Movies like Tusk

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Tusk (2014)
 5.3
 40K
Tusk (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When his best friend and podcast co-host goes missing in the backwoods of Canada, a young guy joins forces with his friend's girlfriend to search for him.
Style: suspenseful, scary, dark humor, macabre, surreal, harsh, absurd, melancholic, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: human becoming an animal, walrus, disfigurement, mad scientist, abduction, gory, psychopath, monster, deception, vengeance, loneliness, death, transformation, captivity, obsession, crimes, confined, kidnapping, missing person, adventurer, radio show, danger, media, escapades, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, usa, new jersey

Most similar movies to Tusk

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and suspense films with plots about gory, danger, deadly, splatter, murder, brutality and blood mostly in Horror, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Tusk: Basket Case 2 (1990), The Human Centipede II (2011), Monsturd (2003), Cruel World (2005), May (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Basket Case 2 (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Having eluded the authorities after a series of grisly murders, the pair find sanctuary at the palatial home of Granny Ruth, an eccentric philanthropist who rallies the cause of "Unique Individuals". But even amongst "friends" ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hospital, attic, mutant, freak, gory, splatter, zombie, slasher, down on your luck, misfit, psychopath, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Human Centipede II (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Inspired by the fictional Dr. Heiter, disturbed loner Martin dreams of creating a 12-person centipede and sets out to realize his sick fantasy.
Style: scatology, disturbing, scary, rough, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, sexual sadism, gore, brutality, torture, violence, rape, psychopath, suffering, held captive, death, feces ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.7
 870
Monsturd (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A serial killer mutates with a chemical inside a sewer, to become a monster made of human waste just as the FBI and police are onto him.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, scary, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, laboratory, gory, mad scientist, danger, mutant, psychopath, supernatural, crimes, toxic waste ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.9
 1K
Cruel World (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Millions witnessed Philip Markham's public humiliation when he got dumped by Catherine, the beautiful star of a popular dating show, and now - several years and reality series later - he wants revenge. After taking Catherine captive, he lures ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, offbeat
Plot: psychopath, gory, vengeance, slasher, danger, media, tv show, confined, hostages, rivalry, fictional reality show, multiple murder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 31K
May (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror
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, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, mental illness, loneliness, murder, psychopath, mole, gory, serial killer, cannibalism, deadly, danger, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.5
 11K
Nine Dead (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Communication is the key to the survival for nine strangers who have been kidnapped by a masked gunman and told that one of them will die every ten minutes until they discover how they are all connected. Who of the nine lives and who dies?
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, surprise ending, scary ...
Plot: riddles and clues, kidnapping, captivity, danger, confined, gory, crimes, deadly, survival, crime, murder, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.9
 12K
Vampire's Kiss (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A publishing executive is visited and bitten by a vampire and starts exhibiting erratic behavior. He pushes his secretary to extremes as he tries to come to terms with his affliction. The vampire continues to visit and drink his blood, and as his ...
Style: surreal, suspenseful, psychological, macabre, atmospheric ...
Plot: vampire, mental illness, insanity, supernatural, imaginary, hallucination, losing-it hero, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, bite, delusion, psychology ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.1
 4K
976-EVIL (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: People who dial 976-EVIL receive supernatural powers and turn into satanic killers. When Spike dialed 976-EVIL, he knew it was an expensive toll call, but he didn't know that he'd have to pay for it with his soul.
Style: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, serious, satanic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, phone sex, supernatural, high school, gory, vengeance, supernatural ability, teenage life, youth, danger, deadly, high school life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
 4.5
 2K
Julia X (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Meeting a man on the Internet, Julia decides to see him in person, only to get abducted and branded with the letter "x" by that guy. A game of cat and mouse follows, but the story has an unexpected twist.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, scary ...
Plot: vengeance, crimes, serial killer, danger, woman in danger, psychopath, rape, gory, internet dating, torture, escape, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: scary, dark humor, serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, rock, trespassing, teenager, slaughterhouse, gory, vengeance, buddies, rivalry, psychopath, mentally challenged, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Death by Engagement (2005)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two police detectives try to track down a vicious serial killer bent on reclaiming his mother's family heirloom wedding ring as it passes from bride to bride with the killer always one step behind, and the detectives one step behind the killer.
Style: rough, scary, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, deadly, track down, law enforcement, gory, danger, obsession, curses spells and rituals, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Satan's Little Helper (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A naïve young boy unknowingly becomes the pawn of a serial killer.
Style: dark humor, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, absurd ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, halloween, danger, slasher, crimes, gory, deadly, halloween party, obsession, murder, disguise ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.9
 37K
Creepshow (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A. Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen.
Style: suspenseful, dark humor, scary, macabre, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, zombie, murder, gory, cult, danger, death, violence, revenge, torture, back from the dead, multiple storylines ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 1830s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.2
 14K
Basket Case (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man carrying a big basket that contains his deformed Siamese-twin brother seeks vengeance on the doctors who separated them against their will.
Style: scary, humorous, rough, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: vengeance, murder, gory, urban, separated, lookalikes, love and romance, crimes, city life, danger, stalking, twins ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.6
 1K
Jason Z (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: At an exclusive, secluded North American ski resort up on Mount Rocky Summit, brutal slashing, severing and beheading on a group of teenagers are taking place and are believed to be the work of a mysterious skier dressed in black.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious
