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: witch, ritual, ritual sacrifice, possession, occult, rape, torture, humiliation, witchcraft, sect, exploitation, pagan, coven, initiation, dog, snake, death, female nudity, male female relationship, satanism, blood, sorceress, occult ritual, female full frontal nudity, 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 scary, suspense, psychotronic and bleak films with plots about witch, female nudity, murder, occult, nudity (full frontal - brief), blood and violence mostly in Horror, Drama and Western genres. Some movies like A Woman Possessed: Blood Sabbath (1972), Virgin Witch (1972), Demon Witch Child (1975), The Hexecutioners (2015), Jaws of Satan (1981). 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, bleak, scary, captivating
Plot: coven, witch, human sacrifice, curse, ritual, occult, nymph, convention, cult, female nudity, forest, throat slitting ...
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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, rough, scary, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: occult, witch, witchcraft, exploitation, countryside, fashion, danger, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, twins, palaces castles and temples, virgin ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, london, europe
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70%
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: scary, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: exorcism, demon, priest, possession, child in peril, witch, revenge, witchcraft, supernatural power, satanic cult, politician, transformation ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, spain
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The Hexecutioners (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 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: bleak, scary, suspense, rough
Plot: ritual, cult, missing person, death, euthanasia, pursuit, haunted house, suicide, disappearance, chase
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53%
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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, small town, curses spells and rituals, dangerous animal, danger, clergy, cobra, rattlesnake, satan ...
Time: 80s
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51%
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, erotic, sexy
Plot: erotica, witchcraft, human sacrifice, ritual, police detective, book of magic, death, sex, lesbian, possession, lesbian sex, photo shoot ...
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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: psychological, rough, bleak, satanic, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, torture, life is a bitch, mental illness, gory, deadly, violence, murder, rape, choking, blood, suffocation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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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: bleak, macabre, psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: apocalypse, infection, pyramid, occult, zombie, blood, possession, deadly, zombie apocalypse, chase, violence, fear of death ...
Place: italy
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48%
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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, scary, rough, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: black magic, supernatural, satanism, supernatural power, faith, sacrifice, curse, fear, police, evil, exorcism, witchcraft ...
Place: mexico, mexico city
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46%
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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: erotic, surprise ending, satanic
Plot: satanism, ouija board, ritual, possession, wife swapping, ouija, super strength, black magic, suicide attempt, strangulation, female full frontal nudity, butcher knife ...
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46%
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: brutal, rough, bleak, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, torture, brutality, revenge, rape, prison, abduction, sadism, sexual perversion, humiliation, abandoned house ...
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44%
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: psychotronic
Plot: ritual, sacrifice, gore, exploitation, farm, murder, occult, druid, occult ritual, ritual murder, cane, lame ...
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44%
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, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: nightmare, pagan, ritual, blood, deadly, survival, insanity, characters killed one by one, race against time, brutality, sadism, captivity ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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43%
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The Demons (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A group of nuns become possessed by demons and are then tortured in a dungeon of horrors during the inquisition.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: inquisition, female homosexuality, torture, nun, convent, rape, witch burning, murder of a nude woman, evil nun, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexploitation, assassin ...
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42%
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, scary, bleak, unusual plot structure
Plot: priest, murder, catholic, revenge, haunted, church, control, devil, murderer, witch, satan, snake ...
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40%
Daughters of Satan (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: Philippines, USA
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, serious, scary, suspense, talky ...
Plot: reincarnation, witch, cult, supernatural, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, ghost, danger, supernatural ability, burned alive, occult, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
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The Source of Shadows (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This horror anthology film depicts ten tales of horror from twelve visionary directors as they take us on a journey to experience one of humanity’s most carnal fears; the fear of the unknown.
Style: scary, anthology, suspense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: witch, ghost, home invasion, hunting, zombie, sailing, monster, woman undressing, nanny, voice recording, prank telephone call, vignette ...
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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, disturbing, rough, suspense ...
Plot: sadism, psychopath, extreme, perversion, humiliation, rape, violence, danger, deadly, friends, chase, friendship ...
Time: year 1987
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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: suspense, bleak, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Plot: demonic possession, demon, antichrist, baby, exorcism, levitation, supernatural power, stranger, ritual, pregnancy, satanist, ghost ...
Place: san francisco
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38%
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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: suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: torture, serial killer, found footage, brutality, sadism, psychopath, rape, genital mutilation, murder investigation, police investigation, violence, danger ...
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38%
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, bleak, scary, psychotronic, suspense
Plot: manhunt, violence, blood, rapist, rape victim, torture, brutality, physical torture, torture victim, nail, hunting, white panties ...
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37%
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: burned at the stake, rottweiler, witchcraft, witch, reincarnation, time travel, possession, sheriff, child in peril, ends with freeze frame, screaming, cemetery ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
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37%
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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: bleak, rough, scary, suspense
Plot: demon, possession, rescue, paranormal, ghost, sorority, evil spirit, peril, paranormal phenomena, revenge, supernatural ability, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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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, disturbing, suspense, scary ...
Plot: sexual torture, maniac, murder, rape, blood, man kills a woman, nudity (full frontal - brief), violence, danger, death, chase, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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36%
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, suspense, bleak
Plot: cowboy, brothel, occult, outlaw gang, witch, train robbery, church, train, violence, ritual sacrifice, ritual, sex scene ...
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36%
The Devil Rides Out (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 96 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: suspenseful, scary, psychological, suspense, dark ...
Plot: supernatural, ritual sacrifice, occult, black magic, satanism, coven, danger, curses spells and rituals, psychopath, rivalry, giant spider, kidnapping ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s, 80s
Place: england, europe
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36%
Psyched by the 4D Witch (A Tale of Demonology) (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Novice witch Cindy is transported into a world of safe sex by the voice of Abigail from the 17th century.
Style: psychotronic, psychedelic
Plot: exploitation, sexploitation, witch, surrealism, vampire, witchcraft, supernatural, vagina, virgin, magic, sex, gore ...
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35%
Black Devil Doll from Hell (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A woman buys a doll at a magic shop. Unbeknownst to her, the doll is possessed by an evil spirit, and it proceeds to take her over.
Style: absurd, bleak, disturbing, cult film
Plot: evil doll, demon, toys, toy, possession, occult, rape, supernatural, murder, sex, voodoo, obsession ...
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35%
Witchcraft IV: The Virgin Heart (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Rock musicians are selling their souls to the devil for fame and fortune. An attorney with magical powers attempts to stop it.Rock musicians are selling their souls to the devil for fame and fortune. An attorney with magical powers attempts to stop ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: witchcraft, warlock, attorney, occult, devil worship, death, ritual, lawyer, lucifer, british, rock musician, devil ...
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34%
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: serious, scary, disturbing, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: murder, witchcraft, witch, witch hunt, revenge, rape, massacre, torture, werewolf, curse, vengeance, village life ...
Time: 16th century, 17th century, 1500s
Place: europe, england
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33%