Movies like La alacrana

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La alacrana (1986)
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La alacrana (1986)
Original name: La Alacrana
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Those involved in the making of an amateur porn video end up getting slashed to death with a cane sword. It's up to the brave policewoman Eugenia aka The Scorpion (Maribel Guardia) to stop him.
Style: slasher, psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, police, female nudity, murder, prostitution, undercover, policewoman, single mother, religious fanatic, partner, police investigation, gay bar, bare breasts, stabbing, stabbed, female police officer

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out slasher, psychotronic, suspense and suspenseful films with plots about murder, serial killer, female nudity, bare breasts, nudity (full frontal - brief), psychopath and police mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres. Some movies like La alacrana: Bleed (2002), The Phantom of Sojo (1964), A Knife for the Ladies (1974), Killing Obsession (1994), Hatchetman (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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 ⇓
95%
The Phantom of Sojo (1964)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A masked killer is stalking and killing Londoners outside a nightclub.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, art house
Plot: serial killer, murder, female nudity, sister sister relationship, female killer, strip club, blackmail, cult, prostitution, murder mystery, writers, insurance fraud ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
A Knife for the Ladies (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A mutilating knife-killer haunts the small Southwest-desert town of Mescal. Though most victims have been prostitutes, the first was none other than Travis Mescal, the only son of the town's first family. When the Sheriff proves unable to solve ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, jack the ripper, murder, prostitute, sheriff, private investigator, death, female nudity, gunfight, cemetery, murder mystery, lightning ...
Time: 1880s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Killing Obsession (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Albert (John Savage) is a psychopath who, after brutally murdering a woman, becomes obsessed with her 11-year-old daughter Annie. Twenty-one years after being sent to prison for his crimes, Albert is freed over the strenuous objections of Dr. Sachs ...
Style: slasher
Plot: murder of a nude woman, nudity (full frontal - brief), obsession, dead prostitute, female nudity, psychopath, serial killer, prostitution, stripper, murder, erotic thriller, photograph ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 3.3
 549
Hatchetman (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Claudia Wagner dreams of being a lawyer and, along with her boyfriend Sonny, must put all her knowledge into use when, one by one, her girlfriends become victim to a serial killer. Can she uncover his identity before she becomes the next victim?
Style: slasher
Plot: empire, murder, female nudity, stripper, serial killer, stalker, axe murderer, sexploitation, pole dancer, exotic dancer, interrogation, shadow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Monster of Venice (1965)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A mad killer is loose in Venice's catacombs. He attacks the beautiful women, releasing them into the underworld, kill them and then stop them and add them to his "collection".
Style: slasher, psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, cult, lgbt, whodunit, frogman, spacesuit, serial murder, police investigation, police detective, murder, woman in danger, newspaper reporter ...
Place: venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Sadist of Notre Dame (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: Belgium, France, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jesus Franco directs and stars in this cut-copy-and-paste-version of one of his own movies. Here, he plays a mad priest going around killing sinful people in the name of God, all while trying to get a book published.
Style: fairy tale, slasher, psychotronic, sexploitation film
Plot: orgy, female nudity, murder, priest, insanity, sexploitation, black mass, religious fanatic, evil priest, catholic priest, hiding place, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Murder by Mail (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Dr. Peter Fales’s (Klaus Kinski) patients start getting annihilated by an unknown serial killer, he and his daughter Alison (Donna Wilkes) both come under suspicion. Part slasher film and part psychological thriller, Schizoid co-stars ...
Style: slasher, psychological, enigmatic, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, group therapy, anonymous letter, patient, letter, doctor, doctor patient relationship, violence, widower, elevator, suspicion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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El violador infernal (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A notorious killer dies in the electric chair in a maximum security prison. So great was his evil that Satan offers him a deal. He will get to go back to Earth as long as he sacrifices people to the devil and carves 666 on them somewhere. The guy, ...
Style: slasher, controversial
Plot: devil worship, rapist, serial killer, exploitation, female nudity, erotica, revenge, gay, telekinesis, satanism, anal rape, levitation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Bloodbath in the House of Knives (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: What starts as a harmless visit to a hypnosis demonstration turns into a roller coaster ride filled with dead bodies that start to pile up around poor Ivy.
Style: suspense, psychotronic, disturbing, rough, suspenseful
Plot: death, murder, masked killer, stalker, hypnosis, lawyer, fear, torture, hypnotist, drugs, deception, woman in danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Attack of the Morningside Monster (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When desecrated corpses and ritualistic symbols start appearing, the residents of Morningside, New Jeresey, are thrust into an unreal world of darkness.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, disturbing, tense, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, police officer, dying woman, criminal, masked killer, policewoman, violence, crimes, death, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.4
 186
Trhauma (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A couple invites some friends to spend a weekend together in an isolated cabin surrounded by woods and fields. But... there's a killer lurking around.... And... someone is monitoring him.
