Movies like Pumpkinhead

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Pumpkinhead (1988)
 6.2
 24K
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, rough, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, disturbing, intense, suspense, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, vengeance, pumpkin, supernatural, demon, crimes, supernatural ability, death in the family, dealing with death, evil, witch, revenge, father son relationship, storekeeper, visceral, cabin in the woods, supernatural horror, youth, legends and myths, teenage life, rivalry, family problems, curse, lone hero, monster ...
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to Pumpkinhead

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and slasher films with plots about supernatural, deadly, vengeance, danger, murder, gory and demon mostly in Horror, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like Pumpkinhead: Zombie Nightmare (1987), Pumpkinhead: Blood Feud (2007), Pumpkinhead: Ashes to Ashes (2006), Thinner (1996), Pet Sematary II (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Zombie Nightmare (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tony Washington is killed by a gang of rampant trendy teenagers. Molly Mokembe is a voodoo lady who brings him back from the dead to seek revenge on his killers so he can rest in peace.
Style: scary, semi serious, rough, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: hit and run, murder, revenge, voodoo, teenage life, vengeance, reincarnation, gang, rivalry, supernatural ability, crimes, youth ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pumpkinhead: Blood Feud (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, Romania, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During a bitter family feud, Jodie Hatfield, and her boyfriend Ricky McCoy, decide to leave town to avoid being found out, but are soon caught in the act. Wanting vengeance, he seeks out the monster Pumpkinhead, and resurrects it seek revenge on the ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, saga, slasher ...
Plot: wedding, supernatural, monster, ritual, family feud, ghost, demon, tragic love, supernatural ability, death in the family, vigilantism, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Pumpkinhead: Ashes to Ashes (2006)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, USA, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: He threw their loved ones into a swamp. Now they want revenge... But when a demon does their dirty work, it comes at a price.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vengeance, murder, monster, small town, crimes, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, master villain, afterlife, deadly creature, supernatural, police ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (1989)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alice, having survived the previous installment of the Nightmare series, finds the deadly dreams of Freddy Krueger starting once again. This time, the taunting murderer is striking through the sleeping mind of Alice's unborn child. His ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, supernatural, psychopath, psycho terror, serial killer, pregnancy, monster, ghost, good versus evil, dream, nun, nightmare ...
Time: 80s, 1940s, year 1992
Place: ohio, usa, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.7
 30K
Thinner (1996)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A fat Lawyer finds himself growing "Thinner" when an old gypsy man places a hex on him. Now the lawyer must call upon his friends in organized crime to help him persuade the gypsy to lift the curse. Time is running out for the desperate ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, macabre, suspense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: curse, death, legal action, redemption, vengeance, supernatural, weight loss, paranoia, guilt, husband wife relationship, gangsters, corruption ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pet Sematary II (1992)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
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, back from the dead, family in danger, resurrection, small town, death in the family, murder, bully, supernatural, burial, chase, vengeance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1992
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.8
 47K
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, macabre, bloody, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, zombie, murder, buried alive, cult, death, dark humor, violence, torture, family relations, back from the dead, multiple storylines ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1830s, future, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 27K
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, slasher, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: legends and myths, monster, deadly creature, murder, supernatural, vengeance, family in danger, violence, curses spells and rituals, chase, greed, dark humor ...
Time: 80s
Place: north dakota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Horror Show (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Detective Lucas McCarthy finally apprehends "Meat Cleaver Max" and watches the electric chair execution from the audience. But killing Max Jenke only elevated him to another level of reality. Now Lucas' family is under attack, his ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: electric chair, serial killer, psychopath, supernatural ability, master criminal, crimes, supernatural, rivalry, ghost, zombie, vengeance, violence spree ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Just when you thought it was safe to sleep, Freddy Krueger returns in this sixth installment of the Nightmare on Elm Street films, as psychologist Maggie Burroughs, tormented by recurring nightmares, meets a patient with the same horrific dreams. ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: supernatural, psychopath, memory loss, serial killer, murder, burned alive, good versus evil, rescue, ghost, amnesia, disfigurement, sadism ...
Time: 90s, 1940s, 70s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: ohio, usa, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Boogey Man (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young girl witnesses her brother murder a man through a reflection in a mirror. Twenty years later the mirror is shattered, freeing his evil spirit, which seeks revenge for his death.
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, rough, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, murder, fear, ghost, curse, haunted by the past, family in danger, evil, family problems, mute or deaf, childhood trauma ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.7
 722
Witchouse (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 72 min.
Story: On Mayday 1998 in the town of Dunwich, Massachusetts, Elizabeth gathers together a group of specially selected friends for a rather odd party. It turns out that she is the descendent of a malevolent witch named Lilith who was burned at the stake ...
Style: rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, slasher ...
Plot: possessed woman, evil witch, resurrection, supernatural, supernatural ability, vengeance, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, youth, witch, demonic possession, seance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Night of the Demons (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While conducting a seance during a Halloween party, high-school seniors unlock the demon that remains locked in the crematorium.
