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Dark Ascension (2017)
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Dark Ascension (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The gates of Heaven & Hell have been broken and the afterlife is in ruins. One group of new arrivals must find a way to put things right to prevent an eternal battle between good & evil.
Style: epic, serious, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: hell, afterlife, angel, purgatory, heaven, death, adventure hero, demon, devil, train, battles, fire, murder, battle

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, captivating and suspense films with plots about death, supernatural, hell, murder, heaven, angel and redemption mostly in Fantasy, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Dark Ascension: They Found Hell (2015), AfterDeath (2015), What Dreams May Come (1998), Good Omens (2019), Megiddo: The Omega Code 2 (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
They Found Hell (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a group of gifted college students run a secret teleportation experiment, they accidentally open a portal to another dimension, trapping them in Hell. One by one they are hunted, tortured and killed by the denizens of Hell who are bent on ...
Style: exciting, captivating, bleak, tense
Plot: hell, portal, demon, monster, adventure, danger, parallel world, disorder, death, friendship, teleportation
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100%
 4.0
 2K
AfterDeath (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Five young people wake up dead. Washed up by the tide they scramble to an abandoned beach house, soon realizing that the perpetual night and blasts of pain suggest this is some version of hell. Between in-fighting and attacks by a demonic shadow ...
Style: surreal, whimsical, pretentious, serious, confusing
Plot: hell, afterlife, weird, house, lighthouse, catastrophe, supernatural, fantasy world, mysticism, danger, metaphysics, mortality ...
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100%
What Dreams May Come (1998)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Chris Neilson dies to find himself in a heaven more amazing than he could have ever dreamed of. There is one thing missing: his wife. After he dies, his wife, Annie killed herself and went to hell. Chris decides to risk eternity in hades for the ...
Style: philosophical, touching, surreal, inspirational, emotional ...
Plot: afterlife, heaven and hell, redemption, life philosophy, loss of child, hell, family relations, painting, life & death, angel, paradise, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 55K
Good Omens (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 328 min.
TV show
Story: In 2019 the world is on the brink of an apocalypse as humanity prepares for a final judgment. But follies ensue — Aziraphale, a somewhat fussy angel, and Crowley, a demon aren’t enthusiastic about the end of the world, and can’t seem to find ...
Style: witty, exciting, captivating, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: angel, demon, armageddon, foe turned friend, prophecy, end of the world, heaven and hell, antichrist, devil, supernatural, fallen angel, peril ...
Place: england, usa, london, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Megiddo: The Omega Code 2 (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Stone (the Antichrist) becomes President of the European Union and uses his seat of power to dissolve the United Nations and create a one world government called the World Union.
Style: suspenseful, serious, intense, exciting, futuristic ...
Plot: good versus evil, apocalypse, leadership, supernatural ability, heroic mission, evil empire, rivalry, danger, parents and children, battles, battle, antichrist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: israel, middle east, jerusalem, los angeles, new york
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100%
Along with the Gods: The Two Worlds (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Having died unexpectedly, firefighter Ja-hong is taken to the afterlife by 3 afterlife guardians. Only when he passes 7 trials over 49 days and proves he was innocent in human life, he’s able to reincarnate, and his 3 afterlife guardians are by ...
Style: dark, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: hell, afterlife, trial, god, obsessive quest, supernatural, search, revenge, investigation, supernatural ability, deadly, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Left in Darkness (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Celia (Monica Keena, Freddy vs. Jason) has had a rough life, with a mother who died in childbirth and a father who disappeared. Unfortunately for Celia, death is not any easier than life. When she is drugged and raped at a frat party, Celia dies ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary, rough ...
Plot: heaven, ghost, supernatural, family problems, darkness, dealing with death, good versus evil, death in the family, woman in danger, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals, afterlife ...
Time: contemporary
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34%
 5.6
 14K
Gabriel (2007)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Gabriel tells the story of an archangel who fights to bring light back to purgatory - a place where darkness rules - and save the souls of the city's inhabitants.
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, stylized, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, angel, danger, rivalry, escapades, supernatural, apocalypse, adventure, rescue, fight, human nature, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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An Angel of the Lord (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A screwup angel is exiled from the Heaven down to Earth, incarnated as a beggar.
