Movies like Martin 1977

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Martin (1977)
 7.1
 10K
Martin (1977)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Martin sedates women with a syringe full of narcotics and then slices their wrists with a razor blade so he can drink their blood. Martin, who comes to live with his uncle and cousin in the dying town of Braddock, Pennsylvania, has romantic monochrome visions of vampiric seductions and torch-lit mobs, but it is impossible to tell how seriously he takes them.
Style: cult film, surreal, suspenseful, scary, tense, psychological, atmospheric, offbeat, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: vampire, radio show, murder, supernatural, curse, hidden identity, teenage life, crimes, golden years, socially awkward, violence, serial killer, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, shyness, delusion, razor blade, necrophilia, psychopath, curses spells and rituals, coming of age, deadly, sex on a train, older woman younger man relationship, syringe, blood ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: pittsburgh, usa, romania

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Most similar movies to Martin

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, cult film and suspenseful films with plots about blood, violence, murder, deadly, death, nudity (full frontal - brief) and gory mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Martin: Maniac (1980), May (2002), The Exorcist III (1990), Two Evil Eyes (1990), Who's Watching Oliver (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Maniac (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A psychotic man, troubled by his childhood abuse, loose in NYC, kills young women and takes their scalps as trophies. Will he find the perfect woman in photographer Anna, and end his killing spree?
Style: disturbing, splatter, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: model, knife murder, serial killer, gory, gore, sadistic horror, violence spree, murder, psychopath, stalking, prostitute, mentally unstable ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1979
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city, new jersey
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100%
 6.6
 35K
May (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Psychological horror about a lonely young woman traumatized by a difficult childhood, and her increasingly desperate attempts to connect with the people around her.
Style: gothic, psychological, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: student film
Plot: mental illness, obsession, serial killer, loneliness, murder, cannibalism, destructive relationship, psychopath, blind character, insanity, female stalker, freak ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Exorcist III (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set fifteen years after the original film, The Exorcist III centers around the philosophical Lieutenant William F. Kinderman who is investigating a baffling series of murders around Georgetown that all contain the hallmarks of The Gemini, a deceased ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, police detective, priest, mental institution, killing spree, possession, catholic church, demonic possession, supernatural horror, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1998, 1990s, 90s
Place: washington d.c., usa, copenhagen, india, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Two Evil Eyes (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two horror segments based on Edgar Allan Poe stories set in and around the city of Pittsburgh. "The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar" concerns a cheating wife who is trying to scam her dying husband out of millions by having her ...
Style: anthology, suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious ...
Plot: zombie, hypnosis, murder, greed, ghost, rivalry, investigation, nightmare, hallucination, photographer, cat, gory ...
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: america, new york, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Who's Watching Oliver (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA, Thailand
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The story of a mentally unstable loner lost in a life forced upon him. By night Oliver aimlessly wanders the streets and bars on what can only be described as a truly shocking and humiliating killing spree. His only savior and possible way out of a ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspenseful, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: killing spree, mental illness, mother son incest, serial killer, murder, abusive father, violence, abusive mother, male rape victim, psychological abuse, emotional abuse, homicidal maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Addiction (1995)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A vampiric doctoral student tries to follow the philosophy of a nocturnal comrade and control her thirst for blood.
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: vampire, addiction, university, philosophy, drug abuse, obsession, life is a bitch, supernatural, human nature, blood, infection, mass murder ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.4
 27K
Possession (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A young woman left her family for an unspecified reason. The husband determines to find out the truth and starts following his wife. At first, he suspects that a man is involved. But gradually, he finds out more and more strange behaviors and ...
Style: surreal, psychological, atmospheric, controversial, mind bending ...
Plot: hysteria, obsession, sexual perversion, perversion, monster, supernatural, family problems, infidelity, marriage crisis, insanity, surrealism, husband wife estrangement ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: germany, berlin germany, west berlin west germany, europe, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.8
 2K
Bad Ronald (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A shy teenager accidentally kills a mocking peer, and his mother helps him hide in a spare room in their house. Problems arise when the mother goes for an operation and dies, and the house is sold to a new family, with the teen still living inside.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: murder, voyeur, psychopath, secret, mental illness, voyeurism, death of mother, hidden room, mysterious character, crimes, social misfits, teenage life ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 6.6
 10K
Brain Damage (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A normal, average guy who lives in New York City becomes dependent on an evil, disembodied brain.
