Movies like Sawbones

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Sawbones (1995)
 4.5
 163
Sawbones (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An edgy, terrifying tale about an intern who failed medical school... but never gave up surgery.
Style: cult film
Plot: female director, serial killer, police, medical, investigation, psychopath, hospital, surgeon, surgery, slasher, murder, blood, syringe, mad doctor, needle, latex gloves, surgical gown, surgical mask, medical mask, dental mask

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Most similar movies to Sawbones

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and rough films with plots about slasher, murder, psychopath, serial killer, blood, deadly and violence mostly in Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Sawbones: Inoperable (2017), KillerKiller (2007), Severed (2002), A Night to Dismember (1989), Home Sweet Home (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.9
 591
Inoperable (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young woman wakes up in a seemingly evacuated hospital with a hurricane approaching that has awakened malevolent forces inside. She realizes she must escape the hospital before the hurricane passes, or she will be trapped there forever.
Plot: blood, latex gloves, hospital, violence, hurricane
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.4
 258
KillerKiller (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In the middle of nowhere, there lies a secure facility housing only serial killers. One morning the doors are open and the guards have vanished, but a strange freezing mist surrounds the building, preventing the inmates from leaving. Then, one by ...
Style: suspense, tense, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, murder, mad doctor, psychopath, masked man, isolation, blood, fog, basement, prison, locked in a room, abandoned hospital ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 1.8
 210
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary
Plot: murder, slasher, serial killer, decapitation, rivalry, crimes, police detective, psychopath, who done it, track down, danger, private detective ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
A Night to Dismember (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: A woman from a "cursed" family is released from a mental facility, and soon dismembered corpses start turning up.
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: female director, sex, female nudity, mental patient, slasher, nudity (full frontal - brief), exploitation, violence, murder, dismemberment, gore, curse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Home Sweet Home (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An escaped mental patient steals a station wagon and makes his way to the Bradleys' Thanksgiving celebration, where he plans to make them a little less thankful...
Plot: violence, psychopath, country house, murder, slasher, thanksgiving, female director, stalker, maniac, mime, thanksgiving dinner, magician ...
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 3.3
 471
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic
Plot: screenwriter, premonition, slasher, psychopath, gory, profanity, crimes, deadly, serial killer, writer's block, pregnancy, forces of nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 2.7
 427
The Coroner (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Emma is just trying to be a good lawyer but she has the distinct feeling she's being watched. Soon after this feeling hits her, someone actually kidnaps her. Stuck in a basement she is tortured but eventually escapes. But her nightmare has only ...
Plot: female nudity, murder, lawyer, bare breasts, coroner, serial killer, police, voyeur, kidnapping, impalement, throat slitting, torture ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 4.9
 640
The Surgeon (1994)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Julian Mater is suspended and gets his license revoked for performing experiments on dying patients in cellular regeneration. A couple of years later, he returns to the hospital that condemned his work to begin practicing his grizzly experiments ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, scary
Plot: slasher, hospital, stalking, serial killer, rivalry, deadly, mad scientist, investigation, crimes, doctors and patients, vengeance, gory ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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The Slumber Party Massacre (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An 18-year-old high school girl is left at home by her parents and decides to have a slumber party. Meanwhile, a mass murderer with a propensity for power tools has escaped from prison, and eventually makes his way to the party where the guests ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, high school, psychopath, slasher, neighbor, slumber party, gory, youth, mind game, teenage life, violence spree ...
Time: 80s
Place: venice california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Beef: You Are What You Eat (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Drew, a young man bullied and abused throughout his life, aspires to be a body builder, but can't quite achieve his goals. His sanity ends when his girlfriend leaves him for being too much of a health fanatic, and he's beaten up and ...
Style: suspense, serious, rough, scary, homoerotic
Plot: serial killer, bodybuilder, cannibalism, slasher, bodybuilding, psychopath, teenage boy, murder, homoeroticism, gore, beefcake, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Horror Show (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Detective Lucas McCarthy finally apprehends "Meat Cleaver Max" and watches the electric chair execution from the audience. But killing Max Jenke only elevated him to another level of reality. Now Lucas' family is under attack, his ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, cult film
Plot: electric chair, serial killer, slasher, violence spree, rivalry, zombie, supernatural ability, master criminal, deadly, danger, murder, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Carnival of Blood (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A psychopathic killer uses the carousel ride at a carnival to pick his victims, whom he then murders and dismembers.
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: mask, serial killer, psychopath, blood, murder, carnival, death, tarot card, violence, decapitation, slasher, tarot cards ...
Place: coney island brooklyn new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 2.2
 403
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: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, psychopath, danger, stalking, crimes, deadly, small town, murder, evil man, ghost, albino ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.5
 73K
Halloween II (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After failing to kill stubborn survivor Laurie and taking a bullet or six from former psychiatrist Dr. Sam Loomis, Michael Myers has followed Laurie to the Haddonfield Memorial Hospital, where she's been admitted for Myers' attempt on her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, psycho film, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, slasher, serial killer, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), psychopath, graphic violence, obsession, small town, stalking, sheriff, mask ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978, 80s
