Movies like Possessed by the Night

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Possessed by the Night (1994)
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Possessed by the Night (1994)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A horror writer buys an odd looking mutant embryo creature, pickled in a jar, from a shop in Chinatown, hoping it will be a creative inspiration for his work. Instead, the odd mutation provokes a rage of violence and lust to envelop the suburban villa where the writer lives with his wife and sexy secretary.
Style: erotic, suspenseful, melancholic, satirical, scary, sexual, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, dangerous attraction, supernatural, manipulations, mind game, danger, femme fatale, power relations, writer's life, sexual relations, couples, mind control, husband wife relationship, crimes, strong sexual content, hostages, curses spells and rituals, deadly, rivalry, alien, female nudity, gun, restaurant, masturbation, whodunit ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Possessed by the Night

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and rough films with plots about danger, deadly, crimes, supernatural, murder, femme fatale and female nudity mostly in Thriller, Horror and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Possessed by the Night: Scorned (1993), To Sleep with a Vampire (1993), Electra (1996), Tomcat: Dangerous Desires (1993), Killing Ariel (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.3
 1K
Scorned (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A vengeful widow is out to seduce the relatives of the man she blames for her husband's death.
Style: serious, realistic, surprise ending, suspense, tense ...
Plot: femme fatale, seduction, widow, dangerous attraction, crimes, danger, family problems, couples, vengeance, psychopath, infidelity, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
To Sleep with a Vampire (1993)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Scott Valentine is a vampire who is torn between his need to feed and his desire to learn about the world of humans. But when he kidnaps Nina, a beautiful but troubled stripper, his world is turned upside down. For after she discovers that he cannot ...
Style: gothic, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural romance, unlikely couple, dangerous attraction, gory, strong sexual content, femme fatale, supernatural, danger, stripper, drugs/alcohol, power relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.3
 792
Electra (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Billionaire named Roach desperately searches for the secret serum which could turn an ordinary human into a superbeing...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, kidnapping, superhero, escapades, crimes, experiment gone awry, superhuman powers, chases and races, gays and lesbians, obsession, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Tomcat: Dangerous Desires (1993)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jacki, a scientist involved in genetic research, meets Tom, a young modern dancer who is suffering from a degenerative nerve disease. Jacki experiments with using genetic material taken from a cat to cure him, but the cure has side effects, and Tom ...
Style: sexual, suspenseful, tense, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, love triangle, dancer, cat, strong sexual content, experiment gone awry, crimes, superhuman powers, dangerous attraction, doctors and patients, deadly creature, imaginary ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 4.8
 653
Killing Ariel (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One night, a female demon attacks Rick, a contentedly married man. Under the spell of the demon, he takes a beautiful young woman, Ariel, off to an isolated house for a weekend fling. There, bizarre and frightening things happen, and accidentally ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, crimes, supernatural, ghost, isolation, danger, imaginary, murder, femme fatale, drugs/alcohol, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.8
 70K
Species (1995)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In 1993, the Search for Extra Terrestrial Intelligence Project receives a transmission detailing an alien DNA structure, along with instructions on how to splice it with human DNA. The result is Sil, a sensual but deadly creature who can change from ...
Style: scary, futuristic, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, deadly creature, danger, cocoon, genetic engineering, cloning, genetics, dna, on the run, scientist, evil alien, transformation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Friend of the Family II (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Alex decides to have an affair with a woman named Linda while he is on business in New Orleans. When he returns home to his wife and child, he is surprised to find that his wife has hired the off-kilter homewrecker as a nanny to their baby. Alex ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: nanny, infidelity, danger, family problems, deadly, betrayal, couples, strong sexual content, dishonesty, psychopath, manipulations, femme fatale ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.3
 340
Fatal Instinct (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A homicide detective (Michael Madsen) falls for a resort owner (Laura Johnson) suspected of slaying a playboy developer.
