Movies like Shock Value

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Shock Value (2014)
 5.7
 574
Shock Value (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Struggling 'B' movie Director blackmails a serial killer to be the star of his next film.
Style: humorous, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, scary
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, crimes, manipulation, fish out of water, unlikely partners, witnessing a crime, criminal heroes, serial killer, psychopath, strangled to death, resort, nothing goes right, murder, deadly, stabbed to death, beaten to death, shot in the head, manipulations, film making
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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Most similar movies to Shock Value

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, scary and suspenseful films with plots about deadly, serial killer, crimes, gory, murder, danger and psychopath mostly in Horror, Comedy and Action genres. Some movies like Shock Value: The Janitor (2003), The Taming of the Shrews (2009), You Can't Kill Stephen King (2012), The Happy House (2013), Bikini Bloodbath Car Wash (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.5
 476
The Janitor (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lionel is a custodian that longs for more. Bombarded with daily disrespect and insults from his co-workers, Lionel sets on a path of revenge and begins to brutally murder everyone in his path.
Style: scary, humorous, rough, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, vengeance, friendship, rivalry, crimes, college life, threesome, janitor, sex, female nudity, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Taming of the Shrews (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A horror-comedy of errors, Die-ner (get it?) explores the existential dilemma of a sociopath killer who runs into the unique problem of his victims rising from the dead...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, scary, realistic
Plot: zombie, serial killer, diner, supernatural, confined, hostage, crimes, small town, flashback, flesh eating, machete, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
You Can't Kill Stephen King (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Siblings Monroe (Monroe Mann) and Hilary (Crystal Arnette) have discovered that they have inherited a lake house and to make things even better, the famous horror author Stephen King is rumoured to live somewhere nearby. They decide to take their ...
Style: slasher, humorous, semi serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, buddies, youth, exploitation, serial killer, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), river, friends, lake, forest, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Happy House (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Their relationship on the rocks, a young Brooklyn couple heads to a remote B&B to work things out. But from the moment they arrive at The Happy House it's one disaster after another, and they soon begin to suspect they've wandered ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, captivating, tense, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, husband wife relationship, couples, isolation, resort, nothing goes right, disorder, survival, dark humor, violence, aunt nephew relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Bikini Bloodbath Car Wash (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: slasher, semi serious, humorous, realistic, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, gays and lesbians, crimes, woman in danger, absurd humor, nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbianism, zombie, youth, college, gay subtext, car ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.3
 787
Lucky (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Ever have one of those lifetimes where nothing seems to go right? Failing cartoon writer, Millard Mudd, has sunk deep into one. Living hermit-like and existing on a strict alcohol diet, Mudd's world has collapsed. But one day everything changes ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, suspense, dark ...
Plot: serial killer, split personality, writer's life, supernatural ability, unlikely partners, crimes, dark humor, one more chance, talking dog, graphic violence, solitary, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.6
 81
Trippin' (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: China, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of three friends head to a cabin in the woods for the weekend. On their way they discover an arm in the road, blood coming from something wrapped in the back of a truck, and other strange things that unfold before their eyes. They plan on a ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, humorous, underground film
Plot: cabin in the woods, road trip, sexual relations, on the road, forest, women, serial killer, gory, deadly, bar, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.1
 619
Freak Out (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two best friends, Merv Doody (James Heathcote) and Onkey (Dan Palmer), take a hapless escaped mental patient under their wing and attempt to teach him how to become a real serial killer.
Style: slasher, semi serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, vengeance, violence spree, insanity, crimes, stalking, chaos and mayhem, zombie, ice hockey, best friends, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 2.5
 150
Skull & Bones (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A Tale of Homo-cidal Mania! Gay sex buddies Nathan and Justin are united by their passion for slasher, vigilante, serial killer and zombie films. Bored and frustrated with their lives as students at an obscure college in impoverished New Haven, ...
