Movies like The Nightcomers

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The Nightcomers (1971)
 5.9
 2K
The Nightcomers (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Prequel to the Henry James classic "Turn of the Screw" about the events leading up to the deaths of Peter Quint and Ms. Jessel, and the the slow corruption of the children in their care.
Style: scary, psychological, sexual, rough, offbeat, sexy, gothic, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: bondage, ghost, obsession, sexual abuse, orphan, nanny, children, evil, mansion, murder, exploitation, masochist, teenage life, youth, supernatural, forbidden love, family relations, contests and competitions, life is a bitch, love and romance, suburbs, mentally challenged, danger, family problems, death in the family ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe

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Most similar movies to The Nightcomers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and psychological films with plots about danger, supernatural, family relations, murder, deadly, ghost and family problems mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Nightcomers: The Innocents (1961), Presence of Mind (1999), In a Dark Place (2006), The Turn of the Screw (1999), The Turn of the Screw (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Innocents (1961)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young governess for two children becomes convinced that the house and grounds are haunted.
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, old mansion, haunted house, estate, child in peril, orphan, ghost, governess, pursuit, possession, mystery, supernatural ability ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1800s, 1890s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Presence of Mind (1999)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Henry James' classic tale of terror The Turn of the Screw receives yet another screen adaptation in this thriller shot in Spain. A young woman (Sadie Frost) is hired to serve as a governess for two children, Miles and Flora (Nilo Mur and Ella ...
Style: gothic, scary, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: haunted by the past, supernatural, ghost, mystery, death in the family, family in danger, woman in danger, mysterious character, master and servant, haunted house, family relations, family problems ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, 20th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
In a Dark Place (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Luxembourg, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The disturbed arts teacher, Anna Veigh, is hired by Mr. Laing as a governess to raise Flora and her brother Miles. Anna believes that the ghosts of the former governess, Miss Jessel, and housekeeper, Peter Quint, are in the property haunting the ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: ghost, nanny, orphan, sexual abuse, mystery, supernatural, life is a bitch, mentally unstable, family in danger, school, curses spells and rituals, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Turn of the Screw (1999)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A governess put in charge of two young children begins to see the ghost of her dead predecessor.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, serious, tense ...
Plot: nanny, governess, ghost, pursuit, possession, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, domestic disturbance, couples, power relations, family problems, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Turn of the Screw (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman is hired by a wealthy but sinister man to tutor his two children at the family's isolated estate. When the woman gets there, she finds that the two children are not quite what they seem to be--in fact, they are possessed by the ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, mind bending, scary, serious ...
Plot: obsession, ghost, governess, pursuit, possession, isolation, estate, family relations, gory, supernatural, youth, danger ...
Time: victorian era, victorian, 19th century, 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Blood of the Undead (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A recently-married woman who has been labeled as mentally unstable, begins to suspect that someone close to her is the culprit in a sudden string of murders.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary, psychological thriller ...
Plot: psychopath, maniac, obsession, stalking, wedding, woman in danger, danger, mystery, losing-it hero, pursuit, murder, axe ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Turn of the Screw (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young governess, Ann, is sent to a country house to take care of two orphans, Miles and Flora. Soon after her arrival, Miles is expelled from boarding school. Although charmed by her young charge, she secretly fears there are ominous reasons ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, mind bending, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, mystery, nanny, mentally unstable, repression, estate, governess, children, master and servant, power relations ...
Time: victorian era, 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 19th century ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 6K
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: psychological, scary, gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, murder, nanny, haunted house, mystery, family relations, uncover truth, deadly, mentally unstable, siblings relations, haunted by the past ...
Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 40 years after the first haunting at Eel Marsh House, a group of children evacuated from WWII London arrive, awakening the house's darkest inhabitant.
Style: gothic, scary, twist ending, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, child in peril, supernatural horror, danger, countryside, world war two, death of child, evacuation, cemetery, pursuit ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1941, year 1940
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.5
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The Awakening (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: 1921 England is overwhelmed by the loss and grief of World War I. Hoax exposer Florence Cathcart (Hall) visits a boarding school to explain sightings of a child ghost.
Style: suspenseful, scary, twist ending, psychological, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, ghosts, boarding school life, afterlife, boarding school, investigation, fear, haunted by the past, gothic horror, teacher ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 20s, post world war one
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Daisy Chain (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A grieving couple move to a remote Irish village in the wake of their baby daughter's death. They soon take in an orphaned autistic girl, only to become involved in a series of strange occurrences.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: orphan, adoption, family in danger, supernatural, danger, mentally challenged, family problems, couples, family relations, starting over, couple relations, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Backwoods (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Spain, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An English couple's holiday in Spain is interrupted when they discover a girl imprisoned in a cabin.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, rough, serious ...
Plot: sexual abuse, danger, murder, woman in danger, crimes, life is a bitch, manhunt, violence, rescue, couples, feral child, weekend ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Witch Who Came from the Sea (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Anger stemming from being abused as a child drives an alcoholic's daughter to kill as an adult.
Style: rough, disturbing, psychological, serious, erotic ...
Plot: murder, danger, obsession, ocean, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, supernatural, vengeance, ocean or sea, dark secret, female psychopath, curse ...
