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Fido (2006)
 6.7
 29K
Fido (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Timmy Robinson's best friend in the whole wide world is a six-foot tall rotting zombie named Fido. But when Fido eats the next-door neighbor, Mom and Dad hit the roof, and Timmy has to go to the ends of the earth to keep Fido a part of the family. A boy-and-his-dog movie for grown ups, "Fido" will rip your heart out.
Style: humorous, touching, parody, stylized, witty, atmospheric, semi serious, cult film, splatter, satirical ...
Plot: zombie, suburbs, monster, housewife, cannibalism, back from the dead, small town, siege, master and servant, child's point of view, satire, murder, exploitation, unlikely hero, first love, friendship, chase, gore, remote control, decapitation, zombie attack, child protagonist, gory, dark humor, friends ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film, weird, humorous and splatter films with plots about zombie, dialogue, blood, brutality, gory, mentor and storytelling mostly in Horror, Comedy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Fido: Shaun of the Dead (2004), Undead (2003), Braindead (1992), Black Sheep (2006), Return of the Living Dead II (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Shaun of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Shaun lives a supremely uneventful life, which revolves around his girlfriend, his mother, and, above all, his local pub. This gentle routine is threatened when the dead return to life and make strenuous attempts to snack on ordinary Londoners.
Style: parody, witty, humorous, not serious, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dark humor, zombie apocalypse, zombie, cult, siege, zombie attack, survival, friends, anti heroes, zombie outbreak, supernatural, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, england, london, britain
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100%
 5.4
 14K
Undead (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A quaint Australian fishing village is overcome by meteorites that turn its residents into the ravenous undead, leaving a small group of those unharmed to find a way out.
Style: scary, humorous, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, survival, small town, plague, save the world, danger, isolation, apocalypse, comet, anti hero, zombie attack ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 93K
Braindead (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a Sumatran rat-monkey bites Lionel Cosgrove's mother, she's transformed into a zombie and begins killing (and transforming) the entire town while Lionel races to keep things under control.
Style: cult film, humorous, surreal, mad, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, back from the dead, cannibalism, dark humor, reanimation, gory, monster, deadly, deadly creature, danger, supernatural, brutality ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1990s, 1950s, 90s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 40K
Black Sheep (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand, South Korea
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A genetic engineering experiment gone horribly awry turns a large flock of docile sheep into unrelenting killing machines in this rural horror comedy directed by Jonathan King and featuring special effects designed by Weta Workshop.
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, satirical, stylized ...
Plot: bestiality, sheep, zombie, experiment gone awry, antidote, presumed dead, countryside, murder, danger, dangerous animal, deadly creature, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, suspenseful, rough, parody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, suburbs, undead, gory, supernatural, escapades, danger, deadly creature, deadly, chaos and mayhem, survival, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Dance of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With Prom only hours away, the usual suspects of Cosa High (Cheerleaders, geeks, bad boys and the happy-go-lucky student council alike) are preoccupied with the annual rituals of teendom. On the night of the big dance when the dead unexpectedly rise ...
Style: humorous, scary, bloody, parody, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, high school, prom, back from the dead, gory, dark humor, supernatural, save the day, anti hero, unlikely couple, anti heroes, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Return of the Living Dead (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a bumbling pair of employees at a medical supply warehouse accidentally release a deadly gas into the air, the vapors cause the dead to re-animate as they go on a rampage seeking their favorite food: brains!
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, back from the dead, punk, crematorium, cannibalism, mortician, nuclear, monster, nudity (full frontal - brief), attic, cemetery, undead ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: usa, kentucky, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Freaks of Nature (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the town of Dillford, humans, vampires and zombies were all living in peace - until the alien apocalypse arrived. Now three teenagers-one human, one vampire, and one zombie-have to team up to figure out how to get rid of the visitors.
Style: vampire comedy, humorous, semi serious, parody, funny ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: zombie, vampire, supernatural, small town, alien, save the day, nerd, evil alien, apocalypse, high school, dark humor, social satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 18th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 6.1
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Parents (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Michael is a young boy living in a typical 1950's suburbanite home... except for his bizarre and horrific nightmares, and continued unease around his parents. Young Michael begins to suspect his parents are cooking more than just hamburgers on ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, cult film, slasher ...
