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The Master and Margarita (2005)
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The Master and Margarita (2005)
Original name: Мастер и Маргарита
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 500 min.
TV show
Story: The Master and Margarita is a Russian TV mini-series, based on the novel written by Soviet writer Mikhail Bulgakov between 1928 and 1940.
Style: atmospheric, mind bending, serious, suspenseful, stylized, talky, witty, cynical, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: deal with the devil, heaven and hell, witchcraft, chaos and mayhem, curses spells and rituals, manipulation, black magic, temptation, society, good versus evil, supernatural, religions or cults, politics, mystery, sacrifice, devil, legends and myths, love and romance, writers, redemption, dictatorship, romance, clergy, communist, ancient history ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: russia, holy land, middle east, moscow russia, jerusalem, israel

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, atmospheric, suspenseful and stylized films and TV series with plots about supernatural, mystery, danger, supernatural power, death, supernatural ability and good versus evil mostly in Drama, Mystery and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Master and Margarita: The Devil's Advocate (1997), Sleepy Hollow (2013), Rosemary's Baby (2014), The Leftovers (2014), The Rite (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Master and Margaret (1972)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Master and Margaret (1972) is based on the eponymous book by Mikhail A. Bulgakov. The film is set in the Soviet Union under Stalin, it has several story-lines, that are intertwined. Maestro Nikolai Masoudov (Tognazzi), a talented writer, and his ...
Style: thought provoking, cynical, biting, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: politics, satire, conspiracy, deal with the devil, human spirit, artists and showbiz, fighting the system, government agency, betrayal, writer's life, rebellion, state affairs ...
Time: 1920s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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The Devil's Advocate (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A hotshot lawyer gets more than he bargained for when he learns his new boss is Lucifer himself.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, twist ending, serious ...
Plot: devil, deal with the devil, satan, god or devil, evil, law firm, ambition, ethics, supernatural, temptation, hotshot lawyer, sin ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, southern usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city ...
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Sleepy Hollow (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Ichabod Crane is resurrected and pulled two and a half centuries through time to unravel a mystery that dates all the way back to the founding fathers.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, ghost, adventure, good versus evil, investigation, escapades, monster, investigator, victim, determination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Rosemary's Baby (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada
Duration: 170 min.
TV show
Story: Modern 3 hour mini-series adaptation of the classic novel by Ira Levin focusing on young Rosemary Woodhouse's suspicions that her neighbors may belong to a Satanic cult who are hell bent on getting one thing: the baby she is carrying.
Style: psychological, surreal, scary, serious, suspense ...
Plot: antichrist, supernatural, witchcraft, couples, manipulation, losing-it hero, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, mind game, pregnancy, deal with the devil, cult ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, europe, france
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The Leftovers (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When 2% of the world's population abruptly disappears without explanation, the world struggles to understand just what they're supposed to do about it. The drama series 'The Leftovers' is the story of the people who didn't ...
Style: mind bending, captivating, serious, touching, stylized ...
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Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Rite (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Seminary student Michael Kovak (Colin O'Donoghue) reluctantly attends exorcism school at the Vatican. While he’s in Rome, Michael meets an unorthodox priest, Father Lucas (Anthony Hopkins), who introduces him to the darker side of his faith, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak, tense ...
Plot: exorcism, clergy, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, church, good versus evil, teachers and students, supernatural ability, possessed girl, seminary, spirit, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Waking the Dead (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A congressional candidate questions his sanity after seeing the love of his life, presumed dead, suddenly emerge.
Style: emotional, psychological, atmospheric, captivating, serious ...
Plot: politics, election, obsession, ghost, death, politician, romance, state affairs, haunted by the past, supernatural, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: usa, chile, harvard university, minneapolis minnesota, manhattan new york city ...
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Dark Shadows (1966)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Dark Shadows is an American gothic soap opera that originally aired weekdays on the ABC television network, from June 27, 1966, to April 2, 1971. The show was created by Dan Curtis. The story bible, which was written by Art Wallace, does not mention ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, atmospheric, stylized, surreal ...
