Movies like The Road Builder

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The Road Builder (1971)
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The Road Builder (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The dreary existence of middle-aged spinster Maura Prince takes an unexpected turn with the arrival of young handyman Billy Jarvis, but there is more to Billy than meets the eye. Based on the novel *Nest in a Fallen Tree* by Joy Cowley.
Style: gothic horror, psychological, sexual, atmospheric, sexy, serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, crimes, investigation, family relations, parents and children, graphic violence, love and romance, love affair, human nature, couples, dangerous attraction, aging, introspection, estate, deadly, adult virgin, golden years, older woman younger man relationship, sexual tension, rape, murderer, motorcycle, female nudity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england

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Most similar movies to The Road Builder

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and scary films with plots about deadly, murder, crimes, psychopath, serial killer, danger and obsession mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like The Road Builder: Mister Frost (1990), Bundy: An American Icon (2009), Natural Enemy (1996), White of the Eye (1987), My Daughter's Keeper (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Mister Frost (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Frost is arrested and committed for murder after he is apprehended burying his victims in the garden. However, even while under psychiatric care and tight hospital security, it becomes obvious that Mr. Frost is not all he seems to be, but he is ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, investigation, mental institution, crimes, deadly, hospital, doctors and patients, law enforcement, crime, mystery ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Bundy: An American Icon (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bundy, starring Corin Nemec in the title role and co-starring Kane Hodder, details the dark psyche and previously unexplored motivations of the man who became known as one of the most notorious serial killers to leave behind a legacy of evil.
Style: slasher, serious, disturbing, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, obsession, woman in danger, psychopath, crimes, deadly, gory, violence spree, human nature, crime, male female relationship
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.2
 605
Natural Enemy (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: William McNamara plays a young man who was given away by his mother at birth, seeking revenge on her for abandoning him.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, adoption, parents and children, danger, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, crime, family relations, family problems ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
White of the Eye (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Evidence of mutilated housewives points to a sound expert (David Keith) living unhappily with his wife (Cathy Moriarty) in Arizona.
Style: slasher, scary, psychological, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, investigation, murder, police investigation, dangerous attraction, danger, unlikely criminals, law enforcement, crimes, protagonist as suspect, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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My Daughter's Keeper (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Africa, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An American writer in England takes his children and a newly hired nanny on a trip to South Africa while his wife, a reporter, is on assignment. He has an affair with the nanny, but when he refuses to leave his wife for her, the nanny gets her ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, sexy, serious, scary ...
Plot: nanny, obsession, kidnapping, investigation, infidelity, psychopath, murder, deadly, family problems, danger, journalism, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Tony (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Unemployed and unemployable, Tony is a sympathetic recluse with severe social problems, an addiction to VHS action films and a horrible moustache. Occasionally he snaps and murder is the result…
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, loneliness, isolation, police, crimes, deadly, psychopath, violence, prostitute, recluse, watching a video ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe
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70%
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Knife Edge (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A successful Wall Street trader returns to England with her new husband and five-year-old son, but their new start together turns into a nightmare when they move into a country house which contains a terrible secret.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, gory, psychopath, couples, stalking, crimes, mind game, deadly, danger, uncover truth, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Found (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Marty is the ideal fifth grader. He gets good grades, listens to his teachers, and doesn't start trouble in class. But a darkness is beginning to fall over Marty's life. The kids at school won't stop picking on him, his parents just ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: serial killer, family relations, murder, decapitation, gas mask, bullying, psychopath, danger, youth, crimes, deadly, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Jack the Ripper (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Switzerland, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 87 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: bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, jack the ripper, prostitute, psychopath, maniac, police investigation, woman in danger, who done it, crime, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 19th century, 1880s
Place: england, london, europe, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Spreading Ground (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Veteran Detective Ed Delopre (Dennis Hopper) and partner Mike McGivern (Fredric Forrest) have their hands full when they hit the pavement in search of a dangerous killer with five dead bodies already on his record. The mayor, in a rush to see peace ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, criminal heroes, rivalry, crimes, law enforcement, investigation, crime, deadly, gangsters, track down, riddles and clues ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Ted Bundy (2002)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Docu-drama based on the life of Ted Bundy, a serial killer who killed at least 19 young women during the 1970's (though some sources say as many as 30 to 35 were murdered). Set from his college student years, to his first victims, his capture, ...
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, misogyny, sexual predator, electric chair, necrophilia, human nature, crimes, deadly, crime, mass murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: seattle, usa, florida, seattle washington, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Axed (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 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: tense, serious, suspenseful, slasher, suspense ...
Plot: unemployment, psychopath, family in danger, isolation, rivalry, confined, deadly, family relations, profanity, countryside, parents and children, forest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Good Neighbours (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Takes place in 1995, the year of the second referendum on the separation of Quebec. In the dead of winter, a serial killer is on the loose in the small Montreal neighborhood of Notre Dame de Grace. The tenants of an old apartment house must figure ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, police investigation, who to trust, friendship, crimes, deadly, police detective, neighbor neighbor relationship, male female relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1995, 1990s
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Flying Dutchman (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sexuality and serial murder in an American village.