Plot: suburbs, coming of age, family relations, dysfunctional family, cannibal, dark humor, self discovery, parents and children, school, social worker, disorder, family problems ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1954
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Reefer Madness: The Movie Musical (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Musical
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: This film tells the tale of the Harper Affair, in which young Jimmy Harper finds his life of promise turn into a life of debauchery and murder thanks to the new drug menace marijuana. Along the way he receives help from his girlfriend Mary and Jesus ...
Style: parody, humorous, witty, not serious, lyrical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drug abuse, addiction, teenage life, teenage love, social relations, exploit, exploitation, crimes, drug dealing, youth, satire, cannabis ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1936
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
 21K
Cemetery Man (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A cemetery man has the unusual problem of the dead rising from the grave. Himself and his assistant must end these creatures' lives again after they are reborn. Everything is going well until "She" comes along and stirs things up a ...
Style: gothic, humorous, macabre, scary, semi serious ...
Plot: zombie, insanity, mayor, undead, supernatural, grim reaper, deadly, danger, reincarnation, mute or deaf, love and romance, back from the dead ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Night of the Creeps (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1959, an alien experiment crashes to earth and infects a fraternity member. They freeze the body, but in the modern day, two geeks pledging a fraternity accidentally thaw the corpse, which proceeds to infect the campus with parasites that ...
Style: suspenseful, not serious, splatter, macabre, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, teen comedy
Plot: parasite, alien, axe, zombie, survival, monster, police, undead, college, corpse, experiment, zombie apocalypse ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 20th century, year 1986, 1950s ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.6
 43K
Maggie (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: There's a deadly zombie epidemic threatening humanity, but Wade, a small-town farmer and family man, refuses to accept defeat even when his daughter Maggie becomes infected. As Maggie's condition worsens and the authorities seek to ...
Style: scary, touching, suspenseful, bleak, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, terminal illness, death, plague, danger, virus, survival horror, father daughter relationship, end of the world, parents and children, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2015
Place: usa, midwest, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Zombie Strippers (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the not too distant future a secret government re-animation chemo-virus gets released into conservative Sartre, Nebraska and lands in an underground strip club. As the virus begins to spread, turning the strippers into "Super Zombie ...
Style: humorous, sexy, suspenseful, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: strip club, zombie, experiment gone awry, survival, deadly virus, plague, race against time, supernatural, nothing goes right, danger, chaos, stripper ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.7
 152K
Evil Dead II (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ash Williams and his girlfriend Linda find a log cabin in the woods with a voice recording from an archeologist who had recorded himself reciting ancient chants from “The Book of the Dead.” As they play the recording an evil power is unleashed ...
Style: cult film, scary, slasher, splatter, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: blood splatter, knight, curses spells and rituals, chainsaw, zombie, time travel, axe, stabbing, survival, eyeball, spirit, evil dead ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s, year 1987 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Survival of the Dead (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On an island off the coast of North America, local residents simultaneously fight a zombie epidemic while hoping for a cure to return their un-dead relatives back to their human state.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, scary, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, island, survival, gory, violence spree, deadly, group of strangers, chaos, danger, supernatural, siege ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: delaware, usa, philadelphia, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Night of the Comet (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two girls from the Valley wake up to find that a passing comet has eradicated their world and left behind a mysterious red-dust and a pack of cannibal mutants. With the help of a friendly truck driver, the girls save the earth from a villainous ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: post apocalypse, zombie, survival, end of the world, mad scientist, chaos, danger, save the world, comet, chase, vestiges of humanity, apocalypse ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Land of the Dead (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The world is full of zombies and the survivors have barricaded themselves inside a walled city to keep out the living dead. As the wealthy hide out in skyscrapers and chaos rules the streets, the rest of the survivors must find a way to stop the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, post apocalypse, future dystopia, survival, siege, virus, back from the dead, gory, heroic mission, escapades, danger ...
Time: future, 1990s, 90s, 2000s, year 1995
Place: pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Bad Taste (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A team from the intergalactic fast food chain Crumb's Crunchy Delights descends on Earth, planning to make human flesh the newest taste sensation. After they wipe out the New Zealand town Kaihoro, the country's Astro-Investigation and ...
