Movies like The Red Cell

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The Red Cell (2008)
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The Red Cell (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A terminally ill patient, wakes up in a dark, decrepit underground chamber. An IV pumps an unknown liquid into his body and adorning his head is a crown of wires. His last memories lead him back to the hospital where doctors had recently discovered his illness. He didn't even have enough time to inform those closest to him of his untimely death sentence before ending up here. Behind the walls someone is lurking, and Ayden soon finds out that a psychotic killer, bent on performing strange, immoral medical experiments, is holding him captive. But there's more to this man than meets the eye, as Ayden will learn in time. What starts out as a sadistic medical experiment quickly becomes an excruciating race for Ayden to survive both his captor and his illness long enough to simply tell his shrouded family goodbye.
Style: macabre, suspense, psychotronic, art house, underground film, sinister, awful
Plot: blood, survival, cancer, bondage, psychopath, illness, insanity, terminal illness, evil man, evil, fear, hallucination, murder, nightmare, drug use, surrealism, anguish, sadism, absurdism, held captive, torture, psycho, hell, gun, human experiment ...

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Most similar movies to The Red Cell

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, disturbing and scary films with plots about murder, violence, psychopath, blood, insanity, sadism and danger mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Red Cell: Snuff 102 (2007), Curve (2015), The Watermen (2012), Carl (2012), The Collector (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Snuff 102 (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young Argentinian reporter is writing an article about snuff films - which depict real torture, rape and murder of people. But seeking the films and those behind them might backfire. She herself is in danger of becoming one of the suffering.
Style: suspense, disturbing, brutal, psychological, tense ...
Plot: sexualized violence, violence against women, torture, violence, murder, brutality, rape, snuff, sexual cruelty, sadism, attempted rape, mockery ...
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 5.5
 8K
Curve (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young woman becomes trapped in her car after a hitchhiker causes her to have an automobile accident.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bleak, scenic
Plot: trapped, car accident, hitchhiker, injury, psychopath, on the road, fear, woman fights a man, female protagonist, fire, survival, danger ...
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 3.1
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The Watermen (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A clan of watermen capture a crew of sport fishermen who must then fight for their lives.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, rough, scary, macabre ...
Plot: violence, murder, survival, sadist, human monster, evil man, survival horror, mercilessness, death, torture, blood, sadism ...
Place: usa
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68%
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Carl (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A psychological horror/thriller depicting a backwoods family with a dark secret.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, danger, captivity, gory, deadly, crimes, strong violent content, small town, good versus evil, survival, confined, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 6.4
 62K
The Collector (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Desperate to repay his debt to his ex-wife, an ex-con plots a heist at his new employer's country home, unaware that a second criminal has also targeted the property, and rigged it with a series of deadly traps.
Style: slasher, scary, brutal, macabre, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, trap, home invasion, gory, torture, held captive, deathtrap, homicidal maniac, hostage, masked man, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.8
 92
TORMENT (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Freely inspired to the GACY's torture insane world, this film promise to tell what in other movies no one had the courage to push the limits!
Style: psychotronic, depressing, mad, underground film, suspense ...
Plot: sexual abuse, fear, psychopath, serial killer, murder, torment, evil, suffering, killer clown, male objectification, insanity, all male cast ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Summer of Massacre (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ungodly brutal beatings turns Chris, a young man, into a fiend that sets off a bloody, like never before seen, rampage. Beauty is truly only skin deep - Watch a young paraplegic, whose body is also wrecked with spinal bifida, fight for her life as ...
Style: psychotronic, macabre, underground film, art house, slasher ...
Plot: death, violence, brutality, swashbuckler, massacre, mercilessness, murder, revenge, blood, dismemberment, sadistic violence, crazy ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.6
 3K
Darling (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A young woman slowly goes crazy after taking a job as the caretaker for an ancient New York home.
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, tense, psychotronic ...
