Movies like Hellborn

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Hellborn (2003)
 3.4
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Hellborn (2003)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: James Bishop is a young psychology resident, excited about his new job at St. Andrews Mental Hospital and the chance to help severely ill patients. The excitement changes to puzzlement, concern and finally terror as some of those patients mysteriously die and James' efforts to find the cause results in increasingly strange behavior from the St. Andrews staff. Things begin to clarify when James finally encounters the Harvester...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary, contemplative
Plot: mental institution, human experiment, supernatural, psychopath, mystery, mental illness, mentally unstable, doctors and patients, power relations, crimes, serial killer, ghost, investigation, supernatural ability, murder, insanity, devil worship, torture, doctor, misfit, hospital, idealism, mind game, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary

Most similar movies to Hellborn

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and psychological films with plots about deadly, crimes, murder, supernatural, danger, serial killer and psychopath mostly in Horror, Thriller and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Hellborn: Madhouse (2004), Dark Asylum (2001), Breaking Dawn (2004), The Devil's Chair (2007), Nightmare Detective (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Madhouse (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young psychiatric intern unearths secrets about the mental health facility in which he works.
Style: scary, serious, psychological, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychiatry, mentally unstable, mental institution, mind game, intern, murder, ghost, mental illness, investigation, supernatural, woman in danger, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.2
 851
Dark Asylum (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Asylum is a taut psychological thriller about a deranged fearsome killer running lose in an abandoned high security Asylum. Pitting the county psychiatrist Dr. Maggie Belham against the psychotic maniac, Dr Belham is trapped in a maze of corridors, ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, mental institution, survival, mind game, danger, mentally unstable, mental illness, murder, slasher, master criminal, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Breaking Dawn (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Within the confines of an insane asylum languish many would-be seers and messiahs. Medical students meet them day in, day out. But when Eve meets Don Wake, she discovers he's not your run-of-the-mill paranoic. In fact, his visions of her life ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, bleak, mind bending, serious
Plot: mental institution, paranoia, mental illness, mentally unstable, mystery, investigation, danger, crimes, deadly, doctors and patients, uncover truth, murder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Devil's Chair (2007)
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 ...
Plot: mental institution, murder, abandoned building, uncover truth, supernatural, psychopath, gory, supernatural ability, deadly, serial killer, slasher, ghost ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Nightmare Detective (2006)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Three people in Tokyo take a surreal voyage of self-discovery through memory and nightmares. "O" intends suicide while talking on a cell-phone with a stranger he meets on line who plans a simultaneous suicide. Events take a horrifying ...
Style: psychological, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: serial killer, supernatural, mind game, police investigation, deadly, rivalry, danger, crimes, mystery, supernatural ability, psychopath, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Attic Expeditions (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Trevor Blackburn is accused of murdering his girlfriend, Faith, in a brutal ritual. He's sentenced to live in an experimental rehabilitation community and falls into a coma. When he wakes up, he meets the mysterious Dr. Elk, who tortures Trevor ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, rough, dark humor, scary ...
Plot: murder, mental institution, mental illness, surgery, mad scientist, losing-it hero, mind game, supernatural, psychopath, mystery, mentally unstable, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.2
 569
Disturbed (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 10 years ago the perverse Dr. Russell couldn't resist the beauty of a young patient in his mental clinic and raped her one night. When she plunged herself from the roof shortly after, he described it as consequence of her heavy depressions. Now ...
Style: serious, scary, tense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, mental institution, rivalry, losing-it hero, deadly, supernatural, mentally unstable, mysterious character, life is a bitch, investigation, mental illness, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.5
 6K
Asylum (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young psychiatrist applies for a job at a mental asylum, and must pass a test by interviewing four patients. He must figure out which of the patients, is in fact, the doctor that he would be replacing if hired.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, anthology, disturbing ...
Plot: mental institution, objects come to life, murder, supernatural, serial killer, investigation, mad scientist, mind game, haunted by the past, vengeance, missing person, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 3.4
 122
Pink Eye (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Pink Eye is set in a small town in upstate New York, at a prison-like, dilapidated insane asylum where secret drug testing has gone inexplicably wrong. Patients are dying in sick and twisted ways and those who survive are becoming raging, homicidal ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, vengeance, experiment gone awry, survival, supernatural, psychopath, gory, doctors and patients, mentally unstable, deadly, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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
Plot: slasher, curses spells and rituals, murder, vengeance, psychopath, ghost, supernatural, deadly, danger, crimes, college, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.8
 5K
Devour (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Friends become increasingly addicted to a video game that has an evil agenda.
Style: scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, occult, supernatural ability, gory, teenage life, high school, obsession, deadly, youth, nightmare ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.0
 2K
The Sender (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A disturbed telepathic man is able to transmit his dreams and visions into the minds of the people around him.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, mental institution, mental illness, mind game, misfit, supernatural ability, mentally unstable, danger, psychopath, doctors and patients, psychic, mind control ...
Time: 80s, year 1965
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.3
 306
Scar (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While hiking in a remote forest, college student Zack disappears, leaving nothing but a bloody trail for his traumatized friend Tom. Now a year later and plagued by nightmares, Tom returns to the woods with Zack's girlfriend Jenny in a last ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: murder, small town, serial killer, investigation, missing person, danger, gory, deadly, crimes, mystery, amateur detective, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 1.8
 209
Severed (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A ritualistic serial killer is beheading victims all over a city, and those surrounding the case are pulled into his world as they try and stop him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: murder, slasher, serial killer, danger, psychopath, rivalry, deadly, supernatural, who done it, police detective, bounty hunter, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Pinocchio's Revenge (1996)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Defense attorney Jennifer Garrick acquires a Pinocchio puppet from a condemned serial killer. Her pre-teen daughter, Zoe, mistakes the puppet as a birthday present and grows attached to her new friend. Suddenly, accidents begin to happen to those ...
