Movies like Weekend of Terror

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Weekend of Terror
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Three nuns on a weekend trip are held hostage by escaped convicts.
Plot: closet, forgiveness, woman crying, kidnapper, dead woman, gunshot, nun, police officer, abduction, crying woman, desert, van, held at gunpoint, shot to death, kidnapping, police car, running, phone booth, wig, basement, ransom, disguise, police, blood

Most similar movies to Weekend of Terror

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and suspense films with plots about murder, police, blood, death, shot to death, police officer and danger mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres. Some movies like Weekend of Terror: High Noon (2009), The Mad Dog Killer (1977), Spare Parts (1979), Exclusive (1992), Die (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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High Noon
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Baltimore's top hostage negotiator embarks on a relationship with a man who could be her soulmate while racing to resolve a case that threatens her job and her life
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: bar, romance, hostages, opposites attract, love affair, false accusation, police corruption, crimes, dishonesty, single parent, tough law enforcer, stalking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   91%
 
The Mad Dog Killer
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sadistic no-count killer Nanni Vitali and three other equally brutish hoodlums escape from prison. The foul foursome embark on a savage rape, murder, and robbery spree. Vitali even abducts and defiles frightened hapless lass Giuliana Caroli. ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, gory, crime, criminal's revenge, vengeance, vigilantism, chases and races, confined, crimes, rape, danger, gang ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   77%
 
 6.2
 499
Spare Parts
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A honeymooning couple stay at a hotel in New Mexico. It all seems normal until an ambulance pulls up and takes the husband away. The wife, with the help of a truck driver, finds the awful secret to the hotel and the ambulance service.
Plot: hospital, kidnapping, ambulance, nurse, honeymoon, desert, injection, coffee, semi truck, organ harvesting, foreigner, nurse uniform ...
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   88%
    User:   75%
 
 4.6
 101
Exclusive
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The famous TV journalist Marcy Singer receives an anonymous phone call that orders her to the Blue Moon bar. When she arrives, she finds 6 corpses. Urged by her new boss, she investigates the case, and soon learns about evidence against her own ...
Style: mysterious, suspense
Plot: video camera, waitress, photograph, police car, suspect, murder, newspaper headline, rain, death, umbrella, microphone, employer employee relationship ...
Place: california, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   86%
    User:   72%
 
 4.9
 2K
Die
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Six people, each of them is on the road to self-destruction. They wake up in cells in a surreal facility, without knowing how they got there or why.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological
Plot: mysterious character, human nature, captivity, haunted by the past, confined, danger, life is a bitch, self discovery, destiny, cause and meaning, religions or cults, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   73%
 
 3.8
 191
Delirium
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An ex-soldier is hired by local right-wingers as a vigilante to clean up criminals and street people. However, he freaks out and starts killing off everybody.
Plot: death, jealousy, sadism, flashback, murder, violence, psycho, vigilante, explosion, pitchfork, dead woman, desire ...
Place: mississippi river
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   57%
 
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Malevolence
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's ten years after the kidnapping of Martin Bristol. Taken from a backyard swing at his home at the age of six, he is forced to witness unspeakable crimes of a deranged madman. For years, Martin's whereabouts have remained a ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, slasher, psychopath, bank, gory, crime, criminal heroes, village, police investigation, hostages, master criminal, hostage ...
Time: contemporary, 1990s, year 1989
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   66%
 
Be My Cat: A Film for Anne
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Romania
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An aspiring Romanian filmmaker obsessed with Hollywood actress Anne Hathaway goes to shocking extremes to convince Anne to star in his upcoming film.
Style: mumblecore, surprise ending, suspense, light
Plot: found footage, filmmaking, psychopath, obsession, slasher, snuff, psychological thriller, mental illness, violence, torture, sacrifice, monologue ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   53%
 
 5.8
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Cut Snake
Genre: Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Young, charismatic, and hardworking, Sparra Farrell seems to be sailing into a happy, respectable life. He has a solid job and an adorable fiancée named Paula, and already owns a modest house in the country outside Melbourne. The only odd thing is ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: haunted by the past, neo noir, crimes, crime, hidden identity, starting over, criminal heroes, dishonesty, male nudity, gay, gay kiss, gay couple ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   57%
 
