Movies like Children of the Devil

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Children of the Devil (1989)
 5.7
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Children of the Devil (1989)
Original name: Anak Ng Demonyo
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Philippines
Story: a film by Mauro Gia Samonte.
Plot: devil, cave, love triangle, hypnosis, baptism, cemetery, bicycle, mansion, sacrifice, father son relationship, horn, wind, nanny, camping, blindness, ritual, godfather, teddy bear, priest, baby born, videotaping, blind girl, balcony, umbilical cord, crib ...

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Most similar movies to Children of the Devil

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and atmospheric films with plots about supernatural power, supernatural, monster, transformation, priest, surrealism and demon mostly in Drama, Horror and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Children of the Devil: Kokak (1989), Don't Awaken the Dead (1987), The Keep (1983), Tarot (2009), Two Orphan Vampires (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Kokak (1989)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Philippines
Story: a film by Leroy Salvador.
Plot: frog, old lady, forest, hunter, waterfall, quicksand, snake, sex scene, curse
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Don't Awaken the Dead (1987)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Robertito falls in love with Helen. Gabriel is jealous of his brother being the favorite son of their mother so he makes Helen fall in love to him. Robertito is heartbroken. Aurora asks Julie, who is in love with Robertito, to bring comfort and love ...
Plot: doctor, fame, picnic, grand piano, thunder, cut, brother brother relationship, mercedes benz, mirror, crucifix, corpse, antique ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.7
 11K
The Keep (1983)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Nazis take over an ancient fortress that contains a mysterious entity that wreaks havoc and death upon them.
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, world war two, demon, ss, mountain, village, national socialism, heroes, danger, prison, village life, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: year 1941, 80s
Place: germany, romania, transylvania, black sea, bucharest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.6
 45
Tarot (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young woman uses her grandmother's tarot cards to find her missing boyfriend.
Plot: tarot card, tarot cards, rescue mission, religious cult, hiking, ghost, tarot, playing card, pregnancy, ritual, mass suicide, hospital
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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The Mysterious World of Elias Paniki (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Philippines
Story: A vampire hunter who has the quest to kill vampires.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: jeep, candle, werewolf, banana, amulet, demonic possession, supernatural, long hair, spear, cave, vampire, death of parent ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Two Orphan Vampires (1997)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A pair of teenage girls, who are blind by day, but when the sun goes down, they roam the streets to quench their thirst for blood.
Style: sexual, scary, serious, sexy, atmospheric
Plot: vampire, orphan, destiny, family relations, clergy, gays and lesbians, deadly, love affair, siblings relations, chaos and mayhem, adoption, howling ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.1
 1K
Meridian (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Catherine Bomarzini returns to the family castle in Italy after her father's death and gets caught in the web of a mysterious love triangle: a man who is at times repulsive, at others enchanting; and a creature of the night whose gentle eyes ...
Style: gothic, sexy, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: monster rape, curse, ghost, castle, monster, woman in danger, supernatural, mystery, human becoming an animal, destiny, fall in love, love triangle ...
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.0
 2K
Zombi Child (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Haiti, 1962: A man is brought back from the dead only to be sent to the living hell of the sugarcane fields. In Paris, 55 years later, at the prestigious Légion d’honneur boarding school, a Haitian girl confesses an old family secret to a group ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: sisterhood, girls' boarding school, voodoo, piano, classroom, cemetery, funeral, boarding school, handball, singing, male nudity, shower ...
Time: year 1980, year 1962, 2010s
Place: haiti
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Haunted (1991)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When the Smurl family moves into a duplex, they find out it's haunted.
Style: disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic
Plot: haunted house, ghost, demon, supernatural power, demonic possession, husband wife relationship, paranormal activity, possessed human, priest, new house, paranormal investigation, poltergeist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 8.0
 16K
Kwaidan (1964)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 183 min.
Story: Taking its title from an archaic Japanese word meaning "ghost story," this anthology adapts four folk tales. A penniless samurai marries for money with tragic results. A man stranded in a blizzard is saved by Yuki the Snow Maiden, but his ...
