Movies like Stanley 1972

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Stanley (1972)
 4.5
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Stanley (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Tim Ochopee, a shell-shocked Seminole Indian has just returned from a tour of Vietnam. He lives a peaceful life deep in the Everglades with his pet snake Stanley. Upon his return, he finds out his father has passed away. When he learns how he was killed, Tim lets Stanley and his brood loose on the people who've done him wrong, leading to a thrilling climax.
Style: scary, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: snake, crimes, vengeance, swimming, dangerous animal, good versus evil, danger, chaos and mayhem, escapades, wilderness, gory, breeding, deadly, rivalry, battle zone, revenge, teenager, native american, killer, murderer, kidnapping, stripper, singing, song, singer ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, miami, florida, everglades

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Most similar movies to Stanley

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about deadly, danger, gory, crimes, murder, vengeance and rivalry mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like Stanley: Cadaverella (2007), River of Darkness (2011), Hoboken Hollow (2006), The Severed Arm (1973), Tourist Trap (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.5
 190
Cadaverella (2007)
Genre: 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: danger, escapades, good versus evil, crimes, race against time, deadly, rivalry, psychopath, afterlife, parents and children, vengeance, reincarnation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
River of Darkness (2011)
Genre: Horror
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, social misfits, crimes, rivalry, danger, gory, chaos and mayhem, small town, sheriff, zombie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: psychopath, deadly, danger, crimes, haunted by the past, gory, farm, murder, bondage, torture, kidnapping, hitchhiker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
The Severed Arm (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Trapped in a cave, five men cut the arm off of another companion in order to ward off starvation. After they are saved, their victim seeks revenge on them one by one.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, scary, realistic ...
Plot: cave, slasher, murder, vengeance, survival, graphic violence, confined, injustice, gory, escapades, danger, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 8K
Tourist Trap (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Their car breaks down and four friends find themselves stranded at The Lost Oasis, a strange museum run by the friendly Mr. Slausen. Even though they are warned not to, the teens explore a house nearby and learn that it belongs to Davey, Mr. ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, chase, slasher, youth, mannequin, blood, cult, desert, crimes, psychopath, haunted by the past, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Antisocial Behaviour (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jakob Kelser is a lonely man living in a run-down house on the edge of a council estate. After enduring weeks of aggrevation and torment from local youths , Jacob, in a last-ditch attempt to once again lead a normal life, plots his revenge on his ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious ...
Plot: murder, gang, vengeance, teenage life, youth, deadly, mystery, gory, rivalry, crimes, vigilante, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 4.7
 1K
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, realistic ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, survival, danger, youth, police officer, violence, deadly, violence spree, kids in trouble, in the woods, gory ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 3.7
 505
Cataclysm (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Police detective, Mitchell, investigating the death of a victim of a Nazi concentration camp discovers a nightclubbing playboy who has strange powers over women and is seemingly ageless.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, demonic
Plot: supernatural, curses spells and rituals, battles, gory, police detective, religions or cults, vengeance, riddles and clues, good versus evil, rivalry, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 6K
Blood Feast (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: In the sleepy suburbs of Miami, seemingly normal Egyptian immigrant Fuad Ramses (Mal Arnold) runs a successful catering business. He also murders young women and plans to use their body parts to revive the goddess Ishtar. The insane Ramses ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, psychopath, zombie, gory, supernatural, woman in danger, good versus evil, supernatural ability, deadly, danger ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
A Taste of Blood (1967)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A businessman turns into a vampire after drinking brandy laced with vampire blood and sets out on an odyssey of killing the descendent's of Dracula's executioners.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, rivalry, chase, escapades, supernatural, imaginary, good versus evil, master villain, stalking, deadly, danger, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, england, florida, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.1
 663
Rattlers (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A herpetologist investigating a series of fatal rattlesnake attacks discovers that the creatures have been infected by a mysterious nerve gas disposed of in the desert by the military.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, investigation, desert, nerve gas, snake, rattlesnake, animal life, vengeance, murder, misfit, dangerous animal, supernatural ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.0
 695
Jaws of Satan (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A preacher whose ancestors were Druids battles Satan, who has taken the form of a huge snake.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: snake, priest, supernatural, witch, small town, curses spells and rituals, dangerous animal, danger, druid, clergy, cobra, rattlesnake ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, rough, serious, dark ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, danger, vengeance, siblings relations, serial killer, orphan, deadly, haunted by the past, crimes, family relations, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 3.0
 773
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, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, slasher, small town, vengeance, danger, serial killer, investigation, who done it, rivalry, deadly, crimes, mortician ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Igor and the Lunatics (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After 16 years in prison, Igor and his gang are out and bent on taking revenge on the town that sent them up.
Style: rough, serious, scary, brutal, realistic
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, violence spree, criminal's revenge, social misfits, danger, small town, rivalry, murder, vengeance, slasher, sect ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.0
