Movies like Descent

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Descent (2007)
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Descent (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A college co-ed is brutally raped and struggles alone to rebuild her life, but when the chance for revenge comes she as a Victim sinks lower than her Predator.
Style: serious, disturbing, rough, macabre, brutal, suspense, erotic, dark, realistic, controversial
Plot: rape and revenge, rape, brutality, revenge, violent sex, sexual fantasy, misandry, female on male rape, violence, rape victim, haunted by the past, depression, vengeance, crimes, life is a bitch, humiliation, obsession, youth, rapist, student life, vigilantism, society, college life, male nudity, sexual humiliation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, baltimore

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Most similar movies to Descent

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, disturbing and psychological films with plots about murder, rape, vengeance, revenge, male nudity, violence and sex mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Descent: Promising Young Woman (2020), Trust (2010), Freeze Me (2000), Hard Candy (2005), Lipstick (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Promising Young Woman (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young woman haunted by a tragedy in her past takes revenge on the predatory men unlucky enough to cross her path.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, realistic, disturbing, twist ending ...
Plot: revenge, medical school, rape and revenge, sexual predator, vengeance, crimes, violence, lust, bachelor party, feminist, oral sex, female protagonist ...
Place: ohio, new york
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100%
 6.9
 43K
Trust (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A suburban family is torn apart when fourteen-year-old Annie meets her first boyfriend online. After months of communicating via online chat and phone, Annie discovers her friend is not who he originally claimed to be. Shocked into disbelief, her ...
Style: disturbing, emotional, realistic, sexy, psychological ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: sexual abuse, teenager, father daughter relationship, investigation, bullying, innocence lost, teenage life, lie, youth, crimes, child abuse, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, california, usa, cleveland ohio, milwaukee wisconsin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 2K
Freeze Me (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Chihiro is raped by three men and it is captured on video camera. She leaves her hometown and prepares to marry a colleague five years later, when one of the rapists arrives and says the others are on their way. He behaves like her long-lost lover ...
Style: disturbing, erotic, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: rape and revenge, rape, revenge, rape victim, sexual abuse, rapist, woman in danger, haunted by the past, exploitation, fear, female killer, making love ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.0
 162K
Hard Candy (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mature 14-year old girl meets a charming 32-year old photographer on the Internet. Suspecting that he is a pedophile, she goes to his home in an attempt to expose him.
Style: disturbing, psychological, tense, twist ending, rough ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: vengeance, revenge, torture, age difference, mind game, pedophilia, manipulation, justice, dangerous attraction, sexual abuse, pedophile, child abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 5.5
 2K
Lipstick (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An aspiring avant-garde composer rapes a fashion model. When she takes him to court, she's slut-shamed by the defense and the man is exonerated. But justice will be served.
Style: sexy, disturbing, slasher, realistic, serious ...
Plot: rape, rape and revenge, rape victim, sexual abuse, teenage rape, vigilantism, rape of a minor, female nudity, fashion model, revenge, strong female lead, gay ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Crime + Punishment in Suburbia (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is a contemporary fable loosely based on Fyodor Dostoyevsky's "Crime and Punishment". Roseanne is outwardly a perfect and popular teen. However, her image is hiding the abuse at her stepfather's hands, and she decides to ...
Style: disturbing, serious, psychological, clever, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: murder, rape, high school, dysfunctional family, guilt, obsession, suburbs, bdsm, friendship, americana, crime and punishment, court ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.8
 11K
Ms .45 (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A shy and mute seamstress goes insane after being attacked and raped twice in one day. She wanders the New York streets at night in a sexy black dress with her attacker's gun strapped to her garter belt, blowing away any man who tries to pick ...
Style: disturbing, neo noir, tense, rough, bleak ...
Plot: rape, revenge, vigilante, murder, sexual abuse, rape and revenge, serial killer, femme fatale, killing spree, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief), violence ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Witch Who Came from the Sea (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Anger stemming from being abused as a child drives an alcoholic's daughter to kill as an adult.
Style: disturbing, serious, rough, psychological, slasher ...
Plot: murder, female psychopath, obsession, ocean, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, supernatural, vengeance, rape and revenge, dark secret, curse, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 4.1
 836
Bad Reputation (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A high school girl wrongly branded as the school slut embraces her 'bad reputation' and takes revenge on the kids who have made her life a living hell.
