Movies and TV shows like The Living and the Dead

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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, murder, haunted house, supernatural power, mystery and couples mostly in Drama, Thriller and Horror genres. Some movies like The Living and the Dead: A Dinner of Herbs (2000), He Knew He Was Right (2004), The Turn of the Screw (1999), Bag of Bones (2011), The Secret (2000). 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: orphan, mining, murder
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian era, victorian england
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95%
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: girls' night, date night
Plot: inheritance, marriage, jealousy, aristocrat, insecurity, gossip, broken engagement, diplomat, piano, family relations, gossip and rumors, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1860s
Place: england, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, supernatural, couples, family problems, supernatural ability, danger, youth, domestic disturbance, parents and children, mischievous children ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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: tense, scary, atmospheric, stylized, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural, singer, curse, grave, rape, murder, lake, drowning, novelist, paranormal activity, stephen king ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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, victorian era, 1880s, victorian england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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, supernatural, murder, life after death, fear of death
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 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, supernatural power, paranormal phenomena, death
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Great Expectations (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mini-series based on the novel by Charles Dickens.
Plot: rags to riches, benefactor, orphan
Time: victorian england, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 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, atmospheric, scary, tense
Plot: hotel, ghost, supernatural, domestic violence, isolation, supernatural ability, superior, family problems, couples, deadly, writer's life, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, miami, florida, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.6
 2K
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: period piece, murder
Time: victorian england, 1840s, 19th century, victorian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, suspenseful, atmospheric, mind bending
Plot: ghost, mystery, haunted house, supernatural, nanny, mentally unstable, repression, power relations, estate, master and servant, girl, female nudity ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, victorian england, 1920s, victorian era ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.5
 287
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: ghost, exorcism, evil spirit, teenager
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, scary, offbeat, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: small town, ghost, small town sheriff, workplace intrigue, god or devil, suburban life, parents and children, fall in love, crimes, network, vengeance, sheriff ...
Time: 90s
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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: serious, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, ghost, supernatural ability, supernatural, ex law enforcer, investigation, crimes, uncover truth, mystery, afterlife, missing child, private investigator ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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: atmospheric, serious, scary, tense
Plot: ghost, retirement home, old man, elderly, investigation, golden years, supernatural, witnessing a crime, mystery, crimes, uncover truth, seashell ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.9
 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: psychological, mind bending, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: psychic, supernatural, ghost, afterlife, teachers and students, widow widower, uptight character, reach out, danger, survivor, seance, paranormal activity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, nun, witch, family in danger, danger, haunted by the past, insanity, mental institution ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 60s, year 1964 ...
Place: los angeles, massachusetts, usa, new orleans, florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: cat, black cat, obsession, supernatural, mystery, haunted by the past, power relations, curses spells and rituals, mysterious character, dangerous attraction, love and romance, ghost ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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, adoption, literature, orphan, inheritance
Time: victorian england, 19th century, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.1
 44
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: evil spirit, poltergeist, ghost, retro, vengeful ghost, haunted house, haunted, exorcist, british, possession
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.0
 74
Green Door (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Taiwan
Story: A troubled psychologist returns from the U.S. and sets up a clinic in Taiwan, where mysterious patients and uncanny events shed light on his murky past.
Plot: psychology, supernatural, suicide
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.7
 109
Servants (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Bold and irreverent drama following the fortunes of a group of servants in an 1850s English country house.
Plot: period piece, housekeeper, servant, maid, country estate, aristocracy, butler
Time: 19th century, 1800s, victorian era, victorian england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.1
 225
Ravenswood (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When 4 American tourists - Sofia, Carl, Belle and Michael - go on a ghost tour, they get much more than they bargained for, when the ghosts of an evil Doctor and his last patient victim trap them in the old abandoned psychiatric ward.
Plot: abandoned house, ghost, evil doctor, supernatural, supernatural power
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
 5.2
 344
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: psychological, suspenseful, serious
Plot: supernatural, spiritualism, couple relations, life turned upside down, couples, family problems, disorder, family relations, family in danger, danger, haunted house, ghost ...
Time: victorian, victorian england, victorian era
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Haunting Passion (1983)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dan was a successful football player, but when his contract expired recently, it wasn't renewed due to his age. Together with his wife Julie he decides to make a new start and they move into a romantic and lonesome house. While Dan starts a ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, earthquake, erotica, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.0
 2K
Dante's Cove (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A young couple must overcome dark, mystical forces conspiring against them.
Style: sexy, sexual, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, hotel, danger, strong sexual content, mysterious place, mysterious character, couple relations, wizards and magicians, sleazy, gender, starting over ...
Time: 1800s, 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: tense, scary, emotional, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: haunted house, missing child, ghost, orphan, child abuse, orphanage, supernatural, parents and children, couple relations, wartime life, family relations, haunted by the past ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Rahtree: Flower of the Night (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A Thai playboy cons a girl into bed and then leaves her after finding out she is pregnant with his child. She commits suicide alone in her apartment and her ghost haunts those nearby. The apartment block owner calls upon a series of eccentric ...
Plot: ghost, hairdresser, medical student, exorcism, apartment building, abortion
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
 67
The Visitor (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Romania
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Luca and Otilia,two young people just beginning their lives, move in the big city, helped by their childhood friend, Vlad. They rent a flat in an old building, in which only one old man lives, Felix. The flat has a peculiar past: a former tenant, ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: blood, flashback, fear, husband wife relationship, nightmare, haunted house, winter, ghost, able to see the dead, missing person, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: class society, passion, love interest, social class, ambitious, talent, hypocrisy, male nudity, ambition, deception, female nudity, poverty ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%