Movies like The Apparition

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The Apparition
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Plagued by frightening occurrences in their home, Kelly and Ben learn that a university's parapsychology experiment produced an entity that is now haunting them. The malevolent spirit feeds on fear and torments the couple no matter where they run. Desperate, Kelly and Ben turn to a paranormal researcher, but even with his aid, it may already be too late to save themselves from the terrifying presence.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tragic ending, surprise ending, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, danger, haunted house, suburbs, domestic disturbance, couple relations, haunted by the past, experiment gone awry, paranormal, experiment, disappearance, fear, pandora\'s box, lovecraftian, locking a door, malfunction, entity, surveillance camera, female nudity, seance, dead dog, paranormal phenomena, gardening, warning ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1973, 2010s
Place: california, usa
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The Fog
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Trick 'r Treat
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82 min.
 6.8
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Most similar movies to The Apparition

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and suspense films with plots about supernatural, danger, ghost, haunted house, deadly, death and blood mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Apparition: Dark House (2009), Amityville: The Awakening (2017), The Amityville Haunting (2011), Paranormal Activity 3 (2011), Jessabelle (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dark House
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A troupe of actors hired for a haunted house attraction soon find that they are working in a true house of horror.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, gory, danger, deadly, supernatural, haunted by the past, child killer, actor, gore, blood
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Amityville: The Awakening
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Belle, her little sister, and her comatose twin brother move into a new house with their single mother Joan in order to save money to help pay for her brother's expensive healthcare. But when strange phenomena begin to occur in the house ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, mystery, danger, deadly, supernatural, investigation, woman in danger, twin sister, twin brother, coma, brother sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Amityville Haunting
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This movie is a 'found-footage' film about the Benson family who move in to the infamous house where the DeFeo family were murdered in the 1970s over 30 years earlier. Things start happening to anyone who visits this house, and whoever ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, domestic disturbance, family in danger, danger, found footage, deadly, supernatural, blood splatter, curses spells and rituals, talking to the camera, looking at the camera ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   91%
    User:   75%
 
Paranormal Activity 3
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In 1988, evil begins to terrorize young sisters Katie and Kristi for the first time when an invisible entity resides in their home.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
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Place: california, usa, los angeles
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Jessabelle
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Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman recuperating at her father's run-down home after a tragic accident soon encounters a terrifying presence with a connection to her long-deceased mother.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, melancholic, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, voodoo, ghost, ghosts, woman in danger, danger, estate, pornography, uncover truth, nudity (topless - notable), curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Duration: 81 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychological
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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    User:   75%
 
The New Daughter
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: John James is a writer; his wife has left him. He moves with his two middle-school children to an isolated house off a dirt road in South Carolina. The property has an Indian burial mound, which fascinates his daughter, Louisa, who's entering ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak, exciting ...
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Place: south carolina, usa
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    User:   88%
 
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Paranormal Entity
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Twenty-three year old, Thomas Finley was arrested for the murder of his nineteen-year old sister, Samantha, as well as the murder of fifty-two year old, Edgar Lauren, a Professor and paranormal investigator.In the early morning hours, Police were ...
Style: scary, serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, suburbs, deadly, mystery, supernatural, murder, woman in danger, demonic possession, paranormal, danger, talking to the camera, looking at the camera ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   73%
 
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The Skeptic
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, domestic disturbance, afterlife, haunted by the past, missing person, doll, haunted house, priest, halloween, child abuse, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   100%
 
A Resurrection
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A down to earth school psychologist tries to help a mentally ill student who actually believes his brother is coming back from the grave for revenge on the students who killed him.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, high school, vengeance, rivalry, supernatural, siblings relations, high school life, youth, teenage life, danger, deadly, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   84%
 
 4.2
 17K
The Gallows
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: 20 years after a horrific accident during a small town school play, students at the school resurrect the failed show in a misguided attempt to honor the anniversary of the tragedy - but soon discover that some things are better left alone.
Style: scary, suspense, dark, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, slasher, murder, supernatural, revenge, violence, school, death, splatter, high school life, found footage, plot twist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1993, 20th century, 2010s ...
Place: usa, nebraska
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System:   77%
    User:   67%
 
 5.0
 43K
The Grudge 2
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Tokyo, a young woman is exposed to the same mysterious curse that afflicted her sister. The supernatural force, which fills a person with rage before spreading to its next victim, brings together a group of previously unrelated people who attempt ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, hospital, haunted house, murder, ghost, death, ghosts, curses spells and rituals, goth, revenge, woman in danger, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, usa, pasadena california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   74%
 
 5.9
 52K
The Possession
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young girl buys an antique box at a yard sale, unaware that inside the collectible lives a malicious ancient spirit. The girl's father teams with his ex-wife to find a way to end the curse upon their child.
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System:   75%
    User:   84%
 
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Commander
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When a group of misfits is hired by an unknown third party to burglarize a desolate house and acquire a rare VHS tape, they discover more found footage than they bargained for.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1998
Place: usa
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    User:   89%
 
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The Marsh
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Writer Claire Holloway is troubled by nightmares of Rose Marsh Farm. She decides to vacation at the farm which unbeknown to her is haunted by the ghost of a little girl and a teenage boy. Claire enlists the help of Geoffry Hunt to help uncover a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, mystery, countryside, small town, danger, supernatural, ghost, writer's life, rose, haunted by the past, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1982
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   80%
 
