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The People Under the Stairs
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: scary, humorous, semi serious, macabre, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing, rough, bloody, surreal, atmospheric, melancholic, entertaining, frightening, suspense, sadistic, gothic, satirical, harsh, dark humor
Audience: teens
Plot: incest, cannibalism, splatter, parents and children, child abuse, mental illness, dog, shotgun, crimes, insanity, sexual abuse, haunted house, blood, mentor, supernatural, kidnapping, suburbs, danger, serial killer, violence, police investigation, culture clash, brutality, guard dog, disfigurement, break in, neighborhood, escape, deadly, cancer, gory, demons, eccentricity, secrets, chase, monster, visceral, parenthood, murder, cult, youth, catastrophe, twists & turns, stylish, family relations, storytelling, family, dysfunctional family, crazy, runaway, witches, slasher, happy ending, life is a bitch, monsters, violent, sexualized violence, transformation, adaptation, first contact, vengeance, obsessive quest, male nudity, mad scientist, fantasy world, life philosophy, maze, justice, creativity, dialogue, siblings relations, adoption, heist, terminal illness, anthropophagus, rottweiler, mute child, breaking through a wall, severed tongue, starvation, white dress, hidden treasure, nameless character, cellar, mutilation, bayonet, child protagonist, breaking and entering, perversion, human monster, homicidal maniac, pervert, secret passageway, robbery gone awry, cannibal, bitten hand, psycho, money falling through the air, home invasion, house, child in peril, death of child, hidden door, brother sister relationship, evil man, killing an animal, booby trap, abused child, knife, corpse, sadism, african american, death, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, suburban life, teenage life, righting the wronged, hopes, eviction, ghetto, s&m, sadistic killer, female murderer, slasher killer, sadistic horror, perversity, body part, mutilated corpse, weirdo, evil woman, mad woman, creep, female villain, depravity, bloody violence, gory violence, killing spree, extreme violence, eating human flesh, sexual predator, butcher, cruelty, bloodbath, stabbing, child abduction, racism, racist, abduction, killer, cut into pieces, dismemberment, female killer, mutilated body, psycho terror, killer dog, child murderess, old dark house, tenement, american horror, falling off a roof, female serial killer, tarot card, deeply disturbed person, sick mother, claustrophobia, dead boy, exploding house, disturbed individual, furnace, climbing through a window, slingshot, body count, slashing, sadistic psychopath, landlord, hit in the crotch, animal abuse, hung by wrists, funeral home, missing girl, goth, psycho killer, bad guy, maniac, deformity, gold coin, psychopathic killer, fireplace, slum, crowbar, shot through a wall, hiding in a closet, mansion, lasersight, sadist, dynamite, scheme, villain, terror, doll, racial slur, attic, darkness, serial murder, masked man, skull, impalement, severed finger, bad girl, spider, evil, skeleton, survival horror, flashlight, stabbed in the stomach, blood splatter, stabbed in the throat, van, shot to death, social satire, psychopath, electrocution, female psychopath, falling down stairs, wealth, birthday, shot in the chest, deception, basement, pond, police, cigarette smoking, pistol, rage, greed, gore, manic, gold, trap, vicious, pornography, zombie, survival, stupidity, spiders, revenge, nudity (topless - notable), nudity (full frontal - brief), lone hero, fight scenes, dark fantasy, adventure
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: california, usa
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Halloween
Horror, Thriller
USA
91 min.
 7.8
Saw
Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
USA
103 min.
 7.7
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Most similar movies to The People Under the Stairs

