Movies like Split

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Split (2016)
 7.3
 396K
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 Casey, Kevin reaches a war for survival among all of those contained within him — as well as everyone around him — as the walls between his compartments shatter apart.
Style: twist ending, psychological, surprise ending, suspenseful, intense, tricky, suspense, macabre, disturbing, sinister ...
Plot: kidnapping, mental illness, psycho, dissociative identity disorder, held captive, serial killer, insanity, schizophrenia, mercilessness, violence, paranoia, survival, split personality, teenage girl, psychiatrist, escape attempt, stalking, child abuse, blood, gore, surveillance, murder, super villain, rape, bad guy ...
Time: 2010s
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania

Most similar movies to Split

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, scary and intense films with plots about blood, serial killer, violence, murder, brutality, death and psychopath mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres. Some movies like Split: Glass (2019), The Call (2013), Get Out (2017), Don't Breathe (2016), The Last House on the Left (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
 187K
Glass (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In a series of escalating encounters, security guard David Dunn uses his supernatural abilities to track Kevin Wendell Crumb, a disturbed man who has twenty-four personalities. Meanwhile, the shadowy presence of Elijah Price emerges as an ...
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, bad ending, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: dissociative identity disorder, mental illness, plot twist, psychic, super powers, superhero, villain, sociopath, psychopath, crime fighter, invulnerability, psychology ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 108K
The Call (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jordan Turner is an experienced 911 operator but when she makes an error in judgment and a call ends badly, Jordan is rattled and unsure if she can continue. But when teenager Casey Welson is abducted in the back of a man's car and calls 911, ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, surprise ending, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, serial killer, woman in danger, psycho, child abduction, 911, danger, investigation, chase, murder, fear, lifesaver ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 445K
Get Out (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Chris and his girlfriend Rose go upstate to visit her parents for the weekend. At first, Chris reads the family's overly accommodating behavior as nervous attempts to deal with their daughter's interracial relationship, but as the weekend ...
Style: twist ending, psychological, tense, surprise ending, suspenseful ...
Plot: interracial romance, hypnosis, racism, survival, human monster, cult, friendship, african american, missing, psycho, disappearance, satire ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 204K
Don't Breathe (2016)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teens break into a blind man's home thinking they'll get away with the perfect crime. They're wrong.
Style: suspense, twist ending, scary, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Plot: violence, held captive, thief, break in, murder, robbery gone awry, cat and mouse, home invasion, surveillance, isolation, abandoned, blind man ...
Place: california, michigan, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
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: brutal, scary, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, sexualized violence, violence, slasher, sadism, torture, murder, gory, violence against women, danger, psychopath, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 108K
The Visit (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The terrifying story of a brother and sister who are sent to their grandparents' remote Pennsylvania farm for a weeklong trip. Once the children discover that the elderly couple is involved in something deeply disturbing, they see their chances ...
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, suspenseful, dark humor, suspense ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: kids in trouble, danger, siblings relations, farm, grandfather granddaughter relationship, elderly, family relations, murder, parents and children, grandmother granddaughter relationship, farmhouse, basement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 34K
Maniac (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As he helps a young artist with her upcoming exhibition, the owner of a mannequin shop's deadly, suppressed desires come to the surface.
Style: rough, sadistic, scary, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, serial killer, insanity, loneliness, disturbed childhood, murder, slasher, mental illness, mannequin, exhibition, psychopath, homicidal maniac ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 107K
Halloween (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Jamie Lee Curtis returns to her iconic role as Laurie Strode, who comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago. This film, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, psychological, surprise ending ...
Plot: halloween, sadistic psychopath, masked killer, slasher, boogeyman, murder, serial killer, maniac, violence, death, halloween costume, stabbed to death ...
Time: 2010s
Place: illinois, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 15K
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, rough, melancholic
Plot: stalking, obsession, slave, dog, murder, psychopath, serial killer, violence, captive, kidnapped, fear, stalker ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Halloween H20: 20 Years Later (1998)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two decades after surviving a massacre on October 31, 1978, former baby sitter Laurie Strode finds herself hunted by persistent knife-wielder Michael Myers. Laurie now lives in Northern California under an assumed name, where she works as the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, slasher, serial killer, murder, school, death, violence, stalking, small town, anniversary, psychopath, masked killer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1998, 1990s, 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 99K
Green Room (2015)
Genre: Horror, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young punk rock band find themselves trapped in a secluded venue after stumbling upon a horrific act of violence.
Style: suspense, atmospheric, bleak, intense, suspenseful ...
Plot: skinhead, murder, heroin, violence, punk band, survival, friendship, brutality, killer dog, blood, swastika, plot twist ...
Time: 2010s
Place: portland oregon, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 91K
Hush (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A deaf woman is stalked by a psychotic killer in her secluded home.
Style: tense, scary, twist ending, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, home invasion, deaf, slasher, masked killer, isolation, murder, disability, blood, survival, trapped, alone ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
The Last House on the Left (1972)
Genre: 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, banned film, suspenseful, bleak, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, youth, crime, serial killer, crimes, psychopath, slasher, abduction, revenge, violence spree, woman in danger, gory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: connecticut, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 31K
13 Sins (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A bright but meek salesman, drowning in debt as he's about to get married, receives a mysterious phone call informing him that he's on a hidden camera game show where he must execute 13 tasks to receive a multi-million dollar cash prize.
