Movies like Mimesis

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Mimesis (2011)
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Mimesis (2011)
Original name: Mimesis: Night of the Living Dead
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of horror fans find themselves unwilling participants in a nightmarish role playing game that pays homage to a classic horror film.
Style: scary, serious, slasher, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, psychopath, crimes, isolation, confined, zombie, role playing, living dead, graphic violence, farm, gory, danger, deadly, gore, profanity, ball gag, bound and gagged, tied to a chair, tape over mouth
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and realistic films with plots about deadly, danger, crimes, serial killer, murder, psychopath and gory mostly in Horror, Thriller and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Mimesis: Insane (2010), Snow White: A Deadly Summer (2012), Wreckage (2010), Bunnyman (2011), Hoboken Hollow (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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
Style: serious, slasher, suspenseful, realistic, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, confined, murder, psychopath, crimes, isolation, woman in danger, hotel, graphic violence, schizophrenia, gas mask, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
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Snow White: A Deadly Summer (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A troubled teenage girl finds herself in a web of lies and deceit when her stepmother attempts to murder her by sending her to a discipline camp.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher, tense ...
Plot: forest, psychopath, murder, youth, isolation, crimes, snow white, serial killer, graphic violence, teenage life, premonition, stepmother stepdaughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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
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83%
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Bunnyman (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bunnyman is the story of a group of friends on their way back from a spontaneous weekend trip to Las Vegas, and while driving through the remote regions of southern California they suddenly find themselves in a sickening game of cat and mouse with a ...
Style: slasher, rough, scary, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, survival, on the road, isolation, escapades, confined, captivity, serial killer, easter, bad girl, strong violent content, maniac ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Hoboken Hollow (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As Trevor drifts through Texas on collision course with a nightmare he is still haunted by the evils of the war he recently returned from and a promise he failed to keep. When a stranger offers a ride, Trevor finds himself battling the brutal ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, haunted by the past, crimes, farm, bondage, murder, torture, redneck, kidnapping, hanging, hell, hitchhiker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
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Blood Widow (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Laurie and Hugh are a successful young couple who have just closed on a weekend home away from the city. Unbeknownst to them, the neighboring property contains the crumbling remains of a boarding school that was shuttered in the wake of an ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, couples, psychopath, confined, crimes, isolation, strong violent content, boarding school, friends, buddies, abandoned building ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Reality Check (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four young women and three young men, totally strangers to each other, are sent to an isolated house with the crew members of a reality show to stay living together for three months without any means of communication with the exterior, and in the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, slasher, scary
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, contests and competitions, strong sexual content, prize money, isolation, sexual relations, media satire, farm, graphic violence, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Hitchhiker (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Four young women driving across the desert to Las Vegas have their road trip turned upside-down when they pick up a handsome, seemingly-friendly hitchhiker. When their car breaks down near a roadside motel in the middle of nowhere, they find ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: psychopath, on the road, crimes, confined, mind game, woman in danger, desert, isolation, murder, serial killer, hitchhiker, christmas ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
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59%
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Evil Eyes (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A screenwriter is plagued by nightmares as he writes a script about a family that was slaughtered years before. Soon, the grisly murders he's writing about starts to actually happen.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: serial killer, screenwriter, premonition, crimes, psychopath, writer's block, supernatural being, pregnancy, mystery, forces of nature, graphic violence, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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, suspense, tense ...
Plot: murder, crimes, curses spells and rituals, satanic ritual, cult, hotel, violence, black magic, graphic violence, religions or cults, danger, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Devil's Ground (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While traveling from California to Bangor through a lonely road, Carrie Mitchel is advised by the gas station attendant Jimmy to rest in a hotel; however, she decides to continue driving through the night and almost hits a wounded teenage girl with ...
Style: slasher, realistic, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, violence spree, survival, crimes, murder, masked killer, redneck, sex scene, ghost, empire, serial killer, forest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Blood Runs Cold (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Winona, a successful artist looking to get away from her stressful life. Her manager rents her a house in her home town where she runs in to an old boyfriend. They go back to the house, only to find out it is not as empty as they assumed.
Style: slasher, suspense, suspenseful, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, winter, psychopath, woman in danger, isolation, strong violent content, female nudity, survival, home invasion, masked killer, snow, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Psycho Ward (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of urban researchers set about exploring an abandoned psychiatric hospital with a terrible history, but are they prepared for the horrifying, possibly supernatural secrets hidden within its crumbling walls? No sooner do they get there than ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, survival, psychopath, crimes, confined, isolation, characters killed one by one, abandoned hospital, escaped mental patient, masked killer, casual sex, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
American Nightmare (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A deranged female serial killer stalks seven young people whom phone a radio call-in show to discuss their darkest fears and a night-long game of cat-and-mouse is put into motion by the darkly sinister-looking murderess.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious ...
