Movies like Cannibal Holocaust

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Cannibal Holocaust (1980)
 5.9
 47K
Cannibal Holocaust (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A New York University professor returns from a rescue mission to the Amazon rainforest with the footage shot by a lost team of documentarians who were making a film about the area's local cannibal tribes.
Style: brutal, disturbing, scary, rough, banned film, realistic, macabre, tense, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cannibalism, amazon rainforest, jungle, torture, atrocity, insanity, gory, survival, violence spree, brutality, cult, violence, news report, film within a film, murder, death, sexual abuse, massacre, sadism, strong sexual content, rape, abortion, perversion, danger, blood ...
Time: 20th century
Place: south america, latin america, new york, usa

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Most similar movies to Cannibal Holocaust

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and rough films with plots about gory, gore, blood, danger, violence, deadly and death mostly in Horror, Adventure and Thriller genres. Some movies like Cannibal Holocaust: The Green Inferno (2013), Eaten Alive! (1980), Sacrifice! (1972), Cannibal Ferox (1981), Jungle Holocaust (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Green Inferno (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA, Chile, Canada, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of student activists travel from New York City to the Amazon to save the rainforest. However, once they arrive in this vast green landscape, they soon discover that they are not alone… and that no good deed goes unpunished.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, cannibal, survival, violence, gory, cannibalism, confined, brutality, torture, extreme violence, escape attempt, amazon rainforest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: south america, peru, latin america, chile, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 3K
Eaten Alive! (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman's search for her missing sister leads her to the jungles of New Guinea, where she and an expatriate guide encounter a cult leader and flesh-hungry natives.
Style: serious, scary, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: jungle, missing person, rescue, cannibalism, torture, cannibal, sect, wilderness, zombie, adventurer, slasher, animal life ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 2K
Sacrifice! (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A photographer in the rain forest is captured by wild natives, and after months of living with them, he marries the chief's daughter and helps protect the village from a vicious cannibal tribe.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, sexy, disturbing ...
Plot: wilderness, jungle, violence, river, cannibal, photographer, village, zombie, self defense, survival, kidnapping, confined ...
Time: 70s
Place: thailand, asia, burma
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Cannibal Ferox (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three friends out to disprove cannibalism meet two men on the run who tortured and enslaved a cannibal tribe to find emeralds, and now the tribe is out for revenge.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, brutal, macabre, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: jungle, cannibal, torture, drug dealing, violence spree, danger, rescue, deadly, adventure, brutality, blood, murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: colombia, new york, usa, south america, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Emanuelle and the Last Cannibals (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: While doing undercover work in a mental hospital, Emanuelle discovers a girl who seems to have been raised by a tribe of amazonian cannibals. Intrigued, Emanuelle and friends travel deep into the Amazon jungle, where they find that the supposedly ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, sexual, erotic ...
Plot: jungle, voyeurism, mental institution, cannibal, ape, violence, exploitation, brutality, sex, lesbian sex, sexual abuse, hospital ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Mountain of the Cannibal God (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A girl and her brother fly to New Guinea to look for a lost expedition, led by her husband, which has vanished in the great jungle.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, biting
Plot: jungle, iguana, animal cruelty, rivalry, adventurer, kidnapping, survival, destiny, missing child, supernatural, wilderness, deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Jungle Holocaust (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An oil prospector escapes from capture by a primitive cannibal tribe in the Philippine rain forest and heads out to locate his missing companion and their plane to return home.
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: cannibal, crocodile, jungle, survival, snake, cannibalism, landing, danger, gory, deadly, rescue, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The New York Ripper (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A burned-out New York police detective teams up with a college psychoanalyst to track down a vicious serial killer randomly stalking and killing various young women around the city.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, harsh, sexual ...
Plot: serial killer, violence, slasher, murder, human monster, prostitute, mind game, investigation, mysterious character, mystery, amateur detective, brutality ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Human Centipede II (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Inspired by the fictional Dr. Heiter, disturbed loner Martin dreams of creating a 12-person centipede and sets out to realize his sick fantasy.
Style: scatology, disturbing, sadistic, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, sexual sadism, pervert, rapist, gore, brutality, torture, violence, rape, psychopath, hell on earth, mute ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, rough, suspenseful, macabre, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, small town, maniac, survival, violence spree, murder, danger, isolation, haunted by the past, brutality, torture, gore ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 2K
Cut and Run (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A reporter and her cameraman connect a surviving Jonestown leader and a TV exec's missing son to a drug war where jungle installations are being massacred by an army of natives and a skilled white assassin.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, violence, rape, crimes, missing person, on the run, gory, deadly, journalism, investigation, drug dealing, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Murder-Set-Pieces (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Set against Sin City, Las Vegas, "Murder-Set-Pieces" tells the story of a fashion photographer whose vocation is murder - a voyeuristic nightmare of blood, sex and brutality.
Style: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, danger, murder, slasher, haunted by the past, sexual abuse, violence spree, crimes, strong sexual content, maniac, rape, photo shoot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada, las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
 24K
Frontier(s) (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A gang of young thieves flee Paris during the violent aftermath of a political election, only to hole up at an Inn run by neo-Nazis.
Style: macabre, scary, suspenseful, rough, sinister ...
Plot: psychopath, torture, cannibalism, survival, sadistic horror, confined, sadism, cruelty, violence, mad scientist, fascism, human monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Zombie Holocaust (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After Malukan immigrants engage in a string of corpse mutilations at various New York City hospitals, a doctor and a morgue assistant travel to the Maluku Islands to investigate.
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, macabre, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, island, mad scientist, cannibal, survival, investigation, supernatural, woman in danger, danger, slasher, psychopath, rescue ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: usa, new york, vietnam, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.8
 64K
