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The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)
 7.1
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The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Famous organist Anton Phibes is horribly disfigured in an automobile accident while rushing to the side of his sick wife and presumed to be dead. Once Phibes learns that his wife died on the operating table, he is convinced the doctors are responsible and begins exacting his revenge on all those involved.
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, macabre, atmospheric, stylized, serious, cult film, psychotronic, awful ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, doctor, disfigurement, revenge, tragic hero, master villain, danger, haunted by the past, deadly, curses spells and rituals, camp, curse, zombie, mask, mute, inspector, organ, obsession, death of wife, crimes, plague, couple relations, mute or deaf, couples ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: scotland yard, egypt

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Most similar movies to The Abominable Dr. Phibes

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and cult film films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, murder, gory, blood and crimes mostly in Horror, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Abominable Dr. Phibes: Theatre of Blood (1973), Dr. Phibes Rises Again (1972), The Masque of the Red Death (1964), Asylum (1972), The Monster Club (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Theatre of Blood (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A Shakespearean actor takes poetic revenge on the critics who denied him recognition.
Style: cult film, humorous, witty, gothic, offbeat ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, critic, fencing, decapitation, vengeance, revenge, gory, crimes, investigation, deadly, actor's life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dr. Phibes Rises Again (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The vengeful Doctor rises again, seeking the Scrolls of Life in an attempt to resurrect his deceased wife.
Style: scary, offbeat, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Plot: zombie, serial killer, mad scientist, immortality, murder, organ, tomb, experiment gone awry, vengeance, disorder, escapades, rivalry ...
Place: egypt, africa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Masque of the Red Death (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Satan-worshiper Prince Prospero invites the local nobility to his castle for protection against an oncoming plague, the Red Death. He orders his guests to attend a masked ball and, amidst an atmosphere of debauchery and depravity, notices the entry ...
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, serious, macabre ...
Plot: plague, satanism, murder, village, prince, revenge, satanic ritual, sacrifice, tragic villain, supernatural, good versus evil, mystery ...
Time: middle ages
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Asylum (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young psychiatrist applies for a job at a mental asylum, and must pass a test by interviewing four patients. He must figure out which of the patients, is in fact, the doctor that he would be replacing if hired.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, anthology, disturbing ...
Plot: mental institution, objects come to life, murder, supernatural, serial killer, investigation, mad scientist, mind game, haunted by the past, vengeance, missing person, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Monster Club (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A writer of horror stories is invited to a "monster club" by a mysterious old gentleman. There, three gruesome stories are told to him; between each story some musicians play their songs. In the end, it's recognized he's the ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, gothic, anthology, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, ghost, supernatural, deadly creature, fall in love, heroic mission, afterlife, rescue, danger, writer's life, nightlife, filmmaking ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Tales of Terror (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Three stories adapted from the work of Edgar Allen Poe: 1) A man and his daughter are reunited, but the blame for the death of his wife hangs over them, unresolved. 2) A derelict challenges the local wine-tasting champion to a competition, but ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, gothic, anthology, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, reincarnation, zombie, ghost, infidelity, supernatural, hypnotist, vengeance, experiment gone awry, family problems, danger, mystery ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Ed and His Dead Mother (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mourning son makes a deal to reanimate his one year dead mother, however things turn into an unexpected direction.
Style: realistic, humorous, scary, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: uncle nephew relationship, family relations, danger, deadly, dangerous animal, love and romance, courtroom drama, parents and children, disorder, zombie, chainsaw, twists & turns ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Bloodbath at the House of Death (1984)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Six scientists arrive at the creepy Headstone Manor to investigate a strange phenomena which was the site of a mysterious massacre years earlier where 18 guests were killed in one night. It turns out that the house is the place of a satanic cult ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, scary, not serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, ghost, parody, mad scientist, haunted house, mansion, disorder, gory, estate, curses spells and rituals, deadly, investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Death by Engagement (2005)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two police detectives try to track down a vicious serial killer bent on reclaiming his mother's family heirloom wedding ring as it passes from bride to bride with the killer always one step behind, and the detectives one step behind the killer.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, psychopath, police investigation, obsession, vengeance, track down, deadly, danger, law enforcement, crimes, police detective, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Slaughterhouse (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The owner of a slaughterhouse facing foreclosure instructs his 350lbs, mentally retarded son to go on a killing spree against the people who want to buy his property.
Style: dark humor, scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, mentally challenged, murder, slaughterhouse, vengeance, gory, deadly, danger, buddies, rock, pig, police investigation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Cry of the Banshee (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In seventeenth century England Lord Whitman wages unending war on what he sees as the ever-present scourge of witchcraft, and many local villagers have suffered at his hands. But one victim uses her occult powers to curse his family, enlisting ...
Style: serious, scary, disturbing, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: murder, massacre, rape, revenge, curse, torture, witchcraft, witch, witch hunt, werewolf, vengeance, village life ...
Time: 16th century, 17th century, 1500s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
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Popcorn (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A horror film festival, held in a theater which was once the scene of a tragic fire, turns into a real life horror show.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, psychopath, revenge, killing spree, knife murder, gory, halloween, youth, college life, haunted by the past ...
Time: 50s, 1990s, 20th century, 70s, 90s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Raven (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A magician who has been turned into a raven turns to a former sorcerer for help in this film loosely based on the Edgar Allen Poe poem.
