Movies like Possessed 2009

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Possessed (2009)
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Possessed (2009)
Original name: 불신지옥
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When 13-year-old So-Jin disappears, her elder sister Hee-Jin returns to the apartment of their religious-maniac mother. Tae-Hwan, a cop, who reluctantly has to take the case seriously is confronted with more and more suicides that are difficult to explain rationally. And why does the skeptical Hee-Jin, who keeps having gruesome encounters with suicides, have to keep coughing?
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary, mind bending, realistic, psychotronic, asian horror
Plot: missing person, mystery, police investigation, ghost, supernatural, track down, danger, deadly, life turned upside down, family problems, death in the family, suicide, religious fanatic, mysterious death, mother daughter relationship, teenage life, crimes, missing child, religions or cults, who done it, law enforcement, religion, investigation, christianity, church ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea

Most similar movies to Possessed

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and mind bending films with plots about deadly, danger, mystery, supernatural, crimes, ghost and murder mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Possessed: The Victim (2006), Killer Toon (2013), The Levenger Tapes (2013), Raaz: The Mystery Continues (2009), The Village of Shadows (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Victim (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ting, an actress for murder illustration is hired to simulate a real-life murder case of Min, a former Miss Thailand who was brutally killed.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, mind bending, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, ghost, mind game, serial killer, police investigation, supernatural, psychopath, obsession, false accusation, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.4
 2K
Killer Toon (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A series of murders resembling Ji-yoon’s horror webcomic drawings occur and detective Ki-chul unravels the terrifying truth of the comics himself.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, suspense ...
Plot: police investigation, supernatural, dark secret, murder mystery, woman in danger, ghost, strange person, danger, deadly, murder, serial killer, sadism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
The Levenger Tapes (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Detectives in a remote town pore through every frame of a troubling tape to find the whereabouts of three missing college students. The chilling footage becomes more and more disturbing when the students come upon the bloody dress of an 8-year-old ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, suspense
Plot: missing person, police investigation, danger, deadly, wilderness, supernatural, found footage, survival, death, violence, law enforcement, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Raaz: The Mystery Continues (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A beautiful lady turns up in an architect's masterpiece.When he founds that she is real, he realizes that she is haunted and hunted by the reasons they have to find out
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, crimes, danger, stalking, mentally unstable, mystery, mysterious character, supernatural ability, deadly, painter, party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Village of Shadows (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When Lucas Frantz invites his friends to visit his hometown Village de Ruiflec, they head in two cars to spend the weekend. The driver Hugo Kerimba, Marion Valeyre, Stan and his girlfriend Katia Brezinsky follows the car of Lucas, David Fontana, his ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: village, mystery, danger, supernatural, deadly, buddies, crimes, estrangement, missing person, survival, trapped, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.2
 608
Alone (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Experience the fear as you're sucked into the disturbed mind of Alex. Tormented by harrowing voices of the past Alex searches for the one girl who can silence the horror of a tortured soul. As the quest becomes darker and more sinister ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Plot: police detective, woman in danger, serial killer, crimes, deadly, mentally unstable, psychopath, mystery, danger, stalking, law enforcement, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.4
 2K
Retribution (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A detective investigates a series of murders. A possible serial killer might be on a rampage, since they all are in the same vicinity and by the same method, but as the evidence points toward the detective as the prime suspect, a ghost in red ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, scary, tense ...
Plot: police investigation, ghost, serial killer, murder, uncover truth, psychopath, mysterious character, mystery, supernatural, track down, mind game, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.5
 3K
Ghost (2003)
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending
Plot: ghost, deadly, danger, supernatural, family problems, bollywood, supernatural power, supernatural horror, husband wife relationship, love and romance, mentally unstable, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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8213: Gacy House (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of paranormal investigators enter the abandoned home of paedophile and serial killer John Gacy, hoping to find evidence of paranormal activity. Upon entering the house they set-up cameras throughout the abandoned house while going room to ...
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful, dark ...
Plot: serial killer, ghost, danger, investigation, crime, crimes, supernatural, deadly, frame up, paranormal activity, murder, found footage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Under the Salt (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A series of murders leads Commander Trujillo to Santa Rosa de la Sal a town close to a salt mine, where he meets Victor Zepeda - a lonely teenager who works in his father's funeral home and spends his free time making crude animated horror ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, mortician, murder, uncover truth, teenage life, police investigation, youth, gory, who done it, deadly, mystery, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Haunted Village (2006)
Genre: Horror, 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: suspenseful, serious, suspense, enigmatic, mind bending ...
Plot: investigation, murder, serial killer, mystery, afterlife, law enforcement, danger, crimes, supernatural, rivalry, sexual abuse, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seoul, korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 2.9
 775
13th Child (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: People are being killed by someone or something using superhuman strength. A clever DA Assistant is sent to investigate. Is this just a way to commit the perfect murder or will the legend of the Jersey Devil prove to be true?
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, mystery, demon, danger, deadly, gory, law enforcement, brutality, rescue, escapades, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Sin-de-rel-la (2006)
Genre: Horror, 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, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, darkroom, mystery, obsession, legends and myths, deadly, supernatural, family problems, family relations, murder, nightmare, best friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.8
 672
Furnace (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A ghost story taking place at a maximum security prison. A detective (Michael Paré ) is called to investigate a string of unexplained deaths as the prisoners fear for their lives.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: danger, mystery, ghost, prison, murder, confined, crimes, supernatural, rivalry, deadly, investigation, evil spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Hangman's Curse (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Bullying students are becoming deathly ill after screaming the name of a legendary ghost. What's to blame? An exotic illness? An illicit drug? Or is it the supernatural? The clues are few and time is running out for the students of Rogers High ...
