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Jack Goes Home (2016)
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Jack Goes Home (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After his father is killed in a car crash, Jack travels home to Colorado to help nurse his mother (who was injured in the crash) back to health. There, he uncovers long buried secrets and lies within his family, his friends, and his very identity.
Style: surreal, ambiguous ending, rough, bleak, twists and turns
Plot: dark secret, child abuse, getting home, haunted house, return home, dead father, childhood flashback, childhood memory, mother son relationship, attic, creature feature, dead mother, plot twist, audio tape, downbeat ending

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, bleak, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about haunted house, ghost, danger, supernatural, mystery, murder and blood mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Jack Goes Home: The Night Listener (2006), Abattoir (2016), Eli (2019), The Zodiac (2005), Buried Secrets (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Night Listener (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the midst of his crumbling relationship, a radio show host begins speaking to his biggest fan, a young boy, via the telephone. But when questions about the boy's identity come up, the host's life is thrown into chaos.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, melancholic, enigmatic ...
Plot: radio, aids, mystery, listener, amateur detective, mysterious character, investigation, child abuse, book, father son relationship, liar, social worker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, wisconsin
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100%
 4.4
 4K
Abattoir (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A reporter unearths an urban legend about a home being constructed from rooms where horrific tragedies have occurred.
Style: enigmatic, rough, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, evangelist, crime scene, collection, mansion, murder of sister, child murder, violence, uncover truth, haunted by the past, killings, small town ...
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43%
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Eli (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A boy named Eli with a rare autoimmune disorder is confined to a special experimental clinic for his treatment. He soon begins experiencing supernatural forces, turning the supposedly safe facility into a haunted prison for him and his fellow ...
Style: twist ending, bleak, macabre, suspense, rough ...
Plot: antichrist, evil child, disease, allergy, child protagonist, treatment, little boy, demon, danger, family, mother son relationship, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
 7K
The Zodiac (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: An elusive serial killer known as the Zodiac terrorizes the San Francisco Bay in the late 1960s, while detectives aim to stop him before he claims more victims. Based on a true story.
Style: rough, psychological, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, psychopath, murder, investigation, obsession, gory, crimes, mystery, mind game, law enforcement, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: california, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 5.6
 642
Buried Secrets (1996)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young woman moves with her mother to her mother's hometown and is haunted by the ghost of a dead teenager.
Plot: dead father, haunted house, realtor, parent child relationship, murder, overalls, whispering, gardening, attic, a vision, possession, small town ...
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.7
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The Remains (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After a family moves into an old Victorian home, they discover a chest in the attic containing antiques tainted by a malevolent spirit. As the antiques slowly possess each family member, the spirit grows stronger, hellbent on kidnapping the children.
Style: bleak, suspense, scary, suspenseful
Plot: haunted house, killer child, ghost, attic, danger, widower, dark secret, house, radio, troubled teen, missing girl, doll ...
Time: 1800s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.7
 787
Driftwood (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Riddled with guilt over the loss of his rock star older brother, 16 year old David Forrester (Ricky Ullman) becomes obsessed with death, leading his misguided parents to send him to Driftwood, an "Attitude Adjustment Camp for Troubled ...
Style: bleak, psychological, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: survival, supernatural, obsession, youth, ghost, uncover truth, deadly, juvenile delinquency, mystery, haunted house, life is a bitch, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.2
 22K
Silent House (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sarah returns with her father and uncle to fix up the family's longtime summerhouse after it was violated by squatters in the off-season. As they work in the dark, Sarah begins to hear sounds from within the walls of the boarded-up building. ...
Style: bleak, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: family in danger, uncover truth, survival, haunted by the past, supernatural, country house, isolation, parents and children, deadly, confined, family problems, haunted house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
 4.2
 800
The Inn (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A television reporter investigates a small town's dark secret.
