Movies like Waterfront Nightmare

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Waterfront Nightmare (2012)
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Waterfront Nightmare (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Seven college friends spend their spring break in a remote waterfront cabin only to discover that their happy vacation is about to turn into a hellish trip, as shadowy locals threaten to pick them off one by one.
Style: scary, serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: creep, slasher killer, survival, in the woods, missing person, student life, danger, buddies, isolation, deadly, woman in danger, killer, violence, death, running, pervert, house, legend, alcohol, lake, loser, murder, voyeurism, mysterious man, cabin in the woods ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Waterfront Nightmare

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and realistic films with plots about danger, deadly, survival, murder, slasher, isolation and in the woods mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Waterfront Nightmare: Madison County (2011), The Maze (2010), Summoned (2013), Nobody Gets Out Alive (2012), Bigfoot: The Lost Coast Tapes (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Madison County (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of college kids travel to a small, mountain town called Madison County to interview the author of a tell-all book on the accounts of several grisly murders that happened there. But when the kids get to Madison County, the author is no where ...
Style: realistic, rough, scary, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, in the woods, uncover truth, danger, deadly, serial killer, white panties, girl in panties, panties, serial murder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, psychopath, deadly, gory, stalking, danger, slasher, chase, chases and races, friends, blood, maze ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 4.4
 1K
Summoned (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Follow three individuals who served on the jury for one of San Francisco's most high profile serial killer cases. Now someone, or something, is killing them off one by one.
Style: scary, tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: stalking, danger, law enforcement, murder, haunted by the past, woman in danger, crimes, uncover truth, mysterious character, riddles and clues, police detective, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, camp, gory, teenage life, crimes, in the woods, escapades, friends, youth, danger, deadly, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Bigfoot: The Lost Coast Tapes (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sean Reynolds, a highly acclaimed investigative journalist (who strongly believed in paranormal phenomena), destroyed his career when the most watched episode of his reality show, based on paranormal phenomena, turned out to be a hoax. Sean saw a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, danger, dishonesty, deadly, survival, media, deadly creature, legends and myths, cons and scams, in the woods, imaginary, bigfoot
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 4.3
 1K
Evil Things (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's Miriam's 21st Birthday. As a birthday gift, Miriam's aunt Gail has decided to lend Miriam her beautiful country house for an entire weekend. Aunt Gail's country house is amazing. It's a four bedroom house surrounded by ...
Style: rough, realistic, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stalking, danger, found footage, confined, off the road, deadly, slasher, survival, isolation, police car, gas station, van ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 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: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, chase, boat chase, summer camp, camp, teenage life, deadly, survival, on the run, missing person, lake or river ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 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, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: convict, deadly, confined, violence spree, danger, woman in danger, track down, mental institution, psychopath, obsession, serial killer, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 4.8
 6K
Animal (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When plans for a weekend vacation hit a dead end, a group of close-knit friends find themselves stranded in unfamiliar territory, pursued by a menacing predator. Holed up in an isolated cabin, tensions mount as long-buried secrets are revealed. As ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: vacation, monster, survival, deadly, danger, friends, deadly creature, supernatural, isolation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, road trip, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.2
 270
Heebie Jeebies (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman gathers her friends together in a cabin to try and protect them from a killer after she dreams each of their deaths. This, however, just puts them all in one spot making for easy pickings for the slasher.
Style: tense, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: death, dream, killer, mother, friend, deadly, slasher, in the woods, confined, foreknowledge, stalking, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Bucks County Massacre (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: On Saturday, May 17th, 2008, police responded to a residence in a remote area of Bucks County, Pennsylvania for the report of a missing person. Upon their arrival, a routine investigation was performed and it was determined that the situation did ...
Style: realistic, rough, scary, bleak, serious
Plot: buddies, deadly, danger, crimes, in the woods, chases and races, stoners, vampire, found footage, throat ripping
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: survival, psychopath, crimes, confined, in the woods, slasher, serial killer, isolation, deadly, gory, violence, lesbian kiss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Finders Keepers (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A haunted doll teaches one little girl why children shouldn't play with undead things.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, possession, problem child, explosion, screaming, woman in danger, danger, deadly, family relations, parents and children, supernatural, evil doll ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.8
 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: realistic, scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: bound and gagged, torture, attempted rape, slasher, deadly, gory, contests and competitions, crimes, on the run, psychopath, survival, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.8
 505
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: scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, supernatural, vengeance, survival, psychopath, deadly, rivalry, crimes, off the road, farm, danger, slasher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.7
 21K
ATM (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a late night visit to an ATM, three co-workers end up in a desperate fight for their lives when they become trapped by an unknown man.
