Movies like A Guidebook to Killing Your Ex

If you like "A Guidebook to Killing Your Ex" you are looking for surprise ending and twist ending movies about / with obsession, found footage, violence against women, anger, planned murder, love and prostitute themes of Comedy, Drama and Horror genre shot in Hungary or USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
A Guidebook to Killing Your Ex (2016)
 4.8
 176
A Guidebook to Killing Your Ex (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: Hungary, USA, UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A lonely man with an intention of documenting every important detail is planning to kill his ex-girlfriend within 72 hours only to realize things are not as easy as he previously imagined.
Style: surprise ending, twist ending
Plot: obsession, found footage, violence against women, anger, planned murder, love, prostitute, loneliness, stalker, psychopath, doll, torture, cemetery, mother, stalking, marriage, ex girlfriend, social media, blood, father son relationship, wedding, balcony, police, revenge, candle ...
Place: hungary

Most similar movies to A Guidebook to Killing Your Ex

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out dark humor, realistic, psychological and scary films with plots about obsession, psychopath, blood, gory, murder, death and loneliness mostly in Horror, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like A Guidebook to Killing Your Ex: Moth (2016), Lady Psycho Killer (2015), Trash Humpers (2009), Ingrid Goes West (2017), May (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.0
 700
Moth (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, Hungary, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: An enthusiastic lecturer and her student travel to Europe to go after the mythology of the Mothman, but they soon have to fight for survival.
Style: bleak, enigmatic, suspense, scary, twist ending ...
Plot: found footage, mythical creature, mutation, creature feature, moth, filmmaking, lost in the woods, urban legend, teacher student relationship, abandoned house, night vision, red eyes ...
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Lady Psycho Killer (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A doe-eyed knife-wielding killer is on the loose in a small town slicing and dicing men of questionable intent left and right. As her brutality leaves a town littered with corpses, her unquenchable blood-lust is lost on her young lover who is ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspense, psychological
Plot: psychopath, female killer, female serial killer, slasher, love, small town, massacre, psychosis, young lovers, killer, knife
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Trash Humpers (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Follows the lives of a small group of sociopathic elderly people in Nashville, Tennessee.
Style: dark humor, not serious, cynical, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: vandalism, prank, obsession, elderly, dirty old man, aging, anti social, sexual harassment, mutant, domestic disturbance, disorder, chaos ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Ingrid Goes West (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ingrid becomes obsessed with a social network star named Taylor Sloane who seemingly has a perfect life. But when Ingrid decides to drop everything and move west to be Taylor's friend, her behaviour turns unsettling and dangerous.
Style: humorous, captivating, thought provoking, light
Plot: social media, obsessed fan, obsession, pursuit, love interest, loneliness, selfie, charlatan, friendship, secret, party, lie ...
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 31K
May (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Psychological horror about a lonely young woman traumatized by a difficult childhood, and her increasingly desperate attempts to connect with the people around her.
Style: gothic, scary, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: obsession, mental illness, loneliness, murder, disfigurement, social misfits, destructive relationship, dangerous attraction, misfit, insanity, psychopath, mole ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Last Horror Film (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A New York taxi driver stalks a beautiful actress attending the Cannes Film Festival, which coincides with a series of violent killings of the lady's friends.
Style: disturbing, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: mentally unstable, psychopath, taxi, slasher, stalking, murder, obsession, serial killer, investigation, stalker, lobbyist, actor's life ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, usa, europe, new york, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Theatre of Blood (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A Shakespearean actor takes poetic revenge on the critics who denied him recognition.
Style: witty, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, gothic ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, revenge, gory, vengeance, investigation, actor's life, deadly, rivalry, gays and lesbians, crimes, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.3
 42K
Tusk (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When his best friend and podcast co-host goes missing in the backwoods of Canada, a young guy joins forces with his friend's girlfriend to search for him.
Style: suspenseful, scary, macabre, dark humor, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: human becoming an animal, walrus, disfigurement, mad scientist, abduction, gory, psychopath, monster, deception, vengeance, death, transformation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
Love and Death on Long Island (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Giles De'Ath is a widower who doesn't like anything modern. He goes to movies and falls in love with film star, Ronnie Bostock. He then investigates everything about the movie and Ronnie. After that he travels to Long Island city where ...