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, bloody, suspenseful and suspense films with plots including mentor, violence, brutality, splatter, gory, dialogue and murder themes mostly in Horror, Thriller and Comedy genres. Some movies like The People Under the Stairs: The Hills Have Eyes (1977), Motel Hell (1980), The Last House on the Left (1972), Shocker (1989), We Are What We Are (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Hills Have Eyes
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, serious, rough, brutal, disturbing, road movie, suspense, macabre, harsh, bloody, intense, atmospheric, dark, melancholic, psychological, talky, enigmatic, bleak, satirical, based on supposedly true story, sadistic, biting
Plot: desert, gory, survival, rape, vengeance, blood, cannibalism, murder, splatter, brutality, dog, visceral, dysfunctional family, violence, violent, cannibal, family, parents and children, sexualized violence, revenge, kidnapping, cult, set on fire, government, mutation, family in danger, gore, mars, stranded, crimes, serial killer, mad scientist, insanity, pornography, incest, slasher, death, danger, wilderness, good versus evil, catastrophe, adaptation, supernatural, dialogue, parenthood, demons, mentor, deadly, torture, gratuitous violence
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, southern california, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   89%
 
 6.1
 8K
Motel Hell
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Style: dark humor, scary, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, macabre, bloody, disturbing, rough, dark, road movie, suspense, atmospheric, harsh, tense, brutal, satirical, absurd, clever, gothic, suspenseful, melancholic, stylized, psychological, surprise ending, interesting, idiotic
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, gory, cannibalism, gore, splatter, hotel, cult, murder, psychopath, violence, blood, camp, violent, serial killer, brutality, criminal heroes, survival, demons, visceral, crimes, zombie, sexualized violence, revenge, stylish, monster, dialogue, parody, death, danger, nudity (topless - notable), dysfunctional family, sisters, mentor, insanity, catastrophe, adaptation, multiple storylines, deadly, goth, supernatural, dark hero, drinking, transformation, stalking, secrets, crime gone awry, dark fantasy, crazy, family in danger, woman in danger
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   78%
 
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The Last House on the Left
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Style: disturbing, brutal, bleak, serious, scary, bloody, rough, realistic, suspenseful, macabre, harsh, road movie, psychological, melancholic, intense, ironic, stylized, atmospheric, sexual, suspense, bad ending, banned film, based on supposedly true story, biting, sadistic, erotic, dark humor
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, gory, slasher, rape, kidnapping, revenge, murder, brutality, sexualized violence, splatter, violence, violent, pornography, visceral, bdsm, gore, sexual abuse, torture, vengeance, cannibalism, blood, violence spree, gratuitous violence, marijuana, concert, gun, birthday, insanity, gangs, pond, chaos and mayhem, crime, male nudity, psychopath, runaway, nudity (full frontal - brief), justice, catastrophe, supernatural, psychology, dialogue, vigilantism, crimes, adaptation, demons, mad scientist, death, police investigation, culture clash, danger
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: connecticut, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   58%
 
 5.4
 12K
Shocker
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, sadistic, suspense, satirical, bloody, surreal, macabre, harsh, sexy, melancholic, disturbing, entertaining, dark humor
Plot: slasher, gory, murder, supernatural, serial killer, violence, criminal's revenge, psychopath, gore, chase, splatter, ghost, dreams, death, brutality, maniac, blackout, terror, electricity, killer, evil, rage, capital punishment, blood, police investigation, family, supernatural ability, vengeance, demons, mentor, devil, curses spells and rituals, fight scenes, violent, ghosts, catastrophe, first contact, high school, dysfunctional family, death row, justice, dialogue, obsession, revenge, adaptation, reincarnation, life philosophy, nudity (topless - notable), fantasy world, sexualized violence
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   56%
 
We Are What We Are
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 105 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, disturbing, serious, suspense, atmospheric, dark, macabre, intense, realistic, twist ending, bloody, psychological, gothic, bad ending, harsh, depressing
Plot: cannibalism, gory, small town, secrets, family drama, crimes, splatter, doctors, police investigation, dysfunctional family, family, death, kidnapping, violence, pornography, creek, bone, rain, danger, serial killer, violent, brutality, sexualized violence, blood, culture clash, torture, parenthood, deadly, survival, coming of age, psychology, sisters, moral ambiguity, gore, religious, storm, funeral, prayer, dog, children, male nudity, murder, police, visceral, hospital, family problems, revenge, insanity, mental illness, adaptation
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: delaware, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   56%
 
