Movies like The House of Clocks

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The House of Clocks (1989)
 5.8
 1K
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, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, supernatural, murder, time, home invasion, crimes, vengeance, confined, supernatural ability, violence spree, danger, strong violent content, isolation, estate, gory, deadly, rivalry, woman in danger, dog, thief, cat, friendship, death, marijuana, female nudity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: italy

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Most similar movies to The House of Clocks

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about deadly, gory, 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 ⇓
95%
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: scary, suspenseful, dark humor, realistic, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, psychopath, gambling, gore, dishonesty, deadly, couples, gory, fashion, destiny ...
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, macabre, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, violence, buried alive, cemetery, suicide, priest, investigation, danger, rescue, psychic power, race against time ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1980
Place: new england, usa, manhattan new york city, new york, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 4.2
 756
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: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious
Plot: zombie, jungle, voodoo, slasher, supernatural, reincarnation, terrorism, afterlife, destiny, ancient mystery, escapades, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 11K
Blood Creek (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK, Romania
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, tense, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, occult, curses spells and rituals, siblings relations, vengeance, isolation, confined, zombie, murder, danger, revenge, gory ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 2000s
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.8
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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: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful, satanic ...
Plot: zombie, survival, rescue, on the run, deadly, danger, deadly creature, gory, in the woods, extreme violence, murder, eaten alive ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: supernatural, investigation, zombie, babies and infants, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, family in danger, missing child, slasher, danger, mystery, violence spree ...
Time: 80s
Place: egypt, middle east, africa, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Tomie: Re-birth (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Young art student Hideo paints an unnerving portrait of Tomie, who whispers that she loves him. Inexplicably, he reacts by stabbing her to death with a painting trowel. Two friends, Takumi and Shunichi, arrive on the scene and help him dispose of ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: murder, ghost, afterlife, vengeance, investigation, supernatural, crimes, danger, mind game, deadly, law enforcement, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
 3.8
 319
Aunt Rose (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A trio of ruthless killers seeks refuge in a quiet suburban home, only to discover a destructive force that could spell their doom in this blood-drenched frightener from director James Tucker. They thought they had found the perfect hideout, but ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, offbeat
Plot: evil, attic, murder, suburban life, deadly, danger, supernatural, gory, hostage, criminal heroes, supernatural ability, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.1
 10K
Black Sabbath (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France, USA
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, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, murder, family in danger, woman in danger, destiny, supernatural, afterlife, vengeance, good versus evil, strangulation, ghost, visceral ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: russia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.1
 6K
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, slasher, psychopath, zombie, gory, supernatural, woman in danger, deadly, crimes, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, surreal ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, child in peril, mysterious character, losing-it hero, vengeance, supernatural, haunted by the past, danger, parents and children, mental illness, family relations ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.7
 19K
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: suspenseful, scary, exciting, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, plague, chaos, supernatural, danger, curses spells and rituals, survival, deadly, gory, youth, supernatural ability, deadly creature ...
Time: 80s
Place: germany, europe, rome italy, italy, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: psychological, mind bending, serious, gothic, scary ...
Plot: black cat, investigation, ghost, supernatural, murder, village, uncover truth, mystery, mysterious character, mind game, dangerous animal, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.4
 2K
Absurd (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, Panama
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, slasher, cannibal, monster, death, sadism, psycho killer, priest, supernatural, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, cult film
Plot: electric chair, serial killer, slasher, master criminal, supernatural romance, crimes, supernatural ability, violence spree, murder, zombie, ghost, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.9
 25K
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, serious, rough, suspenseful, awful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, shark, cannibalism, voodoo, island, back from the dead, violence, tropical island, plague, gory, mad scientist, supernatural ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979, 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
P.O.E.: Project of Evil (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Following up the successful "P.O.E.: Poetry of Eerie", some of the original filmmakers regrouped for this newest experiment which aims to bring the tales of Edgar Allen Poe to life through the distinct lens of Italian horror with spoken ...
Style: surreal, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, rough ...
Plot: survival, murder, mystery, danger, deadly, confined, investigation, crimes, violence, strong violent content, nudity (full frontal - brief), gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 941
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, psychotronic
Plot: murder, investigation, human becomes animal, supernatural, transformation, rape, supernatural ability, deadly creature, fall in love, reincarnation, rivalry, rape revenge ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.8
 2K
Ritual (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Dr. Alice Dodgson gets her medical license revoked after the death of one patient. She's facing the possibility of not get any job when she accepts to be the nurse for one young man who suffers of cephallitis called Wesley Claybourne. Aside ...
Style: rough, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: voodoo, zombie, supernatural, murder, danger, curses spells and rituals, doctors and patients, supernatural ability, gory, deadly, belief, female bonding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: jamaica
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.1
 1K
Eaters (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The world - devastated by the Great Epidemic - is governed by hordes of living dead. Three men - Igor and Alen, two hunters of dead and a scientist, Gyno - try to give an answer to what has happened to the human race. Alen and Igor leave for two ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, brutal, awful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, strong violent content, supernatural, mad scientist, chaos, disorder, deadly, isolation, murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy, europe, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.8
 667
Before Dawn (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An estranged couple's vacation to save their troubled relationship goes awry when they find themselves under attack from the walking dead
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, tense, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, isolation, family problems, danger, deadly, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, woman in danger, village, nothing goes right, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.4
 280
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, scary, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, college, serial killer, murder, zombie, ghost, crimes, escapades, mystery, vengeance, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
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: maniac, vengeance, murder, small town, violence spree, survival, haunted by the past, danger, isolation, brutality, torture, slasher ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: florida, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.8
 2K
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
Plot: survival, isolation, deadly, confined, murder, captivity, danger, small town, cannibalism, sadism, child in peril, human flesh ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: southern italy, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.7
 1K
Psycho Cop (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Officer Joe Vickers would probably make a good policeman if it weren't for his two nasty habits. Firstly, he is a devoted satanist; secondly - he likes to kill people. When he meets a group of teenagers spending their vacation in a wood hut, he ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, survival, danger, youth, police officer, violence, gory, deadly, violence spree, kids in trouble, in the woods ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.2
 231
Slaughtered (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Everyone's getting slaughtered in the pub tonight!
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, bar, danger, captivity, deadly, confined, zombie, death, violence, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, family in danger, gory, danger, murder, supernatural ability, parents and children, deadly, suburbs ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Grapes of Death (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman discovers that the pesticide being sprayed on vineyards is turning people into murderous lunatics.
Style: serious, rough, surreal, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: zombie, exploitation, vineyard, murder, violence, dynamite, blood, deadly, gory, danger, village life, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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