Style: witty, touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: obsession, gays and lesbians, gay, love, fish out of water, stalking, opposites attract, actor, friendship, obsessive love, friends, youth ...
Time: 90s, 19th century
Place: london, europe, new york, england, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Schizophreniac: The Whore Mangler (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A murderous drug addict driven insane by the demonic voice of his evil ventriloquist dummy sets out on a gore-soaked killing spree in this independent shocker from director Ron Atkins. Insanity is calling and Harry Russo is more than happy to answer ...
Plot: schizophrenia, prostitute, necrophilia, sexual murder, illegal drugs, killer, psychiatrist, blood, murder, drugs, violence, female full frontal nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.5
 5K
Chuck & Buck (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Buck is a man-child who has lived his existence in a life of kindergarten collages and lollipops. Buck remembers his old childhood friend Chuck, with whom he feels a need to reconnect with after having invited him to his mother's funeral. Buck ...
Style: psychological, dark humor, cynical, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, gay, stalking, friendship, dysfunctional character, danger, reunion, mentally unstable, unrequited love, love triangle, childhood friend, man child ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.6
 132
Dolly Deadly (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young boy from the trailer park can't take another moment of ridicule from his family and peers. With support from his beloved dollies, he sets out for blood.
Plot: mentally unstable, revenge, outcast, doll, pastiche, introvert
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Blood Cousins (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: On the anniversary of their grandmother's death, four cousins, as close as brothers, reconnect on a road trip to the Texas Rio Grande Valley to pay respects to the woman who helped raise them. Hidden beneath their friendship, the truth of their ...
Plot: witchcraft, road trip, revenge, family secrets, latinx lead, knife, valley, murder
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.7
 63K
Happiness (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The lives of many individuals connected by the desire for happiness, often from sources usually considered dark or evil.
Style: banned film, cynical, dark humor, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: pedophilia, rape, child abuse, unhappiness, loneliness, sibling relationship, marriage, divorce, therapist, depression, obsession, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.9
 15K
Taxidermia (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: Hungary, Austria, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three generations of men, including a pervert that constantly seeks for new kinds of satisfaction, an obese speed eater and a passionate embalmer.
Style: surreal, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, art house ...
Plot: vomiting, taxidermy, village life, goofy hero, contests and competitions, social misfits, parents and children, championship, misfit, perversion, communism, family relations ...
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.6
 499
My Pure Joy (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: On the outside Adam appears to be a normal teenager, but underneath...his mind has been so rotted by trauma from his past and the gory films he watches, that he has blurred the lines between reality and pretend! This prompts Adam to start killing ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: gory, mentally unstable, deadly, slasher, teenage life, crimes, obsession, youth, serial killer, terrorism, murder, psycho
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 19K
Excision (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Alienated teen Pauline struggles with the pressures of fitting into high school, pleasing her mother and a burning desire to lose her virginity. With a grotesque curiosity for the darker side of life, Pauline is considered a social outcast by ...
Style: surreal, psychological, tense, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, social outcast, high school, obsession, mentally unstable, surgeon, gory, transplant, losing-it hero, teacher, sister sister relationship, strong female character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 32K
Creep (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Looking for work, Aaron comes across a cryptic online ad: “$1,000 for the day. Filming service. Discretion is appreciated.” Low on cash and full of naiveté, he decides to go for it. He drives to a cabin in a remote mountain town where he meets ...
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, intense, surprise ending ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, serial killer, found footage, obsession, cameraman, nightmare, lie, stalker, cabin, gory, insanity ...
Time: year 2012
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 25
Zombie Pizza (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After losing his father, a teenage boy decides to continue the family business and deliver pizza by bicycle during the zombie apocalypse.
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, pizza, m 16, suicide, blood splatter, battle, knife, cemetery, delivery, witches, gay ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Good Neighbor (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two high school filmmakers decide to create the illusion of a haunting on an unsuspecting neighbor.
