Movies like Chiller

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Chiller (1985)
 4.5
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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, ghost, time travel, supernatural, crimes, afterlife, family life, supernatural ability, escapades, rivalry, experiment gone awry, good versus evil, clergy, disorder, haunted by the past, deadly creature, future dystopia, frozen, dog, killer, murderer, dead man, science, doctor ...
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to Chiller

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and psychotronic films with plots about supernatural, deadly, danger, murder, crimes, escapades and experiment gone awry mostly in Horror, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Chiller: Invitation to Hell (1984), They Crawl (2001), The Boogens (1981), Unseen Evil (2001), Earth vs. the Spider (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, murder, suburbs, mentally unstable, supernatural ability, rivalry, escapades, vampire, crimes, femme fatale, daring rescue, investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.4
 746
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, tense, suspense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, experiment gone awry, murder, rivalry, supernatural, plague, deadly creature, dangerous animal, track down, cockroach, mutant, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 3K
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: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Plot: deadly creature, supernatural, experiment gone awry, escapades, social relations, abandoned mine, tentacle, heist, heroes, crimes, mutant, bloodsucker ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.3
 324
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: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: survival, supernatural, deadly creature, crime gone awry, rivalry, escapades, betrayal, alien, americana, custody, store, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, experiment gone awry, disorder, deadly creature, crimes, heroes, good versus evil, supernatural, mad scientist, laboratory, supernatural ability ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, mutant, small town, deadly creature, chaos, experiment gone awry, plague, toxic, motel, sheriff, infection ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.5
 2K
The Kindred (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 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, experiment gone awry, survival, investigation, death, creature, laboratory, transformation, secrets, genetics ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.5
 8K
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: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, scientist, ant, murder, disorder, chaos, dangerous animal, race against time, supernatural, deadly creature, good versus evil, misfit ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 3.4
 1K
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, supernatural, disorder, deadly creature, escapades, working undercover, psychiatrist, reporter, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.5
 11K
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, puppet, supernatural, objects come to life, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, serial killer, evil doll, hotel, violence, ghost, demon ...
Time: 80s, year 1939, 1930s
Place: yale university, pacific ocean, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, afterlife, haunted house, murder, supernatural, investigation, uncover truth, journalism, haunted by the past, supernatural horror, ghost hunter, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.5
 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, scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, rough ...
Plot: zombie, zombie outbreak, experiment gone awry, supernatural, chaos, disorder, environmentalism, survival, escapades, vengeance, murder, attempted rape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, psychology, supernatural, experiment gone awry, haunted by the past, losing-it hero, haunted house, experiment, violence, sexual content, investigation, time travel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Brotherhood III: Young Demons (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A group of devil-may-care teenagers discover they've mistakenly called upon the Prince of Darkness in this flashy horror story.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher, homoerotic ...
Plot: high school, wizards and magicians, supernatural, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, crimes, rivalry, good versus evil, youth, escapades, supernatural ability ...
Time: middle ages, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: experiment gone awry, supernatural ability, supernatural, government agency, secret past, conspiracy, burned alive, scientist, murder, race against time, anger, uncover truth ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 80s, 90s, year 1955
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: scarecrow, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, warlock, love affair, murder, crimes, mentally unstable, rivalry, deal with the devil, small town, countryside ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.9
 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, serious, suspenseful, slasher
Plot: murder, ghost, experiment gone awry, revenge, hospital, loner, coma, supernatural, afterlife, mental institution, mentally challenged, prank ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Bride of Re-Animator (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Herbert West once again revives the dead. This time, he brings Dan's ex-girlfriend's heart back inside a 'perfect' body. Dr. Hill returns as the evil nemesis who lost his head.
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: laboratory, police detective, mad scientist, zombie, good versus evil, experiment gone awry, perversion, corpse, experiment, reanimation, doctor, basement ...
Time: 80s
Place: massachusetts, usa, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 4.5
 6K
Mimic 2 (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a cockroach-spread plague threatened to decimate the child population of New York City in the original Mimic, biologist Susan Tyler and her research associates developed a species of "Judas" bugs and introduced them into the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: school, child in peril, supernatural ability, supernatural, plague, high school, psychopath, good versus evil, rescue, survival, mutation, mutant ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 2.7
 565
The Cry (2006)
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, haunted by the past, missing child, reincarnation, curses spells and rituals, mentally unstable, investigation, supernatural ability, murder, vengeance, legends and myths ...
Time: 16th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.2
 1K
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: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, strong violent content, graphic violence, buddies, pets, escapades, supernatural, deadly creature, supernatural ability, heroes, nudity (full frontal - brief), disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: medical school, laboratory, experiment gone awry, isolation, mutant, captivity, baboon, animal attack, scientist, animal experimentation, monkey, medical student ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: scary, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: evil doll, supernatural, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, heroes, rivalry, good versus evil, crimes, curses spells and rituals, factory, evil corporation, villain turns good ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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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: murder, survival, curses spells and rituals, dangerous animal, supernatural, storage unit, monster, deathtrap, rivalry, violence, isolation, group of strangers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
3G - A Killer Connection (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 125 min.
Story: 3G is the nightmarish story of Sam Arora and Sheena, a couple, who become victims of a series of events when Sam buys a 3G enabled second hand phone in Fiji islands while on a holiday. One night they receive a Phantom Call which changes their lives ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic
Plot: ghost, supernatural, couples, disorder, crimes, murder, cult, cell phone, vacation, phone terror, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, supernatural, psychopath, vengeance, haunted by the past, murder, small town life, dark and stormy night, game, sexual murder, sexual content, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Blood of Ghastly Horror (1967)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mad scientist implants an electronic device into the brain of an injured soldier, which turns him into a psychotic killer.
Style: serious, scary, rough, psychotronic, offbeat
Plot: mad scientist, zombie, criminal heroes, deadly creature, crimes, escapades, supernatural, rivalry, frame up, martial arts, technology gone awry, heist ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.2
 3K
The Asphyx (1972)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Hugo is a brilliant turn-of-the-century scientist, loved and respected by his family and friends, admired by his colleagues. But he is a man quickly becoming obsessed with a curious and frightening question... what is the mysterious apparition found ...
Style: disturbing, scary, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: obsession, afterlife, mad scientist, ghost, experiment gone awry, haunted by the past, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, disorder, serial killer, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 2.6
 855
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, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: ghost, uncover truth, vengeance, murder, haunted by the past, memory loss, nightmare, haunted house, supernatural, crimes, unfulfillment, losing-it hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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, slasher, serious, realistic ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, deadly creature, murder, heroes, crimes, buddies, vengeance, rivalry, mountain climbing, lieutenant, zombie ...
Time: contemporary
Place: afghanistan, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%