Movies like The Sleeping Car

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The Sleeping Car (1990)
 4.6
 586
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, train, supernatural, strong sexual content, college, crimes, afterlife, alcohol abuse, graphic violence, dangerous animal, journalism, haunted house, nudity (full frontal - brief), drug abuse, human becoming an animal, mentally unstable, curses spells and rituals, heist, serial killer, female nudity, sex scene, murder, forgiveness, train wreck, dream within a dream ...
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, gory and murder mostly in Horror and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Sleeping Car: The Hazing (2004), Spirits (1990), The Slaughter (2006), Forever Evil (1987), Late Fee (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.4
 2K
The Hazing (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, scary, suspenseful, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, serial killer, murder, supernatural ability, survival, haunted house, psychopath, curses spells and rituals, youth, student life, college ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.8
 415
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: serious, scary, rough
Plot: haunted house, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), church, crimes, clergy, rivalry, ghost, mummy, mentally unstable, domestic disturbance, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: scary, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: haunted house, friendship, ghost, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, mentally unstable, machete, human sacrifice, zombie, silly humor, axe murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.1
 341
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: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher
Plot: murder, college, supernatural, zombie, serial killer, ghost, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, cons and scams, supernatural ability, mentally unstable ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 3.2
 356
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, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: supernatural, isolation, murder, crimes, terrorism, youth, stalking, halloween, store, teenage life, ghost, vampire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, semi serious ...
Plot: missing person, serial killer, crimes, violence spree, woman in danger, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), sorority, strong sexual content, nude girl, graphic violence, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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, scary, serious, rough
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, confined, isolation, murder, supernatural, time warp, killer child, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: serious, scary, mind bending, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie, ghost, crimes, supernatural ability, mentally unstable, rivalry, gays and lesbians, race against time, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, black cat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, haunted house, exorcism, rivalry, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, strong violent content, friends, filmmaking, looking for sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.6
 589
Born (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 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: scary, suspenseful, slasher, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: religions or cults, supernatural, pregnancy, supernatural ability, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, mentally unstable, demon, brutality, afterlife, clergy, ghost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.4
 2K
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, rivalry, supernatural, betrayal, serial killer, psychopath, crimes, experiment gone awry, vengeance, disorder, right hand man, music band ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Stupid Teenagers Must Die! (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 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, scary, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, murder, haunted house, supernatural, youth, ghost, survival, teenage life, prank, serial killer, crimes, high school life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: witty, serious, suspenseful, slasher, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, rivalry, crimes, graphic violence, electric chair, evil clown, female nudity, supernatural serial murderer, clown, killer clown, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ 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, tense, humorous, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, survival, haunted by the past, murder, investigation, graphic violence, paranormal activity, puzzle, dark humor, paranormal, dead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, suspenseful, scary, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, monster, beast, afterlife, dark humor, supernatural, countryside, nurse, transformation, curses spells and rituals, race against time, nightmare ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe, yorkshire, united kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Eye 3: Infinity (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: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, scary
Plot: afterlife, ghost, supernatural ability, supernatural, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, graphic violence, woman in danger, levitation, ouija board, bus, basketball ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ 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: scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, mind bending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, mystery, investigation, afterlife, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, filmmaking, crimes, paranormal investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
 3K
Death Spa (1988)
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, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, ghost, spa, mentally unstable, stalking, supernatural, gays and lesbians, rivalry, crimes, supernatural ability, farm, disability ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.5
 1K
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, rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Plot: scarecrow, supernatural, crimes, vengeance, martial arts, murder, zombie, ghost, revenge, death, youth, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.4
 208
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: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: good versus evil, rivalry, race against time, escapades, crimes, psychopath, reincarnation, afterlife, parents and children, vengeance, vigilantism, tragic hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ 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, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, demon, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature, ancient mystery, strong violent content, graphic violence, college, rivalry, nudity (full frontal - brief), possession, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: electric chair, serial killer, vengeance, violence spree, supernatural romance, murder, afterlife, psychopath, supernatural ability, master criminal, crimes, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.1
 113
Playhouse (2003)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After years hiding in the shadows, the ancient ghosts of an old Pittsburgh theater make their presence known once again.
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: ghost, supernatural, investigation, disorder, haunted house, goofy hero, crimes, theater, zombie, school, reporter, janitor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 3.6
 551
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, stylized, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, serial killer, psychopath, teenage life, youth, crimes, time travel, stalking, forest, murder, mass murder, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.4
 265
Evil Spirits (1991)
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: scary, serious, realistic, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, crimes, supernatural, ghost, mentally unstable, investigation, special agents, law enforcement, dark humor, psychopath, voyeurism, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, scary, bleak ...
Plot: psychopath, crimes, supernatural, ghost, murder, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, deadly creature, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, serial killer, college ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ 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, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, parents and children, murder, supernatural ability, brother sister incest, suburbs, vengeance, suburban life ...
Time: 90s, year 1992, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.0
 4K
Asylum (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The teenager Madison McBride is traumatized by the loss of her deranged father when she was nine years old and the suicide of her beloved brother Brandon one year ago. She decides to join the Richard Miller University, where Brandon committed ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, ghost, haunted by the past, doctors and patients, mental institution, social misfits, serial killer, youth, supernatural, mind game, isolation, supernatural ability ...
Time: 1930s, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Death by Dialogue (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A guy and four of his friends visit his crippled uncle, a taxidermist who lives with his housekeeper next to a movie set. Pretty soon people start being killed in the manner they are in the script of the movie being filmed next door.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, bleak, rough
Plot: supernatural, forest, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, family relations, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, mentally unstable, supernatural ability, crimes, buddies, youth ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.7
 973
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, rough, suspenseful, scary, humorous ...
Plot: zombie, supernatural, small town, small town life, store, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), satire, zombie violence, female nudity, violence, flesh eating zombie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%