Movies like The Sentinel 1977

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The Sentinel (1977)
 6.3
 11K
The Sentinel (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A commitment-shy New York fashion model moves into an old brownstone apartment, meets her weird neighbours and discovers she’s sitting on the gateway to Hell.
Style: scary, gothic, suspense, psychological, suspenseful, satanic, macabre, surreal, disturbing, slasher ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, demon, occult, secret society, investigation, devil, woman in danger, murder, hell, model, suicide, crimes, clergy, police detective, violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), fashion model, zombie, catastrophe, monster, twists and turns, lawyer, snake ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, italy, new york, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city

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Most similar movies to The Sentinel

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, macabre and weird films with plots about supernatural, death, demon, blood, danger, gory and monster mostly in Horror, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like The Sentinel: The Exorcist (1973), The Changeling (1980), The House of the Devil (2009), The Omen (1976), The Amityville Horror (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Exorcist (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: 12-year-old Regan MacNeil begins to adapt an explicit new personality as strange events befall the local area of Georgetown. Her mother becomes torn between science and superstition in a desperate bid to save her daughter, and ultimately turns to ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, macabre, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, exorcism, religion, devil, demonic possession, occult, priest, exorcist, supernatural ability, clergy, evil force, demon ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, asia, new york, washington d.c., iraq ...
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 7.2
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The Changeling (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A man staying at a secluded historical mansion, finds his life being haunted by the presence of a spectre.
Style: scary, suspense, atmospheric, suspenseful, gothic ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, isolated house, supernatural, senator, murder, investigation, mystery, musician, revenge, composer, mansion ...
Time: victorian era, 70s, 20th century, turn of the century, 80s
Place: seattle, washington d.c., new york, usa, new york state
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100%
The House of the Devil (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the 1980s, college student Samantha Hughes takes a strange babysitting job that coincides with a full lunar eclipse. She slowly realizes her clients harbor a terrifying secret.
Style: suspense, scary, atmospheric, macabre, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, cult, witchcraft, ritual, female protagonist, lunar eclipse, satanic cult, devil, haunted house, brutality, woman in danger, deathtrap ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: california, new jersey
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100%
 7.5
 121K
The Omen (1976)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Immediately after their miscarriage, the US diplomat Robert Thorn adopts the newborn Damien without the knowledge of his wife. Yet what he doesn’t know is that their new son is the son of the devil. A classic horror film with Gregory Peck from ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, macabre, scary, bleak ...
Plot: devil, prophecy, supernatural, evil child, priest, murder, satan, monk, good versus evil, religion, demon, evil wins ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: london, england, rome italy, europe, jerusalem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, macabre, disturbing, gothic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, murder, haunted, indian burial ground, imaginary friend, family in danger, paranormal, supernatural horror, mystery, family problems ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974, year 1975
Place: new jersey, long island
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100%
 6.5
 22K
Inferno (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young man returns from Rome to his sister's satanic New York apartment house.
Style: dark, psychological, scary, slasher, suspenseful ...
Plot: witch, supernatural, riddles and clues, amateur detective, mystery, supernatural ability, woman in danger, dead animal, killing an animal, siblings relations, violent, death ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: rome italy, italy, new york
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100%
 7.3
 95K
Suspiria (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: From the moment she arrives in Freiberg, Germany, to attend the prestigious Tans Academy, American ballet-dancer Suzy Bannion senses that something horribly evil lurks within the walls of the age-old institution.
Style: surreal, scary, gothic, satanic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coven, murder, supernatural, ballet school, boarding school, witch, lesbian subtext, conspiracy, dancer's life, brutality, witchcraft, violent ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1977
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Devil Rides Out (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The powers of good are pitted against the forces of evil as the Duc de Richelieu wrestles with the charming but deadly Satanist, Mocata, for the soul of his friend. Mocata has the knowledge and the power to summon the forces of darkness and, as the ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, dark ...
