Movies and TV shows like Children of the Stones

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Children of the Stones (1977)
 7.7
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Children of the Stones (1977)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Astrophysicist Adam Brake (Gareth Thomas) and his teen son Matthew (Peter Demin) investigate the roots of a mysterious stone circle in the quiet British village of Milbury, where they encounter the sinister Rafael Hendrick (Iain Cuthbertson) and entranced villagers known as "the happy ones".
Style: sinister
Audience: horror for children
Plot: outer space, school, snake, investigation, family relations, children, black hole, prophecy, myth, star, giant snake, astronomy, supernatural power, father son relationship, museum, boy genius, trapped, astronomer, ritual, scientific research, free will, a vision, astrophysicist, brainwashing, mind control ...

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Most similar movies to Children of the Stones

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, captivating, bleak and suspense films and TV series with plots about supernatural power, supernatural, investigation, danger, family relations, mystery and surrealism mostly in Mystery, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Children of the Stones: Castle Rock (2018), Hammer House of Horror (1980), Creeped Out (2017), The Twilight Zone (2002), Freaky (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Castle Rock (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the stories of Stephen King, the series intertwines characters and themes from the fictional town of Castle Rock.
Style: enigmatic, bleak, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: paranormal phenomena, investigation, danger, small town, death, murder, crimes, violence, lawyer, interracial adoption, blood, supernatural power ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, maine
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100%
Hammer House of Horror (1980)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Anthology series, in which each self-contained episode featured a different kind of horror. These varied from witches, werewolves, ghosts, devil worship and voodoo, but also included non-supernatural horror themes such as cannibalism, confinement ...
Style: gothic, anthology, scary, serious, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural power, supernatural ability, serial killer, dealer, riddles and clues, confined, chase, isolation, werewolf, coping ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 2K
Creeped Out (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A masked figure known as "The Curious" collects tales of dark magic, otherworldly encounters and twisted technology in this kids anthology series.
Style: anthology, light, colourful, semi serious, thought provoking
Audience: teens
Plot: parents and children, friendship, monster, secrets, social relations, teenagers, school, teenager, children, storytelling, mysticism
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Twilight Zone (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The Twilight Zone is a 2002 revival of Rod Serling's 1950/60s television series, The Twilight Zone. It aired for one season on the UPN network, with actor Forest Whitaker assuming Serling's role as narrator and on-screen host. The series ...
Style: twists and turns, atmospheric, mind bending, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: trapped, adventure, supernatural, investigation, surrealism, supernatural ability, danger, supernatural power, mystery, paranormal phenomena, deadly, superior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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161
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 6.9
 46
Freaky (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
TV show
Story: Freaky is a New Zealand children's program that began in 2003, and made by Avalon Productions. It features short episodes about odd phenomena and eerie situations facing children. Usually the protagonist is a boy or girl who starts by trying to ...
Style: anthology
Plot: family relations, monsters, children, vampire, ghost, evil, zombie, monster, supernatural power
Place: australia, new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Eerie, Indiana (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Eerie, Indiana is an American television series that originally aired on NBC from 1991 to 1992. The series was created by José Rivera and Karl Schaefer, with Joe Dante serving as creative consultant. A total of nineteen episodes were produced. The ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, scary
Audience: horror for children
Plot: investigation, small town, prodigy, youth, adventure, disorder, paranormal activity, misfit, danger, family, twins, suburbs ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Are You Afraid of the Dark? is a joint Canadian-American horror/fantasy-themed anthology television series. The original series was a joint production between the Canadian company Cinar and the American company Nickelodeon. The show was filmed in ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, anthology, exciting ...
Audience: horror for children, teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: campfire story, supernatural, mischievous children, surrealism, paranormal, mystery, danger, youth, riddles and clues, in the woods, ghost, escapades ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 8.0
 356
Guardian (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A peace that has lasted over 10 000 years - between humans, Yashou and Dixing - is under threat when a series of events start to unfold on the planet of Haixing. Dixing people, who normally lives underground, suddenly start causing trouble on the ...
Style: thought provoking, unusual plot structure, visually appealing, suspenseful
Plot: parallel world, supernatural, supernatural power, investigation, murder, fight, transformation, father son relationship, demon, reincarnation, secret identity, alien ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 8.7
 864K
Stranger Things (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: When a young boy vanishes, a small town uncovers a mystery involving secret experiments, terrifying supernatural forces, and one strange little girl.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, exciting, sincere, disturbing ...
