Movies like The Devil's Chair

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The Devil's Chair (2007)
 4.8
 3K
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 drugged-out bliss into agony and despair
Style: psychological, scary, atmospheric, rough, disturbing, slasher, suspenseful, serious
Plot: mental institution, murder, abandoned building, psychopath, supernatural, uncover truth, serial killer, ghost, supernatural ability, hospital, psychotic, crimes, life is a bitch, student life, rivalry, electric chair, custody, false accusation, mind game, voyeurism, haunted by the past, massacre, sex, drugs, demon ...
Time: contemporary

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Most similar movies to The Devil's Chair

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and slasher films with plots about deadly, psychopath, danger, crimes, gory, serial killer and supernatural mostly in Horror, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Devil's Chair: Asylum (2008), The Slaughterhouse Massacre (2005), Cradle of Fear (2001), Devour (2005), Cover Up (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.0
 4K
Asylum (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The teenager Madison McBride is traumatized by the loss of her deranged father when she was nine years old and the suicide of her beloved brother Brandon one year ago. She decides to join the Richard Miller University, where Brandon committed ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, ghost, haunted by the past, doctors and patients, mental institution, isolation, social misfits, serial killer, youth, supernatural, mind game, college ...
Time: 1930s, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, ghost, uncover truth, youth, crimes, psychopath, murder, rivalry, serial killer, supernatural, mind game, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: dallas texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Cradle of Fear (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A gruesome homage to the cult Amicus anthology Asylum, Cradle of Fear unfolds four screamplays all linked by the unspeakable need of an incarcerated child killer to wreak vengeance on those responsible for his imprisonment. Helped by deranged angel ...
Style: slasher, gothic, rough, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: goth, murder, obsession, serial killer, violence spree, mind game, mysterious character, master and servant, supernatural ability, fear, sadism, heist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 4.7
 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: serious, scary, psychological, suspenseful, slasher
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, occult, youth, supernatural ability, obsession, high school, teenage life, nightmare, afterlife, tattoo ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 6.2
 2K
Cover Up (1974)
Genre: Comedy, 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: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: mental institution, serial killer, psychopath, murder, mental illness, crimes, mind game, mystery, ghost, golden years, mysterious character, supernatural ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.4
 7K
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: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: mental institution, objects come to life, murder, supernatural, serial killer, investigation, mad scientist, mind game, vengeance, missing person, haunted by the past, mystery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 2.5
 464
Spiker (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A nightmare come to life, the Spiker is a massive pink-eyed albino and a maniac killing machine whose physical endurance borders on the fantastic. He escapes from an asylum and returns to the small town he terrorized years before, where he slashed ...
Style: slasher, tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, stalking, crimes, small town, murder, evil man, ghost, albino, violence, rivalry, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Blood Night: The Legend of Mary Hatchet (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Local teens have long commemorated the death of 'Mary Hatchet' -- a girl who took an ax and killed her family in the 1970s -- with the aptly named Blood Night. But things never got truly bloody until Mary's ghost (Samantha Facchi) ...
Style: slasher, serious, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: psychopath, urban legend, legends and myths, serial killer, survival, crimes, youth, vengeance, life is a bitch, teenage life, ghost, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Legend of Bloody Jack (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The legend of Jack The Ripper comes to real when one of his descendants revive him.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, rough
Plot: supernatural, forest, decapitation, murder, crimes, serial killer, psychopath, ghost, legends and myths, city life, curses spells and rituals, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, slasher ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, vengeance, siblings relations, haunted by the past, family relations, orphan, crimes, church, serial killer, violence, nun ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Tomie: Re-birth (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Young art student Hideo paints an unnerving portrait of Tomie, who whispers that she loves him. Inexplicably, he reacts by stabbing her to death with a painting trowel. Two friends, Takumi and Shunichi, arrive on the scene and help him dispose of ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: murder, vengeance, afterlife, supernatural, ghost, investigation, crimes, law enforcement, mind game, reincarnation, insanity, back from the dead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.4
 647
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 ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary, contemplative
Plot: mental institution, human experiment, power relations, psychopath, supernatural, mentally unstable, mystery, doctors and patients, mental illness, crimes, ghost, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.9
 1K
Dark Remains (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After their daughter is brutally murdered in their home, a grieving young couple, Allena and Julie Pkye; escape the city to find solace in the mountains. Julie photographs an abandoned prison she finds in the woods. Upon developing the prints, she ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: family in danger, losing-it hero, obsession, ghost, isolation, family problems, haunted by the past, supernatural, death in the family, murder, afterlife, mind game ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: slasher, serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Plot: crimes, supernatural, ghost, psychopath, murder, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, deadly creature, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, serial killer, college ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 2.6
 5K
Death Tunnel (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: For an initiation stunt, five college women are locked in a Kentucky hospital built in 1910 where 63,000 people died from a disease known as the "white plague". Deep under the hospital is the "Death Tunnel" which once were used ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, psychological, slasher
