Movies like The Eclipse

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The Eclipse (2009)
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The Eclipse (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Michael Farr (Hinds) is a widower living in a misty Irish seaside town who is struggling to adjust to his new role as the sole caretaker of his two children. Still reeling from the death of his wife, he has been plagued by terrifying apparitions. When he volunteers at a local literary festival, he finds himself drawn to Lena Morelle (Hjejle), an empathetic author of supernatural fiction (Hjelje). While Lena tries to help Michael with the mystery of his nightmarish visions, she must contend with problems of her own—she’s being jealously pursued by a self-obsessed novelist (Quinn), her one-time lover. As the three adults’ lives converge, the turbulence of the phantom world will soon have nothing on that of the living.
Style: scary, serious, suspense
Plot: ghost, supernatural, love affair, small town, romance, love and romance, family relations, suicide, ghost story, love triangle, church, tennis, irish, kiss, widower, blood, reality, book, father daughter relationship, drunkenness, candle, photograph, hospital, gravestone, memory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe

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Most similar movies to The Eclipse

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and realistic films with plots about family relations, supernatural, romance, love and romance, ghost, couples and deadly mostly in Drama, Romance and Horror genres. Some movies like The Eclipse: The Playboys (1992), This Is My Father (1998), Haunted (1995), Laddaland (2011), American Wake (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Playboys (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Ireland
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A young woman, Tara Maguire (Robin Wright) scandalizes her provincial Irish village in the 1950s by having a baby out of a wedlock, and refusing to name the father. She has a rare beauty and every man in town desires her, especially Sergeant Hegarty ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic
Plot: jealousy, love, sin, circus, tragic hero, romance, feminism, forbidden love, village, small town, love affair, social differences ...
Time: 50s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
This Is My Father (1998)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: Ireland, Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When schoolteacher Kieran Johnson (James Caan) discovers that his father was not a French sailor (as he had been led to believe) but rather an Irish farmer, Kieran looks to his mother (Moya Farrelly) for answers. When she refuses to provide any, ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: small town, romance, self discovery, couple relations, father, coming of age, forbidden love, parents and children, siblings relations, social differences, school, village ...
Time: 1930s
Place: ireland, illinois, europe, usa, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 6.2
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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: gothic, suspenseful, scary, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, ghost, haunted house, mystery, nanny, family, investigation, mysterious character, doubt, secret, professor ...
Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.4
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Laddaland (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Thailand
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A family moves into a new house where they gradually begin to encounter paranormal and horror events.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, family relations, supernatural, parents and children, family in danger, danger, deadly, society, murder, death, father, haunted house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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American Wake (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Story: A musician and a fireman work against certain expectations in order to pursue their respective dreams.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: folk, musician's life, forbidden love, romance, love affair, love and romance, family relations, human nature, moral dilemma, self discovery, parents and children, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
J-Horror Theater Vol. 5 (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Japan, 250 years ago. Soetsu is a moneylender who is killed by the cruel samurai Shinzaemon. His body is dumped in the Kasenega-Fuchi river. According to legend, all who drown in the river will never surface again. 20 Years later, Shinkichi, the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense
Plot: samurai, supernatural, ghost, murder, danger, supernatural ability, dealing with death, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, destiny, reincarnation, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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December Bride (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century, a young servant provokes an independent Irish farm community by her relationship with two brothers. Pregnant, she refuses to reveal the name of the father.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: pregnancy, single parent, romance, love triangle, siblings relations, farm, love and romance, society, family relations, master and servant, fall in love, couples ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century
Place: ireland, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.3
 715
The Heirloom (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Taiwanese man returns to the island after years abroad when he inherits a house; when he and his fiancé move in, strange things start to happen.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: ghost, estate, domestic disturbance, danger, supernatural, babies and infants, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, deadly, family problems, family relations, bathtub ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: taipei
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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I Will Follow You Into the Dark (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A woman reeling from the death of her parents becomes attached to an alluring man whose sudden disappearance sends her and her friends into a haunted high-rise to find him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, gloomy, scary, psychological
Plot: supernatural romance, supernatural, romance, fall in love, losing-it hero, track down, afterlife, parallel world, chases and races, imaginary, love and romance
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Memento Mori (1999)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The film revolves around the relationship between two high school students, Yoo Shi-Eun and Min Hyo-Shin. As the two girls become romantically involved, their taboo friendship causes them to be marginalized by the other students. Unable to cope with ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, love, lesbian, friendship, high school, diary, telepathy, suicide, pregnancy, supernatural ability, bullying, paranormal ...
