Movies like Hotel Fear

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Hotel Fear (1978)
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Hotel Fear (1978)
Original name: Pensione paura
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young girl and her mother run a hotel during the war. When the mother dies, the girl finds herself at the mercy of her sex-crazed guests. Soon enough, a cloaked figure starts killing off everyone that tries to harm her.
Style: gothic, dark, disturbing, neo noir, controversial
Plot: rape and revenge, sexual assault, serial killer, world war two, hotel, sex, rape, revenge, violence, female nudity, betrayal, sexual abuse, abandoned house, massacre, corruption, mother daughter relationship, manipulative woman, sexual humiliation, nervous breakdown, female serial killer, death of mother, coming of age, drowning, psychological manipulation, serial killer as protagonist ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: italy

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Most similar movies to Hotel Fear

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out slasher, psychotronic, suspense and suspenseful films with plots about murder, violence, corpse, blood, death, screaming woman and crying mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres. Some movies like Hotel Fear: The Sweet Body of Deborah (1968), The Corruption of Chris Miller (1973), Killing of the Dolls (1975), The Deserter (1970), Julie Darling (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Sweet Body of Deborah (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young newlywed couple from America returns to Geneva to visit Marcel's home town. Once there he is informed of his former lover's suicide and in turn is subjected to threats that accuse him of being responsible for her death and further, ...
Style: sexy, psycho sexual, neo noir
Plot: female nudity, female orgasm, female victim, sex, joy, blonde, attraction, car, sexual desire, sexual attraction, desire, science ...
Place: geneva switzerland
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95%
The Corruption of Chris Miller (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A serial killer uses a scythe to slash his murder victims--or maybe it's *her* murder victims?
Style: slasher, gothic, neo noir
Plot: murder, serial killer, woman with a gun, female psychopath, terror, killing spree, love triangle, dog, sex scene, puppet, violence, horse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Killing of the Dolls (1975)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Paul is the son of a gardener who works in a big mansion that has returned home with his parents after failling in his medecin degree. He is emotionally unstable. He collect dolls because he was educated as a girl because his sister died. After his ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, surreal
Plot: split personality, nightmare, decapitation, mansion, gardener, dead sister, serial killer, necrophilia, intercourse, insanity, drunk, dysfunctional family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.9
 73
The Deserter (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, Greece
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A soldier runs away from the horrors of war, finds love with a virgin farm girl and a mistreated housewife, and will find that it is difficult to survive the battles of sex and love.
Plot: animal sex, zoophilia, waking up, female rivalry, neglected wife, male nudity, dog, male star appears nude, rivalry, secret, skinny dipping, seductive woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Bodies Presented Traces of Carnal Violence (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A series of sex murders shock a college campus, and four beautiful young girlfriends head for the safety of an isolated country villa. But as they succumb to their own erotic desires, their weekend of pleasure becomes a vacation to dismember at the ...
Style: slasher, suspense, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, mental illness, murder, psychopath, home invasion, investigation, countryside, swamp, strangulation, serial murder, stalking, college ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1972
Place: italy, rome italy, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Julie Darling (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenage girl whose inaction caused her mother's death arranges a similarly gruesome fate for her stepmother and brother.
Style: suspense, slasher, disturbing, erotic, neo noir
Plot: violence, sex scene, female psychopath, exploitation, woman with a gun, making love, obsession, psychopath, murder, incest overtones, stepmother, evil girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Black Serenade (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Students of the university of Salamanca are brutally murdered by a black masked minstrel. Alex, an architecture student who has recently moved to Salamanca discovers a pattern behind the killings; it seems as if the killer strikes regularly after ...
Style: slasher, suspense, bleak, psychological, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, religion, terror, mutilation, urban legend, college, university, fight, female nudity, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), hallucination ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Man Without a Memory (1974)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In London, an amnesiac is abducted and beaten by a stranger who calls him a "dirty son of a double-crosser." When a sniper's bullet kills his attacker the man flees the country with airline tickets provided by a wife he never knew he ...
Style: slasher, suspense, cult film
Plot: female nudity, parallel universe, witness, inheritance, mistaken identity, police detective, corpse, letter, innocence, car, chainsaw, murder mystery ...
