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The Perfect Host: A Southern Gothic Tale (2018)
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The Perfect Host: A Southern Gothic Tale (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While sorting her dead grandmother's affairs, a young woman boards in an eerie, southern mansion and soon discovers the matriarch may desire more than just her company.
Style: gothic, gothic horror, macabre, surprise ending, suspense
Plot: death, female protagonist, elderly, nightmare, mother daughter relationship, old dark house, daughter, old mansion, ghost, evil spirit, haunted house, forest, ghost story, pursuit, mansion, unrequited love, south, grandmother, host, grandparents, locked door, violence, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, vengeance ...
Time: 1920s
Place: arkansas

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Most similar movies to The Perfect Host: A Southern Gothic Tale

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspense, psychotronic and bleak films with plots about exorcism, violence, curses spells and rituals, ghost, supernatural, paranormal and characters in danger mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Perfect Host: A Southern Gothic Tale: The Night-Time Winds (2017), GH5 (2017), Unholy (2015), The Binding (2020), Bayou Horror Story (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Night-Time Winds (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A Psychological Thriller. Estranged sisters reunite. In Glorious Black and White.
Style: gothic, gothic horror, scary, bleak, suspense
Plot: haunted house, sister sister relationship, insanity, old dark house, female protagonist, mansion, supernatural, demon, vengeance, paranormal phenomena, peril, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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95%
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GH5 (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the sudden loss of his fiancee Emma, Matt becomes obsessed with finding life after death. For seven years, Matt and his younger brother Michael visited over one hundred Ghost House cases in the U.S.- every one of them turning into a ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, young adult, murder, death, paranormal investigation, violence, deadly creature, peril, vengeance, demon ...
Time: 21st century
Place: texas
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68%
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Unholy (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Peter and Margaret Eastwood believe they've purchased their dream home to start their lives together but this house seems to be hiding something dark and terrifying in every corner.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Plot: vengeful ghost, ghost, evil spirit, haunted house, poltergeist, haunted, possession, british, exorcist, paranormal phenomena, violence, paranormal ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Binding (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While visiting her fiancé's mother in southern Italy, a woman must fight the mysterious and malevolent curse intent on claiming her daughter.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, psychotronic, suspense, scary
Plot: mother daughter relationship, curse, murder, loss, ghost, revenge, family relations, good versus evil, evil, child, peril, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Bayou Horror Story (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A paranormal investigator travels to the South to research a series of deaths connected to a supernatural curse haunting an old Louisiana family.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, scary, cinema verite
Plot: supernatural power, murder, supernatural, paranormal, occult, death, haunted house, violence, pursuit, paranormal phenomena, characters in danger, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
House of Forbidden Secrets (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jacob Hunt has had some very bad breaks in life. His wife left him, his friends have all abandoned him, and his children barely see him! Jacob has been given an amazing gift and the chance he needs to get back on his feet and start anew. Jacob has ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, bleak, suspense, satanic
Plot: demonic possession, priest, death, gore, prostitute, demon, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, characters in danger, exorcism, deadly creature, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.2
 1K
Ghost Note (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An immortal blues musician terrorizes childhood sweethearts reunited over the Thanksgiving holiday.
Style: scary, psychotronic, disturbing, bleak, suspense
Plot: musician, paranormal phenomena, ghost, supernatural power, supernatural, peril, paranormal, demon, victim, rescue, violence, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Visitor (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Romania
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Luca and Otilia,two young people just beginning their lives, move in the big city, helped by their childhood friend, Vlad. They rent a flat in an old building, in which only one old man lives, Felix. The flat has a peculiar past: a former tenant, ...
Style: scary, disturbing, suspense, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: husband wife relationship, able to see the dead, fear, missing person, ghost, haunted house, nightmare, moving, violence, paranormal, deadly creature, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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American Poltergeist (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A group of friends move into a vacation home with a sinister past in Fall River, Massachusetts. Suspicious of the home's owner, Taryn feels a strong connection to the house and finds herself at the center of one of the most deadly poltergeists ...
Style: suspenseful, psychotronic, scary, bleak, suspense
Plot: pursuit, poltergeist, haunted house, chase, exorcism, rescue, paranormal phenomena, revenge, death, characters in danger, supernatural power, victim ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Paranormal Captivity (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After the death of her husband, a penniless woman moves into the home of her Uncle. Strange things begin to occur. Is the house haunted or is it something more?
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing
Plot: paranormal investigation, pursuit, violence, spirit, paranormal, supernatural power, supernatural, haunted house, ghost, vengeance, rescue, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Anomaly (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The terrifying story of a family that experienced the biggest demonic possession after moving into a house plagued by malicious spirits.
Style: psychotronic, scary, bleak, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: nightmare, demonic possession, supernatural, supernatural power, demon, haunted house, paranormal phenomena, peril, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, death, ghost ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: new house, violence, paranormal, ghost, paranormal phenomena, death, fear, revenge, deadly creature, characters in danger, supernatural, victim ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A House Is Not a Home (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ben (Webb) and Linda Williams move the family into a dream home in a last ditch effort to save their troubled marriage. Despite their good intentions, they cannot shake the feeling that they are being watched by something. Their unimaginable fears ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: ghost, pursuit, blood, fear, death, monster, creature, supernatural, supernatural power, chase, evil, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Terrible Two (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Albert and Rose Poe bought their dream house seven years ago in Greenfield, NC. They had no idea of the unspeakable horrors that took place in the house before they moved in. If they had known, then their children, Addi and Jade would still be ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspenseful, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: paranormal, demon, death, pursuit, paranormal phenomena, ghost, supernatural, violence, supernatural power, sisters, peril, exorcism ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Intruders (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After the traumatic loss of her mother, a teenaged girl tries to uncover the dark secrets behind her new home, in spite of her father's disbelief.
