Movies like Return of the Living Dead II

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Return of the Living Dead II (1988)
 5.9
 18K
Return of the Living Dead II (1988)
Original name: Return of the Living Dead Part II
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of kids discover one of the drums containing a rotting corpse and release the 2-4-5 Trioxin gas into the air, causing the dead to once again rise from the grave and seek out brains.
Style: humorous, scary, rough, suspenseful, semi serious, cult film, psychotronic, harsh, awful, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, suburbs, undead, gory, supernatural, survival, parody, plague, experiment gone awry, slasher, danger, chaos and mayhem, chaos, escapades, disorder, deadly, deadly creature, nosy, toxic waste, blood, gore, army, living dead, cemetery, lightning ...
Time: 80s, 20th century

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Most similar movies to Return of the Living Dead II

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, humorous and rough films with plots about zombie, supernatural, deadly, gory, danger, escapades and chaos mostly in Horror, Comedy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Return of the Living Dead II: Class of Nuke 'Em High (1986), Parts of the Family (2003), Beyond Re-Animator (2003), Re-Animator (1985), Chopper Chicks in Zombietown (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, rough, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, punk, back from the dead, mortician, cannibalism, nuclear, monster, nudity (full frontal - brief), crematorium, warehouse, undead, attic ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: usa, kentucky, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Class of Nuke 'Em High (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The pupils at a high school next to a nuclear power plant start acting and looking strange after buying contaminated drugs from a plant worker.
Style: humorous, dark humor, offbeat, not serious, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, nudity (full frontal - brief), contamination, superhuman powers, school, stoners, zombie, gory, gang, supernatural, deadly, slasher ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Parts of the Family (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Belgium, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Beyond the front door of an old, decrepit house is buried a horrible and tragic past. One horryfing and gory night a family of four is brutally hacked to pieces. The only survivor is the young and beautiful housekeeper, Ella. When she steps out of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, humorous, semi serious, scary
Plot: zombie, murder, survival, confined, deadly creature, supernatural, escapades, danger, chaos, gory, isolation, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Return of the Living Dead: Necropolis (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teenagers who, in an attempt to rescue their friend from an evil corporation, end up releasing a horde of blood thirsty zombies.
Style: humorous, bleak, suspenseful, semi serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, plague, survival, gore, undead, experiment gone awry, high school, chaos and mayhem, mad scientist, supernatural, slasher, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Beyond Re-Animator (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Once again tampering with mother nature to disastrous results, Dr. Herbert West continues his research while serving time in a maximum security prison for his previous exploits. West's limited prison-cell experiments are suddenly interrupted by ...
Style: dark humor, scary, disturbing, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, prison, experiment, convict, insanity, danger, violence, doctor, laboratory, survival, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 55K
Re-Animator (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A dedicated student at a medical college and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue when an odd new student arrives on campus.
Style: cult film, dark humor, humorous, sinister, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, zombie, overdose, decapitation, bodies, obsession, death, hospital, insanity, danger, murder, strangulation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe, austria, massachusetts, zurich switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Chopper Chicks in Zombietown (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Riding around on their motorbikes, a gang of tough women bikers are the only thing that stands between a crowd of zombies, which have been accidentally let out of their secure cave, and those still alive in the town.
Style: humorous, offbeat, suspenseful, rough, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, small town, mad scientist, chase, gory, apocalypse, supernatural, orphan, survival, leadership, vampire, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Return of the Living Dead: Rave to the Grave (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A college student creates and sells a drug called 'Z' on campus which resurrects the living dead, who wreak havoc at a Halloween rave.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rave, zombie, chaos, disorder, college life, danger, supernatural, deadly, youth, slasher, experiment gone awry, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 4.7
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Dead Meat (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Ireland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Helena and Martins vacation to Ireland quickly transforms into a nightmare as a virus which turns humans into flesh-eating zombies is starting to spread.
Style: suspenseful, rough, semi serious, humorous, scary
Plot: zombie, survival, deadly creature, plague, gory, supernatural, deadly, danger, rescue, chaos, countryside, illness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Redneck Zombies (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A barrel of radioactive waste is lost out in the woods. Some demented rednecks find it and use it as part of their still. Everybody who drinks from the liquor they produced turns into a zombie.
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, humorous, rough, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, toxic, in the woods, disorder, chaos, gory, anti hero, friends, apocalypse, plague, destiny, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 80s
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Blood Suckers from Outer Space (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Farmers in Texas become brainwashed bloodsuckers.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, zombie, countryside, military life, experiment gone awry, survival, escapades, heroes, space and aliens, danger, supernatural, deadly creature ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Night of the Creeps (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1959, an alien experiment crashes to earth and infects a fraternity member. They freeze the body, but in the modern day, two geeks pledging a fraternity accidentally thaw the corpse, which proceeds to infect the campus with parasites that ...
Style: suspenseful, not serious, macabre, atmospheric, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, teen comedy
Plot: parasite, alien, axe, zombie, survival, monster, violence, undead, teenager, police, college, corpse ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 20th century, year 1959, year 1986 ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Blood Beach (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Something or someone is attacking people one by one on the beach. Some of them are mutilated, but most of them are sucked into the sand, disappearing without a trace. What is the creature responsible? Where does it live, and where did it come from? ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, suspense, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, monster, investigation, gory, supernatural, crimes, escapades, danger, deadly, missing person, death, slasher ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 ⇓
