Movies like The Shuttered Room

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The Shuttered Room (1967)
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The Shuttered Room (1967)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In a small island off the American coast, the Whateleys live in an old mill where a mysterious bloody being creates an atmosphere of horror. After her parents get killed by lightning, young Susannah is sent to New York by her aunt Agatha, who wants her to avoid the family curse. Years later Susannah, now married, persuades her husband to spend a holiday in the abandoned mill. Once on the island, Susannah and Mike soon find themselves exposed to the hostility of a gang of thugs led by Ethan, Susannah's brutal cousin.
Style: scary, tense, serious, realistic, psychotronic, british horror
Plot: village, island, murder, attic, lighthouse, fire, curse, ghost, supernatural, small town, haunted by the past, homecoming, uncover truth, curses spells and rituals, under the surface, dog, fight, gang, violence, assassin, death, doll, bully, beach, bullying ...
Place: new england, usa

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Most similar movies to The Shuttered Room

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and psychotronic films with plots about supernatural, deadly, danger, murder, death, ghost and blood mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like The Shuttered Room: 3 A.M. 3D (2012), The Curse of the Werewolf (1961), Zombie Lake (1981), American Gothic (1987), The Haunted Palace (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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3 A.M. 3D (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Thailand
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Thailand's latest horror omnibus is made up of three chilling stories. Two sisters who own a wig shop are haunted by a female ghost whose hair were made into one of the wigs on sale. A funeral home employee falls in love with a female corpse ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, office, store, murder, violence, survival, multiple storylines, graphic violence, sister sister relationship, villainess, accidental death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
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95%
The Curse of the Werewolf (1961)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Throughout his upbringing, unnatural phenomena surround Leon. He is plagued with a terrible curse, over which he exercises no control. During the full moon he changes into a ferocious beast, initiating an orgy of indiscriminate killing. His love for ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, gothic, gothic horror ...
Plot: werewolf, dirty old man, orphan, rape, murder, mute, wolfman, beast, curse, escapades, supernatural, deadly creature ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 3.1
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Zombie Lake (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a small village, somewhere in France, German soldiers, killed and thrown into the lake by the Resistance during WW II, come back.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, slasher ...
Plot: zombie, soldier, revenge, village, survival, deadly creature, wartime life, lake, zombie violence, german, saving a life, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, year 1946
Place: france, paris france, europe, munich germany, nice france
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
American Gothic (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When six friends fly off on a weekend getaway and are suddenly plagued by engine trouble, they're forced to land on a remote island. Looking for shelter, they're grateful to encounter Ma and Pa and their children - an eccentric family ...
Style: slasher, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: island, isolated house, murder, crimes, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, isolation, serial killer, confined, ghost, psychopath, necrophilia ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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The Haunted Palace (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A warlock burned at the stake comes back and takes over the body of his great grandson to take his revenge on the descendents of the villages that burned him.
Style: gothic horror, gothic, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: burned alive, dungeon, afterlife, curse, ghost, monster, mutant, village, murder, mansion, supernatural ability, dealing with death ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Lust for a Vampire (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In 1830, the Karnstein heirs use the blood of an innocent to bring forth the evil that is the beautiful Mircalla - or as she was in 1710, Carmilla. The nearby Finishing School offers rich pickings not only in in the blood of nubile young ladies but ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, gothic horror, gothic ...
Plot: vampire, mysterious character, serial killer, village, mystery, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, supernatural, fall in love, curse, crimes, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 19th century, 15th century, 1830s ...
Place: europe, austria, england, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Influence (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When Queenie, the Faraday family's grandmother and oppressive matriarch, is finally laid to rest, no one could foresee the horrifying extent of her evil influence, which continues even beyond death.
