Movies like Don't Sleep

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Don't Sleep (2017)
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Don't Sleep (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After Moving into a Cottage Together, two Young Lovers confront Horrors of a Forgotten Childhood.
Style: dark, scary, macabre, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: darkness, demon, fear, insanity, parallel world, nightmare, bad dream, nightmare comes true, supernatural, mental disorder, obsession, evil, young couple, innocent person killed, alternate reality, subconscious, childhood trauma, loss of control, showdown, family in danger, neighbor neighbor relationship, psychiatric patient, deadly creature, vampire, female nudity ...

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Most similar movies to Don't Sleep

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, scary and disturbing films with plots about supernatural, fear, evil, danger, demon, violence and ghost mostly in Horror, Thriller and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Don't Sleep: Isabelle (2018), May the Devil Take You Too (2020), Fire City: End of Days (2015), Betamax (2015), Dead Night (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Isabelle (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young couple's dream of starting a family shatters as they descend into the depths of paranoia and must struggle to survive an evil presence that wants nothing more than their very own lives.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, scary ...
Plot: afterlife, ghost, evil spirit, nightmare, supernatural, family in danger, parents and children, demon, fear, evil force, curses spells and rituals, paranormal activity ...
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100%
May the Devil Take You Too (2020)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two years after escaping from demonic terror, Alfie and Nara try to continue their lives. However, Alfie's worst nightmare has just begun and the dangers that await are increasingly threatening.
Style: suspense, scary, disturbing, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: afterlife, evil spirit, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, deadly creature, paranormal activity, demon, family in danger, fear, nightmare, ghost, demonic possession ...
Time: contemporary
Place: indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Fire City: End of Days (2015)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Vine, a disillusioned demon, is forced into a choice to save his brethren or an innocent human girl. Demons have been living secretly among humans for centuries. It was a fragile balance that has now been shattered when their life source is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense
Plot: demon, paranormal, supernatural ability, violence, vengeance, supernatural, evil, murder, paranormal investigation, society, ghost, hunting ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.5
 23
Betamax (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A bunch of really cool stuff happens, just watch it. Trust me.
Style: dark, bleak, disturbing, scary, suspense ...
Plot: death, demon, darkness, corpse, doom, dead, hunting, victim, peril, murder, revenge, ghost ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 4.4
 1K
Dead Night (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A caring mother loses her sanity, setting off a chain of events resulting in tragedy and murder. The story of Casey Pollack unfolds from two very different perspectives when one night in the woods culminates in absolute terror.
Style: enigmatic, bleak, dark, scary, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, backwoods, witch, parents and children, supernatural power, wilderness, paranoia, mass murder, evil, suspicion, violence, family in danger ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.8
 2K
Horsehead (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Since her childhood, Jessica has been haunted by recurrent nightmares whose meaning escapes her. This peculiarity has led her to study the psychophysiology of dreams and to follow a therapy with Sean, her mentor and boyfriend, to try and understand ...
Style: surreal, suspenseful, psychological, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: supernatural, obsession, haunted house, woman in danger, haunted by the past, homecoming, ghost, paranormal investigation, fear, exorcism, evil force, nightmare ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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64%
 3.5
 2K
Bleed (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: It seemed perfect - a new house, a new marriage, a child soon to be born. But when Sarah and Matt invite their friends to celebrate, the situation turns deadly as they enter a burned-out prison on a ghost hunt.
Style: scary, psychotronic, disturbing, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: violence, ghost, paranormal, murder, paranormal phenomena, demon, evil, supernatural, fear, characters in danger, rescue, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.9
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True Fiction (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Avery Malone, a wannabe writer and lonely librarian, gets her big break when she's hand-selected to assist her hero, reclusive author, Caleb Conrad. Whisked away to Caleb's remote estate, Avery is given her one and only task; to ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, scary, bleak, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: nightmare, evil, supernatural, psychopath, ghost, isolation, family in danger, insanity, paranoia, fear, survival, writer's block ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 2.4
 521
The Doll (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When Chris and Andy order a model from an escort service, they find that something is unnaturally wrong with Natasha, something deadly wrong.
