Movies like Scalps

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Scalps (1983)
 3.9
 1K
Scalps (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Silly group of college science students go an dig around in an indian burial ground for artifacts. Unfortunately, one of them becomes possessed by the evil spirit of Black Claw so he must therefore slaughter all of his friends.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, cult film, splatter
Plot: ghost, student, cemetery, revenge, possession, desecration, scalping, burial ground, vengeful ghost, indian burial ground, teenager, native american, demon, rape, car, supernatural, female nudity, warrior, archaeologist, excavation, supernatural power, murder, breasts, ruins, corpse ...

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Most similar movies to Scalps

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out slasher, psychotronic, scary and suspenseful films with plots about murder, supernatural, ghost, violence, supernatural power, possession and demon mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like Scalps: The Cemetery (2013), Nurse Sherri (1978), Twisted Nightmare (1987), Blood Beat (1983), Meatcleaver Massacre (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Cemetery (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Deep in the Pennsylvania hills, a cemetery for those who died during exorcism remains a dark secret for the church. In 1671, hundreds of men, women, and children suffered in bloody, torturous rituals at the hands of priests unable to contain the ...
Style: scary, bleak, psychotronic, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost hunter, cemetery, possession, grave, violence, cult, gore, murder, peril, paranormal investigation, paranormal, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.5
 613
Nurse Sherri (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A hospital nurse is possessed by an evil spirit, and proceeds to kill off the hospital's patients.
Style: psychotronic, slasher
Plot: possession, murder, surgery, occult, violence, nurse, demon, exploitation, operation, pitchfork, professor, flashback ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Twisted Nightmare (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of teenagers win a trip to a summer camp they had attended as children. However, soon after they get there they begin to disappear one by one. The survivors suspect that the disappearances may be connected to the death of a handicapped child ...
Style: slasher, splatter, psychotronic
Plot: summer camp, murder, throat slitting, exploitation, double impalement, gore, monster, impalement, disembodied head, female nudity, mutilation, teenager ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 4.7
 782
Blood Beat (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman who lives in deer-hunting country in rural Wisconsin is possessed by the spirit of a Japanese samurai warrior.
Style: slasher, psychotronic
Plot: possession, supernatural, samurai warrior, sword, female protagonist, gore, occult, holiday horror, christmas, ghost, samurai, supernatural power ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Meatcleaver Massacre (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four crazed killers, butchered his wife, son and daughter. From his hospital deathbed he called upon the power of the occult for revenge... And he got it, he really got it!
Style: psychotronic, cult film, slasher, splatter
Plot: strangulation, professor, murder, knife, supernatural, actor, ghost, demon, murder of family, blood, supernatural power
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Abomination (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mother obsessed with mind-altering televangelism consequently vomits a pulsating growth that slithers down the throat of her son during the night. Upon spewing the parasite, the son is driven by an uncontrollable force to murder and feed corpses ...
Style: splatter, slasher, psychotronic
Plot: tumor, supernatural, possession, gore, murder, doctor, breakfast, boss, demon, televangelist, cat, man eating monster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Nightmare Cinema (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A series of down-on-their-luck individuals enter the decrepit and spine-chilling Rialto theater, only to have their deepest and darkest fears brought to life on the silver screen by The Projectionist – a mysterious, ghostly figure who holds the ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, scary, anthology ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, hospital, child murder, child in peril, ghost, demonic possession, teenage boy, graphic violence, possession, gore, evil, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Insight of Evil (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Teenagers go to party at summer cottage and are killed off by vengeful soul.
Style: slasher
Plot: rape, masturbation, female nudity, missing girl, possession, ghost, urination, twin sister, revenge, zombie, gore, supernatural horror ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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The Unnamable II: The Statement of Randolph Carter (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A creature of demonic nature, too hideous to have a name, once again terrorizes the college kids that summoned it.
Style: serious, mind bending, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: ghost, demon, curses spells and rituals, strong violent content, deadly, deadly creature, ancient mystery, danger, graphic violence, college, nudity (full frontal - brief), imaginary ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Vault of Terror II: The Undead (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Following the macabre footsteps of the first VAULT OF TERROR installment, this sequel anthology film tells six more evil, demonic, hellish tales of dread and horror by some of the genre's best filmmakers.
Style: slasher, suspense, anthology, scary, psychotronic
Plot: paranormal phenomena, demon, violence, supernatural power, paranormal, supernatural, monster, killings, exorcism, ghost, characters in danger, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Demon Legacy (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a remote mountain lodge, five sorority sisters accidentally unleash an unholy entity, and must battle evil and each other to stop it from devouring mankind.
Style: suspense, bleak, scary, rough
Plot: demon, possession, paranormal, evil spirit, ghost, sorority, peril, rescue, paranormal phenomena, battles, revenge, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: small town, reincarnation, zombie, supernatural ability, ghost, rivalry, gore, halloween, escapades, danger, mysterious character, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, indian burial ground, supernatural, murder, family in danger, paranormal, haunted, danger, mystery, deadly, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975, year 1974
Place: long island, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 3.5
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Hellgate (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: South Africa
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A motorcycle gang kidnaps a young woman, Josie, from a diner and brutally kills her. Many years later, the girl's father finds a magic crystal that can bring the life back to dead objects. He uses it to re-animate his daughter. He lets her ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, supernatural, ghost, small town, serial killer, gory, murder, motorcycle gang, diner, gang, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 3.4
 311
Spirits (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A priest, trying to regain his standing in the church after "falling" and sleeping with a woman, teams with a group of ESP experts to investigate a haunted house. It doesn't help that one of the experts is a beautiful young woman.
