Movies like Grandmother's House

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Grandmother's House (1988)
 5.3
 906
Grandmother's House (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When their father dies, Lynn and her younger brother David have to move in with their grandparents. Their mother died already when they were young, so they were told. One morning a dead man is found near their new home. A friend tells David, that it's not the first. Shortly after he sees his grandparents carry a body into the garage - are they the murderers? David calls the sheriff.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: slasher, teenager, incest, truck, death, hospital, swimming, chase, sheriff, teenage boy, child as main character, guitar, child protagonist, murder, psychosis, nightmare, brother sister relationship, child murder, 14 year old, grandmother granddaughter relationship, basement, grandfather grandson relationship, grandfather granddaughter relationship, fireworks, countryside ...
Place: california

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Most similar movies to Grandmother's House

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and surprise ending films with plots about slasher, murder, deadly, death, gory, blood and serial killer mostly in Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Grandmother's House: Deadly Dreams (1988), Halloween H20: 20 Years Later (1998), X-Ray (1981), Deadly Lessons (1983), Rush Week (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.8
 339
Deadly Dreams (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: From the director of the highly acclaimed "Body Chemistry," comes a frightening excursion into terror. Alex is caught in a web of distrust between his brother, his best friend, a beautiful stranger and the renewed dreams of the slaughter ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: nightmare, slasher, female director, murder, dead deer, brother brother relationship, childhood trauma, female nudity, hunter, hunting rifle, corpse, flashback ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, masked killer, slasher, serial killer, murder, school, death, violence, anniversary, psychopath, stalking, small town ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1998, 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 5.1
 2K
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, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, hospital, stalking, slasher, psychopath, woman in danger, valentine's day, vengeance, danger, gory, stabbing ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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, serious, rough, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, slasher, halloween, serial killer, small town, death, evil, niece, supernatural, vengeance, gory ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1989, 80s, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 5.5
 212
Deadly Lessons (1983)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A psycho is stalking the students at an exclusive girls' school.
Style: cult film
Plot: boarding school, slasher, girls' school, tied to a chair, teenager, murder investigation, murder, tape over mouth, death, bound and gagged, killer, kidnapping
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.8
 379
Rush Week (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Toni Daniels, an ambitious student reporter, goes in search of an exciting story, she discovers the dark secrets of Tambers College. Three beautiful coeds have disappeared, leaving behind some bizarre clues. Are the disappearances somehow ...
Style: psychological thriller, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: college, serial killer, slasher, filicide, sexploitation, splatter, murder, axe murder, reporter, red herring, songwriter, whodunit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, halloween, masked killer, blood, good versus evil, attic, niece, knife, evil, ambulance ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, summer camp, axe, psychopath, lake, camp, psycho terror, gory, woman in danger, violence spree ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 4.4
 261
Psycho Sisters (1998)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mean and domineering Jane and the sweet and ditsy Jackie are two radically contrasting sisters who suffer from severe trauma after witnessing the murder/suicide of their parents as well as seeing their other sibling Janice raped and killed by her ...
Style: suspense
Plot: slasher, female serial killer, murder, psychiatrist, female nudity, stabbing, sister, female killer, splatter, strangulation, knife, female psychopath ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, serious, rough, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, blood, sheriff, preacher, corn, barn, murder, gory, serial killer, supernatural, violence, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.1
 35K
Halloween 5 (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Presumed dead after a shoot-out with the Haddonfield police, Michael Myers is secretly nursed back to health -- and returns a year later to kill again and once more targets his young niece, Jamie. Jamie is now recovering in the local children's ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, child in peril, danger, good versus evil, psychopath, kitten, barn, scythe, boogeyman, pitchfork ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Chrissie and her friends set out on a road trip for a final fling before one is shipped off to Vietnam. Along the way, bikers harass the foursome and cause an accident that throws Chrissie from the vehicle. The lawman who arrives on the scene kills ...
Style: realistic, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, violence, psychopath, cruelty, torture, murder, cannibal, gory, cannibalism, severed foot, sadism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1930s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.3
 8K
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: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, psychopath, murder, supermarket, danger, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, stalking, deadly, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.7
 234K
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: slasher, halloween, psychopath, serial killer, masked killer, violent, violence, evil, mask, psychiatrist, small town, teenage life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978, year 1963, 60s ...
