Movies and TV shows like Tales from the Cryptkeeper

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Tales from the Cryptkeeper (1993)
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Tales from the Cryptkeeper (1993)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA, France
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Tales from the Cryptkeeper is an animated series aimed at children made by Nelvana Limited, PeaceArch Entertainment, kaBOOM! Entertainment and Warner Bros. Television Animation. It was shown on TVO and ABC, and is still shown near Halloween on Teletoon. It was based on the live-action television show, Tales from the Crypt, which aired concurrently on HBO. Being directed at children, Tales From the Cryptkeeper was significantly milder than the live-action HBO version. The series was cancelled on December 10, 1994. In 1999, the show returned to the air as New Tales from the Cryptkeeper. The animation was different from that of the previous episodes.
Style: anthology, gothic horror, gothic, dark fantasy, bleak, witty, disturbing, twists and turns, surprise ending
Plot: paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, dark humor, irony, crypt, supernatural, puppet, pun, plot twist

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Most similar movies to Tales from the Cryptkeeper

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, gothic, semi serious and captivating films and TV series with plots about supernatural, supernatural power, imaginary, vampire, supernatural ability, escapades and friendship mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Horror genres. Some movies like Tales from the Cryptkeeper: Constantine: City of Demons (2018), Beetlejuice (1989), Archie's Weird Mysteries (1999), Cartoon Monsoon (2003), Ao Oni The Animation (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Constantine: City of Demons (2018)
Genre: Animation, Short, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 6 min.
TV show
Story: This all-new animated series from Warner Bros. Animation and Blue Ribbon Content follows DC’s popular comic book character John Constantine (voiced by the live action series star Matt Ryan), a seasoned demon hunter and master of the occult.
Style: suspense, gothic, stylized, scary, serious ...
Plot: god or devil, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, devil, supernatural, supernatural power, demon, exorcism, holy water, superhero, demons, salvation ...
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Beetlejuice (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA, China, Taiwan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Beetlejuice is an American-Canadian animated television series which ran from September 9, 1989 to October 26, 1991 on ABC and, on Fox from September 9, 1991 to December 6, 1991. Loosely based on the 1988 film of the same name, it was developed and ...
Style: gothic, not serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, best friends, supernatural ability, imaginary, supernatural, odd couple, ghost, friends, parallel world, escapades, fish out of water, youth ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
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100%
Tales from the Crypt (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Tales from the Crypt, sometimes titled HBO's Tales from the Crypt, is an American horror anthology television series that ran from June 10, 1989 to July 19, 1996 on the premium cable channel HBO for seven seasons with a total of 93 episodes. ...
Style: macabre, suspenseful, gothic horror, witty, dark fantasy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dark humor, monster, nightmare, supernatural, mysterious character, nightmare comes true, amateur detective, deadly, danger, hidden identity, supernatural ability, deadly creature ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Archie's Weird Mysteries (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Archie's Weird Mysteries is an American animated children's television program, based on the Archie comics. The series premise revolves around a Riverdale High physics lab gone awry, making the town of Riverdale a "magnet" for ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: horror for children, pre-teens
Plot: high school, supernatural, escapades, youth, adventure, best friends, danger, journalism, imaginary, mystery, disorder, social relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Cartoon Monsoon (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A anthology collection of cartoons made by animators from 2003 to 2004.
Style: anthology
Plot: human, telephone, tomato, monster, zombie, shorts, woman, cell phone
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Ao Oni The Animation (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 3 min.
TV show
Story: In most ordinary high schools, many stories and rumors float around—some scandalous, some happy and some...more macabre. One such example is of monsters lurking in an abandoned mansion outside of town. Such tales, however, prove too tempting to ...
Style: scary, suspense, bleak, humorous, 3d animation
Plot: haunted house, monster, supernatural, mansion, ghost, paranormal, fear, violence, revenge, death, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Drop Kick on My Devil!! (2018)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Jashin-chan, a devil from Hell was abruptly summoned to the human world by Yurine Hanazono, a stoic college student who lives in a run-down apartment in Jinbocho. They're forced to become roommates since Yurine doesn't know how to send ...