Style: rough, scary, serious
Plot: haunted house, investigation, femme fatale, danger, ghost, rivalry, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), profanity, reincarnation, afterlife, murder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 3.0
 464
Carnage (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Carol and Jonathan, a newlywed couple, move into their new house which is haunted by the ghosts of another newlywed couple who commited suicide in the house three years earlier.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: newlywed, ghost, pursuit, supernatural power, couples, electrocuted, supernatural, priest, gore, haunted house, possession, married couple ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.2
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Mortuary (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Christie Parson has constant nightmares of her father's death whom died in a swimming pool. Christie's mother thinks it was an accident, but Christie believes in was murder. Christie then see's an unknown figure dressed in a cape ...
Style: cult film, splatter, psychotronic, slasher, surprise ending
Plot: morgue, masked killer, corpse, killer, sleepwalking, murder, nightmare, investigation, cemetery, violence, satanic cult, black magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.2
 25
869 (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Eight aspiring actresses are thrown together in a house to compete for title of Scream Queen. Little do they or the crew know that the house is haunted by a ghost seeking revenge. Who will live, who will die in this horror comedy that pokes fun at ...
Style: scary, psychotronic, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, vengeful ghost, revenge, death, blood, paranormal, demon, supernatural ability, violence, supernatural power, supernatural, murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 2.0
 37
Demon Mind (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Russia
Duration: 54 min.
Story: An ancient demon head and a pair of demonic battle axes transforms a collector into a hideous and barbaric demon who slaughters any soul caught in his blood thirsty eyes.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, scary, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: demon, vengeance, blood, priest, possession, church, violence, nightmare, death, revenge, murder, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Ghost of Camp Blood (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: For years, the infamous Blackwood Forest was terrorized by the Camp Blood Killer. Now, the killer is back as a vengeful spirit seeking revenge from beyond the grave.
Style: slasher, splatter, psychotronic, scary, bleak ...
Plot: killer clown, spirit, evil clown, clown, masked killer, supernatural power, supernatural, peril, paranormal investigation, murder, paranormal, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.2
 2K
Death Spa (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Michael's health club is beseiged with a series of terrible murders involving killer saunas and other grisly devices. Michael's wife killed herself a while before and her brother holds Michael responsible. Michael needs to stop the ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, ghost, spa, rivalry, stalking, deadly, supernatural, mentally unstable, crimes, farm, burned alive, gory ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.4
 561
Death Screams (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Locals are celebrating the last night of carnival, such as newly in-love couple Bob and Kathy, coach, Neil Marshall, waitresses, timid blonde Lily and comely, nubile Ramona, their boss Jackson and learning difficulties teenage peeping tom Casey ...
Style: slasher, cult film
Plot: throat slitting, shot to death, gore, cemetery, blood splatter, exploding head, sheriff, carnival ride, stalking, severed head, fat man, severed arm ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.4
 581
A Dead Calling (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young television reporter (or "investigative journalist") is attacked in her home, leading to her boyfriend being murdered. Six months later she returns to work in a smaller town, and stumbles across a house full of ghosts trying to call ...
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, crimes, supernatural, deadly, danger, murder, media, journalism, family problems, terrorism, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 4.8
 328
Crash! (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jealous invalid husband tries to kill sexy blond wife, who uses occult powers and devices to try to kill him.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: car accident, occult, possession, car, black magic, demon, guard dog, bandaged face, animal attack, doctor patient relationship, demonic possession, police car ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Blood Descendants (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A hundred years after being brutally murdered by the justice-seeking citizens of a small town, a supernatural killer fulfills his promise to return from the grave and seek vengeance against the descendents of the people who slaughtered him.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, deadly, ghost, crimes, danger, psychopath, murder, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, serial killer, supernatural ability, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.2
 347
555 (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A spate of killings of teenagers by a maniac dressed like a hippie causes a detective to check the records for similar killings. He discovers that every five years, in the fifth month of the year, for five consecutive days, the same type of killings ...
Style: slasher, surprise ending, splatter
Plot: gore, teenager, murder, killer, maniac, violence, sergeant, colonel, hippie, nudity (full frontal - brief), blood, fake beard ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Demon Lover (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A group of teenagers hanging around a cemetery get involved with a satanic priest who calls up a demon from hell.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: cult, arrow, murder, sex, occult, death, possession, demon, supernatural power, supernatural, satanism, revenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.5
 170
Back from Hell (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An aspiring movie star sells his soul. Things go wrong, as they tend to. He goes home, which leads to all manner of unpleasantry for himself and his childhood friend, who has become a priest.
Style: satanic, psychotronic, splatter, cult film
Plot: bible, car, held captive, tied up, hanging, confession, zombie, river, shooting, cemetery, supernatural horror, dream ...
Place: michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.9
 651
Beyond Evil (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An architect and his wife moves into a house with a bloody past and a 100 year old ghost, who possesses the wife.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: honeymoon, occult, murder, revenge, witch, possession, ghost, voodoo, mansion, haunted house, magic, supernatural power
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Horror Rises from the Tomb (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In Medieval France a warlock is be-headed and his wife tortured and executed. Hundreds of years later an isolated group of people discover his head buried on their property. Soon it comes back to life, possessing people and using them to commit ...
Style: gothic horror, scary, suspenseful, slasher, serious ...
Plot: ghost, murder, seance, zombie, revenge, death, coffin, witchcraft, vigilante, occult, decapitation, mysterious character ...
Time: middle ages, 70s, 1400s, 15th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%