Movies like Shatterbrain

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Shatterbrain (1991)
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Shatterbrain (1991)
Original name: The Resurrected
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA, Australia
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, private detective, laboratory, h.p. lovecraft, zombie, crimes, supernatural, investigation, obsession, afterlife, supernatural ability, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, murder, danger, escapades, gory, disorder, deadly, experiment, occult, chemist, corpse, meat, ancestor ...
Time: 90s

Most similar movies to Shatterbrain

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and atmospheric films with plots about danger, supernatural, deadly, gory, crimes, zombie and escapades mostly in Horror, Comedy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Shatterbrain: Revenge of the Dead (1983), The Dead Hate the Living! (2000), Beyond the Wall of Sleep (2006), The Rage (2007), The Dead Next Door (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Revenge of the Dead (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 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: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, zombie, archaeologist, secret, typewriter, writers, investigation, mad scientist, danger, obsessive quest, escapades, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ 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: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, epic, humorous
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, danger, slasher, deadly creature, gory, chaos, deadly, escapades, supernatural, afterlife, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: suspenseful, bleak, serious, non-linear, psychological
Plot: obsession, supernatural, crimes, danger, murder, mental institution, ancient mystery, deadly, mental disorder, doctor, mountain, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.2
 2K
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
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, bio weapon, zombie, laboratory, monster, experiment, supernatural, experiment gone awry, vengeance, disorder, dangerous animal, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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: epic, stylized, rough, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, zombie, danger, rivalry, disorder, gory, chaos, vengeance, cons and scams, experiment gone awry, afterlife, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.4
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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: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, danger, rivalry, imaginary, deadly, supernatural ability, prostitute, domestic disturbance, escapades, mystery, slasher, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Terror of the Living Dead (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 91 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: serious, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Plot: zombie, supernatural, mad scientist, satanism, gothic horror, danger, deadly, disorder, gory, village, curses spells and rituals, conspiracy ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: scotland, europe, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, small town, ghost, murder, demon, crimes, danger, deadly, rivalry, vengeance, escapades, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.4
 283
Forever Evil (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The sole survivor of a backwoods massacre investigates the incident with the help of a photographer and a police officer. Soon, it becomes clear that they're up against nothing less than an ancient god!
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, ghost, serial killer, zombie, college, murder, danger, rivalry, supernatural ability, escapades, mentally unstable, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 2.2
 477
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, offbeat
Plot: zombie, vengeance, supernatural, gory, deadly, crimes, small town, circus, evil clown, killer clown, danger, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious, mind bending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, afterlife, mystery, investigation, deadly, danger, supernatural, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary, psychotronic
Plot: uncover truth, deadly creature, supernatural, deadly, danger, creature feature, legend, gory, escapades, crimes, urban legend
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 2.7
 493
The Damned (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 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: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: vampire, police investigation, danger, crimes, supernatural, deadly, zombie, slasher, imaginary, investigation, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.3
 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: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, obsession, murder, supernatural, chase, zombie, slasher, telephone call, afterlife, investigation, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.4
 929
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, crimes, survival, woman in danger, gory, serial killer, danger, deadly, escapades, reunion, childhood friend ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, suspenseful, scary, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: zombie, devil worship, murder, vampire, investigation, revenge, morgue, danger, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, escapades, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, england, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Frankenstein vs. the Creature from Blood Cove (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Near an isolated beach on California's coast, a sinister plan is underway in a laboratory of horror. Three renegade scientists have resurrected the Frankenstein Monster. . . legendary indestructible dead man come to life. . . and they have also ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: rivalry, mutant, experiment gone awry, isolation, deadly, mad scientist, danger, supernatural, deadly creature, escapades, chaos, reincarnation ...
Time: 1940s, contemporary, 20th century, 40s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: scary, gothic, mind bending, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, mad scientist, moth, chaos and mayhem, murder, who done it, laboratory, parents and children, plague, disorder, battles, gory ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Amityville Dollhouse (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 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, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, occult, supernatural, supernatural ability, missing child, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, family problems, danger, dollhouse, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Hood of the Living Dead (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 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: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, experimental
Plot: zombie, loss of brother, violence, danger, supernatural, urban ghetto life, teenage life, deadly, deadly creature, siblings relations, experiment gone awry, ghetto ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.4
 9K
The Sentinel (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A commitment-shy New York fashion model moves into an old brownstone apartment, meets her weird neighbours and discovers she’s sitting on the gateway to Hell.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, gothic, suspense ...
Plot: police detective, demon, murder, supernatural, ghost, hell, model, woman in danger, danger, investigation, crimes, secret society ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, new york, italy, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.0
 578
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: atmospheric, suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Plot: evil witch, resurrection, supernatural ability, supernatural, danger, youth, vengeance, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, deadly, seance, witch ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, scary
Plot: experiment gone awry, deadly, deadly creature, mad scientist, danger, laboratory, captivity, gory, supernatural, frankenstein's monster, zombie, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Jack-O (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A long long time ago a wizard was put to death, but he swore vengeance on the townsfolk that did him in, particularly Arthur Kelly's family. Arthur had done the final graces on him when he came back to life as Mr. Jack the Pumpkin Man. The ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: slasher, rivalry, supernatural ability, ghost, zombie, reincarnation, small town, gore, halloween, heroic mission, afterlife, small town life ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.3
 306
Scar (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While hiking in a remote forest, college student Zack disappears, leaving nothing but a bloody trail for his traumatized friend Tom. Now a year later and plagued by nightmares, Tom returns to the woods with Zack's girlfriend Jenny in a last ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: murder, small town, serial killer, investigation, missing person, deadly, gory, danger, crimes, amateur detective, mystery, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Night of the Living Dead 3D (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Both an homage to and a re-imagining of the original 1968 film, this update follows a group of survivors trapped in a farmhouse battling a siege of undead zombies....in 3D!
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, tense, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, deadly, danger, gory, isolation, mortician, drugs/alcohol, farm, chaos, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.8
 358
Bite Me! (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a new strain of marijuana is delivered to a remote strip club, an army of insect creatures hungry for human blood starts feeding on the staff and patrons. Soon the bugs cause provocative havoc as their bite elicits a particularly potent ...
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, mutant, deadly, deadly creature, drug dealing, escapades, supernatural, chaos, heroes, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.1
 3K
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: atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, scary, sexy ...
Plot: vampire, investigation, murder, couples, gory, serial killer, supernatural, countryside, dangerous attraction, who done it, obsession, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.4
 2K
Devil Doll (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: An evil hyponotist/ventriloquist plots to gain an heiress' millions.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, mind control, shrinking, ventriloquist, hypnosis, woman in danger, murder, gory, danger, serial killer, ghost, kidnapping ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: survival, isolation, experiment gone awry, deadly, rescue, deadly creature, danger, confined, supernatural, frame up, laboratory, secret experiment ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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