Movies like The Medusa Touch

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The Medusa Touch (1978)
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The Medusa Touch (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: "I have a gift for disaster," says John Morlar (Ricard Burton). Morlar is cursed with a unique telekinesis power that only seems to cause disaster.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, investigation, psychopath, hospital, murder, catastrophe, telekinesis, crimes, serial killer, supernatural ability, mystery, danger, law enforcement, deadly, attempted murder, crystal ball, super strength, robbery, execution, school, lawyer, police, hotel, suicide, church ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe, scotland yard

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Most similar movies to The Medusa Touch

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and psychotronic films with plots about deadly, supernatural, danger, murder, supernatural ability, psychopath and crimes mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Medusa Touch: It Lives Again (1978), Dr Jekyll & Sister Hyde (1971), Scanner Cop (1994), The Sender (1982), The Sight (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
It Lives Again (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The monster child returns - but now there are three!
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: murder, baby, mutant, monster, mischievous children, youth, babies and infants, supernatural ability, gory, psychopath, family in danger, teenage life ...
Time: 70s
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100%
Dr Jekyll & Sister Hyde (1971)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In foggy London Dr Jekyll experiments on newly deceased women determined to discover an elixir for immortal life. Success enables his spectacular transformation into the beautiful but psychotic Sister Hyde who stalks the dark alleys of Whitechapel ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: gender bending, murder, mad scientist, femme fatale, prostitute, split personality, good versus evil, serial killer, experiment gone awry, jekyll and hyde, evil woman, rivalry ...
Time: victorian, 70s, victorian era
Place: london, europe, england
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76%
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Scanner Cop (1994)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sam Staziak, a rookie cop with the Los Angeles Police Department, is also a 'scanner' (psionic). When a string of murders begins to decimate the police department, Sam faces sensory overload and possible insanity as he uses his powers to ...
Style: bleak, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, gory, vengeance, supernatural, deadly, danger, rivalry, fighting crime, supernatural ability, adoption, police station, psychic power ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
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66%
 6.0
 2K
The Sender (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A disturbed telepathic man is able to transmit his dreams and visions into the minds of the people around him.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, mental institution, mental illness, mind game, misfit, supernatural ability, mentally unstable, danger, psychopath, doctors and patients, psychic, mind control ...
Time: 80s, year 1965
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Sight (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The American successful architect Michael Lewis travels to London with his partner and friend, the builder Jake, to refurbish an old hotel. Michael is having successive nightmares, and once in London, he realizes that twenty-one spirits are trying ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, tense, scary ...
Plot: ghost, serial killer, hotel, architect, haunted by the past, deadly, supernatural, who done it, afterlife, murder, investigation, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.8
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Scanner Cop II (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A demonic 'scanner' terrorizes Los Angeles and the only person who can stop him may not have the neurons for the job.
Style: cult film, scary, exciting, serious, bleak ...
Plot: police officer, law enforcement, crimes, heroes, slasher, terrorism, vengeance, murder, gory, mutant, psychopath, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.5
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Asylum (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young psychiatrist applies for a job at a mental asylum, and must pass a test by interviewing four patients. He must figure out which of the patients, is in fact, the doctor that he would be replacing if hired.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, anthology, disturbing ...
Plot: mental institution, objects come to life, murder, supernatural, serial killer, investigation, mad scientist, mind game, haunted by the past, vengeance, missing person, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Children of the Damned (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six children are found spread through out the world that not only have enormous intelligence, but identical intelligence and have a strange bond to each other.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, mind bending, suspense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: evil child, church, supernatural, prodigy, danger, supernatural ability, social misfits, moral dilemma, children, telekinesis, killer child, genius ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, future
Place: london, england, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Day the World Ended (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A school psychologist investigates the death of a student's mother and finds the boy believes he is the son of an alien being.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary, suspense ...
Plot: small town, supernatural, mysterious character, psychopath, apocalypse, deadly creature, deadly, danger, supernatural ability, space travel, murder, child's point of view ...
Place: usa, new york, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Mimic: Sentinel (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A man enclosed in a plastic bubble, his sister, and their best friend must defend an apartment complex from the mutant Judas Breed insects.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: voyeurism, police, supernatural, apocalypse, crimes, plague, psychopath, mind game, serial killer, danger, drug dealing, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The House That Dripped Blood (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Scotland Yard investigator looks into four mysterious cases involving an unoccupied house.
Style: anthology, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: vampire, haunted house, curse, murder, inspector, wax museum, supernatural, ghost, danger, investigation, psychopath, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: scotland yard, europe, scotland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.5
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The Omen (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Immediately after their miscarriage, the US diplomat Robert Thorn adopts the newborn Damien without the knowledge of his wife. Yet what he doesn’t know is that their new son is the son of the devil. A classic horror film with Gregory Peck from ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, bleak, scary, tense ...
Plot: antichrist, devil, prophecy, priest, good versus evil, monk, apocalypse, murder, gory, supernatural, mystery, rottweiler ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, rome italy, europe, london, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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It's Alive (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Heavily pregnant Lenore Davis tells her husband, Frank, that she is in labor. They leave their eleven year-old son Chris with their friend Charley and they head to the Community Hospital. Lenore feels that something is wrong and delivers a monster ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: murder, mutant, investigation, baby, gory, deadly creature, supernatural, family in danger, isolation, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, santa monica california, seattle washington ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 208
