Movies like Death of the Jackal

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Death of the Jackal (1984)
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Death of the Jackal (1984)
Original name: La muerte del chacal
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A psycho-killer is on the loose targeting only young women. Grisly deaths pile up, one after another. The real problem is not finding out who he is, but instead, how to stop him.
Plot: psycho killer, slasher, dog attack, doberman, murder, abandoned ship, slasher killer, gore, blood splatter, splatter

Most similar movies to Death of the Jackal

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, cult film and scary films with plots about slasher, murder, gore, blood, serial killer, death and splatter mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Death of the Jackal: Alice in Murderland (2010), Simon Says (2006), Grave Robbers (1989), The Ghost Dance (1982), Open House (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Alice in Murderland (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's Alice's birthday and her sorority girlfriends throw her a themed party. Everyone comes as their favorite, sexy character from Wonderland. The Jabberwocky wasn't invited and brings murder and mayhem to the girls' night out.
Style: disturbing, bleak, suspenseful, scary, suspense ...
Plot: slasher, murder, slasher killer, birthday party, sorority, costume party, stupid victim, bloody violence, gore, society, survival, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.3
 3K
Simon Says (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Five college friends choose to spend their vacation debauching at the riverside. They find the perfect place to camp out, but end up crossing paths with twin brothers, Simon and Stanley. The twins then begins to knock off the campers in some ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: psycho killer, slasher, serial killer, deadly, youth, crimes, danger, woman in danger, teenage life, college, gory, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.1
 360
Grave Robbers (1989)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ruben Galindo's "Grave Robbers" tells the tale of an undead axe-wielding Satanist brought back by young grave robbers.An undead satanic priest is released from his chains of death.And he is thirsty for blood!
Plot: dungeon, torture, crypt, slasher, grave robber, resurrection, monk, cemetery, inquisition, intestines, satanism, strangulation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: slasher, shaman, gore, knife, murder, broken glass, snake bite, anthropology, archeological dig, museum, ghost, maniac ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Movie in collections
 4.1
 529
Open House (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Someone is killing off nubile real estate agents. A psychologist doing a therapy talk show begins getting calls from the perpetrator, and cooperates with the police to try and stop him. Unfortunately, his lover is a real estate agent, and when it ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, scary
Plot: slasher, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), radio show, mentally unstable, media, investigation, graphic violence, gory, psychopath, deadly, mystery ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Criminally Insane 2 (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A mental hospital, faced with a severe decrease in funding, is forced to release mass-murderer Ethel Janowski into a halfway house. Ethel is psychotic, delusional and has a hefty appetite. In fact, her killing spree began 13 years before with the ...
Plot: mental illness, meat cleaver, obese, psycho killer, slasher, fat woman, female killer, death, obese woman, psycho, mental patient, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.3
 7K
Intruder (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The overnight stock crew of a local supermarket find themselves being stalked and slashed by a mysterious maniac.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, psychopath, murder, supermarket, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, rivalry, stalking, danger, gory ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.4
 260
Psycho Sisters (1998)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 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: suspense
Plot: slasher, female serial killer, dead children, psychiatrist, bloody body of a child, sister, house, sperm bank, police, child murder, garden shears, mental patient ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Movie in collections
 4.1
 454
Blood Tracks (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Sweden
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A film crew producing a rock music video decides to shoot at an abandoned factory above the snow line. When an avalanche strands them, a murderous family living in the factory attacks and kills many of them.
Plot: slasher, cannibal, cannibalism, mountain, rock band, sex, physical abuse, cabin, monster, maniac, blood splatter, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, summer camp, axe, psychopath, lake, camp, psycho terror, gory, stalking, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Don't Go to the Reunion (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Scott Rantzen (Brady Simenson) is a horror movie loving misfit who is teased by the popular students in school. When a date with the very popular and very beautiful Erica Carpenter (Stephanie Leigh Rose) backfires, he feels as though his life is ...
Plot: slasher, whodunit, gore, splatter, drive in, respect, crazy
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Babysitter Massacre (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A group of young women teamed together in their youth to run a babysitting business, when one of their friends died suddenly the group fell apart. Now years later they are all going their separate ways as college approaches, but on Halloween night ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, tense, scary ...
Plot: slasher, halloween, serial killer, danger, stalking, strong sexual content, crimes, youth, deadly, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, halloween, blood, good versus evil, attic, masked killer, niece, ambulance, evil, knife ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.6
 801
The Other Hell (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A modern priest investigates nuns' claims that the Devil is present in their nunnery.
Style: sadistic, disturbing, suspense, satanic, demonic ...
Plot: nun, possession, psycho killer, gardener, death, dog attack, convent, extreme violence, back from the dead, hell on earth, strangulation, darkness ...
Time: year 1980, 80s
Place: italy, europe, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Siete en la mira (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A quaint small town is terrorized by a group of sadistic bikers.
Style: cult film
Plot: decapitation, child murder, rape, murder, motorcycle, school, intolerance, punk
