Movies like The Halfway House

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The Halfway House (2004)
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The Halfway House (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Young girls are disappearing in and around the Mary Magdalen Halfway House for Troubled Girls.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, sexual, offbeat, sexy
Plot: psycho killer, investigation, voyeurism, human sacrifice, evil nun, supernatural, confined, gory, woman in danger, crimes, clergy, sexual abuse, slasher, danger, deadly creature, good versus evil, monster, violence, murder, lesbian sex, missing person, prison life, working undercover, demon, missing child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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Most similar movies to The Halfway House

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, rough and serious films with plots about deadly, danger, gory, slasher, crimes, murder and female nudity mostly in Horror, Comedy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Halfway House: Sorority Party Massacre (2012), Skinned Deep (2004), Scarecrow (2002), Blood Dolls (1999), Return to Horror High (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sorority Party Massacre (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In danger of losing his badge, a big city detective agrees to aid a small town sheriff in a routine missing persons investigation only to discover that at least one girl has gone missing in this sleepy fishing town each year for the last twenty ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, humorous, scary, semi serious ...
Plot: missing person, serial killer, slasher, danger, crimes, gory, violence spree, woman in danger, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), sorority, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Reykjavik Whale Watching Massacre (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Iceland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An epic tale about a group of whale watchers, whose ship breaks down and they get picked up by a whale fisher vessel. The Fishbillies on the vessel has just gone bust, and everything goes out of control.
Style: scary, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: psychopath, escapades, confined, slasher, ship, survival, gory, crimes, danger, deadly, death, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 4.0
 2K
Skinned Deep (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The horror film Skinned Deep begins when a family suffers a flat tire on a barren stretch of road with only a diner dotting the landscape. They meet Granny, the seemingly nice old woman who runs the establishment, but they soon find that she is the ...
Style: dark humor, suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, deformity, psychopath, mutant, woman in danger, murder, deadly, serial killer, gang, crimes, abduction, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 3.6
 1K
Scarecrow (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A high school outcast who lives in a trailer with his mother finally meets a friend. He wants to ask her if they can go the next step, but then sees her kissing another boy at a party. He runs home only to find his mother having sex with a drunk. He ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak, cult film
Plot: scarecrow, supernatural, slasher, gory, martial arts, vengeance, crimes, deadly, murder, zombie, death, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Blood Dolls (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Virgil, an eccentric freak billionaire, spends his days being a "biological inventor." The "blood dolls," his newest creation, aid him in getting revenge on those who betrayed him.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: murder, slasher, betrayal, supernatural, serial killer, rivalry, psychopath, experiment gone awry, crimes, danger, vengeance, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Evil Breed: The Legend of Samhain (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Two American tourists on a romantic camping trip are brutally murdered. A few days later, during the ancient festival of Samhain, a group of American university students moves into a beautiful cottage, surrounded by a lush forest and a majestic lake ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, sexual, serious, sexy ...
Plot: slasher, deadly creature, murder, danger, youth, university, cannibalism, mutant, tourist, druid, supernatural, zombie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Return to Horror High (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A few years ago, a mysterious serial-killer caused panic on Crippen High School. The killer was never caught. A movie company, Cosmic Pictures, has decided to make a feature movie about these events - on location, at the now abandoned school. Since ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, high school, slasher, murder, gore, filmmaking, screenwriter, gory, supernatural, psychopath, who done it ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 3.9
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Bigfoot (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Something monstrous is slaughtering deer in the marshlands of Ohio, leaving them torn to shreds. Authorities believe it to be the work of a bear, but army veteran Jack Sullivan knows the truth. He has heard the creature’s name, but nothing can ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense ...
Plot: single parent, creature feature, bigfoot, family relations, crimes, legends and myths, deadly, dangerous animal, law enforcement, danger, deadly creature, monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Jersey Shore Massacre (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A typical weekend down the shore takes a bizarre turn as six girls and five obnoxious fist-pumpers become the unsuspecting targets of a deranged killer.
Style: not serious, scary, sexy, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, beach, serial killer, murder, gory, best friends, crimes, danger, deadly, looking for sex, drugs/alcohol, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.1
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Blood Feast (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: In the sleepy suburbs of Miami, seemingly normal Egyptian immigrant Fuad Ramses (Mal Arnold) runs a successful catering business. He also murders young women and plans to use their body parts to revive the goddess Ishtar. The insane Ramses ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, psychopath, zombie, gory, supernatural, woman in danger, deadly, crimes, good versus evil, supernatural ability ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 2.7
 823
Dark Harvest (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teenagers go to the family farm of one of them only to be attacked by a killer scarecrow.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: scarecrow, supernatural, deadly creature, teenager, farm, danger, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief), cornfield, survival, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Girls Gone Dead (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A group of six ex-high school cheerleaders are stalked by a killer with a medieval war hammer and battle axe during their first Spring Break from college.
Style: humorous, sexy, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Plot: murder, slasher, danger, serial killer, woman in danger, gory, best friends, deadly, crimes, beach, nudity (full frontal - brief), killing spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Bloody Bloody Bible Camp (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1977 a group of young, horny, out of control Christians are spending a fun filled weekend at the mountain lakeside Happy Day Bible Camp. One by one these youthful sinners pay a BLOODY penance for their misdeeds. Flash forward 7 years, when ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, humorous, dark humor, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, psychopath, murder, danger, camp, deadly, nun, crimes, profanity, catholicism, death, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1977
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
I Didn't Come Here to Die (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The story of six young volunteers working on a humanitarian project in the woods. Horrific accidents, rash decisions and the unpredictability of human nature leads them all to the same disturbing conclusion.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic
Plot: gory, crimes, deadly, human nature, suicide by hanging, head bashed in, gore, axe, camp, obscene finger gesture, hit by a car, no cell phone signal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Andre the Butcher (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Andre the Butcher will make sure you pay for your sins.
