Movies like Possessed by the Night

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Possessed by the Night (1994)
 4.2
 494
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, manipulation, crimes, strong sexual content, hostages, curses spells and rituals, deadly, rivalry, alien, fight, erotica, female nudity, gun ...
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, supernatural, crimes, murder, rivalry and femme fatale mostly in Thriller, Horror and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Possessed by the Night: Species (1995), Scorned (1993), To Sleep with a Vampire (1993), Tomcat: Dangerous Desires (1993), Electra (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.8
 72K
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, scientist, on the run, transformation, alien ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.3
 1K
Scorned (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A vengeful widow is out to seduce the relatives of the man she blames for her husband's death.
Style: realistic, serious, surprise ending, suspense, tense ...
Plot: seduction, femme fatale, widow, crimes, family problems, dangerous attraction, danger, psychopath, infidelity, haunted by the past, dishonesty, couples ...
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, dangerous attraction, unlikely couple, supernatural, gory, strong sexual content, danger, femme fatale, supernatural romance, stripper, drugs/alcohol, power relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: tense, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, love triangle, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, superhuman powers, dangerous attraction, deadly, sexual relations, woman in danger, supernatural, danger, doctors and patients ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Movie in collections
 3.3
 805
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: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, mad scientist, superhero, uninhibited rivalry, superhuman powers, dangerous attraction, experiment gone awry, power relations, race against time, martial arts, woman in danger, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: erotic, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: nanny, infidelity, family problems, deadly, danger, femme fatale, couples, dishonesty, strong sexual content, manipulations, betrayal, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.8
 664
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: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: drugs/alcohol, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, dishonesty, couples, isolation, danger, femme fatale, sexual content, crimes, murder, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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: gothic, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: date night
Plot: ghost, supernatural, obsessive quest, losing-it hero, femme fatale, couples, obsession, estate, terminal illness, power relations, curses spells and rituals, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 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: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, experiment gone awry, danger, rivalry, plague, murder, supernatural, dangerous animal, deadly, deadly creature, track down, cockroach ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.5
 686
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, rough, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, rescue, bio weapon, mutant, technology gone awry, alien encounter, supernatural, rivalry, deadly creature, deadly, danger, secret project ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.2
 347
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: sexual, realistic, erotic, sexy, serious ...
Plot: strong sexual content, neo noir, crimes, mystery, deadly, crime, fall in love, police detective, femme fatale, danger, profanity, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, suspenseful, scary, suspense, sexual ...
Plot: virgin, vampire, college, murder, obsession, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, love and romance, danger, power relations, supernatural romance, erotica ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
 2K
Neon Maniacs (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of teenagers in San Francisco discover a nest of homicidal monsters living in a tower of the Golden Gate Bridge, but when they try to tell authorities, no one believes them.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, rough, serious ...
Plot: mutant, danger, survival, deadly, crimes, deadly creature, youth, rivalry, teenage life, stalking, murder, police ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.4
 257
Unseen Evil (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of hikers led by a college professor are searching the woods for an ancient Indian burial mound. When they discover a likely site, three members of the group reveal themselves to be grave looters, and tie up the others so they can keep the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: survival, deadly creature, supernatural, deadly, escapades, rivalry, crime gone awry, danger, betrayal, gory, alien, americana ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.4
 27K
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, rough, futuristic, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, femme fatale, telepathy, nasa, cloning, transformation, virus, murder, on the run, astronaut, dna, killing spree ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: washington d.c., manhattan new york city, pentagon, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Succubus: Hell-Bent (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sometimes what happens at Spring Break doesn't stay at Spring Break... it follows you home.
Style: scary, serious, sexy, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: succubus, femme fatale, deadly, stalking, obsession, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, dangerous attraction, womanizer, danger, sexual content, nightmare comes true ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, mad scientist, mutant, supernatural, dangerous animal, deadly creature, deadly, experiment gone awry, danger, gene manipulation, disorder, imaginary ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.0
 889
Swamp Devil (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: SWAMP DEVIL is the story of young Melanie Blaime (played by Cindy Sampson) and her father Howard (portrayed by the venerable Bruce Dern). After a long estrangement from her father for reasons not entirely clear, Melanie returns to her childhood home ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, tense
Plot: murder, small town, danger, teenage life, dangerous animal, supernatural, vengeance, mutant, family life, estrangement, homecoming, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
 3.9
 478
Guardian (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: With a spate of violence that rocks the inner city, L.A.P.D. and ex-Marine John Kross investigates its cause: a new drug called Chaos. With help from his partner Carpenter, they delve into the mystery, only to discover a link between the drug and a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, enigmatic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, police investigation, deadly, custody, danger, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals, homecoming, demon, possession, law enforcement, master criminal ...
Place: iraq, middle east, usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 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: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious
Plot: deadly creature, supernatural, gory, danger, escapades, deadly, experiment gone awry, social relations, abandoned mine, dynamite, tentacle, mutant ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, violence, invisibility, crime scene, handheld camera, night vision, on the run, police officer killed, held at gunpoint, superhuman powers, mad scientist, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: seattle, usa, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, murder, danger, mentally unstable, femme fatale, deadly, supernatural ability, vampire, investigation, daring rescue, suburban life, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.4
 813
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, motorcycle, sheriff, death, society, desert, superhero, supernatural, chaos, small town life, righting the wronged, superhuman powers ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
Sexual Predator (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A female parole officer unwittingly gets involved with a handsome photographer who might be a serial killer.
Style: rough, suspenseful, erotic, suspense, sexual ...
Plot: femme fatale, policewoman, seduction, murder, violence, photographer, dangerous attraction, protagonist as suspect, manipulations, vengeance, psychopath, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.7
 546
Project Viper (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Project Viper is a 2002 movie starring Patrick Muldoon, Theresa Russell, Curtis Armstrong, Tamara Davies. The movie was directed by Jim Wynorski under the pseudonym "Jay Andrews." When a terrifying, bioengineered lifeform is stolen from ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: government agency, alien, save the world, survival, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, supernatural, chaos, race against time, danger, special agents ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.9
 774
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, stylized, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, supernatural, deadly creature, save the world, deadly, race against time, danger, evil alien, gory, soldier ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.8
 1K
Eternal (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Detective Raymond Pope is a detective of questionable morals, searching for his missing wife. His investigation leads him to the wealthy estate of the enigmatic Elizabeth Kane and her young maid Irina. Under Elizabeth's fascinating looks and ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, rough, offbeat ...
Plot: obsession, investigation, mysterious character, mystery, uncover truth, dangerous attraction, infidelity, murder, dishonesty, crimes, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: canada, rome italy, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 3.4
 610
Bad Karma (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mental Patient terrorizes her Psychiatrist who she believes is the reincarnation of Jack the Ripper.
Style: psychological, sexy, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: reincarnation, murder, mental institution, serial killer, supernatural, femme fatale, slasher, deadly, crimes, power relations, mental illness, psychopath ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.7
 418
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, psychological, serious ...
Plot: psychopath, pregnancy, dangerous attraction, deadly, obsession, danger, rivalry, woman in danger, mind game, couples, domestic disturbance, youth ...
Time: 90s, year 1993
Place: vermont, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (2000)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The Hong Kong martial arts version of Jekyll and Hyde, with Hyde as the mythical fighting champion known as the White Tiger battling the Triads, drug trafficking and illegal organ transplants.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, deadly, disorder, crimes, murder, danger, gang, reincarnation, experiment gone awry, alter ego, triad ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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