Movies like The Neon Demon

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The Neon Demon (2016)
 6.2
 89K
The Neon Demon (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Belgium, Denmark, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When aspiring model Jesse moves to Los Angeles, her youth and vitality are devoured by a group of beauty-obsessed women who will take any means necessary to get what she has.
Style: art house, neo noir, psychological, surprise ending, suspense, colourful, stylized, modern fairy tale, avant garde, retro ...
Plot: neon light, fashion, model, obsession, teenage girl, cannibalism, murder, photographer, rivalry, cannibal, party, jealousy, lust, swimming pool, motel, bathtub, eyeball, talented, female psychopath, necrophilia, purity, fatal attraction, women's bathroom, lesbian interest, brutality ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, pasadena california

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Most similar movies to The Neon Demon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, suspense and serious films with plots about murder, blood, death, violence, danger, psychopath and obsession mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like The Neon Demon: Climax (2018), The Horror Vault Vol.1 (2008), Don't Answer the Phone! (1980), Don't Look in the Basement (1973), The Roommate (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.0
 59K
Climax (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Music, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Young dancers gather in a remote and empty school building to rehearse on a cold and wintry night. The all-night celebration soon turns into a hallucinatory nightmare when they learn that their sangria is laced with LSD.
Style: atmospheric, disturbing, surprise ending, sexy, satirical ...
Plot: lsd, female nudity, dancing, death, party, locked in a room, youth, murder, lesbian, little boy, paranoia, cocaine ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, year 1996
Place: united states, usa, new york, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
The Horror Vault Vol.1 (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Denmark, USA, Australia, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Nine short tales of horror filmed by various directors are presented together in one chilling volume, featuring enough killers, psychopaths and supernatural demons to satisfy the most demanding fans of human perversity and madness. Featured titles ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, deadly, danger, gory, obsession, split personality, nudity (full frontal - brief), fear, dungeon, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Don't Answer the Phone! (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A deeply disturbed photographer and Vietnam veteran, named Kirk Smith, terrorizes Los Angeles by going around strangling lingerie-clad young women in their homes while taunting Lindsay Gale, a young psychologist, by calling her on a radio call-in ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, obsession, stalking, murder, sadism, sadist, photographer, mind game, woman in danger, riddles and clues, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, asia, vietnam, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Don't Look in the Basement (1973)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young psychiatric nurse goes to work at a lonesome asylum following a murder. There, she experiences varying degrees of torment from the patients.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, rough, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, murder, danger, patient, isolation, obsession, doctors and patients, mystery, losing-it hero, mind game, psychopath ...
Time: 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 4.8
 38K
The Roommate (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Sara, a young design student from Iowa, arrives for college in Los Angeles, she is eager to fit in and get to know the big city. Her wealthy roommate, Rebecca, is more than eager to take Sara under her wing and show her the ropes. The two ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological thriller, scary, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: obsession, female psychopath, female stalker, mentally unstable, obsessive love, college, college life, roommate, jealousy, danger, murder, medication ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.3
 16K
Nightwatch (1994)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In order to finance his law studies, Martin starts as a night watchman in a mortuary. When the victims of a serial killer of prostitutes are deposited there, scary things begin to happen. Therefore and because of a strange bet with his fellow ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, slasher, tense, macabre ...
Plot: serial killer, night watchman, bet, morgue, danger, crimes, perversion, murder, doctors, student, false accusation, addiction ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.7
 6K
Inside (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK, USA, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Completely on her own, Sarah spends her time at home, waiting for the approaching birth of her child. But one night, a stranger breaks into her home, ready to snatch her still unborn baby from her.
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, remake of cult film ...
Plot: psychopath, woman in danger, pregnancy, stalking, police officer, home invasion, matricide, obsession, chase, stranger, pursuit, female villain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
I Spit on Your Grave (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A remake of the 1979 controversial cult classic, I Spit on Your Grave retells the horrific tale of writer Jennifer Hills who takes a retreat from the city to a charming cabin in the woods to start on her next book. But Jennifer's presence in ...
