Movies like The Possessed 2005

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The Possessed (2005)
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The Possessed (2005)
Original name: P
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, Thailand
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Whilst growing up in rural Thailand, a young orphan girl is taught the ways of magic by her grandmother. But when grandmother falls sick, Dau is lured to Bangkok to find work so that she can buy medicine. She finds herself working in a go-go bar, and her journey from naiveté to maturity is swift. She uses the magical skills her grandmother taught her to her advantage, but in doing so makes enemies within the bar. As her magic gets darker, and the consequences increasingly horrific, she gradually loses control, and something evil takes over.
Style: scary, tense, serious, suspenseful, asian horror
Plot: supernatural, bar, rivalry, vampire, witch, prostitute, snake, suicide, orphan, loner, shaman, voodoo, exorcism, nightclub, evil spirit, grandmother, spell, revenge, hate, nightclub owner, youth, friendship, friends, wizards and magicians, supernatural ability ...
Place: asia, thailand, bangkok thailand, southeast asia

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Most similar movies to The Possessed

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and atmospheric films with plots about supernatural, danger, deadly, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, murder and supernatural power mostly in Horror, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Possessed: The Craft (1996), Let the Right One In (2008), Carrie (2013), Evilspeak (1981), Viy (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Craft (1996)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Catholic school newcomer falls in with a clique of teen witches who wield their powers against all who dare to cross them -- be they teachers, rivals or meddlesome parents.
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, captivating, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: curses spells and rituals, supernatural, magic, witch, danger, wizards and magicians, high school, teenager, good versus evil, supernatural ability, goth, black magic ...
Time: 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, san francisco
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100%
Let the Right One In (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Set in 1982 in the suburb of Blackeberg, Stockholm, twelve-year-old Oskar is a lonely outsider, bullied at school by his classmates; at home, Oskar dreams of revenge against a trio of bullies. He befriends his twelve-year-old, next-door neighbor ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, captivating, bleak, emotional ...
Plot: supernatural, vampire, friendship, hidden identity, bully, bullying, youth, loneliness, mysterious character, deadly creature, murder, vampire human love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 127K
Carrie (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A reimagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White, a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother, who unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom.
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prom, telekinesis, social misfits, high school, humiliation, supernatural ability, teenage life, supernatural, bullying, revenge, gory, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 3K
Evilspeak (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bullied by classmates, a pudgy military-school student fights back by computer with the devil.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: computer, nerd, pig, revenge, orphan, supernatural, rivalry, reincarnation, danger, vengeance, good versus evil, society ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Viy (1967)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A young priest is ordered to preside over the wake of a witch in the church of a remote village. This means spending three nights alone with the corpse with only his faith to protect him.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, stylized, bleak
Plot: supernatural, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, witch, danger, church, supernatural ability, dark fantasy, escapades, evil dead, clergy, supernatural power ...
Place: russia, ukraine, kiev ukraine
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45%
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Voodoo Moon (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Voodoo Moon takes place in the mid-west United States, where a demonic figure murders the entire population of a small town, save for one young boy and his sister. Twenty years later, the boy has been consumed with trying to track the devil down and ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, afterlife, survival, obsession, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, danger, haunted by the past, deadly, experiment gone awry ...
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43%
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Laddaland (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Thailand
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A family moves into a new house where they gradually begin to encounter paranormal and horror events.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: ghost, family in danger, danger, parents and children, deadly, supernatural, family relations, society, haunted house, murder, death, loss of job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Picture of Dorian Gray (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Adaptation of the novel by Oscar Wilde.