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Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, georgian era, 1790s ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Charmed (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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Style: twists and turns, enigmatic, captivating, suspense, gothic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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666 Park Avenue (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: scary, gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Split (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Follows Ella Rosen who discovers her identity, as a half-vampire, half-human, when she starts at Green High whose principal is secretly the head of 'The Order of the Blood' an order which is devoted to cleansing the world of vampires.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: teens, girls' night
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Twin Peaks (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Picks up 25 years after the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town are stunned when their homecoming queen is murdered.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, mind bending, surreal, disturbing ...
Plot: small town life, small town, supernatural, crimes, law enforcement, evil spirit, mystery, special agents, surrealism, mysterious event, haunted by the past, social relations ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Collector (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: The Collector is a Canadian supernatural drama television series about a man attempting to help save people who have bargained their souls with the Devil. After over 600 years of "collecting" the souls of people at the end of their 10-year ...
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Duration: 43 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Story: The Twilight Zone is a 2002 revival of Rod Serling's 1950/60s television series, The Twilight Zone. It aired for one season on the UPN network, with actor Forest Whitaker assuming Serling's role as narrator and on-screen host. The series ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.1
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Charmed (1998)
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Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Three sisters (Prue, Piper and Phoebe) reunite and unlock their powers to become the Charmed Ones, the most powerful good witches of all time, whose prophesied destiny is to protect innocent lives from evil beings such as demons and warlocks. Each ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Little Dorrit (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, USA
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Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
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Story: Blood Ties is a Canadian television series based on the Blood Books by Tanya Huff; the show was created by Peter Mohan. It is set in Toronto, Canada and has a similar premise to an earlier series also set in Toronto, Forever Knight, in which a ...
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Duration: 60 min.
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
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37%
 8.1
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Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: France
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Style: mind bending, captivating, atmospheric, suspenseful, touching ...
Plot: resurrection, afterlife, small town, teenage life, accident, supernatural, back from the dead, death, dealing with death, haunted by the past, serial killer, nobody believes ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Kingdom Hospital (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 608 min.
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Story: Stephen King's take on the masterpiece series by Lars von Trier. The story takes place in a hospital in Lewiston, Maine, built on the site of a Civil War-era mill fire in which many children died.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, hospital, mystery, psychic power, supernatural, mysterious character, losing-it hero, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, doctors and patients, supernatural power, civil war ...
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36%
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Dream (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: serious, stylized, touching, captivating, surreal ...
Plot: one more chance, fall in love, supernatural, mystery, love and romance, paranormal activity, mind control, disorder, dream come true, romance, telepathy, hit and run ...
Place: korea, asia
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36%
The Moon Embracing the Sun (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
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Story: Moon Embracing the Sun is a 2012 South Korean historical television drama series, starring Kim Soo-hyun, Han Ga-in, Jung Il-woo and Kim Min-seo. It aired on Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation from January 4 to March 15, 2012 on Wednesdays and Thursdays ...
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, emotional, epic
Plot: joseon dynasty, royal court, loveless marriage, romance, true love, love and romance, love affair, memory loss, political conspiracy, royal family, husband wife relationship, love triangle ...
Time: middle ages
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Hex (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
TV show
Story: Hex is a British television programme developed by Shine Limited and aired on the Sky One satellite channel. The story is set in a remote English boarding school with a mysterious past. Series one explores the supernatural relationship between a ...
Style: atmospheric, satanic, biblical, enigmatic, semi serious ...
Plot: witch, curses spells and rituals, lesbian, supernatural, angel, fallen angel, friendship, youth, good versus evil, boarding school, parallel world, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Twilight Zone (1985)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The Twilight Zone is the first of two revivals of Rod Serling's acclaimed 1950/60s television series of the same name. It ran for two seasons on CBS before producing a final season for syndication.
Style: thought provoking, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, mystery, hidden truth, mysterious character, human nature, nightmare comes true, nobody believes, investigation, society, abduction, back from the dead ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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