Movies like Ghoulies

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Ghoulies (1984)
 4.0
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Ghoulies
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young man and his girlfriend move into the man's old mansion home, where he becomes possessed by a need to control ancient demons.
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, offbeat, ridiculous, suspenseful, idiotic, awful, bloody, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppets, zombie, gory, supernatural, witch, splatter, monster, deadly creature, demons, ghost, camp, supernatural ability, cult, monsters, lame, violence, curses spells and rituals, danger, warlock, demon, family, deadly, mad scientist, brutality, mentor ...
Time: 80s
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The Raven
Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
USA
86 min.
 6.7
Gremlins
Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
USA
106 min.
 7.2
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Most similar movies to Ghoulies

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, humorous and melancholic films with plots about mentor, brutality, catastrophe, monster, dialogue, demons and adaptation mostly in Horror, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Ghoulies: Vamp (1986), The Convent (2000), House II: The Second Story (1987), My Demon Lover (1987), The Raven (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Vamp
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two fraternity pledges go to a sleazy bar looking for strippers to entertain their college friends.
Style: dark humor, humorous, scary, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, college, supernatural, chase, violence, splatter, dangerous animal, camp, blood, nightclub, gang, demons ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
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 5.1
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The Convent
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A group of college students break into an abandoned convent and become possessed by demonic spirits.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, bloody, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, zombie, supernatural, slasher, blood, gore, convent, violence, splatter, deadly creature, demons, goth ...
Time: 90s
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System:   89%
    User:   78%
 
House II: The Second Story
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Young urban professionals Jesse (Arye Gross) and his girlfriend Kate (Lar Park Lincoln), move into an old mansion that has been in Jesse's family for generations. They are soon joined by Jesse's goofy friend Charlie (Jonathan Stark), who ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, zombie, mad scientist, supernatural, chase, adventurer, deadly creature, halloween, splatter, ghost, alternate universe, adventure ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
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System:   85%
    User:   88%
 
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 4.3
 4K
Ghoulies II
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, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, monster, magic, dangerous animal, demons, monsters, deadly creature, splatter, violence, reality tv, ghost, mad scientist ...
Time: 80s
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My Demon Lover
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Denny has yet again been left by her thug boyfriend Chip. It seems as if she is doomed to be stuck with awful guys, this time she has to choose between nerdy Charles and the strange Kaz, who turns into a monster when sexually aroused.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, scary, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, supernatural, switching roles, demons, danger, splatter, monster, homeless, family, love and romance, vampire human love, monsters ...
Time: 80s
Place: manhattan new york city
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    User:   76%
 
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The Raven
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A magician who has been turned into a raven turns to a former sorcerer for help in this film loosely based on the Edgar Allen Poe poem.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, humorous, stylized, semi serious ...
Plot: parody, supernatural, magic, death, palaces castles and temples, supernatural ability, wizards, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, adaptation, monster, splatter ...
Place: dungeon
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 5.1
 4K
976-EVIL
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: People who dial 976-EVIL receive supernatural powers and turn into satanic killers. When Spike dialed 976-EVIL, he knew it was an expensive toll call, but he didn't know that he'd have to pay for it with his soul.
Style: scary, dark humor, serious, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, supernatural, high school, vengeance, splatter, slasher, gore, revenge, supernatural ability, demons, murder, spiders ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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System:   74%
    User:   80%
 
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 6.3
 8K
Dolls
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of people stop by a mansion during a storm and discover two magical toy makers, and their haunted collection of dolls.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, macabre, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gore, supernatural, blood, ghost, splatter, slasher, transformation, gory, demons, crimes, danger, toys ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   72%
 
 6.0
 12K
The Gate
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three young children accidentally release a horde of nasty, pint-sized demons from a hole in a suburban backyard. What follows is a classic battle between good and evil as the three kids struggle to overcome a nightmarish hell that is literally ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: supernatural, monster, zombie, heavy metal, devil, demons, suburbs, deadly creature, save the world, splatter, apocalypse, cult ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   68%
 
Leprechaun in the Hood
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Butch, Postmaster P, and Stray Bullet loot the local hip-hop mogul's studio to fund their demo album, the threesome unwittingly ends up with the secret of Mack Daddy's success: a magical flute. Their gigs instantly turn golden but a ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hip hop, gangsters, magic, violence, criminal's revenge, gory, monster, cross dressing, deadly creature, parody, music band, family ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   67%
 
 2.8
 28K
Troll 2
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young child is terrified to discover that a planned family trip is to be haunted by vile plant-eating monsters out of his worst nightmare...
Style: serious, scary, awful, idiotic, ridiculous ...
Plot: small town, witch, cult, destiny, stupidity, deadly creature, camp, save the day, death, goblin, curses spells and rituals, family in danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   75%
 
 6.2
 20K
House
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Roger Cobb is a author who has just separated from his wife. He moves into a new house and tries to work on a novel based on his experiences in the Vietnam War. Strange things start happening around him; little things at first, but as they become ...
Style: humorous, scary, dark humor, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: haunted house, gory, supernatural, vietnam war, zombie, solitude, monster, ghost, happy ending, blood, ghosts, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   67%
 
Slaughterhouse
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The owner of a slaughterhouse facing foreclosure instructs his 350lbs, mentally retarded son to go on a killing spree against the people who want to buy his property.
Style: scary, dark humor, serious, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, slasher, vengeance, splatter, blood, gore, rock, crimes, revenge, murder, death, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   79%
 
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Puppet Master 5: The Final Chapter
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The puppets battle their most powerful enemy yet as they protect the new puppet master from the demon God that created the Secret of Life.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, hotel, supernatural, deadly creature, splatter, demons, monster, supernatural ability, murder, uninhibited rivalry, puppets, danger ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   69%
 
