Movies like Possession 2009

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Possession (2009)
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Possession (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A woman's life is thrown into chaos after a freak car accident sends her husband and brother-in-law into comas. Thrills arrive after the brother-in-law wakes up, thinking he's his brother.
Style: serious, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, realistic, surreal, dark, psychotronic
Plot: coma, false identity, identity crisis, couple relations, life turned upside down, brother brother relationship, obsession, reincarnation, disorder, supernatural, accident, murder, graphic violence, psychopath, mysticism, sex, dog, prison, ghost, attorney, pregnancy, investigator, physician, hospital, jealousy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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Most similar movies to Possession

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, psychological and tense films with plots about danger, murder, ghost, deadly, supernatural, graphic violence and crimes mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres. Some movies like Possession: Addicted (2002), The Resident (2011), A Good Marriage (2014), The Return (2006), 11-11-11 (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Addicted (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two brothers get into a sudden tragic accident and they both fall into a coma at the same time. A year later, the younger brother Dae-jin wakes up believing he is his older brother Ho-jin.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, dark ...
Plot: obsession, coma, supernatural, rivalry, redemption, mystery, love and romance, betrayal, twins, lookalikes, family problems, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
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100%
 5.3
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The Resident (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Juliet, a beautiful doctor, has found the perfect New York apartment to start a new life after separating from her husband. It's got spacious rooms, a spectacular view, and a handy, handsome landlord. But there are secrets behind every wall and ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: obsession, woman in danger, psychopath, landlord, voyeurism, hidden camera, paranoia, confined, stalker, rapist, revenge, deception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
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100%
A Good Marriage (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After 25 years of a good marriage, what will Darcy do once she discovers her husband's sinister secret?
Style: suspenseful, psychological, realistic, tense, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, dark secret, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, marriage, murder, family problems, uncover truth, crumbling marriage, crimes, couples, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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100%
 4.6
 12K
The Return (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Joanna Mills has a successful career but feels her personal life is spinning out of control. She has few friends, an estranged father, and a crazy ex-boyfriend who is stalking her. Joanna begins having terrifying visions of a woman's murder, ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, macabre, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, supernatural, mystery, chase, death, nightmare, brutality, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, a vision, ghost, amateur detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 3.9
 12K
11-11-11 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the death of his wife and child, an author travels to Barcelona to see his estranged brother and dying father, where he learns that his life is plagued by events that occur on 11/11/11.
Style: surprise ending, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: occult, supernatural, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, sibling relationship, estrangement, writer's life, brother brother relationship, religion, evil, nightmare, loss of faith ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2011
Place: spain, barcelona
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35%
 5.8
 14K
The Canal (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Film archivist David and his wife are perfectly happy or so he believes. When a looming secret shatters their marriage at the same time as a turn-of-the-century film reel he is studying reveals their house to be the site of a 1902 multiple-murder, ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, murder, violence, investigation, mystery, family, obsession, protagonist as suspect, cheating, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.9
 937
Gut (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Something is missing in Tom's life. His marriage has lost its spark, his job is suffocating him, and his childhood best friend Dan still clings to the past. Every day he goes through the motions, becoming increasingly detached from those around ...
Style: tense, psychological, serious, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, voyeurism, haunted by the past, losing-it hero, best friends, violence, crimes, serial killer, graphic violence, friends, life turned upside down, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Delivery: The Beast Within (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Delivery tells the story of Kyle and Rachel Massy, a young couple who agree to document their first pregnancy for a family-oriented reality show. The production spirals out-of-control after the cameras capture a series of unexplained events, leading ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: pregnancy, found footage, supernatural, tv show, couple relations, obsession, evil spirit, babies and infants, video surveillance, ghost, media, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Something Wicked (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young couple embark upon their honeymoon against the chilling landscapes of the Pacific Northwest. But when tragedy strikes, gruesome secrets from their past collide with sinister forces of the present...
