Movies like The Phantom of the Opera 1983

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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
Style: gothic horror, psychotronic
Plot: phantom, ghost, suicide, singer, mask, insanity, fire, acid, opera, opera singer, critic, disfigurement, orchestra conductor, revenge, opera house, acid burning
Time: 1910s
Place: budapest, budapest hungary

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Most similar movies to The Phantom of the Opera

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, scary, serious and suspenseful films with plots about murder, supernatural, supernatural power, blood, ghost, obsession and death mostly in Drama, Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Phantom of the Opera: The Picture of Dorian Gray (2004), Great Expectations (1974), The Weirdo (1989), The Turn Of The Screw (1974), Play Dead (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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.
Style: psychotronic, gothic horror
Plot: phantom, theatre play, stage, pageant, performance art, mask, opera, theater, masquerade
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Phantom of the Opera (1962)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Music, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The corrupt Lord Ambrose D'Arcy steals the life's work of the poor musical Professor Petry. In an attempt to stop the printing of music with D'Arcy's name on it, Petry breaks into the printing office and accidentally starts a ...
Style: gothic, scary, captivating, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: opera, woman in danger, kidnapping, murder, opera house, music, unfulfilled love, obsession, destructive relationship, dangerous attraction, vengeance, tragic hero ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 ...
Style: psychotronic, gothic horror
Plot: occult, bleeding from eyes, supernatural, ghost, old dark house, old mansion, friend, mansion, curse, supernatural power, devastation
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Picture of Dorian Gray (2004)
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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: s&m, artist, immorality, portrait, deal with the devil, youth, painter, high society, painting, immortality, suicide, eternal youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: cape the garment, violin, deformity, psychopath, killer, disfigurement, stalker, mask, monster, mallet
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, contemplative
Plot: rich and poor, society, orphan, romance, boarding school life, destiny, unfulfilled love, teaching the ways of the world, social differences, haunted by the past, obsession, youth ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic
Plot: agent, boat, moonshine, rowboat, mother daughter relationship, exploitation, crocodile, violence, swamp, psycho, thunderstorm, punched in the face ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: revenge, mental retardation, murder, church, female nudity, park, gore, sex, decapitation, electrocution, impalement, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Phantom of the Opera (1989)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Music, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Hungary
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A darker version of the classic Gaston Leroux novel. A young soprano becomes the obsession of a horribly disfigured composer who has plans for those oppose himself or the young singer.
Style: stylized, serious, rough, gloomy, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night
Plot: obsession, kidnapping, woman in danger, dungeon, opera, gore, gory, music, supernatural, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, fall in love ...
Time: 19th century, 80s, 1880s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, new york, scotland yard ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Turn Of The Screw (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An English governess is hired to take care of two adorable orphans, who turn out to be not exactly what they seem to be.
Style: psychotronic, macabre
Plot: possession, pursuit, obsession, dead child, haunted house, good versus evil, girl, english, orphan, governess, boy, occult ...
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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.
Style: slasher, psychotronic
Plot: rottweiler, revenge, killing spree, barking dog, female nudity, murder, killer dog, supernatural, supernatural power, convention, relatives, occult ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: slasher, serious, suspenseful, mind bending, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, gangsters, supernatural, ghost, revenge, mute or deaf, gang, crime, deadly, danger, mentally unstable, crimes ...
Time: 50s, 1930s, 1950s, year 1951, year 1935
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Leonor (1975)
Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Horror
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Richard is a medieval nobleman. After his first wife dies in an accident and is buried in the family vault, he remarries and has children by his second wife. A mad longing for his first wife Leonor comes over him, and he sells his soul to the devil ...
Style: gothic horror
Plot: vampire, insanity, castle, tomb, possession, storage unit, medieval, murder, supernatural power, husband wife relationship, accident, deal with the devil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: stripper, striptease, voodoo, burlesque, murder, hypnotism, suicide, mind control, hypnosis, mascot, flashback, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Atrocity Exhibition (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A scientist obsessed with World War III hits the road with a woman so he can re-create scenes from history.
Style: avant garde, suspense, rough, scary, bleak
Plot: doctor, patient, mental breakdown, insanity, hospital, female nudity, architecture, explicit sex, sex, surrealism, car accident
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Picture of Dorian Gray (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Adaptation of the novel by Oscar Wilde.
