Movies like The Legacy

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The Legacy (1978)
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The Legacy (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sam Elliott and Katharine Ross star as architects brought to a secluded estate by an eccentric millionaire. They and other guests become trapped, leading to a series of grisly deaths which point to a supernatural…
Style: scary, atmospheric, mind bending, serious, suspenseful, satanic, psychotronic
Plot: estate, cat, broken mirror, crimes, ghost, supernatural, afterlife, supernatural ability, murder, danger, curses spells and rituals, countryside, deadly, haunted house, domestic disturbance, satanist, dog, horse, demon, magic, motorcycle, violence, millionaire, death, male female relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, united kingdom

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Most similar movies to The Legacy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and atmospheric films with plots about supernatural, danger, ghost, curses spells and rituals, deadly, supernatural ability and murder mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like The Legacy: And Now the Screaming Starts! (1973), The Amityville Horror (1979), Amityville Dollhouse (1996), Death Bed: The Bed That Eats (1977), Daughters of Satan (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, afterlife, curse, haunted house, woman in danger, haunted by the past, danger, family in danger, gory, psychopath, vampire ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: england, europe
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95%
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, indian burial ground, supernatural, murder, family in danger, paranormal, haunted, reincarnation, danger, mystery, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975, year 1974
Place: long island, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Amityville Dollhouse (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 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, family problems, danger, paranormal phenomena, afterlife ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Death Bed: The Bed That Eats (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 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 horror, gothic ...
Plot: afterlife, estate, supernatural, family in danger, supernatural ability, criminal heroes, curses spells and rituals, demon, animate object, sadism, surrealism, ghost ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Daughters of Satan (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man buys a painting depicting witches being burned at the stake, one of whom bears an uncanny resemblance to his wife.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, talky ...
Plot: reincarnation, witch, cult, supernatural, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, ghost, danger, supernatural ability, burned alive, occult, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Witchouse II: Blood Coven (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When an old house in a small town is razed to make way for a shopping mall, the crew unearths four unmarked graves. A professor from a nearby university is asked to find out who the bodies are, but when she and her students arrive in town and begin ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, small town, ghost, murder, demon, escapades, vengeance, crimes, deadly, rivalry, danger, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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, supernatural ability, danger, parents and children, murder, deadly, suburbs ...
Time: 90s, year 1992, 1990s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Anna's Eve (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the dedicated social worker Anna Liu finds the boy Michael Duncan dreadfully murdered in the kitchen of his house and his mother Eve Duncan missing, she has a nervous breakdown. Eight months later, she is still recovering using pills and living ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, murder, family in danger, supernatural, missing child, custody, afterlife, family problems, amateur detective, domestic disturbance, deadly, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Virgin Witch (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Christine gets her big chance at modelling when she applies at Sybil Waite's agency. Together with Christine's sister Betty they go to a castle for the weekend for a photo shoot. Sybil has lured Christine to the castle for more than ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: occult, witch, witchcraft, exploitation, fashion, countryside, curses spells and rituals, danger, supernatural, palaces castles and temples, twins, model ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Innocents (1961)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young governess for two children becomes convinced that the house and grounds are haunted.
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, old mansion, haunted house, estate, child in peril, orphan, ghost, possession, governess, pursuit, hide and seek, mystery ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1800s, 1890s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Ghost of Mae Nak (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: Thailand
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Mak and Nak are a young couple who have just moved into their first home as a married couple. But the house they own has a history much older than them and spirits who won't rest until they get what they want. And this time, love won't ...
Style: rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, afterlife, family in danger, uncover truth, supernatural, mystery, danger, rivalry, deadly, haunted house, gory, family problems ...
Time: 19th century
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: slasher, surreal, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, serial killer, dysfunctional family, isolation, survival, psychopath, danger, supernatural, supernatural ability, destiny, teenage life, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, europe, usa, texas, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Born (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 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, slasher, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: religions or cults, danger, supernatural, pregnancy, gory, supernatural ability, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, mentally unstable, deadly, demon, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Unnamable II: The Statement of Randolph Carter (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A creature of demonic nature, too hideous to have a name, once again terrorizes the college kids that summoned it.
Style: serious, mind bending, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: ghost, demon, graphic violence, curses spells and rituals, strong violent content, deadly, deadly creature, ancient mystery, danger, college, nudity (full frontal - brief), imaginary ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Evil Heritage (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young girl is caught up in a devil cult run by her evil uncle and cousin. She can trust no one and even people she thought were dead comes back to haunt her.