The Hunter's Prayer
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An assassin forges an unlikely partnership with one of his targets: a woman seeking revenge for the murder of her family.
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: drug addict, assassin, survival, betrayal, escape, teenage girl, planned murder, car chase, chase, money, dog, hypodermic needle ...
Time: 2010s
Place: switzerland, france, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   43%
 
 7.3
 38K
The Hitcher
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young man who escaped the clutches of a murderous hitch-hiker is subsequently stalked, framed for the hitcher's crimes, and has his life made into hell by the same man he escaped.
Style: suspenseful, road movie, suspense, psychological, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, desert, chase, paranoia, murder, violence, gunfight, brutality, hitchhiker, kidnapping, blood, mind game ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   64%
 
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Murder 101
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Charles Lattimore, an author of a book about a famous murder trial, arranges to meet with one of his students one night. When the student is found murdered and Lattimore has no alibi, he suspects he is being framed by the subject of his book.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, mystery, amateur detective, college, protagonist as suspect, investigation, mind game, uncover truth, false accusation, frame up, police investigation, police corruption ...
Time: 90s
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   62%
 
 5.9
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Heroic Duo
Genre: Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tough cop Ken Li (Cheng) is at the top of his game, but he's going to need some help to solve a grisly crime that the offender, a respected police officer, doesn't even remember committing. He seeks out Jack Lai (Lai), a former ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, martial arts, police investigation, master criminal, protagonist as suspect, chase, tough law enforcer, investigation, murder, vengeance, frame up, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   49%
 
 5.6
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Final Score
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a stadium is seized by a group of heavily armed criminals during a major sporting event, an ex-soldier must use all his military skills to save the 35,000 capacity crowd, one of which is the daughter of his fallen comrade.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: survival, revolver, shotgun, explosion, flashlight, gunfight, panic, taxi, police station, bartender, widow, pub ...
Time: 1990s, 2010s
Place: tower bridge london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   59%
 
The Ipcress File
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: This espionage thriller represents a landmark in spy movies introducing the sly, dry intelligence agent Harry Palmer. The story, centers on Palmer's investigation into British Intelligence security. He's soon enmeshed in a world of ...
Style: clever, suspenseful, realistic, cynical, suspense ...
Plot: espionage, cold war, spy, brainwashing, investigation, conspiracy, british, betrayal, kidnapping, murder, spies, secret service ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 60s
Place: england, london, europe, albania, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   49%
 
Bound to Vengeance
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman, Eve, fights back and manages to escape a malicious abductor. However, after discovering she may not be the only victim, Eve unravels a darker truth and decides to turn the tables on her captor.
Style: suspense
Plot: captive, revenge, violence, kidnapping, van, blood, escape, gore, death, murder, woman kills a man, rape victim ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   49%
 
Death Laid An Egg
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A love triangle develops between three people who run a high tech chicken farm. It involves Anna (who owns the farm), her husband Marco (who kills prostitutes in his spare time) and Gabriella (the very beautiful secretary). Marco continues to kill ...
Style: suspense
Plot: serial killer, love triangle, sadism, panties, fondling, bare breasts, running, seduction, voyeur, voyeurism, lust, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   48%
 
Play Misty for Me
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A brief fling between a male disc jockey and an obsessed female fan takes a frightening, and perhaps even deadly turn when another woman enters the picture.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, serious, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, vengeance, murder, police investigation, jazz, insanity, paranoia, radio, manipulation, revenge, loneliness, psychology ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   45%
 
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The Stranger Within
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A troubled young man mysteriously appears in a rural Minnesota town from which he claims he was abducted 16 years ago.
Plot: hospital, hit with a hammer, psychopath, kidnapping, birthday cake, crying, mother daughter relationship, police, rain, lie, bathtub, dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   41%
 
Three Days of the Condor
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A bookish CIA researcher finds all his co-workers dead, and must outwit those responsible until he figures out who he can really trust.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: cia, conspiracy, assassin, surveillance, hitman, espionage, spy, murder, paranoia, kidnapping, chase, politics ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, middle east, usa, langley virginia, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   54%
 
