Movies like The Lair of the White Worm

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The Lair of the White Worm (1988)
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The Lair of the White Worm (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a remote corner of England's Peak District, a mysterious skull is unearthed. But even weirder is that Lady Sylvia steals the skull for use in worshiping - very erotically - her pagan god, The White Worm, who hungers for the taste of virginal flesh.
Style: dark humor, gothic, scary, psychedelic, surreal, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, cult film, surprise ending ...
Plot: vampire, archaeologist, cult, human sacrifice, worm, supernatural, temple, dangerous attraction, deadly creature, surrealism, transformation, monster, curses spells and rituals, investigation, obsession, rape, nun, virgin, paganism, snake charmer, male virgin, supernatural ability, legends and myths, obsessive quest, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england

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Most similar movies to The Lair of the White Worm

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, cult film, dark humor and suspenseful films with plots about deadly, blood, gory, supernatural, transformation, death and danger mostly in Horror, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Lair of the White Worm: Vampire's Kiss (1988), The Wicker Man (1973), The Fearless Vampire Killers (1967), Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992), Brain Damage (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.0
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Vampire's Kiss (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A publishing executive is visited and bitten by a vampire and starts exhibiting erratic behavior. He pushes his secretary to extremes as he tries to come to terms with his affliction. The vampire continues to visit and drink his blood, and as his ...
Style: surreal, suspenseful, absurd, psychological, macabre ...
Plot: vampire, insanity, mental illness, supernatural, imaginary, hallucination, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, losing-it hero, delusion, bite, psychology ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
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100%
 7.5
 64K
The Wicker Man (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Police sergeant Neil Howie is called to an island village in search of a missing girl whom the locals claim never existed. Stranger still, however, are the rituals that take place there.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, cult film, christian film ...
Plot: cult, virgin, ritual, island, investigation, trap, paganism, disappearance, society, mystery, missing person, amateur detective ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: scotland, europe
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100%
The Fearless Vampire Killers (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A noted professor and his dim-witted apprentice fall prey to their inquiring vampires, while on the trail of the ominous damsel in distress.
Style: humorous, gothic, scary, not serious, cult film ...
Plot: vampire, countryside, parody, supernatural, nothing goes right, imaginary, crimes, danger, deadly, goofy hero, rescue, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, transylvania, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: When Dracula leaves the captive Jonathan Harker and Transylvania for London in search of Mina Harker -- the spitting image of Dracula's long-dead wife, Elisabeta -- obsessed vampire hunter Dr. Van Helsing sets out to end the madness.
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, captivating, dark ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, dark fantasy, dangerous attraction, legends and myths, supernatural romance, supernatural, vampire human love, beast, chase, immortality, love and romance, love affair ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 15th century, victorian england, victorian era ...
Place: transylvania, england, london, europe, romania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 6.6
 9K
Brain Damage (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A normal, average guy who lives in New York City becomes dependent on an evil, disembodied brain.
Style: dark humor, surreal, semi serious, scary, humorous ...
Plot: addiction, parasite, hallucination, brain, drug abuse, monster, junkyard, surrealism, murder, body horror, brother brother relationship, brain damage ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 10K
Waxwork (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, UK, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Wealthy slacker college student Mark, his new girlfriend Sarah, and their friends are invited to a special showing at a mysterious wax museum which displays 18 of the most evil men of all time. After his ex-girlfriend and another friend disappear, ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, wax museum, transformation, deal with the devil, occult, haunted house, museum, supernatural, vampire, midget, youth, deadly creature ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
What We Do in the Shadows (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Vampire housemates try to cope with the complexities of modern life and show a newly turned hipster some of the perks of being undead.
Style: dark humor, absurd, gothic, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, goth, friendship, parody, werewolf, immortality, blood, social misfits, buddies, supernatural, roommate, reality tv ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1978
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Monster Club (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A writer of horror stories is invited to a "monster club" by a mysterious old gentleman. There, three gruesome stories are told to him; between each story some musicians play their songs. In the end, it's recognized he's the ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, gothic, anthology, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, ghost, supernatural, deadly creature, danger, afterlife, heroic mission, rescue, fall in love, filmmaking, nightlife, writer's life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Computer Killers (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Following his forced retirement from an appalling rock band, Jason decides to vacation at Brittlehouse Manor, a health farm run by the leather-gloved, ex-Nazi scientist Dr. Storm. Along the way, Jason meets Judy, also on her way to Brittlehouse ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, scary, humorous, biting ...
