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Dead Before Dawn (2012)
 4.7
 3K
Dead Before Dawn (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A bunch of college kids accidentally unleash an evil curse that causes people to kill themselves and turn into Zombie Demons, aka ZEMONS!
Style: not serious, scary, humorous, dark humor
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, save the day, danger, youth, chaos and mayhem, adventure, occult, young heroes, heroes, gory, curses spells and rituals, deadly, teenage life, friendship, death, supernatural, cheerleader, curse, grandfather grandson relationship, graphic violence, farce, sexual content, profanity, imaginary, female director ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, scary, not serious and dark humor films with plots about danger, supernatural, deadly, zombie, gory, graphic violence and blood mostly in Horror, Comedy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Dead Before Dawn: Freaks of Nature (2015), The Zombie King (2013), Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010), Zombieland (2013), Dead Moon Rising (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three scouts and lifelong friends join forces with one badass cocktail waitress to become the world’s most unlikely team of heroes. When their peaceful town is ravaged by a zombie invasion, they’ll fight for the badge of a lifetime and put ...
Style: not serious, bloody, humorous, scary, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, friendship, danger, strip club, gory, parody, small town, youth, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Freaks of Nature (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the town of Dillford, humans, vampires and zombies were all living in peace - until the alien apocalypse arrived. Now three teenagers-one human, one vampire, and one zombie-have to team up to figure out how to get rid of the visitors.
Style: vampire comedy, humorous, semi serious, dark humor, funny ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: vampire, zombie, supernatural, small town, teenager, alien, save the day, nerd, parody, apocalypse, high school, social satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 18th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Zombie King (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Samuel Peters (Edward Furlong), once an ordinary man, dabbles in the laws of voodoo to bring his wife back from the grave. He soon encounters the God of malevolence ‘Kalfu’ (Corey Feldman), and makes a pact with him to destroy the underworld and ...
Style: not serious, suspense, dark humor, humorous, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, survival, danger, deadly, chaos and mayhem, reincarnation, voodoo, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, gore, death of wife, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two hillbillies are suspected of being killers by a group of paranoid college kids camping near the duo's West Virginian cabin. As the body count climbs, so does the fear and confusion as the college kids try to seek revenge against the pair.
Style: dark humor, humorous, absurd, funny, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: death, nothing goes right, friends, vacation, in the woods, student, youth, buddies, disorder, accidental killing, slasher, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 5.9
 7K
Zombieland (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Zombieland follows four survivors outwitting zombies and searching for a place to call home.
Style: dark humor, humorous, absurd, road movie, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, escapades, chaos and mayhem, parody, anti hero, anti heroes, survival, danger, post apocalypse, road trip, corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Last Lovecraft: Relic of Cthulhu (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Jeff, a down on his luck office worker finds out he is the last living relative of horror novelist H.P. Lovecraft. What he doesn't know is that Lovecraft's monsters are real and will soon threaten the very existence of mankind. Jeff and ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, scary, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: h.p. lovecraft, good versus evil, supernatural, save the day, danger, friends, buddies, escapades, deadly, deadly creature, gory, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Dead Moon Rising (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mysterious disease overtakes the world, and the infected develop a hankering for human flesh. Jim and his fellow Cheapskate Car Rental clerks are oblivious to the changes going on right outside their door, until it literally gets right in their ...
Style: humorous, not serious, scary, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, supernatural, deadly creature, deadly, danger, gory, plague, chases and races, graphic violence, chaos, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 79K
Goosebumps (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After moving to a small town, Zach Cooper finds a silver lining when he meets next door neighbor Hannah, the daughter of bestselling Goosebumps series author R.L. Stine. When Zach unintentionally unleashes real monsters from their manuscripts and ...
Style: exciting, humorous, scary, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: horror for children, pre-teens, teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: teenagers, werewolf, good versus evil, monsters, adventure, monster, book, imaginary, magic, escapades, ventriloquist dummy, fantasy world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Zombies! Zombies! Zombies! (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A drug experiment gone wrong produces a league of blood-thirsty zombies. It is up to a small band of exotic dancers trapped in a gentleman's club to fight back. Together they must rely on their wits and skills to survive the night, and pray ...
