Movies like Backwoods

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Backwoods (2008)
 4.6
 2K
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, gory, deadly, wilderness, camping, torture, attempted rape, isolation, crimes, contests and competitions, slasher, fbi, suicide, missing person, redneck, religious cult, religious fanatic, paintball, backwoods, exploding car, caged human ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california

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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, slasher, crimes, psychopath, gory and survival mostly in Horror, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Backwoods: The Devil's Ground (2009), The Lodge (2008), Storm Warning (2007), The Maze (2010), Bunnyman (2011). 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: suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, violence spree, psychopath, murder, survival, danger, deadly, gory, crimes, wilderness, escapades, stalking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 1K
The Lodge (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young couple's weekend getaway at a secluded mountain ranch becomes an unfathomable nightmare when they discover the truth about the caretaker.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: family in danger, captivity, supernatural, survival, isolation, wilderness, farm, gory, missing child, danger, betrayal, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Plot: castration, psychopath, couples, survival, island, torture, danger, forces of nature, brutality, violence, killer, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 913
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, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, chase, psychopath, danger, survival, gory, strong violent content, deadly, stalking, friends, chases and races, maze ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
 2.9
 1K
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: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: survival, psychopath, on the road, gory, isolation, danger, deadly, captivity, escapades, confined, strong violent content, slasher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.3
 501
Desecrated (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A rich heiress and her friends head for a weekend of fun at her isolated ranch house in the middle of no man's land. They soon find that the caretaker's dark past, has taken him down a bloody killing spree.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: slasher, isolation, buddies, deadly, psychopath, mysterious character, ranch, struggle for survival, danger, heiress, violence, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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: rough, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gang, danger, psychopath, strong violent content, chase, deadly, cannibal, survival, collision, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.8
 568
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, survival, isolation, strong violent content, deadly, confined, in the woods, slasher, group of friends, murder, danger, trap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
 4.5
 816
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, scary, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: mysterious character, psychopath, deadly, wilderness, danger, crimes, urban legend, best friends, in the woods, friends, profanity, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.5
 2K
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, atmospheric, realistic, rough
Plot: slasher, mind game, survival, stalking, danger, isolation, wilderness, dangerous attraction, teenage life, deadly, gory, murder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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: tense, scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, chase, serial killer, lake or river, survival, missing person, danger, woman in danger, isolation, confined, on the run, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Plot: survival, crimes, soldier, danger, farm, serial killer, in the woods, deadly, gory, gang, murder, drug abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.4
 351
The Choke (2006)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A band playing their final gig in a former meat packing factory find themselves being stalked by a psychopath
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, realistic
Plot: slasher, rock, survival, rave, gory, deadly, danger, teenage life, crimes, stalking, band, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, realistic, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: slasher, psychopath, deadly, gory, danger, crimes, rivalry, strong violent content, profanity, graphic violence, female director, broken neck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.5
 986
Mimesis (2011)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of horror fans find themselves unwilling participants in a nightmarish role playing game that pays homage to a classic horror film.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, crimes, slasher, danger, psychopath, gory, confined, deadly, isolation, role playing, farm, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: scary, serious, rough
Plot: danger, treasure hunt, wilderness, frame up, slasher, computers and web, deadly, gory, voyeurism, psychopath, serial killer, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Woods Have Eyes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of young campers wander into the backwoods of upstate New York to see if Cappy's Cabin--a place they think exists only in urban legend--is real, they find themselves in a twisted game of predator and prey as night begins to fall. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Plot: murder, supernatural, slasher, serial killer, crimes, survival, danger, deadly, psychopath, isolation, teenage life, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.6
 11K
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: woman in danger, serial killer, deadly, danger, survival, on the road, crimes, chase, isolation, gory, truck driver, torture ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 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: serious, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending, realistic ...
Plot: slasher, serial killer, crimes, psychopath, rivalry, deadly, mind game, youth, gory, survival, investigation, death ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 2.9
 585
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: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, survival, wilderness, psychopath, deadly, danger, youth, teachers and students, escapades, buddies, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Cellar Door (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Having developed an uncontrollable obsession with the beautiful young Rudy (Michelle Tomlinson), crazed serial killer Herman (James DuMont) kidnaps her and locks her in a cage in his basement. The only way for Rudy to survive this nightmare is to ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: obsession, isolation, mind game, confined, captivity, woman in danger, psychopath, survival, crimes, slasher, serial killer, master criminal ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 2.9
 638
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: slasher, psychopath, murder, law enforcement, gory, deadly, uncover truth, crimes, hospital, profanity, strong violent content, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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, bleak, rough, psychological ...
Plot: survival, isolation, forest, psychopath, serial killer, slasher, danger, gory, murder, rescue, confined, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 7K
Kill Theory (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Whilst celebrating a graduation at a secluded vacation home, a group of college students find themselves targeted by a sadistic killer who forces them to play a deadly game of killing one another in order to survive.
Style: scary, realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, slasher, friendship, moral dilemma, survival, isolation, deadly, gory, confined, friends, mind game, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 2.9
 571
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, scary, serious
Plot: survival, supernatural, deadly, deadly creature, confined, isolation, danger, storage unit, graphic violence, prostitute, homeless
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.2
 1K
Wreckage (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jared, Kate, Rick, and Jessica find themselves stranded in a wreckage yard after their car breaks down during a drag race. Meanwhile, the sheriff's office receives notice that a convict escaped from a local state prison. As the teenagers ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: slasher, escaped prisoner, isolation, serial killer, deadly, buddies, crimes, confined, danger, murder, friends, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.6
 516
Plasterhead (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Every town has a local legend. Not all of them are deadly. Headed to Miami to celebrate winter break, a group of four college students from New Jersey take a detour into the bowels of rural West Virginia. There, the unwitting friends uncover a ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, tense, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, survival, gory, crimes, vengeance, supernatural, danger, deadly, psychopath, murder, small town, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.6
 937
The Hitchhiker (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Four young women driving across the desert to Las Vegas have their road trip turned upside-down when they pick up a handsome, seemingly-friendly hitchhiker. When their car breaks down near a roadside motel in the middle of nowhere, they find ...
Style: serious, scary, realistic, rough, disturbing
Plot: psychopath, on the road, gory, woman in danger, danger, deadly, slasher, mind game, confined, crimes, isolation, desert ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, survival, on the road, ghost, kidnapping, gas station, crimes, supernatural, deadly, gory, strong violent content, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: realistic, psychological, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, danger, obsession, survival, crimes, rescue, mind game, psychopath, woman in danger, isolation, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%