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In Search of Lovecraft (2008)
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In Search of Lovecraft (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: While shooting a Halloween news story on horror writer H.P. Lovecraft, reporter Rebecca Marsh discovers that the "fiction" Lovecraft wrote is actually true and the creatures and cults described in his writings really exist.
Style: scary, bleak, serious, offbeat
Plot: cult, nightmare, supernatural, writer's life, uncover truth, religions or cults, journalism, mad scientist, danger, chaos, ancient mystery, deadly, obsession, curses spells and rituals, occult, halloween, witch, zombie, apocalypse, terrorism, betrayal, supernatural ability, workplace romance, imaginary, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco

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Most similar movies to In Search of Lovecraft

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and bleak films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, gory, escapades, curses spells and rituals and zombie mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like In Search of Lovecraft: Days of Darkness (2007), Hansel vs. Gretel (2015), Blood Legend (2006), Raiders of the Damned (2007), A Dead Calling (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 ⇓
95%
Hansel vs. Gretel (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Gretel falls under a dark spell and organizes a coven of witches, Hansel must find the courage to fight his twin sister and the sinister forces controlling her.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic, bleak
Plot: witch, cannibalism, danger, supernatural, survival, curses spells and rituals, siblings relations, family relations, graphic violence, deadly, escapades, magic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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Blood Legend (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young witch gathers her coven to methodically fulfill her uncle's demands to help resurrect a demon lover from centuries past. Believing that she has completed her tasks she waits for the resurrection and her eternal rewards only to find ...
Style: serious, scary, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural ability, supernatural, danger, deadly, ghost, escapades, school, vengeance, hopes, rivalry, prank, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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: rough, futuristic, bleak, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: soldier, zombie, mad scientist, survival, military, rivalry, chaos, bio weapon, apocalypse, supernatural, danger, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Dead Walkers: Rise of the 4th Reich (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: In 1945 the Second World War came to an end and the Nazis fled. Scientists and military elite escaped across borders and found themselves in new worlds. Some fled to Russia, some the United States and others to South America. But there was another ...
Style: bleak, rough, surreal, serious, sexy
Plot: occult, apocalypse, zombie, fascism, curses spells and rituals, danger, heroes, deadly, cause and meaning, espionage, terrorism, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 3.4
 575
A Dead Calling (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young television reporter (or "investigative journalist") is attacked in her home, leading to her boyfriend being murdered. Six months later she returns to work in a smaller town, and stumbles across a house full of ghosts trying to call ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, crimes, supernatural, deadly, danger, murder, media, slasher, journalism, family problems, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 2.9
 930
Cult (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: While researching a local cult, four college students uncover the existence of a supernatural power that may take their lives...and their souls.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: college, suicide, sacrifice, cult, supernatural, gory, psychopath, religions or cults, danger, ancient mystery, deadly, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
An American Ghost Story (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Paul, an unemployed writer, decides to rent and live in a house that's rumored to be haunted, he puts his life and his relationships in grave danger as he obsessively attempts to get the story that will finally make his career.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, scary, atmospheric
Plot: ghost, haunted house, writer's life, curses spells and rituals, uncover truth, danger, supernatural, fear, deadly, violence, artists and showbiz
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Beyond the Wall of Sleep (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Joe Slaader is a mysterious mountain man being held in the Ulster County Asylum after the brutal murder of his family. Edward Eischel, a young intern, sees something more than just an inbred monster in this new inmate, however. Instead, he sees him ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, non-linear, psychological
Plot: obsession, supernatural, crimes, deadly, murder, mental institution, ancient mystery, danger, mental disorder, doctor, mountain, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: rough, scary, serious, bleak
Plot: zombie, creature, survival, danger, deadly, isolation, plague, supernatural, heroes, escapades, gory, walking dead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Holocaust 2000 (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An executive in charge of a nuclear power plant in the Mid-East must stop his son-- who turns out to be the Anti Christ -- from blowing it up.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, serious, captivating ...
Plot: apocalypse, supernatural, nuclear holocaust, save the world, good versus evil, danger, parents and children, nightmare comes true, chaos, religions or cults, family relations, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 ⇓
70%
 4.5
 2K
Dead Souls (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On his 18th birthday, Johnny finds out that he's come into an inheritance - and his family were a lot stranger than he ever knew...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: life turned upside down, mysterious character, uncover truth, ghost, supernatural, starting over, teenage life, youth, family problems, deadly, danger, adoption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Ghosts of Goldfield (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two couples and another friend from college decide to visit the Goldfield Hotel in Nevada to make a documentary about ghosts – then their nightmares begin!
