Movies like Hellgate

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Hellgate (1989)
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Hellgate (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A motorcycle gang kidnaps a young woman, Josie, from a diner and brutally kills her. Many years later, the girl's father finds a magic crystal that can bring the life back to dead objects. He uses it to re-animate his daughter. He lets her seduce any young man that comes to visit the small town and then kills them. Four young students, two boys and two girls spend a vacation near the town, Hellgate. They hear about the story and get involved.
Style: scary, serious
Plot: zombie, ghost, supernatural, small town, serial killer, slasher, gory, murder, motorcycle gang, teenage life, crimes, vengeance, college, youth, gang, kidnapping, afterlife, wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, legends and myths, danger, small town life, animal life, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 1950s

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Most similar movies to Hellgate

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about supernatural, deadly, danger, gory, ghost, crimes and slasher mostly in Horror and Comedy genres. Some movies like Hellgate: Spiker (2007), The Horror Show (1989), 976-Evil II (1991), Jack-O (1995), Forever Evil (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 2.2
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Spiker (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A nightmare come to life, the Spiker is a massive pink-eyed albino and a maniac killing machine whose physical endurance borders on the fantastic. He escapes from an asylum and returns to the small town he terrorized years before, where he slashed ...
Style: serious, rough, scary
Plot: serial killer, ghost, blood, sex, who done it, supernatural ability, crimes, teenage life, fugitives, small town, small town life, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Horror Show (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Detective Lucas McCarthy finally apprehends "Meat Cleaver Max" and watches the electric chair execution from the audience. But killing Max Jenke only elevated him to another level of reality. Now Lucas' family is under attack, his ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: electric chair, slasher, serial killer, psychopath, vengeance, ghost, deadly, supernatural romance, master criminal, gory, murder, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
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89%
 4.2
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976-Evil II (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After being bestowed with demonic powers following a phone call to Hell, a psychotic teacher begins a rampage of death and destruction in a small town, forcing a teen and her boyfriend to fight him off so that they can get away.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, zombie, chase, slasher, obsession, murder, telephone call, curses spells and rituals, escapades, teenage life, serial killer, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 3.3
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Jack-O (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A long long time ago a wizard was put to death, but he swore vengeance on the townsfolk that did him in, particularly Arthur Kelly's family. Arthur had done the final graces on him when he came back to life as Mr. Jack the Pumpkin Man. The ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: slasher, zombie, reincarnation, halloween, gore, rivalry, obsessive quest, supernatural ability, mysterious character, suburbs, escapades, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 4.4
 268
Forever Evil (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The sole survivor of a backwoods massacre investigates the incident with the help of a photographer and a police officer. Soon, it becomes clear that they're up against nothing less than an ancient god!
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: zombie, ghost, serial killer, supernatural, college, murder, religions or cults, rivalry, supernatural ability, escapades, crimes, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Blood Descendants (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A hundred years after being brutally murdered by the justice-seeking citizens of a small town, a supernatural killer fulfills his promise to return from the grave and seek vengeance against the descendents of the people who slaughtered him.
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: small town life, supernatural ability, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, crimes, obsessive quest, who done it, slasher, danger, murder, small town, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.0
 2K
Buried Alive (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A college prank at an abandoned house accidentally awakens a frightening spirit.
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous
Plot: slasher, prank, supernatural, gory, curses spells and rituals, murder, vengeance, college, danger, youth, haunted by the past, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.8
 497
Haunts (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman haunted by psychosexual nightmares begins to believe her father is responsible for a series of scissor-murders.
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, psychological, serious
Plot: murder, mental illness, serial killer, small town, zombie, village, repression, slasher, farm, supernatural, religions or cults, ghost ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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River of Darkness (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When brutal murdering starts in a small riverside town, the sheriff must investigate and face the horrific past.
Style: rough, bleak, suspense, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: vengeance, supernatural, deadly, rivalry, crimes, social misfits, danger, gory, small town, chaos and mayhem, sheriff, zombie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 2.2
 469
Dead Clowns (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The residents of Port Emmett prepare for a hurricane that will churn up a 50-year-old secret, awakening an army of zombie clowns. Left to die after a circus train accident, the clowns rise from their muddy graves to get revenge. The guilty can run, ...
Style: scary, serious, suspense, suspenseful, offbeat
Plot: zombie, vengeance, supernatural, gory, deadly, circus, crimes, small town, evil clown, danger, brutality, killer clown ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, rough, bleak ...
Plot: slasher, urban, deadly, gory, youth, danger, survival, psychopath, ghost, vengeance, city life, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Headless Horseman (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Seven college kids take a shortcut on their way to a party and unfortunately end up in Wormwood – a "lost" town in the middle of nowhere. They find something strange and sinister happening there – bones and weird decorations line Main ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, survival, supernatural, danger, crimes, vengeance, serial killer, legends and myths, gory, deadly, woman in danger, supernatural horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.5
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Dead Scared (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Evil Dead meets Scream as an evil professor, through an ancient staff and a book of incantation, possesses the bodies of a group of fraterity and sorority pledges during a night of "hazing" activities in an abandoned mansion. When the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, prank, college, supernatural ability, ghost, murder, gory, zombie, supernatural, serial killer, student life, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.6
