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The Night Flier (1997)
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The Night Flier (1997)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two investigative reporters for a tabloid magazine track down across country "The Night Flier", a serial killer who travels by private plane stalking victims in rural airports. One of the reporters, Richard Dees, begins to suspect that "the Night Flier could perhaps be a vampire"
Style: scary, splatter, suspenseful, surprise ending, psychological, atmospheric, gothic, unusual plot structure, bad ending, bloody ...
Plot: vampire, reporter, supernatural, monster, macabre, writers, suspense, murder, zombie, airplane, airport, aviation, death, chase, apocalypse, catastrophe, survival, twists and turns, demon, snake, violence, weapons, hospital, justice, lone hero ...
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to The Night Flier

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, splatter, slasher and suspenseful films with plots about supernatural, demon, mentor, dialogue, suspense, brutality and catastrophe mostly in Horror, Fantasy and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Night Flier: Jeepers Creepers (2001), The Dark Half (1993), Sleepwalkers (1992), Graveyard Shift (1990), Creepshow (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Jeepers Creepers (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A college-age brother and sister get more than they bargained for on their road trip home from spring break. When the bickering siblings witness a creepy truck driver tossing body bags into a sewer near an abandoned church, they investigate. Bad ...
Style: scary, slasher, disturbing, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, supernatural, macabre, demon, death, serial killer, scarecrow, torture, suspense, characters murdered one by one, chase, road trip ...
Time: 2000s, 80s, 21st century
Place: florida
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The Dark Half (1993)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Thad Beaumont is the author of a highly successful series of violent pulp thrillers written under the pseudonym of ‘George Stark’, but when he decides to ‘kill-off’ his alter-ego in a mock ceremony, it precipitates a string of sadistic ...
Style: scary, psychological, disturbing, atmospheric, rough ...
Plot: supernatural, writers, murder, twins, blackmail, life philosophy, investigation, supernatural ability, lookalikes, alter ego, suspense, zombie ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
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Sleepwalkers (1992)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mother-and-son team of strange supernatural creatures come to town to seek out a virgin to feed on.
Style: scary, slasher, sexy, gothic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: incest, supernatural, incestuous relationship, monster, cat, suspense, vampire, mother son incest, sex scene, incestuous sex, kidnapping, brutality ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, indiana, egypt, california, ohio
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100%
Graveyard Shift (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: John Hall is a drifter who wanders into a small town in Maine. He needs a job and decides to seek employment at the community's top business: a large textile mill. He is hired to work the "graveyard shift" -- from around midnight to ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, slasher, disturbing, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rat, monster, supernatural, creature, twists and turns, suspense, rescue, dangerous animal, survival, uncover truth, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Creepshow (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A. Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen.
Style: suspenseful, scary, bloody, splatter, campy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, zombie, cult, death, murder, halloween, torture, dark humor, transformation, brutality, multiple storylines, voodoo ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 19th century, 1830s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
In the Mouth of Madness (1994)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: With the disappearance of hack horror writer Sutter Cane, all Hell is breaking loose...literally! Author Cane, it seems, has a knack for description that really brings his evil creepy-crawlies to life. Insurance investigator John Trent is sent to ...
Style: psychological, gothic, surreal, scary, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night
Plot: insanity, investigation, hallucination, suspense, monster, paranoia, supernatural, small town, disappearance, mental illness, writers, fear ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new england, new hampshire, europe, england, manhattan new york city ...
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100%
 5.4
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The Ring Two (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rachel Keller must prevent evil Samara from taking possession of her son's soul.
Style: scary, psychological, stylized, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, macabre, ghost, suspense, nightmare, evil child, investigation, mental institution, family problems, supernatural ability, small town, supernatural horror ...
Time: 21st century
Place: oregon, seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
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Dagon (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A boating accident off the coast of Spain sends Paul and his girlfriend Barbara to the decrepit fishing village of Imboca. As night falls, people start to disappear and things not quite human start to appear. Paul is pursued by the entire town. ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, surprise ending, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, curses spells and rituals, mutant, chase, supernatural, small town, nightmare, suspense, sacrifice, ritual, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fishing village ...
Place: spain, galicia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Guardian (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The idyllic lives of Phil and Kate seem complete when they select the winsome young Camilla as a live-in nanny for their newborn child. But the lovely young Camilla s not what she appears to be.