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Plot: femme fatale, serial killer, dangerous attraction, obsession, mentally unstable, crimes, deadly, couples, psychopath, who done it, murder, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Secret Ceremony (1968)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A tormented rich girl hires a sex worker to act as her mother.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: prostitute, stepfather, mental illness, daughter, family relations, death in the family, obsession, couple relations, dysfunctional family, haunted by the past, couples, psychopath ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Stepfather III (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Having survived the stab wounds he sustained at the end of the previous film, the stepfather, escapes from the institution in Puget Sound, Washington he was placed in four years ago, seeking a reclusive back alley plastic surgeon to perform ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, stepfather, murder, investigation, mental institution, parents and children, disability, crime, deadly, chases and races, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Don't Let Him In (2011)
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: slasher, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, survival, deadly, danger, couples, countryside, isolation, crimes, murder, psychopath, fear, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Witch Who Came from the Sea (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Anger stemming from being abused as a child drives an alcoholic's daughter to kill as an adult.
Style: rough, disturbing, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, danger, obsession, ocean, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, supernatural, vengeance, ocean or sea, dark secret, female psychopath, curse ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Resurrection Man (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Belfast, in 1970s. Victor Kelly is a young protestant man who hates the Catholics so much that one night he begins to brutally murder them. A reporter soon tries to uncover the murder and obtained prestige for himself, while Victor sinks deeper into ...
Style: disturbing, serious, bleak, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, journalism, investigation, master criminal, uncover truth, brutality, journalist, protestant, violent, dark hero ...
Time: 70s
Place: ireland, england, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Cupid (1997)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A brother and sister with a past incestuous relationship have a current murderous relationship. He murders the women who reject him and she murders the women who get too close to him.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, mind bending, tense, serious ...
Plot: psychopath, investigation, dangerous attraction, love affair, murder, obsession, fall in love, legends and myths, graphic violence, mentally unstable, crimes, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Vampire (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A vampire, who works as a teacher, searches for suicidal female students and seduces them prior to sucking their blood.
Style: atmospheric, scary, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: vampire, murder, suicide, human nature, danger, deadly, dangerous attraction, fall in love, obsession, crimes, criminal heroes, rape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Cold Light of Day (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Netherlands, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A troubled detective befriends a single woman and her daughter with the intention of using them as bait for a serial killer.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, mind bending ...
Plot: obsession, serial killer, child abuse, con artists, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, law enforcement, crime, mystery, chases and races, obsessive quest, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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After Image (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story of a clairvoyant who falls in love with a crime photographer. Soon, both become involved in the search for a pathological murderer.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, photographer, obsession, couples, disability, who done it, danger, crimes, deadly, mind game, mute or deaf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Dark Honeymoon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Dark Honeymoon follows a man who marries a seductive woman after a brief and passionate relationship. During their honeymoon, on the Pacific coast, terrible truths unfold as those around them die mysterious deaths.
Style: slasher, realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, love and romance, crimes, couples, dangerous attraction, couple relations, deadly, danger, investigation, honeymoon, manipulation, child abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Long Distance (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a young, lonely woman misdials a phone number by one digit, calling into a serial killing in progress, the killer latches onto her and involves her telephonically in a string of murders as he heads closer and closer to her home in Boston.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, realistic
Plot: serial killer, danger, deadly, crimes, stalking, murder, psychopath, phone terror, profiler, graphic violence, sexual content, profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Last Horror Movie (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A serial killer uses a horror video rental to lure his next victim. What begins as a teen slasher transforms into a disturbing journey through the mind of Max Parry, a mild mannered wedding photographer with a taste for human flesh.
Style: slasher, psychological, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, violence spree, obsession, dark humor, mind game, vengeance, split personality, deadly, woman in danger, investigation, film within a film ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Hand (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jon Lansdale is a comic book artist who loses his right hand in a car accident. The hand was not found at the scene of the accident, but it soon returns by itself to follow Jon around, and murder those who anger him.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, slasher, suspense, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, family in danger, obsession, vengeance, rivalry, serial killer, comics, hallucination, severed arm, brutality, midlife crisis, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Romasanta (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A terror is stalking the land: people are disappearing daily, their bodies appearing covered in savage gashes coupled with precise surgical cuts. The legend of the 'Werewolf of Allariz' spreads across the land like wildfire. When Barbara ...
Style: gothic horror, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, werewolf, stalking, transformation, trial, court, mind game, village, dangerous attraction, legends and myths, supernatural, dangerous animal ...
Time: contemporary, 1850s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
5150 Elm's Way (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 5150 ELM'S WAY is located at the end of a quiet street in a small town. When Yannick fell off his bike, he knocked at the door of the Beaulieu residence so he could clean the blood off his hands. But Jack Beaulieu and his family had other plans ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, scary, neo noir ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, chess, kidnapping, unlikely criminals, mentally unstable, confinement indoors, obsession, crimes, confined, deadly, vigilantism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Death on a Rainy Sunday (1986)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Thriller about a psycho looking for revenge. Bronsky is a paraplegic because of an accident at a construction site that was partly due to the head architect, David Briand. Many years after the accident, Bronsky shows up at Briand's residence ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, crimes, unlikely criminals, deadly, hidden identity, couples, disability, chaos and mayhem, vengeance, family life, couple relations, murder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%