Movies like The Strangers: Prey at Night

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The Strangers: Prey at Night (2018)
 5.2
 31K
The Strangers: Prey at Night (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A family's road trip takes a dangerous turn when they arrive at a secluded mobile home park to stay with some relatives and find it mysteriously deserted. Under the cover of darkness, three masked psychopaths pay them a visit to test the family's every limit as they struggle to survive.
Style: slasher, suspense, tense, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending, retro
Plot: home invasion, serial killer, masked killer, sadism, psychopath, homicidal maniac, mystery killer, murder, mutilation, maniac, mysterious stranger, violence, unknown killer, road trip, psycho, psycho killer, characters killed one by one, murderer, extreme violence, stranger, killer, death, villain, fear, insanity ...

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Most similar movies to The Strangers: Prey at Night

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out slasher, suspense, suspenseful and scary films with plots about serial killer, murder, psychopath, violence, serial murder, blood and gore mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Strangers: Prey at Night: The Strangers (2008), Hush (2016), House of 1000 Corpses (2003), The Collector (2009), Hell Fest (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.1
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The Strangers (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After returning from a wedding reception, a couple staying in an isolated vacation house receive a knock on the door in the mid-hours of the night. What ensues is a violent invasion by three strangers, their faces hidden behind masks. The couple ...
Style: slasher, scary, rough, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: home invasion, serial killer, survival, hostage, murder, confined, cat and mouse, violence, mysterious character, isolation, masked killer, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2005
Place: usa
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95%
 6.6
 126K
Hush (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A deaf woman is stalked by a psychotic killer in her secluded home.
Style: slasher, twist ending, suspense, scary, tense ...
Plot: home invasion, serial killer, deaf, trapped, survival, masked killer, deafness, deaf mute, murderer, murder, brutality, masked man ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
House of 1000 Corpses (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two teenage couples traveling across the backwoods of Texas searching for urban legends of serial killers end up as prisoners of a bizarre and sadistic backwater family of serial killers.
Style: scary, slasher, rough, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, hitchhiker, urban legend, violent, cannibalism, murder, youth, teenage life, violence, serial killer, satanic ritual, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s, year 1977
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 64K
The Collector (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Desperate to repay his debt to his ex-wife, an ex-con plots a heist at his new employer's country home, unaware that a second criminal has also targeted the property, and rigged it with a series of deadly traps.
Style: slasher, scary, brutal, macabre, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, trap, home invasion, torture, held captive, deathtrap, homicidal maniac, masked man, maniac, hostage, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 5.5
 17K
Hell Fest (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On Halloween night at a horror theme park, a costumed killer begins slaying innocent patrons who believe that it's all part of the festivities.
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Plot: amusement park, masked killer, halloween, psycho, maniac, psychopath, serial killer, violence, mystery killer, group of friends, psycho killer, homicidal maniac ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Home Sweet Home (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young married couple comes home from a date night to discover that they are imprisoned in their own house with a methodical killer inside.
Style: slasher, suspense, rough, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: home invasion, masked killer, murder, serial killer, psychopath, violence against women, violence, sadism, death, cell phone, sadist, sword ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.0
 750
Kill Game (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the fictional town of Grace Arbor the answers are never clear.Who is underneath the mask?PRANK is the story of a group of high school kids who amuse themselves by pulling pranks on unsuspecting students and teachers. They are all popular, good ...
Style: enigmatic, suspense, disturbing, rough, tense ...
Plot: sadistic killer, maniac, serial killer, prank, psychopath, murder, mutilation, psycho killer, homicidal maniac, violence, murderer, masked killer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
 72K
High Tension (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alexia travels with her friend Marie to spend a couple of days with her family in their farm in the country. They arrive late and they are welcomed by Alexia's father. Late in the night, a sadistic and sick killer breaks into the farmhouse, ...