Style: tense, psychological, serious, scary, captivating ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, haunted by the past, couples, couple relations, violence, family relations, wedding, death, ghost, erotica, father dislikes daughter's boyfriend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Adopting Terror (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tim and Cheryl Broadbent are excited to finally adopt Mona, a beautiful baby girl. But when the baby's biological father starts stalking them, their world turns upside down: through intimidation, manipulation, and violence, he is determined to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, tense
Plot: psychopath, stalking, murder, family in danger, crimes, family problems, parents and children, adoption, husband wife relationship, lifetime, babies and infants, child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.9
 145K
The Grudge (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: American nurse, Karen Davis moves to Tokyo and encounters a vengeful supernatural spirit known as The Grudge that often possesses its victims. When a series of horrifying and mysterious deaths occur – with the spirit passing its curse onto each ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, gothic, psychological, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, curse, murder, mystery, vengeance, suicide, family curse, paranormal activity, hospital, medical ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.3
 3K
Static (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A couple facing marital problems after losing their child finds their life together further complicated by a mysterious visitor.
Style: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, scary, psychological ...
Plot: home invasion, domestic disturbance, couple relations, stalking, ghost, loss of child, husband wife relationship, mourning, guilt, flashback, novelist, forgiveness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Amityville: The Awakening (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Belle, her little sister, and her comatose twin brother move into a new house with their single mother Joan in order to save money to help pay for her brother's expensive healthcare. But when strange phenomena begin to occur in the house ...
Style: scary, serious, atmospheric, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, coma, mystery, investigation, ghost, nightmare, twin brother, murder, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1974, year 1965
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.0
 2K
Hurt (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: There are terrible things happening in the desert...unexplainable, frightening things. Tragic, inexplicable incidents… ever since she arrived.
Style: psychological, tense, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: orphan, rescue, ghost, supernatural, haunted by the past, dysfunctional family, desert, murder, dark secret, uncover truth, family in danger, demonic possession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Rosewood Lane (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Radio talk show therapist Sonny Blake (Rose McGowan) moves back to her childhood home on seemingly idyllic Rosewood Lane after her alcoholic father dies. But upon arrival in the old neighborhood, Sonny discovers her neighbors are terrified of the ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: murderer, psychopath, woman in danger, missing person, crimes, stalking, psycho killer, murder, neighbor, neighbor neighbor relationship, suspicion, getting home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hollywood Vampyr (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hollywood Vampyr is an expose of Los Angeles' gothic subculture as seen through the eyes of a young female vampire. The film focuses on FATAL (Nora Zimmett), a former heroin addict who, having embraced this dark lifestyle, decides to leave her ...
Style: gothic, stylized, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, obsession, addiction, life is a bitch, college, religions or cults, subculture, goth, graphic violence, sexual content, cult ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Soul Survivors (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A female collage co-ed freshman who was involved in a fatal car crash discovers she may not have survived the tragedy after all when she becomes caught between the world of the living and the dead A sort of limbo state of being between both the real ...
Style: psychological, scary, twists and turns, surprise ending, slasher ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, alternate reality, fantasy world, life & death, ghost, hallucination, psychology, multiple storylines, college, haunted by the past, student life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Silence Becomes You (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Lithuania
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two sisters, Grace and Violet, bound together by more than blood, live a reclusive life in a large mansion, detached from society and reality too. They have a plan. It's hardly conventional, but the outcome nine months later is all that counts. ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, erotic ...
Plot: love triangle, rivalry, obsession, romance, mind game, mentally unstable, betrayal, murder, couple relations, sexual relations, sister sister relationship, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Breaking at the Edge (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A pregnant woman fears for her unborn child's life if she doesn't avenge a supernatural entity.
Style: scary, serious, tense, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: pregnancy, couple relations, couples, mental illness, losing-it hero, mentally unstable, female protagonist, pregnant wife, ghost, brother murders brother, babies and infants, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.4
 549
Godspeed (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Joseph McKelheer and Cory Knauf (The Hamiltons, The Violent Kind) star in this intense thriller set in the lingering light of the Alaskan midnight sun. Charlie Shepard, a modern day faith healer with a small flock of believers, is stunned when his ...
