Movies like From Beyond

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From Beyond (1986)
 6.6
 27K
From Beyond (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Italy
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, sexy, surreal, intense, slasher, bloody, suspense, atmospheric ...
Plot: body horror, supernatural, mad scientist, transformation, zombie, laboratory, monster, mutant, experiment, murder, another dimension, parallel world, bondage, experiment gone awry, crimes, obsession, insanity, creature feature, schizophrenia, mental patient, parallel universe, alien, erotica, violence, torture ...
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to From Beyond

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, cult film, weird and splatter films with plots about violence, monster, blood, gory, supernatural, catastrophe and dialogue mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like From Beyond: Re-Animator (1985), The Void (2016), Phantasm (1979), Bio-Dead (2009), The Brood (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Re-Animator (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 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: splatter, scary, disturbing, slasher, macabre ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, hospital, mad scientist, reanimated corpse, black cat, insanity, dark humor, experiment, female nudity, overdose, laboratory, strangulation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: zurich switzerland, massachusetts, austria, europe
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100%
 5.9
 37K
The Void (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the middle of a routine patrol, officer Daniel Carter happens upon a blood-soaked figure limping down a deserted stretch of road. He rushes the young man to a nearby rural hospital staffed by a skeleton crew, only to discover that patients and ...
Style: dark, macabre, suspense, stylized, psychological ...
Audience: date night
Plot: body horror, hospital, monster, insanity, another dimension, human experiment, mutation, murder, cult, small town, isolation, violence ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 38K
Phantasm (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young boy and his friends face off against a mysterious grave robber known only as the Tall Man, who keeps a mysterious arsenal of terrible weapons with him.
Style: scary, atmospheric, harsh, suspense, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, tall man, small town, twists and turns, supernatural, investigation, monster, murder, mausoleum, funeral, cemetery, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.4
 107
Bio-Dead (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After a devastating biological disaster kills twelve million people, a hazmat team searches the contaminated wasteland for survivors. But what they find is a vicious predator hungry for human flesh.
Style: serious, suspense, tense, scary, realistic ...
Plot: zombie, bio weapon, human flesh, ghoul, apocalypse, survival, chaos, cannibalism, desperation, brutality, corporate crime, extreme violence ...
Time: near future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.8
 31K
The Brood (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man tries to uncover an unconventional psychologist's therapy techniques on his institutionalized wife, while a series of brutal attacks committed by a brood of mutant children coincides with the husband's investigation.
Style: disturbing, scary, psychological, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: body horror, transformation, supernatural, surrealism, murder, monster, experiment gone awry, violent, evil child, creature, divorce, killer child ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
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100%
 6.5
 83K
Slither (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A small town is taken over by an alien plague, turning residents into zombies and all forms of mutant monsters.
Style: scary, suspense, macabre, funny, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, monster, parasite, zombie, alien invasion, zombie attack, mutant, small town, supernatural, dark humor, creature, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century, year 2005
Place: south carolina, usa
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100%
 6.9
 36K
Altered States (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A research scientist (William Hurt) explores the boundaries and frontiers of consciousness. Using sensory deprivation and hallucinogenic mixtures from native American shamans, he explores these altered states of consciousness and finds that memory, ...
Style: psychedelic, psychological, atmospheric, scary, surreal ...
Plot: science, drugs, hallucination, experiment gone awry, obsession, transformation, surrealism, isolation, body horror, university, insanity, mad scientist ...
Time: 20th century, future, 70s, year 1967, 60s
Place: harvard university, california, africa, new york, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 185K
The Fly (1986)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Seth Brundle makes a huge scientific and technological breakthrough in teleportation, he decides to test it on himself. Unbeknownst to him, a common housefly manages to get inside the device and the two become one.
