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It's Alive (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Heavily pregnant Lenore Davis tells her husband, Frank, that she is in labor. They leave their eleven year-old son Chris with their friend Charley and they head to the Community Hospital. Lenore feels that something is wrong and delivers a monster that kills the team in the delivery room and escapes through a skylight. Lieutenant Perkins comes to the hospital to investigate the murder and the press divulges the identity of the parents. Frank discovers a dark secret about Lenore and the baby.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, cliffhanger, ambiguous ending, surprise ending, bloody, tense, suspense ...
Plot: hospital, pregnant, mutant, baby, murder, gory, investigation, pregnancy, deadly creature, slasher, mischievous children, devil, serial killer, isolation, apocalypse, experiment gone awry, supernatural, family in danger, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, babies and infants, vampire, rescue ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, santa monica california, seattle washington

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Most similar movies to It's Alive

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about deadly, danger, gory, murder, crimes, blood and supernatural mostly in Horror and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like It's Alive: It Lives Again (1978), Horror High (1973), The Boogens (1981), Blood Feast (1963), Absurd (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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It Lives Again (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The monster child returns - but now there are three!
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough
Plot: mutant, monster, baby, murder, gory, deadly creature, slasher, supernatural ability, investigation, family in danger, psychopath, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
It's Alive III: Island of the Alive (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The mutant babies have been placed by court order on a deserted island. Appalled by the cynicism and exploitation of the children by the legal system and the media, the man responsible for them leads an expedition to the island to free them.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, tense ...
Plot: island, mutant, deadly creature, supernatural ability, gory, mind game, survival, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, isolation, murder, plague ...
Time: 80s
Place: cuba, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.1
 684
Horror High (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A nerdy high school super whiz experiments with a chemical which will transform his guinea pig "Mr. Mumps" from a gentle pet into a ravenous monster. In a fit of rage against his tormentors at the high school, Vernon Potts goes on a ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, exciting
Plot: high school, school, slasher, investigation, murder, rivalry, mad scientist, gory, college, prank, teachers and students, college life ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 2K
The Boogens (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Otherworldly creatures inhabit the bootleg tunnels underneath a small town mining community, and they kill any of the townsfolk who invade their home.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: danger, gory, supernatural, deadly creature, deadly, abandoned mine, escapades, experiment gone awry, social relations, tentacle, dynamite, heist ...
Time: 80s
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 5.1
 5K
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: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, sinister ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, gory, murder, slasher, psychopath, zombie, investigation, vengeance, supernatural ability, suburbs, good versus evil, supernatural ...
Time: 60s
Place: florida, miami, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.4
 2K
Absurd (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man has been driven insane by church-sanctioned scientific experimentation which also causes him to be nearly impossible to kill. He is pursued to America by a priest where he embarks upon a killing spree while the priest tries to hunt him down ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, suspense
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, psycho killer, monster, death, sadism, priest, cannibal, slasher, gory, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.7
 674
Blood and Lace (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After her prostitute mother and her john are beaten to death while they are asleep in bed, teen-aged Ellie Masters is sent to an isolated orphanage...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, rough
Plot: prostitute, serial killer, orphanage, slasher, murder, psychopath, orphan, investigation, mentally challenged, hollywood, proto-slasher, hotel ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After picking up a traumatized young hitchhiker, five friends find themselves stalked and hunted by a deformed chainsaw-wielding killer and his family of equally psychopathic killers.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, gore, violence, blood, hitchhiker, torture, psychopath, chainsaw, gory, family ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: mexico, texas, latin america, usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Baby Blood (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A parasite crawls into the uterus of an abused woman (Yanka) and begins to demands human blood.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, disturbing
Plot: murder, pregnancy, babies and infants, gory, vampire, zombie, danger, deadly, supernatural, deadly creature, feminism, mutant ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Black Christmas (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An escaped maniac returns to his childhood home on Christmas Eve, which is now a sorority house, and begins to murder the sorority sisters one by one. A remake of the 1974 horror movie, Black Christmas.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: christmas, serial killer, psychopath, slasher, murder, holiday, hospital, dysfunctional family, gory, danger, violence, stalking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.8
 2K
It Waits (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A lone female park ranger tries to track down a vicious creature killing various people and terrorizing her at a remote national park.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary
Plot: supernatural, forest, creature, monster, deadly creature, gory, wilderness, serial killer, forest ranger, slasher, survival, murder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.8
 2K
Hemoglobin (1997)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man with an unknown disease travels to an island with his girlfriend where his relatives once lived, hoping to find a cure to his illness. While it was thought that his relatives were all dead he actually finds them to be living underground. ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: island, mutant, haunted by the past, incest, cannibal, murder, lighthouse, danger, deadly creature, isolation, gory, mutation ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.5
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It's Alive (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: It's Alive is a modern remake of the classic 1970s horror film. When a young woman learns that she's pregnant, she leaves graduate school to set up a home with her boyfriend in the country. The fate of the happy new family takes a gruesome ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, remake of american film
Plot: baby, monster, pregnancy, mutant, babies and infants, gory, mischievous children, supernatural ability, danger, deadly, supernatural, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Sorority House Massacre (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A little girl's brother kills the whole family but her (she escapes by hiding in the basement). He is committed, and she grows up with a new family, eventually going to college, where she joins a sorority. Due to a memory block, she ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, college, knife murder, murder, sorority, hospital, hiding, escaped mental patient, serial killer, gory, psychic power, mental institution ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.4
 2K
Blood Ranch (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four college students and an Iraq War vet, lost on a desert highway, encounter a terrified young woman with a black van on her trail. They survive the ensuing chase but their car doesn't, forcing them to seek help at a nearby ranch. Only when ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary
Plot: deadly creature, gory, serial killer, desert, slasher, mind game, survival, isolation, murder, who done it, woman in danger, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Unhinged (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: College students, Terry, Nancy and Gloria are on their way to a rock concert, driving through a torrential rainstorm...only to crash their car, badly injuring one of them. Seeking shelter and aid they come across a house occupied by a man-hating ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, psychopath, mystery killer, serial killer, secret, stalker, violence, gore, voyeur, blood, voyeurism ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Cannibal Campout (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four teenagers on an outing in the woods are attacked by a trio of mutant cannibals.
