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Children of the Night (1991)
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Children of the Night (1991)
Original name: Children Of The Night
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Cindy and Lucy are eighteen and going away to college. As a ritual they must rid themselves of the dirt of their small home town (Allburg) by swimming in an abandoned church crypt. They jump in and begin talking about sex when Lucys crucifix falls into the water and drifts down to land on Czakyr's (an ancient vampire) head, apparently waking him up. Some time onwards a school teacher from a nearby town, Mark, gets directed to Allburg to help Lucy and her grandmother, who are suspected to be in trouble. Lucy becomes the target of a town turned vampire because of her 'virgin blood'. Mark, Lucy and an old wino shack up in an abandoned building outside of town but eventually get lured back to Allburg by the locals. There, with a giant glowing cross spearing the front of their Toyota, they take the town on and battle Czakyr.
Style: scary, atmospheric, rough, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, small town, college, friendship, investigation, teacher, virgin, crucifix, crypt, teenage life, youth, supernatural, teachers and students, church, clergy, supernatural ability, stalking, captivity, loss of virginity, danger, small town life, imaginary, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 1990s

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Most similar movies to Children of the Night

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and rough films with plots about supernatural, deadly, danger, curses spells and rituals, murder, gory and vampire mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like Children of the Night: Witchouse II: Blood Coven (2000), Life Blood (2009), Blood Descendants (2007), The Damned (2006), Jaws of Satan (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Witchouse II: Blood Coven (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When an old house in a small town is razed to make way for a shopping mall, the crew unearths four unmarked graves. A professor from a nearby university is asked to find out who the bodies are, but when she and her students arrive in town and begin ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, small town, ghost, demon, deadly, vengeance, escapades, crimes, danger, rivalry, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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Life Blood (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Forty years ago a supernatural force vanquished Brooke and Rhea, a sexy lipstick lesbian couple, after they committed an inconceivable murder. Now, on New Year's Eve, they'll rise from the dead. Still hot and still a couple, they're ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, serious, rough ...
Plot: murder, vampire, deadly, crimes, supernatural, clergy, danger, imaginary, small town, good versus evil, tv show, television show ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Blood Descendants (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A hundred years after being brutally murdered by the justice-seeking citizens of a small town, a supernatural killer fulfills his promise to return from the grave and seek vengeance against the descendents of the people who slaughtered him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, scary
Plot: vengeance, psychopath, danger, murder, curses spells and rituals, crimes, deadly, supernatural, ghost, deadly creature, who done it, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
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83%
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The Damned (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A clan of vampires has just moved into the neighborhood, and college student Tom accidentally discovers his new neighbors' secret. When the vampires find out that Tom knows, he must do whatever he can to survive. His two roommates, a horror fan ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: vampire, police investigation, deadly, slasher, danger, crimes, zombie, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, investigation, college, amateur detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 667
Jaws of Satan (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A preacher whose ancestors were Druids battles Satan, who has taken the form of a huge snake.
Style: scary, suspense, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: snake, priest, supernatural, witch, small town, danger, dangerous animal, curses spells and rituals, druid, clergy, cobra, rattlesnake ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Brotherhood 2: Young Warlocks (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: John, a new student at an exclusive private school, is having trouble with a group of bullying jocks who are jealous of his friendship with beautiful classmate Mary. He's intrigued, then, when enigmatic misfit Luc offers him a chance to get ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, homoerotic
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, friendship, warlock, bully, mind game, supernatural, teenage life, manipulations, youth, manipulation, danger, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Visions of Suffering (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Demons cross the divide between the world of dreams and waking reality to capture a victim and drag him back to their nightmarish realm.
Style: suspenseful, surreal, serious, scary
Plot: vampire, supernatural, danger, imaginary, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, gory, alien encounter, stalking, deadly, surrealism, hallucination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 2.4
 408
Midnight Mass (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A group of people fight for their small town after vampires take over the world.
