Movies like Winchester

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Winchester
Genre: Biography, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Firearm heiress Sarah Winchester is convinced that she is haunted by the souls killed at the hands of the Winchester repeating rifle. After the sudden deaths of her husband and child, she throws herself into the construction of an enormous mansion designed to keep the evil spirits at bay. But when a skeptical San Francisco psychiatrist is dispatched to the estate to evaluate her state of mind, he discovers that her obsession may not be so insane after all.
Style: based on true events, gothic
Plot: haunted house, fictional biography, architecture, construction site, ghost, lock of hair, loading a gun, stained glass window, ends with historical notes, ends with biographical notes, magic trick, midnight, intercom, philosophy, sketching, dripping blood, mass murderer, secret door, murder weapon, climbing out a window, shot multiple times, hit with a rifle butt, magnifying glass, horse drawn carriage, near death experience ...
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Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte
Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
USA
133 min.
 7.7
Dark City
Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Australia, USA
100 min.
 7.7
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Most similar movies to Winchester

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and atmospheric films with plots about ghost, haunted house, supernatural, blood, death, danger and storytelling mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Winchester: Lady in White (1988), The Uninvited (2009), Darkness Falls (2003), Dead Silence (2007), The Unborn (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Lady in White
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 113 min.
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The Uninvited
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Anna returns home after spending time in a psychiatric facility following her mother's tragic death and discovers that her mother's former nurse, Rachel, has moved into their house and become engaged to her father. Soon after she learns ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, surprise ending, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1986, 2000s
Place: maine, new england
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Darkness Falls
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A vengeful spirit has taken the form of the Tooth Fairy to exact vengeance on the town that lynched her 150 years earlier. Her only opposition is the only child, now grown up, who has survived her before.
Style: scary, suspenseful, light, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary
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    User:   74%
 
Let Us Go and Burn Her Body; Or, The Devil Done Let Out
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A young female paranormalist is pursued by a man claiming to be the devil in human form.
Style: classic literature, romanticism, post modern, gothic, fairy tale
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Dead Silence
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Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jamie returns to his hometown in search of answers to his wife's murder, which occurred after receiving a weird package containing a ventriloquist dummy named Billy, which may be linked to the legend of ventriloquist Mary Shaw. Destined to find ...
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Audience: teens, date night
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The Unborn
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Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young woman fights the spirit that is slowly taking possession of her.
Style: scary, suspense, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: uncover truth, supernatural, revenge, haunted by the past, woman in danger, twins, afterlife, ghosts, danger, death, brutality, demons ...
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The Faith of Anna Waters
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Story: When young and successful reporter Jamie finds out that her sister has died in mysterious circumstances, she travels to Singapore to uncover the truth. There, she discovers multiple deaths linked to her sister's and must join forces with her ...
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Let's Scare Jessica to Death
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Newly released from a mental ward, Jessica hopes to return to life the way it was before her nervous breakdown. But when Jessica moves to a country house with her husband and a close friend, she finds a mysterious girl living in there who may or may ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, ambiguous ending
Plot: losing-it hero, gory, haunted house, mysterious character, haunted by the past, mystery, woman in danger, danger, deadly, ghost, drowning, paranoia ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new england, usa, connecticut
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    User:   69%
 
The Haunting in Connecticut
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the Campbell family moves to upstate Connecticut, they soon learn that their charming Victorian home has a disturbing history: not only was the house a transformed funeral parlor where inconceivable acts occurred, but the owner's ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, frightening ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, cancer, hospital, ghost, blood, ghosts, parents and children, splatter, family drama, demons, funeral home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1987
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   59%
 
 7.0
 28
The Shades
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: Two U.S. ecologists travel to a remote town in South America to investigate what appears to be unnatural decay of the environment. They soon discover the cause is a horrific curse that's been haunting the lands for centuries.
Plot: evil force, old dark house, death of girl, dead son, death of boy, paranormal investigation, gothic horror, dead children, mental breakdown, witchcraft, attempted murder, afterlife ...
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System:   63%
    User:   57%
 
 6.3
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Lights Out
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When Rebecca left home, she thought she left her childhood fears behind. Growing up, she was never really sure of what was and wasn’t real when the lights went out…and now her little brother, Martin, is experiencing the same unexplained and ...
Style: light, dark, psychological, frightening, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental illness, supernatural, depression, imaginary friend, ghosts, demons, psychology, family drama, monster, storytelling, mentor, dialogue ...
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System:   63%
    User:   56%
 
The Woman in Black
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story follows a young lawyer, Arthur Kipps, who is ordered to travel to a remote village and sort out a recently deceased client’s papers. As he works alone in the client’s isolated house, Kipps begins to uncover tragic secrets, his unease ...
Style: atmospheric, gothic, scary, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, vengeance, revenge, isolation, lawyer, estate, single father, afterlife, death, ghosts ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   71%
 
 6.8
 239K
Insidious
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Country: USA, Canada, UK
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Story: A family discovers that dark spirits have invaded their home after their son inexplicably falls into an endless sleep. When they reach out to a professional for help, they learn things are a lot more personal than they thought.
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    User:   55%
 
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Mortuary
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Duration: 94 min.
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    User:   56%
 
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The Forest
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in the Aokigahara Forest, a real-life place in Japan where people go to end their lives. Against this backdrop, a young American woman comes in search of her twin sister, who has mysteriously disappeared.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, psychological, frightening ...
Audience: teens
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    User:   71%
 
