Movies like The Veil

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The Veil (2016)
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The Veil (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story springs from the real-world headlines of religious cults and mass suicides. With Veil, it begins 30 years ago, when members of a religious cult known as Heaven's Veil take their own lives. The truth behind what really happened remains buried deep in the memory of the sole survivor, a five-year-old girl, who returns to the compound with a documentary crew as an adult. They soon discover something that is far more terrifying than anything they could have imagined.
Style: bleak, captivating, suspense, exciting, scary, psychotronic, psychological thriller, documentary filmmaking
Plot: cult, found footage, supernatural, childhood trauma, haunted by the past, murder, suicide, abandoned house, hallucination, childhood memory, sole survivor, possession, poisoning, news report, ghost, house, religious fanatic, murder by drowning, children, doll, hospital, african american, coma, baptism, fbi agent ...

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Most similar movies to The Veil

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, suspense and psychotronic films with plots about supernatural, murder, ghost, supernatural power, found footage, violence and haunted house mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like The Veil: The Devil Inside (2012), Slumber (2017), The Black Door (2001), The Cemetery (2013), Chasing the Devil (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Devil Inside (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In Italy, a woman becomes involved in a series of unauthorized exorcisms during her mission to discover what happened to her mother, who allegedly murdered three people during her own exorcism.
Style: scary, suspense, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, demonic possession, exorcism, possessed girl, uncover truth, investigation, death, exorcist, haunted by the past, filmmaking, life is a bitch, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, year 1989, year 2009
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, vatican
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Slumber (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A sleep doctor tries to protect a family from a demon that feeds on people in their nightmares.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, captivating, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: nightmare, doctor, supernatural, hallucination, childhood trauma, female protagonist, haunted by the past, laboratory, experiment, sleepwalking, flashback sequence, flash forward ...
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The Black Door (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Seattle, USA, 1999. At the demand of MEG, a camera crew investigates the strange course of events that brought STEVEN H., her boyfriend, to be hospitalized. Steven's condition is serious. His body has been severely lacerated by an unknown ...
Style: dark, suspense, bleak, disturbing, psychotronic ...
Plot: found footage, investigation, black magic, supernatural, human sacrifice, occult, supernatural power, missing person, cult, devil worship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mysterious death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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The Cemetery (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Deep in the Pennsylvania hills, a cemetery for those who died during exorcism remains a dark secret for the church. In 1671, hundreds of men, women, and children suffered in bloody, torturous rituals at the hands of priests unable to contain the ...
Style: disturbing, slasher, scary, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, ghost hunter, cemetery, possession, grave, cult, violence, supernatural power, murder, paranormal investigation, paranormal phenomena, demon ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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, serious, bleak, tense, suspense ...
Plot: found footage, investigation, mysterious death, supernatural, evil, paranormal activity, fear, violence, characters killed one by one, professor, curse, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, vatican
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The Fear Footage (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: On April 19th, 2016, Deputy Leo Cole vanished. The next morning, his body camera was found.
Style: scary, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, psychotronic ...
Plot: found footage, haunted house, clown, missing person, murder, ghost, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, vengeance, exorcism, peril, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Raised by Wolves (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: When a group of friends come across an abandoned house in the barren desert, what follows is a terrifying tale of evil possession causing the friends to slowly turn against each other.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, tense
Plot: found footage, cult, desert, supernatural, friends, haunted house, death, ghost, gang, survival, devil, murder ...
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61%
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Jack Logan (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In 1920 the last of a band of traveling gypsies are killed to make way for the development of St. George Island. Now after 96 years, life is breathed back into an ancient terror. With only vengeance in mind, all trespassers on St. George Island are ...
Style: rough, scary, suspense, serious, psychotronic
Plot: found footage, supernatural, murder, undead, criminal, island, legend, bloodbath, teenager, property, camp, sorcerer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Reel Evil (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Struggling filmmakers - Kennedy, Cory and James - finally catch the break they were looking for when they are hired to shoot a 'behind-the-scenes' documentary for a major studio production. But their dream job quickly turns into a ...
Style: scary, serious, tense, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: found footage, ghost, supernatural, escapades, hospital, artists and showbiz, filmmaker, doctor, medical, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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53%
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8ight After (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After discovering a secret box in the wall of her house, a demonic presence begins terrorizing a YouTuber, at 8 after 1:00am every night.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, psychotronic, bleak ...
Plot: found footage, ghost, paranormal, possession, demon, supernatural, haunted house, paranormal activity, vlogger, paranormal phenomena, murder, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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53%
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Wake The Dead (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A college student called Victor wants to reverse death.
Style: psychotronic, scary, disturbing, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: paranormal, supernatural, supernatural power, paranormal phenomena, hallucination, held captive, haunted house, possession, ghost, medium, captivity, demon ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
7 Nights Of Darkness (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 2010 six reality television show contestants spent seven nights in an abandoned and haunted asylum. The show never aired but an editor for the network was able to piece together some footage. The prize for staying all seven nights was a share of ...
Style: dark, psychotronic, disturbing, scary, weird
Plot: found footage, haunted house, ghost, paranormal, mental institution, fear, house, darkness, paranormal activity, violence, paranormal phenomena, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Heidi (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After discovering a mysterious doll in an attic, two high school friends are increasingly plagued by a series of disturbing and unexplained events.
