Movies like The Haunting of M.

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The Haunting of M. (1979)
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The Haunting of M. (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This ghost story, set at the turn of the century, centers on the plight of elderly dowager Marianna, who is tormented by the alleged specter of a young man roaming the corridors of her mansion. After spotting a face in an old photograph that seems to match the old woman's description of the "visitor", Marianna's sister decides to check things out and see if any of this is for real.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: female director, ghost, supernatural, actor, sister sister relationship, photograph, exorcism, supernatural power, mansion, murder, spinster, ancestor, sister, haunted house
Time: 1890s

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Most similar movies to The Haunting of M.

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, suspenseful, scary and serious films with plots about supernatural, supernatural power, ghost, murder, haunted house, occult and possession mostly in Horror genres. Some movies like The Haunting of M.: Ghost Story (1974), Beyond Evil (1980), Meatcleaver Massacre (1977), Carnage (1984), The House Where Death Lives (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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 ...
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95%
 3.9
 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
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79%
Meatcleaver Massacre (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four crazed killers, butchered his wife, son and daughter. From his hospital deathbed he called upon the power of the occult for revenge... And he got it, he really got it!
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: strangulation, professor, murder, slasher, knife, supernatural, actor, ghost, demon, murder of family, splatter, blood ...
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77%
 3.0
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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 ...
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The House Where Death Lives (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A nurse goes to a house to care for a crippled old man. Then people in the house start being murdered.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: nurse, murder, old man, mansion, supernatural, slasher, physical disability, house, supernatural power, death, knife, killer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 ...
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60%
 3.1
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Hell Asylum (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A desperate producer faced with unemployment has the ultimate reality television program ready to roll.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, suspense, psychological, bleak
Plot: ghost, haunted house, woman in danger, supernatural, deadly, gory, crimes, danger, supernatural power, death, murder, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The House of Seven Corpses (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A director is filming on location in a house where seven murders were committed. The caretaker warns them not to mess with things they do not understand (the murders were occult related), but the director wants to be as authentic as possible and has ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, filmmaking, haunted house, zombie, ghost, estate, curses spells and rituals, danger, deadly, supernatural power, film within a film, actor ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Nesting (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A writer suffering from agoraphobia rents an isolated house so she can concentrate on her writing. She doesn't know that the house is a former brothel, and is inhabited by the ghosts of dead prostitutes.
Style: serious, scary, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: ghost, haunted house, prostitute, supernatural, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief), agoraphobia, isolation, danger, writer's life, deadly, graphic violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 ⇓
50%
The Dead Want Women (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Beginning at a stylish mansion in the roaring 1920's, a socialite, flappers, and the men who love them come to their ultimate demise. These ghosts continue to haunt the mansion throughout the decade. Now they've come back to haunt and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, woman in danger, deadly, danger, violence spree, murder, mansion, hallucination, best friends, friends ...
Time: 1920s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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49%
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Dark Circles (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When new parents Alex and Penny retreat from the city and move into a place outside town, the stress and massive sleep-deprivation caused by their infant has both of them seeing things in the house that may or may not exist. Persistent sightings of ...
Style: scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, countryside, couples, danger, isolation, exorcism, paranormal investigation, death, family in danger, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Something Creeping in the Dark (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of stranded travelers takes refuge in an old abandoned house, only to find out that they are not the only residents of the building.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: possession, murder, rainstorm, ghost, stranded, haunted house, killer, fear, whodunit, supernatural power, seance, flood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.4
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Wake The Dead (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A college student called Victor wants to reverse death.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: seance, paranormal, haunted house, held captive, gas mask, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, medium, supernatural, priest, syringe, machete ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Edgar Allan Poe's Darkness (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a group of young actors adapt an Edgar Allan Poe tale into a theater production, the line between truth and fiction becomes terrifyingly blurred as elements from the harrowing story begin to bleed over into reality. The ensemble soon comes to ...
Style: low-budget
Plot: murder, death, ghost, surrealism, actor, blood, gore, nudity (full frontal - brief), theater, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Blood Beat (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman who lives in deer-hunting country in rural Wisconsin is possessed by the spirit of a Japanese samurai warrior.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: interrupted sex, sword, psychic power, samurai, female nudity, haunted house, gore, supernatural horror, sex scene, supernatural, possession, supernatural power ...
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47%
