Movies like American Exorcism

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American Exorcism (2017)
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American Exorcism (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Damon Richter thought he left the world of possessions, exorcisms, and evil behind until an old friend arrives with frightening information about his estranged daughter knowing that only his otherworldly skills can save her.
Style: rough, macabre, suspense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: exorcism, demon, villain, demonic possession, husband wife relationship, exorcist, supernatural, monster, obsession, paranormal, good versus evil, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals, possession, female demon, rape, sex scene, tattoo, possessed human, villainess, crucifix, evil man, argument, deputy, demon rape ...

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Most similar movies to American Exorcism

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, scary and psychotronic films with plots about exorcism, supernatural, demon, possession, danger, curses spells and rituals and demonic possession mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like American Exorcism: Exorcism (2017), Asmodexia (2014), The Secrets of Emily Blair (2016), Exorcismus (2010), The Last Exorcist (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Exorcism (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Croatia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The main focus of the story is a young girl, Maša Artuković, allegedly possessed by Satan, whose deteriorating state results in the arrival of Viktor Supilo, a priest who is to conduct the rite of exorcism upon her. The ritual is to be performed ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, macabre, dark
Plot: clergy, priest, exorcism, obsession, evil spirit, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, paranormal activity, journalist, evil force, demonic possession, exorcist ...
Place: croatia
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Asmodexia (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Eloy de Palma is an exorcist pastor roaming the darkest corners of the country with his granddaughter Alba. Their mission is to help those possessed by The Evil One, an infection of the soul that is spreading fast. Each exorcism is tougher than the ...
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: exorcism, supernatural, rescue, exorcist, rivalry, mental illness, curses spells and rituals, granddaughter, grandfather, demon, obsession, faith ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: barcelona, spain
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87%
The Secrets of Emily Blair (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Desperate to save his fiancée from a demon that has possessed her soul, a man turns to his longtime priest for help.
Style: captivating, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, demonic possession, fiance fiancee relationship, priest, good versus evil, possession, exile, paranormal, obsession, exorcism, demon, rite ...
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72%
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Exorcismus (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Fifteen-year-old Emma Evans is like any other teenage girl; she thinks that her parents don´t understand her. She longs for independence and a life free of family ties and responsibilities and she is prepared to do anything to achieve it. But one ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, possession, supernatural ability, parents and children, hypnosis, curses spells and rituals, obsession, seance, witch, female villain, found footage, priest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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71%
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The Last Exorcist (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: After every priest trained in exorcisms die in a terrorist attack, Joan Campbell must battle a demon from her past that, this time, possesses her sister.
Style: psychological, tense, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: sister sister relationship, demon, exorcism, possession, obsession, good versus evil, paranormal activity, murder, curses spells and rituals, evil, salvation, supernatural ...
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67%
Bornless Ones (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: With the help of her friends, Emily moves to a remote home to take better care of her brother, Zack who is diagnosed with cerebral palsy. But what they don't know is that the house kept a terrifying secret that will haunt them one by one.
Style: suspense, rough, scary, suspenseful, slasher
Plot: possession, haunted house, exorcism, characters killed one by one, obsession, paranormal, symbol, backwoods, female nudity, dead teenager, body count
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66%
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: suspenseful, rough, suspense, bleak, exciting
Plot: demonic possession, priest, devil, suicide, exorcist, car accident, obsession, little girl, satanism, devil worship, exorcism, haunted house ...
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62%
Hellraiser: Judgment (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Detectives Sean and David Carter are on the case to find a gruesome serial killer terrorizing the city. Joining forces with Detective Christine Egerton, they dig deeper into a spiraling maze of horror that may not be of this world.
Style: scary, slasher, suspense, brutal, surreal ...
Plot: serial killer, demon, torture, murder, investigation, police, crimes, mysticism, violence, good versus evil, death, surrealism ...
Time: 2010s
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61%
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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.
