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Dead Above Ground (2002)
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Dead Above Ground (2002)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the style of I Know What You Did Last Summer, troubled Goth student Jeff Lucas directs and screens his won "horror movie" and is subsequently ridiculed by his fellow students. Following a tragic car accident Jeff is burnt alive and not a trace of his body can be found. A year later, on the first day of school a new student arrives at Bay City High. he is living in Moss Point house where Jeff lived before he died. This new student, Chip Palmer, is having horrific nightmares and claims Jeff is talking to him and threatening to come back from beyond the grave and kill all of his tormentors. One by one, the students and teachers of Bay City High begin to die as Jeff's bloody horror movie suddenly becomes reality.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: high school, slasher, vengeance, social misfits, deadly, teenage life, youth, chase, rivalry, axe murder, car falling off a cliff, high school life, goth girl, car chase, murder, neck breaking, axe in the chest
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and realistic films with plots about deadly, slasher, crimes, youth, rivalry, teenage life and murder mostly in Horror, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Dead Above Ground: April Fools (2007), Bloody Homecoming (2013), Wishcraft (2002), Detention (2010), Antisocial Behaviour (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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April Fools (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A year ago, DeAnna a young hottie, seduces Melvin the class nerd, only to set him up for a cruel April Fools' joke that inadvertently ended in murde. Now, DeAnna, her boyfriend and her friends are being stalked by a hooded figure. Is Melvin ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, mysterious character, vengeance, youth, danger, deadly, rivalry, stalking, friends, crimes, graphic violence, prank ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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95%
Bloody Homecoming (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three years after a tragic accident leaves a student dead at the annual Homecoming dance, a group of senior friends anxious about the return of Homecoming Night to their sleepy Southern town find themselves visited by a deadly presence from their ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, suspense ...
Plot: slasher, vengeance, homecoming, supernatural, rivalry, high school, teenager, ghost, teachers and students, stalking, friends, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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87%
 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: suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, dead teenager, high school, teenage life, wish come true, supernatural, supernatural ability, slasher, fall in love, youth, deadly, gory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 3.0
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Detention (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of high school students are sent to Detention. Abandoned and locked in, images of Ghosts appear as they attempt to escape, only to find themselves connected to a past horrific death and made responsible for it with their lives.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough ...
Plot: slasher, ghost, confined, school, danger, supernatural, high school, high school life, isolation, youth, deadly, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Antisocial Behaviour (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jakob Kelser is a lonely man living in a run-down house on the edge of a council estate. After enduring weeks of aggrevation and torment from local youths , Jacob, in a last-ditch attempt to once again lead a normal life, plots his revenge on his ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious ...
Plot: murder, gang, vengeance, teenage life, youth, deadly, mystery, gory, rivalry, crimes, vigilante, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 3.5
 760
Prank (2013)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Harmless prank or violent revenge? Three high school students, sick of living in fear of bullies, plan the ultimate payback. But when their prank goes way too far, they come to realize that getting even can have deadly consequences. Packed with ...
Style: tense, serious, disturbing, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: friendship, disorder, prank, vengeance, social relations, crimes, teenage life, danger, social misfits, friends, society, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: college, slasher, murder, uncover truth, psychopath, gory, ghost, youth, crimes, rivalry, mind game, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: dallas texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 3.2
 797
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: suspenseful, rough, surprise ending, scary, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly, prank, teenage life, vengeance, slasher, gory, cemetery, reunion, blood, sex, startled, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Final Curtain (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A group of college theater students sneak into the Baxter University theater at night to initiate the 'frosh meat'. Something goes terribly wrong. The next night the same actors become locked into the theater, each one of them has to face ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: college, slasher, vengeance, deadly, rivalry, crimes, theater, college student, actor, rite of passage, strangulation, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, crimes, danger, deadly, youth, friends, revenge, slasher, survival, psychopath, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Snow White: A Deadly Summer (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A troubled teenage girl finds herself in a web of lies and deceit when her stepmother attempts to murder her by sending her to a discipline camp.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, isolation, danger, youth, deadly, crimes, in the woods, teenage life, graphic violence, slasher, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Hatred of a Minute (2002)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A tragic love story/psychlogical thriller, Hatred of a Minute, is the story of a medical transcriptionist that becomes a serial killer because of his physically and mentally abusive past. His mind spirals out of control as a war between good and ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: rivalry, psychopath, violence spree, crimes, serial killer, deadly, slasher, curses spells and rituals, hallucination, crime, doctors and patients, abusive stepfather ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, slasher, small town, vengeance, danger, serial killer, investigation, who done it, rivalry, deadly, crimes, mortician ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
When a Killer Calls (2006)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A babysitter begins receiving threatening phone calls from a man who has just killed an entire family.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, scary
Plot: slasher, teenage life, urban, legends and myths, terrorism, crimes, prank, danger, youth, deadly, city life, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.4
 671
Hayride (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A college student returning home for Halloween is forced to face his childhood fears when an escaped killer takes refuge in his family's "Haunted Hayride".
