Movies like Abattoir

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Abattoir (2016)
 4.4
 3K
Abattoir (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A reporter unearths an urban legend about a home being constructed from rooms where horrific tragedies have occurred.
Style: enigmatic, scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: haunted house, evangelist, crime scene, collection, mansion, murder of sister, violence, child murder, investigation, killings, haunted by the past, small town, uncover truth, dark secret, serial killer, elevator, home invasion, real estate agent, newspaper, police detective, bloody violence, fistfight, spiral staircase, immolation, shot in the eye ...

Most similar movies to Abattoir

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and suspense films with plots about supernatural, ghost, haunted house, murder, danger, blood and deadly mostly in Horror, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like Abattoir: Sinister (2012), Annabelle Comes Home (2019), The Collingswood Story (2002), Dead Silence (2007), Insidious: Chapter 4 (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The shadow of the Bellows family has loomed large in the small town of Mill Valley for generations. It's in a mansion that young Sarah Bellows turns her tortured life and horrible secrets into a series of scary stories. These terrifying tales ...
Style: scary, enigmatic, suspense, bleak
Plot: halloween, haunted house, monster, scarecrow, zombie, legends and myths, supernatural, small town, investigation, teenager, murder, racism ...
Time: 1960s, year 1968
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 201K
Sinister (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, haunted house, supernatural, ghost, attic, family in danger, fear, danger, evil force, filmed killing, investigation, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, year 1979, year 1966 ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Annabelle Comes Home (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Determined to keep Annabelle from wreaking more havoc, demonologists Ed and Lorraine Warren bring the possessed doll to the locked artifacts room in their home, placing her “safely” behind sacred glass and enlisting a priest’s holy blessing. ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, enigmatic
Plot: haunted house, ghost, evil doll, supernatural power, hiding, child in peril, priest, killer doll, corpse, demon, teenage girl, little girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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
Plot: supernatural, webcam, haunted house, dark secret, dark past, murder, violence, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, occult, investigation, secret, student ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 80K
Dead Silence (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jamie returns to his hometown in search of answers to his wife's murder, which occurred after receiving a weird package containing a ventriloquist dummy named Billy, which may be linked to the legend of ventriloquist Mary Shaw. Destined to find ...
Style: scary, gothic, suspenseful, twist ending, macabre ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: ventriloquist, mystery, murder, funeral, legend, ghost, small town, supernatural, gory, doll, investigation, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Insidious: Chapter 4 (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Parapsychologist Elise Rainier and her team travel to Five Keys, N.M., to investigate a man's claim of a haunting. Terror soon strikes when Rainier realizes that the house he lives in was her family's old home.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: haunted house, psychic, spirit, ghost child, basement, hospital, haunted, dead mother, father daughter relationship, ghost hunter, brother sister relationship, locked room ...
Time: 1950s, year 2010
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.8
 22K
The Pact (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After their mother passes away, sisters Nicole and Annie reluctantly return to their childhood home to pay their last respects. While staying overnight in the house, the sisters sense a mysterious presence in their midst: noises startling them in ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, captivating ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, childhood home, death of mother, female protagonist, supernatural, hidden room, mystery, knife, police officer killed, stabbed in the neck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.4
 127K
Annabelle (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: John Form has found the perfect gift for his expectant wife, Mia - a beautiful, rare vintage doll in a pure white wedding dress. But Mia's delight with Annabelle doesn't last long. On one horrific night, their home is invaded by members of ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, evil doll, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, death, sacrifice, demonic possession, violence, paranormal activity, danger, toy comes to life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1970, year 1969
Place: california, usa, santa monica california, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 1.9
 503
Hellbreeder (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five years ago Alice saw her son murdered; now every day is consumed with the need to find his killer. In the sleepy town of Ludlow, the arrival of the mysterious stranger Alice suspects to be the killer of her son coincides with a renewed spate of ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, enigmatic, rough, serious ...
Plot: small town, serial killer, mystery, crimes, supernatural, social relations, serial child killer, insanity, child murder, killer clown, amateur detective, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.4
 3K
The Pact II (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The sequel is set just weeks after Annie Barlow's deadly confrontation with the Judas Killer. In this elevated sequel, we meet June, a woman whose carefully constructed life is beginning to unravel due to lucid nightmares so awful they disturb ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, atmospheric, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, haunted by the past, woman in danger, serial killer, deadly, danger, crimes
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.5
 406K
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, frightening, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, exorcism, danger, paranormal activity, paranormal investigation, witch, seance, riddles and clues, investigation, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 70s, year 1968 ...
Place: rhode island, new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The St. Francisville Experiment (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: According to local legend, the ghosts of tortured slaves still haunt New Orleans' Lalaurie House. For The St. Francisville Experiment, a paranormal researcher, a self-proclaimed psychic, a Louisiana historian, and a filmmaker were given digital ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, gothic, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: haunted house, afterlife, ghost, supernatural, danger, gory, deadly, cons and scams, exorcism, experiment, one night, mansion ...
Time: 90s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.0
 6K
Autopsy (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Emily Johnson, her boyfriend Bobby and their friends Clare and Jude are recent college grads driving cross-country, taking a last vacation together before they face the "real" world. An accident leaves them hurt and stranded on a lonely ...
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hospital, psychopath, ghost, danger, gory, evil doctor, murder, group of friends, youth, fight, torture, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Haunting in Salem (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When the new sheriff of Salem, Massachusetts discovers that he is the victim of a centuries-old curse, he must protect his family from the vengeful ghosts that torment his home.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, surprise ending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, drowning, supernatural, danger, small town, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, family in danger, witchcraft, sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.8
