Movies like Ginger Snaps

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Ginger Snaps (2000)
 6.8
 37K
Ginger Snaps (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story of two outcast sisters, Ginger (Katharine Isabelle) and Brigitte (Emily Perkins), in the mindless suburban town of Bailey Downs. On the night of Ginger's first period, she is savagely attacked by a wild creature. Ginger's wounds miraculously heal but something is not quite right. Now Brigitte must save her sister and save herself.
Style: gothic, scary, rough, dark humor, macabre, serious, suspenseful, witty, bloody, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, coming of age, high school, obsession, goth, transformation, gory, death, cure, blood, teenager, sisters, violence, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brutality, marijuana, menstruation, puberty, halloween, drug dealing, suburban life, female werewolf, beast, siblings relations, suburbs ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and atmospheric films with plots about blood, transformation, mentor, gory, brutality, dialogue and adaptation mostly in Horror, Fantasy and Drama genres. Some movies like Ginger Snaps: American Mary (2012), Teeth (2007), Carrie (2013), May (2002), Let Me In (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in 19th Century Canada, Brigette and her sister Ginger take refuge in a Traders' Fort which later becomes under siege by some savage werewolves. And an enigmatic Indian hunter decides to help the girls, but one of the girls has been bitten ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, female werewolf, wilderness, gory, danger, deadly, bite, sister, best friend, forest, escapades, supernatural ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: canada
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100%
Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Brigitte has escaped the confines of Bailey Downs but she's not alone. Another werewolf is tailing her closely and her sister's specter haunts her. An overdose of Monkshood - the poison that is keeping her transformation at bay - leads to ...
Style: scary, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, hospital, dangerous animal, murder, gory, siblings relations, female werewolf, attic, masturbation, clinic, serum, drug abuse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, canada
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100%
 6.3
 20K
American Mary (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young med student struggling with her tuition fees is drawn into the shady world of underground body modification.
Style: disturbing, scary, rough, sexy, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: torture, plastic surgery, amputation, gory, rape, goth, nightclub, physical appearance, revenge, brutality, serial killer, doctors ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 38K
Teeth (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dawn is an active member of her high-school chastity club but, when she meets Tobey, nature takes its course, and the pair answer the call. They suddenly learn she is a living example of the vagina dentata myth, when the encounter takes a grisly ...
Style: scary, dark humor, satirical, absurd, biting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, virginity, teenage life, revenge, rape, sexuality, dysfunctional family, brutality, justice, body transformation, vengeance, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.9
 121K
Carrie (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A reimagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White, a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother, who unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom.
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prom, supernatural ability, high school, social misfits, telekinesis, humiliation, teenage life, revenge, supernatural, gory, religious, bullying ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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100%
 6.7
 30K
May (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Psychological horror about a lonely young woman traumatized by a difficult childhood, and her increasingly desperate attempts to connect with the people around her.
Style: gothic, scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: loneliness, obsession, murder, mental illness, gory, serial killer, psychopath, mole, social misfits, destructive relationship, cannibalism, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 104K
Let Me In (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A bullied young boy befriends a young female vampire who lives in secrecy with her guardian. A remake of the movie “Let The Right One In” which was an adaptation of a book.
Style: gothic, bleak, scary, melancholic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, loneliness, bully, gory, friendship, vampire human love, small town, transformation, unlikely friendships, blood, fall in love, moral ambiguity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1983
Place: new mexico, usa, california
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100%
 6.5
 142K
Evil Dead (2013)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Evil Dead, the fourth installment of the Evil Dead franchise, serving as both a reboot and as a loose continuation of the series, features Mia, a young woman struggling with sobriety, heads to a remote cabin with a group of friends where the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, bloody, rough, dark humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, gory, survival, zombie, demons, curses spells and rituals, friendship, blood, brutality, violence, group of friends, demonic possession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Final Destination 3 (2006)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A student's premonition of a deadly rollercoaster ride saves her life and a lucky few, but not from death itself – which seeks out those who escaped their fate.
