Movies like Candyman: Day of the Dead

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Candyman: Day of the Dead (1999)
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Candyman: Day of the Dead
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Candyman returns to try to convince his female descendent, an artist, to join him as a legendary figure. To this end, he frames her for a series of hideous murders of her friends and associates so that she has nowhere else to turn to.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Plot: murder, gory, ghost, serial killer, slasher, vengeance, who done it, woman in danger, psychopath, police investigation, crimes, deadly, relatives, mirror, evil, law enforcement, supernatural, legends and myths, danger, rivalry, police detective, frame up, interracial, racist comment, ball gag ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
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Candyman
Horror, Thriller
USA, UK
99 min.
 6.6
Intruder
Horror, Thriller
USA
83 min.
 6.3
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Most similar movies to Candyman: Day of the Dead

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and rough films with plots about serial killer, danger, deadly, slasher, crimes, psychopath and murder mostly in Horror, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Candyman: Day of the Dead: Hellblock 13 (1999), Candyman (1992), The Incubus (1982), Little Erin Merryweather (2003), Silent Night, Deadly Night 2 (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Candyman moves on to New Orleans and starts his horrific murders once more. This time, his intended victim is a school teacher. Her father was killed by the Candyman, and brother wrongly accused of the murders.
Style: scary, atmospheric, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, gory, murder, vengeance, serial killer, supernatural, violence, ghost, urban legend, blood, afterlife, splatter ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new orleans, usa
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Hellblock 13
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a haunted death row cellblock, a deranged female serial killer reads a trio of twisted tales to her executioner.
Style: dark humor, serious, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: ghost, prison, gory, serial killer, slasher, supernatural ability, crime, zombie, vengeance, family in danger, haunted by the past, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
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System:   83%
    User:   67%
 
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Candyman
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Candyman, a murderous soul with a hook for a hand, is accidentally summoned to reality by a skeptic grad student researching the monster's myth.
Style: suspenseful, scary, macabre, gothic, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, revenge, urban legend, slasher, supernatural, gory, belief, haunted by the past, investigation, cult, slavery, bee ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
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System:   78%
    User:   84%
 
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The Incubus
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the small New England town of Galen, a young teenage boy claims he has dreams of young women being brutally raped and murdered. A doctor and the local sheriff discover that the boy's dreams are real and that a sinister occult might be behind ...
Style: serious, rough, sexual, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: gory, ghost, slasher, mysterious character, small town, serial killer, rape, demon, murder, supernatural ability, zombie, investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: new england, europe, ireland, usa
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Little Erin Merryweather
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Once upon a time, death preyed upon a New England college campus. Rumors swirl that "if you see a flash of red, you're dead!" Local golden boy, Peter Bloom (David Morwick) investigates the grisly killings until the stakes grow higher ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, fairy tale
Plot: amateur detective, gory, serial killer, college, mystery, slasher, investigation, mind game, police investigation, track down, murder, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new england, usa, massachusetts
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System:   62%
    User:   72%
 
The Hitcher II: I've Been Waiting
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A sadistic serial killer terrorizes a couple driving on a rural highway in Texas while killing numerous people and framing them for his killings.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: on the road, serial killer, slasher, mind game, race against time, vengeance, murder, psychopath, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
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Silent Night, Deadly Night 2
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After being traumatized by his brother Billy's murderous rampage years earlier, Ricky Caldwell has become a serial killer himself and is now living in a mental hospital. Relating his story to a psychiatrist, Ricky recounts the details of their ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, gory, ghost, hospital, mental institution, slasher, investigation, mind game, vengeance, decapitation, santa claus ...
Time: 80s
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System:   60%
    User:   49%
 
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Intruder
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The overnight stock crew of a local supermarket find themselves being stalked and slashed by a mysterious maniac.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, gory, zombie, murder, who done it, woman in danger, supermarket, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: 80s
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System:   57%
    User:   59%
 
Children of the Corn: The Gathering
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Grace Rhodes, who is studying to be a doctor, returns to her hometown as a strange illness is afflicting the local children. The symptoms include a high fever and spasms, but even weirder is what happens the next day: All those with the illness ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, gory, serial killer, violence, blood, murder, children, supernatural, ghost, mystery, corn, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   67%
 
Bloody Murder
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Julie McConnell is one of a dozen camp counselors working to re-open a summer camp when a series of murders and disappearances begin commited by a hockey masked killer who may be the urban legend killer Trevor Moorehouse. When Julie looks into the ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Plot: slasher, deadly creature, urban, gory, summer camp, ghost, serial killer, mind game, survival, murder, vengeance, isolation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   43%
 
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 808
Dark Asylum
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Asylum is a taut psychological thriller about a deranged fearsome killer running lose in an abandoned high security Asylum. Pitting the county psychiatrist Dr. Maggie Belham against the psychotic maniac, Dr Belham is trapped in a maze of corridors, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychological
Plot: master criminal, gory, mental institution, mentally unstable, serial killer, slasher, special agents, investigation, mind game, psychopath, mental illness, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   42%
 
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Nightstalker
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
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:   50%
    User:   56%
 
