Movies like Shaun of the Dead

If you like "Shaun of the Dead" you are looking for dark humor, witty and humorous movies about / with zombie apocalypse, zombie, cult, siege, survival, friends and parody themes of Comedy and Horror genre shot in UK or France.
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Shaun of the Dead (2004)
 7.9
 514K
Shaun of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Shaun lives a supremely uneventful life, which revolves around his girlfriend, his mother, and, above all, his local pub. This gentle routine is threatened when the dead return to life and make strenuous attempts to snack on ordinary Londoners.
Style: dark humor, witty, humorous, not serious, cult film, absurd, macabre, satirical, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, cult, siege, survival, friends, parody, anti heroes, zombie attack, supernatural, misfit, chases and races, race against time, slacker, death, pub, zombie outbreak, winchester rifle, gory, cannibalism, graphic violence, shooting, danger, back from the dead, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, england, london, britain

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Most similar movies to Shaun of the Dead

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, scary, dark humor and cult film films with plots about zombie, deadly, supernatural, danger, blood, gore and gory mostly in Horror, Comedy and Action genres. Some movies like Shaun of the Dead: Hot Fuzz (2007), The World's End (2013), Zombieland (2009), Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010), Zombieland (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.8
 465K
Hot Fuzz (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Top London cop, PC Nicholas Angel is good. Too good. To stop the rest of his team from looking bad, he is reassigned to the quiet town of Sandford, paired with simple country cop, and everything seems quiet until two actors are found decapitated. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, cult film, absurd, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, murder, parody, arrest, new job, serial killer, partner, conspiracy, village, fish out of water, disorder, rivals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 7.0
 261K
The World's End (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Five friends who reunite in an attempt to top their epic pub crawl from 20 years earlier unwittingly become humankind's only hope for survival.
Style: witty, humorous, absurd, twists and turns, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: apocalypse, small town, anti hero, british, reunion, obsessive quest, bar, escapades, anti heroes, profanity, alcohol abuse, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1990
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.6
 521K
Zombieland (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Columbus has made a habit of running from what scares him. Tallahassee doesn't have fears. If he did, he'd kick their ever-living ass. In a world overrun by zombies, these two are perfectly evolved survivors. But now, they're about to ...
Style: funny, dark humor, absurd, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, post apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, road trip, danger, plague, chaos and mayhem, parody, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, hollywood star
Place: usa, washington d.c., los angeles, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two hillbillies are suspected of being killers by a group of paranoid college kids camping near the duo's West Virginian cabin. As the body count climbs, so does the fear and confusion as the college kids try to seek revenge against the pair.
Style: dark humor, humorous, absurd, funny, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: death, nothing goes right, friends, vacation, in the woods, youth, student, buddies, disorder, accidental killing, cabin in the woods, slasher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three scouts and lifelong friends join forces with one badass cocktail waitress to become the world’s most unlikely team of heroes. When their peaceful town is ravaged by a zombie invasion, they’ll fight for the badge of a lifetime and put ...
Style: not serious, humorous, bloody, scary, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, friendship, danger, gory, strip club, small town, youth, teenager, camp ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.9
 7K
Zombieland (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Zombieland follows four survivors outwitting zombies and searching for a place to call home.
Style: dark humor, humorous, absurd, road movie, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, anti hero, escapades, chaos and mayhem, parody, anti heroes, danger, survival, post apocalypse, road trip, corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Life After Beth (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Zach is devastated by the unexpected death of his girlfriend, Beth. When she mysteriously returns, he gets a second chance at love. Soon his whole world turns upside down...
Style: semi serious, dark humor, humorous, not serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural romance, danger, life turned upside down, disorder, youth, deadly, couple relations, drugs/alcohol, supernatural, young lovers, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Zombies Anonymous: Last Rites of the Dead (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In an imagined reality where zombies coexist with ordinary mortal folk, the undead are considered second-class citizens. Angela finds this out the hard way when she's shot by her boyfriend and must learn to adjust to her new zombie lifestyle. ...