Style: scary, suspenseful, bloody, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: destiny, death, supernatural, catastrophe, survival, fortune teller, cheating death, supernatural power, decapitation, classmates, brutality, loss of loved one ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, manhattan new york city
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100%
Queen of the Damned (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Lestat de Lioncourt is awakened from his slumber. Bored with his existence, he has now become this generation's new Rock God. While in the course of time, another has arisen, Akasha, the Queen of the Vampires and the Dammed. He wants immortal ...
Style: gothic, sexy, suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, immortality, supernatural, fatal attraction, rock star, danger, loneliness, music, blood, supernatural ability, vengeance ...
Time: 2000s, 18th century, 1780s
Place: california, england, africa, egypt, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 18K
Excision (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Alienated teen Pauline struggles with the pressures of fitting into high school, pleasing her mother and a burning desire to lose her virginity. With a grotesque curiosity for the darker side of life, Pauline is considered a social outcast by ...
Style: tense, surreal, scary, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: social outcast, dysfunctional family, mentally unstable, surgeon, high school, obsession, losing-it hero, gory, transplant, teacher, sister sister relationship, strong female character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 151K
The Crow (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Exactly one year after young rock guitarist Eric Draven and his fiancée are brutally killed by a ruthless gang of criminals, Draven -- watched over by a hypnotic crow -- returns from the grave to exact revenge.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, exciting, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, halloween, vengeance, superhero, vigilantism, good versus evil, murder, back from the dead, goth, martial arts, vigilante ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 48K
Wolf (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Publisher Will Randall becomes a werewolf and has to fight to keep his job.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, romantic, psychological ...
Plot: werewolf, deadly creature, supernatural, dangerous attraction, romance, danger, transformation, betrayal, revenge, workplace, police investigation, supernatural romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: vermont, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 51K
Fright Night (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Nobody believes teenager Charley Brewster (William Ragsdale) when he discovers that his suave new neighbor, Jerry Dandrige (Chris Sarandon), is a vampire. So when the bloodsucker starts stalking Charley, he turns to has-been actor Peter Vincent ...
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, transformation, werewolf, small town, obsessive quest, danger, youth, mysterious character, blood, teenage life, neighbor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 96K
The Wolfman (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Lawrence Talbot, an American man on a visit to Victorian London to make amends with his estranged father, gets bitten by a werewolf and, after a moonlight transformation, leaves him with a savage hunger for flesh.
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: werewolf, superhuman powers, deadly creature, human becomes animal, deadly, supernatural, gory, investigation, danger, transformation, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1890s ...
Place: europe, england, tower bridge london, london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Company of Wolves (1984)
Genre: Horror, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An adaptation of Angela Carter's fairy tales. Young Rosaleen dreams of a village in the dark woods, where Granny tells her cautionary tales in which innocent maidens are tempted by wolves who are hairy on the inside. As Rosaleen grows into ...
Style: fairy tale, gothic, atmospheric, surreal, stylized ...
Plot: werewolf, coming of age, beast, dangerous animal, deadly creature, grandparent grandchild relationship, vampire, supernatural, dangerous attraction, legends and myths, danger, deadly ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Night of the Demons (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While conducting a seance during a Halloween party, high-school seniors unlock the demon that remains locked in the crematorium.
Style: scary, suspenseful, gothic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, haunted house, supernatural, gory, survival, afterlife, transformation, halloween party, demons, zombie, brutality, cult ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Pet Sematary II (1992)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The "sematary" is up to its old zombie-raising tricks again. This time, the protagonists are Jeff Matthews, whose mother died in a Hollywood stage accident, and Drew Gilbert, a boy coping with an abusive stepfather.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family in danger, veterinarian, dog, zombie, back from the dead, death in the family, gory, vengeance, supernatural, parent child relationship, murder, small town ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.7
 18K
Clown (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A loving father finds a clown suit for his son's birthday party, only to realize the suit is part of an evil curse that turns its wearer into a killer.
