Movies like Something Sinister

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Something Sinister
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Amelia's claustrophobic life with Aunt Helen is disrupted when her past tries to push through to her present.
Style: suspense
Plot: religion, paranormal, supernatural, murder
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The Devil's Hour
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USA
119 min.
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The Evil Dead
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USA
85 min.
 7.5
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Most similar movies to Something Sinister

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspense and suspenseful films with plots about murder, supernatural, danger, deadly, death, gore and supernatural power mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Something Sinister: Bayou Horror Story (2017), Witchula (0000), Kesurupan (2008), The Other Hell (1981), Ghost Lake (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bayou Horror Story
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
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Witchula
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Story: A group of college students travel to a small and remote town situated on an exotic island; only to discover they are being hunted down by a powerful witch-vampire "hybrid" that seeks something in their possession.
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Kesurupan
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A College Teen Gets Possessed By Three Satanic Spirits After Retrieving A Mysterious Odd Doll,With The Help Of Her Two Friends They Must Race Against Time In Order Of What Is Something Sinister Happening To Her Before Time Runs Out.
Style: gothic, macabre, sinister, suspense, surprise ending
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The Other Hell
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A modern priest investigates nuns' claims that the Devil is present in their nunnery.
Style: disturbing, demonic, satanic, suspense, sadistic
Plot: nun, possession, sadistic killer, female murderer, evil nun, gory violence, splatter, slashing, sadistic psychopath, extreme violence, bloody violence, female villain ...
Time: year 1980
Place: europe, italy, southern italy
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Ghost Lake
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rebecca Haster blames herself for the death of her parents and decides to spend sometime alone in the lakeside cottage of her parents in Rushford Lake. She meets Stan James on the road and gives a lift to the stranger. Later they become friends, ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Reel Evil
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Struggling filmmakers - Kennedy, Cory and James - finally catch the break they were looking for when they are hired to shoot a 'behind-the-scenes' documentary for a major studio production. But their dream job quickly turns into a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense
Plot: filmmaking, gory, confined, hospital, danger, ghost, deadly, artists and showbiz, found footage, escapades, supernatural, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Ang Pagsanib kay Leah Dela Cruz
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.
Style: asian horror, gothic, disturbing, christian horror, suspense
Plot: possession, murder, death, gore, good versus evil, hospital, blood, hallucination, friend, priest, gothic horror, satanism ...
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    User:   78%
 
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The Nesting
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A writer suffering from agoraphobia rents an isolated house so she can concentrate on her writing. She doesn't know that the house is a former brothel, and is inhabited by the ghosts of dead prostitutes.
Style: serious, scary, suspense
Plot: ghost, haunted house, gory, estate, isolation, danger, deadly, supernatural, prostitute, agoraphobia, writer's life, vengeance ...
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System:   67%
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Evil Words
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller, Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: One day, for no apparent reason, a cop kills 11 children. The same day, horror novelist Thomas Roy tries to commit suicide after cutting his fingers. At first glance, nothing seems to link the two events – until Dr. Paul Lacasse, a disillusioned ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Plot: investigation, gory, urban, uncover truth, doctors and patients, crimes, supernatural, power relations, psychopathic killer, killer, paranormal, hospital ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
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System:   66%
    User:   78%
 
 4.8
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Craze
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jack Palance stars as a demented art dealer & antique-shop owner who performs nightly rituals in honor of the African god Chuku, whom he believes will reward him with unimaginable wealth and power if he merely offers up human sacrifice. His ...
Plot: murder, voodoo, rug, evil god, female nudity, bare breasts, stabbed in the neck, stabbed in the stomach, prostitute, violence, stabbed to death, religion ...
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System:   66%
    User:   62%
 
Suffer, Little Children
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A mute child arrives at a children's home and starts terrorizing the other children with her demonic powers.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: children's home, mute child, murder, girl, little boy, violence, stabbed to death, boy, gore, good versus evil, blood splatter, knife ...
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    User:   73%
 
