Movies like The Beast in the Cellar

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The Beast in the Cellar (1971)
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The Beast in the Cellar (1971)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two spinsters have kept their mad brother locked up in their cellar for 30 years. Then he escapes ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: murder, basement, crimes, psychopath, confined, crime, graphic violence, captivity, dangerous animal, anti war, mentally unstable, chases and races, deadly, siblings relations, golden years, cellar, maniac, serial killer, world war two, poker, motorcycle, forest, military, death, freak ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, england

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Most similar movies to The Beast in the Cellar

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and realistic films with plots about deadly, danger, murder, crimes, psychopath, serial killer and confined mostly in Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Beast in the Cellar: Mansion of the Doomed (1976), Die! Die! My Darling! (1965), Don't Let Him In (2011), Stalker (2010), Bloodlust! (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mansion of the Doomed (1976)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An insane surgeon finds himself up to his armpits in eyeballs after guilt prompts him to begin removing the eyes of abducted people in hopes of performing transplants on his daughter who lost her own in a car-accident he caused.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, serious, scary ...
Plot: transplant, kidnapping, car accident, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, crimes, deadly, danger, captivity, isolation, mentally unstable, blindness ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Die! Die! My Darling! (1965)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young woman is terrorized by her fiance's demented mother who blames her for her son's death.
Style: rough, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, serious ...
Plot: village, woman in danger, insanity, confinement indoors, psychopath, graphic violence, kidnapping, captivity, mentally unstable, crimes, danger, dealing with death ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Don't Let Him In (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two couples spend a weekend in the country, only to cross paths with a brutal serial killer. As the body count rises, suspicion spirals into paranoia, climaxing in a terrifying battle for survival.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, survival, danger, deadly, countryside, isolation, couples, crimes, murder, psychopath, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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Stalker (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When novelist Paula Martin retreats to the seclusion of her family home Crows Hall she hopes to clear her mind and focus on her new book. The arrival of an assistant, Linda, should take the pressure off... but as the bodies pile up, Paula finds ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: confined, danger, crimes, isolation, deadly, mentally unstable, murder, country house, paranoia, strong female presence, gory, indoor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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 3.5
 2K
Bloodlust! (1961)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Two couples (Robert Reed, June Kenney, Joan Lora, and Eugene Persson) are on a boating trip when they come across an uncharted island. The four investigate and find themselves in the clutches of Dr. Albert Balleau (Wilton Graff), whose hobby is ...
Style: scary, realistic, serious, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: hunting, murder, psychopath, tropical island, mind game, crimes, deadly, isolation, survival, captivity, danger, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 4.0
 695
Junkyard Dog (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A gritty psychological-horror-thriller that delves the demented mind of a cannibalistic serial rapist who kidnaps his tenth victim in as many months on Halloween night.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, slasher, serial killer, captivity, crimes, confined, law enforcement, danger, deadly, graphic violence, psycho killer, cannibalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 5.2
 825
Long Distance (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a young, lonely woman misdials a phone number by one digit, calling into a serial killing in progress, the killer latches onto her and involves her telephonically in a string of murders as he heads closer and closer to her home in Boston.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, realistic
Plot: serial killer, deadly, danger, stalking, crimes, murder, psychopath, phone terror, profiler, graphic violence, sexual content, profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 3.1
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Escapee (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: While on a class observation trip at a local mental hospital, young psychology major, Abby Jones has a chilling encounter with high-risk patient, Harmon. She returns home for an evening of normal study with her two roommates unaware of the darkness ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, psychopath, convict, woman in danger, obsession, deadly, track down, violence spree, isolation, murder, serial killer, escape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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 5.3
 2K
The Unseen (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Freelance reporter Jennifer and her two friends, Karen and Vicki, accept an invitation for cheap room and board in a large farmhouse offered by a friendly, but shady, museum owner named Ernest Keller since all the motels in and around town are ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: museum, psychopath, serial killer, reporter, small town, stalking, murder, woman in danger, captivity, isolation, journalism, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Last Showing (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A couple trapped in a cinema are manipulated into becoming unwilling actors in a film being captured by CCTV cameras.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, psycho film ...
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, captivity, mind game, danger, obsession, deadly, evil man, serial murder, violence, murder, insanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
New Year's Evil (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: During a New Year's Eve celebration, a punk-rock singer gets a phone call saying that when New Year's strikes in each time zone, someone will be murdered--and she will be the last one.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, christmas horror, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, murder, serial killer, nightclub, new year's eve, investigation, mentally unstable, crimes, danger, nightlife, showbiz, stalking ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 5.9
 1K
Fright (1971)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Young babysitter Amanda arrives at the Lloyd residence to spend the evening looking after their young son. Soon after the Lloyds leave, a series of frightening occurrences in the gloomy old house have Amanda's nerves on edge. The real terror ...
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, rape, nanny, old mansion, revenge killing, paranoia, danger, deadly, mentally unstable, family in danger, vengeance, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 4.7
 3K
Broken (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After dating a wonderful man, Hope comes back home, sees her daughter Jennifer and goes to sleep. She wakes-up in the woods with a psychopath...
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, captivity, survival, forest, danger, mind game, family in danger, confined, vengeance, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 4.5
 826
