Movies like Cat People

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Cat People (1982)
 6.2
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Cat People (1982)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: After years of separation, Irina (Nastassja Kinski) and her minister brother, Paul (Malcolm McDowell), reunite in New Orleans in this erotic tale of the supernatural. When zoologists capture a wild panther, Irina is drawn to the cat -- and the zoo curator (John Heard) is drawn to her. Soon, Irina's brother will have to reveal the family secret: that when sexually aroused, they turn into predatory jungle cats.
Style: erotic, scary, atmospheric, tense, serious, suspenseful, sexy, psychotronic, sexual, macabre ...
Plot: incest, brother sister incest, virginity, transformation, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), panther, attack, siblings relations, police dog, dangerous animal, couples, self discovery, sexual content, dangerous attraction, curse, sex, voyeurism, sexuality, murder, male nudity, love, wolf, prostitute, police officer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new orleans, usa

Most similar movies to Cat People

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about deadly, danger, murder, supernatural, nudity (full frontal - brief), blood and violence mostly in Horror, Thriller and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Cat People: Lake Dead (2007), We Are What We Are (2013), Cujo (1983), Embrace of the Vampire (1995), Sleepwalkers (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.1
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Lake Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three sisters and a group of their friends take a trip to the home of the recently deceased grandfather -- who died a particularly grisly death -- to learn more about the promise of an inheritance, only to encounter a family of psychos who have ...
Style: slasher, rough, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, family relations, siblings relations, crimes, lake, incest overtones, psychopath, violence, motel, family secret, inheritance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
We Are What We Are (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this reimagining of the 2010 Mexican film of the same name, director Jim Mickle paints a gruesome portrait of an introverted family struggling to keep their macabre traditions alive, giving us something we can really sink our teeth into.
Style: macabre, suspenseful, scary, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: cannibalism, rain, family relations, small town, siblings relations, parents and children, crimes, missing person, family tradition, family problems, father daughter relationship, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: delaware, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 45K
Cujo (1983)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A friendly St. Bernard named "Cujo" contracts rabies and conducts a reign of terror on a small American town.
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Plot: rabies, dangerous animal, killer dog, dog, murder, brutality, saint bernard dog, dam, corpse, boy, child in peril, death ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mermaid Chronicles Part 1: She Creature (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two carnies (Sewell and Gugino) abduct a mermaid in Ireland, circa 1900, and decide to transport her to America. As their ship loses its way and heads towards the mythical Forbidden Islands, the mermaid begins to display its deadly side.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: mermaid, ship, dangerous animal, countryside, escapades, rescue, creature, metamorphosis, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dark past, creature feature, sailor ...
Time: 20th century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Embrace of the Vampire (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An 18-year-old college freshman is seduced by a handsome vampire lover who introduces her to a dark world of carnal desires.
Style: sexy, suspenseful, scary, suspense, tense ...
Plot: virgin, vampire, college, murder, obsession, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, power relations, supernatural romance, love and romance, love triangle, sexual awakening ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.3
 22K
Sleepwalkers (1992)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mother-and-son team of strange supernatural creatures come to town to seek out a virgin to feed on.
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: incest, incestuous sex, mother son incest, incestuous relationship, sex with mother, supernatural, vampire, kidnapping, morphing, survival, parents and children, monster ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, indiana, california, ohio, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
 102K
Pet Sematary (1989)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Dr. Louis Creed's family moves into the country house of their dreams and discover a pet cemetery at the back of their property. The cursed burial ground deep in the woods brings the dead back to life -- with "minor" problems. At ...
Style: scary, macabre, suspenseful, tense, frightening ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: zombie, indian burial ground, afterlife, cemetery, family in danger, pets, back from the dead, supernatural, grief, loss of pet, grave robbing, parent child relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: maine, usa, new england, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.3
 6K
The Guardian (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The idyllic lives of Phil and Kate seem complete when they select the winsome young Camilla as a live-in nanny for their newborn child. But the lovely young Camilla s not what she appears to be.
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, slasher, atmospheric ...
Plot: nanny, supernatural, hidden identity, mysterious character, death, babies and infants, curses spells and rituals, sacrifice, witch, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 6.9
 117K
Hellraiser (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Larry and his wife, Julia move into an old house and discover a hideous creature - the man's half-brother, who is also the woman's former lover - hiding upstairs. Having lost his earthly body to a trio of S&M demons, the Cenobites, ...