Plot: occult, supernatural, black magic, coven, zombie, serial killer, satanism, curses spells and rituals, psychopath, rivalry, witchcraft, witch ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 1930s, year 1929, 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Pinhead is trapped in a sculpture and fortunately for him the sculpture is bought by a young playboy who owns his own night club. Pinhead busies himself escaping by getting the playboy to lure victims to his presence so he can use their blood. Once ...
Style: slasher, scary, bloody, disturbing, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, supernatural, monster, reporter, nightclub, murder of a policewoman, torture, murder, vietnam war, vengeance, terminator, body horror ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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100%
 7.0
 72K
Fright Night (1985)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Nobody believes teenager Charley Brewster (William Ragsdale) when he discovers that his suave new neighbor, Jerry Dandrige (Chris Sarandon), is a vampire. So when the bloodsucker starts stalking Charley, he turns to has-been actor Peter Vincent ...
Style: scary, suspense, sexy, frightening, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, mysterious character, teenager, monster, violence, brutality, small town, youth, teenage life, vampire bite, goth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, iowa
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100%
 6.5
 37K
The Howling (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a bizarre and near fatal encounter with a serial killer, a newswoman is sent to a rehabilitation center whose inhabitants may not be what they seem.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, slasher, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, serial killer, monster, transformation, psychiatrist, murder, shapeshifting, supernatural, creature feature, lycanthropy, forest, lycanthrope ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles
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100%
The Masque of the Red Death (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Satan-worshiper Prince Prospero invites the local nobility to his castle for protection against an oncoming plague, the Red Death. He orders his guests to attend a masked ball and, amidst an atmosphere of debauchery and depravity, notices the entry ...
Style: gothic, suspense, surreal, macabre, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, medieval, revenge, plague, satanism, good versus evil, mystery, life & death, brutality, tragic villain, sacrifice ...
Time: middle ages
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: slasher, suspenseful, scary, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, vengeance, childhood trauma, ghost, psychiatrist, fear, nightmare, curse, haunted by the past, family in danger, abusive mother ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 40K
The Haunting (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dr. Markway, doing research to prove the existence of ghosts, investigates Hill House, a large, eerie mansion with a lurid history of violent death and insanity.
Style: gothic, gothic horror, suspense, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, supernatural horror, ghost, lesbian, old dark house, research, obsession, disappearance, lesbianism, parapsychology, isolation ...
Time: 1940s, 19th century, 20th century, 1870s, 60s
Place: new england, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 13K
Dead & Buried (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a series of gory murders commited by mobs of townspeople against visiting tourists, the corpses appear to be coming back to life and living normally as locals in the small town.
Style: slasher, disturbing, atmospheric, macabre, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, supernatural, small town, murder, violence, monster, twists and turns, hospital, experiment, paranoid, violent, brutality ...
Time: 80s
Place: new england
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100%
 8.0
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Rosemary's Baby (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A young couple moves into an infamous New York apartment building to start a family. Things become frightening as Rosemary begins to suspect her unborn baby isn't safe around their strange neighbors.
Style: psychological, surreal, suspenseful, gothic, macabre ...
Plot: devil, paranoia, satanic cult, murder, witch, rape, witchcraft, demonic possession, satanism, suicide, pregnancy, supernatural ...
Time: 60s, year 1966, year 1965, 20th century
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, usa, vatican
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100%
 6.6
 23K
The Beyond (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young woman inherits an old hotel in Louisiana where after a series of supernatural 'accidents', she learns that the building was built over one of the entrances to Hell.
Style: gothic, scary, slasher, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, blindness, violence, murder, zombie attack, spider, violent, afterlife, monster, revenge ...
Time: 80s
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
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34%
 6.3
 12K
Dolls (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of people stop by a mansion during a storm and discover two magical toy makers, and their haunted collection of dolls.
Style: scary, macabre, slasher, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: doll, evil doll, supernatural, youth, toys, ghost, toy maker, puppet, stranded, house, objects come to life, serial killer ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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, stylized, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, murder, domestic disturbance, paranormal activity, family in danger, family relations, insanity, parents and children, family problems, death ...
