Movies like Dead of Night

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Dead of Night (1974)
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Dead of Night (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young soldier who was thought to be killed in the line of duty in Vietnam returns home shortly thereafter, much to the confusion of his family. Upon his return, he exhibits strange, withdrawn behavior and begins wandering the streets at night.
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, psychotronic
Plot: soldier, vampire, zombie, homecoming, hitchhiker, vietnam war, cemetery, suicide, murder, car chase, blood, gory, deadly creature, ghost, vietnam veteran, supernatural ability, war, survival, violence spree, afterlife, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, plague, danger, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and rough films with plots about deadly, danger, supernatural, zombie, gory, escapades and blood mostly in Horror, War and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Dead of Night: Darkness (1993), Salem's Lot (1979), Vengeance of the Zombies (1973), Grave of the Vampire (1972), Evilution (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Darkness (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small community is besieged by vampires. After he watches friends ravaged in a convenience store, a lone avenger goes off to do battle with the undead, armed with shotgun, chainsaw, and Holy water. Later he finds other survivors and they try to ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, gothic, scary ...
Plot: vampire, zombie, gore, blood, gory, small town, store, danger, deadly, supernatural, deadly creature, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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Night of the Living Dead (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In this remake of the original classic film, a group of people are trapped inside a farmhouse as legions of the walking dead try to get inside and use them for food.
Style: scary, rough, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie, chainsaw, attack, gory, chaos, survival, cannibalism, back from the dead, danger, small town, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1990, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Salem's Lot (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 187 min.
Story: Vampires are invading a small New England town. It's up to a novelist and a young horror fan to save it.
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious, rough ...
Plot: vampire, small town, murder, good versus evil, ghost, supernatural, mysterious character, house, return, hometown, supernatural ability, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new england, usa, texas, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Vengeance of the Zombies (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An Indian mystic uses magical chants to raise women from the dead, then sends them out to perform revenge killings for him.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending
Plot: zombie, vampire, murder, maniac, slaughterhouse, living dead, morgue, devil worship, revenge, investigation, gory, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Grave of the Vampire (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A vampire awakens from a long sleep to attack a couple making love in a graveyard. He then rapes the woman, who later gives birth to his son. The newborn infant will only drink blood from his mother's breast.
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: vampire, gory, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, parents and children, supernatural, danger, deadly, imaginary, rivalry, family relations, track down ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Night of the Living Dead: Resurrection (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The deceased have risen with the instinct to feed on the living as a family is trapped during a zombie apocalypse. Wales. Based on George A. Romero's classic "Night of the Living Dead".
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, remake of american film
Plot: zombie, survival, gory, chaos, farm, isolation, danger, apocalypse, deadly, supernatural, walking dead, zombie attack ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, wales
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66%
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 668
Evilution (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An alien bacterium resurrects the dead on Earth.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, scary, rough ...
Plot: zombie, alien encounter, deadly creature, evil alien, save the world, apocalypse, space and aliens, supernatural, danger, deadly, chaos, gang ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Day of the Dead 2: Contagium (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1968, in the Ravenside Military Hospital in a military facility in Pennsylvania, the army loses control of an experiment of a lethal bacteriologic weapon that changes the DNA and transforms human beings into zombies. A group of soldiers is sent ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, virus, gory, deadly creature, mad scientist, hospital, man versus machine, mental institution, race against time, survival, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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64%
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The Dead (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the last evacuation flight out of war-torn Africa crashes off the coast, American Air Force Engineer Lieutenant Brian Murphy (ROB FREEMAN) emerges as the sole survivor in a land where the dead are returning to life and attacking the living.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious, bleak
Plot: zombie, survival, apocalypse, danger, infected, on the road, reluctant partners, gory, u.s. air force, wartime, chaos and mayhem, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: epic, offbeat, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, murder, deadly creature, slasher, gory, vengeance, experiment gone awry, plague, danger, deadly, supernatural, mad scientist ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Dead 2: India (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Sequel to the Ford brothers The Dead. The action moves to India.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, rough, bleak ...
Plot: zombie, survival, apocalypse, plague, danger, chaos and mayhem, battles, farm, life is a bitch, deadly, on the run, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Satanic Rites of Dracula (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The police and British security forces call in Professor Van Helsing to help them investigate Satanic ritual which has been occurring in a large country house, and which has been attended by a government minister, an eminent scientist and secret ...
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Plot: vampire, dracula, supernatural, satanist, gothic horror, plague, ghost, gory, supernatural ability, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: london, england, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 852
Zombie Wars (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Fifty years after a world-wide zombie epidemic had begun, a small group of rebel soldiers learn that intelligent zombies have begun breeding humans for food. The soldiers plan an all-out war to rid the Earth of the flesh-eating monsters for good, as ...