Style: tense, realistic, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, death in the family, haunted by the past, religions or cults, society, small town, life turned upside down, crimes, grief, investigation, wilderness, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.7
 3K
First Born (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Laura's expecting. Her husband, Steven's a loving guy but has little time for her. Her mom lives thousands of miles away. Forced to give up on her dreams, she's always been a bit edgy. A C-section drives her over the edge, making her ...
Style: serious, psychological, scary, suspenseful, tense
Plot: family in danger, mentally unstable, parents and children, nanny, family problems, mind game, obsession, isolation, suburbs, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Come Back to Me (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sarah & Josh are married suburbanites. After a car accident, Sarah suffers blackouts & ends up pregnant though Josh is sterile. As her life spirals she hides a camera in her home & unlocks a horrific secret with far-reaching ...
Style: scary, mysterious, serious, tense, philosophical ...
Plot: hidden camera, resurrection, neighbor, life turned upside down, supernatural, losing-it hero, memory loss, woman in danger, couples, nightmare comes true, couple relations, rape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.5
 809
Hellgate (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Thailand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A western businessman, his Thai wife and son experience a horrible accident while visiting Bangkok. In the aftermath, they find there is a shadow world between life and death where endless darkness lies.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary, tense
Plot: supernatural, ghost, seeing dead people, parallel world, car accident, nightmare, afterlife, death of wife, death of child, death of son, boat, deja vu ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, thailand, asia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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A Near Death Experience (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ellie suffers a strong shock to discover that, after suffering a near-death experience, can hear voices from beyond. He soon realizes that it is a gift with which you can help others.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, ghost, psychic power, crimes, talking to the dead, serial killer, new neighbor, death, lifetime, mystery, fugitives, runaway ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.1
 890
The Watch (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Cassie, a psych student, was kidnapped and traumatized as a child by a disturbed person. To exorcise her demons and to finish her thesis, she decides on an experiment in isolation, working at a secluded watch tower as a fire lookout. But once ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: mind game, manipulation, haunted by the past, mystery, isolation, rivalry, female protagonist, surveillance, supernatural, alone, strong female presence, forest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.0
 28
Resilience (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An average man finds himself in a position to prevent the murder of a family member -- the unnerving descent of a man caught between resilience and ruthlessness.
Style: tense, serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: moral dilemma, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, rivalry, dishonesty, crimes, intrigue, human nature, feud, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Set at the turn of the century, this is the tale of Ellen Rimbauer who just received this mysterious mansion as a wedding gift from her new husband...
Style: serious, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, afterlife, losing-it hero, uncover truth, mystery, infidelity, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, mysterious character, supernatural, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington state, usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Appearing (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman once possessed by a mysterious entity uncovers a shocking secret about her past and must face the demon that is lurking inside of her.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: curse, curses spells and rituals, human host, supernatural, small town, showdown, evil, murder, ghost, possession, religions or cults, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Ju-On: The Grudge 2 (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While driving, the pregnant horror-movie actress Kyôko Harase and her fiancé are in a car crash caused by the Toshio's friend. Kyôko loses her baby and her fiancé winds up in a coma. Kyôko was cursed together with a television crew when ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: vengeful ghost, haunted house, ghost, afterlife, ghost story, curse, revenge, supernatural, crimes, abandoned house, curses spells and rituals, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.9
 191K
Enemy (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, Spain, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mild-mannered college professor discovers a look-alike actor and delves into the other man's private affairs.
Style: surreal, twist ending, psychological, mind bending, atmospheric ...
Plot: doppelganger, symbolism, infidelity, paranoia, spider, actor, mental illness, obsession, mystery, nightmare, nudity (full frontal - brief), lookalikes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%