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The Editor (2014)
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The Editor (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A one-time (and now one-handed) master film editor toiling in the cinematic sweatshops of 1970s Italy becomes the prime suspect in a series of brutal murders.
Style: slasher, tense, entertaining, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, funny, suspense, experimental, parody ...
Plot: chainsaw, serial killer, seeing eye dog, blind woman, murder, police, movie business, car chase, coitus, killed during sex, filmmaking, workplace situations, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay, twists and turns, lgbt, nightmare, rape, female nudity, voyeur, serial murder, voyeurism, axe murder, murder of a nude woman, disembowelment ...
Time: 2010s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out slasher, suspenseful, suspense and scary films with plots about murder, serial killer, violence, gore, female nudity, blood and psychopath mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Editor: Father's Day (2011), Club Dread (2004), Opera (1987), Saw III (2006), Body Parts (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Father's Day (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ahab, a man obsessed with exacting a brutal, violent revenge on the man who murdered his dad, joins John, an eager priest, and Twink, a hot-headed street hustler, on an epic quest to find and defeat this mythical monster known as Chris Fuchman AKA ...
Style: rough, absurd, suspenseful, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: brother sister sex, necrophilia, sexploitation, stripper, rape and revenge, serial killer, revenge, vigilante, gay slur, exploitation, priest, sex scene ...
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Club Dread (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a serial killer interrupts the fun at the swanky Coconut Pete's Coconut Beach Resort -- a hedonistic island paradise for swingers --- it's up to the club's staff to stop the violence ... or at least hide it!
Style: parody, sexy, humorous, scary, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: island, serial killer, farce, resort, twists and turns, murder, goofy hero, nothing goes right, satire, isolation, buddies, cheerleading ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: costa rica, central america
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42%
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Opera (1987)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young opperata is stalked by a deranged fan bent on killing the people associated with her to claim her for himself.
Style: slasher, disturbing, scary, macabre, bloody ...
Plot: serial killer, female nudity, psycho killer, obsession, masked villain, nude girl, voyeur, evil man, sadistic psychopath, cruelty, twists and turns, murder mystery ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Saw III (2006)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jigsaw has disappeared. Along with his new apprentice Amanda, the puppet-master behind the cruel, intricate games that have terrified a community and baffled police has once again eluded capture and vanished. While city detective scramble to locate ...
Style: scary, disturbing, suspense, psychological, brutal ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: torture, serial killer, trap, game of death, sadism, mind game, brutality, mutilation, violent, sadistic horror, kidnapping, vigilantism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Body Parts (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A psycho videotapes his dismemberment of strippers.
Style: erotic, slasher
Plot: sex, sex scene, making love, lust, murder, erotica, stripper, female nudity, voyeurism, voyeur, death, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Giallo a Venezia (1979)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A couple is found dead in mysterious circumstances – there are some puzzling details concerning their murder. The detective inspector in charge of the case (Inspector DePaul – Jeff Blynn) is trying hard to understand the motives and, most of ...
Style: slasher, sexy, controversial, cult film, sexploitation film ...
Plot: forced prostitution, rape, outdoor sex, female masturbation, voyeur, female nudity, sexual perversion, sex with a stranger, sex scene, horny woman, erotica, female orgasm ...
Place: italy, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Pieces (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A frustrated Boston detective searches for the maniac responsible for mutilating a number of university coeds.
Style: slasher, disturbing, suspense, scary, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, chainsaw, college, psychopath, stalking, exploitation, sadistic psychopath, investigation, woman in danger, childhood trauma, mysterious character ...
Time: 80s, year 1942, year 1982
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Sorority House Massacre II (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Five college women buy the old Hokstedter place for their new sorority house. They got it cheap because of the bloody incidents from five years before. They decide to stay in it for the night so they can meet the movers in the morning, but begin to ...
Style: slasher, splatter, erotic, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, sorority, strip club, female nudity, murder, supernatural, nudity (full frontal - brief), police investigation, massacre, cheerleading, woman in danger, seance ...