Style: gothic, humorous, dark humor, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: sorcerer, good versus evil, parody, magician, castle, raven, duel, supernatural, danger, escapades, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Basket Case (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man carrying a big basket that contains his deformed Siamese-twin brother seeks vengeance on the doctors who separated them against their will.
Style: cult film, scary, suspenseful, bloody, absurd ...
Plot: vengeance, murder, siamese twins, gory, danger, monster, slasher, psychopath, freak, brother brother relationship, violence, raped by monster ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Cadaverella (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Cinder knew her life was over when her father came home from a business trip with a new wife and her 2 daughters when she was only 6. When her father dies soon afterwards, she pretty much has to care for herself, as her stepmother whittles away her ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: psychopath, crimes, danger, rivalry, race against time, escapades, good versus evil, deadly, afterlife, parents and children, vengeance, reincarnation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Blood Dolls (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Virgil, an eccentric freak billionaire, spends his days being a "biological inventor." The "blood dolls," his newest creation, aid him in getting revenge on those who betrayed him.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: murder, slasher, betrayal, supernatural, serial killer, rivalry, psychopath, experiment gone awry, crimes, danger, vengeance, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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976-EVIL (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: People who dial 976-EVIL receive supernatural powers and turn into satanic killers. When Spike dialed 976-EVIL, he knew it was an expensive toll call, but he didn't know that he'd have to pay for it with his soul.
Style: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, suspense, satanic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.1
 3K
The Convent (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A group of college students break into an abandoned convent and become possessed by demonic spirits.
Style: scary, suspenseful, stylized, harsh, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, convent, murder, nun, supernatural, gory, haunted by the past, survival, danger, youth, deadly, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Blood Feast (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: In the sleepy suburbs of Miami, seemingly normal Egyptian immigrant Fuad Ramses (Mal Arnold) runs a successful catering business. He also murders young women and plans to use their body parts to revive the goddess Ishtar. The insane Ramses ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, psychopath, zombie, gory, supernatural, woman in danger, deadly, crimes, good versus evil, supernatural ability ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Cover Up (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1957, Dorothy and Edmund Yates (Keith and Rupert Davies) were committed to an institution for the criminally insane, she for acts of murder and cannibalism and he for covering up her crimes. Fifteen years later, they are pronounced fit for ...
Style: cult film, scary, serious, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: mental institution, slasher, serial killer, psychopath, murder, mental illness, danger, family life, haunted by the past, woman in danger, who done it, isolation ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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, bleak, suspense, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, serial killer, supernatural, supernatural ability, murder, gory, survival, slasher, curses spells and rituals, deadly, youth, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Return to Horror High (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A few years ago, a mysterious serial-killer caused panic on Crippen High School. The killer was never caught. A movie company, Cosmic Pictures, has decided to make a feature movie about these events - on location, at the now abandoned school. Since ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, high school, slasher, murder, gore, filmmaking, screenwriter, gory, supernatural, psychopath, who done it ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Beyond Bedlam (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An experiment gone awry places a neurologist (Elizabeth Hurley) and a homicide detective (Craig Fairbrass) in a psychopath's (Keith Allen) nightmarish world.
Style: psychological, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: serial killer, suicide, hallucination, mad scientist, nothing goes right, supernatural ability, slasher, supernatural, crimes, obsessive quest, danger, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Two Thousand Maniacs! (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Six people are lured into a small Deep South town for a Centennial celebration where the residents proceed to kill them one by one as revenge for the town's destruction during the Civil War.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: maniac, vengeance, murder, small town, survival, violence spree, danger, haunted by the past, isolation, brutality, torture, slasher ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: southern usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.8
 500
Camp Slaughter (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While searching for a way out of the woods, a group of lost friends stumble upon Camp Hiawatha and take up with the teens who are bunking there. But the party's over when they discover that this camp is literally stuck in a time warp -- 1981, ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, slasher, serial killer, psychopath, teenage life, crimes, danger, youth, deadly, gory, in the woods, stalking ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Uncle Sam (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Desert Storm vet who was killed in combat rises from the grave on July Fourth, to kill the unpatriotic citizens of his hometown, after some teens burn an American flag over his burial site.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: slasher, zombie, serial killer, murder, patriotism, gore, experiment gone awry, anti war, woman in danger, gory, psychopath, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Deadtime Stories (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A babysitting uncle tells his charges three horror stories--about a killer witch, Little Red Riding Hood and a werewolf, and a story about "Goldi Lox" and the three bears.
Style: scary, suspenseful, fairy tale, cult film, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: witch, supernatural, danger, deadly, serial killer, werewolf, monster, resurrection, telekinesis, cult, loss of virginity, magic ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Bride of Chucky (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Chucky hooks up with another murderous doll, the bridal gown-clad Tiffany, for a Route 66 murder spree with their unwitting hosts.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, dark humor, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: evil doll, murder, supernatural, serial killer, teenage life, good versus evil, gory, goth, slasher, supernatural ability, homicidal maniac, wedding ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Vampyres (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A lesbian vampire couple haunt an abandoned castle and the English country side around it. They prey on passing motorists, whom they seduce, and murder.
Style: atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, serious, sexy ...
Plot: vampire, murder, couples, investigation, supernatural, serial killer, countryside, dangerous attraction, gory, deadly, femme fatale, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Boogey Man (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young girl witnesses her brother murder a man through a reflection in a mirror. Twenty years later the mirror is shattered, freeing his evil spirit, which seeks revenge for his death.
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, rough, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, murder, danger, fear, ghost, family in danger, haunted by the past, evil, mute or deaf, family problems, demonic possession ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%