Movies like The Doorway

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The Doorway (2000)
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The Doorway (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Ireland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Four young college students agree to fix up an abandoned home for rent, only to discover the demons within and an open doorway... to Hell.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, erotic, scary, serious, slasher
Plot: afterlife, demon, supernatural ability, heroic mission, ghost, uncover truth, supernatural, rivalry, good versus evil, obsessive quest, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, haunted house, succubus, paranormal phenomena, sex scene, making love, possessed, heroes, college, escapades, woman in danger, cons and scams, sex, female nudity ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, usa, europe, new england

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Most similar movies to The Doorway

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and psychological films with plots about supernatural, danger, deadly, ghost, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals and rivalry mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Doorway: Demon Island (2002), Amityville Dollhouse (1996), Spirit Trap (2005), The Unholy (1988), Isabelle (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Demon Island (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Teens trapped on an island are haunted by a demon hidden inside...a pinata.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher, suspense ...
Plot: monster, island, rivalry, supernatural, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, survival, escapades, village, demon, vampire, sorority ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Amityville Dollhouse (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 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, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, missing child, occult, supernatural ability, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, family problems, afterlife, paranormal phenomena, zombie ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
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Spirit Trap (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When five young students move into an old unoccupied mansion an inexplicable chain of events is set into motion as a mysterious spirit clock begins to tick again. As the story unfolds, revealing each student's dark secrets, the boundary between ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, bleak, sexy ...
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, ghost, haunted house, uncover truth, mysterious character, family in danger, teenage life, captivity, isolation, youth, confined ...
Time: contemporary
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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: satanic, serious, scary, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: priest, church, deal with the devil, occult, temptation, female demon, seduction, dog, demon, monster, religious, afterlife ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, usa
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100%
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Isabelle (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young couple's dream of starting a family shatters as they descend into the depths of paranoia and must struggle to survive an evil presence that wants nothing more than their very own lives.
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: afterlife, ghost, evil spirit, nightmare, supernatural, demon, family in danger, parents and children, fear, paranormal activity, evil force, curses spells and rituals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Children of the Corn: The Gathering (1996)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Grace Rhodes, who is studying to be a doctor, returns to her hometown as a strange illness is afflicting the local children. The symptoms include a high fever and spasms, but even weirder is what happens the next day: All those with the illness ...
Style: slasher, scary, macabre, twists and turns, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, supernatural, chase, fever, cornfield, killer child, first contact, family, halloween, dreams, violence ...
Time: 90s
Place: nebraska, usa
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The Chair (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Psychology student Danielle inadvertently wakes a evil spirit while renting a century old Victorian house. In setting out to prove his existence, Danielle inadvertently frees and becomes a puppet of the spirit of serial killer Edgar Crowe. ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, serious
Plot: serial killer, good versus evil, supernatural, ghost, psychopath, supernatural ability, crimes, haunted by the past, woman in danger, amateur detective, curses spells and rituals, family in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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53%
Death of a Ghost Hunter (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Renowned "ghost hunter", Carter Simms is paid to conduct a paranormal investigation of a supposedly haunted house. Along with a cameraman, a reporter, and a spiritual advocate, she embarks on a three night journey into terror.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, twist ending
Plot: ghost, afterlife, haunted house, murder, found footage, supernatural, investigation, uncover truth, journalism, haunted by the past, supernatural horror, ghost hunter ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Amityville: It's About Time (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an old clock arrives at home as a gift, strange things begin to happen. The family that proudly assigned a privileged place to the clock in the living room, is unaware that this thing is a link to an old and evil house...
Style: scary, bloody, suspense, psychological, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, brother sister incest, demonic possession, parents and children, murder, supernatural ability, suburbs ...
Time: 90s, year 1992, 20th century
Place: usa, california
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47%
Left in Darkness (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Celia (Monica Keena, Freddy vs. Jason) has had a rough life, with a mother who died in childbirth and a father who disappeared. Unfortunately for Celia, death is not any easier than life. When she is drugged and raped at a frat party, Celia dies ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary, rough ...
Plot: heaven, ghost, guardian angel, darkness, family problems, supernatural, afterlife, dealing with death, good versus evil, death in the family, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
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47%
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Inheritance (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Inheritance tells the tale of sinister old lady Lillian Baker (Marjorie Nelson) & her kind hearted, good natured carer Abigail Nielsen (Jen Taylor). Abigail feels sorry for Lillian & does her best to keep her happy, however one ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary
Plot: afterlife, ghost, haunted by the past, supernatural, uncover truth, mental illness, supernatural ability, mentally unstable, curses spells and rituals, golden years, schizophrenia, spirit ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.5
 3K
The Incubus (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the small New England town of Galen, a young teenage boy claims he has dreams of young women being brutally raped and murdered. A doctor and the local sheriff discover that the boy's dreams are real and that a sinister occult might be behind ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, psychological ...
Plot: curse, demon, murder, small town, rape, mysterious character, amateur detective, mind game, supernatural ability, teenage life, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s
Place: new england, europe, usa, ireland
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45%
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
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44%
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The Dead One (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Trapped between the living and the dead, Diego de la Muerte fights to rescue his soul from the evil god of death that controls him. But a bigger battle awaits him when the Aztec god demands the soul of Maria, the girlfriend Diego left behind.
