Movies like Are You in the House Alone?

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Are You in the House Alone? (1978)
 5.7
 709
Are You in the House Alone? (1978)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Teenage girl is plagued by harassing phone calls. Her fear mounts when she's babysitting at a neighbor's home one evening and the caller rings her at that number.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic, suspense, mind bending, psychological
Plot: psychopath, rock, high school, stalking, mentally unstable, school, mind game, mystery, danger, deadly, best friends, terrorism, parents and children, teenage life, woman in danger, campaign, crimes, rivalry, youth, couples, maniac, rape, student, photographer, teenage girl ...
Time: 70s

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Most similar movies to Are You in the House Alone?

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and scary films with plots about crimes, danger, deadly, psychopath, murder, rivalry and stalking mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Are You in the House Alone?: Don't Hang Up (1974), Mother's Boys (1993), The Attic (1980), The Neighbor (1993), Summer Scars (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.2
 388
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: grandmother, granddaughter, stalking, murder, domestic disturbance, crimes, stalker, danger, deadly, mystery, golden years, homecoming ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Mother's Boys (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sexy but unstable wife and mother Jude walked out on her family three years ago. Now, just as suddenly, she is back. But her husband, Robert, has fallen in love with Callie, an assistant principal at his sons' school. He asks Jude for a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, injury, mentally unstable, hidden identity, gory, crumbling marriage, mind game, stalking, vengeance, obsession, dangerous attraction, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 5.7
 532
The Attic (1980)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A librarian devotes her life to caring for her wheelchair-bound tyrannical father after being stood up at altar. She fantasizes his death and finds joy only with her pet monkey. When the monkey disappears, a shocking past is revealed.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, realistic, scary ...
Plot: attic, family life, murder, deadly, mystery, family relations, pets, vengeance, human nature, introspection, parents and children, psychopath ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 5.5
 396
The Neighbor (1993)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young couple, Mary and John, awaiting a baby is in search for a house when they decide to buy that lovely old villa they found by coincidence. What they both do not know is that Myron, the owner of that villa and their new neigbour, is a dangerous ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: pregnancy, psychopath, domestic disturbance, crimes, danger, deadly, babies and infants, mind game, obsession, dangerous attraction, murder, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s, year 1993
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 5.3
 531
Summer Scars (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A group of teens are faced with a life-changing experience when they meet a deranged drifter
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, psychological ...
Plot: coming of age, youth, survival, hostages, school, in the woods, family in danger, kidnapping, teenage life, kids in trouble, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 4.6
 407
Night Visitor (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A teenager (Derek Rydall) insists he saw a satanist (Allen Garfield) kill the call girl next door, and tries to prove it.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: high school, murder, satanism, prostitute, curses spells and rituals, school, crimes, crime, deadly, mystery, youth, best friends ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
When a Stranger Calls (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama, 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: suspense, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, private detective, stalking, psychopath, urban legend, gory, obsession, mental institution, vengeance, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Initiation of Sarah (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A withdrawn young girl joins an unpopular sorority in college. It turns out she has psychic and telekinetic powers, and she uses them against a rival sorority.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: college, school, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, danger, mystery, rivalry, supernatural, mentally unstable, prank, vengeance, friendship ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 4.7
 620
Daddy's Girl (1996)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A girl's bright smile masks a psychopathic soul that will eliminate anyone who comes between her and her doting father.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, suspense ...
Plot: school, father, girl, murder, psychopath, slasher, family life, boarding school, crimes, deadly, crime, adoption ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Man of Her Dreams (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After suspecting her husband is playing the field, a nervous woman finds a sympathetic ear in the form of a strange man. The drawback is that her sensitive new-found friend is an obsessive psychopath.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, sexual, psychological ...
Plot: psychopath, stalking, infidelity, danger, couples, obsession, couple relations, dangerous attraction, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, marriage crisis ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.8
 377
Phobia (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A psychiatrist involved in a radical new therapy comes under suspicion when his patients are murdered, each according to their individual phobias.
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, hospital, psychiatrist, mentally unstable, mind game, phobia, crime, stalking, doctors and patients, mystery, mental illness, who done it ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.9
 1K
Lisa (1989)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Because her overprotective mother (Cheryl Ladd) won't allow her to date, 14-year-old Lisa (Staci Keanan) creates a rich fantasy life. She calls random men and seduces them anonymously. But now she may have picked the wrong man. Richard (D.W. ...
Style: sexual, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: restaurant, serial killer, prank, stalking, mistaken identity, psychopath, deadly, youth, single parent, teenage life, crimes, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: venice beach california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Blood of the Undead (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A recently-married woman who has been labeled as mentally unstable, begins to suspect that someone close to her is the culprit in a sudden string of murders.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: psychopath, stalking, obsession, maniac, slasher, gory, violence, psychological thriller, mystery, woman in danger, danger, losing-it hero ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.2
 36K
Fear (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A 16 year old girl takes up with a charming young man who quickly shows his colors when he beats a friend simply for walking with her and then goes totally ballistic after she tries to break up with him.
