Movies like American Satan

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American Satan
Genre: Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A young rock band, half from England and half from the US, drop out of college and move to the Sunset Strip to chase their dreams.
Plot: fame, devil, murder, death, satan, rock and roll
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American Gothic
Drama, Horror, Thriller
USA
60 min.
 8.2
Phantom of the Paradise
Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Music, Musical, Romance, Thriller
USA
92 min.
 7.4
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Most similar movies to American Satan

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and stylized films with plots about death, murder, devil, mentor, catastrophe, violence and brutality mostly in Drama, Thriller and Horror genres. Some movies like American Satan: The Devil's Candy (2015), Brimstone & Treacle (1982), Dark Ascension (2017), The Mambo Kings (1992), American Gothic (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Devil's Candy
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A struggling painter is possessed by satanic forces after he and his young family move into their dream home in rural Texas.
Style: demonic
Plot: painting, serial killer, heavy metal, artist, father daughter relationship, satan, fire, murder, devil, child killer, possession, demonic possession ...
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Brimstone & Treacle
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A strange young man has a sinister effect on the family of a middle-aged writer.
Style: psychological, gothic, serious, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: rape, guilt, sex, elderly lovers, male nudity, pornography, corruption, mysterious character, devil, brutality, police corruption, sexual abuse ...
Time: 80s, 1930s
Place: canada, england
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System:   73%
    User:   66%
 
Dark Ascension
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The gates of Heaven & Hell have been broken and the afterlife is in ruins. One group of new arrivals must find a way to put things right to prevent an eternal battle between good & evil.
Style: epic
Plot: purgatory, angel, devil, adventure hero, heaven, hell, demon, afterlife, death, murder, fire, train ...
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System:   66%
    User:   61%
 
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The Mambo Kings
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: France, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Mambo Kings tells the story of César and Nestor Castillo, brothers and aspiring musicians who flee from Cuba to America in search of the American Dream.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, captivating, intense ...
Plot: music, rags to riches, immigrants, latin, musician's life, dance, love, male nudity, brothers, performer's life, nightclub, family ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s
Place: new york, cuba, latin america, usa, havana cuba ...
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System:   63%
    User:   59%
 
Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist
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 ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, gory, curses spells and rituals, redemption, religion, archaeologist, archaeology, nazi, demons, danger, devil ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1944, year 1947, 1940s
Place: africa, kenya
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System:   60%
    User:   70%
 
American Gothic
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: American Gothic is an American horror series created by Shaun Cassidy and executive produced by Sam Raimi. The show first aired on CBS on September 22, 1995, and was canceled after a single season on July 11, 1996.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, serious, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: small town, supernatural ability, fighting crime, palaces castles and temples, investigation, murder, suburbs, crimes, vampire, small town sheriff, ghost, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: south carolina, usa
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    User:   50%
 
The Annunciation
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Annunciation (in Hungarian: Angyali üdvözlet) is a Hungarian film directed by András Jeles in 1984, based on The Tragedy of Man (1861) by Imre Madách. When Adam (Péter Bocsor) and Eve (Júlia Mérő), having succumbed to Lucifer's ...
Style: serious, sexual, surreal, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: religions or cults, gays and lesbians, obsessive quest, heroic mission, escapades, heroes, angel, devil, philosophy, lucifer, symbolism, bible ...
Time: 18th century, ancient history
Place: ancient greece, paris france, prague, france, athens greece
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System:   56%
    User:   47%
 
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My Brother's Gun
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A teenager finds a gun loaded with three bullets and shoots at the guard of a supermarket when he discovers it stealing a comic. In his escape along the road he meets a girl who has tried to commit suicide without success and both decide to take a ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: criminal heroes, on the road, on the run, crime, chases and races, crimes, youth, false accusation, fugitives, murder, lovers on the run, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain
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System:   55%
    User:   57%
 
