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, psychotronic, sexual, sexy, cult film ...
Plot: incest, nudity (full frontal - brief), brother sister incest, virginity, transformation, family relations, panther, lingerie, attack, shotgun, dissection, siblings relations, gory, self discovery, dangerous animal, danger, couples, dangerous attraction, deadly, sexual content, sex, voyeurism, sexuality, murder, male nudity ...
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 danger, deadly, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), supernatural, violence and death 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), Evil Dead (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: suspenseful, rough, suspense, disturbing, serious
Plot: slasher, murder, lake, serial killer, deadly, gory, siblings relations, crimes, family relations, danger, incest overtones, psychopath ...
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: suspenseful, scary, tense, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: cannibalism, rain, family relations, religious, prayer, small town, gory, parents and children, siblings relations, crimes, danger, missing person ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: delaware, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 38K
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: dangerous animal, rabies, dog, danger, hiding in a car, murder, blood, brutality, saint bernard dog, corpse, cadillac, dam ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, sexual ...
Plot: virgin, vampire, murder, college, obsession, dangerous attraction, love and romance, danger, woman in danger, power relations, supernatural romance, erotica ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 6.5
 152K
Evil Dead (2013)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Evil Dead, the fourth installment of the Evil Dead franchise, serving as both a reboot and as a loose continuation of the series, features Mia, a young woman struggling with sobriety, heads to a remote cabin with a group of friends where the ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, bloody, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gory, demons, supernatural, zombie, demon, survival, friendship, blood, curses spells and rituals, rape, brutality, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 ⇓
59%
 4.2
 156
The Echo Game (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 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, mind bending, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, mad scientist, family relations, deadly, parents and children, supernatural ability, profanity, sexual content, chase, danger, betrayal, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: suspenseful, gothic, scary, suspense, dark ...
Plot: supernatural, parents and children, deadly creature, danger, haunted house, child in peril, estate, creature, teeth, old house, deadly, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 70s
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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: serious, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: ship, mermaid, dangerous animal, countryside, danger, deadly, rescue, escapades, creature, metamorphosis, creature feature, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.4
 40K
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: scary, dark humor, biting, suspense, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: virginity, vengeance, high school, teenage life, rape and revenge, dysfunctional family, coming of age, rape, teenage rape, revenge, masturbation, surgery ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Demons of the Mind (1972)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A physician discovers that two children are being kept virtually imprisoned in their house by their father. He investigates, and discovers a web of sex, incest and satanic possession.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: secret, incest, parents and children, mentally unstable, estate, losing-it hero, siblings relations, manipulations, danger, manipulation, murder, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.0
 99K
Hellraiser (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
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: gothic, scary, macabre, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demons, dark fantasy, murder, supernatural, undead, demon, gory, vengeance, danger, monster, blood, slasher ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.1
 21K
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: anthology, scary, serious, offbeat, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, zombie, gore, blob, hitchhiker, hit and run, lake, revenge, supernatural, gory, slasher, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, arizona, maine, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.6
 179
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, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, dangerous attraction, mystery, mentally unstable, psychopath, deadly, danger, crimes, gory, murder, ghost ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, intense, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female werewolf, werewolf, beast, transformation, murder, teenage life, gory, on the run, danger, deadly, hospital, masturbation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, awful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, slasher, nudity (full frontal - brief), supernatural, violence, bounty hunter, zombie, hockey mask, diner, crazy ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 2000s, year 2003
Place: new jersey, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.8
 101K
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, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: werewolf, human becomes animal, deadly, deadly creature, superhuman powers, supernatural, gory, missing person, danger, investigation, haunted by the past, transformation ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1890s, victorian england ...
Place: europe, london, england, tower bridge london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The first segment features an animated mummy stalking selected student victims; the second tale tells the story of a "cat from hell" who cannot be killed and leaves a trail of victims behind it; the third story is about a man who witnesses ...
Style: scary, anthology, suspenseful, macabre, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mummy, gargoyle, witch, murder, monster, supernatural, black cat, vengeance, dungeon, storytelling, transformation, hitman ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 7.1
 57K
Fright Night (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
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, vampire comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, mysterious character, werewolf, small town, transformation, danger, youth, obsessive quest, teenage life, blood, violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.2
 562
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: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Plot: murder, mental institution, deadly, couples, danger, woman in danger, mentally unstable, crimes, mysterious character, life is a bitch, mind game, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.8
 664
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: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: femme fatale, supernatural, dangerous attraction, murder, isolation, couples, deadly, dishonesty, danger, crimes, curses spells and rituals, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.6
 91K
Pet Sematary (1989)
Genre: 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, serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: zombie, afterlife, family in danger, pet, pets, supernatural, back from the dead, indian burial ground, grief, loss of pet, coffin, grave robbing ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: maine, usa, new england, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Pet Sematary II (1992)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The "sematary" is up to its old zombie-raising tricks again. This time, the protagonists are Jeff Matthews, whose mother died in a Hollywood stage accident, and Drew Gilbert, a boy coping with an abusive stepfather.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, family in danger, back from the dead, small town, legends and myths, death in the family, murder, supernatural, burial, gory, slasher, chase ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1992, 1990s
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, hitchhiker, serial killer, killing off one by one, psychopath, violence spree, crimes, danger, gore, death, serial murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 70s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: suspenseful, tense, rough, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pregnancy, hospital, autopsy, angel, monk, supernatural, symbol, afterlife, chaos, police detective, good versus evil, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.4
 12K
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: twists and turns, serious, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, mental illness, psychopath, slasher, serial killer, split personality, voyeurism, woman in danger, hotel, blood, corpse, sex ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.3
 5K
Rawhead Rex (1986)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 86 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: suspenseful, rough, bleak, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: monster, supernatural, family relations, village, danger, deadly, deadly creature, small town, parents and children, curses spells and rituals, demon, legend ...
Time: 80s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.3
 514
Death Factory (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A bus full of strangers find themselves fighting for their lives when one of them reads from an ancient Gothic tome, bringing six dead serial killers back to life, who proceed to hunt them down one by one.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, curses spells and rituals, slasher, danger, deadly, crimes, supernatural, violence, survival, reincarnation, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.8
 5K
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, family relations, betrayal, reincarnation, obsession, nightmare, stranger, supernatural, love and romance, couple relations, loss of daughter, hypnosis ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, india, asia, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.8
 68K
The Ruins (2008)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of friends whose leisurely Mexican holiday takes a turn for the worse when they, along with a fellow tourist embark on a remote archaeological dig in the jungle, where something evil lives among the ruins
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, ancient mystery, gory, ruins, vacation, survival, self sacrifice, friendship, death, mercy killing, tourist, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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