Movies and TV shows like Sleepy Hollow

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Sleepy Hollow (2013)
 7.4
 55K
Sleepy Hollow (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
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, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural, good versus evil, legends and myths, investigation, time travel, witchcraft, adventure, investigator, shooting, danger, victim, curses spells and rituals, escapades, determination, characters in danger, black magic, horse, evidence, mystery, ancient mystery, police, hell, monster, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Sleepy Hollow

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and atmospheric films and TV series with plots about supernatural, danger, mystery, supernatural ability, supernatural power, investigation and imaginary mostly in Drama, Mystery and Horror genres. Some movies like Sleepy Hollow: Grimm (2011), Supernatural (2005), Constantine (2014), Hemlock Grove (2013), Haven (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
 303K
Sleepy Hollow (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: New York detective Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate a series of mysterious deaths in which the victims are found beheaded. But the locals believe the culprit to be none other than the ghost of the legendary Headless Horseman.
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, captivating, dark ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, gory, witch, curses spells and rituals, murder, investigation, uncover truth, legends and myths, ancient mystery, small town, horseman ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1790s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 101K
Grimm (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
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, captivating, exciting, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: creature, supernatural, police detective, legends and myths, good versus evil, life turned upside down, hunt down, supernatural ability, evil force, monster, werewolf, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.5
 347K
Supernatural (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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, serious, scary, suspense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, good versus evil, monster, ghost, death, creature, obsessive quest, characters in danger, search, curses spells and rituals, killings ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, year 1983 ...
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 7.6
 45K
Constantine (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A man struggling with his faith is haunted by the sins of his past but is suddenly thrust into the role of defending humanity from the gathering forces of darkness.
Style: scary, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, save the world, good versus evil, angel, demon, rescue, demonic possession, anti heroes, investigation, exorcism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ichabod Crane, a Yankee wanderer, arrives in Sleepy Hollow and becomes the new schoolmaster. He meets Katrina Van Tassel, and blissfully fantasizes about how can marry her, ultimately, inherit her father's rich estate. Her suitor Brom Bones, ...
Style: gothic, scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: love triangle, ghost, legend, mysterious character, unfulfillment, family relations, legends and myths, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, danger, ancient mystery, love and romance ...
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 34K
Hemlock Grove (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: One cannot quench his all-consuming thirst. The other cannot tame the beast clawing its way out. In the sleepy Pennsylvania village of Hemlock Grove, two young men struggle to accept painful truths: about family, themselves, the mystery of the White ...
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: werewolf, investigation, small town, protagonist as suspect, family secret, crimes, danger, parents and children, murder, love triangle, small town life, gypsy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.6
 33K
Haven (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: FBI agent Audrey Parker arrives in the small town of Haven, Maine to solve a murder and soon discovers the town's many secrets—which also hold the key to unlocking the mysteries of her lost past.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, fbi, supernatural ability, small town, investigation, paranormal activity, social relations, danger, small town life, special agents, law enforcement, surprising revelation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 3K
Dark Shadows (1966)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Dark Shadows is an American gothic soap opera that originally aired weekdays on the ABC television network, from June 27, 1966, to April 2, 1971. The show was created by Dan Curtis. The story bible, which was written by Art Wallace, does not mention ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, stylized, surreal, dark ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, werewolf, curses spells and rituals, danger, estate, imaginary, mystery, gothic horror, ghost, seductive behavior, good versus evil ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
 7.6
 43K
Warehouse 13 (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 43 min.
Story: After saving the life of the President, two secret service agents - Myka Bering and Pete Lattimer - find themselves assigned to the top secret Warehouse 13. The Warehouse is a massive, top secret facility that houses dangerous and fantastical ...
Style: exciting, humorous, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: artifact, supernatural, legends and myths, ancient mystery, secret agents, partners, riddles and clues, danger, undercover, paranormal activity, curses spells and rituals, secret place ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 100K
Penny Dreadful (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Some of literature's most terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray, and iconic figures from the novel Dracula are lurking in the darkest corners of Victorian London. Penny Dreadful is a frightening psychological thriller ...
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, stylized, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, imaginary, witch, fear, mysterious character, haunted by the past, monster, secret, scientist, hunt down, deadly ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian era, victorian
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 5K
Zero Hour (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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
Plot: ancient mystery, danger, artifact, treasure, riddles and clues, map, good versus evil, legends and myths, escapades, chases and races, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 56K
American Gods (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on Neil Gaiman's fantasy novel about an ex-con who becomes the traveling partner of a conman who turns out to be one of the older gods trying to recruit troops to battle the upstart deities.
Style: serious, stylized, tense, psychedelic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: legends and myths, supernatural, drugs/alcohol, mysterious character, supernatural ability, danger, mystery, death, travel, ex convict, deception, mysterious man ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 142 min.
Story: In 18th century France, the Chevalier de Fronsac and his Native American friend Mani are sent by the King to the Gevaudan province to investigate the killings of hundreds by a mysterious beast.
