Movies like The Boy Behind the Door

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The Boy Behind the Door (2020)
 5.6
 4K
The Boy Behind the Door (2020)
Original name: The Boy Behind The Door
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After Bobby and his best friend Kevin are kidnapped and taken to a strange house in the middle of nowhere, Bobby manages to escape. But as he starts to make a break for it, he hears Kevin’s screams for help and realizes he can’t leave his friend behind.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense, disturbing
Plot: kidnapping, friendship, friends, maniac, psychopath, violence, youth, death, crimes, child murderess, mystery, brutality, chase, fear, teenage life, vengeance, violent, police officer, safe, female killer, police officer killed, axe murder, danger, deadly, stabbed to death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to The Boy Behind the Door

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, scary and psychotronic films with plots about violence, psychopath, chase, murder, brutality, death and maniac mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Boy Behind the Door: Hideout (2021), After Dark (2013), Captured (2017), Death Trip (2021), Artik (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hideout (2021)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Evading police at a remote farmhouse after fumbling a robbery, four criminals discover that the family living there is not who they appear to be.
Style: disturbing, unusual plot structure, suspense, psychotronic, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, brutality, alter ego, violence, killing spree, characters killed one by one, revenge, criminal, serial murder, threat, maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 3.8
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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, psychological, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: spring break, brutality, psychopath, murder, violence, vengeance, woman in danger, mystery, characters killed one by one, serial killer, teenage life, teenager ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 4.7
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Captured (2017)
Genre: Horror, Music, 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, disturbing, tense, suspense, scary ...
Plot: obsession, serial killer, crimes, characters killed one by one, threat, vengeance, revenge, brutality, maniac, paranoia, friendship, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 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: psychotronic, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: brutality, woman in danger, friends, revenge, murder, psychopath, violence, teenager, killing spree, alter ego, mystery, fear ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 4.2
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Artik (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In rural farm country, a comic book obsessed serial killer clashes with a straight edge purist over a young boy's fate.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, slasher, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, boy, murder, friendship, fear, chase, vengeance, youth, violent, homicidal maniac, alter ego, serial murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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, disturbing, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school student, serial killer, characters killed one by one, psychopath, friendship, maniac, violence, death, dishonesty, classmate, teenage life, sadistic psychopath ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 2.8
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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: suspense, fairy tale, disturbing, scary, bleak ...
Plot: high school student, youth, psychopath, brutality, murder, violence, teenager, chase, killing spree, homicidal maniac, serial killer, characters killed one by one ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 3.8
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Seclusion (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of friends is stalked by a killer at an isolated destination wedding.
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, death, isolation, whodunit, cabin in the woods, serial killer, violent, friends, threat, serial murder, vengeance, homicidal maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Don't Go to the Reunion (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Scott Rantzen (Brady Simenson) is a horror movie loving misfit who is teased by the popular students in school. When a date with the very popular and very beautiful Erica Carpenter (Stephanie Leigh Rose) backfires, he feels as though his life is ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: crazy, respect, chase, vengeance, revenge, killing spree, high school, characters killed one by one, fear, society, maniac, serial murder ...
Time: 80s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
All My Friends Are Dead (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Story: When a girl has her friends come along with her to scatter her father's ashes at the old family farm, strange things begin to happen. A warm campfire and scary stories is only the beginning to a night she'll never forget.
Style: disturbing, bleak, tense, scary, suspense ...
Plot: high school student, death, friends, woman in danger, serial killer, brutality, psychopath, murder, maniac, revenge, violence, fear ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.2
 389
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, high school student, survival, serial killer, maniac, teenager, violence, murder, fear, characters killed one by one, mystery, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Devil Below (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of four amateur adventurers who specialize in exploring remote and forsaken places pay a visit to Shookum Hills, a town in the remote Appalachian Mountains which was abandoned decades ago due to a mysterious coal mine fire.
Style: tense, disturbing, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: creature, monster, deadly creature, characters in danger, violence, fear, friendship, killings, peril, murder, youth, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.8
 2K
Treehouse (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A teenage boy discovers the perpetrators of several brutal kidnappings in his home town.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: kidnapping, survival, confined, forest, graphic violence, teenager, brutality, psychopath, crimes, death, missing child, discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.0
 122
College Pranks (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: College students are invited to play a game sponsored by a website. When students start the game in the mountains of Colorado, they discover that the stakes they are playing for are not just a cash prize.
Style: scary, realistic, suspenseful, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, youth, escapades, college life, disorder, computers and web, woman in danger, murder, crimes, violence, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.7
 17
Movie Night (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In the small suburban hood of Nukaville, New Jersey lives the story of young Jerry Rizzo, a 15 year old who can't get enough of horror films. One day after a fatal mistake from one of the bullies at school turns Jerry's path into a brutal ...
