Movies and TV shows like Ghost Whisperer

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Ghost Whisperer (2005)
 6.4
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Ghost Whisperer
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Newlywed Melinda Gordon tries to help the dead communicate with loved ones, 'but sometimes the messages she receives are intense and confusing.' Most of Melinda's efforts involve resolving conflicts that are preventing the spirits from passing over. The sentimental drama is 'inspired by the work of medium James Van Praagh.'
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: psychic power, mysterious character, mystery, ghost, small town, afterlife, uncover truth, couples, investigation, reconciliation, missing person, murder, death, supernatural ability, dealing with death, supernatural, legal action, couple relations, life is a bitch, rivalry, unfulfillment, newlyweds, antique shop, overalls, strong female lead ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Sixth Sense
Drama, Mystery, Thriller
USA
107 min.
 8.1
Twin Peaks
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
USA
47 min.
 8.8
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Most similar movies to Ghost Whisperer

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, atmospheric and tense films and TV series with plots about supernatural, murder, mystery, danger, investigation, death and supernatural power mostly in Drama, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like Ghost Whisperer: The Listener (2009), Dead Silence (2007), Sleepy Hollow (2013), The Sixth Sense (1999), The Leftovers (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.8
 7K
The Listener
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Toby Logan is a highly skilled paramedic with a secret – he can read minds. Toby never really knew his parents and grew up in foster care, this coupled with his secret, which he shares with no one, has made him a bit of a loner. Until now, Toby ...
Style: emotional, serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, changing the past or future, urban, investigation, rescue, uncover truth, haunted by the past, paramedic, telepathy, danger, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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System:   95%
    User:   93%
 
 6.2
 76K
Dead Silence
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jamie returns to his hometown in search of answers to his wife's murder, which occurred after receiving a weird package containing a ventriloquist dummy named Billy, which may be linked to the legend of ventriloquist Mary Shaw. Destined to find ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, gothic, macabre, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: mystery, murder, ventriloquist, legend, ghost, doll, supernatural, gory, small town, investigation, haunted by the past, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   84%
    User:   70%
 
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 7.4
 54K
Sleepy Hollow
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Ichabod Crane is resurrected and pulled two and a half centuries through time to unravel a mystery that dates all the way back to the founding fathers.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, ghost, mystery, investigation, curses spells and rituals, danger, witchcraft, time travel, escapades, investigator, evidence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   82%
    User:   82%
 
 8.1
 805K
The Sixth Sense
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A psychological thriller about an eight year old boy named Cole Sear who believes he can see into the world of the dead. A child psychologist named Malcolm Crowe comes to Cole to help him deal with his problem, learning that he really can see ghosts ...
Style: psychological, surprise ending, suspense, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: psychology, psychiatrist, mystery, doctors and patients, afterlife, able to see the dead, supernatural, ghost, tragic event, redemption, supernatural ability, police investigation ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania
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System:   77%
    User:   63%
 
 8.3
 60K
The Leftovers
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When 2% of the world's population abruptly disappears without explanation, the world struggles to understand just what they're supposed to do about it. The drama series 'The Leftovers' is the story of the people who didn't ...
Style: serious, captivating, mind bending, twists and turns, surreal ...
Plot: small town sheriff, disappearance, missing person, haunted by the past, police chief, mystery, miraculous event, investigation, depression, religions or cults, life turned upside down, destiny ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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System:   71%
    User:   57%
 
 8.1
 710K
Gone Girl
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.
Style: tense, psychological, surprise ending, suspense, enigmatic ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: missing person, missing wife, mystery, investigation, disappearance, manipulation, obsession, police investigation, psychology, moral ambiguity, infidelity, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: missouri, usa, st. louis missouri, manhattan new york city
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System:   69%
    User:   79%
 
 7.0
 171K
Ghost
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Sam Wheat is a banker, Molly Jensen is an artist, and the two are madly in love. However, when Sam is murdered by his friend and corrupt business partner Carl Bruner over a shady business deal, he is left to roam the earth as a powerless spirit. ...
Style: sentimental, touching, romantic, sweet, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: ghost, afterlife, romance, love, supernatural, murder, betrayal, love story, unlikely couple, impossible love, life & death, supernatural romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   62%
 
