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, pregnancy, investigation, apocalypse, rivalry, religions or cults, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, priest, antichrist, clergy, crimes, family relations, supernatural ability, escapades, society, chaos, law enforcement, mentally unstable, demon, religion, nun, investigator, occult, teenage girl ...
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 good versus evil mostly in Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Child of Darkness, Child of Light: The Exorcist (1973), Born (2007), Holocaust 2000 (1977), The Unholy (1988), Abby (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Exorcist (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: 12-year-old Regan MacNeil begins to adapt an explicit new personality as strange events befall the local area of Georgetown. Her mother becomes torn between science and superstition in a desperate bid to save her daughter, and ultimately turns to ...
Style: scary, suspense, frightening, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: exorcism, devil, supernatural, priest, religion, curses spells and rituals, evil force, supernatural ability, paranormal activity, brutality, demon, clergy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., usa, new york, middle east, asia ...
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Born (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 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: scary, suspenseful, slasher, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, religions or cults, pregnancy, supernatural ability, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, mentally unstable, demon, brutality, strong violent content, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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100%
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, scary, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: supernatural, apocalypse, nuclear holocaust, save the world, good versus evil, chaos, religions or cults, nightmare comes true, parents and children, family relations, curses spells and rituals, antichrist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: middle east
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64%
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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: scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: church, demon, priest, escapades, investigation, good versus evil, supernatural ability, crimes, rivalry, clergy, society, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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: serious, scary, mind bending, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, possession, police detective, injustice, religions or cults, corporate crime, mischievous children, starting over, ghost, mentally unstable, clergy ...
Time: 70s
Place: nigeria, asia, africa, china
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57%
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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: serious, scary, suspenseful, demonic
Plot: supernatural, escapades, mentally unstable, crimes, rivalry, good versus evil, supernatural ability, law enforcement, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, riddles and clues, religions or cults ...
Time: 70s
Place: las vegas
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55%
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: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, small town, ghost, demon, rivalry, vengeance, crimes, escapades, shopping mall, curses spells and rituals, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: good versus evil, apocalypse, woman in danger, monster, chaos, religions or cults, escapades, rivalry, supernatural, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, drugs ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: mummy, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, escapades, survival, deadly creature, good versus evil, rivalry, strong female presence, cave, graphic violence, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: egypt, middle east
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51%
Omen IV: The Awakening (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Damien Thorn is dead, but his prophecy is reborn in a girl named Delia, who is adopted by two attorneys, Gene & Karen York. When Karen realises her baby was born under suspicious circumstances, she hires a private investigator to find ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, surprise ending ...
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, twins, adoption, devil, dishonesty, rivalry, youth, uncover truth, life is a bitch, babies and infants, mystery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Doctor Dracula (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An evil hypnotist puts a beautiful woman under his spell.
Style: scary, serious, rough, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, vampire, religions or cults, reincarnation, nightclub, vengeance, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, obsessive quest, ghost, supernatural ability, heroes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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, serious, rough, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: prophecy, murder, supernatural ability, supernatural, good versus evil, babies and infants, destiny, parents and children, birth, antichrist, sexual content, strong violent content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: serious, scary, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: satanism, occult, supernatural, afterlife, ritual, demon, cult, curses spells and rituals, satanist, deal with the devil, woman in danger, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
1313: Cougar Cult (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Rufus, Darwin, and Coopersmith are three nerdy, but hunky young college students who score themselves a dream summer job working at a swanky mansion owned by wealthy and sexy middle-aged babes Clara, Victoria, and Edwina. However, the gals turn out ...
Style: sexy, scary, serious, suspenseful, homoerotic
Plot: supernatural, wizards and magicians, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, estate, good versus evil, witch, college student, murder, dangerous animal, homoeroticism, gay interest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Prime Evil (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A coven of devil-worshiping monks living in New York City search for victims for their sacrificial ceremonies.
Style: serious, scary, gothic, suspenseful, satanic ...
Plot: satanism, supernatural, prostitute, church, sexual content, strong violent content, disaster, best friends, save the world, clergy, track down, heroes ...
Time: 16th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, clergy, religions or cults, exorcism, vengeance, hell, possession, castle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: snake, priest, supernatural, witch, dangerous animal, curses spells and rituals, small town, clergy, cobra, rattlesnake, satan, druid ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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: serious, mind bending, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: small town, christmas, ghost town, satanism, catastrophe, escapades, ghost, supernatural ability, supernatural, crimes, rivalry, chaos ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Amityville Dollhouse (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 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 in danger, curses spells and rituals, family problems, paranormal phenomena, afterlife, zombie ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: serious, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, mind bending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, mystery, investigation, afterlife, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, crimes, filmmaking, paranormal investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Sharon's Baby (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman gives birth to a baby, but this is no ordinary little tyke. The child is seemingly possessed by the spirit of a freak dwarf who the mother once spurned. Cue a spate of strange deaths, the one common factor being the presence of a baby in ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, babies and infants, vengeance, rivalry, parents and children, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, curse, demon, stripper, supernatural ability, clergy ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, serious, futuristic, exciting ...
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, survival, plague, future dystopia, obsession, addiction, chaos, rivalry, life is a bitch, undead, vampire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, psychotronic ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, paranormal, rivalry, crimes, good versus evil, medium, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, psychic, evil spirit, crew ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Exit 38 (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An elite unit of FBI agents hunt a conniving vampire in a small Nevada town. Can they stop him before he completes an ancient ritual that will make him the ultimate vampire, or will he destroy not only them, but the world?
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: vampire, track down, curses spells and rituals, special agents, supernatural, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, confined, captivity, good versus evil, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: mummy, sacrifice, reincarnation, afterlife, egyptian, good versus evil, supernatural, heroic mission, deadly creature, dealing with death, curses spells and rituals, obsessive quest ...
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, scary, mind bending, suspenseful, satanic ...
Plot: good versus evil, religions or cults, deal with the devil, curses spells and rituals, afterlife, vengeance, kidnapping, apocalypse, supernatural, supernatural ability, clergy, ghost ...
Time: 17th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Possessed (2000)
Genre: Horror, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 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, serious ...
Plot: parents and children, clergy, family relations, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, church, uncover truth, supernatural, mind game, society, losing-it hero, rivalry ...
Place: st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Primitive (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After being forced to visit a hypnotist, Martin receives news of his estranged mother's passing. He returns home for the funeral, and before long, people start dropping dead. The victims - brutally torn apart by what appears to be a predatory ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: murder, curses spells and rituals, mentally unstable, supernatural, crimes, estrangement, creature, demon, rivalry, showdown, human host, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: gothic, surreal, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: supernatural romance, vampire, supernatural, good versus evil, supernatural ability, escapades, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, obsessive quest, dangerous animal, clergy ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 2.7
 516
The Damned (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 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: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: vampire, police investigation, crimes, supernatural, zombie, investigation, protagonist as suspect, amateur detective, heroes, college, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%