Movies like Krampus

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Krampus (2015)
 6.2
 56K
Krampus (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A horror comedy based on the ancient legend about a pagan creature who punishes children on Christmas.
Style: dark humor, scary, humorous, suspenseful, dark, suspense, atmospheric, macabre, semi serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: christmas, supernatural, legends and myths, demon, santa claus, monster, danger, family, power outage, grandmother, child in peril, fire, creature, fireplace, blizzard, dark fantasy, family bonds, deadly, deadly creature, winter, snow, destruction, christmas tree, holiday, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Krampus

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, humorous and entertaining films with plots about danger, supernatural, storytelling, brutality, transformation, dialogue and mentor mostly in Horror, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Krampus: Leprechaun: Origins (2014), Gremlins (1984), The Raven (1963), Saint (2010), Leprechaun (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Leprechaun: Origins (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two young couples backpacking through Ireland discover that one of Ireland's most famous legends is a terrifying reality.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, dark humor, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly creature, danger, deadly, gory, vengeance, violence, death, legend, monster, chase, blood, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ireland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 175K
Gremlins (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When Billy Peltzer is given a strange but adorable pet named Gizmo for Christmas, he inadvertently breaks the three important rules of caring for a Mogwai, and unleashes a horde of mischievous gremlins on a small town.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, feel good, scary, light ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: supernatural, christmas, monster, small town, human animal relationship, holiday, chaos and mayhem, danger, escapades, daring rescue, deadly creature, pets ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 9K
The Raven (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A magician who has been turned into a raven turns to a former sorcerer for help in this film loosely based on the Edgar Allen Poe poem.
Style: gothic, humorous, atmospheric, stylized, offbeat ...
Plot: sorcerer, parody, good versus evil, haunted by the past, presumed dead, magician, duel, raven, castle, supernatural ability, supernatural, danger ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 8K
Saint (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A horror film that depicts St. Nicholas as a murderous bishop who kidnaps and murders children when there is a full moon on December 5.
Style: exciting, scary, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: bishop, deadly, danger, murder, vengeance, ghost, kidnapping, crimes, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 4.7
 20K
Leprechaun (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A horrific Leprechaun goes on a rampage after his precious bag of gold coins is stolen. He uses all of his magical destructive powers to trick, terrorize and kill anyone who is unlucky enough to hinder his relentless search. In a frantic attempt to ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, dark humor, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: legends and myths, murder, vengeance, supernatural, deadly creature, family in danger, slasher, monster, violence, curses spells and rituals, chase, greed ...
Time: 80s
Place: north dakota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.1
 7K
Ghoulies (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young man and his girlfriend move into the man's old mansion home, where he becomes possessed by a need to control ancient demons.
Style: scary, humorous, offbeat, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, witch, warlock, supernatural, zombie, puppets, gory, chaos, danger, youth, supernatural ability, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Night of the Demons (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While conducting a seance during a Halloween party, high-school seniors unlock the demon that remains locked in the crematorium.
Style: scary, suspenseful, gothic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, haunted house, supernatural, demon, gory, survival, afterlife, transformation, halloween party, zombie, demons, seance ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.2
 107K
Tremors (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hick handymen Val McKee and Earl Bassett can barely eke out a living in the Nevada hamlet of Perfection, so they decide to leave town -- despite an admonition from a shapely seismology coed who's picking up odd readings on her equipment. Before ...
Style: humorous, scary, suspenseful, suspense, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: deadly creature, monster, survival, desert, rescue, small town, danger, creature feature, tentacle, gory, stranded, mutant ...
Time: 80s
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Cabin in the Woods (2011)
Genre: Comedy, 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, humorous ...
Plot: survival, death, in the woods, supernatural, cabin in the woods, trapped, weekend, monster, danger, zombie, youth, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 1900s, 20th century ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.9
 37K
Creepshow (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A. Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen.
Style: suspenseful, dark humor, scary, macabre, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, zombie, murder, gory, cult, danger, death, violence, revenge, torture, back from the dead, multiple storylines ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 1830s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.8
 73K
Trick 'r Treat (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Four interwoven stories that occur on Halloween: an everyday high school principal has a secret life as a serial killer; a college virgin might have just met the one guy for her; a group of teenagers pull a mean prank; a bitter old recluse receives ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, werewolf, slasher, psychopath, serial killer, monster, party, paranormal phenomena, zombie, school bus, double life, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Life After Beth (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Zach is devastated by the unexpected death of his girlfriend, Beth. When she mysteriously returns, he gets a second chance at love. Soon his whole world turns upside down...
Style: semi serious, dark humor, humorous, atmospheric, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural romance, danger, life turned upside down, couple relations, disorder, deadly, youth, young lovers, drugs/alcohol, supernatural, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 2.8
 29K
Troll 2 (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young child is terrified to discover that a planned family trip is to be haunted by vile plant-eating monsters out of his worst nightmare...
Style: scary, humorous, serious, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Plot: small town, cult, witch, seance, danger, goblin, popcorn, sandwich, vacation, monster, seduction, destiny ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 8K
Santa's Slay (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Santa Claus is actually a demon who lost a bet with an Angel, so he becomes the giver of toys and happiness. But when the bet is off, he returns to his evil ways.
Style: christmas horror, semi serious, suspenseful, scary, dark humor ...
