Movies like Rise of the Dead

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Rise of the Dead (2007)
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Rise of the Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: In the sleepy small town of Dudley, Ohio, a terrifying future awaits. Laura is almost raped by a normal lawyer who appears to have gone crazy. When her boyfriend, Jack Walther saves her by running him over with her car, the cops don't buy the story. Things get complicated when Laura's roommate is murdered and the local police start asking questions that they can't answer
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, captivating, scary, rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, isolation, supernatural, crimes, rivalry, small town, possession, survival, murder, violence, ghost, pregnancy, captivity, mystery, family relations, parents and children, vengeance, babies and infants, small town life, deadly creature, spirit, suicide, baby, nudity (full frontal - brief), foster parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio

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Most similar movies to Rise of the Dead

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and tense films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, ghost, murder, crimes and survival mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Rise of the Dead: Ghost Lake (2004), Furnace (2007), Plasterhead (2006), The Appearing (2014), Mortuary (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ghost Lake (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rebecca Haster blames herself for the death of her parents and decides to spend sometime alone in the lakeside cottage of her parents in Rushford Lake. She meets Stan James on the road and gives a lift to the stranger. Later they become friends, ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: zombie, isolation, small town, mystery, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, empire, ghost, mentally unstable, dealing with death, small town life, resort ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Furnace (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A ghost story taking place at a maximum security prison. A detective (Michael Paré ) is called to investigate a string of unexplained deaths as the prisoners fear for their lives.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, murder, prison, supernatural, confined, crimes, rivalry, investigation, police detective, mystery, violence, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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84%
 3.5
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Plasterhead (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Every town has a local legend. Not all of them are deadly. Headed to Miami to celebrate winter break, a group of four college students from New Jersey take a detour into the bowels of rural West Virginia. There, the unwitting friends uncover a ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, supernatural, survival, crimes, psychopath, murder, violence, diner, small town, farm, rivalry, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Appearing (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman once possessed by a mysterious entity uncovers a shocking secret about her past and must face the demon that is lurking inside of her.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: curse, curses spells and rituals, human host, supernatural, small town, showdown, evil, murder, ghost, possession, religions or cults, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Mortuary (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A family moves to a small town in California where they plan on starting a new life while running a long-abandoned funeral home. The locals fear the place, which is suspected to be on haunted ground
Style: suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, bleak, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, afterlife, family in danger, funeral home, mortician, murder, small town, mysterious character, supernatural, crimes, mystery, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, texas
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100%
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Sanatorium (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a bitterly cold December night, a paranormal investigations team has set their sights on the bloody Hillcrest Sanatorium to answer the age old question: Is there life after death? With rumours of hauntings and local children gone missing, they ...
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: afterlife, found footage, ghost, mentally unstable, mental institution, crimes, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, violence, murder, sanitarium, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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77%
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 3K
Salvage (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Claire Parker is going to die. At the hands of a sadistic and depraved killer, she will endure a terrifying, unimaginable brutal death--and it will all happen again. After being beaten, dragged, sliced, and stabbed, Claire awakens at work--where it ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, mind bending, twists and turns ...
Plot: time loop, psychopath, serial killer, death, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, murder, woman in danger, vengeance, destiny, time travel, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
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100%
Deep in the Darkness (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Michael Cayle thought leaving the chaotic lifestyle of New York City behind for the quiet, small town of Ashborough would bring his family closer together. Soon after arriving, however, he discovers the town's deepest secret: a terrifying ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: small town, deadly creature, family relations, survival, creature, showdown, forest, rivalry, violence, resistance, ghost, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Barricade (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A father's quiet retreat to the woods with his two children turns into a fight for survival.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: winter, supernatural, survival, ghost, isolation, family in danger, parents and children, mystery, forces of nature, forest, redneck, snow ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
A Haunting in Salem (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When the new sheriff of Salem, Massachusetts discovers that he is the victim of a centuries-old curse, he must protect his family from the vengeful ghosts that torment his home.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, small town, witchcraft, murder, witch, moving, sheriff, supernatural, family in danger, drowning, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts
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72%
Haunting of Cellblock 11 (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of ghost hunters must up their game to compete in the competitive world of paranormal TV shows, leading them to a truly haunted prison with a grisly past that proves to be more than they bargained for.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense ...
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, prison, rivalry, captivity, frame up, found footage, contests and competitions, amateur detective, golden years, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Lynch Mob (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The rural town of Leesburg Georgia holds a dark secret. A century old curse has condemned the citizens to a diet of human flesh. Unable to leave the city limits the town folks must lure unsuspecting travelers to their quaint town where they soon ...