Style: scary, gothic, macabre, dark fantasy, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: brutality, demon, murder, supernatural, vengeance, monster, undead, violence, surrealism, death, dangerous attraction, adultery ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, Mexico
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young girl sent to live with her father and his new girlfriend discovers creatures in her new home who want to claim her as one of their own.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, suspense, dark ...
Plot: supernatural, parents and children, deadly creature, child in peril, creature, haunted house, teeth, hearing voices, estate, family relations, family in danger, disappearance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 70s
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.3
 192
The Echo Game (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A young mother must protect her daughter from a rogue scientist on a murderous rampage to steal the girl's psychic powers for herself.
Style: serious, scary, mind bending, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: mad scientist, supernatural, family relations, supernatural ability, parents and children, sexual content, chase, murder, betrayal, nudity (full frontal - brief), death, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: tense, scary, suspenseful, harsh, serious ...
Plot: cannibalism, desert, incest, rape, survival, stalking, family in danger, kidnapping, violence, stranded, murder, burned alive ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.8
 106K
The Wolfman (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Lawrence Talbot, an American man on a visit to Victorian London to make amends with his estranged father, gets bitten by a werewolf and, after a moonlight transformation, leaves him with a savage hunger for flesh.
Style: gothic, scary, stylized, macabre, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: werewolf, deadly creature, beast, human becoming an animal, superhuman powers, supernatural, missing person, family relations, haunted by the past, investigation, countryside, transformation ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1890s, 1930s
Place: europe, london, england, tower bridge london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
 44K
Teeth (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dawn is an active member of her high-school chastity club but, when she meets Tobey, nature takes its course, and the pair answer the call. They suddenly learn she is a living example of the vagina dentata myth, when the encounter takes a grisly ...
Style: biting, suspense, scary, satirical, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: virginity, high school, rape, vengeance, stepbrother stepsister relationship, teenage life, dysfunctional family, chastity belt, dark humor, coming of age, rape and revenge, teenage rape ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.6
 207
The Sculptress (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young artist follows her passion to study at one of the finest art institutes in San Francisco.
Style: psychological, serious, rough, mysterious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, mystery, dangerous attraction, mentally unstable, crimes, psychopath, murder, supernatural ability, ghost, supernatural, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 25K
Creepshow 2 (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: EC Comics-inspired weirdness returns with three tales. In the first, a wooden statue of a Native American comes to life...to exact vengeance on the murderer of his elderly owners. In the second, four teens are stranded on a raft on a lake with a ...
Style: scary, slasher, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, hit and run, zombie, hitchhiker, dark humor, lake, revenge, supernatural, nudity (full frontal - brief), teenage life, frame up, graphic violence ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, arizona, maine, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday (1993)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jason Voorhees, the living, breathing essence of evil, is back for one fierce, final fling! Tracked down and blown to bits by a special FBI task force, everyone now assumes that he's finally dead. But everybody assumes wrong. Jason has been ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, supernatural, bounty hunter, forest, killing spree, diner, massacre, sadism, waitress, supernatural horror ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, year 2003
Place: new jersey, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.0
 68K
Fright Night (1985)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Nobody believes teenager Charley Brewster (William Ragsdale) when he discovers that his suave new neighbor, Jerry Dandrige (Chris Sarandon), is a vampire. So when the bloodsucker starts stalking Charley, he turns to has-been actor Peter Vincent ...
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, mysterious character, supernatural, small town, youth, teenage life, obsessive quest, violence, neighbor, suburbs, werewolf, transformation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 2.2
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Zombex (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: ZOMBEX tells the story of a post-Katrina New Orleans as it deals with a new disaster, a zombie apocalypse. NOLA residents are no longer experiencing the depression and post-traumatic stress due to the trauma of the hurricane, thanks to the ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, chaos, supernatural, graphic violence, sexual content, escapades, survival, anti depressant, post traumatic stress, catastrophe, revolutionary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
 2K
Disturbed (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 10 years ago the perverse Dr. Russell couldn't resist the beauty of a young patient in his mental clinic and raped her one night. When she plunged herself from the roof shortly after, he described it as consequence of her heavy depressions. Now ...
