Movies like Night of the Living Dead

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Night of the Living Dead (1990)
 6.8
 42K
Night of the Living Dead (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In this remake of the original classic film, a group of people are trapped inside a farmhouse as legions of the walking dead try to get inside and use them for food.
Style: scary, macabre, rough, suspenseful, sexy, tense, brutal, suspense, disturbing, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, living dead, survival, zombie apocalypse, monster, apocalypse, death, wilderness, farmhouse, cannibalism, chaos, woman in danger, supernatural, small town, zombie attack, survival horror, home invasion, hell on earth, eaten alive, back from the dead, cemetery, sole survivor, end of the world, virus, revenge ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, year 1990, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, america, pittsburgh

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Most similar movies to Night of the Living Dead

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, rough and serious films with plots about deadly, zombie, danger, gory, supernatural, survival and gore mostly in Horror, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Night of the Living Dead: The Evil Dead (1981), 28 Weeks Later (2007), FleshEater (1988), The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974), The Crazies (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Night of the Living Dead (1968)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A group of people try to survive an attack of bloodthirsty zombies while trapped in a rural Pennsylvania farmhouse. Although not the first zombie film, Night of the Living Dead is the progenitor of the contemporary "zombie apocalypse" ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, macabre, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, cemetery, survival, cannibalism, isolation, basement, zombie apocalypse, cult, zombie attack, monster, supernatural, living dead ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1968, year 1967
Place: pennsylvania, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dawn of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA, Canada, Japan, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of surviving people take refuge in a shopping center after the world has been over taken over by aggressive, flesh-eating zombies. A remake of the 1978 zombie film of the same name.
Style: scary, suspense, macabre, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, zombie apocalypse, virus, plague, living dead, survival horror, walking dead, zombie outbreak, siege ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2003
Place: wisconsin, usa, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dawn of the Dead (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: During an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter, and his television-executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, survival, apocalypse, chaos, shopping mall, infection, siege, epidemic, monster, isolation, post apocalypse ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Day of the Dead (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The final chapter of George A. Romero's "Dead Trilogy". In an underground government installation they are searching for a cure to overcome this strange transformation into zombies. Unfortunately, the zombies from above ground have ...
Style: scary, bloody, macabre, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, living dead, zombie apocalypse, virus, survival, insanity, mad scientist, violence, isolation, underground bunker, bully ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Burial Ground: The Nights of Terror (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Professor Ayres discovers a secret in an ancient stone and when he opens a crypt, he revives zombies that kill him. He had invited three couples to visit him in his manor to reveal his discovery. However, they never get around to meeting the ...
Style: scary, stylized, suspenseful, disturbing, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, cannibalism, supernatural, crypt, mad scientist, violence, survival horror, eaten alive, horde, flesh eating zombie, eating human flesh, ghoul ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: southern italy, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Diary of the Dead (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of young film students run into real-life zombies while filming a horror movie of their own.
Style: scary, tense, stylized, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: zombie, found footage, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, death, chase, survival, filmmaker, back from the dead, chaos, transformation, supernatural ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Return of the Living Dead (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a bumbling pair of employees at a medical supply warehouse accidentally release a deadly gas into the air, the vapors cause the dead to re-animate as they go on a rampage seeking their favorite food: brains!
Style: scary, slasher, rough, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, punk, monster, undead, cannibalism, cemetery, crematorium, female nudity, living dead, paramedic, transformation, supernatural ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: usa, san diego california, kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Day of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Day of the Dead is a horror film which is nominally a quasi-remake of George A. Romero's classic zombie film of the same name, which was the third in Romero's Dead series. The film is directed by Steve Miner (who also directed Friday the ...
Style: scary, suspense, stylized, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, virus, apocalypse, epidemic, small town, quarantine, survival, survival horror, transformation, brutality, soldier, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Night of the Living Dead: Resurrection (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The deceased have risen with the instinct to feed on the living as a family is trapped during a zombie apocalypse. Wales. Based on George A. Romero's classic "Night of the Living Dead".
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, apocalyptic ...
Plot: walking dead, zombie, zombie apocalypse, isolation, chaos, survival, apocalypse, supernatural, farmhouse, farm, living dead, zombie attack ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 2012
Place: england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Survival of the Dead (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On an island off the coast of North America, local residents simultaneously fight a zombie epidemic while hoping for a cure to return their un-dead relatives back to their human state.
Style: scary, exciting, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, island, survival, supernatural, virus, violence spree, chaos, group of strangers, siege, eaten alive, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: delaware, usa, philadelphia, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 207K
The Evil Dead (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a group of college students finds a mysterious book and recording in the old wilderness cabin they've rented for the weekend, they unwittingly unleash a demonic force from the surrounding forest.
Style: macabre, scary, psychotronic, bloody, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, monster, evil, dark humor, supernatural horror, evil dead, supernatural, extreme violence, demonic possession, survival, demon, strong violent content ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, michigan, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.9
 275K
28 Weeks Later (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this chilling sequel to 28 Days Later, the inhabitants of the British Isles appear to have lost their battle against the onslaught of disease, as the deadly rage virus has killed every citizen there. Six months later, a group of Americans dare to ...
Style: scary, tense, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, virus, survival, infected, end of the world, zombie apocalypse, plague, chaos and mayhem, deadly virus, chaos, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 2K
FleshEater (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teenagers, taking a nocturnal hayride come across the grave of a man. Little did they know that this deceased man is a zombie. One by one, the actual living are falling victim and becoming zombies. Eventually there are zombies everywhere, ...
