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The House by the Edge of the Lake (1979)
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The House by the Edge of the Lake (1979)
Original name: Sensitività
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young university student "Lillian" (Fani) returns to her family's country villa near a lake where years earlier had mother drowned. She is supposedly researching a local legend, a witch called Kira and strange symbol associated with her.
Plot: incest, paranormal, death, witch, investigation, female nudity, paranormal phenomena, murder, brother sister incest, male full rear nudity, half sister, chase, bare breasts, topless girl, pursuit

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Most similar movies to The House by the Edge of the Lake

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, scary and bleak films with plots about murder, death, violence, incest, female nudity, investigation and paranormal mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like The House by the Edge of the Lake: In Just the Wink of an Eye (1981), They Returned (2015), Two (2021), Tied in Blood (2011), The Rotten Link (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
In Just the Wink of an Eye (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: About the incestuous obsession of a retired policeman Dadong Carandang (Silayan) for his daughter Mila (Santos). When she tells her father that she wishes to marry her boyfriend Noel (Ilagan) because she is pregnant, the news unleashes a series of ...
Plot: incest, true crime, domineering father, father daughter incest, patricide, jealousy, murder, suicide, love triangle, son in law
Place: the philippines
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95%
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They Returned (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 94 min.
Story: They Returned is a beautifully touching and unnerving story about the unexplained disappearance of three children, two boys and one girl, and their reappearance three days later in a semi-autistic state. Not even the children themselves are able to ...
Style: suspense, bleak, tense, captivating
Plot: missing child, political corruption, murder, abandoned hospital, paranormal, missing person, investigation, teacher, child murder, child, strangulation, death ...
Place: argentina
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89%
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Two (2021)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Two people, a man and a woman, wake up naked and with their abdomens attached to each other.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, psychological
Plot: incest, stranger, relationships, problem, mystery, male female relationship, snow, female nudity, forbidden sex, male nudity, male full rear nudity, female full frontal nudity ...
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85%
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Tied in Blood (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: George, convinced a ghost killed his family, hires Robert, a talented Medium frustrated by his job. As the dead return to tell of ghostly seduction, demonic rage, and brutal murder, Robert discovers a horror more real than any ghost story.
Style: enigmatic, bleak, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: ghost, dysfunctional family, medium, demon, murder, murder of family, incest, seance, seduction, investigation, uncover truth, chase ...
Place: yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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The Rotten Link (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Prostitute Roberta lives with her retarded brother and demented mother in an Argentinian rural village. Mother warns Roberta that she can have sex with almost any man in the village, except one – because then she would be killed. However, this ...
Plot: prostitution, mental retardation, violence, female nudity, bloody violence, sex with sister, incest, prostitute, brother sister incest, sex scene, rape, topless woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 382
Byleth (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young man becomes obsessed with Byleth, the demon of incest, and it leads to an unhealthy infatuation with his sister.
Plot: murder, incest, possession, male full rear nudity, obsession, horse, flashback, theology, female nudity, night, male nudity, insanity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Banshee Blacktop, an Irish Ghost Story (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A drifter is picked up by police in connection with the disappearance of a young couple on a remote, windswept island months before. But the drifter turns the table on their investigation and relates a tale of madness and the supernatural.
Style: psychotronic, tense, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: monk, disappearance, curse, police investigation, supernatural, supernatural power, irish, ghost, tragic event, peril, escapades, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Gogol. The Beginning (2017)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The year 1829. Nikolay Gogol, a young Third Section clerk, is desperate: his own books seem shallow and mediocre, so he keeps buying entire print runs just to burn them all. He is suffering from violent epileptic seizures and struggles to keep on ...
Style: exciting, captivating, mystical, enigmatic, disturbing ...
Plot: witch, mysticism, intrigue, investigation, murder, paranormal investigation, writers, good versus evil, paranormal phenomena, paranormal investigator, murder investigation, paranormal activity ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Giallo a Venezia (1979)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A couple is found dead in mysterious circumstances – there are some puzzling details concerning their murder. The detective inspector in charge of the case (Inspector DePaul – Jeff Blynn) is trying hard to understand the motives and, most of ...
