Wax museum movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant wax museum movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out psychotronic, serious, suspenseful, scary, cult film and slasher films and TV shows about / with wax museum, murder, crimes, deadly, danger, blood, museum, death, serial killer and supernatural plots mostly in Horror, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as wax museum: House of Wax (2005), The House That Dripped Blood (1971), Waxwork (1988), Here Today (2021), Dracula's Widow (1988), The Wax Mask (1997), Monster Squad (1976), Museum Of Horror (1964), Face of the Screaming Werewolf (1964), The Double-D Avenger (2001).

List of wax museum movies

House of Wax (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A group of unwitting teens are stranded near a strange wax museum and soon must fight to survive and keep from becoming the next exhibit.
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, suspenseful, gothic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, group of friends, small town, torture, violence, wax museum, murder, psychopath, survival, masked killer, ghost town, museum ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 50s, 20th century, 70s ...
Place: usa, florida, paris france, louisiana, new york
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The House That Dripped Blood (1971)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Scotland Yard investigator looks into four mysterious cases involving an unoccupied house.
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, slasher, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, vampire, curse, witchcraft, investigation, murder, female vampire, wax museum, country house, supernatural power, serial killer, inspector ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: scotland yard, europe, scotland, england
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Waxwork (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, UK, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Wealthy slacker college student Mark, his new girlfriend Sarah, and their friends are invited to a special showing at a mysterious wax museum which displays 18 of the most evil men of all time. After his ex-girlfriend and another friend disappear, ...
Style: scary, slasher, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, transformation, wax museum, monster, haunted house, occult, werewolf, portal, characters killed one by one, female vampire, museum, youth ...
Time: 80s
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Here Today (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Veteran comedy writer Charlie Berns, who is slowly but surely losing his grip on reality, befriends a talented young New York street singer Emma Payge. Together, they form an unlikely yet hilarious and touching friendship that kicks the generation ...
Style: sincere, disturbing, psychological, semi serious, captivating ...
Plot: wax museum, dementia, male female relationship, fighting illness, intergenerational friendship, romantic friendship, couple relations, love story, generation gap, friends, trust, relationships ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s
Place: new york
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Dracula's Widow (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Dracula's wife, Vanessa, comes back to life and attacks Raymond who has a waxworks museum, where he displays notorious monsters and murderers.
Style: neo noir, serious, scary, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, female vampire, dracula, wax museum, murder, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female nudity, bondage, police investigation, vampirism, falsely accused ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, usa, romania
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The Wax Mask (1997)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Paris, 1900: a couple are horribly murdered by a masked man with a metal claw who rips their hearts out. The sole survivor and witness to the massacre is a young girl. Twelve years later in Rome a new wax museum is opened, whose main attractions are ...
Style: slasher, gothic, disturbing, psychological, serious ...
Plot: wax museum, empire, body horror, murder, prodigy, journalism, crimes, psychopath, showbiz, police officer, dead child, fire ...
Time: 90s, year 1900, year 1912
Place: paris france, rome italy
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Monster Squad (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Monster Squad is a television series that aired Saturday mornings on NBC from 1976-1977 that is unrelated to the later movie of the same name. The series stars Fred Grandy as Walt, a criminology student working as a night watchman at ...
Plot: monster, werewolf, superhero, museum, wax museum, statue comes to life, frankenstein's monster, van, crime fighter, crime solving, dracula, vampire ...
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Museum Of Horror (1964)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mysterious killer abducts girls off the street and covers them in wax.
Plot: wax museum, doctor, murder mystery, masked killer, evil man, insanity, murder, grave robber
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Face of the Screaming Werewolf (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Experimenting in hypnotic regression to past lives, Dr. Edmund Redding of the Cowan Institute in Pasadena has discovered that Ann Taylor is a reincarnated Aztec woman. Via her recovered memories, she is able to lead Redding and his associates to a ...
Style: suspense, psychotronic
Plot: werewolf, mummy, hypnosis, wax museum, experiment, wolfman, murder, elevator, pyramid, news report, fire, animal horror ...
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The Double-D Avenger (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Three of the biggest and bustiest Russ Meyer stars - Kitten Natividad, Haji, and Raven De La Croix - make a comeback in 'The Double-D Avenger,' the first in a series of sexy action/comedy feature films by William Winckler Productions. Big, ...
