Movies like Frankenhooker

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Frankenhooker (1990)
 6.2
 9K
Frankenhooker (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
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, cult film
Plot: prostitute, mad scientist, lightning, cocaine, zombie, serial killer, hotel, psychopath, misfit, reincarnation, experiment gone awry, danger, gory, disorder, deadly, cons and scams, brothel, reanimation, teenager, parody, monster, drug, erotica, mutant, murderer ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, new jersey

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Most similar movies to Frankenhooker

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, cult film, psychotronic and suspenseful films with plots about deadly, nudity (full frontal - brief), gory, violence, murder, blood and death mostly in Horror, Comedy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Frankenhooker: Re-Animator (1985), Basket Case 2 (1990), Brain Damage (1988), Computer Killers (1973), Basket Case (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.2
 57K
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, dark humor, humorous, sinister, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, zombie, overdose, bodies, obsession, death, hospital, insanity, strangulation, graphic violence, danger, murder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: austria, europe, massachusetts, 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: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, freak, supernatural, zombie, psychopath, good versus evil, deadly, journalism, superhuman powers, monster, twins, social misfits ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, manhattan new york city, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 10K
Brain Damage (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, 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, surreal, semi serious, scary, humorous ...
Plot: body horror, addiction, hallucination, parasite, brain, drug abuse, monster, junkyard, murder, surrealism, brain damage, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Computer Killers (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Following his forced retirement from an appalling rock band, Jason decides to vacation at Brittlehouse Manor, a health farm run by the leather-gloved, ex-Nazi scientist Dr. Storm. Along the way, Jason meets Judy, also on her way to Brittlehouse ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, biting, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, survival, hospital, mind control, violence, experiment gone awry, deadly, danger, mental illness, on the run, laboratory ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 6.2
 16K
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: cult film, scary, suspenseful, bloody, absurd ...
Plot: vengeance, murder, siamese twins, gory, danger, monster, slasher, psychopath, freak, brother brother relationship, violence, raped by monster ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.2
 9K
Body Bags (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three tales are told, each one increasingly terrifying. The first tells the story of a woman being stalked by an axe-weilding maniac. The second is the story of a man who pays the ultimate price for a beautiful head of hair. The final tale shows ...
Style: anthology, scary, suspenseful, feel good, tense ...
Plot: obsession, psychopath, investigation, serial killer, murder, baseball, hair loss, crimes, gory, danger, woman in danger, supernatural ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, mortician, back from the dead, punk, cannibalism, nuclear, monster, nudity (full frontal - brief), crematorium, living dead, undead, attic ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: usa, kentucky, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, macabre, atmospheric, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, teen comedy
Plot: parasite, alien, axe, zombie, survival, monster, violence, undead, teenager, police, college, corpse ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 20th century, year 1959, 1950s ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Beyond Re-Animator (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Once again tampering with mother nature to disastrous results, Dr. Herbert West continues his research while serving time in a maximum security prison for his previous exploits. West's limited prison-cell experiments are suddenly interrupted by ...
Style: dark humor, scary, disturbing, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, prison, insanity, convict, experiment, danger, violence, doctor, laboratory, survival, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, rough, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: police detective, laboratory, mad scientist, zombie, danger, good versus evil, perversion, experiment gone awry, science, basement, reanimation, doctor ...
Time: 80s
Place: massachusetts, usa, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.3
 999
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: psychotronic, cult film, scary, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: surrealism, deadly, doctors and patients, mental illness, experiment gone awry, obsession, mental institution, sexual relations, woman in danger, murder, plague, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.6
 12K
Chopping Mall (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of teenagers that work at the mall all get together for a late night party in one of the stores. When the mall goes on lock down before they can get out, the robot security system activates after a malfunction and goes on a killing spree. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, stylized, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, murder, party, technology gone awry, gory, society, deadly, danger, a.i., race against time, robot, chaos ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.9
 741
The Drone (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A newlywed couple is terrorized by a consumer drone that has become sentient with the consciousness of a deranged serial killer.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: investigation, police detective, obsession, on the run, husband wife relationship, suspect, reincarnation, murder, serial killer, remote control, voyeurism, captive ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Coed and the Zombie Stoner (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a sorority girl falls in love with a zombie, it's only a matter of time before a zombie apocalypse is unleashed on campus. The sorority girl discovers that weed is the cure. Now, she must smoke out the whole school before it's too ...
Style: not serious, humorous, dark humor, absurd, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, love and romance, supernatural romance, chaos and mayhem, social relations, youth, deadly, campus, college life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1986, year 1985 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: humorous, suspenseful, offbeat, semi serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, disorder, mutant, crimes, danger, dealing with death, deadly, supernatural, gory, silly humor, cult, reincarnation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, suburbs, undead, gory, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, slasher, deadly, escapades, parody, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 6K
