Movies like The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

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The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Five friends visiting their grandfather's house in the country are hunted and terrorized by a chain-saw wielding killer and his family of grave-robbing cannibals.
Style: suspenseful, scary, macabre, suspense, dark humor, twists and turns, rough, serious, road movie, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, gory, murder, cannibalism, cult, family, blood, brutality, violence, insanity, hitchhiker, chase, gas station, splatter, dysfunctional family, visceral, death, violent, psychopath, chainsaw, pornography, gore, torture, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1973
Place: texas, usa
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Halloween
Horror, Thriller
USA
91 min.
 7.8
Wolf Creek
Horror, Thriller
Australia
99 min.
 6.3
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Most similar movies to The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out bloody, suspense, suspenseful and scary films with plots about serial killer, mentor, brutality, deadly, splatter, death and blood mostly in Horror, Thriller and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Texas Chain Saw Massacre: Wolf Creek (2005), Friday the 13th (1980), Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013), Wrong Turn (2003), The Hills Have Eyes (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After picking up a traumatized young hitchhiker, five friends find themselves stalked and hunted by a deformed chainsaw-wielding killer and his family of equally psychopathic killers.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, gore, gory, murder, violence, blood, torture, cannibalism, family, brutality, on the road ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa, campus
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Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III
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, suspense, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, gory, murder, vengeance, death, violence, brutality, blood, gore, cannibalism, torture ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: texas, california, florida, usa
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System:   88%
    User:   100%
 
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Wolf Creek
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Stranded backpackers in remote Australia fall prey to a murderous bushman who offers to fix their car, then takes them captive
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, serious, rough ...
Plot: slasher, gory, serial killer, australian, brutality, torture, violence, murder, on the road, splatter, chase, road trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, texas, sydney australia, mine
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System:   76%
    User:   100%
 
Friday the 13th
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: scary, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, camp, murder, cult, gory, revenge, teenager, blood, brutality, violence, death ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 1950s
Place: usa, new jersey
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System:   62%
    User:   100%
 
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning
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, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, gory, murder, violence, gore, torture, blood, cannibalism, psychopath, death, splatter ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1930s, 1960s
Place: texas, usa
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System:   57%
    User:   100%
 
Texas Chainsaw 3D
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, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, gory, murder, gore, halloween, revenge, splatter, family, death, brutality, blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   100%
 
 6.1
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Wrong Turn
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Chris crashes into a carload of other young people, and the group of stranded motorists is soon lost in the woods of West Virginia, where they're hunted by three cannibalistic mountain men who are grossly disfigured by generations of inbreeding.
Style: scary, rough, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cannibalism, gory, survival, slasher, brutality, chase, manhunt, blood, torture, massacre, isolation, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: west virginia, usa, virginia
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System:   56%
    User:   67%
 
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The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A radio host is victimized by the cannibal family as a former Texas Marshall hunts them.
Style: scary, dark humor, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, gory, murder, gore, zombie, vengeance, cannibalism, violence, blood, brutality, radio ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa, dallas texas
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System:   55%
    User:   65%
 
The Hills Have Eyes
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On the way to California, a family has the misfortune to have their car break down in an area closed to the public, and inhabited by violent savages ready to attack.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, harsh, disturbing ...
Plot: survival, cannibalism, desert, gory, blood, violence, brutality, violent, family in danger, danger, stranded, wilderness ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, mine, southern california
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System:   48%
    User:   43%
 
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Terror Train
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: train, slasher, serial killer, gory, murder, revenge, vengeance, college, supernatural, splatter, blood, gore ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   52%
 
The Hills Have Eyes
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on Wes Craven's 1977 suspenseful cult classic, The Hills Have Eyes is the story of a family road trip that goes terrifyingly awry when the travelers become stranded in a government atomic zone. Miles from nowhere, the Carter family soon ...
Style: scary, brutal, suspenseful, bleak, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: desert, brutality, survival, slasher, gory, cannibalism, human monster, torture, stranded, stranded in the desert, wilderness, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006
Place: new mexico, usa, mine
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System:   44%
    User:   37%
 
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Motel Hell
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Farmer Vincent kidnaps unsuspecting travellers and is burying them in his garden. Unfortunately for his victims, they are not dead. He feeds his victims to prepare them for his roadside stand. His motto is: It takes all kinds of critters...to make ...
Style: scary, humorous, dark humor, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, gory, gore, cannibalism, cult, murder, violence, serial killer, hotel, splatter, monster, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   47%
 
Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Everyone's favorite chainsaw-wielding psychopath, Leatherface, is back for more prom-night gore, and this time he's joined by his bloodthirsty family. Four stranded yet carefree teens are taken in by a backwoods family, clueless of their ...
Style: scary, surreal, serious, rough, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, splatter, torture, chase, serial killer, murder, insanity, gory, dysfunctional family, cannibalism, psychopath, chainsaw ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   32%
 
