Movies like The Visitor 2016

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The Visitor
Original name: Vizitatorul
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Romania
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Luca and Otilia,two young people just beginning their lives, move in the big city, helped by their childhood friend, Vlad. They rent a flat in an old building, in which only one old man lives, Felix. The flat has a peculiar past: a former tenant, Irina, disappeared mysteriously 6 months ago. One night, after a big fight, Luca falls asleep in the living room and leaves Otilia alone in the bedroom. During the night, Luca hears the scream of his wife coming from the bedroom. Scared, Luca goes to the room where he had heard the scream from. He notices that his wife has disappeared, just like the previous tenant, without any warning. A crazy game begins: Luca has to find out what happened to his wife and face the accusations that others bring on him, especially to Vlad's, who was in love with Otilia.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: winter, able to see the dead, nightmare, haunted house, ghost, missing person, fear, flashback, blood, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship

Most similar movies to The Visitor

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and surprise ending films with plots about blood, nightmare, flashback, ghost, danger, fear and death mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Visitor: The Maid (2005), The Dark (2005), The Spiral (1998), The Shining (1980), The Marsh (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Maid
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Singapore
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, sinister, gothic ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, singapore
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 5.4
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The Dark
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Isle Of Man, UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Adèle and her daughter Sarah are traveling on the Welsh coastline to see her husband James when Sarah disappears. A different but similar looking girl appears who says she died in a past time. Adèle tries to discover what happened to her daughter ...
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Time: contemporary
Place: wales
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 5.3
 2K
The Spiral
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young pathologist seeks answers to the mysterious death of a friend and soon comes into contact with the same cursed videotape that caused the death of the friend's wife and son, which is haunted by the curse of Sadako, a relentless spirit.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, mind bending ...
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 8.4
 736K
The Shining
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the winter. But they aren't prepared for the madness that lurks within.
Style: atmospheric, scary, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: hotel, isolation, insanity, maze, supernatural, imaginary friend, ghost, snow, blood, murder, violence, paranoia ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: colorado, usa, montana, oregon, denver colorado
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 4.9
 3K
The Marsh
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Writer Claire Holloway is troubled by nightmares of Rose Marsh Farm. She decides to vacation at the farm which unbeknown to her is haunted by the ghost of a little girl and a teenage boy. Claire enlists the help of Geoffry Hunt to help uncover a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: investigation, countryside, uncover truth, mystery, small town, danger, supernatural, ghost, writer's life, rose, haunted by the past, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1982
Place: usa
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 4.2
 31
The Boundary
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The story starts from pile murder, murderer exactly ten years ago, a woman was shot dead by police. A decade ago, it has not found an important clue surfaced, what old things associated with the murder a decade ago after a decade of existence in the ...
Style: gothic, sinister, surprise ending, suspense
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    User:   57%
 
 6.5
 870
Body
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Chon is suffering from having bad times while sleeping. He tries not to sleep because he's scared of a girl in his nightmares. In the dreams, the girl screams for help before she is cruelly killed. Ae, Chon's sister is worried about the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, psychological ...
Plot: murder, crimes, deadly, supernatural, mystery, ghost, riddles and clues, danger, hypnosis, vengeful ghost, brother sister relationship, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand
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 7.0
 68K
Stir of Echoes
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After being hypnotized by his sister in law, Tom Witzky begins seeing haunting visions of a girl's ghost and a mystery begins to unfold around her.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, suspense, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, haunted house, obsession, paranoia, afterlife, ghost, hypnosis, ghosts, supernatural ability, psychic, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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    User:   58%
 
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Seven Days to Live
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany, Czech Republic, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A grieving woman suffers terrifying visions of her own demise after she and her husband move into a country mansion.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, tense ...
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Time: 70s, 90s, 1990s
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    User:   52%
 
Muoi: The Legend of a Portrait
Genre: Drama, History, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea, Vietnam
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A Korean writer travels to Vietnam to do research for her story about a cursed portrait of a Vietnamese girl named Muoi.
Style: macabre, surprise ending, suspense
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 6.7
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Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
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Time: contemporary
Place: japan, asia, kindergarten
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   40%
 
