Movies like The Sweet House of Horrors

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The Sweet House of Horrors (1989)
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The Sweet House of Horrors (1989)
Original name: La dolce casa degli orrori
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A murdered couple return from the beyond to care for their two young children, as well as seek revenge against their killer, accept their children's step parents, and try to prevent their house from being sold.
Style: suspense, rough, bleak, scary, surprise ending
Plot: haunted by the past, haunted house, ghost, violence, brutality, supernatural power, murder, masked man, husband wife relationship, children, surrealism, suspicion, fight, psycho, dead man, burglar, spirit, house, masked killer, psycho killer, blood, corpse, strangulation, disfigurement, blackmailer ...

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Most similar movies to The Sweet House of Horrors

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspense, suspenseful and psychotronic films with plots about murder, supernatural, ghost, haunted house, supernatural power, death and danger mostly in Horror, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Sweet House of Horrors: The Beyond (1981), The Haunted (1991), The House by the Cemetery (1981), Cruel Peter (2019), Dead Night (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Beyond (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young woman inherits an old hotel in Louisiana where after a series of supernatural 'accidents', she learns that the building was built over one of the entrances to Hell.
Style: gothic, gloomy, scary, bleak, rough ...
Plot: ghost, zombie, hotel, supernatural, morgue, murder, survival, danger, violence, blindness, mutilation, experiment ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
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95%
 6.5
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The Haunted (1991)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When the Smurl family moves into a duplex, they find out it's haunted.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic
Plot: haunted house, ghost, demonic possession, supernatural power, demon, paranormal activity, husband wife relationship, possessed human, new house, exorcism, priest, paranormal investigation ...
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85%
The House by the Cemetery (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A deranged killer lives in the basement of an old mansion and pops out occasionally to commit grisly murders that include be-headings.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, zombie, supernatural, mad scientist, psychopath, vengeance, family in danger, haunted by the past, danger, slasher, ghost, insanity ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
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76%
 4.4
 776
Cruel Peter (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: It is Christmas 1908 in Messina, one of the richest merchant cities of the Mediterranean. Peter, the 13 year-old son of a rich English family is notorious for his cruelty to children, animals and servants. One night he is ambushed and wakes up in a ...
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: violence, supernatural horror, life & death, revenge, death, brutality, boy, uncover truth, betrayal, haunted by the past, supernatural, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century
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74%
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Dead Night (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A caring mother loses her sanity, setting off a chain of events resulting in tragedy and murder. The story of Casey Pollack unfolds from two very different perspectives when one night in the woods culminates in absolute terror.
Style: scary, bleak, dark, enigmatic, disturbing ...
Plot: backwoods, witch, supernatural, family in danger, paranoia, mass murder, parents and children, supernatural power, suspicion, violence, killing spree, murder ...
Place: usa
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69%
Reel Nightmare (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Three beautiful, vengeful witches awakened by an ancient book, the Necronomicon, bring production of a film in their old family home to a deadly halt.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, scary, twists and turns, bleak
Plot: supernatural power, rivalry, supernatural, occult, magic, violence, cult, black magic, witch, murder, death, strong female lead ...
Place: new england
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68%
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We Go On (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: WE GO ON tells the story of one man's quest to find out if there is more out there after we die. Paralyzed by his fear of dying, Miles Grissom offers a cash reward to the first person who can show him a ghost, an angel, a demon anything that ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, scary, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural power, ghost, murder, medium, pursuit, fear of death, supernatural, life after death
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.8
 4K
The Windmill (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jennifer, an Australian girl on the run from her past, turns up in Amsterdam and, in a desperate attempt to blend in, joins a coach-load of tourists on a tour of Holland's old windmills. When the bus breaks down in the middle of nowhere, she ...
Style: bleak, suspense, scary, tense
Plot: characters killed one by one, slasher, murder, on the run, bus, tourist, windmill, violence, parent child relationship, supernatural power, demon, secret ...
Place: amsterdam, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Witch in the Window (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When Simon brings his twelve year-old son, Finn, to rural Vermont to help flip an old farmhouse, they encounter the malicious spirit of Lydia, a previous owner. And now with every repair they make - she's getting stronger.