Style: surreal, semi serious, scary, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: body horror, addiction, hallucination, parasite, dark humor, drug abuse, monster, junkyard, murder, surrealism, brain damage, love triangle ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.7
 15K
The Entity (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Barbara Hershey stars as Carla Moran, a hard-working single mother until the night she is raped in her bedroom by someone - or something - that she cannot see. Despite skeptical psychiatrists, she is repeatedly attacked in her car, in the bath, and ...
Style: psychological, scary, disturbing, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, demon rape, invisibility, sexual abuse, ghost, supernatural, sexual humiliation, woman in danger, single parent, good versus evil, serial rapist, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.6
 19K
Deadgirl (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When high school misfits Rickie and JT decide to ditch school and find themselves lost in the crumbling facility of a nearby abandoned hospital, they come face-to-face with a gruesome discovery: a body of a woman stripped naked, chained to a table ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sexual perversion, necrophilia, sexual abuse, rape, mental institution, moral dilemma, depravity, best friends, mentally unstable, high school, teenager, zombie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Interview with the Vampire (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A vampire relates his epic life story of love, betrayal, loneliness, and dark hunger to an over-curious reporter.
Style: gothic, captivating, suspenseful, gloomy, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vampire, immortality, supernatural, loneliness, vampire human love, haunted by the past, goth, dark hero, human nature, manipulations, aristocracy, vampirism ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, victorian era, 1870s, year 1988 ...
Place: paris france, san francisco, new orleans, louisiana, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.1
 6K
Images (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Schizophrenic housewife, engulfed by terrorizing apparitions, kills off each, unknowing if these demons are merely figments of her hallucinatory imagination or part of reality.
Style: stylized, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: mental illness, psychopath, schizophrenia, delusion, infidelity, couple relations, strong female presence, crimes, deadly, unfulfillment, love and romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.1
 3K
Nadja (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This ultra-hip, post-modern vampire tale is set in contemporary New York City. Members of a dysfunctional family of vampires are trying to come to terms with each other, in the wake of their father's death. Meanwhile, they are being hunted by ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, scary, tense ...
Plot: vampire, haunted by the past, injustice, couples, family relations, supernatural, deadly, stalking, twins, parents and children, family life, addiction ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.3
 29K
Sleepaway Camp (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Slightly disturbed and painfully shy Angela Baker is sent away to summer camp with her cousin. Not long after Angela's arrival, things start to go horribly wrong for anyone with sinister or less than honorable intentions.
Style: slasher, disturbing, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, murder, summer camp, rivalry, serial killer, teenage life, danger, youth, mental illness, deadly, violence, shyness ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
 3K
Hungry Wives (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A bored, unhappy suburban housewife gets mixed up in witchcraft and murder.
Style: gloomy, psychological, atmospheric, realistic, serious ...
Plot: nightmare, housewife, witch, witchcraft, curses spells and rituals, suburbs, couples, religions or cults, family problems, suburban life, woman in danger, infidelity ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Slumber Party Massacre (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An 18-year-old high school girl is left at home by her parents and decides to have a slumber party. Meanwhile, a mass murderer with a propensity for power tools has escaped from prison, and eventually makes his way to the party where the guests ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, high school, psychopath, neighbor, slumber party, gory, killing spree, deadly, crimes, youth, mind game ...
Time: 80s
Place: venice beach california, venice california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 8.4
 936K
The Shining (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the winter. But they aren't prepared for the madness that lurks within.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, scary, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: isolation, insanity, supernatural, evil, ghost, danger, stephen king, hotel, nervous breakdown, psychic, psychopath, trapped ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 1920s
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado, oregon, miami ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 4.6
 1K
Fear No Evil (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: High school student turns out to be personification of Lucifer. Two archangels in human form (as women) take him on.
Style: atmospheric, serious, scary, disturbing, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, reincarnation, supernatural, high school, satan, revenge, rivalry, supernatural ability, social misfits, afterlife, religions or cults, society ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
From a Whisper to a Scream (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The uncle of an executed murderess relates four stories of his hometown, Oldfield, to a reporter. In the first, an elderly man pursues a romance with a younger woman, even to the grave and beyond. In the second, a wounded man on the run from ...
