Movies like The Inheritance

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The Inheritance (2011)
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The Inheritance (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five ambitious cousins set out on a family reunion during the dead of winter. The purpose of the retreat is to secure their inheritance, a fortune that dates back many generations. Upon their arrival, Uncle Melvin (Keith David) welcomes them with open arms, but warns them to respect their family traditions. During the weekend, as each of the cousins mysteriously disappear, they learn the truth about their family legacy, blood ancestry and the ultimate sacrifice they must make in exchange for their beloved inheritance.
Style: atmospheric, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: family gatherings, haunted by the past, survival, supernatural, family relations, danger, escapades, gory, deadly, graphic violence, curses spells and rituals, estate, murder, hostage, witchcraft, snow, gun, sad ending
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and rough films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, survival, gory, graphic violence and crimes mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like The Inheritance: Deadly Cargo (2003), Dark House (2009), Dead Creatures (2001), Slip (2006), Dark House (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Deadly Cargo (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Journalist Sara joins timid Victor and pregnant wife Thais, instructors Ivan and Edgar, and local kid Drui in Senegal for some underwater exploration. When their craft blows up following a misfired bullet, they float around in the water for a while ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: ocean or sea, murder, survival, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, rescue, isolation, ship, ocean, pregnancy, man overboard ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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95%
 4.9
 2K
Dark House (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A troupe of actors hired for a haunted house attraction soon find that they are working in a true house of horror.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, haunted by the past, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, ghost, fear, isolation, psychotherapy, murder, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 4.6
 341
Dead Creatures (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of women afflicted with a horrible disease (which forces them to cannibalism) try to support one another.
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: gory, chaos, supernatural, life is a bitch, rivalry, survival, curses spells and rituals, plague, deadly, imaginary, danger, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
All Souls Day: Dia de los Muertos (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During a Day of the Dead celebration, the dead come to life to prey upon the living. In the remote Mexican village of Santa Bonita, a nightmare lay buried for over a century. But when a group of hard-partying students from the OC are stranded in ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, tense
Plot: survival, gory, supernatural, deadly, danger, ghost, zombie, human sacrifice, massacre, village, village life, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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The Black Waters of Echo's Pond (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Nine friends take a holiday at a Victorian home on a private island and uncover a game that when played brings out the worst in each of them. Jealously, greed, hatred, lust, all of the things they keep buried deep inside themselves rise to the ...
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: island, supernatural, board game, deadly, friendship, confined, danger, isolation, graphic violence, gory, curses spells and rituals, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.5
 519
Slip (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "Slip" is the story of Sarah, a young woman who witnessed her mother's murder as a child. Now grown, Sarah is haunted by her mother's memory, her restless soul, opening a gateway for the spirits of the recently departed. Sarah is ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, psychological, rough ...
Plot: ghost, vengeance, danger, murder, haunted by the past, crimes, supernatural, a vision, clairvoyant, investigation, death, mentally unstable ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Dark House (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young man sets out on a trip that takes him to an abandoned mansion that holds the origins of his dark family legacy.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, danger, deadly, on the road, escapades, estate, supernatural ability, graphic violence, mansion, teenager
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.2
 278
The Contract (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anna has a bad week. Her boss is a pain to her, as is the grocery store clerk. Her friend was bad to her, her husband couldn't take his eyes off a waitress, and her babysitter annoyed her. One night at the local pub, she tells a man about her ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, rough, scary ...
Plot: murder, vengeance, danger, deadly, mysterious character, crimes, contract killing, violence, brutality, fight, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Woods Have Eyes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of young campers wander into the backwoods of upstate New York to see if Cappy's Cabin--a place they think exists only in urban legend--is real, they find themselves in a twisted game of predator and prey as night begins to fall. ...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, serial killer, survival, isolation, psychopath, danger, deadly, crimes, forest, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Suspended Animation (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Hollywood animator Tom (Alex McArthur) gets lost in the Michigan woods after a snowmobile ride goes wrong. He finds refuge at an isolated cabin inhabited by two sisters (Laura Esterman and Sage Allen). Initially grateful to them, Tom soon realizes ...
Style: rough, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, danger, obsession, survival, crimes, rescue, mind game, serial killer, deadly, psychopath, isolation, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, amusement park, deadly, danger, haunted by the past, theme park, supernatural, clown, survival, evil, graphic violence, roller coaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.2
 814
After... (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Urban Exploration. The practice of investigating areas not designed for public use. But strange things can happen in the dark, closed-off areas of history beneath the streets of Moscow, and what started as a way for Nate to escape his grief quickly ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, psychological, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, haunted by the past, adventurer, confined, danger, escapades, isolation, tunnel, woman in danger, urban, graphic violence, underground tunnel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.7
 502
Trespassers (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Tyler is a surfer who constantly searches for good surfing spots. When he's traveling through Mexico, he finds one of the best places he has ever seen. He invites his brother Colin to join him and his friends in surfing the wild Mexican waves. ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, slasher
Plot: survival, ghost, supernatural, buddies, leadership, curses spells and rituals, isolation, wilderness, vengeance, rivalry, deadly, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.6
 3K
Seventh Moon (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Melissa and Yul, Americans honeymooning in China, come across the exotic 'Hungry Ghost' festival. When night falls, the couple end up in a remote village, and soon realize the legend is all too real. Plunged into an ancient custom they ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, confined, imaginary, supernatural, isolation, curses spells and rituals, deadly, deadly creature, escapades, danger, demon, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Haunting of Cellblock 11 (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of ghost hunters must up their game to compete in the competitive world of paranormal TV shows, leading them to a truly haunted prison with a grisly past that proves to be more than they bargained for.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, tense ...
