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Guest (2015)
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Guest (2015)
Original name: 손님
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Shortly after the Korean war, a father and a son are wandering through the country and make a stop in a remote village, where strange and dangerous happenings occur.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, scary, brutal
Plot: father son relationship, village, musician, single father, superstition, rat, revenge, death of son, runaway, one against many, cat, sick child, shaman, boy, cooking, violin, fire, refugee, stranger, remote village, widow, tuberculosis, leper, toilet, countryside ...
Place: korea, south korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, bleak and rough films with plots about murder, deadly, danger, supernatural, crimes, mystery and ghost mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Guest: Insidious: Chapter 3 (2015), The Vigil (2019), Toe Tags (2003), The Toybox (2005), Pledge (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Insidious: Chapter 3 (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A twisted new tale of terror begins for a teenage girl and her family, predating the haunting of the Lambert family in the earlier movies and revealing more mysteries of the otherworldly realm The Further.
Style: scary, suspenseful, frightening, atmospheric, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural horror, supernatural, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, demon, imaginary, danger, family problems, ghost, supernatural power, psychic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, 80s
Place: usa
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The Vigil (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man providing overnight watch to a deceased member of his former Orthodox Jewish community finds himself opposite a malevolent entity.
Style: scary, brutal, bleak, suspenseful, rough
Plot: jewish, death, monster, death of brother, redemption, society, torment, tragic event, bigotry, curses spells and rituals, tragic past, escapades ...
Place: new york
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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: suspenseful, rough, bleak, scary, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, amateur detective, race against time, mystery, serial killer, deadly, crimes, law enforcement, apartment building, crime, forensic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 3.8
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The Toybox (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: It all began so innocently for two children growing up in the deepest countryside, their imaginations set ablaze by a book on local myths and legends. Berenice convinces her younger brother Brian that she is the reincarnation of a witch with the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, slasher, brutal, suspense ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, siblings relations, danger, supernatural, reunion, legends and myths, insanity, murder, dysfunctional family, youth, deadly, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Pledge (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Three friends pledge a fraternity that's deadly serious about its secret rituals, turning their rush into a race for survival.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bleak, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: fraternity, secret society, college, brutality, survival, party, student, club, decapitated head, vomiting, torture, bound and gagged ...
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The Curse of La Llorona (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A social worker dealing with the disappearance of two children fears for her own family after beginning the investigation.
Style: scary, rough, suspense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: female ghost, single mother, supernatural, urban legend, violence, crime, death, investigation, kidnapping, danger, crimes, family ...
Time: year 1973, 70s
Place: los angeles, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Svaha: The Sixth Finger (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Pastor Park is head of a religious investigation center that exposes cults and cult leaders. While looking into a suspicious new religion called ‘Deer Mount,’ he slowly uncovers clues that connect this cult to a series of mysterious cases of ...
Style: suspense, rough, tense, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: religion and supernatural, investigation, supernatural, evil spirit, catholic priest, child, demon, danger, exorcism, death of mother, obsession, suicide ...
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Village of Shadows (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When Lucas Frantz invites his friends to visit his hometown Village de Ruiflec, they head in two cars to spend the weekend. The driver Hugo Kerimba, Marion Valeyre, Stan and his girlfriend Katia Brezinsky follows the car of Lucas, David Fontana, his ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: village, danger, mystery, supernatural, crimes, deadly, buddies, estrangement, missing person, survival, trapped, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Plague Town (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An American family visiting their Irish roots accidentally stumbles on a horde of bloodthirsty mutant children.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, bleak, slasher ...
Plot: mutant, deadly, social relations, crimes, kidnapping, danger, youth, village, babies and infants, pregnancy, incest, plague ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.7
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Driftwood (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Riddled with guilt over the loss of his rock star older brother, 16 year old David Forrester (Ricky Ullman) becomes obsessed with death, leading his misguided parents to send him to Driftwood, an "Attitude Adjustment Camp for Troubled ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, bleak, rough, slasher ...