Style: suspenseful, enigmatic, rough, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens, horror for children
Plot: high school, ghost, curse, secret mission, urban legend, teen suicide, investigation, supernatural, uncover truth, haunted by the past, mystery, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Somebody Help Me (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The screenplay centers on characters Brendan Young and Darryl Jennings who take a trip to the Lake Arrowhead with a group of college friends to celebrate Young's girlfriend's birthday. One-by-one the coeds begin disappearing until a ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough
Plot: mystery, supernatural, slasher, survival, gory, danger, confined, deadly, captivity, isolation, in the woods, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Art of Dying (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Spain a young artist has gone missing, and a hardened detective takes on the case. Six friends become the focus of the investigation, being pressured for their knowledge of the artist's whereabouts. They all deny involvement, and soon they ...
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: secret identity, investigation, police detective, danger, murder, amateur detective, mystery, crimes, friendship, vengeance, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.6
 438
The Unborn (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on an urban legend that became the talk of the town in the year 2000. The story begins when Por wakes up in hospital, after being brutally beaten by a drug dealer, to find herself going to give birth. Frightened and confused, Por ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, surreal, mind bending
Plot: hospital, ghost, afterlife, mystery, supernatural, mysterious character, memory loss, family problems, woman in danger, deadly, supernatural ability, mentally unstable ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 2.9
 102
Toe Tags (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: The high rent district of Valley Creek apartments, seems to be a magnet for beautiful people....those who can afford to live there. But the rent has just gone up and it is costing residents their lives.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, scary, serious ...
Plot: murder, investigation, law enforcement, race against time, deadly, amateur detective, mystery, crimes, serial killer, apartment building, crime, dead woman on bed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The House at the End of Time (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of Dulce, a mother who has encounters with apparitions inside her old house. She must decipher a mystery that could trigger a prophecy: the death of her family.
Style: suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, suspense, serious ...
Plot: haunted by the past, haunted house, family in danger, supernatural, murder, danger, mystery, ghost, dealing with death, deadly, crimes, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.2
 4K
Fear Island (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five students on spring break meet at a secluded island cabin for a weekend getaway. Stranded on the island they become the prey of a mysterious killer who seems bent on revenge for something the friends have done.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: island, danger, mystery, riddles and clues, deadly, vengeance, unknown killer, stranded, characters killed one by one, ship, stowaway, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.6
 7K
From Within (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The residents of a small American town begin to die one-by-one apparently by suicide...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, vengeance, mystery, social misfits, supernatural, deadly, society, youth, danger, social relations, teenage life, afterlife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
 5K
Phone (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Soon after Ji-won gets a new cell phone, her friend's young daughter, Yeong-ju, puts it to her ear and immediately begins screaming in terror. When other strange things start happening in connection with the phone, Ji-Won does some ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, suspense, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, journalism, cell phone, investigation, supernatural, mystery, haunted by the past, obsession, evil spirit, mentally unstable, teenage life, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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They're Watching Us (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Horror
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Norberto Lopez Amado's They're Watching Us is about a cop who becomes obsessed with a case. Juan (Carmelo Gomez) is ordered to head up an investigation concerning a businessman who has been missing for almost three years. The officer who ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, scary ...
Plot: missing person, police investigation, family relations, supernatural, uncover truth, police detective, danger, law enforcement, ghost, deadly, mental institution, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 625
The Hideout (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: scary, psychological, mind bending, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hopes, mystery, uncover truth, haunted by the past, danger, deadly, investigation, haunted house, crimes, mentally unstable, estate, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, minnesota, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.3
 3K
They Wait (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jason and his wife, Sarah, leave their adopted home of Shanghai and travel to Vancouver, British Columbia, for his uncle's funeral, staying with his Aunt Mei. Already disoriented, Jason and Sarah are unnerved when their son, Sam, begins seeing ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, scary, serious, asian horror
Plot: ghost, death in the family, murder, couples, mystery, haunted by the past, parents and children, supernatural ability, danger, life is a bitch, supernatural, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.7
 2K
Blood Curse (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Portugal
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An urban family inherits an old country house located in a small village. Upon their arrival they try to adapt to the new lifestyle, but they soon learn that the village is overshadowed by superstition and mysterious folklore. As they are plagued by ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary
Plot: mystery, ghost, supernatural, family problems, family in crisis, danger, deadly, clergy, village, curses spells and rituals, haunted house, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Spider Forest (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A recently widowed TV producer is drawn to an isolated cabin in a mysterious woods. KANG Min regains his consciousness 14 days after brain surgery following a mysterious accident he had in the forest. Shockingly enough, the first thing he says is ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: forest, murder, ghost, mystery, supernatural, uncover truth, violent death, haunted by the past, danger, deadly, police investigation, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.5
 945
Find Me (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Before boxes are unpacked in their new home, newlyweds Tim and Emily, find themselves playing a very creepy game of hide and seek with a vengeful spirit.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: danger, rivalry, haunted by the past, vengeance, ghost, supernatural, riddles and clues, mystery, haunted house, woman in danger, indoor, pursuit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, ghost, danger, psychic power, crimes, deadly, serial killer, talking to the dead, new neighbor, death, mystery, fugitives ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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