Movies like Ghoulies II

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Ghoulies II (1988)
 4.3
 4K
Ghoulies II (1988)
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 through the fairgrounds, ultimately leading to an explosive conclusion!
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, offbeat, suspenseful, surprise ending, bloody, ridiculous, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dangerous animal, zombie, deadly creature, ghost, mad scientist, supernatural ability, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, deadly, escapades, disorder, supernatural, vampire, teenage life, heroes, imaginary, monster, rivalry, magic, woman wearing a miniskirt, demon ...
Time: 80s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, semi serious and humorous films with plots about supernatural, danger, deadly, zombie, escapades, gory and deadly creature mostly in Horror, Comedy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Ghoulies II: Ghoulies (1984), House II: The Second Story (1987), The Return of Swamp Thing (1989), Chopper Chicks in Zombietown (1989), 976-EVIL (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.0
 7K
Ghoulies (1984)
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, semi serious, scary, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: witch, warlock, demon, puppets, gory, zombie, supernatural, deadly creature, ghost, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
House II: The Second Story (1987)
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, semi serious, scary, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventurer, house, ghost, haunted house, dinosaur, zombie, mad scientist, deadly creature, supernatural, mischievous children, chase, mysterious character ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: island, zombie, ghost, living dead, good versus evil, supernatural, gory, deadly creature, mad scientist, slasher, supernatural ability, afterlife ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Return of Swamp Thing (1989)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror, Comedy, Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Swamp Thing returns to battle the evil Dr. Arcane, who has a new science lab full of creatures transformed by genetic mutation, and chooses Heather Locklear as his new object of affection.
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, offbeat, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, swamp, mad scientist, laboratory, deadly creature, master villain, secret identity, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, zombie, fighting crime, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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: humorous, semi serious, rough, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, small town, mad scientist, gory, gang, chase, girls with guns, motorcycle gang, femme fatale, apocalypse, slasher, survival ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.1
 4K
976-EVIL (1988)
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, satanic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, gory, high school, phone sex, supernatural, vengeance, supernatural ability, killer, curses spells and rituals, danger, deadly, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Monster Club (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A writer of horror stories is invited to a "monster club" by a mysterious old gentleman. There, three gruesome stories are told to him; between each story some musicians play their songs. In the end, it's recognized he's the ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, ghost, monster, nightclub, village, anthology, stripper, gory, dangerous animal, deadly creature, supernatural, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Blood Suckers from Outer Space (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Farmers in Texas become brainwashed bloodsuckers.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, zombie, deadly creature, gory, countryside, experiment gone awry, farm, danger, deadly, supernatural, survival, military life ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: humorous, semi serious, rough, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, in the woods, anti heroes, gory, buddies, criminal's revenge, deadly creature, mad scientist, slasher, rescue, survival, apocalypse ...
Time: 80s
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Marsupials: The Howling III (1987)
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, filmmaking, gory, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, escapades, imaginary, mad scientist, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.3
 9K
Critters 3 (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In what appears to be a cross between Critters and The Towering Inferno, the residents of a shoddy L.A. apartment block are chased up to the roof by hoards of the eponymous hairy horrors.
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, hologram, fire, laser, anti heroes, urban, dangerous animal, alien creature, apartment, elevator shaft, deadly creature, mad scientist ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 9K
Waxwork (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, West Germany, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Wealthy slacker college student Mark, his new girlfriend Sarah, and their friends are invited to a special showing at a mysterious wax museum which displays 18 of the most evil men of all time. After his ex-girlfriend and another friend disappear, ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, vampire, transformation, college, slasher, mummy, museum, zombie, silver bullet, voodoo, dracula, wax museum ...
Time: 80s
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: scary, humorous, rough, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, undead, gory, suburbs, deadly creature, slasher, survival, parody, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: As a child Jack Brooks witnessed the brutal murder of his family. Now a young man he struggles with a pestering girlfriend, therapy sessions that resolve nothing, and night classes that barely hold his interest. After unleashing an ancient curse, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, scary, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: camping, plumber, science, demon, gory, deadly creature, ghost, slasher, supernatural ability, vampire, zombie, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.0
 544
The Granny (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Granny's family wants her dead so they can collect her insurance. While she is on her death bed, she drinks an eternal life potion and returns to the land of the living. She is on a mission to wreak havoc over her greedy relatives.
