Movies like Death by Engagement

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Death by Engagement (2005)
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Death by Engagement (2005)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two police detectives try to track down a vicious serial killer bent on reclaiming his mother's family heirloom wedding ring as it passes from bride to bride with the killer always one step behind, and the detectives one step behind the killer.
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, splatter
Plot: psychopath, murder, obsession, police investigation, crimes, vengeance, law enforcement, police detective, track down, wedding, curses spells and rituals, serial killer, fiancee, wedding ring, sex, female nudity, pawnshop, danger, deadly, gory, chases and races, blood
Time: contemporary, 21st century

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Most similar movies to Death by Engagement

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about crimes, deadly, danger, murder, psychopath, gory and serial killer mostly in Horror, Comedy and Thriller genres. Some movies like Death by Engagement: Severed (2002), Chop (2011), The Janitor (2003), Cruel Restaurant (2008), Shiver (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Severed (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A ritualistic serial killer is beheading victims all over a city, and those surrounding the case are pulled into his world as they try and stop him.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, rivalry, supernatural, psychopath, bounty hunter, crimes, law enforcement, investigation, master criminal, police investigation, private detective ...
Time: contemporary
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95%
 5.5
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Chop (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lance Reed is forced by a psychotic stranger to confront his duplicitous past. Seeking retribution for a crime, the man forces Lance to reveal his inner most secrets by systematically removing his limbs.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, humorous ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, crimes, paranoia, rivalry, save the planet, ambush, revenge, car trouble, hit and run, pedophile, half brother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 5.5
 470
The Janitor (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lionel is a custodian that longs for more. Bombarded with daily disrespect and insults from his co-workers, Lionel sets on a path of revenge and begins to brutally murder everyone in his path.
Style: scary, humorous, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, rivalry, crimes, murder, vengeance, friendship, college life, college, sexual relations, violence spree, janitor, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Reykjavik Whale Watching Massacre (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Iceland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An epic tale about a group of whale watchers, whose ship breaks down and they get picked up by a whale fisher vessel. The Fishbillies on the vessel has just gone bust, and everything goes out of control.
Style: scary, serious, slasher, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, confined, escapades, ship, survival, crimes, murder, death, strong violent content, nudity (full frontal - brief), ocean, burned alive ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Cruel Restaurant (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Just what is the mystery ingredient in the pot stickers at Togen Restaurant? Those who look for the answer have a habit of disappearing. So when body parts start washing up on the beach, police trace the murders to Togen's seemingly innocent ...
Style: serious, disturbing, rough, twists and turns, erotic ...
Plot: police investigation, restaurant, murder, law enforcement, crimes, serial killer, missing person, graphic violence, cooking and food, psychopath, flashback, self mutilation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.3
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Shiver (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wendy Alden, a young secretary in Portland lacking in self- confidence becomes victim of a savage killer who has claimed the lives of a number of other women. Somehow Wendy finds the resources of courage to fight back and escape.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, scary, bleak ...
Plot: psychopath, crimes, serial killer, obsession, murder, police, violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, female nudity, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.3
 2K
Blood Dolls (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Virgil, an eccentric freak billionaire, spends his days being a "biological inventor." The "blood dolls," his newest creation, aid him in getting revenge on those who betrayed him.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, rivalry, supernatural, betrayal, serial killer, crimes, experiment gone awry, psychopath, vengeance, music band, ghost, mad scientist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.6
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Camp Slaughter (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While searching for a way out of the woods, a group of lost friends stumble upon Camp Hiawatha and take up with the teens who are bunking there. But the party's over when they discover that this camp is literally stuck in a time warp -- 1981, ...
Style: slasher, serious, stylized, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, serial killer, psychopath, youth, crimes, teenage life, forest, stalking, time travel, murder, mass murder, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 4.5
 2K
Shredder (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: At an exclusive, secluded North American ski resort up on Mount Rocky Summit, brutal slashing, severing and beheading on a group of teenagers are taking place and are believed to be the work of a mysterious skier dressed in black.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: snowboard, psychopath, serial killer, skiing, crimes, survival, teenage life, gays and lesbians, youth, stalking, rivalry, snow ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Orphan Killer (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The Orphan Killer is a tour de force murder flick that defies classification. It goes far beyond current trends in gore and breaks open a new suffering genre of horror. Marcus Miller is a serial murderer hellbent on teaching his estranged sister ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, slasher ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, vengeance, siblings relations, haunted by the past, family relations, orphan, crimes, church, serial killer, violence, nun ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.3
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Cadaverella (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Cinder knew her life was over when her father came home from a business trip with a new wife and her 2 daughters when she was only 6. When her father dies soon afterwards, she pretty much has to care for herself, as her stepmother whittles away her ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: good versus evil, rivalry, race against time, escapades, crimes, psychopath, reincarnation, afterlife, parents and children, vengeance, vigilantism, tragic hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Hoboken Hollow (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As Trevor drifts through Texas on collision course with a nightmare he is still haunted by the evils of the war he recently returned from and a promise he failed to keep. When a stranger offers a ride, Trevor finds himself battling the brutal ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, haunted by the past, crimes, farm, murder, bondage, torture, kidnapping, rape, hanging, redneck, hell ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.0
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Disturbed (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The quiet town of Quartz Hill is about to experience the worst night of the town's history. A notorious killer has escaped from death row with one thought on his mind. Revenge.
Style: psychological, slasher, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, vengeance, psychopath, rivalry, crimes, stalking, murder, rape, graphic violence, criminal's revenge, mentally unstable, fugitives ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.0
 2K