Style: serious, tense, suspense, psychological, psychedelic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mafia, survival, rivalry, isolation, confined, small town, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, curse, cannibalism, bad girl, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Somebody Help Me (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The screenplay centers on characters Brendan Young and Darryl Jennings who take a trip to the Lake Arrowhead with a group of college friends to celebrate Young's girlfriend's birthday. One-by-one the coeds begin disappearing until a ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: supernatural, mystery, survival, confined, captivity, isolation, serial killer, forest, deadly creature, best friends, youth, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Knock Knock 2 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: On the night before Halloween, four friends decided to go on a self made tour of famous Hollywood murders and celebrity haunted houses. The tour led them to a house known as 1666. They have been missing ever since.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, haunted house, survival, supernatural, hollywood, confined, ghost, isolation, halloween, friends, legends and myths, missing person ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Shapeshifter (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A maximum-security prison goes into serious lockdown mode when a shape-shifting demon with an insatiable taste for human flesh unleashes its fury on the inmates and guards. Jennifer Lee Wiggins, Ocean, Vaz Andreas, Thomas Downey, Chris Facey, Marat ...
Style: bleak, suspense, suspenseful, tense, psychological ...
Plot: prison, survival, confined, vengeance, rivalry, crimes, supernatural, isolation, curses spells and rituals, werewolf, demon, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
House Hunting (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two families go to an open house and can't leave
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: haunted house, captivity, survival, family in danger, confined, supernatural, rivalry, time loop, girl, strong violent content, uninhibited rivalry, real estate agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
River of Darkness (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When brutal murdering starts in a small riverside town, the sheriff must investigate and face the horrific past.
Style: rough, bleak, scary, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, crimes, social misfits, rivalry, small town, chaos and mayhem, sheriff, murder investigation, city, police investigation, crime investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The 13th Unit (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Seven strangers find themselves trapped in an underground storage facility, struggling to survive while being hunted by a supernatural beast that resides inside the mysterious 13th unit.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: monster, murder, survival, curses spells and rituals, dangerous animal, supernatural, storage unit, deathtrap, group of strangers, rivalry, violence, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Village of Shadows (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When Lucas Frantz invites his friends to visit his hometown Village de Ruiflec, they head in two cars to spend the weekend. The driver Hugo Kerimba, Marion Valeyre, Stan and his girlfriend Katia Brezinsky follows the car of Lucas, David Fontana, his ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: village, mystery, estrangement, supernatural, buddies, crimes, missing person, trapped, survival, murder, ghost, village life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
A Near Death Experience (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ellie suffers a strong shock to discover that, after suffering a near-death experience, can hear voices from beyond. He soon realizes that it is a gift with which you can help others.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, ghost, psychic power, crimes, talking to the dead, serial killer, new neighbor, death, lifetime, mystery, fugitives, runaway ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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XII (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A man found guilty of a crime against a minor is released from prison and returns to get revenge on the jury who sent him there.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, psychopath, crimes, strong violent content, serial killer, masked killer, murder, violence, chase, escaped prisoner, comeback, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Haunting of Whaley House (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a tour guide breaks into America's Most Haunted House, a bit of amateur ghost hunting with friends turns into more horror than they could have ever imagined.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, murder, possession, tour guide, survival, supernatural, legends and myths, seance, woman with a gun, house, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Find Me (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Before boxes are unpacked in their new home, newlyweds Tim and Emily, find themselves playing a very creepy game of hide and seek with a vengeful spirit.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural, rivalry, haunted by the past, vengeance, haunted house, mystery, riddles and clues, woman in danger, game, chase, farm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Pact II (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The sequel is set just weeks after Annie Barlow's deadly confrontation with the Judas Killer. In this elevated sequel, we meet June, a woman whose carefully constructed life is beginning to unravel due to lucid nightmares so awful they disturb ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, tense
Plot: ghost, serial killer, supernatural, haunted house, haunted by the past, woman in danger, crimes, violence, woman, deadly, danger, jump scare
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.9
 925
Camp Dread (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The “Summer Camp” horror trilogy was one of the most popular franchises of the 1980s. However, the decade ended and so did director Julian Barrett’s career. Now Barrett plans to resurrect his gory series via a modern reboot patterned after ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: camp, contests and competitions, mystery, murder, violence, fictional reality show, filmmaker, survival, summer camp, serial killer, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Big Bad (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: As a broken woman obsessed with revenge desperately searches for the monster who destroyed her family, she unexpectedly finds herself in a surreal and frightening world.
Style: suspenseful, surreal, scary, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: revenge, werewolf, witch, mystery, obsession, rivalry, crimes, supernatural, riddles and clues, vengeance, zombie, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.2
 562
Visible Scars (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Seventeen years ago, Mike kills a new mother of twin girls and took the babies to a house in the woods, claiming them as his own to appease his wife's desire for kids. 10 years later Stacy flees to her uncle's old secluded cabin in those ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, confined, crimes, isolation, law enforcement, woman in danger, ghost, mountain, graphic violence, supernatural, haunted house, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Levenger Tapes (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Detectives in a remote town pore through every frame of a troubling tape to find the whereabouts of three missing college students. The chilling footage becomes more and more disturbing when the students come upon the bloody dress of an 8-year-old ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: found footage, missing person, police investigation, supernatural, wilderness, survival, death, violence, travel, law enforcement, missing child, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 2.5
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Spiker (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A nightmare come to life, the Spiker is a massive pink-eyed albino and a maniac killing machine whose physical endurance borders on the fantastic. He escapes from an asylum and returns to the small town he terrorized years before, where he slashed ...
Style: slasher, tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, albino, psychopath, stalking, crimes, small town, ghost, evil man, violence, cheerleader, seance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.5
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Abducted (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jessica and Dave along with three other young couples are kidnapped in Griffith Park by unseen Abductors and must fight to escape certain death only to discover the world will never be the same.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious, suspense ...
Plot: captivity, crimes, confined, abduction, survival, murder, violence, kidnapped, kidnapping, female nudity, police, forced prostitution ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%