Movies like The Locker

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The Locker (2004)
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The Locker (2004)
Original name: 渋谷怪談
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A group of teenagers unleash a curse when they use haunted public lockers in Shibuya. Supposedly, if you leave a gift in one of the lockers you will be lucky in love. However, the results are anything but lucky as a creepy female ghost with long black hair soon shows up to kill them off one by one.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, psychological, asian horror
Audience: teens
Plot: urban legend, ghost, locker, danger, supernatural, babies and infants, student life, urban, mystery, deadly, youth, supernatural ability, looking for love, city life, coming out, curses spells and rituals, wish come true, crimes, love, friendship, violence, death, ghost story, girlfriend, old man ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan

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Most similar movies to The Locker

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and atmospheric films with plots about supernatural, ghost, danger, deadly, crimes, gory and murder mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Locker: One Missed Call 3: Final (2006), The Forest (2011), Ring 0: Birthday (2000), Bloody Mary (2006), Needle (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
One Missed Call 3: Final (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Emiri, a timid high school girl, is bullied mercilessly by her classmates, but when her friend, Asuka, stands up for her, Asuka becomes the target of the bullying instead. Emiri, not wanting to be bullied again, avoids Asuka. Worn down, Asuka ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, psychological, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, mobile phone, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, mystery, supernatural ability, high school, crimes, danger, teenage life, scare ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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 251
The Locker 2 (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Seconds before Reika (from the first movie) dies, she gives the key to a coin locker to her pupil Ayano. After a hunt for the right coin locker, Ayano finally finds the right one but she soon realizes that some things should be left alone. When some ...
Style: asian horror
Plot: urban legend, vengeful ghost, skirt, supernatural power, ghost story, ghost child, sadism, murder, friendship, doctor, nurse, room ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 3.5
 133
The Forest (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: By taking her own life in the infamous Suicide Forest of Mount Fuji, a sexy American cover-girl supernaturally transforms into a demonic spirit to wreak a violent revenge, one by one, upon those who helped her ex-boyfriend leave her. .
Style: serious, scary
Plot: ghost, vengeance, in the woods, deadly, supernatural, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, danger, rivalry, urban legend, suicide, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, mount fuji
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Ring 0: Birthday (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Taking place thirty years before the events of Ringu, Ringu 0 provides the shocking background story of how the girl on the video became a deadly, vengeful spirit.
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: journalist, good versus evil, split personality, mystery, supernatural, supernatural ability, killer, theatre group, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, mental illness, danger ...
Time: 20s, 50s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 3.6
 1K
Bloody Mary (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a group of psychiatric hospital nurses invoke the spirit of Bloody Mary -- a supposed urban myth -- the slaughter begins. The legend is real, her vengeance is fatal, and to free her, all you have to do is say her name.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, bleak, suspense
Plot: urban legend, ghost, missing person, gory, afterlife, hospital, supernatural, revenge, violence, doctors and patients, mental institution, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.0
 2K
Needle (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this cunning mystery-horror hybrid, college student Ben inherits a curious old mechanical box that churns out voodoo dolls. When a shadowy figure starts using the box to murder Ben's friends, Ben must find the killer.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, bloody
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, murder, danger, mystery, college, deadly, supernatural, voodoo, youth, slasher, curses spells and rituals, student life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Nightmare Detective (2006)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Three people in Tokyo take a surreal voyage of self-discovery through memory and nightmares. "O" intends suicide while talking on a cell-phone with a stranger he meets on line who plans a simultaneous suicide. Events take a horrifying ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, gory, ghost, slasher, mystery, supernatural ability, investigation, mind game, murder, who done it, psychopath, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghost, panic, social worker, attic, investigation, missing child, mystery, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Pray for Morning (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Looking for a night of thrills, eight friends roam the abandoned Royal Crescent Hotel, where five students were murdered more than 20 years ago. When they discover a severed hand, they conjure up a evil spirit and unleash its bloody wrath. To ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending, suspense
Plot: hotel, gory, crimes, danger, resort, mystery, deadly, buddies, ghost, supernatural ability, survival, captivity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Ganzfeld Haunting (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a world where past meets present and the present gets lost in time, reality is blurred for 5 College psychology students who are pushing all boundaries during an ESP experiment over a lost weekend...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, psychological
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, experiment gone awry, psychology, violence, supernatural, haunted by the past, gory, drugs/alcohol, danger, deadly, losing-it hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.8
 1K
Ouija Board (2004)
Genre: Horror, 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, scary, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: ouija board, curse, ghost, vengeance, village, danger, deadly, mute or deaf, curses spells and rituals, village life, rivalry, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Apartment 1303 (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While celebrating with her friends in her new cheaply rented apartment (with balcony and view of the sea) on the thirteenth floor of a building, the young Sayaka unexpectedly jumps off the balcony committing suicide. Her mother goes insane and her ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, psychological ...
Plot: suicide, ghost, uncover truth, woman in danger, vengeful ghost, apartment, haunted house, mystery, danger, deadly, losing-it hero, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Amityville: The Awakening (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Belle, her little sister, and her comatose twin brother move into a new house with their single mother Joan in order to save money to help pay for her brother's expensive healthcare. But when strange phenomena begin to occur in the house ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, danger, mystery, investigation, woman in danger, twin brother, twin sister, nightmare, coma, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1974, year 1965
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.0
 44K
The Grudge 2 (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Tokyo, a young woman is exposed to the same mysterious curse that afflicted her sister. The supernatural force, which fills a person with rage before spreading to its next victim, brings together a group of previously unrelated people who attempt ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, hospital, good versus evil, little boy, curse, goth, murder, supernatural, high school, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, usa, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
