Movies like The Dark Tapes

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The Dark Tapes (2016)
 4.7
 3K
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, anthology, suspense, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: paranormal, found footage, ghost, brutality, danger, peril, experiment, panic, cruelty, camera, dark secret, video camera, demon, serial killer, kidnapping, ghoul, creature, ghost hunter, ghost hunting, webcam, evil force, monster, dead man, violence, investigation ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out dark, suspenseful, scary and suspense films with plots about fear, danger, found footage, darkness, camera, evil and talking to the camera mostly in Horror, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Dark Tapes: Phoenix Forgotten (2017), The Entity (2015), Hell House LLC (2015), Alien Valley (2012), 8213: Gacy House (2010). 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: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, dark, scary ...
Plot: ufo, found footage, fear, desperation, friendship, dark secret, secret, investigation, memories, tragedy, interview, travel ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, year 1997
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona
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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, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: found footage, darkness, supernatural power, danger, dark secret, tragic event, death, cemetery, killings, creature, curse, talking to the camera ...
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100%
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Hell House LLC (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
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, brutal, suspenseful, tense
Plot: found footage, dark secret, investigation, abandoned hotel, hanging, mysterious death, basement, house, brutality, halloween, tragic event, haunted house ...
Time: 2000s
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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: psychotronic, dark, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: danger, fear, mysterious event, investigation, violence, death, group of friends, murder, friend, obscurity, found footage, paranormal investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, dark ...
Plot: serial killer, ghost, danger, investigation, crime, crimes, supernatural, deadly, frame up, found footage, murder, paranormal activity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, scary
Plot: evil being, fear, group of friends, danger, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, murder, darkness, night, blood, investigation, killings ...
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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, scary, tense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, violence, investigation, murder, haunted house, darkness, evil, research, death, fear, blood, corpse ...
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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: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, dark ...
Plot: paranormal, ghost, murder, supernatural, found footage, woman in danger, deadly, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, paranormal activity, haunted house, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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, tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, investigation, paranormal activity, evil, paranormal phenomena, ghost, danger, fear, girl, found footage, paranormal, paranormal investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, psychotronic, scary, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: paranormal, evil spirit, ghost, paranormal phenomena, evil being, friend, student, murder, evil force, darkness, group of friends, killings ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
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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, psychotronic, bleak, scary
Plot: paranormal phenomena, reporter, disappearance, investigation, dark secret, supernatural, secret, danger, evil spirit, supernatural power, paranormal, violence ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: dark, suspense, bleak, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: found footage, evil alien, extraterrestrial, danger, peril, risk, confusion, cruelty, camera, disappearance, alien, unconsciousness ...
Place: sweden
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54%
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, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, rough
Plot: murder, found footage, police detective, investigation, sadism, brutality, cruelty, basement, house, looking at the camera, blood, police ...
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52%
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RWD (2015)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two men went searching for ghosts, but they found themselves instead...
Style: dark, light, surprise ending, scary, bleak
Plot: time travel, investigation, danger, time traveler, violence, panic, murder, dog, friend, back in time, alternate reality, weapons ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.5
 73K
Unfriended (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: While video chatting one night, six high school friends receive a Skype message from a classmate who killed herself exactly one year ago. A first they think it's a prank, but when the girl starts revealing the friends' darkest secrets, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, skype, teenager, internet, youth, death, vengeance, dead teenager, bullying, high school life, friendship, computer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013, year 2014
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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
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Time: 70s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 1960s ...
Place: new england, rhode island, usa
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The Den (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 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, disturbing, rough ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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, suspense, enigmatic, suspenseful, psychotronic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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, tense, disturbing, serious, cinema verite ...
Plot: found footage, curse, investigation, journalist, occult, disappearance, danger, demon, ghost, uncover truth, curses spells and rituals, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, 2000s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, kyoto japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Evidence (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Ryan is making a documentary on his friend, Brett, about camping for the first time. However, once they begin camping, they discover that there is a mysterious figure that is hunting them.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, no music
Plot: found footage, danger, handheld camera, forest, supernatural, survival, in the woods, panic, wilderness, hysteria, fear, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, stalking, danger, missing person, survival, isolation, group of friends, murder, violence, trap, mysterious death, loss of control ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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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 ...
Style: bleak, scary, suspense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: strange behavior, anxiety, friendship, secret, fear, friend, anguish, prank, camera, rage, roommate, book ...
Time: 2010s
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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, psychotronic, bleak, suspense
Plot: dark secret, investigation, evil, abandoned building, danger, revelation, secret, mystery killer, mysterious man, handheld camera, violence, basement ...
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Atrocious (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 79 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: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, dark ...
Plot: found footage, supernatural, murder, danger, country house, family vacation, investigation, urban legend, haunted by the past, amateur detective, dark past, family in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
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43%
Skinwalker Ranch (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In 2010 “Skinwalker Ranch” gained media attention after experiencing a wide range of unexplained phenomena. Reports ranged from UFO sightings to livestock mutilation, but maybe most notable was the disappearance of ranch owner Hoyt Miller’s ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, dark ...
Plot: ufo, investigation, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, mysterious disappearance, missing child, supernatural power, missing person, paranormal phenomena, paranormal investigation, farm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010, year 2011
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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, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: paranormal, found footage, prison, supernatural, investigation, danger, peril, rescue, chase, supernatural power, evil, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, idaho
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42%
Paranormal Activity (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
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, dark, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, fear, supernatural, panic, paranormal activity, videotaping, danger, evil force, demonic possession, couples, desperation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2006
Place: usa, california, los angeles, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, dark, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, danger, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, deadly, violence, husband wife relationship, paranormal activity, mysterious death, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Apocalyptic (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A local news crew become horribly involved with a doomsday cult.
Style: dark, suspense, suspenseful, scary
Plot: danger, fear, evil, violence, murder, cult, panic, investigation, forest, fright, camera, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, fear, husband wife relationship, married couple, paranormal activity, house, danger, darkness, panic, found footage, paranormal, room ...
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