Movies like Carrie

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Carrie (2002)
 5.5
 10K
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, gory, psychic power, social misfits, teenage life, youth, parents and children, high school, life is a bitch, supernatural ability, supernatural, vengeance, strong violent content, mother daughter relationship, prom, school life, teenage girl, child abuse, supernatural power, dysfunctional family, bad mother, public humiliation, revenge, family relations, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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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, rivalry, supernatural, teenage life, vengeance and murder mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Carrie: Look Away (2018), The Source (2002), Wishcraft (2002), Sometimes They Come Back (1991), Tamara (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.9
 134K
Carrie (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
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, bullying, high school, humiliation, supernatural ability, social misfits, supernatural, teenage life, graphic violence, alienation, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 14K
Look Away (2018)
Genre: Drama, 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: psychological, brutal, bleak, macabre
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, high school life, supernatural, murder, teenage life, teenage girl, vengeance, parents and children, female masturbation, humiliation, sexuality, mirror ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 169K
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, telekinesis, rage, cruelty, social misfits, prom, high school life, teen angst, humiliation, vengeance, teenage life, classmate ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, near future, future, year 1979
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.9
 674
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, suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, supernatural ability, supernatural, teenage life, youth, teenage love, vengeance, rivalry, danger, prank, social misfits, curses spells and rituals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 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: suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, high school, slasher, dead teenager, teenage life, wish come true, supernatural ability, supernatural, deadly, youth, fall in love, gory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, rough, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Plot: high school, ghost, stephen king, family in danger, haunted by the past, murder, supernatural, bully, tunnel, train, school, vengeance ...
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, curses spells and rituals, high school, witchcraft, back from the dead, gory, seduction, slasher, social misfits, supernatural ability, youth, frame up ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, prom, suicide, blood, lone wolves, innocence lost, small town, murder, telekinesis, fire, swimming pool, party ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 4.1
 713
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: suspenseful, serious, psychological, suspense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape and revenge, domineering mother, public humiliation, high school, alcoholic mother, party, gang rape, vengeance, teenage life, juvenile delinquency, teenage love, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 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, confined, misfit, social misfits, revenge, kidnapping, torture, society, group of friends, sadism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.3
 1K
Scanner Cop (1994)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany
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: bleak, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, gory, vengeance, supernatural, deadly, danger, rivalry, fighting crime, supernatural ability, adoption, police station, psychic power ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.7
 28K
Run (2020)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Chloe, a teenager who is confined to a wheelchair, is homeschooled by her mother, Diane. Chloe soon becomes suspicious of her mother and begins to suspect that she may be harboring a dark secret.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, scary, surprise ending
Plot: mother daughter relationship, teenage life, overprotective parent, child abuse, escape, parents and children, bad mother, dysfunctional family, lie, sociopath, wheelchair bound, family relations ...
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 2.4
 790
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, suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, murder, gory, psychopath, supernatural ability, youth, danger, prank, crimes, isolation, power relations, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: tense, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, supernatural, high school life, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, haunted by the past, parents and children, dealing with death, danger, back from the dead, graduation, mental illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, serious, captivating, enigmatic, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, haunted by the past, teenage life, rivalry, buddies, social misfits, youth, crimes, supernatural, deadly, small town, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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, suspense, bleak, rough ...
Plot: evil nun, ghost, violence, ritual murder, vengeance, supernatural ability, deadly, supernatural, danger, boarding school, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
Place: barcelona, europe, spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban legend, slasher, afterlife, ghost, supernatural, danger, murder, haunted by the past, profanity, buddies, vengeance, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 60s, 2000s, year 1969 ...
Place: salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.0
 898
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, serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Plot: slasher, ghost, school, supernatural, danger, confined, high school, isolation, prank, youth, teenage life, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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, rough, suspenseful, serious, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, mad scientist, robot, zombie, teenager, college, prank, serial killer, child abuse, artificial intelligence, resurrection ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, twists and turns ...
Plot: serial killer, survival, deadly, teenage life, confined, isolation, psychopath, danger, gory, crimes, vengeance, torture chamber ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
A Resurrection (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A down to earth school psychologist tries to help a mentally ill student who actually believes his brother is coming back from the grave for revenge on the students who killed him.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, danger, supernatural, social relations, ghost, teenage boy, psychiatrist, investigation, fear, death of brother, high school, cemetery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, scary, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: religions or cults, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, isolation, confined, deadly, youth, supernatural ability, danger, off the road, farmhouse, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, supernatural, obsession, vengeance, clergy, teenager, lightning, revenge, cemetery, teenage girl, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 6.1
 18K
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: psychopath, misfit, rat, humiliation, vengeance, workplace, obsession, danger, social misfits, mentally unstable, dangerous animal, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, prom, ghost, cemetery, slasher, prank, infidelity, school principal, supernatural, teenager, dressing room ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 1950s, year 1987, year 1957
Place: xian
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, serious, suspenseful, homoerotic, cult film
Plot: high school, supernatural, imaginary, wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, rivalry, escapades, crimes, religions or cults, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil ...
Time: middle ages, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.6
 691
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: psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious, futuristic
Plot: apocalypse, supernatural, gory, parents and children, haunted by the past, countryside, supernatural ability, mentally unstable, deadly, mental institution, alcohol abuse, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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, gory, youth, teenage life, danger, social misfits, mind game ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cult, blood, good versus evil, telekinesis, corn, blood splatter, killer child, priest, city, dream within a dream, supernatural, gory ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, teenage life, youth, social relations, rivalry, family relations, teenage love, murder, danger, teasing, picked on, fight back ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%