Movies like Head of the Family

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Head of the Family (1996)
 5.3
 2K
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: scary, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, slasher, parody, offbeat, surprise ending, cult film, horror spoof
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, femme fatale, infidelity, dark humor, eccentric family, disability, love affair, experiment gone awry, disorder, strong sexual content, misfit, mentally challenged, murder, mad scientist, diner, abduction, zombie, supernatural, supernatural ability, graphic violence, getting home, chaos and mayhem, chaos, gory, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 20th century

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Most similar movies to Head of the Family

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, humorous and semi serious films with plots about deadly, supernatural, danger, gory, disorder, zombie and experiment gone awry mostly in Horror, Comedy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Head of the Family: Monsturd (2003), The Dead Hate the Living! (2000), Blood Dolls (1999), Corpses (2004), Big Monster on Campus (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.6
 967
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: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, mad scientist, deadly creature, gory, laboratory, experiment gone awry, supernatural, danger, crimes, mutant, psychopath, toxic waste ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, slasher, semi serious, scary, epic ...
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, danger, deadly creature, chaos, gory, supernatural, escapades, deadly, afterlife, experiment gone awry, disorder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 4.4
 2K
Blood Dolls (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Virgil, an eccentric freak billionaire, spends his days being a "biological inventor." The "blood dolls," his newest creation, aid him in getting revenge on those who betrayed him.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, betrayal, supernatural, serial killer, rivalry, experiment gone awry, psychopath, crimes, danger, vengeance, kidnapping, clergy ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 3.4
 393
Corpses (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, rough, semi serious, scary, humorous
Plot: zombie, mortician, chaos, deadly, mad scientist, supernatural, vengeance, experiment gone awry, gory, rivalry, crimes, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Parts of the Family (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Belgium, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Beyond the front door of an old, decrepit house is buried a horrible and tragic past. One horryfing and gory night a family of four is brutally hacked to pieces. The only survivor is the young and beautiful housekeeper, Ella. When she steps out of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, humorous, semi serious, parody ...
Plot: murder, zombie, confined, deadly creature, supernatural, survival, race against time, rescue, chaos, gory, vengeance, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Big Monster on Campus (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A student receives a serial killer's brain in a transplant after being thrown into a pool with no water in it
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, serial killer, brain transplant, social misfits, crimes, dark humor, reincarnation, college life, teenage love, supernatural, mad scientist, mentally challenged ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.2
 418
Retardead (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mad scientist Dr. Stern is turning students into super-smart cannibalistic zombies, and the local cops are too busy chasing a sex fiend to stop the flesh-eating ghouls. Fortunately, Stern's nemesis, FBI agent Susan Hannigan, is on the case. As ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: zombie, mutant, experiment gone awry, supernatural, danger, disorder, chaos, deadly, special agents, gory, school, disability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.0
 2K
Skinned Deep (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The horror film Skinned Deep begins when a family suffers a flat tire on a barren stretch of road with only a diner dotting the landscape. They meet Granny, the seemingly nice old woman who runs the establishment, but they soon find that she is the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, slasher
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, dark humor, deformity, psychopath, mutant, woman in danger, murder, crimes, deadly, gang, serial killer, abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 4.9
 374
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, mutant, experiment gone awry, drug dealing, chaos, escapades, deadly, crimes, heroes, deadly creature, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Zombies! Zombies! Zombies! (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A drug experiment gone wrong produces a league of blood-thirsty zombies. It is up to a small band of exotic dancers trapped in a gentleman's club to fight back. Together they must rely on their wits and skills to survive the night, and pray ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, scary, humorous, parody ...
Plot: zombie, experiment gone awry, survival, disorder, self sacrifice, experimental drug, drug use, watching a movie, save the day, group of strangers, isolation, nightclub ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, slasher, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, small town, mad scientist, chase, gory, apocalypse, supernatural, orphan, survival, danger, vampire, escapades ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: rough, suspenseful, offbeat, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, apocalypse, destiny, experiment gone awry, gory, disorder, toxic, plague, in the woods, friends, chaos ...
Time: 80s
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.9
 3K
Evil Bong (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of stoners inhale more than they bargained for when they smoke from an evil bong in this campy comedy. The guys buy a vintage bong named EeBee from an ad in High Times magazine, but they have no idea the possessed pipe will gradually suck ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, offbeat, scary ...
Plot: stoners, supernatural, drug abuse, crimes, demon, paranoia, buddies, deadly, youth, misfit, drug humor, marijuana ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the Thirteenth (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Another spoof of the Scream/I Know What You Did Last Summer horror gene involving a group of popular high school students stalked by a bumbling masked killer while a dogged reporter named Hagitha Utslay covers the story and of the plight of the ...
Style: parody, slasher, humorous, not serious, horror spoof ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, high school life, youth, danger, serial killer, teenage life, who done it, disorder, strong sexual content, law enforcement, sexual humor, high school ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Bloody Bloody Bible Camp (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1977 a group of young, horny, out of control Christians are spending a fun filled weekend at the mountain lakeside Happy Day Bible Camp. One by one these youthful sinners pay a BLOODY penance for their misdeeds. Flash forward 7 years, when ...
