Movies like Animals

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Animals (2009)
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Animals (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Syd Jarrett is an unsuspecting, down-and-out man in a washed-up hick town who gets pulled into a sub-culture of blood-hungry creatures. He encounters Vic, a renegade whose animal instincts are stronger than his human ones. As things begin to get even worse, Jarrett realizes that his best chance for happiness, and survival, lies in his true love for Jane.
Style: scary, serious, captivating, suspenseful, touching, sexual, sexy
Plot: dangerous attraction, love triangle, small town, fired from the job, human becomes animal, human becoming an animal, femme fatale, love, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, werewolf, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, bar, love and romance, hunting, mystery, small town life, gory, deadly, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, lesbian, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century

Most similar movies to Animals

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and suspense films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, gory, crimes, deadly creature and murder mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Animals: Dark Moon Rising (2009), Killing Ariel (2008), Succubus: Hell-Bent (2007), Night Fangs (2005), Deep in the Darkness (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dark Moon Rising (2009)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Small-town girl meets mysterious drifter boy, they fall in love. Only in this case, the boy brings with him a family curse and unimaginable horror that rains hell upon the small town
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Plot: small town, father son relationship, mysterious character, supernatural, danger, deadly, deadly creature, fall in love, dangerous attraction, curse, curses spells and rituals, werewolf ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: houston texas, nevada
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95%
 4.8
 666
Killing Ariel (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One night, a female demon attacks Rick, a contentedly married man. Under the spell of the demon, he takes a beautiful young woman, Ariel, off to an isolated house for a weekend fling. There, bizarre and frightening things happen, and accidentally ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: femme fatale, supernatural, dangerous attraction, deadly, danger, couples, murder, crimes, isolation, dishonesty, curses spells and rituals, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Succubus: Hell-Bent (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sometimes what happens at Spring Break doesn't stay at Spring Break... it follows you home.
Style: serious, scary, sexy, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: succubus, supernatural, stalking, femme fatale, deadly, obsession, curses spells and rituals, dangerous attraction, danger, womanizer, violence spree, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 3.6
 232
Night Fangs (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two Art Teachers are obsessed with eternal youth. Somehow they manage to get Elizabeth Bathory's diary. Soon, they start to practice bloody rituals that end up unleashing hell on earth. Two lesbian art teachers obsessed with eternal youth have ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, serious, scary, sexual
Plot: vampire, vampire hunter, obsession, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, danger, imaginary, supernatural, gory, dangerous attraction, escapades, zombie ...
Time: contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: deadly creature, danger, small town, deadly, family relations, survival, creature, standoff, showdown, resistance, violence, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 2.9
 493
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, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: mountain, youth, deadly creature, wilderness, teenage life, survival, deadly, special agents, dangerous animal, supernatural, escapades, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Killer Instinct (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A series of unsolved crimes from the past prove to be the common thread in three stories that intertwine to reveal big problems in a small town.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: psychopath, supernatural, ghost, vengeance, slasher, gory, haunted by the past, murder, deadly, danger, small town life, dark and stormy night ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.8
 2K
The Tomb (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Successful writer and scholar Jonathan Merrick falls under the spell of the irresistible, bewitchingly beautiful Ligeia. She's fighting a fatal illness and she will stop at nothing to defeat death, her one true enemy.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, gothic, scary, serious
Audience: date night
Plot: ghost, losing-it hero, obsessive quest, supernatural, estate, power relations, couples, femme fatale, deadly, danger, terminal illness, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 575
Blood Shed (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: 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
Plot: survival, supernatural, isolation, danger, deadly creature, deadly, confined, storage unit, graphic violence, homeless, prostitute
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Tomcat: Dangerous Desires (1993)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jacki, a scientist involved in genetic research, meets Tom, a young modern dancer who is suffering from a degenerative nerve disease. Jacki experiments with using genetic material taken from a cat to cure him, but the cure has side effects, and Tom ...
Style: rough, tense, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, love triangle, superhuman powers, dangerous attraction, experiment gone awry, supernatural, deadly, woman in danger, danger, sexual relations, doctors and patients, mad scientist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Seance: The Summoning (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After a loudmouth college punk singer accuses an amateur medium of being a fake, four college students break into the city morgue and video themselves holding a seance. When the kids summon a demon by mistake, they have to find a way to drive the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, human host, supernatural, danger, deadly, friendship, seance, demonic possession, morgue, death, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 2.7
 512
Animus (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Hoping to find proof of the paranormal, five film students set out to document the legendary Copper Queen Hospital. But as the sun goes down, they experience something far worse than they ever could have imagined and they find themselves pursued by ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: danger, ghost, deadly, supernatural, riddles and clues, psychopath, gory, slasher, hospital, blood
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.7
 707
The Last Sect (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A seductively lethal vampire sect leader has been battling famed vampire hunter Van Helsing's descendent for decades. But now she and her bloodthirsty followers face extinction unless they can find a willing victim who will ensure their future ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, scary, sexy, serious ...
