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Cardiac Arrest (1979)
 4.1
 239
Cardiac Arrest (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The "Missing Heart Murders" are plaguing San Francisco - dead bodies that turn up with their hears surgically removed! So a weak-stomached homicide cop looks into the possibilities of a black market for human organs, while across town a man must make a difficult decision regarding his wife, who needs a transplant...
Style: slasher
Plot: serial killer, investigation, murder, hospital, surgery, heart, heart transplant, body part

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out slasher, cult film, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about serial killer, murder, female nudity, investigation, stalker, death and psychopath mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Cardiac Arrest: Disconnected (1984), Blood Voyage (1976), Sketches of a Strangler (1978), Streets of Death (1988), Bundy: An American Icon (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.3
 483
Disconnected (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Twin sisters are implicated in a series of slasher murders. The question is, did one of them do it, did both of them do it, or did neither of them do it?
Style: slasher, tragic ending, retro, cult film
Plot: twins, serial killer, suburban life, paranormal, female nudity, phone terror, stalker, assault, investigation, murder, psychopath, murder investigation ...
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95%
 4.4
 145
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: slasher, cult film
Plot: ship, sea, death, investigation, female nudity, cruise, passenger, water, serial killer, violence, ocean, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Sketches of a Strangler (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An art student living with his sister is actually a maniac strangling dancers and prostitutes. One victim's sister starts looking for him...
Style: slasher, sexy, realistic, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: serial killer, strangler, art student, murder, prostitute, crimes, investigation, mental illness, obsession, psychopath, brother, strangulation ...
Time: 70s
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81%
Streets of Death (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Hookers are being killed all over the place, their bodies dumped in various parts of the city. Now, it's up to Officer Kelly Anderson with the help of Detective Grant Jordan to go undercover as a hooker to stop these horrific killings.
Style: slasher
Plot: serial killer, van, serial murder, blonde, murder of a nude woman, murder, female nudity, kidnapping, prostitute, psychopath, investigation, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Bundy: An American Icon (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bundy, starring Corin Nemec in the title role and co-starring Kane Hodder, details the dark psyche and previously unexplored motivations of the man who became known as one of the most notorious serial killers to leave behind a legacy of evil.
Style: serious, slasher, rough, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, murder, obsession, psychopath, woman in danger, violence spree, human nature, male female relationship, deadly, gory
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Hollywood Strangler Meets the Skid Row Slasher (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A photographer cruises Hollywood and takes pictures of young models he then strangles. Meanwhile, a woman who works in a porno bookstore in downtown L.A. takes it upon herself to kill off the local derelicts. Soon the two killers meet up with each ...
Style: slasher, bloody, cult film
Plot: serial killer, fashion model, photographer, dead woman, mass murder, call girl, city, bookstore, death, strangulation, murder, revenge ...
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.9
 168
Death Benefit (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Steven Keeney is a big corporate lawyer who decides to take on a small-time murder case to discover the true circumstances behind the death of a young girl. Virginia McGinnis is the one suspected of pushing the women off the cliff to collect on a ...
Style: psychological
Plot: serial killer, lawyer, justice, murder, investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Evil Judgment (1984)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A girl starts her own investigation after the police fail to catch a local serial killer.
Style: slasher, bloody
Plot: murder, serial killer, female nudity, stalker, justice, investigation, corruption, violence, maniac, country, mansion, female star appears nude
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 4.5
 196
Sawbones (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An edgy, terrifying tale about an intern who failed medical school... but never gave up surgery.
Style: slasher, cult film
Plot: serial killer, medical, surgeon, psychopath, mad doctor, murder, police, investigation, hospital, surgery, blood, syringe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 3.0
 584
Kemper (2008)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A film based on the true story of Ed Kemper, a serial killer who murdered ten in Santa Cruz, CA during the late sixties and early seventies.
Style: realistic, serious, slasher, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, violence spree, murder, investigation, police detective, law enforcement, woman in danger, stalking, true crime, rivalry, police investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Swinging Barmaids (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A cop goes after a psycho who is killing cocktail waitresses.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: serial killer, psycho, waitress, graduate, sex, killer, murder, investigation, female nudity, police, serial murder, breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.8
 1K
iMurders (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A mysterious love triangle leads to a tragic shooting. Months later, eight members of a MySpace-esque chat room are being gruesomely murdered in the privacy of their own homes.
Style: suspense, slasher, serious, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, computer, murder, investigation, mystery, computer program, law enforcement, internet, erotica, technology, crimes, love triangle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.7
 139
Blood Widow (2020)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A modern telling of an ancient genre. A serial killer is terrorizing Arizona with the police in hot pursuit. What the police don't know is that a mysterious group are also pursuing the same killer to stop the killer from unleashing an evil like ...
Style: slasher, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, vampire, supernatural, cult, murder, strong violent content, secret organization, brutality, investigation, supernatural power, psychopath
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.2
 267
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: serial killer, boarding school, girls' school, murder investigation, kidnapping, teenager, killer, murder, death, psychopath, psycho killer, stalker ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Black Widow Murders: The Blanche Taylor Moore Story (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Elizabeth Montgomery plays serial killer, churchgoer, and grandmother Blanch Taylor Moore in this, one of her last films before her untimely passing. Childhood memories of her womanizing and abusive father fill Moore with a hidden rage towards all ...