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, suspenseful, psychological, enigmatic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: found footage, neighbor, hidden camera, revenge, lawyer, voyeur, court, prank, basement, twists & turns, bullying, crime gone awry ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.7
 14K
Visitor Q (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A father who is a failed former television reporter tries to mount a documentary about violence and sex among youths. He proceeds to have sex with his daughter who is now a prostitute, and films his son being humiliated and hit by classmates. ...
Style: dark humor, disturbing, surreal, sexual, psychological ...
Plot: sexual abuse, incest, prostitute, incestuous desire, psychopath, dysfunctional family, rape, heroin, sodomy, knife, necrophilia, father daughter incest ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Vampire Hookers (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This horror film revolves around a sinister vampire (John Carradine) who sends out a horde of undead beauties to bring back victims for his dinner.
Plot: sailor, cemetery, vampire, blood, prostitute, dracula, blood drinking, aristocrat, navy, sex, female nudity, drinking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Man Who Collected Food (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: An obsessive food collector, determined not to desecrate his precious vittles, resorts to the alarming act of cannibalism.
Style: semi serious, scary, humorous, offbeat
Plot: losing-it hero, eating disorder, psychopath, deadly, obsession, cooking and food, eating, food, victim, collection, cannibalism, death ...
Time: 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Movie in collections
 4.6
 224
Virgin Report (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: West Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Part documentary, part mockumentary, part sexploitation, all Franco. Starting in the Garden of Eden we are taken on a voyage around the world that covers various rites of passage and cultures deflowering of the virgin.
Style: semi documentary
Plot: puritan, bare breasts, pubic hair, neighbor, sex, erotica, virginity, taking a shower, female in shower, tribe, inquisition, groom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.0
 236
Watch Out (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: This darkly comedic drama follows the erotic exploits of Jonathan Barrows, a narcissistic college professor whose sexual fascination with his own body leads him to down a path of increasingly disturbed behavior. Forsaking priests and others who lust ...
Style: serious, sexual, sexy, realistic, post modern ...
Plot: prostitute, college, sexual relations, fall in love, gender, lifestyle, youth, couples, mentally unstable, sexual abuse, love and romance, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Singapore Sling (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: Greece
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Singapore Sling is chasing after Laura, a romantic memory from his past. One night he finds himself in a mysterious villa, watching two women bury a body. He falls into their trap and, in an atmosphere of isolation and decadence, the trio act out ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, offbeat
Plot: murder, bondage, kidnapping, torture, sex, serial killer, deadly, isolation, danger, woman in danger, crimes, hostages ...
Time: 80s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Frankenhooker (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A medical school dropout loses his fiancée in a tragic lawnmower incident and decides to bring her back to life. Unfortunately, he was only able to save her head, so he goes to the red light district in the city and lures prostitutes into a hotel ...
Style: offbeat, scary, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: prostitute, mad scientist, lightning, psychopath, misfit, hotel, serial killer, danger, cons and scams, experiment gone awry, reincarnation, zombie ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Ab-normal Beauty (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jiney, an art and photography student, but despite winning an award, she remains unhappy with the work. After photographing the aftermath of a fatal car accident she finds herself obsessed with death. She begins to talk about suicide, and suffers ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: death wish, obsession, sexual abuse, knife, art student, sadist, stalker, art class, hallucination, mask, voyeurism, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 143K
The Cable Guy (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When recently single Steven moves into his new apartment, cable guy Chip comes to hook him up -- and doesn't let go. Initially, Chip is just overzealous in his desire to be Steven's pal, but when Steven tries to end the ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, cynical, witty ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, friendship, odd couple, buddies, danger, designer, television, dangerous friend, basketball, impostor, cheating boyfriend ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Death by Engagement (2005)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two police detectives try to track down a vicious serial killer bent on reclaiming his mother's family heirloom wedding ring as it passes from bride to bride with the killer always one step behind, and the detectives one step behind the killer.
Style: realistic, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, track down, police investigation, police detective, vengeance, danger, obsession, chases and races, curses spells and rituals, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Related movie lists