Movies like Cold Light of Day

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Cold Light of Day (1989)
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Cold Light of Day (1989)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: True story of serial Killer Dennis Nilsen.
Plot: serial killer, gay, violence, death, kitchen, homosexual, evil, serial murder, necrophilia, murder, interrogation, severed head, furnace, police officer, apartment, death of grandfather, bespectacled male, flashback, eyeglasses, man with glasses, gore, body part
Place: london

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Most similar movies to Cold Light of Day

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out rough, scary, serious and suspenseful films with plots about serial killer, murder, violence, death, blood, serial murder and gore mostly in Horror, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Cold Light of Day: Dahmer (2002), The Mad Executioners (1963), Home Made (2008), Amateur Porn Star Killer (2006), Bundy (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dahmer (2002)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On February 15, 1992 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Jeffrey Lionel Dahmer, one of the world's most infamous serial killers, was convicted of 15 counts of murder and sentenced to 937 years in federal prison. This movie is based on events from his ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, rough, scary, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, rape, gay club, psychopath, necrophilia, gay, introspection, human nature, deadly, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Secret Life: Jeffrey Dahmer (1993)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on the life of notorious serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer, who murdered more than a dozen people, and ate many of them, before he was caught in 1991.
Plot: serial killer, cannibal, lie, briefs, dismemberment, disposing of a dead body, blood on face, throat slitting, dead animal, blood splatter, polaroid camera, threat ...
Place: milwaukee wisconsin, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
The Mad Executioners (1963)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of hooded vigilantes hang wrong-doers with a subplot about another murderer. Surprise ending.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: vigilante, hanging, mad scientist, drugged drink, evil man, rape, death, serial murder, serial killer, amusement park, hit by a train, murder
Place: scotland yard, london
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77%
 3.4
 94
Home Made (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 78 min.
Story: About a horror filmmaker who embarks on making the ultimate snuff movie. He arms himself with a camera and goes on a killing rampage - no one can stop him.
Plot: exploitation, stabbed to death, gore, massacre, disembowelment, guts, house, psycho, violence, hostage, murder, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Amateur Porn Star Killer (2006)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The unofficial story of a killer who kidnaps and kills three girls is told through the tale of his last victim, 'Amateur Porn Star Killer' is about a girl he picks up on the street and convinces to go back to his hotel room. The girl is ...
Style: bleak, psychological, rough, suspense, erotic
Plot: serial killer, violence against a woman, violence against women, murder, violence, forced sex, sex, statutory rape, simulated blow job, girl in underwear, female full frontal nudity, beating ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.8
 7K
Bundy (2002)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Docu-drama based on the life of Ted Bundy, a serial killer who killed at least 19 young women during the 1970's (though some sources say as many as 30 to 35 were murdered). Set from his college student years, to his first victims, his capture, ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, scary, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, sexual predator, misogyny, electric chair, necrophilia, murder, human nature, deadly, crime, crimes, mass murder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: seattle, usa, florida, seattle washington, united states
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56%
 3.3
 535
Slasher.com (2017)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After meeting online, Jack and Kristy go on a weekend getaway to the woodlands of rural Missouri. While discovering each other, they soon learn of the terrorizing horrors that the forest has in store.
Style: rough, scary, psychological, suspense
Plot: psychopath, violence, murder, serial killer, female psychopath, father daughter relationship, forest, blood, smartphone, tied feet, death, back from the dead ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.7
 110
Blood Voyage (1976)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: What is meant to be a pleasure cruise becomes a nightmare as murder follows murder on a small ship. With tension mounting, passengers and the crew turn on each other in a desperate attempt to identify the killer.
Style: cult film
Plot: cruise ship, investigation, journey, kill, passenger, cruise, death, violence, water, blood, serial murder, serial killer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 3.9
 92
Torment (1986)
Genre: Horror, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A detective sets out to capture a psycho who kills women, but the psycho turns the tables and goes after the detective's girlfriend.