Plot: santa claus, murder, good versus evil, angel, vengeance, serial killer, grandfather grandson relationship, slasher, satan, small town, save the day, fish out of water ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.8
 18K
Wishmaster (1997)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Djinn having been released from his ancient prison seeks to capture the soul of the woman who discovered him, thereby opening a portal and freeing his fellow Djinn to take over the earth.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: genie, curses spells and rituals, violence, good versus evil, wish come true, supernatural, danger, death, blood, mythology, transformation, brutality ...
Place: los angeles, usa, california, persia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.4
 58K
Arachnophobia (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A large spider from the jungles of South America is accidentally transported in a crate with a dead body to America where it mates with a local spider. Soon after, the residents of a small California town disappear as the result of spider bites from ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, macabre, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spiders, small town, survival, expedition, danger, exterminator, creature feature, nobody believes, animal horror, dangerous animal, coincidence, paranoia ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california, usa, venezuela, south america, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
 4K
Vamp (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two fraternity pledges go to a sleazy bar looking for strippers to entertain their college friends.
Style: scary, dark humor, humorous, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, chase, strip club, fraternity, murder, supernatural, college, violence, ghost, nightclub, bar, slasher ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Frighteners (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Once an architect, Frank Bannister now passes himself off as an exorcist of evil spirits. To bolster his facade, he claims his "special" gift is the result of a car accident that killed his wife. But what he does not count on is more ...
Style: scary, dark humor, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, serial killer, architect, judge, poltergeist, funeral, small town, cons and scams, private detective, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Finland, Norway, France, Sweden
Duration: 84 min.
Story: It's the eve of Christmas in northern Finland and an "archeological" dig has just unearthed the real Santa Claus. But this particular Santa isn't the one you want coming to town. When all the local children begin mysteriously ...
Style: dark humor, captivating, humorous, christmas horror, suspense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: christmas, ancient mystery, holiday, santa claus, beast, tombs and skeletons, legends and myths, young heroes, buried truth, expedition, archeological dig, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
My Demon Lover (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Denny has yet again been left by her thug boyfriend Chip. It seems as if she is doomed to be stuck with awful guys, this time she has to choose between nerdy Charles and the strange Kaz, who turns into a monster when sexually aroused.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, sexy, dark humor ...
Audience: date night
Plot: demon, romance, supernatural, true love, animal life, couples, deadly, supernatural romance, danger, mentally unstable, sexual relations, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Young sweethearts Billy and Kate move to the Big Apple, land jobs in a high-tech office park and soon reunite with the friendly and lovable Gizmo. But a series of accidents creates a whole new generation of Gremlins. The situation worsens when the ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: skyscraper, mad scientist, monster, disorder, friendship, friends, mogul, technology gone awry, chaos and mayhem, save the day, escapades, genetically altered ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.6
 506
Ooga Booga (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Revenge is served on a spear when dirty cops brutally murder DEVIN, an innocent African-American med student. Devin’s soul is magically transferred into the body of an action figure named OOGA BOOGA. Armed only with his tribal weapon and the help ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, not serious, dark humor, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: trailer park, spear, violence spree, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, racism, vengeance, rivalry, danger, crimes, witnessing a crime, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 20K
House (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Roger Cobb is a author who has just separated from his wife. He moves into a new house and tries to work on a novel based on his experiences in the Vietnam War. Strange things start happening around him; little things at first, but as they become ...
Style: scary, humorous, dark humor, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Plot: haunted house, vietnam war, ghost, supernatural, zombie, missing person, gory, solitude, danger, hanging, haunted by the past, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 6.0
 13K
The Gate (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three young children accidentally release a horde of nasty, pint-sized demons from a hole in a suburban backyard. What follows is a classic battle between good and evil as the three kids struggle to overcome a nightmarish hell that is literally ...
Style: scary, tense, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: supernatural, demons, moth, hand, sibling, eye, dawn, dead dog, occult, demon, backyard, hole ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 94K
Fright Night (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A teenager suspects his new neighbour is a vampire. Unable to convince anyone, he tries to enlist the help of a self-proclaimed vampire hunter and magician in this remake of the 1985 comedy-horror classic.
Style: scary, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, suspicion, supernatural, gory, supernatural power, young heroes, sunrise, violence, twists & turns, bullying, justice, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
 2K
The Convent (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A group of college students break into an abandoned convent and become possessed by demonic spirits.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, bloody, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, convent, murder, nun, demon, gory, supernatural, slasher, urban legend, haunted by the past, clergy, danger ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.9
 8K
Hell Baby (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After she and her husband move into a haunted house, a woman gives birth to a demonic infant that wreaks havoc.
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, scary, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, parody, haunted house, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, clergy, danger, demons, pregnancy, family, stupidity, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.8
 134K
Evil Dead II (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ash Williams and his girlfriend Linda find a log cabin in the woods with a voice recording from an archeologist who had recorded himself reciting ancient chants from “The Book of the Dead.” As they play the recording an evil power is unleashed ...
Style: scary, dark humor, humorous, surreal, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: curses spells and rituals, zombie, violence, stabbing, survival, axe, slasher, eyeball, necronomicon, chainsaw, blood splatter, tape recorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1987, 14th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 ...
Style: dark humor, scary, humorous, bloody, entertaining ...
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 ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, Mexico
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young girl sent to live with her father and his new girlfriend discovers creatures in her new home who want to claim her as one of their own.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, gothic, stylized ...
Plot: parents and children, danger, supernatural, monster, teeth, bathtub, creature, deadly creature, haunted house, estate, family relations, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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