Movies like Shivers

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Shivers (1975)
 6.6
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Shivers
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The residents of a suburban high-rise apartment building are being infected by a strain of parasites that turn them into mindless, sex-crazed fiends out to infect others by the slightest sexual contact.
Style: sexual, scary, offbeat, serious, witty, disturbing, macabre, erotic, rough, bloody ...
Plot: mad scientist, gory, zombie, violence, blood, splatter, pornography, murder, sexualized violence, island, gore, death, visceral, obsession, doctors, race against time, brutality, sex, violence spree, violent, chaos and mayhem, plague, sexuality, body horror, parasite ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: canada
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Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Canada
87 min.
 7.3
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Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Spain
78 min.
 7.5
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Most similar movies to Shivers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and bloody films with plots about splatter, brutality, blood, catastrophe, gory, violence and deadly mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Shivers: Rabid (1977), The Brood (1979), From Beyond (1986), Videodrome (1983), Scanners (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.4
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Rabid
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After undergoing radical surgery for injuries from a motorcycle accident, a young woman develops a strange phallic growth on her body and a thirst for human blood -- the only nourishment that will now sustain her.
Style: disturbing, scary, biting, serious, rough ...
Plot: gory, vampire, motorcycle, zombie, mad scientist, blood, cannibalism, violence, splatter, visceral, clinic, mutant ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: canada, mine, quebec, montreal quebec
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System:   95%
    User:   98%
 
 6.9
 21K
The Brood
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man tries to uncover an unconventional psychologist's therapy techniques on his institutionalized wife, while a series of brutal attacks committed by a brood of mutant children coincides with the husband's investigation.
Style: psychological, disturbing, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, vengeance, psychiatry, divorce, serial killer, child abuse, blood, mental illness, doctors and patients, mutant, visceral ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: kindergarten, canada
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    User:   92%
 
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From Beyond
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of scientists have developed the Resonator, a machine which allows whoever is within range to see beyond normal perceptible reality. But when the experiment succeeds, they are immediately attacked by terrible life forms.
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious, macabre ...
Plot: mad scientist, gory, zombie, murder, supernatural, insanity, monster, transformation, blood, laboratory, splatter, torture ...
Time: 80s
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System:   52%
    User:   58%
 
 7.3
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Videodrome
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A sleazy cable-TV programmer begins to see his life and the future of media spin out of control in a very unusual fashion when he acquires a new kind of programming for his station.
Style: surreal, disturbing, psychological, dark humor, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, cult, obsession, brainwashing, surrealism, television, pornography, violence, cyberpunk, insanity, sex, male nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   48%
 
 6.8
 41K
Scanners
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Darryl Revok is the most powerful of all the scanners, and is the head of the underground scanner movement for world domination. Scanners have great psychic power, strong enough to control minds; they can inflict enormous pain/damage on their ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, tense, serious ...
Plot: gory, violence, blood, master villain, mind control, brutality, splatter, gore, visceral, supernatural ability, mad scientist, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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System:   44%
    User:   49%
 
Humanoids from the Deep
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: They're not human. But they hunt human women. Not for killing. For mating.
Style: scary, serious, rough, bloody, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gory, rape, mad scientist, zombie, survival, monster, gore, splatter, supernatural, blood, violence, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   48%
 
 6.9
 22K
Zombie
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A zombie is found aboard a boat off the New York coast which belongs to a famous scientist. A journalist travels to the Antilles with the daughter of the scientist. They discover a terrifying disease which is turning the islanders into horrifying ...
Style: scary, bloody, serious, rough, biting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, gory, mad scientist, island, shark, violence, cannibalism, survival, voodoo, supernatural, apocalypse, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1979
Place: manhattan new york city
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System:   41%
    User:   48%
 
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Tetsuo, the Iron Man
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Tetsuo: The Iron Man is a 1989 Japanese cyberpunk film by cult-film director Shinya Tsukamoto produced by Japan Home Video. This, his third film, is an extremely graphic but also strikingly-filmed fantasy shot in the same low-budget, ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, sexual, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: transformation, cyberpunk, surrealism, splatter, androids and robots, gory, visceral, factory, insanity, mad scientist, metal, gore ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   38%
 
