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Axed
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A strict father loosens up enough to let his children take a day off school for a trip to the countryside. But things turn darker when the family realize he is planning to make it their last outing ever.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: gory, family in danger, in the woods, isolation, psychopath, countryside, danger, deadly, family relations, unemployment, slasher, parents and children, confined, rivalry, life is a bitch, out of the way, crisis, schoolgirl, psycho, incest, killer, axe, affair, father, suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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Fear
Drama, Horror, Thriller
Austria
79 min.
 7.5
You're Next
Horror, Thriller
USA, UK
95 min.
 6.5
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Most similar movies to Axed

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and realistic films with plots about danger, deadly, confined, psychopath, isolation, survival and blood mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Axed: Don't Let Him In (2011), Summer Scars (2007), The Bleeding House (2011), Repentance (2013), Kill Theory (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Don't Let Him In
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two couples spend a weekend in the country, only to cross paths with a brutal serial killer. As the body count rises, suspicion spirals into paranoia, climaxing in a terrifying battle for survival.
Style: scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, gory, countryside, slasher, isolation, psychopath, woman in danger, crimes, danger, deadly, survival, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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Summer Scars
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A group of teens are faced with a life-changing experience when they meet a deranged drifter
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, psychological ...
Plot: hostages, school, coming of age, in the woods, family in danger, kidnapping, teenage life, kids in trouble, confined, youth, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Bleeding House
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Smiths -- a family with a secret past -- are visited by a sweet-talking southern gentleman who is looking for small town humanity. But they'll soon find out that kindness towards strangers is not always rewarded, and the secretive ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: mysterious character, family in danger, haunted by the past, danger, family problems, dysfunctional family, vengeance, obsession, family in crisis, family life, psychopath, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   73%
    User:   74%
 
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Repentance
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An earnest life-coach/author, Thomas Carter, is mysteriously abducted by a deranged client, Angel Sanchez, who delves into Thomas' teachings and uses his spiritual messages of Karma - action and reaction (Vipaka), against him to terrorize him ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: kidnapping, psychopath, confined, danger, deadly, family in danger, crimes, rivalry, psycho, villain, terror, maniac ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans
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Kill Theory
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Whilst celebrating a graduation at a secluded vacation home, a group of college students find themselves targeted by a sadistic killer who forces them to play a deadly game of killing one another in order to survive.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: psychopath, gory, mind game, moral dilemma, isolation, confined, danger, deadly, friendship, rivalry, friends, slasher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Stalker
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When novelist Paula Martin retreats to the seclusion of her family home Crows Hall she hopes to clear her mind and focus on her new book. The arrival of an assistant, Linda, should take the pressure off... but as the bodies pile up, Paula finds ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, tense ...
Plot: gory, writer's life, isolation, woman in danger, artists and showbiz, confined, crimes, deadly, mentally unstable, danger, cellar, ghost writer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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Dead Creatures
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of women afflicted with a horrible disease (which forces them to cannibalism) try to support one another.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Plot: gory, deadly creature, zombie, plague, danger, deadly, supernatural, survival, curses spells and rituals, isolation, murder, fashion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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Crash Site
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A vacationing couple's jeep crashes in an isolated location. They have to fight their way back to civilisation in spite of injuries and dangerous animals.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: dangerous animal, survival, in the woods, family in danger, danger, crumbling marriage, race against time, parents and children, cons and scams, family in crisis, isolation, computers and web ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   58%
 
The Disappeared
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Following the disappearance of his younger brother Tom, Matthew Ryan tries to put his life and sanity back together. However the past keeps coming back to haunt him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: gory, ghost, dealing with death, siblings relations, haunted by the past, missing person, crimes, family problems, family relations, working class, best friends, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   57%
 
The Last Showing
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A couple trapped in a cinema are manipulated into becoming unwilling actors in a film being captured by CCTV cameras.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, tense ...
Plot: mind game, vengeance, theater, obsession, psychopath, captivity, confined, danger, rivalry, manipulations, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   61%
 
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Detour
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Driving back to Norway, Lina and Martin reach a roadblock where a policeman tells them to take a detour deep into the Swedish forest. But soon one creepy incident after another leaves them stranded in the dark woods and everything seems much too ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary ...
Plot: danger, gory, deadly, in the woods, slasher, survival, isolation, computers and web, blood, confined, escapades, snuff ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   46%
 
 6.3
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Mother's Day
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Crazed members of a sadistic family return to their childhood home to terrorize the new owners.
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: mentally unstable, domestic disturbance, mind game, violence spree, parents and children, psychopath, siblings relations, pistol, photograph, hostage, family in danger, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   56%
 
Hidden in the Woods
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of two sisters who have been raised in isolation, subjected to the torment of their abusive, drug dealing father. When they finally decide to report him to the police, he kills the two officers and is put in jail. But things go from bad to ...
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: strong sexual content, gory, dysfunctional family, life is a bitch, in the woods, danger, on the run, sexual abuse, vengeance, gore, siblings relations, kids in trouble ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   60%
 
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Cherry Tree Lane
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Prosperous professional couple Mike and Christine are settling in for a standard evening of wine, TV and low-level marital hostility when a ring on their doorbell changes everything. Turns out their son Sebastian is in a little trouble with some ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: gang, hostages, domestic disturbance, family in danger, confined, crimes, home invasion, revenge, danger, juvenile delinquency, vengeance, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   56%
 
