7 Best Movies Like ‘The Hunt’ You Need To Watch

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The Hunt is a 2020 American thriller-horror film which is directed by Craig Zobel and is written by Nick Cuse and Damon Lindelof. This movie stars Betty Gilpin, Ike Barinholtz, Emma Roberts, and many other amazing casts, which makes this movie awesome as it is. This film follows 12 strangers who mysteriously wake up in a clearing in the middle of an area referred to as a Manor House. They do not know how they get there or why they are there. After a while, they come to know the fact that they are chosen in the hunting game, which is run by the group of elites. Meanwhile, they are not picked at random for hunting, but they are chosen based on their conservative agenda. After-awhile the hunting sport is derailed as when on the hunt, Crystal fights back and starts killing them one by one, and now hunters are getting hunted.

If you guys are on the hunt to find movies that follow the same hunting genre and you cannot find any, we have got you covered. This, the list will cover seven different movies like ‘The Hunt,’ and all of the movies will be readily available on Netflix, Hulu, or Amazon Prime.

The Purge

7. The Purge

‘The Purge’ is a 2013 American horror film which is written and directed by James Delmonico. This movie stars Ethan Hawke, Lena Headey, Adelaide Kane, and Max Burkholder. This movie is quite a new take on thriller movie as we can see because in total there are four-part of this whole Purge series in total. This movie takes place in the year 2022 where the American government makes the decision that all crimes are legal including murder for just 12 hours in a whole year. The main aim regarding this decision is that people can let go of all the hatred they have by legalizing all crimes and due to this there may be a huge sigh of relief among people as they let go of all of their hate. Another reason behind this decision is that the government can eliminate poor class people and due to this they can maintain high economy in the US. Furthermore, there is a different story going on among the cast. This is the best movie if you love gory and wacky stuff.

The Quiet Place

6. The Quiet Place

A Quiet Place’ is a 2018 American sci-fi horror film which is directed by John Krasinski (Who also plays Jack Ryan on Amazon’s Jack Ryan TV Series. He is also one of the crews cast in the legendary comedy show ‘The Office’). The movie stars John and Emily Blunt. This movie revolves around the Abbott family, which consists of wife Evelyn (played by Emily), husband Lee (played by John), congenitally deaf daughter Regan, and sons Marcus and Beau. This movie has a unique plot that you will ever see in a horror film. ‘A Quiet Place’ is set in the time when the world has been invaded by a fearsome, murderous creature that is blind, and they sense humans via sound.

As these new invaders are attracted to noise, even the slightest of the sound can be deadly. However, the whole family has managed to escape the creatures and have survived for over a year on an isolated farm, and this family has developed many norms regarding how to communicate with others and how to walk without sound and many others just to stay alive. All the members of this family follow these norms strictly. Furthermore, the movie also takes a weird turn when they have to go out for their supplies. ‘A Quiet Place’ is a movie which is worthwhile to watch. This movie is releasing its sequel this year, which is 2020, and hope that this movie also will countless awards like this movie.

You’re Next

5. You’re Next

You’re Next is a 2011 American black comedy horror movie which is directed by Adam Wingard and is written by Simon Barrett. This movie wholly and solely revolves around the Davidson family, who are quite rich but as the time passed on they grew farther and farther from each other. In order to get a sense of how to be a real family, the Davidsons decide to celebrate their marriage anniversary and bring all their sons and spouses together at their home. Everything was going smoothly and all the family members were busy doing their chit chats until one stranger invade the Davidsons property with a mask on. In addition to that, he had weapons of all sorts, and soon after that,  the event turned to hell as everyone’s life was at stake now. This movie is the perfect blend of black humor and gory stuff and if you are interested in this genre this movie will not go wrong in any means.

The Hunger Games

4. The Hunger Games

The Hunger Games is a 2012 American dystopian science fiction adventure film, and this movie is directed by Gary Ross, and this movie is based on Suzanne Collins’s 2008 novel of the same name. This is the first installment of ‘The Hunger Game’ film series, and this movie cast Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, and another amazing crew cast. This movie takes its place in the country named Panem and this country is divided into twelve districts. This whole country takes held an event named as Hunger Games thus the title of the movie. In this event, one representative is elected from each district and they all fight in a deathmatch and this whole show is been premiered on television which is broadcasted in the whole country. In this movie, the plot will quickly increase its pace and this article will not leak any plot of this movie. The performance of Jennifer Lawrence is just phenomenal and is worthwhile to watch. Therefore, grab a bucket of popcorn and enjoy.

The Most Dangerous Game

3. The Most Dangerous Game

‘The Most Dangerous Game’ is a 1932 precode adaptation of the 1924 short story of the same name, which was written by Richard Connell. This film stars Joel McCrea, Leslie Banks and King Kong lead Fay Wray and Robert Armstrong. This story takes its place when Bob Rainsford, a person whose luxury cruise gets stranded on a reef on an island. While roaming here and there, he finds a house that belongs to the certain Count Zaroff. At first, Count seemed very nice and welcoming but as plot passes on we can see the change in behavior and Rainsford realizes that he plays a cruel game where he releases his guests into the open jungle and kills them one after another. This movie is one of the oldest movie on this list but one of the best-choreographed movie. This movie does a good job of keeping the suspense alive and living up the expectations.

Hard Target

2. Hard Target

‘Hard Target’ is the first Hollywood film by famed Hong Kong filmmaker John Woo. Starring Jean-Claude Van Damme in the leading role. This movie revolves around the man named Chance who is helping one woman to find his dad as his dad has gone missing. While searching for his dad he comes to know that one racket which is enormous in size hunts homeless people and they are responsible for countless death which was occurring in this area. This movie is just amazing from all the way around, this movie has an extraordinary action sequence and anyone who loves action with a dash of plot will love this movie.

Cube

1. Cube

Cube is a 1997 Canadian independent science-fiction horror film which is directed and co-written by Vincenzo Natali. This movie has an interesting plot which you just can’t unsee, and every single small detail put into it will give you more information about a certain character. This whole movie revolves around five strangers who suddenly wake up one day to find themselves in a strange cubic structure; they do not remember anything like what happened to them and why they were there in the first place. When they explore further, they realize that there are hundreds of rooms. Each room is nearly identical, and they all have booby traps within them, and they are meant to kill them. They try to escape out of this cube with the help of expertise from each other. This movie is great in every perspective except the dialogue. This movie will go in hand to hand with some popcorn as this movie is full of suspense and drama.