Movies like Dark Places 2005

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Dark Places (2005)
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Dark Places (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Keri Walker is a drug-addicted prostitute who ends up killing her latest john in self-defense. She finds shelter at a place run by a couple who find pleasure in others' pain. The haven house turns into a hell house and Keri must do whatever she can to stay alive.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary, surreal
Plot: prostitute, life is a bitch, crimes, drug abuse, addiction, danger, deadly, sexual relations, couples, gory, murder, curses spells and rituals, death, drugs, blood, surrealism, gore
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and realistic films with plots about deadly, crimes, murder, danger, gory, life is a bitch and slasher mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Dark Places: China White Serpentine (2003), Nails (2003), Hoboken Hollow (2006), Soft for Digging (2001), Face (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
China White Serpentine (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Dave's brother Trent was enticed by dark forces and entrapped in a lair of sin. Trent was under the control of Tracey, the drug-dealing seductress who had spun this web of wrongdoing. It was a world of erotic indulgence, frequent drug use, and ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Plot: mind game, femme fatale, investigation, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, obsession, life is a bitch, supernatural, survival, drug abuse, addiction, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
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95%
 5.5
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Nails (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Russia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A professional hit man retires to his colorless apartment but soon starts to suffer from horrible headaches and hears voices. In order to cure himself, he hammers a nail into his skull.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, surreal, serious, scary ...
Plot: hitman, deadly, crimes, danger, life is a bitch, addiction, masochist, psychopath, gory, self mutilation, murder, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Hoboken Hollow (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As Trevor drifts through Texas on collision course with a nightmare he is still haunted by the evils of the war he recently returned from and a promise he failed to keep. When a stranger offers a ride, Trevor finds himself battling the brutal ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: psychopath, deadly, danger, crimes, haunted by the past, gory, farm, murder, bondage, torture, kidnapping, hitchhiker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Soft for Digging (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A man wanders into the woods in search of his cat and witnesses a murder
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: murder, danger, crimes, isolation, deadly, witness, afterlife, ghost, haunted by the past, excavation, very little dialogue, corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 1K
Face (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lee Hyun-min, who works reconstructing faces from skull, quits his work in a institute to stay with his Beta-allergic daughter Jin that was submitted to a transplant of heart by the specialist Dr. Yoon. The newcomer researcher to the institute Jung ...
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, ghost, supernatural, danger, police investigation, psychopath, prostitute, race against time, vampire, mystery, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.4
 318
Dead Creatures (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of women afflicted with a horrible disease (which forces them to cannibalism) try to support one another.
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, rivalry, life is a bitch, gory, chaos, survival, deadly, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, plague, murder, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Cookers (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After stealing a huge stash of drugs, speed freaks Hector and Dorena plan to cook up an enormous batch of crystal meth and get rich quick. Hector's old buddy Merle has the perfect hideout/meth lab: an old, abandoned farmhouse in the woods where ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, scary, serious, realistic
Plot: laboratory, drug dealing, hallucination, paranoia, old dark house, supernatural, ghost, addiction, deadly, drug abuse, life is a bitch, hidden door ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.7
 2K
Mask Maker (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A lucky couple hits the jackpot when they purchase a 19th century plantation home for pennies on the dollar. Determined to get rich quick, they invite their friends up for the weekend to celebrate their good fortune. It’s quickly apparent that the ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, deadly, danger, survival, curses spells and rituals, couples, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), slasher, dead woman, death, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 4.2
 818
Vampire Clan (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Five friends welcome real life vampirism into their lives. They cut their own wrists and let their friends drink from them. Rod, the leader, and a very psychotic young guy, ends up killing Heathers parents and stealing their car to go on a crazy ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, stylized, scary
Plot: murder, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, uncover truth, leadership, investigation, gory, slasher, suburbs, religions or cults, vampire, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 1990s, year 1996, 2000s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.6
 21
Tucked Away (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On the surface, Ray Ryan has it all. He's a successful advertising executive with a new promotion. He has a nice home and a beautiful fiancée. Underneath it all is a dark secret he's finding harder to hide. Ray's nightmares are ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: investigation, life is a bitch, deadly, crimes, murder, secret, abusive father, aging
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Nobody Loves Alice (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Nobody Loves Alice is about Alice, a sad and lonely woman who always dreamed of finding the right person to be with...
Style: serious, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: slasher, rivalry, crimes, infidelity, vengeance, couples, deadly, gory, obsession, female psychopath, loneliness, woman kills a man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.8
 661
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, religions or cults, hotel, graphic violence
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, isolation, danger, youth, deadly, crimes, in the woods, teenage life, graphic violence, slasher, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.6
 1K
Chop (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lance Reed is forced by a psychotic stranger to confront his duplicitous past. Seeking retribution for a crime, the man forces Lance to reveal his inner most secrets by systematically removing his limbs.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, humorous ...
