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The Appeared (2007)
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The Appeared (2007)
Original name: Aparecidos
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden, Argentina, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: One night Malena and Pablo, a sister and brother traveling together in Argentina, discover a diary that details crimes committed twenty years ago.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, ghost, kidnapping, on the road, politics, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, woman in danger, crimes, serial killer, parallel world, supernatural, inventions and discoveries, danger, deadly, siblings relations, estrangement, past, pregnancy, road trip, supernatural power, false identity, diary, life is a bitch, coma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2001
Place: argentina, barcelona, buenos aires argentina, barcelona spain

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Most similar movies to The Appeared

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and bleak films with plots about deadly, danger, crimes, murder, supernatural, ghost and woman in danger mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like The Appeared: Insane (2010), The Evil One (2005), Hoboken Hollow (2006), A Dead Calling (2006), Family Demons (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Insane (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A lonely hotel by a lonely road. Sarah is lost, looking for somewhere to sleep. She's come to the wrong place. A lonely hotel by a lonely road. Sarah is lost, Jenny is looking for her. She's come to the right place. The Bridgeburn Hotel
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, psychopath, murder, danger, slasher, confined, deadly, crimes, isolation, woman in danger, hotel, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
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95%
 4.4
 89
The Evil One (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Chicago's Englewood is a neighborhood where death is an everyday reality, but a serial killer on the loose has raised the terror quotient tenfold with the brutality of his crimes. When a newspaper photographer uncovers evidence linking the ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: serial killer, investigation, haunted by the past, vengeance, murder, crimes, deadly, supernatural, graphic violence, violence spree, nudity (full frontal - brief), profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Hoboken Hollow (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As Trevor drifts through Texas on collision course with a nightmare he is still haunted by the evils of the war he recently returned from and a promise he failed to keep. When a stranger offers a ride, Trevor finds himself battling the brutal ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: psychopath, deadly, danger, crimes, haunted by the past, gory, farm, murder, bondage, torture, kidnapping, hitchhiker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 3.4
 574
A Dead Calling (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young television reporter (or "investigative journalist") is attacked in her home, leading to her boyfriend being murdered. Six months later she returns to work in a smaller town, and stumbles across a house full of ghosts trying to call ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, crimes, supernatural, deadly, danger, murder, family problems, media, slasher, journalism, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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 4.1
 291
Family Demons (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When an abused teenage girl murders her alcoholic mother, the mother's vengeful spirit returns to haunt her. Even in death, the mother is hell bent on denying her daughter her freedom.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, ghost, dysfunctional family, teenage life, deadly, danger, crimes, family problems, addiction, domestic disturbance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Orphan Killer (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The Orphan Killer is a tour de force murder flick that defies classification. It goes far beyond current trends in gore and breaks open a new suffering genre of horror. Marcus Miller is a serial murderer hellbent on teaching his estranged sister ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, dark ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, danger, vengeance, siblings relations, serial killer, orphan, deadly, haunted by the past, crimes, family relations, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 4.3
 927
Milo (1998)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Four young grade-school girls witness the murder of one of their classmates during what they thought was just an innocent game. The killer is a strange young boy named Milo Jeeder. Sixteen years later, the four survivors of the event re-unite under ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, crimes, survival, woman in danger, gory, serial killer, danger, deadly, escapades, reunion, evil child ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Headless Horseman (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Seven college kids take a shortcut on their way to a party and unfortunately end up in Wormwood – a "lost" town in the middle of nowhere. They find something strange and sinister happening there – bones and weird decorations line Main ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, survival, supernatural, danger, crimes, vengeance, serial killer, woman in danger, deadly, legends and myths, gory, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Blood Descendants (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A hundred years after being brutally murdered by the justice-seeking citizens of a small town, a supernatural killer fulfills his promise to return from the grave and seek vengeance against the descendents of the people who slaughtered him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak
Plot: danger, ghost, supernatural, deadly, crimes, psychopath, curses spells and rituals, murder, vengeance, deadly creature, obsessive quest, slasher ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
One Missed Call 3: Final (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Emiri, a timid high school girl, is bullied mercilessly by her classmates, but when her friend, Asuka, stands up for her, Asuka becomes the target of the bullying instead. Emiri, not wanting to be bullied again, avoids Asuka. Worn down, Asuka ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, psychological, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, mystery, teenage life, high school, danger, supernatural ability, crimes, scare, fright ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, busan
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
The Curse of El Charro (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: n California, Maria has awful nightmares with and visions of her sister that committed suicide one year ago. Her roommate Chris invites Maria to travel with her and her friends Tanya and Rose on vacation to her uncle's house in Saguaro, ...
Style: serious, scary, bleak, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: ghost, nightmare, supernatural, clergy, supernatural ability, danger, afterlife, haunted by the past, deadly, youth, woman in danger, college ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Ghosts of Goldfield (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two couples and another friend from college decide to visit the Goldfield Hotel in Nevada to make a documentary about ghosts – then their nightmares begin!
Style: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, stalking, supernatural, uncover truth, danger, family in danger, master and servant, filmmaking, deadly, hotel, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 3.5
 526
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: suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak, serious ...
