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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: scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: torture, bound and gagged, attempted rape, survival, crimes, psychopath, contests and competitions, on the run, slasher, danger, isolation, wilderness, gory, deadly, fbi, suicide, missing person, camping, bow and arrow, religious cult, religious fanatic, paintball, backwoods, exploding car, caged human
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and realistic films with plots about deadly, danger, crimes, slasher, gory, psychopath and survival mostly in Horror, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Backwoods: The Devil's Ground (2009), The Maze (2010), Are You Scared 2 (2009), Rest Stop: Don't Look Back (2008), Butcher Boys (2012). 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, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, gory, murder, stalking, danger, survival, deadly, crimes, violence spree, in the woods, escapades, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 834
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: realistic, scary, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, danger, stalking, slasher, gory, deadly, friends, chases and races, psychopath, survival, blood, maze ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: serious, scary, rough
Plot: wilderness, treasure hunt, slasher, survival, psychopath, adventurer, bounty hunter, frame up, voyeurism, danger, serial killer, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, ghost, kidnapping, gas station, supernatural, danger, isolation, missing person, deadly, gory, escapades, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 3.6
 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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gang, collision, slasher, deadly, gory, urban, psychopath, kidnapping, danger, chase, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 2.9
 620
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: hospital, psychopath, crimes, uncover truth, violence spree, murder, slasher, deadly, law enforcement, gory, killer
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.0
 533
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, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, confined, deadly, gory, isolation, slasher, in the woods, survival, psychopath, serial killer, violence, lesbian kiss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.6
 803
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: in the woods, mysterious character, crimes, danger, best friends, friends, lake or river, deadly, psychopath, wilderness, urban legend, retreat ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 4.3
 687
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, offbeat, scary ...
Plot: slasher, desert, survival, danger, stalking, youth, escapades, crimes, isolation, signal, teenage life, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, chase, psychopath, teenage life, confined, in the woods, escapades, crimes, boat chase, camp, lake or river, summer camp ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.7
 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: suspenseful, serious, scary, surprise ending, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, crimes, psychopath, deadly, mind game, youth, rivalry, survival, gory, death, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.7
 7K
Hatchet III (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A search and recovery team heads into the haunted swamp to pick up the pieces and Marybeth learns the secret to ending the voodoo curse that has left Victor Crowley haunting and terrorizing Honey Island Swamp for decades.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, swamp, gore, deadly, gory, danger, crimes, killing off one by one, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, urban legend, ghost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.1
 24K
See No Evil (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of delinquents are sent to clean the Blackwell Hotel. Little do they know reclusive psychopath Jacob Goodnight (Jacobs) has holed away in the rotting hotel. When one of the teens is captured, those who remain -- a group that includes the cop ...
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, hotel, danger, murder, religious fanatic, characters killed one by one, maniac, slasher, sadistic horror, axe, eyeball ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 3.6
 1K
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: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, rough, realistic
Plot: mind game, dangerous attraction, wilderness, isolation, stalking, danger, survival, teenage life, slasher, murder, psychopath, gory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.8
 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, suspenseful, rough, scary
Plot: survival, gory, deadly, crimes, siblings relations, dangerous animal, in the woods, escapades, serial killer, farm, drug abuse, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.0
 575
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: rough, realistic, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: escapades, teachers and students, crimes, psychopath, survival, danger, youth, serial killer, wilderness, power relations, friends, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 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: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, danger, woman in danger, deadly, chases and races, crimes, slasher, escapades, confined, isolation, gory, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.0
 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, tense, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, survival, on the road, deadly, gory, slasher, captivity, danger, confined, escapades, off the road, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 5.3
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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, bleak, suspenseful, rough, psychological ...
Plot: psychopath, isolation, slasher, serial killer, survival, rescue, danger, gory, murder, forest, religions or cults, confined ...
Time: contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.3
 2K
Rogue River (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When a young woman takes a trip down Rogue River, her car mysteriously disappears. Lost without transport or communication, she accepts the hospitality of a stranger who offers her shelter for the night at his cabin. With no other options available, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, realistic, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: captivity, psychopath, survival, danger, woman in danger, confined, forced sex, kidnapping, brother sister incest, incest, kidnapped woman, police officer killed ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense
Plot: murder, urban, psychopath, survival, prank, chase, reunion, isolation, youth, danger, teenage life, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 3.3
 338
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: realistic, scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: rock, teenage life, gory, deadly, rave, crimes, survival, slasher, stalking, danger, blood, gore ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 3.2
 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: scary, realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: convict, violence spree, psychopath, danger, woman in danger, isolation, confined, mental institution, track down, deadly, obsession, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Tooth Fairy (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman and her daughter (Nicole Muñoz) encounter a deadly legend at a bed-and-breakfast.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, haunted house, single mother, gore, crimes, supernatural, serial killer, gory, deadly, hotel, curses spells and rituals, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Nobody Gets Out Alive (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of college students escape their troubled lives but only to find themselves fighting for their lives from a revenge seeking mad man.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, camp, vengeance, slasher, crimes, in the woods, escapades, gory, deadly, teenage life, survival, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: scary, tense, psychological, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mind game, captivity, danger, woman in danger, stalking, isolation, slasher, gory, master criminal, deadly, hostages, confined ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Dead in 3 Days 2 (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: One year ago, Nina survived the attacks of a serial killer. She wants to flee from these memories but one call at night recalls all memories and she is again in the middle of a murder mystery.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, danger, isolation, woman in danger, survival, psychopath, amateur detective, crimes, escapades, confined, riddles and clues, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Don't Let Him In (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two couples spend a weekend in the country, only to cross paths with a brutal serial killer. As the body count rises, suspicion spirals into paranoia, climaxing in a terrifying battle for survival.
Style: scary, realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, couple relations, isolation, woman in danger, danger, slasher, countryside, survival, confined, crimes, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 2.2
 325
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, serious, scary, rough, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, isolation, danger, deadly, psychopath, survival, crimes, confined, mental institution, slasher, casual sex, bra removing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: scary, realistic, psychological, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, danger, obsession, survival, crimes, mind game, serial killer, rescue, slasher, deadly, isolation, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%