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The House by the Edge of the Lake (1979)
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The House by the Edge of the Lake (1979)
Original name: Sensitività
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young university student "Lillian" (Fani) returns to her family's country villa near a lake where years earlier had mother drowned. She is supposedly researching a local legend, a witch called Kira and strange symbol associated with her.
Plot: incest, paranormal, death, pursuit, witch, paranormal phenomena, half sister, topless girl

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, suspense, scary and bleak films with plots about death, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, murder, pursuit, ghost and incest mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like The House by the Edge of the Lake: In Just the Wink of an Eye (1981), The Stone: No Soul Unturned (2011), The Terrible Two (2018), Bayou Horror Story (2017), Bell Witch Haunting (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
In Just the Wink of an Eye (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: About the incestuous obsession of a retired policeman Dadong Carandang (Silayan) for his daughter Mila (Santos). When she tells her father that she wishes to marry her boyfriend Noel (Ilagan) because she is pregnant, the news unleashes a series of ...
Plot: incest, suicide, murder, jealousy, love triangle, son in law
Place: the philippines
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95%
The Stone: No Soul Unturned (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Horror - A team of soul searchers uncover an ancient Stone and quickly all hell breaks loose as psychological and paranormal activity ensues. - Ade Andrews, Craig Dalziel, Corjan de Raaf
Style: psychotronic, satanic
Plot: paranormal, stone, pentagram, paranormal phenomena, ghost, ritual, seance, ufo, pursuit, mallet, soul music
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
The Terrible Two (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Albert and Rose Poe bought their dream house seven years ago in Greenfield, NC. They had no idea of the unspeakable horrors that took place in the house before they moved in. If they had known, then their children, Addi and Jade would still be ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: paranormal phenomena, paranormal, demon, faith, death, pursuit, doll, christianity
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Bayou Horror Story (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A paranormal investigator travels to the South to research a series of deaths connected to a supernatural curse haunting an old Louisiana family.
Style: suspense, cinema verite
Plot: found footage, hanged by the neck, supernatural, death, occult, haunted house, father son relationship, nature, paranormal, handheld camera, violence, paranormal phenomena ...
Place: louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Bell Witch Haunting (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The Bell Witch Haunting" is a powerful supernatural historic thriller based on terrifying actual events that took place in Robertson County, Tennessee from 1817 to 1821, in which a spirit tormented John Bell and his family, leaving him in a ...
Style: based on supposedly true story, psychotronic
Plot: witch, legend, poltergeist, halloween, revenge, unsolved mystery, paranormal, evil witch, ghost story, ghost, pursuit, paranormal phenomena
Time: 1800s
Place: tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 6.0
 20
GH5 (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the sudden loss of his fiancee Emma, Matt becomes obsessed with finding life after death. For seven years, Matt and his younger brother Michael visited over one hundred Ghost House cases in the U.S.- every one of them turning into a ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: scare, paranormal phenomena, murder, paranormal, ghost, death, young adult, fright
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 4.5
 64
Mantra 2 (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Music, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The movie is about engineer named Mantra, who shifts to Hyderabad after landing a job. When unidentified goons attempt to murder her, she seeks help from her friend.
Style: suspense, dark, psychotronic
Plot: pursuit, supernatural power, paranormal phenomena, night, death, street, terror, supernatural, land, ghost, sidewalk, professor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 3.2
 670
Ghosthunters (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When one of their own loses his wife and daughter at the hands of a serial killer, a team of ghost hunters is determined to capture the spirits of the loved ones so their spirits can finally rest in peace. But as the team goes deeper into the house, ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, serious, bleak
Plot: paranormal, serial killer, ghost, murder, clairvoyant, secret, paranormal phenomena, haunted house, blood splatter, gore, ghost hunter, daughter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 441
Char Man (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two friends visit fire-ravaged Ojai, California, intent on making a fake documentary about the infamous Ojai Vampire. However, things take a bizarre and frightening turn when they learn about a different local legend: The Char Man.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: forest, ghost story, paranormal, road trip, vampire, friends, found footage, paranormal phenomena
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Strange Circus (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The erotic novelist Taeko is writing a morbid story of a family destroyed by incest, murder and abuse. Her assistant, Yuji, sets on a mission to uncover the reality of this story, but the reality might be too much to bear.
Style: disturbing, rough, psychological, suspenseful, surreal ...
Plot: incest, child abuse, dysfunctional family, pedophile, father daughter incest, sexual abuse, innocence lost, school, prostitute, violence, incest rape, pedophilia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.5
 508
Hotel Fear (1978)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young girl and her mother run a hotel during the war. When the mother dies, the girl finds herself at the mercy of her sex-crazed guests. Soon enough, a cloaked figure starts killing off everyone that tries to harm her.
Style: gothic
Plot: hotel, switchblade, whodunit, voyeurism, looking through a keyhole, manipulation, crying male, overheard conversation, dance scene, narcissism, gramophone, nervous breakdown ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Giallo a Venezia (1979)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A couple is found dead in mysterious circumstances – there are some puzzling details concerning their murder. The detective inspector in charge of the case (Inspector DePaul – Jeff Blynn) is trying hard to understand the motives and, most of ...
Style: cult film, sexploitation film, sexy
Plot: forced prostitution, slasher, murder, illegal drugs, whodunit, anal rape, stabbed with scissors, burned to death, male masturbation, leg wound, cocaine, stabbed multiple times ...
Place: venice, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Ang Pagsanib kay Leah Dela Cruz (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lady cop who moves into a small town gets drawn to a case that involves a girl that's possessed by an evil spirit.
Style: suspense, disturbing, gothic, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: possession, supernatural power, female detective, exorcism, good versus evil, possessed girl, curse, religion, evil, nightmare, priest, occult ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.5
 230
They Returned (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 94 min.
