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Something Evil (1972)
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Something Evil (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A young couple moves into a farmhouse in rural Pennsylvania. What they don't know is that there is an unseen presence in the house, and that it wants to take possession of the wife.
Style: scary, tense, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: family relations, farm, haunted house, farmhouse, possession, ghost, pregnancy, youth, supernatural, couple relations, reincarnation, supernatural ability, parents and children, good versus evil, mentally unstable, love affair, babies and infants, danger, family problems, family in danger, couples, curses spells and rituals, losing-it hero, estate, gory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania

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Most similar movies to Something Evil

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and psychotronic films with plots about supernatural, danger, ghost, deadly, curses spells and rituals, haunted house and supernatural power mostly in Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Something Evil: Amityville Dollhouse (1996), Amityville 3-D (1983), Amityville II: The Possession (1982), The Amityville Horror (1979), Amityville: It's About Time (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Amityville Dollhouse (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dollhouse that is a replica of the infamous Amityville haunted house is given to a little girl. Soon after, all sorts of horrible unexplained accidents start to happen. The family must work together to fight off the terrifying evil that has ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, occult, supernatural, supernatural ability, missing child, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, danger, family problems, dollhouse, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Amityville 3-D (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: To debunk the Amityville house's infamous reputation and take advantage of a rock-bottom asking price, skeptical journalist John Baxter buys the place and settles in to write his first novel. But as soon as the ink on the deed has dried, people ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, cult film, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, burned alive, supernatural, island, domestic disturbance, rivalry, strong violent content, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Amityville II: The Possession (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Lutz family have managed to flee their home with their lives intact, but before them, another family lived in this house and were caught up in the original evil who weren't so lucky...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: incest, haunted house, demon, dysfunctional family, family relations, demonic possession, church, exorcism, house, evil, abusive father, child abuse ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Amityville Horror (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: George Lutz and his wife Kathleen, move into their Long Island dream house with their children only for their lives to be turned into a hellish nightmare. The legacy of a murder committed in the house gradually affects the family and a priest is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, murder, family in danger, paranormal, indian burial ground, haunted, danger, mystery, deadly, family problems ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975, year 1974
Place: long island, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Amityville: It's About Time (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an old clock arrives at home as a gift, strange things begin to happen. The family that proudly assigned a privileged place to the clock in the living room, is unaware that this thing is a link to an old and evil house...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, gory, deadly, supernatural ability, parents and children, murder, danger, suburbs ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Sharon's Baby (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman gives birth to a baby, but this is no ordinary little tyke. The child is seemingly possessed by the spirit of a freak dwarf who the mother once spurned. Cue a spate of strange deaths, the one common factor being the presence of a baby in ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, babies and infants, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, family in danger, deadly, rivalry, curse, demon, stripper, imaginary ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Amityville Horror (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is terrorized by demonic forces after moving into a home that was the site of a grisly mass-murder.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, danger, supernatural, murder, domestic disturbance, family in danger, family relations, parents and children, family problems, gory, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, 70s
Place: usa, new york, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Dark Circles (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When new parents Alex and Penny retreat from the city and move into a place outside town, the stress and massive sleep-deprivation caused by their infant has both of them seeing things in the house that may or may not exist. Persistent sightings of ...
Style: scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, countryside, couples, danger, isolation, exorcism, paranormal investigation, family in danger, death, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
And Now the Screaming Starts! (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the late 18th century, two newlyweds move into the stately mansion of husband Charles Fengriffen. The bride, Catherine, falls victim to a curse placed by a wronged servant on the Fengriffen family and all its descendants.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, woman in danger, curse, haunted by the past, danger, family in danger, afterlife, gory, palaces castles and temples, domestic disturbance ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Abby (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a minister's wife becomes posessed by Eshu, the Nigerian god of sexuality, an exorcist is called in to drive the evil spirit away.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, scary, psychotronic
Plot: bar, supernatural, good versus evil, mentally unstable, clergy, starting over, losing-it hero, reincarnation, curses spells and rituals, corporate crimes, cons and scams, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: nigeria, africa, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The House of Seven Corpses (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A director is filming on location in a house where seven murders were committed. The caretaker warns them not to mess with things they do not understand (the murders were occult related), but the director wants to be as authentic as possible and has ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, filmmaking, haunted house, ghost, zombie, estate, curses spells and rituals, danger, deadly, supernatural power, film within a film, actor ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Beyond the Door II (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A couple is terrorized in their new house haunted by the vengeful ghost of the woman's former husband who possesses her young son.
Style: atmospheric, mind bending, suspenseful, serious, surreal ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, child in peril, vengeance, losing-it hero, mysterious character, danger, supernatural, haunted by the past, parents and children, mental illness, family relations ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.8
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The Visitors (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Frank, Sara and their two children have recently moved into the house of their dreams on the countryside. Frank is disturbed by mysterious sounds and somebody tears down the wallpaper from the walls. He contacts a ghost-hunter, Allan, to find out ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: haunted house, family in danger, attic, family relations, ghost, danger, parents and children, countryside, estate, supernatural, spirit, isolation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Out of the Dark (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates, Colombia, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple and their daughter moves to Colombia to take over a family manufacturing plant, only to realize their new home is haunted.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, dark, sinister
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, family in danger, danger, family problems, family relations, parents and children, couples, legends and myths, graphic violence, child in peril ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Turkish Exorcist (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Turkey
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Şeytan is a Turkish remake of the classic horror film The Exorcist. 12 year-old Gul becomes possessed by Satan after experimenting with a Ouija board. A troubled psychiatrist and an experienced exorcist become the girl's only hope for ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious, scary ...
