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Sodom the Killer (2004)
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Sodom the Killer (2004)
Original name: Sodomu no Ichi
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Bad things happen when innocent blood is shed. In the early 1700s, Lord Sodom Ichibei is happily celebrating his wedding day when his wife-to-be suddenly dies. In his search for an explanation, he kills any and every suspect he comes across. When Lord Ichibei tortures and kills two innocent girls, their death brings about a curse on the Sodom family. Three hundred years later, one of Sodom's descendents, Ichiro, is also set to be married. But one of the innocent victims has been reincarnated as Ichiro's sister and she kills everyone at the wedding. This transforms Ichiro into the evil and vengeful "Sodom The Killer", a cursed man hell-bent on slaughter and the world's destruction...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: murder, burned alive, vengeance, supernatural, rivalry, crimes, afterlife, life is a bitch, danger, gory, deadly, curses spells and rituals, vengeful ghost, husband wife relationship, reincarnation, deception, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, prison, airplane, loneliness, wedding, religion, death, witchcraft ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: japan, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and rough films with plots about danger, supernatural, deadly, rivalry, crimes, curses spells and rituals and murder mostly in Horror, Thriller and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Sodom the Killer: Crazy Lips (2000), The Prophecy: Uprising (2005), Tomie: Re-birth (2001), Nightmare Detective (2006), Cadaverella (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
God's Left Hand, Devil's Right Hand (2006)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: What's scary is being a human being, and what's scary is being myself. Truly horrifying things reside inside oneself. The work asks if you can stand the inescapable terror.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, bleak
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, life is a bitch, supernatural, supernatural ability, danger, deadly, rivalry, gory, premonition, blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
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Crazy Lips (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After her brother is accused of murdering four people, his sister, desperate to prove his innocence, goes to a psychic for help. The price they ask, however, is far more than she expected, and the answers they give her are nothing she could ever ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, scary, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, ghost, riddles and clues, false accusation, mystery, life is a bitch, danger, supernatural, law enforcement, crime gone awry, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Prophecy: Uprising (2005)
Genre: Thriller, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: There exists an ancient manuscript still writing itself called the Lexicon. It supposedly tells of the coming of the Anti-Christ, and happens to fall into the hands of an unsuspecting woman (Kari Wuhrer). Now, she is being pursued by angels intent ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, brutal, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, handcuffs, ghost, vampire, afterlife, destiny, deadly, danger, supernatural ability, clergy, serial killer, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary
Place: romania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Tomie: Re-birth (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Young art student Hideo paints an unnerving portrait of Tomie, who whispers that she loves him. Inexplicably, he reacts by stabbing her to death with a painting trowel. Two friends, Takumi and Shunichi, arrive on the scene and help him dispose of ...
Style: serious, psychological, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, investigation, supernatural, ghost, vengeance, afterlife, danger, deadly, law enforcement, mind game, crimes, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Nightmare Detective (2006)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Three people in Tokyo take a surreal voyage of self-discovery through memory and nightmares. "O" intends suicide while talking on a cell-phone with a stranger he meets on line who plans a simultaneous suicide. Events take a horrifying ...
Style: psychological, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: nightmare, serial killer, supernatural, mind game, police investigation, murder, deadly, rivalry, danger, crimes, mystery, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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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: psychopath, crimes, danger, rivalry, race against time, escapades, good versus evil, deadly, afterlife, parents and children, vengeance, reincarnation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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XX (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Recovering from a failed love affair Shiyori heads to the country, in the company of best friend and bad girl Aiko. Having taken a long soak in the hot spring they retire to their respective cabins. They soon discover that the tranquil village is ...
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, village, supernatural, resort, rivalry, chases and races, crimes, best friends, danger, adventure, curses spells and rituals, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Doll Graveyard (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: It's 1905 when 12 year old Sophia plays all by herself in her big, creepy house with only four handmade dolls as friends. When her abusive father has finally had enough, he forces her to bury them in the backyard. But, after she ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, offbeat
Plot: family in danger, afterlife, vengeance, ghost, supernatural ability, youth, supernatural, gory, teenage life, murder, curses spells and rituals, killer doll ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1900s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Slaughter Night (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eighteen-year-old Kristel survived a car accident in which her father dies. Tormented by nocturnal visions she begins to care for her father's investigation of serial killers - especially Andries Martíns, a killer of children.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense, scary
Plot: tour guide, slasher, supernatural, mine, mind game, psychopath, survival, race against time, danger, serial killer, rivalry, confined ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.4
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Hallows Point (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Trapped in an abandoned schoolhouse with an evil they helped create, but cannot defeat, the students are ill prepared for their last lesson...in terror!
