Movies like The Bonesetter

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The Bonesetter (2003)
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The Bonesetter (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 72 min.
Story: One hundred years ago, an evil bonesetter was killed for his crimes against children. Now in the present a single mother and a shy librarian must discover who is behind a rash of child abductions, is the Bonesetter back to finish his depraved work?
Style: low-budget
Plot: missing child, urban legend, farmhouse, librarian, sacrifice, slasher, small town, child in peril

Most similar movies to The Bonesetter

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and suspense films with plots about danger, slasher, urban legend, murder, deadly, supernatural and small town mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Bonesetter: Cucuy: The Boogeyman (2018), Apparition (2015), Goblin (2010), Kingdom of the Vampire (2007), Fingerprints (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Bonesetter Returns (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The Bonesetter was a child-murderer long thought destroyed. Little do the people who killed him realize..he's back to set things wrong.
Style: low-budget
Plot: child abduction, ghost, murder, death, wedding, supernatural power, child murder, farm, child murderess, slasher
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Cucuy: The Boogeyman (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When children start disappearing, a rebellious teen under house arrest starts to suspect that a legendary evil, a boogeyman known as the Cucuy, might be responsible.
Style: suspense, atmospheric, bleak, scary, macabre ...
Plot: missing child, urban legend, kidnapping, child in peril, supernatural, danger, evil spirit, brother brother relationship, fear, supernatural being, curses spells and rituals, murder ...
Place: usa
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Apparition (2015)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When his beautiful fiancée, Lori, is killed in a car accident, Doug retreats in solitude to the isolated farmhouse that should have been his new family's home. As he grieves and further isolates himself from his friends and society, he learns ...
Plot: farmhouse, car accident, mini dress, bathtub, curse, urban legend, proposal, murder, bar, surprise party, panties, candle ...
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Goblin (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Every Halloween, a small hamlet in the deep woods is visited by a fierce goblin, intent on capturing infants and brutally murdering anyone in it's path.
Style: scary, suspense, tense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: village, curses spells and rituals, danger, slasher, missing child, deadly, small town, sacrifice, survival, violence, halloween, urban legend ...
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Kingdom of the Vampire (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Remake of J.R. Bookwalter's 1991 shot-on-video opus.
Style: low-budget, remake of cult film, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, domineering mother, overbearing mother, prostitute, fully clothed sex, black bra
Time: 2000s
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42%
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Fingerprints (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fresh out of rehab, a young woman moves back in with her parents and sister, and soon becomes involved in a mystery that has left people in her town paralyzed.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, suspense, scary
Plot: rehabilitation, ghost, urban legend, small town, teenager, murder, uncover truth, missing child, crimes, haunted by the past, small town life, school ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas
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40%
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Final Curtain (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 58 min.
Story: A group of actors are rehearsing a supposedly cursed play- When the body count rises the actors must ask themselves, is the curse real or is there a murderer among them?
Plot: actor, rehearsal, murder, stage, theater, psychopath, blood, curse, slasher
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Torment (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Newlyweds Sarah and Cory Morgan have decided to take a relaxing holiday with Cory’s 7 year old son Liam to try and smooth over some of the teething problems Liam is having with his new Mom. Despite the idyllic location of Cory’s isolated and ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: family in danger, countryside, slasher, graphic violence, torture, home invasion, masked killer, confined, psychological torture, husband wife relationship, deadly, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Talbot County (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When six college kids in a sleepy Southern town are assigned a group project to rediscover a moment in history, one of them sets in motion a horrific fate when he proposes they head into the Georgia backwoods to tackle the legend of Emily Burt, the ...
Style: rough, scary, suspense, serious, psychotronic
Plot: werewolf, student, forest, urban legend, creature feature, slasher, university, video camera, smoking, eaten alive, alcohol, horse ...
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Prey for the Beast (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A horrible creature with an insatiable appetite for human flesh feasts on a group of terrified campers.
Style: low-budget
Plot: wet t shirt, caught having sex, lesbian kiss, monster, bikini, disembowelment
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Locker 2 (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Seconds before Reika (from the first movie) dies, she gives the key to a coin locker to her pupil Ayano. After a hunt for the right coin locker, Ayano finally finds the right one but she soon realizes that some things should be left alone. When some ...
Style: asian horror
Plot: urban legend, vengeful ghost, ghost story, room, locker, love interest, ghost child, ghost girl, old man, sadism, teenager, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Funeral Home (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman arrives at her grandmother's house, which used to be a funeral home, to help her turn the place into a bed-and-breakfast inn. After they open, however, guests begin disappearing or turning up dead.
Style: serious, mind bending, scary, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: slasher, psychopath, split personality, basement, grandfather, cellar, maniac, grandmother, funeral, afterlife, teenage life, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, quarry
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Awaken the Shadowman (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the mysterious disappearance of their mother, estranged brothers reunite and discover an unknown supernatural force.
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, suspenseful, tense
Plot: small town, supernatural, obsession, sacrifice, disorder, loss of child, society, child abduction, child in peril, family drama, disappearance, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Dead Innocent (1997)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Suzanne, a single parent and succesful lawyer, returns home to find her daughter missing. About to call the police, she is confronted by a disembodied voice warning her that if she attempts to leave or seek help, her daughter will die. Suzanne ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, graphic violence, mysterious character, danger, confined, crimes, chases and races, woman in danger, power relations, family relations, child in peril, missing child ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Urban Legends: Final Cut (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
