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Penance (0000)
Penance (0000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Blood drenched terror grips the beautiful city of San Diego as mutilated bodies begin to surface. Lead Homicide Detective Mason "Nostradamus" Brannigan believes it to be the signature of methodical killer Dante: The Inferno Killer who murders his victims according to the 9 Circles of Hell. As Brannigan delves deeper into the case, dark secrets are revealed and the evidence begins to state that this is not MURDER, this is REVENGE.
Plot: suicide, torture, slasher, murder, blood, revenge, gore, shotgun, decapitation, serial murder, american horror
Place: san diego california

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Most similar movies to Penance

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sadistic, surprise ending, suspenseful and serious films with plots about murder, blood, gore, violence, slasher, revenge and decapitation mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Penance: The Weirdo (1989), Torture Dungeon (1970), Evil Night (1992), New Terminal Hotel (2010), Torment (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.7
 99
The Weirdo (1989)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After years of torment and torture, a disturbed young man snaps and takes out his frustration in particularly violent ways.
Plot: revenge, murder, sex, female nudity, mental retardation, park, blood, humiliation, decapitation, church, impalement, electrocution ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Torture Dungeon (1970)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In Medieval England, a sadistic duke plots to kill off all the heirs to the throne of England so he can claim he title crown for himself.
Plot: sex, murder, torture, sword, impalement, funeral, female nudity, decapitation, pitchfork, gore, male nudity, one armed man ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 4.7
 56
Evil Night (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A group of rich college brats conspire to play a prank on Jimmy Fisher, the school nerd. But when Jimmy ends up unconscious, the co-eds leave him and head out to a party. What they don't realize is that, when Jimmy wakes up, the evil inside of ...
Plot: violence, murder, revenge, blood, slasher, gore
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
New Terminal Hotel (2010)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Don Malek (Stephen Geoffreys) isn't the usual tenant found in the skid row hotels of downtown L.A. Grief-stricken since the murder of his fiancee Katherin, the successful screenwriter-turned murderous vigilante is bent on revenge against studio ...
Plot: blood, hotel, female nudity, drugs, murder, motel, blood splatter, gore, torture, suicide
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 3.5
 74
Torment (1986)
Genre: Horror, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A detective sets out to capture a psycho who kills women, but the psycho turns the tables and goes after the detective's girlfriend.
Style: sadistic
Plot: death, murder, evil, evil man, homicidal maniac, trapped, maniac, bad guy, police, brutality, blood, rage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
A Night to Dismember (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: A woman from a "cursed" family is released from a mental facility, and soon dismembered corpses start turning up.
Plot: sex, female nudity, murder, exploitation, violence, decapitation, dismemberment, gore, blood, mental patient, slasher, curse
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.0
 310
555 (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A spate of killings of teenagers by a maniac dressed like a hippie causes a detective to check the records for similar killings. He discovers that every five years, in the fifth month of the year, for five consecutive days, the same type of killings ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: gore, slasher, killer, murder, sex, teenager, suspect, maniac, hippie, splatter, blood, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Death Tube: Broadcast Murder Show (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A young man gets hooked on a website called "Death Tube," which broadcasts actual murders in real time. At first he doesn't believe it is real, until he is brought into the site itself. The killing game is about to begin.
Plot: drill, murder, violence, internet, decapitation, katana sword, bear, texting, computer, gore, torture, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 4.4
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The Remake (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A deranged horror fanatic stalks and kills members of a film crew after discovering their intent to remake a popular 1980s slasher film.
Plot: cocaine, slasher, blood, movie business, murder, sex, decapitation, friday the thirteenth, outhouse, poisoning, film making
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Dead by Christmas (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Reunited for the holidays, a group of friends raised together in a troubled Louisiana orphanage are stalked by a killer from Christmas Past.
Style: christmas horror
Plot: slasher, killer, santa claus, holiday horror, nun, revenge, murder, christmas, blood, gore, violence, death
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Alice in Murderland (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's Alice's birthday and her sorority girlfriends throw her a themed party. Everyone comes as their favorite, sexy character from Wonderland. The Jabberwocky wasn't invited and brings murder and mayhem to the girls' night out.
Plot: murder, gore, slasher, panties, tied feet
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Poor Albert and Little Annie (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Albert tried to kill his rich snobby mother once. Then he was institutionalized. Now he's escaped. Albert is after his mother again. And he will torture and kill anything that lays in the way...
Style: disturbing, sadistic
Plot: slasher, pedophile, killing spree, bloody violence, disturbed individual, sadistic psychopath, deeply disturbed person, blood, mental institution, killer, closing eyes of dead person, evil man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Hollywood Strangler Meets the Skid Row Slasher (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A photographer cruises Hollywood and takes pictures of young models he then strangles. Meanwhile, a woman who works in a porno bookstore in downtown L.A. takes it upon herself to kill off the local derelicts. Soon the two killers meet up with each ...
Plot: slasher, photographer, dead woman on floor, call girl, mass murder, death, murder, revenge, bookstore, dead woman, city, model ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
This Stuff'll Kill Ya! (1971)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A redneck con artist sets himself up as a preacher in a small Deep South town to run his moonshine distillery and clashes with a number of locals and a federal agent bent on shutting his operation down.