Plot: insanity, murder, nightmare, schizophrenia, hallucination, female protagonist, alone, paranoia, dementia, fear, death, police officer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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54%
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Do Not Reply (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Chelsea, a high school introvert, is abducted through a social media app and is forced to look like other girls Brad holds captive. Chelsea desperately attempts to persuade them to escape before they all become victims in his virtual reality filmed ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, psychological, psychotronic, scary
Plot: disturbed individual, virtual reality, mental illness, borderline personality disorder, disturbed person, evil man, hallucination, sadist, fear, violence, kidnapping, fight ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.3
 2K
Beneath Us (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Everyday, thousands of immigrants line the parking lots of hardware stores and climb into cars with strangers they've never met, all for the promise of paid work. In Beneath Us, a group of undocumented workers are lured into the home of Liz ...
Style: scary, suspense, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: worker, mexican, migrant worker, betrayal, torture, terror, killer, murder, nightmare, hostage, deadly, sadist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Executioners (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Four female friends spend the night in a mansion. Their joy is quickly shattered when three men break in and cruelly attack them. As the night takes a darker turn, they find themselves relishing in the violence they had once suffered.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, surprise ending
Plot: murder, vandalism, loss of father, evil man, torture, trap, held captive, homicidal maniac, danger, insanity, survival, isolation ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Never Hike Alone (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A hiker's survival skills is put to the test when he stumbles upon the remains of an old abandoned camp and discovers its long dark secrets.
Style: suspenseful, psychotronic, slasher, suspense, rough ...
Plot: masked man, survival, homicidal maniac, psychopath, danger, running, serial killer, hiking, maniac, fight, brutality, violence ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.6
 399K
Saw (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Obsessed with teaching his victims the value of life, a deranged, sadistic serial killer abducts the morally wayward. Once captured, they must face impossible choices in a horrific game of survival. The victims must fight to win their lives back, or ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: torture, mind game, psychopath, serial killer, game of death, plot twist, master criminal, insanity, fear, survival horror, captivity, violent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Would You Rather (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Desperate to help her ailing brother, a young woman agrees to compete in a deadly game of "Would You Rather," hosted by a sadistic aristocrat.
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, rough, sadistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, moral dilemma, danger, group of strangers, survival, deathtrap, confinement indoors, mind game, game, threat, sadism, choice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Bring Me a Dream (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: on the run for murder, Avery Quinn bursts into Alpha Omega Pi house looking for help. Desperate to prove her innocence and her sanity, she holds a handful of people hostage and forces them into the reality of her ongoing nightmare. As a last resort, ...
Style: psychotronic, bleak, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: nightmare, pagan, blood, ritual, survival, deadly, brutality, confined, serial killer, vengeance, danger, vigilante ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Horror Vault Vol.1 (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Denmark, USA, Australia, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Nine short tales of horror filmed by various directors are presented together in one chilling volume, featuring enough killers, psychopaths and supernatural demons to satisfy the most demanding fans of human perversity and madness. Featured titles ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, deadly, danger, gory, obsession, split personality, nudity (full frontal - brief), fear, dungeon, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Forest (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A cannibal hermit living in the woods preys on campers and hikers for his food supply.
Style: slasher, sadistic, suspense, rough, psycho film ...
Plot: murder, forest, cannibalism, psychopath, terror, sadism, violence, stalking, adultery, camping, cannibal, ghost ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Poughkeepsie Tapes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When hundreds of videotapes showing torture, murder and dismemberment are found in an abandoned house, they reveal a serial killer's decade-long reign of terror and become the most disturbing collection of evidence homicide detectives have ever ...
Style: macabre, rough, disturbing, suspenseful, sadistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, serial killer, sadism, maniac, murder, psychopath, investigation, pedophilia, torture, suffering, torment, criminal psychologist ...
Time: year 2001
Place: new york, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Hills Have Eyes (1977)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the way to California, a family has the misfortune to have their car break down in an area closed to the public, and inhabited by violent savages ready to attack.
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, cult film, harsh ...
