Movies like Revenge of the Dead

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Revenge of the Dead (1983)
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Revenge of the Dead (1983)
Original name: Zeder
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Stefano, a young journalist, buys a used typewriter and notices that some text is still readable on the ribbon. He manages to reconstruct the story of a scientist, Paolo Zeder, who, in the 1950s, discovered that some types of terrain have the power to revive the dead that are buried in them. Stefano's investigations bring him into contact with a group of renegade scientists who are still carrying out experiments in an effort to prove Zeder's theories.
Style: gothic, macabre, surreal, scary, psychological, tense, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, supernatural, writers, black magic, zombie attack, archaeologist, discovery, undead, reanimation, secret, investigation, obsession, reincarnation, afterlife, conspiracy, intrigue, supernatural ability, escapades, vengeance, experiment gone awry, disorder, mad scientist, anniversary, obsessive quest, uncover truth ...
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to Revenge of the Dead

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about supernatural, danger, deadly, zombie, gory, crimes and mystery mostly in Horror, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like Revenge of the Dead: Shatterbrain (1991), Kill Baby, Kill (1966), The Hideout (2007), The Woman in Black (1989), The Big Bad (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Shatterbrain (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
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: macabre, gothic, slasher, suspense, serious ...
Plot: resurrection, private detective, zombie, monster, private investigator, laboratory, obsession, afterlife, experiment gone awry, murder, mad scientist, supernatural ...
Time: 90s
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95%
Terror of the Living Dead (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Upon his uncle's death, Serge Chekov journeys to a spooky Scottish village for the reading of the will. But when he inherits the estate, Serge runs afoul of his uncle's jealous wife , his business partner , his maid and others. It's ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, scary, serious, rough ...
Plot: zombie, satanism, desert island, dracula, supernatural, mad scientist, witch, disorder, village, curses spells and rituals, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: scotland, europe, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Kill Baby, Kill (1966)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An 18th century European village is haunted by the ghost of a murderous little girl.
Style: scary, gothic, psychological, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, investigation, uncover truth, village, haunted by the past, vengeance, mysterious character, witch, mystery, evil child, ghost, serial killer ...
Time: victorian era, 20th century
Place: europe, romania
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67%
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The Hideout (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: scary, suspenseful, mind bending, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, haunted house, haunted by the past, mentally unstable, mystery, uncover truth, crimes, hopes, supernatural, murder, starting over, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, iowa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Woman in Black (1989)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When a friendless old widow dies in the seaside town of Crythin, a young solicitor is sent by his firm to settle the estate. The lawyer finds the townspeople reluctant to talk about or go near the woman's dreary home and no one will explain or ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, atmospheric, scary, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, afterlife, uncover truth, mysterious character, mystery, haunted by the past, who done it, murder, small town life, funeral ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, edwardian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Big Bad (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: As a broken woman obsessed with revenge desperately searches for the monster who destroyed her family, she unexpectedly finds herself in a surreal and frightening world.
Style: suspenseful, surreal, scary, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: werewolf, zombie, revenge, witch, mystery, obsession, rivalry, crimes, supernatural, riddles and clues, vengeance, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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54%
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Demonia (1990)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Canadian archaeological team in Sicily accidentally unleashes vengeful ghosts of five demonic nuns whom were murdered 500 years earlier and the ghosts now set out to kill the group and townspeople alike.
Style: erotic, serious, slasher, surreal, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, supernatural, church, making love, sex scene, demon, monastery, convent, zombie, mystery, crimes, ghost ...
Time: 16th century
Place: sicily, canada, europe, italy, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Dead & Buried (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a series of gory murders commited by mobs of townspeople against visiting tourists, the corpses appear to be coming back to life and living normally as locals in the small town.
Style: slasher, disturbing, atmospheric, macabre, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, supernatural, small town, murder, violence, monster, twists and turns, hospital, experiment, paranoid, violent, brutality ...
Time: 80s
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Remake of Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari (1920). Shot entirely on green screen. Some exact shots from the 1920 film were superimposed to properly replicate the original. Francis relates the story of traveling magician Dr. Caligari and Cesare. Their ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful, surreal, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, mad scientist, crimes, wizards and magicians, mystery, supernatural ability, manipulation, rivalry, investigation, police detective, hospital, zombie ...
