Movies like Campfire Tales

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Campfire Tales (1997)
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Campfire Tales (1997)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Anthology of famous, scary urban legends done with a modern twist.
Style: scary, suspenseful, disturbing, surprise ending, tense, serious, realistic, twist ending
Plot: urban legend, campfire story, ghost, youth, legends and myths, danger, crimes, supernatural, deadly, camp, mysterious man, farmhouse, sister sister relationship, hook for hand, storytelling, mute or deaf, spirit, time loop, teenage life, urban, woman in danger, dog, werewolf, biker, motorcycle ...
Time: 90s
Place: cross country

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and rough films with plots about deadly, danger, supernatural, ghost, crimes, murder and gory mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like Campfire Tales: Headless Horseman (2007), Dead Mary (2007), Hold Your Breath (2012), Donner Pass (2011), Boo (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Candyman moves on to New Orleans and starts his horrific murders once more. This time, his intended victim is a school teacher. Her father was killed by the Candyman, and brother wrongly accused of the murders.
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, urban legend, supernatural, murder, ghost, serial killer, hook, gory, vengeance, life is a bitch, chaos and mayhem, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new orleans, usa
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100%
Headless Horseman (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Seven college kids take a shortcut on their way to a party and unfortunately end up in Wormwood – a "lost" town in the middle of nowhere. They find something strange and sinister happening there – bones and weird decorations line Main ...
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: survival, ghost, supernatural, danger, crimes, vengeance, legends and myths, serial killer, gory, deadly, woman in danger, supernatural horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Blood Night: The Legend of Mary Hatchet (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Local teens have long commemorated the death of 'Mary Hatchet' -- a girl who took an ax and killed her family in the 1970s -- with the aptly named Blood Night. But things never got truly bloody until Mary's ghost (Samantha Facchi) ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: slasher, psychopath, vengeance, ghost, survival, afterlife, urban legend, youth, danger, zombie, urban, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.4
 2K
Dead Mary (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: During a fun-filled getaway at a remote lake, teenager Kim (Dominique Swain) and her friends unwittingly unleash a murderous spirit when they make the mistake of playing the game 'Dead Mary' in this horror story. The body count rises as ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, zombie, slasher, youth, urban legend, psychopath, rivalry, serial killer, mind game, high school life, urban, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Hold Your Breath (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: There is an old wives' tale that you should hold your breath when passing by a cemetery lest an evil spirit rejected by both heaven and hell gets inside of you when you inhale. Someone in a carload of college kids on holiday doesn't hold ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, possession, electric chair, prison, deadly, youth, danger, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, urban legend, bare breasts, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1950s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Donner Pass (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Donner Pass has a well-known and macabre history - the place where George Donner and his party got stuck in the winter of 1846 and were forced to resort to cannibalism to keep from starving. But what if it wasn't just history?
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: cannibal, survival, youth, urban legend, danger, haunted by the past, teenage life, slasher, curse, isolation, trapped, group of friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.2
 5K
Boo (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The friends Emmett, Freddy, Marie, Kevin and his reluctant girlfriend Jessie decide to spend the Halloween night in an abandoned hospital. Meanwhile, the younger Allan meets the old friend of his father Arlo Ray Baines and asks him to help to find ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, danger, haunted by the past, mysterious character, mental institution, ghost, deadly, human experiment, supernatural, childhood trauma, violence, basement ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.2
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Milo (1998)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Four young grade-school girls witness the murder of one of their classmates during what they thought was just an innocent game. The killer is a strange young boy named Milo Jeeder. Sixteen years later, the four survivors of the event re-unite under ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, crimes, serial killer, supernatural, survival, child killer, deadly, gory, danger, woman in danger, escapades ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Curse of the Forty-Niner (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of friends discover gold deep inside an old mine. But by taking the gold and think they've hit it big, they awaken a long dead miner who's Hell Bent on protecting his treasure.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural, slasher, curse, ghost, danger, ghost town, gold, undead, adventure, curses spells and rituals, crimes, doctors and patients ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Deadly Blessing (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After her husband dies of mysterious circumstances, a widow becomes increasingly paranoid of the neighboring religious community that may have diabolical plans for her.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, psychopath, voyeur, occult, serial killer, supernatural ability, crimes, mind game, danger, woman in danger, supernatural horror ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Deadtime Stories (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An anthology of three horror stories presented by George A. Romero. In "Gorge" hikers are trapped in a cave-in must make a gruesome choice. In "On Sabbath Hill," a woman is driven to suicide but remains to torment her lover. In ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, missing person, deadly creature, danger, urban legend, mysterious death, obsession, murder, dismembered body, vampire, small town life, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.4
 1K
Room 205 (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wanting to start a fresh, Katrine moves from the province into a dormitory in Copenhagen and enrolls at the University. But when she crosses conniving Sanne by getting together with Sanne's ex, all hell breaks loose. Sanne and her friends ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, scary, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly, teenage life, crimes, legends and myths, danger, youth, rivalry, university, starting over, college life, ghost, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
One Missed Call 3: Final (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Emiri, a timid high school girl, is bullied mercilessly by her classmates, but when her friend, Asuka, stands up for her, Asuka becomes the target of the bullying instead. Emiri, not wanting to be bullied again, avoids Asuka. Worn down, Asuka ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, psychological, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, mystery, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, mobile phone, supernatural ability, teenage life, high school, crimes, danger, scare ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Apartment 1303 3D (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A woman uncovers sinister secrets while investigating the apparent suicide of her sister.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, bleak, tense
Plot: ghost, investigation, supernatural, uncover truth, haunted house, danger, woman in danger, deadly, family relations, nightmare, mother daughter relationship, apartment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Amityville Horror (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: George Lutz and his wife Kathleen, move into their Long Island dream house with their children only for their lives to be turned into a hellish nightmare. The legacy of a murder committed in the house gradually affects the family and a priest is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, murder, family in danger, paranormal, indian burial ground, haunted, danger, mystery, deadly, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974, year 1975
Place: long island, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Amityville: It's About Time (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an old clock arrives at home as a gift, strange things begin to happen. The family that proudly assigned a privileged place to the clock in the living room, is unaware that this thing is a link to an old and evil house...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, gory, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, vengeance, deadly, danger, murder, supernatural ability, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Boogey Man (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young girl witnesses her brother murder a man through a reflection in a mirror. Twenty years later the mirror is shattered, freeing his evil spirit, which seeks revenge for his death.
