Movies like Backwoods

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Backwoods (2008)
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Backwoods (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: While camping in Jasper Park up North California, the couple Tom Alan Smithee and Gwen Marie Holden are attacked by a group of strangers; Tom is immediately killed and Gwen is abducted by the men to an underground facility to breed.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: bound and gagged, survival, psychopath, on the run, danger, isolation, deadly, gory, wilderness, camping, torture, attempted rape, crimes, contests and competitions, slasher, fbi, suicide, missing person, religious cult, religious fanatic, paintball, backwoods, exploding car, caged human, bow and arrow
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa

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Most similar movies to Backwoods

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and realistic films with plots about deadly, danger, crimes, gory, psychopath, survival and slasher mostly in Horror, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Backwoods: The Devil's Ground (2009), Bunnyman (2011), The Maze (2010), The Mooring (2012), Blood Trails (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Devil's Ground (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While traveling from California to Bangor through a lonely road, Carrie Mitchel is advised by the gas station attendant Jimmy to rest in a hotel; however, she decides to continue driving through the night and almost hits a wounded teenage girl with ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, stalking, wilderness, murder, violence spree, escapades, danger, in the woods, deadly, gory, psychopath, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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100%
 2.9
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Bunnyman (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bunnyman is the story of a group of friends on their way back from a spontaneous weekend trip to Las Vegas, and while driving through the remote regions of southern California they suddenly find themselves in a sickening game of cat and mouse with a ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: psychopath, survival, on the road, gory, isolation, deadly, danger, captivity, slasher, confined, escapades, off the road ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.9
 873
The Maze (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five friends break into a closed corn maze in the middle of the night and decide to play a harmless game of tag. Little do they know that a psychopathic killer has decided to play along. As they wander aimlessly through the maze the murderer follows ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, danger, stalking, chase, gory, deadly, friends, chases and races, survival, psychopath, maze, cornfield ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.4
 1K
The Mooring (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Every 40 seconds a person goes missing. In northern Idaho, a group of teenage girls attended a summer camp to help them connect with nature without technology. They were told it would be a summer of change. As the girls' houseboat is suddenly ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, chase, lake or river, survival, confined, missing person, on the run, danger, woman in danger, isolation, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Blood Trails (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The biker Anne has a violent one night stand with the supposed cop Chris after a minor infraction. Two days later, feeling guilty and traumatized, she decides to go hiking with her boyfriend Michael in the Whistler chain of mountains, a spot where ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric, rough
Plot: mind game, danger, isolation, stalking, wilderness, survival, teenage life, dangerous attraction, slasher, deadly, gory, murder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
See No Evil 2 (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: See No Evil 2 revives the nightmare of the first film when Jacob Goodnight rises from the dead in the city morgue after his killing spree at the Blackwell hotel. In this ominous, underground locker for the dead, a group of medical students fight to ...
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: slasher, psychopath, deadly, gory, rivalry, danger, crimes, birthday party, no survivors, death of protagonist, corpse with eyes open, one eyed man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.6
 10K
Rest Stop (2006)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The film follows Nicole Carrow, a young woman who is threatened by a maniac serial killer, after her boyfriend Jess, is abducted in a rest stop.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, woman in danger, danger, deadly, survival, on the road, gory, isolation, crimes, chase, truck driver, torture ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.7
 2K
Pig Hunt (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When John takes his San Francisco friends to his deceased uncle's remote ranch to hunt wild pigs, it seems like a typical guys weekend with guns - despite the presence of John's sexy girlfriend Brooks. But as John and his crew trek deeper ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary
Plot: survival, danger, crimes, soldier, deadly, gory, serial killer, in the woods, gang, farm, murder, showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 2.8
 547
Deadly Weekend (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two young couples take one last trip to the country before moving to different cities. Unfortunately, when secrets come out and jealously takes a toll the weekend takes an unexpected and deadly turn for the worst.
Style: realistic, scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: slasher, psychopath, in the woods, isolation, gory, deadly, survival, serial killer, confined, crimes, violence, lesbian kiss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.1
 699
Hell's Highway (2003)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Driving home from a deep desert rave, seven teenage friends travel off the beaten path only to be trapped in a reality far more horrible and frightening than any nightmare they could possibly imagine...Flesh eating cannibals roam this stretch of ...
Style: rough, scary, suspense, bleak, serious ...
Plot: slasher, survival, desert, youth, isolation, deadly, danger, escapades, gory, cannibalism, sex, signal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Are You Scared 2 (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dallas, Andrew, his girlfriend Taryn and Reese compose of the DNA Team in an Internet game where the objective is to find treasures in hidden caches. While searching the last treasure to beat the game's record score, they are chased by two ...
Style: rough, serious, scary
Plot: serial killer, adventurer, bounty hunter, frame up, psychopath, survival, voyeurism, slasher, treasure hunt, danger, wilderness, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 2.1
 328
Psycho Ward (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of urban researchers set about exploring an abandoned psychiatric hospital with a terrible history, but are they prepared for the horrifying, possibly supernatural secrets hidden within its crumbling walls? No sooner do they get there than ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, mental institution, confined, crimes, isolation, danger, psychopath, deadly, slasher, characters killed one by one, masked killer, escaped mental patient ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.6
 3K
Dead Tone (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As another semester draws to a close at the University of Dreyskill, a simple game dreamt to help students avoid studying becomes a bloody battle for survival in this stalk-and-slash frightener from filmmaking duo Brian Hooks and Deon Taylor.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, crimes, psychopath, deadly, youth, mind game, rivalry, survival, gory, death, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 2.9
 564
Blood Shed (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Loosely based on the true events of a homeless loner who moves into a self-storage facility inhabited by a community of bizarre squatters until they are locked in for the night with a deranged female who hunts them down in search of her lost child.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: survival, supernatural, confined, deadly creature, isolation, danger, deadly, storage unit, homeless