Style: gothic, exciting, serious, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: werewolf, beast, legends and myths, murder, adventure, aristocracy, good versus evil, martial arts, investigation, countryside, conspiracy, supernatural ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 49K
Forever (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Doctor Henry Morgan, New York City’s star medical examiner, has a secret. He doesn't just study the dead to solve criminal cases, he does it to solve the mystery that has eluded him for 200 years—the answer to his own inexplicable ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, serious, tense, suspenseful
Plot: immortality, investigation, crimes, friendship, supernatural, buddies, supernatural ability, law enforcement, murder investigation, secret, laboratory, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Jesse has been hearing terrifying sounds coming from his neighbor’s apartment, but when he turns on his camera and sets out to uncover their source, he encounters an ancient evil that won’t rest until it’s claimed his very ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, danger, demon, found footage, curses spells and rituals, haunted house, parallel world, urban ghetto, religions or cults, drugs/alcohol, imaginary, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 80s
Place: usa, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 101K
It (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 192 min.
Story: A series of murders prompts Mike Hanlon to suspect that the supernatural menace that he and a group of friends battled as children has returned. He begins to call his friends to remind them of the oath they swore: if It returned again, they would ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, psychological ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: supernatural, small town, good versus evil, friendship, clown, villain, investigation, giant spider, deadly, monster, serial child killer, childhood ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1990s, year 1960 ...
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.5
 17K
Outcast (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Kyle Barnes has been plagued by possession since he was a child. Now an adult, he embarks on a spiritual journey to find answers, but what he uncovers could mean the end of life on Earth as we know it.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak, melancholic
Plot: demon, uncover truth, supernatural, haunted by the past, investigation, good versus evil, chaos, curses spells and rituals, clergy, society, rivalry, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Messengers (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When a mysterious object crashes to Earth, a group of seemingly unconnected strangers die from the energy pulse, but then awaken to learn that they have assigned the task of preventing the impending Apocalypse.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, bleak
Plot: apocalypse, superhuman powers, good versus evil, rivalry, chaos, danger, fugitives, angel, supernatural ability, religions or cults, society, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
Point Pleasant (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A series of supernatural events begins in a small coastal New Jersey town after the arrival of a mysterious teenage girl, who apparently has the ability to influence the people and events around her.
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, mysterious character, mystery, curses spells and rituals, danger, rivalry, supernatural ability, heaven and hell, dishonesty, small town life, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 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, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: supernatural, hotel, ghost, strong sexual content, danger, mysterious character, couple relations, mysterious place, gender, starting over, couples, haunted by the past ...
Time: 1800s, 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 8.2
 125K
Lucifer (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Bored and unhappy as the Lord of Hell, Lucifer Morningstar abandoned his throne and retired to Los Angeles, where he has teamed up with LAPD detective Chloe Decker to take down criminals. But the longer he's away from the underworld, the ...
Style: captivating, humorous, entertaining, biblical
Audience: teens
Plot: murder investigation, supernatural, immortality, female detective, hell, devil, demon, psychologist, fallen angel, police detective, good versus evil, lapd ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 8.7
 62
Shadow Bound (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
Story: Welcome to Veritas. It is an old place. A place with a long memory. A city of shadows and hidden terrors long forgotten by the modern world of 1931. But some things in the shadows are best left forgotten... SHADOW BOUND follows famed pulp horror ...
Style: gothic, scary, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: deadly, heroes, ancient mystery, dishonesty, danger, supernatural, investigation, small town, good versus evil, writer's life, mystery, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Ghost Whisperer (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Newlywed Melinda Gordon tries to help the dead communicate with loved ones, 'but sometimes the messages she receives are intense and confusing.' Most of Melinda's efforts involve resolving conflicts that are preventing the spirits ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, atmospheric
Plot: ghost, afterlife, small town, investigation, uncover truth, psychic power, supernatural ability, missing person, murder, mysterious character, mystery, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
 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, stylized, serious, atmospheric
Plot: ghost, supernatural, curse, singer, rape, murder, drowning, novelist, grave, lake, paranormal activity, lake or river ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 8.3
 27K
The Lost Room (2006)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 270 min.
Story: A detective investigates a mysterious motel room, which acts as a portal to an alternate universe.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: riddles and clues, supernatural, characters in danger, obsessive quest, investigator, teleportation, lost, peril, imaginary, mysterious place, danger, time travel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.4
 40K
The 4400 (2004)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 43 min.
Story: 4400 centers on the return of 4400 people who, previously presumed dead or reported missing, reappear on Earth. Though they have not aged physically, some of them seem to have deeper alterations ranging from superhuman strength to an unexplained ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: special agents, time travel, investigation, missing person, psychic, danger, quarantine, powerful corporation, fate of humanity, mystery, government agency, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Kingdom Hospital (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
Story: Stephen King's take on the masterpiece series by Lars von Trier. The story takes place in a hospital in Lewiston, Maine, built on the site of a Civil War-era mill fire in which many children died.
Style: psychological, mind bending, offbeat, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, hospital, mystery, hit and run, civil war, supernatural, psychic power, giant, haunted by the past, danger, unfulfillment, deadly ...
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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, family in danger, danger, insanity, haunted by the past, witch, mental institution ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 60s, year 1964 ...
Place: los angeles, massachusetts, new orleans, usa, florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
666 Park Avenue (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: scary, gothic, surreal, serious, stylized ...
Plot: supernatural, obsession, god or devil, neighbor, paranormal activity, fear, wish come true, nightmare, dreams, owner, couples, hot and sexy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Night Stalker (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Carl Kolchak and his partner Perri investigate the mysterious death of Kolchak's wife and the paranormal phenomena plaguing their city.
Style: mind bending, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: supernatural, uncover truth, crimes, mystery, legends and myths, law enforcement, cloning, deadly, columnist, supernatural ability, heroes, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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