Movies like The House of Clocks

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The House of Clocks (1989)
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The House of Clocks (1989)
Original name: La casa nel tempo
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A gang of vicious young punks break into the house of an elderly couple, terrorize, and then murder them. Suddenly, the clocks in the house begin to run backwards, and the dead come back for revenge!
Style: scary, atmospheric, rough, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: zombie, supernatural, murder, time, home invasion, crimes, vengeance, confined, supernatural ability, violence spree, danger, isolation, deadly, gory, estate, rivalry, woman in danger, dog, thief, cat, friendship, death, female nudity, sex scene, clock ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and rough films with plots about gory, deadly, danger, supernatural, murder, crimes and blood mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like The House of Clocks: The House by the Cemetery (1981), Touch of Death (1988), City of the Living Dead (1980), Black Demons (1991), Blood Creek (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The House by the Cemetery (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A deranged killer lives in the basement of an old mansion and pops out occasionally to commit grisly murders that include be-headings.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, zombie, mad scientist, supernatural, psychopath, vengeance, family in danger, danger, haunted by the past, slasher, insanity, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Touch of Death (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lester Parson is a lonely gigolo who dates and kills off middle-aged women in ultra-gory fashion just for the pleasure of watching them die, as well as to take their money and jewelery as well as cook and eat their remains for his dinner.
Style: rough, humorous, semi serious, dark humor, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, slasher, gambling, murder, gore, prostitute, woman in danger, danger, fashion, zombie, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
City of the Living Dead (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman has visions that suggest the eruption of the living dead into the world through a portal, spurred on by the suicide of a priest.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, gothic, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, violence, buried alive, priest, cemetery, suicide, investigation, rescue, danger, psychic power, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1980
Place: new england, usa, manhattan new york city, new york, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Black Demons (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three college students, another couple, their housekeeper are besieged at a remote Brazilian plantation by a group of zombies raised by a voodoo curse.
Style: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful
Plot: jungle, zombie, voodoo, slasher, college, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, ancient mystery, gory, deadly, reincarnation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Blood Creek (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man and his brother on a mission of revenge become trapped in a harrowing occult experiment dating back to the Third Reich.
Style: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: occult, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, siblings relations, vengeance, confined, isolation, zombie, murder, danger, revenge, deadly ...
Time: 30s, 1930s, 2000s
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Black Sabbath (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three short tales of supernatural horror. In “The Telephone,” a woman is plagued by threatening phone calls. In "The Wurdalak,” a family is preyed upon by vampiric monsters. In “The Drop of Water,” a deceased medium wreaks havoc on ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, gothic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: vampire, murder, family in danger, destiny, supernatural, afterlife, vengeance, woman in danger, good versus evil, ghost, strangulation, anthology ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: russia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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FleshEater (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teenagers, taking a nocturnal hayride come across the grave of a man. Little did they know that this deceased man is a zombie. One by one, the actual living are falling victim and becoming zombies. Eventually there are zombies everywhere, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, satanic
Plot: zombie, survival, on the run, deadly creature, rescue, danger, deadly, gory, in the woods, extreme violence, sadism, murder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Two Evil Eyes (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two horror segments based on Edgar Allan Poe stories set in and around the city of Pittsburgh. "The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar" concerns a cheating wife who is trying to scam her dying husband out of millions by having her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: zombie, hypnosis, murder, violence, ghost, investigation, anthology, photographer, hallucination, cat, gory, supernatural ...
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Absurd (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man has been driven insane by church-sanctioned scientific experimentation which also causes him to be nearly impossible to kill. He is pursued to America by a priest where he embarks upon a killing spree while the priest tries to hunt him down ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, slasher, psycho killer, cannibal, monster, sadism, death, priest, experiment gone awry, supernatural ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Blood Feast (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: In the sleepy suburbs of Miami, seemingly normal Egyptian immigrant Fuad Ramses (Mal Arnold) runs a successful catering business. He also murders young women and plans to use their body parts to revive the goddess Ishtar. The insane Ramses ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, zombie, gory, supernatural, slasher, woman in danger, supernatural ability, crimes, violence spree, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Manhattan Baby (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An archaelogist opens an Egyptian tomb and accidently releases an evil spirit. His young daughter becomes possessed by the freed enity and, upon arrival back in New York, the gory murders begin.
Style: serious, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, sinister ...
Plot: zombie, investigation, supernatural, foreknowledge, good versus evil, ghost, nanny, murder, danger, family in danger, slasher, babies and infants ...
Time: 80s
Place: egypt, middle east, new york, usa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Horror Show (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Detective Lucas McCarthy finally apprehends "Meat Cleaver Max" and watches the electric chair execution from the audience. But killing Max Jenke only elevated him to another level of reality. Now Lucas' family is under attack, his ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: electric chair, serial killer, slasher, rivalry, zombie, psychopath, vengeance, ghost, master criminal, deadly, gory, supernatural romance ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Forever Evil (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The sole survivor of a backwoods massacre investigates the incident with the help of a photographer and a police officer. Soon, it becomes clear that they're up against nothing less than an ancient god!
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: zombie, serial killer, supernatural, murder, college, ghost, rivalry, gory, deadly, mentally unstable, vengeance, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Beyond the Door II (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A couple is terrorized in their new house haunted by the vengeful ghost of the woman's former husband who possesses her young son.