Style: dark, twist ending, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: witchcraft, black magic, mother daughter relationship, nurse, hospital, ghost, spell, rite, coma, bad mother, mother, two sisters ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.2
 3K
Hemoglobin (1997)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man with an unknown disease travels to an island with his girlfriend where his relatives once lived, hoping to find a cure to his illness. While it was thought that his relatives were all dead he actually finds them to be living underground. ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: brother sister incest, incest, island, deadly creature, haunted by the past, mutant, inbreeding, cannibal, murder, isolation, lighthouse, mutation ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Superstition (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A witch put to death in 1692 swears vengeance on her persecutors and returns to the present day to punish their descendants.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak, slasher ...
Plot: curse, witchcraft, haunted house, supernatural, witch, old dark house, haunted by the past, vengeance, investigation, urban legend, curses spells and rituals, priest ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dream demon Freddy Krueger is resurrected from his apparent demise, and rapidly tracks down and kills the remainder of the Elm Street kids. However, Kristen, who can draw others into her dreams, wills her special ability to her friend Alice. Alice ...
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: asthma, supernatural, murder, psychopath, serial killer, high school, martial arts, sleeping, burned alive, disfigurement, resurrection, nightmare comes true ...
Time: 80s, year 1991
Place: ohio, usa, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Black Cat (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An American photographer (Mimsy Farmer) and a Scotland Yard inspector (David Warbeck) suspect a man's (Patrick Magee) cat of murder.
Style: gothic, mind bending, serious, psychological, scary ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, murder, village, black cat, investigation, mind game, mysterious character, mystery, uncover truth, supernatural ability, dangerous animal ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The House That Dripped Blood (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Scotland Yard investigator looks into four mysterious cases involving an unoccupied house.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, tense ...
Plot: curse, vampire, haunted house, murder, inspector, wax museum, investigation, ghost, supernatural, psychopath, mystery, witchcraft ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: scotland yard, scotland, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Whistle and I'll Come to You (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 52 min.
Story: After placing his ailing wife Alice in a care home elderly academic James Parkin goes to stay at a wintry out-of-season hotel which they used to visit together. Walking on a deserted beach he finds a ring with a Latin inscription,which translates as ...
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: beach, hotel, ghost, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, supernatural, uncover truth, golden years, aging, academy, astronomer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Fear No Evil (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: High school student turns out to be personification of Lucifer. Two archangels in human form (as women) take him on.
Style: atmospheric, scary, serious, disturbing, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, reincarnation, supernatural, high school, revenge, satan, religions or cults, afterlife, social misfits, supernatural ability, rivalry, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s, 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Vampire Circus (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After a spate of murders, the villagers of Schtettel kill the depraved perpetrator, Count Mitterhouse. Fifteen years later the Circus of Nights appeared in the plague-ridden village and its performers include Mitterhouse's mistress, children ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, gothic horror, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: forest, vampire, plague, circus, curse, mysterious character, deadly creature, supernatural, good versus evil, criminal's revenge, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission ...
Time: 19th century
Place: bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
And Now the Screaming Starts! (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the late 18th century, two newlyweds move into the stately mansion of husband Charles Fengriffen. The bride, Catherine, falls victim to a curse placed by a wronged servant on the Fengriffen family and all its descendants.
Style: atmospheric, scary, serious, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, afterlife, curse, haunted house, woman in danger, haunted by the past, psychopath, mysterious character, supernatural ability, vampire, domestic disturbance ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Exorcist Chronicles (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Across the world, demonic possessions are on the increase. Two specialists are brought in and uncover a dark and terrifying worldwide plot.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, disturbing
Plot: haunted house, ghost, religions or cults, supernatural, human host, world spanning, beast, exorcist, possession, murder, demon, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Paranormal Diaries: Clophill (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In March 1963, a black mass was held at a ruined church in Clophill, Bedfordshire by a coven of dark witches. Tombs were looted, animals sacrificed and human bones arranged during a macabre ceremony. Further defilements continued at Clophill in the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, dark, suspense ...
Plot: church, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, escapades, ghost, zombie, village, mysterious event, research, investigation, mysterious man, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Vault of Horror (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The sequel to Tales from the Crypt. Five strangers trapped in a basement vault converse about their recurring nightmares. Their stories include vampires, bodily dismemberment, east Indian mysticism, an insurance scam, and an artist who kills by ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: storage unit, vampire, supernatural, serial killer, murder, painting, dismemberment, scam, magician, insurance, mysterious character, femme fatale ...
