Movies like The Phantom of the Opera 1983

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The Phantom of the Opera (1983)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Made for TV Version of the classic story
Plot: phantom, acid burning, opera house, gothic horror, orchestra conductor, acid, disfigurement, critic, opera singer, opera, mask, suicide, ghost, fire, revenge, singer
Time: 1910s
Place: budapest hungary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and atmospheric films with plots about murder, supernatural, blood, ghost, revenge, female nudity and suicide mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Phantom of the Opera: Play Dead (1983), 1408 (2007), Ruby (1977), The Obscene Mirror (1973), GhostWatcher 2 (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Phantom of the Opera (1991)
Genre: Musical, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A comedy musical stage version of the Phantom of the Opera, filmed live on-stage during a performance in Florida.
Plot: phantom, theatre play, stage, mask, opera, gothic horror
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Play Dead (1983)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A woman uses her magic powers and a vicious Rotweiller dog to murder her relatives.
Plot: revenge, rottweiler, barking dog, relative, killer animal, killer dog, black magic, possession, occult, supernatural, murder investigation, animal attack ...
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31%
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1408 (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man who specializes in debunking paranormal occurrences checks into the fabled room 1408 in the Dolphin Hotel. Soon after settling in, he confronts genuine terror.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: ghost, isolation, haunted house, supernatural, survival, fear, hotel, insanity, hotel room, danger, paranormal activity, evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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30%
 4.8
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Ruby (1977)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Strange killings occur at Ruby's drive-in theatre, sixteen years after the murder of her gangster boyfriend.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, revenge, supernatural, ghost, slasher, gory, crimes, deadly, crime, gang, gangsters, mentally unstable ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Fall of the House of Usher (1979)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After a long journey, a traveller and his wife arrive at the Usher mansion. Upon arriving, however, they discover that the mansion's sibling inhabitants, Roderick and Madeline Usher, have been afflicted with a mysterious malady: Roderick's ...
Plot: old mansion, gothic horror, bleeding from eyes, old dark house, friend, ghost, curse, supernatural, occult, mansion
Time: 1800s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Obscene Mirror (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A nightclub singer is haunted by the ghost of her late father. The dead man summons her through a mirror, forcing her to commit a series of violent crimes.
Plot: lesbian, nightclub, singer, violence, ghost, sex, female nudity, lesbianism
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Nest of the Cuckoo Birds (1965)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Johnson, an agent for the Liquor Control Department, comes across the remote Cuckoo Bird Inn after escaping from a band of cut-throat moonshiners and a mysterious killer. He realizes there that he must discover the identity of the killer before it, ...
Plot: agent, swamp, mask, psycho, island, boat, taxidermy, killer, thunderstorm, moonshine, slasher, rowboat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Erik: Portrait of a Living Corpse (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A darkly comic retelling of Gaston Leroux's The Phantom of the Opera, from Erik the Phantom's, twisted perspective.
Plot: killer, monster, mask, violin, psychopath, stalker, cape the garment, deformity, disfigurement
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GhostWatcher 2 (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a young girl begins hearing voices, she hires the "GhostWatcher," Laura Kove, to investigate who the voices belong to and what they want.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: psychiatrist, secret, school, blood, flashback, airplane, bare breasts, female nudity, funeral, love, fear, cigarette smoking ...
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Great Expectations (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Charles Dickens' classic tale of Pip, a poor orphan who befriends an escaped convict and who grows up in the company of a bitter old woman, Miss Havisham, and her haughty young ward, Estella. Pip learns the rewards of both vindictiveness and ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional
Plot: orphan, rich and poor, romance, social differences, teaching the ways of the world, boarding school life, coming of age, hopes, society, youth, rise to the top, obsession ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 2.7
 106
City of Blood (1987)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: South Africa
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A medical examiner investigating a series of prostitute murders discovers that the culprit is an ancient tribal witch doctor come back to life.
Plot: dream, racist, mask, serial killer, city, police, doctor, prostitute, sex, revenge, murder, discrimination ...
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Phantom of the Opera (1998)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Gory remake of the Gaston Leroux classic story, only this time, the phantom is not disfigured, but a man who was raised by rats deep under the Paris Opera House.
Style: gothic, emotional, serious, offbeat, mysterious ...
Plot: opera, blood, death, rat, gore, phantom, police protection, secret passage, opera house, police shootout, moon, fainting ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Fearful Interlude (1975)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Story: Accompanied by his old manservant, scholar Sung Li Ho (Hong Hoi) is on his way to the capital for the imperial exam. They spend a night in the house of Mrs. Yuan and Li Ho takes a fancy to her pretty daughter, Pei Fang (Dana). Li Ho is discovered by ...
