Movies like The Omen 1976

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The Omen (1976)
 7.5
 116K
The Omen (1976)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
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 1976.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, bleak, scary, tense, biblical, twists and turns, rough, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: antichrist, devil, prophecy, priest, good versus evil, monk, murder, apocalypse, supernatural, mystery, death, supernatural ability, archaeologist, rottweiler, photographer, birthday, suicide, family relations, monastery, funeral, hanging, ambassador, baboon, decapitation, christianity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, england, europe, italy, london, jerusalem, israel

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Most similar movies to The Omen

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and suspense films with plots about supernatural, danger, demon, murder, deadly, violence and good versus evil mostly in Horror, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Omen: Case 39 (2009), Damien: Omen II (1978), Rosemary's Baby (1968), The Exorcist (1973), Angel Heart (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Omen (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A diplomatic couple adopts the son of the devil without knowing it. A remake of the classic horror film of the same name from 1976.
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, intense, harsh ...
Plot: antichrist, prophecy, demon, murder, devil worship, church, parents and children, killer child, catholicism, loss of child, hospital, ambassador ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, year 2006
Place: england, london, rome italy, europe, italy ...
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80%
 6.2
 85K
Case 39 (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In her many years as a social worker, Emily Jenkins believes she has seen it all, until she meets 10-year-old Lilith and the girl's cruel parents. Emily's worst fears are confirmed when the parents try to harm the child, and so Emily ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, gloomy, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: evil child, supernatural, child abuse, mental institution, mysterious character, social worker, uncover truth, family in danger, murder, evil force, woman in danger, domestic disturbance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Damien: Omen II (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Since the sudden and highly suspicious death of his parents, 12-year-old Damien has been in the charge of his wealthy aunt and uncle (Lee Grant and William Holden). Widely feared to be the Antichrist, Damien relentlessly plots to seize control of ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, mind bending, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: devil, antichrist, 666, raven, supernatural, good versus evil, burned alive, coming of age, occult, blond boy, adoption, military academy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.0
 210K
Rosemary's Baby (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A young couple moves into an infamous New York apartment building to start a family. Things become frightening as Rosemary begins to suspect her unborn baby isn't safe around their strange neighbors.
Style: surreal, psychological, gothic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: satanic cult, losing-it hero, mystery, witch, devil, mind game, hallucination, woman in danger, pregnancy, demonic possession, evil wins, supernatural ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1966, year 1965
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.1
 391K
The Exorcist (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: 12-year-old Regan MacNeil begins to adapt an explicit new personality as strange events befall the local area of Georgetown. Her mother becomes torn between science and superstition in a desperate bid to save her daughter, and ultimately turns to ...
Style: scary, suspense, frightening, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: exorcism, devil, supernatural, priest, religion, curses spells and rituals, evil force, supernatural ability, paranormal activity, brutality, demon, clergy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., usa, new york, middle east, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.3
 87K
Angel Heart (1987)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The down-and-out private detective Harry Angel is ordered, by a mysterious man named Louis Cyphre, to go on a mission to find a missing person. His routine failure soon leads to a bloody spar with himself as Harry Angel goes on a supernatural ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, twists and turns, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: voodoo, incest, investigation, private detective, missing person, murder, devil, haunted by the past, amnesia, crimes, neurosis, chase ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1942, year 1943, year 1918 ...
Place: new orleans, southern usa, new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Exorcist: The Beginning (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Having lived through traumatizing events during WWII, Father Lankester Merrin takes a sabbatical from the Church to conduct archaeological excavations in British-administered East Africa. Merrin unearths an ancient Byzantine church believed have ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: devil, exorcism, demonic possession, good versus evil, priest, archaeologist, supernatural, clergy, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, child in peril ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1949
Place: kenya, africa, cairo egypt, iraq, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Prince of Darkness (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A research team finds a mysterious cylinder in a deserted church. If opened, it could mean the end of the world.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, suspense, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: antichrist, church, satan, apocalypse, save the world, satanic cult, research, obsession, good versus evil, demon, secret, secret society ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Final Conflict (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Damien Thorn (Sam Neill) has helped rescue the world from a recession, appearing to be a benign corporate benefactor. When he then becomes U.S. Ambassador to England, Damien fulfills a terrifying biblical prophecy. He also faces his own potential ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: antichrist, devil, apocalypse, supernatural, demon, heroes, good versus evil, conspiracy, ambassador, nudity (full frontal - brief), clergy, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, scotland, europe, london, israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 68K
Stigmata (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young woman with no strong religious beliefs, Frankie Paige begins having strange and violent experiences, showing signs of the wounds that Jesus received when crucified. When the Vatican gets word of Frankie's situation, a high-ranking ...
