Movies like The Ferryman

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The Ferryman (2007)
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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 Rhys-Davies) has been cheating death for countless years. Trading broken bodies for new ones over centuries. With him he carries a deadly weapon that allows him to do this. This weapon, the Shifting Blade, gives its possessor an awesome power. But now is the time of reckoning. The Ferryman, the ancient conveyor of death and the path to the afterlife is close and he wants the Greek. There is a payment to be made.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, rough, serious, suspense
Plot: ghost, supernatural, good versus evil, ocean, legends and myths, escapades, vengeance, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, body swapping, supernatural horror, ship, ghost ship, sailing, boat, possession, storm, immortality, beach, yacht, sailboat, fog, tattoo, soccer, fishing boat ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new zealand

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Most similar movies to The Ferryman

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and slasher films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, gory, curses spells and rituals, rivalry and ghost mostly in Horror, Thriller and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Ferryman: Long Time Dead (2002), The Hollow (2004), Witchouse (1999), Trespassers (2006), Jinn (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Long Time Dead (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of British students embark on summoning spirits on a Ouija board after a night of clubbing. But someone breaks the link before they have finished and now a demon is trapped in their world and the only way to banish it, is for all the people ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spirit, supernatural, seance, curses spells and rituals, game, genie, youth, serial killer, murder, supernatural power, vengeance, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
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The Hollow (2004)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Restless spirits stir this Hollow's Eve, beckoning Ian Cranston, the last blood relative of Ichabod Crane, back to Sleepy Hollow. Thundering hooves unleash a wave of bone-chilling screams as the ghost of the Headless Horseman rides again! Ian ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, gothic horror, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, halloween, curse, curses spells and rituals, uncover truth, legends and myths, supernatural, crimes, mysterious character, investigation, missing person, cemetery ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: atmospheric, suspenseful, rough, scary, slasher ...
Plot: witch, resurrection, evil witch, possessed woman, supernatural, supernatural ability, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, youth, demonic possession, gay ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Wishmaster 3: Beyond the Gates of Hell (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The evil Djinn is back at again, this time wreaking havoc on the students of Illinois' Baxter University. His victim is a beautiful, innocent and studious teenage girl named Diana Collins who accidentally opened up the Djinn's tomb and ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: genie, supernatural, college, wish come true, college campus, college life, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, youth, heroes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Trespassers (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Tyler is a surfer who constantly searches for good surfing spots. When he's traveling through Mexico, he finds one of the best places he has ever seen. He invites his brother Colin to join him and his friends in surfing the wild Mexican waves. ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, slasher
Plot: survival, supernatural, ghost, escapades, rivalry, youth, leadership, buddies, vengeance, teenage life, isolation, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.1
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Jinn (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: From the beginning, stories of angels and men have captured our imaginations and have been etched into our history crossing all boundaries of culture, religion, and time. These two races have dominated the landscape of modern mythology for countless ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: legends and myths, genie, mysterious character, deadly creature, good versus evil, supernatural, mentally unstable, rivalry, mythical creature, monster, graphic violence, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Pumpkinhead: Ashes to Ashes (2006)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, USA, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: He threw their loved ones into a swamp. Now they want revenge... But when a demon does their dirty work, it comes at a price.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, murder, small town, crimes, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, demon, supernatural, police, swamp, creature feature, creature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Black Waters of Echo's Pond (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Nine friends take a holiday at a Victorian home on a private island and uncover a game that when played brings out the worst in each of them. Jealously, greed, hatred, lust, all of the things they keep buried deep inside themselves rise to the ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, friendship, isolation, confined, curses spells and rituals, graphic violence, redneck, island, domestic disturbance, violence spree, friends, house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, tense ...
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, prison, rivalry, captivity, frame up, found footage, amateur detective, crimes, golden years, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Brotherhood III: Young Demons (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A group of devil-may-care teenagers discover they've mistakenly called upon the Prince of Darkness in this flashy horror story.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, homoerotic, erotic ...
Plot: supernatural, wizards and magicians, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults, crimes, rivalry, good versus evil, youth, escapades, supernatural ability, gay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Haunted Forest (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Indian descendent Sean comes to a forest with his friends Josh and Flipp trying to find the track to a mysterious cursed tree and a secret burial ground.
Style: scary, atmospheric, tense, slasher, serious ...
Plot: ghost, curse, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, missing person, vengeance, crimes, escapades, haunted by the past, legends and myths, evil spirit, abduction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 1.5
 559
The Raven (2006)
Genre: Crime, Fantasy, 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, serious, scary, realistic, psychotronic ...
Plot: obsession, serial killer, murder, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, rivalry, woman in danger, music band, ghost, good versus evil, showbiz, afterlife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Slaughter Night (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eighteen-year-old Kristel survived a car accident in which her father dies. Tormented by nocturnal visions she begins to care for her father's investigation of serial killers - especially Andries Martíns, a killer of children.
Style: slasher, suspense, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, supernatural, mine, psychopath, mind game, survival, captivity, isolation, murder, vengeance, ghost, confined ...
Time: contemporary, victorian era, 1850s, 19th century, 2000s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Bloodlust: Subspecies III (1994)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Still in the thrall of the evil vampire Radu, Michelle yearns to be taught the skills of the vampire. Meanwhile, her sister Becky tries to free her from his evil clutches, and this time, she's brought some help.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, monster, castle, body horror, super strength, catacomb, sibling relationship, good versus evil, deadly creature, hidden identity, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 3.8