Skinned Deep (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The horror film Skinned Deep begins when a family suffers a flat tire on a barren stretch of road with only a diner dotting the landscape. They meet Granny, the seemingly nice old woman who runs the establishment, but they soon find that she is the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, slasher
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, murder, dark humor, deformity, mutant, psychopath, woman in danger, crimes, gang, serial killer, abduction, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Zombie Nation (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A psycho cop with a weakness for killing his female arrests gets what's coming to him when a pack of zombie women rise from their graves in order to get proper revenge.
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: afterlife, serial killer, zombie, life is a bitch, vengeance, psychopath, deadly creature, supernatural ability, rivalry, supernatural, law enforcement, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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53%
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Julia X (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Meeting a man on the Internet, Julia decides to see him in person, only to get abducted and branded with the letter "x" by that guy. A game of cat and mouse follows, but the story has an unexpected twist.
Style: scary, realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: woman in danger, psychopath, internet dating, rape, crimes, serial killer, torture, vengeance, escape, kidnapping, sister sister relationship, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
I Didn't Come Here to Die (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The story of six young volunteers working on a humanitarian project in the woods. Horrific accidents, rash decisions and the unpredictability of human nature leads them all to the same disturbing conclusion.
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: crimes, human nature, suicide by hanging, volunteer, magic trick, creature feature, stopped by police, redneck, camp, chainsaw, woman urinating, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.0
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Sutures (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A group of longtime friends converge on a fatal course with destiny when they cross paths with Alexander Tatum, a mercenary surgeon. He is a hunter with the keen skill of one who has also been hunted. Prey turned predator. The victims quickly ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: black market, police detective, crimes, police investigation, confined, survival, rivalry, law enforcement, serial killer, escapades, captivity, track down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Return to Horror High (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A few years ago, a mysterious serial-killer caused panic on Crippen High School. The killer was never caught. A movie company, Cosmic Pictures, has decided to make a feature movie about these events - on location, at the now abandoned school. Since ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, police investigation, serial killer, murder, filmmaking, screenwriter, supernatural, investigation, youth, stalking, crimes, mind game ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.3
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Chainsaw Sally (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: scary, serious, slasher, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, small town, obsession, vigilantism, rivalry, crimes, psychopath, vengeance, haunted by the past, domestic disturbance, courtroom drama ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Slaughterhouse (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The owner of a slaughterhouse facing foreclosure instructs his 350lbs, mentally retarded son to go on a killing spree against the people who want to buy his property.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mentally challenged, murder, dark humor, slaughterhouse, vengeance, buddies, rock, police investigation, pig, survival, trespassing, violent ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Snuff-Movie (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Romania, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Boris Arkadin is a horror film maker. His pregnant wife was brutally murdered by a Manson-like gang of hippy psychopaths during the 1960s. He becomes a virtual recluse - until years later he directs his own snuff inspired movies. He invites actors ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: bondage, psychopath, obsession, filmmaking, murder, haunted by the past, estate, voyeurism, hanging, strong violent content, crimes, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.8
 245
Bigfoot (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Something monstrous is slaughtering deer in the marshlands of Ohio, leaving them torn to shreds. Authorities believe it to be the work of a bear, but army veteran Jack Sullivan knows the truth. He has heard the creature’s name, but nothing can ...
Style: realistic, scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: single parent, bigfoot, creature feature, family relations, crimes, law enforcement, dangerous animal, deadly creature, legends and myths, monster, forest, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Legend of Bloody Jack (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The legend of Jack The Ripper comes to real when one of his descendants revive him.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, rough
Plot: supernatural, forest, decapitation, murder, crimes, serial killer, psychopath, ghost, legends and myths, city life, curses spells and rituals, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Out of the Dark (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An employee at a telephone fantasy service helps hunt for the killer preying on her silken-voiced colleagues.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, psychological, rough, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, killer clown, phone sex, phone terror, mystery, who done it, woman in danger, police detective, psychopath, prostitute, stalking ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Hazing (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Evil Dead meets Scream as an evil professor, through an ancient staff and a book of incantation, possesses the bodies of a group of fraterity and sorority pledges during a night of "hazing" activities in an abandoned mansion. When the ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, serial killer, murder, supernatural ability, survival, psychopath, curses spells and rituals, youth, student life, college, prank ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Dead End Road (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Detective Burt Williams has been on the trail of the infamous "Poe killer" for nearly three years. The most recent abduction of fashion model Heather Makepiece prompts state authorities to bring in the FBI. Burt's daughter Kris ...
Style: slasher, scary, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: police detective, serial killer, psychopath, race against time, crimes, law enforcement, confined, police investigation, who done it, murder, kidnapping, killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: midwest, detroit, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.3
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Nightstalker (2002)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A stylish horror film based on the life of Richard Ramirez, aka the Nightstalker, who terrorized people in Los Angeles during the 1980s.
Style: serious, scary, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, police investigation, mind game, murder, police detective, crimes, murderous pair, law enforcement, true crime, violence, rape ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Andre the Butcher (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Andre the Butcher will make sure you pay for your sins.
Style: slasher, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: psychopath, survival, confined, isolation, violence spree, supernatural, serial killer, mind game, destiny, murder, cheerleader, hostage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Kill the Scream Queen (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: scary, realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
Plot: psychopath, confined, strong violent content, filmmaking, dishonesty, serial killer, captivity, woman in danger, satire, bondage, torture, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%