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House on the Edge of the Park (1980)
 5.8
 5K
House on the Edge of the Park (1980)
Original name: La casa sperduta nel parco
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 hers where he throws her into the back seat and proceeds to savagely rape her before strangling her to death. He takes her locket as a trophy to another one of his many killings.
Style: banned film, sexual, rough, sexy, serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, surprise ending, psychotronic ...
Plot: psychopath, slasher, murder, rape, violence, mentally challenged, crimes, prostitute, vengeance, riddles and clues, investigation, confined, misfit, life is a bitch, violence spree, social differences, social misfits, mind game, gory, rivalry, domestic disturbance, low lives, sex, dog, maniac ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey, new york

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Most similar movies to House on the Edge of the Park

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, rough, suspenseful and scary films with plots about deadly, violence, psychopath, blood, murder, crimes and gory mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like House on the Edge of the Park: The New York Ripper (1982), I Spit on Your Grave (1978), Hitch Hike (1977), I Spit on Your Grave (2010), Phantom of Death (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
53%
 6.9
 2K
Hitch Hike (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A bickering couple driving cross-country pick up a murderous hitchhiker whom threatens to kill them unless they take him to a santuary, and in return agrees to split some bank loot he has on him.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious, rough ...
Plot: rape, psychopath, hostage, on the run, on the road, crimes, hitchhiker, violence, danger, violence spree, survival, desert ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, arizona, southern california, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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%
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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: brutal, disturbing, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: sexual abuse, rape, rape and revenge, vengeance, gang rape, rapist, murder, violence spree, violence against women, torture, woman in danger, sexual humiliation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Last House on the Left (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A group of teenage girls heading into the city hook up with a gang of drug-addled ne'er-do-wells and are brutally murdered. The killers find their way to the home of one of their victim's parents, where both father and mother exact a ...
Style: brutal, scary, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, violence, sexualized violence, slasher, torture, sadism, woman in danger, danger, murder, violence against women, gory, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Phantom of Death (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Police Comissioner Datti is investigating the murder of a female doctor whose murderer seems to be a thirty-fivish year old man. Soon another murder follows: Pianist Robert Dominici's girlfriend is found killed. The killer also challenges Datti ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, prostitute, murder, pianist, crimes, crime, aging, pregnancy, terminal illness, investigation, mystery, violence spree ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.2
 2K
Chaos (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Emily and her friend Angelica go to a rave in the woods, and when they arrive, they meet a stranger called Swan that promises some Exstasy for the girls. They follow him to a cabin into the forest where they meet the sadistic gang leaded by the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: sexual abuse, sexual sadism, psychopath, in the woods, murder, gory, violence spree, slasher, gang, crimes, crime, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Don't Answer the Phone! (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A deeply disturbed photographer and Vietnam veteran, named Kirk Smith, terrorizes Los Angeles by going around strangling lingerie-clad young women in their homes while taunting Lindsay Gale, a young psychologist, by calling her on a radio call-in ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, slasher, obsession, stalking, murder, sadism, photographer, mind game, mentally unstable, deadly, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, asia, vietnam, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Last Stop on the Night Train (1975)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, Austria
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A pair of psychotic hoodlums and an equally demented nymphomaniac woman terrorize two young girls on a train trip from Germany to Italy.
Style: rough, disturbing, banned film, suspenseful, brutal ...
Plot: murder, sadism, hostage, violence, train, woman in danger, sexual harassment, vengeance, danger, revenge, psychopath, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: germany, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.1
 19K
Shadow (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An American writer in Rome is stalked by a serial killer bent on harassing him while killing all people associated with his work on his latest book.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, tense, psychological, scary ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, chase, writers, woman in danger, stalking, axe, psychopath, american abroad, writer's life, mystery, investigation ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: rome italy, europe, italy, new york state, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.4
 2K
Absurd (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, Panama
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man has been driven insane by church-sanctioned scientific experimentation which also causes him to be nearly impossible to kill. He is pursued to America by a priest where he embarks upon a killing spree while the priest tries to hunt him down ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, slasher, cannibal, monster, death, sadism, psycho killer, priest, supernatural, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Chrissie and her friends set out on a road trip for a final fling before one is shipped off to Vietnam. Along the way, bikers harass the foursome and cause an accident that throws Chrissie from the vehicle. The lawman who arrives on the scene kills ...
Style: realistic, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, psychopath, violence, cruelty, murder, torture, gory, cannibalism, cannibal, severed foot, sadism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1930s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.5
 14K
Maniac (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A psychotic man, troubled by his childhood abuse, loose in NYC, kills young women and takes their scalps as trophies. Will he find the perfect woman in photographer Anna, and end his killing spree?
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, scary, controversial ...
