Movies like Antichrist

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Antichrist (2009)
 6.5
 128K
Antichrist (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Germany, France, Sweden, Italy, Poland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A grieving couple retreats to their cabin 'Eden' in the woods, hoping to repair their broken hearts and troubled marriage. But nature takes its course and things go from bad to worse.
Style: disturbing, psychological, scary, sexy, atmospheric, erotic, art house, dark, bleak, surreal ...
Plot: cruelty, insanity, guilt, depression, fear, violence, masturbation, death, explicit sex, torture, obsession, brutality, suffering, forest, rage, nudity (full frontal - brief), psychosis, male nudity, grief, violent, isolation, controversy, sex scene, bdsm, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century

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Most similar movies to Antichrist

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, surreal, weird and disturbing films with plots about brutality, nudity (full frontal - brief), violent, insanity, storytelling, female nudity and violence mostly in Drama, Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Antichrist: The Lighthouse (2019), Nymphomaniac: Vol. I (2013), Breaking the Waves (1996), The House That Jack Built (2018), Melancholia (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
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The Lighthouse (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Brazil, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The story of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.
Style: psychological, suspense, disturbing, gothic, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hallucination, lighthouse keeper, lighthouse, isolation, symbolism, drunkenness, nightmare, storm, fight, bird, stolen identity, homoeroticism ...
Time: 1890s, 19th century, victorian era
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Nymphomaniac: Vol. I (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Germany, Belgium, UK, France, Sweden, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A man named Seligman finds a fainted wounded woman in an alley and he brings her home. She tells him that her name is Joe and that she is nymphomaniac. Joe tells her life and sexual experiences with hundreds of men since she was a young teenager ...
Style: erotic, sexual, disturbing, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: sex, sexuality, sex scene, sex addict, explicit sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), erection, nymphomaniac, lust, erotica, deviant sex, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 80s, 20th century, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Breaking the Waves (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, France, Netherlands, Norway, Iceland, Spain, UK
Duration: 159 min.
Story: In a small and conservative Scottish village, a woman's paralytic husband convinces her to have extramarital intercourse so she can tell him about it and give him a reason for living.
Style: disturbing, sad, emotional, psychological, erotic ...
Plot: sex, love, tragic love, husband wife relationship, paralysis, disability, self sacrifice, marriage, nudity (full frontal - brief), accident, sexuality, love story ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s
Place: scotland, europe, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The House That Jack Built (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: Denmark, France, Sweden, Germany, Belgium, Tunisia
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A depiction of a serial killer's 12 years' worth of murders and how it shaped his prime intelligence.
Style: scary, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: date night
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, sadism, cruelty, murder, sadistic psychopath, kidnapping, psychopath as protagonist, extreme violence, animal cruelty, obsessive compulsive disorder, disturbed individual ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 7.1
 184K
Melancholia (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Denmark, Sweden, France, Germany
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth.
Style: psychological, bleak, atmospheric, surreal, philosophical ...
Plot: depression, end of the world, human nature, apocalypse, sister sister relationship, nihilism, wedding, collision, disaster, suicide, nervous breakdown, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Nymphomaniac: Vol. II (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Germany, Belgium, UK, France, Sweden
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The continuation of Joe's sexually dictated life delves into the darker aspects of her adult life and what led to her being in Seligman's care.
Style: erotic, disturbing, sexy, sexual, psychological ...
Plot: sex addict, sex, sexual perversion, explicit sex, nymphomaniac, bdsm, nymphomania, lust, sex scene, erection, sexual relations, strong sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.0
 25K
The Woman (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A lawyer puts his family in jeopardy when he captures the last member of a violent clan and tries to forcibly tame her.
Style: disturbing, rough, scary, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: torture, sadism, sexual abuse, incestuous relationship, revenge, captivity, suffering, twists and turns, sexual assault, cannibal, erotica, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 86K
Eden Lake (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eden Lake is a relentlessly tense and immaculately paced horror-thriller about modern youth gone wild. When a young couple goes to a remote wooded lake for a romantic getaway, their quiet weekend is shattered by an aggressive group of local kids. ...
Style: suspense, slasher, brutal, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: survival, torture, forest, youth, camping, strong violent content, chase, gang, fear, murder, lost in the woods, insanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Trouble Every Day (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Japan, Luxembourg
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Scientist Shane Brown neglects his new bride, instead spending their honeymoon searching for an old colleague who disappeared after a research paper he had written was discredited by the medical community. It turns out that Dr. Semeneau is living in ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, scary, psychological, rough ...