The Thompsons
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: On the run with the law on their trail, America's most anguished vampire family heads to England to find an ancient vampire clan. What they find instead could tear their family, and their throats, apart forever.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Plot: vampire, gory, on the run, family life, chases and races, deadly, supernatural, family relations, manhunt, survival, dysfunctional family, family gatherings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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System:   52%
    User:   53%
 
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Territories
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Five friends return home from a marriage in Canada to the United States. Not far from the border, two customs officers stop them to check their identity.
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: isolation, gory, drugs/alcohol, kidnapping, in the woods, psychopath, confined, crimes, danger, deadly, survival, vigilantism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   52%
 
 5.7
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Frayed
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Pat Baker is a small town sheriff. His son, Kurt, is a deranged young man with a dark secret. Sheriff Baker's worst nightmare comes true when Kurt escapes from a psychiatric hospital where he was locked away for the brutal murder of his mother ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: psychopath, manhunt, gory, violence spree, in the woods, parents and children, mental illness, danger, slasher, killer clown, gore, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   56%
 
 6.5
 76K
You're Next
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When the Davison family comes under attack during their wedding anniversary getaway, the gang of mysterious killers soon learns that one of their victims harbors a secret talent for fighting back.
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark humor, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: gory, slasher, survival, murder, greed, violence, gore, serial killer, domestic disturbance, splatter, home invasion, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   42%
 
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Secrets in the Walls
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A single mom and her two daughters move from their cramped Detroit apartment to the suburbs but scratching, cries and shadows haunt their new home.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, suburbs, mentally unstable, single parent, slasher, domestic disturbance, fall in love, family in danger, missing child, psychopath, danger, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   45%
 
Mischief Night
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Young Emily Walton, who has suffered from psychosomatic blindness ever since the car accident that took her mother's life, must summon every instinct at her disposal to protect herself and her loved ones from a mysterious intruder
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary
Plot: psychopath, confined, crimes, danger, deadly, misfit, survival, isolation, teenage life, disability, youth, intruder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   53%
 
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Torment
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Newlyweds Sarah and Cory Morgan have decided to take a relaxing holiday with Cory’s 7 year old son Liam to try and smooth over some of the teething problems Liam is having with his new Mom. Despite the idyllic location of Cory’s isolated and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, bleak ...
Plot: slasher, family in danger, isolation, confined, danger, countryside, home invasion, deadly, missing child, family problems, masked killer, torture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   43%
 
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ATM
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a late night visit to an ATM, three co-workers end up in a desperate fight for their lives when they become trapped by an unknown man.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stalking, urban, survival, captivity, isolation, confined, danger, mysterious character, psychopath, deadly, rivalry, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   41%
 
 5.3
 20K
Silent House
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sarah returns with her father and uncle to fix up the family's longtime summerhouse after it was violated by squatters in the off-season. As they work in the dark, Sarah begins to hear sounds from within the walls of the boarded-up building. ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, scary, tense ...
Plot: domestic disturbance, family in danger, haunted by the past, confined, danger, deadly, candelabra, real time, padlock, beer bottle, survival, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   39%
 
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Splintered
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sophie is a troubled young girl, haunted by the abuse she suffered as a child and harbouring a deep fascination with the unexplained. In the hope of satiating her obsession with the latter, she instigates a trip to the Welsh countryside with four ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, deadly creature, mysterious character, countryside, captivity, isolation, confined, danger, evil priest, twin brother, deadly, dangerous animal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   40%
 
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The Tomb
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Based on a story by the master of outrageous horror, H.P. Lovecraft, this bloodcurdling film introduces the "Puppetmaster." Imprisoning a group of people in a living hell of darkness and death the Puppetmaster controls the fate of each ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Plot: crimes, prison, gory, danger, deadly, serial killer, ancient mystery, survival, cons and scams, destiny, woman in danger, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   37%
 
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The Mooring
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Every 40 seconds a person goes missing. In northern Idaho, a group of teenage girls attended a summer camp to help them connect with nature without technology. They were told it would be a summer of change. As the girls' houseboat is suddenly ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, psychopath, camp, danger, escapades, in the woods, lake or river, serial killer, youth, chase, on the run, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   41%
 
 5.6
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No Good Deed
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Terri is a devoted wife and mother of two, living an ideal suburban life in Atlanta when Colin, a charming but dangerous escaped convict, shows up at her door claiming car trouble. Terri offers her phone to help him but soon learns that no good deed ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, tense ...
Plot: family in danger, confined, crime, crimes, home invasion, suburbs, danger, domestic disturbance, survival, blood, hostage, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa
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System:   41%
    User:   49%
 
Wilderness Survival for Girls
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Three girls take a pre-college trip to a cabin in the woods. Their night is interrupted by a visitor who, they begin to believe, may have killed a babysitter some years before. An original twist on the teens-in-peril film.
Style: sexual, serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, high school, coming of age, high school life, teenage life, wilderness, in the woods, youth, mystery, mysterious character, lesbian, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   39%
    User:   36%
 

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Jack the Ripper
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Switzerland, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A serial killer whose mother was a prostitute starts killing streetwalkers as a way of paying back his mother for her abuse.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, prostitute, police investigation, gory, slasher, investigation, crime, mind game, track down, jack the ripper, maniac ...
Time: 70s, 1880s, 19th century
Place: england, europe, scotland, london
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Among the Living
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It’s a warm and dry summer. Dan, Tom and Victor, three inseparable adolescents, take advantage of the last day of school to wander in the countryside. They jump with joy when they discover an abandoned old film studio, whose many corridors and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, small town, teenage life, danger, deadly, youth, mischievous children, cemetery, washing machine, clown, school, baby ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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System:   39%
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