Style: tense, scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: deal with the devil, manipulations, mystery, rivalry, danger, escapades, supernatural, manipulation, obsessive quest, supernatural ability, aging, imaginary ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Mad Room (1969)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This compelling remake of the classic 'Ladies In Retirement (1941)' stars Stella Stevens as Ellen, a woman living as a companion to her future mother-in-law, wealthy and very irascible widow Mrs. Armstrong (Shelley Winters). Soon after, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, psychotronic
Plot: murder, mental institution, widow, secret, guilt, female protagonist, family in danger, small town life, eccentric family, crimes, deadly, golden years ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Bad Seed (1985)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Rachel is a 9-year-old girl who is perfection itself - unless she's crossed or challenged. Several disturbing recent incidents have led Rachel's mother Christine to suspect that her child is a latent murderess. Upon discovering that she ...
Plot: shoes, widow, suicide, evil child, confession, murder confession, writers, lie, rage, child murder, death, match ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Shining (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the winter. But they aren't prepared for the madness that lurks within.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, scary, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: isolation, insanity, evil, ghost, supernatural, danger, stephen king, nervous breakdown, psychic, hotel, psychopath, trapped ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 1920s
Place: colorado, denver colorado, usa, oregon, miami ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: photograph, suicide, murder, art school, posing nude, choking, suffocation, the color red, nude model, blood, stabbed to death, exploitation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Phantom of the Opera (1998)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, Hungary
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, serious, emotional, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: murder, obsession, police protection, secret passageway, police shootout, secret passage, obsessive love, opera, paranormal phenomena, dark killer, woman in danger, theater ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Night-Time Winds (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A Psychological Thriller. Estranged sisters reunite. In Glorious Black and White.
Style: gothic horror, gothic, bleak, scary, suspense
Plot: haunted house, sister sister relationship, old dark house, insanity, female protagonist, mansion, supernatural, peril, demon, vengeance, paranormal, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Dracula (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Dracula arrives in Los Angeles to drain Hollywood of blood. Van Helsing is looking for Dracula to revenge his dead father. Lucy is missing in action and Mina is kidnapped.
Style: cult film, psychotronic, epic
Plot: erotica, exterminator, baker, dream, cult, blood, university, sale, injury, doll, murder, vampire ...
Time: victorian era
Place: denmark, transylvania, romania, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Nadja (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This ultra-hip, post-modern vampire tale is set in contemporary New York City. Members of a dysfunctional family of vampires are trying to come to terms with each other, in the wake of their father's death. Meanwhile, they are being hunted by ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, scary, tense, serious ...
Plot: vampire, addiction, family life, parents and children, haunted by the past, supernatural, deadly, stalking, twins, family relations, couples, injustice ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Deathhead Virgin (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A treasure hunter finds a sunken Spanish galleon off the coast of a Philippine island. What he doesn't know is that the ship is guarded by the spirit of an ancient Moro princess
Style: psychotronic
Plot: sunken treasure, curse, possession, diver, supernatural, knife fight, underwater scene, treasure, ship wreck, shipwreck, supernatural power, underwater ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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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: neo noir, surprise ending
Plot: ghost, supernatural power, secret, psychiatrist, paranormal phenomena, heroine, psychic power, a vision, fear, serial killer, psychic, school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Obscene Mirror (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Spain, France, Portugal
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: incestuous relationship, singer, violence, nightclub, ghost, sex, lesbianism, lesbian sex, lesbian, female nudity, french giallo, female full frontal nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Carrie (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
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, rough, suspense, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: telekinesis, prom, bullying, high school, humiliation, supernatural ability, social misfits, supernatural, teenage life, graphic violence, mother daughter relationship, stephen king ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Little Stranger (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In a dusty post-war summer in rural Warwickshire, a doctor is called to a patient at lonely Hundreds Hall. Home to the Ayres family for over two centuries, the Georgian house is now in decline. But are the Ayreses haunted by something more sinister ...
Style: psychotronic, enigmatic, bleak, melancholic, scary
Plot: country estate, ghost, supernatural, supernatural power, haunted house, doctor, country house, mystery, haunted by the past, paranormal, exorcism, characters in danger ...
Time: year 1947, year 1919
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Sins of Dorian Gray (1983)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this version of Oscar Wilde's tale, Dorian Gray is an actress who, desperate to become a worldwide star, makes a deal that switches her soul to her image on film, then proceeds to sleep her way to the top, knowing that she will never age.
Style: modern day adaptation, psychotronic
Plot: deception, deal with the devil, murder, motorcycle accident, unwanted pregnancy, immortality, youth, eternal youth, drunkenness, innocence lost, fashion photographer, corruption ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%