Movies like Scar 2005

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Scar (2005)
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Scar (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While hiking in a remote forest, college student Zack disappears, leaving nothing but a bloody trail for his traumatized friend Tom. Now a year later and plagued by nightmares, Tom returns to the woods with Zack's girlfriend Jenny in a last attempt to find out what happened to his friend. Following a trail of dead bodies, each one bearing a bleeding scar, Tom and Jenny soon find themselves unraveling a string of cryptic secrets and caught in an intense struggle not only for their sanity, but their survival.Everyone in the small town seems to have a secret and when the dreaded scar suddenly appears on Jenny, the two race to find out what evil dwells in the woods.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: murder, forest, small town, serial killer, investigation, missing person, crimes, mystery, amateur detective, buddies, ghost, supernatural, college, best friends, small town life, maniac, seance, supernatural power, library, nightmare, cabin in the woods, sister sister relationship, small town sheriff, gory, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century

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Most similar movies to Scar

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and slasher films with plots about deadly, crimes, murder, danger, supernatural, gory and serial killer mostly in Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Scar: Beneath the Darkness (2011), Blood Descendants (2007), The Legend of Bloody Jack (2007), The Evil One (2005), Spiker (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Beneath the Darkness (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After watching their best friend get murdered, a group of teens struggle to expose a local hero as the vicious killer and keep from becoming his next victims.
Style: serious, scary, suspense, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, young heroes, investigation, amateur detective, confined, crimes, youth, murder, social relations, small town, mortician ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
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100%
Blood Descendants (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A hundred years after being brutally murdered by the justice-seeking citizens of a small town, a supernatural killer fulfills his promise to return from the grave and seek vengeance against the descendents of the people who slaughtered him.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Plot: crimes, supernatural, ghost, psychopath, murder, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, deadly creature, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, serial killer, college ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Legend of Bloody Jack (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The legend of Jack The Ripper comes to real when one of his descendants revive him.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, rough
Plot: supernatural, forest, decapitation, murder, crimes, serial killer, psychopath, ghost, legends and myths, city life, curses spells and rituals, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Evil One (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Chicago's Englewood is a neighborhood where death is an everyday reality, but a serial killer on the loose has raised the terror quotient tenfold with the brutality of his crimes. When a newspaper photographer uncovers evidence linking the ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: serial killer, investigation, haunted by the past, vengeance, supernatural, crimes, murder, violence spree, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), african american woman, ghost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Spiker (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A nightmare come to life, the Spiker is a massive pink-eyed albino and a maniac killing machine whose physical endurance borders on the fantastic. He escapes from an asylum and returns to the small town he terrorized years before, where he slashed ...
Style: slasher, tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, stalking, crimes, small town, murder, evil man, ghost, albino, violence, rivalry, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: slasher, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, small town, vengeance, who done it, serial killer, investigation, mortician, crimes, rivalry, strong violent content, small town life, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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A Dead Calling (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young television reporter (or "investigative journalist") is attacked in her home, leading to her boyfriend being murdered. Six months later she returns to work in a smaller town, and stumbles across a house full of ghosts trying to call ...
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, crimes, supernatural, murder, family problems, journalism, terrorism, media, small town life, small town, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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
Plot: vampire, police investigation, crimes, supernatural, zombie, investigation, protagonist as suspect, amateur detective, heroes, college, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Killer Instinct (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A series of unsolved crimes from the past prove to be the common thread in three stories that intertwine to reveal big problems in a small town.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, supernatural, psychopath, vengeance, haunted by the past, murder, small town life, dark and stormy night, game, sexual murder, sexual content, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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11:11 (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Eighteen years after the murder of her parents, Sara Tobias searches for the meaning of the numbers '11:11' that was scratched in blood beside her mother's body. Following three sudden murders, supernatural events are unleashed as she ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: college, mystery, investigation, serial killer, murder, uncover truth, crimes, rivalry, social relations, family problems, curses spells and rituals, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Witchouse II: Blood Coven (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When an old house in a small town is razed to make way for a shopping mall, the crew unearths four unmarked graves. A professor from a nearby university is asked to find out who the bodies are, but when she and her students arrive in town and begin ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, small town, ghost, demon, rivalry, vengeance, crimes, escapades, shopping mall, curses spells and rituals, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Haunting at Silver Falls (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A small town is haunted by the twin daughters of a wrongfully convicted man. Young Jordan is sent down the path to who the real killer is only to find the killer is very close to her.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, youth, psychological torture, twins, serial killer, supernatural, crimes, teenage life, friendship, murder, justice, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Headless Horseman (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Seven college kids take a shortcut on their way to a party and unfortunately end up in Wormwood – a "lost" town in the middle of nowhere. They find something strange and sinister happening there – bones and weird decorations line Main ...