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
An American Terror (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Josh wakes each day to a series of Hells. Between uncaring parents and bullying at school he has little to live for. After a brutal event and ensuing humiliation of an online video, Josh and his friends decide to take revenge by staging a massacre ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns ...
Plot: serial killer, teenage life, confined, deadly, vengeance, isolation, danger, crimes, survival, psychopath, gory, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 2.9
 623
Hayride 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The end of one journey only marks the beginning of another as Detective Loomis returns to uncover the truth behind the Legend of Pitchfork.
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: slasher, crimes, uncover truth, violence spree, gory, law enforcement, deadly, psychopath, hospital, murder, killer
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.5
 1K
Butcher Boys (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A gut-wrenching, non-stop roller coaster ride through the hellish underbelly of inner-city America. A birthday celebration at an upscale restaurant sets in motion events that bring Sissy, her brother, Mikey, and friends, Kenny and Barbie, face to ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, crimes, chases and races, urban, collision, gang, deadly, danger, chase, psychopath, kidnapping, slasher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Rest Stop: Don't Look Back (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: One year after running away from home, Nicole and Jesse are still missing. When Jesse's brother, Tom, returns home from active duty, he sets out with his friends Marilyn and Jared to locate the lost couple. Their search leads them to the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, ghost, gas station, kidnapping, on the road, deadly, gory, missing person, slasher, supernatural, escapades, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Suspended Animation (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Hollywood animator Tom (Alex McArthur) gets lost in the Michigan woods after a snowmobile ride goes wrong. He finds refuge at an isolated cabin inhabited by two sisters (Laura Esterman and Sage Allen). Initially grateful to them, Tom soon realizes ...
Style: psychological, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, danger, obsession, crimes, survival, rescue, mind game, deadly, slasher, isolation, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.2
 6K
Timber Falls (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A weekend of camping in the mountains becomes an excursion into hell for a young couple, who become pawns in a grotesque plot hatched by deranged locals.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: isolation, slasher, psychopath, survival, serial killer, gory, rescue, murder, danger, forest, confined, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 2.9
 578
Bleed (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Dana is failing Biology. To pass she must attend an extra credit assignment with several classmates that will lead them into a remote region of the Great Dismal Swamp, a place teeming with life... and death. While the group keeps one eye out for ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, slasher, buddies, deadly, gory, power relations, friends, serial killer, wilderness, teachers and students, crimes, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Blood Runs Cold (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Winona, a successful artist looking to get away from her stressful life. Her manager rents her a house in her home town where she runs in to an old boyfriend. They go back to the house, only to find out it is not as empty as they assumed.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, serial killer, psychopath, slasher, woman in danger, isolation, deadly, winter, gory, female nudity, drugs/alcohol, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.3
 2K
Steel Trap (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A who-is-it setting in the claustrophobic corridors of an abandoned and locked-off office building that has several guests invited to a party by their mysterious, unknown host. Only it is they who are the victims of their crimes. Suspense and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, captivating
Plot: isolation, murder, mind game, survival, danger, psychopath, captivity, serial killer, race against time, game, confined, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Backwoods (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Karen and Jamie bike out to a remote wooded area for camping. Jamie saves a young girl’s life with an emergency tracheotomy and her grateful father, Eben, invites the campers to his place for some dinner...where they also meet William, Eben’s ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, surprise ending
Plot: murder, wilderness, chases and races, deadly, mentally unstable, animal life, gory, love affair, teenage life, kids in trouble, slasher, racism ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.9
 2K
Dark House (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A troupe of actors hired for a haunted house attraction soon find that they are working in a true house of horror.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, haunted by the past, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, ghost, fear, isolation, psychotherapy, murder, child killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 3.9
 741
Lost Signal (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: New Years Eve, 2004- Kevin Healy(Santos) and Tiffany Matthews(McCoy) head out to celebrate the New Year and a new beginning in their 7-year relationship. In the midst of the celebration the young couple decide to mark the occasion by experimenting ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: danger, survival, stalking, isolation, confined, friendship, deadly, mind game, wilderness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, signal, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Storm Warning (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A yuppie couple lost in a swamp seek refuge at an isolated farmhouse only to discover they've jumped out of the frying pan into the fire.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, island, survival, couples, forces of nature, deadly, couple relations, confined, danger, brutality, torture, sadism ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.5
 805
Sam's Lake (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea, USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Inspired by a murder-mystery-turned-legend surrounding a massacre near "Sam's Lake," the film follows Sam, a young woman who, every summer, returns home to the secluded lakeside cottage she grew up in, to reconnect with her traditions ...
Style: serious, realistic, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: wilderness, best friends, danger, lake or river, in the woods, friends, psychopath, crimes, mysterious character, deadly, urban legend, summer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 3.1
 1K
Escapee (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: While on a class observation trip at a local mental hospital, young psychology major, Abby Jones has a chilling encounter with high-risk patient, Harmon. She returns home for an evening of normal study with her two roommates unaware of the darkness ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: convict, psychopath, obsession, woman in danger, isolation, violence spree, track down, mental institution, deadly, night, murder, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.6
 792
Omnivores (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Marcos Vela is a prestigious gastronomic journalist who accepts the request of an independent publisher to write an article on the recent emergence of the Clandestine Restaurants.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cannibalism, survival, murder, crimes, secret movement, danger, gory, deadly, secret place, restaurant, female nudity, male nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%