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The House by the Cemetery (1981)
 6.2
 11K
The House by the Cemetery (1981)
Original name: Quella villa accanto al cimitero
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A deranged killer lives in the basement of an old mansion and pops out occasionally to commit grisly murders that include be-headings.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, psychotronic, atmospheric, serious, disturbing, surprise ending, demonic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, zombie, mad scientist, supernatural, psychopath, vengeance, family in danger, danger, haunted by the past, slasher, insanity, serial killer, gore, husband wife relationship, ghost, axe, mental illness, corpse, gory, teenage life, crimes, supernatural ability, good versus evil, hanging, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york

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Most similar movies to The House by the Cemetery

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and rough films with plots about murder, blood, gory, deadly, danger, death and supernatural mostly in Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like The House by the Cemetery: The Beyond (1981), City of the Living Dead (1980), Zombie (1979), Absurd (1981), A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.9
 18K
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, atmospheric, scary, surreal, disturbing ...
Plot: zombie, hotel, ghost, afterlife, morgue, murder, gore, blood, violence, survival, danger, mutilation ...
Time: 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
City of the Living Dead (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman has visions that suggest the eruption of the living dead into the world through a portal, spurred on by the suicide of a priest.
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, gore, violence, hanging, slasher, living dead, extreme violence, flesh eating, demon, priest, cemetery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: new england, usa, manhattan new york city, new york, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 6.9
 23K
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: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, cannibalism, island, shark, back from the dead, violence, tropical island, plague, gory, mad scientist, supernatural, survival ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979, 80s
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.4
 2K
Absurd (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man has been driven insane by church-sanctioned scientific experimentation which also causes him to be nearly impossible to kill. He is pursued to America by a priest where he embarks upon a killing spree while the priest tries to hunt him down ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, suspense
Plot: murder, serial killer, slasher, psychopath, priest, death, sadism, cannibal, monster, psycho killer, danger, mutant ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Teenagers in a small town are dropping like flies, apparently in the grip of mass hysteria causing their suicides. A cop's daughter, Nancy Thompson (Heather Langenkamp) traces the cause to child molester Fred Krueger (Robert Englund), who was ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, surreal, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, supernatural, disfigurement, nightmare, back from the dead, teenage life, high school, fear, burned alive, dreams, gory, serial killer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1981
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Two Evil Eyes (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two horror segments based on Edgar Allan Poe stories set in and around the city of Pittsburgh. "The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar" concerns a cheating wife who is trying to scam her dying husband out of millions by having her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, stylized, serious ...
Plot: zombie, hypnosis, murder, violence, investigation, ghost, hallucination, photographer, anthology, cat, gory, supernatural ...
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.7
 18K
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: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, zombie, pimp, prostitute, chaos, danger, survival, vengeance, slasher, lobbyist, rivalry, mysterious character ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, germany, west germany, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.8
 62K
High Tension (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Italy, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alexia travels with her friend Marie to spend a couple of days with her family in their farm in the country. They arrive late and they are welcomed by Alexia's father. Late in the night, a sadistic and sick killer breaks into the farmhouse, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, rough, suspense ...
Plot: insanity, home invasion, survival, kidnapping, psychopath, massacre, farmhouse, slasher, serial killer, gory, chase, french ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Amityville Horror (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: George Lutz and his wife Kathleen, move into their Long Island dream house with their children only for their lives to be turned into a hellish nightmare. The legacy of a murder committed in the house gradually affects the family and a priest is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, murder, family in danger, paranormal, indian burial ground, haunted, mystery, danger, deadly, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: long island, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Beyond the Darkness (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young rich orphan loses his fiancée to voodoo doll mischief on the part of his housekeeper who is jealous of his attentions. He digs his girlfriend up, cleans her out, stuffs her, and puts her in bed at the mansion. Following this, he tries out ...
Style: psycho film, disturbing, psychological, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, murder, psychopath, serial killer, slasher, violence, necrophilia, death, torture, creep, vengeance, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The House of Clocks (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A gang of vicious young punks break into the house of an elderly couple, terrorize, and then murder them. Suddenly, the clocks in the house begin to run backwards, and the dead come back for revenge!
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: zombie, supernatural, murder, home invasion, time, isolation, estate, vengeance, danger, woman in danger, rivalry, gory ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
 13K
The Burning (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A caretaker at a summer camp is burned when a prank goes tragically wrong. After several years of intensive treatment at hospital, he is released back into society, albeit missing some social skills. What follows is a bloody killing spree with the ...
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, slasher, summer camp, camp, prostitute, serial killer, stalking, axe, hospital, psychopath, prank, teenager ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dream demon Freddy Krueger is resurrected from his apparent demise, and rapidly tracks down and kills the remainder of the Elm Street kids. However, Kristen, who can draw others into her dreams, wills her special ability to her friend Alice. Alice ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: supernatural, slasher, serial killer, murder, high school, martial arts, psychopath, resurrection, disfigurement, dream, nightmare, child killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, midwest, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, vengeance, gore, ghost, maniac, gory, murder, slasher, zombie, danger, haunted by the past, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 52K
The Collector (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Desperate to repay his debt to his ex-wife, an ex-con plots a heist at his new employer's country home, unaware that a second criminal has also targeted the property, and rigged it with a series of deadly traps.