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 7.4
 295K
Sleepy Hollow
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: New York detective Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate a series of mysterious deaths in which the victims are found beheaded. But the locals believe the culprit to be none other than the ghost of the legendary Headless Horseman.
Style: gothic, scary, dark, surreal, fairy tale ...
Plot: mystery, investigation, small town, gory, supernatural, horseman, witch, murder, ghost, revenge, uncover truth, romance ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1790s, 1700s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   72%
 
 7.5
 47K
Wayward Pines
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Imagine the perfect American town... beautiful homes, manicured lawns, children playing safely in the streets. Now imagine never being able to leave. You have no communication with the outside world. You think you're going insane. You must be ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, mind bending, captivating
Plot: investigation, adaptation, danger, apocalypse, small town, society, transformation, family relations, crimes, multiple storylines, beast, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   70%
 
What Lies Beneath
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Claire Spencer starts hearing ghostly voices and seeing spooky images, she wonders if an otherworldly spirit is trying to contact her. All the while, her husband tries to reassure her by telling her it's all in her head. But as Claire ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, murder, couple relations, twists & turns, secrets, woman in danger, missing girl, psychology, investigation, betrayal, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   53%
 
American Horror Story
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: American Horror Story is an anthology horror drama series.
Style: scary, surreal, atmospheric, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, fear, haunted house, death, anthology, family in danger, ghost, couple relations, sadism, serial killer, nun, mental institution ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 20th century, 21st century, year 1964 ...
Place: los angeles, massachusetts, new orleans, usa, north carolina ...
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System:   62%
    User:   71%
 
 8.8
 143K
Twin Peaks
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: The body of Laura Palmer is washed up on a beach near the small Washington state town of Twin Peaks. FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper is called in to investigate her strange demise only to uncover a web of mystery that ultimately leads him deep into ...
Style: surreal, twists and turns, psychological, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: crime, investigation, murder, special agents, mystery, who done it, supernatural, paranormal investigation, murder mystery, agent, mysterious character, manipulations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s, year 1989
Place: usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   58%
 
 6.7
 57K
The Gift
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When a local woman disappears and the police can't seem to find any leads, her father turns to a poor young woman with psychic powers. Slowly she starts having visions of the woman chained and in a pond. Her visions lead to the body and the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, gloomy, twist ending ...
Plot: investigation, mystery, murder, crime, small town, death, mental illness, courtroom, violence, lawyer, missing person, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   49%
 
Movie in collections
 6.8
 17K
Salem's Lot
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 187 min.
Story: Vampires are invading a small New England town. It's up to a novelist and a young horror fan to save it.
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious, dark ...
Plot: vampire, small town, supernatural, murder, death, ghost, splatter, adaptation, mysterious character, mentor, blood, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new england, usa, texas, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   47%
 
 5.9
 67K
Premonition
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A depressed housewife who learns her husband was killed in a car accident the day previously, awakens the next morning to find him alive and well at home, and then awakens the day after to a world in which he is still dead.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending, mind bending ...
Plot: time travel, destiny, time loop, memory, death, life & death, starting over, alternate reality, dealing with death, catastrophe, memory loss, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   50%
 
Witches of East End
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on Melissa de la Cruz's best-selling novel, "Witches of East End" centers on the adventures of Joanna Beauchamp and her two adult daughters Freya and Ingrid -- both of whom unknowingly are their family's next generation of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, feel good
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: witch, supernatural ability, immortality, siblings relations, spell, magic, family relations, supernatural, danger, deadly, family reunited, evil force ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   57%
 
One Missed Call
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan, USA, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Several people start receiving voice-mails from their future selves -- messages which include the date, time, and some of the details of their deaths.
Style: scary, suspenseful, mind bending, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, mystery, uncover truth, mobile phone, death, destiny, cowardliness, hospital, investigation, sms, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   45%
 
 7.6
 301K
The Others
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Grace is a religious woman who lives in an old house kept dark because her two children, Anne and Nicholas, have a rare sensitivity to light. When the family begins to suspect the house is haunted, Grace fights to protect her children at any cost in ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, dark, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: afterlife, haunted house, uncover truth, filicide, losing-it hero, single parent, parents and children, life is a bitch, suicide, bad mother, master servant relationship, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: england, europe, english channel
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   67%
 
