Movies like Black Ribbon

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Black Ribbon (2007)
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Black Ribbon (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A writer buys a typewriter which brings out his deepest and darkest desires.
Style: psychological, rough, serious, surprise ending, erotic, tense, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: mentally challenged, supernatural, isolation, kidnapping, writers, incest, bdsm, murder, nun, bully, priest, captivity, church, dream, neighbor, sadist, maid, father daughter relationship, masturbation, father son relationship, basement, husband wife relationship, death of father, confession, crucifix ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa

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Most similar movies to Black Ribbon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and tense films with plots about danger, supernatural, deadly, ghost, crimes, confined and isolation mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Black Ribbon: The Appearing (2014), Abduction (2009), Visible Scars (2012), Rise of the Dead (2007), House of Bones (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Appearing (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman once possessed by a mysterious entity uncovers a shocking secret about her past and must face the demon that is lurking inside of her.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: curse, curses spells and rituals, human host, supernatural, small town, showdown, evil, murder, ghost, possession, religions or cults, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.0
 223
Abduction (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: ABDUCTION: The town of Process is located somewhere in rural New Jersey. It's been in existence for over 100 years, although it's not on any known map. It's a nice place to visit, with lovely shops and friendly people. That is unless ...
Style: realistic, scary, serious, rough, offbeat
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, crimes, white slavery, bondage, child in peril, confined, babies and infants, hip hop, computers and web, female nudity, erotica ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 3.2
 562
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, confined, crimes, isolation, law enforcement, woman in danger, ghost, mountain, graphic violence, supernatural, haunted house, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Rise of the Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: In the sleepy small town of Dudley, Ohio, a terrifying future awaits. Laura is almost raped by a normal lawyer who appears to have gone crazy. When her boyfriend, Jack Walther saves her by running him over with her car, the cops don't buy the ...
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, captivating, scary ...
Plot: zombie, isolation, rivalry, supernatural, crimes, small town, possession, survival, murder, violence, ghost, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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House of Bones (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Psychic Heather Burton and a team of TV ghost hunters travel to investigate a haunted house surrounded by rumors of paranormal activity.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, tv show, supernatural, confined, survival, escapades, curses spells and rituals, media, no survivors, trapped, ghost hunter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
House Hunting (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two families go to an open house and can't leave
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: haunted house, captivity, survival, family in danger, confined, supernatural, rivalry, time loop, girl, strong violent content, uninhibited rivalry, real estate agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Woods Have Eyes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of young campers wander into the backwoods of upstate New York to see if Cappy's Cabin--a place they think exists only in urban legend--is real, they find themselves in a twisted game of predator and prey as night begins to fall. ...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, supernatural, crimes, survival, psychopath, isolation, forest, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), chase, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.9
 12K
11-11-11 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the death of his wife and child, an author travels to Barcelona to see his estranged brother and dying father, where he learns that his life is plagued by events that occur on 11/11/11.
Style: surprise ending, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: occult, supernatural, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, sibling relationship, estrangement, writer's life, brother brother relationship, religion, evil, nightmare, loss of faith ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2011
Place: spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Somebody Help Me (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The screenplay centers on characters Brendan Young and Darryl Jennings who take a trip to the Lake Arrowhead with a group of college friends to celebrate Young's girlfriend's birthday. One-by-one the coeds begin disappearing until a ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: supernatural, mystery, survival, confined, captivity, isolation, serial killer, forest, deadly creature, best friends, youth, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.7
 717
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Plot: femme fatale, dangerous attraction, supernatural, couples, dishonesty, isolation, crimes, murder, curses spells and rituals, demon, graphic violence, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.3
 1K
Evil Angel (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Set in present day Chicago, the ancient avenging demon Lilith, attempts to destroy a young paramedic's life while destroying anyone who interferes with her plan.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, tense, psychotronic
Plot: fallen angel, supernatural, hospital, private detective, prostitute, afterlife, legends and myths, ghost, rivalry, possessed human, suicide attempt, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 2.7
 486
Knock Knock 2 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: On the night before Halloween, four friends decided to go on a self made tour of famous Hollywood murders and celebrity haunted houses. The tour led them to a house known as 1666. They have been missing ever since.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, haunted house, survival, supernatural, hollywood, confined, ghost, isolation, halloween, friends, legends and myths, missing person ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
 14K
Nine Dead (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Communication is the key to the survival for nine strangers who have been kidnapped by a masked gunman and told that one of them will die every ten minutes until they discover how they are all connected. Who of the nine lives and who dies?
Style: surprise ending, serious, psychological, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, survival, confined, captivity, riddles and clues, crimes, torture, abduction, murder, manipulation, brutality, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 2K
Farm House (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in the modern day mid-west, the film focuses on a young couple trying to establish a new life. They become stranded in a very isolated vineyard. They are forced to face secrets from their own pasts and the malicous intents of the vineyard's ...
Style: psychological, scary, serious, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Plot: torture, mysterious character, starting over, confined, wrong place wrong time, haunted by the past, isolation, countryside, family in danger, mystery, vineyard, devil ...