Plot: slasher, snowboard, psychopath, serial killer, danger, skiing, crimes, gory, deadly, teenage life, survival, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.8
 15K
Zombeavers (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: College friends find their weekend of sex and debauchery ruined when deadly zombie beavers swarm their riverside cabin.
Style: humorous, bloody, absurd, scary, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, beaver, mutant, gory, deadly creature, danger, lake or river, blood, death, monster, parody, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Famous organist Anton Phibes is horribly disfigured in an automobile accident while rushing to the side of his sick wife and presumed to be dead. Once Phibes learns that his wife died on the operating table, he is convinced the doctors are ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, scary, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, revenge, camp, zombie, disfigurement, mute, organ, mask, doctor, inspector, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: scotland yard, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Cabin in the Woods (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five college friends spend the weekend at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover the truth behind the cabin in the woods.
Style: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, surreal, humorous ...
Plot: survival, death, in the woods, supernatural, cabin in the woods, trapped, weekend, monster, danger, zombie, youth, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 1900s, 20th century ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
Jeepers Creepers (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A college-age brother and sister get more than they bargained for on their road trip home from spring break. When the bickering siblings witness a creepy truck driver tossing body bags into a sewer near an abandoned church, they investigate. Bad ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: slasher, supernatural, survival, danger, monster, gory, chase, serial killer, brother, death, dead teenager, brother sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.2
 107K
Tremors (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hick handymen Val McKee and Earl Bassett can barely eke out a living in the Nevada hamlet of Perfection, so they decide to leave town -- despite an admonition from a shapely seismology coed who's picking up odd readings on her equipment. Before ...
Style: humorous, scary, suspenseful, suspense, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: deadly creature, monster, survival, desert, rescue, small town, danger, creature feature, tentacle, gory, stranded, mutant ...
Time: 80s
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Shadow of the Vampire (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Director F.W. Murnau (John Malkovich) makes a Faustian pact with a vampire (Willem Dafoe) to get him to star in his 1922 film "Nosferatu."
Style: scary, gothic, serious, suspenseful, dark ...
Plot: vampire, dracula, obsession, palaces castles and temples, gory, supernatural, escapades, artists and showbiz, human nature, showbiz, imaginary, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: berlin germany, czechoslovakia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Reykjavik Whale Watching Massacre (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Iceland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An epic tale about a group of whale watchers, whose ship breaks down and they get picked up by a whale fisher vessel. The Fishbillies on the vessel has just gone bust, and everything goes out of control.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary
Plot: psychopath, slasher, confined, crimes, escapades, ocean or sea, danger, gory, deadly, ship, survival, splatter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iceland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
John Dies at the End (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A new drug promises out-of-body experiences, but users are coming back changed forever, and an otherworldly invasion of Earth is underway.
Style: dark humor, absurd, scary, surreal, enigmatic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: invasion, alternate reality, portal, buddies, drugs/alcohol, save the world, danger, anti heroes, slacker, adaptation, storytelling, plot twist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 11K
Society (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Beverly Hills teen (Billy Warlock) discovers his parents are part of a gruesome orgy cult for the social elite.
Style: surreal, dark humor, psychological, atmospheric, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cult, transformation, surrealism, cheerleader, delusion, body horror, high school, orgy, psychiatrist, secret society, gory, couples ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Ed and His Dead Mother (1993)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mourning son makes a deal to reanimate his one year dead mother, however things turn into an unexpected direction.
Style: macabre, scary, semi serious, witty, humorous ...
Plot: zombie, chainsaw, uncle nephew relationship, parents and children, nothing goes right, disorder, deadly, danger, voyeurism, down on your luck, love and romance, dangerous animal ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
We Are What We Are (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this reimagining of the 2010 Mexican film of the same name, director Jim Mickle paints a gruesome portrait of an introverted family struggling to keep their macabre traditions alive, giving us something we can really sink our teeth into.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: cannibalism, rain, religious, prayer, small town, gory, parents and children, siblings relations, crimes, danger, deadly, missing person ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: delaware, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 3K
Popcorn (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
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: scary, serious, suspenseful, offbeat, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, psychopath, revenge, knife murder, gory, halloween, teenage life, stalking, danger, youth ...
Time: 50s, 1990s, 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.4
 451
Meadowoods (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a sleepy and uneventful small town, three college students, bored and desperate to make their mark, plot a savage and merciless murder. Electing to keep a video journal to memorialize their bizarre pact, they plot in secret, devising a homemade ...
Style: scary, tense, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: student, college, crime gone awry, danger, psychopath, in the woods, confined, isolation, abduction, gory, deadly, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.3
 20K
Cat's Eye (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Three short stories by shock-meister Stephen King are linked by a stray cat that roams from one tale to the next in this creepy triptych that begins as Dick (James Woods) tries to quit smoking by any means necessary. Next, we meet Johnny, an ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, macabre, tense ...
Plot: cat, cure, danger, dishonesty, couple relations, girl, child in peril, monster, gambling, bet, revenge, life & death ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Bride of Chucky (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Chucky hooks up with another murderous doll, the bridal gown-clad Tiffany, for a Route 66 murder spree with their unwitting hosts.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, dark humor, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, evil doll, murder, goth, gory, serial killer, toy comes to life, slasher, good versus evil, teenage life, danger, frame up ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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