Crypt movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant crypt movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic, atmospheric and suspense films and TV shows about / with crypt, murder, supernatural, danger, cemetery, deadly, blood, death, supernatural power and chase plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Fantasy genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
crypt movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as crypt: Tales from the Crypt (1989), Tales from the Cryptkeeper (1993), The Crypt (2009), Grave Robbers (1989), Premature Burial (1962), Children of the Night (1991), Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992), The Haunting of Morella (1990), Shadowman (1974), The Apostle (2012).

List of crypt movies

Burial Ground: The Nights of Terror (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Professor Ayres discovers a secret in an ancient stone and when he opens a crypt, he revives zombies that kill him. He had invited three couples to visit him in his manor to reveal his discovery. However, they never get around to meeting the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, crypt, mad scientist, danger, deadly, cannibalism, violence, survival horror, eaten alive, party, gory ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: southern italy, europe, italy
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Tales from the Crypt (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Tales from the Crypt, sometimes titled HBO's Tales from the Crypt, is an American horror anthology television series that ran from June 10, 1989 to July 19, 1996 on the premium cable channel HBO for seven seasons with a total of 93 episodes. ...
Style: macabre, suspenseful, gothic horror, witty, dark fantasy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dark humor, monster, nightmare, supernatural, mysterious character, nightmare comes true, amateur detective, deadly, danger, hidden identity, supernatural ability, deadly creature ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa
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Tales from the Cryptkeeper (1993)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA, France
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Tales from the Cryptkeeper is an animated series aimed at children made by Nelvana Limited, PeaceArch Entertainment, kaBOOM! Entertainment and Warner Bros. Television Animation. It was shown on TVO and ABC, and is still shown near Halloween on ...
Style: anthology, gothic horror, gothic, dark fantasy, witty ...
Plot: supernatural power, paranormal phenomena, dark humor, irony, crypt, pun, plot twist, supernatural, puppet
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The Crypt (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Six young criminals break into hidden catacombs underneath their town and attempt to steal jewelry buried from the "Great Depression" only to find inhabitants guarding the precious belongings. After being trapped in this dark maze of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, confined, danger, deadly, escapades, supernatural, crimes, catacomb, crypt, cemetery, break in, struggle for survival ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: usa
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The Case of the Whitechapel Vampire (2002)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The scene of the crime is Whitechapel, the same London district notorious for the recent attacks of Jack the Ripper. Three monks are found dead, the apparent victims of a vampire - now, someone else is out for blood. Or is it something else? As ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, enigmatic, realistic
Plot: sherlock holmes, private detective, uncover truth, mystery, investigation, riddles and clues, curse, partners, partners against crime, crimes, escapades, danger ...
Time: victorian, victorian era, 19th century
Place: london, europe, england, scotland yard
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Grave Robbers (1989)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ruben Galindo's "Grave Robbers" tells the tale of an undead axe-wielding Satanist brought back by young grave robbers.An undead satanic priest is released from his chains of death.And he is thirsty for blood!
Style: slasher
Plot: torture, dungeon, crypt, resurrection, grave robber, inquisition, cemetery, monk, strangulation, decapitation, jail, intestines ...
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Premature Burial (1962)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: An artist grows distant from his new wife as an irrational horror of premature burial consumes him.
Style: psychological, bleak, mind bending, twists and turns, gothic horror ...
Plot: coffin, obsession, death, fear, tomb, haunted by the past, eccentric family, mystery, crumbling marriage, mental illness, cemetery, spider ...
Time: 60s
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Children of the Night (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Cindy and Lucy are eighteen and going away to college. As a ritual they must rid themselves of the dirt of their small home town (Allburg) by swimming in an abandoned church crypt. They jump in and begin talking about sex when Lucys crucifix falls ...
Style: serious, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, vampire, virgin, investigation, friendship, college, crypt, teacher, crucifix, danger, clergy, youth ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: When Dracula leaves the captive Jonathan Harker and Transylvania for London in search of Mina Harker -- the spitting image of Dracula's long-dead wife, Elisabeta -- obsessed vampire hunter Dr. Van Helsing sets out to end the madness.
