Movies like Child of Darkness, Child of Light

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Child of Darkness, Child of Light (1991)
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Child of Darkness, Child of Light (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Catholic priest is sent to investigate reports of two virgin conceptions. One is about to give birth to the child of God and the other is the child of the Devil and he must decide which one is good and which one is evil before Satan's followers can stop him.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, serious
Plot: good versus evil, investigation, pregnancy, apocalypse, religions or cults, danger, rivalry, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, priest, antichrist, clergy, crimes, family relations, supernatural ability, mentally unstable, society, law enforcement, chaos, escapades, deadly, female director, demon, religion, nun ...
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to Child of Darkness, Child of Light

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and psychotronic films with plots about supernatural, deadly, danger, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, supernatural ability and escapades mostly in Horror, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like Child of Darkness, Child of Light: Holocaust 2000 (1977), Abby (1974), The Unholy (1988), Born (2007), Witchouse II: Blood Coven (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Holocaust 2000 (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An executive in charge of a nuclear power plant in the Mid-East must stop his son-- who turns out to be the Anti Christ -- from blowing it up.
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, scary, captivating ...
Plot: apocalypse, supernatural, nuclear holocaust, save the world, danger, parents and children, nightmare comes true, religions or cults, chaos, good versus evil, family relations, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: middle east
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95%
 5.6
 770
Abby (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a minister's wife becomes posessed by Eshu, the Nigerian god of sexuality, an exorcist is called in to drive the evil spirit away.
Style: mind bending, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, bar, siblings relations, legal action, corporate crimes, cons and scams, domestic disturbance, curses spells and rituals, heroes, clergy, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, china, africa, nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 5.0
 1K
The Unholy (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A priest battles a demon that kills sinners in the act of sinning.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious, surprise ending
Plot: church, demon, priest, uncover truth, crimes, escapades, murder, clergy, danger, investigation, supernatural, police detective ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 3.5
 519
Born (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Mary Elizabeth goes to bed alone one night, still a twenty one year old virgin, and wakes up the next morning pregnant. Possessed by the demon fetus growing within her womb, Mary Elizabeth obeys her homicidal cravings to kill, for the sake of her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, suspense, serious ...
Plot: danger, supernatural, religions or cults, pregnancy, gory, woman in danger, slasher, curses spells and rituals, deadly, mentally unstable, demon, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Witchouse II: Blood Coven (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When an old house in a small town is razed to make way for a shopping mall, the crew unearths four unmarked graves. A professor from a nearby university is asked to find out who the bodies are, but when she and her students arrive in town and begin ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, small town, ghost, demon, deadly, vengeance, escapades, crimes, danger, rivalry, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 3.7
 496
Cataclysm (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Police detective, Mitchell, investigating the death of a victim of a Nazi concentration camp discovers a nightclubbing playboy who has strange powers over women and is seemingly ageless.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, demonic
Plot: supernatural, religions or cults, vengeance, good versus evil, mentally unstable, rivalry, battles, deadly, gory, police detective, supernatural ability, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Dunwich Horror (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A university student is pursued by a man with a demonic secret.
Style: serious, mind bending, suspenseful, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: woman in danger, apocalypse, monster, h.p. lovecraft, religions or cults, deadly, good versus evil, supernatural, chaos, rivalry, danger, supernatural ability ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Mummy Resurrected (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A team of archaeologists discover an ancient mummy, unleashing a deadly curse from its eternal tomb.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: mummy, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, escapades, danger, survival, good versus evil, rivalry, deadly creature, imaginary, deadly, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: egypt, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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To the Devil a Daughter (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An American occult novelist battles to save the soul of a young girl from a group of Satanists, led by an excommunicated priest, who plan on using her as the representative of the Devil on Earth.
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: satanism, occult, supernatural, satanist, deal with the devil, demon, ritual, cult, curses spells and rituals, danger, woman in danger, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.8
 669
Prime Evil (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A coven of devil-worshiping monks living in New York City search for victims for their sacrificial ceremonies.
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, serious, cult film
Plot: satanism, supernatural, prostitute, church, crimes, curses spells and rituals, working undercover, rivalry, sexual content, strong violent content, save the world, escapades ...
Time: 16th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 1.8
 1K
12/12/12 (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When baby Sebastian is born on 12/12/12 everyone around him starts to die. Soon, his mother realizes that her son is the spawn of Hell.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: prophecy, murder, supernatural ability, supernatural, danger, good versus evil, destiny, babies and infants, parents and children, birth, antichrist, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 2.6
 327
Doctor Dracula (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An evil hypnotist puts a beautiful woman under his spell.
Style: serious, rough, scary, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, vampire, curses spells and rituals, heroes, escapades, obsessive quest, heroic mission, mysterious character, supernatural ability, religions or cults, mentally unstable, reincarnation ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Devil's Rain (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Satanists in the middle west terrorize and sometimes melt the terrified locals.
Style: serious, mind bending, suspenseful, scary, satanic ...
Plot: good versus evil, religions or cults, rivalry, afterlife, apocalypse, ghost, zombie, kidnapping, vengeance, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, imaginary ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.5
 103K
The Omen (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Immediately after their miscarriage, the US diplomat Robert Thorn adopts the newborn Damien without the knowledge of his wife. Yet what he doesn’t know is that their new son is the son of the devil. A classic horror film with Gregory Peck from ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, psychological, scary, biblical ...
Plot: priest, devil, good versus evil, antichrist, monk, prophecy, apocalypse, murder, rottweiler, gory, supernatural, mystery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, europe, england, jerusalem, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.0
 667
Jaws of Satan (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A preacher whose ancestors were Druids battles Satan, who has taken the form of a huge snake.