Style: serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: soldier, zombie, gore, blood, farm, danger, gory, deadly, mentally challenged, survival, plague, cooking and food ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Grey Knight (1993)
Genre: Horror, War
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Slave traders bring back evil voodoo entity that is accidently freed by the Confederate army during the Civil War. The entity possesses the bodies of the dead soldiers to create an army of its own bent on conquest, using the corpses of both the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Plot: american civil war, zombie, supernatural, soldier, deadly creature, ghost, supernatural ability, war, man versus machine, survival, apocalypse, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.9
 22K
Zombie (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A zombie is found aboard a boat off the New York coast which belongs to a famous scientist. A journalist travels to the Antilles with the daughter of the scientist. They discover a terrifying disease which is turning the islanders into horrifying ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, island, shark, violence, tropical island, plague, gory, cannibalism, mad scientist, back from the dead, survival, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1979
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.5
 4K
The Plague (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: All the worldwide children of less than nine years fall in coma at the same time. Ten years later, Tom Russel is released from prison after killing a man in a fight, and returns to his home town, more specifically to his older brother home, who has ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, zombie, apocalypse, fugitives, gory, supernatural ability, on the run, survival, violence spree, parents and children, chaos and mayhem, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Nightwing (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Killer bats plague an Indian reservation in New Mexico.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: native american reservation, spiritualism, rabies, plague, murder, dangerous animal, gory, deadly creature, private detective, vampire, zombie, afterlife ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.0
 4K
Scary or Die (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The creation of filmmaker Michael Emanuel, SCARY OR DIE tells five interwoven horror stories that take place in and around the “City of Angles”. A flesh-eating clown desperately trying to protect the person he craves the most; a dirty cop and a ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: murder, gory, vampire, zombie, crimes, danger, deadly, family in danger, supernatural, anthology, death, writing in blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Edges of Darkness (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Three interconnected tales of terror set against the backdrop of a zombie apocalypse.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, futuristic, exciting
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, vampire, gory, danger, deadly, escapades, supernatural, chaos, clergy, survival, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Raiders of the Damned (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Day The World Ended, They Thought The Fight Was Over. They Were Wrong.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, soldier, daring rescue, save the world, survival, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, plague, save the planet, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Dracula A.D. 1972 (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in London in the early 1970's, supposedly for teen thrills, Johnny organises a black magic ceremony in a desolate churchyard. The culmination of the ritual, however, is the rejuvenation of Dracula from shrivelled remains. Johnny, ...
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: vampire, blood, police, resurrection, cleavage, good versus evil, master warrior, slasher, exploitation, murder, dracula, supernatural ability ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century, 1870s, year 1972
Place: england, europe, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Thirst (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Maxx and his girlfriend Lisa are a pair of recovering drug addicts whom are recruited by a clan of sex & violence crazed vampires led by the egotistical and charismatic Darius. But to become members, Maxx and Lisa have to give up their ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Plot: vampire, blood, terminal illness, deadly creature, gory, drug addiction, terminal cancer, dangerous attraction, addiction, drug abuse, deadly, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Wickeds (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Seven teenagers travel to an old, decrepit house, the site of a horror movie set and rumored to be haunted. But when two grave robbers arrive seeking refuge from an army of the living dead, it becomes the ultimate fight for survival.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Plot: zombie, vampire, gory, ghost, haunted house, teenage life, supernatural, danger, deadly, youth, deadly creature, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Life Blood (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Forty years ago a supernatural force vanquished Brooke and Rhea, a sexy lipstick lesbian couple, after they committed an inconceivable murder. Now, on New Year's Eve, they'll rise from the dead. Still hot and still a couple, they're ...
Style: serious, scary, bleak, offbeat, rough ...
Plot: vampire, murder, deadly, small town, lesbian, supernatural, blood splatter, clergy, gays and lesbians, small town life, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Grapes of Death (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman discovers that the pesticide being sprayed on vineyards is turning people into murderous lunatics.
Style: suspenseful, serious, surreal, scary, rough
Plot: zombie, blood, murder, violence, exploitation, vineyard, dynamite, gory, village, deadly, supernatural, village life ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Zombie Killers: Elephant's Graveyard (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young militia is all that stands between a coming dead horde and their rural town decimated by the fracking industry.
Style: serious, bleak, rough, scary
Plot: zombie, walking dead, monster, creature, countryside, gory, plague, danger, deadly, soldier, leadership, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Carmilla, the Lesbian Vampire (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's a face-off against two of the most evil supernatural forces: vampires fueled by bloodlust and zombies who've come back from the dead to prey on the living. The two camps are bent on proving their superiority, so it's a race to ...
Style: serious, rough, scary, sexy
Plot: vampire, zombie, gory, uninhibited rivalry, plague, deadly, rivalry, chaos, supernatural, obsessive quest, save the day, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Dracula: Prince of Darkness (1966)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Whilst vacationing in the Carpathian Mountain, two couples stumble across the remains of Count Dracula's castle. The Count's trusted servant kills one of the men, suspending the body over the Count's ashes so that the blood drips from ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious ...
Plot: vampire, blood, crucifix, castle, dracula, gothic horror, good versus evil, stalking, monk, vengeance, deadly creature, supernatural ability ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: atmospheric, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, slasher, gore, buried alive, violence, suicide, surrealism, priest, extreme violence, flesh eating, living dead ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1980
Place: new england, usa, manhattan new york city, new york, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 1K
FleshEater (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teenagers, taking a nocturnal hayride come across the grave of a man. Little did they know that this deceased man is a zombie. One by one, the actual living are falling victim and becoming zombies. Eventually there are zombies everywhere, ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, satanic
Plot: zombie, extreme violence, splatter, deadly creature, in the woods, gory, rescue, survival, violence spree, danger, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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