Movies like Beneath the Darkness

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Beneath the Darkness
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After watching their best friend get murdered, a group of teens struggle to expose a local hero as the vicious killer and keep from becoming his next victims.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: crimes, deadly, small town, youth, amateur detective, serial killer, witnessing a crime, young heroes, investigation, psychopath, kidnapping, murder, small town life, confined, danger, social relations, dead sister, ceiling fan, digging a grave, working out, mortician, english teacher, funeral home, water tower, dead wife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
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The Loved Ones
Horror, Thriller
Australia
84 min.
 6.7
Black House
Horror, Thriller
South Korea, Japan
104 min.
 6.3
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Most similar movies to Beneath the Darkness

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and realistic films with plots about deadly, danger, crimes, murder, serial killer, psychopath and slasher mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Beneath the Darkness: The Mooring (2012), Stitches (2009), Sweet 16 (1983), Nobody Gets Out Alive (2012), Bleed (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Mooring
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Every 40 seconds a person goes missing. In northern Idaho, a group of teenage girls attended a summer camp to help them connect with nature without technology. They were told it would be a summer of change. As the girls' houseboat is suddenly ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, psychopath, camp, danger, escapades, in the woods, lake or river, serial killer, youth, chase, on the run, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: idaho, usa
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Stitches
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A group of longtime friends converge on a fatal course with destiny when they cross paths with Alexander Tatum, a mercenary surgeon. He is a hunter with the keen skill of one who has also been hunted. Prey turned predator. The victims quickly ...
Style: serious, rough, twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: slasher, crimes, gory, deadly, master villain, serial killer, police investigation, survival, track down, captivity, haunted by the past, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   82%
    User:   96%
 
 5.2
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Sweet 16
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A beautiful lonely girl named Melissa tries to make new friends from a town she's currently living in. The only problem is, each of the boys that she spends time with end up brutally murdered. Her sixteenth birthday is on the way, but Melissa ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, gory, murder, small town, teenage life, slasher, crimes, deadly, investigation, parents and children, youth, teenage girl ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
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System:   77%
    User:   82%
 
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Nobody Gets Out Alive
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of college students escape their troubled lives but only to find themselves fighting for their lives from a revenge seeking mad man.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, gory, camp, slasher, survival, in the woods, teenage life, crimes, danger, deadly, vengeance, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
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System:   71%
    User:   63%
 
 3.0
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Bleed
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Dana is failing Biology. To pass she must attend an extra credit assignment with several classmates that will lead them into a remote region of the Great Dismal Swamp, a place teeming with life... and death. While the group keeps one eye out for ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, twists and turns, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, gory, slasher, survival, wilderness, psychopath, danger, deadly, buddies, teachers and students, crimes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, virginia
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System:   66%
    User:   59%
 
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Knock Knock
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Knock Knock is a horror film that combines fear with revenge, hate with justice and responsibility with sacrifice. The bible says an "Eye for an Eye." Rico was just a big fun loving son of a hard working neighborhood business man. The ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, serial killer, small town, slasher, vengeance, murder, violence spree, who done it, danger, deadly, youth, amateur detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   63%
    User:   70%
 
Dead in 3 Days
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Nina and her high school friends receive eerie text messages declaring that they will all die within three days, they dismiss it as a hokey prank -- until one by one, the pals start turning up dead in the alpine countryside. With the cops ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, gory, serial killer, slasher, who done it, psychopath, crimes, lake, police officer, knife, hospital, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, europe
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System:   63%
    User:   55%
 
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Train
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This new Train tells the tale of an American wrestling team who board a train that just so happens to be used as a supermarket for organ harvesters.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, scary, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: slasher, gory, train, psychopath, danger, deadly, serial killer, survival, confined, crimes, youth, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   59%
 
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Long Distance
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, realistic, scary, suspense
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, stalking, murder, profiler, phone terror
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   73%
 
Babysitter Massacre
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A group of young women teamed together in their youth to run a babysitting business, when one of their friends died suddenly the group fell apart. Now years later they are all going their separate ways as college approaches, but on Halloween night ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: slasher, serial killer, gory, strong sexual content, kidnapping, woman in danger, crimes, danger, halloween, deadly, stalking, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   71%
 
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The Shortcut
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Derek (AnDrew Seeley) moves to a new town and discovers a shortcut through the woods to his high school, he learns about a crazy old man who lives near its path: Legend has it that he abducted a group of teenagers years ago. Ignoring the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: young heroes, in the woods, small town life, small town, danger, deadly, chase, youth, amateur detective, siblings relations, psychopath, urban legend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1950s, 1940s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   53%
 
Little Erin Merryweather
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Once upon a time, death preyed upon a New England college campus. Rumors swirl that "if you see a flash of red, you're dead!" Local golden boy, Peter Bloom (David Morwick) investigates the grisly killings until the stakes grow higher ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, fairy tale
Plot: amateur detective, gory, serial killer, college, mystery, slasher, investigation, mind game, police investigation, track down, murder, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new england, usa, massachusetts
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System:   60%
    User:   51%
 
A Haunting at Silver Falls
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, serious, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, twins, small town, danger, orphan, deadly, family relations, supernatural, friendship, crimes, youth, justice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   72%
 
