Movies like The Body Shop

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The Body Shop (1972)
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The Body Shop (1972)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Emminent plastic surgeon and mad scientist Don Brandon loses his wife Anitra - pinup model and social butterfly - in a tragic accident. He and his faithful humpbacked and drooling assistant Igor - oops, I mean Greg - busy themselves experimenting with re-animation experiments. Once ready, the good Doctor begins luring young women back to the lab with hypnosis in order to gather select parts to create a New and Improved
Plot: surgeon, experiment, mad scientist, obsession, reanimated corpse, love, killer, murderer, violence, death, female nudity, torture, hypnosis, cemetery, truck driver, mental illness, laboratory, electricity, dismemberment, murder, acid, blood, rage, reanimation, hunchback ...

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Most similar movies to The Body Shop

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, scary, suspenseful and cult film films with plots about murder, mad scientist, experiment, scientist, female nudity, monster and danger mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Body Shop: Black Frankenstein (1973), The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1962), Re-Animator (1985), Weasels Rip My Flesh (1979), From Beyond (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Black Frankenstein (1973)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eddie is a Vietnam veteran who loses his arms and legs when he steps on a land mine, but a brilliant surgeon is able to attach new limbs. Unfortunately an insanely jealous assistant (who has fallen in love with Eddie's fiance) switches ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: vietnam veteran, laboratory, monster, experiment, scientist, creature feature, mad scientist, shadow, convulsion, stand up comedian, female singer, gore ...
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95%
The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1962)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Dr. Bill Cortner and his fiancée, Jan Compton, are driving to his lab when they get into a horrible car accident. Compton is decapitated. But Cortner is not fazed by this seemingly insurmountable hurdle. His expertise is in transplants, and he is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychotronic, macabre, humorous ...
Plot: laboratory, mad scientist, experiment, mad doctor, surgery, car accident, transplant, experiment gone awry, woman in danger, danger, deadly, stripper ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: virginia, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Re-Animator (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A dedicated student at a medical college and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue when an odd new student arrives on campus.
Style: cult film, dark humor, humorous, sinister, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, zombie, overdose, bodies, obsession, death, hospital, insanity, strangulation, graphic violence, danger, murder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: austria, europe, massachusetts, zurich switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Dr Simon Helder, sentenced to an insane asylum for crimes against humanity, recognises its director as the brilliant Baron Frankenstein, the man whose work he had been trying to emulate before his imprisonment. Frankenstein utilises Helder's ...
Style: bleak, scary, gothic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: mad scientist, mental institution, psychopath, experiment gone awry, danger, crimes, zombie, deadly creature, supernatural, violence, murder, frankenstein ...
Time: 19th century, 30s, 1930s, 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Weasels Rip My Flesh (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Returning from the planet Venus, an errant NASA spacecraft crashes into the ocean, spilling its radioactive cargo. Enveloped by a radioactive mass, a rabid weasel is transformed into a gigantic killer mutant. Prowling the countryside, the huge ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, monster, mad scientist, violence, mutation, gore, camp, creature feature, bicycle, dead children
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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From Beyond (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of scientists have developed the Resonator, a machine which allows whoever is within range to see beyond normal perceptible reality. But when the experiment succeeds, they are immediately attacked by terrible life forms.
Style: macabre, scary, suspenseful, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: body horror, mad scientist, transformation, experiment, bondage, experiment gone awry, zombie, murder, supernatural, parallel world, deadly, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 2.9
 2K
Monstrosity (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A rich but unscrupulous old woman plots with a scientist to have her brain implanted in the skull of a sexy young woman.
Style: semi serious, offbeat, bleak, scary, surreal ...
Plot: mad scientist, zombie, laboratory, cat, experiment, brain transplant, transplant, murder, grave robbing, deadly, supernatural, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Erotic Rites of Frankenstein (1973)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dr. Frankenstein is left for dead in the woods. His daughter, Dr. Vera Frankenstein, hunts for his attacker: Dr. Cagliostro, a mad scientist who’s created a race of human-animal hybrids.