Plot: telekinesis, supernatural, supernatural power, super powers, monster, parallel universe, friendship, missing person, boy, parallel world, paranormal phenomena, teenage boy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: usa, indiana, soviet union, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Haplos (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Philippines
TV show
Story: Two Half-Opposing Sisters Which Had The Hereditary Power Of Witchcraft Will Be Divided By A Prophecy That Can Cause Them To Cause A War On Their Own One Will Bring Cure And Healing And The Other One Curse And Destruction,Now The Powers Of Light And ...
Style: gothic, suspense, dark fantasy, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: love interest, supernatural power, love, family relations, ambition, friendship, occult, prophecy, witch, sister sister relationship, spell, demonic possession ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Demon Headmaster (1996)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Demon Headmaster is a British television series based on the children's books by Gillian Cross of the same name. Made for CBBC, the drama was first broadcast between 1996 and 1998. The first series contained six episodes, and aired twice ...
Plot: hypnotism, hypnosis, mind control, high school, rebellion, school principal, stepfather, director, school
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 6K
The Fades (2011)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Seventeen-year old Paul can see the spirits of the dead. When one of these restless spirits crosses back into the living world, he is forced into a fight to prevent the apocalypse.
Style: tense, atmospheric, stylized, captivating, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, a vision, psychic power, supernatural ability, young heroes, save the world, supernatural, misfit, buddies, fate of humanity, nightmare, shyness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Are You Afraid of the Dark? (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 132 min.
TV show
Story: This three-part, self-contained limited series is about the newest member of the Midnight Society, her first scary tale, and what happens to the group when the terrifying events of her story start to actually happen in their small town.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, bleak ...
Audience: horror for children
Plot: carnival, fantasy becomes reality, rescue, deal with the devil, group of friends, eccentricity, new student, mind control, initiation, small town, girl, brother sister relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.8
 94K
The OA (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Prairie Johnson, blind as a child, comes home to the community she grew up in with her sight restored. Some hail her a miracle, others a dangerous mystery, but Prairie won’t talk with the FBI or her parents about the seven years she went missing.
Style: enigmatic, mysterious, bleak, suspense, twist ending
Plot: alternate dimension, disappearance, mysticism, mysterious disappearance, captive, healing, abduction, parallel universe, supernatural, ritual, experiment, near death experience ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Twilight Zone (1985)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The Twilight Zone is the first of two revivals of Rod Serling's acclaimed 1950/60s television series of the same name. It ran for two seasons on CBS before producing a final season for syndication.
Style: thought provoking, anthology, psychological, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Plot: supernatural, back from the dead, mystery, supernatural ability, nightmare comes true, mysterious character, investigation, buried truth, nobody believes, human nature, hidden truth, society ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
House of Anubis (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: House of Anubis is a jointly Nickelodeon British, American, and Belgian mystery television series based on the Dutch-Belgian television series Het Huis Anubis aired in the Netherlands and Belgium. The series was created by Hans Bourlon and Gert ...
Style: suspenseful, light, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: boarding school life, boarding school, young heroes, school, friends, disappearance, teenage life, riddles and clues, youth, investigation, high school, suspicion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.3
 75K
Lost in Space (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After crash-landing on an alien planet, the Robinson family fights against all odds to survive and escape. But they're surrounded by hidden dangers.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, captivating, sincere, tense ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: outer space, robot, spacecraft, alien planet, survival, lost, adventure, black hole, danger, family, alien creature, family relations ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.1
 10K
Truth Seekers (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 223 min.
TV show
Story: A ghost-hunting duo team up to uncover and film paranormal sightings across the U.K. and share their adventures on an online channel. Their supernatural experiences grow more frequent, terrifying, and even deadly as the pair begin to uncover a ...
Style: buddy comedy, atmospheric, not serious, psychotronic
Plot: paranormal investigation, english countryside, exorcism, mental institution, abandoned hospital, ghost hunter, conspiracy theory, pursuit, human sacrifice, surveillance, road trip, brainwashing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
 7.9
 3K
Erased (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: After finding his mom killed, Satoru's time-traveling ability takes him back 18 years for a chance to prevent her death and those of three classmates.
