Movies like Shapeshifter

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Shapeshifter (2005)
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Shapeshifter (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A maximum-security prison goes into serious lockdown mode when a shape-shifting demon with an insatiable taste for human flesh unleashes its fury on the inmates and guards. Jennifer Lee Wiggins, Ocean, Vaz Andreas, Thomas Downey, Chris Facey, Marat Glazer and A.J. Hammond make up the ensemble cast of this independent horror thriller from director Gregory Lemkin, who also shares screenwriting credits.
Style: bleak, tense, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, scary, rough, offbeat, serious
Plot: prison, survival, vengeance, confined, danger, crimes, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, isolation, deadly, rivalry, werewolf, demon, murder, mystery, violence, showdown, prison life, dangerous animal, chaos and mayhem, gory, female nudity, blood, shapeshifter, gore ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Shapeshifter

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and rough films with plots about deadly, danger, crimes, murder, gory, rivalry and violence mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Shapeshifter: Werewolf in a Womens Prison (2006), Lynch Mob (2009), Primitive (2011), Furnace (2007), River of Darkness (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Werewolf in a Womens Prison (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, scary ...
Plot: prison, dangerous animal, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, deadly, confined, rivalry, werewolf, violence, crimes, human becoming an animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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95%
 4.8
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Lynch Mob (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The rural town of Leesburg Georgia holds a dark secret. A century old curse has condemned the citizens to a diet of human flesh. Unable to leave the city limits the town folks must lure unsuspecting travelers to their quaint town where they soon ...
Style: serious, suspense, tense, psychological, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mafia, survival, rivalry, danger, isolation, confined, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, small town, imaginary, deadly, cannibal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
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87%
 3.5
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Primitive (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After being forced to visit a hypnotist, Martin receives news of his estranged mother's passing. He returns home for the funeral, and before long, people start dropping dead. The victims - brutally torn apart by what appears to be a predatory ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: murder, curses spells and rituals, mentally unstable, crimes, supernatural, deadly, estrangement, creature, human host, demon, standoff, showdown ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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73%
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Furnace (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A ghost story taking place at a maximum security prison. A detective (Michael Paré ) is called to investigate a string of unexplained deaths as the prisoners fear for their lives.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: danger, mystery, ghost, prison, murder, confined, crimes, supernatural, rivalry, deadly, investigation, evil spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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River of Darkness (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When brutal murdering starts in a small riverside town, the sheriff must investigate and face the horrific past.
Style: rough, bleak, suspense, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, deadly, social misfits, crimes, rivalry, danger, gory, chaos and mayhem, small town, sheriff, zombie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 2.9
 1K
Wicked Lake (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two clans of deranged males make the mistake of stalking four young women they assume to be easy prey, only to find out that at the stroke of midnight the tables will be turned and all hell will break loose.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, survival, danger, slasher, deadly, crimes, mentally unstable, wilderness, vengeance, in the woods, lake, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.8
 661
Ritual (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A long time ago Tom loved Lovely. They were married and everything was perfect, at least for a little while. But that was then and this is now. Lovely has just killed a man in cold blood after he tried to drug and kidnap her in a motel. She calls ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, curses spells and rituals, danger, crimes, deadly, satanic ritual, cult, violence, religions or cults, hotel, graphic violence
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.7
 342
Night Feeders (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Four deer hunters encounter a horde of carnivorous aliens in a remote countryside and fight to survive the night.
Style: scary, bleak, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: evil alien, gory, survival, supernatural, escapades, alien encounter, danger, animal life, deadly, violence, space and aliens, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Dangerous Worry Dolls (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: While serving time in a brutal women's detention center. Eva wishes away her troubles to a set of tiny Worry Dolls. The dolls crawl in her ear at night and soon Eva becomes possessed.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious
Plot: mentally unstable, confined, prison, isolation, survival, vengeance, human host, gang, danger, crimes, deadly, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
P.O.E.: Project of Evil (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Following up the successful "P.O.E.: Poetry of Eerie", some of the original filmmakers regrouped for this newest experiment which aims to bring the tales of Edgar Allen Poe to life through the distinct lens of Italian horror with spoken ...
Style: surreal, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: survival, murder, danger, mystery, confined, deadly, investigation, crimes, violence, strong violent content, nudity (full frontal - brief), gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.7
 188
Bio Slime (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Seven misfits are trapped by a flesh eating slime creature. And no TV!
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological, tense ...
Plot: deadly creature, danger, isolation, confined, deadly, murder, parasite, fear, deathtrap, survival, violence, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Rise of the Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: In the sleepy small town of Dudley, Ohio, a terrifying future awaits. Laura is almost raped by a normal lawyer who appears to have gone crazy. When her boyfriend, Jack Walther saves her by running him over with her car, the cops don't buy the ...
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, captivating, scary ...
Plot: zombie, danger, isolation, small town, rivalry, deadly, crimes, supernatural, pregnancy, ghost, possession, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.4
 543
Bane (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Held captive in an underground prison by a sadistic sicko who fancies himself a surgeon, 4 women fight for their lives, knowing the exact time they're scheduled to die thanks to a crudely carved set of numbers on each of their bodies. None of ...
