Movies like Night Tide

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Night Tide (1961)
 6.4
 3K
Night Tide (1961)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Writer/director Curtis Harrington does an admirable job working around the severe budget limitations of the 1961 psychological chiller Night Tide. Sailor Johnny (Dennis Hopper) falls in love with carnival-girl Mora (Linda Lawson), despite warnings that Mora is a "jinx" who has brought about the deaths of two previous suitors.
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: sailor, mermaid, fortune teller, carnival, tarot card, tarot, massage, octopus, dancing, sea, death, suicide, girlfriend, gun, beach, orphan, jazz, jealousy, stalking, tragedy, deception, lie, adoption, night, murder ...

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Most similar movies to Night Tide

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, suspenseful, scary and suspense films with plots about murder, death, blood, danger, violence, nightmare and police officer mostly in Horror, Thriller and Romance genres. Some movies like Night Tide: Carnival of Blood (1970), The Cursed (2010), The Love Witch (2016), Hellbent (2004), Dark Corners (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Carnival of Blood (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A psychopathic killer uses the carousel ride at a carnival to pick his victims, whom he then murders and dismembers.
Style: slasher, surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: tarot cards, mask, serial killer, psychopath, tarot card, death, decapitation, murder, carnival, woman in danger, palm reading, scarred face ...
Place: coney island brooklyn new york city, new york, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.0
 1K
The Cursed (2010)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A supernatural thriller set in a cozy Tennessee town where Sheriff Jimmy Muldoon and younger brother, Deputy Lloyd Muldoon, have a firm grasp of law and order until a stranger, Denny White, comes to town and horrible things begin to happen.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: curses spells and rituals, small town, crimes, social relations, little girl, murder, missing child, chase, anxiety, supernatural power, serial killer, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.2
 14K
The Love Witch (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Elaine, a beautiful young witch, is determined to find a man to love her. In her gothic Victorian apartment she makes spells and potions, and then picks up men and seduces them. However her spells work too well, and she ends up with a string of ...
Style: captivating, tense, humorous, psychotronic, cult film ...
Plot: witchcraft, manipulative woman, spell, looking for love, painting, death, tarot card, love, love potion, female protagonist, witch, exploitation ...
Time: victorian, victorian era, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.5
 2K
Hellbent (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Halloween in West Hollywood, two guys making out in a park are interrupted by a serial killer. Later that night, a group of gay kids decide to visit to the site of the murders.
Style: slasher, rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, stalking, deadly, crimes, gory, gay, killer, hollywood, gender, gays and lesbians, lgbt horror ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Dark Corners (2006)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A troubled young woman (Birch) wakes up one day as a different person - someone who is stalked by creatures.
Style: psychological, disturbing, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, pregnancy, fear, stalking, mysterious character, mind game, mentally unstable, destiny, haunted by the past, psychopath, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Mermaid Chronicles Part 1: She Creature (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two carnies (Sewell and Gugino) abduct a mermaid in Ireland, circa 1900, and decide to transport her to America. As their ship loses its way and heads towards the mythical Forbidden Islands, the mermaid begins to display its deadly side.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: ship, mermaid, dangerous animal, countryside, danger, escapades, deadly, rescue, creature, metamorphosis, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dark past ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
 3K
Darling (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A young woman slowly goes crazy after taking a job as the caretaker for an ancient New York home.
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, tense, psychotronic ...
Plot: murder, insanity, nightmare, schizophrenia, alone, paranoia, hallucination, female protagonist, ritual, fear, death, police officer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.5
 443
The Bad Seed (1985)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Rachel is a 9-year-old girl who is perfection itself - unless she's crossed or challenged. Several disturbing recent incidents have led Rachel's mother Christine to suspect that her child is a latent murderess. Upon discovering that she ...
