Movies like Ghost Town 1988

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Ghost Town (1988)
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Ghost Town (1988)
Genre: Action, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Deputy Langley tracks a kidnapped girl to an abandoned ghost town. However, the town is not abandoned, but haunted by the spirits of an outlaw, Devlin, and his gang, who hold the equally deceased townspeople hostage until the outlaws can be killed by a lawman.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, rough, offbeat, serious, surprise ending
Plot: ghost town, ghost, violence, curse, supernatural, crimes, vengeance, mystery, danger, deadly, mysterious character, missing person, isolation, gory, criminal, outlaw, gunfight, afterlife, zombie, prostitute, old west, gang, heroes, kidnapping, reincarnation ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: arizona

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Most similar movies to Ghost Town

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and rough films with plots about deadly, supernatural, danger, crimes, rivalry, gory and vengeance mostly in Horror, Action and Western genres. Some movies like Ghost Town: The Wraith (1986), Curse of the Forty-Niner (2002), Dead Noon (2007), Left for Dead (2007), Haunted Forest (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Wraith (1986)
Genre: Action, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Packard Walsh and his motorized gang control and terrorize an Arizona desert town where they force drivers to drag-race so they can 'win' their vehicles. After Walsh beats the decent teenager Jamie Hankins to death after finding him with ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, cult film, road movie ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ghost, gang, righting the wronged, reincarnation, crimes, danger, chases and races, afterlife, violence, supernatural ability, small town, revenge ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona, usa
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100%
Curse of the Forty-Niner (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of friends discover gold deep inside an old mine. But by taking the gold and think they've hit it big, they awaken a long dead miner who's Hell Bent on protecting his treasure.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural, curse, slasher, ghost, danger, ghost town, mine, curses spells and rituals, gold, undead, adventure, ship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.5
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Dead Noon (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: With the powers of hell at his disposal, Frank, a blood-thirsty outlaw from the old west, is resurrected to seek his revenge on the present day town of Weston.
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, zombie, danger, adventure, escapades, curses spells and rituals, reincarnation, bounty hunter, supernatural, deadly, store, rivalry ...
Place: montana, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Left for Dead (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Western
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Set in Mexico, Left For Dead is a bloody and sick dream ... A spaghetti western in terror. A desperate criminal will be caught in the ghost town of Amnesty alongside a vengeful demon ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ghost, on the run, bounty hunter, danger, rivalry, vengeance, crimes, chase, deadly, small town, supernatural, struggle for survival ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Haunted Forest (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Indian descendent Sean comes to a forest with his friends Josh and Flipp trying to find the track to a mysterious cursed tree and a secret burial ground.
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, tense, offbeat
Plot: ghost, vengeance, missing person, curses spells and rituals, gory, supernatural, escapades, danger, haunted by the past, legends and myths, slasher, crimes ...
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58%
BloodRayne: Deliverance (2007)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Western
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Rayne, a half-human half-vampire warrior, is in the America's 1880's Wild West to stop the vampired Billy the Kid and his posse of vampire cowboys.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: female vampire, vampire, crimes, supernatural, danger, rivalry, heroes, gang, deadly, slasher, kidnapping, female warrior ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1800s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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100%
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Boo (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The friends Emmett, Freddy, Marie, Kevin and his reluctant girlfriend Jessie decide to spend the Halloween night in an abandoned hospital. Meanwhile, the younger Allan meets the old friend of his father Arlo Ray Baines and asks him to help to find ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, mysterious character, danger, haunted by the past, ghost, deadly, mental institution, human experiment, supernatural, trapped in a building, violence, childhood trauma ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.2
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The 8th Plague (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The 8th Plague is the story of a woman named Launa who is investigating the disappearance of her sister, Nikki. Nikki had gone camping in the mountain town of Halcyon Springs and never came back. Becoming more and more frustrated, Launa realizes ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: missing person, danger, ghost, obsessive quest, mentally unstable, prison, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, gory, deadly, supernatural, zombie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Voodoo Cowboys (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A group of hoodoo slingers battle zombies in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.
Style: semi serious, dark humor, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, danger, rivalry, deadly, escapades, chaos, apocalypse, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Era of Vampires (2003)
Genre: Horror, Action
Country: Hong Kong, Japan, Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In 17th century China, zombies and vampires roamed the lands, feeding on the unsuspecting. A group of martial artists / vampire hunters find themselves employed by a very rich - and very insane - old man who has kept everyone of his relatives ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, martial arts, vampire, deadly, danger, gory, vengeance, clergy, escapades, rivalry, zombie, wedding ...
Time: 19th century, 17th century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Dead in Tombstone (2013)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An outlaw named Guerrero Hernandez is shot in the back and killed whilst attempting to free his half-brother from a small-town prison. Making a deal with the devil, Hernandez returns from the dead to take his revenge.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, gang, deal with the devil, deadly, crimes, vengeance, dishonesty, betrayal, rivalry, heroes, murder, death ...
Time: 19th century
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 2.8
 138
Vampire Cop (1990)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Cop who just happens to be a vampire goes after the drug dealer who killed his partner with the help of a news reporter.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, cult film ...
Plot: vampire, murder, supernatural, nightlife, crimes, danger, law enforcement, deadly, partners, gory, infected, female journalist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
 10K
Dead Birds (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of Confederate soldiers who hole up in an abandoned plantation after robbing a bank, and find themselves at the mercy of supernatural forces.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense, dark ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, supernatural, demon, violence, gory, haunted house, danger, curses spells and rituals, torture, black magic, survival ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: alabama, mexico, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
River of Darkness (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When brutal murdering starts in a small riverside town, the sheriff must investigate and face the horrific past.