House of Fears (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The night before a local haunted house opens for Halloween, six friends sneak in for a few hours of fun. Soon after entering, they find themselves trapped inside with no way out.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, gory, survival, confined, danger, deadly, buddies, teenage life, crimes, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.1
 3K
Asylum (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The teenager Madison McBride is traumatized by the loss of her deranged father when she was nine years old and the suicide of her beloved brother Brandon one year ago. She decides to join the Richard Miller University, where Brandon committed ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, atmospheric, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted by the past, mental institution, gory, doctors and patients, social misfits, mind game, danger, supernatural, college, serial killer, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.8
 2K
The Eye 3 (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Eye 10 (Chinese: 見鬼10; The Eye 3), or The Eye Infinity, is a 2005 Thai-Hong Kong horror film directed by the Pang brothers, starring Wilson Chen, Kate Yeung, Isabella Leong, Bongkoj Khongmalai, Ray MacDonald and Kris Gu. The number ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, psychological
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, danger, supernatural, siblings relations, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, deadly, levitation, basketball, amusement park ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.3
 2K
The Wisher (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mary is a horror-movie junkie whose obsession is out of control, leading her over-protective father to ban her from seeing scary flicks. But when she and her friends sneak out to see a film called The Wisher, its creepy antagonist seems to escape ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, obsession, gory, danger, deadly, supernatural, best friends, ghost, serial killer, vengeance, crimes, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 4.7
 2K
Dark House (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young man sets out on a trip that takes him to an abandoned mansion that holds the origins of his dark family legacy.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, danger, ghost, haunted house, supernatural ability, estate, deadly, escapades, supernatural, mansion
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Behind the Wall (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In this chilling, atmospheric thriller, Katelyn (Lindy Booth) seeks answers about the brutal murder that claimed her mother's life 20 years ago in the lighthouse where they lived, a crime for which her grief-and-guilt-crazed father has long ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending
Plot: ghost, murder, crimes, deadly, danger, heroes, rivalry, supernatural, arsonist, shallow grave, writing on a wall, spouse abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.8
 1K
Dark Mirror (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story about a photographer who moves her family into a home filled with mirrors which seem to reflect a different reality.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, mind bending
Plot: ghost, gory, haunted house, mentally unstable, zombie, domestic disturbance, mental illness, woman in danger, family life, danger, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.6
 446
I Am ZoZo (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: I Am ZoZo is a psychological thriller about five young people who play with a Ouija board on Halloween and attract the attention of a malevolent demon. The film is based on real experiences with an ancient and malevolent spirit called ZoZo that ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending, psychological
Plot: supernatural, paranormal, halloween, ouija board, spirit, ghost, island, danger, gory, buddies, curses spells and rituals
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Haunting at Silver Falls (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A small town is haunted by the twin daughters of a wrongfully convicted man. Young Jordan is sent down the path to who the real killer is only to find the killer is very close to her.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, twins, small town, orphan, youth, teenage life, danger, wrongful conviction, justice, deadly, family relations, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Ju-On: The Grudge 2 (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While driving, the pregnant horror-movie actress Kyôko Harase and her fiancé are in a car crash caused by the Toshio's friend. Kyôko loses her baby and her fiancé winds up in a coma. Kyôko was cursed together with a television crew when ...
Style: asian horror, serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, traffic accident, pregnancy, curses spells and rituals, vengeful ghost, abandoned house, spirit, curse, danger, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.2
 646
The Cradle (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Frank and Julie move to a small isolated town with their son Sam, both Julie and Sam become ill. Driven by terrifying nightmares of torture that come true Frank begs a local midwife Helen to care for Sam as he desperately searches for a way to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Plot: ghost, gory, family life, nightmare, curse, danger, supernatural, babies and infants, supernatural ability, zombie, starting over, captivity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.1
 869
The Morgue (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Trapped between the physical world and the afterlife, between dusk and dawn, six strangers, brought together through a series of unusual events, are an enigma to themselves and go mysteriously unnoticed by others. In their futile attempt for ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, rough, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, morgue, on the road, deadly creature, car accident, slasher, mystery, supernatural ability, zombie, dealing with death, afterlife, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Shock Labyrinth 3D (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The horror-thriller follows a group of teenagers dealing with the disappearance of one of them, Yuki, at an amusement park s ghost house. On a rainy day 10 years later, Yuki inexplicably returns. However, no sooner is she united with her former ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: guilty conscience, amusement park, hospital, haunted by the past, isolation, confined, danger, supernatural, friends, supernatural ability, friendship, homecoming ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 517
The Hideout (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, psychological, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mystery, investigation, haunted house, ghost, estate, losing-it hero, mentally unstable, starting over, uncover truth, haunted by the past, murder, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iowa, minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Slit-Mouthed Woman (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Legend holds that 30 years ago, a suburban town was terrorized by the spirit of a woman whose horrid face had been grotesquely disfigured. Roaming the streets wearing a long coat and carrying large scissors, the spirit would approach her young ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ghost, childhood trauma, urban legend, gory, danger, deadly, supernatural, dedicated educator, suburbs, slasher, human monster, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 1K
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, serious, rough, scary, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, murder, crimes, deadly, police investigation, woman in danger, artists and showbiz, supernatural, danger, imaginary, law enforcement, crime investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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