Style: psychological, dark, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Plot: father son relationship, haunted house, supernatural power, family in danger, danger, ghost, curse, paranormal investigation, exorcism, evil force, murder, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century
Place: vermont, usa
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67%
The House at the End of Time (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of Dulce, a mother who has encounters with apparitions inside her old house. She must decipher a mystery that could trigger a prophecy: the death of her family.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, scary, suspense, serious ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, haunted by the past, family in danger, murder, danger, mystery, dealing with death, deadly, elderly, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venezuela
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64%
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The Turning (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland, India, Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young governess is hired by a man who has become responsible for his young nephew and niece after the deaths of their parents. A modern take on Henry James' novella "The Turn of the Screw".
Style: scary, gothic, suspense, bleak
Plot: haunted house, ghost, nanny, orphan, maze, female director, pond, tutor, swan, fish, tattoo, rape ...
Time: year 1994
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Thir13en Ghosts (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Arthur and his two children, Kathy and Bobby, inherit his Uncle Cyrus's estate: a glass house that serves as a prison to 12 ghosts. When the family, accompanied by Bobby's Nanny and an attorney, enter the house they find themselves trapped ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, collector, ghosts, ghost, inheritance, halloween, danger, family in danger, machine, violence, survival ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 8.0
 16K
Kwaidan (1964)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 183 min.
Story: Taking its title from an archaic Japanese word meaning "ghost story," this anthology adapts four folk tales. A penniless samurai marries for money with tragic results. A man stranded in a blizzard is saved by Yuki the Snow Maiden, but his ...
Style: anthology, atmospheric, bleak, scary, serious ...
Plot: samurai, ghost, monk, spirit, supernatural, escapades, secret identity, heroes, materialism, betrayal, husband wife relationship, painting ...
Time: 19th century, 17th century, middle ages, year 1900, 1900s ...
Place: japan, asia, kyoto japan, feudal japan, tokyo
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63%
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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, serious, scary, rough
Plot: haunted house, haunted by the past, ghost, murder, danger, confined, supernatural, isolation, time warp, killer child, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Unquiet (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Do you believe in ghosts? Well, whether you do or not, you'll want to tune in for this superspooky flick that takes you inside an abandoned -- and possibly haunted! -- women's prison. A skeptic and her ex-husband, a documentary filmmaker, ...
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, bleak, psychotronic
Plot: women's prison, ghost, paranormal phenomena, evil spirit, supernatural power, murder, skeptic, afterlife, ghost hunter, abandoned hospital, supernatural
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61%
What Lies Beneath (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Claire Spencer starts hearing ghostly voices and seeing spooky images, she wonders if an otherworldly spirit is trying to contact her. All the while, her husband tries to reassure her by telling her it's all in her head. But as Claire ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural horror, couple relations, adultery, woman in danger, infidelity, dishonesty, haunted by the past, losing-it hero, danger, spiritualism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: vermont, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Sodoma's Ghost (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The spirits of Nazis who were killed by bombs while having an orgy return 50 years later to terrorize a group of six teens who stumble upon the house of their death site.
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: haunted house, soldier, orgy, ghost, evil woman, torture, lesbian kiss, videotaped sex, lesbian, teenager, skin ripping, nazi ...
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60%
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Haunted (1995)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Professor David Ash exposes false spiritulists and mediums. He is invited to Edbrook to resolve the fears and torments within its secretive family. Soon after arriving Ash begins to doubt his own senses, and watching the strange behaviour of its ...
Style: psychological, scary, gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, murder, nanny, haunted house, mystery, family relations, uncover truth, deadly, mentally unstable, siblings relations, haunted by the past ...
Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: england, europe
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60%
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Beyond the Darkness (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young rich orphan loses his fiancée to voodoo doll mischief on the part of his housekeeper who is jealous of his attentions. He digs his girlfriend up, cleans her out, stuffs her, and puts her in bed at the mansion. Following this, he tries out ...
