Movies like Return of the Evil Dead

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Return of the Evil Dead (1973)
 5.9
 2K
Return of the Evil Dead (1973)
Original name: El ataque de los muertos sin ojos
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 500 years after they were blinded and executed for committing human sacrifices, a band of Templar knights returns from the grave to terrorize a rural Portuguese village during it's centennial celebration. Being blind, the Templars find their victims through sound, usually the screams of their victims. Taking refuge in a deserted cathedral, a small group of people must find a way to escape from the creatures.
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, chase, horse, resurrection, voyeurism, decapitation, blood drinking, survival, village, vengeance, supernatural, church, stalking, good versus evil, danger, chaos and mayhem, strong violent content, chaos, curses spells and rituals, ancient mystery, escapades, anniversary, gory, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, renaissance, 14th century
Place: portugal, spain, europe

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Most similar movies to Return of the Evil Dead

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about supernatural, deadly, danger, zombie, gory, escapades and survival mostly in Horror, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Return of the Evil Dead: Night of the Seagulls (1975), Horror of the Zombies (1974), Vengeance of the Zombies (1973), Demons (1985), [REC] 3: Genesis (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Night of the Seagulls (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Knight Templars return in this fourth installment of the Blind Dead seris. On this outing, the Templars haunt a fishing village, where they rise seven nights every seven years to claim their sacrificial offerings in return for the safety of the ...
Style: atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: zombie, village, torture, undead, murder, revenge, tomb, ocean, escapades, deadly, danger, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Tombs of the Blind Dead (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, Portugal
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the thirteenth century, the region around the city of Berzano was ruled by a legion of Templar Knights, who sought eternal life through the ingestion of human blood. They terrorized the region by harvesting the land and committing human ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough ...
Plot: zombie, evil, medieval, knight, supernatural, chase, stalking, chases and races, danger, deadly, slasher, ancient mystery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 13th century
Place: europe, spain, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Horror of the Zombies (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a pair of models go missing from a boat, a rescue party discover an empty galleon carrying the coffins of the long dead Knights Templar. The rescue party board the galleon and then discover their own boat has vanished. The survivors struggle ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, ship, supernatural, danger, gory, isolation, survival, curses spells and rituals, evil, woman in danger, deadly, religions or cults ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Vengeance of the Zombies (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An Indian mystic uses magical chants to raise women from the dead, then sends them out to perform revenge killings for him.
Style: atmospheric, serious, scary, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: zombie, devil worship, murder, vampire, investigation, revenge, morgue, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, danger, escapades, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, england, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.7
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Demons (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of people are trapped in a West Berlin movie theater infested with ravenous demons who proceed to kill and possess the humans one-by-one, thereby multiplying their numbers.
Style: exciting, scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, plague, chaos, supernatural, danger, panic, curses spells and rituals, survival, gory, supernatural ability, deadly, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: germany, europe, west germany, rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
[REC] 3: Genesis (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The action now takes place miles away from the original location and partly in broad daylight, giving the film an entirely fresh yet disturbing new reality. The infection has left the building. In a clever twist that draws together the plots of the ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: quarantine, demon, plague, gory, danger, deadly virus, chaos, survival, woman in danger, virus, religion and supernatural, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.6
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Zombie Farm (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hell has been unleashed on the small town of Muerto Verde when inbred cannibal farmers are turned into zombies after Taliban warriors poison the local water supply. The only hope for humanity are two FBI agents and four party-crazed college students.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary
Plot: zombie, woman in danger, family problems, supernatural, deadly, danger, curses spells and rituals, small town, strong violent content, domestic disturbance, gory, zombie attack ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Gallowwalkers (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a nun broke her covenant with God to save the life of her unborn son, Aman, he was cursed for life. As an adult, Aman has killed those who have crossed him. But his curse brings his victims back to life and they pursue him for revenge, so Aman ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary
Plot: zombie, heroes, supernatural, gang, danger, rivalry, crimes, deadly, lone wolves, deal with the devil, master villain, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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[REC] 4: Apocalypse (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ángela Vidal the young television reporter who entered the building with the fireman, manages to make it out alive. But what the soldiers don?t know is that she carries the seed of the strange infection. She is to be taken to a provisional ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bleak, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: quarantine, zombie outbreak, gory, demonic possession, zombie, violence spree, chaos, danger, confined, soldier, isolation, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, barcelona spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Seven Mummies (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six escaped convicts and their female hostage make a desperate run for the Mexican border, where they stumble across a lost treasure of untold wealth, and find certain death instead on the Arizona desert.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural, survival, adventurer, treasure hunt, deadly creature, rivalry, danger, daring rescue, leadership, deadly, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.5
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Evil Dead (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Evil Dead, the fourth installment of the Evil Dead franchise, serving as both a reboot and as a loose continuation of the series, features Mia, a young woman struggling with sobriety, heads to a remote cabin with a group of friends where the ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, bloody, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, demons, gory, supernatural, demon, profanity, survival, violence, friendship, blood, curses spells and rituals, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.3
 12K
Blood Creek (2009)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man and his brother on a mission of revenge become trapped in a harrowing occult experiment dating back to the Third Reich.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, occult, curses spells and rituals, siblings relations, vengeance, confined, isolation, zombie, murder, danger, revenge, gory ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 2000s
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Way of the Vampire (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Dr. Abraham Van Helsing is granted immortality by the Catholic Church until he can hunt down the last vampire prince.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, suspense
Plot: vampire, catholic church, escapades, supernatural, good versus evil, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, uninhibited rivalry, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, vengeance, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
