Movies like The Sleeping Car

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The Sleeping Car (1990)
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The Sleeping Car (1990)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jason (David Naughton) moves into an abandoned train car where he resurrects the vicious ghost of his landlady's dead husband... The Mister. After some near-fatal encounters with the violent specter he seeks local exorcist Vincent Tuttle (Kevin McCarthy).
Style: scary, mind bending, serious, suspenseful, slasher
Plot: ghost, supernatural, train, crimes, drug abuse, strong sexual content, college, afterlife, graphic violence, journalism, alcohol abuse, dangerous animal, mentally unstable, danger, human becomes animal, curses spells and rituals, human becoming an animal, gory, deadly, drugs/alcohol, haunted house, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief), heist, serial killer ...
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to The Sleeping Car

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and slasher films with plots about deadly, supernatural, danger, ghost, crimes, murder and gory mostly in Horror and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Sleeping Car: Dead Scared (2004), Spirits (1990), The Slaughter (2006), Late Fee (2009), Forever Evil (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dead Scared (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Evil Dead meets Scream as an evil professor, through an ancient staff and a book of incantation, possesses the bodies of a group of fraterity and sorority pledges during a night of "hazing" activities in an abandoned mansion. When the ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, serial killer, supernatural, supernatural ability, murder, gory, survival, psychopath, curses spells and rituals, deadly, youth, danger ...
Time: contemporary
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95%
 3.4
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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 ⇓
67%
The Slaughter (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A turn of the century ritual to raise the feminine evil goes horribly awry and leaves a she demon dormant on the ceremonial grounds. Sixty years later a young couple moves into a house built on the ancient grounds and their daughter's murder ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: friendship, gory, haunted house, ghost, supernatural ability, danger, supernatural, mentally unstable, curses spells and rituals, human sacrifice, machete, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.2
 312
Late Fee (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young couple’s quest to rent the scariest movie on DVD on Halloween eve results in a real life horror show they may live to regret!
Style: slasher, semi serious, suspenseful, scary, anthology ...
Plot: supernatural, gory, terrorism, murder, isolation, deadly, danger, crimes, youth, stalking, halloween, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 4.4
 291
Forever Evil (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The sole survivor of a backwoods massacre investigates the incident with the help of a photographer and a police officer. Soon, it becomes clear that they're up against nothing less than an ancient god!
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, slasher
Plot: serial killer, zombie, supernatural, ghost, college, murder, religions or cults, crimes, mentally unstable, deadly, rivalry, mystery ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.1
 4K
7 Below (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story centers on a group of strangers trapped in a time warp house where a terrible event transpired exactly 100 years prior.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, murder, isolation, supernatural, confined, danger, time warp, killer child, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
House of the Damned (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A woman uses witchcraft to try to steal her daughter's youth.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, zombie, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, crimes, deadly, gays and lesbians, supernatural ability, mentally unstable, danger, race against time, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.5
 533
Born (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Mary Elizabeth goes to bed alone one night, still a twenty one year old virgin, and wakes up the next morning pregnant. Possessed by the demon fetus growing within her womb, Mary Elizabeth obeys her homicidal cravings to kill, for the sake of her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, slasher, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: religions or cults, danger, supernatural, pregnancy, gory, supernatural ability, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, mentally unstable, deadly, demon, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 4.4
 1K
Blood Dolls (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Virgil, an eccentric freak billionaire, spends his days being a "biological inventor." The "blood dolls," his newest creation, aid him in getting revenge on those who betrayed him.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, betrayal, supernatural, serial killer, rivalry, experiment gone awry, psychopath, crimes, danger, vengeance, kidnapping, clergy ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 1K
Frightmare (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama students decide to pay tribute to their favorite horror star by stealing his body from his crypt for a farewell party. They fail to realize their violation of the tomb has triggered powerful black magic, and Conrad hasn't taken his final ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, zombie, supernatural, ghost, woman in danger, gory, psychopath, youth, serial killer, vengeance, chaos and mayhem, showbiz ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Stupid Teenagers Must Die! (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: It's the 1980's and a group of typical horror movie high school kids are getting together to hold a séance in a haunted house. Naturally, people start dying preposterously bloody deaths, girls are getting naked for no apparent reason and ...
Style: slasher, parody, not serious, scary, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, zombie, ghost, youth, deadly, danger, supernatural, haunted house, teenage life, survival, prank, gory ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Sorority Party Massacre (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In danger of losing his badge, a big city detective agrees to aid a small town sheriff in a routine missing persons investigation only to discover that at least one girl has gone missing in this sleepy fishing town each year for the last twenty ...
Style: slasher, sexy, suspenseful, humorous, scary ...
Plot: missing person, serial killer, crimes, danger, gory, violence spree, woman in danger, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), sorority, strong sexual content, nude girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Ghost Team One (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two roommates deathly afraid of ghosts both fall in love with a girl who believes their home is haunted.