Style: disturbing, psycho film, psychological, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: obsession, murder, necrophilia, slasher, serial killer, psychopath, death, violence, torture, creep, anthropophagus, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, southern italy
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60%
The Haunting of Whaley House (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a tour guide breaks into America's Most Haunted House, a bit of amateur ghost hunting with friends turns into more horror than they could have ever imagined.
Style: suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, tour guide, possession, murder, haunted house, survival, supernatural, seance, legends and myths, deadly, danger, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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59%
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Found Footage (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Live footage found by police of a serial killer who documented, first hand, his undertakings.
Style: scary, suspense, bleak, disturbing
Plot: psychopath, danger, violence, cruelty, maniac, death, sadism, psycho killer, brutality, murder, psychotic, found footage ...
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59%
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It: Chapter Two (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Because every 27 years evil revisits the town of Derry, Maine, it chapter two brings the chapters - who've long since gone their separate ways - back together as adults, nearly three decades after the events of the first film.
Style: scary, suspense, macabre, epic, suspenseful ...
Plot: evil, clown, killer clown, inhaler, evil clown, asthma, fear, kids in trouble, killing spree, good versus evil, giant, group of friends ...
Time: 2010s, year 1989, quarry, 80s, year 2016
Place: maine, los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Girl on the Third Floor (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Don Koch tries to renovate a rundown mansion with a sordid history for his growing family, only to learn that the house has other plans.
Style: suspense, macabre, scary, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: ghost, paranormal phenomena, mysticism, danger, death, supernatural, revenge, haunted house, redemption, family, brutality, murder ...
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58%
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 7.4
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The Orphanage (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman brings her family back to her childhood home, which used to be an orphanage, intent on reopening it. Before long, her son starts to communicate with a new invisible friend.
Style: scary, macabre, surprise ending, psychological, twist ending ...
Plot: haunted house, ghosts, ghost, orphan, supernatural, missing child, fear, death, haunted by the past, tragic event, life is a bitch, disappearance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, suicide, cemetery, priest, investigation, rescue, danger, buried alive, psychic power, race against time ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1980, 80s
Place: usa, new england, manhattan new york city, georgia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Woman in Black (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA, Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story follows a young lawyer, Arthur Kipps, who is ordered to travel to a remote village and sort out a recently deceased client’s papers. As he works alone in the client’s isolated house, Kipps begins to uncover tragic secrets, his unease ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, estate, gothic horror, ghosts, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, isolation, supernatural, loss of son, tragic event, village ...
Time: 1900s, victorian era, 20th century, 1910s, edwardian era
Place: england, europe, london
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57%
The Little Stranger (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In a dusty post-war summer in rural Warwickshire, a doctor is called to a patient at lonely Hundreds Hall. Home to the Ayres family for over two centuries, the Georgian house is now in decline. But are the Ayreses haunted by something more sinister ...
Style: bleak, enigmatic, melancholic, scary, psychotronic
Plot: country estate, ghost, supernatural power, doctor, mystery, haunted by the past, cemetery, flashback, death, funeral, falling from height, little girl ...
Time: year 1947, year 1919
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Jack in the Box (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a vintage Jack-in-the-box is un-earthed and opened, it's new owners soon have reason to believe the creepy clown doll within has a life of it's own.
Style: scary, bleak, rough, macabre, suspense
Plot: violence, dealing with death, evil doll, clown, doll, killer clown, killing spree, supernatural power, supernatural, paranormal activity, danger, mercilessness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Scare Campaign (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Popular prank TV show, Scare Campaign, has been entertaining audiences for the last 5 years with its mix of old school scares and hidden camera fun. But as we enter a new age of online TV the producers find themselves up against a new hard edged web ...
Style: twists and turns, scary, bleak, suspense, rough ...
Plot: abandoned hospital, murder, tv show, human sacrifice, masked killer, violence, plot twist, surveillance camera, actress, faked death, buried alive, decapitated head ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Messengers (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the Solomons trade in the craziness of big-city life for the quiet of a North Dakota farm, little do they expect the nightmare that follows. Soon after arriving, teenage Jess (Kristen Stewart) and her younger brother see terrifying apparitions ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, murder, countryside, death threat, mystery, haunted by the past, uncover truth, family in danger, family life, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: north dakota, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%