Style: anthology, slasher, serious, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: voodoo, necrophilia, american civil war, murder, supernatural, swamp, civil war, librarian, deadly, soldier, crimes, gangsters ...
Time: 19th century, 50s, year 1933, 1950s, 1930s
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.1
 9K
White Dog (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A trainer attempts to retrain a vicious dog that's been raised to kill black people.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, thought provoking ...
Plot: dog, racist, racism, murder, friendship, hate, dangerous animal, life is a bitch, actor's life, crimes, danger, small town life ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Lesbian Vampires (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: West Germany, Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An erotic horror tale about a vixen vampiress seducing and killing women to appease her insatiable thirst for female blood.
Style: erotic, surreal, psychological, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: lesbian vampire, vampire, sexploitation, female full frontal nudity, erotica, lesbian sex, obsession, deadly, supernatural, dangerous attraction, cult, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: spain, turkey, istanbul turkey, constantinople
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ghoulish Count Dracula lures a naive estate agent, Jonathan Harker, to his decaying Transylvanian castle with the promise of easy money. But when he spies a portrait of the man's beautiful young wife Lucy, the vampire becomes obsessed and sets ...
Style: gothic, bleak, scary, atmospheric, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, immortality, blood, small town, surrealism, deadly, supernatural, danger, hidden identity, deadly creature, plague, introspection ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 70s, 1920s
Place: romania, transylvania, bulgaria, europe, black sea ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 6.2
 11K
Monkey Shines (1988)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A quadriplegic man is given a trained monkey help him with every day activities, until the little monkey begins to develop feelings, and rage, against its new master and those who get too close to him.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: paralysis, murder, monkey, disability, revenge, rage, experiment, vengeance, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, zombie, disorder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.1
 861
Vampire Clan (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Five friends welcome real life vampirism into their lives. They cut their own wrists and let their friends drink from them. Rod, the leader, and a very psychotic young guy, ends up killing Heathers parents and stealing their car to go on a crazy ...
Style: slasher, rough, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Plot: murder, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, uncover truth, leadership, investigation, gory, suburbs, religions or cults, vampire, youth, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 2000s, year 1996, 1990s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Teenagers in a small town are dropping like flies, apparently in the grip of mass hysteria causing their suicides. A cop's daughter, Nancy Thompson (Heather Langenkamp) traces the cause to child molester Fred Krueger (Robert Englund), who was ...
Style: slasher, scary, rough, twist ending, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: nightmare, supernatural, fear, nightmare comes true, disfigurement, teenage life, back from the dead, murder, high school, sleeping, serial killer, trapped ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1981
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.8
 11K
Lost Souls (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A small group of Catholics led by an ailing priest believe that Satan intends to become man, just as God did in the person of Jesus. The writings of a possessed mental patient lead them to Peter Kelson, a writer who studies serial killers. They ...
Style: scary, psychological, gothic, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, supernatural, antichrist, mystery, apocalypse, religions or cults, supernatural ability, devil, reincarnation, chosen one, serial killer, trial ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Massacre at Central High (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Maimed by bullies at a California high school, a new student (Derrel Maury) engineers acts of revenge.
Style: slasher, realistic, serious, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, high school, school, pursuit, psychopath, prank, rivalry, gang, revenge, dead teenager, vengeance, injustice ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
House of 1000 Corpses (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two teenage couples traveling across the backwoods of Texas searching for urban legends of serial killers end up as prisoners of a bizarre and sadistic backwater family of serial killers.
Style: scary, slasher, rough, cult film, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, hitchhiker, urban legend, violent, cannibalism, murder, teenage life, youth, serial killer, satanic ritual, psychopath, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, year 1977
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
 17K
The Burning (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A caretaker at a summer camp is burned when a prank goes tragically wrong. After several years of intensive treatment at hospital, he is released back into society, albeit missing some social skills. What follows is a bloody killing spree with the ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stalking, burned alive, murder, camp, serial killer, prank, summer camp, evil man, danger, youth, revenge, hospital ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york state, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%