Movies like The Surgeon

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The Surgeon (1994)
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The Surgeon (1994)
Original name: Exquisite Tenderness
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Julian Mater is suspended and gets his license revoked for performing experiments on dying patients in cellular regeneration. A couple of years later, he returns to the hospital that condemned his work to begin practicing his grizzly experiments once more.
Style: scary, mind bending, serious, suspenseful
Plot: hospital, slasher, crimes, serial killer, vengeance, investigation, stalking, mentally unstable, mad scientist, danger, animal life, doctors and patients, gory, deadly, rivalry, medical, violence, female nudity, gun, male nudity, helicopter, pantyhose, blood, regeneration, syringe ...
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to The Surgeon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and realistic films with plots about deadly, crimes, murder, danger, slasher, serial killer and gory mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Surgeon: X-Ray (1981), Anatomy 2 (2003), Heartstopper (2006), Killer Instinct (2001), Dark Asylum (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.1
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X-Ray (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While receiving a routine check-up, a beautiful woman is stalked by a maniac out to avenge a childhood Valentine's Day humiliation.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, hospital, stalking, slasher, psychopath, woman in danger, valentine's day, vengeance, danger, gory, blood ...
Time: 80s
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95%
 5.1
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Anatomy 2 (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The doctor and soccer player in the leisure time Jo Hauser decides to move to Berlin and be an intern in a famous clinic, expecting to increase his knowledge and expertize, and help his handicap brother Willi Hauser. He joins a secret fraternity of ...
Style: scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: anatomy, hospital, serial killer, medical school, slasher, investigation, crimes, deadly, intern, surgery, medical, doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.1
 1K
Heartstopper (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two hospitalized young people discover that things can get even worse when the dilapidated institution is stranded by a severe storm and a maniac stalks the corridors butchering the patients and staff.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary
Plot: hospital, serial killer, psychopath, murder, electric chair, vengeance, gory, youth, teenage life, danger, social misfits, mind game ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: scary, serious, 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 ⇓
66%
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 4.2
 851
Dark Asylum (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Asylum is a taut psychological thriller about a deranged fearsome killer running lose in an abandoned high security Asylum. Pitting the county psychiatrist Dr. Maggie Belham against the psychotic maniac, Dr Belham is trapped in a maze of corridors, ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, mental institution, survival, mind game, danger, mentally unstable, mental illness, murder, slasher, master criminal, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
A Demon in My View (1991)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A strangler known as the Kenbourne Killer has been murdering streetwalkers for 25 years. The police set out to track him down.
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, mentally unstable, investigation, deadly, serial killer, crimes, violence spree, murder, obsession, curses spells and rituals, black pantyhose, pantyhose ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 3.4
 354
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, deadly, danger, gory, rave, teenage life, stalking, crimes, murder, band ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Prom Night IV: Deliver Us from Evil (1991)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Carrying on the Prom Night tradition, this film begins back at Hamilton High School on Prom Night in 1957. As a young couple are enjoying a romantic moment together in the back seat of a car, they are interrupted by Father Jonas, a priest who ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, slasher, high school, crimes, youth, danger, psychopath, captivity, teenage life, stalking, casual sex, monk ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Little Erin Merryweather (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Once upon a time, death preyed upon a New England college campus. Rumors swirl that "if you see a flash of red, you're dead!" Local golden boy, Peter Bloom (David Morwick) investigates the grisly killings until the stakes grow higher ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, fairy tale, suspense
Plot: serial killer, college, mind game, amateur detective, investigation, mystery, crimes, journalism, stalking, danger, youth, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new england, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 1K
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, danger, youth, rivalry, gory, stalking, farmhouse, in the woods, chase, car accident ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
New Year's Evil (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: During a New Year's Eve celebration, a punk-rock singer gets a phone call saying that when New Year's strikes in each time zone, someone will be murdered--and she will be the last one.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, christmas horror, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, murder, serial killer, nightclub, new year's eve, investigation, mentally unstable, crimes, danger, nightlife, showbiz, stalking ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.1
 510
XII (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A man found guilty of a crime against a minor is released from prison and returns to get revenge on the jury who sent him there.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, psychopath, vengeance, strong violent content, crimes, deadly, serial killer, masked killer, danger, murder, violence, pursuit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.1
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Anatomy (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Medical student Paula Henning wins a place at an exclusive Heidelberg medical school. When the body of a young man she met on the train turns up on her dissection table, she begins to investigate the mysterious circumstances surrounding his death, ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: medical school, university, dissection, amateur detective, slasher, gory, serial killer, woman in danger, teenage life, deadly, crimes, professor ...
Time: 90s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Animus (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Hoping to find proof of the paranormal, five film students set out to document the legendary Copper Queen Hospital. But as the sun goes down, they experience something far worse than they ever could have imagined and they find themselves pursued by ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: danger, ghost, deadly, supernatural, riddles and clues, psychopath, gory, slasher, hospital, blood
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 2.0
 240
Nightstalker (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Richard Ramirez, dubbed "The Night Stalker" by the media, a serial killer who killed somewhere in the neighborhood of 16 souls during his reign of terror in Los Angeles back in the Eighties
Style: rough, scary, serious, realistic
Plot: serial killer, murder, danger, crimes, deadly, devil worship, blasphemy, gang violence, violence, satanist, slasher, stalking ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Visiting Hours (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A slasher finds the hospital where a TV newswoman is recovering from his attack.
