Movies like The Child 1977

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The Child (1977)
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The Child (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A newly-hired housekeeper in a remote area is alarmed to discover that her boss's eleven-year-old daughter is using her supernatural powers to take revenge on the people she holds responsible for her mother's death, with the aid of her flesh-eating zombie 'friends'...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, farm, survival, vengeance, ghost, supernatural, heroes, family relations, religions or cults, supernatural ability, mental illness, anti hero, on the run, legends and myths, mentally unstable, slasher, danger, nanny, animal life, curses spells and rituals, ancient mystery, escapades, countryside, gory, deadly ...
Time: 30s, 1930s

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Most similar movies to The Child

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about supernatural, deadly, danger, gory, zombie, escapades and curses spells and rituals mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like The Child: FleshEater (1988), Haunts (1976), Savage Harvest (1994), Forever Evil (1987), Days of Darkness (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, awful ...
Plot: zombie, survival, on the run, deadly creature, deadly, rescue, danger, in the woods, gory, murder, eaten alive, sadism ...
Time: 80s
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95%
 4.9
 551
Haunts (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman haunted by psychosexual nightmares begins to believe her father is responsible for a series of scissor-murders.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary ...
Plot: slasher, murder, serial killer, zombie, mental illness, village, small town, repression, farm, supernatural, danger, ghost ...
Time: 70s
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90%
 4.5
 367
Savage Harvest (1994)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The agony and death of the Trail of Tears. A Cherokee elder, desperate to aid his people. Demons bursting into our world to destroy the entire tribe. And a great flood that washes the evil up into our modern world. The demons await the smell of the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: forces of nature, legends and myths, small town, ghost, escapades, vampire, good versus evil, vengeance, small town life, curses spells and rituals, wilderness, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 90s
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80%
 4.5
 287
Forever Evil (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The sole survivor of a backwoods massacre investigates the incident with the help of a photographer and a police officer. Soon, it becomes clear that they're up against nothing less than an ancient god!
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: zombie, supernatural, serial killer, ghost, college, murder, supernatural ability, deadly, mystery, danger, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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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 ⇓
79%
 3.3
 1K
Jack-O (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A long long time ago a wizard was put to death, but he swore vengeance on the townsfolk that did him in, particularly Arthur Kelly's family. Arthur had done the final graces on him when he came back to life as Mr. Jack the Pumpkin Man. The ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: slasher, supernatural ability, ghost, rivalry, zombie, small town, reincarnation, gore, halloween, afterlife, suburbs, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 2.7
 325
Doctor Dracula (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An evil hypnotist puts a beautiful woman under his spell.
Style: rough, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, supernatural, escapades, deadly, ghost, obsessive quest, good versus evil, clergy, heroes, mysterious character, supernatural ability, mentally unstable ...
Time: 70s
⇓ 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 ⇓
64%
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 2.8
 454
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: suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: zombie, vampire, on the run, danger, haunted house, legends and myths, supernatural, deadly, youth, race against time, halloween, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Blood Descendants (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A hundred years after being brutally murdered by the justice-seeking citizens of a small town, a supernatural killer fulfills his promise to return from the grave and seek vengeance against the descendents of the people who slaughtered him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak
Plot: slasher, psychopath, curses spells and rituals, murder, vengeance, ghost, supernatural, deadly, danger, crimes, serial killer, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 2.2
 477
Dead Clowns (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The residents of Port Emmett prepare for a hurricane that will churn up a 50-year-old secret, awakening an army of zombie clowns. Left to die after a circus train accident, the clowns rise from their muddy graves to get revenge. The guilty can run, ...
Style: serious, scary, suspense, suspenseful, offbeat
Plot: zombie, vengeance, supernatural, gory, deadly, crimes, small town, circus, evil clown, killer clown, danger, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Haunted Forest (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Indian descendent Sean comes to a forest with his friends Josh and Flipp trying to find the track to a mysterious cursed tree and a secret burial ground.
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, tense, offbeat
Plot: ghost, vengeance, missing person, curses spells and rituals, gory, supernatural, escapades, danger, haunted by the past, legends and myths, slasher, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Night of the Living Dead 3D (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Both an homage to and a re-imagining of the original 1968 film, this update follows a group of survivors trapped in a farmhouse battling a siege of undead zombies....in 3D!
