Movies like A Cat in the Brain

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A Cat in the Brain (1990)
 5.7
 3K
A Cat in the Brain (1990)
Original name: Un gatto nel cervello
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A horror film director is stalked by a mad psychiatrist/serial killer bent on killing people to model the killings after the director's gory death scenes from his movies.
Style: scary, psychological, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: prostitute, serial killer, psychopath, slasher, murder, cat, cannibalism, orgy, insanity, pig, gore, evil doctor, crimes, ghost, investigation, sexual relations, mate swapping, mentally unstable, danger, haunted by the past, gory, deadly, woman in danger, nightmare, movie business ...
Time: 80s
Place: rome italy, italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, rough and serious films with plots about deadly, danger, psychopath, crimes, serial killer, slasher and gory mostly in Horror, Comedy and Thriller genres. Some movies like A Cat in the Brain: Touch of Death (1988), Return to Horror High (1987), Color Me Blood Red (1965), The Tripper (2006), Psychos in Love (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Touch of Death (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lester Parson is a lonely gigolo who dates and kills off middle-aged women in ultra-gory fashion just for the pleasure of watching them die, as well as to take their money and jewelery as well as cook and eat their remains for his dinner.
Style: rough, humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, gambling, psychopath, slasher, gore, woman in danger, crimes, zombie, deadly, dishonesty, prostitute ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Return to Horror High (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A few years ago, a mysterious serial-killer caused panic on Crippen High School. The killer was never caught. A movie company, Cosmic Pictures, has decided to make a feature movie about these events - on location, at the now abandoned school. Since ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, high school, slasher, murder, gore, filmmaking, screenwriter, gory, supernatural, psychopath, who done it ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Color Me Blood Red (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Gore specialist H.G. Lewis' gruesome tale of an artist who becomes a success after using human blood in his paintings.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, scary, realistic ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, slasher, serial killer, blood, gore, performer's life, crimes, mentally unstable, danger, supernatural, zombie ...
Time: 60s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.0
 6K
The Tripper (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A Ronald Reagan-obsessed serial killer targets a bunch of hippies who are heading to a weekend-long concert.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, brutal, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hippie, serial killer, psychopath, danger, murder, violence spree, gory, stalking, insanity, massacre, slasher, axe murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Psychos in Love (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A strip-joint owner and a manicurist find that they have many things in common, the foremost being that they are psychotic serial killers. They fall in love and are happy being the family that slays together, until one day they come up against a ...
Style: dark humor, suspenseful, humorous, scary, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, slasher, psychopath, fall in love, violence, psychotic, love affair, murderous pair, investigation, danger, serial killer, cannibal ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.1
 2K
Unhinged (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: College students, Terry, Nancy and Gloria are on their way to a rock concert, driving through a torrential rainstorm...only to crash their car, badly injuring one of them. Seeking shelter and aid they come across a house occupied by a man-hating ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, murder, slasher, mystery killer, serial killer, blood, secret, violence, gory, crimes, destiny, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Cruel Restaurant (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Just what is the mystery ingredient in the pot stickers at Togen Restaurant? Those who look for the answer have a habit of disappearing. So when body parts start washing up on the beach, police trace the murders to Togen's seemingly innocent ...
Style: twists and turns, disturbing, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: police investigation, restaurant, murder, law enforcement, serial killer, crimes, deadly, gory, missing person, graphic violence, danger, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Nightmare Man (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After receiving a mysterious demonic African mask in the mail, Ellen Morris is attacked by a "being" she refers to as THE NIGHTMARE MAN. Her doctors and husband, William believe Ellen is a paranoid schizophrenic and needs to spend some ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, slasher, psychopath, nightmare, supernatural ability, ghost, mind game, crimes, serial killer, on the run, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The House by the Cemetery (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A deranged killer lives in the basement of an old mansion and pops out occasionally to commit grisly murders that include be-headings.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, zombie, mad scientist, supernatural, psychopath, vengeance, family in danger, haunted by the past, danger, slasher, insanity, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.9
 670
Evil Laugh (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of Med students fix up an old house over a weekend. Where a mass murder occurred 10 years earlier. Mayhem ensues.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, bondage, slasher, violence, campfire story, serial killer, danger, gory, medical school, psychopath, haunted house, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.8
 499
Camp Slaughter (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While searching for a way out of the woods, a group of lost friends stumble upon Camp Hiawatha and take up with the teens who are bunking there. But the party's over when they discover that this camp is literally stuck in a time warp -- 1981, ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, slasher, serial killer, psychopath, teenage life, danger, crimes, youth, deadly, gory, in the woods, stalking ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Reykjavik Whale Watching Massacre (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Iceland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An epic tale about a group of whale watchers, whose ship breaks down and they get picked up by a whale fisher vessel. The Fishbillies on the vessel has just gone bust, and everything goes out of control.
Style: scary, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: psychopath, confined, escapades, slasher, survival, gory, ship, deadly, danger, crimes, death, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.3
 998
Blood Hook (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: During a local fishing contest, people are being mysteriously dragged into the lake and killed by a giant fish hook. After a sufficient number of deaths, the killer is finally revealed.
Style: realistic, serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, slasher, parody, blood, lake, fishing, teenage life, voyeurism, isolation, murderous pair, serial killer, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Legion of the Dead (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two guys, handsome William and his side kick Luke have just started their trip through the beautiful California desert when they're kidnapped by the notorious Psycho Mike, The Kern River Killer. Securing their escape through hilarious means and ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Plot: psychopath, murder, vampire, desert, uncover truth, deadly, danger, zombie, deadly creature, supernatural, supernatural ability, hitman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Slaughterhouse (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The owner of a slaughterhouse facing foreclosure instructs his 350lbs, mentally retarded son to go on a killing spree against the people who want to buy his property.