Time: 70s
Place: malibu california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.1
 562
Summer Scars (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A group of teens are faced with a life-changing experience when they meet a deranged drifter
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Plot: survival, youth, psychopath, kids in trouble, teenage life, kidnapping, mind game, danger, in the woods, crimes, schizophrenic, exploitation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Demons of the Mind (1972)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A physician discovers that two children are being kept virtually imprisoned in their house by their father. He investigates, and discovers a web of sex, incest and satanic possession.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: incest, secret, parents and children, manipulations, siblings relations, estate, manipulation, losing-it hero, mentally unstable, danger, murder, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Hamiltons (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Hamilton's seem to be an ordinary American family, living in a small town in Northern California and dealing with the problems of everyday life. They've also been recently adjusting to the untimely death of their parents, but since ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, serious, scary ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, family secret, survival, slasher, twins, crimes, siblings relations, family life, kidnapping, gory, orphan ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Wyvern Mystery (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After precipitating the death of a tenant with whom he has been feuding, Squire Fairfield brings the dead man's young daughter to live in Wyvern Manor. Alice grows up thinking the squire is her kind benefactor, and falls in love with one of his ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak, scary ...
Plot: secret, orphan, uncover truth, family problems, mysterious character, supernatural, ghost, adoption, couple relations, youth, supernatural ability, mystery ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Uninvited (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Impaired by amnesia, Jeong-won (Shin-yang Park) can't remember his youth -- until he meets Yeon (Ji-hyun Jun), a psychic who may be able to uncover his past. After witnessing the horrific deaths of children, both share dreamlike visions of ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: afterlife, ghost, losing-it hero, supernatural, mentally unstable, deadly, society, murder, missing child, family in danger, dealing with death, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Road Builder (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The dreary existence of middle-aged spinster Maura Prince takes an unexpected turn with the arrival of young handyman Billy Jarvis, but there is more to Billy than meets the eye. Based on the novel *Nest in a Fallen Tree* by Joy Cowley.
Style: disturbing, sexual, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, gothic horror, family relations, introspection, love affair, dangerous attraction, human nature, parents and children, estate, adult virgin ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.6
 4K
Home Movie (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Reverend David Poe and his psychiatrist wife trade hectic New York life for an idyllic rural farmhouse; the perfect place for 10 year old twins Jack & Emily to run, play and imagine. Documenting this lifestyle change, David decides to film ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: killer child, found footage, twins, deadly, danger, crimes, family problems, siblings relations, family life, murder, cruelty, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.1
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Hurt (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: There are terrible things happening in the desert...unexplainable, frightening things. Tragic, inexplicable incidents… ever since she arrived.
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, suspense, scary ...
Plot: orphan, rescue, ghost, family in danger, haunted by the past, desert, dysfunctional family, supernatural, murder, family relations, uncover truth, dark secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Reflecting Skin (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young boy tries to cope with rural life circa 1950s and his fantasies become a way to interpret events. After his father tells him stories of vampires, he becomes convinced that the widow up the road is a vampire, and tries to find ways of ...
Style: surreal, scary, atmospheric, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: vampire, murder, surrealism, parents and children, family relations, investigation, supernatural, danger, crimes, molestation, gas station, coming of age ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: midwest, united states, usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Thompsons (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: On the run with the law on their trail, America's most anguished vampire family heads to England to find an ancient vampire clan. What they find instead could tear their family, and their throats, apart forever.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: vampire, survival, family in danger, dysfunctional family, supernatural, manhunt, on the run, family life, murder, rivalry, violence, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, mojave desert
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 7.3
 10K
The War Zone (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An alienated teenager, saddened that he has moved away from London, must find a way to deal with a dark family secret.
Style: bleak, disturbing, rough, serious, emotional ...
Plot: incest, father daughter incest, sexual abuse, incest rape, mature, innocence lost, family relations, teenager, teenage life, family problems, parents and children, small town ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Tomb of Ligeia (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Story about a man haunted by the spirit of his dead wife and her effect on his second marriage.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: hypnosis, black cat, cat, obsession, supernatural, ghost, mystery, deadly, danger, mysterious character, obsessive quest, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.4
 38K
The Messengers (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the Solomons trade in the craziness of big-city life for the quiet of a North Dakota farm, little do they expect the nightmare that follows. Soon after arriving, teenage Jess (Kristen Stewart) and her younger brother see terrifying apparitions ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, murder, countryside, death threat, mystery, haunted by the past, uncover truth, family in danger, family life, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: north dakota, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Girl Next Door (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a quiet suburban town in the summer of 1958, two recently orphaned sisters are placed in the care of their mentally unstable Aunt Ruth. But Ruth's depraved sense of discipline will soon lead to unspeakable acts of abuse and torture that ...
Style: scary, rough, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: sexual abuse, rape, torture, child abuse, sadist, child molestation, cruelty, nudity (full frontal - brief), torment, sister, suffering, suburbs ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, contemporary, year 1958
Place: new york, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.4
 317
Dead Creatures (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of women afflicted with a horrible disease (which forces them to cannibalism) try to support one another.
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: survival, supernatural, life is a bitch, rivalry, chaos, gory, plague, murder, imaginary, deadly, danger, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Urban Ghost Story (1998)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
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: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, poltergeist, pursuit, family relations, family problems, haunted house, danger, supernatural ability, journalism, deadly, supernatural, city life ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland, glasgow scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Turn of the Screw (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Spanish version of Henry James' classic tale "Turn of the Screw".
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, sexual, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, mansion, children, nanny, master and servant, clergy, society, religions or cults, family relations, estate, male homosexuality ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%