Movies like Graveyard Shift

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Graveyard Shift (1990)
 5.0
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Graveyard Shift (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: John Hall is a drifter who wanders into a small town in Maine. He needs a job and decides to seek employment at the community's top business: a large textile mill. He is hired to work the "graveyard shift" -- from around midnight to dawn -- and, along with a few others, he is charged with cleaning out the basement. This task strikes the workers as simple enough, but then, as they proceed deeper underground, they encounter an unspeakable monstrosity intent on devouring them all.
Style: scary, atmospheric, rough, serious, suspenseful, disturbing, twists and turns, suspense, intense, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rat, supernatural, slasher, gory, survival, dangerous animal, deadly, rescue, deadly creature, uncover truth, danger, animal life, escapades, boss and employee, workplace, exterminator, twists & turns, zombie, vampire, ghost, psychopath, rivalry, mysterious character, righting the wronged, man eating monster ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine, usa

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Most similar movies to Graveyard Shift

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about deadly, danger, gory, supernatural, escapades, murder and crimes mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Comedy genres. Some movies like Graveyard Shift: Critters 2 (1988), Slugs (1988), Amityville: It's About Time (1992), The Mangler (1995), Venom (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Critters 2 (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A batch of unhatched critter eggs are mistaken for Easter eggs by the country-folk inhabitants of Grover's Bend and, before long, the ferocious furballs are on the rampage again.
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: bounty hunter, small town, evil alien, dog, easter, alien, pitchfork, space and aliens, creature, catastrophe, survival, mad scientist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: kansas, usa
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100%
 5.2
 4K
Slugs (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: People are dying mysteriously and gruesomely, and nobody has a clue what the cause is. Only health worker Mike Brady has a possible solution, but his theory of killer slugs is laughed at by the authorities. Only when the body count begins to rise ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: toxic, small town, evil alien, mutant, deadly creature, plague, supernatural, danger, chaos, apocalypse, invasion, restaurant ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Amityville: It's About Time (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an old clock arrives at home as a gift, strange things begin to happen. The family that proudly assigned a privileged place to the clock in the living room, is unaware that this thing is a link to an old and evil house...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, gory, supernatural ability, deadly, parents and children, murder, danger, suburbs ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.3
 8K
The Mangler (1995)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: South Africa, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When an accident involving a folding machine at an old laundry happens, detective John Hunton investigates. While he tries to solve the mystery, Bill Gartley, the owner, wants to find new victims for his machine.
Style: macabre, rough, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, uncover truth, man versus machine, crimes, deadly creature, danger, deadly, race against time, rescue, ghost, psychopath, technology gone awry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 4.6
 10K
Venom (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Venom is a fright-filled voodoo thriller loaded with a sizzling cast of the screen's hottest young stars. Set deep in the eerie swamps of southern Louisiana - Agnes Bruckner (Murder By Numbers), Jonathan Jackson (Tuck Everlasting) and Meagan ...
Style: scary, rough, suspense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: voodoo, swamp, back from the dead, slasher, danger, survival, youth, teenage life, monster, zombie, snake, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.0
 2K
It Waits (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A lone female park ranger tries to track down a vicious creature killing various people and terrorizing her at a remote national park.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, scary ...
Plot: monster, creature, survival, murder, wilderness, gory, deadly, danger, deadly creature, stalking, supernatural, slasher ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Plot: gory, psychopath, serial killer, slasher, crimes, deadly, danger, supernatural, youth, survival, vengeance, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.5
 94K
Ghost Ship (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After discovering a passenger ship missing since 1962 floating adrift on the Bering Sea, salvagers claim the vessel as their own. Once they begin towing the ghost ship towards harbor, a series of bizarre occurrences happen and the group becomes ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, macabre, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ghost, ship, supernatural, slasher, supernatural horror, survival, escapades, danger, gory, ocean, death, shipwreck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 60s, year 1962, 1960s
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 4.9
 5K
Squirm (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: At the beginning of the film, we learn from one of the characters that earthworms can be called to the surface with electricity, but somehow it turns them into vicious flesh-eaters. Sure enough, a storm that night causes some power lines to break ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, small town, worm, survival, rescue, deadly creature, environmentalism, battles, danger, deadly, bait, diner ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Two Thousand Maniacs! (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Six people are lured into a small Deep South town for a Centennial celebration where the residents proceed to kill them one by one as revenge for the town's destruction during the Civil War.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: maniac, vengeance, murder, small town, survival, violence spree, danger, haunted by the past, isolation, brutality, torture, slasher ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: southern usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.1
 6K
Blood Feast (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: In the sleepy suburbs of Miami, seemingly normal Egyptian immigrant Fuad Ramses (Mal Arnold) runs a successful catering business. He also murders young women and plans to use their body parts to revive the goddess Ishtar. The insane Ramses ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, psychopath, zombie, gory, supernatural, woman in danger, deadly, crimes, good versus evil, supernatural ability ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.6
 1K
Psycho Cop (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Officer Joe Vickers would probably make a good policeman if it weren't for his two nasty habits. Firstly, he is a devoted satanist; secondly - he likes to kill people. When he meets a group of teenagers spending their vacation in a wood hut, he ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, survival, youth, danger, police officer, violence, deadly, violence spree, kids in trouble, in the woods, gory ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 10K
Dolls (1987)
Genre: 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, tense, macabre, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, doll, objects come to life, toys, youth, danger, toy, toy maker, evil doll, stranded, good versus evil, house ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Days of Darkness (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a comet strikes Earth and kicks up a cloud of toxic dust, hundreds of humans join the ranks of the living dead. But there's bad news for the survivors: The newly minted zombies are hell-bent on eradicating every last person from the ...
