Movies like Deadline 1984

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Deadline (1984)
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Deadline (1984)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A horror film about a screenwriter who loses the ability to distinguish between his fantasy world and the real world, with disastrous consequences. As he ruminates on his place in any world and loses his grip, he also loses his wife and his children's respect, and critics tear him apart. The final undoing of this screenwriter is a deadline that must be met at all costs, costs that perhaps are too great.
Plot: vampire, prostitute, drug abuse, terrorist, pregnancy, female nudity, suicide, monk, alcoholic, killer child, nun, cannibalism, childbirth, drug addiction, dysfunctional family, nuclear holocaust, murder of family, filmmaking, death of child, goat, hanging, priest, dead child, burned alive, cocaine ...
Time: year 1980

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and rough films with plots about murder, blood, female nudity, deadly, danger, gory and violence mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Deadline: Creature Lake (2015), White Skin (2004), Hidden in the Woods (2012), Dead Ringers (1988), Vampires (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 100
Creature Lake (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Five friends embark on a camping trip to sacred Native territory and are warned to stay away. When they choose to ignore the warning they are confronted with strange occurrences, seductive apparitions, vengeful locals and a deadly behemoth. Their ...
Plot: racism, monster, native american, found footage, wilderness, human sacrifice, racial slur, skinny dipping, characters killed one by one, femme fatale, creature, creature feature ...
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95%
 6.0
 785
White Skin (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two roommates discover that the family of one of their girlfriends is populated with vampires.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: prostitute, vampire, snow, cannibalism, university, pregnancy, dealing with death, hotel, couple relations, breakup, deadly, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Hidden in the Woods (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of two sisters who have been raised in isolation, subjected to the torment of their abusive, drug dealing father. When they finally decide to report him to the police, he kills the two officers and is put in jail. But things go from bad to ...
Style: serious, disturbing, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: sexual abuse, gore, gory, strong sexual content, dysfunctional family, in the woods, life is a bitch, isolation, abuse, danger, on the run, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.3
 36K
Dead Ringers (1988)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Elliot, a successful gynecologist, works at the same practice as his identical twin, Beverly. Elliot is attracted to many of his patients and has affairs with them. When he inevitably loses interest, he will give the woman over to Beverly, the ...
Style: atmospheric, disturbing, bleak, psychological, serious ...
Plot: twins, obsession, love triangle, losing-it hero, clinic, addiction, spectacle, medical profession, bondage, sadism, body horror, gynecologist ...
Time: 20th century, year 1954, 1950s, 1960s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 6.1
 48K
Vampires (1998)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The church enlists a team of vampire-hunters to hunt down and destroy a group of vampires searching for an ancient relic that will allow them to exist in sunlight.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, gothic, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, vampire hunter, vampire slayer, vengeance, priest, relic, gory, cross, obsessive quest, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: new mexico, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Anthropophagous 2000 (1999)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The millionaire Nikos Karamanlis (Andreas Schnaas) and his family are on a boat trip, when they get into a storm, in which the daughter dies and the yacht sinks. After days without food on a life raft, Nikos wants to eat the corpse.
Plot: cannibal, german, gore, cave, decapitation, dismemberment, pregnancy, blood, skeleton, bitten in the throat, spear, exploding head ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.2
 7K
Grace (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In the wake of a horrific car accident that kills her husband, Michael, expectant mother Madeline Matheson discovers that her daughter, Grace, has died in the womb. Ignoring her doctor's warnings that the fetus must be removed from her body, a ...
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: pregnancy, babies and infants, gory, serial killer, curses spells and rituals, danger, deadly, imaginary, supernatural, isolation, confined, protective parent ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Fourth Angel (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Action
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Workaholic reporter, Jack Elgin takes his family on a working trip to India, but their aircraft is hijacked in Cyprus by a previously-unknown terrorist movement, and his wife and daughter are among the slaughtered. With western governments ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, revenge, airplane, serbian, fbi, terrorism, hijacking, vengeance, journalism, vigilantism, hostages, one man army ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, england, cyprus, asia, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Clown Murders (1976)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A group of young professionals decides to play a practical joke on one of their ex-girlfriends who married a rich man who is about to close a major real estate deal. They plan to kidnap her and mess up the deal. Unfortunately, the joke becomes ...
