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Death on a Rainy Sunday (1986)
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Death on a Rainy Sunday (1986)
Original name: Mort un dimanche de pluie
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Thriller about a psycho looking for revenge. Bronsky is a paraplegic because of an accident at a construction site that was partly due to the head architect, David Briand. Many years after the accident, Bronsky shows up at Briand's residence with his family and his trailer looking for assistance. He and his wife insinuate themselves into the household without revealing their true identity. They start to work for Briand and his wife Elaine as a gardener and a babysitter with the sole objective of wreaking havoc on their lives and avenging Bronsky's disabilities.
Style: scary, psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: psychopath, crimes, vengeance, disability, couple relations, family life, couples, chaos and mayhem, deadly, hidden identity, unlikely criminals, murder, serial killer, house, physical abuse, revenge
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: switzerland

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Most similar movies to Death on a Rainy Sunday

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and realistic films with plots about psychopath, deadly, crimes, murder, serial killer, danger and woman in danger mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Death on a Rainy Sunday: A Demon in My View (1991), Shiver (2012), Knife Edge (2009), Long Distance (2005), White of the Eye (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Demon in My View (1991)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A strangler known as the Kenbourne Killer has been murdering streetwalkers for 25 years. The police set out to track him down.
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, mentally unstable, investigation, deadly, serial killer, crimes, violence spree, murder, curses spells and rituals, obsession, female stockinged legs, pantyhose ...
Time: 90s
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95%
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Shiver (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wendy Alden, a young secretary in Portland lacking in self- confidence becomes victim of a savage killer who has claimed the lives of a number of other women. Somehow Wendy finds the resources of courage to fight back and escape.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, scary ...
Plot: danger, violence, serial killer, obsession, psychopath, deadly, crimes, murder, police, blood, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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89%
 4.6
 1K
Knife Edge (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A successful Wall Street trader returns to England with her new husband and five-year-old son, but their new start together turns into a nightmare when they move into a country house which contains a terrible secret.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, gory, psychopath, couples, stalking, crimes, mind game, deadly, danger, uncover truth, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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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: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, realistic
Plot: serial killer, danger, deadly, crimes, stalking, murder, psychopath, phone terror, profiler, sexual content, profanity, graphic violence
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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White of the Eye (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Evidence of mutilated housewives points to a sound expert (David Keith) living unhappily with his wife (Cathy Moriarty) in Arizona.
Style: slasher, scary, psychological, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, psychopath, murder, police investigation, dangerous attraction, danger, unlikely criminals, law enforcement, crimes, protagonist as suspect, police detective ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Bell from Hell (1973)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young man is released from an asylum and returns home for revenge on his aunt and her three daughters, who had him declared insane in order to steal his inheritance.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary, psychological ...
Plot: revenge, mental institution, inheritance, aunt, mentally unstable, psychopath, secret identity, family relations, family life, murder, deadly, intrigue ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Shallow Ground (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A naked teenage boy covered in blood appears at a remote sheriff's station one year after the brutal unsolved murder of a local girl. Now Sheriff Jack Shepherd, guilt ridden over the girl's murder, must confront his own demons as he ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, serious, scary ...
Plot: vengeance, riddles and clues, investigation, mystery, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, gory, psychopath, murder, teenage life, small town ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Black Room (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A room gets put up for rent following the mysterious murder of its previous tenant. When an apartment-hunting man sees the deal the brother and sister landlords are offering, he immediately puts down the first month's rent and starts spending ...
Style: slasher, serious, realistic, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, voyeurism, filmmaking, psychopath, estate, gory, vengeance, hollywood, showbiz, siblings relations, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Disturbed (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 10 years ago the perverse Dr. Russell couldn't resist the beauty of a young patient in his mental clinic and raped her one night. When she plunged herself from the roof shortly after, he described it as consequence of her heavy depressions. Now ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, scary ...
Plot: mental institution, murder, couples, psychopath, mentally unstable, crimes, mysterious character, mind game, supernatural, investigation, obsession, doctors and patients ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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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, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, crimes, deadly, strong violent content, serial killer, murder, masked killer, danger, violence, pursuit, escaped convict ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Hitcher II: I've Been Waiting (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A sadistic serial killer terrorizes a couple driving on a rural highway in Texas while killing numerous people and framing them for his killings.
Style: scary, serious, realistic, psychological, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, on the road, hitchhiker, survival, psychopath, danger, crimes, police investigation, mind game, law enforcement, vengeance, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Stepdaughter (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After a childhood spent going from one abusive foster home to the next, Susan seeks revenge on the mother who abandoned her. Susan's search leads her to a ranch where her long-lost sister begins to suspect the beautiful drifter isn't who ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary
Plot: family relations, psychopath, female killer, life turned upside down, haunted by the past, parents and children, rivalry, deadly, crimes, adoption, farm, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, danger, deadly, countryside, isolation, couples, crimes, murder, psychopath, violence, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
No One Can Hear You (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Families are dying and reporter Trish (Kelly McGillis) finds herself reporting on a serial killing spree. After her daughter Lisa's (Kate Elliott) best friends are killed, she fears that her family may be on the killers list. Sheriff Webster ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, investigation, serial killer, mind game, teenage life, family life, law enforcement, crimes, deadly, danger, murder, journalism ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Ex (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In order to get her husband back, an architect's psycho ex-wife kills everybody she can get her hands on.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, bleak, serious, scary
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, danger, family in danger, murder, crimes, crime, obsession, family life, manipulation, architect, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Storm Warning (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A yuppie couple lost in a swamp seek refuge at an isolated farmhouse only to discover they've jumped out of the frying pan into the fire.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, castration, couples, survival, island, torture, danger, brutality, violence, sadism, killer, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Nite Tales: The Movie (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Actors: Flavor Flav, Dante Basco, Chico Benymon, Andrea Bogart, James Ferris
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, heist, psychopath, crimes, deadly, legends and myths, college, storm, danger, violence, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Effects (1979)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Some crew members of a company shooting a horror film begin to suspect that the "killings" in the movie are real, and that they are actually making a "snuff" film.
