Movies like The Upstairs Neighbour

If you like "The Upstairs Neighbour" you are looking for movies about / with writers, occult, neighbor, ritual, sacrifice, cafe and satanic ritual themes of Comedy, Drama and Horror genre shot in USA.
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The Upstairs Neighbour (1995)
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The Upstairs Neighbour (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pulp novelist Eric lives in a bad neighborhood, and the guy upstairs annoys him with his noise. Gradually this escalates to pranksters phone calls and wire tapping which ticks off Eric's already unstable, nervous and paranoid personality.
Plot: writers, occult, neighbor, ritual, sacrifice, cafe, satanic ritual, paranoia, apartment building, human sacrifice, novelist, phone tap
Place: los angeles

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Most similar movies to The Upstairs Neighbour

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out weird, humorous, scary and slasher films with plots about murder, blood, occult, friendship, death, nudity (full frontal - brief) and violence mostly in Comedy, Drama and Horror genres. Some movies like The Upstairs Neighbour: Amerikana (2001), Satanic Panic (2019), When the Party's Over (1992), American Zombie (2007), Rosemary's Baby (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Amerikana (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Following the Dogma rules does not make this film hard to watch... In the end, it is a great story and shows that Merendino can be a mature filmmaker. It's about two guys a Vespa and a trip from South Dakota to Los Angeles. It's funny, ...
Style: road movie, underground film
Plot: self discovery, unhappiness, friendship, road trip, friendship between men, countryside, music
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Satanic Panic (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A pizza delivery girl is suddenly in for the fight of her young life when encountering a group of Satanists in need of a virgin to ritually sacrifice.
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: date night
Plot: satanic cult, cult, satanist, virgin, coven, sacrifice, satanism, curse, loss of virginity, virginity, loss of daughter, cancer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
When the Party's Over (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story takes place in LA, in the house of four housemates, three women, MJ, Frankie and Amanda, and an homosexual, Banks. MJ is the kind of girl to whom money means everything and to whom others mean almost nothing. Frankie is a social worker and ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: coming of age, neighbor, sex, gays and lesbians, gender, love and romance, couples, friends, friendship, self discovery, twentysomething life, gay interest ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
American Zombie (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Documents the daily lives of a small community of the living deceased who make their home in Los Angeles.
Style: satirical, humorous, captivating, disturbing, weird
Plot: zombie, found footage, satire, living dead, social problems, isolated community, everyday life, life is a bitch, walking dead, zombie outbreak, society, zombie attack ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 8.0
 213K
Rosemary's Baby (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A young couple moves into an infamous New York apartment building to start a family. Things become frightening as Rosemary begins to suspect her unborn baby isn't safe around their strange neighbors.
Style: psychological, surreal, gothic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: paranoia, satanic cult, devil, witch, murder, satanism, supernatural, demonic possession, pregnancy, witchcraft, rape, coven ...
Time: 60s, year 1966, year 1965, 20th century
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, usa, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Invasion of the Blood Farmers (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Somewhere in upstate New York, a young woman is terrorized by a group of rural farmers primarily interested in a harvest of blood.
Style: disturbing, psychotronic, christmas horror
Plot: exploitation, druid, murder, sacrifice, occult, farm, ritual, ritual murder, death, decapitation, violence, killing an animal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Little Noises (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A struggling writer steals poems written by his mute friend to achieve fame and fortune.
Plot: poetry, mute, plagiarism, friendship, writers, female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Witchcraft IV: The Virgin Heart (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Rock musicians are selling their souls to the devil for fame and fortune. An attorney with magical powers attempts to stop it.Rock musicians are selling their souls to the devil for fame and fortune. An attorney with magical powers attempts to stop ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: sex, rock and roll, witchcraft, nudity (full frontal - brief), erotica, death, singer, lawyer, devil worship, ritual murder, manager, lucifer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 3.3
 178
Manos Returns (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: MANOS Returns is the follow up film to the cult favorite Manos: The Hands of Fate, created by Jackey Neyman Jones who portrayed Debbie from the original film.
