Movies like Tales from the Crypt 1972

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Tales from the Crypt (1972)
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Tales from the Crypt (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Five people find themselves in a tomb. The Crypt keeper explains why they are there through a series of frightening stories. Based on the classic comic book.
Style: scary, surprise ending, suspense, psychological, macabre, tense, suspenseful, psychotronic, atmospheric, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, murder, valentine's day, blindness, christmas, revenge, crypt, killer santa claus, afterlife, dog, supernatural, hell, suicide, blind man, catacomb, car accident, widower, nightmare, corpse, back from the dead, pet dog, escaped mental patient, dark humor, vengeance, holiday ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, future

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Most similar movies to Tales from the Crypt

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, scary, suspenseful and weird films with plots about blood, supernatural, murder, demon, gory, brutality and vengeance mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Tales from the Crypt: Dr. Terror's House of Horrors (1965), The Other (1972), See No Evil (1971), Shutter (2004), Hellbound: Hellraiser II (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dr. Terror's House of Horrors (1965)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Five strangers board a train and are joined by a mysterious fortune teller who offers to read their Tarot cards. Five separate stories unfold: An architect returns to his ancestoral home to find a werewolf out for revenge; a doctor discovers his new ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, parody, bleak ...
Plot: werewolf, train, vampire, destiny, supernatural, serial killer, card playing, ghost, good versus evil, murder, passenger, supernatural power ...
Time: 60s, future
Place: west indies, scottish highlands
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100%
 6.8
 6K
The Other (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Chilling and eerie, this supernatural tale of good versus evil coils around twin brothers living with their grandmother in a sleepy rural area during the summer of 1935. After his grandmother encourages Niles to develop what seem to be psychic ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, macabre, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: twins, twists and turns, coming of age, evil child, psychology, supernatural, murder, child, mystery, creepy child, death, mental illness ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: california, new jersey, usa, europe, holland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
 3K
See No Evil (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the English countryside, Sarah Rexton (Mia Farrow), recently blinded in a horse riding accident, moves in with her uncle's family and gallantly adjusts to her new condition, unaware that a killer stalks them.
Style: slasher, suspense, scary, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, disability, mystery, horse, insanity, mad scientist, sexualized violence, psychiatry, life philosophy, torture ...
Time: 70s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.0
 46K
Shutter (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young photographer and his girlfriend discover mysterious shadows in their photographs after a tragic accident. They soon learn that you can not escape your past.
Style: scary, twist ending, suspense, macabre, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, revenge, supernatural, nightmare, car accident, secret lover, photographer, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, suicide, dark past, rape, gang rape ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Hellbound: Hellraiser II (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Doctor Channard is sent a new patient, a girl warning of the terrible creatures that have destroyed her family, Cenobites who offer the most intense sensations of pleasure and pain. But Channard has been searching for the doorway to Hell for years, ...
Style: gothic, slasher, scary, bloody, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, maze, supernatural, monster, hell, torture, mental institution, violent, doctor, puzzle, betrayal, extreme violence ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, england, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Tales of Terror (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Three stories adapted from the work of Edgar Allen Poe: 1) A man and his daughter are reunited, but the blame for the death of his wife hangs over them, unresolved. 2) A derelict challenges the local wine-tasting champion to a competition, but ...
Style: scary, gothic, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, murder, supernatural, reincarnation, vengeance, ghost, afterlife, cat, infidelity, experiment gone awry, mystery, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.7
 29K
The Eye (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Singapore
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A blind girl gets a cornea transplant so that she would be able to see again. However, she got more than what she bargained for when she realised she could even see ghosts. And some of these ghosts are down right unfriendly. So she embarks on a ...
Style: scary, suspense, tense, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: ghost, afterlife, able to see the dead, hospital, supernatural, woman in danger, transplant, blindness, supernatural ability, transformation, hallucination, eye ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, china, thailand, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Tomb of Ligeia (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Story about a man haunted by the spirit of his dead wife and her effect on his second marriage.
