Movies like Cannibal Holocaust

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Cannibal Holocaust (1980)
 5.9
 51K
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, scary, rough, cult film, realistic, controversial, macabre, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: amazon rainforest, cannibalism, jungle, torture, missing person, film within a film, atrocity, rape, insanity, gory, sadism, survival, violence spree, brutality, cult, perversion, violence, amazon tribe, african tribe, news report, murder, death, sexual abuse, massacre, strong sexual content ...
Time: 20th century
Place: south america, latin america, new york, usa, north america

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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, blood, violence, gore, sadism, danger and deadly mostly in Horror, Adventure and Thriller genres. Some movies like Cannibal Holocaust: Cannibal Ferox (1981), Eaten Alive! (1980), The Green Inferno (2013), Sacrifice! (1972), Jungle Holocaust (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, murder, blood, torture, drug dealing, cannibal, native, violence spree, danger, rescue, adventure, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: colombia, new york, usa, south america, latin america
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 5.2
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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: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: jungle, sect, cobra, missing person, rescue, cannibal, torture, wilderness, survival, psychopath, gory, animal life ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, papua new guinea, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Green Inferno (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA, 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: bloody, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, torture, cannibal, survival, amazon rainforest, brutality, violence, gory, cannibalism, confined, extreme violence, escape attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: south america, peru, latin america, chile, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom (1975)
Genre: Drama, Horror
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, controversial, bleak, erotic, rough ...
Plot: sexual perversion, rape, sexual torture, deviant sex, perversion, fascism, sex, kidnapping, captivity, youth, obsession, torture ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 18th century
Place: italy, europe, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 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: suspenseful, rough, disturbing, scary, sexy ...
Plot: hostage, jungle, wilderness, nudity (full frontal - brief), river, photographer, cannibal, violence, kidnapping, village, village life, captivity ...
Time: 70s
Place: thailand, asia, burma
⇓ 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: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic
Plot: cannibal, crocodile, survival, jungle, snake, gory, landing, danger, adventure, rescue, escapades, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Emanuelle and the Last Cannibals (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 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, serious, realistic, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: jungle, voyeurism, sexual abuse, mental institution, ape, monkey, cannibal, lesbian sex, brutality, violence, exploitation, clergy ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america, south america, tanzania, new york
⇓ 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: suspenseful, serious, scary, biting, psychotronic ...
Plot: jungle, mountain, iguana, animal cruelty, confined, dangerous animal, deadly, escapades, crimes, supernatural ability, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: papua new guinea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, slasher, violence, human monster, prostitute, blood, mysterious character, mind game, investigation, mystery, amateur detective ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, cult film, psychological, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, rape and revenge, sexual abuse, cruelty, vengeance, revenge, sadistic horror, murder, psychopath, brutality, danger, serial killer ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, england, germany, connecticut, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, survival, investigation, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, psychopath, danger, serial killer, rescue ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, vietnam, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, psychological, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: obsession, murder, necrophilia, slasher, serial killer, psychopath, death, violence, torture, creep, anthropophagus, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: slasher, cannibal, island, serial killer, stranded, psychopath, gory, isolation, survival, danger, confined, ocean ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: greece, europe, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 68K
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: home invasion, massacre, bound and gagged, insanity, slasher, sadism, sadistic horror, kidnapping, survival, psychopath, french, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, south of france, europe, southern france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 170K
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: torture, slasher, gory, psychopath, danger, captivity, gore, crimes, serial murder, survival, strong violent content, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: amsterdam, europe, slovakia, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
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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, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, shark, cannibalism, voodoo, island, back from the dead, violence, plague, gory, mad scientist, supernatural, survival ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979, 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, realistic, serious, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: murder, slasher, psychopath, revenge, violence, robbery, serial rapist, party, rape, kidnapping, lesbian, serial killer ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 20K
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, gloomy, scary, bleak, rough ...
Plot: ghost, zombie, hotel, supernatural, morgue, murder, survival, danger, violence, blindness, mutilation, experiment ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: exciting, scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, plague, chaos, supernatural, danger, panic, curses spells and rituals, survival, gory, supernatural ability, deadly, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: germany, europe, west germany, rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Last House on the Left (1972)
Genre: Crime, 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, cult film, banned film, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: connecticut, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
I Spit on Your Grave (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A remake of the 1979 controversial cult classic, I Spit on Your Grave retells the horrific tale of writer Jennifer Hills who takes a retreat from the city to a charming cabin in the woods to start on her next book. But Jennifer's presence in ...
Style: disturbing, brutal, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: rape, sexual abuse, rape and revenge, gang rape, vengeance, rapist, danger, woman in danger, strong violent content, rape revenge, sexual humiliation, violence against women ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
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Eden Lake (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eden Lake is a relentlessly tense and immaculately paced horror-thriller about modern youth gone wild. When a young couple goes to a remote wooded lake for a romantic getaway, their quiet weekend is shattered by an aggressive group of local kids. ...
Style: brutal, bleak, suspense, bad ending, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)
Genre: Crime, 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, serious, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Genre: Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 92 min.
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Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Hills Have Eyes (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on Wes Craven's 1977 suspenseful cult classic, The Hills Have Eyes is the story of a family road trip that goes terrifyingly awry when the travelers become stranded in a government atomic zone. Miles from nowhere, the Carter family soon ...
Style: brutal, scary, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, suspenseful, disturbing, scary, banned film ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, cult, filmmaking, violence, biker, violence spree, banned, sexual abuse, gory, crimes, mind game ...
Time: 70s
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.0
 58K
A Serbian Film (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Serbia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Milos, a retired porn star, leads a normal family life trying to make ends meet. Presented with the opportunity of a lifetime to financially support his family for the rest of their lives, Milos must participate in one last mysterious film. From ...
Style: banned film, brutal, macabre, rough, scary ...
Plot: sexual abuse, rape, violence, pedophilia, sadism, insanity, murder, strong sexual content, necrophilia, pornography, gory, incest ...
Time: 21st century, ancient history
Place: serbia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.9
 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, rough, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, murder, isolation, captivity, confined, danger, deadly, nudity (full frontal - brief), small town, cannibalism, sadism, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, sexual abuse, murder, danger, slasher, crimes, haunted by the past, violence spree, strong sexual content, maniac, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, september 11 2001
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, suspenseful, rough, macabre, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: maniac, vengeance, murder, small town, survival, violence spree, danger, haunted by the past, isolation, brutality, torture, slasher ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: southern usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%