Style: serious, tense, scary, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental institution, murder, ghost, mysterious character, life is a bitch, crimes, rivalry, supernatural, losing-it hero, investigation, mind game, mentally unstable ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.2
 6K
Rawhead Rex (1986)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ireland will never be the same after Rawhead Rex, a particularly nasty demon, is released from his underground prison by an unwitting farmer. The film follows Rex's cross country rampage, while a man struggles to stop it.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: monster, supernatural, family relations, village, curse, deadly creature, parents and children, curses spells and rituals, small town, demon, skepticism, legend ...
Time: 80s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Brigitte has escaped the confines of Bailey Downs but she's not alone. Another werewolf is tailing her closely and her sister's specter haunts her. An overdose of Monkshood - the poison that is keeping her transformation at bay - leads to ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, twist ending, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, female werewolf, beast, masturbation, transformation, murder, teenage life, on the run, curses spells and rituals, hospital, attic, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Night of the Demons (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Angela (Shannon Elizabeth) is throwing a decadent Halloween party at New Orleans' infamous Broussard Mansion. But after the police break up the festivities, Maddie (Monica Keena) and a few friends stay behind. Trapped inside the locked mansion ...
Style: scary, bleak, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Plot: halloween party, curses spells and rituals, demon, demonic possession, mystery, violence spree, teenage life, transformation, haunted house, seance, halloween, nude girl ...
Time: contemporary, 1920s, 2000s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 4.9
 34K
Dracula 2000 (2000)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the millenium version of this classic Gothic horror we find Abraham Van Helsing (Plummer), who has tangled with Count Dracula (Butler) in the past, working as an English antiques dealer. Simon (Miller) is a vampire hunter in training under his ...
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, suspense, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, dracula, chase, good versus evil, transformation, immortality, supernatural, legends and myths, death, violence, betrayal, destiny ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 1790s
Place: new orleans, london, louisiana, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.8
 853
Animals (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Syd Jarrett is an unsuspecting, down-and-out man in a washed-up hick town who gets pulled into a sub-culture of blood-hungry creatures. He encounters Vic, a renegade whose animal instincts are stronger than his human ones. As things begin to get ...
Style: scary, serious, sexy, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: dangerous attraction, werewolf, love triangle, small town, fired from the job, human becoming an animal, femme fatale, love, deadly creature, supernatural, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.7
 714
Killing Ariel (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One night, a female demon attacks Rick, a contentedly married man. Under the spell of the demon, he takes a beautiful young woman, Ariel, off to an isolated house for a weekend fling. There, bizarre and frightening things happen, and accidentally ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Plot: femme fatale, dangerous attraction, supernatural, couples, dishonesty, isolation, crimes, murder, curses spells and rituals, demon, nudity (full frontal - brief), ghost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Prophecy II (1998)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Gabriel returns to try to destroy the human race he despises so much, with the help of a suicidal teen and the opposition of the angel Daniel.
Style: rough, tense, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pregnancy, monk, angel, autopsy, hospital, death, supernatural, police detective, religions or cults, chaos, afterlife, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young woman learns that she has inherited a Texas estate from her deceased grandmother. After embarking on a road trip with friends to uncover her roots, she finds she is the sole owner of a lavish, isolated Victorian mansion. But her newfound ...
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, hitchhiker, serial killer, psychopath, violence spree, crimes, death, serial murder, woman in danger, police investigation, vigilantism, chainsaw ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s, 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.7
 6K
Audrey Rose (1977)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A man is convinced that a young girl is the reincarnation of his own daughter Audrey Rose, who died in a fiery car accident, along with his wife, two minutes before the girl was born.
Style: psychological, scary, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, betrayal, family relations, obsession, nightmare, stranger, supernatural, reincarnation, love and romance, couple relations, loss of daughter, hypnosis ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: india, new york, asia, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.4
 14K
Psycho III (1986)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Norman Bates is still running his little motel, and he has kept the dressed skeleton he calls mother. One of his guests is a young girl who has left the convent where she lived. To get some help he employs a young man. One day a nosey journalist ...
Style: slasher, twists and turns, realistic, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, mental illness, psychopath, serial killer, split personality, woman in danger, voyeurism, hotel, corpse, nun, nudity (full frontal - brief), crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%