Style: brutal, disturbing, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: rape, sexual abuse, rape and revenge, gang rape, vengeance, rapist, rape revenge, woman in danger, sexual humiliation, danger, deadly, strong violent content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Halloween: Resurrection (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Serial Killer Michael Myers is not finished with Laurie Strode, and their rivalry finally comes to an end. But is this the last we see of Myers? Freddie Harris and Nora Winston are reality programmers at DangerTainment, and are planning to send a ...
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, masked killer, murder, psychopath, survival, vengeance, halloween, student life, woman in danger, danger, stalking, sibling relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Mirror Mirror (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Shy teenager Megan moves to a new town with her widowed mother and quickly becomes the most unpopular girl in high school. But when she starts to communicate with a mysterious mirror, her tormentors begin to meet with a horrifying series of ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, gothic, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, supernatural, danger, curses spells and rituals, violence, punk, high school, death, nightmare, insanity, female director, hallucination ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Embrace of the Vampire (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An 18-year-old college freshman is seduced by a handsome vampire lover who introduces her to a dark world of carnal desires.
Style: sexy, suspenseful, scary, suspense, sexual ...
Plot: virgin, vampire, college, murder, obsession, danger, love and romance, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, power relations, supernatural romance, erotica ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
I Spill Your Guts (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two friends Dennis and Joe join the military together. While on a routine mission, the two are quickly surrounded by enemy fire. When Joe stands up in the line of fire to run, Dennis pushes him out of the way and takes a bullet in the throat. Dennis ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, psychological, tense, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, exploitation, rape, sexual favor, military, obsession, revenge, danger, vengeance, disguise, deadly, maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Fender Bender (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a small New Mexico town, a 17-year-old high school girl who just got her driver’s license gets into her first Fender Bender, innocently exchanging her personal information with an apologetic stranger. Later that stormy night, she is joined in ...
Style: suspense, psychological, bleak, rough, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, killer, stalker, home invasion, stranger, mercilessness, psychopath, evil man, terror, brutality, teenage girl ...
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Urban Legends: Bloody Mary (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On a prom-night dare, a trio of high school friends chant an incantation, unleashing an evil spirit from the past with deadly consequences.
Style: slasher, serious, rough, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban legend, afterlife, ghost, supernatural, danger, murder, haunted by the past, profanity, vengeance, legends and myths, deadly, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 60s, year 1969 ...
Place: salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.7
 17K
Pet (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A man imprisons the woman he's still obsessed with after years apart, then finds the tables turned on him.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, suspense, rough, melancholic ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, slave, captive, basement, stalker, murder, kidnapped, psychopath, dog, serial killer, animal shelter ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.3
 451K
Split (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Though Kevin has evidenced 23 personalities to his trusted psychiatrist, Dr. Fletcher, there remains one still submerged who is set to materialize and dominate all the others. Compelled to abduct three teenage girls led by the willful, observant ...
Style: twist ending, psychological, surprise ending, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, mental illness, psycho, dissociative identity disorder, insanity, schizophrenia, split personality, serial killer, held captive, female victim, paranoia, violence ...
Time: 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 16K
Maniac (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A psychotic man, troubled by his childhood abuse, loose in NYC, kills young women and takes their scalps as trophies. Will he find the perfect woman in photographer Anna, and end his killing spree?
Style: disturbing, splatter, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: model, knife murder, serial killer, gory, gore, sadistic horror, violence spree, murder, psychopath, stalking, prostitute, mentally unstable ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1979
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Teacher's Pet (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Psychopath Debbie Strand escapes from a mental institution for the criminally insane and takes the identity of a co-ed she meets and dies out of fear of Debbie and sets herself up on a college campus where she once again begins killing students and ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female psychopath, femme fatale, obsession, college, stalking, unrequited love, student life, dangerous attraction, hidden identity, crimes, teachers and students, escaped mental patient ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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429
party movies
4143
jealousy movies
3544
lust movies
1928
 5.7
 12K
Dread (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three college students set out to document what other people dread most.
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: fear, manipulation, nightmare, mind game, social relations, human nature, manipulations, obsession, youth, dishonesty, rivalry, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.3
 27K
The Resident (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Juliet, a beautiful doctor, has found the perfect New York apartment to start a new life after separating from her husband. It's got spacious rooms, a spectacular view, and a handy, handsome landlord. But there are secrets behind every wall and ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense, psychological, scary ...