Place: midwest, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.6
 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: suspenseful, scary, serious, surprise ending, realistic ...
Plot: slasher, serial killer, crimes, psychopath, rivalry, youth, deadly, mind game, gory, survival, investigation, death ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.6
 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, youth, danger, deadly, rivalry, gory, stalking, farmhouse, in the woods, chase, car accident ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.2
 2K
Sweet 16 (1983)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A beautiful lonely girl named Melissa tries to make new friends from a town she's currently living in. The only problem is, each of the boys that she spends time with end up brutally murdered. Her sixteenth birthday is on the way, but Melissa ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, investigation, serial killer, teenage life, gory, deadly, slasher, small town, female serial killer, teenage girl, parents and children, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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, realistic, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, college, serial killer, murder, school, psychopath, chase, prank, campus, high school life, teenage life, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Terminal Choice (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A patient in an hospital dies under mysterious circumstances. The attending doctor Frank Holt gets under suspect - he'd been fired already from his last position due to malpractice. For his defense he investigates with help of doctor Anna Lang. ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: hospital, violence, corruption, murder, revenge, dead woman on bed, naked dead woman, slasher, blood spatter, computer, morgue, electrocution ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
No Man's Land: The Rise of Reeker (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A sheriff and his son who are tracking down a group of bank robbers on their way to Mexico, only to discover that they are being stalked by a far more deadly enemy — The Reeker.
Style: rough, scary, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, serial killer, murder, slasher, supernatural, burned alive, death, supernatural ability, danger, good versus evil, ghost, survival ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Terror at Tenkiller (1986)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Unsuspecting college students are stalked by a killer at a lake during summer vacation.
Plot: slasher, lake, summer vacation, serial killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), mirror, locker room, female removes her clothes, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, swimmer, stabbed in the back, training ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.5
 2K
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, gender, gays and lesbians, hollywood ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Night Of Bloody Horror (1969)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Wesley goes on a killing spree while experiencing the nightmares of his brother who was killed thirteen years earlier.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: child murder, slasher, mother, child murders a child, axe, meat cleaver, doctor, severed arm, beach, mutilation, stabbed in the eye, headache ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.0
 344
The Black Room (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A room gets put up for rent following the mysterious murder of its previous tenant. When an apartment-hunting man sees the deal the brother and sister landlords are offering, he immediately puts down the first month's rent and starts spending ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, mind bending
Plot: slasher, murder, voyeurism, hollywood, estate, psychopath, filmmaking, gory, deadly, crimes, showbiz, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.2
 1K
Wreckage (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jared, Kate, Rick, and Jessica find themselves stranded in a wreckage yard after their car breaks down during a drag race. Meanwhile, the sheriff's office receives notice that a convict escaped from a local state prison. As the teenagers ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: slasher, escaped prisoner, isolation, deadly, serial killer, buddies, crimes, confined, danger, murder, graphic violence, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beach house, murder, slasher, psychopath, teenager, serial killer, stalking, violence, vengeance, youth, buddies, mentally unstable ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
 45K
Child's Play 2 (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When Andy's mother is admitted to a psychiatric hospital, the young boy is placed in foster care, and Chucky, determined to claim Andy's soul, is not far behind.
Style: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, serious, awful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, slasher, supernatural, child in peril, psychopath, foster home, foster child, serial killer, objects come to life, chase, gory, foster parent ...
Time: 80s, 1990s, 90s
Place: midwest, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, serious, rough, awful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, mask, serial murder, serial killer, supernatural, zombie, summer camp, psychopath, lightning, cemetery, camp, knife murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.4
 356
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, serious, scary, suspense, realistic
Plot: slasher, rock, survival, deadly, danger, gory, rave, teenage life, stalking, crimes, murder, band ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Urban Legends: Bloody Mary (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On a prom-night dare, a trio of high school friends chant an incantation, unleashing an evil spirit from the past with deadly consequences.
Style: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban legend, slasher, afterlife, ghost, supernatural, danger, murder, haunted by the past, profanity, buddies, vengeance, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 60s, 2000s, year 1969 ...
Place: salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%