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: zombie, survival, rescue, on the run, deadly creature, forest, sadism, eaten alive, murder, halloween, death, hell on earth ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Land of the Dead (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The world is full of zombies and the survivors have barricaded themselves inside a walled city to keep out the living dead. As the wealthy hide out in skyscrapers and chaos rules the streets, the rest of the survivors must find a way to stop the ...
Style: scary, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, virus, future dystopia, zombie attack, survival, end of the world, apocalypse, cannibalism, violence, humanity ...
Time: future, 2000s, year 1995, 90s
Place: pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Five friends visiting their grandfather's house in the country are hunted and terrorized by a chain-saw wielding killer and his family of grave-robbing cannibals.
Style: slasher, scary, macabre, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, cannibalism, chainsaw, cannibal, chainsaw murder, masked killer, slaughterhouse, massacre, maniac, hitchhiker, murder, psychopath ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: texas, austin texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 13K
The Crazies (1973)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Citizens of a small town are infected by a biological weapon that causes its victims to become violently insane. As uninfected citizens struggle to survive, the military readies its own response.
Style: scary, intense, suspenseful, rough, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: epidemic, virus, quarantine, plague, zombie, isolation, infected, survival, scientist, on the run, race against time, rescue ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, asia, usa, vietnam, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 28K
Zombie (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A zombie is found aboard a boat off the New York coast which belongs to a famous scientist. A journalist travels to the Antilles with the daughter of the scientist. They discover a terrifying disease which is turning the islanders into horrifying ...
Style: disturbing, scary, bloody, biting, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, virus, shark, voodoo, island, cannibalism, living dead, monster, end of the world, zombie apocalypse, survival horror, zombie outbreak ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979, 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 6.6
 23K
Demons (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of people are trapped in a West Berlin movie theater infested with ravenous demons who proceed to kill and possess the humans one-by-one, thereby multiplying their numbers.
Style: scary, slasher, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, demon, plague, supernatural, demonic possession, chaos, death, panic, curses spells and rituals, survival, youth, deadly creature ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, germany, west germany, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Zombie Holocaust (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After Malukan immigrants engage in a string of corpse mutilations at various New York City hospitals, a doctor and a morgue assistant travel to the Maluku Islands to investigate.
Style: disturbing, scary, atmospheric, macabre, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, cannibal, island, mad scientist, survival, torture, supernatural, cannibalism, jungle, multiple storylines, lone hero, wilderness ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new york, vietnam, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Day of the Dead 2: Contagium (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1968, in the Ravenside Military Hospital in a military facility in Pennsylvania, the army loses control of an experiment of a lethal bacteriologic weapon that changes the DNA and transforms human beings into zombies. A group of soldiers is sent ...
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, virus, apocalypse, chaos, supernatural, deadly creature, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem, plague, military hospital, survival, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 ⇓
28%
 4.5
 4K
The Plague (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: All the worldwide children of less than nine years fall in coma at the same time. Ten years later, Tom Russel is released from prison after killing a man in a fight, and returns to his home town, more specifically to his older brother home, who has ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, dark ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, prison, survival, on the run, plague, experiment gone awry, parents and children, violence spree, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, chaos ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
 11K
Demons 2 (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of tenants and visitors are trapped in a 10-story high-rise apartment building infested with demons who proceed to hunt the dwindling humans down.
Style: macabre, mind bending, surreal, psychedelic, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, monster, demon, virus, epidemic, exploitation, isolation, ghost, plague, pregnancy, chaos, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
Place: hamburg germany, rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 6.6
 23K
The Beyond (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young woman inherits an old hotel in Louisiana where after a series of supernatural 'accidents', she learns that the building was built over one of the entrances to Hell.
Style: gothic, scary, slasher, bleak, macabre ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, zombie, blindness, hotel, afterlife, murder, hell, warlock, spider, revenge ...
Time: 80s
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Return of the Living Dead III (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Colonel Reynolds and his group of government scientists continue their work on re-animating the dead for military use. His son Curt uses a stolen security pass to sneak in with his thrill-seeking girlfriend Julie, with shocking, deadly results!
Style: tragic ending, bloody, macabre, funny, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, living dead, undead, military base, self mutilation, body mutilation, female nudity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father son relationship, infection, addiction, gang ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Zombie Apocalypse (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: There is a new evil, and you have no idea what's coming... When college roommates Mark and Tom go out for a night at the bar, the last thing they expected to find was a machete wielding stranger and a horde of the undead. With the help of ...
Style: touching, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: zombie, survival, undead, chaos, plague, apocalypse, supernatural, rivalry, experiment gone awry, secret agents, distopia, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Nightmare City (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An airplane exposed to radiation lands, and blood drinking zombies emerge armed with knives, guns and teeth! They go on a rampage slicing, dicing, and biting their way across the Italian countryside.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, airplane, virus, countryside, rescue, apocalypse, survival, chaos, violence spree, race against time, zombie apocalypse, soldier ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979
Place: southern italy, rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.8
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Before Dawn (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An estranged couple's vacation to save their troubled relationship goes awry when they find themselves under attack from the walking dead
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, tense, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, family problems, isolation, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, woman in danger, village, nothing goes right, strong violent content, crumbling marriage, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hell of the Living Dead (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A tough female reporter and her cameraman boyfriend team up with a four-man commando unit in the New Guinea jungle whom are fighting flesh-eating zombies. NB: Not to be confused with the 1981 American-made film with the same title.
Style: scary, rough, slasher, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, zombie violence, exploitation, walking dead, apocalypse, race against time, survival, female nudity, zombie child, infection, mad scientist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1979
Place: papua new guinea, barcelona, italy, europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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 ⇓
27%