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The Demon's Rook (2013)
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The Demon's Rook (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young boy named Roscoe finds a portal to another world where he is taught magic by an elder demon known as Dimwos. Dimwos raises the boy into manhood, revealing to him many secrets.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, psychological, tense, rough, suspense, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: demon, magic, adventure, supernatural, parallel world, heroes, experiment gone awry, ancient mystery, escapades, curses spells and rituals, portal, zombie, monster, transformation, creature feature, secret, mystery, dead, top secret, friendship between boys, secret identity, human versus monster, time portal, best friends, wizards and magicians ...

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Most similar movies to The Demon's Rook

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and exciting films with plots about danger, supernatural, escapades, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, heroes and rivalry mostly in Fantasy, Horror and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Demon's Rook: The Snow Queen (2013), Wishmaster (1997), Tumbbad (2018), Aladdin and the Death Lamp (2012), Sleeping Beauty (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Snow Queen (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mysterious presence has threatened humanity for hundreds of years as it lurks in the frozen wastes people avoid. Nearly unnoticed as its power grows, she's been slowly draining the planet of one of its most precious resources. It takes two ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, supernatural, rivalry, heroes, adventurer, escapades, monster, curse, alternate timeline, demon, zombie ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.8
 23K
Wishmaster (1997)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Djinn having been released from his ancient prison seeks to capture the soul of the woman who discovered him, thereby opening a portal and freeing his fellow Djinn to take over the earth.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, surreal, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: curses spells and rituals, genie, wish come true, supernatural, good versus evil, demon, death, violence, djinn, transformation, brutality, fire ...
Place: usa, california, los angeles, persia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 8.3
 39K
Tumbbad (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: India, Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: India, 1918. On the outskirts of Tumbbad, a cursed village where it always rains, Vinayak, along with his mother and his brother, care of a mysterious old woman who keeps the secret of an ancestral treasure which Vinayak gets obsessed with.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, scary
Plot: treasure, greed, mythology, father son relationship, evil, treasure hunt, independence, village, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, supernatural, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, year 1947, 1930s, year 1918
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Aladdin and the Death Lamp (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Aladdin the adventurer and his friend Ali accidentally uncover a lamp that contains a genie. But unlike the story we know, this genie does not grant three wonderful wishes. This genie destroys everything in its way by turning the keeper’s thoughts ...
Style: exciting, serious, disturbing, light, melancholic
Plot: genie, curses spells and rituals, adventure, wish come true, supernatural, good versus evil, treasure hunt, wizards and magicians, rivalry, heroes, adventurer, magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Sleeping Beauty (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a young Prince and his trusted aid learn of a beautiful Princess's cursed eternal slumber, they embark on a journey to rescue her. They must battle an evil queen and legions of undead monsters before she will be free.
Style: semi serious, captivating, exciting, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: fairy, forest, wizards and magicians, supernatural, zombie, escapades, adventure, curses spells and rituals, battles, sleeping beauty, undead, castle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Crown and the Dragon (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a war-torn country that is plagued by a vicious dragon, Elenn, an arrogant, young noblewoman, accompanies her aunt on a mission to bring an ancient relic to the secret coronation of the rightful king.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, sincere, feel good
Plot: dragon, heroic mission, escapades, adventure, heroes, adventurer, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, on the road, good versus evil, medieval ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
WitchSlayer Gretl (2012)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Twenty years after his encounter with the witch, a grown-up Hansel returns to the haunted forest, seeking revenge.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, suspense ...
Plot: vengeance, adventure, supernatural, bounty hunter, witch, rivalry, forest, escapades, heroes, wizards and magicians, brother sister relationship, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Basilisk: The Serpent King (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two millennia ago, a Lybian king has a basilisk (snake-shaped dragon), which petrifies people, subjected to the same fate with a golden scepter during a solar eclipse. Both these and several victims are dug up by modern archaeologist Harrison ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, semi serious, splatter ...
Plot: dangerous animal, supernatural, escapades, curses spells and rituals, college, ancient mystery, monster, university, excavation, myth, heroes, soldier ...
