Movies like The Zombie Walks

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The Zombie Walks (1968)
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The Zombie Walks (1968)
Original name: Edgar Wallace - Im Banne des Unheimlichen
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A serial killer who calls himself "The Laughing Corpse" dresses up in a skeleton costume and kills his victims with a poison-filled scorpion-shaped ring.
Plot: serial killer, funeral, police investigation, dead brother, evil laugh

Most similar movies to The Zombie Walks

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and psychotronic films with plots about murder, serial killer, police investigation, deadly, crimes, psychopath and law enforcement mostly in Thriller, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Zombie Walks: The Mysterious Magician (1964), The College Girl Murders (1967), The Door with Seven Locks (1962), Dead Eyes of London (1961), Room 13 (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Mysterious Magician (1964)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The sister of a famous, but as yet uncaught, criminal named The Hexer is murdered. Inspector Higgins of Scotland Yard believes that The Hexer will surface to take his revenge on his sister's killers, and plans to set a trap to finally capture ...
Plot: inspector, mask, clerk, united kingdom, british police, vengeance, human trafficking, police detective, vigilante, murder investigation, submarine, criminal gang ...
Place: australia, england, scotland yard, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The College Girl Murders (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Police try to track down a hooded serial killer who murders his victims with a combination of acid and poison gas
Plot: unknown killer, mystery killer, girls' boarding school, monk, splatter, crazy, prison escape, man kills a woman, hitman, insane, murderer, psycho ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
The Door with Seven Locks (1962)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A rich man bequeaths seven keys to seven of his friends, but only one will unlock the door to untold wealth.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: secret passage, mad doctor, lobotomy, locked door, castle, serial killer, secret passageway, kidnapping, key, multiple murder, snake
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Dead Eyes of London (1961)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A disfigured killer with glazed-over white eyes is doing the dirty work so that an insurance agent-doctor can get the victims' insurance money.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary ...
Plot: murder, dishonesty, law enforcement, psychopath, mystery, danger, who done it, riddles and clues, cons and scams, amateur detective, clergy, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, london, britain, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Movie in collections
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Room 13 (1964)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany, Denmark, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A serial-killer is murdering the ladies of a night club. Detective Gray is seeking for the killer but can only find a lot of gangsters. And the killer is about to act again...
Plot: blackmail, female serial killer, suicide of mother, mistress, train robbery, nightclub, murder, private investigator, throat slitting, striptease, serial killer, stripper ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Vanity Serum (2004)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The vips of italian television disappear in a mysterious way. Two detectives, Lucia and Franco, try to investigate in this mystery, drowning into a strange world, where the leader is the powerful star Sonia Norton.
Plot: shot in the stomach, female nudity, television, serial killer, male nudity, syringe, policewoman
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.9
 338
Night Visions (1990)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stubborn detective Tom Mackey, assigned to a Los Angeles murder case involving a couple of serial killings, gets increasingly frustrated with the dead end leads he's following and the lack of appreciation he gets from his chief, police captain ...
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, police, psychic power, murder, police detective, falling to death, police captain, team up, psychic
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Strangler of Blackmoor Castle (1963)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A strangler is loose on a British estate, and he not only strangles his victims but brands an "M" onto their foreheads before he decapitates them.
Plot: scot, castle, masked killer, evil man, murder, multiple murder, estate, underground, old dark house, severed head, male female relationship, serial killer ...
Place: london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Corpse Packs His Bags (1972)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Spain, UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A London slasher pack the suitcases of his victims before stabbing them to death in this adaptation of Edgar Wallace's 'Secret of the Black Suitcases.'
Plot: drug traffic, serial killer, jumping from a window, knife in back, drug use, female nudity, drug trade, jumping through a window, stabbed in the back
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Hatter's Ghost (1982)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A hatter in a provincial town (Michel Serrault) leads the life of a respectable citizen but is in fact a serial murderer. The only person to suspect this is his neighbour the tailor (Charles Asnavour).
Plot: serial killer, doctor, neighbor, psychopath, basement, cellar, dead wife, tailor, maniac, anonymous letter, small town, cafe ...
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.4
 7K
Evidence (2013)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Detectives use clues from various recording devices to piece together events surrounding a massacre involving bus passengers at an abandoned gas station.
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, riddles and clues, survival, investigation, danger, track down, partners against crime, crimes, murder, police detective, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012
Place: usa, las vegas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Puzzle of the Red Orchid (1962)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Rival gangsters from Chicago move to London and attempt to extort money from rich Britons.
Plot: inspector, clerk, machine gun, organized crime, extortion, blackmail, throat cut, will, american abroad, knife in back, car bomb, carrier pigeon ...
Place: scotland yard, chicago illinois, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Sinister Monk (1965)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A hooded serial killer finds a novel way to murder his victims--he lashes them to death with a whip. The police try to track him down before any more murders occur.
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, police, helicopter, inheritance, wrongful imprisonment, boarding school, windmill, acid, carrier pigeon, murder, pigeon, cousin cousin relationship ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Murder Eleven (2013)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A serial killer is loose on the streets of Atlantic City. His ten victims are prostitutes, his methods are ruthless and yet his motives are unknown. Two embattled homicide detectives, Mayfield and Jesse, are in a race against time to catch this ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: serial killer, race against time, homicide detective, prostitute, police investigation, law enforcement, mystery, amateur detective, deadly, crimes, who done it, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: atlantic city, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.3
