Movies like Prime Evil

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Prime Evil (1988)
 3.8
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Prime Evil (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A coven of devil-worshiping monks living in New York City search for victims for their sacrificial ceremonies.
Style: scary, gothic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: prostitute, church, satanism, apocalypse, crimes, plague, best friends, supernatural, heroes, reincarnation, afterlife, clergy, religions or cults, sexual abuse, supernatural ability, save the world, good versus evil, track down, working undercover, danger, urban, curses spells and rituals, escapades, city life, gory ...
Time: 16th century
Place: new york, usa

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Most similar movies to Prime Evil

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and rough films with plots about deadly, supernatural, danger, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, rivalry and gory mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like Prime Evil: The Unholy (1988), The Devil's Rain (1975), Cataclysm (1980), Netherworld (1992), Demon Hunter (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.9
 1K
The Unholy (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A priest battles a demon that kills sinners in the act of sinning.
Style: psychological, scary, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: priest, demon, legal investigation, uncover truth, escapades, protagonist as suspect, supernatural ability, gory, heroes, deal with the devil, crimes, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Devil's Rain (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Satanists in the middle west terrorize and sometimes melt the terrified locals.
Style: serious, suspenseful, mind bending, scary, satanic ...
Plot: good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, clergy, apocalypse, zombie, rivalry, escapades, imaginary, supernatural, ghost, vengeance, kidnapping ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Child of Darkness, Child of Light (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Catholic priest is sent to investigate reports of two virgin conceptions. One is about to give birth to the child of God and the other is the child of the Devil and he must decide which one is good and which one is evil before Satan's ...
Style: mind bending, gothic, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: good versus evil, investigation, pregnancy, supernatural, chaos, rivalry, law enforcement, deadly, supernatural ability, crimes, escapades, mentally unstable ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.4
 451
Cataclysm (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Police detective, Mitchell, investigating the death of a victim of a Nazi concentration camp discovers a nightclubbing playboy who has strange powers over women and is seemingly ageless.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, demonic
Plot: supernatural, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, crimes, riddles and clues, escapades, police detective, religions or cults, battles, danger, good versus evil, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 4.4
 643
Netherworld (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young man arrives at his father's mansion in Louisiana to discover that a secretive cult is using winged creatures to raise the dead to do their bidding.
Style: psychological, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary
Plot: mystery, uncover truth, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, crimes, rivalry, domestic disturbance, imaginary, escapades, ghost, good versus evil, afterlife ...
Time: 90s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.3
 1K
Demon Hunter (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: After resolving a situation of exorcism, the half-breed demon hunter Jake Greyman (Sean Patrick Flanery) reports to Cardinal White (William Bassett) and they realize that the demon Asmodeus (Billy Drago) is impregnating many mortals trying to raise ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: church, good versus evil, succubus, half breed, nosebleed, lust, rivalry, vampire, cons and scams, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 2.2
 308
Doctor Dracula (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An evil hypnotist puts a beautiful woman under his spell.
Style: rough, serious, scary
Plot: vampire, supernatural, good versus evil, nightclub, ghost, mysterious character, curses spells and rituals, escapades, heroic mission, religions or cults, rivalry, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.7
 680
Abby (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a minister's wife becomes posessed by Eshu, the Nigerian god of sexuality, an exorcist is called in to drive the evil spirit away.
Style: serious, suspenseful, mind bending, scary, psychotronic
Plot: bar, good versus evil, supernatural, siblings relations, mischievous children, rivalry, family in danger, danger, starting over, mentally unstable, reincarnation, religions or cults ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, china, africa, nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Evil Heritage (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young girl is caught up in a devil cult run by her evil uncle and cousin. She can trust no one and even people she thought were dead comes back to haunt her.
Style: scary, offbeat, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric
Plot: murder, supernatural, occult, devil, cult, coven, wizards and magicians, escapades, crimes, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.2
 1K
976-Evil II (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After being bestowed with demonic powers following a phone call to Hell, a psychotic teacher begins a rampage of death and destruction in a small town, forcing a teen and her boyfriend to fight him off so that they can get away.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, zombie, slasher, obsession, murder, chase, telephone call, escapades, crimes, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, ghost ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
To the Devil a Daughter (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An American occult novelist battles to save the soul of a young girl from a group of Satanists, led by an excommunicated priest, who plan on using her as the representative of the Devil on Earth.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, psychological
Plot: supernatural, satanism, deal with the devil, cult, ritual, satanist, occult, demon, family relations, religions or cults, youth, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Dracula II: Ascension (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sequel to Dracula 2000. Father Uffizi [Jason Scott Lee] hunts vampires. He travels the world to behead them with his bullwhip, but his ultimate goal is to find the first vampire, Dracula (revealed as Judas Iscariot in Dracula 2000), absolve ...
Style: gothic, rough, sexy, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, dracula, heroic mission, legends and myths, daring rescue, lone wolves, mysterious character, superhuman powers, rivalry, good versus evil, supernatural, mummy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, new orleans, usa, louisiana ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 1.8
 1K
12/12/12 (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When baby Sebastian is born on 12/12/12 everyone around him starts to die. Soon, his mother realizes that her son is the spawn of Hell.
Style: tense, scary, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, prophecy, supernatural ability, parents and children, curses spells and rituals, babies and infants, family relations, gory, deadly, danger, destiny, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Beyond the Door III (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A shy co-ed and her classmates travel to Europe to see a ritual. With a satanist/professor with them, he lures them into deadly traps to become sacrifices to Satan. One co-ed is a virgin, the main key to bring Satan back to life. But can the co-ed ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, religions or cults, rivalry, college, gory, deadly, supernatural ability, village, mentally unstable, danger, youth, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Amityville Dollhouse (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dollhouse that is a replica of the infamous Amityville haunted house is given to a little girl. Soon after, all sorts of horrible unexplained accidents start to happen. The family must work together to fight off the terrifying evil that has ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, occult, supernatural, supernatural ability, family problems, danger, family in danger, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, paranormal phenomena, dollhouse ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.8
