Movies like At Granny's House

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At Granny's House (2015)
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 1K
At Granny's House (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A typical Midwest house. A sweet little old lady. When a caretaker moves in to help out, Granny's House becomes a macabre place of death - and love.
Style: suspense, tense, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: hostage, small town, hotel, couple relations, love triangle, mystery, infidelity, mansion, love affair, small town life, trapped, romantic triangle, mummy, female nudity, cell phone, syringe

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Most similar movies to At Granny's House

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, serious and suspense films with plots about danger, crimes, couple relations, couples, rivalry, murder and infidelity mostly in Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like At Granny's House: Layover (2001), Amnesia (1997), The Truth (2010), The 24th Day (2004), The Neighbor in the Window (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Layover (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An airport affair of a business man turns into a nightmare when it turns out that the woman is married to a dangerous jewelry dealer.
Style: suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, suspense, tense
Plot: manipulation, manipulations, infidelity, dangerous attraction, danger, dishonesty, femme fatale, love affair, frame up, murder, airport, airplane ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.4
 284
Amnesia (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Paul Keller is a minister who has found himself heavily involved in an illicit affair with his son's teacher. Unable to see an end to his deceptive and sinful path, he concocts a scheme to fake his own death. However, his cunning plan goes awry ...
Style: bleak, gloomy, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: infidelity, motel, amnesia, investigation, small town, couple relations, memory loss, love triangle, couples, crumbling marriage, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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90%
 4.7
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The Truth (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a couple is taken hostage in their home by an intruder, a simple home invasion robbery turns into something much more complicated...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: hostage, heist, confined, betrayal, crimes, danger, couples, vengeance, dishonesty, home invasion, hostages, mind game ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.5
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The 24th Day (2004)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Tom and Dan's one-night stand turns into an intense power-play between captor and captive.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, thought provoking, serious, suspense ...
Plot: hostage, infidelity, aids, revenge, unlikely criminals, couples, love and romance, confined, mind game, couple relations, crimes, gay ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Neighbor in the Window (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A suburban wife who finds herself and the security of her family threatened by another seemingly friendly neighborhood mom.
Style: twists and turns, dark, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: couple relations, neighbor, fear, family life, characters in danger, parents and children, trapped, surveillance, family relations, lifestyle, nightmare comes true
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Sleeping With My Student (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: New school headmaster and single mother Kathy discovers her vacation fling with charming 18-year-old Ian was no accident when he transfers to her school targeting Kathy and her teenage daughter Bree in a deadly scheme. Ian wants revenge as he ...
Style: psychological, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: love affair, false accusation, stalking, home invasion, death of father, obsession, student, mental illness, friendship, haunted by the past, older woman younger man relationship, nothing goes right ...
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58%
 4.8
 3K
Stash House (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Dave and Emma have found the perfect house, until they discover a stash of heroine and end up imprisoned in it by violent thugs.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: survival, stash, confined, danger, couples, crimes, gangsters, trapped, rivalry, new house, smuggling, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.1
 323
Samuel Bleak (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a quiet southern town, several lives are changed forever when an isolated mute with a dark secret is admitted to a mental institution.
Style: disturbing, serious, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: mental institution, family problems, isolation, small town life, small town, crimes, mute, suspect, society, danger, mute or deaf, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Scorned (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sadie and Kevin have decided to spend a romantic weekend together at his lake house. But when an unexpected- and unfortunate- text from her best friend Jennifer to Kevin reveals a lurid love affair between the two, Sadie spirals a into a hunger for ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, surreal, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, vengeance, psychopath, dishonesty, rivalry, isolation, couple relations, confined, manipulations, river, manipulation, lake or river ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.8
 182
Devil Girl (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Fay is a small town girl on a cross country road trip, trying to escape her own reality after the death of her father. When her muscle car breaks down during a drag race she finds herself stranded along route 66 in an isolated desert town. Short on ...
Style: bleak, surreal, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: woman in danger, desert, small town, psychopath, escapades, survival, deadly, danger, dealing with death, female protagonist, stripper, devil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.2
 7K
Welcome Home (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A couple try to repair their damaged union in an Italian vacation paradise. Then they discover the owner's intentions.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, enigmatic, tense
Plot: murder, vacation, surveillance, cheating on boyfriend, neighbor, couple relations, countryside, couples, trap, jealousy, danger, trapped ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Secrets of a Psychopath (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two siblings lure unsuspecting victims to their house through a dating site for games and slaughter.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, serious
Plot: murder, serial killer, sibling relationship, small town, mental illness, ventriloquist dummy, old house, seductress, danger, brother sister incest, multiple murder, kidnapping ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
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Red Eye (2005)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After attending the funeral of her grandmother in Dallas, the Lux Atlantic Hotel manager Lisa is waiting for a flight to Miami. Due to the bad weather and consequent flight delay, she meets in the airport bar Jack Rippner, who is also in the waiting ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: woman in danger, terrorism, airplane, hostage, fear, psychology, crimes, danger, stewardess, villain, hitman, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, texas, miami, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.8
 745
Payback (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Oscar Bonsetter tells a dying prisoner that he will take revenge on the sadistic guard who killed him. In exchange, Oscar is told of a stash of money. Oscar is eventually released from prison but when he goes to get revenge, he gets sidetracked by ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: femme fatale, vengeance, crimes, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, love triangle, couple relations, prison, heist, ex convict, adultery, armed robbery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.5
