Movies like The Witch 1966

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The Witch (1966)
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The Witch (1966)
Original name: La strega in amore
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A historian goes to a castle library to translate some ancient erotic literature. While there he discovers what he believes to be supernatural forces at work.
Style: gothic, suspense, gothic horror, psychotronic, noir
Plot: witch, witchcraft, love triangle, castle, potion, witch burning, selfish woman, boy meets girl, narcissistic woman, italian gothic, greenhouse, newspaper ad

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Most similar movies to The Witch

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out gothic, psychotronic, suspense and gothic horror films with plots about witch, witchcraft, supernatural, supernatural power, murder, italian gothic and ghost mostly in Horror, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Witch: The Long Hair of Death (1965), An Angel for Satan (1966), Crypt of the Vampire (1964), The Murder Clinic (1966), The Virgin of Nuremberg (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Long Hair of Death (1965)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a 15th-century feudal village, a woman is accused of witchcraft and put to death. Her beautiful older daughter knows the real reason for the execution lies in the lord's sexual desire for her mother. After confronting the lord on the matter, ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: witchcraft, witch, execution, supernatural, medieval, female villain, revenge, supernatural horror, superstition, supernatural power, revenge from beyond the grave, italian gothic
Time: 15th century
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95%
An Angel for Satan (1966)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the end of the 19th century, in a little Italian village by a lake an old statue is recovered. Soon a series of crimes start and the superstitious people of the village believe that the statue carries an ancient malediction
Style: gothic, sexy, suspense, gothic horror, psychotronic
Plot: ghost, village, lake, mishap, witchcraft, cult, curse, teacher, succubus, chess, demon, supernatural ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Crypt of the Vampire (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Count Karnstein sends for a doctor to help his sick daughter Laura. Her nurse believes she is possessed by the spirit of a dead ancestor;Carmilla. A young woman becomes intrigued by the mysterious deaths surrounding Laura after a carriage accident ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, suspense, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: female vampire, vampire, castle, monster, curse, supernatural power, family curse, crypt, witch, witchcraft, executioner, a vision ...
Time: 19th century, 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Murder Clinic (1966)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Patients and those working in an isolated mental hospitals are murdered, one by one, by a madman lurking in the corridors
Style: gothic, slasher, gothic horror, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, crazy, nurse, mental institution, hospital, murder, italian gothic, foot chase, french giallo, straight razor
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Terror-Creatures from the Grave (1965)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An attorney arrives at a castle to settle the estate of its recently deceased owner. The owner's wife and daughter reveal that he was someone who was able to summon the souls of ancient plague victims and, in fact, his spirit was roaming the ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, lawyer, witchcraft, revenge, plague, occult, grave, vampire, living dead, lightning, disease, dead woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Virgin of Nuremberg (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Women are being tortured to death with various torture devices in the dungeon of an old castle by a deformed, hooded, holocaust survivor.
Style: gothic, gothic horror, macabre, psychotronic
Plot: torture chamber, castle, murder, skull, fire, disfigurement, nazi, rat, operation, female nudity, flashback, iron maiden ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Kill Baby, Kill (1966)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An 18th century European village is haunted by the ghost of a murderous little girl.
Style: scary, gothic, psychological, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, investigation, uncover truth, village, haunted by the past, vengeance, mysterious character, witch, mystery, evil child, ghost, serial killer ...
Time: victorian era, 20th century
Place: europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Woman in Black (1989)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When a friendless old widow dies in the seaside town of Crythin, a young solicitor is sent by his firm to settle the estate. The lawyer finds the townspeople reluctant to talk about or go near the woman's dreary home and no one will explain or ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, atmospheric, scary, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, afterlife, uncover truth, mysterious character, mystery, haunted by the past, who done it, murder, small town life, funeral ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, edwardian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Ghost (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman and her lover murder her husband, a doctor. Soon, however, strange things start happening, and they wonder if they really killed him, or if he is coming back from the dead to haunt them.
