Movies like The Living Skeleton

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The Living Skeleton (1968)
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The Living Skeleton (1968)
Original name: 吸血髑髏船
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The tale begins on the freighter Dragon King, which has been taken over by a motley band of good-for-nothings looking to get their hands on the cargo of gold the ship is carrying. The passengers and crew, their legs bound by shackles and chains, are gathered on deck, where they are gleefully massacred by the thieves. With the witnesses dead and the gold theirs, the murderous thugs set the Dragon King drifting out across the vast Pacific.
Plot: ghost ship, skeleton, cargo ship, zombie, vampire, ship, gold, fog, massacre, mad scientist, twin sister, piracy, stolen gold, female ghost, evil priest, stabbed in the eye, human skeleton

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Most similar movies to The Living Skeleton

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, psychotronic and serious films with plots about vampire, supernatural, zombie, female nudity, deadly, danger and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like The Living Skeleton: Horror of the Zombies (1974), Fiend (1980), Zombie Christ (2010), Evil Face (1974), Ghost Ship (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Horror of the Zombies (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a pair of models go missing from a boat, a rescue party discover an empty galleon carrying the coffins of the long dead Knights Templar. The rescue party board the galleon and then discover their own boat has vanished. The survivors struggle ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, ship, supernatural, danger, gory, isolation, survival, curses spells and rituals, evil, religions or cults, woman in danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: spain, europe
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95%
 4.5
 377
Fiend (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 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 ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: zombie, vampire, occult, supernatural power, ritual, corpse, violence, revenge, possession, supernatural, small town, blood ...
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80%
 2.3
 195
Zombie Christ (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Druids resurrect the partially mummified remains of Jesus. They force the zombified Christ to commit unspeakable acts as their sect prepares to rule a new age of mankind.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: druid, skeleton, bra and panties, bare breasts, voyeur, voyeurism, fisting, reanimation, forest, girl with glasses, exploitation, duct tape over mouth ...
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76%
 5.4
 219
Evil Face (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, Turkey
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Baron Ivan Rassimov, a brilliant doctor, died horribly during a fire burst in his laboratory. Since that day, his daughter Tanja retired to a life of reclusion, covering with a dark veil her disfigured face. Professor Nijinski was once a student of ...
Style: gothic horror
Plot: disfigured face, mad scientist, experiment, transplant, mad doctor, skeleton, blood spatter, female nudity, bare breasts, small breasts, blood splatter, italian gothic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 5.5
 95K
Ghost Ship (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After discovering a passenger ship missing since 1962 floating adrift on the Bering Sea, salvagers claim the vessel as their own. Once they begin towing the ghost ship towards harbor, a series of bizarre occurrences happen and the group becomes ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, ghost, ship, supernatural horror, survival, escapades, ocean, danger, gory, shipwreck, death, sea disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1962, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.6
 466
Darkness (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small community is besieged by vampires. After he watches friends ravaged in a convenience store, a lone avenger goes off to do battle with the undead, armed with shotgun, chainsaw, and Holy water. Later he finds other survivors and they try to ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, rough, gothic, scary ...
Plot: vampire, zombie, battles, gore, imaginary, heroes, deadly creature, graphic violence, survival, small town, store, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Bombshell Bloodbath (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Doctor Carter losts his wife and devotes his life to resurrecting her. However, every test of his C-900 formula creates hungry, flesh-eating zombies. Then, his daughter Cara contracts the virus and she and her sister strive to obtain the anti-serum.
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, suspense, scary
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, gory, young girl, back from the dead, family secret, experiment, father daughter relationship, death of wife, tape over mouth, redneck, corpse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Vampire Doll (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A young man travels out into the countryside to meet his fiance, Yuko. When he arrives at the secluded house he is told by her mother that she has died in a car accident. He spends the night at the house and hears some strange sounds at night, even ...
Style: asian horror
Plot: vampire, facial scar, fiance fiancee relationship, doctor, scar, fiancee, hypnosis, brother sister relationship, hypnotism, groom, brother, landslide ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 279
Devil's Kiss (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, France, Andorra
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Former Countess Clair and Professor Gruber conduct occult research in castle basement of Count Victor, re-animating people to kill for them.
