Grave robbing movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant grave robbing movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, offbeat and humorous films and TV shows about / with grave robbing, corpse, deadly, cemetery, danger, death, supernatural, violence, murder and crimes plots mostly in Horror, Comedy and Drama genres shot in USA, Italy, Belgium and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as grave robbing: The Three Faces of Terror (2004), Heavy Trip (2018), Pet Sematary (1989), Mojin: The Lost Legend (2015), Witnesses (2014), The Horror of Frankenstein (1970), The Doctor and the Devils (1985), Decomposed (2009), River City Panic (2015), Monstrosity (1963).

List of grave robbing movies

The Three Faces of Terror (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the first story two grave robbers, thieving from an ancient Etruscan burial ground, gets in trouble when one of them tries out a ring which passes a werewolf curse to him! The second one is about a woman who wants to look like her best friend and ...
Style: anthology, suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: grave robbing, werewolf, train, supernatural, danger, dangerous animal, deadly, gory, human becoming an animal, destiny, human becomes animal, mummy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Heavy Trip (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Finland, Norway, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Turo is stuck in a small village and the best thing in his life is being the lead vocalist for the amateur metal band Impaled Rektum. He and his bandmates have practiced for 12 years without playing a single gig. The guys get a surprise visitor from ...
Style: road movie, parody, humorous, captivating, light ...
Plot: heavy metal, rock, viking, grave robbing, border, rock music, finnish, friendship, rock band, road trip, small town, bazooka ...
Time: 2010s
Place: finland, norway, eastern europe, scandinavia
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Pet Sematary (1989)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Dr. Louis Creed's family moves into the country house of their dreams and discover a pet cemetery at the back of their property. The cursed burial ground deep in the woods brings the dead back to life -- with "minor" problems. At ...
Style: scary, macabre, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: stephen king, zombie, afterlife, family in danger, indian burial ground, supernatural, pets, cemetery, pet, coffin, back from the dead, grief ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: maine, usa, new england, chicago illinois
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Mojin: The Lost Legend (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 127 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 1990s, famous tomb explorer Hu Bayi decided to retire and move to the United States with his girlfriend Shirley. But before his wedding, Bayi discovers his first love Ding Shitian, who supposedly had died in the "One ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, non-linear, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: chinese emperor, tomb, treasure hunter, love triangle, grave robbing, investigation, adventure, danger, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century
Place: china
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Witnesses (2014)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 52 min.
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Story: A young female detective is put in charge of a case and must delve into her partner's mysterious past in order to solve it.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: police investigation, uncover truth, haunted by the past, mystery, crime, law enforcement, crimes, who done it, village, under the surface, grave robbing, policewoman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, normandy
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The Horror of Frankenstein (1970)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Victor Frankenstein, descendant of the infamous scientist, Baron Von Frankenstein, follows in his experimental footsteps. Initially his success involves the resuscitation of a tortoise and progressing onto more ambitious projects, including creating ...
Style: suspenseful, gothic horror, bleak, suspense, touching ...
Plot: mad scientist, laboratory, frankenstein, experiment gone awry, danger, escapades, deadly creature, supernatural, gory, dangerous attraction, vengeance, master villain ...
Time: 60s
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The Doctor and the Devils (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Grave robbers supply a doctor with bodies to test on.
Style: gothic, bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, corpse, obsession, supernatural, power relations, investigation, criminal heroes, crimes, deadly, society, scientist, hospital ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, victorian era, victorian, 1800s
Place: england
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Decomposed (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After his fiancee breaks up with him and gets engaged to another man, Dennis can't get over the idea that the cheap engagement ring he bought may have triggered it. When she dies, he convinces two grave robbers to steal the new ring from her ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspense, offbeat ...
Plot: true love, obsession, haunted by the past, breakup, love and romance, wedding, grave robbing, wedding ring, love
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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River City Panic (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: In the small town of Ottawa, Illinois, where a rumor can spread like the plague and nobody's business is their own, six friends decide to change their weekly routine of watching movies in the basement and talking shit, to go out for a night on ...
Style: humorous, scary, disturbing, entertaining, light
Plot: curse, small town, plague, friendship, friends, old friends, friend, attempted robbery, grave robbing, rumor, car accident, abraham lincoln ...
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Monstrosity (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A rich but unscrupulous old woman plots with a scientist to have her brain implanted in the skull of a sexy young woman.