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, survival, hospital, violence, mind control, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, mental illness, on the run, laboratory ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.6
 861
Chastity Bites (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Serial killer Countess Elizabeth Bathory believed that bathing in virgin blood would keep her young and beautiful forever. Still alive today, she's found a perfect hunting ground for her "botox" as an abstinence educator in ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic, dark humor
Plot: serial killer, high school, feminism, teenager, blood, curses spells and rituals, deadly, woman in danger, danger, journalism, time travel, eternal youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 16th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Bordello of Blood (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Private eye Rafe Guttman is hired by repressed, born-again Katherine to find her missing bad-boy brother. The trail leads him to a whorehouse run by a thousand-year-old vampire and secretly backed by Katherine's boss, televangelist Jimmy ...
Style: dark humor, scary, humorous, sexy, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, femme fatale, private detective, prostitute, brothel, danger, dangerous attraction, rivalry, supernatural, afterlife, missing person, televangelist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.5
 89K
Braindead (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a Sumatran rat-monkey bites Lionel Cosgrove's mother, she's transformed into a zombie and begins killing (and transforming) the entire town while Lionel races to keep things under control.
Style: humorous, dark humor, surreal, cult film, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, back from the dead, cannibalism, reanimation, gory, monster, deadly creature, deadly, danger, supernatural, mad, brutality ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, 1990s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.5
 4K
Frostbitten (2006)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: Sweden, Russia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Vampires terrorize a city in Norrbotten, Sweden.
Style: suspenseful, scary, gothic, dark humor, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, small town, virus, transformation, teenager, party, deadly, danger, supernatural, chaos, deadly creature, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: sweden, ukraine, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 5K
Vamp (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two fraternity pledges go to a sleazy bar looking for strippers to entertain their college friends.
Style: scary, dark humor, humorous, atmospheric, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, fraternity, supernatural, violence, dangerous attraction, slasher, supernatural ability, deadly, misfit, gang, ghost, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.7
 16K
Zombeavers (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: College friends find their weekend of sex and debauchery ruined when deadly zombie beavers swarm their riverside cabin.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, bloody, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, beaver, mutant, gory, deadly creature, danger, lake or river, blood, death, monster, parody, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.8
 22K
Leprechaun (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A horrific Leprechaun goes on a rampage after his precious bag of gold coins is stolen. He uses all of his magical destructive powers to trick, terrorize and kill anyone who is unlucky enough to hinder his relentless search. In a frantic attempt to ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark humor, suspense, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: legends and myths, monster, deadly creature, supernatural, murder, vengeance, family in danger, slasher, violence, curses spells and rituals, chase, greed ...
Time: 80s
Place: north dakota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.3
 117K
The Lost Boys (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A mother and her two teenage sons move to a seemingly nice and quiet small coastal California town yet soon find out that it's overrun by bike gangs and vampires. A couple of teenage friends take it upon themselves to hunt down the vampires ...
Style: scary, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, small town, goth, teenage life, supernatural, secret hideout, gang, amusement park, boardwalk, brother brother relationship, gory, rock ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 239K
Dark Shadows (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Australia, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Vampire Barnabas Collins is inadvertently freed from his tomb and emerges into the very changed world of 1972. He returns to Collinwood Manor to find that his once-grand estate and family have fallen into ruin.
Style: gothic, dark humor, humorous, offbeat, absurd ...
Plot: vampire, witch, immortality, eccentric family, estate, curse, werewolf, fish out of water, old mansion, lost love, reincarnation, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 18th century, 70s, 19th century, 1770s ...
Place: maine, usa, new england, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Scars of Dracula (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Prince of Darkness casts his undead shadow once more over the cursed village of Kleinenberg when his ashes are splashed with bat's blood and Dracula is resurrected. And two innocent victims search for a missing loved one... loved to death ...