Style: suspense, bleak, rough, scary, slasher
Plot: disappearance, dark secret, missing person, murder, female reporter, small town, curse, ghost, voodoo, hotel, voodoo doll
Place: maryland, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
St. John's Wort (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nami has been creating artwork for a new video game based on images she's been seeing in her dreams. With one of the game producers, she travels out to an abandoned house that seems to match her visions. As they explore the old mansion, Nami ...
Style: bleak, enigmatic, captivating, scary
Plot: haunted house, revenge, inheritance, evil twin, brother sister relationship, family secret, uncover truth, childhood flashback, childhood memory, twins, factory, brother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
House of Flesh Mannequins (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: disturbing, suspense, rough, bleak, erotic ...
Plot: tragic hero, intrigue, hallucination, obsession, loner, insanity, violence, fetish, gory, sexual abuse, torture, child abuse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Down a Dark Hall (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Kit, a troubled girl, is sent to the exclusive Blackwood boarding school, where she discovers that only other four female students have been admitted to learn the four pillars of knowledge under the ominous wing of the mysterious headmistress Madame ...
Style: psychological thriller, rough, bleak, suspenseful, scary
Plot: private school, boarding school, haunted house, troubled teen, possessed, schoolgirl, black magic, hearing voices, trance, ghost, talent, mystery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Silent House (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Uruguay
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Laura (Florencia Colucci) and her father Wilson (Gustavo Alonso) arrive at a cottage off the beaten path in order to repair it since its owner (Abel Tripaldi) will soon put the house on sale. They will spend the night there in order to start the ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: domestic disturbance, family in danger, survival, family problems, danger, escapades, village, father daughter relationship, haunted house, plot twist, painting, deadly ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: uruguay, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
2 Bedroom 1 Bath (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young couple moves into what appears to be the perfect home, but when they discover that they will soon become parents, things begin to fall apart. Rachel, the expectant mother, is haunted by a ghost in a red dress, while Kevin, the soon to be ...
Style: bleak, scary, rough, suspenseful, enigmatic
Plot: husband wife relationship, evil force, pregnancy, vengeful ghost, marriage, landlord, expectant father, nightmare, fear, haunted house, supernatural, ghost ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.3
 14K
Demonic (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A police officer and a psychologist investigate the deaths of five people who were killed while trying to summon ghosts.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, slasher ...
Plot: haunted house, seance, demon, investigation, video camera, camera, trance, possession, characters killed one by one, rescue, supernatural, teenage boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.9
 311
Forgotten Evil (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman with amnesia tries to restart her life until the past comes back to haunt her.
Style: rough, bleak, scary, suspense
Plot: stalker, psychopath, amnesia, murder, flashback sequence, boat, danger, deadly, nurse, hospital
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Sweet, Sweet Lonely Girl (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Soon after moving in with her aging aunt Dora, Adele meets Beth, seductive and mysterious, who tests the limits of Adele's moral ground and sends her spiraling down a psychologically unstable and phantasmagoric path.
Style: gothic horror, gothic, scary, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: caregiver, haunted house, lesbian, evil, girlfriend, loneliness, lonely
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.7
 12K
Intruders (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Anna suffers from agoraphobia so crippling that when a trio of criminals break into her house, she cannot bring herself to flee. But what the intruders don't realize is that agoraphobia is not her only psychosis.
Style: suspense, twists and turns, intense, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: home invasion, agoraphobia, plot twist, female protagonist, revenge, violence, brutality, obsession, murder, secret room, hidden money, pistol ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 602
Unholy Women (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Unholy Women (Kowai onna), is a composite of three unrelated half-hour horror movies. A compilation of 3 separate short horror films (Rattle Rattle, Hagane, The Inheritance) written and directed by Keita Amemiya, Takuji Suzuki, and Keisuke Toyoshima ...
Style: anthology, psychological, suspense, bleak, rough ...
Plot: supernatural, evil, blind date, missing person, child abuse, monster, disappearance, child in peril, mother daughter relationship, inheritance, abuse, injury ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.4
 10K
Visions (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After moving to a vineyard with her family, a pregnant woman experiences horrifying visions.
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, bleak, exciting ...
