Movies like Shriek of Terror

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Shriek of Terror (1991)
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Shriek of Terror (1991)
Original name: Alarido del Terror
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Hugo Stiglitz is a treasure hunter who leads an expedition that includes Roberto Ballesteros, an important scientist, and Edna Bolkan, a beautiful anthropologist, into the jungle. The group arrives at an ancient tomb and after opening it, they take the bones found inside. But the remains in the tomb seem connected to a high priest who was sacrificed. By violating the tomb, the group has unwittingly awoken a diabolical being named Chaneque, who will commit the bloodiest murders in order to retrieve the stolen remains. The key to the plot is a little girl who the beast intends to kill
Plot: monster, demon, forest, expedition, troll, tomb, spirit, cemetery, goblin, explorer, treasure hunter, sacrifice, murder, creature, revenge, gore, burial ground

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Most similar movies to Shriek of Terror

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, psychotronic, suspenseful and bleak films with plots about monster, murder, violence, creature, gore, blood and death mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Shriek of Terror: Inner Ghosts (2018), The Young Cannibals (2019), Weasels Rip My Flesh (1979), The Strangeness (1985), Rootwood (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Inner Ghosts (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Portugal, Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: If ghosts can think and remember who they are, then the physical brain is not the only place where we store our inner selves. Helen is asked to train two young women into the art of communicating with the dead. But Helen's days as a medium are ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: evil, devil, violence, revenge, spiritualism, demon, gore, pursuit, supernatural, murder, spirit, european ...
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The Young Cannibals (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seven friends summon a monster when they are tricked into eating burgers made of human flesh.
Plot: monster, creature, human flesh, meat, flesh eating, cannibal, gore, blood splatter, forest, snow, interracial romance, hospital ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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 ⇓
75%
The Strangeness (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of explorers surveying an abandoned goldmine are trapped in a cave in, and find themselves at the mercy of a slimy, mysterious creature.
Plot: cave, creature, murder, monster, trapped, explorer, campfire, gold, mine, gold mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Rootwood (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Based on the screenplay by Mario Von Czapiewski (Cannibal Diner), Rootwood follows two students who host "The Spooky Hour," a podcast about paranormal phenomena and urban legends. When they are hired by Hollywood film producer Laura Benott ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, exciting, tense, captivating
Plot: monster, forest, murder, friendship, darkness, tree, hollywood, blonde, trailer, legends and myths, backwoods, supernatural ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Creature of Destruction (1968)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A resort hypnotist and his assistant predict murders, which she then commits as a fanged monster.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, monster, reincarnation, creature, hypnotist, beach, rock band, hypnosis, hypnotism, aquatic humanoid
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Star Crystal (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Crew members aboard a space ship encounter an alien life form intent on killing them.
Plot: alien, outer space, monster, trapped in space, crystal, spacecraft, expedition, space travel
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63%
The Dead Are Alive (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A photographer on an archaeological expedition digging up Etruscan ruins in Italy begins to suspect that not all the Etruscans buried there are actually dead.
Style: psychotronic, cult film, gothic, suspense
Plot: tomb, supernatural power, blood splatter, bloody violence, zombie, living dead, paranormal phenomena, gore, terror, murder, blood, gothic horror ...
Time: 70s, year 1972
Place: southern italy, europe, italy
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61%
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The Ritual (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of college friends reunite for a trip to the forest, but encounter a menacing presence in the woods that's stalking them.
Style: disturbing, enigmatic, bleak, suspense, tense ...
Plot: supernatural horror, ritual, lost in the woods, guilt, paganism, supernatural, norse mythology, friends, monster, hiking, forest, sacrifice ...
Time: contemporary
Place: sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Killings at Outpost Zeta (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A team of men and women investigate the mysterious deaths of two previous expeditions to a strategically important but barren world.
Plot: monster, creature, spacecraft, alien
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Demonwarp (1988)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man and his daughter are attacked in the woods by what they believe is a Bigfoot-type creature. However, they soon begin to suspect that they may have stumbled onto a nest of aliens in a hidden spacecraft.
Plot: bigfoot, forest, zombie, nightmare, cave, camping, space marine, alien life-form, sunbathing, female nudity, spacecraft, monster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.3
 144
Trhauma (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A couple invites some friends to spend a weekend together in an isolated cabin surrounded by woods and fields. But... there's a killer lurking around.... And... someone is monitoring him.
Plot: forest, murder, house, villa, murder mystery, necrophilia, abrupt ending, lego, killing an animal, injury, axe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 31K
The Void (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the middle of a routine patrol, officer Daniel Carter happens upon a blood-soaked figure limping down a deserted stretch of road. He rushes the young man to a nearby rural hospital staffed by a skeleton crew, only to discover that patients and ...
Style: macabre, dark, stylized, ambiguous ending, sinister ...
Plot: lovecraftian, body horror, another dimension, mutation, monster, insanity, hospital, murder, nurse, brutality, violence, transformation ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.6
 37
Spectres (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a group of college friends on a weekend trip to the back woods of Kentucky trespass through an Native American burial ground, they unwittingly unleash the wrath of an ancient evil. As they experience increasing levels of peril and hauntings, ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: pursuit, paranormal phenomena, native american, spirit, cemetery, ghost, demon, alien, secret, bigfoot
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Monster of the Volcano (1963)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Mexico
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A yeti-like monster is stalking the mountains of rural Mexico, sometimes displaying the powers of hypnosis. It ultimately plays a part in destroying two shady characters.
