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August Underground's Penance (2007)
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August Underground's Penance (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: "August Underground's Penance" is basically the personal home video of two sociopathic killers on murder spree.Again two nameless butchers played by Fred Vogel and Cristie Whiles videotape their bloodthirsty madness,but "Penance" shows also their slow decline.
Style: macabre, grotesque
Plot: maniac, serial killer, psycho killer, violence, death, torture, brutality, evil, home invasion, murder, sadism, christmas, found footage, violent, sex, female nudity, male nudity, murder of family, breasts, blood, child murder, killing an animal, male objectification, strangulation, fondling ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, slasher, scary and suspenseful films with plots about violence, murder, maniac, serial killer, brutality, blood and psychopath mostly in Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like August Underground's Penance: August Underground (2001), Found Footage (2011), The House with 100 Eyes (2013), Carver (2008), Rough Cut (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
August Underground (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Imagine walking down the street and finding an unmarked VHS tape. Curiosity peaked, you take it home and pop it in. What starts off as two men screwing around with a video camera quickly transforms into an ultra-realistic torture sequence where the ...
Style: brutal, sadistic, rough, suspense, scatology
Plot: degradation, serial killer, torture, murder, rape, identical twins, basement, blood, gore, found footage, snuff, violent ...
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August Underground's Mordum (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Two deranged friends bring along another guy to go on a random murder rampage. They kidnapped lesbian lovers, couples and they torture them in any way that the viewer can imagine. Your worst fears will come true in this shocking account of a killing ...
Style: bleak, realistic, scary, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: strong violent content, violence spree, strong sexual content, crimes, life is a bitch, murder, psychopath, friends, kidnapping, necrophilia, deadly, psycho killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
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Found Footage (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Live footage found by police of a serial killer who documented, first hand, his undertakings.
Style: scary, disturbing, bleak, suspense
Plot: psychopath, danger, violence, cruelty, maniac, death, sadism, psycho killer, brutality, murder, psychotic, found footage ...
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The House with 100 Eyes (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Ed and Susan might seem to be a normal, suburban American couple, but they’ve got a horrifying secret: They create and sell snuff films in their inescapable deathtrap of a home. When Ed decides to create the world’s first ‘triple feature’ ...
Style: dark, sadistic, rough, psychological
Plot: sadist, torture chamber, sadism, murder, female psychopath, torment, fear, brutality, cruelty, violence, danger, mercilessness ...
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Carver (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on true events
Style: suspenseful, rough, slasher, scary, brutal ...
Plot: torture, brutality, murder, sadism, psychopath, wilderness, crimes, stalking, friendship, maniac, death, bloodbath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Rough Cut (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Story: An Independent film director on the edge loses his funding and his marriage. In order to fulfill his destiny with no budget, he must set the scenes and abduct his cast. Film director or homicidal maniac? Castings open and he is the man to get you ...
Style: psychological, psychotronic, tense, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, film within a film, infidelity, murder, death, revenge, filmmaker, psycho killer, psycho, violent, brutality, serial murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Strangers: Prey at Night (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A family's road trip takes a dangerous turn when they arrive at a secluded mobile home park to stay with some relatives and find it mysteriously deserted. Under the cover of darkness, three masked psychopaths pay them a visit to test the ...
Style: slasher, suspense, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: home invasion, serial killer, masked killer, slasher killer, blood, murder, homicidal maniac, psychopath, sadism, mutilation, mysterious stranger, violence ...
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The Last House on Dead End Street (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: After being released from prison, a young gangster with a chip on his shoulder decides to punish society by making snuff films.
Style: brutal, rough, bleak, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, torture, brutality, revenge, rape, prison, abduction, sadism, sexual perversion, humiliation, abandoned house ...
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Monsters in the Woods (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A micro-budget movie crew treks into the wilderness to shoot horror scenes for their unsellable indie-drama. They soon find themselves in the midst of their own real horror movie, as they are hunted by a large group of creatures.
Style: slasher, scary, psychotronic, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: monster, satire, forest, psychopath, filmmaker, danger, maniac, brutality, fear, chase, vengeance, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Headless (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In this "lost slasher film from 1978," a masked killer wages an unrelenting spree of murder, cannibalism, and necrophilia. But when his tortured past comes back to haunt him, he plunges to even greater depths of madness and depravity, ...
Style: scary, suspense, psychological, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: exploitation, serial killer, masked killer, murder, necrophilia, maniac, violence, brutality, danger, fear, paranoia, death ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 70s
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They're Inside (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When two sisters go to an isolated cabin in the woods to film a passion project, family secrets start to get in the way, as do masked strangers filming a passion project of their own.
Style: scary, disturbing, psychotronic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: masked killer, psycho, cabin in the woods, found footage, filmmaking, woman in danger, sister sister relationship, violence, brutality, fear, threat, maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Dismembering Christmas (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: At a vacation winter lake house, seven high school seniors are attacked by a madman out for revenge.
Style: slasher, christmas horror, scary, psychotronic, suspense ...
Plot: christmas, winter, teenager, serial killer, brutality, serial murder, murder, vengeance, chase, fear, violent, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Doppel (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An innocent video becomes documentation of a tragedy as Kevin and Vickie approach the anniversary of their son’s suicide and discover a horrifying truth – Kevin’s grief has invited something evil into their home.