Style: erotic
Plot: torture, orgy, death, pubic hair, abduction, reanimation, blood, human experiment, alchemy, doctor frankenstein, castle, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Frankenstein (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A scientist who is obsessed with creating life finally does it, with tragic results.
Plot: monster, thunderstorm, father, fire, electricity, boy, disfigurement, blind man, falling off a cliff, laboratory, boat, burnt face ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Frankenstein Created Bikers (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An outlaw biker finds himself addicted to a diabolical substance and hunted by a grenade-tossing femme fatale, bounty hunters, law enforcement, a rival motorcycle gang, mutations and a topless stripper hit squad.
Plot: mad scientist, murder, torture, motorcycle, biker, undead, nudity (full frontal - brief), gore, weapons, explosion, decapitation, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Dr. Black, Mr. Hyde (1976)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A doctor (Bernie Casey) in a Watts clinic takes his own medicine and becomes a monstrous white killer of hookers.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: jekyll and hyde, evil doctor, monster, vampire, scientist, serum, investigation, police, murder, african american, transformation, mad scientist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Incredible 2-Headed Transplant (1971)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dr. Roger Girard is a rich scientist conducting experiments on head transplantation. His caretaker has a son, Danny, who, although fully grown, has the mind of child. One day an escaped psycho-killer invades Girard's home, killing Danny's ...
Style: scary, absurd, tense, disturbing, offbeat ...
Plot: mad scientist, experiment gone awry, mutant, psychopath, disorder, danger, deadly, mentally challenged, misfit, mental illness, countryside, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Flesh for Frankenstein (1973)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Within the decadent walls of the Frankenstein mansion, the Baron and his depraved assistant Otto have discovered the means of creating new life. As the Baron's laboratory begins to fill up with stitched body parts, the Baroness dallies with the ...
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, sexual, rough, gothic ...
Plot: obsession, mad scientist, zombie, monster, incest, deadly, danger, siblings relations, experiment gone awry, dangerous attraction, couples, gory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Bride of Re-Animator (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Herbert West once again revives the dead. This time, he brings Dan's ex-girlfriend's heart back inside a 'perfect' body. Dr. Hill returns as the evil nemesis who lost his head.
Style: humorous, scary, rough, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: police detective, laboratory, mad scientist, zombie, danger, good versus evil, perversion, experiment gone awry, science, basement, reanimation, doctor ...
Time: 80s
Place: massachusetts, usa, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 798
Bloodeaters (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After drug crops are sprayed with a chemical by a passing airplane, the growers of the crop are poisoned by the chemical and turn into zombie-like mutants.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: violence, contamination, death, panic, cruelty, chemical, vomiting blood, shot to death, backwoods, pesticide, fbi, rifle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Beyond Re-Animator (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Once again tampering with mother nature to disastrous results, Dr. Herbert West continues his research while serving time in a maximum security prison for his previous exploits. West's limited prison-cell experiments are suddenly interrupted by ...
Style: dark humor, scary, disturbing, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, prison, insanity, convict, experiment, danger, violence, doctor, laboratory, survival, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Astro-Zombies (1968)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: For devilishly mad "astro-scientist" Dr. DeMarco (John Carradine), a typical day involves run-ins with reanimated corpses, bloodthirsty solar-powered killer robot zombies, Chinese communist spies and vicious Mexican secret agents. But when ...
Style: rough, scary, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, murder, mad scientist, hunchback, science, supernatural, chase, danger, androids and robots, escapades, chases and races, imaginary ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Embryo (1976)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A scientist doing experiments on a human fetus discovers a method to accelerate the fetus into a mature adult in just a few days.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: clones, rage, science runs amok, party, scientist, assassin, androids, chess, newborn baby, dead child, fetus, car fire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Mutations (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mad scientist (Donald Pleasence) crosses plants with people, and the results wind up in a sideshow.