Style: gothic, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, modeling, possession, fashion photographer, devil worship, monster, professor, reanimation, basement, supernatural power, female full frontal nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Dracula, Prisoner of Frankenstein (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, France, Liechtenstein, Portugal
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Dr. Frankenstein and his assistant Morpho are killed just as they bring their creation to life. The monster is taken by Cagliostro and he now controls the monster and plans to have it mate and create the perfect master race!
Style: psychotronic
Plot: mad scientist, murder, hypnosis, castle, revenge, vampire, dracula, lycanthropy, mind control, laboratory, frankenstein, killing an animal ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Big Monster War (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When a Babylonian vampire comes to old Japan, an army of Japanese demons and ghosts gather and battle him.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: vampire, ghost, samurai, imaginary, danger, supernatural, rivalry, deadly, battles, gory, village, monster ...
Time: ancient history
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Horrors of Malformed Men (1969)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hirosuke (Teruo Yoshida) , a medical student with almost no recollection of his past, is trapped in an asylum, despite being perfectly sane. After escaping from the loony bin, and being framed for the murder of a circus girl, he spots the photo of a ...
Style: cult film, banned, surprise ending, psychedelic, banned film
Plot: flashback, dismemberment, insanity, human trafficking, funeral, cave, freakshow, amnesia, topless, incest, husband wife relationship, island ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Oasis of the Zombies (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In a remote desert oasis, a fortune in gold was hidden by the Nazis during World War 2. 50 years later, a bunch of fortune-hunters converge on that selfsame oasis. Imagine their discomfiture upon discovering that the gold is being guarded by an army ...
Style: suspense, scary, rough, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: zombie, gold, desert, treasure, expedition, creature feature, violence, brutality, fortune hunter, world war two, legend, oasis ...
Place: north africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Trapped Ashes (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Trapped in a house of horror, seven people discover that the only way they'll get out alive is to tell their scariest stories, setting the stage for five tales from directors Ken Russell, Sean S. Cunningham, Joe Dante, Monte Hellman and John ...
Style: anthology, serious, slasher, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: vampire, ghost, tour guide, supernatural, afterlife, captivity, femme fatale, deadly, danger, dangerous attraction, isolation, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Night of the Vampires (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The German police cannot solve the mystery of the seven murders which have alarmed the local villagers. They call in Inspector Doren of Interpol, and the only clue the Chief Constable can give the detective is the fact that, each time a murder was ...
Style: gothic, scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: village, vampire, interpol, supernatural, mystery, good versus evil, mad scientist, danger, escapades, imaginary, save the day, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 416
Frozen Scream (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mad scientists turn people into frozen zombies and the zombies wreak havoc and kill people.
Style: sinister
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, evil doctor, murder of husband, house, axe, danger, cult leader, axe murder, murder, freezer, scientist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 2.8
 461
The Wickeds (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Seven teenagers travel to an old, decrepit house, the site of a horror movie set and rumored to be haunted. But when two grave robbers arrive seeking refuge from an army of the living dead, it becomes the ultimate fight for survival.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, tense, scary ...
Plot: zombie, vampire, on the run, danger, haunted house, legends and myths, race against time, supernatural, deadly, youth, halloween, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Curse of the Blood Ghouls (1962)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 78 min.
Story: On their wedding night, a newlywed couple find themselves menaced by a bloodthirsty vampire.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, offbeat, serious, scary ...
