Movies like Penance 0000

If you like "Penance" you are looking for movies about / with suicide, torture, slasher, murder, blood, revenge and gore themes of Crime, Drama and Horror genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
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

Movie in categories

suicide movies
4058
torture movies
3715
slasher movies
1988
murder movies
15858
blood movies
9317
revenge movies
7779
gore movies
3409
shotgun movies
2306

Most similar movies to Penance

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sadistic, scary, serious and surprise ending films with plots about murder, blood, gore, slasher, violence, revenge and decapitation mostly in Horror, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Penance: New Terminal Hotel (2010), The Weirdo (1989), Torture Dungeon (1970), Evil Night (1992), Torment (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: murder, revenge, drugs, motel, hotel, female nudity, gore, blood, torture, blood splatter, suicide
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.1
 114
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: mental retardation, revenge, murder, electrocution, gore, sex, female nudity, park, decapitation, church, impalement, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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: torture, murder, sex, blood, horse, male nudity, gore, sword, pitchfork, duke, female nudity, funeral ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.7
 61
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: murder, revenge, violence, gore, blood, slasher
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 3.6
 78
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: psycho terror, american horror, house, insanity, serial murder, violence, murder, death, slasher killer, weirdo, trapped, maniac ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Night to Dismember (1989)
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: violence, sex, exploitation, murder, female nudity, decapitation, curse, dismemberment, gore, slasher, mental patient, blood
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.1
 317
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: slasher, gore, suspect, killer, murder, sex, maniac, teenager, blood, sergeant, violence, decapitation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: decapitation, internet, murder, violence, torture, gore, computer, texting, blood, drill, website, bear ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 4.4
 85
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: blood, slasher, cocaine, movie business, friday the thirteenth, decapitation, poisoning, outhouse, sex, murder, film making
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, nun, santa claus, death, violence, revenge, murder, killer, gore, holiday horror, christmas, blood
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, call girl, dead woman on floor, mass murder, dead woman, city, two killers, revenge, murder, death, murder of a nude woman, serial killer ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, death, nightmare comes true, danger, serial killer, back from the dead, youth, supernatural, murder, nightmare, torture, burned alive ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: sadistic, disturbing
Plot: pedophile, slasher, serial killer, insanity, stabbing, torturer, bloody violence, murder of a nude woman, characters killed one by one, serial murder, revenge, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: slasher, summer camp, murder, blood, mutilation, monster, impalement, disembodied head, exploitation, female nudity, gore, throat slitting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.6
 194
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, murder, death, blood, slasher, splatter, revenge, blood splatter, absurdism, seduction, gore, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, exploitation, corruption, rape, chase, blood, whiskey, shotgun, preacher, shot in the head
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.7
 126
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: suicide, gore, ghost, european, blood, evil, decapitation, murder, revenge, violence, demon, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.3
 595
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: gore, slasher, blood, body mutilation, video store clerk, video store, wet t shirt, blood splatter, changing room, dismemberment, killer, severed head ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 76
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: blood, murder, violence, revenge, deception, kidnapping, husband wife relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: satanic ritual, home invasion, weed, murder, revenge, violence, community, sex scene, male nudity, party, blood, female nudity ...
Place: connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.7
 653
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: serious, mind bending, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, slasher, murder, ghost, revenge, supernatural ability, gangsters, criminal heroes, parents and children, crime, curses spells and rituals, mute or deaf ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, killing spree, proto-slasher, vietnam veteran, murder, revenge, vietnam war veteran, nihilism, forced suicide, skydiving
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 3K
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: framed for murder, evil twin, machete, decapitation, mutilation, slasher, psycho killer, psychopath, revenge, murder, serial killer, insanity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
 3.7
 37
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, heart in hand, gore, pubic hair, blood, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 2.9
 312
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: murder, blood, death of child, accidental death, decapitation, amusement park, ferris wheel, evil clown, missing, strangulation, teenager, cemetery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Legend of Bloody Jack (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The legend of Jack The Ripper comes to real when one of his descendants revive him.
Style: scary, rough, serious
Plot: slasher, supernatural, gore, blood, forest, decapitation, murder, jack the ripper, legends and myths, danger, curses spells and rituals, city life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Beautiful, the Bloody, and the Bare (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: An artist and his wife hold art classes using nude models. Their photographer friend Pete returns from two years in Europe, and they try to convince him he has a promising career in nude photography. He eventually agrees to try it, but finds that ...
Plot: shower, the color red, reunited friends, art school, nude model, modeling, exploitation, murder, choking, blood, suicide, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
August Underground's Penance (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: "August Underground's Penance" is basically the personal home video of two sociopathic killers on murder spree.Again two nameless butchers played by Fred Vogel and Cristie Whiles videotape their bloodthirsty madness,but ...
Plot: child murder, violence, sadism, murder, christmas, blood, home invasion, gore, torture, strangulation, murder of family
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Love Butcher (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The twisted tale of Caleb, and his alter ego Lester. After being pushed around too far, Caleb transforms into Lester and returns to those who have wronged him.
Plot: proto-slasher, mutilation, alter ego, human monster, maniac, slasher, homicidal maniac, american horror, gardener, body count, sadistic psychopath, drowning ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.8
 227
Play Dead (1983)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A woman uses her magic powers and a vicious Rotweiller dog to murder her relatives.
Plot: rottweiler, revenge, barking dog, occult, animal attack, killer dog, relative, dog, murder investigation, supernatural power, supernatural, psychopath ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%