 187
Cadaverella (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Cinder knew her life was over when her father came home from a business trip with a new wife and her 2 daughters when she was only 6. When her father dies soon afterwards, she pretty much has to care for herself, as her stepmother whittles away her ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: wizards and magicians, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, escapades, crimes, love and romance, imaginary, parents and children, chaos and mayhem, supernatural ability, gory, supernatural romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 921
Holocaust 2000 (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An executive in charge of a nuclear power plant in the Mid-East must stop his son-- who turns out to be the Anti Christ -- from blowing it up.
Style: scary, captivating, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, apocalypse, nuclear holocaust, chaos, nightmare comes true, curses spells and rituals, escapades, parents and children, good versus evil, save the world, rivalry, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.6
 2K
The Boogens (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Otherworldly creatures inhabit the bootleg tunnels underneath a small town mining community, and they kill any of the townsfolk who invade their home.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: deadly creature, supernatural, gory, danger, social relations, experiment gone awry, escapades, deadly, abandoned mine, dynamite, tentacle, heist ...
Time: 80s
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.8
 947
Nightwing (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Killer bats plague an Indian reservation in New Mexico.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: plague, murder, native american reservation, spiritualism, rabies, danger, family in danger, rivalry, animal life, gory, heroes, supernatural ability ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.1
 281
Family Reunion (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Satan has a special way of bringing people together! Forty years ago Henry Adams rescued his son Tom from the hands of a satanic cult. Now, on holiday with his family, Tom finds himself mysteriously dragged back to Sutterville, the scene of his ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending, christmas horror ...
Plot: small town, satanism, ghost town, escapades, curses spells and rituals, crimes, supernatural ability, deadly, small town life, danger, family in danger, apocalypse ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.6
 96K
The Omen (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Immediately after their miscarriage, the US diplomat Robert Thorn adopts the newborn Damien without the knowledge of his wife. Yet what he doesn’t know is that their new son is the son of the devil. A classic horror film with Gregory Peck from ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, psychological, scary, biblical ...
Plot: priest, devil, monk, prophecy, good versus evil, murder, gory, mystery, apocalypse, christianity, archaeologist, death ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, rome italy, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.9
 270
Spirits (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A priest, trying to regain his standing in the church after "falling" and sleeping with a woman, teams with a group of ESP experts to investigate a haunted house. It doesn't help that one of the experts is a beautiful young woman.
Style: rough, serious, scary
Plot: haunted house, law enforcement, rivalry, mentally unstable, domestic disturbance, dangerous attraction, crimes, curses spells and rituals, murder, deadly, strong sexual content, investigation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 2.4
 397
Midnight Mass (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A group of people fight for their small town after vampires take over the world.
Style: scary, rough, serious, futuristic, gothic
Plot: vampire, church, clergy, battles, alcohol abuse, small town, supernatural, plague, apocalypse, gory, small town life, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 3.8
 490
The Damned (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A clan of vampires has just moved into the neighborhood, and college student Tom accidentally discovers his new neighbors' secret. When the vampires find out that Tom knows, he must do whatever he can to survive. His two roommates, a horror fan ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: vampire, police investigation, prostitute, college, deadly creature, crimes, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, protagonist as suspect, supernatural, private detective, zombie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 2.9
 987
Jack-O (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A long long time ago a wizard was put to death, but he swore vengeance on the townsfolk that did him in, particularly Arthur Kelly's family. Arthur had done the final graces on him when he came back to life as Mr. Jack the Pumpkin Man. The ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: slasher, gore, halloween, escapades, deadly creature, mysterious character, danger, afterlife, youth, rivalry, heroic mission, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.0
 520
Witchouse (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: On Mayday 1998 in the town of Dunwich, Massachusetts, Elizabeth gathers together a group of specially selected friends for a rather odd party. It turns out that she is the descendent of a malevolent witch named Lilith who was burned at the stake ...
Style: rough, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary
Plot: evil witch, wizards and magicians, rivalry, supernatural, seance, danger, youth, slasher, ghost, vengeance, good versus evil, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.7
 491
Born (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Mary Elizabeth goes to bed alone one night, still a twenty one year old virgin, and wakes up the next morning pregnant. Possessed by the demon fetus growing within her womb, Mary Elizabeth obeys her homicidal cravings to kill, for the sake of her ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, dark
Plot: demon, afterlife, danger, ghost, supernatural ability, gory, clergy, religions or cults, supernatural, serial killer, woman in danger, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.1
 1K
Demon Wind (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: We are introduced to 1931. A body is being burned on a cross, a woman named Regina is at a farm, and attempting to barricade a door, from where beyond, demons try to enter. Her husband George transforms into a demon instead and kills ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, farm, altar, demon, religions or cults, wizards and magicians, battles, deadly, supernatural ability, heroes, gory, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.9
 206
Skinned Alive (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the heart of New York City, men are dying in very violent ways. They are being torn up and ripped apart...and eaten. The only connection is that they all die after hiring a prostitute. And searching for love in this city is Jeffrey...Jeffrey is a ...
Style: realistic, scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious
Plot: murder, prostitute, supernatural, destiny, serial killer, crimes, fall in love, deadly, downfall, gory, going straight, true love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.9
 4K
Devour (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Friends become increasingly addicted to a video game that has an evil agenda.
Style: serious, scary, psychological, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, occult, obsession, afterlife, high school, deadly, teenage life, supernatural ability, gory, youth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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