Movies like The Hitchhiker

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The Hitchhiker (2007)
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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 themselves trapped with a woman-hating, masochistic killer.
Style: scary, serious, rough, slasher, realistic, disturbing, splatter
Plot: psychopath, on the road, desert, crimes, isolation, mind game, confined, woman in danger, murder, hostage, violence, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), motel, gory, danger, deadly, chases and races, out of the way, blood, breasts, bra, gore, duct tape, hostages
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada

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Most similar movies to The Hitchhiker

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and slasher films with plots about deadly, crimes, danger, gory, psychopath, murder and isolation mostly in Horror, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like The Hitchhiker: The Beast of Bray Road (2005), Hillside Cannibals (2006), Wreckage (2010), Borderline Cult (2007), Dead in 3 Days 2 (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Beast of Bray Road (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Based on actual accounts of werewolf sightings in Walworth County, Wisconsin, the film follows a local sheriff who is finally forced to accept that a string of horrifying deaths is linked to a predator which possesses DNA of both man and wolf.
Style: scary, serious, suspense, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: human becoming an animal, werewolf, small town, cryptozoology, dangerous animal, murder, sheriff, false accusation, bar fight, policewoman, social relations, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wisconsin, usa
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Hillside Cannibals (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A group of teenagers in the desert become the prey of cannibalistic inbreds who live in the nearby hillside.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, slasher
Plot: desert, survival, murder, cannibal, escapades, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong violent content, homosexual sex, flashback, corrupt sheriff, frozen ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.2
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Wreckage (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jared, Kate, Rick, and Jessica find themselves stranded in a wreckage yard after their car breaks down during a drag race. Meanwhile, the sheriff's office receives notice that a convict escaped from a local state prison. As the teenagers ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: murder, escaped prisoner, serial killer, isolation, confined, crimes, buddies, graphic violence, friends, car race, irony, redneck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Borderline Cult (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Three serial killers team up at the US/Mexican border town of Juarez and go on a killing spree.
Style: serious, scary, rough, realistic
Plot: psychopath, murder, serial killer, law enforcement, confined, life is a bitch, woman in danger, tough heroes, brutality, psycho killer, killing spree, mexican border ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Dead in 3 Days 2 (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: One year ago, Nina survived the attacks of a serial killer. She wants to flee from these memories but one call at night recalls all memories and she is again in the middle of a murder mystery.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, survival, escapades, amateur detective, psychopath, woman in danger, riddles and clues, crimes, isolation, puzzle, murder, mountain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, austria
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66%
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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, factory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Deadly Weekend (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two young couples take one last trip to the country before moving to different cities. Unfortunately, when secrets come out and jealously takes a toll the weekend takes an unexpected and deadly turn for the worst.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, slasher, suspense ...
Plot: strong violent content, forest, survival, psychopath, isolation, confined, group of friends, murder, trap, serial killer, crimes, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.3
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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, scary, realistic, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, friendship, murder, moral dilemma, isolation, survival, rivalry, strong violent content, friends, mind game, confined, psycho ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Trackman (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A perfect bank heist turns deadly when the robbers and their hostages flee to the abandoned underground subway station where they encounter the Trackman, a deformed madman that prowls the darkness.
Style: slasher, tense, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: psychopath, confined, supernatural, crimes, criminal heroes, serial killer, isolation, heist, violence, hostage, tunnel, burned alive ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Mimesis (2011)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of horror fans find themselves unwilling participants in a nightmarish role playing game that pays homage to a classic horror film.
Style: serious, slasher, scary, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, crimes, psychopath, isolation, confined, role playing, farm, graphic violence, zombie, danger, gory, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.7
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Insane (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A lonely hotel by a lonely road. Sarah is lost, looking for somewhere to sleep. She's come to the wrong place. A lonely hotel by a lonely road. Sarah is lost, Jenny is looking for her. She's come to the right place. The Bridgeburn Hotel
Style: serious, slasher, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, psychopath, confined, isolation, woman in danger, crimes, hotel, serial killer, graphic violence, gas mask, schizophrenia, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Suspended Animation (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Hollywood animator Tom (Alex McArthur) gets lost in the Michigan woods after a snowmobile ride goes wrong. He finds refuge at an isolated cabin inhabited by two sisters (Laura Esterman and Sage Allen). Initially grateful to them, Tom soon realizes ...
Style: serious, realistic, slasher, scary, rough ...
Plot: murder, obsession, survival, crimes, mind game, rescue, serial killer, woman in danger, isolation, psychopath, siblings relations, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
Place: michigan, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.5
 3K
Dead Tone (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As another semester draws to a close at the University of Dreyskill, a simple game dreamt to help students avoid studying becomes a bloody battle for survival in this stalk-and-slash frightener from filmmaking duo Brian Hooks and Deon Taylor.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, psychopath, mind game, rivalry, youth, survival, investigation, death, murder, prank telephone call, confined ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Woods Have Eyes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of young campers wander into the backwoods of upstate New York to see if Cappy's Cabin--a place they think exists only in urban legend--is real, they find themselves in a twisted game of predator and prey as night begins to fall. ...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, serial killer, crimes, survival, psychopath, isolation, forest, nudity (full frontal - brief), chase, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.0
