Movies like Silent Night, Bloody Night

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Silent Night, Bloody Night (1972)
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Silent Night, Bloody Night (1972)
Original name: Night of the Dark Full Moon
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A man inherits a mansion, which once was a mental home. He visits the place and begins to investigate some crimes that happened in old times, scaring the people living in the region.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, disturbing, scary, tense, mind bending, realistic, slasher, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, mental institution, murder, psychopath, holiday, haunted by the past, family in danger, ghost, supernatural, rivalry, who done it, small town life, winter, snow, mental disorder, house, haunted house, burned alive, woman with a gun, small town, killed during sex, crimes, factory, family problems, domestic disturbance ...
Time: 70s
Place: new england, usa

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Most similar movies to Silent Night, Bloody Night

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and suspense films with plots about deadly, murder, crimes, danger, serial killer, psychopath and gory mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Silent Night, Bloody Night: Salvage (2006), Killer Instinct (2001), Rise of the Dead (2007), When a Stranger Calls (1979), The Darkroom (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Salvage (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Claire Parker is going to die. At the hands of a sadistic and depraved killer, she will endure a terrifying, unimaginable brutal death--and it will all happen again. After being beaten, dragged, sliced, and stabbed, Claire awakens at work--where it ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, mind bending, slasher ...
Plot: time loop, psychopath, serial killer, death, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, murder, time travel, woman in danger, vengeance, destiny, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
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100%
Killer Instinct (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A series of unsolved crimes from the past prove to be the common thread in three stories that intertwine to reveal big problems in a small town.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, slasher
Plot: ghost, supernatural, psychopath, vengeance, haunted by the past, murder, small town life, dark and stormy night, game, sexual murder, strong violent content, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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62%
Rise of the Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: In the sleepy small town of Dudley, Ohio, a terrifying future awaits. Laura is almost raped by a normal lawyer who appears to have gone crazy. When her boyfriend, Jack Walther saves her by running him over with her car, the cops don't buy the ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological, scary ...
Plot: zombie, isolation, rivalry, supernatural, crimes, small town, possession, survival, murder, violence, ghost, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
When a Stranger Calls (1979)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A psychopathic killer terrorizes a babysitter, then returns seven years later to menace her again.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, serial killer, stalking, stalker, private detective, murder, vengeance, babysitting, home invasion, police investigation, psychopath, nanny ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 987
The Darkroom (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A teenage boy befriends an escapee from a mental institution who sees visions of horrible murders being committed.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, mental institution, mentally unstable, confined, crimes, mental illness, haunted by the past, escaped mental patient, nypd, mystery, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.5
 565
Plasterhead (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Every town has a local legend. Not all of them are deadly. Headed to Miami to celebrate winter break, a group of four college students from New Jersey take a detour into the bowels of rural West Virginia. There, the unwitting friends uncover a ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, supernatural, survival, crimes, psychopath, murder, violence, diner, small town, farm, rivalry, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Toolbox Murders (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A historic Hollywood hotel houses a supernatural evil. It's been subdued for decades - but when renovations start, a series of murders take place. It's up to our heroine to solve the mystery.
Style: slasher, rough, scary, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, supernatural, haunted by the past, mystery, old dark house, violence, neighbor, hotel, hollywood, teenage life, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Keep Watching (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A family imprisoned by intruders is forced to play a terrifying game of "Kill, Or Be Killed". As the night unfolds, the game's mysterious rules become clear, and the family realizes their nightmare is being streamed live to riveted ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, scary ...
Plot: home invasion, serial killer, hidden camera, murder, family in danger, mind game, isolation, psychopath, confined, manipulation, family secret, strangulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Pact II (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The sequel is set just weeks after Annie Barlow's deadly confrontation with the Judas Killer. In this elevated sequel, we meet June, a woman whose carefully constructed life is beginning to unravel due to lucid nightmares so awful they disturb ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, ghost, supernatural, haunted house, haunted by the past, woman in danger, crimes, violence, woman, deadly, danger, gore ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
I'll Always Know What You Did Last Summer (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Several teenagers in a small-town in Colorado concoct a July 4th prank based on a frightening legend that goes awry when their friend ends up accidentally killed; however, the teens agree to keep their involvement a secret from the authorities, who ...
Style: slasher, scary, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, prank, rock concert, small town, deadly creature, psychopath, who done it, vengeance, supernatural ability, supernatural, stalking, urban legend ...
Time: contemporary, year 2006, 2000s
Place: colorado, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.3
 579
XII (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A man found guilty of a crime against a minor is released from prison and returns to get revenge on the jury who sent him there.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, crimes, strong violent content, serial killer, violence, murder, masked killer, chase, escaped prisoner, comeback, killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Shallow Ground (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A naked teenage boy covered in blood appears at a remote sheriff's station one year after the brutal unsolved murder of a local girl. Now Sheriff Jack Shepherd, guilt ridden over the girl's murder, must confront his own demons as he ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, rough, slasher ...
Plot: mystery, investigation, riddles and clues, vengeance, law enforcement, crimes, psychopath, murder, small town, teenage life, serial killer, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Curtains (1983)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Six young actresses auditioning for a movie role at a remote mansion are targeted by a mysterious masked murderer.
Style: scary, slasher, serious, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, supernatural, stalking, maniac, psychopath, mental institution, crimes, down on your luck, snow, violence, masked killer ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
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Madhouse (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young psychiatric intern unearths secrets about the mental health facility in which he works.
