Movies like Creepshow 2 1987

EC Comics-inspired weirdness returns with three tales. In the first, a wooden statue of a Native American comes to life...to exact vengeance on the murderer of his elderly owners. In the second, four teens are stranded on a raft on a lake with a blob that is hungry. And in the third, a hit and run woman is terrorized by the hitchhiker she accidentally killed...or did she really kill him?

If you already watched and love Creepshow 2, you will love these. Below is the list of movies similar to Creepshow 2.

1 Cujo 1983

A friendly St. Bernard named "Cujo" contracts rabies and conducts a reign of terror on a small American town.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller

Director:

Lewis Teague

Country:

United States of America
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2 The People Under The Stairs 1991

When young Poindexter "Fool" Williams breaks into the creepy, immense old home of his family's greedy and uncaring landlords, he uncovers a disturbing scenario underneath the stairs.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Wes Craven

Writer:

Wes Craven

Country:

United States of America
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3 Sleepaway Camp 1983

Slightly disturbed and painfully shy Angela Baker is sent away to summer camp with her cousin. Not long after Angela's arrival, things start to go horribly wrong for anyone with sinister or less than honorable intentions.

Genre:

Horror

Director:

Robert Hiltzik

Writer:

Robert Hiltzik

Country:

United States of America
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4 Leprechaun 1993

A horrific Leprechaun goes on a rampage after his precious bag of gold coins is stolen. He uses all of his magical destructive powers to trick, terrorize and kill anyone who is unlucky enough to hinder his relentless search. In a frantic attempt to survive the wrath of the Leprechaun, Tori and her friends scramble to find the only weapon known to kill this Irish monster...a four-leaf clover.

Genres:

Comedy, Horror, Thriller

Director:

Mark Jones

Writer:

Mark Jones

Country:

United States of America
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5 Wishmaster 1997

The Djinn having been released from his ancient prison seeks to capture the soul of the woman who discovered him, thereby opening a portal and freeing his fellow Djinn to take over the earth.

Genres:

Horror, Science Fiction

Director:

Robert Kurtzman

Writer:

Peter Atkins

Country:

United States of America
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6 Creepshow 1982

Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A. Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen.

Genres:

Horror, Comedy

Director:

George A. Romero

Writer:

Stephen King (original screenplay by)

Country:

United States of America
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7 The Return Of The Living Dead 1985

When a bumbling pair of employees at a medical supply warehouse accidentally release a deadly gas into the air, the vapors cause the dead to re-animate as they go on a rampage seeking their favorite food: brains!

Genres:

Comedy, Horror

Director:

Dan O'Bannon

Writers:

Rudy Ricci (story), John A. Russo (story) (as John Russo) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
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8 Re-Animator 1985

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.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Comedy, Horror

Director:

Stuart Gordon

Writers:

H.P. Lovecraft (story "Herbert West, Re-Animator"), Dennis Paoli (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
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9 Night Of The Creeps 1986

In 1959, an alien experiment crashes to earth and infects a fraternity member. They freeze the body, but in the modern day, two geeks pledging a fraternity accidentally thaw the corpse, which proceeds to infect the campus with parasites that transform their hosts into killer zombies.

Genres:

Comedy, Horror, Science Fiction

Director:

Fred Dekker

Writer:

Fred Dekker

Country:

United States of America
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10 Phantasm 1979

A young boy and his friends face off against a mysterious grave robber known only as the Tall Man, who keeps a mysterious arsenal of terrible weapons with him.

Genres:

Horror, Science Fiction

Director:

Don Coscarelli

Writer:

Don Coscarelli

Country:

United States of America
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11 The Blob 1988

Remake of the 1958 horror sci-fi about a deadly blob which is the spawn of a secret government germ warfare project which consumes everyone in its path. Teenagers try in vain to warn the townsfolk, who refuse to take them seriously, while government agents try to cover up the evidence and confine the creature.

Genres:

Horror, Science Fiction

Director:

Chuck Russell

Writers:

Theodore Simonson (earlier screenplay), Kay Linaker (earlier screenplay) (as Kate Phillips) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.5

12 Pumpkinhead 1988

A man conjures up a gigantic vengeance demon called Pumpkinhead to destroy the teenagers who accidentally killed his son.