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, losing-it hero, mysterious character, vengeance, supernatural, danger, haunted by the past, parents and children, mental illness, family relations, deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Demons (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of people are trapped in a West Berlin movie theater infested with ravenous demons who proceed to kill and possess the humans one-by-one, thereby multiplying their numbers.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, scary, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, danger, survival, curses spells and rituals, plague, gory, deadly, youth, supernatural ability, deadly creature, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, germany, rome italy, italy, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.2
 888
Werewolf Woman (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A woman has dreams that she is a werewolf so she goes out and finds men. She proceeds to have sex with them and then rip their throats out with her teeth. She eventually falls in love but then she is raped and her lover is murdered so she goes out ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, captivating
Plot: murder, investigation, human becomes animal, supernatural, transformation, rape, fall in love, supernatural ability, deadly creature, rivalry, vengeance, reincarnation ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Black Cat (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An American photographer (Mimsy Farmer) and a Scotland Yard inspector (David Warbeck) suspect a man's (Patrick Magee) cat of murder.
Style: mind bending, serious, psychological, gothic, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, ghost, supernatural, black cat, village, mystery, uncover truth, mysterious character, mind game, dangerous animal, supernatural ability, murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Zombie (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A zombie is found aboard a boat off the New York coast which belongs to a famous scientist. A journalist travels to the Antilles with the daughter of the scientist. They discover a terrifying disease which is turning the islanders into horrifying ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, shark, cannibalism, island, back from the dead, violence, tropical island, plague, gory, mad scientist, supernatural, survival ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979, 80s
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Burial Ground: The Nights of Terror (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Professor Ayres discovers a secret in an ancient stone and when he opens a crypt, he revives zombies that kill him. He had invited three couples to visit him in his manor to reveal his discovery. However, they never get around to meeting the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, crypt, supernatural, mad scientist, danger, deadly, cannibalism, violence, survival horror, eaten alive, party, gory ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: italy, southern italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Two Thousand Maniacs! (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Six people are lured into a small Deep South town for a Centennial celebration where the residents proceed to kill them one by one as revenge for the town's destruction during the Civil War.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, macabre, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, small town, maniac, survival, violence spree, murder, danger, isolation, haunted by the past, brutality, torture, gore ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Offspring (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Survivors of a feral flesh-eating clan are chowing their way through the locals. Amy Halbard and Claire Carey strive to survive their abduction by the cannibals and save their children. A subplot involving Claire's despicable husband, Steven, ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Amityville: It's About Time (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an old clock arrives at home as a gift, strange things begin to happen. The family that proudly assigned a privileged place to the clock in the living room, is unaware that this thing is a link to an old and evil house...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, gory, family in danger, vengeance, parents and children, murder, supernatural ability, danger, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Scary or Die (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The creation of filmmaker Michael Emanuel, SCARY OR DIE tells five interwoven horror stories that take place in and around the “City of Angles”. A flesh-eating clown desperately trying to protect the person he craves the most; a dirty cop and a ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, brutal
Plot: murder, gory, vampire, zombie, crimes, supernatural, family in danger, death, transformation, dismemberment, clown, vampire hunter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Vengeance of the Zombies (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An Indian mystic uses magical chants to raise women from the dead, then sends them out to perform revenge killings for him.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious, mind bending
Plot: zombie, murder, vampire, investigation, devil worship, revenge, morgue, danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, wizards and magicians, escapades ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, london, scotland yard
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52%
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Slaughtered (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Everyone's getting slaughtered in the pub tonight!
Style: serious, rough, realistic, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, bar, murder, zombie, danger, isolation, slasher, wilderness, supernatural, captivity, deadly, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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52%
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The Beyond (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young woman inherits an old hotel in Louisiana where after a series of supernatural 'accidents', she learns that the building was built over one of the entrances to Hell.
Style: gothic, scary, bleak, rough, atmospheric ...
Plot: hotel, ghost, zombie, supernatural, morgue, murder, danger, survival, violence, blindness, experiment, mutilation ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
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Baby Blood (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A parasite crawls into the uterus of an abused woman (Yanka) and begins to demands human blood.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: pregnancy, murder, deadly creature, mutant, danger, deadly, supernatural, crimes, gory, parasite, human prey, baby ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.2
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Sweet Home (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, Poland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A couple decides to spend a romantic evening in a floor of a semi-abandoned building that slip because she works as a consultant for the council house and got the keys. During the evening they discover that a hooded murderer is the only tenant left ...
Style: atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: survival, couples, confined, on the run, danger, isolation, deadly, murder, couple relations, gory, tenant, axe murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Revenge of the Living Dead Girls (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A company, not wanting to pay for their chemicals to be dumped properly, put some into a truck of milk, which eventually kills three girls. The girls then return from the dead to seek bloody revenge.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Plot: zombie, supernatural, supernatural ability, escapades, sexual relations, vengeance, toxic, deadly, gory, danger, chaos, terrorism ...
Time: 80s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.1
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Death Spa (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Michael's health club is beseiged with a series of terrible murders involving killer saunas and other grisly devices. Michael's wife killed herself a while before and her brother holds Michael responsible. Michael needs to stop the ...
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful, dark humor
Plot: murder, slasher, spa, deadly, mentally unstable, gory, supernatural, afterlife, farm, stalking, ghost, burned alive ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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50%
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