Style: slasher, scary, psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: demon, doll, victim, death, possession, doctor, murder, supernatural, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, deadly creature, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.8
 311K
Insidious (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A family discovers that dark spirits have invaded their home after their son inexplicably falls into an endless sleep. When they reach out to a professional for help, they learn things are a lot more personal than they thought.
Style: scary, suspenseful, twist ending, frightening, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghost, nightmare, afterlife, evil spirit, paranormal activity, nightmare comes true, boy, fear, parallel world, evil force ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.0
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Lucky (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: May, a self help author with all the answers, suddenly finds herself stalked by a masked man who mysteriously reappears every night. Even when she kills him. May struggles to get help from the people around her as she fights to stay alive. Is this ...
Style: suspense, bleak, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, chase, paranormal phenomena, peril, hunting, deadly creature, supernatural power, paranormal investigation, exorcism, death, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Evil Takes Root (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A paranormal investigator arrives in a sleepy Midwest town to investigate the mysterious loss of his old lover and reconcile sins of the past. He discovers she fell victim to the Batibat, an ancient evil that followed her home from the Philippines.
Style: suspense, disturbing, scary, psychotronic, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, coven, occult, demon, possession, cult, evil, witchcraft, family in danger, fear, paranormal investigation, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 2.4
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The Ideal (2011)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It's a high school summer job for Julia and Alexander - the chance to earn money and work with eccentric, charismatic social studies teacher, Mr. Zenidro. But something else awaits them in the empty, yet mysterious school building. As the past ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, bleak, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: paranormal, teacher, high school, violence, paranormal phenomena, teenager, betrayal, supernatural ability, ghost, deadly creature, murder, peril ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Wishmaster 3: Beyond the Gates of Hell (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The evil Djinn is back at again, this time wreaking havoc on the students of Illinois' Baxter University. His victim is a beautiful, innocent and studious teenage girl named Diana Collins who accidentally opened up the Djinn's tomb and ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: genie, supernatural, college, wish come true, college campus, college life, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, youth, heroes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Blazing World (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ever since Margaret was six years old, she has been haunted by the memory of watching her sister drown during an explosive fight between her parents. As a young woman, she slides further into her twisted inner life, ultimately finding herself on the ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspense, psychotronic, suspenseful ...
Plot: death, sister sister relationship, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, violence, evil, fear, sister, supernatural power, characters in danger, paranormal investigation, peril ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Inhabitants (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young couple gets more than they bargained for when they buy an historic bed and breakfast in New England only to discover that the old house is hiding a dark secret within its walls.
Style: scary, psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, young couple, couple relations, deadly creature, paranormal phenomena, peril, paranormal, demon, chase, violence, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.8
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Day 13 (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When 17-year-old Colton is left at home to babysit his little sister for the summer, he develops a crush on Heather, the beautiful girl who just moved into a mysterious old house across the street. He falls in love with her from afar — but also ...
Style: psychotronic, bleak, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: haunted by the past, family relations, paranormal, family in danger, characters in danger, paranormal phenomena, heroes, peril, youth, rescue, supernatural power, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
I Trapped the Devil (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A man descends into paranoia after trapping what he believes to be the devil in his basement, but things take a dark turn when his family unexpectedly arrive for Christmas.
Style: scary, bleak, suspenseful, enigmatic, disturbing ...
Plot: supernatural, deal with the devil, devil, basement, paranoia, family bonds, isolation, evil, suspicion, family in danger, fear, chase ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 4.7
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Be Afraid (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Not long after John Chambers and his family arrive at their new home in a small country town of Pennsylvania, John begins to experience sleep paralysis. Lying there paralyzed, trapped within his own nightmare, other-worldly beings visit John. They ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychotronic, dark, suspense ...
Plot: son, abduction, murder, father, evil force, paranormal activity, loss of son, nightmare, nightmare comes true, trapped, family, supernatural ...