Plot: serial killer, black widow, crimes, lifetime, court, marriage, murder, priest, investigation, poison
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Todd Killings (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on the true story of '60s thrill-killer Charles Schmidt ("The Pied Piper of Tucson"), Skipper Todd (Robert F. Lyons) is a charismatic 23-year old who charms his way into the lives of high school kids in a small California town. ...
Style: slasher, splatter
Plot: serial killer, murder, true crime, crimes, teenage girl, police, death, sex, drugs, repressed homosexual, high school, small town ...
Place: california, tucson arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Las Vegas Serial Killer (1986)
Genre: Horror, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: August 31, 1986: Dangerously unhinged serial killer Johnathan Glick gets released from the Nevada State Penitentiary on a technicality. Three days after his release Johnathan arrives in Las Vegas, Nevada. Naturally, Johnathan decides to embark on ...
Style: slasher, weird
Plot: serial killer, airplane, dancing, heist, exploitation, strangulation, model, mirror, rodeo, murder, strangler, nudity (topless - notable) ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.4
 677
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: serial killer, male nudity, skinny dipping, female nudity, murder, sex, strangulation, psychopath, stalker, nudity (full frontal - brief), flashback, stabbing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 2.4
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Laser Moon (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A radio DJ helps two police detectives hunt down a serial killer who kills women using a surgical laser instrument during every full moon and whom makes taunting phone calls the radio station.
Style: slasher, surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, murder, woman with a gun, police detective, stripper, taunting, full moon, radio dj, psycho killer, divorce, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.8
 338
Hotline (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A crisis helpline assistant attracts the attention of a serial killer who delights in feeding her cryptic, nursery-rhyme style riddles when planning his next murder!
Style: slasher, scary
Plot: serial killer, obsession, rage, woman in danger, maniac, stalker, murder, phone terror, sexual harassment, female protagonist, police officer, psychiatrist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
American Nightmare (1983)
Genre: Horror, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man investigates the disappearance of his sister with the help of her roommate. He uncovers a trail of prostitution, incest, blackmail...and murder.
Style: slasher, neo noir, cult film
Plot: stripper, serial killer, teenager, murder, prostitution, incestuous sex, strip club, sleaze, murder of a nude woman, sex scene, suicide, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.4
 27K
Creep 2 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: After finding an ad online for “video work,” Sara, a video artist whose primary focus is creating intimacy with lonely men, thinks she may have found the subject of her dreams. She drives to a remote house in the forest and meets a man claiming ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: found footage, serial killer, murder, female nudity, obsession, escapades, travel, violence, survival, brutality, runaway, fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Deadly Intruder (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A serial killer escapes from a mental hospital and hides out in a small town. A local cop must catch him before he starts on another killing spree.
Style: slasher
Plot: serial killer, insanity, murder, vacation, drifter, psychopath, manhunt, stalking, mental patient, kidnapping, maniac, psychiatric patient ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Crucible of Terror (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An obsessed sculptor kills a young women to make a perfect bronze sculpture of her. Years later at his secluded home a number of people become trapped in a web of revenge, murder and horror.
Style: slasher, psychotronic
Plot: model, murder, artist, serial killer, paranormal, acid, exploitation, lesbianism
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 2.8
 139
Death Nurse 2 (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: That crazy killer nurse is at it again! Edith Mortley continues to slay more and more dumbfounded patients, turning them into rat food.
Style: slasher
Plot: medical, female villain, serial killer, death, nurse, obese woman, female killer, murder, fat woman
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Bits and Pieces (1985)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A psychopath with a mother fixation terrorizes a city, picking out young beautiful women as his victims.
Style: slasher
Plot: serial killer, torture, murder, drowning, female nudity, bondage, murder of a nude woman, abduction, nudity (full frontal - brief), stalker, gore, bathtub ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Brush with Death (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Five high school cheerleaders drive out to a rural mansion to spend the weekend. They hear a thirty year-old urban legend about a young boy who killed his family and used their blood in his juvenile artwork. While exploring an old farmhouse on the ...
Style: slasher, suspense
Plot: serial killer, father son relationship, death, murder, cornfield, flashback, practical joke, hitchhiker, brother brother relationship, rape, sadism, truth or dare ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.5
 337
Fatal Pulse (1988)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A girl is killed and raped minutes after fighting with her boyfriend (Jeff) and he left her. Jeff is the assistant of professor Caldwell at the university, and he wanted to return with his old girlfriend (Lisa). The girl lived with another five ...
Style: slasher
Plot: woman strangled to death, sorority, vietnam war, teenager, murder of a nude woman, illness, serial killer, chase, suspicion, attempted seduction, chess, library ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: paranormal, serial killer, maniac, ghost, college, cult, native american, archeological dig, anthropology, mummy, shaman, museum ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.9
 930
Sledgehammer (1983)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young boy murders his mother and her lover with a hammer. Ten years later, a wave of teenage murders plagues the same area.
Style: slasher
Plot: teenager, exploitation, supernatural, haunted house, serial killer, matricide, ghost, killer child, characters killed one by one, murder, murder of a nude woman, masked killer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%