Style: fairy tale, captivating, humorous, sincere, light
Plot: heaven, angel, god, devil, love, hourglass, church, beggar, virgin mary, nun, choir, disguise ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Astral City: A Spiritual Journey (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The selfish Dr. André Luiz dies and awakes in the limbo called "Umbral". After a painful period in the gruesome swamp, he is rescued and brought in a white light to "Nosso Lar" (meaning "Our Home"). He finds a place of ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, captivating, contemplative
Plot: afterlife, purgatory, reincarnation, life after death, spiritualist, self discovery, human spirit, supernatural, society, redemption, imaginary, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 29K
The Prophecy (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The angel Gabriel comes to Earth to collect a soul which will end the stalemated war in Heaven, and only a former priest and a little girl can stop him.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, biblical ...
Plot: good versus evil, devil, prophecy, angel, afterlife, religions or cults, god, supernatural, society, insubordination, vicious, religion ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.5
 525
Haunted Echoes (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Laura (Sean Young) and Guy (David Starzyk) are devastated by grief when their 8-year-old daughter, Kimberly, is murdered. Hoping to repair their tattered marriage, they move to a quiet town to remodel an old mansion, but weird things start to happen ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological
Plot: afterlife, ghost, supernatural, family problems, crimes, dealing with death, deadly, abduction, murder, death in the family, kidnapping, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.0
 302K
Constantine (2005)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: John Constantine has literally been to Hell and back. When he teams up with a policewoman to solve the mysterious suicide of her twin sister, their investigation takes them through the world of demons and angels that exists beneath the landscape of ...
Style: mind bending, stylized, gothic, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, angel, supernatural ability, demons, demon, devil, lucifer, hell, psychic, god or devil, exorcism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.7
 112K
City of Angels (1998)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When guardian angel Seth -- who invisibly watches over the citizens of Los Angeles -- becomes captivated by Maggie, a strong-willed heart surgeon, he ponders trading in his pure, otherworldly existence for a mortal life with his beloved. The couple ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, sincere, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: angel, afterlife, supernatural romance, romance, fall in love, heaven and hell, fallen angel, fish out of water, life philosophy, life & death, couple relations, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.3
 3K
Escape Room (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Four friends who partake in a popular Los Angeles escape room find themselves stuck with a demonically possessed killer. The friends have less than an hour to solve the puzzles needed to escape the room alive.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, captivating
Plot: escape, death, curse, race against time, game of death, evil, characters killed one by one, demon, murder, locked in a room, clue, security camera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Don't Tempt Me (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain, France, Italy, Mexico
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two angels, one from the heaven and one from the hell, come to earth to save the soul of a boxer.
Style: psychological, lyrical, disturbing, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: heaven, gangsters, redemption, angel, bible, hell, debt, fight, destiny, good versus evil, hopes, win over ...
Time: year 1939, year 1999, 70s
Place: paris france, spain, tokyo, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Five People You Meet in Heaven (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: On his 83rd birthday, Eddie (Voight), a war vet and a maintenance worker at the Ruby Pier amusement park, dies while trying to save a girl who is sitting under a falling ride. When he awakens in the afterlife, he encounters five people with ties to ...
Style: christian film, touching, serious, emotional
Plot: afterlife, self discovery, life is a bitch, danger, heaven and hell, redemption, religious, hopes, heaven, birthday, world war two, amusement park ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 1930s, 30s, 20th century ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Discovery of Heaven (2001)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Netherlands, UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Disappointed with humanity, God wants to revoke his contract with humanity and wants to take back the stone tablets containing the ten commandments. To this end an angel is sent out to affect the personal lives of three humans so an appropriate ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, tense, sentimental
Plot: heaven, superhuman powers, angel, religions or cults, supernatural ability, parent child relationship, love triangle, supernatural, hopes, miraculous event, politics, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rome italy, israel, cuba, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Beyond the Darkness (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The movie follows the story of Jonah Thomas, a US senator, who gets trapped in an epic battle fought between life and death.
Style: christian film, captivating, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: angel, good versus evil, epic battle, super strength, senator, faith, government, terrorism, government agent, terrorist, fight, religion ...