Plot: shoes, widow, suicide, evil child, murder confession, confession, writers, death, match, school, grandfather granddaughter relationship, child murderess ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 4.7
 370
Deadly Dreams (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: From the director of the highly acclaimed "Body Chemistry," comes a frightening excursion into terror. Alex is caught in a web of distrust between his brother, his best friend, a beautiful stranger and the renewed dreams of the slaughter ...
Style: slasher, surprise ending
Plot: nightmare, female director, murder, inheritance, hunting rifle, corpse, brother brother relationship, mask, flashback, death of parents, killer, hunter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
All Light Will End (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a capricious young author with a dark secret returns home for her brother's graduation, she finds herself haunted by the past and tormented by night terrors.
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, suspense, twist ending ...
Plot: murder, investigation, mistrust, psychiatrist, blackmail, violence, novelist, deception, dark secret, haunted by the past, danger, little girl ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.2
 214
The Orphan (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A disturbed young man is plagued by horrific headaches that he believes make him commit murders.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: nightmare, orphan, boarding school, murder, aunt, orphanage, adoption, suicide, killer child, accidental shooting, killing an animal, animals ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.2
 51K
Truth or Dare (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A harmless game of "Truth or Dare" among friends turns deadly when someone—or something—begins to punish those who tell a lie—or refuse the dare.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, bleak, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: truth or dare, supernatural horror, group of friends, game, danger, survival, murder, characters killed one by one, rivalry, college, manipulation, demon ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, mexico, tokyo, london, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Truth or Dare (2013)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Six students get caught up in a game of Truth or Dare, daring each other into graveyards and haunted areas of Honolulu.
Style: psychotronic, bleak, scary, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: truth or dare, cemetery, halloween, supernatural, supernatural power, teenager, ghost, characters in danger, society, obsessive quest, victim, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: hawaii, honolulu hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
When a Stranger Calls (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Far away from the site of a gruesome murder, a teenager named Jill Johnson arrives at a luxurious home for a baby-sitting job. With the children fast asleep, she settles in for what she expects to be an ordinary evening. Soon, the ringing of a phone ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, realistic, rough ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: nanny, murder, survival, high school, stalking, serial killer, mind game, crimes, woman in danger, psychopath, danger, prank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.1
 1K
Barracuda (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Little coastal town is being terrorized by deadly Barracudas.
Style: tense, suspense, rough, exciting, psychotronic ...
Plot: sea monster, mutant, underwater scene, scuba diving, underwater, mutation, creature feature, animal attack, conspiracy, fish, toxic waste, diver ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.6
 2K
Mikey (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mikey just needs a good stable home. He's bounced from foster home to foster home his whole life. He finally lands himself with a new loving family, but their perfect little child is not what he appears to be. His previous caretakers all died ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, slasher, suspense ...
Plot: orphan, killer child, psychopath, evil child, juvenile delinquency, unlikely criminals, crimes, crime, danger, adoption, friendship, children ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 46K
Creep (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Looking for work, Aaron comes across a cryptic online ad: “$1,000 for the day. Filming service. Discretion is appreciated.” Low on cash and full of naiveté, he decides to go for it. He drives to a cabin in a remote mountain town where he meets ...
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, obsession, cameraman, nightmare, lie, stalker, found footage, videotaping, cabin, forest ...
Time: year 2012
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.0
 132
The Ice House (1969)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A serial killer who works in an ice house murders women, then brings their bodies back to the ice house and stores them there. He also murders his brother, who is a cop, and takes his place in the investigation.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, woman strangled to death, police, strangulation, shower, suicide, twin brother, male nudity, female nudity, fistfight, white bra and panties, psychological trauma ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Doppelganger: The Evil Within (1993)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A woman moves from NYC to LA after a murder, in which she is implicated. She is followed by what is apparently her evil alter- ego. She moves into a room for rent by a writer, and he begins having an affair with her, but after some strange things ...
Style: twists and turns, psychological, serious, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, split personality, roommate, nightmare, seduction, supernatural, nudity (full frontal - brief), stalker, strong sexual content, disorder, gory, phone sex ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.9
 303
Sweet Kill (1972)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Horror and suspense in the story of a psychotic maniac who literally "loves" women to death.