Style: slasher, semi serious, realistic, scary, humorous
Plot: gay, murder, rape, torture, massacre, obsession, serial killer, friends, kidnapping, college, sexual relations, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Fraternity Massacre at Hell Island (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A pledge must battle homophobia and a killer clown during his fraternity's Hell Night. Several people at Felix University want the brothers and pledges of ZAP Fraternity dead, but now someone with an Ax to grind is killing them off one by one ...
Style: slasher, scary, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: serial killer, gay, island, friendship, crimes, youth, college, battles, gays and lesbians, gender, coming out, college life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Attitude for Destruction (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Hollywood Roses is starting to make it big and they’re ready for the next step. Of course all their success has come after the band killed off the original founder, Drake. Once they realized he was holding them back, they turned on him and now ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, scary, slasher ...
Plot: rivalry, desire for fame, music band, musician's life, showbiz, vengeance, crimes, artists and showbiz, investigation, murder, heavy metal culture, rock ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Crazy Bitches (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 7 girls and 1 fab gay guy plan a getaway to a remote ranch for a week of gossip and grub. They start off where they always do, old rivalries in place, extreme vanity covering great insecurities, but with a true love for each other underneath the ...
Style: scary, serious, realistic, suspense, slasher
Plot: psychopath, isolation, best friends, youth, murder, serial killer, missing person, group of friends, forest, lesbian, travel, vanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.6
 1K
Smash Cut (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Television news celebrity April Carson turns to the services of private investigator Isaac Beaumonde to seek her missing sister, a stripper known as Gigi Spot. Carson assumes a role in a horror movie in the process, eventually learning that the ...
Style: slasher, semi serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense ...
Plot: sexy nurse, serial killer, filmmaking, private detective, psychopath, partners against crime, violence spree, unfulfillment, crimes, screenwriter, missing sister, stripper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Death by Engagement (2005)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two police detectives try to track down a vicious serial killer bent on reclaiming his mother's family heirloom wedding ring as it passes from bride to bride with the killer always one step behind, and the detectives one step behind the killer.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: wedding, murder, psychopath, police investigation, obsession, law enforcement, track down, crimes, vengeance, police detective, curses spells and rituals, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Do You Like My Basement (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Do You Like My Basement? tracks how one man's creative frustration bore a need to make the perfect horror film. Stanley Farmer was rejected universally by the film world. His frustration provoked a darker side and soon cunning, guile, devilish ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, scary ...
Plot: sociopath, serial killer, psychopath, actor's life, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, showbiz, missing child, down on your luck, found footage, voyeurism, reality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.5
 540
Evil Eyes (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A screenwriter is plagued by nightmares as he writes a script about a family that was slaughtered years before. Soon, the grisly murders he's writing about starts to actually happen.
Style: scary, slasher, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: serial killer, screenwriter, premonition, crimes, psychopath, supernatural being, pregnancy, mystery, forces of nature, graphic violence, sexual content, flashback ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
All About Evil (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Deborah quickly cultivates a rabid legion of San Franciscan gore fans who help catapult her to new-found local celebrity-- business booms so quickly, she's forced to bring on a full film crew of like-minded misfits to meet the demand! Her ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, humorous, funny ...
Plot: serial killer, filmmaking, workplace, family business, dark humor, crimes, rising to stardom, strong violent content, ambition, transvestite, women, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.3
 115
Holla II (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After narrowly escaping with her life at the hands of her mentally ill sister Veronica, Monica, with the help of her Mother, Marion, has taken great measures to ensure her safety, including changing her face and relocating to the South. Six years ...
Style: slasher, semi serious, humorous, scary, realistic ...
Plot: twins, betrayal, psychopath, family relations, mental illness, siblings relations, sexual content, graphic violence, dishonesty, estate, urban setting, clown ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, miami, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Sorority Party Massacre (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In danger of losing his badge, a big city detective agrees to aid a small town sheriff in a routine missing persons investigation only to discover that at least one girl has gone missing in this sleepy fishing town each year for the last twenty ...
