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Tears of Kali (2004)
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Tears of Kali (2004)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A creepy three-part anthology which is actually constructed from a trio of German-produced independent short films that form a narrative around a mysterious cult in 1983 India as a wrap-around story. In the first story "Shakti", a reporter talks to an institutionalized cult survivor who claims to have murdered her boyfriend. In the second story "Devi", a man awakens from a therapy session to discover that he's been beaten senseless and held prisoner by his evil therapist. In the third story "Kali", a faith healer exorcises a spirit from a person only to discover that he has released it into his cellar.
Style: psychological, serious, scary, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, anthology
Plot: sect, self discovery, journalism, rehabilitation, introspection, experiment, charlatan, murder, drugs, psychologist, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults, female nudity, mental institution, spirit, basement, religious cult, body transformation, therapist, healer, danger, gory, deadly, gore, eye injury
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and realistic films with plots about deadly, danger, gory, murder, crimes, curses spells and rituals and female nudity mostly in Horror, Fantasy and Thriller genres. Some movies like Tears of Kali: Mimesis (2011), The Dead Matter (2010), Shattered Lives (2009), Ritual (2013), Death Factory (2014). 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: serious, slasher, scary, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, crimes, psychopath, isolation, confined, role playing, farm, graphic violence, zombie, danger, gory, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Dead Matter (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tells the story of a vampire relic with occult powers that falls into the hands of a grief-stricken young woman who will do anything to contact her dead brother.
Style: gothic, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: zombie, vampire, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, obsession, witchcraft, rivalry, reanimation, relic, amulet, halloween, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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66%
Shattered Lives (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Her fears and inability to cope with the harsh realities of life becoming so intense that they manifest themselves in an altered state of reality, a schizophrenic girl begins taking orders from a pair of clown dolls who instruct her to murder her ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: mental illness, murder, curses spells and rituals, split personality, parents and children, family problems, youth, doll, hallucination, teenage life, infidelity, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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62%
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Ritual (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A long time ago Tom loved Lovely. They were married and everything was perfect, at least for a little while. But that was then and this is now. Lovely has just killed a man in cold blood after he tried to drug and kidnap her in a motel. She calls ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: murder, crimes, curses spells and rituals, satanic ritual, cult, violence, religions or cults, graphic violence, hotel, danger, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
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57%
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The Eschatrilogy: Book of the Dead (2012)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A dark figure appears in the night, bringing with him a virus that turns people into monsters. Hoping to gather stories to take back with him to the other side, he meets his opposite, a light figure prepared to do battle with the dark man in order ...
Style: serious, scary, suspense, anthology
Plot: zombie, survival, plague, apocalypse, couple relations, escapades, monster, on the road, curses spells and rituals, danger, gory, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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57%
 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: slasher, suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, curses spells and rituals, crimes, supernatural, survival, reincarnation, violence, occult, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder of a nude woman, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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54%
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: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychological, rough ...
Plot: murder, vigilante, gang, vengeance, teenage life, crimes, youth, rivalry, mystery, violence, revenge, antisocial behavior ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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51%
 3.7
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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: serious, slasher, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, psychopath, confined, isolation, woman in danger, crimes, hotel, serial killer, graphic violence, gas mask, schizophrenia, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
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49%
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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, haunted by the past, crimes, farm, murder, bondage, torture, kidnapping, rape, hanging, redneck, hell ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: scary, serious, suspenseful, bleak, fable
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, supernatural ability, supernatural, rivalry, life is a bitch, premonition, father, dream, train, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.9
 728
Snuff-Movie (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Romania, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Boris Arkadin is a horror film maker. His pregnant wife was brutally murdered by a Manson-like gang of hippy psychopaths during the 1960s. He becomes a virtual recluse - until years later he directs his own snuff inspired movies. He invites actors ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: bondage, psychopath, obsession, filmmaking, murder, haunted by the past, estate, voyeurism, hanging, strong violent content, crimes, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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44%
 4.7
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Mask Maker (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A lucky couple hits the jackpot when they purchase a 19th century plantation home for pennies on the dollar. Determined to get rich quick, they invite their friends up for the weekend to celebrate their good fortune. It’s quickly apparent that the ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, scary, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: couples, survival, curses spells and rituals, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), dead woman, death, graphic violence, sexual content, nightmare comes true, friends, animate object ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
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43%
 2.6
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30 Days to Die (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of girls trapped in an institution suffer the wrath of a serial killer on the loose. This campy thriller pays homage to Friday the 13th.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, mentally unstable, mental institution, struggle for survival, murder, violence, survival, strong violent content, violence spree, woman in danger, topless woman, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Red: Werewolf Hunter (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The modern-day descendant of Little Red Riding Hood brings her fiancé home to meet her family and reveal their occupation as werewolf hunters, but after he is bitten by a werewolf, she must protect him from her own family.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, captivating ...
