Movies like Borderland

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Borderland (2007)
 5.6
 9K
Borderland (2007)
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: satanic, disturbing, bleak, serious, rough, realistic, psychological, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, maniac, prostitute, evil, insanity, butcher, drinking, blood splatter, machete, cult, serial murder, human sacrifice, sadistic psychopath, magic mushroom, kidnapping, murder, bondage, strangulation, on the road, religions or cults, extreme violence, tarot cards, crime, crimes, college ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, usa

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Most similar movies to Borderland

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and rough films with plots about murder, psychopath, violence, blood, deadly, gore and serial killer mostly in Horror, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Borderland: The Collector (2009), The Mutilator (1984), Joy Ride 3: Road Kill (2014), The Last House on the Left (1972), Maniac (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
 50K
The Collector (2009)
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: scary, suspenseful, brutal, suspense, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, danger, psychopath, trap, home invasion, extreme violence, torture, violence, masked man, thief, held captive ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Henry II: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1996)
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: rough, serious, scary, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, violence, psychopath, gory, crime, serial murder, investigation, police investigation, mind game, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986)
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: scary, sadistic, bleak, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, maniac, murder, incest, blood, rape, extreme violence, killing spree, prostitute, video camera, gory ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, midwest, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Mutilator (1984)
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
Plot: murder, slasher, teenager, maniac, beach, death, violence, swimming pool, serial killer, stalking, psychopath, gory ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Joy Ride 3: Road Kill (2014)
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: psychopath, mentally unstable, on the run, killer, chases and races, car race, crimes, danger, deadly, disorder, american horror, mutilated corpse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Last House on the Left (1972)
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, serious, bleak, scary, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, youth, serial killer, crime, rape, kidnapping, revenge, life is a bitch, murder, marijuana, birthday, gun ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: connecticut, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 31K
Maniac (2012)
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: rough, disturbing, scary, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: insanity, serial killer, loneliness, obsession, psychopath, disturbed childhood, murder, extreme violence, schizophrenia, mannequin, exhibition, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Tales from the Hood (1995)
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, serious, bleak, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: child abuse, murder, police brutality, evil doll, funeral home, ghetto, anthology, mortician, mysterious character, gory, dealing with death, dirty cop ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.6
 6K
Dark Ride (2006)
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, carnival, road trip, serial killer, slasher, college, on the road, mental institution, gory, crimes, twins ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Last Showing (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A couple trapped in a cinema are manipulated into becoming unwilling actors in a film being captured by CCTV cameras.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, psycho film ...
Plot: psychopath, mind game, vengeance, obsession, captivity, danger, deadly, murder, violence, maniac, serial murder, insanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Devil's Rejects (2005)
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: macabre, road movie, scary, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, torture, sheriff, sadism, violence, brutality, murder, stabbing, road trip, vengeance, sadist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1978
Place: texas, usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the Crystal Lake Massacres, Jason is pronounced dead and taken to the hospital morgue, where he is mysteriously revived, allowing his diabolical killing spree to continue at the camp where the gruesome slaughtering began. But this time, in ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, morgue, camp, psychopath, gory, knife murder, summer camp, strong sexual content, in the woods, vengeance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Hostel: Part II (2007)
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, serious, rough, scary, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: slasher, strong sexual content, torture, kidnapping, murder, castration, gory, psychopath, tourist, survival, student, hotel ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, prague, slovakia, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Stranger Is Watching (1982)
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, suspense ...
Plot: kidnapping, psychopathic killer, subway, rape, murder, psychopath, investigation, crime, serial killer, urban, mind game, ransom ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 62K
Wolf Creek (2005)
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, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: slasher, australian, on the road, tourist, psychopath, gory, slasher killer, massacre, serial killer, friendship, british, outback ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia, mine, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Texas Ranger hunts for a hooded serial killer terrorizing the residents of a small town, set in 1946 Arkansas. Loosely based on a true story.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, maniac, slasher, stalking, murder, psychopath, mystery killer, unknown killer, bad guy, human monster, creep, sadistic psychopath ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1946