The Amityville Haunting
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, domestic disturbance, family in danger, danger, found footage, deadly, supernatural, blood splatter, curses spells and rituals, talking to the camera, looking at the camera ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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8213: Gacy House
Genre: Horror
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, crime, suburbs, crimes, mystery, deadly, ghost, found footage, investigation, danger, frame up, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois
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Sweatshop
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of friends break into an abandoned factory in order to throw a impromptu party; unaware that it is not as empty as they originally believed.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: punk, factory, deadly creature, gory, isolation, woman in danger, confined, danger, slasher, deadly, youth, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Unholy
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A priest battles a demon that kills sinners in the act of sinning.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychological, surprise ending
Plot: clergy, gory, protagonist as suspect, church, supernatural ability, legal investigation, uncover truth, afterlife, priest, demon, curses spells and rituals, murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, usa
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Slaughtered
Genre: Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Everyone's getting slaughtered in the pub tonight!
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: slasher, gory, bar, crimes, wilderness, deadly, serial killer, zombie, murder, captivity, isolation, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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Snakes on a Train
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Under a powerful Mayan curse, snakes are hatched inside a young woman, slowly devouring her from within. Her only chance for survival is a powerful shaman who lives across the border. With only hours to live, she jumps on a train headed for Los ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, gory, slasher, train, survival, danger, deadly, buddies, snake, curse, murder, drug smuggling ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
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The Task
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Something diabolical is taking place on the set of "The Task" a new reality show in which players complete terrifying missions within the confines of an abandoned prison hoping to win a hefty cash prize. As six young students explore their ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, prison, gory, contests and competitions, tv show, danger, deadly, supernatural, deadly creature, survival, isolation, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: This visually arresting chiller concerns a group of runaway teens that escape from a drug rehab and encounter demonic forces in a rural farmhouse.
Style: atmospheric, serious, surreal, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: haunted house, on the run, gory, violence spree, farm, drug abuse, isolation, teenage life, psychopath, danger, ghost, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   54%
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Mausoleum
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Traumatized by her mother's death, young Susan is becoming possessed by the same demon that possessed her mother before she died. More and more her husband and psychiatrist are noticing the strange changes
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending
Plot: ghost, gory, slasher, afterlife, murder, curses spells and rituals, crimes, danger, deadly, supernatural, master and servant, mentally unstable ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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What Waits in the Red
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The Derelicts, The Physiologist and The Salesman. All are trapped; prisoners of circumstance. The Bell. A gateway to another place; the chance to escape. But at what cost? Each must give something in return, and risk coming face to face with What ...
Style: suspense
Plot: murder, homelessness, supernatural, control, thrill ride
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Count Dracula
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, West Germany, Italy, Liechtenstein, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jess Franco's version of the Bram Stoker classic has Count Dracula as an old man who grows younger whenever he dines on the blood of young maidens.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, mind bending ...
Plot: deadly creature, master villain, vampire, palaces castles and temples, dangerous attraction, supernatural romance, curses spells and rituals, gothic horror, dracula, blood, legends and myths, woman in danger ...
Place: england, europe, romania, london
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The Gravedancers
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a night of drunken exploits, Allison, Harris, and Kira are chased and terrorized by the ghosts of a child pyromaniac, an ax murderer, and a rapist.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, scary
Plot: ghost, danger, supernatural, buddies, envelope, vampire, stalking, couple relations, sexual abuse, sexual relations, curses spells and rituals, childhood friends ...
Time: contemporary
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System:   50%
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Devil Doll
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: An evil hyponotist/ventriloquist plots to gain an heiress' millions.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, psychological, suspense
Plot: ghost, gory, serial killer, zombie, ventriloquist, investigation, obsession, afterlife, mind control, shrinking, curses spells and rituals, kidnapping ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe, london
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System:   50%
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The Lazarus Effect
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Medical researcher Frank, his fiancee Zoe and their team have achieved the impossible: they have found a way to revive the dead. After a successful, but unsanctioned, experiment on a lifeless animal, they are ready to make their work public. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, scary, twist ending ...
Plot: supernatural, afterlife, death, dog, experiment gone awry, inventions and discoveries, demons, life & death, danger, mad scientist, experiment, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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System:   50%
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Poltergeist II: The Other Side
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Freeling family move in with Diane's mother in an effort to escape the trauma and aftermath of Carol Anne's abduction by the Beast. But the Beast is not to be put off so easily and appears in a ghostly apparition as the Reverend Kane, ...
Style: scary, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, monster, ghost, ghosts, dysfunctional family, transformation, death, supernatural ability, magic, family, rescue ...
Place: phoenix arizona, arizona
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The Lift
Genre: Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A lift begins displaying some erratic behavior, like trapping some party goers and nearly suffocating them, and decapitating a security guard. Felix, the technician from the lift company, can't find anything wrong with the circuitry. When he ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, demonic
Plot: skyscraper, journalism, elevator, dangerous attraction, gory, technology gone awry, danger, deadly, mystery, captivity, suffocation, isolation ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, holland, amsterdam, netherlands
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System:   48%
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Suspiria
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A young ballet dancer travels to a prestigious dance academy in Europe, only to discover it is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of increasingly grisly murders.
Style: gothic, sinister, surprise ending, suspense
Plot: ballet, supernatural, death, escape attempt, good versus evil, blood splatter, knife, surrealism, actress playing multiple roles, corpse, gore, missing person ...
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System:   46%
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Manhattan Baby
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An archaelogist opens an Egyptian tomb and accidently releases an evil spirit. His young daughter becomes possessed by the freed enity and, upon arrival back in New York, the gory murders begin.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending ...
Plot: gory, ghost, mystery, slasher, supernatural ability, zombie, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, murder, supernatural, danger, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, egypt, middle east, usa, new york
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Fear No Evil
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: High school student turns out to be personification of Lucifer. Two archangels in human form (as women) take him on.
Style: serious, atmospheric, scary, disturbing, demonic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, gory, supernatural ability, vengeance, afterlife, teenage life, good versus evil, religions or cults, revenge, satan, supernatural, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
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