Style: suspenseful, not serious, humorous, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, plague, supernatural, support group, deadly, undead, social misfits, society, international crisis, rivalry, graphic violence, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.8
 220K
Warm Bodies (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a zombie becomes involved with the girlfriend of one of his victims, their romance sets in motion a sequence of events that might transform the entire lifeless world.
Style: offbeat, sentimental, humorous, light, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural romance, fall in love, forbidden love, love and romance, zombie apocalypse, young man, young woman, supernatural, danger, power of love, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Survival of the Dead (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On an island off the coast of North America, local residents simultaneously fight a zombie epidemic while hoping for a cure to return their un-dead relatives back to their human state.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, scary, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, island, apocalypse, survival, gory, violence spree, deadly, chaos, group of strangers, supernatural, danger, siege ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: delaware, usa, philadelphia, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.5
 641
Corona Zombies (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Ditsy damsels in distress, toilet paper famine, inept world leaders, mass-media gone wild, a virus from Hell and hordes of ghouls hungry for human flesh combine in Full Moon's maniacal horror comedy hybrid CORONA ZOMBIES!
Style: dark humor, humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, killings, survival, survival horror, zombification, deadly, graphic violence, chaos, attack, gory, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Day of the Dead (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The final chapter of George A. Romero's "Dead Trilogy". In an underground government installation they are searching for a cure to overcome this strange transformation into zombies. Unfortunately, the zombies from above ground have ...
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, insanity, survival, chaos, danger, deadly, deadly creature, mad scientist, living dead, cannibalism ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.9
 1K
Kill Zombie! (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The bizarre story takes place in Amsterdam-West, where a virus turns people into bloodthirsty zombies. Although much blood is flowing and many limbs chopped off, there is a lot to laugh at in this bizarre horror comedy.
Style: humorous, dark humor, captivating, tense, not serious ...
Plot: zombie, survival, danger, parody, chaos, buddies, supernatural, deadly, rescue mission, chaos and mayhem, friends, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: amsterdam, europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
The Zombie King (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Samuel Peters (Edward Furlong), once an ordinary man, dabbles in the laws of voodoo to bring his wife back from the grave. He soon encounters the God of malevolence ‘Kalfu’ (Corey Feldman), and makes a pact with him to destroy the underworld and ...
Style: not serious, suspense, dark humor, humorous, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, survival, danger, deadly, chaos and mayhem, reincarnation, voodoo, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, gore, death of wife, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Dance of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With Prom only hours away, the usual suspects of Cosa High (Cheerleaders, geeks, bad boys and the happy-go-lucky student council alike) are preoccupied with the annual rituals of teendom. On the night of the big dance when the dead unexpectedly rise ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, scary, bloody, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, high school, back from the dead, prom, gory, supernatural, save the day, anti hero, unlikely couple, anti heroes, violence, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.7
 28K
Fido (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Timmy Robinson's best friend in the whole wide world is a six-foot tall rotting zombie named Fido. But when Fido eats the next-door neighbor, Mom and Dad hit the roof, and Timmy has to go to the ends of the earth to keep Fido a part of the ...
Style: humorous, touching, stylized, witty, atmospheric ...
Plot: zombie, suburbs, housewife, siege, monster, cannibalism, back from the dead, small town, master and servant, child's point of view, satire, unlikely hero ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, vampire, danger, escapades ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.4
 13K
Undead (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A quaint Australian fishing village is overcome by meteorites that turn its residents into the ravenous undead, leaving a small group of those unharmed to find a way out.
Style: scary, humorous, suspenseful, dark humor, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, survival, small town, plague, danger, save the world, isolation, apocalypse, comet, anti hero, invasion ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Dead Snow 2: Red vs. Dead (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Norway, Iceland, USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The gruesome Nazi Zombies are back to finish their mission, but our hero is not willing to die. He is gathering his own army to give them a final fight.