Plot: afterlife, plague, ghost, tunnel, uncover truth, mysterious character, mind game, haunted by the past, initiation, abandoned hospital, survival, school ...
Time: 20th century, year 1932
Place: kentucky, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.0
 7K
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: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, zombie, supernatural, woman in danger, crimes, supernatural ability, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, violence spree, brutality ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Experiment in Torture (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Lured by the smell of easy money, beautiful, exotic dancers agree to spend the weekend at the remote mountain getaway of a wealthy voyeur. Once there, the girls are drugged, tied up and slowly tortured to death with everything from a blowtorch to an ...
Style: scary, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, crimes, dancer's life, kidnapping, woman in danger, mental institution, fear, murder, hide and seek, truth or dare, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 1.8
 236
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: slasher, serious, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, rivalry, supernatural, psychopath, bounty hunter, crimes, law enforcement, investigation, master criminal, police investigation, private detective ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 5.4
 7K
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, rough, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental institution, psychiatry, mentally unstable, ghost, intern, murder, supernatural, investigation, mental illness, mind game, psychopath, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.6
 631
Home Sick (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A maniac with a suitcase full of razorblades unleashes a super human killer upon a group of kids in a small Alabama town. They must take up arms with a insane Chili enthusiast if they want to survive.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, afterlife, serial killer, survival, supernatural, supernatural ability, crimes, superhuman powers, ghost, curses spells and rituals, uninvited guest, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.3
 847
Seance (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Over Thanksgiving weekend, all but five students in an old Manhattan building that's now a college dormitory leave for home: staying on one floor are roommates Lauren, Melina, and Alison, plus her boyfriend Diego and Grant, a loner in a room ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, suspense, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, seance, supernatural, college, haunted by the past, youth, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, college life, thanksgiving, psychopath, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Amityville: It's About Time (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an old clock arrives at home as a gift, strange things begin to happen. The family that proudly assigned a privileged place to the clock in the living room, is unaware that this thing is a link to an old and evil house...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, supernatural ability, parents and children, murder, suburbs, vengeance, psychopath, mentally unstable ...
Time: 90s, year 1992, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Pumpkin Karver (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A feature film based on a story in which a young man is stabbed to death on the evening of October 31, 2003. One year later, at a Halloween party, six people were brutally butchered in a remote location. The victims faces were carved and mutilated ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, rough, scary
Plot: psychopath, haunted by the past, serial killer, mistaken identity, isolation, mind game, crimes, starting over, prank, holiday horror, siblings relations, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 3.1
 7K
Seed (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After surviving the electric chair, convicted serial killer Max Seed is buried alive. He digs himself out of the grave and goes on a killing spree. Taking revenge on the men who put him there and random unfortunates alike.
Style: slasher, serious, disturbing, rough, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: electric chair, serial killer, revenge, death row, sadistic horror, psychopath, murder, violence spree, false accusation, criminal's revenge, mind game, master criminal ...
Time: 70s, year 1979
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.7
 139
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: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, murder, supernatural, family in danger, supernatural ability, amateur detective, crimes, domestic disturbance, family problems, afterlife, missing child, custody ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
American Gothic (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When six friends fly off on a weekend getaway and are suddenly plagued by engine trouble, they're forced to land on a remote island. Looking for shelter, they're grateful to encounter Ma and Pa and their children - an eccentric family ...
Style: slasher, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: island, isolated house, murder, crimes, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, isolation, serial killer, confined, ghost, psychopath, necrophilia ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.9
 728
Snuff-Movie (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Romania, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Boris Arkadin is a horror film maker. His pregnant wife was brutally murdered by a Manson-like gang of hippy psychopaths during the 1960s. He becomes a virtual recluse - until years later he directs his own snuff inspired movies. He invites actors ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: bondage, psychopath, obsession, filmmaking, murder, haunted by the past, estate, voyeurism, hanging, strong violent content, crimes, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.5
 3K
Carver (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on true events
Style: suspenseful, rough, slasher, scary, brutal ...
Plot: torture, psychopath, brutality, murder, sadism, crimes, stalking, wilderness, friendship, maniac, death, bloodbath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.7
 510
Living Hell (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Family is the source of all evil, in this aspiring horror film which traces its descent from The Texas Chainsaw Massacre gore and the atmospheric Hammer films. Chiyo, an old woman and her granddaughter, Yuki, are the sole survivors of a horrendous ...
Style: psychological, rough, disturbing, bleak, serious ...
Plot: murder, premonition, life is a bitch, supernatural, family in danger, domestic disturbance, serial killer, isolation, disability, family relations, family problems, journalism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.8
 632
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: slasher, scary, serious, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: murder, farm, repression, village, mental illness, small town, zombie, serial killer, supernatural, social relations, religions or cults, psychopath ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%