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Bunnyman (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bunnyman is the story of a group of friends on their way back from a spontaneous weekend trip to Las Vegas, and while driving through the remote regions of southern California they suddenly find themselves in a sickening game of cat and mouse with a ...
Style: rough, scary, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: psychopath, survival, on the road, isolation, escapades, confined, captivity, strong violent content, teenager, forest, masked killer, maniac ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Cellar Door (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Having developed an uncontrollable obsession with the beautiful young Rudy (Michelle Tomlinson), crazed serial killer Herman (James DuMont) kidnaps her and locks her in a cage in his basement. The only way for Rudy to survive this nightmare is to ...
Style: psychological, slasher, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, survival, confined, mind game, obsession, isolation, woman in danger, captivity, master criminal, rivalry, serial killer, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, crimes, countryside, isolation, couples, murder, psychopath, fear, violence, confined, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.3
 1K
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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, scary, bleak ...
Plot: psychopath, crimes, serial killer, obsession, murder, police, violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, female nudity, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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 ⇓
56%
 4.2
 570
XII (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A man found guilty of a crime against a minor is released from prison and returns to get revenge on the jury who sent him there.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, psychopath, crimes, strong violent content, serial killer, masked killer, murder, violence, escaped prisoner, chase, comeback, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Abduction (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: ABDUCTION: The town of Process is located somewhere in rural New Jersey. It's been in existence for over 100 years, although it's not on any known map. It's a nice place to visit, with lovely shops and friendly people. That is unless ...
Style: realistic, scary, serious, rough, offbeat
Plot: woman in danger, crimes, child in peril, kidnapping, confined, babies and infants, white slavery, bondage, hip hop, computers and web, sex slave, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Snow White: A Deadly Summer (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A troubled teenage girl finds herself in a web of lies and deceit when her stepmother attempts to murder her by sending her to a discipline camp.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher, tense ...
Plot: forest, psychopath, murder, youth, isolation, crimes, graphic violence, teenage life, boot camp, juvenile delinquent, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, premonition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Babysitter Massacre (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A group of young women teamed together in their youth to run a babysitting business, when one of their friends died suddenly the group fell apart. Now years later they are all going their separate ways as college approaches, but on Halloween night ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, suspense, tense ...
Plot: halloween, serial killer, stalking, youth, crimes, strong sexual content, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, woman in danger, kidnapping, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Visible Scars (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Seventeen years ago, Mike kills a new mother of twin girls and took the babies to a house in the woods, claiming them as his own to appease his wife's desire for kids. 10 years later Stacy flees to her uncle's old secluded cabin in those ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, confined, crimes, isolation, law enforcement, woman in danger, ghost, mountain, graphic violence, supernatural, haunted house, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.9
 2K
Neighbor (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mysterious new girl arrives in posh suburban neighborhood and quickly sets out to terrorize the town. As she starts breaking into homes and torturing the occupants, they begin to realize that she isn't just another girl next door.
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, rough, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: torture, psychopath, unlikely criminals, confined, crimes, captivity, strong violent content, society, suburbs, female killer, violence, amputation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.5
 11K
Rest Stop (2006)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The film follows Nicole Carrow, a young woman who is threatened by a maniac serial killer, after her boyfriend Jess, is abducted in a rest stop.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, slasher
Audience: teens
Plot: woman in danger, serial killer, on the road, survival, isolation, chase, crimes, torture, truck driver, kidnapping, psychopath, white trash ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.0
 7K
Bereavement (2010)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1989, six year old Martin Bristoll was kidnapped from his backyard swing in Minersville Pennsylvania. Graham Sutter, a psychotic recluse, kept Martin imprisoned on his derelict pig farm, forcing him to witness and participate in unspeakable ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: kidnapping, psychopath, missing child, hostage, child in peril, confined, crimes, isolation, woman in danger, evil man, farm, pandora\'s box ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Devil's Ground (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While traveling from California to Bangor through a lonely road, Carrie Mitchel is advised by the gas station attendant Jimmy to rest in a hotel; however, she decides to continue driving through the night and almost hits a wounded teenage girl with ...
Style: slasher, scary, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, violence spree, survival, crimes, murder, strong violent content, stalking, escapades, forest, wilderness, masked killer, deviant sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.2
 4K
Simon Says (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Five college friends choose to spend their vacation debauching at the riverside. They find the perfect place to camp out, but end up crossing paths with twin brothers, Simon and Stanley. The twins then begins to knock off the campers in some ...
Style: slasher, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psycho killer, serial killer, woman in danger, teenage life, youth, crimes, college, murder, twins, siblings relations, stoners, forest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.7
 2K
Blood Ranch (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four college students and an Iraq War vet, lost on a desert highway, encounter a terrified young woman with a black van on her trail. They survive the ensuing chase but their car doesn't, forcing them to seek help at a nearby ranch. Only when ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, rough, suspenseful
Plot: survival, serial killer, psychopath, mind game, rescue, isolation, mental illness, murder, perversion, youth, car chase, desert ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%