Movies like Wrecker

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Wrecker (2016)
 3.4
 2K
Wrecker (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Best friends Emily and Lesley go on a road trip to the desert. When Emily decides to get off the highway and take a "short cut," they become the target of a relentless and psychotic trucker who forces them to play a deadly game of cat and mouse.
Style: suspense, scary, bleak, exciting
Plot: highway, road rage, best friends, friend, road trip, desert, death, night, murder, false accusation, death of friend, hit and run, stalker, dream, stalking, ford mustang, hitchhiker, cell phone, blood, phone booth, sunrise, bare breasts, gas station, tow truck, red car ...
Time: 2010s

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Most similar movies to Wrecker

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, scary and bleak films with plots about murder, death, violence, blood, fear, danger and chase mostly in Thriller, Horror and Action genres. Some movies like Wrecker: Hell's Highway (2003), Deadly Still (2018), Tailgate (2019), The Hitcher (1986), Duel (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hell's Highway (2003)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Driving home from a deep desert rave, seven teenage friends travel off the beaten path only to be trapped in a reality far more horrible and frightening than any nightmare they could possibly imagine...Flesh eating cannibals roam this stretch of ...
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: survival, desert, youth, isolation, danger, deadly, gory, escapades, cannibalism, mine, sex, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.5
 624
Deadly Still (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A group of friends decide to spend a weekend together at a country house, but an unexpected accident forces them to stop at a strange and remote estate. In this abandoned and eerie place, a rare antique camera is discovered. Slowly the camera ...
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: death, murder, danger, youth, mysticism, brutality, photograph, blood, beautiful scenery
Time: contemporary
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 5.7
 3K
Tailgate (2019)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A cocksure, road-raging family man finds himself pursued and terrorized by the vengeful van driver he chooses to tailgate.
Style: disturbing, suspense, psychological, suspenseful, road movie ...
Plot: road rage, highway, driving, chase, car chase, mental illness, pursuit, threat, stalker, mentally unstable, tracking, survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.2
 45K
The Hitcher (1986)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young man who escaped the clutches of a murderous hitch-hiker is subsequently stalked, framed for the hitcher's crimes, and has his life made into hell by the same man he escaped.
Style: road movie, psychological, psychological thriller, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, stalking, hitchhiker, serial killer, chase, gas station, psychopath, frame up, highway, paranoia, danger, mass murder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 7.6
 67K
Duel (1971)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Travelling businessman, David Mann, angers the driver of a rusty tanker whilst crossing the Californian desert. A simple trip turns deadly as Mann struggles to stay on the road while the tanker plays cat and mouse with his life.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, road movie, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: road rage, desert, stalking, car chase, chase, gas station, psychopath, truck driver, salesman, danger, duel, chases and races ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.1
 381
Parasites (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of friends get lost in the seedy streets where they encounter a crazed gang of homeless derelicts that seizes them and kills them one by one. The surviving man escapes on foot, naked and unarmed, with a pack of depraved transients in ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, disturbing
Plot: one night, chase, homeless, gang, murder, college student, police, death, racist, brutality, friendship, death of friend ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Asian Ghost Story (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The spirit of a dead Chinese railway worker seeking revenge possesses the body of a lethal assassin!
Style: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, violence, murder, supernatural power, revenge, paranormal phenomena, killings, death, exorcism, vengeance, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.4
 2K
Skew (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When Simon, Rich, and Eva head out on an eagerly anticipated road trip, they bring along a video camera to record their journey. What starts out as a carefree adventure slowly becomes a descent into the ominous as unexplained events threaten to ...
Style: suspense, scary, disturbing, tense
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, violence, road trip, fear, death, friendship, panic, travel, found footage, danger, boyfriend, night vision ...
Time: year 2005
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 4.7
 131
Doctor (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A plastic surgeon performs strange body experiments on his victims. A woman then goes to the plastic surgeon to seek out the perfect body. Through the surgery the women does receive the perfect body but also must now live out two separate lives.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, bleak, suspense
Plot: medical, surgeon, asian, korean, plastic surgeon, body transformation, violence, mystery, psychopath, society, violent, body horror ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.6
 1K
11:11 (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Eighteen years after the murder of her parents, Sara Tobias searches for the meaning of the numbers '11:11' that was scratched in blood beside her mother's body. Following three sudden murders, supernatural events are unleashed as she ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: college, mystery, murder, gory, deadly, serial killer, investigation, danger, uncover truth, small town life, death in the family, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.5
 5K
Downrange (2017)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Stranded at the side of the road after a tire blowout, a group of friends become targets for an enigmatic sniper.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: survival, sniper, blood, car accident, murder, road trip, gore, on the road, strafing, dartboard, police, survival horror ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Vixen Highway 2006: It Came from Uranus! (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 250 min.
Story: Ailing, egotistical and sexually perverted rock-star Bobby Barzell (who sold his soul for wealth and rock and roll stardom) awaits a liver transplant from a psychotic fugitive of the law; as a vengeful, demonic alien tries to collect a past debt.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, neo noir, exciting
Plot: father son relationship, runaway, male female relationship, murder, gun, violence, revenge, police, surrealism, hippie, nudity (full frontal - brief), deformity ...
Place: minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Dreadtime Stories (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A party turns bizarre when a malevolent book makes its way into the hands of the attendees who reveal its tales of monsters, madmen and the supernatural.
Style: anthology, suspense, slasher, bleak, scary ...
Plot: werewolf, brutality, victim, obsession, anger, urban legend, darkness, night, survivor, murder, fear, scarecrow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.3
