Movies like Black Friday 2017

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Black Friday (2017)
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Black Friday (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: From director Crescentia Volz and producer Jayme Schmitt comes a horror film of which the likes haven't been seen for 60 years. During the weekend of Thanksgiving, aliens put their plans to take over the Earth in motion. Two friends, Mike and Jesse (Megan Frankovich and Ben Johnson), appear to be the only thing to stand it the way, if it wasn't for the fact they are somewhat clueless to the invasion. But with a little help from an over the top grump (Jayme Schmitt) they may just have what it takes to get a clue and fight back. In the true style of the 1950s genre of Science Fiction and Horror, you never saw this one coming!
Style: buddy comedy
Plot: death, thanksgiving, apocalypse, survival, alien, running, shooting, explosion, mind control, blood, battle, blonde, vomiting, fistfight, alien invasion, super computer, military, torture, police, electrocution, laser gun, body count, poison gas, thanksgiving dinner
Place: turkey

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Most similar movies to Black Friday

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, humorous and suspense films with plots about alien, death, danger, deadly, blood, murder and gore mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Comedy genres. Some movies like Black Friday: The Brain Leeches (1978), Alien Space Avenger (1989), Freaks of Nature (2015), Not of This Earth (1988), Slither (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Brain Leeches (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Invading aliens are taking over the brains of folks in a small town. The head leech is a wad of black tinfoil with a couple of white thumbtacks for eyes. Others are spidery-like rubber things pulled along by strings.
Plot: alien, alien invasion, doctor, wrestler, mind control, nightclub, zombie
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Alien Space Avenger (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In 1939 a spaceship carrying four alien escaped prisoners crash-lands on Earth and the aliens take over the bodies of four locals. Fifty years later the aliens find out that an artist has written a comic book called "Space Avenger," which ...
Plot: outlaw, alien invasion, hat, dying during sex, bare breasts, pearl necklace, blood, camp, alien, sex in bed, female nudity
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Freaks of Nature (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the town of Dillford, humans, vampires and zombies were all living in peace - until the alien apocalypse arrived. Now three teenagers-one human, one vampire, and one zombie-have to team up to figure out how to get rid of the visitors.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, funny, scary ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: vampire, zombie, small town, teenager, alien, unlikely partners, supernatural, evil alien, save the day, parody, apocalypse, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 18th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Not of This Earth (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A science fiction vampire movie. The Vampire is an emissary from an embattled world near destruction who teleports to Earth to see if they can live here. He finds that our blood is nourishing and that at least one source of it is a steady stream of ...
Style: offbeat, serious, suspenseful, scary, remake of cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, prostitute, alien, nurse, danger, androids and robots, benign alien, sex, deadly creature, save the world, supernatural romance, alien encounter ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 69K
Slither (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A small town is taken over by an alien plague, turning residents into zombies and all forms of mutant monsters.
Style: dark humor, disturbing, entertaining, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, parasite, apocalypse, monster, alien invasion, transformation, alien, save the day, violence, husband wife relationship, zombie, mutant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005, 80s
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Invasion for Flesh and Blood (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Something strange is afoot in the suburbs of New Jersey! Carnivorous entities from out of this world have invaded the Garden State, seeking out the tastiest dish in the entire universe: human flesh! Now only a gang of burnt-out metalheads and one ...
Plot: alien, murder, voyeur, nude woman murdered, gore, peeping tom, female nudity, murder of a nude woman, castration, cocaine, alien invasion, rape
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 2.5
 755
The Alien Dead (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A meteor strikes a houseboat in the swamps near a southern town populated by Yankees with fake accents. The people on the houseboat become zombies who feed on the alligators in the swamp. Once they run out of alligators, they start going for the ...
Plot: alligator, death, lake, monster, swamp, stupidity, mutant, human flesh, ghoul, blood, hillbilly, comedian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.0
 28K
Critters (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A massive ball of furry creatures from another world eat their way through a small mid-western town followed by intergalactic bounty hunters opposed only by militant townspeople.