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Amityville Harvest (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While staying at an aging manor to research its liquor-smuggling history, Christina and her documentary video team interview their spooky host Vincent—but no one can capture his image or voice on video. After shocking dreams and bloody encounters, ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Plot: murder, friends, chase, creature, peril, rescue, death, paranormal, friendship, deadly creature, fear, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.9
 7K
The Dawn (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Following the murder of her family at the hands of her father in the wake of World War I, a young woman is sent to live in a convent. However, the demons that plagued her father follow, reawakening the nightmares of her past.
Style: suspense, disturbing, scary, bleak, psychological
Plot: family, evil, supernatural, violence, church, demon, nightmare, paranormal activity, devil, loneliness, a vision, priest ...
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, Mexico
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young girl sent to live with her father and his new girlfriend discovers creatures in her new home who want to claim her as one of their own.
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense ...
Plot: supernatural, child in peril, deadly creature, haunted house, monster, creature, parents and children, supernatural horror, teeth, hearing voices, little girl, mansion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 70s
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.0
 1K
Ouija House (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A graduate student, who is trying to finish the last of her research on a book project that she hopes will help her down-on-her-luck mother, brings friends to a house with a dark past, where they soon unwittingly summon an evil entity who makes the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, suspense, serious ...
Plot: ouija board, supernatural, supernatural power, fear, ghost, spiritualism, paranormal activity, seance, evil, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, medium ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 4.1
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The Nanny (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Young Noa and Michael are put in the care of their new nanny, Leonor, who Noa suspects is a malicious supernatural being. Dismissed by those around her, Noa works to uncover Leonor's true identity, but soon finds herself with far more than she ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, nanny, woman, fear, kidnapping, children, secrets, urban legend, suspicion, evil, small town, supernatural being ...
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.3
 252
Bloody Ballet (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When beautiful ballerina dancer Adriana Mena lands the lead role in the upcoming Nutcracker performance, she's forced to face her demons as jealousy and tension begin to provoke the supernatural.
Style: disturbing, scary, suspense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: jealousy, dancehall girl, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, demon, exorcism, supernatural, revenge, deadly creature, peril, ghost, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Paranormal Prison (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A paranormal investigation YouTube channel is getting ready to shut down if they don't have a video that goes viral in time. In this last ditch attempt, a long-time mystery is solved.
Style: scary, psychotronic, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, found footage, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature, investigation, rescue, chase, peril, supernatural power, friendship, paranormal phenomena, team ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Digging to Death (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: David Vanowen moves into a mysterious house and discovers a box buried in his backyard, filled with 3 million dollars and a fresh corpse. David hides the money in the house, only to be stalked by the buried body.
Style: psychotronic, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, scary
Plot: corpse, violence, murder, death, vengeance, chase, supernatural power, paranormal, youth, reanimated corpse, victim, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.7
 2K
Broil (2020)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A listless grand-daughter, Chance Sinclair, is sentenced to live with her draconian grand-father, August after a violent incident at school and begins to question the source of her families immense wealth and power. When Chance's scheming Mom, ...
Style: mysterious, light, disturbing, dark, suspenseful ...
Plot: ancient mystery, cannibalism, murder, family history, out of body experience, tyranny, tyrant, wealthy family, family, fantasy world, supernatural, family secret ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.2
 2K
The Assent (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a series of disturbing supernatural events in his home, Joel a young single father, comes to suspect that his young son may be possessed. Soon Joel receives a visit from Father Lambert, a controversial exorcist in town whose last patient died ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, scary, tense, suspenseful
Audience: date night
Plot: curses spells and rituals, exorcism, demon, supernatural, spirit, family, paranormal activity, cruelty, parenthood, evil, violence, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 106K
Pet Sematary (1989)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Dr. Louis Creed's family moves into the country house of their dreams and discover a pet cemetery at the back of their property. The cursed burial ground deep in the woods brings the dead back to life -- with "minor" problems. At ...
Style: scary, macabre, suspense, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: zombie, indian burial ground, back from the dead, cat, cemetery, grave robbing, family in danger, death, murder, supernatural, grief, ghost ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: maine, usa, new england, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%