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The Tomb of Ligeia (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Story about a man haunted by the spirit of his dead wife and her effect on his second marriage.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious, mind bending, macabre, dark, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: black cat, cat, obsession, mystery, supernatural, estate, curses spells and rituals, tomb, haunted by the past, danger, deadly, ghost, mysterious character, obsessive quest, dangerous attraction, love and romance, couples, power relations, hypnosis, honeymoon, sneeze, fangs, fox hunt, exhumation, recluse ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: england

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and atmospheric films with plots about supernatural, danger, murder, deadly, ghost, death and obsession mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Tomb of Ligeia: The Woman in Black (2012), The Terror (1963), Presence of Mind (1999), The Tomb (2009), The Turn of the Screw (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Woman in Black (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, 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, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: ghost, estate, haunted house, supernatural, lawyer, isolation, curses spells and rituals, revenge, afterlife, vengeance, gothic horror, dead child ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.0
 6K
The Terror (1963)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Lieutenant Andre Duvalier has been accidentally separated from his regiment. He is wandering near the coast when he sees a young woman. He asks the road to Coldon, where he hopes to rejoin his regiment. But the woman doesn't answer, ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: ghost, castle, baron, haunted by the past, mystery, soldier, supernatural, palaces castles and temples, murder, mysterious character, supernatural ability, obsessive quest ...
Time: 19th century
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Presence of Mind (1999)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Henry James' classic tale of terror The Turn of the Screw receives yet another screen adaptation in this thriller shot in Spain. A young woman (Sadie Frost) is hired to serve as a governess for two children, Miles and Flora (Nilo Mur and Ella ...
Style: scary, stylized, serious, gothic, suspenseful ...
Plot: estate, haunted by the past, ghost, supernatural, mysterious character, haunted house, nanny, orphan, supernatural ability, mystery, afterlife, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, victorian, 20th century
Place: england, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 3.8
 1K
The Tomb (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Successful writer and scholar Jonathan Merrick falls under the spell of the irresistible, bewitchingly beautiful Ligeia. She's fighting a fatal illness and she will stop at nothing to defeat death, her one true enemy.
Style: gothic, scary, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful
Audience: date night
Plot: ghost, drugs/alcohol, estate, obsession, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, danger, supernatural, femme fatale, losing-it hero, obsessive quest, terminal illness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 40 years after the first haunting at Eel Marsh House, a group of children evacuated from WWII London arrive, awakening the house's darkest inhabitant.
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, estate, uncover truth, countryside, wartime life, danger, youth, death, hospital ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1941, year 1940
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Turn of the Screw (1999)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A governess put in charge of two young children begins to see the ghost of her dead predecessor.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: nanny, curses spells and rituals, ghost, losing-it hero, mystery, master and servant, mischievous children, mysterious character, supernatural ability, domestic disturbance, couple relations, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Tales of Terror (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Three stories adapted from the work of Edgar Allen Poe: 1) A man and his daughter are reunited, but the blame for the death of his wife hangs over them, unresolved. 2) A derelict challenges the local wine-tasting champion to a competition, but ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, murder, reincarnation, wine, ghost, tomb, cat, spider, buried alive, hypnotist, vase, anthology ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.8
 6K
Gothic (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The year is 1816. A sprawling villa in Switzerland is the setting for a stormy night of madness. On this night of the "Haunted Summer," five famous friends gather around an ancient skull to conjure up their darkest fears. Poets Lord ...
Style: gothic, surreal, psychological, scary, psychedelic ...
Plot: mystery, mind game, seance, ghost, supernatural, surrealism, insanity, cult, drugs, hallucination, demons, brutality ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 6.5
 116K
Crimson Peak (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds… and ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, estate, supernatural, murder, greed, love, brother sister incest, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship, supernatural ability, incest ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.6
 304
The Matrimony (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A woman finds the key to a room in the attic that her husband forbids her from entering. When she opens the door, she is confronted with the haunting existence of the woman her husband refuses to forget.
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Plot: ghost, murder, supernatural ability, love triangle, supernatural romance, true love, afterlife, reincarnation, danger, deadly, love and romance, supernatural ...
Time: 20s, 20th century
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Pit and the Pendulum (1961)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Francis Barnard goes to Spain, when he hears his sister Elizabeth has died. Her husband Nicholas Medina, the son of the most brutal torturer of the Spanish Inquisition, tells him she has died of a blood disease, but Francis finds this hard to ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Plot: insanity, buried alive, gothic horror, castle, spanish inquisition, secret door, investigation, vengeance, supernatural, torturer, inquisition, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century, 14th century, middle ages, 1500s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.0
 88K
Hellraiser (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Larry and his wife, Julia move into an old house and discover a hideous creature - the man's half-brother, who is also the woman's former lover - hiding upstairs. Having lost his earthly body to a trio of S&M demons, the Cenobites, ...
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, bloody, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, demon, murder, gory, vengeance, danger, dangerous attraction, monster, blood, death, adultery, demons ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.2
 6K
Haunted (1995)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Professor David Ash exposes false spiritulists and mediums. He is invited to Edbrook to resolve the fears and torments within its secretive family. Soon after arriving Ash begins to doubt his own senses, and watching the strange behaviour of its ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, murder, ghost, mystery, nanny, family, investigation, mysterious character, doubt, professor, secret ...
Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Turn of the Screw (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman is hired by a wealthy but sinister man to tutor his two children at the family's isolated estate. When the woman gets there, she finds that the two children are not quite what they seem to be--in fact, they are possessed by the ...