Style: surreal, scary, semi serious, offbeat, bleak ...
Plot: mad scientist, zombie, laboratory, murder, grave robbing, transplant, brain transplant, experiment, cat, danger, supernatural, crimes ...
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How High (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Multi-platinum rap superstars Redman and Method Man star as Jamal and Silas, two regular guys who smoke something magical, ace their college entrance exams and wind up at Harvard. Ivy League ways are strange but Silas and Jamal take it in a stride ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, stoners, college, drug abuse, buddies, drug use, youth, cannabis, drug dealing, lifestyle, drugs/alcohol, smoking pot ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: harvard university, usa, boston
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The Octopus (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Gabriel, dit Le Poulpe (The Octopus) is a laid-back private investigator who works on cases for his own pleasure. He is drawn to the fictional Loire Valley port of Angerneau, with his lover Clotilde who has been summoned by the police concerning the ...
Plot: dark humor, hamster, cargo ship, grave robbing, submarine, s&m, nude with a gun, scot, investigator, prostitute, father daughter relationship, private detective ...
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Tammy and the T-Rex (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An evil scientist implants the brain of Michael, a murdered high school student, in an animatronic Tyrannosaurus. He escapes, wreaks vengeance on his high school tormentors and is reunited with his sweetheart Tammy. Together, the couple try to elude ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, offbeat, semi serious, parody
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: mad scientist, tyrannosaurus rex, high school, rivalry, brain transplant, misfit, danger, youth, escapades, imaginary, disorder, violence spree ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
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Gerald's Game (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When her husband's sex game goes wrong, Jessie (who is handcuffed to a bed in a remote lake house) faces warped visions, dark secrets and a dire choice.
Style: psychological, suspense, exciting, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: survival, stephen king, childhood trauma, handcuffed woman, child abuse, eclipse, alone, split personality, psychological manipulation, childhood memory, sex game, hallucination ...
Place: new orleans, alabama
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Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dr Simon Helder, sentenced to an insane asylum for crimes against humanity, recognises its director as the brilliant Baron Frankenstein, the man whose work he had been trying to emulate before his imprisonment. Frankenstein utilises Helder's ...
Style: bleak, gothic, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: mad scientist, mental institution, frankenstein, psychopath, experiment gone awry, danger, supernatural, zombie, crimes, deadly creature, violence, murder ...
Time: 19th century, 30s, 1930s, 1800s
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Django Kill... If You Live, Shoot! (1967)
Genre: Horror, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Mexican outlaw known as "The Stranger" is part of a band of thieves that steal a cargo of gold from a stagecoach. However, the Americans in the band betray him, and shoot all the Mexicans. The Stranger is not completely dead though, and ...
Style: rough, offbeat, atmospheric, bleak, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, betrayal, desert, old west, vigilantism, small town, righting the wronged, gory, social relations, buddies, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
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The Price of Fame (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Switzerland, France, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A criminal duo learns of Charlie Chaplin's death and decides to steal his coffin to hold for a ransom.
Style: realistic, humorous, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Plot: cons and scams, heist, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crimes, ransom, plan gone wrong, court, ex convict, lack of money, extortion, theft ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1977
Place: switzerland
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Frankenweenie (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a car hits young Victor's pet dog Sparky, Victor decides to bring him back to life the only way he knows how. But when the bolt-necked "monster" wreaks havoc and terror in the hearts of Victor's neighbors, he has to convince ...
Style: gothic, scary, macabre, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: horror for children, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, experiment, afterlife, pets, supernatural, reincarnation, monster, back from the dead, animal death, loss of loved one, suburbs, frankenstein ...
Time: 1930s
Place: usa, netherlands
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I Sell the Dead (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 18th century justice catches up with a pair of grave robbers. With only a few hours to go before his date with the guillotine, Arthur Blake (Monaghan) tells his life story to Father Francis Duffy (Ron Perlman). Before long, Arthur spills the beans ...
Style: stylized, humorous, scary, brutal, offbeat ...
Plot: dark humor, zombie, grave robber, undead, supernatural, grave, alien, group of criminals, adventure, friendship, vampire, weapons ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, victorian era
Place: england
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Young Frankenstein (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young neurosurgeon inherits the castle of his grandfather, the famous Dr. Victor von Frankenstein. In the castle he finds a funny hunchback, a pretty lab assistant and the elderly housekeeper. Young Frankenstein believes that the work of his ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, absurd, gothic ...
