Movies and TV shows like Dead Set

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Dead Set (2008)
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Dead Set
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 141 min.
Story: During a fictional series of Big Brother, a zombie outbreak occurs, but the house-mates are unaware of the impending doom outside of the Big Brother House.
Style: dark humor, biting, bleak, scary, semi serious, cynical, intense, satirical, bloody, realistic ...
Plot: zombie, gory, survival, reality tv, death, apocalypse, splatter, violence, visceral, dialogue, violent, human nature, brutality, dark hero, pornography, zombie apocalypse, destiny, british, confined, storytelling, runaway, loneliness, vengeance, obsession, sexualized violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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UK, USA
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out dark humor, stylized, bloody and scary films and TV series with plots about brutality, dialogue, storytelling, violence, catastrophe, mentor and violent mostly in Horror, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Dead Set: Shaun of the Dead (2004), Theatre of Blood (1973), Ed and His Dead Mother (1993), The Cabin in the Woods (2012), Survival of the Dead (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Shaun of the Dead
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Shaun lives a supremely uneventful life, which revolves around his girlfriend, his mother, and, above all, his local pub. This gentle routine is threatened when the dead return to life and make strenuous attempts to snack on ordinary Londoners.
Style: clever, dark humor, humorous, witty, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london, britain
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Theatre of Blood
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A Shakespearean actor takes poetic revenge on the critics who denied him recognition.
Style: humorous, witty, gothic, semi serious, macabre ...
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Ed and His Dead Mother
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mourning son makes a deal to reanimate his one year dead mother, however things turn into an unexpected direction.
Style: macabre, scary, semi serious, humorous, dark humor ...
Plot: parents and children, danger, irreverent, splatter, life & death, deadly, brutality, weapons, death, love and romance, gore, violent ...
Time: 90s
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The Cabin in the Woods
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, suspenseful, bloody, surreal, clever ...
Plot: cabin in the woods, sacrifice, survival, supernatural, zombie, trapped, death, conspiracy, monster, apocalypse, surveillance, in the woods ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2009, 1900s, 2000s ...
Place: usa
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    User:   67%
 
Survival of the Dead
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On an island off the coast of North America, local residents simultaneously fight a zombie epidemic while hoping for a cure to return their un-dead relatives back to their human state.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Duration: 95 min.
Story: There's a deadly zombie epidemic threatening humanity, but Wade, a small-town farmer and family man, refuses to accept defeat even when his daughter Maggie becomes infected. As Maggie's condition worsens and the authorities seek to ...
Style: touching, bleak, suspenseful, emotional, heartbreaking ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
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Naked
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Johnny flees Manchester for London, to avoid a beating from the family of a girl he has raped. There he finds an old girlfriend, and spends some time homeless, spending much of his time ranting at strangers, and meeting characters in plights very ...
Style: talky, dark humor, witty, biting, disturbing ...
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System:   58%
    User:   49%
 
28 Days Later...
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Twenty-eight days after a killer virus was accidentally unleashed from a British research facility, a small group of London survivors are caught in a desperate struggle to protect themselves from the infected. Carried by animals and humans, the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, zombie, virus, gory, violence, hospital, brutality, end of the world, death, apocalypse, male nudity, rage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, big ben london, manchester england
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28 Weeks Later
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Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this chilling sequel to 28 Days Later, the inhabitants of the British Isles appear to have lost their battle against the onslaught of disease, as the deadly rage virus has killed every citizen there. Six months later, a group of Americans dare to ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, virus, mutant, gory, end of the world, zombie apocalypse, plague, chaos, on the run, survivor, military ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, paris france
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System:   54%
    User:   45%
 
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Severance
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Hungary
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Members (Danny Dyer, Laura Harris, Tim McInnerny) of the Palisades Defense Corp. sales group arrive in Europe for a team-building exercise. A fallen tree blocks the route, and they must hike to their destination. However, a psychotic killer lurks in ...
Style: humorous, scary, witty, semi serious, dark humor ...
Plot: gory, survival, slasher, workplace, blood, death, splatter, chase, torture, workplace situations, violence, weapons ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, hungary, eastern europe
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System:   52%
    User:   54%
 
 7.2
 36K
Thirst
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Sang-hyun (Song Kang-ho), a respected priest, volunteers for an experimental procedure that may lead to a cure for a deadly virus. He gets infected and dies, but a blood transfusion of unknown origin brings him back to life as a vampire. Now, ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, dark humor ...
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Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A rich woman, Mrs. Li, is losing her attractiveness and longs for passion with her husband, who is having an affair with his younger and more attractive masseuse. In order to boost her image, she seeks out the help of Aunt Mei, a local chef. Mei ...
Style: dark humor, clever, semi serious, disturbing, psychological ...
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Genre: Drama, Horror
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Story: Psychological horror about a lonely young woman traumatized by a difficult childhood, and her increasingly desperate attempts to connect with the people around her.
Style: psychological, scary, serious, suspenseful, gothic ...
Plot: gory, serial killer, loneliness, obsession, mental illness, murder, cannibalism, insanity, blood, brutality, imaginary friend, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   39%
 
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Stake Land
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Martin was a normal teenage boy before the country collapsed in an empty pit of economic and political disaster. A vampire epidemic has swept across what is left of the nation's abandoned towns and cities, and it's up to Mister, a death ...
Style: bleak, scary, road movie, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, survival, gory, supernatural, coming of age, orphan, apocalypse, zombie, post apocalyptic, on the road, gore, mentor ...
Time: future
Place: usa, canada
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System:   48%
    User:   50%
 