Phantom of the Paradise
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Music, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Rock Opera version of Phantom Of The Opera with elements of Faust. Record producer Swan steals both the music and the girl (Phoenix) from composer Leach. Disfigured Leach plans revenge on Swan and his rock palace, The Paradise, and becomes The ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, offbeat, gothic ...
Plot: vengeance, dancing, musician's life, rock, rock and roll, music, devil, death, revenge, greed, sacrifice, tragedy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: liverpool, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   50%
 
Don't Awaken the Dead
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Story: Robertito falls in love with Helen. Gabriel is jealous of his brother being the favorite son of their mother so he makes Helen fall in love to him. Robertito is heartbroken. Aurora asks Julie, who is in love with Robertito, to bring comfort and love ...
Plot: cut, mirror, zombie, cemetery, waterfall, envy, crucifix, secretary, priest, jealousy, love triangle, brother brother relationship ...
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System:   53%
    User:   61%
 
Bad Influence
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Michael, a wimpy young executive, is about to get pulverized by a jealous boyfriend in a bar when a handsome, mysterious stranger steps in--and then disappears. Later that night, while jogging, Michael runs into the stranger on a pier. He introduces ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, clever, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, neo-noir, betrayal, friendship, manipulation, corruption, violence, psychopath, revenge, pornography, psychology, stylish ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   48%
 
 4.0
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Down on Us
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The story of Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison, and Janis Joplin, and how their message for their generation made them targets of a US government plot.
Style: based on supposedly true story, psychotronic
Plot: music industry, backstage, overdose, concert footage, psychedelia, conspiracy theory, orange, cult figure, dying young, rock star, photo shoot, hippie ...
Time: 1960s
Place: california, paris france, woodstock, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   43%
 
The Handmaid's Tale
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In a dystopicly polluted rightwing religious tyranny, a young woman is put in sexual slavery on account of her now rare fertility.
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, futuristic, thought provoking ...
Plot: rebellion, slavery, politics, religion, political unrest, distopia, apocalypse, islam, lesbian, pornography, women, brainwashing ...
Time: future
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   46%
 
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Scent of Gardenias
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Driver who was left by his wife, who wanted to try a career in the movies, has to deal with their son's revolt when the latter finds his mother, whom he thought dead, singing in a nightclub.
Plot: taxi driver, actress, death, murder, revenge, taxi, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, fame, marital separation, filmmaking, tv star
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System:   51%
    User:   52%
 
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Impact Point
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pro Beach Volleyball star, Kelly Reyes, faces challenges everyday, fierce competitors, the press, but nothing could prepare her for him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, witnessing a crime, investigation, stalking, mind game, murder, obsession, dangerous attraction, police investigation, woman in danger, danger, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
Place: beverly hills, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   43%
 
 4.8
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Lost Souls
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A small group of Catholics led by an ailing priest believe that Satan intends to become man, just as God did in the person of Jesus. The writings of a possessed mental patient lead them to Peter Kelson, a writer who studies serial killers. They ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, futuristic, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, mystery, serial killer, devil, supernatural ability, murder, religion, apocalypse, first contact, end of the world, curses spells and rituals, demons ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   56%
 
Sweet Virginia
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A former rodeo champ befriends a young man with a propensity for violence.
Plot: neo-noir, violence, motel, murder, bar, death, robbery, adultery
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   52%
 
Fever Night aka Band of Satanic Outsiders
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Elliot (Peter Tullio), Warren (Philip Marlatt) and Terry (Melanie Rose Wilson) dabble in Satanism and hold a ritual in an abandoned woods. When nothing happens, they return to their car only to find that it won't start. An accident happens, ...
Style: surreal, offbeat, semi serious, suspenseful, psychedelic
Plot: curses spells and rituals, in the woods, mystery, danger, isolation, religions or cults, supernatural, lucifer, transsexual, devil, acid, backwoods ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   46%
    User:   39%
 
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Beyond the Valley of the Dolls
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A hip and happenin' all girl rock group head to LA to claim lead-singer Kelly's inheritance and make it (and make it) in LA. Soon the girls fall into a morass of drugs and deceit as their recording success soars. It takes several tragedies ...
Style: sexual, humorous, biting, sexy, semi serious ...
Plot: drug abuse, drugs, violence, hollywood, music band, lesbian, rags to riches, pornography, male nudity, camp, artists and showbiz, sex ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   38%
 
