Movies like Jessica: A Ghost Story

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Jessica: A Ghost Story (1992)
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Jessica: A Ghost Story (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In this shot-on-video tale of terror, a woman named Jessica is murdered, and after three months, her husband Dan and his brother John are still dealing with the loss. However, as they try to become accustomed to the notion that Jessica isn't around anymore, suddenly she is -- Jessica's ghost begins to haunt their home, with John brought to the brink of insanity and Dan desperate to know what has brought back the spirit of his late wife.
Plot: ghost, ghost story, secret, spirit, pursuit, murder, widow, brother brother relationship

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Most similar movies to Jessica: A Ghost Story

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, scary, suspenseful and serious films with plots about ghost, murder, pursuit, supernatural, blood, gore and supernatural power mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Jessica: A Ghost Story: Carnage (1984), Ghosts That Still Walk (1977), Blood Shack (1971), Hollows Grove (2014), Edgar Allan Poe's Darkness (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Carnage (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Carol and Jonathan, a newlywed couple, move into their new house which is haunted by the ghosts of another newlywed couple who commited suicide in the house three years earlier.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: newlywed, ghost, pursuit, priest, demon, supernatural power, occult, supernatural, electrocuted, violence, murder, couples ...
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95%
Ghosts That Still Walk (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young boy is possessed by the spirit of an Indian medicine man and begins to terrorize the local population.
Plot: pursuit, paranormal phenomena, possession, occult, curse, supernatural power, demon, witch doctor, ghost, cave, native american, spirit
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 2.7
 423
Blood Shack (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: A woman inherits an abandoned ranch whose estate is said to be haunted by "the Chooper," the sword-wielding ghost of a vengeance-seeking Indian, in this Ray Dennis Steckler shocker.
Style: offbeat, rough, serious, scary
Plot: murder, ghost story, shack, deadly, danger, rivalry, farm, gory, ghost, zombie, crimes, supernatural ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Hollows Grove (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young filmmaker documents his ghost-hunting, reality show friends as their routine investigation of an abandoned orphanage turns into a nightmare from which they can't escape.
Plot: supernatural power, found footage, ghost, haunted house, pursuit
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Edgar Allan Poe's Darkness (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a group of young actors adapt an Edgar Allan Poe tale into a theater production, the line between truth and fiction becomes terrifyingly blurred as elements from the harrowing story begin to bleed over into reality. The ensemble soon comes to ...
Style: low-budget
Plot: death, murder, surrealism, actor, ghost, blood, gore, nudity (full frontal - brief), theater, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 3.8
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Inner Ghosts (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: Portugal, Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: If ghosts can think and remember who they are, then the physical brain is not the only place where we store our inner selves. Helen is asked to train two young women into the art of communicating with the dead. But Helen's days as a medium are ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: blood, pursuit, ghost, evil, gore, decapitation, suicide, european, supernatural, supernatural power, devil, spirit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 2.9
 105
The Wailer 3 (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Daniel and Alice take their two young children to Alice's mother's house after the tragic and mysterious death of her father. Once there, Daniel learns about several unresolved murder and missing people cases. Daniel and his family also ...
Plot: ghost, pursuit, child, missing person, revenge, death
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Paranormal Asylum (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Filmmaker friends Mark and Andy investigate the legend of Typhoid Mary, a girl who was locked up in an insane asylum that was believed to be haunted. But bad things start to happen after Andy's fiancée conducts a séance to summon Mary's ...
Plot: ghost, possession, paranormal phenomena, seance, hiding place
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Haunting Melissa (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Story: Melissa mysteriously disappears when she seeks out the truth behind her mother's death in an isolated farmhouse.
Plot: ghost, fear, ghost story, teenager, pursuit, iphone
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Siege of Evil (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Sarah Logan decides to dabble in EVP (Electronic Voice Phenomena) using a tape recorder to record the voices of the dead from haunted locations. After visiting an old satanic church, she returns home to find threatening voices on the recorder.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: armageddon, coffin, pursuit, paranormal phenomena, snake, paranormal, ghost, devil
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Asylum of Terror (1998)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After a former mental asylum is converted into a haunted house attraction, a former inmate returns and starts murdering patrons.
Plot: ghost, amusement park, mental institution, chainsaw, masked killer, bare breasts, murder, topless, moustache, baseball cap
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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White Lady (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Pearl,a simple and smart girl who just arrived in the city to attend college. For reasons she cannot explain and understand, Pearl is haunted by the ghost of a white lady said to be frequenting the school grounds.
Plot: ghost, accident, grandmother, janitor, granddaughter, university, school, murder, revenge, motorcycle
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Legend Trip (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A local legend turns into a horrifying reality for a group of young grad students seeking to debunk a Wisconsin haunted house.
Plot: a vision, murder, haunted house, suicide, ghost, hallucination, barbed wire, insanity, past
Place: wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Hampshire: A Ghost Story (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Supernatural events begin disturbing the people and affecting the food at an upscale eatery on the ground floor of an old building following the mysterious disappearance of a contractor in this creepy chiller.
Plot: covered in blood, tape recording, maggot, murder, flashback, offscreen killing, ghost story, disappearance, snake, stabbing
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Gut Instincts (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Gut Instincts contains four horrific little tales. Call Me is about a man who thinks a night of passion is in store, but when he gets home, what awaits him is far from passion. In Patterson Road, a group of teens ventures to a wooded area rumored to ...
Style: anthology