Plot: demonic possession, exorcist, exorcism, rivalry, unfulfillment, family relations, religions or cults, child in peril, clergy, youth, curses spells and rituals, parents and children ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.5
 526
Born (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Mary Elizabeth goes to bed alone one night, still a twenty one year old virgin, and wakes up the next morning pregnant. Possessed by the demon fetus growing within her womb, Mary Elizabeth obeys her homicidal cravings to kill, for the sake of her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak, serious ...
Plot: religions or cults, danger, supernatural, pregnancy, gory, supernatural ability, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, slasher, deadly, mentally unstable, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Satan's Playground (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: SATAN'S PLAYGROUND is a supernatural shocker chronicling a family's spine-tingling odyssey in New Jersey's legendary Pine Barrens region. En route to a wilderness camping retreat, their car inexplicably breaks down. As darkness falls, ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, surreal, serious
Plot: dysfunctional family, ghost, danger, serial killer, supernatural ability, supernatural, isolation, survival, psychopath, legends and myths, siblings relations, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, europe, usa, texas, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 1.8
 1K
12/12/12 (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When baby Sebastian is born on 12/12/12 everyone around him starts to die. Soon, his mother realizes that her son is the spawn of Hell.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: prophecy, murder, supernatural ability, destiny, parents and children, babies and infants, danger, good versus evil, supernatural, birth, antichrist, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Fertile Ground (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Emily and Nate Weaver leave the city for the rural comfort of Nate’s ancestral home in the country. Once there, Emily is plagued by horrifying visions and haunted by the ghosts inhabiting their isolated new home. When Nate’s behavior undergoes a ...
Style: gothic, scary, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: pregnancy, ghost, husband wife relationship, haunted house, danger, couple relations, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, nudity (full frontal - brief), female protagonist, hallucination, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1950s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: usa, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Amityville Haunting (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This movie is a 'found-footage' film about the Benson family who move in to the infamous house where the DeFeo family were murdered in the 1970s over 30 years earlier. Things start happening to anyone who visits this house, and whoever ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, dark, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, danger, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, supernatural, deadly, violence, husband wife relationship, murder, fear, mysterious death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
6 Degrees of Hell (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six individuals are caught up in a supernatural perfect storm as an evil lays claim to one of them while threatening to tear apart the soul of a small Pennsylvania town.
Style: serious, suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, afterlife, danger, deadly, crimes, hotel, possession, halloween, evil, supernatural power, psychic
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A young couple inherits an old mansion inhabited by small demon-like creatures who are determined to make the wife one of their own.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: old house, haunted house, ghost, inheritance, danger, supernatural ability, demon, curses spells and rituals, creature, dark past, locked room, fireplace ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Cadaverella (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Cinder knew her life was over when her father came home from a business trip with a new wife and her 2 daughters when she was only 6. When her father dies soon afterwards, she pretty much has to care for herself, as her stepmother whittles away her ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: danger, escapades, good versus evil, crimes, race against time, deadly, rivalry, psychopath, afterlife, parents and children, vengeance, reincarnation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Death Bed: The Bed That Eats (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: At the edge of a grand estate, near a crumbling old mansion lies a strange stone building with just a single room. In the room there lies a bed. Born of demonic power, the bed seeks the flesh, blood and life essence of unwary travelers… Three ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, gothic, atmospheric ...
Plot: estate, supernatural, afterlife, family in danger, supernatural ability, criminal heroes, curses spells and rituals, demon, evil, animate object, bed, surrealism ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
An American Ghost Story (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Paul, an unemployed writer, decides to rent and live in a house that's rumored to be haunted, he puts his life and his relationships in grave danger as he obsessively attempts to get the story that will finally make his career.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary
Plot: ghost, haunted house, uncover truth, writer's life, danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, fear, deadly, violence, artists and showbiz
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 809
666: The Child (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A jet liner plummets from the sky and crashes into the earth. From the burning embers rises one lone survivor - a small boy! But the childless couple that adopts him will soon discover he is no helpless child, but rather something very powerful, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense
Plot: 666, supernatural ability, supernatural, danger, adoption, family in danger, orphan, deadly, parents and children, family relations, disorder, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.5
 477
The Unearthing (1994)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young, unwed, pregnant girl is made an offer she can't refuse. Marry a rich young man with a wealthy estate to please his dying mother, and she'll be well taken care of. What she doesn't know is the family has plans to sacrifice her ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: vampire, estate, haunted house, family relations, pregnancy, slasher, supernatural, danger, deadly, ghost, disability, in the woods ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.5
 2K
Dead Souls (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On his 18th birthday, Johnny finds out that he's come into an inheritance - and his family were a lot stranger than he ever knew...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: life turned upside down, uncover truth, mysterious character, supernatural, teenage life, ghost, starting over, family problems, danger, orphan, youth, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
To the Devil a Daughter (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An American occult novelist battles to save the soul of a young girl from a group of Satanists, led by an excommunicated priest, who plan on using her as the representative of the Devil on Earth.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: satanism, occult, supernatural, ritual, deal with the devil, demon, cult, curses spells and rituals, danger, woman in danger, supernatural ability, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Torture Chamber (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 13-year-old Jimmy Morgan is possessed by an evil too powerful to be exorcised by any religion. After escaping from a mental institution, Jimmy is back with a vengeance - and an army of children who follow his every murderous desire.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak, serious
Plot: evil, supernatural, reincarnation, family in danger, danger, mentally unstable, religions or cults, clergy, exorcism, vengeance, possession, hell ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%