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, isolation, mortician, drugs/alcohol, chaos, farm, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 ⇓
54%
Fear Runs Silent (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When high school science teacher, Mr.Hill, convinces his student, Kerry Johnson, and a group of her friends to go on an overnight field trip, they find themselves face to face with the darkest side of terror. Not even their worst nightmares will ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, deadly creature, supernatural, wilderness, teenage life, danger, youth, deadly, in the woods, curses spells and rituals, murder, nightmare ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 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 ⇓
52%
 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 ⇓
48%
 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 ⇓
47%
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 4.3
 2K
976-Evil II (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After being bestowed with demonic powers following a phone call to Hell, a psychotic teacher begins a rampage of death and destruction in a small town, forcing a teen and her boyfriend to fight him off so that they can get away.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, chase, zombie, slasher, high school, obsession, murder, telephone call, afterlife, investigation, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 ⇓
46%
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 ⇓
45%
 5.6
 461
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: stylized, suspenseful, rough, scary, exciting ...
Plot: vampire, zombie, battles, gore, blood, danger, rivalry, deadly creature, graphic violence, survival, small town, store ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.7
 572
Home Sick (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A maniac with a suitcase full of razorblades unleashes a super human killer upon a group of kids in a small Alabama town. They must take up arms with a insane Chili enthusiast if they want to survive.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, mumblecore ...
Plot: psychopath, slasher, serial killer, survival, supernatural, afterlife, gory, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, crimes, deadly, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 5.0
 2K
Demon Wind (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: We are introduced to 1931. A body is being burned on a cross, a woman named Regina is at a farm, and attempting to barricade a door, from where beyond, demons try to enter. Her husband George transforms into a demon instead and kills ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), farm, zombie, demon, altar, imaginary, good versus evil, danger, rivalry, supernatural ability, supernatural, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.2
 1K
Terror (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A witch's prophecy - while being burned at the stake- curse condemns a family to horrible deaths.
Style: rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, silent film ...
Plot: slasher, supernatural, murder, witch, curse, danger, rivalry, imaginary, mentally unstable, ghost, escapades, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The House of Seven Corpses (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A director is filming on location in a house where seven murders were committed. The caretaker warns them not to mess with things they do not understand (the murders were occult related), but the director wants to be as authentic as possible and has ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, filmmaking, zombie, ghost, estate, curses spells and rituals, danger, deadly, supernatural power, film within a film, actor ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Horror Show (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Detective Lucas McCarthy finally apprehends "Meat Cleaver Max" and watches the electric chair execution from the audience. But killing Max Jenke only elevated him to another level of reality. Now Lucas' family is under attack, his ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, cult film
Plot: electric chair, serial killer, slasher, supernatural romance, afterlife, vengeance, violence spree, murder, supernatural ability, danger, master criminal, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.6
 10K
Venom (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Venom is a fright-filled voodoo thriller loaded with a sizzling cast of the screen's hottest young stars. Set deep in the eerie swamps of southern Louisiana - Agnes Bruckner (Murder By Numbers), Jonathan Jackson (Tuck Everlasting) and Meagan ...
Style: scary, rough, suspense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: voodoo, swamp, back from the dead, slasher, danger, survival, youth, teenage life, monster, zombie, snake, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Night of the Seagulls (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Knight Templars return in this fourth installment of the Blind Dead seris. On this outing, the Templars haunt a fishing village, where they rise seven nights every seven years to claim their sacrificial offerings in return for the safety of the ...
Style: atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: zombie, village, torture, undead, murder, revenge, tomb, ocean, escapades, deadly, danger, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.7
 346
Night Feeders (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Four deer hunters encounter a horde of carnivorous aliens in a remote countryside and fight to survive the night.
Style: scary, bleak, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: evil alien, survival, gory, danger, alien encounter, supernatural, escapades, animal life, deadly, violence, rivalry, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%