Plot: werewolf, kidnapping, supernatural, deadly creature, human becoming an animal, rivalry, crimes, dangerous animal, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, afterlife, grandmother granddaughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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38%
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: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher, tense ...
Plot: forest, psychopath, murder, youth, isolation, crimes, graphic violence, teenage life, boot camp, juvenile delinquent, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, premonition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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36%
The Black Waters of Echo's Pond (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Nine friends take a holiday at a Victorian home on a private island and uncover a game that when played brings out the worst in each of them. Jealously, greed, hatred, lust, all of the things they keep buried deep inside themselves rise to the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: island, supernatural, board game, friendship, isolation, confined, curses spells and rituals, graphic violence, violence spree, friends, domestic disturbance, redneck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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35%
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: slasher, semi serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, doctors and patients, murder, crimes, serial killer, school, sexual abuse, murder investigation, stutterer, murderous pair, sex maniac, stoners ...
Time: 70s
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34%
Visions of Suffering (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Demons cross the divide between the world of dreams and waking reality to capture a victim and drag him back to their nightmarish realm.
Style: suspenseful, scary, surreal, serious
Plot: vampire, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, supernatural ability, alien encounter, stalking, surrealism, hallucination, dream, alternate reality, danger, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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34%
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Zombie Farm (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hell has been unleashed on the small town of Muerto Verde when inbred cannibal farmers are turned into zombies after Taliban warriors poison the local water supply. The only hope for humanity are two FBI agents and four party-crazed college students.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough
Plot: zombie, supernatural, family problems, woman in danger, domestic disturbance, strong violent content, curses spells and rituals, small town, zombie attack, supernatural ability, wizards and magicians, filmmaker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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33%
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: slasher, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, violence spree, mental institution, crimes, youth, halloween party, halloween, murder of a nude woman, strong violent content, nude fight, childhood trauma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
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33%
Blood Runs Cold (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Winona, a successful artist looking to get away from her stressful life. Her manager rents her a house in her home town where she runs in to an old boyfriend. They go back to the house, only to find out it is not as empty as they assumed.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, woman in danger, winter, isolation, strong violent content, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, confined, crimes, backwoods, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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32%
Flesh for the Beast (2003)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Six parapsychologists investigate a reputed haunted mansion and are set upon by three flesh-eating succubus ladies under the control of the sinister warlock owner bent on finding a mysterious amulet to give himself more power.
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough, slasher ...
Plot: afterlife, psychopath, zombie, supernatural ability, femme fatale, supernatural, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, ghost, occult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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32%
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The Damned (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A clan of vampires has just moved into the neighborhood, and college student Tom accidentally discovers his new neighbors' secret. When the vampires find out that Tom knows, he must do whatever he can to survive. His two roommates, a horror fan ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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31%
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Walking the Dead (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: His latest offering from serial horror movie director, Melanie Ansley is sure to send a chill down your spine. Charles, a western reporter, is exiled to a small village in south china where he discovers the most extraordinary story... He finds a ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: survival, escapades, supernatural, zombie, social relations, village life, small town life, small town, journalism, village, danger, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china
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31%
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Dark Places (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Keri Walker is a drug-addicted prostitute who ends up killing her latest john in self-defense. She finds shelter at a place run by a couple who find pleasure in others' pain. The haven house turns into a hell house and Keri must do whatever she ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, surreal ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Mothman (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of friends band together to hide the truth about a mutual friend's tragic death. They soon discover that an evil entity is in pursuit of them.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: haunted by the past, murder, hidden truth, group of friends, violence, graphic violence, teenage life, youth, deadly creature, urban legend, monster, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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31%
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: slasher, suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, halloween party, psychopath, female psychopath, crimes, chaos and mayhem, destiny, serial killer, sister sister relationship, halloween, pirate, cowardice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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30%
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Rampo Noir (2005)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Mars Canal - Within absolute silence, a naked man wanders through a dark and depressing landscape recalling the excruciating details of his last encounter with his former lover. Mirror Hell - When a series of women are discovered with their faces ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychedelic, avant garde, sexy ...
Plot: fascism, obsession, split personality, supernatural, mysterious character, crimes, mental illness, life is a bitch, dangerous animal, ghost, disability, starlet ...
Time: 20th century
Place: japan, tokyo
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30%
Chilling Visions: 5 Senses of Fear (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A horror anthology of shorts themed around the five senses.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychological, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, fear, brutality, death, violence, pianist, perfume, cruelty, patient, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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, slasher, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, friends, youth, revenge, psychopath, survival, violence, rivalry, teenage life, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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