Style: serious, disturbing, rough, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: stalking, hospital, slasher, serial killer, psychopath, danger, murder, woman in danger, journalism, crimes, investigation, psycho ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Hellbent (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Halloween in West Hollywood, two guys making out in a park are interrupted by a serial killer. Later that night, a group of gay kids decide to visit to the site of the murders.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, stalking, deadly, crimes, gory, killer, gay, hollywood, gender, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Do You Wanna Know a Secret? (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As a night out on the town turns into a nightmare, six young college students must fight for their lives as a killer hunts them down.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, spring break, gory, deadly, stalking, woman in danger, vengeance, crimes, youth, danger, mystery killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 5.2
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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, scary, tense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, mental institution, rivalry, losing-it hero, deadly, supernatural, mentally unstable, mysterious character, life is a bitch, investigation, mental illness, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Edge of Sanity (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Henry Jekyll's experiments with cocaine have gotten out of control, he transforms into the hideous Jack Hyde. As Hyde he searches the London streets at night for his prey in whorehouses and opium dens. The police can't catch him, he ...
Style: mind bending, scary, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: split personality, slasher, mad scientist, psychopath, murder, mental illness, gory, experimenting, disorder, nothing to lose, danger, mentally unstable ...
Time: 80s, victorian era
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 3K
Dead Tone (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As another semester draws to a close at the University of Dreyskill, a simple game dreamt to help students avoid studying becomes a bloody battle for survival in this stalk-and-slash frightener from filmmaking duo Brian Hooks and Deon Taylor.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending, realistic ...
Plot: slasher, serial killer, crimes, psychopath, mind game, deadly, youth, rivalry, survival, gory, death, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Phantom of Death (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Police Comissioner Datti is investigating the murder of a female doctor whose murderer seems to be a thirty-fivish year old man. Soon another murder follows: Pianist Robert Dominici's girlfriend is found killed. The killer also challenges Datti ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, mind bending, scary, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, prostitute, murder, pianist, deadly, riddles and clues, vengeance, terminal illness, violence spree, pregnancy, crime, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Wisher (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mary is a horror-movie junkie whose obsession is out of control, leading her over-protective father to ban her from seeing scary flicks. But when she and her friends sneak out to see a film called The Wisher, its creepy antagonist seems to escape ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, obsession, youth, crimes, ghost, deadly, danger, gory, slasher, wish come true, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Frost: Portrait of a Vampire (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: San Diego, present day: The murders are starting again. A girl has been found with two holes in her neck and her body totally drained of blood. Lt Dan Richardson [Shane Pliskin] knows what it is but doesn't believe it, so he calls in blind ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, deadly creature, supernatural, slasher, murder, vengeance, rivalry, heroes, crimes, deadly, buddies, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: afghanistan, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Devil's Ground (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While traveling from California to Bangor through a lonely road, Carrie Mitchel is advised by the gas station attendant Jimmy to rest in a hotel; however, she decides to continue driving through the night and almost hits a wounded teenage girl with ...
Style: realistic, scary, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, violence spree, psychopath, gory, danger, deadly, crimes, survival, murder, masked killer, stalking, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.2
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The Psychic (1991)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A serial killer is terrorizing a small college town. When a student begins to have psychic visions of the killer with clues as to who he is, he gives this information to the police - only to find that he himself is suspected of committing the ...
Style: rough, sexual, suspenseful, serious, sexy ...
Plot: serial killer, nude woman murdered, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong sexual content, supernatural ability, law enforcement, investigation, mystery, curses spells and rituals, terrorism, college, profanity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 900
Flashback (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman is released from an asylum where she has been since witnessing the murder of her parents, but violence continues to haunt her.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, mystery, haunted by the past, gory, woman in danger, danger, deadly, crimes, death of parent, loss of parents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.2
 825
Long Distance (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a young, lonely woman misdials a phone number by one digit, calling into a serial killing in progress, the killer latches onto her and involves her telephonically in a string of murders as he heads closer and closer to her home in Boston.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, realistic
Plot: serial killer, crimes, stalking, danger, deadly, murder, psychopath, phone terror, profanity, sexual content, graphic violence, profiler
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.4
 544
Left for Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Five frat boys are stalked by a machete wielding maniac, after they are involved in a horrifying Devil's Night accident.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: slasher, crimes, danger, psychopath, in the woods, deadly, stalking, masked killer, serial killer, maniac, murder, group of friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Children of the Corn: The Gathering (1996)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Grace Rhodes, who is studying to be a doctor, returns to her hometown as a strange illness is afflicting the local children. The symptoms include a high fever and spasms, but even weirder is what happens the next day: All those with the illness ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, blood, sheriff, preacher, corn, barn, murder, gory, serial killer, supernatural, violence, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%