Movies like Beyond the Dreamcatcher

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Beyond the Dreamcatcher (0000)
Beyond the Dreamcatcher (0000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When an online shock jock's latest episode takes him on a journey into the notorious deep web, his own darkness threatens to drag him into the depths of the binary abyss.
Style: dark humor, psychedelic, avant garde, psychotronic, tech noir, humorous, cult film
Plot: drugs, hallucination, rape, religion, death, depression, family relations, technology, neo noir, child abuse, insanity, memory, lust, murder, catholic, psychosis, black market, death of father, surrealism, hallucinogenic drug, catholicism, anxiety, transformation, darkness, humour ...
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Beyond the Dreamcatcher

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, dark humor, semi serious and offbeat films with plots about death, family relations, murder, brutality, loneliness, nudity (full frontal - brief) and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Drama and Horror genres. Some movies like Beyond the Dreamcatcher: Brain Damage (1988), Vampire's Kiss (1988), Desecration (1999), Singapore Sling (1990), Happiness (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.6
 9K
Brain Damage (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A normal, average guy who lives in New York City becomes dependent on an evil, disembodied brain.
Style: dark humor, surreal, semi serious, scary, humorous ...
Plot: addiction, hallucination, parasite, body horror, junkyard, brain, drug abuse, monster, surrealism, murder, brother brother relationship, brain damage ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.0
 14K
Vampire's Kiss (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A publishing executive is visited and bitten by a vampire and starts exhibiting erratic behavior. He pushes his secretary to extremes as he tries to come to terms with his affliction. The vampire continues to visit and drink his blood, and as his ...
Style: surreal, suspenseful, absurd, psychological, macabre ...
Plot: vampire, insanity, mental illness, supernatural, imaginary, hallucination, losing-it hero, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, delusion, bite, nightclub ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 4.1
 473
Desecration (1999)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sixteen year-old Bobby is emotionally damaged by his mother's early death. He accidentally causes a nun's death, unleashing a chain of supernatural events that lead him into the pits of Hell.
Style: macabre, avant garde, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: childhood trauma, nun, supernatural, hallucination, hell, catholic school, coughing, scissors, nightmare, bishop, convent, christmas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, suspenseful, offbeat, cult film
Plot: murder, kidnapping, bondage, hostage, torture, neo noir, gory, parents and children, isolation, woman in danger, crime, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 1990s, 90s
Place: greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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, marriage, therapist, divorce, depression, obsession, dysfunctional family, child abuse, unhappiness ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Duck! The Carbine High Massacre (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Derwin and Derick, Neo-Nazis, plan to commit a school shooting and kill themselves after a sick joke by the school jocks.
Style: dark humor, biting, cynical, suspense, controversial ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, high school, vengeance, murder, child in peril, kids in trouble, high school life, teenage life, social decay, deadly, investigation, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Spider Baby or, The Maddest Story Ever Told (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The story follows a family of inbreeds who have been afflicted by a genetic disorder known as 'Merrye syndrome', named after the family in which the disorder developed. This malady causes its victims to enter a state of age regression that ...
Style: cult film, serious, scary, dark humor, offbeat ...
Plot: family relations, mental illness, inbreeding, family problems, human becomes animal, misfit, danger, human becoming an animal, haunted by the past, child illness, eccentric family, siblings relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 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: scary, macabre, 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 ⇓
45%
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Bloody Bloody Bible Camp (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1977 a group of young, horny, out of control Christians are spending a fun filled weekend at the mountain lakeside Happy Day Bible Camp. One by one these youthful sinners pay a BLOODY penance for their misdeeds. Flash forward 7 years, when ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, humorous, dark humor, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, psychopath, camp, deadly, danger, nun, crimes, profanity, catholicism, death, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s, year 1977
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.6
 174
Elevator Movie (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jim is a shy, withdrawn loner, pervert, and virgin. Lana is a friendly and outgoing born again Christian who has renounced her promiscuous drug filled past. They have never met until they step into an elevator together one day. The elevator gets ...
