Movies like A Guidebook to Killing Your Ex

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A Guidebook to Killing Your Ex (2016)
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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, bandit, prostitute, loneliness, wedding, police, stalker, psychopath, doll, torture, weapons, cemetery, mother, stalking, marriage, knife, hate, flowers, father son relationship, monologue ...
Place: hungary

Most similar movies to A Guidebook to Killing Your Ex

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, dark humor, psychological and cult film films with plots about obsession, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, gory, violence, psychopath and loneliness mostly in Drama, Comedy and Horror genres. Some movies like A Guidebook to Killing Your Ex: Moth (2016), Lady Psycho Killer (2015), Trash Humpers (2009), Blood Cousins (2012), Ingrid Goes West (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, suspense, enigmatic, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: found footage, mythical creature, lost in the woods, mutation, creature feature, moth, filmmaking, teacher student relationship, urban legend, abandoned house, night vision, handheld camera ...
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: doll, nudity (full frontal - brief), necrophilia, transvestite, prostitute, schizophrenia, sexual murder, illegal drugs, male nudity, female full frontal nudity, psychiatrist, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, psychotronic
Plot: psychopath, female killer, female serial killer, love, slasher, small town, psychosis, massacre, young lovers, killer, knife
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, realistic, cynical, gloomy ...
Plot: vandalism, prank, elderly, obsession, aging, dirty old man, anti social, sexual harassment, disorder, domestic disturbance, chaos, mutant ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tennessee, usa, nashville tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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, family secret, revenge, road trip, latin, cemetery, family secrets, latinx lead, murder, valley, knife
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, charlatan, loneliness, friendship, party, secret, lie, selfie ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.6
 32K
May (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
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, psychological, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: student film
Plot: mental illness, obsession, loneliness, murder, destructive relationship, insanity, dangerous attraction, social misfits, disfigurement, misfit, serial killer, cannibalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.9
 16K
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, disturbing, controversial ...
Plot: taxidermy, perversion, goofy hero, social misfits, family relations, misfit, parents and children, surrealism, rejection, gluttony, masochism, vomiting ...
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Literally, Right Before Aaron (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Still reeling from his breakup with college sweetheart Allison, Adam's world is thrown into further chaos when he’s surprisingly invited to attend her wedding.
Style: humorous, uplifting, funny, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: wedding, obsession, love, relationships, male female relationship, intrigue, friendship, marriage, romance, love affair, love and romance, male female friendship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: mentally unstable, stalking, psychopath, serial killer, investigation, slasher, taxi, murder, obsession, stalker, lobbyist, gory ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, france, usa, europe, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: cult film, humorous, witty, gothic, offbeat ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, revenge, gory, crimes, investigation, gays and lesbians, actor's life, rivalry, deadly, psychopath, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 4K
Deerskin (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A man who becomes obsessed with owning the designer deerskin jacket of his dreams. This obsession will lead him to turn his back on his humdrum life in the suburbs, blow his life savings and even turn him to crime.
Style: satirical, absurd, enigmatic, dark humor
Plot: mentally unstable, manipulation, obsession, violence, murder, loneliness, paradox, film within a film, serial killer, paranoia, bank, shower ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.3
 45K
Tusk (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: Canada, 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: macabre, scary, suspenseful, surreal, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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 ⇓
36%
 6.1
 20K
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, mentally unstable, obsession, surgeon, gory, losing-it hero, teacher, transplant, sister sister relationship, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.6
 501
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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: serial killer, obsession, youth, mentally unstable, terrorism, teenage life, crimes, deadly, gory, slasher, murder, psycho
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, feel good, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, gays and lesbians, gay, love, fish out of water, stalking, opposites attract, actor, friendship, obsessive love, writers, gender ...
Time: 90s, 19th century
Place: london, new york, europe, england, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
 2K
The Fan (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A record store clerk is an obsessed fan of an actress of stage and screen (Lauren Bacall). However when his letters are rejected, the fan strikes out at the actresses friends, then at her.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, murder, obsessed fan, actor's life, woman in danger, stalking, mentally unstable, slasher, danger, crime, crimes, price of fame ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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, gloomy ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, friendship, childhood friend, gay, danger, reunion, dysfunctional character, mentally unstable, unrequited love, man child, love triangle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: found footage, neighbor, court, hidden camera, revenge, lawyer, voyeur, prank, basement, twists & turns, bullying, crime gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, year 2014, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: psychopath, murder, police investigation, obsession, deadly, danger, vengeance, track down, crimes, police detective, law enforcement, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Plot: death wish, obsession, stalker, sexual abuse, psychopath, dangerous attraction, crimes, teenage life, gory, deadly, haunted by the past, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.8
 162
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: outcast, emotionally unstable, introvert, pastiche, mentally unstable, revenge, doll
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.5
 227
Virgin Report (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: West Germany, Spain
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: erotic, semi documentary, sexploitation film
Plot: puritan, erotica, pubic hair, virginity, neighbor, sex, bare breasts, groom, tribe, taking a shower, meditation, female in shower ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 7.7
 65K
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, loneliness, sibling relationship, therapist, marriage, divorce, depression, obsession, dysfunctional family, child abuse, unhappiness ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: serious, offbeat, suspenseful, cult film
Plot: murder, bondage, hostage, kidnapping, neo noir, torture, deadly, crimes, confined, hostages, crime, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.0
 237
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, dark humor, suspense, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: love affair, lifestyle, couples, mentally unstable, youth, sexual abuse, fall in love, love and romance, prostitute, college, murder, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.6
 15K
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: rough, disturbing, psychological, tense, dark humor ...
Plot: sexual abuse, incest, violence spree, psychopath, dysfunctional family, incestuous desire, prostitute, family relations, heroin, rape, necrophilia, sodomy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, suspense, offbeat
Plot: obsession, psychopath, losing-it hero, deadly, cooking and food, eating disorder, insanity, cannibalism, murder, collector, victim, eating ...
Time: 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.5
 2K
All the Rage (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A rich cross-section of urban USA find their lives changed when their fates collide at gunpoint.
Style: clever, intense, melancholic, satirical, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, crimes of passion, family problems, society, crumbling marriage, weapons, multiple storylines, geek, family drama, prejudice, mental illness, loneliness ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.7
 447
Easy Six (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Packard Schmidt is a burnt-out, middle-aged college English professor. In a desperate attempt to restore some sense of vitality to his lonely existence he embarks on a series of impulsive romantic exploits resulting in a cavalcade of disaster both ...
Style: psychological, dark humor, realistic, semi serious, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, gambling, college, self discovery, lifestyle, obsession, love affair, midlife crisis, femme fatale, romance, track down, dull life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada, california, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%