Style: scary, suspense, psychological, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: experiment, science, mutant, body horror, scientist, mad scientist, teleportation, mutation, transformation, genetics, laboratory, tragic love ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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 5.9
 9K
Castle Freak (1995)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: John has inherited a castle and Italy and he moves there with his wife Susan and their blind daughter Rebecca. What they don't realize is that there is somebody else in the castle. An abused child left to die in the basement who has now become ...
Style: scary, slasher, macabre, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: haunted by the past, monster, freak, captive, death, cannibalism, violence, murder, blindness, castle, prostitute, dysfunctional marriage ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 12K
Brainscan (1994)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A lonely teenage horror-movie fan discovers a mysterious computer game that uses hypnosis to custom-tailor the game into the most terrifying experience imaginable. When he emerges from the hypnotic trance he is horrified to find evidence that the ...
Style: disturbing, macabre, scary, slasher, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, virtual reality, teenager, video game, transformation, mentor, technology gone awry, experiment gone awry, hypnosis, technophobia, crimes, computer ...
Time: 80s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: macabre, slasher, scary, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, laboratory, reanimation, reanimated corpse, monster, mad scientist, exploitation, police detective, civil war, serum, body horror, insanity ...
Time: 80s
Place: massachusetts, peru, usa, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The story concerns Dr James Xavier, ably portrayed by Ray Milland. He has invented a serum for improving human vision. When his funding is cut he proceeds to experiment on himself -- with horrifying results. From the director who gave you Swamp ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: mad scientist, hospital, monkey, experiment, visceral, insanity, death, surgery, scientist, experimenting, supernatural, supernatural ability ...
Time: 60s
Place: las vegas, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 22K
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: disturbing, sexy, scary, macabre, suspense ...
Plot: body horror, parasite, zombie, exploitation, mad scientist, infected, sexuality, insanity, violence, rape, sex maniac, sexually transmitted disease ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 2K
The Kindred (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Amanda's deathbed request to her son, John, was for him to destroy all the lab notes etc. from her last experiment. She also blurts out he had a brother. At the funeral John meets Melissa, who claims to be his mothers biggest fan. Together with ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, intense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, monster, laboratory, mad scientist, murder, genetics, death, transformation, secrets, creature, survival, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Tetsuo, the Iron Man (1989)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Tetsuo: The Iron Man is a 1989 Japanese cyberpunk film by cult-film director Shinya Tsukamoto produced by Japan Home Video. This, his third film, is an extremely graphic but also strikingly-filmed fantasy shot in the same low-budget, ...
Style: surreal, disturbing, splatter, psychotronic, psychedelic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, body horror, surrealism, transformation, distopia, very little dialogue, metamorphosis, hit and run, businessman, apocalypse, mutilation, sex ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Forbidden World (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In the distant future, a federation marshal arrives at a research lab on a remote planet where a genetic experiment has gotten loose and begins feeding on the dwindling scientific group.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, disturbing, erotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, mutant, laboratory, cocoon, creature feature, experiment gone awry, alien, mad scientist, genetics, creature, exploitation, chaos ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.0
 3K
Parasite (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Paul Dean has created a deadly parasite that is now attached to his stomach. He and his female companion, Patricia Welles, must find a way to destroy it while also trying to avoid Ricus, his rednecks, and an evil government agent named Merchant.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, save the world, monster, survival, future dystopia, post apocalypse, alien, bio weapon, plague, desert ...
Time: future, 80s, year 1992, near future, 90s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.6
 13K
C.H.U.D. (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A rash of bizarre murders in New York City seems to point to a group of grotesquely deformed vagrants living in the sewers. A courageous policeman, a photo journalist and his girlfriend, and a nutty bum, who seems to know a lot about the creatures, ...
Style: slasher, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, mutant, police investigation, toxic, experiment gone awry, murder, crimes, survival, creature feature, cult, toxic waste, violence ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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, macabre, suspenseful, surreal, suspense ...
