Movies like Paint It Black 1989

If you like "Paint It Black" you are looking for neo noir and slasher movies about / with killer, serial killer, blonde, death, art, serial murder and psycho killer themes of Horror and Thriller genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Paint It Black (1989)
 4.8
 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).
Style: neo noir, slasher
Plot: killer, serial killer, blonde, death, art, serial murder, psycho killer, pantyhose, murder, sculptor, corpse, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, murder of a woman, obsessed fan, dead woman, murder suspect, woman killed, suffocation, framed for murder, dead woman on floor, death by suffocation, female corpse

Movie in categories

killer movies
1199
blonde movies
2548
death movies
13927
art movies
art
2051
neo noir movies
2192

Most similar movies to Paint It Black

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out slasher, suspenseful, scary and serious films with plots about murder, death, serial killer, blood, psychopath, violence and deadly mostly in Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Paint It Black: A Thousand Pleasures (1968), Nursie (2004), Hellbent (2004), Simon Says (2006), Criminally Insane (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Thousand Pleasures (1968)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Henpecked misogynist Richard Davis murders his shrewish wife and goes out to dispose of her corpse. However, things go awry for Richard after he's abducted by a pair of insane lesbians who take him to their house where they keep a grown woman ...
Style: cult film
Plot: leg, lesbianism, blood, suffocation, breast suckling, murder, mental retardation, misogyny, making love, woman killed, garbage, murder of a woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 570
Nursie (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young man is held captive by a sadistic nurse.
Plot: suffocation, nurse, murder, psychotic, doctor, villainess, dead woman, sibling relationship, mad woman, woman kills woman, brother sister relationship, death by suffocation
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.5
 2K
Hellbent (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Halloween in West Hollywood, two guys making out in a park are interrupted by a serial killer. Later that night, a group of gay kids decide to visit to the site of the murders.
Style: slasher, rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, stalking, deadly, crimes, gory, gay, killer, hollywood, gender, gays and lesbians, bisexual ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 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: slasher, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psycho killer, serial killer, deadly, crimes, danger, youth, teenage life, woman in danger, college, gory, murder, twins ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Movie in collections
pantyhose movies
1171
slasher movies
2480
murder movies
17880
sculptor movies
167
The Bloody Slaying of Sarah Ridelander (1973)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A serial killer murders a businessman's wife, then blackmails the man into procuring young girls for him to murder. The businessman hires a gang of renegade motor-cyclists to kidnap girls for him.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, motorcycle gang, serial killer, blackmail, abduction, serial murder, exploitation, kidnapping, bound and gagged, violence, murder for hire, biker ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, mad ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, violence, cruelty, torture, murder, cannibalism, cannibal, gory, severed foot, sadism, danger ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1930s, 1960s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Criminally Insane (1975)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: An obese woman recently released from an insane asylum kills anyone who attempts to get her to stop eating.
Style: slasher, cult film
Plot: killing spree, meat cleaver, prostitution, mental illness, obese, broken bottle, obese woman, good versus evil, serial killer, rotting corpse, death, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, summer camp, teenager, axe, killing spree, massacre, lake, forest, sadism, masked killer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.9
 46K
Child's Play 2 (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When Andy's mother is admitted to a psychiatric hospital, the young boy is placed in foster care, and Chucky, determined to claim Andy's soul, is not far behind.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, awful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, evil doll, supernatural, voodoo, psychopath, dark humor, child in peril, foster home, foster child, killer doll, supernatural power ...
Time: 80s, 1990s, 90s
Place: chicago illinois, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Inherited (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: When a college student who grew up a ward of the state finds out he inherited a large estate, he and his friends decide to assess for themselves his new wealth. Unfortunately, they quickly discover his long lost family was anything but normal. ...
Style: slasher
Plot: inheritance, murder, college, haunted house, killer, blood, death, gay interest, pursuit, chase
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Six years ago, Michael Myers terrorized the town of Haddonfield, Illinois. He and his niece, Jamie Lloyd, have disappeared. Jamie was kidnapped by a bunch of evil druids who protect Michael Myers. And now, six years later, Jamie has escaped after ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, halloween, serial killer, small town, death, psychiatric ward, niece, evil, supernatural, vengeance, gory ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, year 1989, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Don't Answer the Phone! (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A deeply disturbed photographer and Vietnam veteran, named Kirk Smith, terrorizes Los Angeles by going around strangling lingerie-clad young women in their homes while taunting Lindsay Gale, a young psychologist, by calling her on a radio call-in ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, obsession, stalking, murder, sadism, sadist, photographer, mind game, woman in danger, riddles and clues, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, asia, vietnam, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, halloween, masked killer, good versus evil, attic, niece, ambulance, knife, evil, knife murder, vengeance ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.5
 218
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: boarding school, girls' school, tape over mouth, stalker, murder investigation, tied to a chair, teenager, murder, bound and gagged, killer, kidnapping, death
