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The Asphyx (1972)
 6.3
 2K
The Asphyx (1972)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hugo is a brilliant turn-of-the-century scientist, loved and respected by his family and friends, admired by his colleagues. But he is a man quickly becoming obsessed with a curious and frightening question... what is the mysterious apparition found in the photographs of his dying subjects?
Style: disturbing, scary, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, psychotronic
Plot: obsession, mad scientist, ghost, afterlife, experiment gone awry, danger, haunted by the past, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, zombie, serial killer, supernatural ability, good versus evil, legends and myths, imaginary, escapades, disorder, deadly, supernatural romance, deadly creature, gothic horror, experiment, cat, dead man, spider ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and psychotronic films with plots about supernatural, danger, deadly, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, disorder and murder mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Drama genres. Some movies like The Asphyx: Dr Jekyll & Sister Hyde (1971), Frankenstein: The True Story (1973), The Haunting (1963), Puppet Master: The Legacy (2003), Ghost from the Machine (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Dr Simon Helder, sentenced to an insane asylum for crimes against humanity, recognises its director as the brilliant Baron Frankenstein, the man whose work he had been trying to emulate before his imprisonment. Frankenstein utilises Helder's ...
Style: bleak, scary, gothic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: mad scientist, mental institution, psychopath, experiment gone awry, danger, crimes, zombie, deadly creature, supernatural, violence, murder, frankenstein ...
Time: 19th century, 30s, 1930s, 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dr Jekyll & Sister Hyde (1971)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In foggy London Dr Jekyll experiments on newly deceased women determined to discover an elixir for immortal life. Success enables his spectacular transformation into the beautiful but psychotic Sister Hyde who stalks the dark alleys of Whitechapel ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: gender bending, murder, mad scientist, femme fatale, prostitute, split personality, good versus evil, serial killer, experiment gone awry, jekyll and hyde, evil woman, rivalry ...
Time: victorian, 70s, victorian era
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Frankenstein: The True Story (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 185 min.
Story: This much-requested, made-for-TV adaptation of Mary Shelley's novel stars Michael Sarrazin as the creature given life by Victor Frankenstein (Leonard Whiting), who witnesses his creation turn uncontrollable after he's duped by his ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: reanimation, monster, doctor, scientist, murder, mad scientist, supernatural, deadly creature, danger, reincarnation, experiment gone awry, obsession ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 35K
The Haunting (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dr. Markway, doing research to prove the existence of ghosts, investigates Hill House, a large, eerie mansion with a lurid history of violent death and insanity.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, gothic ...
Plot: haunted house, gothic horror, obsession, old dark house, ghost, supernatural, disappearance, mystery, mysterious character, haunted by the past, investigation, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, 1960s, 1870s ...
Place: new england, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Puppet Master: The Legacy (2003)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Peter Hertz tells a woman the past stories about the puppets, but she secretly wants to kill them.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: supernatural, experiment gone awry, serial killer, ghost, mad scientist, danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, imaginary, gory, evil doll, destiny ...
Time: 1990s, 1920s, 1940s, 20th century, 21st century ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Ghost from the Machine (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Wildly grief-stricken over the accidental death of his parents, young techno-geek Cody (Sasha Andreev) cobbles together an electrical device that he hopes will bring the spirits of mom and dad back from beyond the grave. But the machine's power ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: afterlife, obsession, inventions and discoveries, danger, technology gone awry, family relations, ghost, disorder, supernatural, car accident, death, obsessive quest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Sylvian Experiments (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dr. Hattori and her husband watch footage of brain surgery experiments with Manchurian, Russian and Japanese guinea pigs that had been found in the basement of a wrecked hospital. Out of the blue, there is a white light and when they look back, they ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, tense, captivating ...