Style: gothic, suspense, surreal, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, monster, twists and turns, cat, obsession, mystery, black cat, demon, claustrophobia, hospital, male nudity ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1820s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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A Night of Horror Volume 1 (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia, Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Whether you’re a fan of Sydney's iconic genre film festival A Night of Horror, or just a fan of the best and bloodiest in new horror cinema, you can’t afford to miss this fright-filled anthology. Zombies, demonic entities, self-surgery, ...
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, dark, ironic ...
Plot: zombie, afterlife, supernatural, supernatural power, demon, violence, vengeance, ghost, nightmare, back from the dead, revenge, supernatural ability ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In 1965 Los Angeles, a widowed mother and her two daughters add a new stunt to bolster their séance scam business and unwittingly invite authentic evil into their home. When the youngest daughter is overtaken by the merciless spirit, this small ...
Style: scary, macabre, suspense, frightening, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, possession, ghost, occult, ouija board, spiritualism, witchcraft, survival, teenager, monster, haunted house, paranormal ...
Time: 70s, 60s, year 1967
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.5
 7K
Asylum (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young psychiatrist applies for a job at a mental asylum, and must pass a test by interviewing four patients. He must figure out which of the patients, is in fact, the doctor that he would be replacing if hired.
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, slasher ...
Plot: insanity, psychiatrist, mental institution, supernatural, serial killer, mad scientist, murder, objects come to life, investigation, mind game, vengeance, missing person ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.7
 33K
Dark Water (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A woman in the midst of an unpleasant divorce moves to an eerie apartment building with her young daughter. The ceiling of their apartment has a dark and active leak.
Style: scary, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, mystery, nightmare, haunted by the past, custody, parents and children, losing-it hero, family problems, single parent, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.9
 129K
Hellraiser (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Larry and his wife, Julia move into an old house and discover a hideous creature - the man's half-brother, who is also the woman's former lover - hiding upstairs. Having lost his earthly body to a trio of S&M demons, the Cenobites, ...
Style: scary, macabre, gothic, slasher, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: body horror, monster, demon, supernatural, torture, surrealism, murder, vengeance, occult, human sacrifice, violence, back from the dead ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 13K
Terror Train (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A masked killer targets six college kids responsible for a prank gone wrong three years earlier and who are currently throwing a large New Year's Eve costume party aboard a moving train.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, intense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, masked killer, prank, serial killer, psychopath, train, survival, stalking, uninvited guest, youth, magician, new year's eve ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 4K
Bad Dreams (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Unity Field, a "free love" cult from the '70s, is mostly remembered for its notorious mass suicide led by Harris, its charismatic leader. While all members are supposed to burn in a fire together, young Cynthia is spared by chance. ...
Style: slasher, macabre, scary, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cult, hospital, supernatural, suicide, cult leader, afterlife, insanity, sole survivor, mind game, psychopath, woman in danger, teenager ...
Time: 80s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.9
 146K
The Grudge (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: American nurse, Karen Davis moves to Tokyo and encounters a vengeful supernatural spirit known as The Grudge that often possesses its victims. When a series of horrifying and mysterious deaths occur – with the spirit passing its curse onto each ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, curse, mystery, murder, family curse, suicide, paranormal activity, vengeance, medical, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.0
 3K
The Ugly (1997)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A female psychologist wants to understand the minds of a confessed serial killer who spent the last five years in a mental hospital because of his state.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, twist ending, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, mental institution, murder, psychologist, mind game, mysterious character, investigation, haunted by the past, doctors and patients, surrealism, hallucination, split personality ...
Time: 90s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Last Horror Movie (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A serial killer uses a horror video rental to lure his next victim. What begins as a teen slasher transforms into a disturbing journey through the mind of Max Parry, a mild mannered wedding photographer with a taste for human flesh.