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 5.3
 3K
Equinox (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Four friends are attacked by a demon while on a picnic, due to possession of a tome of mystic information, and find themselves pitched into a world of evil which overlaps our own. Incorporates a 16mm amateur short film by Dennis Muren and Mark ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, claymation ...
Plot: missing person, monster, disorder, mutant, wizards and magicians, battles, deadly creature, supernatural ability, zombie, good versus evil, heroes, supernatural ...
Place: california, persia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.0
 1K
Soulkeeper (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two thieves (Rodney Rowland, Kevin Patrick Walls) compete with a madman in their search for an ancient relic which can create an army of evil souls.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, humorous, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, deadly creature, afterlife, treasure hunt, supernatural, heroic mission, escapades, good versus evil, rivalry, demon, supernatural ability, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Flesh for the Beast (2003)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Six parapsychologists investigate a reputed haunted mansion and are set upon by three flesh-eating succubus ladies under the control of the sinister warlock owner bent on finding a mysterious amulet to give himself more power.
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough, slasher ...
Plot: afterlife, psychopath, zombie, supernatural ability, femme fatale, supernatural, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, ghost, occult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.2
 792
Voodoo Moon (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, 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, psychotronic
Plot: good versus evil, afterlife, supernatural, survival, supernatural ability, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, woman in danger, obsession, experiment gone awry, siblings relations ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.9
 772
The Runestone (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Norse runestone is discovered in Western Pennsylvania. The prophecy upon it tells of the Norse great wolf Fenrir (Fenris), and that its release from the stone will bring about Ragnarok --- the end of the world. Archaeologist Sam Stewart and wife ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, supernatural, supernatural power, mutant, curses spells and rituals, apocalypse, save the world, viking, chaos and mayhem, legends and myths, heroes, prophecy ...
Time: 80s
Place: pennsylvania, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
SAGA: Curse of the Shadow (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A secret cabal, The Shadow, works to bring about the return of Goth Azul - the Undead God - in the rich world of SAGA, populated by elves, orcs, dwarves and dragons. A ruthless elven bounty huntress (Nemyt) shoots down the dragon ridden by the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventure, good versus evil, escapades, battles, heroes, rivalry, elf, curses spells and rituals, magic, knight, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Dunwich Horror (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Louisiana, in the wicked Whateley House, Lavina delivers two babies whose fate is written. Ten years later, three scholars of the occult discover that one page of the “Necronomicon,” the unspeakable book, is missing and the Black Brotherhood ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Plot: parallel world, ancient mystery, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, destiny, mutant, escapades, legends and myths, save the day, evil alien, portal, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.7
 2K
The Hexer (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Poland
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The TV series and the film were loosely based on Andrzej Sapkowski's book series The Witcher (Wiedźmin).
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized, offbeat
Plot: legends and myths, adventure, supernatural ability, supernatural, good versus evil, heroes, sword and sorcery, battles, magic, deadly creature, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Curse of King Tut's Tomb (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Thousands of years ago, the great Child King Tutankhamen ruled. Few know the details of his life -- No one knows the secrets of his death. All that is about to change.Free -spirited archaeologist Danny Fremont (Casper Van Dien, Sleepy Hollow) is ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mummy, adventurer, treasure hunt, heroic mission, adventure, supernatural ability, master warrior, daring rescue, curses spells and rituals, obsessive quest, race against time, supernatural ...
Place: egypt, middle east, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Dead Matter (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tells the story of a vampire relic with occult powers that falls into the hands of a grief-stricken young woman who will do anything to contact her dead brother.