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: slasher, confined, psychopath, survival, gory, deadly, danger, isolation, violence spree, mind game, supernatural, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Killjoy Goes To Hell (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Killjoy is back in the fourth installment of the demonic clown series. This time Killjoy is being accused of not being evil, since he let one of his victims(Sandie) get away. Killjoy must rely on his only chance of proving how evil he really is... ...
Style: witty, scary, serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly creature, supernatural, crimes, slasher, deadly, rivalry, graphic violence, electric chair, evil clown, blood, clown
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 3.7
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Monsturd (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A serial killer mutates with a chemical inside a sewer, to become a monster made of human waste just as the FBI and police are onto him.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, mad scientist, serial killer, laboratory, experiment gone awry, gory, psychopath, mutant, supernatural, crimes, danger, toxic waste ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Slaughter (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A turn of the century ritual to raise the feminine evil goes horribly awry and leaves a she demon dormant on the ceremonial grounds. Sixty years later a young couple moves into a house built on the ancient grounds and their daughter's murder ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: gory, haunted house, danger, supernatural ability, ghost, friendship, supernatural, mentally unstable, curses spells and rituals, machete, human sacrifice, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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The Orphan Killer (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The Orphan Killer is a tour de force murder flick that defies classification. It goes far beyond current trends in gore and breaks open a new suffering genre of horror. Marcus Miller is a serial murderer hellbent on teaching his estranged sister ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, dark ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, danger, vengeance, siblings relations, serial killer, family relations, gory, haunted by the past, crimes, deadly, orphan ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.5
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Blood Beach (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Something or someone is attacking people one by one on the beach. Some of them are mutilated, but most of them are sucked into the sand, disappearing without a trace. What is the creature responsible? Where does it live, and where did it come from? ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, suspense, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, monster, investigation, gory, supernatural, crimes, escapades, danger, deadly, missing person, death, slasher ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.6
 2K
Jason Z (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: At an exclusive, secluded North American ski resort up on Mount Rocky Summit, brutal slashing, severing and beheading on a group of teenagers are taking place and are believed to be the work of a mysterious skier dressed in black.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Plot: snowboard, slasher, danger, serial killer, psychopath, crimes, gory, skiing, survival, teenage life, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Camp Slaughter (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While searching for a way out of the woods, a group of lost friends stumble upon Camp Hiawatha and take up with the teens who are bunking there. But the party's over when they discover that this camp is literally stuck in a time warp -- 1981, ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, slasher, serial killer, psychopath, teenage life, crimes, danger, youth, deadly, gory, in the woods, stalking ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Black Devil Doll (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Five hot sexy young big-breasted chicks are raped, abused, tortured, and killed (?) by an evil jive-ass talking doll possessed by the spirit of an executed black militant death row inmate. Who will survive...
Style: scary, dark humor, bloody, brutal, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: killer doll, sexual abuse, strong sexual content, slasher, psychopath, supernatural, danger, violence spree, gory, chaos, curses spells and rituals, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Luther the Geek (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: As a young child Luther The Geek or "The Freak" witnesses a band of men goading a geek (a man who bites off chicken's heads and drinks the blood) into performing. In the ensuing hullabaloo, Luther bites his lip and likes the taste of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, scary, serious
Plot: murder, slasher, blood, shotgun, geek, shower, chicken, countryside, small town, dangerous attraction, violence spree, golden years ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.7
 4K
Bad Biology (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Driven by biological excess, a young man and woman search for sexual fulfillment, unaware of each other's existence. Unfortunately, they eventually meet, and the bonding of these two very unusual human beings ends in an explosive and ultimately ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, erotic, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: erection, voyeurism, dangerous attraction, love affair, looking for sex, sexual relations, danger, strong sexual content, orgasm, body horror, murder, dying during sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Slaughterhouse (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The owner of a slaughterhouse facing foreclosure instructs his 350lbs, mentally retarded son to go on a killing spree against the people who want to buy his property.
Style: dark humor, scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, mentally challenged, murder, slaughterhouse, vengeance, gory, deadly, danger, buddies, rock, pig, police investigation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.2
 1K
Sweatshop (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of friends break into an abandoned factory in order to throw a impromptu party; unaware that it is not as empty as they originally believed.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: slasher, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, teenage life, gory, isolation, strong violent content, youth, deadly, confined, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Psychos in Love (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A strip-joint owner and a manicurist find that they have many things in common, the foremost being that they are psychotic serial killers. They fall in love and are happy being the family that slays together, until one day they come up against a ...
Style: dark humor, suspenseful, humorous, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, psychopath, fall in love, violence, psychotic, love affair, murderous pair, danger, investigation, serial killer, cannibal ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Death by Engagement (2005)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two police detectives try to track down a vicious serial killer bent on reclaiming his mother's family heirloom wedding ring as it passes from bride to bride with the killer always one step behind, and the detectives one step behind the killer.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, psychopath, police investigation, obsession, vengeance, track down, deadly, danger, law enforcement, crimes, police detective, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Halloween Night (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Halloween Night starts as a young boy named Chris Vale (Sam Stone) witnesses his mum (Jan Anderson) get raped & then murdered before being horribly burnt by a jet of steam from a pipe. Jump forward 'Ten Years Later' on ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, halloween, murder of a nude woman, danger, crimes, youth, psychopath, mental institution, violence spree, halloween party, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%