Movies like Winchester

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Winchester (2018)
 5.5
 32K
Winchester (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, 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: gothic, gothic horror, enigmatic, exciting, disturbing, based on true events
Plot: haunted house, curse, supernatural horror, mansion, widow, secret door, fictional biography, architecture, vengeful ghost, hallucination, seeing dead people, near death experience, aunt niece relationship, winchester rifle, old woman, ghost, doctor, rifle, earthquake, drug addiction, serial killer, money, magic trick, civil war, death ...
Place: san francisco

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Most similar movies to Winchester

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, scary, gothic and suspenseful films with plots about haunted house, ghost, supernatural, supernatural power, danger, supernatural horror and chase mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Winchester: The Others (2001), Crimson Peak (2015), The Woman in Black (2012), The Haunting in Connecticut (2009), The Lodgers (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.6
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The Others (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA, France, Italy, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Grace is a religious woman who lives in an old house kept dark because her two children, Anne and Nicholas, have a rare sensitivity to light. When the family begins to suspect the house is haunted, Grace fights to protect her children at any cost in ...
Style: surprise ending, twist ending, scary, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, afterlife, psychic, mysterious character, supernatural, nightmare, uncover truth, spiritualism, ghosts, single parent, parallel world ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: europe, england, english channel
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100%
 6.5
 137K
Crimson Peak (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Mexico
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds… and ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, gothic horror, dark fantasy, twist ending ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, murder, psychopath, supernatural, incest, estate, supernatural romance, female protagonist, ghosts, brother sister incest, old mansion ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 1890s, 1800s
Place: england, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 40 years after the first haunting at Eel Marsh House, a group of children evacuated from WWII London arrive, awakening the house's darkest inhabitant.
Style: gothic, scary, twist ending, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, child in peril, supernatural horror, countryside, danger, world war two, death of child, cemetery, evacuation, pursuit ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1940, year 1941
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Woman in Black (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA, 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: gothic, gothic horror, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, estate, ghosts, curses spells and rituals, isolation, supernatural, afterlife, village, tragic event, loss of son, secret ...
Time: victorian era, 1900s, 20th century, 1910s, edwardian era
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Haunting in Connecticut (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
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, serious, gothic, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, occult, funeral home, curses spells and rituals, evil force, paranormal phenomena, reverend, hallucination, cancer, family in danger, seance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, year 1987
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 9K
The Lodgers (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Ireland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 1920, rural Ireland. Anglo-Irish twins Rachel and Edward share a strange existence in their crumbling family estate. Each night, the property becomes the domain of a sinister presence (The Lodgers) which enforces three rules upon the twins: they ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic, bleak, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: brother sister incest, supernatural, witchcraft, twins, haunted house, curse, fall in love, falling in love, ghost, supernatural power, creature, war veteran ...
Time: 1920s
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Woman in Black (1989)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When a friendless old widow dies in the seaside town of Crythin, a young solicitor is sent by his firm to settle the estate. The lawyer finds the townspeople reluctant to talk about or go near the woman's dreary home and no one will explain or ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, mysterious character, mystery, uncover truth, afterlife, danger, murder, haunted by the past, who done it, small town life ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s, edwardian era
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sequel to the 2009 mezzo-mezzo supernatural horror purporting to be based on a true story in which a cancer-afflicted teen starts seeing things in the new Victorian house he and his family moved into.
Style: atmospheric, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, danger, parents and children, new house, murderer, dead man, evil man, nightmare ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, contemporary, 21st century, year 1993
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 151K
The Orphanage (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman brings her family back to her childhood home, which used to be an orphanage, intent on reopening it. Before long, her son starts to communicate with a new invisible friend.
Style: scary, twist ending, macabre, surprise ending, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, ghosts, ghost, supernatural, death, missing child, orphan, fear, haunted by the past, tragic event, life is a bitch, disappearance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 39K
The Messengers (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, 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: psychological, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, murder, countryside, death threat, family in danger, uncover truth, haunted by the past, mystery, crimes, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: north dakota, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Hansel and Gretel (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 117 min.