Time: 21st century, 70s
Place: wisconsin, usa, new york, long island
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34%
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, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, splatter ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, afterlife, death, vengeance, social worker, panic, mystery, haunted by the past, investigation, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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33%
City of the Living Dead (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman has visions that suggest the eruption of the living dead into the world through a portal, spurred on by the suicide of a priest.
Style: scary, gothic, macabre, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, suicide, buried alive, violence, small town, violent, monster, priest, extreme violence, investigation, ghost, psychic power ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1980, 80s
Place: usa, new england, georgia, new york, manhattan new york city
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33%
Amityville II: The Possession (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Lutz family have managed to flee their home with their lives intact, but before them, another family lived in this house and were caught up in the original evil who weren't so lucky...
Style: scary, suspense, slasher, ridiculous, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, dysfunctional family, supernatural, ghost, incest, possession, female nudity, sex, wife abuse, brother sister incest, demon, forbidden love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Prince of Darkness (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A research team finds a mysterious cylinder in a deserted church. If opened, it could mean the end of the world.
Style: suspense, scary, stylized, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: supernatural, zombie, satan, demon, devil, monster, antichrist, obsession, research, save the world, good versus evil, black magic ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 5.7
 3K
Nightmares (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A collection of short stories. In one a woman who leaves her house late at night to drive to the store while a killer is loose encounters some problems. In the second an arcade whiz kid's obsession with a game leads to deadly consequences. In ...
Style: scary, slasher, suspense, suspenseful, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban legend, serial killer, monster, video game, obsession, maniac, priest, multiple storylines, virtual reality, isolation, mind game, hidden identity ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 64K
V/H/S (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When a group of misfits is hired by an unknown third party to burglarize a desolate house and acquire a rare VHS tape, they discover more found footage than they bargained for.
Style: scary, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, supernatural, ghost, zombie, halloween, mystery, haunted house, demon, videotaping, confined, petty criminal, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1998
Place: usa, arizona
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33%
 6.6
 206K
Drag Me to Hell (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After denying a woman the extension she needs to keep her home, loan officer Christine Brown sees her once-promising life take a startling turn for the worse. Christine is convinced she's been cursed by a Gypsy, but her boyfriend is skeptical. ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, witch, demon, evil, evil wins, supernatural horror, life turned upside down, curses spells and rituals, dark humor, heaven and hell, gypsy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 2000s, year 1969 ...
Place: los angeles, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Legend of Hell House (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A team consisting of a physicist, his wife, a young female psychic and the only survivor of the previous visit are sent to the notorious Hell House to prove/disprove survival after death. Previous visitors have either been killed or gone mad, and it ...
Style: scary, gothic, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, afterlife, mystery, isolation, paranormal investigation, psychic, psychic power, legends and myths, violence, occult ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.0
 7K
Blood Feast (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: In the sleepy suburbs of Miami, seemingly normal Egyptian immigrant Fuad Ramses (Mal Arnold) runs a successful catering business. He also murders young women and plans to use their body parts to revive the goddess Ishtar. The insane Ramses ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, scary, bloody, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, supernatural, violence, murder, zombie, brutality, exploitation, violent, visceral, psychopath, human sacrifice, woman in danger ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: miami, egypt, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The House by the Cemetery (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A deranged killer lives in the basement of an old mansion and pops out occasionally to commit grisly murders that include be-headings.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, bloody, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, vengeance, monster, serial killer, violent, insanity, ghost, psychopath, husband wife relationship, family in danger, zombie ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 8K
The Church (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In medieval Europe, crusading knights massacre a village full of suspected devil worshipers and build a large Gothic church above the cursed remains. It is now present day, and this elaborate cathedral still stands. But when its sealed crypt is ...
Style: atmospheric, surreal, macabre, scary, bleak ...
Plot: church, supernatural, demon, zombie, devil, buried alive, death, religion, occult, monster, massacre, ghost ...
Time: 70s, 13th century, middle ages
Place: germany, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%