Movies like The Chair

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The Chair (2007)
 4.3
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The Chair (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Psychology student Danielle inadvertently wakes a evil spirit while renting a century old Victorian house. In setting out to prove his existence, Danielle inadvertently frees and becomes a puppet of the spirit of serial killer Edgar Crowe. Danielle's sister Anna now must find a way to stop Crowe without killing her sister.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: ghost, supernatural, psychopath, good versus evil, crimes, serial killer, supernatural ability, danger, haunted by the past, deadly, woman in danger, family in danger, amateur detective, curses spells and rituals, torture, sister sister relationship, haunted house, child killer, tied to a chair, twins, domestic disturbance, female nudity, child abduction, breasts, girl in bra and panties ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary

Most similar movies to The Chair

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about danger, supernatural, deadly, ghost, haunted house, haunted by the past and woman in danger mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like The Chair: The House at the End of Time (2013), Deadline (2009), Coming Soon (2008), The Unleashed (2011), The Pact II (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The House at the End of Time (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of Dulce, a mother who has encounters with apparitions inside her old house. She must decipher a mystery that could trigger a prophecy: the death of her family.
Style: suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, suspense, serious ...
Plot: haunted by the past, family in danger, supernatural, murder, mystery, danger, haunted house, ghost, dealing with death, deadly, crimes, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: venezuela
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95%
 4.6
 5K
Deadline (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A screenwriter who travels to an abandoned house to finish a script on time, but a series of strange events lead her to a psychological breakdown.
Style: bleak, scary, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Plot: isolation, ghost, mental breakdown, supernatural, deadly, mentally unstable, woman in danger, danger, haunted by the past, estate, mind game, haunted house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.1
 2K
Coming Soon (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 95 min.
Story: What kind of scenes in a horror film scares you the most? When a ghost appears totally unexpectedly? When the main character does not see the ghost sneaking up behind him? When at the very end you find out that the main character was actually a ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted by the past, crimes, family in danger, isolation, danger, rescue, amateur detective, deadly, kidnapping, evil spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 3.7
 270
The Unleashed (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Madison Kennard, a troubled woman dealing with her dark past, must venture home after an 8 year absence following her mothers death. Almost instantly after her return, Madison must cope with the haunting memories of a childhood best forgotten. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: ghost, imaginary, deadly, danger, woman in danger, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, ouija board, basement, dream, old woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 4.4
 3K
The Pact II (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The sequel is set just weeks after Annie Barlow's deadly confrontation with the Judas Killer. In this elevated sequel, we meet June, a woman whose carefully constructed life is beginning to unravel due to lucid nightmares so awful they disturb ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, serious
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, haunted by the past, woman in danger, serial killer, danger, crimes, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 4.9
 2K
Dark House (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A troupe of actors hired for a haunted house attraction soon find that they are working in a true house of horror.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, haunted by the past, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, ghost, fear, isolation, psychotherapy, murder, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 3.9
 409
The Doorway (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Ireland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Four young college students agree to fix up an abandoned home for rent, only to discover the demons within and an open doorway... to Hell.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, bleak, suspense, scary ...
Plot: supernatural ability, danger, heroic mission, demon, afterlife, ghost, uncover truth, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, obsessive quest, supernatural, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new england, ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.2
 2K
Parasomnia (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Laura Baxter is a young woman, literally a "sleeping beauty," who suffers from a medical condition called "parasomnia." A childhood accident victim, she is actually sleeping her life away, awakening briefly on rare occasions. Art ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Plot: mentally unstable, supernatural ability, insomnia, hypnosis, serial killer, supernatural, rehabilitation, woman in danger, fall in love, deadly, crimes, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Secrets in the Walls (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A single mom and her two daughters move from their cramped Detroit apartment to the suburbs but scratching, cries and shadows haunt their new home.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense ...
Plot: ghost, deadly, supernatural, family in danger, starting over, mentally unstable, single parent, danger, psychopath, slasher, family problems, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.7
 1K
Dark Mirror (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story about a photographer who moves her family into a home filled with mirrors which seem to reflect a different reality.
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious, mind bending
Plot: mental illness, ghost, mentally unstable, haunted house, supernatural ability, danger, deadly, family problems, woman in danger, supernatural, stalking, zombie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Presence of Mind (1999)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Henry James' classic tale of terror The Turn of the Screw receives yet another screen adaptation in this thriller shot in Spain. A young woman (Sadie Frost) is hired to serve as a governess for two children, Miles and Flora (Nilo Mur and Ella ...
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: haunted by the past, supernatural, ghost, mystery, family in danger, family relations, haunted house, mysterious character, family problems, master and servant, death in the family, woman in danger ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 90s, victorian
Place: england, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 1.4
 1K
The Tomb (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Based on a story by the master of outrageous horror, H.P. Lovecraft, this bloodcurdling film introduces the "Puppetmaster." Imprisoning a group of people in a living hell of darkness and death the Puppetmaster controls the fate of each ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: deadly, crimes, escapades, ancient mystery, rivalry, woman in danger, cons and scams, psychopath, survival, confined, gory, prison ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Disappointments Room (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mother and her young son release unimaginable horrors from the attic of their rural dream home.
Style: serious, tense, scary, mysterious, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, attic, supernatural, family in danger, parents and children, estate, danger, isolation, deadly, haunted house, family problems, parent child relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.4
 3K
The Presence (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this darkly romantic ghost story, a woman travels to an isolated cabin where she is stalked by an apparition who inhabits her space as his own. With the unexpected arrival of the woman’s boyfriend, the dark spirit’s haunting grows obsessive. ...
Style: psychological, scary, atmospheric, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, confined, isolation, danger, woman in danger, haunted house, female protagonist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dishonesty, haunted by the past, supernatural, human host ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.4
