Movies like Twists of Terror

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Twists of Terror (1997)
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Twists of Terror (1997)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Stuck in the attic, Phillip, (Joseph Ziegler) recounts several different tales to an unknown listener in order to explain the dangers of the world.
Style: twists and turns, surprise ending, anthology
Plot: serial killer, cat, kidnapping, hospital, surgery, hitchhiking, honeymoon, dog attack, dog, loneliness, forest, assassin, torture, murder, doctor, recluse, restaurant, mental institution, mental patient, single woman, dating, animal attack, salesman, insanity, flowers ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, slasher, scary and serious films with plots about murder, serial killer, blood, psychopath, crimes, deadly and death mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Twists of Terror: Spare Parts (1979), No One Lives (2012), Bad Dreams (1988), Killing Ground (2016), Heartstopper (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Spare Parts (1979)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A honeymooning couple stay at a hotel in New Mexico. It all seems normal until an ambulance pulls up and takes the husband away. The wife, with the help of a truck driver, finds the awful secret to the hotel and the ambulance service.
Plot: organ theft, motel, honeymoon, kidnapping, nurse, conspiracy, ambulance, hospital, black market, sex scene, cult, abduction ...
Place: new york, new mexico
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95%
 5.9
 21K
No One Lives (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A gang of ruthless highway killers kidnap a wealthy couple traveling cross country only to shockingly discover that things are not what they seem.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, trap, psychopath, massacre, woman in danger, serial killer, torture, gang, murder, hostage, hunt down, serial murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.6
 4K
Bad Dreams (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Unity Field, a "free love" cult from the '70s, is mostly remembered for its notorious mass suicide led by Harris, its charismatic leader. While all members are supposed to burn in a fire together, young Cynthia is spared by chance. ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, slasher, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cult, supernatural, hospital, afterlife, suicide, cult leader, psychopath, mind game, woman in danger, insanity, sole survivor, nightmare ...
Time: 80s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Killing Ground (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When young urbanites Ian and Sam decide to go camping, they arrive at their isolated destination to discover another tent already set up, but no sign of its owners. With the other campers at large, Ian and Sam's discovery of a child wandering ...
Style: slasher, poignant, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: camping, dog, rape, serial killer, baby, doctor, abandoned baby, murder, husband wife relationship, violence, psychopath, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 4.0
 1K
Heartstopper (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two hospitalized young people discover that things can get even worse when the dilapidated institution is stranded by a severe storm and a maniac stalks the corridors butchering the patients and staff.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, slasher, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, hospital, psychopath, murder, electric chair, vengeance, mind game, supernatural, social misfits, youth, teenage life, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Stepfather II (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "Stepfather" Jerry Blake escapes an insane asylum and winds up in another town, this time impersonating a marriage counselor. With a future wife and new stepson who love him, Blake eliminates anyone who stands in his way to building the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, stepfather, psychopath, mental institution, dentist, maniac, wedding, family relations, domestic disturbance, hidden identity, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington state, washington d.c., california, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.5
 11K
Nurse 3-D (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Abby Russell, a beautiful, dedicated nurse with a sinister side, has a secret life in which she targets and punishes dishonest men.
Style: sexy, semi serious, stylized, scary, humorous ...
Plot: hospital, nurse, femme fatale, murder, power relations, dishonesty, crimes, infidelity, sexual attraction, torture, borderline personality disorder, female star appears nude ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 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: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, survival, psychopath, death, masked killer, psychological torture, human monster, hitchhiker, rivalry, zombie, escapades ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: texas, usa, california, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Cabin by the Lake (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A screenwriter does research for his new script by actually kidnapping and drowning young girls. He then places them in his "garden" of other dead girls coming back daily to check on them. One girl narrowly escapes and the other bodies are ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, psychopath, held captive, crimes, woman in danger, writer's life, river, abduction, missing person, murder, trap ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Visiting Hours (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A slasher finds the hospital where a TV newswoman is recovering from his attack.
Style: slasher, serious, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: stalking, hospital, serial killer, psychopath, murder, woman in danger, journalism, crimes, investigation, psycho, life is a bitch, haunted by the past ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
388 Arletta Avenue (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young couple find themselves in an unnerving situation with a mysterious stalker.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: spouse in danger, stalker, stalking, hidden camera, mysterious character, couples, couple relations, husband wife relationship, murder, serial killer, police officer, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Minutes Past Midnight (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As midnight falls, all manner of terror invades the Earth. demons, cannibals, killers, ghosts and monsters swarm the world in these tales of the supernatural, the fantastic, and the just plain horrific. Featuring nine stories of horror.
Style: scary, rough, bleak, slasher, anthology
Plot: creature, ghost, monster, terror, serial killer, cannibalism, cannibal, rabbit, nanny, musician, puppet, machete ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Terminal Choice (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A patient in an hospital dies under mysterious circumstances. The attending doctor Frank Holt gets under suspect - he'd been fired already from his last position due to malpractice. For his defense he investigates with help of doctor Anna Lang. ...
