Movies like Borderland

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Borderland (2007)
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Borderland
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three college students, Phil, Ed, and Henry take a road trip into Mexico for a week of drinking and carefree fun only to have Phil find himself a captive of a group of satanic Mexican drug smugglers who kill tourists and whom are looking for a group of new ones to prepare for a sacrifice.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, psychological, scary, disturbing, tense, satanic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, on the road, religions or cults, crime, crimes, college, single parent, drug dealing, sadistic psychopath, butcher, maniac, insanity, serial murder, evil, magic mushroom, human sacrifice, cult, machete, blood splatter, prostitute, drinking, kidnapping, vengeance, murder, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, usa
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Halloween
Horror, Thriller
USA
91 min.
 7.8
Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer
Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
USA
83 min.
 7.0
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and rough films with plots about deadly, murder, violence, blood, psychopath, crimes and serial killer mostly in Horror, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Borderland: Joy Ride 3: Road Kill (2014), Hostel: Part II (2007), Tales from the Hood (1995), Feardotcom (2002), Anamorph (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Henry II: Portrait of a Serial Killer
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Henry has wandered into a small town looking for work and a place to stay. He gets a job delivering and cleaning porto-potties and moves in with a co-worker until he gets his feet off of the ground. Henry and his new friend soon start to kill.
Style: scary, psychological, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, violence, police investigation, brutality, gory, crime, vampire human love, investigation, homeless, mind game ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, new jersey
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System:   95%
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Joy Ride 3: Road Kill
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rusty Nail is back on the road again looking to punish injustice at every turn - and this time it's with a group of hotheaded street racers on their way to the Road Rally 1000. As they drive through a desolate shortcut on the way to the race, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: on the run, psychopath, car race, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, mentally unstable, disorder, killer, mutilated body, bad guy wins ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   82%
    User:   85%
 
Hostel: Part II
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Italy, Iceland, Slovakia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Following a geographical tour of Slovakia, three young American women are lured into a hostel by a handsome young man who sells them to the twisted masters, ties them up and brings upon an unthinkable world of pain.
Style: disturbing, scary, rough, serious, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: torture, gory, slasher, kidnapping, murder, gore, violence, cannibalism, blood, strong sexual content, splatter, sexualized violence ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, slovakia, campus, prague
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System:   75%
    User:   80%
 
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Tales from the Hood
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A strange funeral director tells four strange tales of horror with an African American focus to three drug dealers he traps in his place of business.
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, bleak, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: child abuse, murder, gory, brutality, violence, voodoo, mysterious character, revenge, drugs, dealing with death, death, blood ...
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Place: los angeles, usa, southern california
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Feardotcom
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Duration: 101 min.
Story: With four corpses on his hands, New York City gumshoe Mike Reilly (Stephen Dorff) teams with Department of Health worker Terry Huston (Natascha McElhone) to track down a homicidal sadist who telecasts shocking acts of torture on the Internet. But ...
Style: scary, disturbing, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, internet, vengeance, torture, neo noir, ghost, serial killer, murder, revenge, gory, psychopath, urban ...
Time: contemporary
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    User:   75%
 
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Anamorph
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A psychological thriller based on the concept of anamorphosis, a painting technique that manipulates the laws of perspective to create two competing images on a single canvas.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
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Time: contemporary
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    User:   57%
 
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Wolf Creek
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Stranded backpackers in remote Australia fall prey to a murderous bushman who offers to fix their car, then takes them captive
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, serious, rough ...
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Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Henry likes to kill people, in different ways each time. Henry shares an apartment with Otis. When Otis' sister comes to stay, we see both sides of Henry: "the guy next door" and the serial killer.
Style: disturbing, bleak, tense, scary, dark humor ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, gory, incest, crime, blood, sexual abuse, cult, rape, brutality, psychopath, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, california, midwest, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   56%
 