 6.0
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Creepshow 2
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: EC Comics-inspired weirdness returns with three tales. In the first, a wooden statue of a Native American comes to life...to exact vengeance on the murderer of his elderly owners. In the second, four teens are stranded on a raft on a lake with a ...
Style: scary, dark humor, serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, murder, slasher, revenge, gory, vengeance, supernatural, gore, blood, violence, bullying, splatter ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   68%
 
Saturday the 14th
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After his family moves to a new house, a young boy discovers a mysterious book that details a curse hanging over the date of Saturday the 14th. Opening the book releases a band of monsters into the house and the family must join together to save ...
Style: humorous, scary, not serious, offbeat, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, monster, haunted house, vampire, book, supernatural, farce, ghost, monsters, mad scientist, transformation, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   56%
 
Puppet Master 4
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A young scientist working on an artificial intelligence project is the target of strange gremlin-like creatures, who are out to kill him and thus terminate his research. By coincidence, in one of the rooms he uses, there's a mysterious case ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, surreal, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, supernatural, deadly creature, demons, splatter, monster, supernatural ability, monsters, curses spells and rituals, puppets, reincarnation, violence ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   65%
 
Gate 2: The Trespassers
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's been five years since Terry's friend Glen discovered The Gate to hell in his backyard. Glen has now moved away and Terry begins practicing rituals in Glen's old house and eventually bringing back demons through The Gate and ...
Style: humorous, idiotic, stylized, scary, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: demons, monster, splatter, violence, demon, restaurant, mythology, monsters, fantasy world, transformation, mentor, first contact ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   61%
 
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My Name Is Bruce
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: B Movie Legend Bruce Campbell is mistaken for his character Ash from the Evil Dead trilogy and forced to fight a real monster in a small town in Oregon.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, offbeat, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, cult, small town, monster, good versus evil, gory, anti heroes, drugs/alcohol, goth, deadly creature, comedy of errors, demons ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   49%
 
 4.8
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Repossessed
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: It's been some time since Father Jebedaiah Mayii exorcised the Devil from little Nancy Aglet, who is now grown up with a husband and two children of her own. But the prince of darkness wants to go a second round and has returned to repossess ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, devil, clergy, ghost, supernatural ability, exorcism, curses spells and rituals, media satire, mentor, mistaken identity, tv show, fantasy world ...
Time: 80s, year 1973
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   66%
 
 4.7
 20K
Leprechaun
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A horrific Leprechaun goes on a rampage after his precious bag of gold coins is stolen. He uses all of his magical destructive powers to trick, terrorize and kill anyone who is unlucky enough to hinder his relentless search. In a frantic attempt to ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, dark humor, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, deadly creature, legends and myths, murder, supernatural, slasher, monster, violence, chase, greed, family in danger, brutality ...
Time: 80s
Place: north dakota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   65%
 
Deadtime Stories
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A babysitting uncle tells his charges three horror stories--about a killer witch, Little Red Riding Hood and a werewolf, and a story about "Goldi Lox" and the three bears.
Style: scary, fairy tale, semi serious, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: werewolf, monster, witch, supernatural, male nudity, cult, dangerous animal, hospital, serial killer, deadly creature, murder, witches ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   51%
 
 6.2
 17K
Pumpkinhead
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A man conjures up a gigantic vengeance demon called Pumpkinhead to destroy the teenagers who accidentally killed his son.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, witch, supernatural, murder, slasher, monster, splatter, revenge, death, supernatural ability, father son relationship, demons ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   58%
 
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Bordello of Blood
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Private eye Rafe Guttman is hired by repressed, born-again Katherine to find her missing bad-boy brother. The trail leads him to a whorehouse run by a thousand-year-old vampire and secretly backed by Katherine's boss, televangelist Jimmy ...
Style: humorous, sexy, scary, dark humor, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, gory, blood, violence, femme fatale, deadly creature, strong sexual content, gore, splatter, hospital, private detective, goth ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   61%
 
Gremlins 2: The New Batch
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Young sweethearts Billy and Kate move to the Big Apple, land jobs in a high-tech office park and soon reunite with the friendly and lovable Gizmo. But a series of accidents creates a whole new generation of Gremlins. The situation worsens when the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, mad scientist, skyscraper, save the day, friendship, experiment gone awry, danger, genetics, monsters, escapades, chaos, spiders ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   48%
 
 5.5
 11K
Once Bitten
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mark wants to lose his virginity, but his girlfriend wants to wait. Unfortunately for both of them, a 400-year-old vampire Countess needs to turn a virgin into a vampire before Halloween in order to preserve her own youthful appearance, and when she ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, sexy, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, virginity, halloween, supernatural, blood, femme fatale, high school, gory, supernatural ability, goth, dangerous attraction, stalking ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   64%
 
Chopper Chicks in Zombietown
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: semi serious, humorous, rough, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, small town, gory, chase, apocalypse, motorcycle, survival, supernatural, gang, splatter, camp ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   44%
 
Return of the Living Dead II
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, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, gory, supernatural, blood, deadly creature, suburbs, splatter, slasher, gore, camp, parody, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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System:   51%
    User:   47%
 

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 5.8
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Popcorn
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A horror film festival, held in a theater which was once the scene of a tragic fire, turns into a real life horror show.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, offbeat, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, gory, murder, halloween, college, splatter, college life, psychopath, monster, camp, dreams ...
Time: 50s, 80s, 1990s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   43%
 
The Marsupials: The Howling III
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A strange race of human-like marsupials appear suddenly in Australia, and a sociologist who studies these creatures falls in love with a female one. Is this a dangerous combination?
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, awful ...
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, monster, deadly creature, gory, nudity (topless - notable), splatter, experiment gone awry, danger, violence, camp, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   47%
 
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