Style: scary, slasher, psychological, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: home invasion, evil man, kidnapping, massacre, brutality, insanity, sadism, serial rapist, sadistic horror, sadistic killer, psycho killer, sadistic psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, south of france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
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 6.5
 87K
Halloween II (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After failing to kill stubborn survivor Laurie and taking a bullet or six from former psychiatrist Dr. Sam Loomis, Michael Myers has followed Laurie to the Haddonfield Memorial Hospital, where she's been admitted for Myers' attempt on her ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, serial killer, murder, hospital, nudity (full frontal - brief), stalking, psychopath, graphic violence, obsession, small town, sheriff, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978, 80s
Place: usa, illinois, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Never Hike Alone (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A hiker's survival skills is put to the test when he stumbles upon the remains of an old abandoned camp and discovers its long dark secrets.
Style: suspenseful, psychotronic, slasher, suspense, rough ...
Plot: masked man, survival, hiking, homicidal maniac, psychopath, running, serial killer, maniac, fight, brutality, murder, violence ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.6
 6K
Dark Ride (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ten years after he brutally murdered two girls, a killer escapes from a mental institution and returns to his turf, the theme park attraction called Dark Ride. About to crash his path are a group of college kids on a road trip who stumble across the ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, amusement park, mental institution, murder, serial killer, maniac, crimes, youth, homicidal maniac, violence, road trip, on the road ...
Time: contemporary, year 1989, year 2003, year 1990
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.0
 250
Exit 33 (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A few miles off EXIT 33, lies IKE'S LAST CHANCE GAS. A secluded sleepy hideaway where Ike prepares a special jerky for customers, and a terrifying secret. Ike and his son are controlled by a mysterious ghost, whose bidding lead Ike to abduct ...
Style: suspense, scary, twists and turns, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: brutality, psychopath, homicidal maniac, mental illness, psycho killer, murderer, killing spree, villain played by lead actor, bad guy wins, hallucination, villain, characters killed one by one ...
Place: michigan
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24%
 5.3
 3K
Absurd (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man has been driven insane by church-sanctioned scientific experimentation which also causes him to be nearly impossible to kill. He is pursued to America by a priest where he embarks upon a killing spree while the priest tries to hunt him down ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, priest, sadism, death, monster, cannibal, psycho killer, beast, mutant, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.3
 19K
The Burning (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A caretaker at a summer camp is burned when a prank goes tragically wrong. After several years of intensive treatment at hospital, he is released back into society, albeit missing some social skills. What follows is a bloody killing spree with the ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stalking, camp, murder, serial killer, prank, summer camp, burned alive, evil man, youth, revenge, hospital, insanity ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Fappening (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Alan Smithee is a struggling filmmaker that has had sex with countless actresses that were trying to break into the business. One day his cellphone gets hacked and naked pictures and sex videos of these women are leaked online, destroying their ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, bleak, surprise ending ...
Plot: serial killer, serial murder, revenge, betrayal, villain, characters killed one by one, masked killer, psychopath, fear, characters murdered one by one, oral sex, disguise ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Teacher Shortage (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: What is supposed to be an educational and collaborative weekend professional development session for the English Department of Prescott High School instead turns into a blood soaked nightmare when a masked killer targets them.
Style: slasher, scary, psychotronic, suspense, tense ...
Plot: high school student, masked killer, maniac, high school, obsession, violence, characters killed one by one, mystery, society, serial murder, psychopath, killing spree ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the Crystal Lake Massacres, Jason is pronounced dead and taken to the hospital morgue, where he is mysteriously revived, allowing his diabolical killing spree to continue at the camp where the gruesome slaughtering began. But this time, in ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, forest, psychopath, serial murder, murder, morgue, summer camp, supernatural horror, killing spree, sadism, massacre, camp ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984, future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.7
 265K
Halloween (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In John Carpenter's horror classic, a psychotic murderer, institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, psychopath, serial killer, violent, masked killer, violence, evil, small town, serial murder, psychiatrist, teenage life, murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1963, year 1978, 60s ...
Place: illinois, midwest, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Five friends visiting their grandfather's house in the country are hunted and terrorized by a chain-saw wielding killer and his family of grave-robbing cannibals.
