Movies like Nightlight

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Nightlight (2015)
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Nightlight (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five friends play a game in a "mysterious" forest with a long history as a beacon for troubled young people contemplating suicide.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, slasher
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mystery killer, ghost, suicide, forest, found footage, ghost story, buddies, youth, dog, game, violence, murder, chase, secret, high school, monster, illness, paranormal, underground, dead teenager, supernatural, friends, teenage life, teenager, demon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Nightlight

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and suspense films with plots about danger, ghost, supernatural, deadly, murder, violence and graphic violence mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Nightlight: Kill Katie Malone (2010), Abandoned Mine (2012), A Haunting at Silver Falls (2013), A Haunting in Cawdor (2015), I Am ZoZo (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Kill Katie Malone (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: College students and best friends Ginger Matheson, Jim Duncan, and Kyle "Dixie" Canning, pool their cash to buy a "ghost" in an online auction. The three think it's all a goof, but once they open up the antique box to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, supernatural, buddies, ghost, murder, paranormal, afterlife, best friend, vengeful ghost, friends, youth, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Abandoned Mine (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five school friends seek adventure on Halloween night in an abandoned, haunted mine, only to find to their horror that the ghostly rumors may be true as they fight for survival.
Style: scary, tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, supernatural, ghost, paranormal activity, sacrifice, survival, youth, adventurer, confined, trapped, redneck, found footage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Haunting at Silver Falls (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A small town is haunted by the twin daughters of a wrongfully convicted man. Young Jordan is sent down the path to who the real killer is only to find the killer is very close to her.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, scenic
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, serial killer, psychological torture, youth, nightmare, twins, supernatural, justice, orphan, crimes, friendship, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
A Haunting in Cawdor (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this tense tale of psychological terror, Vivian Miller (Young) is a young twenties woman who’s serving out her jail sentence at a work release program in the Midwest. Her 90 days of probation takes her to The Cawdor Theater, a dilapidated ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: ghost, woman, haunted house, supernatural ability, deadly creature, characters in danger, spirit, murder, good versus evil, vengeance, found footage, evil ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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I Am ZoZo (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 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, suspenseful, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: halloween, ouija board, supernatural, ghost, paranormal, spirit, curses spells and rituals, buddies, death, violence, murder, found footage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Knock Knock 2 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: On the night before Halloween, four friends decided to go on a self made tour of famous Hollywood murders and celebrity haunted houses. The tour led them to a house known as 1666. They have been missing ever since.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, haunted house, supernatural, survival, hollywood, confined, ghost, isolation, halloween, legends and myths, friends, missing person ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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The Chosen (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a child-stealing demon attaches itself to a little girl, her family is thrust into a battle against time in order to save the girl and send the demon back to hell.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, race against time, saving a life, demon, death, violence, child in peril, girl, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Amityville: The Awakening (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Belle, her little sister, and her comatose twin brother move into a new house with their single mother Joan in order to save money to help pay for her brother's expensive healthcare. But when strange phenomena begin to occur in the house ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, coma, mystery, investigation, found footage, ghost, nightmare, sister sister relationship, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1965, year 1974
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Haunting of Cellblock 11 (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of ghost hunters must up their game to compete in the competitive world of paranormal TV shows, leading them to a truly haunted prison with a grisly past that proves to be more than they bargained for.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, tense ...
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, prison, rivalry, captivity, frame up, found footage, amateur detective, crimes, golden years, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Entity (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 1998, thirty four unidentified bodies were found in shallow graves in a remote Siberian forest. After subsequent investigations, no official explanation by the Russian authorities was ever offered about the circumstances of the deaths.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, tense ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, forest, investigation, uncover truth, confined, isolation, found footage, tv show, survival, violence, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Dark House (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A troupe of actors hired for a haunted house attraction soon find that they are working in a true house of horror.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, serious, slasher
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, haunted by the past, isolation, fear, psychotherapy, murder, supernatural being, androids and robots, trapped in a building, ghost, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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The Forest (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: By taking her own life in the infamous Suicide Forest of Mount Fuji, a sexy American cover-girl supernaturally transforms into a demonic spirit to wreak a violent revenge, one by one, upon those who helped her ex-boyfriend leave her. .
Style: serious, scary, tense, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, vengeance, haunted by the past, supernatural, forest, urban legend, rivalry, violence, murder, fashion model, graphic violence, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, mount fuji, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Paranormal Prison (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A paranormal investigation YouTube channel is getting ready to shut down if they don't have a video that goes viral in time. In this last ditch attempt, a long-time mystery is solved.
Style: scary, psychotronic, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, found footage, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature, investigation, rescue, chase, peril, supernatural power, friendship, paranormal phenomena, team ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Greystone Park (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In October 2009, the filmmakers went into an abandoned psychiatric hospital to explore the 'haunted' institution, famous for its radical treatment of patients with mental illness. Electroshock, insulin therapy, and lobotomies were ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: ghost, found footage, haunted house, supernatural, mental institution, uncover truth, mental illness, ghost story, hospital, abandoned hospital, life is a bitch, doll ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
YellowBrickRoad (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the Fall of 1940, the entire population of Friar, New Hampshire walked together up a winding mountain trail and into the wilderness. Without warning, they left behind everything: their homes, their clothes, and their money. The only clue where ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious, slasher ...
