Movies like Playhouse

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Playhouse (2003)
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Playhouse (2003)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After years hiding in the shadows, the ancient ghosts of an old Pittsburgh theater make their presence known once again.
Style: scary, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural, investigation, crimes, gory, disorder, deadly, haunted house, goofy hero, theater, zombie, school, reporter, janitor
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh

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Most similar movies to Playhouse

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, humorous, scary and semi serious films with plots about deadly, supernatural, gory, danger, crimes, zombie and disorder mostly in Horror and Comedy genres. Some movies like Playhouse: The Taming of the Shrews (2009), The Slaughter (2006), Hide and Creep (2004), A Cadaver Christmas (2011), Corpses (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Taming of the Shrews (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A horror-comedy of errors, Die-ner (get it?) explores the existential dilemma of a sociopath killer who runs into the unique problem of his victims rising from the dead...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, scary, realistic
Plot: serial killer, zombie, diner, confined, deadly, supernatural, hostage, gory, crimes, small town, hostages, gun ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Slaughter (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A turn of the century ritual to raise the feminine evil goes horribly awry and leaves a she demon dormant on the ceremonial grounds. Sixty years later a young couple moves into a house built on the ancient grounds and their daughter's murder ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: haunted house, gory, supernatural ability, ghost, danger, friendship, supernatural, mentally unstable, curses spells and rituals, human sacrifice, machete, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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 894
Hide and Creep (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Residents of a small Southern town contend with bloodthirsty zombies, a mysterious flying saucer, and bad television reception.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, rough, humorous, scary ...
Plot: zombie, deadly, danger, supernatural, gory, small town, satire, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, small town life, store, guts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
A Cadaver Christmas (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: United by terrifying and bizarre circumstances, the janitor, the drunk, the bartender, the cop, his perp, and the student security guard must fight to undo the professor's work. A dark force is at work in the cadaver lab this Christmas and this ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, scary, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, corpse, supernatural, disorder, deadly, experiment, camp, violence, graphic violence, battles, danger, white trash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 3.5
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Corpses (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: rough, suspenseful, semi serious, scary, humorous
Plot: zombie, chaos, deadly, mad scientist, supernatural, vengeance, experiment gone awry, gory, mortician, small town, chaos and mayhem, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 3.2
 295
Late Fee (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young couple’s quest to rent the scariest movie on DVD on Halloween eve results in a real life horror show they may live to regret!
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, anthology, humorous ...
Plot: supernatural, terrorism, murder, isolation, gory, danger, slasher, youth, crimes, deadly, stalking, halloween ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Aaah! Zombies!! (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Brain freeze has never been so bad once you’ve tasted Ale Cream, as four friends inadvertently eat some radioactive ice-cream, turning them into zombies. Only problem is they don’t see themselves as the undead, but as super soldiers.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, suspense, tense, scary ...
Plot: zombie, friendship, parody, supernatural, disorder, deadly, experiment gone awry, multiple perspectives, twentysomething life, infected, friends, bowling ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.1
 394
Retardead (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mad scientist Dr. Stern is turning students into super-smart cannibalistic zombies, and the local cops are too busy chasing a sex fiend to stop the flesh-eating ghouls. Fortunately, Stern's nemesis, FBI agent Susan Hannigan, is on the case. As ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: zombie, mutant, experiment gone awry, supernatural, special agents, chaos, disorder, deadly, danger, gory, school, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Walking Deceased (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: THE WALKING DECEASED is the Scary Movie of the zombie genre, ripping on the biggest and best of zombie pop-culture, arguably the most crazed genre in the world. The story follows a group of survivors from all walks of the apocalypse – an idiotic ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, parody, supernatural, deadly, disorder, goofy hero
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Ghost of Goodnight Lane (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the staff inside a renovated film studio finds a co-worker dead one morning, the pieces of a forty year puzzle add up to an angry ghost who has let the last person step inside her house. But will they ever get out alive?
Style: suspenseful, dark humor, captivating, tense, humorous ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, survival, deadly, danger, murder, haunted by the past, investigation, graphic violence, paranormal activity, puzzle, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 2.2
 379
Pot Zombies (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
Story: Radioactive weed turns people into zombies with the munchies for human flesh!
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, scary
Plot: zombie, supernatural, gory, environmentalism, stoners, drug abuse, disorder, deadly, gays and lesbians, crimes, drug dealing, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Zombies Anonymous: Last Rites of the Dead (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In an imagined reality where zombies coexist with ordinary mortal folk, the undead are considered second-class citizens. Angela finds this out the hard way when she's shot by her boyfriend and must learn to adjust to her new zombie lifestyle. ...
Style: not serious, suspenseful, humorous, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, plague, support group, supernatural, deadly, undead, hopes, gory, social misfits, international crisis, graphic violence, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.0
 1K
Terror Toons (2002)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: deadly, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, siblings relations, gory, danger, deadly creature, mad scientist, surgery, when the parents are away, ouija board, monkey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.7
 913
Monsturd (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A serial killer mutates with a chemical inside a sewer, to become a monster made of human waste just as the FBI and police are onto him.
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gory, laboratory, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, deadly creature, serial killer, crimes, danger, supernatural, mutant, psychopath, toxic waste ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.1
 576
