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Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)
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Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Bizarre nightmares plague Regan MacNeil four years after her possession and exorcism. Has the demon returned? And if so, can the combined faith and knowledge of a Vatican investigator and a hypnotic research specialist free her from its grasp?
Style: scary, psychological, atmospheric, rough, serious, suspenseful, satanic, psychotronic, sexy, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: devil, exorcism, priest, catholic church, demonic possession, locust, possession, pact with the devil, supernatural, nudity (full frontal - brief), good versus evil, youth, rivalry, strong violent content, clergy, haunted by the past, human host, losing-it hero, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults, studying, supernatural horror, religion and supernatural, demon, psychiatrist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: africa, washington d.c., usa, new york, manhattan new york city

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and suspense films with plots about supernatural, danger, demon, deadly, curses spells and rituals, possession and rivalry mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Exorcist II: The Heretic: The Exorcist (1973), Turkish Exorcist (1974), The Antichrist (1974), To the Devil a Daughter (1976), Amityville II: The Possession (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Exorcist (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: 12-year-old Regan MacNeil begins to adapt an explicit new personality as strange events befall the local area of Georgetown. Her mother becomes torn between science and superstition in a desperate bid to save her daughter, and ultimately turns to ...
Style: scary, suspense, frightening, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: exorcism, devil, supernatural, priest, religion, curses spells and rituals, evil force, supernatural ability, paranormal activity, brutality, demon, clergy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., usa, new york, middle east, asia ...
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Turkish Exorcist (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Turkey
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Şeytan is a Turkish remake of the classic horror film The Exorcist. 12 year-old Gul becomes possessed by Satan after experimenting with a Ouija board. A troubled psychiatrist and an experienced exorcist become the girl's only hope for ...
Style: scary, tense, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: exorcist, demonic possession, exorcism, family relations, religions or cults, child in peril, losing-it hero, supernatural, supernatural ability, clergy, rivalry, unfulfillment ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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The Antichrist (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An Italian nobleman seeks help after his paralyzed daughter becomes possessed by the spirit of a malevolent ancestress.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, suspense, scary ...
Plot: reincarnation, afterlife, paralysis, past, inquisition, faith, losing-it hero, ghost, supernatural, haunted by the past, disability, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
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100%
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: satanism, occult, supernatural, afterlife, ritual, demon, cult, curses spells and rituals, satanist, deal with the devil, woman in danger, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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59%
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Amityville II: The Possession (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Lutz family have managed to flee their home with their lives intact, but before them, another family lived in this house and were caught up in the original evil who weren't so lucky...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, demon, dysfunctional family, incest, brother sister incest, family relations, possession, house, church, evil, poltergeist, demonic possession ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
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58%
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, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, occult, supernatural, supernatural ability, missing child, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, family problems, paranormal phenomena, afterlife, zombie ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
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Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Haunted by terrible acts the Nazis forced him to participate in, the disenchanted Father Lankester Merrin focuses his energies on helping with an archaeological dig in the northern part of Kenya. There, the crew uncovers a church that predates ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak, rough ...
Plot: good versus evil, archaeologist, supernatural, priest, church, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, exorcism, supernatural ability, redemption, mind game, obsession ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1947, year 1944
Place: africa, kenya
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Abby (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a minister's wife becomes posessed by Eshu, the Nigerian god of sexuality, an exorcist is called in to drive the evil spirit away.
Style: serious, scary, mind bending, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, possession, police detective, injustice, religions or cults, corporate crime, mischievous children, starting over, ghost, mentally unstable, clergy ...
Time: 70s
Place: nigeria, asia, africa, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, supernatural ability, parents and children, murder, suburbs, vengeance, psychopath, mentally unstable ...
Time: 90s, year 1992, 20th century
Place: usa, california
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53%
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The Sentinel (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A commitment-shy New York fashion model moves into an old brownstone apartment, meets her weird neighbours and discovers she’s sitting on the gateway to Hell.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, gothic, suspense ...
Plot: police detective, woman in danger, ghost, demon, murder, supernatural, model, hell, investigation, crimes, secret society, clergy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, new york, italy, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Amityville 3-D (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: To debunk the Amityville house's infamous reputation and take advantage of a rock-bottom asking price, skeptical journalist John Baxter buys the place and settles in to write his first novel. But as soon as the ink on the deed has dried, people ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, burned alive, supernatural, island, domestic disturbance, good versus evil, rivalry, strong violent content, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, family in danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Damien: Omen II (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Since the sudden and highly suspicious death of his parents, 12-year-old Damien has been in the charge of his wealthy aunt and uncle (Lee Grant and William Holden). Widely feared to be the Antichrist, Damien relentlessly plots to seize control of ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, mind bending, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: devil, antichrist, 666, raven, supernatural, good versus evil, burned alive, coming of age, occult, blond boy, adoption, military academy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, israel
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50%
The Amityville Horror (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: George Lutz and his wife Kathleen, move into their Long Island dream house with their children only for their lives to be turned into a hellish nightmare. The legacy of a murder committed in the house gradually affects the family and a priest is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, indian burial ground, supernatural, murder, family in danger, paranormal, haunted, reincarnation, mystery, curses spells and rituals, family problems ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975, year 1974
Place: long island, new jersey
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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: scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: church, demon, priest, escapades, investigation, good versus evil, supernatural ability, crimes, rivalry, clergy, society, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Stigmata (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young woman with no strong religious beliefs, Frankie Paige begins having strange and violent experiences, showing signs of the wounds that Jesus received when crucified. When the Vatican gets word of Frankie's situation, a high-ranking ...
Style: suspenseful, biblical, psychological, scary, bleak ...
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Amityville: A New Generation (1993)
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Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
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Alucarda (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.9
 811
Jaws of Satan (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A preacher whose ancestors were Druids battles Satan, who has taken the form of a huge snake.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
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Duration: 82 min.
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Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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47%
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Duration: 81 min.
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Child of Darkness, Child of Light (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, serious
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Sharon's Baby (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman gives birth to a baby, but this is no ordinary little tyke. The child is seemingly possessed by the spirit of a freak dwarf who the mother once spurned. Cue a spate of strange deaths, the one common factor being the presence of a baby in ...
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Born (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
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Style: psychological, stylized, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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
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Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1980, 80s
Place: new england, usa, new york, georgia, manhattan new york city
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46%
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Witchouse (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 72 min.
Story: On Mayday 1998 in the town of Dunwich, Massachusetts, Elizabeth gathers together a group of specially selected friends for a rather odd party. It turns out that she is the descendent of a malevolent witch named Lilith who was burned at the stake ...
Style: rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, slasher ...
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Time: 90s
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The Fear (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A weekend of 'fear therapy' turns into a nightmare of terror when a mannequin comes to life. Only those with the courage to confront their demons will survive.
Style: slasher, scary, psychological, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 90s
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Prime Evil (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A coven of devil-worshiping monks living in New York City search for victims for their sacrificial ceremonies.
Style: serious, scary, gothic, suspenseful, satanic ...
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Time: 16th century
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