Movies like Shapeshifter 2005

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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, violence, mystery, showdown, prison life, dangerous animal, chaos and mayhem, gory, female nudity, chess, security guard, prison guard ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about deadly, danger, murder, crimes, gory, rivalry and survival mostly in Horror, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like Shapeshifter: Werewolf in a Womens Prison (2006), Lynch Mob (2009), Primitive (2011), Wicked Lake (2008), Furnace (2007). 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, danger, dangerous animal, deadly creature, confined, rivalry, deadly, supernatural, werewolf, violence, crimes, human becoming an animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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, tense, suspense, psychological, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mafia, survival, danger, rivalry, isolation, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, small town, deadly, imaginary, confined, cannibal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
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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, crimes, deadly, supernatural, mentally unstable, estrangement, creature, demon, standoff, rivalry, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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73%
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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: slasher, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, survival, danger, deadly, crimes, mentally unstable, in the woods, wilderness, vengeance, forest, lake, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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, suspense, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, murder, danger, prison, mystery, rivalry, deadly, supernatural, confined, crimes, investigation, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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, graphic violence, hotel, religions or cults
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Plot: survival, murder, mystery, danger, confined, deadly, investigation, crimes, violence, strong violent content, nudity (full frontal - brief), deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: rough, scary, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: evil alien, survival, gory, alien encounter, escapades, supernatural, animal life, deadly, danger, violence, rivalry, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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, serious, scary, psychological, tense ...
Plot: danger, deadly creature, isolation, confined, deadly, murder, parasite, fear, survival, deathtrap, death, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious
Plot: confined, mentally unstable, prison, vengeance, survival, isolation, gang, crimes, deadly, danger, human host, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Hyenas (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Roving clans of shape-shifting human/hyena creatures prowl and hunt for human prey. They are hunted by one man seeking revenge for the death of his loved ones.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: vengeance, dangerous animal, crimes, rivalry, gang, danger, deadly, legends and myths, survival, group of friends, buddies, computer animation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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: tense, suspenseful, serious, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: friends, murder, college, danger, crime gone awry, abduction, isolation, psychopath, in the woods, forest, captivity, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.9
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Offspring (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 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, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, captivity, isolation, murder, confined, danger, deadly, small town, cannibalism, sadism, child in peril, human flesh ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa
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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, danger, isolation, confined, deadly, gore, survival, violence, murder, gory, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, serious, scary, rough, offbeat
Plot: murder, suburban life, supernatural, danger, deadly, evil, gory, hostage, crimes, hostages, criminal heroes, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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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: slasher, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: murder, survival, psychopath, danger, mysterious character, deadly, ship, violence, cruise, graphic violence, crimes, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Disturbed (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The quiet town of Quartz Hill is about to experience the worst night of the town's history. A notorious killer has escaped from death row with one thought on his mind. Revenge.
Style: psychological, slasher, tense, suspense, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Uncharted (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: "Uncharted" is a story of a documentary film crew who crash on an island, when they were in hopes of finding a rare animal, a jaguar, that is believed to inhabit the jungle. Unfortunate circumstances arise when her charter plane goes down ...
Style: slasher, scary, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: island, survival, danger, isolation, wilderness, confined, deadly, plane crash, camera, murder, violence, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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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, rough, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
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Jolly Roger: Massacre at Cutter's Cove (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
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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 ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada
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36%
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The Task (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Something diabolical is taking place on the set of "The Task" a new reality show in which players complete terrifying missions within the confines of an abandoned prison hoping to win a hefty cash prize. As six young students explore their ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, surprise ending, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
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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: slasher, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Blood Night: The Legend of Mary Hatchet (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Local teens have long commemorated the death of 'Mary Hatchet' -- a girl who took an ax and killed her family in the 1970s -- with the aptly named Blood Night. But things never got truly bloody until Mary's ghost (Samantha Facchi) ...
Style: slasher, serious, bleak, rough, disturbing ...
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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, serious, suspenseful
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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, atmospheric, serious, scary ...
Plot: zombie, revenge, witch, werewolf, mystery, danger, obsession, crimes, supernatural, deadly, rivalry, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: slasher, suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Plot: college, vengeance, deadly, crimes, rivalry, theater, rite of passage, actor, college student, strangulation, murder, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, danger, murder, dangerous animal, deadly, supernatural, storage unit, monster, deathtrap, rivalry, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: slasher, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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