Movies like The Laughing Dead

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The Laughing Dead (1989)
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The Laughing Dead (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Zombies, demons, and a mad doctor await a bus-load of folks looking for a tour of Aztec ruins. Father O'Sullivan is a Catholic priest who has lost his faith in God and who cannot forget the nun with whom he once had an affair (and a son). O'Sullivan serves as tour guide for archaeological student Cal, New Agers Wilbur and Clarisse Lemming, runaway Laurie, and tourists Dozois and Frost on a bus trip to Mexico. No one is more surprised than O'Sullivan when his love, Tessie, also boards the bus with her bratty son Ivan. In Mexico, Cal reveals his knowledge of a crucial ancient text, just in time for the Day of the Dead festivities. Meanwhile, evil Dr. Um-tzec is planning an apotheosis for himself that will culminate in his incarnation as the Death God, and what he needs to accomplish this is the hearts of sacrificial children ... lots and lots of hearts. While Father O'Sullivan grapples with the emotions of seeing Tessie again, he is approached by Dr. Um-tzec to perform an exorcism; but ...
Plot: zombie, priest in love, monster, creature feature, possessed human, child sacrifice, possession, new age, basketball, children, female nudity, nun, priest, archaeologist, dream, single mother, meditation, festival, tour guide, confession, runaway teen, possessed woman, decapitation, temple, illegitimate son ...
Place: mexico

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Most similar movies to The Laughing Dead

