Movies like Suspiria

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Suspiria (2018)
 6.8
 36K
Suspiria (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A young ballet dancer travels to a prestigious dance academy in Europe, only to discover it is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of increasingly grisly murders.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, touching, rough, suspenseful, gothic, sinister
Plot: ballet, psychotherapist, dance performance, choreography, paranormal phenomena, secret, good versus evil, mysterious death, serial murder, mysterious event, college, curse, murder, danger, abuse of power, conspiracy, dead woman, murder victim, dark killer, ritual sacrifice, demon, telekinesis, witchcraft, living dead, occult ...
Time: year 1943, year 1977
Place: berlin germany, ohio

Most similar movies to Suspiria

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, scary, suspenseful and serious films with plots about murder, blood, violence, danger, death, fear and gore mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Suspiria: The Autopsy of Jane Doe (2016), Deep Red (1975), Chain Mail (2015), Opera (1987), A Bay of Blood (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.5
 66K
Suspiria (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: From the moment she arrives in Freiberg, Germany, to attend the prestigious Tans Academy, American ballet-dancer Suzy Bannion senses that something horribly evil lurks within the walls of the age-old institution.
Style: gothic, surreal, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, witch, dancer's life, coven, ballet, killing off one by one, mystery, supernatural, woman in danger, student life, brutality, boarding school ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1977
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Autopsy of Jane Doe (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Father and son coroners receive a mysterious unidentified corpse with no apparent cause of death. As they attempt to examine the beautiful young "Jane Doe," they discover increasingly bizarre clues that hold the key to her terrifying ...
Style: suspense, scary, dark, suspenseful, bad ending ...
Plot: morgue, supernatural, witch, corpse, murder, supernatural horror, autopsy, mysterious death, witchcraft, self sacrifice, supernatural power, elevator ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 27K
Deep Red (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A musician witnesses the murder of a famous psychic, and then teams up with a fiesty reporter to find the killer while evading attempts on their lives by the unseen killer bent on keeping a dark secret buried.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: murder, pianist, stalking, psychopath, danger, serial killer, family in danger, investigation, school, mind game, strangulation, female killer ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, australia, lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.5
 23
Chain Mail (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A usual chain mail is forwarded to a group of people. Some pass it while others ignore. One dies and is followed by series of sudden and unexplainable deaths of others. Soon after, a revelation begins to unfold, the chain mail is cursed and so she ...
Style: sinister, surprise ending, psychotronic, macabre, gothic ...
Plot: death, mysterious past, flickering light, extreme violence, evil power, wrath, bloody violence, altar, fiend, psychological trauma, deeply disturbed person, abuse of power ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
 12K
Opera (1987)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young opperata is stalked by a deranged fan bent on killing the people associated with her to claim her for himself.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, slasher, psychopath, killer, knife murder, obsession, gory, supernatural, vengeance, cult, manic ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Bay of Blood (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An elderly heiress is killed by her husband who wants control of her fortunes. What ensues is an all-out murder spree as relatives and friends attempt to reduce the inheritance playing field, complicated by some teenagers who decide to camp out in a ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, surprise ending, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, slasher, violence, obsession, gory, danger, deadly, teenage life, revenge, investigation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: italy, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.2
 18K
Shadow (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An American writer in Rome is stalked by a serial killer bent on harassing him while killing all people associated with his work on his latest book.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, chase, axe, writer's life, mystery, investigation, gory, obsession, crime, haunted by the past, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, europe, rhode island, rome italy, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Bird with the Crystal Plumage (1970)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In Italy, the American writer Sam Dalmas witnesses an attempt of murder of the owner of an art gallery, a couple of days before his foreseen return to the United States of America. He decides to stay with his girlfriend Julia and help the police in ...
Style: disturbing, tense, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, voyeurism, psychopath, investigation, cult, attempted murder, danger, mind game, transsexual, police detective, female killer, stalking ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
The Bodies Presented Traces of Carnal Violence (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A series of sex murders shock a college campus, and four beautiful young girlfriends head for the safety of an isolated country villa. But as they succumb to their own erotic desires, their weekend of pleasure becomes a vacation to dismember at the ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, scary, rough, psycho film ...
Plot: masked killer, serial killer, psychopath, mystery killer, murder, perversion, stalking, countryside, investigation, college, deadly, gory ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1972
Place: rome italy, italy, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: scary, tense, serious, disturbing, dark
Plot: ghost, investigation, curse, dark secret, occult, disappearance, found footage, journalist, danger, demon, uncover truth, clairvoyance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Cat o' Nine Tails (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A reporter and a blind retired journalist try to solve a series of murders. The crimes are connected to experiments by a pharmaceutical company in secret research. The two end up becoming targets of the killer.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, disturbing, stylized, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, car chase, stalking, perversion, mind game, blind man, mystery, gory, chase, crime, amateur detective ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
What Have You Done to Solange? (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After several coeds are murdered at a college, a professor (Fabio Testi) who is involved with a student becomes a suspect, along with several other male and female teachers.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, scary ...
Plot: college, murder, serial killer, secret, high school, investigation, youth, law enforcement, crimes, power relations, clergy, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Dario Argento's Phenomena (1985)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A young girl, with an amazing ability to communicate with insects, is transferred to an exclusive Swiss boarding school, where her unusual capability might help solve a string of murders.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, scary, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, school, serial killer, freak, slasher, disfigurement, revenge, sleepwalking, doctor, chimpanzee, maniac ...
Time: 80s, twentieth century, year 1985, 20th century
Place: switzerland, europe, alps, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday (1993)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jason Voorhees, the living, breathing essence of evil, is back for one fierce, final fling! Tracked down and blown to bits by a special FBI task force, everyone now assumes that he's finally dead. But everybody assumes wrong. Jason has been ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, slasher, supernatural, violence, bounty hunter, zombie, hockey mask, knife murder, gory, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 2003, 1990s, 2000s
Place: new jersey, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.9
 999