Style: rough, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary
Plot: kidnapping, joke, killer clown, halloween, crimes, mystery, deadly, evil clown, practical joke, slasher, crime, prank ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.8
 197
Hell Mountain (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In an apocalyptical future, the world is completely destroyed and ruled by the tyrannical Stryker. He controls the unique source of food and uses young women as slaves to explore the mines in the Hell Mountain. When he abducts Shira, her lover Kal ...
Plot: female nudity, red pubic hair, panties, lesbianism, rape, lesbian, bare breasts, women's prison, lifting up dress, clothes torn off, menage a trois, topless ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Way of the Vampire (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Dr. Abraham Van Helsing is granted immortality by the Catholic Church until he can hunt down the last vampire prince.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: vampire, deadly creature, gory, uninhibited rivalry, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, deadly, rivalry, supernatural, vengeance, dangerous attraction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.2
 3K
Hellions (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A teen faces a night of terror when three malevolent trick-or-treaters come knocking at her door.
Plot: halloween, blood, halloween costume, home invasion, abortion, farm, evil child, trick or treating, teenager, gore, decapitation, doctor ...
Place: canada, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.8
 163
Bound Cargo (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Three girls are on the run from a group of disbanded soldiers. Nowhere to go they come across a lonely widow to seek refuge. Risking her life to save the young women the widow only demands erotic pleasure in exchange.
Plot: captivity, erotica, lesbianism, female nudity, lesbian, lesbian sex, axe, terror, white slavery
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
I Saw the Devil (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Kyung-chul is a dangerous psychopath who kills for pleasure. He has committed infernal serial murders in diabolic ways that one cannot even imagine and his victims range from young women to even children. The police have chased him for a long time, ...
Style: tense, serious, psychological, bleak, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, vengeance, violence, psychopath, revenge, crime and punishment, mercilessness, track down, extreme violence, cat and mouse, vigilantism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Washing Machine (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Horror
Country: Italy, France, Hungary
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A police detective investigates the murder of a man found dismembered in a washing machine and is drawn into a web of deceit and murder by the dead man's lover, Vida, and her two sisters, Sissy and Ludmilla.
Plot: murder, prostitution, pimp, white panties, voyeurism, sex, erotica, red panties, panties, female stockinged legs, cut into pieces, nightmare ...
Place: budapest
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.8
 721
Dard Divorce (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: What started with a routine divorce between Natalie Stein and her husband Tim, will soon take a turn into the unexpected and evolve into scenes of torture, bloodshed and slaughter.
Plot: divorce, police, female nudity, gangster, kitchen, murder, violence, splatter, heart in hand, stabbing, cocaine, chainsaw murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.1
 428
Hellhole (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An unlucky woman’s mother is murdered by a scarf-wielding killer named Silk, leaving the woman injured, traumatised and suffering from amnesia. She’s committed to a mental institution, where Silk follows her, looking for the papers he was trying ...
Plot: lesbian sex, mental institution, amnesia, lobotomy, sexploitation, doctor, institution, sex, violence, serial killer, vagina, mad doctor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Nature Unleashed: Volcano (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, Canada, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While on assignment covering a volcanic eruption journalist Russell Woods' life is shattered when his wife is killed in the ensuing carnage. Grieving he travels to the small village in Italy where she was born. There he is followed by a curious ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, suspense
Plot: danger, ghost, gory, forces of nature, village, small town, adventure, escapades, clergy, mentally unstable, mute or deaf, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 5.2
 12K
The Day (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Open war against humanity rages. For five survivors – lost and on the run – the pursuit is relentless, the bullets are dwindling and the battle is everywhere. This is a 24-hour look into their lives.
Style: serious, futuristic, scary, suspenseful, depressing
Plot: survival, apocalypse, countryside, survival horror, danger, life is a bitch, deadly, sole survivor, gory, farm, confined, future dystopia ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Vixen Highway 2006: It Came from Uranus! (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 250 min.