Style: psychological, humorous, sincere, captivating, feel good
Plot: supernatural, girl, friendship, escapades, creature, monster, peril, supernatural ability, youth, curses spells and rituals, society, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Hellsing Ultimate (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Hellsing, a secret organization of the British government, have long been battling supernatural threats to keep the people safe from the creatures of the night. The current leader, Integra Wingates Hellsing, controls her own personal army to ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, dark fantasy, stylized, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, immortality, danger, anti heroes, gunfight, supernatural, vampire hunter, anti hero, monster, superhuman powers, good versus evil, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Lucy: The Daughter of the Devil (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: Lucy, the Daughter of the Devil is a computer-animated cartoon aired by Cartoon Network as part of its Adult Swim programming block. It was written and directed by Loren Bouchard, produced by Bouchard, Seth and Josh Piezas, and animated by Fluid ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, adult animation, gothic, 3d animation
Plot: devil, heaven and hell, dark humor, supernatural ability, rebelliousness, grownups, parents and children, student life, supernatural, father daughter relationship, nun, antichrist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Hellsing Ultimate Abridged (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
TV show
Story: A shortened, re-dubbed and much funnier take on "Hellsing Ultimate" (2006). Follow Alucard on his long, enthusiastic walks, and follow Seras, the police girl, as she comes to terms with her vampirism. And nets a sweet-ass cannon in the ...
Style: parody, semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, rivalry, heroes, supernatural, good versus evil, deadly creature, superhuman powers, escapades, deadly, supernatural ability, master warrior, danger ...
Time: future
Place: england, london
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40%
Seraph of the End (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In 2012, the world allegedly comes to an end at the hands of a human-made virus, ravaging the global populace and leaving only children untouched. It is at this time that vampires emerge from the recesses of the earth, likely followed by age-old ...
Style: dark fantasy, exciting, captivating, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: vampirism, friendship, weapons, demon, angel, super strength, sword, post apocalypse, supernatural power, virus, demons, post apocalyptic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Night Warriors: Darkstalkers' Revenge (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, Japan, USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: In another world, another time, all the old legends of vampires...of ghosts...of werewolves...and all manner of things that go bump in the night...are real. And as all the old legends make so very clear, humans are the natural enemies of...The ...
Style: gothic horror
Plot: vampire, zombie, wolfman, video game, sasquatch, super strength, magical girl, vampirism, megalomaniac, castle, dark hero, blood ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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38%
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Needless (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Needless is an action comedy science fiction manga and anime series by Kami Imai. Serialized in Shueisha's seinen magazine Ultra Jump beginning in 2004, an anime adaptation by Madhouse began airing on July 2, 2009.
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: imaginary, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, danger, supernatural ability, chaos, adventure, future dystopia, heroes, supernatural power, friends ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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37%
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Hellsing (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Vampires exist. It is the duty of Hellsing, an organization sponsored by the British government, to hide that frightening fact and protect the blissfully unaware populace. Along with its own personal army, Hellsing also has a few secret weapons. ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, dracula, supernatural ability, anti hero, monster, rivalry, supernatural, deadly creature, heroic mission, warrior, immortality, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, london
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37%
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Ugly Americans (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Ugly Americans is an American animated sitcom created by Devin Clark and developed by David M. Stern. The program focuses on the life of Mark Lilly, a social worker employed by the Department of Integration, in an alternate reality version of New ...
Style: humorous, not serious, adult animation, absurd, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, monster, supernatural, lifestyle, social misfits, imaginary, silly humor, boss and employee, city life, social worker, freak, workplace romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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36%
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Fairy Gone (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Once upon a time, fairies were tools of war. The story takes place in a world where fairies possess and dwell in animals, giving them mysterious abilities. By removing the organs of a possessed animal and transplanting them into humans, fairies can ...
Style: dark fantasy, visually appealing, twists and turns, captivating, bleak
Plot: supernatural, fairy, demon, magic, revenge, post war, government, terrorism, fantasy world, catastrophe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Mr. Pickles (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: The Goodman family lives with their lovable pet dog, Mr. Pickles, a deviant border collie with a secret satanic streak.
Style: bloody, not serious, offbeat, humorous, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vicious, dark humor, satanic ritual, cartoon dog, pets, small town, satire, small town life, family life, eccentric family, heavy metal, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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35%
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Invader ZIM (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Invader Zim is an American animated television series created by Jhonen Vasquez. The show premiered on Nickelodeon on March 30, 2001. The series involves an extraterrestrial named Zim who originates from a planet called Irk, and his ongoing mission ...
Style: witty, humorous, stylized, semi serious, 2d animation ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: paranoia, dark humor, adventure, social misfits, insanity, absurd humor, misfit, manic, mad scientist, rivalry, disorder, supernatural ...
Time: future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Liquid Television (1991)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Crime, Horror, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Liquid Television is an Emmy Award–winning 1990s animation showcase that appeared on MTV. The first season of Liquid Television also aired on BBC Two in co-production with MTV. It was pre-aired in 1989–1991. Ultimately, MTV commissioned three ...
