Movies like Pathology

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Pathology (2008)
 6.0
 30K
Pathology (2008)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Medical student Ted Grey graduates at the top of his class and quickly joins an elite pathology program, whose top students invite him into their circle. There he uncovers a gruesome secret: They play a game in which one tries to commit the perfect, undetectable murder, then the others compete to determine the victim's cause of death.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, surprise ending, tense, rough, twists and turns, serious, realistic, dark humor, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, medical school, perfect crime, hospital, crimes, crime, forensics, danger, doctors and patients, deadly, intern, power relations, infidelity, attempted murder, incest, gang, investigation, life is a bitch, family problems, couples, dishonesty, death in the family, graduation, game ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century

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Most similar movies to Pathology

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about murder, deadly, crimes, serial killer, psychopath, danger and police investigation mostly in Thriller, Horror and Crime genres. Some movies like Pathology: Cleaner (2007), Saw (2004), Blood Work (2002), Nightstalker (2002), Natural Enemy (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.1
 36K
Cleaner (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Single father and former cop Tom Cutler has an unusual occupation: he cleans up death scenes. But when he's called in to sterilize a wealthy suburban residence after a brutal shooting, Cutler is shocked to learn he may have unknowingly erased ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, police corruption, crime, murder, ex law enforcer, crimes, ex cop, murder investigation, mystery, protagonist as suspect, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 356K
Saw (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Obsessed with teaching his victims the value of life, a deranged, sadistic serial killer abducts the morally wayward. Once captured, they must face impossible choices in a horrific game of survival. The victims must fight to win their lives back, or ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: torture, psychopath, serial killer, captivity, mind game, race against time, plot twist, survival, insanity, trapped, master criminal, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 40K
Blood Work (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Still recovering from a heart transplant, a retired FBI profiler returns to service when his own blood analysis offers clues to the identity of a serial killer.
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, police investigation, mystery, crimes, investigation, murder mystery, deadly, dishonesty, fbi, foot chase ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.3
 1K
Nightstalker (2002)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A stylish horror film based on the life of Richard Ramirez, aka the Nightstalker, who terrorized people in Los Angeles during the 1980s.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspense, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, mind game, danger, murder, psychopath, deadly, journalism, police detective, stalking, heavy metal, heavy metal culture ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 526
Natural Enemy (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: William McNamara plays a young man who was given away by his mother at birth, seeking revenge on her for abandoning him.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, adoption, danger, parents and children, crimes, crime, deadly, dishonesty, life is a bitch, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.0
 239K
Phone Booth (2002)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A slick New York publicist who picks up a ringing receiver in a phone booth is told that if he hangs up, he'll be killed... and the little red light from a laser rifle sight is proof that the caller isn't kidding.
Style: tense, surprise ending, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, mind game, dishonesty, hostage, psychopath, crimes, hostages, murder, redemption, characters in danger, terrorist, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.5
 9K
Anamorph (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A psychological thriller based on the concept of anamorphosis, a painting technique that manipulates the laws of perspective to create two competing images on a single canvas.
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, serious, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, murder, investigation, serial killer, police station, supernatural, law enforcement, life is a bitch, crimes, uncover truth, crime, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.6
 39K
The Hitcher (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: While driving through the New Mexico Desert during a rainy night, the college students Jim Halsey and his girlfriend Grace Andrews give a ride to the hitchhiker John Ryder. While in their car, the stranger proves to be a psychopath threatening the ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hitchhiker, slasher, gory, serial killer, murder, psychopath, car chase, deadly, on the road, desert, mind game, on the run ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
 4.5
 951
American Crime (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young smalltown reporter, Jessie St. Claire, begins investigating a killer stalking his victims making video tapes. This might just be the career opportunity, which she has hoped for. When she herself becomes a target and suddenly disappears, the ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, investigation, serial killer, stalking, deadly, crime, crimes, uncover truth, who done it, psychopath, mind game, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.5
 70K
Awake (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: While undergoing heart surgery, a man experiences a phenomenon called ‘anesthetic awareness’, which leaves him awake but paralyzed throughout the operation. As various obstacles present themselves, his wife must make life-altering decisions ...
Style: psychological, twist ending, disturbing, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: betrayal, uncover truth, surgery, dishonesty, couple relations, doctors and patients, parents and children, hospital, conspiracy, doctor patient relationship, surgical operation, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Henry II: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1996)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Henry has wandered into a small town looking for work and a place to stay. He gets a job delivering and cleaning porto-potties and moves in with a co-worker until he gets his feet off of the ground. Henry and his new friend soon start to kill.
Style: psychological, scary, bleak, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, slasher, violence, psychopath, police investigation, danger, buddies, gory, law enforcement, deadly, mind game ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, scary, realistic, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, survival, serial killer, crimes, mind game, psychopath, danger, stalking, woman in danger, prank, high school, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.7
 105K
The Call (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jordan Turner is an experienced 911 operator but when she makes an error in judgment and a call ends badly, Jordan is rattled and unsure if she can continue. But when teenager Casey Welson is abducted in the back of a man's car and calls 911, ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, surprise ending, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, serial killer, woman in danger, psycho, child abduction, 911, danger, murder, investigation, fear, chase, lifesaver ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.5
 969
Sick Girl (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Izzy is raising her younger brother, Kevin, by herself. Their parents are deceased and her older brother, Rusty, is away in the Marines. When Izzy learns that her little brother is being bullied at school, she does what any unstable, psychopathic, ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, revenge, crimes, vengeance, psychopath, mentally unstable, gory, youth, siblings relations, death in the family, young heroes, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