Plot: vampire, violence, murder, cannibalism, male nudity, rape, serial killer, dangerous attraction, wanting to die, flesh eating, locked in a room, bloodbath ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe, ghana
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.5
 22K
Santa Sangre (1989)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico, Italy
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A young man is confined in a mental hospital. Through a flashback we see that he was traumatized as a child, when he and his family were circus performers: he saw his father cut off the arms of his mother, a religious fanatic and leader of the ...
Style: surreal, disturbing, psychedelic, dark, psychological ...
Plot: surrealism, circus, serial killer, revenge, art, magic realism, clown, cult, insanity, murder, mental illness, sexualized violence ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico city, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
 321K
Midsommar (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 148 min.
Story: A young couple travels to Sweden to visit their friend’s rural hometown and attend its mid-summer festival. What begins as an idyllic retreat quickly descends into an increasingly violent and bizarre competition at the hands of a pagan cult.
Style: disturbing, rough, psychedelic, brutal, suspense ...
Plot: ritual, cult, paganism, religious cult, emotional breakdown, isolated community, sacrifice, burned alive, nervous breakdown, grief, drugs, female protagonist ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: sweden, new york, europe, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 54K
Repulsion (1965)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Roman Polanski's first English-language film, beautiful young manicurist Carole suffers from androphobia (the pathological fear of interaction with men). When her sister and roommate, Helen, leaves their London flat to go on an Italian ...
Style: atmospheric, surreal, disturbing, scary, psychological ...
Plot: mental illness, rape, surrealism, hallucination, insanity, schizophrenia, delusion, murder, isolation, repression, female protagonist, nightmare ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.2
 48K
Dead Ringers (1988)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Elliot, a successful gynecologist, works at the same practice as his identical twin, Beverly. Elliot is attracted to many of his patients and has affairs with them. When he inevitably loses interest, he will give the woman over to Beverly, the ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: insanity, body horror, obsession, identical twins, twins, drug addiction, love triangle, addiction, mistaken identity, mental illness, life is a bitch, losing-it hero ...
Time: 20th century, year 1988, year 1954, 60s, 50s ...
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.3
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Irreversible (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Events over the course of one traumatic night in Paris unfold in reverse-chronological order as the beautiful Alex is brutally raped and beaten by a stranger in the underpass. Her boyfriend and ex-lover take matters into their own hands by hiring ...
Style: bleak, art house, disturbing, rough, harsh ...
Plot: rape, sexual abuse, violent, revenge, violence, brutality, rape and revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual perversion, vengeance, sex, sexualized violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.0
 766K
Black Swan (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A ballet dancer wins the lead in "Swan Lake" and is perfect for the role of the delicate White Swan - Princess Odette - but slowly loses her mind as she becomes more and more like Odile, the Black Swan.
Style: psychological, sexy, suspense, surreal, cerebral ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: ballet, mental illness, obsession, dancing, character study, insanity, hallucination, psychology, surrealism, paranoia, mother daughter relationship, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.9
 20K
Devil Woman (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In medieval times, on a remote plain, a widow and her mother-in-law kill wandering samurai, put their bodies in a hole in the ground and sell their armour and valuables, until the daughter-in-law falls in love with one of their intended victims.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, scary, macabre, disturbing ...
Plot: samurai, murder, swamp, demon, witch, vengeance, survival, pagan, female nudity, civil war, sexuality, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 14th century, middle ages
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.3
 24K
Manderlay (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Netherlands, France, Germany, UK, Italy, USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: In 1933, after leaving Dogville, Grace Margaret Mulligan sees a slave being punished at a cotton farm called Manderlay. Officially slavery is illegal and Grace stands up against the owners of the farm. She stays with some gangsters in Manderlay and ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, bleak, psychological, art house ...
Plot: racism, slavery, freedom, fighting the system, interracial relations, righting the wronged, social differences, plantation, liberal, society, blacks and whites, injustice ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: usa, alabama, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
 264K
The Witch (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1630s New England, William and Katherine lead a devout Christian life with five children, homesteading on the edge of an impassable wilderness, exiled from their settlement when William defies the local church. When their newborn son vanishes and ...
Style: scary, dark, disturbing, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: witch, supernatural, witchcraft, religion, paranoia, black magic, family bonds, curses spells and rituals, wilderness, isolation, insanity, forest ...
Time: 17th century
Place: new england, new hampshire, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 8.1
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Persona (1966)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young nurse, Alma, is put in charge of Elisabeth Vogler: an actress who is seemingly healthy in all respects, but will not talk. As they spend time together, Alma speaks to Elisabeth constantly, never receiving any answer. Alma eventually ...
Style: sexual, atmospheric, psychological, surreal, art house ...
