Movies like Someone's Knocking at the Door

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Someone's Knocking at the Door (2009)
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Someone's Knocking at the Door (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Returning to the same medical school where they were test subjects years before, two twisted serial killers use brutal sex acts to kill off a group of med students.
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, realistic, surreal, sex comedy
Plot: slasher, psychopath, murder, doctors and patients, school, crimes, serial killer, sexual abuse, danger, deadly, murder investigation, stutterer, sex maniac, violence spree, stoners, chaos and mayhem, gory, murderous pair, medical school, rape, female nudity, sex scene, drugs, rock and roll, male nudity ...
Time: 70s

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Most similar movies to Someone's Knocking at the Door

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, realistic and serious films with plots about deadly, slasher, crimes, murder, danger, gory and serial killer mostly in Horror, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Someone's Knocking at the Door: Mimesis (2011), American Nightmare (2002), Psycho Cop (1989), Freak Out (2004), Insane (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Mimesis (2011)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of horror fans find themselves unwilling participants in a nightmarish role playing game that pays homage to a classic horror film.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: murder, slasher, crimes, danger, gory, psychopath, deadly, confined, isolation, role playing, farm, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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95%
American Nightmare (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A deranged female serial killer stalks seven young people whom phone a radio call-in show to discuss their darkest fears and a night-long game of cat-and-mouse is put into motion by the darkly sinister-looking murderess.
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: halloween party, murder, slasher, psychopath, crimes, danger, crime, chaos and mayhem, serial killer, deadly, destiny, female psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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70%
Gingerdead Man 2: Passion of the Crust (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The horrifying yet delicious and chewy Gingerdead Man causes murder and mayhem on the set of a horrible low budget movie set. It will take the determination of the studio's young new owner to save both his company and well as the lives of his ...
Style: humorous, scary, not serious, suspenseful, fairy tale ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, slasher, chaos and mayhem, crimes, deadly, danger, deadly creature, escapades, imaginary, serial killer, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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68%
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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, suspense, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, survival, youth, danger, police officer, violence, deadly, violence spree, kids in trouble, in the woods, gory ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 5.2
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Freak Out (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two best friends, Merv Doody (James Heathcote) and Onkey (Dan Palmer), take a hapless escaped mental patient under their wing and attempt to teach him how to become a real serial killer.
Style: semi serious, scary, suspenseful, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: slasher, psychopath, violence spree, vengeance, danger, stalking, serial killer, chaos and mayhem, deadly, crimes, insanity, who done it ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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59%
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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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: slasher, confined, danger, murder, gory, psychopath, crimes, deadly, isolation, woman in danger, hotel, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
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53%
Andre the Butcher (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Andre the Butcher will make sure you pay for your sins.
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: slasher, confined, psychopath, survival, gory, deadly, danger, isolation, violence spree, mind game, supernatural, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, florida
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49%
 3.9
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Unspeakable (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Impotent and unhappy middle-aged James Fhelleps goes murderously around the bend after an automobile accident claims the life of his beloved daughter Heather and turns his nagging wife Alice into a pathetic grotesquely disfigured cripple. James ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, midlife crisis, vengeance, mind game, losing-it hero, life turned upside down, psychopath, crumbling marriage, deadly, danger, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: 90s
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47%
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Filth to Ashes, Flesh to Dust (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Purge: To put to death, eliminate what is undesirable. The serial killer known as Purge lived and died by this code. But is he dead? Driving home from a road trip, ERIC and SHELLY take a back road to avoid a traffic jam. They encounter the serial ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, danger, friends, youth, deadly, revenge, psychopath, survival, slasher, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.2
 705
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense, scary
Plot: survival, serial killer, slasher, youth, crimes, psychopath, isolation, confined, deadly, danger, murder, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Slaughterhouse Massacre (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Follow the story of several attractive teenagers as they try to have a fun time in a slaughter house after dark...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: college, slasher, uncover truth, murder, gory, psychopath, crimes, ghost, youth, supernatural, serial killer, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: dallas texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 2.9
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Blood Widow (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Laurie and Hugh are a successful young couple who have just closed on a weekend home away from the city. Unbeknownst to them, the neighboring property contains the crumbling remains of a boarding school that was shuttered in the wake of an ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, psychopath, danger, deadly, couples, serial killer, murder, crimes, confined, isolation, strong violent content, boarding school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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42%
 3.0
