Movies like Castle of Blood

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Castle of Blood (1964)
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Castle of Blood (1964)
Original name: Danza macabra
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A writer accepts a wager that he cannot spend the night alone in a haunted castle on All Soul's Eve. Once night falls at the castle, several who had been murdered therein return to life, reliving their deaths and seeking to kill the writer for his blood in a vain attempt to stay alive beyond that one night.
Style: gothic, scary, tense, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: ghost, gothic horror, nudity (full frontal - brief), vampire, castle, bet, survival, supernatural, danger, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, escapades, anniversary, deadly, haunted house, deadly creature, palaces castles and temples, edgar allan poe, snake, writers, sex scene, haunted castle, kitten, wager, killing an animal ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and atmospheric films with plots about danger, supernatural, deadly, curses spells and rituals, ghost, supernatural ability and vampire mostly in Horror and Mystery genres. Some movies like Castle of Blood: Nightmare Castle (1965), Web of the Spider (1971), An American Ghost Story (2012), Lust for a Vampire (1971), Black Sabbath (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Nightmare Castle (1965)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman and her lover are tortured and killed by her sadistic husband. The pair return from the grave to seek vengeance.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, gothic, serious ...
Plot: gothic horror, supernatural, ghost, rivalry, murder, infidelity, mad scientist, possessed woman, experiment gone awry, obsession, vengeance, haunted by the past ...
Time: 60s
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Web of the Spider (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Alan Foster, a professional American journalist, travels to London to meet with Edgar Allen Poe for an interview. While in London, Alan soon finds himself in the company of Lord Blackwood, and Alan accepts a bet to spend a night in his castle
Style: stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: haunted house, vampire, ghost, murder, castle, gothic horror, psychopath, supernatural, escapades, supernatural ability, journalism, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, castle, pitchfork, blood transfusion, battering ram, theremin, obsessive quest, supernatural, imaginary, escapades, danger, deadly ...
Time: 60s
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An American Ghost Story (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Paul, an unemployed writer, decides to rent and live in a house that's rumored to be haunted, he puts his life and his relationships in grave danger as he obsessively attempts to get the story that will finally make his career.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, scary, atmospheric
Plot: ghost, haunted house, writer's life, curses spells and rituals, uncover truth, danger, supernatural, fear, deadly, violence, artists and showbiz
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Lust for a Vampire (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1830, the Karnstein heirs use the blood of an innocent to bring forth the evil that is the beautiful Mircalla - or as she was in 1710, Carmilla. The nearby Finishing School offers rich pickings not only in in the blood of nubile young ladies but ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, gothic, serious ...
Plot: vampire, mystery, dangerous attraction, fall in love, mysterious character, supernatural, femme fatale, serial killer, crimes, danger, curses spells and rituals, village ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1830s, 19th century, 15th century ...
Place: austria, europe, england
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Black Sabbath (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three short tales of supernatural horror. In “The Telephone,” a woman is plagued by threatening phone calls. In "The Wurdalak,” a family is preyed upon by vampiric monsters. In “The Drop of Water,” a deceased medium wreaks havoc on ...
Style: scary, serious, atmospheric, gothic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, family in danger, woman in danger, destiny, vampire, supernatural, afterlife, vengeance, ghost, good versus evil, strangulation, visceral ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: russia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Dracula: Prince of Darkness (1966)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Whilst vacationing in the Carpathian Mountain, two couples stumble across the remains of Count Dracula's castle. The Count's trusted servant kills one of the men, suspending the body over the Count's ashes so that the blood drips from ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: gothic horror, vampire, blood, good versus evil, woman in danger, crucifix, stalking, vengeance, zombie, supernatural, imaginary, supernatural ability ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1920s
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And Now the Screaming Starts! (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the late 18th century, two newlyweds move into the stately mansion of husband Charles Fengriffen. The bride, Catherine, falls victim to a curse placed by a wronged servant on the Fengriffen family and all its descendants.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary, gloomy ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, woman in danger, curse, danger, haunted by the past, mysterious character, domestic disturbance, supernatural ability, afterlife, family in danger ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Amityville Dollhouse (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dollhouse that is a replica of the infamous Amityville haunted house is given to a little girl. Soon after, all sorts of horrible unexplained accidents start to happen. The family must work together to fight off the terrifying evil that has ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, occult, supernatural, supernatural ability, missing child, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, family problems, danger, dollhouse, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
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Reel Evil (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Struggling filmmakers - Kennedy, Cory and James - finally catch the break they were looking for when they are hired to shoot a 'behind-the-scenes' documentary for a major studio production. But their dream job quickly turns into a ...