Style: slasher, sexy, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: serial killer, sorority, missing person, violence spree, crimes, murder, woman in danger, massacre, lesbian, nudity (full frontal - brief), voyeur, voyeurism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.6
 443
May I Kill U? (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A PC becomes a vigilante after a head trauma.
Style: humorous, captivating, psychological, tense, semi serious ...
Plot: serial killer, vigilantism, psychopath, dark humor, crimes, society, satire, riding a bicycle, psycho, bicycle, riot, internet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.2
 114
Playhouse (2003)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After years hiding in the shadows, the ancient ghosts of an old Pittsburgh theater make their presence known once again.
Style: scary, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful
Plot: haunted house, theater, zombie, ghost, supernatural, investigation, disorder, goofy hero, crimes, police, decapitation, school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Killer Biker Chicks (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Killer Biker Chicks are hot women living out in the desert flirting with sex, drugs, rock&roll and murder.
Style: semi serious, rough, suspenseful, humorous, realistic
Plot: serial killer, gang, murder, crimes, law enforcement, drug dealing, dishonesty, police corruption, motorcycle, bad girl, music band, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Gingerdead Man vs. Evil Bong (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The Gingerdead Man seeks revenge against Sarah Leigh for causing him to live his life in the body of a gingerbread man. Her only hope is to team up with Larnell who has problems of his own in the form of a magical talking bong named Eebee.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, exciting, rough, humorous ...
Plot: serial killer, vengeance, rivalry, crimes, redemption, terrorism, monster, killer, doll, bad trip, holiday horror, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Actress Apocalypse (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This saucy mockumentary follows a first-time filmmaker with ambitions to make "the greatest movie ever made," a low-budget slasher boasting a Native American killer. The director knows buxom starlets are the key to his success. But when ...
Style: not serious, scary, humorous, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, woman in danger, artists and showbiz, starlet, filmmaking, murder, graphic violence, exploitation, found footage, nudity (full frontal - brief), rock, lsd ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.2
 362
Late Fee (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young couple’s quest to rent the scariest movie on DVD on Halloween eve results in a real life horror show they may live to regret!
Style: slasher, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: halloween, supernatural, murder, isolation, crimes, terrorism, youth, stalking, teenage life, store, ghost, vampire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Among Friends (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A twisted horror about a dinner party gone wrong. Set against an 80s backdrop, the good time takes a dark turn when one in the group hijacks the evening in an attempt to help the others come clean about their secret betrayals against one ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, erotic, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dinner party, murder, psychopath, haunted by the past, uncover truth, crimes, dishonesty, betrayal, best friends, isolation, dinner, bad girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Reykjavik Whale Watching Massacre (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Iceland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An epic tale about a group of whale watchers, whose ship breaks down and they get picked up by a whale fisher vessel. The Fishbillies on the vessel has just gone bust, and everything goes out of control.
Style: serious, scary, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, confined, escapades, ship, survival, crimes, death, murder, sex crime, sea monster, serial killer, whale ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.0
 829
Blades (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: HAPPY GILMORE meets MANIAC in this gore-filled swing at one of the most popular sports today, golf. A game of hooks slices...and slaughter!!! Meet Blades, the most terrifying character ever to tear up the screen...and Blades isn't even human. ...
Style: slasher, parody, scary, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: golf, serial killer, jealousy, greed, murder, battles, psychopath, cons and scams, contests and competitions, rivalry, investigation, mentally unstable ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.6
 640
Skinned Alive (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: This is the tale of a crazed family of weirdos led by Crawldaddy who like to kill people and remove their skin.
Style: slasher, scary, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: serial killer, dysfunctional family, supernatural being, mutilation, divorce, cuckold, striptease, murder, on the road, alcohol abuse, disability, psychopath ...
Time: 80s
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Andre the Butcher (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Andre the Butcher will make sure you pay for your sins.
Style: slasher, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, survival, confined, violence spree, isolation, supernatural, mind game, destiny, murder, zombie attack, zombie ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%