Movies like Sawbones

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Sawbones (1995)
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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: slasher, cult film
Plot: female director, serial killer, police, medical, investigation, psychopath, hospital, surgeon, surgery, 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 slasher, serious, scary and suspenseful films with plots about murder, serial killer, psychopath, blood, deadly, crimes and female nudity mostly in Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Sawbones: Toolbox Murders 2 (2013), A Night to Dismember (1983), Home Sweet Home (1981), Evil Eyes (2004), KillerKiller (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: slasher, psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, murder, nightmare, supernatural power, violence, psychopath, cannibal, police, tools, hotel, video, chain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Night to Dismember (1983)
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: slasher, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: female director, nudity (full frontal - brief), blood, mental patient, decapitation, dismemberment, curse, gore, violence, female nudity, sex, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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...
Style: slasher
Plot: violence, country house, murder, psychopath, female director, maniac, thanksgiving, stalker, knife, magician, thanksgiving dinner, mime ...
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 3.3
 475
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, slasher, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: premonition, screenwriter, crimes, deadly, serial killer, psychopath, gory, profanity, writer's block, pregnancy, forces of nature, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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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, suspenseful, rough, tense, slasher ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, mad doctor, masked man, psychopath, isolation, basement, prison, fog, spitting blood, slamming a door, throat ripping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 2.7
 428
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 ...
Style: slasher
Plot: serial killer, coroner, voyeur, murder, kidnapping, psychopath, lawyer, police, sword, impalement, throat slitting, torture ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 4.9
 650
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: slasher, serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending
Plot: hospital, deadly, mad scientist, rivalry, serial killer, crimes, danger, vengeance, doctors and patients, gory, animal life, mentally unstable ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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: slasher, serious, suspense, rough, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, bodybuilder, bodybuilding, psychopath, murder, teenage boy, cannibalism, cannibal, homoeroticism, blond boy, photographer, apartment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 1.8
 211
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, rough, scary ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, danger, psychopath, rivalry, supernatural, deadly, law enforcement, who done it, police detective, police investigation, bounty hunter ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, electric chair, supernatural, ghost, danger, supernatural ability, crimes, zombie, rivalry, deadly, supernatural romance, afterlife ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.8
 49K
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: slasher, suspenseful, scary, bleak, sadistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: halloween, hospital, serial murder, murder, insanity, psychopath, chase, murderer, rage, mental institution, gory, urban legend ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.5
 914
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: slasher, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Plot: prostitute, psychopath, investigation, murder, serial killer, orphanage, orphan, isolation, teenage life, youth, danger, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, realistic, serious, scary ...
Plot: halloween party, murder, psychopath, crimes, crime, danger, chaos and mayhem, destiny, deadly, serial killer, sister sister relationship, female psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.5
 76K
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: slasher, psycho film, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, mask, serial killer, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), psychopath, graphic violence, stalking, small town, obsession, sheriff, knife murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978, 80s
Place: usa, illinois, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.2
 2K
Mortuary (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 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: cult film, splatter, psychotronic, slasher, surprise ending
Plot: morgue, masked killer, corpse, killer, sleepwalking, murder, nightmare, investigation, cemetery, violence, satanic cult, black magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 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, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, killer clown, vengeance, haunted by the past, psychopath, journalism, investigation, amateur detective, memory loss, life is a bitch, performer's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, murder, gory, psychopath, serial killer, rivalry, investigation, youth, deadly, mysterious character, reincarnation, who done it ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 2.9
 286
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: slasher, disturbing, psychological, rough, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, mind game, mysterious character, amateur detective, psychopath, crimes, law enforcement, mental illness, murder, deadly, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
 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: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mystery killer, psychopath, murder, serial killer, secret, violence, gory, crimes, destiny, woman in danger, sexual relations, voyeurism ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.3
 9K
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: psychological, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, slasher ...
Plot: dentist, murder, mentally unstable, violence, infidelity, victim, vengeance, obsession, sadistic psychopath, hallucination, mental illness, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: beverly hills, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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, slasher, suspense, rough ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, survival, youth, danger, police officer, violence, deadly, violence spree, kids in trouble, in the woods, gory ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 2.3
 409
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, danger, stalking, deadly, crimes, small town, evil man, murder, ghost, albino, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Black Christmas (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
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: slasher, scary, christmas horror, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, christmas, murder, dysfunctional family, hospital, gory, holiday, danger, violence, stalking, mother son incest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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: slasher, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic, suspense ...
Plot: murder, alcohol abuse, mentally unstable, hotel, psychopath, isolation, curses spells and rituals, serial killer, mystery, family in danger, insanity, maniac ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.5
 297
Bloodletting (1997)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young woman, fascinated with mass murderers, tracks down the world's most famous uncaught serial killer and becomes his apprentice; together they go on a killing spree.
Style: splatter, cult film, slasher
Plot: filicide, murderer duo, castration, serial killer, murder of family, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Three on a Meathook (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Four girls go on a romping weekend at a lake, and have car problems on the way home. A nice local boy takes them back to his farm, where he lives with his father. Something ghastly happens, but the father helps his son as he has in the past. When ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, slasher, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, love affair, friendship, ocean or sea, gory, life is a bitch, crimes, mind game, deadly, ocean ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Blood Relations (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A trip to meet her fiance's family becomes a descent into hell when Marie discovers that her future husband wants more than just a wife... Dying for a rich husband, Marie is thrilled when Thomas brings her home to his family's massive ...
Style: psychological, rough, offbeat, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: laboratory, dysfunctional family, family relations, incest overtones, brain surgery, murder, mansion, brain transplant, deadly, crimes, mad scientist, mentally unstable ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Meatcleaver Massacre (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four crazed killers, butchered his wife, son and daughter. From his hospital deathbed he called upon the power of the occult for revenge... And he got it, he really got it!
Style: psychotronic, cult film, slasher, splatter
Plot: strangulation, professor, murder, knife, supernatural, actor, ghost, demon, murder of family, blood, supernatural power
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Fappening (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Alan Smithee is a struggling filmmaker that has had sex with countless actresses that were trying to break into the business. One day his cellphone gets hacked and naked pictures and sex videos of these women are leaked online, destroying their ...
Style: post modern, slasher, scary, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: serial murder, serial killer, revenge, fear, betrayal, characters killed one by one, danger, blood, masked killer, psychopath, villain, yelling ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.1
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Skinner (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A decent-looking lad called Dennis Skinner rents an apartment in a couple's house, Kerry and Geoff. At night he roams the streets with a goodie-bag filled with knives looking for victims to skin, constantly followed by the hobbling, wobbling ...
Style: slasher
Plot: voyeur, psychopath, revenge, serial killer, sneakers, knife, gun shot, hotel room, machete, dancing, janitor, depression ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%