Movies like The Crucifixion

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The Crucifixion (2017)
 5.0
 5K
The Crucifixion (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a priest is jailed for the murder of a nun on whom he was performing an exorcism, an investigative journalist strives to determine whether he in fact murdered a mentally ill person, or if he lost the battle with a demonic presence.
Style: based on true events
Plot: demonic possession, exorcist, exorcism, nun, investigation, priest, journalist, newspaper, prison, sex scene, masturbation, female masturbation, insect, suicide, ends with biographical notes, violence, death, psycho, demon, supernatural, murder, blood
Place: romania

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Most similar movies to The Crucifixion

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about supernatural, priest, danger, blood, demonic possession, murder and investigation mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Crucifixion: The Nun (2018), The Rite (2011), The Conjuring (2013), The Exorcist (2016), Alucarda (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.5
 67K
The Nun (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a young nun at a cloistered abbey in Romania takes her own life, a priest with a haunted past and a novitiate on the threshold of her final vows are sent by the Vatican to investigate. Together they uncover the order’s unholy secret. Risking ...
Style: bleak, suspense, scary, disturbing, surprise ending ...
Plot: demon, demonic possession, supernatural, evil nun, spirit, supernatural horror, priest, mysterious death, murder, father, murder mystery, nun ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.0
 83K
The Rite (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Seminary student Michael Kovak (Colin O'Donoghue) reluctantly attends exorcism school at the Vatican. While he’s in Rome, Michael meets an unorthodox priest, Father Lucas (Anthony Hopkins), who introduces him to the darker side of his faith, ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Plot: church, clergy, supernatural, good versus evil, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults, danger, teachers and students, hospital, apprentice, exorcist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 369K
The Conjuring (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse. Forced to confront a powerful entity, the Warrens find themselves caught in the most terrifying case of their lives.
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, psychological, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, danger, witch, paranormal activity, seance, riddles and clues, haunted by the past, investigation, death, exorcism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 21st century, contemporary, 1960s ...
Place: rhode island, new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 8.2
 21K
The Exorcist (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Follow the lives of two very different priests tackling one family’s case of terrifying demonic possession.
Plot: demonic possession, priest, exorcism, demon, burned to death, possessed woman, catholic priest, supernatural
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.3
 2K
Alucarda (1977)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A young girl's arrival at a convent after the death of her parents marks the beginning of a series of events that unleash an evil presence on the girl and her mysterious new friend, an enigmatic figure known as Alucarda. Demonic possession, ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: convent, deal with the devil, danger, gory, supernatural, catholicism, clergy, gays and lesbians, mentally unstable, friendship, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 181K
The Conjuring 2 (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Lorraine and Ed Warren travel to north London to help a single mother raising four children alone in a house plagued by malicious spirits.
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, based on supposedly true story ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, danger, riddles and clues, single mother, demonic possession, paranormal investigation, ghost, demon, psychic, spirit, family in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976, year 1977, year 2003
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.2
 16K
The Order (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: For centuries, a secret Order of priests has existed within the Church. A renegade priest, Father Alex Bernier, is sent to Rome to investigate the mysterious death of one of the Order's most revered members. Following a series of strangely ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: investigation, murder, sin, mentor protege relationship, vatican, catholic church, priest, violence, mystery, supernatural, obsessive quest, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, jerusalem, paris france, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Exorcist: The Beginning (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Having lived through traumatizing events during WWII, Father Lankester Merrin takes a sabbatical from the Church to conduct archaeological excavations in British-administered East Africa. Merrin unearths an ancient Byzantine church believed have ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: archaeologist, good versus evil, paganism, relic, exorcism, demonic possession, priest, gory, clergy, devil, supernatural, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1949
Place: africa, kenya, cairo egypt, iraq, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Deliver Us from Evil (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When a frightening wave of violence sweeps through New York City, troubled cop Sarchie fails to find a rational explanation for the bizarre crimes. However, his eyes are opened to a frightening alternate reality when renegade Jesuit priest, Mendoza ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: police investigation, priest, supernatural, demonic possession, bible, good versus evil, gory, curses spells and rituals, partners, crime, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010
Place: new york, usa, iraq, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.5
 83K
Annabelle 2 (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Several years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into their home, soon becoming the target of the dollmaker's possessed creation, Annabelle.
Plot: evil doll, ghost, demon, demonic possession, nun, supernatural, loss of daughter, broken glass, orphanage, sneeze, jump scare, caucasian ...
Time: 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Grace: The Possession (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A unique horror film told from the first-person perspective of Grace - a naive, virginal college freshman trying to deal with campus culture and her outgoing roommate as an evil entity takes over her body and unleashes chaos.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, scary, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, exorcism, possession, demonic possession, found footage, exorcist, demon, danger, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, youth, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.7
 329
Exorcismo (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A priest struggles to save the life of a young woman who is possessed by the malevolent spirit of her father.
Plot: priest, exorcist, exorcism, village, church, demon, sex, satanic ritual, satanic cult, satanism, good versus evil, investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Slaughter of the Innocents (1993)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A seasoned FBI Agent's child-genius son assists him on catching a child-killer, a schizophrenic mohab nut who believes he's been chosen by god to be a new Noah.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: murder, kidnapping, serial killer, priest, nun, fbi, crime, investigation, psychopath, religions or cults, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.9
 301
Legion (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This 'director's cut' of The Exorcist III was constructed by Shout! Factory and released in 2016. It is a cut of the film closer to author/director William Peter Blatty's original script, as studio Morgan Creek forced Blatty to ...
Plot: exorcism, mystery, priest, prison, demon, demonic possession, possession, exorcist