Plot: ghost, murder, anthology, vampire, haunted house, human nature, gothic horror, booby trap, undead, rocking chair
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.9
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Carrie (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A reimagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White, a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother, who unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prom, supernatural ability, social misfits, high school, humiliation, teenage life, telekinesis, revenge, supernatural, gory, religious, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Black Cat (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the Sengoku period, a woman and her daughter are raped and murdered by soldiers during a time of civil war. Afterwards, a series of samurai returning from the war through that area are found mysteriously dead with their throats torn out. The ...
Style: atmospheric, twists and turns, serious, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: ghost, samurai, murder, black cat, revenge, vengeance, strong sexual content, master warrior, danger, heroes, supernatural, assassination ...
Time: middle ages
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
China White Serpentine (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Dave's brother Trent was enticed by dark forces and entrapped in a lair of sin. Trent was under the control of Tracey, the drug-dealing seductress who had spun this web of wrongdoing. It was a world of erotic indulgence, frequent drug use, and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, psychological
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, drug dealing, investigation, obsession, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, addiction, haunted by the past, murder, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
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The Picture of Dorian Gray (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A corrupt young man somehow keeps his youthful beauty, but a special painting gradually reveals his inner ugliness to all.
Plot: secret life, artist, painting, painter, eternal youth, high society, immortality, immorality, portrait, suicide by drowning, suicide, youth ...
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The Weirdo (1989)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After years of torment and torture, a disturbed young man snaps and takes out his frustration in particularly violent ways.
Plot: park, gore, female nudity, murder, sex, revenge, electrocution, blood, humiliation, impalement, church, decapitation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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I Filmed Your Death (0000)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small town is rocked when a local man goes on a rampage in a movie theater, killing dozens as well as himself. Now, a year later, young filmmaker Pierce Lyndale adds salt to the wound when he makes the tragic decision to base a film off of this ...
Plot: home invasion, tv interview, sex scene, satanic ritual, weed, cigarette smoking, female nudity, blood, party, male nudity, murder, violence ...
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Sin You Sinners (1963)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A stripper/fortune teller uses a magical Haitian amulet to keep young, and in so doing forces others to kill for her.
Plot: burlesque, jukebox, hypnotism, mind control, voodoo, striptease, stripper, supernatural, suicide, magic, murder, flashback ...
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The Beautiful, the Bloody, and the Bare (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: An artist and his wife hold art classes using nude models. Their photographer friend Pete returns from two years in Europe, and they try to convince him he has a promising career in nude photography. He eventually agrees to try it, but finds that ...
Plot: suicide, exploitation, female nudity, shower, choking, blood, sex, stabbed to death, murder, art school, nude model, reunited friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Evilspeak (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bullied by classmates, a pudgy military-school student fights back by computer with the devil.
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, scary, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: revenge, nerd, pig, computer, orphan, gory, social misfits, supernatural ability, cadet, outcast, satan, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Autopsy: A Love Story (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The lonely Charlie Bickle works in a morgue owned by the corrupt Dr. Dale Brodsky cremating bodies and lives with his crippled wife Mary. Dr. Dale illegally sells body parts before the cremation, bribing dirty policemen. When Charlie meets the ...
Plot: necrophilia, coroner, morgue, suicide, death, blood, spirit, mortician
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Escapes (1986)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: An anthology of five tales of terror, each originally produced for video. The titles are "Something's Fishy," "Coffee Break," "Who's There," "Jonah's Dream," and "Think Twice."
Style: twist ending
Plot: anthology, revenge, widow, ufo, monster, bigfoot, fisherman, teenage protagonist, delivery man, sasquatch
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Invisible Temptation (1996)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A teenager's life spirals out of control when he joins a cult of devil worshippers.
Style: light
Plot: fiend, sect, devil, aggression, attraction, temptation, invisibility, cocaine, alarm, evil spirit, darkness, mayhem ...
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Ring of Terror (1962)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A group of medical students undertake some silly and frightening endeavors in order to pledge a fraternity.
Style: serious, scary, realistic
Plot: college, college life, danger, school, deadly, youth, ghost, golden years, contests and competitions, manipulations, prank, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Picture of Dorian Gray (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Adaptation of the novel by Oscar Wilde.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: deal with the devil, aging, obsession, curses spells and rituals, destiny, physical appearance, mystery, imaginary, supernatural, supernatural ability, manipulations, obsessive quest ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Cookers (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After stealing a huge stash of drugs, speed freaks Hector and Dorena plan to cook up an enormous batch of crystal meth and get rich quick. Hector's old buddy Merle has the perfect hideout/meth lab: an old, abandoned farmhouse in the woods where ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, disturbing
Plot: laboratory, drug dealing, paranoia, hallucination, old dark house, methamphetamine, ghost, in the woods, addiction, drug abuse, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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: gothic, suspenseful, scary, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, murder, ghost, mystery, nanny, family, investigation, mysterious character, doubt, professor, secret ...
Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Transfiguration (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A New York tale about love, loss… and vampires.
Plot: coming of age, vampire, brother brother relationship, police, blood, rooftop, punched in the face, kiss, school, teenage boy, beach, teenager ...
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