Movies like The Ordeal

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The Ordeal (2004)
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The Ordeal (2004)
Original name: Calvaire
Genre: Horror
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A few days before Christmas, traveling entertainer Marc Stevens is stuck at nightfall in a remote wood in the swampy Hautes Fagnes region of Li├Ęge, his van conked out. An odd chap who's looking for a lost dog leads Marc to a shuttered inn...
Style: disturbing, atmospheric, rough, surreal, psychological, scary, serious, slasher, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: rape, surrealism, survival, psychopath, village, singer, isolation, mentally unstable, sadism, murder, forest, crucifix, van, sadistic horror, christmas, bestiality, crimes, village life, delusion, haunted by the past, swamp, dancing, artist, female nudity, crazy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, belgium

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Most similar movies to The Ordeal

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and rough films with plots about deadly, gory, danger, crimes, psychopath, murder and survival mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like The Ordeal: A Crack in the Floor (2001), High Tension (2003), P.O.E.: Project of Evil (2012), Offspring (2009), Psycho Cop (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Crack in the Floor (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: For the past 33 years Jeremiah Hill has lived alone, with no contact with the outside world, and he intends to keep it that way. Jeremiah's mother had always warned him not to associate with the outside world, and her brutal rape and killing ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, psychological, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, survival, uncover truth, crimes, mentally unstable, isolation, family in danger, voyeurism, forest, mountain, dealing with death, college ...
Time: 90s
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95%
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High Tension (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alexia travels with her friend Marie to spend a couple of days with her family in their farm in the country. They arrive late and they are welcomed by Alexia's father. Late in the night, a sadistic and sick killer breaks into the farmhouse, ...
Style: scary, slasher, psychological, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: home invasion, evil man, kidnapping, massacre, brutality, insanity, sadism, serial rapist, sadistic horror, sadistic killer, psycho killer, sadistic psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, south of france, europe
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100%
P.O.E.: Project of Evil (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Following up the successful "P.O.E.: Poetry of Eerie", some of the original filmmakers regrouped for this newest experiment which aims to bring the tales of Edgar Allen Poe to life through the distinct lens of Italian horror with spoken ...
Style: surreal, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: survival, murder, mystery, confined, investigation, violence, crimes, strong violent content, deadly creature, nudity (full frontal - brief), isolation, male nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 4.9
 3K
Offspring (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Survivors of a feral flesh-eating clan are chowing their way through the locals. Amy Halbard and Claire Carey strive to survive their abduction by the cannibals and save their children. A subplot involving Claire's despicable husband, Steven, ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, scary, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, survival, confined, captivity, isolation, small town, cannibalism, sadism, child in peril, human flesh, cannibal, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Psycho Cop (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Officer Joe Vickers would probably make a good policeman if it weren't for his two nasty habits. Firstly, he is a devoted satanist; secondly - he likes to kill people. When he meets a group of teenagers spending their vacation in a wood hut, he ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, slasher, suspense, rough ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, survival, youth, police officer, violence spree, kids in trouble, forest, violence, serial killer, chaos, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 3.2
 824
Adam & Evil (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of sexy high school graduates are ready for a weekend of serious partying at a remote camp ground. Soon a murderer is on the loose...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: survival, serial killer, who done it, confined, teenage life, crimes, psychopath, murder, youth, isolation, school, adultery ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 3.9
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The Undertow (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Six friends enter the strange town of Old Mines for a weekend float trip. They quickly realize that the town is not friendly to strangers, and they are pressured to leave by the police. When the friends decide to continue their float trip anyway, ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: backwoods, small town, psychopath, survival, serial killer, escapades, supernatural, crimes, family in danger, isolation, wilderness, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 ⇓
77%
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Snow White: A Deadly Summer (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A troubled teenage girl finds herself in a web of lies and deceit when her stepmother attempts to murder her by sending her to a discipline camp.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher, tense ...
Plot: forest, psychopath, murder, youth, isolation, crimes, graphic violence, teenage life, boot camp, juvenile delinquent, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, premonition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Bunnyman (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bunnyman is the story of a group of friends on their way back from a spontaneous weekend trip to Las Vegas, and while driving through the remote regions of southern California they suddenly find themselves in a sickening game of cat and mouse with a ...
Style: rough, scary, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: psychopath, survival, on the road, isolation, escapades, confined, captivity, strong violent content, teenager, forest, masked killer, maniac ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 2.4
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Psycho Ward (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of urban researchers set about exploring an abandoned psychiatric hospital with a terrible history, but are they prepared for the horrifying, possibly supernatural secrets hidden within its crumbling walls? No sooner do they get there than ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, survival, psychopath, crimes, confined, isolation, characters killed one by one, masked killer, abandoned hospital, escaped mental patient, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.7
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Blood Ranch (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four college students and an Iraq War vet, lost on a desert highway, encounter a terrified young woman with a black van on her trail. They survive the ensuing chase but their car doesn't, forcing them to seek help at a nearby ranch. Only when ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, rough, suspenseful
Plot: survival, serial killer, psychopath, mind game, rescue, isolation, mental illness, murder, perversion, youth, car chase, desert ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Hostel: Part II (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Following a geographical tour of Slovakia, three young American women are lured into a hostel by a handsome young man who sells them to the twisted masters, ties them up and brings upon an unthinkable world of pain.
Style: slasher, disturbing, rough, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: torture, castration, sadistic horror, strong sexual content, murder, psychopath, kidnapping, tourist, survival, torment, crimes, travel ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, prague, rome italy, slovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.5