Style: suspense, bleak, scary, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: exorcism, priest, exorcist, demon, supernatural power, satanism, investigation, satanic cult, obsession, supernatural, erotica, occult ...
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60%
Exorcism: The Possession of Gail Bowers (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film takes place in an undisclosed part of Florida, in which a priest is called upon to help exorcise Gail Bowers, who has come to be possessed by malevolent forces.
Style: tense, suspense, psychological, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: possession, exorcism, curse, murder, violence, priest, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, salvation, evil, demon, female villain ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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53%
The Ouija Exorcism (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 1985, a celebrated exorcist trapped a horrific demon inside a ouija board. Thinking the board to be a game, his son played without obeying the rules, and let the demon loose. In order to save his son, the exorcist sent him far away until the ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, scary ...
Plot: possession, ouija board, exorcism, supernatural power, paranormal, demon, supernatural, paranormal phenomena, peril, fear, evil, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Last Rite (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on True Events: Suffering from sleep paralysis, a medical student falls prey to a demonic force that wants to rip her apart from within. Torn between sanity and the unknown, she's left with no alternative but to contact a local priest for ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic, suspense
Plot: female nudity, student, paranormal investigation, society, good versus evil, fear, supernatural, violence, demon, ghost, chase, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england
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49%
 4.3
 285
Sickle (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Twelve year old Michael Hart is convicted of the murder of a babysitter, despite his claims that a "monster did it." Upon his release, the monster returns and the bodies are piling up. Is it the grim reaper? Is it the Mothman? Whatever it ...
Style: psychotronic, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: monster, boy, child protagonist, murder, murder suspect, nanny, supernatural, obsession, paranormal phenomena, possessed human, supernatural power, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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48%
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Devil Seed (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Alexandra is a lively college student returning to live with her roommates Jessica and Breanne after the summer holidays. After a night of drinking, Alex agrees to a psychic reading to learn about her future with her boyfriend, Brian, but during the ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: fortune teller, demonic possession, supernatural, ghost, woman in danger, seance, curses spells and rituals, possession, dance club, virginity, female nudity, cheating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.0
 28
Incorporeal (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: A tale of an overzealous movie director and his unappreciative leading actress that go on a location scouting mission. What they find will change their lives forever.
Style: psychotronic, experimental, bleak, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: demonic possession, supernatural power, supernatural, cave, demon, deadly creature, paranormal investigation, curses spells and rituals, peril, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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46%
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The Exorcist (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: 12-year-old Regan MacNeil begins to adapt an explicit new personality as strange events befall the local area of Georgetown. Her mother becomes torn between science and superstition in a desperate bid to save her daughter, and ultimately turns to ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, macabre, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, exorcism, religion, devil, demonic possession, occult, priest, exorcist, supernatural ability, clergy, evil force, demon ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, asia, new york, washington d.c., iraq ...
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46%
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Night Angel (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 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: semi serious, slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: demon, succubus, female demon, fashion model, murder, seduction, occult, monster, fashion, female nudity, modeling, evil spirit ...
Time: 80s
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46%
Prey for the Devil (2022)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sister Ann is a restless 25-year-old who devoutly believes that performing exorcisms is her calling. But she is at odds with the institution's traditions: nuns are not allowed to perform exorcisms, only priests. With the support of a mentor, a ...
Style: tense, scary, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: demonic possession, good versus evil, exorcism, exorcist, curse, priest, salvation, evil, church, possession, supernatural, nun ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Devil Inside (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In Italy, a woman becomes involved in a series of unauthorized exorcisms during her mission to discover what happened to her mother, who allegedly murdered three people during her own exorcism.
Style: scary, suspense, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, demonic possession, exorcism, possessed girl, uncover truth, investigation, death, exorcist, haunted by the past, filmmaking, life is a bitch, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, year 1989, year 2009
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, vatican
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45%
Mark of the Devil (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An exorcist priest meets a family that has a daughter who is pursued by a demon.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, suspense, exciting, rough
Plot: priest, curse, devil, satanism, possession, exorcism, obsession, sister sister relationship, exorcist, devil worship, australian outback, suicide ...
