Movies like Paranormal Activity 2

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Paranormal Activity 2 (2010)
 5.6
 94K
Paranormal Activity 2 (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Just as Dan and Kristi welcome a newborn baby into their home, a demonic presence begins terrorizing them, tearing apart their perfect world and turning it into an inescapable nightmare. Security cameras capture the torment, making every minute horrifyingly real.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns, bleak, serious, surprise ending, no music, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demonic possession, ouija board, found footage, supernatural, haunted house, ghost, couple relations, danger, paranormal activity, couples, young people, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, attic, evil force, invisibility, nightmare comes true, videotaping, terrorizing, dog, death, demon, violence, kitchen, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006
Place: los angeles, usa, california

Most similar movies to Paranormal Activity 2

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about supernatural, danger, haunted house, ghost, murder, supernatural power and death mostly in Horror, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like Paranormal Activity 2: Amityville: It's About Time (1992), The Amityville Haunting (2011), Grave Encounters (2011), The Amityville Horror (1979), Amityville Dollhouse (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Paranormal Activity (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a young, middle class couple moves into a suburban 'starter' tract house, they become increasingly disturbed by a presence that may or may not be somehow demonic but is certainly most active in the middle of the night. Especially ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, dark ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, paranormal activity, supernatural, fear, handheld camera, psychic, danger, videotaping, couples, invisibility, demonic possession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2006
Place: california, los angeles, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Paranormal Activity 3 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In 1988, evil begins to terrorize young sisters Katie and Kristi for the first time when an invisible entity resides in their home.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, invisibility, paranormal activity, witch, found footage, haunted house, terrorizing, danger, videotaping, evil force, couples, young people ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Paranormal Activity 4 (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It has been five years since the disappearance of Katie and Hunter, and a suburban family witness strange events in their neighborhood when a woman and a mysterious child move in.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary friend, tricycle, garage, levitation, webcam, neighbor neighbor relationship, evil child, bathtub, supernatural, haunted house, poltergeist, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, year 2006
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Jesse has been hearing terrifying sounds coming from his neighbor’s apartment, but when he turns on his camera and sets out to uncover their source, he encounters an ancient evil that won’t rest until it’s claimed his very ...
Style: scary, tense, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, danger, curses spells and rituals, parallel world, demon, haunted house, drugs/alcohol, religions or cults, ghost, investigation, imaginary, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 80s
Place: california, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Amityville: It's About Time (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an old clock arrives at home as a gift, strange things begin to happen. The family that proudly assigned a privileged place to the clock in the living room, is unaware that this thing is a link to an old and evil house...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, gory, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, vengeance, deadly, danger, murder, supernatural ability, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Amityville Haunting (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This movie is a 'found-footage' film about the Benson family who move in to the infamous house where the DeFeo family were murdered in the 1970s over 30 years earlier. Things start happening to anyone who visits this house, and whoever ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, danger, found footage, blood splatter, domestic disturbance, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, deadly, family in danger, abandoned house, fright ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Grave Encounters (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A crew from a paranormal reality television show lock themselves in a haunted psychiatric hospital. They search for evidence of paranormal activity as they shoot what ends up becoming their final episode.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, found footage, paranormal, danger, deadly, paranormal investigation, insanity, blood, abandoned hospital, tv host ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Using a special camera that can see spirits, a family must protect their daughter from an evil entity with a sinister plan.
Style: scary, twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, demon, christmas, ghost, haunted house, found footage, danger, family in danger, couples, curses spells and rituals, terror, supernatural horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Amityville Horror (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: George Lutz and his wife Kathleen, move into their Long Island dream house with their children only for their lives to be turned into a hellish nightmare. The legacy of a murder committed in the house gradually affects the family and a priest is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, murder, family in danger, paranormal, indian burial ground, haunted, danger, mystery, deadly, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974, year 1975
Place: long island, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Amityville Dollhouse (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dollhouse that is a replica of the infamous Amityville haunted house is given to a little girl. Soon after, all sorts of horrible unexplained accidents start to happen. The family must work together to fight off the terrifying evil that has ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, occult, supernatural, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, danger, family problems, paranormal phenomena, dollhouse, missing child ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.1
 4K
Dark Circles (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When new parents Alex and Penny retreat from the city and move into a place outside town, the stress and massive sleep-deprivation caused by their infant has both of them seeing things in the house that may or may not exist. Persistent sightings of ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, countryside, gory, couples, danger, isolation, couple relations, spirit, supernatural power
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Amityville Horror (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is terrorized by demonic forces after moving into a home that was the site of a grisly mass-murder.
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, rough, based on supposedly true story ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, family in danger, danger, murder, domestic disturbance, supernatural, parents and children, family problems, tortured to death, gory, mystery ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Fertile Ground (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Emily and Nate Weaver leave the city for the rural comfort of Nate’s ancestral home in the country. Once there, Emily is plagued by horrifying visions and haunted by the ghosts inhabiting their isolated new home. When Nate’s behavior undergoes a ...
Style: scary, serious, gothic, suspense
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, pregnancy, haunted house, supernatural, danger, couple relations, female protagonist, paranormal phenomena, ghost story, hallucination, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1920s, 20th century, 1840s ...
