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Hellevator (2004)
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Hellevator (2004)
Original name: グシャノビンヅメ
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Luchino's routine morning elevator ride up from her subterranean home on level 138 to her school many stories above turns horrific when the elevator operator is ordered to pick up two passengers from floor 99, the maximum security level. What starts as psychological manipulation soon turns wholly physical as both the cruel convicts and Luchino's own dysfunctional past are unleashed. And then every passenger must fight for his or her survival.
Style: bleak, scary, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, atmospheric, serious, stylized, allegory
Audience: boys' night
Plot: elevator, trapped in an elevator, murder, supernatural, supernatural ability, danger, society, psychopath, life is a bitch, prisoner, serial killer, survivor, killing spree, distopia, crimes, chases and races, future dystopia, gory, deadly, dog, gangsters, swat team, demon, drug, terrorist ...
Time: future

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and rough films with plots about deadly, danger, supernatural, murder, gory, crimes and supernatural ability mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Hellevator: Scanner Cop (1994), The Cell 2 (2009), Scanner Cop II (1995), Premonition (2004), Rats: Night of Terror (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Scanner Cop (1994)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sam Staziak, a rookie cop with the Los Angeles Police Department, is also a 'scanner' (psionic). When a string of murders begins to decimate the police department, Sam faces sensory overload and possible insanity as he uses his powers to ...
Style: bleak, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, gory, vengeance, supernatural, deadly, danger, rivalry, fighting crime, supernatural ability, adoption, police station, psychic power ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
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The Cell 2 (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Cusp is a serial killer who kills his victims and then brings them back to life; over and over again; until they beg to die! Maya is a psychic investigator who gained her powers after a 1 year coma after she was the Cusp's first victim! Now ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, exciting, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, psychic, amnesia, police detective, psychopath, mind game, supernatural, deadly, slasher, life is a bitch, crimes, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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82%
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Scanner Cop II (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A demonic 'scanner' terrorizes Los Angeles and the only person who can stop him may not have the neurons for the job.
Style: cult film, scary, exciting, serious, bleak ...
Plot: police officer, law enforcement, crimes, heroes, slasher, terrorism, vengeance, murder, gory, mutant, psychopath, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
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81%
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Premonition (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: While stopped at a roadside phone booth for transmitting his work through Internet to the university, Professor Hideki Satomi finds a scrap of newspaper with the picture of his five year old daughter Nana in the obituary. He sees his wife Ayaka ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak, tense ...
Plot: prediction, supernatural ability, supernatural, newspaper, haunted by the past, danger, family problems, deadly, life is a bitch, destiny, professor, estrangement ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
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Rats: Night of Terror (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: One hundred years after a nuclear war has devastated the planet, society has been reborn into two factions; the underground society and the scavangers above in the wastelands. A group of scavangers on bikes come across a town infested with flesh ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, bleak, serious, futuristic ...
Plot: mutant, rat, survivor, apocalypse, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, survival, deadly, save the world, chaos, animal life ...
Time: future
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The Medusa Touch (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: "I have a gift for disaster," says John Morlar (Ricard Burton). Morlar is cursed with a unique telekinesis power that only seems to cause disaster.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, investigation, psychopath, catastrophe, hospital, murder, telekinesis, supernatural ability, serial killer, mystery, law enforcement, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, london, europe, scotland yard
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Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Dr Simon Helder, sentenced to an insane asylum for crimes against humanity, recognises its director as the brilliant Baron Frankenstein, the man whose work he had been trying to emulate before his imprisonment. Frankenstein utilises Helder's ...
Style: bleak, scary, gothic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: mad scientist, mental institution, psychopath, experiment gone awry, danger, crimes, zombie, deadly creature, supernatural, violence, murder, frankenstein ...
Time: 19th century, 30s, 1930s, 1800s
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74%
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Rubber's Lover (1996)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A powerful and secretive corporation is conducting underground psychic experiments utilizing Digital Direct Drive, otherwise known as DDD. While under the influence of the drug ether, the human subjects are outfitted in rubber suits and bombarded ...
Style: serious, mind bending, scary, experimental, suspenseful ...
Plot: fetish, human guinea pig, insanity, metamorphosis, surrealism, brutality, violence, hostage, conspiracy, future dystopia, laboratory, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: asia, japan
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73%
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The Purge (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Given the country's overcrowded prisons, the U.S. government begins to allow 12-hour periods of time in which all illegal activity is legal. During one of these free-for-alls, a family must protect themselves from a home invasion.
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, bleak, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: home invasion, family in danger, society, future dystopia, deadly, self defense, danger, social decay, violence spree, survival, chaos, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2020s
Place: usa
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Hellraiser: Bloodline (1996)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the 22nd century, a scientist attempts to right the wrong his ancestor created: the puzzle box that opens the gates of Hell and unleashes Pinhead and his Cenobite legions
Style: macabre, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, demon, gory, time travel, supernatural, deadly creature, heroic mission, space station, supernatural ability, master villain, danger, save the world ...