Plot: experiment gone awry, nightmare comes true, danger, mad scientist, laboratory, family relations, disorder, parents and children, obsession, brain surgery, uncover truth, missing person ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Terror of Frankenstein (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Sweden, Ireland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, scary, gothic, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: obsession, mad scientist, mutant, laboratory, vengeance, experiment gone awry, reincarnation, figment, medical school, deadly creature, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Prometheus Project (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Young Scientists Elizabeth Burns explores the impact on the human body stem cells. A specific feature of these cells to interact with dead flesh has been subjected to blackmail heroine is forced to continue chilling experiments. Once she recovers ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense, scary
Plot: experiment gone awry, danger, deadly creature, deadly, mad scientist, laboratory, captivity, gory, supernatural, frankenstein's monster, zombie, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Hellraiser: Bloodline (1996)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the 22nd century, a scientist attempts to right the wrong his ancestor created: the puzzle box that opens the gates of Hell and unleashes Pinhead and his Cenobite legions
Style: macabre, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, demon, gory, time travel, supernatural, deadly creature, heroic mission, space station, supernatural ability, master villain, danger, save the world ...
Time: future, 18th century, 90s, 20th century, 1790s ...
Place: new york, europe, france, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Monster of Terror (1965)
Genre: Mystery, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young man visits his fiancé's estate to discover that her wheelchair-bound scientist father has discovered a meteorite that emits mutating radiation rays that have turned the plants in his greenhouse to giants. When his own wife falls victim ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, gothic, offbeat, serious ...
Plot: mutant, mad scientist, greenhouse, mystery, supernatural, experiment gone awry, deadly, danger, crimes, estate, fiancee, old dark house ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Creeping Flesh (1973)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A scientist comes to believe that evil is a disease of the blood and that the flesh of a skeleton he has brought back from New Guinea contains it in a pure form. Convinced that his wife, a Folies Bergere dancer who went insane, manifested this evil ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious ...
Plot: skeleton, reincarnation, murder, mad scientist, corpse, monster, monkey, mental institution, mental illness, scientist, creature, heroic mission ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1800s, 19th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed (1969)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Blackmailing a young couple to assist with his horrific experiments the Baron, desperate for vital medical data, abducts a man from an insane asylum. On route the abductee dies and the Baron and his assistant transplant his brain into a corpse. The ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, gothic ...
Plot: mad scientist, transplant, murder, imaginary, deadly, supernatural ability, misfit, escapades, danger, crimes, investigation, social misfits ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Frankenstein Created Woman (1967)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A deformed tormented girl drowns herself after her lover is framed for murder and guillotined. Baron Frankenstein, experimenting with the transfer of souls, places the boy's soul into her body, bringing Christina back to life. Driven by ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized, serious, gothic ...
Plot: experiment gone awry, murder, mad scientist, revenge, vengeance, reanimation, disorder, danger, deadly, escapades, rivalry, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Incredible Melting Man (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An astronaut exposed to cosmic rays outside of Saturn's rings returns to Earth and begins to melt away. Escaping from the hospital, he wanders around the backwoods looking for human flesh to eat.
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, evil alien, astronaut, escapades, space and aliens, supernatural, man versus machine, space travel, danger, a.i., experiment gone awry, battles ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.4
 3K
Silk (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A scientist uses his invention - the "Menger Sponge" - to capture the energy of a dead child's spirit in an old building. In trying to determine why the energy of the ghost does not dissipate, the team discovers the identity and the ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, mystery, investigation, uncover truth, crimes, supernatural, who done it, haunted by the past, paranormal activity, danger, deadly, afterlife ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.2
 737
Voodoo Moon (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Voodoo Moon takes place in the mid-west United States, where a demonic figure murders the entire population of a small town, save for one young boy and his sister. Twenty years later, the boy has been consumed with trying to track the devil down and ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, afterlife, supernatural ability, danger, deadly creature, imaginary, experiment gone awry, siblings relations, woman in danger, obsession, survival ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.4
 2K
Devil Doll (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: An evil hyponotist/ventriloquist plots to gain an heiress' millions.
Style: serious, scary, psychological, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, ventriloquist, hypnosis, mind control, shrinking, deadly, danger, investigation, rivalry, good versus evil, journalism, escapades ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Legend of Hell House (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A team consisting of a physicist, his wife, a young female psychic and the only survivor of the previous visit are sent to the notorious Hell House to prove/disprove survival after death. Previous visitors have either been killed or gone mad, and it ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, gothic, tense ...
Plot: isolation, haunted house, ghost, afterlife, supernatural, mystery, investigation, danger, paranormal investigation, legends and myths, psychic, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Blood of Ghastly Horror (1967)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mad scientist implants an electronic device into the brain of an injured soldier, which turns him into a psychotic killer.
