Movies like Pulse 3

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Pulse 3 (2008)
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Pulse 3 (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Seven years after the last attack by the "soulless ghosts" who haunted the human race twice before, the world is left void of all deadly electronics that almost destroyed it... or so we thought. Living a primitive existence on the outskirts of the city, human survivors are surviving without any trace of technology. That is until 16 year old Justine enters the city and, letting her curiosity get the best of her, opens a working laptop and unknowingly unleashes the most terrifying attack the survivors have ever faced. In a world already torn and without hope, can humanity make it through the toughest struggle of all time?
Style: scary, bleak, serious, suspenseful
Plot: computers and web, suicide, nuclear explosion, full moon, ghost, supernatural, afterlife, danger, chaos, future dystopia, video game, post apocalypse, nightmare, skeleton, running for your life, scissors, supernatural ability, experiment gone awry, dog, laptop, windmill, shrine, phonograph, stabbed to death, blood splatter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: houston texas

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Most similar movies to Pulse 3

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and bleak films with plots about supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, ghost, chaos and escapades mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Pulse 3: Pulse 2: Afterlife (2008), Hellraiser: Hellworld (2005), Puppet Master: The Legacy (2003), Ghost from the Machine (2010), Psychic Experiment (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Pulse 2: Afterlife (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The world has been reshaped by the invasion of ghosts via the wireless internet. Cities are deserted, technology has been destroyed and the few remaining human beings eschew anything electrical in order to avoid a confrontation with the soulless ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, scary, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ghost, supernatural, apocalypse, future dystopia, survival, chaos and mayhem, chaos, extinction, missing child, supernatural ability, escapades, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Hellraiser: Hellworld (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Pinhead returns to terrorize computer hackers who have opened a virtual Lament Configuration on the website Hellworld.com.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, curses spells and rituals, danger, losing-it hero, deadly, mind game, supernatural, vengeance, chaos, strong violent content, supernatural ability, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Puppet Master: The Legacy (2003)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Peter Hertz tells a woman the past stories about the puppets, but she secretly wants to kill them.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: supernatural, experiment gone awry, ghost, serial killer, danger, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, mad scientist, imaginary, gory, evil doll, destiny ...
Time: 1940s, 90s, 2000s, 1990s, 1920s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Ghost from the Machine (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Wildly grief-stricken over the accidental death of his parents, young techno-geek Cody (Sasha Andreev) cobbles together an electrical device that he hopes will bring the spirits of mom and dad back from beyond the grave. But the machine's power ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: afterlife, obsession, inventions and discoveries, danger, technology gone awry, family relations, ghost, disorder, supernatural, death, car accident, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Psychic Experiment (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A idyllic, small, self-sufficient community. On the surface, it seems like the perfect neighborhood. Everything you could possibly need is within walking distance. But...the pastoral exterior conceals a dark past and an even darker secret. As a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, small town, chaos, deadly, supernatural, small community, dark secret, survival, under the surface, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 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, survival, chaos, supernatural, gory, danger, deadly, blood, survival horror, gore, mentally challenged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.0
 561
Hell's Highway (2002)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Four college friends take a fateful road trip. The road, Hell's Highway--a direct route to terror. They pick up Lucinda: A hot young hitchiker, full of sexual deviance and lust for the bloody kill. After being terrorized and nearly killed, the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, semi serious, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, on the road, ghost, supernatural, psychopath, danger, deadly, afterlife, gory, highway, zombie, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Apartment 1303 3D (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A woman uncovers sinister secrets while investigating the apparent suicide of her sister.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, scary, serious, tense
Plot: ghost, investigation, supernatural, haunted house, uncover truth, woman in danger, danger, deadly, family relations, mother daughter relationship, nightmare, apartment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Bone Eater (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ancient Native American legend of the Bone Eater rises up and begins terrorizing the local townspeople
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious
Plot: investigation, supernatural, chaos, resort, americana, danger, deadly, good versus evil, desert, security, death, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.7
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Dead Shadows (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Dead Shadows tells the terrifying story about a young man, Chris, whose parents were brutally killed 11 years ago, on the same day that the comet of Haley could be seen from earth. Tonight, a new comet is going to appear and everyone in Chris’s ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense
Plot: survival, chaos, deadly, danger, supernatural, mutant, comet, imaginary, chaos and mayhem, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: suspenseful, scary, bleak, serious
Plot: plague, zombie, deadly creature, survival, danger, supernatural, chaos, deadly, rescue, gory, apocalypse, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Silent Night, Zombie Night (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A week before Christmas a viral outbreak turns the citizens of Los Angeles into the walking dead. On the brink of severing ties with both his wife and longtime partner, L.A.P.D. officer Frank Talbot finds himself trapped with them. As death closes ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, christmas horror, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, love triangle, chaos, danger, escapades, virus, christmas, murder, violence, police station, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Sightings: Heartland Ghost (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The crew of a reality-TV show about the paranormal visits a small Kansas town to investigate a house that may be haunted.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary, mind bending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, afterlife, investigation, mystery, deadly, supernatural ability, supernatural, danger, curses spells and rituals, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Deadlands 2: Trapped (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The United States Government has developed a highly effective nerve gas that is unleashed upon the residents of a small Maryland City. During the top secret exercise the infected citizens begin to convert each resident into a sort of living zombie, ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie, danger, deadly, bio weapon, chaos, supernatural, escapades, chases and races, government, u.s. military, gory, ford mustang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, slasher