Style: anthology, atmospheric, bleak, scary, serious ...
Plot: samurai, ghost, monk, spirit, supernatural, escapades, secret identity, heroes, materialism, betrayal, husband wife relationship, painting ...
Time: 19th century, 17th century, middle ages, 13th century, 11th century ...
Place: japan, asia, kyoto japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.4
 271
The Forest (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Thailand
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A new teacher arrives at a small village in rural Thailand. He has just left the monkhood and has taken a job at the local school in a quest to discover life outside the monastery. He finds that one of his pupils is a mute girl who is being bullied ...
Plot: children, fire, axe, school, forest, ghost, cave, bullying, new teacher
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Hourglass Sanatorium (1973)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Poland
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Set in pre- World War II era. A young man is on a strange train to see his dying father in a sanatorium. But the place is going to ruin and recalls a lot of memories from the past. He is beset by soldiers from the past, colonial black mercenaries, ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, bleak, mind bending, surreal ...
Plot: time travel, haunted by the past, parents and children, changing the past or future, imaginary, hopes, train travel, train ride, metaphysics, alternate dimension, alternate reality, death ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Nazareno Cruz and the Wolf (1975)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Fantasy
Country: Argentina
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Nazareno Cruz is the seventh son of a couple living in a high mountain village. According to a myth, a seventh son will become a wolf on nights of the full moon. Everyone in the village is relieved when this doesn't happen. The boy grows up and ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: supernatural power, transformation, werewolf, love, deal with the devil, monster, devil, folklore, supernatural, curse, myth, occult ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.5
 273
The Monk (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ambrosio (Franco Nero) is a monk who is sexually tempted by an emissary of the Devil, a young girl in monk's robes. After he has committed numerous crimes, it appears that he will be caught and punished by the Inquisition. Instead, he signs up ...
Plot: devil, inquisition, monastery, monk, sexuality, temptation, sorceress, female nudity, black magic, nipples, knife, breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.5
 220K
It Chapter Two (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Because every 27 years evil revisits the town of Derry, Maine, it chapter two brings the chapters - who've long since gone their separate ways - back together as adults, nearly three decades after the events of the first film.
Style: scary, suspense, macabre, slasher, epic ...
Plot: clown, killer clown, evil, evil clown, inhaler, asthma, creature, fear, kids in trouble, killing spree, good versus evil, giant ...
Time: 2010s, year 1989, year 2016, 80s
Place: maine, usa, new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.0
 10K
Heartless (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story follows Jamie, a troubled young man with a birthmark on his face, which has left him feeling isolated and fearful, hiding from the world outside. He lives in the East End of London, an area notorious for its violent hooded gangs. According ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, scary, surreal ...
Plot: evil force, social decay, vengeance, moral dilemma, human nature, rivalry, life is a bitch, gang, crimes, graphic violence, social misfits, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
 169
Dream City (1973)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: West Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A married couple of artists move to a utopian town known for its absolute freedom, but behind the surface perversion and violence are spreading.
Plot: city, explosion, destruction, dwarf, small town, invitation, airplane, husband wife relationship, dream, desert, male female relationship, abstract art ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.7
 329
Leonor (1975)
Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Horror
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Richard is a medieval nobleman. After his first wife dies in an accident and is buried in the family vault, he remarries and has children by his second wife. A mad longing for his first wife Leonor comes over him, and he sells his soul to the devil ...
Style: gothic horror
Plot: vampire, insanity, castle, tomb, deal with the devil, storage unit, medieval, possession, murder, love, occult, ghost ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 6.4
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Tale of Tales (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy, France, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: From the bitter quest of the Queen of Longtrellis, to two mysterious sisters who provoke the passion of a king, to the King of Highhills obsessed with a giant Flea, these tales are inspired by the fairytales by Giambattista Basile.
Style: dark fantasy, disturbing, surreal, stylized, fairy tale ...
Plot: witch, medieval, violence, circus, magic, imagination, obsession, castle, ogre, twins, king, greed ...
