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Campfire Stories (2001)
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Campfire Stories (2001)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two teens on their way to a backwoods party come across a beautiful young woman having car trouble. Their search for help only gets them lost, deep in the woods, where they meet Forest Ranger Bill with a penchant for scary stories. The campfire flickers long into the night as the ranger uses words to weave his tapestry of terror, filling their young minds with a host of horrific images that will be burned into your consciousness long after the fire's last embers have gone out. Insane doctors, Indian ghosts, bad drugs, a deranged handyman with shiny new shears - all that and more awaits anyone brave enough to stay until sunrise... if you live that long! - Written by Schleppy
Style: scary, psychological, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, slasher, surprise ending, anthology
Plot: afterlife, murder, supernatural, teenage life, serial killer, youth, psychopath, mentally unstable, danger, isolation, gory, deadly, ghost, in the woods, legends and myths, escaped mental patient, storytelling, crimes, americana, cons and scams, teenager, native american, mental institution, violence, forest ...
Time: contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and slasher films with plots about deadly, murder, crimes, danger, serial killer, psychopath and gory mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Campfire Stories: Bloody Murder (2000), Hayride (2012), Face (2004), Boo (2005), Bloody Murder 2: Closing Camp (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bloody Murder (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Julie McConnell is one of a dozen camp counselors working to re-open a summer camp when a series of murders and disappearances begin commited by a hockey masked killer who may be the urban legend killer Trevor Moorehouse. When Julie looks into the ...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: murder, summer camp, serial killer, confined, danger, teenage life, vengeance, crimes, deadly, rivalry, survival, psychopath ...
Time: 90s
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Hayride (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A college student returning home for Halloween is forced to face his childhood fears when an escaped killer takes refuge in his family's "Haunted Hayride".
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: psychopath, deadly, crimes, youth, halloween, danger, murder, small town, death, brutality, violence, mental patient ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alabama
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Face (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lee Hyun-min, who works reconstructing faces from skull, quits his work in a institute to stay with his Beta-allergic daughter Jin that was submitted to a transplant of heart by the specialist Dr. Yoon. The newcomer researcher to the institute Jung ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, ghost, psychopath, supernatural, danger, police investigation, transplant, afterlife, law enforcement, prostitute, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Boo (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The friends Emmett, Freddy, Marie, Kevin and his reluctant girlfriend Jessie decide to spend the Halloween night in an abandoned hospital. Meanwhile, the younger Allan meets the old friend of his father Arlo Ray Baines and asks him to help to find ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, haunted by the past, mysterious character, danger, ghost, mental institution, human experiment, deadly, supernatural, violence, childhood trauma, isolation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bloody Murder 2: Closing Camp (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Trevor Moorhouse returns! Coming to Placid Pines is difficult for Tracy, who's brother, Jason, was one of Trevor's victims near the end of the original. When Tracy's nightmares begin to come true as one by one the counselors are ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, summer camp, murder, violence spree, danger, deadly, crimes, who done it, woman in danger, supernatural, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
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Asylum (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
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: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, ghost, haunted by the past, mental institution, doctors and patients, isolation, gory, supernatural, social misfits, serial killer, youth, danger ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, slasher
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, occult, deadly, teenage life, obsession, high school, gory, supernatural ability, youth, nightmare ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Snow White: A Deadly Summer (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A troubled teenage girl finds herself in a web of lies and deceit when her stepmother attempts to murder her by sending her to a discipline camp.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, slasher, tense ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, isolation, youth, danger, deadly, crimes, in the woods, teenage life, graphic violence, gory, boot camp ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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, rough, suspenseful ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Fear Runs Silent (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When high school science teacher, Mr.Hill, convinces his student, Kerry Johnson, and a group of her friends to go on an overnight field trip, they find themselves face to face with the darkest side of terror. Not even their worst nightmares will ...
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, rough, scary
Plot: supernatural, murder, decapitation, forest, imaginary, serial killer, crimes, danger, psychopath, gory, deadly, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Satan's Playground (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: SATAN'S PLAYGROUND is a supernatural shocker chronicling a family's spine-tingling odyssey in New Jersey's legendary Pine Barrens region. En route to a wilderness camping retreat, their car inexplicably breaks down. As darkness falls, ...
Style: slasher, surreal, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
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Time: contemporary
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Adam & Evil (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of sexy high school graduates are ready for a weekend of serious partying at a remote camp ground. Soon a murderer is on the loose...
Style: slasher, rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: survival, serial killer, deadly, danger, who done it, crimes, psychopath, isolation, teenage life, murder, confined, youth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Soft for Digging (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A man wanders into the woods in search of his cat and witnesses a murder
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Officer Joe Vickers would probably make a good policeman if it weren't for his two nasty habits. Firstly, he is a devoted satanist; secondly - he likes to kill people. When he meets a group of teenagers spending their vacation in a wood hut, he ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Slaughterhouse Massacre (2005)
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Lost Things (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
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Duration: 83 min.
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Dark Remains (2005)
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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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dead Scared (2004)
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Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dead Mary (2007)
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Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
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The Stranger from Afar (2004)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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 ...
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Duration: 110 min.
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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, ...
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Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
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Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
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Blood Ranch (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Woods Have Eyes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of young campers wander into the backwoods of upstate New York to see if Cappy's Cabin--a place they think exists only in urban legend--is real, they find themselves in a twisted game of predator and prey as night begins to fall. ...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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My Pure Joy (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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