Style: serious, mind bending, suspenseful, scary, psychological
Plot: ghost, obsession, gory, estate, nanny, curses spells and rituals, isolation, danger, youth, family relations, supernatural, understanding ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.0
 455
House of Usher (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Victor Reynolds arrives at the notorious House of Usher, whereupon he is greeted by old acquaintances Roderick and Madeline Usher and their servant, Markus. As Victor uncovers more about the history of the house and the disappearances of those that ...
Style: gothic, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: estate, ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, danger, man in underwear, male in bathtub, bisexual man, dead bird, old friends, man wearing a towel, trenchcoat ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.9
 23K
The Innocents (1961)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young governess for two children becomes convinced that the house and grounds are haunted.
Style: gothic, bleak, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, afterlife, ghost, governess, estate, orphan, nanny, ghost story, mystery, danger, deadly ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1800s, 1890s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, stylized, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: ghost, burned alive, mansion, necronomicon, gothic horror, fireplace, grave robber, secret passage, revenge, murder, possession, attempted rape ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: new england, dungeon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.0
 3K
Sweeney Todd (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A BBC adaptation of the Victorian "penny dreadful" tale of 18th century "demon barber" Sweeney Todd, of Fleet Street, who cuts the throats of unsuspecting clients in his London shop.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, cannibalism, obsession, crime, murderous pair, vengeance, mind game, haunted by the past, crimes, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 19th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.8
 3K
Trauma (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Awaking from a coma to discover his wife has been killed in a car accident, Ben's world may as well have come to an end. A few weeks later, Ben's out of hospital and, attempting to start a new life, he moves home and is befriended by a ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: hospital, obsession, ghost, mysterious character, serial killer, mystery, supernatural ability, dealing with death, investigation, mind game, haunted by the past, murder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.3
 40K
Don't Look Now (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After Laura and John Baxter lose their only child in a horrible drowning, they are greeted by strange sightings of her throughout their everyday lives. When two old ladies approach them in Italy with news that their daughter may still be alive, it ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, surreal, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted by the past, grieving, ladder, mental illness, hallucination, psychic, architecture, hospital, gondola, mystery, drowning ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 7K
Spiral (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a small town in Japan, Kirie comes upon her boyfriend's father silently videotaping a snail. Later, the mans obsession with spirals becomes more and more bizarre, ending in his suicide in a washing machine which turn his body into a spiral. ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Plot: obsession, small town, death, supernatural ability, school, supernatural, laundromat, village, small town life, mystery, woman in danger, psychopath ...
Place: medical school, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Doctor and the Devils (1985)
Genre: Horror, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Grave robbers supply a doctor with bodies to test on.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary ...
Plot: murder, hospital, slasher, investigation, serial murder, obsession, hotel, crime, rich and poor, bar, mutant, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, victorian, 1800s
Place: england, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Demons of the Mind (1972)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A physician discovers that two children are being kept virtually imprisoned in their house by their father. He investigates, and discovers a web of sex, incest and satanic possession.
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: castle, incest, secret, parents and children, gory, siblings relations, murder, violence, crimes, village, danger, estate ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Wyvern Mystery (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After precipitating the death of a tenant with whom he has been feuding, Squire Fairfield brings the dead man's young daughter to live in Wyvern Manor. Alice grows up thinking the squire is her kind benefactor, and falls in love with one of his ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Plot: secret, orphan, ghost, mysterious character, mystery, violence, supernatural ability, parents and children, afterlife, death in the family, family relations, supernatural ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Stonehearst Asylum (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A Harvard Medical School graduate takes a position at a mental institution and soon becomes obsessed with a female mental patient, but he has no idea of a recent and horrifying staffing change.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, twists and turns, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental illness, mental institution, doctors and patients, doctor patient relationship, insanity, uncover truth, infatuation, stolen identity, twists & turns, torture, psychiatrist, escape ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: england, medical school, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Nightcomers (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Prequel to the Henry James classic "Turn of the Screw" about the events leading up to the deaths of Peter Quint and Ms. Jessel, and the the slow corruption of the children in their care.
Style: disturbing, serious, gothic, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: bondage, ghost, evil, mansion, children, masochist, sex, murder, exploitation, obsession, sexual abuse, orphan ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Phantom of the Opera (1962)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Music, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The corrupt Lord Ambrose D'Arcy steals the life's work of the poor musical Professor Petry. In an attempt to stop the printing of music with D'Arcy's name on it, Petry breaks into the printing office and accidentally starts a ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: opera, opera house, kidnapping, murder, ghost, tragic hero, obsession, destructive relationship, music, unfulfilled love, woman in danger, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Tower of London (1962)
Genre: Drama, History, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The twisted Richard III is haunted by the ghosts of those he has murdered in his attempt to become the King of England.
Style: gothic, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: royal family, ghost, betrayal, obsession, head of state, rise and fall, royal court, deadly, state affairs, losing-it hero, political intrigue, dishonesty ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.8
 2K
The Hearse (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A schoolteacher moves into her deceased aunt’s house in a small Californian town, and is harassed by unfriendly locals and a mysterious hearse.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, small town, woman in danger, possession, occult, gory, mystery, danger, deadly, mentally unstable ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.8
 10K
Lost Souls (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A small group of Catholics led by an ailing priest believe that Satan intends to become man, just as God did in the person of Jesus. The writings of a possessed mental patient lead them to Peter Kelson, a writer who studies serial killers. They ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, futuristic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: incest, supernatural, supernatural ability, mystery, apocalypse, pedophilia, daughter, serial killer, curses spells and rituals, danger, deadly, clergy ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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