Style: serious, rough, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, youth, mutant, babies and infants, gory, serial killer, in the woods, stalking, survival, farm, college ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Friday the 13th (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ignoring the warnings of the locals, a group of teenage camp counselors takes on the job of reopening Camp Crystal Lake — on Friday the 13th no less, and raise the ire of Jason Voorhees, a masked, homicidal maniac.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, exciting, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: psychopath, slasher, danger, in the woods, serial killer, back from the dead, death, murder, gory, camp counselor, vengeance, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dream demon Freddy Krueger is resurrected from his apparent demise, and rapidly tracks down and kills the remainder of the Elm Street kids. However, Kristen, who can draw others into her dreams, wills her special ability to her friend Alice. Alice ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: supernatural, slasher, high school, martial arts, serial killer, murder, nightmare, dream, resurrection, disfigurement, gory, child killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, midwest, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.8
 3K
Nightmare (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A drug-treated schizophrenic plagued by horrible nightmares escapes from the hospital and goes on a killing spree.
Style: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Plot: slasher, murder, knife murder, serial killer, gore, violence, nightmare, psychopath, stalking, gory, family in danger, crimes ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: florida, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.6
 60K
Halloween II (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After failing to kill stubborn survivor Laurie and taking a bullet or six from former psychiatrist Dr. Sam Loomis, Michael Myers has followed Laurie to the Haddonfield Memorial Hospital, where she's been admitted for Myers' attempt on her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, serial killer, slasher, knife murder, murder, mask, sheriff, small town, gory, stalking, obsession, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1978
Place: illinois, usa, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.8
 33K
Inside (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Four months after the death of her husband, a woman on the brink of motherhood is tormented in her home by a strange woman who wants her unborn baby.
Style: disturbing, suspense, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: gore, murder, baby, gory, pregnancy, female killer, cat, photographer, mysterious character, woman in danger, pregnant woman, french ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.0
 4K
Scary or Die (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The creation of filmmaker Michael Emanuel, SCARY OR DIE tells five interwoven horror stories that take place in and around the “City of Angles”. A flesh-eating clown desperately trying to protect the person he craves the most; a dirty cop and a ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: murder, gory, vampire, zombie, crimes, danger, deadly, family in danger, supernatural, anthology, death, writing in blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 20K
Sleepaway Camp (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Slightly disturbed and painfully shy Angela Baker is sent away to summer camp with her cousin. Not long after Angela's arrival, things start to go horribly wrong for anyone with sinister or less than honorable intentions.
Style: disturbing, scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, summer camp, psychopath, teenage life, crimes, knife murder, mystery killer, danger, youth, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Don't Go in the Woods (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Four backpackers decide to take a hike in the mountains of Utah. But within the woods lurks a killer. But who...or what...is it? The lazy local sheriff blames bears. But the escalating body count seems to point to a human killer. Ignoring the ...
Style: offbeat, serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, violence, stalking, vengeance, murder, psychopath, danger, gory, dangerous animal, wilderness, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.3
 4K
Boo (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The friends Emmett, Freddy, Marie, Kevin and his reluctant girlfriend Jessie decide to spend the Halloween night in an abandoned hospital. Meanwhile, the younger Allan meets the old friend of his father Arlo Ray Baines and asks him to help to find ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mysterious character, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, psychopath, danger, youth, ghost, hospital, mental institution, teenage life, college, gory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.6
 26K
The Howling (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a bizarre and near fatal encounter with a serial killer, a newswoman is sent to a rehabilitation center whose inhabitants may not be what they seem.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, werewolf, dangerous animal, murder, female werewolf, psychiatrist, adultery, hunting, cabin, secret society, danger, gory ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 3.4
 393
Blood Cult (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Female students on a college campus are being killed and their body parts used for blood sacrifices.
Style: serious, rough, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, school, college, murder, serial killer, gory, cult, curses spells and rituals, student life, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: oklahoma, usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Scream Bloody Murder (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A disturbed boy kills his father with his farm tractor and his arm is mangled in the process. He's taken to a mental hospital where he's outfitted with a hook to replace his lost hand and, years later, he's eventually released from ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, offbeat, rough ...
Plot: slasher, mental illness, tractor, dismemberment, prostitute, murder, psychopath, crimes, gory, hospital, mental institution, deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.9
 457
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: serious, suspenseful, psychological, scary, atmospheric
Plot: murder, slasher, small town, village, farm, supernatural, serial killer, zombie, mental illness, repression, gory, nightmare ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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