Movies like Chiller

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Chiller (1985)
 4.5
 1K
Chiller (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A man who has been dead and cryogenically preserved for ten years is miraculously revived, but with chillingly unexpected results.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, zombie, time travel, crimes, ghost, supernatural, afterlife, clergy, supernatural ability, family life, good versus evil, experiment gone awry, danger, haunted by the past, imaginary, escapades, future dystopia, deadly, disorder, rivalry, deadly creature, dog, killer, murderer, dead man ...
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to Chiller

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and rough films with plots about deadly, supernatural, danger, murder, crimes, gory and rivalry mostly in Horror, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Chiller: They Crawl (2001), Unseen Evil (2001), Invitation to Hell (1984), The Boogens (1981), Earth vs. the Spider (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.5
 643
They Crawl (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A computer whiz named 'Bean' is among several people found dead with strange striations, odd puncture wounds and missing internal organs. Bean's brother Ted teams up with detective Gina to get to the bottom of it. With the help of a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, experiment gone awry, murder, rivalry, plague, deadly, track down, supernatural, danger, dangerous animal, deadly creature, cockroach ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.4
 261
Unseen Evil (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of hikers led by a college professor are searching the woods for an ancient Indian burial mound. When they discover a likely site, three members of the group reveal themselves to be grave looters, and tie up the others so they can keep the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, survival, crime gone awry, danger, rivalry, escapades, deadly, betrayal, gory, alien, americana ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Invitation to Hell (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A scientist and his family move to a new town. He meets the local celebrity the beautiful who runs th local health club to which everyone is a member and makes him suspicious. Intrigued he investigates further and uncovers a terrifying plot.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: suburbs, supernatural, murder, investigation, vampire, escapades, imaginary, suburban life, femme fatale, danger, mentally unstable, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.6
 2K
The Boogens (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Otherworldly creatures inhabit the bootleg tunnels underneath a small town mining community, and they kill any of the townsfolk who invade their home.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: deadly creature, supernatural, danger, gory, deadly, experiment gone awry, escapades, social relations, abandoned mine, dynamite, tentacle, mutant ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Earth vs. the Spider (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A shy comic book fan is injected with an experimental serum and starts turning into a spider. When web covered bodies start appearing a policeman starts to investigate the strange case.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, tense, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, laboratory, disorder, supernatural, good versus evil, danger, crimes, deadly creature, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.1
 2K
Neon Maniacs (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of teenagers in San Francisco discover a nest of homicidal monsters living in a tower of the Golden Gate Bridge, but when they try to tell authorities, no one believes them.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, rough, serious ...
Plot: mutant, danger, survival, deadly creature, crimes, youth, deadly, rivalry, teenage life, stalking, murder, police ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Night Shadows (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When two brothers, Josh and Mike, go to a small southern town for a vacation, they find most of the residents either dead or missing. When Mike himself goes missing, Josh teams up with the local sheriff and an attractive school teacher to find him ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, mutant, small town, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, chaos, plague, toxic, toxic waste ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.5
 7K
Phase IV (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Arizona ants mock the food chain on their way to a desert lab to get two scientists and a woman.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, cult film, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, time lapse photography, science, ant, murder, scientist, space travel, race against time, chases and races, deadly creature, imaginary, deadly ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.5
 973
Rats (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Brookedale Psychiatric Hospital is a crumbling institution which barely has enough money to remain open. Formerly a prison, it sits atop a warren of tunnels and sewage system viaducts. But Brookdale has a secret - a secret known by only one ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: mental institution, survival, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, deadly, supernatural, danger, gory, disorder, deadly creature, working undercover, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.6
 2K
Severed (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A multi-national forestry company engages in genetic experimentation to increase logging yield in a remote section of forest...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, rough ...
Plot: zombie, supernatural, danger, experiment gone awry, deadly, escapades, survival, disorder, environmentalism, chaos, gory, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Death of a Ghost Hunter (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Renowned "ghost hunter", Carter Simms is paid to conduct a paranormal investigation of a supposedly haunted house. Along with a cameraman, a reporter, and a spiritual advocate, she embarks on a three night journey into terror.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: ghost, murder, uncover truth, investigation, supernatural, afterlife, haunted by the past, deadly, danger, journalism, supernatural ability, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
 2K
The Kindred (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Amanda's deathbed request to her son, John, was for him to destroy all the lab notes etc. from her last experiment. She also blurts out he had a brother. At the funeral John meets Melissa, who claims to be his mothers biggest fan. Together with ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, mad scientist, murder, survival, experiment gone awry, investigation, deadly, danger, death, creature, laboratory, transformation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Night of the Scarecrow (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of drunk teenagers accidently set free the spirit of a warlock, which possesses a scarecrow. The scarecrow goes on a bloody rampage killing the descendents of the men who had killed the warlock a century before. A newcomer and the daughter ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, mind bending
Plot: scarecrow, supernatural, warlock, slasher, curses spells and rituals, crimes, murder, love affair, rivalry, mentally unstable, deal with the devil, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.7
 9K
Puppetmaster (1989)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Toulon, a puppet maker, discovers an ancient Egyptian potion and uses it to bring his creations to life. His puppets become murderous little demons and escape. Distraught, the master takes his life. Years later, psychics tune into the existence of ...
Style: scary, rough, gothic, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, supernatural, objects come to life, puppet, deadly creature, serial killer, danger, curses spells and rituals, evil doll, hotel, violence, toy comes to life ...