Style: psychotronic, sexy, humorous, feel good, funny ...
Plot: superhero, superheroine, sex scene, seductive, fighting crime, criminal, female protagonist, absurd humor, showdown, sexual humor, organized crime, humour ...
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The Exotic House of Wax (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In this erotic fantasy, when a naive young woman (Blake Pickett) inherits a wax museum, she's shocked to discover that her family legacy is no ordinary tourist trap. Statues from all periods of history come alive -- and come together -- when ...
Style: erotic, psychotronic, sex comedy, sexploitation film
Plot: lesbian cunnilingus, lesbian sex, erotica, sex, wax museum, oral sex, sexual pleasure, lesbianism, voyeurism, sexual attraction, lesbian, public sex ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
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Nightmare in Wax (1969)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The disfigured curator of a wax museum murders his enemies and then uses their bodies as exhibits in his museum.
Style: suspense, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: hollywood, wax museum, flashback, go go dancer, disfigured face, harbor, electrocution, club, accident, police officer, casting couch, zombification ...
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Waxwork II: Lost in Time (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The survivors of the first Waxwork must use a portal through time to defeat the evil that has followed them and turned their lives upside down.
Style: scary, serious, stylized, suspenseful, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, vampire, ghost, supernatural, haunted house, werewolf, supernatural being, house, wax museum, satanic ritual, living dead, spacecraft ...
Time: 90s, middle ages
Place: england
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How to Seduce a Virgin (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Martine Bressac is released from a psychiatric clinic after a year's treatment and is driven home by her chauffeur, Mathias. She is welcomed by the demented hunchbacked gardener Malou and the mute servant girl Adèle, and impatiently demands ...
Style: erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: mental disorder, hunchback, countess, female masturbation, sex, watching sex, wax museum, female whipping, female exhibitionist, sexpot, older man younger woman sex, psychiatric patient ...
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The Mutations (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mad scientist (Donald Pleasence) crosses plants with people, and the results wind up in a sideshow.
Style: funny, slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, exploitation, mad scientist, mutant, murder, human experiment, experiment, transformation, freak show, alien, body horror, amusement park ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, london
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Autopsy (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A pathology med student and a priest team up to investigate a wave of suicides blamed on sun spots and discover a number of them to be actual murders.
Style: macabre, slasher, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), female psychopath, mysticism, magic, investigation, murder, morgue, suicide, mutilation, sadistic killer, supernatural ...
Time: 70s
Place: rome italy, europe, italy
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Hollywood Mouth 3 (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After her father dies, film buff Berlyn Ferlinghetti tracks down information that may help to explain some things about her family background. Alternating with the main story are subplots: about crimes occurring at the movie museum where Berlyn ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: three stooges, sculptor, elvis presley, swing, wax museum, deception, cobra, recipe, impostor, hollywood, pharmacy, twins ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 70s, 60s, 50s
Place: venice california, los angeles, beverly hills, malibu california, santa monica california ...
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Santo in the Wax Museum (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: El Santo, the masked Mexican wrestler, investigates a series of kidnappings. He discovers that the mysterious Doctor Caroll is using the victims as part of his experiments to develop an army of monsters. Naturally, El Santo is able to overcome them ...
Style: suspense, psychotronic
Plot: wrestling, mixed martial arts, masked superhero, wax museum, strongman, muscleman, super strength, concentration camp survivor, museum, monster, warrior, greco roman wrestling ...
Place: mexico
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Ghost Writer (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A writer moves into a Malibu beach house, and comes up against the ghost of an actress who supposedly had committed suicide there 30 years previously, but had been murdered by her boyfriend. The ghost asks the writer's help in proving her ...
Plot: writers, dog, police, car chase, beach, beach house, murder, twins, wax museum, invisibility, ghost, dance club ...
Place: malibu california
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The Munsters' Revenge (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film begins with the Munster family making a visit to the wax museum. They take a picture of themselves standing next to their wax replicas. When the family leaves, the statues in the museum mysteriously come to life and begin wreaking havoc ...
Style: psychotronic, sitcom
Plot: halloween, monster, love, wax museum, frankenstein, unconventional family, family relations, eccentricity, robot, halloween party, vampire, eccentric family ...
