Movies like The Horror Show

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The Horror Show (1989)
 5.0
 4K
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 sanity in question, and his house haunted. Aided by a disreputable college professor, can Lucas reclaim his mind, house, and family? Features Lance Henriksen as the Lucas McCarthy and Brion James as Max Jenke. One of the few movies featuring these actors as main characters.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, odd, cult film
Plot: serial killer, female nudity, monster, haunted house, electric chair, zombie, ghost, psychopath, supernatural, murder, crimes, afterlife, master criminal, supernatural ability, vengeance, rivalry, supernatural romance, violence spree, revenge, police, family relations, mirror, supernatural power, nightmare, decapitation ...
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to The Horror Show

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and slasher films with plots about crimes, deadly, serial killer, danger, gory, rivalry and murder mostly in Horror and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Horror Show: Psycho Cop (1989), Chromeskull: Laid to Rest 2 (2011), The Evil One (2005), The Wizard of Gore (1970), Two Thousand Maniacs! (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Psycho Cop (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Officer Joe Vickers would probably make a good policeman if it weren't for his two nasty habits. Firstly, he is a devoted satanist; secondly - he likes to kill people. When he meets a group of teenagers spending their vacation in a wood hut, he ...
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, suspense, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, survival, youth, serial killer, violence, violence spree, kids in trouble, forest, police officer, maniac, supernatural being ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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100%
Chromeskull: Laid to Rest 2 (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "ChromeSkull" is the sequel to the 2009 horror hit "Laid to Rest." It brings back ChromeSkull, who barely escaped death in the first movie and is hell-bent on continuing where he left off... and forging a new path of terror and ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, scary, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, masked killer, survival, psychopath, crimes, wannabe, master criminal, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, obsession, haunted by the past, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.4
 107
The Evil One (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Chicago's Englewood is a neighborhood where death is an everyday reality, but a serial killer on the loose has raised the terror quotient tenfold with the brutality of his crimes. When a newspaper photographer uncovers evidence linking the ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: serial killer, investigation, haunted by the past, vengeance, supernatural, crimes, murder, violence spree, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), african american woman, ghost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Wizard of Gore (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A TV talk-show hostess and her boyfriend investigate a shady magician whom has the ability to hypnotize and control the thoughts of people in order to stage gory on-stage illusions using his powers of mind bending.
Style: slasher, psychological, surprise ending, serious, scary ...
Plot: magic, hypnosis, serial killer, exploitation, mutilation, burned alive, morgue, magician, zombie, cemetery, chainsaw, fire ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Two Thousand Maniacs! (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Six people are lured into a small Deep South town for a Centennial celebration where the residents proceed to kill them one by one as revenge for the town's destruction during the Civil War.
Style: slasher, scary, macabre, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, torture, murder, vengeance, maniac, exploitation, brutality, mayor, sadism, redneck, survival, violence spree ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: florida, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, college, psychopath, murder, ghost, uncover truth, youth, crimes, vengeance, teenage life, violence spree, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, dallas texas
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69%
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: serial killer, psychopath, crimes, supernatural, ghost, murder, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, deadly creature, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, college ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.2
 2K
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: slasher, surprise ending, scary, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satanism, demon, woman with a gun, teacher, supernatural being, technology, chase, supernatural, zombie, high school, obsession, murder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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: tense, rough, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, afterlife, serial killer, life is a bitch, vengeance, deadly creature, supernatural ability, rivalry, supernatural, law enforcement, psychopath, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Girls School Screamers (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 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: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, ouija board, murder, ghost, reincarnation, woman in danger, student life, college life, school, who done it, teenage life, college ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.1
 341
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: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: monster, murder, college, supernatural, zombie, serial killer, ghost, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, cons and scams, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.1
 7K
Seed (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After surviving the electric chair, convicted serial killer Max Seed is buried alive. He digs himself out of the grave and goes on a killing spree. Taking revenge on the men who put him there and random unfortunates alike.
Style: disturbing, slasher, serious, rough, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, electric chair, sadistic horror, revenge, psychopath, mind game, master criminal, murder, violence spree, false accusation, supernatural ability, death row ...