Time: 80s, 1930s, year 1939
Place: pacific ocean, yale university, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Ganzfeld Haunting (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a world where past meets present and the present gets lost in time, reality is blurred for 5 College psychology students who are pushing all boundaries during an ESP experiment over a lost weekend...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, psychological, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, psychology, supernatural, experiment gone awry, losing-it hero, deadly, danger, haunted by the past, violence, drugs/alcohol, gory, haunted house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Spontaneous Combustion (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young man finds out that his parents had been used in an atomic-weapons experiment shortly before he was born, and that the results have had some unexpected effects on him.
Style: suspenseful, rough, gothic, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, experiment gone awry, supernatural ability, supernatural, deadly, government agency, secret past, burned alive, conspiracy, murder, scientist, top secret ...
Time: 50s, 90s, 80s, year 1955, 20th century ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 2.5
 510
The Cry (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In New York, detective Alex Scott is investigating with his partner Sergio Perez the disappearance of several children. When they visit the Mexican witch Gloria, the woman advises that a powerful evil force is chasing the reincarnation of her son ...
Style: serious, bleak, scary, psychotronic
Plot: ghost, supernatural, mentally unstable, supernatural ability, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, danger, investigation, missing child, reincarnation, haunted by the past, vengeance ...
Time: 16th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Puppet Master vs Demonic Toys (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of toymakers seek to use Andre Toulon's formula, now in the hands of Toulon's great-nephew Robert, to give life to a line of killer toys that they plan to unleash on Christmas Eve.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: evil doll, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, heroes, curses spells and rituals, crimes, danger, rivalry, supernatural, good versus evil, factory, evil corporation ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 4.1
 899
Watchers II (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A genetically re-engineered dog develops a psychic link with a monster created in a lab experiment which goes awry.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, profanity, strong violent content, graphic violence, deadly, pets, mutant, imaginary, supernatural ability, escapades, heroes, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 2.7
 428
The 13th Unit (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Seven strangers find themselves trapped in an underground storage facility, struggling to survive while being hunted by a supernatural beast that resides inside the mysterious 13th unit.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: survival, dangerous animal, curses spells and rituals, murder, danger, deadly, supernatural, storage unit, monster, deathtrap, violence, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Panic in the tower (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A murderous baboon escapes from a laboratory and roams the research building, and begins to kill some teenagers who are also in the building playing a Dungeons-and-Dragons type game.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: baboon, medical school, laboratory, danger, mutant, experiment gone awry, deadly, isolation, captivity, animal attack, scientist, animal horror ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Killer Instinct (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A series of unsolved crimes from the past prove to be the common thread in three stories that intertwine to reveal big problems in a small town.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, supernatural, ghost, slasher, haunted by the past, murder, gory, deadly, danger, small town life, dark and stormy night ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Deadly Friend (1986)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Paul is a new kid in town with a robot named "BB". He befriends Samantha and the three of them have a lot of good times together. That is, until Samantha's abusive father throws her down some stairs and kills her. In an effort to save ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, mad scientist, robot, zombie, teenager, college, prank, serial killer, child abuse, artificial intelligence, resurrection ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Left in Darkness (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Celia (Monica Keena, Freddy vs. Jason) has had a rough life, with a mother who died in childbirth and a father who disappeared. Unfortunately for Celia, death is not any easier than life. When she is drugged and raped at a frat party, Celia dies ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: heaven, darkness, ghost, family problems, supernatural, haunted by the past, woman in danger, good versus evil, dealing with death, death in the family, afterlife, supernatural romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 2.5
 783
Lizzie (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lizzie, a young woman with amnesia, slowly comes to realize that she may be responsible for the horrific murder of her parents. After returning to the family home, Lizzie had terrifying flashbacks to her childhood, and comes face to face with the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, uncover truth, deadly, vengeance, danger, supernatural, memory loss, crimes, haunted by the past, murder, nightmare, haunted house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.0
 3K
Freakdog (2008)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young doctor in a US hospital administers a powerful and untested cocktail of drugs to a coma victim. But instead of curing him, it triggers a powerful "out-of-body" experience and enables the patient - a depraved and dangerous loner - ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious
Plot: murder, coma, ghost, experiment gone awry, revenge, hospital, loner, bar, morgue, supernatural, mental institution, mentally challenged ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Cameron's Closet (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A father who experiments with his sons psychokinetic powers, is unaware that these experiments release a demon from hell, which lives in his sons closet, preparing to take over the young boys soul.
Style: psychological, offbeat, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Plot: psychic, afterlife, demon, psychokinesis, experiment gone awry, imaginary, supernatural ability, deadly creature, teenage life, deadly, disorder, gory ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.0
 8K
Unrest (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young pathology med student suspects that the spirit of a dead cadaver in the hospital morgue where she works is killing off all those who handle or desecrate the body.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious, rough
Plot: hospital, murder, ghost, supernatural, haunted by the past, gory, deadly, medical student, medical school, insanity, self mutilation, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Frost: Portrait of a Vampire (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: San Diego, present day: The murders are starting again. A girl has been found with two holes in her neck and her body totally drained of blood. Lt Dan Richardson [Shane Pliskin] knows what it is but doesn't believe it, so he calls in blind ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, deadly creature, murder, slasher, supernatural, vengeance, rivalry, heroes, crimes, danger, deadly, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
Place: afghanistan, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.0
 136
The Forest (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: By taking her own life in the infamous Suicide Forest of Mount Fuji, a sexy American cover-girl supernaturally transforms into a demonic spirit to wreak a violent revenge, one by one, upon those who helped her ex-boyfriend leave her. .
Style: serious, scary, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: ghost, vengeance, haunted by the past, supernatural, danger, in the woods, urban legend, profanity, deadly, rivalry, murder, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, mount fuji, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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