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Necronomicon: Book of Dead (1993)
 5.8
 6K
Necronomicon: Book of Dead (1993)
Original name: Necronomicon
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Japan, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: H.P. Lovecraft anthology is divided into four segments: "The Library" which is the wraparound segment involving Lovecraft's research into the Book of The Dead and his unwitting release of a monster and his writing of the following horror segments "The Drowned", "The Cold", and "Whispers".
Style: anthology, atmospheric, scary, serious, controversial, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, immortal, necronomicon, woman in danger, motel, basement, legends and myths, ocean, supernatural, investigation, hotel, ocean or sea, reincarnation, monastery, mystery, good versus evil, danger, strong violent content, curses spells and rituals, escapades, gory, deadly, haunted house, mysterious character, book ...
Time: 21st century

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and slasher films with plots about deadly, danger, supernatural, murder, gory, crimes and ghost mostly in Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Necronomicon: Book of Dead: Shatterbrain (1991), Scar (2005), Satanic (2006), Headless Horseman (2007), Milo (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Shatterbrain (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Charles Dexter Ward's wife enlists the help of a private detective to find out what her husband is up to in a remote cabin owned by his family for centuries. The husband is a chemical engineer, and the smells from his experiments (and the ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychotronic
Plot: resurrection, private detective, laboratory, gory, disorder, supernatural ability, crimes, mad scientist, supernatural, danger, escapades, investigation ...
Time: 90s
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100%
 3.2
 317
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: murder, small town, investigation, serial killer, missing person, deadly, gory, mystery, crimes, danger, amateur detective, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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80%
 2.9
 882
Satanic (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Michelle wakes from an accident with no memory, then she has nightmares and people around her die.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, religions or cults, nightmare, memory loss, investigation, crimes, deadly, danger, supernatural, car accident, haunted by the past, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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, serious, scary
Plot: serial killer, supernatural, ghost, survival, vengeance, danger, crimes, legends and myths, deadly, gory, woman in danger, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 4.2
 964
Milo (1998)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Four young grade-school girls witness the murder of one of their classmates during what they thought was just an innocent game. The killer is a strange young boy named Milo Jeeder. Sixteen years later, the four survivors of the event re-unite under ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, slasher
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, sole survivor, crimes, survival, gory, woman in danger, escapades, danger, serial killer, deadly, reunion ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Sightings: Heartland Ghost (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The crew of a reality-TV show about the paranormal visits a small Kansas town to investigate a house that may be haunted.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary, mind bending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, afterlife, investigation, mystery, deadly, supernatural ability, supernatural, danger, curses spells and rituals, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Apartment 1303 (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While celebrating with her friends in her new cheaply rented apartment (with balcony and view of the sea) on the thirteenth floor of a building, the young Sayaka unexpectedly jumps off the balcony committing suicide. Her mother goes insane and her ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, suicide, uncover truth, haunted house, supernatural, investigation, danger, deadly, mystery, grudge, losing-it hero, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Chilling Visions: 5 Senses of Fear (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A horror anthology of shorts themed around the five senses.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, anthology, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, curses spells and rituals, danger, supernatural, deadly, fear, brutality, violence, death, female director, blind boy, driving ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Ghosts of Goldfield (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two couples and another friend from college decide to visit the Goldfield Hotel in Nevada to make a documentary about ghosts – then their nightmares begin!
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher
Plot: ghost, uncover truth, danger, stalking, supernatural, filmmaking, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, deadly, master and servant, hotel, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 3.6
 561
Born (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Mary Elizabeth goes to bed alone one night, still a twenty one year old virgin, and wakes up the next morning pregnant. Possessed by the demon fetus growing within her womb, Mary Elizabeth obeys her homicidal cravings to kill, for the sake of her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, slasher, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: danger, supernatural, religions or cults, pregnancy, gory, supernatural ability, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, mentally unstable, deadly, demon, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Death on Demand (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: seance, murder, mentally unstable, rivalry, supernatural, ghost, deadly, danger, serial killer, contests and competitions, psychopath, reincarnation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.4
 101
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak
Plot: serial killer, haunted by the past, vengeance, investigation, crimes, murder, deadly, supernatural, graphic violence, violence spree, urban, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 3.6
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Insane (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A lonely hotel by a lonely road. Sarah is lost, looking for somewhere to sleep. She's come to the wrong place. A lonely hotel by a lonely road. Sarah is lost, Jenny is looking for her. She's come to the right place. The Bridgeburn Hotel
Style: suspenseful, serious, slasher, realistic, scary
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Ju-on: The Grudge (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mysterious and vengeful spirit marks and pursues anybody who dares enter the house in which it resides.
Style: scary, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, social worker, death, panic, vengeance, mystery, haunted by the past, missing child, family problems, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.1
 6K
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, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, zombie, gory, supernatural, woman in danger, deadly, crimes, good versus evil, supernatural ability, danger ...
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65%
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Deathbed (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 2.6
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30 Days to Die (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Satan's Playground (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
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Style: slasher, surreal, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Fear Clinic (2014)
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Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious, rough
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, serious, scary, rough
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.6
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Necromentia (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A off-world look at the superstitious repercussions of tattooing an Ouija Board on your body. Hagen, who has a dead wife believes that he can revive her from the dead. Travis, a man who lost his brother and wants to join him in the after life. ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, scary
Plot: ghost, haunted house, writer's life, curses spells and rituals, uncover truth, danger, supernatural, fear, deadly, violence, artists and showbiz
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Haunted Forest (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Indian descendent Sean comes to a forest with his friends Josh and Flipp trying to find the track to a mysterious cursed tree and a secret burial ground.
Style: scary, atmospheric, slasher, serious, tense ...
Plot: ghost, curse, supernatural, vengeance, missing person, curses spells and rituals, gory, danger, crimes, deadly, escapades, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.4
 838
Netherworld (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young man arrives at his father's mansion in Louisiana to discover that a secretive cult is using winged creatures to raise the dead to do their bidding.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: imaginary, prostitute, ghost, crimes, danger, family in danger, deadly, supernatural, rivalry, mystery, domestic disturbance, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Blood Runs Cold (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Winona, a successful artist looking to get away from her stressful life. Her manager rents her a house in her home town where she runs in to an old boyfriend. They go back to the house, only to find out it is not as empty as they assumed.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
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Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Dark House (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A troupe of actors hired for a haunted house attraction soon find that they are working in a true house of horror.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.1
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Hell Asylum (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
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Style: suspenseful, semi serious, suspense, psychological, bleak
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, deadly, woman in danger, gory, crimes, danger, supernatural power, murder, death, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Dead Want Women (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Beginning at a stylish mansion in the roaring 1920's, a socialite, flappers, and the men who love them come to their ultimate demise. These ghosts continue to haunt the mansion throughout the decade. Now they've come back to haunt and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, woman in danger, danger, deadly, violence spree, murder, hallucination, mansion, zombie, best friends ...
Time: 1920s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Girls School Screamers (1985)
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: slasher, serious, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, ghost, mind game, crimes, gory, psychopath, woman in danger, college, school, student life, danger, clergy ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%