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I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the House (2016)
 4.5
 12K
I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the House (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young nurse takes care of elderly author who lives in a haunted house.
Plot: ghost, writers, old woman, haunted house, netflix, betrayal, fiancee, female protagonist, novel, murder, deformity, mallet, heart attack, stoning, nurse

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Most similar movies to I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the House

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about ghost, haunted house, murder, supernatural, danger, supernatural power and death mostly in Horror, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the House: A Near Death Experience (2008), 13 Gantry Row (1998), Book of Blood (2009), Brahms: The Boy II (2020), The Unleashed (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Near Death Experience (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ellie suffers a strong shock to discover that, after suffering a near-death experience, can hear voices from beyond. He soon realizes that it is a gift with which you can help others.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, ghost, danger, psychic power, crimes, deadly, serial killer, talking to the dead, new neighbor, death, mystery, fugitives ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.4
 215
13 Gantry Row (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When newlyweds Peter and Julie purchase an old house with plans to renovate it, they begin to discover the strangest things. First, they find one of the living room walls covered with iron plates that reveal an expanding sepia stain. Afterwards, ...
Style: psychological thriller, ambiguous ending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, limousine driver, deception, serial killer, murder, wall, dream, money, razor blade, marital discord ...
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Book of Blood (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on the wraparound story penned by Clive Barker in the author's "Books of Blood" collection, the story centers on a paranormal expert who, while investigating a gruesome slaying, finds a house that is at the intersection of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, tense, captivating ...
Plot: afterlife, haunted house, ghost, murder, investigation, danger, crimes, supernatural, deadly, mystery, paranormal phenomena, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Brahms: The Boy II (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Canada, Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a family moves into the Heelshire Mansion, their young son soon makes friends with a life-like doll called Brahms.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, scary
Plot: doll, mansion, murder, curses spells and rituals, evil, supernatural, family, haunted house, devil, death, violence, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 3.7
 270
The Unleashed (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Madison Kennard, a troubled woman dealing with her dark past, must venture home after an 8 year absence following her mothers death. Almost instantly after her return, Madison must cope with the haunting memories of a childhood best forgotten. ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, bleak
Plot: ghost, woman in danger, supernatural, danger, deadly, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, curse, ouija board, imaginary, dream, old woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sequel to the 2009 mezzo-mezzo supernatural horror purporting to be based on a true story in which a cancer-afflicted teen starts seeing things in the new Victorian house he and his family moved into.
Style: atmospheric, serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, family in danger, new house, danger, child in peril, parents and children, dead man, doll, slave ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, contemporary, 21st century, year 1993
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Blackcoat's Daughter (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the dead of winter, Kat and Rose, two very different girls, find themselves spending winter break at their prestigious prep school. What they don't know is that Kat is being stalked by an evil entity, and their lives are about to change ...
Style: bleak, enigmatic, disturbing, scary, non-linear
Plot: possession, boarding school, murder, satanism, serial murder, exorcism, loneliness, demonic possession, female psychopath, teenage girl, girls' boarding school, evil child ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 3.8
 8K
The Turning (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland, Canada, USA, India
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young governess is hired by a man who has become responsible for his young nephew and niece after the deaths of their parents. A modern take on Henry James' novella "The Turn of the Screw".
Style: scary, gothic, suspense, bleak
Plot: haunted house, ghost, nanny, orphan, doll, female director, nephew, niece, puppets, governess, underwater scene, spider ...
Time: year 1994
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Movie in collections
 3.2
 661
Ghosthunters (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When one of their own loses his wife and daughter at the hands of a serial killer, a team of ghost hunters is determined to capture the spirits of the loved ones so their spirits can finally rest in peace. But as the team goes deeper into the house, ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, serious, bleak
Plot: paranormal, serial killer, ghost, murder, clairvoyant, secret, paranormal phenomena, haunted house, blood splatter, gore, ghost hunter, spirit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Little Stranger (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In a dusty post-war summer in rural Warwickshire, a doctor is called to a patient at lonely Hundreds Hall. Home to the Ayres family for over two centuries, the Georgian house is now in decline. But are the Ayreses haunted by something more sinister ...
Style: enigmatic, bleak, melancholic, scary, psychotronic
Plot: country estate, ghost, doctor, supernatural power, mystery, haunted by the past, disfigurement, fire, suicide, falling from height, maid, country house ...
Time: year 1919, year 1947
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.9
 137K
The Grudge (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: American nurse, Karen Davis moves to Tokyo and encounters a vengeful supernatural spirit known as The Grudge that often possesses its victims. When a series of horrifying and mysterious deaths occur – with the spirit passing its curse onto each ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, gory, murder, imaginary, suicide, curse, vengeance, ghosts, mystery, family curse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Blacker Than the Night (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When four women move into an old house left by one woman's aunt, strange things begin to happen. Bizarre voices, visions of ghosts, and mysterious noises lead them to discover the darkest powers of evil and a horror and agony beyond terror.
Style: atmospheric, scary, bleak, captivating, serious
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, danger, best friends, black cat, estate, inheritance, terror, occult, female ghost, killing a cat ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.4
 22K
Jessabelle (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman recuperating at her father's run-down home after a tragic accident soon encounters a terrifying presence with a connection to her long-deceased mother.