Style: slasher, suspense, serious, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape and revenge, high school, public humiliation, alcoholic mother, domineering mother, vengeance, teenage life, juvenile delinquency, teenage love, life is a bitch, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.5
 224K
Sleepers (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Two gangsters seek revenge on the state jail worker who during their stay at a youth prison sexually abused them. A sensational court hearing takes place to charge him for the crimes.
Style: disturbing, sadistic, suspenseful, harsh, suspense ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: child abuse, childhood, vengeance, courtroom drama, lawyer, rape, sexual abuse, haunted by the past, pedophilia, friendship, pedophile, juvenile prison ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, madison square garden manhattan new york city, new york yankees
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 2.5
 940
The Captives (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Sandy has stumbled onto a lair of torture and humiliation. She was abducted and brought to this pit of pain as the next intended victim. But Sandy overthrows her captor and kills him. Does she release the other prisoners? Does she call the police? ...
Style: sadistic, rough, macabre, slasher, bloody ...
Plot: rape and revenge, rape, pervert, torture, masturbation, perversion, sadism, sadistic woman, violence, revenge, female on male rape, brutality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.3
 136K
Irreversible (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Events over the course of one traumatic night in Paris unfold in reverse-chronological order as the beautiful Alex is brutally raped and beaten by a stranger in the underpass. Her boyfriend and ex-lover take matters into their own hands by hiring ...
Style: bleak, art house, disturbing, rough, harsh ...
Plot: rape, sexual abuse, violent, revenge, violence, brutality, rape and revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual perversion, vengeance, sex, sexualized violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.3
 4K
Extremities (1986)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman escapes from the man who is about to rape her, but leaves her purse behind. Afraid that her attacker might come after her, she goes to the police, but with no proof of the incident, they can do nothing. In fact, the man does use the ...
Style: tense, suspense, sexy, thought provoking, psychological ...
Plot: rape and revenge, revenge, home invasion, unsupportive friend, attempted rape, rapist, moral dilemma, sexualized violence, vigilantism, female protagonist, woman with a gun, violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 79K
Killer Joe (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A cop (Matthew McConaughey) who moonlights as a hit man agrees to kill the hated mother of a desperate drug dealer (Emile Hirsch) in exchange for a tumble with the young man's virginal sister (Juno Temple).
Style: neo noir, disturbing, suspense, surreal, tense ...
Plot: psychopath, twists and turns, sex, greed, violent, crimes, deal, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, hitman, killer, character study ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, oklahoma, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.0
 4K
Light It Up (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: On a winter day in a southside Queens high school, events collide and six students are suddenly in an armed standoff with the NYPD. At the school, classrooms freeze, teachers come and go, resources are scant.
Style: suspense, educational, feel good, thought provoking, dramatic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, hostage, school, high school, hip hop, destiny, catastrophe, vengeance, child abuse, unlikely friendships, corruption, teacher ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.3
 10K
The War Zone (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An alienated teenager, saddened that he has moved away from London, must find a way to deal with a dark family secret.
Style: disturbing, rough, bleak, emotional, depressing ...
Plot: incest, sexual abuse, father daughter incest, dysfunctional family, child abuse, innocence lost, rape, brother sister relationship, incest rape, father daughter relationship, small town, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.9
 698
Frisk (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A first person narrative of a gay serial killer explores violence, sexuality, and imagination.
Style: disturbing, sexy, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: gay, serial killer, lgbt, lgbtq, gay erotica, fetish, bondage, male prostitution, male nudity, sadism, psychopath, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.0
 20K
Swimfan (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ben Cronin has it all: the admiration of his many friends, a terrific girlfriend, and he's on the fast-track to an athletic scholarship. Ben's rock-solid, promising future and romance are turned upside-down with the arrival of Madison ...
Style: suspenseful, sexy, suspense, psychological, tense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: obsession, stalking, stalker, obsessive love, dangerous attraction, teenager, female psychopath, betrayal, fatal attraction, swimming, sexual obsession, hospital ...
