Movies like American Satan

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American Satan (2017)
 5.5
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American Satan (2017)
Genre: Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A young rock band, half from England and half from the US, drop out of college and move to the Sunset Strip to chase their dreams.
Style: suspense, bleak, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: deal with the devil, fame, devil, music band, obsession, manipulation, stranger, price of fame, death, satan, murder, rock band, music, band, hard rock, rock and roll, cheating, satanic cult, drugs, sex club

Most similar movies to American Satan

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and suspense films with plots about murder, obsession, danger, death, deadly, crimes and rivalry mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like American Satan: The Comfort of Strangers (1990), Inconceivable (2017), Sweet Virginia (2017), Love Her Madly (2000), The Good Son (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Comfort of Strangers (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An Italian diplomat's son follows and seduces English lovers in Venice.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, erotic ...
Plot: obsession, seduction, couples, danger, love and romance, couple relations, culture clash, investigation, murder, stranger, swingers, swinger couple ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, venice, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Inconceivable (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A mother looks to escape her abusive past by moving to a new town where she befriends another mother, who grows suspicious of her.
Style: captivating, artsy, suspense, sexy
Plot: female nudity, murder, obsession, family relations, pregnancy, surrogate mother, child, friendship, lesbian, bikini, nude woman murdered, peeping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Sweet Virginia (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A former rodeo champ befriends a young man with a propensity for violence.
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: robbery, neo-noir, death, murder, home invasion, rodeo, rodeo cowboy, stranger, family business, breaking and entering, small town, friendship ...
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.2
 108
Love Her Madly (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three men are dangerously obsessed with the same woman.
Style: mind bending, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, school, neo noir, investigation, music band, deadly, college life, obsession, college, artists and showbiz, mystery, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 6.4
 34K
The Good Son (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young boy stays with his aunt and uncle, and befriends his cousin who's the same age. But his cousin begins showing increasing signs of psychotic behavior.
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: murder, sociopath, danger, manipulation, parents and children, crimes, sadism, deception, disbelieving adult, psycho, problem child, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: maine, asia, usa, japan, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Secret Obsession (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Newlywed Jennifer is brutally attacked at a dark rest stop. While healing from her injuries, she can’t recall anything from her past, including the ordeal. Her husband, Russell , is just thankful she’s alive and eager to get her home. As he ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, intense ...
Plot: obsession, memory loss, psycho killer, violence, deception, danger, stalker, pursuit, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.6
 5K
Rattlesnake (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After a mysterious woman saves her daughter from a deadly snakebite, a single mother must repay the debt by killing a stranger before sundown.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: deal with the devil, supernatural, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, secrets, transformation, snake bite, witch, single mother, race against time, sunset
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A suburban family chooses seemingly sweet Peyton Flanders as their newborn's nanny. Only much later does the infant's mother, Claire Bartel, realize Peyton's true intentions -- to destroy Claire and replace her in the family. The ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: nanny, obsession, vengeance, danger, haunted by the past, family in danger, domestic disturbance, loss of child, child, psychopath, family, parenthood ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Crossing Guard (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After his daughter died in a hit and run, Freddy Gale has waited six years for John Booth, the man responsible, to be released from prison. On the day of release, Gale visits Booth and announces that he will kill him in one week. Booth uses his time ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, bleak, intense ...
Plot: murder, obsession, haunted by the past, revenge, vengeance, redemption, tragedy, hopes, life is a bitch, rivalry, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, nebraska, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.8
 167K
Misery (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Novelist Paul Sheldon crashes his car on a snowy Colorado road. He is found by Annie Wilkes, the "number one fan" of Paul's heroine Misery Chastaine. Annie is also somewhat unstable, and Paul finds himself crippled, drugged and at her ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, psycho film, scary, tense ...
Plot: obsession, loneliness, insanity, mentally unstable, isolation, captivity, psychopath, kidnapping, manic, rage, snow, escape attempt ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.3
 3K
Plush (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young singer/songwriter, despite being married, becomes involved with her new guitarist, who she soon discovers has a dark past and may be a danger to her and those close to her.
Style: serious, suspenseful, erotic, sexy, twist ending
Plot: music band, musician's life, down on your luck, life is a bitch, guitarist, love triangle, seduction, brother sister relationship, drug use, fictional band, drug overdose, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.1
 18K
Swimfan (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ben Cronin has it all: the admiration of his many friends, a terrific girlfriend, and he's on the fast-track to an athletic scholarship. Ben's rock-solid, promising future and romance are turned upside-down with the arrival of Madison ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, sexy, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, stalking, high school, hospital, swimming, dangerous attraction, female psychopath, frame up, teenage life, mental illness, murder, coma ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Sleeping with the Enemy (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young woman fakes her own death in an attempt to escape her nightmarish marriage, but discovers it is impossible to elude her controlling husband.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: stalking, domestic violence, obsession, violent husband, starting over, woman in danger, haunted by the past, danger, on the run, psychopath, faked death, marital abuse ...
Time: 90s, year 1990, 20th century, 1990s
Place: iowa, usa, boston, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Prophet's Game (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The Prophet has arrived in the ultimate playing ground... Los Angeles. It has taken an innocent childhood game and twisted it into a deadly match of wits, where the only prize is survival. Moving from city to city, The Prophet lures unsuspecting ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: murder, mind game, mystery, riddles and clues, serial killer, investigation, vengeance, danger, crime, chases and races, obsession, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.2
 553
Inner Sanctum (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman attempts suicide when she suspects her husband doesn't love her and is having an affair. Now she's wheelchair-bound, and her husband, who indeed doesn't love her and is having an affair, hires a private nurse to look after his ...