 6.4
 43K
New Nightmare
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, rough, clever, suspense, bad ending, interesting, psychological, bloody, disturbing, intense, post modern, fairy tale, surprise ending, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: hospital, slasher, gory, dreams, storytelling, supernatural, alternate reality, serial killer, ghost, death, earthquake, nightmare, transformation, mystery, disfigurement, sleepwalking, kidnapping, fire, blood, demons, reboot, movie business, mascot, fame, alternate dimension, insomnia, hollywood, celebrity, supernatural ability, chase, mentor, fantasy world, psychopath, monster, vengeance, filmmaking, brutality, catastrophe, crimes, dialogue, creativity, danger, splatter, adaptation, obsession, halloween, nanny, deadly, alter ego, existentialism
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   47%
 
Amityville: It's About Time
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, bloody, rough, twist ending, intense, sexy, suspense, humorous, entertaining, clever, erotic, psychological, surreal, idiotic
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, gory, slasher, single father, brutality, serial killer, alternate reality, family, vengeance, demons, violence, mirror, death, splatter, fantasy world, supernatural ability, estate, vampire human love, writers, mentor, domestic disturbance, suburbs, first contact, dialogue, catastrophe, destiny, weapons, dysfunctional family, family in danger, solitude, pornography, storytelling, natural disaster, murder, dog, violent, reality tv, adaptation, insanity, fight scenes, redemption, sexualized violence, revenge, psychopath, male nudity, multiple storylines, monster, stereotypes
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   48%
 
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 6.7
 23K
Serial Mom
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, witty, offbeat, realistic, satirical, disturbing, bloody, cynical, absurd, stylized, macabre, melancholic, cerebral, ironic, scary, surreal, funny, clever, light, talky, dark, psycho film, based on supposedly true story, sadistic, interesting, idiotic
Plot: serial killer, murder, crime, parents and children, courtroom, housewife, suburban life, brutality, perfectionist, court, insanity, obsession, protection, infamy, crimes, suburbs, dysfunctional family, pornography, deadly, crazy, parody, violent, dialogue, catastrophe, hitman, revenge, violence, camp, mentor, police investigation, family, irreverent, family relations, sarcasm, farce, fashion, adaptation, fantasy world, death penalty, multiple storylines, storytelling, justice, media satire, visceral, chase, gory, sexualized violence, vengeance, twists & turns, mob
Time: 90s
Place: baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   43%
 
Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, ridiculous, surreal, bad ending, idiotic, suspense, intense, disturbing, sadistic, gothic, sequel to cult film, interesting, bloody
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, dreams, serial killer, memory, gory, amnesia, supernatural, murder, youth, splatter, death, nightmare, supernatural ability, good versus evil, memory loss, violence, teenagers, vengeance, demons, mystery, teenage life, lame, blood, disfigurement, killer, male nudity, alternate dimension, psychologist, hospital, weapons, mentor, transformation, brutality, parody, monster, fantasy world, danger, torture, first contact, storytelling, catastrophe, high school, camp, video game, revenge, deadly, dialogue, pornography, adaptation, ninja
Time: 90s, 80s, 1960s, 1990s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: usa, midwest, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   43%
 
Lord of Illusions
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, dark, macabre, bloody, rough, surreal, melancholic, disturbing, erotic, suspense, sexy, adaptation directed by original author, surprise ending, cerebral, gothic
Plot: supernatural, cult, investigation, neo noir, dark fantasy, good versus evil, splatter, mystery, supernatural ability, demons, magic, private detective, occult, mentor, fantasy world, gory, storytelling, curses spells and rituals, brutality, fanatic, resurrection, vengeance, first contact, murder, transformation, sexualized violence, death, blood, sect, wizards and magicians, violence, violent, nudity (topless - notable), devil, religions or cults, dialogue, desert, catastrophe, secrets, witches, destiny, adaptation, writers, alternate reality, technology, multiple storylines, police investigation, creativity, hospital, mythology
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   52%
 