Style: psychotronic, disturbing, serious, suspenseful, cult film
Plot: trapped in an elevator, pervert, isolation, obsession, sex maniac, claustrophobia, surrealism, controversy, introvert, transformation, virgin, irony ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 12K
Palindromes (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Aviva is thirteen, awkward and sensitive. Her mother Joyce is warm and loving, as is her father, Steve, a regular guy who does have a fierce temper from time to time. The film revolves around her family, friends and neighbors.
Style: psychological, surreal, bleak, cynical, humorous ...
Plot: pregnancy, dysfunctional family, child abuse, runaway teen, teenage life, teenage pregnancy, family problems, parents and children, society, life is a bitch, youth, abortion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, kansas, usa, india, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.2
 7K
Henry Fool (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: An egocentric bum transforms the lives of a shy New Jersey garbageman and his sister.
Style: stylized, talky, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, poet, fame, politics, money, bittersweet, suburbs, writer's life, murder, eccentric family, life is a bitch, society ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new jersey, new york, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.1
 2K
Just Buried (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young man inherits a nearly bankrupt funeral home from his estranged father. He falls in love with the alluring young mortician, only to find out she's offing people to keep the place in business!
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, suspense, offbeat ...
Plot: mortician, murder, psychopath, serial killer, mysterious character, couples, family relations, disorder, estrangement, parents and children, couple relations, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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, offbeat ...
Plot: taxidermy, perversion, misfit, goofy hero, social misfits, family relations, parents and children, surrealism, rejection, gluttony, masochism, vomiting ...
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Guatemalan Handshake (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mysterious power failure in a small mountain town coincides with the disappearance of one of its most eccentric young residents. Mystery piles upon mystery as his family and friends search for him, fail, and ultimately try to forget about him, an ...
Style: stylized, humorous, surreal, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: small town, friendship, social relations, friends, disorder, family relations, nothing goes right, best friends, family life, missing person, couples, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.6
 93K
To Return (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Raimunda (Penélope Cruz) works and lives Madrid with her husband Paco and daughter Paula. Her sister Sole (Lola Dueñas) lives nearby and they both miss their mother Irene (Carmen Maura), who died several years ago in a house fire along with their ...
Style: twists and turns, emotional, humorous, psychological, touching ...
Plot: loneliness, death, secret, village, family relations, ghost, haunted by the past, parents and children, life is a bitch, women, uncover truth, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain, europe, venezuela, barcelona spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Beyond Dream's Door (1989)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Ben Dobbs is a lonely college student who has never had dreams of any kind. This all changes for Ben and he start having a series of sequential and terrifying nightmares that become true in his waking life. As he reaches out for help, he is also ...
Style: cult film, avant garde, psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: dream, nightmare, violence, death, h.p. lovecraft, neo noir, redemption, decapitation, zombie, gore, supernatural power, demon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Henry Poole Is Here (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Henry Poole abandons his fiancée and family business to spend what he believes are his remaining days alone. The discovery of a 'miracle' by a nosy neighbor ruptures his solitude and restores his faith in life.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, emotional, intense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: terminal illness, miraculous event, loneliness, neighbor, society, love and romance, dealing with death, religion, nosy neighbor, depression, suburbs, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 6.7
 21K
The Professor (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Richard, a world-weary college professor is given a life-changing diagnosis and decides to throw all pretense and conventions to the wind and live his life as boldly and freely as possible with a biting sense of humor, a reckless streak, and a touch ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, touching, feel good, humorous
Plot: father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, instructor, cancer, drugs, alcohol, family relations, society, dishonesty, mentor, friendship, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The House of Yes (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jackie-O is anxiously awaiting the visit of her brother home for Thanksgiving, but isn't expecting him to bring a friend. She's even more shocked to learn that this friend is his fiance. It soon becomes clear that Jackie Kennedy's ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, absurd, surreal, psychological ...
