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The Haunting of Helen Walker (1995)
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The Haunting of Helen Walker (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: TV remake of the Henry James' classic tale "Turn of the Screw", with changes in location and character names. A live in nanny discovers two children haunted by the spirits and deeds of their former care givers.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ghost, supernatural, children, pursuit, supernatural power, mansion, governess, brother sister relationship, dead child, haunted house, possession

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Most similar movies to The Haunting of Helen Walker

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, suspenseful, serious and scary films with plots about ghost, supernatural power, supernatural, haunted house, possession, pursuit and mansion mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Haunting of Helen Walker: The Turn Of The Screw (1974), Turn of the Screw (1985), The Turn of the Screw (1992), The Turn of the Screw (2009), The Turn of the Screw (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Turn Of The Screw (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An English governess is hired to take care of two adorable orphans, who turn out to be not exactly what they seem to be.
Style: psychotronic, macabre
Plot: possession, pursuit, english, boy, possessed human, obsession, good versus evil, governess, evil, mansion, orphan, occult ...
Time: victorian era
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95%
Turn of the Screw (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Spanish version of Henry James' classic tale "Turn of the Screw".
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, sexual, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, mansion, children, family relations, estate, religions or cults, clergy, master and servant, nanny, society, male homosexuality ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Turn of the Screw (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman is hired by a wealthy but sinister man to tutor his two children at the family's isolated estate. When the woman gets there, she finds that the two children are not quite what they seem to be--in fact, they are possessed by the ...
Style: serious, scary, mind bending, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, ghost, possession, pursuit, governess, isolation, supernatural, youth, danger, estate, gory, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Turn of the Screw (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young governess, Ann, is sent to a country house to take care of two orphans, Miles and Flora. Soon after her arrival, Miles is expelled from boarding school. Although charmed by her young charge, she secretly fears there are ominous reasons ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, mind bending, psychotronic
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, mystery, nanny, mentally unstable, repression, estate, governess, children, power relations, master and servant ...
Time: victorian era, 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 19th century ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Turn of the Screw (1999)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A governess put in charge of two young children begins to see the ghost of her dead predecessor.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, serious, tense ...
Plot: nanny, governess, ghost, possession, pursuit, curses spells and rituals, youth, mysterious character, family problems, family relations, couples, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.8
 11K
Malevolent (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A brother-sister team who fake paranormal encounters for cash get more than they bargained for when a job at a haunted estate turns very, very real.
Style: psychotronic, mysterious, enigmatic, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghosts, haunted house, supernatural, car accident, pursuit, brother sister relationship, supernatural power, mental illness, hallucination, family business, friendship, ghost ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
This House Possessed (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After having a nervous breakdown, a rock singer has to spend some time in hospital. A private nurse is hired, and with her he buys a new house, a fantastic house in the country. The nurse, Sheila, can't remember the first years of her life, but ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: mental institution, possession, secret, retreat, mirror, haunted house, supernatural, house, celebrity, supernatural power, cat, spirit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 63K
The Awakening (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: 1921 England is overwhelmed by the loss and grief of World War I. Hoax exposer Florence Cathcart (Hall) visits a boarding school to explain sightings of a child ghost.
Style: suspenseful, scary, twist ending, psychological, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, ghosts, haunted house, boarding school life, afterlife, boarding school, investigation, fear, haunted by the past, teacher, uncover truth ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 20s, post world war one
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Evil Stalks This House (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jack Palance stars as a self-serving, abusive boor who becomes stranded (along with his two children) by a thunderstorm, forcing them to take shelter in an isolated country estate owned by a group of mysterious and wealthy old dowagers. Seeing a ...
Plot: supernatural power, drifter, satanism, mansion, occult, snake, robbery, satanic ritual, curse, children, cult, attic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Shadow Within (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Little Maurice Dumont lives with his mother in a village in the mountains. His twin brother Jacques died at birth. But Maurice told that he could speak with Jacques. The doctor, Dr. Prevost and her husband, who teaches at the local school, are of ...
Plot: paranormal phenomena, snow, mother child relationship, death, bruise, ghost story, winter, funeral, photo shoot, possession, children, seance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Daughter of the Mind (1969)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A professor of cybernetics comes to believe that his dead daughter is communicating with him from the netherworld. |
Style: psychotronic
Plot: dead daughter, supernatural, ghost, cybernetics, supernatural power, cold war, seance, spirit, destroying evidence, taxi, phone booth, poison gas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Presence of Mind (1999)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Henry James' classic tale of terror The Turn of the Screw receives yet another screen adaptation in this thriller shot in Spain. A young woman (Sadie Frost) is hired to serve as a governess for two children, Miles and Flora (Nilo Mur and Ella ...
