Movies like Shadow Puppets

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Shadow Puppets (2007)
 4.7
 3K
Shadow Puppets (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Director Michael Winnick's chilling tale stars James Marsters as Jack, one of eight captives who awaken in an abandoned asylum not knowing who they are or why they are together. They discover that they've been used in an experiment to erase disturbing memories, but instead, a murderous creature has been unleashed. Reaching out from the shadows, the monster hunts the eight strangers as they race to escape the asylum.
Style: scary, psychological, serious, slasher, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: memory loss, curses spells and rituals, isolation, captivity, supernatural ability, survival, supernatural, deadly creature, shadow, creature feature, voyeur, voyeurism, vampire, ghost, heroes, destiny, escapades, rivalry, confined, good versus evil, woman in danger, cons and scams, poker, forest, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary

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Most similar movies to Shadow Puppets

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and slasher films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, survival, gory, curses spells and rituals and escapades mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Shadow Puppets: Lost Signal (2006), Warhouse (2013), The Morgue (2008), Pray for Morning (2006), Blood Shed (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Lost Signal (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: New Years Eve, 2004- Kevin Healy(Santos) and Tiffany Matthews(McCoy) head out to celebrate the New Year and a new beginning in their 7-year relationship. In the midst of the celebration the young couple decide to mark the occasion by experimenting ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, suspense, slasher
Plot: stalking, survival, isolation, mind game, confined, friendship, wilderness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, captivity, cons and scams, family in danger, methamphetamine ...
Time: contemporary
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100%
 4.2
 1K
Warhouse (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Royal Marine A.J Budd awakes in a mysterious house and is forced to fight for his life everyday against grotesque inhuman opponents. Trapped alone in an unchanging prison of unbreakable routines, he must kill every day or die himself. As days ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, mystical, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: survival, confined, captivity, supernatural, soldier, strong violent content, locked in, supernatural horror, survival horror, struggle for survival, death, trapped in a building ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.0
 944
The Morgue (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Trapped between the physical world and the afterlife, between dusk and dawn, six strangers, brought together through a series of unusual events, are an enigma to themselves and go mysteriously unnoticed by others. In their futile attempt for ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, rough, serious ...
Plot: morgue, afterlife, ghost, survival, mystery, supernatural, confined, deadly creature, isolation, memory loss, dealing with death, on the road ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Pray for Morning (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Looking for a night of thrills, eight friends roam the abandoned Royal Crescent Hotel, where five students were murdered more than 20 years ago. When they discover a severed hand, they conjure up a evil spirit and unleash its bloody wrath. To ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: hotel, captivity, mystery, survival, supernatural, crimes, riddles and clues, ghost, murder, isolation, curses spells and rituals, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 3.0
 649
Blood Shed (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Loosely based on the true events of a homeless loner who moves into a self-storage facility inhabited by a community of bizarre squatters until they are locked in for the night with a deranged female who hunts them down in search of her lost child.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, slasher
Plot: survival, supernatural, confined, isolation, deadly creature, storage unit, graphic violence, stalker, prostitute, homeless, deadly, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 2.4
 4K
Demon Island (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Teens trapped on an island are haunted by a demon hidden inside...a pinata.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: island, rivalry, supernatural, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, survival, escapades, village, demon, monster, vampire, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 3.7
 510
Trespassers (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Tyler is a surfer who constantly searches for good surfing spots. When he's traveling through Mexico, he finds one of the best places he has ever seen. He invites his brother Colin to join him and his friends in surfing the wild Mexican waves. ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, slasher
Plot: survival, supernatural, ghost, escapades, rivalry, youth, leadership, buddies, teenage life, isolation, vengeance, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.8
 2K
The Roost (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Part of a "special" late-nite television program...Four friends on their way to a wedding find themselves marooned on a mysterious farm. Creatures of the night awaken and the undead rise, as a night of relentless horror...Begins!
