Reanimation movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant reanimation movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out scary, suspense, suspenseful, serious, weird and psychotronic films and TV shows about / with reanimation, supernatural, corpse, death, monster, blood, mad scientist, deadly, zombie and murder plots mostly in Horror, Comedy and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as reanimation: Code Black (2015), Re-Animator (1985), Bride of Re-Animator (1990), Death Smiles on a Murderer (1973), Young Frankenstein (1974), Second Chance (2016), One Dark Night (1982), Frankenstein: The True Story (1973), The Dead Pit (1989), Lady Frankenstein (1971).

List of reanimation movies

 8.0
 12K
Code Black (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Inspired by the award-winning documentary, this medical drama is set in the busiest and most notorious ER in the nation where the extraordinary staff confront a challenged system in order to protect their ideals and the patients who need them the ...
Style: suspense, touching, emotional, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: doctor, emergency room, hospital, medical profession, medical, reanimation, medicine, saving a life, nurse, team, coping, nursing ...
Place: los angeles
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 7.2
 66K
Re-Animator (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A dedicated student at a medical college and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue when an odd new student arrives on campus.
Style: splatter, scary, disturbing, slasher, macabre ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, hospital, mad scientist, reanimated corpse, black cat, insanity, dark humor, experiment, female nudity, overdose, laboratory, strangulation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: zurich switzerland, massachusetts, austria, europe
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Bride of Re-Animator (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
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: macabre, slasher, scary, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, laboratory, reanimation, reanimated corpse, monster, mad scientist, exploitation, police detective, civil war, serum, body horror, insanity ...
Time: 80s
Place: massachusetts, peru, usa, south america
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Death Smiles on a Murderer (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man discovers an ancient Incan formula for raising the dead, and uses it for a series of revenge murders.
Style: gothic horror, gothic, slasher, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: jealousy, killer, reanimation, murder, obsession, mysterious woman, lesbian sex, fear, anger, death, rage, confusion ...
Time: 20th century
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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, funny, humorous, absurd, gothic ...
Plot: monster, experiment, farce, castle, frankenstein, mad scientist, scientist, supernatural, laboratory, satire, hunchback, reanimation ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 70s
Place: transylvania, europe, usa
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 7.4
 12K
Second Chance (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A disgraced, 75-year-old ex-sheriff, whose life ends at the hands of corrupt cops, is brought back to life and given a second chance by a pair of young tech scientists, as a 35-year-old with unpredictable near-superhuman abilities.
Style: captivating, tense, futuristic, exciting, serious
Plot: resurrection, genius, superhuman, second chance, father son relationship, scientist, reanimation, investigation, supernatural, secret, friendship, brother sister relationship ...
Time: future
Place: usa
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One Dark Night (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A strange man named Karl Rhamarevich dies shortly after discovering a way to become even more powerful in death through telekinesis. On the night of his burial in a crypt, Julie is to spend the night there as part of an initiation rite, supervised ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, slasher, sexy, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mausoleum, telekinesis, initiation, ghost, supernatural, living dead, mind control, reanimation, supernatural power, breaking and entering, survival, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s
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Frankenstein: The True Story (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 185 min.
Story: This much-requested, made-for-TV adaptation of Mary Shelley's novel stars Michael Sarrazin as the creature given life by Victor Frankenstein (Leonard Whiting), who witnesses his creation turn uncontrollable after he's duped by his ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: frankenstein, blind man, monster, scientist, doctor, murder, reanimation, deadly creature, mad scientist, supernatural, mad doctor, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe
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 5.3
 3K
The Dead Pit (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A renegade doctor is shot dead and entombed with his fiendish experiments in the basement of an abandoned wing of a mental hospital. Twenty years later, a mysterious woman is admitted with amnesia, and her arrival is marked by an earthquake - which ...
Style: slasher, surprise ending, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie, mental illness, mental institution, supernatural power, zombie attack, holy water, repressed memory, insanity, psychiatrist, amnesia, nightmare, psychotherapy ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
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Lady Frankenstein (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Dr. Frankensteins' daughter, who is in love with the aging lab assistant Marshall, continues with her fathers experiments and attempts to transplant Marshall's brain into a new body to prolong his life.