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, uncover truth, stalking, danger, supernatural, family in danger, hotel, legends and myths, supernatural ability, filmmaking, master and servant, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.8
 477
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, bleak, serious, scary, cult film
Plot: journalism, deadly, danger, life is a bitch, supernatural, deadly creature, gory, zombie, rave, cannibalism, undead, eaten alive ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Mummy Resurrected (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A team of archaeologists discover an ancient mummy, unleashing a deadly curse from its eternal tomb.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: mummy, supernatural, survival, curses spells and rituals, escapades, danger, imaginary, rivalry, deadly, deadly creature, good versus evil, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: egypt, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 2.7
 494
The Damned (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A clan of vampires has just moved into the neighborhood, and college student Tom accidentally discovers his new neighbors' secret. When the vampires find out that Tom knows, he must do whatever he can to survive. His two roommates, a horror fan ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: vampire, police investigation, slasher, supernatural, deadly, danger, zombie, crimes, investigation, protagonist as suspect, heroes, amateur detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.3
 442
Death Factory (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A woman working at a biological research facility becomes ill when she contracts a deadly, new virus. Sometime after, she becomes a half-monster beast and kills her old co-workers. Some time later, a group of teens go into the old research facility ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious, scary ...
Plot: deadly, danger, supernatural, zombie, strong violent content, mutant, gory, experiment gone awry, sexual content, survival, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Lifeblood (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Fueled by vengeance and nightmares, Carl Spencer seeks out his wife's killer. Across town, two sisters are dying of a rare blood disease. In a darkened warehouse, an ancient vampire has spawned a clan of servants that unite the destiny of all.
Style: serious, scary, bleak, suspense
Plot: vengeance, vampire, rivalry, supernatural, destiny, reincarnation, deadly creature, escapades, deadly, danger, death in the family, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.7
 680
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 ⇓
63%
Visions of Suffering (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Demons cross the divide between the world of dreams and waking reality to capture a victim and drag him back to their nightmarish realm.
Style: suspenseful, scary, surreal, serious
Plot: vampire, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, supernatural, supernatural ability, danger, alien encounter, gory, deadly, stalking, surrealism, hallucination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 ⇓
62%
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, futuristic, serious, scary, exciting
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, survival, plague, danger, life is a bitch, rivalry, chaos, addiction, obsession, future dystopia, undead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 2K
The Rage (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A crazed scientist experimenting with a rage virus on innocent victims in a laboratory in the woods. When his monstrous subjects escape and vultures devour their remains, they became mutations seeking to feed on humans.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: bio weapon, mad scientist, zombie, laboratory, monster, experiment, supernatural, disorder, experiment gone awry, vengeance, deadly creature, mutant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.9
 6K
Fear Clinic (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A doctor works to cure patients suffering from crippling phobias by placing them inside his invention which induces and controls hallucinations.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, atmospheric, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: clinic, phobia, doctor, fear, obsession, doctors and patients, survival, supernatural, mental illness, isolation, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.5
 529
Born (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Mary Elizabeth goes to bed alone one night, still a twenty one year old virgin, and wakes up the next morning pregnant. Possessed by the demon fetus growing within her womb, Mary Elizabeth obeys her homicidal cravings to kill, for the sake of her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak, serious ...
Plot: religions or cults, danger, supernatural, pregnancy, gory, supernatural ability, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, slasher, deadly, mentally unstable, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Daughters of Satan (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man buys a painting depicting witches being burned at the stake, one of whom bears an uncanny resemblance to his wife.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, talky ...
Plot: reincarnation, witch, cult, supernatural, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, ghost, danger, supernatural ability, burned alive, occult, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.8
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Cataclysm (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Police detective, Mitchell, investigating the death of a victim of a Nazi concentration camp discovers a nightclubbing playboy who has strange powers over women and is seemingly ageless.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, demonic
Plot: supernatural, battles, gory, riddles and clues, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults, police detective, good versus evil, rivalry, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Dunwich Horror (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A university student is pursued by a man with a demonic secret.
Style: scary, mind bending, serious, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Plot: woman in danger, apocalypse, monster, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, escapades, danger, supernatural ability, deadly, rivalry, good versus evil, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Plaga zombie: Zona mutante (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: Argentina
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A small town is the subject of some experiment with aliens where they were allowed to test some earth folks with some kind of disease, but of course it spread with disastrous results. And now, three oddballs have been dumped into the middle of this ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, scary
Plot: zombie, plague, alien encounter, chaos, survival, gory, doctors and patients, deadly creature, danger, mutant, small town, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%