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R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour (2010)
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R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour (2010)
Original name: R. L. Stine's The Haunting Hour
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: R. L. Stine's The Haunting Hour is a Canadian/American original anthology horror-fantasy series, with episodes each half an hour long. The series is based on The Haunting Hour: Don't Think About It Movie, and the books The Haunting Hour and Nightmare Hour anthology by R. L. Stine.
Style: anthology, exciting, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: kids, horror for children, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural, fear, danger, escapades, monster, youth, imaginary, mischievous children, evil force, supernatural power, good versus evil, child in peril, family, stranger, disorder, encounter, kids in trouble, objects come to life, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, courage, morality, surrealism, fright, scare
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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Most similar movies to R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and exciting films and TV series with plots about danger, supernatural, escapades, imaginary, good versus evil, heroes and rivalry mostly in Fantasy, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour: Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990), Goosebumps (1995), Deadtime Stories (2012), Spooksville (2013), The Nightmare Room (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Are You Afraid of the Dark? is a joint Canadian-American horror/fantasy-themed anthology television series. The original series was a joint production between the Canadian company Cinar and the American company Nickelodeon. The show was filmed in ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, anthology, bleak ...
Audience: horror for children, teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: campfire story, supernatural, mischievous children, surrealism, paranormal, storytelling, danger, youth, mystery, riddles and clues, alien encounter, in the woods ...
Time: 90s
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Goosebumps (1995)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Goosebumps is a Canadian-American children's horror anthology television series based on R. L. Stine's Goosebumps books. It was one of the two popular television horror anthology children's series in the 1990s.
Style: anthology, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: horror for children, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, fright, paranormal phenomena, youth, child in peril, surrealism, survival, deadly creature, danger, heroes, monster ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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100%
Deadtime Stories (2012)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A baby-sitter tells a different 'Deadtime Story' to the kids she is babysitting. The stories are scary and chilling.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, suspense, offbeat ...
Audience: horror for children, kids, family outing
Plot: supernatural, adventure, escapades, imaginary, family, ghost, supernatural power, children, storyteller, paranormal, teenager, surrealism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 613
Spooksville (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Spooksville is an action/adventure live action TV series that aired on The Hub beginning October 26, 2013. The show was produced by Jane Startz, who also produced Tuck Everlasting and Ella Enchanted and was written for TV by James Krieg. The show ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, light, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, supernatural, danger, friendship, youth, parallel world, escapades, rivalry, save the day, small town, alien encounter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Nightmare Room (2001)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Anthology series centered on teens facing supernatural threats, many based on the books by R.L. Stine.
Style: anthology, captivating
Audience: horror for children, kids
Plot: child in peril, supernatural, paranormal, good versus evil, paranormal phenomena, courage, surrealism, scare, fear, morality, fright, supernatural power
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Zero Hour (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: As the publisher of Modern Skeptic Magazine, Hank Galliston has spent his career following clues, debunking myths and cracking conspiracies. But when his beautiful wife, Laila, is abducted from her antique clock shop, Hank gets pulled into one of ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, mind bending, captivating
Plot: ancient mystery, riddles and clues, treasure, conspiracy, danger, good versus evil, race against time, escapades, missing person, legends and myths, map, relic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Nowhere Boys (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Four teenage boys get lost in the forest and discover, when they return home, that they are in an alternate world identical to theirs except for one startling difference - they were never born.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel world, supernatural ability, young heroes, adventure, youth, supernatural, lost, friendship, good versus evil, chosen one, teenage boy, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 378 min.
TV show
Story: A television mini-series adaptation of Nightmares and Dreamscapes, Stephen King's collection of short horror stories.
Style: scary, anthology, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Plot: mysterious place, nightmare, mysterious character, supernatural, evil force, danger, deadly, wrong place wrong time, woman in danger, honeymoon, alternate reality, objects come to life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Immortal (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Immortal is a Canadian television series which aired from October 2000 to June 2001 and had 22 episodes.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Plot: good versus evil, demon, heroes, supernatural, vengeance, deadly, danger, escapades, superhuman powers, rivalry, crimes, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 16th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Nine Lives of Chloe King (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Chloe King is looking forward to celebrating her birthday with her friends and single mother, just like every other year... that is until she starts developing heightened abilities and discovers she's being pursued by a mysterious figure. Chloe ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, high school, life turned upside down, teenage life, supernatural power, youth, chase, chases and races, mysterious character, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.1
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Evermoor (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A young girl and her blended family move to the small cottage town of Evermoor. All is well until sinister things start to happen, magic tapestries, an enchanted typewriter. Only a few of the strange things found in the town of Evermoor.
Style: serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, danger, adventure, family relations, escapades, siblings relations, rivalry, teenage life, supernatural, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Supernatural (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: When they were boys, Sam and Dean Winchester lost their mother to a mysterious and demonic supernatural force. Subsequently, their father raised them to be soldiers. He taught them about the paranormal evil that lives in the dark corners and on the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, monster, supernatural ability, ghost, demon, supernatural power, angel, deadly creature, brother brother relationship, evil, vampire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 1990s, year 1958 ...
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Night Stalker (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Carl Kolchak and his partner Perri investigate the mysterious death of Kolchak's wife and the paranormal phenomena plaguing their city.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, mind bending, captivating ...
Plot: supernatural, uncover truth, stalking, murder investigation, legends and myths, danger, journalism, law enforcement, heroes, media, investigation, paranormal investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california
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Powers (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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Style: exciting, captivating, tense, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, supernatural ability, heroes, imaginary, supernatural, superhuman powers, fighting crime, law enforcement, police detective, danger, youth, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Rise of the Gargoyles (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Workers involuntarily release a gargoyle that proceeds to behead those who took her eggs (and some who didn't!).
