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A Dead Calling (2006)
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A Dead Calling (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young television reporter (or "investigative journalist") is attacked in her home, leading to her boyfriend being murdered. Six months later she returns to work in a smaller town, and stumbles across a house full of ghosts trying to call out to her. What is the secret of this house and how is she connected to it?
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, dark, serious
Plot: ghost, murder, supernatural, crimes, supernatural ability, revenge, obsession, terrorism, journalism, media, family problems, small town, small town life, graphic violence, domestic disturbance, abandoned house, home invasion, new job, death of husband, tv reporter, television reporter, danger, deadly, reach out
Time: contemporary, 21st century

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Most similar movies to A Dead Calling

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and slasher films with plots about deadly, danger, supernatural, crimes, murder, ghost and gory mostly in Horror, Thriller and Fantasy genres. Some movies like A Dead Calling: Blood Descendants (2007), Anna's Eve (2004), Dead Mary (2007), Spiker (2007), Scar (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Blood Descendants (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A hundred years after being brutally murdered by the justice-seeking citizens of a small town, a supernatural killer fulfills his promise to return from the grave and seek vengeance against the descendents of the people who slaughtered him.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, crimes, supernatural, ghost, murder, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, deadly creature, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, college ...
Time: contemporary
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95%
 3.7
 139
Anna's Eve (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the dedicated social worker Anna Liu finds the boy Michael Duncan dreadfully murdered in the kitchen of his house and his mother Eve Duncan missing, she has a nervous breakdown. Eight months later, she is still recovering using pills and living ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, murder, supernatural, family in danger, supernatural ability, amateur detective, crimes, domestic disturbance, family problems, afterlife, missing child, custody ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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94%
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Dead Mary (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: During a fun-filled getaway at a remote lake, teenager Kim (Dominique Swain) and her friends unwittingly unleash a murderous spirit when they make the mistake of playing the game 'Dead Mary' in this horror story. The body count rises as ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, slasher ...
Plot: urban legend, supernatural, youth, survival, evil witch, psychopath, ghost, buddies, mind game, obsession, isolation, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
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100%
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Spiker (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A nightmare come to life, the Spiker is a massive pink-eyed albino and a maniac killing machine whose physical endurance borders on the fantastic. He escapes from an asylum and returns to the small town he terrorized years before, where he slashed ...
Style: slasher, tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, albino, psychopath, stalking, crimes, small town, ghost, evil man, violence, cheerleader, seance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Scar (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While hiking in a remote forest, college student Zack disappears, leaving nothing but a bloody trail for his traumatized friend Tom. Now a year later and plagued by nightmares, Tom returns to the woods with Zack's girlfriend Jenny in a last ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, small town, forest, investigation, missing person, mystery, crimes, amateur detective, buddies, ghost, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Ghosts of Goldfield (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two couples and another friend from college decide to visit the Goldfield Hotel in Nevada to make a documentary about ghosts – then their nightmares begin!
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, slasher
Plot: ghost, hotel, supernatural, stalking, uncover truth, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, master and servant, legends and myths, family in danger, filmmaking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Killer Instinct (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A series of unsolved crimes from the past prove to be the common thread in three stories that intertwine to reveal big problems in a small town.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, supernatural, psychopath, vengeance, haunted by the past, murder, small town life, dark and stormy night, game, sexual murder, sexual content, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Blood Legend (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young witch gathers her coven to methodically fulfill her uncle's demands to help resurrect a demon lover from centuries past. Believing that she has completed her tasks she waits for the resurrection and her eternal rewards only to find ...
Style: serious, scary, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural ability, supernatural, escapades, ghost, vengeance, school, prank, rivalry, hopes, youth, small town, reincarnation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Family Demons (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When an abused teenage girl murders her alcoholic mother, the mother's vengeful spirit returns to haunt her. Even in death, the mother is hell bent on denying her daughter her freedom.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: murder, dysfunctional family, teenage life, ghost, supernatural, family problems, woman in danger, addiction, crimes, life is a bitch, domestic disturbance, child abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.9
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Dark Remains (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After their daughter is brutally murdered in their home, a grieving young couple, Allena and Julie Pkye; escape the city to find solace in the mountains. Julie photographs an abandoned prison she finds in the woods. Upon developing the prints, she ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: supernatural, family in danger, losing-it hero, obsession, ghost, isolation, family problems, haunted by the past, afterlife, death in the family, murder, haunted house ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, crimes, escapades, rivalry, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, shopping mall, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Curse of the Forty-Niner (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of friends discover gold deep inside an old mine. But by taking the gold and think they've hit it big, they awaken a long dead miner who's Hell Bent on protecting his treasure.
Style: scary, slasher, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: curse, supernatural, ghost, mine, gold, curses spells and rituals, undead, serial killer, adventure, ghost town, empire, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Mimesis (2011)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of horror fans find themselves unwilling participants in a nightmarish role playing game that pays homage to a classic horror film.
