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Final Exam (1981)
 4.7
 3K
Final Exam (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a small college in North Carolina, only a select few students are left to take mid terms. But, when a killer strikes, it could be everyone's final exam.
Style: psycho film, serious, scary, rough, realistic, suspenseful, sadistic, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, high school, school, college, psychopath, chase, murder, prank, teenage life, crimes, best friends, youth, friendship, teachers and students, student life, high school life, lifestyle, knife murder, college life, gays and lesbians, gory, deadly, graphic violence, vampire ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film, scary, serious and suspenseful films with plots about slasher, psychopath, serial killer, slasher killer, murder, deadly and serial murder mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Final Exam: Friday the 13th Part III (1982), The Dorm That Dripped Blood (1982), Madman (1981), Halloween (1978), He Knows You're Alone (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Friday the 13th Part III (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An idyllic summer turns into a nightmare of unspeakable terror for yet another group of naive counselors. Ignoring Camp Crystal Lake's bloody legacy, one by one they fall victim to the maniacal Jason who stalks them at every turn.
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, summer camp, psychopath, axe, lake, camp, psycho terror, gory, stalking, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the Crystal Lake Massacres, Jason is pronounced dead and taken to the hospital morgue, where he is mysteriously revived, allowing his diabolical killing spree to continue at the camp where the gruesome slaughtering began. But this time, in ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, psychopath, summer camp, serial murder, morgue, camp, knife murder, gory, in the woods, killing off one by one ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
The Dorm That Dripped Blood (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A crazed killer stalks college students who gave up their vacation to clean a deserted dormitory.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, violence, stalking, school, supernatural, college life, crimes, slasher, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1981
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.3
 5K
Madman (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At a summer camp for youths, cocky pre-teen calls out the name of mass serial killer "Madman Marz". Suddenly, counselors are being maimed and slaughtered in various ways by the backwoodsman who has returned when his name was called.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, summer camp, slasher, murder, stalking, camp counselor, psychopath, teenage life, danger, wilderness, psycho, forest ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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 7.8
 219K
Halloween (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In John Carpenter's horror classic, a psychotic murderer, institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, psycho film, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, halloween, slasher, psychopath, masked killer, violence, psychiatrist, evil, small town, violent, teenage life, murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1963, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: midwest, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
He Knows You're Alone (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A reluctant bride to be is stalked by a serial killer who only kills brides and the people around them. While her friends get whacked one by one, a hard boiled renegade cop whose bride had been killed years before tries to hunt him down before it is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, chase, sadistic killer, murder, stalker, crimes, law enforcement, stalking, slasher, police detective, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Friday the 13th: A New Beginning (1985)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Homicidal maniac Jason returns from the grave to cause more bloody mayhem. Young Tommy may have escaped from Crystal Lake, but he’s still haunted by the gruesome events that happened there. When gory murders start happening at the secluded halfway ...
Style: scary, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), mental institution, teenager, psychopath, child in peril, killing spree, mask, knife murder, gory ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Mutilator (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As a child, Ed was cleaning his father's hunting rifles for as part of a surprise birthday treat for his old man when one firearm accidentally discharges fatally striking his own mother in the back. His father, Jack Sr came home, saw his wife ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beach house, murder, psychopath, teenager, stalking, serial killer, violence, vengeance, slasher, buddies, mentally unstable, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI (1986)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Determined to finish off the infamous killer Jason Voorhees once and for all, Tommy Jarvis and a friend exhume Jason’s corpse in order to cremate him. Things go awry when Jason is instead resurrected, sparking a new chain of ruthlessly brutal ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, awful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, supernatural, zombie, summer camp, psychopath, serial murder, cemetery, mask, lightning, camp, knife murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Five years after the horrible bloodbath at Camp Crystal Lake, it seems Jason Voorhees and his demented mother are in the past. Paul opens up a new camp close to the infamous site, ignoring warnings to stay away, and a sexually-charged group of ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, slasher, serial killer, murder, gore, psychopath, stalking, serial murder, camp, mystery killer, knife murder, vengeance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980, year 1984
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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, rough, suspense, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, fugitives, psychopath, stalking, wilderness, in the woods, serial killer, deadly, youth, slasher, gory, camp ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: southern california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.9
 418
Blood Song (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A psychopath escapes from a mental institution and starts a murder spree, which ends in the pursuing of a young handicapped girl, who once got a blood transfusion from him.
Style: psycho film, cult film
Plot: mental institution, murder, escaped mental patient, blood transfusion, student, maniac, mysterious villain, mysterious man, human monster, stalking, psycho, rage ...
Time: year 1982, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Just Before Dawn (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five campers arrive in the mountains to examine some property they have bought, but are warned by the forest ranger Roy McLean that a huge machete-wielding maniac has been terrorising the area. Ignoring the warnings, they set up camp, and start ...
