Movies like Fright

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Fright (1971)
 5.8
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Fright (1971)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Young babysitter Amanda arrives at the Lloyd residence to spend the evening looking after their young son. Soon after the Lloyds leave, a series of frightening occurrences in the gloomy old house have Amanda's nerves on edge. The real terror begins, however, when the child's biological father appears after recently escaping from a nearby mental institution.
Style: tense, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, slasher, psychotronic, cult film, british horror
Plot: psychopath, rape, paranoia, murder, nanny, revenge killing, gas mask, crimes, vengeance, hostage, confined, graphic violence, mentally unstable, family problems, family in danger, rivalry, woman in danger, domestic disturbance, child in peril, old mansion, maniac, dancing, killer, child, psycho ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england

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Most similar movies to Fright

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and realistic films with plots about murder, deadly, psychopath, crimes, danger, violence and maniac mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Fright: The Last Showing (2014), Die! Die! My Darling! (1965), When a Stranger Calls (2006), He Knows You're Alone (1980), Alone in the Dark (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Last Showing (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A couple trapped in a cinema are manipulated into becoming unwilling actors in a film being captured by CCTV cameras.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, scary, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, evil man, captivity, mind game, vengeance, obsession, murder, insanity, serial murder, violence, maniac, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Die! Die! My Darling! (1965)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young woman is terrorized by her fiance's demented mother who blames her for her son's death.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, scary, rough ...
Plot: woman in danger, village, insanity, graphic violence, dealing with death, rescue, confined, mentally unstable, crimes, haunted by the past, captivity, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
When a Stranger Calls (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Far away from the site of a gruesome murder, a teenager named Jill Johnson arrives at a luxurious home for a baby-sitting job. With the children fast asleep, she settles in for what she expects to be an ordinary evening. Soon, the ringing of a phone ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: stalking, nanny, serial killer, murder, mind game, survival, high school, psychopath, crimes, prank, woman in danger, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
He Knows You're Alone (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A reluctant bride to be is stalked by a serial killer who only kills brides and the people around them. While her friends get whacked one by one, a hard boiled renegade cop whose bride had been killed years before tries to hunt him down before it is ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, slasher, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, chase, murder, crimes, law enforcement, stalking, police detective, woman in danger, stalker, sadistic killer, wedding ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Alone in the Dark (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A quartet of murderous psychopaths break out of a mental hospital during a power blackout and lay siege to their doctor's house.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: mental illness, murder, escaped mental patient, family in danger, revenge, escape, maniac, family relations, mental institution, blackout, hostage, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Visiting Hours (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A slasher finds the hospital where a TV newswoman is recovering from his attack.
Style: slasher, serious, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: stalking, hospital, serial killer, psychopath, murder, woman in danger, journalism, crimes, investigation, psycho, life is a bitch, haunted by the past ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, countryside, isolation, crimes, couples, murder, psychopath, fear, violence, couple relations, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.4
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Stalker (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When novelist Paula Martin retreats to the seclusion of her family home Crows Hall she hopes to clear her mind and focus on her new book. The arrival of an assistant, Linda, should take the pressure off... but as the bodies pile up, Paula finds ...
Style: tense, serious, psychological, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: crimes, confined, isolation, mentally unstable, murder, paranoia, country house, woman in danger, strong female presence, artists and showbiz, writer's life, incest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Carl (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A psychological horror/thriller depicting a backwoods family with a dark secret.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Plot: psychopath, captivity, crimes, good versus evil, rivalry, small town, confined, survival, woman in danger, strong violent content, murder, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.5
 8K
The Tortured (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: An upper-middle-class couple's life is destroyed when their only child is kidnapped and killed. Obsessed with revenge, the couple seizes an opportunity to kidnap the killer.
Style: sadistic, tense, twists and turns, bleak, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, bloody violence, homicidal maniac, sadism, torture, child killer, psychopath, child murder, confined, death of son, crimes, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.3
 9K
Intruder (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The overnight stock crew of a local supermarket find themselves being stalked and slashed by a mysterious maniac.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, murder, supermarket, crimes, law enforcement, stalking, rivalry, woman in danger, who done it, death, violence ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Last House on the Left (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A group of teenage girls heading into the city hook up with a gang of drug-addled ne'er-do-wells and are brutally murdered. The killers find their way to the home of one of their victim's parents, where both father and mother exact a ...
Style: slasher, brutal, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, woman in danger, sexualized violence, violence, sadism, torture, murder, violence against women, rage, kidnapping, brutality, rape and revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.6
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Hazard (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The television crew of the "Scary Antics" hidden camera show sets up a disturbed young man for a practical joke, but the joke is on them when heads roll.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, tense, captivating ...
Plot: psychopath, mentally unstable, crimes, murder, prank, crazy, manhunt, survival, violence, isolation, contamination, gas mask ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Cherry Tree Lane (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Prosperous professional couple Mike and Christine are settling in for a standard evening of wine, TV and low-level marital hostility when a ring on their doorbell changes everything. Turns out their son Sebastian is in a little trouble with some ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: home invasion, hostage, revenge, parents and children, family relations, juvenile delinquency, confined, isolation, family in danger, domestic disturbance, adolescence vs adulthood, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Don't Answer the Phone! (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A deeply disturbed photographer and Vietnam veteran, named Kirk Smith, terrorizes Los Angeles by going around strangling lingerie-clad young women in their homes while taunting Lindsay Gale, a young psychologist, by calling her on a radio call-in ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, scary, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, obsession, stalking, murder, sadism, sadist, maniac, photographer, mind game, mentally unstable, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, asia, vietnam, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.0