Style: serious, atmospheric, psychological, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: deal with the devil, escapades, curses spells and rituals, obsessive quest, imaginary, mystery, manipulations, supernatural ability, physical appearance, aging, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Twins of Evil (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: While dabbling in Satanism, Count Karstein resurrects Mircalla Karnstein who initiates him into vampirism. As a rash of deaths afflicts the village, Gustav the head of Puritan group leads his men to seek out and destroy the pestilence. One of his ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, stylized, serious, tense
Plot: vampire, satanism, sister sister relationship, witch hunt, orphan, castle, supernatural, dangerous attraction, twin sister, good versus evil, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century, 18th century, 1700s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Vengeance of the Zombies (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An Indian mystic uses magical chants to raise women from the dead, then sends them out to perform revenge killings for him.
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious, mind bending
Plot: zombie, murder, vampire, investigation, devil worship, revenge, morgue, danger, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature, supernatural, escapades ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, england, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Dorm (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Thailand
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When 12-year-old Ton transfers to an all-boys boarding school, he's taunted by his peers and terrified by their tales about the ghosts that inhabit the school. Ton is utterly miserable -- until he befriends a mysterious fellow pupil.
Style: scary, touching, bleak, serious
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, friendship, ghost, boarding school, dormitory, rescue, nightmare, little boy, guilt, drowning, teenager, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Devil's Backbone (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After losing his father, 10-year-old Carlos arrives at the Santa Lucia School, which shelters orphans of the Republican militia and politicians, and is taken in by the steely headmistress, Carmen, and the kindly professor, Casares. Soon after his ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, twist ending, scary ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, orphan, bully, child abuse, murder, spanish civil war, danger, gold, boarding school life, boarding school, orphanage ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 40s
Place: spain, europe, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Possessed (2000)
Genre: Horror, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An 11 year old boy starts throwing temper tantrums, vomiting on and attacking people, and swearing uncontrollably. Furniture begins to move on its own when he is around, and he doesn't remember any of it. After giving up on the protestants, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, scary
Plot: curses spells and rituals, church, clergy, family relations, parents and children, losing-it hero, heroes, supernatural ability, supernatural, redemption, murder, ghost ...
Place: st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Art of the Devil 3 (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: Thailand
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Years after teacher Panor's (Napakpapha Nakprasitte) affair with student Ta's (Namo Tongkumnerd) father led to the death of his mother, Daun (Paweena Chariffsakul), other family members use black magician Dis (Supakorn Kitsuwon) to shift ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Plot: murder, wizards and magicians, deadly, gory, rivalry, vengeance, good versus evil, danger, jungle, supernatural, uninhibited rivalry, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Dead Creatures (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of women afflicted with a horrible disease (which forces them to cannibalism) try to support one another.
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: curses spells and rituals, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural, chaos, escapades, life is a bitch, deadly creature, deadly, gory, zombie, plague ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Ruby (1977)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Strange killings occur at Ruby's drive-in theatre, sixteen years after the murder of her gangster boyfriend.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, mind bending
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, supernatural, slasher, ghost, revenge, deadly, mentally unstable, gangsters, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, mute or deaf ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Howling VI: The Freaks (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A villainous carnival owner traps a young werewolf to include in his growing menagerie of inhuman exhibits
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: vampire, small town, werewolf, supernatural ability, master villain, rivalry, youth, danger, stalking, gory, against the odds, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Company of Wolves (1984)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An adaptation of Angela Carter's fairy tales. Young Rosaleen dreams of a village in the dark woods, where Granny tells her cautionary tales in which innocent maidens are tempted by wolves who are hairy on the inside. As Rosaleen grows into ...
