Movies like Dance of the Dead

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Dance of the Dead (2008)
 5.8
 11K
Dance of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With Prom only hours away, the usual suspects of Cosa High (Cheerleaders, geeks, bad boys and the happy-go-lucky student council alike) are preoccupied with the annual rituals of teendom. On the night of the big dance when the dead unexpectedly rise to eat the living, polar opposite groups will be forced to unite in their final chance to save the town from the zombies.
Style: dark humor, scary, humorous, bloody, atmospheric, entertaining, exciting, rough, not serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, high school, prom, back from the dead, gory, supernatural, save the day, anti heroes, unlikely couple, violence, survival, cheerleader, apocalypse, virus, transformation, post apocalyptic, cemetery, parody, small town, foul language, post apocalypse, anti hero, youth, heroes, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Dance of the Dead

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, scary, dark humor and cult film films with plots about zombie, deadly, supernatural, danger, gory, blood and gore mostly in Horror, Comedy and Action genres. Some movies like Dance of the Dead: Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010), Braindead (1992), The Zombie King (2013), Zombieland (2009), 2001 Maniacs (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three scouts and lifelong friends join forces with one badass cocktail waitress to become the world’s most unlikely team of heroes. When their peaceful town is ravaged by a zombie invasion, they’ll fight for the badge of a lifetime and put ...
Style: humorous, bloody, not serious, scary, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, friendship, danger, gory, parody, strip club, small town, youth, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA, India
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two hillbillies are suspected of being killers by a group of paranoid college kids camping near the duo's West Virginian cabin. As the body count climbs, so does the fear and confusion as the college kids try to seek revenge against the pair.
Style: dark humor, humorous, absurd, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: nothing goes right, death, youth, buddies, in the woods, disorder, student, parody, friends, vacation, gory, slasher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 89K
Braindead (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a Sumatran rat-monkey bites Lionel Cosgrove's mother, she's transformed into a zombie and begins killing (and transforming) the entire town while Lionel races to keep things under control.
Style: humorous, dark humor, surreal, cult film, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, back from the dead, cannibalism, reanimation, gory, monster, deadly creature, deadly, danger, supernatural, mad, brutality ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, 1990s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Zombie King (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Samuel Peters (Edward Furlong), once an ordinary man, dabbles in the laws of voodoo to bring his wife back from the grave. He soon encounters the God of malevolence ‘Kalfu’ (Corey Feldman), and makes a pact with him to destroy the underworld and ...
Style: not serious, suspense, dark humor, humorous, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, survival, chaos and mayhem, deadly, danger, reincarnation, voodoo, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, gore, death of wife, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Detention of the Dead (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of oddball high school students find themselves trapped in detention with their classmates having turned into a horde of Zombies.
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: zombie, high school, school, escapades, supernatural, danger, deadly, social misfits, gory, teenager, survival, blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 500K
Zombieland (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Columbus has made a habit of running from what scares him. Tallahassee doesn't have fears. If he did, he'd kick their ever-living ass. In a world overrun by zombies, these two are perfectly evolved survivors. But now, they're about to ...
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, dark humor, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, danger, survival, plague, road trip, chaos and mayhem, parody, killings, amusement park, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.3
 12K
2001 Maniacs (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On their way to Spring Break, college kids take a detour through an old Southern town. The people of Pleasant Valley insist the kids stay for their annual barbecue celebration... but instead of getting a taste of the old South, the old South gets a ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, scary, rough, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, racism, serial killer, gory, violence spree, slasher, violence, gays and lesbians, animal cruelty, american civil war, psychopath, death ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, southern usa, florida, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dead Snow 2: Red vs. Dead (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Norway, Iceland, USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The gruesome Nazi Zombies are back to finish their mission, but our hero is not willing to die. He is gathering his own army to give them a final fight.
Style: humorous, scary, not serious, dark humor, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural, gore, parody, survival, danger, on the run, axe, young heroes, strong violent content, deadly, back from the dead ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 22K
Cooties (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mysterious virus hits an isolated elementary school, transforming the kids into a feral swarm of mass savages. An unlikely hero must lead a motley band of teachers in the fight of their lives.
Style: dark humor, humorous, not serious, scary, bloody ...
Audience: kids
Plot: gory, zombie apocalypse, zombie, supernatural, survival, elementary school, virus, teacher, deadly, danger, school, small town ...
Time: 80s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Cabin in the Woods (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five college friends spend the weekend at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover the truth behind the cabin in the woods.
Style: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, surreal, bloody ...
Plot: cabin in the woods, death, supernatural, in the woods, survival, monster, giant snake, danger, zombie, youth, weekend, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, year 2009, 1900s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.8
 879
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, danger, supernatural, deadly, gory, small town, satire, small town life, store, blood, flesh eating zombie, gore ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Shaun of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Shaun lives a supremely uneventful life, which revolves around his girlfriend, his mother, and, above all, his local pub. This gentle routine is threatened when the dead return to life and make strenuous attempts to snack on ordinary Londoners.