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, murder, gory, psychopath, supernatural ability, youth, danger, prank, crimes, isolation, power relations, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Dead of Night (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An abused woman conjures up a spirit to take revenge on the men who have misused her.
Style: bleak, offbeat, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, voodoo, domestic violence, vengeance, gory, empress, couples, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ju-On: The Grudge 2 (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While driving, the pregnant horror-movie actress Kyôko Harase and her fiancé are in a car crash caused by the Toshio's friend. Kyôko loses her baby and her fiancé winds up in a coma. Kyôko was cursed together with a television crew when ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, afterlife, crimes, danger, supernatural, revenge, deadly, graphic violence, curses spells and rituals, abandoned house, vengeful ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Curse of the Wolf (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dakota, a young werewolf, has finally learned to control her nighttime transformations. She desperately wants to live a normal life, and to break free from her curse, she flees to hide in the city. When the pack aggressively hunts her down, the ...
Style: scary, serious, rough
Plot: martial arts, werewolf, supernatural, gory, deadly, on the run, danger, deadly creature, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, crimes, chases and races ...
Time: 80s
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The Crow: Wicked Prayer (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jimmy Cuervo is a down-on-his-luck ex-con living in a polluted mining town on a reservation that would run him out of town if not for the remainder of his probation. With his time nearly finished, he plans to start a new life with his girlfriend ...
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Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man and his brother on a mission of revenge become trapped in a harrowing occult experiment dating back to the Third Reich.
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Style: rough, disturbing, stylized, serious, exciting ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Gingerdead Man (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: An evil yet adorable Gingerbread man comes to life with the soul of a convicted killer, and this real life cookie monster wreaks havoc on the girl who sent the killer to the electric chair.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, not serious, christmas horror, fairy tale
Plot: slasher, serial killer, supernatural, vengeance, reincarnation, deadly, deadly creature, danger, electric chair, gory, curses spells and rituals, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ring 0: Birthday (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
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Audience: teens
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Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Ferryman (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Out on a dead calm ocean, in a thick fog, a group of tourists on a pleasure craft are about to cross paths with an ancient and terrible evil. Sharing the same ocean, a sick, dying old Greek man drifts alone on a stricken yacht. The Greek (John ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, serious, scary
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Time: contemporary
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Ragdoll (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenaged rapper uses his Gran's magic powders to help him in his revenge against those who put her in the hospital.
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
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The Locker (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A group of teenagers unleash a curse when they use haunted public lockers in Shibuya. Supposedly, if you leave a gift in one of the lockers you will be lucky in love. However, the results are anything but lucky as a creepy female ghost with long ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, mind bending ...
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Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 2.5
 520
The Cry (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
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Style: bleak, serious, scary, psychotronic
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Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: supernatural, family in danger, ghost, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, haunted by the past, vengeance, deadly, crimes, mischievous children, isolation, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 3.3
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Death Factory (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A bus full of strangers find themselves fighting for their lives when one of them reads from an ancient Gothic tome, bringing six dead serial killers back to life, who proceed to hunt them down one by one.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, curses spells and rituals, danger, slasher, crimes, deadly, supernatural, violence, survival, reincarnation, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Pumpkinhead: Ashes to Ashes (2006)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, USA, Romania, Switzerland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: He threw their loved ones into a swamp. Now they want revenge... But when a demon does their dirty work, it comes at a price.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, weird ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vengeance, murder, monster, slasher, crimes, small town, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, supernatural ability, master villain, deadly creature, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.8
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Tomie vs Tomie (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Partially based on "The Gathering" in the Tomie manga. A young man with a past begins work in a factory, where he attracts the amorous attention of a mysterious woman who lurks behind the scenes. He is a relatively unique young man, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mysterious woman, supernatural, crimes, deadly, danger, rivalry, gory, mysterious villain, human monster, split personality, murder, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
River of Darkness (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When brutal murdering starts in a small riverside town, the sheriff must investigate and face the horrific past.
Style: rough, bleak, suspense, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, deadly, rivalry, crimes, social misfits, danger, gory, chaos and mayhem, small town, sheriff, river ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 630
The Hypnotist (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Three apparently unrelated suicides occur on the same day in Tokyo. One involves a young athlete, one a groom at his wedding reception, and the third an elderly man celebrating his wife's birthday. A middle aged detective investigating one of ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, scary, mind bending ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Truth About Demons (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the place between what you know, and what you fear, demons rule. All hope is stripped away as demonic forces overcome you. Dr. Harry Ballard has just unearthed the essence of evil. He’s a marked man, a living sacrifice, thrown to the depths of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, brutal, serious ...
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Time: 90s
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