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Sick Boy (2012)
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Sick Boy (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sick Boy stars Skye McCole Bartusiak as Lucy, a young woman who steps in for a friend to take a job babysitting a young boy confined to his room due to a mysterious illness. Lucy begins to suspect the child’s mother, played by horror legend Debbie Rochon, is hiding something—the truth turns out to be far worse than she could imagine.
Style: tense, serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Plot: woman in danger, confined, child illness, parents and children, family problems, zombie, violence, murder, virus, killer child, family relations, domestic disturbance, evil, danger, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas

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Most similar movies to Sick Boy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and suspense films with plots about danger, deadly, crimes, murder, violence, supernatural and serial killer mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Sick Boy: Nailbiter (2013), Visible Scars (2012), The Devil's Hand (2014), Ritual (2013), Zephyr Springs (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Nailbiter (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A horror film that combines classic monster movie elements set within the backdrop of unpredictable Kansas weather. Start with a mother and her three daughters forced to take shelter from an advancing tornado in a local storm cellar. What is waiting ...
Style: scary, tense, serious, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: survival, storm, family in danger, confined, deadly creature, forced into action, family relations, death, violence, serial killer, basement, monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 3.3
 566
Visible Scars (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Seventeen years ago, Mike kills a new mother of twin girls and took the babies to a house in the woods, claiming them as his own to appease his wife's desire for kids. 10 years later Stacy flees to her uncle's old secluded cabin in those ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, isolation, crimes, confined, ghost, law enforcement, woman in danger, graphic violence, mountain, haunted house, supernatural, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Devil's Hand (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Five young Amish girls accused of being Satan's children must fight for their lives when their devout community elders insist they be "cleansed" before turning 18.
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, uncover truth, missing person, possession, life is a bitch, religions or cults, woman in danger, society, social relations, crimes, village, murder ...
Time: victorian era, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.8
 745
Ritual (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A long time ago Tom loved Lovely. They were married and everything was perfect, at least for a little while. But that was then and this is now. Lovely has just killed a man in cold blood after he tried to drug and kidnap her in a motel. She calls ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: cult, murder, crimes, curses spells and rituals, satanic ritual, hotel, violence, black magic, found footage, graphic violence, religions or cults, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 4.1
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Zephyr Springs (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Dawn, an overworked single mother, agrees to take her teenage daughter, Kayla, to a luxurious but isolated spa retreat, the women believe they have escaped to a paradise of spa treatments, yoga, and nature hikes until a series of disturbing ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: resort, woman in danger, confined, kidnapping, murder, isolation, single parent, witnessing a crime, family relations, crimes, parents and children, weekend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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57%
Deadly Renovations (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a small house flipping group discovers that their Hotel project may contain millions of cash hidden somewhere within, the project turns deadly.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: hotel, serial killer, treasure hunt, murder, money, graphic violence, bank, danger, deadly, drugs/alcohol, development
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Deep in the Darkness (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Michael Cayle thought leaving the chaotic lifestyle of New York City behind for the quiet, small town of Ashborough would bring his family closer together. Soon after arriving, however, he discovers the town's deepest secret: a terrifying ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: small town, deadly creature, family relations, survival, creature, forest, showdown, resistance, violence, rivalry, ghost, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.5
 2K
The Chosen (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a child-stealing demon attaches itself to a little girl, her family is thrust into a battle against time in order to save the girl and send the demon back to hell.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, race against time, saving a life, demon, death, violence, child in peril, girl, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Kill Katie Malone (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: College students and best friends Ginger Matheson, Jim Duncan, and Kyle "Dixie" Canning, pool their cash to buy a "ghost" in an online auction. The three think it's all a goof, but once they open up the antique box to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, supernatural, buddies, ghost, murder, paranormal, afterlife, best friend, vengeful ghost, friends, youth, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.6
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The Cottage (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romance novelist (David Arquette) moves into a "cottage" behind the home of a composer and his family. He seems sweet, but what do they really know about him?
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: tenant, psychopath, family in danger, crimes, couples, twists and turns, parents and children, suburbs, kidnapping, writers, family problems, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.9
 370
Luster (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Thomas Luster is a troubled businessman who tries to make sense of a life being driven out-of-control by a force closer to home than he first realizes. When he discovers that the man working against him is another side of his own personality he is ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: insomnia, law enforcement, crimes, murder, rivalry, violence, trippy, gangsters, serial killer, neighbor, businessman, arrest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.2
 882
Long Distance (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a young, lonely woman misdials a phone number by one digit, calling into a serial killing in progress, the killer latches onto her and involves her telephonically in a string of murders as he heads closer and closer to her home in Boston.
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, scary, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, profiler, psychopath, murder, crimes, stalking, phone terror, graphic violence, sexual content, deadly, danger, profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.8
 1K
Dark Mirror (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story about a photographer who moves her family into a home filled with mirrors which seem to reflect a different reality.