Style: semi serious, scary, suspenseful, humorous, offbeat
Plot: zombie, experiment gone awry, survival, disorder, parody, drug use, experimental drug, self sacrifice, watching a movie, save the day, nightclub, group of strangers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 5K
Deadheads (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two inexplicably coherent zombies awake amidst a zombie attack and decide to take a road trip to find the one's lost love, unaware they are being chased by the agents of a ruthless company with it's own agenda.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, horror spoof
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, on the run, on the road, buddies, escapades, supernatural, danger, gory, deadly, comedy duo, chases and races, friends ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Dance of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With Prom only hours away, the usual suspects of Cosa High (Cheerleaders, geeks, bad boys and the happy-go-lucky student council alike) are preoccupied with the annual rituals of teendom. On the night of the big dance when the dead unexpectedly rise ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, scary, bloody, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, high school, back from the dead, prom, gory, supernatural, save the day, anti hero, unlikely couple, anti heroes, violence, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Goal of the Dead (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 140 min.
Story: For the Olympique de Paris soccer team, this away match scheduled against Caplongue was merely supposed to be one last chore before the end of the professional season. Yet no one could ever have imagined that an unknown rabies-like infection was ...
Style: humorous, scary, not serious, feel good, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural, imaginary, sport team, chaos, deadly creature, deadly, contests and competitions, danger, gory, plague, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Zombies Vs. Strippers (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The Tough Titty is about to go under after losing a lot of money and gaining no customers. After they bring together their staff for the night to declare bankruptcy and lay offs, little do they know that around them the city is being sieged by the ...
Style: rough, humorous, exciting, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, survival, chaos, gory, supernatural, danger, deadly, woman in danger, biker gang, stripper, strip club ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Blood Moon Rising (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Devil's daughter rises from the grave bringing with her zombies, werewolves, vampires and the armies of Hell to destroy Earth. Mankind's only salvation is a young hippie girl and a comic book geek Darrel.
Style: dark humor, suspenseful, humorous, scary, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: parody, zombie, supernatural, good versus evil, fall in love, gory, youth, escapades, vampire, odd couple, young heroes, unlikely couple ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Night of the Living Dorks (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Three not-so-cool school friends decide to try a old voodoo ritual. Later, they die in a car accident, but live on as zombies. But being a zombie has advantages, too...
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, entertaining, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, teenage love, curses spells and rituals, antidote, experiment gone awry, teenage life, gory, best friends, danger, youth, school, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.7
 742
Buck Wild (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A hunting vacation goes horribly awry for 4 friends after they accidentally shoot the lease's land owner.
Style: scary, not serious, humorous, sexy
Plot: zombie, danger, deadly, buddies, confined, friends, survival, supernatural, hunting, sex, graphic violence, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.9
 1K
Kill Zombie! (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The bizarre story takes place in Amsterdam-West, where a virus turns people into bloodthirsty zombies. Although much blood is flowing and many limbs chopped off, there is a lot to laugh at in this bizarre horror comedy.
Style: humorous, captivating, dark humor, tense, not serious ...
Plot: zombie, survival, danger, parody, chaos, buddies, supernatural, deadly, rescue mission, chaos and mayhem, anti heroes, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: amsterdam, europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Stupid Teenagers Must Die! (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: It's the 1980's and a group of typical horror movie high school kids are getting together to hold a séance in a haunted house. Naturally, people start dying preposterously bloody deaths, girls are getting naked for no apparent reason and ...
Style: humorous, scary, not serious, brutal, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, slasher, zombie, parody, danger, deadly, youth, supernatural, ghost, haunted house, teenage life, survival ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.8
 898
Hide and Creep (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Residents of a small Southern town contend with bloodthirsty zombies, a mysterious flying saucer, and bad television reception.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, rough, humorous, scary ...
