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The Dead Don't Die (1975)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In the 1930s, a sailor trying to prove that his brother was wrongly executed for murder finds himself becoming drawn in the occult world.
Plot: execution, zombie, city, supernatural, occult, living dead, mad scientist, false accusation, brother, neo noir, murder, revenge, scientist
Time: 1930s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and rough films with plots about zombie, supernatural, deadly, danger, gory, blood and gore mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Dead Don't Die: A Night of Horror Volume 1 (2015), Zombie Night (2013), Dead at the Box Office (2005), Children of the Living Dead (2001), The Cabinet of Caligari (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Night of Horror Volume 1 (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia, Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Whether you’re a fan of Sydney's iconic genre film festival A Night of Horror, or just a fan of the best and bloodiest in new horror cinema, you can’t afford to miss this fright-filled anthology. Zombies, demonic entities, self-surgery, ...
Plot: anthology, zombie, australian, demon, supernatural
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Zombie Night (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Zombies come out at night and two families must survive until morning.
Style: serious, suspenseful
Plot: zombie, gory, survival, moral dilemma, danger, deadly, boy, blood splatter, gore, siege, cemetery, night ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
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Dead at the Box Office (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: After finding a mysterious film reel hidden in their ceiling, the well-meaning staff of a struggling movie theater assume that the film is an old B-movie preview trailer and play it before a midnight screening of the timeless George A. Romero ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, scary, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, mind control, gory, danger, brainwashing, deadly, supernatural, survival, chases and races, chaos, disorder, cinema ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Children of the Living Dead (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Starting a new life in a quiet Pennsylvania town, Matthew Michaels only thought is to turn an old farm property into a profitable car dealership. He soon discovers that beneath the gentle surface, this small town is anything but calm and peaceful. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense
Plot: zombie, small town, gore, plague, gory, small town life, deadly, supernatural, teenage life, crimes, danger, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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The Cabinet of Caligari (1962)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A delirious young woman (Glynis Johns) feels trapped in a remote mansion at the mercy of a madman (Dan O'Herlihy).
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: mental institution, car breakdown, maze, physician, held captive, nightmare, voyeurism, seduction, nurse, zombie, estate, deadly ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Fiend (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This low budget feature from Baltimore filmmaker Don Dohler opens with a spirit entering into a gravesite and reanimating a corpse back to life as Mr. Longfellow. In order for him to stay alive, he needs to absorb the life energies out of the living ...
Plot: occult, zombie, vampire, violence, revenge, blood, corpse, small town, ritual, terror, supernatural
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The Monkey's Paw (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After Jake Tilton is given a mystical "monkey's paw" talisman that grants its possessor three wishes, he finds his world turned upside down after his first two wishes result in his malevolent coworker, Tony Cobb, being resurrected ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: zombie, murder, reincarnation, deadly, supernatural, switching roles, mental illness, reunion, life turned upside down, psychopath, crimes, car accident ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Day of the Dead (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The final chapter of George A. Romero's "Dead Trilogy". In an underground government installation they are searching for a cure to overcome this strange transformation into zombies. Unfortunately, the zombies from above ground have ...
Style: tense, scary, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, insanity, mad scientist, apocalypse, living dead, disembodied head, zombie apocalypse, gory, cannibalism, siege, cure ...
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Dawn of the Dead (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: During an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter, and his television-executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.
Style: scary, suspenseful, cynical, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, helicopter, survival, siege, violence, gore, apocalypse, infected, motorcycle gang, infection, biker ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, pittsburgh
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57%
 2.2
 558
Zombex (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: ZOMBEX tells the story of a post-Katrina New Orleans as it deals with a new disaster, a zombie apocalypse. NOLA residents are no longer experiencing the depression and post-traumatic stress due to the trauma of the hurricane, thanks to the ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, gory, survival, chaos and mayhem, danger, deadly, chaos, supernatural, escapades, post traumatic stress, anti depressant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
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Death Valley: The Revenge of Bloody Bill (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a group of college kids stumble upon a small abandoned town of Sunset Valley, they must fight a band of Zombies led by a Confederate soldier seeking retribution for his grisly execution.
Style: scary, serious
Plot: zombie, gore, blood, deadly, gory, rivalry, supernatural, ghost, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, danger
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.9
 2K
The Roost (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Part of a "special" late-nite television program...Four friends on their way to a wedding find themselves marooned on a mysterious farm. Creatures of the night awaken and the undead rise, as a night of relentless horror...Begins!
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: zombie, gun, road trip, police, elderly couple, car breakdown, barn, bat, flashlight, deadly creature, countryside, on the road ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.2
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The Dead One (1961)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A voodoo priestess sends out zombies to bring back live victims for her sacrificial rituals.
Plot: zombie, voodoo, jazz, black magic, death, murder, revenge
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.2
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Husk (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A group of friends stranded near a desolate cornfield find shelter in an old farmhouse, though they soon discover the dwelling is the center of a supernatural ritual.
Style: scary, suspenseful, disturbing, tense, captivating ...