Plot: forest, wilderness, mystery, urban legend, missing person, survival, haunted by the past, obsession, escapades, social relations, small town, small town life ...
Time: 1940s, contemporary, 21st century, year 1940, year 2008 ...
Place: new hampshire, new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Woods Have Eyes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of young campers wander into the backwoods of upstate New York to see if Cappy's Cabin--a place they think exists only in urban legend--is real, they find themselves in a twisted game of predator and prey as night begins to fall. ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, forest, supernatural, crimes, survival, psychopath, isolation, revenge, lost in the woods, camping, decapitation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Detention (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of high school students are sent to Detention. Abandoned and locked in, images of Ghosts appear as they attempt to escape, only to find themselves connected to a past horrific death and made responsible for it with their lives.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Plot: ghost, confined, supernatural, school, youth, teenage life, high school life, isolation, prank, high school, detention, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Madison County (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of college kids travel to a small, mountain town called Madison County to interview the author of a tell-all book on the accounts of several grisly murders that happened there. But when the kids get to Madison County, the author is no where ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspense, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, forest, uncover truth, murder, violence, redneck, masked killer, graphic violence, serial murder, danger, deadly, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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XII (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A man found guilty of a crime against a minor is released from prison and returns to get revenge on the jury who sent him there.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, crimes, strong violent content, serial killer, violence, murder, masked killer, chase, escaped prisoner, comeback, killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Hold Your Breath (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: There is an old wives' tale that you should hold your breath when passing by a cemetery lest an evil spirit rejected by both heaven and hell gets inside of you when you inhale. Someone in a carload of college kids on holiday doesn't hold ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, possession, prison, urban legend, youth, human host, redneck, electric chair, serial killer, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 50s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Pray for Morning (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Looking for a night of thrills, eight friends roam the abandoned Royal Crescent Hotel, where five students were murdered more than 20 years ago. When they discover a severed hand, they conjure up a evil spirit and unleash its bloody wrath. To ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, hotel, survival, supernatural, captivity, mystery, isolation, murder, riddles and clues, crimes, destiny, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Intermedio (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Under the border leading into Mexico, within a labyrinth of caves, a deadly presence haunts all who enter. For four friends on an expedition, the caverns become an underground graveyard as the tortured ghosts prey upon them, one by one.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: cave, ghost, hostage, supernatural, deadly creature, friendship, survival, violence, teenager, tunnel, female nudity, beauty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, latin america, texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.2
 3K
Dark Summer (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Follows the tale of a 17-year-old on house arrest for the summer. When his mother is away on business, a horrifying incident occurs, followed by an even more terrifying presence in the house.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, macabre, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, teenage life, youth, isolation, teenage protagonist, stalker, ghost, seance, villainess, house arrest, suicide, evil woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Nobody Gets Out Alive (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of college students escape their troubled lives but only to find themselves fighting for their lives from a revenge seeking mad man.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, forest, survival, strong violent content, rivalry, youth, friendship, vengeance, teenager, camp, escapades, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Deep in the Darkness (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Michael Cayle thought leaving the chaotic lifestyle of New York City behind for the quiet, small town of Ashborough would bring his family closer together. Soon after arriving, however, he discovers the town's deepest secret: a terrifying ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: small town, deadly creature, family relations, survival, creature, forest, showdown, resistance, violence, rivalry, ghost, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Amityville Harvest (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While staying at an aging manor to research its liquor-smuggling history, Christina and her documentary video team interview their spooky host Vincent—but no one can capture his image or voice on video. After shocking dreams and bloody encounters, ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Plot: murder, friends, chase, creature, peril, rescue, death, paranormal, friendship, deadly creature, fear, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.7
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The Harvesting (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: To escape their marital problems, a young family travels from the city to spend the summer in Amish Country where a malevolent presence grips them. They soon discover that they were brought there for a reason and they must break free before the ...
Style: scary, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: ghost, amish, peril, demon, paranormal phenomena, violence, paranormal, paranormal investigation, characters in danger, death, curses spells and rituals, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.5
 2K
The Butcher (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A tragic car accident in the middle of nowhere finds six stranded college students fighting for their lives after making a horrifying discovery in a remote farmhouse in director Edward Gorsuch's rural frightener. With no place to run and no ...
Style: slasher, suspense, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, youth, rivalry, stalking, killer, farmhouse, redneck, car accident, high society, chase, forest, car ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 2.8
 570
Animus (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Hoping to find proof of the paranormal, five film students set out to document the legendary Copper Queen Hospital. But as the sun goes down, they experience something far worse than they ever could have imagined and they find themselves pursued by ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: psychopath, ghost, supernatural, riddles and clues, found footage, hospital, danger, gory, deadly, gore, blood
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.8
 718
Killing Ariel (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One night, a female demon attacks Rick, a contentedly married man. Under the spell of the demon, he takes a beautiful young woman, Ariel, off to an isolated house for a weekend fling. There, bizarre and frightening things happen, and accidentally ...
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: dangerous attraction, femme fatale, supernatural, demon, crimes, couples, isolation, dishonesty, murder, curses spells and rituals, psychiatric ward, succubus ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%