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the Crystal Lake Massacres, Jason is pronounced dead and taken to the hospital morgue, where he is mysteriously revived, allowing his diabolical killing spree to continue at the camp where the gruesome slaughtering began. But this time, in ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, serial murder, murder, morgue, summer camp, massacre, sadism, supernatural horror, killing spree, camp, knife murder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.2
 5K
Madman (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At a summer camp for youths, cocky pre-teen calls out the name of mass serial killer "Madman Marz". Suddenly, counselors are being maimed and slaughtered in various ways by the backwoodsman who has returned when his name was called.
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, summer camp, murder, stalking, camp counselor, slasher killer, psychopath, teenage life, danger, wilderness, forest, back from the dead ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, year 1981
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.7
 238K
Halloween (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In John Carpenter's horror classic, a psychotic murderer, institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, psycho film, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, halloween, serial killer, masked killer, violent, evil, violence, mask, psychiatrist, small town, teenage life, serial murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1978, year 1963 ...
Place: midwest, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.3
 8K
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: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, supermarket, gory, danger, stalking, crimes, deadly, rivalry, law enforcement, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young woman learns that she has inherited a Texas estate from her deceased grandmother. After embarking on a road trip with friends to uncover her roots, she finds she is the sole owner of a lavish, isolated Victorian mansion. But her newfound ...
Style: slasher, scary, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, hitchhiker, serial killer, killing off one by one, psychopath, violence spree, danger, crimes, gore, death, serial murder, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 70s, 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Halloween Kills (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Story: The saga of Michael Myers and Laurie Strode continues in the next thrilling chapter of the Halloween series.
Style: slasher, atmospheric, psycho film, intense, rough ...
Plot: masked killer, serial killer, halloween, psycho, maniac, massacre, violence, killing spree, police, slasher killer, psychopath, fear ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.0
 121
The Ice House (1969)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A serial killer who works in an ice house murders women, then brings their bodies back to the ice house and stores them there. He also murders his brother, who is a cop, and takes his place in the investigation.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, woman strangled to death, twin brother, fistfight, police, shower, psychological trauma, serial killer, strangulation, police officer, rape, psychopath ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Terror at Tenkiller (1986)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Unsuspecting college students are stalked by a killer at a lake during summer vacation.
Style: slasher
Plot: summer vacation, lake, serial killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), knife, blonde, best friend, swimming, murder, victim, harmonica, mirror ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.2
 795
BreadCrumbs (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Once upon a time ... Angie, an aging star reluctantly goes on one last shoot for a seedy Producer, on location, in an enchanting old cabin deep in the shadowy forest. While on the shoot the cast and crew encounter Henry, and his little sweet sister ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, scary, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: murder, forest, evil child, boy, blood, killer, cabin in the woods, vengeance, filmmaking, maniac, disguise, fear ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.7
 349
Deadly Dreams (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: From the director of the highly acclaimed "Body Chemistry," comes a frightening excursion into terror. Alex is caught in a web of distrust between his brother, his best friend, a beautiful stranger and the renewed dreams of the slaughter ...
Style: slasher, surprise ending
Plot: nightmare, female director, murder, mask, dead boy, corpse, throat slitting, murder of parents, hunting rifle, inheritance, orphan, paranoia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, psychological, tense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, chase, serial killer, pursuit, sociopath, danger, getting home, deadly, college graduate, slice of life, found footage, killer
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: maniac, serial killer, vacation, mental patient, female nudity, murder of a nude woman, nudity (full frontal - brief), rage, psychopath, kidnapping, bathtub, insanity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.7
 4K
Final Exam (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a small college in North Carolina, only a select few students are left to take mid terms. But, when a killer strikes, it could be everyone's final exam.
Style: slasher, psycho film, serious, realistic, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, serial killer, psychopath, murder, school, prank, chase, campus, friendship, high school life, teenage life, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Just Before Dawn (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five campers arrive in the mountains to examine some property they have bought, but are warned by the forest ranger Roy McLean that a huge machete-wielding maniac has been terrorising the area. Ignoring the warnings, they set up camp, and start ...
Style: slasher, scary, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, mountain, murder, stalking, survival, maniac, youth, adventure, danger, isolation, legends and myths, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young girl who possesses the power of telekinesis accidentally causes her father's death after a family dispute at Crystal Lake. Years later, when a doctor tries to exploit her abilities, her power becomes a hellish curse, and she unwittingly ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, supernatural, teenager, summer camp, psychiatrist, killing spree, sadism, massacre, supernatural horror, forest ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Cheerleader Massacre (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five high school cheerleaders, their coach and a couple of adolescent sex-crazed guys travel to a cabin in the woods for a weekend getaway only to be killed off one by one by an unseen maniac.
Style: slasher, sexploitation film, surprise ending
Plot: cheerleader, serial killer, murder, lesbian love, friendship, stalker, blonde, policewoman, neck breaking, mirror, police officer, monitor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%