Movies and TV shows like Storm of the Century

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Storm of the Century (1999)
 7.3
 21K
Storm of the Century (1999)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 257 min.
TV show
Story: A very powerful blizzard hits the fictional small town of Little Tall Island off the coast of Maine. All access off the island is blocked, and no one is able to leave the island until the storm is over. While trying to deal with the storm, tragedy strikes when one of the town's residents is brutally murdered.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, intense, exciting, serious, suspense, macabre, dark, twist ending ...
Plot: village, storm, blizzard, island, suicide, stranger, murder, supernatural, demon, dark and stormy night, jail, haunted by the past, mysterious character, moral dilemma, small town, secret, sacrifice, mysterious stranger, supernatural power, winter, snow, voting, heaven and hell, god or devil, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, maine

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Most similar movies to Storm of the Century

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and atmospheric films and TV series with plots about supernatural, danger, supernatural power, deadly, supernatural ability, murder and death mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Storm of the Century: The Shining (1997), Needful Things (1993), It (1990), Salem's Lot (2004), The Stand (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.0
 17K
The Shining (1997)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 273 min.
TV show
Story: John Torrance is a writer & recovering alcoholic, who ends up taking a job as a winter caretaker for a remote Colorado hotel which he seeks as an opportunity to finish a piece of work. With his wife and son with him, the caretaker settles ...
Style: serious, scary, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: hotel, supernatural, ghost, isolation, domestic violence, alcohol abuse, supernatural ability, psychic, couples, family relations, family problems, superior ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, usa, florida, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 25K
Needful Things (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A mysterious new shop opens in a small town which always seems to stock the deepest desires of each shopper, with a price far heavier than expected.
Style: scary, realistic, serious, suspenseful, bad ending ...
Plot: small town, prank, devil, murder, desire, manipulation, pain, sheriff, occult, social relations, deal with the devil, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, europe, usa, england, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 125K
It (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 192 min.
TV show
Story: A series of murders prompts Mike Hanlon to suspect that the supernatural menace that he and a group of friends battled as children has returned. He begins to call his friends to remind them of the oath they swore: if It returned again, they would ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark fantasy, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: asthma, supernatural, giant spider, friendship, small town, childhood, clown, good versus evil, villain, investigation, child in peril, childhood trauma ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1960, 90s, 80s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.1
 10K
Salem's Lot (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
TV show
Story: Writer Ben Mears returns to his childhood home of Jerusalem's Lot and discovers that it is being terrorized by vampires.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Plot: vampire, hospital, good versus evil, murder, small town, priest, supernatural, mysterious character, mystery, rivalry, journalism, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
Place: maine, usa, israel, middle east, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.1
 36K
The Stand (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 361 min.
TV show
Story: The human race is wiped out by a government invented super flu. The remaining survivors take sides in the forces of good and evil. A mysterious old woman who is a servant of God and a powerful and deadly man who might be the devil himself. A gas ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, plague, pandemic, deadly virus, supernatural, disaster, good versus evil, future dystopia, race against time, psychic, survival, post apocalypse ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, las vegas, los angeles, idaho, north dakota ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Dark Secret of Harvest Home (1978)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: A young couple moves to a quiet New England village, only to soon find themselves mixed up in mysterious rituals.
Style: serious, mind bending, tense, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: small town, supernatural, harvest, cult, ritual, supernatural ability, mystery, social relations, religions or cults, small town life, village, village life ...
Time: 70s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
South of Hell (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A supernatural thriller set in South Carolina, South Of Hell focuses on Maria Abascal (Suvari), a stunning demon-hunter-for-hire whose power stems from within. Like those she hunts, Maria is divided within herself, struggling with her own demon, ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, twist ending
Plot: supernatural ability, religions or cults, good versus evil, demon, siblings relations, small town, track down, family relations, devil worship, family secret, save the world, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 78K
The Outsider (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When an insidious supernatural force edges its way into a seemingly straightforward investigation into the gruesome murder of a young boy, it leads a seasoned cop and an unorthodox investigator to question everything they believe in.
Style: mysterious, scary, exciting, sad, suspense ...
Plot: murder, investigation, supernatural, police investigation, mysticism, small town, private detective, child murder, falsely accused, mysterious event, unsolved crime, murder investigation ...