Style: scary, suspenseful, sexy, erotic, slasher ...
Plot: supernatural, death, babies and infants, witch, macabre, mysterious character, hidden identity, curses spells and rituals, nude, sacrifice, pagan, runaway ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pet Sematary II (1992)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The "sematary" is up to its old zombie-raising tricks again. This time, the protagonists are Jeff Matthews, whose mother died in a Hollywood stage accident, and Drew Gilbert, a boy coping with an abusive stepfather.
Style: scary, slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, halloween, supernatural, burial, bully, small town, chase, vengeance, killer dog, death, death in the family, cemetery ...
Time: 90s, year 1992, 20th century
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
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Fright Night (1985)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Nobody believes teenager Charley Brewster (William Ragsdale) when he discovers that his suave new neighbor, Jerry Dandrige (Chris Sarandon), is a vampire. So when the bloodsucker starts stalking Charley, he turns to has-been actor Peter Vincent ...
Style: scary, sexy, frightening, slasher, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, adult
Plot: vampire, supernatural, mysterious character, suspense, teenager, monster, violence, neighbor, cult, brutality, small town, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
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Last Shift (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A rookie cop's world is turned upside down when she comes face to face with Paymon - King Of Hell. Officer Jessica Loren has the last shift at a transitioning police station, assigned to wait for a crew picking up bio-hazard waste from the ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: supernatural, police station, ghost, cult, brutality, female protagonist, haunted house, twists and turns, demon, isolation, serial killer, workplace ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
House on Haunted Hill (1999)
Genre: Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A remake of the 1959 film of the same name. A millionaire offers a group of diverse people $1,000,000 to spend the night in a haunted house with a horrifying past.
Style: scary, suspenseful, frightening, slasher, rough ...
Audience: teens, adult
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, evil spirit, survival, mental institution, murder, haunted by the past, isolation, serial murder, confined, rescue ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 60K
New Nightmare (1994)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In this meta horror film, a demonic entity uses the fictional character of Freddy Krueger to enter the real world and torment "Elm Street" heroine Heather Langenkamp and her family.
Style: slasher, scary, psychological, bloody, splatter ...
Audience: teens, adult
Plot: psychopath, supernatural, alternate reality, serial killer, monster, hospital, demon, suspense, murder, writers, death, nightmare comes true ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: ohio, los angeles, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Silver Bullet (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The small city of Tarker's Mill is startled by a series of sadistic murders. The population fears that this is the work of a maniac. During a search a mysterious, hairy creature is observed. This strange appearance is noticed once a month. ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, splatter ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: werewolf, beast, transformation, supernatural, monster, children, small town, murder, escapades, social relations, violence, suspense ...
Time: 80s, year 1976, 70s
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Children of the Corn: The Gathering (1996)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Grace Rhodes, who is studying to be a doctor, returns to her hometown as a strange illness is afflicting the local children. The symptoms include a high fever and spasms, but even weirder is what happens the next day: All those with the illness ...
Style: slasher, scary, unusual plot structure, pastoral, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, killer child, teenager, murder, supernatural, chase, preacher, dreams, suspense, violence, destiny, death ...
Time: 90s
Place: nebraska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Puppet Master 4 (1993)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A young scientist working on an artificial intelligence project is the target of strange gremlin-like creatures, who are out to kill him and thus terminate his research. By coincidence, in one of the rooms he uses, there's a mysterious case ...
Style: slasher, scary, absurd, feel good, allegory ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, monster, doll, killer doll, ghost, supernatural, demon, evil doll, revenge, vengeance, adaptation, weapons ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, disturbing, atmospheric, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, supernatural, witch, monster, vengeance, murder, suspense, pumpkin, revenge, father son relationship, creature, death in the family ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Creepshow 2 (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: EC Comics-inspired weirdness returns with three tales. In the first, a wooden statue of a Native American comes to life...to exact vengeance on the murderer of his elderly owners. In the second, four teens are stranded on a raft on a lake with a ...
