Movies like Don't Go in the House

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Don't Go in the House (1979)
 5.7
 4K
Don't Go in the House (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: As a child, Donald was tormented by his mother who used fire as a punishment. Now a deranged adult, Donald stalks women at clubs, then takes them home where he kills them with a flamethrower.
Style: slasher, disturbing, psychological, rough, suspenseful, scary, tense, serious, realistic, dark ...
Plot: old house, serial killer, murder, sadism, disco, abusive mother, vengeance, obsession, psychopath, stalking, burned alive, burn victim, mentally unstable, danger, haunted by the past, mind game, parents and children, misogyny, psychological trauma, child abuse, burning, maniac, dancing, gasoline, revenge ...
Time: 70s
Place: new jersey, new york

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Most similar movies to Don't Go in the House

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, slasher, suspenseful and serious films with plots about deadly, crimes, serial killer, psychopath, danger, murder and gory mostly in Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Don't Go in the House: Visiting Hours (1982), The Boogey Man (1980), Don't Answer the Phone! (1980), The Orphan Killer (2011), The Dentist (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Visiting Hours (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A slasher finds the hospital where a TV newswoman is recovering from his attack.
Style: slasher, disturbing, serious, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: stalking, hospital, serial killer, psychopath, danger, murder, woman in danger, journalism, investigation, crimes, psycho, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Boogey Man (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young girl witnesses her brother murder a man through a reflection in a mirror. Twenty years later the mirror is shattered, freeing his evil spirit, which seeks revenge for his death.
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, rough, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, murder, danger, fear, ghost, curse, family in danger, haunted by the past, evil, mute or deaf, family problems ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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: slasher, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, obsession, stalking, murder, sadism, sadist, photographer, mind game, woman in danger, riddles and clues, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, asia, vietnam, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Orphan Killer (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The Orphan Killer is a tour de force murder flick that defies classification. It goes far beyond current trends in gore and breaks open a new suffering genre of horror. Marcus Miller is a serial murderer hellbent on teaching his estranged sister ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, slasher ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, danger, serial killer, siblings relations, vengeance, haunted by the past, family relations, gory, crimes, deadly, orphan ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 9K
The Dentist (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dr. Feinstone has everything, a beautiful wife and a successful career in dentistry; but when he discovers his wife's affair, he realizes that behind every clean, white surface lies the stench of decay.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, slasher ...
Plot: dentist, murder, mentally unstable, infidelity, victim, vengeance, obsession, sadistic psychopath, violence, hallucination, mental illness, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: beverly hills, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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, slasher, psycho film, serious, scary ...
Plot: murder, obsession, necrophilia, psychopath, serial killer, death, torture, creep, anthropophagus, gory, couples, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.5
 3K
Carver (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on true events
Style: suspenseful, rough, slasher, scary, brutal ...
Plot: torture, brutality, murder, sadism, psychopath, wilderness, crimes, stalking, friendship, maniac, death, bloodbath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.1
 6K
Blood Feast (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: In the sleepy suburbs of Miami, seemingly normal Egyptian immigrant Fuad Ramses (Mal Arnold) runs a successful catering business. He also murders young women and plans to use their body parts to revive the goddess Ishtar. The insane Ramses ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, zombie, gory, supernatural, woman in danger, deadly, crimes, good versus evil, supernatural ability, danger ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
 3.1
 136
Disturbed (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The quiet town of Quartz Hill is about to experience the worst night of the town's history. A notorious killer has escaped from death row with one thought on his mind. Revenge.
Style: psychological, slasher, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, vengeance, rivalry, psychopath, danger, stalking, deadly, crimes, murder, rape, chases and races, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.3
 29K
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: slasher, disturbing, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, murder, summer camp, rivalry, serial killer, teenage life, danger, youth, mental illness, deadly, violence, shyness ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 2.9
 299
Snapped (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Amy Mechanic, an ambitious young photographer, lands the opportunity she has been waiting for. The assignment: to create a dark collection of works based around the theme of death...
Style: slasher, psychological, serious, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, mysterious character, mind game, investigation, crimes, amateur detective, law enforcement, murder, mental illness, danger, psychopath, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.5
 78K
Halloween II (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After failing to kill stubborn survivor Laurie and taking a bullet or six from former psychiatrist Dr. Sam Loomis, Michael Myers has followed Laurie to the Haddonfield Memorial Hospital, where she's been admitted for Myers' attempt on her ...
Style: slasher, psycho film, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, mask, serial killer, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), psychopath, graphic violence, stalking, small town, obsession, sheriff, knife murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978, 80s
Place: usa, illinois, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Devil's Rejects (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The sequel to House of 1000 Corpses – the Firefly family are ambushed at their isolated home by Sheriff Wydell and a squad of armed men guns blazing – yet only Otis and his sister, Baby, manage to escape the barrage of bullets unharmed. Hiding ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, slasher, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sadism, serial killer, psychopath, torture, sheriff, vengeance, brutality, murder, humiliation, exploitation, insanity, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, slasher, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: psychopath, sexual abuse, murder, danger, crimes, haunted by the past, violence spree, strong sexual content, rape and murder, maniac, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, september 11 2001