Style: dark humor, scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, slaughterhouse, vengeance, gory, mentally challenged, deadly, danger, buddies, murder, rock, police investigation, pig ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.5
 1K
Dark Reel (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Murder, mystery and mayhem as B movie fan, Adam Waltz, wins Walk on Role in a film Featuring Scream Queen, Cassie Blue (Tiffany Shepis). Thinking his luck had changed for the better he steps into chaos with a killer loose and no one on the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Plot: murder, serial killer, slasher, danger, gory, chaos and mayhem, actor's life, ghost, film within a film, male female relationship, blood, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1950s, 2000s, 50s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.3
 12K
2001 Maniacs (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On their way to Spring Break, college kids take a detour through an old Southern town. The people of Pleasant Valley insist the kids stay for their annual barbecue celebration... but instead of getting a taste of the old South, the old South gets a ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, scary, rough, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, racism, serial killer, violence spree, gory, slasher, violence, gays and lesbians, animal cruelty, american civil war, psychopath, cannibalism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, southern usa, florida, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.0
 10K
Motel Hell (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Farmer Vincent kidnaps unsuspecting travellers and is burying them in his garden. Unfortunately for his victims, they are not dead. He feeds his victims to prepare them for his roadside stand. His motto is: It takes all kinds of critters...to make ...
Style: scary, rough, humorous, semi serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, gory, criminal heroes, woman in danger, family in danger, psychopath, misfit, deadly, danger, crimes, stalking, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 4.6
 2K
Jason Z (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: At an exclusive, secluded North American ski resort up on Mount Rocky Summit, brutal slashing, severing and beheading on a group of teenagers are taking place and are believed to be the work of a mysterious skier dressed in black.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Plot: snowboard, slasher, danger, serial killer, psychopath, crimes, gory, skiing, teenage life, survival, deadly, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Microwave Massacre (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A guy kills his wife because she's a bad cook.
Style: offbeat, rough, sexual, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, prostitute, serial killer, microwave oven, cannibal, deadly, danger, investigation, strong violent content, crime, buddies, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Bloody Bloody Bible Camp (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1977 a group of young, horny, out of control Christians are spending a fun filled weekend at the mountain lakeside Happy Day Bible Camp. One by one these youthful sinners pay a BLOODY penance for their misdeeds. Flash forward 7 years, when ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, humorous, dark humor, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, psychopath, camp, deadly, danger, nun, crimes, profanity, catholicism, death, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s, year 1977
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Last Horror Film (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A New York taxi driver stalks a beautiful actress attending the Cannes Film Festival, which coincides with a series of violent killings of the lady's friends.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: stalking, slasher, serial killer, mentally unstable, investigation, obsession, murder, psychopath, taxi, stalker, uncover truth, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, new york, europe, usa, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Orphan Killer (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The Orphan Killer is a tour de force murder flick that defies classification. It goes far beyond current trends in gore and breaks open a new suffering genre of horror. Marcus Miller is a serial murderer hellbent on teaching his estranged sister ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, dark ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, danger, vengeance, siblings relations, serial killer, orphan, deadly, haunted by the past, crimes, family relations, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Blood Dolls (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Virgil, an eccentric freak billionaire, spends his days being a "biological inventor." The "blood dolls," his newest creation, aid him in getting revenge on those who betrayed him.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, rivalry, betrayal, supernatural, psychopath, experiment gone awry, slasher, crimes, danger, vengeance, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Penetration Angst (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Helen finds herself having intimacy problems with men. Her private parts are devouring all lovers and leaving her with an insatiable thirst for blood. In order to satisfy her cravings she becomes a prostitute which leads to a death filled tale of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, sexy, erotic, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, murder, femme fatale, serial killer, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, deadly, danger, gory, debauchery, rape, siamese twins ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Sleepaway Camp II: Unhappy Campers (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Angela Baker, a psychotic transsexual, escapes from a mental hospital and surfaces at a summer camp as a counselor who lectures her teenage charges on proper moral behavior. Those teens who break her strict rules -- from the camp chatterbox or a ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, horror spoof
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, slasher, camp, psychopath, murder, serial killer, danger, rivalry, youth, deadly, crimes, mystery ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Out of the Dark (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An employee at a telephone fantasy service helps hunt for the killer preying on her silken-voiced colleagues.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, phone sex, murder, psychopath, police detective, mystery, danger, who done it, woman in danger, stalking, prostitute, phone terror ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.7
 3K
Nightmare (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A drug-treated schizophrenic plagued by horrible nightmares escapes from the hospital and goes on a killing spree.
Style: disturbing, psychological, bleak, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, slasher, stalking, serial killer, psychopath, violence, gore, nightmare, knife murder, danger, youth, crimes ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: florida, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Luther the Geek (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: As a young child Luther The Geek or "The Freak" witnesses a band of men goading a geek (a man who bites off chicken's heads and drinks the blood) into performing. In the ensuing hullabaloo, Luther bites his lip and likes the taste of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, scary, serious
Plot: murder, slasher, geek, blood, shotgun, chicken, shower, crimes, rivalry, danger, mind game, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.8
 4K
Popcorn (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A horror film festival, held in a theater which was once the scene of a tragic fire, turns into a real life horror show.
Style: scary, offbeat, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, psychopath, killing spree, movie theatre, revenge, knife murder, gory, halloween, youth, hidden identity ...
Time: 50s, 70s, 90s, 1990s, 20th century ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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