Movies like Krampus

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Krampus (2015)
 6.2
 52K
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, family, legends and myths, demon, santa claus, monster, power outage, child in peril, grandmother, dark fantasy, family bonds, creature, blizzard, danger, deadly creature, winter, snow, destruction, fire, christmas tree, fireplace, deadly, holiday, blood ...
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, brutality, violence, dialogue, storytelling and splatter mostly in Horror, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Krampus: Leprechaun: Origins (2014), The Raven (1963), Gremlins (1984), Ghoulies (1984), 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: serious, suspenseful, scary, dark humor, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly creature, gory, vengeance, danger, deadly, violence, death, monster, legend, slasher, blood, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ireland, 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, atmospheric, humorous, stylized, semi serious ...
Plot: sorcerer, parody, supernatural ability, castle, magician, duel, raven, good versus evil, haunted by the past, presumed dead, palaces castles and temples, supernatural ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ 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: humorous, feel good, suspenseful, scary, light ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: supernatural, christmas, monster, small town, holiday, chaos and mayhem, danger, human animal relationship, escapades, deadly creature, daring rescue, pets ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 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: humorous, semi serious, scary, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, witch, warlock, puppets, gory, zombie, supernatural, deadly creature, ghost, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: legends and myths, murder, deadly creature, vengeance, supernatural, family in danger, slasher, monster, violence, chase, greed, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s
Place: north dakota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, gory, demon, survival, afterlife, transformation, halloween party, demons, zombie, brutality ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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: scary, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: bishop, ghost, vengeance, holiday, murder, deadly, supernatural, chase, curses spells and rituals, kidnapping, legends and myths, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, suspenseful, scary, suspense, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: deadly creature, survival, desert, monster, rescue, creature feature, small town, danger, gory, tentacle, stranded, mutant ...
Time: 80s
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: ancient mystery, christmas, holiday, santa claus, legends and myths, beast, young heroes, buried truth, tombs and skeletons, expedition, elf, archeological dig ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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, macabre, dark humor, scary, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, zombie, murder, cult, gory, danger, death, revenge, violence, torture, multiple storylines, transformation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 19th century, 1830s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, bloody ...
Plot: survival, in the woods, death, monster, supernatural, cabin in the woods, weekend, danger, youth, zombie, trapped, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1900s, year 2009, 2000s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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: dark humor, humorous, scary, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, chase, murder, strip club, fraternity, college, violence, dangerous animal, supernatural, gang, nightclub, bar ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: curses spells and rituals, violence, genie, good versus evil, wish come true, supernatural, danger, death, blood, mythology, transformation, brutality ...
Place: california, usa, los angeles, persia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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, party, paranormal phenomena, monster, school bus, zombie, suburbs, double life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 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, demons, danger, pregnancy, family, stupidity, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, switching roles, danger, love and romance, dangerous animal, supernatural, mentally unstable, sexual relations, supernatural romance, true love, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: dark humor, scary, humorous, suspenseful, frightening ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, serial killer, poltergeist, funeral, small town, architect, private detective, supernatural ability, judge, danger, cons and scams ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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, demon, nun, gory, deadly creature, supernatural, ghost, young people, school life, monastery ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: scary, humorous, dark humor, entertaining, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, high school, gory, prom, back from the dead, supernatural, anti heroes, save the day, violence, unlikely couple, survival, apocalypse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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: humorous, dark humor, not serious, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: trailer park, spear, vengeance, puppets, gory, danger, urban, deadly, rivalry, witnessing a crime, violence spree, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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, serious, suspenseful, satanic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, gory, high school, phone sex, supernatural, vengeance, supernatural ability, killer, curses spells and rituals, danger, deadly, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, atmospheric, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural romance, danger, life turned upside down, drugs/alcohol, deadly, youth, disorder, couple relations, supernatural, young lovers, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, semi serious, offbeat, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: skyscraper, monster, mad scientist, save the day, friendship, mutant, bat, tv station, electric shock, cowardliness, puppetry, human animal relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The first segment features an animated mummy stalking selected student victims; the second tale tells the story of a "cat from hell" who cannot be killed and leaves a trail of victims behind it; the third story is about a man who witnesses ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, macabre, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mummy, witch, murder, monster, black cat, anthology, supernatural, vengeance, transformation, storytelling, held captive, gargoyle ...
Time: 80s
Place: dungeon, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.4
 4K
Ghoulies II (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ghoulies II picks up a short time after the first movie, a few of the little nasties stow away on an amusement park ride and bring big bucks to a dying fair. The creatures are mad after an attempt to kill them, so the creatures go on a rampage ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dangerous animal, zombie, deadly creature, ghost, mad scientist, supernatural ability, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Bordello of Blood (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Private eye Rafe Guttman is hired by repressed, born-again Katherine to find her missing bad-boy brother. The trail leads him to a whorehouse run by a thousand-year-old vampire and secretly backed by Katherine's boss, televangelist Jimmy ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, not serious, sexy, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, femme fatale, brothel, televangelist, private detective, gory, prostitute, strong sexual content, deadly creature, born again christian, private investigator, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, gothic, serious ...
Plot: parents and children, danger, monster, supernatural, creature, bathtub, teeth, deadly creature, haunted house, old house, estate, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
All Cheerleaders Die (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When tragedy rocks Blackfoot High, rebellious outsider Maddy Killian shocks the student body by joining the cheerleading squad. This decision drives a rift between Maddy and her ex-girlfriend Leena Miller — a loner who claims to practice the dark ...
Style: semi serious, scary, humorous, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cheerleader, high school, magic, teenage life, rivalry, youth, zombie, back from the dead, murder, supernatural, body swapping, lesbian relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ 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, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: curses spells and rituals, violence, zombie, gory, tape recorder, meat cleaver, deer, eyeball, blood splatter, chainsaw, necronomicon, evil dead ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 14th century, 1990s, year 1987
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Leprechaun in the Hood (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Butch, Postmaster P, and Stray Bullet loot the local hip-hop mogul's studio to fund their demo album, the threesome unwittingly ends up with the secret of Mack Daddy's success: a magical flute. Their gigs instantly turn golden but a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hip hop, gangsters, gory, criminal's revenge, deadly creature, music band, vengeance, legends and myths, imaginary, rivalry, musician's life, reluctant partners ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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