Movies like The Rider of the Skulls

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The Rider of the Skulls (1965)
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The Rider of the Skulls (1965)
Original name: El Charro de las Calaveras
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Western
Country: Mexico
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Episodic film in which a masked hero combats a trio of classic monsters.
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: werewolf, vampire, witch, cemetery, masked man, fund raising, zombie, monster, bat, vampire slayer, evil dead, full moon, skeleton, masked hero, zombification, lycanthrope, disembodied head, monsters, fundraiser

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Most similar movies to The Rider of the Skulls

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, scary, cult film and suspenseful films with plots about werewolf, vampire, monster, murder, witch, supernatural and blood mostly in Horror, Action and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Rider of the Skulls: Santo Versus the Vampire Women (1962), Santo vs. the She-Wolves (1976), Assignment Terror (1970), Lycan Colony (2006), The Lively Vampires of Vögel (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Santo Versus the Vampire Women (1962)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A professor recruits a professional wrestler to protect his daughter from vampires intent on kidnapping her and marrying her to the devil.
Style: serious, psychotronic, offbeat, cult film
Plot: vampire, wrestling, heroes, superhero, destiny, rivalry, supernatural, crimes, escapades, good versus evil, zombie, rescue ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Santo vs. the She-Wolves (1976)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Also known as Santo vs. the She-Wolves
Plot: murder, witch, superhero, werewolf, mystery killer, wrestling, wrestler
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Assignment Terror (1970)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, West Germany, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Aliens from a dying world plot to conquer earth by praying on man's superstitions. Bringing two dead scientists (Michael Rennie and Karin Dor) back to life, they use their knowledge to re-animate various earth monsters, including the werewolf ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: werewolf, vampire, mummy, monster versus monster, alien invasion, frankenstein's monster, dracula, stabbed in the back, laboratory, skeleton, monastery, resurrection ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Lycan Colony (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Some small towns hold many secrets. Two siblings and a newly settled doctor's family are about to find out this town's darkest secret...the hard way. The town folk are good and evil werewolves! And all things are not as they appear.
Plot: werewolf, wolfman, monster, curse, lycanthropy, full moon, lycanthrope, small town, claws, fangs, fur
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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The Lively Vampires of Vögel (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The town of Vögel, in Transylvania, stands under the ruins of the old castle where the vampire lord tortured his prisoners and drank their blood. A group of stranded entertainers take shelter in the remote European castle and the Count is naturally ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: zombie, castle, cemetery, vampire, hiding place, werewolf, occult, murder, small town, crypt, tomb, female vampire ...
Place: transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 4.0
 275
Death Moon (1978)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A manager is sent to vacation by his doctor due to symptoms of stress. He chooses Hawaii, because that's where his grandfather worked as a missionary. He doesn't know that his grandpa and all male successors are cursed by the Voodoo clan. ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: werewolf, murder, occult, curse, vacation, transformation, monster, moon
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.7
 305
Blood (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: A mysterious family moves into their new home, but their secrets are far more sinister than anyone could imagine.
Style: psychotronic, low-budget
Plot: cannibal, vampire, werewolf, factory, woman kills a man, supernatural power, violence, monster, supernatural, bat, death, gore ...
Time: 1930s, 1880s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Baron Brakola (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Santo goes up against the vampire Baron Brakola, who has returned to seek vengeance on the descendants of the Knight in the Silver Mask (Santo's colonial era ancestor).
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: vampire, revenge, superhero, old dark house, dungeon, cobweb, wrestling, female vampire, coffin
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Santo and Blue Demon vs. Dracula and the Wolf Man (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After facing defeat at the hands of Cristaldi the magician, Dracula is back to seek revenge and rule the world. With the help of Wolfman and his legion of followers, victory seems eminent. Professor Cristaldi, a descendant of the magician, is warned ...
Plot: wrestling, werewolf, mixed martial arts, male male relationship, cyclops, vampire, superhero, dracula, wrestler
Time: 16th century, 70s
Place: mexico, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Boneyard Collection (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A quirky anthology, consisting of four separate short films connected by host segments. The first one, BOOGIE WITH THE UNDEAD, has an all girl rock band booked to play a gig in a town overrun by flesh-eating zombies. In the second one, THE ...
Style: anthology
Plot: mummy, devil, witch, rock band, vampire, dracula, zombie, werewolf, ghost, castle, crypt, virgin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Vampire (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Half-human and half-vampire Casanova Vladimires, played by Damian Chapa, protects humans and fights vampires in East LA.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: vampire slayer, vampire, mexican, underwater scene, blood
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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La loba (1965)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A wealthy, young Mexican woman is under a werewolf's curse.
Plot: werewolf, cannibal, murder, heart surgery, mad doctor, full moon, gypsy, sister sister relationship, mute child, female werewolf, mystery killer
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Vampires' Night Orgy (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A busload of tourists stops in to visit a small European town. What they don't know is that the town is completely inhabited by vampires.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: vampire, cemetery, abandoned city, cannibal, murder, village, voyeurism, countess, female nudity, cannibalism, undressing
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Monster Project (2017)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When aspiring horror filmmakers post an online casting call looking for "real life" monsters to interview for their upcoming documentary called, The Monster Project, they find three individuals claiming to be a skin-walker, a vampire, and ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: werewolf, vampire, demon, supernatural, monster, demonic possession, cabin in the woods, filmmaking, group of friends, transformation, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, supernatural power ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Godmonster of Indian Flats (1973)