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, scary, atmospheric, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, dangerous attraction, vampire human love, supernatural romance, legends and myths, beast, vampire sex, immortality, supernatural, love affair, chase, gory ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 15th century, 1890s ...
Place: transylvania, london, england, europe, ottoman empire ...
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The Haunting of Morella (1990)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An executed witch inhabits her teenaged daughter's body to continue in the pursuit of bloodshed.
Style: slasher, erotic, cult film, gothic, ambiguous ending
Plot: witch, possession, father daughter relationship, female removes her clothes, curse, governess, blind man, crypt, cemetery, witch burning, male female relationship, nightmare ...
Time: 18th century
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Shadowman (1974)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Clad in a featureless red mask, The Man Without A Face is involved in a single-minded pursuit of the fabled treasure of the Knights Templar in this tribute to the pulp adventure stories of Louis Feuillade.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: surgeon, stabbed to death, explosion, ritual, scientific experiment, brain surgery, murder by gunshot, scheme, shot to death, key, antenna, machine gun ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, scotland yard, paris france
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The Apostle (2012)
Genre: Animation, Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A prisoner recently escaped from prison tries to recover the loot he hid a few years earlier in a remote and secluded village, but what there is is a sentence worse than jail. Claims elderly, strange disappearances, spirits, a peculiar priest and to ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, suspenseful, puppet animation, suspense ...
Plot: village, curses spells and rituals, danger, ancient mystery, social relations, imaginary, escapades, obsessive quest, prison escape, surrealism, religions or cults, village life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
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Hellboy (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Bulgaria, Canada, Portugal, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Hellboy comes to England, where he must defeat Nimue, Merlin's consort and the Blood Queen. But their battle will bring about the end of the world, a fate he desperately tries to turn away.
Style: reboot, bleak, enigmatic, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: monster, superhero, devil, good versus evil, hell, sorceress, showdown, supernatural, secret society, witch, supernatural power, magic ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 21st century, 2010s, middle ages ...
Place: tijuana mexico, england, scotland, tower bridge london, colorado ...
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Fade to Black (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eric Binford watches a lot of movies. He is the truest definition of a film geek. One day, his sanity takes a turn for the worse and he begins acting out his favorite scenes from the movies. In doing so, he manages to involve his enemies and the ...
Style: slasher, psychological, rough, serious, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, murder, psychopath, mentally unstable, fan culture, deadly, stalking, danger, loner, hollywood, psychopath as protagonist ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
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The Living Dead at Manchester Morgue (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cop chases two hippies suspected of a series of Manson family-like murders; unbeknown to him, the real culprits are the living dead, brought to life with a thirst for human flesh after government officials conduct pest control experiments using ...
Style: slasher, cult film, experimental, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hippie, zombie, countryside, morgue, hospital, murder, contamination, danger, investigation, gas station, ultrasound, plague ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974
Place: england, europe, london
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House of Dark Shadows (1970)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story of vampire Barnabas Collins, the possible cure offered him by Dr. Julia Hoffman, and his search for love amidst the horror.
Style: gothic, gothic horror, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: vampire, family relations, investigation, supernatural, betrayal, lost love, doctor, costume party, cure, music box, reincarnation, old mansion ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, maine
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Castle in the Carpathians (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Romania
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In late 19th century, a Transylvanian revolutionary fleeing the Imperial authorities goes to Italy where he meets a beautiful soprano who later disappears under mysterious circumstances.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: superstition, chapel, castle, secret agent, villager, nobleman, obsession, secret tunnel, ghost story, murder, voice recording, revolutionary ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: romania, transylvania, italy
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When Good Ghouls Go Bad (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Family
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In October of 1981, Curtis Danko, the creepy kid from the small town of Walker Falls, was killed in a mysterious accident. He left behind a warning to the town: "If you ever have another Halloween again, I will return and destroy you all!" ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, scary ...
Audience: horror for children, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: halloween, ghost, small town, supernatural, mischievous children, afterlife, disorder, danger, curses spells and rituals, back from the dead, heroic mission, adventure ...
Place: usa, minnesota
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The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Five friends visiting their grandfather's house in the country are hunted and terrorized by a chain-saw wielding killer and his family of grave-robbing cannibals.