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Knock Knock (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Knock Knock is a horror film that combines fear with revenge, hate with justice and responsibility with sacrifice. The bible says an "Eye for an Eye." Rico was just a big fun loving son of a hard working neighborhood business man. The ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, slasher, small town, vengeance, serial killer, danger, investigation, who done it, crimes, deadly, mortician, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Easter Bunny, Kill! Kill! (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Remington, a murderous grifter cons his way into a mother's heart, putting on a fatherly facade to her cherished son, Nicholas. But the second she leaves for work, a torrent of abuse rains upon the gentle boy... Source IMDB
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, bleak
Plot: murder, pedophile, vengeance, psychopath, life is a bitch, crimes, buddies, deadly, sexual abuse, dishonesty, cons and scams, holiday horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Sorority Party Massacre (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In danger of losing his badge, a big city detective agrees to aid a small town sheriff in a routine missing persons investigation only to discover that at least one girl has gone missing in this sleepy fishing town each year for the last twenty ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, humorous, scary, semi serious ...
Plot: missing person, serial killer, slasher, danger, crimes, gory, violence spree, woman in danger, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), sorority, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Janitor (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lionel is a custodian that longs for more. Bombarded with daily disrespect and insults from his co-workers, Lionel sets on a path of revenge and begins to brutally murder everyone in his path.
Style: humorous, rough, suspenseful, scary, semi serious ...
Plot: serial killer, vengeance, friendship, murder, gory, rivalry, deadly, crimes, college life, violence spree, sexual relations, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, youth, danger, isolation, in the woods, deadly, crimes, slasher, gory, graphic violence, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: disturbing, stylized, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: slasher, survival, psychopath, crimes, haunted by the past, wannabe, obsession, uninhibited rivalry, deadly, danger, escapades, master criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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
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38%
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Buried Alive (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A college prank at an abandoned house accidentally awakens a frightening spirit.
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, humorous
Plot: slasher, prank, supernatural, gory, curses spells and rituals, murder, college, haunted by the past, uncover truth, youth, supernatural ability, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, dark ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, danger, vengeance, siblings relations, serial killer, family relations, gory, haunted by the past, crimes, deadly, orphan ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
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37%
 3.3
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Evil Eyes (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A screenwriter is plagued by nightmares as he writes a script about a family that was slaughtered years before. Soon, the grisly murders he's writing about starts to actually happen.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: premonition, screenwriter, slasher, profanity, psychopath, gory, deadly, serial killer, crimes, writer's block, pregnancy, forces of nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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36%
 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 ⇓
36%
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Halloween Night (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Halloween Night starts as a young boy named Chris Vale (Sam Stone) witnesses his mum (Jan Anderson) get raped & then murdered before being horribly burnt by a jet of steam from a pipe. Jump forward 'Ten Years Later' on ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, halloween, murder of a nude woman, danger, crimes, youth, psychopath, mental institution, violence spree, halloween party, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 589
Discopathe (2013)
Genre: Crime, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The mid-70's: A timid young New Yorker leads an uneventful life until he is fatefully exposed to the pulsating rhythms of a brand-new genre of music....disco. Unable to control his murderous impulses that stem from a traumatic childhood ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, disco, slasher, blood, strong violent content, deadly, crimes, psychopath, nudity (full frontal - brief), catholic school, neo noir, lesbian sex ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, montreal, new york, canada, montreal quebec
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34%
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Gnaw (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this dark, tongue in cheek, British Horror, six friends take a holiday in the heart of the English countryside which turns into a culinary nightmare when they discover that their hosts are a sadistic family of cannibals, set on turning their ...
Style: rough, scary, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, survival, psychopath, danger, escapades, deadly, gory, strong violent content, profanity, countryside, nudity (full frontal - brief), verbal byplay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, gory, haunted by the past, deadly, danger, crimes, farm, murder, bondage, torture, kidnapping, hitchhiker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 1.8
 208
Severed (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A ritualistic serial killer is beheading victims all over a city, and those surrounding the case are pulled into his world as they try and stop him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: murder, slasher, serial killer, danger, psychopath, rivalry, deadly, supernatural, who done it, police detective, bounty hunter, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Nite Tales: The Movie (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Actors: Flavor Flav, Dante Basco, Chico Benymon, Andrea Bogart, James Ferris
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, suspense, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, psychopath, murder, heist, crimes, legends and myths, college, deadly, storm, danger, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Satan's Little Helper (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A naïve young boy unknowingly becomes the pawn of a serial killer.
Style: humorous, dark humor, suspenseful, semi serious, absurd ...
Plot: slasher, psychopath, serial killer, halloween, halloween party, gory, danger, crimes, deadly, satire, obsession, murder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%