Plot: ghost, danger, deadly, supernatural, rivalry, prison, curses spells and rituals, frame up, captivity, golden years, contests and competitions, amateur detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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53%
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Terror Trap (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Driving to a weekend getaway, a car breakdown strands young couple Don and Nancy (David James Elliot and Heather Marsden) while passing through a small, rural Louisiana town. Finding the couple on the roadside, the towns inhospitable Sheriff Taylor ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: strong violent content, danger, crimes, survival, confined, deadly, gang, gory, car accident, funeral, snuff, hotel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
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52%
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The Lost Angel (2005)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Slight off-balance police inspector Palmer (Alison Eastwood) works with Father Brian (Judd Nelson) to solve for a religion-based killer, while she deals with her teen-aged goth sister.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, scary, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, crucifix, danger, investigation, law enforcement, dealing with death, deadly, crimes, mystery, murder, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.1
 2K
Episode 50 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Teaming up for the first time for a special episode of a supernatural reality TV show, two rival crews get more then they bargained for when they make physical contact with a ferocious spirit of terrifying power. They must band together before it ...
Style: scary, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, tv show, danger, haunted house, survival, supernatural, deadly, graphic violence, indoor, media
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 2.3
 4K
Nine Lives (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nine friends seclude themselves in an old, isolated Scottish mansion for a birthday weekend bash. Cut off from the outside world by a snowstorm, strange behavior soon invades the group and one by one they disappear.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, estate, danger, ghost, supernatural, confined, murder, vengeance, gory, deadly, isolation, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe
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49%
 2.4
 4K
Demon Island (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Teens trapped on an island are haunted by a demon hidden inside...a pinata.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: island, pinata, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, danger, supernatural, gory, village, escapades, deadly, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Fractured (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film follows "Dylan White" who works as a cook in Baton Rouge. He is also in a solid relationship with his girlfriend "Brandy". Things are great until strange events prompt him to seek out the truth about himself -- following ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: dull life, danger, memory loss, riddles and clues, sexual relations, gory, sex scene, gun, male nudity, pubic hair, female nudity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans
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49%
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The Tomb (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Based on a story by the master of outrageous horror, H.P. Lovecraft, this bloodcurdling film introduces the "Puppetmaster." Imprisoning a group of people in a living hell of darkness and death the Puppetmaster controls the fate of each ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: psychopath, rivalry, supernatural, danger, crimes, survival, woman in danger, destiny, gory, cons and scams, ancient mystery, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Pray for Morning (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Looking for a night of thrills, eight friends roam the abandoned Royal Crescent Hotel, where five students were murdered more than 20 years ago. When they discover a severed hand, they conjure up a evil spirit and unleash its bloody wrath. To ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: hotel, supernatural, captivity, mystery, survival, gory, ghost, isolation, danger, riddles and clues, murder, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 4.6
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Trigger Man (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Inspired by true events...The story of three hunters who mysteriously became the hunted.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, rough, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, danger, survival, forest, deadly, wilderness, buddies, escapades, in the woods, chases and races, graphic violence, hunting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: delaware, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.0
 526
The Feeding (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A werewolf pursues campers in the Appalachian Mountains. Consumed by its legendary bloodlust, the creature begins the hunt for its oldest and most dangerous prey: Man. Special Agent Jack Driscoll has seen this before. The beast is his obsession and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Plot: mountain, deadly creature, escapades, supernatural, danger, obsessive quest, youth, deadly, special agents, survival, teenage life, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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47%
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Omnivores (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Marcos Vela is a prestigious gastronomic journalist who accepts the request of an independent publisher to write an article on the recent emergence of the Clandestine Restaurants.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, gory, secret movement, danger, crimes, murder, secret place, cannibalism, deadly, strong violent content, cannibal, restaurant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Forgotten Ones (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a devastating boat crash shipwrecks a group of friends in the jungles of an uncharted island, they are savagely picked off one-by-one by a cannibalistic enemy that evolution forgot. A horrifying action-adventure in the vein of Predator and Lost.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: shipwreck, island, jungle, danger, deadly creature, isolation, survival, supernatural, deadly, escapades, gory, cannibal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.0
 440
13 Curses (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain, Portugal
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jacobo is a young sculptor that returns to native city, Santiago of Compostela, to see his mother, locked up a psychiatric hospital for to kill to her husband, when he believed she dead years ago. To their arrival, visions of Mateo, his dead father ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, scary, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: missing person, crimes, family life, deadly, supernatural, family problems, homecoming, friendship, mental illness, danger, family in crisis, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.0
 639
Blood Shed (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Loosely based on the true events of a homeless loner who moves into a self-storage facility inhabited by a community of bizarre squatters until they are locked in for the night with a deranged female who hunts them down in search of her lost child.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, slasher
Plot: survival, supernatural, danger, isolation, deadly, confined, deadly creature, storage unit, graphic violence, stalker, homeless, prostitute
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.6
 3K
The Reeds (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A weekend boating party turns into a nightmare for a group of young Londoners when they stumble upon a terrifying secret hidden in the reeds.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: curse, boat, survival, psychopath, deadly creature, danger, supernatural, gory, deadly, curses spells and rituals, drugs/alcohol, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%