Movies like Death Bell

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Death Bell (2008)
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Death Bell (2008)
Original name: 고사: 피의 중간고사
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On the eve of the dreaded university entrance examinations, the lives of 24 of the smartest and brightest students at one high school, are on the line. Locked inside a classroom and nowhere to escape, a television monitor broadcasts a terrified Hae-yeong, the top student at the high school, tied up and seated on a chair inside an aquarium that slowly begins to fill with water. A voice from the monitor announces if the 24 cannot finish the exam administered within the allotted time given, Hae-yeong will die and so will everyone held captive inside the classroom. Thus begins the examination that will determine whether they live or die.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, survival, deathtrap, riddles and clues, youth, confined, danger, deadly, rivalry, race against time, teachers and students, gory, murder, teenage life, crimes, contests and competitions, graphic violence, ambition, high school life, society, power relations, teenager, ghost, teacher, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea, south korea, seoul

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Most similar movies to Death Bell

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and tense films with plots about deadly, danger, slasher, survival, gory, murder and crimes mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Death Bell: Detention (2010), Nine Lives (2002), Dead in 3 Days 2 (2008), Nobody Gets Out Alive (2012), House of Fears (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Death Bell 2: Bloody Camp (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Se-hee is haunted by her step sister Tae-yeon who used to be a promising swimmer but suddenly killed herself in a swimming pool 2 years ago. During the summer vacation, she joins the study camp at school for upcoming college entrance exam with other ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, school, survival, serial killer, danger, deathtrap, confined, stalking, deadly, youth, captivity, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
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Detention (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of high school students are sent to Detention. Abandoned and locked in, images of Ghosts appear as they attempt to escape, only to find themselves connected to a past horrific death and made responsible for it with their lives.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Plot: slasher, ghost, school, supernatural, danger, confined, high school, isolation, prank, youth, teenage life, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Nine Lives (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nine friends seclude themselves in an old, isolated Scottish mansion for a birthday weekend bash. Cut off from the outside world by a snowstorm, strange behavior soon invades the group and one by one they disappear.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: estate, haunted house, murder, vengeance, supernatural, danger, ghost, confined, gory, survival, isolation, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Dead in 3 Days 2 (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: One year ago, Nina survived the attacks of a serial killer. She wants to flee from these memories but one call at night recalls all memories and she is again in the middle of a murder mystery.
Style: serious, scary, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, survival, amateur detective, escapades, danger, psychopath, woman in danger, riddles and clues, crimes, deadly, gory, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Nobody Gets Out Alive (2012)
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, danger, slasher, survival, friendship, vengeance, strong violent content, in the woods, youth, rivalry, deadly, camp ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
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38%
House of Fears (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The night before a local haunted house opens for Halloween, six friends sneak in for a few hours of fun. Soon after entering, they find themselves trapped inside with no way out.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, halloween, confined, ghost, survival, teenage life, danger, deadly, crimes, supernatural power, party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
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The Choke (2006)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A band playing their final gig in a former meat packing factory find themselves being stalked by a psychopath
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, realistic
Plot: slasher, rock, survival, deadly, danger, gory, rave, teenage life, stalking, crimes, murder, band ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Bloody Homecoming (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three years after a tragic accident leaves a student dead at the annual Homecoming dance, a group of senior friends anxious about the return of Homecoming Night to their sleepy Southern town find themselves visited by a deadly presence from their ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, tense ...
Plot: slasher, vengeance, supernatural, homecoming, rivalry, high school, teenager, ghost, stalking, teachers and students, friends, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Dead Tone (2007)
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, scary, serious, surprise ending, realistic ...
Plot: slasher, serial killer, crimes, psychopath, rivalry, youth, deadly, mind game, gory, survival, investigation, death ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Pray for Morning (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Looking for a night of thrills, eight friends roam the abandoned Royal Crescent Hotel, where five students were murdered more than 20 years ago. When they discover a severed hand, they conjure up a evil spirit and unleash its bloody wrath. To ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, mind bending
Plot: hotel, survival, supernatural, captivity, mystery, danger, crimes, riddles and clues, ghost, murder, gory, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 7K
Kill Theory (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Whilst celebrating a graduation at a secluded vacation home, a group of college students find themselves targeted by a sadistic killer who forces them to play a deadly game of killing one another in order to survive.
Style: surprise ending, realistic, rough, scary, tense ...
Plot: psychopath, friendship, slasher, survival, moral dilemma, isolation, gory, friends, confined, deadly, mind game, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
