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Shatterbrain (1991)
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Shatterbrain (1991)
Original name: The Resurrected
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 delivery of what appear to be human remains at all hours) are beginning to arouse the attention of neighbors and local law enforcement officials.
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: resurrection, laboratory, private detective, zombie, investigation, supernatural, obsession, murder, crimes, afterlife, supernatural ability, escapades, experiment gone awry, disorder, mad scientist, experiment, occult, chemist, meat, corpse, ancestor, body horror, flashback, portrait, gory ...
Time: 90s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and atmospheric films with plots about supernatural, deadly, danger, gory, crimes, zombie and murder mostly in Horror, Comedy and Mystery genres. Some movies like Shatterbrain: Terror of the Living Dead (1973), The Dead Hate the Living! (2000), Netherworld (1992), The Dead Next Door (1989), Witchouse II: Blood Coven (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Terror of the Living Dead (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Upon his uncle's death, Serge Chekov journeys to a spooky Scottish village for the reading of the will. But when he inherits the estate, Serge runs afoul of his uncle's jealous wife , his business partner , his maid and others. It's ...
Style: gothic horror, scary, serious, rough, atmospheric ...
Plot: zombie, supernatural, mad scientist, satanism, disorder, curses spells and rituals, village, escapades, rivalry, conspiracy, witch, necrophilia ...
Time: 19th century
Place: scotland, europe, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Dead Hate the Living! (2000)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a renegade band of young filmmakers break into an abandoned hospital to make their horror epic, they stumble upon a real dead body and decide to use it in their movie. They accidentally bring it back to life, open a portal to a dead world that ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, semi serious, scary, epic ...
Plot: zombie, afterlife, mad scientist, deadly creature, chaos, supernatural, escapades, disorder, filmmaking, experiment gone awry, violence, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.3
 939
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: scary, serious, slasher, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: family problems, domestic disturbance, rivalry, mystery, uncover truth, escapades, good versus evil, supernatural, ghost, crimes, prostitute, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Dead Next Door (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The government sets up a zombie squad after an epidemic has made the world run rampant with living corpses. The team head off to Ohio to try and find a cure but soon run into a crazy cult of zombie lovers who are set on preserving the walking dead ...
Style: serious, slasher, scary, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, murder, supernatural, soldier, investigation, escapades, deadly creature, mad scientist, crimes, heroes, rivalry, chaos ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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Witchouse II: Blood Coven (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When an old house in a small town is razed to make way for a shopping mall, the crew unearths four unmarked graves. A professor from a nearby university is asked to find out who the bodies are, but when she and her students arrive in town and begin ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, small town, ghost, demon, crimes, escapades, rivalry, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, shopping mall, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 4.2
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The Rage (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A crazed scientist experimenting with a rage virus on innocent victims in a laboratory in the woods. When his monstrous subjects escape and vultures devour their remains, they became mutations seeking to feed on humans.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, bleak, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bio weapon, mad scientist, zombie, laboratory, monster, experiment, disorder, supernatural, experiment gone awry, vengeance, experimenting, mutant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Revenge of the Dead (1983)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Stefano, a young journalist, buys a used typewriter and notices that some text is still readable on the ribbon. He manages to reconstruct the story of a scientist, Paolo Zeder, who, in the 1950s, discovered that some types of terrain have the power ...
Style: serious, scary, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: zombie, supernatural, archaeologist, writers, conspiracy, obsessive quest, supernatural ability, uncover truth, investigation, intrigue, escapades, mad scientist ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 2.4
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Dead Clowns (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The residents of Port Emmett prepare for a hurricane that will churn up a 50-year-old secret, awakening an army of zombie clowns. Left to die after a circus train accident, the clowns rise from their muddy graves to get revenge. The guilty can run, ...
Style: scary, serious, suspense, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: zombie, vengeance, supernatural, small town, circus, crimes, evil clown, killer clown, brutality, small town life, left to die, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Beyond the Wall of Sleep (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Joe Slaader is a mysterious mountain man being held in the Ulster County Asylum after the brutal murder of his family. Edward Eischel, a young intern, sees something more than just an inbred monster in this new inmate, however. Instead, he sees him ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, non-linear, psychological
Plot: obsession, supernatural, mental institution, murder, ancient mystery, crimes, mental disorder, doctor, mountain, nudity (full frontal - brief), hiding place, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Vengeance of the Zombies (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An Indian mystic uses magical chants to raise women from the dead, then sends them out to perform revenge killings for him.
Style: atmospheric, scary, serious, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: devil worship, zombie, murder, vampire, investigation, revenge, morgue, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, wizards and magicians, escapades, deadly creature ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, england, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 3.7
 729
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 ⇓
68%
The Blood Beast Terror (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Scotland Yard Detective (Peter Cushing) must investigate a series of murders perpetrated by a giant blood-sucking moth that can take human form.
Style: serious, scary, mind bending, gothic, stylized ...