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, serious
Plot: vengeance, mental illness, serial killer, crimes, supernatural, danger, evil doll, murder, demon, pinocchio, schizophrenia, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.8
 106K
Gothika (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a car crash, a criminal psychologist (Halle Berry) comes to, only to find that she's a patient in the same mental institution that currently employs her. It seems she's been accused of murdering her husband -- but she has no memory ...
Style: scary, psychological, psycho film, suspenseful, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, mental illness, investigation, serial killer, protagonist as suspect, mystery, mind game, supernatural, psychiatrist, crazy, insanity, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new hampshire, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.8
 541
Haunts (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman haunted by psychosexual nightmares begins to believe her father is responsible for a series of scissor-murders.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious ...
Plot: murder, slasher, small town, village, supernatural, zombie, serial killer, repression, farm, mental illness, village life, small town life ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Stranger from Afar (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A fear-obsessed freelance cameraman investigates an urban legend involving mysterious spirits that haunt the subways of Tokyo.
Style: disturbing, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, psychopath, murder, obsession, vampire, haunted by the past, slasher, mystery, investigation, danger, deadly, gory ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Maniac on the Loose (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A patient described as "Extremely Dangerous" has escaped from the local psychiatric hospital. Fearing that he'll lose his job if word gets out, the head of the hospital, Dr. Franklin Grimm, desperately attempts to cover up the escape. ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: mental illness, hospital, danger, deadly, doctors and patients, crimes, mystery, maniac, slasher, escape, patient, buried truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Pumpkinhead: Ashes to Ashes (2006)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, USA, Romania, Switzerland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: He threw their loved ones into a swamp. Now they want revenge... But when a demon does their dirty work, it comes at a price.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, dark humor
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vengeance, murder, monster, slasher, crimes, small town, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, supernatural ability, master villain, deadly creature, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Something Weird (1967)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An accident victim makes a deal with a particularly hideous witch, in which he receives extraordinary ESP powers. He uses these powers to help the police solve crimes.
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, murder, serial killer, danger, gory, good versus evil, ghost, supernatural ability, partners against crime, crimes, deadly, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.7
 112
Anna's Eve (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the dedicated social worker Anna Liu finds the boy Michael Duncan dreadfully murdered in the kitchen of his house and his mother Eve Duncan missing, she has a nervous breakdown. Eight months later, she is still recovering using pills and living ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: ghost, murder, family in danger, supernatural, afterlife, missing child, family problems, custody, crimes, domestic disturbance, supernatural ability, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Nightmare Man (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After receiving a mysterious demonic African mask in the mail, Ellen Morris is attacked by a "being" she refers to as THE NIGHTMARE MAN. Her doctors and husband, William believe Ellen is a paranoid schizophrenic and needs to spend some ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, slasher, psychopath, nightmare, supernatural ability, ghost, on the run, serial killer, deadly, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Slaughterhouse Massacre (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Follow the story of several attractive teenagers as they try to have a fun time in a slaughter house after dark...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: college, slasher, uncover truth, murder, psychopath, gory, crimes, ghost, youth, supernatural, serial killer, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.4
 89
The Evil One (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Chicago's Englewood is a neighborhood where death is an everyday reality, but a serial killer on the loose has raised the terror quotient tenfold with the brutality of his crimes. When a newspaper photographer uncovers evidence linking the ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: serial killer, investigation, haunted by the past, vengeance, murder, crimes, deadly, supernatural, violence spree, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.5
 12K
In Dreams (1999)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A suburban housewife learns that she has psychic connections to a serial killer, and can predict this person's motives through her dreams.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, scary, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, supernatural, mystery, kidnapping, supernatural ability, deadly, danger, investigation, haunted by the past, woman in danger, hospital ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.9
 4K
Patrick (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Patrick lays comatose in a small private hospital, his only action being his involuntary spitting. When a pretty young nurse, just separated from her husband, begins work at the hospital, she senses that Patrick is communicating with her, and he ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: hospital, psychic power, psychopath, isolation, mental institution, supernatural, confined, danger, doctors and patients, power relations, deadly, coma ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.4
 627
Bad Karma (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mental Patient terrorizes her Psychiatrist who she believes is the reincarnation of Jack the Ripper.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, sexy, scary ...
Plot: reincarnation, murder, mental institution, femme fatale, supernatural, serial killer, crimes, danger, deadly, slasher, power relations, psychopath ...
Time: 19th century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 2K
Cover Up (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1957, Dorothy and Edmund Yates (Keith and Rupert Davies) were committed to an institution for the criminally insane, she for acts of murder and cannibalism and he for covering up her crimes. Fifteen years later, they are pronounced fit for ...
Style: cult film, scary, serious, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: mental institution, slasher, serial killer, psychopath, murder, mental illness, danger, family life, haunted by the past, woman in danger, who done it, isolation ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.1
 2K
Mister Frost (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Frost is arrested and committed for murder after he is apprehended burying his victims in the garden. However, even while under psychiatric care and tight hospital security, it becomes obvious that Mr. Frost is not all he seems to be, but he is ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious
Plot: murder, psychopath, investigation, serial killer, mental institution, mystery, crimes, hospital, doctors and patients, law enforcement, crime, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%