 2K
It Waits (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A lone female park ranger tries to track down a vicious creature killing various people and terrorizing her at a remote national park.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, scary ...
Plot: monster, creature, survival, murder, wilderness, deadly, danger, deadly creature, stalking, gory, supernatural, forest ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: college, slasher, murder, uncover truth, psychopath, gory, ghost, youth, crimes, rivalry, mind game, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: dallas texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.0
 1K
Nightwing (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Killer bats plague an Indian reservation in New Mexico.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, murder, plague, spiritualism, rabies, native american reservation, gory, religions or cults, animal life, strong violent content, graphic violence, private detective ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
 3.2
 1K
Freakshow (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a modern retelling of Tod Browning's "Freaks" (1932), "Freakshow" tells the story of a group of criminals who chose to hide out by working security at a traveling circus. At first, they plot with an insider to steal the ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating, scary ...
Plot: circus, revenge, mutilation, cons and scams, crimes, rivalry, dishonesty, murder, freakshow, danger, escapades, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1930s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Devil's Rain (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Satanists in the middle west terrorize and sometimes melt the terrified locals.
Style: serious, scary, mind bending, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: good versus evil, deal with the devil, gory, religions or cults, heroes, supernatural, imaginary, escapades, zombie, deadly, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.5
 256
Stitches (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Combining the body parts and skin from her victims, a wicked sorceress stitches together her subjects.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, disturbing, semi serious
Plot: hidden identity, mystery, deadly, danger, crimes, gory, witch, murder, kidnapping, abduction, hotel, demon ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.8
 318
Aunt Rose (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A trio of ruthless killers seeks refuge in a quiet suburban home, only to discover a destructive force that could spell their doom in this blood-drenched frightener from director James Tucker. They thought they had found the perfect hideout, but ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, offbeat
Plot: evil, murder, attic, supernatural, deadly, danger, suburban life, hostage, gory, hostages, criminal heroes, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Grave of the Vampire (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A vampire awakens from a long sleep to attack a couple making love in a graveyard. He then rapes the woman, who later gives birth to his son. The newborn infant will only drink blood from his mother's breast.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: vampire, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, family relations, gory, graphic violence, track down, parents and children, chases and races, imaginary, supernatural, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
 2.2
 476
Dead Clowns (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The residents of Port Emmett prepare for a hurricane that will churn up a 50-year-old secret, awakening an army of zombie clowns. Left to die after a circus train accident, the clowns rise from their muddy graves to get revenge. The guilty can run, ...
Style: scary, serious, suspense, suspenseful, offbeat
Plot: zombie, vengeance, supernatural, deadly, gory, small town, crimes, circus, evil clown, killer clown, danger, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.1
 4K
Manhunt (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: Norway
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Its the summer of 1974. Four friends have planned a recreational weekend hiking and camping in the forest. At a remote truck stop they pick up an anxious hitchhiker who only after a short ride demands they stop the vehicle. She is clearly frightened ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, scary
Plot: survival, chase, in the woods, friends, gory, manhunt, danger, escapades, deadly, bound and gagged, forest, hitchhiker ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.2
 4K
Willard (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A social misfit, Willard is made fun of by his co-workers, and squeezed out of the company started by his deceased father by his boss. His only friends are a couple of rats he raised at home, Ben and Socrates. (And their increasing number of ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: psychopath, revenge, murder, violence, eaten alive, rat, dangerous animal, obsession, social misfits, danger, misfit, investigation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.0
 762
Alive or Dead (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: While traveling down a desolate road, Maria comes upon an apparently abandoned school bus. A girl has written “Help Me” in one of the windows, and Maria quickly discovers the messy secrets that lie in the back of the bus. Maria soon finds ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, scary, serious
Plot: woman in danger, phone sex, desert, deadly, gory, crimes, slasher, danger, female protagonist, teenager, bus, out of the way ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 2.6
 613
Shapeshifter (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A maximum-security prison goes into serious lockdown mode when a shape-shifting demon with an insatiable taste for human flesh unleashes its fury on the inmates and guards. Jennifer Lee Wiggins, Ocean, Vaz Andreas, Thomas Downey, Chris Facey, Marat ...
Style: bleak, tense, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: prison, survival, danger, confined, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, isolation, rivalry, supernatural, crimes, deadly, werewolf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Two Thousand Maniacs! (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Six people are lured into a small Deep South town for a Centennial celebration where the residents proceed to kill them one by one as revenge for the town's destruction during the Civil War.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: maniac, vengeance, murder, small town, survival, violence spree, danger, haunted by the past, isolation, brutality, torture, slasher ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: florida, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, serious, realistic, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: halloween party, murder, psychopath, crimes, crime, danger, chaos and mayhem, slasher, deadly, serial killer, destiny, female psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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