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Vengeance
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Four hoodlums break into a jeweller's house and brutally murder him, his wife and daughter. On the run they kidnap Jenny, a Senator's grand daughter and her boyfriend, but discover that the two will not be taken easily. In the melee that ...
Plot: sexual assault, murder, death, kidnapping, attempted rape, bound and gagged, tied to a chair, murder of a nude woman, mass murder, lifting up dress, jewel robbery
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System:   45%
    User:   51%
 
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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System:   44%
    User:   37%
 
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Southbound
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The film contains five stories set on desolate stretches of a desert highway. Two men on the run from their past, a band on its way to a gig, a man struggling to get home, a brother in search of his long-lost sister and a family on vacation are ...
Style: suspense, road movie, dark, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: desert, monster, splatter, murder, storytelling, gory, demons, supernatural, chase, drinking, multiple storylines, anthology ...
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System:   43%
    User:   38%
 
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The Innkeepers
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During the final days at the Yankee Pedlar Inn, two employees determined to reveal the hotel's haunted past begin to experience disturbing events as old guests check in for a stay.
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotel, supernatural, haunted house, ghost, ghosts, drinking, blood, workplace situations, splatter, danger, devil, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   33%
 
 6.3
 6K
Phil Spector
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A drama centered on the relationship between Phil Spector and defense attorney Linda Kenney Baden while the music business legend was on trial for the murder of Lana Clarkson.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, based on true events
Plot: legal, courtroom, courtroom drama, showbiz, artists and showbiz, lawyers and clients, forensics, interracial couple, watching television, freak, music industry, publicity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2003, year 1968, year 1963 ...
Place: usa, california
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System:   39%
    User:   38%
 
 5.8
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Mary Reilly
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A housemaid falls in love with Dr. Jekyll and his darkly mysterious counterpart, Mr. Hyde.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, gothic, gloomy ...
Plot: mad scientist, master and servant, good versus evil, transformation, depression, dangerous attraction, servant, laboratory, adaptation, society, sexualized violence, prostitute ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: london
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System:   38%
    User:   34%
 
The Devil's Own
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Frankie McGuire, one of the IRA's deadliest assassins, draws an American family into the crossfire of terrorism. But when he is sent to the U.S. to buy weapons, Frankie is housed with the family of Tom O'Meara, a New York cop who knows ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: betrayal, terrorism, politics, police investigation, vengeance, assassin, murder, irish, friendship, revenge, arms dealer, violence ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: ireland, new york, europe, usa, northern ireland
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System:   38%
    User:   45%
 
The Antichrist
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An Italian nobleman seeks help after his paralyzed daughter becomes possessed by the spirit of a malevolent ancestress.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychological
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, dangerous attraction, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, past, inquisition, faith, adultery, haunted by the past, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   45%
 
 6.3
 243
Pendulum
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On the evening of his decoration for bringing a murderer to justice, Washington DC Police Captain Frank Matthews' wife, and her lover are murdered in bed. Jailed as the prime suspect, with the aforementioned murderer released on a technicality ...
Plot: death, murder, falsely accused, police captain, on the run, murder of wife, false accusation
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System:   37%
    User:   35%
 

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 6.0
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The Evil
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Shortly after moving into a dark, brooding mansion, a psychologist and his co-workers are terrorized by a horrible evil being.
Style: serious, scary, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: haunted house, domestic disturbance, gory, clinic, survival, danger, estate, ghost, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, curses spells and rituals, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   44%
 
The Last Exorcism
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After years of performing “exorcisms” and taking believers’ money, Reverend Marcus travels to rural Louisiana with a film crew so he can dispel what he believes is the myth of demonic possession. The dynamic reverend is certain that this will ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, surprise ending, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, blood, religion, clergy, devil, demons, death, murder, hospital, farm, curses spells and rituals, witches ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   34%
 
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