Style: slasher, humorous, suspenseful, rough, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, murder, danger, deadly, camp, nun, crimes, profanity, catholicism, dark humor, death, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1977
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Killer Eye (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A mad scientist's experiment goes awry, turning a homeless man's eyeball into a giant killing machine that has an insatiable appetite for young women.
Style: offbeat, rough, scary, serious, parody ...
Plot: evil alien, raped by monster, scientist, experiment gone awry, drug abuse, sexual content, disorder, looking for sex, mad scientist, gays and lesbians, deadly creature, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: suspenseful, humorous, offbeat, scary, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, voodoo, good versus evil, gang, superhero, fighting crime, mischievous children, master criminal, supernatural, crimes, rescue, master villain ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: cult film, semi serious, slasher, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Plot: island, zombie, ghost, supernatural, good versus evil, cemetery, living dead, curses spells and rituals, experiment gone awry, isolation, afterlife, leadership ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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2514
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1411
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1170
Psychos in Love (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A strip-joint owner and a manicurist find that they have many things in common, the foremost being that they are psychotic serial killers. They fall in love and are happy being the family that slays together, until one day they come up against a ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, humorous, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, dark humor, fall in love, psychotic, love affair, murderous pair, danger, investigation, violence, serial killer, cannibal ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When this year's round of unsuspecting Northerners fail to show up for their annual Guts N' Glory Jamboree, the residents of Pleasant Valley take their cannibalistic carnival on the road and head to Iowa where they encounter spoiled ...
Style: semi serious, not serious, scary, humorous, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, chaos, chaos and mayhem, college, danger, deadly, maniac, rivalry, on the road, showbiz, tv show ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rome italy, europe, iowa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
A Cadaver Christmas (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: United by terrifying and bizarre circumstances, the janitor, the drunk, the bartender, the cop, his perp, and the student security guard must fight to undo the professor's work. A dark force is at work in the cadaver lab this Christmas and this ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, scary, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, corpse, supernatural, disorder, deadly, experiment, camp, monster, graphic violence, violence, white trash, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Sorority Party Massacre (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In danger of losing his badge, a big city detective agrees to aid a small town sheriff in a routine missing persons investigation only to discover that at least one girl has gone missing in this sleepy fishing town each year for the last twenty ...
Style: slasher, sexy, suspenseful, humorous, scary ...
Plot: missing person, serial killer, crimes, danger, gory, violence spree, woman in danger, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), sorority, strong sexual content, nude girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Slaughterhouse (1987)
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: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mentally challenged, murder, dark humor, slaughterhouse, vengeance, gory, danger, deadly, buddies, rock, pig, police investigation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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2734
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1899
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4618
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, parody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, suburbs, undead, gory, supernatural, escapades, danger, deadly creature, deadly, chaos and mayhem, survival, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.5
 298
Splatter Beach (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Splatter Beach is a 2007 low-budget horror comedy film made by the prolific Polonia brothers. It was released on DVD by Camp Motion Pictures.Starring Erin Brown, Erika Smith, Alison Whitney, Brice Kennedy, Ken Van Sant and Dave Fife, Splatter Beach ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, parody, offbeat ...
Plot: beach, deadly creature, supernatural, danger, escapades, deadly, gory, chaos, terrorism, creature feature, ocean, ocean or sea ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.3
 329
Frog-g-g! (2004)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Chemical waste seeps into a small town's water supply, causing the birth of a mutant FROGGG which is instinctively driven to mate with its genetic match - human women. Sexy EPA super-agent Dr Barbara Michaels tracks the Froggg's every ...
Style: scary, semi serious, suspense, tense, offbeat ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, experiment gone awry, mutant, superhuman powers, deadly, danger, supernatural romance, chaos, society, gory, environmentalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.6
 5K
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, semi serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, ghost, vampire, supernatural ability, escapades, deadly, dangerous animal, mad scientist, danger, heroes, deadly creature, imaginary ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Return of the Living Dead: Rave to the Grave (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A college student creates and sells a drug called 'Z' on campus which resurrects the living dead, who wreak havoc at a Halloween rave.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, slasher, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rave, zombie, chaos, disorder, college life, supernatural, danger, deadly, youth, experiment gone awry, school, college ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Basket Case 2 (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Having eluded the authorities after a series of grisly murders, the pair find sanctuary at the palatial home of Granny Ruth, an eccentric philanthropist who rallies the cause of "Unique Individuals". But even amongst "friends" ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, freak, supernatural, zombie, psychopath, deadly, journalism, good versus evil, superhuman powers, monster, twins, social misfits ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, manhattan new york city, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.0
 1K
Terror Toons (2002)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, scary, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: deadly, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, siblings relations, gory, danger, deadly creature, surgery, mad scientist, when the parents are away, pink hair, superheroine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%