Style: humorous, scary, not serious, dark humor, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: zombie, young heroes, supernatural, parody, survival, back from the dead, world war two, deadly, danger, nazi zombie, nazi occultism, gore ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Cockneys vs Zombies (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A gang of bank robbers team up with the residents of an old people's home to try to survive a zombie outbreak.
Style: dark humor, scary, humorous, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, cannibalism, rescue, survival, retirement home, danger, golden years, deadly, elderly, supernatural, chaos, infected ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.1
 200K
Planet Terror (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two doctors find their graveyard shift inundated with townspeople ravaged by sores. Among the wounded is Cherry, a dancer whose leg was ripped from her body. As the invalids quickly become enraged aggressors, Cherry and her ex-boyfriend Wray lead a ...
Style: dark humor, exciting, rough, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, violent, survival, save the world, infected, zombie apocalypse, cannibalism, chaos and mayhem, military base, anti hero, violence, gory ...
Time: 2000s, 70s
Place: texas, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.8
 738
Buck Wild (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A hunting vacation goes horribly awry for 4 friends after they accidentally shoot the lease's land owner.
Style: scary, not serious, humorous, sexy
Plot: zombie, danger, deadly, confined, buddies, survival, friends, supernatural, hunting, sex, profanity, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Night of the Living Dead (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In this remake of the original classic film, a group of people are trapped inside a farmhouse as legions of the walking dead try to get inside and use them for food.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, brutal, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, survival, cannibalism, chaos, back from the dead, danger, woman in danger, small town, apocalypse, death, farmhouse, eaten alive ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s, year 1990
Place: pennsylvania, usa, america, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Cabin in the Woods (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five college friends spend the weekend at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover the truth behind the cabin in the woods.
Style: scary, dark humor, surreal, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Plot: danger, supernatural, monster, death, zombie, deathtrap, cabin in the woods, creature, survival, in the woods, fear, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 20th century, year 2009 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
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, mortician, back from the dead, punk, cannibalism, nuclear, monster, nudity (full frontal - brief), crematorium, living dead, undead, attic ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: usa, kentucky, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
Stacy: Attack of the Schoolgirl Zombies (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: This 2001 J-Horror effort from director Naoyuki Tomomatsu is set in a future dystopia where teenaged girls begin dying for no apparent reason -- and often in an elated, chronically happy state of mind. One of these girls, Stacy, is back from the ...
Style: rough, scary, serious, dark humor, horror spoof ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, schoolgirl, disobey, chaos, deadly, supernatural, danger, plague, future dystopia, survival horror, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, falling in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.2
 20K
Cemetery Man (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A cemetery man has the unusual problem of the dead rising from the grave. Himself and his assistant must end these creatures' lives again after they are reborn. Everything is going well until "She" comes along and stirs things up a ...
Style: gothic, humorous, macabre, scary, semi serious ...
Plot: zombie, insanity, mayor, undead, supernatural, grim reaper, danger, love and romance, reincarnation, mute or deaf, deadly, back from the dead ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Zombies Vs. Strippers (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The Tough Titty is about to go under after losing a lot of money and gaining no customers. After they bring together their staff for the night to declare bankruptcy and lay offs, little do they know that around them the city is being sieged by the ...
Style: rough, humorous, exciting, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, survival, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, chaos, woman in danger, biker gang, stripper, strip club ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.8
 906
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, supernatural, deadly, danger, gory, small town, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), satire, small town life, store, blood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.0
 21K
Doghouse (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Six men with mid-life anxiety set out for a weekend in the country in an attempt to reconnect with their masculinity. What they find is a catastrophe so horrible and bizarre that a mid-life crisis turns out to be exactly what they need to survive ...
Style: humorous, not serious, melancholic, absurd, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, battle of the sexes, virus, friendship, cannibalism, danger, disorder, supernatural, chaos, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%