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, rough, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, murder, danger, evil, fear, family in danger, haunted by the past, ghost, mute or deaf, family problems, curse ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.1
 2K
Ring (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The Korean adaption of the novel 'Ringu'. A journalist investigates the mysterious death of her niece and discovers that she and her friends have all died under mysterious circumstance.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban legend, deadly, chases and races, crimes, uncover truth, life is a bitch, ghost, investigation, supernatural, danger, race against time, antidote ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 6.3
 8K
Dolls (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of people stop by a mansion during a storm and discover two magical toy makers, and their haunted collection of dolls.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, macabre, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, objects come to life, toy, doll, toy maker, surrealism, danger, youth, couple relations, golden years, evil doll, stranded ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Amityville Dollhouse (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dollhouse that is a replica of the infamous Amityville haunted house is given to a little girl. Soon after, all sorts of horrible unexplained accidents start to happen. The family must work together to fight off the terrifying evil that has ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, occult, supernatural, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, danger, family problems, paranormal phenomena, dollhouse, missing child ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.0
 529
Witchouse (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: On Mayday 1998 in the town of Dunwich, Massachusetts, Elizabeth gathers together a group of specially selected friends for a rather odd party. It turns out that she is the descendent of a malevolent witch named Lilith who was burned at the stake ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, serious
Plot: evil witch, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, young heroes, rivalry, slasher, youth, danger, crimes, heroes, supernatural ability, seance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.2
 1K
The Crypt (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Six young criminals break into hidden catacombs underneath their town and attempt to steal jewelry buried from the "Great Depression" only to find inhabitants guarding the precious belongings. After being trapped in this dark maze of ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Plot: ghost, crimes, criminal heroes, danger, deadly, supernatural, chases and races, escapades, confined, cemetery, catacomb, thrill ride ...
Time: 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.8
 440
The Wickeds (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Seven teenagers travel to an old, decrepit house, the site of a horror movie set and rumored to be haunted. But when two grave robbers arrive seeking refuge from an army of the living dead, it becomes the ultimate fight for survival.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Plot: zombie, vampire, sexual relations, legends and myths, teenage life, danger, youth, race against time, mad scientist, haunted house, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Girls School Screamers (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Seven college girls spend the weekend at an elegant estate which begins as a fun filled adventure but ends in a nightmare of gut-wrenching terror.
Style: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, slasher, ghost, who done it, college life, clergy, investigation, serial killer, supernatural, reincarnation, gory, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.3
 23K
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, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, summer camp, slasher, psychopath, serial killer, shyness, youth, danger, teenage life, violence, rivalry, brutality ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Satan's Playground (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: SATAN'S PLAYGROUND is a supernatural shocker chronicling a family's spine-tingling odyssey in New Jersey's legendary Pine Barrens region. En route to a wilderness camping retreat, their car inexplicably breaks down. As darkness falls, ...
Style: surreal, suspenseful, scary, serious, atmospheric
Plot: ghost, dysfunctional family, psychopath, survival, youth, family in danger, isolation, danger, slasher, supernatural, serial killer, destiny ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, england, europe, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.1
 4K
7 Below (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story centers on a group of strangers trapped in a time warp house where a terrible event transpired exactly 100 years prior.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, supernatural, murder, danger, isolation, confined, time warp, deadly, son murders father, son murders mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Grave Encounters (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A crew from a paranormal reality television show lock themselves in a haunted psychiatric hospital. They search for evidence of paranormal activity as they shoot what ends up becoming their final episode.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, found footage, paranormal, danger, deadly, paranormal investigation, insanity, blood, abandoned hospital, tv host ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
American Gothic (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When six friends fly off on a weekend getaway and are suddenly plagued by engine trouble, they're forced to land on a remote island. Looking for shelter, they're grateful to encounter Ma and Pa and their children - an eccentric family ...
Style: disturbing, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: island, slasher, youth, necrophilia, rape, isolation, deadly, gory, ghost, psychopath, out of the way, religions or cults ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.6
 953
Horror (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: This visually arresting chiller concerns a group of runaway teens that escape from a drug rehab and encounter demonic forces in a rural farmhouse.
Style: scary, disturbing, surreal, psychedelic, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, violence spree, crimes, life is a bitch, losing-it hero, supernatural, danger, isolation, gang, rehabilitation, drug abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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