Movies like The Basement

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The Basement (2018)
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The Basement (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A seemingly innocent man is abducted by a notorious L.A. serial killer, who forces his victims to switch roles with him so that he can enact his own capture, torture and murder.
Style: rough, brutal, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: execution, killer clown, torture, kidnapped, serial killer, held captive, capture, one night, missing person, rescue, split personality, infidelity, female nudity, cheating, bare breasts, tied up, basement, unfaithful husband

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out rough, suspenseful, suspense and scary films with plots about serial killer, murder, psychopath, torture, danger, deadly and crimes mostly in Horror, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Basement: Psychopaths (2017), Hellraiser: Judgment (2018), Angels Fallen (2020), 100 Tears (2007), KillerKiller (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Psychopaths (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A sprawling, psychedelic ensemble piece that follows several serial killers over the course of a single night.
Style: tense, suspense, exciting, brutal, psychotronic
Plot: execution, serial killer, masked killer, electric chair, murder, violence, escaped mental patient, police officer, torture, sedative, strangled to death, burn scar ...
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Hellraiser: Judgment (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Detectives Sean and David Carter are on the case to find a gruesome serial killer terrorizing the city. Joining forces with Detective Christine Egerton, they dig deeper into a spiraling maze of horror that may not be of this world.
Style: bloody, brutal, scary, suspense, surreal ...
Plot: demon, murder, torture, serial killer, investigation, police, danger, violence, crime, mysticism, good versus evil, crimes ...
Time: 2010s
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86%
 3.1
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Angels Fallen (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After the tragic loss of his wife battling the forces of darkness, Gabriel is persuaded to rejoin his former team of demon hunters traveling from relatively obscurity in America to the deep unknown regions of Europe. He is joined by his estranged ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, tense, rough ...
Plot: survival, serial killer, evil, paranormal phenomena, crimes, deadly, monster, torture, blood, murder of family
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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75%
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100 Tears (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After being accused of crimes he did not commit, a lonely circus performer exacts his revenge on those who unjustly condemned him. The act sparks something inside of him which he cannot stop and now, years later, his inner-demons have truly ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, realistic, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, killer clown, vengeance, haunted by the past, journalism, investigation, amateur detective, psychopath, memory loss, life is a bitch, performer's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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68%
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KillerKiller (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In the middle of nowhere, there lies a secure facility housing only serial killers. One morning the doors are open and the guards have vanished, but a strange freezing mist surrounds the building, preventing the inmates from leaving. Then, one by ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, rough, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, mad doctor, masked man, psychopath, isolation, basement, prison, fog, stabbed to death, bare breasts, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Kill the Scream Queen (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: psychopath, danger, confined, deadly, dishonesty, serial killer, woman in danger, captivity, strong violent content, gory, filmmaking, torture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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60%
The Perfect House (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Three unique horror stories connected by a bookend story tells of the horrifying past a young couples potential dream house has endured.
Style: suspenseful, rough, anthology, suspense, tense ...
Plot: crimes, deadly, evil, murder of family, paranormal phenomena, monster, survival, overbearing mother, missing daughter, patricide, stabbed in the neck, severed finger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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60%
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Carver (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on true events
Style: suspenseful, rough, slasher, scary, brutal ...
Plot: torture, brutality, murder, sadism, psychopath, wilderness, crimes, stalking, friendship, maniac, death, bloodbath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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59%
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Rebound (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a young woman finds the love of her life cheating on her, she has a mental break while travelling across country and encounters hostile strangers and debilitating anxiety along the way.
Style: road movie, suspense, rough, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: road trip, torture, adultery, infidelity, mental breakdown, serial killer, on the road, victim, stockholm syndrome, acid, sledgehammer, bound and gagged ...
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59%
The Burning Moon (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Burning Moon centers on two bedtime stories that a delinquent brother reads his kid sister. These disturbingly morbid stories focus on a serial killing blind date and a murderous, psychotic priest.
Style: slasher, splatter, anthology
Plot: torture, serial killer, bedtime story, violence, rape, maniac, gore, shot in the head, suicide, woman shot in the forehead, axe murder, exploding head ...
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58%
KatieBird* Certifiable Crazy Person (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story follows the obviously psychotic Katiebird immediately after the death of her father.
Style: suspense, rough, tense, suspenseful
Plot: obsession, psychopath, murder, insanity, teenage daughter, father daughter relationship, torture, mad woman, female psychopath, blood splatter, murderer, killer ...
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58%
August Underground (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Imagine walking down the street and finding an unmarked VHS tape. Curiosity peaked, you take it home and pop it in. What starts off as two men screwing around with a video camera quickly transforms into an ultra-realistic torture sequence where the ...
Style: brutal, sadistic, rough, suspense, scatology
Plot: degradation, serial killer, torture, murder, rape, identical twins, basement, blood, gore, found footage, snuff, violent ...
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57%
A Darker Reality (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of women wake up in a cold cement basement. Drugged and terrified they find themselves captive to a depraved psychopath whose blood-lust and insanity knows no bounds. Police Detective Balasco and psychiatrist Dr. Metcalfe team up in a ...
Style: bleak, suspense, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, investigation, captivity, deadly, danger, confined, strong violent content, crimes, sadist, struggle for survival, chained ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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57%
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Creeper (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Heather and her friends have some devilish fun on the social website, ConnectMeNet. However, their amusement has come at the expense of a lonely and medicated half-wit, Jerry Tobin. After goading him into humiliating himself on camera in various ...
