Movies like The Sentinel 1977

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The Sentinel (1977)
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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, psychological, suspenseful, gothic, suspense, atmospheric, serious, cult film, satanic, psychotronic ...
Plot: police detective, demon, murder, supernatural, ghost, hell, model, woman in danger, danger, investigation, crimes, secret society, violence, lawyer, murder investigation, church, occult, crucifix, priest, teenage life, fashion, clergy, supernatural ability, couples, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, new york, italy, 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 suspenseful, scary, serious and suspense films with plots about danger, supernatural, murder, demon, deadly, gory and violence mostly in Horror and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Sentinel: The Exorcist (1973), The Changeling (1980), The Haunting (1963), The Amityville Horror (1979), Amityville: It's About Time (1992). 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, frightening, psychological ...
Plot: devil, religion, supernatural, evil force, demons, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, priest, exorcism, paranormal activity, demon, clergy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., usa, iraq, middle east, asia
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The Changeling (1980)
Genre: Horror
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, atmospheric, suspenseful, suspense, gloomy ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, murder, ghost, inheritance, seance, mystery, isolated house, haunted by the past, uncover truth, estate, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, turn of the century, 80s
Place: seattle, washington d.c., usa, new york, seattle washington ...
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100%
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The Haunting (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
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: scary, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, gothic ...
Plot: haunted house, obsession, old dark house, supernatural, disappearance, ghost, gothic horror, haunted by the past, mystery, mysterious character, danger, investigation ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 60s, 1870s ...
Place: new england, usa, boston
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100%
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, rough, macabre, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, murder, family in danger, paranormal, indian burial ground, haunted, mystery, danger, deadly, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975, year 1974
Place: long island, new jersey
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44%
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Amityville: It's About Time (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an old clock arrives at home as a gift, strange things begin to happen. The family that proudly assigned a privileged place to the clock in the living room, is unaware that this thing is a link to an old and evil house...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, gory, murder, parents and children, supernatural ability, danger, deadly, suburbs ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
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43%
Amityville Dollhouse (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dollhouse that is a replica of the infamous Amityville haunted house is given to a little girl. Soon after, all sorts of horrible unexplained accidents start to happen. The family must work together to fight off the terrifying evil that has ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, occult, supernatural, supernatural ability, missing child, danger, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, family problems, dollhouse, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
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42%
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, rough, serious, suspenseful, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: incest, haunted house, demon, dysfunctional family, family relations, exorcism, house, child abuse, evil, church, abusive father, demonic possession ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
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41%
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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: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, psychopath, zombie, gory, supernatural, woman in danger, supernatural ability, crimes, violence spree, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, egypt
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41%
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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, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, danger, supernatural, murder, domestic disturbance, family in danger, family problems, parents and children, tortured to death, gory, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, long island
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41%
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Stigmata (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young woman with no strong religious beliefs, Frankie Paige begins having strange and violent experiences, showing signs of the wounds that Jesus received when crucified. When the Vatican gets word of Frankie's situation, a high-ranking ...
Style: suspenseful, biblical, psychological, scary, bleak ...
Plot: religion, vatican, miraculous event, secrets, danger, priest, supernatural, woman in danger, hopes, faith, moral dilemma, mission from god ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, brazil, new york, rome italy, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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: psychological, suspenseful, scary, rough, dark ...
Plot: supernatural, witch, danger, riddles and clues, amateur detective, supernatural ability, mystery, woman in danger, siblings relations, murder, death, college ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: rome italy, italy, new york
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40%
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, rough, suspenseful, macabre, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, violence, buried alive, priest, cemetery, suicide, investigation, danger, rescue, psychic power, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1980, 80s
Place: new england, usa, manhattan new york city, new york, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Witchouse II: Blood Coven (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When an old house in a small town is razed to make way for a shopping mall, the crew unearths four unmarked graves. A professor from a nearby university is asked to find out who the bodies are, but when she and her students arrive in town and begin ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, murder, small town, demon, danger, vengeance, crimes, escapades, rivalry, deadly, shopping mall ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, bleak, rough ...
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, murder, danger, fear, evil, family in danger, haunted by the past, ghost, mute or deaf, family problems, curse ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: new jersey
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40%
The House of the Devil (2009)
Genre: Horror
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: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, suspense, macabre ...
