Movies like Madman

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Madman (1981)
 5.1
 6K
Madman (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At a summer camp for youths, cocky pre-teen calls out the name of mass serial killer "Madman Marz". Suddenly, counselors are being maimed and slaughtered in various ways by the backwoodsman who has returned when his name was called.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic, serious, bleak, sadistic, splatter, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, summer camp, camp counselor, murder, stalking, teenage life, psycho, wilderness, forest, supernatural, death, killing spree, back from the dead, psychopath, youth, crimes, exploitation, maniac, male nudity, axe murderer, survival, teenager, travel, mental disorder, bloodbath ...
Time: year 1980, 80s, year 1981
Place: new york

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Most similar movies to Madman

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out slasher, scary, cult film and serious films with plots about serial killer, psychopath, blood, violence, murder, psycho killer and gore mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Madman: Friday the 13th (1980), Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984), The Final Terror (1983), My Bloody Valentine (1981), Vacancy (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
 137K
Friday the 13th (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Camp counselors are stalked and murdered by an unknown assailant while trying to reopen a summer camp that was the site of a child's drowning.
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, maniac, camp, revenge, summer, teenager, monster, forest, brutality, survival, fear ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1958, 50s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Little Billy witnesses his parents being brutally murdered by Santa. Years later, when he has to fill in for an absent in-store Santa Claus, his childhood trauma materializes once again.
Style: slasher, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, christmas, santa claus, murder, survival, psychopath, obsession, orphan, winter, corporal punishment, mother superior, serial killer as protagonist ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1984, year 1974, year 1971
Place: salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Final Terror (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of friends and their girlfriends head out for what is expected to be a vacation of hiking, camping and a good time, but when a backwoods mama finds them on her turf, it becomes anything but a vacation.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, fugitives, backwoods, stalking, youth, camp, crimes, camping, forest, insanity ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: california, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Bloody Valentine (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twenty years ago in the sleepy mining town of Valentine Bluffs, a fatal mining disaster occurred on Valentine's Day while some of the crew was decorating for a party. The sole survivor of the accident killed the remaining crewmembers and warned ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, revenge, masked killer, killing spree, valentine's day, miner, love triangle, brutality, violence, characters killed one by one, chase, mental institution ...
Time: 80s, year 1960, year 1980
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Prom Night IV: Deliver Us from Evil (1991)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Carrying on the Prom Night tradition, this film begins back at Hamilton High School on Prom Night in 1957. As a young couple are enjoying a romantic moment together in the back seat of a car, they are interrupted by Father Jonas, a priest who ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, sexy, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, high school, murder, sex, teenage life, captivity, psychopath, youth, crimes, stalking, casual sex, monk ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Six years ago, Michael Myers terrorized the town of Haddonfield, Illinois. He and his niece, Jamie Lloyd, have disappeared. Jamie was kidnapped by a bunch of evil druids who protect Michael Myers. And now, six years later, Jamie has escaped after ...
Style: slasher, macabre, scary, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, serial killer, murder, masked killer, psychopath, torture, hospital, violence, death, supernatural, obsession, vengeance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, year 1989
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 100K
Vacancy (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young married couple becomes stranded at an isolated motel and find hidden video cameras in their room. They realize that unless they escape, they'll be the next victims of a snuff film.
Style: slasher, scary, macabre, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, trapped, survival horror, hotel, murder, estranged couple, hidden camera, hostage, voyeurism, chase, surveillance, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 11K
The Prowler (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A masked killer, wearing World War II U.S. Army fatigues, stalks a small New Jersey town bent on reliving a 35-year-old double murder by focusing on a group of college kids holding an annual Spring Dance.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, college, obsession, world war two, soldier, small town, vengeance, youth, homecoming, masked villain, love affair ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, year 1945, year 1980, 20th century ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the Crystal Lake Massacres, Jason is pronounced dead and taken to the hospital morgue, where he is mysteriously revived, allowing his diabolical killing spree to continue at the camp where the gruesome slaughtering began. But this time, in ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, splatter, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, morgue, forest, torture, serial teen killer, friday the thirteenth, masked killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), summer camp, murder, serial murder, lake ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984, future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.7
 269K
Halloween (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In John Carpenter's horror classic, a psychotic murderer, institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, suspense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, halloween, psychopath, masked killer, violence, small town, psychiatrist, death, murder, violent, strangulation, evil ...
