Movies like Prime Evil

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Prime Evil (1988)
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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: satanism, prostitute, supernatural, church, apocalypse, crimes, plague, best friends, 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, deadly ...
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 atmospheric films with plots about danger, supernatural, deadly, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, rivalry and escapades mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like Prime Evil: The Unholy (1988), To the Devil a Daughter (1976), Demon Hunter (2005), The Devil's Rain (1975), Cataclysm (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: scary, suspenseful, psychological, serious, surprise ending
Plot: priest, demon, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, legal investigation, religions or cults, rivalry, clergy, murder, deadly, uncover truth, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: suspenseful, gothic, mind bending, scary, serious
Plot: good versus evil, investigation, pregnancy, supernatural, danger, religions or cults, rivalry, apocalypse, curses spells and rituals, priest, antichrist, clergy ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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: serious, psychological, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric
Plot: satanism, supernatural, satanist, deal with the devil, occult, demon, cult, ritual, danger, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 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, bleak, captivating, surprise ending
Plot: good versus evil, church, half breed, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, danger, save the world, succubus, lust, exorcism, demon, priest ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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, mind bending, suspenseful, scary, satanic ...
Plot: good versus evil, escapades, heroes, imaginary, kidnapping, vengeance, ghost, rivalry, zombie, apocalypse, afterlife, danger ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.6
 466
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: serious, scary, suspenseful, demonic
Plot: supernatural, battles, religions or cults, gory, mentally unstable, law enforcement, deadly, crimes, riddles and clues, supernatural ability, police detective, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.4
 682
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological, atmospheric
Plot: curses spells and rituals, escapades, legends and myths, mystery, domestic disturbance, crimes, uncover truth, murder, prostitute, good versus evil, ghost, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: prophecy, murder, supernatural ability, good versus evil, danger, supernatural, destiny, parents and children, babies and infants, birth, antichrist, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 2.5
 318
Doctor Dracula (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An evil hypnotist puts a beautiful woman under his spell.
Style: serious, rough, scary
Plot: vampire, supernatural, heroic mission, obsessive quest, mysterious character, heroes, curses spells and rituals, escapades, mentally unstable, deadly, religions or cults, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, atmospheric, offbeat
Plot: supernatural, murder, cult, coven, devil, occult, supernatural ability, deadly, gory, danger, reincarnation, wizards and magicians ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 711
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, mind bending, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, bar, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, escapades, losing-it hero, cons and scams, mischievous children, supernatural ability, corporate crimes, domestic disturbance, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: nigeria, china, asia, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.4
 981
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: bleak, serious, scary, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: apocalypse, supernatural, nuclear holocaust, save the world, good versus evil, danger, chaos, nightmare comes true, religions or cults, parents and children, curses spells and rituals, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, zombie, chase, slasher, obsession, murder, telephone call, curses spells and rituals, escapades, teenage life, serial killer, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Daughters of Satan (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man buys a painting depicting witches being burned at the stake, one of whom bears an uncanny resemblance to his wife.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, talky
Plot: reincarnation, witch, cult, supernatural, afterlife, danger, ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, burned alive, husband wife relationship, occult ...
Time: 70s
Place: manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, sexy, scary, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, deadly creature, dangerous animal, supernatural ability, imaginary, legends and myths, crimes, heroes, daring rescue, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, new orleans, louisiana ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
 364
Family Reunion (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 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: mind bending, serious, scary, suspenseful, christmas horror ...
Plot: small town, christmas, satanism, ghost town, deadly, kidnapping, ghost, chaos, supernatural, battles, religions or cults, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ 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, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, occult, supernatural, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, danger, family problems, dollhouse, paranormal phenomena, missing child ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.5
 191
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: suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: supernatural romance, supernatural, rivalry, danger, race against time, vigilantism, afterlife, tragic hero, wizards and magicians, reincarnation, ghost, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sometimes They Come Back... for More (1998)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On a arctic circle radio shack, an ancient evil lurks, ready to strike at a psychologist, an army man and their collective forces.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, apocalyptic
Plot: survival, investigation, experiment gone awry, deadly, danger, supernatural, psychopath, gory, murder, military officer, disorder, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: antarctica, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Torture Chamber (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 13-year-old Jimmy Morgan is possessed by an evil too powerful to be exorcised by any religion. After escaping from a mental institution, Jimmy is back with a vengeance - and an army of children who follow his every murderous desire.
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, suspense, serious
Plot: evil, supernatural, reincarnation, mentally unstable, family in danger, danger, vengeance, religions or cults, clergy, exorcism, possession, hell ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Beyond the Door III (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
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: atmospheric, serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, village life, escapades, village, zombie, danger, youth, religions or cults, college, cons and scams, supernatural ability, countryside ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Days of Darkness (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a comet strikes Earth and kicks up a cloud of toxic dust, hundreds of humans join the ranks of the living dead. But there's bad news for the survivors: The newly minted zombies are hell-bent on eradicating every last person from the ...
Style: serious, bleak, scary, suspenseful
Plot: plague, zombie, survival, deadly creature, apocalypse, supernatural, danger, chaos, rescue, deadly, gory, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.9
 991
Nightwing (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Killer bats plague an Indian reservation in New Mexico.
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: plague, murder, spiritualism, native american reservation, rabies, deadly, animal life, rivalry, clergy, vengeance, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 7.5
 99K
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, antichrist, monk, good versus evil, prophecy, apocalypse, murder, gory, mystery, rottweiler, christianity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, england, rome italy, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.1
 5K
Blood Feast (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: In the sleepy suburbs of Miami, seemingly normal Egyptian immigrant Fuad Ramses (Mal Arnold) runs a successful catering business. He also murders young women and plans to use their body parts to revive the goddess Ishtar. The insane Ramses ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, zombie, gory, supernatural, slasher, woman in danger, deadly, supernatural ability, crimes, violence spree ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.3
 1K
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, zombie, reincarnation, halloween, gore, rivalry, obsessive quest, supernatural ability, mysterious character, suburbs, escapades, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.0
 529
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: suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, scary, serious
Plot: evil witch, supernatural, supernatural ability, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, youth, danger, seance, deadly, witch, demonic possession ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 2.7
 491
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: suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: vampire, prostitute, police investigation, investigation, supernatural, protagonist as suspect, deadly creature, crimes, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, heroes, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.3
 284
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, mentally unstable, law enforcement, gory, strong sexual content, domestic disturbance, dangerous attraction, crimes, curses spells and rituals, deadly, rivalry, church ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.7
 6K
Final Prayer (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Vatican investigators are sent to the British West Country to investigate paranormal activity, and they find the events are more disturbing than they first imagined.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: church, paganism, catholic priest, suicide, uncover truth, supernatural, clergy, danger, deadly, countryside, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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