Movies like Beyond the Darkness

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Beyond the Darkness (1979)
 6.3
 4K
Beyond the Darkness (1979)
Original name: Buio Omega
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young rich orphan loses his fiancée to voodoo doll mischief on the part of his housekeeper who is jealous of his attentions. He digs his girlfriend up, cleans her out, stuffs her, and puts her in bed at the mansion. Following this, he tries out and disposes of a series of young maidens, trying to find the right replacement for her, and the disapproving housekeeper helps him with the disposals.
Style: disturbing, psycho film, scary, psychological, rough, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, sadistic, cult film ...
Plot: obsession, murder, serial killer, psychopath, slasher, violence, death, torture, necrophilia, creep, zombie, crimes, vengeance, supernatural, twins, love triangle, mystery, mentally unstable, danger, haunted by the past, couples, dangerous attraction, sexual dysfunction, curses spells and rituals, isolation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, southern italy

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Most similar movies to Beyond the Darkness

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out disturbing, suspenseful, serious and scary films with plots about murder, slasher, gore, psychopath, death, danger and deadly mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Beyond the Darkness: Anthropophagus (1980), All the Colors of the Dark (1972), Absurd (1981), Blood Feast (1963), Island of Death (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Anthropophagus (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of tourists become stranded on an uninhabited island where they are stalked by an insane, violent, and grotesque killer that slaughtered the town's former residents.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, scary, psycho film ...
Plot: cannibal, island, slasher, serial killer, stranded, psychopath, confined, isolation, survival, gory, danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: athens greece, greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
All the Colors of the Dark (1972)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jane lives in London with her boyfriend Richard. Her mother was murdered when she was young, she recently lost a baby in a car crash and she's plagued by nightmares of a knife-wielding man. Richard thinks that the cure is vitamins, while ...
Style: disturbing, scary, gothic, sadistic, rough ...
Plot: murder, obsession, occult, voyeurism, woman in danger, mind game, investigation, mysterious character, haunted by the past, psychopath, danger, pregnancy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 2K
Absurd (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, Panama
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man has been driven insane by church-sanctioned scientific experimentation which also causes him to be nearly impossible to kill. He is pursued to America by a priest where he embarks upon a killing spree while the priest tries to hunt him down ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, slasher, cannibal, monster, death, sadism, psycho killer, priest, supernatural, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.1
 6K
Blood Feast (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: In the sleepy suburbs of Miami, seemingly normal Egyptian immigrant Fuad Ramses (Mal Arnold) runs a successful catering business. He also murders young women and plans to use their body parts to revive the goddess Ishtar. The insane Ramses ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, psychopath, zombie, gory, supernatural, woman in danger, deadly, crimes, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Island of Death (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: Greece
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A British couple on a break on a small Greek Island, spreading terror beyond anything the Islanders could have ever imagined. Only stopping every once in a while to shag anything that moves, be it a man, woman or an animal. But will they go ...
Style: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, banned film, sexual ...
Plot: island, psychopath, sexual abuse, serial killer, rapist, sadism, anal rape, obsession, violence spree, mentally unstable, couples, captivity ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.8
 66K
High Tension (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Italy, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alexia travels with her friend Marie to spend a couple of days with her family in their farm in the country. They arrive late and they are welcomed by Alexia's father. Late in the night, a sadistic and sick killer breaks into the farmhouse, ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: insanity, slasher, home invasion, massacre, gory, survival, kidnapping, psychopath, farmhouse, serial killer, bound and gagged, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, southern france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.7
 3K
Nightmare (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A drug-treated schizophrenic plagued by horrible nightmares escapes from the hospital and goes on a killing spree.
Style: disturbing, psychological, bleak, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, slasher, psychopath, serial killer, stalking, violence, nightmare, gore, knife murder, gory, deadly, bondage ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: florida, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The House by the Cemetery (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A deranged killer lives in the basement of an old mansion and pops out occasionally to commit grisly murders that include be-headings.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, zombie, mad scientist, supernatural, psychopath, vengeance, family in danger, danger, haunted by the past, slasher, insanity, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Murder-Set-Pieces (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Set against Sin City, Las Vegas, "Murder-Set-Pieces" tells the story of a fashion photographer whose vocation is murder - a voyeuristic nightmare of blood, sex and brutality.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, scary, sexy ...