Time: 80s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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What Have You Done to Solange? (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After several coeds are murdered at a college, a professor (Fabio Testi) who is involved with a student becomes a suspect, along with several other male and female teachers.
Style: slasher, macabre, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, voyeurism, murder, sexual obsession, obsession, sexual perversion, psycho killer, older man younger woman relationship, police investigation, unwanted pregnancy, misogynist, seduction ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, revenge, valentine's day, miner, masked killer, killing spree, murder, love triangle, sadistic psychopath, brutality, violence, chase ...
Time: 80s, year 1960, year 1980
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Cutting Class (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: High school student Paula Carson's affections are being sought after by two of her classmates: Dwight, the "bad boy", and Brian, a disturbed young man who has just been released from a mental hospital where he was committed following ...
Style: slasher, bloody, funny, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: male objectification, high school, cheerleading, murder, serial killer, psychopath, teenager, survival, dead teenager, woman in danger, high school life, opposites attract ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Black Belly of the Tarantula (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Inspector Tellini investigates serial crimes where victims are paralyzed while having their bellies ripped open with a sharp knife.
Style: slasher, erotic, macabre, disturbing, light ...
Plot: serial killer, tarantula, female nudity, dysfunctional marriage, lesbianism, whodunit, obsession, killer, stalker, wasp, victim, punishment ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Last House on the Left (1972)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mari and Phyllis go to the "big city" to see their favorite band BloodLust. Along the way they meet up with newly escaped convict Krug and his gang.
Style: disturbing, slasher, scary, psychological, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, serial killer, youth, rape and revenge, revenge, life is a bitch, kidnapping, murder, police investigation, sexual abuse, gang, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.0
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Bloodline (2018)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Evan values family above all else, and anyone who gets between him, his wife, and newborn son learns that the hard way. But when it comes to violent tendencies, it seems the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.
Style: suspense, dark, slasher, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Plot: female nudity, serial killer, murder, hospital, family, psychopath, revenge, psychologist, school, mother son relationship, night, vigilante ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Lady in Red Kills Seven Times (1972)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, Monaco
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film starts out incredibly in a beautiful Gothic castle in Germany. As little girls, Kitty Wildenbrück and her sister Evelyn have been fighting when their grandfather tells them the story behind an incredibly uncanny painting: Legend has it ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, whodunit, death, female psychopath, anger, rage, cruelty, insanity, evil, sadism, violence ...
Place: germany, italy, west germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Left for Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Five frat boys are stalked by a machete wielding maniac, after they are involved in a horrifying Devil's Night accident.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: halloween, serial killer, maniac, crimes, psychopath, stalking, forest, murder, group of friends, brutality, violence, killed during sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.8
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Jack's Back (1988)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young doctor is suspected when a series of Jack the Ripper copycat killings is committed. However, when the doctor himself is murdered, his identical twin brother claims to have seen visions of the true killer.
Style: slasher, sexy, scary, realistic, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, jack the ripper, prostitute, murder of a prostitute, whodunit, erotica, teenager, hypnosis, psychopath, police investigation, murder, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
 2K
Eyeball (1975)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of American tourists is traveling through Spain when two of them are murdered by a mysterious serial killer who removes an eyeball from every one of his victims. The tour presses on as the murders continue, with the travelers and the police ...
Style: slasher, macabre, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: serial killer, exploitation, murder, tourist, insanity, erotica, fear, american abroad, bus, mystery killer, violence, unknown killer ...
Place: europe, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Dressed to Kill (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mysterious, tall, blonde woman, wearing sunglasses murders one of a psychiatrist's patients, and now she's after the prostitute who witnessed it.
Style: sexy, neo noir, erotic, suspense, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), voyeurism, sex, female nudity, infidelity, murder, dysfunctional marriage, adultery, prostitution, prostitute, extramarital affair ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.5
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Nurse 3-D (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Abby Russell, a beautiful, dedicated nurse with a sinister side, has a secret life in which she targets and punishes dishonest men.