Style: gothic, futuristic, scary, serious, rough
Plot: vampire, curses spells and rituals, church, small town, supernatural, deadly, gory, apocalypse, plague, alcohol abuse, life is a bitch, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Ripper (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An old antique ring turns a college professor into a homicidal maniac when he puts it on. The ring originaly belonged to Jack the Ripper, and the Ripper's spirit possesses whoever wears it.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, slasher, college, murder, ghost, working class, danger, deadly, makeup artist, gory, small town life, mentally unstable ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Savage Harvest (1994)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The agony and death of the Trail of Tears. A Cherokee elder, desperate to aid his people. Demons bursting into our world to destroy the entire tribe. And a great flood that washes the evil up into our modern world. The demons await the smell of the ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Plot: wilderness, vampire, vengeance, imaginary, legends and myths, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, rescue, mentally unstable, small town life, buddies ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Devil's Wedding Night (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The 1800s: scholarly Karl Schiller believes he's found the ring of the Nibelungen, which holds great power. It's at Castle Dracula. His twin, Franz, a gambler, asks if vampires frighten Karl; Karl shows him an Egyptian amulet, which may ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak, serious ...
Plot: vampire, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, woman in danger, supernatural, murder, master and servant, curses spells and rituals, magical ring, supernatural romance, gothic horror, virgin ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Darkness (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small community is besieged by vampires. After he watches friends ravaged in a convenience store, a lone avenger goes off to do battle with the undead, armed with shotgun, chainsaw, and Holy water. Later he finds other survivors and they try to ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, stylized, gothic ...
Plot: vampire, zombie, battles, gore, blood, graphic violence, small town, heroes, escapades, imaginary, deadly creature, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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61%
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Witchouse (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 72 min.
Story: On Mayday 1998 in the town of Dunwich, Massachusetts, Elizabeth gathers together a group of specially selected friends for a rather odd party. It turns out that she is the descendent of a malevolent witch named Lilith who was burned at the stake ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, scary, serious
Plot: evil witch, supernatural ability, supernatural, danger, youth, teenage life, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, deadly, seance, witch, evil spirit ...
Time: 90s
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60%
Curse of the Forty-Niner (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of friends discover gold deep inside an old mine. But by taking the gold and think they've hit it big, they awaken a long dead miner who's Hell Bent on protecting his treasure.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural, curse, slasher, ghost, danger, ghost town, mine, gold, undead, adventure, curses spells and rituals, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Blood Legend (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young witch gathers her coven to methodically fulfill her uncle's demands to help resurrect a demon lover from centuries past. Believing that she has completed her tasks she waits for the resurrection and her eternal rewards only to find ...
Style: scary, serious, surprise ending
Plot: escapades, supernatural ability, vengeance, danger, deadly, school, supernatural, ghost, prank, reincarnation, imaginary, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Fear Runs Silent (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When high school science teacher, Mr.Hill, convinces his student, Kerry Johnson, and a group of her friends to go on an overnight field trip, they find themselves face to face with the darkest side of terror. Not even their worst nightmares will ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, supernatural, deadly creature, youth, danger, deadly, teenage life, wilderness, curses spells and rituals, in the woods, murder, nightmare ...
Time: 90s
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55%
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Deathmaster (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Quarry is a mysterious stranger with cult like following of hippies. Rather than showing them peace and love, he has more sinister plans for them as he is a vampire.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, beach, hippie, deadly, small town life, danger, supernatural, small town, murder, aging, curses spells and rituals, mysterious character ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Brotherhood (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The fraternity "Doma (House of) Tau Omega" has found a key to eternal youth without having to become blood-drinking vampires. Will they be able to recruit Chris, an innocent and perfect newcomer?
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, college, fraternity, vampire, frat party, danger, teenage life, friendship, ritual, student life, secret society, eternal youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Automaton Transfusion (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Three teens find themselves in a town over run with zombies. Deciding to fight back, they go on a punch you in the throat, action packed, non stop ride through the city, woods, and schools.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, gory, deadly, teenage life, youth, danger, isolation, deadly creature, plague, small town, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Deadtime Stories (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An anthology of three horror stories presented by George A. Romero. In "Gorge" hikers are trapped in a cave-in must make a gruesome choice. In "On Sabbath Hill," a woman is driven to suicide but remains to torment her lover. In ...
