Movies like Carrie 2002

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Carrie (2002)
 5.5
 9K
Carrie (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Carrie White is a lonely and painfully shy teenage girl with telekinetic powers who is slowly pushed to the edge of insanity by frequent bullying from both classmates at her school, and her own religious, but abusive, mother.
Style: bleak, scary, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: telekinesis, psychic power, gory, supernatural ability, social misfits, teenage life, youth, parents and children, high school, life is a bitch, supernatural, vengeance, mother daughter relationship, prom, school life, teenage girl, child abuse, supernatural power, dysfunctional family, bad mother, public humiliation, revenge, family relations, misfit, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Carrie

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and rough films with plots about deadly, youth, supernatural, teenage life, rivalry, vengeance and danger mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Carrie: Look Away (2018), Wishcraft (2002), Sometimes They Come Back (1991), Tamara (2005), The Source (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.9
 130K
Carrie (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A reimagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White, a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother, who unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom.
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: telekinesis, prom, humiliation, bullying, social misfits, high school, supernatural ability, teenage life, supernatural, revenge, gory, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.0
 13K
Look Away (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A timid and reclusive 18-year-old high school student is alienated by her parents and ruthlessly rejected by her peers. Desperate and isolated, she confides in her own reflection — and in the mirror she finds her imagined evil twin, someone who ...
Style: bleak, psychological, brutal, macabre
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, high school life, supernatural, teenage life, teenage girl, parents and children, vengeance, murder, father daughter relationship, mirror, brutality, snow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 7.4
 162K
Carrie (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Carrie White, a shy and troubled teenage girl who is tormented by her high school peers and her fanatically religious mother, begins to use her powers of telekinesis to exact revenge upon them.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: abusive mother, high school life, telekinesis, rage, cruelty, prom, social misfits, classmate, teenage life, vengeance, humiliation, teen angst ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979, future, near future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.2
 2K
Wishcraft (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Life is about to change for Brett Bumpers, Martin Van Buren High School's resident brain. Socially inept and head over heels in love with Samantha the school beauty. Brett receives a mysterious package, a talisman, and the power to make three ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, dead teenager, high school, supernatural, teenage life, supernatural ability, wish come true, slasher, deadly, youth, fall in love, gory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Sometimes They Come Back (1991)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on a short story by Stephen King, a man and his family return to his home town, but he is then harassed by teenagers that died when he was a kid.
Style: psychological, serious, rough, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, high school, stephen king, haunted by the past, supernatural, family in danger, murder, bully, tunnel, train, rivalry, school ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 10K
Tamara (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Tamara, an unattractive girl who is picked on by her peers, returns after her death as a sexy seductress to enact revenge.
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, high school, back from the dead, curses spells and rituals, witchcraft, gory, resurrection, seduction, slasher, social misfits, supernatural ability, frame up ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.9
 666
The Source (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four outcast teenagers acquire mystical powers that allow them to become gods on campus, with deadly consequences.
Style: atmospheric, serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenage love, danger, youth, misfit, high school life, deadly, in the woods, vengeance, serial killer, prank, school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Rage: Carrie 2 (1999)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After the suicide of her only friend, Rachel has never felt more on the outside. The one person who reached out to her, Jessie, also happens to be part of the popular crowd that lives to torment outsiders like her. But Rachel has something else that ...
Style: scary, realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, prom, suicide, blood, innocence lost, lone wolves, small town, swimming pool, murder, fire, teacher, party ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 5.2
 1K
Scanner Cop (1994)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sam Staziak, a rookie cop with the Los Angeles Police Department, is also a 'scanner' (psionic). When a string of murders begins to decimate the police department, Sam faces sensory overload and possible insanity as he uses his powers to ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, rough, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, vengeance, gory, supernatural, adoption, rivalry, deadly, fighting crime, police station, supernatural ability, danger, psychic power ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.4
 10K
The Final (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of high school outcasts get revenge on the students that torment them.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly, high school, deathtrap, misfit, isolation, confined, social misfits, revenge, torture, kidnapping, group of friends, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.2
 682
Bad Reputation (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A high school girl wrongly branded as the school slut embraces her 'bad reputation' and takes revenge on the kids who have made her life a living hell.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape and revenge, domineering mother, high school, public humiliation, gang rape, party, alcoholic mother, teenage life, juvenile delinquency, vengeance, life is a bitch, gang ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.4
 789
Hallows Point (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Trapped in an abandoned schoolhouse with an evil they helped create, but cannot defeat, the students are ill prepared for their last lesson...in terror!
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, murder, psychopath, gory, prank, crimes, supernatural ability, isolation, youth, danger, captivity, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Haunting of Molly Hartley (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When teenage Molly Hartley moves to a new town, she's haunted by terrifying visions that may have to do with dark secrets from her past. Something evil lurks just beneath the lush surfaces of her private-school world, and it holds the rights to ...
Style: bleak, realistic, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, curses spells and rituals, high school life, teenage life, supernatural, danger, haunted by the past, parents and children, dealing with death, teenage girl, mental illness, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.0
 3K
The Nun (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of catholic school girls are victimized by a sadistic and jealous nun, "Sister Ursula". The girls drown the nun in a pool of "holy" water. Eighteen years later circumstances arise in which the nuns spirit is released to ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, rough ...
