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Evil Words (2003)
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Evil Words (2003)
Original name: Sur le seuil
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller, Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: One day, for no apparent reason, a cop kills 11 children. The same day, horror novelist Thomas Roy tries to commit suicide after cutting his fingers. At first glance, nothing seems to link the two events – until Dr. Paul Lacasse, a disillusioned psychiatrist, takes over the case. Prompted by his colleague Jeanne, a fan of Thomas Roy, Dr. Lacasse investigates the writer’s past. Hounded by a gossip columnist, Dr. Lacasse uncovers a series of troubling facts that bolster his convictions about the case. As he tries to reassemble the pieces of the puzzle in order to better treat the famous writer, Dr. Lacasse is dragged further and further into a series of events, with terrifying consequences.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, investigation, uncover truth, crimes, doctors and patients, gory, paranormal, supernatural power, murder, amputation, urban, power relations, killer, paranormal phenomena, hospital, psycho killer, psychopathic killer
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, montreal

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and suspense films with plots about murder, supernatural, crimes, ghost, deadly, danger and uncover truth mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Evil Words: Entity (2013), 11:11 (2004), Awakened (2013), Death of a Ghost Hunter (2007), Living Death (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Entity (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Eugene, a man dealing with the tragedy of his family's death by living at the vacation cabin that they last stayed, discovers he's completely snowbound. During Eugene's desperate attempts to dig himself out, he discovers he's not ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, danger, in the woods, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, fear, catholic priest
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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11:11 (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Eighteen years after the murder of her parents, Sara Tobias searches for the meaning of the numbers '11:11' that was scratched in blood beside her mother's body. Following three sudden murders, supernatural events are unleashed as she ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
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Awakened (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Samantha believes that her father murdered her mother. In her exhausting search for the truth about her young mother's untimely death 14 years earlier, Samantha receives help from beyond the grave.
Style: twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, uncover truth, investigation, murder, haunted by the past, crimes, mystery, parents and children, small town, small town life, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Death of a Ghost Hunter (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Renowned "ghost hunter", Carter Simms is paid to conduct a paranormal investigation of a supposedly haunted house. Along with a cameraman, a reporter, and a spiritual advocate, she embarks on a three night journey into terror.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: ghost, haunted house, murder, supernatural, investigation, afterlife, uncover truth, haunted by the past, deadly, journalism, danger, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
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Living Death (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Torture is the ultimate seduction when Victor, a powerful and dangerous millionaire, discovers that his beautiful wife Elizabeth (Kristy Swanson) is having a steamy affair with his best friend. And when the lovers' risky plan to get rid of him ...
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious, slasher ...
Plot: psychopath, obsession, vengeance, torture chamber, deadly, supernatural, crime gone awry, betrayal, gory, family problems, uncover truth, murder ...
Time: contemporary
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69%
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Hayride 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The end of one journey only marks the beginning of another as Detective Loomis returns to uncover the truth behind the Legend of Pitchfork.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, uncover truth, law enforcement, deadly, violence spree, crimes, strong violent content, legend, killer, violence, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alabama
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67%
 3.2
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House of Bad (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Yearning to break free from their sordid pasts, three sisters unite for a simple plan: steal enough drugs to set themselves up for a new life. But when the eldest sister Teig decides they're going to hide out in their old, abandoned family ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Devil's Hand (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Five young Amish girls accused of being Satan's children must fight for their lives when their devout community elders insist they be "cleansed" before turning 18.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, suspense
Plot: uncover truth, missing person, supernatural, religions or cults, woman in danger, crimes, social relations, society, life is a bitch, village, murder, possession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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I Am ZoZo (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: I Am ZoZo is a psychological thriller about five young people who play with a Ouija board on Halloween and attract the attention of a malevolent demon. The film is based on real experiences with an ancient and malevolent spirit called ZoZo that ...
Style: scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful, suspense ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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59%
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Methodic (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Methodic tells the story of a boy who becomes demonically possessed by an ominous presence known as "The Dollman". Forced to obey his dark half, the boy ultimately murders his parents on his birthday and is sentenced to a life under a ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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57%
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Dark Souls (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Norway, France
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, mind bending ...
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The River King (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, suspense, disturbing
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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53%
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The Tomb (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Based on a story by the master of outrageous horror, H.P. Lovecraft, this bloodcurdling film introduces the "Puppetmaster." Imprisoning a group of people in a living hell of darkness and death the Puppetmaster controls the fate of each ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
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Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, tense ...
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The Legend of Lucy Keyes (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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5 Souls (2013)
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Duration: 79 min.
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Vampire Clan (2002)
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Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
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Bloody Mary (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, bleak, suspense
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Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Entity (2012)
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Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
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Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Strange rumors start to spread at the catholic girls’ high school after Unjoo committed suicide one night. Unjoo’s younger sister Jung-un who attends the same school gets suspicious about Unjoo’s death. After persistent investigation, Jung-un ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
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Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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36%
Drowning Ghost (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
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Sanatorium (2013)
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Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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