Movies like Silver Bullet

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Silver Bullet (1985)
 6.4
 25K
Silver Bullet (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Netherlands Antilles
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The small city of Tarker's Mill is startled by a series of sadistic murders. The population fears that this is the work of a maniac. During a search a mysterious, hairy creature is observed. This strange appearance is noticed once a month. People lock themselves up at night, but there's one boy who's still outside, he's preparing the barbecue.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, atmospheric, cult film, serious, splatter, macabre, humorous, nostalgic ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: werewolf, beast, small town, danger, escapades, social relations, deadly, murder, transformation, dangerous animal, catholic priest, curfew, police investigation, heroes, small town life, alcohol abuse, silver bullet, chase, blood, revenge, serial killer, crimes, life is a bitch, stalking, children ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1976

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Most similar movies to Silver Bullet

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and splatter films with plots about deadly, danger, murder, supernatural, crimes, blood and gory mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Silver Bullet: The Howling (1981), Bad Moon (1996), The Beast of Bray Road (2005), Howling VI: The Freaks (1991), Graveyard Shift (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.6
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The Howling (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a bizarre and near fatal encounter with a serial killer, a newswoman is sent to a rehabilitation center whose inhabitants may not be what they seem.
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, gothic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, serial killer, murder, dangerous animal, adultery, danger, female werewolf, psychiatrist, hunting, secret society, couples, transformation ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles
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100%
 5.9
 6K
Bad Moon (1996)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: One man's struggle to contain the curse he hides within... and his last-ditch attempt to free himself with the love of family. But when it looks as if he is losing his battle, and endangering all he holds most dear, the family dog, Thor, is the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, bloody, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: werewolf, dog, deadly creature, animal horror, full moon, transformation, family in danger, human animal relationship, boy, sex scene, trailer, single parent ...
Time: 90s
Place: nepal, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Beast of Bray Road (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Based on actual accounts of werewolf sightings in Walworth County, Wisconsin, the film follows a local sheriff who is finally forced to accept that a string of horrifying deaths is linked to a predator which possesses DNA of both man and wolf.
Style: serious, scary, suspense, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: human becoming an animal, werewolf, small town, cryptozoology, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, gory, human becomes animal, sheriff, murder, false accusation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Howling VI: The Freaks (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A villainous carnival owner traps a young werewolf to include in his growing menagerie of inhuman exhibits
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, serious, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, werewolf, small town, danger, supernatural ability, stalking, master villain, supernatural, mysterious character, deadly creature, deadly, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Graveyard Shift (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: John Hall is a drifter who wanders into a small town in Maine. He needs a job and decides to seek employment at the community's top business: a large textile mill. He is hired to work the "graveyard shift" -- from around midnight to ...
Style: slasher, scary, atmospheric, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rat, supernatural, gory, deadly creature, rescue, deadly, dangerous animal, survival, uncover truth, boss and employee, animal life, workplace ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine, usa
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63%
 3.7
 297
Night Shadow (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alex, an up-and-coming TV journalist, returns to her hometown of Danford as local police attempt to cope with a series of brutal murders. The small town plunges into a state of panic and the murders--clearly the work of a monster, more beast than ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, scary ...
Plot: small town, murder, werewolf, crimes, dangerous animal, mystery, serial killer, journalism, danger, deadly, crime, human becomes animal ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.1
 40K
Cujo (1983)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A friendly St. Bernard named "Cujo" contracts rabies and conducts a reign of terror on a small American town.
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Plot: rabies, dangerous animal, dog, killer dog, danger, hiding in a car, animal horror, murder, blood, brutality, saint bernard dog, cadillac ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Jeepers Creepers II (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After 23 horrifying days of gorging on human flesh, an ancient creature known as the Creeper embarks on a final voracious feeding frenzy, terrorizing a group of varsity basketball players, cheerleaders and coaches stranded on a remote highway when ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: scarecrow, beast, monster, supernatural, serial killer, survival, high school, countryside, farm, sport team, immortality, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed (2004)
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 ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, twist ending, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female werewolf, werewolf, beast, masturbation, transformation, murder, teenage life, gory, on the run, danger, deadly, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Never Cry Werewolf (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Teenager Loren (Nina Dobrev) doesn't like her new neighbor, Jared (Peter Stebbings), or his vicious dog. Along with her friend Steven (Sean O'Neill), Loren spies on Jared and begins to suspect he's a werewolf, responsible for a rash ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: werewolf, supernatural ability, supernatural, deadly creature, deadly, danger, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, missing person, dangerous animal, brother sister relationship, hunter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.3
 10K
Dolls (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of people stop by a mansion during a storm and discover two magical toy makers, and their haunted collection of dolls.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, macabre, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: doll, supernatural, objects come to life, toys, youth, danger, toy, toy maker, evil doll, stranded, good versus evil, house ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in 19th Century Canada, Brigette and her sister Ginger take refuge in a Traders' Fort which later becomes under siege by some savage werewolves. And an enigmatic Indian hunter decides to help the girls, but one of the girls has been bitten ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, tense, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, female werewolf, mythical creature, beast, supernatural, transformation, wilderness, sister, curses spells and rituals, danger, sister sister relationship, dark heroine ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 1800s, georgian era