Style: rough, bleak, suspense, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, deadly, rivalry, crimes, social misfits, danger, gory, chaos and mayhem, small town, sheriff, lake or river ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Shadow: Dead Riot (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Evil voodoo-practicing serial killer Shadow gets executed for murdering pregnant women. Twenty years later the prison Shadow was put to death at has been turned into an experimental women's penitentiary. Tough and fiercely autonomous new inmate ...
Style: disturbing, rough, bleak, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, martial arts, supernatural, zombie, slasher, danger, violence spree, prison life, supernatural ability, deadly, confined, gory ...
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Shapeshifter (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A maximum-security prison goes into serious lockdown mode when a shape-shifting demon with an insatiable taste for human flesh unleashes its fury on the inmates and guards. Jennifer Lee Wiggins, Ocean, Vaz Andreas, Thomas Downey, Chris Facey, Marat ...
Style: bleak, suspense, tense, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: prison, survival, vengeance, confined, danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, crimes, rivalry, deadly, isolation, werewolf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Seven Mummies (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six escaped convicts and their female hostage make a desperate run for the Mexican border, where they stumble across a lost treasure of untold wealth, and find certain death instead on the Arizona desert.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural, survival, adventurer, treasure hunt, deadly creature, rivalry, escapades, crimes, deadly, leadership, daring rescue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Ghost of Mae Nak (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: Thailand
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Mak and Nak are a young couple who have just moved into their first home as a married couple. But the house they own has a history much older than them and spirits who won't rest until they get what they want. And this time, love won't ...
Style: rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, mystery, afterlife, family in danger, uncover truth, gory, haunted house, family problems, danger, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: 19th century
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Gunfight at La Mesa (2010)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Tate Noble returns to the town of his youth where as a boy his parents were murdered. His childhood friend Samuel, now the sheriff of La Mesa knows who is responsible, and Tate's arrival sparks hostility between Samuel and his father Judge ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, tense, scary
Plot: showdown, old west, gunfight, heroic mission, mysterious character, heroes, rivalry, injustice, vengeance, destiny, crimes, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Sightings: Heartland Ghost (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The crew of a reality-TV show about the paranormal visits a small Kansas town to investigate a house that may be haunted.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious, mind bending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, afterlife, mystery, investigation, supernatural, deadly, danger, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Night of the Living Dead 3D (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Both an homage to and a re-imagining of the original 1968 film, this update follows a group of survivors trapped in a farmhouse battling a siege of undead zombies....in 3D!
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, isolation, mortician, drugs/alcohol, farm, chaos, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Slaughter Night (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eighteen-year-old Kristel survived a car accident in which her father dies. Tormented by nocturnal visions she begins to care for her father's investigation of serial killers - especially Andries Martíns, a killer of children.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense, scary
Plot: tour guide, slasher, supernatural, mine, mind game, psychopath, survival, race against time, danger, serial killer, rivalry, confined ...
Time: contemporary, victorian era, 1850s, 19th century, 2000s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Strange Things Happen at Sundown (2003)
Genre: Horror, Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: What happens when normal people find they need to kill, in order to survive? This is the story of such a group of people, suddenly turned into vampires, and carving a path of blood and mayhem throughout New York City. Slowly, they lose their grip on ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, psychopath, vengeance, survival, graphic violence, deadly creature, gang, deadly, supernatural, danger, crimes, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 4.4
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Room 205 (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wanting to start a fresh, Katrine moves from the province into a dormitory in Copenhagen and enrolls at the University. But when she crosses conniving Sanne by getting together with Sanne's ex, all hell breaks loose. Sanne and her friends ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, vengeance, danger, youth, deadly, afterlife, teenage life, college life, hidden truth, curse, university ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Blood Night: The Legend of Mary Hatchet (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Local teens have long commemorated the death of 'Mary Hatchet' -- a girl who took an ax and killed her family in the 1970s -- with the aptly named Blood Night. But things never got truly bloody until Mary's ghost (Samantha Facchi) ...
Style: serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: gory, psychopath, serial killer, slasher, crimes, deadly, danger, supernatural, youth, survival, vengeance, legends and myths ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Zombie Nation (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A psycho cop with a weakness for killing his female arrests gets what's coming to him when a pack of zombie women rise from their graves in order to get proper revenge.
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, zombie, life is a bitch, vengeance, afterlife, deadly creature, danger, rivalry, law enforcement, deadly, supernatural, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.5
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Banshee!!! (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of college friends on a spring break camping trip are stalked and slashed by an unknown creature with the ability to make them hallucinate through sound waves. The survivors hold up refuge in an isolated farmhouse, cut off from all ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting, serious
Plot: farm, survival, deadly creature, on the run, supernatural, deadly, danger, crimes, escapades, heist, isolation, stalking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Quick and the Undead (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The movie takes place in the present, but in this universe, a plague has broken out and the infected have been transformed into zombies. No explanation is provided for the source of the plague, nor is it explained how the original victims were ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, betrayal, lone wolves, heroes, bounty hunter, rivalry, deadly, chases and races, supernatural, vengeance, plague, chaos ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 2.9
 981
The Bleeding (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Surrounded by carnage, slaughter, brutal crashes and total mayhem, Shawn Black is in a race to save the world from pure evil.
Style: rough, scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: track down, good versus evil, deadly, gory, imaginary, gang, crimes, one man army, strong violent content, violence spree, uninhibited rivalry, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.8
 2K
Sugar Hill (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When her boyfriend is brutally murdered, after refusing to be shaken down by the local gangsters running their protection racket, Sugar Hill, decides not to get mad, but BAD! Calling upon the help of aged voodoo queen Mama Maitresse, Sugar entreats ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, zombie, black american, murder, gory, wizards and magicians, danger, deadly, supernatural ability, crimes, frame up, swamp ...
Time: 70s
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