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Cruel Restaurant (2008)
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Cruel Restaurant (2008)
Original name: 残酷飯店
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Just what is the mystery ingredient in the pot stickers at Togen Restaurant? Those who look for the answer have a habit of disappearing. So when body parts start washing up on the beach, police trace the murders to Togen's seemingly innocent owner. But the slaughter of a few curious fans is the least shocking secret coming out of Togen's kitchen! Mihiro, Sakae Yamazaki, Katsuya Naruse and Yusuke Iwata star in this pitch-black comic horror tale.
Style: twists and turns, rough, serious, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, erotic, scary, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: police investigation, restaurant, murder, law enforcement, crimes, serial killer, missing person, gory, deadly, psychopath, cooking and food, graphic violence, danger, japanese food, sex, rape, chef, police, fishing, suicide, beach, cannibalism, fisherman, tattoo, photograph ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, rough, scary and serious films with plots about crimes, deadly, gory, murder, danger, serial killer and psychopath mostly in Horror, Comedy and Thriller genres. Some movies like Cruel Restaurant: Death by Engagement (2005), Penetration Angst (2003), Tomie: Re-birth (2001), Sorority Party Massacre (2012), Jason Z (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Eight Immortals Restaurant: The Untold Story (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1978 in Hong Kong, a grisly murder takes place. Eight years later, on a Macao beach, kids discover the severed hands of a fresh victim. A squadron of coarse, happy-go-lucky cops investigate, and suspicion falls on Wong Chi Hang, the new owner of ...
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, scary, dark humor ...
Plot: cooking and food, serial killer, murder, restaurant, psychopath, law enforcement, police investigation, crimes, investigation, deadly, goofy hero, crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong, macau
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Death by Engagement (2005)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two police detectives try to track down a vicious serial killer bent on reclaiming his mother's family heirloom wedding ring as it passes from bride to bride with the killer always one step behind, and the detectives one step behind the killer.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, psychopath, police investigation, obsession, vengeance, track down, deadly, danger, law enforcement, crimes, police detective, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Reykjavik Whale Watching Massacre (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Iceland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An epic tale about a group of whale watchers, whose ship breaks down and they get picked up by a whale fisher vessel. The Fishbillies on the vessel has just gone bust, and everything goes out of control.
Style: scary, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: psychopath, escapades, confined, slasher, ship, survival, gory, crimes, danger, deadly, death, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Penetration Angst (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Helen finds herself having intimacy problems with men. Her private parts are devouring all lovers and leaving her with an insatiable thirst for blood. In order to satisfy her cravings she becomes a prostitute which leads to a death filled tale of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, sexy, erotic, serious ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Tomie: Re-birth (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Young art student Hideo paints an unnerving portrait of Tomie, who whispers that she loves him. Inexplicably, he reacts by stabbing her to death with a painting trowel. Two friends, Takumi and Shunichi, arrive on the scene and help him dispose of ...
Style: serious, psychological, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, investigation, supernatural, ghost, vengeance, afterlife, danger, deadly, law enforcement, mind game, crimes, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Sorority Party Massacre (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In danger of losing his badge, a big city detective agrees to aid a small town sheriff in a routine missing persons investigation only to discover that at least one girl has gone missing in this sleepy fishing town each year for the last twenty ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, humorous, scary, semi serious ...
Plot: missing person, serial killer, slasher, danger, crimes, gory, violence spree, woman in danger, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), sorority, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Jason Z (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: At an exclusive, secluded North American ski resort up on Mount Rocky Summit, brutal slashing, severing and beheading on a group of teenagers are taking place and are believed to be the work of a mysterious skier dressed in black.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Janitor (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lionel is a custodian that longs for more. Bombarded with daily disrespect and insults from his co-workers, Lionel sets on a path of revenge and begins to brutally murder everyone in his path.
Style: humorous, rough, suspenseful, scary, semi serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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I Didn't Come Here to Die (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The story of six young volunteers working on a humanitarian project in the woods. Horrific accidents, rash decisions and the unpredictability of human nature leads them all to the same disturbing conclusion.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Return to Horror High (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
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Story: A few years ago, a mysterious serial-killer caused panic on Crippen High School. The killer was never caught. A movie company, Cosmic Pictures, has decided to make a feature movie about these events - on location, at the now abandoned school. Since ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 98 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 94 min.
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Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Color Me Blood Red (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
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Duration: 79 min.
Story: Gore specialist H.G. Lewis' gruesome tale of an artist who becomes a success after using human blood in his paintings.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, scary, realistic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Crazy Bitches (2014)
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Duration: 100 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 92 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Insane (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A lonely hotel by a lonely road. Sarah is lost, looking for somewhere to sleep. She's come to the wrong place. A lonely hotel by a lonely road. Sarah is lost, Jenny is looking for her. She's come to the right place. The Bridgeburn Hotel
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Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Evil Breed: The Legend of Samhain (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 78 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Camp Slaughter (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
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