Style: sexy, slasher, hot, sexploitation film, cult film
Plot: forced prostitution, whodunit, illegal drugs, murder, anal rape, husband wife relationship, humiliation, guilt, paranoia, female orgasm, sexual arousal, sexy woman ...
Place: venice, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Bayou Horror Story (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A paranormal investigator travels to the South to research a series of deaths connected to a supernatural curse haunting an old Louisiana family.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, scary, cinema verite
Plot: supernatural power, murder, supernatural, paranormal, violence, occult, haunted house, death, paranormal phenomena, rescue, demon hunter, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Bricklayers (1976)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When a worker is found murdered on the construction side, the investigation swiftly turns from things criminal to the political circumstances surrounding the building itself. Widespread corruption and neglect by the builder himself are seen to have ...
Plot: death, murder, investigation, corruption, poverty, police brutality, janitor
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58%
Kill the Fatted Calf and Roast It (1970)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After many years of living abroad, a troubled young man returns home due to the death of his father (who he suspects was actually murdered). He attempts to untangle that mystery while still carrying an unhealthy obsession toward his mother, who ...
Plot: death, incest, obsession, sibling relationship, mental institution, restaurant, brother brother relationship, doctor, cousin cousin relationship, funeral, slaughterhouse, fetish ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
In the Folds of the Flesh (1970)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Horror
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The guests of a villa are killed off one by one by their hosts. Incest, decapitations and a cyanide bath feature amongst the other bizarre delights.
Style: cult film
Plot: delusion, dog, death, assassination plot, murder, brainwashing, faked death, incest, blackmail, police detective, violence, psychological trauma ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Flesh of Your Flesh (1983)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Colombia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Takes place in 1956 under a militant dictatorship, but an uncontrollable crisis is about to take place in part of the country as buildings are blown up, people exterminated and a hidden evil force is unleashed. The supernatural force released ...
Plot: brother sister incest, incest, death, family relations, terror, half brother half sister relationship, bourgeoisie, vampirism, wealth, last will and testament, coming of age, teenage sexuality ...
Time: 50s, year 1956
Place: colombia, south america
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55%
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The Maid (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Joy is the new maid of a royal house, whose previous maid disappeared under mysterious circumstances and is now haunting and terrorizing the family. Joy works to uncover the reason behind the former maid’s disappearance.
Style: unusual plot structure, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: teenager, ghost, murder, who done it, victim, vengeance, fear, murder investigation, paranormal investigation, rescue, crimes, death ...
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Right to Kill? (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on true story of teens Richard and Deborah Jahnke charged in Wyoming for the killing of their abusive father.
Plot: incest, child molester, child molestation, true crime, child abuse, murder, patricide, son murders father, teenage boy, death, father son relationship, shot to death
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The House That Vanished (1973)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young model and her petty thief boyfriend find their way through the English fog to a backwoods manor in hopes of looting it. What they find instead is murder, and when the model attempts to find the house again, her efforts come to naught.
Style: psychotronic, slasher
Plot: murder, incest, model, incestuous sex, rape and murder, woman killed, nudity (full frontal - brief), rape, female nudity, strangulation, monkey, psychopath ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Motel (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The discovery of the mutilated body of a wealthy woman leads a detective to an isolated motel.
Style: neo noir
Plot: rich woman, husband wife relationship, death, sex scene, investigation, debt, storm, murder, suicide, old woman, greed, avarice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 636
Hotel Fear (1978)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young girl and her mother run a hotel during the war. When the mother dies, the girl finds herself at the mercy of her sex-crazed guests. Soon enough, a cloaked figure starts killing off everyone that tries to harm her.
Style: gothic, neo noir
Plot: hotel, serial killer as protagonist, whodunit, italian fascism, garden, car, extortion, evil, house, nun, darkness, false accusation ...
Time: year 1945, 1940s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.7
 848
The Unfolding (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is 2016 and a fearful world seems to be on the brink of a nuclear catastrophe. A researcher in psychical events and his girlfriend travel to deepest Dartmoor to investigate a centuries-old building. What they unlock and discover is way more than ...
