24 Movies Like House of Wax (2005)

1 The Mist (2007) ★ 7.1

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A small town is covered by a supernatural fog that cuts people off from the outside world. A group of heroes, who find themselves in a supermarket at this moment, have to engage in an unequal battle with the monsters living in the fog.

2 Mirrors (2008) ★ 6.1

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An ex-cop and his family are the target of an evil force that is using mirrors as a gateway into their home.

3 The Hills Have Eyes 2 (2007) ★ 5.1

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A group of National Guard trainees find themselves battling against a vicious group of mutants on their last day of training in the desert.

4 The Final Destination (2009) ★ 5.1

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A horrifying premonition saves a young man and his friends from death during a racetrack accident but terrible fates await them nonetheless.

5 The Hills Have Eyes (2006) ★ 6.4

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A traveling family falls victim to a group of mutated cannibals in a desert far away from civilization.

6 Saw (2004) ★ 7.6

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Two men find themselves in an unimaginable situation when their morning routine turns into something much worse. With only minutes before they're murdered by this mysterious killer with nefarious plans for them (and everyone), can't these poor souls escape?

7 The Skeleton Key (2005) ★ 6.5

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A hospice nurse working at a spooky New Orleans plantation home finds herself entangled in a mystery involving the house's dark past.

8 Vacancy (2007) ★ 6.2

A married couple becomes stranded at an isolated motel and finds hidden video cameras in their room. They soon realize that unless they escape, they'll be the next victims of a snuff film.

9 Orphan (2009) ★ 7.0

A husband and wife who recently lost their baby adopt a 9-year-old girl who is not nearly as innocent as she appears.

10 The Ruins (2008) ★ 5.9

A group of Americans goes to the Mexican jungle to see an ancient Mayan pyramid. Once at the very top, the friends notice that the pyramid is surrounded by a local tribe, but the Indians themselves are terrified of approaching the foot of the pyramid.

11 Final Destination 3 (2006) ★ 5.8

Six years after students cheated death, another teen has a premonition she and her friends will be involved in an accident. When the vision proves true, the student and survivors deal with the repercussions of cheating the Grim Re...

12 When a Stranger Calls (2006) ★ 5.0

During a babysitting gig, a high-school student is harassed by an increasingly threatening prank caller.

13 Hostel (2005) ★ 5.9

Three backpackers head to a Slovak city that promises to meet their hedonistic expectations, with no idea of the hell that awaits them.

14 The Fog (2005) ★ 3.7

A thick mist full of vengeful spirits haunts a prosperous island town off the coast of Oregon, as its inhabitants try to learn their town's dark secret in order to stop it.

15 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003) ★ 6.2

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After picking up a traumatized young hitchhiker, five friends find themselves stalked and hunted by a deformed chainsaw-wielding loon and his family of equally psychopathic killers.

16 The Uninvited (2009) ★ 6.3

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Anna returns home after being institutionalised because she attempted suicide after her mother died in a fire at their own boathouse. After 10 months, Anna's psychiatrist believes that she is ready to be discharged. At home, Anna joyfully greets her beloved older sister Alex and discovers that their father Steven, a successful author, is now with their mother's former nurse, Rachel. Believing that Rachel was involved in their mother's death, the sisters search for evidence that will prove this.

17 Cabin Fever (2002) ★ 5.6

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Five college graduates rent a cabin in the woods and begin to fall victim to a horrifying flesh-eating virus, which attracts the unwanted attention of the homicidal locals.

18 Wrong Turn 3: Left for Dead (2009) ★ 4.6

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When their transfer bus crashes in a West Virginia forest, a group of convicts and a corrections officer meet a rafter who is on the run from cannibalistic hillbillies who have murdered her friends.

19 Wrong Turn 2: Dead End (2007) ★ 5.5

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A group of reality show contestants find themselves fighting for their survival against a family of hideously deformed inbred cannibals who plan to ruthlessly butcher them all.

20 Thir13en Ghosts (2001) ★ 5.6

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When Cyrus Kriticos, a very rich collector of unique things, dies, he leaves house and fortune to his nephew and his family. While they're inside, they find they are not alone.

21 Friday the 13th (2009) ★ 5.5

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A group of young adults visit a boarded up campsite named Crystal Lake where they soon encounter the mysterious Jason Voorhees and his deadly intentions.

22 The Reaping (2007) ★ 5.6

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A former Christian missionary, who specializes in debunking religious phenomena, investigates a small town which seems to be suffering from the 10 biblical plagues.

23 Haunt (2019) ★ 6.3

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On Halloween, a group of friends encounter an "extreme" haunted house that promises to feed on their darkest fears. The night turns deadly as they come to the horrifying realization that some nightmares are real.

24 Dead Silence (2007) ★ 6.2

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After receiving a weird package with the doll named Billy, Jamie's wife is murdered and he believe's Mary Shaw and Billy are behind it. Destined to find out the truth, Jamie goes to the town of Raven's Fair where the ventriloquist Mary Shaw used to perform and is buried. But Jamie is in for more than he expected.

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