Movies like The Shades

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The Shades (2021)
 6.4
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The Shades (2021)
Original name: Sombras malditas
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Bolivia, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two U.S. ecologists travel to a remote town in South America to investigate what appears to be unnatural decay of the environment. They soon discover the cause is a horrific curse that's been haunting the lands for centuries.
Style: gothic horror, scary, bleak, suspense, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: poltergeist, supernatural power, paranormal investigator, demon, ghost, witchcraft, afterlife, medium, exorcism, disappearance, demonic possession, haunted house, evil force, revenge, suicide, near death experience, witch, virus, mental breakdown, supernatural, spirit, accident, alcohol, hallucination, imaginary friend ...

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Most similar movies to The Shades

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, psychotronic, suspense and suspenseful films with plots about supernatural, supernatural power, ghost, demon, death, murder and exorcism mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Shades: American Poltergeist (2015), Interior (2014), The Inhabitants (2015), The Exorcism of Carmen Farias (2021), House of Purgatory (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: psychotronic, suspenseful, scary, bleak, suspense
Plot: pursuit, poltergeist, haunted house, chase, violence, friendship, loss, curses spells and rituals, paranormal investigation, victim, evil, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.1
 410
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 ⇓
78%
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: psychotronic, scary, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: haunted house, young couple, couple relations, supernatural horror, paranormal, chase, peril, ghost, deadly creature, demon, paranormal phenomena, murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Exorcism of Carmen Farias (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Carmen, a brave journalist, discovers soon after her mother's death that she has inherited her grandma's house. She decides to move there without knowing it hides dark secrets.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bleak, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, exorcism, devil, death, poltergeist, possession, old dark house, demonic possession, exorcist, supernatural, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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House of Purgatory (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Four teenagers go looking for a legendary haunted house that gives you money back for every floor you can complete. Once finding it, they realize the house is much more terrifying than a normal Halloween attraction - the house knows each of their ...
Style: scary, psychotronic, suspense, disturbing, bleak
Plot: halloween party, halloween, haunted house, purgatory, paranormal, chase, ghost, violence, vengeance, revenge, friendship, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: scary, psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: witchcraft, occult, coven, demon, evil, possession, cult, family in danger, exorcism, danger, hunting, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.0
 333
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: scary, psychotronic, bleak, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: nightmare, demonic possession, demon, supernatural power, paranormal phenomena, supernatural, haunted house, peril, revenge, killings, victim, monster ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.5
 476K
The Conjuring (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse. Forced to confront a powerful entity, the Warrens find themselves caught in the most terrifying case of their lives.
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, atmospheric, frightening ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, exorcism, paranormal investigation, family in danger, fear, danger, witch, paranormal activity, evil, evil force ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 1960s ...
Place: new england, rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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, suspense, suspenseful, psychotronic, bleak ...
Plot: revenge, ghost, redemption, murder, peril, vengeance, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, violence, demon, supernatural ability, family in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 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, suspense, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: new house, violence, ghost, paranormal, demon, death, supernatural, characters in danger, supernatural power, paranormal phenomena, murder, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.3
 153K
Poltergeist (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Steve Freeling lives with his wife, Diane, and their three children, Dana, Robbie, and Carol Anne, in Southern California where he sells houses for the company that built the neighborhood. It starts with just a few odd occurrences, such as broken ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, rough ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, psychic, poltergeist, good versus evil, kidnapping, missing child, child in peril, nightmare, parallel world, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Keeper of Darkness (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Street-smart exorcist Fatt has an unique method of dealing with vengeful spirits: He negotiates with them and persuades them to let go of their grudges. After recordings of his exorcisms go viral, Fatt attracts the attentions of a murderous spirit ...
Style: scary, suspense, disturbing, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: ghost hunter, deadly creature, paranormal, paranormal investigation, paranormal phenomena, ghost, demon, peril, curses spells and rituals, violence, characters in danger, evil ...
Time: 21st century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Til Death Do Us Part (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Meg Alexander and her groom to be Derrick Logan prepare for their wedding day, but as their big day gets closer, paranormal activities soon start when Meg brings her dead mother's wedding dress into their home.
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: cursed, curse, ghost hunter, possessed girl, death, paranormal activity, paranormal, couples, supernatural, ghost, supernatural power, demon ...
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, disturbing, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: paranormal, demon, pursuit, death, paranormal phenomena, sisters, supernatural power, ghost, supernatural, violence, love, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: pursuit, paranormal investigation, violence, spirit, paranormal, supernatural power, supernatural, haunted house, ghost, vengeance, rescue, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 65K
