Movies like Tomie: Re-birth

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Tomie: Re-birth (2001)
 5.4
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Tomie: Re-birth (2001)
Original name: 富江 re-birth
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Young art student Hideo paints an unnerving portrait of Tomie, who whispers that she loves him. Inexplicably, he reacts by stabbing her to death with a painting trowel. Two friends, Takumi and Shunichi, arrive on the scene and help him dispose of the body. To cheer him up, the boys take the unwitting murderer to the nearest bar for a party... but a mysterious girl named Tomie shows up, bearing a few odd physical resemblances to the dead girl in the ground. Soon Hideo winds up a bloody mess in the bathroom stall, and his two compatriots are assaulted with a series of bizarre events in which Tomie possesses other girls' bodies, winds up a yammering severed head with claw-like arms, and taunts them no matter how often they kill her.
Style: psychological, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, slasher, surprise ending
Plot: murder, vengeance, ghost, supernatural, investigation, afterlife, crimes, law enforcement, mind game, reincarnation, insanity, back from the dead, serial killer, psychopath, performer's life, supernatural ability, good versus evil, strong violent content, escapades, rivalry, monster, painter, violence, forest, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and slasher films with plots about deadly, crimes, murder, danger, supernatural, gory and ghost mostly in Horror, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like Tomie: Re-birth: Tomie vs Tomie (2007), Tomie: Beginning (2005), Tomie: Replay (2000), Severed (2002), Hellraiser: Hellworld (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Tomie vs Tomie (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Partially based on "The Gathering" in the Tomie manga. A young man with a past begins work in a factory, where he attracts the amorous attention of a mysterious woman who lurks behind the scenes. He is a relatively unique young man, ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mysterious woman, supernatural, rivalry, crimes, split personality, revenge, murder, mysterious villain, human monster, factory, death, factory worker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Tomie: Beginning (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Within days after the mysterious new student Kawagami Tomie joins a high school classroom, all hell literally breaks loose. Simple in-fighting between boys and girls over Tomie's oppressive shadow soon gives way to mind-breaking violence, ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, bleak, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, supernatural, youth, supernatural ability, teenage life, mutant, female killer, mysterious girl, brutality, school class, strong violent content, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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75%
 5.4
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Tomie: Replay (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young girl is hospitalized. When an ultrasound examination reveals that something is moving inside her, a surgeon operates. The surprised surgical staff find themselves face-to-face with--not a baby--the disembodied head of a beautiful girl. Her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, tense
Plot: disappearance, investigation, supernatural, ghost, hospital, bodily dismemberment, mysterious death, mysterious girl, mental institution, reincarnation, diary, back from the dead ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 1.8
 235
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, scary, rough ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, rivalry, supernatural, psychopath, bounty hunter, crimes, law enforcement, investigation, master criminal, police investigation, private detective ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Hellraiser: Hellworld (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Pinhead returns to terrorize computer hackers who have opened a virtual Lament Configuration on the website Hellworld.com.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, losing-it hero, mind game, strong violent content, chaos, vengeance, supernatural ability, murder, revenge, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, forest, decapitation, crimes, serial killer, psychopath, ghost, legends and myths, city life, curses spells and rituals, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Slaughterhouse Massacre (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Follow the story of several attractive teenagers as they try to have a fun time in a slaughter house after dark...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, psychopath, murder, ghost, uncover truth, youth, crimes, vengeance, teenage life, violence spree, rivalry, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Ju-on: The Grudge (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mysterious and vengeful spirit marks and pursues anybody who dares enter the house in which it resides.
Style: scary, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, afterlife, ghost, social worker, death, panic, vengeance, mystery, haunted by the past, missing child, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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One Missed Call 3: Final (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Emiri, a timid high school girl, is bullied mercilessly by her classmates, but when her friend, Asuka, stands up for her, Asuka becomes the target of the bullying instead. Emiri, not wanting to be bullied again, avoids Asuka. Worn down, Asuka ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, psychological, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, mystery, woman in danger, crimes, teenage life, supernatural ability, high school, cell phone, fright, abandoned house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, busan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Zombie Nation (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A psycho cop with a weakness for killing his female arrests gets what's coming to him when a pack of zombie women rise from their graves in order to get proper revenge.
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: afterlife, serial killer, zombie, life is a bitch, vengeance, psychopath, deadly creature, supernatural ability, rivalry, supernatural, law enforcement, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.9
 137
Anna's Eve (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, scary, bleak ...
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Orphan Killer (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The Orphan Killer is a tour de force murder flick that defies classification. It goes far beyond current trends in gore and breaks open a new suffering genre of horror. Marcus Miller is a serial murderer hellbent on teaching his estranged sister ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, slasher ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, vengeance, siblings relations, orphan, crimes, haunted by the past, family relations, church, serial killer, violence, catholic orphanage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.1
 7K
Blood Feast (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: In the sleepy suburbs of Miami, seemingly normal Egyptian immigrant Fuad Ramses (Mal Arnold) runs a successful catering business. He also murders young women and plans to use their body parts to revive the goddess Ishtar. The insane Ramses ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 2.9
 309
Snapped (2005)
Genre: Horror
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 4.1
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Asylum (2008)
Genre: Horror
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Duration: 93 min.
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Country: Italy, West Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Scar (2005)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 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, psychological, suspenseful, slasher
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
One Missed Call 2 (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Japan, the daycare teacher Kyoko Okudera is convinced by her colleague and friend Madoka to visit her boyfriend Naoto Sakurai in the restaurant where he works instead of studying as planned. When the owner Mr. Wang answers his daughter's ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychological, slasher ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Death on Demand (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Blood Night: The Legend of Mary Hatchet (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Devil's Chair (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: With a pocketful of drugs, Nick West takes out his girlfriend Sammy, for a shag and a good time. When they explore an abandoned asylum, the discovery of a bizarre device - a cross between an electric chair and sadistic fetish machine - transforms ...
Style: psychological, scary, atmospheric, rough, disturbing ...
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Trapped Ashes (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Trapped in a house of horror, seven people discover that the only way they'll get out alive is to tell their scariest stories, setting the stage for five tales from directors Ken Russell, Sean S. Cunningham, Joe Dante, Monte Hellman and John ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Amityville: It's About Time (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 1K
Face (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: psychological, scary, mind bending, serious, suspenseful ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.1
 144
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, psychopath, rivalry, crimes, stalking, murder, rape, graphic violence, criminal's revenge, mentally unstable, fugitives ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, electric chair, supernatural ability, master criminal, crimes, supernatural, rivalry, ghost, zombie, psychopath, vengeance, violence spree ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, mind bending, psychological, slasher ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, murder, village, black cat, investigation, mind game, mysterious character, mystery, uncover truth, supernatural ability, dangerous animal ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, serious, rough, scary
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Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%