Movies like The Dark Tapes

If you like "The Dark Tapes" you are looking for dark movies about / with found footage, demon, ghost, paranormal, anthology, ghoul and serial killer themes of Horror, Mystery and Sci-Fi genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
The Dark Tapes (2016)
 4.9
 2K
The Dark Tapes (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A genre-defying mixture of horror, sci-fi, myth, mystery and thrills told as four interlocking tales in one intelligent anthology. Ghosts, spirits, creatures, demons and more from the paranormal world collide with rational curiosity.
Style: dark
Plot: found footage, demon, ghost, paranormal, anthology, ghoul, serial killer, kidnapping, creature, webcam, violence, investigation, death, experiment, evil, fear, murder, panic, darkness, evil force, camera, looking at the camera, talking to the camera, scare, fright ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to The Dark Tapes

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out dark, serious, scary and suspenseful films with plots about camera, panic, fear, looking at the camera, talking to the camera, found footage and video camera mostly in Horror, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Dark Tapes: Phoenix Forgotten (2017), 8213: Gacy House (2010), Hell House LLC (2015), Classroom 6 (2015), Alien Valley (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Phoenix Forgotten (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 20 years after three teenagers disappeared in the wake of mysterious lights appearing above Phoenix, Arizona, unseen footage from that night has been discovered, chronicling the final hours of their fateful expedition.
Style: light, dark
Plot: found footage, video camera, talking to the camera, looking at the camera, flashback, secret, friendship, airplane, fear, map, blood, boy ...
Time: 1990s
Place: phoenix arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
8213: Gacy House (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of paranormal investigators enter the abandoned home of paedophile and serial killer John Gacy, hoping to find evidence of paranormal activity. Upon entering the house they set-up cameras throughout the abandoned house while going room to ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, dark
Plot: serial killer, found footage, ghost, investigation, danger, crime, crimes, suburbs, deadly, mystery, frame up, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Hell House LLC (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Five years after an unexplained malfunction causes the death of 15 tour-goers and staff on the opening night of a Halloween haunted house tour, a documentary crew travels back to the scene of the tragedy to find out what really happened.
Style: dark
Plot: found footage, mannequin, tv news, talking to the camera, halloween, night, clown, house, cellar, darkness, handheld camera, haunted house ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 3.6
 320
Classroom 6 (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany, Brazil
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A local reporter and her assembled TV crew go into a school haunted by a horrific past. The team spends the night locked inside the building, capturing any and everything they find.
Style: dark
Plot: talking to the camera, missing person, paranormal phenomena, night, found footage, evil, looking at the camera, tennis ball, female student, tripod, hell, missing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Movie in collections
 4.4
 139
Alien Valley (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The story of a reality T.V. crew of paranormal researchers who journey to Colorado's San Luis Valley in order to investigate the unexplained phenomena of cattle mutilations. Over the course of their three day investigation they find much more ...
Style: dark
Plot: looking at the camera, talking to the camera, found footage, animal death, screaming, fear, camera, friend, interview, car driving, flashlight, handheld camera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.4
 296
RWD (2015)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Two men went searching for ghosts, but they found themselves instead...
Style: dark, light, surprise ending
Plot: found footage, time travel, camera, looking at the camera, talking to the camera, video camera, handheld camera, investigation, screaming, panic, underground, laptop ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
100 Ghost Street: The Return of Richard Speck (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of paranormal investigators sojourned to the Chicago walk-up where deranged drifter Richard Speck systematically slew eight student nurses back in ’66, looking for restless spirits. Their unfortunate success gets shockingly documented in ...
Style: dark
Plot: found footage, talking to the camera, looking at the camera, ghost, fright, scare, fear, camera, blood, mysterious death, danger, cruelty ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: based on supposedly true story, serious, scary, bleak, rough ...
Plot: ghost, demonic possession, paranormal, supernatural, murder, suburbs, deadly, mystery, woman in danger, danger, talking to the camera, looking at the camera ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Movie in collections
death movies
12027
evil movies
1074
fear movies
2739
The Burningmoore Incident (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The cameras filming a TV pilot capture the brutal killings of a home renovation crew.
Style: dark
Plot: talking to the camera, looking at the camera, camera, found footage, house, death, brutality, man with glasses, bathroom, sadism, basement, hallway ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.7
 383
Rorschach (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Two skeptic researchers investigate a mother's claim that an unknown presence may be trying to communicate with her 7-year-old daughter.
Style: dark
Plot: talking to the camera, looking at the camera, house, found footage, evil, mother, ghost, video camera, computer, cell phone, flashlight, bedroom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.4
 25
Unaired (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: S.P.I is entering its third season as the most watched Paranormal Hunting program with its Halloween premiere. The team is investigating a haunted garage/basement on secluded property and prepping to create some soaring ratings with scary content. ...
Style: dark
Plot: found footage, camera, talking to the camera, looking at the camera, dead man, night, door, obscurity, video camera, handheld camera, flashlight, corpse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Museum Project (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A group of students decide to base their media assignment on a local railway museum myth. However, when they trespass the premises after hours, they soon learn that some myths are more than stories.
Style: dark, light
Plot: found footage, looking at the camera, talking to the camera, camera, handheld camera, video camera, darkness, disappearance, night, revelation, paranormal phenomena, cruelty ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.7
 401
Encounters (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: November 18th 2011 a small Danish film crew disappeared in the woods of northern Sweden without a trace. One year later, their footage was leaked by a hacker group now known as Pandoras. This is the crew's unsettling and disturbing footage.
Style: light, dark
Plot: man with glasses, escape, running, sadism, death, murder, discussion, hallway, female nudity, violence, corridor, confusion ...
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.3
 366
The Entity (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Peru
Duration: 80 min.