 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: slasher, suspenseful, serious, scary, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, hospital, stalking, woman in danger, psychopath, valentine's day, vengeance, violence, nurse, obsession, deliberate cruelty ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.9
 3K
Repentance (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An earnest life-coach/author, Thomas Carter, is mysteriously abducted by a deranged client, Angel Sanchez, who delves into Thomas' teachings and uses his spiritual messages of Karma - action and reaction (Vipaka), against him to terrorize him ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic, slasher
Plot: psychopath, confined, family in danger, rivalry, crimes, split personality, murder, terror, maniac, villain, kidnapping, psycho ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Mutilator (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As a child, Ed was cleaning his father's hunting rifles for as part of a surprise birthday treat for his old man when one firearm accidentally discharges fatally striking his own mother in the back. His father, Jack Sr came home, saw his wife ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, serious, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beach house, murder, psychopath, stalking, serial killer, vengeance, buddies, mentally unstable, youth, teenager, mysterious villain, violence ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Last Stop on the Night Train (1975)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A pair of psychotic hoodlums and an equally demented nymphomaniac woman terrorize two young girls on a train trip from Germany to Italy.
Style: rough, disturbing, suspenseful, brutal, scary ...
Plot: sadism, murder, hostage, train, woman in danger, sexual harassment, vengeance, revenge, psychopath, crimes, mercilessness, rape victim ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
I Spit on Your Grave (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An aspiring writer is repeatedly gang-raped, humiliated, and left for dead by four men whom she systematically hunts down to seek revenge.
Style: rough, psychological, bleak, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, rape and revenge, sexual abuse, vengeance, cruelty, revenge, sadistic horror, sadism, murder, psychopath, justice, brutality ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: england, germany, europe, connecticut, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.1
 538
Don't Hang Up (1974)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A dutiful grand-daughter goes home to take care of her elderly grandmother. Once there, she finds herself trapped inside the house with a homicidal maniac.
Style: mind bending, scary, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: stalking, murder, granddaughter, grandmother, golden years, crimes, domestic disturbance, mystery, family problems, psychopath, woman in danger, homecoming ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
When a Stranger Calls (1979)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A psychopathic killer terrorizes a babysitter, then returns seven years later to menace her again.
Style: suspenseful, slasher, scary, psychological, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stalking, nanny, obsession, private detective, murder, psychopath, urban legend, serial killer, vengeance, police investigation, mind game, survival ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
New Year's Evil (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: During a New Year's Eve celebration, a punk-rock singer gets a phone call saying that when New Year's strikes in each time zone, someone will be murdered--and she will be the last one.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, slasher, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, murder, nightclub, serial killer, new year's eve, nightlife, investigation, crimes, mentally unstable, showbiz, stalking, holiday horror ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 7.7
 261K
Halloween (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In John Carpenter's horror classic, a psychotic murderer, institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, psychopath, serial killer, violent, masked killer, violence, evil, small town, serial murder, psychiatrist, teenage life, murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1963, 60s, year 1978 ...
Place: illinois, midwest, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.4
 5K
Mother's Day (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three girls discover that two men are willing to do anything to impress Mother and what impresses Mother is watching her sons commit acts of rape and murder. Now these women are prisoners and lowered to pawns in the game of checkers between two dim ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, slasher, scary ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, dark humor, forest, kidnapping, rape, vengeance, mentally unstable, survival, wilderness, violence spree ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Silent Scream (1979)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Scotty moves into Mrs. Engels' seaside mansion where three other college students are boarding. Mrs. Engels prefers to stay in her room in the attic, but her son Mason helps the students get settled. Soon one of the students is killed. The ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: attic, psychopath, murder, college student, mystery, crimes, serial murder, brutality, secret room, estate, beach, haunted house ...
Time: 70s, year 1979
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.2
 2K
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, rough, serious, scary, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, psychopath, convict, obsession, woman in danger, violence spree, isolation, track down, murder, escape, serial killer, night ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Hitchhiker (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Four young women driving across the desert to Las Vegas have their road trip turned upside-down when they pick up a handsome, seemingly-friendly hitchhiker. When their car breaks down near a roadside motel in the middle of nowhere, they find ...
Style: serious, scary, realistic, slasher, disturbing ...
Plot: psychopath, on the road, crimes, confined, mind game, woman in danger, desert, isolation, murder, hostage, motel, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.4
 7K
Kill Theory (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Whilst celebrating a graduation at a secluded vacation home, a group of college students find themselves targeted by a sadistic killer who forces them to play a deadly game of killing one another in order to survive.
Style: slasher, surprise ending, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, friendship, murder, moral dilemma, isolation, survival, rivalry, friends, mind game, confined, strong violent content, psycho ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 63K
The Collector (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Desperate to repay his debt to his ex-wife, an ex-con plots a heist at his new employer's country home, unaware that a second criminal has also targeted the property, and rigged it with a series of deadly traps.
Style: slasher, scary, brutal, macabre, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, trap, home invasion, torture, homicidal maniac, hostage, held captive, deathtrap, masked man, maniac, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%