Style: slasher, erotic, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: police, scantily clad female, impotence, lipstick, dog, masturbation, stabbed to death, psychopath, shower, bathtub, violence, bare breasts ...
Place: venice california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the Iranian ghost-town Bad City, a place that reeks of death and loneliness, the townspeople are unaware they are being stalked by a lonesome vampire.
Style: bleak, scary, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, imaginary, danger, small town life, stalking, loneliness, murder, father son relationship, teenage boy, romance, misfit ...
Place: iran, california, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Black Magic Woman (1991)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The owner of a suburban art gallery searches for someone to perform an exorcism after a witch casts a spell on him.
Style: suspense, captivating, enigmatic, sexy, psychotronic ...
Plot: femme fatale, witch, love triangle, seduction, supernatural power, black magic, love, occult, witchcraft, sex, extramarital affair, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.5
 4K
Buried Alive (1990)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Clint is an every day working man whose wife Joanna is having an affair with a doctor. They plot to kill him and get the insurance money. Only trouble the drug overdose they give him doesn't kill him. Lucky for Clint he's buried in a cheap ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, scary ...
Plot: buried alive, betrayal, lethal injection, poisoning, infidelity, poison, investigation, love affair, coffin, couples, family problems, failed attempt ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 6.8
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The Fog (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Strange things begin to occurs as a tiny California coastal town prepares to commemorate its centenary. Inanimate objects spring eerily to life; Rev. Malone stumbles upon a dark secret about the town's founding; radio announcer Stevie witnesses ...
Style: gloomy, scary, atmospheric, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, gold, ghost, supernatural, leprosy, anniversary, decapitation, ship, sea, lighthouse, beach, sword ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1979
Place: california, usa, northern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Little Billy witnesses his parents being brutally murdered by Santa. Years later, when he has to fill in for an absent in-store Santa Claus, his childhood trauma materializes once again.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, slasher, rough, christmas horror ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, orphan, psychopath, obsession, santa claus, christmas, danger, survival, characters killed one by one, childhood trauma, insanity ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, year 1971, year 1974, 70s
Place: salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.5
 1K
Games (1967)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mysterious woman (Simone Signoret) in black moves in with married Manhattan thrill-seekers (James Caan, Katharine Ross) and helps one trick the other.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: mind game, manipulation, couples, murder, infidelity, cons and scams, graphic violence, crimes, rivalry, deadly, dishonesty, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.8
 493
To Die For (1988)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: L.A. real estate agent Kate Wooten gets a new lease on life when she learns that her new client, a mysterious and handsome man named Vlad, is looking for a house isolated in the Hollywood Hills where he wants to live and doesn't want to be ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: murder, vampire, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong violent content, profanity, signal, collision, gory, palaces castles and temples, love triangle, fall in love, terrorism ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Devil's Gift (1984)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An evil demon that inhabits a monkey doll takes over the mind of a suburban housewife to carry out its plans.
Style: bleak, rough, scary, dark, surprise ending
Plot: demon, evil doll, child in peril, toys, satanism, boy, toy, mind control, demonic possession, possessed woman, supernatural power, fortune teller ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Tall, Dark and Deadly (1995)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Maggie falls in love with a very romantic and mysterious man, who makes Maggie's life a hell...
Style: light
Plot: villain, fire, marriage proposal, murder, lawyer, chain, sergeant, breakfast in bed, strangled to death, attempted murder, flower, tombstone ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 3.8
 575
The Voices (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Angry and upset after a sudden breakup with her fiancé, Grace Crawford seeks sanctuary at the remote home of her sister, Catherine. It becomes clear that Catherine is suffering from paranoid schizophrenia, much like their late mother, who had taken ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, atmospheric, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: schizophrenia, hearing voices, paranoia, death of mother, mysticism, suicide, mental patient, sister sister relationship, murder, death, woman in danger, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%