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Nightmare Castle (1965)
 5.7
 2K
Nightmare Castle (1965)
Original name: Amanti d'oltretomba
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman and her lover are tortured and killed by her sadistic husband. The pair return from the grave to seek vengeance.
Style: gothic horror, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, gothic, scary, serious, slasher, psychotronic
Plot: ghost, supernatural, murder, rivalry, infidelity, mad scientist, possessed woman, obsession, vengeance, experiment gone awry, haunted by the past, sibling relationship, love triangle, adultery, serial killer, bondage, mentally unstable, psychopath, twins, crimes, supernatural ability, disorder, horse, drugs, killer ...
Time: 60s

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Most similar movies to Nightmare Castle

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and psychotronic films with plots about supernatural, danger, deadly, murder, rivalry, vengeance and ghost mostly in Horror, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Nightmare Castle: Castle of Blood (1964), Asylum (1972), Two Evil Eyes (1990), The House by the Cemetery (1981), The Black Cat (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Castle of Blood (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A writer accepts a wager that he cannot spend the night alone in a haunted castle on All Soul's Eve. Once night falls at the castle, several who had been murdered therein return to life, reliving their deaths and seeking to kill the writer for ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic, scary, tense, serious ...
Plot: ghost, nudity (full frontal - brief), bet, vampire, castle, haunted house, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, anniversary, escapades, supernatural, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 7K
Asylum (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young psychiatrist applies for a job at a mental asylum, and must pass a test by interviewing four patients. He must figure out which of the patients, is in fact, the doctor that he would be replacing if hired.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: mental institution, objects come to life, murder, supernatural, serial killer, investigation, mad scientist, mind game, vengeance, missing person, haunted by the past, mystery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Two Evil Eyes (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two horror segments based on Edgar Allan Poe stories set in and around the city of Pittsburgh. "The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar" concerns a cheating wife who is trying to scam her dying husband out of millions by having her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, stylized, rough, realistic ...
Plot: zombie, hypnosis, murder, greed, investigation, rivalry, ghost, cat, photographer, hallucination, nightmare, bdsm ...
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: pittsburgh, america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The House by the Cemetery (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A deranged killer lives in the basement of an old mansion and pops out occasionally to commit grisly murders that include be-headings.
Style: suspenseful, psychotronic, scary, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, zombie, supernatural, mad scientist, psychopath, vengeance, family in danger, haunted by the past, ghost, insanity, serial killer, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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, mind bending, serious, psychological, scary ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, murder, village, black cat, investigation, mind game, mysterious character, mystery, uncover truth, supernatural ability, dangerous animal ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.9
 4K
Baron Blood (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, West Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man, Peter, returns to Austria in search of his heritage. There he visits the castle of an ancestor, a sadistic Baron who was cursed to a violent death by a witch whom the Baron had burned at the stake. Peter reads aloud the incantation that ...
Style: gothic horror, scary, rough, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, ghost, good versus evil, chase, hotel, murder, investigation, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 15th century, 70s
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.4
 39K
The Haunting (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dr. Markway, doing research to prove the existence of ghosts, investigates Hill House, a large, eerie mansion with a lurid history of violent death and insanity.
Style: gothic horror, suspenseful, scary, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, obsession, old dark house, ghost, disappearance, haunted by the past, mystery, mysterious character, investigation, curses spells and rituals, mentally unstable ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 60s, 19th century, 1870s
Place: new england, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Beyond the Door II (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A couple is terrorized in their new house haunted by the vengeful ghost of the woman's former husband who possesses her young son.
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, surreal ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, vengeance, losing-it hero, mysterious character, parents and children, haunted by the past, supernatural, family relations, addiction, mental illness, supernatural power ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Lust for a Vampire (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In 1830, the Karnstein heirs use the blood of an innocent to bring forth the evil that is the beautiful Mircalla - or as she was in 1710, Carmilla. The nearby Finishing School offers rich pickings not only in in the blood of nubile young ladies but ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, gothic horror, gothic ...
Plot: vampire, mysterious character, serial killer, village, mystery, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, supernatural, fall in love, curse, crimes, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 19th century, 15th century, 1830s ...
Place: europe, austria, england, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Pit and the Pendulum (1961)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Francis Barnard goes to Spain, when he hears his sister Elizabeth has died. Her husband Nicholas Medina, the son of the most brutal torturer of the Spanish Inquisition, tells him she has died of a blood disease, but Francis finds this hard to ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: spanish inquisition, castle, insanity, buried alive, investigation, vengeance, religions or cults, crimes, haunted by the past, dishonesty, hidden identity, conspiracy ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century, 16th century, 14th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.0
 12K
Black Sabbath (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three short tales of supernatural horror. In “The Telephone,” a woman is plagued by threatening phone calls. In "The Wurdalak,” a family is preyed upon by vampiric monsters. In “The Drop of Water,” a deceased medium wreaks havoc on ...
Style: gothic, scary, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, ghost, vampire, afterlife, family in danger, destiny, woman in danger, supernatural, vengeance, good versus evil, strangulation, nurse ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: russia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Lady Frankenstein (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Dr. Frankensteins' daughter, who is in love with the aging lab assistant Marshall, continues with her fathers experiments and attempts to transplant Marshall's brain into a new body to prolong his life.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: transplant, femme fatale, mad scientist, laboratory, disorder, medical school, mutant, manipulation, mentally challenged, deadly creature, rivalry, supernatural ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Tomie: Re-birth (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Young art student Hideo paints an unnerving portrait of Tomie, who whispers that she loves him. Inexplicably, he reacts by stabbing her to death with a painting trowel. Two friends, Takumi and Shunichi, arrive on the scene and help him dispose of ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: murder, vengeance, afterlife, supernatural, ghost, investigation, crimes, law enforcement, mind game, reincarnation, insanity, back from the dead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.5
 21K
Inferno (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young man returns from Rome to his sister's satanic New York apartment house.