Plot: investigation, mad scientist, vampire, terrorism, mystery, dangerous animal, supernatural, master and servant, zombie, serial killer, crimes, deadly creature ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, mind bending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, mystery, investigation, afterlife, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, filmmaking, crimes, paranormal investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Legend of the Chupacabra (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Is the legend of Chupacabran (roughly translated to getsugare) true? Or is it just folklore? Or a madman in latex suit? When Maria Esperanza's uncle and his goats are assaulted and killed, she collects together a team of crypto zoology student ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary, psychotronic
Plot: uncover truth, supernatural, deadly creature, creature feature, legend, crimes, escapades, urban legend, danger, deadly, gory
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 2.7
 516
The Damned (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A clan of vampires has just moved into the neighborhood, and college student Tom accidentally discovers his new neighbors' secret. When the vampires find out that Tom knows, he must do whatever he can to survive. His two roommates, a horror fan ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: vampire, police investigation, crimes, supernatural, zombie, investigation, protagonist as suspect, amateur detective, heroes, religions or cults, college, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
LD 50 Lethal Dose (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Re-formed by a coded message to their web site, a group of animal rights activists set off to free an imprisoned colleague from a terrifying ordeal. Their rescue mission leads them to a disused lab, but what should have been a simple raid turns into ...
Style: psychological, serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: isolation, experiment gone awry, survival, frame up, laboratory, supernatural, rescue, confined, deadly creature, secret experiment, animal rights, time travel ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Butcher of Binbrook (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lizard Monster kept alive and buried.
Style: serious, slasher, scary, gothic, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, crimes, mad scientist, escapades, deadly creature, dangerous animal, mystery, zombie, disorder, chaos, mutant, psychopath ...
Time: 70s
Place: spain, madrid, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, slasher
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, sole survivor, crimes, escapades, serial killer, survival, woman in danger, evil child, supernatural, child killer, childhood friend ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Evil Heritage (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young girl is caught up in a devil cult run by her evil uncle and cousin. She can trust no one and even people she thought were dead comes back to haunt her.
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, cult, occult, devil, sex between cousins, supernatural ability, crimes, escapades, terrorism, clergy, wizards and magicians ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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13 Eerie (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Six ambitious forensic undergrads are pitted against one another on a scientific expedition to a remote island, vying to win an esteemed trainee position with the FBI. Unbeknownst to them, the site was formerly used as an illegal biological testing ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, captivating, serious
Plot: zombie, isolation, survival, supernatural, confined, experiment, island, left to die, eaten alive, student, once in a lifetime opportunity, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Devour (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Friends become increasingly addicted to a video game that has an evil agenda.
Style: scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful, slasher
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Hunchback of the Morgue (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Paul Naschy plays a hunchback with below average intelligence who works at the morgue. He is in love with a sickly girl who happens to be the only person who is kind to him. Each day he brings her flowers until the day she dies.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, offbeat
Plot: murder, mad scientist, morgue, fistfight, hunchback, rat, reanimation, necrophilia, experiment gone awry, disorder, supernatural, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Hood of the Living Dead (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Death is only the beginning for the young victim of a drive-by shooting. Devastated at the loss of his younger brother Jermaine, scientific older sibling Ricky uses the situation as an opportunity to test an experimental serum designed to breathe ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, experimental
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Vampyres (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A lesbian vampire couple haunt an abandoned castle and the English country side around it. They prey on passing motorists, whom they seduce, and murder.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, sexy, scary ...
Plot: vampire, murder, couples, investigation, countryside, dangerous attraction, supernatural, serial killer, obsession, who done it, zombie, femme fatale ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.3
 517
The Club (1994)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Time stops at midnight at the Senior Prom for five students, one murderous counselor, and John. They must find the courage to face themselves or, when time starts again, they may find that they are joining John's Club. All you have to do is ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, graphic violence, silly humor, youth, mentally unstable, supernatural, supernatural ability, zombie, ghost, destiny, high school, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.5
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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, stylized, serious ...
Plot: reincarnation, supernatural, obsession, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, mysterious character, ouija board, infidelity, resurrection, rivalry, vengeance, strong violent content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, supernatural, zombie, high school, obsession, murder, satanism, youth, escapades, crimes, good versus evil, ghost ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Prometheus Project (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Young Scientists Elizabeth Burns explores the impact on the human body stem cells. A specific feature of these cells to interact with dead flesh has been subjected to blackmail heroine is forced to continue chilling experiments. Once she recovers ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, scary
Plot: experiment gone awry, deadly creature, mad scientist, laboratory, supernatural, captivity, frankenstein's monster, zombie, hospital, disorder, science runs amok, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Severed (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A ritualistic serial killer is beheading victims all over a city, and those surrounding the case are pulled into his world as they try and stop him.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, rivalry, supernatural, psychopath, bounty hunter, crimes, law enforcement, investigation, master criminal, police investigation, private detective ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Amityville Dollhouse (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A dollhouse that is a replica of the infamous Amityville haunted house is given to a little girl. Soon after, all sorts of horrible unexplained accidents start to happen. The family must work together to fight off the terrifying evil that has ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, occult, supernatural, supernatural ability, missing child, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, family problems, paranormal phenomena, afterlife, zombie ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%