Place: usa, georgia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 7K
30 Coins (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Father Vergara—an exorcist, boxer and ex-convict—lives in a remote village in Spain. Hoping to be lost and forgotten, Vergara’s demons catch up to him.
Style: suspense, dark, disturbing, psychological, scary ...
Plot: exorcism, clergy, religion and supernatural, curses spells and rituals, priest, demon, supernatural horror, supernatural power, death, devil, murder, supernatural ...
Place: vatican, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 2K
Superstition (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The Mosley family keeps the secrets and dark history of a town located on the outskirts of New Orleans that is also a landing patch for the world's darkest manifestations of fear, guided into the world by a mysterious malefactor named The ...
Style: stylized, psychological, gothic, atmospheric, gothic horror ...
Plot: supernatural, mysterious character, supernatural power, stereotypes, creature, research, rivalry, african american protagonist, black magic, african american, haunted by the past, witch ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 11K
Desperation (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When a sheriff arrests a writer, a family, a couple, and a hitchiker and throws them in a jail cell in the deserted town of Desperation, they must fight for their lives.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: sheriff, small town, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, hitchhiker, highway, mysterious character, family in danger, small town life, anger, mine, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, usa, vietnam, salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.5
 284
The Immortal (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Immortal is a Canadian television series which aired from October 2000 to June 2001 and had 22 episodes.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious ...
Plot: good versus evil, demon, heroes, supernatural, vengeance, rivalry, escapades, crimes, superhuman powers, curses spells and rituals, immortality, love interest ...
Time: 16th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.9
 819
Inugami (2001)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Akira, a teacher from Tokyo, has just arrived in a small rural town to begin his new job. Soon after arriving, he meets, and begins to fall for, Miki, a papermaker and part of a large and unusual family. When he learns of an ancient legend that the ...
Style: psychedelic, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, tense ...
Plot: incestuous sex, fall in love, ghost, curse, supernatural ability, supernatural, mysterious character, haunted by the past, social relations, curses spells and rituals, small town, family curse ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.5
 38K
Haven (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: FBI agent Audrey Parker arrives in the small town of Haven, Maine to solve a murder and soon discovers the town's many secrets—which also hold the key to unlocking the mysteries of her lost past.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, small town, female protagonist, investigation, fbi, surprising revelation, paranormal activity, paranormal, small town life, special agents, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
American Gothic (1995)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: American Gothic is an American horror series created by Shaun Cassidy and executive produced by Sam Raimi. The show first aired on CBS on September 22, 1995, and was canceled after a single season on July 11, 1996.
Style: gothic, scary, serious, suspenseful, dark fantasy ...
Plot: small town, supernatural, black magic, small town sheriff, family relations, supernatural power, blackmail, ghost, good versus evil, small town life, angel, suburbs ...
Time: 90s
Place: south carolina, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.5
 427K
Supernatural (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: When they were boys, Sam and Dean Winchester lost their mother to a mysterious and demonic supernatural force. Subsequently, their father raised them to be soldiers. He taught them about the paranormal evil that lives in the dark corners and on the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, monster, supernatural ability, good versus evil, demon, supernatural power, ghost, vampire, angel, creature, death, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.5
 13K
In Dreams (1999)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A suburban housewife learns that she has psychic connections to a serial killer, and can predict this person's motives through her dreams.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, scary, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, supernatural, mystery, kidnapping, investigation, supernatural ability, woman in danger, haunted by the past, hospital, female protagonist, suicide attempt ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
White Noise 2: The Light (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man's family brought back from the verge of death, he then discovers he can identify people who are about to die.
Style: realistic, serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: murder, ghost, precognition, destiny, suicide, supernatural, catastrophe, hopes, dealing with death, supernatural ability, crimes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 23K
Salem's Lot (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 200 min.
TV show
Story: Vampires are invading a small New England town. It's up to a novelist and a young horror fan to save it.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, small town, murder, adultery, supernatural, curse, mysterious character, missing person, mystery, curses spells and rituals, writers, good versus evil ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new england, usa, texas, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.0
 40K
Hemlock Grove (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: One cannot quench his all-consuming thirst. The other cannot tame the beast clawing its way out. In the sleepy Pennsylvania village of Hemlock Grove, two young men struggle to accept painful truths: about family, themselves, the mystery of the White ...
