Movies like Krampus

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Krampus (2015)
 6.2
 67K
Krampus (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, 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: scary, dark fantasy, semi serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, dark, suspense, atmospheric, harsh, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, christmas, legends and myths, demon, dark humor, danger, creature, beast, monster, child in peril, blizzard, power outage, santa claus, deadly, deadly creature, family, mythology, chase, fear, supernatural power, pursuit, anger, fire, fireplace, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, alaska, hawaii, canada, normandy, florida

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Most similar movies to Krampus

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, suspense and macabre films with plots about danger, supernatural, monster, brutality, death, chase and demon mostly in Horror, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like Krampus: Gremlins (1984), Dracula Untold (2014), The Raven (1963), Fright Night (2011), Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.3
 209K
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: feel good, humorous, suspenseful, scary, light ...
Audience: horror for children, teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, supernatural, monster, deadly creature, pets, small town, holiday, chaos and mayhem, daring rescue, danger, escapades, human animal relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.3
 187K
Dracula Untold (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, War
Country: USA, UK, Ireland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Vlad Tepes is a great hero, but when he learns the Sultan is preparing for battle and needs to form an army of 1,000 boys, including Vlad's son, he vows to find a way to protect his family. Vlad turns to dark forces in order to get the power to ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, scary, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, dracula, immortality, legends and myths, immortal, mythology, medieval, adventure, regeneration, deal with the devil, family in danger ...
Time: 15th century, 19th century
Place: romania, transylvania, ottoman empire, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 11K
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, parody, humorous, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: sorcerer, good versus evil, magician, castle, duel, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, escapades, danger, raven, presumed dead, haunted by the past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 103K
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, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, stalker, vampirism, vampire hunter, deadly, suspicion, celebrity, supernatural, female vampire, gory, danger, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Krampus Origins (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The first World War rages on when a group of American soldiers find a mysterious artifact that can summon the ancient evil of the Krampus. After the men are killed in action, the artifact is sent to the commanding officer's widow who is a ...
Style: christmas horror, dark fantasy, macabre, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: deadly creature, danger, child in peril, brutality, legends and myths, world war one, demon, mythology, chase, supernatural, kidnapping, widow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: gothic, suspenseful, scary, suspense, dark ...
Plot: supernatural, parents and children, deadly creature, danger, child in peril, creature, haunted house, old house, estate, teeth, hearing voices, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 129K
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: scary, suspenseful, entertaining, humorous, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, deadly creature, desert, survival, creature feature, rescue, danger, human versus monster, small town, mutant, stranded, death ...
Time: 80s
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 9K
Saint (2010)
Genre: Comedy, 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: scary, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: bishop, supernatural, murder, kidnapping, vengeance, deadly, ghost, crimes, danger, holiday, legends and myths, child murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 15th century, middle ages, 1960s ...
Place: amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.9
 45K
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, scary, macabre, bloody, anthology ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, zombie, murder, gory, cult, danger, death, dark humor, buried alive, violence, comics, torture ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 19th century, 1830s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: humorous, captivating, christmas horror, visually appealing, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids
Plot: ancient mystery, christmas, holiday, beast, santa claus, dark humor, young heroes, hidden truth, legends and myths, tombs and skeletons, buried truth, expedition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Cabin in the Woods (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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: scary, mind bending, surreal, suspenseful, odd ...
Plot: dark humor, creature, death, supernatural, deathtrap, monster, zombie, danger, cabin in the woods, fear, survival, in the woods ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 20th century, 2010s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Jeepers Creepers (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A college-age brother and sister get more than they bargained for on their road trip home from spring break. When the bickering siblings witness a creepy truck driver tossing body bags into a sewer near an abandoned church, they investigate. Bad ...
Style: scary, slasher, macabre, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, supernatural, death, chase, gory, deadly, scarecrow, mass murder, survival, danger, strong violent content, cross country trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Krampus Unleashed (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In pursuit of buried treasure, a group of fortune hunters unearth an ancient demonic summoning stone that holds a terrible curse and awakens a timeless evil, the Krampus. After centuries of slumber, Krampus has awoken with a thirst for blood.
Style: christmas horror, intense, suspense, disturbing, dark
Plot: monster, pursuit, creature, demon, chase, fear, mythology, deadly creature, holiday, brutality, santa claus, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, humorous, suspenseful, cult film, offbeat ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, dark humor, serial killer, judge, poltergeist, architect, danger, supernatural ability, funeral, small town, private detective ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.8
 26K
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, slasher, suspense, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: legends and myths, deadly creature, murder, monster, supernatural, vengeance, family in danger, violence, curses spells and rituals, chase, greed, dark humor ...
Time: 80s