Plot: gore, zombie, cemetery, ghost, drug, blood, cell phone, murder, drugs
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.7
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Zombies (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Five years ago when Christian sold his soul to the dark powers of Samuel he was promised a life free of guilt and no recollection of his sins. A world where a small cabal of handsome killers, Zombies, seduce and pray upon innocent men at will. ...
Plot: murder, zombie, gore, blood, heart in hand, pubic hair, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
32 Malasana Street (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Inspired by real events, the story centers around a family in the 70s who settles in the Madrid neighborhood of Malasaña where their new house will become the worst of their nightmares.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bleak, scary, psychotronic
Plot: haunted house, ghost, basement, hotel, secret, evil force, spirit, medium, pregnancy, revelation, possession, ghost story ...
Time: year 1972, year 1976, 70s
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.7
 112
Anna's Eve (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the dedicated social worker Anna Liu finds the boy Michael Duncan dreadfully murdered in the kitchen of his house and his mother Eve Duncan missing, she has a nervous breakdown. Eight months later, she is still recovering using pills and living ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious
Plot: ghost, murder, family in danger, supernatural, deadly, custody, afterlife, family problems, domestic disturbance, supernatural ability, missing child, amateur detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Nightmare Cinema (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A series of down-on-their-luck individuals enter the decrepit and spine-chilling Rialto theater, only to have their deepest and darkest fears brought to life on the silver screen by The Projectionist – a mysterious, ghostly figure who holds the ...
Style: suspense, scary, tense, suspenseful, anthology ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, hospital, possession, demonic possession, child in peril, child murder, ghost, teenage boy, gore, violence, curses spells and rituals, demon ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.7
 36
Spectres (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a group of college friends on a weekend trip to the back woods of Kentucky trespass through an Native American burial ground, they unwittingly unleash the wrath of an ancient evil. As they experience increasing levels of peril and hauntings, ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: alien, pursuit, secret, cemetery, bigfoot, ghost, native american, paranormal phenomena, demon, spirit
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Ghosts of Hanley House (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five people are spending the night in a haunted house. Things get dicey when some of them start turning up decapitated.
Plot: invisibility, broken neck, jukebox, door, medium, painting, secret, husband wife relationship, axe, ghost, clock, pool table ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The House Where Evil Dwells (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At the prompting of his diplomat friend, Alex, writer Ted Fletcher takes his wife, Laura, and daughter, Amy, on an extended working holiday. Alex finds a house for them in Kyoto, Japan, and the Fletchers move in, laughing off rumors that the place ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, suspense, serious ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, murder, samurai, love affair, adultery, family in danger, family problems, infidelity, afterlife, curse, evil spirit ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: japan, asia, kyoto japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.1
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Foreclosure (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story of a broken family striving to stay together while a curse and the ghosts of a haunted house try to tear them apart.
Plot: lynching, racial slur, doll, father son relationship, blood, ghost, ku klux klan, dysfunctional relationship, pursuit, house, racism, broken family
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.1
 19
Video Killer (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When Amy receives a haunted VHS tape containing weird films from a figure stalking her she realizes she is not alone and must find other victims who are being haunted to try and work out who is trying to kill them.
Plot: stalker, video cassette, murder, death, evil, ghost, monster
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.4
 2K
Nightlight (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five friends play a game in a "mysterious" forest with a long history as a beacon for troubled young people contemplating suicide.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ghost, mystery killer, suicide, ghost story, forest, danger, buddies, youth, murder, game, violence, pursuit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Doctor Death: Seeker of Souls (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: John Considine plays the flamboyant Dr. Death, a thousand-year-old magician who has mastered he art of transferring souls from one body to another and thereby manages to perpetuate himself by jumping from one body to the next. Apparently the Doc is ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, magician, violence, murder, mad scientist, decapitation, spirit, acid, rage, doctor, death, immortality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.3
 231
Grave Secrets (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman tormented by ghostly apparitions and a professor of psychic phenomena investigate other-worldly disturbances and unlock the secret of a malevolent force reaching out for vengeance from beyond the grave.
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: seance, ghost, pursuit, supernatural, profanity, graphic violence, life is a bitch, supernatural ability, danger, vengeance, psychic, incest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
 257
She Waits (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A murdered woman seeks revenge, possesses her husband's new wife.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: possession, pursuit, marriage, husband wife relationship, doctor, ex wife, ex husband ex wife relationship, female ghost, possessed woman, revenge, dead wife, occult ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Ghosts of Angela Webb (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
Story: Angela Webb believes her house is haunted. Psychics Alexander Stewart and Bernadette Fieldstone are contacted to try to uncover the secrets hidden within her home. What they experience is more than a mere haunting. They come to understand that ...
Style: suspense, humorous, suspenseful, dark, psychological
Plot: ghost story, haunted house, ghost, insanity, psychic, poltergeist, paranormal investigation, paranormal activity, danger, seance, exorcism, supernatural ...
Place: usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Alone in the Ghost House (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A minor celebrity and her husband head out on the road to investigate the most haunted house in America for their very own reality show, but upon arriving at the Devil's Commune things become worse than they could have ever imagined. They ...
Plot: found footage, haunted house, ghost, psychic, massacre, hearing noises, death, murder, abandoned house, reality tv, reality
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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