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie, good versus evil, store, domestic disturbance, gory, afterlife, danger, deadly, supernatural, master and servant, supernatural ability, vengeance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: humorous, semi serious, epic, suspenseful, scary
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, deadly creature, hospital, laboratory, gory, slasher, experiment gone awry, supernatural, deadly, disorder, afterlife ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.7
 851
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: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: laboratory, deadly creature, gory, mad scientist, serial killer, slasher, experiment gone awry, psychopath, mutant, crimes, deadly, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Deadtime Stories (1986)
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: fairy tale, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: werewolf, monster, witch, cult, impalement, cemetery, dangerous animal, deadly creature, supernatural, danger, deadly, imaginary ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 3.8
 438
Decadent Evil (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: A fallen foot tall Homunculus called Marvin (a part human/part reptile creature) is imprisoned in a birdcage by a vengeful lover who is bidding to become the world's most powerful vampire.
Style: semi serious, rough, offbeat, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: vampire, gory, criminal's revenge, dangerous animal, deadly creature, zombie, vengeance, dangerous attraction, danger, deadly, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Midnight Hour (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Phil, Melissa, Mitch, Mary, and Vinnie are high school friends, who unwittingly raise the dead on Halloween night. Once the dead have returned, Pitchford Cove will never be the same again....or will it?
Style: semi serious, humorous, scary, offbeat, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, zombie, prank, gory, deadly creature, high school, ghost, supernatural ability, blackboard, teenage love, afterlife, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 11K
Once Bitten (1985)
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, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, femme fatale, stalking, gory, supernatural ability, supernatural, dangerous attraction, supernatural romance, teenage love, coming of age, imaginary, virginity ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 4K
Vamp (1986)
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, chase, strip club, murder, fraternity, college, violence, dangerous animal, supernatural, nightclub, gang, bar ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Deformed Monsters (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Mad scientist brings Dracula, the Wolfman, the Mummy, and Frankenstein's Monster to life... but there's a problem and they end up three feet tall.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, scary, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: mummy, vampire, anti heroes, store, dangerous animal, deadly creature, mad scientist, obsessive quest, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger ...
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
 4.3
 720
Frightmare (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama students decide to pay tribute to their favorite horror star by stealing his body from his crypt for a farewell party. They fail to realize their violation of the tomb has triggered powerful black magic, and Conrad hasn't taken his final ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, slasher, zombie, murder, gory, serial killer, party, supernatural ability, vampire, obsessive quest, vengeance, afterlife ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Dark Rising: Bring Your Battle Axe (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A weekend camping trip turns into a frantic fight against the supernatural when an ancient demon and a fearsome female warrior bring their eternal battle into the present day. Jason Parks is trying to win back his ex-fiancee, Jasmine, by arranging a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, scary, offbeat, suspenseful
Plot: gory, ghost, supernatural ability, zombie, uninhibited rivalry, feminism, supernatural romance, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, danger, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.1
 891
Shrunken Heads (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three teens killed by a local crime boss return for revenge after a witch doctor revives them through voodoo magic.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, scary, humorous, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: voodoo, zombie, gang, gangsters, ritual, magic, revenge, violence, murder, master criminal, master villain, superhero ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.1
 2K
The Convent (2000)
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, suspenseful, serious, bloody, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, convent, murder, nun, demon, gory, deadly creature, supernatural, ghost, young people, school life, satanism ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Amityville Dollhouse (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dollhouse that is a replica of the infamous Amityville haunted house is given to a little girl. Soon after, all sorts of horrible unexplained accidents start to happen. The family must work together to fight off the terrifying evil that has ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, dollhouse, occult, missing child, supernatural, supernatural ability, domestic disturbance, afterlife, zombie, curses spells and rituals, family in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 454
Mr. Vampire II (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Modern grave robbing "archeologists" find perfectly preserved specimens from the past of a man, a woman, and their child. Unbeknownst to the scientist and his two bumbling assistants, these are vampires immobilized only by the paper spells ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, scary, suspenseful
Plot: vampire, good versus evil, martial arts, goofy hero, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, supernatural, deadly, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, clergy ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.9
 188
Bugged (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Bugged! tells the story of a group of bumbling exterminators who are called over to the house of an attractive young novelist to rid her house of insects. Unfortunately, due to a horrible chemical mix-up, the poison spray causes the bugs to grow to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, nothing goes right, danger, deadly, supernatural, disorder, dangerous animal, deadly creature, down on your luck, mutant, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%