Movies like Gremlins 2: The New Batch

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Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990)
 6.4
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Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990)
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 devilish green creatures invade a top-secret laboratory and develop genetically altered powers, making them even harder to destroy!
Style: humorous, exciting, offbeat, suspenseful, semi serious, cult film, surprise ending, psychotronic, horror spoof, satirical ...
Audience: teens, horror for children
Plot: skyscraper, monster, mad scientist, mutant, supernatural, friendship, heroes, friends, pets, experiment gone awry, danger, chaos and mayhem, chaos, mogul, escapades, breeding, disorder, deadly creature, daring rescue, save the day, technology gone awry, genetically altered, silly humor, death, giant spider ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey

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Most similar movies to Gremlins 2: The New Batch

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, scary, offbeat and cult film films with plots about supernatural, danger, escapades, mad scientist, deadly, violence and catastrophe mostly in Comedy, Horror and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Gremlins 2: The New Batch: Gremlins (1984), Transylvania 6-5000 (1985), Drop Dead Fred (1991), Ghoulies (1984), Ghoulies II (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Gremlins (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When Billy Peltzer is given a strange but adorable pet named Gizmo for Christmas, he inadvertently breaks the three important rules of caring for a Mogwai, and unleashes a horde of mischievous gremlins on a small town.
Style: feel good, humorous, suspenseful, scary, light ...
Audience: horror for children, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: christmas, supernatural, monster, deadly creature, pets, small town, holiday, chaos and mayhem, daring rescue, danger, escapades, human animal relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: usa
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100%
Transylvania 6-5000 (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two reporters travel to a strange castle in Transylvania to investigate the apparent reappearance of Frankenstein, and encounter such kooky creatures as the sensitive Wolfman, the horny Vampiress Odette, as well as a whole cast of other weirdos.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, offbeat, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, parody, mad scientist, hotel, mummy, wolfman, media, master and servant, journalism, master villain, deadly creature, goofy hero ...
Time: 80s
Place: transylvania, romania, europe
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100%
 6.0
 27K
Drop Dead Fred (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When Elizabeth returns to her mother's home after her marriage breaks up, she recreates her imaginary childhood friend, Fred, to escape from the trauma of losing her husband and her job. In between the chaos and mayhem that Fred creates, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, surreal, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary friend, family relations, mental illness, childhood memory, misfit, chaos and mayhem, parents and children, starting over, vengeance, disorder, family life, personal growth ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
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100%
 4.2
 8K
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: scary, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, demon, witch, zombie, puppets, puppet, ghost, danger, curses spells and rituals, battles, religions or cults, chaos ...
Time: 80s
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34%
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Ghoulies II (1987)
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, offbeat, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, heroes, ghost, supernatural, deadly creature, supernatural ability, danger, escapades, vampire, mad scientist, deadly, dangerous animal ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.9
 8K
Repossessed (1990)
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, absurd, satirical, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, devil, exorcism, disorder, clergy, obsessive quest, supernatural, rivalry, danger, escapades, fish out of water, mistaken identity ...
Time: 80s, 1990s, year 1990, 90s, 70s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, scary, semi serious, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, adventurer, ghost, dinosaur, house, haunted house, zombie, chase, mad scientist, vampire, good versus evil, babies and infants ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: arizona
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30%
The Monster Squad (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Count Dracula adjourns to Earth, accompanied by Frankenstein's Monster, the Wolfman, the Mummy, and the Gillman. The uglies are in search of a powerful amulet that will grant them power to rule the world. Our heroes - the Monster Squad are the ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, horror for children, kids
Plot: mummy, vampire, small town, werewolf, world domination, friendship, adventure, good versus evil, young heroes, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 19th century, 1880s
Place: usa, transylvania, california
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30%
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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: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gory, deadly creature, mad scientist, serial killer, laboratory, experiment gone awry, mutant, psychopath, supernatural, crimes, danger, toxic waste ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.9
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The Runestone (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Norse runestone is discovered in Western Pennsylvania. The prophecy upon it tells of the Norse great wolf Fenrir (Fenris), and that its release from the stone will bring about Ragnarok --- the end of the world. Archaeologist Sam Stewart and wife ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, supernatural, supernatural power, save the world, deadly, curses spells and rituals, apocalypse, viking, mutant, danger, heroes, legends and myths ...
Time: 80s
Place: pennsylvania, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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29%
 7.1
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Tremors (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hick handymen Val McKee and Earl Bassett can barely eke out a living in the Nevada hamlet of Perfection, so they decide to leave town -- despite an admonition from a shapely seismology coed who's picking up odd readings on her equipment. Before ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, humorous, suspense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, desert, deadly creature, rescue, survival, creature feature, human versus monster, danger, mutant, stranded, small town, tentacle ...
Time: 80s
Place: nevada, usa
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29%
 4.1
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Munchies (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Simon Watterman, a space archaeologist, discovers the "Munchies" in a cave in Peru. Cecil Watterman, Simon's evil twin brother and snack food entrepreneur, kidnaps the creature. What Cecil does not know is that the creature, when ...
