Movies like The Atrocity Exhibition

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The Atrocity Exhibition (2000)
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The Atrocity Exhibition (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A scientist obsessed with World War III hits the road with a woman so he can re-create scenes from history.
Style: avant garde, suspense, scary, rough, bleak
Plot: doctor, mental breakdown, patient, insanity, hospital, sex, female nudity, explicit sex, architecture, car accident, surrealism

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Most similar movies to The Atrocity Exhibition

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspense, bleak and suspenseful films with plots about blood, doctor, danger, hospital, insanity, female nudity and murder mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Atrocity Exhibition: In My Skin (2002), Asylum of Darkness (2017), The Shining (1980), Terminal (1996), Forgotten Evil (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Nutcracker: An American Nightmare (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: psychopath, insanity, nightmare, doctor, christmas, mental institution, religion, fan, swamp, sex, blood, gift ...
Place: california
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95%
 6.2
 5K
In My Skin (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Esther, a self-conscious young woman who works for a public relations firm. One night at a party with her friend Sandrine, Esther wanders into the backyard and stumbles, scratching her leg on a piece of scrap metal. She goes back to the party, and ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: obsession, mental illness, insanity, wound, self discovery, career woman, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, self mutilation, paranoia, mutilation, leg wound, knife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tokyo, lisbon portugal, milan italy, rome italy, japan ...
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87%
Asylum of Darkness (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After awakening in a mental asylum, a patient plans an escape to freedom, but finds an even more disturbing, supernatural world on the outside, one that threatens to keep him trapped in madness forever.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, insanity, escape, supernatural power, female villain, mental institution, death of child, child murder, villainess, suicide, love, hiding place
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76%
 8.4
 870K
The Shining (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the winter. But they aren't prepared for the madness that lurks within.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, scary, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: isolation, insanity, evil, supernatural, danger, psychic, nervous breakdown, hotel, psychopath, ghost, trapped, snow ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1920s, 80s
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado, oregon, miami ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Terminal (1996)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A hospital in need of funds announces a cure for a form of brain cancer, having saved several wealthy men's lives. When a young girl with the cancer dies, one doctor notices that she and all the cured men had been treated with exactly the same ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, computer, gunshot, name tag, stethoscope, wine bottle, latex gloves, cancer patient, medical, gunshot wound, syringe ...
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69%
 4.9
 304
Forgotten Evil (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman with amnesia tries to restart her life until the past comes back to haunt her.
Style: scary, rough, suspense, bleak
Plot: stalker, psychopath, amnesia, murder, flashback sequence, boat, danger, deadly, nurse, hospital
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Always Watching: A Marble Hornets Story (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of student film makers are creating "Project Marble Hornets" when the production is interrupted by a series of paranormal events in this tense and shocking horror.
Style: scary, bleak, rough, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: fear, found footage, supernatural being, uncover truth, danger, monster, pursuit, on the road, love triangle, handheld camera, hallucination
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65%
 6.6
 114K
Antichrist (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Denmark, Germany, France, Sweden, Italy, Poland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A grieving couple retreats to their cabin 'Eden' in the woods, hoping to repair their broken hearts and troubled marriage. But nature takes its course and things go from bad to worse.
Style: scary, psychological, disturbing, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: fear, violence, cruelty, insanity, guilt, isolation, nudity (full frontal - brief), obsession, confined, hypnosis, explicit sex, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Endless Corridor (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: Serbia
Duration: 45 min.
Story: When a group of young people explore an abandoned mansion, they awaken the restless spirits that haunt the dark halls. Unable to hide from the vengeful ghosts of Serbia's dark past, can they find a way out before it is too late?
Style: bleak, suspense, scary, rough, psychotronic
Plot: ghost, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, psychological torture, insanity, haunted house, danger, dark secret, evil spirit, corridor, woman crying, watching pornography ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.7
 14K
The Entity (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Barbara Hershey stars as Carla Moran, a hard-working single mother until the night she is raped in her bedroom by someone - or something - that she cannot see. Despite skeptical psychiatrists, she is repeatedly attacked in her car, in the bath, and ...