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Maniac
Genre: 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: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, gore, serial killer, violence, vengeance, slasher, obsession, splatter, brutality, blood, murder, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1979
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
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System:   39%
    User:   33%
 
 6.8
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StageFright
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: suspenseful, scary, stylized, serious, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, serial killer, slasher, murder, splatter, violence, brutality, gore, blood, psychopath, theater, mysterious character ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   38%
 
Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter
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, camp, murder, gory, vengeance, male nudity, brutality, violence, blood, hospital, death ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
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System:   37%
    User:   42%
 
Friday the 13th Part III
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, camp, murder, gory, vengeance, splatter, brutality, blood, death, gore, summer camp ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
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System:   37%
    User:   38%
 
Friday the 13th Part 2
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: scary, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, camp, serial killer, murder, gory, vengeance, gore, blood, brutality, violence, death, summer camp ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980, year 1984
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   41%
 
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Halloween
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: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, halloween, violence, masked killer, murder, death, small town, psychopath, violent, gory, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1978, year 1963 ...
Place: california, midwest
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System:   36%
    User:   100%
 
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You're Next
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When the Davison family comes under attack during their wedding anniversary getaway, the gang of mysterious killers soon learns that one of their victims harbors a secret talent for fighting back.
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark humor, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: gory, slasher, survival, murder, greed, violence, gore, serial killer, domestic disturbance, splatter, home invasion, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   33%
 
I Spit on Your Grave
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An aspiring writer is repeatedly gang-raped, humiliated, and left for dead by four men whom she systematically hunts down to seek revenge.
Style: disturbing, suspense, psychological, bleak, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, revenge, gory, sexual abuse, serial killer, vengeance, slasher, murder, blood, kidnapping, brutality, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, germany, connecticut, new york
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System:   35%
    User:   36%
 
Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood
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: scary, serious, rough, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, camp, murder, gory, supernatural, psychiatrist, vengeance, splatter, blood, death, strong sexual content ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   36%
 
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The Collector
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Desperate to repay his debt to his ex-wife, an ex-con plots a heist at his new employer's country home, unaware that a second criminal has also targeted the property, and rigged it with a series of deadly traps.
Style: brutal, scary, suspenseful, suspense, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, torture, brutality, gory, violence, masked man, trap, held captive, danger, extreme violence, insanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
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Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI
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, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, camp, gory, supernatural, vengeance, murder, zombie, brutality, blood, violence, death ...
Time: 80s
Place: america, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   31%
 
Black Christmas
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sorority house is terrorized by a stranger who makes frightening phone calls and then murders the sorority sisters during Christmas break.
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, gory, cult, murder, christmas, obsession, holiday, violence, police investigation, mental illness, halloween ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: canada
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System:   34%
    User:   35%
 
 5.8
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Hell Night
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Four college pledges are forced to spend the night in a deserted old mansion where they get killed off one by one by the monstrous surviving members of a family massacre years earlier for trespassing on their living grounds.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, bloody, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, haunted house, gory, serial killer, supernatural, ghost, college, survival, splatter, halloween, blood, murder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   32%
 
 6.6
 72K
Child's Play
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A single mother gives her son a beloved doll for his birthday, only to discover that it is possessed by the soul of a serial killer.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, frightening ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, gory, voodoo, murder, supernatural, blood, toys, revenge, splatter, demons, psychopath ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois
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System:   33%
    User:   100%
 
A Nightmare on Elm Street
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Teenagers in a small town are dropping like flies, apparently in the grip of mass hysteria causing their suicides. A cop's daughter, Nancy Thompson (Heather Langenkamp) traces the cause to child molester Fred Krueger (Robert Englund), who was ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, surreal, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, supernatural, gory, serial killer, dreams, teenager, murder, blood, death, violence, revenge, monster ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1981
Place: usa
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System:   33%
    User:   28%
 

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The Hitcher
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young man who escaped the clutches of a murderous hitch-hiker is subsequently stalked, framed for the hitcher's crimes, and has his life made into hell by the same man he escaped.
Style: suspenseful, road movie, suspense, psychological, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, desert, chase, paranoia, murder, violence, gunfight, brutality, hitchhiker, kidnapping, blood, mind game ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, california
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System:   33%
    User:   30%
 
 6.6
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Pet Sematary
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Dr. Louis Creed's family moves into the country house of their dreams and discover a pet cemetery at the back of their property. The cursed burial ground deep in the woods brings the dead back to life -- with "minor" problems. At ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night
Plot: supernatural, back from the dead, indian burial ground, family drama, death, family in danger, grave robbing, life & death, loss of pet, afterlife, zombie, gory ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: maine, usa, new england
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System:   32%
    User:   31%
 
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