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: bounty hunter, outer space, alien, small town, alien creature, exploding house, sheriff, explosion, spacecraft, toilet, barn, cat ...
Time: 80s
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Zontar: The Thing from Venus (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A misguided scientist enables an alien from Venus named Zontar to come to earth in order to help solve man's problems...
Style: serious, offbeat, scary
Plot: mind control, radio, alien, alien invasion, cave, satellite, evil alien, save the world, alien encounter, space and aliens, danger, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Night of the Creeps (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1959, an alien experiment crashes to earth and infects a fraternity member. They freeze the body, but in the modern day, two geeks pledging a fraternity accidentally thaw the corpse, which proceeds to infect the campus with parasites that ...
Style: scary, not serious, humorous, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: slasher killer, alien, zombie, monster, serial killer, violence, college, fraternity, corpse, teenager, undead, experiment ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 50s, year 1986, year 1959 ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.2
 258K
The Mist (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: After a violent storm, a dense cloud of mist envelops a small Maine town, trapping artist David Drayton and his five-year-old son in a local grocery store with other people. They soon discover that the mist conceals deadly horrors that threaten ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, psychological, bad ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, apocalypse, monster, fear, deadly creature, trapped, tentacle, fog, fight, supermarket, insanity, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
There's Nothing Out There (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Seven teens head up to a cabin on the lake for spring break. Mike has studied all horror films on video, and recognizes the signs of foreshadowing of doom. The others dismiss his concerns as the workings of a person that watches too many videos, but ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, scary, suspenseful
Plot: vacation, alien, skinny dipping, video store, swimming, friendship, strong sexual content, slasher, deadly, summer, sex, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
War of the Worlds (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In this modern retelling of H.G. Wells' classic sci-fi horror, civilization is laid to ruin when a super race of aliens invades Earth. In a blink of an eye, massive "walkers" cover the planet, annihilating all in their path. As cities ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, intense, awful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, astronomer, alien, alien invasion, priest, apocalypse, survival, benign alien, gory, deadly creature, save the world, alien encounter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
ThanksKilling 3 (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Fowl-mouthed villain Turkie carves through the likes of a rapping grandma, a mindless puppet, a wig-wearing inventor, a bisexual space worm, and their equally ridiculous friends on his quest to recover the last copy of "ThanksKilling 2". ...
Style: humorous, not serious, scary, rough, exciting
Plot: slasher, thanksgiving, gory, dangerous animal, puppets, deadly creature, puppet, turkey the bird, outer space, curse, serial killer, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Chopping Mall (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of teenagers that work at the mall all get together for a late night party in one of the stores. When the mall goes on lock down before they can get out, the robot security system activates after a malfunction and goes on a killing spree. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: robot, sex, shopping mall, party, remote control, laser, survival, gory, murder, slasher, a.i., androids and robots ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Xtro 3: Watch the Skies (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marines on a deserted island are ordered to disfuse bombs, but then an alien creature terrorizes them.
Plot: alien, revenge, betrayal, u.s. marine corps, remote island, death, c4 explosives, explosion, helicopter, machete, autopsy, rabbit
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Night of the Comet (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two girls from the Valley wake up to find that a passing comet has eradicated their world and left behind a mysterious red-dust and a pack of cannibal mutants. With the help of a friendly truck driver, the girls save the earth from a villainous ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, suspenseful, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, end of the world, survival, apocalypse, comet, chase, elevator, chases and races, danger, deadly, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 2.7
 489
Zombie Night (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Pakistan and India exchange nukes. Other countries join the fray, and the nuclear fallout causes a plague of the living dead. David attempts to lead a band of survivors from safe house to safe house, hoping to outlast the zombies, while also trying ...
