Movies like The New York Ripper

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The New York Ripper (1982)
 6.3
 11K
The New York Ripper (1982)
Original name: Lo squartatore di New York
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A burned-out New York police detective teams up with a college psychoanalyst to track down a vicious serial killer randomly stalking and killing various young women around the city.
Style: slasher, disturbing, suspenseful, dark, scary, harsh, psychotronic, sinister, splatter, macabre ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, prostitute, violence, brutality, violence against women, torture, massacre, unknown killer, murder of a prostitute, fondling, human monster, sex, erotica, police investigation, strong sexual content, psycho, female nudity, sexual abuse, sexual perversion, masturbation, sex addict, victim, perversion, humiliation ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa

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Most similar movies to The New York Ripper

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out slasher, serious, suspenseful and cult film films with plots about serial killer, murder, psychopath, violence, gory, blood and gore mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres. Some movies like The New York Ripper: Maniac (1980), Pieces (1982), House on the Edge of the Park (1980), Don't Torture a Duckling (1972), Shadow (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Maniac (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A psychotic man, troubled by his childhood abuse, loose in NYC, kills young women and takes their scalps as trophies. Will he find the perfect woman in photographer Anna, and end his killing spree?
Style: slasher, disturbing, scary, splatter, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, sadistic horror, weirdo, extreme violence, maniac, schizophrenic, schizophrenia, torture, murder, killer, sadistic psychopath, strong violent content ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1979
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
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100%
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Pieces (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A frustrated Boston detective searches for the maniac responsible for mutilating a number of university coeds.
Style: slasher, suspense, disturbing, scary, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, chainsaw, sex maniac, psychopath, stalking, college, university, mystery killer, exploitation, sadistic psychopath, perversity ...
Time: 80s, year 1982, year 1942
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
House on the Edge of the Park (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alex (David Hess) is a darkly sinister thug driving around New York City at night when he spots a young woman (Karoline Mardeck) driving alongside him. He follows the woman to a nearby park where he cuts her off, gets out of his car, and runs into ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, macabre, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, rape and revenge, revenge, violence, home invasion, rape, serial rapist, murder, evil man, exploitation, torture, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Don't Torture a Duckling (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A reporter and a promiscuous young woman try to solve a series of child killings in a remote southern Italian town that's rife with superstition and distrust of outsiders.
Style: scary, slasher, psychological, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, female nudity, serial killer, police investigation, amateur detective, journalism, small town, obsession, mind game, uncover truth, mystery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: southern italy, italy, europe, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.0
 24K
Shadow (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An American writer in Rome is stalked by a serial killer bent on harassing him while killing all people associated with his work on his latest book.
Style: slasher, scary, disturbing, psychological, macabre ...
Plot: serial killer, lesbian, writers, obsession, dog attack, misogynist, animal attack, violence against women, dark and stormy night, shoplifter, female nudity, voyeurism ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, new york state, rhode island ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Black Belly of the Tarantula (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Inspector Tellini investigates serial crimes where victims are paralyzed while having their bellies ripped open with a sharp knife.
Style: slasher, erotic, sadistic, macabre, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, tarantula, female nudity, dysfunctional marriage, lesbianism, whodunit, obsession, blindness, prostitution, marital separation, paranoia, blackmail ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 11K
A Bay of Blood (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An elderly heiress is killed by her husband who wants control of her fortunes. What ensues is an all-out murder spree as relatives and friends attempt to reduce the inheritance playing field, complicated by some teenagers who decide to camp out in a ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, scary, suspenseful, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, violence, obsession, psychopath, strangulation, insanity, investigation, squid, inheritance, anger, fear ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: tokyo, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Stendhal Syndrome (1996)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young policewoman slowly goes insane while tracking down an elusive serial rapist/killer through Italy when she herself becomes a victim of the brutal man's obsession.
Style: surreal, psychological, suspenseful, brutal, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, art, hallucination, murder, surrealism, policewoman, mental illness, vengeance, obsession, memory loss, sexual abuse, trap ...
Time: 90s
Place: rome italy, europe, italy, florence
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Blood and Black Lace (1964)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Inspector Sylvester is assigned to investigate the violent murder of a fashion house model Isabella, by a masked assailant. As the investigation proceeds all of the house’s various sins, including corruption, abortions, blackmail and drug ...
Style: slasher, scary, gothic, suspense, psycho sexual ...
Plot: serial killer, whodunit, fashion, strangulation, female nudity, erotica, masked killer, fashion model, drug addiction, disturbed individual, murder, blackmail ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Bird with the Crystal Plumage (1970)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In Italy, the American writer Sam Dalmas witnesses an attempt of murder of the owner of an art gallery, a couple of days before his foreseen return to the United States of America. He decides to stay with his girlfriend Julia and help the police in ...
Style: disturbing, tense, psychological, slasher, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, maniac, mystery, crimes, stalking, voyeurism, mystery killer, mind game, murder mystery, police detective, female killer ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Card Player (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Policewoman Anna Mari is forced to play a dangerous game with the title serial killer. If she loses, she witnesses the maniac's tortured victims having their throats cut in explicit close-up detail via webcam. She teams up with British cop John ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, master criminal, investigation, psychopath, mind game, crimes, dangerous attraction, murder, track down, vengeance, woman in danger, gambling ...
Time: contemporary
Place: rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Strip Nude for Your Killer (1975)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a fashion model dies during an abortion, a series of murders begins, starting with her doctor. The next victims are connected to the modeling agency where she worked, Albatross, run by a hard edged and jealous bi-sexual, Gisella, married to a ...
