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Candyman: Day of the Dead (1999)
 4.0
 5K
Candyman: Day of the Dead (1999)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Candyman returns to try to convince his female descendent, an artist, to join him as a legendary figure. To this end, he frames her for a series of hideous murders of her friends and associates so that she has nowhere else to turn to.
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: murder, serial killer, slasher, crimes, vengeance, ghost, supernatural, psychopath, legends and myths, danger, who done it, law enforcement, police investigation, deadly, gory, rivalry, woman in danger, police detective, evil, life & death, relatives, police, blonde, female nudity, art ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa

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Most similar movies to Candyman: Day of the Dead

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and rough films with plots about deadly, murder, danger, crimes, slasher, serial killer and psychopath mostly in Horror, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Candyman: Day of the Dead: Intruder (1989), No One Can Hear You (2001), Kemper (2008), X-Ray (1981), Little Erin Merryweather (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 95 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, woman in danger, ghost, serial killer, hook, gory, vengeance, afterlife, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new orleans, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 7K
Intruder (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The overnight stock crew of a local supermarket find themselves being stalked and slashed by a mysterious maniac.
Style: disturbing, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, psychopath, murder, supermarket, danger, woman in danger, stalking, law enforcement, gory, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
No One Can Hear You (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Families are dying and reporter Trish (Kelly McGillis) finds herself reporting on a serial killing spree. After her daughter Lisa's (Kate Elliott) best friends are killed, she fears that her family may be on the killers list. Sheriff Webster ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, mind game, investigation, crimes, law enforcement, deadly, teenage life, family life, murder, danger, journalism ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.1
 481
Kemper (2008)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A film based on the true story of Ed Kemper, a serial killer who murdered ten in Santa Cruz, CA during the late sixties and early seventies.
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, deadly, crimes, slasher, danger, woman in danger, police detective, law enforcement, stalking, violence spree ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 2K
X-Ray (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While receiving a routine check-up, a beautiful woman is stalked by a maniac out to avenge a childhood Valentine's Day humiliation.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, hospital, stalking, slasher, woman in danger, psychopath, valentine's day, vengeance, danger, gory, stabbing ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Little Erin Merryweather (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Once upon a time, death preyed upon a New England college campus. Rumors swirl that "if you see a flash of red, you're dead!" Local golden boy, Peter Bloom (David Morwick) investigates the grisly killings until the stakes grow higher ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, fairy tale, suspense
Plot: serial killer, college, amateur detective, mind game, mystery, investigation, woman in danger, murder, gory, deadly, journalism, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new england, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.6
 66K
Candyman (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Candyman, a murderous soul with a hook for a hand, is accidentally summoned to reality by a skeptic grad student researching the monster's myth.
Style: macabre, scary, gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: urban legend, belief, supernatural, slasher, investigation, gory, haunted by the past, serial killer, urban, slavery, cult, disfigurement ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Woods Have Eyes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of young campers wander into the backwoods of upstate New York to see if Cappy's Cabin--a place they think exists only in urban legend--is real, they find themselves in a twisted game of predator and prey as night begins to fall. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, suspense
Plot: murder, supernatural, slasher, serial killer, psychopath, crimes, survival, danger, deadly, isolation, urban, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Killer Instinct (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A series of unsolved crimes from the past prove to be the common thread in three stories that intertwine to reveal big problems in a small town.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, supernatural, ghost, slasher, haunted by the past, murder, gory, deadly, danger, small town life, dark and stormy night ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.2
 843
Dark Asylum (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Asylum is a taut psychological thriller about a deranged fearsome killer running lose in an abandoned high security Asylum. Pitting the county psychiatrist Dr. Maggie Belham against the psychotic maniac, Dr Belham is trapped in a maze of corridors, ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, mental institution, mind game, survival, danger, mentally unstable, mental illness, murder, master criminal, deadly, slasher ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Hitcher II: I've Been Waiting (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A sadistic serial killer terrorizes a couple driving on a rural highway in Texas while killing numerous people and framing them for his killings.
Style: psychological, serious, rough, realistic, scary ...
Plot: on the road, psychopath, survival, vengeance, serial killer, chases and races, crimes, danger, woman in danger, slasher, mind game, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 2.5
 1K
Sanctimony (2000)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A handsome, brilliant stock trader, bored with his existence, becomes a serial killer.
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, who done it, manhunt, crimes, mystery, protagonist as suspect, witnessing a crime, master criminal, slasher, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.4
 614
Bad Karma (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mental Patient terrorizes her Psychiatrist who she believes is the reincarnation of Jack the Ripper.
Style: psychological, sexy, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: reincarnation, murder, mental institution, serial killer, supernatural, femme fatale, mental illness, crimes, psychopath, power relations, danger, slasher ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 1.8
 207
Severed (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A ritualistic serial killer is beheading victims all over a city, and those surrounding the case are pulled into his world as they try and stop him.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Plot: murder, slasher, serial killer, decapitation, police investigation, investigation, supernatural, danger, mind game, bounty hunter, police detective, private detective ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.0
 327
Hellblock 13 (1999)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a haunted death row cellblock, a deranged female serial killer reads a trio of twisted tales to her executioner.