Time: 17th century
Place: italy, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Shake Rattle and Roll 12 (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The first episode "Mamanyiika" plays on the words "mama" and "manyika" which literally means "mother doll". The story of a possessed doll. The second episode, is the tale of three girls, one of them the apple ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, anthology, exciting
Plot: mental institution, mental patient, missing person, dysfunctional family, cannibalism, death, underwater, camera, soul mate, wheelchair, monster, ocean ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Queen of the Damned (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Lestat de Lioncourt is awakened from his slumber. Bored with his existence, he has now become this generation's new Rock God. While in the course of time, another has arisen, Akasha, the Queen of the Vampires and the Dammed. He wants immortal ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, immortality, goth, fatal attraction, rock star, supernatural, danger, music, supernatural ability, loneliness, vampirism ...
Time: 18th century, 2000s, 1780s
Place: california, england, usa, europe, egypt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Company of Wolves (1984)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An adaptation of Angela Carter's fairy tales. Young Rosaleen dreams of a village in the dark woods, where Granny tells her cautionary tales in which innocent maidens are tempted by wolves who are hairy on the inside. As Rosaleen grows into ...
Style: dark fantasy, gothic, fairy tale, surreal, gothic horror ...
Plot: werewolf, beast, woman in danger, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, legends and myths, supernatural, danger, mind game, dangerous animal, imaginary, stalking ...
Time: 18th century, 80s, 20th century, 1700s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.5
 92
Lord Shango (1975)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A tribal priest returns from the dead to take his revenge on non-believers.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: zombie, drowning, christianity, baptism, tribe, priest, daughter, reanimation, culture clash, faith, superstition, cult ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 15K
A Dark Song (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A determined young woman and a damaged occultist risk their lives and souls to perform a dangerous ritual that will grant them what they want.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, british horror
Plot: occult, black magic, ritual, angel, supernatural, loss of son, demon, isolated house, loss of child, mansion, ghosts, female protagonist ...
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.5
 629
The Dead One (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Trapped between the living and the dead, Diego de la Muerte fights to rescue his soul from the evil god of death that controls him. But a bigger battle awaits him when the Aztec god demands the soul of Maria, the girlfriend Diego left behind.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, psychological, rough ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, ghost, good versus evil, rescue, danger, moral dilemma, introspection, rivalry, destiny, deadly, supernatural, sacrifice ...
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 7K
Spiral (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a small town in Japan, Kirie comes upon her boyfriend's father silently videotaping a snail. Later, the mans obsession with spirals becomes more and more bizarre, ending in his suicide in a washing machine which turn his body into a spiral. ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, small town, supernatural, mystery, deadly, danger, curses spells and rituals, insanity, transformation, survival horror, curse, vortex ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Count Dracula (1971)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Czech television production of Dracula that is very faithful to Bram Stoker's novel.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: vampire, mansion, englishman abroad, female vampire, coach, possession, vampire hunter, dracula, briton abroad, wolf, bat, castle
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.3
 6K
Viy (1967)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A young priest is ordered to preside over the wake of a witch in the church of a remote village. This means spending three nights alone with the corpse with only his faith to protect him.
Style: scary, dark fantasy, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Plot: supernatural, witch, curses spells and rituals, surrealism, good versus evil, supernatural ability, danger, church, escapades, evil dead, priest, clergy ...
Place: russia, ukraine, kiev ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.2
 823
Anandabhadram (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In the ancient village of Shivapuram, little Ananthan hears a tale from his mother, Gayathri (Revathi). She tells him that his family comes from a line of powerful magicians, and they are responsible for protecting nagamanikyam, a jewel on a ...
Style: suspense, enigmatic, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, ritual, black magic, reincarnation, village, spirit, wish fulfillment, snake, magic, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.6
 5K
The Dark (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Austria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A murderous, flesh-eating undead young girl haunting the remote stretch of woods where she was murdered decades earlier, discovers a kidnapped and abused boy hiding in the trunk of one of her victim’s cars. Her decision to let the boy live throws ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense
Plot: zombie, blind character, girl, forest, friendship, uncover truth, fear, suicide, loneliness, mystery, desperation, small town ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%