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The Living and the Dead (2016)
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The Living and the Dead (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Somerset, 1894. A house that’s almost as old as the English countryside itself. A brilliant young couple inherit the farm and are determined to start a new life together. But their presence in this isolated corner of England starts to unleash strange, unsettling and dangerous supernatural phenomena that will start to threaten their marriage.
Plot: ghost, marriage, psychology, paranormal investigation, bereavement, farm, supernatural power, husband wife relationship
Time: 19th century, victorian england

Most similar movies to The Living and the Dead

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and atmospheric films and TV series with plots about ghost, supernatural, haunted house, murder, danger, couples and mystery mostly in Drama, Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Living and the Dead: A Dinner of Herbs (2000), Dark Angel (2016), He Knew He Was Right (2004), Bag of Bones (2011), The Turn of the Screw (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Dinner of Herbs (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 286 min.
Story: Filmed on location in the North of England, A Dinner of Herbs is a film based on Catherine Cookson's novel about hardship, betrayal and family life in a 19th century working class town. Roddy and Hal have been friends since childhood, but their ...
Plot: mining, murder
Time: victorian era, 1860s, 19th century, victorian england
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95%
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Dark Angel (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Drama about the real-life Victorian serial killer Mary Ann Cotton.
Plot: serial killer, british, femme fatale, manipulation, poison, adultery, true crime, marriage
Time: victorian england, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
He Knew He Was Right (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: He Knew He Was Right was a 2004 BBC TV adaptation of the Anthony Trollope novel He Knew He Was Right. The mini-series portrays the failure of a marriage caused by the unreasonable jealousy of a husband exacerbated by the stubbornness of a wilful ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: piano, jealousy, aristocrat, marriage, diplomat, broken engagement, insecurity, gossip, inheritance, crumbling marriage, couple relations, sibling relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1860s, victorian era
Place: england, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.8
 8K
Bag of Bones (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Bestselling novelist Mike Noonan, unable to cope after his wife's sudden death, returns to the couple's lakeside retreat in Maine, where he becomes involved in a custody battle between a young widow and her child's enormously wealthy ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, scary, tense
Plot: ghost, supernatural, curse, singer, novelist, drowning, murder, rape, grave, lake, paranormal activity, writer's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Turn of the Screw (1999)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A governess put in charge of two young children begins to see the ghost of her dead predecessor.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: nanny, ghost, curses spells and rituals, losing-it hero, master and servant, mystery, mischievous children, mysterious character, supernatural ability, domestic disturbance, couple relations, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.8
 3K
We Go On (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: WE GO ON tells the story of one man's quest to find out if there is more out there after we die. Paralyzed by his fear of dying, Miles Grissom offers a cash reward to the first person who can show him a ghost, an angel, a demon anything that ...
Plot: ghost, fear of death, supernatural, murder, life after death
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Great Expectations (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mini-series based on the novel by Charles Dickens.
Plot: rags to riches, orphan, benefactor
Time: victorian england, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.2
 231
The Secret (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A tale of suspense and intrigue set in 19th century Tyneside, 'The Secret' is based on Catherine Cookson's only thriller novel. Freddie Musgrave's life is in turmoil when a letter implicates him in murder, things are further ...
Plot: period piece
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era, victorian england
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Movie in collections
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Dickensian (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dickensian intertwines the realm of fictional characters in Charles Dickens’ novels—including Scrooge, Fagin and Miss Havisham—in half-hour episodes, as their lives intertwine in 19th century London. The Old Curiosity Shop sits next door to ...
Plot: murder, period piece
Time: victorian england, victorian era, 19th century, 1840s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
American Gothic (1995)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: American Gothic is an American horror series created by Shaun Cassidy and executive produced by Sam Raimi. The show first aired on CBS on September 22, 1995, and was canceled after a single season on July 11, 1996.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, serious, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: small town, ghost, small town sheriff, supernatural ability, fighting crime, rapist, serial killer, evil, palaces castles and temples, investigation, murder, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.1
 14K
The Shining (1997)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 273 min.
Story: John Torrance is a writer & recovering alcoholic, who ends up taking a job as a winter caretaker for a remote Colorado hotel which he seeks as an opportunity to finish a piece of work. With his wife and son with him, the caretaker settles ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, tense
Plot: hotel, ghost, isolation, domestic violence, supernatural ability, supernatural, haunted, family, winter, writer's life, resort, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: florida, miami, usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Turn of the Screw (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young governess, Ann, is sent to a country house to take care of two orphans, Miles and Flora. Soon after her arrival, Miles is expelled from boarding school. Although charmed by her young charge, she secretly fears there are ominous reasons ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, mind bending
Plot: ghost, mystery, haunted house, supernatural, estate, master and servant, mentally unstable, nanny, power relations, repression, suicide, governess ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, victorian england, 1920s, 19th century ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
American Horror Story (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: American Horror Story is an anthology horror drama series.
Style: atmospheric, scary, captivating, psychological, offbeat ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, death, ghost, couple relations, family in danger, haunted by the past, danger, insanity, nun, mental institution, witch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 60s, year 2011 ...