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, scary, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, mutant, kidnapping, transformation, experiment, human experiment, murder, factory, prostitute, chaos, animal life, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Frozen Dead (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A crazed scientist keeps the heads of Nazi war criminals alive until he can find appropriate bodies on which to attach them so he can revive the Third Reich.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: scientist, disembodied head, laboratory, dismemberment, mad doctor, held at gunpoint, experiment, brain surgery, falling in love, severed arm, nazi, friend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Night of the Bloody Apes (1969)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Mexico
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A surgeon transplants the heart of an ape into his ailing son with horrific results.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: heart transplant, murder, gorilla, rape, wrestling, violence, hospital, death, father son relationship, operation, orangutan, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Terror of Frankenstein (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Sweden, Ireland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, scary, gothic, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: obsession, mad scientist, mutant, laboratory, vengeance, experiment gone awry, reincarnation, figment, medical school, deadly creature, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Man with Two Heads (1972)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Horror remake of "Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde".
Style: psychotronic
Plot: dismemberment, gore, decapitation, jekyll and hyde, seductive woman, violence, lecturer, lecture, murder, body mutilation, visit, prostitute ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Doctor Death: Seeker of Souls (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: John Considine plays the flamboyant Dr. Death, a thousand-year-old magician who has mastered he art of transferring souls from one body to another and thereby manages to perpetuate himself by jumping from one body to the next. Apparently the Doc is ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, decapitation, murder, magician, mad scientist, violence, spirit, immortality, doctor, transplant, death, rage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Dr Jekyll & Sister Hyde (1971)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In foggy London Dr Jekyll experiments on newly deceased women determined to discover an elixir for immortal life. Success enables his spectacular transformation into the beautiful but psychotic Sister Hyde who stalks the dark alleys of Whitechapel ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: gender bending, murder, mad scientist, femme fatale, prostitute, split personality, good versus evil, serial killer, experiment gone awry, jekyll and hyde, evil woman, rivalry ...
Time: victorian, 70s, victorian era
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Evil Spawn (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Microbes are brought back to earth via a space probe from Venus. A scientist is using them in experiments on aging, but dies before the work is finished. His assistant approaches an aging actress who is being passed by for the lead roles, and she ...
Plot: adultery, female nudity, mad scientist, manager, metamorphosis, female protagonist, actress, injection, hollywood, nude woman murdered, alien creature, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 3K
Sssssss (1973)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: David, a college student, is looking for a job. He is hired by Dr. Stoner as a lab assistant for his research and experiments on snakes. David also begins to fall for Stoner's young daughter, Kristina. However, the good doctor has secretly ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, stylized, absurd, semi serious ...
Plot: snake, mad scientist, experiment, transformation, cobra, fall in love, serum, laboratory, college student, experiment gone awry, deadly, dangerous animal ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
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Video Violence (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A husband and wife open a video store in a new town, and come to find out that the locals only rent horror films and the "occasional triple X'er", and make their own snuff videos.
Plot: video store, blood, female nudity, violence, murder, body mutilation, dismembered body, cut arm, slasher, video store clerk, changing room, blood splatter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Invisible Maniac (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An invisible scientist escapes from an asylum and teaches high-school physics to nubile teens.
Style: humorous, semi serious, cult film, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, murder, mad scientist, sexploitation, rivalry, deadly, investigation, school, experiment gone awry, voyeurism, vengeance, youth ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.4
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Bane (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Held captive in an underground prison by a sadistic sicko who fancies himself a surgeon, 4 women fight for their lives, knowing the exact time they're scheduled to die thanks to a crudely carved set of numbers on each of their bodies. None of ...
Style: bleak, suspense, tense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: alien, experiment, isolation, danger, confined, deadly, gore, survival, violence, murder, captivity, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%