Movies like Dead of Night

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Dead of Night (1974)
 6.7
 4K
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 Upon his return, he exhibits strange, withdrawn behavior and begins wandering the streets at night.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, suicide, cemetery, car chase, murder, blood, gory, deadly creature, ghost, vietnam veteran, war, supernatural ability, survival, violence spree, afterlife, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, plague, danger, deadly ...
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 scary, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, zombie, gory, escapades and survival mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Comedy genres. Some movies like Dead of Night: Darkness (1993), Grey Knight (1993), Grave of the Vampire (1972), The Dead Next Door (1989), 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: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, gothic ...
Plot: vampire, zombie, blood, gore, small town, gory, store, danger, deadly, supernatural, deadly creature, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.6
 544
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough
Plot: american civil war, zombie, supernatural, soldier, deadly creature, ghost, supernatural ability, war, man versus machine, survival, apocalypse, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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: scary, serious, 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 ⇓
74%
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, suspenseful, brutal, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, survival, chaos, cannibalism, back from the dead, danger, small town, woman in danger, apocalypse, living dead, death, hell on earth ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s, year 1990
Place: pennsylvania, usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: offbeat, serious, epic, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, murder, deadly creature, gory, slasher, vengeance, experiment gone awry, plague, danger, deadly, supernatural, mad scientist ...
Time: 80s
Place: virginia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 3.8
 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 ⇓
69%
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 6.8
 18K
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, atmospheric, serious, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, small town, murder, good versus evil, ghost, supernatural, mysterious character, house, hometown, return, mystery, supernatural ability ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new england, usa, texas, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak
Plot: deadly creature, gory, zombie, rescue, survival, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, plague, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 ⇓
65%
 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: rough, serious, 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 ⇓
64%
 4.8
 947
Nightwing (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Killer bats plague an Indian reservation in New Mexico.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rabies, spiritualism, native american reservation, plague, murder, dangerous animal, gory, deadly creature, private detective, vampire, zombie, afterlife ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.3
 614
Zombie Town (2007)
Genre: Horror
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, serious, rough, scary
Plot: gory, deadly creature, mad scientist, zombie, survival, violence spree, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, plague, danger, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, revenge, slaughterhouse, morgue, devil worship, living dead, maniac, investigation, gory, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: serious, bleak, 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 ⇓
55%
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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, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: soldier, zombie, blood, gore, gory, farm, danger, deadly, mentally challenged, survival, plague, cooking and food ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, futuristic
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, vampire, gory, danger, deadly, escapades, supernatural, chaos, clergy, survival, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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: serious, rough, scary
Plot: survival, zombie, undead, secret agent, deadly creature, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, danger, deadly, chaos, supernatural, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, creature, monster, walking dead, gory, countryside, plague, danger, deadly, soldier, leadership, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.9
 1K
Baby Blood (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A parasite crawls into the uterus of an abused woman (Yanka) and begins to demands human blood.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, disturbing
Plot: murder, pregnancy, gory, babies and infants, vampire, zombie, danger, deadly, supernatural, deadly creature, feminism, mutant ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Dracula's Dog (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Russian soldiers accidentally unleash Dracula's servant, as well as his dog, during excavations in Romania. Together they set out for America, to find the last descendent of the great Count.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: vampire, german shepherd, occult, doberman, hearse, dog, dracula, gory, deadly creature, danger, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, europe, romania, transylvania, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.0
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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: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, gory, vampire, zombie, crimes, danger, deadly, family in danger, supernatural, anthology, sex in a bathroom, voodoo ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: rough, serious, scary, sexy
Plot: vampire, zombie, gory, uninhibited rivalry, plague, deadly, rivalry, chaos, supernatural, obsessive quest, save the day, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Revenge of the Living Dead Girls (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A company, not wanting to pay for their chemicals to be dumped properly, put some into a truck of milk, which eventually kills three girls. The girls then return from the dead to seek bloody revenge.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: zombie, gory, deadly, supernatural, supernatural ability, terrorism, vengeance, sexual relations, danger, escapades, chaos, toxic ...
Time: 80s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.9
 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: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, satanic
Plot: zombie, extreme violence, splatter, in the woods, deadly creature, gory, rescue, survival, violence spree, danger, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Children Shouldn't Play with Dead Things (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Six actors go to graveyard on a remote island to act out a necromantic ritual. The ritual works, and soon the dead are walking about and chowing down on human flesh.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: island, zombie, ghost, living dead, good versus evil, supernatural, gory, deadly creature, mad scientist, slasher, supernatural ability, afterlife ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 2.9
 438
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: zombie, vampire, haunted house, gory, ghost, teenage life, supernatural, danger, deadly, youth, deadly creature, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.0
 456
The Ghouls (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Eric Hayes is a stringer. One notch below the lowest rung of the journalistic ladder. A video vulture preying on police chases, ambulance runs, and random street violence, selling his footage to the highest bidder and living on a steady diet of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak
Plot: zombie, media, gory, deadly creature, newspaper reporter, deadly, life is a bitch, supernatural, journalism, danger, rave, screaming ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Zombie Diaries (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the early part of the 21st Century, an unknown virus began spreading among the populous. Within weeks it had engulfed the entire planet, from the smallest communities to the greatest cities. Upon the death of its host, the virus would reanimate ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, futuristic
Plot: zombie, race against time, deadly creature, gory, survival, apocalypse, rescue, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, danger, on the run, future dystopia ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%