Audience: teens
Plot: model, serial killer, gory, gore, violence, prostitute, stalking, psychopath, park, rage, shotgun, killer ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1979
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.5
 7K
The Tortured (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: An upper-middle-class couple's life is destroyed when their only child is kidnapped and killed. Obsessed with revenge, the couple seizes an opportunity to kidnap the killer.
Style: tense, rough, bleak, sadistic, disturbing ...
Plot: kidnapping, bloody violence, psychopath, child murder, vengeance, death of son, confined, child killer, deadly, gory, crimes, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: vermont, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Stendhal Syndrome (1996)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A young policewoman slowly goes insane while tracking down an elusive serial rapist/killer through Italy when she herself becomes a victim of the brutal man's obsession.
Style: brutal, psychological, surreal, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, art, policewoman, mental illness, rapist, obsession, vengeance, mind game, memory loss, rescue, hallucination ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, florence
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 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 ⇓
32%
Run! Bitch Run! (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Things go horribly wrong when Catherine and Rebecca, two Catholic School girls, knock on the wrong door while selling Religious paraphernalia.
Style: rough, suspenseful, brutal, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: deviant sex, exploitation, revenge, bondage, murder, rape, violence spree, woman in danger, crimes, life is a bitch, wrong place wrong time, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 5.4
 15K
Prom Night (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This slasher movie follows a relentless killer who is out to avenge the death of a young girl who died after being bullied and teased by four of her classmates. Now high-school students, the guilt-ridden kids have kept their involvement a secret, ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, serial killer, prom, slasher, chase, murder, psychopath, stalking, disco, teenager, vengeance, gory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1980
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the Crystal Lake Massacres, Jason is pronounced dead and taken to the hospital morgue, where he is mysteriously revived, allowing his diabolical killing spree to continue at the camp where the gruesome slaughtering began. But this time, in ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, psychopath, summer camp, serial murder, morgue, camp, knife murder, gory, in the woods, killing off one by one ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.2
 1K
Scrapbook (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman named Clara is captured by a serial killer named Leonard who records his “life story” by keeping a scrapbook of his many victims. In addition to adhering Polaroids, scraps of clothing, and other small trophies to the pages, Leonard ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, sexual abuse, mind game, woman in danger, psychopath, violence spree, deadly, isolation, captivity, danger, humiliation, sadism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.2
 66K
Wolf Creek (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Stranded backpackers in remote Australia fall prey to a murderous bushman who offers to fix their car, then takes them captive
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, cult film ...
Plot: sadistic horror, slasher, psychopath, massacre, on the road, tourist, torture, outback, friendship, sex maniac, serial killer, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1999
Place: australia, sydney australia, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
I Spit on Your Grave 2 (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Naturally beautiful, Katie has just settled into New York where she, like many other young women, is trying to make it as a model. But what starts out as an innocent and simple photo shoot soon turns into something disturbingly unthinkable! Raped, ...
Style: brutal, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexual abuse, rape, vengeance, rapist, torture, woman in danger, danger, left to die, gory, female protagonist, brutality, rape revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bulgaria, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Friday the 13th Part III (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An idyllic summer turns into a nightmare of unspeakable terror for yet another group of naive counselors. Ignoring Camp Crystal Lake's bloody legacy, one by one they fall victim to the maniacal Jason who stalks them at every turn.
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, summer camp, psychopath, axe, lake, camp, psycho terror, gory, stalking, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.0
 14K
Opera (1987)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young opperata is stalked by a deranged fan bent on killing the people associated with her to claim her for himself.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, exciting, rough ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, killer, slasher, knife murder, obsession, gory, supernatural, cult, witnessing a crime, crime ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.4
 4K
Mother's Day (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three girls discover that two men are willing to do anything to impress Mother and what impresses Mother is watching her sons commit acts of rape and murder. Now these women are prisoners and lowered to pawns in the game of checkers between two dim ...
Style: dark humor, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, vengeance, serial killer, kidnapping, reunion, rape, mentally unstable, survival, youth, wilderness, violence spree ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ 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, 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 ⇓
28%
 6.2
 8K
Pieces (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA, Puerto Rico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A frustrated Boston detective searches for the maniac responsible for mutilating a number of university coeds.
Style: disturbing, scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, mystery killer, university, danger, psychopath, stalking, woman in danger, chainsaw, slasher, killer, college ...
Time: 80s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 ⇓
27%
The Hills Have Eyes (1977)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the way to California, a family has the misfortune to have their car break down in an area closed to the public, and inhabited by violent savages ready to attack.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, cult film, harsh ...
Plot: cannibalism, incest, blood, desert, kidnapping, rape, survival, stalking, gory, danger, family in danger, violence ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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