 6.1
 31K
Maniac
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As he helps a young artist with her upcoming exhibition, the owner of a mannequin shop's deadly, suppressed desires come to the surface.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, brutal, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, serial killer, insanity, gore, murder, loneliness, obsession, slasher, violence, brutality, splatter, blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   75%
 
 6.4
 50K
The Collector
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Desperate to repay his debt to his ex-wife, an ex-con plots a heist at his new employer's country home, unaware that a second criminal has also targeted the property, and rigged it with a series of deadly traps.
Style: brutal, scary, suspenseful, suspense, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, torture, brutality, gory, violence, masked man, trap, held captive, danger, extreme violence, insanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   50%
 
 5.7
 540
Tenement
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A drug-dealing band of violent street thugs terrorize the tenants of a South Bronx apartment building
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gory, crime, drug dealing, urban ghetto, violence spree, down on your luck, urban ghetto life, crimes, rape, murder, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   57%
 
A Stranger Is Watching
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three years after Steve Peterson's wife, Nina, was murdered in front of their 11 year old daughter Julie, she and his new girlfriend Sharon Martin are kidnapped by the same killer, the psychotic Artie Taggart. Imprisoning them in a bunker below ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, crime, serial killer, mind game, urban, murder, missing person, psychopath, subway, psychopathic killer, rape, confined ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   63%
 
The Devil's Rejects
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The sequel to House of 1000 Corpses – the Firefly family are ambushed at their isolated home by Sheriff Wydell and a squad of armed men guns blazing – yet only Otis and his sister, Baby, manage to escape the barrage of bullets unharmed. Hiding ...
Style: scary, macabre, road movie, psychological, serious ...
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System:   60%
    User:   62%
 
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The Mutilator
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As a child, Ed was cleaning his father's hunting rifles for as part of a surprise birthday treat for his old man when one firearm accidentally discharges fatally striking his own mother in the back. His father, Jack Sr came home, saw his wife ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
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    User:   58%
 
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Nightstalker
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Duration: 95 min.
Story: A stylish horror film based on the life of Richard Ramirez, aka the Nightstalker, who terrorized people in Los Angeles during the 1980s.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Plot: heavy metal, murderous pair, crime, serial killer, slasher, police station, mind game, dangerous attraction, murder, who done it, psychopath, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   49%
 
 6.0
 29K
Pathology
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Medical student Ted Grey graduates at the top of his class and quickly joins an elite pathology program, whose top students invite him into their circle. There he uncovers a gruesome secret: They play a game in which one tries to commit the perfect, ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, serious, twists and turns, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, hospital, sexual relations, crime, doctors, death, twists & turns, serial killer, crimes, mentor, pornography, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   60%
 
 4.6
 6K
Dark Ride
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ten years after he brutally murdered two girls, a killer escapes from a mental institution and returns to his turf, the theme park attraction called Dark Ride. About to crash his path are a group of college kids on a road trip who stumble across the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, murder, on the road, college, mental institution, crimes, gory, serial killer, slasher, twins, teenage life, carnival ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   59%
 
 5.3
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The Watcher
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: FBI agent Joel Campbell, burnt-out and shell-shocked after years spent chasing serial killers, flees L.A. to begin a new life for himself in Chicago. But five months later, Joel's best laid plans are abruptly cut short when his new hometown ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, psychiatrist, chase, fbi, obsession, crime, death, murder mystery, special agents, mentor ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   53%
 
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Confessions of a Serial Killer
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After being arrested, a Texas man begins confessing to the brutal murder of over 200 women. He recounts his random selection of victims and his traveling companions, his friend and friend's sister. But the police can't be sure whether to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, gory, sexual abuse, murder, psychopath, crimes, prostitute, deadly, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, slasher ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
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System:   52%
    User:   50%
 
