Movies like Chain Letter

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Chain Letter (2009)
 4.1
 5K
Chain Letter (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Six friends receive a mysterious chain letter via text messaging and in their email accounts from a maniac who's hunting down teenagers who fail to forward his online chain letter. Who knew they should take the threats in the chain letter seriously? Or that chain letters using the teens' favorite technologies to track them can kill? This maniacal game pits friend against friend as they race to beat rules that seem impossible to escape. Break the chain, lose a life. Do you pass it on? Does friendship mean anything?
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: computers and web, murder, maniac, threat, teenager, psychopath, violence spree, on the run, computer virus, deathtrap, friendship, text message, characters killed one by one, game of death, teenage life, crimes, best friends, youth, danger, chases and races, deadly, computer, technology, cemetery, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and rough films with plots about deadly, murder, slasher, psychopath, crimes, gory and danger mostly in Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Chain Letter: When a Stranger Calls (2006), Psycho Cop (1989), Carver (2008), Devour (2005), Tourist Trap (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
When a Stranger Calls (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Far away from the site of a gruesome murder, a teenager named Jill Johnson arrives at a luxurious home for a baby-sitting job. With the children fast asleep, she settles in for what she expects to be an ordinary evening. Soon, the ringing of a phone ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, tense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, survival, serial killer, mind game, crimes, psychopath, woman in danger, stalking, danger, prank, high school, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
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100%
 4.7
 936
Psycho Cop (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Officer Joe Vickers would probably make a good policeman if it weren't for his two nasty habits. Firstly, he is a devoted satanist; secondly - he likes to kill people. When he meets a group of teenagers spending their vacation in a wood hut, he ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, survival, youth, danger, violence, gory, violence spree, deadly, kids in trouble, in the woods, police officer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.5
 3K
Carver (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on true events
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, brutal, serious ...
Plot: slasher, brutality, murder, torture, psychopath, crimes, wilderness, stalking, friendship, maniac, sadism, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.8
 4K
Devour (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Friends become increasingly addicted to a video game that has an evil agenda.
Style: scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, occult, youth, high school, obsession, deadly, gory, teenage life, supernatural ability, violence ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 6.2
 7K
Tourist Trap (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Their car breaks down and four friends find themselves stranded at The Lost Oasis, a strange museum run by the friendly Mr. Slausen. Even though they are warned not to, the teens explore a house nearby and learn that it belongs to Davey, Mr. ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, slasher, chase, youth, blood, cult, desert, crimes, psychopath, danger, haunted by the past, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Igor and the Lunatics (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After 16 years in prison, Igor and his gang are out and bent on taking revenge on the town that sent them up.
Style: scary, rough, serious, brutal, realistic
Plot: serial killer, violence spree, psychopath, criminal's revenge, social misfits, vengeance, danger, rivalry, small town, murder, dismemberment, sect ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.6
 6K
Dark Ride (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ten years after he brutally murdered two girls, a killer escapes from a mental institution and returns to his turf, the theme park attraction called Dark Ride. About to crash his path are a group of college kids on a road trip who stumble across the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, psycho film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, slasher, serial killer, murder, maniac, amusement park, youth, mental institution, crimes, deadly, gory, violence ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Final Terror (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A group of friends and their girlfriends head out for what is expected to be a vacation of hiking, camping and a good time, but when a backwoods mama finds them on her turf, it becomes anything but a vacation.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, psycho film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, stalking, slasher, psychopath, fugitives, wilderness, in the woods, deadly, youth, gory, camp ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: california, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.1
 328
Psycho Ward (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of urban researchers set about exploring an abandoned psychiatric hospital with a terrible history, but are they prepared for the horrifying, possibly supernatural secrets hidden within its crumbling walls? No sooner do they get there than ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, confined, crimes, mental institution, isolation, danger, psychopath, slasher, deadly, characters killed one by one, masked killer, abandoned hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 1.8
 204
Severed (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A ritualistic serial killer is beheading victims all over a city, and those surrounding the case are pulled into his world as they try and stop him.
Style: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful
Plot: murder, slasher, serial killer, decapitation, supernatural, investigation, police investigation, danger, private detective, bounty hunter, police detective, track down ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.2
 785
The Graveyard (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Six friends go to the Placid Pines Cemetery to play hide and seek in the tombs. When a "harmless" prank ends in the accidental death of one of the group, the prankster goes to prison. Five years later the friends meet up in the cemetery ...
Style: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prank, slasher, reunion, youth, woman in danger, confined, violence spree, teenage life, vengeance, psychopath, rivalry, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Slaughterhouse Massacre (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Follow the story of several attractive teenagers as they try to have a fun time in a slaughter house after dark...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: college, slasher, sport team, who done it, violence spree, uncover truth, teenage life, crimes, serial killer, supernatural, youth, gory ...
