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X Game 2 (2012)
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X Game 2 (2012)
Original name: X gêmu 2
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: High school girl and four other people were forced to play a X-game to take responsibility for what they did in the past.

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and psychological films with plots about murder, deadly, serial killer, crimes, psychopath, blood and danger mostly in Horror, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like X Game 2: The Haunting of Helen Walker (1995), Sadako (2019), Haunted Campus (2016), Apology (1986), Tokyo: The Last Megalopolis (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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X Game (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After a childhood friend's suicide, Hideaki and his former classmates reunite to pay their respects. Soon after, a DVD, marked X arrives revealing a man being tortured, triggering a flashback in Hideaki, reminding him of witnessing a schoolmate ...
Plot: revenge, urban legend, bullying, vigilante, suicide
Place: japan
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95%
The Haunting of Helen Walker (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: TV remake of the Henry James' classic tale "Turn of the Screw", with changes in location and character names. A live in nanny discovers two children haunted by the spirits and deeds of their former care givers.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: haunted house, ghost, governess, possession, mansion, dead child, pursuit, children, brother sister relationship, supernatural, supernatural power
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67%
 4.1
 399
Sadako (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A girl with amnesia and under mysterious police guard is placed under the care of Mayu Akigawa, a psychology counselor. At the same time, Mayu’s younger brother Kazuma Akigawa becomes a YouTuber to try and awaken Sadako’s curse.
Style: asian horror
Plot: telekinesis, brunette, based on a novel, long haired girl, thin girl
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Haunted Campus (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shinji Yagami (Yuma Nakayama) is a university student. He is easily frightened, due to seeing ghosts. He has feelings for Koyomi Nada (Haruka Shimazaki). To protect Koyomi Nada, Shinji and Koyomi joins the occult research group at their university. ...
Style: suspense, bleak, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: ghost, occult, paranormal activity, club, university, suicide, ouija board, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, orphan, stepdaughter, stepfather, leg ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 5.7
 275
Apology (1986)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 'Apology' stars Lesley Anne Warren (with a Stefanie Powers hairdo) as a Manhattan-based sculptor/performance artist. To enhance her latest project, Warren invites the participation of anonymous phone callers, whose voices she records. One ...
Style: suspense
Plot: telephone, mind game, psycho killer, female artist, answering machine, woman in danger, stalker, serial killer, sadist, love interest, sex scene, police detective ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Tokyo: The Last Megalopolis (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The reincarnation of a 10th century Japanese general haunts 1920s Tokyo
Plot: robot, prophecy, time travel, subway, occult, earthquake, time traveler, psychic power, suicide, kidnapping, destruction, medium
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.9
 390
The Inerasable (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: I (Yuko Takeuchi) is a mystery novel writer. I receive a letter from Kubo (Ai Hashimoto), a reader of her novel and a university student. Her letter states that she hears odd sounds from the room where she lives now. I becomes interested by the ...
Style: asian horror
Plot: novelist, investigation, based on a novel, letter, japanese woman, university student, apartment
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Daughter of the Mind (1969)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A professor of cybernetics comes to believe that his dead daughter is communicating with him from the netherworld. |
Style: psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, ghost, dead daughter, destroying evidence, poison gas, supernatural power, surveillance, illusionist, hologram, janitor, woman in a wheelchair, suicide ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Exorcist (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jin-Myung is a psychiatrist and exorcist. With his assistant, Ji-Kwang, they attempt an exorcism on Geum-Joo. She suffers from a bizarre phenomenon. They then face a powerful existence within Geum-Joo. Extreme horror arises out of her.
Style: dark
Plot: exorcism, exorcist, psychiatrist, cave, church, assistant, darkness, snake, blood, power, priest, business ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
I'm Dangerous Tonight (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An ancient Aztec cloth with a curse accidentally finds its way into the possession of a young woman. She decides to make a dress from the cloth. Whoever wears this cloth/dress comes under its spell; all inhibitions and moral responsibilities are ...
Plot: curse, morality, magic, exploding car, red dress, grave, burial, trenchcoat, splatter, evil spirit, college professor, mummy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
A Judgment in Stone (1986)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An English woman, psychotic and sexually repressed, murders her sadistic father, then moves to America. She soon secures a job as a maid for a wealthy family. Soon her severe psychosis and her attempts to keep her sexuality from asserting itself ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: domineering father, incest, fish out of water, television, orchid, partial female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), revenge, friendship between women, female friendship, psychosis, taunting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
I Thought You Were a Nice Man (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A beautiful young woman with a horrible secret is protected by a loving family.
Style: gothic
Plot: vampire, blood, love, violence, murder, monster
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Demon in My View (1991)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A strangler known as the Kenbourne Killer has been murdering streetwalkers for 25 years. The police set out to track him down.
Style: mind bending, serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, violence spree, serial killer, murder, obsession, crimes, mentally unstable, curses spells and rituals, deadly, investigation, black pantyhose, pantyhose ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
When Michael Calls (1972)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Helen keeps on receiving phone calls from a child, who claims being her nephew Michael - but Michael died 15 years ago! In these calls he scolds on acquaintances, who then die in suspicious accidents. Soon Helen has to fear to be the next victim.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: telephone call, pursuit, phone terror, ex husband, husband wife relationship, boy, fog, psychiatrist, kitchen, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, beekeeper ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Black House (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea, Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jun-oh, an insurance claims agent, faces off with a client who he suspects of committing murders with the intention of collecting insurance premiums.
