Movies like The Possessed 1977

If you like "The Possessed" you are looking for psychotronic movies about / with demonic possession, demon, exorcism, teacher, reincarnation, priest and fire themes of Horror genre shot in USA.
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The Possessed (1977)
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The Possessed (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A former priest, now an exorcist, battles the satanic forces that are threatening the students at a girls school.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: demonic possession, demon, exorcism, teacher, reincarnation, priest, fire, occult, accident, director, supernatural power, girls' school, possession, exorcist

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Most similar movies to The Possessed

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful and bleak films with plots about supernatural power, possession, demon, occult, supernatural, exorcism and priest mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Possessed: Blood Bath (1975), The Power (1984), Exorcismo (1975), The Demon Lover (1976), The Demon Murder Case (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Blood Bath (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The actors for a horror movie go out to dinner one evening with their director and tell horror stories to each other.
Style: psychotronic, anthology
Plot: artist, time travel, supernatural power, occult, director, magic, dinner party, martial arts, chase, dinner table, coin
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The Power (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A man comes into possession of an ancient Aztec doll. However, the doll is possessed by an evil spirit, which takes over his body.
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic, twist ending
Plot: possession, disfigured face, unrequited love, possessed woman, demonic possession, psychokinesis, ouija board, possessed human, supernatural power, professor, lecture, journalism ...
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65%
 4.9
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Exorcismo (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A priest struggles to save the life of a young woman who is possessed by the malevolent spirit of her father.
Style: suspense, bleak, disturbing, rough, scary ...
Plot: exorcism, priest, exorcist, demon, supernatural power, satanic cult, satanism, investigation, obsession, village, church, possession ...
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65%
The Demon Lover (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A group of teenagers hanging around a cemetery get involved with a satanic priest who calls up a demon from hell.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: supernatural power, death, revenge, violence, murder, sex, possession, demon, supernatural, occult, cult, satanism ...
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60%
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The Demon Murder Case (1983)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young boy is taken over by demons who force him to commit murder.
Plot: supernatural, flashback, demonic possession, courtroom, killer child, exorcism, levitation, demon, supernatural power, priest, murder, catholic ...
Place: new england
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59%
 4.8
 423
Crash! (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jealous invalid husband tries to kill sexy blond wife, who uses occult powers and devices to try to kill him.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: car accident, occult, possession, black magic, doctor patient relationship, revenge, husband wife relationship, car chase, marketplace, sauna, police chase, amnesia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.4
 542
Carnage (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Carol and Jonathan, a newlywed couple, move into their new house which is haunted by the ghosts of another newlywed couple who commited suicide in the house three years earlier.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ghost, newlywed, couples, supernatural power, electrocuted, married couple, murder, haunted house, occult, supernatural, possession, demon ...
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57%
Beyond the Door (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jessica Barrett, wife and mother of two young children, begins to show signs of demonic possession while pregnant with her third child. As she seeks help from her husband and doctor, a mysterious man approaches her and seems to have some answers.
Style: bleak, suspense, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Plot: demonic possession, demon, antichrist, exorcism, baby, levitation, supernatural power, pregnancy, ritual, stranger, satanist, ghost ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Bloody Exorcism of Coffin Joe (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Brazil
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The director José Mojica Marins travels to spend Christmas with friends in the small farm where they live and write the story of his next film. However, he observes eerie things in the house, with his friends being possessed one by one by some ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: exorcism, supernatural power, nudity (full frontal - brief), tarantula, occult, insanity, satanism, sex, supernatural, cannibal, violence, possession ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Enter the Devil (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story in this horror movie revolves around a strange religious icon and the demonic sexual influence it exerts on a young art student. After a gory dream sequence in which the woman imagines herself being nailed to a cross herself, the statue ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: robbery, occult, art, supernatural, demon, exorcist, exorcism, masochism, satanism, nudity (full frontal - brief), nightmare, seduction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Demon Witch Child (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An old witch seeks vengence through the daughter of the politician who had her thrown in jail. Soon the little girl's head is spinning around, and an old priest is called in to perform an exorcism.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak, psychotronic
Plot: exorcism, priest, demon, possession, witchcraft, witch, child in peril, revenge, supernatural power, politician, satanic cult, transformation ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Haunted (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In Arizona during the Civil War, a woman is accused of witchcraft, tied to a horse and left to die in the desert. One hundred years later, the descendants of the woman's accusers start being killed off, and the townspeople suspect the woman has ...
Plot: witchcraft, possession, topless woman, curse, priest, left to die, actor, ghost town, reincarnation, supernatural power, ghost, desert ...
Time: 70s, 1860s
Place: arizona
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52%
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 256
The Imp (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Keung has a pregnant wife but he has been unemployed for a long period. One day he gets a new job as a security guard in a commercial building. But strange incidents start happening and his colleagues die in horrible ways one by one. A geomancer ...
Plot: reincarnation, kidnapping, supernatural power, journey, mythology, pregnancy, strangulation, ghost, possession, occult, security guard, priest
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50%
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The Dwelling (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Andy moves into The Dwelling, his life looks perfect. He is starting college and making friends with his sexy neighbor, Pam. Curiosity about the bizarre noises from the "empty" apartment lures Andy and Pam into a frenzy of Satanic ...
Plot: devil worship, possession, demon, new in town, demonic possession, satanic cult, human sacrifice, female nudity, apartment complex