 9K
The Forsaken (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man is in a race against time as he searches for a cure after becoming infected with a virus that will eventually turn him into a blood-sucking vampire.
Style: scary, rough, road movie, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hitchhiker, vampire, virus, on the road, danger, desert, vampire human love, supernatural, vampire slayer, gory, infected, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: colorado, arizona, usa, california, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Houses October Built (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Beneath the fake blood and cheap masks of countless haunted house attractions across the country, there are whispers of truly terrifying alternatives. Looking to find an authentic, blood-curdling good fright for Halloween, five friends set off on a ...
Style: scary, dark, suspense, bleak, rough
Plot: halloween, haunted house, found footage, mask, curse, group of friends, road trip, death, violence, danger, clown, evil clown ...
Place: new orleans, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.4
 368
Mirage (1990)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three couples set off to spend some time in the desert. At first all is well and they all have a lot of fun (if you know what I mean!). Watching their fun is a mysterious stranger in a pickup truck, who has plans for some fun of his own that the ...
Style: slasher, twist ending, ambiguous ending, demonic
Plot: road trip, desert, police, evil, friend, villain, chase, stalking, female protagonist, psycho killer, human prey, picnic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 6K
Corbin Nash (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: captivating, suspense, exciting, tense, gothic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.9
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A.M.I. (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A seventeen year old girl forms a co-dependent relationship with an artificial intelligence on her phone and goes on a murderous rampage.
Style: futuristic, suspense, bleak, slasher, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, boyfriend, technology, murder, mother daughter relationship, artificial intelligence, girl, revenge, violence, cheating boyfriend, youth, teenager ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Devil's Ground (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While traveling from California to Bangor through a lonely road, Carrie Mitchel is advised by the gas station attendant Jimmy to rest in a hotel; however, she decides to continue driving through the night and almost hits a wounded teenage girl with ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, violence spree, survival, murder, crimes, deadly, danger, gory, stalking, escapades, strong violent content, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Circus of the Dead (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A sadistic group of clowns kidnap an unsuspecting man and his daughters, forcing him to play a deadly game in order to save his family.
Style: sadistic, slasher, bleak, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: evil clown, circus, necrophilia, clown, murder, violence, serial murder, fear, strong violent content, mystery killer, obsession, brutality ...
Time: 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Bikini Girls on Ice (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a bus-load of women's college soccer players get stranded on their way to a bikini car-wash fundraiser, they decide to set-up shop in front of an abandoned gas station on the edge of town. Little do they know the place is the ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gas station, bikini, danger, psychopath, stalking, crimes, deadly, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), survival, bikini girl, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.0
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Unhinged (2020)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A case of road rage turns into full-blown terror when an unstable driver follows a woman and her son.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: woman in danger, stalker, maniac, road rage, evil man, psychopath, pursuit, stalking, mentally unstable, threat, brutality, car chase ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.5
 1K
Residue (2017)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A private investigator reads a book of sinister origins and unknowingly puts his daughter and himself in a fight for their lives...and their eternal souls.
Style: neo noir, psychotronic, suspense, bleak, scary
Plot: hallucination, supernatural, monster, supernatural power, occult, private detective, father daughter relationship, book of magic
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 4.3
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The Hunt (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Since the dawn of time man has always hunted something or other.
Style: disturbing, rough, scary, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hunter, eaten alive, news reporter, corpse, deadly, combat, fear, tough guy, disguise, graphic violence, serial killer, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.2
 2K
The Toll (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A socially awkward driver and a weary passenger they try to make it to their destination while being haunted by a supernatural threat.
Style: scary, suspense, psychotronic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural power, fear of death, peril, youth, supernatural, monster, female protagonist, creature, rescue, death, evil, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Forever Purge (2021)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: All the rules are broken as a sect of lawless marauders decides that the annual Purge does not stop at daybreak and instead should never end as they chase a group of immigrants who they want to punish because of their harsh historical past.
Style: tense, disturbing, suspense
Plot: murder, vigilante, survival horror, mayhem, desert, brutality, terrorist group, violence, anger, threat, urban setting, mass murder ...
Place: usa, texas, el paso texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Behind the Wall (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In this chilling, atmospheric thriller, Katelyn (Lindy Booth) seeks answers about the brutal murder that claimed her mother's life 20 years ago in the lighthouse where they lived, a crime for which her grief-and-guilt-crazed father has long ...
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, enigmatic, suspense, serious ...
Plot: ghost, murder, supernatural, deadly, rivalry, danger, dark secret, demonic possession, haunted by the past, spirit, priest, death of mother ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.8
 22
Betamax (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A bunch of really cool stuff happens, just watch it. Trust me.
Style: dark, scary, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: doom, demon, death, darkness, dead, blood, corpse, hunting, revenge, paranormal investigation, rescue, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, killer, murder, stalker, home invasion, evil man, terror, brutality, violence, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, home alone, teenage girl ...
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
I Thought You Were a Nice Man (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A beautiful young woman with a horrible secret is protected by a loving family.
Style: gothic, unusual plot structure, scary, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, female victim, love, blood, murder, violence, monster, fear, chase, rivalry, victim, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%