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Purgatory Road (2017)
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Purgatory Road (2017)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Helpless to stop a thief from stealing his father’s modest nest egg, Travis grows up blaming himself for his parents’ suicide. Becoming a priest who operates a highway confessional with his ambivalent brother, Michael, he offers sage advice to chosen sinners while raining death on unrepentant thieves. Into the world of this antagonistic duo comes Mary Francis, a deranged young woman with psychopathic tendencies who kills a thief who threatens to expose the decidedly un-holy siblings. Filled with gratitude, Travis invites the woman into their sacred world which begins a chain of carnage-laced events that threaten to destroy the brothers’ bloody, decades-long partnership.
Style: scary, bleak, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychotronic
Plot: revenge, religion, serial killer, murderer, brother brother relationship, priest, salvation, sin, sacrifice, redemption, catholicism, confession, murder, vengeance, maniac, psychopath, violence, youth, death, criminal, homicidal maniac, crimes, brutality, chase, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: southern usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, scary, suspenseful and psychotronic films with plots about murder, homicidal maniac, revenge, violence, death, psychopath and brutality mostly in Horror, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Purgatory Road: Kill That Bitch (2014), K-Shop (2016), The Yearly Harvest (2017), Joel (2018), Tomato Man (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: My Master Satan: 3 Tales of Drug Fueled Violence is an anthology horror film that features three tales that revolve around serial killer/druggie Alister (Dakota Bailey) & his equally demented serial killer friends Woody, Charlie and Bubba ...
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Place: usa
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Kill That Bitch (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: A methodical killer is systematically slaughtering a group of women who are connected and bound by the same dark secret.
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K-Shop (2016)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After his father is killed in an altercation with drunken thugs, Salah's world is plunged into darkness. Forced into running the family kebab shop alone, Salah struggles to manage the increasingly rowdy night life and when a fight with an angry ...
Style: scary, suspense, psychotronic, suspenseful, bleak
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Time: 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Yearly Harvest (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A young journalist named Jin Maddison has traced the origin of many Christmas traditions to a remote town in the Midwest called Selah. Years ago another famous journalist died in an accident there while investigating the same story. Jin travels to ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, scary, bleak, psychotronic ...
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Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Joel (2018)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The shocking story of Joel Rifkin, a troubled young man whose hidden fantasies of power and control combined with his obsessive dedication to prostitutes led him to embark on one of the New York area’s most notorious murder sprees, claiming ...
Style: unusual plot structure, bleak, tense, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, true crime, prostitute, murderer, prostitution, homicidal maniac, cold blooded killer, double life, brutality, manhunt, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Tomato Man (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In a small quite city in Indiana Lora comes up missing. Someone starts stalking women in the city in an attempt to calm his desires for the local news anchor Ann Marie. What starts as stalking soon becomes kidnapping which leads to the news ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psycho, pervert, small town, homicidal maniac, crimes, heroes, sadistic psychopath, police detective, who done it, manhunt ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ms. Cannibal Holocaust (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: The remaining tenants of a rundown poverty-row apartment building, one day away from demolition, suddenly find themselves under siege by a cannibal cult that has been terrorizing the city and their preacher like female leader known only as "The ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspense, bleak, disturbing ...
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Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Joker Game (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: All seniors at a high school stay together at a camp, including student Chinatsu. On their first day, the home room teacher announces that all the students must play the card game "Old Maid". In order to reverse the declining academic ...
Style: bleak, suspense, psychotronic, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: school, japanese schoolgirl, card playing, cold blooded murder, murderer, chase, murder mystery, serial murder, criminal, revenge, murder investigation, friendship ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Day of a Thousand Screams (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: TV reporter Natasha McGrath is sent to a remote area. Along with her small crew and a couple of campers, they encounter a man who watches, taunts and kills them one by one: repeatedly.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: chase, massacre, lost, stranded, possessed human, car trouble, revenge, psychopath, vengeance, death, violence, torture ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.3
 85
Hole (2010)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ed Kunkle is a convicted felon tormented by his own demons. Eve Adams is a single woman trying to cope with a tragic loss. Bodie Jameson is the detective looking for answers. All 3 lives intertwine with horrific consequences when their fears come ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.8
 17
Thrill Kill (2016)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three seemingly normal teenagers commit a heinous murder for the sheer excitement of the act & their master ploy slowly crumbles to pieces... Thrill Kill is a dark, suspenseful tale which explores the cynical relationship between three lost ...
Style: suspense, bleak, scary, slasher, psychotronic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Halloween Awakening: The Legacy of Michael Myers (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
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Style: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
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Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Blood drenched terror grips the beautiful city of San Diego as mutilated bodies begin to surface. Lead Homicide Detective Mason "Nostradamus" Brannigan believes it to be the signature of methodical killer Dante: The Inferno Killer who ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.9
 2K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.5
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Heavy Makeup (2015)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Horror
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
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Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
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