Style: captivating, suspense, exciting, sad
Plot: serial killer, time travel, murder, danger, investigation, mystery killer, friendship, children, parents and children, tragedy, death, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.4
 599
HIM (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A 17-year-old boy, known only as HIM, caught in the limbo between childhood and adulthood is also trapped in a limbo between the two homes of his divorced parents, each now remarried with new families. Like most boys he finds it hard to process his ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, suspense
Plot: supernatural, super strength, supernatural power, family relations, teenage girl, divorced parents, british, teenage protagonist, interracial relations, college student, teenage boy, divorce ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
October Faction (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 39 min.
TV show
Story: Monster hunters Fred and Deloris Allen tangle with evil ... and family drama with their teenage twins. From the comics by Steve Niles and Damien Worm.
Style: suspenseful, dark fantasy, suspense, disturbing, twists and turns ...
Plot: monster, deadly, evil, curses spells and rituals, salvation, danger, superhero, investigation, mystery, dark hero, demon, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Innocents (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When a teenage couple runs away to be together, the extraordinary gift they possess unleashes powerful forces intent on dividing them forever.
Style: bleak, enigmatic, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: teen drama
Plot: supernatural ability, physical appearance, teenage love, family relations, manipulation, escape, interracial couple, protection, danger, chase, body transformation, mystery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Night Gallery (1969)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Night Gallery is an American anthology series that aired on NBC from 1970 to 1973, featuring stories of horror and the macabre. Rod Serling, who had gained fame from an earlier series, The Twilight Zone, served both as the on-air host of Night ...
Style: anthology, serious, surreal, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: supernatural, deadly, imaginary, danger, supernatural ability, museum, back from the dead, human nature, painting, vampire, art gallery, witchcraft ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Eerie, Indiana: The Other Dimension (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Eerie, Indiana: The Other Dimension is a spin-off of Eerie, Indiana. This series aired on the Fox Kids Network in 1998.
Style: humorous, offbeat, scary, semi serious
Plot: small town, disorder, amateur detective, youth, family, imaginary, investigation, parallel world, teenage life, suburbs, teenager, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.1
 5K
Room 104 (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: An anthology series set in a single hotel room, where every guest who comes to stay reveals a unique set of circumstances and quirks.
Style: anthology, scary, captivating, entertaining
Plot: hotel room, motel room, adventure, investigation, police investigation, love and romance, violence, danger, family, family relations, couple relations, adultery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Dead of Summer (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the late 1980s, school is out for the summer, and a sun-drenched season of firsts beckons the counselors at Camp Clearwater, a seemingly idyllic Midwestern summer camp, including first loves, first kisses – and first kills. Clearwater’s ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, bleak, tense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer, summer camp, murder, camp counselor, investigation, lake, trapped, paranormal, demon, survivor, party, self sacrifice ...
Time: 80s, year 1989, 19th century, 1800s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Mystery of Greveholm (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Sweden
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: Mysteriet på Greveholm was the 1996 Swedish Julkalender. It was released on VHS in October 1997 and on DVD 19 November 2001. It was voted as the best Julkalender ever in Aftonbladet in 2007. A video game with the same name was released in 1997, and ...
Plot: supernatural power, christmas, surrealism, thief, haunted house, love, ghost, christmas calendar, castle, children, male female relationship, haunted castle ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Hardy Boys (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: When the Hardy boys, Frank and Joe and their father, Fenton arrive in Bridgeport they set out to uncover the truth behind the recent tragedy that has changed their lives, and in doing so, uncover something much more sinister.
Style: captivating, disturbing, sincere, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: brother brother relationship, parents and children, investigation, group of friends, friendship, small town, male objectification, friendship between boys, mystery, family relations, adolescence
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Omega Factor (1979)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The Omega Factor is a British television series produced by BBC Scotland in 1979. It was created by Jack Gerson and produced by George Gallaccio, and transmitted in ten weekly episodes between 13 June and 15 August.
Plot: extrasensory perception, supernatural, paranormal, cover up, conspiracy, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, paranormal investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.3
 6K
Nancy Drew (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Young Nancy Drew makes plans to leave her hometown for college after high school graduation, but finds herself drawn into a supernatural murder mystery.
Style: captivating, enigmatic, bleak, non-linear, neo noir
Audience: teens, teen drama, girls' night
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, teenager, danger, friendship, interracial, murder, love and romance, paranormal, secrets, supernatural, based on a novel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%