House of the Dead (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set on an island off the coast, a techno rave party attracts a diverse group of college coeds and a Coast Guard officer. Soon, they discover that their X-laced escapades are to be interrupted by zombies and monsters that attack them on the ground, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, stylized, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rave, zombie, island, survival, danger, deadly, chaos, gory, teenage life, brutality, mad scientist, party ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c., seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Rise of the Gargoyles (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Workers involuntarily release a gargoyle that proceeds to behead those who took her eggs (and some who didn't!).
Style: suspenseful, scary, gothic, serious
Plot: crimes, supernatural, church, ancient mystery, danger, curses spells and rituals, escapades, deadly, deadly creature, imaginary, chaos, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Terminator 2018 (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dante travels across a desolate, futuristic Spain in search of his girlfriend, Ula. He is pursued by a bloodthirsty, cybernetic Rottweiler.
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, rough, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rottweiler, androids and robots, chase, manhunt, technology gone awry, survival, gory, danger, deadly creature, dangerous animal, on the run, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Final Destination 3 (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A student's premonition of a deadly rollercoaster ride saves her life and a lucky few, but not from death itself – which seeks out those who escaped their fate.
Style: scary, bloody, suspenseful, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: destiny, death, decapitation, characters killed one by one, supernatural, foreknowledge, a vision, classmates, youth, psychic, loss of friend, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Swamp Zombies!!! (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A chief physician at a large metropolitan hospital is formulating a serum to resurrect recently deceased "patients".When his facility comes under inspection from the federal government, the doctor is forced to dispose of the ...
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: zombie, martial arts, survival, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, rivalry, escapades, danger, deadly creature, deadly, supernatural, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Devilman (2004)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A scientific exploration in search of a new energy source unleashes a group of powerful demons who begin possessing human bodies and destroying civilization. Close friends Akira (Hisato Izaki) and Ryo (Yusuke Izaki) wind up on different sides of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, futuristic
Plot: demon, supernatural, good versus evil, fall in love, teenage life, apocalypse, survival, heroic mission, chaos, supernatural ability, danger, rivalry ...
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight (1995)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man on the run is hunted by a demon known as the Collector.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, tense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, demon, danger, good versus evil, chosen one, on the run, mysterious character, save the world, master villain, rivalry, heroic mission, track down ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1917, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Knight of the Dead (2013)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Hunted by raiders, a band of crusading knights escort the holy grail through a valley of black death where they must hack and slash their way to freedom.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, scary, stylized ...
Plot: zombie, plague, supernatural, survival, heroes, clergy, rivalry, danger, deadly, escapades, gory, holy grail ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.5
 2K
Evil (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Greece
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An evil force is awakened in downtown Athens transforming the unsuspecting citizens into raving zombies. The few survivors will have to fight hard for their lives. To the death.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, captivating, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, survival, danger, deadly, gory, curses spells and rituals, zombie apocalypse, zombie attack, blood, brutality, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece, europe, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.3
 2K
Conquest (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young man, armed with a magical bow and arrows, embarks on a mystical journey through a mystical land to rid it of all evil and joins forces with an outlaw to take down an evil witch bent on claiming the magic bow for evil.
Style: atmospheric, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: rescue, supernatural, magic, heroes, friendship, monster, archery, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, adventure, imaginary, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Zombie Apocalypse (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Months after a zombie plague has wiped out 90 percent of the American population, a small group of survivors fight their way cross-country to a rumored refuge on the island of Catalina.
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, disaster movie
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie apocalypse, supernatural, apocalypse, zombie, graphic violence, gory, survival, plague, virus, zombie survival, post apocalypse, escapades ...
Place: usa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.8
 106K
End of Days (1999)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: On December 28th, 1999, the citizens of New York City are getting ready for the turn of the millennium. However, the Devil decides to crash the party by coming to the city, inhabiting a man's body, and searching for his chosen bride, a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: devil, apocalypse, good versus evil, supernatural, deal with the devil, heroic mission, danger, new year's eve, faith, temptation, christianity, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1979, 1990s, 70s ...
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.9
 677
Hunter's Blood (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Five "city boys" travel to the country to relax by doing some hunting, drinking Bud, and generally having good time. However, the local inbred backwoods psychos turn the hunters to be the hunted, and they need all the ammo and wits they ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting
Plot: wilderness, murder, psychopath, survival, hunting, danger, deadly, on the run, stalking, alcohol abuse, fish out of water, gory ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Vampires: The Turning (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An American muay-thai fighter in Thailand must join forces with a group of vampire hunters to track down and kill a vampire lord who has kidnapped his gilfriend.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, vampire, vampire hunter, vampire vs vampire, zombie, rescue, supernatural, danger, heroic mission, deadly, solar eclipse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Chanbara Beauty (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The dead have risen to feast on the flesh of the living, and just when it seems that all hope for humanity has been lost, bikini girls with machine guns take one last shot at saving mankind from certain extinction. In the near future, a deranged ...
Style: rough, stylized, serious, scary, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, katana, experiment gone awry, martial arts, supernatural, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, chaos, gory, deadly, danger, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
War of the Dead (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Lithuania, Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Captain Martin Stone is leading a finely-trained, elite platoon of Allied soldiers as they attack an enemy bunker. Underestimating their enemy's strength, they are quickly beaten back into the forest. As they try to regroup, they are suddenly ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, tense, scary ...
Plot: zombie, world war two, battles, soldier, survival, danger, military, supernatural, secret mission, human experiment, experiment, undead ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1941
Place: europe, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.9
 550
XX (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Recovering from a failed love affair Shiyori heads to the country, in the company of best friend and bad girl Aiko. Having taken a long soak in the hot spring they retire to their respective cabins. They soon discover that the tranquil village is ...
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, village, supernatural, resort, rivalry, chases and races, crimes, best friends, danger, adventure, curses spells and rituals, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%