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The Signal (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A horror film told in three parts, from three perspectives, in which a mysterious transmission that turns people into killers invades every cell phone, radio, and television.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychological, surprise ending, dark humor, bloody, cerebral, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, psychopath, chaos, infidelity, deadly creature, zombie, vengeance, serial killer, apocalypse, slasher, survival, violence spree, chaos and mayhem, isolation, murder, plague, crimes, danger, violence, deadly, supernatural, technology gone awry, rivalry, signal, new year ...
Time: contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and rough films with plots about danger, deadly, gory, survival, escapades, blood and blood splatter mostly in Horror, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Signal: Mulberry St (2006), Tooth and Nail (2007), Diary of the Dead (2007), House of the Dead 2 (2005), How to Make a Monster (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Mulberry St (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A mysterious virus, carried by mutant rats, creates pandemonium in New York City in which rat-bite victims turn into homicidal rat-mutants. This movie centers on six tenants of a small apartment complex on the Lower East Side Mulberry Street as they ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, infection, gory, dangerous animal, urban, deadly creature, mad scientist, save the world, survival, vengeance, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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95%
Tooth and Nail (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic world, a small group of survivors, who call themselves Foragers, plan to rebuild civilization from their headquarters in an empty hospital based in what is left of Philadelphia. But they're soon forced into a face-off war ...
Style: serious, rough, futuristic, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hospital, apocalypse, isolation, gory, deadly creature, serial killer, blood splatter, slasher, zombie, rescue, survival, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Diary of the Dead (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of young film students run into real-life zombies while filming a horror movie of their own.
Style: scary, tense, futuristic, rough, serious ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, chaos, back from the dead, danger, supernatural, survival, found footage, death, mummy, chase, gory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
House of the Dead 2 (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Guesta Verde University, the deranged Professor Curien is trying to bring back the dead, killing students for the experiment. There is an outbreak of zombies in the campus, and the government sends a NSA medical research team, formed by Dr. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival horror, explosion, gory, deadly creature, college, university, mad scientist, slasher, race against time, survival, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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How to Make a Monster (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Video game developer Clayton Software enlists the talents of a misfit group of programmers to develop the scariest computer combat game: EVILUTION. With four weeks to bring the game to market and a million-dollar bonus on the line, they utilize a ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, virtual reality, laboratory, gory, a.i., dangerous animal, video game, deadly creature, man versus machine, survival, vengeance, apocalypse ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.3
 5K
Timber Falls (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A weekend of camping in the mountains becomes an excursion into hell for a young couple, who become pawns in a grotesque plot hatched by deranged locals.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, gory, survival, forest, slasher, rescue, fanatic, isolation, murder, danger, confined ...
Time: contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Mimic: Sentinel (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A man enclosed in a plastic bubble, his sister, and their best friend must defend an apartment complex from the mutant Judas Breed insects.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, fire, refrigerator, oxygen, apartment, smoking, explosion, voyeurism, anti heroes, gory, deadly creature, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Chrissie and her friends set out on a road trip for a final fling before one is shipped off to Vietnam. Along the way, bikers harass the foursome and cause an accident that throws Chrissie from the vehicle. The lawman who arrives on the scene kills ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, psychopath, violence, gore, blood, torture, chainsaw, cannibalism, sadism, knife ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 1930s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 5.3
 7K
Laid to Rest (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A terrifying story of a young girl who wakes up in a casket with a traumatic head injury and no memory of her identity. She quickly realizes she was abducted by a Deranged Serial Murderer and in an isolated rural town she must survive the night and ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police station, store, prostitute, deadly creature, gory, master criminal, psychopathic killer, one man army, serial killer, slasher, mercy killing, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Zombex (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: ZOMBEX tells the story of a post-Katrina New Orleans as it deals with a new disaster, a zombie apocalypse. NOLA residents are no longer experiencing the depression and post-traumatic stress due to the trauma of the hurricane, thanks to the ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, gory, survival, chaos and mayhem, danger, deadly, chaos, supernatural, escapades, post traumatic stress, anti depressant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Hills Run Red (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of young horror fans go searching for a film that mysteriously vanished years ago but instead find that the demented killer from the movie is real, and he's thrilled to meet fans who will die gruesomely for his art.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, surprise ending, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: slasher, obsessive quest, father daughter incest, serial killer, psychopath, gory, wilderness, survival, violence spree, danger, obsession, isolation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.3
 6K
Intruder (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The overnight stock crew of a local supermarket find themselves being stalked and slashed by a mysterious maniac.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, supermarket, murder, gory, zombie, who done it, woman in danger, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.6
 23K
The Bay (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two million fish washed ashore. One thousand blackbirds dropped from the sky. On July 4, 2009 a deadly menace swept through the quaint seaside town of Claridge, Maryland, but the harrowing story of what happened that Independence Day has never been ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, danger, chaos, ecological disaster, deadly creature, deadly, chaos and mayhem, plague, found footage, parasite, gory, mayor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: maryland, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.3
 2K
Dead Air (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Logan Burnhardt is the ego-king of the airwaves, but his unflappable persona is put to the test when a terrorist bio-attack unleashes a plague of flesh-ripping maniacs on Los Angeles.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary
Plot: terrorism, gory, survival, violence spree, rage, virus, chaos and mayhem, isolation, plague, radio show, confined, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
[REC] 4: Apocalypse (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ángela Vidal the young television reporter who entered the building with the fireman, manages to make it out alive. But what the soldiers don?t know is that she carries the seed of the strange infection. She is to be taken to a provisional ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: demonic possession, soldier, survival, gory, isolation, quarantine, occult, religion and supernatural, confined, danger, deadly, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Last House on the Left (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A group of teenage girls heading into the city hook up with a gang of drug-addled ne'er-do-wells and are brutally murdered. The killers find their way to the home of one of their victim's parents, where both father and mother exact a ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, brutal, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, slasher, serial killer, murder, gory, vengeance, psychopath, brutality, danger, drugs/alcohol, violence, torture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A couple encounters a perverted gas station attendant who threatens them with a shotgun. They take a deserted path in Texas to seek help, but only meet up with a cannibalistic clan interested in helping themselves to fresh meat.