 327
Phantom Force (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A squad of soldiers must protect the human race from the supernatural.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, scary, rough ...
Plot: space and aliens, supernatural, confined, good versus evil, terrorism, heroic mission, custody, ghost, heroes, superhuman powers, escapades, empire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 2.4
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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, suspense, tense ...
Plot: monster, rivalry, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, survival, escapades, village, demon, vampire, sorority, fraternity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Zombie Farm (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hell has been unleashed on the small town of Muerto Verde when inbred cannibal farmers are turned into zombies after Taliban warriors poison the local water supply. The only hope for humanity are two FBI agents and four party-crazed college students.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense
Plot: zombie, woman in danger, supernatural, family problems, strong violent content, curses spells and rituals, small town, domestic disturbance, zombie attack, supernatural ability, wizards and magicians, flesh eating zombie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.1
 264
Blood Relic (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: slasher, rough, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Plot: ghost, museum, obsession, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, idealism, mentally unstable, supernatural ability, crimes, mental institution, race against time, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Medium Raw (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Capturing the sadistic serial killer "The Wolf" was just the beginning for rookie cop Johnny Morgan. As he escorts the monster to his new home in the dark underground halls of Parker's Asylum, bedlam ensues and Johnny along with a ...
Style: slasher, suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, survival, police detective, mental institution, strong violent content, crimes, track down, rivalry, confined, captivity, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Evil Remains (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A graduate student preparing his thesis on mythology leads his friends on a research expedition to an old plantation estate on the outskirts of the Big Easy. The site is reputed to mysteriously cause madness and death to all who enter it.
Style: slasher, suspense, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, deadly creature, investigation, survival, legends and myths, supernatural, ghost, psychopath, murder, student life, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Flesh for the Beast (2003)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Six parapsychologists investigate a reputed haunted mansion and are set upon by three flesh-eating succubus ladies under the control of the sinister warlock owner bent on finding a mysterious amulet to give himself more power.
Style: serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, afterlife, psychopath, supernatural ability, femme fatale, supernatural, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, occult, exploitation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Curse of the Forty-Niner (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of friends discover gold deep inside an old mine. But by taking the gold and think they've hit it big, they awaken a long dead miner who's Hell Bent on protecting his treasure.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: curse, supernatural, ghost, mine, gold, curses spells and rituals, undead, serial killer, adventure, empire, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 2.3
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Nine Lives (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nine friends seclude themselves in an old, isolated Scottish mansion for a birthday weekend bash. Cut off from the outside world by a snowstorm, strange behavior soon invades the group and one by one they disappear.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, confined, supernatural, ghost, murder, vengeance, survival, isolation, teenage girl, serial killer, trapped in a building, suicide ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Animus (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Hoping to find proof of the paranormal, five film students set out to document the legendary Copper Queen Hospital. But as the sun goes down, they experience something far worse than they ever could have imagined and they find themselves pursued by ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: psychopath, ghost, supernatural, riddles and clues, found footage, hospital, danger, gory, deadly, gore, blood
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Dunwich Horror (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Louisiana, in the wicked Whateley House, Lavina delivers two babies whose fate is written. Ten years later, three scholars of the occult discover that one page of the “Necronomicon,” the unspeakable book, is missing and the Black Brotherhood ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, mutant, parallel world, ancient mystery, curses spells and rituals, escapades, destiny, legends and myths, save the day, portal, evil alien, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Tooth Fairy (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman and her daughter (Nicole Muñoz) encounter a deadly legend at a bed-and-breakfast.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, parents and children, curses spells and rituals, crimes, legends and myths, family relations, serial killer, fairy, mythical creature, ghost, female villain ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Nun (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of catholic school girls are victimized by a sadistic and jealous nun, "Sister Ursula". The girls drown the nun in a pool of "holy" water. Eighteen years later circumstances arise in which the nuns spirit is released to ...
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Plot: ghost, evil nun, supernatural, ritual murder, curses spells and rituals, curse, vengeance, boarding school, religions or cults, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: barcelona, europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Pumpkinhead: Blood Feud (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, Romania, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During a bitter family feud, Jodie Hatfield, and her boyfriend Ricky McCoy, decide to leave town to avoid being found out, but are soon caught in the act. Wanting vengeance, he seeks out the monster Pumpkinhead, and resurrects it seek revenge on the ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher, suspense ...
Plot: monster, supernatural, demon, ritual, family feud, wedding, ghost, supernatural ability, tragic love, death in the family, vigilantism, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.4
 344
Dead Creatures (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of women afflicted with a horrible disease (which forces them to cannibalism) try to support one another.
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: zombie, rivalry, supernatural, survival, life is a bitch, chaos, plague, murder, curses spells and rituals, female psychopath, virus, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Dead Matter (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tells the story of a vampire relic with occult powers that falls into the hands of a grief-stricken young woman who will do anything to contact her dead brother.
Style: gothic, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: zombie, supernatural, obsession, curses spells and rituals, vampire, mythical creature, witchcraft, rivalry, reanimation, relic, amulet, halloween ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%