 3K
Carver (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on true events
Style: suspenseful, rough, slasher, scary, brutal ...
Plot: torture, psychopath, brutality, murder, sadism, crimes, stalking, wilderness, friendship, maniac, death, bloodbath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Blood Night: The Legend of Mary Hatchet (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Local teens have long commemorated the death of 'Mary Hatchet' -- a girl who took an ax and killed her family in the 1970s -- with the aptly named Blood Night. But things never got truly bloody until Mary's ghost (Samantha Facchi) ...
Style: slasher, serious, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: psychopath, urban legend, legends and myths, serial killer, survival, crimes, youth, vengeance, life is a bitch, teenage life, ghost, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 3.0
 1K
Wicked Lake (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two clans of deranged males make the mistake of stalking four young women they assume to be easy prey, only to find out that at the stroke of midnight the tables will be turned and all hell will break loose.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, survival, forest, mentally unstable, crimes, vengeance, wilderness, lake, murder, violence, gays and lesbians, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Pumpkin Karver (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A feature film based on a story in which a young man is stabbed to death on the evening of October 31, 2003. One year later, at a Halloween party, six people were brutally butchered in a remote location. The victims faces were carved and mutilated ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, rough, scary
Plot: psychopath, haunted by the past, serial killer, mistaken identity, isolation, mind game, crimes, starting over, prank, holiday horror, siblings relations, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Chromeskull: Laid to Rest 2 (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "ChromeSkull" is the sequel to the 2009 horror hit "Laid to Rest." It brings back ChromeSkull, who barely escaped death in the first movie and is hell-bent on continuing where he left off... and forging a new path of terror and ...
Style: slasher, realistic, serious, scary, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, survival, psychopath, crimes, wannabe, master criminal, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, obsession, haunted by the past, violence spree, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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American Gothic (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When six friends fly off on a weekend getaway and are suddenly plagued by engine trouble, they're forced to land on a remote island. Looking for shelter, they're grateful to encounter Ma and Pa and their children - an eccentric family ...
Style: slasher, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: island, isolated house, murder, crimes, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, isolation, serial killer, confined, ghost, psychopath, necrophilia ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 3.5
 509
Meadowoods (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a sleepy and uneventful small town, three college students, bored and desperate to make their mark, plot a savage and merciless murder. Electing to keep a video journal to memorialize their bizarre pact, they plot in secret, devising a homemade ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: friends, murder, college, abduction, crime gone awry, isolation, forest, psychopath, confined, crimes, captivity, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
This Night I Will Possess Your Corpse (1967)
Genre: Horror
Country: Brazil
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Coffin Joe is still looking for the perfect woman to give birth to a son of his, and, cleared of the past crimes in the first film (At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul), keeps terrorizing the people in his small town with his iconoclast and ...
Style: serious, surreal, scary, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: murder, obsession, kidnapping, nudity (full frontal - brief), curses spells and rituals, isolation, rock, family in danger, woman in danger, dangerous animal, mentally unstable, confined ...
Time: 60s
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.9
 178K
Hostel (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Three backpackers head to a Slovakian city that promises to meet their hedonistic expectations, with no idea of the hell that awaits them.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: torture, psychopath, captivity, strong violent content, crimes, dismemberment, serial murder, tourist, survival, torment, sadistic horror, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: amsterdam, europe, slovakia, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 ⇓
71%
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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 ⇓
70%
 3.7
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Insane (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A lonely hotel by a lonely road. Sarah is lost, looking for somewhere to sleep. She's come to the wrong place. A lonely hotel by a lonely road. Sarah is lost, Jenny is looking for her. She's come to the right place. The Bridgeburn Hotel
Style: serious, slasher, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, psychopath, confined, isolation, woman in danger, crimes, hotel, serial killer, graphic violence, gas mask, schizophrenia, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Devil's Chair (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: With a pocketful of drugs, Nick West takes out his girlfriend Sammy, for a shag and a good time. When they explore an abandoned asylum, the discovery of a bizarre device - a cross between an electric chair and sadistic fetish machine - transforms ...
Style: psychological, scary, atmospheric, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: mental institution, murder, abandoned building, psychopath, uncover truth, supernatural, ghost, supernatural ability, serial killer, hospital, psychotic, electric chair ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Chain Reaction (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A prison bus with over a dozen criminals on board has an accident and rams another car, in which Dr. Douglas Madsen was on his way home. Most of the prisoners die. Four of them survive, one of them severely injured. After having killed all the ...
Style: disturbing, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: survival, on the run, mind game, rivalry, isolation, confined, forest, curses spells and rituals, prisoner, violent death, escape, bus ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.2
 2K
Sweet Home (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, Poland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A couple decides to spend a romantic evening in a floor of a semi-abandoned building that slip because she works as a consultant for the council house and got the keys. During the evening they discover that a hooded murderer is the only tenant left ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, scary, tense ...
Plot: home invasion, survival, couples, on the run, murder, couple relations, isolation, confined, maniac, tenant, murder witness, house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 3.9
 728
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 ⇓
69%
Satan's Playground (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: SATAN'S PLAYGROUND is a supernatural shocker chronicling a family's spine-tingling odyssey in New Jersey's legendary Pine Barrens region. En route to a wilderness camping retreat, their car inexplicably breaks down. As darkness falls, ...
Style: slasher, surreal, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, ghost, serial killer, isolation, psychopath, supernatural ability, supernatural, survival, curses spells and rituals, siblings relations, destiny, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, england, texas, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%