Movies like The Upstairs Neighbour

If you like "The Upstairs Neighbour" you are looking for movies about / with writers, occult, paranoia, sacrifice, cafe, ritual and human sacrifice 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, paranoia, sacrifice, cafe, ritual, human sacrifice, neighbor, apartment building, novelist, satanic ritual, 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 scary, psychotronic, semi serious and humorous films with plots about murder, occult, death, blood, sacrifice, human sacrifice and friendship mostly in Comedy, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like The Upstairs Neighbour: Amerikana (2001), Little Evil (2017), Satanic Panic (2019), Rosemary's Baby (1968), Invasion of the Blood Farmers (1972). 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
Plot: music, unhappiness, friendship, road trip, friendship between men, countryside
Place: los angeles
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95%
 5.7
 20K
Little Evil (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Gary, who has just married Samantha, the woman of his dreams, discovers that her six-year-old son may be the Antichrist.
Style: suspense, scary, semi serious
Plot: occult, antichrist, stepfather, dark secret, stepfather stepson relationship, newlywed, single mother, mind control, human sacrifice, newlyweds, prophecy, husband wife relationship ...
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63%
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: tense, psychological, disturbing, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night
Plot: satanic cult, pizza delivery, cult, sacrifice, violence, survival, deadly, danger, insanity, disorder, brutality, obsession ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 8.0
 199K
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: surreal, psychological, gothic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: satanic cult, losing-it hero, mystery, witch, devil, mind game, hallucination, woman in danger, pregnancy, demonic possession, supernatural, dreams ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1965, year 1966
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: witchcraft, warlock, attorney, occult, devil worship, death, ritual, lawyer, lucifer, british, rock musician, devil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: psychotronic
Plot: ritual, sacrifice, gore, exploitation, farm, murder, occult, druid, occult ritual, ritual murder, cane, lame ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: friendship, writers, plagiarism, poetry, mute, female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
 77K
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: exciting, tense, suspense, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: blood, corpse, slasher killer, satanic ritual, murder, book, sacrifice, bully, teenager, dark humor, characters killed one by one, villainess ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Satan's Cheerleaders (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The janitor at a local high school is actually the scout for a coven of Satanists on the lookout for a virgin to sacrifice. One day he kidnaps the cheerleading squad to use for their rituals. However, unbeknownst to the devil-worshipers, one of the ...
Style: parody, psychotronic
Plot: virgin sacrifice, cheerleader, revenge, occult, witch, virgin, satanism, demon, satanist, bus, teenager, school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.2
 142
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, psychological, scary ...
Plot: supernatural power, hallucination, secret, fear, murder, evil cult, lesbian, escape, fight, chase, human sacrifice, father daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: humorous, sexual, gloomy, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: love and romance, gender, self discovery, twentysomething life, friendship, coming of age, gays and lesbians, friends, couples, sex, neighbor, homosexual ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.1
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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, bleak, scary, captivating
Plot: coven, witch, human sacrifice, curse, ritual, occult, nymph, convention, cult, female nudity, forest, throat slitting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, travel, crisis, relationships, swimming pool, father daughter relationship, hot dog, car salesman
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.4
 26K
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, sentimental, humorous, harsh, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: punk, subculture, rebelliousness, self destructing, heavy metal, antisocial behavior, friendship, rebellion, college graduate, individualism, drugs/alcohol, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: north dakota, utah, los angeles, wyoming, canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Manos: The Hands of Fate (1966)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A family gets lost on the road and stumbles upon a hidden, underground, devil-worshiping cult led by the fearsome Master and his servant Torgo.
Style: cult film, psychotronic, scary, serious, slasher ...
Plot: cult, destiny, family in danger, hand, gun, fire, flashlight, sacrifice, couple relations, family life, woman in danger, psychopath ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 953
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: emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, dysfunctional family, male prostitution, rent boy, mental illness, coming of age, gender, gays and lesbians, love and romance, life is a bitch, society, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, latin america, usa, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, hallucination, schizophrenia, time lapse photography, paranoia, writing, split personality
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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, ...
Plot: occult, butler, haunted house, satanism, nightmare, child murder, mansion, good versus evil, servant
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: tense, suspenseful, serious, scary, captivating
Plot: religious cult, human sacrifice, sacrifice, small town, ritual, mystery, children, danger, intrigue, deadly, rivalry, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.4
 240
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, sexploitation film, semi documentary
Plot: puritan, drinking champagne, virgin, monk, cult, torture, teenage girl, sex scene, sexuality, ritual, fight, blood on face ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 193
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, humorous, suspense, semi serious, cult film ...
Plot: psychopath, serial murder, murder, violence, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, characters killed one by one, friendship, terror, fear, seduction, revenge, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 10K
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, semi serious, scary, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: body horror, addiction, hallucination, parasite, dark humor, drug abuse, monster, junkyard, murder, surrealism, brain, brain damage ...
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: heroes, adventure, golden years, animal life, friends, family relations, friendship, dog, dog hit by a car, fireworks, journey
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 6.1
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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: scary, surreal, tense, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, social outcast, high school, obsession, mentally unstable, transplant, surgeon, losing-it hero, gory, social relations, teacher, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.8
 88
Coyote (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An insomniac writer's sleep-deprived hallucinations distort reality as paranoia drives him to extreme violence.
Plot: paranoia, writers, sanity, murder, dream, blood, death, dog bite, female nudity, crossbow, insanity, insomnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 5K
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, cynical, humorous, stylized, semi serious ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, friendship, childhood friend, dark humor, gay, reunion, danger, dysfunctional character, mentally unstable, love triangle, unrequited love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.2
 166
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.
Plot: golem, revenge, rape, absurdism, murder, gang, monster, gore, vigilante, marriage, female nudity, rape and revenge ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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, pool party, birthday, female photographer, writers, bookstore, riding a bicycle, breaking a window, photographer
Place: new york, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.5
 348
Darklands (1996)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A reporter investigates ritual profanations and finds himself involved with a Druidic cult.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: sacrifice, cult, child born of rape, terror, rape, witchcraft, pregnant from rape, satanic ritual, conspiracy, religion, pagan, psychopath ...
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.3
 120K
Jennifer's Body (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
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, sexual, scary, satirical, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: seductress, dark humor, teenagers, succubus, supernatural, female killer, satanic ritual, high school, curses spells and rituals, demon, small town, demons ...
Time: 80s
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%