When a Stranger Calls (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Far away from the site of a gruesome murder, a teenager named Jill Johnson arrives at a luxurious home for a baby-sitting job. With the children fast asleep, she settles in for what she expects to be an ordinary evening. Soon, the ringing of a phone ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, realistic, rough ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: nanny, murder, survival, high school, serial killer, crimes, mind game, woman in danger, psychopath, danger, prank, stalking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Omnivores (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Marcos Vela is a prestigious gastronomic journalist who accepts the request of an independent publisher to write an article on the recent emergence of the Clandestine Restaurants.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, murder, secret movement, gory, danger, deadly, crimes, secret place, cannibalism, strong violent content, restaurant, cannibal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Survival Island (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Teens trapped on an island are haunted by a demon hidden inside...a pinata.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: island, pinata, slasher, gory, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, danger, supernatural, rivalry, escapades, survival, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Brotherhood III: Young Demons (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A group of devil-may-care teenagers discover they've mistakenly called upon the Prince of Darkness in this flashy horror story.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, homoerotic, cult film
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, captivating ...
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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, serious, tense ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Devil's Ground (2009)
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: realistic, scary, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Steel Trap (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A who-is-it setting in the claustrophobic corridors of an abandoned and locked-off office building that has several guests invited to a party by their mysterious, unknown host. Only it is they who are the victims of their crimes. Suspense and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, captivating
Plot: captivity, murder, mind game, survival, psychopath, danger, isolation, game, serial killer, race against time, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.2
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Open Graves (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: One day, Jason finds an unusual board game called Mamba. When his surfer friends start to play, the games unleashes its deadly curse, killing the losers in a gruesome fashion. Supposedly it will grant the winner a wish. As his companions die off, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, captivating, tense, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: american horror, survival, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, contests and competitions, danger, buddies, burned alive, witch, dice, game of death, obsession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 ⇓
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Black Cadillac (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three young men become terrorized in a high-speed car chase with a mysterious pursuant.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense, scary
Plot: car chase, mind game, friendship, escapades, danger, chase, murder, survival, crimes, rivalry, deadly, mountain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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 ⇓
32%
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Trespassers (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Tyler is a surfer who constantly searches for good surfing spots. When he's traveling through Mexico, he finds one of the best places he has ever seen. He invites his brother Colin to join him and his friends in surfing the wild Mexican waves. ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: survival, ghost, supernatural, escapades, youth, curses spells and rituals, isolation, wilderness, vengeance, buddies, leadership, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.6
 518
Plasterhead (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Every town has a local legend. Not all of them are deadly. Headed to Miami to celebrate winter break, a group of four college students from New Jersey take a detour into the bowels of rural West Virginia. There, the unwitting friends uncover a ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, tense, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, gory, vengeance, survival, supernatural, crimes, danger, deadly, psychopath, murder, small town, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.0
 990
Splintered (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sophie is a troubled young girl, haunted by the abuse she suffered as a child and harbouring a deep fascination with the unexplained. In the hope of satiating her obsession with the latter, she instigates a trip to the Welsh countryside with four ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: confined, rescue, danger, isolation, captivity, deadly, evil priest, twin brother, group of friends, survival, in the woods, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.2
 1K
Detour (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Driving back to Norway, Lina and Martin reach a roadblock where a policeman tells them to take a detour deep into the Swedish forest. But soon one creepy incident after another leaves them stranded in the dark woods and everything seems much too ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: blood, isolation, danger, survival, out of the way, deadly, deathtrap, slasher, escapades, in the woods, stranded, video surveillance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 2.9
 597
Bleed (2009)
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: suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, survival, wilderness, psychopath, deadly, danger, youth, teachers and students, buddies, escapades, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Filth to Ashes, Flesh to Dust (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Purge: To put to death, eliminate what is undesirable. The serial killer known as Purge lived and died by this code. But is he dead? Driving home from a road trip, ERIC and SHELLY take a back road to avoid a traffic jam. They encounter the serial ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, danger, friends, youth, deadly, revenge, psychopath, survival, slasher, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.5
 131
The Absent (2011)
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: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, scary ...
Plot: murder, slasher, deadly, gory, power relations, siblings relations, teachers and students, forbidden love, family relations, psychopath, child killer, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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