Severed (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A ritualistic serial killer is beheading victims all over a city, and those surrounding the case are pulled into his world as they try and stop him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: murder, slasher, serial killer, danger, psychopath, rivalry, deadly, supernatural, who done it, police detective, bounty hunter, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Cell 2 (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Cusp is a serial killer who kills his victims and then brings them back to life; over and over again; until they beg to die! Maya is a psychic investigator who gained her powers after a 1 year coma after she was the Cusp's first victim! Now ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, exciting, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, psychic, amnesia, police detective, psychopath, mind game, supernatural, deadly, slasher, life is a bitch, crimes, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
 732
Another Heaven (2000)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A pair of hard-boiled Tokyo cops are investigating a gruesome murder: after killing the victim, the murderer cut his skull open and cooked his brain in a stew. As they try to track down the killer, they discover that, quite literally, everybody is a ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, serial killer, police detective, crimes, deadly, slasher, mystery, danger, violence spree, riddles and clues, who done it ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Headspace (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man (Christopher Denham) must use his newfound intellect to stop a brutal series of murders.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, murder, who done it, psychopath, crimes, danger, intelligence, gory, supernatural, supernatural ability, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Creeping Flesh (1973)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A scientist comes to believe that evil is a disease of the blood and that the flesh of a skeleton he has brought back from New Guinea contains it in a pure form. Convinced that his wife, a Folies Bergere dancer who went insane, manifested this evil ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious ...
Plot: skeleton, reincarnation, murder, mad scientist, corpse, monster, monkey, mental institution, mental illness, scientist, creature, heroic mission ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1800s, 19th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Astral Factor (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Demonstrating that a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, a convicted strangler studies the paranormal and finds a way to render himself invisible. Once he escapes, he sets out to find and eliminate the five women who testified in his prosecution. ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, woman strangled to death, deadly, manhunt, mentally unstable, serial killer, rivalry, danger, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, vengeance, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The first remake of the paranoid infiltration classic moves the setting for the invasion, from a small town to the city of San Francisco and starts as Matthew Bennell notices that several of his friends are complaining that their close relatives are ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, twists and turns, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: alien invasion, biologist, alien, body swapping, alien encounter, danger, investigation, apocalypse, supernatural, sleeping, seaport, chaos ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Mutations (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mad scientist (Donald Pleasence) crosses plants with people, and the results wind up in a sideshow.
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, scary, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, mutant, kidnapping, transformation, experiment, human experiment, murder, factory, prostitute, chaos, animal life, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Scream and Scream Again (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A serial killer, who drains his victims for blood is on the loose in London, the Police follow him to a house owned by an eccentric scientist.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, enigmatic, captivating ...
Plot: mad scientist, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, hospital, mystery, investigation, scientific experiment, slasher, serial killer, chase, pursuit ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Silk (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A scientist uses his invention - the "Menger Sponge" - to capture the energy of a dead child's spirit in an old building. In trying to determine why the energy of the ghost does not dissipate, the team discovers the identity and the ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, mystery, investigation, uncover truth, crimes, supernatural, who done it, haunted by the past, paranormal activity, danger, deadly, afterlife ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Black Cat (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An American photographer (Mimsy Farmer) and a Scotland Yard inspector (David Warbeck) suspect a man's (Patrick Magee) cat of murder.
Style: gothic, serious, psychological, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, murder, village, black cat, investigation, uncover truth, mystery, mysterious character, mind game, dangerous animal, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.4
 2K
Devil Doll (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: An evil hyponotist/ventriloquist plots to gain an heiress' millions.
Style: serious, scary, psychological, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, ventriloquist, hypnosis, mind control, shrinking, deadly, danger, investigation, rivalry, good versus evil, journalism, escapades ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Tomie: Re-birth (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Young art student Hideo paints an unnerving portrait of Tomie, who whispers that she loves him. Inexplicably, he reacts by stabbing her to death with a painting trowel. Two friends, Takumi and Shunichi, arrive on the scene and help him dispose of ...
Style: serious, psychological, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, investigation, supernatural, ghost, vengeance, afterlife, danger, deadly, law enforcement, mind game, crimes, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Patrick (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Patrick lays comatose in a small private hospital, his only action being his involuntary spitting. When a pretty young nurse, just separated from her husband, begins work at the hospital, she senses that Patrick is communicating with her, and he ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: hospital, psychic power, psychopath, isolation, mental institution, supernatural, confined, danger, doctors and patients, power relations, deadly, telekinesis ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Devil's Chair (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: With a pocketful of drugs, Nick West takes out his girlfriend Sammy, for a shag and a good time. When they explore an abandoned asylum, the discovery of a bizarre device - a cross between an electric chair and sadistic fetish machine - transforms ...
Style: rough, atmospheric, disturbing, psychological, scary ...
Plot: mental institution, murder, abandoned building, uncover truth, supernatural, gory, psychopath, supernatural ability, deadly, serial killer, slasher, ghost ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Zombie Diaries (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the early part of the 21st Century, an unknown virus began spreading among the populous. Within weeks it had engulfed the entire planet, from the smallest communities to the greatest cities. Upon the death of its host, the virus would reanimate ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, futuristic
Plot: zombie, race against time, apocalypse, survival, chaos and mayhem, danger, on the run, future dystopia, gory, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.3
 2K
The Asphyx (1972)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hugo is a brilliant turn-of-the-century scientist, loved and respected by his family and friends, admired by his colleagues. But he is a man quickly becoming obsessed with a curious and frightening question... what is the mysterious apparition found ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: obsession, mad scientist, ghost, haunted by the past, experiment gone awry, afterlife, danger, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, legends and myths, supernatural romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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