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, mental illness, mentally unstable, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, family problems, stalking, supernatural, zombie, twins, doctors and patients ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Closed for the Season (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Trapped in a forgotten amusement park, a young woman (Kristy) finds herself terrorized by the living memories of the park. She must break free from the park's grasp before she becomes its next victim.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: amusement park, ghost, haunted by the past, supernatural, killer clown, clown, survival, evil, graphic violence, car, roller coaster, evil clown ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.3
 585
Desecrated (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A rich heiress and her friends head for a weekend of fun at her isolated ranch house in the middle of no man's land. They soon find that the caretaker's dark past, has taken him down a bloody killing spree.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: buddies, psychopath, isolation, mysterious character, ranch, struggle for survival, violence, heiress, forest, parents and children, crimes, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.3
 579
XII (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A man found guilty of a crime against a minor is released from prison and returns to get revenge on the jury who sent him there.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, crimes, strong violent content, serial killer, violence, murder, masked killer, chase, escaped prisoner, comeback, killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Don't Let Him In (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two couples spend a weekend in the country, only to cross paths with a brutal serial killer. As the body count rises, suspicion spirals into paranoia, climaxing in a terrifying battle for survival.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, survival, couples, countryside, isolation, crimes, murder, violence, fear, travel, violent, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 1K
Honour (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A story centered on a young woman is targeted by her family for an "honour killing" and the bounty hunter who takes the job.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: hitman, track down, crimes, on the run, parents and children, family relations, woman in danger, family problems, woman, danger, deadly, chases and races
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 3.0
 538
Chill (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this classic retro horror thriller, Sam, an aspiring writer, takes a job as a clerk in an L.A. inner city grocery market owned by the sinister Dr. Munoz, a former scientist who claims to have a rare skin condition.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: ancient mystery, captivity, crimes, store, escapades, struggle for survival, murder, rivalry, love triangle, violence, boss and employee, writer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.0
 431
London Voodoo (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When ambitious analyst Lincoln Mathers (played by Doug Cockle) relocates his family from New York to London, his wife Sarah (Sara Stewart) discovers a new disturbing power and becomes hostage to an ancient spirit. As Mathers notices that the family ...
Style: tense, scary, psychological, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, couple relations, curses spells and rituals, couples, family relations, ghost, mysterious character, parents and children, family problems, clergy, intrigue, supernatural power ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, usa, england, europe, new york
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42%
 3.5
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Zombie Farm (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hell has been unleashed on the small town of Muerto Verde when inbred cannibal farmers are turned into zombies after Taliban warriors poison the local water supply. The only hope for humanity are two FBI agents and four party-crazed college students.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense
Plot: zombie, woman in danger, supernatural, family problems, strong violent content, curses spells and rituals, small town, domestic disturbance, zombie attack, supernatural ability, wizards and magicians, flesh eating zombie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.7
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Crawlspace (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Gates family dream house turns quickly into a nightmare when their life is disturbed by the deranged previous owner who plots to retake his home and the Gates children for his own - hiding in the house attic and methodically taking out all those ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, family in danger, privacy invasion, stalking, crimes, graphic violence, domestic disturbance, uninvited guest, home invasion, survival horror, survival, struggle for survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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41%
 4.2
 1K
Wreckage (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jared, Kate, Rick, and Jessica find themselves stranded in a wreckage yard after their car breaks down during a drag race. Meanwhile, the sheriff's office receives notice that a convict escaped from a local state prison. As the teenagers ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, escaped prisoner, murder, isolation, confined, crimes, buddies, redneck, car race, friends, graphic violence, irony ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Bath Salt Zombies (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: In a punk-rock homage to "Reefer Madness," two plot threads intertwine: a hapless junkie falls victim to "Bath Salts" addiction, while a police detective attempts to uncover and stamp out a new strain of designer drug products.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing
Plot: zombie, swat team, life is a bitch, plague, cannibal, murder, violence, virus, drug abuse, junkie, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex scene ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.5
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Hazard (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The television crew of the "Scary Antics" hidden camera show sets up a disturbed young man for a practical joke, but the joke is on them when heads roll.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, tense, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, mentally unstable, crimes, murder, crazy, manhunt, survival, violence, isolation, found footage, prank, contamination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Fall Down Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A metropolitan city is in the grip of fear when rolling blackouts bring out a serial killer dubbed The Picasso Killer. One night, in the middle of a blackout, seven strangers become trapped in an office building as the killer hunts for Christie ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, suburbs, stalking, murder witness, christmas, isolation, murder, trapped, violence, crimes, empire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.3
 2K
Rogue River (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When a young woman takes a trip down Rogue River, her car mysteriously disappears. Lost without transport or communication, she accepts the hospitality of a stranger who offers her shelter for the night at his cabin. With no other options available, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, strong violent content, survival, psychopath, confined, woman in danger, police officer killed, brother sister incest, extreme violence, perversion, sexual content, captivity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Terror Experiment (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When terrorist action releases a secret government virus in the Houston Federal building, the employees become aggressive and homicidal. Federal officials quarantine the building to wipe out the infected and control the story, but a small group of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: zombie, survival, plague, bio weapon, chaos, violence spree, confined, isolation, contamination, experiment gone awry, race against time, quarantine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.4
 4K
The Pact II (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The sequel is set just weeks after Annie Barlow's deadly confrontation with the Judas Killer. In this elevated sequel, we meet June, a woman whose carefully constructed life is beginning to unravel due to lucid nightmares so awful they disturb ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, ghost, supernatural, haunted house, haunted by the past, woman in danger, crimes, violence, woman, deadly, danger, gore ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.5
 863
Lizzie (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lizzie, a young woman with amnesia, slowly comes to realize that she may be responsible for the horrific murder of her parents. After returning to the family home, Lizzie had terrifying flashbacks to her childhood, and comes face to face with the ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, vengeance, uncover truth, nightmare, haunted by the past, memory loss, murder, haunted house, childhood trauma, unfulfillment, losing-it hero, girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%