Movies like Parasomnia

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Parasomnia
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Laura Baxter is a young woman, literally a "sleeping beauty," who suffers from a medical condition called "parasomnia." A childhood accident victim, she is actually sleeping her life away, awakening briefly on rare occasions. Art student Danny Sloan falls in love with her, unaware that her hospital neighbor, a terrifying mass murderer and mesmerist named Byron Volpe has other, more sinister plans.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychological, suspense
Plot: hospital, crimes, deadly, mentally unstable, serial killer, supernatural ability, rehabilitation, kidnapping, hypnosis, woman in danger, fall in love, danger, supernatural, insomnia, obsession, cellist, record store, ice cream, manipulation, jumping from height, coma, rescue, nightmare, falling to death, cell phone ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Anguish
Horror, Thriller
Spain
86 min.
 6.7
I Spit on Your Grave
Horror, Thriller
USA
108 min.
 6.3
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Most similar movies to Parasomnia

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and psychological films with plots about deadly, danger, crimes, murder, serial killer, psychopath and supernatural mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Parasomnia: Madhouse (2004), Disturbed (1990), The Morgue (2008), Coming Soon (2008), Blood Relic (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Madhouse
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young psychiatric intern unearths secrets about the mental health facility in which he works.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, psychological
Plot: ghost, gory, hospital, mental institution, mentally unstable, mystery, serial killer, slasher, investigation, mind game, psychiatry, murder ...
Time: contemporary
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 5.4
 537
Disturbed
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 10 years ago the perverse Dr. Russell couldn't resist the beauty of a young patient in his mental clinic and raped her one night. When she plunged herself from the roof shortly after, he described it as consequence of her heavy depressions. Now ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: ghost, hospital, losing-it hero, mental institution, mentally unstable, mysterious character, serial killer, investigation, mind game, vengeance, murder, obsession ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   86%
    User:   77%
 
 3.1
 863
The Morgue
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Trapped between the physical world and the afterlife, between dusk and dawn, six strangers, brought together through a series of unusual events, are an enigma to themselves and go mysteriously unnoticed by others. In their futile attempt for ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: deadly creature, on the road, ghost, mystery, slasher, supernatural ability, zombie, dealing with death, morgue, afterlife, isolation, memory loss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   86%
    User:   96%
 
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 6.2
 2K
Coming Soon
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 95 min.
Story: What kind of scenes in a horror film scares you the most? When a ghost appears totally unexpectedly? When the main character does not see the ghost sneaking up behind him? When at the very end you find out that the main character was actually a ...
Style: scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   85%
    User:   99%
 
 3.9
 211
Blood Relic
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Plot: ghost, gory, mental institution, museum, slasher, supernatural ability, race against time, danger, deadly, supernatural, mentally unstable, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   84%
    User:   100%
 
The Deaths of Ian Stone
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Deaths tells the story of an all-American guy who is murdered each day by horrifying pursuers, only to wake up in slightly different lives to experience the terror of being murdered again.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, scary, rough ...
Plot: ghost, dealing with death, haunted by the past, deadly, life is a bitch, murder, supernatural, supernatural ability, memory loss, crimes, danger, hockey player ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   83%
    User:   83%
 
I Spit on Your Grave
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A remake of the 1979 controversial cult classic, I Spit on Your Grave retells the horrific tale of writer Jennifer Hills who takes a retreat from the city to a charming cabin in the woods to start on her next book. But Jennifer's presence in ...
Style: rough, sadistic, disturbing, serious, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, revenge, vengeance, sexual abuse, gory, murder, torture, violence, serial killer, kidnapping, vigilantism, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   89%
 
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The Cellar Door
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Having developed an uncontrollable obsession with the beautiful young Rudy (Michelle Tomlinson), crazed serial killer Herman (James DuMont) kidnaps her and locks her in a cage in his basement. The only way for Rudy to survive this nightmare is to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, gory, master criminal, serial killer, slasher, mind game, stalking, survival, obsession, captivity, isolation, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   61%
 
