Movies like Do You Like My Basement

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Do You Like My Basement (2012)
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Do You Like My Basement (2012)
Original name: Do You Like My Basement?
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Do You Like My Basement? tracks how one man's creative frustration bore a need to make the perfect horror film. Stanley Farmer was rejected universally by the film world. His frustration provoked a darker side and soon cunning, guile, devilish charm and a sociopath's streak compelled him to produce a home-made magnum opus. A film that blurs the lines between reality and fiction and demands the attention of the very world that spurned him.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, scary, feel good, serious
Plot: sociopath, serial killer, psychopath, missing child, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, actor's life, gory, showbiz, down on your luck, voyeurism, reality, reality tv
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, scary and suspenseful films with plots about deadly, serial killer, crimes, gory, filmmaking, murder and psychopath mostly in Horror, Comedy and Thriller genres. Some movies like Do You Like My Basement: Dark Reel (2008), Shut Up and Shoot! (2006), Chop (2011), Actress Apocalypse (2005), Shock Value (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dark Reel (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Murder, mystery and mayhem as B movie fan, Adam Waltz, wins Walk on Role in a film Featuring Scream Queen, Cassie Blue (Tiffany Shepis). Thinking his luck had changed for the better he steps into chaos with a killer loose and no one on the ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, serial killer, danger, gory, actor's life, chaos and mayhem, film within a film, ghost, male female relationship, revenge, blood, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1950s, 2000s, 50s
Place: los angeles
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95%
Shut Up and Shoot! (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A movie producer hatches a scheme to have an actor (Silvio Pollio) kill his fellow filmmakers.
Style: realistic, cynical, suspense, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, satire, actor's life, deadly, crimes, artists and showbiz, politics, dishonesty, showbiz, cons and scams, filmmaking, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles
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Chop (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lance Reed is forced by a psychotic stranger to confront his duplicitous past. Seeking retribution for a crime, the man forces Lance to reveal his inner most secrets by systematically removing his limbs.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, humorous ...
Plot: psychopath, gory, murder, crimes, danger, deadly, paranoia, rivalry, save the planet, leather jacket, hit and run, stakeout ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Actress Apocalypse (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This saucy mockumentary follows a first-time filmmaker with ambitions to make "the greatest movie ever made," a low-budget slasher boasting a Native American killer. The director knows buxom starlets are the key to his success. But when ...
Style: humorous, not serious, scary, suspense, offbeat ...
Plot: serial killer, woman in danger, murder, gory, filmmaking, starlet, deadly, danger, artists and showbiz, graphic violence, film within a film, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Shock Value (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Struggling 'B' movie Director blackmails a serial killer to be the star of his next film.
Style: realistic, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, manipulation, crimes, unlikely partners, deadly, manipulations, fish out of water, criminal heroes, witnessing a crime, film making, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Bikini Bloodbath Car Wash (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: horror spoof, slasher, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, woman in danger, deadly, gays and lesbians, crimes, absurd humor, nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbianism, gory, youth, college, disembowelment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Julia X (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Meeting a man on the Internet, Julia decides to see him in person, only to get abducted and branded with the letter "x" by that guy. A game of cat and mouse follows, but the story has an unexpected twist.
Style: scary, realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, woman in danger, internet dating, rape, danger, crimes, serial killer, gory, torture, vengeance, escape, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
He's Way More Famous Than You (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When once-up-and-coming indie film starlet Halley Feiffer loses her boyfriend, her agent and her career in one fell swoop she finally realizes that something in her life has got to change... she has to become WAY MORE FAMOUS! Armed with a stolen ...
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, feel good, realistic
Plot: actor's life, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, hopes, filmmaking, showbiz, fame, escapades, society, hollywood, celebrity culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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63%
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Smash Cut (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Television news celebrity April Carson turns to the services of private investigator Isaac Beaumonde to seek her missing sister, a stripper known as Gigi Spot. Carson assumes a role in a horror movie in the process, eventually learning that the ...