Style: dark, psychological, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Plot: supernatural, witch, riddles and clues, amateur detective, mystery, supernatural ability, woman in danger, siblings relations, murder, death, college, serial killer ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: rome italy, new york, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.3
 988
Dominique (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The wife of a greedy man comes back to haunt him after he scares her to death in this horror-thriller. He is after her money and must try several times before he finally succeeds. Because she is mentally exhausted from being frightened all the time, ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: ghost, suicide, last will and testament, notary, haunted by the past, vengeance, mind game, supernatural ability, crimes, supernatural, intrigue, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, year 1977
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.6
 22K
The Beyond (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young woman inherits an old hotel in Louisiana where after a series of supernatural 'accidents', she learns that the building was built over one of the entrances to Hell.
Style: scary, gothic, gloomy, bleak, rough ...
Plot: ghost, zombie, hotel, supernatural, murder, warlock, afterlife, survival, blindness, mutilation, morgue, haunted house ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Beyond the Darkness (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young rich orphan loses his fiancée to voodoo doll mischief on the part of his housekeeper who is jealous of his attentions. He digs his girlfriend up, cleans her out, stuffs her, and puts her in bed at the mansion. Following this, he tries out ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, serious, scary, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, murder, necrophilia, serial killer, psychopath, death, torture, anthropophagus, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.4
 20K
Darkness (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A teenage girl moves into a remote countryside house with her family, only to discover that their gloomy new home has a horrifying past that threatens to destroy the family.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, gothic, atmospheric ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, solar eclipse, afterlife, supernatural ability, psychopath, supernatural, haunted by the past, uncover truth, mystery, vengeance, family ...
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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The Haunted Palace (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A warlock burned at the stake comes back and takes over the body of his great grandson to take his revenge on the descendents of the villages that burned him.
Style: gothic horror, gothic, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: burned alive, dungeon, afterlife, curse, ghost, monster, mutant, village, murder, mansion, supernatural ability, dealing with death ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Devil Witch (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Caroll Baker stars in this psychedelic shocker about a mysterious witch who casts a spell over attractive, youthful fashion photographer Valentina Rosselli (Isabelle De Funes). Thrust into a world of sadism, Valentina must figure out whether the ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, curse, woman in danger, witch, photographer, mystery, forest, mysterious character, supernatural ability, psychopath, captivity, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, rome italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.4
 857
3 A.M. 3D (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Thailand
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Thailand's latest horror omnibus is made up of three chilling stories. Two sisters who own a wig shop are haunted by a female ghost whose hair were made into one of the wigs on sale. A funeral home employee falls in love with a female corpse ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, office, store, murder, violence, survival, multiple storylines, graphic violence, sister sister relationship, villainess, accidental death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Phantom of the Opera (1998)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Gory remake of the Gaston Leroux classic story, only this time, the phantom is not disfigured, but a man who was raised by rats deep under the Paris Opera House.
Style: gothic, serious, emotional, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: obsessive love, murder, obsession, police protection, secret passageway, police shootout, opera, paranormal phenomena, dark killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), theater, woman in danger ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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, supernatural ability, parents and children, murder, suburbs, vengeance, psychopath, mentally unstable ...
Time: 90s, year 1992, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Dracula: Prince of Darkness (1966)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Whilst vacationing in the Carpathian Mountain, two couples stumble across the remains of Count Dracula's castle. The Count's trusted servant kills one of the men, suspending the body over the Count's ashes so that the blood drips from ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: vampire, good versus evil, woman in danger, crucifix, stalking, vengeance, zombie, supernatural, supernatural ability, escapades, obsessive quest, hidden identity ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Oblong Box (1969)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Aristocrat Julian Markham keeps his disfigured brother, Sir Edward, locked in a tower of his house. Occasionaly Sir Edward escapes and causes havoc around the town.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, bleak, scary ...
Plot: vengeance, obsession, buried alive, crimes, supernatural, curse, murder, brother brother relationship, disfigurement, monster, murderer, witch doctor ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s, year 1865
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, small town, ghost, demon, rivalry, vengeance, crimes, escapades, shopping mall, curses spells and rituals, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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: slasher, serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Plot: crimes, supernatural, ghost, psychopath, murder, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, deadly creature, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, serial killer, college ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Vault of Horror (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The sequel to Tales from the Crypt. Five strangers trapped in a basement vault converse about their recurring nightmares. Their stories include vampires, bodily dismemberment, east Indian mysticism, an insurance scam, and an artist who kills by ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: storage unit, vampire, supernatural, serial killer, murder, painting, dismemberment, scam, magician, insurance, mysterious character, femme fatale ...
Time: 70s
Place: haiti, india, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Evil of Frankenstein (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Once hounded from his castle by outraged villagers for creating a monstrous living being, Baron Frankenstein returns to Karlstaad. High in the mountains they stumble on the body of the creature, perfectly preserved in the ice. He is brought back to ...
Style: gothic, scary, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, mad scientist, reanimation, hypnosis, laboratory, experiment, castle, blackmail, creature, revenge, experiment gone awry, chaos ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Horror Rises from the Tomb (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In Medieval France a warlock is be-headed and his wife tortured and executed. Hundreds of years later an isolated group of people discover his head buried on their property. Soon it comes back to life, possessing people and using them to commit ...
Style: gothic horror, suspenseful, serious, slasher, scary ...
Plot: ghost, murder, zombie, seance, witchcraft, vigilante, death, revenge, occult, decapitation, human becoming an animal, ocean ...
Time: middle ages, 70s, 15th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%