20 Movies Like Basket Case

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Eraserhead

Eraserhead
Eraserhead
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 87/100
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Runtime: 89 min
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Awards: 3 wins & 2 nominations
Writer: David Lynch
Actors: Jack Nance, Charlotte Stewart, Allen Joseph
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Eraserhead” is a surrealist horror film directed by David Lynch. It follows the story of a man named Henry Spencer as he navigates a nightmarish and bizarre world, grappling with themes of isolation, anxiety, and the pressures of parenthood.

The Toxic Avenger

The Toxic Avenger
The Toxic Avenger
Internet Movie Database: 6.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 71%
Metacritic: 42/100
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Runtime: 82 min
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Lloyd Kaufman, Joe Ritter, Gay Partington Terry
Actors: Andree Maranda, Mitch Cohen, Jennifer Babtist
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Toxic Avenger is a cult classic superhero comedy film about a nerdy janitor who transforms into a mutated vigilante after falling into a vat of toxic waste, seeking justice and fighting against corruption in a small town.

Street Trash

Street Trash
Street Trash
Internet Movie Database: 5.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 62%
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Runtime: 91 min
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Awards: 1 win & 1 nomination
Writer: Roy Frumkes, J. Michael Muro
Actors: Mike Lackey, Bill Chepil, Vic Noto
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Street Trash” is a 1987 horror-comedy film that follows the chaotic and gruesome events that unfold in a New York City junkyard after homeless people drink a toxic and highly alcoholic beverage, causing them to melt and explode in a gory and absurd fashion.”

Frankenhooker

Frankenhooker
Frankenhooker
Internet Movie Database: 6.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 60%
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Runtime: 85 min
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: N/A
Writer: Robert Martin, Frank Henenlotter
Actors: James Lorinz, Joanne Ritchie, Patty Mullen
Language: English, Swedish
Country: United States
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“Frankenhooker” is a 1990 horror-comedy film about a mad scientist who resurrects his deceased fiancée by harvesting body parts from prostitutes, resulting in a monstrous and unpredictable creation. The film follows his attempts to control and contain the newly reanimated “Frankenhooker” while navigating the chaos and consequences of his experiment.

Society

Society
Society
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 64%
Metacritic: 50/100
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations
Writer: Zeph E. Daniel, Rick Fry
Actors: Billy Warlock, Concetta D'Agnese, Ben Slack
Language: English
Country: United States, Japan
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The Society is a mystery drama series that follows a group of teenagers who find themselves in a replica of their wealthy New England town, but with no trace of their parents. As they struggle to establish order and survive, they uncover dark secrets and face various challenges that test their unity.

The Blob

The Blob
The Blob
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 66%
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 7 nominations
Writer: Theodore Simonson, Kay Linaker, Irvine H. Millgate
Actors: Shawnee Smith, Kevin Dillon, Donovan Leitch Jr.
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Blob” is a science fiction horror film about a gelatinous alien organism that crashes to Earth and begins consuming everything in its path, growing larger and more dangerous with each victim it devours. As it terrorizes a small town, a group of teenagers must find a way to stop it before it devours them all.

The Fly

The Fly
The Fly
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 79/100
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Runtime: 96 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 7 wins & 10 nominations total
Writer: George Langelaan, Charles Edward Pogue, David Cronenberg
Actors: Jeff Goldblum, Geena Davis, John Getz
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada
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“The Fly” is a 1986 science fiction horror film directed by David Cronenberg. The movie follows a scientist who accidentally merges his DNA with that of a housefly, resulting in a horrifying transformation and a desperate struggle to retain his humanity.

Re-Animator

Re-Animator
Re-Animator
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 84 min
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: 4 wins & 4 nominations
Writer: H.P. Lovecraft, Dennis Paoli, William Norris
Actors: Jeffrey Combs, Bruce Abbott, Barbara Crampton
Language: English, German
Country: United States
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The Re-Animator movie is about a medical student who discovers a serum that can bring the dead back to life, leading to horrifying consequences as he becomes obsessed with his experiments. It is a dark and gory horror film that explores the boundaries of science and morality.

Bad Taste

Bad Taste
Bad Taste
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 71%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 91 min
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: 1 win & 1 nomination
Writer: Peter Jackson, Tony Hiles, Ken Hammon
Actors: Terry Potter, Pete O'Herne, Craig Smith
Language: English, Maori
Country: New Zealand
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“Bad Taste” is a 1987 New Zealand comedy horror film directed by Peter Jackson. The movie follows a group of alien-fighting agents as they battle a group of extraterrestrial invaders who plan to harvest humans for their intergalactic fast-food chain.

Brain Damage

Brain Damage
Brain Damage
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 67%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 84 min
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Frank Henenlotter
Actors: Rick Hearst, Gordon MacDonald, Jennifer Lowry
Language: English
Country: United States
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The movie “Brain Damage” is about a young man who becomes addicted to a parasitic creature that gives him euphoria but also causes hallucinations and violence, leading to a battle for his sanity.

