Movies like Demonia

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Demonia (1990)
 4.6
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Demonia (1990)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Canadian archaeological team in Sicily accidentally unleashes vengeful ghosts of five demonic nuns whom were murdered 500 years earlier and the ghosts now set out to kill the group and townspeople alike.
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, slasher, surreal, suspenseful, stylized, splatter
Plot: church, monastery, convent, sexual harassment, zombie, crimes, village, serial killer, vengeance, ghost, supernatural, heroes, clergy, religions or cults, supernatural ability, mystery, anti hero, village life, murder, danger, curses spells and rituals, gory, deadly, anti heroes, cat ...
Time: 16th century
Place: canada, sicily, europe, italy, toronto ontario canada, sicily italy

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Most similar movies to Demonia

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and slasher films with plots about deadly, murder, danger, supernatural, mystery, gory and crimes mostly in Horror, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like Demonia: P.O.E. Poetry of Eerie (2011), Haunts (1976), Blood Curse (2006), Dead & Rotting (2002), Dark Waters (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
P.O.E. Poetry of Eerie (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: 15 international directors reunite to re-tell Edgar Allan Poe's most popular terror tales.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized, scary, surreal ...
Plot: murder, deadly, danger, mystery, blood, terror, death, candle, screaming, live action, hara kiri, infection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.8
 590
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, serious, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, repression, mental illness, small town, village, zombie, serial killer, supernatural, farm, gory, psychopath, small town life ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.6
 2K
Blood Curse (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Portugal
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An urban family inherits an old country house located in a small village. Upon their arrival they try to adapt to the new lifestyle, but they soon learn that the village is overshadowed by superstition and mysterious folklore. As they are plagued by ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious
Plot: mystery, ghost, supernatural, family in crisis, family problems, danger, deadly, village, curses spells and rituals, clergy, haunted house, hallucination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 4.2
 579
Dead & Rotting (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Three prankster buddies release the wrath of an aged witch, Abigail, when they unwittingly become accomplices to the murder of her son. Scheming in anger, the witch seduces the three friends and then uses the men's own ill-born spawn to destroy ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, offbeat ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, mystery, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, prank, danger, buddies, youth, deadly, evil witch, witchcraft ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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 6.0
 2K
Dark Waters (1993)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Russia, UK, Ukraine, Italy
Duration: 94 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, suspenseful, surreal, mind bending ...
Plot: convent, island, amateur detective, supernatural, isolation, friendship, woman in danger, mystery, unlikely criminals, mentally unstable, clergy, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s
Place: ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Black Cat (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An American photographer (Mimsy Farmer) and a Scotland Yard inspector (David Warbeck) suspect a man's (Patrick Magee) cat of murder.
Style: gothic, serious, psychological, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, murder, village, black cat, investigation, uncover truth, mind game, mysterious character, mystery, danger, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.1
 5K
Altar (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young family find themselves in serious danger when they move to an isolated haunted house in the Yorkshire Moors.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, estate, mystery, supernatural, deadly, danger, vengeance, isolation, murder, on the run, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.9
 5K
The Psychic (1977)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman with psychic powers has a vision of a murder that took place in a house owned by her husband.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, a vision, psychopath, woman in danger, deadly, investigation, supernatural ability, ghost, mystery, danger, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy, virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 4.3
 315
Forever Evil (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The sole survivor of a backwoods massacre investigates the incident with the help of a photographer and a police officer. Soon, it becomes clear that they're up against nothing less than an ancient god!
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, slasher
Plot: serial killer, zombie, supernatural, ghost, college, murder, religions or cults, crimes, mentally unstable, deadly, rivalry, mystery ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
One Missed Call 2 (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Japan, the daycare teacher Kyoko Okudera is convinced by her colleague and friend Madoka to visit her boyfriend Naoto Sakurai in the restaurant where he works instead of studying as planned. When the owner Mr. Wang answers his daughter's ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, cell phone, curse, vengeance, afterlife, investigation, mystery, journalism, danger, deadly, supernatural, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, taiwan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Art of the Devil (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Thailand
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A pregnant woman is abandoned by her lover. Enraged, she goes to a witch doctor and uses black magic to have her ex and his family killed, only for another woman claiming to be her lover's secret mistress to claim his inheritance and move into ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, murder, vengeance, mystery, danger, deadly, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, pregnancy, wizards and magicians, woman in danger, mistress ...
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Sennentuntschi: Curse of the Alps (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 1975, Swiss Alps: In a remote mountain village, an immesely beautiful but disturbed and dumb woman shows up. Only the village policeman Reusch takes care of the strange woman and tries to find out whoshe is. There are hints that she came from the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, danger, clergy, crimes, village, village life, murder, mountain, cross, violence, rivalry, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: switzerland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Voices from Beyond (1994)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Giorgia Mainardi, a brutal and egoistic person, died. Noone is really interested in his death, but during his autopsy they find out he was murdered. As a voice from dead, he and his daugther try to find the murder of him... but they have to hurry, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, mind bending, serious, realistic
Plot: zombie, family relations, uncover truth, parents and children, murder, couple relations, gory, vengeance, mystery, investigation, ghost, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Manhattan Baby (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An archaelogist opens an Egyptian tomb and accidently releases an evil spirit. His young daughter becomes possessed by the freed enity and, upon arrival back in New York, the gory murders begin.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, slasher, scary ...
Plot: zombie, supernatural, investigation, murder, missing child, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, gory, foreknowledge, violence spree, deadly, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: egypt, usa, middle east, new york, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.3
