Movies like The Bates Haunting

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The Bates Haunting (2012)
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The Bates Haunting (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: One year ago, Agnes Rickover attended opening night at the Bates Motel and Haunted Hayride to see her best friend Lily's dramatic debut. A horrific accident resulted in Agnes witnessing Lily's fiery death in a spectacle gone wrong. After a year of obsessing over a murder investigation everyone else thinks is open and shut, Agnes goes to work at the Haunt in an attempt confront her trauma. Horrific events begin to claim the lives of her coworkers and Agnes must figure out what is behind all of the "accidents" before more people die.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, slasher, tense, suspense, captivating, realistic
Plot: murder, investigation, amateur detective, psychopath, crimes, hotel, violence, best friends, halloween, female nudity, sex scene, haunted house, nudity (full frontal - brief), person on fire, murder of a nude woman, killed during sex, deadly, bound and gagged, danger, guillotine, ball gag, tape over mouth, nude woman murdered
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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Most similar movies to The Bates Haunting

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and realistic films with plots about deadly, crimes, danger, murder, serial killer, psychopath and violence mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Bates Haunting: Beneath the Darkness (2011), Hazard (2013), Vacancy 2: The First Cut (2008), No One Can Hear You (2001), XII (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Beneath the Darkness (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After watching their best friend get murdered, a group of teens struggle to expose a local hero as the vicious killer and keep from becoming his next victims.
Style: serious, scary, suspense, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, young heroes, investigation, amateur detective, confined, crimes, youth, murder, social relations, small town, mortician ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
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100%
 3.5
 487
Hazard (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The television crew of the "Scary Antics" hidden camera show sets up a disturbed young man for a practical joke, but the joke is on them when heads roll.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, tense, captivating ...
Plot: psychopath, mentally unstable, crimes, murder, prank, crazy, manhunt, survival, violence, isolation, contamination, factory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Vacancy 2: The First Cut (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three young people check into the Meadow View Inn for a night's rest, fully unaware of the inn's sick-minded employees and their nefarious intentions.
Style: slasher, scary, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: chase, serial killer, psychopath, voyeurism, murder, crimes, hotel, voyeur, motel, night vision, truck driver, videotaping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2007, year 2004
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
No One Can Hear You (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Families are dying and reporter Trish (Kelly McGillis) finds herself reporting on a serial killing spree. After her daughter Lisa's (Kate Elliott) best friends are killed, she fears that her family may be on the killers list. Sheriff Webster ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, investigation, mind game, serial killer, law enforcement, crimes, teenage life, family life, murder, journalism, media, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 4.2
 570
XII (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A man found guilty of a crime against a minor is released from prison and returns to get revenge on the jury who sent him there.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, psychopath, crimes, strong violent content, serial killer, masked killer, murder, violence, escaped prisoner, chase, comeback, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Nite Tales: The Movie (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Actors: Flavor Flav, Dante Basco, Chico Benymon, Andrea Bogart, James Ferris
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, murder, heist, psychopath, legends and myths, college, storm, violence, criminal heroes, nightlife, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Trackman (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A perfect bank heist turns deadly when the robbers and their hostages flee to the abandoned underground subway station where they encounter the Trackman, a deformed madman that prowls the darkness.
Style: slasher, tense, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: psychopath, confined, supernatural, crimes, criminal heroes, serial killer, isolation, heist, violence, hostage, tunnel, burned alive ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, scary, bleak ...
Plot: psychopath, crimes, serial killer, obsession, murder, police, violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, female nudity, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Babysitter Massacre (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A group of young women teamed together in their youth to run a babysitting business, when one of their friends died suddenly the group fell apart. Now years later they are all going their separate ways as college approaches, but on Halloween night ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, suspense, tense ...
Plot: halloween, serial killer, stalking, youth, crimes, strong sexual content, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, woman in danger, kidnapping, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: slasher, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, survival, crimes, countryside, isolation, couples, murder, psychopath, fear, violence, confined, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.3
 575
Desecrated (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A rich heiress and her friends head for a weekend of fun at her isolated ranch house in the middle of no man's land. They soon find that the caretaker's dark past, has taken him down a bloody killing spree.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, sexy, tense ...
Plot: buddies, psychopath, isolation, mysterious character, ranch, struggle for survival, violence, heiress, violence spree, crimes, parents and children, forest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.6
 885
Cam2Cam (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Thailand, Austria
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A serial killer terrorizes a woman searching for the remains of her dead sister, trapping her in a web of horror and erotic intrigue.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, serial killer, track down, amateur detective, crimes, woman in danger, disorder, computers and web, misfit, strong female presence, tourist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Fall Down Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A metropolitan city is in the grip of fear when rolling blackouts bring out a serial killer dubbed The Picasso Killer. One night, in the middle of a blackout, seven strangers become trapped in an office building as the killer hunts for Christie ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, tense, captivating, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, stalking, suburbs, murder witness, isolation, murder, trapped, crimes, violence, suburban life, city life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 645
Death Factory (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A bus full of strangers find themselves fighting for their lives when one of them reads from an ancient Gothic tome, bringing six dead serial killers back to life, who proceed to hunt them down one by one.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, curses spells and rituals, crimes, supernatural, survival, reincarnation, violence, occult, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder of a nude woman, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Bikini Girls on Ice (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a bus-load of women's college soccer players get stranded on their way to a bikini car-wash fundraiser, they decide to set-up shop in front of an abandoned gas station on the edge of town. Little do they know the place is the ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, sexy, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gas station, psychopath, crimes, stalking, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), survival, violence, strong female presence, strong violent content, sexual content, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Woods Have Eyes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of young campers wander into the backwoods of upstate New York to see if Cappy's Cabin--a place they think exists only in urban legend--is real, they find themselves in a twisted game of predator and prey as night begins to fall. ...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, serial killer, crimes, survival, psychopath, isolation, forest, nudity (full frontal - brief), chase, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Abducted (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jessica and Dave along with three other young couples are kidnapped in Griffith Park by unseen Abductors and must fight to escape certain death only to discover the world will never be the same.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious, suspense ...
