Movies like Trick or Treat

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Trick or Treat (1986)
 5.8
 7K
Trick or Treat (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Eddie is your average 80's metal head teen. Now he's obsessed with his heavy-metal superstar idol, Sammi Curr who is killed in a hotel fire. Eddie becomes the recipient of the only copy of Curr's unreleased album, which when played backwards brings Sammi back to life. As Halloween approaches, Eddie begins to realize that this isn't only rock 'n roll... it's life and death.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher, splatter, macabre, parody, humorous, ridiculous, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heavy metal, heavy metal culture, high school, supernatural, school, halloween, ghost, radio dj, rock star, obsession, zombie, youth, afterlife, hotel, supernatural ability, high school life, teenage life, rivalry, social misfits, satire, lifestyle, disorder, teenager, demon, vengeance ...
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to Trick or Treat

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, slasher, psychotronic and splatter films with plots about murder, deadly, blood, gory, teenager, supernatural and death mostly in Horror, Comedy and Music genres. Some movies like Trick or Treat: 976-EVIL (1988), Jennifer's Body (2009), Slumber Party Massacre II (1987), Society (1989), Slumber Party Massacre III (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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976-EVIL (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: People who dial 976-EVIL receive supernatural powers and turn into satanic killers. When Spike dialed 976-EVIL, he knew it was an expensive toll call, but he didn't know that he'd have to pay for it with his soul.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, satanic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, obsession, dark humor, satanism, high school, misfit, vengeance, social misfits, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, deal with the devil, phone sex ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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100%
 5.4
 131K
Jennifer's Body (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A newly possessed cheerleader turns into a killer who specializes in offing her male classmates. Can her best friend put an end to the horror?
Style: sexy, sexual, scary, satirical, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: succubus, seductress, dark humor, supernatural, female killer, demon, high school, curses spells and rituals, popular girl, teenager, satanic ritual, small town ...
Time: 80s
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Slumber Party Massacre II (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Courtney, the sister of a survivor from the 1st movie and the members of her rock band go to a condo for the weekend to play music and have fun with their boyfriends. Courtney's dreams are of her sister, who is in a mental institution, warning ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, surreal, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, investigation, mental institution, psychopath, serial killer, ghost, crimes, music band, youth, teenage life, violence, death ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.5
 18K
Society (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Beverly Hills teen (Billy Warlock) discovers his parents are part of a gruesome orgy cult for the social elite.
Style: surreal, psychological, scary, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: secret society, surrealism, body horror, transformation, delusion, cheerleader, friendship, family relations, satire, psychiatrist, mystery, dark humor ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Slumber Party Massacre III (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a hard day of volleyball at the beach, a teen whose parents are away decides to have a slumber party with her girlfriends. Their boyfriends predictably show up to scare them, but a stranger from the beach is also seen lurking around the house. ...
Style: slasher, serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, stalking, prank, psychopath, espionage, youth, investigation, crimes, contests and competitions, rivalry, when the parents are away ...
Time: 80s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.2
 1K
Zombie High (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A woman goes to previously all-male boarding school on a scholarship. She begins to separate herself from her boyfriend in order to devote more time to her new environment...
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: boarding school, zombie, school, high school, conspiracy, supernatural, race against time, youth, rebelliousness, teachers and students, teenage life, couple relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.1
 6K
Tormented (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film centers on Darren Mullet, a bullied asthmatic, driven to suicide by his tormented life - ignored by his parents, ridiculed by his teachers and bullied at school. He returns from the dead to pay his teenage tormentors a final visit.
Style: slasher, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: high school, prank, school, suicide, drowning, vengeance, ghost, teenage life, revenge, serial killer, friendship, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Student Bodies (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Director Mickey Rose's zany send-up of teen slasher flicks features a maniacal psycho known as the Breather (played by Jerry Belson), who stalks –and murders– promiscuous students at a suburban high school. The fanatical killer's ...
Style: parody, slasher, humorous, not serious, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, investigation, high school, mystery, youth, crimes, student life, teenage life, who done it, silly humor ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Hard Rock Zombies (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A hard rock band travels to the tiny and remote town of Grand Guignol to perform. Peopled by hicks, rubes, werewolves, murderous dwarves, sex perverts, and Hitler, the town is a strange place but that doesn't stop the band's lead singer ...
Style: semi serious, scary, humorous, psychotronic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heavy metal, murder, rock, small town, zombie, heavy metal culture, reincarnation, celebrity culture, small town life, music band, dangerous animal, rise and fall ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
 43K
Idle Hands (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Anton is a cheerful but exceedingly non-ambitious 17-year-old stoner who lives to stay buzzed, watch TV, and moon over Molly, the beautiful girl who lives next door. However, it turns out that the old cliché about idle hands being the devil's ...
Style: macabre, humorous, scary, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, supernatural, teenage life, ghost, youth, best friends, teenager, murder, high school, priestess, attic, zombie ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.4
 49K
Vampires Suck (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Becca, an anxious, non-vampire teen is torn between two boys. Before she can choose, Becca must get around her controlling father, who embarrasses Becca by treating her like a child. Meanwhile, Becca's friends contend with their own romantic ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, not serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, prom, vampire slayer, teenage love, supernatural romance, teenage life, youth, love triangle, supernatural, werewolf, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Sleepaway Camp II: Unhappy Campers (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Angela Baker, a psychotic transsexual, escapes from a mental hospital and surfaces at a summer camp as a counselor who lectures her teenage charges on proper moral behavior. Those teens who break her strict rules -- from the camp chatterbox or a ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, psychopath, camp, murder, serial killer, teenage life, who done it, mystery, youth, rivalry, crimes, teenager ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.4
 16K
Shocker (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After being sent to the electric chair, a serial killer uses electricity to come back from the dead and carry out his vengeance on the football player who turned him in to the police.