Plot: murder, corruption, rape, blood, chase, shotgun, whiskey, preacher, shot in the head
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Twisted Nightmare (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of teenagers win a trip to a summer camp they had attended as children. However, soon after they get there they begin to disappear one by one. The survivors suspect that the disappearances may be connected to the death of a handicapped child ...
Plot: summer camp, slasher, murder, blood, monster, double impalement, female nudity, exploitation, impalement, disembodied head, mutilation, splatter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.4
 174
B.C. Butcher (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: When a tribe of cavewomen imparts cruel justice on one of their own their fate takes a turn for the worst. After discovering and falling in love with the corpse sacrificed by the girl-gang, a lone wandering giant of pre-historic mythos is inspired ...
Plot: violence, slasher, splatter, blood, monster, creature feature, murder, seduction, revenge, blood splatter, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, absurd humor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The film that brings back horror icon Freddy Krueger as a darker and more sinister character than ever before. While Freddy is on the prowl a group of teenagers being stalked soon learn they all have a common factor making them targets for this ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: slasher, supernatural, revenge, high school, torture, nightmare comes true, gory, serial killer, danger, small town, dreams, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 61
Inner Ghosts (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: Portugal, Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: If ghosts can think and remember who they are, then the physical brain is not the only place where we store our inner selves. Helen is asked to train two young women into the art of communicating with the dead. But Helen's days as a medium are ...
Plot: revenge, evil, decapitation, demon, supernatural, supernatural power, blood, love, murder, violence, ghost, gore ...
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 5.1
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The Undertaker (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A deranged undertaker kills various people to keep as his friends in his seedy funeral home.
Plot: slasher, psychotic, funeral home, maniac, psychopath, gore, blood, necrophilia, murder, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 556
Video Violence (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A husband and wife open a video store in a new town, and come to find out that the locals only rent horror films and the "occasional triple X'er", and make their own snuff videos.
Plot: severed head, blood splatter, gore, changing room, video store clerk, video store, wet t shirt, killer, decapitation, dismemberment, body mutilation, female nudity ...
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 7.2
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Unbound (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Julius Fonteneau has decided to take the law into his own hands after his daughter has gone missing. His only friend supports him while his wife resents him and the police are growing suspicious of his intentions. He must determine right from wrong ...
Plot: violence, murder, blood, husband wife relationship, kidnapping, deception, revenge
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43%
 2.9
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Tomboys (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Five girls kidnap a serial rapist... to seek revenge.
Plot: australian, rape, revenge, murder, rape and revenge, anal rape, castration, hand job, male rape, barn, suicide, hung from a hook
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.0
 4K
Martyrs (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A woman and her childhood friend seek out revenge on those who victimized and abused them.
Style: remake of french film
Plot: child abuse, blood, revenge, murder, sadism, female friendship, afterlife, burned alive, electrocution, torture, martyr, crucifix ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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My Friends Need Killing (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A traumatized Vietnam veteran goes on a killing spree, targeting the men with whom he served in the army.
Plot: vietnam war, proto-slasher, killing spree, skydiving, forced suicide, vietnam veteran, revenge, murder, nihilism
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.8
 624
Ruby (1977)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Strange killings occur at Ruby's drive-in theatre, sixteen years after the murder of her gangster boyfriend.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, ghost, supernatural, murder, revenge, rivalry, vengeance, mentally unstable, danger, criminal heroes, crime, mute or deaf ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 2.7
 794
The Captives (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Sandy has stumbled onto a lair of torture and humiliation. She was abducted and brought to this pit of pain as the next intended victim. But Sandy overthrows her captor and kills him. Does she release the other prisoners? Does she call the police? ...
Plot: torture, rape, violence, revenge, s&m, kidnapping, defecation, female nudity, murder, explicit sex, exploitation, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
I Filmed Your Death (0000)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small town is rocked when a local man goes on a rampage in a movie theater, killing dozens as well as himself. Now, a year later, young filmmaker Pierce Lyndale adds salt to the wound when he makes the tragic decision to base a film off of this ...
Plot: revenge, female nudity, violence, murder, sex scene, weed, cigarette smoking, party, male nudity, satanic ritual, tv interview, home invasion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 2K
Blood Rage (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In 1974, Terry commits a murder and pins it on his twin brother, Todd. Ten years later, Todd escapes from a mental institution on the same day as Terry’s murderous instincts resurface.
Style: sadistic
Plot: revenge, murder, psychopath, framed for murder, serial killer, insanity, decapitation, evil twin, machete, slasher, psycho killer, mutilation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.9
 34
Zombies (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Five years ago when Christian sold his soul to the dark powers of Samuel he was promised a life free of guilt and no recollection of his sins. A world where a small cabal of handsome killers, Zombies, seduce and pray upon innocent men at will. ...
Plot: murder, zombie, gore, heart in hand, pubic hair, blood, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.1
 309
The Park (2003)
Genre: Horror, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Thailand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An amusement park reopens after a deadly accident fourteen years prior. But although the park is back in business, that doesn't mean it's safe, and when a young boy goes missing, a group of his friends set out to find him.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: blood, ferris wheel, evil clown, sister, missing, strangulation, suicide, ghost, teenager, death of child, accidental death, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%