Style: slasher, scary, macabre, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, hitchhiker, slaughterhouse, psychopath, chainsaw, massacre, cannibalism, murder, gas station, loss of friend, friendship, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Blood and Lace (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After her prostitute mother and her john are beaten to death while they are asleep in bed, teen-aged Ellie Masters is sent to an isolated orphanage...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Plot: prostitute, psychopath, investigation, serial killer, murder, orphanage, orphan, youth, teenage life, isolation, violence, mysterious man ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Anthropophagus (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of tourists become stranded on an uninhabited island where they are stalked by an insane, violent, and grotesque killer that slaughtered the town's former residents.
Style: slasher, disturbing, scary, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: island, cannibal, serial killer, stranded, psychopath, survival, confined, isolation, supernatural, mysterious character, on the run, ocean ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: athens greece, greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI (1986)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Determined to finish off the infamous killer Jason Voorhees once and for all, Tommy Jarvis and a friend exhume Jason’s corpse in order to cremate him. Things go awry when Jason is instead resurrected, sparking a new chain of ruthlessly brutal ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, forest, masked killer, serial murder, supernatural, zombie, summer camp, killing spree, sadism, lightning, massacre ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Freddy vs. Jason (2003)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Evil dream-demon Freddy Krueger devises a plan to manipulate the unstoppable Jason Vorhees into hacking up the teenagers of Elm Street in an effort to make people remember the name Freddy Krueger, thus freeing him from limbo.
Style: brutal, scary, slasher, suspense, sadistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, masked man, serial killer, murder, summer camp, small town, homicidal maniac, brutality, violence, two killers, characters killed one by one, human monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1973, 2000s, year 1957 ...
Place: new jersey, midwest, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Halloween Kills (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The saga of Michael Myers and Laurie Strode continues in the next thrilling chapter of the Halloween series.
Style: slasher, atmospheric, suspense, intense, scary ...
Plot: masked killer, serial killer, psycho, halloween, killing spree, murder, maniac, massacre, brutality, violence, paranoia, fear ...
Time: year 1978
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.9
 575
The Undertaker (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A deranged undertaker kills various people to keep as his friends in his seedy funeral home.
Style: slasher, surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: psychotic, stalking, strangulation, funeral, following someone, woman undressing, attempted rape, massacre, disembowelment, assassin, crazy, slaughtered ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.1
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Madman (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At a summer camp for youths, cocky pre-teen calls out the name of mass serial killer "Madman Marz". Suddenly, counselors are being maimed and slaughtered in various ways by the backwoodsman who has returned when his name was called.
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, summer camp, stalking, murder, camp counselor, psychopath, psycho, teenage life, wilderness, forest, supernatural, death ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, year 1981
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Five years after the horrible bloodbath at Camp Crystal Lake, it seems Jason Voorhees and his demented mother are in the past. Paul opens up a new camp close to the infamous site, ignoring warnings to stay away, and a sexually-charged group of ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, serial murder, murder, stalking, summer camp, crimes, mystery, crazy, psycho, psycho killer, maniac ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980, year 1984
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.3
 26
The Lurking (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Two wasteoids go deep into the serial killer infested woods of Wisconsin to party, meanwhile bodies start to pile up around them.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, scary, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: murderer, stalker, murder, trap, serial murder, serial killer, vengeance, disguise, threat, chase, mystery, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Black Christmas (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An escaped maniac returns to his childhood home on Christmas Eve, which is now a sorority house, and begins to murder the sorority sisters one by one. A remake of the 1974 horror movie, Black Christmas.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, christmas, murder, dysfunctional family, hospital, holiday, murderer, violence, mother son incest, mental institution, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s, 2000s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The House by the Cemetery (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A deranged killer lives in the basement of an old mansion and pops out occasionally to commit grisly murders that include be-headings.
Style: suspenseful, psychotronic, scary, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, zombie, supernatural, mad scientist, psychopath, vengeance, family in danger, haunted by the past, ghost, insanity, serial killer, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%