Plot: evil nun, ghost, ritual murder, violence, vengeance, deadly, supernatural, haunted by the past, gory, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
Place: barcelona, europe, spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Deadly Friend (1986)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Paul is a new kid in town with a robot named "BB". He befriends Samantha and the three of them have a lot of good times together. That is, until Samantha's abusive father throws her down some stairs and kills her. In an effort to save ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, mad scientist, robot, zombie, teenager, college, prank, serial killer, child abuse, artificial intelligence, resurrection ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.0
 893
Detention (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of high school students are sent to Detention. Abandoned and locked in, images of Ghosts appear as they attempt to escape, only to find themselves connected to a past horrific death and made responsible for it with their lives.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense ...
Plot: slasher, ghost, danger, supernatural, confined, school, high school, deadly, prank, isolation, teenage life, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Prom Night II (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Hamilton High's Prom Queen of 1957, Mary Lou Maloney is killed by her jilted boyfriend, she comes back for revenge 30 years later. Bill Nordham is now the principle of Hamilton High and his son is about to attend the prom with Vicki ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, murder, cemetery, prom, ghost, slasher, prank, school principal, infidelity, supernatural, teenager, locker room ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 1950s, year 1957, year 1987
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Children of the Corn: Genesis (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Tim and Allie seek shelter in a remote desert compound after becoming lost and stranded. A strange Manson-like character, Preacher, reluctantly allows them inside with strict orders to be gone by morning and not wander "where you are not ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: religions or cults, supernatural, danger, youth, deadly, isolation, confined, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, off the road, farmhouse, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
Devil's Diary (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When two friends, Dominique and Ursula, uncover an ancient book in a graveyard one night, they discover that the book has the supernatural power to grant any evil desire written within it. In a series of escalating acts of vengeance, Ursula harms ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, psychological, exciting ...
Plot: high school, youth, obsession, vengeance, supernatural, clergy, teenager, revenge, lightning, cemetery, teenage girl, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.2
 19K
The Gallows (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: 20 years after a horrific accident during a small town school play, students at the school resurrect the failed show in a misguided attempt to honor the anniversary of the tragedy - but soon discover that some things are better left alone.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, dark, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, slasher killer, youth, murder, dead teenager, tragedy, teenage life, supernatural, deadly, social relations, crimes, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 2010s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.1
 17K
Willard (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Desperate for companionship, the repressed Willard befriends a group of rats that inhabit his late father's deteriorating mansion. In these furry creatures, Willard finds temporary refuge from daily abuse at the hands of his bedridden mother ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, macabre, atmospheric ...
Plot: revenge, humiliation, vengeance, workplace, obsession, psychopath, mentally unstable, danger, social misfits, dangerous animal, boss and employee, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Urban Legends: Bloody Mary (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On a prom-night dare, a trio of high school friends chant an incantation, unleashing an evil spirit from the past with deadly consequences.
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban legend, ghost, afterlife, slasher, prom, bong, high school dance, dead teenager, grudge, rivalry, legends and myths, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 60s, 1960s
Place: salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
An American Terror (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Josh wakes each day to a series of Hells. Between uncaring parents and bullying at school he has little to live for. After a brutal event and ensuing humiliation of an online video, Josh and his friends decide to take revenge by staging a massacre ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, survival, deadly, teenage life, confined, crimes, danger, psychopath, isolation, gory, vengeance, torture chamber ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.1
 1K
Heartstopper (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two hospitalized young people discover that things can get even worse when the dilapidated institution is stranded by a severe storm and a maniac stalks the corridors butchering the patients and staff.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary
Plot: hospital, serial killer, psychopath, murder, electric chair, vengeance, mind game, youth, social misfits, supernatural, gory, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
House of Fears (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The night before a local haunted house opens for Halloween, six friends sneak in for a few hours of fun. Soon after entering, they find themselves trapped inside with no way out.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, confined, ghost, survival, haunted house, deadly, teenage life, danger, crimes, halloween, supernatural power, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.6
 678
The Garden (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A troubled young boy and his father on a road trip stumble upon a rural farm where the elderly owner has sinister plans for the both of them involving witchcraft and evil.
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, serious, futuristic
Plot: apocalypse, supernatural, gory, parents and children, supernatural ability, mentally unstable, deadly, countryside, haunted by the past, alcohol abuse, mental institution, hallucination ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Nobody Gets Out Alive (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of college students escape their troubled lives but only to find themselves fighting for their lives from a revenge seeking mad man.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, survival, danger, vengeance, rivalry, friendship, in the woods, strong violent content, deadly, youth, slasher, camp ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Brotherhood III: Young Demons (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A group of devil-may-care teenagers discover they've mistakenly called upon the Prince of Darkness in this flashy horror story.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, homoerotic, cult film
Plot: high school, supernatural, youth, danger, school, vampire, murder, good versus evil, zombie, ghost, religions or cults, wizards and magicians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 638
The Spell (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A distraught mother must cope with her embittered daughter who has the ability to cause "accidents" to happen.
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, bleak, serious, rough ...
Plot: supernatural, telekinesis, occult, revenge, teenager, torment, rivalry, cons and scams, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, parents and children, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Wasted on the Young (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a high school party goes dangerously off the rails, one teenager finds that revenge is just a computer click away.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, youth, teenage life, teenage love, family relations, social relations, rivalry, murder, danger, signal, picked on, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%