Movies like Demonia

If you like "Demonia" you are looking for scary, atmospheric and serious movies about / with church, monastery, convent, sexual harassment, zombie, crimes and village themes of Horror and Mystery genre shot in Italy.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Demonia (1990)
 4.5
 1K
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, surreal, suspenseful, stylized
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, slasher, murder, danger, curses spells and rituals, gory, deadly, anti heroes ...
Time: 16th century
Place: canada, sicily, europe, italy, toronto ontario canada, sicily italy

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Demonia

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and atmospheric films with plots about deadly, murder, danger, supernatural, crimes, gory and mystery mostly in Horror, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like Demonia: Haunts (1976), Blood Curse (2006), Bangkok Haunted (2001), Dead & Rotting (2002), Dark Waters (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.8
 525
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: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, slasher, mental illness, village, small town, repression, farm, zombie, serial killer, mystery, danger ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.7
 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, serious, scary
Plot: mystery, ghost, supernatural, family problems, family in crisis, danger, deadly, clergy, village, curses spells and rituals, haunted house, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Bangkok Haunted (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Thailand
Duration: 124 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: scary, serious, suspenseful, mind bending, anthology
Plot: ghost, uncover truth, mystery, mysterious character, supernatural, ghost story, deadly, investigation, woman in danger, fall in love, murder, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 4.1
 550
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, mystery, supernatural, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, danger, prank, buddies, youth, deadly, evil witch, witchcraft ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 2K
Dark Waters (1993)
Genre: Drama, 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, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Plot: island, amateur detective, supernatural, isolation, woman in danger, friendship, convent, mystery, unlikely criminals, religions or cults, good versus evil, clergy ...
Time: 90s
Place: ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Touch of Death (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lester Parson is a lonely gigolo who dates and kills off middle-aged women in ultra-gory fashion just for the pleasure of watching them die, as well as to take their money and jewelery as well as cook and eat their remains for his dinner.
Style: rough, humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, gambling, psychopath, slasher, gore, woman in danger, crimes, zombie, deadly, dishonesty, prostitute ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 7.0
 4K
The Psychic (1977)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman with psychic powers has a vision of a murder that took place in a house owned by her husband.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, a vision, psychopath, woman in danger, danger, deadly, investigation, supernatural ability, ghost, mystery, supernatural ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe, virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, mystery, investigation, afterlife, vengeance, journalism, supernatural, deadly, danger, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Movie in collections
The Haunting of Radcliffe House (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, supernatural, mystery, deadly, danger, vengeance, murder, isolation, on the run, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 4.4
 279
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: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, ghost, serial killer, zombie, college, murder, danger, rivalry, supernatural ability, escapades, mentally unstable, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 ⇓
80%
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, crimes, clergy, village, village life, murder, mountain, cross, violence, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: switzerland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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, scary, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: zombie, supernatural, investigation, foreknowledge, gory, family in danger, violence spree, missing child, murder, curses spells and rituals, slasher, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: egypt, africa, middle east, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.3
 8K
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: serious, suspenseful, rough, macabre, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, man versus machine, uncover truth, murder, technology gone awry, psychopath, rescue, deadly creature, danger, deadly, ghost, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Voices from Beyond (1991)
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: family relations, zombie, couple relations, murder, parents and children, uncover truth, vengeance, ghost, deadly, mystery, investigation, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: surreal, scary, serious, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: murder, mystery, deadly, danger, hara kiri, live action, screaming, death, candle, hanged girl, raven, night ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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: psychological, mind bending, serious, gothic, suspenseful ...
Plot: black cat, investigation, ghost, supernatural, murder, village, mind game, mystery, mysterious character, uncover truth, danger, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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, rough, sexual ...
Plot: murder, nun, satanism, religions or cults, gory, chaos, supernatural ability, deadly, danger, supernatural, escapades, clergy ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Movie in collections
City of the Living Dead (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman has visions that suggest the eruption of the living dead into the world through a portal, spurred on by the suicide of a priest.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, macabre, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, violence, buried alive, priest, cemetery, suicide, investigation, danger, rescue, psychic power, race against time ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1980, 80s
Place: usa, new england, manhattan new york city, georgia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The House of Clocks (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A gang of vicious young punks break into the house of an elderly couple, terrorize, and then murder them. Suddenly, the clocks in the house begin to run backwards, and the dead come back for revenge!
Style: rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary ...
Plot: zombie, murder, supernatural, home invasion, time, gory, woman in danger, violence spree, vengeance, isolation, strong violent content, estate ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, zombie, gory, religions or cults, village, countryside, curses spells and rituals, college, cons and scams, village life, loss of virginity, clergy ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, balkan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense, surreal ...
Plot: hypnosis, murder, mysterious character, supernatural, mystery, mind game, police investigation, psychopath, deadly, serial killer, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: survival, murder, danger, mystery, confined, deadly, investigation, crimes, violence, strong violent content, nudity (full frontal - brief), gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Movie in collections
Burial Ground: The Nights of Terror (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Professor Ayres discovers a secret in an ancient stone and when he opens a crypt, he revives zombies that kill him. He had invited three couples to visit him in his manor to reveal his discovery. However, they never get around to meeting the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, crypt, supernatural, mad scientist, danger, deadly, cannibalism, violence, survival horror, eaten alive, party, gory ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: italy, southern italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.4
 2K
Next of Kin (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Australia, New Zealand
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a rest home for elderly people, a daughter reads her mother's diary. Soon events that are mentioned in the mother's diary begin to happen to the daughter.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, murder, diary, violence, haunted by the past, mystery, supernatural, danger, crimes, youth, aging, elderly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.3
 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, captivating, scary, serious, asian horror
Plot: ghost, death in the family, murder, couples, mystery, haunted by the past, parents and children, supernatural ability, danger, life is a bitch, supernatural, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, atmospheric, psychological, scary, tense ...
Plot: murder, tourist, supernatural, haunted by the past, woman in danger, destiny, countryside, witchcraft, gothic horror, surrealism, held captive, countess ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak
Plot: danger, ghost, supernatural, deadly, crimes, psychopath, curses spells and rituals, murder, vengeance, deadly creature, obsessive quest, slasher ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.4
 880
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: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, mystery, haunted by the past, woman in danger, gory, danger, deadly, crimes, death of parent, loss of parents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.6
 434
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, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, ghost, small town, kidnapping, serial killer, mystery, haunted by the past, deadly, crimes, supernatural, theme park, amusement park ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Related movie lists