No One Can Hear You (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Families are dying and reporter Trish (Kelly McGillis) finds herself reporting on a serial killing spree. After her daughter Lisa's (Kate Elliott) best friends are killed, she fears that her family may be on the killers list. Sheriff Webster ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, investigation, serial killer, mind game, danger, family life, law enforcement, deadly, murder, teenage life, crimes, journalism ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 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: serious, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, captivity, danger, deadly, riddles and clues, confined, crimes, survival, gory, crime, murder, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.3
 615
Circle (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When remorseless killer James Bennett escapes from lockdown in a mental hospital, an FBI agent and a U.S. Marshal track the madman to his hometown, where he plans to slay a group of graduate students studying his case. But to catch their prey, the ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, mind game, riddles and clues, crimes, danger, serial killer, psychopath, rivalry, deadly, student life, youth, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 8K
Highwaymen (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: James Cray watched as his wife was killed by Fargo, a hit-and-run serial murderer. After severely injuring Fargo and going to prison for several years, James is now determined to avenge his wife's death. He drives across the country looking for ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, suspense, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, car chase, murder, vengeance, crimes, deadly, danger, rivalry, chases and races, hit and run, death of wife, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 4.1
 3K
Scar (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Joan Burrows returns to her hometown for her niece's graduation, only to be confronted by the serial killer she thought she offed years ago -- after he kidnapped and tormented her and her best friend.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, haunted by the past, homecoming, gory, psychopath, violence spree, woman in danger, crimes, who done it, small town, slasher, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.6
 21K
Horsemen (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A recently widowed detective still grieving over his wife's death discovers a shocking connection between himself and the suspects in a serial killing spree linked to the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, interrogation, autopsy, police, orphan, law enforcement, uncover truth, psychopath, who done it, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 55K
Mindhunters (2004)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, UK, Finland, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Trainees in the FBI's psychological profiling program must put their training into practice when they discover a killer in their midst.
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, psychological, scary, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, profiler, trap, mind game, isolation, island, dishonesty, investigation, law enforcement, murder, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.7
 9K
Borderland (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three college students, Phil, Ed, and Henry take a road trip into Mexico for a week of drinking and carefree fun only to have Phil find himself a captive of a group of satanic Mexican drug smugglers who kill tourists and whom are looking for a group ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, missing person, human sacrifice, bondage, drinking, evil, cult, insanity, danger, crime, curses spells and rituals, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, texas, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 9K
Dahmer (2002)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On February 15, 1992 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Jeffrey Lionel Dahmer, one of the world's most infamous serial killers, was convicted of 15 counts of murder and sentenced to 937 years in federal prison. This movie is based on events from his ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, rough, macabre, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, gay, psychopath, rape, necrophilia, life is a bitch, crimes, deadly, introspection, human nature, violence ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
Would You Rather (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Desperate to help her ailing brother, a young woman agrees to compete in a deadly game of "Would You Rather," hosted by a sadistic aristocrat.
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, scary, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, moral dilemma, danger, survival, confined, deathtrap, captivity, mind game, torture, confinement indoors, threat, group of strangers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.4
 771
Shiver (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wendy Alden, a young secretary in Portland lacking in self- confidence becomes victim of a savage killer who has claimed the lives of a number of other women. Somehow Wendy finds the resources of courage to fight back and escape.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, scary, bleak ...
Plot: danger, violence, serial killer, crimes, obsession, deadly, psychopath, murder, police, blood, female nudity, sex
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.1
 11K
Anatomy (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Medical student Paula Henning wins a place at an exclusive Heidelberg medical school. When the body of a young man she met on the train turns up on her dissection table, she begins to investigate the mysterious circumstances surrounding his death, ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: medical school, university, dissection, amateur detective, slasher, gory, serial killer, woman in danger, teenage life, deadly, crimes, professor ...
Time: 90s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Slaughter of the Innocents (1993)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A seasoned FBI Agent's child-genius son assists him on catching a child-killer, a schizophrenic mohab nut who believes he's been chosen by god to be a new Noah.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, disturbing
Plot: kidnapping, murder, serial killer, fbi, investigation, crime, parents and children, crimes, law enforcement, psychopath, child killer, hotshot hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Killing Gene (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: There is something horribly wrong with the bodies found in the dark city streets. Some are mutilated while others have the Price equation (wΔz = Cov (w,z) = βwzVz) carved into their flesh. Detective Eddie Argo and his new partner Helen Westcott ...
Style: bleak, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, investigation, serial killer, police, violence, torture, police investigation, master criminal, chase, death, murder, psychological trauma ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Crimson Rivers (2000)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two French policemen, one investigating a grisly murder at a remote mountain college, the other working on the desecration of a young girl's grave by skinheads, are brought together by the clues from their respective cases. Soon after they ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, police investigation, mountain, secret, police detective, crime, faked death, ritual, corpse, demon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.3
 1K
Bone Daddy (1998)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Doctor Palmer, a former pathologist, wrote a fictional book based on his real cases. In the book, the madman gets caught, but in reality he is still uncaught. After the book is released, Palmer's editor is kidnapped. Palmer soon is sent a ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, pathologist, corpse, gore, crime, crimes, law enforcement, gory, deadly, writer's life, parents and children, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%