coughing blood,  blood on shirt,  falling to death,  desperation,  manipulation,  death of wife,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  businessman,  car crash,  falling from height,  punched in the face,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  one word title,  blood,  fight,  flashback,  murder,  death

The Belko Experiment (2016) is one of the best movies like Devil (2010)
Action, Horror, Thriller

The Belko Experiment (2016)

Locations:elevator
Story:elevator shaft,  maintenance man,  office building,  intercom,  sole survivor,  blood on shirt,  security camera,  neck breaking,  manipulation,  businessman,  security guard,  corpse,  blood,  murder,  death

Hollow Man (2000)
Action, Horror, Sci-fi, Thriller

Hollow Man (2000)

Having discovered they could turn animals invisible, a group of scientists test the subject on a human. Head of research, Dr. Sebastian Caine decides to use himself as the subject. After the experiment can't be reversed, it takes a toll on Caine's personality, causing him to hunt down and kill his colleagues (Read More)

Mood:suspense
Locations:elevator
Story:falling down an elevator shaft,  elevator shaft,  sole black character dies cliche,  slasher killer,  broken window,  characters killed one by one,  neck breaking,  electrocution,  security guard,  supernatural power,  punched in the face,  mirror,  corpse,  blood,  death,  murder,  fight

Brick Mansions (2014)
Action, Crime, Sci-fi, Thriller

Brick Mansions (2014)

Themes:deception
Locations:elevator
Story:body landing on a car,  walkie talkie,  security camera,  head butt,  ex convict,  police detective,  security guard,  diner,  car crash,  falling from height,  arrest,  punched in the face,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  flashback,  fight,  murder,  death

Legion (2010)
Action, Fantasy, Horror

Legion (2010)

An out-of-the-way diner becomes the unlikely battleground for the survival of the human race. When God loses faith in humankind, he sends his legion of angels to bring on the Apocalypse. Humanity's only hope lies in a group of strangers trapped in a desert diner with the Archangel Michael (Bettany).

Themes:deception,  suicide
Story:thrown through a windshield,  narrated by character,  body landing on a car,  back from the dead,  mechanic,  crucifix,  death of child,  diner,  supernatural power,  car crash,  falling from height,  cell phone,  voice over narration,  surprise ending,  one word title,  fight,  flashback,  murder,  blood,  death

Seeking Justice (2011) is one of the best movies like Devil (2010)
Action, Drama, Thriller

Seeking Justice (2011)

In New Orleans, English teacher of the high school Rampart High, Will Gerard, and his wife, musician Laura Gerard, are in love with each other. One night, Laura leaves a rehearsal and is assaulted, while Will is playing chess with his friend Jimmy. Will is visiting her in hospital when, out of the blue, a stranger named Simon tells him that he belongs to an organization of vigilantes and offers to eliminate the assailant. In return, the organisation would want a favor from Will in the future. Will agrees, and the criminal is murdered. Six months later, Simon collects his debt with Will. He demands that Will kill Alan Marsh, a pedophile. Will accidentally kills Alan and soon he learns that the victim was an awarded journalist that was investigating the organization. Now he seeks evidences to prove his innocence but the network of the organization is powerful and is seeking Will out to eliminate him. (Read More)

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Locations:elevator
Story:pepper spray,  surveillance footage,  body landing on a car,  falling to death,  security camera,  manipulation,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  police detective,  security guard,  car crash,  falling from height,  arrest,  punched in the face,  investigation,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  one word title,  death,  flashback,  murder,  blood,  fight

Runaway Jury (2003)
Drama, Thriller

Runaway Jury (2003)

Wendell Rohr is a torts lawyer taking on the gun lobby. Rankin Fitch is the jury consultant for the Defendants and between them the battle is for the hearts and minds of the jury. But there is someone on the inside. Nicholas Easter is a juror with a girlfriend, Marlee, on the outside. they have a past ..... and their own agenda. (Read More)

Themes:deception,  suicide
Mood:suspense
Characters:thief,  lawyer
Story:ex marine,  firefighter,  body landing on a car,  mechanic,  crucifix,  manipulation,  security guard,  diner,  prayer,  car crash,  arrest,  rain,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  death,  fight,  murder,  blood

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015)
Action, Adventure, Thriller

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015)

CIA chief Hunley (Baldwin) convinces a Senate committee to disband the IMF (Impossible Mission Force), of which Ethan Hunt (Cruise) is a key member. Hunley argues that the IMF is too reckless. Now on his own, Hunt goes after a shadowy and deadly rogue organization called the Syndicate.

