Movies like The Maid 2005

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The Maid
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Singapore
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alone for the first time and away from her family in rural Philippines, Rosa Dimaano arrives in the cosmopolitan city state of Singapore to work as a maid. Her employers Mr and Mrs Teo runs a Chinese Teochew dialect opera troupe takes well to their new domestic help. So do their mentally disabled son, Ah Soon. In Chinese superstition, the seventh month of the lunar calendar is regarded as the month when the gates of hell open for forsaken spirits to walk the earth for 30 days. Unknown to Rosa, she arrives on the eve and her hell is about to begin.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, gothic, sinister, surprise ending, suspense
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, danger, supernatural, deadly, master and servant, afterlife, vengeful ghost, chinese opera, hearing noises, ritual murder, hospitality, disabled person, dead woman on ground, evil woman, bus accident, altar, cosmetics, mysterious past, fright, deeply disturbed person, strange person, fiend, evil power ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, singapore
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The Orphanage
Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Spain
105 min.
 7.5
Noroi: The Curse
Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Japan
115 min.
 7.0
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Most similar movies to The Maid

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about ghost, supernatural, danger, deadly, death, murder and blood mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Maid: Evil Eyes (2005), Voices (2007), The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer (2003), 4bia (2008), Book of Blood (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Evil Eyes
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: On a day of solar eclipse, five year old, Naina, loses her eyesight and her parents in a road accident in London. Twenty years later, she is bestowed with the gift of sight thanks to the marvels of modern science. Her period of darkness is over; or ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, psychological
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, afterlife, woman in danger, mystery, village, danger, supernatural, survival, parents and children, curses spells and rituals, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, england, europe, hong kong, london
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Voices
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young woman tries to escape what seems to be a curse that is killing members of her family one by one.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: afterlife, gory, murder, crimes, danger, crime, deadly, mystery, wedding party, high school, fencing, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, seoul, south korea
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System:   83%
    User:   70%
 
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: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, psychological
Plot: ghost, losing-it hero, mystery, mysterious character, supernatural ability, domestic disturbance, couple relations, haunted house, dangerous attraction, infidelity, afterlife, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa
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System:   67%
    User:   71%
 
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4bia
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 120 min.
Story: 4bia or Phobia (Thai: สี่แพร่ง or See Prang) is a Horror Anthology. The first segment, "Happiness" is about a lonely girl who corresponded with a stranger over hand phone text messaging and soon discovered something strange ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, vengeance, confined, danger, mystery, supernatural, drowning, black magic, curse, curses spells and rituals, destiny, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   63%
 
Book of Blood
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on the wraparound story penned by Clive Barker in the author's "Books of Blood" collection, the story centers on a paranormal expert who, while investigating a gruesome slaying, finds a house that is at the intersection of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending
Plot: afterlife, ghost, gory, college, haunted house, mystery, crimes, danger, deadly, kidnapping, murder, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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    User:   76%
 
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Body
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Chon is suffering from having bad times while sleeping. He tries not to sleep because he's scared of a girl in his nightmares. In the dreams, the girl screams for help before she is cruelly killed. Ae, Chon's sister is worried about the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, psychological ...
Plot: murder, crimes, deadly, supernatural, mystery, ghost, riddles and clues, danger, hypnosis, vengeful ghost, brother sister relationship, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand
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System:   59%
    User:   64%
 
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Ouija Board
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Yu-jin and her blind mother move to a small village from Seoul. On her first day at the new school, Yu-jin gets picked on by her classmates. Along with other victims of hatred, Yu-jin puts a curse on the four girls tormenting them through a Ouija ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, sinister ...
Plot: vengeance, danger, village, ghost, deadly, mute or deaf, ouija board, curse, curses spells and rituals, village life, rivalry, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
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System:   59%
    User:   67%
 
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Rule Number One
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Singapore, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rookie Sergeant Lee is injured in a shoot-out and is assigned to the dubious-sounding Miscellaneous Affairs Department (MAD). There, he is paired up with Inspector Wong, a jaded and alcoholic veteran who explains that MAD’s role is to answer ...
Style: serious, scary, tense, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, crime, partners against crime, danger, mystery, law enforcement, partners, supernatural, crimes, police detective, mass suicide, stabbed in the face ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, hong kong, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   48%
 