Genre: Western, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A mutant sheep is on the move near a ranch in the American West.
Style: cult film
Plot: monster, mutant, cemetery, dog, sheep, recovery, dead boy, false accusation, mad scientist, funeral, surrealism, gas station ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Face of the Screaming Werewolf (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Experimenting in hypnotic regression to past lives, Dr. Edmund Redding of the Cowan Institute in Pasadena has discovered that Ann Taylor is a reincarnated Aztec woman. Via her recovered memories, she is able to lead Redding and his associates to a ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: werewolf, experiment, mummy, wax museum, hypnosis, murder, elevator, news report, fire, pyramid, falling to death, metronome
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Dracula's Curse (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A team of vampire hunters set out to battle an evil vampire clan in the dark underworld.
Style: epic
Plot: vampire slayer, vampire, dracula, telekinesis, crucifix, political intrigue, boxing, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), revolver, gore, shotgun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Witches Hammer (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: On the day of her death a normal woman is transformed into a genetically engineered vampire and trained to kill. She is sent on a mission to stop the Souls of the Damned being unleashed into our dimension.
Style: captivating, scary, suspenseful, bleak, suspense
Plot: ninja, witch, vampire, assassin, sword fight, covert operation, car theft, female fighter, revenge, suicide, violence, secret project ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Frankenstein's Bloody Terror (1968)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Spain, West Germany
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A man suffers from the curse of lycanthrope and seeks help from doctor and wife team. They both turn out to be vampires and end up dueling it out with the werewolf star.
Style: gothic, scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: werewolf, vampire, crypt, gypsy, skeleton, wolfman, curses spells and rituals, human becoming an animal, deadly creature, supernatural, escapades, full moon ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Santo and Blue Demon Against the Monsters (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Bruno Halder a sinister scientist seeking revenge against his brother and niece is resurrected by Waldo his faithful sidekick. Besides his minions of zombies Halder enlists the help of Wolfman, Franquestain, a Vampire, a Mummy and a Cyclops. Once ...
Plot: wrestling, revenge, superhero, werewolf, zombie, murder, mummy, frankenstein's monster, evil scientist, vampire, mixed martial arts, dance number
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Reincarnation of Isabel (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Isabel is a dead vampire and witch whose body is hanging in a basement while the owner tries to kidnap virgins for a sacrifice that could mean Isabel’s resurrection. But doing this won’t be easy as the women aren’t gonna give in very easily.
Style: gothic horror, psychotronic
Plot: reincarnation, witch, vampire, virgin sacrifice, supernatural horror, dream, female nudity, sacrifice, nudity (full frontal - brief), satanism, inquisition, supernatural power ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Dr. Jekyll vs. the Werewolf (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This is the fifth film to feature Spanish actor Paul Naschy as Waldemar the Wolfman. Here he comes to swinging seventies' London, seeking a cure to his malady. Unfortunately he meets Dr. Jekyll who injects him with a serum that turns him into ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: monster, jekyll and hyde, murder, werewolf, lycanthropy, wolfman, female nudity, strangled to death, angry mob, disco, attempted rape, stabbed in the back ...
Time: 70s
Place: transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Werewolves of Stayville (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A mad scientist by the name of Dr. Nueve is responsible for unleashing werewolves and a zombie upon the citizens of Stayville, while a local police officer named Karen also a werewolf has been killing off citizens left and right. Intrepid heroes ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: zombie, werewolf, creature feature, wolf, monster, transformation
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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House Of Witchcraft (1989)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A man recently discharged from hospital after suffering what appears to be a nervous breakdown, is taken to a remote Italian villa by his strangely-behaving wife. But he has strong premonitions that the house is possessed by some force of ...
Style: splatter
Plot: nightmare, witch, transformation, werewolf, recurring dream, witchcraft, car accident, dog, dog attack, cat, decapitation, supernatural power ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Curse of Nostradamus (1961)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 78 min.
Story: An aristocratic vampire swears an oath to kill the enemies who killed his father. In order to terrify them even further, he warns each one when he is coming for them.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: vampire, murder, hunchback, investigation, professor, revenge
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Werewolf: The Beast Among Us (2012)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in a 19th century village, a young man studying under a local doctor joins a team of hunters on the trail of a wolf-like creature.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: werewolf, deadly creature, supernatural, village, vampire, full moon, graphic violence, forest, trap, nightmare, heroes, apprentice ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Vampire Junction (2001)
Genre: Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: vampire, lesbian, female nudity, sex, small town, cowboy, lesbian sex, female protagonist, drunkenness, western town, blood
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Witch (1966)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A historian goes to a castle library to translate some ancient erotic literature. While there he discovers what he believes to be supernatural forces at work.
Style: noir, psychotronic
Plot: witch, love triangle, witch burning, potion, castle, italian gothic, greenhouse, newspaper ad
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
House of the Wolf Man (2009)
Genre: Family, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Five strangers are invited to a castle under the pretense that one may inherit it. Little do they know what dangers await at the House of the Wolfman.
Plot: werewolf, monster, creature, wolfman, frankenstein's monster, lycanthropy, gypsy, dracula, frankenstein, ghoul, witch
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Monster Brawl (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Eight of the world's most legendary monsters, along with their diabolical managers, compete in a wrestling tournament deathmatch to determine the most powerful champion of all time. Interviews, pre-fight breakdowns, trash talking, and monster ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, parody, humorous, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, deadly creature, ambition, supernatural, dark humor, contests and competitions, rivalry, mummy, monster, witch, wrestler, cyclops ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%