My Favorite "One Crazy Day/Night" Movies.

I've always loved good films that take place in about a 24-hour time period (or less). Here are many of my favorites.

  • After Hours
  • Go
  • Run Lola Run
  • Night of the Living Dead
  • Magnolia
  • The Breakfast Club
  • Die Hard
  • Before Sunrise
  • Before Sunset
  • Before Midnight
  • Reservoir Dogs
  • Dazed and Confused
  • Three O'Clock High
  • The Ice Harvest
  • Collateral
  • Tape
  • Crank
  • Crank: High Voltage
  • Phone Booth
  • Ferris Bueller's Day Off
  • Eyes Wide Shut
  • Glengarry Glen Ross
  • Do the Right Thing
  • Panic Room
  • 25th Hour
  • Wet Hot American Summer
  • American Graffiti
  • Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle
  • High Noon
  • United 93
  • Funny Games
  • Last Night
  • Falling Down
  • Dog Day Afternoon
  • Clerks
  • Kids
  • Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
  • Groundhog Day
  • Friday
  • Miracle Mile
  • The House of the Devil
  • Duck Season
  • Memento
  • Mystery Train
  • SubUrbia
  • 30 Minutes or Less
  • The Taking of Pelham One Two Three
  • Cloverfield
  • Rope
  • Premium Rush
  • Cosmopolis
  • Red Eye
  • The Funhouse
  • Devil
  • P2
  • Judgment Night
  • Let It Ride
  • You, the Living
  • Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
  • The Old Dark House
  • It's a Disaster
  • The Purge
  • Gothic
  • This Is the End
  • Evil Dead
  • Fruitvale Station
  • Metallica: Through the Never
  • The Cabin in the Woods
  • Jeff, Who Lives at Home
  • ParaNorman
  • Compliance
  • Cheap Thrills
  • Assault on Precinct 13
  • Top Five
  • Stretch
  • Green Room
  • Hush
  • Eye in the Sky
  • The Invitation
  • Tangerine
  • Son of Saul
  • The Hateful Eight
  • Grandma
  • Krampus
  • The Strangers: Prey at Night
  • Looking: The Movie
  • Train to Busan
  • Don't Breathe
  • Medicine for Melancholy
  • Altered
  • Southside with You
  • The Monster
  • Table 19
  • The Belko Experiment
  • Free Fire
  • The Autopsy of Jane Doe
  • Happy Death Day
  • Good Time
  • Blockers
  • Climax