Movies like The Pumpkin Karver

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The Pumpkin Karver (2006)
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The Pumpkin Karver (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A feature film based on a story in which a young man is stabbed to death on the evening of October 31, 2003. One year later, at a Halloween party, six people were brutally butchered in a remote location. The victims faces were carved and mutilated beyond recognition. The crime is still unsolved and is currently under investigation. Written by Robert Mann (Writer/Director)
Style: slasher, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, haunted by the past, crimes, isolation, starting over, mind game, mistaken identity, prank, holiday horror, rivalry, who done it, countryside, siblings relations, halloween party, brother and sister, fight, halloween, female nudity, hallucination, brother sister relationship, masked killer, accidental killing, pumpkin, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california

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Most similar movies to The Pumpkin Karver

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out slasher, suspenseful, serious and scary films with plots about deadly, crimes, psychopath, danger, gory, serial killer and murder mostly in Horror, Thriller and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Pumpkin Karver: Adam & Evil (2004), Blood Ranch (2006), The Orphan Killer (2011), Severed (2002), Hoboken Hollow (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Adam & Evil (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of sexy high school graduates are ready for a weekend of serious partying at a remote camp ground. Soon a murderer is on the loose...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: survival, serial killer, who done it, confined, teenage life, crimes, psychopath, murder, youth, isolation, school, adultery ...
Time: contemporary
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95%
 4.7
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Blood Ranch (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four college students and an Iraq War vet, lost on a desert highway, encounter a terrified young woman with a black van on her trail. They survive the ensuing chase but their car doesn't, forcing them to seek help at a nearby ranch. Only when ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, rough, suspenseful
Plot: survival, serial killer, psychopath, mind game, rescue, isolation, mental illness, murder, perversion, youth, car chase, desert ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
The Orphan Killer (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The Orphan Killer is a tour de force murder flick that defies classification. It goes far beyond current trends in gore and breaks open a new suffering genre of horror. Marcus Miller is a serial murderer hellbent on teaching his estranged sister ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, slasher ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, vengeance, siblings relations, haunted by the past, family relations, orphan, crimes, church, serial killer, violence, nun ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 1.8
 236
Severed (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A ritualistic serial killer is beheading victims all over a city, and those surrounding the case are pulled into his world as they try and stop him.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, rivalry, supernatural, psychopath, bounty hunter, crimes, law enforcement, investigation, master criminal, police investigation, private detective ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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Hoboken Hollow (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As Trevor drifts through Texas on collision course with a nightmare he is still haunted by the evils of the war he recently returned from and a promise he failed to keep. When a stranger offers a ride, Trevor finds himself battling the brutal ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, haunted by the past, crimes, farm, murder, bondage, torture, kidnapping, rape, hanging, redneck, hell ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Chromeskull: Laid to Rest 2 (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "ChromeSkull" is the sequel to the 2009 horror hit "Laid to Rest." It brings back ChromeSkull, who barely escaped death in the first movie and is hell-bent on continuing where he left off... and forging a new path of terror and ...
Style: slasher, realistic, serious, scary, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, survival, psychopath, crimes, wannabe, master criminal, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, obsession, haunted by the past, violence spree, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Slaughterhouse Massacre (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Follow the story of several attractive teenagers as they try to have a fun time in a slaughter house after dark...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, ghost, uncover truth, youth, crimes, psychopath, murder, rivalry, serial killer, supernatural, mind game, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: dallas texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Blood Widow (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Laurie and Hugh are a successful young couple who have just closed on a weekend home away from the city. Unbeknownst to them, the neighboring property contains the crumbling remains of a boarding school that was shuttered in the wake of an ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, couples, psychopath, murder, confined, crimes, isolation, strong violent content, boarding school, friends, buddies, abandoned building ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 2.4
 367
Psycho Ward (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of urban researchers set about exploring an abandoned psychiatric hospital with a terrible history, but are they prepared for the horrifying, possibly supernatural secrets hidden within its crumbling walls? No sooner do they get there than ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, survival, psychopath, crimes, confined, isolation, characters killed one by one, masked killer, abandoned hospital, escaped mental patient, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Bunnyman (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bunnyman is the story of a group of friends on their way back from a spontaneous weekend trip to Las Vegas, and while driving through the remote regions of southern California they suddenly find themselves in a sickening game of cat and mouse with a ...
