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What Keeps You Alive (2018)
 5.7
 8K
What Keeps You Alive (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Majestic mountains, a still lake and venomous betrayals engulf a female married couple attempting to celebrate their one-year anniversary.
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: lesbian couple, psychopath, murder, psychotic, lake, mind game, betrayal, human prey, female villain, forest, married couple, wedding anniversary, boat, rowboat, most dangerous game, woman kills a man, hunted, lesbian interest, survival, lesbian, serial killer, hunting, violence, assassin, female nudity ...
Place: canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, slasher, scary and suspense films with plots about psychopath, murder, danger, deadly, violence, serial killer and brutality mostly in Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like What Keeps You Alive: He's Out There (2018), The Belko Experiment (2016), House of Wax (2005), Wrong Turn (2003), The Executioners (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
He's Out There (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On vacation at a remote lake house, a mother and her two young daughters must fight for survival after falling into a terrifying and bizarre nightmare conceived by a psychopath.
Style: dark, slasher, suspense, suspenseful, psychological thriller ...
Plot: home invasion, family in danger, survival, mother daughter relationship, psychopath, forest, vacation, lake house, murder, remote island, crazy, woman in danger ...
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The Belko Experiment (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a twisted social experiment, a group of 80 Americans are locked in their high-rise corporate office in Bogotá, Colombia and ordered by an unknown voice coming from the company's intercom system to participate in a deadly game of kill or be ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, psychological, tense ...
Plot: locked in, last man standing, experiment, murder, office, game of death, manipulation, security guard, conspiracy, social experiment, fight to the death, killing spree ...
Time: 21st century
Place: colombia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 120K
House of Wax (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A group of unwitting teens are stranded near a strange wax museum and soon must fight to survive and keep from becoming the next exhibit.
Style: scary, suspense, slasher, suspenseful, gothic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, torture, ghost town, violence, small town, wax museum, traffic jam, group of friends, brutality, arson ...
Time: 50s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, year 1974 ...
Place: usa, louisiana, new york, florida, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 115K
Wrong Turn (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Chris crashes into a carload of other young people, and the group of stranded motorists is soon lost in the woods of West Virginia, where they're hunted by three cannibalistic mountain men who are grossly disfigured by generations of inbreeding.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, cannibalism, chase, gory, danger, disfigurement, massacre, manhunt, deadly, youth, trap, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: west virginia, virginia, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Executioners (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Four female friends spend the night in a mansion. Their joy is quickly shattered when three men break in and cruelly attack them. As the night takes a darker turn, they find themselves relishing in the violence they had once suffered.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, surprise ending
Plot: murder, vandalism, loss of father, evil man, torture, trap, held captive, homicidal maniac, danger, insanity, survival, isolation ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Tempus Tormentum (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A drifter passing through a small town is drugged by three masked psychopaths and forced into a bizarre game of cat and mouse. He is chased through a series of more and more bizarre events until, in the end, he finds that this evening of terror has ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, slasher, psychological, psycho film ...
Plot: psychopath, game, drifter, survival, masked killer, manhunt, danger, murder, violence, brutality, gory
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.2
 848
BreadCrumbs (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Once upon a time ... Angie, an aging star reluctantly goes on one last shoot for a seedy Producer, on location, in an enchanting old cabin deep in the shadowy forest. While on the shoot the cast and crew encounter Henry, and his little sweet sister ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, scary, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: murder, forest, evil child, boy, blood, killer, cabin in the woods, chase, filmmaking, mystery, vengeance, homicidal maniac ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.0
 648
Bleed (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Dana is failing Biology. To pass she must attend an extra credit assignment with several classmates that will lead them into a remote region of the Great Dismal Swamp, a place teeming with life... and death. While the group keeps one eye out for ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, serial killer, deadly, danger, psychopath, wilderness, buddies, youth, escapades, teachers and students, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 5.3
 6K
Dying Breed (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the depths of the Tasmanian wilderness a group of hikers looking for a Tasmanian Tiger. They encounter a group of cannibals descended from Alexander Pearce, who was hung for cannibalism in 1824, out to find fresh breeding stock.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, scary, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, wilderness, survival, danger, rescue, serial killer, psychopath, isolation, forest, amputation, cannibalism, gore ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, tasmania
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, homicidal maniac, psychopath, danger, running, serial killer, hiking, maniac, fight, brutality, violence ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 2.8
 192
Death Trip (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Four friends take a cottage vacation in the dead of winter, seeking refuge from their busy urban lives, if only for one weekend. However, the few residents who remain in the secluded cottage town of Rideau Ferry don’t seem to take kindly to ...
Style: disturbing, psychotronic, scary, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: violence, revenge, psychopath, murder, danger, pursuit, woman in danger, brutality, friends, violent, teenager, obsession ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
White of the Eye (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Evidence of mutilated housewives points to a sound expert (David Keith) living unhappily with his wife (Cathy Moriarty) in Arizona.
Style: slasher, scary, psychological, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, investigation, murder, police investigation, dangerous attraction, danger, unlikely criminals, law enforcement, crimes, protagonist as suspect, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.3
 2K
Steel Trap (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A who-is-it setting in the claustrophobic corridors of an abandoned and locked-off office building that has several guests invited to a party by their mysterious, unknown host. Only it is they who are the victims of their crimes. Suspense and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, slasher, captivating
Plot: psychopath, captivity, murder, mind game, survival, danger, isolation, game, serial killer, race against time, rivalry, confined ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Visiting Hours (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A slasher finds the hospital where a TV newswoman is recovering from his attack.