Wait Until Dark
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After a flight back home, Sam Hendrix returns with a doll he innocently acquired along the way. As it turns out, the doll is actually stuffed with heroin, and a group of criminals led by the ruthless Roat has followed Hendrix back to his place to ...
Style: tense, talky, suspenseful, atmospheric, clever ...
Plot: crime, blindness, murder, heroin, disability, plot twist, surveillance, betrayal, mind game, photographer, twists & turns, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   43%
 
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Chaos
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Emily and her friend Angelica go to a rave in the woods, and when they arrive, they meet a stranger called Swan that promises some Exstasy for the girls. They follow him to a cabin into the forest where they meet the sadistic gang leaded by the ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: gory, violence spree, in the woods, sexual abuse, crime, kidnapping, murder, confined, crimes, deadly, psychopath, gang ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   44%
 
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Bad Ronald
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A shy teenager accidentally kills a mocking peer, and his mother helps him hide in a spare room in their house. Problems arise when the mother goes for an operation and dies, and the house is sold to a new family, with the teen still living inside.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, mysterious character, serial killer, parents and children, psychopath, woman in danger, death, secret, mental illness, teenager, peeping tom, voyeur ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   48%
 
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I Start Counting
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jenny Agutter plays Wynne, an adopted 14-year-old girl who has a crush on her 32-year-old stepbrother, George, played by Bryan Marshall. While spying on George in the bathroom, Wynne notices George has several scratches on his back, and finds a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: serial killer, strong sexual content, countryside, sexual abuse, crimes, crime, deadly, life is a bitch, stalking, best friends, crying, voyeur ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   52%
 
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Blind Faith
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 190 min.
Story: Blind Faith is a 1990 television film directed by Paul Wendkos, based on the 1989 true crime book of the same name by Joe McGinniss. Originally broadcast in two parts with a total runtime of 190 minutes, the film is sometimes classified as a TV ...
Plot: true crime, murder, crying man, police, lawyer, flashback, courtroom, funeral, college, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, argument ...
Place: louisiana, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   39%
 
The Odessa File
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Story: After reading the diary of an elderly Jewish man who committed suicide, freelance journalist Peter Miller begins to investigate the alleged sighting of a former SS-Captain who commanded a concentration camp during World War II. Miller eventually ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, suspense, serious ...
Plot: investigation, murder, revenge, nazi, espionage, conspiracy, corruption, chase, holocaust, german, justice, spy ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1964, year 1963, 1960s
Place: germany, israel, europe, vienna, hamburg germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   39%
 
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Blue Desert
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After surviving rape, comic-book artist Lisa Roberts is moving from New York City to small town in Arizona. But there's danger in small towns too.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: desert, stalking, love triangle, small town life, small town, psychopath, urban, motorcycle, stalker, artist, city life, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: arizona, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   39%
 
 5.4
 349
True Nature
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Part drama and part supernatural thriller, TRUE NATURE tells the story of a family reunited when their college-age daughter is found after a year-long disappearance. With no memory of what happened to her, she soon discovers that her very presence ...
Plot: crying woman, vomiting, necklace, shopping, bald man, crying girl, tear on cheek, screaming, revelation, family dinner, blood on face, nightmare ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   48%
 
 4.9
 486
Follow
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When he blacks out after receiving a strange Christmas gift from his girlfriend, Quinn (Noah Segan) wakes the next morning to find his whole world crumbling around him.
Plot: gun held to head, gun in mouth, digital camera, female bartender, dead body in a bathtub, cheating girlfriend, decomposing body, stabbed with scissors, gunshot wound, accidental shooting, collage, death of girlfriend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   36%
 
The Terminal Man
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: As the result of a head injury, brilliant computer scientist Harry Benson begins to experience violent seizures. In an attempt to control the seizures, Benson undergoes a new surgical procedure in which a microcomputer is inserted into his brain. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, deadly, imaginary, disorder, serial killer, murder, experiment gone awry, mind control, technology gone awry, time travel, danger, computers and web ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   46%
 
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