Deep in the Woods
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of artists, composed of the young actors Wilfried and Matthieu and the actresses Sophie, Mathilde and the dumb Jeanne, is hired by a millionaire, Axel de Fersen, to present a performance of Little Red Riding Hood in his isolated castle to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, rough ...
Plot: deadly creature, gory, ghost, in the woods, serial killer, slasher, palaces castles and temples, supernatural ability, murder, mind game, wolf, forest ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france
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Madhouse
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Story: A young psychiatric intern unearths secrets about the mental health facility in which he works.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, psychological
Plot: ghost, gory, hospital, mental institution, mentally unstable, mystery, serial killer, slasher, investigation, mind game, psychiatry, murder ...
Time: contemporary
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Strangeland
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A pierced and tattooed sadist, Captain Howdy, trolls the Internet for naive teens, luring them to his home to torture and defile them. When Howdy kidnaps and tortures the daughter of police Detective Mike Gage, he is caught. Deemed insane, he is ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, vengeance, serial killer, supernatural, torture, goth, brutality, internet, heavy metal, mental institution, criminal's revenge, bdsm ...
Time: 90s
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Hatchet II
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Picking up right where the original ended, Marybeth escapes the clutches of the deformed, swamp-dwelling iconic killer Victor Crowley. After learning the truth about her family’s connection to the hatchet-wielding madman, Marybeth returns to the ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, gory, swamp, survival, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, psychopath, danger, deadly, supernatural, ghost, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   43%
 
I've Been Waiting for You
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a California teen with an interest in the occult moves to a New England town, she finds that the town teens believe she is a witch sent to seek revenge on the descendants of the people who originally killed another witch a hundred years ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Plot: gory, ghost, mysterious character, serial killer, slasher, urban, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, revenge, teen angst, witch, student life ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, new england, usa
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System:   48%
    User:   57%
 
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Rough Draft
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A struggling freelance writer, while investigating the transvestite night life, stumbles across a serial killer in action. The two then strike up a bizarre partnership to document the killer's motives and handiwork as a possessed detective ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological, scary ...
Plot: police investigation, amateur detective, crime, serial killer, protagonist as suspect, witnessing a crime, stalking, investigation, journalism, murder, mind game, false accusation ...
Time: 90s
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System:   48%
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Children of the Corn II: The Final Sacrifice
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Arriving in Gatlin, Nebraska, a news-reporter and his son get wind of a story about the youth in the town murdering their parents finds that a series of brutal murders are revealed to be worshipers of the corn-stalks and try to stop them before they ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, gory, small town, murder, supernatural, investigation, cult, children, death, curses spells and rituals, lame, splatter ...
Time: 90s
Place: nebraska, usa
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Body Parts
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A criminal psychologist loses his arm in a car crash, and becomes one of three patients to have their missing limbs replaced by those belonging to an executed serial killer. One of them dies violently, and disturbing occurrences start happening to ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, gory, slasher, murder, vengeance, death row, splatter, blood, mad scientist, brutality, doctors ...
Time: 90s
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Ripper
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A massacre survivor (A.J. Cook) studies serial killers under a famous expert (Bruce Payne), but her classmates soon start dying at the hands of a Jack the Ripper copycat.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, gory, slasher, mind game, college, stalking, haunted by the past, teenage life, who done it, woman in danger, psychopath, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   54%
 
He Knows You're Alone
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, gory, stalking, who done it, psychopath, woman in danger, stalker, chase, crimes, murder, danger ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   46%
 
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Stitches
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A group of longtime friends converge on a fatal course with destiny when they cross paths with Alexander Tatum, a mercenary surgeon. He is a hunter with the keen skill of one who has also been hunted. Prey turned predator. The victims quickly ...
Style: rough, serious, twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: slasher, crimes, gory, deadly, master villain, serial killer, police investigation, survival, track down, captivity, haunted by the past, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   40%
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Evil Remains
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A graduate student preparing his thesis on mythology leads his friends on a research expedition to an old plantation estate on the outskirts of the Big Easy. The site is reputed to mysteriously cause madness and death to all who enter it.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: gory, deadly creature, ghost, serial killer, urban, slasher, vampire, chase, investigation, survival, uncover truth, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   42%
 
The Nature of the Beast
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two men, both hiding a deadly secret, are on a murderous rampage through the desert.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, rough, scary
Plot: desert, serial killer, murder, police investigation, on the road, mystery, slasher, chase, mind game, motel, hitchhiker, highway ...
Time: 90s
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   42%
 
Prom Night II
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Hamilton High's Prom Queen of 1957, Mary Lou Maloney is killed by her jilted boyfriend, she comes back for revenge 30 years later. Bill Nordham is now the principle of Hamilton High and his son is about to attend the prom with Vicki ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, slasher, revenge, murder, ghost, supernatural, camp, prom, splatter, college, gory, serial killer ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 1950s
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System:   37%
    User:   33%
 
Nightmare Detective
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Three people in Tokyo take a surreal voyage of self-discovery through memory and nightmares. "O" intends suicide while talking on a cell-phone with a stranger he meets on line who plans a simultaneous suicide. Events take a horrifying ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, gory, serial killer, slasher, mystery, supernatural ability, investigation, mind game, murder, who done it, psychopath, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   30%
 
Jack the Ripper
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Switzerland, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A serial killer whose mother was a prostitute starts killing streetwalkers as a way of paying back his mother for her abuse.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, prostitute, police investigation, gory, slasher, investigation, crime, mind game, track down, maniac, jack the ripper ...
Time: 70s, 1880s, 19th century
Place: england, europe, scotland, london
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System:   37%
    User:   43%
 

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, british horror
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Time: contemporary
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System:   35%
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