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Edge of the Axe (1988)
 5.5
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Edge of the Axe (1988)
Original name: Al filo del hacha
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A deranged guy in a mask kills people with an axe.
Plot: axe, serial killer, killer, prostitute, violence, forest, computer, violence against women, masked killer, mask, sheriff, slasher, computer nerd, murder, masked man, blood, bar, car wash, small town, stabbed in the back, shotgun, scar, talking computer, masked villain, stabbed in the chest ...

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Most similar movies to Edge of the Axe

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and surprise ending films with plots about murder, slasher, gore, blood, serial killer, violence and psychopath mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Edge of the Axe: My Bloody Valentine (1981), The Prowler (1981), Toolbox Murders (2004), Fender Bender (2016), Body Count (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
My Bloody Valentine (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twenty years ago in the sleepy mining town of Valentine Bluffs, a fatal mining disaster occurred on Valentine's Day while some of the crew was decorating for a party. The sole survivor of the accident killed the remaining crewmembers and warned ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, killing spree, masked killer, miner, valentine's day, danger, youth, brutality, revenge, violence, small town ...
Time: 80s, year 1960, year 1980
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 9K
The Prowler (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A masked killer, wearing World War II U.S. Army fatigues, stalks a small New Jersey town bent on reliving a 35-year-old double murder by focusing on a group of college kids holding an annual Spring Dance.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: slasher, murder, serial killer, soldier, world war two, small town, vengeance, homecoming, youth, college, love affair, prom ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1944, year 1945 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The legend of that creepy masked-man, Michael Myers, comes to life once again in this fourth installment of the successful horror franchise. This time, it's Michael's niece, Jamie, who can't seem to escape her crazy uncle. With ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, halloween, blood, good versus evil, attic, masked killer, niece, ambulance, evil, knife ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Toolbox Murders (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A historic Hollywood hotel houses a supernatural evil. It's been subdued for decades - but when renovations start, a series of murders take place. It's up to our heroine to solve the mystery.
Style: rough, disturbing, scary, suspense, serious ...
Plot: murder, slasher, supernatural, serial killer, old dark house, violence, psychopath, haunted by the past, mystery, danger, deadly, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Fender Bender (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a small New Mexico town, a 17-year-old high school girl who just got her driver’s license gets into her first Fender Bender, innocently exchanging her personal information with an apologetic stranger. Later that stormy night, she is joined in ...
Style: suspense, psychological, bleak, rough
Plot: stalker, serial killer, killer, violence, murder, home invasion, home alone, brutality, terror, evil man, psychopath, mercilessness ...
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 2K
Body Count (1986)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bodybuilder, a junk-food addict and a wild blonde nymph and their friends are stalked by a terrifying figure. An horrific tale of murder as a fun-loving group of college students explore the Colorado wilderness.
Style: cult film, ambiguous ending, surprise ending
Plot: forest, violence, vacation, camping, axe, slasher, mountain, axe in the head, bloodbath, offscreen killing, finger cut off, insanity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Home Sweet Home (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young married couple comes home from a date night to discover that they are imprisoned in their own house with a methodical killer inside.
Style: suspense, bleak, suspenseful, rough
Plot: home invasion, masked killer, murder, serial killer, psychopath, slasher, danger, sadism, violence against women, violence against a woman, violence, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A masked maniac terrorizes the same small community where a murderer known as the Phantom Killer struck decades earlier.
Style: suspenseful, brutal, suspense, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, masked man, serial killer, small town, dismemberment, small town life, crimes, haunted by the past, strong sexual content, danger, social relations ...
Time: year 1946, year 1976, year 2013
Place: texas, arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Friday the 13th: A New Beginning (1985)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Homicidal maniac Jason returns from the grave to cause more bloody mayhem. Young Tommy may have escaped from Crystal Lake, but he’s still haunted by the gruesome events that happened there. When gory murders start happening at the secluded halfway ...
Style: scary, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), mental institution, teenager, child in peril, psychopath, mask, killing spree, knife murder, gory ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: america, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Zodiac Killer (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The San Francisco area is beset by a series of seemingly random murders without motive or pattern. The police are taunted by phone calls and letters. Could the maniac be the violent, truck driver, or the seemingly mild-mannered mailman, or even a ...
Style: cult film, based on true events
Plot: murder, violence, zodiac, skirt, psychotic, serial killer, masked killer, mystery killer, nipples, mask, taxi, suit ...
Place: california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.9
 25K
Valentine (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Five friends are stalked and murdered by a masked assailant while preparing for Valentine's Day.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: slasher, woman in danger, serial killer, psychopath, murder, mystery killer, danger, valentine's day, gory, revenge, school, violence against women ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Seven Murders for Scotland Yard (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Several murders have taken place in London. All the victims are prostitutes and the murderer is using the same techniques as Jack the Ripper. Peter Dockerman, an ex-acrobat and husband of one of the victims is the prime suspect. But whoever the ...
Style: cult film, surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: slasher, maniac, murder, voyeurism, prostitute, killer, black gloves, mystery killer, cannibal, severed head, gore, house ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: london, scotland yard, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Knife for the Ladies (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A mutilating knife-killer haunts the small Southwest-desert town of Mescal. Though most victims have been prostitutes, the first was none other than Travis Mescal, the only son of the town's first family. When the Sheriff proves unable to solve ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, serial killer, prostitute, sheriff, slasher, private investigator, lightning, stabbed in the chest, knife, throat slitting, hanged man, spit ...
Time: 1880s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Midnight Killer (1986)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Nicola confronts his beautiful wife about the affair she's been having. But someone brutally murders her in the shower, right after he leaves the house. Naturally Nicola is made prime suspect. But his colleague, Anna, sees signs that the murder ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, macabre, awful, psychotronic
Plot: extramarital affair, black gloves, splatter, black gloved killer, slasher killer, deeply disturbed person, disturbed individual, masked villain, gory violence, killing spree, sadistic psychopath, extreme violence ...