Time: contemporary
Place: dallas texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, danger, murder, slasher, haunted by the past, sexual abuse, violence spree, crimes, strong sexual content, maniac, rape, photo shoot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada, las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Chromeskull: Laid to Rest 2 (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "ChromeSkull" is the sequel to the 2009 horror hit "Laid to Rest." It brings back ChromeSkull, who barely escaped death in the first movie and is hell-bent on continuing where he left off... and forging a new path of terror and ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, scary, exciting, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: slasher, psychopath, uninhibited rivalry, violence spree, escapades, crimes, survival, danger, rivalry, haunted by the past, obsession, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Teenagers in a small town are dropping like flies, apparently in the grip of mass hysteria causing their suicides. A cop's daughter, Nancy Thompson (Heather Langenkamp) traces the cause to child molester Fred Krueger (Robert Englund), who was ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, supernatural, fear, nightmare, disfigurement, teenage life, nightmare comes true, back from the dead, high school, serial killer, burned alive, gory ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1981
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Slumber Party Massacre (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An 18-year-old high school girl is left at home by her parents and decides to have a slumber party. Meanwhile, a mass murderer with a propensity for power tools has escaped from prison, and eventually makes his way to the party where the guests ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, high school, slumber party, psychopath, neighbor, gory, violence spree, sexual relations, student life, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.2
 2K
Wishcraft (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Life is about to change for Brett Bumpers, Martin Van Buren High School's resident brain. Socially inept and head over heels in love with Samantha the school beauty. Brett receives a mysterious package, a talisman, and the power to make three ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: school dance, slasher, murder, high school, dead teenager, teenage life, hopes, wish come true, crimes, high school life, youth, school ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.1
 102K
Wrong Turn (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Chris crashes into a carload of other young people, and the group of stranded motorists is soon lost in the woods of West Virginia, where they're hunted by three cannibalistic mountain men who are grossly disfigured by generations of inbreeding.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, survival, cannibalism, manhunt, disfigurement, danger, chase, isolation, gory, friendship, massacre, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: west virginia, virginia, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Halloween Night (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Halloween Night starts as a young boy named Chris Vale (Sam Stone) witnesses his mum (Jan Anderson) get raped & then murdered before being horribly burnt by a jet of steam from a pipe. Jump forward 'Ten Years Later' on ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, halloween party, halloween, psychopath, gory, deadly, violence spree, crimes, mental institution, danger, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Filth to Ashes, Flesh to Dust (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Purge: To put to death, eliminate what is undesirable. The serial killer known as Purge lived and died by this code. But is he dead? Driving home from a road trip, ERIC and SHELLY take a back road to avoid a traffic jam. They encounter the serial ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, deadly, rivalry, friends, youth, danger, crimes, teenage life, traffic jam, teenager, revenge
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
April Fool's Day (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The new "April Fool's" revolves around a party given by two rich siblings for their friend. Tragedy strikes when a friend falls over a balcony and dies. One year later, the teens responsible for the accident become the targets of a ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, scary, serious, rough ...
Plot: murder, prank, serial killer, uncover truth, who done it, psychopath, gory, deadly, nightlife, crimes, slasher, faked death ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 2.9
 1K
Bunnyman (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bunnyman is the story of a group of friends on their way back from a spontaneous weekend trip to Las Vegas, and while driving through the remote regions of southern California they suddenly find themselves in a sickening game of cat and mouse with a ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: psychopath, survival, on the road, gory, deadly, isolation, danger, captivity, slasher, escapades, confined, off the road ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Devil Times Five (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Five extremely disturbed, sociopathic children escape from their psychiatric transport and are taken in unwittingly by a group of adult villagers on winter vacation.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: mental illness, murder, killer child, isolation, children, escaped mental patient, evil child, crimes, violence spree, teenage life, danger, obsession ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 5.0
 1K
Unhinged (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: College students, Terry, Nancy and Gloria are on their way to a rock concert, driving through a torrential rainstorm...only to crash their car, badly injuring one of them. Seeking shelter and aid they come across a house occupied by a man-hating ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, slasher, psychopath, mystery killer, serial killer, secret, blood, violence, gory, destiny, woman in danger, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.2
 2K
Sweet Home (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, Poland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A couple decides to spend a romantic evening in a floor of a semi-abandoned building that slip because she works as a consultant for the council house and got the keys. During the evening they discover that a hooded murderer is the only tenant left ...
Style: atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: survival, couples, confined, on the run, danger, isolation, deadly, murder, couple relations, gory, tenant, axe murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.7
 2K
Mask Maker (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A lucky couple hits the jackpot when they purchase a 19th century plantation home for pennies on the dollar. Determined to get rich quick, they invite their friends up for the weekend to celebrate their good fortune. It’s quickly apparent that the ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, scary, serious, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, gory, deadly, couples, survival, murder, death, slasher, dead woman, friends, nightmare comes true, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.1
 763
Knock Knock (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Knock Knock is a horror film that combines fear with revenge, hate with justice and responsibility with sacrifice. The bible says an "Eye for an Eye." Rico was just a big fun loving son of a hard working neighborhood business man. The ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, slasher, rivalry, violence spree, chaos and mayhem, crimes, who done it, youth, danger, amateur detective, mortician, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.3
 23K
Sleepaway Camp (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Slightly disturbed and painfully shy Angela Baker is sent away to summer camp with her cousin. Not long after Angela's arrival, things start to go horribly wrong for anyone with sinister or less than honorable intentions.
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, summer camp, slasher, psychopath, serial killer, shyness, teenage life, danger, youth, violence, rivalry, brutality ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.7
 767
Blood and Lace (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After her prostitute mother and her john are beaten to death while they are asleep in bed, teen-aged Ellie Masters is sent to an isolated orphanage...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, psychopath, investigation, serial killer, murder, orphanage, orphan, deadly, isolation, youth, danger, teenage life ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dream demon Freddy Krueger is resurrected from his apparent demise, and rapidly tracks down and kills the remainder of the Elm Street kids. However, Kristen, who can draw others into her dreams, wills her special ability to her friend Alice. Alice ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: supernatural, slasher, serial killer, murder, high school, martial arts, psychopath, disfigurement, resurrection, nightmare, dream, asthma ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, ohio, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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