 2K
The Incubus (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the small New England town of Galen, a young teenage boy claims he has dreams of young women being brutally raped and murdered. A doctor and the local sheriff discover that the boy's dreams are real and that a sinister occult might be behind ...
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Plot: demon, small town, murder, mysterious character, slasher, mind game, dangerous attraction, amateur detective, danger, haunted by the past, teenage life, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s, quarry
Place: new england, usa, europe, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.3
 3K
Cassadaga (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A deaf girl attempts to contact her sister during a séance, only to connect with the ghost of a murdered woman.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, touching
Plot: serial killer, uncover truth, ghost, supernatural, deadly, danger, life turned upside down, death of sister, mute or deaf, psychopath, seance, solace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.7
 2K
Dark House (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young man sets out on a trip that takes him to an abandoned mansion that holds the origins of his dark family legacy.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, danger, on the road, supernatural ability, deadly, escapades, estate, mansion
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.1
 3K
Asylum (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The teenager Madison McBride is traumatized by the loss of her deranged father when she was nine years old and the suicide of her beloved brother Brandon one year ago. She decides to join the Richard Miller University, where Brandon committed ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, suspense, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, ghost, haunted by the past, mental institution, doctors and patients, social misfits, gory, supernatural, serial killer, danger, youth, isolation ...
Time: 30s, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
5150 Rue des Ormes (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 5150 ELM'S WAY is located at the end of a quiet street in a small town. When Yannick fell off his bike, he knocked at the door of the Beaulieu residence so he could clean the blood off his hands. But Jack Beaulieu and his family had other plans ...
Style: psychological, realistic, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, chess, kidnapping, obsession, mentally unstable, unlikely criminals, confinement indoors, deadly, vigilantism, crimes, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.3
 773
Cubbyhouse (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Following a messy divorce, Lynn Graham moves back home to Australia with her three American-born children in tow. Buying an old house on the same street as her sister seems like a good idea, but its low price reflects a unpleasant history of murder ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: supernatural, ghost, family in danger, deadly, parents and children, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, haunted by the past, isolation, murder, mischievous children, haunted house ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.7
 2K
Acacia (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A Korean horror film about an adopted young boy with a strange link to an old, dead acacia tree. As the boy settles in to his new home, the tree comes to life. When the family who adopted him becomes pregnant, he is to go back to the orphanage, and ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: orphan, supernatural, mystery, haunted by the past, obsession, danger, ghost, parents and children, family relations, supernatural ability, deadly, adoption ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.5
 468
Feng shui (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Joy and her family have just moved into a new home, in a sparsely populated village. For them, it’s time for new beginnings- a new chance and a new hope. But what for fortune awaits them.. and woe the tragedies to follow. On what should be the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, realistic
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, couple relations, supernatural, danger, superstition, getting home, siblings relations, family relations, accident, new house, luck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.0
 3K
The Nun (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of catholic school girls are victimized by a sadistic and jealous nun, "Sister Ursula". The girls drown the nun in a pool of "holy" water. Eighteen years later circumstances arise in which the nuns spirit is released to ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, british horror, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: evil nun, ghost, ritual murder, violence, vengeance, gory, boarding school, supernatural, haunted by the past, danger, supernatural ability, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary
Place: barcelona, europe, spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Haunting of Cellblock 11 (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of ghost hunters must up their game to compete in the competitive world of paranormal TV shows, leading them to a truly haunted prison with a grisly past that proves to be more than they bargained for.
Style: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: ghost, prison, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, danger, supernatural, deadly, frame up, captivity, gory, contests and competitions, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Haunting of Helena (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After a divorce, Sophia moves to the south of Italy with her daughter, Helena. Their new home, an apartment within an austere building of the fascist age, is a chance for them to start a new life. But inside an old storage room hides a mysterious ...
Style: scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful, fairy tale
Plot: single parent, parents and children, supernatural, ghost, danger, haunted house, deadly, family relations, gory
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Children's Play (2001)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Marianne and Jacques are a young middle-class couple who live in a chic Parisian apartment with their two young children. One day, Marianne receives an unexpected visit from two strangers, Mr and Mrs Worms, who claim to have lived in the apartment ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: supernatural, children, deadly, family in danger, ghost, danger, mentally unstable, siblings relations, dealing with death, family problems, supernatural power, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Ring 0: Birthday (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Taking place thirty years before the events of Ringu, Ringu 0 provides the shocking background story of how the girl on the video became a deadly, vengeful spirit.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, mystery, split personality, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, danger, deadly, mental illness, curses spells and rituals, a vision, self control, curse ...
Time: 50s, 20s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.6
 358
The Scare Hole (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Secrets, murders and lies... all in the name of family. In the middle of nowhere sits the Armadillo Café.The once popular, but now desolate, café is run by a strange family led a troubled, booze-addled mother (Betty Buckley) and a disturbed family ...
Style: psychological, tense, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: mind game, diner, psychopath, haunted by the past, crimes, mystery, family problems, family relations, missing person, mysterious character, woman in danger, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.2
 817
Long Distance (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a young, lonely woman misdials a phone number by one digit, calling into a serial killing in progress, the killer latches onto her and involves her telephonically in a string of murders as he heads closer and closer to her home in Boston.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, realistic
Plot: serial killer, stalking, danger, psychopath, murder, deadly, crimes, phone terror, sexual content, profanity, profiler
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Ganzfeld Haunting (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a world where past meets present and the present gets lost in time, reality is blurred for 5 College psychology students who are pushing all boundaries during an ESP experiment over a lost weekend...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, psychology, supernatural, experiment gone awry, danger, losing-it hero, deadly, haunted by the past, violence, drugs/alcohol, gory, haunted house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%