Style: psychotronic, serious, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, monster, laboratory, sex scene, killed during sex, anti heroine, father daughter relationship, reanimation, surgeon, seduction, scientist, fire ...
Time: 70s
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 7.5
 98K
Braindead (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a Sumatran rat-monkey bites Lionel Cosgrove's mother, she's transformed into a zombie and begins killing (and transforming) the entire town while Lionel races to keep things under control.
Style: bloody, splatter, surreal, macabre, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, monster, dark humor, supernatural, violent, back from the dead, living dead, cannibalism, zombie attack, brutality, transformation, insanity ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 90s, year 1957
Place: new zealand
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 5.7
 2K
Patchwork (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A delightfully dark, Frankenstein-themed horror comedy about a re-animated corpse, made from the stitched together body parts of three murdered young women, that decides to go on a bloody quest to find their killer and avenge their deaths!
Style: scary, psychotronic, bleak, humorous, disturbing ...
Plot: revenge, reanimation, vanity, narcissism, body horror, kidnapping, scientist, female protagonist, violence, mutant, vengeance, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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 6.4
 492
Tikkun (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Israel
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Haim-Aaron is a bright, ultra-orthodox religious scholar living in Jerusalem. His talents and devotion are envied by all. One evening, following a self-imposed fast, Haim-Aaron collapses and loses consciousness. The paramedics announce his death, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: jewish family, father son relationship, nightmare, fasting, resurrection, loss of faith, dream, religion, reanimation, death, near death experience, necrophilia ...
Time: 2010s
Place: jerusalem, israel
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The Age of Adaline (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After 29-year-old Adaline recovers from a nearly lethal accident, she inexplicably stops growing older. As the years stretch on and on, Adaline keeps her secret to herself until she meets a man who changes her life.
Style: romantic, touching, emotional, dramatic, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: immortality, love, romance, love story, immortal, life & death, loneliness, aging, love and romance, miraculous event, supernatural, supernatural romance ...
Time: future, 20th century, year 1952, year 1981, year 1937 ...
Place: san francisco, california, oregon, arizona, england
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Tales of Fear (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: 'Tales of Fear' is a six part anthology film styled after EC horror comics of the 1950s. The film includes a variety of tales: Teenagers in a graveyard at night realize it's not wise to disturb the dead. A nosey woman thinks her ...
Style: suspense, bleak, scary, psychotronic, anthology
Plot: werewolf, reanimation, mad scientist, psycho, monster, supernatural power, supernatural, killings, chase, hunting, loss, evil ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.9
 109K
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, disturbing ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: dog, frankenstein, supernatural, experiment, life & death, mad scientist, afterlife, loss of loved one, reincarnation, monster, halloween, pets ...
Time: 1930s
Place: usa, netherlands
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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: gothic horror, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, touching ...
Plot: frankenstein, mad scientist, supernatural, laboratory, monster, doctor frankenstein, frankenstein's monster, grave robbing, experiment gone awry, escapades, deadly creature, vengeance ...
Time: 60s
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The Evil of Frankenstein (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Once hounded from his castle by outraged villagers for creating a monstrous living being, Baron Frankenstein returns to Karlstaad. High in the mountains they stumble on the body of the creature, perfectly preserved in the ice. He is brought back to ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, suspense, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: frankenstein, monster, mad scientist, supernatural, murder, laboratory, castle, creature, reanimation, experiment, experiment gone awry, deaf ...
Time: 60s
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Butcher the Bakers (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Recently fired, a grim reaper with anger issues terrorizes a small town, killing and collecting souls for a purpose only he knows. Sam and Martin, slackers who work at the local bakery, are hired by a mysterious stranger to stop him from killing ...
Style: humorous, unusual plot structure, light, scary, feel good
Plot: death, friends, undead, supernatural, magic, violence, corpse, reanimation, bakery, grim reaper, baker, cemetery ...
