Movies like Frankenhooker

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Frankenhooker (1990)
 6.1
 8K
Frankenhooker (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A medical school dropout loses his fiancée in a tragic lawnmower incident and decides to bring her back to life. Unfortunately, he was only able to save her head, so he goes to the red light district in the city and lures prostitutes into a hotel room so he can collect body parts to reassemble her.
Style: scary, humorous, dark humor, offbeat, suspenseful, semi serious, surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: prostitute, mad scientist, lightning, zombie, serial killer, hotel, psychopath, misfit, reincarnation, experiment gone awry, danger, gory, deadly, disorder, cons and scams, brothel, reanimation, parody, monster, obsession, female nudity, sex scene, subway, camp, prostitution ...
Time: 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, new jersey

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, scary, semi serious and suspenseful films with plots about deadly, gory, danger, gore, blood, supernatural and female nudity mostly in Comedy, Horror and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Frankenhooker: Zombies! Zombies! Zombies! (2008), Monsturd (2003), Re-Animator (1985), Basket Case 2 (1990), Microwave Massacre (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, survival, experiment gone awry, disorder, parody, drug use, self sacrifice, experimental drug, save the day, nightclub, isolation, group of strangers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.7
 870
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: semi serious, suspenseful, scary, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, laboratory, gory, mad scientist, danger, mutant, psychopath, supernatural, crimes, toxic waste ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 7.2
 49K
Re-Animator (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 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: humorous, scary, disturbing, not serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, overdose, zombie, decapitation, bodies, splatter, death, hospital, insanity, strangulation, danger, dead cat ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: medical school, campus, europe, austria, zurich switzerland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Basket Case 2 (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Having eluded the authorities after a series of grisly murders, the pair find sanctuary at the palatial home of Granny Ruth, an eccentric philanthropist who rallies the cause of "Unique Individuals". But even amongst "friends" ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hospital, attic, mutant, freak, gory, splatter, zombie, slasher, down on your luck, misfit, psychopath, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Microwave Massacre (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A guy kills his wife because she's a bad cook.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, dark humor, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, prostitute, cannibal, investigation, psychopath, cooking and food, serial killer, deadly, danger, workplace situations, experiment gone awry, crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.2
 14K
Basket Case (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man carrying a big basket that contains his deformed Siamese-twin brother seeks vengeance on the doctors who separated them against their will.
Style: scary, humorous, rough, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: vengeance, murder, gory, urban, separated, lookalikes, love and romance, crimes, city life, danger, stalking, twins ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.7
 8K
Brain Damage (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A normal, average guy who lives in New York City becomes dependent on an evil, disembodied brain.
Style: dark humor, humorous, surreal, semi serious, scary ...
Plot: addiction, parasite, metaphor, hallucination, bar, brain, gory, drug abuse, life is a bitch, experiment gone awry, misfit, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 ...
Style: epic, scary, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, filmmaking, chaos, supernatural, disorder, deadly, gory, afterlife, danger, laboratory, hospital ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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: rough, offbeat, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, heroes, misfit, destiny, chaos, supernatural, buddies, toxic, gory, disorder, criminal's revenge, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 3.5
 366
Corpses (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: rough, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, scary
Plot: zombie, crimes, vengeance, rivalry, supernatural, chaos, small town, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, gory, mortician ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: offbeat, scary, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, infidelity, slasher, femme fatale, mad scientist, zombie, deadly, supernatural ability, mentally challenged, strong sexual content, love affair, cons and scams ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Satan's Little Helper (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A naïve young boy unknowingly becomes the pawn of a serial killer.
Style: dark humor, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, absurd ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, halloween, danger, slasher, crimes, gory, deadly, halloween party, obsession, murder, disguise ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Doctor Hackenstein (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dr. Hackenstein is a genial but somewhat misguided scientist. He murders the locals for their body parts, but it's not for power or scientific research; he just needs them to put his wife back together.
Style: offbeat, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, disorder, deadly, gory, reincarnation, cult, mutant, crimes, dealing with death, mental illness, supernatural, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: suspenseful, humorous, scary, rough, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, small town, mad scientist, chase, gory, apocalypse, supernatural, survival, slasher, chaos and mayhem, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Basket Case 3 (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Henelotter up's the ante in the final part of his trilogy by introducing a new member to the family; the potentially monstrous fruit of hideously deformed Belial's loins. With the pair still enjoying relative anonymity and comfort in their ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, offbeat, rough ...
Plot: vengeance, kidnapping, deadly creature, mischievous children, family in danger, danger, twins, family relations, slasher, psychopath, survival, escapades ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.4
 891
Dr. Caligari (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Mrs. Van Houten has shown signs of losing touch with reality, and her husband discusses possible treatment with Dr. Caligari, who says Mrs. Van Houten has a disease of the libido.
