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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, revenge, rat, death of son, one against many, runaway, cat, shaman, boy, cooking, fire, stranger, tuberculosis, leper, omen, celebration, widow, toilet, torch, aerial shot, refugee ...
Place: south korea, korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and rough films with plots about danger, deadly, murder, supernatural, crimes, death and mystery mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Guest: The Village of Shadows (2010), Insidious: Chapter 3 (2015), 11-11-11: The Prophecy (2011), Case 39 (2009), The Curse of La Llorona (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: offbeat, atmospheric, serious, mind bending, bleak ...
Plot: village, deadly, buddies, supernatural, danger, estrangement, crimes, village life, mystery, missing person, lucifer
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, serious, surprise ending, frightening ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, family relations, nightmare comes true, family problems, deadly, family in danger, danger, imaginary, parents and children, domestic disturbance, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
11-11-11: The Prophecy (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the death of his wife and child, an author travels to Barcelona to see his estranged brother and dying father, where he learns that his life is plagued by events that occur on 11/11/11.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, curses spells and rituals, danger, estrangement, writer's life, sibling relationship, brother brother relationship, self sacrifice, father son relationship, church, religions or cults, pentagram ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 2011
Place: barcelona spain, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.2
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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: suspenseful, scary, psychological, bleak, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: child abuse, supernatural, evil child, danger, mysterious character, demons, social worker, mental institution, uncover truth, murder, woman in danger, domestic disturbance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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, suspenseful, bleak, rough, suspense
Plot: single mother, supernatural, violence, death, crime, female ghost, urban legend, danger, investigation, kidnapping, parents and children, civil servant ...
Time: year 1973
Place: los angeles, mexico
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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, tense, rough
Plot: murder, homicidal maniac, supernatural horror, love hate, mystery, psychopathic killer
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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2 Bedroom 1 Bath (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young couple moves into what appears to be the perfect home, but when they discover that they will soon become parents, things begin to fall apart. Rachel, the expectant mother, is haunted by a ghost in a red dress, while Kevin, the soon to be ...
Style: scary, bleak, rough, suspenseful, enigmatic
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The Dead Outside (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A neurological pandemic has consumed the population. Drug-resistance has mutated the virus into a ravaging psychological plague, rendering the 'the dying' desperate, paranoid and violent
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: isolation, plague, mysterious character, bereavement, farmhouse, danger, mutant, gory, life is a bitch, chaos and mayhem, survival, virus ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Asylum (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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: suspenseful, rough, bleak, exciting
Plot: possession, ghost, abandoned hospital, murder, demon, secret, party, friendship, characters killed one by one, trapped, chase, alcohol ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Rise of the Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: In the sleepy small town of Dudley, Ohio, a terrifying future awaits. Laura is almost raped by a normal lawyer who appears to have gone crazy. When her boyfriend, Jack Walther saves her by running him over with her car, the cops don't buy the ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: pregnancy, ghost, babies and infants, crimes, deadly creature, mystery, parents and children, deadly, small town life, supernatural, danger, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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: scary, rough, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: murder, race against time, deadly, law enforcement, mystery, crimes, crime, investigation, amateur detective, serial killer, autopsy, dead woman on bed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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, bleak, realistic, scary ...
Plot: violence, danger, obsession, serial killer, psychopath, deadly, crimes, murder, police, blood, female nudity, sex
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Possessed (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 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 ...