 6.7
 26K
The Eye
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Singapore
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: atmospheric, scary, tense, psychological, serious ...
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    User:   52%
 
 4.3
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Glimpse
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Country: Denmark
Duration: 108 min.
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Duration: 100 min.
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    User:   39%
 
The Disappointments Room
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Duration: 85 min.
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Craig
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Duration: 100 min.
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 5.1
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Ghastly
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Country: South Korea
Duration: 91 min.
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    User:   40%
 
Insidious: Chapter 2
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The haunted Lambert family seeks to uncover the mysterious childhood secret that has left them dangerously connected to the spirit world.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, frightening, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, family, serial killer, parents and children, ghosts, hospital, investigation, afterlife, demons, police investigation, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1986
Place: usa
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Anthropophagus
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: slasher, island, gory, ocean or sea, mind game, stalking, psychopath, survival, serial killer, isolation, cannibal, stranded ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, greece, athens greece
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    User:   41%
 
 5.6
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Cecilie
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
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    User:   47%
 
 6.2
 9K
Salem's Lot
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Writer Ben Mears returns to his childhood home of Jerusalem's Lot and discovers that it is being terrorized by vampires.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, surprise ending
Plot: vampire, hospital, ghost, mysterious character, supernatural ability, mystery, small town, good versus evil, murder, priest, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: israel, maine, middle east, usa
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 6.8
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Insidious
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A family discovers that dark spirits have invaded their home after their son inexplicably falls into an endless sleep. When they reach out to a professional for help, they learn things are a lot more personal than they thought.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense, twist ending ...
Plot: haunted house, ghosts, supernatural, demons, family in danger, evil spirit, afterlife, alternate reality, parents and children, children, blood, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   37%
 
 6.2
 8K
Cold Prey 2
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jannicke wakes up in the hospital. All of her friends are dead. As she walks through the dark corridors, she thinks she is left alone. But the nightmare isn't over yet.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, sequel to cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hospital, zombie, gory, crimes, danger, deadly, slasher, supernatural, snow, nightmare, survival, missing person ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, norway
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    User:   41%
 
 5.5
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The Broken
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The life of a successful radiologist spirals out of control when she sees the spitting image of herself driving down a London street. While attempting to uncover who the imposter could be, she stumbles into a terrifying mystery that her family and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, surreal, scary, atmospheric ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
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GhostWatcher 2
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a young girl begins hearing voices, she hires the "GhostWatcher," Laura Kove, to investigate who the voices belong to and what they want.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: bare breasts, female nudity, flashback, airplane, fear, psychiatrist, secret, school, blood, cigarette smoking, death, love ...
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System:   37%
    User:   34%
 
The Haunting of Molly Hartley
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When teenage Molly Hartley moves to a new town, she's haunted by terrifying visions that may have to do with dark secrets from her past. Something evil lurks just beneath the lush surfaces of her private-school world, and it holds the rights to ...
Style: twists and turns, bleak, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drugs/alcohol, haunted by the past, high school, deadly, youth, dealing with death, starting over, parents and children, curses spells and rituals, high school life, teenage life, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   34%
 
The Woman in Black
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story follows a young lawyer, Arthur Kipps, who is ordered to travel to a remote village and sort out a recently deceased client’s papers. As he works alone in the client’s isolated house, Kipps begins to uncover tragic secrets, his unease ...
Style: atmospheric, gothic, scary, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, vengeance, revenge, isolation, lawyer, estate, single father, afterlife, death, ghosts ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   41%
 
 5.7
 11K
Dread
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Three college students set out to document what other people dread most.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mind game, obsession, college life, college, student life, filmmaking, nightmare, youth, social relations, manipulations, human nature, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus
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System:   35%
    User:   36%
 
Sometimes They Come Back
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on a short story by Stephen King, a man and his family return to his home town, but he is then harassed by teenagers that died when he was a kid.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, psychological
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Time: 90s
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System:   34%
    User:   30%
 
Golden Earrings
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Ronnie and Sara are best friends and roommates. And for Ronnie, Sara is her whole world. She does everything with her and their small group of friends. But one day, Sara suddenly disappears and Ronnie is left with a hole in her life that she cannot ...
Style: surprise ending
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System:   33%
    User:   34%
 
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