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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Strange Circus
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Lady in a Cage
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USA
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Most similar movies to Summer Scars

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and scary films with plots about crimes, deadly, danger, rivalry, psychopath, confined and murder mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Summer Scars: Wilderness Survival for Girls (2004), Axed (2012), Show Me (2004), Mischief Night (2013), Sick Girl (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: sexual, serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, high school, coming of age, high school life, teenage life, wilderness, in the woods, youth, mystery, mysterious character, lesbian, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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    User:   77%
 
 3.7
 830
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: serious, scary, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: gory, family in danger, isolation, in the woods, countryside, psychopath, danger, deadly, family relations, unemployment, slasher, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   90%
    User:   100%
 
 5.9
 394
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, psychological, serious, realistic, rough ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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    User:   100%
 
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary
Plot: psychopath, confined, crimes, danger, deadly, misfit, survival, isolation, teenage life, disability, youth, home alone ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   87%
 
 4.6
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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, realistic, scary, disturbing ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: mentally unstable, domestic disturbance, mind game, violence spree, parents and children, psychopath, siblings relations, pistol, hostage, photograph, family in danger, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   72%
 
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: gang, hostages, domestic disturbance, family in danger, confined, crimes, home invasion, revenge, danger, juvenile delinquency, vengeance, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   61%
 
The Seasoning House
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Seasoning House - where young girls are prostituted to the military. An orphaned deaf mute is enslaved to care for them. She moves between the walls and crawlspaces, planning her escape. Planning her ingenious and brutal revenge.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, drugs/alcohol, mute or deaf, vengeance, strong sexual content, sexual abuse, captivity, kidnapping, woman in danger, confined, prostitute, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   58%
 
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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, realistic, scary, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, psychopath, camp, danger, escapades, in the woods, lake or river, serial killer, youth, chase, on the run, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   62%
 
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, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: psychopath, rock, high school, mentally unstable, school, mystery, mind game, stalking, danger, deadly, best friends, terrorism ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   69%
 
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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, realistic, tense
Plot: kidnapping, psychopath, confined, danger, deadly, family in danger, crimes, rivalry, psycho, villain, terror, slasher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   67%
 
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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: rough, serious, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: psychopath, in the woods, gory, slasher, mind game, survival, vengeance, captivity, kidnapping, forest, family in danger, confined ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   57%
 
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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, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: prison, kidnapping, reality, missing person, prison life, crime, confined, crimes, danger, hostages, politics, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   62%
 
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, 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:   54%
    User:   49%
 
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, gory, slasher, who done it, psychopath, crimes, sms, hospital, knife, police, lake ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   49%
 
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:   52%
    User:   62%
 
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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, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: gang, orphan, small town, young heroes, small town life, kids in trouble, amusement park, bully, bullying, high school, decapitation, street gang ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   47%
 
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Found
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Marty is the ideal fifth grader. He gets good grades, listens to his teachers, and doesn't start trouble in class. But a darkness is beginning to fall over Marty's life. The kids at school won't stop picking on him, his parents just ...
Style: serious, scary, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, siblings relations, crimes, racism, bullying, white supremacist, danger, deadly, youth, coming of age, murder, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   57%
 
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: rough, serious, realistic, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, gory, camp, slasher, survival, in the woods, teenage life, crimes, danger, deadly, vengeance, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   56%
 
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, prison, hostages, pornography ...
Time: 60s
Place: australia, los angeles, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   39%
 
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, surreal, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: incest, school, mystery, dealing with death, gory, sexual abuse, child abuse, prostitute, dysfunctional family, mental illness, kids in trouble, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   42%
 
5150 Rue des Ormes
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 5150 ELM'S WAY is located at the end of a quiet street in a small town. When Yannick fell off his bike, he knocked at the door of the Beaulieu residence so he could clean the blood off his hands. But Jack Beaulieu and his family had other plans ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, psychological
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, kidnapping, chess, small town, confined, crimes, mentally unstable, unlikely criminals, vigilantism, obsession, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   44%
 
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Vinyan: Lost Souls
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, UK, Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A couple leaves the civilized world behind and descends into a living nightmare in this chilling horror thriller. Six months after losing her only child in the Southeast Asia tsunami, Jeanne (Emmanuelle Beart, Mission: Impossible) is convinced she ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, scary ...
Plot: tsunami, supernatural ability, gory, obsessive quest, jungle, survival, island, isolation, murder, missing person, stranded, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand, asia, burma
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System:   42%
    User:   45%
 
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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: psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, fugitives, hostages, mentally unstable, on the run, crime gone awry, lie, champagne, seduction, robbery, hostage, shotgun ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
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System:   41%
    User:   42%
 
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The Tomb
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Based on a story by the master of outrageous horror, H.P. Lovecraft, this bloodcurdling film introduces the "Puppetmaster." Imprisoning a group of people in a living hell of darkness and death the Puppetmaster controls the fate of each ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Plot: crimes, prison, gory, danger, deadly, serial killer, ancient mystery, survival, cons and scams, destiny, woman in danger, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   41%
    User:   35%
 
Hidden in the Woods
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of two sisters who have been raised in isolation, subjected to the torment of their abusive, drug dealing father. When they finally decide to report him to the police, he kills the two officers and is put in jail. But things go from bad to ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: gory, strong sexual content, dysfunctional family, in the woods, life is a bitch, danger, on the run, sexual abuse, vengeance, gore, siblings relations, kids in trouble ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   37%
 
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Craig
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: CRAIG is a lonely, somewhat awkward, young man trying to recover from losing his parents in a big fire. Besides a friend from childhood, in one go he looses everyone he cares about. The friend, Cliff, isn't of much use either. He has his own ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, psychological ...
Plot: cult, serial killer, suburbs, gory, mental illness, murder, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, vengeance, suburban life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   39%
    User:   43%
 

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Gone
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A contemporary psychological thriller in which a young British couple travelling through the Australian outback become involved with a mysterious and charismatic American whose motive for imposing his friendship upon them becomes increasingly ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: mysterious character, wilderness, mind game, couple relations, psychopath, crimes, deadly, australian, dishonesty, couples, infidelity, missing person ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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System:   39%
    User:   35%
 
Bloody Murder
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Julie McConnell is one of a dozen camp counselors working to re-open a summer camp when a series of murders and disappearances begin commited by a hockey masked killer who may be the urban legend killer Trevor Moorehouse. When Julie looks into the ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
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Time: 90s
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System:   38%
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