Style: fairy tale, gothic, surreal, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: werewolf, beast, coming of age, supernatural, dangerous animal, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, deadly, fairy, haunted by the past, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Eko Eko Azarak: Wizard of Darkness (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Misa Kuroi is an adorable high-school girl who arrives at her new school when it is falling under an evil supernatural force. Trying to figure out who's behind the supernatural attack, Misa also has to deal with assumptions by her fellow ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, slasher, murder, school, imaginary, escapades, gays and lesbians, young heroes, heroes, student life, crimes, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Vampire Academy (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Rose, a rebellious half-vampire/half-human guardian-in-training and her best friend, Lissa -- a mortal, royal vampire Princess - have been on the run when they are captured and returned to St. Vladamirs Academy, the very place where they believe ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, academy, danger, best friends, youth, good versus evil, school, rivalry, supernatural ability, supernatural, young heroes, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: montana, oregon, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Edgar Allan Poe's the Black Cat (1989)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mark Ravenna, a famous Italian horror film director, sets out to script his latest film entitled 'Suspiria : De Profundis'. His film is based on Dario ArgentoÆs 'Suspiria' and 'Inferno' and deals with the story of ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: supernatural, cat, gory, deadly, supernatural ability, artists and showbiz, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, reincarnation, filmmaking, danger, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Dr. Terror's House of Horrors (1965)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Five strangers board a train and are joined by a mysterious fortune teller who offers to read their Tarot cards. Five separate stories unfold: An architect returns to his ancestoral home to find a werewolf out for revenge; a doctor discovers his new ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak, surreal ...
Plot: train, vampire, werewolf, destiny, supernatural, anthology, cards, deadly, danger, passenger, serial killer, murder ...
Time: 60s
Place: west indies, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Son of Darkness: To Die for II (1991)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Vampires come to town. Who's a vampire? Who's not? Ask our main character, who is suspicious, and our main character's brother, who gets seduced by one.
Style: serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, adoption, hospital, obsessive quest, curses spells and rituals, doctors and patients, imaginary, good versus evil, nightshift, ocean or sea, family relations, cooking and food ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Satan's School for Girls (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young woman enrolls at an all-girls college in New England to investigate her sister's suicide and is slowly lured into a witchcraft cult by a quartet of students wanting to make her their fifth member of their evil circle.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: college, amateur detective, secret movement, mystery, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, danger, religions or cults, death in the family, witch, occult ...
Time: 90s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Antichrist (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An Italian nobleman seeks help after his paralyzed daughter becomes possessed by the spirit of a malevolent ancestress.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, serious
Plot: reincarnation, paralysis, inquisition, faith, adultery, past, dangerous attraction, losing-it hero, deadly, supernatural, ghost, obsessive quest ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A vampire relates his epic life story of love, betrayal, loneliness, and dark hunger to an over-curious reporter.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, captivating, serious, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vampire, immortality, loneliness, supernatural, manipulations, haunted by the past, human nature, bonding, victim, dark hero, teaching the ways of the world, unhappy ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, victorian era, 1870s, 20th century ...
Place: louisiana, new orleans, san francisco, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Black Cat (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the Sengoku period, a woman and her daughter are raped and murdered by soldiers during a time of civil war. Afterwards, a series of samurai returning from the war through that area are found mysteriously dead with their throats torn out. The ...
Style: scary, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Plot: murder, ghost, samurai, vengeance, revenge, black cat, crimes, heroes, master warrior, escapades, oracle, assassination ...
Time: middle ages
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Witchouse (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: On Mayday 1998 in the town of Dunwich, Massachusetts, Elizabeth gathers together a group of specially selected friends for a rather odd party. It turns out that she is the descendent of a malevolent witch named Lilith who was burned at the stake ...
Style: atmospheric, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: evil witch, imaginary, crimes, heroes, young heroes, vengeance, ghost, good versus evil, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, seance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Scar Crow (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The three Tanner sisters live in fear after their mother is hanged for witchcraft, in her absence their father takes advantage of his daughters leaving the family somewhere between life and death cursed for an eternity.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, violence spree, reincarnation, deadly, gory, family problems, danger, countryside, murder, supernatural, slasher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in 19th Century Canada, Brigette and her sister Ginger take refuge in a Traders' Fort which later becomes under siege by some savage werewolves. And an enigmatic Indian hunter decides to help the girls, but one of the girls has been bitten ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, female werewolf, wilderness, gory, destiny, supernatural, transformation, dangerous animal, family relations, danger, family problems, deadly ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1810s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%