Plot: woman in danger, obsession, danger, landlord, psychopath, voyeurism, paranoia, confined, hidden camera, undressing, deception, rapist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.8
 14K
The Stepfather (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A seemingly mild mannered man -- who has just murdered his entire family -- quickly adopts a new identity and leaves town. After building a new relationship with a widow and her teenage daughter, he struggles to hide his true identity and maintain a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, family relations, stepfather, maniac, investigation, real estate agent, shower, widow, murder of family, psycho ...
Time: 80s
Place: turkey, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.2
 51K
Truth or Dare (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A harmless game of "Truth or Dare" among friends turns deadly when someone—or something—begins to punish those who tell a lie—or refuse the dare.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, bleak, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: truth or dare, supernatural horror, group of friends, game, danger, survival, murder, characters killed one by one, rivalry, college, manipulation, demon ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, mexico, tokyo, london, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.6
 76K
Candyman (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Candyman, a murderous soul with a hook for a hand, is accidentally summoned to reality by a skeptic grad student researching the monster's myth.
Style: scary, slasher, macabre, gothic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: urban legend, belief, supernatural, haunted by the past, investigation, gory, serial killer, urban, slavery, ghost, cult, vicious ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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motel movies
1069
bathtub movies
2551
eyeball movies
179
 6.8
 38K
Dead Calm (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An Australian couple take a sailing trip in the Pacific to forget about a terrible accident. While on the open sea, in dead calm, they come across a ship with one survivor who is not at all what he seems.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, psychological thriller, scary, realistic ...
Plot: woman in danger, yacht, isolation, married couple, ship, psychopath, forced sex, mysterious character, deadly, crimes, danger, manic ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, pacific ocean, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Six years ago, Michael Myers terrorized the town of Haddonfield, Illinois. He and his niece, Jamie Lloyd, have disappeared. Jamie was kidnapped by a bunch of evil druids who protect Michael Myers. And now, six years later, Jamie has escaped after ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, halloween, serial killer, small town, death, evil, niece, psychiatric ward, supernatural, vengeance, gory ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, year 1989, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Little Billy witnesses his parents being brutally murdered by Santa. Years later, when he has to fill in for an absent in-store Santa Claus, his childhood trauma materializes once again.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, slasher, rough, christmas horror ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, orphan, psychopath, obsession, santa claus, christmas, danger, survival, characters killed one by one, childhood trauma, insanity ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, year 1971, year 1974, 70s
Place: salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 4K
Anguish (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ophthalmologist's assistant with an unhealthy interest in human eyeballs goes on a killing spree to collect eyeballs for his overbearing mother's collection. Reality soon takes a bizarre turn, both for the characters and the audience.
Style: slasher, cult film, psycho film, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, murder, theater, hypnosis, psychopath, psycho killer, evil doctor, mentally unstable, law enforcement, mad scientist, mind game ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, los angeles, america, europe, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.5
 192
The Sculptress (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young artist follows her passion to study at one of the finest art institutes in San Francisco.
Style: psychological, rough, serious, mysterious, scary ...
Plot: obsession, serial killer, mystery, dangerous attraction, psychopath, danger, crimes, deadly, mentally unstable, gory, murder, ghost ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Last House on the Left (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A group of teenage girls heading into the city hook up with a gang of drug-addled ne'er-do-wells and are brutally murdered. The killers find their way to the home of one of their victim's parents, where both father and mother exact a ...
Style: slasher, brutal, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, woman in danger, violence, sexualized violence, sadism, torture, violence against women, murder, danger, rage, brutality, rape victim ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.6
 827
Do Not Reply (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Chelsea, a high school introvert, is abducted through a social media app and is forced to look like other girls Brad holds captive. Chelsea desperately attempts to persuade them to escape before they all become victims in his virtual reality filmed ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, psychological, scary, psychotronic
Plot: disturbed individual, virtual reality, borderline personality disorder, mental illness, murder, sadist, teenage girl, abduction, hallucination, violence, death, emotionally unstable ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%