Movies like Bereavement

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Bereavement (2010)
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Bereavement (2010)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1989, six year old Martin Bristoll was kidnapped from his backyard swing in Minersville Pennsylvania. Graham Sutter, a psychotic recluse, kept Martin imprisoned on his derelict pig farm, forcing him to witness and participate in unspeakable horrors. Chosen at random, his victim's screams were drowned out by the rural countryside. For five years, Martin's whereabouts have remained a mystery, until 17 year old Allison Miller (Alexandra Daddario) comes to live with her Uncle, Jonathan (Michael Biehn). While exploring her new surroundings, Allison discovers things aren't quite right at the farmhouse down the road. Her curiosity disturbs a hornet's nest of evil and despair that once torn open, can never be closed. Starring Michael Biehn, Brett Rickaby, Alexandra Daddario, and John Savage. Written and Directed by Stevan Mena
Style: scary, rough, bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, cult film
Plot: kidnapping, axe murder, crimes, hostages, hostage, psychopath, confined, missing child, crime, farm, violence spree, danger, strong violent content, isolation, countryside, gory, deadly, witnessing a crime, child in peril, woman in danger, pandora\'s box, slasher, motorcycle, castle, killer child ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: usa, pennsylvania

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Most similar movies to Bereavement

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and realistic films with plots about deadly, crimes, danger, psychopath, slasher, woman in danger and murder mostly in Horror, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Bereavement: The Collector (2009), Malevolence (2004), Bundy: An American Icon (2009), The Hitchhiker (2007), The Great American Snuff Film (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Collector (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, 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: scary, brutal, suspenseful, macabre, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, trap, home invasion, serial killer, psychopath, held captive, gory, masked man, violence, danger, torture, maniac ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
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Malevolence (2004)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's ten years after the kidnapping of Martin Bristol. Taken from a backyard swing at his home at the age of six, he is forced to witness unspeakable crimes of a deranged madman. For years, Martin's whereabouts have remained a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, hostage, slasher, heist, abandoned house, woman in danger, deadly, on the run, violence spree, criminal heroes, confined ...
Time: contemporary, year 1989, year 1999, 80s, 90s ...
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93%
Bundy: An American Icon (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bundy, starring Corin Nemec in the title role and co-starring Kane Hodder, details the dark psyche and previously unexplored motivations of the man who became known as one of the most notorious serial killers to leave behind a legacy of evil.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, obsession, woman in danger, slasher, deadly, psychopath, crimes, violence spree, gory, human nature, crime ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.6
 933
The Hitchhiker (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Four young women driving across the desert to Las Vegas have their road trip turned upside-down when they pick up a handsome, seemingly-friendly hitchhiker. When their car breaks down near a roadside motel in the middle of nowhere, they find ...
Style: serious, scary, disturbing, realistic, rough
Plot: psychopath, on the road, gory, danger, crimes, confined, isolation, deadly, slasher, woman in danger, mind game, desert ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Great American Snuff Film (2004)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two pretty young women are abducted to be the featured stars of a snuff film produced by a couple low-life goons. The ladies are bound, gagged, tortured, burned with cigarettes and forced to dig their own graves.
Style: bleak, rough, disturbing, suspenseful, serious
Plot: kidnapping, torture, serial killer, murder, danger, slasher, crimes, gory, deadly, police detective, law enforcement, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
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53%
A Stranger Is Watching (1982)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three years after Steve Peterson's wife, Nina, was murdered in front of their 11 year old daughter Julie, she and his new girlfriend Sharon Martin are kidnapped by the same killer, the psychotic Artie Taggart. Imprisoning them in a bunker below ...
Style: realistic, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, psychopath, hostage, murder, investigation, subway, psychopathic killer, psycho killer, rape, crimes, chases and races, crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city
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53%
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The Clinic (2010)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While traveling across country with her fiancé, Beth wakes alone in an isolated clinic to a mother's worst nightmare. Just how far will she go to save her child?