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Story:falling to death,  punched in the stomach,  neck breaking,  suspicion,  long take,  manipulation,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  security guard,  subjective camera,  car crash,  falling from height,  punched in the face,  rain,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  murder,  flashback,  death

New Police Story (2004)
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

New Police Story (2004)

Inspector Wing of the Hong Kong Police Force has become the victim of a gang, led by the evil Joe. When his entire team is killed, Wing becomes a hapless drunk, feeling guilty for the deaths of his team. A young man with a troubled past pretends to be a police officer working on the case with Wing, to get him back on his feet and begin an adventure to get revenge on the evil Joe and his Gang of Five, especially when it becomes personal. (Read More)

Themes:deception
Locations:elevator
Characters:thief,  lawyer
Story:surveillance footage,  ex marine,  sole survivor,  firefighter,  walkie talkie,  security camera,  head butt,  death of son,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  police detective,  subjective camera,  car crash,  falling from height,  arrest,  punched in the face,  investigation,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  flashback,  fight,  murder,  blood,  death

30 Days Of Night (2007) is one of the best movies like Devil (2010)
Horror, Thriller

30 Days Of Night (2007)

This is the story of an isolated Alaskan town that is plunged into darkness for a month each year when the sun sinks below the horizon. As the last rays of light fade, the town is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires bent on an uninterrupted orgy of destruction. Only the small town's husband-and-wife Sheriff team stand between the survivors and certain destruction. (Read More)

Themes:suicide
Mood:suspense
Story:blackout,  stabbed in the neck,  desperation,  walkie talkie,  head butt,  neck breaking,  death of child,  death of wife,  diner,  throat slitting,  supernatural power,  car crash,  falling from height,  corpse,  blood,  murder,  death

The Equalizer (2014)
Action, Crime, Thriller

The Equalizer (2014)

In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri (Chloe Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ultra-violent Russian gangsters, he can't stand idly by - he has to help her. Armed with hidden skills that allow him to serve vengeance against anyone who would brutalize the helpless, McCall comes out of his self-imposed retirement and finds his desire for justice reawakened. If someone has a problem, if the odds are stacked against them, if they have nowhere else to turn, McCall will help. He is The Equalizer. (Read More)

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Story:stabbed in the neck,  power outage,  security camera,  neck breaking,  long take,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  police detective,  security guard,  diner,  throat slitting,  subjective camera,  arrest,  punched in the face,  investigation,  corpse,  cell phone,  death,  flashback,  fight,  murder,  blood

John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)
Action, Crime, Thriller

John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)

Themes:deception,  suicide
Mood:suspense
Locations:elevator
Story:blood on shirt,  body landing on a car,  stabbed in the neck,  neck breaking,  long take,  manipulation,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  throat slitting,  car crash,  falling from height,  punched in the face,  mirror,  corpse,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  blood,  flashback,  fight,  murder,  death

The Guest (2014)
Mystery, Thriller

The Guest (2014)

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Story:firefighter,  stabbed in the neck,  death of son,  suspicion,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  diner,  throat slitting,  subjective camera,  car crash,  arrest,  punched in the face,  corpse,  surprise ending,  murder,  blood,  death

Man On A Ledge (2012) is one of the best movies like Devil (2010)
Action, Crime, Thriller

Man On A Ledge (2012)

An ex-cop turned con threatens to jump to his death from a Manhattan hotel rooftop. The nearest New York Police officer immediately responds to a screaming woman and calls dispatch. More Officers arrive with SWAT and tactical command along with fire-fighters. The police then dispatch a police psychologist personally requested to talk him down from the ledge. However, things aren't as they seem. (Read More)

Themes:deception
Mood:suspense
Locations:elevator
Story:elevator shaft,  cityscape,  one day,  walkie talkie,  security camera,  head butt,  businessman,  police detective,  security guard,  arrest,  punched in the face,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  title spoken by character,  death,  flashback,  fight

The Usual Suspects (1995)
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

The Usual Suspects (1995)

Following a truck hijack in New York, five conmen are arrested and brought together for questioning. As none of them are guilty, they plan a revenge operation against the police. The operation goes well, but then the influence of a legendary mastermind criminal called Keyser Soze is felt. It becomes clear that each one of them has wronged Soze at some point and must pay back now. The payback job leaves 27 men dead in a boat explosion, but the real question arises now: Who actually is Keyser Soze? (Read More)

Themes:devil
Characters:lawyer
Story:killed in an elevator,  death of family,  cityscape,  unsubtitled foreign language,  mechanic,  slow motion,  death of son,  ex convict,  death of child,  manipulation,  death of wife,  arrest,  corpse,  surprise ending,  flashback,  death,  murder,  blood

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