Style: rough, offbeat, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: mad scientist, zombie, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural, heist, plague, frame up, deadly, crimes, danger, escapades ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 3.7
 2K
Pulse 3 (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Seven years after the last attack by the "soulless ghosts" who haunted the human race twice before, the world is left void of all deadly electronics that almost destroyed it... or so we thought. Living a primitive existence on the ...
Style: serious, scary, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: computers and web, nuclear explosion, full moon, suicide, ghost, supernatural, chaos, future dystopia, danger, afterlife, video game, post apocalypse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.8
 557
Frankenstein (1992)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the early 19th century, Dr. Frankenstein (Patrick Bergin, Sleeping with the Enemy) discovers the secret of life – how to create a perfect man – powerful, intelligent and immune to disease. But something goes wrong in the laboratory and the ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary
Plot: reincarnation, danger, deadly, mad scientist, rivalry, imaginary, supernatural, escapades, disorder, mutant, cloning, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 2.9
 736
Brain of Blood (1971)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Amir, the benevolent ruler of Kalid, is dying, but there is hope. Freshly deceased, he is flown to the United States where Dr. Trenton transplants his brain into the body of a simpleton in a classic "assistant got the wrong kind of body" ...
Style: offbeat, rough, psychological, serious, scary ...
Plot: mad scientist, acid, voyeur, brain transplant, disorder, dungeon, escapades, heroes, dangerous animal, mutant, car chase, gory ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Sightings: Heartland Ghost (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The crew of a reality-TV show about the paranormal visits a small Kansas town to investigate a house that may be haunted.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary, mind bending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, afterlife, mystery, investigation, supernatural, deadly, danger, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.9
 1K
Dark Remains (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After their daughter is brutally murdered in their home, a grieving young couple, Allena and Julie Pkye; escape the city to find solace in the mountains. Julie photographs an abandoned prison she finds in the woods. Upon developing the prints, she ...
Style: psychological, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: family in danger, ghost, losing-it hero, obsession, deadly, supernatural, haunted by the past, isolation, family problems, murder, death in the family, afterlife ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Frankenstein Theory (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: From the makers of The Last Exorcism comes a boldly original vision of horror. What if the most chilling novel of all time was actually based on a true account of a horrific experiment gone awry? When he is suspended from his university job for his ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense
Plot: found footage, wilderness, deadly creature, obsessive quest, danger, escapades, supernatural, mutant, deadly, experiment gone awry, frankenstein's monster, professor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.7
 23K
From Beyond (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of scientists have developed the Resonator, a machine which allows whoever is within range to see beyond normal perceptible reality. But when the experiment succeeds, they are immediately attacked by terrible life forms.
Style: macabre, scary, suspenseful, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: body horror, mad scientist, transformation, experiment, bondage, experiment gone awry, zombie, murder, supernatural, parallel world, deadly, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.9
 26K
The Brood (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man tries to uncover an unconventional psychologist's therapy techniques on his institutionalized wife, while a series of brutal attacks committed by a brood of mutant children coincides with the husband's investigation.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, scary, cult film ...
Plot: body horror, mutant, experiment gone awry, transformation, danger, murder, genetically altered, strangulation, attic, surrealism, doctors and patients, dwarf ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.5
 5K
The Gorgon (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In the early 20th century a village experienced a series of inexplicable murders. All the victims were young men who had been to stone. The perpetrator of these deaths was a being so repulsive that she transformed the onlooker using the power of her ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary, psychological ...
Plot: village, mystery killer, turned to stone, mystery, supernatural, danger, greek mythology, village life, crimes, ghost, stalking, investigation ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s, 1900s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.0
 559
Hell's Highway (2002)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Four college friends take a fateful road trip. The road, Hell's Highway--a direct route to terror. They pick up Lucinda: A hot young hitchiker, full of sexual deviance and lust for the bloody kill. After being terrorized and nearly killed, the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, semi serious, scary, cult film
Plot: serial killer, on the road, supernatural, ghost, danger, deadly, psychopath, afterlife, gory, slasher, highway, human becoming an animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%