 684
The Squeaker (1963)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Scotland Yard investigates a series of murders where the victims have died by snake venom poisoning.
Plot: suicide of husband, tiger, crime investigation, blowgun, animal bite, snake, poison, police detective, blackmail, reporter, murder
Place: scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Phantom of Sojo (1964)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A masked killer is stalking and killing Londoners outside a nightclub.
Style: art house, psychotronic
Plot: murder, wheelchair, female nudity, stockings, bare breasts, female killer, serial killer, murder mystery, prostitution, insurance fraud, writers, multiple murder ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Castle of Sand (1974)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Yoshitaro Nomura’s 1975 film of Seicho Matsumoto’s immensely popular detective story tells the tale of two detectives, Imanishi (Tetsuro Tamba) and Yoshimura (Kensaku Morita), tasked with tracking down the murderer of an old man, found ...
Plot: police investigation, class differences, murder investigation, miscarriage, cinema, hospital, murder, leprosy, adoption, concert, village, police officer killed ...
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.7
 5K
The Lodger (2009)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in Los Angeles with two converging plot lines – The first involves an uneasy relationship between a psychologically unstable landlady and her enigmatic lodger – The second is about a troubled detective engaged in a cat-and-mouse game with ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: police investigation, police detective, serial killer, murder, mysterious character, mind game, haunted by the past, psychopath, mystery, insanity, hollywood, false accusation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Creature with the Blue Hand (1967)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Scotland Yard is after a homicidal maniac called The Blue Hand, which is what he uses to kill his victims.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, gothic, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, mental institution, psychopath, slasher, twins, graphic violence, mad scientist, zombie, rivalry, stalking, who done it, false accusation ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Room of Death (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While on a joyride with the headlights turned off, two men hit and kill another man carrying a satchel full of money. The two men decide to take the money and throw the body into a pond and bury the money in a coal hill. The next morning the police ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, enigmatic, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, maniac, serial killer, mystery, confined, crimes, crime, police investigation, psychopath, missing person, murder, farm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Hunchback of Soho (1966)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman is kidnapped and her identity is stolen by criminals attempting to collect her inheritance.
Plot: dead brother, evil priest, murder, will, fake priest, general, cheating, illegal gambling, strangulation, inheritance, world war two veteran, policewoman killing ...
Place: scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Evil Judgment (1984)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A girl starts her own investigation after the police fail to catch a local serial killer.
Plot: murder, slasher, serial killer, maniac, corruption, violence, mansion, country, justice, investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.3
 79K
Taking Lives (2004)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Recruited to assist Montreal police in their desperate search for a serial killer who assumes the identities of his victims, FBI profiler Illeana Scott knows it's only a matter of time before the killer strikes again. Her most promising lead is ...
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder mystery, murder investigation, police investigation, dangerous attraction, fake identity, fatal attraction, psychopath, profiler, strong female lead, female agent, tough girl ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary, 80s, year 1983 ...
Place: usa, canada, montreal, pennsylvania, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 12K
Switchback (1997)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: FBI agent Dennis Quaid tries to catch a serial killer who kidnapped his son.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, surprise ending, rough, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, murder, vengeance, crimes, crime, missing person, law enforcement, hitchhiker, murder mystery, train, police investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Borkmann's Point (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Van Veeteren finds retiring from the police force is easier said than done when two decapitated bodies are found in quick succession. The matching MO in the two grisly murders brings the investigation teams of Maardam and Kaalbringen together - a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, realistic
Plot: police investigation, partners against crime, serial killer, mystery, law enforcement, partners, crimes, private detective, murder, deadly, decapitated body, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 2K
Villain (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: ADGP Mathew Manjooran, returns to work after a seven-month sabbatical, only to take voluntary retirement. His last day has him investigating a case involving triple murder, including a police officer. Soon a pattern emerges and each clue also links ...
Plot: ex-cop, murder investigation, serial killer, police investigation, retired cop, malayalam, serial murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Hassel 04 - Säkra papper (1989)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small criminal who is reported missing is found murdered in the safe of a known bank manager. While working with the motive behind the murder it is discovered that a large amount of counterfeit shares and bonds are in circulation. Hassel and his ...
Plot: police investigation, crime investigation, safecracking, murder, hospital, bank, winter, snow, police procedural
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Alphabet Killer (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Based on the true story of double killings occurring in Rochester, NY during the 80’s and the troubled police officer determined to solve them, with or without the help of her department
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, obsession, police investigation, psychopath, uncover truth, investigation, crimes, mind game, mental illness, haunted by the past, woman in danger, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.0
 1K
Mafia (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A Police Officer faces difficulties when investigating a Mafia murder in a small Sicilian town. A businessman is murdered for refusing to join a Mafia-controlled group and although he suspects the Mafia are involved he can find no witnesses or ...
Plot: mafia, carabinieri, card game, police investigation, murder
Place: sicily, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 470
Our Town (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Kyung-ju is a struggling novelist who writes violent and gory murder mysteries. When a fierce argument with his landlady ends in her death, he stages the killing so that it looks like the act of the serial killer that has been terrorizing his ...
Style: twists and turns, suspense, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, psychopath, crimes, track down, rivalry, danger, who done it, mystery, law enforcement, wannabe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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