Story: THE RING goes ‘found footage’ Peruvian in a terrific example of the continually igniting South American new horror wave. A group of media students embark on a documentary project covering ‘Reaction Videos’ - filming people watching intense ...
Style: dark, surprise ending
Plot: evil, talking to the camera, looking at the camera, found footage, running, death, sadism, confession, girl, violence, watching a video, statue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Noroi: The Curse (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A documentary filmmaker explores seemingly unrelated paranormal incidents connected by the legend of an ancient demon called the "kagutaba."
Style: scary, serious, disturbing, tense, dark
Plot: ghost, investigation, curse, disappearance, found footage, occult, journalist, dark secret, demon, danger, uncover truth, fear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Collingswood Story (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: My name is Rebecca. When I left for college my ex John thought web cams would help us keep in touch. It does however it also leads us to a dark secret when we meet and cam with Vera Madeline, an on-line psychic, who initiates a deadly reign of ...
Style: dark
Plot: house, supernatural, found footage, revelation, old house, night, laptop, webcam, multiple murder, e mail, clairvoyant, candelabra ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Taking of Deborah Logan (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What starts as a poignant medical documentary about Deborah Logan's descent into Alzheimer's disease and her daughter's struggles as caregiver degenerates into a maddening portrayal of dementia at its most frightening, as hair-raising ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, snake, mental illness, supernatural, sacrifice, kidnapping, insanity, transformation, hospital, demons, mother daughter relationship, surveillance footage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mine, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.3
 1K
Evil Things (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's Miriam's 21st Birthday. As a birthday gift, Miriam's aunt Gail has decided to lend Miriam her beautiful country house for an entire weekend. Aunt Gail's country house is amazing. It's a four bedroom house surrounded by ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stalking, found footage, danger, slasher, deadly, survival, isolation, confined, off the road, camera, fear, car driving ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
The Amityville Haunting (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This movie is a 'found-footage' film about the Benson family who move in to the infamous house where the DeFeo family were murdered in the 1970s over 30 years earlier. Things start happening to anyone who visits this house, and whoever ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, found footage, haunted house, blood splatter, danger, domestic disturbance, family in danger, deadly, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, paranormal, talking to the camera ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.5
 389K
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, psychological, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghost, danger, paranormal activity, witch, seance, exorcism, paranormal investigation, riddles and clues, haunted by the past, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1960s, year 1971, year 1968 ...
Place: rhode island, new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.3
 20
Raakavedos (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 51 min.
Story: A film maker travels to explore an abandoned secluded youth home "Pohjola Manor" located in Northern Finland surrounded by ghost stories.
Style: dark
Plot: found footage, camera, looking at the camera, talking to the camera, panic, screaming, evil, killer, man with glasses, violence, basement, running ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Poughkeepsie Tapes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When hundreds of videotapes showing torture, murder and dismemberment are found in an abandoned house, they reveal a serial killer's decade-long reign of terror and become the most disturbing collection of evidence homicide detectives have ever ...
Style: disturbing, macabre, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, torture, found footage, investigation, murder, violence, sadism, masked man, mysterious man, missing person, riddles and clues, criminal psychologist ...
Place: new york, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.2
 2K
Inner Demons (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: INNER DEMONS follows an 'Intervention'-style reality show crew that films an episode about a sixteen-year old girl, a former A-student, who is fighting addiction but may in fact be suffering from something even more destructive: demonic ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Plot: found footage, heroin addiction, demonic possession, rehabilitation, addiction, supernatural, intervention, drug abuse, life is a bitch, mentally unstable, curses spells and rituals, custody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Movie in collections
 5.9
 78
End Roll (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Laura and Marta share a nice apartment. Laura, the youngest one, began to document their life in the house with her camera. Marta undergoes the continual jokes of the friend. One day Laura, poking too much her nose in the privacy of Marta, discovers ...
Plot: walking, apartment, immaturity, apartment building, occult, doll, looking at the camera, danger, music box, insecurity, blackout, t shirt ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.1
 12K
The Den (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young woman studying the habits of webcam chat users from the apparent safety of her apartment witnesses a brutal murder online and is quickly immersed in a nightmare in which she and her loved ones are targeted for the same grisly fate as the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, hacking, danger, cyberspace, video chat, woman in danger, brutality, fear, witnessing a crime, talking to the camera, violence, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Bake Street Hauntings (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young couple accept an offer for $2 million to stay in a haunted house for a week. Based on real footage and events.
Plot: money, husband wife relationship, fear, bed, screaming, haunted house, panic, camera, hallway, screaming in fear, married couple, room ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.6
 23K
The Bay (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two million fish washed ashore. One thousand blackbirds dropped from the sky. On July 4, 2009 a deadly menace swept through the quaint seaside town of Claridge, Maryland, but the harrowing story of what happened that Independence Day has never been ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, danger, chaos, found footage, parasite, deadly, gory, chaos and mayhem, plague, mayor, ecological disaster, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: maryland, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.6
 1K
Apocalyptic (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A local news crew become horribly involved with a doomsday cult.
Style: dark
Plot: talking to the camera, looking at the camera, found footage, fright, scare, sect, mysterious man, rite, danger, farm, corpse, handheld camera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.1
 5K
Atrocious (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Quintanilla family was found dead in their country side house. Police reported the existence of 37 hours of recorded evidence. The family traveled to their old farm house, where they investigated about the Legend of the Girl in the Garraf woods. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, dark, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural, family vacation, country house, blood, found footage, danger, murder, amateur detective, gory, domestic disturbance, paranormal, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, suspense, dark ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, paranormal activity, psychic, fear, danger, couples, videotaping, invisibility, demonic possession, panic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Related movie lists