Plot: psychopath, danger, sexual abuse, murder, slasher, violence spree, crimes, haunted by the past, strong sexual content, maniac, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, september 11 2001
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Don't Go in the House (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: As a child, Donald was tormented by his mother who used fire as a punishment. Now a deranged adult, Donald stalks women at clubs, then takes them home where he kills them with a flamethrower.
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, old house, slasher, disco, abusive mother, obsession, vengeance, psychopath, sadism, burned alive, stalking ...
Time: 70s
Place: new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Final Terror (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A group of friends and their girlfriends head out for what is expected to be a vacation of hiking, camping and a good time, but when a backwoods mama finds them on her turf, it becomes anything but a vacation.
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, fugitives, psychopath, stalking, wilderness, in the woods, serial killer, deadly, youth, slasher, gory, camp ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: southern california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After picking up a traumatized young hitchhiker, five friends find themselves stalked and hunted by a deformed chainsaw-wielding killer and his family of equally psychopathic killers.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, macabre, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, hitchhiker, murder, disfigurement, cannibal, torture, violence, psychopath, chainsaw, maniac, killing off one by one ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas, latin america, mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.8
 19K
The Beyond (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young woman inherits an old hotel in Louisiana where after a series of supernatural 'accidents', she learns that the building was built over one of the entrances to Hell.
Style: gothic, gloomy, scary, bleak, rough ...
Plot: ghost, zombie, hotel, supernatural, morgue, murder, danger, survival, violence, blindness, experiment, mutilation ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Two Thousand Maniacs! (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Six people are lured into a small Deep South town for a Centennial celebration where the residents proceed to kill them one by one as revenge for the town's destruction during the Civil War.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, macabre, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: maniac, vengeance, murder, small town, violence spree, survival, haunted by the past, danger, isolation, brutality, torture, slasher ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: florida, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.3
 8K
The Dentist (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dr. Feinstone has everything, a beautiful wife and a successful career in dentistry; but when he discovers his wife's affair, he realizes that behind every clean, white surface lies the stench of decay.
Style: suspenseful, rough, disturbing, psychological, sexual ...
Plot: dentist, murder, mentally unstable, violence, infidelity, victim, vengeance, obsession, slasher, sadistic psychopath, hallucination, psychopath ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: beverly hills, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.3
 2K
Cover Up (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1957, Dorothy and Edmund Yates (Keith and Rupert Davies) were committed to an institution for the criminally insane, she for acts of murder and cannibalism and he for covering up her crimes. Fifteen years later, they are pronounced fit for ...
Style: cult film, scary, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: mental institution, serial killer, psychopath, murder, slasher, danger, mental illness, mysterious character, who done it, crimes, golden years, mystery ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 106K
Halloween (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After being committed for 17 years, Michael Myers, now a grown man and still very dangerous, escapes from the mental institution (where he was committed as a 10 year old) and he immediately returns to Haddonfield, where he wants to find his baby ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, psychological, serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: slasher, psychopath, halloween, serial killer, teenage life, massacre, sadism, manhunt, mask, vengeance, danger, track down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.7
 3K
Anguish (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An ophthalmologist's assistant with an unhealthy interest in human eyeballs goes on a killing spree to collect eyeballs for his overbearing mother's collection. Reality soon takes a bizarre turn, both for the characters and the audience.
Style: psycho film, atmospheric, serious, surreal, psychological ...
Plot: psychopath, hypnosis, slasher, obsession, murder, theater, serial killer, evil doctor, crimes, mysterious character, mental illness, ghost ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, america, los angeles, europe, southern california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
 3.9
 1K
Old 37 (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two brothers intercept 911 calls in their Father's beat up old Ambulance to exact revenge on a group of careless teen drivers.