Style: scary, gothic, suspenseful, humorous, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, halloween, teenager, seance, demon, halloween party, supernatural, survival, afterlife, zombie, brutality, cult ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.0
 25K
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, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, hit and run, zombie, hitchhiker, dark humor, lake, revenge, supernatural, nudity (full frontal - brief), teenage life, frame up, graphic violence ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, arizona, maine, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Curse of the Puppet Master (1998)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Robert "Tank" begins to work for Dr. Magrew sculpting a puppet for the Doctor to bring to life using the work of Andre Toulon. Robert begins to fall in love with the Doctors daughter, Jane. Unbeknownst to Robert the Doctor is trying to ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, vengeance, serial killer, mind game, supernatural ability, crimes, murder, supernatural, nightmare, evil doll, brutality, secrets ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.0
 3K
The Convent (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A group of college students break into an abandoned convent and become possessed by demonic spirits.
Style: scary, suspenseful, stylized, harsh, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, murder, nun, supernatural, survival, haunted by the past, youth, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, zombie, possession, convent ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.8
 23K
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, suspenseful, rough, surreal, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: curses spells and rituals, genie, wish come true, supernatural, good versus evil, demon, death, violence, djinn, transformation, brutality, fire ...
Place: usa, california, los angeles, persia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.2
 2K
976-Evil II (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After being bestowed with demonic powers following a phone call to Hell, a psychotic teacher begins a rampage of death and destruction in a small town, forcing a teen and her boyfriend to fight him off so that they can get away.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, obsession, murder, chase, supernatural, zombie, afterlife, teenage life, college, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, youth ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
 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, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, zombie, supernatural, woman in danger, crimes, supernatural ability, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, violence spree, brutality ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Pumpkinhead II: Blood Wings (1993)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Thrill-seeking teenagers resurrect a demon from his grave and a bloody rampage for revenge begins.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, revenge, judge, mayor, demon, monster, witch, vengeance, injustice, ghost, rivalry, reincarnation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Amityville: It's About Time (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an old clock arrives at home as a gift, strange things begin to happen. The family that proudly assigned a privileged place to the clock in the living room, is unaware that this thing is a link to an old and evil house...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, supernatural ability, parents and children, murder, suburbs, vengeance, psychopath, mentally unstable ...
Time: 90s, year 1992, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.5
 11K
Puppetmaster (1989)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Toulon, a puppet maker, discovers an ancient Egyptian potion and uses it to bring his creations to life. His puppets become murderous little demons and escape. Distraught, the master takes his life. Years later, psychics tune into the existence of ...
Style: scary, rough, gothic, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, puppet, supernatural, objects come to life, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, serial killer, evil doll, hotel, violence, ghost, demon ...
Time: 80s, year 1939, 1930s
Place: yale university, pacific ocean, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.5
 405
Ragdoll (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenaged rapper uses his Gran's magic powders to help him in his revenge against those who put her in the hospital.
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Plot: evil doll, puppet, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, supernatural, hip hop, hospital, grandmother grandson relationship, black magic, save the day, strong violent content ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 4.1
 9K
Ghoulies (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young man and his girlfriend move into the man's old mansion home, where he becomes possessed by a need to control ancient demons.
Style: scary, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, demon, witch, zombie, battles, ghost, curses spells and rituals, chaos, religions or cults, escapades, rivalry, monster ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.6
 10K
Venom (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Venom is a fright-filled voodoo thriller loaded with a sizzling cast of the screen's hottest young stars. Set deep in the eerie swamps of southern Louisiana - Agnes Bruckner (Murder By Numbers), Jonathan Jackson (Tuck Everlasting) and Meagan ...
Style: scary, slasher, rough, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: swamp, voodoo, back from the dead, survival, youth, serial killer, teenage life, monster, snake, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, zombie ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.9
 6K
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, humorous, slasher, atmospheric, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, fraternity, supernatural, dark humor, supernatural ability, dangerous attraction, crimes, gang, misfit, ghost, uninhibited rivalry, chase ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Slaughterhouse (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The owner of a slaughterhouse facing foreclosure instructs his 350lbs, mentally retarded son to go on a killing spree against the people who want to buy his property.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mentally challenged, murder, dark humor, slaughterhouse, vengeance, buddies, rock, police investigation, pig, survival, trespassing, violent ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 2.6
 2K
Killjoy (2000)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Deep in an inner city hell, a ghastly figure is killing off the bad guys. A vigilante, or a demon? For the beautiful high school student, Jada, that's the question that will bring her face to face with the killer clown Killjoy.
Style: serious, rough, scary, brutal, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, vengeance, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, youth, supernatural, high school life, gang, evil clown, killer clown, black magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 102K
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, macabre, suspenseful, tense, frightening ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: zombie, indian burial ground, afterlife, cemetery, family in danger, pets, back from the dead, supernatural, grief, loss of pet, grave robbing, parent child relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: maine, usa, new england, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.0
 17K
The Gate (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three young children accidentally release a horde of nasty, pint-sized demons from a hole in a suburban backyard. What follows is a classic battle between good and evil as the three kids struggle to overcome a nightmarish hell that is literally ...
Style: scary, serious, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: supernatural, demon, suburbs, heavy metal, sibling, eye, legend, occult, nanny, apocalypse, child protagonist, deadly creature ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%