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Children Shouldn't Play with Dead Things (1972)
 5.5
 4K
Children Shouldn't Play with Dead Things (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Six actors go to graveyard on a remote island to act out a necromantic ritual. The ritual works, and soon the dead are walking about and chowing down on human flesh.
Style: cult film, scary, humorous, dark humor, offbeat, suspenseful, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, island, ghost, supernatural, good versus evil, cemetery, living dead, afterlife, supernatural ability, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, slasher, danger, filmmaking, curses spells and rituals, isolation, escapades, gays and lesbians, gory, disorder, deadly, prank, leadership, deadly creature, silly humor ...
Time: 70s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, humorous and semi serious films with plots about deadly, supernatural, danger, gory, zombie, slasher and escapades mostly in Horror, Comedy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Children Shouldn't Play with Dead Things: The Dead Hate the Living! (2000), Ghoulies II (1987), Choking Hazard (2004), The Monster Club (1981), The Slaughter (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Dead Hate the Living! (2000)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a renegade band of young filmmakers break into an abandoned hospital to make their horror epic, they stumble upon a real dead body and decide to use it in their movie. They accidentally bring it back to life, open a portal to a dead world that ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, epic, humorous
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, danger, slasher, deadly creature, gory, chaos, deadly, escapades, supernatural, afterlife, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.6
 4K
Ghoulies II (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ghoulies II picks up a short time after the first movie, a few of the little nasties stow away on an amusement park ride and bring big bucks to a dying fair. The creatures are mad after an attempt to kill them, so the creatures go on a rampage ...
Style: humorous, scary, suspenseful, offbeat, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, heroes, ghost, supernatural, deadly creature, supernatural ability, danger, escapades, vampire, mad scientist, deadly, dangerous animal ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Dark Rising: Bring Your Battle Axe (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A weekend camping trip turns into a frantic fight against the supernatural when an ancient demon and a fearsome female warrior bring their eternal battle into the present day. Jason Parks is trying to win back his ex-fiancee, Jasmine, by arranging a ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: good versus evil, ghost, escapades, supernatural, gory, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, thirtysomething life, wizards and magicians, deadly, young lovers, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.0
 445
Choking Hazard (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When self-help guru Dr. Reinis (Jaroslav Dusek) led his students on a retreat to ponder the meaning of life, he had no intention of leading them all to their doom. But when gut-munching zombie woodsmen emerge, the group finds itself locked in mortal ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, rough, semi serious, scary ...
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, danger, deadly, deadly creature, gory, silly humor, wilderness, isolation, in the woods, hotel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Monster Club (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A writer of horror stories is invited to a "monster club" by a mysterious old gentleman. There, three gruesome stories are told to him; between each story some musicians play their songs. In the end, it's recognized he's the ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, gothic, anthology, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, ghost, supernatural, deadly creature, fall in love, heroic mission, afterlife, rescue, danger, filmmaking, nightlife, writer's life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Slaughter (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A turn of the century ritual to raise the feminine evil goes horribly awry and leaves a she demon dormant on the ceremonial grounds. Sixty years later a young couple moves into a house built on the ancient grounds and their daughter's murder ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: haunted house, gory, supernatural ability, ghost, danger, friendship, supernatural, mentally unstable, curses spells and rituals, human sacrifice, machete, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.2
 619
The Granny (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Granny's family wants her dead so they can collect her insurance. While she is on her death bed, she drinks an eternal life potion and returns to the land of the living. She is on a mission to wreak havoc over her greedy relatives.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, rough, offbeat ...
Plot: zombie, good versus evil, graphic violence, religions or cults, gory, thanksgiving, wizards and magicians, battles, supernatural, rivalry, escapades, master and servant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 3.7
 913
Monsturd (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A serial killer mutates with a chemical inside a sewer, to become a monster made of human waste just as the FBI and police are onto him.
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gory, laboratory, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, deadly creature, serial killer, crimes, danger, supernatural, mutant, psychopath, toxic waste ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Chopper Chicks in Zombietown (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Riding around on their motorbikes, a gang of tough women bikers are the only thing that stands between a crowd of zombies, which have been accidentally let out of their secure cave, and those still alive in the town.
Style: humorous, offbeat, suspenseful, rough, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, small town, mad scientist, chase, gory, apocalypse, supernatural, orphan, survival, leadership, vampire, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 2.9
 100
Playhouse (2003)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After years hiding in the shadows, the ancient ghosts of an old Pittsburgh theater make their presence known once again.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, scary, semi serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural, investigation, crimes, deadly, goofy hero, disorder, haunted house, gory, theater, zombie, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Parts of the Family (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Belgium, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Beyond the front door of an old, decrepit house is buried a horrible and tragic past. One horryfing and gory night a family of four is brutally hacked to pieces. The only survivor is the young and beautiful housekeeper, Ella. When she steps out of ...
Style: humorous, rough, suspenseful, semi serious, scary
Plot: zombie, murder, survival, confined, deadly creature, supernatural, escapades, danger, chaos, gory, experiment gone awry, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.1
 2K
Hack! (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Seven college students are picked to travel to a private island owned by the reclusive Vincent King and his film-obsessed wife Mary Shelley to study island wildlife. But is isn't long when a mysterious killer begins killing the students ...
Style: semi serious, scary, horror spoof, dark humor, captivating ...