36%
Dead & Deader (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Lt. Bobby Quinn is a Special Forces commando killed during a recon mission in the Cambodian jungle. But when Quinn interrupts his own stateside autopsy, he discovers that the rest of his dead squad has been resurrected with a ravenous apetite for ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, infection, plague, plastic surgeon, apocalypse, survival, supernatural, escapades, a.i., gory, experiment gone awry, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cambodia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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C.H.U.D. (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A rash of bizarre murders in New York City seems to point to a group of grotesquely deformed vagrants living in the sewers. A courageous policeman, a photo journalist and his girlfriend, and a nutty bum, who seems to know a lot about the creatures, ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, toxic, mutant, zombie, police investigation, experiment gone awry, bum, murder, survival, danger, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Zombie Town (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Local mechanic Jake LaFond's life is suddenly disrupted when mysterious parasites transform the law-abiding citizens of his quaint hometown into hoards of cannibalistic zombies. Isolated from the outside world by an accident on the only road ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious
Plot: plague, zombie, deadly creature, danger, chaos, experiment gone awry, isolation, violence spree, deadly, survival, disorder, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
C.H.U.D. II - Bud the Chud (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A military experiment to create a race of super-warriors go awry, and legions of murderous zombies are unleased upon a surburan neighborhood.
Style: scary, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, monster, mutant, halloween, teenager, reanimated corpse, blood splatter, mutation, pitchfork, experiment, severed head, corpse ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
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Corpses (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: rough, suspenseful, semi serious, scary, humorous
Plot: zombie, mortician, chaos, deadly, mad scientist, supernatural, vengeance, experiment gone awry, gory, rivalry, crimes, profanity ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
 987
Dr. Caligari (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Mrs. Van Houten has shown signs of losing touch with reality, and her husband discusses possible treatment with Dr. Caligari, who says Mrs. Van Houten has a disease of the libido.
Style: cult film, semi serious, scary, offbeat, humorous ...
Plot: surrealism, mental institution, danger, deadly, crimes, supernatural, deadly creature, escapades, zombie, serial killer, mad scientist, mental illness ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Parasite (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Paul Dean has created a deadly parasite that is now attached to his stomach. He and his female companion, Patricia Welles, must find a way to destroy it while also trying to avoid Ricus, his rednecks, and an evil government agent named Merchant.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: future dystopia, mad scientist, survival, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, bio weapon, save the world, danger, plague, gang, desert, parasite ...
Time: future, year 1992, near future, 1990s, 90s ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 2K
Bio-Zombie (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A soft drink tainted with bio-chemicals has the power to turn people into flesh-eating zombies.
Style: rough, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, store, friendship, shopping mall, survival, danger, deadly, supernatural, chaos, plague, bio weapon, cannibalism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Humans vs Zombies (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dark Comedy and Horror unite in this satirical thriller based on the "Live Action Role-Playing" game of the same name. Students on summer break are exposed to a deadly virus that is spread rapidly through direct human contact. The infected ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, danger, heroes, deadly, chaos, gory, graphic violence, virus, blood splatter, chaos and mayhem ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
 2.9
 906
Zombie Wars (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Fifty years after a world-wide zombie epidemic had begun, a small group of rebel soldiers learn that intelligent zombies have begun breeding humans for food. The soldiers plan an all-out war to rid the Earth of the flesh-eating monsters for good, as ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, scary, exciting ...
Plot: zombie, soldier, blood, survival, supernatural, chaos, deadly, gory, danger, survival horror, gore, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.8
 898
Hide and Creep (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Residents of a small Southern town contend with bloodthirsty zombies, a mysterious flying saucer, and bad television reception.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, rough, humorous, scary ...
Plot: zombie, deadly, danger, supernatural, gory, small town, store, small town life, satire, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, guts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Night Shadows (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When two brothers, Josh and Mike, go to a small southern town for a vacation, they find most of the residents either dead or missing. When Mike himself goes missing, Josh teams up with the local sheriff and an attractive school teacher to find him ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, mutant, small town, deadly creature, deadly, danger, experiment gone awry, chaos, plague, toxic, toxic waste ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Last of the Living (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A contagious virus is turning everyone into zombies, and the only hope for survival lies in the hands of three couch potatoes.
Style: rough, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, scary ...
Plot: survival, zombie, save the world, chaos, apocalypse, danger, virus, comedy team, human flesh, escapades, heroes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
House of the Dead 2 (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Guesta Verde University, the deranged Professor Curien is trying to bring back the dead, killing students for the experiment. There is an outbreak of zombies in the campus, and the government sends a NSA medical research team, formed by Dr. ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival horror, explosion, axe, gory, antidote, chaos, disorder, vampire, supernatural, chases and races, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Silent Night, Zombie Night (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A week before Christmas a viral outbreak turns the citizens of Los Angeles into the walking dead. On the brink of severing ties with both his wife and longtime partner, L.A.P.D. officer Frank Talbot finds himself trapped with them. As death closes ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, christmas horror, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, love triangle, chaos, danger, escapades, virus, violence, christmas, murder, chaos and mayhem, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Man's Best Friend (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A dog turns from man's best friend into man's worst nightmare as he attacks everything that moves.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer dog, mad scientist, chase, anti heroes, dog, dangerous animal, survival, gory, danger, supernatural, anti hero, laboratory ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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