Style: gothic, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: zombie, vampire, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, obsession, witchcraft, rivalry, reanimation, relic, halloween, amulet, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Gallowwalkers (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a nun broke her covenant with God to save the life of her unborn son, Aman, he was cursed for life. As an adult, Aman has killed those who have crossed him. But his curse brings his victims back to life and they pursue him for revenge, so Aman ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Plot: zombie, supernatural, gang, heroes, crimes, rivalry, lone wolves, deal with the devil, verbal byplay, old west, curses spells and rituals, graphic violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.3
 1K
Monster Ark (2008)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This is film-making of the shoddiest and laziest sort. Every scene is a showcase for the writer/director's ignorance. O'Brien is completely unfamiliar with science. He knows nothing of how scientists talk, how they analyze, how they ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: noah's ark, monster, archaeology, tomb, supernatural, deadly creature, survival, ancient mystery, desert, shipwreck, escapades, legends and myths ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iraq, middle east, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Kingdom of Gladiators (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A king makes a pact with an ancient demon and after years of ruling his kingdom in peace, the demon has come to collect. Now a group of rival gladiators must fight for the survival of the kingdom.
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting
Plot: adventure, heroes, rivalry, battles, contests and competitions, escapades, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, save the princess, save the kingdom, ancient history, graphic violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Demon Resurrection (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In an isolated house, a group of friends battle supernatural forces as they try to protect a young woman from an evil cult in this low-budget shocker that pays homage to 70s horror and exploitation classics.
Style: scary, psychological, tense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: monster, supernatural, witchcraft, satanic cult, demon, supernatural power, violence, zombie, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, magic, cult ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Cameron's Closet (1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A father who experiments with his sons psychokinetic powers, is unaware that these experiments release a demon from hell, which lives in his sons closet, preparing to take over the young boys soul.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Plot: psychic, afterlife, psychokinesis, demon, disorder, experiment gone awry, mentally unstable, teenage life, supernatural ability, battles, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Cellar Dweller (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In the 1930s a horror-comic artist's creations come alive and kill him. Years later a new cartoonist revives the creatures in his house, now part of an artist's colony.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending, slasher ...
Plot: supernatural, cartoonist, monster, demon, basement, fire, disorder, escapades, mentally unstable, dangerous animal, zombie, ghost ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Reign of the Gargoyles (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During World War 2 a group of brave US Airmen are downed in Nazi controlled Europe, after their aircraft is attacked by Nazi-controlled mythological Gargoyles.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: world war two, good versus evil, military, supernatural, deadly creature, daring rescue, heroic mission, survival, adventure, heroes, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Rise of the Gargoyles (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Workers involuntarily release a gargoyle that proceeds to behead those who took her eggs (and some who didn't!).
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: supernatural, church, crimes, curses spells and rituals, ancient mystery, escapades, deadly creature, chaos, legends and myths, save the world, heroes, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.8
 2K
Witchville (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Prince Malachy returns to his father’s kingdom after the Crusades his first impression is that a bad harvest is the reason that the villagers are sick and hungry. But all is not as it seems and a stranger to the village, warns the new king ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, homecoming, escapades, rivalry, village, imaginary kingdom, save the kingdom, witch, sword and sorcery ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Island of Lost Souls (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 14-year-old Lulu moves to a small provincial town with her mother and younger brother. One night, her brother is struck by a beam of white light - actually the spirit of Herman Hartmann from the 19th-century. To her despair, Lulu realizes that ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized, gothic, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, escapades, supernatural, heroes, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, magic, strong female character, wizards and magicians, mentally unstable, family, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Alone in the Dark 2 (2008)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When the night falls, and the creatures of the dark are crawling out of the shadows, there is only one man who stands between us and evil: Edward Carnby.
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, psychotronic, semi serious ...
Plot: supernatural, curse, supernatural ability, deadly creature, heroes, curses spells and rituals, chaos and mayhem, chaos, catastrophe, wizards and magicians, supernatural power, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
They Found Hell (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a group of gifted college students run a secret teleportation experiment, they accidentally open a portal to another dimension, trapping them in Hell. One by one they are hunted, tortured and killed by the denizens of Hell who are bent on ...
Style: exciting, captivating, bleak, tense
Plot: hell, portal, demon, teleportation, adventure, monster, parallel world, trapped, struggle for survival, showdown, deathtrap, battles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%