Plot: supernatural horror, ghosts, hallucination, supernatural power, nightmare, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, pregnancy, intervention, vineyard, ghost, evil spirit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Paranormal Entity (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Twenty-three year old, Thomas Finley was arrested for the murder of his nineteen-year old sister, Samantha, as well as the murder of fifty-two year old, Edgar Lauren, a Professor and paranormal investigator.In the early morning hours, Police were ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, dark ...
Plot: paranormal, ghost, murder, supernatural, woman in danger, deadly, paranormal phenomena, haunted house, supernatural power, paranormal activity, nudity (full frontal - brief), psychic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Welcome to Mercy (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When a single mother begins to experience symptoms of the stigmata, she seeks the help of a local priest and nun to help her understand what is seen and unseen.
Style: suspense, bleak, scary, suspenseful
Plot: priest, evil, demon, isolation, daughter, folklore, crucifix, catholic, mythology, exorcism, obsession, haunted by the past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Annabelle Comes Home (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Determined to keep Annabelle from wreaking more havoc, demonologists Ed and Lorraine Warren bring the possessed doll to the locked artifacts room in their home, placing her “safely” behind sacred glass and enlisting a priest’s holy blessing. ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: haunted house, evil doll, supernatural, priest, supernatural power, ghost, asthma, child in peril, nanny, corpse, hiding, demon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Becoming (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A couple on a road trip through America encounter a terrifying dark force older than the country itself. An evil that transforms loved ones into someone terrifying, the entity has left a trail of murdered families going back hundreds of years.
Style: twists and turns, ambiguous ending, suspense, enigmatic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: supernatural horror, evil, supernatural power, supernatural, unsolved mystery, mystery, dark secret, supernatural being, couples, mysterious event, alarm, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Haunting in Connecticut (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the Campbell family moves to upstate Connecticut, they soon learn that their charming Victorian home has a disturbing history: not only was the house a transformed funeral parlor where inconceivable acts occurred, but the owner's ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, gothic, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, occult, funeral home, evil force, curses spells and rituals, seance, hallucination, reverend, cancer, family in danger, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, year 1987
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sequel to the 2009 mezzo-mezzo supernatural horror purporting to be based on a true story in which a cancer-afflicted teen starts seeing things in the new Victorian house he and his family moved into.
Style: atmospheric, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, danger, parents and children, new house, murderer, dead man, evil man, nightmare ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, contemporary, 21st century, year 1993
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.2
 199
Malady (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: To fulfill the last wish of her deceased mother, grieving Holly seeks out love and finds it in Matthew; their relationship swiftly becomes very close and all-encompassing. After receiving the news of Matthew’s ailing mother, both arrive to provide ...
Style: dark, bleak, suspenseful, rough
Plot: mystery, dark secret, dark past, love, dark heroine, loss of mother, surrealism, love story, ritual, christmas, religion, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.3
 7K
Our House (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ethan is suffering enormous guilt after his parents are killed in a car accident. He quits a promising future at MIT and work on a revolutionary experiment in order to care for his younger siblings.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, scary, surreal, surprise ending ...
Plot: house, paranormal, plot twist, supernatural, transformation, mystery, electricity, haunted house, caught in the rain, sister, blackout, co worker co worker relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Mulholland Dr. (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Initially, "Mulholland Dr." was to mark David Lynch's return to television. It is a retooling of a script originally shot as a 94-minute pilot for a TV series (co-written with TV screenwriter Joyce Eliason) for the channel ABC, which ...
Style: surreal, psychedelic, twists and turns, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: lesbian relationship, audition, investigation, amnesia, actress, hollywood, death, passion, pilot, cowboy, manipulation
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.0
 16K
Wounds (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Disturbing and mysterious things begin to happen to a bartender in New Orleans after he picks up a phone left behind at his bar.
Style: suspense, surreal, captivating, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural horror, mind game, cult, love interest, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lovecraftian, bar, ruse, tunnel, hallucination, bartender, cockroach ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%