Movies like Motel Hell

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Motel Hell (1980)
 6.0
 12K
Motel Hell (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Farmer Vincent kidnaps unsuspecting travellers and is burying them in his garden. Unfortunately for his victims, they are not dead. He feeds his victims to prepare them for his roadside stand. His motto is: It takes all kinds of critters...to make Farmer Vincents fritters. The movie is gory, but is also a parody of slasher movies like Last House on the Left.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, humorous, semi serious, surprise ending, atmospheric, gothic, psychological, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, family in danger, woman in danger, criminal heroes, crimes, misfit, stalking, violence, cannibalism, cult, serial killer, murder, supernatural, wilderness, hotel, strong violent content, silly humor, dark humor, monster, satire, maniac, cannibal, food, female nudity, rock band ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: texas, california

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Most similar movies to Motel Hell

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out slasher, suspenseful, scary and rough films with plots about deadly, psychopath, crimes, gory, murder, serial killer and danger mostly in Horror, Thriller and Comedy genres. Some movies like Motel Hell: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986), Hatchet III (2013), Cheerleader Camp (1988), X-Ray (1981), Nightmare Man (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A radio host is victimized by the cannibal family as a former Texas Marshall hunts them.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chainsaw, serial killer, murder, sadistic horror, dark humor, psychopath, radio dj, rescue, investigation, woman in danger, human monster, zombie ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 9K
Hatchet III (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A search and recovery team heads into the haunted swamp to pick up the pieces and Marybeth learns the secret to ending the voodoo curse that has left Victor Crowley haunting and terrorizing Honey Island Swamp for decades.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: swamp, psychopath, urban legend, supernatural, survival, curses spells and rituals, crimes, ghost, serial murder, graphic violence, violence, paramedic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Cheerleader Camp (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alison follows her friends to a summer camp for cheerleaders. But she is having bad nightmares. Her boyfriend has followed her to the camp but he seems to be more interested in the other girls, girls who sooner or later are found brutally murdered. ...
Style: slasher, semi serious, humorous, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, cheerleader, cheerleading, summer camp, stalking, crimes, contests and competitions, nightmare, violence, rivalry, mysterious death ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Chrissie and her friends set out on a road trip for a final fling before one is shipped off to Vietnam. Along the way, bikers harass the foursome and cause an accident that throws Chrissie from the vehicle. The lawman who arrives on the scene kills ...
Style: slasher, realistic, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, violence, torture, cannibal, cruelty, cannibalism, murder, sadism, slaughterhouse, confined, rage ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 4.9
 3K
X-Ray (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While receiving a routine check-up, a beautiful woman is stalked by a maniac out to avenge a childhood Valentine's Day humiliation.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, serious, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, hospital, stalking, psychopath, woman in danger, valentine's day, vengeance, violence, nurse, obsession, deliberate cruelty ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: slasher, suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, demon rape, ghost, psychopath, nightmare, supernatural ability, mental illness, isolation, mind game, crimes, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, police investigation, serial killer, murder, filmmaking, screenwriter, supernatural, investigation, youth, stalking, crimes, mind game ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Last Horror Movie (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A serial killer uses a horror video rental to lure his next victim. What begins as a teen slasher transforms into a disturbing journey through the mind of Max Parry, a mild mannered wedding photographer with a taste for human flesh.
Style: slasher, psychological, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, obsession, dark humor, mind game, vengeance, woman in danger, split personality, violence spree, investigation, murder, found footage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mentally challenged, murder, dark humor, slaughterhouse, vengeance, buddies, rock, police investigation, pig, survival, trespassing, violent ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: slasher, suspenseful, rough, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, camp, nun, crimes, catholicism, dark humor, death, violence, religions or cults, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s, year 1977
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.3
 64K
The Collector (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Desperate to repay his debt to his ex-wife, an ex-con plots a heist at his new employer's country home, unaware that a second criminal has also targeted the property, and rigged it with a series of deadly traps.
Style: slasher, scary, brutal, macabre, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, trap, home invasion, torture, held captive, deathtrap, homicidal maniac, masked man, maniac, hostage, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.6
 4K
Bad Dreams (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Unity Field, a "free love" cult from the '70s, is mostly remembered for its notorious mass suicide led by Harris, its charismatic leader. While all members are supposed to burn in a fire together, young Cynthia is spared by chance. ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, slasher, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cult, supernatural, hospital, afterlife, suicide, cult leader, psychopath, mind game, woman in danger, insanity, sole survivor, nightmare ...
Time: 80s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Sorority House Massacre II (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Five college women buy the old Hokstedter place for their new sorority house. They got it cheap because of the bloody incidents from five years before. They decide to stay in it for the night so they can meet the movers in the morning, but begin to ...
Style: slasher, splatter, erotic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, sorority, murder, woman in danger, seance, supernatural, strip club, ouija board, crimes, youth, teenage life, psychopath ...
Time: 80s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.8
 44K
Seed of Chucky (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Romania
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Chucky and Tiffany are resurrected by their innocent son, Glen, and hit Hollywood, where a movie depicting the killer dolls' murder spree is underway.
Style: slasher, semi serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, killer doll, serial killer, supernatural, urban legend, objects come to life, pregnancy, baby, homicidal maniac, paparazzi, psychopath, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 2000s, year 1998, 80s
Place: england, usa, europe, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Everyone's favorite chainsaw-wielding psychopath, Leatherface, is back for more prom-night gore, and this time he's joined by his bloodthirsty family. Four stranded yet carefree teens are taken in by a backwoods family, clueless of their ...