Plot: supernatural, survival, obsession, deadly, juvenile delinquency, uncover truth, youth, life is a bitch, ghost, mystery, haunted house, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sleepwalker (2000)
Genre: Mystery, Horror, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ulrik Hansson is 45 years old and lives a secure life in a Swedish residential district together with his wife Monika and their two children. He's got a well-paid job as an architect and builds a new detached house which the family will move ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, mind bending, tense ...
Plot: memory loss, murder, mystery, on the run, deadly, crimes, family problems, disappearance, sleepwalking, family relations, blood
Time: 90s
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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I'll Bury You Tomorrow (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Is there love after death? The small rural community of Port Oram can answer that. When deranged young Dolores Finley (Zoë Daelman Chlanda) appears out of nowhere to begin work at the Beech's Funeral Home, the local mortuary soon becomes more ...
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, slasher, scary ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, deadly, mystery, crimes, mentally unstable, gory, countryside, graphic violence, funeral home, necrophilia, body snatching ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Daddy's Little Girl (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After the police find Derek’s daughter brutally murdered on the beach, he vows to make the culprit suffer for his actions, even if that person is ‘part of the family.’ With careful research into the history of torture, Derek prepares himself ...
Style: rough, bleak, psychological, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: pedophile, death of daughter, rapist, torture, revenge, depression, missing child, grief, father, single father, tragic event, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.5
 109
Pulled to Hell (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Charles, and Kyle are three private investigators that specialize in missing persons cases. Mickey and her team get in way over there heads when they cross a serial killer who has three very nasty pets that have a taste for human flesh. The team ...
Style: bleak, suspense, suspenseful, rough, tense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Z (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A family find themselves terrorized by their eight-year-old son's imaginary friend.
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Kill Baby, Kill (1966)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An 18th century European village is haunted by the ghost of a murderous little girl.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
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Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: europe, romania
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The Dead Outside (2008)
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Duration: 86 min.
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Fear Island (2009)
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Duration: 95 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, realistic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Case 39 (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In her many years as a social worker, Emily Jenkins believes she has seen it all, until she meets 10-year-old Lilith and the girl's cruel parents. Emily's worst fears are confirmed when the parents try to harm the child, and so Emily ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, gloomy, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Delivery: The Beast Within (2013)
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Duration: 87 min.
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Possessed (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When 13-year-old So-Jin disappears, her elder sister Hee-Jin returns to the apartment of their religious-maniac mother. Tae-Hwan, a cop, who reluctantly has to take the case seriously is confronted with more and more suicides that are difficult to ...
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Against The Night (2017)
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Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of friends sneak into an abandoned prison with the intention of making a ghost hunting video, until they start to go missing one by one.
Style: scary, bleak, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: abandoned building, trapped in a building, mystery, prison visit, handheld camera, paranormal phenomena, night vision, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ghost hunter, ghost hunting, ghost, legend ...
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Duration: 89 min.
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Shiver (2012)
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Duration: 91 min.
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Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, scary ...
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Bloody Moon (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Miguel, a horribly disfigured young man, goes on a rampage at a masquerade party and rapes and then mutilates a girl. Institutionalized at a mental asylum, he is released five years later, into the care of his sister, Manuela who, along with their ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Exeter (2015)
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Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: During an all-night, drug-fueled party at an abandoned asylum known for the horrific treatment of its patients, a group of ordinary teens decide to experiment with the occult, mysteriously leading to a violent possession. In an effort to find help, ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, slasher
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Gogol. Viy (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A mysterious Dark Horseman slays young girls near the village of Dikanka, and he has already butchered 11 ladies. Nikolai Gogol, a scribe from Saint Petersburg has to take charge of the investigation, but the closer he gets to solving the case, the ...
Style: dark fantasy, disturbing, suspenseful, bleak, twists and turns
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Antlers (2021)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Mexico, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young teacher discovers that her troubled student's father and younger brother harbor a deadly supernatural secret. Taking the boy into her care, the teacher must fight for their survival against horrors beyond imagination.
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