Style: slasher, disturbing, serious, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: stalking, hospital, serial killer, psychopath, danger, murder, woman in danger, journalism, investigation, crimes, psycho, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.9
 2K
A.M.I. (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A seventeen year old girl forms a co-dependent relationship with an artificial intelligence on her phone and goes on a murderous rampage.
Style: futuristic, suspense, bleak, slasher, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, boyfriend, technology, murder, mother daughter relationship, artificial intelligence, girl, revenge, violence, cheating boyfriend, youth, teenager ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Deadly Blessing (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After her husband dies of mysterious circumstances, a widow becomes increasingly paranoid of the neighboring religious community that may have diabolical plans for her.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: voyeur, murder, supernatural, psychopath, woman in danger, occult, serial killer, supernatural ability, mind game, danger, crimes, tractor ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.7
 600
Final Draft (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A screenwriter suffering from writers block decides to lock himself in his apartment for 18 days in order to meet a career-making deadline. His script involves characters from his past, including a terrifying and disfigured clown. As cabin fever ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: losing-it hero, isolation, confined, unfulfillment, writer's life, haunted by the past, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), writer's block, surrealism, psychopath, indoor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bikini Girls on Ice (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a bus-load of women's college soccer players get stranded on their way to a bikini car-wash fundraiser, they decide to set-up shop in front of an abandoned gas station on the edge of town. Little do they know the place is the ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gas station, bikini, danger, psychopath, stalking, crimes, deadly, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), survival, bikini girl, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 6.8
 81K
Eden Lake (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eden Lake is a relentlessly tense and immaculately paced horror-thriller about modern youth gone wild. When a young couple goes to a remote wooded lake for a romantic getaway, their quiet weekend is shattered by an aggressive group of local kids. ...
Style: brutal, bleak, suspenseful, suspense, bad ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: forest, survival, torture, fear, youth, gang, chase, murder, in the woods, sadism, weekend, camping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Cabin by the Lake (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A screenwriter does research for his new script by actually kidnapping and drowning young girls. He then places them in his "garden" of other dead girls coming back daily to check on them. One girl narrowly escapes and the other bodies are ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, scary, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, psychopath, lake or river, held captive, danger, crimes, deadly, writer's life, river, abduction, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.7
 3K
Broken (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After dating a wonderful man, Hope comes back home, sees her daughter Jennifer and goes to sleep. She wakes-up in the woods with a psychopath...
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, captivity, kidnapping, forest, survival, danger, mind game, family in danger, confined, vengeance, deadly, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
No One Can Hear You (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Families are dying and reporter Trish (Kelly McGillis) finds herself reporting on a serial killing spree. After her daughter Lisa's (Kate Elliott) best friends are killed, she fears that her family may be on the killers list. Sheriff Webster ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: psychopath, investigation, serial killer, mind game, teenage life, family life, law enforcement, crimes, deadly, danger, murder, journalism ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young girl who possesses the power of telekinesis accidentally causes her father's death after a family dispute at Crystal Lake. Years later, when a doctor tries to exploit her abilities, her power becomes a hellish curse, and she unwittingly ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, supernatural, summer camp, psychiatrist, forest, sadism, massacre, killing spree, supernatural horror, telekinesis ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Devil's Dolls (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A brutal serial killer is finally gunned down in the middle of carrying out one last heinous act of bloody murder. In the maniac’s possession, a box of Guatemalan talismans, which mistakenly end up being sold as charm jewelry in Chloe’s ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, disturbing, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, tied feet, devil, revenge, obsession, serial murder, woman in danger, brutality, mystery, blood, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
 8K
The Tortured (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: An upper-middle-class couple's life is destroyed when their only child is kidnapped and killed. Obsessed with revenge, the couple seizes an opportunity to kidnap the killer.
Style: sadistic, tense, bleak, twists and turns, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, bloody violence, homicidal maniac, sadism, child killer, psychopath, child murder, confined, death of son, deadly, crimes, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vermont, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.7
 4K
Anguish (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ophthalmologist's assistant with an unhealthy interest in human eyeballs goes on a killing spree to collect eyeballs for his overbearing mother's collection. Reality soon takes a bizarre turn, both for the characters and the audience.
Style: slasher, cult film, psycho film, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, murder, theater, hypnosis, psychopath, psycho killer, evil doctor, mentally unstable, law enforcement, mad scientist, mind game ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, america, los angeles, spain, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.1
 2K
Territories (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Five friends return home from a marriage in Canada to the United States. Not far from the border, two customs officers stop them to check their identity.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, controversial, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: captivity, psychopath, kidnapping, vigilantism, deadly, escapades, danger, drugs/alcohol, survival, isolation, crimes, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
I Spit on Your Grave (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An aspiring writer is repeatedly gang-raped, humiliated, and left for dead by four men whom she systematically hunts down to seek revenge.
Style: banned film, rough, cult film, psychological, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, rape and revenge, sexual abuse, vengeance, cruelty, revenge, sadistic horror, sadism, murder, psychopath, brutality, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, england, germany, new york, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Would You Rather (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Desperate to help her ailing brother, a young woman agrees to compete in a deadly game of "Would You Rather," hosted by a sadistic aristocrat.
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, rough, sadistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, moral dilemma, danger, group of strangers, survival, deathtrap, confinement indoors, mind game, game, threat, sadism, choice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Chrissie and her friends set out on a road trip for a final fling before one is shipped off to Vietnam. Along the way, bikers harass the foursome and cause an accident that throws Chrissie from the vehicle. The lawman who arrives on the scene kills ...
Style: slasher, realistic, scary, suspenseful, mad ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, violence, torture, cruelty, cannibalism, cannibal, murder, gory, severed foot, sadism, slasher killer ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1930s, 1960s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%