Style: suspenseful, scary, gothic, serious
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The Twilight Zone (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The Twilight Zone is a 2002 revival of Rod Serling's 1950/60s television series, The Twilight Zone. It aired for one season on the UPN network, with actor Forest Whitaker assuming Serling's role as narrator and on-screen host. The series ...
Style: twists and turns, atmospheric, mind bending, serious, suspenseful ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Phantom Force (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A squad of soldiers must protect the human race from the supernatural.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, exciting ...
Plot: space and aliens, supernatural, terrorism, good versus evil, confined, deadly, danger, ghost, superhuman powers, heroes, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Primeval: New World (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A North American spin-off of the hit U.K. television series, Primeval: New World follows a specialized team of animal experts and scientists that investigates the appearance of temporal anomalies and battles both prehistoric and futuristic creatures.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Plot: dinosaur, time travel, imaginary, dangerous animal, escapades, danger, deadly creature, monster, time portal, sea monster, bird attack, babe scientist
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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666 Park Avenue (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: What would you do to have everything you desire? Step inside 666 Park Avenue, New York's most seductive address. We all have some burning needs, desires and ambitions. For the residents of The Drake, the premier apartment building on ...
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: god or devil, supernatural, wish come true, fear, nightmare, desire, obsession, good versus evil, neighbor, mysterious character, danger, temptation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
South of Hell (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A supernatural thriller set in South Carolina, South Of Hell focuses on Maria Abascal (Suvari), a stunning demon-hunter-for-hire whose power stems from within. Like those she hunts, Maria is divided within herself, struggling with her own demon, ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, twist ending
Plot: supernatural ability, good versus evil, religions or cults, demon, danger, siblings relations, small town, track down, family relations, fall in love, family secret, save the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Tomorrow People (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The story of several young people from around the world who represent the next stage in human evolution, possessing special powers, including the ability to teleport and communicate with each other telepathically. Together they work to defeat the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teleportation, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, supernatural, young heroes, psychic, youth, telekinesis, good versus evil, young people, telepathy, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.3
 1K
Frankenstein (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 169 min.
TV show
Story: Frankenstein is a 2004 U.S. television miniseries (edited into a film) based on the book Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. It follows the original book more closely than other adaptions. The story is of a scientist who brings life to a creature ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, captivating
Plot: frankenstein, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly creature, monster, laboratory, imaginary, rescue, social misfits, dangerous animal, vampire ...
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 113
Entity (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Eugene, a man dealing with the tragedy of his family's death by living at the vacation cabin that they last stayed, discovers he's completely snowbound. During Eugene's desperate attempts to dig himself out, he discovers he's not ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, danger, in the woods, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, catholic priest, fear
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Power Rangers Dino Charge (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: On prehistoric Earth, an alien entrusted powerful Energems to 10 dinosaurs, but when the dinosaurs went extinct, the Energems were lost. Now an intergalactic bounty hunter is determined to reclaim the Energems and destroy our planet. A new team of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, twists and turns, semi serious ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: power rangers, space and aliens, superhero, heroic mission, danger, partners, imaginary, save the world, escapades, adventure, rivalry, youth ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 3.5
 1K
Snow Beast (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: People disappear every year out in the snow--but this year, something is adding to the body count. Jim and his research team study the Canadian Lynx every year. This year, he has to take his rebelling 16 year-old daughter, Emmy, with him. But the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending ...
Plot: mythical creature, monster, dangerous animal, survival, teenage life, supernatural, danger, escapades, deadly, parents and children, wilderness, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.4
 57K
Sleepy Hollow (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Ichabod Crane is resurrected and pulled two and a half centuries through time to unravel a mystery that dates all the way back to the founding fathers.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: curses spells and rituals, supernatural, good versus evil, legends and myths, adventure, ghost, investigation, characters in danger, victim, escapades, investigator, determination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.8
 23K
Dominion (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Dominion is an epic supernatural drama set in the near future. Specifically, 25 years after "The Extinction War," when an army of lower angels, assembled by the archangel Gabriel, waged war against mankind. The archangel Michael, turning ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, dark ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: angel, fate of humanity, good versus evil, supernatural, chosen one, danger, soldier, save the world, survival, supernatural ability, future dystopia, chaos ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.6
 3K
Tremors (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Tremors: The Series is a television spin-off of the Tremors franchise. Originally airing out of order on the Sci-Fi Channel, it was later aired in its proper sequence on the G4 Network.
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, scary
Plot: desert, small town, monster, survival, goofy hero, supernatural, rescue, escapades, mutant, heroic mission, alien encounter, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Power Rangers Samurai (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A new generation of Power Rangers must master the mystical and ancient Samurai Symbols of Power which give them control over the elements of Fire, Water, Sky, Forest, and Earth. Under the guidance of their all-knowing mentor and the aid of their ...
Style: serious, exciting, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: power rangers, superhero, good versus evil, heroes, save the world, adventure, samurai, heroic mission, superhuman powers, escapades, danger, youth ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.8
 109K
Grimm (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: After Portland homicide detective Nick Burkhardt discovers he's descended from an elite line of criminal profilers known as "Grimms," he increasingly finds his responsibilities as a detective at odds with his new responsibilities as a ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, creature, legends and myths, monster, police detective, werewolf, life turned upside down, transformation, partners against crime, police investigation, good versus evil, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, portland oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%