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Excision (2012)
 6.1
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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 everyone around her. Enticed by flesh, she retreats into her own fantasies and hopes to become a great surgeon - that is, if she doesn't go insane first.
Style: scary, psychological, tense, surreal, disturbing, offbeat, serious, realistic, witty, dark humor ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, social outcast, high school, obsession, mentally unstable, surgeon, transplant, losing-it hero, gory, social relations, teacher, sister sister relationship, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong female character, teenager, domineering mother, sexual frustration, dark fantasy, youth, misfit, parents and children, graphic violence, mental illness, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out dark humor, suspenseful, suspense and realistic films with plots about violence, murder, blood, death, youth, teenager and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Comedy, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Excision: May (2002), Welcome to the Dollhouse (1995), Trash Fire (2016), Visitor Q (2001), Pretty Persuasion (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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May (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Psychological horror about a lonely young woman traumatized by a difficult childhood, and her increasingly desperate attempts to connect with the people around her.
Style: gothic, psychological, scary, suspenseful, dark humor ...
Audience: student film
Plot: mental illness, obsession, serial killer, loneliness, murder, cannibalism, destructive relationship, psychopath, blind character, insanity, female stalker, dangerous attraction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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88%
Welcome to the Dollhouse (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An unattractive 7th grader struggles to cope with suburban life as the middle child with un-attentive parents and bullies at school.
Style: realistic, cynical, semi serious, sincere, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, suburbs, misfit, dysfunctional family, sibling relationship, humiliation, family problems, social awkwardness, parents and children, unfulfillment, youth, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
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100%
 5.9
 3K
Trash Fire (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man forced to confront his past when he and his girlfriend end up entangled in a web of lies.
Style: dark humor, bleak, rough, suspenseful
Plot: dysfunctional family, disfigured face, christianity, secret past, brother sister relationship, murder, secret, bossy woman, reunion, socially awkward, delusion, old woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.6
 15K
Visitor Q (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A father who is a failed former television reporter tries to mount a documentary about violence and sex among youths. He proceeds to have sex with his daughter who is now a prostitute, and films his son being humiliated and hit by classmates. ...
Style: rough, disturbing, surreal, psychological, tense ...
Plot: sexual abuse, incest, violence spree, necrophilia, psychopath, dysfunctional family, prostitute, family relations, incestuous desire, heroin, rape, sodomy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Pretty Persuasion (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A 15-year-old girl incites chaos among her friends and a media frenzy when she accuses her drama teacher of sexual harassment.
Style: dark humor, realistic, biting, cynical, stylized ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: false accusation, manipulation, high school, adolescence, sexual harassment, teachers and students, lifestyle, dishonesty, rejection, high school life, teenager, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, beverly hills
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27%
 4.6
 898
Chastity Bites (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Serial killer Countess Elizabeth Bathory believed that bathing in virgin blood would keep her young and beautiful forever. Still alive today, she's found a perfect hunting ground for her "botox" as an abstinence educator in ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic, dark humor ...
Plot: serial killer, high school, feminism, teenager, blood, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, danger, journalism, deadly, time travel, eternal youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 16th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.1
 10K
Martin (1977)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Martin sedates women with a syringe full of narcotics and then slices their wrists with a razor blade so he can drink their blood. Martin, who comes to live with his uncle and cousin in the dying town of Braddock, Pennsylvania, has romantic ...
Style: cult film, suspenseful, scary, surreal, tense ...
Plot: vampire, radio show, murder, supernatural, hidden identity, teenage life, crimes, golden years, socially awkward, violence, blood, curse ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: pittsburgh, usa, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Last Horror Film (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A New York taxi driver stalks a beautiful actress attending the Cannes Film Festival, which coincides with a series of violent killings of the lady's friends.
Style: suspenseful, rough, disturbing, realistic, serious ...
Plot: mentally unstable, stalking, serial killer, slasher, investigation, obsession, murder, taxi, psychopath, stalker, uncover truth, culture clash ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, new york, usa, europe, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 6.7
 10K
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: body horror, addiction, hallucination, parasite, brain, drug abuse, monster, junkyard, murder, surrealism, brain damage, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Suburban Gothic (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An awkward, unemployed man who can talk to the dead teams up with a rebellious bartender to find the vengeful ghost that's been terrorizing their town.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, not serious, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, danger, parents and children, homecoming, small town, disorder, family relations, supernatural ability, goofy hero, father son relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.1
 6K
Tormented (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film centers on Darren Mullet, a bullied asthmatic, driven to suicide by his tormented life - ignored by his parents, ridiculed by his teachers and bullied at school. He returns from the dead to pay his teenage tormentors a final visit.
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: slasher, high school, prank, school, suicide, drowning, vengeance, ghost, teenage life, revenge, serial killer, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Men, Women & Children (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Follows the story of a group of high school teenagers and their parents as they attempt to navigate the many ways the internet has changed their relationships, their communication, their self-image, and their love lives.
Style: touching, realistic, suspense, semi serious, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, high school, youth, teenage love, internet, computers and web, parents and children, teenager, infidelity, coming of age, society, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.6
 15K
Society (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Beverly Hills teen (Billy Warlock) discovers his parents are part of a gruesome orgy cult for the social elite.
Style: scary, surreal, psychological, dark humor, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: secret society, body horror, surrealism, transformation, delusion, friendship, family relations, satire, psychiatrist, mystery, youth, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.9
 134K
Carrie (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A reimagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White, a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother, who unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom.