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Children of the Corn (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A boy preacher named Isaac goes to a town in Nebraska called Gatlin and gets all the children to murder every adult in town.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense, slasher ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: killer child, murder, small town, human sacrifice, cult, preacher, good versus evil, sacrifice, isolation, children, cornfield, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
Place: nebraska, usa, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.8
 21K
Salem's Lot (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 184 min.
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Story: Vampires are invading a small New England town. It's up to a novelist and a young horror fan to save it.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, small town, murder, adultery, supernatural, missing person, mysterious character, danger, mystery, curses spells and rituals, curse, writers ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new england, usa, texas, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Two Thousand Maniacs! (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Six people are lured into a small Deep South town for a Centennial celebration where the residents proceed to kill them one by one as revenge for the town's destruction during the Civil War.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: maniac, vengeance, murder, small town, survival, violence spree, danger, haunted by the past, isolation, brutality, torture, gore ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: southern usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Little Dead Rotting Hood (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The residents of a small town discover that something more sinister than killer wolves is lurking in the backwoods: first the wolves start turning up dead...then people.
Style: scary, tense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: werewolf, good versus evil, small town, police, mythology, wolf, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, murder, cult, saving a life, superhero, divorced father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Howling: New Moon Rising (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Gary Brandner's horror novels come to life again in this sequel to "The Howling." A number of vicious murders occur in a small California town after a motorcycle-riding stranger arrives. The gruesome slayings look disturbingly like ...
Style: rough, serious, scary, cult film
Plot: small town, werewolf, small town life, country, clergy, deadly, supernatural ability, dangerous animal, danger, crimes, supernatural, social relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.2
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The Undertow (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Six friends enter the strange town of Old Mines for a weekend float trip. They quickly realize that the town is not friendly to strangers, and they are pressured to leave by the police. When the friends decide to continue their float trip anyway, ...
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, survival, serial killer, psychopath, deadly, crimes, gory, isolation, violence spree, family in danger, wilderness, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 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, serious, scary, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: murder, small town, investigation, serial killer, missing person, deadly, gory, mystery, crimes, danger, amateur detective, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.9
 5K
Squirm (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: At the beginning of the film, we learn from one of the characters that earthworms can be called to the surface with electricity, but somehow it turns them into vicious flesh-eaters. Sure enough, a storm that night causes some power lines to break ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: worm, investigation, small town, survival, rescue, deadly creature, environmentalism, battles, deadly, danger, bait, bus ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Curse of the Werewolf (1961)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Throughout his upbringing, unnatural phenomena surround Leon. He is plagued with a terrible curse, over which he exercises no control. During the full moon he changes into a ferocious beast, initiating an orgy of indiscriminate killing. His love for ...
Style: cult film, serious, suspenseful, scary, gothic horror ...
Plot: werewolf, orphan, dirty old man, silver bullet, mute, wolfman, rape, murder, beast, escapades, imaginary, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 ⇓
48%
 4.6
 1K
Psycho Cop (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Officer Joe Vickers would probably make a good policeman if it weren't for his two nasty habits. Firstly, he is a devoted satanist; secondly - he likes to kill people. When he meets a group of teenagers spending their vacation in a wood hut, he ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, slasher, suspense, rough ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, survival, youth, danger, police officer, violence, deadly, violence spree, kids in trouble, in the woods, gory ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 2.3
 409
Spiker (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A nightmare come to life, the Spiker is a massive pink-eyed albino and a maniac killing machine whose physical endurance borders on the fantastic. He escapes from an asylum and returns to the small town he terrorized years before, where he slashed ...
Style: slasher, tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, danger, stalking, deadly, crimes, small town, evil man, murder, ghost, albino, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 ⇓
47%
 5.3
 21K
Sleepwalkers (1992)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mother-and-son team of strange supernatural creatures come to town to seek out a virgin to feed on.
Style: scary, slasher, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: incest, supernatural, vampire, danger, mother son incest, kidnapping, morphing, survival, parents and children, monster, chase, transformation ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, indiana, ohio, california, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.6
 10K
Venom (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Venom is a fright-filled voodoo thriller loaded with a sizzling cast of the screen's hottest young stars. Set deep in the eerie swamps of southern Louisiana - Agnes Bruckner (Murder By Numbers), Jonathan Jackson (Tuck Everlasting) and Meagan ...
Style: scary, slasher, rough, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: voodoo, swamp, back from the dead, danger, survival, youth, serial killer, teenage life, monster, zombie, snake, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Boogey Man (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young girl witnesses her brother murder a man through a reflection in a mirror. Twenty years later the mirror is shattered, freeing his evil spirit, which seeks revenge for his death.
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, rough, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, murder, danger, fear, ghost, family in danger, haunted by the past, evil, mute or deaf, family problems, curse ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Deadtime Stories (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An anthology of three horror stories presented by George A. Romero. In "Gorge" hikers are trapped in a cave-in must make a gruesome choice. In "On Sabbath Hill," a woman is driven to suicide but remains to torment her lover. In ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, danger, urban legend, missing person, mysterious death, murder, obsession, vampire, dismembered body, deadly, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.8
 558
Haunts (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman haunted by psychosexual nightmares begins to believe her father is responsible for a series of scissor-murders.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, mental illness, village, small town, farm, repression, supernatural, zombie, supernatural ability, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%