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, road trip, survival, isolation, supernatural, deadly creature, on the road, police, bat, elderly couple, psychopath, wedding ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Movie in collections
 4.0
 739
The Cradle (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Frank and Julie move to a small isolated town with their son Sam, both Julie and Sam become ill. Driven by terrifying nightmares of torture that come true Frank begs a local midwife Helen to care for Sam as he desperately searches for a way to ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural, ghost, riddles and clues, family life, isolation, curses spells and rituals, captivity, curse, babies and infants, supernatural ability, nightmare, ghost child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.5
 3K
Seventh Moon (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Melissa and Yul, Americans honeymooning in China, come across the exotic 'Hungry Ghost' festival. When night falls, the couple end up in a remote village, and soon realize the legend is all too real. Plunged into an ancient custom they ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, confined, supernatural, isolation, escapades, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, demon, chase, betrayal, death, newlyweds ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Somebody Help Me (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The screenplay centers on characters Brendan Young and Darryl Jennings who take a trip to the Lake Arrowhead with a group of college friends to celebrate Young's girlfriend's birthday. One-by-one the coeds begin disappearing until a ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: mystery, supernatural, survival, confined, captivity, isolation, deadly creature, best friends, youth, crimes, serial killer, forest ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Cellar Door (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Having developed an uncontrollable obsession with the beautiful young Rudy (Michelle Tomlinson), crazed serial killer Herman (James DuMont) kidnaps her and locks her in a cage in his basement. The only way for Rudy to survive this nightmare is to ...
Style: psychological, slasher, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, survival, confined, mind game, obsession, isolation, woman in danger, captivity, master criminal, rivalry, serial killer, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Slaughter Night (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eighteen-year-old Kristel survived a car accident in which her father dies. Tormented by nocturnal visions she begins to care for her father's investigation of serial killers - especially Andries Martíns, a killer of children.
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: tour guide, supernatural, serial killer, mine, psychopath, mind game, survival, ghost, confined, race against time, rivalry, captivity ...
Time: contemporary, 1850s, 19th century, victorian era, 2000s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Children of the Corn: Genesis (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Tim and Allie seek shelter in a remote desert compound after becoming lost and stranded. A strange Manson-like character, Preacher, reluctantly allows them inside with strict orders to be gone by morning and not wander "where you are not ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: religions or cults, supernatural, youth, supernatural ability, confined, curses spells and rituals, isolation, farmhouse, escapades, vegan, flashback, stabbed in the back ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Haunting of Cellblock 11 (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of ghost hunters must up their game to compete in the competitive world of paranormal TV shows, leading them to a truly haunted prison with a grisly past that proves to be more than they bargained for.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense ...
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, prison, rivalry, captivity, frame up, contests and competitions, amateur detective, golden years, crimes, game ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Brotherhood III: Young Demons (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A group of devil-may-care teenagers discover they've mistakenly called upon the Prince of Darkness in this flashy horror story.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher, homoerotic ...
Plot: high school, wizards and magicians, supernatural, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, crimes, rivalry, good versus evil, youth, escapades, supernatural ability ...
Time: middle ages, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Forgotten Ones (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a devastating boat crash shipwrecks a group of friends in the jungles of an uncharted island, they are savagely picked off one-by-one by a cannibalistic enemy that evolution forgot. A horrifying action-adventure in the vein of Predator and Lost.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: shipwreck, island, jungle, isolation, deadly creature, survival, supernatural, escapades, cannibal, confined, crimes, woman urinating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Frost: Portrait of a Vampire (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: San Diego, present day: The murders are starting again. A girl has been found with two holes in her neck and her body totally drained of blood. Lt Dan Richardson [Shane Pliskin] knows what it is but doesn't believe it, so he calls in blind ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, slasher, serious, realistic ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, deadly creature, murder, heroes, crimes, buddies, vengeance, rivalry, mountain climbing, lieutenant, zombie ...