Hansel and Gretel
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
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Story: When Eun-soo gets lost in a country road, he meets a mysterious girl and is led to her fairytale ike house in the middle of the forest. There, Eun-soo is trapped with the girl and her siblings who never age. Eun-soo finally discovers a way out which ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, offbeat, surreal, fairy tale ...
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Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   65%
 
 6.5
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Evil Dead
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, suspenseful, bloody, rough, dark humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gory, survival, demons, supernatural, zombie, blood, brutality, violence, curses spells and rituals, group of friends, isolation, in the woods ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   65%
 
 5.4
 20K
Jessabelle
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman recuperating at her father's run-down home after a tragic accident soon encounters a terrifying presence with a connection to her long-deceased mother.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, melancholic, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, voodoo, ghost, ghosts, woman in danger, danger, estate, pornography, uncover truth, nudity (topless - notable), curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   47%
 
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 6.8
 19K
Rose Red
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 254 min.
Story: Dr. Joyce Reardon, a psychology professor, leads a team of psychics into the decrepit mansion known as Rose Red. Her efforts unleash the spirit of former owner Ellen Rimbauer and uncover the horrifying secrets of those who lived and died there.
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, mystery, afterlife, ghost, college, storytelling, death, ghosts, university, obsession, insanity ...
Time: 20th century, year 1915, year 1991, 1910s, 1900s ...
Place: seattle washington, africa
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System:   57%
    User:   47%
 
 3.6
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House IV
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Roger Cobb (William Katt) is killed in a car accident. His family must move into the house that has haunted him for several years. Soon the family begins to experience scary and unexplained phenomena.
Style: suspenseful, serious
Plot: supernatural ability, good versus evil, supernatural, psychopath, danger, deadly, escapades, rivalry, family problems, wife, bleeding, native ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   44%
 
 6.5
 44K
New Nightmare
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In this meta horror film, a demonic entity uses the fictional character of Freddy Krueger to enter the real world and torment "Elm Street" heroine Heather Langenkamp and her family.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hospital, slasher, gory, alternate reality, storytelling, supernatural, death, transformation, serial killer, blood, ghost, chase ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   43%
 
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, Mexico
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young girl sent to live with her father and his new girlfriend discovers creatures in her new home who want to claim her as one of their own.
Style: scary, gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, monster, parents and children, murder, blood, hospital, police investigation, curses spells and rituals, estate, demons, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rhode island, usa
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System:   49%
    User:   44%
 
 5.7
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99.9
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lara, the host of a radio call-in show dealing in psychic phenomena, discovers that her estranged lover has been found dead in a small Spanish village. She learns that he was conducting secret experiments searching for tortured souls trapped behind ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, disturbing
Plot: village, amateur detective, ghost, mad scientist, mystery, mentally unstable, mysterious character, supernatural ability, experiment, love, radio, secret ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   51%
 
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 5.4
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The Messengers
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the Solomons trade in the craziness of big-city life for the quiet of a North Dakota farm, little do they expect the nightmare that follows. Soon after arriving, teenage Jess (Kristen Stewart) and her younger brother see terrifying apparitions ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, murder, ghost, ghosts, hospital, parents and children, farm, family, siblings relations, mystery, sunflower ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north dakota, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   52%
 
 6.4
 736
Next of Kin
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Country: Australia, New Zealand
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a rest home for elderly people, a daughter reads her mother's diary. Soon events that are mentioned in the mother's diary begin to happen to the daughter.
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, stylized, scary
Plot: ghost, mystery, serial killer, murder, family life, crimes, danger, diary, mirror, dream, cemetery, violence ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   40%
 
Tales of Terror
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Three stories adapted from the work of Edgar Allen Poe: 1) A man and his daughter are reunited, but the blame for the death of his wife hangs over them, unresolved. 2) A derelict challenges the local wine-tasting champion to a competition, but ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, gothic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, murder, supernatural, vengeance, wine, death, ghost, reincarnation, palaces castles and temples, revenge, adaptation, insanity ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   42%
 
Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An aging, reclusive Southern belle plagued by a horrifying family secret descends into madness after the arrival of a lost relative.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, macabre, suspense ...
Plot: murder, mystery, insanity, guilt, greed, vengeance, blood, murder mystery, twists & turns, haunted by the past, small town, estate ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1930s, 1920s, year 1964
Place: usa, southern usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   35%
 
The Perfect Host: A Southern Gothic Tale
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: While sorting her dead grandmother's affairs, a young woman boards in an eerie, southern mansion and soon discovers the matriarch may desire more than just her company.
Style: gothic, surprise ending, suspense
Plot: locked door, ghost, old dark house, grandparents, gothic horror, host, grandmother, unrequited love, mansion, superstition, doll, ghost story ...
Time: 1920s
Place: arkansas
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System:   43%
    User:   49%
 

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The Grudge 3
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jake, the sole survivor of The Grudge 2 massacre, is tortured by chilling visions of Kayako and Toshio that have led to his hospitalization. Jake's caretaker, Dr. Sullivan is determined to investigate his horrifying tales. She explores his ...
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System:   42%
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As Above, So Below
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a team of explorers ventures into the catacombs that lie beneath the streets of Paris, they uncover the dark secret that lies within this city of the dead.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, dark, suspense, tense ...
Plot: treasure hunt, gory, supernatural, mythology, ancient mystery, uncover truth, death, found footage, confined, escapades, survival, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, iran
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System:   41%
    User:   33%
 
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