Style: scary, slasher, campy, splatter, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hit and run, hitchhiker, monster, lake, supernatural, murder, male prostitute, scalping, raft, marijuana, swimming, suspense ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine, usa, arizona, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Wishmaster (1997)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Djinn having been released from his ancient prison seeks to capture the soul of the woman who discovered him, thereby opening a portal and freeing his fellow Djinn to take over the earth.
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, campy, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, supernatural, genie, djinn, death, monster, violence, wish come true, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, macabre, devil ...
Place: los angeles, usa, california, persia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Scream Blacula Scream (1973)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a dying Voodoo queen chooses an adopted apprentice as her successor, her true heir is outraged. Seeking revenge, he buys the bones of Blacula the vampire off of a dealer, and uses voodoo to bring the vampire back to do his bidding. In turn, ...
Style: campy, bloody, slasher, scary, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, blaxploitation, dracula, african american, exploitation, transformation, writers, childhood, suspense, redemption, serial killer, dreams ...
Time: 70s, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (1994)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Tall Man, that imposing menace from Morningside Mortuary, is back and once again haunting the thoughts of the now-adult Mike and his friend, ex-Ice Cream vendor Reggie. The two continue their hunt for the mysterious figure and in his path of ...
Style: slasher, splatter, scary, campy, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, space and aliens, monster, serial killer, tall man, zombie, cemetery, morgue, mutant, demon, farce, male nudity ...
Time: 80s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.2
 6K
Rawhead Rex (1986)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ireland will never be the same after Rawhead Rex, a particularly nasty demon, is released from his underground prison by an unwitting farmer. The film follows Rex's cross country rampage, while a man struggles to stop it.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, atmospheric, humorous ...
Plot: monster, supernatural, curse, demon, village, family relations, legend, loss of son, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, small town ...
Time: 80s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Puppet Master 5: The Final Chapter (1994)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The puppets battle their most powerful enemy yet as they protect the new puppet master from the demon God that created the Secret of Life.
Style: slasher, scary, campy, controversial, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, monster, evil doll, doll, supernatural, hotel, killer doll, secrets, brutality, serial killer, mentor, multiple storylines ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
 12K
Dolls (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of people stop by a mansion during a storm and discover two magical toy makers, and their haunted collection of dolls.
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: evil doll, doll, macabre, supernatural, youth, toys, ghost, monster, toy maker, puppet, stranded, house ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.8
 279K
1408 (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man who specializes in debunking paranormal occurrences checks into the fabled room 1408 in the Dolphin Hotel. Soon after settling in, he confronts genuine terror.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, confusing, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, adult
Plot: ghost, suspense, hotel, haunted house, supernatural, isolation, fear, survival, evil, insanity, trapped, writers ...
Time: 15th century, 21st century
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
One Missed Call (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: People mysteriously start receiving voicemail messages from their future selves, in the form of the sound of them reacting to their own violent deaths, along with the exact date and time of their future death, listed on the message log. The plot ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, disturbing, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: macabre, hospital, death, urban legend, supernatural, child abuse, spirit, good versus evil, mysterious death, ghost, vengeance, haunted by the past ...
Time: future, 80s, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
 108K
Pet Sematary (1989)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Dr. Louis Creed's family moves into the country house of their dreams and discover a pet cemetery at the back of their property. The cursed burial ground deep in the woods brings the dead back to life -- with "minor" problems. At ...
Style: scary, tense, disturbing, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: zombie, macabre, cemetery, indian burial ground, death, grave robbing, ghost, family in danger, killer child, suspense, murder, supernatural ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: maine, usa, new england, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
April Fool's Day (1986)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of eight college friends gather together at an island mansion belonging to heiress Muffy St. John to celebrate their final year of school. They soon discover that each has a hidden secret from their past which is revealed, and soon after, ...
Style: slasher, twist ending, scary, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, twists and turns, supernatural, plot twist, cult, teenager, island, suspense, mad scientist, hanging, college ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Serpent and the Rainbow (1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A Harvard anthropologist is sent to Haiti to retrieve a strange powder that is said to have the power to bring human beings back from the dead. In his quest to find the miracle drug, the cynical scientist enters the rarely seen netherworld of ...
Style: scary, surreal, disturbing, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: voodoo, hallucination, supernatural, zombie, superstition, surrealism, religion, buried alive, anthropologist, suspense, rite, black magic ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1985, year 1978
Place: haiti, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%