Movies like Haunts

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Haunts (1976)
 4.8
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Haunts (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman haunted by psychosexual nightmares begins to believe her father is responsible for a series of scissor-murders.
Style: slasher, scary, psychological, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: murder, zombie, village, serial killer, supernatural, repression, mental illness, farm, small town, crimes, ghost, psychopath, religions or cults, supernatural ability, mystery, dangerous animal, village life, mentally unstable, danger, small town life, curses spells and rituals, gory, deadly, social relations, nightmare ...
Time: 70s

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Most similar movies to Haunts

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and slasher films with plots about deadly, crimes, danger, murder, supernatural, serial killer and gory mostly in Horror, Comedy and Thriller genres. Some movies like Haunts: Blood Descendants (2007), Forever Evil (1987), Spiker (2007), Cataclysm (1980), Scar (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Blood Descendants (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A hundred years after being brutally murdered by the justice-seeking citizens of a small town, a supernatural killer fulfills his promise to return from the grave and seek vengeance against the descendents of the people who slaughtered him.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Plot: deadly, supernatural, ghost, danger, crimes, psychopath, murder, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.3
 315
Forever Evil (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The sole survivor of a backwoods massacre investigates the incident with the help of a photographer and a police officer. Soon, it becomes clear that they're up against nothing less than an ancient god!
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, slasher
Plot: serial killer, zombie, supernatural, ghost, college, murder, religions or cults, crimes, mentally unstable, deadly, rivalry, mystery ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 2.4
 431
Spiker (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A nightmare come to life, the Spiker is a massive pink-eyed albino and a maniac killing machine whose physical endurance borders on the fantastic. He escapes from an asylum and returns to the small town he terrorized years before, where he slashed ...
Style: slasher, tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, danger, stalking, deadly, crimes, small town, murder, evil man, ghost, albino, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 3.9
 595
Cataclysm (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Police detective, Mitchell, investigating the death of a victim of a Nazi concentration camp discovers a nightclubbing playboy who has strange powers over women and is seemingly ageless.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, demonic
Plot: supernatural, religions or cults, police detective, vengeance, riddles and clues, curses spells and rituals, battles, gory, crimes, deadly, rivalry, mentally unstable ...
Time: 70s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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6140
 3.2
 317
Scar (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While hiking in a remote forest, college student Zack disappears, leaving nothing but a bloody trail for his traumatized friend Tom. Now a year later and plagued by nightmares, Tom returns to the woods with Zack's girlfriend Jenny in a last ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: murder, small town, investigation, serial killer, missing person, deadly, gory, mystery, crimes, danger, amateur detective, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 3.7
 312
Night Shadow (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alex, an up-and-coming TV journalist, returns to her hometown of Danford as local police attempt to cope with a series of brutal murders. The small town plunges into a state of panic and the murders--clearly the work of a monster, more beast than ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: small town, murder, werewolf, deadly, crime, serial killer, dangerous animal, human becomes animal, gory, journalism, crimes, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Mountaintop Motel Massacre (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After several years in an insane asylum, Evelyn, the keeper of the Mountaintop Motel, is released and resumes doing business. She kills her young charge out of anger, but convinces the police it was an accident - and pushed into insanity, she then ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic, suspense ...
Plot: murder, alcohol abuse, mentally unstable, hotel, psychopath, isolation, curses spells and rituals, serial killer, mystery, family in danger, insanity, maniac ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 3.4
 618
A Dead Calling (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young television reporter (or "investigative journalist") is attacked in her home, leading to her boyfriend being murdered. Six months later she returns to work in a smaller town, and stumbles across a house full of ghosts trying to call ...
Style: suspenseful, slasher, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, crimes, supernatural, deadly, danger, murder, small town life, terrorism, family problems, small town, journalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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3595
 4.7
 603
Home Sick (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A maniac with a suitcase full of razorblades unleashes a super human killer upon a group of kids in a small Alabama town. They must take up arms with a insane Chili enthusiast if they want to survive.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, survival, afterlife, ghost, crimes, deadly, danger, superhuman powers, supernatural, supernatural ability, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 3.7
 348
The Ripper (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An old antique ring turns a college professor into a homicidal maniac when he puts it on. The ring originaly belonged to Jack the Ripper, and the Ripper's spirit possesses whoever wears it.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: college, murder, supernatural, serial killer, deadly, small town, working class, small town life, curses spells and rituals, fall in love, makeup artist, gory ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Legend of Bloody Jack (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The legend of Jack The Ripper comes to real when one of his descendants revive him.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, rough
Plot: supernatural, murder, decapitation, forest, gory, psychopath, imaginary, serial killer, crimes, danger, legends and myths, city life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 4.8
 5K
Devour (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Friends become increasingly addicted to a video game that has an evil agenda.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychological, slasher
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, occult, high school, supernatural ability, youth, deadly, gory, teenage life, obsession, nightmare ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 4.8
 1K
The Child (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A newly-hired housekeeper in a remote area is alarmed to discover that her boss's eleven-year-old daughter is using her supernatural powers to take revenge on the people she holds responsible for her mother's death, with the aid of her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, slasher, serious, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, farm, nanny, danger, heroes, ghost, on the run, rescue, deadly, escapades, mentally unstable, supernatural ability ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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: slasher, suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, ghost, psychopath, nightmare, supernatural ability, deadly, mind game, serial killer, on the run, danger, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Horror Show (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Detective Lucas McCarthy finally apprehends "Meat Cleaver Max" and watches the electric chair execution from the audience. But killing Max Jenke only elevated him to another level of reality. Now Lucas' family is under attack, his ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, electric chair, supernatural, ghost, danger, supernatural ability, crimes, zombie, rivalry, deadly, supernatural romance, afterlife ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 3.6
