Movies like The Windmill

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The Windmill
Original name: The Windmill Massacre
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jennifer, an Australian girl on the run from her past, turns up in Amsterdam and, in a desperate attempt to blend in, joins a coach-load of tourists on a tour of Holland's old windmills. When the bus breaks down in the middle of nowhere, she and the other tourists are forced to seek shelter in a disused shed beside a sinister windmill where a devil-worshiping miller once ground the bones of locals instead of grain. As members of the group start to disappear, Jennifer learns that they all have something in common – a shared secret that seems to mark them all for doom.
Plot: scythe, windmill, on the run, bus, blood, parent child relationship, tour, slasher, gore, devil worship, child abuse, violence, murder, grabbed by the throat, tied feet, deal with the devil, repeated event, burning, vase, female photographer, hung upside down, pocket knife, frenchwoman, bleeding, mentally unstable ...
Place: holland, amsterdam
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USA
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 8.0
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Karaoke Terror
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Genre: Horror
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Time: 20th century, 80s
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Genre: Horror, Drama
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Duration: 93 min.
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Rosemary's Baby
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A young couple moves into an infamous New York apartment building to start a family. Things become frightening as Rosemary begins to suspect her unborn baby isn't safe around their strange neighbors.
Style: surreal, suspenseful, scary, psychological, gothic ...
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