Movies like Big Monster on Campus

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Big Monster on Campus (2000)
 4.7
 566
Big Monster on Campus (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A student receives a serial killer's brain in a transplant after being thrown into a pool with no water in it
Style: scary, dark humor, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, gothic, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, serial killer, brain transplant, crimes, social misfits, teenage life, teenage love, supernatural, reincarnation, laboratory, mentally challenged, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, college life, disorder, deadly creature, adolescence vs adulthood, halloween, school, college, youth, misfit, prodigy, graphic violence, student life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s

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Most similar movies to Big Monster on Campus

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, scary, suspenseful and semi serious films with plots about deadly, supernatural, danger, disorder, gory, slasher and mad scientist mostly in Horror, Comedy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Big Monster on Campus: Monsturd (2003), The Invisible Maniac (1990), Head of the Family (1996), Fangs (2002), Doctor Hackenstein (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.7
 931
Monsturd (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A serial killer mutates with a chemical inside a sewer, to become a monster made of human waste just as the FBI and police are onto him.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, mad scientist, serial killer, laboratory, experiment gone awry, gory, psychopath, mutant, supernatural, crimes, danger, toxic waste ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Return of the Living Dead: Rave to the Grave (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A college student creates and sells a drug called 'Z' on campus which resurrects the living dead, who wreak havoc at a Halloween rave.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rave, zombie, chaos, disorder, college life, danger, supernatural, youth, slasher, deadly, experiment gone awry, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Invisible Maniac (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An invisible scientist escapes from an asylum and teaches high-school physics to nubile teens.
Style: humorous, semi serious, cult film, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, murder, mad scientist, sexploitation, rivalry, deadly, investigation, school, experiment gone awry, voyeurism, vengeance, youth ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Head of the Family (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The "head" of the family is literally that--a giant head on a tiny body, who psychically controls the rest of his even weirder family.
Style: dark humor, scary, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, femme fatale, infidelity, eccentric family, love affair, experiment gone awry, disorder, disability, strong sexual content, mentally challenged, misfit, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Movie in collections
 3.3
 646
Fangs (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Scottsville is a sleepy town, where the yearly apple blossom festival is usually the only 'memorable' event, so Police Chief Sam Taylor is furious when young cop Ally Parks -who comes from the big city- insists on investigating the death ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, supernatural, police investigation, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, escapades, danger, dangerous animal, animal life, murder, rivalry, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Doctor Hackenstein (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dr. Hackenstein is a genial but somewhat misguided scientist. He murders the locals for their body parts, but it's not for power or scientific research; he just needs them to put his wife back together.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, offbeat, semi serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, disorder, mutant, crimes, danger, dealing with death, deadly, supernatural, gory, silly humor, cult, reincarnation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Zapped Again! (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A new kid moves into school, making enemies with the affluent societies and joining the beleaguered Science Club. But when an old potion is discovered to confer telekinetic power he gets the chance to get his own back, as well as having a bit of fun ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious, sex comedy, sexy
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: high school, telekinesis, coming of age, mad scientist, supernatural, prank, hardcase students, college life, experiment gone awry, looking for sex, school, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.3
 999
Dr. Caligari (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Mrs. Van Houten has shown signs of losing touch with reality, and her husband discusses possible treatment with Dr. Caligari, who says Mrs. Van Houten has a disease of the libido.
Style: psychotronic, cult film, scary, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: surrealism, deadly, doctors and patients, mental illness, experiment gone awry, obsession, mental institution, sexual relations, woman in danger, murder, plague, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Movie in collections
 5.2
 5K
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
Plot: supernatural, obsession, satanism, high school, misfit, vengeance, social misfits, danger, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, deal with the devil, phone sex ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Cars That Eat People (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the death of his brother on the road, unemployed and unstable drifter Arthur Waldo stays for a while in the rural Australian town of Paris as the guest of the mayor, who hopes he will become a permanent member of the Paris population. Arthur ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, suspenseful, scary, dark humor ...
Plot: small town, mad scientist, supernatural, crash, tourist, murder, hospital, car accident, disorder, chaos, mystery, social misfits ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.4
 1K
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 ⇓
57%
 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 ⇓
53%
Return of the Living Dead: Necropolis (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teenagers who, in an attempt to rescue their friend from an evil corporation, end up releasing a horde of blood thirsty zombies.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, semi serious, scary, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, plague, survival, chaos, rescue, escapades, deadly creature, deadly, race against time, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.0
 1K
The Cook (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Over a long holiday weekend, unable to escape the confines of their sorority house, a handful of unsuspecting girls are left behind to enjoy the quiet sanctuary. The normal house staff has taken off for the weekend, leaving the girls to fend for ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: college, serial killer, woman in danger, voyeurism, college life, cooking, cook, psychopath, sorority, danger, slasher, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 ⇓
