Movies like The Legend of DarkHorse County

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The Legend of DarkHorse County (2014)
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The Legend of DarkHorse County (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: As Jon (Shawn Welling / Michael Biehn) and Joy Ford (Tory Tompkins) move into the small town of DarkHorse, mysterious and supernatural occurrences threaten to tear the town apart. Teenage girl abductions and a chain of serial killings force good-ol'-boy Sheriff McElroy (Lee Majors / Larry Wade Carrell), the town's rugged symbol of justice, to use any means necessary to keep his beloved town from tumbling into chaos, and when Joy's nieces (Olivia 'ChaChi' Gonzales and Presley Bishop) are kidnapped, they must race to find the abductor and in turn come face to face with a monster.
Style: tense, unusual plot structure, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: abduction, murder mystery, doll, mythology, small town, serial killer, maniac, police, kidnapping, danger, teenage life, youth, young woman, violence, obsession, homicidal maniac, psychopath, brutality, pursuit, chase, who done it, deadly, disguise, police detective, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, scary and disturbing films with plots about murder, serial killer, violence, psychopath, brutality, violent and maniac mostly in Thriller, Horror and Action genres. Some movies like The Legend of DarkHorse County: Amuse Me (2013), Taught in Cold Blood (2017), Final Move (2013), Captured (2017), Manhole (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Amuse Me (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Captives find themselves at the mercy of a lunatic who dresses like a clown. He does not seem to be aware that his amusement is terrifying to the victims who are forced to participate in his games of degradation. As frightening as his lack of ...
Style: scary, psychotronic, slasher, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, evil clown, murder, rape, voyeur, masked killer, maniac, killing spree, brutality, woman in danger, danger, homicidal maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Taught in Cold Blood (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A troubled teen is torn between a girl who loves him and a mysterious stranger who pushes him to kill.
Style: disturbing, suspense, scary, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, stalking, matricide, death, psychopath, violent, youth, killing spree, chase, revenge, threat ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 4.5
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Final Move (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: To save his daughter's life and restore his reputation, disgraced ex-detective Nick Mathers must catch the sadistic Grand Master killer before time runs out, and the final piece is taken in the deadly game of chess.
Style: tense, suspense, unusual plot structure, slasher, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, revenge, murder, murder investigation, police officer, disguise, death of daughter, homicidal maniac, police investigation, violence, masked killer, serial murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
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 4.7
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Captured (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A weekend getaway to shoot a music video turns into a nightmare for a rock'n roll band when they become the crazed obsession of an escaped convict that is purposely targeting the female lead of the band.
Style: psychotronic, tense, suspense, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, serial killer, violence, youth, teenager, murder, friendship, deadly, masked killer, paranoia, pursuit, homicidal maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Manhole (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young girl (Kim Sae-Ron) is kidnapped by a serial killer (Jung Kyoung-Ho). The serial killer uses manholes to kidnap and kill his victims. The young girl's older sister (Jung Yu-Mi) tries to save her before it's too late.
Style: slasher, suspense, tense, psychotronic, suspenseful ...
Plot: missing person, serial killer, sewer, deaf, kidnapping, violent, woman in danger, sister, obsession, sisters, danger, deadly ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
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I Spill Your Guts (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two friends Dennis and Joe join the military together. While on a routine mission, the two are quickly surrounded by enemy fire. When Joe stands up in the line of fire to run, Dennis pushes him out of the way and takes a bullet in the throat. Dennis ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, psychological, tense, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, exploitation, rape, sexual favor, military, obsession, revenge, danger, vengeance, disguise, deadly, maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 3.9
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After Dark (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Spring break for seven college students is derailed with one wrong turn. A flat tire on a deserted road leaves them stranded after dark in the company of a menacing drifter who may or may not be trying to help.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, bleak, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: spring break, psychopath, murder, brutality, danger, violence, teenage life, crimes, mystery, chase, maniac, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Anniversary at Shallow Creek (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six best friends find themselves at the wrong place at the wrong time. They fight for their lives against a serial killer who has more in store for them than death.
Style: suspense, slasher, scary, psychotronic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, friendship, characters killed one by one, maniac, violence, psychopath, danger, death, classmate, revenge, violent, mystery ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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: scary, psychotronic, slasher, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, tied feet, devil, revenge, serial murder, homicidal maniac, kidnapped daughter, maniac, disguise, woman in danger, teenager ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.3
 2K
Hunted (2020)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Belgium, France, Ireland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman flees two serial killers who are hot on her heels in a forest.
Style: disturbing, suspense, exciting, psychological, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: forest, psychopath, survival, murder, serial killer, woman in danger, violence, maniac, brutality, pursuit, boyfriend, violent ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 2.7
 233
The Mad Hatter (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An eccentric professor takes four of his students to the mansion of the “Mad Hatter”, an urban legend driven insane by mercury poisoning and grief. He says that there’s nothing to worry about now: the strange, shambling “caretakers” that ...
Style: fairy tale, bleak, disturbing, scary, slasher ...
Plot: murder, danger, brutality, deadly, youth, psychopath, violence, teenage life, vengeance, high school student, crimes, killing spree ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 4.5
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Women (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Iceland, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A small town detective while investigating the disappearance of a local woman comes across an unassuming Sociology professor who is hiding a secret life.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, abduction, police procedural, police investigation, murder investigation, hostage, track down, deadly, danger, violence, instructor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 1.8
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Joker's Wild (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: After a clown-masked assailant guns down Aurora's Place, the resident theater owner fights to re-open her business.
