Movies like Guardians

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Guardians (2017)
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Guardians (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two men are thrown together as live-in guardians of a 200 year-old house in the East End of London. But they are not alone. And so instead of learning to live together they have to fight to live through the night.
Plot: ghost, curse, haunted
Place: east end london

Most similar movies to Guardians

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and clever films with plots about ghost, curse, hospital, photograph, mother son relationship, supernatural and murder mostly in Drama, Comedy and Mystery genres. Some movies like Guardians: Time of Her Life (2005), The Spirit of Christmas (2015), 21 Nights with Pattie (2015), In the Dark Half (2012), Secrets of the Summer House (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Time of Her Life (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two ghosts, separated by time, who have roamed the grounds of a historic English mansion, searching for each other are brought together by Ally (LAURA PENNEYCARD), a photography student who is experiencing dreams she can't explain and Emmett ...
Plot: ghost, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Spirit of Christmas (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A woman falls in love with a man who is somewhat unavailable.
Plot: ghost, christmas, holiday, curse, kissing, in laws, piano, chess, christmas tree, drinking, alcohol, pocket watch ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
21 Nights with Pattie (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: During the height of summer, Caroline, a forty-year-old Parisian and mother, arrives in a small village in the south of France. She must hastily organize the funeral of her mother, a flighty lawyer, whom she barely used to see. Caroline is welcomed ...
Plot: stormy night, sexual desire, necrophilia, phallic symbol, skinny dipping, sex scene, mushroom, dead mother, isolated place, dead deer, stream, sex talk ...
Place: south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
In the Dark Half (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A teenage girl comes to terms with the unexplained death of the boy next door.
Style: psychological, serious, atmospheric, gloomy, twists and turns ...
Plot: ghost, dead child, teenager, dealing with death, in the woods, secret place, haunted by the past, supernatural, youth, teenage life, suburbs, working class ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Secrets of the Summer House (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hosting a new exhibit, artist Nikki Wickersham, (Lindsay Price) and her husband George Wickersham, (David Jones) are called out to Maine to sort through his father's belongings after he dies. Arriving there to find they've inherited an ...
Plot: curse, slave trader, coma, caretaker, father son relationship, ghost, grandfather
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.7
 115
Kalyanaraman (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Kalyanam (Kamal Haasan) is the naive and infantile son of a rich estate owner Chinnadurai ( V S Raghavan) and he is in love with Shenbagam (Sridevi), an ordinary estate worker. The estate manager (Major Sundarrajan) and his cohorts covertly plot to ...
Plot: ghost, cliff, dual role, revenge, brother brother relationship, murder, twin brother, twin, long lost brother
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.2
 198
O'Hara's Wife (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Workaholic attorney Bob O'Hara (Asner) is devastated when his wife (Hartley) dies suddenly. She returns to "haunt" him, however, (a la "Topper") and her mission is to persuade him to slow down, watch his own health, and ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, jail, cemetery, hospital, ghost, life support, workaholic
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
A Talent For murder (1984)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A famed mystery writer played Angela Lansbury and her doctor ex lover played by Laurence Olivier solve her daughter in law's murder.
Style: suspense
Plot: murder, mystery writer, doctor, blackmail, birthday party, wheelchair, servant, cigar smoking, rehearsal, wheelchair bound, tape recorder, garage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Ballad of the Sad Cafe (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A small-town eccentric opens a café in her decaying home.
Style: realistic, serious, clever, talky, emotional
Plot: pocket watch, small town, cafe, wedding night, fight, prison, forbidden love, store, society, alcohol abuse, clergy, small town life ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Snatched! (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After neutralizing the original curse, Guido, the jewel smuggler who was the only gangster to survive the shoot out in the warehouse, has learned that the spirits of those who were deceased in the gunfight have returned to once again torment the ...
Plot: panties, gangster, film within a film, pink panties, smuggler, curse, bartender, nightmare, bar, seance, disembodied head, evil spirit ...
Place: malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.2
 75K
Gosford Park (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, UK, Italy
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Multiple storylined drama set in 1932, showing the lives of upstairs guest and downstairs servants at a party in a country house in England.
Style: stylized, captivating, enigmatic, bleak, biting ...
Plot: murder, estate, butler, high society, master and servant, social differences, servant, police investigation, who done it, country estate, society, jealousy ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s, pre world war two
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.0
 2K
Cold Fever (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Japan, Iceland, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A Japanese businessman travels to Iceland and has a series of misadventures while venturing to a remote area to perform a traditional burial ritual where his parents died several years back.
Style: bleak, humorous, road movie, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: culture clash, on the road, fish out of water, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, escapades, golf, self discovery, disorder, misfit, society, anniversary ...
Time: 90s
Place: iceland, japan, europe, asia, hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.5
 136
Seven Devils (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A series of vignettes that explore the seven deadly sins.
Plot: plastic surgery, priest, ghost, catholicism, vanity, supernatural, supernatural power, undercover cop
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Turning (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
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".
Plot: haunted house, ghost, nanny, niece, nephew, orphan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
I Remember You (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Iceland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After an older lady hangs herself in a church, a new psychiatrist discovers she was obsessed with the disappearance of his eight-year-old son, who vanished three years earlier. Meanwhile, three city dwellers are restoring a house when they realize ...