Style: scary, tense, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Prison of the Dead (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Kristof, an eccentric rich kid, tricks his high school friends into getting back together for a reunion of sorts, under the pretense of a funeral. The group of twenty-somethings is forced to spend the night in an old abandoned witches' prison. ...
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The Devil's Wedding Night (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The 1800s: scholarly Karl Schiller believes he's found the ring of the Nibelungen, which holds great power. It's at Castle Dracula. His twin, Franz, a gambler, asks if vampires frighten Karl; Karl shows him an Egyptian amulet, which may ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, suspense, humorous ...
Plot: vampire, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, master and servant, supernatural, murder, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, magical ring, supernatural romance, gothic horror, virgin ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Fiancee of Dracula (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Van Helsing-like professor and his protegé are tracking Dracula's descendants through the world of "parallels", creatures who are human in form but live quite distinct psychic lives. A circus dwarf who is in love with one of these ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, surreal, gothic, scary
Plot: vampire, supernatural, good versus evil, imaginary, escapades, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, supernatural romance, obsessive quest, danger, clergy ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Nucingen House (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: Romania, France, Chile
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Surreal gothic comedy about a gambler who wins a strange Chilean mansion and takes his frail wife there.
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Genre: Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 81 min.
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Night of the Devils (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Night of the Devils is an Italian vampire thriller with a remarkably good pedigree. The script is based on The Wurdalak, a short story by A.K. Tolstoy. The central character is the patriarch of a wealthy family who fears that he will show up one day ...
Style: gothic, scary, serious, suspenseful
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Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The House of Seven Corpses (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A director is filming on location in a house where seven murders were committed. The caretaker warns them not to mess with things they do not understand (the murders were occult related), but the director wants to be as authentic as possible and has ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, psychotronic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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The Amityville Horror (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: George Lutz and his wife Kathleen, move into their Long Island dream house with their children only for their lives to be turned into a hellish nightmare. The legacy of a murder committed in the house gradually affects the family and a priest is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic, macabre ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974, year 1975
Place: long island, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Nude Vampire (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A suicide cult led by a mysterious figure known as The Master. Oliver Martin is the hero, who tries to rescue pretty Caroline Cartier from the cult, only to find out that yet another group of vampires wants to save her too.
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Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, captivating ...
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Twins of Evil (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: While dabbling in Satanism, Count Karstein resurrects Mircalla Karnstein who initiates him into vampirism. As a rash of deaths afflicts the village, Gustav the head of Puritan group leads his men to seek out and destroy the pestilence. One of his ...
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23%
Lips of Blood (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Frederick sees a photograph of a ruined seaside castle, which triggers a strange childhood memory. He then goes on a strange quest, aided by four female vampires, to find the castle and the beautiful woman who lives there.
Style: gothic, sexy, surreal, mind bending, scary ...
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Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
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7 Below (2012)
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Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story centers on a group of strangers trapped in a time warp house where a terrible event transpired exactly 100 years prior.
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Genre: Horror
Country: Japan, USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 94 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Complex (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Nursing student Asuka (Atsuko Maeda) has just moved into an apartment complex with her parents and younger brother. On the first night in her new room, she is awoken by a strange scratching sound coming from the apartment of her neighbor, a ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 2.8
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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, tense, psychological, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Werewolf Versus the Vampire Woman (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, West Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Elvira is travelling through the French countryside with her friend Genevieve, searching for the lost tomb of a medieval murderess and possible vampire, Countess Wandessa. They find a likely site in the castle of Waldemar Daninsky, who invites the ...
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21%