Style: psychological, scary, disturbing, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, demon rape, invisibility, supernatural, sexual humiliation, ghost, sexual abuse, single parent, good versus evil, woman in danger, serial killer, mind game ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
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60%
 5.9
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Ravenous (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a village, things have changed. Some of the people are not what they were anymore. They start attacking their families, their friends, their neighbours... We call them "Les Affamés" (The Hungry). A few survivors go deep into the forest ...
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, survival, survivor, mutant, epidemic, infection, small town, zombie outbreak, infected, mutation, living dead ...
Place: quebec, canada
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59%
 5.7
 73K
Cabin Fever (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of five college graduates rent a cabin in the woods and begin to fall victim to a horrifying flesh-eating virus, which attracts the unwanted attention of the homicidal locals.
Style: suspense, rough, dark humor, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: virus, survival, plague, danger, infected, disease, illness, gory, small town, deadly, deadly virus, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
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57%
A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the Iranian ghost-town Bad City, a place that reeks of death and loneliness, the townspeople are unaware they are being stalked by a lonesome vampire.
Style: bleak, scary, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, imaginary, danger, small town life, stalking, loneliness, murder, father son relationship, teenage boy, violent, romance ...
Place: iran, california, middle east
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57%
Spirits in the Dark (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Hungary, UK, USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A lonely widower finds a mysterious video on his computer that leads him to an abandoned town occupied by an ominous entity.
Style: suspense, scary, bleak, rough, surprise ending ...
Plot: missing person, spirit, survival, abandoned building, forest, ghost, mystery, danger, widower, found footage, death, gun ...
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55%
 3.8
 2K
Underground (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of friends fight for their lives against the lethal and ravenous creatures lurking beneath the Earth's surface. The group finds themselves at the mercy of creatures genetically engineered by the military to be expendable in battle. ...
Style: suspense, bleak, rough, scary
Plot: eating human flesh, monster, underground, military base, experiment, rave, nazi, male objectification, friend, science gone wrong, boyfriend girlfriend relationship
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55%
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Hipnos (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dr Sánchez Blanch owns and operates a psychiatric hospital where he specializes in hypnotizing his severely emotionally disturbed patients.
Style: psychological, mind bending, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, mysterious character, isolation, mental illness, losing-it hero, hospital, hypnosis, doctor, mind game, mental institution, deadly, mentally unstable ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, belgium, brussels
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53%
There Lived a Doctor (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young doctor Nikolai Alexandrovich Zaostrovtsev, a fourth generation medical professional, found himself in the Gladuny village directly after the Institute. Neither he himself, nor his father, a town surgeon, expected that he would linger long ...
Plot: patient, doctor, hospital, wife, winter, village, husband, teacher
Place: soviet union
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52%
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Blame (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 72 min.
Story: When the single mother nurse Gloria has financial difficulties, her colleague and friend Dr. Ana Torres invites her to move with her six year-old daughter Vicky to her old big house where she runs a gynecologic clinic. In return, Gloria would assist ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, scary ...
Plot: pregnancy, single mother, abortion clinic, abortion, supernatural, danger, deadly, couples, family problems, doctors and patients, dark secret, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Bombshell Bloodbath (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Doctor Carter losts his wife and devotes his life to resurrecting her. However, every test of his C-900 formula creates hungry, flesh-eating zombies. Then, his daughter Cara contracts the virus and she and her sister strive to obtain the anti-serum.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, gory, back from the dead, young girl, family secret, father daughter relationship, experiment, death of wife, redneck, tape over mouth, cemetery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.3
 7K
Sublime (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Admitted to Mt. Abaddon Hospital for a routine procedure, George Grieves discovers that his condition is much more serious and complicated than originally expected; and as his own fears begin to manifest around him, he learns that Mt. Abaddon is not ...