Plot: slasher, psychopath, college, island, isolation, wilderness, youth, supernatural, obsessive quest, danger, killer clown, student life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Shrunken Heads (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three teens killed by a local crime boss return for revenge after a witch doctor revives them through voodoo magic.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, offbeat, scary, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, voodoo, fighting crime, danger, supernatural, master criminal, escapades, mischievous children, gang, heroes, superhero, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Return of the Living Dead II (1988)
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.
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, suburbs, undead, gory, supernatural, slasher, deadly, deadly creature, parody, escapades, danger, plague ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
A Cadaver Christmas (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: United by terrifying and bizarre circumstances, the janitor, the drunk, the bartender, the cop, his perp, and the student security guard must fight to undo the professor's work. A dark force is at work in the cadaver lab this Christmas and this ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, scary, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, corpse, supernatural, disorder, deadly, experiment, camp, violence, graphic violence, battles, danger, white trash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The House of Seven Corpses (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A director is filming on location in a house where seven murders were committed. The caretaker warns them not to mess with things they do not understand (the murders were occult related), but the director wants to be as authentic as possible and has ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, filmmaking, haunted house, ghost, zombie, estate, curses spells and rituals, danger, deadly, supernatural power, film within a film, actor ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
House of the Damned (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A woman uses witchcraft to try to steal her daughter's youth.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, scary, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: ghost, zombie, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, crimes, deadly, supernatural ability, mentally unstable, danger, race against time, supernatural, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Zombies! Zombies! Zombies! (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A drug experiment gone wrong produces a league of blood-thirsty zombies. It is up to a small band of exotic dancers trapped in a gentleman's club to fight back. Together they must rely on their wits and skills to survive the night, and pray ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, scary, humorous, offbeat
Plot: zombie, experiment gone awry, survival, disorder, parody, drug use, self sacrifice, experimental drug, watching a movie, save the day, nightclub, group of strangers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Redneck Zombies (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A barrel of radioactive waste is lost out in the woods. Some demented rednecks find it and use it as part of their still. Everybody who drinks from the liquor they produced turns into a zombie.
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, humorous, rough, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, survival, destiny, plague, experiment gone awry, anti hero, gory, chaos, disorder, in the woods, toxic ...
Time: 80s
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Andre the Butcher (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Andre the Butcher will make sure you pay for your sins.
Style: semi serious, scary, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: slasher, confined, psychopath, survival, gory, deadly, danger, isolation, violence spree, mind game, supernatural, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.5
 375
Corpses (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: rough, suspenseful, semi serious, scary, humorous
Plot: zombie, chaos, deadly, mad scientist, supernatural, vengeance, experiment gone awry, gory, mortician, small town, chaos and mayhem, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.1
 394
Retardead (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mad scientist Dr. Stern is turning students into super-smart cannibalistic zombies, and the local cops are too busy chasing a sex fiend to stop the flesh-eating ghouls. Fortunately, Stern's nemesis, FBI agent Susan Hannigan, is on the case. As ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: zombie, mutant, experiment gone awry, supernatural, special agents, chaos, disorder, deadly, danger, gory, school, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
 2K
Dead Scared (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Evil Dead meets Scream as an evil professor, through an ancient staff and a book of incantation, possesses the bodies of a group of fraterity and sorority pledges during a night of "hazing" activities in an abandoned mansion. When the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, serial killer, supernatural, supernatural ability, murder, gory, survival, slasher, curses spells and rituals, deadly, youth, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.8
 894
Hide and Creep (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Residents of a small Southern town contend with bloodthirsty zombies, a mysterious flying saucer, and bad television reception.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, rough, humorous, scary ...
Plot: zombie, deadly, danger, supernatural, gory, small town, satire, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, small town life, store, guts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.5
 2K
Uncle Sam (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Desert Storm vet who was killed in combat rises from the grave on July Fourth, to kill the unpatriotic citizens of his hometown, after some teens burn an American flag over his burial site.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, slasher, gore, patriotism, experiment gone awry, military, rivalry, crimes, soldier, deadly, serial killer, deadly creature ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: As a child Jack Brooks witnessed the brutal murder of his family. Now a young man he struggles with a pestering girlfriend, therapy sessions that resolve nothing, and night classes that barely hold his interest. After unleashing an ancient curse, ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, scary, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: science, camping, demon, disorder, ghost, good versus evil, supernatural, vengeance, murder, zombie, rivalry, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.6
 1K
Frightmare (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama students decide to pay tribute to their favorite horror star by stealing his body from his crypt for a farewell party. They fail to realize their violation of the tomb has triggered powerful black magic, and Conrad hasn't taken his final ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, zombie, ghost, slasher, supernatural, serial killer, rivalry, gory, psychopath, strong violent content, woman in danger, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.2
 295
Late Fee (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young couple’s quest to rent the scariest movie on DVD on Halloween eve results in a real life horror show they may live to regret!
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, anthology, humorous ...
Plot: supernatural, terrorism, murder, isolation, gory, danger, slasher, youth, crimes, deadly, stalking, halloween ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.2
 8K
Ghoulies (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young man and his girlfriend move into the man's old mansion home, where he becomes possessed by a need to control ancient demons.
Style: scary, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, demon, witch, zombie, puppet, puppets, ghost, danger, battles, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults, chaos ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.5
 257
Splatter Beach (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Splatter Beach is a 2007 low-budget horror comedy film made by the prolific Polonia brothers. It was released on DVD by Camp Motion Pictures.Starring Erin Brown, Erika Smith, Alison Whitney, Brice Kennedy, Ken Van Sant and Dave Fife, Splatter Beach ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: beach, deadly, escapades, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, gory, chaos, terrorism, creature feature, parody, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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