Time: 70s
Place: haiti, india, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A new family moves into the house on Elm Street, and before long, the kids are again having nightmares about deceased child murderer Freddy Krueger. This time, Freddy attempts to possess a teenage boy to cause havoc in the real world, and can only ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, sadistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: serial killer, supernatural, high school, transformation, burned alive, nightmare comes true, dream, nightmare, sleepwalking, sadism, psychopath, fire ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985, year 1989
Place: usa, midwest, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Mirror (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: There is a long-held belief that mirrors act as gateways to another dimension. ·Some also believe the looking glass plays host to a world filled with evil spirits. Such superstition has been the basis for ancient folklore legends about haunting and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: vengeance, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, supernatural, curse, death, stalking, mirror, violence, evil spirit, family in danger, frame up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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41%
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Witchcraft (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When her grave is disturbed by modern-day land developers, a 300-year-old witch is accidentally resurrected and terrorizes an English village.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychotronic ...
Plot: burned alive, cemetery, witch, witchcraft, family relations, wizards and magicians, religions or cults, mentally unstable, supernatural ability, escapades, vampire, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Dominique (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The wife of a greedy man comes back to haunt him after he scares her to death in this horror-thriller. He is after her money and must try several times before he finally succeeds. Because she is mentally exhausted from being frightened all the time, ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: ghost, suicide, last will and testament, notary, haunted by the past, vengeance, mind game, supernatural ability, crimes, supernatural, intrigue, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, year 1977
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Blood on Satan's Claw (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The accidental unearthing of Satan’s earthly remains causes the children of 17th-century English village to slowly convert into a coven of devil worshipers.
Style: scary, slasher, serious, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: village, murder, beast, devil, satanism, witchcraft, rape, occult, vengeance, afterlife, teenage life, village life ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Devil Witch (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Caroll Baker stars in this psychedelic shocker about a mysterious witch who casts a spell over attractive, youthful fashion photographer Valentina Rosselli (Isabelle De Funes). Thrust into a world of sadism, Valentina must figure out whether the ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, curse, woman in danger, witch, photographer, mystery, forest, mysterious character, supernatural ability, psychopath, captivity, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, rome italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Amityville Haunting (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This movie is a 'found-footage' film about the Benson family who move in to the infamous house where the DeFeo family were murdered in the 1970s over 30 years earlier. Things start happening to anyone who visits this house, and whoever ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, dark, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, violence, husband wife relationship, paranormal activity, fear, mysterious death, murder, found footage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Boogey Man (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young girl witnesses her brother murder a man through a reflection in a mirror. Twenty years later the mirror is shattered, freeing his evil spirit, which seeks revenge for his death.
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, rough, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, murder, fear, ghost, curse, haunted by the past, family in danger, evil, family problems, mute or deaf, childhood trauma ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.5
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23:59 (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Singapore
Duration: 78 min.
Story: An army recruit was found dead during a 24km road march. After the death of the recruit, strange things started to happen, haunting all the soldiers in the barracks (Imdb.com).
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, captivating, tense ...
Plot: ghost, soldier, supernatural, island, uncover truth, basic training, forest, jungle, military, power relations, military life, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1983
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.3
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The Burning (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A caretaker at a summer camp is burned when a prank goes tragically wrong. After several years of intensive treatment at hospital, he is released back into society, albeit missing some social skills. What follows is a bloody killing spree with the ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stalking, camp, murder, serial killer, prank, summer camp, burned alive, evil man, youth, revenge, hospital, insanity ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
An American Ghost Story (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Paul, an unemployed writer, decides to rent and live in a house that's rumored to be haunted, he puts his life and his relationships in grave danger as he obsessively attempts to get the story that will finally make his career.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, atmospheric, scary
Plot: ghost, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, writer's life, uncover truth, supernatural, fear, violence, artists and showbiz, danger, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%