 12K
The Canal (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Film archivist David and his wife are perfectly happy or so he believes. When a looming secret shatters their marriage at the same time as a turn-of-the-century film reel he is studying reveals their house to be the site of a 1902 multiple-murder, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, atmospheric ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghost, protagonist as suspect, murder, violence, husband wife relationship, investigation, mystery, obsession, christmas, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Toolbox Murders (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A historic Hollywood hotel houses a supernatural evil. It's been subdued for decades - but when renovations start, a series of murders take place. It's up to our heroine to solve the mystery.
Style: rough, scary, disturbing, suspense, serious ...
Plot: murder, slasher, supernatural, serial killer, violence, old dark house, psychopath, haunted by the past, mystery, deadly, filmmaking, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 37K
The Messengers (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the Solomons trade in the craziness of big-city life for the quiet of a North Dakota farm, little do they expect the nightmare that follows. Soon after arriving, teenage Jess (Kristen Stewart) and her younger brother see terrifying apparitions ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: haunted house, murder, ghost, supernatural, child murder, death threat, family in danger, uncover truth, mystery, haunted by the past, teenage life, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north dakota, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.9
 2K
Dark House (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A troupe of actors hired for a haunted house attraction soon find that they are working in a true house of horror.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, haunted by the past, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, ghost, fear, isolation, psychotherapy, murder, child killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
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, investigation, danger, ghost, crime, frame up, deadly, supernatural, paranormal activity, murder, found footage, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Return to House on Haunted Hill (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Eight years have passed since Sara Wolfe and Eddie Baker escaped the House on Haunted Hill. Now the kidnapped Ariel, Sara's sister, goes inside the house with a group of treasure hunters to find the statue of Baphomet, worth millions and ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, murder, ghost, evil, uncover truth, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, supernatural ability, death in the family, isolation, psychopath ...
Time: 30s, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
House on Haunted Hill (1999)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A remake of the 1959 film of the same name. A millionaire offers a group of diverse people $1,000,000 to spend the night in a haunted house with a horrifying past.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, danger, ghost, murder, haunted by the past, mental institution, survival, gory, isolation, vengeance, rescue ...
Time: 90s, 1930s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
2 Bedroom 1 Bath (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young couple moves into what appears to be the perfect home, but when they discover that they will soon become parents, things begin to fall apart. Rachel, the expectant mother, is haunted by a ghost in a red dress, while Kevin, the soon to be ...
Style: bleak, scary, suspenseful, enigmatic, rough
Plot: vengeful ghost, evil force, pregnancy, husband wife relationship, nightmare, fear, marriage, landlord, expectant father, supernatural, haunted house, sexual frustration ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.0
 2K
Fingerprints (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fresh out of rehab, a young woman moves back in with her parents and sister, and soon becomes involved in a mystery that has left people in her town paralyzed.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, suspense, scary
Plot: rehabilitation, ghost, urban legend, small town, murder, teenager, uncover truth, missing child, school, haunted by the past, crimes, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 5.2
 12K
Cherry Falls (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Cherry Falls is a quiet little town - until the night that a serial killer begins preying on its youth. After a third teen is found slain, the killer's modus operandi emerges: the victims were all virgins. Sheriff Marken is concerned for the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, small town, revenge, teenager, murder, sex, virgin, haunted by the past, deadly, youth, teenage life, who done it ...
Time: 90s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, suspense, twists and turns, dark ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, paranormal activity, supernatural, fear, panic, danger, couples, videotaping, handheld camera, invisibility, demonic possession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.7
 771
Driftwood (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Riddled with guilt over the loss of his rock star older brother, 16 year old David Forrester (Ricky Ullman) becomes obsessed with death, leading his misguided parents to send him to Driftwood, an "Attitude Adjustment Camp for Troubled ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak ...
Plot: uncover truth, mystery, life is a bitch, dealing with death, youth, supernatural, obsession, survival, haunted house, deadly, juvenile delinquency, slasher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013)
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, suspense, macabre, bad ending ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, psychic, seance, ghost, paranormal activity, nightmare comes true, family, fear, nightmare, possession, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1986
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Curse of La Llorona (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A social worker dealing with the disappearance of two children fears for her own family after beginning the investigation.
Style: scary, rough, suspense, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: single mother, supernatural, violence, crime, death, female ghost, urban legend, danger, investigation, parents and children, kidnapping, crimes ...
Time: year 1973
Place: los angeles, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 111K
The Strangers (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After returning from a wedding reception, a couple staying in an isolated vacation house receive a knock on the door in the mid-hours of the night. What ensues is a violent invasion by three strangers, their faces hidden behind masks. The couple ...
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: home invasion, hostages, slasher, murder, survival, psychological thriller, mysterious character, confined, serial killer, violence, isolation, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2005
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
St. John's Wort (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nami has been creating artwork for a new video game based on images she's been seeing in her dreams. With one of the game producers, she travels out to an abandoned house that seems to match her visions. As they explore the old mansion, Nami ...
Style: bleak, enigmatic, captivating, scary
Plot: haunted house, inheritance, evil twin, revenge, brother sister relationship, family secret, uncover truth, childhood flashback, old dark house, twin, twin brother, photograph ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%