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: werewolf, sex with brother, small town, crimes, social relations, small town life, family secret, investigation, protagonist as suspect, brother sister sex, supernatural, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
666 Park Avenue (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: What would you do to have everything you desire? Step inside 666 Park Avenue, New York's most seductive address. We all have some burning needs, desires and ambitions. For the residents of The Drake, the premier apartment building on ...
Style: scary, gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, god or devil, wish come true, fear, nightmare, desire, obsession, good versus evil, neighbor, mysterious character, temptation, dream come true ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.3
 80K
The Strain (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A high concept thriller that tells the story of Dr. Ephraim Goodweather, the head of the Center for Disease Control Canary Team in New York City. He and his team are called upon to investigate a mysterious viral outbreak with hallmarks of an ancient ...
Style: scary, captivating, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, infected, good versus evil, survival, deadly virus, save the world, fate of humanity, chaos and mayhem, chaos, plague, supernatural, corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Kingdom Hospital (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 608 min.
TV show
Story: Stephen King's take on the masterpiece series by Lars von Trier. The story takes place in a hospital in Lewiston, Maine, built on the site of a Civil War-era mill fire in which many children died.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, hospital, mystery, psychic power, supernatural, mysterious character, losing-it hero, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, doctors and patients, supernatural power, civil war ...
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 6K
The Guardian (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The idyllic lives of Phil and Kate seem complete when they select the winsome young Camilla as a live-in nanny for their newborn child. But the lovely young Camilla s not what she appears to be.
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, slasher, atmospheric ...
Plot: nanny, supernatural, hidden identity, mysterious character, death, babies and infants, curses spells and rituals, sacrifice, witch, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.2
 120K
Penny Dreadful (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Some of literature's most terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray, and iconic figures from the novel Dracula are lurking in the darkest corners of Victorian London. Penny Dreadful is a frightening psychological thriller ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, scary, atmospheric, gothic horror ...
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, witch, victorian england, werewolf, psychotherapy, mysterious character, fear, black magic, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, frankenstein's monster ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1890s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Visitation (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In Antioch, the former Father Travis Jordan lost his faith on God three years ago when his beloved wife was murdered and the criminals never found. Suddenly, miracles happen in the little town: the son of the newcomer and veterinary Morgan Elliot ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, disturbing, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: small town, supernatural, murder, miraculous event, church, mysterious character, mystery, investigation, healing power, supernatural ability, redemption, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 3.4
 317
5 Souls (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When a disgraced architect awakens from a coma, he is confronted by an agent of evil with a proposition; kill five people to reconcile his life's misdeeds and live, or decline the offer and die. As he proceeds with his grim assignment and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: afterlife, murder, rivalry, uncover truth, mysterious character, moral dilemma, vigilantism, haunted by the past, crimes, supernatural, amateur detective, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Twilight Zone (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The Twilight Zone is a 2002 revival of Rod Serling's 1950/60s television series, The Twilight Zone. It aired for one season on the UPN network, with actor Forest Whitaker assuming Serling's role as narrator and on-screen host. The series ...
Style: twists and turns, atmospheric, serious, mind bending, stylized ...
Plot: surrealism, supernatural, supernatural power, trapped, adventure, investigation, mystery, paranormal phenomena, supernatural ability, totalitarianism, german, nazism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Are You Afraid of the Dark? is a joint Canadian-American horror/fantasy-themed anthology television series. The original series was a joint production between the Canadian company Cinar and the American company Nickelodeon. The show was filmed in ...
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids, horror for children
Plot: campfire story, supernatural, mischievous children, surrealism, ghost, forest, paranormal, youth, mystery, riddles and clues, escapades, alien encounter ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Woman in Black (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA, Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story follows a young lawyer, Arthur Kipps, who is ordered to travel to a remote village and sort out a recently deceased client’s papers. As he works alone in the client’s isolated house, Kipps begins to uncover tragic secrets, his unease ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, estate, isolation, curses spells and rituals, afterlife, supernatural, tragic event, loss of son, village, grief, curse ...
Time: victorian era, 20th century, edwardian era, 1910s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%