Style: gothic, gothic horror, suspense, psychotronic, cult movie cast
Plot: ghost, revenge, perversion, housekeeper, mansion, crypt, safe, last will and testament, seance, skull, irony, poison ...
Time: 19th century
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Torture Chamber of Dr. Sadism (1967)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: West Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In the Olden Tymes, Count Regula is drawn and quartered for killing twelve virgins in his dungeon torture chamber. Thirty-five years later, he comes back to seek revenge on the daughter of his intended thirteenth victim and the son of his prosecutor ...
Style: gothic, suspense, macabre, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: torture device, snake, supernatural, vengeance, zombie, german history, witch, haunted house, monster, forest, public execution, fake priest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Night of the Devils (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Night of the Devils is an Italian vampire thriller with a remarkably good pedigree. The script is based on The Wurdalak, a short story by A.K. Tolstoy. The central character is the patriarch of a wealthy family who fears that he will show up one day ...
Style: gothic, serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: vampire, supernatural, zombie, witch, witchcraft, forest, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, deadly creature, survival, escapades, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Doll of Satan (1969)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Elizabeth travels to the family castle to hear her uncle's will. Once there, she encounters a crazy woman in a wheelchair, a murderer and has nightmares about the legendary ghost who is said to be in the castle. As if that were not bad enough, ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror
Plot: erotica, inheritance, castle, murder, woman in a wheelchair, erotic dream, last will and testament, italian gothic, will, bare breasts, drugged drink
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Witchmaker (1969)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A psychic researcher and his assistants investigate a series of murders of beautiful young women.
Style: satanic, twist ending, psychotronic
Plot: witchcraft, satanism, swamp, serial killer, witch, supernatural, murder, warlock, investigation, ritual murder, occult, sorcerer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Night of the Werewolf (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An evil witch brings back to life the infamous Elizabeth Bathory, who was executed several hundred years previously for murdering young woman and bathing in their blood.
Style: gothic, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: werewolf, monster, occult, witch, wolf, locket, gay, witchcraft, castle, grave, satanism, female nudity ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Lovers of the Lord of the Night (1986)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Venusita falls in love with the son of a wealthy family whose mother sends her son off to the United States in order to keep the two apart. Not to be rejected so easily, Venusita visits Saurina the sorceress who comes up with a spell that kills off ...
Style: satanic, psychotronic
Plot: occult, witchcraft, witch, mother, murder, supernatural, spell, sorcerer, satanism, devil worship, supernatural power, bare breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Sex of the Witch (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An old man dies and as his relatives await their dosh they start getting killed, sort of by a witch!
Style: gothic, sexploitation film
Plot: witch, erotica, murder, possession, castle, lgbt, sexploitation, exploitation, inheritance, curse, threesome, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Witchouse III: Demon Fire (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A young woman leaves her abusive boyfriend to go and stay with her two best friends, documentary makers Stevie & Rose. After an evening of sipping wine in the hot-tub, the three women decide to dabble in a bit of black magic as part of ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, psychotronic, twist ending
Plot: witch, death, girlfriend, abusive boyfriend, sex, seance, supernatural, female nudity, evil spirit, witchcraft, evil witch, beach house ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Witch's Daughter (1988)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A beautiful model is possessed by her dead mother, an Indonesian female ghost, which takes revenge on the people who exposed her.
Plot: possession, model, black magic, witch, witchcraft, suicide, hanging, decapitation, revenge, ghost
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Nest (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Samuel is a paraplegic young boy living with his mother Elena in "Lake manor," an isolated mansion surrounded by woods. With the strict prohibition to walk away from the mansion, stuck in a family routine, Samuel grows serene but ...
Style: suspense, gothic, disturbing, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: disabled child, overprotective mother, family secret, isolated house, boy girl relationship, zombie, doctor, teenage girl, mansion, runaway, evil mother, anxiety ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
You Won't Be Alone (2022)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Australia, UK, Serbia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In an isolated mountain village in 19th century Macedonia, a young feral witch accidentally kills a peasant. She assumes the peasant's shape to see what life is like in her skin, igniting a deep seated curiosity to experience life inside the ...