Style: psychotronic, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: anniversary, found footage, killer, tragedy, evil, grief, serial killer, homicidal maniac, chase, characters in danger, fear, killing spree ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Two Thousand Maniacs! (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Six people are lured into a small Deep South town for a Centennial celebration where the residents proceed to kill them one by one as revenge for the town's destruction during the Civil War.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: maniac, vengeance, murder, small town, survival, violence spree, danger, haunted by the past, isolation, brutality, torture, gore ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: southern usa, florida
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The Pogo Film Project (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The Pogo Film Project shows the intimate side of Gacy’s atrocities; the murders themselves! With a bit of embellishing on the part of the writer, several scenarios play out illustrating how Gacy was able to subdue, torture and murder several young ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, slasher, scary, disturbing ...
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Place: usa
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Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A horror anthology of shorts themed around the five senses.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, anthology, slasher ...
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Place: usa
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Creeper (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Heather and her friends have some devilish fun on the social website, ConnectMeNet. However, their amusement has come at the expense of a lonely and medicated half-wit, Jerry Tobin. After goading him into humiliating himself on camera in various ...
Style: psychotronic, slasher, scary, disturbing, suspenseful ...
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Mrs. Claus (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Students attending a Christmas party at a sorority house with a sinister past are stalked by a bloodthirsty killer disguised as Mrs. Claus.
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Place: usa
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Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
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Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Old 37 (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two brothers intercept 911 calls in their Father's beat up old Ambulance to exact revenge on a group of careless teen drivers.
Style: brutal, sadistic, disturbing, rough, suspense ...
Plot: ambulance, serial killer, maniac, characters killed one by one, brother brother relationship, murder, two killers, torture, masked man, sadism, wilderness, child abuse ...
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Giving Up Forever (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack Adolf, a 38 year old man with a history of being rejected by women seeks revenge against the people who have bullied him.
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic, slasher ...
Plot: woman in danger, brutality, danger, violence, murder, maniac, revenge, vengeance, serial killer, psychopath, chase, blood ...
Place: usa
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The Burning Moon (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Burning Moon centers on two bedtime stories that a delinquent brother reads his kid sister. These disturbingly morbid stories focus on a serial killing blind date and a murderous, psychotic priest.
Style: slasher, splatter, anthology
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Blood Feast (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: In the sleepy suburbs of Miami, seemingly normal Egyptian immigrant Fuad Ramses (Mal Arnold) runs a successful catering business. He also murders young women and plans to use their body parts to revive the goddess Ishtar. The insane Ramses ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Place: miami, florida, usa, egypt
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Creep Van (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When Campbell, a vehicle-less 20-something slacker, innocently makes the mistake of answering a FOR SALE sign placed on a dilapidated van, suspense and action take over as he is suddenly caught-up in a deadly game of cat and mouse that puts everyone ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, scary, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: van, maniac, threat, psychopath, obsession, chase, brutality, blood, murder, serial killer, revenge, homicidal maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Harvest (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Story: Ten strangers find themselves trapped in the dark, in the storm, lost in huge fields of corn. They take refuge in a dark, quiet farmhouse where the welcoming Mr. Grant lives. But as the night goes on, and sinister shapes begin to emerge from the ...
Style: bleak, suspense, suspenseful, slasher, scary ...
Plot: murder, death, monster, farm, secret, storm, night, darkness, farmhouse, evil, danger, violence ...
Time: contemporary
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Hazard Jack (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A group of college kids get together for a weekend of booze and war games at an abandoned hospital. The hospital has become the haven for a PTSD stricken war vet coping and acting upon his delusions. Who will survive the game?
Style: slasher, psychotronic, scary, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: ex soldier, abandoned building, friends, deadly, escapades, pursuit, maniac, serial killer, chase, murder, brutality, homicidal maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Backstabber (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Employees attending an extreme team-building function for the weekend find new meaning in teamwork, thinking outside the box, and risk management as they fight for survival from a deranged killer bent on revenge.
Style: scary, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, bleak ...
Plot: revenge, murder, knife, maniac, pursuit, violence, brutality, serial killer, death, masked killer, threat, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Trespassers (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two dysfunctional couples rent a modern luxury desert home for the weekend hoping to sort out their messed-up lives. Just as they are about to settle in for a fun night, a neighbour turns up at their front door saying she has car trouble. And ...
Style: suspense, slasher, brutal, scary, macabre
Plot: home invasion, maniac, survival, crimes, deadly, insanity, murder, danger, serial killer, brutality, isolation, trap ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Love Butcher (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The twisted tale of Caleb, and his alter ego Lester. After being pushed around too far, Caleb transforms into Lester and returns to those who have wronged him.
Style: slasher, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: proto-slasher, blood spatter, homicidal maniac, gore, villain, violence, evil man, sadistic psychopath, psycho murderer, employer, massacre, blood splatter ...
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37%
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Exit 33 (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A few miles off EXIT 33, lies IKE'S LAST CHANCE GAS. A secluded sleepy hideaway where Ike prepares a special jerky for customers, and a terrifying secret. Ike and his son are controlled by a mysterious ghost, whose bidding lead Ike to abduct ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: psychopath, brutality, mental illness, homicidal maniac, human monster, villain played by lead actor, villain, bad guy wins, hallucination, characters killed one by one, psycho murderer, evil man ...
Place: michigan
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37%