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Tourist Trap (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Their car breaks down and four friends find themselves stranded at The Lost Oasis, a strange museum run by the friendly Mr. Slausen. Even though they are warned not to, the teens explore a house nearby and learn that it belongs to Davey, Mr. ...
Style: slasher, scary, psychological, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: murder, mannequin, serial killer, psychopath, insanity, group of friends, chase, cult, youth, stranded, crimes, old dark house ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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The Cremator (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Kopfrkingl enjoys his job at a crematorium in Czechoslovakia in the late 1930s. He likes reading the Tibetan book of the dead, and espouses the view that cremation relieves earthly suffering.
Style: surreal, scary, mind bending, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: crematorium, world war two, anti semitism, father murders son, insanity, surrealism, murder, mental disorder, serial killer, female nudity, parallel universe, avant-garde ...
Time: 1930s, year 1938
Place: ussr, eastern europe, prague, czech republic, europe ...
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W.C. Fields and Me (1976)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Film biography of actor-comedian W.C. Fields, concentrating on his years in Hollywood and his relationship with aspiring actress Caroltta Monti.
Style: serious, realistic, parody, silent film
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, couples, ambition, artists and showbiz, actor's life, alcohol abuse, relationship vs career, father son reunion, movie star, wax museum, vaudeville ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, new york, california
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Something Wicked This Way Comes (1983)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a small American town, a diabolical circus arrives, granting wishes for the townsfolk, but twisted as only the esteemed Mr. Dark can make them. Can two young boys overcome the worst the devil himself can deal out?
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: teens, horror for children
Plot: good versus evil, witch, circus, boy, small town, supernatural, youth, carnival, coming of age, greed, friendship, temptation ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 80s
Place: illinois, usa
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Shanghai Knights (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The dynamic duo of Chon Wang and Roy O'Bannon return for another crazy adventure. This time, they're in London to avenge the murder of Chon's father, but end up on an even bigger case. Chon's sister is there to do the same, but ...
Style: funny, entertaining, humorous, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, murder, adventure, vengeance, buddy, kung fu, good versus evil, creativity, chase, friends, partners, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: china, england, new york, london, scotland ...
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Bye Bye Monkey (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In metahistorical New York city electrotechnician Lafayette deals with a megalomaniac director of a wax museum of ancient Rome, an italian lonely anarchist, a group of feminist actresses - including Angelica who falls in love with him - and a small ...
Style: experimental, serious, atmospheric, disturbing, offbeat ...
Plot: surrealism, monkey, absurd humor, chimpanzee, distopia, king kong, human nature, manhood, babies and infants, orphan, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Chances Are (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Louie Jeffries is happily married to Corinne. On their first anniversary, Louie is killed crossing the road. Louie is reincarnated as Alex Finch, and twenty years later, fate brings Alex and Louie's daughter, Miranda, together. It's not ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, family outing
Plot: afterlife, reincarnation, ghost, older woman younger man relationship, death, romance, destiny, heaven, love, life & death, dysfunctional family, resurrection ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c., yale university, cleveland ohio
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Cowards Bend the Knee (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Story of Guy Maddin, hockey player for the Maroons, and son of a local hairdresser/abortion doctor. Guy tries to overcome his own cowardice (and multiple head-knocks) as he navigates through a dream-like Winnipeg.
Style: surreal, romantic, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: abortion, pregnancy, murder, psychopath, dangerous attraction, tragic love, obsession, prodigy, investigation, couple relations, addiction, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
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Chamber of Horrors (1966)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A one-handed madman (he lost the hand while escaping a hanging) uses various detachable devices as murder weapons to gain revenge on those he believes have wronged him.
Style: serious, slasher, realistic, scary, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, prostitute, psychopath, murder, vengeance, graphic violence, rivalry, goofy hero, track down, criminal heroes, confined, lovers on the run ...
Time: 19th century
Place: baltimore, latin america, usa, mexico, new orleans
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The Greatest Showman (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of American showman P.T. Barnum, founder of the circus that became the famous traveling Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.
Style: inspirational, captivating, uplifting, motivational, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night, kids
Plot: circus, social outcast, dancing, giant, success, father daughter relationship, love, outcast, friendship, romantic relationship, protest, racial slur ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 2010s
Place: new york
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