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, exorcist, demonic possession, husband wife relationship, supernatural, demon rape, monster, obsession, paranormal, good versus evil, danger, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals, rape, sex scene, gun, tattoo, evil man, villainess, possessed human, crucifix, female demon, cross ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, suspense and rough films with plots about exorcism, demon, supernatural, danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural power and demonic possession mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like American Exorcism: Asmodexia (2014), Exorcism (2017), The Inhabitant (2017), The Secrets of Emily Blair (2016), Exorcismo (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: rough, suspenseful, tense, scary, serious
Plot: exorcism, rescue, supernatural, mental illness, danger, rivalry, exorcist, deadly, curses spells and rituals, granddaughter, demon, grandfather ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: barcelona, spain
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95%
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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, macabre, scary, suspenseful, dark
Plot: exorcism, priest, clergy, obsession, danger, supernatural, paranormal activity, curses spells and rituals, evil spirit, evil force, journalist, exorcist ...
Place: croatia
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78%
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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, exorcism, devil, priest, suicide, exorcist, car accident, rape, obsession, little girl, incest, gay son ...
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76%
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: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fiance fiancee relationship, demonic possession, priest, exorcism, demon, rite, exile, paranormal, possession, obsession, good versus evil, supernatural ...
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73%
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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: bleak, suspense, rough, disturbing, scary
Plot: exorcism, priest, exorcist, demon, supernatural power, satanic cult, investigation, satanism, obsession, village, church, satanic ritual ...
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62%
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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 ability, danger, parents and children, exorcism, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, hypnosis, satan, obsession, seance, supernatural, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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60%
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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: experimental, psychotronic, bleak, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: demonic possession, supernatural power, supernatural, cave, curses spells and rituals, paranormal phenomena, deadly creature, paranormal investigation, peril, paranormal, demon, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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58%
The Cleansing Hour (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two millennial entrepreneurs stage elaborate fake exorcisms on social media until one of their girlfriends becomes possessed by a demon.
Style: scary, bleak, suspense, disturbing
Plot: exorcism, demon, hoax, demonic possession, violence, supernatural, supernatural power, fear, death, characters in danger, rescue, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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58%
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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, suspense, psychological, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: child protagonist, boy, monster, murder, 12 year old, nanny, murder suspect, obsession, danger, paranormal phenomena, possessed human, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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53%
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: rough, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demonic possession, exorcism, possessed girl, found footage, death, investigation, uncover truth, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, supernatural, deadly, filmmaking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, year 1989, year 2009
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, vatican
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52%
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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, suspenseful, stylized, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demonic possession, demon, college, exorcism, supernatural, youth, danger, curses spells and rituals, possession, teenage girl, grandmother granddaughter relationship, religious ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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51%
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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, surprise ending
Plot: half breed, succubus, good versus evil, church, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, save the world, danger, supernatural ability, imaginary, lust, exorcism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
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49%
The Devil in Me (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 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: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary
Plot: demonic possession, fortune teller, supernatural, ghost, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, memory loss, seance, exorcism, sexual content, danger, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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48%
Turkish Exorcist (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Turkey
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Şeytan is a Turkish remake of the classic horror film The Exorcist. 12 year-old Gul becomes possessed by Satan after experimenting with a Ouija board. A troubled psychiatrist and an experienced exorcist become the girl's only hope for ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious, scary ...
Plot: demonic possession, exorcist, exorcism, child in peril, family relations, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, rivalry, losing-it hero, youth, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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48%
Spirits Among Us (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Mark, Janice and their young daughter Julie have lived in their home about two months. Strange things begin to happen, first just annoying, then becoming terrifying. Television sets go on and off by themselves, strange noises in the attic, movement ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, bleak, suspenseful, christian horror ...
Plot: supernatural power, good versus evil, haunted house, nightmare, demon, pastor, supernatural, pursuit, husband wife relationship, christian, moving, chase ...