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Carnival of Souls (1962)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Mary Henry ends up the sole survivor of a fatal car accident through mysterious circumstances. Trying to put the incident behind her, she moves to Utah and takes a job as a church organist. But her fresh start is interrupted by visions of a fiendish ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, gothic, psychotronic, surreal ...
Plot: ghost, female protagonist, supernatural, zombie, carnival, car accident, afterlife, amusement park, hallucination, surrealism, spirit, visceral ...
Place: salt lake city utah, utah, usa
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47%
Grave Encounters (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A crew from a paranormal reality television show lock themselves in a haunted psychiatric hospital. They search for evidence of paranormal activity as they shoot what ends up becoming their final episode.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, ghost, supernatural, haunted house, paranormal, claustrophobia, abandoned hospital, paranormal investigation, mental institution, monster, maze, afterlife ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: canada
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45%
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Dead & Rotting (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Three prankster buddies release the wrath of an aged witch, Abigail, when they unwittingly become accomplices to the murder of her son. Scheming in anger, the witch seduces the three friends and then uses the men's own ill-born spawn to destroy ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: witchcraft, murder, zombie, evil witch, supernatural, mystery, vengeance, youth, prank, buddies, curses spells and rituals, pumpkin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Black Demons (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three college students, another couple, their housekeeper are besieged at a remote Brazilian plantation by a group of zombies raised by a voodoo curse.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, slasher
Plot: zombie, living dead, slavery, virus, demon, supernatural ability, supernatural, ghost, terrorism, ancient mystery, escapades, college ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Before Dawn (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An estranged couple's vacation to save their troubled relationship goes awry when they find themselves under attack from the walking dead
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, tense, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, family problems, isolation, supernatural, woman in danger, chaos and mayhem, village, nothing goes right, strong violent content, crumbling marriage, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Three (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea, Thailand
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Memories: A woman wakes up on a street without memory. A husband cannot remember why his wife left him. The woman wanders the streets trying to contact the only phone number she has on her. The husband see's her ghost in his apartment and ...
Style: psychological, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, macabre ...
Plot: uncover truth, missing person, haunted by the past, mystery, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, losing-it hero, life is a bitch, ghost, memory loss, doll, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Manhattan Baby (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An archaelogist opens an Egyptian tomb and accidently releases an evil spirit. His young daughter becomes possessed by the freed enity and, upon arrival back in New York, the gory murders begin.
Style: slasher, macabre, serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, zombie, paranormal, occult, evil child, investigation, curse, ancient egypt, supernatural horror, foreknowledge, good versus evil, babies and infants ...
Time: 80s
Place: egypt, africa, new york, middle east, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Dead Next Door (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The government sets up a zombie squad after an epidemic has made the world run rampant with living corpses. The team head off to Ohio to try and find a cure but soon run into a crazy cult of zombie lovers who are set on preserving the walking dead ...
Style: bloody, apocalyptic, serious, slasher, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural, living dead, murder, soldier, investigation, escapades, deadly creature, mad scientist, crimes, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
One Missed Call 2 (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Japan, the daycare teacher Kyoko Okudera is convinced by her colleague and friend Madoka to visit her boyfriend Naoto Sakurai in the restaurant where he works instead of studying as planned. When the owner Mr. Wang answers his daughter's ...
Style: psychological, serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, afterlife, cell phone, curse, mystery, investigation, vengeance, journalism, supernatural, teenage life, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, taiwan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Days of Darkness (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a comet strikes Earth and kicks up a cloud of toxic dust, hundreds of humans join the ranks of the living dead. But there's bad news for the survivors: The newly minted zombies are hell-bent on eradicating every last person from the ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, serious, apocalyptic ...
Plot: zombie, plague, deadly creature, survival, supernatural, rescue, chaos, living dead, empire, zombie attack, post apocalypse, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Beyond (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young woman inherits an old hotel in Louisiana where after a series of supernatural 'accidents', she learns that the building was built over one of the entrances to Hell.