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Nurse Sherri (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A hospital nurse is possessed by an evil spirit, and proceeds to kill off the hospital's patients.
Style: psychotronic, slasher
Plot: occult, possession, surgery, demon, nurse, murder, exploitation, supernatural power, devil, ghost, curse, lesbianism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Mark of the Devil (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An exorcist priest meets a family that has a daughter who is pursued by a demon.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, rough
Plot: priest, curse, possession, demonic possession, satanism, sister sister relationship, obsession, exorcism, devil worship, devil, exorcist, australian outback ...
Place: austria
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48%
The Return of the Exorcist (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A priest becomes involved in demonology and exorcisms.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: exorcism, exorcist, mascot, sexploitation, archaeology, nudity (full frontal - brief), mental institution, flashback, lesbian sex, demon, possession, lesbian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Inhabitant (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three sisters enter the house of a senator with the intention of stealing money obtained from bribes, but once inside, they begin to hear strange cries coming from the basement.
Style: rough, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, exciting
Plot: demonic possession, exorcism, devil, priest, exorcist, suicide, car accident, rape, obsession, little girl, incest, satanism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Ghosts That Still Walk (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young boy is possessed by the spirit of an Indian medicine man and begins to terrorize the local population.
Plot: paranormal phenomena, occult, curse, supernatural power, cave, possession, spirit, native american, demon, ghost, witch doctor, chase
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Ouija Exorcism (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 1985, a celebrated exorcist trapped a horrific demon inside a ouija board. Thinking the board to be a game, his son played without obeying the rules, and let the demon loose. In order to save his son, the exorcist sent him far away until the ...
Style: psychotronic, bleak, disturbing, scary, suspense ...
Plot: possession, ouija board, exorcism, supernatural, demon, paranormal, supernatural power, paranormal phenomena, evil, ghost, peril, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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45%
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Holy Terror (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Believing their deceased son isn't at peace, Molly and Tom ask a medium to make contact. But after they invite a vengeful demon to cross over, the couple must enlist the help of a disgraced priest to attempt a dangerous exorcism.
Style: psychotronic, psychological, scary, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: paranormal phenomena, demon, priest, sister, crisis of faith, medium, exorcist, dead son, deadly creature, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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44%
The Belly of the Beast (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In 2008, 12 Disciples of Satan are released upon the earth, to do battle with 12 Disciples of direct descendants of the Apostles.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: supernatural power, devil, supernatural, hell, demon, evil, fight, exorcist, angel, satan, descendant
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43%
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Spectre (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Renowned criminologist and occult investigator William Sebastian (Culp) recruits his old friend Dr. Hamilton (Young) to aid him in his current case. Anitra Cyon (Bell), the sister of prominent British businessman Geoffrey Cyon (Villiers), believes ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: occult, investigation, mansion, cave, millionaire, demon, black magic, fire, good versus evil, inspector, supernatural, succubus ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Exorcism of Carmen Farias (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Carmen, a brave journalist, discovers soon after her mother's death that she has inherited her grandma's house. She decides to move there without knowing it hides dark secrets.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: ghost, exorcism, haunted house, devil, poltergeist, demonic possession, old dark house, exorcist, possession, death, supernatural power, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mexico
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42%
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Satan's Blade (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: At a mountain resort, a local resident is possessed by the evil spirit of an ancient mountain man, and terrorizes a ski lodge.
Style: psychotronic, slasher
Plot: skier, supernatural power, snow, college student, cabin in the woods, murder, murder of a nude woman, nudity (full frontal - brief), resort, hiding place, possession, lesbian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Fiend (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This low budget feature from Baltimore filmmaker Don Dohler opens with a spirit entering into a gravesite and reanimating a corpse back to life as Mr. Longfellow. In order for him to stay alive, he needs to absorb the life energies out of the living ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: zombie, occult, vampire, revenge, terror, violence, small town, corpse, supernatural, ritual, possession, supernatural power ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.1
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Beyond Evil (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An architect and his wife moves into a house with a bloody past and a 100 year old ghost, who possesses the wife.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ghost, possession, magic, occult, supernatural power, witch, murder, voodoo, mansion, haunted house, honeymoon, revenge
Place: caribbean
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41%
American Guinea Pig: The Song of Solomon (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Catholic Church is trying to save an innocent soul from the ravages of satanic possession. Wave after wave of holy men are sent to confront the possessed.
Style: psychotronic, bloody, splatter, bleak, scary ...
Plot: curse, demon, cursed, supernatural power, death, priest, exorcist, exorcism, supernatural, catholic, catholic church, church ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
American Exorcism (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Damon Richter thought he left the world of possessions, exorcisms, and evil behind until an old friend arrives with frightening information about his estranged daughter knowing that only his otherworldly skills can save her.
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, macabre
Audience: boys' night
Plot: exorcism, villain, exorcist, husband wife relationship, demonic possession, demon, supernatural, demon rape, monster, paranormal, good versus evil, haunted by the past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Crucifixion (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a priest is jailed for the murder of a nun on whom he was performing an exorcism, an investigative journalist strives to determine whether he in fact murdered a mentally ill person, or if he lost the battle with a demonic presence.
Style: enigmatic, captivating, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: demonic possession, exorcism, priest, investigation, journalist, prison, nun, exorcist, demon, crucifix, death, supernatural power ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%