Style: suspenseful, biblical, psychological, scary, bleak ...
Plot: miraculous event, religion, priest, investigation, secrets, conspiracy, supernatural, woman in danger, hopes, moral dilemma, faith, mission from god ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: vatican, usa, brazil, pittsburgh, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 10K
The Sentinel (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A commitment-shy New York fashion model moves into an old brownstone apartment, meets her weird neighbours and discovers she’s sitting on the gateway to Hell.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, gothic, suspense ...
Plot: police detective, woman in danger, ghost, demon, murder, supernatural, model, hell, investigation, crimes, secret society, clergy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, new york, italy, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 18K
The Order (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: For centuries, a secret Order of priests has existed within the Church. A renegade priest, Father Alex Bernier, is sent to Rome to investigate the mysterious death of one of the Order's most revered members. Following a series of strangely ...
Style: twists and turns, psychological, scary, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: murder, catholic church, supernatural, investigation, mystery, uncover truth, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults, supernatural ability, priest, mind game, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: vatican, rome italy, europe, new york, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Bizarre nightmares plague Regan MacNeil four years after her possession and exorcism. Has the demon returned? And if so, can the combined faith and knowledge of a Vatican investigator and a hypnotic research specialist free her from its grasp?
Style: scary, psychological, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: devil, possession, locust, priest, demonic possession, exorcism, catholic church, pact with the devil, supernatural, nudity (full frontal - brief), good versus evil, religions or cults ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: africa, washington d.c., usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Omen IV: The Awakening (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Damien Thorn is dead, but his prophecy is reborn in a girl named Delia, who is adopted by two attorneys, Gene & Karen York. When Karen realises her baby was born under suspicious circumstances, she hires a private investigator to find ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, surprise ending ...
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, twins, adoption, devil, dishonesty, rivalry, youth, uncover truth, life is a bitch, babies and infants, mystery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Holocaust 2000 (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An executive in charge of a nuclear power plant in the Mid-East must stop his son-- who turns out to be the Anti Christ -- from blowing it up.
Style: bleak, scary, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: supernatural, apocalypse, nuclear holocaust, save the world, good versus evil, chaos, religions or cults, nightmare comes true, parents and children, family relations, curses spells and rituals, antichrist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Eighteenth Angel (1997)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: "Satan will no longer be beast... but beauty!" That declaration comes early in The Eighteenth Angel, signaling the kind of horror movie we're in for: thick and cheesy. When that line (and others like it) is uttered by mad monk ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak
Plot: monastery, human experiment, chaos, disorder, supernatural, crimes, escapades, clergy, rivalry, investigation, mad scientist, mystery ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 1.9
 2K
12/12/12 (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When baby Sebastian is born on 12/12/12 everyone around him starts to die. Soon, his mother realizes that her son is the spawn of Hell.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: prophecy, murder, supernatural ability, supernatural, good versus evil, babies and infants, destiny, parents and children, birth, antichrist, sexual content, strong violent content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.0
 97K
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
Place: vatican, italy, rome italy, europe, xian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The Seventh Day (2021)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A renowned exorcist teams up with a rookie priest for his first day of training. As they plunge deeper into hell on earth, the lines between good and evil blur, and their own demons emerge.
Style: scary, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: exorcism, demon, priest, supernatural ability, curse, good versus evil, deadly creature, demonic possession, paranormal investigation, paranormal, chase, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, baltimore
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25%
 4.1
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Devil's Due (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An unexpected pregnancy takes a terrifying turn for newlyweds Zach and Samantha McCall.