Style: gothic, scary, slasher, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, blindness, violence, murder, zombie attack, spider, violent, afterlife, monster, revenge ...
Time: 80s
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
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36%
City of the Living Dead (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman has visions that suggest the eruption of the living dead into the world through a portal, spurred on by the suicide of a priest.
Style: scary, gothic, macabre, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, suicide, buried alive, violence, small town, violent, monster, priest, extreme violence, investigation, ghost, psychic power ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1980, 80s
Place: usa, new england, georgia, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Butcher of Binbrook (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lizard Monster kept alive and buried.
Style: serious, slasher, scary, gothic, atmospheric ...
Plot: monster, lizard, supernatural, crimes, mad scientist, escapades, deadly creature, dangerous animal, mystery, zombie, disorder, psychopath ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, madrid, spain
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35%
Death at Love House (1976)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Donna and Joel Gregory are staying at the estate of Lorna Love while researching a book about the long dead Hollywood goddess. Joel, who's father had a passionate affair with Lorna, becomes obsessed with her. His wife attemts to break the spell ...
Style: psychotronic, serious, scary, mind bending, gothic ...
Plot: hollywood, obsession, ghost, supernatural, actress, artists and showbiz, mentally unstable, obsessive quest, mystery, haunted house, estate, couples ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Zombie Apocalypse (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: There is a new evil, and you have no idea what's coming... When college roommates Mark and Tom go out for a night at the bar, the last thing they expected to find was a machete wielding stranger and a horde of the undead. With the help of ...
Style: touching, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: zombie, survival, undead, chaos, plague, apocalypse, supernatural, rivalry, experiment gone awry, secret agents, distopia, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Lost Voyage (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Twenty five years ago, the SS Corona Queen disappeared in the region known as, "The Bermuda Triangle". Now, it has returned. Seven people go on board to learn the truth behind her disappearance but the ship did not return alone...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: afterlife, ghost, bermuda triangle, cruise ship, space and aliens, survival, investigation, supernatural ability, ghost ship, race against time, mystery, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Dead Clowns (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The residents of Port Emmett prepare for a hurricane that will churn up a 50-year-old secret, awakening an army of zombie clowns. Left to die after a circus train accident, the clowns rise from their muddy graves to get revenge. The guilty can run, ...
Style: suspense, scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: zombie, killer clown, vengeance, supernatural, small town, circus, crimes, evil clown, brutality, amusement park, small town life, left to die ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Eighteenth Angel (1997)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: "Satan will no longer be beast... but beauty!" That declaration comes early in The Eighteenth Angel, signaling the kind of horror movie we're in for: thick and cheesy. When that line (and others like it) is uttered by mad monk ...
Style: suspense, serious, scary, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: monastery, satan, human experiment, father daughter relationship, religion, mythology, dogma, satanism, fallen angel, supernatural, crimes, escapades ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
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Deep Red (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A musician witnesses the murder of a famous psychic, and then teams up with a fiesty reporter to find the killer while evading attempts on their lives by the unseen killer bent on keeping a dark secret buried.
Style: psychological, slasher, gothic, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder mystery, supernatural, mystery, psychopath, mental illness, haunted by the past, manic, crimes, intrigue, mysterious character, mind game ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, italy, rome italy, lebanon, australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Awaken the Dead (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two down and out strangers are brought together by mysterious letters into a safe house as the world around them is infected by an experimental virus that transforms the living into the living dead. She is a former prostitute hiding from the world. ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, conspiracy, survival, escapades, riddles and clues, supernatural, rivalry, prostitute, dark humor, hitman, clue, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Torture Chamber of Dr. Sadism (1967)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: West Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In the Olden Tymes, Count Regula is drawn and quartered for killing twelve virgins in his dungeon torture chamber. Thirty-five years later, he comes back to seek revenge on the daughter of his intended thirteenth victim and the son of his prosecutor ...
Style: gothic, suspense, macabre, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: torture device, snake, supernatural, vengeance, zombie, german history, witch, haunted house, monster, forest, public execution, fake priest ...
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32%