Plot: halloween party, murder, halloween, serial killer, female psychopath, psychopath, crimes, chaos and mayhem, destiny, sister sister relationship, bad girl, cowardice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Hayride 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The end of one journey only marks the beginning of another as Detective Loomis returns to uncover the truth behind the Legend of Pitchfork.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious ...
Plot: uncover truth, murder, psychopath, violence spree, law enforcement, crimes, strong violent content, legend, killer, chase, violence, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alabama
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Deadly Weekend (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two young couples take one last trip to the country before moving to different cities. Unfortunately, when secrets come out and jealously takes a toll the weekend takes an unexpected and deadly turn for the worst.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, slasher, suspense ...
Plot: strong violent content, forest, survival, psychopath, isolation, confined, group of friends, murder, trap, lesbian, bondage, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, realistic
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, crimes, stalking, phone terror, profiler, sexual content, graphic violence, deadly, danger, profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: slasher, serious, scary, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, confined, escapades, ship, survival, crimes, murder, death, whale, massacre, serial killer, sex crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Kill the Scream Queen (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: scary, realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
Plot: serial killer, bondage, torture, confined, psychopath, strong violent content, dishonesty, filmmaking, captivity, woman in danger, satire, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.5
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Meadowoods (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a sleepy and uneventful small town, three college students, bored and desperate to make their mark, plot a savage and merciless murder. Electing to keep a video journal to memorialize their bizarre pact, they plot in secret, devising a homemade ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: found footage, friends, murder, college, crime gone awry, abduction, isolation, forest, confined, crimes, psychopath, captivity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Sea of Fear (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: College athlete Lance and his friend Tom meet Tom's girlfriend Kate and her friend Ashley in a marina to travel on a rented boat on a leisure trip. The Captain brings his navigator and first mate Joel and another unexpected passenger, Derek, ...
Style: slasher, tense, psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night, teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, survival, psychopath, mysterious character, ship, cruise, violence, serial killer, graphic violence, escapades, crimes, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Night of the Living Dead 3D (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Both an homage to and a re-imagining of the original 1968 film, this update follows a group of survivors trapped in a farmhouse battling a siege of undead zombies....in 3D!
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, dark, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, isolation, living dead, mortician, zombie attack, virus, empire, farm, chaos, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.3
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Death Factory (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A bus full of strangers find themselves fighting for their lives when one of them reads from an ancient Gothic tome, bringing six dead serial killers back to life, who proceed to hunt them down one by one.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, curses spells and rituals, crimes, supernatural, survival, reincarnation, violence, abusive relationship, jack the ripper, occult, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 3.4
 740
Live Animals (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of college kids must decide what price they will pay to gain their freedom after being kidnapped by a ruthless White Slave trader.
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: kidnapping, isolation, prison life, tough heroes, psychopath, prison, confined, serial killer, bad guy wins, bondage, animal life, college ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.1
 4K
7 Below (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story centers on a group of strangers trapped in a time warp house where a terrible event transpired exactly 100 years prior.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, psychological
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, confined, isolation, murder, supernatural, time warp, killer child, group sex, sexual content, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Someone's Knocking at the Door (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Returning to the same medical school where they were test subjects years before, two twisted serial killers use brutal sex acts to kill off a group of med students.
Style: slasher, semi serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, doctors and patients, murder, male nudity, crimes, school, sexual abuse, murder investigation, drugs, female nudity, murderous pair ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: island, supernatural, friendship, isolation, confined, graphic violence, curses spells and rituals, board game, redneck, violence spree, domestic disturbance, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Suicide Girls Must Die! (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When twelve nude models for the infamous SuicideGirls.com begin disappearing from a remote cabin, the calendar video they are shooting becomes the first reality horror movie.
Style: semi serious, tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: missing person, murder, psychopath, sexual content, reality, fashion, isolation, confined, crimes, found footage, tattooed woman, fashion model ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.2
 574
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, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, psychopath, crimes, strong violent content, serial killer, masked killer, murder, violence, chase, escaped prisoner, comeback, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Crazy Bitches (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 7 girls and 1 fab gay guy plan a getaway to a remote ranch for a week of gossip and grub. They start off where they always do, old rivalries in place, extreme vanity covering great insecurities, but with a true love for each other underneath the ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: psychopath, isolation, best friends, youth, murder, serial killer, group of friends, missing person, forest, vanity, lesbian, travel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%