Time: 90s
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.5
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Visit (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: For the sake of her son, Paolo, Stella is re-married to another man, Anton, in the hopes of a having a whole and peaceful family life. However, after the wedding, she experiences major haunting that endangers her life and the people around her. All ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, scary, offbeat
Plot: supernatural, ghost, pregnancy, danger, couples, clergy, couple relations, dangerous attraction, riddles and clues, woman in danger, deadly, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 336
Tempted (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The strain of juggling her responsibilities as wife, mother, and successful paralegal have worn Emma Burke (Virginia Madsen) out. Thus it is that Emma welcomes the opportunity to briefly take leave of her Boston home and head for sunny Hawaii. It is ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sexual, touching
Plot: love affair, parents and children, romance, love and romance, family relations, infidelity, love triangle, fall in love, dishonesty, couples, last wish, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.9
 515
Darling (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Wealthy executive Aditya Soman, married to Ashwini for several years, has an affair with his Secretary, Geeta Menon. When she gets pregnant, he tells her to abort the child as he has changed his mind about the divorce to his current wife. Angered, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, sexual, realistic, psychological
Plot: ghost, supernatural, vengeance, accidental killing, extramarital affair, bollywood, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, romance, murder, deadly, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
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The Secret (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Husband, wife, and daughter have moved from Boston to Williamstown. At 16, Samantha treats her mother shabbily, but when the two of them are in a horrific car crash, the mother wills Sam to live, somehow losing her own life while her spirit enters ...
Style: serious, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, scary
Plot: reincarnation, drugs/alcohol, high school, dealing with death, supernatural, family relations, ghost, religion and supernatural, uncover truth, parents and children, unfulfilled love, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.6
 788
Wonderful Town (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Takua Pa is a small town in the South of Thailand. Ever since the tsunami, people have lost their jobs and remember better times in the past. One day a stranger comes to town. His name is Ton, he is an architect. He rents a room in a small hotel ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, emotional
Plot: tsunami, love affair, love and romance, seaside town, hotel, fall in love, romance, small town life, small town, couples, family relations, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Girl with Green Eyes (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Catholic-Irish farm girl Kate, along with her gregarious best friend Baba, moves to Dublin to pursue a more exciting life.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: youth, coming of age, friendship, gays and lesbians, single parent, romance, farm, forbidden love, countryside, looking for love, love triangle, small town ...
Time: 60s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.5
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Scary Hair (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When Chi-Hyon takes home her young sister, Su Hyon, a terminal cancer patient, so that she can help her enjoy her remaining time on earth, she buys her a wig to mask the effects of chemotherapy -- not realizing that the wig is, in fact, demonic. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: cancer, ghost, gory, terminal illness, supernatural, mentally unstable, supernatural ability, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, religions or cults, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Urban Ghost Story (1998)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After a car accident, Lizzie lies dead on the roadside - slowly she is taken into the light - but is pulled back to earth when she is revived by the doctors. Lizzie feels sure that during the 184 seconds that she lay dead, something latched on to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, poltergeist, supernatural ability, supernatural, road accident, haunted house, urban, journalism, parents and children, cons and scams, city life, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland, europe, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Haunt (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An introverted teen sparks with his new neighbor, and together the couple begins to explore the haunted house that is family has unknowingly just purchased.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel world, youth, supernatural, ghost, haunted house, suicide, imaginary, teenage life, murder, death, abusive father, teen romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Two Eyes Staring (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Nine-year-old Lisa discovers her sinister new friend is the ghost of the dead twin of Lisa's mother. Lisa's father also begins to suspect his wife of hiding a terrible secret, resulting in deadly consequences
Style: serious, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, countryside, supernatural, parents and children, siblings relations, family in danger, haunted by the past, danger, deadly, family relations, rabbit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.6
 437
Feng shui (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Joy and her family have just moved into a new home, in a sparsely populated village. For them, it’s time for new beginnings- a new chance and a new hope. But what for fortune awaits them.. and woe the tragedies to follow. On what should be the ...