Style: slasher, psychological, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, found footage, obsession, psychopath, dark humor, insanity, murder, mind game, split personality, woman in danger, vengeance, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Pit and the Pendulum (1961)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Francis Barnard goes to Spain, when he hears his sister Elizabeth has died. Her husband Nicholas Medina, the son of the most brutal torturer of the Spanish Inquisition, tells him she has died of a blood disease, but Francis finds this hard to ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic, scary, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: spanish inquisition, insanity, investigation, vengeance, castle, monster, conspiracy, crimes, religions or cults, dishonesty, hidden identity, haunted by the past ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century, 16th century, 14th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.8
 255K
Sinister (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, murder, supernatural horror, fear, crimes, paranormal activity, investigation, evil force, writer's life, family in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1998, year 1979, year 1986 ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, sacramento california, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.5
 6K
The Hand (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jon Lansdale is a comic book artist who loses his right hand in a car accident. The hand was not found at the scene of the accident, but it soon returns by itself to follow Jon around, and murder those who anger him.
Style: suspense, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, vengeance, obsession, brutality, midlife crisis, hallucination, family in danger, rivalry, christmas, supernatural, transformation ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
My Bloody Valentine (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twenty years ago in the sleepy mining town of Valentine Bluffs, a fatal mining disaster occurred on Valentine's Day while some of the crew was decorating for a party. The sole survivor of the accident killed the remaining crewmembers and warned ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, revenge, valentine's day, miner, masked killer, killing spree, murder, love triangle, sadistic psychopath, brutality, violence, chase ...
Time: 80s, year 1960, year 1980
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Burnt Offerings (1976)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A couple and their 12-year-old son move into a giant house for the summer. Things start acting strange almost immediately. It seems that every time some gets hurt on the grounds the beat-up house seems to repair itself.
Style: scary, macabre, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, psychosis, afterlife, ghost, obsession, old woman, murder, mystery, family in danger, losing-it hero, rapid aging ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 36K
The Innkeepers (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During the final days at the Yankee Pedlar Inn, two employees determined to reveal the hotel's haunted past begin to experience disturbing events as old guests check in for a stay.
Style: scary, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, paranormal, paranormal activity, workplace, amateur detective, runaway, zombie, cult, devil, demon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new england, connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
An American Haunting (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, Romania, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Based on the true events of the only case in US History where a spirit caused the death of a man.
Style: scary, suspense, tense, surprise ending, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, family, haunted by the past, rape, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, sexual abuse, curse, chase, death, redemption, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, year 2006, 2000s, 1810s
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.8
 14K
The Canal (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Film archivist David and his wife are perfectly happy or so he believes. When a looming secret shatters their marriage at the same time as a turn-of-the-century film reel he is studying reveals their house to be the site of a 1902 multiple-murder, ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, murder, investigation, mystery, family, obsession, protagonist as suspect, cheating, husband wife relationship, tragedy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Black Christmas (1974)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sorority house is terrorized by a stranger who makes frightening phone calls and then murders the sorority sisters during Christmas break.
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, macabre, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: christmas, murder, serial killer, sorority, serial murder, holiday, winter, violence, prank telephone call, mental illness, psychopath, psycho killer ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.4
 60K
Session 9 (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tensions rise within an asbestos cleaning crew as they work in an abandoned mental hospital with a horrific past that seems to be coming back.
Style: psychological, scary, twist ending, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, mental institution, mental illness, twists and turns, psychology, lobotomy, ghost, haunted house, insanity, transformation, obsession, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Midnight Meat Train (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The photographer Leon lives with his girlfriend and waitress Maya waiting for a chance to get in the photo business. When Maya contacts their friend Jurgis, he schedules a meeting for Leon with the successful owner of arts gallery Susan Hoff; she ...
Style: bloody, suspense, scary, slasher, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, photographer, psychopath, twists and turns, violence, butcher, obsession, subway, torture, violent, crazy, dismemberment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.2
 57K
Don't Look Now (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After Laura and John Baxter lose their only child in a horrible drowning, they are greeted by strange sightings of her throughout their everyday lives. When two old ladies approach them in Italy with news that their daughter may still be alive, it ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, atmospheric, twist ending, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, drowning, serial killer, haunted by the past, twists and turns, hallucination, grief, sex scene, blindness, psychic, mystery, death of daughter ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, venice, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%