Style: anthology, macabre, 2d animation, grotesque, art house ...
Plot: compilation, puppet, violence, surrealism, live action, music video, rock music, orphanage, biker, murder, vignette
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33%
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Ruby Gloom (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Horror
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Ruby Gloom is a Canadian animated television show based on an apparel franchise of the same name. The show was produced by Nelvana and began airing on October 13, 2006 in Canada on the network YTV. It features the voices of Sarah Gadon, Emily ...
Style: gothic, feel good, humorous, odd, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, optimism, friends, supernatural, talking animals, hopes, family, ghost, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, small town, communication problem ...
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33%
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Mega Babies (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
TV show
Story: Mega Babies is a Canadian cartoon created by the Tremblay brothers, Christian and Yvon, and produced by CinéGroupe and Landmark Entertainment Group in association with Sony Wonder. Mega Babies was co-directed by Kevin Patrick Currie, Rick Thomas ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, scatology
Plot: baby, babies and infants, escapades, heroes, youth, superhuman powers, toilet humor, craziness, belch, super strength, irreverence, nurse ...
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33%
Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
TV show
Story: An anthology series that centres around a new story every episode
Style: not serious, humorous, puppet animation, captivating, disturbing ...
Audience: horror for children, kids
Plot: mischievous children, youth, troublemaker, uncontrollable, kids in trouble, children, body horror, retribution, revenge, brat, disorder, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Vampire Princess Miyu (1997)
Genre: Animation, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: No overview found.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, imaginary, heroes, escapades, love and romance, supernatural, danger, hopes, supernatural ability, good versus evil, rivalry, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Solar Opposites (2020)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
TV show
Story: A family of aliens from a much better world must take refuge in middle America after the destruction of their planet. Their mission: protect the Pupa, a living super computer that will one day evolve into its true form, consume them and terraform ...
Style: funny, entertaining, feel good, captivating, whimsical ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: dark humor, alien, adventure, human alien relationship, science and technology, alien contact, ufo, new life, alien encounter, space and aliens, refugee, family relations ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Fantastic Four (1978)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Fantastic Four is the second animated series based on Marvel's comic book series Fantastic Four. It aired on NBC from September 9 to December 16, 1978.
Plot: superhero, superhero team, robot, flying, marvel entertainment, superheroine, supernatural power, telekinesis, creature, husband wife relationship, crash landing, spacecraft ...
Time: 70s
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32%
Wild C.A.T.S: Covert Action Teams (1994)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
TV show
Story: WildC.A.T.s is a half-hour animated television series based on the comics series of the same name. WildC.A.T.s is about the universal war between two prehistoric alien races. One of the races is the heroic Kherubim while the other is the evil ...
Plot: alien, giant, masked hero, heroine, midget, extraterrestrial, katana, gun, superhero, spacecraft, alien race, superhero team ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Vampire Princess Miyu (1988)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Its central characters are a vampire girl named Miyu and her demonic companion Larva. Miyu is the daughter of both a human and a shinma (demon) and as such she was awakened as the guardian whose destiny is to hunt down all stray shinma and send them ...
Style: gothic
Plot: vampire, doll, immortality, blood, demon, violence, female vampire
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The exploits of the Grim Reaper, who has been forced into being the best friend of two children. A spin-off of the show Grim & Evil.
Style: humorous, not serious, gothic, exciting, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: supernatural, misfit, imaginary, danger, adventure, friendship, mischievous children, humiliation, fish out of water, bet, disorder, youth ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.2
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Bunnicula (2016)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Philippines, India, UK
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: A dark comedic adventure about the titular Bunnicula, a vampire rabbit, Mina, his owner, and her two pets, Chester the cat and Harold the dog. Instead of blood, Bunnicula feeds on carrots to sustain himself which gives him super abilities which ...
Style: dark fantasy, light, captivating, humorous, feel good
Audience: horror for children
Plot: vampire, pets, monster, rabbit, supernatural, surrealism, animal that acts human, animal protagonist, teenage girl, red eyes, cartoon cat, vegetable ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Golan, The Insatiable (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: "Golan the Insatiable" is the story of a mighty godlord from an alternate universe who arrives in the small town of Oak Grove, where his only friend is a 10-year-old goth girl named DYLAN. Together they fight the boredom of suburban life. ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, disturbing, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, imaginary, troublemaker, chaos and mayhem, prank, social relations, society, life turned upside down, mischievous children, small town life, chaos, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%