Style: slasher, psychological, scary, disturbing, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school student, murder, massacre, killer, child murderess, death, teenager, revenge, psychopath, brutality, vengeance, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.6
 107
Finding Randy (2020)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When an old friend's return home is disrupted by his sudden disappearance, what starts as a welcome home film becomes an unsettling search.
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, slasher, suspense, tense ...
Plot: missing person, found footage, serial killer, revenge, psychopath, brutality, violence, maniac, murder, disguise, alter ego, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: philadelphia
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Eden Lodge (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young couple arrive at a retreat in the English countryside in the hope of saving their failing marriage. But when the people around them start to be picked off by a vicious killer, the weekend becomes a matter of saving their lives.
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: parent child relationship, violence, murder, threat, maniac, heroes, teenager, homicidal maniac, chase, family relations, escapades, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.0
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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: psychotronic, scary, disturbing, suspense, slasher ...
Plot: murder, violence, fight, death, hiking, serial killer, camping, chase, masked killer, woman in danger, friends, disguise ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Giving Up Forever (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Jack Adolf, a 38 year old man with a history of being rejected by women seeks revenge against the people who have bullied him.
Style: psychological, scary, slasher, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: woman in danger, psychopath, revenge, brutality, vengeance, serial killer, murder, violence, maniac, killing spree, masked killer, crimes ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Kruel (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: 'Kruel' - is a horror/thriller feature length movie about a psychotic killer who masquerades as an ice cream man in order to get closer to the objects of his affection.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, disturbing, slasher, bleak ...
Plot: killer clown, serial killer, disguise, society, vengeance, heroes, characters killed one by one, maniac, death, fear, psychopath, brutality ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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47%
Attack of the Morningside Monster (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When desecrated corpses and ritualistic symbols start appearing, the residents of Morningside, New Jeresey, are thrust into an unreal world of darkness.
Style: slasher, scary, disturbing, psychotronic, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, police officer, masked killer, dying woman, criminal, policewoman, violence, chase, crimes, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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46%
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The Feast (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A wealthy family hosts a sumptuous dinner, only for a mysterious young server to chillingly unravel their lives with terrifying consequences they could never see coming.
Style: scary, psychotronic, tense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: cannibalism, murder, cannibal, woman in danger, brutality, psychopath, violent, violence, threat, crimes, youth, young woman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.8
 17
Thrill Kill (2016)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three seemingly normal teenagers commit a heinous murder for the sheer excitement of the act & their master ploy slowly crumbles to pieces... Thrill Kill is a dark, suspenseful tale which explores the cynical relationship between three lost ...
Style: suspense, bleak, scary, slasher, psychotronic ...
Plot: murder, teenager, killer, friendship, characters killed one by one, homicidal maniac, youth, serial murder, chase, threat, maniac, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 3.5
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Central Park (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: School is boring, family life unbearable, and Harold and his high school friends have turned Central Park into their 'spot'. Unbeknownst to them, a revenge-seeking executioner prepares to kill them off one by one to pay for the sins of the ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, scary, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: high school student, murder, teenager, revenge, violence, maniac, vengeance, brutality, fear, killing spree, death, masked killer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.2
 175
Bloody Crayons (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A group of friends goes to an island for a short film project when they are attacked by a mysterious killer after playing a game of bloody crayons.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: psychopath, island, stranded, teenager, youth, friends, friendship, violence, brutality, filmmaking, chase, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
There's Someone Inside Your House (2021)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As the countdown to graduation begins, students at Osborne High are being stalked by a maniac intent on exposing their darkest secrets to the entire town, terrorizing victims while wearing a life-like mask of their own face. With a mysterious past ...
Style: slasher, suspense, tense, twists and turns, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, female protagonist, small town, high school, killing spree, maniac, coming of age, psychopath, home invasion, murder, violence, girl ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Smiley Face Killers (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As a strange wave of mysterious drownings of male college students plagues the California coast, Jake struggles to keep his life together at school. Finding himself stalked by a hooded figure driving an unmarked van, Jake fears he may become the ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: high school student, serial killer, true crime, murder, murderer, violence, teenager, teenage life, stalking, chase, death, paranoia ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, suspense ...
Plot: crazy, serial killer, murder, brutality, violence, psychopath, cannibal, killing spree, vengeance, serial murder, threat, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, scary, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, rape, sexual favor, exploitation, revenge, obsession, military, violent sex, violent, disguise, psychopath, maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.6
 2K
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, disturbing, suspense, psychotronic, scary ...
Plot: nightmare, violent, maniac, mystery, fear, serial killer, brutality, family relations, psychopath, violence, family, masked killer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: britain
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40%