Time: 20th century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Hold Your Breath (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: There is an old wives' tale that you should hold your breath when passing by a cemetery lest an evil spirit rejected by both heaven and hell gets inside of you when you inhale. Someone in a carload of college kids on holiday doesn't hold ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, possession, prison, urban legend, youth, human host, redneck, electric chair, serial killer, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 50s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.2
 6K
The Damned (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After suffering the recent loss of his wife, David Reynolds decides to take his family on a cathartic trip to her home village in Columbia. While en route, they get into a car accident and seek refuge in a secluded inn. While there they find a ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary, demonic
Plot: mystery, supernatural, confined, parents and children, curse, murder, punishment, possession, travel, ghost, basement, hotel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.1
 4K
Wendigo (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: George is a high-strung professional photographer who is starting to unravel from the stress of his work with a Manhattan advertising agency. Needing some time away from the city, Jake, his wife Kim, and their son Miles head to upstate New York to ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, bloody ...
Plot: isolation, spirit, family relations, mystery, parents and children, family in crisis, beast, snow, stranded, winter, husband wife relationship, forest ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: new york, new york state, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Penny Dreadful (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Young Penny goes on a retreat with her psychologist; the intention is to help her overcome her phobia, an intense fear of cars. Unexpected events find her in a nightmarish situation where her worst fears come true.
Style: scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: phobia, mind game, isolation, psychologist, kidnapping, on the road, crimes, mystery, family relations, psychopath, doctors and patients, hitchhiker ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Plasterhead (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Every town has a local legend. Not all of them are deadly. Headed to Miami to celebrate winter break, a group of four college students from New Jersey take a detour into the bowels of rural West Virginia. There, the unwitting friends uncover a ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, supernatural, survival, crimes, psychopath, murder, violence, diner, small town, farm, rivalry, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.9
 857
13th Child (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: People are being killed by someone or something using superhuman strength. A clever DA Assistant is sent to investigate. Is this just a way to commit the perfect murder or will the legend of the Jersey Devil prove to be true?
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Plot: supernatural, demon, mystery, deadly creature, law enforcement, devil, brutality, rescue, empire, monster, supernatural being, mythical creature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.1
 2K
Believers (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two paramedics responding to an emergency call find themselves kidnapped by a religious sect whose great obsession is to stop the end of the world by committing suicide and killing people.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, bleak, scary
Plot: rescue, mind game, religions or cults, psychopath, survival, supernatural, leadership, race against time, confined, rivalry, mentally unstable, on the run ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Keep Watching (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A family imprisoned by intruders is forced to play a terrifying game of "Kill, Or Be Killed". As the night unfolds, the game's mysterious rules become clear, and the family realizes their nightmare is being streamed live to riveted ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, scary ...
Plot: home invasion, found footage, hidden camera, serial killer, murder, strangulation, family in danger, psychopath, confined, mind game, isolation, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Delivery: The Beast Within (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Delivery tells the story of Kyle and Rachel Massy, a young couple who agree to document their first pregnancy for a family-oriented reality show. The production spirals out-of-control after the cameras capture a series of unexplained events, leading ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: pregnancy, found footage, supernatural, tv show, couple relations, obsession, evil spirit, babies and infants, video surveillance, ghost, media, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Children of the Corn: Genesis (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Tim and Allie seek shelter in a remote desert compound after becoming lost and stranded. A strange Manson-like character, Preacher, reluctantly allows them inside with strict orders to be gone by morning and not wander "where you are not ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, slasher
Audience: teens
Plot: religions or cults, supernatural, youth, supernatural ability, confined, curses spells and rituals, isolation, farmhouse, telekinesis, creepy child, evil child, pregnant woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nebraska, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.8
 745
Furnace (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A ghost story taking place at a maximum security prison. A detective (Michael Paré ) is called to investigate a string of unexplained deaths as the prisoners fear for their lives.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, murder, prison, supernatural, confined, crimes, rivalry, investigation, police detective, mystery, violence, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.7
 846
Driftwood (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Riddled with guilt over the loss of his rock star older brother, 16 year old David Forrester (Ricky Ullman) becomes obsessed with death, leading his misguided parents to send him to Driftwood, an "Attitude Adjustment Camp for Troubled ...
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: survival, supernatural, juvenile delinquency, ghost, mystery, haunted house, youth, life is a bitch, obsession, uncover truth, dealing with death, superhero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.0
 18K
The Dark Half (1993)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Thad Beaumont is the author of a highly successful series of violent pulp thrillers written under the pseudonym of ‘George Stark’, but when he decides to ‘kill-off’ his alter-ego in a mock ceremony, it precipitates a string of sadistic ...
Style: scary, disturbing, psychological, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: alter ego, supernatural, murder, twins, blackmail, life philosophy, brain tumor, lookalikes, supernatural ability, investigation, doppelganger, zombie ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Levenger Tapes (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Detectives in a remote town pore through every frame of a troubling tape to find the whereabouts of three missing college students. The chilling footage becomes more and more disturbing when the students come upon the bloody dress of an 8-year-old ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: found footage, missing person, police investigation, supernatural, wilderness, survival, death, violence, travel, law enforcement, missing child, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense ...
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, prison, rivalry, captivity, frame up, found footage, contests and competitions, amateur detective, golden years, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.4
 3K
Barricade (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A father's quiet retreat to the woods with his two children turns into a fight for survival.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: winter, supernatural, survival, ghost, isolation, family in danger, parents and children, mystery, forces of nature, forest, redneck, snow ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%