Movies like Buried Alive

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Buried Alive
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Clint is an every day working man whose wife Joanna is having an affair with a doctor. They plot to kill him and get the insurance money. Only trouble the drug overdose they give him doesn't kill him. Lucky for Clint he's buried in a cheap wooden box and he unburies himself. Just remember, Hell hath no fury like a man buried alive!
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, tense
Plot: tragic hero, betrayal, vengeance, buried alive, poison, couple relations, infidelity, cons and scams, confined, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, couples, love affair, unlikely criminals, unsupportive spouse, crumbling marriage, investigation, mind game, lethal injection, stalking, woman in danger, family problems, poisoning, overdose ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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Witness
Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
USA
112 min.
 7.4
The Hitcher
Thriller
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97 min.
 7.3
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and scary films with plots about crimes, murder, deadly, danger, couples, psychopath and rivalry mostly in Thriller, Horror and Romance genres. Some movies like Buried Alive: Fair Game (1988), White of the Eye (1987), To Die For (1988), Death Ride (2006), Across the Hall (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Fair Game
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When Gene, a maniacally deranged computer-game designer, gets dumped by his beautiful artist wife, he devises a masochistic plan for revenge. Taking his spouse prisoner, Gene locks her in her windowless Los Angeles loft but leaves her with something ...
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Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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Buried Alive II
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman inherits a fortune, causing her husband and his lover to plot her demise by poisoning her. The only trouble is it only places her in a deep coma that resembles death. When an accident occurs in the embalmer's office he doesn't ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, psychological
Plot: betrayal, crime, vengeance, love triangle, murder, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry, couples, infidelity, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
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System:   71%
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White of the Eye
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Evidence of mutilated housewives points to a sound expert (David Keith) living unhappily with his wife (Cathy Moriarty) in Arizona.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, atmospheric ...
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Time: 80s
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    User:   74%
 
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Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: L.A. real estate agent Kate Wooten gets a new lease on life when she learns that her new client, a mysterious and handsome man named Vlad, is looking for a house isolated in the Hollywood Hills where he wants to live and doesn't want to be ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
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    User:   55%
 
 2.5
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Duration: 84 min.
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Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: vengeance, love affair, wilderness, crimes, deadly, mentally unstable, murder, infidelity, gambling, fashion, dishonesty, rivalry ...
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Across the Hall
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Convinced that his fiancee is cheating on him, a man follows her to a hotel and calls his best friend to help him avoid a calamity.
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Other Voices
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Phil and Anna are a young, married couple, who begin to suspect one other of an affair. When a shady private investigator gets involved in their relationship, things begin to spin out of control, in this turn-of-the-millennium thriller.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological ...
Plot: unsupportive spouse, urban, crumbling marriage, infidelity, breakup, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, family problems, private detective, stalking, couple relations ...
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An Unfinished Affair
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a man ends a regretful love affair that occurred during his wife's illness, his mistress plots revenge by targeting his family's most treasured possessions, a priceless painting and his son.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, rough
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Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   60%
 
 6.1
 686
The Heist
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ex-con Neal Skinner (Pierce Brosnan) seeks revenge against track owner Ebbet Berens (Tom Skerritt) for framing him in an emerald smuggling deal.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: prison, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, crime, master criminal, going straight, vengeance, manipulations, heist, vigilantism, cons and scams, frame up ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   64%
 
 5.4
 537
Disturbed
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 10 years ago the perverse Dr. Russell couldn't resist the beauty of a young patient in his mental clinic and raped her one night. When she plunged herself from the roof shortly after, he described it as consequence of her heavy depressions. Now ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, scary ...
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Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   49%
 
Death on a Rainy Sunday
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Thriller about a psycho looking for revenge. Bronsky is a paraplegic because of an accident at a construction site that was partly due to the head architect, David Briand. Many years after the accident, Bronsky shows up at Briand's residence ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, disturbing ...
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   60%
 
 3.2
 554
Rough Draft
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A struggling freelance writer, while investigating the transvestite night life, stumbles across a serial killer in action. The two then strike up a bizarre partnership to document the killer's motives and handiwork as a possessed detective ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological, scary ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   66%
 
 5.5
 371
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Duration: 99 min.
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Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, gloomy ...
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System:   58%
    User:   64%
 