Style: slasher, sadistic, scary, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, electric chair, supernatural, maniac, evil, psychopath, reincarnation, police investigation, vengeance, serial killer, chase, violence ...
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.2
 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, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, obsession, murder, chase, supernatural, zombie, afterlife, teenage life, college, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, youth ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.2
 32K
Sleepaway Camp (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Slightly disturbed and painfully shy Angela Baker is sent away to summer camp with her cousin. Not long after Angela's arrival, things start to go horribly wrong for anyone with sinister or less than honorable intentions.
Style: slasher, disturbing, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, murder, summer camp, rivalry, serial killer, youth, teenage life, teenage girl, mental illness, violence, shyness, brutality ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A new family moves into the house on Elm Street, and before long, the kids are again having nightmares about deceased child murderer Freddy Krueger. This time, Freddy attempts to possess a teenage boy to cause havoc in the real world, and can only ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, sadistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: serial killer, supernatural, high school, transformation, burned alive, nightmare comes true, dream, nightmare, sleepwalking, sadism, psychopath, fire ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985, year 1989
Place: usa, midwest, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Night of the Creeps (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1959, an alien experiment crashes to earth and infects a fraternity member. They freeze the body, but in the modern day, two geeks pledging a fraternity accidentally thaw the corpse, which proceeds to infect the campus with parasites that ...
Style: suspenseful, not serious, splatter, macabre, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parasite, alien, zombie, survival, monster, undead, police, college, corpse, experiment, chaos and mayhem, buddies ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 20th century, year 1986, year 1959
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Deadtime Stories (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A babysitting uncle tells his charges three horror stories--about a killer witch, Little Red Riding Hood and a werewolf, and a story about "Goldi Lox" and the three bears.
Style: scary, suspenseful, fairy tale, macabre, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: witch, werewolf, supernatural, transformation, serial killer, monster, resurrection, cult, magic, loss of virginity, cemetery, multiple storylines ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
 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, psychopath, curses spells and rituals, youth, student life, college, prank ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, not serious, scary, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, murder, supernatural, youth, ghost, survival, haunted house, teenage life, prank, serial killer, crimes, high school life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.6
 1K
Fear No Evil (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: High school student turns out to be personification of Lucifer. Two archangels in human form (as women) take him on.
Style: atmospheric, scary, serious, disturbing, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, reincarnation, supernatural, high school, revenge, satan, religions or cults, afterlife, social misfits, supernatural ability, rivalry, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s, 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Class Reunion (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Lizzie Borden High's class of '72 are going through the motions at their tenth-year reunion, until deranged alum Walter Baylor, driven insane by a sadistic senior-year prank, escapes from the mental institution and crashes the party. When ...
Style: parody, slasher, humorous, scary, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: high school, prank, silly humor, stoners, psychopath, disorder, dark humor, misfit, social misfits, youth, teenage life, vengeance ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1972, year 1982
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dream demon Freddy Krueger is resurrected from his apparent demise, and rapidly tracks down and kills the remainder of the Elm Street kids. However, Kristen, who can draw others into her dreams, wills her special ability to her friend Alice. Alice ...
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: asthma, supernatural, murder, psychopath, serial killer, high school, martial arts, sleeping, burned alive, disfigurement, resurrection, nightmare comes true ...
Time: 80s, year 1991
Place: ohio, usa, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Slumber Party Massacre (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An 18-year-old high school girl is left at home by her parents and decides to have a slumber party. Meanwhile, a mass murderer with a propensity for power tools has escaped from prison, and eventually makes his way to the party where the guests ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, high school, psychopath, neighbor, slumber party, killing spree, youth, mind game, crimes, violence spree, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, venice beach california, venice california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Return to Horror High (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A few years ago, a mysterious serial-killer caused panic on Crippen High School. The killer was never caught. A movie company, Cosmic Pictures, has decided to make a feature movie about these events - on location, at the now abandoned school. Since ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, police investigation, serial killer, murder, filmmaking, screenwriter, supernatural, investigation, youth, stalking, crimes, mind game ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.8
 18K
Zombeavers (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: College friends find their weekend of sex and debauchery ruined when deadly zombie beavers swarm their riverside cabin.
Style: absurd, humorous, not serious, bloody, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, beaver, mutant, deadly creature, river, death, monster, stupidity, brutality, mad scientist, nudity (full frontal - brief), animals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Prom Night III: The Last Kiss (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Mary Lou, the prom queen burned to death by her boyfriend back in the fifties, has escaped from hell and is once again walking the hallways of Hamilton High School, looking for blood. She chooses as her escort in world of the living Alex, an average ...
Style: slasher, humorous, scary, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, zombie, supernatural, ghost, prom, acid, school, teenage life, high school life, serial killer, youth, crimes ...
Time: 80s, year 1957
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.5
 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, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, ghost, supernatural, murder, psychopath, mysterious character, supernatural ability, aging, obsessive quest, crimes, dealing with death, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Rock 'n' Roll Nightmare (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: At an old farmhouse, a family mysteriously dissapears at the hands of evil. Years later, hair metal band The Tritons comes to the farmhouse, whose barn now features a 24-track recording studio. Lead singer John Triton gets the band to perform their ...
Style: scary, tense, serious, gloomy, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heavy metal culture, supernatural, heavy metal, good versus evil, friends, farm, survival, master villain, escapades, artists and showbiz, musician's life, music band ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.3
 19K
The Burning (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A caretaker at a summer camp is burned when a prank goes tragically wrong. After several years of intensive treatment at hospital, he is released back into society, albeit missing some social skills. What follows is a bloody killing spree with the ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stalking, camp, murder, serial killer, prank, summer camp, burned alive, evil man, youth, revenge, hospital, insanity ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%