Movies like Dead Above Ground

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Dead Above Ground (2002)
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Dead Above Ground (2002)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the style of I Know What You Did Last Summer, troubled Goth student Jeff Lucas directs and screens his won "horror movie" and is subsequently ridiculed by his fellow students. Following a tragic car accident Jeff is burnt alive and not a trace of his body can be found. A year later, on the first day of school a new student arrives at Bay City High. he is living in Moss Point house where Jeff lived before he died. This new student, Chip Palmer, is having horrific nightmares and claims Jeff is talking to him and threatening to come back from beyond the grave and kill all of his tormentors. One by one, the students and teachers of Bay City High begin to die as Jeff's bloody horror movie suddenly becomes reality.
Style: slasher, realistic, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: high school, vengeance, social misfits, youth, chase, teenage life, rivalry, axe murder, high school life, serial killer, empire, goth girl, car chase, stalker, murder, deadly, neck breaking, car falling off a cliff, axe in the chest
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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Most similar movies to Dead Above Ground

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and slasher films with plots about deadly, crimes, rivalry, murder, youth, serial killer and teenage life mostly in Horror, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Dead Above Ground: April Fools (2007), Bloody Homecoming (2013), Wishcraft (2002), Detention (2010), The Slaughterhouse Massacre (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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April Fools (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A year ago, DeAnna a young hottie, seduces Melvin the class nerd, only to set him up for a cruel April Fools' joke that inadvertently ended in murde. Now, DeAnna, her boyfriend and her friends are being stalked by a hooded figure. Is Melvin ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mysterious character, vengeance, stalking, youth, rivalry, graphic violence, crimes, friends, prank, bullying, hip hop culture, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Bloody Homecoming (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three years after a tragic accident leaves a student dead at the annual Homecoming dance, a group of senior friends anxious about the return of Homecoming Night to their sleepy Southern town find themselves visited by a deadly presence from their ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, scary, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: homecoming, supernatural, high school, rivalry, ghost, friends, teachers and students, stalking, vengeance, teenager, survival, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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83%
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Wishcraft (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Life is about to change for Brett Bumpers, Martin Van Buren High School's resident brain. Socially inept and head over heels in love with Samantha the school beauty. Brett receives a mysterious package, a talisman, and the power to make three ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, dead teenager, supernatural, murder, supernatural ability, wish come true, teenage life, youth, fall in love, characters killed one by one, serial killer, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 3.0
 964
Detention (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of high school students are sent to Detention. Abandoned and locked in, images of Ghosts appear as they attempt to escape, only to find themselves connected to a past horrific death and made responsible for it with their lives.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: ghost, confined, school, supernatural, afterlife, isolation, teenage life, high school life, youth, prank, high school, detention ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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The Slaughterhouse Massacre (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Follow the story of several attractive teenagers as they try to have a fun time in a slaughter house after dark...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, college, psychopath, murder, ghost, uncover truth, youth, crimes, vengeance, teenage life, violence spree, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Devil's Diary (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When two friends, Dominique and Ursula, uncover an ancient book in a graveyard one night, they discover that the book has the supernatural power to grant any evil desire written within it. In a series of escalating acts of vengeance, Ursula harms ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychological, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, youth, supernatural, obsession, vengeance, clergy, teenager, cemetery, revenge, teenage girl, small town, cheerleader ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Antisocial Behaviour (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jakob Kelser is a lonely man living in a run-down house on the edge of a council estate. After enduring weeks of aggrevation and torment from local youths , Jacob, in a last-ditch attempt to once again lead a normal life, plots his revenge on his ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychological, rough ...
Plot: murder, vigilante, gang, vengeance, teenage life, crimes, youth, rivalry, mystery, violence, serial killer, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.2
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The Graveyard (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Six friends go to the Placid Pines Cemetery to play hide and seek in the tombs. When a "harmless" prank ends in the accidental death of one of the group, the prankster goes to prison. Five years later the friends meet up in the cemetery ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prank, vengeance, teenage life, serial killer, cemetery, rivalry, youth, confined, psychopath, violence spree, woman in danger, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 562
The Open Door (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A pirate radio station is granting callers their hearts' desires. But as some teenagers find out, be careful what you wish for.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, wish come true, youth, rivalry, curse, murder, group of friends, beauty, high school life, disorder, high school, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Knock Knock (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Knock Knock is a horror film that combines fear with revenge, hate with justice and responsibility with sacrifice. The bible says an "Eye for an Eye." Rico was just a big fun loving son of a hard working neighborhood business man. The ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, small town, vengeance, who done it, investigation, mortician, crimes, rivalry, empire, high school, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Final Curtain (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A group of college theater students sneak into the Baxter University theater at night to initiate the 'frosh meat'. Something goes terribly wrong. The next night the same actors become locked into the theater, each one of them has to face ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: college, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, theater, college student, actor, rite of passage, murder, backfire, violence, strangulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Filth to Ashes, Flesh to Dust (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Purge: To put to death, eliminate what is undesirable. The serial killer known as Purge lived and died by this code. But is he dead? Driving home from a road trip, ERIC and SHELLY take a back road to avoid a traffic jam. They encounter the serial ...
Style: suspenseful, slasher, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, youth, friends, revenge, psychopath, survival, violence, rivalry, teenage life, traffic jam ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Snow White: A Deadly Summer (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A troubled teenage girl finds herself in a web of lies and deceit when her stepmother attempts to murder her by sending her to a discipline camp.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher, tense ...