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.5
 497
Wicked, Wicked (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A tongue-in-cheek psycho movie in "Duo-vision." The entire feature employs the split-screen technique used in parts of Brian De Palma's "Sisters" that same year. As a handyman at a seacoast hotel, Randolph Roberts wears a ...
Style: psycho film, sadistic, psychotronic
Plot: murder, embalming, hotel, characters killed one by one, lounge singer, psychopathic killer, masked killer, female victim, falling from height, peep hole, mutilation, guillotine ...
Time: 70s, year 1973
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Blue Eyes of the Broken Doll (1974)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ex-convict, troubled by dreams that he strangles women, is hired as the caretaker on an estate owned by three very strange sisters. Soon after his arrival, a serial killer begins slaughtering blonde, blue-eyed women - and leaving their eyeballs ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, psychopath, danger, rapist, psycho killer, ex convict, sadism, violence, masked killer, hypnosis ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, spain, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.2
 7K
Silent Night (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The police force of a remote Midwestern town search for a killer Santa Claus who is picking off citizens on Christmas Eve.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, serial killer, holiday horror, small town, law enforcement, deadly, psychopath, gory, police investigation, graphic violence, masked man ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.6
 59K
Urban Legend (1998)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: There's a campus killer on the loose who's making urban legends, like the one about eating pop rocks and soda at the same time will make your stomach explode and the one about a psycho with an axe stepping into the backseat of your car at ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: slasher, serial killer, college, urban legend, murder, death, serial murder, axe, hanging, gas station, strangulation, dark and stormy night ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 4.2
 504
School Killer (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Six teenagers decide to spend the night at an old abandoned school where 27 years ago a horrible massacre occurred. The kids run afoul of the vicious crazed security guard who committed the brutal killings.
Plot: slasher, murder, abandoned building, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, gore, blood, impalement, axe, flashback, decapitation, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
My Bloody Valentine (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ten years ago, a tragedy changed the town of Harmony forever. Tom Hanniger, an inexperienced coal miner, caused an accident in the tunnels that trapped and killed five men and sent the only survivor, Harry Warden, into a permanent coma. But Harry ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, brutal, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, miner, serial killer, mine, survival, psychopath, small town, characters killed one by one, death, gory, haunted by the past, old love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
 10K
Terror Train (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A masked killer targets six college kids responsible for a prank gone wrong three years earlier and who are currently throwing a large New Year's Eve costume party aboard a moving train.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, college, masked killer, psychopath, train, slasher, party, stalking, prank, revenge, youth, danger ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Nightmare on the 13th Floor (1990)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this made-for-cable television horror thriller, a travel writer visits a historic hotel to write a story about it and inadvertently finds herself on the 13th floor where she witnesses a Satanic rite and tangles with an axe-wielding killer. She ...
Plot: satanism, elevator, hotel, axe murder, satanic cult, killer, slasher, axe, crystal, reporter, serial killer, homelessness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Hills Run Red (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of young horror fans go searching for a film that mysteriously vanished years ago but instead find that the demented killer from the movie is real, and he's thrilled to meet fans who will die gruesomely for his art.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: slasher, gory, serial killer, psychopath, obsessive quest, father daughter incest, violence spree, danger, obsession, wilderness, isolation, legends and myths ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 4.1
 964
Lovers Lane (1999)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man who killed 13 years before goes out on the loose to kill his victims' children.
Style: realistic, serious, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, slasher, small town, murder, dead teenager, gory, youth, deadly, danger, teenage life, graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The New York Ripper (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A burned-out New York police detective teams up with a college psychoanalyst to track down a vicious serial killer randomly stalking and killing various young women around the city.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, harsh, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, violence, human monster, prostitute, slasher, investigation, mind game, mysterious character, amateur detective, mystery, brutality ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
A Killer in Prague (2012)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The little town of Petrovice has been terrorized by a serial killer who is murdering the students of the local school. The police are searching for the killer, but cannot find any lead. There is every indication that the masked murderer has been ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, teenager, murder, police interrogation, psychopath, group of friends, danger, friendship, masked killer, violence, phone terror, mystery killer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.3
 2K
Bloody Moon (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Miguel, a horribly disfigured young man, goes on a rampage at a masquerade party and rapes and then mutilates a girl. Institutionalized at a mental asylum, he is released five years later, into the care of his sister, Manuela who, along with their ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, bleak ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, violence, party, mental institution, danger, woman in danger, youth, crimes, rape, dangerous attraction, mental patient ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Killer Reserved Nine Seats (1974)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A rich man gathers together friends and relatives at the abandoned theatre he owns, but the party isn't fun for long since apparently one of them is a murderer.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, cult film
Plot: murder, sex, betrayal, threatened with a knife, sensuality, sexual obsession, stabbed in the chest, bedroom, wound, off screen murder, caressing, attraction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.5
 3K
Blood Brides (1970)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A madman haunted by the ghost of his ex-wife carves a corpse-laden trail.
Style: surreal, psychological, suspenseful, scary, psycho film ...
Plot: slasher, serial killer, psychopath, murder, woman in danger, gory, deadly, crimes, family life, fashion, homicidal maniac, criminal ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: europe, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Friday the 13th Part III (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An idyllic summer turns into a nightmare of unspeakable terror for yet another group of naive counselors. Ignoring Camp Crystal Lake's bloody legacy, one by one they fall victim to the maniacal Jason who stalks them at every turn.
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, summer camp, axe, psychopath, lake, camp, psycho terror, gory, stalking, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%