Movies like The Dead Hate the Living!

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The Dead Hate the Living! (2000)
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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 releases dozens of other zombies, then struggle for their lives in a desperate attempt to flee from the creatures who apparently have them hopelessly trapped in the hospital.
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, humorous, epic
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, slasher, danger, chaos, gory, deadly creature, supernatural, afterlife, experiment gone awry, filmmaking, escapades, disorder, deadly, violence, friendship, sister sister relationship, brother sister relationship, gore, hospital, laboratory, artists and showbiz, scientist, cancer, female nudity ...
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to The Dead Hate the Living!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, humorous and semi serious films with plots about deadly, supernatural, gory, danger, zombie, experiment gone awry and deadly creature mostly in Horror, Comedy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Dead Hate the Living!: Stalled (2013), Corpses (2004), Monsturd (2003), Parts of the Family (2003), Meat Market (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Stalled (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: It's Christmas Eve, and a soon-to-be-shit-canned maintenance gopher (Dan Palmer) is changing light bulbs and cleaning toilets instead of drinking egg nog and making out with drunk receptionists at the annual office party. Unfortunately for this ...
Style: humorous, rough, suspenseful, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: zombie, confinement indoors, trapped, confined, self discovery, isolation, down on your luck, gory, danger, supernatural, deadly, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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100%
 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 ⇓
77%
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, offbeat, suspenseful, humorous, dark humor ...
Plot: island, zombie, good versus evil, ghost, supernatural, cemetery, living dead, deadly, gays and lesbians, deadly creature, prank, escapades ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 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 ⇓
66%
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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 ⇓
65%
 3.5
 264
Meat Market (2000)
Genre: Action, Horror, Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Animals attacks, says the TV news. But two ex-security agents know the real cause - maybe the real culprits. Shahrokh and Argenta are former employees of a company they knew to be conducting bizarre medical experiments. What has resulted are not ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, scary, semi serious
Plot: zombie, gory, survival, deadly creature, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, deadly, imaginary, danger, chaos, female on male rape ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 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 ⇓
64%
Return of the Living Dead: Rave to the Grave (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A college student creates and sells a drug called 'Z' on campus which resurrects the living dead, who wreak havoc at a Halloween rave.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rave, zombie, chaos, disorder, college life, danger, supernatural, deadly, youth, slasher, experiment gone awry, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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
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62%
 4.8
 357
Bite Me! (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a new strain of marijuana is delivered to a remote strip club, an army of insect creatures hungry for human blood starts feeding on the staff and patrons. Soon the bugs cause provocative havoc as their bite elicits a particularly potent ...
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, mutant, deadly, deadly creature, drug dealing, escapades, supernatural, chaos, heroes, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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 ⇓
58%
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Dead Meat (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Ireland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Helena and Martins vacation to Ireland quickly transforms into a nightmare as a virus which turns humans into flesh-eating zombies is starting to spread.
Style: suspenseful, rough, semi serious, humorous, scary
Plot: zombie, survival, deadly creature, plague, gory, supernatural, deadly, danger, rescue, chaos, countryside, illness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 ⇓
56%
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 ⇓
56%
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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 ⇓
56%
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 ⇓
54%
Bong of the Dead (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the world is taken over by flesh eating zombies, best friends Tommy and Edwin figure out a way to benefit from it by turning zombies into fertilizer for growing potent weed! There will be bud.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, offbeat, humorous ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, survival, plague, chaos, deadly creature, deadly, danger, gory, experiment gone awry, bong, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 ⇓
47%
Dead & Deader (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Lt. Bobby Quinn is a Special Forces commando killed during a recon mission in the Cambodian jungle. But when Quinn interrupts his own stateside autopsy, he discovers that the rest of his dead squad has been resurrected with a ravenous apetite for ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, infection, plague, plastic surgeon, apocalypse, survival, supernatural, escapades, a.i., gory, experiment gone awry, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Zombie Town (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Local mechanic Jake LaFond's life is suddenly disrupted when mysterious parasites transform the law-abiding citizens of his quaint hometown into hoards of cannibalistic zombies. Isolated from the outside world by an accident on the only road ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious
Plot: plague, zombie, deadly creature, danger, chaos, experiment gone awry, isolation, violence spree, deadly, survival, disorder, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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 ⇓
44%
Return of the Living Dead: Necropolis (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teenagers who, in an attempt to rescue their friend from an evil corporation, end up releasing a horde of blood thirsty zombies.
Style: humorous, bleak, suspenseful, scary, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, plague, survival, gore, undead, experiment gone awry, high school, chaos and mayhem, danger, mad scientist, supernatural, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Terror Toons (2002)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: deadly, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, siblings relations, gory, danger, deadly creature, mad scientist, surgery, when the parents are away, ouija board, monkey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Head of the Family (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The "head" of the family is literally that--a giant head on a tiny body, who psychically controls the rest of his even weirder family.
Style: dark humor, scary, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, femme fatale, infidelity, eccentric family, love affair, experiment gone awry, disability, disorder, strong sexual content, mentally challenged, misfit, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.3
 645
Fangs (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Scottsville is a sleepy town, where the yearly apple blossom festival is usually the only 'memorable' event, so Police Chief Sam Taylor is furious when young cop Ally Parks -who comes from the big city- insists on investigating the death ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, supernatural, police investigation, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, rivalry, deadly creature, animal life, murder, deadly, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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 ⇓
42%
 4.2
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The Rage (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A crazed scientist experimenting with a rage virus on innocent victims in a laboratory in the woods. When his monstrous subjects escape and vultures devour their remains, they became mutations seeking to feed on humans.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, bio weapon, zombie, laboratory, experiment, monster, disorder, supernatural, experiment gone awry, vengeance, deadly, dangerous animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Dead Next Door (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The government sets up a zombie squad after an epidemic has made the world run rampant with living corpses. The team head off to Ohio to try and find a cure but soon run into a crazy cult of zombie lovers who are set on preserving the walking dead ...
Style: epic, stylized, rough, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, zombie, danger, rivalry, vengeance, cons and scams, experiment gone awry, afterlife, plague, disorder, gory, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Hood of the Living Dead (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Death is only the beginning for the young victim of a drive-by shooting. Devastated at the loss of his younger brother Jermaine, scientific older sibling Ricky uses the situation as an opportunity to test an experimental serum designed to breathe ...
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, experimental
Plot: zombie, violence, loss of brother, danger, supernatural, urban ghetto life, teenage life, deadly, deadly creature, siblings relations, experiment gone awry, ghetto ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Blood Suckers from Outer Space (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Farmers in Texas become brainwashed bloodsuckers.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, zombie, countryside, military life, experiment gone awry, survival, escapades, heroes, space and aliens, danger, supernatural, deadly creature ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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