Place: usa, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Ju-on: The Grudge (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mysterious and vengeful spirit marks and pursues anybody who dares enter the house in which it resides.
Style: scary, atmospheric, psychological, tense, mind bending ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, social worker, attic, panic, missing child, vengeance, evil force, secret hideout, rivalry, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Boogey Man (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young girl witnesses her brother murder a man through a reflection in a mirror. Twenty years later the mirror is shattered, freeing his evil spirit, which seeks revenge for his death.
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, rough, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, murder, danger, evil, fear, family in danger, haunted by the past, ghost, mute or deaf, family problems, curse ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
At the Devil's Door (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When ambitious young real estate agent Leigh is asked to sell a house with a checkered past, she crosses paths with a disturbed girl whom she learns is the runaway daughter of the couple selling the property. When Leigh tries to intervene and help ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, evil, real estate agent, investigation, danger, devil, missing person, demonic possession, child in peril, flash forward, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1987, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.1
 4K
7 Below (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story centers on a group of strangers trapped in a time warp house where a terrible event transpired exactly 100 years prior.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, supernatural, murder, danger, isolation, confined, time warp, deadly, son murders father, son murders mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Amityville 3-D (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: To debunk the Amityville house's infamous reputation and take advantage of a rock-bottom asking price, skeptical journalist John Baxter buys the place and settles in to write his first novel. But as soon as the ink on the deed has dried, people ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic, based on supposedly true story ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, burned alive, ghost, supernatural, island, good versus evil, rivalry, danger, family in danger, family relations, family problems, deadly ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Thir13en Ghosts (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Arthur and his two children, Kathy and Bobby, inherit his Uncle Cyrus's estate: a glass house that serves as a prison to 12 ghosts. When the family, accompanied by Bobby's Nanny and an attorney, enter the house they find themselves trapped ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghosts, collector, ghost, family in danger, danger, inheritance, machine, violence, survival, psychic ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.5
 108K
Oculus (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A woman tries to exonerate her brother's murder conviction by proving that the crime was committed by a supernatural phenomenon.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, siblings relations, supernatural, danger, mirror, hallucination, artifact, murder, insanity, demons, ghost, paranormal activity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1955
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 8.0
 338K
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: suspense, scary, suspenseful, psychological, biblical ...
Plot: evil force, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, priest, supernatural, devil, clergy, psychiatrist, religions or cults, girl, demons, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, washington d.c., asia, iraq, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Apartment 1303 3D (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A woman uncovers sinister secrets while investigating the apparent suicide of her sister.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, bleak, tense
Plot: ghost, investigation, supernatural, uncover truth, haunted house, danger, woman in danger, deadly, family relations, nightmare, mother daughter relationship, apartment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 3.3
 2K
sxtape (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: From the director of CANDYMAN and the producers of PARANORMAL ACTIVITY comes a found-footage nightmare of lust, possession, and destruction. Jill's an artist. Ian's a filmmaker. And their love life is off the chain. There's no ...
Style: rough, scary, realistic, bleak, serious
Plot: danger, survival, supernatural, isolation, couples, confined, paranormal phenomena, dark secret, ghost, abandoned hospital, missing person, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The Possession of Michael King (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The film tells the story of documentary filmmaker Michael King (Shane Johnson), who doesn’t believe in God or the Devil. Following the sudden death of his wife, Michael decides to make his next film about the search for the existence of the ...
Style: dark, serious, suspenseful, scary, demonic
Plot: supernatural, curses spells and rituals, danger, dealing with death, filmmaking, drugs/alcohol, paranormal activity, brutality, evil, psychological torment, fear, skepticism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Chasing the Devil (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Patrick McCord doesn't accept the explanation of his sister's mysterious death as suicide, and instead teams up with a team of paranormal investigators to delve deeper into the inexplicable circumstances that surround what he believes to ...
Style: mind bending, serious, rough, bleak, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, danger, investigation, chase, gory, deadly, riddles and clues, crimes, distorted voice, evil force, paranormal phenomena, cameraman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
An American Ghost Story (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Paul, an unemployed writer, decides to rent and live in a house that's rumored to be haunted, he puts his life and his relationships in grave danger as he obsessively attempts to get the story that will finally make his career.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, serious, atmospheric
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, writer's life, uncover truth, artists and showbiz, curses spells and rituals, danger, fear
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Grave Encounters 2 (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tortured by the ghosts of the demonized insane asylum that killed the crew of GRAVE ENCOUNTERS, film students fight to escape death as their own paranormal investigation goes terribly wrong in this horrifying sequel.
Style: serious, scary, tense, suspenseful, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, halloween, found footage, insanity, murder, spirit, ouija board, dormitory, paranormal investigation, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Devil Inside (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In Italy, a woman becomes involved in a series of unauthorized exorcisms during her mission to discover what happened to her mother, who allegedly murdered three people during her own exorcism.
Style: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demonic possession, exorcism, found footage, death, filmmaking, danger, woman in danger, deadly, haunted by the past, investigation, supernatural, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, year 1989
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Gravedancers (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a night of drunken exploits, Allison, Harris, and Kira are chased and terrorized by the ghosts of a child pyromaniac, an ax murderer, and a rapist.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: rapist, ghost, vandalism, supernatural, deadly, sexual relations, love and romance, couple relations, curses spells and rituals, crimes, danger, stalking ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.8
 201K
Sinister (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, haunted house, supernatural, ghost, family in danger, attic, fear, danger, evil force, filmed killing, investigation, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, year 1979, year 1966 ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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