Movies like Summer Scars

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Summer Scars (2007)
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Summer Scars
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, scary, realistic, psychological, suspense
Plot: school, hostages, coming of age, in the woods, family in danger, kidnapping, teenage life, kids in trouble, confined, youth, crimes, danger, survival, gang, gays and lesbians, mind game, psychopath, disability, life is a bitch, rivalry, captive, psycho, wrongful imprisonment, bullying, british ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Eden Lake
Horror, Thriller
UK
91 min.
 6.8
Strange Circus
Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Japan
108 min.
 7.1
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Most similar movies to Summer Scars

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and scary films with plots about deadly, crimes, danger, rivalry, psychopath, murder and confined mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Summer Scars: Axed (2012), Show Me (2004), Cherry Tree Lane (2010), Sick Girl (2007), Wilderness Survival for Girls (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Axed
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A strict father loosens up enough to let his children take a day off school for a trip to the countryside. But things turn darker when the family realize he is planning to make it their last outing ever.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: gory, family in danger, in the woods, isolation, countryside, psychopath, danger, deadly, family relations, unemployment, slasher, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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 5.9
 393
Show Me
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When two squeegee kids descend upon Sarah and her luxury sedan, the fuse is lit on a tense cat and mouse tale of captors and captives. Sarah is forced to continue her trip to an isolated cottage where the twisted trio bait and entice one another in ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, rough, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, sexual relations, confined, crimes, danger, gays and lesbians, hostages, mind game, captivity, isolation, teenage life, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   87%
    User:   100%
 
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Cherry Tree Lane
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Prosperous professional couple Mike and Christine are settling in for a standard evening of wine, TV and low-level marital hostility when a ring on their doorbell changes everything. Turns out their son Sebastian is in a little trouble with some ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, disturbing ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   86%
    User:   81%
 
 4.6
 921
Sick Girl
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Izzy is raising her younger brother, Kevin, by herself. Their parents are deceased and her older brother, Rusty, is away in the Marines. When Izzy learns that her little brother is being bullied at school, she does what any unstable, psychopathic, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, disturbing ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   84%
    User:   71%
 
Wilderness Survival for Girls
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: serious, sexual, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, coming of age, high school, high school life, teenage life, wilderness, in the woods, mystery, youth, mysterious character, lesbian, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Broken
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After dating a wonderful man, Hope comes back home, sees her daughter Jennifer and goes to sleep. She wakes-up in the woods with a psychopath...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: psychopath, in the woods, gory, slasher, mind game, survival, vengeance, captivity, kidnapping, forest, family in danger, confined ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   90%
 
 6.3
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Mother's Day
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Crazed members of a sadistic family return to their childhood home to terrorize the new owners.
Style: serious, disturbing, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: mentally unstable, domestic disturbance, mind game, violence spree, parents and children, psychopath, siblings relations, hostage, photograph, pistol, family in danger, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   74%
 
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Mischief Night
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Young Emily Walton, who has suffered from psychosomatic blindness ever since the car accident that took her mother's life, must summon every instinct at her disposal to protect herself and her loved ones from a mysterious intruder
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: psychopath, confined, crimes, danger, deadly, misfit, survival, isolation, teenage life, disability, youth, asthma inhaler ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   59%
 
 6.8
 67K
Eden Lake
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eden Lake is a relentlessly tense and immaculately paced horror-thriller about modern youth gone wild. When a young couple goes to a remote wooded lake for a romantic getaway, their quiet weekend is shattered by an aggressive group of local kids. ...
Style: bleak, brutal, suspense, bad ending, bloody ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: survival, gory, chase, murder, gang, brutality, revenge, forest, teenagers, torture, insanity, death of protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   53%
 
 4.4
 999
The Mooring
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Every 40 seconds a person goes missing. In northern Idaho, a group of teenage girls attended a summer camp to help them connect with nature without technology. They were told it would be a summer of change. As the girls' houseboat is suddenly ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, psychopath, camp, danger, in the woods, escapades, lake or river, serial killer, youth, chase, on the run, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   56%
 
 4.3
 646
Bad Reputation
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A high school girl wrongly branded as the school slut embraces her 'bad reputation' and takes revenge on the kids who have made her life a living hell.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: juvenile delinquency, school, suburbs, vengeance, teenage love, high school life, crimes, deadly, rape and revenge, domineering mother, rape victim, castration ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   59%
 
 5.8
 951
Senseless
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Elliott Gast (Jason Behr) is quickly climbing the corporate ladder of international commerce, negotiating deals to generate large fortunes for giant corporations. His success makes him the target for political extremists who kidnap him and broadcast ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, prison, missing person, reality, crime, prison life, confined, crimes, danger, hostages, politics, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   62%
 
Dead in 3 Days
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Nina and her high school friends receive eerie text messages declaring that they will all die within three days, they dismiss it as a hokey prank -- until one by one, the pals start turning up dead in the alpine countryside. With the cops ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, gory, serial killer, slasher, who done it, psychopath, crimes, sms, lake, police officer, hospital, knife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   52%
 
