Movies like Happy Death Day

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Happy Death Day (2017)
 6.5
 59K
Happy Death Day
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A college student relives the day of her murder over and over again as she tries to discover her killer's identity.
Style: captivating, surprise ending, suspenseful, suspense, twist ending
Plot: time loop, college, murder, masked killer, repeated scene, birthday, dying repeatedly, mystery killer, sorority, cupcake, surprise birthday party, hospital, roommate, teacher student relationship, father daughter relationship, college student, young adult, suicide by hanging, college campus, stabbed to death, blowing out candles on a birthday cake, car alarm, bracelet, repeated event, falling out a window ...
Place: arizona
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Memento
Mystery, Thriller
USA
113 min.
 8.5
Halloween
Horror, Thriller
USA
91 min.
 7.8
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, suspense and serious films with plots about murder, death, violence, dialogue, deadly, blood and serial killer mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Happy Death Day: Cry_Wolf (2005), Scream 2 (1997), Urban Legends: Final Cut (2000), Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981), The Messengers (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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I Know What You Did Last Summer
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: north carolina
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System:   95%
    User:   80%
 
 5.9
 24K
Cry_Wolf
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eight unsuspecting high school seniors at a posh boarding school, who delight themselves on playing games of lies, come face-to-face with terror and learn that nobody believes a liar - even when they're telling the truth.
Style: suspenseful, scary, surprise ending, serious, twist ending ...
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Time: contemporary
Place: virginia
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System:   57%
    User:   56%
 
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 6.1
 138K
Scream 2
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two years after the terrifying events that occurred in Woodsboro, Sidney is now attending Windsor College in Cincinnati, and Gale Weathers' best selling book on Sidney's life has now been made into a major motion picture. When two college ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, semi serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: serial killer, slasher, college, murder, death, chase, violence, blood, postmodernism, revenge, media satire, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, ohio
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System:   55%
    User:   65%
 
Urban Legends: Final Cut
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The making of a horror movie takes on a terrifying reality for students at the most prestigious film school in the country in 'Urban Legends: Final Cut', the suspenseful follow up to the smash hit 'Urban Legend'. At Alpine ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, surprise ending, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, psychopath, urban legend, college, masked killer, gory, who done it, rivalry, brutality, halloween ...
Time: 90s
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System:   53%
    User:   43%
 
Friday the 13th Part 2
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Five years after the horrible bloodbath at Camp Crystal Lake, it seems Jason Voorhees and his demented mother are in the past. Paul opens up a new camp close to the infamous site, ignoring warnings to stay away, and a sexually-charged group of ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980, year 1984
Place: new jersey
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System:   52%
    User:   54%
 
 5.4
 36K
The Messengers
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the Solomons trade in the craziness of big-city life for the quiet of a North Dakota farm, little do they expect the nightmare that follows. Soon after arriving, teenage Jess (Kristen Stewart) and her younger brother see terrifying apparitions ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, serious ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north dakota, chicago illinois
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System:   52%
    User:   50%
 
 5.6
 37K
The Ward
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A thriller centered on an institutionalized young woman who becomes terrorized by a ghost.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, scary, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens, date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 1960s
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System:   50%
    User:   56%
 
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What Lies Beneath
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Claire Spencer starts hearing ghostly voices and seeing spooky images, she wonders if an otherworldly spirit is trying to contact her. All the while, her husband tries to reassure her by telling her it's all in her head. But as Claire ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, murder, couple relations, twists & turns, secrets, woman in danger, missing girl, psychology, investigation, betrayal, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   53%
 
 7.2
 249K
Scream
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A killer known as Ghostface begins killing off teenagers, and as the body count begins rising, one girl and her friends find themselves contemplating the 'rules' of horror films as they find themselves living in a real-life one.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, twists and turns, tense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: serial killer, slasher, teenager, mystery, masked killer, high school, murder, violence, blood, brutality, halloween, small town ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   45%
 
Friday the 13th
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Camp counselors are stalked and murdered by an unknown assailant while trying to reopen a summer camp that was the site of a child's drowning.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, camp, murder, cult, gory, revenge, teenager, blood, brutality, violence, death ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 1950s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   58%
 
 4.8
 22K
Valentine
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Five friends are stalked and murdered by a masked assailant while preparing for Valentine's Day.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, revenge, gory, murder, school, vengeance, college, blood, chase, violence, splatter ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   45%
 
 6.2
 7K
The Prowler
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A masked killer, wearing World War II U.S. Army fatigues, stalks a small New Jersey town bent on reliving a 35-year-old double murder by focusing on a group of college kids holding an annual Spring Dance.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, gory, college, small town, college life, teenage life, crimes, deadly, maniac, psychopathic killer ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1980, year 1944, year 1945 ...
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   46%
 
Friday the 13th: A New Beginning
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Homicidal maniac Jason returns from the grave to cause more bloody mayhem. Young Tommy may have escaped from Crystal Lake, but he’s still haunted by the gruesome events that happened there. When gory murders start happening at the secluded halfway ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, gory, hospital, brutality, death, violence, blood, mental institution, revenge, police investigation ...
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Place: america, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   48%
 
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 4.8
 11K
The Return
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Joanna Mills has a successful career but feels her personal life is spinning out of control. She has few friends, an estranged father, and a crazy ex-boyfriend who is stalking her. Joanna begins having terrifying visions of a woman's murder, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, gloomy, tense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, mystery, supernatural, supernatural ability, death, memory, chase, twists & turns, crimes, danger, psychology, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   56%
 
