Movies like Cellar Dweller

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Cellar Dweller (1988)
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Cellar Dweller (1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In the 1930s a horror-comic artist's creations come alive and kill him. Years later a new cartoonist revives the creatures in his house, now part of an artist's colony.
Style: scary, offbeat, serious, suspenseful, dark humor
Plot: supernatural, monster, demon, basement, cartoonist, cellar, zombie, ghost, hotel, obsession, performer's life, graphic violence, stalking, dangerous animal, mentally unstable, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, danger, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, escapades, gory, disorder, deadly, deadly creature ...
Time: 30s, 50s, 1930s, 20th century

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Most similar movies to Cellar Dweller

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, gory, gore, zombie and rivalry mostly in Horror, Fantasy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Cellar Dweller: Ghoulies (1984), Shatterbrain (1991), Cameron's Closet (1988), Flesh for the Beast (2003), The Dead Matter (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: scary, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, demon, witch, zombie, puppet, puppets, ghost, danger, battles, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults, chaos ...
Time: 80s
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100%
 6.3
 4K
Shatterbrain (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA, Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Charles Dexter Ward's wife enlists the help of a private detective to find out what her husband is up to in a remote cabin owned by his family for centuries. The husband is a chemical engineer, and the smells from his experiments (and the ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychotronic
Plot: resurrection, private detective, laboratory, gory, supernatural ability, deadly, crimes, mad scientist, danger, zombie, investigation, supernatural ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Cameron's Closet (1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A father who experiments with his sons psychokinetic powers, is unaware that these experiments release a demon from hell, which lives in his sons closet, preparing to take over the young boys soul.
Style: rough, scary, offbeat, psychological, serious ...
Plot: psychic, afterlife, psychokinesis, demon, police detective, teenage life, experiment gone awry, deadly, disorder, mentally unstable, deadly creature, imaginary ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Flesh for the Beast (2003)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Six parapsychologists investigate a reputed haunted mansion and are set upon by three flesh-eating succubus ladies under the control of the sinister warlock owner bent on finding a mysterious amulet to give himself more power.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious, scary ...
Plot: psychopath, zombie, gory, experiment gone awry, afterlife, supernatural ability, supernatural, deadly creature, deadly, danger, femme fatale, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Dead Matter (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tells the story of a vampire relic with occult powers that falls into the hands of a grief-stricken young woman who will do anything to contact her dead brother.
Style: gothic, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: zombie, vampire, obsession, curses spells and rituals, deadly, supernatural, gory, imaginary, danger, witchcraft, rivalry, halloween ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.1
 2K
Mausoleum (1983)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Traumatized by her mother's death, young Susan is becoming possessed by the same demon that possessed her mother before she died. More and more her husband and psychiatrist are noticing the strange changes
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, scary
Plot: murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, battles, gory, violence spree, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, danger, deadly, graphic violence, wedding ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: serious, bleak, suspenseful, scary
Plot: experiment gone awry, ghost, serial killer, mad scientist, supernatural, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, danger, imaginary, gory, evil doll, destiny ...
Time: 1920s, 1990s, 1900s, 21st century, 20th century ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Pumpkinhead: Ashes to Ashes (2006)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, USA, Romania, Switzerland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: He threw their loved ones into a swamp. Now they want revenge... But when a demon does their dirty work, it comes at a price.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, dark humor
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vengeance, murder, monster, crimes, slasher, small town, mortician, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, imaginary, master villain, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 5.8
 20K
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, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: wish come true, genie, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, violence, good versus evil, danger, demon, death, blood, mythology, transformation ...
Place: california, los angeles, usa, persia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.2
 2K
The Rage (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A crazed scientist experimenting with a rage virus on innocent victims in a laboratory in the woods. When his monstrous subjects escape and vultures devour their remains, they became mutations seeking to feed on humans.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, bio weapon, zombie, laboratory, experiment, monster, disorder, supernatural, experiment gone awry, vengeance, deadly, dangerous animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Demon's Rook (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young boy named Roscoe finds a portal to another world where he is taught magic by an elder demon known as Dimwos. Dimwos raises the boy into manhood, revealing to him many secrets.
Style: exciting, scary, serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: magic, demon, supernatural, adventure, parallel world, experiment gone awry, escapades, danger, heroes, ancient mystery, curses spells and rituals, portal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Frankenstein vs. the Creature from Blood Cove (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Near an isolated beach on California's coast, a sinister plan is underway in a laboratory of horror. Three renegade scientists have resurrected the Frankenstein Monster. . . legendary indestructible dead man come to life. . . and they have also ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: rivalry, mutant, experiment gone awry, isolation, deadly, mad scientist, danger, supernatural, deadly creature, escapades, chaos, reincarnation ...
Time: 1940s, contemporary, 20th century, 40s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.1
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Creepshow 2 (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: EC Comics-inspired weirdness returns with three tales. In the first, a wooden statue of a Native American comes to life...to exact vengeance on the murderer of his elderly owners. In the second, four teens are stranded on a raft on a lake with a ...
Style: dark humor, anthology, scary, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gore, murder, hit and run, zombie, blob, hitchhiker, lake, revenge, supernatural, gory, slasher, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, arizona, maine, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, dark humor, reboot ...
