Movies like Dark August

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Dark August (1976)
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Dark August (1976)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young girl is accidentally run down by a car driven by a careless city slicker. This careless injustice provokes the girl's grandfather into summoning his mystical powers and placing a death curse on the young man. Desperate to stave off the dire consequences of the hex, Barry seeks the counsel of a local psychic medium
Style: psychotronic
Plot: occult, curse, demon, supernatural, female nudity, german shepherd, male nudity, medium, grandfather, tarot card, car accident, psychic power, basement, revenge, pubic hair, tarot cards, psychic

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Most similar movies to Dark August

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, scary, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about supernatural, supernatural power, occult, curse, murder, demon and danger mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Dark August: Dark Intruder (1965), Revenge in the House of Usher (1983), The Mask (1961), Totem (2017), The Alchemist (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dark Intruder (1965)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Police call in occult expert to help solve series of murders.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: occult, supernatural, demon, midget, dwarf, monster, h.p. lovecraft, supernatural power
Time: 1890s
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100%
Revenge in the House of Usher (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Upon arriving at the dilapidated estate of his mentor, Dr. Harker finds his former professor, Dr. Usher, radically changed. Instead of the reasoned scholar he once knew, a paranoid man is in his place and he's spiraling into madness.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: curse, occult, supernatural, mansion, mad scientist, edgar allan poe, supernatural power, house, vampire, haunted house, female nudity, revenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It (2021)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A chilling story of terror, murder and unknown evil that shocked even experienced real-life paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren. One of the most sensational cases from their files, it starts with a fight for the soul of a young boy, then ...
Style: scary, psychotronic, dark, suspenseful, psychological
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, paranormal phenomena, paranormal investigation, exorcism, psychic, supernatural power, paranormal activity, supernatural, ghost, evil force, characters in danger, evil ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.9
 702
The Mask (1961)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young archaeologist believes he is cursed by a mask that causes him to have weird nightmares and possibly to murder. Before committing suicide, he mails the mask to his psychiatrist, Dr. Barnes, who is soon plunged into the nightmare world of the ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: curse, nightmare, mask, suicide, archaeologist, supernatural, psychiatry, h.p. lovecraft, supernatural power, archaeology, insanity, occult
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 4.5
 2K
Totem (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A teen must resort to extreme measures to protect her family from a supernatural entity.
Style: twist ending, tense, suspenseful, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, killing spree, single parent, deception, sister sister relationship, incestuous desire, curse, demon, protection, lie, teenage murderer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.0
 497
The Alchemist (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A man seeks revenge on an evil magician who placed a curse on him.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, demon, curse, glass, portal, impalement, magician, alchemy, possession, car, premonition, supernatural power ...
Time: year 1955
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.7
 304
Crash! (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jealous invalid husband tries to kill sexy blond wife, who uses occult powers and devices to try to kill him.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: possession, car accident, black magic, occult, car, demonic possession, dog attack, demon, murder, red eyes, collision, animal attack ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Lightning Incident (1991)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: McKeon's baby is kidnapped by a devil-worshipping cult and she uses her new-found psychic abilities to track them down.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: supernatural power, sacrifice, occult, curse, human sacrifice, supernatural, satanist, kidnapping, lightning, psychic power, sect, cult ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Rapunzels Fluch (2020)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After the unsuccessful attempt to exorcise the demon-owned Rapunzel (Olivia Dean), Father Petrosinus (Urs Remond) sold his castle in the 17th century and escaped from the retribution of the demon. Centuries later, one of his last relatives, film ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: demon, ghost, curse, possession, gothic horror, tower, museum, satan, nude, hair, magic, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Collingswood Story (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: My name is Rebecca. When I left for college my ex John thought web cams would help us keep in touch. It does however it also leads us to a dark secret when we meet and cam with Vera Madeline, an on-line psychic, who initiates a deadly reign of ...
Style: dark, suspense, enigmatic, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: occult, supernatural, webcam, dark secret, haunted house, murder, secret, violence, investigation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dark past, cult ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 215
Fear No Evil (1969)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A psychiatrist specializing in the occult becomes involved in the case of a man who is possessed by a spirit in an antique mirror. The man's fiance discovers that the mirror is able to bring back her former boyfriend, who had been killed in a ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: occult, antique, mirror, back from the dead, spirit, ghost, parapsychology
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.7
 6K
Witchboard (1986)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Playing around with a Ouija board, a trio of friends succeeds in contacting the spirit of a young boy. Trouble begins when the evil spirit, Malfeitor, takes over one of their bodies.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic, microfilm ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ouija board, supernatural, rivalry, ghost, axe, medium, ouija, evil spirit, possession, gory, obsession, mystery ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.3
 209
Death Moon (1978)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A manager is sent to vacation by his doctor due to symptoms of stress. He chooses Hawaii, because that's where his grandfather worked as a missionary. He doesn't know that his grandpa and all male successors are cursed by the Voodoo clan. ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: werewolf, monster, murder, moon, vacation, occult, curse, transformation
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Night Child (1975)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The titular medallion is a gift presented to young Nicole Elmi. Once the girl places the gift around her neck, she is possessed by the spirit of a dead child who was a murderess.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spirit, locket, broken vase, possession, girl, statue, tarot card, countess, curse, satanism, supernatural power, dating ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Insidious: Chapter 4 (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Parapsychologist Elise Rainier and her team travel to Five Keys, N.M., to investigate a man's claim of a haunting. Terror soon strikes when Rainier realizes that the house he lives in was her family's old home.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, psychotronic, suspense, scary ...