Place: venice, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Night Warning (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Rejected by her lover, the only man left in Cheryl's life is the orphaned nephew she has raised as her own son. She'll stop at nothing to keep Billy with her. When her plans misfire, she is swept up into an insane frenzy that means death ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, psychological, bloody, homoerotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: orphan, female psychopath, closeted homosexual, gay slur, basketball, homophobic slur, control freak, female serial killer, attic, gay teacher, homosexuality, aunt nephew relationship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
A Quiet Place to Kill (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A race-car driver who's down on her luck is invited by her ex-husband's wife to stay at their plush villa. The two women form a bond, and it's not long before their mutual dislike for the husband culminates into a plan to kill him. As ...
Style: slasher, surprise ending, psychotronic, neo noir, twist ending ...
Plot: gigolo, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, older woman younger man relationship, husband wife relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, stealing a car, man hits a woman, death of mother, adulterous husband, overheard conversation, love triangle ...
Place: mallorca, spain, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Third Eye (1966)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The young Count Mino live in a big, old castle together with his dominant mother and a maid. Mother does not want him to marry his fiancee Laura, which turns out to have dire consequences.
Style: gothic horror, gothic, neo noir
Plot: owl, violent behavior, woman fights a man, taxidermist, killer as protagonist, egocentric woman, sociopathy, violent outburst, violent woman, mother issues, scared to death, female sociopath ...
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47%
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Maniac (1963)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The rape of his teenage daughter instigated a violent, maniacal retribution on the perpetrator for which Georges was incarcerated in an asylum for the insane. When a stranger enters a quiet, country town and is seduced by a sensuous married woman he ...
Style: noir, suspense, psychotronic, neo noir, psychological thriller ...
Plot: mental disorder, serial killer, painter, violent behavior, family relations, female exhibitionist, wanted, runaway, female sexual predator, missing man, rivals, murderous scheme ...
Place: france
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44%
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Darkness (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man leaves his busy city life for the peace of the country home where he spent his early childhood. His new life is soon disturbed by strange events.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, psychotronic
Plot: haunted by the past, countryside, homecoming, race against time, secret past, hallucination, childhood trauma, secret, old dark house, painting, woman rapes man, political unrest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1940s, 2000s
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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 ⇓
42%
The Killer is One of Thirteen (1973)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The attractive widow of a wealthy lawyer invites to her luxurious house the thirteen best friends of her late husband, with the purpose of finding out if her husband's killer is one of them. But, over the next few days, a series of mysterious ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: murder, sex with a maid, whodunit, house, guest, stalker, drug dealer, air disaster, slut, playboy, older man younger woman relationship, superstition ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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
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The Killing Kind (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young Terry Lambert returns home from serving a prison term for a gang-rape he was forced to participate in. He seeks revenge on his lawyer and the girl who framed him. But his real problem is his overbearing mother, whose boarding house he resides ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, tense, scary, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, mental disorder, oedipus complex, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual abuse, psychopath, mentally unstable, poisoning, arson, garbage dump, haunted by the past ...
Time: 70s, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 2K
Scorned (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A vengeful widow is out to seduce the relatives of the man she blames for her husband's death.
Style: erotic, sexy, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: erotica, sexual relations, female masturbation, dysfunctional family, femme fatale, widow, female rapist, seduction, older woman younger man sex, psychopath, manipulation, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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5 Dolls for an August Moon (1970)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A group of friends get together in a remote Mediterranean island for a weekend of relaxation. Soon they start turning up dead one by one. The group gets together to determine the identity of the killer amongst them.
Style: slasher, erotic, macabre, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, lesbian, voyeur, exploitation, cult, killer, desert island, suicide, frozen body, island, lust ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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1922 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A simple yet proud rancher conspires to murder his wife for financial gain, convincing his teenage son to participate.
Style: suspense, enigmatic, psychological, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: farmer, murder, hallucination, greed, cornfield, corpse, farm, psychosis, husband wife relationship, secret, rat, seeing dead people ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s
Place: usa, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Unsane (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A woman is involuntarily committed to a mental institution amid uncertainty as to whether her greatest fear is real or delusional.
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, surprise ending ...