Style: suspense, scary, tense, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Plot: doll, found footage, evil doll, super strength, high school friends, killer doll, supernatural power, puppet, murder, toys, death, vengeance ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Impossible Horror (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After Lily, an insomniac young filmmaker, starts to hear a recurring sinister scream every night outside her apartment window, she teams up with a friend Hannah to try and track down the source of the terrifying noise. Soon the intrepid duo’s ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, death, supernatural, cult, supernatural power, peril, demon, revenge, murder, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada
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43%
Alone in the Ghost House (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A minor celebrity and her husband head out on the road to investigate the most haunted house in America for their very own reality show, but upon arriving at the Devil's Commune things become worse than they could have ever imagined. They ...
Style: scary, psychotronic, suspenseful, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: found footage, haunted house, murder, ghost, death, massacre, paranormal phenomena, deadly creature, peril, evil, supernatural, paranormal investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ohio
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43%
The Amityville Haunting (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This movie is a 'found-footage' film about the Benson family who move in to the infamous house where the DeFeo family were murdered in the 1970s over 30 years earlier. Things start happening to anyone who visits this house, and whoever ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, dark, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, haunted house, ghost, supernatural, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, husband wife relationship, violence, murder, mysterious death, fear, paranormal activity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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 ⇓
43%
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The Amityville Murders (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: On the night of November 13th, 1974, Ronald DeFeo Jr. took a high powered rifle and murdered his entire family as they slept. At his trial, DeFeo claimed that 'voices' in the house commanded him to kill. This is their story.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, nightmare, mental patient, hearing voices, hallucination, taunting, house, supernatural horror, danger, deadly
Time: year 1974, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Dead Want Women (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Beginning at a stylish mansion in the roaring 1920's, a socialite, flappers, and the men who love them come to their ultimate demise. These ghosts continue to haunt the mansion throughout the decade. Now they've come back to haunt and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, woman in danger, supernatural, zombie, violence spree, murder, mansion, hallucination, mythical creature, hollywood, friends ...
Time: 1920s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Asylum (2008)
Genre: Horror
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: suspense, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, ghost, haunted by the past, doctors and patients, mental institution, social misfits, serial killer, youth, supernatural, mind game, isolation, supernatural ability ...
Time: 1930s, contemporary
Place: south carolina
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39%
Don't Look Up (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan, South Africa
Duration: 85 min.
Story: While filming in Transylvania, a crew unearths celluloid images of a woman’s murder and unleashes the wrath of evil spirits.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, dark
Plot: murder, filmmaking, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, terminal illness, supernatural power, gypsy, curse, found footage, ghost, hollywood, extrasensory perception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania, los angeles, transylvania, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Satanic (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Michelle wakes from an accident with no memory, then she has nightmares and people around her die.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, religions or cults, nightmare, memory loss, investigation, supernatural, crimes, car accident, amnesia, voyeur, blonde, voyeurism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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616: Paranormal Incident (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Special Agent Watts and his Investigation Unit are called to the derelict Woodburrow Prison he thinks it's business as usual. But there's nothing usual about Woodburrow. A mysterious woman is found attempting to flee the scene and ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, bleak, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, found footage, supernatural power, supernatural, supernatural ability, violence, vengeance, paranormal, mission, murder, paranormal phenomena, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.5
 174K
Evil Dead (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Evil Dead, the fourth installment of the Evil Dead franchise, serving as both a reboot and as a loose continuation of the series, features Mia, a young woman struggling with sobriety, heads to a remote cabin with a group of friends where the ...
Style: scary, slasher, bloody, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, demon, forest, brutality, violence, transformation, monster, extreme violence, violent, rain, addiction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Ghouls (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Eric Hayes is a stringer. One notch below the lowest rung of the journalistic ladder. A video vulture preying on police chases, ambulance runs, and random street violence, selling his footage to the highest bidder and living on a steady diet of ...
Style: serious, scary, bleak, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, supernatural, journalism, life is a bitch, deadly creature, rave, cannibalism, undead, eaten alive, found footage, monster, living dead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Ouija Experiment (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on true events, five friends who fall prey to the evil entities of the Ouija board. As they set about filming their experimental session, what starts out as bit of fun, soon escalates into a terrifying series of events as paranoia and personal ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: found footage, ouija board, supernatural, ghost, curse, friendship, dishonesty, group of friends, food, terrorism, interracial relations, interracial friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, gothic, suspense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, demon, occult, secret society, investigation, devil, woman in danger, murder, hell, model ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, italy, new york, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Crazy Eights (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Six people are brought together at the funeral of a childhood friend. While settling the estate, they discover a map, which leads them on a search for a time capsule. What they discover reawakens childhood traumas and leads them on a journey through ...
Style: serious, disturbing, scary, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, memory loss, crimes, flash forward, human experiment, haunted house, suicide, artist, laboratory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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