Movies like Tusk

If you like "Tusk" you are looking for scary, suspenseful and macabre movies about / with walrus, disfigurement, abduction, gory, human becoming an animal, mad scientist and death themes of Comedy, Drama and Horror genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
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: scary, suspenseful, macabre, surreal, harsh, dark humor, absurd, melancholic, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: walrus, disfigurement, abduction, gory, human becoming an animal, mad scientist, death, monster, transformation, vengeance, loneliness, deception, captivity, psychopath, obsession, kidnapping, crazy, confined, danger, wilderness, adventurer, missing person, radio show, crimes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, usa, new jersey

Most similar movies to Tusk

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, bloody and suspense films with plots about gory, splatter, brutality, deadly, dialogue, storytelling and murder mostly in Horror, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Tusk: Basket Case 2 (1990), The Human Centipede II (2011), May (2002), 976-EVIL (1988), Nine Dead (2010). 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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hospital, freak, mutant, gory, splatter, slasher, attic, zombie, social misfits, psychopath, good versus evil, deadly ...
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, serious, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, sexual sadism, gore, brutality, torture, violence, rape, psychopath, mute, dehumanization, diarrhea, hell on earth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: loneliness, obsession, murder, mental illness, gory, serial killer, psychopath, mole, social misfits, destructive relationship, cannibalism, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 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, serious, suspenseful, satanic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, gory, high school, phone sex, supernatural, vengeance, supernatural ability, killer, curses spells and rituals, danger, deadly, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
death movies
12027
canada movies
1139
macabre movies
1272
monster movies
2331
 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, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: riddles and clues, danger, captivity, kidnapping, confined, crimes, deadly, survival, gory, crime, murder, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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, macabre, dark humor, scary, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, zombie, murder, cult, gory, danger, death, revenge, violence, torture, multiple storylines, transformation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 19th century, 1830s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 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: dark humor, surreal, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, mental illness, insanity, losing-it hero, murder, supernatural, delusion, hallucination, therapist, bite, psychosis, womanizer ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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, gory, mutant, deadly creature, danger, lake or river, blood, death, monster, parody, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: vengeance, rape, woman in danger, psychopath, gory, danger, serial killer, crimes, torture, internet dating, escape, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, suspense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: slasher, supernatural, gory, survival, monster, danger, chase, brother, serial killer, death, characters killed one by one, brother sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: florida
⇓ 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: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: vengeance, gory, murder, crimes, urban, danger, deadly, love and romance, serial killer, twins, stalking, city life ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, serious, suspenseful, dark humor, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, rock, teenager, trespassing, slaughterhouse, gory, crimes, deadly, psychopathic killer, vengeance, buddies, mentally challenged ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cult, surrealism, transformation, orgy, body horror, secret society, psychiatrist, high school, gory, cheerleader, delusion, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ 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: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, stylized, serious ...
Plot: murder, revenge, camp, serial killer, inspector, doctor, mute, mask, organ, vengeance, zombie, disfigurement ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1920s
Place: scotland yard, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Survival of the Dead (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On an island off the coast of North America, local residents simultaneously fight a zombie epidemic while hoping for a cure to return their un-dead relatives back to their human state.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, island, gory, survival, chaos and mayhem, danger, deadly, chaos, supernatural, deadly creature, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: delaware, usa, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, bloody ...
Plot: survival, in the woods, death, monster, supernatural, cabin in the woods, weekend, danger, youth, zombie, trapped, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1900s, year 2009, 2000s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, humorous, semi serious, scary, realistic ...
Plot: uncle nephew relationship, chainsaw, zombie, parents and children, danger, deadly, love and romance, family relations, disorder, dangerous animal, courtroom drama, down on your luck ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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: suspenseful, scary, psychological, macabre, tense ...
Plot: cat, danger, cure, dishonesty, couple relations, child in peril, girl, revenge, life & death, monster, supernatural, multiple storylines ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
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, enigmatic, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: invasion, alternate reality, portal, drugs/alcohol, buddies, save the world, anti heroes, danger, adaptation, storytelling, plot twist, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ 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, suspenseful, scary, suspense, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: deadly creature, survival, desert, monster, rescue, creature feature, small town, danger, gory, tentacle, stranded, mutant ...
Time: 80s
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic, rough
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, gory, police investigation, crimes, deadly, track down, vengeance, obsession, curses spells and rituals, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: laboratory, deadly creature, gory, mad scientist, serial killer, slasher, experiment gone awry, psychopath, mutant, crimes, deadly, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.8
 73K
Trick 'r Treat (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Four interwoven stories that occur on Halloween: an everyday high school principal has a secret life as a serial killer; a college virgin might have just met the one guy for her; a group of teenagers pull a mean prank; a bitter old recluse receives ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, werewolf, slasher, psychopath, serial killer, party, paranormal phenomena, monster, school bus, zombie, suburbs, double life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
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: gothic, scary, serious, suspenseful, dark ...
Plot: vampire, dracula, obsession, palaces castles and temples, gory, obsessive quest, supernatural, movie business, human nature, showbiz, artists and showbiz, deadly ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: berlin germany, eastern europe, czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Beyond Re-Animator (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Once again tampering with mother nature to disastrous results, Dr. Herbert West continues his research while serving time in a maximum security prison for his previous exploits. West's limited prison-cell experiments are suddenly interrupted by ...
Style: dark humor, rough, serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, zombie, prison, gore, violence, insanity, experiment, convict, doctor, nurse, gory, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
ABCs of Death 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, New Zealand, Canada, Israel, Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Taking all that was great from the first installment, ABCs OF DEATH 2 aims to be a wilder, leaner, faster paced and even more entertaining anthology this time around, with a new crop of award-winning, visionary filmmakers from around the globe.
Style: disturbing, scary, semi serious, rough, dark humor ...
Plot: anthology, murder, gory, psychopath, danger, deadly, utopia, torture, zombie, killing an animal, gay slur, lesbian kiss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A radio host is victimized by the cannibal family as a former Texas Marshall hunts them.
Style: scary, dark humor, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, gore, murder, chainsaw, gory, rescue, psychopath, human monster, danger, investigation, goth ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Human Centipede (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 92 min.
Story: During a stopover in Germany in the middle of a carefree road trip through Europe, two American girls find themselves alone at night when their car breaks down in the woods. Searching for help at a nearby villa, they are wooed into the clutches of a ...
Style: suspenseful, brutal, suspense, psychological, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, kidnapping, mad scientist, crimes, body horror, confined, insanity, excrement, victim, brutality, suicide, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 5K
The Hand (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jon Lansdale is a comic book artist who loses his right hand in a car accident. The hand was not found at the scene of the accident, but it soon returns by itself to follow Jon around, and murder those who anger him.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, slasher, vengeance, stalking, obsession, family in danger, psychopath, deadly, rivalry, mind game, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.5
 86K
Braindead (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a Sumatran rat-monkey bites Lionel Cosgrove's mother, she's transformed into a zombie and begins killing (and transforming) the entire town while Lionel races to keep things under control.
Style: humorous, dark humor, surreal, scary, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, back from the dead, cannibalism, gory, reanimation, danger, deadly, monster, deadly creature, brutality, supernatural, living dead ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Related movie lists