Style: sexy, sexual, enigmatic, absurd, captivating ...
Plot: obsession, love triangle, betrayal, intrigue, infidelity, disability, danger, strong sexual content, murder, investigation, sex, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.0
 1K
Below Utopia (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Daniel returns to his family's mansion for the holidays along with his girlfriend Susanne. His family's seemingly-utopian existence is overshadowed by not only the death of Daniel's brother, but also by Daniel's failure to live ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: murder, crimes, crime gone awry, family gatherings, reunion, danger, heist, deadly, confined, gunfight, home invasion, mansion ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Devil's Advocate (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A hotshot lawyer gets more than he bargained for when he learns his new boss is Lucifer himself.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, twist ending ...
Plot: devil, ambition, deal with the devil, law firm, hotshot lawyer, ethics, evil, lawyer, mentor, marital problem, sin, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan, new york city, southern usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.6
 8K
CBGB (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: CBGB looks at New York's dynamic punk rock scene through the lens of the ground-breaking Lower East Side club started by eccentric Hilly Kristal (Alan Rickman) in 1973 which launched thousands of bands.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, sincere
Plot: music, punk rock, punk, musician's life, artists and showbiz, ambition, lifestyle, clubbing, music band, music history, nightclub, rock music ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Natural Selection (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Tyler is a young man who is desperately seeking direction from a world that seems to have abandoned him. Searching for answers he looks to his new friend Indrid who appears to have it all figured out.
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: high school, manipulation, violence, friendship, love, teenage life, friends, social relations, youth, rivalry, love triangle, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Poison Ivy: The New Seduction (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A sinister seductress vows to destroy a suburban family.
Style: erotic, sexual, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nudity (topless - notable), murder, femme fatale, obsession, betrayal, vengeance, manipulation, family, sexual relations, who done it, dangerous attraction, manipulations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Single White Female 2: The Psycho (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A warped woman takes deadly measures to help a new roommate get rid of her problems.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, obsession, psychopath, roommate, woman in danger, friendship, rivalry, crimes, workplace intrigue, mentally unstable, deadly, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.8
 34K
The Roommate (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Sara, a young design student from Iowa, arrives for college in Los Angeles, she is eager to fit in and get to know the big city. Her wealthy roommate, Rebecca, is more than eager to take Sara under her wing and show her the ropes. The two ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: obsession, mentally unstable, college, female psychopath, college life, roommate, danger, murder, medication, social relations, student life, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, campus, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.3
 1K
The Ex (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In order to get her husband back, an architect's psycho ex-wife kills everybody she can get her hands on.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, bleak, scary
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, danger, family in danger, murder, crime, obsession, family life, manipulation, architect, crimes, family relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Bad Influence (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Michael, a wimpy young executive, is about to get pulverized by a jealous boyfriend in a bar when a handsome, mysterious stranger steps in--and then disappears. Later that night, while jogging, Michael runs into the stranger on a pier. He introduces ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, clever, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, betrayal, friendship, frame up, false accusation, psychopath, neo-noir, couples, deadly, dishonesty, crimes, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.0
 925
Crazy as Hell (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A famous psychiatrist (Ty Adams) takes on the job of trying to cure patients at the Sedah State Hospital, run by it's folksy doctor (Sam Delazo). All this takes a strange turn when a mysterious patient (Satan, he calls himself) enters the ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, supernatural ability, doctors and patients, psychiatrist, video surveillance, devil, research, obsession, good versus evil, power relations, director ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.0
 27K
Obsessed (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Things couldn't be better for Derek Charles. He's just received a big promotion at work, and has a wonderful marriage with his beautiful wife, Sharon. However, into this idyllic world steps Lisa, a temporary worker at Derek's office. ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, sexy, suspense, intense ...
Plot: obsessive love, obsession, stalking, dangerous attraction, fatal attraction, workplace, workplace intrigue, danger, wooing, workplace romance, family problems, promotion ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Mother's Boys (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sexy but unstable wife and mother Jude walked out on her family three years ago. Now, just as suddenly, she is back. But her husband, Robert, has fallen in love with Callie, an assistant principal at his sons' school. He asks Jude for a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, mentally unstable, injury, infidelity, obsession, family in danger, family problems, family life, dysfunctional family, hidden identity, murder, stalking ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.4
 858
Fuga (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Chile
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Could a brilliant composer's music actually be killing his loved ones? Eliseo can't help but believe it when his younger sister dies tragically and then his pianist Georgina suddenly dies on the piano. Completely traumatized, Eliseo is ...
Style: serious, bleak, touching, realistic, captivating
Plot: music, artists and showbiz, losing-it hero, uncover truth, haunted by the past, mental institution, obsession, intrigue, desire for fame, unfulfillment, musician's life, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.7
 4K
Last Dance (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Upon taking a new job, young lawyer Rick Hayes is assigned to the clemency case of Cindy Liggett, a woman convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to death. As Hayes investigates the background for her case, the two begin to form a deep ...
Style: emotional, serious, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: prison, murder, lethal injection, lawyer, death row, courtroom drama, prison life, legal action, dedicated lawyer, life is a bitch, power relations, confined ...
Time: 90s
Place: taj mahal, india, australia, texas, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.0
 947
Dark Tourist (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: JIM TAHANA doesn't leave much of an impression when he passes you by. But look closer and you'll sense his hunger - the deep hunger of an insatiable American soul - always scanning to devour something - anything that might fill the ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, obsession, crimes, mystery, anti heroes, friendship, deadly, violence, childhood trauma, killing spree, transsexual ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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