Movies like Madness 1980

If you like "Madness" you are looking for sexploitation film, psychotronic and cult film movies about / with rape, home invasion, murder, bound and gagged, dog, village and fight themes of Action, Crime and Drama genre shot in Italy.
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Madness (1980)
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Madness (1980)
Original name: Vacanze per un massacro
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An escaped convicted murderer invades the cottage of a man, his wife and the wife's sister, whereupon he proceeds to torment this already dysfunctional trio with rape and violence.
Style: sexploitation film, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: rape, home invasion, murder, bound and gagged, dog, village, fight, heist, erotica, erotic thriller, prison escape, student, money, violence, death, hunter, female nudity, sex scene, rapist, criminal, family relations, adulterous husband, love triangle, excavation, secret ...

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Most similar movies to Madness

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, cult film, suspense and realistic films with plots about violence, murder, blood, death, cigarette smoking, fight and shooting mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Madness: The Mad Dog Killer (1977), The Deserter (1970), A Quiet Place to Kill (1970), Scorned (1993), Cop or Hood (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Mad Dog Killer (1977)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sadistic no-count killer Nanni Vitali and three other equally brutish hoodlums escape from prison. The foul foursome embark on a savage rape, murder, and robbery spree. Vitali even abducts and defiles frightened hapless lass Giuliana Caroli. ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, hostage, murder, heist, psychopath, rape, criminal's revenge, crime, deadly, law enforcement, chases and races, gory ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 40
The Deserter (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, Greece
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A soldier runs away from the horrors of war, finds love with a virgin farm girl and a mistreated housewife, and will find that it is difficult to survive the battles of sex and love.
Plot: gay sex, nude swimming, running through the woods, unfaithful wife, unhappy marriage, sex on floor, death by gunshot, head injury, sexual predator, barrel, awkward situation, climbing a rope ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A Quiet Place to Kill (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A race-car driver who's down on her luck is invited by her ex-husband's wife to stay at their plush villa. The two women form a bond, and it's not long before their mutual dislike for the husband culminates into a plan to kill him. As ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film, twist ending, sexploitation film
Plot: racecar driver, whodunit, teenage girl, singer, group of friends, shotgun, film within a film, hand bandage, female in shower, sunbathing, flashlight, secretly observing ...
Place: mallorca, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.3
 1K
Scorned (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A vengeful widow is out to seduce the relatives of the man she blames for her husband's death.
Style: serious, realistic, surprise ending, tense, suspense ...
Plot: seduction, femme fatale, sexual relations, psychopath, manipulation, widow, family problems, dangerous attraction, crimes, danger, couples, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 6.7
 2K
Cop or Hood (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When the local police inspector was found dead in a prostitute's house, police division commissioner Stan Borowitz is sent to investigate the situation. Posing as the prostitute's long-lost brother "Antonio Cerruti," he discovers ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, tense, suspenseful, french noir
Plot: corruption, investigation, organized crime, undercover cop, violence, attempted murder, employer employee relationship, police operation, assassination, police brutality, chase, foot chase ...
Place: south of france, southern france, paris france, cote d'azur, nice france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Live Like a Cop, Die Like a Man (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Fred and Tony are members of an elite 'special squad' of police in Rome, Italy who are licensed-to-kill, undercover cops and who love to live dangerously.
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: police, police brutality, undercover cop, pistol, blood, exploitation, frying pan, voyeur, betrayal, prostitute, shot in the chest, girl in panties ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Corpse of Anna Fritz (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Anna Fritz is a beautiful and famous actress. Suddenly her body is found in a hotel and the news of her death goes around the planet. The young, shy caretaker Pau works at the hospital where they carried the body of Anna Fritz. He and his friends ...
Style: suspense, tense, scary, harsh, psychological ...
Plot: morgue, corpse, death, murder, celebrity, sexual abuse, female full frontal nudity, necrophilia, presumed dead, fear, female nudity, blood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 59
Rat Fink (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Lost b-movie
Style: psychotronic
Plot: teenage pregnancy, singer, underage sex, rock singer, sexual predator, reading a letter, insomnia, sex with a minor, caged bird, invitation, high society, narcissism ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Young, Violent, Dangerous (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Paul, Joe and Louie are three young men from good families who decide to go on a bloodthirsty and pointless crime spree, much to the dismay of paul’s girlfriend (Eleonora Giorgi) and the local police commissioner (Tomas Milian). the group starts ...
