Movies like Dead of Night

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Dead of Night (1974)
 6.6
 5K
Dead of Night (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
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 Upon his return, he exhibits strange, withdrawn behavior and begins wandering the streets at night.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: scary, rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: zombie, vampire, soldier, homecoming, vietnam war, suicide, cemetery, hitchhiker, car chase, murder, blood, war, apocalypse, survival, plague, ghost, supernatural, afterlife, supernatural ability, parents and children, violence spree, experiment gone awry, danger, imaginary, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia

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Most similar movies to Dead of Night

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and rough films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, zombie, survival, escapades and gory mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Dead of Night: Dead Creatures (2001), Grey Knight (1993), Night Fangs (2005), Deathwatch (2002), Days of Darkness (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dead Creatures (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of women afflicted with a horrible disease (which forces them to cannibalism) try to support one another.
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: survival, supernatural, life is a bitch, rivalry, chaos, gory, plague, murder, imaginary, deadly, danger, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.7
 631
Grey Knight (1993)
Genre: Horror, War
Country: USA
Duration: 82 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: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, supernatural, soldier, american civil war, war, supernatural ability, ghost, battles, danger, deadly creature, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Death Valley: The Revenge of Bloody Bill (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a group of college kids stumble upon a small abandoned town of Sunset Valley, they must fight a band of Zombies led by a Confederate soldier seeking retribution for his grisly execution.
Style: serious, scary
Plot: zombie, supernatural, deadly, danger, ghost, vengeance, gory, curses spells and rituals, blood, gore, rivalry
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.6
 232
Night Fangs (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two Art Teachers are obsessed with eternal youth. Somehow they manage to get Elizabeth Bathory's diary. Soon, they start to practice bloody rituals that end up unleashing hell on earth. Two lesbian art teachers obsessed with eternal youth have ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, serious, scary, sexual
Plot: vampire, vampire hunter, obsession, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, danger, imaginary, supernatural, gory, dangerous attraction, escapades, zombie ...
Time: contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 6.0
 11K
Deathwatch (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, War, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the brutal trench fighting of the First World War, a British Infantry Company is separated from their regiment after a fierce battle. Attempting to return to their lines, the British soldiers discover what appears to be a bombed out German ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, rough, scary, serious ...
Plot: soldier, world war one, supernatural, survival, gory, rescue, escapades, deadly creature, war, danger, haunted by the past, supernatural ability ...
Time: year 1917
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: zombie, plague, deadly creature, survival, danger, supernatural, rescue, deadly, chaos, gory, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, virus, apocalypse, distopia, supernatural, deadly creature, danger, chaos, plague, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, military hospital ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Survival of the Dead (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On an island off the coast of North America, local residents simultaneously fight a zombie epidemic while hoping for a cure to return their un-dead relatives back to their human state.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, scary, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, island, apocalypse, survival, gory, violence spree, deadly, chaos, group of strangers, supernatural, danger, siege ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: delaware, usa, philadelphia, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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House of the Dead 2 (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Guesta Verde University, the deranged Professor Curien is trying to bring back the dead, killing students for the experiment. There is an outbreak of zombies in the campus, and the government sends a NSA medical research team, formed by Dr. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, deadly, danger, deadly creature, slasher, military, soldier, vampire, antidote, chaos, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Tooth and Nail (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic world, a small group of survivors, who call themselves Foragers, plan to rebuild civilization from their headquarters in an empty hospital based in what is left of Philadelphia. But they're soon forced into a face-off war ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: slasher, isolation, survival, future dystopia, danger, chaos, murder, life is a bitch, apocalypse, cannibalism, hospital, blood splatter ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.9
 970
Dead Within (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set six months after a deadly outbreak has all but ended the human race, a man and woman have survived by isolating themselves in a remote cabin and never opening the door. Now they don’t have a choice. Starved for resources, they must confront ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: infection, isolation, zombie, survival, plague, danger, supernatural, couple relations, apocalypse, deadly, domestic disturbance, outburst ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.9
 2K
The Roost (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Part of a "special" late-nite television program...Four friends on their way to a wedding find themselves marooned on a mysterious farm. Creatures of the night awaken and the undead rise, as a night of relentless horror...Begins!
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, mumblecore
Plot: zombie, road trip, barn, survival, deadly, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, gory, isolation, on the road, slasher ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 2.9
 913
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: bleak, suspenseful, rough, scary, exciting ...
Plot: zombie, soldier, blood, supernatural, survival, chaos, deadly, danger, gory, survival horror, gore, farm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.4
 4K
The Plague (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Israel
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: disturbing, bleak, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, prison, survival, experiment gone awry, violence spree, parents and children, plague, danger, on the run, supernatural ability, chaos ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.6
 2K
Severed (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A multi-national forestry company engages in genetic experimentation to increase logging yield in a remote section of forest...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, rough ...