 6.3
 877
Black House
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea, Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jun-oh, an insurance claims agent, faces off with a client who he suspects of committing murders with the intention of collecting insurance premiums.
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Plot: murder, investigation, mind game, gory, cons and scams, bank, psychopath, haunted house, estate, danger, rain, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   61%
 
 6.7
 3K
Anguish
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An ophthalmologist's assistant with an unhealthy interest in human eyeballs goes on a killing spree to collect eyeballs for his overbearing mother's collection. Reality soon takes a bizarre turn, both for the characters and the audience.
Style: serious, atmospheric, surreal, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: theater, ghost, serial killer, mentally unstable, slasher, mysterious character, obsession, mind game, murder, mental illness, psychopath, who done it ...
Time: 80s
Place: southern california, europe, america, california, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   79%
 
 4.7
 911
Knife Edge
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A successful Wall Street trader returns to England with her new husband and five-year-old son, but their new start together turns into a nightmare when they move into a country house which contains a terrible secret.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, psychological ...
Plot: gory, serial killer, countryside, mind game, stalking, estate, couple relations, deadly, babies and infants, immigrants, uncover truth, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   54%
 
 4.7
 2K
Headspace
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man (Christopher Denham) must use his newfound intellect to stop a brutal series of murders.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: serial killer, gory, slasher, mystery, supernatural ability, investigation, mind game, obsession, murder, who done it, woman in danger, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   60%
 
The Woods Have Eyes
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of young campers wander into the backwoods of upstate New York to see if Cappy's Cabin--a place they think exists only in urban legend--is real, they find themselves in a twisted game of predator and prey as night begins to fall. ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Plot: deadly creature, slasher, isolation, urban, murder, wilderness, in the woods, crimes, deadly, serial killer, chase, prank ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   62%
 
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Babysitter Massacre
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A group of young women teamed together in their youth to run a babysitting business, when one of their friends died suddenly the group fell apart. Now years later they are all going their separate ways as college approaches, but on Halloween night ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: slasher, serial killer, strong sexual content, gory, kidnapping, woman in danger, crimes, danger, halloween, deadly, stalking, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   74%
 
 5.3
 472
The Locker
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A group of teenagers unleash a curse when they use haunted public lockers in Shibuya. Supposedly, if you leave a gift in one of the lockers you will be lucky in love. However, the results are anything but lucky as a creepy female ghost with long ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: babies and infants, urban legend, ghost, student life, urban, danger, mystery, deadly, supernatural, locker, youth, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   73%
 
 6.0
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No One Lives
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A gang of ruthless highway killers kidnap a wealthy couple traveling cross country only to shockingly discover that things are not what they seem.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, scary
Plot: gang, psychopath, serial killer, kidnapping, gory, crimes, danger, deadly, motel, murder, torture, highway ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   64%
 
 3.3
 367
Sight
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jeffrey leads a quiet existence. Living in constant fear of being labeled a psychopath, Jeffrey constructs a complex world of denial. He is haunted by the spirits of the vengeful dead, which he can see while no one else can. After meeting Dana, a ...
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Plot: ghost, afterlife, supernatural, supernatural ability, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, mental illness, psychopath, danger, deadly, revolver, cemetery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   56%
 
 3.9
 666
Junkyard Dog
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A gritty psychological-horror-thriller that delves the demented mind of a cannibalistic serial rapist who kidnaps his tenth victim in as many months on Halloween night.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: crimes, danger, deadly, serial killer, slasher, kidnapping, special agents, captivity, chases and races, confined, law enforcement, rape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   58%
 
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Dead in 3 Days
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Nina and her high school friends receive eerie text messages declaring that they will all die within three days, they dismiss it as a hokey prank -- until one by one, the pals start turning up dead in the alpine countryside. With the cops ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, gory, slasher, who done it, psychopath, crimes, sms, hospital, knife, police, lake ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   53%
 