Style: serious, psychological, mind bending, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, insurance investigator, psychopath, insurance fraud, insurance policy, police, wound, serial killer, stabbing, investigation, crimes, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Village of 8 Gravestones (1977)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 151 min.
Story: The heir to a family fortune discovers that a curse has been placed on it, put there centuries before by a band of samurai warriors. Adaptation of novel by Seishi Yokomizo
Plot: murder, airport, greed, twins, sake, twin, possession, private detective, poison, village, twin sister, samurai warrior ...
Time: 1500s, 70s, year 1977
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Death on a Rainy Sunday (1986)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Thriller about a psycho looking for revenge. Bronsky is a paraplegic because of an accident at a construction site that was partly due to the head architect, David Briand. Many years after the accident, Bronsky shows up at Briand's residence ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Plot: psychopath, crimes, deadly, family life, couples, hidden identity, vengeance, unlikely criminals, chaos and mayhem, couple relations, disability, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.8
 288
Frankenstein (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Frankenstein is a 2007 British television film produced by Impossible Pictures for ITV. It was written and directed by Jed Mercurio, adapted from Mary Shelley's original novel to a present-day setting. Dr. Victoria Frankenstein, a female ...
Plot: science runs amok, frankenstein's monster, ex husband ex wife relationship, death of son, frankenstein
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 5.3
 508
Effects (1979)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Some crew members of a company shooting a horror film begin to suspect that the "killings" in the movie are real, and that they are actually making a "snuff" film.
Style: realistic, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: murder, investigation, supernatural, danger, filmmaking, zombie, mountain, gory, deadly, serial killer, voyeurism, psychopath ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 492
The Locker (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A group of teenagers unleash a curse when they use haunted public lockers in Shibuya. Supposedly, if you leave a gift in one of the lockers you will be lucky in love. However, the results are anything but lucky as a creepy female ghost with long ...
Style: psychological, serious, mind bending, atmospheric, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban legend, supernatural, ghost, danger, youth, crimes, supernatural ability, mystery, curses spells and rituals, city life, deadly, student life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Lesson of the Evil (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A popular high school teacher concocts an extreme plan to deal with the rise of bullying and bad behavior among the student body.
Style: disturbing, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: high school, psychopath, serial killer, deadly, breaking point, crimes, under the surface, power relations, teachers and students, massacre, mystery, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.2
 262
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, old man, ghost girl, ghost story, room, dead girl, pursuit, teenager, brunette, ghost, hospital ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.5
 15
Missing 44 (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Four teenage girls are abducted, kidnapped and tortured. Designated by numbers on their skin with a hot iron, young girls are ranked in the evening. The one that finishes last will then see punished if his comrades fail to solve a puzzle …
Plot: sexploitation, exploitation, teenager, female nudity, teenage girl, white bra and panties, schoolgirl, erotica, lesbian kiss, female female kiss, rape, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Shock Labyrinth 3D (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The horror-thriller follows a group of teenagers dealing with the disappearance of one of them, Yuki, at an amusement park s ghost house. On a rainy day 10 years later, Yuki inexplicably returns. However, no sooner is she united with her former ...
Style: serious, psychological, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: hospital, amusement park, maze, confined, isolation, danger, friendship, supernatural, guilty conscience, survival, fear, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
All Night Long: Anyone Would Have Done (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A knife-wielding sexual deviant targets two beautiful sisters.He begins frantic night of abuse and humiliation with the older one after she getting back home.The innocent older sister doesn't know that he had broken into their apartment and had ...
Plot: psycho, confined, japanese shocker, female nudity, sister sister relationship, home invasion, apartment, sister, japanese woman
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Strip Mahjong: Battle Royale (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A handful of mysterious Japanese women take part in a deranged web show that makes them strip off their clothes when they lose a round of Mahjong. When there is nothing left to hide, secrets are revealed and they must take their punishment.
Plot: mahjong, kidnapping, game, lingerie, leg, bare midriff, japanese woman, chambermaid, legs, sexy woman, bra, female nudity ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Grotesque (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: An unnamed doctor has always had everything he's ever wanted, but that has only made him develop more extreme and depraved needs. He kidnaps a young couple in the prime of their life together and forces them into a game of torment that slowly ...
Style: disturbing, banned film, rough, brutal, serious ...
Plot: sexual abuse, torture, psychopath, captivity, sadism, sexual torture, mysterious character, gory, deadly, strong sexual content, held captive, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Ring 0: Birthday (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Taking place thirty years before the events of Ringu, Ringu 0 provides the shocking background story of how the girl on the video became a deadly, vengeful spirit.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, mystery, split personality, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, deadly, danger, mental illness, self control, a vision, curses spells and rituals, ghost ...
Time: 1920s, 50s, 20s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Neighbour No. 13 (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Jûzô Murasaki is a boy miscast in his classroom, being frequently abused, tortured, beaten and humiliated by the bully Tôru Akai and his gang of juvenile punks. After years of repression, rejection and fear without facing Akai, he develops a ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, surreal, mind bending ...
Plot: split personality, vengeance, psychopath, teenage life, life is a bitch, crimes, youth, mental illness, rivalry, deadly, serial killer, destiny ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Ring Around the Rosie (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: While spending time at her grandparent's secluded summerhouse to clean up the place after her grandmother's death, a young woman is plagued by horrible visions and dreams of tragic past events.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: woman in danger, nightmare, sibling relationship, deadly, horse, sister sister relationship, psychopath, danger, serial killer, crimes, grandparent grandchild relationship, high society ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%