Style: sexy, slasher, semi serious, stylized, scary ...
Plot: nurse, hospital, femme fatale, sexual attraction, torture, sexy nurse, murder, borderline personality disorder, power relations, dishonesty, crimes, female serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Happy Birthday to Me (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Virginia is proud that she belongs to a clique. The best students at a private school. But before her 18th birthday, a grueling set of murders take place and her friends are the ones who are falling prey. Could it be her? She suffers from blackouts ...
Style: slasher, twist ending, suspense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, teenager, psychopath, vengeance, twists and turns, high school, mystery, birthday party, college, school, master criminal ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: tokyo, usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Victor Crowley (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Ten years after the events of the original movie, Victor Crowley is mistakenly resurrected and proceeds to kill once more.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, suspense, humorous, surreal ...
Plot: maniac, serial killer, murder, fear, nightmare, survival horror, violence, trapped, crimes, disfigurement, back from the dead, nightmare comes true ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The New York Ripper (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A burned-out New York police detective teams up with a college psychoanalyst to track down a vicious serial killer randomly stalking and killing various young women around the city.
Style: slasher, disturbing, suspenseful, dark, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, brutality, violence against women, torture, massacre, fondling, unknown killer, sex, police investigation, erotica, prostitute ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Lake Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three sisters and a group of their friends take a trip to the home of the recently deceased grandfather -- who died a particularly grisly death -- to learn more about the promise of an inheritance, only to encounter a family of psychos who have ...
Style: slasher, suspense, suspenseful, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, lake, violence, psychopath, crimes, siblings relations, family relations, incest overtones, implied rape, rape, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Hills Run Red (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of young horror fans go searching for a film that mysteriously vanished years ago but instead find that the demented killer from the movie is real, and he's thrilled to meet fans who will die gruesomely for his art.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, torture, masked killer, redneck, self mutilation, murder, violence spree, obsession, wilderness, isolation, corpse ...
Time: 80s
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26%
 6.4
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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, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, maniac, summer, camp, monster, revenge, disturbed individual, forest, brutality, survival, summer camp ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 70s, 20th century, year 1958
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.4
 14K
Hatchet II (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Picking up right where the original ended, Marybeth escapes the clutches of the deformed, swamp-dwelling iconic killer Victor Crowley. After learning the truth about her family’s connection to the hatchet-wielding madman, Marybeth returns to the ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, swamp, graphic violence, psychopath, urban legend, supernatural, serial murder, ghost, survival, exploitation, monster, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Spring Break Massacre (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When six sorority sex kittens hook up for a night of carefree indulgence during spring break, they have no idea that maniacal serial killer Stanley Peterson (Curtis Taylor) has escaped from a nearby prison and is now on the prowl for fresh blood. ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, violence, youth, buddies, friendship, crimes, confined, college life, woman in danger, dark humor, mystery killer, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.9
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Saw IV (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jigsaw and his apprentice Amanda are dead. Now, upon the news of Detective Kerry's murder, two seasoned FBI profilers, Agent Strahm and Agent Perez, arrive in the terrified community to assist the veteran Detective Hoffman in sifting through ...
Style: scary, disturbing, suspense, brutal, slasher ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: torture, trap, deathtrap, game of death, violence, game, serial killer, violent, rescue, race against time, vigilantism, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Come to Daddy (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Canada, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After receiving a cryptic letter from his estranged father, Norval travels to his dad’s oceanfront home for what he hopes will be a positive experience. If only he’d known the dark truth about his old man beforehand.
Style: suspense, psychological, captivating, suspenseful, absurd ...
Plot: isolated house, father son reunion, father son relationship, sea, criminal, secret, violence, estranged father, father son estrangement, life is a bitch, twists and turns, family reunited ...
Time: contemporary
Place: oregon, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%