Style: atmospheric, rough, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: psychopath, mountain, murder, violence, stalking, survival, maniac, slasher, adventure, isolation, danger, youth ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.4
 15K
Prom Night (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This slasher movie follows a relentless killer who is out to avenge the death of a young girl who died after being bullied and teased by four of her classmates. Now high-school students, the guilt-ridden kids have kept their involvement a secret, ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, serial killer, prom, slasher, chase, murder, psychopath, stalking, disco, teenager, vengeance, gory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1980
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young girl who possesses the power of telekinesis accidentally causes her father's death after a family dispute at Crystal Lake. Years later, when a doctor tries to exploit her abilities, her power becomes a hellish curse, and she unwittingly ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, psychopath, serial killer, murder, supernatural, teenager, summer camp, psychiatrist, lake, telekinesis, camp, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Eyes of a Stranger (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A TV newswoman (Lauren Tewes) catches a pervert (John DiSanti) watching her sister (Jennifer Jason Leigh) who cannot see, hear or speak.
Style: mind bending, serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, pervert, slasher, stalking, rapist, psychopath, kidnapping, sister, knife murder, creep, law enforcement, media ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.9
 9K
Terror Train (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A masked killer targets six college kids responsible for a prank gone wrong three years earlier and who are currently throwing a large New Year's Eve costume party aboard a moving train.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, college, masked killer, psychopath, train, slasher, party, prank, stalking, revenge, youth, uninvited guest ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.7
 3K
Anguish (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An ophthalmologist's assistant with an unhealthy interest in human eyeballs goes on a killing spree to collect eyeballs for his overbearing mother's collection. Reality soon takes a bizarre turn, both for the characters and the audience.
Style: psycho film, atmospheric, serious, surreal, psychological ...
Plot: psychopath, hypnosis, slasher, obsession, murder, theater, serial killer, evil doctor, crimes, mysterious character, mental illness, ghost ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, america, los angeles, europe, southern california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Halloween H20: 20 Years Later (1998)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two decades after surviving a massacre on October 31, 1978, former baby sitter Laurie Strode finds herself hunted by persistent knife-wielder Michael Myers. Laurie now lives in Northern California under an assumed name, where she works as the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, slasher, serial killer, murder, school, death, violence, small town, psychopath, stalking, anniversary, boarding school ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1998, 1990s, 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.2
 8K
Pieces (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA, Puerto Rico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A frustrated Boston detective searches for the maniac responsible for mutilating a number of university coeds.
Style: disturbing, scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, mystery killer, university, danger, psychopath, stalking, woman in danger, chainsaw, slasher, killer, college ...
Time: 80s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.8
 6K
Hell Night (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Four college pledges are forced to spend the night in a deserted old mansion where they get killed off one by one by the monstrous surviving members of a family massacre years earlier for trespassing on their living grounds.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, college, ghost, slasher, abandoned house, gory, student life, deadly, college life, stalking, serial killer, psychopathic killer ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.3
 7K
Intruder (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The overnight stock crew of a local supermarket find themselves being stalked and slashed by a mysterious maniac.
Style: disturbing, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, psychopath, murder, supermarket, danger, woman in danger, stalking, law enforcement, gory, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
My Bloody Valentine (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twenty years ago in the sleepy mining town of Valentine Bluffs, a fatal mining disaster occurred on Valentine's Day while some of the crew was decorating for a party. The sole survivor of the accident killed the remaining crewmembers and warned ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, killing spree, masked killer, valentine's day, danger, youth, brutality, revenge, violence, small town, characters killed one by one ...
Time: 80s, year 1960, year 1980
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Splatter University (1984)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A sociology instructor finds her new teaching duties at a private college interrupted by the presence of a killer.
Style: scary, enigmatic, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, university, college, school, mental institution, violence, mystery, deadly, youth, crimes, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Henry II: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1996)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Henry has wandered into a small town looking for work and a place to stay. He gets a job delivering and cleaning porto-potties and moves in with a co-worker until he gets his feet off of the ground. Henry and his new friend soon start to kill.
Style: rough, psychological, scary, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, slasher, violence, psychopath, police investigation, gory, law enforcement, buddies, crime, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The legend of that creepy masked-man, Michael Myers, comes to life once again in this fourth installment of the successful horror franchise. This time, it's Michael's niece, Jamie, who can't seem to escape her crazy uncle. With ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, halloween, blood, attic, good versus evil, masked killer, niece, evil, knife, ambulance ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
 14K
Shocker (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After being sent to the electric chair, a serial killer uses electricity to come back from the dead and carry out his vengeance on the football player who turned him in to the police.
Style: sadistic, scary, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, slasher, supernatural, maniac, electric chair, evil, psychopath, reincarnation, police investigation, vengeance, violence, gory ...
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 114K
Friday the 13th (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Camp counselors are stalked and murdered by an unknown assailant while trying to reopen a summer camp that was the site of a child's drowning.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, sadistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, serial killer, maniac, drowning, camp, teenager, danger, fear, axe, lake, gory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1958, 50s ...
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Six years ago, Michael Myers terrorized the town of Haddonfield, Illinois. He and his niece, Jamie Lloyd, have disappeared. Jamie was kidnapped by a bunch of evil druids who protect Michael Myers. And now, six years later, Jamie has escaped after ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, slasher, halloween, serial killer, small town, death, niece, evil, supernatural, vengeance, gory ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1989, 80s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Graduation Day (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a high school track runner, named Laura, suddenly dies from a heart attack after finishing a 30-second 200-meter race, a killer wearing a sweat suit and a fencing mask begins killing off her friends on the school track team one by one. The ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, high school, murder, serial killer, looking for sex, crimes, athlete's life, who done it, deadly, psychopath, gory, track down ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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