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The Snowtown Murders (2011)
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The Snowtown Murders (2011)
Original name: Snowtown
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Based on true events, 16 year-old Jamie falls in with his mother's new boyfriend and his crowd of self-appointed neighborhood watchmen, a relationship that leads to a spree of torture and murder.
Style: psychological, tense, rough, realistic, serious, scary, gay cinema
Plot: violence, serial killer, psychopath, manipulations, murder, manipulation, suspicion, deadly, sadist, gang, vandalism, single mother, friendship between men, mother's boyfriend, friendship, husband wife relationship, family relations, torture, brother, neighborhood, corpse, countryside, true crime, pot smoking, sexual perversion ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1998, 1990s, year 1999
Place: australia, south australia, adelaide south australia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about blood, murder, crimes, violence, serial killer, psychopath and death mostly in Crime, Drama and Horror genres. Some movies like The Snowtown Murders: Acolytes (2008), Monster (2003), The Child I Never Was (2002), Mr. Brooks (2007), The Proposition (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Acolytes (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three teens blackmail a serial killer into helping them get rid of a violent bully.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, friendship, handcuffs, teenager, asthma inhaler, crime, crimes, vengeance, mystery, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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 7.3
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Monster (2003)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Aileen Wuornos is an emotionally scarred highway hooker who shoots a sadistic trick who rapes her and ultimately becomes America's first female serial killer.
Style: bleak, psychological, disturbing, emotional, harsh ...
Plot: serial killer, prostitute, lesbian, destructive relationship, rape, tragic love, murder, death penalty, sexual abuse, mentally unstable, lawyer, crime ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: florida, michigan, usa, miami, ohio
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100%
The Child I Never Was (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A serial killer dispassionately discusses the nuts and bolts of his grisly avocation, as well as the youthful traumas which helped to mold him into a psychopath, in this disturbing independent drama from Germany, based on the true story of of ...
Style: psychological, serious, bleak, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: pedophile, murder, psychopath, sexual abuse, child abuse, youth, life is a bitch, teenage life, investigation, juvenile delinquency, society, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1962, year 1966, year 1976
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 140K
Mr. Brooks (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A psychological thriller about a man who is sometimes controlled by his murder-and-mayhem-loving alter ego.
Style: psychological, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, split personality, police investigation, businessman, crimes, secret, police detective, murder, double life, criminal heroes, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, portland oregon, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Proposition (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Western
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in the Australian outback in the 1880s, the movie follows the series of events following the horrific rape and murder of the Hopkins family, allegedly committed by the infamous Burns brothers gang. Captain Morris Stanley captures Charlie Burns ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, atmospheric, twists and turns, rough ...
Plot: brutality, psychopath, cowboy, sadist, aborigine, violence, rape, retribution, gang, savagery, tragic event, torture ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: australia
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100%
The House That Jack Built (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: Denmark, France, Sweden, Germany, Belgium, Tunisia
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A depiction of a serial killer's 12 years' worth of murders and how it shaped his prime intelligence.
Style: psychological, bleak, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, sadistic psychopath, cruelty, murder, taxidermy, art, violence against women, death, deception, corpse, artist ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: washington d.c.
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100%
 5.6
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Dahmer (2002)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On February 15, 1992 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Jeffrey Lionel Dahmer, one of the world's most infamous serial killers, was convicted of 15 counts of murder and sentenced to 937 years in federal prison. This movie is based on events from his ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, rough, scary, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, rape, psychopath, gay, necrophilia, gay club, life is a bitch, crimes, human nature, introspection, deadly ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, wisconsin
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41%
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Bully (2001)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After finding himself at the constant abuse of his best friend Bobby, Marty has become fed up with his friend's twisted ways. His girlfriend, a victim of Bobby's often cruel ways, couldn't agree more and they strategize murdering ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, bleak, stylized, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: sexual abuse, murder, teenage rape, teenage sex, rivalry, gay slur, vengeance, youth, teenage life, bully, crimes, social decay ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: florida, usa, bronx new york city
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38%
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Antibodies (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: When a notorious German serial killer is captured after committing some of the most heinous acts against humanity ever imaginable, a farmer and police officer from a sleepy rural community on the outskirts of Berlin is drawn into the case as he ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, mind game, investigation, lust, murder, danger, crimes, small town, police officer, family life, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, year 1996
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
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37%
Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Henry likes to kill people, in different ways each time. Henry shares an apartment with Otis. When Otis' sister comes to stay, we see both sides of Henry: "the guy next door" and the serial killer.