Style: rough, gothic, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Plot: vampire, dracula, good versus evil, village, castle, bite mark, priest, coffin, supernatural, murder, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Marsupials: The Howling III (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A strange race of human-like marsupials appear suddenly in Australia, and a sociologist who studies these creatures falls in love with a female one. Is this a dangerous combination?
Style: scary, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, cult film ...
Plot: supernatural, werewolf, filmmaking, vampire, stalking, danger, dangerous animal, disorder, imaginary, escapades, track down, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.8
 142K
Evil Dead II (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ash Williams and his girlfriend Linda find a log cabin in the woods with a voice recording from an archeologist who had recorded himself reciting ancient chants from “The Book of the Dead.” As they play the recording an evil power is unleashed ...
Style: cult film, scary, dark humor, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, blood splatter, curses spells and rituals, zombie, violence, slasher, survival, stabbing, axe, meat cleaver, evil dead, necronomicon ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1987, 1990s, 14th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.1
 2K
Spookies (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Taking a wrong turn, travelers find themselves trapped in a mysterious house. One horror after another threatens them as the sorcerer who lives within needs sacrifices to give eternal life to his beautiful bride.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, dark humor, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: black magic, murder, zombie, old dark house, occult, tomb, supernatural, sorcerer, danger, curses spells and rituals, haunted house, vampire ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.1
 4K
976-EVIL (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: People who dial 976-EVIL receive supernatural powers and turn into satanic killers. When Spike dialed 976-EVIL, he knew it was an expensive toll call, but he didn't know that he'd have to pay for it with his soul.
Style: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, satanic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, obsession, high school, misfit, vengeance, social misfits, teenage life, danger, curses spells and rituals, deal with the devil, phone sex, telephone number ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 6.3
 97K
Fright Night (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A teenager suspects his new neighbour is a vampire. Unable to convince anyone, he tries to enlist the help of a self-proclaimed vampire hunter and magician in this remake of the 1985 comedy-horror classic.
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, suspicion, supernatural, gory, deadly, supernatural power, young heroes, sunrise, vampire hunter, violence, twists & turns, bullying ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Reclusive vampires lounge in a lonely American town. They wear sun cream to protect themselves. A descendant of Van Helsing arrives with hilarious consequences.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, dracula, gory, supernatural, danger, criminal heroes, deadly, imaginary, deadly creature, heroes, rivalry, laboratory ...
Time: 80s
Place: united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.5
 13K
Society (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Beverly Hills teen (Billy Warlock) discovers his parents are part of a gruesome orgy cult for the social elite.
Style: scary, surreal, psychological, dark humor, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: secret society, surrealism, cult, transformation, delusion, body horror, psychiatrist, mystery, youth, teenage life, suburbs, social differences ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.1
 6K
Tormented (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The film centers on Darren Mullet, a bullied asthmatic, driven to suicide by his tormented life - ignored by his parents, ridiculed by his teachers and bullied at school. He returns from the dead to pay his teenage tormentors a final visit.
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: slasher, school, prank, high school, suicide, drowning, vengeance, ghost, wooing, teenage life, revenge, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Deadtime Stories (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A babysitting uncle tells his charges three horror stories--about a killer witch, Little Red Riding Hood and a werewolf, and a story about "Goldi Lox" and the three bears.
Style: scary, suspenseful, cult film, fairy tale, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: witch, supernatural, danger, deadly, serial killer, werewolf, monster, telekinesis, resurrection, cult, magic, loss of virginity ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 22K
House (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Roger Cobb is a author who has just separated from his wife. He moves into a new house and tries to work on a novel based on his experiences in the Vietnam War. Strange things start happening around him; little things at first, but as they become ...
Style: scary, humorous, dark humor, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: haunted house, vietnam war, ghost, supernatural, zombie, missing person, gory, solitude, danger, mental illness, supernatural ability, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Bride of Chucky (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Chucky hooks up with another murderous doll, the bridal gown-clad Tiffany, for a Route 66 murder spree with their unwitting hosts.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, dark humor, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: evil doll, murder, supernatural, serial killer, teenage life, good versus evil, violent, gory, goth, danger, on the run, frame up ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%