Style: scary, suspenseful, brutal, suspense, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, home invasion, psychopath, trap, danger, extreme violence, thief, maniac, torture, violence, masked man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.0
 5K
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: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, sinister ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, gory, slasher, zombie, vengeance, investigation, supernatural, mind game, escapades, violence spree ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: florida, miami, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: scary, rough, semi serious, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, island, mad scientist, jungle, mad doctor, cannibal, gory, apocalypse, survival, supernatural, crimes, cons and scams ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, vietnam, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI (1986)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Determined to finish off the infamous killer Jason Voorhees once and for all, Tommy Jarvis and a friend exhume Jason’s corpse in order to cremate him. Things go awry when Jason is instead resurrected, sparking a new chain of ruthlessly brutal ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, supernatural, zombie, psychopath, summer camp, cemetery, mask, camp, knife murder, gory, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: america, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Black Cat (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An American photographer (Mimsy Farmer) and a Scotland Yard inspector (David Warbeck) suspect a man's (Patrick Magee) cat of murder.
Style: mind bending, psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: ghost, investigation, village, black cat, photographer, psychic, danger, woman in danger, rivalry, animal life, supernatural ability, gory ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.5
 168K
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: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural, monster, evil, demonic possession, gory, axe, stabbing, occult, necronomicon, survival, deadly creature ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: tennessee, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, crypt, party, gory, mad scientist, supernatural, deadly, danger, splatter, gore, brutality, blood ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: italy, europe, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Manhattan Baby (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An archaelogist opens an Egyptian tomb and accidently releases an evil spirit. His young daughter becomes possessed by the freed enity and, upon arrival back in New York, the gory murders begin.
Style: scary, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, sinister ...
Plot: investigation, zombie, supernatural, murder, supernatural ability, deadly, gory, ghost, good versus evil, danger, family in danger, slasher ...
Time: 80s
Place: egypt, middle east, africa, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.3
 22K
Sleepaway Camp (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Slightly disturbed and painfully shy Angela Baker is sent away to summer camp with her cousin. Not long after Angela's arrival, things start to go horribly wrong for anyone with sinister or less than honorable intentions.
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, murder, slasher, serial killer, psychopath, shyness, violence, water skiing, rivalry, teenage life, danger, youth ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 6.0
 3K
Baron Blood (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, West Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man, Peter, returns to Austria in search of his heritage. There he visits the castle of an ancestor, a sadistic Baron who was cursed to a violent death by a witch whom the Baron had burned at the stake. Peter reads aloud the incantation that ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, hotel, murder, chase, slasher, good versus evil, ghost, witchcraft, torture, gothic horror, palaces castles and temples, afterlife ...
Time: contemporary, 15th century
Place: europe, austria, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Thir13en Ghosts (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Arthur and his two children, Kathy and Bobby, inherit his Uncle Cyrus's estate: a glass house that serves as a prison to 12 ghosts. When the family, accompanied by Bobby's Nanny and an attorney, enter the house they find themselves trapped ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, collector, ghosts, family in danger, danger, inheritance, violence, machine, survival, gory, confined ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
House of 1000 Corpses (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two teenage couples traveling across the backwoods of Texas searching for urban legends of serial killers end up as prisoners of a bizarre and sadistic backwater family of serial killers.
Style: scary, rough, bloody, macabre, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, urban legend, youth, cannibalism, murder, serial killer, satanic ritual, gory, slasher, massacre, violence spree, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1977
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young girl who possesses the power of telekinesis accidentally causes her father's death after a family dispute at Crystal Lake. Years later, when a doctor tries to exploit her abilities, her power becomes a hellish curse, and she unwittingly ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, slasher, serial killer, murder, supernatural, summer camp, zombie, psychiatrist, telekinesis, lake, teenager, camp ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Grave Encounters (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A crew from a paranormal reality television show lock themselves in a haunted psychiatric hospital. They search for evidence of paranormal activity as they shoot what ends up becoming their final episode.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, paranormal, danger, deadly, found footage, insanity, blood, tv host, screaming in horror, paranormal investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A new family moves into the house on Elm Street, and before long, the kids are again having nightmares about deceased child murderer Freddy Krueger. This time, Freddy attempts to possess a teenage boy to cause havoc in the real world, and can only ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, sadistic, sequel to cult film ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, serial killer, supernatural, high school, transformation, burned alive, school bus, fire, dream, party, disfigurement, possession ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985
Place: usa, ohio, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: vengeance, murder, danger, fear, nightmare, evil, supernatural, knife murder, gory, crimes, mute or deaf, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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