Style: surprise ending, slasher
Plot: hospital, morgue, computer, doctor, murder, male nudity, revenge, electrocution, violence, female nudity, death, corruption ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.3
 52K
Creep (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Looking for work, Aaron comes across a cryptic online ad: “$1,000 for the day. Filming service. Discretion is appreciated.” Low on cash and full of naiveté, he decides to go for it. He drives to a cabin in a remote mountain town where he meets ...
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, obsession, cameraman, nightmare, lie, stalker, found footage, forest, videotaping, insanity ...
Time: year 2012
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.4
 8K
The Tortured (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: An upper-middle-class couple's life is destroyed when their only child is kidnapped and killed. Obsessed with revenge, the couple seizes an opportunity to kidnap the killer.
Style: sadistic, tense, twists and turns, bleak, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, bloody violence, homicidal maniac, torture, sadism, child killer, psychopath, child murder, confined, death of son, crimes, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Hitcher in the Dark (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sick young man drives around in his daddy's camper, looking for lone stray females to kidnap, torture, rape, and murder.
Style: slasher, realistic, serious, erotic, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, murder, obsession, serial killer, beach, hitchhiking, cons and scams, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, contests and competitions, confined, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Jacob's Ladder (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After losing his brother in combat, Jacob Singer returns home from Afghanistan -- only to be pulled into a mind-twisting state of paranoia. Singer soon realizes that his sibling is alive but life is not what it seems.
Style: suspense, psychological, dark, macabre, twists and turns ...
Plot: african american, getting home, life & death, brother, death, war, chemist, brothel, drugs, homeless, war injury, capture ...
Time: 2010s
Place: afghanistan, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.9
 3K
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, stalking, psychopath, woman in danger, valentine's day, vengeance, violence, nurse, obsession, deliberate cruelty ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 7.3
 475K
Split (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Though Kevin has evidenced 23 personalities to his trusted psychiatrist, Dr. Fletcher, there remains one still submerged who is set to materialize and dominate all the others. Compelled to abduct three teenage girls led by the willful, observant ...
Style: twist ending, psychological, suspense, surprise ending, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, mental illness, psycho, serial killer, insanity, split personality, dissociative identity disorder, schizophrenia, held captive, child abduction, paranoia, maniac ...
Time: 2010s
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
American Psycho II: All American Girl (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Rachel is a criminology student hoping to land a position as a teacher's assistant for professor Robert Starkman. She's sure this position will pave the way to an FBI career, and she's willing to do anything to obtain it -- including ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, exciting, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, obsession, college, fbi, female psychopath, student life, rivalry, mind game, blind ambition, competition, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Summer's Blood (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A demented handyman comes to the rescue of a young woman (Ashley Greene), then imprisons her in his basement.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sociopath, serial killer, torture, murder, sheriff, survival, psychopath, parents and children, kidnapping, family relations, teenage life, search for father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.1
 2K
Intensity (1997)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 186 min.
Story: Chyna Shepherd is a twenty-six-year-old psychology student who survived an extremely troubled past. While visiting Laura Templeton's house, a farm in the Napa Valley. A serial killer named Edgler Foreman Vess breaks into the house, killing ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, scary, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, chase, gas station, murder, captivity, crimes, mentally unstable, farm, burned alive, woman in danger, haunted by the past ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Last House on the Left (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
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: slasher, brutal, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, woman in danger, sadism, violence, sexualized violence, torture, murder, violence against women, rage, family, kidnapping, rape and revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, forest, psychopath, serial murder, murder, morgue, summer camp, supernatural horror, killing spree, sadism, massacre, camp ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984, future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.8
 1K
Faceless (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A model named Barbara Hallen has disappeared and her father gets private detective Sam Morgan to go to Paris to find his daughter. Barbara's trail leads Morgan to a plastic surgery clinic owned by Dr. Flamand. Morgan's investigation ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, scary, mind bending, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, private detective, sadism, hospital, death, missing person, mad scientist, woman in danger, murder, mystery, surgery, evil doctor ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, hitchhiker, serial killer, psychopath, violence spree, crimes, death, serial murder, woman in danger, police investigation, vigilantism, chainsaw ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s, 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Bound to Vengeance (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman, Eve, fights back and manages to escape a malicious abductor. However, after discovering she may not be the only victim, Eve unravels a darker truth and decides to turn the tables on her captor.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: revenge, serial rapist, captive, female vigilante, sex slave, kidnapping, female killer, human trafficking, escape, murder, vigilantism, exploitation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
 3K
The Ugly (1997)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A female psychologist wants to understand the minds of a confessed serial killer who spent the last five years in a mental hospital because of his state.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, slasher, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, mental institution, murder, hospital, psychologist, mind game, mysterious character, investigation, haunted by the past, doctors and patients, psychoanalysis, split personality ...
Time: 90s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 6K
Mum & Dad (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mum and Dad, and their 'adopted' children, Birdie & Elbie, work at the airport. The family live off whatever they scavenge from cargo holds, offices and hotels - including a steady stream of transient workers who populate the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, brutal, realistic, sadistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: woman in danger, held captive, murder, torture, family relations, eccentric family, psychopath, serial killer, crimes, moral dilemma, sexploitation, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, realistic, serious, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: serial rapist, psychopath, murder, degradation, serial killer, rape and revenge, torture, rape, revenge, sadism, robbery, kidnapping ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%