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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, slasher, youth, teenage life, danger, supernatural, survival, zombie, curses spells and rituals, back from the dead, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Girls School Screamers (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Seven college girls spend the weekend at an elegant estate which begins as a fun filled adventure but ends in a nightmare of gut-wrenching terror.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, slasher, murder, college, mysterious character, student life, crimes, teenage life, who done it, youth, woman in danger, school ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.5
 353
Savage Harvest (1994)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The agony and death of the Trail of Tears. A Cherokee elder, desperate to aid his people. Demons bursting into our world to destroy the entire tribe. And a great flood that washes the evil up into our modern world. The demons await the smell of the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Plot: in the woods, wizards and magicians, kids in trouble, youth, danger, rivalry, supernatural ability, legends and myths, imaginary, forces of nature, escapades, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.4
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Dead Mary (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: During a fun-filled getaway at a remote lake, teenager Kim (Dominique Swain) and her friends unwittingly unleash a murderous spirit when they make the mistake of playing the game 'Dead Mary' in this horror story. The body count rises as ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, serious
Plot: supernatural, youth, urban legend, survival, ghost, mind game, buddies, isolation, danger, supernatural ability, slasher, zombie ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.5
 896
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: supernatural, murder, ghost, slasher, zombie, vampire, gory, deadly, obsessive quest, chaos and mayhem, dealing with death, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.3
 304
Scar (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While hiking in a remote forest, college student Zack disappears, leaving nothing but a bloody trail for his traumatized friend Tom. Now a year later and plagued by nightmares, Tom returns to the woods with Zack's girlfriend Jenny in a last ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, surprise ending
Plot: ghost, murder, amateur detective, best friends, danger, missing person, small town, mystery, crimes, in the woods, college, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
I Drink Your Blood (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A band of satanist hippies roll into a town and begin terrorizing the local folk. After raping a local girl, her grandpa goes after them, only to be beaten and forced to take LSD. His grandson then plots revenge on the satanists by feeding them meat ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, offbeat, rough ...
Plot: small town, lsd, rabies, sadism, chaos and mayhem, escapades, violence spree, deadly creature, crimes, murder, slasher, gory ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Curse of the Forty-Niner (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of friends discover gold deep inside an old mine. But by taking the gold and think they've hit it big, they awaken a long dead miner who's Hell Bent on protecting his treasure.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural, slasher, curse, ghost, danger, ghost town, gold, undead, adventure, curses spells and rituals, doctors and patients, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Slaughterhouse Massacre (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Follow the story of several attractive teenagers as they try to have a fun time in a slaughter house after dark...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, college, teenage life, uncover truth, who done it, violence spree, crimes, sport team, serial killer, supernatural, rivalry, gory ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, gory, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, vengeance, parents and children, supernatural ability, deadly, murder, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 4.8
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Devour (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Friends become increasingly addicted to a video game that has an evil agenda.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychological
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, occult, high school, teenage life, supernatural ability, obsession, deadly, gory, youth, devil ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Zombie Nation (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A psycho cop with a weakness for killing his female arrests gets what's coming to him when a pack of zombie women rise from their graves in order to get proper revenge.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, zombie, psychopath, deadly creature, supernatural ability, crimes, life is a bitch, curses spells and rituals, law enforcement, police corruption, vengeance, plague ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 2.6
 157
Blood Legend (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young witch gathers her coven to methodically fulfill her uncle's demands to help resurrect a demon lover from centuries past. Believing that she has completed her tasks she waits for the resurrection and her eternal rewards only to find ...
Style: serious, scary, surprise ending
Plot: youth, small town life, deadly, curses spells and rituals, escapades, supernatural ability, hopes, legends and myths, imaginary, vengeance, ghost, college life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.5
 474
The Dark Power (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The spirits of dead Indians are haunting a couple's house, and they call in an exorcist, whose trademark is a black whip, to get rid of them.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: supernatural, zombie, haunted house, ghost, racism, gory, deadly, americana, danger, rivalry, escapades, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Legend of Bloody Jack (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The legend of Jack The Ripper comes to real when one of his descendants revive him.
Style: scary, rough, serious
Plot: slasher, supernatural, gore, blood, forest, decapitation, murder, jack the ripper, legends and myths, danger, curses spells and rituals, city life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.0
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Mausoleum (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Traumatized by her mother's death, young Susan is becoming possessed by the same demon that possessed her mother before she died. More and more her husband and psychiatrist are noticing the strange changes
Style: scary, suspenseful, mind bending, serious
Plot: murder, crimes, violence spree, danger, afterlife, slasher, curses spells and rituals, master and servant, gory, couples, mentally unstable, deadly ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.7
 788
The Child (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A newly-hired housekeeper in a remote area is alarmed to discover that her boss's eleven-year-old daughter is using her supernatural powers to take revenge on the people she holds responsible for her mother's death, with the aid of her ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: zombie, farm, on the run, supernatural, deadly, gory, animal life, mentally unstable, religions or cults, family relations, out of the way, mental illness ...
Time: 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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