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.
Style: anthology
Plot: torture, serial killer, violence, bedtime story, maniac, rape, gore, hell, suicide, brawl, blood, shot in the head, exploding head, axe murder, woman shot in the forehead, splatter

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Most similar movies to The Burning Moon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, psychotronic, brutal and scary films with plots about torture, violence, murder, gore, blood, serial killer and death mostly in Horror, Thriller and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Burning Moon: Maniac Too! (2013), No Reason (2010), Sadisticum (2009), Beyond the Limits (2003), This Hollow Sacrament (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: psychotronic, cult film, surprise ending
Plot: dream, surrealism, cunnilingus, monster, corpse, vagina, dance, rape, blood, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, erotica ...
Place: new york
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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: erotic, surprise ending
Plot: bdsm, murder, revenge, mutilation, mind game, gore, child murder, subconscious, demon, police, autopsy, bank robbery ...
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64%
 3.7
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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, violence, police, gun, blood, extreme violence, murder, torture, gore, rope
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56%
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 ...
Style: anthology, suspense, tense, scary
Plot: journalist, cocaine, back from the dead, priest, torture, murder, violence, suitcase, severed foot, relic, mob violence, hell ...
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52%
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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, crime investigation, torture, mass murder, rape, serial killer, unsolved crime, mutilation, blood, iraq war, interrogation, hostage ...
Place: california
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48%
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: torture, mutilation, bondage, gore, boxing, serial killer, sex scene, male nudity, female nudity, destruction
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43%
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The Hike (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young soldier, Kate (Zara Phythian), returns from a tour in Afghanistan after witnessing her boyfriend's tragic death in combat. With the comfort of her friends, including Torri (Barbara Nedeljacova), she takes the chance to get away on a ...
Plot: torture, murder, camping, fight, violence, axe, fight to the death, forest, bloodbath, male nudity, darkness, axe murder ...
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42%
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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: genital mutilation, serial killer, found footage, psychopath, incest, snuff, shot in the head, molestation, brutality, feces, gore, matricide ...
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39%
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, violence, disfigurement, torture, psychopath, chainsaw, maniac, killing off one by one, massacre ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas, latin america, usa, mexico
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38%
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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, brutal, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: masked killer, serial killer, execution, police officer, torture, electric chair, violence, murder, escaped mental patient, prostitute, strangled to death, sedative ...
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38%
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: extreme violence, blood, gore, chainsaw, nightmare, genital mutilation, drill, torture, violence, needle
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38%
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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, demon, massacre, mirror, throat slitting, dismemberment, slasher, gore, murder, disembodied hand, chainsaw, melting face ...
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35%
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Headless (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In this "lost slasher film from 1978," a masked killer wages an unrelenting spree of murder, cannibalism, and necrophilia. But when his tortured past comes back to haunt him, he plunges to even greater depths of madness and depravity, ...
Style: suspense, scary, captivating, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: exploitation, serial killer, masked killer, murder, necrophilia, maniac, danger, brutality, violence, death, fear, paranoia ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 ...
Style: low-budget
Plot: gore, cult, satanism, satanist, violence, female nudity, torture, blood, snuff, throat cut, throat slitting, extreme violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: killing an animal, nudity (full frontal - brief), nipples, female full frontal nudity, breasts, serial killer, brutality, cruelty, home invasion, torture, blood, christmas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Slaughtered Vomit Dolls (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The gruesome tapestry of psychological manifestations of a nineteen year old bulimic runaway stripper-turned prostitute as she descends into a hellish pit of satanic nightmares and hallucinations.
Style: psychological, rough, bleak, satanic, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, torture, life is a bitch, mental illness, gory, deadly, violence, rape, murder, suffocation, blood, choking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Hellraiser: Judgment (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
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: surreal, scary, brutal, suspense, bloody ...
Plot: torture, murder, demon, serial killer, police, investigation, good versus evil, crimes, mysticism, violence, danger, crime ...
Time: 2010s
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33%
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Snuff 102 (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young Argentinian reporter is writing an article about snuff films - which depict real torture, rape and murder of people. But seeking the films and those behind them might backfire. She herself is in danger of becoming one of the suffering.
Style: brutal
Plot: sexualized violence, torture, violence, violence against women, murder, sexual cruelty, rape, brutality, sadism, attempted rape, mockery, rape and murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: twins, farm, grandmother, decapitation, shotgun, teenager, shot in the head, buried alive, heart in hand, toilet, dismemberment, murder ...
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: brutal, rough, sadistic, suspense
Plot: degradation, serial killer, murder, torture, identical twins, rape, basement, blood, couch, escape, vagina, prostitution ...
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30%
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.
Style: anthology
Plot: necrophilia, torture, cannibalism, doll, obsession, marriage ceremony, stabbing, rape, nightclub, death, cell, whip ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: rough, brutal, suspense, bleak, cult film ...
Plot: psychopath, revenge, torture, brutality, murder, rape, prison, abduction, sadism, sexual perversion, humiliation, abandoned house ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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, suspect, maniac, killer, murder, teenager, nudity (full frontal - brief), decapitation, violence, fake beard, splatter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Baskin (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Turkey
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Feature length version of the 2013 Turkish short film about police making a horrifying discovery in an apartment building.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, psychological
Plot: nightmare, violence, death, accident, torture, insanity, police officer, frog, hell, survival, squad, posse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Random Acts of Violence (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A pair of comic book writers begin to notice scary similarities between the character they created and horrific real-life events.
Plot: writers, interracial relations, african american protagonist, disembowelment, radio show, comics, slasher, assistant, crime scene, serial killer, drawing, police officer ...
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28%
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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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: paranormal phenomena, cannibal, massacre, maniac, violence, murder, slasher, clairvoyant, gore, psychopath, serial killer, urban legend ...
Time: 90s
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28%
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Plot: psychopath, murder, vampire, desert, uncover truth, deadly, danger, zombie, deadly creature, supernatural, supernatural ability, hitman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
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27%
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: rape, camping, teenager, death, killer, violence, axe, gore, murder, knife, slasher, forest ...
⇓ 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, suspenseful, rough, macabre, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: maniac, vengeance, murder, small town, survival, violence spree, danger, haunted by the past, isolation, brutality, torture, slasher ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: florida, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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The Butcher (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Relentlessly gruesome, South Korean filmmaker Kim Jin-Won's torture flick chronicles the making of a snuff film from two perspectives: that of the sadistic producers and that of the unfortunate "stars." Their terror captured through ...
Plot: violent death, violence, rape, chainsaw, torture, murder, slaughterhouse
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26%