Style: sadistic, psychotronic
Plot: stalker, police, creep, rage, blood, evil, serial murder, death, house, weirdo, psycho terror, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.9
 641
Dr. Lamb (1992)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An abnormal taxi driver lusts for blood every rainy night, and several young women are killed as a result. The muderer, Laiu, likes to take photos of the victims dismembered bodies as momentos. Inspector Lee is called onto the case in this bizarre ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, police detective, taxi driver, track down, master criminal, rivalry, crime, law enforcement, gory, psychopath, fighting crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Hellraiser: Judgment (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Detectives Sean and David Carter are on the case to find a gruesome serial killer terrorizing the city. Joining forces with Detective Christine Egerton, they dig deeper into a spiraling maze of horror that may not be of this world.
Style: surreal, scary, brutal, suspense, bloody ...
Plot: demon, murder, torture, serial killer, investigation, police, good versus evil, crimes, mysticism, violence, danger, crime ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Random Acts of Violence (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A pair of comic book writers begin to notice scary similarities between the character they created and horrific real-life events.
Plot: serial murder, writers, interracial relations, african american protagonist, disembowelment, radio show, comics, slasher, assistant, crime scene, serial killer, drawing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Monster of London City (1964)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This is a Jack the Ripper film. Jack is very much alive in 1960s London as a series of brutal slayings by the Monster of London City has Scotland Yard baffled. In a macabre coincidence, a new play about the famous murderer is about to become a major ...
Style: twists and turns
Plot: actor, jack the ripper, insanity, nipple, broken glass, strangulation, show business, maniac, knife, investigator, dressing room, scantily clad female ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Green River Killer (2005)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Along twenty years, the deranged serial-killer Gary Ridgway has killed at least forty-eight prostitutes and dumped their bodies in Green River.
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, prostitute, serial killer, police investigation, who done it, investigation, mind game, gory, police detective, slasher, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Diary of a Serial Killer (1995)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This is like a CAT III version of the classic sick flick Maniac (1980) but as depressing and mean-spirited as another classic Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986): unable to satisfy his sexual desires with his wife, Bill regularly visits ...
Style: erotic
Plot: serial killer, police, pubic hair, undressing, necrophilia, sexual fantasy, confession, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, firing squad, stabbed with a knife, pregnancy, torture ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Ebola Syndrome (1996)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A restaurant employee wanted for murder contracts Ebola by raping a woman in South Africa and starts an outbreak there and in Hong Kong when he returns home.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, dark humor, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, psychopath, rapist, village, infected, vengeance, destiny, violence spree, deadly, danger, epidemic, brutality ...
Time: 90s, year 1996
Place: south africa, africa, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Ed Gein (2000)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The true story of Edward Gein, the farmer whose horrific crimes inspired Psycho, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre and The Silence of the Lambs. This is the first film to Gein's tormented upbringing, his adored but domineering mother, and the 1957 ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, mental illness, murder, insanity, arrest, domineering mother, deadly, life is a bitch, crimes, neighbor, good versus evil, family relations ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: wisconsin, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.2
 44
Frustrated (2013)
Genre: Crime
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Constant humiliation from society and a long drift into solitude slowly turn murder fantasies of Fabrice Lombard into an irrepressible impulse and Fabrice Lombard into a serial killer.
Plot: serial killer, homicidal maniac, slasher, violence, weirdo, perversity, mannequin, necrophilia, stalking, psycho, human monster, gore ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Snowtown Murders (2011)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Based on true events, 16 year-old Jamie falls in with his mother's new boyfriend and his crowd of self-appointed neighborhood watchmen, a relationship that leads to a spree of torture and murder.
Style: tense, psychological, rough, realistic, serious ...