Plot: captivity, crimes, confined, abduction, survival, murder, violence, kidnapping, female nudity, police, forced prostitution, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 840
Knock Knock (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Knock Knock is a horror film that combines fear with revenge, hate with justice and responsibility with sacrifice. The bible says an "Eye for an Eye." Rico was just a big fun loving son of a hard working neighborhood business man. The ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, small town, vengeance, who done it, serial killer, investigation, mortician, crimes, rivalry, strong violent content, small town life, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, realistic
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, crimes, stalking, phone terror, profiler, sexual content, graphic violence, deadly, danger, profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.8
 919
Cold Sweat (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Mexico
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young man searching for his missing girlfriend. An unconditional friend willing to do anything to uncover the truth. An investigation that culminates in an old house. Inside await two brutal murderers, armed with twenty-five boxes of explosives ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: crimes, torture, violence, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, maniac, murder, psychopath, held captive, uncover truth, save the day, two killers, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Filth to Ashes, Flesh to Dust (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Purge: To put to death, eliminate what is undesirable. The serial killer known as Purge lived and died by this code. But is he dead? Driving home from a road trip, ERIC and SHELLY take a back road to avoid a traffic jam. They encounter the serial ...
Style: suspenseful, slasher, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, friends, youth, revenge, psychopath, survival, violence, rivalry, teenage life, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.4
 596
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: serious, suspenseful, rough, tense, scary
Plot: psychopath, prison, prison life, survival, serial killer, crimes, confined, life is a bitch, murder, all male cast, death row, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 2.9
 127
Toe Tags (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: The high rent district of Valley Creek apartments, seems to be a magnet for beautiful people....those who can afford to live there. But the rent has just gone up and it is costing residents their lives.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, law enforcement, serial killer, amateur detective, crimes, race against time, mystery, apartment building, nudity (full frontal - brief), police investigation, killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Madison County (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of college kids travel to a small, mountain town called Madison County to interview the author of a tell-all book on the accounts of several grisly murders that happened there. But when the kids get to Madison County, the author is no where ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, forest, uncover truth, murder, violence, graphic violence, redneck, serial murder, danger, deadly, profanity, panties ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Unforgiving (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Two survivors, who appear unwilling to answer questions, are the only links authorities have to a spate of attacks that have hit rural South Africa.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological ...
Plot: survival, serial killer, crimes, countryside, violence, murder, life is a bitch, sexual abuse, cons and scams, corruption, rape revenge, rape and revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Hitchhiker (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Four young women driving across the desert to Las Vegas have their road trip turned upside-down when they pick up a handsome, seemingly-friendly hitchhiker. When their car breaks down near a roadside motel in the middle of nowhere, they find ...
Style: scary, serious, realistic, slasher, disturbing ...
Plot: psychopath, on the road, crimes, confined, mind game, woman in danger, desert, isolation, murder, hostage, nudity (full frontal - brief), motel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.4
 414
Exit to Hell (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of stick-up kids rob a mafia run strip club and head for the border but when they enter the town of Redstone, they find that crime is a dish best served cold! Kane Hodder (Friday the 13th, Hatchet) takes the title role as Sheriff Slade ...
Style: slasher, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, crimes, cannibalism, injustice, theft, cannibal, stripper, drugs, deadly, sickle, gun action
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Dead in 3 Days 2 (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: One year ago, Nina survived the attacks of a serial killer. She wants to flee from these memories but one call at night recalls all memories and she is again in the middle of a murder mystery.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, survival, escapades, amateur detective, psychopath, woman in danger, riddles and clues, crimes, isolation, puzzle, murder, mountain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Deadly Renovations (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a small house flipping group discovers that their Hotel project may contain millions of cash hidden somewhere within, the project turns deadly.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: hotel, serial killer, treasure hunt, murder, money, graphic violence, bank, danger, deadly, drugs/alcohol, development
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.1
 4K
Lake Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three sisters and a group of their friends take a trip to the home of the recently deceased grandfather -- who died a particularly grisly death -- to learn more about the promise of an inheritance, only to encounter a family of psychos who have ...
Style: slasher, rough, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, family relations, siblings relations, crimes, lake, incest overtones, psychopath, violence, motel, family secret, inheritance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%