Movies like Amityville: The Awakening

If you like "Amityville: The Awakening" you are looking for atmospheric, serious and suspenseful movies about / with twin brother, supernatural, mystery, danger, investigation, nightmare and sister sister relationship themes of Horror and Thriller genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Amityville: The Awakening (2017)
 4.8
 12K
Amityville: The Awakening (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Belle, her little sister, and her comatose twin brother move into a new house with their single mother Joan in order to save money to help pay for her brother's expensive healthcare. But when strange phenomena begin to occur in the house including the miraculous recovery of her brother, Belle begins to suspect her Mother isn't telling her everything and soon realizes they just moved into the infamous Amityville house.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, tense, suspense, captivating, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: twin brother, supernatural, mystery, danger, investigation, nightmare, sister sister relationship, coma, teenage girl, murder, brother sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, woman in danger, ghost, haunted house, dog, twin sister, mother son relationship, tragedy, graphic violence, deadly, teenager, twins, ambulance, single mother ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1965, year 1974
Place: usa

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Amityville: The Awakening

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and tense films with plots about danger, supernatural, ghost, deadly, haunted house, murder and gory mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Amityville: The Awakening: Sinister (2012), Ouija (2014), Soul Survivors (2001), The Hideout (2007), The Pact II (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.8
 213K
Sinister (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, murder, fear, ghost, attic, family in danger, danger, graphic violence, investigation, evil force, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, year 1986, year 1998 ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.5
 47K
Ouija (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of friends must confront their most terrifying fears when they awaken the dark powers of an ancient spirit board.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, ouija board, spiritualism, evil child, danger, sister sister relationship, paranormal activity, characters killed one by one, fear, deception ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Soul Survivors (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A female collage co-ed freshman who was involved in a fatal car crash discovers she may not have survived the tragedy after all when she becomes caught between the world of the living and the dead A sort of limbo state of being between both the real ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: afterlife, ghost, college, hallucination, supernatural, danger, student life, college life, haunted by the past, alternate reality, car accident, life & death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 620
The Hideout (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: mind bending, serious, psychological, tense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: uncover truth, mystery, crimes, hopes, mentally unstable, deadly, investigation, haunted by the past, haunted house, danger, estate, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, iowa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 4.4
 3K
The Pact II (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The sequel is set just weeks after Annie Barlow's deadly confrontation with the Judas Killer. In this elevated sequel, we meet June, a woman whose carefully constructed life is beginning to unravel due to lucid nightmares so awful they disturb ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, tense, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, woman in danger, haunted by the past, serial killer, crimes, danger, deadly, violence, woman, jump scare
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.4
 2K
The Attic (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Emma has a strong aversion towards her family’s new house, especially the attic. After moving in, she becomes miserable and reclusive. The rest of her family also seems unhappy and unsettled. The situation escalates one day when Emma is in the ...
Style: psychological, serious, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: danger, supernatural ability, family in danger, riddles and clues, supernatural, murder, haunted house, investigation, deadly, gory, woman in danger, police detective ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.9
 2K
Dark House (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A troupe of actors hired for a haunted house attraction soon find that they are working in a true house of horror.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, haunted by the past, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, ghost, fear, isolation, murder, psychotherapy, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.1
 19K
The Apparition (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Plagued by frightening occurrences in their home, Kelly and Ben learn that a university's parapsychology experiment produced an entity that is now haunting them. The malevolent spirit feeds on fear and torments the couple no matter where they ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric, mysterious, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, haunted by the past, experiment, danger, suburbs, couple relations, survival, loss of loved one, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1973, 2010s, 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.5
 780
Lizzie (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lizzie, a young woman with amnesia, slowly comes to realize that she may be responsible for the horrific murder of her parents. After returning to the family home, Lizzie had terrifying flashbacks to her childhood, and comes face to face with the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, danger, vengeance, uncover truth, deadly, memory loss, haunted by the past, murder, crimes, nightmare, haunted house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.3
 1K
Blackwood (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Having recovered from a shattering emotional breakdown, college professor Ben Marshall relocates to the countryside with his wife and young son, hoping for a fresh start. He has a teaching job lined up and a new home to move into; things finally ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, tense
Plot: ghost, haunted house, mentally unstable, danger, uncover truth, mystery, supernatural, death, violence, life is a bitch, college
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Kill Katie Malone (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: College students and best friends Ginger Matheson, Jim Duncan, and Kyle "Dixie" Canning, pool their cash to buy a "ghost" in an online auction. The three think it's all a goof, but once they open up the antique box to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, vengeful ghost, danger, deadly, buddies, supernatural, ghost, best friend, murder, vengeance, youth, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.1
 2K
Episode 50 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Teaming up for the first time for a special episode of a supernatural reality TV show, two rival crews get more then they bargained for when they make physical contact with a ferocious spirit of terrifying power. They must band together before it ...
Style: scary, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, tv show, danger, haunted house, survival, supernatural, deadly, indoor, graphic violence, media
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.7
 2K
Dark House (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young man sets out on a trip that takes him to an abandoned mansion that holds the origins of his dark family legacy.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghost, danger, deadly, on the road, escapades, estate, supernatural ability, graphic violence, teenager, mansion
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.3
 514
