Movies like The House That Screamed

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The House That Screamed (1969)
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The House That Screamed (1969)
Original name: La residencia
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Lilli Palmer owns and runs a school for wayward girls in France. Her absolute discipline has fostered a social order among the girls with rampant sex, lesbianism and torture the norm. Palmer also has an adolescent son (Moulder Brown) she tries to keep isolated from the young women lest he be tainted by sexual relations; She explains that he must wait for a girl "just like his mother". Meanwhile, girls are "running away" (being murdered) one by one, with their corpses and any evidence of their outcome not to be found.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, realistic, stylized, dark, psychotronic
Plot: danger, boarding school, bullying, youth, obsession, society, deadly, woman in danger, secret, missing person, humiliation, dark secret, repression, attic, nudity (full frontal - brief), sadism, psychopath, family relations, parents and children, stalking, strong violent content, boarding school life, mother son relationship, teacher student relationship, girls' school ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france, europe, south of france, southern france

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Most similar movies to The House That Screamed

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and rough films with plots about murder, danger, deadly, blood, violence, serial killer and slasher mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The House That Screamed: The Den (2013), Bloody Moon (1981), Do You Wanna Know a Secret? (2001), What Have You Done to Solange? (1972), The Dorm That Dripped Blood (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Den (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A young woman studying the habits of webcam chat users from the apparent safety of her apartment witnesses a brutal murder online and is quickly immersed in a nightmare in which she and her loved ones are targeted for the same grisly fate as the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, serious ...
Plot: hacking, murder, danger, cyberspace, woman in danger, video chat, fear, brutality, witnessing a crime, nudity (full frontal - brief), violence, found footage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.3
 2K
Bloody Moon (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Miguel, a horribly disfigured young man, goes on a rampage at a masquerade party and rapes and then mutilates a girl. Institutionalized at a mental asylum, he is released five years later, into the care of his sister, Manuela who, along with their ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, bleak ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, violence, party, mental institution, danger, woman in danger, youth, crimes, rape, dangerous attraction, mental patient ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Do You Wanna Know a Secret? (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As a night out on the town turns into a nightmare, six young college students must fight for their lives as a killer hunts them down.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, spring break, stalking, danger, crimes, woman in danger, vengeance, gory, deadly, youth, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
What Have You Done to Solange? (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After several coeds are murdered at a college, a professor (Fabio Testi) who is involved with a student becomes a suspect, along with several other male and female teachers.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, scary ...
Plot: college, murder, serial killer, teenage life, high school, deadly, investigation, mystery, youth, crimes, law enforcement, clergy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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The Dorm That Dripped Blood (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A crazed killer stalks college students who gave up their vacation to clean a deserted dormitory.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, violence, stalking, college life, school, crimes, supernatural, slasher, who done it, frame up ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1981
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.2
 2K
Evil Things (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's Miriam's 21st Birthday. As a birthday gift, Miriam's aunt Gail has decided to lend Miriam her beautiful country house for an entire weekend. Aunt Gail's country house is amazing. It's a four bedroom house surrounded by ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, danger, stalking, survival, isolation, violence, murder, group of friends, missing person, fear, mysterious death, trap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Toolbox Murders (1978)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No one is safe when a killer, wielding the deadly contents of his toolbox, methodically stalks his prey.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, scary, realistic ...
Plot: murder, kidnapping, woman in danger, psychopath, slasher, serial killer, violence, tools, black gloves, knife murder, vengeance, stalking ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.2
 8K
Pieces (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A frustrated Boston detective searches for the maniac responsible for mutilating a number of university coeds.
Style: disturbing, scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, mystery killer, university, psychopath, danger, stalking, woman in danger, chainsaw, slasher, killer, college ...
Time: 80s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 5.9
 10K
Terror Train (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A masked killer targets six college kids responsible for a prank gone wrong three years earlier and who are currently throwing a large New Year's Eve costume party aboard a moving train.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, college, masked killer, psychopath, train, slasher, party, stalking, prank, revenge, youth, danger ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.1
 2K
X-Ray (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While receiving a routine check-up, a beautiful woman is stalked by a maniac out to avenge a childhood Valentine's Day humiliation.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, hospital, stalking, slasher, psychopath, woman in danger, valentine's day, vengeance, danger, gory, stabbing ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.0
 5K
Atrocious (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Quintanilla family was found dead in their country side house. Police reported the existence of 37 hours of recorded evidence. The family traveled to their old farm house, where they investigated about the Legend of the Girl in the Garraf woods. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, dark ...
Plot: found footage, supernatural, murder, danger, family vacation, country house, investigation, haunted by the past, urban legend, amateur detective, dark past, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
A Blade in the Dark (1983)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A killer stalks a composer staying at a posh Tuscany villa while writing the score to a horror film which has an incriminating clue to the killer's identity.
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: murder, voyeurism, transvestism, psychopath, on the run, danger, serial killer, stalking, slasher, secret, stalker, killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.4
 812
Shiver (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wendy Alden, a young secretary in Portland lacking in self- confidence becomes victim of a savage killer who has claimed the lives of a number of other women. Somehow Wendy finds the resources of courage to fight back and escape.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, scary, bleak ...
Plot: danger, violence, psychopath, crimes, deadly, serial killer, obsession, murder, police, blood, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.4
 3K
