Movies like Deadly Dreams

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Deadly Dreams (1988)
 4.7
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Deadly Dreams (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: From the director of the highly acclaimed "Body Chemistry," comes a frightening excursion into terror. Alex is caught in a web of distrust between his brother, his best friend, a beautiful stranger and the renewed dreams of the slaughter of his family.
Style: slasher, surprise ending
Plot: nightmare, murder, christmas, killer, hunter, female nudity, stalker, inheritance, orphan, best friend, masked killer, corpse, childhood trauma, paranoia, flashback, brother brother relationship, dead boy, recurring dream, murder of parents, mask, knife, rifle, throat slitting, hunting rifle, dead deer ...

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nightmare movies
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Most similar movies to Deadly Dreams

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out slasher, surprise ending, suspenseful and scary films with plots about murder, blood, serial killer, psychopath, death, nudity (full frontal - brief) and female nudity mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Deadly Dreams: Vacancy 2: The First Cut (2008), The Ghost Dance (1982), Mortuary (1983), Haunt (2019), Hellbent (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Vacancy 2: The First Cut (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three young people check into the Meadow View Inn for a night's rest, fully unaware of the inn's sick-minded employees and their nefarious intentions.
Style: slasher, scary, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: chase, serial killer, psychopath, voyeurism, murder, crimes, hotel, voyeur, motel, night vision, truck driver, videotaping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2007, year 2004
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Ghost Dance (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The spirit of a long-dead warrior possesses the body of an Indian medicine man and turns him into a homicidal maniac.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: ghost, college, maniac, stalker, native american, shaman, spirit, cult, anthropology, murder, mummy, archeological dig ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.1
 2K
Mortuary (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 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: slasher, psychotronic, splatter, surprise ending, cult film
Plot: morgue, corpse, killer, sleepwalking, murder, cemetery, masked killer, nightmare, maniac, investigation, killing spree, psychopath ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: slasher, scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, halloween, murder, good versus evil, attic, evil, sheriff, killing spree, niece, crime spree, masked killer, vengeance ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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1035
orphan movies
2134
 6.2
 28K
Haunt (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On Halloween, a group of friends encounter an "extreme" haunted house that promises to feed on their darkest fears. The night turns deadly as they come to the horrifying realization that some nightmares are real.
Style: macabre, slasher, bloody, scary, enigmatic ...
Plot: masked killer, characters killed one by one, murder, survival, halloween, psychopath, haunted house, childhood trauma, youth, mental illness, ambush, life & death ...
Place: illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.5
 2K
Hellbent (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Halloween in West Hollywood, two guys making out in a park are interrupted by a serial killer. Later that night, a group of gay kids decide to visit to the site of the murders.
Style: slasher, rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, stalking, crimes, killer, gay, hollywood, gender, gays and lesbians, decapitation, homosexual, police officer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Election Night (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Events taking place, before and after, the 2016 Election Night, takes a turn for the worst as a group of serial killers are on the loose, tormenting and torturing the residents of the Chicago area.
Style: slasher, tense, suspenseful, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: masked killer, murder, massacre, election, psycho, killer clown, stalking, president, chase, babysitting, murder victim, killer ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Halloween Kills (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The saga of Michael Myers and Laurie Strode continues in the next thrilling chapter of the Halloween series.
Style: slasher, atmospheric, suspense, intense, scary ...
Plot: masked killer, serial killer, psycho, halloween, killing spree, murder, maniac, massacre, brutality, violence, paranoia, fear ...
Time: year 1978
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 5.3
 263
Deadly Lessons (1983)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A psycho is stalking the students at an exclusive girls' school.
Style: slasher, cult film
Plot: girls' school, boarding school, stalker, teenager, killer, murder investigation, kidnapping, murder, death, tape over mouth, tied to a chair, bound and gagged
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Cheerleader Massacre (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Five high school cheerleaders, their coach and a couple of adolescent sex-crazed guys travel to a cabin in the woods for a weekend getaway only to be killed off one by one by an unseen maniac.
Style: slasher, surprise ending, sexploitation film
Plot: cheerleader, serial killer, murder, friendship, stalker, lesbian love, cheerleading, exhibitionism, sexual attraction, sex scene, dark humor, police officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Grandmother's House (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When their father dies, Lynn and her younger brother David have to move in with their grandparents. Their mother died already when they were young, so they were told. One morning a dead man is found near their new home. A friend tells David, that ...
Style: slasher, surprise ending
Plot: child in peril, chase, mysterious woman, espionage, corpse, missile, family secret, psychosis, sibling, murder, teenager, teenage boy ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 9K
Cold Prey 2 (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jannicke wakes up in the hospital. All of her friends are dead. As she walks through the dark corridors, she thinks she is left alone. But the nightmare isn't over yet.
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hospital, nightmare, survival, masked killer, psychopath, confined, missing person, snow, murder, mountain, psychological trauma, zombie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.1
 588
Blood Lake (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Six teenagers decide to party one weekend, but before the partying begins one couple disappears. Only to be fount brutally murdered. A blood thirsty killer is stalking their summer playground. One by one bodies begin to show up, as they become prey ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: lake, death of killer, death, supernatural horror, stalker, teenager, violence, murder, stabbed in the back, killer, blood, hat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Terror at Tenkiller (1986)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Unsuspecting college students are stalked by a killer at a lake during summer vacation.
Style: slasher
Plot: summer vacation, serial killer, lake, diner, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, training, nightmare, college campus, vacation, domestic violence, mirror, dismemberment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.8
 243