Plot: cannibalism, blood, desert, kidnapping, rape, incest, survival, stalking, gory, family in danger, danger, violence ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.1
 37K
Maniac (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As he helps a young artist with her upcoming exhibition, the owner of a mannequin shop's deadly, suppressed desires come to the surface.
Style: sadistic, slasher, rough, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, serial killer, insanity, brutality, mannequin, loneliness, violence spree, homicidal maniac, mental illness, sadism, psychopath, extreme violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2010s, 70s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 81K
Eden Lake (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eden Lake is a relentlessly tense and immaculately paced horror-thriller about modern youth gone wild. When a young couple goes to a remote wooded lake for a romantic getaway, their quiet weekend is shattered by an aggressive group of local kids. ...
Style: brutal, bleak, suspenseful, suspense, bad ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: forest, survival, torture, fear, youth, gang, chase, murder, in the woods, sadism, weekend, camping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.3
 458K
Split (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Though Kevin has evidenced 23 personalities to his trusted psychiatrist, Dr. Fletcher, there remains one still submerged who is set to materialize and dominate all the others. Compelled to abduct three teenage girls led by the willful, observant ...
Style: twist ending, psychological, surprise ending, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, mental illness, psycho, insanity, dissociative identity disorder, split personality, schizophrenia, serial killer, held captive, female victim, violence, paranoia ...
Time: 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
He Knows You're Alone (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A reluctant bride to be is stalked by a serial killer who only kills brides and the people around them. While her friends get whacked one by one, a hard boiled renegade cop whose bride had been killed years before tries to hunt him down before it is ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, slasher, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, chase, murder, law enforcement, stalking, crimes, woman in danger, police detective, deadly, danger, stalker ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Wrath of the Crows (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Wrath of the crows is very gory and brutal, but tied by a strong concept and the whole story is focused on the characters' development. So there's not only splatter sequences, but also atmospheric moments, a few dream-like sequences and a ...
Style: macabre, sadistic, biting, suspense, splatter
Plot: psychopath, danger, mercilessness, murder, violence, jail, brutality, sadism, blood splatter, cruelty, sadistic violence, kicked in the groin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.3
 2K
Chaos (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Emily and her friend Angelica go to a rave in the woods, and when they arrive, they meet a stranger called Swan that promises some Exstasy for the girls. They follow him to a cabin into the forest where they meet the sadistic gang leaded by the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, slasher, serious ...
Plot: sexual abuse, sexual sadism, psychopath, in the woods, forest, murder, rape, gory, violence spree, rescue, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.7
 25
X Game 2 (2012)
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.
Style: scary, bleak, slasher, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Plot: revenge, torture, japanese woman, strong violent content, sadist, sadism, chase, vigilante, isolation, deathtrap, escapades, playing god ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 16K
Terrifier (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A maniacal clown named Art, terrorizes three young women on Halloween night and everyone else who stands in his way.
Style: slasher, macabre, suspense, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: maniac, killer clown, evil clown, halloween, clown, murder, kidnapping, stranded, massacre, psychopath, duct tape over mouth, disfigurement ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Children of Sorrow (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Simon Leach is a very, very sick man. Thriving on despair, pain, and panic, he unites a group of broken and desperate people in the middle of the desert. He showers them with the love and affection they’re so desperate for, but Simon has a much ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: cult, danger, missing person, mysterious character, religions or cults, murder, isolation, manipulation, desert, death, brainwashing, found footage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Last Showing (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A couple trapped in a cinema are manipulated into becoming unwilling actors in a film being captured by CCTV cameras.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, serious, psycho film ...
Plot: psychopath, evil man, deadly, captivity, mind game, danger, vengeance, obsession, maniac, insanity, violence, serial murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.0
 6K
Martyrs (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A woman and her childhood friend seek out revenge on those who victimized and abused them.
Style: suspense, brutal, tense, suspenseful, sinister ...
Plot: torture, orphanage, revenge, sadistic horror, child abuse, torment, female friendship, afterlife, investigation, creature, secret, brutality ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%