Time: 80s, contemporary
Place: new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Business of Strangers (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Julie Styron thinks she is going to be fired, but instead discovers that she is being promoted. Trapped in an airport hotel, she wants to celebrate but finds only the company of her young assistant, Paula Murphy. As the night progresses, the two ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, harsh, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: women, trust, lesbian, brutality, psychology, twists and turns, airport, character study, manipulation, paranoid, redemption, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Fierce People (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A massage therapist looking to overcome her addictions and reconnect with her son, whose father is an anthropologist in South America studying the Yanomani people, moves in with a wealthy ex-client.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: addiction, single mother, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, social differences, summer, life is a bitch, sex scene, teenage boy, sex crime, teenager ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Her Name Is Carla (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two strangers refuse to leave the seaside home of a couple, which leads to sexual tension and crime.
Style: psychological, serious, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: rape, mind game, couple relations, couples, stranger, husband wife relationship, adultery, rape and revenge, empire, nudity (full frontal - brief), impotent husband, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: zimbabwe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.9
 7K
M.F.A. (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An art student taps into a rich source of creative inspiration after the accidental slaughter of her rapist. An unlikely vigilante emerges, set out to avenge college girls whose attackers walked free- all the while fueling a vivid thesis exhibition.
Style: psychological, suspense, feminist film, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: revenge, art student, femme fatale, rape, art class, rape revenge, rape and revenge, murder, female psychopath, vigilante, party, female serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.0
 12K
Matador (1986)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A conflicted youth confesses to crimes he didn't commit while a man and woman aroused by death become obsessed with each other.
Style: disturbing, erotic, sexy, psychological, satirical ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, murder, crimes, necrophilia, character study, psychology, investigation, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, mentally unstable, sexual relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Katalin Varga (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Romania, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In the beautiful, otherworldly Carpathian Mountains a woman is traveling with a small boy in a horse and cart, looking to punish those who once abused her. For years, Katalin has been keeping a terrible secret. Hitchhiking with two men, she was ...
Style: bleak, tense, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: rape, haunted by the past, hidden truth, life is a bitch, obsession, murder, revenge, rape victim, youth, sex crime, sexual content, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, romania, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Girls Against Boys (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a series of bad experiences with men, Shae teams up with her co-worker, Lu, who has a simple, deadly way of dealing with the opposite sex.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, slasher
Plot: torture, rape and revenge, rape, revenge, battle of the sexes, misandry, vengeance, rivalry, crimes, violence spree, female nudity, female friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Jimmy and Judy (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two misunderstood suburban kids challenge society and run from the police while documenting all of their deeds with a digital camera.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, sexy ...
Plot: on the run, vandalism, revenge, teenage life, murderous pair, society, love, violence, manipulation, found footage, police, erotica ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Poison Ivy: The New Seduction (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A sinister seductress vows to destroy a suburban family.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, suspense, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: obsession, manipulation, sex scene, betrayal, female nudity, sex, murder, femme fatale, family, sexuality, brutality, sexual desire ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Single White Female (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Attractive Manhattanite Allison Jones has it all: a handsome beau, a rent-controlled apartment, and a promising career as a fashion designer. When boyfriend Sam proves unfaithful, Allison strikes out on her own but must use the classifieds to seek ...
Style: twist ending, suspenseful, suspense, sexy, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, mental illness, roommate, stalker, female rapist, jealousy, femme fatale, psychopath, dangerous friend, stalking, female nudity, death of pet ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Mysterious Skin (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A teenage hustler and a young man obsessed with alien abductions cross paths, together discovering a horrible, liberating truth.
Style: disturbing, psychological, depressing, realistic, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: child abuse, gay, coming of age, sexual abuse, pedophilia, homosexual rape, child molestation, youth, male rape, homosexual, homosexuality, teenage life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, year 1983, year 1981 ...
Place: kansas, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Sexual Dependency (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bolivia, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A poor girl, a rich stud, a university student and a model -- nothing in common, except the desire to experience true intimacy. Their stories unfold and overlap as each becomes victim to their own sexual dependencies, self-perceptions and illusions. ...
Style: erotic, psychological, serious, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: sexual abuse, sexual relations, lifestyle, dysfunctional family, love and romance, youth, life is a bitch, teenage life, human nature, male nudity, gay, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: bolivia, south america, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%