Style: slasher, banned film, scary, cult film, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, hitchhiker, chainsaw, psychopath, gas station, danger, cannibalism, murder, gory, loss of friend, massacre, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: texas, usa
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The Reaping (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Katherine Morrissey, a former Christian missionary, lost her faith after the tragic deaths of her family. Now she applies her expertise to debunking religious phenomena. When a series of biblical plagues overrun a small town, Katherine arrives to ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: supernatural, apocalypse, river, occult, save the world, swamp, miraculous event, curses spells and rituals, small town, sacrifice, investigation, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, egypt
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Queen of the Damned (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Lestat de Lioncourt is awakened from his slumber. Bored with his existence, he has now become this generation's new Rock God. While in the course of time, another has arisen, Akasha, the Queen of the Vampires and the Dammed. He wants immortal ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, immortality, goth, fatal attraction, rock star, supernatural, danger, supernatural ability, loneliness, vampirism, music ...
Time: 18th century, 2000s, 1780s
Place: california, england, usa, europe, egypt ...
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The Prestige (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A mysterious story of two magicians whose intense rivalry leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy -- full of obsession, deceit and jealousy with dangerous and deadly consequences.
Style: twists and turns, surprise ending, twist ending, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, rivalry, plot twist, uninhibited rivalry, illusion, deception, magic, secret, magical, teleportation, magic trick, diary ...
Time: victorian era, victorian, 20th century, 19th century, 1890s ...
Place: london, england, europe, colorado
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Nine Lives (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Captives of the very relationships that define and sustain them, nine women resiliently meet the travails and disappointments of life.
Style: serious, sincere, sentimental, touching, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: pregnancy, friendship, abortion, family relations, dysfunctional family, family problems, love affair, human nature, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, new jersey
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Nightbreed (1990)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A troubled young man is drawn to a mythical place called Midian where a variety of monsters are hiding from humanity.
Style: dark fantasy, gothic, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, serial killer, murder, supernatural, afterlife, escape, heroic mission, obsessive quest, social misfits, insanity, psychiatrist, zombie ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: canada
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What Time Is It There? (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When a young street vendor with a grim home life meets a woman on her way to Paris, they forge an instant connection. He changes all the clocks in Taipei to French time.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: obsession, isolation, death in the family, estrangement, lifestyle, unfulfillment, french, insomnia, father son relationship, drinking alcohol, drinking, city life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, japan, asia, paris france, taipei ...
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Moscow Zero (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In Moscow, the priest Owen hires a team to guide him in the underworld to find his friend Sergei that is missing while researching the legend about the existence of demons and an entrance to hell beneath the city.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, stylized, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ghost, priest, survival, investigation, rescue, supernatural, race against time, escapades, danger, supernatural ability, deadly, underground ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
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The Living Dead Girl (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A toxic spill revives a beautiful, dead heiress who, with the help of her childhood friend, must quench her insatiable thirst for blood
Style: sexual, rough, offbeat, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: vampire, castle, living dead, deadly, ancient mystery, serial killer, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, reincarnation, obsession, addiction, strong female presence ...
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The Little Vampire (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Netherlands, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on the popular books, the story tells of Tony who wants a friend to add some adventure to his life. What he gets is Rudolph, a vampire kid with a good appetite. The two end up inseparable, but their fun is cut short when all the hopes of the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, melancholic, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, kids, horror for children, pre-teens, teens
Plot: vampire, friendship, imaginary, family, vampire hunter, siblings relations, small town life, child protagonist, boy, supernatural, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: scotland, europe
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Legion of the Dead (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When the mummified remains of an evil Egyptian queen are brought back to life, she resurrects an army of living dead to help fulfill the prophecy that promises her all the powers of the Underworld.
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspense, offbeat
Plot: mummy, zombie, supernatural, gory, rivalry, deadly, danger, escapades, undead, tomb, blood, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Fellini Satyricon (1969)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A series of disjointed mythical tales set in first century Rome.
Style: surreal, sexual, sexy, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: hermaphrodite, poet, soldier, pirate, ship, ancient rome, wedding, earthquake, maze, slave, self discovery, promiscuity ...
Time: 1st century, ancient history, 1960s, 60s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, sicily, africa
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