Movies like Night of Fear

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Night of Fear (1973)
 5.7
 421
Night of Fear (1973)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A young girl (Carla Hoogeveen) who has just spent an afternoon playing tennis and making love with a man (Mike Dorsey), gets accidentally run off the road by a truck. Ending up on a dead-end dirt road, her car gets stuck in a ditch, where she starts getting terrorised by a drooling, gibbering psycho (Norman Yemm), who also has a colony of rats.
Style: psychological thriller
Plot: trapped, hunted, maniac, horse, rape, fight, serial killer, cat, money, police, violence, investigation, forest, truck, sex scene, rapist, homicidal maniac, psychopath, doll, missing person, castle, gun, sexual abuse, masturbation, bondage ...
Time: 70s, year 1972
Place: new south wales

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Most similar movies to Night of Fear

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, suspense and psychotronic films with plots about murder, violence, blood, crying, screaming woman, serial killer and death mostly in Thriller, Horror and Comedy genres. Some movies like Night of Fear: House of Wax (2005), The Third Eye (1966), Bad Samaritan (2018), Pet (2016), Hide and Go Shriek (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.4
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House of Wax (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A group of unwitting teens are stranded near a strange wax museum and soon must fight to survive and keep from becoming the next exhibit.
Style: scary, suspense, slasher, suspenseful, gothic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, ghost town, torture, small town, wax museum, violence, group of friends, traffic jam, museum, arson ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 50s, 20th century, 70s ...
Place: usa, louisiana, new york, florida, paris france
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95%
 6.2
 276
The Third Eye (1966)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The young Count Mino live in a big, old castle together with his dominant mother and a maid. Mother does not want him to marry his fiancee Laura, which turns out to have dire consequences.
Style: gothic horror, neo noir
Plot: female antagonist, serial killer, hysterical outburst, dance scene, washing someone, outcast, secretly observing, ripping clothes, foot chase, laboratory, servant, aristocrat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 6.5
 21K
Bad Samaritan (2018)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A thieve makes a disturbing discovery in the house where he breaks in. Later, when he returns to the same house with his partner in crime, things are not longer how he expected.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, exciting, complex, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, violence, investigation, obsession, psychopath, sadism, home invasion, maniac, sadist, captive, held captive, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: oregon, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 5.7
 16K
Pet (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A man imprisons the woman he's still obsessed with after years apart, then finds the tables turned on him.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, melancholic, suspense
Plot: obsession, stalking, slave, captive, murder, psychopath, kidnapped, dog, serial killer, basement, fear, bdsm ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Hide and Go Shriek (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of teenagers spends the night in a furniture store for a graduation party. A psycho killer starts to hunt them down and kill them off.
Style: slasher, realistic, serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, prostitute, murder, store, survival, tattoo, graduation, hide and seek, furniture, woman in danger, deadly, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.6
 110K
Hush (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A deaf woman is stalked by a psychotic killer in her secluded home.
Style: slasher, twist ending, tense, suspense, scary ...
Plot: home invasion, serial killer, deaf, survival, trapped, masked killer, deafness, murder, murderer, brutality, violence, deaf mute ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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?
Style: slasher, neo noir
Plot: killing spree, love triangle, scythe, murder, serial killer, collection, handcuffed man, long haired male, loneliness, see through clothes, masked killer, washed up star ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Little Billy witnesses his parents being brutally murdered by Santa. Years later, when he has to fill in for an absent in-store Santa Claus, his childhood trauma materializes once again.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, slasher, rough, christmas horror ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, orphan, psychopath, obsession, christmas, danger, santa claus, survival, characters killed one by one, insanity, childhood trauma ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, year 1971, year 1974, 70s
Place: salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 5.3
 3K
Ben (1972)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A lonely boy becomes good friends with Ben, a rat. This rat is also the leader of a pack of vicious killer rats, killing lots of people.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: rat, death, friendship, dangerous animal, danger, boy, violence, survival horror, terror, eaten alive, loneliness, exploitation ...