Style: scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, getting home, couple relations, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, danger, family relations, supernatural, buddha, luck, horoscope, friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.0
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The Sea (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A man returns to the sea where he spent his childhood summers in search of peace following the death of his wife.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: dealing with death, resort, haunted by the past, eccentric family, family problems, family relations, grief, death of wife, death, flashback, sexual awakening, boarding house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Wicker Tree (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Director Robin Hardy's reimagining of his eerie 1973 film, The Wicker Man. Young Christians Beth and Steve, a gospel singer and her cowboy boyfriend, leave Texas to preach door-to-door in Scotland. When, after initial abuse, they are welcomed ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, british horror
Plot: religions or cults, danger, mystery, supernatural, couple relations, village, curses spells and rituals, society, secret place, sex scene, female nudity, supernatural horror
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Beautiful Memories (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Although barely 30, Claire believes she is showing the first symptoms of Alzheimer's disease, a condition from which her mother has recently died. Her sister, Nathalie, is certain that her memory loss, caused by a lightning strike, is ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, offbeat, touching
Plot: amnesia, alzheimer's disease, memory loss, love and romance, romance, clinic, doctors and patients, love affair, disability, misfit, couples, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
 5K
Daisy (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea, Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An elite Interpol agent Jeong-woo and a ruthless hitman Park-yi, both stationed in Amsterdam and are in love with the same young woman, Hye-young. Hye-Young is a simple sidewalk artist, with dreams of one day holding a real exhibition in a real ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: love triangle, sniper, artist, romance, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, fall in love, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry, interpol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, holland, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.3
 2K
Neverlake (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: On a trip home to visit her father, Jenny is thrown into a world of mystery, horror and legend when she is called upon by 3000 year old spirits of the Neverlake to help return their lost artifacts and save the lives of missing children.
Style: scary, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, mystery, lake or river, uncover truth, legend, spirit, obsession, supernatural, missing child, danger, family problems, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Kiss of the Damned (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Beautiful vampire Djuna tries to resist the advances of the handsome, human screenwriter Paolo, but eventually gives in to their passion. When her seductive and highly volatile sister Mimi unexpectedly comes to visit, she threatens Djuna's new ...
Style: serious, sexy, tense, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: vampire, gory, strong sexual content, dangerous attraction, sibling rivalry, sexual relations, small town, siblings relations, supernatural romance, imaginary, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Falling for a Dancer (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Romantic drama set in rural Ireland of the 1930s. The story begins when 19-year-old Elizabeth has a brief fling with an actor and falls pregnant. Community pressure forces her to marry a dull middle-aged man, but maybe there is hope on the horizon.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: pregnancy, love affair, love and romance, romance, countryside, unfulfillment, couples, tragic love, unfulfilled love, haunted by the past, artists and showbiz, society ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Secret Affair (1999)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Vanessa Stewart is a beautiful American woman engaged to be married. Vanessa is an artist and is also a buyer for her father's company. She goes to Venice on a business trip and meets television reporter Bill Fitzgerald from Ireland. They fall ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, feel good
Plot: romance, couple relations, love and romance, couples, journalism, love affair, parents and children, tragic love, unfulfilled love, destiny, battles, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, europe, venice, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Bloom (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Adapted from James Joyce's Ulysses, Bloom is the enthralling story of June 16th, 1904 and a gateway into the consiousness of its three main characters: Stephen Dedalus, Molly Bloom and the extraordinary Leopold Bloom.
Style: atmospheric, serious, epic, realistic, stylized
Plot: infidelity, tragic hero, writer's life, romance, human nature, looking for love, looking for sex, working class, love and romance, unfulfillment, love affair, singleness ...
Time: 1910s, 1900s
Place: ireland, europe, england, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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