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46%
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: suspense, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, rough
Plot: priest, possession, demonic possession, satanism, exorcism, sister sister relationship, curse, obsession, devil, devil worship, exorcist, suicide ...
Place: austria
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46%
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: tense, psychological, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: exorcism, demon, possession, obsession, evil spirit, supernatural, priest, murder, deadly, danger, salvation, curses spells and rituals ...
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43%
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, scary, suspenseful, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: possession, ouija board, exorcism, demon, paranormal, supernatural, supernatural power, chase, fear, characters in danger, escapades, deadly ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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, macabre, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, indian burial ground, supernatural, murder, family in danger, paranormal, haunted, danger, mystery, deadly, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975, year 1974
Place: long island, new jersey
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42%
Tiny Terrors (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A Manny Velazquez underground independent horror film about a teenager who visits a burial ground and finds a Egyptian cross that awakens an evil curse that takes on the form of demented looking puppets that kill.
Style: macabre, gothic, scary, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: demon, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, backstage, evil, evil doll, curse, monster, blood, puppet, murder, creature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, illinois
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42%
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: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: murder, possession, violence, exorcism, curse, priest, danger, good versus evil, salvation, demon, evil, deadly ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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42%
The Evil Within (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The sadistic tale of a lonely, mentally handicapped boy who befriends his reflection in an antique mirror. This demonic creature orders him to go on a murderous rampage to kill the people he loves most.
Style: suspense, tense, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: demon, mirror, serial killer, fear, danger, murderer, tragedy, female full frontal nudity, murder
Time: contemporary
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42%
Witchboard III: The Possession (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Brian, an out-of-work stockbroker, is introduced by his landlord Mr. Redman to a new source of insider information: the Ouija! The Ouija makes him rich, but when Mr. Redman kills himself and Brian suffers a freak accident, Brian's wife starts ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, ouija, demon, ouija board, deadly creature, mischievous children, danger, crimes, good versus evil, mentally unstable, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: 90s
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41%
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Art of the Dead (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a man purchases a collection of seven paintings to hang in his wealthy estate, he has no idea what horrors he has unleashed for himself and his family.
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychotronic, suspense, bleak
Plot: demon, murder, demonic possession, curse, peril, paranormal, paranormal investigation, paranormal phenomena, fear, vengeance, rescue, evil ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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41%
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Incarnate (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An exorcist comes up against an evil from his past when he uses his skills to enter the mind of a nine year old boy.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Plot: demonic possession, curses spells and rituals, exorcist, demon, supernatural, danger, exorcism, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, imaginary, possessed, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, vatican, new york
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40%
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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, frightening, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: devil, supernatural, exorcism, priest, demons, religion, evil force, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, paranormal activity, demon, clergy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., usa, middle east, asia, iraq
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40%
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7 Deadly Sins (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of teenagers look to have the best Spring Break party ever before going off to college. However, when party goers start to die, who's to blame? Themselves? Or the demon they summoned? Charlie's evil spirit creeps in and hands out ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense
Plot: danger, paranormal phenomena, demon, supernatural, supernatural power, rescue, chase, violence, murder, death, friendship, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: scary, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: priest, demon, exorcism, supernatural ability, deadly creature, good versus evil, demonic possession, death, violence, chase, characters in danger, heroes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: bloody, brutal, scary, suspense, surreal ...
Plot: demon, murder, torture, serial killer, investigation, police, danger, violence, crime, mysticism, good versus evil, crimes ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Bizarre nightmares plague Regan MacNeil four years after her possession and exorcism. Has the demon returned? And if so, can the combined faith and knowledge of a Vatican investigator and a hypnotic research specialist free her from its grasp?
Style: scary, psychological, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: devil, demonic possession, exorcism, locust, priest, catholic church, possession, pact with the devil, supernatural, nudity (full frontal - brief), good versus evil, losing-it hero ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: africa, washington d.c., usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%