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 1K
Soul Hunters (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A disgraced ex special forces agent turns to a demon that offers him a job as a soul hunter. Chaos ensues when a former associate goes on a killing spree with the soul hunter as his main target.
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: angel, demon, amulet, ex special forces, heaven and hell, contract, martial arts, agent, supernatural, deal with the devil, redemption, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.9
 215
The Falling (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Amidst his broken life, Police Officer Grayson Reed is about to be thrown into the middle of a feud between the five angels of Heaven and the leader of Hell. As faith ends in the world around him, Grayson will be faced with an ultimate choice that ...
Plot: heaven, hell, police, angel
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.0
 74K
Fallen (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Homicide detective John Hobbes witnesses the execution of serial killer Edgar Reese. Soon after the execution the killings start again, and they are very similar to Reese's style.
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns ...
Plot: devil, psychic, good versus evil, supernatural, murder, execution, police detective, mystery, angel, psychopath, police, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, united states, new york, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 125K
Reign of Fire (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Ireland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In post-apocalyptic England, an American volunteer and a British survivor team up to fight off a brood of fire-breathing dragons seeking to return to global dominance after centuries of rest underground. The Brit -- leading a clan of survivors to ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dragon, apocalypse, deadly creature, survival, heroic mission, danger, heroes, chaos, fire breathing dragon, deadly, castle, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: england, london, europe, edinburgh scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Conan the Barbarian (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A film adaptation of the classic sword and sorcery hero, Conan the Barbarian. A horde of rampaging warriors massacre the parents of young Conan and enslave the young child for years on The Wheel of Pain. As the sole survivor of the childhood ...
Style: stylized, exciting, epic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, barbarian, slavery, good versus evil, gladiator, escapades, cult, obsessive quest, danger, vengeance, heroic mission, sword fight ...
Time: stone age, ancient history, prehistoric times, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
American Satan (2017)
Genre: Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A young rock band, half from England and half from the US, drop out of college and move to the Sunset Strip to chase their dreams.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bleak, captivating
Plot: deal with the devil, rock band, music band, fame, devil, manipulation, stranger, price of fame, obsession, drugs, satan, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Defending Your Life (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In an afterlife resembling the present-day US, people must prove their worth by showing in court how they have demonstrated courage.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: afterlife, heaven, destiny, romance, fall in love, starting over, hopes, imaginary, couple relations, supernatural, life & death, death ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Annunciation (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Annunciation (in Hungarian: Angyali üdvözlet) is a Hungarian film directed by András Jeles in 1984, based on The Tragedy of Man (1861) by Imre Madách. When Adam (Péter Bocsor) and Eve (Júlia Mérő), having succumbed to Lucifer's ...
Style: atmospheric, surreal, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: female full frontal nudity, bible, symbolism, devil, angel, philosophy, lucifer, religions or cults, heroes, obsessive quest, murder, card playing ...
Time: ancient history, 18th century
Place: france, athens greece, prague, ancient greece, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.2
 105K
The Good Place (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Eleanor Shellstrop, an ordinary woman who, through an extraordinary string of events, enters the afterlife where she comes to realize that she hasn't been a very good person. With the help of her wise afterlife mentor, she's determined to ...
Style: twists and turns, feel good, captivating, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: afterlife, karma, ethics, paradise, female protagonist, deception, death, architect, utopia, hell, soul mate, morality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.9
 4K
Purgatory (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An outlaw band flees a posse and rides into Refuge, a small town where no one carries a gun, drinks, or swears. The town is actually Purgatory, and the peaceful inhabitants are all famous dead outlaws and criminals such as Doc Holiday and Wild Bill ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, afterlife, old west, heroes, supernatural, gang, adventure, on the run, rivalry, chases and races, righting the wronged, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, new mexico, texas, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Lazarus Effect (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Medical researcher Frank, his fiancee Zoe and their team have achieved the impossible: they have found a way to revive the dead. After a successful, but unsanctioned, experiment on a lifeless animal, they are ready to make their work public. ...
Style: suspenseful, macabre, suspense, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, paranormal, experiment, death, laboratory, experiment gone awry, inventions and discoveries, disorder, danger, back from the dead, life & death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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