Style: macabre, surprise ending, psychotronic, scary, psychological ...
Plot: murder, supernatural power, secret, fear, hallucination, mind control, evil cult, escape, love interest, lesbian, mother daughter relationship, fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.3
 91K
The Babysitter (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Cole stays up past his bedtime, he discovers that his hot babysitter is part of a Satanic cult that will stop at nothing to keep him quiet.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, bully, sacrifice, murder, hanging, corpse, dark humor, accidental suicide, satanic ritual, first kiss, characters killed one by one, car theft ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.1
 555
Blood Sabbath (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A coven of witches captures a young man traveling through the woods. He gets involved in a power struggle between a beautiful witch and the evil queen who heads the coven.
Style: suspense, scary, bleak, captivating, cult film ...
Plot: witch, coven, human sacrifice, occult, curse, ritual, witchcraft, supernatural, convention, nymph, flashback, goat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Lovely by Surprise (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lovely by Surprise follows the journey of novelist Marian Walker as she attempts to finish her first novel. Facing the age-old problem of writer’s block, Marian seeks advice from a mentor and ex-lover. His seemingly innocent advice to kill the ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, light
Plot: writers, creative block, relationships, crisis, travel, father daughter relationship, car salesman, hot dog, swimming pool
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.4
 30K
SLC Punk! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two former geeks become 1980s punks, then party and go to concerts while deciding what to do with their lives.
Style: realistic, harsh, intense, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: punk, subculture, rebelliousness, self destructing, coming of age, rebellion, rock, drug overdose, friendship, antisocial behavior, heavy metal culture, breaking the fourth wall ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: north dakota, england, california, utah, woodstock ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.6
 1K
Star Maps (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Carlos wants to be an actor. But his father, Pepe, wants him to work in the family business, that is, male prostitution. Carlos decides that he will be one of his father's boys until he can get his foot in the door in Hollywood.
Style: sexy, emotional, allegory, visually appealing, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rent boy, male prostitution, coming of age, mental illness, dysfunctional family, sex, prostitution, suicide, tragedy, powerful ending, bittersweet, milf ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, spain, latin america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Me, Myself and I (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Me, Myself & I is a 1992 dark romantic comedy starring JoBeth Williams and George Segal. The movie is the directorial debut of editor and producer Pablo Ferro. Bill Macy, Shelley Hack and Ruth Gilbert also appear in this independent film.
Plot: neighbor, schizophrenia, hallucination, paranoia, split personality, time lapse photography, writing
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.3
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Virgin Report (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: West Germany, Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Part documentary, part mockumentary, part sexploitation, all Franco. Starting in the Garden of Eden we are taken on a voyage around the world that covers various rites of passage and cultures deflowering of the virgin.
Style: erotic, semi documentary, sexploitation film
Plot: adam and eve, puritan, virginity, teenage girl, beach, sex, sexuality, female nudity, male nudity, priest, kidnapping, neighbor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.6
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Blue Blood (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A debauched young aristocrat entrusts the running of his country house to Tom, the butler, on whom he depends absolutely. Before long the servant begins to dominate his master, to the alarm of the newly hired German nanny who senses sinister, ...
Style: weird
Plot: occult, folklore, servant, good versus evil, satanism, nightmare, haunted house, mansion, child murder, butler
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.2
 224
Fear Town, USA (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On St. Blevins Day (the most debauched of regional holidays), four boys looking to lose their virginity, a girl haunted by a dark secret, a lonely teenager, and an escaped mental patient all meet at a party in the woods. They were looking for fun ...
Style: parody, slasher, semi serious, humorous, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, serial murder, violence, seduction, characters killed one by one, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, terror, murder, fear, friendship, absurd humor, occult ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 5.4
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Jennifer's Body (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A newly possessed cheerleader turns into a killer who specializes in offing her male classmates. Can her best friend put an end to the horror?
Style: sexy, scary, sexual, slasher, satirical ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: supernatural, high school, succubus, seductress, teenager, dark humor, demon, small town, curses spells and rituals, transformation, satanic ritual, vampire ...
