Movies like A Woman Possessed 1975

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A Woman Possessed (1975)
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A Woman Possessed (1975)
Original name: La Papesse
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Laurent, a seemingly normal young man, is looking to join a witches’ sect that resides in a forest near his house. The only thing is Laurent’s wife Aline also needs to join the sect in order to complete his initiation. Aline is understandably reluctant, so the sect’s heads design a series of events designed to break her down.
Style: suspense, rough, bleak, scary, psychotronic
Plot: ritual sacrifice, witch, occult, ritual, possession, rape, torture, humiliation, sect, witchcraft, coven, pagan, exploitation, female whipping, wedding, initiation, dog, snake, female nudity, death, satanism, male female relationship, sorceress, occult ritual, killed by a dog ...

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Most similar movies to A Woman Possessed

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, scary, psychotronic and bleak films with plots about female nudity, blood, occult, violence, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief) and witch mostly in Horror, Drama and Western genres. Some movies like A Woman Possessed: Blood Sabbath (1972), Virgin Witch (1972), Demon Witch Child (1975), Jaws of Satan (1981), The Hexecutioners (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Blood Sabbath (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A coven of witches captures a young man traveling through the woods. He gets involved in a power struggle between a beautiful witch and the evil queen who heads the coven.
Style: suspense, scary, bleak, captivating, cult film ...
Plot: witch, coven, human sacrifice, occult, curse, ritual, witchcraft, supernatural, convention, nymph, flashback, goat ...
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Virgin Witch (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Christine gets her big chance at modelling when she applies at Sybil Waite's agency. Together with Christine's sister Betty they go to a castle for the weekend for a photo shoot. Sybil has lured Christine to the castle for more than ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, erotic ...
Plot: occult, witch, witchcraft, lesbian incest, supernatural, exploitation, model, countryside, fashion, curses spells and rituals, twins, fashion model ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, london
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Demon Witch Child (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An old witch seeks vengence through the daughter of the politician who had her thrown in jail. Soon the little girl's head is spinning around, and an old priest is called in to perform an exorcism.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak, slasher ...
Plot: witch, witchcraft, exorcism, priest, demon, possession, supernatural power, child in peril, revenge, occult, politician, satanic cult ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, spain
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Jaws of Satan (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A preacher whose ancestors were Druids battles Satan, who has taken the form of a huge snake.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: snake, priest, supernatural, witch, dangerous animal, curses spells and rituals, small town, clergy, cobra, rattlesnake, satan, monster ...
Time: 80s
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48%
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The Hexecutioners (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two disparate young women working for a company that conducts euthanasia are dispatched to a remote estate to perform a custom assisted-suicide ritual, but unwittingly summon the wraiths of a Death Cult that once inhabited the property.
Style: suspense, bleak, scary, rough, psychological thriller
Plot: ritual, cult, missing person, death, euthanasia, haunted house, suicide, serial killer, disappearance, chase
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48%
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The Pyramid (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four episodes strictly connected to an infernal object: a bizarre pyramid that came into our world to spread madness, death and destruction.
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, suspense, rough ...
Plot: apocalypse, infection, occult, pyramid, zombie, death, life & death, zombie apocalypse, fear, fugitives, zombie outbreak, security ...
Place: italy
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46%
Satan's Blood (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Andy and Thelma, an urbanite couple living in Madrid, leave their apartment for a pleasant day around the city with their dog. They cross paths with Bruno and Anne, a strange couple who invite them to their foreboding country estate. A storm hits ...
Style: satanic, gothic, disturbing, erotic, surprise ending
Plot: satanism, ouija board, wife swapping, occult, devil, exploitation, witchcraft, doll, ritual, possession, terror, violence ...
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The Tapes (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Fame-hungry Gemma asks her boyfriend Danny and his media student mate Nathan to film her Big Brother audition. They hear about a sex party and change course, but soon wish they hadn't as the party goers turn out to be devil worshippers.
Style: suspense, serious, disturbing, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: found footage, murder, ritual, death, torture, violence, farm, outback, urban setting, pig, devil, blood ...
