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C.H.U.D. (1984)
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C.H.U.D.
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A rash of bizarre murders in New York City seems to point to a group of grotesquely deformed vagrants living in the sewers. A courageous policeman, a photo journalist and his girlfriend, and a nutty bum, who seems to know a lot about the creatures, band together to try and determine what the creatures are and how to stop them.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, bloody, melancholic, twist ending, harsh, ridiculous, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, gory, monster, slasher, gore, blood, police investigation, supernatural, anti heroes, monsters, homeless, splatter, toxic, dangerous animal, violence, demons, mad scientist, deadly creature, superhuman powers, cult, bum, cannibal, flamethrower, sewer, police detective ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
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Re-Animator
Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
USA
86 min.
 7.2
Phantasm
Horror, Sci-Fi
USA
88 min.
 6.8
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, suspense and serious films with plots about brutality, violence, adaptation, mentor, deadly, catastrophe and splatter mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Fantasy genres. Some movies like C.H.U.D.: Humanoids from the Deep (1980), Parasite (1982), Return of the Living Dead II (1988), Nightmares (1983), The Kindred (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Humanoids from the Deep
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 80 min.
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Parasite
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Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Paul Dean has created a deadly parasite that is now attached to his stomach. He and his female companion, Patricia Welles, must find a way to destroy it while also trying to avoid Ricus, his rednecks, and an evil government agent named Merchant.
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Return of the Living Dead II
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of kids discover one of the drums containing a rotting corpse and release the 2-4-5 Trioxin gas into the air, causing the dead to once again rise from the grave and seek out brains.
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Nightmares
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Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, intense ...
Audience: teens
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The Kindred
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Hellraiser: Bloodline
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Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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The Brain That Wouldn't Die
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Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
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Shivers
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Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The residents of a suburban high-rise apartment building are being infected by a strain of parasites that turn them into mindless, sex-crazed fiends out to infect others by the slightest sexual contact.
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Blood Beach
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: suspenseful, semi serious, bloody, scary, suspense ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 80s
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Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Country: USA
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Beyond Re-Animator
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
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Story: Once again tampering with mother nature to disastrous results, Dr. Herbert West continues his research while serving time in a maximum security prison for his previous exploits. West's limited prison-cell experiments are suddenly interrupted by ...
Style: dark humor, scary, serious, rough, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: contemporary
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The Last Man on Earth
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Robert Morgan is the last man on earth, as far as he can tell. A plague killed everyone else on the planet several years ago. He was immune to it, and can only guess why. Vampires that were formerly human attack Morgan's home every night
Style: atmospheric, bleak, scary, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Halloween III: Season of the Witch
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dr. Daniel Challis and Ellie Grimbridge stumble onto a gruesome murder scheme when Ellie's novelty-salesman father, Harry, is killed while in possession of a strange mask made by the Silver Shamrock mask company. The company's owner, Conal ...
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Night of the Creeps
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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The Fly II
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak, rough ...
Plot: gory, mad scientist, teleportation, monster, revenge, dangerous animal, splatter, laboratory, violence, deadly creature, mentor, child as adult ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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Phantasm II
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Puppet Master II
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Country: USA
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