Style: slasher, erotic, macabre, disturbing, sexy ...
Plot: serial killer, lust, nude model, lesbian sex, erotica, lesbian couple, strong sexual content, female serial killer, attempted rape, sexual fantasy, voyeur, fashion model ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
38%
The Cat o' Nine Tails (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A reporter and a blind retired journalist try to solve a series of murders. The crimes are connected to experiments by a pharmaceutical company in secret research. The two end up becoming targets of the killer.
Style: macabre, slasher, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, blind man, investigation, murder, mystery, crimes, blindness, chase, voyeurism, obsession, violence, stalking ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, turin italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.5
 38K
Deep Red (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A musician witnesses the murder of a famous psychic, and then teams up with a fiesty reporter to find the killer while evading attempts on their lives by the unseen killer bent on keeping a dark secret buried.
Style: slasher, psychological, gothic, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder mystery, murder, supernatural, mystery, psychopath, mental illness, family in danger, haunted by the past, manic, crimes, intrigue ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, italy, rome italy, lebanon, australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Bodies Presented Traces of Carnal Violence (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A series of sex murders shock a college campus, and four beautiful young girlfriends head for the safety of an isolated country villa. But as they succumb to their own erotic desires, their weekend of pleasure becomes a vacation to dismember at the ...
Style: slasher, suspense, rough, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: serial killer, mental illness, masked killer, psychopath, home invasion, investigation, countryside, perversion, swamp, strangulation, serial murder, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1972
Place: italy, rome italy, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.8
 5K
The Psychic (1977)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman with psychic powers has a vision of a murder that took place in a house owned by her husband.
Style: macabre, slasher, gothic, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: exploitation, murder, supernatural, serial killer, whodunit, psychic, premonition, wedding, a vision, psychopath, clairvoyant, haunted by the past ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe, virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Case of the Bloody Iris (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Beautiful young model Jennifer Lansbury and her goofy friend Marilyn Ricci move into a swanky high-rise apartment after the previous tenant gets brutally murdered. Pretty soon Jennifer is being stalked by the mysterious killer. Probable suspects ...
Style: rough, twists and turns, realistic, serious, scary ...
Plot: psychopath, whodunit, serial killer, architect, voyeurism, stalking, murder, crimes, investigation, stalker, lesbianism, elevator ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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%
 6.4
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Friday the 13th (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Camp counselors are stalked and murdered by an unknown assailant while trying to reopen a summer camp that was the site of a child's drowning.
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, maniac, camp, revenge, summer, teenager, monster, forest, brutality, survival, fear ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1958, 50s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.5
 107K
Friday the 13th (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ignoring the warnings of the locals, a group of teenage camp counselors takes on the job of reopening Camp Crystal Lake — on Friday the 13th no less, and raise the ire of Jason Voorhees, a masked, homicidal maniac.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, intense, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: psychopath, masked killer, death, torture, serial killer, murder, serial murder, lake, forest, violence, camp, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Murder-Rock: Dancing Death (1984)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A series of murders rock a dance academy in New York in which the mysterous directress, Candice, sets out to find the kiler, with a little assistance from a shady male model, named George, who has a hidden agenda for her as does she for him.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, dance studio, rivalry, vengeance, mystery, investigation, track down, crimes, dancer's life, competition, female serial killer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
My Bloody Valentine (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twenty years ago in the sleepy mining town of Valentine Bluffs, a fatal mining disaster occurred on Valentine's Day while some of the crew was decorating for a party. The sole survivor of the accident killed the remaining crewmembers and warned ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, revenge, masked killer, killing spree, valentine's day, miner, love triangle, brutality, violence, characters killed one by one, chase, mental institution ...
Time: 80s, year 1960, year 1980
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 5.9
 2K
Autopsy (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A pathology med student and a priest team up to investigate a wave of suicides blamed on sun spots and discover a number of them to be actual murders.
Style: slasher, macabre, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), suicide, morgue, mutilation, sadistic killer, mysticism, magic, female psychopath, investigation, murder, supernatural ...
Time: 70s
Place: rome italy, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Watch Me When I Kill (1977)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A pharmacist is murdered, and a woman happens to see the culprit leave the scene. She soon finds herself being stalked by the killer.
Style: erotic, scary, rough, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: murder, mystery killer, psychopath, investigation, woman in danger, on the run, crimes, stalking, mystery, courtroom drama, serial killer, jury ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 ⇓
31%
The Toolbox Murders (1978)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No one is safe when a killer, wielding the deadly contents of his toolbox, methodically stalks his prey.
Style: slasher, disturbing, realistic, serious, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, exploitation, fashion model, masked killer, rape and revenge, rape, murder of a nude woman, female nudity, female masturbation, psycho, tragic villain ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 12K
Terror Train (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A masked killer targets six college kids responsible for a prank gone wrong three years earlier and who are currently throwing a large New Year's Eve costume party aboard a moving train.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, intense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: train, murder, revenge, masked killer, serial killer, psychopath, survival, prank, stalking, college, uninvited guest, youth ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 38K
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
 8K
StageFright (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A troupe of struggling stage actors is rehearsing for a small-town production of a play. Everything seems to be as it should until one of the cast members turns up dead. In a panic, the others try to get out, only to find they are now locked in the ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, intense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, survival, theater, mysterious character, crimes, woman in danger, track down, theatre group, owl, investigation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%