The Awakening (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: 1921 England is overwhelmed by the loss and grief of World War I. Hoax exposer Florence Cathcart (Hall) visits a boarding school to explain sightings of a child ghost.
Style: scary, suspenseful, twist ending, psychological, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, supernatural horror, ghosts, afterlife, boarding school, investigation, fear, haunted by the past, teacher, uncover truth ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 20s, post world war one
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, supernatural power, evil force, old dark house, terror, fear, violence, paranormal, characters in danger, murder, peril ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.9
 57K
Poltergeist (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Legendary filmmaker Sam Raimi and director Gil Kenan reimagine and contemporize the classic tale about a family whose suburban home is invaded by angry spirits. When the terrifying apparitions escalate their attacks and take the youngest daughter, ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious, macabre ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, poltergeist, haunted house, family relations, child in peril, chaos and mayhem, danger, chaos, family in danger, ghosts, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 5.1
 170
Exorcist (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jin-Myung is a psychiatrist and exorcist. With his assistant, Ji-Kwang, they attempt an exorcism on Geum-Joo. She suffers from a bizarre phenomenon. They then face a powerful existence within Geum-Joo. Extreme horror arises out of her.
Style: dark, psychotronic, scary, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: exorcism, exorcist, demonic possession, cave, psychiatrist, demon, ghost, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, supernatural, victim ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, supernatural, evil doll, asthma, priest, ghost, supernatural power, child in peril, nanny, corpse, hiding, demon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.7
 174
Spirit Hunters (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cinematographer and soundman, Morgan and Cricket, head to a remote Idaho ranch to film the pilot episode of “Spirit Seekers,” a new reality TV show about ghost hunters. When the host dies during filming, the production shuts down. Unbeknownst ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: ghost, ghost hunter, murder, tv crew, supernatural, paranormal investigation, supernatural power, paranormal, curses spells and rituals, paranormal phenomena, violence, demon ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.8
 4K
We Go On (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: WE GO ON tells the story of one man's quest to find out if there is more out there after we die. Paralyzed by his fear of dying, Miles Grissom offers a cash reward to the first person who can show him a ghost, an angel, a demon anything that ...
Style: bleak, suspense, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural power, murder, ghost, pursuit, fear of death, medium, supernatural, chase, life after death, skeptic, airport, overdose
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.3
 13K
Incarnate (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An exorcist comes up against an evil from his past when he uses his skills to enter the mind of a nine year old boy.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting ...
Plot: demonic possession, curses spells and rituals, demon, exorcist, danger, supernatural, exorcism, imaginary, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, possessed, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, vatican, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Diary of an Exorcist - Zero (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lucas devotes his life to church work after a tragedy. When an exorcism case gets out of control, he has to figure out who is under the Devil's influence.
Style: scary, psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: possession, exorcism, supernatural power, supernatural, ghost, paranormal, murder, revenge, evil, violence, deadly creature, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.2
 2K
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, bleak, disturbing, suspense
Plot: musician, peril, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, demon, supernatural power, supernatural, ghost, killings, revenge, rescue, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.8
 708
Demon Inside (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Marta used to be a recognized and successful psychic, but after a dramatic experience, she loses faith in her gift and develops agoraphobia. She couldn't see the devilish side of her rapper, Mario, and now, Marta is afraid that Mario will stalk ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, scary, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: revenge, supernatural, supernatural power, murder, ghost, escapades, youth, peril, rescue, demon, violence, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.9
 2K
The Unspoken (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In 1997 the close-knit Anderson family vanished from their home without a trace. No bodies were ever found and no explanation satisfied curiosity. For 17 years the house has remained undisturbed...until now. This eerily expert frightener is further ...
Style: suspense, scary, psychological, suspenseful, dark ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, murder, death, family in danger, haunted by the past, exorcism, paranormal investigation, danger, sibling relationship, evil force ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1997, year 2004
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It (2021)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A chilling story of terror, murder and unknown evil that shocked even experienced real-life paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren. One of the most sensational cases from their files, it starts with a fight for the soul of a young boy, then ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, psychotronic, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: exorcism, paranormal phenomena, paranormal investigation, supernatural power, psychic, demon, supernatural, paranormal activity, supernatural horror, ghost, evil, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, year 1981
Place: usa, connecticut, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: ghost, pursuit, blood, fear, death, monster, creature, supernatural, supernatural power, paranormal investigation, evil, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Demon Witch Child (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An old witch seeks vengence through the daughter of the politician who had her thrown in jail. Soon the little girl's head is spinning around, and an old priest is called in to perform an exorcism.
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, bleak, psychotronic
Plot: exorcism, priest, demon, possession, child in peril, revenge, witchcraft, witch, supernatural power, transformation, politician, satanic cult ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%