Style: scary, twist ending, macabre, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, voodoo, supernatural, nightmare, danger, ghost, curses spells and rituals, psychology, haunted by the past, uncover truth, spirit, sacrifice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1988
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Haunting in Connecticut (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the Campbell family moves to upstate Connecticut, they soon learn that their charming Victorian home has a disturbing history: not only was the house a transformed funeral parlor where inconceivable acts occurred, but the owner's ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, gothic, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, occult, funeral home, evil force, curses spells and rituals, hallucination, reverend, cancer, family in danger, life is a bitch, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1987, 80s
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.1
 839
Ghostkeeper (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of three friends on a snowmobiling trip find themselves stranded at an abandoned lodge isolated in the mountains. They discover that an old woman resides in the hotel, along with an evil entity that she is keeping in the basement.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: snow, hotel, winter, haunted house, murder, december, attic, supernatural power, legend, accidental death, piano playing, flashlight ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Haunting of Whaley House (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a tour guide breaks into America's Most Haunted House, a bit of amateur ghost hunting with friends turns into more horror than they could have ever imagined.
Style: suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, tour guide, murder, possession, haunted house, survival, supernatural, legends and myths, seance, danger, deadly, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 40 years after the first haunting at Eel Marsh House, a group of children evacuated from WWII London arrive, awakening the house's darkest inhabitant.
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, twist ending, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, child in peril, countryside, danger, world war two, supernatural horror, death of child, cemetery, evacuation, pursuit ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1940, year 1941
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Haunting of Winchester House (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A family moves in to look after the Winchester mansion for a few months, and soon find themselves terrorized by vengeful spirits. With the help of a paranormal investigator they'll unravel the mystery of the house.
Style: serious, tense, psychological, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, danger, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, estate, nightmare comes true, murder, paranormal investigation, mystery, curse, child in peril ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Vacaciones de terror 2 (1991)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 86 min.
Story: En esta noche de brujas la muerte estara presente.
Plot: witchcraft, haunted house, evil doll, murder, halloween, slasher killer, ghost, evil spirit, witch, halloween costume
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.8
 214K
Sinister (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
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, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, murder, haunted house, ghost, attic, fear, family in danger, danger, graphic violence, investigation, evil force, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, year 1986, year 1979 ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Last Will and Testament of Rosalind Leigh (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The story of Leon, an antiques collector who inherits a house from his estranged mother only to discover that she had been living in a shrine devoted to a mysterious cult. Soon, Leon comes to suspect that his mother's oppressive spirit still ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, inheritance, haunted house, supernatural, collector, religions or cults, cult, wealth, death, death of mother, danger, candle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Set at the turn of the century, this is the tale of Ellen Rimbauer who just received this mysterious mansion as a wedding gift from her new husband...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary
Plot: haunted house, ghost, mystery, losing-it hero, uncover truth, supernatural, deadly, mysterious character, dangerous attraction, afterlife, woman in danger, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.6
 476
Restless Souls (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young couple and their daughter move into a rambling old house. Soon, an increasingly alarming string of events and supernatural disturbances connects the house, and them, with a series of unsolved murders committed three years earlier. They are ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, enigmatic, psychotronic
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, mystery, family relations, couple relations, danger, couples, parent child relationship, research, supernatural power, child murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Scream, Pretty Peggy (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A sculptor hires young college girls to take care of his elderly mother and his supposedly insane sister, both of whom live in the old family mansion with him.
Style: psychological thriller, psychotronic
Plot: sculptor, insane, female alcoholic, knife murder, missing sister, old woman, female student, environmentalist, housekeeper, murder, college, summer job ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Grave Secrets: The Legacy of Hilltop Drive (1992)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jean and Shag Williams locate a newly built house and decide it's perfect for them to buy. One thing the developers forgot to tell them about was that it is built on a graveyard. Within days toilets start to flush by themselves and the garage ...
Plot: family relations, ghost, haunted house, shadow, poltergeist, supernatural power, cemetery, paranormal phenomena, crow
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.8
 8K
Bag of Bones (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Bestselling novelist Mike Noonan, unable to cope after his wife's sudden death, returns to the couple's lakeside retreat in Maine, where he becomes involved in a custody battle between a young widow and her child's enormously wealthy ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, tense, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted by the past, paranormal activity, curse, murder, drowning, haunted house, writer's life, mystery, custody, novelist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Fearful Interlude (1975)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Story: Accompanied by his old manservant, scholar Sung Li Ho (Hong Hoi) is on his way to the capital for the imperial exam. They spend a night in the house of Mrs. Yuan and Li Ho takes a fancy to her pretty daughter, Pei Fang (Dana). Li Ho is discovered by ...
Style: anthology
Plot: ghost, vampire, haunted house, murder, undead, booby trap, human nature, gothic horror, rocking chair, sleepwalker
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Deadly Pledge (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Samantha Willows, a college freshman, looks to pledge a sorority. Unbeknownst to Sam, it is haunted by a former pledge taking revenge on those who wronged her.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, psychological
Plot: sorority, college, pursuit, haunted house, murder, ghost, uncover truth, danger, violence, rivalry
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.6
 631
Buried Secrets (1996)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young woman moves with her mother to her mother's hometown and is haunted by the ghost of a dead teenager.
Plot: dead father, haunted house, realtor, parent child relationship, murder, possession, overalls, whispering, gardening, attic, small town, cliff ...
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
What Lies Beneath (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Claire Spencer starts hearing ghostly voices and seeing spooky images, she wonders if an otherworldly spirit is trying to contact her. All the while, her husband tries to reassure her by telling her it's all in her head. But as Claire ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, woman in danger, adultery, dishonesty, couple relations, infidelity, scientist, murder, missing person, spiritualism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: vermont, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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