Visible Scars (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Seventeen years ago, Mike kills a new mother of twin girls and took the babies to a house in the woods, claiming them as his own to appease his wife's desire for kids. 10 years later Stacy flees to her uncle's old secluded cabin in those ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, crimes, confined, isolation, danger, ghost, woman in danger, deadly, law enforcement, haunted house, mountain, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Closed for the Season (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Trapped in a forgotten amusement park, a young woman (Kristy) finds herself terrorized by the living memories of the park. She must break free from the park's grasp before she becomes its next victim.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, haunted by the past, deadly, danger, supernatural, theme park, clown, survival, evil, graphic violence, cadillac, evil clown ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.4
 38K
The Messengers (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the Solomons trade in the craziness of big-city life for the quiet of a North Dakota farm, little do they expect the nightmare that follows. Soon after arriving, teenage Jess (Kristen Stewart) and her younger brother see terrifying apparitions ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, murder, countryside, ghost, death threat, child murder, family in danger, mystery, uncover truth, haunted by the past, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: north dakota, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Amityville Murders (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: On the night of November 13th, 1974, Ronald DeFeo Jr. took a high powered rifle and murdered his entire family as they slept. At his trial, DeFeo claimed that 'voices' in the house commanded him to kill. This is their story.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, nightmare, supernatural, hearing voices, danger, mental patient, deadly, hallucination, taunting, supernatural horror, house
Time: 21st century, year 1974, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
House of Fears (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The night before a local haunted house opens for Halloween, six friends sneak in for a few hours of fun. Soon after entering, they find themselves trapped inside with no way out.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, bleak, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, halloween, confined, ghost, survival, haunted house, deadly, danger, teenage life, crimes, supernatural power, evil clown ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
Haunting of Cellblock 11 (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of ghost hunters must up their game to compete in the competitive world of paranormal TV shows, leading them to a truly haunted prison with a grisly past that proves to be more than they bargained for.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: ghost, deadly, curses spells and rituals, danger, rivalry, supernatural, prison, captivity, frame up, gory, amateur detective, slasher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 2.3
 3K
Nine Lives (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nine friends seclude themselves in an old, isolated Scottish mansion for a birthday weekend bash. Cut off from the outside world by a snowstorm, strange behavior soon invades the group and one by one they disappear.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: estate, haunted house, ghost, supernatural, murder, danger, confined, gory, vengeance, deadly, survival, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.5
 943
Find Me (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Before boxes are unpacked in their new home, newlyweds Tim and Emily, find themselves playing a very creepy game of hide and seek with a vengeful spirit.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: supernatural, haunted by the past, danger, vengeance, ghost, rivalry, riddles and clues, haunted house, mystery, woman in danger, indoor, pursuit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.0
 854
Sanatorium (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a bitterly cold December night, a paranormal investigations team has set their sights on the bloody Hillcrest Sanatorium to answer the age old question: Is there life after death? With rumours of hauntings and local children gone missing, they ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: afterlife, mentally unstable, ghost, crimes, mental institution, chaos and mayhem, deadly, supernatural, danger, violence, murder, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 2K
Killer Toon (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A series of murders resembling Ji-yoon’s horror webcomic drawings occur and detective Ki-chul unravels the terrifying truth of the comics himself.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, sinister ...
Plot: police investigation, supernatural, murder mystery, dark secret, woman in danger, ghost, strange person, deadly, danger, murder, serial killer, sadism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 4.7
 1K
Dark Mirror (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story about a photographer who moves her family into a home filled with mirrors which seem to reflect a different reality.
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious, mind bending
Plot: mental illness, mentally unstable, haunted house, ghost, danger, supernatural, deadly, family problems, gory, zombie, curses spells and rituals, stalking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Haunting of Whaley House (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a tour guide breaks into America's Most Haunted House, a bit of amateur ghost hunting with friends turns into more horror than they could have ever imagined.
Style: serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, tour guide, murder, possession, haunted house, survival, supernatural, deadly, seance, legends and myths, danger, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.5
 2K
The Chosen (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a child-stealing demon attaches itself to a little girl, her family is thrust into a battle against time in order to save the girl and send the demon back to hell.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: ghost, danger, race against time, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, saving a life, demon, death, violence, child in peril, girl
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Haunting of Winchester House (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A family moves in to look after the Winchester mansion for a few months, and soon find themselves terrorized by vengeful spirits. With the help of a paranormal investigator they'll unravel the mystery of the house.
Style: serious, psychological, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, danger, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, nightmare comes true, estate, murder, paranormal investigation, curse, mystery, abduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 2.9
 373
Sight (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jeffrey leads a quiet existence. Living in constant fear of being labeled a psychopath, Jeffrey constructs a complex world of denial. He is haunted by the spirits of the vengeful dead, which he can see while no one else can. After meeting Dana, a ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: ghost, danger, mental illness, deadly, denial, supernatural ability, supernatural, investigation, phobia, fear, missing person, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.6
 650
Sick Boy (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sick Boy stars Skye McCole Bartusiak as Lucy, a young woman who steps in for a friend to take a job babysitting a young boy confined to his room due to a mysterious illness. Lucy begins to suspect the child’s mother, played by horror legend Debbie ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, scary, suspense ...
Plot: woman in danger, child illness, confined, danger, parents and children, deadly, family problems, murder, violence, family relations, domestic disturbance, evil
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Bates Haunting (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: One year ago, Agnes Rickover attended opening night at the Bates Motel and Haunted Hayride to see her best friend Lily's dramatic debut. A horrific accident resulted in Agnes witnessing Lily's fiery death in a spectacle gone wrong. After a ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, investigation, amateur detective, deadly, crimes, psychopath, hotel, slasher, danger, violence, best friends, murder of a nude woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Related movie lists