Style: scary, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, human monster, death, murder, gory, psychopath, danger, survival, vengeance, zombie, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: texas, california, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 30K
Splinter (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When their plans for a nature trip go awry, Polly and boyfriend Seth decide to check into a motel. On their way, they're carjacked and kidnapped by low-rent crooks Dennis and Lacey, who take the victims and their SUV to a nearby gas station. ...
Style: scary, bleak, bloody, macabre, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, zombie, infected, death, isolation, blood splatter, infection, hit by a car, creature, weekend, partners in crime, hostage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Land of the Dead (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The world is full of zombies and the survivors have barricaded themselves inside a walled city to keep out the living dead. As the wealthy hide out in skyscrapers and chaos rules the streets, the rest of the survivors must find a way to stop the ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, future dystopia, survival, zombie apocalypse, gory, skyscraper, mercenary, arson, siege, back from the dead, drugs/alcohol, urban ...
Time: future, 1990s, year 1995
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Dead and the Damned (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A meteor lands in Jamestown California in 1849 during the gold rush. It is found by miners who release it's spoors which turn the population into blood thirsty mutants.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, gory, deadly creature, old west, chaos and mayhem, plague, mutant, chases and races, danger, deadly, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI (1986)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Determined to finish off the infamous killer Jason Voorhees once and for all, Tommy Jarvis and a friend exhume Jason’s corpse in order to cremate him. Things go awry when Jason is instead resurrected, sparking a new chain of ruthlessly brutal ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, knife murder, supernatural, camp, mask, cemetery, psychopath, gory, zombie, summer camp, in the woods ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Two Thousand Maniacs! (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Six people are lured into a small Deep South town for a Centennial celebration where the residents proceed to kill them one by one as revenge for the town's destruction during the Civil War.
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, gore, ghost, maniac, vengeance, gory, deadly creature, slasher, zombie, serial killer, murder, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Silent Night, Zombie Night (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A week before Christmas a viral outbreak turns the citizens of Los Angeles into the walking dead. On the brink of severing ties with both his wife and longtime partner, L.A.P.D. officer Frank Talbot finds himself trapped with them. As death closes ...
Style: christmas horror, serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, love triangle, gory, danger, police station, deadly, supernatural, fighting crime, chaos and mayhem, crimes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Rites of Spring (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A ransom scheme turns into a nightmare for a group of kidnappers who become victims of a horrifying secret that must be paid every spring.
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, rough, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, decapitation, monster, deadly creature, crime gone awry, school, rite, confined, danger, slasher, survival, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the Crystal Lake Massacres, Jason is pronounced dead and taken to the hospital morgue, where he is mysteriously revived, allowing his diabolical killing spree to continue at the camp where the gruesome slaughtering began. But this time, in ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, knife murder, morgue, camp, psychopath, gory, summer camp, strong sexual content, in the woods, vengeance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
State of Emergency (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Chaos consumes a small town when a chemical facility explodes releasing a deadly toxin. Moments after the leak, the town's residents show signs of mutation, causing the military to quarantine the area leaving any survivors helpless and trapped ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough, exciting
Plot: zombie, survival, insulin, rooftop, helicopter, small town, gory, plague, danger, deadly, chaos, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.7
 2K
Headspace (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man (Christopher Denham) must use his newfound intellect to stop a brutal series of murders.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: serial killer, intelligence, obsession, murder, who done it, woman in danger, psychopath, crimes, danger, investigation, mind game, chess ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young woman learns that she has inherited a Texas estate from her deceased grandmother. After embarking on a road trip with friends to uncover her roots, she finds she is the sole owner of a lavish, isolated Victorian mansion. But her newfound ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, gore, murder, chainsaw, serial killer, gory, hitchhiker, violence spree, estate, small town, woman in danger, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 6K
Isolation (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On a remote Irish farm, five people become unwilling participants in an experiment that goes nightmarishly wrong.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, british horror
Plot: quarantine, infection, cow, deadly creature, gory, race against time, laboratory, survival, countryside, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Night Shadows (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When two brothers, Josh and Mike, go to a small southern town for a vacation, they find most of the residents either dead or missing. When Mike himself goes missing, Josh teams up with the local sheriff and an attractive school teacher to find him ...
Style: offbeat, serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, toxic, small town, sheriff, blood, motel, mutant, school, deadly creature, gory, experiment gone awry, plague ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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