Movies like Spirits

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Spirits (1990)
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Spirits (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A priest, trying to regain his standing in the church after "falling" and sleeping with a woman, teams with a group of ESP experts to investigate a haunted house. It doesn't help that one of the experts is a beautiful young woman.
Style: scary, rough, serious
Plot: haunted house, crimes, ghost, strong sexual content, supernatural, investigation, mummy, forbidden love, reincarnation, church, afterlife, clergy, graphic violence, mentally unstable, murder, danger, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, law enforcement, curses spells and rituals, gory, deadly, rivalry, rescue, domestic disturbance ...
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to Spirits

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and rough films with plots about deadly, danger, supernatural, murder, ghost, crimes and curses spells and rituals mostly in Horror, Comedy and Thriller genres. Some movies like Spirits: 7 Below (2012), Amityville: It's About Time (1992), Amityville II: The Possession (1982), Witchouse II: Blood Coven (2000), Necromancer (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, haunted by the past, ghost, murder, danger, confined, supernatural, isolation, time warp, killer child, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Amityville: It's About Time (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an old clock arrives at home as a gift, strange things begin to happen. The family that proudly assigned a privileged place to the clock in the living room, is unaware that this thing is a link to an old and evil house...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, gory, supernatural ability, deadly, parents and children, murder, danger, suburbs ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Amityville II: The Possession (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Lutz family have managed to flee their home with their lives intact, but before them, another family lived in this house and were caught up in the original evil who weren't so lucky...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: incest, haunted house, demon, brother sister incest, dysfunctional family, family relations, house, church, exorcism, evil, child abuse, possession ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Witchouse II: Blood Coven (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When an old house in a small town is razed to make way for a shopping mall, the crew unearths four unmarked graves. A professor from a nearby university is asked to find out who the bodies are, but when she and her students arrive in town and begin ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, small town, ghost, demon, danger, crimes, rivalry, escapades, vengeance, deadly, shopping mall ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 4.3
 599
Necromancer (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A schoolgirl is raped by three low-lifes, and is then blackmailed by her attackers to keep her quiet. Desperate for revenge, she makes contact with a necromancer, who promptly "takes care" of the boys using her magic powers.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: rivalry, love affair, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, infidelity, crimes, switching roles, danger, supernatural, deadly, dangerous attraction, gender bending ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Sleeping Car (1990)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jason (David Naughton) moves into an abandoned train car where he resurrects the vicious ghost of his landlady's dead husband... The Mister. After some near-fatal encounters with the violent specter he seeks local exorcist Vincent Tuttle (Kevin ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, scary
Plot: train, supernatural, ghost, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), profanity, heist, alcohol abuse, college, curses spells and rituals, drug abuse, human becoming an animal ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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, psychotronic, macabre ...
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 ⇓
74%
 5.2
 2K
Death Spa (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Michael's health club is beseiged with a series of terrible murders involving killer saunas and other grisly devices. Michael's wife killed herself a while before and her brother holds Michael responsible. Michael needs to stop the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, dark humor ...
Plot: murder, slasher, ghost, spa, curses spells and rituals, afterlife, couple relations, vengeance, farm, gory, burned alive, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Amityville: A New Generation (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When young photographer Keyes (Ross Partridge) snaps a picture of a mysterious homeless man the subject insists he take a dark yet strangely beautiful antique mirror. Back at Keyes' home, the demonic forces of the infamous Long Island ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, photographer, shotgun, evil, murder, haunted house, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, chaos and mayhem, uncover truth, graphic violence, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Girls School Screamers (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Seven college girls spend the weekend at an elegant estate which begins as a fun filled adventure but ends in a nightmare of gut-wrenching terror.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, slasher, murder, gory, psychopath, investigation, deadly, youth, danger, mysterious character, serial killer, reincarnation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.2
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Evil Spirits (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A dark comedy thriller that manages to skillfully blend humor and mystery into one incredible film from its thrilling beginning to the shocking climax! The superb all-star cast is a unique collection of characters who find themselves with one very ...
Style: serious, realistic, scary, dark humor, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, deadly, investigation, law enforcement, ghost, alcohol abuse, curses spells and rituals, voyeurism, hotel, crimes, supernatural, psychopath ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.1
 2K
The Unholy (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A priest battles a demon that kills sinners in the act of sinning.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious, surprise ending
Plot: church, demon, priest, clergy, law enforcement, supernatural ability, deadly, supernatural, protagonist as suspect, deal with the devil, psychopath, religions or cults ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Sightings: Heartland Ghost (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The crew of a reality-TV show about the paranormal visits a small Kansas town to investigate a house that may be haunted.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary, mind bending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, afterlife, mystery, investigation, supernatural, deadly, danger, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Amityville Horror (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is terrorized by demonic forces after moving into a home that was the site of a grisly mass-murder.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, rough, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, murder, danger, supernatural, domestic disturbance, family in danger, family relations, parents and children, family problems, gory, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.5
 529
Born (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Mary Elizabeth goes to bed alone one night, still a twenty one year old virgin, and wakes up the next morning pregnant. Possessed by the demon fetus growing within her womb, Mary Elizabeth obeys her homicidal cravings to kill, for the sake of her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak, serious ...