Place: north dakota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Krampus: The Devil Returns (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Five years after the murder of his wife and disappearance of his daughter, former police officer Jeremy Duffin is brought back to help in the hunt for a yuletide monster that punishes children that have been "naughty." As the monster ...
Style: christmas horror, dark fantasy, dark, macabre, suspense ...
Plot: christmas, fear, legends and myths, demon, deadly creature, brutality, child in peril, destruction, fight, christmas eve, supernatural power, danger ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Mother Krampus (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on the myth of Frau Perchta, a witch that comes on the 12 days of Christmas taking children each night.
Style: slasher, christmas horror, suspenseful, dark, dark fantasy ...
Plot: christmas, curse, holiday horror, danger, demon, creature, mythology, beast, brutality, supernatural power, chase, pursuit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.1
 3K
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, stylized, harsh, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, convent, nun, murder, supernatural, gory, survival, haunted by the past, danger, youth, deadly, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Company of Wolves (1984)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An adaptation of Angela Carter's fairy tales. Young Rosaleen dreams of a village in the dark woods, where Granny tells her cautionary tales in which innocent maidens are tempted by wolves who are hairy on the inside. As Rosaleen grows into ...
Style: dark fantasy, gothic, fairy tale, surreal, gothic horror ...
Plot: werewolf, beast, woman in danger, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, legends and myths, supernatural, danger, mind game, dangerous animal, imaginary, stalking ...
Time: 18th century, 20th century, 80s, 1700s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 66K
Dead Snow (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eight medical students on a ski trip to Norway discover that Hitler's horrors live on when they come face to face with a battalion of zombie Nazi soldiers intent on devouring anyone unfortunate enough to wander into the remote mountains where ...
Style: scary, parody, bleak, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, nazi zombie, dark humor, world war two, survival, supernatural, nazism, danger, friends, chases and races, cult, best friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.1
 115K
The Host (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Gang-du is a dim-witted man working at his father's tiny snack bar near the Han River. One day, Gang-du's one and only daughter Hyun-seo comes back from school irritated. She is angry at her uncle, Nam-il, who visited her school as her ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, beast, sacrifice, deadly creature, giant, supernatural, family in danger, trapped, quarantine, toxic, danger, snow ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2000, year 2006
Place: seoul, korea, south korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
An American Werewolf in London (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two American tourists in England are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists.
Style: atmospheric, humorous, cult film, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, monster, beast, transformation, dark humor, supernatural, countryside, nurse, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, race against time, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe, yorkshire, northern england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.1
 5K
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, danger, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, deal with the devil ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 5.1
 2K
Lucky (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: May, a self help author with all the answers, suddenly finds herself stalked by a masked man who mysteriously reappears every night. Even when she kills him. May struggles to get help from the people around her as she fights to stay alive. Is this ...
Style: scary, bleak, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: danger, vengeance, rescue, paranormal investigation, supernatural ability, fear, curses spells and rituals, peril, paranormal phenomena, supernatural, deadly creature, exorcism ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.0
 808
Unearth (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The relationship between two neighboring farm families are strained when one of them chooses to lease their land to an oil and gas company. In the midst of growing tension, the land is drilled, and something long dormant and terrifying, deep beneath ...
Style: disturbing, scary, suspense, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: supernatural power, characters in danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, creature, fear, supernatural, society, death, evil, deadly, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.7
 16K
The Hallow (2015)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A family who moved into a remote mill house in Ireland finds themselves in a fight for survival with demonic creatures living in the woods.
Style: suspenseful, scary, macabre, intense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: forest, supernatural, family in danger, transformation, survival, legend, haunted house, deadly creature, danger, isolation, in the woods, monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 43K
Before I Wake (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: About an orphaned child whose dreams - and nightmares - manifest physically as he sleeps.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, psychological, atmospheric
Audience: teens
Plot: orphan, supernatural ability, subconscious, supernatural, nightmare, danger, insomnia, adoption, boy, little boy, monster, child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 87K
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, slasher, twist ending, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, masked killer, monster, psychopath, werewolf, serial killer, halloween party, zombie, suburbs, double life, party, urban legend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 22K
Pumpkinhead (1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A man conjures up a gigantic vengeance demon called Pumpkinhead to destroy the teenagers who accidentally killed his son.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, vengeance, pumpkin, supernatural, demon, supernatural ability, dealing with death, crimes, deadly, danger, death in the family, evil ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.8
 105K
The Wolfman (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Lawrence Talbot, an American man on a visit to Victorian London to make amends with his estranged father, gets bitten by a werewolf and, after a moonlight transformation, leaves him with a savage hunger for flesh.
Style: gothic, scary, stylized, macabre, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: werewolf, deadly, human becomes animal, deadly creature, human becoming an animal, beast, superhuman powers, supernatural, gory, missing person, imaginary, haunted by the past ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 1890s, 1930s
Place: europe, london, england, tower bridge london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%