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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.
Style: slasher, splatter
Plot: psycho killer, dog attack, murder, doberman, abandoned ship, gore, blood splatter, slasher killer

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out slasher, suspense, splatter and suspenseful films with plots about murder, gore, blood, death, serial killer, psycho killer and violence mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Death of the Jackal: Alice in Murderland (2010), Hell's Trap (1989), Simon Says (2006), 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: slasher, scary, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, bloody violence, costume party, birthday party, sorority, society, crimes, graphic violence, survival, university, jealousy, stalker ...
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Hell's Trap (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 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: sadistic, slasher, suspense, mysterious, psychotronic
Plot: assassin, death, mental illness, fear, violence, bad guy, masked man, characters killed one by one, insanity, mysterious man, butcher, deeply disturbed person ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico
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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: slasher, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psycho killer, serial killer, woman in danger, teenage life, youth, crimes, college, murder, twins, siblings relations, stoners, forest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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94%
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: ghost, college, maniac, stalker, native american, shaman, spirit, cult, anthropology, murder, mummy, archeological dig ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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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: slasher, scary, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), psychopath, graphic violence, crimes, media, law enforcement, investigation, mentally unstable, mystery, homelessness, psychologist ...
Time: 80s
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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 ...
Style: slasher
Plot: obese, mental illness, delusional woman, delusion, delusional disorder, psycho, murder, psycho killer, female psychopath, fat woman, mental patient, obese woman ...
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82%
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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: slasher, surprise ending, splatter
Plot: maniac, killer, murder, hippie, sergeant, colonel, nudity (full frontal - brief), stalker, violence, necrophilia, decapitation, suspect ...
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76%
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Psycho Sisters (1998)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 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: slasher, splatter, suspense
Plot: female serial killer, psychiatrist, police, murderer duo, sperm bank, rape, mental patient, child murder, dead children, murder, female killer, castration ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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: slasher, suspenseful, rough, suspense, tense ...
Plot: halloween, serial killer, stalking, youth, crimes, strong sexual content, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, woman in danger, kidnapping, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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72%
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Drive In (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A man, confined to a room across from a drive-in theater showing only horror movies, escapes and goes on a killing rampage.
Style: slasher
Plot: female nudity, sex scene, jealousy, murder, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, single mother, electrocution, mother son relationship, gore, film within a film, merry go round, drive in
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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 ...
Style: slasher
Plot: ghost, murder, bloodbath, fight, violence, massacre, brutality, knife fight, death, combat, extrasensory perception, gore ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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!
Style: slasher
Plot: crypt, dungeon, torture, cemetery, inquisition, monk, resurrection, grave robber, axe murder, church, camping, gold ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: slasher, splatter, psychotronic
Plot: murder, summer camp, teenager, mutilation, female nudity, monster, exploitation, supernatural horror, supernatural power, supernatural, nudity (full frontal - brief), gore ...
⇓ 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: slasher, scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, forest, summer camp, massacre, killing spree, lake, sadism, masked killer, camp, psycho terror ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: new jersey
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62%
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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: girls' school, boarding school, stalker, teenager, killer, murder investigation, kidnapping, murder, death, tape over mouth, tied to a chair, bound and gagged
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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: serial killer, teenager, characters killed one by one, matricide, killer child, ghost, murder, murder of a nude woman, masked killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), hanged boy, blood ...
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60%
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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.
Style: slasher
Plot: cannibal, stabbed in the back, single mother, domestic violence, isolation, family relations, snow, female nudity, sex scene, factory, cannibalism, mountain ...
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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: splatter, slasher, disturbing, sadistic, suspense ...
Plot: possession, nun, fear, death, disturbed person, sadism, evil nun, paranormal phenomena, gory violence, sadistic killer, serial killer, evil ...
Time: year 1980, 80s
Place: southern italy, italy, europe
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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: slasher, tense, psychological, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, chase, sociopath, getting home, college graduate, found footage, slice of life, killer, danger, deadly
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Vacaciones de terror 2 (1991)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 86 min.
Story: En esta noche de brujas la muerte estara presente.
Style: slasher
Plot: witchcraft, murder, evil spirit, halloween, ghost, haunted house, evil doll, witch, halloween costume
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: slasher, scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, halloween, murder, good versus evil, attic, evil, sheriff, killing spree, niece, crime spree, masked killer, vengeance ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: psychotronic, slasher, splatter, sadistic, psycho film ...
Plot: murder, dismemberment, cannibalism, hairdresser, bakery, murderer, death, police, sadism, torturer, sadistic killer, jealous man ...
Time: victorian era, 70s
Place: london
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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: slasher, realistic, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, violence, torture, cannibal, cruelty, cannibalism, murder, sadism, slaughterhouse, confined, rage ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: texas, usa
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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 ...
Style: slasher
Plot: death, nudity (full frontal - brief), house, serial killer, night, violence, female nudity, stalker, blood splatter, gore
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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).
Style: slasher, neo noir
Plot: death, serial murder, female nudity, sex, murder of a woman, killer, woman killed, art, murder suspect, serial killer, dead woman, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Shockwave (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Just as Wes thought his summer couldn't get any worse it got terrifying when he wakes up one morning to find a bloody mess with a letter to add the cherry on top to a confusing puzzle that leads to a gruesome trail of shock and horror.
Style: suspense, slasher, surprise ending, scary, bleak ...
Plot: murderer, murder, fear, terror, psycho killer, psycho, serial murder, darkness, violence, chase, ghost, hair ...
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50%
Prom Night IV: Deliver Us from Evil (1991)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Carrying on the Prom Night tradition, this film begins back at Hamilton High School on Prom Night in 1957. As a young couple are enjoying a romantic moment together in the back seat of a car, they are interrupted by Father Jonas, a priest who ...
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, high school, youth, crimes, stalking, psychopath, teenage life, captivity, casual sex, monk, priest, serial killer ...
Time: 90s, 80s
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Game of Death (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Kill or be killed is the golden rule of the Game of Death. Sucks for seven millennials who ignored that rule. Now each one's head will explode unless they kill someone. Will they turn on each other to survive, or will this sunny day be the last ...
Style: splatter, scary, suspense, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: teenage murderer, board game, killing spree, small town, game of death, death, murder, sick child, psycho killer, survival horror, sadistic horror, vigilante ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
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48%
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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: slasher, sadistic
Plot: rape, murder, inheritance, whodunit, villain, serial killer, killing spree, cult, blackmail, violence, psycho, bad guy ...
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Anguish (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ophthalmologist's assistant with an unhealthy interest in human eyeballs goes on a killing spree to collect eyeballs for his overbearing mother's collection. Reality soon takes a bizarre turn, both for the characters and the audience.
Style: slasher, scary, surreal, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, hypnosis, obsession, murder, theater, psycho killer, evil doctor, ghost, mind game, supernatural, mysterious character ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, california, southern california, spain, los angeles ...
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