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: scary, bleak, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, psychic power, supernatural ability, social misfits, teenage life, youth, supernatural, parents and children, high school, life is a bitch, vengeance, mother daughter relationship, prom, telekinesis, school life, teenage girl, child abuse, supernatural power, dysfunctional family, bad mother, public humiliation, revenge, family relations, misfit, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Carrie

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and rough films with plots about deadly, supernatural, rivalry, youth, murder, danger and vengeance mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Carrie: Look Away (2018), Tamara (2005), Sometimes They Come Back (1991), The Source (2002), Wishcraft (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.9
 127K
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, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prom, telekinesis, humiliation, high school, social misfits, supernatural ability, teenage life, supernatural, bullying, revenge, gory, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.2
 13K
Look Away (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: 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: psychological, bleak, brutal, macabre
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, high school life, teenage life, supernatural, vengeance, teenage girl, parents and children, murder, social misfits, sexuality, father daughter relationship, humiliation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.4
 154K
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, rage, prom, social misfits, teenage life, vengeance, humiliation, psychic, supernatural ability, classmates, teacher ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, near future, year 1979, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.1
 9K
Tamara (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, 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, rough, bleak, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, high school, curses spells and rituals, social misfits, gory, back from the dead, characters killed one by one, revenge, witchcraft, supernatural ability, youth, frame up ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, psychological
Plot: ghost, high school, stephen king, family in danger, murder, haunted by the past, supernatural, train, tunnel, bully, danger, slasher ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 654
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, atmospheric
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, rivalry, school, prank, deadly, social misfits, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, teenage life, in the woods, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, prom, suicide, blood, innocence lost, small town, weightlifting, party, teacher, fire, murder, telekinesis ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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: school dance, slasher, murder, high school, dead teenager, teenage life, hopes, wish come true, crimes, high school life, youth, school ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, vengeance, gory, supernatural, adoption, fighting crime, deadly, supernatural ability, police station, danger, rivalry, psychic power ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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: suspenseful, scary, british horror, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: evil nun, ghost, violence, ritual murder, vengeance, haunted by the past, boarding school, danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, gory, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: barcelona spain, barcelona, europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, urban legend, ghost, prom, dead teenager, high school dance, supernatural, danger, afterlife, youth, supernatural ability, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1960s
Place: salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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: tense, suspenseful, scary, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: revenge, high school, deathtrap, isolation, social misfits, confined, misfit, deadly, torture, kidnapping, group of friends, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, murder, ghost, prom, slasher, prank, school principal, cemetery, infidelity, supernatural, teenager, possession ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.2
 666
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, scary, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: rape and revenge, domineering mother, high school, alcoholic mother, gang rape, party, public humiliation, castration, teenage love, slasher, juvenile delinquency, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.6
 666
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, haunted by the past, deadly, mentally unstable, countryside, father son relationship, hallucination, supernatural power ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ 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, suspenseful, rough, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, mad scientist, robot, zombie, college, prank, serial killer, vengeance, resurrection, artificial intelligence, basketball ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.1
 4K
976-EVIL (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: People who dial 976-EVIL receive supernatural powers and turn into satanic killers. When Spike dialed 976-EVIL, he knew it was an expensive toll call, but he didn't know that he'd have to pay for it with his soul.
Style: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, satanic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, obsession, high school, misfit, vengeance, teenage life, social misfits, danger, curses spells and rituals, deal with the devil, phone sex, telephone number ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two young Gatlin residents are orphaned after the younger brother kills their father. The terror of Gatlin goes urban when the two boys are placed in the custody of two foster parents in the city. The younger brother takes some corn seeds along for ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cult, blood, good versus evil, city, boy, killer child, corn, cornfield, priest, blood splatter, telekinesis, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, nebraska, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
 2.4
 787
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: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, danger, isolation, youth, captivity, high school life, psychopath, murder, power relations, high school, prank, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Frightening (2002)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The eighteen years old Corey Peterson moves with his mother to a small town due a trauma in the past. On his first day at Hallows End High School, he is approached by the student also new arrival in town Mason that tells him about a death of a ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, high school, crimes, teenage life, high school life, misfit, supernatural, social misfits, rivalry, haunted by the past, small town, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.7
 602
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, bleak, rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, telekinesis, occult, teenager, revenge, torment, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, youth, danger, vengeance, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 17K
Willard (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, 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: stylized, scary, suspenseful, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: revenge, humiliation, vengeance, workplace, obsession, danger, family relations, power relations, repression, psychopath, deadly, mentally unstable ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 1K
The Sender (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A disturbed telepathic man is able to transmit his dreams and visions into the minds of the people around him.
Style: psychological, rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, mental institution, mental illness, mind game, mentally unstable, misfit, danger, doctors and patients, supernatural ability, psychopath, psychic, telepathy ...
Time: 80s, year 1965
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Seconds Apart (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Seth and Jonah are twins with a dangerous ability: telekinesis. Things start to spiral out of control as their classmates die in twisted and bizarre ways. Jealousy begins to divide them and soon they can no longer trust each other, leading up to a ...
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: murder, police investigation, police detective, evil twin, crimes, supernatural ability, supernatural, uninhibited rivalry, family relations, gory, partners, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, religions or cults, off the road, supernatural, escapades, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, confined, deadly, youth, isolation, farmhouse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.0
 890
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: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: high school, prank, school, ghost, vengeance, isolation, danger, youth, supernatural, rivalry, juvenile delinquency, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.2
 29K
Boogeyman (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Every culture has one – the horrible monster fueling young children's nightmares. But for Tim, the Boogeyman still lives in his memories as a creature that devoured his father 16 years earlier. Is the Boogeyman real? Or did Tim make him up to ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: nightmare, hallucination, supernatural, hometown, haunted by the past, mentally unstable, gory, danger, ghost, destiny, teenage life, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: high school, school, deadly, slasher, youth, danger, good versus evil, ghost, murder, crimes, gays and lesbians, gory ...
Time: contemporary, middle ages, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Detention of the Dead (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of oddball high school students find themselves trapped in detention with their classmates having turned into a horde of Zombies.
Style: semi serious, rough, humorous, witty, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, high school, youth, danger, deadly, disorder, gory, school, misfit, high school life, social misfits, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.4
 5K
Tell Tale (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man's recently transplanted heart leads him on a frantic search to find the donor's killer before a similar fate befalls him.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, tense ...
Plot: murder, couples, haunted by the past, vengeance, parents and children, obsessive quest, couple relations, escapades, supernatural, deadly, paranoia, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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