Movies like The Burning Moon

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The Burning Moon (1992)
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The Burning Moon (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Burning Moon centers on two bedtime stories that a delinquent brother reads his kid sister. These disturbingly morbid stories focus on a serial killing blind date and a murderous, psychotic priest.
Plot: serial killer, violence, torture, bedtime story, maniac, rape, gore, hell, suicide, blood, shot in the head, brawl, woman shot in the forehead, anthology, exploding head, splatter, axe murder

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Most similar movies to The Burning Moon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out rough, brutal, suspense and suspenseful films with plots about gore, violence, murder, torture, blood, serial killer and death mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Burning Moon: Maniac Too! (2013), No Reason (2010), Sadisticum (2009), This Hollow Sacrament (2006), Beyond the Limits (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 25
Maniac Too! (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
Story: In this sex horror directed by Sean Weathers, we enter into the waking dreams of a deranged serial rapist.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: kiss, chase, blood, money, erection, interracial sex, serial killer, torture, beating, knife, surrealism, dancer ...
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100%
 4.2
 401
No Reason (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Germany
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Suddenly Jennifer is torn from her comfortable and non-assuming life. While planning to move, Jennifer and her husband will experience anything but an ordinary day! It all begins with a strange visit from her soon to be ex-neighbor, the postman who ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: bdsm, blood, death, police, murder, revenge, violence, afterlife, s&m, drug abuse, autopsy, gun violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.8
 43
Sadisticum (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: Germany
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Sadisticum tells the story of a man for whom there seems to be only one purpose in life, the torture and killing of others. At age 17, he has already killed two people. But he manages to suppress his appetite for many years. Half of his life he ...
Plot: serial killer, rope, extreme violence, gun, gore, torture, police, murder, violence, blood
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
This Hollow Sacrament (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on true events, the story revolves around the murder of four young women in Northern California in the late 1990s and the subsequent criminal investigation. The film follows the story of a tortured ex-soldier, now police detective, as he and ...
Plot: murder, torture, crime investigation, mass murder, unsolved crime, rape, serial killer, darkness, iraq war, blood, mutilation, hostage ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Beyond the Limits (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The rookie journalist Vivian seeks Frederick, the caretaker of the oldest cemetery in an undefined country, asking for an interview and the old man tells the story of two "costumers" and both connected by a mysterious secret. The powerful ...
Plot: anthology, relic, manuscript, heart in hand, inquisition, killed with a sword, hell, severed foot, pain, back from the dead, mutilation, bodily dismemberment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
August Underground (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Imagine walking down the street and finding an unmarked VHS tape. Curiosity peaked, you take it home and pop it in. What starts off as two men screwing around with a video camera quickly transforms into an ultra-realistic torture sequence where the ...
Style: rough, brutal, sadistic, suspense
Plot: degradation, torture, serial killer, murder, rape, identical twins, blood, basement, crying, nipples, fight, vomiting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
 589
Black Past (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: West Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Thommy and his family move to a new place. In the attic, he finds a box surrounded with chains. He opens it. In the box, he finds a mirror and a diary.
Plot: blood splatter, mirror, splatter, demon, chainsaw, dismemberment, cut into pieces, child murder, disembodied hand, gore, throat slitting, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Visceral: Between the Ropes of Madness (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Chile
Duration: 69 min.
Story: He is a washed-up boxer waiting for his big chance to prove himself worthy of the champion's title, but above all, he is a man in a hopeless struggle to earn his mother's approval, a fraction of her affection, a glimpse of her respect... ...
Plot: gore, torture, mutilation, bondage, boxing, serial killer, sex scene, male nudity, destruction, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.1
 447
Psychopaths (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A sprawling, psychedelic ensemble piece that follows several serial killers over the course of a single night.
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, brutal
Plot: masked killer, serial killer, execution, police officer, torture, electric chair, murder, violence, escaped mental patient, strangled to death, sedative, burn scar ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Legion of the Dead (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two guys, handsome William and his side kick Luke have just started their trip through the beautiful California desert when they're kidnapped by the notorious Psycho Mike, The Kern River Killer. Securing their escape through hilarious means and ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: serial killer, vampire, psychopath, desert, murder, zombie, deadly creature, supernatural ability, chases and races, teenage life, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Fucking Cruel Nightmare (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A man wanders down a corridor and as he appears into each room that he passes by he becomes witness to acts of unbelievable cruelty as people are viciously and brutally tortured and murdered. Is it real or is it a nightmare?
Plot: chainsaw, torture, gore, genital mutilation, blood, nightmare, drill, extreme violence, violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Gateway Meat (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 69 min.
Story: The Gateway Meat is a disturbing and sadistic film, that strays far from the normal conventions of the horror genre. It is about a group of Satanists, living in a quaint, coastal fishing town. As the film progresses we get to know the character ...
Plot: gore, cult, satanism, satanist, snuff, female nudity, violence, blood, torture, extreme violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, hitchhiker, disfigurement, cannibal, violence, psychopath, chainsaw, torture, mentally unstable, massacre ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: texas, usa, mexico, campus, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
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Atrocious (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Atrocious is a film that portrays the story of two serial killers, who after being arrested for causing a traffic accident, police confiscate some videotapes. These tapes contain brutal murders that show human wickedness, their background, ...