Style: realistic, sadistic, disturbing, scary, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, merciless, maniac, killing spree, strangulation, incest, rape, insanity, manic, prostitute ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, midwest, california
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37%
An American Crime (2007)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The true story of suburban housewife Gertrude Baniszewski, who kept a teenage girl locked in the basement of her Indiana home during the 1960s.
Style: serious, disturbing, rough, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: child abuse, dysfunctional family, torture, isolation, mentally unstable, confined, domestic violence, murder, crimes, captivity, threat, crime ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: indiana, usa
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35%
 4.7
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Gacy (2003)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Based on a true story of serial killer a model citizen, loving father and husband and serial killer John Wayne Gacy, a man with over 30 dead men and boys entombed in the crawl space underneath his house which he shared with his family.
Style: rough, disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, mind game, sexual abuse, obsession, psychopath, police investigation, killer clown, police detective, life is a bitch, double life, evil clown, violence ...
Time: 70s, 50s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, wisconsin
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34%
 7.2
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Chopper (2000)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The true and intense story of Mark 'Chopper' Read, a legendary criminal who wrote his autobiography while serving a jail sentence in prison.
Style: dark humor, disturbing, rough, cynical, cult film ...
Plot: prison, brutality, convict, criminal, murder, self destructing, judge, criminal heroes, prison life, notoriety, drug use, stabbing ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1986, year 1978
Place: australia
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31%
The Killing Kind (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young Terry Lambert returns home from serving a prison term for a gang-rape he was forced to participate in. He seeks revenge on his lawyer and the girl who framed him. But his real problem is his overbearing mother, whose boarding house he resides ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, tense, scary, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, mentally unstable, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual abuse, serial killer, parents and children, woman in danger, danger, strong violent content, vengeance, hotel, strong sexual content ...
Time: 70s, contemporary
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30%
The Killing Gene (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: There is something horribly wrong with the bodies found in the dark city streets. Some are mutilated while others have the Price equation (wΔz = Cov (w,z) = βwzVz) carved into their flesh. Detective Eddie Argo and his new partner Helen Westcott ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, investigation, serial killer, torture, violence, police, master criminal, police investigation, chase, death, murder, psychological trauma ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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29%
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The Boys (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Brett Sprague is a violent and psychopathic man, who is released on parole after serving a sentence for assault. As he returns to his family house and we watch him and his brothers, Stevie and Glenn, for the next 24 hours, it becomes clear this day ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, prison, australian, family relations, prison sex, dysfunctional family, redemption, crime, crimes, deadly, obsession ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia, california, tokyo
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29%
 6.6
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Funny Games (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, France, UK, Austria, Germany, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When Ann, husband George and son Georgie arrive at their holiday home they are visited by a pair of polite and seemingly pleasant young men. Armed with deceptively sweet smiles and some golf clubs, they proceed to terrorize and torture the ...
Style: brutal, psychological, rough, scary, bad ending ...
Plot: torture, psychopath, home invasion, serial killer, danger, hostage, murder, torment, family in danger, savagery, bad guy wins, maniac ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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27%
 6.2
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Evilenko (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In 1984, in Kiev, the communist teacher Andrej Romanovic Evilenko is dismissed from his position after a pedophilic act against a student. On 15 May 1984, the pedophile Evilenko begins to rape children, and then slashing the victims in pieces and ...
Style: disturbing, scary, bleak, serious, psychological ...
Plot: pedophile, serial killer, sexual abuse, murder, psychopath, slasher, woman in danger, pedophilia, child murder investigation, child murder, danger, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, year 1992, year 1984, 1990s, 80s ...
Place: kiev ukraine, russia, ukraine, soviet union
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27%
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I Saw the Devil (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Kyung-chul is a dangerous psychopath who kills for pleasure. He has committed infernal serial murders in diabolic ways that one cannot even imagine and his victims range from young women to even children. The police have chased him for a long time, ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, violence, revenge, murder, psychopath, vengeance, cat and mouse, torture, loss of spouse, mercilessness, crime and punishment, extreme violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, south korea
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27%
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Martin (1977)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Martin sedates women with a syringe full of narcotics and then slices their wrists with a razor blade so he can drink their blood. Martin, who comes to live with his uncle and cousin in the dying town of Braddock, Pennsylvania, has romantic ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, surreal, tense, cult film ...