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Simon Says
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Five college friends choose to spend their vacation debauching at the riverside. They find the perfect place to camp out, but end up crossing paths with twin brothers, Simon and Stanley. The twins then begins to knock off the campers in some ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: college, slasher, gory, crimes, danger, deadly, youth, serial killer, twins, siblings relations, teenage life, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   58%
    User:   56%
 
Not Forgotten
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in a Tex-Mex border town, Not Forgotten is a classic psychological thriller about Jack and Amaya Bishop, a couple who must come to terms with their tortured pasts in order to save their kidnapped daughter. It is a tale taut with intrigue and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, scary
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, small town, obsession, haunted by the past, missing child, little girl, abduction, strip club, crimes, danger, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   50%
 
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Dead Tone
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As another semester draws to a close at the University of Dreyskill, a simple game dreamt to help students avoid studying becomes a bloody battle for survival in this stalk-and-slash frightener from filmmaking duo Brian Hooks and Deon Taylor.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, surprise ending ...
Plot: serial killer, gory, slasher, university, mind game, psychopath, college, crimes, deadly, youth, prank, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
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System:   57%
    User:   56%
 
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Wreckage
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, slasher, confined, crimes, deadly, buddies, escaped prisoner, isolation, danger, friends, car race, junkyard ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   53%
 
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Junkyard Dog
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A gritty psychological-horror-thriller that delves the demented mind of a cannibalistic serial rapist who kidnaps his tenth victim in as many months on Halloween night.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: crimes, danger, deadly, serial killer, slasher, kidnapping, special agents, captivity, chases and races, confined, law enforcement, rape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tennessee, usa
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System:   54%
    User:   61%
 
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The Hitcher II: I've Been Waiting
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: on the road, serial killer, slasher, mind game, race against time, vengeance, murder, psychopath, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
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System:   50%
    User:   43%
 
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The Absent
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The town of Liberty has many secrets but the darkest is hidden between twin brothers. Vincent and Oscar Burton are only 10 years old when Oscar finds out his parents are trying to kill him for insurance money. Oscar takes it in to his own hands to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: slasher, gory, high school, twins, siblings relations, small town, teachers and students, psychopath, crimes, murder, deadly, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   49%
    User:   48%
 
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ATM
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a late night visit to an ATM, three co-workers end up in a desperate fight for their lives when they become trapped by an unknown man.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stalking, urban, survival, captivity, isolation, confined, danger, mysterious character, psychopath, deadly, rivalry, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   55%
 
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Naked Fear
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Diana (Danielle De Luca) takes a job as a stripper in a sleepy New Mexico town, she's unaware that her fellow dancers have been disappearing. The local sheriff (Joe Mantegna) is stumped, but Diana learns the truth when she becomes the next ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: chase, manhunt, survival, desert, small town, kidnapping, woman in danger, chases and races, serial killer, danger, psychopath, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new mexico, usa
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System:   48%
    User:   56%
 
The Devil's Ground
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: scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, gory, survival, wilderness, in the woods, crimes, danger, deadly, stalking, violence spree, murder, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   48%
    User:   44%
 
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Circle
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, mind game, murder, riddles and clues, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, race against time, student life, chases and races, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   56%
 
Summer's Moon
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A demented handyman comes to the rescue of a young woman (Ashley Greene), then imprisons her in his basement.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: crimes, store, gory, deadly, serial killer, survival, parents and children, kidnapping, sociopath, marijuana, sheriff, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   46%
    User:   39%
 
Babysitter Wanted
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When she takes a job babysitting a young boy (Kai Caster) for a night at his family's remote farmhouse, sweet college co-ed Angie Albright (Sarah Thompson) becomes the target of a scar-covered creep making mysterious phone calls and prowling ...
Style: serious, scary, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: farm, deadly creature, gory, countryside, small town, slasher, mind game, killer child, chase, psychopath, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   46%
    User:   38%
 
The Woods Have Eyes
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of young campers wander into the backwoods of upstate New York to see if Cappy's Cabin--a place they think exists only in urban legend--is real, they find themselves in a twisted game of predator and prey as night begins to fall. ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Plot: deadly creature, slasher, isolation, urban, murder, wilderness, in the woods, crimes, deadly, serial killer, chase, prank ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   39%
 
A Resurrection
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A down to earth school psychologist tries to help a mentally ill student who actually believes his brother is coming back from the grave for revenge on the students who killed him.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, high school, vengeance, rivalry, supernatural, siblings relations, high school life, youth, teenage life, danger, deadly, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   41%
    User:   43%
 

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Among the Living
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It’s a warm and dry summer. Dan, Tom and Victor, three inseparable adolescents, take advantage of the last day of school to wander in the countryside. They jump with joy when they discover an abandoned old film studio, whose many corridors and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, small town, teenage life, danger, deadly, youth, mischievous children, cemetery, washing machine, clown, school, baby ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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System:   41%
    User:   49%
 
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Black House
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea, Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jun-oh, an insurance claims agent, faces off with a client who he suspects of committing murders with the intention of collecting insurance premiums.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary ...
Plot: murder, investigation, mind game, gory, bank, cons and scams, psychopath, haunted house, estate, danger, gore, knife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
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System:   40%
    User:   33%
 
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