Plot: medical, patient, silence, existentialism, surrealism, psychiatry, mute character, art, women, confession, nurse, mental illness ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
A Tale of Two Sisters (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A recently released patient from a mental institution returns home with her sister, only to face disturbing events between her stepmother and the ghosts haunting their house- all of which are connected to a dark past in the family's history.
Style: psychological, surreal, atmospheric, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: mental illness, haunted house, ghost, twists and turns, nightmare, suicide, losing-it hero, death, tragedy, guilt, mystery, amnesia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea, south korea, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.9
 12K
Gozu (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Minami mistakenly kills a gangster associate of his named Brother. Almost as soon as the murder takes place, the body of the deceased man is gone, prompting Minami to conduct a search. While looking, he finds a mysterious isolated hotel where he ...
Style: surreal, disturbing, atmospheric, psychedelic, serious ...
Plot: yakuza, gangsters, obsession, surrealism, murder, nightmare, hitman, mission of murder, mental illness, twists and turns, hotel, mafia ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hour of the Wolf (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An artist in crisis is haunted by nightmares from the past in Ingmar Bergman's only horror film, which takes place on a windy island. During "the hour of the wolf" - between midnight and dawn - he tells his wife about his most painful ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, disturbing, suspense, gothic ...
Plot: surrealism, insanity, artist, isolation, diary, island, art, nightmare, female nudity, hallucination, swedish, obsession ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: eastern europe, scandinavia, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me (1992)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: In the questionable town of Deer Meadow, Washington, FBI Agent Desmond inexplicably disappears while hunting for the man who murdered a teen girl. The killer is never apprehended, and, after experiencing dark visions and supernatural encounters, ...
Style: surreal, psychological, atmospheric, mind bending, dark ...
Plot: investigation, serial killer, surrealism, small town life, sexual abuse, incest, mental illness, murder, small town, double life, hallucination, rape ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, year 1988, year 1989
Place: washington state, canada, philadelphia, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 6.5
 16K
Visitor Q (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A father who is a failed former television reporter tries to mount a documentary about violence and sex among youths. He proceeds to have sex with his daughter who is now a prostitute, and films his son being humiliated and hit by classmates. ...
Style: disturbing, surreal, psychological, macabre, rough ...
Plot: rape, incest, dysfunctional family, sexual abuse, heroin, father daughter incest, sex, breast feeding, obsession, necrophilia, psychopath, sexual harassment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.1
 82K
Audition (1999)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan, South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Seven years after the death of his wife, company executive Aoyama is invited to sit in on auditions for an actress. Leafing through the resumés in advance, his eye is caught by Yamazaki Asami, a striking young woman with ballet training.
Style: scary, disturbing, macabre, tense, bloody ...
Plot: torture, femme fatale, sadism, murder, twists and turns, sadistic horror, psychopath, revenge, violent, serial killer, violence, obsession ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.3
 101K
Take Shelter (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Plagued by a series of apocalyptic visions, a young husband and father questions whether to shelter his family from a coming storm, or from himself.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, bleak, ambiguous ending, suspense ...
Plot: mental illness, paranoia, nightmare, schizophrenia, insanity, obsession, nervous breakdown, dreams, fear, character study, twists and turns, delusion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, year 1986
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.8
 14K
The Canal (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Film archivist David and his wife are perfectly happy or so he believes. When a looming secret shatters their marriage at the same time as a turn-of-the-century film reel he is studying reveals their house to be the site of a 1902 multiple-murder, ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, murder, investigation, mystery, family, obsession, protagonist as suspect, cheating, husband wife relationship, tragedy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
I Spit on Your Grave (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An aspiring writer is repeatedly gang-raped, humiliated, and left for dead by four men whom she systematically hunts down to seek revenge.
Style: rough, macabre, psychological, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, rape and revenge, revenge, vengeance, kidnapping, sexual abuse, brutality, cruelty, torture, sex, sadism, murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, england, europe, connecticut, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.7
 18K
Borgman (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Borgman is the central character of this dark, malevolent fable. Is he a dream or a demon, a twisted allegory or an all-too-real embodiment of our fears? Borgman is a sinister arrival in the sealed-off streets of modern suburbia. His presence ...
Style: surreal, psychological, disturbing, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: nightmare, dog, mysterious character, dishonesty, family relations, good versus evil, manipulation, hidden identity, life turned upside down, supernatural, mystery, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.9
 129K
Hellraiser (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Larry and his wife, Julia move into an old house and discover a hideous creature - the man's half-brother, who is also the woman's former lover - hiding upstairs. Having lost his earthly body to a trio of S&M demons, the Cenobites, ...
Style: scary, macabre, gothic, slasher, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: body horror, monster, demon, supernatural, torture, surrealism, murder, vengeance, occult, human sacrifice, violence, back from the dead ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%