Plot: occult, supernatural, satanic ritual, ceremony, haunted house, cult, danger, woman in danger, deathtrap, sacrifice, gory, mystery ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982, 70s
Place: california, new jersey
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40%
Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Bizarre nightmares plague Regan MacNeil four years after her possession and exorcism. Has the demon returned? And if so, can the combined faith and knowledge of a Vatican investigator and a hypnotic research specialist free her from its grasp?
Style: scary, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: devil, priest, exorcism, possession, demonic possession, supernatural, nudity (full frontal - brief), good versus evil, haunted by the past, clergy, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: africa, washington d.c., usa, manhattan new york city, new york
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39%
To the Devil a Daughter (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An American occult novelist battles to save the soul of a young girl from a group of Satanists, led by an excommunicated priest, who plan on using her as the representative of the Devil on Earth.
Style: psychological, serious, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: satanism, occult, supernatural, satanist, deal with the devil, demon, ritual, cult, curses spells and rituals, danger, woman in danger, supernatural ability ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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39%
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The Unholy (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A priest battles a demon that kills sinners in the act of sinning.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Plot: church, demon, priest, good versus evil, rivalry, clergy, deadly, law enforcement, gory, deal with the devil, danger, religions or cults ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, usa
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39%
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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: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nightclub, slasher, murder, ghost, good versus evil, evil, reporter, gory, murder of a policewoman, supernatural, vengeance, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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39%
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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, gloomy, scary, bleak, rough ...
Plot: ghost, zombie, hotel, supernatural, morgue, murder, danger, survival, violence, blindness, mutilation, experiment ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
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39%
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, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, social worker, death, panic, vengeance, mystery, haunted by the past, missing child, family problems, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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39%
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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: suspenseful, scary, anthology, suspense, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, urban legend, serial killer, monster, maniac, priest, obsession, video game, mind game, crimes, danger, hidden identity ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
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38%
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: psychological, suspenseful, scary, gothic, tense ...
Plot: isolation, haunted house, investigation, afterlife, ghost, supernatural, mystery, danger, paranormal investigation, legends and myths, psychic, good versus evil ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Hell Asylum (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A desperate producer faced with unemployment has the ultimate reality television program ready to roll.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, suspense, psychological, bleak
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, woman in danger, deadly, crimes, danger, gory, supernatural power, death, murder, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 104K
The Omen (1976)
Genre: Horror
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, bleak, psychological, scary, biblical ...
Plot: devil, priest, antichrist, good versus evil, monk, prophecy, apocalypse, murder, rottweiler, gory, supernatural, mystery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, europe, england, london, jerusalem
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38%
 3.5
 526
Born (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Mary Elizabeth goes to bed alone one night, still a twenty one year old virgin, and wakes up the next morning pregnant. Possessed by the demon fetus growing within her womb, Mary Elizabeth obeys her homicidal cravings to kill, for the sake of her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, suspense, serious ...
Plot: religions or cults, danger, supernatural, pregnancy, gory, supernatural ability, woman in danger, slasher, curses spells and rituals, deadly, mentally unstable, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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37%
Amityville: A New Generation (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When young photographer Keyes (Ross Partridge) snaps a picture of a mysterious homeless man the subject insists he take a dark yet strangely beautiful antique mirror. Back at Keyes' home, the demonic forces of the infamous Long Island ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, photographer, shotgun, evil, murder, haunted house, vengeance, uncover truth, chaos and mayhem, domestic disturbance, confined, ghost ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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37%
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Vampyres (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A lesbian vampire couple haunt an abandoned castle and the English country side around it. They prey on passing motorists, whom they seduce, and murder.
Style: rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, sexy ...
Plot: vampire, investigation, murder, couples, gory, dangerous attraction, countryside, supernatural, serial killer, danger, femme fatale, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london
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37%
Chasing the Devil (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Patrick McCord doesn't accept the explanation of his sister's mysterious death as suicide, and instead teams up with a team of paranormal investigators to delve deeper into the inexplicable circumstances that surround what he believes to ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, tense, psychological ...
Plot: investigation, danger, supernatural, deadly, evil, paranormal activity, mysterious death, violence, characters killed one by one, fear, professor, video camera ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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37%
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The Crypt (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Six young criminals break into hidden catacombs underneath their town and attempt to steal jewelry buried from the "Great Depression" only to find inhabitants guarding the precious belongings. After being trapped in this dark maze of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, deadly, danger, confined, crimes, escapades, supernatural, crypt, catacomb, break in, cemetery, struggle for survival ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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