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: serial killer, survival, ghost, supernatural, crimes, vengeance, legends and myths, woman in danger, teenage boy, human sacrifice, murder, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Life Blood (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Forty years ago a supernatural force vanquished Brooke and Rhea, a sexy lipstick lesbian couple, after they committed an inconceivable murder. Now, on New Year's Eve, they'll rise from the dead. Still hot and still a couple, they're ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, bleak ...
Plot: murder, vampire, lesbian relationship, supernatural, clergy, crimes, small town, good versus evil, tv show, rivalry, escapades, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.7
 139
Anna's Eve (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the dedicated social worker Anna Liu finds the boy Michael Duncan dreadfully murdered in the kitchen of his house and his mother Eve Duncan missing, she has a nervous breakdown. Eight months later, she is still recovering using pills and living ...
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, murder, supernatural, family in danger, supernatural ability, amateur detective, crimes, domestic disturbance, family problems, afterlife, missing child, custody ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.8
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Night Shadow (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alex, an up-and-coming TV journalist, returns to her hometown of Danford as local police attempt to cope with a series of brutal murders. The small town plunges into a state of panic and the murders--clearly the work of a monster, more beast than ...
Style: realistic, serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, small town, werewolf, dangerous animal, mystery, journalism, crimes, serial killer, human becoming an animal, small town life, journalist, hitchhiker ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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, slasher ...
Plot: zombie, vengeance, supernatural, small town, circus, crimes, killer clown, evil clown, brutality, small town life, left to die, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 2.9
 925
Satanic (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Michelle wakes from an accident with no memory, then she has nightmares and people around her die.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, religions or cults, nightmare, memory loss, investigation, supernatural, crimes, car accident, haunted by the past, hospital, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 3.5
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The Portal (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Investigators pursuing a bizarre hemorrhagic illness are lead to a strange black painting that they discover is a portal to another dimension.
Style: tense, serious, scary, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, parallel world, uncover truth, investigation, mystery, supernatural, portal, violence, murder, suicide, hospital, ghost child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Shallow Ground (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A naked teenage boy covered in blood appears at a remote sheriff's station one year after the brutal unsolved murder of a local girl. Now Sheriff Jack Shepherd, guilt ridden over the girl's murder, must confront his own demons as he ...
Style: psychological, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: vengeance, riddles and clues, mystery, investigation, murder, psychopath, law enforcement, crimes, small town, teenage life, small town sheriff, small town life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 658
Joshua (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Kelby Unger is a young man from a dysfunctional family that lives with his girlfriend Amelia Gates and has sleeping problems with dreadful nightmares. When he proposes Amelia, he coincidently receives a phone call from the warden of the prison of ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Plot: dysfunctional family, crimes, youth, serial killer, parents and children, homecoming, social relations, small town life, nightmare, babies and infants, small town, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Haunts (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman haunted by psychosexual nightmares begins to believe her father is responsible for a series of scissor-murders.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: murder, farm, repression, village, mental illness, small town, zombie, serial killer, supernatural, social relations, religions or cults, psychopath ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Prison of the Dead (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Kristof, an eccentric rich kid, tricks his high school friends into getting back together for a reunion of sorts, under the pretense of a funeral. The group of twenty-somethings is forced to spend the night in an old abandoned witches' prison. ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: seance, prison, ghost, survival, prank, supernatural, buddies, curses spells and rituals, supernatural power, death, murder, funeral ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
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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: slasher, serious, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, rivalry, supernatural, psychopath, bounty hunter, crimes, law enforcement, investigation, master criminal, police investigation, private detective ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Sightings: Heartland Ghost (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The crew of a reality-TV show about the paranormal visits a small Kansas town to investigate a house that may be haunted.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, mind bending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, mystery, investigation, afterlife, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, crimes, filmmaking, paranormal investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.9
 399
The Undertow (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Six friends enter the strange town of Old Mines for a weekend float trip. They quickly realize that the town is not friendly to strangers, and they are pressured to leave by the police. When the friends decide to continue their float trip anyway, ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: backwoods, small town, psychopath, survival, serial killer, escapades, supernatural, crimes, family in danger, isolation, wilderness, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, ghost, uncover truth, youth, crimes, psychopath, murder, rivalry, serial killer, supernatural, mind game, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: dallas texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.4
 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, slasher, suspense, rough ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, survival, youth, police officer, violence spree, kids in trouble, forest, violence, serial killer, chaos, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.8
 349
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: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, offbeat
Plot: murder, supernatural, suburban life, evil, criminal heroes, supernatural ability, crimes, hostage, attic, motel, teenager, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%