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Satan's Church (2017)
Satan's Church (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Austria
Story: Marcus Chlodwig is a young priest who has just been moved to a new church St Notburga that is set in this small, mysterious town where people are strange and silent. One evening, on the November 4th, he finds an curious old book in a church library about the Satan who lives inside this walls and who appears on the same night for over six decades now. Soon, Marcus finds himself trapped in St Notburga church and his only way to save himself is to stop the Satan.
Style: dark, scary, rough, bleak, disturbing
Plot: book, satanic cult, worship, battles, devil, religion, satan, trust, faith, priest, death, church, city, curse, darkness, good versus evil, battle, life, belief, saint, chapel

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, suspense and bleak films with plots about death, supernatural, danger, violence, demon, good versus evil and murder mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Satan's Church: Curse of the Nun (2019), The Rite (2011), The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005), The Dawn (2019), Polaroid (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Curse of the Nun (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: scary, bleak, macabre, suspense, dark ...
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Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lady cop who moves into a small town gets drawn to a case that involves a girl that's possessed by an evil spirit.
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Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Haunted by terrible acts the Nazis forced him to participate in, the disenchanted Father Lankester Merrin focuses his energies on helping with an archaeological dig in the northern part of Kenya. There, the crew uncovers a church that predates ...
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Place: africa, kenya
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The Rite (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Seminary student Michael Kovak (Colin O'Donoghue) reluctantly attends exorcism school at the Vatican. While he’s in Rome, Michael meets an unorthodox priest, Father Lucas (Anthony Hopkins), who introduces him to the darker side of his faith, ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005)
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Duration: 119 min.
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Place: illinois, usa
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The Dawn (2019)
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Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: disturbing, suspense, scary, psychological, bleak
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Polaroid (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
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Duration: 79 min.
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Duration: 90 min.
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Style: macabre, bleak, scary, suspenseful, dark
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