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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, anthology
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, sex, teenager, dog, werewolf ...
Time: 90s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and tense films with plots about deadly, danger, supernatural, ghost, crimes, slasher and gory mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like Campfire Tales: Hold Your Breath (2012), Dead Mary (2007), Headless Horseman (2007), American Gothic (1987), Fear Runs Silent (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: serious, rough, disturbing, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, slasher, supernatural, legends and myths, vengeance, deadly, crimes, survival, danger, youth, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, possession, prison, curses spells and rituals, human host, danger, supernatural, urban legend, youth, deadly, electric chair, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1950s
Place: usa
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72%
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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: scary, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, serious
Plot: supernatural, youth, urban legend, survival, ghost, isolation, buddies, mind game, supernatural ability, danger, psychopath, slasher ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural, survival, crimes, danger, vengeance, gory, serial killer, woman in danger, legends and myths, deadly, human sacrifice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Plot: island, isolation, necrophilia, slasher, gory, murder, crimes, supernatural, psychopath, curses spells and rituals, danger, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Fear Runs Silent (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When high school science teacher, Mr.Hill, convinces his student, Kerry Johnson, and a group of her friends to go on an overnight field trip, they find themselves face to face with the darkest side of terror. Not even their worst nightmares will ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, deadly creature, supernatural, wilderness, danger, youth, deadly, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, in the woods, murder, nightmare ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, atmospheric, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, dysfunctional family, survival, isolation, serial killer, danger, supernatural ability, psychopath, supernatural, family in danger, deadly, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, england, europe, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Bloody Homecoming (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three years after a tragic accident leaves a student dead at the annual Homecoming dance, a group of senior friends anxious about the return of Homecoming Night to their sleepy Southern town find themselves visited by a deadly presence from their ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: slasher, vengeance, homecoming, supernatural, high school, rivalry, teenager, ghost, teachers and students, friends, stalking, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Sadako (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Akane is a high school teacher who hears a rumor from her students that there is actual footage on the Internet of someone's suicide. The footage is said to drive anyone who sees it to also commit suicide. Akane does not believe the rumor at ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, bleak, disturbing
Plot: crimes, supernatural, ghost, vengeance, school, computers and web, cons and scams, danger, zombie, woman in danger, heroes, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Apartment 1303 (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While celebrating with her friends in her new cheaply rented apartment (with balcony and view of the sea) on the thirteenth floor of a building, the young Sayaka unexpectedly jumps off the balcony committing suicide. Her mother goes insane and her ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: ghost, suicide, haunted house, uncover truth, supernatural, losing-it hero, deadly, mystery, curses spells and rituals, investigation, danger, grudge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Legend of the Chupacabra (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Is the legend of Chupacabran (roughly translated to getsugare) true? Or is it just folklore? Or a madman in latex suit? When Maria Esperanza's uncle and his goats are assaulted and killed, she collects together a team of crypto zoology student ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary
Plot: deadly creature, uncover truth, supernatural, danger, deadly, creature feature, legend, gory, escapades, crimes, urban legend
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.2
 892
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, crimes, serial killer, danger, survival, woman in danger, gory, escapades, deadly, reunion, sole survivor ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 2.5
 562
The Hospital (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Old St. Leopold's Hospital has many urban legends surrounding it, but the residents of Bridgeport all agree on one thing: tortured souls roam its abandoned halls. The mystery proves too much for a pretty young student who decides to investigate ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: hospital, ghost, psychopath, crimes, deadly, college, violence, danger, city life, urban, pliers, caucasian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Haunted Forest (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Indian descendent Sean comes to a forest with his friends Josh and Flipp trying to find the track to a mysterious cursed tree and a secret burial ground.
Style: atmospheric, scary, tense, serious, offbeat
Plot: ghost, gory, missing person, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, deadly, escapades, danger, crimes, legends and myths, slasher ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Slaughterhouse Massacre (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Follow the story of several attractive teenagers as they try to have a fun time in a slaughter house after dark...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: college, slasher, gory, uncover truth, youth, crimes, psychopath, ghost, murder, supernatural, vengeance, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: dallas texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural, curse, slasher, ghost, danger, mine, ghost town, gold, undead, adventure, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.1
 573
Hell Asylum (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A desperate producer faced with unemployment has the ultimate reality television program ready to roll.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, suspense, bleak, psychological
Plot: ghost, woman in danger, deadly, haunted house, supernatural, crimes, danger, gory, supernatural power, death, murder, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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, mysterious character, haunted by the past, ghost, deadly, mental institution, human experiment, supernatural, trapped in a building, childhood trauma, violence ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Curse of El Charro (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: n California, Maria has awful nightmares with and visions of her sister that committed suicide one year ago. Her roommate Chris invites Maria to travel with her and her friends Tanya and Rose on vacation to her uncle's house in Saguaro, ...
Style: bleak, scary, serious, suspenseful, sexual
Plot: ghost, nightmare, clergy, supernatural ability, danger, afterlife, haunted by the past, supernatural, college, curses spells and rituals, deadly, on the road ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.5
 2K
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, teenage life, haunted by the past, slasher, curse, isolation, trapped, group of friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.0
 546
Witchouse (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
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: suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, scary, serious
Plot: evil witch, supernatural, supernatural ability, teenage life, youth, danger, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, seance, deadly, witch, resurrection ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Ghosts of Goldfield (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two couples and another friend from college decide to visit the Goldfield Hotel in Nevada to make a documentary about ghosts – then their nightmares begin!
Style: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, danger, stalking, uncover truth, supernatural, supernatural ability, master and servant, filmmaking, family in danger, deadly, hotel, legends and myths ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cons and scams, legends and myths, college life, starting over, danger, afterlife, vengeance, ghost, teenage life, crimes, deadly, university ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Voice (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 104 min.
Story: While training after hours in her high-school, the aspirant singer Park Young-Eon is mysteriously killed and her body vanishes. Her ghost is invisible and trapped in the school, but her best friend Kang Sun-min, who broadcast in the lunchtime in ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, friendship, haunted by the past, investigation, supernatural, danger, youth, hearing voices, deadly, gays and lesbians, high school life, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, missing person, danger, urban legend, deadly creature, mysterious death, obsession, murder, dismembered body, vampire, small town life, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, voyeur, psychopath, woman in danger, occult, serial killer, mind game, supernatural ability, crimes, danger, tractor ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, mystery, teenage life, supernatural ability, high school, danger, crimes, scare, mobile phone ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.3
 626
Hallows' Eve (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Years after a tragic accident leaves a young child scarred for life, the people responsible pay - with their lives.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, suspense ...
Plot: terrorism, crimes, deadly, danger, farm, youth, revenge, maniac, violence, prank, blood, head cut in half ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Hellraiser: Hellworld (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Pinhead returns to terrorize computer hackers who have opened a virtual Lament Configuration on the website Hellworld.com.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, danger, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, youth, vengeance, chaos, supernatural, strong violent content, losing-it hero, deadly, mind game ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.5
 594
Reel Evil (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Struggling filmmakers - Kennedy, Cory and James - finally catch the break they were looking for when they are hired to shoot a 'behind-the-scenes' documentary for a major studio production. But their dream job quickly turns into a ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious
Plot: filmmaking, ghost, found footage, supernatural, deadly, danger, hospital, escapades, artists and showbiz, doctor, filmmaker, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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