Plot: serial killer, found footage, suicide, torture, genital mutilation, psychopath, molestation, patricide, incest, matricide, gore, shot in the head ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.6
 309
Splatter Farm (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Two young twins are sent to spend time at their aunt's farm. What nobody knows is that the aunt's handyman is a psycho serial killer who dismembers his victims and stores their body parts in the barn.
Plot: twins, farm, grandmother, splatter, teenager, shotgun, teenage boy, throat slitting, blood splatter, twin, barn, poisoning ...
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Hellraiser: Judgment (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Detectives Sean and David Carter are on the case to find a gruesome serial killer terrorizing the city. Joining forces with Detective Christine Egerton, they dig deeper into a spiraling maze of horror that may not be of this world.
Style: scary, bloody, brutal, macabre, surreal ...
Plot: serial killer, demon, torture, murder, police, investigation, violence, good versus evil, mysticism, crime, danger, surrealism ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Three Days in the Woods (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Everyone love camping in the woods. It's usually a calm, relaxing getaway. For five friends, it's the perfect way to send off one of their own. Amongst the partying and debauchery comes something much more sick and depraved. The five ...
Plot: murder, violence, rape, death, sex, drill, killer, rock, gore, axe, knife, camping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.4
 59
Mr. Cleaver (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Seven gutter punks break into a seemingly abandoned warehouse only to find themselves hunted by its bloodthirsty owner. A sex, drugs, and gore throwback to the straight-to-video slasher movies of the early 90s.
Plot: slasher, maniac, cannibal, clairvoyant, psychopath, gore, paranormal phenomena, serial killer, paranormal, urban legend, stalker, massacre ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 4.1
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555 (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A spate of killings of teenagers by a maniac dressed like a hippie causes a detective to check the records for similar killings. He discovers that every five years, in the fifth month of the year, for five consecutive days, the same type of killings ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: gore, slasher, killer, sex, murder, suspect, teenager, maniac, hippie, splatter, blood, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 2.8
 900
Violent Shit (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: West Germany
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A demented, wicked, deformed, cannibalistic killer named K. The Butcher Shitter, escapes from the police and slaughters people in many gory, bloody ways.
Plot: splatter, amateur, castration, crucifix, forest, matricide, axe murder, freak, mutilation, killing spree, masked killer, disembodied hand ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 2.5
 821
The Captives (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Sandy has stumbled onto a lair of torture and humiliation. She was abducted and brought to this pit of pain as the next intended victim. But Sandy overthrows her captor and kills him. Does she release the other prisoners? Does she call the police? ...
Style: sadistic, rough, macabre
Plot: torture, violence, rape, defecation, rape and revenge, revenge, perversion, pervert, brutality, sadism, rape revenge, masturbation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Beautiful People (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A group of thieves have the tables turned on them during a home invasion. Hidden in the basement they find the remains of secret viral lab experiments gone savagely wrong. Now they must escape before they are infected with a new strain of virus that ...
Plot: gore, home invasion, zombie, monster, violence, splatter, alien
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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, sadistic, disturbing, rough
Plot: serial killer, masked man, wilderness, characters killed one by one, torture, maniac, two killers, murder, sadism, brother brother relationship, child abuse, massacre ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 3.9
 1K
A.M.I. (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A seventeen year old girl forms a co-dependent relationship with an artificial intelligence on her phone and goes on a murderous rampage.
Plot: serial killer, boyfriend, cheating boyfriend, murder, technology, patricide, axe murder, dead mother, high school, mother daughter relationship, artificial intelligence
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Last House on Dead End Street (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: After being released from prison, a young gangster with a chip on his shoulder decides to punish society by making snuff films.
Style: brutal, rough, bleak, suspense
Plot: psychopath, torture, brutality, revenge, murder, rape, prison, abduction, sadist, sadism, sexual perversion, humiliation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Strange World of Coffin Joe (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: Brazil
Duration: 80 min.
Story: "O Estrano Mundo de Zé do Caixão" tells three macabre tales, all delightfully demented, perverted and grotesque.
Plot: anthology, necrophilia, cannibalism, torture, doll, obsession, death, rape, sex, acupuncture, marriage ceremony, stabbing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Man Hunting: Resurrection (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 77 min.
Plot: rape, sexploitation, female nudity, violence, rapist, barbed wire, hunting, shot through the mouth, crossbow, ball gag, simulated sex, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
August Underground's Penance (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: "August Underground's Penance" is basically the personal home video of two sociopathic killers on murder spree.Again two nameless butchers played by Fred Vogel and Cristie Whiles videotape their bloodthirsty madness,but ...
Plot: child murder, murder, sadism, violence, strangulation, gore, torture, murder of family, home invasion, christmas, blood
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.1
 76K
Martyrs (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young woman's quest for revenge against the people who kidnapped and tormented her as a child leads her and a friend, who is also a victim of child abuse, on a terrifying journey into a living hell of depravity.
Style: disturbing, rough, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: torture, cult, child abuse, violence, torture chamber, kidnapping, gory, torment, brutality, vengeance, afterlife, death ...
Time: contemporary, year 1971
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: vengeance, small town, maniac, survival, violence spree, murder, danger, isolation, haunted by the past, brutality, torture, gore ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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