Place: arkansas, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)
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, rough, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, psychopath, serial killer, halloween, death, evil, niece, small town, gory, doctor, escape ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1989
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.4
 4K
Mother's Day (1980)
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: disturbing, serious, realistic, dark humor, rough ...
Plot: murder, rape, revenge, serial killer, slasher, vengeance, kidnapping, psychopath, reunion, college, gory, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Last House on the Left (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A group of teenage girls heading into the city hook up with a gang of drug-addled ne'er-do-wells and are brutally murdered. The killers find their way to the home of one of their victim's parents, where both father and mother exact a ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, brutal, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, slasher, serial killer, murder, sexualized violence, gory, vengeance, psychopath, brutality, danger, drugs/alcohol, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
 7K
The Tortured (2010)
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: rough, bleak, tense, sadistic, disturbing ...
Plot: child murder, death of son, kidnapping, psychopath, vengeance, confined, gory, mystery, crimes, deadly, torture, bloody violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
He Knows You're Alone (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A reluctant bride to be is stalked by a serial killer who only kills brides and the people around them. While her friends get whacked one by one, a hard boiled renegade cop whose bride had been killed years before tries to hunt him down before it is ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, stalker, psychopath, chase, murder, knife murder, gory, stalking, who done it, woman in danger, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 61K
High Tension (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alexia travels with her friend Marie to spend a couple of days with her family in their farm in the country. They arrive late and they are welcomed by Alexia's father. Late in the night, a sadistic and sick killer breaks into the farmhouse, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, rough, suspense ...
Plot: home invasion, insanity, survival, farmhouse, slasher, gory, serial killer, psychopath, kidnapping, massacre, brutality, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.3
 18K
Feardotcom (2002)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Luxembourg, USA, Canada
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, rough, serious, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: psychopath, ghost, neo noir, supernatural, doctor, kidnapping, police investigation, gory, urban, manipulations, voyeurism, killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI (1986)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Determined to finish off the infamous killer Jason Voorhees once and for all, Tommy Jarvis and a friend exhume Jason’s corpse in order to cremate him. Things go awry when Jason is instead resurrected, sparking a new chain of ruthlessly brutal ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, supernatural, camp, cemetery, mask, psychopath, gory, zombie, knife murder, summer camp, in the woods ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 2.8
 262
Dance Macabre (1992)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A dance instructor brings his dance troupe to Russia for training. What his dancers don't know, however, is that he has a dual personality--and his hidden personality is a serial killer.
Style: psychotronic, gothic, sadistic
Plot: slasher killer, psycho terror, ballet, body count, slashing, sadistic psychopath, butcher, american horror, psychopathic killer, maniac, psycho killer, homicidal maniac ...
Time: year 1991, 1990s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.4
 20K
Psycho II (1983)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After years of treatment at a mental institution for the criminally insane, serial killer Norman Bates is finally released. Deciding to move back into his long-dead mother's infamous old house, he soon finds himself tormented by "her" ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, slasher, revenge, voyeur, serial killer, motel, blood, starting over, gory, mother son relationship, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.5
 12K
Maniac (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A psychotic man, troubled by his childhood abuse, loose in NYC, kills young women and takes their scalps as trophies. Will he find the perfect woman in photographer Anna, and end his killing spree?
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: model, gore, violence, serial killer, mannequin, rage, sadism, park, shotgun, killer, gory, stalking ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1979, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.0
 29K
Pathology (2008)
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, rough, serious, twists and turns, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, incest, psychopath, hospital, infidelity, attempted murder, crime, extortion, drug use, game, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.9
 8K
Terror Train (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A masked killer targets six college kids responsible for a prank gone wrong three years earlier and who are currently throwing a large New Year's Eve costume party aboard a moving train.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: train, murder, college, serial killer, slasher, revenge, mask, killer, costume, psycho, stalker, masked killer ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Hills Have Eyes (1977)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On the way to California, a family has the misfortune to have their car break down in an area closed to the public, and inhabited by violent savages ready to attack.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, harsh, serious ...
Plot: cannibalism, desert, blood, survival, rape, gory, kidnapping, incest, family in danger, stalking, danger, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, mine, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%