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 7.2
 20K
Salem
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set in the volatile world of 17th century Massachusetts, 'Salem' explores what really fueled the town's infamous witch trials and dares to uncover the dark, supernatural truth hiding behind the veil of this infamous period in American ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, stylized
Plot: witch, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, small town, society, uncover truth, love affair, wizards and magicians, religions or cults, danger, dishonesty, devil ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: new england, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   58%
 
 7.1
 3K
Happy Town
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The residents of Haplin, Minnesota - also known as "Happy Town" - have enjoyed an uneasy peace while haunted by a number of unsolved kidnappings. Now facing a disturbing new crime that brings unresolved fears to the surface, Haplin's ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, offbeat, tense, realistic ...
Plot: small town, crime, investigation, small town life, who done it, mystery, crimes, social relations, uncover truth, kidnapping, murder, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   46%
 
 7.1
 10K
The Returned
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A small town that is turned upside down when several local people, who have long been presumed dead, suddenly reappear; their presence creates both positive and negative consequences. As families are reunited, the lives of those who were left behind ...
Style: serious, mind bending, surreal, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: small town, miraculous event, mystery, small town life, supernatural, dealing with death, uncover truth, resurrection, parents and children, afterlife, life turned upside down, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   67%
 
 7.7
 223K
Gone Baby Gone
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When 4 year old Amanda McCready disappears from her home and the police make little headway in solving the case, the girl's aunt, Beatrice McCready hires two private detectives, Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro. The detectives freely admit that ...
Style: realistic, tense, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: investigation, kidnapping, private detective, conspiracy, crime, murder, mystery, police, violence, corruption, morality, moral ambiguity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   51%
 
Dark Night of the Scarecrow
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bubba, an intellectually disabled man, is falsely accused of attacking a young girl. Disguised as a scarecrow, he hides in a cornfield, only to be hunted down and shot by four vigilante men. After they are acquitted due to lack of evidence, the men ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, serious
Plot: scarecrow, vengeance, mystery, legal action, murder, small town, false accusation, lynch mob, farmer, injustice, righting the wronged, mentally challenged ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   56%
 
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The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Set at the turn of the century, this is the tale of Ellen Rimbauer who just received this mysterious mansion as a wedding gift from her new husband...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychological
Plot: ghost, losing-it hero, mysterious character, mystery, supernatural ability, domestic disturbance, couple relations, haunted house, dangerous attraction, infidelity, afterlife, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   100%
 
 9.0
 402K
True Detective
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: An American anthology police detective series utilizing multiple timelines in which investigations seem to unearth personal and professional secrets of those involved, both within or outside the law.
Style: serious, clever, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: police investigation, partners against crime, police detective, murder, crimes, partners, who done it, law enforcement, uncover truth, investigation, crime, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, california
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System:   50%
    User:   59%
 
 8.5
 333K
Supernatural
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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, serious, scary, suspense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, good versus evil, obsessive quest, ghost, monster, brother brother relationship, vampire, curses spells and rituals, demon, danger, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1983, year 1958, year 1978 ...
Place: usa, arizona
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System:   49%
    User:   41%
 
 6.8
 234K
1408
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man who specializes in debunking paranormal occurrences checks into the fabled room 1408 in the Dolphin Hotel. Soon after settling in, he confronts genuine terror.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: hotel, supernatural, survival, hotel room, insanity, isolation, haunted house, alternate reality, ghost, paranoia, death, afterlife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   48%
    User:   44%
 
 7.6
 150K
The Crow
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Exactly one year after young rock guitarist Eric Draven and his fiancée are brutally killed by a ruthless gang of criminals, Draven -- watched over by a hypnotic crow -- returns from the grave to exact revenge.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, exciting, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, vengeance, good versus evil, vigilante, afterlife, love, supernatural, back from the dead, murder, vigilantism, violence, justice ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: detroit
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System:   47%
    User:   54%
 

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 5.5
 12K
In Dreams
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, psychological, suspense, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, mystery, supernatural, murder, vengeance, insanity, psychiatrist, hospital, dreams, psychology, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s
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System:   46%
    User:   47%
 
 7.6
 526
Haunted
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Haunted is an American television program first aired in September 2002 on UPN. The program, which was filmed in Vancouver, was canceled in November 2002 due to low ratings. As a result, only seven of the completed episodes were aired. However, all ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Plot: ghost, private detective, mystery, supernatural ability, investigation, crimes, supernatural, uncover truth, afterlife, psychic power, private investigator, missing child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   50%
 
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