Plot: vampire, vampire hunter, forbidden love, uncover truth, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, rivalry, mysterious character, gory, couples, supernatural, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Rise of the Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: In the sleepy small town of Dudley, Ohio, a terrifying future awaits. Laura is almost raped by a normal lawyer who appears to have gone crazy. When her boyfriend, Jack Walther saves her by running him over with her car, the cops don't buy the ...
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, captivating, scary ...
Plot: zombie, danger, isolation, small town, rivalry, deadly, crimes, supernatural, pregnancy, ghost, possession, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, danger, rivalry, deadly, prison, supernatural, captivity, frame up, amateur detective, golden years, slasher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 779
13th Child (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: People are being killed by someone or something using superhuman strength. A clever DA Assistant is sent to investigate. Is this just a way to commit the perfect murder or will the legend of the Jersey Devil prove to be true?
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Plot: supernatural, mystery, deadly creature, demon, danger, deadly, gory, law enforcement, brutality, rescue, crimes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The In Between (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Under the border leading into Mexico, within a labyrinth of caves, a deadly presence haunts all who enter. For four friends on an expedition, the caverns become an underground graveyard as the tortured ghosts prey upon them, one by one.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychological, bleak
Plot: cave, ghost, hostage, deadly creature, supernatural, friendship, danger, slasher, deadly, survival, gory, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, california, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Haunting at Silver Falls (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A small town is haunted by the twin daughters of a wrongfully convicted man. Young Jordan is sent down the path to who the real killer is only to find the killer is very close to her.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: ghost, twins, youth, serial killer, small town, supernatural, crimes, teenage life, deadly, danger, friendship, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Moon of the Wolf (1972)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After several locals are viciously murdered, a Louisiana sheriff starts to suspect he may be dealing with a werewolf.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: small town, murder, werewolf, human becomes animal, pregnancy, small town life, human becoming an animal, crime, stalking, mystery, deadly creature, social relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: teens, boys' night
Plot: shipwreck, island, jungle, deadly creature, danger, isolation, survival, supernatural, deadly, escapades, gory, cannibal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Beast of Bray Road (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Based on actual accounts of werewolf sightings in Walworth County, Wisconsin, the film follows a local sheriff who is finally forced to accept that a string of horrifying deaths is linked to a predator which possesses DNA of both man and wolf.
Style: scary, serious, suspense, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: human becoming an animal, werewolf, small town, cryptozoology, danger, dangerous animal, deadly, gory, human becomes animal, murder, sheriff, false accusation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Way of the Vampire (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Dr. Abraham Van Helsing is granted immortality by the Catholic Church until he can hunt down the last vampire prince.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, suspense
Plot: vampire, catholic church, escapades, supernatural, good versus evil, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, uninhibited rivalry, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, vengeance, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Embrace of the Vampire (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An 18-year-old college freshman is seduced by a handsome vampire lover who introduces her to a dark world of carnal desires.
Style: sexy, suspenseful, scary, suspense, tense ...
Plot: virgin, vampire, college, murder, obsession, danger, love and romance, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, power relations, supernatural romance, erotica ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Final Patient (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When retired physician Daniel Green (Bill Cobbs, Night at the Museum) lifts a 5-ton farm tractor off a boy trapped beneath, the enigma of his supernatural strength piques the curiosity of two med students passing through town. Visiting the old ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, addiction, small town, mystery, experiment gone awry, medical school, isolation, superhuman powers, life is a bitch, danger, confined, old age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.8
 360
Cold Hearts (1999)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A quiet town in New Jersey possesses a dark secret. Viktoria has given her life and soul to the ways of the vampire...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: vampire, vampire vs vampire, werewolf, deadly creature, supernatural, dangerous animal, mysterious character, kids in trouble, battles, ocean or sea, loss of virginity, human becoming an animal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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, serious, scary, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, haunted by the past, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, ghost, isolation, fear, murder, psychotherapy, child killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Hallowed Ground (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After she becomes stranded in a small town, a young woman discovers her arrival there was foretold a century earlier by the town's founding preacher and that she is an integral part of his impending - and terrifying - rebirth.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: small town, small town life, crimes, danger, mentally unstable, deadly, clergy, journalism, gory, evil man, religious fanatic, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.2
 474
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, serious ...
Plot: ancient mystery, captivity, danger, crimes, deadly, escapades, store, struggle for survival, murder, love triangle, rivalry, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 3K
Cassadaga (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A deaf girl attempts to contact her sister during a séance, only to connect with the ghost of a murdered woman.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, touching
Plot: serial killer, uncover truth, ghost, supernatural, life turned upside down, deadly, danger, death of sister, mute or deaf, psychopath, seance, solace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 2.7
 527
666: The Beast (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Donald Lawson, the devil child from "666: The Child", is now an adult and is determined to fulfill his destiny as the Antichrist.
Style: suspenseful, scary, captivating, serious
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, danger, destiny, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, devil, messiah, disorder, graphic violence, deadly, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%