Movies like Zombie

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Zombie (1979)
 6.9
 23K
Zombie (1979)
Original name: Zombi 2
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 zombies, who devour human flesh and seem indestructible....
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, bloody, biting, surprise ending, suspense, atmospheric, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, cannibalism, island, shark, back from the dead, violence, tropical island, plague, gory, mad scientist, supernatural, survival, crimes, investigation, experiment gone awry, danger, chaos and mayhem, chaos, cure, escapades, deadly, disorder, voodoo, apocalypse, brutality ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979, 80s
Place: manhattan new york city

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Most similar movies to Zombie

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, rough, scary and suspenseful films with plots about deadly, gory, danger, zombie, blood, gore and blood splatter mostly in Horror, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Zombie: City of the Living Dead (1980), Night of the Living Dead (1990), Dawn of the Dead (2004), The House by the Cemetery (1981), The Beyond (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Zombie Holocaust (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After Malukan immigrants engage in a string of corpse mutilations at various New York City hospitals, a doctor and a morgue assistant travel to the Maluku Islands to investigate.
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, rough, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, island, mad scientist, jungle, cannibal, mad doctor, gory, apocalypse, survival, supernatural, deadly, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: usa, new york, vietnam, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
City of the Living Dead (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman has visions that suggest the eruption of the living dead into the world through a portal, spurred on by the suicide of a priest.
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, gore, violence, hanging, slasher, surrealism, cemetery, priest, suicide, demon, living dead ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: new england, usa, manhattan new york city, georgia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Night of the Living Dead (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In this remake of the original classic film, a group of people are trapped inside a farmhouse as legions of the walking dead try to get inside and use them for food.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, brutal, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, chaos, back from the dead, cannibalism, survival, danger, small town, woman in danger, apocalypse, living dead, death, hell on earth ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s, year 1990
Place: pennsylvania, usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Burial Ground: The Nights of Terror (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Professor Ayres discovers a secret in an ancient stone and when he opens a crypt, he revives zombies that kill him. He had invited three couples to visit him in his manor to reveal his discovery. However, they never get around to meeting the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, party, crypt, gory, mad scientist, supernatural, danger, deadly, splatter, gore, brutality, blood ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: italy, europe, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Dawn of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada, Japan, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of surviving people take refuge in a shopping center after the world has been over taken over by aggressive, flesh-eating zombies. A remake of the 1978 zombie film of the same name.
Style: scary, rough, dark humor, bleak, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, chaos and mayhem, siege, group of strangers, apocalypse, death, mass murder, shopping mall, gory, infected, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2003, 2000s
Place: usa, wisconsin, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The House by the Cemetery (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A deranged killer lives in the basement of an old mansion and pops out occasionally to commit grisly murders that include be-headings.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, zombie, mad scientist, supernatural, psychopath, vengeance, family in danger, danger, haunted by the past, slasher, insanity, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.9
 18K
The Beyond (1981)
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: gothic, atmospheric, scary, surreal, disturbing ...
Plot: zombie, hotel, ghost, afterlife, morgue, murder, gore, blood, violence, survival, danger, acid ...
Time: 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.7
 18K
Demons (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of people are trapped in a West Berlin movie theater infested with ravenous demons who proceed to kill and possess the humans one-by-one, thereby multiplying their numbers.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, plague, pimp, prostitute, danger, chaos, teenage life, gory, deadly, heroes, supernatural ability, infected ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, germany, west germany, rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 4.9
 4K
Zombi 3 (1988)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a terrorist's body, infected with a stolen chemical, is recovered by the US military, the corpse is cremated, unintentionally releasing the virus/bacteria into the atmosphere over a small island. Soon the infected populace mutate into ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, pregnancy, hotel, violence, gore, corpse, scientist, military, blood, terrorist, living dead, soldier ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.9
 1K
FleshEater (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teenagers, taking a nocturnal hayride come across the grave of a man. Little did they know that this deceased man is a zombie. One by one, the actual living are falling victim and becoming zombies. Eventually there are zombies everywhere, ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, satanic
Plot: zombie, splatter, extreme violence, chaos and mayhem, crimes, deadly creature, violence spree, in the woods, danger, on the run, survival, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Night of the Living Dead (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A group of people try to survive an attack of bloodthirsty zombies while trapped in a rural Pennsylvania farmhouse. Although not the first zombie film, Night of the Living Dead is the progenitor of the contemporary "zombie apocalypse" ...
Style: scary, rough, suspense, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, cannibalism, trapped, survival, cult, rescue, isolation, back from the dead, chaos, danger, cemetery, siege ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1967, year 1968, 1960s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.1
 1K
Eaters (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The world - devastated by the Great Epidemic - is governed by hordes of living dead. Three men - Igor and Alen, two hunters of dead and a scientist, Gyno - try to give an answer to what has happened to the human race. Alen and Igor leave for two ...
Style: serious, scary, rough, brutal
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, isolation, chaos, supernatural, gory, deadly, apocalypse, mad scientist, escapades, chaos and mayhem, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy, europe, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.0
 8K
Demons 2 (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of tenants and visitors are trapped in a 10-story high-rise apartment building infested with demons who proceed to hunt the dwindling humans down.
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, sinister ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, pregnancy, zombie, supernatural, chaos, danger, demon, apartment building, good versus evil, psychopath, survival, skyscraper ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Day of the Dead (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The final chapter of George A. Romero's "Dead Trilogy". In an underground government installation they are searching for a cure to overcome this strange transformation into zombies. Unfortunately, the zombies from above ground have ...