Style: bleak, suspense, tense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: alien, experiment, isolation, danger, deadly, confined, gore, survival, murder, violence, captivity, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.5
 471
Meadowoods (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a sleepy and uneventful small town, three college students, bored and desperate to make their mark, plot a savage and merciless murder. Electing to keep a video journal to memorialize their bizarre pact, they plot in secret, devising a homemade ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: college, student, isolation, abduction, crime gone awry, danger, friends, in the woods, psychopath, confined, crimes, captivity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.8
 2K
Offspring (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Survivors of a feral flesh-eating clan are chowing their way through the locals. Amy Halbard and Claire Carey strive to survive their abduction by the cannibals and save their children. A subplot involving Claire's despicable husband, Steven, ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, scary, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cannibalism, survival, isolation, captivity, murder, confined, danger, deadly, nudity (full frontal - brief), small town, sadism, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 2.9
 889
Blood Widow (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Laurie and Hugh are a successful young couple who have just closed on a weekend home away from the city. Unbeknownst to them, the neighboring property contains the crumbling remains of a boarding school that was shuttered in the wake of an ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, danger, serial killer, couples, psychopath, deadly, murder, crimes, confined, isolation, strong violent content, boarding school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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40%
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Sea of Fear (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: College athlete Lance and his friend Tom meet Tom's girlfriend Kate and her friend Ashley in a marina to travel on a rented boat on a leisure trip. The Captain brings his navigator and first mate Joel and another unexpected passenger, Derek, ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: murder, slasher, survival, psychopath, danger, mysterious character, deadly, ship, cruise, violence, supernatural, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, danger, ghost, prank, supernatural, survival, curses spells and rituals, seance, deadly, buddies, supernatural power, funeral ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Jolly Roger: Massacre at Cutter's Cove (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A group of friends unleash a demonic Pirate from a treasure chest.
Style: rough, semi serious, scary, offbeat, surprise ending
Plot: pirate, murder, slasher, danger, supernatural, deadly, crimes, rivalry, escapades, friendship, curses spells and rituals, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, slasher, small town, vengeance, danger, serial killer, investigation, who done it, rivalry, deadly, crimes, mortician ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Big Bad (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: As a broken woman obsessed with revenge desperately searches for the monster who destroyed her family, she unexpectedly finds herself in a surreal and frightening world.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, surreal, captivating, tense ...
Plot: zombie, revenge, werewolf, witch, mystery, danger, obsession, rivalry, deadly, supernatural, crimes, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The 13th Unit (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Seven strangers find themselves trapped in an underground storage facility, struggling to survive while being hunted by a supernatural beast that resides inside the mysterious 13th unit.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: survival, curses spells and rituals, dangerous animal, murder, danger, supernatural, deadly, storage unit, monster, deathtrap, rivalry, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 55
Exit 38 (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An elite unit of FBI agents hunt a conniving vampire in a small Nevada town. Can they stop him before he completes an ancient ritual that will make him the ultimate vampire, or will he destroy not only them, but the world?
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: vampire, track down, curses spells and rituals, danger, deadly, confined, crimes, law enforcement, special agents, rivalry, captivity, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Live Animals (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of college kids must decide what price they will pay to gain their freedom after being kidnapped by a ruthless White Slave trader.
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: kidnapping, isolation, prison life, psychopath, tough heroes, confined, danger, deadly, prison, ocean or sea, animal life, in the woods ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Haunting of Cellblock 11 (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of ghost hunters must up their game to compete in the competitive world of paranormal TV shows, leading them to a truly haunted prison with a grisly past that proves to be more than they bargained for.
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: ghost, prison, curses spells and rituals, danger, rivalry, supernatural, deadly, captivity, frame up, contests and competitions, slasher, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Antisocial Behaviour (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jakob Kelser is a lonely man living in a run-down house on the edge of a council estate. After enduring weeks of aggrevation and torment from local youths , Jacob, in a last-ditch attempt to once again lead a normal life, plots his revenge on his ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious ...
Plot: murder, gang, vengeance, teenage life, youth, deadly, mystery, gory, rivalry, crimes, vigilante, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Final Curtain (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A group of college theater students sneak into the Baxter University theater at night to initiate the 'frosh meat'. Something goes terribly wrong. The next night the same actors become locked into the theater, each one of them has to face ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: college, slasher, vengeance, deadly, rivalry, crimes, theater, college student, actor, rite of passage, strangulation, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Zombie Nation (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A psycho cop with a weakness for killing his female arrests gets what's coming to him when a pack of zombie women rise from their graves in order to get proper revenge.
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, zombie, life is a bitch, vengeance, afterlife, deadly creature, supernatural ability, law enforcement, rivalry, deadly, supernatural, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, offbeat
Plot: evil, murder, attic, supernatural, deadly, danger, suburban life, hostage, gory, hostages, criminal heroes, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Filth to Ashes, Flesh to Dust (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Purge: To put to death, eliminate what is undesirable. The serial killer known as Purge lived and died by this code. But is he dead? Driving home from a road trip, ERIC and SHELLY take a back road to avoid a traffic jam. They encounter the serial ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, crimes, danger, deadly, youth, friends, revenge, slasher, survival, psychopath, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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33%