Time: 70s, year 1979
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63%
 1.8
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Severed (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A ritualistic serial killer is beheading victims all over a city, and those surrounding the case are pulled into his world as they try and stop him.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, rivalry, supernatural, psychopath, bounty hunter, crimes, law enforcement, investigation, master criminal, police investigation, private detective ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 2.5
 467
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: slasher, tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, albino, psychopath, stalking, crimes, small town, ghost, evil man, violence, cheerleader, seance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: slasher, serious, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, urban legend, serial killer, legends and myths, vengeance, survival, crimes, youth, teenage life, life is a bitch, ghost, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ 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: slasher, scary, serious, rough
Plot: supernatural, forest, decapitation, murder, psychopath, crimes, serial killer, legends and myths, city life, curses spells and rituals, ghost, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.6
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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: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, afterlife, psychopath, survival, supernatural, supernatural ability, crimes, superhuman powers, ghost, curses spells and rituals, uninvited guest, christmas ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Pumpkinhead: Ashes to Ashes (2006)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, USA, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: He threw their loved ones into a swamp. Now they want revenge... But when a demon does their dirty work, it comes at a price.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, vengeance, murder, small town, crimes, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, demon, supernatural, police, master villain ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 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: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: halloween, scarecrow, curse, supernatural ability, ghost, rivalry, zombie, small town, reincarnation, psychopath, deadly creature, serial killer ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.1
 3K
Death Spa (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Michael's health club is beseiged with a series of terrible murders involving killer saunas and other grisly devices. Michael's wife killed herself a while before and her brother holds Michael responsible. Michael needs to stop the ...
Style: slasher, scary, psychological, serious, rough ...
Plot: spa, murder, female nudity, mass murder, person on fire, bodily dismemberment, blindness, loss of sister, suicide, aerobics, brother in law brother in law relationship, serial killer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Wrestlemaniac (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: On their way to Caba San Lucas, the cast and crew of a low-budget film get lost and come upon "La Sangre De Dios", a ghost town with a spine-tingling legend about an insane Mexican wrestler. One by one, the cast and crew are snatched, ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, rough, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, rivalry, psychopath, deadly creature, ghost, obsessive quest, survival, supernatural, filmmaking, vengeance, dangerous animal, massacre ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, slasher, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: curse, supernatural, ghost, mine, gold, curses spells and rituals, undead, serial killer, adventure, ghost town, empire, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Orphan Killer (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The Orphan Killer is a tour de force murder flick that defies classification. It goes far beyond current trends in gore and breaks open a new suffering genre of horror. Marcus Miller is a serial murderer hellbent on teaching his estranged sister ...
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, serial killer, vengeance, siblings relations, haunted by the past, family relations, orphan, crimes, church, violence, nun ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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, bloody, suspense, psychological, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, brother sister incest, demonic possession, parents and children, murder, supernatural ability, suburbs ...
Time: 90s, year 1992, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.6
 2K
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 ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: diner, zombie, ghost, supernatural, small town, waitress, strangulation, female nudity, characters killed one by one, sex scene, ghost town, murder ...
Time: 80s, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.5
 952
Offerings (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ten years after he was pushed down a well, a young man kills off the neighborhood bullies who tormented him and leaves their body parts as presents for the one girl who was kind to him.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental institution, serial killer, teenager, revenge, pizza, escape, parents and children, cons and scams, vengeance, friendship, psychopath, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.0
 148
Disturbed (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The quiet town of Quartz Hill is about to experience the worst night of the town's history. A notorious killer has escaped from death row with one thought on his mind. Revenge.
Style: psychological, slasher, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, vengeance, psychopath, rivalry, crimes, stalking, murder, rape, graphic violence, criminal's revenge, mentally unstable, fugitives ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.0
 7K
Blood Feast (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: In the sleepy suburbs of Miami, seemingly normal Egyptian immigrant Fuad Ramses (Mal Arnold) runs a successful catering business. He also murders young women and plans to use their body parts to revive the goddess Ishtar. The insane Ramses ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, scary, bloody, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, supernatural, zombie, brutality, violence, exploitation, visceral, human sacrifice, psycho killer, psychopath, woman in danger ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: miami, egypt, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.1
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Knock Knock (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Knock Knock is a horror film that combines fear with revenge, hate with justice and responsibility with sacrifice. The bible says an "Eye for an Eye." Rico was just a big fun loving son of a hard working neighborhood business man. The ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, small town, vengeance, who done it, investigation, mortician, crimes, rivalry, empire, high school, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
 24K
Pumpkinhead (1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A man conjures up a gigantic vengeance demon called Pumpkinhead to destroy the teenagers who accidentally killed his son.
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, vengeance, supernatural, monster, murder, revenge, witch, pumpkin, father son relationship, halloween, visceral, death in the family ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%