High Tension (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Italy, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alexia travels with her friend Marie to spend a couple of days with her family in their farm in the country. They arrive late and they are welcomed by Alexia's father. Late in the night, a sadistic and sick killer breaks into the farmhouse, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, rough, suspense ...
Plot: insanity, home invasion, massacre, gory, survival, kidnapping, psychopath, farmhouse, slasher, serial killer, chase, french ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, southern france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, hitchhiker, disfigurement, cannibal, violence, psychopath, chainsaw, torture, mentally unstable, massacre ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: texas, usa, mexico, campus, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 2.8
 1K
Snuff (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The followers of a charismatic cult leader set out to murder a pregnant actress.
Style: rough, disturbing, suspenseful, scary, banned film ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, cult, filmmaking, violence, sex, biker, violence spree, banned, mind game, sexual abuse, crime ...
Time: 70s
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.1
 5K
Blood Feast (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: In the sleepy suburbs of Miami, seemingly normal Egyptian immigrant Fuad Ramses (Mal Arnold) runs a successful catering business. He also murders young women and plans to use their body parts to revive the goddess Ishtar. The insane Ramses ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, zombie, gory, supernatural, slasher, woman in danger, supernatural ability, crimes, violence spree, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Beyond the Darkness (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young rich orphan loses his fiancée to voodoo doll mischief on the part of his housekeeper who is jealous of his attentions. He digs his girlfriend up, cleans her out, stuffs her, and puts her in bed at the mansion. Following this, he tries out ...
Style: psycho film, disturbing, rough, psychological, serious ...
Plot: murder, obsession, psychopath, slasher, serial killer, necrophilia, death, violence, torture, creep, isolation, twins ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: southern italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
I Spit on Your Grave (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An aspiring writer is repeatedly gang-raped, humiliated, and left for dead by four men whom she systematically hunts down to seek revenge.
Style: banned film, psychological, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, rape and revenge, sexual abuse, cruelty, vengeance, murder, psychopath, revenge, brutality, danger, serial killer, sadism ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, england, europe, new york, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.9
 24K
Zombie (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A zombie is found aboard a boat off the New York coast which belongs to a famous scientist. A journalist travels to the Antilles with the daughter of the scientist. They discover a terrifying disease which is turning the islanders into horrifying ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, shark, cannibalism, island, back from the dead, violence, tropical island, plague, gory, mad scientist, supernatural, survival ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979, 80s
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 18K
Demons (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of people are trapped in a West Berlin movie theater infested with ravenous demons who proceed to kill and possess the humans one-by-one, thereby multiplying their numbers.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, scary, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, danger, survival, curses spells and rituals, plague, gory, deadly, youth, supernatural ability, deadly creature, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, germany, rome italy, italy, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.6
 1K
White Slave (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman seeks vengeance and finds love when her parents are killed in the Amazon and she is taken prisoner by an indigenous tribe of headhunters.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: amazon, murder, jungle, cannibal, violence, prisoner, survival, danger, adventure, confined, slave, enslavement ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Last House on the Left (1972)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mari and Phyllis go to the "big city" to see their favorite band BloodLust. Along the way they meet up with newly escaped convict Krug and his gang.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, bleak, sadistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, youth, crime, slasher, serial killer, psychopath, abduction, revenge, woman in danger, violence spree, gory, sheriff ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: connecticut, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.0
 35K
Ravenous (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Country: Czech Republic, UK, USA, Mexico
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Upon receiving reports of missing persons at Fort Spencer, a remote Army outpost on the Western frontier, Capt. John Boyd investigates. After arriving at his new post, Boyd and his regiment aid a wounded frontiersman who recounts a horrifying tale ...
Style: disturbing, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: survival, cave, fort, soldier, isolation, moral dilemma, cannibalism, camp, confined, human nature, haunted by the past, army ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1840s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.8
 18K
The Beyond (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young woman inherits an old hotel in Louisiana where after a series of supernatural 'accidents', she learns that the building was built over one of the entrances to Hell.
Style: gothic, scary, bleak, rough, atmospheric ...
Plot: hotel, ghost, zombie, supernatural, morgue, murder, danger, survival, violence, blindness, experiment, mutilation ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 102K
Wrong Turn (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Chris crashes into a carload of other young people, and the group of stranded motorists is soon lost in the woods of West Virginia, where they're hunted by three cannibalistic mountain men who are grossly disfigured by generations of inbreeding.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, survival, cannibalism, manhunt, disfigurement, danger, chase, isolation, gory, friendship, massacre, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: west virginia, virginia, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.0
 20K
The Woman (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A lawyer puts his family in jeopardy when he captures the last member of a violent clan and tries to forcibly tame her.
Style: rough, bleak, twists and turns, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: torture, sadism, brutality, suffering, captivity, mysterious character, unlikely criminals, confined, small town, gory, crimes, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Devil's Rejects (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The sequel to House of 1000 Corpses – the Firefly family are ambushed at their isolated home by Sheriff Wydell and a squad of armed men guns blazing – yet only Otis and his sister, Baby, manage to escape the barrage of bullets unharmed. Hiding ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, sheriff, psychopath, sadism, vengeance, slasher, insanity, torture, brutality, murder, rape, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1978
Place: texas, usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.8
 2K
Offspring (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Survivors of a feral flesh-eating clan are chowing their way through the locals. Amy Halbard and Claire Carey strive to survive their abduction by the cannibals and save their children. A subplot involving Claire's despicable husband, Steven, ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, danger, isolation, deadly, murder, confined, captivity, small town, cannibalism, sadism, human flesh, gore ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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