Style: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: prison, ghost, vengeance, kidnapping, psychopath, crime, who done it, supernatural ability, love affair, crimes, confined, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Babysitter Massacre (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A group of young women teamed together in their youth to run a babysitting business, when one of their friends died suddenly the group fell apart. Now years later they are all going their separate ways as college approaches, but on Halloween night ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, tense, scary ...
Plot: slasher, halloween, serial killer, danger, stalking, strong sexual content, deadly, crimes, youth, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
He Knows You're Alone (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A reluctant bride to be is stalked by a serial killer who only kills brides and the people around them. While her friends get whacked one by one, a hard boiled renegade cop whose bride had been killed years before tries to hunt him down before it is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, chase, sadistic killer, murder, stalker, crimes, law enforcement, stalking, slasher, police detective, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.1
 1K
Stitches (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A group of longtime friends converge on a fatal course with destiny when they cross paths with Alexander Tatum, a mercenary surgeon. He is a hunter with the keen skill of one who has also been hunted. Prey turned predator. The victims quickly ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, scary, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: black market, police detective, transplant, crimes, slasher, survival, rivalry, escapades, chases and races, confined, bondage, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
 5.5
 2K
Hellbent (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Halloween in West Hollywood, two guys making out in a park are interrupted by a serial killer. Later that night, a group of gay kids decide to visit to the site of the murders.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, stalking, deadly, crimes, gory, killer, gay, hollywood, gays and lesbians, gender ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.5
 589
Rough Draft (1998)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A struggling freelance writer, while investigating the transvestite night life, stumbles across a serial killer in action. The two then strike up a bizarre partnership to document the killer's motives and handiwork as a possessed detective ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, rough, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, transvestism, stalking, murder, law enforcement, mind game, amateur detective, rivalry, investigation, police investigation, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.0
 1K
Evil Remains (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A graduate student preparing his thesis on mythology leads his friends on a research expedition to an old plantation estate on the outskirts of the Big Easy. The site is reputed to mysteriously cause madness and death to all who enter it.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, survival, deadly creature, legends and myths, psychopath, ghost, slasher, gory, imaginary, student life, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.6
 3K
Ripper (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A massacre survivor (A.J. Cook) studies serial killers under a famous expert (Bruce Payne), but her classmates soon start dying at the hands of a Jack the Ripper copycat.
Style: psychological, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police detective, serial killer, college, mind game, haunted by the past, police investigation, slasher, psychopath, youth, danger, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.2
 6K
Timber Falls (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A weekend of camping in the mountains becomes an excursion into hell for a young couple, who become pawns in a grotesque plot hatched by deranged locals.
Style: scary, bleak, rough, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: isolation, forest, psychopath, serial killer, survival, slasher, gory, murder, danger, rescue, religions or cults, confined ...
Time: contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 2K
Dark Souls (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Norway, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young girl, Johanna, is attacked and seemingly murdered. Her father receives a phone call from the police pronouncing her dead as he sees her walk in the front door of their house. Strange things begin to happen to Johanna; she is disorientated ...
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, zombie, murder, uncover truth, vengeance, psychopath, police investigation, danger, gory, deadly, kids in trouble, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Silent Night, Deadly Night 2 (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After being traumatized by his brother Billy's murderous rampage years earlier, Ricky Caldwell has become a serial killer himself and is now living in a mental hospital. Relating his story to a psychiatrist, Ricky recounts the details of their ...
Style: serious, tense, rough, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, decapitation, axe murder, christmas, psychopath, orphan, deadly, gory, obsession, vengeance, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Haunting of Cellblock 11 (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of ghost hunters must up their game to compete in the competitive world of paranormal TV shows, leading them to a truly haunted prison with a grisly past that proves to be more than they bargained for.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: ghost, danger, prison, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, deadly, supernatural, frame up, captivity, amateur detective, slasher, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Hellraiser: Inferno (2000)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A shady police detective becomes embroiled in a strange world of murder, sadism and madness after being assigned a murder investigation against a madman known only as "The Engineer".
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious, rough ...
Plot: murder, nightmare, good versus evil, chase, police detective, police investigation, psychopath, rivalry, race against time, supernatural, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Prom Night IV: Deliver Us from Evil (1991)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Carrying on the Prom Night tradition, this film begins back at Hamilton High School on Prom Night in 1957. As a young couple are enjoying a romantic moment together in the back seat of a car, they are interrupted by Father Jonas, a priest who ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, slasher, high school, danger, youth, teenage life, crimes, psychopath, captivity, stalking, casual sex, monk ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
 4K
Body Parts (1991)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A criminal psychologist loses his arm in a car crash, and becomes one of three patients to have their missing limbs replaced by those belonging to an executed serial killer. One of them dies violently, and disturbing occurrences start happening to ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, rough, experimental ...
Plot: death row, murder, transplant, police investigation, mind game, vengeance, supernatural, danger, serial killer, car accident, slasher, body horror ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.5
 6K
Madhouse (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young psychiatric intern unearths secrets about the mental health facility in which he works.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, psychological, serious ...
Plot: mentally unstable, mental institution, mind game, psychiatry, ghost, intern, murder, supernatural, investigation, mental illness, psychopath, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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