Style: psychological, twist ending, serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manipulations, mysterious character, mind game, greed, serial killer, on the run, game, unsupportive parent, survival, plot twist, money, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Hills Have Eyes (1977)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the way to California, a family has the misfortune to have their car break down in an area closed to the public, and inhabited by violent savages ready to attack.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, cult film, harsh ...
Plot: cannibalism, incest, blood, desert, kidnapping, rape, survival, stalking, gory, danger, family in danger, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.8
 103K
Gothika (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a car crash, a criminal psychologist (Halle Berry) comes to, only to find that she's a patient in the same mental institution that currently employs her. It seems she's been accused of murdering her husband -- but she has no memory ...
Style: psychological, scary, psycho film, gothic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, investigation, serial killer, mental illness, supernatural, protagonist as suspect, mind game, mystery, psychiatrist, insanity, mental institution, crazy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.6
 39K
The Ward (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A thriller centered on an institutionalized young woman who becomes terrorized by a ghost.
Style: scary, surprise ending, psychological, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: mental institution, isolation, supernatural, ghost, dissociative identity disorder, mental illness, doctors and patients, confined, danger, murder, survival, mentally unstable ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1960s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.2
 92K
Vacancy (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young married couple becomes stranded at an isolated motel and find hidden video cameras in their room. They realize that unless they escape, they'll be the next victims of a snuff film.
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, disturbing, sadistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: trapped, survival horror, slasher, danger, serial killer, isolation, estranged couple, hidden camera, one night, deception, psychological thriller, hostages ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
Alone in the Dark (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A quartet of murderous psychopaths break out of a mental hospital during a power blackout and lay siege to their doctor's house.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: mental illness, murder, revenge, escaped mental patient, maniac, escape, blackout, siege, mental institution, family in danger, crimes, hostages ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, slasher, masked killer, survival, vengeance, halloween, student life, woman in danger, stalking, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.4
 12K
Psycho III (1986)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Norman Bates is still running his little motel, and he has kept the dressed skeleton he calls mother. One of his guests is a young girl who has left the convent where she lived. To get some help he employs a young man. One day a nosey journalist ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, mental illness, psychopath, slasher, serial killer, hotel, split personality, voyeurism, gore, corpse, nun, blood ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.1
 44K
The Collection (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Arkin escapes with his life from the vicious grips of "The Collector" during an entrapment party where he adds beautiful Elena to his "Collection." Instead of recovering from the trauma, Arkin is suddenly abducted from the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, trap, slasher, kidnapping, gory, track down, party, escape, mercenary, gore, masked killer, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.3
 5K
Madman (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At a summer camp for youths, cocky pre-teen calls out the name of mass serial killer "Madman Marz". Suddenly, counselors are being maimed and slaughtered in various ways by the backwoodsman who has returned when his name was called.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, psychotronic, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, summer camp, slasher, stalking, murder, camp counselor, psycho, psychopath, danger, wilderness, teenage life, forest ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
Never Hike Alone (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A hiker's survival skills is put to the test when he stumbles upon the remains of an old abandoned camp and discovers its long dark secrets.
Style: suspenseful, psychotronic, suspense, rough
Plot: survival, psychopath, danger, running, maniac, hiking, masked man, brutality, murder, violence, fight, corpse ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Stendhal Syndrome (1996)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A young policewoman slowly goes insane while tracking down an elusive serial rapist/killer through Italy when she herself becomes a victim of the brutal man's obsession.
Style: brutal, psychological, surreal, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: rapist, serial killer, murder, art, policewoman, mental illness, obsession, vengeance, mind game, memory loss, rescue, sexual abuse ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, italy, florence, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A couple encounters a perverted gas station attendant who threatens them with a shotgun. They take a deserted path in Texas to seek help, but only meet up with a cannibalistic clan interested in helping themselves to fresh meat.
Style: scary, realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, survival, danger, psychopath, death, human monster, hitchhiker, gory, deadly, escapades ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa, california, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Poughkeepsie Tapes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When hundreds of videotapes showing torture, murder and dismemberment are found in an abandoned house, they reveal a serial killer's decade-long reign of terror and become the most disturbing collection of evidence homicide detectives have ever ...
Style: macabre, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, serial killer, murder, violence, maniac, sadism, investigation, riddles and clues, mysterious man, masked man, missing person, sadist ...
Place: new york, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, experimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental illness, mental institution, murder, danger, patient, obsession, isolation, doctors and patients, mystery, mind game, losing-it hero, psychopath ...
Time: 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.3
 112K
House of Wax (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A group of unwitting teens are stranded near a strange wax museum and soon must fight to survive and keep from becoming the next exhibit.
Style: scary, suspense, gothic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: slasher, murder, serial killer, psychopath, ghost town, traffic jam, violence, deadly, woman in danger, group of friends, small town, torture ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, louisiana, new york, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 3.8
 967
The Forest (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A cannibal hermit living in the woods preys on campers and hikers for his food supply.
Style: sadistic, psycho film, suspense, rough, cult film
Plot: cannibalism, murder, slasher, psychopath, terror, sadism, violence, adultery, forest, stalking, cannibal, knife ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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