Movies like The Hole 2009

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The Hole (2009)
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The Hole (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After moving into a new neighbourhood, brothers Dane & Lucas and their neighbour Julie discover a bottomless hole in the basement of their home. They find that once the hole is exposed, evil is unleashed. With strange shadows lurking around every corner and nightmares coming to life, they are forced to come face to face with their darkest fears to put an end to the mystery of THE HOLE.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, psychological
Audience: teens
Plot: basement, good versus evil, little brother, small town, supernatural, mystery, mischievous children, young heroes, youth, danger, family problems, family in danger, escapades, disorder, nightmare comes true, when the parents are away, family relations, brother brother relationship, hole, family, heroes, coming of age, siblings relations, domestic disturbance, indoor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa

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Most similar movies to The Hole

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and exciting films with plots about danger, supernatural, youth, escapades, good versus evil, heroes and imaginary mostly in Fantasy, Thriller and Horror genres. Some movies like The Hole: Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (2010), Zathura: A Space Adventure (2005), Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013), Circus of the Freak (2009), Five Children and It (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, Mexico
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young girl sent to live with her father and his new girlfriend discovers creatures in her new home who want to claim her as one of their own.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, suspense, dark ...
Plot: supernatural, parents and children, deadly creature, danger, child in peril, haunted house, estate, creature, teeth, old house, family relations, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, 80s
Place: rhode island, usa
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100%
Zathura: A Space Adventure (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After their father is called into work, two young boys, Walter and Danny, are left in the care of their teenage sister, Lisa, and told they must stay inside. Walter and Danny, who anticipate a boring day, are shocked when they begin playing Zathura, ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, intense, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: space travel, outer space, adventure, board game, astronaut, when the parents are away, getting home, family, danger, stranded, robot, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The haunted Lambert family seeks to uncover the mysterious childhood secret that has left them dangerously connected to the spirit world.
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, suspense, serious ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, paranormal activity, psychic, ghost, nightmare comes true, family, fear, demon, nightmare, curses spells and rituals, seance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, year 1986
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Something Wicked This Way Comes (1983)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a small American town, a diabolical circus arrives, granting wishes for the townsfolk, but twisted as only the esteemed Mr. Dark can make them. Can two young boys overcome the worst the devil himself can deal out?
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, horror for children
Plot: good versus evil, temptation, small town, dream, carnival, black magic, supernatural, youth, supernatural ability, mystery, mischievous children, circus ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Circus of the Freak (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Darren Shan is a regular teenage kid. He and his friend Steve find out about a Freak Show coming to town and work hard at trying to find tickets. They do, and together they go to "Cirque du Freak" where they see many strange acts including ...
Style: scary, semi serious, stylized, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: vampire, supernatural ability, young heroes, friends, uninhibited rivalry, adventure, youth, circus, antidote, chosen one, teenage life, immortality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Five Children and It (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Psammead is 'It', an ancient, irritable, ugly sand fairy, which five children find one day in a gravel pit. As a reward for finding him, It grants the children one wish a day, the results of which will last until sunset.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: wish fulfillment, adventure, heroes, young heroes, mischievous children, youth, disorder, fish out of water, rivalry, danger, supernatural, parents and children ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.6
 1K
Innocence (2013)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After losing her mother in a tragic accident, Beckett Warner realizes that her troubles may be far worse—her school is run by a coven of beautiful women who perpetuate their youth by drinking the blood of virgins.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, adventure, youth, high school, uncover truth, danger, heroes, social relations, imaginary, good versus evil, supernatural, virgin ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.8
 4K
Twitches Too (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Reunited witch twins Camryn and Alex adjust to their new life as supernatural beings while at the same time trying to maintain a normal existence in this sequel to the magical Disney Channel original movie Twitches. But they soon find themselves ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: witch, good versus evil, hereditary gift of witchcraft, adventure, superhuman powers, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, heroes, family, youth, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Cabin in the Woods (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five college friends spend the weekend at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover the truth behind the cabin in the woods.
Style: scary, dark humor, surreal, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Plot: danger, monster, supernatural, death, zombie, deathtrap, cabin in the woods, creature, fear, survival, in the woods, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 1900s, 20th century ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.2
 2K
One & Two (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two siblings discover a supernatural escape from a troubled home, but find their bond tested when reality threatens to tear their family apart.
Style: atmospheric, serious, psychological, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: family relations, isolation, siblings relations, terminal illness, family problems, parents and children, youth, sick mother, coming of age, supernatural ability, confined, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Vampire Academy (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Rose, a rebellious half-vampire/half-human guardian-in-training and her best friend, Lissa -- a mortal, royal vampire Princess - have been on the run when they are captured and returned to St. Vladamirs Academy, the very place where they believe ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, vampire comedy, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, supernatural ability, vampire human love, academy, best friends, school, youth, good versus evil, rivalry, supernatural, friends, female vampire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: oregon, montana, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Haunting Hour: Don't Think About It (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Cassie, a 13 year old Gothic girl, is trying to fit in at her new school. To entertain herself, she plays a series of pranks on the popular kids and her younger brother, Max. When she goes to a Halloween store looking for new tricks, she finds a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, gothic
Audience: horror for children
Plot: high school, prank, kidnapping, teenage life, adventure, supernatural, imaginary, rescue, friendship, disorder, youth, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.5
 211
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: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Plot: zombie, family problems, woman in danger, supernatural, deadly, danger, gory, strong violent content, domestic disturbance, curses spells and rituals, small town, zombie attack ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.1