 5.5
 53K
Urban Legend
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: There's a campus killer on the loose who's making urban legends, like the one about eating pop rocks and soda at the same time will make your stomach explode and the one about a psycho with an axe stepping into the backseat of your car at ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, serial killer, college, murder, gory, death, urban legend, blood, chase, mystery, revenge, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   52%
 
 6.2
 105K
The Strangers
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After returning from a wedding reception, a couple staying in an isolated vacation house receive a knock on the door in the mid-hours of the night. What ensues is a violent invasion by three strangers, their faces hidden behind masks. The couple ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, rough, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, hostages, serial killer, slasher, murder, isolation, home invasion, psychological thriller, violence, torture, brutality, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   51%
 
 6.2
 117K
Devil
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A group of people trapped in a elevator realizes that the devil is among them.
Style: suspenseful, scary, surprise ending, suspense, serious ...
Plot: devil, mystery, supernatural, police investigation, religion, captivity, death, murder, elevator, investigation, blood, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   54%
 
Alice Sweet Alice
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Alice is a withdrawn 12-year-old who lives with her mother and her younger sister, Karen, who gets most of the attention from her mother, leaving Alice out of the spotlight. But when Karen is found brutally murdered in a church, suspicions start to ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, gory, murder, investigation, mystery, brutality, catholicism, insanity, blood, death, guilt ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1961
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   47%
 
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 4.9
 32K
The Roommate
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Sara, a young design student from Iowa, arrives for college in Los Angeles, she is eager to fit in and get to know the big city. Her wealthy roommate, Rebecca, is more than eager to take Sara under her wing and show her the ropes. The two ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: obsession, college, murder, fashion, revenge, woman in danger, danger, rivalry, psychology, college life, mentally unstable, boyfriend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   47%
 
 7.0
 12K
Sisters
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Inquisitive journalist Grace Collier is horrified when she witnesses her neighbor, fashion model Danielle Breton, violently murder a man. Panicking, she calls the police. But when the detective arrives at the scene and finds nothing amiss, Grace is ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, stylized, suspense ...
Plot: murder, mystery, insanity, twins, private detective, model, sisters, police investigation, voyeurism, hospital, obsession, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, tokyo, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   36%
 
The Initiation
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Kelly, a young woman, has been plagued by nightmares of a burning man her entire life. Upon entering college, she pledges a sorority that forces them to perform an initiation night prank. With several of her friends, she breaks into a store and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, gory, college life, college, student life, store, crimes, danger, deadly, slasher, prank ...
Time: 80s
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
 5.8
 97K
Gothika
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a car crash, a criminal psychologist (Halle Berry) comes to, only to find that she's a patient in the same mental institution that currently employs her. It seems she's been accused of murdering her husband -- but she has no memory ...
Style: scary, gothic, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: mystery, hospital, protagonist as suspect, supernatural, murder, investigation, psychiatrist, mental illness, insanity, twists & turns, mind game, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   48%
 
 5.9
 127K
The Grudge
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: American nurse, Karen Davis moves to Tokyo and encounters a vengeful supernatural spirit known as The Grudge that often possesses its victims. When a series of horrifying and mysterious deaths occur – with the spirit passing its curse onto each ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, gothic, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, gory, vengeance, murder, ghost, mystery, suicide, family curse, hospital, death, ghosts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   50%
 
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The Town That Dreaded Sundown
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A masked maniac terrorizes the same small community where a murderer known as the Phantom Killer struck decades earlier.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, small town, police investigation, revenge, halloween, strong sexual content, high school, blood, splatter, pornography ...
Time: year 1946, year 1976
Place: texas, usa, arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   49%
 
 6.1
 29K
6 Souls
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A female forensic psychiatrist discovers that all of one of her patient's multiple personalities are murder victims. She will have to find out what's happening before her time is finished.
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, serious, twist ending ...
Audience: date night
Plot: murder, supernatural, psychiatrist, death, split personality, psychology, twists & turns, mystery, religion, devil, witch, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1910s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   48%
 
The Taking of Deborah Logan
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What starts as a poignant medical documentary about Deborah Logan's descent into Alzheimer's disease and her daughter's struggles as caregiver degenerates into a maddening portrayal of dementia at its most frightening, as hair-raising ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, mental illness, investigation, supernatural, demons, surveillance, insanity, memory loss, surveillance footage, transformation, hospital, sacrifice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mine, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   47%
 
 7.6
 338K
Saw
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Obsessed with teaching his victims the value of life, a deranged, sadistic serial killer abducts the morally wayward. Once captured, they must face impossible choices in a horrific game of survival. The victims must fight to win their lives back, or ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, scary, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: torture, survival, serial killer, gory, mind game, insanity, violence, slasher, murder, game of death, brutality, violent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   41%
    User:   34%
 
 7.8
 183K
Halloween
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In John Carpenter's horror classic, a psychotic murderer, institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, halloween, violence, masked killer, murder, death, small town, psychopath, violent, gory, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1978, year 1963 ...
Place: california, midwest
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System:   41%
    User:   46%
 

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My Bloody Valentine
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ten years ago, a tragedy changed the town of Harmony forever. Tom Hanniger, an inexperienced coal miner, caused an accident in the tunnels that trapped and killed five men and sent the only survivor, Harry Warden, into a permanent coma. But Harry ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic, bloody ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, gory, serial killer, small town, blood, gore, brutality, violence, splatter, murder, death, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mine
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System:   40%
    User:   33%
 
 6.1
 11K
The Den
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young woman studying the habits of webcam chat users from the apparent safety of her apartment witnesses a brutal murder online and is quickly immersed in a nightmare in which she and her loved ones are targeted for the same grisly fate as the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, witnessing a crime, video chat, cyberspace, brutality, fear, danger, woman in danger, hacking, talking to the camera, sadism, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   42%
 
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