Style: rough, scary, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: psychopath, survival, on the road, isolation, escapades, confined, captivity, strong violent content, teenager, forest, masked killer, maniac ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
American Nightmare (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A deranged female serial killer stalks seven young people whom phone a radio call-in show to discuss their darkest fears and a night-long game of cat-and-mouse is put into motion by the darkly sinister-looking murderess.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, halloween party, psychopath, female psychopath, crimes, chaos and mayhem, destiny, serial killer, sister sister relationship, halloween, pirate, cowardice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 2.5
 464
Spiker (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A nightmare come to life, the Spiker is a massive pink-eyed albino and a maniac killing machine whose physical endurance borders on the fantastic. He escapes from an asylum and returns to the small town he terrorized years before, where he slashed ...
Style: slasher, tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, stalking, crimes, small town, murder, evil man, ghost, albino, violence, rivalry, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.0
 4K
Asylum (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The teenager Madison McBride is traumatized by the loss of her deranged father when she was nine years old and the suicide of her beloved brother Brandon one year ago. She decides to join the Richard Miller University, where Brandon committed ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, ghost, haunted by the past, doctors and patients, mental institution, isolation, social misfits, serial killer, youth, supernatural, mind game, college ...
Time: 1930s, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.5
 3K
Dead Tone (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As another semester draws to a close at the University of Dreyskill, a simple game dreamt to help students avoid studying becomes a bloody battle for survival in this stalk-and-slash frightener from filmmaking duo Brian Hooks and Deon Taylor.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, psychopath, mind game, rivalry, youth, survival, investigation, death, murder, prank telephone call, confined ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 3.7
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Insane (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A lonely hotel by a lonely road. Sarah is lost, looking for somewhere to sleep. She's come to the wrong place. A lonely hotel by a lonely road. Sarah is lost, Jenny is looking for her. She's come to the right place. The Bridgeburn Hotel
Style: serious, slasher, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, psychopath, confined, isolation, woman in danger, crimes, hotel, serial killer, graphic violence, gas mask, schizophrenia, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Snow White: A Deadly Summer (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A troubled teenage girl finds herself in a web of lies and deceit when her stepmother attempts to murder her by sending her to a discipline camp.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher, tense ...
Plot: forest, psychopath, murder, youth, isolation, crimes, graphic violence, teenage life, boot camp, juvenile delinquent, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, premonition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Blood Runs Cold (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Winona, a successful artist looking to get away from her stressful life. Her manager rents her a house in her home town where she runs in to an old boyfriend. They go back to the house, only to find out it is not as empty as they assumed.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, woman in danger, winter, isolation, strong violent content, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, confined, crimes, backwoods, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
April Fool's Day (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The new "April Fool's" revolves around a party given by two rich siblings for their friend. Tragedy strikes when a friend falls over a balcony and dies. One year later, the teens responsible for the accident become the targets of a ...
