Movies like The Locker

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The Locker
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: babies and infants, urban legend, ghost, urban, student life, danger, mystery, deadly, supernatural, locker, youth, supernatural ability, looking for love, city life, coming out, curses spells and rituals, wish come true, crimes, disturbed individual, alone, mutilation, injury, mass murder, murder mystery, long hair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
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Ju-on: The Grudge
Horror
Japan
92 min.
 6.7
Ju-On: The Grudge 2
Drama, Horror
Japan
92 min.
 6.4
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Most similar movies to The Locker

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and psychological films with plots about danger, supernatural, deadly, ghost, curses spells and rituals, crimes and supernatural ability mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Locker: The Morgue (2008), Nightmare Detective (2006), The Wisher (2002), After Midnight (1989), Pray for Morning (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Morgue
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: atmospheric, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: deadly creature, on the road, ghost, mystery, slasher, supernatural ability, zombie, dealing with death, morgue, afterlife, isolation, memory loss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Nightmare Detective
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: gory, ghost, serial killer, slasher, supernatural ability, mystery, investigation, mind game, murder, who done it, psychopath, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
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System:   84%
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The Wisher
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, obsession, gory, wish come true, danger, deadly, supernatural, best friends, ghost, serial killer, vengeance, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   85%
 
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After Midnight
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Horror anthology about a college professor (Zada) teaching a course called "The Psychology of Fear". He brings his students (including psychic McWhirter) to his home, one dark and stormy night to tell scary stories. The first involves a ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 80s
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    User:   77%
 
Pray for Morning
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
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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    User:   86%
 
Apartment 1303
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: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: uncover truth, woman in danger, mystery, haunted house, danger, deadly, ghost, suicide, losing-it hero, investigation, curses spells and rituals, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
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System:   74%
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Evil Remains
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A graduate student preparing his thesis on mythology leads his friends on a research expedition to an old plantation estate on the outskirts of the Big Easy. The site is reputed to mysteriously cause madness and death to all who enter it.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
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Time: contemporary
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System:   68%
    User:   59%
 
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Ju-On: The Grudge 2
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, asian horror ...
Plot: pregnancy, ghost, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, danger, traffic accident, deadly, supernatural, babies and infants, crimes, curse, abandoned house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   70%
 
Ring 0: Birthday
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, psychological, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mystery, supernatural, murder, split personality, tragedy, supernatural ability, police investigation, curses spells and rituals, brutality, demons, haunted by the past, vengeance ...
Time: 20s, 50s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   73%
 
 5.0
 43K
The Grudge 2
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, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, hospital, haunted house, murder, ghost, death, ghosts, curses spells and rituals, goth, revenge, woman in danger, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, usa, pasadena california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   64%
 
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The Marsh
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Writer Claire Holloway is troubled by nightmares of Rose Marsh Farm. She decides to vacation at the farm which unbeknown to her is haunted by the ghost of a little girl and a teenage boy. Claire enlists the help of Geoffry Hunt to help uncover a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: investigation, countryside, uncover truth, mystery, small town, danger, supernatural, ghost, writer's life, rose, haunted by the past, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1982
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   67%
 
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The Forest
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: scary, serious
Plot: ghost, in the woods, vengeance, deadly, supernatural, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, danger, rivalry, urban legend, suicide, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan, mount fuji
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   60%
 
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The Cradle
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, danger, supernatural, babies and infants, supernatural ability, zombie, starting over, captivity, curses spells and rituals, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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    User:   59%
 
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One Missed Call 2
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Japan, the daycare teacher Kyoko Okudera is convinced by her colleague and friend Madoka to visit her boyfriend Naoto Sakurai in the restaurant where he works instead of studying as planned. When the owner Mr. Wang answers his daughter's ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending, tense ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, taiwan, japan, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   62%
 
Hangman's Curse
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, ghost, mystery, serial killer, school, supernatural ability, investigation, mind game, curses spells and rituals, secret mission, urban legend, bullying ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   52%
 
Long Time Dead
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of British students embark on summoning spirits on a Ouija board after a night of clubbing. But someone breaks the link before they have finished and now a demon is trapped in their world and the only way to banish it, is for all the people ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, british horror
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, college, serial killer, slasher, supernatural ability, vengeance, murder, afterlife, ouija, spirit, curses spells and rituals, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   44%
 
Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two young Gatlin residents are orphaned after the younger brother kills their father. The terror of Gatlin goes urban when the two boys are placed in the custody of two foster parents in the city. The younger brother takes some corn seeds along for ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, bloody, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, cult, blood, supernatural, vengeance, violence, gore, mischievous children, splatter, demons, death, monster ...
Time: 90s
Place: nebraska, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   54%
 
House of Fears
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: serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, ghost, haunted house, survival, confined, danger, supernatural, deadly, buddies, teenage life, crimes, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   48%
 
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I've Been Waiting for You
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a California teen with an interest in the occult moves to a New England town, she finds that the town teens believe she is a witch sent to seek revenge on the descendants of the people who originally killed another witch a hundred years ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Plot: gory, ghost, mysterious character, serial killer, slasher, urban, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, revenge, teen angst, witch, student life ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   54%
 
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The Eye 3
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, psychological, atmospheric
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, danger, supernatural, siblings relations, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, deadly, ouija board, basketball, levitation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   54%
 
 5.7
 587
The Victim
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, serial killer, crime, witnessing a crime, mystery, mind game, murder, police investigation, false accusation, who done it, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   50%
 
The Brotherhood III: Young Demons
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A group of devil-may-care teenagers discover they've mistakenly called upon the Prince of Darkness in this flashy horror story.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: high school, gory, ghost, school, slasher, supernatural ability, vampire, zombie, prank, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, murder ...
Time: contemporary, middle ages, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   41%
 
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 6K
From Within
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, afterlife, small town life, mystery, teenage life, deadly, supernatural, clergy, social misfits, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   44%
 
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Acacia
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A Korean horror film about an adopted young boy with a strange link to an old, dead acacia tree. As the boy settles in to his new home, the tree comes to life. When the family who adopted him becomes pregnant, he is to go back to the orphanage, and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, mentally unstable, supernatural ability, obsession, mystery, parents and children, siblings relations, haunted by the past, woman in danger, psychopath, orphan ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   47%
 
 5.7
 2K
Death Bell
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the eve of the dreaded university entrance examinations, the lives of 24 of the smartest and brightest students at one high school, are on the line. Locked inside a classroom and nowhere to escape, a television monitor broadcasts a terrified ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, race against time, high school life, high school, riddles and clues, crimes, deadly, youth, contests and competitions, survival, teachers and students, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   45%
 
Ju-on: The Grudge
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, tense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, vengeance, ghost, death, ghosts, blood, murder, hospital, investigation, missing child, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   42%
 
In a Dark Place
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Luxembourg, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The disturbed arts teacher, Anna Veigh, is hired by Mr. Laing as a governess to raise Flora and her brother Miles. Anna believes that the ghosts of the former governess, Miss Jessel, and housekeeper, Peter Quint, are in the property haunting the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: ghost, school, nanny, estate, supernatural ability, mystery, dealing with death, domestic disturbance, curses spells and rituals, death in the family, family in danger, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   35%
 
Children of the Corn: Genesis
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Tim and Allie seek shelter in a remote desert compound after becoming lost and stranded. A strange Manson-like character, Preacher, reluctantly allows them inside with strict orders to be gone by morning and not wander "where you are not ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: curses spells and rituals, confined, danger, supernatural ability, isolation, religions or cults, deadly, escapades, youth, supernatural, off the road, farmhouse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   44%
 

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Poltergeist III
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Carol Anne has been sent to live with her Aunt and Uncle in an effort to hide her from the clutches of the ghostly Reverend Kane, but he tracks her down and terrorises her in her relatives' appartment in a tall glass building. Will he finally ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, ghost, death, ghosts, skyscraper, mysterious character, urban, supernatural ability, afterlife, mystery, splatter ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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System:   43%
    User:   48%
 
The Woods Have Eyes
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of young campers wander into the backwoods of upstate New York to see if Cappy's Cabin--a place they think exists only in urban legend--is real, they find themselves in a twisted game of predator and prey as night begins to fall. ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Plot: deadly creature, slasher, isolation, urban, murder, wilderness, in the woods, crimes, deadly, serial killer, chase, prank ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   46%
 
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