Plot: mad scientist, laboratory, mad doctor, car accident, monster, zombie, experiment, surgery, cult, woman in danger, experiment gone awry, stripper ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Humanoids from the Deep (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: They're not human. But they hunt human women. Not for killing. For mating.
Style: scary, intense, suspenseful, slasher, splatter ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: exploitation, rape, raped by monster, monster, survival, female nudity, sea monster, fishing village, mad scientist, animal attack, fisherman, creature feature ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.7
 3K
Nightmares (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A collection of short stories. In one a woman who leaves her house late at night to drive to the store while a killer is loose encounters some problems. In the second an arcade whiz kid's obsession with a game leads to deadly consequences. In ...
Style: scary, slasher, suspense, suspenseful, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban legend, serial killer, monster, video game, obsession, maniac, priest, multiple storylines, virtual reality, isolation, mind game, hidden identity ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.0
 41K
V/H/S/2 (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Inside a darkened house looms a column of TVs littered with VHS tapes, a pagan shrine to forgotten analog gods. The screens crackle and pop endlessly with monochrome vistas of static white noise permeating the brain and fogging concentration. But ...
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, supernatural, zombie, monster, murder, violence, videotaping, strong violent content, alien abduction, ghost, paranormal investigation, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.0
 21K
The Signal (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A horror film told in three parts, from three perspectives, in which a mysterious transmission that turns people into killers invades every cell phone, radio, and television.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, brutality, apocalypse, post apocalypse, chaos, psychopath, violent, murder, survival, violence spree, insanity, epidemic ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Splice (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, France, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Elsa and Clive, two young rebellious scientists, defy legal and ethical boundaries and forge ahead with a dangerous experiment: splicing together human and animal DNA to create a new organism. Named "Dren", the creature rapidly develops ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, sexy, twist ending, psychological ...
Plot: monster, supernatural, genetic engineering, genetics, cloning, experiment, laboratory, experiment gone awry, creature, dna, farm, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Beyond Re-Animator (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
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: scary, atmospheric, intense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, insanity, prison, mad scientist, afterlife, dark humor, survival, laboratory, monster, experiment, convict, doctor ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The first remake of the paranoid infiltration classic moves the setting for the invasion, from a small town to the city of San Francisco and starts as Matthew Bennell notices that several of his friends are complaining that their close relatives are ...
Style: atmospheric, suspense, disturbing, scary, macabre ...
Plot: alien invasion, alien, body swapping, supernatural, female nudity, distopia, monster, end of the world, investigation, apocalypse, doppelganger, alien encounter ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 50s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: funny, scary, slasher, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, living dead, undead, dark humor, monster, virus, stripper, toxic waste, life & death, life philosophy, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.8
 8K
It's Alive (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Heavily pregnant Lenore Davis tells her husband, Frank, that she is in labor. They leave their eleven year-old son Chris with their friend Charley and they head to the Community Hospital. Lenore feels that something is wrong and delivers a monster ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, slasher, macabre, atmospheric ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, monster, isolation, body horror, mutant, paranoia, catastrophe, investigation, deadly creature, family in danger, rescue ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, seattle, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Monster of Terror (1965)
Genre: Mystery, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young man visits his fiancé's estate to discover that her wheelchair-bound scientist father has discovered a meteorite that emits mutating radiation rays that have turned the plants in his greenhouse to giants. When his own wife falls victim ...
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, suspense, slasher ...
Plot: mad scientist, mutant, monster, mystery, supernatural, experiment gone awry, old dark house, crimes, haunted house, fiancee, paranoid, demon ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.8
 28K
Zombie (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A zombie is found aboard a boat off the New York coast which belongs to a famous scientist. A journalist travels to the Antilles with the daughter of the scientist. They discover a terrifying disease which is turning the islanders into horrifying ...
Style: disturbing, scary, bloody, brutal, macabre ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, virus, island, shark, zombie attack, violence, zombie outbreak, monster, living dead, cannibalism, exploitation, survival horror ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979, 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%