Office Killer
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, bloody, witty, psychological, cynical, satirical, bad ending, scary, melancholic, absurd, light, suspense, clever, tense, dark, disturbing, talky, macabre, surprise ending, interesting, entertaining, artsy, brutal, sexy, enigmatic, dark humor
Plot: gory, workplace, obnoxious boss, office, slasher, pornography, protagonist as suspect, murder, sexualized violence, serial killer, fashion, loneliness, brutality, mentor, crime, death, splatter, vengeance, obsession, nudity (topless - notable), sexual abuse, manipulation, catastrophe, betrayal, insanity, workplace romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), dialogue, fantasy world, first contact, storytelling, fight scenes, workplace intrigue, violence, violent, adaptation, childhood, kick-butt women, art, psychopath, crazy, stereotypes, multiple storylines, women, life philosophy, shopping, creativity, male nudity, transformation, unlikely friendships
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   55%
 
House of 1000 Corpses
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Style: scary, twists and turns, semi serious, rough, bloody, atmospheric, stylized, disturbing, suspenseful, macabre, surreal, brutal, road movie, dark humor, humorous, suspense, intense, harsh, dark, idiotic, psychedelic, surprise ending, psychological
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, gory, slasher, halloween, splatter, firefly, violence, gore, zombie, murder, blood, cannibalism, violent, brutality, torture, supernatural, sexualized violence, youth, insanity, visceral, urban legend, mad scientist, crimes, satanic ritual, demons, psychopath, goth, deadly, pornography, cult, rivalry, dialogue, mentor, stylish, devil, male nudity, adaptation, monster, storytelling, catastrophe, vengeance, crazy, violence spree, apocalypse, gratuitous violence, dysfunctional family, culture clash, gangsters, legends and myths, fantasy world
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1977
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   40%
 
Alice Sweet Alice
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, atmospheric, psychological, serious, suspense, macabre, tense, brutal, realistic, bloody, dark, gothic, psychotronic, rough, melancholic, intense, talky, frightening, harsh, psycho film, surprise ending, interesting, bad ending
Plot: serial killer, slasher, gory, murder, investigation, mystery, police investigation, brutality, sisters, catholicism, stylish, insanity, murder mystery, blood, violent, splatter, violence, death, guilt, vengeance, revenge, visceral, crime, psychopathic killer, psychology, sexualized violence, torture, proto-slasher, church service, single parent, burned alive, demons, mind game, adaptation, family, identity, twists & turns, male nudity, pornography, supernatural, parents and children, dysfunctional family, family drama, catastrophe, runaway, doctors, mentor, child abuse, classic car, cult
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1961
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   37%
 
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Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Style: scary, dark humor, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, satirical, clever, macabre, witty, bloody, funny, twist ending, atmospheric, light, talky, bad ending, biting, absurd, surprise ending, interesting, entertaining, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, gory, small town, murder, halloween, splatter, mentor, parody, cult, witches, stereotypes, movie business, idol, career, crimes, drinking, weapons, monster, masked killer, deadly, chase, catastrophe, brutality, dialogue, adaptation, life philosophy, creativity, journalism, transformation, psychopath, reality tv, nudity (full frontal - brief), witch, police investigation, mask, small town life, doctors, blood, segregation, censorship, death, fantasy world, pornography, depression, storytelling, finnish, mental illness, obsession, gore
Time: contemporary
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   37%
 
Ed and His Dead Mother
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Style: macabre, dark humor, humorous, semi serious, scary, dark, suspenseful, realistic, melancholic, psychological, suspense, funny, witty, harsh, atmospheric, stylized, enigmatic, cynical, tense, surreal, disturbing, brutal, bloody, biting, interesting, bleak
Plot: parents and children, irreverent, splatter, life & death, danger, brutality, weapons, death, gore, violent, deadly, insanity, chainsaw, uncle nephew relationship, monster, loneliness, survival, classic car, torture, love and romance, gory, pornography, demons, deadpan, visceral, police corruption, sexualized violence, crazy, male nudity, family relations, catastrophe, mental illness, justice, bdsm, gunfight, dialogue, vengeance, crime gone awry, mentor, disorder, supernatural, stylish, zombie, dysfunctional family, mad scientist, solitude, cult, drinking, tragedy, wilderness
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   44%
 