Plot: psychopath, danger, deadly, crimes, gory, murder, paranoia, rivalry, save the planet, ambush, leather jacket, gun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Easter Bunny, Kill! Kill! (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Remington, a murderous grifter cons his way into a mother's heart, putting on a fatherly facade to her cherished son, Nicholas. But the second she leaves for work, a torrent of abuse rains upon the gentle boy... Source IMDB
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak
Plot: murder, pedophile, vengeance, psychopath, life is a bitch, crimes, deadly, buddies, sexual abuse, dishonesty, cons and scams, holiday horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
We Are What We Are (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A middle-aged man dies in the street, leaving his widow and three children destitute. The devastated family is confronted not only with his loss but with a terrible challenge - how to survive. For they are cannibals. They have always existed on a ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, murder, danger, family problems, family in crisis, deadly, curses spells and rituals, cannibalism, death of father, violence, survival, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.3
 9K
Lovely Molly (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Newlywed Molly moves into her deceased father's house in the countryside, where painful memories soon begin to haunt her.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary
Plot: haunted by the past, drug addiction, losing-it hero, life is a bitch, nobody believes, woman in danger, isolation, addiction, drug abuse, deadly, newlyweds, psychosis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.1
 851
The Thirst (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Maxx and his girlfriend Lisa are a pair of recovering drug addicts whom are recruited by a clan of sex & violence crazed vampires led by the egotistical and charismatic Darius. But to become members, Maxx and Lisa have to give up their ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, suspense, rough, serious ...
Plot: vampire, terminal illness, blood, dangerous attraction, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, life is a bitch, deadly, leadership, couples, gory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Stash (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bud's a good ole' boy brought up on Bluegrass and Moonshine. While supplying the surrounding counties with its Marijuana supply, Bud has a hefty growing operation. However, this is not Bud's only secret. He has a much darker one. One ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, rough, scary ...
Plot: confined, danger, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, life is a bitch, survival, gory, small town, drug abuse, sexual abuse, female prisoner ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Bath Salt Zombies (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: In a punk-rock homage to "Reefer Madness," two plot threads intertwine: a hapless junkie falls victim to "Bath Salts" addiction, while a police detective attempts to uncover and stamp out a new strain of designer drug products.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: zombie, plague, danger, deadly, life is a bitch, swat, cannibal, murder, drug abuse, violence, junkie, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Savage Harvest 2: October Blood (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Tyge Murdock, a successful director of low-budget horror films, has been chasing monsters his whole life. When an actor is accidentally killed on the set of his latest production, Tyge returns to his hometown to reassess his life. But all new ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: vengeance, supernatural, deadly, mentally unstable, rivalry, danger, filmmaking, captivity, homecoming, isolation, gory, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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: suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, danger, serial killer, couples, psychopath, deadly, murder, crimes, confined, isolation, strong violent content, boarding school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Black Dahlia Haunting (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: While investigating the murder of her father by her blind younger brother, a young woman disturbs the vengeful spirit of Elizabeth Short, known in legend as "The Black Dahlia".
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak, scary ...
Plot: ghost, murder, true crime, mystery, supernatural, redemption, life is a bitch, crimes, deadly, gory, paranormal phenomena, extrasensory perception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 157
The 7th Hunt (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: For Gothic Callie, her deaf sister Ariel, computer nerd Chris, popular Sarah, and misogynist Ricky, their evening plans are about to be re-written. Taken to an abandoned military training school, they finds themselves the target of 5 sadistic ...
Style: gothic, bleak, rough, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: gory, rivalry, danger, crimes, deadly, mute or deaf, murder, chases and races, tape over mouth, blood, tied feet, assassin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Wrong Woman (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this fresh take on Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Wrong Man,” Ellen Plainview, a sweet, caring, working wife and mother, answers the door one afternoon to learn that she is under arrest for attempted murder.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: murder, legal action, law enforcement, love affair, couples, couple relations, crimes, court case, society, female protagonist, deadly, prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
I Didn't Come Here to Die (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The story of six young volunteers working on a humanitarian project in the woods. Horrific accidents, rash decisions and the unpredictability of human nature leads them all to the same disturbing conclusion.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: gory, crimes, deadly, human nature, suicide by hanging, chainsaw, bare breasts, camp, obscene finger gesture, no cell phone signal, head bashed in, stopped by police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Warrior Class (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rookie lawyer Alec Brno has just been assigned the case of his career: exposing a billion-dollar oil scam led by a ruthless mafia boss. When he reluctantly falls for the gangster's beautiful but drug-addicted wife - also his key witness - Alec ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: legal, gangsters, courtroom, criminal's revenge, legal investigation, fall in love, dangerous attraction, hitman, dishonesty, rivalry, law enforcement, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.3
 630
Hallows' Eve (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Years after a tragic accident leaves a young child scarred for life, the people responsible pay - with their lives.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense ...
Plot: terrorism, crimes, deadly, danger, farm, youth, maniac, revenge, violence, prank, halloween, head cut in half ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.6
 502
My Pure Joy (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: On the outside Adam appears to be a normal teenager, but underneath...his mind has been so rotted by trauma from his past and the gory films he watches, that he has blurred the lines between reality and pretend! This prompts Adam to start killing ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: serial killer, obsession, terrorism, mentally unstable, crimes, slasher, deadly, gory, teenage life, youth, psycho, murder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.5
 986
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: murder, gory, psychopath, danger, crimes, slasher, isolation, confined, deadly, role playing, farm, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%