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, scary ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, investigation, danger, priest, student, slasher killer, rivalry, law enforcement, gory, deadly, zombie ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.5
 104K
Friday the 13th (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Camp counselors are stalked and murdered by an unknown assailant while trying to reopen a summer camp that was the site of a child's drowning.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, sadistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, camp, maniac, serial killer, revenge, danger, teenager, fear, axe, lake, gory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1950s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.8
 100K
Gothika (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a car crash, a criminal psychologist (Halle Berry) comes to, only to find that she's a patient in the same mental institution that currently employs her. It seems she's been accused of murdering her husband -- but she has no memory ...
Style: psychological, scary, gothic, suspenseful, psycho film ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, mental illness, investigation, protagonist as suspect, mind game, serial killer, psychiatrist, mystery, supernatural ability, mental institution, crazy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new hampshire, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Poughkeepsie Tapes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When hundreds of videotapes showing torture, murder and dismemberment are found in an abandoned house, they reveal a serial killer's decade-long reign of terror and become the most disturbing collection of evidence homicide detectives have ever ...
Style: disturbing, macabre, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, torture, murder, investigation, found footage, violence, sadism, mysterious man, masked man, missing person, riddles and clues, criminal psychologist ...
Place: new york, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
The Card Player (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Policewoman Anna Mari is forced to play a dangerous game with the title serial killer. If she loses, she witnesses the maniac's tortured victims having their throats cut in explicit close-up detail via webcam. She teams up with British cop John ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, disturbing, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, slasher, investigation, police investigation, psychopath, murder, police, crimes, crime, dangerous attraction, law enforcement, mind game ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.4
 191
The Healing (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A community rushes to a faith healer after learning that one of them was miraculously healed from a deadly disease by the same person. They are torn apart afterwards as the healing brings them a terrible curse that wreaks harm and death.
Style: suspense, gothic, sinister, macabre, surprise ending ...
Plot: broken glass, death of wife, suicide, survival, female psychopath, gore, falling from height, devil worship, mysterious woman, ghost, hostage, terror ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.5
 145K
Evil Dead (2013)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Evil Dead, the fourth installment of the Evil Dead franchise, serving as both a reboot and as a loose continuation of the series, features Mia, a young woman struggling with sobriety, heads to a remote cabin with a group of friends where the ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, bloody, dark humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural, demons, survival, gory, friendship, curses spells and rituals, blood, brutality, violence, group of friends, demonic possession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.4
 119K
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, frightening ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, evil doll, death, sacrifice, violence, cult, danger, demonic possession, paranormal activity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1970, year 1969
Place: california, usa, santa monica california, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.1
 106K
Let Me In (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A bullied young boy befriends a young female vampire who lives in secrecy with her guardian. A remake of the movie “Let The Right One In” which was an adaptation of a book.
Style: gothic, bleak, scary, melancholic, biting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, loneliness, bully, vampire human love, friendship, gory, coming of age, fall in love, small town, transformation, blood, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: new mexico, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
The Stendhal Syndrome (1996)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A young policewoman slowly goes insane while tracking down an elusive serial rapist/killer through Italy when she herself becomes a victim of the brutal man's obsession.
Style: brutal, psychological, surreal, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: serial killer, rapist, murder, art, policewoman, mental illness, obsession, vengeance, mind game, memory loss, rescue, sexual abuse ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: italy, europe, florence, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.3
 11K
Psycho III (1986)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Norman Bates is still running his little motel, and he has kept the dressed skeleton he calls mother. One of his guests is a young girl who has left the convent where she lived. To get some help he employs a young man. One day a nosey journalist ...
Style: scary, realistic, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, mental illness, psychopath, slasher, serial killer, hotel, voyeurism, split personality, corpse, gore, blood, nun ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.6
 1K
Voices (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young woman tries to escape what seems to be a curse that is killing members of her family one by one.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary, rough ...
Plot: murder, wedding party, high school, fencing, teenage life, gory, deadly, dishonesty, supernatural, investigation, plague, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea, seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
What Lies Beneath (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Claire Spencer starts hearing ghostly voices and seeing spooky images, she wonders if an otherworldly spirit is trying to contact her. All the while, her husband tries to reassure her by telling her it's all in her head. But as Claire ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, suspenseful, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, woman in danger, infidelity, dishonesty, couple relations, haunted by the past, supernatural, scientist, murder, missing girl, murder by drowning ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: vermont, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.1
 8K
The Prowler (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A masked killer, wearing World War II U.S. Army fatigues, stalks a small New Jersey town bent on reliving a 35-year-old double murder by focusing on a group of college kids holding an annual Spring Dance.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Plot: murder, slasher, serial killer, soldier, small town, maniac, psychopathic killer, pitchfork, slasher killer, knife murder, deadly, gory ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1944, year 1945 ...
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.9
 1K
The Maid (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Singapore
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alone for the first time and away from her family in rural Philippines, Rosa Dimaano arrives in the cosmopolitan city state of Singapore to work as a maid. Her employers Mr and Mrs Teo runs a Chinese Teochew dialect opera troupe takes well to their ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, gothic, sinister ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, master and servant, curses spells and rituals, deadly, afterlife, danger, woman in danger, superstition, female ghost, murder victim, ghost girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.7
 10K
The Woods (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set in 1965 New England, a troubled girl encounters mysterious happenings in the woods surrounding an isolated girls school that she was sent to by her estranged parents.
Style: tense, scary, psychological, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: axe, forest, disappearance, gory, boarding school, vengeance, monster, couple relations, boarding school life, legends and myths, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1965, 1960s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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