 5.9
 5K
Castle Freak
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, bloody, rough, macabre, disturbing, melancholic, atmospheric, intense, brutal, surreal, suspense, erotic, gothic, stylized, sexual, harsh, biting, dramatic
Plot: gory, slasher, splatter, ghost, brutality, castle, palaces castles and temples, serial killer, violence, death, cannibalism, demons, haunted by the past, voyeurism, supernatural ability, gratuitous violence, murder, family drama, family, violent, blood, parents and children, mentor, catastrophe, cult, adaptation, pornography, life philosophy, crimes, first contact, guilt, zombie, dialogue, fantasy world, blindness, deadly, prostitution, vengeance, hospital, prostitute, fight scenes, storytelling, gore, multiple storylines, revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), runaway, sexualized violence, dysfunctional family, supernatural
Time: 90s
Place: europe, italy, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   49%
 
Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Style: scary, serious, rough, brutal, road movie, bloody, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, disturbing, intense, macabre, dark humor, idiotic, harsh, ridiculous, melancholic, humorous, based on supposedly true story, gothic, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, gory, murder, violence, death, vengeance, splatter, dark hero, brutality, blood, gore, cannibalism, torture, dysfunctional family, family, violent, psychopath, zombie, sexualized violence, danger, pornography, lame, weapons, dialogue, survival, mentor, adaptation, fantasy world, multiple storylines, demons, fight scenes, visceral, storytelling, first contact, male nudity, catastrophe, crazy, crimes, technology, greed, classic car, gangsters, deadly, on the run, siblings relations, escapades, chainsaw murder, anthropophagus, meat hook
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: texas, california, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   45%
 
 6.2
 101K
The Strangers
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, serious, rough, suspense, realistic, intense, bad ending, idiotic, frightening, psychological, disturbing, twist ending, bloody, atmospheric, macabre, interesting, road movie, harsh, clever, surprise ending, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, survival, hostages, isolation, splatter, violence, blood, torture, supernatural, brutality, suburbs, serial killer, home invasion, bag over head, gory, psychological thriller, mask, confined, catastrophe, crimes, runaway, mentor, weapons, pornography, danger, chase, gratuitous violence, visceral, deadly, haunted house, violent, gore, storytelling, zombie, dialogue, twists & turns, stupidity, police investigation, apocalypse, stalking, demons, mysterious character, paranoid, revenge, first contact, halloween, death, insanity, domestic disturbance
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   48%
 
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 6.5
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Society
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: surreal, dark humor, psychological, scary, atmospheric, serious, offbeat, disturbing, satirical, suspenseful, macabre, bloody, ironic, dark, stylized, harsh, cynical, erotic, suspense, frightening, enigmatic, absurd
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, cult, transformation, surrealism, splatter, paranoia, male nudity, orgy, incest, teenage life, suburbs, psychiatrist, paranoid, secret society, high school, visceral, brutality, monster, conspiracy, cannibalism, insanity, blood, mystery, deadly, sexualized violence, hospital, sisters, kids and family, stylish, nudity (topless - notable), violence, parody, youth, creativity, camp, catastrophe, psychology, monsters, demons, doctors, mad scientist, mental illness, on the run, dialogue, secrets, dysfunctional family, torture, dark fantasy, serial killer, storytelling
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   37%
 
 5.9
 13K
The Dark Half
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious, disturbing, tense, cerebral, suspense, macabre, rough, bad ending, surreal, dark, bloody, clever, melancholic, interesting, humorous, atmospheric
Plot: murder, book, supernatural, alter ego, ghost, adaptation, family, writers, splatter, mentor, gory, supernatural ability, writing, sparrow, brain tumor, blackmail, razor, death, sheriff, vengeance, transformation, creativity, literature, catastrophe, violence, violent, storytelling, crimes, blood, classic car, brutality, psychology, doctors, zombie, demons, danger, dialogue, nudity (topless - notable), cult, serial killer, hospital, sexualized violence, multiple storylines, deadly, first contact, devil, destiny, mad scientist, life philosophy, gore
Time: 90s
Place: maine, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   47%
 