Style: slasher, scary, surreal, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: torture, chainsaw, chase, conspiracy, psychopath, hitchhiker, psychological torture, transvestism, skin, strong violent content, teenage life, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Hills Have Eyes (1977)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the way to California, a family has the misfortune to have their car break down in an area closed to the public, and inhabited by violent savages ready to attack.
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, harsh, serious ...
Plot: cannibalism, desert, incest, rape, survival, stalking, family in danger, kidnapping, violence, stranded, murder, burned alive ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.2
 2K
The Unseen (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Freelance reporter Jennifer and her two friends, Karen and Vicki, accept an invitation for cheap room and board in a large farmhouse offered by a friendly, but shady, museum owner named Ernest Keller since all the motels in and around town are ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, slasher ...
Plot: museum, psychopath, serial killer, reporter, small town, stalking, murder, captivity, woman in danger, isolation, journalism, estate ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Just Before Dawn (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five campers arrive in the mountains to examine some property they have bought, but are warned by the forest ranger Roy McLean that a huge machete-wielding maniac has been terrorising the area. Ignoring the warnings, they set up camp, and start ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, scary ...
Plot: psychopath, maniac, mountain, murder, stalking, survival, adventure, youth, isolation, teenage life, legends and myths, group of friends ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Out of the Dark (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An employee at a telephone fantasy service helps hunt for the killer preying on her silken-voiced colleagues.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, psychological, rough, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, killer clown, phone sex, phone terror, mystery, who done it, woman in danger, police detective, psychopath, prostitute, stalking ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Spring Break Massacre (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When six sorority sex kittens hook up for a night of carefree indulgence during spring break, they have no idea that maniacal serial killer Stanley Peterson (Curtis Taylor) has escaped from a nearby prison and is now on the prowl for fresh blood. ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, serial killer, buddies, friendship, crimes, confined, woman in danger, college life, violence, mystery killer, dark humor, stalking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Friday the 13th Part III (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An idyllic summer turns into a nightmare of unspeakable terror for yet another group of naive counselors. Ignoring Camp Crystal Lake's bloody legacy, one by one they fall victim to the maniacal Jason who stalks them at every turn.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, forest, summer camp, massacre, killing spree, lake, sadism, masked killer, camp, psycho terror ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.8
 5K
Popcorn (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A horror film festival, held in a theater which was once the scene of a tragic fire, turns into a real life horror show.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, killing spree, revenge, halloween, college life, teenage life, college, haunted by the past, investigation, hidden identity ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 70s, 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.5
 7K
Eaten Alive (1976)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A psychotic redneck who owns a dilapidated hotel in the backwater swamps of Louisiana kills various people who upset him or his business, and he feeds their bodies to a large crocodile that he keeps as a pet in the swamp beside his hotel.
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, slasher, suspenseful ...
Plot: swamp, woman in danger, prostitute, psychotic, murder, serial killer, supernatural, teenage life, deathtrap, survival, crimes, hotel ...
Time: 70s, year 1975
Place: usa, louisiana, america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
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 5.1
 6K
Madman (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At a summer camp for youths, cocky pre-teen calls out the name of mass serial killer "Madman Marz". Suddenly, counselors are being maimed and slaughtered in various ways by the backwoodsman who has returned when his name was called.
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, summer camp, stalking, murder, camp counselor, psychopath, psycho, teenage life, wilderness, forest, supernatural, death ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, year 1981
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.0
 13K
Anatomy (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Medical student Paula Henning wins a place at an exclusive Heidelberg medical school. When the body of a young man she met on the train turns up on her dissection table, she begins to investigate the mysterious circumstances surrounding his death, ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, slasher, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: medical school, university, amateur detective, serial killer, woman in danger, crimes, teenage life, professor, strong female character, murder, train, butterfly ...
Time: 90s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.6
 547
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: slasher, serious, stylized, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, serial killer, psychopath, youth, crimes, teenage life, forest, stalking, time travel, murder, mass murder, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.3
 13K
2001 Maniacs (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On their way to Spring Break, college kids take a detour through an old Southern town. The people of Pleasant Valley insist the kids stay for their annual barbecue celebration... but instead of getting a taste of the old South, the old South gets a ...
Style: slasher, scary, humorous, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, racism, serial killer, cannibalism, violence spree, gays and lesbians, dismemberment, animal cruelty, american civil war, psychopath, death, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, southern usa, florida, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.7
 265K
Halloween (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In John Carpenter's horror classic, a psychotic murderer, institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, psychopath, serial killer, violent, masked killer, violence, evil, small town, serial murder, psychiatrist, teenage life, murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1963, year 1978, 60s ...
Place: illinois, midwest, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Prom Night IV: Deliver Us from Evil (1991)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Carrying on the Prom Night tradition, this film begins back at Hamilton High School on Prom Night in 1957. As a young couple are enjoying a romantic moment together in the back seat of a car, they are interrupted by Father Jonas, a priest who ...
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, high school, youth, crimes, stalking, psychopath, teenage life, captivity, casual sex, monk, priest, serial killer ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Satan's Little Helper (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A naïve young boy unknowingly becomes the pawn of a serial killer.
Style: slasher, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, absurd ...
Plot: halloween, psychopath, serial killer, halloween party, dark humor, crimes, satire, murder, obsession, spoiled brat, disguise, stalker ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%