Movies like The Possessed

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The Possessed (1977)
 5.3
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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.
Plot: demonic possession, demon, teacher, reincarnation, accident, occult, exorcism, supernatural power, fire, girls' school, priest, possession, exorcist

Most similar movies to The Possessed

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, scary and rough films with plots about possession, demon, supernatural power, occult, exorcism, demonic possession and priest mostly in Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Possessed: Legion (1990), Exorcismo (1975), Exorcism (2017), The Demon Murder Case (1983), Enter the Devil (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.9
 301
Legion (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This 'director's cut' of The Exorcist III was constructed by Shout! Factory and released in 2016. It is a cut of the film closer to author/director William Peter Blatty's original script, as studio Morgan Creek forced Blatty to ...
Plot: exorcism, mystery, priest, prison, demonic possession, exorcist, demon, possession, crime
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95%
 4.8
 359
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.
Plot: priest, exorcist, exorcism, village, church, demon, sex, possession, good versus evil, police investigation, satanic ritual, satanic cult ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.0
 200
Exorcism (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Croatia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The main focus of the story is a young girl, Maša Artuković, allegedly possessed by Satan, whose deteriorating state results in the arrival of Viktor Supilo, a priest who is to conduct the rite of exorcism upon her. The ritual is to be performed ...
Style: dark
Plot: priest, exorcism, exorcist, possession
Place: croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: catholic, demon, clairvoyant, flashback, murder, killer child, supernatural power, occult, demonic possession, possession, priest, courtroom ...
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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 ...
Plot: student, art, sex, robbery, supernatural, occult, exorcism, demon, exorcist, masochism, satanism, statue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.6
 98
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: possession, demon, demonic possession, devil worship, human sacrifice, satanic cult, female nudity, apartment complex
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.7
 246
Crash! (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jealous invalid husband tries to kill sexy blond wife, who uses occult powers and devices to try to kill him.
Plot: car, occult, black magic, possession, husband wife relationship, bandaged face, possessed woman, animal attack, collision, doctor patient relationship, red eyes, dog attack ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Return of the Exorcist (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A priest becomes involved in demonology and exorcisms.
Plot: exorcism, exorcist, gore, ghost, priest, photograph, curse, occult, witch, catholic priest, supernatural power, nun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 3.7
 151
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, american civil war, curse, actor, reincarnation, occult, supernatural power, demon, terror, topless woman, civil war ...
Time: 1860s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.3
 177
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: possession, journey, occult, security guard, supernatural power, mythology, reincarnation, strangulation, ghost, priest, kidnapping, pregnancy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Beyond the Door (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 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: suspenseful, bleak, suspense, scary
Plot: demon, satanist, baby, exorcism, demonic possession, levitation, antichrist, supernatural power, evil child, ritual, pregnancy, stranger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: cave, curse, native american, ghost, possession, spirit, demon, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, occult
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 2.9
 372
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.
Plot: ghost, newlywed, murder, suicide, gore, priest, violence, electrocuted, haunted house, possession, married couple, occult ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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.
Plot: satanism, possession, supernatural, demon, occult, supernatural power, cult, arrow, sex, death, revenge, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.7
 338
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.
Plot: child murder, possession, murder, high school, transformation, monster, supernatural, demon, occult, ouija, teenager, statue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Devil's Hour (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In the town of Triune, a dark and Unspeakable Secret... remembers. Percy Pullman is a successful author and pastor who has become the infatuation of a killer hell bent on terror. Meanwhile, Raymond Fisk, a young local teacher, exhibits signs of ...
Style: suspense
Plot: supernatural power, religion, levitation, x ray, autism, attempted murder, exorcism, occult, catholic priest, demonic possession, paranormal phenomena, crisis of conscience ...
Place: harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Bizarre nightmares plague Regan MacNeil four years after her possession and exorcism. Has the demon returned? And if so, can the combined faith and knowledge of a Vatican investigator and a hypnotic research specialist free her from its grasp?
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: devil, exorcism, demonic possession, priest, possession, supernatural, good versus evil, youth, haunted by the past, religions or cults, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, usa, manhattan new york city, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.2
 617
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, bleak, suspenseful, suspense, exciting
Plot: demonic possession, rape, priest, car accident, exorcist, cross, suicide, exorcism, obsession, devil, little girl, incest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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.
Plot: exorcist, crucifix, demon, deputy, evil man, sex scene, cross, husband wife relationship, exorcism, tattoo, rape, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Devil's Doorway (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In the fall of 1960, Father Thomas Riley and Father John Thornton were sent by the Vatican to investigate a miraculous event in an Irish home for 'fallen women', only to uncover something much more horrific.
Plot: found footage, nun, demon, possession, priest, catholicism
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.2
 531
Nurse Sherri (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A hospital nurse is possessed by an evil spirit, and proceeds to kill off the hospital's patients.
Plot: murder, violence, demon, occult, surgery, possession, nurse, exploitation, lesbian, lesbianism, female nudity, professor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.5
 431
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.
Plot: satanism, slasher, cabin, bank robber, possession, spirit, nude woman murdered, throat slitting, breasts, murder of a nude woman, demonic possession, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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.
Plot: suicide, demon, castration, exorcism, levitation, occult, possession, prostitute, priest, church, transformation, child murder ...
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 6.3
 446
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 ...
Plot: investigation, occult, supernatural power, supernatural, demon, black magic, mansion, doctor, inspector, good versus evil, millionaire, fire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 2K
The Haunted (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When the Smurl family moves into a duplex, they find out it's haunted.
Plot: haunted house, campfire, catholic, psychic, paranormal phenomena, daughter, boxer shorts, catholic church, child in peril, paranormal activity, male underwear, exorcism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.6
 1K
Asmodexia (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Eloy de Palma is an exorcist pastor roaming the darkest corners of the country with his granddaughter Alba. Their mission is to help those possessed by The Evil One, an infection of the soul that is spreading fast. Each exorcism is tougher than the ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, serious, rough
Plot: possession, demonic possession, deadly, mental institution, mental illness, rivalry, danger, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, rescue, exorcist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Lord Bateman (0000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Story: A kind man of European royal lineage struggles against dark visions of himself as a depraved demon, eventually coming to believe that he is that creature.
Plot: demon, demonic possession, exorcism, blood, hell, sex scene, creature, devil, murder, female nudity
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
 22
Incorporeal (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: A tale of an overzealous movie director and his unappreciative leading actress that go on a location scouting mission. What they find will change their lives forever.
Plot: demonic possession, supernatural power, supernatural, treehouse, cave
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The House of Exorcism (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A total re-edit of Mario Bava's gothic classic Lisa and the Devil (1973) for US release in 1975. Cheesy exorcism scenes were shot to try to capitalize on the success of The Exorcist (1973).
Plot: exorcism, matricide, demonic possession, possessed woman, blasphemy, hospital bed, female protagonist, blind woman, paranormal phenomena, exorcist, snake, tied to a bed ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Black Devil Doll from Hell (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A woman buys a doll at a magic shop. Unbeknownst to her, the doll is possessed by an evil spirit, and it proceeds to take her over.
Style: absurd, disturbing, bleak, dark humor
Plot: evil doll, demon, sex, toy, occult, possession, supernatural, evil spirit, rape, raped by monster, murder, voodoo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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