 6.5
 11K
Maniac
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, bloody, serious, brutal, macabre, psychological, rough, realistic, harsh, tense, atmospheric, melancholic, suspense, frightening, stylized, intense, dark, surprise ending, ridiculous, bad ending
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, gore, serial killer, violence, slasher, splatter, brutality, insanity, investigation, visceral, blood, vengeance, violent, cannibalism, murder, mind game, obsession, demons, stalking, mental illness, model, revenge, mannequin, killer, shotgun, sadism, park, rage, torture, stylish, vigilante, monster, violence spree, death, adaptation, pornography, mad scientist, mentor, weapons, catastrophe, classic car, women, dangerous attraction, psychology, psychopath, halloween, sexualized violence, woman in danger, chase, storytelling
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1979
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   34%
 
 6.1
 13K
Basket Case
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, macabre, bloody, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, melancholic, atmospheric, harsh, absurd, talky, ironic, light, frightening, psychotronic, stylized
Plot: gory, splatter, doctors, male nudity, crimes, vengeance, mad scientist, monster, urban, danger, brothers, demons, blood, hotel, deadly, slasher, cult, revenge, siamese twins, brutality, murder, love and romance, insanity, cannibalism, camp, mentor, catastrophe, gore, serial killer, transformation, hospital, dialogue, twins, visceral, lone hero, stalking, violence, zombie, monsters, culture clash, crazy, runaway, storytelling, first contact, romance, adaptation, city life, creativity, justice, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   41%
 
The Poughkeepsie Tapes
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, realistic, brutal, bleak, psychological, macabre, rough, scary, idiotic, harsh, twist ending, stylized, awful, clever, enigmatic, talky, ridiculous, sexy, bad ending, suspense, necrophiliac, intense, bloody, absurd
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, crime, torture, murder, investigation, brutality, bdsm, violence, pornography, police investigation, found footage, slasher, kidnapping, gratuitous violence, gory, pedophilia, brainwashing, torment, mysterious man, sadist, suffering, masked man, slave, mask, sadism, psychopath, splatter, snuff, cannibalism, fbi, violent, reality tv, justice, crimes, catastrophe, sexualized violence, deadly, revenge, mentor, culture clash, love and romance, witches, missing person, blood, dialogue, gore, obsession, happy ending, adaptation, fantasy world
Place: new york, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   37%
 
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 7.2
 244K
Scream
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: suspenseful, scary, dark humor, clever, suspense, twists and turns, semi serious, realistic, intense, tense, bloody, macabre, frightening, twist ending, humorous, funny, atmospheric, witty, entertaining, biting, interesting, brutal, post modern, surprise ending
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, serial killer, high school, halloween, small town, gore, postmodernism, splatter, parody, murder, gory, chase, death, violence, blood, teenager, teenagers, mystery, teenage life, who done it, stereotypes, violent, tabloid, news reporter, dialogue, virginity, brutality, creativity, catastrophe, torture, transformation, adaptation, police investigation, supernatural, woman in danger, deadly, mentor, twists & turns, revenge, school, drinking, psychopath, alter ego, visceral, family, stupidity, obsession, apocalypse, runaway, honest
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   35%
 
 6.4
 49K
The Collector
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Style: scary, suspenseful, brutal, serious, suspense, bloody, rough, realistic, tense, intense, macabre, clever, disturbing, idiotic, twist ending, absurd, melancholic, bad ending, atmospheric, ridiculous, dark, psychological, sadistic, sinister, psychotronic, light, dark humor
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, gory, torture, violence, gore, brutality, splatter, trap, held captive, blood, psychopath, burglar, home invasion, insanity, domestic disturbance, violent, countryside, kidnapping, murder, debt, thief, family in danger, visceral, extreme violence, psychopathic killer, masked man, killer, fight, cannibalism, revenge, writers, family, death, plot twist, catastrophe, twists & turns, weapons, police investigation, criminal heroes, chase, pornography, confined, spiders, stereotypes, danger, survival, masked killer, family drama, mentor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   40%
 