Story: They Returned is a beautifully touching and unnerving story about the unexplained disappearance of three children, two boys and one girl, and their reappearance three days later in a semi-autistic state. Not even the children themselves are able to ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, bleak
Plot: murder, political corruption, abandoned hospital, missing child, paranormal, missing person, investigation, teacher, blood, strangulation, child, shower ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Shadow Within (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 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, winter, supernatural power, snow, ghost story, possession, children, seance, ghost, pursuit, funeral, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 203
Right to Kill? (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on true story of teens Richard and Deborah Jahnke charged in Wyoming for the killing of their abusive father.
Plot: incest, child molester, child molestation, teenage boy, murder, true crime, child abuse, shot to death, father son relationship, son murders father, patricide, death
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.3
 9K
Whispers (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young couple grieving the recent death of their daughter move to the countryside where they are haunted by their tragedy and a sinister darkness.
Style: psychological, suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: tragedy, countryside, paranormal phenomena, ghost, death, danger, evil spirit, moving, fear, pursuit, isolation, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.3
 24K
Friend Request (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Enjoying college life as a popular student, Laura shares everything with her more than 800 friends on Facebook. But one day, after accepting a friend request from a social outcast named Marina, Laura’s life is cursed...
Style: rough, scary, bleak, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: social network, internet, vengeful ghost, death, witch, college, social outcast, suicide, friendship, college student, facebook, psychotic ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 341
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, ghost, haunted house, loneliness, paranormal, technology, house, seance
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.4
 151
Les Abysses (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bourgeois family, who is harassed and humiliated, ruins their young maids without pay for several years.
Plot: death of daughter, death of mother, master servant relationship, incest, broken dish, surrealism, hate, corruption, servant, love, murder of mother, cruelty ...
Time: 1930s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Faith of Anna Waters (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Singapore, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When young and successful reporter Jamie finds out that her sister has died in mysterious circumstances, she travels to Singapore to uncover the truth. There, she discovers multiple deaths linked to her sister's and must join forces with her ...
Style: suspense, enigmatic, bleak, suspenseful, demonic ...
Plot: investigation, exorcism, death of sister, exorcist, hallucination, demonic possession, reporter, possessed human, paranormal, evil, loss of wife, death ...
Time: year 2014
Place: singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Viral Demon (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Viral Demon recording is a wakeup call to understand the truth of what’s happening to our world ever since the Viral Demon was accidentally released from its prison. Spread across the country, former college friends Kendra, AJ, Mar and Dwayne ...
Style: suspense, bleak, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: supernatural power, paranormal, demon, supernatural, possessed, paranormal phenomena, murder mystery, viral video, witchcraft, search, paranormal activity, webcam ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Kill the Fatted Calf and Roast It (1970)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After many years of living abroad, a troubled young man returns home due to the death of his father (who he suspects was actually murdered). He attempts to untangle that mystery while still carrying an unhealthy obsession toward his mother, who ...
Plot: incest, death, obsession, sibling relationship, curse, family curse, piano, private detective, fetish, doctor, sex scene, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Cold Blood Canyon (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Mr. and Mrs. Myers move into their highly coveted Beverly Hills home, they wonder why the price tag is too good to be true. Their daughter, Danielle, discovers the truth when a neighbor tells her one of the previous owners was murdered there ...
Style: scary, serious
Plot: murder, ghost, supernatural, danger, deadly, hollywood, teenage life, mystery, death, neighbor, sexual fantasy, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Alpha Delta Zatan (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Alpha Delta Zatan is set entirely within the claustrophobic confines of a frat house, the film follows the increased paranoia between members of a fraternity as they start to disappear at the hands of a masked killer.
Style: homoerotic, psychotronic
Plot: cult, stabbing, serial killer, paranormal, rugby player, muscle, screaming, athlete, man in underwear, dormitory, paranormal phenomena, one location ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Whispering Corridors (1998)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: While investigating the school files, the frightened teacher Mrs. Park startles and calls the young teacher Eun-young Hur, telling her that the deceased Jin-ju Jang is back. The line dies and Mrs. Park is attacked and killed by a ghost. On the next ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, enigmatic, bleak, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, friendship, high school, who done it, supernatural ability, paranormal, bullying, dark past, revenge, school, serial killer, sadism ...
Time: 90s
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Night Hair Child (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Oliver! star Mark Lester undertook a change of pace - and then some - with this uncomfortable, Bad Seed-like shocker. He plays Marcus, the preteen son of a recently-remarried, well-to-do writer, whose first wife (Marcus's mother) died a ...
Style: psychological thriller, psychotronic
Plot: bathtub, school expulsion, killer child, incest, scantily clad female, airport, female protagonist, postman, son murders mother, white panties, female nudity, manipulation ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Ghosts of Darkness (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two paranormal investigators are unexpectedly thrown together in the hope of solving a 100 year mystery. Locked for three nights in a house with a dark and unsettling past, the two investigators must put their differences to one side and work ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ghost hunter, paranormal, haunted house, pursuit, countryside, paranormal investigation, possession, paranormal phenomena
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.4
 115
Entity (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Eugene, a man dealing with the tragedy of his family's death by living at the vacation cabin that they last stayed, discovers he's completely snowbound. During Eugene's desperate attempts to dig himself out, he discovers he's not ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, danger, in the woods, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, fear, catholic priest
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
In the Folds of the Flesh (1970)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Horror
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The guests of a villa are killed off one by one by their hosts. Incest, decapitations and a cyanide bath feature amongst the other bizarre delights.
Style: cult film
Plot: house, black pantyhose, wig, faked death, female nudity, pantyhose, cyanide, incest, child rape, insanity, vulture, governess ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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