Style: erotic, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: strong sexual content, neo noir, power relations, femme fatale, crimes, dangerous attraction, fall in love, sexual relations, crime, mystery, danger, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Sorceress II: The Temptress (1997)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In this sensual horror tale, Paul Stevens is transported to a mysterious world where he is surrounded by strange and beautiful women, led by Tara Coventry. Tara initiates Paul into their world of bizarre erotic rituals; however Tara and her minions ...
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, erotic
Plot: witchcraft, imaginary, supernatural ability, deadly, strong sexual content, supernatural, wizards and magicians, femme fatale, supernatural power, large breasts, black magic, occult ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.4
 26K
Species II (1998)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Having just returned from a mission to Mars, Commander Ross isn't exactly himself. He's slowly becoming a terrifying alien entity with one goal -- to procreate with human women! When countless women suffer gruesome deaths after bearing ...
Style: sexual, scary, twists and turns, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, femme fatale, nasa, cloning, transformation, virus, murder, astronaut, on the run, quarantine, mercenary, serial killer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: washington d.c., los angeles, manhattan new york city, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.5
 2K
DNA (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: DNA is a 1997 American science fiction action film starring Mark Dacascos and Jürgen Prochnow, and directed by William Mesa. Filming took place in the Philippines. The film was retitled ADN - La menace for its French DVD release, and Scarabée for ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, mad scientist, mutant, dangerous animal, deadly creature, supernatural, deadly, danger, experiment gone awry, gene manipulation, terminator, disorder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.1
 168
Watchful Eye (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Malibu detective Shannon (Renee Rea) goes undercover in a group house to discover who murdered one of the women living there. Shannon gets caught up in the sex and parties, not knowing that her every action is being secretly broadcast on satellite ...
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, sexual, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: voyeurism, murder, lesbian sex, femme fatale, police, sex, beach, bondage, policewoman, danger, manipulations, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Hollow Man II (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the mysterious death of scientist, Dr. Devin Villiers, Det. Frank Turner and his partner are assigned to protect Villiers' colleague, who revealed that a veteran soldier was subjected to an experiment with the objective of creating the ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, violence, invisibility, held at gunpoint, handheld camera, on the run, police officer killed, crime scene, night vision, superhuman powers, mad scientist, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, seattle, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 2K
The Boogens (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Otherworldly creatures inhabit the bootleg tunnels underneath a small town mining community, and they kill any of the townsfolk who invade their home.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, danger, gory, deadly, escapades, experiment gone awry, social relations, abandoned mine, dynamite, tentacle, mutant ...
Time: 80s
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Embrace of the Vampire (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An 18-year-old college freshman is seduced by a handsome vampire lover who introduces her to a dark world of carnal desires.
Style: sexy, sexual, tense, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, college, vampire, obsession, love triangle, seduction, virgin, student life, gays and lesbians, investigation, reincarnation, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.4
 799
Skeeter (1993)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: As the result of a corrupt businessman's illegal toxic waste dumping, a small desert town is beset by a deadly swarm of huge bloodthirsty mutant mosquitoes!
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, sheriff, motorcycle, death, superhuman powers, dangerous animal, escapades, crimes, deadly creature, supernatural, chaos, superhero ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Invitation to Hell (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A scientist and his family move to a new town. He meets the local celebrity the beautiful who runs th local health club to which everyone is a member and makes him suspicious. Intrigued he investigates further and uncovers a terrifying plot.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: murder, supernatural, investigation, mentally unstable, vampire, danger, escapades, femme fatale, deadly, suburbs, rivalry, friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.8
 2K
The Tomb (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Successful writer and scholar Jonathan Merrick falls under the spell of the irresistible, bewitchingly beautiful Ligeia. She's fighting a fatal illness and she will stop at nothing to defeat death, her one true enemy.
Style: atmospheric, serious, gothic, scary, suspenseful
Audience: date night
Plot: ghost, losing-it hero, curses spells and rituals, dangerous attraction, obsessive quest, femme fatale, obsession, estate, supernatural, drugs/alcohol, terminal illness, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 5.6
 2K
Wild Side (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bank accountant, whom moonlights as a high-priced call girl, becomes embroiled in the lives of a money launderer, his seductive wife, and his bodyguard whom blackmails her to help the FBI entrap him with his latest money laundering scheme.