Time: 80s
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.5
 11K
Brain Damage (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A normal, average guy who lives in New York City becomes dependent on an evil, disembodied brain.
Style: surreal, scary, psychedelic, semi serious, macabre ...
Plot: body horror, hallucination, addiction, monster, parasite, dark humor, drug abuse, alien, surrealism, murder, creature, brain ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Hambone and Hillie (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An elderly woman searches for her lost dog. Director Roy Watts' 1984 drama stars Lillian Gish, Timothy Bottoms, Candy Clark, O. J. Simpson, Alan Hale Jr. and Jack Carter.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Plot: dog, friendship, family relations, animal life, friends, golden years, heroes, adventure, journey, dog hit by a car, fireworks
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 23K
Excision (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Alienated teen Pauline struggles with the pressures of fitting into high school, pleasing her mother and a burning desire to lose her virginity. With a grotesque curiosity for the darker side of life, Pauline is considered a social outcast by ...
Style: disturbing, surreal, psychological, tense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: social outcast, dysfunctional family, body horror, high school, sister sister relationship, surgeon, mentally unstable, social relations, mentally unstable protagonist, teacher, obsession, losing-it hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Children of the Corn: Runaway (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The plot of Children of the Corn: Runaway follows a young pregnant Ruth who escapes a murderous child cult in a small Midwestern town. She spends the next decade living anonymously in an attempt to spare her son the horrors that she experienced as a ...
Style: slasher, tense, suspenseful, captivating, scary ...
Plot: religious cult, sacrifice, small town, ritual, mystery, children, intrigue, human sacrifice, rivalry, murder, isolation, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Babysitter: Killer Queen (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two years after defeating a satanic cult led by his babysitter Bee, Cole's trying to forget his past and focus on surviving high school. But when old enemies unexpectedly return, Cole will once again have to outsmart the forces of evil.
Style: captivating, tense, humorous, slasher, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satanic cult, love hate relationship, male virgin, survival horror, loss of virginity, nanny, ritual, deal with the devil, snake, conspiracy, husband wife relationship, murder ...
Time: 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.9
 2K
Little Boxes (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: It's the summer before 6th grade, and Clark is the new-in-town biracial kid in a sea of white. Discovering that to be cool he needs to act 'more black,' he fumbles to meet expectations, while his urban intellectual parents Mack and ...
Plot: interracial family, interracial couple, professor, writers, birthday, female photographer, youth, ethnicity, riding a bicycle, bookstore, photographer, pool party ...
Place: new york, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
 6K
Chuck & Buck (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Buck is a man-child who has lived his existence in a life of kindergarten collages and lollipops. Buck remembers his old childhood friend Chuck, with whom he feels a need to reconnect with after having invited him to his mother's funeral. Buck ...
Style: psychological, stylized, cynical, humorous, disturbing ...
Plot: obsession, gay, friendship, dark humor, stalking, childhood friend, mentally unstable, sexuality, love triangle, unrequited love, man child, death of mother ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.2
 207
Monstrosity (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young man, whose girlfriend was killed by street thugs, builds a Golem which is then programmed to go out and kill the thugs.
Style: slasher
Plot: rape, absurdism, revenge, supernatural being, golem, monster, gang, murder, female nudity, hollywood, guardian angel, frankenstein's monster ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.0
 56
People (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Six vignettes pit an assortment of characters against each other in everyday situations.
Plot: suicide, therapy, existentialism, sadism, hospital, chinese, masochism, paranoia, boxing
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.7
 27
CXL (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Story: This poignant and darkly comedic debut feature from Sean Gillane focuses on Nolan, an aspiring writer who feels stuck. He is frustrated with his career, his relationships, the world and ultimately with himself. Unable to keep from displaying his ...
Plot: magic realism, writers, career, bookstore, imagination, ego, boy meets girl, obsession, book
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Lightning Incident (1991)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: McKeon's baby is kidnapped by a devil-worshipping cult and she uses her new-found psychic abilities to track them down.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: baby, lightning, satanism, human sacrifice, sacrifice, birth, sect, satanist, occult, supernatural, cult, psychic ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%