Plot: vampire, radio show, murder, supernatural, hidden identity, teenage life, crimes, golden years, socially awkward, violence, blood, curse ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: pittsburgh, usa, romania
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Black Mass (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The true story of Whitey Bulger, the brother of a state senator and the most infamous violent criminal in the history of South Boston, who became an FBI informant to take down a Mafia family invading his turf.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, brutality, corruption, crime, violence, fbi, murder, organized crime, arms dealing, crimes, illness, gangster ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1985, year 1981 ...
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, santa monica california, miami ...
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26%
Chicago Massacre: Richard Speck (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A horror film based on a real-life mass murder that took place in 1966. Richard Franklin Speck was a mass murderer who systematically tortured, raped and murdered eight student nurses from South Chicago Community Hospital in 1966.
Style: rough, tense, disturbing, based on true events, realistic ...
Plot: sexual abuse, murder, psychopath, slasher, violence spree, confined, crimes, crime, hostages, hostage, journalism, misogynist ...
Time: 60s, 1990s, 1960s, 90s, 80s ...
Place: chicago illinois, usa, texas, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Legend (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Suave, charming and volatile, Reggie Kray and his unstable twin brother Ronnie start to leave their mark on the London underworld in the 1960s. Using violence to get what they want, the siblings orchestrate robberies and murders while running ...
Style: realistic, brutal, tense, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, twins, crimes, crime, gang, rise and fall, violence, mental illness, organized crime, brother brother relationship, husband wife relationship, violent ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s, 1960s, year 1957 ...
Place: london, england, scotland yard, east end london
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25%
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 5.8
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Bundy (2002)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Docu-drama based on the life of Ted Bundy, a serial killer who killed at least 19 young women during the 1970's (though some sources say as many as 30 to 35 were murdered). Set from his college student years, to his first victims, his capture, ...
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, misogyny, sexual predator, electric chair, necrophilia, human nature, murder, deadly, crimes, crime, kidnapping ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: seattle, usa, florida, seattle washington, united states
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25%
 7.0
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Infamous (2006)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: While researching his book In Cold Blood, writer Truman Capote develops a close relationship with convicted murderers Dick Hickock and Perry Smith.
Style: sincere, tense, serious, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: murder, investigation, obsession, writer's life, friendship, human nature, crimes, obsessive quest, journalism, fame, gossip and rumors, manipulation ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: kansas, usa, new york, mexico, manhattan new york city ...
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25%
The Hillside Strangler (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Kenneth Bianchi is a security guard whose attempts to become a police officer are repeatedly thwarted. He moves to California to live with his cousin Angelo and dates a string of women, becoming increasingly preoccupied with sex. Eventually the ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, rough, serious, based on true events ...
Plot: serial killer, serial rapist, prostitute, psychopath, violence, murder, police investigation, strangulation, rape, crimes, sexual abuse, hidden identity ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Ebola Syndrome (1996)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A restaurant employee wanted for murder contracts Ebola by raping a woman in South Africa and starts an outbreak there and in Hong Kong when he returns home.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, dark humor, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, psychopath, rapist, village, infected, deadly, vengeance, destiny, violence spree, danger, epidemic, brutality ...
Time: 90s, year 1996
Place: south africa, africa, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Girl Next Door (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a quiet suburban town in the summer of 1958, two recently orphaned sisters are placed in the care of their mentally unstable Aunt Ruth. But Ruth's depraved sense of discipline will soon lead to unspeakable acts of abuse and torture that ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: sexual abuse, child abuse, torture, rape, cruelty, sadist, child molestation, nudity (full frontal - brief), torment, sister, suffering, suburbs ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, contemporary, year 1958
Place: america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.0
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B.T.K. (2008)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A story based on real-life serial killer Dennis L. Rader, who systematically tortured and killed his victims for over two decades and evaded the police for over 30 years, all while leading a seemingly normal life as a husband, father, security ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, mind game, crimes, danger, deadly, who done it, law enforcement, sadism, violence, murder, church ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
B.T.K. Killer (2005)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Veteran Boogey Man and Zodiac Killer director Ulli Lommel continues his long tradition of delivering tense thrills with this relentless look at the life of the elusive, Kansas-based serial killer known to authorities only as "B.T.K." ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, investigation, special agents, who done it, animal life, law enforcement, deadly, master criminal, gory, chase, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%