Plot: ghost, uncover truth, supernatural, stalking, danger, filmmaking, hotel, deadly, supernatural ability, master and servant, legends and myths, family in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Prometheus Project (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Young Scientists Elizabeth Burns explores the impact on the human body stem cells. A specific feature of these cells to interact with dead flesh has been subjected to blackmail heroine is forced to continue chilling experiments. Once she recovers ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense, scary
Plot: experiment gone awry, danger, deadly creature, deadly, mad scientist, laboratory, gory, captivity, supernatural, frankenstein's monster, zombie, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Ghostmaker (2012)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of college friends discover a 15th century coffin that allows them to experience the world as ghosts. While their first adventures in the spirit world are playful and innocent, the "Box of Shadows" soon brings out the group's ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, afterlife, death, curses spells and rituals, deathtrap, buddies, deadly, supernatural, coffin, college, survival, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 932
Last Rites (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the verge of a major arms deal, the two toughest gangs in L.A. will find themselves trapped in an abandoned warehouse by a ravenous mob of bloodthirsty zombies. They will have to work together with the cops to avoid being torn limb-from-limb and ...
Style: futuristic, rough, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, zombie, police station, experiment gone awry, supernatural, rivalry, law enforcement, danger, gang, escapades, chaos, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.0
 795
Ghost Train (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On her way to school, high school girl Nana sees a train accident. Then Nana and her friend Kanae start to come across various bizarre phenomena, including red fingerprints and a female spirit who 'lives' on the station platform. One day, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak, mind bending
Plot: ghost, train, supernatural, missing person, friendship, danger, gory, past, violence, supernatural ability, little sister, train conductor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Curse of El Charro (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: n California, Maria has awful nightmares with and visions of her sister that committed suicide one year ago. Her roommate Chris invites Maria to travel with her and her friends Tanya and Rose on vacation to her uncle's house in Saguaro, ...
Style: bleak, serious, scary, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: ghost, nightmare, afterlife, haunted by the past, supernatural, clergy, supernatural ability, danger, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, college, reincarnation ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, apocalypse, survival, experiment gone awry, danger, gory, on the run, rescue, deadly creature, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Asphyx (1972)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hugo is a brilliant turn-of-the-century scientist, loved and respected by his family and friends, admired by his colleagues. But he is a man quickly becoming obsessed with a curious and frightening question... what is the mysterious apparition found ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: obsession, mad scientist, ghost, haunted by the past, experiment gone awry, afterlife, danger, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, supernatural romance, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Grave Halloween (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After inadvertently unleashing an ancient curse, a documentary crew of American exchange students is haunted by angry spirits in Japan's infamous Suicide Forest.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: ghost, forest, suicide, uncover truth, evil spirit, haunted by the past, vengeance, supernatural, danger, isolation, gory, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, rough ...
Plot: zombie, zombie outbreak, deadly, danger, supernatural, experiment gone awry, chaos, disorder, survival, escapades, environmentalism, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.5
 4K
D@bbe (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A very large number of people start to commit suicide using brutal and horrible techniques and without any reasons. Starting from the United States, this suicide wave spreads all over the world. In Turkey, in a small town called Selcuk, a young man ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: apocalypse, best friends, deadly, danger, supernatural, religions or cults, chaos, small town, epidemic, suicide, supernatural power, paranoia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 2.7
 452
Descendents (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Chile, Spain, Venezuela
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In an undefined future, the earth has been destroyed by man, and the air polluted with a mysterious virus that turns humans into zombies. Only a few children are immune to the disease and have adapted to these extreme conditions and survived. ...
Style: bleak, scary, serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, deadly, destiny, survival, future dystopia, life is a bitch, bounty hunter, heroes, danger, chaos, post apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Dead Want Women (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Beginning at a stylish mansion in the roaring 1920's, a socialite, flappers, and the men who love them come to their ultimate demise. These ghosts continue to haunt the mansion throughout the decade. Now they've come back to haunt and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, woman in danger, deadly, danger, violence spree, murder, mansion, hallucination, best friends, friends ...
Time: 1920s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Frankenstein Theory (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: From the makers of The Last Exorcism comes a boldly original vision of horror. What if the most chilling novel of all time was actually based on a true account of a horrific experiment gone awry? When he is suspended from his university job for his ...
Style: serious, scary, tense, suspenseful
Plot: found footage, wilderness, deadly creature, obsessive quest, danger, escapades, supernatural, mutant, deadly, experiment gone awry, professor, frankenstein's monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.0
 586
GhostWatcher (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Laura Kove is an agoraphobic young woman whose world turns upside down when she discovers that the apartment she's locked herself into is haunted. Turning to the internet for help, she enlists the aid of Elizabeth Dean, a scam artist who passes ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending
Plot: mystery, woman in danger, supernatural, uncover truth, danger, ghost, impossible love, deadly, isolation, mind game, crimes, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.2
 525
Hybrid (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of space renegades hook up with a drifter named McQueen. Together they hole up in an abandoned research facility for the night and are relentlessly pursued by a human/monster hybrid.
Style: rough, serious, scary, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, survival, deadly, danger, confined, isolation, raped by monster, laboratory, desert, stalking, deadly creature, experiment ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%