 6.1
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The Signal
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A horror film told in three parts, from three perspectives, in which a mysterious transmission that turns people into killers invades every cell phone, radio, and television.
Style: psychological, serious, rough, dark humor, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, zombie, vengeance, apocalypse, violence, blood, brutality, death, splatter, deadly creature, gore, chase ...
Time: contemporary
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System:   38%
    User:   38%
 
 7.5
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Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying.
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gory, survival, isolation, supernatural, zombie, blood, deadly creature, police, chase, violence, death, gore ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   38%
 
 6.4
 11K
The Fury
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A government agent is determined to come to his son's rescue, when a sinister official kidnaps him to harness his extremely powerful psychic abilities.
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, serious, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, vengeance, chase, supernatural, violence, blood, conspiracy, crimes, splatter, stylish, violent, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1977, year 1978
Place: middle east, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   36%
 
 7.2
 47K
Re-Animator
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 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: disturbing, humorous, scary, macabre, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, zombie, gory, splatter, hospital, cult, death, insanity, gore, obsession, blood, violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: austria, europe, campus, medical school, massachusetts ...
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System:   34%
    User:   34%
 
Beyond Re-Animator
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 95 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, serious, rough, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, gory, zombie, prison, gore, violence, insanity, monster, survival, brutality, laboratory, blood ...
Time: contemporary
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   31%
 
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Parasite
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: futuristic, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, mad scientist, androids and robots, gory, alien, violence, post apocalyptic, splatter, gore, deadly creature, laboratory, blood ...
Time: future, 80s, year 1992
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   29%
 
 6.1
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The Crazies
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Citizens of a small town are infected by a biological weapon that causes its victims to become violently insane. As uninfected citizens struggle to survive, the military readies its own response.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, gory, virus, blood, death, murder, isolation, paranoia, violence, insanity, brutality, plague ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: pennsylvania, asia, usa, vietnam, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   34%
 
 5.6
 9K
C.H.U.D.
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, suspenseful, serious, rough, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, gory, monster, slasher, gore, blood, police investigation, supernatural, anti heroes, monsters, homeless, splatter ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   32%
 
Black Christmas
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sorority house is terrorized by a stranger who makes frightening phone calls and then murders the sorority sisters during Christmas break.
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, gory, cult, murder, christmas, obsession, holiday, violence, police investigation, mental illness, halloween ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   28%
 
Blood for Dracula
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Deathly ill Count Dracula and his slimy underling, Anton, travel to Italy in search of a virgin's blood. They're welcomed at the crumbling estate of indebted Marchese Di Fiore, who's desperate to marry off his daughters to rich ...
Style: sexual, gothic, serious, offbeat, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, gory, rape, virginity, male nudity, blood, woman in danger, splatter, drinking, village, psychopath, death ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, new jersey, russia, romania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   25%
 
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Horror Express
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mysterious and unearthly deaths start to occur while Professor Saxton is transporting the frozen remains of a primitive humanoid creature he found in Manchuria back to Europe.
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, gory, monster, alien, zombie, supernatural, murder, good versus evil, monk, slasher, gore, aliens ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, prehistory, 80s
Place: asia, china, england, europe, siberia ...
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System:   29%
    User:   34%
 
 6.5
 38K
Stake Land
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Martin was a normal teenage boy before the country collapsed in an empty pit of economic and political disaster. A vampire epidemic has swept across what is left of the nation's abandoned towns and cities, and it's up to Mister, a death ...
Style: bleak, scary, road movie, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, survival, gory, supernatural, coming of age, orphan, apocalypse, zombie, post apocalyptic, on the road, gore, mentor ...
Time: future
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   24%
 
