Movies like The Scare Hole

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The Scare Hole (2004)
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The Scare Hole (2004)
Original name: Mummy An' the Armadillo
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Secrets, murders and lies... all in the name of family. In the middle of nowhere sits the Armadillo Café.The once popular, but now desolate, café is run by a strange family led a troubled, booze-addled mother (Betty Buckley) and a disturbed family (Lori Heuring, Brad Renfro, Jonathon Schaech). Their dark secrets are threatened when Sarah (Clare Kramer) arrives, seeking answers to her past.Turmoil reigns and emotions boil over as the horrifying truth unravels and Sarah barely escapes with her life.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic, atmospheric, tense, psychological
Plot: mind game, mummy, torture, psychopath, mysterious character, curses spells and rituals, cafe, isolation, woman in danger, mystery, danger, domestic disturbance, eccentric family, haunted by the past, missing person, confined, crimes, family problems, family relations, supernatural, cowboy, abduction, tourist, drifter, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa

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Most similar movies to The Scare Hole

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films with plots about danger, crimes, deadly, mind game, rivalry, woman in danger and murder mostly in Thriller, Drama and Horror genres. Some movies like The Scare Hole: The Watch (2008), On the Inside (2011), The House Next Door (2002), Fatal Secrets (2009), Hurt (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.3
 741
The Watch (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Cassie, a psych student, was kidnapped and traumatized as a child by a disturbed person. To exorcise her demons and to finish her thesis, she decides on an experiment in isolation, working at a secluded watch tower as a fire lookout. But once ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: isolation, mind game, in the woods, danger, manipulations, mystery, ghost, psychological thriller, alone, woman in danger, haunted by the past, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
On the Inside (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A decent but troubled young man is sent to a psychiatric institution for the criminally insane and soon finds himself in a fight for his life battling ghosts inside his head and very real enemies all around him.
Style: serious, tense, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, mentally unstable, haunted by the past, mental institution, mental illness, confined, redemption, woman in danger, psychopath, crimes, danger, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
The House Next Door (2002)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A newlywed couple move into their dream home only to find that their next door neighbor isn't as good-natured as they had initially thought.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, tense ...
Plot: psychopath, nervous breakdown, home invasion, amateur detective, serial killer, crumbling marriage, domestic disturbance, investigation, mind game, couple relations, family in danger, missing person ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 3.8
 245
Fatal Secrets (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: "BALANCING THE BOOKS" is a character-driven suspense drama about an attractive woman who enlists the help of her two best friends to confront a traumatic experience she can no longer deny. Julia, divorced and successfully self-employed, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological
Plot: woman in danger, danger, dishonesty, best friends, domestic disturbance, sexual abuse, crimes, life is a bitch, rivalry, family problems, reverend, female friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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 5.2
 1K
Hurt (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: There are terrible things happening in the desert...unexplainable, frightening things. Tragic, inexplicable incidents… ever since she arrived.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: orphan, ghost, dealing with death, desert, domestic disturbance, boarding school, death in the family, dysfunctional family, family in crisis, family in danger, haunted by the past, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.3
 1K
Foreclosed (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a young family moves into a foreclosed house, the previous owner begins a campaign of intimidation and terror. The deranged man will stop at nothing to get his home back.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, psychological
Plot: psychopath, domestic disturbance, family in danger, danger, deadly, stalking, family in crisis, family problems, basement, police, stalker, tied feet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.3
 669
True Blue (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Rembrandt Macy (Tom Berenger) is a maverick cop assigned to a case where the primary evidence is a woman's hand found in a pond. Investigators identify the dead, and Macy is lead into a young woman's past. Macy's primary path to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, protagonist as suspect, crime, tough law enforcer, witnessing a crime, investigation, mind game, uncover truth, police corruption, who done it, police investigation, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.0
 4K
Supremacy (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story centers on paroled white supremacist who has just killed a cop, and takes a black family hostage. Within hours of being released from 14 years of solitary confinement in maximum-security Pelican Bay State Prison, Garrett Tully is on the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: mind game, hostages, domestic disturbance, hostage, family in danger, racism, confined, crimes, danger, society, murderous pair, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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When the Bough Breaks (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A police detective investigates the apparent serial killing of several children which is linked to an institutionalized, autistic child.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, reluctant partners, crime, supernatural ability, witnessing a crime, mystery, investigation, mind game, missing person, murder, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Under Still Waters (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young married couple encounters a stranger who threatens their marriage and their lives.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological
Plot: confined, danger, marriage, violence, stranger, mysterious character, crumbling marriage, alcohol abuse, isolation, couples, family problems, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Holy Ghost People (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the trail of her missing sister, Charlotte enlists the help of Wayne, an ex-Marine and alcoholic, to infiltrate the Church of One Accord - a community of snake-handlers who risk their lives seeking salvation in the Holy Ghost.
Style: tense, serious, gloomy, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: religions or cults, drugs/alcohol, danger, church, society, clergy, rescue, uncover truth, missing person, woman in danger, crimes, life is a bitch
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.5
 4K
Devil's Pond (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: What starts out as a romantic honeymoon on a deserted island turns into a horrible nightmare as Julianne discovers that her new husband is psychotic...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, scary, psychological
Plot: island, woman in danger, isolation, psychopath, honeymoon, couple relations, vengeance, confined, danger, family problems, newlyweds, insanity ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.2
 188
Roulette (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When three very different people (Mike Baldwin, Will Haza, Ali Lukowski) from three completely different worlds begin a deadly game of Russian Roulette, they soon discover that their pasts are a trilogy of overlapping events that have brought them ...
Style: serious, rough, psychological, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: mind game, destiny, down on your luck, deadly, life is a bitch, woman in danger, suicide, russian roulette, unreliable narrator, gun