Plot: religions or cults, danger, supernatural, pregnancy, gory, supernatural ability, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, slasher, deadly, mentally unstable, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Amityville Dollhouse (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dollhouse that is a replica of the infamous Amityville haunted house is given to a little girl. Soon after, all sorts of horrible unexplained accidents start to happen. The family must work together to fight off the terrifying evil that has ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, occult, supernatural, supernatural ability, missing child, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, family problems, danger, dollhouse, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.0
 2K
Demon Wind (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: We are introduced to 1931. A body is being burned on a cross, a woman named Regina is at a farm, and attempting to barricade a door, from where beyond, demons try to enter. Her husband George transforms into a demon instead and kills ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), farm, zombie, demon, altar, imaginary, good versus evil, danger, rivalry, supernatural ability, supernatural, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.3
 2K
976-Evil II (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After being bestowed with demonic powers following a phone call to Hell, a psychotic teacher begins a rampage of death and destruction in a small town, forcing a teen and her boyfriend to fight him off so that they can get away.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, chase, zombie, slasher, high school, obsession, murder, telephone call, afterlife, investigation, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 3.7
 111
Anna's Eve (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the dedicated social worker Anna Liu finds the boy Michael Duncan dreadfully murdered in the kitchen of his house and his mother Eve Duncan missing, she has a nervous breakdown. Eight months later, she is still recovering using pills and living ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: ghost, murder, family in danger, supernatural, custody, afterlife, missing child, family problems, crimes, domestic disturbance, supernatural ability, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Trapped Ashes (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Trapped in a house of horror, seven people discover that the only way they'll get out alive is to tell their scariest stories, setting the stage for five tales from directors Ken Russell, Sean S. Cunningham, Joe Dante, Monte Hellman and John ...
Style: anthology, serious, suspenseful, rough, scary
Plot: vampire, ghost, tour guide, supernatural, afterlife, captivity, slasher, danger, deadly, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.1
 581
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, bleak, psychological
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, deadly, woman in danger, gory, crimes, danger, supernatural power, death, murder, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Torture Chamber (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 13-year-old Jimmy Morgan is possessed by an evil too powerful to be exorcised by any religion. After escaping from a mental institution, Jimmy is back with a vengeance - and an army of children who follow his every murderous desire.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak, serious
Plot: evil, reincarnation, supernatural, danger, mentally unstable, family in danger, religions or cults, clergy, exorcism, vengeance, hell, possession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.5
 153
Primitive (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After being forced to visit a hypnotist, Martin receives news of his estranged mother's passing. He returns home for the funeral, and before long, people start dropping dead. The victims - brutally torn apart by what appears to be a predatory ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: murder, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, mentally unstable, deadly, crimes, estrangement, creature, demon, human host, standoff, showdown ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 4.8
 666
Killing Ariel (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One night, a female demon attacks Rick, a contentedly married man. Under the spell of the demon, he takes a beautiful young woman, Ariel, off to an isolated house for a weekend fling. There, bizarre and frightening things happen, and accidentally ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: femme fatale, supernatural, dangerous attraction, deadly, danger, couples, murder, crimes, isolation, dishonesty, curses spells and rituals, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Unnamable II: The Statement of Randolph Carter (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A creature of demonic nature, too hideous to have a name, once again terrorizes the college kids that summoned it.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, mind bending, scary
Plot: ghost, demon, curses spells and rituals, strong violent content, graphic violence, deadly creature, danger, deadly, ancient mystery, college, rivalry, imaginary ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Amityville Curse (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Five people spend the night in an abandoned house, the Amityville haunted house, and soon find themselves terrorized by assorted ghosts, venomous insects and ghostly apparitions.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, nudity (full frontal - brief), suicide, fireplace, tarantula, supernatural, ghost, human host, gory, graphic violence, deadly, dangerous animal ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.6
 503
Night Angel (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A legendary she-demon, in the updated guise of a beautiful model, infiltrates the offices of a successful fashion magazine with the aim of corrupting the world via mass media.
Style: rough, suspenseful, semi serious, scary, cult film ...
Plot: succubus, fashion, occult, demon, seduction, murder, crimes, deadly, slasher, imaginary, mentally unstable, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Death on Demand (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic
Plot: slasher, seance, deadly, danger, serial killer, contests and competitions, reincarnation, murder, afterlife, survival, psychopath, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
1313: Cougar Cult (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Rufus, Darwin, and Coopersmith are three nerdy, but hunky young college students who score themselves a dream summer job working at a swanky mansion owned by wealthy and sexy middle-aged babes Clara, Victoria, and Edwina. However, the gals turn out ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, sexy, homoerotic
Plot: supernatural, wizards and magicians, deadly, danger, rivalry, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, estate, witch, college student, murder, dangerous animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Jolly Roger: Massacre at Cutter's Cove (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A group of friends unleash a demonic Pirate from a treasure chest.
Style: rough, scary, semi serious, offbeat, surprise ending
Plot: pirate, murder, slasher, supernatural, crimes, deadly, rivalry, danger, escapades, gory, curses spells and rituals, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%