50%
Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the Thirteenth (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Another spoof of the Scream/I Know What You Did Last Summer horror gene involving a group of popular high school students stalked by a bumbling masked killer while a dogged reporter named Hagitha Utslay covers the story and of the plight of the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, horror spoof, dark humor, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, murder, slasher, high school life, youth, disorder, who done it, teenage life, serial killer, danger, strong sexual content, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.2
 109
Lizard Boy (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: If you were a brilliant geneticist, working on a secret government genetic engineering project, and your fiancee dumped you because your sperm were not viable, what would you do to resolve your mid-life crisis? Dr. Gino Conti creates his own son by ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic, witty ...
Plot: laboratory, supernatural, superhuman powers, mad scientist, misfit, deadly creature, danger, imaginary, vampire, deadly, heroes, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Dead Hate the Living! (2000)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a renegade band of young filmmakers break into an abandoned hospital to make their horror epic, they stumble upon a real dead body and decide to use it in their movie. They accidentally bring it back to life, open a portal to a dead world that ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, epic, humorous
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, danger, slasher, deadly creature, chaos, gory, deadly, escapades, supernatural, afterlife, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 5.9
 4K
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 ⇓
46%
 3.9
 674
The Source (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four outcast teenagers acquire mystical powers that allow them to become gods on campus, with deadly consequences.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, supernatural ability, supernatural, teenage life, youth, teenage love, vengeance, rivalry, danger, prank, social misfits, curses spells and rituals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.4
 551
Monster High (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two high school goofs steal an explosive device from another world that has been hidden on earth, and an alien named Mr. Armageddon is sent to retrieve it from them.
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, exciting, cult film ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: high school, save the world, danger, evil alien, rivalry, supernatural, drugs/alcohol, disorder, space and aliens, escapades, youth, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.0
 223
Bugged (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Bugged! tells the story of a group of bumbling exterminators who are called over to the house of an attractive young novelist to rid her house of insects. Unfortunately, due to a horrible chemical mix-up, the poison spray causes the bugs to grow to ...
Style: rough, offbeat, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: escapades, imaginary, deadly, danger, dangerous animal, supernatural, deadly creature, nothing goes right, disorder, gory, mutant, down on your luck ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.0
 3K
Evil Bong (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of stoners inhale more than they bargained for when they smoke from an evil bong in this campy comedy. The guys buy a vintage bong named EeBee from an ad in High Times magazine, but they have no idea the possessed pipe will gradually suck ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, offbeat, scary ...
Plot: stoners, supernatural, drug abuse, crimes, demon, paranoia, youth, deadly, buddies, misfit, marijuana, drug humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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, best friends, danger, youth, gory, disorder, school ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.9
 1K
P.U.N.K.S. (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A group of misfit teens evade a corrupt scientist when they steal and attempt to return a suit that delivers supernatural strength to its wearer.
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: misfit, super strength, escapades, mad scientist, adventure, prodigy, teenager, family, disorder, imaginary, school, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Incredible 2-Headed Transplant (1971)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dr. Roger Girard is a rich scientist conducting experiments on head transplantation. His caretaker has a son, Danny, who, although fully grown, has the mind of child. One day an escaped psycho-killer invades Girard's home, killing Danny's ...
Style: scary, absurd, tense, disturbing, offbeat ...
Plot: mad scientist, experiment gone awry, mutant, psychopath, disorder, danger, deadly, mentally challenged, misfit, mental illness, countryside, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Prometheus Project (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Young Scientists Elizabeth Burns explores the impact on the human body stem cells. A specific feature of these cells to interact with dead flesh has been subjected to blackmail heroine is forced to continue chilling experiments. Once she recovers ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense, scary
Plot: experiment gone awry, danger, deadly creature, deadly, mad scientist, laboratory, captivity, gory, supernatural, frankenstein's monster, zombie, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Killjoy Goes To Hell (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Killjoy is back in the fourth installment of the demonic clown series. This time Killjoy is being accused of not being evil, since he let one of his victims(Sandie) get away. Killjoy must rely on his only chance of proving how evil he really is... ...
Style: witty, scary, serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly creature, supernatural, crimes, slasher, deadly, rivalry, graphic violence, electric chair, evil clown, blood, clown
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Class of Nuke 'Em High 2: Subhumanoid Meltdown (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The class of nuke 'em high is back, and this time they're in college! Tromaville's nuclear factory has been rebuilt and now includes the Tromaville institute of technology. Located inside the nuclear plant, Tromaville Tech is where ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious, cult film, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: chaos, gory, righting the wronged, danger, superhuman powers, zombie, heroes, supernatural, social misfits, mutant, nudity (full frontal - brief), anti hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.6
 415
The Janitor (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lionel is a custodian that longs for more. Bombarded with daily disrespect and insults from his co-workers, Lionel sets on a path of revenge and begins to brutally murder everyone in his path.
Style: humorous, rough, suspenseful, scary, semi serious ...
Plot: serial killer, vengeance, friendship, murder, gory, rivalry, deadly, crimes, college life, violence spree, sexual relations, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%