Time: year 1978, 70s, year 1963, 80s, 20th century ...
Place: california, illinois, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Five years after the horrible bloodbath at Camp Crystal Lake, it seems Jason Voorhees and his demented mother are in the past. Paul opens up a new camp close to the infamous site, ignoring warnings to stay away, and a sexually-charged group of ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, suspense, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, summer camp, masked killer, murder, serial murder, psychopath, survival, crazy, demon, stalking, teenager, torture ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980, year 1984
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Friday the 13th Part III (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An idyllic summer turns into a nightmare of unspeakable terror for yet another group of naive counselors. Ignoring Camp Crystal Lake's bloody legacy, one by one they fall victim to the maniacal Jason who stalks them at every turn.
Style: slasher, scary, sexy, suspenseful, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, friday the thirteenth, masked killer, lake, murder, psychopath, summer camp, torture, killing spree, summer, camp, forest ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI (1986)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Determined to finish off the infamous killer Jason Voorhees once and for all, Tommy Jarvis and a friend exhume Jason’s corpse in order to cremate him. Things go awry when Jason is instead resurrected, sparking a new chain of ruthlessly brutal ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, masked killer, summer camp, torture, zombie, supernatural, serial murder, camp, nudity (full frontal - brief), psychopath, forest, dead teenager ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young girl who possesses the power of telekinesis accidentally causes her father's death after a family dispute at Crystal Lake. Years later, when a doctor tries to exploit her abilities, her power becomes a hellish curse, and she unwittingly ...
Style: slasher, scary, splatter, suspense, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, friday the thirteenth, torture, psychiatrist, summer camp, murder, supernatural, telekinesis, nudity (full frontal - brief), camp, dead teenager, violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Friday the 13th: A New Beginning (1985)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Homicidal maniac Jason returns from the grave to cause more bloody mayhem. Young Tommy may have escaped from Crystal Lake, but he’s still haunted by the gruesome events that happened there. When gory murders start happening at the secluded halfway ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), torture, hospital, mental institution, murder, psychopath, friday the thirteenth, teenager, masked killer, summer camp, violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Just Before Dawn (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five campers arrive in the mountains to examine some property they have bought, but are warned by the forest ranger Roy McLean that a huge machete-wielding maniac has been terrorising the area. Ignoring the warnings, they set up camp, and start ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, group of friends, maniac, serial killer, survival, murder, stalking, ranger, inbreeding, violence, wilderness, two killers ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.6
 6K
Dark Ride (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ten years after he brutally murdered two girls, a killer escapes from a mental institution and returns to his turf, the theme park attraction called Dark Ride. About to crash his path are a group of college kids on a road trip who stumble across the ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: amusement park, psychopath, serial killer, homicidal maniac, mental institution, murder, masked killer, crimes, youth, maniac, violence, on the road ...
Time: contemporary, year 1989, year 2003, year 1990
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Return to Sleepaway Camp (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's summer camp as usual at Camp Manabe where the kids torment each other for fun while the underpaid camp staff provides as little supervision as possible. Greedy camp owner Frank and junior partner Ronnie do their best to keep everyone in ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, murder, psycho killer, psychopath, who done it, serial killer, investigation, teenage life, obsession, mind game, crimes, bully ...
Time: 80s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday (1993)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jason Voorhees, the living, breathing essence of evil, is back for one fierce, final fling! Tracked down and blown to bits by a special FBI task force, everyone now assumes that he's finally dead. But everybody assumes wrong. Jason has been ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, bloody, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), violence, death, torture, supernatural, diner, forest, psychopath, vengeance, demon ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, year 2003
Place: new jersey, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
He Knows You're Alone (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A reluctant bride to be is stalked by a serial killer who only kills brides and the people around them. While her friends get whacked one by one, a hard boiled renegade cop whose bride had been killed years before tries to hunt him down before it is ...