 4.1
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Heartstopper
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two hospitalized young people discover that things can get even worse when the dilapidated institution is stranded by a severe storm and a maniac stalks the corridors butchering the patients and staff.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Plot: hospital, serial killer, gory, slasher, zombie, mind game, murder, violence spree, psychopath, who done it, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   48%
 
Nightmare Man
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, psychological, surprise ending
Plot: gory, hospital, ghost, serial killer, slasher, supernatural ability, zombie, mind game, demon, mask, psychopath, isolation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   54%
 
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The Marsh
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Writer Claire Holloway is troubled by nightmares of Rose Marsh Farm. She decides to vacation at the farm which unbeknown to her is haunted by the ghost of a little girl and a teenage boy. Claire enlists the help of Geoffry Hunt to help uncover a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: investigation, countryside, uncover truth, mystery, small town, danger, supernatural, ghost, writer's life, rose, haunted by the past, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1982
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   49%
 
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Hush
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young couple on a motorway journey are drawn into a game of cat and mouse with a truck driver when they see something disturbing in the back of his vehicle.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: anti heroes, witnessing a crime, on the run, murder, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, kidnapping, missing person, criminal's revenge, fugitives ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   45%
 
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Pray for Morning
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Looking for a night of thrills, eight friends roam the abandoned Royal Crescent Hotel, where five students were murdered more than 20 years ago. When they discover a severed hand, they conjure up a evil spirit and unleash its bloody wrath. To ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, suspense
Plot: hotel, gory, crimes, resort, danger, deadly, mystery, buddies, ghost, supernatural ability, survival, captivity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   64%
 
 3.7
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Bad Karma
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mental Patient terrorizes her Psychiatrist who she believes is the reincarnation of Jack the Ripper.
Style: serious, rough, sexual, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental institution, gory, mentally unstable, prison, serial killer, slasher, stalking, doctors and patients, murder, mental illness, who done it, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   52%
 
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Naked Fear
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Diana (Danielle De Luca) takes a job as a stripper in a sleepy New Mexico town, she's unaware that her fellow dancers have been disappearing. The local sheriff (Joe Mantegna) is stumped, but Diana learns the truth when she becomes the next ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: chase, manhunt, survival, desert, small town, kidnapping, woman in danger, chases and races, serial killer, danger, psychopath, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   56%
 
The Horror Vault Vol.1
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Denmark, USA, Australia, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Nine short tales of horror filmed by various directors are presented together in one chilling volume, featuring enough killers, psychopaths and supernatural demons to satisfy the most demanding fans of human perversity and madness. Featured titles ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, twists and turns, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, gory, danger, deadly, intruder, nude model, attraction, portrait, mass murderer, killing spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   52%
 
Killer Instinct
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A series of unsolved crimes from the past prove to be the common thread in three stories that intertwine to reveal big problems in a small town.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: slasher, factory, gory, domestic disturbance, hospital, mental institution, stalking, vengeance, small town, murder, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   57%
 

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The Chair
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Psychology student Danielle inadvertently wakes a evil spirit while renting a century old Victorian house. In setting out to prove his existence, Danielle inadvertently frees and becomes a puppet of the spirit of serial killer Edgar Crowe. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, psychological
Plot: amateur detective, ghost, serial killer, supernatural ability, domestic disturbance, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, haunted by the past, woman in danger, psychopath, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   48%
 
 4.2
 466
Stalker
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When novelist Paula Martin retreats to the seclusion of her family home Crows Hall she hopes to clear her mind and focus on her new book. The arrival of an assistant, Linda, should take the pressure off... but as the bodies pile up, Paula finds ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, tense ...
Plot: gory, writer's life, isolation, woman in danger, artists and showbiz, confined, crimes, deadly, mentally unstable, danger, cellar, country house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   44%
 
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