The Pool (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: School's out, exams are over, and it's time for real life to begin. But before 12 friends from the International High School in Prague disappear to the four corners of the earth, they intend to throw the best party of their lives. The idea ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, exciting, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, psychopath, youth, swimming pool, murder, mask, student life, mysterious character, serial killer, survival, party, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: czech republic, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.9
 25K
Valentine (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Five friends are stalked and murdered by a masked assailant while preparing for Valentine's Day.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: slasher, woman in danger, serial killer, psychopath, murder, mystery killer, danger, valentine's day, gory, revenge, school, violence against women ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Initiation (1984)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Kelly, a young woman, has been plagued by nightmares of a burning man her entire life. Upon entering college, she pledges a sorority that forces them to perform an initiation night prank. With several of her friends, she breaks into a store and ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, sexy, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, prank, ritual, sorority, fraternity, violence, psycho killer, serial killer, supernatural, danger, haunted by the past ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.4
 880
Flashback (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman is released from an asylum where she has been since witnessing the murder of her parents, but violence continues to haunt her.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, mystery, haunted by the past, woman in danger, gory, danger, deadly, crimes, death of parent, loss of parents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Clown at Midnight (1998)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Seven teenagers are stalked by a murderous clown while refurbishing an old opera house.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, mind bending, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, teenager, evil clown, opera house, nightmare, psychopath, danger, youth, stalking, mystery killer, characters killed one by one, slasher ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Paranormal Entity (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Twenty-three year old, Thomas Finley was arrested for the murder of his nineteen-year old sister, Samantha, as well as the murder of fifty-two year old, Edgar Lauren, a Professor and paranormal investigator.In the early morning hours, Police were ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, dark ...
Plot: ghost, murder, supernatural, paranormal, woman in danger, deadly, paranormal phenomena, haunted house, paranormal activity, supernatural power, nudity (full frontal - brief), found footage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 11K
The Woods (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set in 1965 New England, a troubled girl encounters mysterious happenings in the woods surrounding an isolated girls school that she was sent to by her estranged parents.
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: disappearance, forest, danger, missing person, gory, boarding school, teenage life, police, hallucination, axe, isolation, slasher ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1965, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.0
 14K
Opera (1987)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young opperata is stalked by a deranged fan bent on killing the people associated with her to claim her for himself.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, killer, slasher, knife murder, obsession, gory, supernatural, cult, crimes, mind game ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The House on Sorority Row (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a seemingly innocent prank goes horribly wrong, a group of sorority sisters are stalked and murdered one by one in their sorority house while throwing a party to celebrate their graduation.
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, scary, serious ...
Plot: prank, psychopath, murder, slasher, attic, serial killer, sorority, gory, breaking point, student life, family in danger, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.1
 1K
Escapee (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: While on a class observation trip at a local mental hospital, young psychology major, Abby Jones has a chilling encounter with high-risk patient, Harmon. She returns home for an evening of normal study with her two roommates unaware of the darkness ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, psychopath, convict, woman in danger, obsession, isolation, track down, deadly, violence spree, murder, serial killer, escape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 5.2
 12K
Cherry Falls (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Cherry Falls is a quiet little town - until the night that a serial killer begins preying on its youth. After a third teen is found slain, the killer's modus operandi emerges: the victims were all virgins. Sheriff Marken is concerned for the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, small town, psychopath, revenge, teenager, murder, virgin, haunted by the past, youth, deadly, teenage life, who done it ...
Time: 90s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Somebody Help Me (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The screenplay centers on characters Brendan Young and Darryl Jennings who take a trip to the Lake Arrowhead with a group of college friends to celebrate Young's girlfriend's birthday. One-by-one the coeds begin disappearing until a ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough
Plot: mystery, supernatural, slasher, survival, gory, danger, confined, deadly, captivity, isolation, in the woods, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Who Can Kill a Child? (1976)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A couple of English tourists arrive on an island where all the children have gone crazy and are murdering the adults.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: island, murder, pregnancy, evil child, isolation, children, haunted by the past, mystery, danger, stranded, manhunt, killer child ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Happy Birthday to Me (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Virginia is proud that she belongs to a clique. The best students at a private school. But before her 18th birthday, a grueling set of murders take place and her friends are the ones who are falling prey. Could it be her? She suffers from blackouts ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, psychological, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, psychopath, college, school, gory, vengeance, deadly, danger, youth, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: usa, virginia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 2K
Killer Toon (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A series of murders resembling Ji-yoon’s horror webcomic drawings occur and detective Ki-chul unravels the terrifying truth of the comics himself.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, suspense ...
Plot: police investigation, supernatural, dark secret, murder mystery, woman in danger, ghost, strange person, danger, deadly, murder, serial killer, sadism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.4
 13K
Psycho III (1986)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Norman Bates is still running his little motel, and he has kept the dressed skeleton he calls mother. One of his guests is a young girl who has left the convent where she lived. To get some help he employs a young man. One day a nosey journalist ...
Style: twists and turns, scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, mental illness, psychopath, slasher, serial killer, split personality, woman in danger, hotel, voyeurism, gore, blood, nun ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 116K
Friday the 13th (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Camp counselors are stalked and murdered by an unknown assailant while trying to reopen a summer camp that was the site of a child's drowning.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, sadistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, serial killer, maniac, drowning, camp, teenager, danger, fear, axe, lake, gory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1958, 50s ...
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%