Plot: incest, dysfunctional family, family relations, mental illness, thanksgiving, eccentric family, family problems, twins, family life, love and romance, brother sister incest, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Acid House (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: THE ACID HOUSE is a surreal triptych adapted by "Trainspotting" author Irvine Welsh from his acclaimed collection of short stories. Combining a vicious sense of humor with hard-talking drama, the film reaches into the hearts and minds of ...
Style: surreal, dark humor, humorous, mind bending, clever ...
Plot: lsd, drug abuse, family relations, vengeance, infidelity, murder, vandalism, s&m, society, youth, god, adult as child ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Just Before I Go (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ted Morgan has been treading water for most of his life. After his wife leaves him, Ted realizes he has nothing left to live for. Summoning the courage for one last act, Ted decides to go home and face the people he feels are responsible for ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, emotional, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: suicide attempt, dysfunctional family, small town, life is a bitch, suicide, family relations, haunted by the past, siblings relations, depression, midlife crisis, loneliness, homecoming ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.4
 100K
Eraserhead (1977)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Henry Spencer tries to survive his industrial environment, his angry girlfriend, and the unbearable screams of his newly born mutant child.
Style: surreal, art house, psychological, avant garde, disturbing ...
Plot: surrealism, cult, existentialism, insanity, nightmare, baby, freak, parents and children, unwanted pregnancy, art, imagination, crazy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.4
 31K
Choke (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A sex-addicted con-man pays for his mother's hospital bills by playing on the sympathies of those who rescue him from choking to death.
Style: cynical, melancholic, sexual, sexy, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sex addict, hospital, scam, dysfunctional family, mental institution, parents and children, alzheimer's disease, life is a bitch, depression, lie, womanizer, restaurant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iowa, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Among Friends (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A twisted horror about a dinner party gone wrong. Set against an 80s backdrop, the good time takes a dark turn when one in the group hijacks the evening in an attempt to help the others come clean about their secret betrayals against one ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, scary
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, uncover truth, best friends, dishonesty, isolation, betrayal, danger, deadly, crimes, gory, psychopath ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.6
 99K
The Two Popes (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Explores the relationship and opposing visions between two of the most powerful leaders in the Catholic Church, both of whom must address their own pasts and the demands of the modern world in order to move the church forward.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, humorous, dark humor, based on true events
Plot: vatican, catholic church, pope, religion, catholicism, catholic, catholic priest, cardinal the priest, priest, forgiveness, guilt, confession ...
Time: 21st century
Place: rome italy, buenos aires argentina, italy, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Forgiving the Franklins (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A conservative, God fearing Southern family is spiritually changed by an auto accident, but who they become puts them at odds with the highly conservative values around them.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, dark humor, talky ...
Plot: church, family relations, cheerleader, high school, religions or cults, family problems, high school life, disagreement, gender, society, hopes, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Living in Oblivion (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nick is the director of a low-budget indie film. He tries to keep everything together as his production is plagued with an insecure actress, a megalomaniac star, a pretentious, beret-wearing director of photography and lousy catering. Divided in ...
Style: surreal, humorous, semi serious, talky, atmospheric ...
Plot: film within a film, filmmaker, filmmaking, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, friends, actor's life, lifestyle, satire, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dwarf, actor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
American Nightmares (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two voyeuristic nerds are hacking the devices of people as they themselves are hacked by the feed from story tellers Mister Malevolent and Mystic Woman who have seven moralistic horror stories to tell.
Style: psychotronic, anthology, scary, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: serial killer, hacker, prostitute, computer, kidnapping, rape, preacher, racism, demon, clown, bishop, abortion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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: tense, surreal, scary, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, social outcast, high school, obsession, mentally unstable, transplant, surgeon, losing-it hero, gory, teacher, sister sister relationship, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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