Style: suspenseful, rough, intense, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: slasher, psychopath, deadly, youth, crimes, halloween, danger, murder, mental patient, teenage life, brutality, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Killer Instinct (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A series of unsolved crimes from the past prove to be the common thread in three stories that intertwine to reveal big problems in a small town.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: psychopath, supernatural, ghost, vengeance, slasher, gory, haunted by the past, murder, deadly, danger, small town life, dark and stormy night ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Frightening (2002)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The eighteen years old Corey Peterson moves with his mother to a small town due a trauma in the past. On his first day at Hallows End High School, he is approached by the student also new arrival in town Mason that tells him about a death of a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, enigmatic, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, haunted by the past, teenage life, buddies, youth, social misfits, supernatural, crimes, deadly, rivalry, small town, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Brutal (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a small town, a serial killer mutilates the bodies of his victims and leaves a flower on the corpses. The sheriff and his wife/deputy investigate the murders while trying to keep from alarming the citizens. They team up with an autistic hound dog ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary
Plot: psychopath, mystery, prodigy, gory, love affair, serial killer, law enforcement, mentally challenged, danger, deadly, riddles and clues, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Fear Runs Silent (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When high school science teacher, Mr.Hill, convinces his student, Kerry Johnson, and a group of her friends to go on an overnight field trip, they find themselves face to face with the darkest side of terror. Not even their worst nightmares will ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, deadly creature, supernatural, wilderness, teenage life, danger, youth, deadly, in the woods, curses spells and rituals, murder, nightmare ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.3
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Hit and Run (2009)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mary Murdock, a college student, thinks she's hit and killed a cat with her car driving home drunk from a party. She is horrified beyond words when she gets home and discovers a man's nearly dead body impaled on the bumper of her Jeep. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Plot: murder, psychopath, dark and stormy night, hit and run, investigation, danger, uncover truth, who done it, stalking, deadly, chase, mind game ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Hell High (1989)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A teacher with a paranormal gift and a dark past, is forced to her limits when she becomes the target of a gang of teenagers. After spying on the vulnerable woman as she showers, they break into her home, humiliate and assault her. Something inside ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, high school, prank, slasher, high school life, frame up, teachers and students, teenage life, school, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, gang ...
Time: 80s
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43%
 4.8
 5K
Devour (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Friends become increasingly addicted to a video game that has an evil agenda.
Style: serious, scary, psychological, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, occult, teenage life, gory, deadly, youth, supernatural ability, high school, obsession, violence ...
Time: contemporary
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42%
 3.6
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The Butcher (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A tragic car accident in the middle of nowhere finds six stranded college students fighting for their lives after making a horrifying discovery in a remote farmhouse in director Edward Gorsuch's rural frightener. With no place to run and no ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious ...
Plot: slasher, psychopath, deadly, rivalry, youth, danger, gory, stalking, farmhouse, in the woods, chase, killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Nobody Gets Out Alive (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of college students escape their troubled lives but only to find themselves fighting for their lives from a revenge seeking mad man.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, survival, danger, vengeance, friendship, in the woods, strong violent content, youth, rivalry, deadly, slasher, camp ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Choke (2006)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A band playing their final gig in a former meat packing factory find themselves being stalked by a psychopath
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, realistic
Plot: slasher, rock, survival, danger, deadly, rave, gory, teenage life, crimes, stalking, band, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.4
 1K
Room 205 (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wanting to start a fresh, Katrine moves from the province into a dormitory in Copenhagen and enrolls at the University. But when she crosses conniving Sanne by getting together with Sanne's ex, all hell breaks loose. Sanne and her friends ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, supernatural, ghost, deadly, danger, youth, afterlife, teenage life, college life, hidden truth, curse, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
ROT: Reunion of Terror (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a group of former high school pals gather at a remote cabin for a raucous 10-year reunion, they find themselves terrorized by a mysterious killer with a serious ax to grind. Could the murderer be one of their own who is out for revenge? ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Plot: slasher, mind game, vengeance, captivity, psychopath, confined, deadly, rivalry, who done it, riddles and clues, isolation, reunion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.9
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The Source (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four outcast teenagers acquire mystical powers that allow them to become gods on campus, with deadly consequences.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, suspense, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, supernatural, supernatural ability, teenage life, vengeance, teenage love, prank, danger, social misfits, youth, rivalry, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.1
 225
Reality Check (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four young women and three young men, totally strangers to each other, are sent to an isolated house with the crew members of a reality show to stay living together for three months without any means of communication with the exterior, and in the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary
Plot: murder, slasher, sexual relations, strong sexual content, serial killer, crimes, deadly, ratings, contests and competitions, isolation, profanity, prize money ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.3
 1K
976-Evil II (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After being bestowed with demonic powers following a phone call to Hell, a psychotic teacher begins a rampage of death and destruction in a small town, forcing a teen and her boyfriend to fight him off so that they can get away.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, chase, supernatural, zombie, obsession, murder, high school, telephone call, curses spells and rituals, crimes, escapades, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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