Style: psychological, offbeat, scary, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: surrealism, crimes, escapades, deadly creature, doctors and patients, experiment gone awry, murder, obsession, experimenting, sexual relations, zombie, mad scientist ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, rough, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, undead, gory, supernatural, disorder, deadly, suburbs, danger, chaos, chaos and mayhem, escapades, nosy ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.2
 4K
Blood Diner (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two cannibalistic brothers kill various young women to make their flesh part of their new special dish at their rundown restaurant while seeking blood sacrifices to awaken a dormant Egyptian goddess.
Style: semi serious, humorous, scary, dark humor, offbeat ...
Plot: butcher, gore, body part, restaurant, ancient mystery, cooking and food, reincarnation, crimes, psychopath, danger, cannibal, escapades ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 5.4
 11K
2001 Maniacs (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On their way to Spring Break, college kids take a detour through an old Southern town. The people of Pleasant Valley insist the kids stay for their annual barbecue celebration... but instead of getting a taste of the old South, the old South gets a ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, scary, rough, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, racism, serial killer, gory, violence spree, slasher, violence, gays and lesbians, animal cruelty, american civil war, psychopath, death ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, southern usa, florida, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.8
 427
Blades (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: HAPPY GILMORE meets MANIAC in this gore-filled swing at one of the most popular sports today, golf. A game of hooks slices...and slaughter!!! Meet Blades, the most terrifying character ever to tear up the screen...and Blades isn't even human. ...
Style: rough, offbeat, scary, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, golf, greed, jealousy, crimes, contests and competitions, mentally unstable, rivalry, investigation, psychopath, cons and scams, battles ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Blood Feast 2: All U Can Eat (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fuad Ramses III (J.P. Delahoussaye) returns to Miami to reopen his grandfather's defunct catering company. This arouses the interest of the local sheriff (Mark McLachlan), who holds Fuad's family reputation in ill favor. Fuad is soon, ...
Style: scary, offbeat, rough, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: danger, curses spells and rituals, deadly, gory, ancient mystery, wizards and magicians, obsession, torture, possession, gore, shower, chloroform ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Bride of Re-Animator (1989)
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: scary, humorous, rough, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, laboratory, police detective, zombie, danger, perversion, good versus evil, science, reanimation, corpse, bat, doctor ...
Time: 80s
Place: massachusetts, usa, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Undertaker and His Pals (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: An undertaker befriends a pair of motorcycle-riding, knife-wielding, psycho restaurant owners who kill people for body parts to use in their blue-plate daily specials.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, dark humor, scary ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, cooking and food, friends, friendship, restaurant, family business, amateur detective, workplace, danger, best friends, afterlife ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Terror Firmer (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: TROMA crew are the only folks capable of stopping a crazed hermaphrodite from continuing it's violent rampage!
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, filmmaking, camp, chaos and mayhem, goofy hero, crimes, danger, psychopath, showbiz, deadly, toxic, gory ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: island, zombie, good versus evil, ghost, supernatural, living dead, deadly creature, escapades, curses spells and rituals, isolation, filmmaking, danger ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: offbeat, scary, exciting, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie, gory, disorder, deadly, supernatural, christmas, experiment, gore, holiday, undead, camp, splatter
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
 9K
Motel Hell (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Farmer Vincent kidnaps unsuspecting travellers and is burying them in his garden. Unfortunately for his victims, they are not dead. He feeds his victims to prepare them for his roadside stand. His motto is: It takes all kinds of critters...to make ...
Style: scary, humorous, rough, offbeat, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, gore, gory, deadly, hotel, stalking, woman in danger, family in danger, danger, criminal heroes, crimes, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Rock 'n' Roll Frankenstein (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: sexual, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, dark humor ...
Plot: rising to stardom, gays and lesbians, desire for fame, rock, addiction, mad scientist, manhood, showbiz, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, friends, gory ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.4
 4K
Ghoulies II (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ghoulies II picks up a short time after the first movie, a few of the little nasties stow away on an amusement park ride and bring big bucks to a dying fair. The creatures are mad after an attempt to kill them, so the creatures go on a rampage ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, imaginary, supernatural, ghost, good versus evil, danger, afterlife, rivalry, mad scientist, vampire, experiment gone awry, escapades ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Hollywood Chainsaw Hookers (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A L.A. Private Eye is hired by a worried mother to find her missing runaway daughter, Samantha. As Private Dick Jack Chandler searches for her whereabouts he will have the misfortune of encountering an evil cult that worships an Egyptian god, the ...
Style: scary, realistic, not serious, witty, humorous
Plot: private detective, prostitute, chainsaw, blood, crimes, curses spells and rituals, kidnapping, slasher, religions or cults, missing person, parody, gory ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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