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, psychotronic, slasher and cult film films with plots about gore, zombie, female nudity, blood, violence, murder and monster mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like The Laughing Dead: The Boy from Hell (2004), Demon Resurrection (2008), Dorm of the Dead (2006), The Power (1984), Bone Sickness (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Boy from Hell (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A mysterious old woman appears before Setsu, who has recently lost her only child in a tragic accident. She says she can bring Setsu's son, Daio back to life. After agreeing to this sinister proposal, Daio returns to his mother, but to ...
Style: suspense
Plot: body horror, zombie, doctor, cannibal, curse, child sacrifice, car accident, dead children, hospital, grave, back from the dead, child murderess ...
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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.
Style: suspense
Plot: zombie, rabbit, flesh eating zombie, gore, female director
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93%
Demon Resurrection (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In an isolated house, a group of friends battle supernatural forces as they try to protect a young woman from an evil cult in this low-budget shocker that pays homage to 70s horror and exploitation classics.
Style: scary, psychological, disturbing, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: monster, supernatural, zombie, demon, witchcraft, satanic cult, supernatural power, violence, cult, magic, african american, walking dead ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Dorm of the Dead (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: At Arkham University, campus bitches Clare and Julie have a score to settle with goth chicks Sarah and Allison. And when Amy accidentally unleashes a campus zombie epidemic, Clare picks Sarah as the perfect candidate to join the walking dead! But ...
Style: suspense
Plot: zombie, college, undead, female nudity, lesbianism, lesbian, blonde, nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbian sex, blood, bare breasts, gore
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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The Power (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A man comes into possession of an ancient Aztec doll. However, the doll is possessed by an evil spirit, which takes over his body.
Style: psychotronic, twist ending, surprise ending
Plot: occult, supernatural, monster, possession, puppet, journalism, transformation, child murder, teenager, murder, high school, demon ...
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84%
Bone Sickness (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Her husband's health suddenly devastated by a terminal bone disease, a desperate young woman finds her search for alternative treatment leading to unexpectedly grave consequences.
Style: disturbing, bloody, cult film, weird, controversial
Plot: zombie, walking dead, body horror, violent, death, ghoul, loss of loved one, bloodbath, eaten alive, zombie violence, decapitation, female nudity ...
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82%
The Unnamable (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Back in the 1800's a lady gives birth to a monster. They decide that the baby is too ugly to name, therefore the monster is known as the "Unnamable". The creature brutally slaughters his family, and gets trapped in a vault. Go ahead ...
Style: slasher, semi serious, weird
Plot: monster, supernatural, college, murder, creature feature, magic spell, old dark house, demon, female nudity, violence, youth, deadly creature ...
Time: 80s
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81%
Zombie Bloodbath 3: Zombie Armageddon (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bunch of zombies that are used by the government to fight in a major war in the near future get launched into space. The space shuttle gets caught in a time warp and returns to Earth in the present day. Naturally, the zombies get loose and ...
Plot: zombie, zombie violence, flesh eating zombie, violence, gore, blood splatter, guts, gory, blood
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76%
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Raving Maniacs (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: At a rave, people give out glowing pills that turns people into zombies.
Style: suspense, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, virus, rave, rave party, incest, zombie violence, female nudity, drugs, gore
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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The Vineyard (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dr. Elson Po is one of the world's most famous wine grower. He has a magic potion which has kept him handsome and alive during the centuries. However, the magic which rejuvenates him seem to be less and less effective. As a side project he make ...
Style: slasher, cult film
Plot: zombie, wine, monster, exploitation, woman with a gun, supernatural being, experiment, voyeur, voyeurism, cheating wife, nightmare, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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, living dead, flesh eating zombie, violence, zombie violence, gore, gory, blood, guts, blood splatter
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72%
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Zombie A-Hole (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Zombie A-Hole takes place in a world that's a bit different from our own. A realm that teeters on the edge of sleaze and comic book stylized awesomeness. It's Planet Terror meets Sin City meets The Good The Bad and The Ugly. All the men ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, retro
Plot: zombie, survival horror, zombie violence, supernatural horror, zombie attack, sadist, sadistic horror, sadistic psychopath, sadistic cruelty, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, gore ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Don't Go Near the Park (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In the prehistory of man, 12,000 years ago, two members of a superhuman tribe abuse the treasured secret of eternal youth. They use the methods of ritual cannibalism on the children of their own tribe and when discovered by the 'Queen' of ...
Style: slasher, macabre, weird
Plot: sadist, zombie, suburban life, attempted rape, nightmare, curse, sacrifice, flesh eating, ritual, cannibal, supernatural horror, female nudity ...
Time: prehistoric times
Place: california
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67%
The Curse of the Screaming Dead (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of six friends are out in the rural south on a deer hunt (even though one of the six is blind), when they start hearing strange noises coming from the woods. An investigation of the sounds leads them to an old Confederate graveyard, which ...
Plot: zombie, civil war, american civil war, cannibal, soldier, cemetery, cannibalism, forest, diary, revenge, disembowelment, redneck ...
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66%
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Evil Clutch (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The story of a hideous monster who takes the form of a beautiful, seductive woman who in a torrent of special effects, beauty and monster transform into a climax of pure evil. For years this monster woman has cursed a small village, and to this day ...
Style: disturbing, bloody
Plot: zombie, body horror, monster, father daughter relationship, female killer, chainsaw, decapitation, demon, american abroad, castration, supernatural power, forest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Zombiez (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A woman finds herself on the run from the living dead. Her friends are being slaughtered and she can find no help. Will she survive or will she too fall victim to the Zombiez?
Style: suspense
Plot: zombie, burned alive, zombie violence, african american, cannibal, violence, female nudity, all black cast, murder, black american, loss of loved one, cannibalism ...
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64%
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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)
Style: suspense
Plot: zombie, convict, island, no survivors, bunker, blood splatter, gore
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Scalps (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Silly group of college science students go an dig around in an indian burial ground for artifacts. Unfortunately, one of them becomes possessed by the evil spirit of Black Claw so he must therefore slaughter all of his friends.
Style: slasher, splatter, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: scalping, rape, female nudity, ghost, teenager, desecration, exploitation, serial killer, monster, paranormal, cemetery, possession ...
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61%
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Skull Heads (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When an eccentric clan living in virtual isolation in an Italian castle finds their family togetherness threatened by the arrival of three mysterious strangers, they summon up some supernatural protectors to fend off the barbarian invasions.
Style: erotic, suspense, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: monster, puppet, making love, sex scene, killer doll, burglar, torture, female nudity, dungeon, inbreeding, castle, creature feature ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Dead Next Door (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The government sets up a zombie squad after an epidemic has made the world run rampant with living corpses. The team head off to Ohio to try and find a cure but soon run into a crazy cult of zombie lovers who are set on preserving the walking dead ...
Style: bloody, apocalyptic, serious, slasher, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural, living dead, murder, soldier, investigation, escapades, deadly creature, mad scientist, crimes, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Night They Returned (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: zombie, rock and roll, twin sister, cannibalism, flesh eating, female nudity, female killer, lesbian subtext, swamp, sexploitation, toxic, biohazard ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Insight of Evil (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Teenagers go to party at summer cottage and are killed off by vengeful soul.
Style: slasher
Plot: zombie, rape accusation, revenge, supernatural horror, missing girl, rape, masturbation, possession, twin sister, female nudity, ghost, urination ...
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59%
Ozone! Attack of the Redneck Mutants (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An ecological disaster turns some rednecks into flesh-eating mutants.
Style: splatter
Plot: redneck, zombie, virus, slime, garbage, disembowelment, flesh eating zombie, mutant, violence, mutation, transformation, gore ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Revenge of the Living Dead Girls (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A company, not wanting to pay for their chemicals to be dumped properly, put some into a truck of milk, which eventually kills three girls. The girls then return from the dead to seek bloody revenge.
Style: suspense, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie, female nudity, erotica, judiciary, supernatural being, twists and turns, supernatural, sex, zombie violence, sword, toxic, chaos ...
Time: 80s
Place: france
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58%
Curse of the Blue Lights (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A group of teenagers battle a horde of zombies and evil creatures that live underneath a graveyard.
Plot: zombie, monster, demon, scarecrow, cemetery, teenager, sword and sorcery
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58%
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Back from Hell (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An aspiring movie star sells his soul. Things go wrong, as they tend to. He goes home, which leads to all manner of unpleasantry for himself and his childhood friend, who has become a priest.
Style: satanic, psychotronic, splatter, cult film
Plot: zombie, deal with the devil, evil, evil dead, supernatural horror, interracial friendship, hanging, escape, bible, river, possession, actor ...
Place: michigan
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54%
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FleshEater (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teenagers, taking a nocturnal hayride come across the grave of a man. Little did they know that this deceased man is a zombie. One by one, the actual living are falling victim and becoming zombies. Eventually there are zombies everywhere, ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, slasher ...
Plot: zombie, survival, rescue, on the run, deadly creature, forest, sadism, eaten alive, halloween, murder, death, hell on earth ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Chilling (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The bodies at a cryogenic centre are defrosted by accident and turn into cannibalistic zombies.
Plot: zombie, cryogenics, bank robber, doberman, female nudity, bank robbery
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54%
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Gore Whore (1994)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When a lab assistant steals an important formula and all its documentation from Dr. Whitman, he hires a bottom-of-the-barrel private eye, Chase Barr, to locate it. When Barr digs deeper into the case he finds the lab assistant is actually a dead ...
Style: disturbing, controversial
Plot: zombie, bad girl, woman kills a man, murder, policewoman, sex, violence, racial slur, decapitation, dismemberment, castration, prostitute ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Violent New Breed (1997)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A detective investigating a rash of mysterious drug-related deaths finds a society of Satanists bent on bringing about the End Times.
Style: splatter
Plot: murder, child murder, pregnancy, suicide attempt, church, mutilation, violence, tentacle, demon, child sacrifice, gore, bathtub ...
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53%