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: sadism, murder, robbery, sexual abuse, shot in the chest, panties, dead man, highway, car driving, female nudity, police officer, running ...
Place: milan italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Beauty and the Beast (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Decameron-style collection of entertaining short stories with such diverse themes as nymphomania, bestiality, and masochism.
Style: erotic, anthology, psychotronic, sex comedy
Plot: bestiality, incest, nymphomania, castle, undressing someone, seamstress, barking dog, high school, lighting a cigarette, watching someone sleep, cheating wife, man with glasses ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.9
 2K
Flic Story (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The film story depicts Emile Buisson, following the death of his wife and child, escaping from a psychiatric institution in 1947 and returning to Paris. Buisson, who three years later would become France's public enemy number one, begins a ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, murder, heist, police detective, serial killer, gangsters, robbery, neo noir, chases and races, dishonesty, law enforcement, police investigation ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 1950s, year 1947, 50s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Paramedic (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Unable to face his new reality in a wheelchair, Ángel develops a deadly obsession with the woman who left him and unleashes a sinister revenge plot.
Plot: murderous scheme, traumatized man, netflix, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend reunion, anti-hero, lifestyle change, immigrants, co worker co worker relationship, psychopath as protagonist, change in lifestyle, suspicious man, kidnapped ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
At the End of the Tunnel (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A paraplegic computer engineer that moves in a wheelchair and works in his basement starts hearing noises and voices of bank-robbers.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, entertaining, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tunnel, rain, surveillance, criminal gang, bank robbery, computer, stripper, life is a bitch, transformation, escapades, crime, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Kidnapping Stella (2019)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Snatched off the street and held for ransom, a bound and gagged woman uses her limited powers to derail her two masked abductors' carefully laid plans.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense, dark
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, van, twists & turns, wealthy family, crimes, danger, crime, couple relations, love, gun, handcuffs ...
Place: berlin germany, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Savage Streets (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A teenage vigilante seeks revenge on a group of violent thugs who raped her handicapped sister and murdered her best friend.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, rivalry, vigilantism, social decay, sexual abuse, punk, murder, fire, rape, prank, crime, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.2
 53
Blue Nude (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Obscure, sleazy and laid back picture about a young man being dragged down into the seedy and ruthless underbelly of 70s New York pornographers.
Style: porno movie
Plot: rough sex, 15 year old, unemployment, police brutality, cynicism, older woman younger man relationship, arrest, grandfather grandson relationship, phone book, actress, dog walker, aspiring actor ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.5
 508
Hotel Fear (1978)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young girl and her mother run a hotel during the war. When the mother dies, the girl finds herself at the mercy of her sex-crazed guests. Soon enough, a cloaked figure starts killing off everyone that tries to harm her.
Style: gothic
Plot: hotel, switchblade, whodunit, voyeurism, looking through a keyhole, manipulation, crying male, overheard conversation, dance scene, narcissism, gramophone, nervous breakdown ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Kill Me Three Times (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While on a seemingly routine job, a jaded hit man discovers that he's not the only one with his target in the crosshairs.
Style: dark humor, twists and turns, humorous, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, hitman, crimes, vengeance, cons and scams, woman in danger, disorder, deadly, danger, dishonesty, small town, assassination attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, quarry
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Golden Glove (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A serial killer strikes fear in the hearts of residents of Hamburg during the early 1970s.
Style: macabre, based on true events, bleak, melancholic, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, sex crime, loner, murder, misfit, mentally unstable, murder of a prostitute, prostitute, pub, brutality, loser, drunkenness ...
Time: 70s, year 1970, year 1974, 20th century
Place: hamburg germany, west germany, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Sweet Body of Deborah (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young newlywed couple from America returns to Geneva to visit Marcel's home town. Once there he is informed of his former lover's suicide and in turn is subjected to threats that accuse him of being responsible for her death and further, ...
