Movies like The Maid 2005

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The Maid (2005)
 5.9
 1K
The Maid (2005)
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, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, danger, 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: singapore, asia

Most similar movies to The Maid

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and atmospheric films with plots about ghost, supernatural, danger, murder, death, deadly and blood mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Maid: Evil Eyes (2005), Book of Blood (2009), The Unborn (2009), The Grudge (2004), The Unleashed (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.3
 696
Evil Eyes (2005)
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, surgery, afterlife, mystery, woman in danger, village, danger, supernatural, survival, parents and children, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, england, europe, hong kong, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Book of Blood (2009)
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending
Plot: afterlife, ghost, haunted house, kidnapping, murder, gory, college, paranormal, mystery, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 4.8
 46K
The Unborn (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young woman fights the spirit that is slowly taking possession of her.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, uncover truth, afterlife, haunted by the past, woman in danger, danger, revenge, twins, ghosts, death, brutality, rabbi ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.9
 128K
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: gothic, scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghost, murder, gory, vengeance, mystery, suicide, hospital, family curse, nurse, curse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sequel to the 2009 mezzo-mezzo supernatural horror purporting to be based on a true story in which a cancer-afflicted teen starts seeing things in the new Victorian house he and his family moved into.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, haunted house, family in danger, supernatural, parents and children, danger, police, barking dog, mother daughter relationship, beer, hallucination ...
Time: 1990s, contemporary, 21st century, year 1993
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 3.9
 268
The Unleashed (2011)
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: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, supernatural, danger, deadly, imaginary, possession, suicide by hanging, attic, house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.7
 4K
The Eye 2 (2004)
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, psychological
Plot: ghost, suicide attempt, pregnancy, overdose, supernatural ability, spirit, suicide, vengeance, supernatural, babies and infants, stalking, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Soul Survivors (2001)
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, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, college, hallucination, ghost, death, supernatural, drugs/alcohol, college life, gory, sole survivor, haunted by the past, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.9
 530
A Blood Pledge (2009)
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: supernatural, gore, suicide, ghost, friendship, deadly, rivalry, high school, youth, best friends, intrigue, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.8
 1K
Ouija Board (2004)
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, suspense ...
Plot: curse, ouija board, ghost, vengeance, village, danger, deadly, mute or deaf, curses spells and rituals, village life, rivalry, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Amityville Horror (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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: suspense, scary, rough, suspenseful, based on supposedly true story ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, danger, domestic disturbance, murder, family in danger, supernatural, parents and children, family problems, tortured to death, gory, mystery ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, long island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.4
 69K
The Uninvited (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Anna returns home after spending time in a psychiatric facility following her mother's tragic death and discovers that her mother's former nurse, Rachel, has moved into their house and become engaged to her father. Soon after she learns ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, bleak, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, family in danger, slasher, uncover truth, parents and children, family problems, siblings relations, danger, deadly, ghost, woman in danger, mistrust ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 1986
Place: new england, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.6
 1K
Voices (2007)
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: murder, high school, fencing, wedding party, gory, afterlife, crimes, danger, crime, deadly, mystery, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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: gothic, scary, suspenseful, serious, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: curse, demonic possession, dollhouse, supernatural, ghost, curses spells and rituals, stabbing, broken neck, murder of son, sibling relationship, danger, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.5
 870
Body (2007)
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, hypnosis, crimes, deadly, supernatural, mystery, ghost, riddles and clues, danger, dripping blood, medical student, shrimp ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Rule Number One (2008)
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, partners against crime, crime, danger, mystery, law enforcement, partners, supernatural, crimes, police detective, pistol, teacher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, hong kong, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.7
 3K
4bia (2008)
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, stewardess, drowning, black magic, curse, infidelity, vengeance, bullying, food poisoning, camping, confined, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer (2003)
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, haunted house, losing-it hero, mystery, mysterious character, supernatural ability, domestic disturbance, couple relations, dangerous attraction, infidelity, afterlife, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.5
 42K
Ouija (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of friends must confront their most terrifying fears when they awaken the dark powers of an ancient spirit board.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, surprise ending, bad ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, ouija board, ouija, swimming pool, spiritualism, teenager, danger, imaginary, suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.4
 112K
Annabelle (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: John Form has found the perfect gift for his expectant wife, Mia - a beautiful, rare vintage doll in a pure white wedding dress. But Mia's delight with Annabelle doesn't last long. On one horrific night, their home is invaded by members of ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, death, sacrifice, violence, evil doll, danger, toy comes to life, paranormal activity, family ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1970, year 1969
Place: california, usa, pasadena california, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.7
 5K
The Echo (2008)
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.9
 15K
Haunter (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A teenager is stuck in a time loop that is not quite the same each time. She must uncover the truth but her actions have consequences for herself and others.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, ghost, haunted house, supernatural, time loop, rescue, danger, youth, uncover truth, murder, seance, house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1985, year 1983
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
 11K
100 Feet (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After Marnie Watson kills her abusive husband in self-defense, she is condemned to house arrest... only to discover that the house is possessed by the enraged and violent spirit of her dead husband.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric
Plot: ghost, house arrest, murder, gory, isolation, vengeful ghost, woman in danger, confined, supernatural, vengeance, haunted by the past, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 5.3
 741
The Watch (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Cassie, a psych student, was kidnapped and traumatized as a child by a disturbed person. To exorcise her demons and to finish her thesis, she decides on an experiment in isolation, working at a secluded watch tower as a fire lookout. But once ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: in the woods, mind game, isolation, danger, manipulations, ghost, mystery, alone, psychological thriller, woman in danger, confined, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: haunted house, supernatural, parents and children, family in danger, danger, deadly, family relations, domestic disturbance, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, family problems, nightmare comes true ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.6
 449
Restless Souls (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young couple and their daughter move into a rambling old house. Soon, an increasingly alarming string of events and supernatural disturbances connects the house, and them, with a series of unsolved murders committed three years earlier. They are ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, couple relations, parent child relationship, mystery, couples, danger, family relations, fear, doctor, sacrifice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.7
 26K
The Eye (2002)
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, serious, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural ability, afterlife, hospital, ghost, blind girl, violinist, traffic jam, hanging, disfigurement, surgery, supernatural, blindness and impaired vision ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia, hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.5
 369K
The Conjuring (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse. Forced to confront a powerful entity, the Warrens find themselves caught in the most terrifying case of their lives.
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, psychological, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, danger, witch, paranormal activity, seance, riddles and clues, haunted by the past, investigation, death, exorcism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 21st century, contemporary, 1960s ...
Place: rhode island, new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A Near Death Experience (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ellie suffers a strong shock to discover that, after suffering a near-death experience, can hear voices from beyond. He soon realizes that it is a gift with which you can help others.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: ghost, murder, crimes, deadly, psychic power, fugitives, mystery, danger, flashback, sex, train
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.8
 12K
They (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After witnessing a horrific and traumatic event, Julia Lund, a graduate student in psychology, gradually comes to the realization that everything which scared her as a child could be real. And what's worse, it might be coming back to get her..
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: supernatural, nightmare, suicide, darkness, college, ghost, mentally unstable, serial killer, slasher, supernatural ability, mind game, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%