Movies like The Visit

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The Visit (2015)
 6.2
 103K
The Visit (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The terrifying story of a brother and sister who are sent to their grandparents' remote Pennsylvania farm for a weeklong trip. Once the children discover that the elderly couple is involved in something deeply disturbing, they see their chances of getting back home are growing smaller every day.
Style: suspenseful, twist ending, dark humor, surprise ending, semi serious, humorous, gothic, fairy tale, no music, scary ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: kids in trouble, elderly, danger, siblings relations, murder, farm, family relations, found footage, farmhouse, oven, diaper, hide and seek, basement, parents and children, violence, children, single parent, snow, grandmother granddaughter relationship, grandfather granddaughter relationship, single mother, sibling relationship, grandparents, curses spells and rituals, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa

Most similar movies to The Visit

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and suspense films with plots about supernatural, danger, mentor, death, catastrophe, dialogue and storytelling mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Visit: Housebound (2014), Mercy (2014), The Village (2004), The Ward (2010), Split (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.8
 30K
Housebound (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Kylie Bucknell is sentenced to home detention, she's forced to come to terms with her unsociable behaviour, her blabbering mother and a hostile spirit who seems less than happy about the new living arrangement.
Style: scary, dark humor, suspenseful, semi serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, plot twist, exploding head, woman in danger, parents and children, small town, supernatural, mystery, confined, family relations, family in danger, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new zealand
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100%
 5.0
 4K
Mercy (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A single mom and her two boys help take care of their grandmother with mystical powers
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious
Plot: supernatural, elderly, golden years, imaginary, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, family relations, supernatural ability, single parent, mother son relationship, spell ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.5
 225K
The Village (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a willful young man tries to venture beyond his sequestered Pennsylvania hamlet, his actions set off a chain of chilling incidents that will alter the community forever.
Style: surprise ending, captivating, atmospheric, romantic, psychological ...
Plot: isolation, village life, mysterious place, blind character, secret, forest, village, plot twist, mystery, fear, creature, uncover truth ...
Time: 19th century, 2000s, 1890s, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 38K
The Ward (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A thriller centered on an institutionalized young woman who becomes terrorized by a ghost.
Style: surprise ending, scary, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: mental institution, supernatural, doctors and patients, isolation, mental illness, ghost, danger, confined, murder, dissociative identity disorder, disappearance, nurse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1960s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 362K
Split (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Though Kevin has evidenced 23 personalities to his trusted psychiatrist, Dr. Fletcher, there remains one still submerged who is set to materialize and dominate all the others. Compelled to abduct three teenage girls led by the willful, observant ...
Style: twist ending, macabre, psychological, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: kidnapping, mental illness, serial killer, insanity, schizophrenia, violence, psycho, dissociative identity disorder, paranoia, survival, mercilessness, teenage girl ...
Time: 2010s
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
 313K
Signs (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A family living on a farm finds mysterious crop circles in their fields which suggests something more frightening to come.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, scary, enigmatic ...
Plot: farm, alien invasion, alien encounter, alien, loss of faith, ufo, single father, christianity, small town, priest, baseball, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, mexico, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 5K
Atrocious (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Quintanilla family was found dead in their country side house. Police reported the existence of 37 hours of recorded evidence. The family traveled to their old farm house, where they investigated about the Legend of the Girl in the Garraf woods. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, surprise ending, dark
Plot: supernatural, danger, murder, blood, family vacation, found footage, country house, family relations, ghost, estate, amateur detective, countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 20K
Jessabelle (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman recuperating at her father's run-down home after a tragic accident soon encounters a terrifying presence with a connection to her long-deceased mother.
Style: scary, twist ending, suspenseful, macabre, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, voodoo, supernatural, danger, ghost, nightmare, uncover truth, haunted by the past, disability, curses spells and rituals, sacrifice, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Goodnight Mommy (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the heat of the summer lays a lonesome house in the countryside where nine year old twin brothers await their mother’s return. When she comes home, bandaged after cosmetic surgery, nothing is like before and the children start to doubt whether ...
Style: psychological, tense, disturbing, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: countryside, twins, torture, mental illness, lake, punishment, priest, mask, cat, arson, brother brother relationship, fire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 36K
The Messengers (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the Solomons trade in the craziness of big-city life for the quiet of a North Dakota farm, little do they expect the nightmare that follows. Soon after arriving, teenage Jess (Kristen Stewart) and her younger brother see terrifying apparitions ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: haunted house, murder, ghost, supernatural, child murder, death threat, family in danger, mystery, uncover truth, haunted by the past, teenage life, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north dakota, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.8
 37K
The Forest (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in the Aokigahara Forest, a real-life place in Japan where people go to end their lives. Against this backdrop, a young American woman comes in search of her twin sister, who has mysteriously disappeared.
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, suspense, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, missing person, ghost, in the woods, family relations, suicide, hallucination, american abroad, violence, maggot, ghosts, haunted house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, mount fuji, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Jesse has been hearing terrifying sounds coming from his neighbor’s apartment, but when he turns on his camera and sets out to uncover their source, he encounters an ancient evil that won’t rest until it’s claimed his very ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, danger, found footage, demon, curses spells and rituals, haunted house, ghost, religions or cults, urban ghetto, imaginary, drugs/alcohol, parallel world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 80s
Place: california, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 30K
6 Souls (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A female forensic psychiatrist discovers that all of one of her patient's multiple personalities are murder victims. She will have to find out what's happening before her time is finished.
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: murder, split personality, supernatural, psychiatrist, mental illness, forest, catholicism, witch doctor, grave, fear, mentally unstable, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 1910s
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
 70K