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, scary, horror spoof
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, buddies, deadly, danger, exorcism, rivalry, drugs/alcohol, haunted house, friends, looking for sex, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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 ⇓
43%
Ghost of Goodnight Lane (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the staff inside a renovated film studio finds a co-worker dead one morning, the pieces of a forty year puzzle add up to an angry ghost who has let the last person step inside her house. But will they ever get out alive?
Style: suspenseful, captivating, humorous, tense, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, survival, danger, deadly, murder, haunted by the past, investigation, graphic violence, paranormal activity, puzzle, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Sightings: Heartland Ghost (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The crew of a reality-TV show about the paranormal visits a small Kansas town to investigate a house that may be haunted.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary, mind bending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, afterlife, investigation, mystery, deadly, supernatural ability, supernatural, danger, curses spells and rituals, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.7
 2K
The Eye 3 (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Eye 10 (Chinese: 見鬼10; The Eye 3), or The Eye Infinity, is a 2005 Thai-Hong Kong horror film directed by the Pang brothers, starring Wilson Chen, Kate Yeung, Isabella Leong, Bongkoj Khongmalai, Ray MacDonald and Kris Gu. The number ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, supernatural, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, deadly, danger, siblings relations, woman in danger, graphic violence, levitation, ouija board ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
An American Werewolf in London (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two American tourists in England are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists.
Style: atmospheric, humorous, cult film, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, monster, beast, transformation, dark humor, supernatural, countryside, race against time, danger, friendship, nightmare, nurse ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe, yorkshire, scotland yard ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.5
 190
Cadaverella (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Cinder knew her life was over when her father came home from a business trip with a new wife and her 2 daughters when she was only 6. When her father dies soon afterwards, she pretty much has to care for herself, as her stepmother whittles away her ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: psychopath, deadly, rivalry, crimes, escapades, danger, good versus evil, race against time, afterlife, parents and children, vengeance, reincarnation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.2
 219
Evil Spirits (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A dark comedy thriller that manages to skillfully blend humor and mystery into one incredible film from its thrilling beginning to the shocking climax! The superb all-star cast is a unique collection of characters who find themselves with one very ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, humorous, scary, realistic ...
Plot: murder, deadly, investigation, law enforcement, ghost, hotel, voyeurism, alcohol abuse, curses spells and rituals, crimes, supernatural, special agents ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 ⇓
38%
 2.9
 100
Playhouse (2003)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After years hiding in the shadows, the ancient ghosts of an old Pittsburgh theater make their presence known once again.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, scary, semi serious
Plot: ghost, investigation, supernatural, crimes, goofy hero, deadly, haunted house, gory, disorder, theater, zombie, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.7
 504
Camp Slaughter (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While searching for a way out of the woods, a group of lost friends stumble upon Camp Hiawatha and take up with the teens who are bunking there. But the party's over when they discover that this camp is literally stuck in a time warp -- 1981, ...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, serial killer, psychopath, teenage life, crimes, youth, danger, deadly, in the woods, gory, stalking, time travel ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 3.6
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Scarecrow (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A high school outcast who lives in a trailer with his mother finally meets a friend. He wants to ask her if they can go the next step, but then sees her kissing another boy at a party. He runs home only to find his mother having sex with a drunk. He ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak ...
Plot: scarecrow, supernatural, martial arts, vengeance, gory, deadly, crimes, murder, zombie, ghost, death, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Bloodbath at the House of Death (1984)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Six scientists arrive at the creepy Headstone Manor to investigate a strange phenomena which was the site of a mysterious massacre years earlier where 18 guests were killed in one night. It turns out that the house is the place of a satanic cult ...
Style: parody, not serious, scary, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, haunted house, ghost, mad scientist, mansion, investigation, deadly, danger, gory, religions or cults, disorder, estate ...
Time: 80s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Horror Show (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Detective Lucas McCarthy finally apprehends "Meat Cleaver Max" and watches the electric chair execution from the audience. But killing Max Jenke only elevated him to another level of reality. Now Lucas' family is under attack, his ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, electric chair, supernatural, ghost, danger, supernatural ability, crimes, zombie, rivalry, deadly, supernatural romance, afterlife ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Killjoy Goes To Hell (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Killjoy is back in the fourth installment of the demonic clown series. This time Killjoy is being accused of not being evil, since he let one of his victims(Sandie) get away. Killjoy must rely on his only chance of proving how evil he really is... ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, witty, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly creature, supernatural, rivalry, crimes, deadly, graphic violence, electric chair, evil clown, clown, blood
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Amityville: It's About Time (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an old clock arrives at home as a gift, strange things begin to happen. The family that proudly assigned a privileged place to the clock in the living room, is unaware that this thing is a link to an old and evil house...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, gory, supernatural ability, danger, parents and children, murder, deadly, suburbs ...
Time: 90s, year 1992, 1990s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 ⇓
35%
 4.3
 2K
976-Evil II (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After being bestowed with demonic powers following a phone call to Hell, a psychotic teacher begins a rampage of death and destruction in a small town, forcing a teen and her boyfriend to fight him off so that they can get away.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, obsession, high school, supernatural, chase, zombie, telephone call, curses spells and rituals, afterlife, mentally unstable, crimes, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%