Plot: mad scientist, monster, farce, experiment, scientist, castle, frankenstein, haunted by the past, disorder, inheritance, experiment gone awry, surgery ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 70s
Place: europe, usa, transylvania
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Too Late the Hero (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A WWII film set on a Pacific island. Japanese and allied forces occupy different parts of the island. When a group of British soldiers are sent on a mission behind enemy lines, things don't go exactly to plan. This film differs in that some of ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, world war two, adventure, anti war, british army, war, survival, destiny, danger, rescue, soldier, rivalry ...
Time: year 1942, 70s
Place: the philippines, england, japan, tokyo
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Tom and Huck (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A mischievous young boy, Tom Sawyer, witnesses a murder by the deadly Injun Joe. Tom becomes friends with Huckleberry Finn, a boy with no future and no family. Tom has to choose between honoring a friendship or honoring an oath because the town ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, nostalgic, suspense, cult film ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens, kids
Plot: friendship, murder, small town, on the run, map, adventure, family, small town life, cons and scams, teenage life, friends, partners ...
Time: 90s, 19th century
Place: missouri, usa, mississippi, mississippi river, alabama ...
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Dr. Frankenstein's Castle of Freaks (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Brazzi plays mad Dr. Frankenstein, Dunn is an evil dwarf and Lugosi (no relation to Bela) is a Neanderthal man. Add a monster named Hulk, and some nude women for sexploitation value.
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, rough, semi serious, scary ...
Plot: voyeurism, mutant, gory, friends, psychopath, disorder, palaces castles and temples, imaginary, buddies, mad scientist, vengeance, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy, europe
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The Serpent and the Rainbow (1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A Harvard anthropologist is sent to Haiti to retrieve a strange powder that is said to have the power to bring human beings back from the dead. In his quest to find the miracle drug, the cynical scientist enters the rarely seen netherworld of ...
Style: scary, serious, disturbing, suspenseful, surreal ...
Plot: voodoo, superstition, hallucination, anthropologist, zombie, rite, supernatural, jungle, leadership, danger, uncover truth, religions or cults ...
Time: 80s, year 1978, 70s, year 1985
Place: haiti, boston
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Bride of Re-Animator (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Herbert West once again revives the dead. This time, he brings Dan's ex-girlfriend's heart back inside a 'perfect' body. Dr. Hill returns as the evil nemesis who lost his head.
Style: humorous, scary, rough, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: police detective, laboratory, mad scientist, zombie, danger, good versus evil, perversion, experiment gone awry, basement, doctor, corpse, reanimation ...
Time: 80s
Place: massachusetts, usa, peru
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Black Circle Boys (1997)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young man moves to a new town after experiencing a tragedy and becomes involved with a gang of Satan-worshipping teens who believe they have supernatural powers. But by the time he realises he’s in too deep, it may be too late to escape.
Style: gothic, serious, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Plot: gang, occult, dysfunctional family, heavy metal culture, juvenile delinquency, leadership, social decay, youth, society, friendship, violence spree, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
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Frankenstein's Army (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: Netherlands, USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Toward the end of World War II, Russian soldiers pushing into eastern Germany stumble across a secret Nazi lab, one that has unearthed and begun experimenting with the journal of one Dr. Victor Frankenstein. The scientists have used the legendary ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, deadly creature, military, deadly, human experiment, mission gone awry, communication problem, secret mission, supernatural, soldier, strong violent content ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: germany
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Repo! The Genetic Opera (2008)
Genre: Horror, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A worldwide epidemic encourages a bio-tech company to launch an organ-financing program similar in nature to a standard car loan. The repossession clause is a killer, however.
Style: gothic, cult film, bloody, macabre, atmospheric ...
Plot: goth, opera, surgery, support group, powerful corporation, future dystopia, against humanity, life is a bitch, terminal illness, therapy, makeover, stabbing ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: venice, paris france
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Crying Out (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young man feels compelled to travel with his grand-father. Tthe young man wants to find his father who ran away with the corpse of his ex-wife.
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: dysfunctional family, on the road, estrangement, family relations, family problems, elderly, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, parents and children, aging, death in the family, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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The Butcher of Binbrook (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lizard Monster kept alive and buried.
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, atmospheric, stylized, slasher ...
Plot: gory, chaos, zombie, supernatural, imaginary, mad scientist, danger, psychopath, disorder, mutant, alien encounter, technology gone awry ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, madrid, spain
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