TerrorVision (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A family's new satellite TV system starts receiving signals from another planet, and soon it becomes the passageway to an alien world.
Style: humorous, not serious, scary, offbeat, surprise ending ...
Plot: satellite, family relations, parody, alien, mutant, slime, deadly, imaginary, mentally unstable, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, sexual content ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.8
 17K
Zombeavers (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: College friends find their weekend of sex and debauchery ruined when deadly zombie beavers swarm their riverside cabin.
Style: absurd, humorous, not serious, bloody, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, mutant, beaver, gory, deadly creature, danger, river, lake or river, blood, death, monster, parody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Flesh for Frankenstein (1973)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Within the decadent walls of the Frankenstein mansion, the Baron and his depraved assistant Otto have discovered the means of creating new life. As the Baron's laboratory begins to fill up with stitched body parts, the Baroness dallies with the ...
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, sexual, rough, gothic ...
Plot: obsession, mad scientist, zombie, monster, incest, deadly, danger, siblings relations, experiment gone awry, dangerous attraction, couples, gory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1962)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Dr. Bill Cortner and his fiancée, Jan Compton, are driving to his lab when they get into a horrible car accident. Compton is decapitated. But Cortner is not fazed by this seemingly insurmountable hurdle. His expertise is in transplants, and he is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychotronic, macabre, humorous ...
Plot: laboratory, mad scientist, experiment, mad doctor, surgery, car accident, transplant, experiment gone awry, woman in danger, danger, deadly, stripper ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: virginia, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.4
 3K
Sssssss (1973)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: David, a college student, is looking for a job. He is hired by Dr. Stoner as a lab assistant for his research and experiments on snakes. David also begins to fall for Stoner's young daughter, Kristina. However, the good doctor has secretly ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, stylized, absurd, semi serious ...
Plot: snake, mad scientist, experiment, transformation, cobra, fall in love, serum, laboratory, college student, experiment gone awry, deadly, dangerous animal ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.7
 23K
From Beyond (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of scientists have developed the Resonator, a machine which allows whoever is within range to see beyond normal perceptible reality. But when the experiment succeeds, they are immediately attacked by terrible life forms.
Style: macabre, scary, suspenseful, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: body horror, mad scientist, transformation, experiment, bondage, experiment gone awry, zombie, murder, supernatural, parallel world, deadly, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Meet the Applegates (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Giant preying mantis living in a south American jungle decide to move into suburban USA. Disguised as humans, the mantis are planning something.. Could it be connected to dad's job in the power station perhaps ?. One day the daughter mantis ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, cult film ...
Plot: satire, suburbs, dangerous animal, deadly, nuclear holocaust, disorder, suburban life, terrorism, small town, cons and scams, family life, social decay ...
Time: 90s
Place: ohio, usa, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Sexy Killer: You'll Die for Her (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In medical school of an elite university, campus starts sown with corpses. The police have no clue who is responsible for the carnage. Nobody suspected Barbara, a beautiful young innocent looking whose only concern seems to be the fashion. However, ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, zombie, female assassin, psychopath, serial killer, slasher, sex addict, danger, deadly, amateur detective, obsession, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: rough, suspenseful, offbeat, scary, serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, vengeance, danger, deadly creature, twins, anti heroes, siblings relations, clinic, plague, pregnancy, survival, family in danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
C.H.U.D. II - Bud the Chud (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A military experiment to create a race of super-warriors go awry, and legions of murderous zombies are unleased upon a surburan neighborhood.
Style: scary, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, monster, mutant, halloween, teenager, reanimated corpse, blood splatter, severed head, experiment, flamethrower, corpse, mutation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Invisible Maniac (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An invisible scientist escapes from an asylum and teaches high-school physics to nubile teens.
Style: humorous, semi serious, cult film, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, murder, mad scientist, sexploitation, rivalry, deadly, investigation, school, experiment gone awry, voyeurism, vengeance, youth ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Last Horror Film (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A New York taxi driver stalks a beautiful actress attending the Cannes Film Festival, which coincides with a series of violent killings of the lady's friends.
Style: suspenseful, rough, disturbing, realistic, serious ...
Plot: mentally unstable, stalking, serial killer, slasher, investigation, obsession, murder, taxi, psychopath, stalker, uncover truth, culture clash ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, new york, usa, europe, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, disorder, disability, strong sexual content, mentally challenged, misfit, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Slumber Party Massacre III (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a hard day of volleyball at the beach, a teen whose parents are away decides to have a slumber party with her girlfriends. Their boyfriends predictably show up to scare them, but a stranger from the beach is also seen lurking around the house. ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, cult film, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, serial killer, stalking, prank, psychopath, bikini, espionage, gory, contests and competitions, investigation, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%