Style: psychotronic, slasher, scary, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: torture, revenge, woman in danger, brutality, violence, psychopath, serial killer, homicidal maniac, chase, violent, youth, young woman ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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57%
The Evil Within (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The sadistic tale of a lonely, mentally handicapped boy who befriends his reflection in an antique mirror. This demonic creature orders him to go on a murderous rampage to kill the people he loves most.
Style: suspense, tense, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: demon, mirror, serial killer, fear, danger, murderer, tragedy, female full frontal nudity, murder
Time: contemporary
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56%
 3.1
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Adam & Evil (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of sexy high school graduates are ready for a weekend of serious partying at a remote camp ground. Soon a murderer is on the loose...
Style: slasher, rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: survival, serial killer, deadly, danger, who done it, crimes, psychopath, isolation, teenage life, murder, confined, youth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Friday the 13th: Vengeance (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Friday the 13th fan film. Friday the 13th Vengeance combines death, brutality and creativity to bold storytelling in this dark take on the franchise.
Style: slasher, rough, harsh, scary, suspense ...
Plot: masked killer, forest, psychopath, maniac, murder, slasher killer, serial murder, danger, crimes, brutality, serial killer, villain ...
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56%
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30 Days to Die (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of girls trapped in an institution suffer the wrath of a serial killer on the loose. This campy thriller pays homage to Friday the 13th.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, mentally unstable, mental institution, struggle for survival, murder, danger, deadly, violence, gory, strong violent content, woman in danger, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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56%
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Atrocious (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Atrocious is a film that portrays the story of two serial killers, who after being arrested for causing a traffic accident, police confiscate some videotapes. These tapes contain brutal murders that show human wickedness, their background, ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: torture, serial killer, found footage, brutality, sadism, psychopath, rape, genital mutilation, murder investigation, police investigation, violence, danger ...
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55%
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The Dentist (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dr. Feinstone has everything, a beautiful wife and a successful career in dentistry; but when he discovers his wife's affair, he realizes that behind every clean, white surface lies the stench of decay.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, slasher ...
Plot: dentist, murder, mentally unstable, infidelity, victim, vengeance, obsession, sadistic psychopath, violence, hallucination, serial killer, mental illness ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, beverly hills
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54%
The Horror Show (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Detective Lucas McCarthy finally apprehends "Meat Cleaver Max" and watches the electric chair execution from the audience. But killing Max Jenke only elevated him to another level of reality. Now Lucas' family is under attack, his ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, electric chair, supernatural, ghost, danger, supernatural ability, crimes, zombie, rivalry, deadly, supernatural romance, afterlife ...
Time: 80s
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54%
Slaughter Daughter (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: After being left at the altar, Farrah has a mental break. When her mother announces her upcoming wedding, Farrah seeks help from her jailed love to plot out the perfect murder.
Style: suspenseful, slasher, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, wedding, serial killer, deadly, crimes, murder, prison, death row, insanity, mental institution, violence, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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52%
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Funhouse (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When 8 celebrities from around the globe are invited to compete in an online reality show, they soon realize that they are playing for their very lives, as those voted off suffer horrific consequences, broadcast live to the entire world.
Style: scary, twist ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: torture, rivalry, survival, video surveillance, trapped, isolation, sadism, characters killed one by one, psychopath, mercilessness, reality, dismemberment ...
Time: 21st century
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Spiker (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A nightmare come to life, the Spiker is a massive pink-eyed albino and a maniac killing machine whose physical endurance borders on the fantastic. He escapes from an asylum and returns to the small town he terrorized years before, where he slashed ...
Style: slasher, tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, danger, stalking, deadly, crimes, small town, murder, evil man, ghost, albino, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Old 37 (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two brothers intercept 911 calls in their Father's beat up old Ambulance to exact revenge on a group of careless teen drivers.
Style: brutal, sadistic, disturbing, rough, suspense ...
Plot: ambulance, serial killer, maniac, characters killed one by one, brother brother relationship, murder, two killers, torture, masked man, sadism, wilderness, child abuse ...
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Fright Fest (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Blood runs rampant on Halloween night when a small towns' Fright Fest becomes real inside the walls of a long abandoned asylum.
Style: slasher, tense, suspenseful, rough, captivating ...
Plot: halloween, survival, murder, psychopath, deadly, danger, serial killer, violence, brutality, massacre, gory, haunted house ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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51%
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Rough Cut (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Story: An Independent film director on the edge loses his funding and his marriage. In order to fulfill his destiny with no budget, he must set the scenes and abduct his cast. Film director or homicidal maniac? Castings open and he is the man to get you ...
Style: psychological, psychotronic, tense, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, film within a film, infidelity, murder, death, revenge, filmmaker, psycho killer, psycho, violent, brutality, serial murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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51%
This Hollow Sacrament (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on true events, the story revolves around the murder of four young women in Northern California in the late 1990s and the subsequent criminal investigation. The film follows the story of a tortured ex-soldier, now police detective, as he and ...
Style: slasher
Plot: murder, rape, mass murder, crime investigation, torture, serial killer, unsolved crime, blood, interrogation, darkness, mutilation, iraq war ...
Place: california
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Zombie Nation (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A psycho cop with a weakness for killing his female arrests gets what's coming to him when a pack of zombie women rise from their graves in order to get proper revenge.
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, zombie, life is a bitch, vengeance, afterlife, supernatural ability, rivalry, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Chromeskull: Laid to Rest 2 (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "ChromeSkull" is the sequel to the 2009 horror hit "Laid to Rest." It brings back ChromeSkull, who barely escaped death in the first movie and is hell-bent on continuing where he left off... and forging a new path of terror and ...
Style: slasher, realistic, serious, scary, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, survival, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, obsession, haunted by the past, wannabe, danger, deadly, master criminal, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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50%