Plot: violence, serial killer, psychopath, manipulations, murder, manipulation, suspicion, deadly, gang, vandalism, single mother, mother's boyfriend ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1998, 1990s, year 1999
Place: australia, south australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Hong Kong Butcher (1985)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on the life of Hong Kong serial killer Lam Kor-wan. He was arrested in 1982 after murdering four women.
Style: asian horror
Plot: dismemberment, violence against women, decapitation, arrest, prostitute, nude woman murdered, murder, dismembered body, leg cut off, female nudity, murder of a nude woman, police investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
10 Rillington Place (1971)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of British serial killer John Christie, who committed most or all of his crimes in the titular terraced house, and the miscarriage of justice involving Timothy Evans.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic, cult film ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, injustice, death sentence, hanging, abortion, pregnancy, mistaken identity, crime, crimes, disorder, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 50s, year 1949 ...
Place: england, london, usa, boston, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
B.T.K. Killer (2005)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Veteran Boogey Man and Zodiac Killer director Ulli Lommel continues his long tradition of delivering tense thrills with this relentless look at the life of the elusive, Kansas-based serial killer known to authorities only as "B.T.K." ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, life is a bitch, chase, police investigation, mind game, investigation, deadly, police detective, danger, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Skeleton Krew (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Ireland
Story: One by one a group of workers are stalked and killed by a mysterious masked figure during a 12 hour night shift in a factory facing closure.
Plot: blood, one day time span, death, murder, murderer, serial killer, terror, worker, masked killer, mask, gore, serial murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Las Vegas Bloodbath (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: After catching his wife cheating, a businessman goes on a murder spree throughout Las Vegas.
Plot: murder of a pregnant woman, misogynist, violence, dismemberment, gore, slasher, severed arm, murder, guts, bloody spray, police officer killed, disembowelment ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A chronicle of the crimes of Ted Bundy, from the perspective of his longtime girlfriend, Elizabeth Kloepfer, who refused to believe the truth about him for years.
Style: psychological, suspense, bleak, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, maniac, prison, serial murder, murder, violence, death penalty, police investigation, escape, couples, necrophilia, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 1.4
 946
Black Dahlia (2006)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Horror master Ulli Lommel is back with a terrifying tale of a copycat killer in Los Angeles. A young rookie cop and his team discover dismembered female bodies in L.A. similar to the Black Dahlia cold case from 1947. A serial killer seems to be ...
Style: rough, psychological, serious, scary, realistic ...
Plot: murder, bodily dismemberment, law enforcement, slasher, serial killer, deadly, psychopath, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, police investigation, crimes, mind game ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Three Days in the Woods (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Everyone love camping in the woods. It's usually a calm, relaxing getaway. For five friends, it's the perfect way to send off one of their own. Amongst the partying and debauchery comes something much more sick and depraved. The five ...
Plot: rape, camping, teenager, death, killer, violence, axe, gore, murder, knife, extramarital affair, forest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Henry II: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1996)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Henry has wandered into a small town looking for work and a place to stay. He gets a job delivering and cleaning porto-potties and moves in with a co-worker until he gets his feet off of the ground. Henry and his new friend soon start to kill.
Style: rough, psychological, scary, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, slasher, violence, psychopath, police investigation, crime, criminal heroes, buddies, investigation, crimes, danger ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Henry likes to kill people, in different ways each time. Henry shares an apartment with Otis. When Otis' sister comes to stay, we see both sides of Henry: "the guy next door" and the serial killer.
Style: realistic, sadistic, disturbing, scary, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, killing spree, psychopath, murder, insanity, merciless, maniac, strangulation, incest, rape, manic, prostitute ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, midwest, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Psycho Lover (1970)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A psychiatrist plots to murder his wife, but with a new twist: he will brainwash a patient he is treating into committing the crime.
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: woman strangled to death, psychiatrist, rape and murder, nude woman murdered, murder, strangulation, dead woman, forced to strip, naked dead woman, psychological manipulation, female full frontal nudity, necrophilia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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