Style: scary, suspense, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: snake, priest, supernatural, witch, small town, danger, dangerous animal, curses spells and rituals, druid, clergy, cobra, rattlesnake ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Torture Chamber (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 13-year-old Jimmy Morgan is possessed by an evil too powerful to be exorcised by any religion. After escaping from a mental institution, Jimmy is back with a vengeance - and an army of children who follow his every murderous desire.
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, suspense, serious
Plot: evil, reincarnation, supernatural, family in danger, mentally unstable, danger, clergy, religions or cults, exorcism, vengeance, castle, possession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Sightings: Heartland Ghost (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The crew of a reality-TV show about the paranormal visits a small Kansas town to investigate a house that may be haunted.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, atmospheric, mind bending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, investigation, haunted by the past, afterlife, mystery, danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, deadly, supernatural, filmmaking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Amityville Dollhouse (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dollhouse that is a replica of the infamous Amityville haunted house is given to a little girl. Soon after, all sorts of horrible unexplained accidents start to happen. The family must work together to fight off the terrifying evil that has ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, occult, supernatural, supernatural ability, missing child, family problems, curses spells and rituals, danger, family in danger, dollhouse, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 384
Family Reunion (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Satan has a special way of bringing people together! Forty years ago Henry Adams rescued his son Tom from the hands of a satanic cult. Now, on holiday with his family, Tom finds himself mysteriously dragged back to Sutterville, the scene of his ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, mind bending, christmas horror ...
Plot: small town, christmas, satanism, ghost town, religions or cults, catastrophe, crimes, escapades, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, family in danger, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Edges of Darkness (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Three interconnected tales of terror set against the backdrop of a zombie apocalypse.
Style: suspenseful, scary, futuristic, serious, exciting
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, survival, plague, chaos, obsession, addiction, rivalry, danger, future dystopia, life is a bitch, undead ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.1
 2K
Dark Waters (1993)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Russia, UK, Ukraine, Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A girl travels to an island, after the death of her father, to find out why the father funded a monestary on the island.
Style: gothic, bleak, surreal, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: island, amateur detective, supernatural, isolation, convent, friendship, mystery, unlikely criminals, woman in danger, mentally unstable, religions or cults, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s
Place: ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.3
 1K
Possessed (2000)
Genre: Horror, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An 11 year old boy starts throwing temper tantrums, vomiting on and attacking people, and swearing uncontrollably. Furniture begins to move on its own when he is around, and he doesn't remember any of it. After giving up on the protestants, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, suspense, tense ...
Plot: clergy, parents and children, family relations, church, curses spells and rituals, uncover truth, mind game, supernatural, deadly, danger, society, supernatural ability ...
Place: st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.6
 96
Death's Door (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a television psychic begins to get real results, the cast and crew of the show find themselves trapped by vengeful spirits.
Style: mind bending, serious, scary, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, paranormal, crimes, deadly, rivalry, good versus evil, paranormal phenomena, medium, supernatural power, psychic, evil spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 2.6
 493
The Damned (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A clan of vampires has just moved into the neighborhood, and college student Tom accidentally discovers his new neighbors' secret. When the vampires find out that Tom knows, he must do whatever he can to survive. His two roommates, a horror fan ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: vampire, police investigation, deadly, slasher, danger, crimes, zombie, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, investigation, college, amateur detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Days of Darkness (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a comet strikes Earth and kicks up a cloud of toxic dust, hundreds of humans join the ranks of the living dead. But there's bad news for the survivors: The newly minted zombies are hell-bent on eradicating every last person from the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, serious
Plot: plague, zombie, deadly creature, survival, apocalypse, danger, supernatural, rescue, deadly, chaos, gory, distopia ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Mummy Lives (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An Egyptian noble, sentenced to death for a forbidden affair, returns from the grave 3,000 years later and becomes obsessed with a woman whom he thinks is the reincarnation of his dead lover.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: mummy, wizards and magicians, obsessive quest, sacrifice, reincarnation, heroic mission, good versus evil, supernatural, danger, deadly, dealing with death, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.0
 552
Witchouse (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 72 min.
Story: On Mayday 1998 in the town of Dunwich, Massachusetts, Elizabeth gathers together a group of specially selected friends for a rather odd party. It turns out that she is the descendent of a malevolent witch named Lilith who was burned at the stake ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, scary, serious
Plot: evil witch, supernatural ability, supernatural, danger, youth, teenage life, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, deadly, seance, witch, evil spirit ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.9
 816
Life Blood (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Forty years ago a supernatural force vanquished Brooke and Rhea, a sexy lipstick lesbian couple, after they committed an inconceivable murder. Now, on New Year's Eve, they'll rise from the dead. Still hot and still a couple, they're ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, serious, rough ...
Plot: murder, vampire, deadly, crimes, supernatural, clergy, danger, imaginary, small town, good versus evil, tv show, television show ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Fiancee of Dracula (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Van Helsing-like professor and his protegé are tracking Dracula's descendants through the world of "parallels", creatures who are human in form but live quite distinct psychic lives. A circus dwarf who is in love with one of these ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, surreal, gothic, scary
Plot: vampire, supernatural, good versus evil, supernatural romance, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, escapades, legends and myths, parallel world, wizards and magicians, deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.2
 2K
The Calling (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On her wedding night, a young woman conceives a child during an hallucinatory encounter. Several years later, as her friends and family begin to behave strangely, she pieces together clues that lead to one conclusion...her son is the Antichrist
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary
Plot: murder, evil child, supernatural, danger, apocalypse, mentally unstable, pregnancy, family relations, babies and infants, supernatural ability, wedding, mother son relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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