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Plot: satan, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, pregnancy, family in danger, supernatural ability, religions or cults, satanic cult, pregnant woman, self mutilation, babies and infants, holy communion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, year 2013
Place: new orleans, usa, france, louisiana, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
One Missed Call (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Japan, Germany, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Several people start receiving voice-mails from their future selves -- messages which include the date, time, and some of the details of their deaths.
Style: scary, suspenseful, mind bending, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, asthma, death, investigation, supernatural, mystery, uncover truth, destiny, cowardice, friendship, delusion, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Exorcist III (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set fifteen years after the original film, The Exorcist III centers around the philosophical Lieutenant William F. Kinderman who is investigating a baffling series of murders around Georgetown that all contain the hallmarks of The Gemini, a deceased ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, police detective, possession, priest, mental institution, catholic church, demonic possession, killing spree, supernatural, police investigation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, year 1998
Place: washington d.c., usa, virginia, copenhagen, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The House of the Devil (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the 1980s, college student Samantha Hughes takes a strange babysitting job that coincides with a full lunar eclipse. She slowly realizes her clients harbor a terrifying secret.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, suspense, macabre ...
Plot: haunted house, occult, supernatural, satanic ritual, cult, deathtrap, woman in danger, sacrifice, mystery, curses spells and rituals, witchcraft, female protagonist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982, 70s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 6.0
 34K
6 Souls (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A female forensic psychiatrist discovers that all of one of her patient's multiple personalities are murder victims. She will have to find out what's happening before her time is finished.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: split personality, supernatural, psychiatrist, murder, doctors and patients, supernatural horror, female psychiatrist, mental illness, witch doctor, life is a bitch, child in peril, mentally unstable ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s, 1910s
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.7
 1K
13 Graves (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: On the orders of their boss, two seasoned contract killers are marching their latest victim to the mob graveyard they have used for several years. When he escapes leaving them no choice but to hunt him through the surrounding forest, they are soon ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic, bleak ...
Plot: forest, murder, hitman, ghost, gangsters, paranormal investigation, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, vengeance, death, deadly creature, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Satanic Pandemonium (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sister Maria is known in the convent for her good works and charity, but, in the secret depths of her sexual fantasies, she is tormented by visions of another world - a world where her forbidden passions are allowed to run free. In this world Satan ...
Style: sexy, scary, suspenseful, serious, sexual ...
Plot: murder, evil nun, satanism, nun, chaos, religions or cults, chaos and mayhem, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, escapades, clergy, supernatural ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
To the Devil a Daughter (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An American occult novelist battles to save the soul of a young girl from a group of Satanists, led by an excommunicated priest, who plan on using her as the representative of the Devil on Earth.
Style: serious, scary, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: satanism, occult, supernatural, afterlife, ritual, demon, cult, curses spells and rituals, satanist, deal with the devil, woman in danger, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Child of Darkness, Child of Light (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Catholic priest is sent to investigate reports of two virgin conceptions. One is about to give birth to the child of God and the other is the child of the Devil and he must decide which one is good and which one is evil before Satan's ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, serious
Plot: good versus evil, pregnancy, investigation, apocalypse, religions or cults, rivalry, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, priest, antichrist, clergy, family relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.5
 12K
Dead & Buried (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a series of gory murders commited by mobs of townspeople against visiting tourists, the corpses appear to be coming back to life and living normally as locals in the small town.
Style: suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, realistic, serious ...
Plot: small town, murder, zombie, supernatural, mortician, corpse, sheriff, riddles and clues, small town life, reincarnation, couple relations, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.5
 226K
Silent Hill (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The eerie and deserted ghost town of Silent Hill draws a young mother desperate to find a cure for her only child's illness. Unable to accept the doctor's diagnosis that her daughter should be permanently institutionalized for psychiatric ...
Style: scary, dark, surreal, suspenseful, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, supernatural, survival, evil, revenge, insanity, demon, ghost town, mysterious place, missing child, torture, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%