 6.3
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Dead Snow
Genre: Comedy, 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: dark humor, scary, humorous, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, gory, survival, nazi, cult, parody, brutality, best friends, vengeance, wartime, wilderness, torture ...
Time: contemporary
Place: norway, europe, medical school
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Tusk
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When his best friend and podcast co-host goes missing in the backwoods of Canada, a young guy joins forces with his friend's girlfriend to search for him.
Style: suspenseful, macabre, surreal, scary, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disfigurement, human becoming an animal, monster, abduction, transformation, vengeance, gory, loneliness, mad scientist, death, walrus, crazy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, usa, new jersey
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System:   44%
    User:   51%
 
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The Trip
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Steve Coogan is asked by The Observer to tour the country's finest restaurants, he envisions it as the perfect getaway with his beautiful girlfriend. But, when she backs out on him, he has no one to accompany him but his best friend and ...
Style: humorous, talky, witty, cynical, road movie ...
Plot: on the road, restaurant, buddies, verbal byplay, road trip, loneliness, friendship, midlife crisis, countryside, sarcasm, cooking and food, british ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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    User:   42%
 
Life During Wartime
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Friends, family, and lovers struggle to find love, forgiveness, and meaning in an almost war-torn world riddled with comedy and pathos. Follows Solondz's film Happiness (1998).
Style: dark humor, disturbing, psychological, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, loneliness, suicide, sexual abuse, pornography, depression, existentialism, haunted by the past, sisters, wartime, male nudity, nudity (topless - notable) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, new jersey, usa, israel ...
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    User:   43%
 
Beyond Re-Animator
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Once again tampering with mother nature to disastrous results, Dr. Herbert West continues his research while serving time in a maximum security prison for his previous exploits. West's limited prison-cell experiments are suddenly interrupted by ...
Style: dark humor, scary, rough, serious, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, gory, zombie, prison, gore, violence, insanity, monster, survival, brutality, laboratory, blood ...
Time: contemporary
Place: massachusetts
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Dead Snow 2: Red vs. Dead
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Norway, Iceland, USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The gruesome Nazi Zombies are back to finish their mission, but our hero is not willing to die. He is gathering his own army to give them a final fight.
Style: humorous, scary, dark humor, not serious, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, parody, gore, survival, splatter, supernatural ability, blood, hospital, nazis, gory, young heroes, nazi ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: europe, norway
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System:   42%
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Dance of the Dead
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, entertaining, scary, bloody, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, high school, gory, survival, supernatural, violence, apocalypse, save the day, virus, transformation, post apocalyptic, prom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   40%
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Taxidermia
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: Hungary, Austria, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three generations of men, including a pervert that constantly seeks for new kinds of satisfaction, an obese speed eater and a passionate embalmer.
Style: surreal, art house, offbeat, semi serious, dark humor ...
Plot: surrealism, male nudity, goofy hero, sex, village, social misfits, obsession, fascism, parents and children, dysfunctional family, pornography, art ...
Place: europe
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System:   39%
    User:   41%
 
Shadow of the Vampire
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Director F.W. Murnau (John Malkovich) makes a Faustian pact with a vampire (Willem Dafoe) to get him to star in his 1922 film "Nosferatu."
Style: scary, gothic, serious, suspenseful, dark ...
Plot: vampire, obsession, gory, supernatural, blood, palaces castles and temples, monster, obsessive quest, human nature, immortality, adaptation, insanity ...
Time: 20s, 1920s, 20th century
Place: eastern europe, czechoslovakia, berlin germany
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System:   38%
    User:   42%
 
I Sell the Dead
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 18th century justice catches up with a pair of grave robbers. With only a few hours to go before his date with the guillotine, Arthur Blake (Monaghan) tells his life story to Father Francis Duffy (Ron Perlman). Before long, Arthur spills the beans ...
Style: dark humor, stylized, humorous, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: zombie, supernatural, storytelling, death, irish, blood, adventure, mentor, deadly, gory, immortality, life & death ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, victorian era
Place: england
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System:   38%
    User:   34%
 
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Donkey Punch
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Three hot girls, four guys, and one mega-swanky yacht collide for a serious night of drugs and sexual deviancy. One debaucherous act goes too far though, turning this teen joy ride into a weekend of bloody bedlam.
Style: suspenseful, sexy, serious, sexual, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, survival, sex, death, male nudity, drugs/alcohol, dangerous attraction, isolation, sexualized violence, pornography, strong sexual content, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
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System:   36%
    User:   30%
 
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Baxter
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A white Bull Terrier named Baxter is given to an elderly woman by her daughter. As time passes, the dog develops aggressive and murderous behavior in order to be adopted by another family.
Style: disturbing, serious, tense, macabre, dark humor ...
Plot: dog, violence, human nature, animal life, baby, obsession, french, runaway, greed, power relations, betrayal, existentialism ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france
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System:   35%
    User:   29%
 

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Hurlyburly
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Based on a play by David Rabe, Hurlyburly is about the intersecting lives of several Hollywood players and wannabes, whose dysfunctional personal lives are more interesting than anything they're peddling to the studios.
Style: talky, clever, psychological, bleak, semi serious ...
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, drugs, hollywood, sarcasm, marijuana, drugs/alcohol, friendship, dialogue driven, destiny, dialogue, loneliness ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, new jersey
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System:   35%
    User:   32%
 
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Evil Dead II
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: dark humor, humorous, scary, semi serious, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, zombie, cult, violence, supernatural, splatter, gore, wilderness, blood, monster, chase, deadly creature ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s, year 1987, 14th century
Place: usa
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System:   34%
    User:   29%
 
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