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Witchcraft XI: Sisters in Blood (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three drama students revive three witches, who want to open a gate to hell; Will Spanner and Kelly get involved, while Detectives Lutz and Garner investigate.
Style: bleak, sexy, erotic
Plot: erotica, police detective, ritual, human sacrifice, witchcraft, possession, sex, book of magic, death, lesbian, cemetery, lesbianism ...
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Bring Me a Dream (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: on the run for murder, Avery Quinn bursts into Alpha Omega Pi house looking for help. Desperate to prove her innocence and her sanity, she holds a handful of people hostage and forces them into the reality of her ongoing nightmare. As a last resort, ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: nightmare, ritual, pagan, survival, game of death, captivity, trap, murder, trapped, violence, sadism, insanity ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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42%
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Curandero (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A journey that takes one man into the bowels of black magic in Mexico City
Style: bleak, rough, scary, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: black magic, supernatural, exorcism, witchcraft, faith, fear, police, satanism, supernatural power, sacrifice, evil, curse ...
Place: mexico, mexico city
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41%
Slaughtered Vomit Dolls (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The gruesome tapestry of psychological manifestations of a nineteen year old bulimic runaway stripper-turned prostitute as she descends into a hellish pit of satanic nightmares and hallucinations.
Style: disturbing, rough, psychological, bleak, satanic ...
Plot: prostitute, torture, stripper, rape, murder, violence, life is a bitch, mental illness, suffocation, found footage, bulimia, deal with the devil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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41%
The Last House on Dead End Street (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: After being released from prison, a young gangster with a chip on his shoulder decides to punish society by making snuff films.
Style: disturbing, slasher, rough, brutal, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, brutality, torture, revenge, murder, rape, prison, abduction, sadism, sexual perversion, humiliation, abandoned house ...
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40%
Invasion of the Blood Farmers (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Somewhere in upstate New York, a young woman is terrorized by a group of rural farmers primarily interested in a harvest of blood.
Style: disturbing, psychotronic, christmas horror
Plot: exploitation, druid, murder, sacrifice, occult, farm, ritual, ritual murder, death, decapitation, violence, killing an animal ...
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40%
Daughters of Satan (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man buys a painting depicting witches being burned at the stake, one of whom bears an uncanny resemblance to his wife.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, talky ...
Plot: witch, reincarnation, supernatural, husband wife relationship, occult, cult, afterlife, supernatural ability, ghost, curses spells and rituals, satanism, burned alive ...
Time: 70s
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
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39%
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Zombie Christ (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Druids resurrect the partially mummified remains of Jesus. They force the zombified Christ to commit unspeakable acts as their sect prepares to rule a new age of mankind.
Style: psychotronic, bleak, suspense, rough
Plot: zombie, exploitation, druid, rape, blasphemy, religious sect, resurrection, jesus, power, death, fisting, female nudity ...
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39%
The Devil Rides Out (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The powers of good are pitted against the forces of evil as the Duc de Richelieu wrestles with the charming but deadly Satanist, Mocata, for the soul of his friend. Mocata has the knowledge and the power to summon the forces of darkness and, as the ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, macabre ...
Plot: occult, supernatural, black magic, coven, serial killer, satanism, devil, ritual sacrifice, curses spells and rituals, psychopath, rivalry, witchcraft ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 1930s, year 1929, 80s
Place: england, europe
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37%
The Pale Door (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Dalton gang escape to a nearby town after a train robbery goes south, but they are met by a coven of witches with sinister plans for the unsuspecting outlaws.
Style: scary, captivating, bleak, suspense
Plot: cowboy, brothel, witch, occult, outlaw gang, church, train robbery, violence, nymph, seductress, ritual, sex scene ...
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Beyond the Door (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jessica Barrett, wife and mother of two young children, begins to show signs of demonic possession while pregnant with her third child. As she seeks help from her husband and doctor, a mysterious man approaches her and seems to have some answers.
Style: bleak, suspense, suspenseful, scary, slasher ...
Plot: demonic possession, antichrist, demon, baby, exorcism, levitation, supernatural power, satanist, pregnancy, ritual, stranger, female monster ...
Place: san francisco
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36%
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The Demons (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A group of nuns become possessed by demons and are then tortured in a dungeon of horrors during the inquisition.