From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A gang of bank-robbing misfits heads to Mexico with the blueprints for the perfect million-dollar heist, but when one of the crooks wanders into the wrong bar... and crosses the wrong vampire... the thieving cohorts develop a thirst for blood!
Style: stylized, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, gory, bank robbery, heist, bar, criminal heroes, crime, anti heroes, splatter, blood, deadly creature, bank ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   47%
 
 5.4
 4K
Mother's Day
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three girls discover that two men are willing to do anything to impress Mother and what impresses Mother is watching her sons commit acts of rape and murder. Now these women are prisoners and lowered to pawns in the game of checkers between two dim ...
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, dark humor, rough ...
Plot: murder, gory, criminal's revenge, college, wilderness, mentally unstable, serial killer, in the woods, slasher, vengeance, survival, kidnapping ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new jersey
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System:   50%
    User:   45%
 
 5.4
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Feed
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A cybercrime investigator tracks a man suspected of force-feeding women to death.
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, rough, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: amateur detective, crime, serial killer, investigation, mind game, uncover truth, murder, obsession, pervert, sociopath, submission, gluttony ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia, hamburg germany
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System:   50%
    User:   45%
 
The Killing Gene
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: There is something horribly wrong with the bodies found in the dark city streets. Some are mutilated while others have the Price equation (wΔz = Cov (w,z) = βwzVz) carved into their flesh. Detective Eddie Argo and his new partner Helen Westcott ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, investigation, psychopath, police investigation, crime, master criminal, serial killer, mystery, torture, mind game, murder, slasher ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   47%
 
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The First Power
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young man born out of an incestuous relationship, after enduring an emotionally scarring childhood, gives in to the dark side of Satanic forces and becomes a weapon of evil. He kills with such ferocity that he becomes the main target of the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, slasher, supernatural ability, investigation, crime, murder, curses spells and rituals, mystery, psychopath, who done it, good versus evil, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   47%
 
 5.5
 7K
The Tortured
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: An upper-middle-class couple's life is destroyed when their only child is kidnapped and killed. Obsessed with revenge, the couple seizes an opportunity to kidnap the killer.
Style: twists and turns, serious, rough, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, gory, vengeance, murder, death of son, child murder, mystery, confined, crimes, psychopath, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   44%
 
The Last House on the Left
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mari and Phyllis go to the "big city" to see their favorite band BloodLust. Along the way they meet up with newly escaped convict Krug and his gang.
Style: disturbing, scary, bleak, serious, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, gory, slasher, rape, murder, kidnapping, revenge, brutality, violence, gore, sexual abuse, torture ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
The Hills Have Eyes II
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of National Guard trainees find themselves battling against a vicious group of mutants on their last day of training in the desert.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gory, slasher, desert, survival, splatter, rape, cannibalism, gore, mutant, torture, strong sexual content, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2007
Place: new mexico, usa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   36%
 
 5.1
 3K
Malevolence
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's ten years after the kidnapping of Martin Bristol. Taken from a backyard swing at his home at the age of six, he is forced to witness unspeakable crimes of a deranged madman. For years, Martin's whereabouts have remained a ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, slasher, psychopath, bank, gory, crime, criminal heroes, police investigation, village, hostages, master criminal, hostage ...
Time: contemporary, 1990s, year 1989
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System:   41%
    User:   37%
 

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The Lords of Salem
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The City of Salem, Massachusetts is visited by a coven of ancient witches.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, scary, psychological, serious ...
Plot: witch, gory, supernatural, devil, losing-it hero, drugs/alcohol, rock, violence, witches, brutality, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: massachusetts, new england, usa
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System:   41%
    User:   37%
 
Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Six years ago, Michael Myers terrorized the town of Haddonfield, Illinois. He and his niece, Jamie Lloyd, have disappeared. Jamie was kidnapped by a bunch of evil druids who protect Michael Myers. And now, six years later, Jamie has escaped after ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, halloween, murder, gory, death, supernatural, vengeance, obsession, psychopath, hospital, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1989
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   38%
 
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