Plot: zombie, deadly, danger, supernatural, gory, small town, store, small town life, satire, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, guts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When this year's round of unsuspecting Northerners fail to show up for their annual Guts N' Glory Jamboree, the residents of Pleasant Valley take their cannibalistic carnival on the road and head to Iowa where they encounter spoiled ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, scary, semi serious, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, gore, supernatural, rivalry, danger, strong violent content, sexual content, profanity, deadly, showbiz, on the road, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, usa, iowa, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.6
 12K
Stan Helsing (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: It's Halloween night and video store clerk Stan Helsing just got stuck with a last minute request to deliver some videos. With his best friend, his best friend's date, and a smoking hot ex-girlfriend waiting to go to a party, Stan ...
Style: humorous, exciting, scary, satirical, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: parody, farce, halloween, vampire, save the day, goofy hero, supernatural, deadly creature, disorder, serial killer, deadly, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Negative Happy Chainsaw Edge (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: One day, apathetic high school student Yosuke meets a beautiful girl named Eri. Eri does battle every night with an indestructible, chainsaw-wielding maniac, “Chainsaw Man”. As Yosuke and Eri bond, he eventually joins the fight. Features CG ...
Style: scary, stylized, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: teenager, supernatural, uninhibited rivalry, escapades, good versus evil, imaginary, youth, gory, teenage life, martial arts, misfit, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Sars Wars: Bangkok Zombie Crisis (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Thailand
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The fourth generation of the virus SARS is found in Africa! It's more dangerous and causes the patients to transform into bloodthirsty zombies. The virus quickly lands to Thailand, Dr. Bryan Thompson who creates the anti-virus, ends up getting ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, scary, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural, parody, gory, plague, chaos, rivalry, deadly, danger, mutant, rescue, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Dead Snow 2: Red vs. Dead (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Norway, Iceland, USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The gruesome Nazi Zombies are back to finish their mission, but our hero is not willing to die. He is gathering his own army to give them a final fight.
Style: humorous, scary, not serious, dark humor, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural, gore, young heroes, parody, survival, deadly, chases and races, axe, back from the dead, on the run, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.3
 2K
Blood Car (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In the near future, gas prices are at an astronomical high. One man is determined to find an alternate fuel source. That alternate fuel source turns out to be blood...HUMAN BLOOD.
Style: semi serious, suspense, dark humor, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: satire, blood, supernatural, teenage life, apocalypse, experimenting, future dystopia, obsession, addiction, youth, life is a bitch, deadly ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Slaughter (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A turn of the century ritual to raise the feminine evil goes horribly awry and leaves a she demon dormant on the ceremonial grounds. Sixty years later a young couple moves into a house built on the ancient grounds and their daughter's murder ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: haunted house, gory, supernatural ability, ghost, danger, friendship, supernatural, mentally unstable, curses spells and rituals, machete, human sacrifice, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Game of Werewolves (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After 15 years, Tomas, a moderately successful writer, returns to his family's ancestral village in Galicia to receive a civic award, and write his next book. Neither of those things happens.
Style: scary, semi serious, not serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: werewolf, village, manhunt, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, deadly creature, on the run, deadly, danger, curse, unsuccessful ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
It's My Party and I'll Die If I Want To (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Some 70 years after Jacob Burkitt snapped and killed his entire family, thrill-seeking teens crash the allegedly haunted Burkitt Manor to give their friend Sara (Adrienne Fischer) a spooky surprise for her 18th birthday. But as the night drags on -- ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, deadly, ghost, estate, friends, supernatural, youth, party, dying, struggle for survival, curse, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Dark Rising: Bring Your Battle Axe (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A weekend camping trip turns into a frantic fight against the supernatural when an ancient demon and a fearsome female warrior bring their eternal battle into the present day. Jason Parks is trying to win back his ex-fiancee, Jasmine, by arranging a ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: good versus evil, ghost, escapades, supernatural, gory, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, thirtysomething life, wizards and magicians, deadly, young lovers, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.5
 2K
Dead Scared (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Evil Dead meets Scream as an evil professor, through an ancient staff and a book of incantation, possesses the bodies of a group of fraterity and sorority pledges during a night of "hazing" activities in an abandoned mansion. When the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, serial killer, supernatural, supernatural ability, murder, gory, survival, slasher, curses spells and rituals, deadly, youth, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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