Style: disturbing, sexploitation film
Plot: inquisition, female homosexuality, nun, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexploitation, convent, torture, lgbt, rape, witch burning, evil nun, murder ...
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36%
The Witch Chronicles (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After 300 years of seeking revenge on the Hekate Family through The Hekate Chronicles, Bertrand Guilladot's ghost, a Catholic Priest from Dijon, France in 1742, who sold his soul to the devil through witchcraft, has finally met his match. Azar ...
Style: suspense, unusual plot structure, scary, bleak
Plot: priest, church, murder, revenge, catholic, control, murderer, haunted, devil, witch, fire, snake ...
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Hunters (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1987, a group of film students go scout an abandoned resort in the Pennsylvania wilderness, becoming real victims in another film.
Style: psychotronic, scary, rough, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: psychopath, sadism, humiliation, rape, perversion, found footage, friends, violence, chase, friendship, filmmaking, death ...
Time: year 1987
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35%
Anarchy Parlor (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Lithuania
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Six young college hopefuls vacationing and partying in Lithuania get more than they bargained for when they unwittingly get caught up in a maniacal tattoo artist's fiendish side business.
Style: scary, suspense, surprise ending, slasher, enigmatic ...
Plot: torture, tattoo, murder, violence, rivalry, female nudity, captive, club, family secret, cult, friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Place: lithuania
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Burned At The Stake (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1692 a young girl in Salem, Massachusetts, accuses several residents of being witches, and they are burned at the stake. In 1980 a young woman who is a descendant of the accuser finds herself having recurring nightmares about the incident and ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: time travel, witch, burned at the stake, occult, rottweiler, reincarnation, witchcraft, possession, dog, revenge, supernatural power, psychiatrist ...
Time: 17th century
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Man Hunting: Resurrection (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The 3rd installment of the thriller series in which immortal human weapons and hunters attack. A secret work of a certain country aiming to capture a hunter is activated. The genius murderous demon, Kyumon, who directs the operation, drafts a plan ...
Style: disturbing, scary, psychotronic, suspense, bleak
Plot: torture victim, manhunt, violence, physical torture, brutality, rape victim, rapist, torture, rape, hunting, katana, sexploitation ...
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33%
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Demon Legacy (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a remote mountain lodge, five sorority sisters accidentally unleash an unholy entity, and must battle evil and each other to stop it from devouring mankind.
Style: scary, rough, bleak, suspense
Plot: sorority, demon, possession, ghost, paranormal phenomena, peril, evil spirit, paranormal, rescue, exorcism, characters in danger, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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33%
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Exorcismo (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A priest struggles to save the life of a young woman who is possessed by the malevolent spirit of her father.
Style: suspense, bleak, disturbing, rough, scary ...
Plot: exorcism, priest, exorcist, demon, supernatural power, satanic cult, satanism, investigation, obsession, occult, erotica, supernatural ...
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33%
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Atrocious (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Atrocious is a film that portrays the story of two serial killers, who after being arrested for causing a traffic accident, police confiscate some videotapes. These tapes contain brutal murders that show human wickedness, their background, ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: found footage, serial killer, sadism, torture, brutality, psychopath, violence, police investigation, murder investigation, police, criminal, crimes ...
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32%
Cry of the Banshee (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In seventeenth century England Lord Whitman wages unending war on what he sees as the ever-present scourge of witchcraft, and many local villagers have suffered at his hands. But one victim uses her occult powers to curse his family, enlisting ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, stylized, disturbing ...
Plot: witch, witchcraft, occult, murder, werewolf, coven, massacre, revenge, rape, torture, pagan, witch hunt ...
Time: 16th century, 17th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Death-Scort Service (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Deep in the heart of Las Vegas, Nevada a group of local up and coming escorts become targets for murder! A deranged slasher is on the loose and out for revenge. From the studios that brought you Amerikan Holokaust and Die Die Delta comes a ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, bleak, scary, suspense ...
Plot: sexual torture, maniac, man kills a woman, murder, rape, nudity (full frontal - brief), violence, death, youth, chase, vengeance, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%