Place: los angeles, massachusetts, new orleans, usa, north carolina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.5
 535
Haunted (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Haunted is an American television program first aired in September 2002 on UPN. The program, which was filmed in Vancouver, was canceled in November 2002 due to low ratings. As a result, only seven of the completed episodes were aired. However, all ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Plot: ghost, private detective, missing child, private investigator, psychic power, mystery, supernatural ability, investigation, crimes, supernatural, uncover truth, afterlife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.5
 280
The Channel (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After surviving a near-death experience, a teenager discovers that she's become a channel for an evil spirit's entry into her life.
Plot: exorcism, ghost, teenager, evil spirit
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 8.0
 2K
Afterlife (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
Story: University lecturer Robert Bridge becomes involved in a series of supernatural events surrounding medium Alison Mundy.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending, psychological
Plot: psychic, supernatural, ghost, afterlife, mystery, university, supernatural ability, skeptic, psychic power, unlikely partners, dealing with death, mysterious character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.0
 1K
Remember Me (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The day Tom Parfitt moves from his home into residential care, he becomes the sole witness to a violent death.
Style: serious, atmospheric, scary, tense
Plot: old man, retirement home, ghost, golden years, witnessing a crime, mystery, seashell, water, ghost story, violent death, investigation, elderly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.3
 8K
Whispers (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young couple grieving the recent death of their daughter move to the countryside where they are haunted by their tragedy and a sinister darkness.
Plot: tragedy, countryside, ghost, death, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Tomb of Ligeia (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Story about a man haunted by the spirit of his dead wife and her effect on his second marriage.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: black cat, cat, obsession, mystery, supernatural, estate, curses spells and rituals, tomb, haunted by the past, danger, deadly, ghost ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.4
 37
Unholy (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Peter and Margaret Eastwood believe they've purchased their dream home to start their lives together but this house seems to be hiding something dark and terrifying in every corner.
Plot: poltergeist, evil spirit, haunted house, ghost, vengeful ghost, retro, possession, exorcist, british, haunted
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Great Expectations (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Phillip Pirrip, known as Pip, meets a convict or two in a graveyard and sets into motion a series of events that lead him from a comfortable life in his brother-in-law's forge to a mysterious inheritance and his acquaintance with the eerie Miss ...
Plot: rags to riches, literature, orphan, inheritance, adoption
Time: victorian england, 19th century, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.2
 241
Angelica (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A couple living in Victorian London endure an unusual series of psychological and supernatural effects following the birth of their child.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: spiritualism, supernatural, ghost, haunted house, family in danger, danger, babies and infants, couple relations, parents and children, family in crisis, life turned upside down, couples ...
Time: victorian, victorian england, victorian era
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Desperate Romantics (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: Six-part drama series set in and among the alleys, galleries and flesh-houses of 19th-century industrial London, following the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, a vagabond group of English painters, poets and critics.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic
Plot: painting, artist, artists and showbiz, rebelliousness, love and romance, rebellion, couples, social relations, bohemian life, lust, aristocracy, lifestyle ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Secret of Crickley Hall (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: A year after their son goes missing, a family moves to Crickley Hall. When supernatural events begin to take place, Eve feels the house is somehow connected to her lost son.
Style: serious, atmospheric, emotional, stylized, scary ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, missing child, orphanage, supernatural, orphan, child abuse, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, haunted by the past, wartime life ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 40s, 1940s ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Nightcomers (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Prequel to the Henry James classic "Turn of the Screw" about the events leading up to the deaths of Peter Quint and Ms. Jessel, and the the slow corruption of the children in their care.
Style: serious, gothic, disturbing, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: bondage, ghost, mansion, sex, exploitation, murder, masochist, evil, children, obsession, sexual abuse, orphan ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 40 years after the first haunting at Eel Marsh House, a group of children evacuated from WWII London arrive, awakening the house's darkest inhabitant.
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, estate, uncover truth, countryside, wartime life, danger, death, hospital, ghost story ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1941, year 1940, 1940s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.7
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Bedlam (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Bedlam was a British supernatural drama television series created by David Allison, Neil Jones and Chris Parker. It first aired on 7 February 2011 on Sky Living and Sky Living HD. The series finale was aired on 15 March 2011. In December 2011, it ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, mysterious character, apartment building, neighbor, supernatural ability, mystery, mental illness, uncover truth, vengeance, afterlife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Enfield Haunting (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Supernatural drama based on real-life events that took place in an ordinary North London home in 1977. During the autumn of that year, novice paranormal researcher Maurice Grosse hears of a family reported to be terrorised by supernatural forces. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric
Plot: haunted house, danger, ghost, paranormal investigation, supernatural, investigation, family in danger, riddles and clues
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Scarlet and Black (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 238 min.
Story: The story of an ambitious but impoverished young man who seduces women of social class in order to improve his own prospects in 19th century France.
Style: romantic
Plot: social class, love interest, young man, poverty, class society, talent, ambitious, hypocrisy, ambition, female nudity, deception, passion ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.7
 192
Wilderness (1996)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 174 min.
Story: In the light of the moon, seduction and pleasure are never what they seem. And neither is Alice White (Amanda Ooms), a beautiful and obsessed woman with a painfully sinister secret: once a month when the moon is full, she locks herself away and ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, serious, scary, offbeat
Plot: human becomes animal, werewolf, deadly creature, redemption, female werewolf, psychiatrist, librarian, medical research, double life, transformation, couple relations, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%