Plot: haunted house, spirit, supernatural, psychic, supernatural horror, kidnapped girl, medium, ghost, dead mother, hospital, haunted, supernatural power ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, year 1953, year 2010
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.4
 3K
Head Count (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During a weekend getaway to Joshua Tree, a group of teenagers find themselves under mental and physical assault from a supernatural entity that mimics their appearances as it completes an ancient ritual.
Style: twist ending, suspense, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: shape shifting, demon, creature, curse, weekend, bodies, brother brother relationship, monster, transformation, isolation, characters in danger, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.2
 6K
The Damned (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After suffering the recent loss of his wife, David Reynolds decides to take his family on a cathartic trip to her home village in Columbia. While en route, they get into a car accident and seek refuge in a secluded inn. While there they find a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, scary
Plot: mystery, confined, supernatural, danger, parents and children, murder, punishment, trip, possession, travel, indoor, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Curse of the Black Widow (1977)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tony Franciosa plays a detective who's on the trail of a murderer whose mutilated and predominantly male victims are found encased in silken cocoons...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: curse, supernatural, monster, accident, spider, occult, spider bite, basement, giant spider, secret, supernatural power, abandoned house ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Curse of the Nun (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A damaged young woman is looking forward to moving to a beautiful new home, but the spirit of a deranged nun wants her to stay right where she is.
Style: scary, macabre, bleak, suspense, rough ...
Plot: curse, nun, god or devil, altar boy, supernatural power, suicide, danger, investigation, evil force, life & death, priest, monastery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.8
 209K
It Follows (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: For 19-year-old Jay, fall should be about school, boys and weekends out at the lake. But a seemingly innocent physical encounter turns sour and gives her the inescapable sense that someone, or something, is following her. Faced with this burden, Jay ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, stalking, sex, dangerous attraction, danger, paranoia, evil, death, friendship, chase, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: detroit, usa, michigan, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Demon Murder Case (1983)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young boy is taken over by demons who force him to commit murder.
Plot: murder, possession, flashback, demonic possession, levitation, killer child, psychic, courtroom, exorcism, supernatural, clairvoyant, demon ...
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Dead Don't Die (1975)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In the 1930s, a sailor trying to prove that his brother was wrongly executed for murder finds himself becoming drawn in the occult world.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: execution, zombie, revenge, city, neo noir, mad scientist, living dead, scientist, supernatural, occult, murder, false accusation ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Noroi: The Curse (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A documentary filmmaker explores seemingly unrelated paranormal incidents connected by the legend of an ancient demon called the "kagutaba."
Style: scary, tense, serious, disturbing, cinema verite ...
Plot: found footage, investigation, curse, disappearance, occult, dark secret, journalist, danger, demon, ghost, uncover truth, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, 2000s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, kyoto japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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The Haunting of Seacliff Inn (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Susan and Mark move to a seaside town to buy an old house and open an inn. They came to look at one house, but Susan is inexplicably drawn to another. The house is high on a cliff overlooking a lonely beach. Something eerie is going on. A scary ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: jealousy, fire, devastation, insecurity, old dark house, bed and breakfast, marriage, dog, supernatural power, haunted house, ghost, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 2.8
 356
Wolfman (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man finds out that his family has a werewolf curse put apon them.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: werewolf, supernatural power, exhumation, monster, revenge, investigation, ancestor, murder, inheritance, train station, burial, occult ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.4
 3K
Mine Games (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of young friends make an incomprehensible discovery in an abandoned mine, but the more they try to change the future, the more they seal their fate.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, suspense, scary ...
Plot: mystery killer, losing-it hero, changing the past or future, mystery, danger, destiny, curses spells and rituals, supernatural power, group of friends, curse, time travel, slasher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 3.2
 29K
Slender Man (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a small town in Massachusetts, four high school girls perform a ritual in an attempt to debunk the lore of Slender Man. When one of the girls goes mysteriously missing, they begin to suspect that she is, in fact, his latest victim.
Style: suspense, scary, gothic, psychotronic, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: evil spirit, urban legend, forest, fear, supernatural, kidnapping, occult, violence, survival, panic attack, monster, demon ...
Time: 2010s
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Returning (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A successful city lawyer abandons his practice and heads out to the country. There he comes upon a stately, but neglected, homestead. He moves in, and during his first night a beautiful ghostly woman makes love to him, in his sleep. Soon his ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: death, supernatural, curse, ghost, desert, ritual, stone, supernatural power
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In 1965 Los Angeles, a widowed mother and her two daughters add a new stunt to bolster their séance scam business and unwittingly invite authentic evil into their home. When the youngest daughter is overtaken by the merciless spirit, this small ...
Style: scary, macabre, psychotronic, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ouija board, spiritualism, supernatural, possession, ghost, ghosts, witchcraft, spirit, seance, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, supernatural horror ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
11-11-11: The Prophecy (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the death of his wife and child, an author travels to Barcelona to see his estranged brother and dying father, where he learns that his life is plagued by events that occur on 11/11/11.
Style: surprise ending, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, danger, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults, church, estrangement, writer's life, sibling relationship, loss of faith, brother brother relationship, religion, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2011
Place: barcelona, barcelona spain, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%