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Twisted Nightmare (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of teenagers win a trip to a summer camp they had attended as children. However, soon after they get there they begin to disappear one by one. The survivors suspect that the disappearances may be connected to the death of a handicapped child ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: summer camp, murder, slasher, blood, exploitation, splatter, monster, double impalement, mutilation, gore, impalement, throat slitting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.5
 455
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.
Plot: slasher, hanged boy, serial killer, characters killed one by one, ghost, murder, woman's neck broken, bare breasts, nude woman murdered, matricide, murder of a nude woman, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.8
 182
Hell's Trap (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Seven young people go to a desolated forest looking for a bear, what they don't know is that a crazy Vietnam vet lives there and he is waiting for fresh blood.
Style: mysterious, psychotronic, sadistic, suspense
Plot: assassin, murder, mexican, psycho, death, characters killed one by one, sadist, stabbed to death, psycho killer, psychopathic killer, brutality, stalking ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
 3.3
 161
Bloody Psycho (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This is one of the five films legendary director Lucio Fulci supervised in 1989 to re-use some of the gory bits for his 1990 gorefest "A Cat in the Brain". "Bloody Psycho" features a haunted castle plus wimpy doctor Vogler,who is ...
Plot: slasher, murder, ghost, blood splatter, massacre, fight, bloodbath, blood, knife fight, brutality, combat, gore ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.8
 376
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: psychological thriller, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, college, mystery killer, songwriter, murder, splatter, axe murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), suicide, prostitute, reporter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Bloodthirsty Butchers (1970)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Sweeney Todd, a barber, and Maggie Lovett, a baker, join forces to commit a series of brutal, gory murders in London with a little help from Tobias Ragg, an employee of Maggie' bakery who abducts a number of customers from the barber shop and ...
Style: awful, psychotronic, sadistic, british horror, psycho film
Plot: hairdresser, gore, cannibal, dismemberment, violence, murder, blood, gory violence, sadistic killer, sadism, murderer duo, body part ...
Time: 70s, victorian era
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.4
 213
Deadly Lessons (1983)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A psycho is stalking the students at an exclusive girls' school.
Style: cult film
Plot: girls' school, slasher, boarding school, tied to a chair, tape over mouth, teenager, murder investigation, bound and gagged, kidnapping, death, killer, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.5
 169
Death Kiss (1974)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jim Preston receives a yacht as an anniversary present from his wealthy wife Ellen. He plans to kill her for her entire fortune. To carry out the murder plan, he makes a contact with Mike, a crazed rape killer who has been terrorizing the city. Mike ...
Style: sadistic
Plot: murder, rape, inheritance, whodunit, butcher, bloody violence, conspiracy, psycho killer, psychopath, serial killer, psycho, violence ...
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Movie in collections
 3.9
 1K
The Forest (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A cannibal hermit living in the woods preys on campers and hikers for his food supply.
Style: sadistic, psycho film, suspense, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: cannibalism, murder, forest, slasher, psychopath, terror, sadism, violence, stalking, adultery, camping, cannibal ...
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.3
 332
555 (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A spate of killings of teenagers by a maniac dressed like a hippie causes a detective to check the records for similar killings. He discovers that every five years, in the fifth month of the year, for five consecutive days, the same type of killings ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: gore, slasher, teenager, murder, killer, maniac, suspect, nudity (full frontal - brief), sergeant, colonel, violence, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Hostel: Part II (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Following a geographical tour of Slovakia, three young American women are lured into a hostel by a handsome young man who sells them to the twisted masters, ties them up and brings upon an unthinkable world of pain.
Style: controversial, disturbing, rough, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: slasher, castration, torture, strong sexual content, kidnapping, murder, psychopath, sadistic horror, tourist, gory, severed penis, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, prague, slovakia, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
You Are Not Alone (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "An idyllic summer day turns into a living nightmare ... With school finally over, college graduate Natalie Wilner returns to her hometown to celebrate the Fourth of July weekend. But beneath the flags and fireworks lurks a dark, malevolent ...
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: slasher, murder, serial killer, pursuit, danger, sociopath, deadly, getting home, college graduate, slice of life, killer
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.9
 205
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).
Plot: psycho killer, dead woman on floor, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, serial killer, female corpse, slasher, corpse, suffocation, framed for murder, dead woman, murder suspect, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: realistic, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, violence, serial killer, psychopath, cruelty, murder, torture, gory, cannibalism, cannibal, severed foot, sadism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1930s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.0
 45
Dead on Site (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Dead On Site is the story of a group of media arts majors who decide as a final project to take over a vacant house where a family had been wiped out a year before. They plan to re-enact the murders and web-cast them on a site while they search for ...
Plot: slasher, night, violence, stalker, house, gore, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), serial killer, death, blood splatter
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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