Place: austria
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44%
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Grace (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: psychological, stylized, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demonic possession, exorcism, supernatural, college, demon, possession, found footage, teenage girl, grandmother granddaughter relationship, youth, curses spells and rituals, obsession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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42%
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Madres (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A Mexican-American couple expecting their first child relocate to a migrant farming community in 1970's California. When the wife begins to experience strange symptoms and terrifying visions, she tries to determine if it's related to a ...
Style: suspense, psychotronic, scary, tense, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, evil, vengeance, violence, death, chase, fear, deadly creature, family relations, killings, paranormal phenomena, demon ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Devil and Father Amorth (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: William Friedkin attends an exorcism with Father Gabriele Amorth, as he treats an Italian woman named Cristina for the ninth time. Prior to filming, Cristina had purportedly been experiencing behavioural changes and “fits” that could not be ...
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: priest, christianity, exorcism, catholicism, catholic church, catholic priest, teenager, supernatural, supernatural ability, youth, demonic possession, religion ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy
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39%
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Demon Hunter (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: After resolving a situation of exorcism, the half-breed demon hunter Jake Greyman (Sean Patrick Flanery) reports to Cardinal White (William Bassett) and they realize that the demon Asmodeus (Billy Drago) is impregnating many mortals trying to raise ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, half breed, demon hunter, good versus evil, church, save the world, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, exorcism, demon, priest, transformation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
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39%
 4.0
 847
Jaws of Satan (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A preacher whose ancestors were Druids battles Satan, who has taken the form of a huge snake.
Style: scary, suspense, rough, suspenseful, satanic ...
Plot: snake, supernatural, priest, witch, dangerous animal, curses spells and rituals, small town, clergy, cobra, rattlesnake, satan, monster ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Father of Flies (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A haunting tale of family life. A vulnerable young boy finds his mother pushed out of the family home by a strange new woman, and he must confront the terrifying supernatural forces that seem to move in with her.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, suspense, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: paranormal, boy, supernatural, supernatural power, ghost, violence, exorcism, deadly creature, paranormal investigation, murder, killings, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england
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37%
 4.7
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Witch Hunt (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: A Catholic priest questions his faith after a botched exorcism. Strange occurrences deriving from a satanic cult have lead Father James Costello back to his old nemesis, Sheriff Tormada. Tormada, a self-loathing homosexual, sociopath and murderer, ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, bleak, scary, suspenseful
Plot: priest, sheriff, witch, witch hunt, killer, murder victim, violence, murder, supernatural, death, obsessive quest, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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37%
When Death Calls (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's Halloween, and an elementary school teacher is being stalked by a mysterious caller. Meanwhile, sexy DJ Roxy Richards is making her scariest broadcast yet - but she may not realize how scary things are going to get when an old friend calls ...
Style: psychotronic, bleak, scary, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: halloween, supernatural power, murder, monster, curses spells and rituals, victim, peril, supernatural ability, characters in danger, paranormal investigation, chase, mission ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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36%
 3.9
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Know Fear (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: After discovering an ancient book of the occult, a family activates a dangerous ritual forcing each of them to communicate with and fight a demonic force in their own unique way: to see it, hear it or speak to it.
Style: bleak, psychotronic, suspense, disturbing, scary
Plot: demon, supernatural power, supernatural, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, paranormal investigation, heroes, victim, peril, society, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Seventh Day (2021)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A renowned exorcist teams up with a rookie priest for his first day of training. As they plunge deeper into hell on earth, the lines between good and evil blur, and their own demons emerge.
Style: suspense, scary, disturbing, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: priest, demon, exorcism, supernatural, curse, deadly creature, evil, good versus evil, chase, youth, heroes, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, baltimore
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36%