 61K
Fright Night (1985)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Nobody believes teenager Charley Brewster (William Ragsdale) when he discovers that his suave new neighbor, Jerry Dandrige (Chris Sarandon), is a vampire. So when the bloodsucker starts stalking Charley, he turns to has-been actor Peter Vincent ...
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, suspense, vampire comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, mysterious character, small town, transformation, youth, danger, obsessive quest, werewolf, teenage life, blood, violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Mystical Adventures of Billy Owens (2008)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When Billy turns 11 on November 11 he realises he is no ordinary boy.
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: legends and myths, danger, adventure, imaginary, good versus evil, youth, family, wizards and magicians, heroes, young heroes, birthday, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Invisible (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A teenager is assaulted and killed, but returns as a ghost to find his killer.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: investigation, ghost, supernatural, invisibility, danger, murder, teenage life, afterlife, missing person, mystery, young heroes, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.9
 250
Monster Makers (2003)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Monster Makers is based on Tim Stoker's experience as a Monster movie geek. The monsters in an old non released movie come out of the movie and Tim and his friends in the real world must find a way to stop the monsters.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, entertaining, scary ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: save the day, young heroes, supernatural, adventure, danger, youth, supernatural ability, family, escapades, family relations, disorder, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Merlin and the Book of Beasts (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the twenty years since the fall of Camelot, Merlin has become a recluse known as "the wild man of the woods." He is now summoned by a charge of young knights as they quest to destroy an evil wizard who rules the land from a throne of a ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: heroic mission, adventure, rivalry, supernatural, escapades, battles, wizards and magicians, legends and myths, heroes, imaginary, danger, magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, suspenseful, rough, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: genie, supernatural, college, wish come true, slasher, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, college life, heroes, good versus evil, youth, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.2
 5K
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, serious, scary
Plot: legends and myths, genie, good versus evil, supernatural, mysterious character, deadly creature, rivalry, danger, mentally unstable, deadly, graphic violence, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Children's Play (2001)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Marianne and Jacques are a young middle-class couple who live in a chic Parisian apartment with their two young children. One day, Marianne receives an unexpected visit from two strangers, Mr and Mrs Worms, who claim to have lived in the apartment ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, children, ghost, deadly, family in danger, siblings relations, family problems, danger, mentally unstable, dealing with death, supernatural power, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Fading of the Cries (2008)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jacob, a young man armed with a deadly sword, saves Sarah, a teenage girl, from Mathias, a malevolent evil that has begun plaguing a small farmland town while in search of an ancient necklace that had belonged to Sarahs Uncle. Jacob sets out to get ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, bleak, tense, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, supernatural, heroic mission, danger, deadly, escapades, deadly creature, small town, chase, demon, zombie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.9
 57K
The Possession (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, 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.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: exorcism, family in danger, danger, evil force, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, supernatural horror, paranormal activity, ghost, artifact, family relations, ancient mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Apparition (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
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 ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, disappearance, haunted house, paranormal, haunted by the past, pursuit, experiment, fear, experiment gone awry, evil spirit, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1973, 2010s, 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.3
 1K
Invincible (2001)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Shadow Men are immortal beings of darkness and destruction. One such Shadow Man, Os (Zane), is confronted by the White Warrior, a being of light, and given the chance to change his ways or die. After the White Warrior bests Os in combat, she ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, serious
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, adventure, supernatural, heroic mission, battles, rivalry, supernatural ability, apocalypse, danger, daring rescue, estrangement ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Black Lightning (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Black Lightning is a Russian superhero film about a Moscow University student who discovers that his otherwise unremarkable car can fly. After his father is attacked, he decides to use the car to fight crime and becomes the city's defender ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: escapades, good versus evil, danger, heroes, youth, society, young heroes, rivalry, crimes, fighting crime, rescue, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Krabat and the Legend of the Satanic Mill (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK, Romania
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A 14-year-old orphan named Krabat flees the horrors of the 30 Years War by becoming an apprentice to an ominous master of a mysterious mill. Krabat is not only taught the craft of milling, but is also instructed in the sinister world of the darker ...
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, stylized, fairy tale
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, adventure, friendship, curses spells and rituals, teachers and students, buddies, supernatural, apprentice, good versus evil, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Alone in the Dark II (2008)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When the night falls, and the creatures of the dark are crawling out of the shadows, there is only one man who stands between us and evil: Edward Carnby.
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic, offbeat ...
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, chaos and mayhem, curses spells and rituals, chaos, deadly creature, imaginary, deadly, heroes, danger, catastrophe, wizards and magicians ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Peter Pan Live! (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Following in the footsteps of the phenomenally successful The Sound of Music LIVE! - which drew over 18 million viewers - comes this musical masterpiece that tells the beloved story of Peter Pan, the mischievous little boy who ran away to Neverland. ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, feel good, fairy tale, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: pirate, imaginary kingdom, heroes, adventurer, good versus evil, mischievous children, friendship, young heroes, disorder, rivalry, youth, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Journey to Promethea (2010)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A tyrannical king reigns over his kingdom with an iron fist, but there is hope. A prophecy foretold long ago states that a boy will rise up against the oppressive regime and lead his people to the promised land of Promethea. This is the ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, intense
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, revolution, rebellion, destiny, corrupted ruler, danger, heroes, legends and myths, master warrior, supernatural, rivalry, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%