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Hunchback of the Morgue (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Paul Naschy plays a hunchback with below average intelligence who works at the morgue. He is in love with a sickly girl who happens to be the only person who is kind to him. Each day he brings her flowers until the day she dies.
Style: gothic, scary, serious, suspenseful, cult film ...
Plot: necrophilia, murder, mad scientist, terror, morgue, fistfight, hunchback, rat, erotica, reanimation, ghost, acid ...
Time: 70s
Place: spain
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Doctor Blood's Coffin (1961)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: People are mysteriously disappearing near a remote Cornish village, where a scientist is experimenting with reviving the dead.
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: zombie, experiment, living dead, judiciary, cave, reanimation, mad doctor, human experiment, murder, disorder, chaos, social relations ...
Place: england
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Beneath the Surface (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: By uncovering a world thought only to exist in his imagination, Ethan brings the love of his life back from the dead in order to clear her name and expose the truth behind her apparent suicide. However, he did not expect the chaos that would come ...
Style: suspense, satirical, disturbing, tense
Plot: zombie, satire, revenge, tragic love, love affair, love triangle, relationship problems, voodoo, reanimation, high school, razor blade
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 5.4
 2K
Subject Two (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A doctor invents a resurrection formula and tests it by killing his assistant over and over and over again
Style: serious, rough, psychological, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie, murder, mad scientist, death wish, doctors and patients, confined, power relations, disorder, crimes, supernatural, doctor patient relationship, reanimation ...
Time: contemporary
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 4.9
 4K
Spookies (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Taking a wrong turn, travelers find themselves trapped in a mysterious house. One horror after another threatens them as the sorcerer who lives within needs sacrifices to give eternal life to his beautiful bride.
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, slasher, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, occult, monster, supernatural, old dark house, curses spells and rituals, haunted house, black magic, murder, back from the dead, giant spider, vampire ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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Return of the Living Dead III (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Colonel Reynolds and his group of government scientists continue their work on re-animating the dead for military use. His son Curt uses a stolen security pass to sneak in with his thrill-seeking girlfriend Julie, with shocking, deadly results!
Style: tragic ending, bloody, slasher, funny, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, living dead, undead, military base, self mutilation, body mutilation, female nudity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father son relationship, infection, gang, addiction ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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 6.0
 8K
Dead Heat (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: LAPD police officer, Roger Mortis is killed while arresting zombies who have been reanimated by the head of Dante Laboratories in order to carry out violent armed robberies.
Style: scary, humorous, parody, splatter, buddy movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, monster, vengeance, buddy cop, mad scientist, supernatural, police investigation, exploitation, resurrection, violence, motorcycle, police ...
Time: 80s
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Dawn of the Dead (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: During an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter, and his television-executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, infection, shopping mall, survival, epidemic, monster, siege, living dead, isolation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa, philadelphia
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Beyond Re-Animator (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Once again tampering with mother nature to disastrous results, Dr. Herbert West continues his research while serving time in a maximum security prison for his previous exploits. West's limited prison-cell experiments are suddenly interrupted by ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, intense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, insanity, prison, mad scientist, afterlife, dark humor, survival, laboratory, monster, experiment, convict, doctor ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: massachusetts
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 7.5
 179K
The Abyss (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A civilian oil rig crew is recruited to conduct a search and rescue effort when a nuclear submarine mysteriously sinks. One diver soon finds himself on a spectacular odyssey 25,000 feet below the ocean's surface where he confronts a mysterious ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: ocean, ufo, sea, submarine, disaster, survival, alien, catastrophe, first contact, alien encounter, heroic mission, space and aliens ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
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Onechanbara: Bikini Samurai Squad (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The dead have risen to feast on the flesh of the living, and just when it seems that all hope for humanity has been lost, bikini girls with machine guns take one last shot at saving mankind from certain extinction. In the near future, a deranged ...
Style: serious, stylized, rough, scary, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, female protagonist, katana, martial arts, supernatural, chaos, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, mad scientist, female killer, survival ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
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