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Jack Goes Home (2016)
 5.0
 2K
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, mother son relationship, attic, dead mother, plot twist, audio tape, downbeat ending

Most similar movies to Jack Goes Home

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, bleak, suspense and suspenseful films with plots about haunted house, ghost, danger, supernatural, mystery, murder and death mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Jack Goes Home: Eli (2019), Abattoir (2016), The Zodiac (2005), Buried Secrets (1996), The Remains (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.7
 27K
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, suspense, macabre, rough ...
Plot: antichrist, evil child, disease, allergy, child protagonist, mother son relationship, treatment, telekinesis, little boy, demon, danger, house ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 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, killings, haunted by the past, dark secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 5.4
 7K
The Zodiac (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 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, bleak, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, psychopath, murder, investigation, obsession, mystery, gory, crimes, mind game, journalism, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: california, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.6
 631
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, possession, overalls, whispering, gardening, attic, small town, cliff ...
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Movie in collections
 3.7
 3K
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, suspenseful, suspense, scary
Plot: haunted house, killer child, ghost, attic, widower, danger, dark secret, house, missing girl, troubled teen, doll, radio ...
Time: 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.7
 782
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: rough, suspenseful, psychological, bleak, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, survival, life is a bitch, ghost, juvenile delinquency, uncover truth, youth, obsession, mystery, deadly, haunted house, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 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, isolation, parents and children, confined, deadly, family problems, haunted house, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 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
Plot: missing person, disappearance, dark secret, murder, female reporter, small town, curse, ghost, voodoo, hotel, voodoo doll, slasher
Place: louisiana, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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: enigmatic, bleak, captivating, scary
Plot: haunted house, revenge, evil twin, inheritance, brother sister relationship, family secret, uncover truth, childhood flashback, photograph, old dark house, twins, factory ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
House of Flesh Mannequins (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspense, bleak, erotic ...
Plot: tragic hero, intrigue, hallucination, obsession, loner, insanity, violence, fetish, gory, sexual abuse, torture, child abuse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: rough, bleak, psychological thriller, suspenseful, scary
Plot: boarding school, black magic, troubled teen, private school, haunted house, mystery, boarding house, intrigue, danger, adventure, violence, art teacher ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, mysterious character, amateur detective, storytelling, investigation, child abuse, book, father son relationship, liar ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: scary, bleak, suspenseful, enigmatic, rough
Plot: pregnancy, husband wife relationship, evil force, vengeful ghost, fear, nightmare, expectant father, marriage, landlord, supernatural, haunted house, lust ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: bleak, suspenseful, rough, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: domestic disturbance, family in danger, survival, danger, family problems, escapades, village, haunted house, father daughter relationship, plot twist, painting, deadly ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: uruguay, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.9
 304
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: scary, rough, suspense, bleak
Plot: stalker, psychopath, amnesia, murder, flashback sequence, boat, danger, deadly, nurse, hospital
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, bleak, suspense, scary, queer cinema
Plot: caregiver, haunted house, gothic horror, lesbian, girlfriend, evil, loneliness, lonely
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.3
 13K
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, psychotronic
Plot: haunted house, seance, demon, investigation, video camera, trance, possession, characters killed one by one, rescue, supernatural, teenage boy, video surveillance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, ghost, child in peril, priest, supernatural power, corpse, hiding, demon, little girl, teenage girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 11K
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, revolver, stabbed in the neck ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Paranormal Activity (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a young, middle class couple moves into a suburban 'starter' tract house, they become increasingly disturbed by a presence that may or may not be somehow demonic but is certainly most active in the middle of the night. Especially ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, dark, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, fear, paranormal activity, panic, couples, videotaping, danger, demonic possession, nightmare, evil force ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2006
Place: usa, los angeles, california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 585
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, rough, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, evil, blind date, monster, child abuse, mother daughter relationship, child in peril, missing person, disappearance, inheritance, abuse, injury ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, rough, scary, serious, dark ...
Plot: ghost, murder, supernatural, paranormal, woman in danger, deadly, paranormal phenomena, haunted house, paranormal activity, supernatural power, nudity (full frontal - brief), found footage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.3
 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: scary, suspenseful, suspense, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: ghosts, vineyard, hallucination, supernatural horror, supernatural power, nightmare, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, pregnancy, intervention, evil spirit, haunted house ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 4.6
 654
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 power, evil, obsession, mystery, supernatural being, unsolved mystery, supernatural, dark secret, couples, mysterious event, alarm, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, suspenseful, scary
Plot: priest, demon, evil, daughter, isolation, catholic, folklore, crucifix, mythology, exorcism, obsession, haunted by the past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, hallucination, reverend, cancer, family in danger, life is a bitch, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1987, 80s
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.1
 195
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 past, dark secret, loss of mother, dark heroine, love, surrealism, ritual, death, religion, christmas, love story ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.8
 8K
The Turning (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland, Canada, USA, India
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young governess is hired by a man who has become responsible for his young nephew and niece after the deaths of their parents. A modern take on Henry James' novella "The Turn of the Screw".
Style: scary, gothic, suspense, bleak
Plot: haunted house, ghost, nanny, orphan, doll, female director, nephew, niece, puppets, governess, underwater scene, spider ...
Time: year 1994
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Boarding School (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When troubled 12-year-old Jacob Felsen is sent away to boarding school, he enters every kid’s worst nightmare: a creepy old mansion, deserted except for six other teenage misfits and two menacing and mysterious teachers. As events become ...
Style: suspense, rough, harsh, emotional, scary
Plot: corporal punishment, boarding school, child abuse, boarding school life, boy, life is a bitch, betrayal, brutality, violence, lifestyle, moral ambiguity, compassion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 214K
Sinister (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, murder, haunted house, ghost, attic, fear, family in danger, danger, graphic violence, investigation, evil force, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, year 1986, year 1979 ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%