Case 39 (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In her many years as a social worker, Emily Jenkins believes she has seen it all, until she meets 10-year-old Lilith and the girl's cruel parents. Emily's worst fears are confirmed when the parents try to harm the child, and so Emily ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, bleak, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: child abuse, supernatural, evil child, danger, mysterious character, demons, social worker, mental institution, uncover truth, murder, woman in danger, domestic disturbance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Paranormal Activity 4 (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It has been five years since the disappearance of Katie and Hunter, and a suburban family witness strange events in their neighborhood when a woman and a mysterious child move in.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary friend, tricycle, evil child, webcam, garage, levitation, poltergeist, neighbor neighbor relationship, bathtub, supernatural, haunted house, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006, year 2011
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.9
 250K
Insidious (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A family discovers that dark spirits have invaded their home after their son inexplicably falls into an endless sleep. When they reach out to a professional for help, they learn things are a lot more personal than they thought.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense, twist ending ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, parents and children, family in danger, parallel world, danger, demons, paranormal activity, curses spells and rituals, fear, psychic, nightmare ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 53K
The Possession (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young girl buys an antique box at a yard sale, unaware that inside the collectible lives a malicious ancient spirit. The girl's father teams with his ex-wife to find a way to end the curse upon their child.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, paranormal activity, family in danger, evil force, supernatural, ghost, family relations, ancient mystery, parents and children, possessed girl, curses spells and rituals, exorcism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Insidious: Chapter 3 (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A twisted new tale of terror begins for a teenage girl and her family, predating the haunting of the Lambert family in the earlier movies and revealing more mysteries of the otherworldly realm The Further.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, frightening ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, family in danger, danger, curses spells and rituals, domestic disturbance, imaginary, nightmare comes true, parents and children, family relations, deadly, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 4.8
 15K
The Grudge 3 (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jake, the sole survivor of The Grudge 2 massacre, is tortured by chilling visions of Kayako and Toshio that have led to his hospitalization. Jake's caretaker, Dr. Sullivan is determined to investigate his horrifying tales. She explores his ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, gothic, serious, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demonic possession, curse, dollhouse, supernatural, goth, slasher, murder, investigation, haunted by the past, intern, crimes, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.0
 173K
Orphan (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A married couple with a rocky past adopt 9-year old, Esther to fill the void created by a recently-stillborn baby. However, Esther is not quite who she seems.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: orphan, adoption, family in danger, manipulation, family problems, mysterious character, parents and children, domestic disturbance, life turned upside down, fear, deadly, insanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut, estonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.2
 18K
The Gallows (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: 20 years after a horrific accident during a small town school play, students at the school resurrect the failed show in a misguided attempt to honor the anniversary of the tragedy - but soon discover that some things are better left alone.
Style: scary, realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, slasher, murder, tragedy, hanging, found footage, gallows, youth, slasher killer, dead teenager, social relations, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 2010s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Haunting in Salem (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When the new sheriff of Salem, Massachusetts discovers that he is the victim of a centuries-old curse, he must protect his family from the vengeful ghosts that torment his home.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, drowning, curses spells and rituals, small town, supernatural, parents and children, imaginary, danger, family in danger, sex, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 130K
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, twists and turns, gothic, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, gory, vengeance, murder, suicide, mystery, ghosts, old woman, curse, nurse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Paranormal Activity 3 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In 1988, evil begins to terrorize young sisters Katie and Kristi for the first time when an invisible entity resides in their home.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, invisibility, paranormal activity, witch, found footage, haunted house, danger, ghost, mystery, curses spells and rituals, couple relations, haunted by the past ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.5
 3K
Barricade (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A father's quiet retreat to the woods with his two children turns into a fight for survival.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: isolation, survival, ghost, supernatural, in the woods, mystery, parents and children, forces of nature, confined, family in danger, danger, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Keep Watching (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A family imprisoned by intruders is forced to play a terrifying game of "Kill, Or Be Killed". As the night unfolds, the game's mysterious rules become clear, and the family realizes their nightmare is being streamed live to riveted ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, scary, realistic ...
Plot: home invasion, danger, family in danger, murder, deadly, confined, manipulations, isolation, psychopath, mind game, found footage, hidden camera ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 109K
The Strangers (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After returning from a wedding reception, a couple staying in an isolated vacation house receive a knock on the door in the mid-hours of the night. What ensues is a violent invasion by three strangers, their faces hidden behind masks. The couple ...
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: home invasion, hostages, slasher, murder, survival, psychological thriller, mysterious character, confined, serial killer, violence, torture, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2005
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
When a Stranger Calls (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Far away from the site of a gruesome murder, a teenager named Jill Johnson arrives at a luxurious home for a baby-sitting job. With the children fast asleep, she settles in for what she expects to be an ordinary evening. Soon, the ringing of a phone ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, survival, serial killer, mind game, crimes, psychopath, prank, stalking, danger, woman in danger, high school, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The New Daughter (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: John James is a writer; his wife has left him. He moves with his two middle-school children to an isolated house off a dirt road in South Carolina. The property has an Indian burial mound, which fascinates his daughter, Louisa, who's entering ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, disturbing, serious, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, single parent, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, life turned upside down, danger, family in danger, teenage girl, indian burial ground, domestic disturbance, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Using a special camera that can see spirits, a family must protect their daughter from an evil entity with a sinister plan.
Style: scary, tense, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: supernatural, demon, christmas, ghost, haunted house, found footage, couples, danger, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, terror, supernatural horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%