Style: not serious, offbeat, humorous, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, monster, imaginary, heroes, space and aliens, supernatural, cons and scams, small town life, legends and myths, small town, destiny, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
Place: peru, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
My Name Is Bruce (2007)
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, captivating, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, small town, comedy of errors, heroic mission, save the day, mistaken identity, survival, evil force, rescue, save the world, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, epic, humorous
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, danger, slasher, deadly creature, gory, chaos, deadly, escapades, supernatural, afterlife, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a lawyer shows up at the vampire's doorstep, he falls prey to his charms and joins him in his search for fresh blood. Enter Dr. van Helsing, who may be the only one able to vanquish the count.
Style: humorous, absurd, funny, gothic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, parody, dracula, farce, hypnosis, supernatural, goofy hero, palaces castles and temples, heroic mission, save the day, deadly creature, love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1890s, 1930s
Place: europe, england, london, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
My Demon Lover (1987)
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, sexy, sex comedy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: demon, romance, supernatural, graphic violence, mentally unstable, love and romance, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, sexual content, couples, animal life ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: scary, semi serious, offbeat, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, mummy, vampire, deadly, good versus evil, disorder, experiment gone awry, store, heroic mission, anti hero, deadly creature, obsessive quest ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Head of the Family (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The "head" of the family is literally that--a giant head on a tiny body, who psychically controls the rest of his even weirder family.
Style: dark humor, scary, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, femme fatale, infidelity, eccentric family, love affair, experiment gone awry, disability, disorder, strong sexual content, mentally challenged, misfit, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Bite Me! (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a new strain of marijuana is delivered to a remote strip club, an army of insect creatures hungry for human blood starts feeding on the staff and patrons. Soon the bugs cause provocative havoc as their bite elicits a particularly potent ...
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, mutant, deadly creature, escapades, deadly, crimes, heroes, chaos, supernatural, drug dealing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Attack of the Killer Tomatoes! (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Attack of the Killer Tomatoes is a 1978 comedy film directed by John De Bello and starring David Miller. The film is a spoof of B-movies. Made on a budget of less than USD $100,000, the story involves tomatoes becoming sentient by unknown means and ...
Style: cult film, humorous, not serious, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, mad scientist, tomato, rescue, espionage, survival, chaos, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, vegetable, catastrophe ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Waxwork II: Lost in Time (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The survivors of the first Waxwork must use a portal through time to defeat the evil that has followed them and turned their lives upside down.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, stylized, cult movie cast ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, heroes, good versus evil, hunchback, jester, possession, spacecraft, zombie, vampire, mutant, haunted house, decapitation ...
Time: 90s, middle ages, 1990s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: humorous, scary, suspenseful, rough, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, suburbs, undead, gory, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, slasher, deadly, escapades, parody, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.9
 42K
Creepshow (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A. Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen.
Style: suspenseful, dark humor, scary, macabre, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, zombie, murder, gory, cult, danger, death, violence, comics, torture, family relations, back from the dead ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 1830s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 4.8
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Leprechaun (1993)
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, dark humor, suspense, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: legends and myths, monster, deadly creature, supernatural, murder, vengeance, family in danger, slasher, violence, curses spells and rituals, chase, greed ...
Time: 80s
Place: north dakota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Toxic Avenger Part III: The Last Temptation of Toxie (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Toxie finds he has nothing to do as a superhero, as he has ridden his city of evil. So he decides to go to work for a major corporation, which he discovers may be the evilest of all his adversaries.
Style: humorous, rough, offbeat, cult film, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: parody, superhero, camp, gore, satire, toxic, disorder, crimes, supernatural, superhuman powers, experiment gone awry, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, offbeat, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, small town, mad scientist, chase, gory, apocalypse, supernatural, orphan, survival, chases and races, rescue, race against time ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Return of the Killer Tomatoes! (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Crazy old Professor Gangreen has developed a way to make tomatoes look human for a second invasion.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, psychotronic, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, mad scientist, tomato, world domination, chase, silly humor, disorder, chaos, rescue, deadly, dangerous animal, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Raven (1963)
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, humorous, dark humor, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: sorcerer, good versus evil, parody, magician, raven, castle, duel, supernatural, danger, escapades, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Leprechaun in the Hood (2000)
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, suspenseful, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gnome, troll, silly humor, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature, criminal's revenge, crimes, hip hop, legends and myths, wish come true, vengeance, danger ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Saturday the 14th (1981)
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, satirical, absurd, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, haunted house, supernatural, nothing goes right, danger, eccentric family, farce, escapades, curses spells and rituals, monster, transformation, book ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%