Style: scary, serious, rough, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: mysterious character, captivity, missing person, woman in danger, danger, kidnapping, wrong place wrong time, isolation, deadly, confined, crimes, violence spree ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: australia
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Scar (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Joan Burrows returns to her hometown for her niece's graduation, only to be confronted by the serial killer she thought she offed years ago -- after he kidnapped and tormented her and her best friend.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, small town, homecoming, psychopath, gory, violence spree, haunted by the past, serial killer, woman in danger, deadly, crimes, who done it ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
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47%
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Rogue River (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When a young woman takes a trip down Rogue River, her car mysteriously disappears. Lost without transport or communication, she accepts the hospitality of a stranger who offers her shelter for the night at his cabin. With no other options available, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: brother sister incest, survival, psychopath, confined, woman in danger, danger, police officer killed, kidnapping, strong violent content, sexual content, captivity, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.3
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Visible Scars (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Seventeen years ago, Mike kills a new mother of twin girls and took the babies to a house in the woods, claiming them as his own to appease his wife's desire for kids. 10 years later Stacy flees to her uncle's old secluded cabin in those ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, isolation, confined, crimes, danger, ghost, woman in danger, law enforcement, deadly, graphic violence, mountain, haunted house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.1
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Kemper (2008)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A film based on the true story of Ed Kemper, a serial killer who murdered ten in Santa Cruz, CA during the late sixties and early seventies.
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, deadly, crimes, slasher, danger, woman in danger, police detective, law enforcement, stalking, violence spree ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Life Zone (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Kidnapped by a mysterious figure, three women find themselves trapped in an abandoned hospital. Held against their will for months, the prisoners are faced with life-transforming decisions and must struggle for their lives.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, realistic ...
Plot: captivity, pregnancy, kidnapping, hospital, woman in danger, danger, mysterious character, confined, isolation, psychopath, abortion clinic, unwanted pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Scrapbook (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman named Clara is captured by a serial killer named Leonard who records his “life story” by keeping a scrapbook of his many victims. In addition to adhering Polaroids, scraps of clothing, and other small trophies to the pages, Leonard ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, sexual abuse, mind game, woman in danger, psychopath, violence spree, deadly, isolation, captivity, danger, humiliation, sadism ...
Time: 90s
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The Devil's Ground (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While traveling from California to Bangor through a lonely road, Carrie Mitchel is advised by the gas station attendant Jimmy to rest in a hotel; however, she decides to continue driving through the night and almost hits a wounded teenage girl with ...
Style: realistic, scary, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, psychopath, violence spree, gory, deadly, danger, murder, crimes, survival, strong violent content, profanity, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Thrill Killers (1964)
Genre: Horror, Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Three psychotic murderers escape from a mental institution and stalk women in Los Angeles.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, gore, chases and races, confined, hostages, violence spree, danger, woman in danger, psychopath, hostage, crimes, crime ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, hitchhiker, serial killer, killing off one by one, psychopath, violence spree, crimes, danger, gore, death, serial murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 70s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa
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38%
Ed Gein: The Butcher of Plainfield (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Inspired by the true story of one of the most gruesome killers in American history. Now, years after inspiring "Psycho's" Norman Bates, "The Silence Of The Lambs'" Buffalo Bill and "The Texas Chainsaw ...
Style: serious, rough, disturbing, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, law enforcement, psychopath, murder, violence spree, crimes, police investigation, stalking, danger, deadly, mind game, woman in danger ...