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: scary, surprise ending, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: slasher, urban legend, serial killer, college, murder, teenage life, who done it, gory, masked killer, psychopath, rivalry, college life ...
Time: 90s
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37%
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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: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, mysterious character, danger, crimes, deadly, wilderness, urban legend, best friends, in the woods, friends, profanity, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Butcher (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A tragic car accident in the middle of nowhere finds six stranded college students fighting for their lives after making a horrifying discovery in a remote farmhouse in director Edward Gorsuch's rural frightener. With no place to run and no ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense, serious ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Wild Man of the Navidad (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on the recently acquired journals of Texan Dale S. Rogers, this vintage horror tale debunks history books to tell the veracious, harrowing story of a rural Texas community whose residents were terrified for years by a mysterious creature ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, avant garde, dark humor ...
Plot: slasher, vengeance, missing child, gory, deadly, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, unemployment, farm, urban legend, beast ...
Time: 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Tall Man (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When her child goes missing, a mother looks to unravel the legend of the Tall Man, an entity who allegedly abducts children.
Style: twists and turns, surprise ending, suspenseful, scary, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: missing child, kidnapping, mysterious character, uncover truth, abduction, urban legend, danger, mystery, small town, family problems, parents and children, track down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Incubus (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the small New England town of Galen, a young teenage boy claims he has dreams of young women being brutally raped and murdered. A doctor and the local sheriff discover that the boy's dreams are real and that a sinister occult might be behind ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, psychological, sexual ...
Plot: demon, small town, murder, mysterious character, slasher, dangerous attraction, teenage life, mind game, supernatural ability, amateur detective, danger, haunted by the past ...
Time: 80s, quarry
Place: new england, europe, usa, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Candyman (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Story: For as long as residents can remember, the housing projects of Chicago's Cabrini Green neighborhood were terrorized by a word-of-mouth ghost story about a supernatural killer with a hook for a hand, easily summoned by those daring to repeat his ...
Style: scary, gothic, suspense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: urban legend, supernatural, revenge, serial killer, danger, haunted by the past, strong violent content, investigation, police, fear, blood, death ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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33%
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Playback (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: While digging into their town's infamous past, a group of high school students unwittingly unlock an even darker secret. Now, an evil spirit has been awakened and will stop at nothing to find his true heir.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, murder, danger, youth, deadly, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals, urban legend, teenager, evil, small town, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1994, year 2011
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Urban Legends: Bloody Mary (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On a prom-night dare, a trio of high school friends chant an incantation, unleashing an evil spirit from the past with deadly consequences.
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban legend, ghost, afterlife, slasher, haunted by the past, danger, supernatural, profanity, prom, family relations, murder, bong ...
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A Slit-Mouthed Woman (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Legend holds that 30 years ago, a suburban town was terrorized by the spirit of a woman whose horrid face had been grotesquely disfigured. Roaming the streets wearing a long coat and carrying large scissors, the spirit would approach her young ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ghost, child in peril, childhood trauma, urban legend, deadly, supernatural, danger, gory, suburbs, slasher, female psychopath, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Candyman (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Candyman, a murderous soul with a hook for a hand, is accidentally summoned to reality by a skeptic grad student researching the monster's myth.
Style: macabre, scary, gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: urban legend, belief, slasher, supernatural, haunted by the past, investigation, gory, serial killer, urban, slavery, cult, vicious ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
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Babysitter Wanted (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When she takes a job babysitting a young boy (Kai Caster) for a night at his family's remote farmhouse, sweet college co-ed Angie Albright (Sarah Thompson) becomes the target of a scar-covered creep making mysterious phone calls and prowling ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, bloody, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stalking, chase, danger, mind game, psychopath, crimes, rivalry, deadly, small town, farm, axe, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Candyman moves on to New Orleans and starts his horrific murders once more. This time, his intended victim is a school teacher. Her father was killed by the Candyman, and brother wrongly accused of the murders.
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, urban legend, supernatural, murder, woman in danger, ghost, serial killer, hook, gory, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new orleans, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Not Forgotten (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in a Tex-Mex border town, Not Forgotten is a classic psychological thriller about Jack and Amaya Bishop, a couple who must come to terms with their tortured pasts in order to save their kidnapped daughter. It is a tale taut with intrigue and ...
Style: scary, serious, realistic, twists and turns, suspenseful
Plot: abduction, little girl, strip club, danger, investigation, parents and children, uncover truth, life is a bitch, secret place, family relations, family problems, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Don’t Leave Home (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An American artist’s obsession with a disturbing urban legend leads her to an investigation of the story’s origins at the crumbling estate of a reclusive painter in Ireland.
Style: psychological, gothic, scary, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, urban legend, painter, supernatural power, supernatural, painting, missing child, priest, ghost, uncover truth, isolation, danger ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Rites of Spring (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A ransom scheme turns into a nightmare for a group of kidnappers who become victims of a horrifying secret that must be paid every spring.
Style: rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, survival, deadly creature, supernatural, slasher, disorder, confined, crime gone awry, deadly, danger, rite, human sacrifice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2008
Place: usa
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