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.4
 112K
Annabelle (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: John Form has found the perfect gift for his expectant wife, Mia - a beautiful, rare vintage doll in a pure white wedding dress. But Mia's delight with Annabelle doesn't last long. On one horrific night, their home is invaded by members of ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, death, sacrifice, violence, evil doll, danger, toy comes to life, paranormal activity, family ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1970, year 1969
Place: california, usa, pasadena california, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.9
 958
Autopsy (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A pathology med student and a priest team up to investigate a wave of suicides blamed on sun spots and discover a number of them to be actual murders.
Style: rough, serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, slasher killer, student, priest, danger, serial killer, investigation, gory, crimes, mystery, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Possession of Hannah Grace (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a cop who is just out of rehab takes the graveyard shift in a city hospital morgue, she faces a series of bizarre, violent events caused by an evil entity in one of the corpses.
Plot: corpse, hospital, morgue, violence, entity, rehabilitation, police officer, supernatural power, security guard, darkness, demon, demonic possession ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Noroi: The Curse (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A documentary filmmaker explores seemingly unrelated paranormal incidents connected by the legend of an ancient demon called the "kagutaba."
Style: disturbing, serious, scary, tense, dark
Plot: ghost, disappearance, found footage, investigation, journalist, occult, demon, dark secret, curse, danger, uncover truth, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 4.8
 15K
The Grudge 3 (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jake, the sole survivor of The Grudge 2 massacre, is tortured by chilling visions of Kayako and Toshio that have led to his hospitalization. Jake's caretaker, Dr. Sullivan is determined to investigate his horrifying tales. She explores his ...
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, serious, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: curse, demonic possession, dollhouse, supernatural, ghost, curses spells and rituals, stabbing, broken neck, murder of son, sibling relationship, danger, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Lord of Illusions (1995)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: During a routine case in L.A., NY private investigator Harry D'Amour stumbles over members of a fanatic cult who are preparing for the resurrection of their leader Nix, a powerful magician who was killed 13 years earlier.
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: supernatural, wizards and magicians, neo noir, occult, fanatic, resurrection, private detective, investigation, supernatural ability, mystery, good versus evil, sect ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Vatican Tapes (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a highly secured vault deep within the walls of Vatican City, the Catholic Church holds thousands of old films and video footage documenting exorcisms/supposed exorcisms and other unexplained religious phenomena they feel the world is not ready ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: exorcism, clergy, curses spells and rituals, exorcist, religions or cults, danger, supernatural, deadly, demonic possession, hostility, car driving, catholicism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.7
 40K
The Reaping (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Katherine Morrissey, a former Christian missionary, lost her faith after the tragic deaths of her family. Now she applies her expertise to debunking religious phenomena. When a series of biblical plagues overrun a small town, Katherine arrives to ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, atmospheric, surprise ending ...
Plot: apocalypse, supernatural, small town, bible, river, frog, faith, swamp, legends and myths, miraculous event, investigation, grasshopper ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, campus, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.0
 5K
Trauma (1993)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An anorexic young woman escapes from a psychiatric clinic and meets a young man who wants to help. She is caught and returned to her parents, who are soon beheaded by a garrotting stranger making the rounds about town, apparently striking only when ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, rain, hospital, kidnapping, seance, clinic, gory, woman in danger, crimes, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Hellraiser: Deader (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In London, after investigating crack addicted junkies for an article in her newspaper, Amy Klein watches a bizarre videotape where an underground group of youngsters in Bucharest apparently becoming zombies. Amy finds Marla dead with a puzzle cube ...
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: suicide, good versus evil, gory, supernatural ability, afterlife, snuff, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, religions or cults, danger, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: romania, england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.2
 2K
Inner Demons (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: INNER DEMONS follows an 'Intervention'-style reality show crew that films an episode about a sixteen-year old girl, a former A-student, who is fighting addiction but may in fact be suffering from something even more destructive: demonic ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary
Plot: found footage, heroin addiction, demonic possession, rehabilitation, addiction, supernatural, intervention, drug abuse, life is a bitch, mentally unstable, curses spells and rituals, custody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.2
 417
The Inhabitant (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three sisters enter the house of a senator with the intention of stealing money obtained from bribes, but once inside, they begin to hear strange cries coming from the basement.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, suspense, exciting
Plot: exorcism, priest, demonic possession, exorcist, suicide, car accident, cross, obsession, rape, devil, little girl, incest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 2.2
 232
Exorcism (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the city of angels - Los Angeles - no one is immune from the lurking spirits, neither good nor evil. As the end of time rapidly approaches, both forces have much work to do. Both sides contend for the same souls, but which force will prevail?
Plot: exorcism, nurse, african american, priest, nurse uniform, nurse hat, caucasian, catholic, catholic priest, exorcist
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.4
 82K
The Ring Two (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rachel Keller must prevent evil Samara from taking possession of her son's soul.
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, brutal, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: evil child, nightmare, ghost, supernatural, deadly, mental institution, investigation, family problems, small town, nun, haunted by the past, son ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.3
 105K
House of Wax (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A group of unwitting teens are stranded near a strange wax museum and soon must fight to survive and keep from becoming the next exhibit.
Style: suspense, scary, gothic, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, group of friends, slasher, wax museum, ghost town, deadly, gory, woman in danger, traffic jam, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 50s
Place: new york, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
House of Shadows (1976)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Audrey investigates a murder that occured 23 years ago in a dark mansion. She searches for the dead body, the killer, and the truth.
Style: rough, serious, scary
Plot: murder, supernatural, old mansion, haunted house, investigation, crimes, estate, deadly, mystery, orphan, terrorism, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%