Style: brutal, disturbing, sadistic, rough, awful ...
Plot: serial killer, torture, masked man, wilderness, two killers, maniac, murder, sadism, brother brother relationship, characters killed one by one, massacre, child abuse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.5
 71K
Halloween II (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After failing to kill stubborn survivor Laurie and taking a bullet or six from former psychiatrist Dr. Sam Loomis, Michael Myers has followed Laurie to the Haddonfield Memorial Hospital, where she's been admitted for Myers' attempt on her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, psycho film, realistic, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, slasher, serial killer, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, stalking, psychopath, small town, obsession, sheriff, mask ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1978
Place: usa, illinois, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.3
 25K
Sleepaway Camp (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Slightly disturbed and painfully shy Angela Baker is sent away to summer camp with her cousin. Not long after Angela's arrival, things start to go horribly wrong for anyone with sinister or less than honorable intentions.
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, rough, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, summer camp, murder, psychopath, serial killer, shyness, teenage life, youth, danger, violence, rivalry, mental illness ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Cradle of Fear (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A gruesome homage to the cult Amicus anthology Asylum, Cradle of Fear unfolds four screamplays all linked by the unspeakable need of an incarcerated child killer to wreak vengeance on those responsible for his imprisonment. Helped by deranged angel ...
Style: rough, gothic, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, obsession, violence spree, mysterious character, gory, mind game, danger, goth, master and servant, slasher, sadism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
He Knows You're Alone (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A reluctant bride to be is stalked by a serial killer who only kills brides and the people around them. While her friends get whacked one by one, a hard boiled renegade cop whose bride had been killed years before tries to hunt him down before it is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, chase, sadistic killer, murder, stalker, crimes, law enforcement, stalking, slasher, police detective, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 2.8
 1K
Snuff (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada, Argentina
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The followers of a charismatic cult leader set out to murder a pregnant actress.
Style: rough, disturbing, suspenseful, scary, banned film ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, cult, filmmaking, violence, sex, biker, violence spree, banned, crime, crimes, gory ...
Time: 70s
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 165K
Hostel (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Three backpackers head to a Slovakian city that promises to meet their hedonistic expectations, with no idea of the hell that awaits them.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: torture, slasher, gory, psychopath, danger, deadly, captivity, gore, crimes, torment, survival, tourist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, slovakia, amsterdam, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Devil's Rejects (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The sequel to House of 1000 Corpses – the Firefly family are ambushed at their isolated home by Sheriff Wydell and a squad of armed men guns blazing – yet only Otis and his sister, Baby, manage to escape the barrage of bullets unharmed. Hiding ...
Style: scary, sadistic, psychological, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sadism, serial killer, psychopath, sheriff, torture, insanity, vengeance, brutality, murder, slasher, profanity, disfigurement ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.5
 3K
Carver (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on true events
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, brutal, disturbing ...
Plot: torture, brutality, murder, slasher, psychopath, crimes, stalking, wilderness, friendship, maniac, sadism, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.0
 14K
Opera (1987)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young opperata is stalked by a deranged fan bent on killing the people associated with her to claim her for himself.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, exciting, rough ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, killer, slasher, knife murder, obsession, gory, supernatural, cult, witnessing a crime, crime ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.1
 34K
Maniac (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As he helps a young artist with her upcoming exhibition, the owner of a mannequin shop's deadly, suppressed desires come to the surface.
Style: rough, sadistic, scary, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, serial killer, insanity, slasher, loneliness, disturbed childhood, murder, mental illness, mannequin, exhibition, psychopath, homicidal maniac ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 2010s, 70s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 14K
Maniac (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A psychotic man, troubled by his childhood abuse, loose in NYC, kills young women and takes their scalps as trophies. Will he find the perfect woman in photographer Anna, and end his killing spree?
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, scary, controversial ...
Audience: teens
Plot: model, serial killer, gory, gore, violence, prostitute, stalking, psychopath, park, rage, shotgun, killer ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1979
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%