Movies like Campfire Tales

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Campfire Tales (1997)
 5.9
 4K
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, psychotronic, 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, car accident, storytelling, mute or deaf, spirit, time loop, teenage life, urban, woman in danger, sex, teenager, dog ...
Time: 90s, 50s, 1950s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and rough films with plots about deadly, danger, supernatural, ghost, crimes, gory and slasher mostly in Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Campfire Tales: Dead Mary (2007), Room 205 (2007), Headless Horseman (2007), Fear Runs Silent (2000), American Gothic (1987). 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, bleak, rough, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: gory, psychopath, serial killer, slasher, supernatural, youth, deadly, crimes, danger, survival, vengeance, legends and myths ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
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95%
 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: scary, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, youth, urban legend, psychopath, survival, ghost, isolation, buddies, supernatural ability, mind game, danger, slasher ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 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: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, supernatural, ghost, deadly, danger, youth, afterlife, teenage life, college life, hidden truth, curse, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, survival, supernatural, danger, crimes, vengeance, serial killer, woman in danger, deadly, legends and myths, gory, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, serious, scary, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, deadly creature, supernatural, wilderness, teenage life, danger, youth, deadly, in the woods, curses spells and rituals, murder, nightmare ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, scary ...
Plot: island, isolation, necrophilia, isolated house, slasher, murder, gory, crimes, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, deadly, ghost ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Violent Kind (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: One night at a secluded farmhouse deep in the Northern California woods, a small group of hardened young bikers and their girlfriends are tormented when one of the girls becomes savagely possessed and a gang of "Rockabillies" seemingly ...
Style: rough, serious, scary, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, violence spree, farmhouse, siblings relations, supernatural, gang, deadly, gangsters, gory, ghost, danger, supernatural power ...
Place: oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, surreal, serious
Plot: dysfunctional family, ghost, danger, serial killer, supernatural ability, supernatural, isolation, survival, psychopath, legends and myths, siblings relations, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, europe, usa, texas, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 2.8
 451
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, suspense, psychological, tense, scary ...
Plot: zombie, vampire, on the run, danger, haunted house, legends and myths, supernatural, deadly, race against time, youth, halloween, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ 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, psychotronic
Plot: uncover truth, deadly creature, supernatural, deadly, danger, creature feature, legend, gory, escapades, crimes, urban legend
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, serious, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural, curse, slasher, ghost, danger, mine, ghost town, curses spells and rituals, gold, undead, adventure, ship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, serious, scary, tense, suspense ...
Plot: slasher, vengeance, homecoming, supernatural, rivalry, high school, teenager, ghost, teachers and students, stalking, friends, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.8
 1K
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, serious, suspenseful, bleak, disturbing
Plot: crimes, supernatural, cons and scams, vengeance, woman in danger, computers and web, school, teenage life, danger, deadly, ghost, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 2.5
 565
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, deadly, crimes, college, violence, danger, urban, city life, blood, caucasian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: college, slasher, murder, uncover truth, psychopath, gory, ghost, youth, crimes, rivalry, mind game, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: dallas texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, vengeance, missing person, curses spells and rituals, gory, supernatural, deadly, escapades, haunted by the past, legends and myths, danger, slasher ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, suicide, uncover truth, haunted house, supernatural, mystery, investigation, losing-it hero, danger, grudge, deadly, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, japan
⇓ 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, haunted by the past, teenage life, slasher, curse, trapped, isolation, group of friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 4.3
 927
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, survival, woman in danger, gory, serial killer, danger, deadly, escapades, reunion, evil child ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, confined, danger, deadly, crimes, escapades, supernatural, catacomb, crypt, cemetery, break in, struggle for survival ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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, mysterious character, haunted by the past, ghost, deadly, mental institution, human experiment, supernatural, trapped in a building, violence, childhood trauma ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Legend of Bloody Jack (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The legend of Jack The Ripper comes to real when one of his descendants revive him.
Style: rough, serious, scary
Plot: supernatural, slasher, forest, decapitation, blood, murder, danger, imaginary, serial killer, crimes, gory, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.1
 576
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: haunted house, ghost, deadly, supernatural, woman in danger, gory, danger, crimes, supernatural power, death, murder, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 4.6
 504
Sideshow (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While visiting a traveling carnival full of human freaks, high school students nearly join as permanent members.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, kidnapping, kids in trouble, deadly, danger, youth, gory, curses spells and rituals, exploitation, carnival, freakshow, profanity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Hold Your Breath (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
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, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, possession, prison, curses spells and rituals, human host, supernatural, danger, urban legend, deadly, youth, electric chair, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1950s, 50s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.3
 305
Scar (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While hiking in a remote forest, college student Zack disappears, leaving nothing but a bloody trail for his traumatized friend Tom. Now a year later and plagued by nightmares, Tom returns to the woods with Zack's girlfriend Jenny in a last ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: murder, small town, serial killer, investigation, missing person, deadly, gory, danger, crimes, amateur detective, mystery, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: serious, scary, bleak, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: ghost, nightmare, supernatural, clergy, supernatural ability, danger, afterlife, haunted by the past, deadly, youth, woman in danger, college ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, stalking, supernatural, uncover truth, danger, family in danger, master and servant, filmmaking, deadly, hotel, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ 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, high school, danger, supernatural ability, crimes, scare, fright ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, busan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, urban legend, missing person, deadly creature, danger, mysterious death, obsession, murder, dismembered body, vampire, deadly, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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