Movies like The Murder Secret

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The Murder Secret (1988)
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The Murder Secret (1988)
Original name: Non aver paura della zia Marta
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A family of 4 makes a long drive to Aunt Martha's house to visit her for the first time in years. Only she isn't there. Just the caretaker and his message that she will appear the next day...if they survive the night.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: suicide, gore, maniac, mental institution, car, truck, kitchen, female nudity, family relations, telephone, cemetery, boy, bicycle, knife, television, murder, murder of family, blood, chainsaw, corpse, car accident, child murder, basement, death of mother, decapitation ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy

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Most similar movies to The Murder Secret

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, psychotronic, suspenseful and cult film films with plots about gore, murder, blood, female nudity, violence, death and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like The Murder Secret: 555 (1988), The Abomination (1986), Bloodlust (1976), Nightmare (1981), The Return of the Exorcist (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Truth or Dare?: A Critical Madness (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Mike Strauber catches his wife Sharon in bed with his best friend Jerry. He gets mad and takes off to embark on an adventure of murder and self-mutilation in demented games of truth or dare.
Plot: adultery, self mutilation, truth or dare, murder, mask, slasher, stabbed in the eye, pencil, flashback, ambulance, road rage, child murder ...
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95%
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555 (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A spate of killings of teenagers by a maniac dressed like a hippie causes a detective to check the records for similar killings. He discovers that every five years, in the fifth month of the year, for five consecutive days, the same type of killings ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: gore, slasher, teenager, murder, killer, maniac, suspect, nudity (full frontal - brief), sergeant, colonel, violence, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Abomination (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mother obsessed with mind-altering televangelism consequently vomits a pulsating growth that slithers down the throat of her son during the night. Upon spewing the parasite, the son is driven by an uncontrollable force to murder and feed corpses ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, tumor, supernatural, possession, gore, televangelist, beer, boss, chainsaw, bathroom, doctor, meat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.6
 431
Bloodlust (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A deaf and dumb accountant suffers from a psychic trauma in his childhood. He is collecting puppets and mutilates female bodies in the mortuary. After his secret love died by an accident he starts to kill.
Plot: murder, decapitation, blood, prostitute, gore, accountant, vampire, dismemberment, violence, child molestation, cemetery, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 5.7
 3K
Nightmare (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A drug-treated schizophrenic plagued by horrible nightmares escapes from the hospital and goes on a killing spree.
Style: disturbing, psychological, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, slasher, stalking, serial killer, psychopath, gore, nightmare, violence, knife murder, danger, youth, crimes ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: florida, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Return of the Exorcist (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A priest becomes involved in demonology and exorcisms.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: exorcism, exorcist, curse, priest, catholic priest, gore, suicide by jumping, mental institution, demon, flashback, witch, lesbian sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.5
 61
Bloody Sin (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A team of researchers investigates a European castle that was used for sadistic tortures during the inquisition, as well as horrifying and abominable Nazi experiments on innocent people. Riddled with history, the demonically possessed castle ...
Plot: flashback, nazi, male nudity, nightmare, skinny dipping, nudity (full frontal - brief), bathtub, scar, corpse, torture, gore, urination ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Silent Night, Deadly Night 3: Better Watch Out! (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ricky Caldwell, the notorious 'Killer Santa Claus', awakens from a six-year coma after being kept alive on life-support by a slightly crazed doctor experimenting with ESP and other special abilities. Ricky targets a young, clairvoyant ...
Style: christmas horror
Plot: santa claus, bathtub, christmas, murder, psychiatrist, blood, holiday horror, serial killer, blind girl, decapitation, psychic, coma ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The House by the Cemetery (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A deranged killer lives in the basement of an old mansion and pops out occasionally to commit grisly murders that include be-headings.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, zombie, mad scientist, supernatural, psychopath, vengeance, family in danger, haunted by the past, danger, slasher, insanity, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
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58%
 6.8
 67K
High Tension (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Italy, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alexia travels with her friend Marie to spend a couple of days with her family in their farm in the country. They arrive late and they are welcomed by Alexia's father. Late in the night, a sadistic and sick killer breaks into the farmhouse, ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: slasher, insanity, home invasion, massacre, survival, kidnapping, psychopath, farmhouse, serial killer, gory, bound and gagged, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, south of france, southern france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The House of Clocks (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A gang of vicious young punks break into the house of an elderly couple, terrorize, and then murder them. Suddenly, the clocks in the house begin to run backwards, and the dead come back for revenge!
Style: rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious ...
Plot: zombie, murder, supernatural, home invasion, time, violence spree, vengeance, isolation, estate, gory, strong violent content, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Cross of the Seven Jewels (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man becomes a werewolf after being cursed by a black magic society. Only a jeweled necklace he wears can stop the transformations taking place.
Style: cult film
Plot: werewolf, dog, violence, murder, melting, orgy, blood, female nudity, jewel, male nudity, jewelry, camorra ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Ironbound Vampire (1997)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 59 min.
Story: WWI soldier is saved (or, is he cursed?) by the efforts of a vampire. Afterwards, GI settles in New Jersey, where detective theorizes about unsolved murders and disappearances.
Plot: murder, bar, off screen murder, ex cop, decapitation, abandoned factory, lingerie, immortality, flashback, lesbian kiss, world war one, reporter ...
Place: new jersey, new york
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50%
 5.2
 2K
Mortuary (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Christie Parson has constant nightmares of her father's death whom died in a swimming pool. Christie's mother thinks it was an accident, but Christie believes in was murder. Christie then see's an unknown figure dressed in a cape ...
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending, cult film
Plot: masked killer, morgue, nightgown, warehouse, killer, fireplace, corpse, murder, sleepwalking, investigation, nightmare, cemetery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.4