Plot: religions or cults, danger, supernatural, pregnancy, gory, supernatural ability, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, slasher, deadly, mentally unstable, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 3.1
 4K
7 Below (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story centers on a group of strangers trapped in a time warp house where a terrible event transpired exactly 100 years prior.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Plot: haunted house, haunted by the past, ghost, murder, danger, supernatural, confined, isolation, time warp, killer child, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 3.3
 305
Scar (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While hiking in a remote forest, college student Zack disappears, leaving nothing but a bloody trail for his traumatized friend Tom. Now a year later and plagued by nightmares, Tom returns to the woods with Zack's girlfriend Jenny in a last ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: murder, small town, serial killer, investigation, missing person, deadly, gory, danger, crimes, amateur detective, mystery, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 3.8
 318
Aunt Rose (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A trio of ruthless killers seeks refuge in a quiet suburban home, only to discover a destructive force that could spell their doom in this blood-drenched frightener from director James Tucker. They thought they had found the perfect hideout, but ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, offbeat
Plot: evil, murder, attic, supernatural, deadly, danger, suburban life, hostage, gory, hostages, criminal heroes, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Sightings: Heartland Ghost (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The crew of a reality-TV show about the paranormal visits a small Kansas town to investigate a house that may be haunted.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, afterlife, mystery, investigation, deadly, danger, supernatural, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 3.7
 113
Anna's Eve (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the dedicated social worker Anna Liu finds the boy Michael Duncan dreadfully murdered in the kitchen of his house and his mother Eve Duncan missing, she has a nervous breakdown. Eight months later, she is still recovering using pills and living ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: ghost, murder, family in danger, supernatural, custody, afterlife, missing child, family problems, danger, deadly, domestic disturbance, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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The Amityville Asylum (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lisa Templeton begins a new job as a cleaner at High Hopes Hospital, a mental institution in Amityville, Long Island. Initially delighted to get the job, Lisa soon realises that all is not as it seems. Intimidated by staff and the psychotic ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, twists and turns, captivating ...
Plot: mental institution, ghost, deadly, danger, uncover truth, woman in danger, supernatural, graphic violence, haunted house, hiding place
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Zombie Nation (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A psycho cop with a weakness for killing his female arrests gets what's coming to him when a pack of zombie women rise from their graves in order to get proper revenge.
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, zombie, life is a bitch, vengeance, afterlife, deadly creature, supernatural ability, law enforcement, rivalry, deadly, supernatural, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
American Nightmare (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A deranged female serial killer stalks seven young people whom phone a radio call-in show to discuss their darkest fears and a night-long game of cat-and-mouse is put into motion by the darkly sinister-looking murderess.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: halloween party, murder, psychopath, crimes, crime, danger, chaos and mayhem, slasher, deadly, serial killer, destiny, female psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 3.8
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Sadako (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Akane is a high school teacher who hears a rumor from her students that there is actual footage on the Internet of someone's suicide. The footage is said to drive anyone who sees it to also commit suicide. Akane does not believe the rumor at ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, bleak, disturbing
Plot: crimes, supernatural, cons and scams, vengeance, woman in danger, computers and web, school, teenage life, danger, deadly, ghost, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 2.9
 840
Satanic (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Michelle wakes from an accident with no memory, then she has nightmares and people around her die.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, religions or cults, nightmare, memory loss, investigation, danger, deadly, crimes, supernatural, car accident, haunted by the past, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 3.8
 661
Ritual (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A long time ago Tom loved Lovely. They were married and everything was perfect, at least for a little while. But that was then and this is now. Lovely has just killed a man in cold blood after he tried to drug and kidnap her in a motel. She calls ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, curses spells and rituals, danger, crimes, deadly, satanic ritual, cult, violence, religions or cults, hotel, graphic violence
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Dead Want Women (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Beginning at a stylish mansion in the roaring 1920's, a socialite, flappers, and the men who love them come to their ultimate demise. These ghosts continue to haunt the mansion throughout the decade. Now they've come back to haunt and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, woman in danger, deadly, danger, violence spree, murder, hallucination, mansion, best friends, friends ...
Time: 1920s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 4.6
 97
Death's Door (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a television psychic begins to get real results, the cast and crew of the show find themselves trapped by vengeful spirits.
Style: mind bending, scary, suspenseful, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, paranormal, rivalry, crimes, deadly, paranormal phenomena, medium, good versus evil, supernatural power, psychic, evil spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Filth to Ashes, Flesh to Dust (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Purge: To put to death, eliminate what is undesirable. The serial killer known as Purge lived and died by this code. But is he dead? Driving home from a road trip, ERIC and SHELLY take a back road to avoid a traffic jam. They encounter the serial ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, crimes, danger, deadly, youth, friends, revenge, slasher, survival, psychopath, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Blood Runs Cold (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Winona, a successful artist looking to get away from her stressful life. Her manager rents her a house in her home town where she runs in to an old boyfriend. They go back to the house, only to find out it is not as empty as they assumed.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, winter, danger, serial killer, psychopath, woman in danger, isolation, deadly, gory, strong violent content, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 3.0
 762
Alive or Dead (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: While traveling down a desolate road, Maria comes upon an apparently abandoned school bus. A girl has written “Help Me” in one of the windows, and Maria quickly discovers the messy secrets that lie in the back of the bus. Maria soon finds ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, scary, serious
Plot: woman in danger, phone sex, desert, deadly, gory, crimes, slasher, danger, female protagonist, teenager, bus, out of the way ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 3.1
 576
Hell Asylum (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A desperate producer faced with unemployment has the ultimate reality television program ready to roll.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, suspense, bleak, psychological
Plot: haunted house, ghost, deadly, supernatural, woman in danger, gory, danger, crimes, supernatural power, death, murder, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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