Bride of Re-Animator
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, macabre, dark humor, bloody, rough, suspenseful, harsh, stylized, melancholic, absurd, sexy, light, interesting, gothic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, gory, gore, laboratory, splatter, blood, hospital, police detective, reanimation, severed head, crimes, demons, danger, monster, police investigation, vengeance, transformation, doctors, desperation, science, experiment, bat, corpse, basement, hypodermic needle, doctor, stylish, brutality, death, revenge, deadly, life & death, dark hero, camp, violent, monsters, pornography, escapades, dialogue, violence, crazy, mentor, wilderness, imaginary, catastrophe, adaptation, insanity, storytelling, cult
Time: 80s
Place: massachusetts, usa, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   43%
 
 5.2
 17K
Sleepwalkers
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, sexy, bloody, suspense, entertaining, humorous, satirical, gothic, intense, melancholic, erotic, dark humor, surprise ending, absurd
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, slasher, supernatural, dangerous animal, chase, monster, small town, zombie, high school, monsters, blood, splatter, death, transformation, morphing, incest, demons, adaptation, werewolf, police investigation, vengeance, mentor, mad scientist, stalking, writers, gory, haunted house, camp, brutality, nudity (topless - notable), dialogue, danger, violence, catastrophe, parents and children, revenge, sexualized violence, family, first contact, life philosophy, cult, destiny, fantasy world, violent, ghosts, spiders, family drama, deadly, solitude, fight scenes
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: indiana, usa, egypt, ohio, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   33%
 
 5.5
 107K
Scream 3
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Style: scary, suspenseful, clever, twists and turns, semi serious, suspense, humorous, realistic, twist ending, bad ending, witty, bloody, exciting, satirical, idiotic, intense, post modern, sequel to cult film, surprise ending, interesting, entertaining
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, postmodernism, parody, death, halloween, vengeance, hollywood, haunted by the past, metal detector, mask, reporter, splatter, chase, violence, ex-cop, movie business, dialogue, mystery, writers, lame, family, gory, blood, brutality, twists & turns, mentor, who done it, fantasy world, creativity, catastrophe, police investigation, supernatural, psychopath, stereotypes, fight scenes, adaptation, storytelling, first contact, deadly, nudity (topless - notable), destiny, happy ending, multiple storylines, ghosts, runaway, dealing with death, dysfunctional family, journalism
Time: 90s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   33%
 

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 6.2
 5K
Parents
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, disturbing, offbeat, surreal, satirical, macabre, dark, atmospheric, stylized, bloody, absurd, melancholic, scary, psychological, frightening, bleak, clever, harsh, ironic, cerebral, enigmatic
Plot: cannibalism, self discovery, school, dark fantasy, cannibal, parents and children, suburbs, dysfunctional family, workplace, parenthood, parents, eccentric family, pornography, imagination, suburban life, childhood, secrets, transformation, catastrophe, splatter, coming of age, fantasy world, teenage life, blood, crazy, demons, multiple storylines, brutality, crime gone awry, cult, life & death, family life, insanity, adaptation, surrealism, storytelling, mentor, dialogue, adoption, life philosophy, violence, stylish, youth, dreams, family problems, lone hero, witches, visceral, gory, mad scientist
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   100%
 
Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Style: scary, surreal, serious, rough, dark humor, idiotic, suspenseful, road movie, awful, bloody, ridiculous, suspense, disturbing, intense, satirical, based on supposedly true story, psychotronic, absurd
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, splatter, torture, gory, serial killer, chainsaw, chase, murder, psychopath, lame, family, violence, criminal heroes, insanity, skin, stupidity, camp, cannibal, hitchhiker, sadism, cross dressing, brutality, dysfunctional family, dialogue, fantasy world, cannibalism, halloween, danger, sexualized violence, writers, transvestism, pornography, deadly, violent, runaway, weapons, adaptation, storytelling, mentor, police investigation, first contact, destiny, fight scenes, catastrophe, multiple storylines, dumb, justice, gangsters, vengeance, teenage life
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   39%
 
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