 3.1
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7 Below (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story centers on a group of strangers trapped in a time warp house where a terrible event transpired exactly 100 years prior.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, danger, confined, isolation, supernatural, murder, time warp, killer child, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Amityville 3-D (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: To debunk the Amityville house's infamous reputation and take advantage of a rock-bottom asking price, skeptical journalist John Baxter buys the place and settles in to write his first novel. But as soon as the ink on the deed has dried, people ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, cult film, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, burned alive, supernatural, island, good versus evil, deadly, strong violent content, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, imaginary ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
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Diary of a Necromancer (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Asher, a vampiric necromancer, saves a girl being targeted by three cannibalistic witches. The two team up to kill the degenerates not knowing that the witches have chosen Asher as their next target.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: black magic, witchcraft, witches, sister sister relationship, eyeball, violence, cannibalism, gore, vampire, supernatural, supernatural power, night ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Amityville Horror (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: George Lutz and his wife Kathleen, move into their Long Island dream house with their children only for their lives to be turned into a hellish nightmare. The legacy of a murder committed in the house gradually affects the family and a priest is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, murder, family in danger, paranormal, indian burial ground, haunted, danger, mystery, deadly, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974, year 1975
Place: long island, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
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Draugasaga (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: Iceland
Duration: 64 min.
Story: A young student starts working as a night watchman in the Icelandic TV-house which is supposed to be haunted. Together with a make-up girl working there, he pretends to be a red-haired ghost. But what started out as a joke, soon becomes no laughing ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ghost, tv station, female ghost, supernatural, elevator, bus, sledgehammer, supernatural power, television studio, night watchman, night
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Legacy of Satan (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: A satanic cult chooses an unwitting young girl as its new queen
Style: psychotronic
Plot: stabbed in the back, satanism, cult, murder, ritual, satanist, sword, pendant, throat slitting, blood drinking, supernatural, supernatural power ...
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38%
Spirits Among Us (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Mark, Janice and their young daughter Julie have lived in their home about two months. Strange things begin to happen, first just annoying, then becoming terrifying. Television sets go on and off by themselves, strange noises in the attic, movement ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, bleak, suspenseful, christian film ...
Plot: supernatural power, haunted house, good versus evil, husband wife relationship, demon, christian, pursuit, pastor, supernatural, nightmare, moving, video camera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Demon Lover (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A group of teenagers hanging around a cemetery get involved with a satanic priest who calls up a demon from hell.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: cult, supernatural, satanism, revenge, violence, death, arrow, demon, supernatural power, sex, occult, murder ...
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38%
Within These Walls (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A prisoner in her own home, a captive in her own body. Assaulted and trapped with no one to hear her cries for help... and knowing no one will believe her if they do. This is the terrifying reality Alaina finds herself in when she moves in to the ...
Style: psychological
Plot: ghost, haunted house, trapped, assault
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Satan's Black Wedding (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: A man travels to another city for his sister's funeral to try to find out why she killed herself. He discovers that she is actually a vampire and returns from the dead to take revenge on her family.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: funeral, vampire, satanist, ritual, rat, brother sister relationship, supernatural, slasher, suicide, priest, satanism, undead ...
Time: year 1974
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36%
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The Dark Power (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The spirits of dead Indians are haunting a couple's house, and they call in an exorcist, whose trademark is a black whip, to get rid of them.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: ghost, zombie, supernatural, haunted house, americana, gory, racism, escapades, rivalry, deadly, supernatural ability, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Eko Eko Azarak II (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Kimika Yoshino returns in this prequel to 'Wizard of Darkness' to play Misa Kuroi before she was famous, or at least before she realized she was a witch. 'Birth of the Wizard' begins in Meiji-era Japan, in a village of former ...
Plot: female director, supernatural, dismemberment, black magic, corpse, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Bloody Exorcism of Coffin Joe (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Brazil
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The director José Mojica Marins travels to spend Christmas with friends in the small farm where they live and write the story of his next film. However, he observes eerie things in the house, with his friends being possessed one by one by some ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: exorcism, supernatural, possession, tarantula, violence, insanity, occult, cannibal, nudity (full frontal - brief), supernatural power, gore, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Doctor Death: Seeker of Souls (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: John Considine plays the flamboyant Dr. Death, a thousand-year-old magician who has mastered he art of transferring souls from one body to another and thereby manages to perpetuate himself by jumping from one body to the next. Apparently the Doc is ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, decapitation, murder, magician, mad scientist, violence, spirit, immortality, doctor, transplant, death, supernatural power ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%