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Hellgate (1989)
 3.5
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Hellgate (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: 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, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, ghost, supernatural, small town, serial killer, slasher, gory, murder, motorcycle gang, diner, teenage life, crimes, vengeance, college, youth, gang, kidnapping, afterlife, wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, legends and myths, danger, small town life, animal life, deadly ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 1950s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about deadly, supernatural, crimes, danger, ghost, gory and murder mostly in Horror and Comedy genres. Some movies like Hellgate: Blood Descendants (2007), 976-Evil II (1991), Spiker (2007), The Horror Show (1989), Jack-O (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: suspenseful, serious, bleak, scary
Plot: supernatural, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, psychopath, murder, crimes, deadly, danger, ghost, obsessive quest, slasher, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.3
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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: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, supernatural, zombie, slasher, obsession, murder, chase, telephone call, curses spells and rituals, youth, danger, investigation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 2.2
 398
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: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, psychopath, danger, deadly, stalking, crimes, small town, murder, evil man, ghost, albino ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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, scary, suspenseful, cult film
Plot: slasher, serial killer, electric chair, supernatural romance, psychopath, vengeance, rivalry, zombie, ghost, supernatural ability, violence spree, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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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, psychotronic
Plot: slasher, reincarnation, ghost, zombie, rivalry, supernatural ability, small town, halloween, gore, youth, danger, afterlife ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: college, slasher, gory, murder, psychopath, uncover truth, crimes, youth, ghost, violence spree, teenage life, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.4
 278
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: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: murder, serial killer, ghost, zombie, supernatural, college, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, crimes, supernatural ability, escapades, mystery ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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, suspenseful, bleak, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, slasher, youth, danger, deadly, vengeance, crimes, survival, legends and myths, supernatural, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Witchouse II: Blood Coven (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When an old house in a small town is razed to make way for a shopping mall, the crew unearths four unmarked graves. A professor from a nearby university is asked to find out who the bodies are, but when she and her students arrive in town and begin ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, murder, small town, demon, danger, vengeance, crimes, escapades, rivalry, deadly, shopping mall ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 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: suspenseful, scary, humorous, semi serious
Plot: slasher, prank, gory, curses spells and rituals, murder, supernatural, haunted by the past, college, deadly, danger, youth, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.4
 573
A Dead Calling (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young television reporter (or "investigative journalist") is attacked in her home, leading to her boyfriend being murdered. Six months later she returns to work in a smaller town, and stumbles across a house full of ghosts trying to call ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural, crimes, supernatural ability, danger, deadly, murder, terrorism, family problems, small town life, small town, journalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: supernatural, slasher, decapitation, murder, forest, blood, danger, psychopath, imaginary, crimes, serial killer, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.8
 521
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: psychological, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: murder, mental illness, serial killer, small town, slasher, repression, supernatural, village, zombie, farm, village life, religions or cults ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.3
 305
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: serious, scary, suspenseful, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: murder, small town, investigation, serial killer, missing person, mystery, crimes, amateur detective, gory, deadly, danger, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 2.6
 158
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: scary, serious, surprise ending
Plot: vengeance, deadly, supernatural, supernatural ability, escapades, danger, school, ghost, imaginary, hopes, rivalry, prank ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, serious ...
Plot: vengeance, supernatural, social misfits, crimes, gory, deadly, rivalry, danger, small town, chaos and mayhem, sheriff, lake or river ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.2
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Wishcraft (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Life is about to change for Brett Bumpers, Martin Van Buren High School's resident brain. Socially inept and head over heels in love with Samantha the school beauty. Brett receives a mysterious package, a talisman, and the power to make three ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, dead teenager, high school, supernatural, teenage life, supernatural ability, wish come true, slasher, fall in love, youth, deadly, gory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.6
 9K
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, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: voodoo, swamp, youth, slasher, danger, teenage life, back from the dead, survival, zombie, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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, serious, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, murder, slasher, investigation, crimes, mysterious character, teenage life, danger, woman in danger, youth, psychopath, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 2.2
 475
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, supernatural, vengeance, gory, deadly, crimes, small town, circus, evil clown, killer clown, danger, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.6
 1K
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, ghost, supernatural, murder, slasher, psychopath, vengeance, obsessive quest, crimes, escapades, dealing with death, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.7
 553
Home Sick (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A maniac with a suitcase full of razorblades unleashes a super human killer upon a group of kids in a small Alabama town. They must take up arms with a insane Chili enthusiast if they want to survive.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, mumblecore ...
Plot: psychopath, slasher, serial killer, survival, afterlife, ghost, danger, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, crimes, supernatural, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.4
 2K
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, psychopath, survival, ghost, buddies, mind game, supernatural ability, isolation, danger, slasher ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: supernatural, survival, ghost, danger, crimes, vengeance, gory, deadly, serial killer, legends and myths, woman in danger, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: rough, suspenseful, tense, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, zombie, life is a bitch, afterlife, vengeance, rivalry, destiny, supernatural ability, deadly creature, law enforcement, deadly, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.5
 2K
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, suspense, bleak, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, serial killer, supernatural, murder, supernatural ability, gory, survival, slasher, deadly, psychopath, youth, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Trapped Ashes (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Trapped in a house of horror, seven people discover that the only way they'll get out alive is to tell their scariest stories, setting the stage for five tales from directors Ken Russell, Sean S. Cunningham, Joe Dante, Monte Hellman and John ...
Style: anthology, suspenseful, rough, serious, scary
Plot: vampire, ghost, tour guide, captivity, supernatural, afterlife, danger, slasher, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, zombie, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, curse, slasher, ghost, danger, ghost town, mine, gold, undead, adventure, doctors and patients, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.4
 362
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, rough, serious
Plot: mentally unstable, small town, imaginary, supernatural ability, deadly creature, escapades, in the woods, youth, danger, slasher, vengeance, buddies ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, offbeat, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: small town, rabies, lsd, sadism, social relations, supernatural, chaos, escapades, crimes, violence spree, leadership, deadly ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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