Plot: supernatural, scarecrow, cornfield, murder, zombie, farm, ritual, danger, friends, sewing machine, group of friends, fratricide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Falls the Shadow (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a world gone mad, can compassion survive the Zombie Apocalypse? Amid the horrors of the Post-Apocalyptic south, three disparate groups of survivors must come together to save themselves as the only hope for the future. Pitted against a powerful ...
Plot: torture, zombie, infected, post apocalypse, manhunt, neo nazi, racial tension, infection
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48%
 5.6
 340
Jake's Closet (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jake's Closet takes you back through childhood in a suspenseful and deeply moving story that dives deep into the mind of a little boy under the stress of a fractured family.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie, domestic disturbance, illusion, danger, family problems, supernatural ability, crumbling marriage, innocence lost, breakup, supernatural, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Zombie Bloodbath 2: Rage of the Undead (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An evil demonic scarecrow resurrects the dead as ravenous cannibalistic zombies who feast on the living. A motley assortment of folks who include a bunch of bickering college kids, a trio of dangerous escaped convicts, an equally lethal pair of ...
Plot: zombie, violence, blood, blood splatter, gore, zombie violence, intestines
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47%
 3.2
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Doomed (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In the future, death row criminals are given a chance to gain a pardon, on a "survivor" style reality show, only to find the island is full of zombie ex-contestants. (It's as bad as it sounds)
Plot: zombie, bunker, blood splatter, gore, no survivors, island, convict
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All Souls Day: Dia de los Muertos (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During a Day of the Dead celebration, the dead come to life to prey upon the living. In the remote Mexican village of Santa Bonita, a nightmare lay buried for over a century. But when a group of hard-partying students from the OC are stranded in ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, tense
Plot: ghost, zombie, gory, village, survival, danger, deadly, supernatural, village life, crimes, escapades, body painting ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Sole Survivor (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Denise Watson is a TV station worker who is the only survivor of a unexplained, horrific airplane crash in which she is completely unscratched. Soon, Denise becomes haunted by feelings of unworthiness as well as seeing strange people following her ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, mind bending ...
Plot: wilderness, psychic, murder, sole survivor, ghost, zombie, survival, gory, afterlife, airplane, danger, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
One Last Sunset (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Story: Two sisters struggle to exist after an apocalyptic virus has turned the entire human population into flesh eating zombies.
Plot: zombie, sister, halloween, blood, apocalypse, sunset, isolation, survival
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Rise of the Zombies (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When zombies overrun San Francisco, a desperate group survives by locking themselves inside Alcatraz Prison. When the undead breach the island, our heros are forced to return to the mainland overrun with the undead.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Plot: zombie, alcatraz, gory, island, survival, vaccine, danger, deadly, on the run, plague, chases and races, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa
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44%
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Blood Sisters (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In 1974, a little boy tries to talk a little girl into getting naked for him, which she refuses and calls him a pervert. He then runs home, which happens to be a brothel where several (extremely unattractive) hookers and their johns roam around in ...
Style: serious, rough, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, slasher, zombie, murder, prank, gory, college, serial killer, vampire, stalking, violence spree ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Zombies (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Five years ago when Christian sold his soul to the dark powers of Samuel he was promised a life free of guilt and no recollection of his sins. A world where a small cabal of handsome killers, Zombies, seduce and pray upon innocent men at will. ...
Plot: murder, zombie, pubic hair, gore, blood, heart in hand
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43%
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Voodoo (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Andy comes to campus in order to be close to his girlfriend Rebecca. Since he needs a place to stay he joins one of the college fraternities. However, a strange looking man warns him that the fraternity is just a cover-up for the weird voodoo cult.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending
Plot: zombie, slasher, college, supernatural ability, college life, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, danger, deadly, clergy, superhuman powers, on the run ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
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43%
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Effects (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Some crew members of a company shooting a horror film begin to suspect that the "killings" in the movie are real, and that they are actually making a "snuff" film.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, rough
Plot: murder, gory, filmmaking, snuff, artists and showbiz, crimes, deadly, fall in love, serial killer, slasher, zombie, investigation ...
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The Forever Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A crazed rabbit goes zombie on a small community turning it's inhabitants into zombies. Six people struggle with their own inner demons some of which are more frightening than the zombies they are trying to survive.
Plot: zombie, gore, rabbit
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Dark Souls (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Norway, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young girl, Johanna, is attacked and seemingly murdered. Her father receives a phone call from the police pronouncing her dead as he sees her walk in the front door of their house. Strange things begin to happen to Johanna; she is disorientated ...
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: zombie, murder, uncover truth, gory, vengeance, who done it, deadly, psychopath, kids in trouble, police investigation, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway
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Hell's Ground (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Pakistan, UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In the spirit of the EC horror comics of old, the film tells the story of five teens who get lost on their way to a rock concert, are menaced by flesh eating mutations and then fall into the clutches of a family of backwoods killers. The film ...
Plot: zombie, gore, masked killer, cigarette smoking, blood, newspaper, murder, redhead, tent, chase, teenager, van ...
Place: pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bigfoot Vs. Zombies (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A scientist creates a toxic cocktail that is accidentally unleashed into the local population and a nearby police "body farm" - creating a small army of flesh-eating zombies - and only one creature of legend, a killer in his own right, can ...
Plot: zombie, bigfoot, violence, sasquatch, monster, creature feature
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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