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, dangerous attraction, psychopath, danger, rivalry, teenager, couples, crimes, dishonesty, terrorizing, virginity, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Devil in the Flesh (1998)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When her mother is killed in a mysterious house fire, rebellious teen Debbie Strand is sent to live with her grandmother, where she becomes even more unhinged. She develops an intense crush on her hunky creative writing teacher, Peter Rinaldi, but ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, offbeat
Plot: obsession, teacher, femme fatale, young lovers, dangerous attraction, school, frame up, teenage life, seduction, mystery, crime, stalking ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
My Sweet Killer (1999)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Charlie is an introverted person getting out of prison. He feeds in an apartment and starts dreaming of the woman who died in this apartment. And his fantasies of this woman getting worse and worse.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: mental illness, murder, losing-it hero, hospital, mental institution, mentally unstable, mysterious character, serial killer, mystery, split personality, mind game, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Sometimes They Come Back (1991)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on a short story by Stephen King, a man and his family return to his home town, but he is then harassed by teenagers that died when he was a kid.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, psychological
Plot: ghost, high school, train, murder, serial killer, school, childhood, bully, car, tunnel, slasher, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.4
 597
Alone (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Experience the fear as you're sucked into the disturbed mind of Alex. Tormented by harrowing voices of the past Alex searches for the one girl who can silence the horror of a tortured soul. As the quest becomes darker and more sinister ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, stalking, crimes, mystery, danger, deadly, law enforcement, mentally unstable, woman in danger, psychopath, police detective
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Killing Kind (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young Terry Lambert returns home from serving a prison term for a gang-rape he was forced to participate in. He seeks revenge on his lawyer and the girl who framed him. But his real problem is his overbearing mother, whose boarding house he resides ...
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, strong sexual content, gory, mentally unstable, hotel, serial killer, vengeance, violence spree, sexual abuse, woman in danger, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
No One Can Hear You (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Families are dying and reporter Trish (Kelly McGillis) finds herself reporting on a serial killing spree. After her daughter Lisa's (Kate Elliott) best friends are killed, she fears that her family may be on the killers list. Sheriff Webster ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, investigation, mind game, murder, who done it, woman in danger, police investigation, family life, crimes, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Wilderness Survival for Girls (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Three girls take a pre-college trip to a cabin in the woods. Their night is interrupted by a visitor who, they begin to believe, may have killed a babysitter some years before. An original twist on the teens-in-peril film.
Style: sexual, serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Plot: lesbian, coming of age, high school, drugs/alcohol, high school life, wilderness, teenage life, in the woods, youth, mystery, mysterious character, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.4
 32K
The Good Son (1993)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young boy stays with his aunt and uncle, and befriends his cousin who's the same age. But his cousin begins showing increasing signs of psychotic behavior.
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: murder, danger, manipulation, parents and children, crimes, sociopath, deception, problem child, disbelieving adult, sadism, uncover truth, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: asia, maine, usa, japan, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.8
 2K
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, confined, danger, deadly, family in danger, crimes, rivalry, psycho, terror, villain, slasher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Keep Watching (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A family imprisoned by intruders is forced to play a terrifying game of "Kill, Or Be Killed". As the night unfolds, the game's mysterious rules become clear, and the family realizes their nightmare is being streamed live to riveted ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, scary ...
Plot: home invasion, family in danger, murder, danger, confined, found footage, deadly, manipulations, mind game, isolation, psychopath, hidden camera ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Dead of Winter (1987)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A fledgling actress is lured to a remote mansion for a screen-test, soon discovering she is actually a prisoner in the middle of a blackmail plot.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious ...
Plot: danger, attic, missing person, psychopath, prison, crimes, deadly, love and romance, couples, twins, couple relations, isolation ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.7
 911
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, suspense ...
Plot: gory, serial killer, mind game, countryside, estate, stalking, couple relations, deadly, babies and infants, immigrants, uncover truth, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Single White Female 2: The Psycho (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A warped woman takes deadly measures to help a new roommate get rid of her problems.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, psychopath, roommate, woman in danger, murder, danger, mentally unstable, friendship, workplace intrigue, deadly, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.8
 740
The Teacher (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 18-year-old Sean's first summer after completing high school is much spent with 28-year-old teacher Diane, who's husband is too often motorcycle-racing instead of with her. Wacko Ralph also has "the hots" for Diane; and it ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: murder, psychopath, police investigation, high school student, shower, voyeur, teenager, teacher, stalking, college, college life, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Massacre at Central High (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Maimed by bullies at a California high school, a new student (Derrel Maury) engineers acts of revenge.
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: high school, murder, revenge, gang, prank, dead teenager, vengeance, school, exchange student, teenage life, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.6
 4K
Hit and Run (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mary Murdock, a college student, thinks she's hit and killed a cat with her car driving home drunk from a party. She is horrified beyond words when she gets home and discovers a man's nearly dead body impaled on the bumper of her Jeep. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Plot: murder, psychopath, hit and run, serial killer, college, gory, in the woods, slasher, investigation, mystery, mind game, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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