Time: 70s, year 1972
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.3
 15K
Nightwatch (1994)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In order to finance his law studies, Martin starts as a night watchman in a mortuary. When the victims of a serial killer of prostitutes are deposited there, scary things begin to happen. Therefore and because of a strange bet with his fellow ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, slasher, tense, macabre ...
Plot: serial killer, night watchman, bet, morgue, danger, crimes, perversion, murder, doctors, student, false accusation, addiction ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.7
 7K
StageFright (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A troupe of struggling stage actors is rehearsing for a small-town production of a play. Everything seems to be as it should until one of the cast members turns up dead. In a panic, the others try to get out, only to find they are now locked in the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, slasher, rough, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, theater, gory, investigation, mysterious character, crimes, woman in danger, track down, survival, axe ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.0
 827
The Drone (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A newlywed couple is terrorized by a consumer drone that has become sentient with the consciousness of a deranged serial killer.
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: investigation, husband wife relationship, on the run, police detective, murder, serial killer, obsession, suspect, reincarnation, remote control, voyeurism, seductive woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.3
 663
Greatful Dead (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Nami is a young woman with numerous hangups sprouting from a dysfunctional childhood. She inherits a small fortune that allows her to pursue various interests, many of which are abnormal.
Plot: kidnapping, rebel, street fight, sister sister relationship, female killer, taking off clothes, gagged, rapist, woman rapes man, rebellious daughter, co worker co worker relationship, missing woman ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Night Warning (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Rejected by her lover, the only man left in Cheryl's life is the orphaned nephew she has raised as her own son. She'll stop at nothing to keep Billy with her. When her plans misfire, she is swept up into an insane frenzy that means death ...
Style: slasher, serious, realistic, gothic, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: orphan, obsession, serial killer, investigation, psychopath, murder, high school, child abuse, police, mental illness, incest, coach ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Killing Ground (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When young urbanites Ian and Sam decide to go camping, they arrive at their isolated destination to discover another tent already set up, but no sign of its owners. With the other campers at large, Ian and Sam's discovery of a child wandering ...
Style: slasher, suspense, dark, poignant, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: camping, rape, dog, baby, doctor, serial killer, murder, abandoned baby, violence, husband wife relationship, teenage girl, foot chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.8
 265
Fatal Charm (1990)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Valerie's (Amanda Peterson) prosecutor mom is trying to put away Adam (Christopher Atkins), an alleged serial killer on trial for murdering six women. But he's so charming that the teenage Valerie just can't believe he really did it, ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, psychological, tense ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, death row, male male kiss, cheerleader, high school, forbidden love, mystery, parents and children, false accusation, teenage life, graphic violence ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 69K
Wolf Creek (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Stranded backpackers in remote Australia fall prey to a murderous bushman who offers to fix their car, then takes them captive
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: sadistic horror, outback, psychopath, on the road, massacre, sex maniac, tourist, torture, friendship, serial killer, abduction, maniac ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1999
Place: australia, sydney australia, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 3K
To Let (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Mario and his pregnant girlfriend Clara are trying to find in a short period a new apartment to live since they have sold their apartment and they need to move in fifteen days. When Mario finds an attractive advertisement in his mailbox, he ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apartment building, psychopath, isolation, danger, confined, gory, family relations, female protagonist, trap, escape attempt, pregnancy, dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: barcelona, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 5.3
 1K
The Pact (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Suddenly, Clara, Mónica's daughter, falls into a deep coma. With Clara left to die, a mysterious man proposes Monica to make a pact: Clara will be saved if Mónica does something for him.
Style: psychotronic, tense, scary, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, family relations, learning the truth, missing daughter, overprotective mother, psychological trauma, motherhood, guilty conscience, abused woman, manipulation, parenthood, saving a life ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Miss Leslie's Dolls (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three attractive University students and their equally attractive teacher seek refuge in a house on a dark and stormy night. The house is occupied by the strange “Miss Leslie” and her strangely lifelike “dolls”.