Style: dark humor
Plot: violence, survival, end of the world, blood splatter, plague, living dead, blood, corpse, controversy, zombie, gore, zombie violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Return of the Living Dead (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a bumbling pair of employees at a medical supply warehouse accidentally release a deadly gas into the air, the vapors cause the dead to re-animate as they go on a rampage seeking their favorite food: brains!
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, punk, paramedic, undead, crematorium, attic, cemetery, warehouse, walking dead, gory, cannibalism, mortician ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: kentucky, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.7
 115K
The Watch (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Four everyday suburban guys come together as an excuse to escape their humdrum lives one night a week. But when they accidentally discover that their town has become overrun with aliens posing as ordinary suburbanites, they have no choice but to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surprise ending, funny, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien invasion, alien, castration, death, friendship, space and aliens, buddies, teenage daughter, marriage, evil alien, suburbs, save the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, 2010s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.8
 76
Bio-Dead (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After a devastating biological disaster kills twelve million people, a hazmat team searches the contaminated wasteland for survivors. But what they find is a vicious predator hungry for human flesh.
Style: serious, realistic, scary
Plot: zombie, blood, ghoul, torture chamber, torture, gore, ghost, apocalypse, bio weapon, gory, danger, deadly ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Galaxy Invader (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: An alien is hunted by a gang of drunken hillbillies who saw him crash-land his spaceship.
Style: light, dark
Plot: alien, hillbilly, bar, hunting, extraterrestrial, evil, basement, violence, danger, living room, telephone, drinking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, explosion, survival horror, deadly creature, college, gory, mad scientist, university, slasher, race against time, survival, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 7.6
 452K
Zombieland (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Columbus has made a habit of running from what scares him. Tallahassee doesn't have fears. If he did, he'd kick their ever-living ass. In a world overrun by zombies, these two are perfectly evolved survivors. But now, they're about to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, dark humor, funny, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, plague, survival, danger, apocalypse, road trip, chaos and mayhem, parody, killings, amusement park, young heroes, zombie apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa, cross country, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Return of the Living Dead II (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of kids discover one of the drums containing a rotting corpse and release the 2-4-5 Trioxin gas into the air, causing the dead to once again rise from the grave and seek out brains.
Style: scary, humorous, semi serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, undead, gory, deadly creature, suburbs, slasher, parody, survival, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Alien Factor (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A spaceship containing specimens for an intergalactic zoo crashes on Earth near a small back woods town. The specimens escape, and soon town folk are turning up mutilated. Very low budget feature was the first for Baltimore filmmaker Don Dohler.
Plot: alien, outer space, passionate kiss, spacecraft, alien invasion, alcoholic drink, stranded, police, terror, monster, car
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Attack of the Eye Creatures (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Alien "eye" creatures invade a small town in this uncredited remake of "Invasion of the Saucer Men".
Style: offbeat, semi serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: folk, teenager, alien, military, disembodied hand, flying saucer, air force, alien encounter, space and aliens, danger, evil alien, destiny ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 2.0
 642
Feeders (1996)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Two friends on a road trip pass through a town where aliens are landing and feeding upon the some of the civilians.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: escape, mistaken identity, death wish, forest, blood spatter, space travel, wilderness, stabbing, isolation, small community, hiking, alien contact ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.6
 207
Interplanetary (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nine men and women, employees of Interplanetary Corporation, live and work on Mars. Their days aren't particularly interesting, much less exciting, until they are assaulted by a murderous band of strangers and a seemingly unstoppable alien ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: mars, gory, danger, dangerous animal, deadly, escapades, misfit, chaos, space and aliens, alarm, spacesuit, land rover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The first remake of the paranoid infiltration classic moves the setting for the invasion, from a small town to the city of San Francisco and starts as Matthew Bennell notices that several of his friends are complaining that their close relatives are ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: apocalypse, alien, alien invasion, biologist, investigation, psychoanalysis, epidemic, alien encounter, danger, deadly, chaos, space and aliens ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1950s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, seaport
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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