Plot: ghost, disappearance, cold case, sex scene, clairvoyant, ghosts
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Curse of Marialva (1991)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Portugal, Spain, Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A Visigoth count conquers a small village town from the Moors in the Lusitanian mountains, only to loose his possessions through the mysterious workings of a woman from parts unknown.
Plot: branding, culture clash, zombie, curse, female nudity, castle, witch, witchcraft, joust, ghost, suicide
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Spooky Bunch (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Cantonese opera company is attacked by an army of ghosts, thanks to a feud between the dead grandfathers of one of the company's actresses and a young man.
Plot: ghost, possession, cantonese, spirit, actor, curse
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Seance (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Half-sisters Aileen and Romina, along with first cousins Ruth and Sandra, reunite in Camiguin to bury their grandmother. Accompanied by Sandra's friend, Lucy, the five girls dare to call on the spirits of the dead when they find their old Ouija ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: mysterious death, corpse, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ghost, cemetery, good versus evil, sister sister relationship, hospital, ouija board, death, curse, nightmare ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Jail House Eros (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In Jail House, Blackie has concocted a perfect escape plan. Then wardress 5354 is killed by accident when making love. She becomes the bad ghost, in contrast to the good ghost who dies in a previous escape attempt. Finally, the chief warden, the ...
Plot: ghost, female prisoner, spell, good versus evil, prison guard, female warden, women in prison, women's prison, violence, female nudity, shower
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.0
 2K
Pulp (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A seedy writer of sleazy pulp novels is recruited by a quirky, reclusive ex-actor to help him write his biography at his house in Malta.
Style: witty, humorous, captivating, feel good, clever ...
Plot: murder, funeral, crime, amateur detective, investigation, ghost, cons and scams, writer's life, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, deadly, hitman ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 941
Kalyanaraman (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 126 min.
Story: An old man (Dileep) narrates his love story and about the curse his family possess to a bunch of teenagers.
Plot: hospital, old man, superstition, canceled wedding, fire, death, curse, tragic event, horoscope, flashback, marriage, wedding ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.6
 3K
Hello Ghost (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A man's failed suicide attempt enables him to see ghosts, who later keep following him everywhere. It is now up to him to fulfill their wishes to make them go away.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural, redemption, imaginary, fall in love, love and romance, hopes, goofy hero, follow your dream, life turned upside down, outside help, last wish ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 453
Halfway (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Stef moved to a new home, but there is another man in his home, Theo. Theo is the previous owner of the house, he died a few years ago. Stef seems to be the only one who can see him.
Style: offbeat, tragicomedy, semi serious
Plot: hopes, starting over, supernatural, ghost, afterlife, disorder, shower, pubic hair, male nudity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Dark and Stormy Night (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the 1930s the family of old Sinas Cavinder, gathered for the reading of his will, find themselves being murdered by a mysterious phantom while two rival reporters compete for the story.
Style: not serious, humorous, suspenseful, captivating, offbeat
Plot: ghost, murder, dark and stormy night, mystery, mysterious character, deadly, parody, who done it, crimes, characters killed one by one, murder mystery, old dark house ...
Time: 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Kisarazu Cat's Eye: World Series (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 131 min.
Story: After terminally ill Bussan finally passes away he misses hanging out with his still living friends and decides to return to Kisarazu. In his ghost form however only his most trusted friends can see him, and his meddling in the lives of the living ...
Plot: baseball, army, russian, beer, wedding, yakuza, korean, maid, election, train, death, cafe ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Canterville Ghost (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 10 year-old Paul is an average but timid boy, subject to the typical fears of most kids his age. His overprotective mother Mona, believing Paul to be disturbed, sends him off to a psychotherapist.
Plot: ghost
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Haunting of Seacliff Inn (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Susan and Mark move to a seaside town to buy an old house and open an inn. They came to look at one house, but Susan is inexplicably drawn to another. The house is high on a cliff overlooking a lonely beach. Something eerie is going on. A scary ...
Plot: fire, love, old dark house, bed and breakfast, haunted house, curse, insecurity, supernatural, supernatural power, marriage, dog, jealousy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Second Thoughts (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lawyer Amy finds herself courted by two very different men: her client, a roguish street musician named Will, and her ex John Michael. A curious triangle develops as Amy gets pregnant by Will and both men vie for her affections
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: pregnancy, love triangle, ghost, hospital, vengeance, couples, family relations, babies and infants, love and romance, romance, street musician, ex boyfriend ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.0
 46K
Tully (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Marlo, a mother of three including a newborn, is gifted a night nanny by her brother. Hesitant to the extravagance at first, Marlo comes to form a bond with the thoughtful, surprising, and sometimes challenging nanny named Tully.
Style: psychological, twist ending
Plot: motherhood, autism, baby, nanny, family relations, family, pregnant woman, parent child relationship, female protagonist, newborn baby, happy ending, plot twist ...
Time: contemporary, year 1977, 1950s
Place: usa, kindergarten, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.9
 525
Septien (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A reclusive sports hustler returns home to his family farm after years of absence to reunite with his two eccentric, unhinged and emotionally damaged brothers.
Style: realistic, offbeat, semi serious, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: hustler, dysfunctional family, siblings relations, family problems, disorder, homecoming, haunted by the past, lifestyle, americana, farm, family relations, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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