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Voice of a Murderer (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: One day, the only son of famous news anchor HAN Kyung-bae, disappears without a trace. Soon, the kidnapper calls the mother demanding a $100,000 ransom. The police assign a veteran inspector to the case and assemble a top-notch task force to work ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, crime gone awry, missing person, confined, crimes, chase, mind game, couple relations, chases and races, danger, rivalry, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.7
 5K
Deadline (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A screenwriter who travels to an abandoned house to finish a script on time, but a series of strange events lead her to a psychological breakdown.
Style: bleak, serious, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental breakdown, bathtub, isolation, ghost, haunted house, haunted by the past, estate, woman in danger, danger, supernatural, mentally unstable, writer's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Poison Ivy: The Secret Society (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A mysterious death of a young college student occurs late one night at a prestigious New England college...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: mind game, college life, femme fatale, college, high school, student life, woman in danger, rivalry, youth, domestic disturbance, manipulations, destructive relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus, new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.4
 3K
The Presence (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this darkly romantic ghost story, a woman travels to an isolated cabin where she is stalked by an apparition who inhabits her space as his own. With the unexpected arrival of the woman’s boyfriend, the dark spirit’s haunting grows obsessive. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, manipulations, haunted house, woman in danger, in the woods, danger, supernatural, haunted by the past, isolation, confined, dishonesty, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The House of Usher (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Three years after her lover, Rick Usher, and her best friend, Maddy Usher, had suddenly disappeared from her life without explanation, Jill Masters receives a phone call with news of Maddy's death. Her last wish was for Jill to attend her ...
Style: gothic, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: estate, ghost, mental illness, missing person, danger, family relations, uncover truth, curses spells and rituals, crimes, deadly, supernatural, incest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Mother's Boys (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sexy but unstable wife and mother Jude walked out on her family three years ago. Now, just as suddenly, she is back. But her husband, Robert, has fallen in love with Callie, an assistant principal at his sons' school. He asks Jude for a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, injury, mentally unstable, hidden identity, gory, crumbling marriage, mind game, stalking, vengeance, obsession, dangerous attraction, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
A Good Marriage (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After 25 years of a good marriage, what will Darcy do once she discovers her husband's sinister secret?
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: danger, uncover truth, family problems, mind game, life turned upside down, crumbling marriage, couple relations, crimes, couples, husband wife relationship, marriage, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.6
 322
Poker Run (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Robert (Bertie Higgins) and Allan (J.D. Rudometkin) decide to add some excitement to their lives by taking up Harley riding. But things go south when two psychopathic bikers (Robert Thorne and Jay Wisell) kidnap their wives (Debra Hopkins and ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, psychopath, confined, crimes, buddies, gang, hostages, mind game, couple relations, family in crisis, kidnapping, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Single White Female 2: The Psycho (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A warped woman takes deadly measures to help a new roommate get rid of her problems.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, psychopath, roommate, woman in danger, murder, danger, mentally unstable, friendship, workplace intrigue, deadly, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.3
 2K
Autumn Blood (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Austria, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two young orphans in the Tirolian Mountains come under siege by a vicious band of hunters. Frightened of being separated by child services following the death of their mother, a self-sufficient 16-year-old girl and her 10-year-old brother - who ...
Style: tense, serious, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: orphan, rape, mountain, rifle, vengeance, social worker, siblings relations, small town, danger, rivalry, youth, domestic disturbance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Adopting Terror (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tim and Cheryl Broadbent are excited to finally adopt Mona, a beautiful baby girl. But when the baby's biological father starts stalking them, their world turns upside down: through intimidation, manipulation, and violence, he is determined to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, rough
Plot: stalking, family in danger, murder, psychopath, domestic disturbance, mind game, parents and children, adoption, life turned upside down, crimes, danger, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.7
 2K
Tangled (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young man is found bruised, beaten and stumbling down a secluded road. As the police try to piece together what happened, the convoluted relationship between a young woman and her two suitors gradually emerges.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological ...
Plot: love triangle, investigation, obsession, mystery, amateur detective, hospital, mysterious character, disappearance, underwear, manipulations, mind game, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.2
 650
Missionary (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wife and mother starts an affair with a young missionary... with disastrous consequences.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: dangerous attraction, parents and children, woman in danger, crimes, danger, couples, family relations, single parent, stalking, couple relations, love triangle, extramarital affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.9
 398
Show Me (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When two squeegee kids descend upon Sarah and her luxury sedan, the fuse is lit on a tense cat and mouse tale of captors and captives. Sarah is forced to continue her trip to an isolated cottage where the twisted trio bait and entice one another in ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, rough, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, sexual relations, confined, crimes, danger, gays and lesbians, hostages, mind game, captivity, isolation, teenage life, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Killing Words (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mild-mannered psychopath plays mind-games with a woman he has tied to a chair in his basement.
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, tense ...
Plot: mind game, murder, psychopath, serial killer, crime, vengeance, haunted by the past, woman in danger, crimes, danger, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.0
 510
Love Sick Love (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Dori and Norman, two stunning and sophisticated serial daters, are destined to endure a terrifying journey through perfect couple-hood: Valentine's, Easter, Halloween, Christmas and New Year. Except with psychopath Dori, it all needs to take ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: isolation, couple relations, dangerous attraction, kidnapping, torture, couples, psychopath, confined, danger, holiday, country house, new year's eve ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.8
 2K
Repentance (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An earnest life-coach/author, Thomas Carter, is mysteriously abducted by a deranged client, Angel Sanchez, who delves into Thomas' teachings and uses his spiritual messages of Karma - action and reaction (Vipaka), against him to terrorize him ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, confined, danger, deadly, family in danger, crimes, rivalry, terror, split personality, murder, psycho ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%