Style: tense, psychological, captivating, suspense, serious ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, ghost, introspection, moral dilemma, rescue, rivalry, supernatural, destiny, superhero, sacrifice, ritual ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Netherworld (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young man arrives at his father's mansion in Louisiana to discover that a secretive cult is using winged creatures to raise the dead to do their bidding.
Style: scary, serious, slasher, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, resurrection, reanimation, family problems, domestic disturbance, rivalry, mystery, uncover truth, escapades, good versus evil, supernatural, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Cup of My Blood (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A seemingly random accident leaves porn photographer Jack Fender in possession of Christianity's most Holy Relics. He must confront Evil's relentless assault of blood soaked murder, sex, and deceit for the preservation of an entire faith, ...
Style: serious, disturbing, suspenseful, bleak, erotic
Plot: holy grail, save the world, supernatural, religions or cults, escapades, good versus evil, battles, apocalypse, making love, empire, sex scene, sex ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Skeptic (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the mysterious death of his Aunt, a confirmed skeptic lawyer, Bryan Becket, dismisses reports that her house is haunted and moves in. Immediately occurrences begin he cannot explain. And beyond the occurrences there is something about the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, afterlife, lawyer, ghost, uncover truth, haunted by the past, supernatural, missing person, family problems, supernatural ability, domestic disturbance, doll ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Shadow Puppets (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Director Michael Winnick's chilling tale stars James Marsters as Jack, one of eight captives who awaken in an abandoned asylum not knowing who they are or why they are together. They discover that they've been used in an experiment to ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: survival, curses spells and rituals, voyeurism, memory loss, isolation, supernatural ability, captivity, supernatural, deadly creature, voyeur, shadow, creature feature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Dark House (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young man sets out on a trip that takes him to an abandoned mansion that holds the origins of his dark family legacy.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, psychological thriller
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghost, on the road, estate, escapades, supernatural ability, survival, gladiator, graphic violence, teenager, mansion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Haunting of Hell House (1999)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mysterious, morbid professor who has suffered a number of horrid events in his life tries to help a young troubled man, whose girl friend was killed during an illegal abortion.
Style: serious, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, nightmare, hallucination, ghost, supernatural ability, afterlife, family in danger, abortion, chase, danger, blood
Time: 90s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Stir of Echoes: The Homecoming (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A soldier returns home from the Iraq war only to be haunted by visions of the dead.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, bleak, scary
Plot: ghost, murder, family in danger, mental illness, supernatural romance, uncover truth, supernatural ability, supernatural, afterlife, family problems, haunted by the past, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: middle east, iraq
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39%
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The Raven (2006)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: As a child, Lenore was tormented by nightmares and obsessed with the dark poems and stories of Edgar Allan Poe. As the lead singer in a Los Angeles band, the adult Lenore (Jillian Swanson) finds herself, friends and colleagues haunted by a murderer ...
Style: slasher, scary, realistic, serious, psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, obsession, supernatural ability, rivalry, music band, haunted by the past, woman in danger, murder, showbiz, supernatural, afterlife, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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38%
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5ive Girls (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five wayward teenage girls are sent to a reformatory and discover they possess unique powers to battle the ancient demon, Legion, which holds thrall over the sinister institution.
Style: suspenseful, tense, bleak, scary, satanic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: girls' boarding school, healing power, demon, supernatural ability, good versus evil, supernatural, rivalry, youth, curses spells and rituals, clergy, escapades, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Ferryman (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Out on a dead calm ocean, in a thick fog, a group of tourists on a pleasure craft are about to cross paths with an ancient and terrible evil. Sharing the same ocean, a sick, dying old Greek man drifts alone on a stricken yacht. The Greek (John ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, scary, rough ...
Plot: good versus evil, ghost, supernatural, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, rivalry, escapades, ocean, body swapping, supernatural ability, possession ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Blackwater Valley Exorcism (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Disturbed Isabelle is locked in a fierce battle with a vicious demon that's hell-bent on owning her soul
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, suspense, serious ...
Plot: afterlife, possessed girl, exorcism, reincarnation, ghost, battles, supernatural ability, supernatural, mentally unstable, curses spells and rituals, race against time, clergy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: serious, scary, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: occult, satanism, ritual, satanist, supernatural, afterlife, demon, deal with the devil, ghost, cult, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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36%
Hellraiser: Deader (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In London, after investigating crack addicted junkies for an article in her newspaper, Amy Klein watches a bizarre videotape where an underground group of youngsters in Bucharest apparently becoming zombies. Amy finds Marla dead with a puzzle cube ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hallucination, supernatural, afterlife, suicide, good versus evil, uncover truth, heroes, newspaper office, subway, riddles and clues, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, romania, london, england, bucharest
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35%
Haunting of Cellblock 11 (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of ghost hunters must up their game to compete in the competitive world of paranormal TV shows, leading them to a truly haunted prison with a grisly past that proves to be more than they bargained for.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense ...
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, prison, rivalry, captivity, frame up, found footage, contests and competitions, amateur detective, golden years, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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34%
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11:11 (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Eighteen years after the murder of her parents, Sara Tobias searches for the meaning of the numbers '11:11' that was scratched in blood beside her mother's body. Following three sudden murders, supernatural events are unleashed as she ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: mystery, murder, investigation, serial killer, curses spells and rituals, death in the family, small town life, small town, uncover truth, crimes, rivalry, social relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Chosen (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a child-stealing demon attaches itself to a little girl, her family is thrust into a battle against time in order to save the girl and send the demon back to hell.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: ghost, race against time, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, saving a life, demon, death, violence, child in peril, girl, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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33%