 224
Dynamite (2004)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman's life is turned upside down when three armed robbers invade her home.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: hostage, family in danger, hostages, criminal's revenge, kidnapping, isolation, confined, crime gone awry, crimes, home invasion, teenage girl, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.7
 210
Betrothed (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A trip to the store turns into a surreal nightmare when a college student is kidnapped by a deranged, dysfunctional family. Now Audra West finds herself trapped in the middle of the desert, and betrothed to Adam, the youngest son of the murderous ...
Style: suspense, scary, tense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: torture, arranged marriage, dysfunctional family, violence, abduction, kidnapping, forced marriage, human nature, confinement indoors, survival, escape attempt, trapped ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.5
 79
Cam-Girl (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Gessica, a single mother who works as a webcam stripper is pushed to her limit when held hostage by an unknown gunman.
Style: psychotronic, tense, suspenseful, psychological, suspense
Plot: stripper, revenge, single mother, violence, hostage, young girl, danger, nude girl, youth, crimes, vengeance, hostage situation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.1
 529
Playing House (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In this taut thriller, newlyweds Jen and Mitch find that three's company and four's a crowd when they ask their friend Danny to move in with them to share expenses. But a sweet situation turns sour when Danny invites a new person into the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, obsession, manipulations, manipulation, couple relations, uninvited guest, couples, dishonesty, power relations, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Captured (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A car thief breaks into a man's house who is on a low because his career is being taken away. The man locks up the thief in the car, and tortures him.
Style: suspenseful, clever, psychological, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, torture, car thief, hostages, deadly, disorder, vengeance, rivalry, crime, crimes, crime gone awry, confined ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.7
 1K
The Suspect (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two African American social scientists pose as bank robbers in an effort to understand the racial dynamics of small-town law enforcement. However, their experiment takes an unplanned turn.
Style: tense, atmospheric, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: crimes, racism, false arrest, police investigation, law enforcement, society, small town, dishonesty, murder, death, discrimination, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Deliver Us from Evil (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Norway
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In search of a new lifestyle, Johannes and his wife Pernille leave the city and move with their two children to Johannes’ childhood town in the country. When Johannes’ drunken brother Lars accidently runs over Anna, a local, and plants false ...
Style: tense, psychological, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: family in danger, xenophobia, rivalry, false accusation, human nature, social relations, small town, vengeance, immigrants, countryside, social differences, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Legend of DarkHorse County (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: As Jon (Shawn Welling / Michael Biehn) and Joy Ford (Tory Tompkins) move into the small town of DarkHorse, mysterious and supernatural occurrences threaten to tear the town apart. Teenage girl abductions and a chain of serial killings force ...
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, unusual plot structure
Plot: abduction, murder mystery, mythology, small town, doll, serial killer, maniac, kidnapping, police, danger, brutality, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.1
 92
The Cursed (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman desperate to save her injured husband is taken hostage by an escaped mental patient.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: hostage, escaped mental patient, unlikely criminals, daring rescue, escapades, crimes, confined, danger, deadly, chases and races, forces of nature, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 5.6
 352
Rule of 3 (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alison Whitford thought she had it all. An accomplished career woman, she resisted getting married until she found “the One.” And Dominick was everything she had ever hoped for in a man. Still in the honeymoon phase of her marriage, Alison’s ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: loss of spouse, under the surface, life & death, death, murder, family problems, infidelity, destiny, social relations, danger, mystery, death of husband ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Before the Fire (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Deep in the throes of a global pandemic, up and coming TV star, Ava Boone, is forced to flee the mounting chaos in Los Angeles and return to her rural hometown. But as she struggles to acclimate to a way of life she left behind long ago, her ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: pandemic, small town, virus, homecoming, chores, danger, quarantine, fear, troubled past, female protagonist, dark past, survival ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Art of Murder (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An abused wife (Joanna Pacula) turns to another man and becomes the victim of a blackmailer.
Style: twists and turns, sexual, suspenseful, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: murder, danger, deadly, couples, sexual content, protagonist as suspect, dishonesty, love triangle, dangerous attraction, couple relations, infidelity, love affair ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.7
 221
Trapped! (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A weekend vacation turns terrifying when computer scientist Samantha (Alexandra Paul) and her daughter are lured into the hands of a killer. Kidnapped and held hostage, Samantha is given a choice: she must use her expertise to help her captors carry ...
Style: suspense, psychological thriller, captivating, tense
Plot: abduction, tape over mouth, psycho killer, criminal, crimes, mother daughter relationship, kidnapping, kidnapped woman, hostage, murderer, homicidal maniac, kidnapped ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.0
 382
Clear Lake, WI (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of childhood friends return to their former hometown to revisit the horrors that happened there 15 years ago.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: riddles and clues, clergy, crimes, supernatural, deadly, danger, society, religions or cults, high school, small town, preacher, murder ...
Time: 90s, year 1993
Place: wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 1K
Tempted (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Australia, France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A wealthy man married to a beautiful younger woman puts her fidelity to the test.
Style: realistic, sexy, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, dangerous attraction, betrayal, femme fatale, obsession, manipulations, dishonesty, mind game, crimes, rivalry, manipulation, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Kidnapping of the President (1980)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A South American quasi-revolutionary/guerilla/terrorist and a misled, admiring girl compatriot manage to kidnap the U.S. President during a diplomatic visit to Toronto. With a nondescript armored truck, crudely yet somehow elaborately rigged with ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, kidnapping, hostage, armored car, rescue, race against time, head of state, danger, crimes, secret agents, law enforcement, explosive ...
Time: 70s
Place: canada, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%