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Silent Night, Deadly Night 2 (1987)
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Silent Night, Deadly Night 2 (1987)
Original name: Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 2
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After being traumatized by his brother Billy's murderous rampage years earlier, Ricky Caldwell has become a serial killer himself and is now living in a mental hospital. Relating his story to a psychiatrist, Ricky recounts the details of their murder sprees and vows to avenge his brother's death.
Style: slasher, tense, serious, psychological, scary, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending, christmas horror, cult film
Plot: serial killer, christmas, holiday, murder, killer santa claus, psychopath, obsession, crimes, mental institution, orphan, mental illness, vengeance, doctors and patients, woman in danger, sex, exploitation, violence, female nudity, desire, psychiatrist, psycho killer, holiday horror, rage, nightmare, old woman ...
Time: 80s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and slasher films with plots about serial killer, murder, psychopath, deadly, crimes, blood and maniac mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Silent Night, Deadly Night 2: Disturbed (1990), X-Ray (1981), Madman (1981), Dark Asylum (2001), Dark Ride (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Little Billy witnesses his parents being brutally murdered by Santa. Years later, when he has to fill in for an absent in-store Santa Claus, his childhood trauma materializes once again.
Style: slasher, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, christmas, santa claus, murder, survival, psychopath, obsession, orphan, winter, corporal punishment, mother superior, serial killer as protagonist ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1984, year 1974, year 1971
Place: salt lake city utah
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Disturbed (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 10 years ago the perverse Dr. Russell couldn't resist the beauty of a young patient in his mental clinic and raped her one night. When she plunged herself from the roof shortly after, he described it as consequence of her heavy depressions. Now ...
Style: disturbing, tense, scary, serious, psychological ...
Plot: murder, patient, injection, suicide, rape, caucasian, mental patient, psycho, nurse, african american, mental institution, couples ...
Time: 80s
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X-Ray (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While receiving a routine check-up, a beautiful woman is stalked by a maniac out to avenge a childhood Valentine's Day humiliation.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, serious, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, hospital, valentine's day, psychopath, stalking, child murders a child, woman in danger, vengeance, decapitation, physical exam, violence ...
Time: 80s
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40%
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Madman (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At a summer camp for youths, cocky pre-teen calls out the name of mass serial killer "Madman Marz". Suddenly, counselors are being maimed and slaughtered in various ways by the backwoodsman who has returned when his name was called.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, summer camp, camp counselor, stalking, murder, teenage life, psycho, wilderness, forest, supernatural, death, killing spree ...
Time: year 1980, 80s, year 1981
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Dark Asylum (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Asylum is a taut psychological thriller about a deranged fearsome killer running lose in an abandoned high security Asylum. Pitting the county psychiatrist Dr. Maggie Belham against the psychotic maniac, Dr Belham is trapped in a maze of corridors, ...
Style: slasher, psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, mental institution, mind game, survival, mental illness, murder, mentally unstable, master criminal, law enforcement, investigation, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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38%
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Dark Ride (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ten years after he brutally murdered two girls, a killer escapes from a mental institution and returns to his turf, the theme park attraction called Dark Ride. About to crash his path are a group of college kids on a road trip who stumble across the ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: amusement park, psychopath, serial killer, homicidal maniac, mental institution, murder, masked killer, crimes, youth, maniac, violence, on the road ...
Time: contemporary, year 1989, year 2003, year 1990
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37%
Christmas Evil (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A toy factory worker, mentally scarred as a child upon learning Santa Claus is not real, suffers a nervous breakdown after being belittled at work, and embarks on a Yuletide killing spree.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer as protagonist, christmas, serial killer, holiday, antagonist as protagonist, killing spree, lonely, teenager, killings, killer santa claus, investigation, obsession ...
Time: 1940s, 80s, year 1980, year 1947
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Don't Look in the Basement (1973)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young psychiatric nurse goes to work at a lonesome asylum following a murder. There, she experiences varying degrees of torment from the patients.
Style: scary, slasher, psychological, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, mental illness, mental institution, patient, mystery, isolation, doctors and patients, obsession, losing-it hero, mind game, doctors, mad scientist ...
Time: 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Friday the 13th Part III (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An idyllic summer turns into a nightmare of unspeakable terror for yet another group of naive counselors. Ignoring Camp Crystal Lake's bloody legacy, one by one they fall victim to the maniacal Jason who stalks them at every turn.
Style: slasher, scary, sexy, suspenseful, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, friday the thirteenth, masked killer, lake, murder, psychopath, summer camp, torture, killing spree, summer, camp, forest ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Anguish (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ophthalmologist's assistant with an unhealthy interest in human eyeballs goes on a killing spree to collect eyeballs for his overbearing mother's collection. Reality soon takes a bizarre turn, both for the characters and the audience.
Style: slasher, surreal, mind bending, suspense, psychedelic ...
Plot: serial killer, surrealism, homicidal maniac, two killers, evil doctor, psycho killer, survival, spirituality, teenager, mental disorder, obsession, murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, america, spain, los angeles, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
He Knows You're Alone (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A reluctant bride to be is stalked by a serial killer who only kills brides and the people around them. While her friends get whacked one by one, a hard boiled renegade cop whose bride had been killed years before tries to hunt him down before it is ...