 6.9
 17K
The Beyond
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young woman inherits an old hotel in Louisiana where after a series of supernatural 'accidents', she learns that the building was built over one of the entrances to Hell.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, bleak, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: hotel, gory, zombie, gore, blood, violence, slasher, supernatural, ghost, haunted house, murder, brutality ...
Time: 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   26%
 
 7.5
 137K
The Fly
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Seth Brundle makes a huge scientific and technological breakthrough in teleportation, he decides to test it on himself. Unbeknownst to him, a common housefly manages to get inside the device and the two become one.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: mad scientist, mutant, teleportation, transformation, science, experiment, deadly creature, brutality, tragic love, gory, tragedy, monster ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   24%
 
 6.7
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The Hunger
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Miriam and John are an elegant couple with a dark secret: they are vampires. Feeding on human blood, Miriam has lived for over 2000 years. She gave her lover the gift of eternal life and together they hunt. But John begins aging rapidly, he seeks ...
Style: sexy, gothic, stylized, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: vampire, immortality, gory, aging, goth, blood, femme fatale, stylish, nudity (topless - notable), loneliness, dangerous attraction, lesbian ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
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The Satanic Rites of Dracula
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The police and British security forces call in Professor Van Helsing to help them investigate Satanic ritual which has been occurring in a large country house, and which has been attended by a government minister, an eminent scientist and secret ...
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, gory, vengeance, blood, ghost, death, zombie, motorcycle, investigation, supernatural ability, gore ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: london, england, europe, scotland yard
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System:   26%
    User:   27%
 
 6.6
 26K
Pontypool
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When disc jockey Grant Mazzy reports to his basement radio station in the Canadian town of Pontypool, he thinks it's just another day at work. But when he hears reports of a virus that turns people into zombies, Mazzy barricades himself in the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, small town, radio, survival, virus, violence, blood, death, apocalypse, splatter, visceral, gore ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, ontario canada
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System:   25%
    User:   20%
 
The Brain That Wouldn't Die
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Dr. Bill Cortner and his fiancée, Jan Compton, are driving to his lab when they get into a horrible car accident. Compton is decapitated. But Cortner is not fazed by this seemingly insurmountable hurdle. His expertise is in transplants, and he is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: mad scientist, zombie, vengeance, laboratory, violence, monster, cult, experiment gone awry, splatter, deadly, censorship, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 80s
Place: usa, virginia, new jersey
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System:   24%
    User:   19%
 
The Abominable Dr. Phibes
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Famous organist Anton Phibes is horribly disfigured in an automobile accident while rushing to the side of his sick wife and presumed to be dead. Once Phibes learns that his wife died on the operating table, he is convinced the doctors are ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, stylized, serious ...
Plot: revenge, murder, camp, serial killer, vengeance, master villain, doctors, mad scientist, death, stylish, insanity, gory ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1920s
Place: egypt, scotland yard
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System:   24%
    User:   21%
 
 7.4
 18K
Possession
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A young woman left her family for an unspecified reason. The husband determines to find out the truth and starts following his wife. At first, he suspects that a man is involved. But gradually, he finds out more and more strange behaviors and ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, erotic, psychological, sexual ...
Plot: obsession, infidelity, serial killer, mental illness, insanity, surrealism, male nudity, existentialism, mysterious character, strong sexual content, hysteria, blood ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, europe, poland, east germany, berlin germany
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System:   24%
    User:   20%
 

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Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Brigitte has escaped the confines of Bailey Downs but she's not alone. Another werewolf is tailing her closely and her sister's specter haunts her. An overdose of Monkshood - the poison that is keeping her transformation at bay - leads to ...
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Time: contemporary
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It's Alive
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Heavily pregnant Lenore Davis tells her husband, Frank, that she is in labor. They leave their eleven year-old son Chris with their friend Charley and they head to the Community Hospital. Lenore feels that something is wrong and delivers a monster ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, bloody ...
Plot: gory, hospital, slasher, murder, isolation, monster, supernatural, blood, deadly creature, splatter, doctors, gore ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, santa monica california, seattle washington
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System:   24%
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