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    User:   58%
 
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   58%
 
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Hitched
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Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a homemaker discovers that her husband is a philanderer, she imprisons him in their soundproof basement and reports him missing to the police.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   48%
 
Psycho IV: The Beginning
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Country: USA
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Story: Norman Bates is again released from the mental hospital he was placed in at the end of Psycho III after serving another few years and is apparently rehabiliated for the second time. Norman is now married to a young nurse named Connie and is ...
Style: twists and turns, atmospheric, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
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Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   51%
 
 4.5
 840
Method
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The line between fantasy and reality blurs when an actress begins behaving like the 19th-century murderer she is playing.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, actor's life, serial killer, mind game, obsession, school, couple relations, passion, actress, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, filmmaking ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, indiana, romania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   49%
 
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Eyes of a Stranger
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A TV newswoman (Lauren Tewes) catches a pervert (John DiSanti) watching her sister (Jennifer Jason Leigh) who cannot see, hear or speak.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, gory, psychopath, crimes, stalking, pervert, danger, mystery, deadly, mute or deaf, sister ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   45%
 
 5.5
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Tempted
Genre: Thriller
Country: Australia, France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A wealthy man married to a beautiful younger woman puts her fidelity to the test.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: femme fatale, betrayal, manipulations, mind game, vengeance, infidelity, obsession, dangerous attraction, love affair, love triangle, cons and scams, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   53%
 
 5.3
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The Incubus
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the small New England town of Galen, a young teenage boy claims he has dreams of young women being brutally raped and murdered. A doctor and the local sheriff discover that the boy's dreams are real and that a sinister occult might be behind ...
Style: serious, rough, sexual, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: gory, ghost, slasher, mysterious character, small town, serial killer, rape, demon, murder, supernatural ability, zombie, investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: new england, europe, ireland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   47%
 
 6.8
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The Stepfather
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A seemingly mild mannered man -- who has just murdered his entire family -- quickly adopts a new identity and leaves town. After building a new relationship with a widow and her teenage daughter, he struggles to hide his true identity and maintain a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, dysfunctional family, obsession, psychopath, mysterious character, identity, psychiatrist, police investigation, chase, investigation, shower ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   48%
 
The Art of Murder
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An abused wife (Joanna Pacula) turns to another man and becomes the victim of a blackmailer.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: protagonist as suspect, crime, dangerous attraction, infidelity, murder, crimes, dishonesty, betrayal, couple relations, love affair, love triangle, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   55%
 
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The House on Sorority Row
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a seemingly innocent prank goes horribly wrong, a group of sorority sisters are stalked and murdered one by one in their sorority house while throwing a party to celebrate their graduation.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, psychological ...
Plot: slasher, murder, serial killer, psychopath, prank, gory, school, mind game, sorority, stalking, mystery, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   57%
 
 5.5
 396
The Neighbor
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young couple, Mary and John, awaiting a baby is in search for a house when they decide to buy that lovely old villa they found by coincidence. What they both do not know is that Myron, the owner of that villa and their new neigbour, is a dangerous ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: domestic disturbance, pregnancy, crimes, danger, deadly, babies and infants, mind game, psychopath, obsession, dangerous attraction, murder, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s, year 1993
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   44%
 
 5.3
 7K
Laid to Rest
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A terrifying story of a young girl who wakes up in a casket with a traumatic head injury and no memory of her identity. She quickly realizes she was abducted by a Deranged Serial Murderer and in an isolated rural town she must survive the night and ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, gory, police station, master criminal, store, one man army, serial killer, slasher, mercy killing, survival, vengeance, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   62%
 
 4.2
 238
Backwoods
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Karen and Jamie bike out to a remote wooded area for camping. Jamie saves a young girl’s life with an emergency tracheotomy and her grateful father, Eben, invites the campers to his place for some dinner...where they also meet William, Eben’s ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, surprise ending
Plot: gory, slasher, wilderness, isolation, crimes, danger, deadly, losing-it hero, mentally unstable, on the run, murder, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   54%
 
A House in the Hills
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An aspiring actress gets a housesitting job and finds herself in a cat-and-mouse game with a deadly ex-con.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, psychological
Plot: murder, vengeance, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, investigation, stalking, revenge, cons and scams, heist, mistaken identity, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   53%
 

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
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 4.7
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Night Junkies
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Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, offbeat, mind bending
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