Style: cult film, humorous, captivating, scary, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: collector, space and aliens, chainsaw, small town, cannibalism, anti heroes, anti hero, testosterone, fast food, gory, gore, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Green Butchers (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Green Butchers (Danish: De grønne slagtere) is a black comedy featuring two butchers, Svend "Sweat" and Bjarne, who start their own shop to get away from their arrogant boss. Cannibalism is soon introduced to the plot, and further ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, absurd, parody, realistic ...
Plot: cannibalism, dark humor, butcher, friendship, family relations, business venture, buddies, losing-it hero, crimes, workplace, workplace situations, coma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, denmark, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Remember the good old days when anyone with a camera and a few thousand bucks could schlep up to Bronson canyon and quickly make a cheap sci-fi/horror B-movie? Well, they're back! The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra is an affectionate, meticulous ...
Style: humorous, not serious, talky, stylized, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, mad scientist, benign alien, save the world, heroic mission, space travel, alien encounter, anti hero, danger, anti heroes, goofy hero, heroes ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.7
 25K
Cooties (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mysterious virus hits an isolated elementary school, transforming the kids into a feral swarm of mass savages. An unlikely hero must lead a motley band of teachers in the fight of their lives.
Style: scary, not serious, humorous, bloody, funny ...
Audience: kids
Plot: dark humor, gory, survival, zombie, zombie apocalypse, teacher, school, virus, supernatural, danger, deadly, small town ...
Time: 2010s, 80s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three scouts and lifelong friends join forces with one badass cocktail waitress to become the world’s most unlikely team of heroes. When their peaceful town is ravaged by a zombie invasion, they’ll fight for the badge of a lifetime and put ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, bloody, scary ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, friendship, danger, gory, teenager, strip club, boy scout, youth, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Dead Set (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 141 min.
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Story: During a fictional series of Big Brother, a zombie outbreak occurs, but the house-mates are unaware of the impending doom outside of the Big Brother House.
Style: suspense, scary, bleak, intense, bloody ...
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, survival, cannibalism, danger, confined, satire, society, human nature, death, deadly, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
A Little Bit Zombie (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Infected by a virus, a mild mannered HR manager attempts to fulfill his overwhelming desire for brains, all while trying to keep it together so as not to incur the wrath of his bridezilla-to-be.
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, feel good, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural, couples, couple relations, best friends, danger, in the woods, walking dead, brother sister relationship, living dead, self control, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
 15K
The Stuff (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Weird yummy goo erupts from the earth and is discovered by a couple of miners. They taste it and decide to market it because it tastes so good. The American public literally eats up the new dessert sensation now known as the Stuff but, ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, parody, satirical, absurd ...
Plot: zombie, addiction, secret, advertising, campaign, deadly, rivalry, discovery, chaos and mayhem, investigation, eating, explosion ...
Time: 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.2
 59K
Re-Animator (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A dedicated student at a medical college and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue when an odd new student arrives on campus.
Style: cult film, splatter, humorous, sinister, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, zombie, overdose, bodies, dark humor, obsession, death, hospital, insanity, murder, experiment gone awry, strangulation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: austria, europe, massachusetts, zurich switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
An American Werewolf in London (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two American tourists in England are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists.
Style: atmospheric, humorous, cult film, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, monster, beast, transformation, dark humor, supernatural, countryside, nurse, curses spells and rituals, race against time, danger, nightmare ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe, yorkshire, northern england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.4
 20K
Shivers (1975)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The residents of a suburban high-rise apartment building are being infected by a strain of parasites that turn them into mindless, sex-crazed fiends out to infect others by the slightest sexual contact.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, cynical, sexual ...
Plot: parasite, zombie, body horror, mad scientist, gory, plague, infected, race against time, danger, dangerous attraction, island, creature feature ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.0
 21K
Doghouse (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Six men with mid-life anxiety set out for a weekend in the country in an attempt to reconnect with their masculinity. What they find is a catastrophe so horrible and bizarre that a mid-life crisis turns out to be exactly what they need to survive ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, melancholic, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, battle of the sexes, virus, cannibalism, friendship, danger, disorder, supernatural, chaos, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%