Paint It Black (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A California metal sculptor (Rick Rossovich) becomes a suspect after someone kills his gallery-owner lover (Sally Kirkland).
Style: slasher, neo noir
Plot: death, serial murder, female nudity, sex, murder of a woman, killer, woman killed, art, murder suspect, serial killer, dead woman, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.3
 651
Bleed (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A naïve young girl desperate to fit in with her new boyfriend's tightly knit crew learns that membership may be deadly. Upon arriving at a party with her new boyfriend, Shawn, desperate-to-fit-in newcomer Debbie learns that the friends have ...
Style: slasher, splatter, surprise ending
Plot: flashback, stalker, psychopath, female nudity, skinny dipping, male nudity, sex, strangulation, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), stabbing, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.7
 265K
Halloween (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In John Carpenter's horror classic, a psychotic murderer, institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, psychopath, serial killer, violent, masked killer, violence, evil, small town, serial murder, psychiatrist, teenage life, murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1963, year 1978, 60s ...
Place: illinois, midwest, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Inherited (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: When a college student who grew up a ward of the state finds out he inherited a large estate, he and his friends decide to assess for themselves his new wealth. Unfortunately, they quickly discover his long lost family was anything but normal. ...
Style: slasher
Plot: killer, haunted house, death, inheritance, murder, college, gay interest, chase, blood
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 4.4
 331
Psycho Sisters (1998)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Mean and domineering Jane and the sweet and ditsy Jackie are two radically contrasting sisters who suffer from severe trauma after witnessing the murder/suicide of their parents as well as seeing their other sibling Janice raped and killed by her ...
Style: slasher, splatter, suspense
Plot: female serial killer, psychiatrist, police, murderer duo, sperm bank, rape, mental patient, child murder, dead children, murder, female killer, castration ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.9
 619
Rush Week (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Toni Daniels, an ambitious student reporter, goes in search of an exciting story, she discovers the dark secrets of Tambers College. Three beautiful coeds have disappeared, leaving behind some bizarre clues. Are the disappearances somehow ...
Style: slasher, splatter, surprise ending, psychological thriller
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, college, nudity (full frontal - brief), songwriter, whodunit, mystery killer, suicide, prostitute, topless woman, filicide, red herring, college student ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.7
 88K
Candyman (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Candyman, a murderous soul with a hook for a hand, is accidentally summoned to reality by a skeptic grad student researching the monster's myth.
Style: scary, slasher, macabre, gothic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: urban legend, serial killer, haunted by the past, belief, investigation, supernatural, slavery, ghost, cult, disfigurement, evil, urban decay ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 52K
Creep (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Looking for work, Aaron comes across a cryptic online ad: “$1,000 for the day. Filming service. Discretion is appreciated.” Low on cash and full of naiveté, he decides to go for it. He drives to a cabin in a remote mountain town where he meets ...
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, obsession, cameraman, nightmare, lie, stalker, found footage, forest, videotaping, insanity ...
Time: year 2012
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Nightmare Man (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After receiving a mysterious demonic African mask in the mail, Ellen Morris is attacked by a "being" she refers to as THE NIGHTMARE MAN. Her doctors and husband, William believe Ellen is a paranoid schizophrenic and needs to spend some ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, demon rape, ghost, psychopath, nightmare, supernatural ability, mental illness, isolation, mind game, crimes, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: slasher, scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, forest, summer camp, massacre, killing spree, lake, sadism, masked killer, camp, psycho terror ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Honeymoon Horror (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Imagine every newlywed's fantasy, a rustic secluded lover's paradise- Honeymoon Island. What starts as a weekend of love, turns into a nightmare of blood and terror for three young innocent couples. What lurks in the shadows of Honeymoon ...
Style: slasher
Plot: honeymoon, island, isolation, nudity (full frontal - brief), past, maniac, vacation, fire, tourist, coffee, newlywed, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Christmas Evil (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A toy factory worker, mentally scarred as a child upon learning Santa Claus is not real, suffers a nervous breakdown after being belittled at work, and embarks on a Yuletide killing spree.
Style: slasher, serious, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, obsession, murder, killer santa claus, killing spree, serial killer as protagonist, ghost, soldier, mentally unstable, unlikely criminals, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 1940s, year 1980, year 1947
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.2
 259
The Record (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of students attempt to make a phoney 'snuff' film after a night of drinking and one of them is killed. The dispose of the body without anyone learning of the incident. A year later finds the same guilt ridden students haunted by a ...
Style: slasher, surprise ending
Plot: drowning, disposing of a dead body, school nurse, high school, ambulance, cremation, dismemberment, bullying, computer, corpse, high school teacher, slaughterhouse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Chrissie and her friends set out on a road trip for a final fling before one is shipped off to Vietnam. Along the way, bikers harass the foursome and cause an accident that throws Chrissie from the vehicle. The lawman who arrives on the scene kills ...
Style: slasher, realistic, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, violence, torture, cannibal, cruelty, cannibalism, murder, sadism, slaughterhouse, confined, rage ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.2
 1K
Wreckage (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jared, Kate, Rick, and Jessica find themselves stranded in a wreckage yard after their car breaks down during a drag race. Meanwhile, the sheriff's office receives notice that a convict escaped from a local state prison. As the teenagers ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: murder, escaped prisoner, serial killer, isolation, confined, crimes, buddies, graphic violence, friends, car race, irony, redneck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Six years ago, Michael Myers terrorized the town of Haddonfield, Illinois. He and his niece, Jamie Lloyd, have disappeared. Jamie was kidnapped by a bunch of evil druids who protect Michael Myers. And now, six years later, Jamie has escaped after ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, halloween, serial killer, small town, death, psychiatric ward, niece, evil, supernatural, vengeance, obsession ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, year 1989
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%