Movies like Cannibal Holocaust

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Cannibal Holocaust (1980)
 5.9
 49K
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, banned film, disturbing, rough, scary, cult film, realistic, controversial, macabre, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: amazon rainforest, cannibalism, torture, jungle, missing person, film within a film, atrocity, insanity, gory, survival, violence spree, brutality, cult, violence, news report, murder, death, sexual abuse, nudity (full frontal - brief), massacre, sadism, strong sexual content, rape, abortion, perversion ...
Time: 20th century
Place: south america, latin america, new york, usa

Most similar movies to Cannibal Holocaust

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and rough films with plots about blood, gory, violence, gore, danger, death and murder mostly in Horror, Adventure and Thriller genres. Some movies like Cannibal Holocaust: Eaten Alive! (1980), The Green Inferno (2013), Cannibal Ferox (1981), Sacrifice! (1972), Jungle Holocaust (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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, exciting, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: jungle, sect, cobra, rescue, missing person, cannibalism, torture, cannibal, gory, adventurer, survival, zombie ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Green Inferno (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA, Spain, Chile, Peru
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, bloody, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, cannibal, torture, violence, survival, brutality, gory, amazon rainforest, cannibalism, confined, extreme violence, escape attempt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: south america, peru, latin america, chile, new york ...
⇓ 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, murder, blood, torture, drug dealing, native, violence spree, rescue, danger, adventure, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: colombia, new york, usa, south america, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.4
 2K
Sacrifice! (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Romance
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, disturbing, sexy, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), jungle, wilderness, hostage, river, cannibal, photographer, violence, captivity, crimes, village life, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s
Place: thailand, asia, burma
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom (1975)
Genre: Drama, Horror, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Four corrupted fascist libertines round up 9 teenage boys and girls and subject them to 120 days of sadistic physical, mental and sexual torture.
Style: banned film, bleak, rough, controversial, psychological ...
Plot: sexual torture, sexual perversion, rape, sex, deviant sex, kidnapping, torture, fascism, perversion, captivity, youth, sexual relations ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 18th century
Place: italy, europe, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Emanuelle and the Last Cannibals (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 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: erotic, sexual, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: jungle, voyeurism, sexual abuse, mental institution, cannibal, exploitation, brutality, ape, monkey, lesbian sex, violence, sex ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america, new york
⇓ 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: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: cannibal, crocodile, jungle, survival, cannibalism, snake, rescue, adventure, escapades, deadly, gory, landing ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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, suspenseful, scary, biting, psychotronic ...
Plot: jungle, mountain, iguana, animal cruelty, curses spells and rituals, danger, adventurer, survival, missing child, wilderness, supernatural, missing person ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 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: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, missing person, rape, violence, investigation, crimes, chaos and mayhem, adventure, gory, deadly, danger, drug dealing ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, violence, human monster, prostitute, slasher, mind game, investigation, mysterious character, mystery, amateur detective, brutality ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: sadistic, scatology, disturbing, banned film, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sexual sadism, pervert, torture, kidnapping, psychopath, sexual torture, rapist, gore, brutality, sexual abuse, violence, rape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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, bleak, rough ...
Plot: cannibalism, psychopath, torture, sadism, sadistic horror, survival, violence, cruelty, confined, strong violent content, human monster, mad scientist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, psychopath, serial killer, danger, woman in danger, rescue ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: usa, new york, vietnam, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: maniac, vengeance, murder, small town, violence spree, survival, haunted by the past, danger, isolation, brutality, torture, slasher ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: florida, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 2.8
 1K
Snuff (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada, Argentina
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, crime, crimes, gory ...
Time: 70s
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, suspenseful, serious, scary, sexy ...
Plot: psychopath, danger, sexual abuse, murder, slasher, violence spree, crimes, haunted by the past, strong sexual content, maniac, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, september 11 2001
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, rough, psychological, suspenseful, 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 ⇓
26%
 5.9
 165K
Hostel (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Three backpackers head to a Slovakian city that promises to meet their hedonistic expectations, with no idea of the hell that awaits them.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: torture, slasher, gory, psychopath, danger, deadly, captivity, gore, crimes, torment, survival, tourist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, slovakia, amsterdam, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
Anthropophagus (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of tourists become stranded on an uninhabited island where they are stalked by an insane, violent, and grotesque killer that slaughtered the town's former residents.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, scary, psycho film ...
Plot: cannibal, island, slasher, serial killer, stranded, psychopath, confined, isolation, survival, gory, danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: athens greece, greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.1
 6K
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, slasher, psychopath, zombie, gory, supernatural, woman in danger, deadly, crimes, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: disturbing, psycho film, suspenseful, scary, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, murder, psychopath, slasher, serial killer, necrophilia, violence, death, torture, creep, sexual dysfunction, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, sadistic, psychological, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sadism, serial killer, psychopath, sheriff, torture, insanity, vengeance, brutality, murder, slasher, profanity, disfigurement ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, banned film, suspenseful, bleak, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, youth, crime, serial killer, woman in danger, crimes, psychopath, slasher, abduction, revenge, violence spree, gory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 25K
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, serious, rough, suspenseful, awful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, shark, cannibalism, voodoo, island, back from the dead, violence, tropical island, plague, gory, mad scientist, supernatural ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979, 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.8
 66K
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, psychological, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: insanity, slasher, home invasion, massacre, gory, survival, kidnapping, psychopath, farmhouse, serial killer, bound and gagged, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, southern france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 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: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: amazon, jungle, murder, prisoner, violence, cannibal, survival, danger, adventure, confined, hostage, enslavement ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.0
 36K
Ravenous (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, Mexico, USA, Czech Republic
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, twists and turns, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, cave, fort, soldier, isolation, moral dilemma, cannibalism, camp, confined, human nature, haunted by the past, army ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1840s, victorian era
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.7
 6K
Grotesque (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: An unnamed doctor has always had everything he's ever wanted, but that has only made him develop more extreme and depraved needs. He kidnaps a young couple in the prime of their life together and forces them into a game of torment that slowly ...
Style: disturbing, banned film, rough, serious, brutal ...
Plot: sexual abuse, torture, psychopath, captivity, confined, sadism, chainsaw, mysterious character, deadly, gory, danger, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, hitchhiker, murder, disfigurement, cannibal, torture, violence, psychopath, chainsaw, maniac, killing off one by one ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas, latin america, mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
House on the Edge of the Park (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alex (David Hess) is a darkly sinister thug driving around New York City at night when he spots a young woman (Karoline Mardeck) driving alongside him. He follows the woman to a nearby park where he cuts her off, gets out of his car, and runs into ...
Style: banned film, sexy, disturbing, sexual, serious ...
Plot: slasher, psychopath, murder, violence, rape, mentally challenged, domestic disturbance, riddles and clues, life is a bitch, mind game, rivalry, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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