Style: dark humor, humorous, cult film, british horror, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, siege, friends, cult, misfit, death, british, pub, slacker, survival, winchester rifle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, england, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Zombies Vs. Strippers (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The Tough Titty is about to go under after losing a lot of money and gaining no customers. After they bring together their staff for the night to declare bankruptcy and lay offs, little do they know that around them the city is being sieged by the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, offbeat, rough, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, deadly, danger, supernatural, chaos, woman in danger, gory, strong sexual content, profanity, nightclub, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Dead Before Dawn (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A bunch of college kids accidentally unleash an evil curse that causes people to kill themselves and turn into Zombie Demons, aka ZEMONS!
Style: not serious, humorous, scary, dark humor
Audience: teens
Plot: save the day, danger, zombie, chaos and mayhem, youth, adventure, occult, young heroes, heroes, gory, curses spells and rituals, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.1
 4K
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: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, satanic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, obsession, high school, misfit, vengeance, social misfits, teenage life, danger, curses spells and rituals, deal with the devil, phone sex, telephone number ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.9
 7K
Zombieland (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Zombieland follows four survivors outwitting zombies and searching for a place to call home.
Style: humorous, dark humor, absurd, road movie, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, chaos and mayhem, zombie apocalypse, parody, escapades, anti heroes, danger, survival, road trip, anti hero, blood, corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Chopper Chicks in Zombietown (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Riding around on their motorbikes, a gang of tough women bikers are the only thing that stands between a crowd of zombies, which have been accidentally let out of their secure cave, and those still alive in the town.
Style: scary, suspenseful, humorous, rough, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, small town, mad scientist, chase, gory, apocalypse, supernatural, survival, leadership, small town life, vampire, chaos ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.2
 110K
Jennifer's Body (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
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: dark humor, sexy, sexual, scary, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: seductress, female killer, teenagers, high school, succubus, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, small town, demon, cheerleader, demons, cannibalism ...
Time: 80s
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Return of the Living Dead II (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of kids discover one of the drums containing a rotting corpse and release the 2-4-5 Trioxin gas into the air, causing the dead to once again rise from the grave and seek out brains.
Style: humorous, scary, suspenseful, rough, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, undead, gory, supernatural, escapades, deadly, disorder, danger, chaos, suburbs, deadly creature, parody ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, rough, suspenseful, brutal, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, back from the dead, chaos, cannibalism, survival, danger, woman in danger, small town, apocalypse, death, hell on earth, eaten alive ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1990, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.7
 16K
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: humorous, not serious, absurd, bloody, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, beaver, mutant, gory, deadly creature, danger, lake or river, blood, death, monster, parody, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Walking Deceased (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: THE WALKING DECEASED is the Scary Movie of the zombie genre, ripping on the biggest and best of zombie pop-culture, arguably the most crazed genre in the world. The story follows a group of survivors from all walks of the apocalypse – an idiotic ...
Style: not serious, humorous, absurd, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, parody, goofy hero, deadly, disorder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Blood Moon Rising (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Devil's daughter rises from the grave bringing with her zombies, werewolves, vampires and the armies of Hell to destroy Earth. Mankind's only salvation is a young hippie girl and a comic book geek Darrel.
Style: dark humor, not serious, scary, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: zombie, good versus evil, supernatural, vampire, opposites attract, parody, fall in love, love and romance, deadly, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 4.6
 9K
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, rough, suspense, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: voodoo, swamp, youth, slasher, danger, teenage life, survival, zombie, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, back from the dead, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Redneck Zombies (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A barrel of radioactive waste is lost out in the woods. Some demented rednecks find it and use it as part of their still. Everybody who drinks from the liquor they produced turns into a zombie.
Style: offbeat, scary, suspenseful, humorous, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, crimes, criminal's revenge, toxic, deadly creature, disorder, heroes, deadly, anti heroes, rivalry, slasher, buddies ...
Time: 80s
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Dead Moon Rising (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mysterious disease overtakes the world, and the infected develop a hankering for human flesh. Jim and his fellow Cheapskate Car Rental clerks are oblivious to the changes going on right outside their door, until it literally gets right in their ...
Style: humorous, scary, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, chaos, supernatural, danger, plague, apocalypse, gory, deadly, chaos and mayhem, disgruntled, deadly creature, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.7
 733
Buck Wild (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A hunting vacation goes horribly awry for 4 friends after they accidentally shoot the lease's land owner.
Style: humorous, scary, not serious, sexy
Plot: zombie, danger, deadly, confined, buddies, survival, friends, supernatural, hunting, sex, profanity, male nudity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When this year's round of unsuspecting Northerners fail to show up for their annual Guts N' Glory Jamboree, the residents of Pleasant Valley take their cannibalistic carnival on the road and head to Iowa where they encounter spoiled ...
Style: scary, humorous, offbeat, not serious, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, gore, chaos and mayhem, violence spree, drugs/alcohol, gory, deadly, on the road, college, rivalry, showbiz, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, iowa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, zombie, slasher, supernatural, acid, prom, school, violence, gory, rivalry, youth, serial killer ...
Time: 80s, year 1957
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.3
 10K
The Revenant (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A horror movie/buddy comedy about Joey and his undead friend Bart who comes back from the dead as a revenant: an articulate zombie that needs to drink blood to arrest the decomposition of his body.
Style: exciting, humorous, dark humor, semi serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, imaginary, partners, supernatural, back from the dead, vigilante, deadly, criminal heroes, vampire, survival, vigilantism, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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