Style: lgbt cinema, psychotronic, gay cinema
Plot: back from the dead, sexual attraction, chained, on the run, decapitation, gay teacher, smoking in bed, nightmare, psychological trauma, rape, wet clothes, redhead ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.0
 3K
The Shortcut (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Derek (AnDrew Seeley) moves to a new town and discovers a shortcut through the woods to his high school, he learns about a crazy old man who lives near its path: Legend has it that he abducted a group of teenagers years ago. Ignoring the ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban legend, psychopath, youth, amateur detective, chase, danger, deadly, small town life, in the woods, forest, murder, child in peril ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 50s, year 1953, year 1955 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.6
 1K
Killer Sofa (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Francesca always attracted weirdos. When one of her stalkers is found dead, she looks for comfort from her best friend, Maxi. Meanwhile, Maxi’s grandfather, Jack, a disgraced Rabbi, comes across a reclining chair containing a Dybbuk inside. Jack ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: hearing voices, violence, ghost, murder, mysterious event, investigation, escape attempt, friend, female protagonist, chase, male bondage, peeping tom ...
Time: 1800s, 2010s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: rough, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Plot: mentally unstable, psychopath, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual abuse, gory, woman in danger, parents and children, violence spree, vengeance, hotel, strong violent content, serial killer ...
Time: 70s, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 4.9
 2K
Alone (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When an outbreak hits, Aidan barricades himself inside his apartment and starts rationing food. His complex is overrun by infected Screamers, and with the world falling apart into chaos, he is left completely alone fighting for his life.
Style: enigmatic, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, tense ...
Plot: zombie, walking dead, survival, apartment complex, pandemic, survival horror, panic, zombie outbreak, voyeur, pursuit, chase, serial killer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Strangler vs Strangler (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When it comes to crime, Belgrade is same as any other modern metropolis, except for having its own serial killers. That blank is filled when a flower salesman begins strangling women. A popular, but very disturbed rock star soon becomes ...
Style: cult film, parody
Plot: killing spree, ear, police investigation, strangulation, carnation, rock concert, telepathy, anonymous letter, serial killer, dominant woman, metropolis, radio station ...
Time: 80s
Place: serbia, europe, belgrade, balkan, former yugoslavia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 15K
Shocker (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After being sent to the electric chair, a serial killer uses electricity to come back from the dead and carry out his vengeance on the football player who turned him in to the police.
Style: slasher, sadistic, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, supernatural, maniac, electric chair, evil, psychopath, reincarnation, police investigation, vengeance, gory, danger, serial killer ...
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
 13K
Don't Hang Up (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An evening of drunken prank calls becomes a nightmare for a pair of teenagers when a mysterious stranger turns their own game against them.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: prank, terror, teenager, mysterious stranger, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, party, telephone call, revenge, stalker, drunk ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.3
 342
Lady Stay Dead (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Millionairess actress-singer Marie Coleby (Deborah Couls) lives in a luxurious villa on a deserted beach. One afternoon following a TV commercial shoot at the villa she incites gardener Gordon Mason (Chard Hayward) to mayhem and murder. The ...
Style: slasher, cult film
Plot: rape and murder, violence, serial killer, characters killed one by one, blood, mutilation, murder, exploitation, sadism, psycho killer, home invasion, serial murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Two Heads Creek (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A timid butcher and his drama queen twin sister quit the hostile confines of post- Brexit Britain and adventure to Australia in search of their birth mother, but the seemingly tolerant townsfolk are hiding a dark, meaty secret.
Style: humorous, bleak, captivating, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: fish out of water, secret, survival, family secret, trapped, adoption, villainess, twins, murder, rivalry, rescue, dysfunctional family ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Like.Share.Follow. (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Garrett is a rising YouTube star. Shell is a deeply emotional fan. When they begin a romantic relationship, he's forced to question whether opening your life to strangers online is an invitation to community and rescue... or to stalking, ...
Style: realistic, mind bending, suspenseful, psychological, suspense
Plot: fan, obsession, youtube, love story, danger, crimes, teenage boy, meeting, female antagonist, relationships, watching someone sleep, knocking on a door ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%