Style: tense, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, mad scientist, survival, cannibalism, insanity, cure, helicopter, siege, zombie apocalypse, living dead, disembodied head ...
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Hell of the Living Dead (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A tough female reporter and her cameraman boyfriend team up with a four-man commando unit in the New Guinea jungle whom are fighting flesh-eating zombies. NB: Not to be confused with the 1981 American-made film with the same title.
Style: scary, offbeat, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, danger, jungle, animal life, heroes, man versus machine, disorder, deadly, rivalry, soldier, slasher, deadly creature ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979
Place: italy, spain, europe, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Return of the Living Dead III (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Colonel Reynolds and his group of government scientists continue their work on re-animating the dead for military use. His son Curt uses a stolen security pass to sneak in with his thrill-seeking girlfriend Julie, with shocking, deadly results!
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, gang, laboratory, obsessive quest, disorder, love affair, gory, deadly, crimes, dangerous attraction, wish come true, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Anthropophagus (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of tourists become stranded on an uninhabited island where they are stalked by an insane, violent, and grotesque killer that slaughtered the town's former residents.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, scary, psycho film ...
Plot: slasher, island, cannibal, psychopath, serial killer, stranded, confined, isolation, danger, gory, survival, stalking ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Land of the Dead (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The world is full of zombies and the survivors have barricaded themselves inside a walled city to keep out the living dead. As the wealthy hide out in skyscrapers and chaos rules the streets, the rest of the survivors must find a way to stop the ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, future dystopia, zombie apocalypse, siege, mercenary, back from the dead, gory, heroic mission, soldier, danger, heroes ...
Time: future, year 1995, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Living Dead at Manchester Morgue (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A cop chases two hippies suspected of a series of Manson family-like murders; unbeknown to him, the real culprits are the living dead, brought to life with a thirst for human flesh after government officials conduct pest control experiments using ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hippie, countryside, zombie, slasher, danger, hospital, gas station, radiation, investigation, murder, morgue, undead ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Grapes of Death (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman discovers that the pesticide being sprayed on vineyards is turning people into murderous lunatics.
Style: surreal, serious, suspenseful, scary, rough
Plot: zombie, dynamite, vineyard, blood, exploitation, violence, murder, crimes, village life, village, danger, deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Nightmare City (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An airplane exposed to radiation lands, and blood drinking zombies emerge armed with knives, guns and teeth! They go on a rampage slicing, dicing, and biting their way across the Italian countryside.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, sinister ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, danger, contamination, airplane, countryside, rescue, apocalypse, virus, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, deadly creature, violence spree ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979
Place: italy, southern italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.5
 1K
Junk (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Four crooks rob a jewelery shop, then head for an abandoned factory where they plan to fence the goods to the Yakuza. Unfortunately, their chosen location happens to be the same place where American scientists had previously experimented on ...
Style: rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, store, gang, gore, danger, experiment gone awry, crimes, escapades, chases and races, heist, factory, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.5
 152K
[Rec] (2007)
Genre: Horror
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, bleak, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: plague, found footage, trapped, danger, deadly creature, videotaping, cannibalism, shooting, paranoia, characters in danger, infected, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 5.6
 70K
Cabin Fever (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of five college graduates rent a cabin in the woods and begin to fall victim to a horrifying flesh-eating virus, which attracts the unwanted attention of the homicidal locals.
Style: dark humor, rough, suspense, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: virus, survival, danger, disease, illness, gory, deadly, in the woods, small town, plague, college, lodge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 2K
Absurd (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man has been driven insane by church-sanctioned scientific experimentation which also causes him to be nearly impossible to kill. He is pursued to America by a priest where he embarks upon a killing spree while the priest tries to hunt him down ...
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, slasher, psycho killer, cannibal, sadism, death, monster, priest, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Dawn of the Dead (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: During an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter, and his television-executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, helicopter, siege, survival, apocalypse, violence, danger, rescue, back from the dead, infection, loss of loved one ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Two Evil Eyes (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two horror segments based on Edgar Allan Poe stories set in and around the city of Pittsburgh. "The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar" concerns a cheating wife who is trying to scam her dying husband out of millions by having her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Plot: zombie, hypnosis, murder, violence, investigation, ghost, photographer, hallucination, cat, anthology, gory, supernatural ...
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.8
 2K
After Death (1989)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A woman goes back to the island where her parents were killed. They had been working on a cure for cancer and accidentally raised the dead by angering a voodoo priest. With the woman is a group of mercenaries and they meet up with some other ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, surprise ending
Plot: zombie, voodoo, cannibalism, monster, jungle, exploding head, cancer, gore, blood, military, danger, island ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Night of the Living Dead: Resurrection (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The deceased have risen with the instinct to feed on the living as a family is trapped during a zombie apocalypse. Wales. Based on George A. Romero's classic "Night of the Living Dead".
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, remake of american film
Plot: zombie, isolation, chaos, survival, apocalypse, deadly, gory, danger, supernatural, walking dead, zombie attack, farmhouse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Tombs of the Blind Dead (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, Portugal
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the thirteenth century, the region around the city of Berzano was ruled by a legion of Templar Knights, who sought eternal life through the ingestion of human blood. They terrorized the region by harvesting the land and committing human ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, rough, scary ...
Plot: zombie, knight, evil, danger, stalking, woman in danger, gory, couples, ancient mystery, deadly, vengeance, survival ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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