 258
KillerKiller (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In the middle of nowhere, there lies a secure facility housing only serial killers. One morning the doors are open and the guards have vanished, but a strange freezing mist surrounds the building, preventing the inmates from leaving. Then, one by ...
Style: suspense, tense, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, murder, mad doctor, psychopath, masked man, isolation, blood, fog, basement, prison, locked in a room, abandoned hospital ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.1
 2K
Unhinged (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: College students, Terry, Nancy and Gloria are on their way to a rock concert, driving through a torrential rainstorm...only to crash their car, badly injuring one of them. Seeking shelter and aid they come across a house occupied by a man-hating ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mystery killer, psychopath, murder, slasher, serial killer, blood, secret, violence, gory, crimes, destiny, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Eat the Schoolgirl: Osaka Telephone Club (1997)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: "Eat the Schoolgirl" concerns two young adults who made a dirty work for a yakuza gang by making sadistic rape/snuff films. Both of them are sexually obsessed; one is addicted to telephone sex whilst the other can only function sexually, ...
Plot: depravity, enema, childhood trauma, male nudity, wings, scar, blood, ejaculation, prostitute, panties, phone sex, sexual abuse ...
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43%
Touch of Death (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lester Parson is a lonely gigolo who dates and kills off middle-aged women in ultra-gory fashion just for the pleasure of watching them die, as well as to take their money and jewelery as well as cook and eat their remains for his dinner.
Style: rough, humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, gambling, psychopath, slasher, gore, woman in danger, crimes, zombie, deadly, dishonesty, prostitute ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Rat Man (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A maniac butchers a fashion model on a Caribbean island and leaves the body to be eaten by rats. The model's sister suspects something isn't quite right with the police investagation and decides to go snooping on her own. With her friend, ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: rat, fashion photographer, labor, violence, blood splatter, bitten in the face, blood, skin ripping, airplane, bare breasts, photographer, stomach ripped open ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Legend of Blood Castle (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Countess Elizabeth Bathory conspires with her husband to acquire the blood of virgins to maintain her youth and beauty.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: vampire, bloodbath, murder, paranoia, gothic horror, castle, supernatural power, gore, blood, decapitation, female nudity, countess ...
Time: 17th century
Place: europe, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.5
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Blood Harvest (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Tiny Tim stars in his first dramatic film role in this taut drama. A Beautiful young girl, Jill Robinson, returns to her peaceful rural home town to find that her life has been turned upside down. The house she grew up in has been defaced, her ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: pubic hair, shot in the chest, kitchen knife, pistol, blood, murder of brother, dripping blood, breast kissing, swing, chloroform, pig, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Video Dead (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A supernatural TV is mistakenly delivered to a suburban family instead of a research lab. After the family mysteriously turn up dead, a new family moves in and finds the TV hidden in the basement. Soon they discover the TV is actually a gateway for ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, young heroes, supernatural, deadly, danger, supernatural ability, youth, chaos, gory, small town, teenage life, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 20K
The Beyond (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young woman inherits an old hotel in Louisiana where after a series of supernatural 'accidents', she learns that the building was built over one of the entrances to Hell.
Style: gothic, gloomy, scary, bleak, rough ...
Plot: ghost, zombie, hotel, supernatural, morgue, murder, survival, danger, violence, blindness, mutilation, experiment ...
Time: 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Bloody Psycho (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This is one of the five films legendary director Lucio Fulci supervised in 1989 to re-use some of the gory bits for his 1990 gorefest "A Cat in the Brain". "Bloody Psycho" features a haunted castle plus wimpy doctor Vogler,who is ...
Plot: slasher, murder, ghost, blood splatter, massacre, fight, bloodbath, blood, knife fight, brutality, combat, gore ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 28
Maniac Too! (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
Story: In this sex horror directed by Sean Weathers, we enter into the waking dreams of a deranged serial rapist.
Style: psychotronic, cult film, surprise ending
Plot: dream, surrealism, cunnilingus, monster, corpse, vagina, dance, rape, blood, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, erotica ...
Place: new york
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36%
August Underground's Penance (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: "August Underground's Penance" is basically the personal home video of two sociopathic killers on murder spree.Again two nameless butchers played by Fred Vogel and Cristie Whiles videotape their bloodthirsty madness,but ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), killing an animal, nipples, female full frontal nudity, breasts, serial killer, brutality, cruelty, home invasion, torture, blood, christmas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Bone Sickness (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Her husband's health suddenly devastated by a terminal bone disease, a desperate young woman finds her search for alternative treatment leading to unexpectedly grave consequences.
Plot: walking dead, ghoul, exploding body, decapitation, loss of loved one, intestines, head cut off, eaten alive, zombie, gore, zombie violence, bodily dismemberment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Horror 102: Endgame (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Story: A group of high school/university students are staying in an abandoned insane asylum as part of a school project field trip, which turns out to be haunted by the tormented spirits of it's previous inhabitants.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: mental institution, college student, game, university, student, food poisoning, slasher, gore, professor, blood
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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No Reason (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Germany
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Suddenly Jennifer is torn from her comfortable and non-assuming life. While planning to move, Jennifer and her husband will experience anything but an ordinary day! It all begins with a strange visit from her soon to be ex-neighbor, the postman who ...
Style: erotic, surprise ending
Plot: bdsm, child murder, gore, mind game, mutilation, revenge, murder, drugs, subconscious, demon, police, autopsy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Satan's Cannibal Holocaust (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Kelly, a young journalist, is working on her next big article about her father, the local mayor. It is a seemingly innocent piece on the wonderful things being done for the community. Little does she know that the deeper she digs, the closer she ...
Plot: eaten alive, sadism, homelessness, flashback, pistol, heavy metal, satanic cult, vegetarian, torture, decapitation, garrote, gun ...
Place: st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%