Tetsuo: The Iron Man

Tetsuo: The Iron Man
Tetsuo: The Iron Man
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
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Runtime: 67 min
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: 2 wins
Writer: Shin'ya Tsukamoto
Actors: Tomorô Taguchi, Kei Fujiwara, Nobu Kanaoka
Language: Japanese
Country: Japan
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“Tetsuo: The Iron Man” is a Japanese cyberpunk film that follows the story of a man who slowly transforms into a grotesque metal being after an encounter with a mysterious metal fetishist. As his body mutates, he grapples with his newfound powers and the consequences of his transformation.

The Evil Dead

The Evil Dead
The Evil Dead
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 71/100
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Runtime: 85 min
Genre: Horror
Awards: 5 wins & 1 nomination
Writer: Sam Raimi
Actors: Bruce Campbell, Ellen Sandweiss, Richard DeManincor
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Evil Dead” is a horror film about a group of friends who unknowingly unleash an ancient and malevolent force while staying in a remote cabin. As the evil entity possesses and terrorizes them, they must fight for their survival against the relentless onslaught of demonic forces.

Dead Alive

Dead Alive
Dead Alive
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 54/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Awards: 14 wins & 7 nominations
Writer: Stephen Sinclair, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson
Actors: Timothy Balme, Diana Peñalver, Elizabeth Moody
Language: English, Spanish
Country: New Zealand
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“Dead Alive,” also known as “Braindead,” is a horror-comedy film directed by Peter Jackson. The movie follows a man named Lionel who must battle an army of zombies after his mother is bitten by a deadly Sumatran rat-monkey and turns into a flesh-eating creature.”

Slither

Slither
Slither
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 69/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: 2 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: James Gunn
Actors: Nathan Fillion, Elizabeth Banks, Michael Rooker
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada
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The Slither movie is a horror-comedy that follows a small town’s fight against an alien parasite that takes over its residents, turning them into grotesque and deadly creatures. As the infestation spreads, a group of unlikely heroes must band together to save the town and themselves from total annihilation.

The Human Centipede

The Human Centipede (First Sequence)
The Human Centipede (First Sequence)
Internet Movie Database: 4.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 48%
Metacritic: 33/100
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Runtime: 92 min
Genre: Horror
Awards: 8 wins & 3 nominations
Writer: Tom Six
Actors: Dieter Laser, Winter Williams, Ashlynn Yennie
Language: English, German, Japanese
Country: Netherlands
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“The Human Centipede” is a horror film about a deranged surgeon who kidnaps three people and surgically connects them mouth to anus, creating a grotesque human centipede. The victims are forced to live in this horrifying state, enduring unimaginable suffering and degradation.

The Greasy Strangler

The Greasy Strangler
The Greasy Strangler
Internet Movie Database: 5.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 62%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 93 min
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Awards: 2 wins & 1 nomination
Writer: Toby Harvard, Jim Hosking
Actors: Michael St. Michaels, Sky Elobar, Elizabeth De Razzo
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Greasy Strangler” is a dark comedy horror film about a father and son duo who run a disco walking tour by day, but at night, the father transforms into a greasy serial killer who strangles his victims. The film explores their bizarre and grotesque relationship as they navigate love, jealousy, and murder.

Maniac

Maniac
Maniac
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
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Runtime: 386 min
Seasons: 1
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: 2 wins & 14 nominations
Writer: Cary Joji Fukunaga, Patrick Somerville
Actors: Emma Stone, Jonah Hill, Sonoya Mizuno
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Maniac” is a psychological horror film about a disturbed man who becomes obsessed with scalping women and attaching their hair to mannequins. As his violent urges escalate, he forms a complex relationship with a young artist who unknowingly becomes entangled in his dark world.

Santa Sangre

Santa Sangre
Santa Sangre
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
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Runtime: 123 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 9 nominations
Writer: Alejandro Jodorowsky, Roberto Leoni, Claudio Argento
Actors: Axel Jodorowsky, Blanca Guerra, Guy Stockwell
Language: English
Country: Mexico, Italy
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“Santa Sangre” is a surrealist horror film directed by Alejandro Jodorowsky. It follows a young man named Fenix who, after witnessing a traumatic event as a child, becomes involved in a macabre circus act controlled by his mother and embarks on a journey of self-discovery and revenge.

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
Internet Movie Database: 6.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 37%
Metacritic: 38/100
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Runtime: 98 min
Genre: Horror
Awards: 4 wins & 17 nominations
Writer: Kim Henkel, Tobe Hooper, Scott Kosar
Actors: Jessica Biel, Jonathan Tucker, Andrew Bryniarski
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Texas Chainsaw Massacre” is a horror film about a group of friends who encounter a family of sadistic cannibals while on a road trip, leading to a terrifying and deadly pursuit. The film is known for its intense and brutal depiction of violence and has become a classic in the horror genre.

Pink Flamingos

Pink Flamingos
Pink Flamingos
Internet Movie Database: 6.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 47/100
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Runtime: 93 min
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Awards: 1 win
Writer: John Waters
Actors: Divine, David Lochary, Mary Vivian Pearce
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Pink Flamingos movie is a cult classic known for its outrageous and shocking content, following the story of a criminal couple competing for the title of “the filthiest person alive” in a series of disturbing and perverse acts.

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