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, occult, cult, devil, danger, supernatural ability, crimes, wizards and magicians, gory, deadly, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: haunted house, ghost, danger, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, deadly, violence, husband wife relationship, paranormal activity, mysterious death, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Mirror (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: There is a long-held belief that mirrors act as gateways to another dimension. ·Some also believe the looking glass plays host to a world filled with evil spirits. Such superstition has been the basis for ancient folklore legends about haunting and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: vengeance, danger, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, supernatural, curse, stalking, death, mirror, violence, evil spirit, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, murder, danger, family in danger, domestic disturbance, family relations, parents and children, family problems, gory, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, 70s
Place: usa, new york, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Beyond the Door II (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 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: suspenseful, atmospheric, mind bending, serious, surreal ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, child in peril, mysterious character, losing-it hero, vengeance, haunted by the past, parents and children, danger, supernatural, deadly, family relations ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Darker Than Night (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When four women move into an old house left by one woman's aunt, strange things begin to happen. Bizarre voices, visions of ghosts, and mysterious noises lead them to discover the darkest powers of evil and a horror and agony beyond terror.
Style: scary, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense
Plot: haunted house, estate, cat, danger, ghost, best friends, supernatural, old house, woman in danger, supernatural horror, broken promise, characters killed one by one ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Boogey Man (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young girl witnesses her brother murder a man through a reflection in a mirror. Twenty years later the mirror is shattered, freeing his evil spirit, which seeks revenge for his death.
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, rough, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, murder, danger, fear, ghost, curse, family in danger, haunted by the past, evil, mute or deaf, family problems ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, scary
Plot: ghost, haunted house, writer's life, curses spells and rituals, uncover truth, danger, supernatural, fear, violence, deadly, artists and showbiz
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Blood on Satan's Claw (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The accidental unearthing of Satan’s earthly remains causes the children of 17th-century English village to slowly convert into a coven of devil worshipers.
Style: scary, serious, slasher, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: village, murder, occult, witchcraft, satanism, devil, rape, zombie, supernatural, afterlife, village life, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Netherworld (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young man arrives at his father's mansion in Louisiana to discover that a secretive cult is using winged creatures to raise the dead to do their bidding.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: imaginary, prostitute, ghost, crimes, danger, family in danger, deadly, supernatural, rivalry, mystery, domestic disturbance, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Uncanny (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Wilbur Gray, a horror writer, has stumbled upon a terrible secret, that cats are supernatural creatures who really call the shots. In a desperate attempt to get others to believe him, Wilbur spews three tales of feline horror.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, anthology, psychotronic
Plot: orphan, murder, conspiracy, cat, escapades, danger, good versus evil, pets, supernatural ability, deadly, supernatural, rivalry ...
Time: 1930s, 70s, 1910s, 30s, year 1975 ...
Place: london, england, canada, europe, montreal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Terror (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A witch's prophecy - while being burned at the stake- curse condemns a family to horrible deaths.
Style: slasher, serious, silent film, scary, rough ...
Plot: curse, supernatural, murder, witch, escapades, crimes, rivalry, ghost, heroes, curses spells and rituals, chaos and mayhem, terrorism ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Death Spa (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Michael's health club is beseiged with a series of terrible murders involving killer saunas and other grisly devices. Michael's wife killed herself a while before and her brother holds Michael responsible. Michael needs to stop the ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, ghost, spa, disability, gory, burned alive, farm, rivalry, stalking, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, profanity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Ju-on: The Grudge (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mysterious and vengeful spirit marks and pursues anybody who dares enter the house in which it resides.
Style: scary, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, afterlife, ghost, social worker, death, panic, vengeance, mystery, haunted by the past, missing child, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Satanic Rites of Dracula (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The police and British security forces call in Professor Van Helsing to help them investigate Satanic ritual which has been occurring in a large country house, and which has been attended by a government minister, an eminent scientist and secret ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: vampire, dracula, supernatural, plague, satanist, gory, supernatural ability, danger, race against time, hostages, curses spells and rituals, uncover truth ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974
Place: london, england, scotland yard, europe, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Devil Times Five (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Five extremely disturbed, sociopathic children escape from their psychiatric transport and are taken in unwittingly by a group of adult villagers on winter vacation.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, slasher ...
Plot: murder, mental illness, isolation, escaped mental patient, evil child, crimes, danger, violence spree, obsession, teenage life, survival, killer child ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%