Style: serious, mind bending, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: mystery, crimes, ghost, life turned upside down, religions or cults, who done it, danger, missing person, supernatural, police investigation, missing child, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.2
 4K
Fear Island (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five students on spring break meet at a secluded island cabin for a weekend getaway. Stranded on the island they become the prey of a mysterious killer who seems bent on revenge for something the friends have done.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: island, danger, stowaway, deadly, mystery, vengeance, riddles and clues, inventions and discoveries, ship, crimes, nightmare, cleavage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.8
 24K
Valentine (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Five friends are stalked and murdered by a masked assailant while preparing for Valentine's Day.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, psychopath, mystery killer, woman in danger, danger, violence against women, valentine's day, gory, revenge, school ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Secret Village (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Greg,an unsuccessful screenwriter and Rachel,a beautiful journalist research an outbreak of mass hysteria in a small village. They start to uncover a secret about ergot poisoning that has affected this village for years. But the cult activity has ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious
Plot: village, mystery, uncover truth, media, supernatural, journalism, deadly, haunted by the past, investigation, village life, social relations, hysteria ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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 ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, bleak ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, violence, party, mental institution, danger, woman in danger, youth, crimes, rape, dangerous attraction, mental patient ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Cry for the Strangers (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The little coastal town of Clark's Harbor seems like the perfect place for psychiatrist Brad Russell and his wife to get a little peace and spend more time with each other. But the locals don't seem very friendly and, every time a storm ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, mind bending, realistic
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Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Whispering Corridors (1998)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: While investigating the school files, the frightened teacher Mrs. Park startles and calls the young teacher Eun-young Hur, telling her that the deceased Jin-ju Jang is back. The line dies and Mrs. Park is attacked and killed by a ghost. On the next ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, enigmatic, bleak, serious
Audience: teens
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Time: 90s
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Sinister (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, murder, haunted house, ghost, family in danger, attic, fear, danger, evil force, filmed killing, investigation, crime ...
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Place: pennsylvania, usa, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Rite (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Seminary student Michael Kovak (Colin O'Donoghue) reluctantly attends exorcism school at the Vatican. While he’s in Rome, Michael meets an unorthodox priest, Father Lucas (Anthony Hopkins), who introduces him to the darker side of his faith, ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, bleak, tense ...
Plot: clergy, supernatural, church, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, teachers and students, vatican, seminary, exorcism, power relations, supernatural ability, catholicism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Die! Die! My Darling! (1965)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young woman is terrorized by her fiance's demented mother who blames her for her son's death.
Style: tense, scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: village, religious fanatic, insanity, confinement indoors, danger, woman in danger, crimes, confined, dealing with death, mentally unstable, captivity, deadly ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Lost Place (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: While on a GPS treasure hunt in the Palatinate forest four teenagers come across an old US military radio tower station. Back in the days of the Cold War it was part of a secret military program that produced horrific side effects, but has long ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, enigmatic, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: treasure hunt, mystery, youth, danger, buddies, abandoned building, group of friends, road trip, forest, military base, bio weapon, game ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Gogol. Viy (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 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: disturbing, suspenseful, bleak, twists and turns
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Crowsnest (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In late summer of 2011, five young friends on a road trip went missing after being attacked by nomadic cannibals in a huge RV. Video was recorded by the victims & recovered by police as evidence in their still-unsolved murders.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, rough, bleak ...
Plot: murder, on the road, mystery, escapades, friendship, survival, crimes, confined, wilderness, danger, isolation, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.0
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Autopsy (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Emily Johnson, her boyfriend Bobby and their friends Clare and Jude are recent college grads driving cross-country, taking a last vacation together before they face the "real" world. An accident leaves them hurt and stranded on a lonely ...
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hospital, psychopath, ghost, danger, gory, evil doctor, group of friends, murder, fight, youth, torture, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.4
 35K
Blood Paradise (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of young backpackers' vacation turns sour when a bus accident leaves them marooned in a remote Brazilian rural area that holds an ominous secret.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, black market, gory, survival, chase, slasher, transplant, bondage, torture, murder, violence, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america, argentina, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.4
 37K
The Messengers (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the Solomons trade in the craziness of big-city life for the quiet of a North Dakota farm, little do they expect the nightmare that follows. Soon after arriving, teenage Jess (Kristen Stewart) and her younger brother see terrifying apparitions ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: haunted house, murder, ghost, supernatural, child murder, death threat, uncover truth, mystery, family in danger, haunted by the past, family life, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north dakota, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.4
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Pledge (2018)
Genre: Horror, 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, tunnel, eaten alive, vomiting, college freshman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Killer Toon (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A series of murders resembling Ji-yoon’s horror webcomic drawings occur and detective Ki-chul unravels the terrifying truth of the comics himself.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, sinister ...
Plot: ghost, law enforcement, deadly, imaginary, artists and showbiz, crimes, police investigation, supernatural, danger, woman in danger, murder, strange person ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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