Time: future, 18th century, 90s, 20th century, 1790s ...
Place: new york, europe, france, manhattan new york city
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72%
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Descendents (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In an undefined future, the earth has been destroyed by man, and the air polluted with a mysterious virus that turns humans into zombies. Only a few children are immune to the disease and have adapted to these extreme conditions and survived. ...
Style: serious, scary, bleak, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, deadly, survival, future dystopia, destiny, bounty hunter, heroes, life is a bitch, danger, chaos, post apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: chile
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72%
God's Left Hand, Devil's Right Hand (2006)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: What's scary is being a human being, and what's scary is being myself. Truly horrifying things reside inside oneself. The work asks if you can stand the inescapable terror.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, bleak
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, life is a bitch, supernatural, supernatural ability, danger, deadly, rivalry, gory, premonition, blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
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Another Heaven (2000)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A pair of hard-boiled Tokyo cops are investigating a gruesome murder: after killing the victim, the murderer cut his skull open and cooked his brain in a stew. As they try to track down the killer, they discover that, quite literally, everybody is a ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, serial killer, police detective, crimes, deadly, slasher, mystery, danger, violence spree, riddles and clues, who done it ...
Time: 90s
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Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, atmospheric, stylized ...
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Parasite (1982)
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Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Paul Dean has created a deadly parasite that is now attached to his stomach. He and his female companion, Patricia Welles, must find a way to destroy it while also trying to avoid Ricus, his rednecks, and an evil government agent named Merchant.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Hell's Highway (2002)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 70 min.
Story: Four college friends take a fateful road trip. The road, Hell's Highway--a direct route to terror. They pick up Lucinda: A hot young hitchiker, full of sexual deviance and lust for the bloody kill. After being terrorized and nearly killed, the ...
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Screamers (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, UK, Japan
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: futuristic, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future, 21st century
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Blood Descendants (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A hundred years after being brutally murdered by the justice-seeking citizens of a small town, a supernatural killer fulfills his promise to return from the grave and seek vengeance against the descendents of the people who slaughtered him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak
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Country: USA
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Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, scary
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It's Alive (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Heavily pregnant Lenore Davis tells her husband, Frank, that she is in labor. They leave their eleven year-old son Chris with their friend Charley and they head to the Community Hospital. Lenore feels that something is wrong and delivers a monster ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, serious ...
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Time: 70s, 80s
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The Beast of Yucca Flats (1961)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A Russian scientist is arriving to the states caring secret information’s. Disembarking from his plane, he and his American contacts are attacked by a pair of KGB assassins (Anthony Cardoza and John Morrison). Later, it is revealed that he has ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, rough, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, mutant, nuclear bomb, mad scientist, deadly creature, deadly, danger, psychopath, chaos, chase, creature feature, murder ...
Time: 60s
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It Lives Again (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The monster child returns - but now there are three!
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: murder, baby, mutant, monster, mischievous children, youth, babies and infants, supernatural ability, gory, psychopath, family in danger, teenage life ...
Time: 70s
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The Signal (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
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Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological ...
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: With a pocketful of drugs, Nick West takes out his girlfriend Sammy, for a shag and a good time. When they explore an abandoned asylum, the discovery of a bizarre device - a cross between an electric chair and sadistic fetish machine - transforms ...
Style: rough, atmospheric, disturbing, psychological, scary ...
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Time: contemporary
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The Day the World Ended (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A school psychologist investigates the death of a student's mother and finds the boy believes he is the son of an alien being.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary, suspense ...
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Wonderland (2011)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A new, experimental dream-melding drug called 'Wonderland' hits the streets, granting its users the ability to place their consciousness into the bodies of other people. Soon, a serial killer begins to use the drug as a way to live and die ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense, experimental ...
Plot: crimes, serial killer, deadly, suicide, murder, experiment, death, jealousy, hallucination, supernatural, danger, violence ...
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64%
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The Vanguard (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: rough, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Tomie: Beginning (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Within days after the mysterious new student Kawagami Tomie joins a high school classroom, all hell literally breaks loose. Simple in-fighting between boys and girls over Tomie's oppressive shadow soon gives way to mind-breaking violence, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, bleak, surprise ending
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Teenage Caveman (2002)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic future mankind is lives in a prehistoric manner. After killing his father for sexually assaulting his girlfriend, the son of a tribal leader runs away with a group of his teenage friends. They are taken in by Neil and Judith ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Shaft (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After the elevators at a New York City skyscraper begin inexplicably malfunctioning, putting its passengers at risk, mechanic Mark Newman (James Marshall) and reporter Jennifer Evans (Naomi Watts) begin separate investigations. Newman gets ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: elevator, deadly, mad scientist, investigation, supernatural, gory, mystery, murder, uncover truth, technology gone awry, woman in danger, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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