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: zombie, plague, deadly creature, survival, danger, supernatural, rescue, deadly, chaos, gory, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.9
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Offspring (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Survivors of a feral flesh-eating clan are chowing their way through the locals. Amy Halbard and Claire Carey strive to survive their abduction by the cannibals and save their children. A subplot involving Claire's despicable husband, Steven, ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, murder, isolation, captivity, confined, danger, deadly, nudity (full frontal - brief), small town, cannibalism, sadism, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
City of the Living Dead (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman has visions that suggest the eruption of the living dead into the world through a portal, spurred on by the suicide of a priest.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, macabre, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, violence, suicide, cemetery, priest, investigation, rescue, danger, buried alive, psychic power, race against time ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1980, 80s
Place: usa, new england, manhattan new york city, georgia, new york
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34%
 4.8
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FleshEater (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teenagers, taking a nocturnal hayride come across the grave of a man. Little did they know that this deceased man is a zombie. One by one, the actual living are falling victim and becoming zombies. Eventually there are zombies everywhere, ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, awful ...
Plot: zombie, survival, on the run, deadly creature, deadly, rescue, danger, in the woods, gory, murder, eaten alive, sadism ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.2
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The Undertow (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Six friends enter the strange town of Old Mines for a weekend float trip. They quickly realize that the town is not friendly to strangers, and they are pressured to leave by the police. When the friends decide to continue their float trip anyway, ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, macabre, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, small town, survival, psychopath, serial killer, gory, wilderness, family in danger, danger, supernatural, crimes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Chupacabra Terror (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Cryptozoologist Doctor Peña traps the legendary Chupacabra on a remote Caribbean Island to make his name in the scientific community. When he smuggles it aboard the cruise ship Regent Queen, commanded by Captain Randolph, the monster breaks out of ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, supernatural, survival, gory, daring rescue, deadly creature, cruise ship, cryptozoology, blood, captain, hostage, dangerous animal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Chromeskull: Laid to Rest 2 (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "ChromeSkull" is the sequel to the 2009 horror hit "Laid to Rest." It brings back ChromeSkull, who barely escaped death in the first movie and is hell-bent on continuing where he left off... and forging a new path of terror and ...
Style: disturbing, stylized, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: slasher, survival, psychopath, crimes, haunted by the past, wannabe, obsession, uninhibited rivalry, deadly, danger, escapades, master criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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31%
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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: scary, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, toxic, mutant, zombie, police investigation, experiment gone awry, bum, murder, survival, crimes, deadly, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Bog Creatures (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five young adults venture into a bog to excavate some bodies. After a while they find that bodies that have been buried in the bog have risen from the dead and seek to pick them off one by one.
Style: rough, atmospheric, scary, serious, offbeat
Plot: viking, supernatural, zombie, danger, escapades, deadly, rivalry, mummy, deadly creature, heroes, adventure, gory ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Black Cat (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An American photographer (Mimsy Farmer) and a Scotland Yard inspector (David Warbeck) suspect a man's (Patrick Magee) cat of murder.
Style: gothic, serious, psychological, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, murder, village, black cat, investigation, uncover truth, mystery, mysterious character, mind game, dangerous animal, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Blood Ranch (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four college students and an Iraq War vet, lost on a desert highway, encounter a terrified young woman with a black van on her trail. They survive the ensuing chase but their car doesn't, forcing them to seek help at a nearby ranch. Only when ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Plot: perversion, slasher, psychopath, survival, serial killer, isolation, murder, mental illness, rescue, danger, deadly, mind game ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.7
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Night Feeders (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Four deer hunters encounter a horde of carnivorous aliens in a remote countryside and fight to survive the night.
Style: scary, bleak, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: evil alien, survival, gory, danger, alien encounter, supernatural, escapades, animal life, deadly, violence, rivalry, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, isolation, mortician, drugs/alcohol, chaos, farm, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 2.6
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Sea of Fear (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: College athlete Lance and his friend Tom meet Tom's girlfriend Kate and her friend Ashley in a marina to travel on a rented boat on a leisure trip. The Captain brings his navigator and first mate Joel and another unexpected passenger, Derek, ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: date night, teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, slasher, survival, psychopath, danger, mysterious character, deadly, ship, violence, cruise, supernatural, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.0
 2K
Baby Blood (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A parasite crawls into the uterus of an abused woman (Yanka) and begins to demands human blood.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: pregnancy, murder, deadly creature, mutant, danger, deadly, crimes, supernatural, gory, human prey, parasite, baby ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Legend of the Chupacabra (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Is the legend of Chupacabran (roughly translated to getsugare) true? Or is it just folklore? Or a madman in latex suit? When Maria Esperanza's uncle and his goats are assaulted and killed, she collects together a team of crypto zoology student ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary, psychotronic
Plot: uncover truth, supernatural, deadly creature, danger, deadly, creature feature, legend, gory, escapades, crimes, urban legend
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.3
 3K
The Task (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Something diabolical is taking place on the set of "The Task" a new reality show in which players complete terrifying missions within the confines of an abandoned prison hoping to win a hefty cash prize. As six young students explore their ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, surprise ending, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly creature, prison, ghost, survival, tv show, confined, danger, escapades, supernatural, deadly, isolation, characters killed one by one ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%