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly creature, monster, gory, vengeance, deadly, danger, violence, death, vacation, chase, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, slasher ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ireland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Unnamable II: The Statement of Randolph Carter (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A creature of demonic nature, too hideous to have a name, once again terrorizes the college kids that summoned it.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, mind bending, scary
Plot: ghost, demon, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature, deadly, danger, ancient mystery, graphic violence, wizards and magicians, strong violent content, college, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, convent, murder, nun, supernatural, gory, haunted by the past, survival, danger, youth, deadly, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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976-Evil II (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After being bestowed with demonic powers following a phone call to Hell, a psychotic teacher begins a rampage of death and destruction in a small town, forcing a teen and her boyfriend to fight him off so that they can get away.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, chase, supernatural, zombie, obsession, murder, high school, telephone call, curses spells and rituals, crimes, escapades, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Puppet Master 4 (1993)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A young scientist working on an artificial intelligence project is the target of strange gremlin-like creatures, who are out to kill him and thus terminate his research. By coincidence, in one of the rooms he uses, there's a mysterious case ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, cult film, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, supernatural, gory, supernatural ability, deadly creature, danger, reincarnation, curses spells and rituals, laser, chaos, ghost, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 5.0
 2K
Demon Wind (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: We are introduced to 1931. A body is being burned on a cross, a woman named Regina is at a farm, and attempting to barricade a door, from where beyond, demons try to enter. Her husband George transforms into a demon instead and kills ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, nudity (full frontal - brief), farm, demon, altar, chaos, haunted house, wizards and magicians, religions or cults, gory, curses spells and rituals, isolation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Puppet Master 5: The Final Chapter (1994)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The puppets battle their most powerful enemy yet as they protect the new puppet master from the demon God that created the Secret of Life.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, puppet, egyptian mythology, evil doll, gory, supernatural, hotel, chaos, mutant, uninhibited rivalry, curses spells and rituals, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Pumpkinhead: Blood Feud (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, Romania, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During a bitter family feud, Jodie Hatfield, and her boyfriend Ricky McCoy, decide to leave town to avoid being found out, but are soon caught in the act. Wanting vengeance, he seeks out the monster Pumpkinhead, and resurrects it seek revenge on the ...
Style: serious, scary, saga, suspenseful, rough
Plot: ghost, vengeance, wedding, family feud, ritual, monster, demon, siblings relations, murder, zombie, slasher, lone wolves ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Mimesis (2011)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of horror fans find themselves unwilling participants in a nightmarish role playing game that pays homage to a classic horror film.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: murder, gory, psychopath, danger, crimes, slasher, isolation, confined, deadly, role playing, farm, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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32%
 3.3
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Death Factory (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A woman working at a biological research facility becomes ill when she contracts a deadly, new virus. Sometime after, she becomes a half-monster beast and kills her old co-workers. Some time later, a group of teens go into the old research facility ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, scary, serious ...
Plot: strong violent content, danger, zombie, deadly, supernatural, gory, mutant, experiment gone awry, sexual content, survival, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Something Weird (1967)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An accident victim makes a deal with a particularly hideous witch, in which he receives extraordinary ESP powers. He uses these powers to help the police solve crimes.
Style: serious, suspenseful, offbeat, scary, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, murder, serial killer, danger, gory, good versus evil, partners against crime, crimes, ghost, rivalry, stalking, supernatural ability ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.2
 732
Voodoo Moon (2006)
Genre: Drama, 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, deadly creature, danger, deadly, experiment gone awry, siblings relations, woman in danger, obsession, survival ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Pet Sematary II (1992)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The "sematary" is up to its old zombie-raising tricks again. This time, the protagonists are Jeff Matthews, whose mother died in a Hollywood stage accident, and Drew Gilbert, a boy coping with an abusive stepfather.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, back from the dead, abusive stepfather, family in danger, small town, death in the family, murder, supernatural, burial, gory, slasher, chase ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1992
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.5
 154
Primitive (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After being forced to visit a hypnotist, Martin receives news of his estranged mother's passing. He returns home for the funeral, and before long, people start dropping dead. The victims - brutally torn apart by what appears to be a predatory ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: murder, curses spells and rituals, mentally unstable, crimes, supernatural, deadly, estrangement, creature, human host, demon, standoff, showdown ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.4
 279
Forever Evil (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The sole survivor of a backwoods massacre investigates the incident with the help of a photographer and a police officer. Soon, it becomes clear that they're up against nothing less than an ancient god!
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, ghost, serial killer, zombie, college, murder, danger, rivalry, supernatural ability, escapades, mentally unstable, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.5
 526
Born (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Mary Elizabeth goes to bed alone one night, still a twenty one year old virgin, and wakes up the next morning pregnant. Possessed by the demon fetus growing within her womb, Mary Elizabeth obeys her homicidal cravings to kill, for the sake of her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak, serious ...
Plot: religions or cults, danger, supernatural, pregnancy, gory, supernatural ability, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, slasher, deadly, mentally unstable, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Howling IV: The Original Nightmare (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An author who was sent to the town Drakho, because of a nervous breakdown, gets wound up in a mystery revolving around demons and werewolves. She starts seeing ghosts and dismisses them as her own imagination, but when they turn out to be real she ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, small town, howling, priest, blood, supernatural, vampire, gory, disorder, under the surface, graphic violence, obsession ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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