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Final Terror (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 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: slasher, suspenseful, rough, suspense, psycho film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, fugitives, stalking, group of friends, in the woods, serial killer, deadly, youth, gory, river, wilderness ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: southern california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Black Christmas (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An escaped maniac returns to his childhood home on Christmas Eve, which is now a sorority house, and begins to murder the sorority sisters one by one. A remake of the 1974 horror movie, Black Christmas.
Style: slasher, scary, christmas horror, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, christmas, murder, dysfunctional family, hospital, gory, holiday, danger, violence, stalking, mother son incest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 4K
Nightmare (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A drug-treated schizophrenic plagued by horrible nightmares escapes from the hospital and goes on a killing spree.
Style: slasher, disturbing, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: murder, stalking, serial killer, psychopath, nightmare, gore, knife murder, crimes, deadly, youth, mentally unstable, danger ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: florida, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: slasher, realistic, serious, scary, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, survival, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, obsession, haunted by the past, wannabe, danger, deadly, master criminal, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 15
Movie Night (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In the small suburban hood of Nukaville, New Jersey lives the story of young Jerry Rizzo, a 15 year old who can't get enough of horror films. One day after a fatal mistake from one of the bullies at school turns Jerry's path into a brutal ...
Style: slasher, psychological, suspense, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, child murderess, death, killer, massacre, teenager, psychopath, brutality, vengeance, revenge, violence, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, crimes, ghost, youth, psychopath, gory, uncover truth, murder, serial killer, supernatural, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: dallas texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Two Thousand Maniacs! (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Six people are lured into a small Deep South town for a Centennial celebration where the residents proceed to kill them one by one as revenge for the town's destruction during the Civil War.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: maniac, vengeance, murder, small town, survival, violence spree, danger, haunted by the past, isolation, brutality, torture, gore ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: southern usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.3
 469
Cross Bearer (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Heather is broke. She has a soul sucking job as a stripper. Her live-in girlfriend Victoria has a baby and a coke problem. Her boss Harry is an abusive maniac. Life cannot get much worse... or so she thought. Determined to get out of this living ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, suspense, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), death, killer, woman in danger, psychopath, violence, serial killer, danger, brutality, stripper, violent ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.5
 962
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: slasher, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Plot: prostitute, psychopath, investigation, murder, serial killer, orphanage, orphan, isolation, teenage life, youth, danger, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
 2.4
 431
Spiker (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A nightmare come to life, the Spiker is a massive pink-eyed albino and a maniac killing machine whose physical endurance borders on the fantastic. He escapes from an asylum and returns to the small town he terrorized years before, where he slashed ...
Style: slasher, tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, danger, stalking, deadly, crimes, small town, murder, evil man, ghost, albino, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Don't Look in the Basement (1973)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young psychiatric nurse goes to work at a lonesome asylum following a murder. There, she experiences varying degrees of torment from the patients.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, rough, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, murder, danger, patient, isolation, obsession, doctors and patients, mystery, losing-it hero, mind game, psychopath ...
Time: 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: captivity, mind game, vengeance, terrorism, reunion, who done it, buddies, danger, rivalry, deadly, confined, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Don't Go in the Woods (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Four backpackers decide to take a hike in the mountains of Utah. But within the woods lurks a killer. But who...or what...is it? The lazy local sheriff blames bears. But the escalating body count seems to point to a human killer. Ignoring the ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, serial killer, danger, murder, stalking, survival, on the run, wilderness, mental illness, isolation, group of friends ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Cradle of Fear (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A gruesome homage to the cult Amicus anthology Asylum, Cradle of Fear unfolds four screamplays all linked by the unspeakable need of an incarcerated child killer to wreak vengeance on those responsible for his imprisonment. Helped by deranged angel ...
Style: slasher, rough, gothic, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: goth, murder, serial killer, obsession, violence spree, gory, mysterious character, mind game, danger, master and servant, supernatural ability, sadism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Amityville: It's About Time (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an old clock arrives at home as a gift, strange things begin to happen. The family that proudly assigned a privileged place to the clock in the living room, is unaware that this thing is a link to an old and evil house...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, gory, supernatural ability, danger, parents and children, murder, deadly, suburbs ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1992
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 2.8
 426
Dr. Chopper (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Five young friends head out to the country for a weekend at the family cabin and run afoul of a group of motorcycle riding madwomen led by the sadistic, knife-wielding plastic surgeon Dr. Fielding.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: psychopath, obsession, survival, serial killer, confined, gang, danger, isolation, deadly, supernatural, crimes, stalking ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%