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, chaos, law enforcement, 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, danger, deadly, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, good versus evil and supernatural ability mostly in Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Child of Darkness, Child of Light: The Exorcist (1973), Holocaust 2000 (1977), Abby (1974), The Unholy (1988), Born (2007). 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, suspenseful, frightening, psychological ...
Plot: devil, religion, supernatural, evil force, demons, supernatural ability, priest, curses spells and rituals, exorcism, paranormal activity, demon, clergy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., usa, asia, iraq, middle east
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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, suspenseful, scary, serious, captivating ...
Plot: apocalypse, supernatural, nuclear holocaust, save the world, good versus evil, danger, parents and children, religions or cults, nightmare comes true, chaos, curses spells and rituals, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: middle east
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71%
 5.6
 792
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: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, scary, psychotronic
Plot: bar, supernatural, good versus evil, mentally unstable, clergy, starting over, losing-it hero, reincarnation, curses spells and rituals, corporate crimes, cons and scams, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: nigeria, africa, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.0
 2K
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, crimes, protagonist as suspect, society, escapades, clergy, danger, police detective, religions or cults, deal with the devil ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.5
 526
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, suspense, bleak, serious ...
Plot: religions or cults, danger, supernatural, pregnancy, gory, supernatural ability, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, slasher, deadly, mentally unstable, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, atmospheric, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, murder, small town, demon, danger, deadly, crimes, vengeance, escapades, rivalry, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.7
 505
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, curses spells and rituals, battles, gory, police detective, religions or cults, vengeance, riddles and clues, good versus evil, rivalry, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, offbeat, suspenseful, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: woman in danger, apocalypse, monster, chaos, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, supernatural ability, danger, good versus evil, supernatural, deadly ...
⇓ 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: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: mummy, supernatural, survival, danger, curses spells and rituals, escapades, deadly, rivalry, deadly creature, good versus evil, imaginary, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: egypt, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: satanism, occult, supernatural, ritual, deal with the devil, demon, cult, curses spells and rituals, danger, woman in danger, supernatural ability, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: suspenseful, serious, gothic, scary, cult film
Plot: satanism, church, prostitute, supernatural, sexual abuse, track down, curses spells and rituals, city life, catastrophe, nudity (full frontal - brief), gory, afterlife ...
Time: 16th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.5
 190
Cadaverella (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Cinder knew her life was over when her father came home from a business trip with a new wife and her 2 daughters when she was only 6. When her father dies soon afterwards, she pretty much has to care for herself, as her stepmother whittles away her ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: danger, escapades, good versus evil, crimes, race against time, deadly, rivalry, psychopath, afterlife, parents and children, vengeance, reincarnation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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, serious, suspenseful, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: prophecy, murder, supernatural ability, destiny, parents and children, babies and infants, danger, good versus evil, supernatural, birth, antichrist, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 2.6
 328
Doctor Dracula (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An evil hypnotist puts a beautiful woman under his spell.
Style: rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, supernatural, clergy, mysterious character, zombie, good versus evil, supernatural ability, danger, obsessive quest, heroes, mentally unstable, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, surprise ending ...
Plot: good versus evil, deal with the devil, gory, religions or cults, heroes, supernatural, imaginary, escapades, zombie, deadly, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, suspense, bleak, serious
Plot: evil, supernatural, reincarnation, family in danger, danger, mentally unstable, religions or cults, clergy, exorcism, vengeance, possession, hell ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, sexy, homoerotic
Plot: supernatural, wizards and magicians, rivalry, deadly, danger, curses spells and rituals, estate, witch, college student, murder, good versus evil, dangerous animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.0
 695
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, small town, curses spells and rituals, dangerous animal, danger, druid, clergy, cobra, rattlesnake ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 7.5
 105K
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: devil, priest, antichrist, good versus evil, prophecy, monk, apocalypse, murder, rottweiler, gory, supernatural, mystery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, europe, england, london, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, afterlife, mystery, investigation, deadly, danger, supernatural, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Omen IV: The Awakening (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
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, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, surprise ending ...
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, devil, twins, adoption, mystery, rivalry, supernatural ability, youth, danger, deadly, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, occult, supernatural, supernatural ability, missing child, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, danger, family problems, dollhouse, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
 346
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, serious, scary, mind bending, christmas horror ...
Plot: small town, christmas, satanism, ghost town, religions or cults, chaos, battles, supernatural ability, rivalry, danger, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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, futuristic, serious, scary, exciting
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, survival, plague, rivalry, life is a bitch, danger, chaos, addiction, obsession, future dystopia, undead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.6
 97
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, scary, suspenseful, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, paranormal, rivalry, crimes, deadly, paranormal phenomena, medium, good versus evil, supernatural power, psychic, evil spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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: scary, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, serious ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, clergy, church, curses spells and rituals, uncover truth, supernatural, mind game, losing-it hero, society, deadly, danger ...
Place: st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.9
 55
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, danger, deadly, confined, crimes, law enforcement, special agents, rivalry, captivity, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 2.7
 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: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: vampire, police investigation, danger, crimes, supernatural, deadly, zombie, slasher, imaginary, investigation, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.9
 819
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, rough, bleak, scary, serious ...
Plot: murder, deadly, clergy, supernatural, crimes, vampire, imaginary, danger, small town, tv show, television show, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, serious, scary, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: mummy, obsessive quest, wizards and magicians, sacrifice, reincarnation, heroic mission, good versus evil, supernatural, danger, dealing with death, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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