Plot: zombie, experiment gone awry, deadly, danger, supernatural, escapades, environmentalism, disorder, chaos, survival, vengeance, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.5
 6K
The Bunker (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1944, in the Belgian - German border, seven German soldiers survive an American attack in the front and lock themselves in a bunker to protect the position. Under siege by the enemy and with little ammunition, they decide to explore underground ...
Style: rough, serious, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: soldier, world war two, bunker, isolation, danger, wartime life, survival, escapades, ghost, deadly, plague, tunnel ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Cannibal Apocalypse (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Released from captivity in Vietnam, two American Army officers return to civilian life and discover they have acquired an insatiable taste for human flesh. A city is terrorised... as they stalk the inhabitants to satisfy their primitive appetites.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cannibal, maniac, plague, violence, murder, vietnam war, zombie apocalypse, cannibalism, on the run, deadly virus, survival, chaos ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, vietnam, georgia, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Night Shadows (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When two brothers, Josh and Mike, go to a small southern town for a vacation, they find most of the residents either dead or missing. When Mike himself goes missing, Josh teams up with the local sheriff and an attractive school teacher to find him ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, mutant, small town, deadly creature, danger, deadly, experiment gone awry, chaos, plague, toxic, toxic waste ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Reflecting Skin (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young boy tries to cope with rural life circa 1950s and his fantasies become a way to interpret events. After his father tells him stories of vampires, he becomes convinced that the widow up the road is a vampire, and tries to find ways of ...
Style: surreal, scary, atmospheric, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: vampire, murder, surrealism, parents and children, family relations, investigation, supernatural, danger, crimes, molestation, gas station, coming of age ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: midwest, united states, usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Frost: Portrait of a Vampire (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: San Diego, present day: The murders are starting again. A girl has been found with two holes in her neck and her body totally drained of blood. Lt Dan Richardson [Shane Pliskin] knows what it is but doesn't believe it, so he calls in blind ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, deadly creature, supernatural, slasher, murder, vengeance, rivalry, heroes, crimes, deadly, buddies, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: afghanistan, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.7
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Evilution (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An alien bacterium resurrects the dead on Earth.
Style: futuristic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: zombie, alien encounter, apocalypse, survival, save the world, chaos, rivalry, supernatural, soldier, deadly, escapades, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.2
 2K
Vampire (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A vampire, who works as a teacher, searches for suicidal female students and seduces them prior to sucking their blood.
Style: atmospheric, scary, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: vampire, murder, suicide, danger, deadly, human nature, criminal heroes, crimes, obsession, fall in love, dangerous attraction, rape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.3
 670
Zombie Town (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Local mechanic Jake LaFond's life is suddenly disrupted when mysterious parasites transform the law-abiding citizens of his quaint hometown into hoards of cannibalistic zombies. Isolated from the outside world by an accident on the only road ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Plot: plague, zombie, deadly creature, danger, chaos, isolation, survival, deadly, experiment gone awry, violence spree, disorder, toxic ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Thompsons (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: On the run with the law on their trail, America's most anguished vampire family heads to England to find an ancient vampire clan. What they find instead could tear their family, and their throats, apart forever.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: vampire, survival, family in danger, dysfunctional family, supernatural, manhunt, on the run, family life, murder, rivalry, violence, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, mojave desert
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.6
 6K
Mulberry St (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A mysterious virus, carried by mutant rats, creates pandemonium in New York City in which rat-bite victims turn into homicidal rat-mutants. This movie centers on six tenants of a small apartment complex on the Lower East Side Mulberry Street as they ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, infection, survival, dangerous animal, plague, rat, danger, save the world, supernatural, mad scientist, deadly, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city, harlem, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.3
 2K
Remains (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story centers on two lone survivors of a bizarre accident that reduced most of the world's population to zombies. They take refuge in a vacant casino and fight a losing battle against the undead.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, futuristic, bleak ...
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, apocalypse, deadly, life is a bitch, danger, chaos, gambling, casino, gory, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.1
 2K
Dark Souls (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Norway, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young girl, Johanna, is attacked and seemingly murdered. Her father receives a phone call from the police pronouncing her dead as he sees her walk in the front door of their house. Strange things begin to happen to Johanna; she is disorientated ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: zombie, supernatural, murder, uncover truth, police investigation, deadly, danger, psychopath, gory, vengeance, kids in trouble, infection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, serious ...
Plot: survival, zombie, undead, plague, apocalypse, chaos, danger, supernatural, deadly, experiment gone awry, rivalry, secret agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
All Souls Day: Dia de los Muertos (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During a Day of the Dead celebration, the dead come to life to prey upon the living. In the remote Mexican village of Santa Bonita, a nightmare lay buried for over a century. But when a group of hard-partying students from the OC are stranded in ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, scary
Plot: survival, supernatural, deadly, danger, gory, ghost, zombie, human sacrifice, massacre, escapades, crimes, village ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.2
 737
Voodoo Moon (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, 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, danger, deadly creature, imaginary, experiment gone awry, siblings relations, woman in danger, obsession, survival ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%