Style: scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: mental institution, psychiatry, mental illness, mentally unstable, ghost, intern, murder, supernatural, investigation, psychopath, woman in danger, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Do You Wanna Know a Secret? (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As a night out on the town turns into a nightmare, six young college students must fight for their lives as a killer hunts them down.
Style: slasher, suspense, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, crimes, youth, stalking, woman in danger, vengeance, mystery killer, dark secret, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, violence, characters killed one by one ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Bleeding House (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Smiths -- a family with a secret past -- are visited by a sweet-talking southern gentleman who is looking for small town humanity. But they'll soon find out that kindness towards strangers is not always rewarded, and the secretive ...
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, surreal ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, mysterious character, psychopath, violent death, crimes, family problems, obsession, family life, haunted by the past, vengeance, family secret, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Madison County (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of college kids travel to a small, mountain town called Madison County to interview the author of a tell-all book on the accounts of several grisly murders that happened there. But when the kids get to Madison County, the author is no where ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspense, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, forest, uncover truth, murder, violence, redneck, masked killer, graphic violence, serial murder, danger, deadly, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Black Christmas (1974)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sorority house is terrorized by a stranger who makes frightening phone calls and then murders the sorority sisters during Christmas break.
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, macabre, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: christmas, murder, serial killer, sorority, serial murder, holiday, winter, violence, prank telephone call, mental illness, psychopath, psycho killer ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Stir of Echoes: The Homecoming (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A soldier returns home from the Iraq war only to be haunted by visions of the dead.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, murder, supernatural romance, family in danger, mental illness, uncover truth, supernatural ability, family problems, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, war veteran ...
Time: contemporary
Place: iraq, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Wizard of Gore (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the darkly phantasmagorical world of the carnival magician and sideshow hypnotist, the gruesome "illusions" of Montag the Magnificent are unique in that they seem to become retroactive reality long after the the tricks are done. Is it ...
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, surreal ...
Plot: serial killer, hypnosis, murder, police investigation, supernatural, mysterious character, mystery, mind game, psychopath, rivalry, crimes, wizards and magicians ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Incubus (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Stranded after a car accident, a medical school student and her friends try to find shelter - only to cross paths with a deranged killer.
Style: slasher, suspense, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, experiment gone awry, psychopath, supernatural, survival, confined, demonic possession, murder, isolation, mystery, escapades, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Fall Down Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A metropolitan city is in the grip of fear when rolling blackouts bring out a serial killer dubbed The Picasso Killer. One night, in the middle of a blackout, seven strangers become trapped in an office building as the killer hunts for Christie ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, suburbs, stalking, murder witness, christmas, isolation, murder, trapped, violence, crimes, empire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Little Erin Merryweather (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Once upon a time, death preyed upon a New England college campus. Rumors swirl that "if you see a flash of red, you're dead!" Local golden boy, Peter Bloom (David Morwick) investigates the grisly killings until the stakes grow higher ...
Style: suspense, slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, college, mystery, amateur detective, mind game, investigation, psychopath, stalking, journalism, crimes, youth, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new england, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Fingerprints (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fresh out of rehab, a young woman moves back in with her parents and sister, and soon becomes involved in a mystery that has left people in her town paralyzed.
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: ghost, rehabilitation, urban legend, murder, small town, uncover truth, missing child, haunted by the past, small town life, school, crimes, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.1
 6K
Mortuary (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A family moves to a small town in California where they plan on starting a new life while running a long-abandoned funeral home. The locals fear the place, which is suspected to be on haunted ground
Style: suspenseful, rough, slasher, atmospheric, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, afterlife, family in danger, murder, funeral home, small town, mysterious character, supernatural, crimes, mystery, family problems, starting over ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 2K
The Sight (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The American successful architect Michael Lewis travels to London with his partner and friend, the builder Jake, to refurbish an old hotel. Michael is having successive nightmares, and once in London, he realizes that twenty-one spirits are trying ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, ghost, afterlife, architect, supernatural, haunted by the past, law enforcement, crimes, supernatural ability, investigation, mind game, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Attic Expeditions (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Trevor Blackburn is accused of murdering his girlfriend, Faith, in a brutal ritual. He's sentenced to live in an experimental rehabilitation community and falls into a coma. When he wakes up, he meets the mysterious Dr. Elk, who tortures Trevor ...
Style: disturbing, rough, psychological, suspense, serious ...
Plot: mental institution, murder, mental illness, surgery, psychopath, mind game, supernatural, losing-it hero, mad scientist, supernatural ability, ghost, mentally unstable ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Bloody Murder 2: Closing Camp (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Trevor Moorhouse returns! Coming to Placid Pines is difficult for Tracy, who's brother, Jason, was one of Trevor's victims near the end of the original. When Tracy's nightmares begin to come true as one by one the counselors are ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, violence spree, crimes, who done it, woman in danger, summer camp, youth, rivalry, haunted by the past, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.2
 8K
Silent Night (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The police force of a remote Midwestern town search for a killer Santa Claus who is picking off citizens on Christmas Eve.
Style: slasher, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, christmas, holiday horror, small town, law enforcement, graphic violence, winter, crimes, holiday, judiciary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.7
 1K
The Barber (2002)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the small town of Revelstoke, Alaska, local barber Dexter is surprised to learn that the body of Lucy Waters has been discovered. Having killed this woman, days ago, he hoped her body wouldn't be found until spring. Through the eyes of a ...
Style: psychological, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, mind game, psychopath, small town, investigation, isolation, murder, mystery, social relations, small town sheriff, darkness, empire ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%