Genres:

Fantasy, Horror

Director:

Stan Winston

Writers:

Ed Justin (poem), Mark Patrick Carducci (story) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
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13 From Beyond 1986

A group of scientists have developed the Resonator, a machine which allows whoever is within range to see beyond normal perceptible reality. But when the experiment succeeds, they are immediately attacked by terrible life forms.

Genres:

Horror, Science Fiction, Fantasy

Director:

Stuart Gordon

Writers:

H.P. Lovecraft (short story), Brian Yuzna (adaptation) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
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14 An American Werewolf In London 1981

Two American tourists in England are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists.

Genres:

Comedy, Horror

Director:

John Landis

Writer:

John Landis

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
7.5

15 The Howling 1981

After a bizarre and near fatal encounter with a serial killer, a newswoman is sent to a rehabilitation center whose inhabitants may not be what they seem.

Genre:

Horror

Director:

Joe Dante

Writers:

Gary Brandner (novel), John Sayles (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
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16 Basket Case 1982

A young man carrying a big basket that contains his deformed Siamese-twin brother seeks vengeance on the doctors who separated them against their will.

Genres:

Comedy, Horror

Director:

Frank Henenlotter

Country:

United States of America
6.2

17 The Stuff 1985

A new dessert is taking the nation by storm known as “the Stuff”. It’s up to ex-FBI agent David Rutherford to find the key ingredients in the recipe for the Stuff. The investigation leads to disturbing discoveries that David Rutherford rushes to unveil to the nation. However, David finds trouble along the way leading to an explosive climax. The real question is, are you eating the Stuff or is the Stuff eating you?

Genres:

Horror, Comedy, Science Fiction

Director:

Larry Cohen

Writer:

Larry Cohen

Country:

United States of America
5.9

18 C.H.U.D. 1984

A rash of bizarre murders in New York City seems to point to a group of grotesquely deformed vagrants living in the sewers. A courageous policeman, a photo journalist and his girlfriend, and a nutty bum, who seems to know a lot about the creatures, band together to try and determine what the creatures are and how to stop them.

Genres:

Horror, Science Fiction

Director:

Douglas Cheek

Writers:

Parnell Hall (screenplay), Shepard Abbott (story)

Country:

United States of America
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19 Nightbreed 1990

A troubled young man is drawn to a mythical place called Midian where a variety of monsters are hiding from humanity.

Genres:

Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror

Director:

Clive Barker

Writers:

Clive Barker (novel), Clive Barker (screenplay)

Country:

United States of America
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20 Killer Klowns From Outer Space 1988

Aliens who look like clowns come from outer space and terrorize a small town.

Genres:

Comedy, Horror, Science Fiction

Director:

Stephen Chiodo

Country:

United States of America
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21 The Monster Squad 1987

Count Dracula adjourns to Earth, accompanied by Frankenstein's Monster, the Wolfman, the Mummy, and the Gillman. The uglies are in search of a powerful amulet that will grant them power to rule the world. Our heroes - the Monster Squad are the only ones daring to stand in their way.

Genres:

Comedy, Action, Fantasy

Director:

Fred Dekker

Country:

United States of America
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22 Critters 1986

A massive ball of furry creatures from another world eat their way through a small mid-western town followed by intergalactic bounty hunters opposed only by militant townspeople.

Genres:

Action, Comedy, Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller

Director:

Stephen Herek

Writers:

Domonic Muir (story), Domonic Muir (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
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23 The 'burbs 1989

When secretive new neighbors move in next door, suburbanite Ray Peterson and his friends let their paranoia get the best of them as they start to suspect the newcomers of evildoings and commence an investigation. But it's hardly how Ray, who much prefers drinking beer, reading his newspaper and watching a ball game on the tube expected to spend his vacation.

Genres:

Comedy, Horror, Thriller

Director:

Joe Dante

Writer:

Dana Olsen

Country:

United States of America
6.9

24 Brainscan 1994

A lonely teenage horror-movie fan discovers a mysterious computer game that uses hypnosis to custom-tailor the game into the most terrifying experience imaginable. When he emerges from the hypnotic trance he is horrified to find evidence that the brutal murder depicted in the game actually happened -- and he's the killer.

Genre:

Horror

Director:

John Flynn

Writers:

Brian Owens (story), Andrew Kevin Walker (screenplay)

Countries:

Canada, United Kingdom, United States of America
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