 9K
The Mangler (1995)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: South Africa, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When an accident involving a folding machine at an old laundry happens, detective John Hunton investigates. While he tries to solve the mystery, Bill Gartley, the owner, wants to find new victims for his machine.
Style: macabre, rough, suspenseful, serious, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, technology gone awry, exorcism, uncover truth, man versus machine, deadly, deadly creature, rescue, ghost, race against time, crimes, psychopath ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Bangkok Haunted (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Three young women gathered in a coffee bar in Bangkok tell and discuss three original ghost stories with each other. The first tale: In Bangkok, the young Jieb receives an ancient drum not listed in the order from the truck of Transportation Company ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, mind bending, anthology
Plot: ghost, mysterious character, uncover truth, mystery, supernatural, ghost story, murder, fall in love, supernatural ability, investigation, vengeance, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
A Cat in the Brain (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A horror film director is stalked by a mad psychiatrist/serial killer bent on killing people to model the killings after the director's gory death scenes from his movies.
Style: slasher, serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, prostitute, gore, insanity, pig, orgy, cat, evil doctor, mentally unstable, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.3
 3K
Alucarda (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A young girl's arrival at a convent after the death of her parents marks the beginning of a series of events that unleash an evil presence on the girl and her mysterious new friend, an enigmatic figure known as Alucarda. Demonic possession, ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious, satanic ...
Plot: convent, deal with the devil, nun, exorcism, curses spells and rituals, friendship, danger, deadly, gory, clergy, supernatural, witchcraft ...
Time: 19th century, year 1865, 1800s, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Satanic Pandemonium (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sister Maria is known in the convent for her good works and charity, but, in the secret depths of her sexual fantasies, she is tormented by visions of another world - a world where her forbidden passions are allowed to run free. In this world Satan ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, sexy, serious, rough ...
Plot: murder, nun, satanism, supernatural, escapades, danger, clergy, deadly, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, chaos and mayhem, religions or cults ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Beyond the Door III (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A shy co-ed and her classmates travel to Europe to see a ritual. With a satanist/professor with them, he lures them into deadly traps to become sacrifices to Satan. One co-ed is a virgin, the main key to bring Satan back to life. But can the co-ed ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, slasher, serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, zombie, wedding, loss of virginity, religions or cults, gory, cons and scams, college, village life, village, countryside, clergy ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, balkan
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Valdemar Legacy II: The Forbidden Shadow (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of friends discover an ancient book, the Necronomicon, the Book of the Deads. They discover that the book is a link between our world and the world of ancients creatures, older than our civilizations.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: ghost, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, graphic violence, haunted house, deadly, mystery, danger, supernatural, human skull, monster, cult ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
P.O.E.: Project of Evil (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Following up the successful "P.O.E.: Poetry of Eerie", some of the original filmmakers regrouped for this newest experiment which aims to bring the tales of Edgar Allen Poe to life through the distinct lens of Italian horror with spoken ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Plot: survival, murder, mystery, danger, confined, deadly, investigation, crimes, violence, strong violent content, gory, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.6
 459
Deadwood Park (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The small community of Eidolon Crossing once boasted a flourishing economy and great prosperity, fueled by Dogwood Park, an amusement park at the edge of town. Then the child murders began. When the first child's corpse was discovered at ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: murder, ghost, amusement park, small town, kidnapping, serial killer, mystery, haunted by the past, supernatural, crimes, deadly, theme park ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 4.9
 12K
Mirrors 2 (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Max, who is recovering from a traumatic accident, takes a job as a nighttime security guard, he begins to see visions of a young mysterious woman in the store's mirror.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: supernatural, ghost, mentally unstable, vengeance, deadly, murder, supernatural power, nudity (full frontal - brief), store, strong violent content, profanity, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, bleak, scary ...
Plot: deadly, supernatural, ghost, danger, crimes, psychopath, murder, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.4
 3K
They Wait (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jason and his wife, Sarah, leave their adopted home of Shanghai and travel to Vancouver, British Columbia, for his uncle's funeral, staying with his Aunt Mei. Already disoriented, Jason and Sarah are unnerved when their son, Sam, begins seeing ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, captivating, serious, asian horror
Plot: ghost, death in the family, murder, mystery, couples, danger, curses spells and rituals, couple relations, haunted by the past, parents and children, grudge, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Lisa and the Devil (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lisa is a tourist in an ancient city. When she gets lost, she finds an old mansion in which to shelter. Soon she is sucked into a vortex of deception, debauchery and evil presided over by housekeeper Leandre.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, scary, gothic horror ...
Plot: murder, tourist, supernatural, haunted by the past, woman in danger, destiny, countryside, surrealism, witchcraft, held captive, countess, house ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Wizard of Gore (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the darkly phantasmagorical world of the carnival magician and sideshow hypnotist, the gruesome "illusions" of Montag the Magnificent are unique in that they seem to become retroactive reality long after the the tricks are done. Is it ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, surreal ...
Plot: hypnosis, murder, police investigation, mysterious character, mind game, supernatural, mystery, psychopath, serial killer, danger, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
One Missed Call (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Japan, Germany, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Several people start receiving voice-mails from their future selves -- messages which include the date, time, and some of the details of their deaths.
Style: scary, suspenseful, mind bending, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, asthma, death, investigation, supernatural, uncover truth, mystery, destiny, cowardliness, delusion, friendship, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.3
 931
Flashback (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman is released from an asylum where she has been since witnessing the murder of her parents, but violence continues to haunt her.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, mystery, haunted by the past, woman in danger, gory, deadly, danger, crimes, death of parent, loss of parents, loss of parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%