Time: 50s
Place: usa, wisconsin, texas
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38%
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Escapee (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: While on a class observation trip at a local mental hospital, young psychology major, Abby Jones has a chilling encounter with high-risk patient, Harmon. She returns home for an evening of normal study with her two roommates unaware of the darkness ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, convict, psychopath, obsession, woman in danger, violence spree, isolation, track down, deadly, night, murder, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Junkyard Dog (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A gritty psychological-horror-thriller that delves the demented mind of a cannibalistic serial rapist who kidnaps his tenth victim in as many months on Halloween night.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, serial killer, captivity, crimes, confined, slasher, danger, graphic violence, law enforcement, deadly, psycho killer, cannibalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Cellar Door (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Having developed an uncontrollable obsession with the beautiful young Rudy (Michelle Tomlinson), crazed serial killer Herman (James DuMont) kidnaps her and locks her in a cage in his basement. The only way for Rudy to survive this nightmare is to ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, confined, mind game, woman in danger, isolation, obsession, captivity, survival, master criminal, slasher, danger, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
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35%
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Deadly Weekend (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two young couples take one last trip to the country before moving to different cities. Unfortunately, when secrets come out and jealously takes a toll the weekend takes an unexpected and deadly turn for the worst.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: survival, psychopath, strong violent content, isolation, deadly, in the woods, confined, slasher, murder, group of friends, danger, trap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Confessions of a Serial Killer (1985)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After being arrested, a Texas man begins confessing to the brutal murder of over 200 women. He recounts his random selection of victims and his traveling companions, his friend and friend's sister. But the police can't be sure whether to ...
Style: disturbing, sexy, sexual, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, prostitute, law enforcement, gory, deadly, police detective, slasher, crimes, murder, psychopath, sexual abuse, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Sanctimony (2000)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A handsome, brilliant stock trader, bored with his existence, becomes a serial killer.
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, who done it, manhunt, crimes, mystery, protagonist as suspect, witnessing a crime, master criminal, slasher, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Senseless (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Elliott Gast (Jason Behr) is quickly climbing the corporate ladder of international commerce, negotiating deals to generate large fortunes for giant corporations. His success makes him the target for political extremists who kidnap him and broadcast ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, realistic, serious ...
Plot: reality, missing person, confined, danger, deadly, captivity, isolation, prison life, terrorism, hostage, internet, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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34%
 4.3
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The Majorettes (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A hooded psycho is murdering high-school girls. A devil-worshiping, drug-dealing biker gang is suspected.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: slasher, nurse, high school, masked killer, murder, serial killer, graphic violence, woman in danger, danger, psychopath, vengeance, deadly ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Death Valley (1982)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A divorced mother, her young son and her new boyfriend set out on a road trip through Death Valley and run afoul of a local serial killer.
Style: realistic, scary, suspenseful, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: murder, twins, slasher, desert, serial killer, psychopath, teenage life, danger, on the road, chases and races, crimes, wilderness ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.1
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Deer Crossing (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film centers around retired police detective Derrick Stanswood (Mann), who is called by a successful doctor about an unsolved case involving his wife Maggy (Cottrel) and their son, Cole (newcomer Kevin Fennell). Chasing after loose ends in a ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: investigation, private detective, captivity, danger, deadly, kidnapping, confined, crimes, small town, farm, abduction, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 1K
Butcher Boys (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A gut-wrenching, non-stop roller coaster ride through the hellish underbelly of inner-city America. A birthday celebration at an upscale restaurant sets in motion events that bring Sissy, her brother, Mikey, and friends, Kenny and Barbie, face to ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, disturbing, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, psychopath, gang, strong violent content, deadly, chase, cannibal, survival, collision, urban, kidnapping, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.2
 1K
Wreckage (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jared, Kate, Rick, and Jessica find themselves stranded in a wreckage yard after their car breaks down during a drag race. Meanwhile, the sheriff's office receives notice that a convict escaped from a local state prison. As the teenagers ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: escaped prisoner, deadly, serial killer, isolation, slasher, danger, crimes, confined, buddies, murder, friends, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.6
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Rest Stop (2006)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The film follows Nicole Carrow, a young woman who is threatened by a maniac serial killer, after her boyfriend Jess, is abducted in a rest stop.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, woman in danger, danger, deadly, survival, on the road, crimes, gory, isolation, chase, truck driver, torture ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california
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30%