Style: scary, suspense, psychotronic, disturbing, bleak
Plot: father daughter relationship, murder, female protagonist, father, supernatural power, ghost, death, vengeance, revenge, chase, youth, peril ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
What Josiah Saw (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A family with buried secrets reunite at a farmhouse after two decades to pay for their past sins.
Style: scary, disturbing, bleak, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: ghost, revenge, redemption, murder, violence, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, demon, peril, vengeance, family relations, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 570
Reclusion (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young couple awakens a terrible force when they attempt to socialize their reclusive neighbor.
Style: psychotronic, twists and turns, scary, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: recluse, supernatural horror, haunted house, couple relations, house, supernatural power, supernatural, isolation, violence, ghost, characters in danger, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: young couple, haunted house, couple relations, supernatural horror, chase, paranormal, peril, ghost, deadly creature, demon, paranormal phenomena, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Interior (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: What starts as a simple paranormal investigation inside a mundane Florida house soon becomes a terrifying experience through the unknown and beyond.
Style: scary, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: pursuit, ghost, haunted house, paranormal, house, peril, hunting, family relations, evil, curses spells and rituals, chase, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Haunted House on Sorority Row (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A fledgling sorority has just purchased their new home, but the inexpensive beat up house has a history no one could imagine. Now as they move in and continue their college lives something evil is making itself known by affecting their minds... and ...
Style: scary, disturbing, suspense, psychotronic, suspenseful ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, old dark house, supernatural power, fear, evil force, terror, violence, paranormal, characters in danger, murder, peril ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.9
 53
White House (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 6 eager contestants enter a pinoy horror-reality show to survive till daybreak of horror inside the famous Laperal White House in Baguio City. A million pesos is at stake but as the first night draws to a close and each one is being found dead, ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, paranormal, evil spirit, paranormal phenomena, spirit, demon, game of death, fear, murder, exorcism, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.9
 3K
Ragini MMS (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The quintessential couple, Ragini and Uday, set out to have a dirty weekend at a friend's farmhouse on the outskirts of Mumbai. The weekend getaway quickly changes gears as they find themselves in a house that has been rigged with cameras in ...
Style: psychotronic, tense, bleak, suspense, scary ...
Plot: murder, supernatural power, supernatural, voyeurism, ghost, supernatural ability, rescue, violence, demon, chase, curses spells and rituals, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 472
The Harvesting (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: To escape their marital problems, a young family travels from the city to spend the summer in Amish Country where a malevolent presence grips them. They soon discover that they were brought there for a reason and they must break free before the ...
Style: scary, disturbing, psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: amish, danger, demon, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, violence, peril, exorcism, paranormal investigation, vengeance, evil, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Doll (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Anya and Daniel just moved to their new house in Bandung. Daniel brings home a doll from his workplace. Anya, who is a dollmaker, welcomes the doll happily to their house. They later learned that the doll belonged to a little girl named Uci, who ...
Style: scary, bleak, disturbing, psychotronic, suspense
Plot: doll, possession, ghost, evil doll, girl, supernatural power, murder, supernatural, paranormal, demon, fear, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.2
 470
The Unwilling (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After the death of a much despised patriarch, a mysterious box shows up during the reading of the will, forcing the family to reckon with each of their own deadly sins.
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic, scary, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural power, possession, demon, father son relationship, blood, no survivors, supernatural, loss of father, brother sister relationship, family relations, ghost, exorcism ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.6
 3K
Dead Awake (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Kate Bowman (Jocelin Donahue) is an average social worker who is investigating in the mysterious deaths of people who died in their sleep. Shortly before their deaths, the victims all reported a supernatural force that appeared to them while they ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense, tense, scary ...
Plot: creature, supernatural, social worker, sudden death, sleeping, nightmare, paranormal, fear, murder, paranormal investigation, evil, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Deadly Revisions (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hypnotherapy and drugs are used to help an amnesiac horror writer, but are the terrifying images that surface real or imagined?
Style: psychotronic, bleak, scary, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: writers, nightmare, evil, murder, axe, cabin, doll, rope, supernatural, ghost, supernatural power, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Devil Within (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: In November 2012 Rachel Kusza and her team of film makers travelled to Transylvania to document the Baciu forest. A forest with a dark history of strange occurrences, ghost sightings and countless cases of missing people. The film crew were never ...
Style: psychotronic, disturbing, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Plot: missing person, forest, ghost, violence, death, murder, chase, revenge, fear, killings, evil, friends ...
Time: 21st century
Place: transylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Within These Walls (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A prisoner in her own home, a captive in her own body. Assaulted and trapped with no one to hear her cries for help... and knowing no one will believe her if they do. This is the terrifying reality Alaina finds herself in when she moves in to the ...
Style: psychological, scary, psychotronic, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, trapped, assault, paranormal, violence, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, murder, chase, vengeance, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Nightmare Fuel (2012)
Genre: Horror, Music, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Every October, live entertainment creeps into every town in America. People are transformed into monsters, while others pay gladly for horrific performances. But sometimes, acting isn't enough for the spirits that rule Halloween. And this ...
Style: scary, psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: haunted house, nightmare, halloween, paranormal phenomena, deadly creature, paranormal, peril, death, fear, creature, supernatural, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%