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The Eye
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Singapore
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A blind girl gets a cornea transplant so that she would be able to see again. However, she got more than what she bargained for when she realised she could even see ghosts. And some of these ghosts are down right unfriendly. So she embarks on a ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, tense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: hospital, supernatural, afterlife, blindness, death, ghost, ghosts, suicide, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, doctors, stylish ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, hong kong, thailand, japan
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System:   57%
    User:   54%
 
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The Eye 2
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Singapore
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pregnant Joey (Shu Qi) teeters on the brink of madness after several fruitless suicide attempts. She's the unwilling recipient of an influx of shadowy images that haunt her pervasively. In an attempt to quell this disturbing phenomenon, she ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, psychological
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, vengeance, supernatural, suicide attempt, babies and infants, pregnancy, stalking, siblings relations, afterlife, reincarnation, spirit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   63%
 
Noroi: The Curse
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A documentary filmmaker explores seemingly unrelated paranormal incidents connected by the legend of an ancient demon called the "kagutaba."
Style: disturbing, serious, scary, tense, dark
Plot: ghost, investigation, uncover truth, disappearance, found footage, danger, curses spells and rituals, mystery, deadly, occult, demon, curse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   57%
 
Dorothy Mills
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When a gloomy, God-fearing island community is rocked by the murder of a young child, a psychologist is called in to examine Dorothy Mills, the teenager accused of the crime. Despite the villagers' resistance, the therapist soon suspects that ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, psychological
Plot: ghost, mystery, supernatural ability, village, domestic disturbance, island, psychiatrist, afterlife, mental illness, suicide, deadly, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   61%
 
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The Unleashed
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Madison Kennard, a troubled woman dealing with her dark past, must venture home after an 8 year absence following her mothers death. Almost instantly after her return, Madison must cope with the haunting memories of a childhood best forgotten. ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, supernatural, danger, deadly, imaginary, forest, attic, house, suicide by hanging ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   46%
 
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The Faith of Anna Waters
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Singapore, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When young and successful reporter Jamie finds out that her sister has died in mysterious circumstances, she travels to Singapore to uncover the truth. There, she discovers multiple deaths linked to her sister's and must join forces with her ...
Style: demonic
Plot: loss of wife, american abroad, skull, pentagram, supernatural power, hanged child, laptop, exorcist, exorcism, paranormal, e mail, evil spirit ...
Place: singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   53%
 
White: The Melody of the Curse
Genre: Horror, Music, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Pop band Pink Dolls emerges to stardom after releasing a remake of “White,” written by an anonymous composer. The more popular the members become, however, the more they become torn by jealousy and rivalries. But as the girls each take turns to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending, suspense ...
Plot: music, music band, rising to stardom, showbiz, danger, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, ghost, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, ambition, idol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   43%
 
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The Matrimony
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: serious, suspenseful, gothic, realistic, scary ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, love triangle, supernatural romance, true love, murder, afterlife, reincarnation, danger, deadly, love and romance, supernatural ...
Time: 20s, 20th century
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   57%
 
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A Blood Pledge
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Strange rumors start to spread at the catholic girls’ high school after Unjoo committed suicide one night. Unjoo’s younger sister Jung-un who attends the same school gets suspicious about Unjoo’s death. After persistent investigation, Jung-un ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly, supernatural, rivalry, high school, youth, ghost, best friends, gore, suicide, intrigue, friendship, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   53%
 
Haunted Village
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A salt storehouse near the sea may be haunted. A penniless ex-con dies a gristly death in a house he can ill afford. The detectives assigned the case are Min, newly reinstated after a suspension, and Lee, a new transfer from forensics. Min has ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, serial killer, mystery, afterlife, crimes, crime, deadly, law enforcement, investigation, murder, supernatural, sexual abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   55%
 
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One Missed Call 2
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Japan, the daycare teacher Kyoko Okudera is convinced by her colleague and friend Madoka to visit her boyfriend Naoto Sakurai in the restaurant where he works instead of studying as planned. When the owner Mr. Wang answers his daughter's ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, gory, restaurant, supernatural ability, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, mystery, woman in danger, crimes, danger, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, taiwan, japan, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   49%
 