Shiver (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wendy Alden, a young secretary in Portland lacking in self- confidence becomes victim of a savage killer who has claimed the lives of a number of other women. Somehow Wendy finds the resources of courage to fight back and escape.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, scary ...
Plot: danger, violence, serial killer, obsession, psychopath, deadly, crimes, murder, police, blood, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.7
 2K
The Sadist (1963)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three people driving into Los Angeles for a Dodgers game have car trouble and pull off into an old wrecking yard where they are held at bay by a bloodthirsty psycho and his crazy girlfriend.
Style: psychological, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, sadism, snake, car trouble, teacher, junkyard, murder, runaway, danger, chases and races, deadly ...
Time: 60s
Place: california, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 2.6
 300
Carl (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A psychological horror/thriller depicting a backwoods family with a dark secret.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, scary, serious ...
Plot: psychopath, danger, violence, captivity, crimes, gory, deadly, strong violent content, good versus evil, confined, small town, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 2.4
 411
Slink (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In the rural town of Wickenhaven, a psychotic tanning salon owner is responsible for the disappearances of many young, innocent girls, while his wife, an exotic purse designer, is willing to overlook his evil nature.
Style: scary, rough, realistic, serious, psychotronic
Plot: psychopath, danger, mentally unstable, deadly, couple relations, countryside, murder, cons and scams, domestic disturbance, estate, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 3.7
 563
Death Row (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: As eight convicts serve their sentences in a work-release program at a creepy abandoned prison, an unknown killer stalks them.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, scary
Plot: psychopath, prison, survival, prison life, serial killer, danger, life is a bitch, deadly, confined, crimes, murder, all male cast ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 6.0
 19K
No One Lives (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A gang of ruthless highway killers kidnap a wealthy couple traveling cross country only to shockingly discover that things are not what they seem.
Style: scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, trap, psychopath, gang, massacre, deadly, captivity, hostage, danger, serial killer, serial murder, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Borderline Cult (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Three serial killers team up at the US/Mexican border town of Juarez and go on a killing spree.
Style: rough, scary, serious, realistic, based on true events
Plot: psychopath, murder, serial killer, danger, law enforcement, gory, tough heroes, woman in danger, deadly, confined, life is a bitch, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.3
 2K
Steel Trap (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A who-is-it setting in the claustrophobic corridors of an abandoned and locked-off office building that has several guests invited to a party by their mysterious, unknown host. Only it is they who are the victims of their crimes. Suspense and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, captivating
Plot: captivity, murder, mind game, survival, psychopath, danger, isolation, game, serial killer, race against time, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Inhuman Resources (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Six captive office workers are literally chained to their desks by a demented, escaped serial killer; former regional manager Thomas Reddmann (Redd). He assigns his 'human resources' the impossible task of proving his innocence or ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, tense ...
Plot: psychopath, workplace, serial killer, deadly, office, gory, graphic violence, boss and employee, captivity, workplace situations, obnoxious boss, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Hitcher II: I've Been Waiting (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A sadistic serial killer terrorizes a couple driving on a rural highway in Texas while killing numerous people and framing them for his killings.
Style: scary, realistic, serious, psychological, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, on the road, psychopath, survival, law enforcement, danger, crimes, police investigation, mind game, vengeance, woman in danger, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Demons of the Mind (1972)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A physician discovers that two children are being kept virtually imprisoned in their house by their father. He investigates, and discovers a web of sex, incest and satanic possession.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: incest, secret, parents and children, manipulations, siblings relations, estate, manipulation, losing-it hero, mentally unstable, danger, murder, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.1
 2K
X-Ray (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While receiving a routine check-up, a beautiful woman is stalked by a maniac out to avenge a childhood Valentine's Day humiliation.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, hospital, stalking, slasher, psychopath, woman in danger, valentine's day, vengeance, danger, gory, stabbing ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Stepfather III (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Having survived the stab wounds he sustained at the end of the previous film, the stepfather, escapes from the institution in Puget Sound, Washington he was placed in four years ago, seeking a reclusive back alley plastic surgeon to perform ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, scary
Plot: serial killer, stepfather, murder, investigation, mental institution, parents and children, graphic violence, danger, crimes, rivalry, chases and races, crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.8
 2K
Venom (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: International terrorists attempt to kidnap a wealthy couples child. Their plan comes unstuck when a deadly Black Mamba, sent by mistake instead of a harmless snake, escapes and the terrorists and several hostages are trapped in the boy's London ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: snake, hostage, murder, terrorism, kidnapping, dangerous animal, crimes, investigation, confined, deadly, hostages, family in danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.7
 6K
Train (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This new Train tells the tale of an American wrestling team who board a train that just so happens to be used as a supermarket for organ harvesters.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: train, transplant, survival, serial killer, psychopath, danger, deadly, youth, black market, gory, murder, slasher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Don't Go in the Woods (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Four backpackers decide to take a hike in the mountains of Utah. But within the woods lurks a killer. But who...or what...is it? The lazy local sheriff blames bears. But the escalating body count seems to point to a human killer. Ignoring the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, bleak, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, vengeance, psychopath, serial killer, danger, murder, stalking, survival, on the run, isolation, mental illness, wilderness ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.2
 1K
Wreckage (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jared, Kate, Rick, and Jessica find themselves stranded in a wreckage yard after their car breaks down during a drag race. Meanwhile, the sheriff's office receives notice that a convict escaped from a local state prison. As the teenagers ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: slasher, escaped prisoner, isolation, deadly, serial killer, buddies, crimes, confined, danger, murder, graphic violence, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%