Style: slasher, scary, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: characters killed one by one, murder, prank, psychopath, who done it, uncover truth, serial killer, nightlife, crimes, faked death, conspiracy, revenge ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 2.8
 440
Dr. Chopper (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Five young friends head out to the country for a weekend at the family cabin and run afoul of a group of motorcycle riding madwomen led by the sadistic, knife-wielding plastic surgeon Dr. Fielding.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: survival, obsession, psychopath, confined, serial killer, gang, supernatural, crimes, leadership, escapades, stalking, youth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Wrestlemaniac (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: On their way to Caba San Lucas, the cast and crew of a low-budget film get lost and come upon "La Sangre De Dios", a ghost town with a spine-tingling legend about an insane Mexican wrestler. One by one, the cast and crew are snatched, ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, rough, scary
Plot: rivalry, psychopath, deadly creature, ghost, serial killer, obsessive quest, survival, supernatural, filmmaking, vengeance, dangerous animal, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
ROT: Reunion of Terror (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a group of former high school pals gather at a remote cabin for a raucous 10-year reunion, they find themselves terrorized by a mysterious killer with a serious ax to grind. Could the murderer be one of their own who is out for revenge? ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: forest, mind game, captivity, vengeance, psychopath, confined, terrorism, youth, buddies, serial killer, rivalry, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Halloween Night (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Halloween Night starts as a young boy named Chris Vale (Sam Stone) witnesses his mum (Jan Anderson) get raped & then murdered before being horribly burnt by a jet of steam from a pipe. Jump forward 'Ten Years Later' on ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, violence spree, mental institution, crimes, youth, halloween party, halloween, murder of a nude woman, strong violent content, nude fight, childhood trauma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Blood Descendants (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A hundred years after being brutally murdered by the justice-seeking citizens of a small town, a supernatural killer fulfills his promise to return from the grave and seek vengeance against the descendents of the people who slaughtered him.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Plot: crimes, supernatural, ghost, psychopath, murder, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, deadly creature, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, serial killer, college ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 4.1
 1K
Milo (1998)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Four young grade-school girls witness the murder of one of their classmates during what they thought was just an innocent game. The killer is a strange young boy named Milo Jeeder. Sixteen years later, the four survivors of the event re-unite under ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, slasher
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, sole survivor, crimes, woman in danger, escapades, serial killer, survival, evil child, supernatural, child killer, killer child ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 3.7
 385
Unspeakable (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Impotent and unhappy middle-aged James Fhelleps goes murderously around the bend after an automobile accident claims the life of his beloved daughter Heather and turns his nagging wife Alice into a pathetic grotesquely disfigured cripple. James ...
Style: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, rough, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, midlife crisis, life turned upside down, psychopath, mind game, losing-it hero, vengeance, family problems, crumbling marriage, crimes, life is a bitch, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.5
 2K
Shredder (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: At an exclusive, secluded North American ski resort up on Mount Rocky Summit, brutal slashing, severing and beheading on a group of teenagers are taking place and are believed to be the work of a mysterious skier dressed in black.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: snowboard, psychopath, serial killer, skiing, crimes, survival, teenage life, gays and lesbians, youth, stalking, rivalry, snow ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 3.5
 530
Evil Eyes (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A screenwriter is plagued by nightmares as he writes a script about a family that was slaughtered years before. Soon, the grisly murders he's writing about starts to actually happen.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: screenwriter, premonition, crimes, serial killer, psychopath, writer's block, pregnancy, mystery, graphic violence, sexual content, forces of nature, flashback ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.2
 858
The Graveyard (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Six friends go to the Placid Pines Cemetery to play hide and seek in the tombs. When a "harmless" prank ends in the accidental death of one of the group, the prankster goes to prison. Five years later the friends meet up in the cemetery ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prank, vengeance, teenage life, cemetery, sex, rivalry, youth, confined, serial killer, psychopath, violence spree, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.0
 147
Disturbed (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The quiet town of Quartz Hill is about to experience the worst night of the town's history. A notorious killer has escaped from death row with one thought on his mind. Revenge.
Style: psychological, slasher, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, vengeance, psychopath, rivalry, crimes, stalking, murder, rape, graphic violence, criminal's revenge, mentally unstable, fugitives ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Blood Night: The Legend of Mary Hatchet (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Local teens have long commemorated the death of 'Mary Hatchet' -- a girl who took an ax and killed her family in the 1970s -- with the aptly named Blood Night. But things never got truly bloody until Mary's ghost (Samantha Facchi) ...
Style: slasher, serious, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: psychopath, urban legend, legends and myths, serial killer, survival, crimes, youth, vengeance, life is a bitch, teenage life, ghost, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%