Style: disturbing, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, missing person, danger, deadly creature, urban legend, mysterious death, obsession, murder, vampire, dismembered body, small town life, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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49%
Lust for a Vampire (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1830, the Karnstein heirs use the blood of an innocent to bring forth the evil that is the beautiful Mircalla - or as she was in 1710, Carmilla. The nearby Finishing School offers rich pickings not only in in the blood of nubile young ladies but ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, gothic, serious ...
Plot: vampire, dangerous attraction, mystery, fall in love, mysterious character, femme fatale, supernatural, serial killer, crimes, danger, village, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 15th century, 1830s, georgian era ...
Place: england, austria, europe
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45%
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Venom (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Venom is a fright-filled voodoo thriller loaded with a sizzling cast of the screen's hottest young stars. Set deep in the eerie swamps of southern Louisiana - Agnes Bruckner (Murder By Numbers), Jonathan Jackson (Tuck Everlasting) and Meagan ...
Style: scary, rough, suspense, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: voodoo, swamp, youth, slasher, teenage life, danger, back from the dead, survival, zombie, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Scars of Dracula (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Prince of Darkness casts his undead shadow once more over the cursed village of Kleinenberg when his ashes are splashed with bat's blood and Dracula is resurrected. And two innocent victims search for a missing loved one... loved to death ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, gothic, scary, bleak ...
Plot: vampire, dracula, good versus evil, village, castle, bite mark, coffin, priest, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
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44%
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Dracula: Prince of Darkness (1966)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Whilst vacationing in the Carpathian Mountain, two couples stumble across the remains of Count Dracula's castle. The Count's trusted servant kills one of the men, suspending the body over the Count's ashes so that the blood drips from ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: vampire, gothic horror, blood, good versus evil, woman in danger, crucifix, stalking, vengeance, zombie, supernatural, supernatural ability, imaginary ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Vampyres (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A lesbian vampire couple haunt an abandoned castle and the English country side around it. They prey on passing motorists, whom they seduce, and murder.
Style: suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, serious, sexy ...
Plot: vampire, investigation, murder, couples, gory, countryside, dangerous attraction, supernatural, serial killer, femme fatale, danger, zombie ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london
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41%
Child of Darkness, Child of Light (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Catholic priest is sent to investigate reports of two virgin conceptions. One is about to give birth to the child of God and the other is the child of the Devil and he must decide which one is good and which one is evil before Satan's ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, serious
Plot: good versus evil, investigation, pregnancy, religions or cults, danger, rivalry, apocalypse, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, priest, antichrist, clergy ...
Time: 90s
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41%
Trapped Ashes (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Trapped in a house of horror, seven people discover that the only way they'll get out alive is to tell their scariest stories, setting the stage for five tales from directors Ken Russell, Sean S. Cunningham, Joe Dante, Monte Hellman and John ...
Style: anthology, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: vampire, ghost, tour guide, supernatural, captivity, afterlife, danger, dangerous attraction, slasher, femme fatale, zombie, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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976-Evil II (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After being bestowed with demonic powers following a phone call to Hell, a psychotic teacher begins a rampage of death and destruction in a small town, forcing a teen and her boyfriend to fight him off so that they can get away.
Style: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, high school, zombie, slasher, obsession, murder, chase, telephone call, vengeance, afterlife, serial killer, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Voice (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 104 min.
Story: While training after hours in her high-school, the aspirant singer Park Young-Eon is mysteriously killed and her body vanishes. Her ghost is invisible and trapped in the school, but her best friend Kang Sun-min, who broadcast in the lunchtime in ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, friendship, haunted by the past, investigation, supernatural, danger, youth, hearing voices, crimes, gays and lesbians, deadly, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
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40%
Ghosts of Goldfield (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two couples and another friend from college decide to visit the Goldfield Hotel in Nevada to make a documentary about ghosts – then their nightmares begin!
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, uncover truth, danger, stalking, supernatural, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, master and servant, legends and myths, family in danger, filmmaking, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada
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40%