Style: scary, bloody, atmospheric, macabre, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: killer clown, blood, murder, boy, transformation, monster, demons, father son relationship, slasher, supernatural, brutality, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 17K
Wishmaster (1997)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Djinn having been released from his ancient prison seeks to capture the soul of the woman who discovered him, thereby opening a portal and freeing his fellow Djinn to take over the earth.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, surreal, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: curses spells and rituals, violence, genie, wish come true, demons, supernatural, danger, good versus evil, death, blood, mythology, transformation ...
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.0
 15K
Starry Eyes (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A hopeful young starlet uncovers the ominous origins of the Hollywood elite and enters into a deadly agreement in exchange for fame and fortune.
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: hollywood, actress, desperation, gory, manipulations, woman in danger, fame, initiation, religions or cults, actor's life, curses spells and rituals, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.9
 35K
Creepshow (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A. Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen.
Style: suspenseful, macabre, dark humor, scary, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, zombie, murder, cult, gory, danger, death, revenge, violence, torture, voodoo, multiple storylines ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1830s, 19th century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, surreal, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, supernatural, disfigurement, nightmare, teenage life, high school, gory, back from the dead, boiler room, child killer, teenager, fear ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1981
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (1989)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alice, having survived the previous installment of the Nightmare series, finds the deadly dreams of Freddy Krueger starting once again. This time, the taunting murderer is striking through the sleeping mind of Alice's unborn child. His ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, sadistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, slasher, monster, serial killer, fetus, nightmare, dream, murder, nun, birth, disfigurement, pregnancy ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, midwest, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.2
 8K
Martin (1978)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Martin sedates women with a syringe full of narcotics and then slices their wrists with a razor blade so he can drink their blood. Martin, who comes to live with his uncle and cousin in the dying town of Braddock, Pennsylvania, has romantic ...
Style: surreal, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious ...
Plot: vampire, radio show, blood, razor blade, murder, serial killer, psychopath, deadly, supernatural, syringe, older woman younger man relationship, golden years ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: pittsburgh, usa, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.5
 37K
Byzantium (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Ireland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two mysterious women seek refuge in a run-down coastal resort. Clara meets lonely Noel, who provides shelter in his deserted guesthouse, Byzantium. Schoolgirl Eleanor befriends Frank and tells him their lethal secret. They were born 200 years ago ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, stylized, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, fall in love, supernatural, imaginary, supernatural romance, deadly creature, immortality, small town, dangerous attraction, small town life, hotel, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.2
 7K
Spiral (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a small town in Japan, Kirie comes upon her boyfriend's father silently videotaping a snail. Later, the mans obsession with spirals becomes more and more bizarre, ending in his suicide in a washing machine which turn his body into a spiral. ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, small town, death, supernatural ability, school, supernatural, laundromat, village, small town life, mystery, woman in danger, psychopath ...
Place: medical school, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.2
 17K
Pumpkinhead (1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A man conjures up a gigantic vengeance demon called Pumpkinhead to destroy the teenagers who accidentally killed his son.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, murder, witch, cabin, pumpkin, storekeeper, demon, evil, supernatural ability, supernatural, slasher, dealing with death ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Blood and Chocolate (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Romania
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young teenage werewolf is torn between honoring her family's secret and her love for a man.
Style: atmospheric, serious, scary, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, unlikely couple, chocolate, forbidden love, romance, drugs/alcohol, deadly creature, supernatural, supernatural ability, interspecies romance, animal horror, social differences ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, romania, bucharest, paris france, colorado ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Shadow of the Vampire (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Director F.W. Murnau (John Malkovich) makes a Faustian pact with a vampire (Willem Dafoe) to get him to star in his 1922 film "Nosferatu."
Style: gothic, scary, serious, suspenseful, dark ...
Plot: vampire, obsession, palaces castles and temples, dracula, gory, obsessive quest, supernatural, movie business, human nature, showbiz, artists and showbiz, deadly ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: berlin germany, czechoslovakia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%