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The Disappeared
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Following the disappearance of his younger brother Tom, Matthew Ryan tries to put his life and sanity back together. However the past keeps coming back to haunt him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: gory, ghost, dealing with death, siblings relations, haunted by the past, missing person, crimes, family problems, family relations, working class, best friends, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   51%
 
Are You in the House Alone?
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: psychopath, rock, high school, mentally unstable, mystery, mind game, school, stalking, danger, deadly, best friends, terrorism ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   52%
 
Lady in a Cage
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A woman trapped in a home elevator is terrorized by a group of vicious hoodlums.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: crime, murder, elevator, serial killer, isolation, kidnapping, violence, brutality, violent, hostages, prison, pornography ...
Time: 60s
Place: australia, los angeles, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   54%
 
 6.2
 5K
Restraint
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two fugitives land in hot water when they take a hostage who poses a threat to their well-being.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, fugitives, hostages, mentally unstable, on the run, crime gone awry, mansion, shotgun, hostage, robbery, champagne, seduction ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   49%
 
 6.0
 2K
The New Kids
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A brother and sister arrive in a small town to help their relatives run an amusement park, and they find the town is terrorized by a local street gang.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: gang, orphan, small town, young heroes, small town life, kids in trouble, school dance, bullying, bully, amusement park, street gang, high school ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   41%
 
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 5.6
 2K
Acolytes
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three teens blackmail a serial killer into helping them get rid of a violent bully.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, high school, crime, suburbs, slasher, in the woods, mind game, mystery, vengeance, high school life, murder, handcuffs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   52%
 
 4.8
 2K
Repentance
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, tense, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, psychopath, confined, danger, deadly, family in danger, crimes, rivalry, american horror, slasher, maniac, psycho ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   37%
 
The Cellar Door
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, gory, master criminal, serial killer, slasher, mind game, stalking, survival, obsession, captivity, isolation, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   47%
 
 5.3
 102
Blind Turn
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Samantha Holt had the perfect life with a handsome fiancée and a future that couldn’t look brighter. But an unexpected turn on a dark lonely road puts her on a collision course with Bruce Miller, a devoted family man who descends into madness ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, scary, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, vengeance, captivity, mystery, woman in danger, confined, crimes, family tragedy, drunk driving, danger, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   37%
 
Held for Ransom
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Held for Ransom is a 2000 direct-to-video film about five high-school students that are kidnapped and held for ransom in a remote swamp area in Florida. It was directed and written by Lee Stanley based on the novel by Lois Duncan.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, hostages, murderous pair, crime, one man army, bus, school, high school, family in danger, wilderness, hijacking, confined ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   43%
 
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Nobody Gets Out Alive
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of college students escape their troubled lives but only to find themselves fighting for their lives from a revenge seeking mad man.
Style: serious, rough, scary, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, gory, camp, slasher, in the woods, survival, teenage life, crimes, danger, deadly, vengeance, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   41%
 
Strange Circus
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The erotic novelist Taeko is writing a morbid story of a family destroyed by incest, murder and abuse. Her assistant, Yuji, sets on a mission to uncover the reality of this story, but the reality might be too much to bear.
Style: serious, disturbing, suspenseful, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: incest, school, dealing with death, mystery, gory, sexual abuse, child abuse, prostitute, dysfunctional family, mental illness, kids in trouble, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   44%
 
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Chaos
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Emily and her friend Angelica go to a rave in the woods, and when they arrive, they meet a stranger called Swan that promises some Exstasy for the girls. They follow him to a cabin into the forest where they meet the sadistic gang leaded by the ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: in the woods, violence spree, gory, sexual abuse, crime, kidnapping, murder, confined, crimes, deadly, psychopath, gang ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   37%
 
 5.7
 17K
Deadgirl
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When high school misfits Rickie and JT decide to ditch school and find themselves lost in the crumbling facility of a nearby abandoned hospital, they come face-to-face with a gruesome discovery: a body of a woman stripped naked, chained to a table ...
Style: psychological, scary, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, sexual abuse, high school, zombie, coming of age, kidnapping, hospital, teenager, torture, mental institution, strong sexual content, pornography ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   35%
 
 6.4
 4K
Like Minds
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A forensic psychologist must determine if a minor should be charged with murder.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological, suspense
Plot: school, mysterious character, mystery, serial killer, investigation, crime, mind game, doctors and patients, murder, boarding school life, psychopath, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   33%
 

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The Keeper
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an apparently exemplary cop abducts and secretly imprisons a beautiful dancer, a deadly battle of wills between captor and captive ensues.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, missing person, psychopath, hostages, crime, mentally unstable, small town, serial killer, slasher, mind game, stripper, deputy sheriff ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   44%
 
 4.6
 3K
Ripper
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A massacre survivor (A.J. Cook) studies serial killers under a famous expert (Bruce Payne), but her classmates soon start dying at the hands of a Jack the Ripper copycat.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, gory, slasher, mind game, college, stalking, haunted by the past, teenage life, who done it, woman in danger, psychopath, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   29%
 
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