Plot: forest, psychopath, murder, youth, isolation, crimes, snow white, serial killer, graphic violence, teenage life, premonition, stepmother stepdaughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Hatred of a Minute (2002)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A tragic love story/psychlogical thriller, Hatred of a Minute, is the story of a medical transcriptionist that becomes a serial killer because of his physically and mentally abusive past. His mind spirals out of control as a war between good and ...
Style: scary, realistic, serious, slasher, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, rivalry, psychopath, violence spree, crimes, curses spells and rituals, hallucination, doctors and patients, abusive stepfather, hate, poem, death of mother ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Prank (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Harmless prank or violent revenge? Three high school students, sick of living in fear of bullies, plan the ultimate payback. But when their prank goes way too far, they come to realize that getting even can have deadly consequences. Packed with ...
Style: tense, rough, disturbing, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: disorder, friendship, prank, vengeance, social relations, crimes, found footage, teenage life, friends, social misfits, killer clown, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Frightening (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The eighteen years old Corey Peterson moves with his mother to a small town due a trauma in the past. On his first day at Hallows End High School, he is approached by the student also new arrival in town Mason that tells him about a death of a ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, haunted by the past, teenage life, buddies, supernatural, youth, social misfits, crimes, rivalry, small town, misfit, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
When a Killer Calls (2006)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A babysitter begins receiving threatening phone calls from a man who has just killed an entire family.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, nanny, home invasion, urban legend, terrorism, crimes, youth, teenage life, prank, legends and myths ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Hell High (1989)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A teacher with a paranormal gift and a dark past, is forced to her limits when she becomes the target of a gang of teenagers. After spying on the vulnerable woman as she showers, they break into her home, humiliate and assault her. Something inside ...
Style: slasher, realistic, serious, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, teenager, voyeurism, female nudity, attempted rape, dead teenager, home invasion, serial killer, prank, high school, rape, rape revenge ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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 ⇓
44%
 3.3
 777
Hayride (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A college student returning home for Halloween is forced to face his childhood fears when an escaped killer takes refuge in his family's "Haunted Hayride".
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: halloween, psychopath, serial killer, crimes, youth, murder, death, mental patient, small town, brutality, violence, holiday ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Brutal (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a small town, a serial killer mutilates the bodies of his victims and leaves a flower on the corpses. The sheriff and his wife/deputy investigate the murders while trying to keep from alarming the citizens. They team up with an autistic hound dog ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, mystery, prodigy, love affair, mentally challenged, law enforcement, gay, small town life, small town, riddles and clues, politics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Devour (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Friends become increasingly addicted to a video game that has an evil agenda.
Style: scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, occult, psychopath, nightmare, obsession, high school, teenage life, youth, supernatural ability, afterlife, devil ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: slasher, suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: forest, deadly creature, supernatural, youth, teenage life, wilderness, curses spells and rituals, murder, nightmare, monster, ghost, high school ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Disturbed (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The quiet town of Quartz Hill is about to experience the worst night of the town's history. A notorious killer has escaped from death row with one thought on his mind. Revenge.
Style: psychological, slasher, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, vengeance, psychopath, rivalry, crimes, stalking, murder, rape, graphic violence, criminal's revenge, mentally unstable, fugitives ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.1
 293
Reality Check (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four young women and three young men, totally strangers to each other, are sent to an isolated house with the crew members of a reality show to stay living together for three months without any means of communication with the exterior, and in the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, slasher, scary
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, contests and competitions, strong sexual content, prize money, isolation, sexual relations, media satire, farm, graphic violence, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.5
 2K
The Butcher (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A tragic car accident in the middle of nowhere finds six stranded college students fighting for their lives after making a horrifying discovery in a remote farmhouse in director Edward Gorsuch's rural frightener. With no place to run and no ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, youth, rivalry, stalking, farmhouse, redneck, killer, car accident, high society, chase, forest, mute child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.0
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As Night Comes (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Troubled 17-year-old Sean Holloway falls in with a group of teenage outcasts called 'The Misfits,' whose charismatic leader, Ricky, takes him under his wing. But as Sean becomes more and more entangled in the gang's anarchist ways, ...
Style: serious, captivating, psychological, tense, slasher ...
Plot: halloween, rivalry, juvenile delinquency, crimes, gang, vengeance, youth, teenager, violence, society, teenage life, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.2
 574
XII (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A man found guilty of a crime against a minor is released from prison and returns to get revenge on the jury who sent him there.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, psychopath, crimes, strong violent content, serial killer, masked killer, murder, violence, chase, escaped prisoner, comeback, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.3
 1K
Nightstalker (2002)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A stylish horror film based on the life of Richard Ramirez, aka the Nightstalker, who terrorized people in Los Angeles during the 1980s.
Style: scary, serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, psychopath, murder, police investigation, mind game, police detective, murderous pair, law enforcement, true crime, violence, rape ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.3
 4K
Hit and Run (2009)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mary Murdock, a college student, thinks she's hit and killed a cat with her car driving home drunk from a party. She is horrified beyond words when she gets home and discovers a man's nearly dead body impaled on the bumper of her Jeep. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, slasher, suspense ...
Plot: hit and run, murder, dark and stormy night, psychopath, who done it, investigation, uncover truth, teenage life, student life, vengeance, stalking, chase ...
Time: contemporary
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38%