Plot: vampire, blood transfusion, battering ram, theremin, pitchfork, castle, obsessive quest, supernatural, imaginary, escapades, danger, deadly ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Frankenstein's Army (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: Netherlands, USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Toward the end of World War II, Russian soldiers pushing into eastern Germany stumble across a secret Nazi lab, one that has unearthed and begun experimenting with the journal of one Dr. Victor Frankenstein. The scientists have used the legendary ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, deadly creature, mad scientist, military, deadly, human experiment, mission gone awry, communication problem, secret mission, supernatural, soldier, hapless soldier ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Hannah, Queen of the Vampires (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Two archaeologists on a scientific dig come across a vampire burial ground and discover that the creatures are about to awaken and attack a nearby village.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: vampire, flashlight, supernatural power, investigator, heartbeat, myth, wolf, castle, teacher, ghost, tomb, queen ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.3
 851
Vampyres (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Victor Matellano directs this tale set in a stately English manor inhabited by two older female vampires and with their only cohabitant being a man imprisoned in the basement. Their lives and lifestyle are upended when a trio of campers come upon ...
Style: sexy
Plot: sexploitation, vampire, lesbian kiss, throat cut, female nudity, male nudity, lesbian vampire, exploitation, throat slitting, male full rear nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.3
 2K
Blood Vessel (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Near the end of World War II, the survivors of a torpedoed hospital ship cling to life aboard a crowded lifeboat. With no food, water, or shelter, all seems lost – until an eerily silent German minesweeper drifts ominously towards them, giving ...
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, macabre
Plot: world war two, vampire, supernatural romance, fascist, beast, little girl, german, isolation, survival, nazi, supernatural, violence ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 1.6
 163
Blood Red Moon (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Megan and Victor are teens in love. Victor is a vampire and he is being blamed for a rash of murders in town. It's up to Megan to help to clear Victor's name and to find the vicious killer who is responsible.
Style: serious, scary, gothic, bleak, suspense
Plot: vampire, supernatural, love and romance, deadly, crimes, zombie, youth, deadly creature, teenage love, teenage life, fall in love, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Body Beneath (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A family of vampires takes over an estate known as Carfax Abbey. Since inbreeding is destroying the family line, they need new blood to keep the family going, so they set out to find new sources.
Style: scary, serious, slasher, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: vampire, race against time, babies and infants, deadly, zombie, supernatural, rescue, danger, master and servant, dangerous animal, clergy, church ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Demoniacs (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A gang of pirates rape the two sole survivors of a ship wreck. The violated girls are rescued by the strange inhabitants of a supposedly haunted island, where they are granted supernatural powers to strike revenge against the pirates.
Style: sexual, offbeat, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, pirate, deal with the devil, nudity (full frontal - brief), revenge, rape, sadism, tavern, sailor, clown, tomb, skeleton ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Satanic Rites of Dracula (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The police and British security forces call in Professor Van Helsing to help them investigate Satanic ritual which has been occurring in a large country house, and which has been attended by a government minister, an eminent scientist and secret ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic, scary, suspenseful, saga ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, dracula, plague, satanist, gory, supernatural ability, danger, race against time, hostages, curses spells and rituals, uncover truth ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974
Place: london, england, scotland yard, europe, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.6
 832
The Demon (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Random people are terrorized by a malevolent man who brings their worst fears to life.
Style: slasher, psychotronic
Plot: kidnapping, murder, stalking, disco, monster, skeleton, investigation, supernatural, demon, sexploitation, extrasensory perception, female nudity ...
Place: johannesburg south africa, south africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Rape Zombie: Lust of the Dead (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: After a nuclear attack in Tokyo, the female population is attacked by infected males who have become sex-crazed zombies, hungry for human flesh. Officeworker Momoko and nurse Nozomi seek shelter in a Shinto Shrine, where they meet housewife Kanae ...
Style: brutal, splatter, asian horror
Plot: zombie, rape, walking dead, lesbianism, violence, zombie attack, sex scene, nurse, gang rape, sexual predator, nudity (topless - notable), swordsman ...
Place: japan, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.3
 148
Dead of Night (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: As a vampire searches for his deceased wife, a homicide detective is hot on his trail.
Plot: vampire, reincarnation, nudity (full frontal - brief), prostitute, sex, police, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Forest of the Vampire (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A group of young friends on a road trip decide to take a hiking trip into a remote forest and stumble upon the lair of a powerful vampire.
Plot: vampire, evil, female vampire, sexy woman, blood, wilderness, sexy girl
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%