Place: illinois, usa, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: halloween party, murder, psychopath, slasher, danger, crime, crimes, chaos and mayhem, deadly, serial killer, destiny, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Twisted Nightmare (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of teenagers win a trip to a summer camp they had attended as children. However, soon after they get there they begin to disappear one by one. The survivors suspect that the disappearances may be connected to the death of a handicapped child ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: summer camp, murder, slasher, blood, exploitation, splatter, monster, double impalement, mutilation, gore, impalement, throat slitting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.1
 2K
Unhinged (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: College students, Terry, Nancy and Gloria are on their way to a rock concert, driving through a torrential rainstorm...only to crash their car, badly injuring one of them. Seeking shelter and aid they come across a house occupied by a man-hating ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mystery killer, psychopath, murder, slasher, serial killer, blood, secret, violence, gory, crimes, destiny, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.9
 48K
Halloween II (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Laurie Strode struggles to come to terms with her brother Micheal's deadly return to Haddonfield, Illinois; meanwhile, Michael prepares for another reunion with his sister.
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: halloween, hospital, slasher, murder, killing off one by one, violence, psychopath, chase, serial murder, insanity, overturning car, murderer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 4.1
 1K
100 Tears (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After being accused of crimes he did not commit, a lonely circus performer exacts his revenge on those who unjustly condemned him. The act sparks something inside of him which he cannot stop and now, years later, his inner-demons have truly ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: serial killer, murder, killer clown, journalism, investigation, amateur detective, vengeance, haunted by the past, psychopath, performer's life, life is a bitch, memory loss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Sorority House Massacre (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A little girl's brother kills the whole family but her (she escapes by hiding in the basement). He is committed, and she grows up with a new family, eventually going to college, where she joins a sorority. Due to a memory block, she ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, slasher, murder, hospital, mental institution, escaped mental patient, hiding, dormitory, serial killer, knife murder, campfire story, gory ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Girls School Screamers (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Seven college girls spend the weekend at an elegant estate which begins as a fun filled adventure but ends in a nightmare of gut-wrenching terror.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, ghost, murder, psychopath, gory, rivalry, serial killer, supernatural, clergy, youth, investigation, reincarnation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.6
 891
Blood and Lace (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After her prostitute mother and her john are beaten to death while they are asleep in bed, teen-aged Ellie Masters is sent to an isolated orphanage...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, scary ...
Plot: prostitute, psychopath, investigation, serial killer, murder, orphanage, orphan, isolation, teenage life, deadly, youth, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 2.9
 287
Snapped (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Amy Mechanic, an ambitious young photographer, lands the opportunity she has been waiting for. The assignment: to create a dark collection of works based around the theme of death...
Style: disturbing, serious, psychological, rough, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, investigation, mind game, mysterious character, deadly, psychopath, amateur detective, murder, danger, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 5.3
 8K
The Dentist (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dr. Feinstone has everything, a beautiful wife and a successful career in dentistry; but when he discovers his wife's affair, he realizes that behind every clean, white surface lies the stench of decay.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, psychological, sexual ...
Plot: dentist, murder, mentally unstable, violence, infidelity, victim, vengeance, obsession, slasher, sadistic psychopath, hallucination, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.6
 1K
Psycho Cop (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Officer Joe Vickers would probably make a good policeman if it weren't for his two nasty habits. Firstly, he is a devoted satanist; secondly - he likes to kill people. When he meets a group of teenagers spending their vacation in a wood hut, he ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, rough, realistic ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, survival, danger, youth, police officer, violence, deadly, violence spree, kids in trouble, in the woods, gory ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Toolbox Murders 2 (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An attractive young woman is kidnapped, held captive and forced to endure the evils of one of the most violent homicidal maniacs in the city's history. "The Toolbox Killer" aka TBK. It is by her will, strength and her faith that she ...
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, murder, hotel, tools, slasher, skeleton, popcorn, video, cannibal, old man, chain, tooth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Mountaintop Motel Massacre (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After several years in an insane asylum, Evelyn, the keeper of the Mountaintop Motel, is released and resumes doing business. She kills her young charge out of anger, but convinces the police it was an accident - and pushed into insanity, she then ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychotronic, suspense, serious ...
Plot: murder, slasher, alcohol abuse, mentally unstable, hotel, psychopath, isolation, curses spells and rituals, mystery, serial killer, family in danger, insanity ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Black Christmas (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An escaped maniac returns to his childhood home on Christmas Eve, which is now a sorority house, and begins to murder the sorority sisters one by one. A remake of the 1974 horror movie, Black Christmas.
Style: scary, christmas horror, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: slasher, psychopath, serial killer, christmas, murder, dysfunctional family, hospital, gory, holiday, danger, violence, stalking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.7
 201
B.C. Butcher (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: When a tribe of cavewomen imparts cruel justice on one of their own their fate takes a turn for the worst. After discovering and falling in love with the corpse sacrificed by the girl-gang, a lone wandering giant of pre-historic mythos is inspired ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: female director, revenge, death, splatter, seduction, slasher, farce, violence, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, monster, absurd humor, creature feature ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.2
 2K
Mortuary (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Christie Parson has constant nightmares of her father's death whom died in a swimming pool. Christie's mother thinks it was an accident, but Christie believes in was murder. Christie then see's an unknown figure dressed in a cape ...
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending, cult film
Plot: masked killer, morgue, nightgown, warehouse, killer, fireplace, corpse, murder, sleepwalking, investigation, nightmare, cemetery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%