Time: contemporary
Place: afghanistan, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Island of the Dead (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Stranded on a deserted island, a group of people struggle to survive against a swarm of supernatural flies.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: island, supernatural, survival, confined, deadly creature, isolation, dangerous animal, siege, morgue, flying, land developer, female nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.1
 438
The Sacred (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Fresh off the success of her first horror novel, Jessie is revered by the literaly world as the next Stephen King. While her editor anxiously awaits her next novel, she is suffering from writer's block. Out of fear of becoming a one-hit ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Plot: reincarnation, murder, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, ghost, supernatural, americana, deadly creature, supernatural ability, supernatural romance, female protagonist, possession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
House of Bones (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Psychic Heather Burton and a team of TV ghost hunters travel to investigate a haunted house surrounded by rumors of paranormal activity.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, tv show, supernatural, confined, curses spells and rituals, survival, escapades, media, isolation, no survivors, ghost hunter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.0
 480
The Doorway (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Ireland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Four young college students agree to fix up an abandoned home for rent, only to discover the demons within and an open doorway... to Hell.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, slasher ...
Plot: afterlife, supernatural ability, heroic mission, demon, uncover truth, ghost, good versus evil, obsessive quest, supernatural, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, family in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: new england, europe, ireland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.0
 257
Blood Relic (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, slasher, enigmatic ...
Plot: ghost, museum, obsession, supernatural, mentally unstable, idealism, supernatural ability, crimes, curses spells and rituals, survival, race against time, mental institution ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 2.6
 585
666: The Beast (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Donald Lawson, the devil child from "666: The Child", is now an adult and is determined to fulfill his destiny as the Antichrist.
Style: suspenseful, scary, captivating, serious
Plot: supernatural ability, supernatural, destiny, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, devil, messiah, graphic violence, disorder, 666, evil man, evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Final Destination 2 (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Kimberly has a violent premonition of a highway pileup she blocks the freeway, keeping a few others meant to die, safe...Or are they? The survivors mysteriously start dying and it's up to Kimberly to stop it before she's next.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: destiny, a vision, supernatural ability, death, characters killed one by one, creativity, haunted by the past, coincidence, escapades, premonition, passenger, cheating death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Woods Have Eyes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of young campers wander into the backwoods of upstate New York to see if Cappy's Cabin--a place they think exists only in urban legend--is real, they find themselves in a twisted game of predator and prey as night begins to fall. ...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, serial killer, crimes, survival, psychopath, isolation, forest, nudity (full frontal - brief), chase, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.5
 254
Night Fangs (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two Art Teachers are obsessed with eternal youth. Somehow they manage to get Elizabeth Bathory's diary. Soon, they start to practice bloody rituals that end up unleashing hell on earth. Two lesbian art teachers obsessed with eternal youth have ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, serious, scary, sexual
Plot: vampire, vampire hunter, supernatural ability, supernatural, obsession, curses spells and rituals, zombie, escapades, ghost, deadly creature, gays and lesbians, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.3
 2K
The Wisher (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mary is a horror-movie junkie whose obsession is out of control, leading her over-protective father to ban her from seeing scary flicks. But when she and her friends sneak out to see a film called The Wisher, its creepy antagonist seems to escape ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, serious, atmospheric
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, obsession, ghost, crimes, youth, wish come true, nudity (full frontal - brief), sleepwalking, nightmare, desire, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Mummy Resurrected (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A team of archaeologists discover an ancient mummy, unleashing a deadly curse from its eternal tomb.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: mummy, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, escapades, survival, deadly creature, good versus evil, rivalry, strong female presence, cave, graphic violence, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: egypt, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 2.6
 1K
Intermedio (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Under the border leading into Mexico, within a labyrinth of caves, a deadly presence haunts all who enter. For four friends on an expedition, the caverns become an underground graveyard as the tortured ghosts prey upon them, one by one.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: cave, ghost, hostage, supernatural, deadly creature, friendship, survival, teenager, violence, zombie, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, california, usa, latin america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%