Style: scary, serious, slasher, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, crimes, psychopath, confined, isolation, zombie, role playing, living dead, graphic violence, farm, danger, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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, serious, rough, bleak ...
Plot: murder, lesbian relationship, vampire, supernatural, clergy, crimes, tv show, good versus evil, lesbian, new year, lgbt, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 2.4
 510
Dead Clowns (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The residents of Port Emmett prepare for a hurricane that will churn up a 50-year-old secret, awakening an army of zombie clowns. Left to die after a circus train accident, the clowns rise from their muddy graves to get revenge. The guilty can run, ...
Style: scary, serious, suspense, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: killer clown, zombie, vengeance, supernatural, small town, circus, crimes, evil clown, brutality, amusement park, small town life, left to die ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.1
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Knock Knock (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Knock Knock is a horror film that combines fear with revenge, hate with justice and responsibility with sacrifice. The bible says an "Eye for an Eye." Rico was just a big fun loving son of a hard working neighborhood business man. The ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, small town, vengeance, who done it, investigation, mortician, crimes, rivalry, empire, high school, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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7 Below (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story centers on a group of strangers trapped in a time warp house where a terrible event transpired exactly 100 years prior.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, psychological
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, confined, isolation, murder, supernatural, time warp, killer child, group sex, sexual content, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, dead teenager, supernatural, murder, supernatural ability, wish come true, teenage life, youth, fall in love, characters killed one by one, serial killer, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 3.6
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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, bleak, suspense, slasher ...
Plot: religions or cults, supernatural, supernatural ability, ghost, pregnancy, woman in danger, brutality, curses spells and rituals, mentally unstable, demon, babies and infants, possessed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Beyond the Wall of Sleep (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Joe Slaader is a mysterious mountain man being held in the Ulster County Asylum after the brutal murder of his family. Edward Eischel, a young intern, sees something more than just an inbred monster in this new inmate, however. Instead, he sees him ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, non-linear, psychological
Plot: mental disorder, doctor, obsession, supernatural, mental institution, murder, ancient mystery, crimes, ghost, mountain, nudity (full frontal - brief), hiding place ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Legend of Bloody Jack (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The legend of Jack The Ripper comes to real when one of his descendants revive him.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, rough
Plot: supernatural, forest, decapitation, murder, psychopath, crimes, serial killer, legends and myths, city life, curses spells and rituals, ghost, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Aunt Rose (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A trio of ruthless killers seeks refuge in a quiet suburban home, only to discover a destructive force that could spell their doom in this blood-drenched frightener from director James Tucker. They thought they had found the perfect hideout, but ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, offbeat
Plot: supernatural, murder, suburban life, hostage, criminal heroes, supernatural ability, crimes, evil, motel, teenager, supernatural power, attic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
One Missed Call 3: Final (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Emiri, a timid high school girl, is bullied mercilessly by her classmates, but when her friend, Asuka, stands up for her, Asuka becomes the target of the bullying instead. Emiri, not wanting to be bullied again, avoids Asuka. Worn down, Asuka ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, mystery, woman in danger, crimes, teenage life, supernatural ability, high school, cell phone, fright, abandoned house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, busan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Headless Horseman (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Seven college kids take a shortcut on their way to a party and unfortunately end up in Wormwood – a "lost" town in the middle of nowhere. They find something strange and sinister happening there – bones and weird decorations line Main ...
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: serial killer, survival, ghost, supernatural, crimes, vengeance, legends and myths, woman in danger, teenage boy, human sacrifice, murder, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, mind bending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, mystery, investigation, afterlife, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, filmmaking, crimes, paranormal investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Haunting at Silver Falls (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A small town is haunted by the twin daughters of a wrongfully convicted man. Young Jordan is sent down the path to who the real killer is only to find the killer is very close to her.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, scenic
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, serial killer, twins, psychological torture, youth, nightmare, small town, supernatural, justice, crimes, teenage life, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.2
 356
Late Fee (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young couple’s quest to rent the scariest movie on DVD on Halloween eve results in a real life horror show they may live to regret!
Style: slasher, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: halloween, supernatural, isolation, murder, crimes, terrorism, youth, stalking, store, teenage life, ghost, vampire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.6
 117
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, psychic, supernatural, paranormal, rivalry, crimes, good versus evil, paranormal phenomena, medium, supernatural power, crew, reverend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.7
 641
Haunts (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman haunted by psychosexual nightmares begins to believe her father is responsible for a series of scissor-murders.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, scary, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, farm, repression, zombie, serial killer, supernatural, village, mental illness, small town, nightmare, social relations, religions or cults ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.8
 740
Ritual (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A long time ago Tom loved Lovely. They were married and everything was perfect, at least for a little while. But that was then and this is now. Lovely has just killed a man in cold blood after he tried to drug and kidnap her in a motel. She calls ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: murder, crimes, curses spells and rituals, satanic ritual, cult, hotel, violence, black magic, graphic violence, religions or cults, danger, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%