Plot: mental institution, obsession, stalking, mental illness, psychopath, maniac, mental patient, murder, psychiatric ward, sexual assault, stalker, nurse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: boston, pennsylvania, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Madness (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An escaped convicted murderer invades the cottage of a man, his wife and the wife's sister, whereupon he proceeds to torment this already dysfunctional trio with rape and violence.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, neo noir, controversial, cult film ...
Plot: murder, erotica, rape, home invasion, infidelity, exploitation, female vigilante, voyeurism, escaped prisoner, brother in law sister in law sex, police, lake ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Ma (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sue Ann is a loner who keeps to herself in her quiet Ohio town. One day, she is asked by Maggie, a new teenager in town, to buy some booze for her and her friends, and Sue Ann sees the chance to make some unsuspecting, if younger, friends of her ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, slasher, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: underage drinking, revenge, basement, mental health, female psychopath, twists and turns, teenager, torture, teenage girl, social network, murder, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
From a Whisper to a Scream (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The uncle of an executed murderess relates four stories of his hometown, Oldfield, to a reporter. In the first, an elderly man pursues a romance with a younger woman, even to the grave and beyond. In the second, a wounded man on the run from ...
Style: disturbing, macabre, surprise ending, scary, serious ...
Plot: swamp, american civil war, curse, civil war, voodoo, serial killer, necrophilia, murder, reporter, supernatural horror, evil child, killer child ...
Time: year 1933, 1930s, 19th century, 50s
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Your Vice Is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Oliviero is a burned-out writer, living at his estate near Venice, his dead mother dominating his imagination. He is also a degenerate: sleeps with his maid and his ex-student, hosts Bacchanalia for local hippies, and humiliates his wife Irina in ...
Style: slasher, sexy, scary, macabre, erotic ...
Plot: voyeurism, serial killer, adultery, extramarital affair, lesbianism, writers, whodunit, murder, psychopath, incest, animal abuse, erotica ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, venice, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Marrowbone (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young man and his four younger siblings, who have kept secret the death of their beloved mother in order to remain together, are plagued by a sinister presence in the sprawling manor in which they live.
Style: suspense, scary, surprise ending, tense, non-linear ...
Plot: twists and turns, ghost, mental illness, murder, abandoned house, plot twist, death of mother, sibling relationship, schizophrenic, split personality, attic, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 60s, year 1969
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.0
 4K
The Shortcut (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Derek (AnDrew Seeley) moves to a new town and discovers a shortcut through the woods to his high school, he learns about a crazy old man who lives near its path: Legend has it that he abducted a group of teenagers years ago. Ignoring the ...
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, psychological, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, urban legend, forest, chase, murder, friendship, trespassing, high school, child in peril, serial killer, siblings relations, young heroes ...
Time: 1940s, 21st century, contemporary, 50s, year 1953 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
So Sweet, So Dead (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A serial killer is on the loose. His victims are unfaithful wives and he always leaves compromising photographs at the crime scene.
Style: sexy, slasher, erotic, psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, murder, erotica, gay, affair, wedding, lgbt, adultery, massage parlor, whodunit, police inspector, desire for fame ...
Place: vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.8
 371
Evil Eye (1975)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico, Italy, Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: People around Peter Crane begin dying in mysterious fashion. How is Playboy Peter involved in this? He begins having nightmares dealing with murder...His psychiatrist has no idea of what Peter is suffering from. Even the police are in danger as they ...
Style: urban fantasy
Plot: ghost, erotica, playboy, devil, sect, doctor, police, nudity (full frontal - brief), psycho, magic, sexual desire, psycho killer ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
One Deadly Summer (1983)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 133 min.
Story: In spring 1976, a 19-year-old beauty, her German-born mother, and her crippled father move to the town of a firefighter nicknamed Pin-Pon. Everyone notices the provocative Eliane. She singles out Pin-Pon and soon is crying on his shoulder ...
Style: surprise ending, sexy, slasher, neo noir, neurotic ...
Plot: revenge, raped woman, rape and revenge, small town, exhibitionist, summer, traumatic childhood, sexual manipulation, revenge motive, rape, female nudity, erotica ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1976, 50s, 60s ...
Place: france, europe, south of france, provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%