Plot: treasure, cave, mountain, hypnosis, legend, falling from height, search party, monster, yeti, telepathy, murder, greed ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Jeepers Creepers 3 (2017)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Taking place on the last day of the Creeper’s twenty-three-day feeding frenzy, as the skeptical Sergeant Tubbs teams up with a task force hellbent on destroying the Creeper for good. The Creeper fights back in gory glory as its enemies grow closer ...
Style: psychotronic, bleak, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, booby trap, revenge, a vision, supernatural being, hunting, prehistoric creature, supernatural, chase, characters killed one by one, slasher, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Gateway (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Danni moves into a New York apartment and starts sprucing the place up. She doesn’t know the previous tenant committed suicide in very strange circumstances. Nor does she know there’s a mysterious portal to another dimension in the bathroom ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, psychological
Plot: portal, creature, murder, violence, bathroom, investigation, parallel world, danger, deadly, monster, moving, struggle for survival ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Lake Bodom (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland, New Zealand, Estonia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Every camper’s worst nightmare came true at Lake Bodom in 1960 when four teenagers were stabbed to death while sleeping in their tent. As the years passed and the case grew cold, the unsolved mystery turned into an urban legend, a creepy campfire ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, suspense, bleak
Plot: murder, teenager, tourist, forest, mass murder, lake, slasher, camping, stabbed to death, knife, volvo, gore ...
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The Creature Below (2016)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young scientist discovers a malevolent entity which sets her on a bloody descent into the jaws of insanity.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, scary, psychotronic
Plot: lovecraftian, creature, murder, monster, marine biologist, nightmare, sibling relationship, diving, creature feature, eaten alive, insanity, gore ...
Place: atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Cemetery of Terror (1985)
Genre: Horror, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A professor suspects that a vicious killer may have discovered a way to return from the grave and continue his violent spree. His fears are proved true when a group of teenagers decide to pull a Halloween prank by stealing the killer's body ...
Style: suspense, bleak, captivating, rough, awful
Plot: professor, teenager, zombie, halloween, undead, cemetery, party, haunted house, back from the dead, old dark house, murder, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Rake (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Ben and Ashley come together 20 years after the murder of their parents to determine the cause of their parents' death. Ashley is troubled by the idea that the thing that took her parents' lives may not be finished with her family.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, captivating, suspense
Plot: murder, parents, siblings, myth, home invasion, monster, creature, hallucination, basement, uncover truth, danger, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Dark Tapes (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A genre-defying mixture of horror, sci-fi, myth, mystery and thrills told as four interlocking tales in one intelligent anthology. Ghosts, spirits, creatures, demons and more from the paranormal world collide with rational curiosity.
Style: dark, anthology, suspense, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: paranormal, ghost, found footage, danger, brutality, peril, cruelty, experiment, panic, dark secret, video camera, camera ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Crawlers (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: People from a small town are attacked by evil radioactive tree roots growing in the forest.
Style: ambiguous ending, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: creature, monster, darkness, violence, gore, brother sister relationship, bloody violence, corrupt sheriff, murder, blood, digging a grave, woman slaps man ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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, hunchback, murder, revenge, professor, investigation
Time: 60s, 1960s
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44%
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Dark Light (2019)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman returns to her family home and discovers it to be inhabited by monsters.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, bleak, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, monster, night, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, supernatural, survival, danger, family, nightmare, trapped, insanity ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
III Slices of Life (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Sexual Parasites, Disembowelment, Zombies, Serial Killers, Demon Children, Violent Vixens, Rabid Office Workers and Angry Embryos all spring to life from the flesh covered sketch books featured in Anthony G. Sumner's (Gallery of Fear) SLICES OF ...
Style: anthology, suspense, captivating, contemplative, exciting
Plot: parasite, demon, occult, monster, violence, serial killer, terror, ghost, zombie, blood splatter, gore, exploding head ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.1
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The Brainiac (1962)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In 1661 Mexico, the Baron Vitelius of Astara is sentenced to be burned alive by the Holy Inquisition of Mexico for witchcraft, necromancy, and other crimes. As he dies, the Baron swears vengeance against the descendants of the Inquisitors. 300 years ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: brain, shapeshifting, scroll, magic, flash forward, death sentence, murder, revenge, baron, back from the dead, catholic church, undead ...
Time: 17th century, 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1961
Place: mexico, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Relic (1997)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Japan, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A researcher at Chicago's Natural History Museum returns from South America with some crates containing his findings. When the crates arrive at the museum without the owner there appears to be very little inside. However, police discover ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, macabre ...
Plot: monster, human versus monster, beast, museum, police investigation, deadly creature, deadly, anthropologist, gory, supernatural, survival, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The X Species (2018)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Deep in the woods, an archaeological expedition is on the verge of a historic discovery, when they find themselves with no defense against an unrelenting predator. Taking refuge in the catacombs of a cave hidden in the hills, tensions escalate as ...
Plot: ancient, camping, cave, creature, scientist, hiking, folklore, sasquatch, archaeologist, anthropologist, burial ground, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.2
 29K
Slender Man (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a small town in Massachusetts, four high school girls perform a ritual in an attempt to debunk the lore of Slender Man. When one of the girls goes mysteriously missing, they begin to suspect that she is, in fact, his latest victim.
Style: suspense, scary, gothic, psychotronic, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: evil spirit, urban legend, forest, fear, supernatural, kidnapping, occult, violence, survival, panic attack, monster, demon ...
Time: 2010s
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%