Style: scary, psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: killer clown, murder, mass murder, massacre, masked killer, psychopath, homicidal maniac, brutality, violence, serial killer, violent, maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Crush the Skull (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A couple of master thieves find themselves trapped within a house they intended to rob, only to discover they've inadvertently wandered into the lair of a deranged serial killer.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, psychotronic, tense ...
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Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 4.7
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Hangman (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Returning from vacation, the Miller family find their home has been broken into. After cleaning up the mess they continue with their lives, shaking off the feeling of being violated. But little do they know the nightmare has just begun.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic, suspense ...
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Place: britain
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The Victim (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Annie's (Jennifer Blanc) life is in jeopardy after she's witnessed the horrific rape and murder of her closest friend. Fleeing from two attackers (Ryan Honey, Denny Kirkwood) she stumbles across kyle (Michael Biehn), a recluse living in ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, rough, suspenseful, sexy ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Prom Ride (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's the end of the school year for a group of high school friends. Their senior prom was to be a night of elegance, rejoicing and celebrating, but when a psychotic killer hijacks their stretch limo, he is determined to have them Dead On ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, scary, suspense, tense ...
Plot: prom, survival, serial killer, maniac, pursuit, violent, youth, brutality, serial murder, mystery, vengeance, homicidal maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Barber (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Eugene is a small town barber, beloved by the local community, but hiding a deadly secret. John is hunting for a serial killer not to expose him but to learn the business! They form a twisted bond and turn the town upside down as Eugene teaches John ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, twists and turns
Plot: obsession, murder, mind game, serial killer, crimes, deadly, small town, investigation, hairdresser, undercover, shovel, buried alive ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 2.7
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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, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: revenge, danger, pursuit, friends, woman in danger, violence, brutality, murder, psychopath, characters killed one by one, paranoia, maniac ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.8
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Simon (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An investigative Journalist thinks she's found a killer, and breaks into his place to find the evidence. Only when he come's back it becomes a game of cat and mouse with deadly consequences.
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, british, blood, kidnapping, violence, who done it, investigation, murder investigation, murderer, serial killer, chase, serial murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.9
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Evil Deeds (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A Thief encounters a strange old Hermit who tells him tales of Evil Deeds - including a Detective's search for a escaped mental patient, a tale of young lady and her new beau who arrange to have her abusive father killed and the body disposed ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspenseful, suspense, slasher ...
Plot: revenge, serial killer, mental patient, zombie, alien technology, woman in danger, murder, brutality, danger, psychopath, violence, peril ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Rift (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Several college students are brutally murdered in a small college town an the killer is still on the loose...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense, tense, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, mental institution, missing woman, murder, woman in danger, serial murder, mystery killer, violence, danger, mystery, who done it, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Hitchhiker Massacre (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Beautiful, young hitchhiker Sally (Ely LaMay), attempts to survive the night while making her way back home as a sadistic killer and cannibalistic madman (John Blyth Barrymore) haunts the desert highways, probing for fresh roadkill.
Style: slasher, scary, psychotronic, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: crazy, serial killer, violence, brutality, cannibal, murder, psychopath, maniac, blood, friends, homicidal maniac, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Halloween Horror Tales (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A movie featuring four stories. First is about a psychotic killer clown stalking a young woman. In the second a scream queen gets more than she bargained for when she is interviewed by a TV talk show hostess. The third is a nature run amok tale and ...
Style: suspense, anthology, scary, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, killer clown, fbi, evil clown, clown, hostess, violence, maniac, serial killer, obsession, masked killer, brutality ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
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Disposable (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: What if a man with a mental condition, living in a fantasy world and detached from all emotional responsibility, is in real life the prime suspect for a series of murders targeting young women? Bill Thompson awakens to reality when forced to ...
Style: contemplative, unusual plot structure, psychological, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, murder of a woman, falsely accused, uncover truth, false accusation, violence, death, evidence, suspicion, track down, murder investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Demons Never Die (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a young girl takes her own life, Archie and the other Suicide Kids decide to follow her lead and form a pact. But as the group begin to die on by one, Archie realises that they have all become the target of a masked killer and that his ...
Style: slasher, suspense, psychotronic, psychological, scary ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, blood, sex scene, characters killed one by one, violence, who done it, death, brutality, maniac, vengeance, disguise ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.6
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Shadow of Fear (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a new boy is employed to work in a coffee shop, he turns out to be a schizophrenic who refuses to take his medication, and makes the life of the popular young waitress who works there a misery.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: stalking, mental illness, obsession, danger, woman in danger, crimes, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, psychopath, cafe, boy
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.3
 317
Take Back (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Following the abduction of her daughter, Zara does all she can to get her back. However, when she discovers that she has been targeted by crime boss Patrick, who she has previous dealings with, Zara realises that her troubled past will be used ...
Style: tense, exciting, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: child abduction, kidnapping, crimes, deadly, chases and races, family relations, heroes, danger, chase, daring rescue, abduction, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.2
 296
Capps Crossing (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: David has lost his girlfriend and his mind. Capps Crossing is his only refuge. When six hikers make the mistake of choosing Capps Crossing to spend the weekend, David will stop at nothing to make sure they never come back.
Style: suspense, slasher, disturbing, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: violence, murder, camping, hiking, serial killer, fight, death, violent, revenge, serial murder, woman in danger, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.7
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Criticsized (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A serial killer taunts police while increasing the body count on live streaming TV.
Style: psychotronic, exciting, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
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Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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