 4.5
 2K
Nightlight
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five friends play a game in a "mysterious" forest with a long history as a beacon for troubled young people contemplating suicide.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ghost, in the woods, danger, supernatural, buddies, teenage life, imaginary, ghost story, forest, suicide, youth, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   70%
 
Paranormal Activity 4
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It has been five years since the disappearance of Katie and Hunter, and a suburban family witness strange events in their neighborhood when a woman and a mysterious child move in.
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, imaginary friend, ghost, ghosts, curses spells and rituals, danger, demons, family, parents and children, natural disaster, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006, year 2011
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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System:   72%
    User:   62%
 
Kill Katie Malone
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: College students and best friends Ginger Matheson, Jim Duncan, and Kyle "Dixie" Canning, pool their cash to buy a "ghost" in an online auction. The three think it's all a goof, but once they open up the antique box to ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: college, ghost, vengeance, deadly, supernatural, best friends, vengeful ghost, best friend, buddies, chaos and mayhem, danger, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   70%
 
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Rest Stop: Don't Look Back
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: One year after running away from home, Nicole and Jesse are still missing. When Jesse's brother, Tom, returns home from active duty, he sets out with his friends Marilyn and Jared to locate the lost couple. Their search leads them to the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, ghost, on the road, gory, slasher, psychopath, crimes, deadly, gas station, kidnapping, supernatural, survival ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   58%
 
 4.4
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The Presence
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this darkly romantic ghost story, a woman travels to an isolated cabin where she is stalked by an apparition who inhabits her space as his own. With the unexpected arrival of the woman’s boyfriend, the dark spirit’s haunting grows obsessive. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, manipulations, haunted house, in the woods, woman in danger, danger, supernatural, haunted by the past, isolation, confined, dishonesty, outhouse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   73%
 
House of Fears
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The night before a local haunted house opens for Halloween, six friends sneak in for a few hours of fun. Soon after entering, they find themselves trapped inside with no way out.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, haunted house, ghost, survival, confined, danger, supernatural, deadly, buddies, teenage life, crimes, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   71%
 
Halloween: Resurrection
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Serial Killer Michael Myers is not finished with Laurie Strode, and their rivalry finally comes to an end. But is this the last we see of Myers? Freddie Harris and Nora Winston are reality programmers at DangerTainment, and are planning to send a ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, halloween, vengeance, internet, drugs/alcohol, gory, reality tv, blood, death, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   68%
 
 4.9
 50K
Poltergeist
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Legendary filmmaker Sam Raimi and director Gil Kenan reimagine and contemporize the classic tale about a family whose suburban home is invaded by angry spirits. When the terrifying apparitions escalate their attacks and take the youngest daughter, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, melancholic ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghost, parents and children, ghosts, curses spells and rituals, danger, demons, family problems, family, family relations, poltergeist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   63%
 
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Succubus: Hell-Bent
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sometimes what happens at Spring Break doesn't stay at Spring Break... it follows you home.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: stalking, vengeance, dangerous attraction, danger, deadly, femme fatale, succubus, womanizer, violence spree, obsession, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   79%
 
 6.2
 105K
The Strangers
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After returning from a wedding reception, a couple staying in an isolated vacation house receive a knock on the door in the mid-hours of the night. What ensues is a violent invasion by three strangers, their faces hidden behind masks. The couple ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, rough, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, hostages, serial killer, slasher, murder, isolation, home invasion, psychological thriller, violence, torture, brutality, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   55%
 
Greystone Park
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In October 2009, the filmmakers went into an abandoned psychiatric hospital to explore the 'haunted' institution, famous for its radical treatment of patients with mental illness. Electroshock, insulin therapy, and lobotomies were ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: ghost, uncover truth, mental institution, danger, life is a bitch, haunted house, supernatural, mental illness, flickering light, abandoned building, abandoned hospital, doll ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   76%
 
 3.3
 898
Necrosis
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 2009, six friends arrive at an isolated cabin to enjoy a long weekend in the snow. An epic snowstorm interrupts their vacation, trapping them on the mountain and resurrecting the haunting ghosts of the Donner Party. But, are they true ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, epic, scary
Plot: ghost, gory, zombie, dealing with death, rehabilitation, family in danger, forces of nature, isolation, danger, deadly, survival, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   64%
 
 6.8
 53K
The Fog
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Strange things begin to occurs as a tiny California coastal town prepares to commemorate its centenary. Inanimate objects spring eerily to life; Rev. Malone stumbles upon a dark secret about the town's founding; radio announcer Stevie witnesses ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, tense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, supernatural, vengeance, revenge, ghost, zombie, storytelling, murder, violence, death, blood, monster ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1979
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   71%
 

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Demonic
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A police officer and a psychologist investigate the deaths of five people who were killed while trying to summon ghosts.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: haunted house, ghost, seance, police investigation, deadly, supernatural, law enforcement, infra red, missing, trance, possession, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   73%
 
 5.6
 55K
Dark Water
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dahlia Williams and her daughter Cecelia move into a rundown apartment on New York's Roosevelt Island. She is currently in midst of divorce proceedings and the apartment, though near an excellent school for her daughter, is all she can afford. ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, divorce, imaginary friend, ghosts, mother daughter relationship, death, hospital, haunted by the past, estrangement, haunted house, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1974, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, new jersey, seattle washington ...
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System:   66%
    User:   64%
 
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