Story: Ailing, egotistical and sexually perverted rock-star Bobby Barzell (who sold his soul for wealth and rock and roll stardom) awaits a liver transplant from a psychotic fugitive of the law; as a vengeful, demonic alien tries to collect a past debt.
Plot: gun, sex, violence, shower, hippie, police, exploitation, revenge, female nudity, murder, death, nymphomaniac ...
Place: minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
30 Days of Night (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 113 min.
Story: This is the story of an isolated Alaskan town that is plunged into darkness for a month each year when the sun sinks below the horizon. As the last rays of light fade, the town is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires bent on an uninterrupted ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, small town, gory, supernatural, survival, winter, fear, sunrise, violence, brutality, isolation, blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Thompsons (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: On the run with the law on their trail, America's most anguished vampire family heads to England to find an ancient vampire clan. What they find instead could tear their family, and their throats, apart forever.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Plot: vampire, gory, on the run, family life, chases and races, deadly, supernatural, family relations, manhunt, survival, dysfunctional family, family gatherings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Reflecting Skin (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young boy tries to cope with rural life circa 1950s and his fantasies become a way to interpret events. After his father tells him stories of vampires, he becomes convinced that the widow up the road is a vampire, and tries to find ways of ...
Style: surreal, serious, atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, vampire, slingshot, farm, fire, gasoline, surrealism, coming of age, gas station, parents and children, gory, small town ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s
Place: midwest, united states, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 4.2
 72
Possession (1987)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Frankie is a psychopath who drags along problems with his mother. To compensate these problems he follows and persecutes Madeleine and some of her friends killing one girl after the other and also everybody who would stand in his way - without any ...
Plot: slasher, murder, psychopath, matricide, forest, drowning, throat slitting, strangulation, masturbation, knife, crossbow, impalement ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 271
Relative Fear (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Linda and Peter Pratman's son Adam is autistic, but they still love him and hope that he'll at least start talking some day. However he's teased and abused by the kids of the neighborhood and his grandpa . When several people around ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hospital, suspicion, therapist, serial murder, murder, psychopath, slasher, gory, family life, crimes, mystery, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.3
 359
Julie Darling (1983)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Horror
Country: West Germany, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A teenage girl whose inaction caused her mother's death arranges a similarly gruesome fate for her stepmother and brother.
Plot: psychopath, sex with a minor, father daughter incest, incest overtones, mental illness, little girl, mother daughter relationship, lifting up dress, obsession, murder, stepmother, evil child ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Class of 1984 (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Andy is a new teacher at a inner city high school that is like nothing he has ever seen before. There is metal detectors at the front door and everything is basically run by a tough kid named Peter Stegman. Soon, Andy and Stegman become enemies and ...
Style: serious, bleak, disturbing, realistic, rough ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: gang, high school, juvenile delinquency, vigilante, punk, teacher, vengeance, school, music teacher, murder, drug dealing, college ...
Time: 80s, future, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
From a Whisper to a Scream (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The uncle of an executed murderess relates four stories of his hometown, Oldfield, to a reporter. In the first, an elderly man pursues a romance with a younger woman, even to the grave and beyond. In the second, a wounded man on the run from ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: voodoo, american civil war, anthology, necrophilia, murder, swamp, gory, ghost, serial killer, civil war, librarian, slasher ...
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 4K
Home Movie (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Reverend David Poe and his psychiatrist wife trade hectic New York life for an idyllic rural farmhouse; the perfect place for 10 year old twins Jack & Emily to run, play and imagine. Documenting this lifestyle change, David decides to film ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, psychological ...
Plot: found footage, killer child, psychopath, mischievous children, family life, family, children, family relations, twins, siblings relations, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.7
 888
The Forest (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A cannibal hermit living in the woods preys on campers and hikers for his food supply.
Style: psycho film, sadistic
Plot: campfire, cannibalism, children, ghost, camping, knife, slasher, murder, cannibal, knife murder, creep, family ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%