Hell Asylum (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A desperate producer faced with unemployment has the ultimate reality television program ready to roll.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, suspense, bleak, psychological
Plot: haunted house, ghost, deadly, supernatural, woman in danger, gory, danger, crimes, supernatural power, death, murder, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Zombies! Zombies! Zombies! (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A drug experiment gone wrong produces a league of blood-thirsty zombies. It is up to a small band of exotic dancers trapped in a gentleman's club to fight back. Together they must rely on their wits and skills to survive the night, and pray ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, scary, humorous, offbeat
Plot: zombie, experiment gone awry, survival, disorder, parody, drug use, self sacrifice, experimental drug, watching a movie, save the day, nightclub, group of strangers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Andre the Butcher (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Andre the Butcher will make sure you pay for your sins.
Style: semi serious, scary, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: slasher, confined, psychopath, survival, gory, deadly, danger, isolation, violence spree, mind game, supernatural, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Scarecrow Gone Wild (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: College mischief spins out of control unleashing a horrifying scarecrow who terrorizes a resort town during Spring Break.
Style: humorous, rough, semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, vengeance, serial killer, deadly, prank, crimes, youth, disorder, gory, resort, rivalry, clothed male naked female ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Dead on Appraisal (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Real estate agent John Dante has a problem. He's stuck with a house he can't sell. Despite his best efforts, he can't seem to overcome the house's past and the macabre tales that precede it in this haunting anthology. In the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, tense, dark humor ...
Plot: haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals, ghost, haunted house, danger, gore, realtor, survival, real estate, gory, splatter
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.7
 413
The Janitor (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lionel is a custodian that longs for more. Bombarded with daily disrespect and insults from his co-workers, Lionel sets on a path of revenge and begins to brutally murder everyone in his path.
Style: humorous, rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, gory, vengeance, friendship, murder, crimes, deadly, rivalry, college life, violence spree, sexual relations, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.4
 181
The Landlord (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Landlord is the story of Tyler, the unfortunate young proprietor of a demon-haunted apartment building. While finding tenants has never been a problem for Tyler, keeping them alive long enough to pay rent is. No matter how nicely Tyler asks, he ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, police corruption, dishonesty, crimes, danger, on the run, gang, pregnancy, gory, demon, human sacrifice, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.6
 1K
Scarecrow (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A high school outcast who lives in a trailer with his mother finally meets a friend. He wants to ask her if they can go the next step, but then sees her kissing another boy at a party. He runs home only to find his mother having sex with a drunk. He ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak, cult film
Plot: supernatural, slasher, scarecrow, crimes, deadly, martial arts, vengeance, gory, murder, zombie, ghost, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
House of the Damned (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A woman uses witchcraft to try to steal her daughter's youth.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, scary, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: ghost, zombie, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, crimes, deadly, supernatural ability, mentally unstable, danger, race against time, supernatural, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 3.2
 552
Dead and Gone (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A struggling actor moves his comatose wife to their isolated cabin, where he begins to have disturbing interactions with the unconscious woman.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, semi serious, dark humor, scary ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: supernatural, zombie, gory, fish out of water, isolation, deadly, mentally unstable, confined, misfit, disorder, desert, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.5
 257
Splatter Beach (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Splatter Beach is a 2007 low-budget horror comedy film made by the prolific Polonia brothers. It was released on DVD by Camp Motion Pictures.Starring Erin Brown, Erika Smith, Alison Whitney, Brice Kennedy, Ken Van Sant and Dave Fife, Splatter Beach ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: beach, deadly, escapades, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, gory, chaos, terrorism, creature feature, parody, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.5
 8K
Saint (2010)
Genre: Comedy, 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, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: bishop, supernatural, kidnapping, legends and myths, murder, crimes, ghost, danger, deadly, vengeance, holiday, child murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Hansel & Gretel Get Baked (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An intense new marijuana strain named “Black Forest” is taking Los Angeles by storm, and Gretel’s stoner boyfriend can’t get enough. But when the old woman growing the popular drug (Lara Flynn Boyle) turns out to be an evil witch, cooking ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, dark humor, scary ...
Plot: stoners, marijuana, danger, witch, supernatural ability, missing person, deadly, supernatural, cannibalism, youth, drug abuse, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bloodbath at the House of Death (1984)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Six scientists arrive at the creepy Headstone Manor to investigate a strange phenomena which was the site of a mysterious massacre years earlier where 18 guests were killed in one night. It turns out that the house is the place of a satanic cult ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, offbeat, scary, not serious ...
Plot: murder, haunted house, parody, ghost, mad scientist, mansion, crimes, supernatural, investigation, disorder, religions or cults, estate ...
Time: 80s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Ghost Team One (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two roommates deathly afraid of ghosts both fall in love with a girl who believes their home is haunted.
Style: not serious, humorous, scary, horror spoof
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, buddies, parody, deadly, danger, exorcism, rivalry, strong violent content, profanity, haunted house, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Gangsters, Guns and Zombies (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The whole "zombie thing" has been hyped up so much that everyone thinks it's the end of the world! Of course, where one man sees the dead rising from the grave, another sees opportunity. Q had a plan: drive the robbery getaway van, ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, dark humor, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, danger, heist, disorder, tough heroes, supernatural, deadly, chaos and mayhem, chaos, gangsters, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%