Style: slasher, semi serious, suspenseful, scary, humorous ...
Plot: sexy nurse, private detective, filmmaking, psychopath, partners against crime, serial killer, gory, violence spree, crimes, deadly, unfulfillment, movie making ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Taming of the Shrews (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A horror-comedy of errors, Die-ner (get it?) explores the existential dilemma of a sociopath killer who runs into the unique problem of his victims rising from the dead...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, scary, realistic
Plot: serial killer, zombie, diner, confined, deadly, supernatural, hostage, small town, crimes, gory, hostages, gun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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3 Geezers! (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Follow actor J Kimball as he researches what it's like to be old for a role in an upcoming movie. When he meets the residents at The Coconuts convalescent home, he quickly discovers that his perceptions of the elderly may be off from ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good
Plot: actor's life, elderly, disorder, hollywood, friends, filmmaking, showbiz, retirement home life, artists and showbiz, silly humor, retirement home, golden years ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Kevin Pollak: The Littlest Suspect (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: THE LITTLEST SUSPECT is the third one hour stand-up special by Kevin Pollak. Although best known for his award-winning work as an actor in over sixty films (A Few Good Men, Casino and The Usual Suspects), Kevin started out as a stand-up comedian, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: dishonesty, artists and showbiz, prank, gambling, couples, lifestyle, filmmaking, showbiz, stand up comedian, impostor, hollywood, practical joke ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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54%
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The Janitor (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lionel is a custodian that longs for more. Bombarded with daily disrespect and insults from his co-workers, Lionel sets on a path of revenge and begins to brutally murder everyone in his path.
Style: rough, suspenseful, humorous, scary, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, gory, vengeance, murder, friendship, crimes, rivalry, deadly, college life, sexual relations, violence spree, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Comedy Central Roast of David Hasselhoff (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Time to hassle the Hoff at the rudest, raunchiest television event of the year--The Comedy Central Roast of David Hasselhoff. From running in slo-mo on the beach to inspiring Germany with the power of cheesy pop--it's almost too easy.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: actor's life, celebrity culture, rising to stardom, relationship vs career, showbiz, ambition, couples, performer's life, artists and showbiz, media satire, friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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52%
 5.6
 424
May I Kill U? (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A PC becomes a vigilante after a head trauma.
Style: humorous, captivating, psychological, tense, semi serious ...
Plot: serial killer, vigilantism, psychopath, dark humor, crimes, danger, society, satire, deadly, cycling, riding a bicycle, vigilante ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
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51%
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Stuntmen (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the industry's two biggest stuntmen are nominated for Stuntman of the Year, an over-ambitious documentarian reignites a dormant rivalry between the two men that results in an all out press war.
Style: rough, realistic, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Plot: stuntman, contests and competitions, actor's life, rivalry, filmmaking, hollywood, artists and showbiz, rise to the top, ambition, downfall, celebrity culture, showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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51%
Kill the Scream Queen (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: psychopath, danger, confined, dishonesty, deadly, captivity, woman in danger, serial killer, strong violent content, gory, filmmaking, torture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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50%
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The Black Room (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A room gets put up for rent following the mysterious murder of its previous tenant. When an apartment-hunting man sees the deal the brother and sister landlords are offering, he immediately puts down the first month's rent and starts spending ...
Style: slasher, serious, realistic, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, voyeurism, filmmaking, psychopath, estate, gory, vengeance, hollywood, showbiz, siblings relations, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california
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47%
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All About Evil (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Deborah quickly cultivates a rabid legion of San Franciscan gore fans who help catapult her to new-found local celebrity-- business booms so quickly, she's forced to bring on a full film crew of like-minded misfits to meet the demand! Her ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, humorous, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, filmmaking, workplace, dark humor, family business, deadly, crimes, rising to stardom, ambition, strong violent content, strong female presence, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Borderline Cult (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Three serial killers team up at the US/Mexican border town of Juarez and go on a killing spree.