Plot: telephone call, screaming woman, bloody face, taxi driver, striptease, blood, barefoot male, apple tree, smoking in bed, man with glasses, camera shot of bare feet, love triangle ...
Place: geneva switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.8
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Freeway (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Following the arrest of her mother, Ramona, young Vanessa Lutz decides to go in search of her estranged grandmother. On the way, she is given a ride by school counselor Bob Wolverton. During the journey, Lutz begins to realize that Bob is the ...
Style: disturbing, cynical, suspenseful, bloody, rough ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: serial killer, hitchhiker, murder, life is a bitch, disfigurement, prison, police investigation, crime, crimes, brutality, social decay, violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.4
 87
Vendeta (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Vendetta is an uncompromising thriller, an exciting story about revenge and the clash between two characters. Over the course of a few hours in a single day revenge intertwines the fates of a number of people. Which of them is the murderer, and who ...
Style: non-linear
Plot: finding a dead body, rifle, jeep, death by shooting, field, blood on face, murder by drowning, underage sex, shooting, sex crime, traumatic experience, teenager ...
Time: quarry
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Corruption of Chris Miller (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A serial killer uses a scythe to slash his murder victims--or maybe it's *her* murder victims?
Plot: serial killer, murder, love triangle, slasher, scythe, killing spree, screaming, single woman, dysfunctional family, sexual tension, sex scene, killing an animal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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The Exterminator (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man's best friend is killed on the streets of New York. The man (Robert Ginty) then transforms into a violent killer, turning New York into a great war zone and Christopher George is the only one to stop him.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vigilantism, vigilante, violence, chase, murder, police investigation, revenge, vengeance, gory, crimes, deadly, fighting the system ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: vietnam, new york, asia, usa, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.0
 35K
Death Wish (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After his wife is murdered by street punks, a pacifistic New York City architect becomes a one-man vigilante squad, prowling the streets for would-be muggers after dark.
Style: rough, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, architect, murder, vigilante, police, vengeance, crimes, crime, violence spree, obsession, rivalry, fighting crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, hawaii, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Poor Pretty Eddie (1975)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A wrong turn on a jazz singer's road trip results in her car breaking down near an isolated lodge run by a faded starlet and a young, homicidal Elvis impersonator.
Style: offbeat, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: injustice, psychopath, rivalry, racism, woman in danger, wedding, redneck, car, backwoods, rape, contests and competitions, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Killing Kind (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young Terry Lambert returns home from serving a prison term for a gang-rape he was forced to participate in. He seeks revenge on his lawyer and the girl who framed him. But his real problem is his overbearing mother, whose boarding house he resides ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, tense, scary ...
Plot: mentally unstable, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual abuse, psychopath, hotel, gory, family problems, strong sexual content, strong violent content, serial killer, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.1
 5K
M.F.A. (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An art student taps into a rich source of creative inspiration after the accidental slaughter of her rapist. An unlikely vigilante emerges, set out to avenge college girls whose attackers walked free- all the while fueling a vivid thesis exhibition.
Style: propaganda film, rough, psychological, suspense, feminist film
Plot: rape revenge, vigilante, revenge, art student, rape, female psychopath, femme fatale, police investigation, murder, violence, rape and revenge, stabbed to death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Diabolically Yours (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alain Delon stars as Pierre, an amnesiac recovering from a car accident. He can't remember any details about the accident or about his past life as a wealthy businessman based in the orient. He is currently being nursed back to health on his ...
Style: psychotronic, french noir, ambiguous ending
Plot: hospital room, camera shot of bare feet, sexual frustration, leg injury, pointing a gun at someone, male in bathtub, shallow grave, finding a dead body, discovering a dead body, jealous boyfriend, kimono, female antagonist ...
Place: france, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.1
 14K
Death Wish II (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Paul Kersey is again a vigilante trying to find five punks who murdered his housekeeper and daughter in Los Angeles.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, rape, vigilante, murder, surveillance, revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), crime, crimes, deadly, strong violent content, violence spree ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%