Style: suspense, slasher, scary, gothic horror, psychological ...
Audience: date night
Plot: witch, witchcraft, demonic possession, mountain, shapeshifting, witch burning, sacrifice, mute, forest, sexual assault, male nudity, male full rear nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 19th century
Place: macedonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
House Of Witchcraft (1989)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A man recently discharged from hospital after suffering what appears to be a nervous breakdown, is taken to a remote Italian villa by his strangely-behaving wife. But he has strong premonitions that the house is possessed by some force of ...
Style: splatter
Plot: nightmare, witch, recurring dream, transformation, werewolf, witchcraft, car accident, dog, suicide, decapitation, supernatural power, dog attack ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Haunting (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dr. Markway, doing research to prove the existence of ghosts, investigates Hill House, a large, eerie mansion with a lurid history of violent death and insanity.
Style: gothic, gothic horror, suspense, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, supernatural horror, ghost, lesbian, old dark house, research, obsession, disappearance, lesbianism, parapsychology, isolation ...
Time: 1940s, 19th century, 20th century, 1870s, 60s
Place: new england, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Power of Fear (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Russia
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The horror story based on Nikolai Gogol novel.
Style: enigmatic, exciting, psychological, suspense
Plot: witch, small town, priest, police, journalist
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Baron Blood (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man, Peter, returns to Austria in search of his heritage. There he visits the castle of an ancestor, a sadistic Baron who was cursed to a violent death by a witch whom the Baron had burned at the stake. Peter reads aloud the incantation that ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: afterlife, ghost, supernatural, witchcraft, good versus evil, chase, hotel, murder, investigation, hanging, castle, curse ...
Time: contemporary, 15th century, 70s
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Rows (2015)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Rows is a psychological thriller, a Gothic fantasy inspired by Grimm's tales. A young woman, Rose, is tasked by her developer father to deliver an eviction notice to a reclusive woman in a ramshackle farmhouse. The woman has strange powers, ...
Style: gothic, scary, fairy tale, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: witch, curse, abduction, supernatural power, surrealism, supernatural, spell, demon, characters in danger, murder, rescue, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Witchboard 2 (1993)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A beautiful young woman starts receiving messages through a ouija board, claiming to be from the former occupant of her apartment. The former tenant claims she's been murdered, but there's no record of a murder or even her death.
Style: psychological, mind bending, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: witch, witchcraft, murder, supernatural, supernatural being, riddles and clues, curses spells and rituals, crimes, supernatural ability, mystery, female protagonist, artist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Werewolf in a Girls' Dormitory (1961)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy, Austria
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The new science teacher Dr. Julian Olcott with a mysterious past arrives in an institutional boarding school for troublemaker girls. Along the night, the intern Mary Smith, who is blackmailing another teacher - Sir Alfred Whiteman - with some love ...
Style: gothic, psychotronic, suspense, gothic horror, serious ...
Plot: werewolf, wolf, school, murder, human becoming an animal, stalking, deadly creature, mystery, investigation, supernatural, youth, young lovers ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Lisa and the Devil (1974)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lisa is a tourist in an ancient city. When she gets lost, she finds an old mansion in which to shelter. Soon she is sucked into a vortex of deception, debauchery and evil presided over by housekeeper Leandre.
Style: gothic horror, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, witchcraft, tourist, murder, haunted by the past, woman in danger, destiny, countryside, devil, held captive, surrealism, house ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Blair Witch Project (1999)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In October of 1994 three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary. A year later their footage was found.
Style: scary, suspense, dark, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, witch, supernatural, fear, forest, survival, videotaping, panic, wilderness, paranormal activity, lost in the woods, mysterious place ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1994
Place: maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Witchcraft II: The Temptress (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Witch from the first Witchcraft movie stalks the now teenage child. She attempts to kill his friends in order to slowly corrupt him to Satan. However the boy is able to defeat the evil Satanic witch, and not enter into Evil with her
Plot: witchcraft, female nudity, witch, satanism, seductress
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%