Style: rough, scary, serious, realistic, based on true events
Plot: psychopath, murder, serial killer, danger, law enforcement, gory, tough heroes, woman in danger, deadly, confined, life is a bitch, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
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46%
Love On The Cloud (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: China
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Romance gets complicated in modern-day Beijing.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, captivating
Plot: fall in love, love triangle, love and romance, ambition, showbiz, couples, romance, best friends, follow your dream, actor's life, filmmaking, artists and showbiz
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china
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44%
Skeleton Crew (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Back in the early 1970s, at a mental institution near the Russian border, a crazed doctor, Dr. Anderson assumed the persona of "the Auteur," and began murdering his patients while filming the atrocities. Thirty years later, an American ...
Style: slasher, scary, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: confined, obsession, mental institution, psychopath, filmmaking, gory, deadly, heroes, losing-it hero, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 2000s, 70s
Place: finland, europe
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43%
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Freak Out (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two best friends, Merv Doody (James Heathcote) and Onkey (Dan Palmer), take a hapless escaped mental patient under their wing and attempt to teach him how to become a real serial killer.
Style: slasher, semi serious, scary, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, violence spree, deadly, danger, stalking, serial killer, chaos and mayhem, crimes, insanity, gory, hockey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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43%
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The Trouble with Barry (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Barry Montenegro, a ruthless, cynical, politically incorrect, and quite possibly sociopathic Hollywood actor becomes the prime suspect when a series of brutal murders rocks his latest production.
Style: slasher, suspense, humorous, entertaining, psychotronic ...
Plot: characters killed one by one, serial killer, hollywood, voyeurism, filmmaking, film within a film, masked killer, lesbian, murder, brutality, violence, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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43%
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Evil Eyes (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A screenwriter is plagued by nightmares as he writes a script about a family that was slaughtered years before. Soon, the grisly murders he's writing about starts to actually happen.
Style: scary, serious, slasher, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: premonition, screenwriter, psychopath, gory, crimes, deadly, serial killer, profanity, writer's block, pregnancy, forces of nature, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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43%
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Effects (1979)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Some crew members of a company shooting a horror film begin to suspect that the "killings" in the movie are real, and that they are actually making a "snuff" film.
Style: slasher, serious, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, zombie, serial killer, crimes, danger, artists and showbiz, deadly, filmmaking, psychopath, gory, voyeurism ...
Time: 70s
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43%
Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The next great psycho horror slasher has given a documentary crew exclusive access to his life as he plans his reign of terror over the sleepy town of Glen Echo, all the while deconstructing the conventions and archetypes of the horror genre for ...
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, semi serious, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: masked killer, murder, serial killer, small town, psychopath, deadly, journalism, halloween, insanity, satire, american horror, violence ...
Time: contemporary
Place: portland oregon
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42%
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Shiver (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wendy Alden, a young secretary in Portland lacking in self- confidence becomes victim of a savage killer who has claimed the lives of a number of other women. Somehow Wendy finds the resources of courage to fight back and escape.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, scary ...
Plot: danger, psychopath, crimes, deadly, serial killer, obsession, murder, police, violence, blood, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Sorority Party Massacre (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In danger of losing his badge, a big city detective agrees to aid a small town sheriff in a routine missing persons investigation only to discover that at least one girl has gone missing in this sleepy fishing town each year for the last twenty ...
Style: slasher, sexy, suspenseful, humorous, scary ...
Plot: missing person, serial killer, crimes, danger, gory, violence spree, woman in danger, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), sorority, strong sexual content, nude girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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42%
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Killer Holiday (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Taylor, a former juvenile delinquent, convinces straight-'A' student, Cammi to join her and her friends on a Spring Break road trip through the California desert. Ignoring evil premonitions from Cammi, the 8 friends party heavily as they ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, buddies, danger, amusement park, theme park, on the road, stalking, deadly, road trip, survival, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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