Style: rough, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Plot: hospital, racism, doctors and patients, danger, mystery, destiny, psychology, fear, coma, death, blood, nurse ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
All the Gods in the Sky (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 30-year-old factory worker Simon lives a solitary existence on a decrepit farm in the remote French countryside. Devoting his time to caring for his sister Estelle, who was left severely disabled when a childhood game went horribly wrong, Simon is ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, suspense, scary ...
Plot: ghost, disabled person, handicapped, brother sister relationship, doctor, murder, little girl, female full frontal nudity, blood, nun, social worker, strangulation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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48%
Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ghoulish Count Dracula lures a naive estate agent, Jonathan Harker, to his decaying Transylvanian castle with the promise of easy money. But when he spies a portrait of the man's beautiful young wife Lucy, the vampire becomes obsessed and sets ...
Style: gothic, bleak, scary, atmospheric, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, blood, immortality, small town, surrealism, danger, palaces castles and temples, hidden identity, supernatural, deadly, deadly creature, plague ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 70s, 1920s
Place: romania, transylvania, europe, bulgaria, germany ...
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47%
My Sweet Killer (1999)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Charlie is an introverted person getting out of prison. He feeds in an apartment and starts dreaming of the woman who died in this apartment. And his fantasies of this woman getting worse and worse.
Style: disturbing, gloomy, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: mental illness, murder, losing-it hero, split personality, serial killer, misfit, drug dealing, psychopath, crimes, mysterious character, friendship, doctors and patients ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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46%
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Sweet, Sweet Lonely Girl (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Soon after moving in with her aging aunt Dora, Adele meets Beth, seductive and mysterious, who tests the limits of Adele's moral ground and sends her spiraling down a psychologically unstable and phantasmagoric path.
Style: gothic, bleak, suspense, scary, queer cinema
Plot: caregiver, haunted house, gothic horror, lesbian, girlfriend, evil, loneliness, lonely
Time: 80s
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44%
 6.0
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Infection (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Infection takes place in a dark, isolated hospital, where one doctors mistake has led to dire consequences for a patient. In a hospital death is just a breath away.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious ...
Plot: nurse, infection, hospital, mental illness, gory, dishonesty, crimes, isolation, murder, supernatural power, ambulance, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.5
 13K
Chicago Med (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: An emotional thrill ride through the day-to-day chaos of the city's most explosive hospital and the courageous team of doctors who hold it together. They will tackle unique new cases inspired by topical events, forging fiery relationships in ...
Style: serious, exciting, sincere, captivating, tense ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, patient, medical student, nurse, doctors and patients, medical profession, emergency room, surgery, coworker relationship, treatment, latex gloves
Place: chicago illinois
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43%
 5.3
 14K
Contracted (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A young girl contracts what she thinks is a sexually-transmitted disease - but is actually something much worse.
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, one night stand, danger, virus, life turned upside down, vengeance, death, one-night stand, worm, violence, woman in danger, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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43%
 3.8
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The Turning (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland, Canada, USA, India
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young governess is hired by a man who has become responsible for his young nephew and niece after the deaths of their parents. A modern take on Henry James' novella "The Turn of the Screw".
Style: scary, gothic, suspense, bleak
Plot: haunted house, ghost, nanny, orphan, doll, female director, nephew, niece, puppets, governess, underwater scene, spider ...
Time: year 1994
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42%
Dark Was the Night (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An evil is unleashed in a small town when a logging company sets up shop in the neighboring woods. Isolated and threatened, a mysterious force hidden within the trees outside the small town of Maiden Woods, strikes fear in the townspeople as Sheriff ...
Style: suspense, scary, bleak, captivating
Plot: creature feature, police investigation, small town sheriff, undercover, supernatural, uncover truth, danger, loss of son, animal death, marital separation, post traumatic stress disorder, animal attack ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.8
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The Spell (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jenny's boyfriend draws her into the world of witchcraft and black magic soon, taking her down a path which leads to the most horrific experience of her young life.
Style: scary, suspense, rough, bleak
Plot: dysfunctional family, demonic possession, demon rape, book of magic, magic spell, teenage girl, nudity (full frontal - brief), butt naked, sleeping on a couch, mental institution, girl stripped down to bra, cleavage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%