Style: slasher, scary, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, chase, psychopath, murder, crimes, law enforcement, stalking, woman in danger, police detective, sadistic killer, wedding, police investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: slasher, scary, suspenseful, splatter, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, morgue, forest, torture, serial teen killer, friday the thirteenth, masked killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), summer camp, murder, serial murder, lake ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984, future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Escapee (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: While on a class observation trip at a local mental hospital, young psychology major, Abby Jones has a chilling encounter with high-risk patient, Harmon. She returns home for an evening of normal study with her two roommates unaware of the darkness ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, psychopath, convict, obsession, woman in danger, violence spree, isolation, track down, serial killer, murder, night, escape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Six years ago, Michael Myers terrorized the town of Haddonfield, Illinois. He and his niece, Jamie Lloyd, have disappeared. Jamie was kidnapped by a bunch of evil druids who protect Michael Myers. And now, six years later, Jamie has escaped after ...
Style: slasher, macabre, scary, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, serial killer, murder, masked killer, psychopath, torture, hospital, violence, death, supernatural, obsession, vengeance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, year 1989
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young girl who possesses the power of telekinesis accidentally causes her father's death after a family dispute at Crystal Lake. Years later, when a doctor tries to exploit her abilities, her power becomes a hellish curse, and she unwittingly ...
Style: slasher, scary, splatter, suspense, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, friday the thirteenth, torture, psychiatrist, summer camp, murder, supernatural, telekinesis, nudity (full frontal - brief), camp, dead teenager, violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Friday the 13th: A New Beginning (1985)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Homicidal maniac Jason returns from the grave to cause more bloody mayhem. Young Tommy may have escaped from Crystal Lake, but he’s still haunted by the gruesome events that happened there. When gory murders start happening at the secluded halfway ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), torture, hospital, mental institution, murder, psychopath, friday the thirteenth, teenager, masked killer, summer camp, violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Five years after the horrible bloodbath at Camp Crystal Lake, it seems Jason Voorhees and his demented mother are in the past. Paul opens up a new camp close to the infamous site, ignoring warnings to stay away, and a sexually-charged group of ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, suspense, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, summer camp, masked killer, murder, serial murder, psychopath, survival, crazy, demon, stalking, teenager, torture ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980, year 1984
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Don't Go in the Woods (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Four backpackers decide to take a hike in the mountains of Utah. But within the woods lurks a killer. But who...or what...is it? The lazy local sheriff blames bears. But the escalating body count seems to point to a human killer. Ignoring the ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, survival, stalking, on the run, isolation, mental illness, wilderness, vengeance, group of friends, sadism ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Maniac (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As he helps a young artist with her upcoming exhibition, the owner of a mannequin shop's deadly, suppressed desires come to the surface.
Style: slasher, disturbing, sadistic, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, obsession, insanity, loneliness, brutality, murder, mental illness, extreme violence, psychopath, sadism, violence spree, mannequin ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa
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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: slasher, scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, masked killer, summer camp, torture, zombie, supernatural, serial murder, camp, nudity (full frontal - brief), psychopath, forest, dead teenager ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, america
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34%
New Year's Evil (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: During a New Year's Eve celebration, a punk-rock singer gets a phone call saying that when New Year's strikes in each time zone, someone will be murdered--and she will be the last one.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: new year's eve, serial killer, psychopath, murder, nightlife, investigation, crimes, mentally unstable, showbiz, stalking, holiday horror, nightclub ...
Time: 70s
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34%
The Dorm That Dripped Blood (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A crazed killer stalks college students who gave up their vacation to clean a deserted dormitory.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, stalking, crimes, supernatural, college life, college, school, law enforcement, isolation, who done it ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1981
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Alone in the Dark (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A quartet of murderous psychopaths break out of a mental hospital during a power blackout and lay siege to their doctor's house.
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, family in danger, mental institution, escaped mental patient, mental illness, home invasion, insanity, escape, siege, revenge, maniac ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Halloween: Resurrection (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Serial Killer Michael Myers is not finished with Laurie Strode, and their rivalry finally comes to an end. But is this the last we see of Myers? Freddie Harris and Nora Winston are reality programmers at DangerTainment, and are planning to send a ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, halloween, masked killer, murder, psychopath, survival, vengeance, monster, violence, internet, sibling relationship, stalking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Deadly Blessing (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After her husband dies of mysterious circumstances, a widow becomes increasingly paranoid of the neighboring religious community that may have diabolical plans for her.
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Plot: tractor, voyeur, supernatural, murder, serial killer, psychopath, occult, woman in danger, supernatural ability, crimes, mind game, religion ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday (1993)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jason Voorhees, the living, breathing essence of evil, is back for one fierce, final fling! Tracked down and blown to bits by a special FBI task force, everyone now assumes that he's finally dead. But everybody assumes wrong. Jason has been ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, bloody, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), violence, death, torture, supernatural, diner, forest, psychopath, vengeance, demon ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, year 2003
Place: new jersey, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Mutilator (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As a child, Ed was cleaning his father's hunting rifles for as part of a surprise birthday treat for his old man when one firearm accidentally discharges fatally striking his own mother in the back. His father, Jack Sr came home, saw his wife ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, serious, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, serial killer, psychopath, beach house, murder, massacre, stalking, vengeance, buddies, mentally unstable, youth, skinny dipping ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Halloween (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In John Carpenter's horror classic, a psychotic murderer, institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, suspense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, halloween, psychopath, masked killer, violence, small town, psychiatrist, death, murder, violent, strangulation, evil ...
Time: year 1978, 70s, year 1963, 80s, 20th century ...
Place: california, illinois, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: slasher, scary, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, torture, psychopath, violence, cruelty, cannibalism, murder, cannibal, sadism, chainsaw, death, dark hero ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: texas, austin texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Final Exam (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a small college in North Carolina, only a select few students are left to take mid terms. But, when a killer strikes, it could be everyone's final exam.
Style: slasher, serious, psychotronic, sadistic, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, college, prank, psychopath, murder, school, chase, graphic violence, teenage life, high school life, teachers and students, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
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