Style: scary, bleak, suspense, disturbing, psychotronic ...
Plot: haunted house, paranormal, found footage, paranormal phenomena, demon, peril, violence, supernatural, rescue, murder, characters in danger, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.0
 6K
Strangled (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hungary
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Based on real-life events, this psycho-thriller is set in the provincial Hungary of the 1960s, when a series of atrocious murders shock the small town of Martfü. A psychotic killer is on the prowl, who continues to slaughter young women while an ...
Style: captivating, psychological, suspense, bleak, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, woman strangled to death, investigation, murder, strangulation, crimes, violence, hunting, psychopath, death, cruelty, deception ...
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Devil's Night: Dawn of the Nain Rouge (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A military veteran who returns home, works in law enforcement and she's assigned to a supernatural case that's surrounded by urban myth and legend.
Style: bleak, exciting, psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: paranormal investigation, murder, investigation, violence, supernatural, good versus evil, creature, paranormal, death, peril, vengeance, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Deep House (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: While diving in a remote French lake, a couple of YouTubers who specialize in underwater exploration videos discover a house submerged in the deep waters. What was initially a unique finding soon turns into a nightmare when they discover that the ...
Style: scary, bleak, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, paranormal investigation, haunted house, scuba diving, violence, couples, drone, satanic ritual, lake, paranormal phenomena, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Ragini MMS (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The quintessential couple, Ragini and Uday, set out to have a dirty weekend at a friend's farmhouse on the outskirts of Mumbai. The weekend getaway quickly changes gears as they find themselves in a house that has been rigged with cameras in ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, tense, bleak, scary ...
Plot: murder, supernatural power, supernatural, voyeurism, ghost, supernatural ability, exorcism, revenge, characters in danger, fear, death, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Sex of the Witch (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An old man dies and as his relatives await their dosh they start getting killed, sort of by a witch!
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: murder, possession, castle, witch, inheritance, curse, lesbian sex, threesome, female nudity, last will and testament, lesbian, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Stone: No Soul Unturned (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Horror - A team of soul searchers uncover an ancient Stone and quickly all hell breaks loose as psychological and paranormal activity ensues. - Ade Andrews, Craig Dalziel, Corjan de Raaf
Style: psychotronic, satanic, scary, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: paranormal, paranormal phenomena, ghost, seance, ritual, peril, deadly creature, demon, curses spells and rituals, revenge, supernatural, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 279
Red Herring (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Las Vegas homicide detective investigating his best friend uncovers a professional assassin.
Style: neo noir
Plot: assassin, investigation, murder, death, homicide detective, best friend
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Paranormal Adoption (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A couple loses their only child in an accident and subsequently unknowingly adopts an innocent looking little girl with paranormal powers that she uses to fulfill her twisted desires.
Style: psychotronic, bleak, scary, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: paranormal activity, murder, adoption, psychopath, funeral, evil, fear, heroes, rescue, paranormal, supernatural power, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Love and Death in the Garden of the Gods (1972)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A German ornithologist casually discovers some old tapes on which a psychologist has recorded the mysterious doings happened into those isolated walls. So he learns about a gloomy story of incestuous loves and trivial betrayals that will lead to a ...
Style: psychological, twists and turns, art house
Plot: ornithologist, incest, psychologist, murder, incestuous desire, whodunit, betrayal, love, nudity (full frontal - brief), brother sister sex, husband wife sex, male full rear nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Weight of Water (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A newspaper photographer, Jean, researches the lurid and sensational axe murder of two women in 1873 as an editorial tie-in with a brutal modern double murder. She discovers a cache of papers that appear to give an account of the murders by an ...
Style: sexy, psychological, suspenseful, tense, tricky ...
Plot: investigation, murder, infidelity, mystery, amateur detective, dangerous attraction, incest, family problems, couples, sexual relations, isolation, island ...
Time: 90s, 19th century, 2000s, 1870s, victorian era
Place: new hampshire, norway, europe, usa, new england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%