Soul Survivors
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A female collage co-ed freshman who was involved in a fatal car crash discovers she may not have survived the tragedy after all when she becomes caught between the world of the living and the dead A sort of limbo state of being between both the real ...
Style: scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, death, drugs/alcohol, college, gory, college life, haunted by the past, goth, sexualized violence, alternate reality, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   41%
 
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Ghost Lake
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rebecca Haster blames herself for the death of her parents and decides to spend sometime alone in the lakeside cottage of her parents in Rushford Lake. She meets Stan James on the road and gives a lift to the stranger. Later they become friends, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, offbeat, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, resort, zombie, lake or river, mystery, small town, dealing with death, family in danger, danger, deadly, isolation, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   47%
    User:   38%
 
Sin-de-rel-la
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Though having never once in her life seen her father, Hyun-soo has never felt his absense, as there is a perfect mother for her. Her mother is also a renowned plastic surgeon, so she is never lonely, surrounded by girls who want beauty consultations ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, gory, doctors and patients, mystery, parents and children, chaos and mayhem, deadly, best friend, bus stop, darkroom, swimming pool, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   40%
 
Whispering Corridors
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: While investigating the school files, the frightened teacher Mrs. Park startles and calls the young teacher Eun-young Hur, telling her that the deceased Jin-ju Jang is back. The line dies and Mrs. Park is attacked and killed by a ghost. On the next ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, high school, friendship, supernatural ability, school, vengeance, boarding school, supernatural romance, afterlife, boarding school life, teenage life, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: korea, asia
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System:   45%
    User:   44%
 
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The Dark
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Isle Of Man, UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Adèle and her daughter Sarah are traveling on the Welsh coastline to see her husband James when Sarah disappears. A different but similar looking girl appears who says she died in a past time. Adèle tries to discover what happened to her daughter ...
Style: serious, gloomy, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: ghost, small town, mysterious character, mystery, parents and children, afterlife, death in the family, missing person, haunted by the past, suicide, secret, child abuse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: wales
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System:   45%
    User:   50%
 
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Atrocious
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending, dark
Plot: supernatural, amateur detective, gory, domestic disturbance, countryside, siblings relations, danger, family in danger, farm, estate, deadly, found footage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   39%
 
 7.5
 134K
The Orphanage
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman brings her family back to her childhood home, which used to be an orphanage, intent on reopening it. Before long, her son starts to communicate with a new invisible friend.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, tense, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, mystery, childhood, imaginary friend, death, adoption, ghost, children, ghosts, haunted by the past, dark fantasy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   50%
 
 5.9
 128K
The Grudge
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, gory, vengeance, murder, ghost, mystery, suicide, family curse, hospital, death, ghosts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
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System:   43%
    User:   39%
 
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Uninvited
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Impaired by amnesia, Jeong-won (Shin-yang Park) can't remember his youth -- until he meets Yeon (Ji-hyun Jun), a psychic who may be able to uncover his past. After witnessing the horrific deaths of children, both share dreamlike visions of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, losing-it hero, mentally unstable, suburbs, dealing with death, domestic disturbance, afterlife, death in the family, family in danger, missing child, woman in danger, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   37%
 

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Ghost
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Manjeet Khosla lives with her widowed mom in Bombay, India. She gets married, gives birth to a son, and separates from her spouse. She goes to live on the 12th floor of an apartment building. Thereafter, she has an affair with Sanjay Thakkar, who is ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending
Plot: ghost, deadly, mentally unstable, bollywood, cons and scams, crimes, danger, love and romance, family problems, supernatural, skyscraper, psychic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
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System:   41%
    User:   34%
 
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The Echo
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bobby Reynolds is released on probation from Rikers and moves to the old apartment in East Village, New York, where his lonely mother lived and passed away. He finds a job as mechanic at the Houston Auto Repair shop owned by the supportive Hector ...
Style: serious, scary, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, gory, domestic disturbance, chaos and mayhem, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, parents and children, riddles and clues, danger, family problems, supernatural, grudge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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System:   41%
    User:   36%
 
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