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, atmospheric, erotic ...
Plot: bank, infidelity, call girl, undercover, fbi, cons and scams, couples, dishonesty, deadly, danger, power relations, heist ...
Time: 90s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Village of the Damned (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An American village is visited by some unknown life form which leaves the women of the village pregnant. Nine months later, the babies are born, and they all look normal, but it doesn't take the "parents" long to realize that the kids ...
Style: scary, tense, serious, psychological, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, alien, mind game, pregnancy, space and aliens, deadly, evil alien, village, supernatural power, babies and infants, mystery, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, 1960s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.5
 617
Deep Space (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Secretly engineered and blasted into space by government scientists, a vile monster crash-lands back on Earth and begins killing everyone it encounters. As the death toll rises, veteran cop McLemore (Charles Napier) bravely steps forward to crush ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: satellite, alien, supernatural, crimes, space and aliens, imaginary, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, evil alien, slasher, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.7
 415
The Neighbor (1993)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young couple, Mary and John, awaiting a baby is in search for a house when they decide to buy that lovely old villa they found by coincidence. What they both do not know is that Myron, the owner of that villa and their new neigbour, is a dangerous ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, mind bending, serious, psychological ...
Plot: pregnancy, psychopath, danger, dangerous attraction, deadly, obsession, murder, mind game, rivalry, woman in danger, youth, crimes ...
Time: 90s, year 1993
Place: vermont, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.0
 747
Alien Lockdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an experiment to make the ultimate weapon goes wrong, a team of commandos is sent into a genetic research lab and end up getting stalked by a creature that looks a lot like the Predator
Style: rough, serious, stylized, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, plague, destiny, supernatural, gory, deadly creature, manipulations, space and aliens, experiment gone awry, heroes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.5
 4K
Prophecy (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Savage beast, grown to monstrous size and driven mad by toxic wastes that are poisoning the waters, spreads terror and death on a Maine countryside.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, offbeat
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, environmental, environmentalism, contamination, deadly, danger, toxic, animal life, rivalry, experiment gone awry, creature feature, toxic waste ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.5
 1K
Tempted (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Australia, France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A wealthy man married to a beautiful younger woman puts her fidelity to the test.
Style: sexy, realistic, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: infidelity, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, betrayal, crimes, obsession, rivalry, vengeance, dishonesty, mind game, love affair, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.4
 2K
The Incubus (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the small New England town of Galen, a young teenage boy claims he has dreams of young women being brutally raped and murdered. A doctor and the local sheriff discover that the boy's dreams are real and that a sinister occult might be behind ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, psychological, serious ...
Plot: demon, small town, murder, slasher, mysterious character, haunted by the past, teenage life, dangerous attraction, supernatural ability, mind game, danger, amateur detective ...
Time: 80s
Place: new england, ireland, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.9
 460
Body Language (1995)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A lawyer, defending a Mafia boss, falls for a beautiful woman with a sad story to tell. She says she's being abused by her brutal husband and she needs his help.
Style: rough, serious, bleak, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, intrigue, woman in danger, danger, legal, power relations, mind game, haunted by the past ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.5
 634
They Crawl (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A computer whiz named 'Bean' is among several people found dead with strange striations, odd puncture wounds and missing internal organs. Bean's brother Ted teams up with detective Gina to get to the bottom of it. With the help of a ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, zombie, mad scientist, good versus evil, dangerous animal, chases and races, experiment gone awry, escapades, crimes, deadly creature, danger, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 116K
Hollow Man (2000)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Cocky researcher, Sebastian Caine is working on a project to make living creatures invisible and he's so confident he's found the right formula that he tests it on himself and soon begins to vanish. The only problem is – no-one can ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: invisibility, experiment, mad scientist, invisible man, danger, scientist, psychopath, crimes, violence, disorder, chase, transformation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.2
 677
Dead Sexy (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A female detective gets involved with a murder suspect in a series of serial killings.
Style: erotic, sexy, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, prostitute, murder, woman in danger, femme fatale, couples, deadly, dishonesty, crime, manipulations, law enforcement, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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