Style: slasher, scary, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, chase, psychopath, murder, crimes, law enforcement, stalking, woman in danger, police detective, sadistic killer, wedding, police investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.6
 4K
Final Exam (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a small college in North Carolina, only a select few students are left to take mid terms. But, when a killer strikes, it could be everyone's final exam.
Style: slasher, serious, psychotronic, sadistic, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, college, prank, psychopath, murder, school, chase, graphic violence, teenage life, high school life, teachers and students, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Mutilator (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As a child, Ed was cleaning his father's hunting rifles for as part of a surprise birthday treat for his old man when one firearm accidentally discharges fatally striking his own mother in the back. His father, Jack Sr came home, saw his wife ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, serious, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, serial killer, psychopath, beach house, murder, massacre, stalking, vengeance, buddies, mentally unstable, youth, skinny dipping ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.9
 1K
The Forest (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A cannibal hermit living in the woods preys on campers and hikers for his food supply.
Style: slasher, sadistic, suspense, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: murder, forest, cannibal, psychopath, cannibalism, violence, terror, survival, sadism, stalking, adultery, group of friends ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Don't Go in the Woods (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Four backpackers decide to take a hike in the mountains of Utah. But within the woods lurks a killer. But who...or what...is it? The lazy local sheriff blames bears. But the escalating body count seems to point to a human killer. Ignoring the ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, survival, stalking, on the run, isolation, mental illness, wilderness, vengeance, group of friends, sadism ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Hills Have Eyes Part II (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of young and wild motocross racers venture through the desert and are stranded at an old mining ranch. They soon realize that they are being watched by a group of savage cannibals unknown to the civilized world. The film is full of ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, melancholic, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: desert, cannibalism, cannibal, serial killer, survival, violence, motorcycle, dog, psycho, raccoon, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.7
 4K
Anguish (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ophthalmologist's assistant with an unhealthy interest in human eyeballs goes on a killing spree to collect eyeballs for his overbearing mother's collection. Reality soon takes a bizarre turn, both for the characters and the audience.
Style: slasher, surreal, mind bending, suspense, psychedelic ...
Plot: serial killer, surrealism, homicidal maniac, two killers, evil doctor, psycho killer, survival, spirituality, teenager, mental disorder, obsession, murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, america, spain, los angeles, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Halloween: Resurrection (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Serial Killer Michael Myers is not finished with Laurie Strode, and their rivalry finally comes to an end. But is this the last we see of Myers? Freddie Harris and Nora Winston are reality programmers at DangerTainment, and are planning to send a ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, halloween, masked killer, murder, psychopath, survival, vengeance, monster, violence, internet, sibling relationship, stalking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Henry II: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1996)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Henry has wandered into a small town looking for work and a place to stay. He gets a job delivering and cleaning porto-potties and moves in with a co-worker until he gets his feet off of the ground. Henry and his new friend soon start to kill.
Style: slasher, scary, psychological, rough, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, crimes, violence, brutality, psycho, vengeance, runaway, catastrophe, sexualized violence, violent ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Dorm That Dripped Blood (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A crazed killer stalks college students who gave up their vacation to clean a deserted dormitory.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, stalking, crimes, supernatural, college life, college, school, law enforcement, isolation, who done it ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1981
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Silent Night, Deadly Night 2 (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After being traumatized by his brother Billy's murderous rampage years earlier, Ricky Caldwell has become a serial killer himself and is now living in a mental hospital. Relating his story to a psychiatrist, Ricky recounts the details of their ...
Style: slasher, tense, serious, psychological, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, christmas, holiday, murder, killer santa claus, psychopath, crimes, orphan, mental illness, obsession, mental institution, doctors and patients ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%