Style: gothic, scary, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: haunted by the past, supernatural, ghost, mystery, death in the family, family in danger, woman in danger, mysterious character, master and servant, family relations, family problems, haunted house ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, 20th century, victorian
Place: england, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: ghost, newlywed, pursuit, supernatural power, couples, electrocuted, demon, gore, murder, married couple, haunted house, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
In a Dark Place (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Luxembourg, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The disturbed arts teacher, Anna Veigh, is hired by Mr. Laing as a governess to raise Flora and her brother Miles. Anna believes that the ghosts of the former governess, Miss Jessel, and housekeeper, Peter Quint, are in the property haunting the ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: ghost, nanny, orphan, sexual abuse, mystery, supernatural, life is a bitch, mentally unstable, family in danger, school, curses spells and rituals, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.8
 410
Ghost Story (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Several old college friends converge at a mansion, ostensibly for a pleasant reunion. Larry Dann, the most easygoing of the bunch, comes to the conclusion that all is not well in the old dark house. For one thing, he's run across several people ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: reunion, mansion, guest, holiday, college, ghost, murder, country house, supernatural power, actor, time travel, haunted house ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 637
Beyond Evil (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An architect and his wife moves into a house with a bloody past and a 100 year old ghost, who possesses the wife.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: magic, murder, voodoo, occult, witch, possession, supernatural power, honeymoon, haunted house, mansion, revenge, ghost
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Stone Tape (1972)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A research team from an electronics company move into an old Victorian house to start work on finding a new recording medium. When team member Jill Greeley witnesses a ghost, team director Peter Brock decides not only to analyse the apparition, ...
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural, h.p. lovecraft, ghost, supernatural power, computer, scientist, staircase
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.8
 4K
We Go On (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: WE GO ON tells the story of one man's quest to find out if there is more out there after we die. Paralyzed by his fear of dying, Miles Grissom offers a cash reward to the first person who can show him a ghost, an angel, a demon anything that ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, scary, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural power, murder, ghost, medium, pursuit, fear of death, supernatural, life after death
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Nightcomers (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Prequel to the Henry James classic "Turn of the Screw" about the events leading up to the deaths of Peter Quint and Ms. Jessel, and the the slow corruption of the children in their care.
Style: realistic, serious, gothic, scary, sexy ...
Plot: bondage, obsession, sexual abuse, nanny, orphan, ghost, exploitation, murder, evil, children, mansion, masochist ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.8
 27K
The Innocents (1961)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young governess for two children becomes convinced that the house and grounds are haunted.
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, old mansion, haunted house, estate, child in peril, orphan, governess, pursuit, possession, mystery, ghost, nanny ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, victorian era, 1890s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.9
 397
London Voodoo (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When ambitious analyst Lincoln Mathers (played by Doug Cockle) relocates his family from New York to London, his wife Sarah (Sara Stewart) discovers a new disturbing power and becomes hostage to an ancient spirit. As Mathers notices that the family ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, scary, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, possession, nanny, voodoo, deadly, curses spells and rituals, couple relations, family relations, couples, ghost, mysterious character, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, europe, new york, england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The House That Would Not Die (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A tale of witchcraft, black magic and a haunted house in the Amish country.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural horror, bible, sports car, seance, pocket watch, possession, hidden room, mace
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Glimpse (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Morten is a young medical student who's Japanese girlfriend dies under mysterious circumstances. When strange things begin to happen around him, he tries to find out who she really was. He discovers that her family is haunted by a curse, a ...
Style: psychotronic, bleak, scary, suspense
Plot: supernatural, ghost, good versus evil, able to see the dead, nightmare, curse, father son relationship, supernatural power, hospital, death, fear, drowning ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Poltergeist (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Legendary filmmaker Sam Raimi and director Gil Kenan reimagine and contemporize the classic tale about a family whose suburban home is invaded by angry spirits. When the terrifying apparitions escalate their attacks and take the youngest daughter, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: supernatural, poltergeist, ghost, haunted house, family relations, child in peril, chaos and mayhem, danger, chaos, human host, family in danger, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Out of the Dark (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates, Colombia, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple and their daughter moves to Colombia to take over a family manufacturing plant, only to realize their new home is haunted.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, dark, sinister
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, family in danger, supernatural, danger, couples, family relations, parents and children, family problems, legends and myths, couple relations, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Ouija House (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A graduate student, who is trying to finish the last of her research on a book project that she hopes will help her down-on-her-luck mother, brings friends to a house with a dark past, where they soon unwittingly summon an evil entity who makes the ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, macabre, serious, melancholic ...
Plot: ouija board, paranormal activity, fear, spiritualism, seance, supernatural power, supernatural, ghost, danger, medium, curses spells and rituals, board game ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 ⇓
33%
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 350
Interior (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: What starts as a simple paranormal investigation inside a mundane Florida house soon becomes a terrifying experience through the unknown and beyond.
Plot: pursuit, entity, haunted house, loneliness, paranormal, ghost, technology, house, seance
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Cruise Into Terror (1978)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An Egyptian sarcophagus that is cargo on a pleasure cruise ship has a secret - it contains the son of Satan, and its effects start to make the ship's passengers behave strangely.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: sunken treasure, mummy, priest, possession, underwater, scuba diver, scuba diving, ghost, supernatural power, rage, underwater scene, vacation ...
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Under the Mill (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: ONCE A YEAR THE AMATEUR GHOST GROUP "GHOST CONS" GET TOGETHER TO ILLEGALLY BREAK INTO A KNOWN HAUNTED LOCATION TO EXPLORE- THIS TIME IT IS THE HAUNTED MILL,WELL BUDDY THE KLOWN AND HIS BROTHERS KUTTER, and KILLY BILLY IS UP TO IT AGAIN, ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: haunted, alcohol, pursuit, supernatural, ghost, killer, death, supernatural power, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%