Style: slasher, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, zombie, supernatural, artists and showbiz, deadly, filmmaking, psychopath, gory, mountain, voyeurism, fall in love, serial killer ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Neighbor (1993)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young couple, Mary and John, awaiting a baby is in search for a house when they decide to buy that lovely old villa they found by coincidence. What they both do not know is that Myron, the owner of that villa and their new neigbour, is a dangerous ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: pregnancy, psychopath, couples, obsession, dangerous attraction, deadly, danger, rivalry, mind game, family problems, woman in danger, murder ...
Time: 90s, year 1993, year 1943
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Death Do Us Part (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Kennedy Jamieson, a wealthy socialite, has waited her whole life to have the perfect wedding. Engaged to the charming Ryan Harris, the young couple is just a week away from the big day but hasn't had a chance to celebrate their respective ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: isolation, murder, friendship, couples, deadly, serial killer, crimes, confined, gory, buddies, maniac, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Distant Cousins (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kate's husband Richard hasn't seen his cousin Harry for 20 years. So when he comes to stay with his fiancee Connie they are welcomed. But Kate senses her family is at risk when they start behaving suspiciously.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, realistic, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: family relations, captivity, missing person, crimes, deadly, stalking, danger, hidden identity, psychopath, couples, family life, murder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Die! Die! My Darling! (1965)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young woman is terrorized by her fiance's demented mother who blames her for her son's death.
Style: rough, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: village, woman in danger, insanity, psychopath, confinement indoors, graphic violence, kidnapping, captivity, mentally unstable, confined, crimes, dealing with death ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe
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47%
The Last Horror Movie (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A serial killer uses a horror video rental to lure his next victim. What begins as a teen slasher transforms into a disturbing journey through the mind of Max Parry, a mild mannered wedding photographer with a taste for human flesh.
Style: slasher, psychological, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, violence spree, obsession, dark humor, mind game, vengeance, split personality, deadly, woman in danger, investigation, film within a film ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
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46%
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Mister Frost (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Frost is arrested and committed for murder after he is apprehended burying his victims in the garden. However, even while under psychiatric care and tight hospital security, it becomes obvious that Mr. Frost is not all he seems to be, but he is ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary
Plot: murder, psychopath, investigation, serial killer, mental institution, mystery, law enforcement, hospital, doctors and patients, crimes, deadly, crime ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Ring Around the Rosie (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: While spending time at her grandparent's secluded summerhouse to clean up the place after her grandmother's death, a young woman is plagued by horrible visions and dreams of tragic past events.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, slasher
Plot: woman in danger, nightmare, sibling relationship, deadly, horse, sister sister relationship, psychopath, serial killer, crimes, danger, high society, grandparent grandchild relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Death Row (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: As eight convicts serve their sentences in a work-release program at a creepy abandoned prison, an unknown killer stalks them.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, scary
Plot: psychopath, prison, survival, prison life, serial killer, danger, life is a bitch, deadly, confined, crimes, murder, death row ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.3
 636
Circle (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When remorseless killer James Bennett escapes from lockdown in a mental hospital, an FBI agent and a U.S. Marshal track the madman to his hometown, where he plans to slay a group of graduate students studying his case. But to catch their prey, the ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, murder, mind game, danger, crimes, riddles and clues, deadly, rivalry, youth, student life, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Bundy: An American Icon (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bundy, starring Corin Nemec in the title role and co-starring Kane Hodder, details the dark psyche and previously unexplored motivations of the man who became known as one of the most notorious serial killers to leave behind a legacy of evil.
Style: suspenseful, rough, disturbing, slasher, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, obsession, psychopath, woman in danger, deadly, crimes, gory, violence spree, human nature, crime, male female relationship
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
5150 Rue des Ormes (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 5150 ELM'S WAY is located at the end of a quiet street in a small town. When Yannick fell off his bike, he knocked at the door of the Beaulieu residence so he could clean the blood off his hands. But Jack Beaulieu and his family had other plans ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, scary, neo noir ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, chess, kidnapping, unlikely criminals, mentally unstable, confinement indoors, obsession, crimes, confined, deadly, vigilantism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Don't Hang Up (1974)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A dutiful grand-daughter goes home to take care of her elderly grandmother. Once there, she finds herself trapped inside the house with a homicidal maniac.
Style: cult film, suspenseful, psychological, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: stalking, murder, granddaughter, grandmother, danger, psychopath, family problems, homecoming, woman in danger, golden years, mystery, deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%