Style: scary, psychological, serious, realistic, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: isolation, escape attempt, psychopath, survival, confinement indoors, stalking, captivity, confined, mysterious character, danger, trapped, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.3
 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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, surprise ending
Plot: escaped prisoner, crimes, buddies, deadly, serial killer, isolation, danger, slasher, friends, confined, murder, junkyard ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 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: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Plot: survival, siblings relations, in the woods, crimes, slasher, serial killer, soldier, drug abuse, farm, danger, showbiz, gang ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 5.9
 6K
Kristy (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a college girl who is alone on campus over the Thanksgiving break is targeted by a group of outcasts, she must conquer her deepest fears to outwit them and fight back.
Style: serious, melancholic, cynical, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: thanksgiving, college, youth, woman in danger, danger, survival, college life, student life, gang, murder, fear, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Do You Wanna Know a Secret? (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As a night out on the town turns into a nightmare, six young college students must fight for their lives as a killer hunts them down.
Style: rough, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, spring break, serial killer, youth, danger, woman in danger, crimes, stalking, law enforcement, vengeance, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.1
 715
Wolf Town (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kyle, a shy college student finds himself and three of his friends trapped in an old western ghost town by a pack of ferocious wolves and has to overcome his personal fears to confront the wolves and lead his friends to safety.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, survival, chases and races, confined, dangerous animal, isolation, track down, chase, wolf, killing an animal, animal attack, panic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Haunting of Whaley House (2012)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a tour guide breaks into America's Most Haunted House, a bit of amateur ghost hunting with friends turns into more horror than they could have ever imagined.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: tour guide, ghost, haunted house, possession, murder, legends and myths, imaginary, danger, woman in danger, seance, supernatural, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
College Pranks (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: College students are invited to play a game sponsored by a website. When students start the game in the mountains of Colorado, they discover that the stakes they are playing for are not just a cash prize.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Plot: survival, woman in danger, danger, youth, college life, prank, disorder, deadly, wilderness, computers and web, escapades
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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507
alcohol movies
1094
lake movies
953
loser movies
258
 5.1
 4K
Evidence (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Ryan is making a documentary on his friend, Brett, about camping for the first time. However, once they begin camping, they discover that there is a mysterious figure that is hunting them.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: found footage, gory, deadly, in the woods, danger, survival, supernatural, wilderness, lost in the woods, forest, fear, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.3
 1K
Battleground (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The war in Vietnam is announced to finish. American troops are withdrawn and the relief of peace echoes through the air. However, as the calm after the storm spreads a sigh of relief, there is something unsettling amidst the forests of North ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, off the grid, deadly, deathtrap, master warrior, in the woods, off the road, isolation, disagreement, survival, haunted by the past, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, escapades, prank, chase, psychopath, survival, deadly creature, in the woods, legends and myths, city life, crimes, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Friday the 13th (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ignoring the warnings of the locals, a group of teenage camp counselors takes on the job of reopening Camp Crystal Lake — on Friday the 13th no less, and raise the ire of Jason Voorhees, a masked, homicidal maniac.
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, rough, bloody ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, teens
Plot: slasher, psychopath, danger, serial killer, murder, in the woods, back from the dead, death, human monster, camp counselor, gory, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.7
 2K
Sanitarium (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Malcom McDowell, Lou Diamond Phillips and Robert Englund star in three separate stories set in an eerie mental asylum.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: mentally unstable, danger, mental illness, mental institution, doctors and patients, losing-it hero, unfulfillment
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.9
 1K
Crowsnest (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In late summer of 2011, five young friends on a road trip went missing after being attacked by nomadic cannibals in a huge RV. Video was recorded by the victims & recovered by police as evidence in their still-unsolved murders.
Style: rough, scary, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, on the road, wilderness, danger, buddies, deadly, isolation, survival, mystery, confined, friends, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.9
 2K
Treehouse (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A teenage boy discovers the perpetrators of several brutal kidnappings in his home town.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: kidnapping, survival, danger, missing child, in the woods, confined, violence, brutality, teenager, discovery
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%