Style: slasher
Plot: erotica, forest, serial killer, murder, house, female nudity, abrupt ending, lego, killing an animal, necrophilia, murder mystery, female full frontal nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 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 ⇓
54%
 4.3
 371
The Playbirds (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In order to unmask a pathological killer who is targeting the beautiful centrefolds of Playbirds magazine, a sexy policewoman Lucy Sheridan puts her life and reputation on the line by sleeping with millionaire publisher Harry Dougan. The Chief ...
Style: slasher, sex comedy, cult film
Plot: murder, sex, murder of a nude woman, lesbian sex, woman strangled to death, lesbian, religious fanatic, strangulation, female nudity, lesbianism, burned at the stake, sexploitation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Massage Parlor Murders (1973)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A vicious serial killer is stalking the streets of New York City, murdering Times Square massage girls in a variety of brutal ways. It's up to a rogue detective team to solve the case as the body count continues to rise!
Style: slasher
Plot: woman strangled to death, serial killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), burned alive, astrologer, murder of a prostitute, exploitation, murder of a nude woman, strangulation, female nudity, serial murder, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Poor Albert and Little Annie (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Albert tried to kill his rich snobby mother once. Then he was institutionalized. Now he's escaped. Albert is after his mother again. And he will torture and kill anything that lays in the way...
Style: slasher, disturbing, sadistic, splatter, psychotronic ...
Plot: exploitation, serial killer, mental disorder, mother, rage, graphic violence, characters murdered one by one, crime spree, nudity (full frontal - brief), traumatic childhood, insane, evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.8
 1K
2:13 (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A police profiler has just returned from psychiatric leave only to find that he is caught up in a serial killer's rampage. Fighting to keep buried the trauma of his childhood, he must confront the all too-familiar flesh masks that the killer ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, rough, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, death, law enforcement, haunted by the past, rivalry, police investigation, profiler, police, childhood trauma, therapist, male objectification ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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%
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 5.7
 155
She Wolf (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 92 min.
Story: She Wolf is a serial killer who traps her men in the subway in Buenos Aires. She seduces, has sex with them and kills them. But one of those men is a police officer who is investigating her crimes. Running away from him she meets a dealer with whom ...
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, disturbing, psychotronic ...
Plot: serial killer, female assassin, female killer, female serial killer, erotica, murder, serial murder, investigation, chase, psychopath, vengeance, brutality ...
Time: 21st century
Place: buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Terror and Black Lace (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A psycho with a hair fetish is caught in the act of disposing of a body and the lonely housewife that witnesses it must fight for her life.
Plot: murder, female nudity, nude girl, voyeurism, voyeur, psycho, dating, domestic violence, psychopath, neighbor, husband wife relationship, police ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.2
 3K
Dark Glasses (2022)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Diana, a high-class prostitute trying to escape from a serial killer, suffers a car accident that leaves her blind and kills the family of Chin, a ten-year-old boy.
Style: slasher, psychological, suspense
Plot: serial killer, prostitute, car accident, blind woman, police, night, dog, murder, killed by a dog, nightmare, police officer, van ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 ⇓
47%
Psycho Cop Returns (1993)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A group of office workers decide to have a party in the office building. Among other things, they want to have some drugs there. Their conversation on the subject is overheard by Joe Vickers, which is rather unfortunate for them, since Joe Vickers ...
Style: slasher, bloody, erotic, surprise ending, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, stripper, murder, office, sex scene, woman with a gun, wedding, supernatural being, making love, violence, female nudity, killer cop ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 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 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.7
 445
Night Visions (1990)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stubborn detective Tom Mackey, assigned to a Los Angeles murder case involving a couple of serial killings, gets increasingly frustrated with the dead end leads he's following and the lack of appreciation he gets from his chief, police captain ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, failed pilot, police, psychic power, murder, police captain, police detective, psychic, falling to death, team up
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.3
 250
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: serial killer, murder, single mother, sex scene, jealousy, female nudity, electrocution, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, mother son relationship, gore, merry go round, drive in ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.4
 103
The Sadist (2015)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A combat veteran, with serious psychological damage, stalks campers and hunters in the woods.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, war veteran, murder, brutality, mystery killer, violence, isolation, sadism, psychological torture, survival horror, survival ...
Time: 21st century
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Point of Terror (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A nightclub singer has nightmares about being involved in adultery and murder, only to wake up and find that they may not be nightmares.
Style: slasher, psychotronic
Plot: murder, adultery, exploitation, lecher, drowning, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, female nudity, funeral, nightclub singer, inheritance, spurned woman, sex ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.3
 563
School Killer (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Six teenagers decide to spend the night at an old abandoned school where 27 years ago a horrible massacre occurred. The kids run afoul of the vicious crazed security guard who committed the brutal killings.
Style: slasher
Plot: serial killer, murder, abandoned building, axe murder, decapitation, sex, female nudity, teenager, flashback, nudity (full frontal - brief), gore, impalement ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.7
 515
Deadly Sins (1995)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: New area deputy Jack Gales arrives on the island to find that a girl at the local Catholic girls school has been found dead. After investigating, he finds that students have been disappearing regularly for five years, about the time Mother ...
Style: sexy
Plot: serial killer, nun, woman seduces a man, catholic schoolgirl, peeping tom, pretty woman, pervert, suicide, sexy girl, small town, high school, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%