 561
Born (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Mary Elizabeth goes to bed alone one night, still a twenty one year old virgin, and wakes up the next morning pregnant. Possessed by the demon fetus growing within her womb, Mary Elizabeth obeys her homicidal cravings to kill, for the sake of her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, slasher, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: danger, supernatural, religions or cults, pregnancy, gory, supernatural ability, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, mentally unstable, deadly, demon, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Amityville: It's About Time (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an old clock arrives at home as a gift, strange things begin to happen. The family that proudly assigned a privileged place to the clock in the living room, is unaware that this thing is a link to an old and evil house...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, gory, supernatural ability, danger, parents and children, murder, deadly, suburbs ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1992
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 3.3
 1K
Jack-O (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A long long time ago a wizard was put to death, but he swore vengeance on the townsfolk that did him in, particularly Arthur Kelly's family. Arthur had done the final graces on him when he came back to life as Mr. Jack the Pumpkin Man. The ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: small town, reincarnation, zombie, ghost, rivalry, supernatural ability, gore, halloween, danger, supernatural, mysterious character, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Wrestlemaniac (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: On their way to Caba San Lucas, the cast and crew of a low-budget film get lost and come upon "La Sangre De Dios", a ghost town with a spine-tingling legend about an insane Mexican wrestler. One by one, the cast and crew are snatched, ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, serious, scary
Plot: survival, obsessive quest, supernatural, rivalry, ghost, serial killer, psychopath, deadly creature, deadly, danger, vengeance, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Black Cat (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An American photographer (Mimsy Farmer) and a Scotland Yard inspector (David Warbeck) suspect a man's (Patrick Magee) cat of murder.
Style: gothic, serious, psychological, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, murder, village, black cat, investigation, uncover truth, mind game, mysterious character, mystery, danger, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 1.8
 229
Severed (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A ritualistic serial killer is beheading victims all over a city, and those surrounding the case are pulled into his world as they try and stop him.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, danger, psychopath, rivalry, supernatural, deadly, law enforcement, who done it, police detective, police investigation, bounty hunter ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 3.1
 136
Disturbed (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The quiet town of Quartz Hill is about to experience the worst night of the town's history. A notorious killer has escaped from death row with one thought on his mind. Revenge.
Style: psychological, slasher, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, vengeance, rivalry, psychopath, danger, stalking, deadly, crimes, murder, rape, chases and races, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Witchouse II: Blood Coven (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When an old house in a small town is razed to make way for a shopping mall, the crew unearths four unmarked graves. A professor from a nearby university is asked to find out who the bodies are, but when she and her students arrive in town and begin ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, small town, ghost, murder, demon, escapades, vengeance, crimes, deadly, rivalry, danger, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Satan's Playground (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: SATAN'S PLAYGROUND is a supernatural shocker chronicling a family's spine-tingling odyssey in New Jersey's legendary Pine Barrens region. En route to a wilderness camping retreat, their car inexplicably breaks down. As darkness falls, ...
Style: slasher, surreal, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, ghost, serial killer, danger, supernatural, supernatural ability, psychopath, isolation, survival, youth, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, europe, usa, texas, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 3.2
 252
Slaughtered (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Everyone's getting slaughtered in the pub tonight!
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, bar, danger, captivity, deadly, confined, zombie, death, violence, isolation, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.1
 361
The Undertow (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Six friends enter the strange town of Old Mines for a weekend float trip. They quickly realize that the town is not friendly to strangers, and they are pressured to leave by the police. When the friends decide to continue their float trip anyway, ...
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: backwoods, small town, survival, psychopath, serial killer, gory, wilderness, family in danger, supernatural, escapades, danger, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.3
 2K
976-Evil II (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After being bestowed with demonic powers following a phone call to Hell, a psychotic teacher begins a rampage of death and destruction in a small town, forcing a teen and her boyfriend to fight him off so that they can get away.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, obsession, high school, supernatural, chase, zombie, telephone call, ghost, investigation, rivalry, good versus evil, escapades ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
American Nightmare (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A deranged female serial killer stalks seven young people whom phone a radio call-in show to discuss their darkest fears and a night-long game of cat-and-mouse is put into motion by the darkly sinister-looking murderess.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, realistic, serious, scary ...
Plot: halloween party, murder, psychopath, crimes, crime, danger, chaos and mayhem, destiny, deadly, serial killer, sister sister relationship, female psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.2
 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, suspenseful, rough
Plot: perversion, serial killer, survival, psychopath, isolation, murder, mental illness, gory, mind game, danger, rescue, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.5
 2K
Dead Mary (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: During a fun-filled getaway at a remote lake, teenager Kim (Dominique Swain) and her friends unwittingly unleash a murderous spirit when they make the mistake of playing the game 'Dead Mary' in this horror story. The body count rises as ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, slasher, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, youth, urban legend, psychopath, survival, evil witch, ghost, buddies, danger, mind game, supernatural ability, zombie ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%