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: telekinesis, prom, bullying, high school, humiliation, supernatural ability, social misfits, supernatural, teenage life, graphic violence, alienation, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.3
 1K
Zombie High (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A woman goes to previously all-male boarding school on a scholarship. She begins to separate herself from her boyfriend in order to devote more time to her new environment...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: boarding school, school dance, zombie, school, high school, conspiracy, student, high school life, social relations, gory, power relations, college life ...
Time: 80s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.8
 2K
Bad Ronald (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A shy teenager accidentally kills a mocking peer, and his mother helps him hide in a spare room in their house. Problems arise when the mother goes for an operation and dies, and the house is sold to a new family, with the teen still living inside.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: murder, voyeur, psychopath, hidden room, secret, mental illness, teenager, voyeurism, death of mother, mysterious character, social misfits, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.7
 638
The Attic (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A librarian devotes her life to caring for her wheelchair-bound tyrannical father after being stood up at altar. She fantasizes his death and finds joy only with her pet monkey. When the monkey disappears, a shocking past is revealed.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: family relations, attic, murder, couples, psychopath, adult virgin, human nature, introspection, family life, vengeance, parents and children, pets ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.1
 3K
The Baby (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A social worker who recently lost her husband investigates the strange Wadsworth family. The Wadsworths might not seem too unusual to hear about them at first - consisting of the mother, two grown daughters and the diaper-clad, bottle-sucking baby. ...
Style: sexual, suspenseful, offbeat, rough, serious ...
Plot: brother sister incest, mind game, psychopath, family relations, mental illness, baby, social worker, parents and children, siblings relations, voyeurism, violence spree, custody ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.3
 47K
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, surreal, macabre, dark humor, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: human becoming an animal, monster, walrus, disfigurement, abduction, gory, psychopath, mad scientist, death, captivity, escapades, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
As Cool as I Am (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A smart teenage girl comes of age in a small town with her self-centered parents who had her when they were teenagers.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: coming of age, teenage angst, dysfunctional family, teenage life, family relations, family problems, youth, crumbling marriage, parents and children, teen romance, small town, teenage protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.4
 519
My Pure Joy (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: On the outside Adam appears to be a normal teenager, but underneath...his mind has been so rotted by trauma from his past and the gory films he watches, that he has blurred the lines between reality and pretend! This prompts Adam to start killing ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: slasher, serial killer, obsession, terrorism, teenage life, deadly, crimes, mentally unstable, gory, youth, psycho, murder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.0
 296
Seeds (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An angry, alcoholic matriarch tyrannizes her spoiled, grown-up children during an unwanted family get-together, where someone begins killing them one by one.
Style: sexploitation film, sexy, psychotronic
Plot: brother sister sex, murder, orgy, exploitation, handicapped, vandalism, bossy woman, widower, mother son reunion, barefoot male, villainess, injection ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Life During Wartime (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Friends, family, and lovers struggle to find love, forgiveness, and meaning in an almost war-torn world riddled with comedy and pathos. Follows Solondz's film Happiness (1998).
Style: disturbing, psychological, melancholic, talky, stylized ...
Plot: pedophile, dysfunctional family, family relations, couple relations, family problems, parents and children, haunted by the past, loneliness, character study, secret, mother son relationship, eccentricity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: florida, usa, miami, new jersey, united states ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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 6.2
 2K
The Bunker (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A student moves in with a family that lives in an underground house in the middle of the forest, far from civilization. His hopes of peace and quiet are soon shattered, when it becomes apparent that both the parents and their son have a screw loose.
Style: dark humor, surreal, semi serious, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: isolation, eccentric family, dysfunctional family, family problems, prodigy, parents and children, family relations, father son relationship, bunker, teacher student relationship, confined, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Slumber Party Massacre III (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a hard day of volleyball at the beach, a teen whose parents are away decides to have a slumber party with her girlfriends. Their boyfriends predictably show up to scare them, but a stranger from the beach is also seen lurking around the house. ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, cult film, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, serial killer, stalking, prank, psychopath, bikini, espionage, gory, contests and competitions, investigation, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 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, youth, life is a bitch, abortion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, kansas, usa, wyoming, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Chumscrubber (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The Chumscrubber is a dark comedy about the lives of people who live in upper-class suburbia. It all begins when Dean Stiffle finds the body of his friend, Troy. He doesn't bother telling any of the adults because he knows they won't care. ...
Style: surreal, dark humor, bleak, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suburbs, suicide, kidnapping, friendship, mistaken identity, drug dealing, drug abuse, coming of age, youth, crimes, disorder, social decay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.2
 5K
976-EVIL (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: People who dial 976-EVIL receive supernatural powers and turn into satanic killers. When Spike dialed 976-EVIL, he knew it was an expensive toll call, but he didn't know that he'd have to pay for it with his soul.
Style: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, suspense, satanic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, obsession, satanism, high school, misfit, vengeance, social misfits, danger, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, deal with the devil, phone sex ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 4.8
 17K
Zombeavers (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: College friends find their weekend of sex and debauchery ruined when deadly zombie beavers swarm their riverside cabin.
Style: absurd, humorous, not serious, bloody, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, mutant, beaver, gory, deadly creature, danger, river, lake or river, blood, death, monster, parody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 4.0
 242
Watch Out (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: This darkly comedic drama follows the erotic exploits of Jonathan Barrows, a narcissistic college professor whose sexual fascination with his own body leads him to down a path of increasingly disturbed behavior. Forsaking priests and others who lust ...
Style: serious, dark humor, suspense, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: lifestyle, love affair, couples, fall in love, sexual abuse, youth, mentally unstable, love and romance, college, prostitute, murder, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%