Movies like The Phantom of the Opera 1983

If you like "The Phantom of the Opera" you are looking for movies about / with phantom, ghost, suicide, singer, fire, opera and opera singer themes of Drama and Horror genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
The Phantom of the Opera (1983)
 5.6
 318
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, ghost, suicide, singer, fire, opera, opera singer, critic, disfigurement, gothic horror, revenge, mask, acid, orchestra conductor, opera house, acid burning
Time: 1910s
Place: budapest hungary

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to The Phantom of the Opera

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and atmospheric films with plots about murder, ghost, supernatural, blood, suicide, revenge and female nudity mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Phantom of the Opera: City of Blood (1987), The Weirdo (1989), Ruby (1977), The Obscene Mirror (1973), 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.
Plot: phantom, stage, theatre play, gothic horror, mask, opera, theater
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Phantom of the Opera (1962)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Music, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 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, gloomy, serious, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, opera, murder, opera house, obsession, lifestyle, woman in danger, ghost, vengeance, supernatural, artists and showbiz, musician's life ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: curse, gothic horror, old mansion, friend, bleeding from eyes, mansion, occult, supernatural power, supernatural, old dark house, ghost
Time: 1800s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 2.8
 125
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: discrimination, doctor, murder, revenge, police, sex, prostitute, serial killer, mask, city, dream, racist ...
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
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, mask, monster, stalker, psychopath, violin, cape the garment, disfigurement, deformity
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.1
 114
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: revenge, murder, mental retardation, female nudity, sex, church, decapitation, gore, humiliation, blood, park, impalement ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.7
 653
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: mind bending, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, murder, supernatural, slasher, revenge, criminal heroes, curses spells and rituals, gangsters, family relations, danger, vengeance, mentally unstable ...
Time: 50s, 1930s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, thunderstorm, moonshine, murder, violence, fire, hotel, exploitation, punched in the face, mother daughter relationship, rowboat, psycho ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
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: violence, ghost, nightclub, singer, bare breasts, lesbianism, lesbian, sex, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, unsimulated sex, incestuous relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.8
 227
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, murder, female nudity, animal attack, slasher, dog, relative, supernatural, occult, killer dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, gloomy, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night
Plot: opera, obsession, kidnapping, woman in danger, gore, gory, music, supernatural, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, destructive relationship, fall in love ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 20th century, 80s
Place: dungeon, england, london, europe, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, anthology, haunted house, vampire, murder, gothic horror, undead, booby trap, rocking chair, human nature
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.0
 273
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: psychic, redemption, heroine, road accident, supernatural power, paranormal phenomena, serial killer, flashback, neo noir, ghost, red dress, dark hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, stylized, scary, suspenseful, emotional ...
Plot: murder, fainting, obsession, opera, police protection, phantom, opera house, blood, rat, death, police shootout, moon ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 ...
Plot: country estate, little girl, flashback, dog, photograph, suicide, cemetery, falling from height, ghost, blood, doctor, money problems ...
Time: year 1947, year 1919
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 2.9
 312
The Park (2003)
Genre: Horror, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Thailand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An amusement park reopens after a deadly accident fourteen years prior. But although the park is back in business, that doesn't mean it's safe, and when a young boy goes missing, a group of his friends set out to find him.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: murder, blood, death of child, accidental death, amusement park, ferris wheel, decapitation, suicide, teenager, missing, evil clown, sister ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.5
 74
Visit (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: For the sake of her son, Paolo, Stella is re-married to another man, Anton, in the hopes of a having a whole and peaceful family life. However, after the wedding, she experiences major haunting that endangers her life and the people around her. All ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: supernatural, ghost, pregnancy, dangerous attraction, couple relations, riddles and clues, clergy, danger, woman in danger, deadly, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, mortician, spirit, suicide, morgue, death, coroner, blood
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 2K
Laddaland (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Thailand
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A family moves into a new house where they gradually begin to encounter paranormal and horror events.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, society, danger, family in danger, family relations, supernatural, deadly, parents and children, black cat, haunted house, murder, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Nightmare Detective 2 (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: AKUMA TANTEI 2 is all about unexplainable things that inflict sheer terror on human beings and how they leave victims psychologically devastated. It is as much a true horror film as it is a psychological drama.
Plot: dream, glass of water, urination, nightmare, mirror, man crying, toilet, drawing, hanging, dog, ghost, drowning ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: party, blood, home invasion, weed, tv interview, satanic ritual, sex scene, violence, murder, cigarette smoking, female nudity, revenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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.
Plot: portrait, youth, immorality, eternal youth, high society, immortality, painting, painter, suicide, deal with the devil, suicide by drowning, artist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.0
 238
Black Rat (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Six classmates receive an e-mail from Asuka, who they thought had committed suicide, asking them to meet up later that night. But when a person wearing a bloody rat mask surprises them and begins a ferocious attack, the students realize that someone ...
Style: realistic, scary, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Plot: vengeance, suicide, high school, gory, deadly, crimes, rivalry, youth, text message, dance, schoolgirl, cell phone ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
 4.7
 111
Spirit Lost (1996)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: John Chapman and his beautiful wife Willie have just moved into a seaside village on the North Carolina coast. But they quickly discover that their quaint new house already has a long-standing tenant. Built 200 years ago by a philandering sea ...
Style: sexy, sexual, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: island, ghost, haunted house, pregnancy, dangerous attraction, supernatural ability, infidelity, love triangle, couples, couple relations, femme fatale, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ 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: murder, shower, suicide, art school, nude model, modeling, exploitation, sex, the color red, reunited friends, choking, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.5
 168
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, sasquatch, teenage protagonist, fisherman, bigfoot, widow, revenge, delivery man, ufo, monster
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: hypnotism, burlesque, voodoo, murder, exploitation, flashback, striptease, jukebox, mind control, magic, bus, suicide ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, bleak, serious, gloomy, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, murder, samurai, vengeance, black cat, revenge, strong sexual content, deadly, danger, crimes, escapades, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Picture of Dorian Gray (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Adaptation of the novel by Oscar Wilde.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, scary, tense ...
Plot: deal with the devil, imaginary, obsession, destiny, supernatural, aging, physical appearance, mystery, obsessive quest, curses spells and rituals, escapades, supernatural ability ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.2
 728
The Heirloom (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Taiwanese man returns to the island after years abroad when he inherits a house; when he and his fiancé move in, strange things start to happen.
Style: scary, suspenseful, offbeat, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, inheritance, family relations, curses spells and rituals, domestic disturbance, babies and infants, haunted by the past, deadly, family problems, estate, danger, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: taipei
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Related movie lists