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: fairy tale, psychological, gothic, suspense, surreal ...
Plot: haunted house, isolation, in the woods, punishment, supernatural, captivity, curse, danger, life is a bitch, mystery, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals ...
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Haunting of Bly Manor (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 494 min.
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Story: After an au pair’s tragic death, Henry Wingrave hires a young American nanny to care for his orphaned niece and nephew who reside at Bly Manor with the estate’s chef Owen, groundskeeper Jamie and housekeeper, Mrs. Grose. But all is not as it ...
Style: gothic, enigmatic, scary, emotional, gothic horror ...
Plot: haunted house, lgbt, supernatural horror, afterlife, ghost, ghosts, supernatural power, uncover truth, nanny, paranormal activity, supernatural, netflix ...
Time: victorian, 80s, victorian era, 19th century, 2000s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Set at the turn of the century, this is the tale of Ellen Rimbauer who just received this mysterious mansion as a wedding gift from her new husband...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, serious, scary
Plot: haunted house, ghost, mystery, losing-it hero, uncover truth, deadly, mysterious character, supernatural, dangerous attraction, afterlife, infidelity, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sweet, Sweet Lonely Girl (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Soon after moving in with her aging aunt Dora, Adele meets Beth, seductive and mysterious, who tests the limits of Adele's moral ground and sends her spiraling down a psychologically unstable and phantasmagoric path.
Style: gothic horror, gothic, suspense, bleak, scary ...
Plot: caregiver, haunted house, lesbian, evil, girlfriend, loneliness, lonely
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Night-Time Winds (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A Psychological Thriller. Estranged sisters reunite. In Glorious Black and White.
Style: gothic, gothic horror, scary, bleak, suspense
Plot: haunted house, sister sister relationship, insanity, old dark house, female protagonist, mansion, supernatural, demon, vengeance, paranormal phenomena, peril, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 141K
The Grudge (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: American nurse, Karen Davis moves to Tokyo and encounters a vengeful supernatural spirit known as The Grudge that often possesses its victims. When a series of horrifying and mysterious deaths occur – with the spirit passing its curse onto each ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, curse, gory, mystery, murder, imaginary, suicide, vengeance, family curse, ghosts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.4
 10K
Visions (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After moving to a vineyard with her family, a pregnant woman experiences horrifying visions.
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural horror, ghosts, hallucination, supernatural power, nightmare, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, pregnancy, intervention, vineyard, haunted house, ghost ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.0
 73K
The Haunting (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Dr. David Marrow invites Nell Vance, and Theo and Luke Sanderson to the eerie and isolated Hill House to be subjects for a sleep disorder study. The unfortunate guests discover that Marrow is far more interested in the sinister mansion itself – ...
Style: gothic, scary, psychological, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, evil, psychology, ghost, insomnia, delusion, danger, domestic disturbance, supernatural, estate, research, mystery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Perfect Host: A Southern Gothic Tale (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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 horror, gothic, macabre, surprise ending, suspense
Plot: mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, death, elderly, nightmare, old dark house, daughter, old mansion, haunted house, ghost, evil spirit, ghost story ...
Time: 1920s
Place: arkansas
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36%
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The Turning (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland, India, Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young governess is hired by a man who has become responsible for his young nephew and niece after the deaths of their parents. A modern take on Henry James' novella "The Turn of the Screw".
Style: scary, gothic, suspense, bleak, dark
Plot: haunted house, ghost, nanny, orphan, maze, sexual assault, paranoid, life is a bitch, uncover truth, puppet, master and servant, family problems ...
Time: year 1994
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Night of Dark Shadows (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A newlywed painter and his wife move into his family's ancestral home and find themselves plagued by spirits of past residents.
Style: gothic, gothic horror, serious, stylized, scary ...
Plot: ghost, reincarnation, estate, vampire, supernatural, haunted house, hanging, painting, mansion, imaginary, haunted by the past, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 24K
Jessabelle (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, 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, twist ending, macabre, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, voodoo, supernatural, danger, ghost, nightmare, curses spells and rituals, psychology, haunted by the past, uncover truth, spirit, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1988
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.5
 4K
Abattoir (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A reporter unearths an urban legend about a home being constructed from rooms where horrific tragedies have occurred.
Style: enigmatic, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, evangelist, crime scene, collection, murder of sister, violence, child murder, mansion, dark secret, uncover truth, haunted by the past, small town ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The St. Francisville Experiment (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: According to local legend, the ghosts of tortured slaves still haunt New Orleans' Lalaurie House. For The St. Francisville Experiment, a paranormal researcher, a self-proclaimed psychic, a Louisiana historian, and a filmmaker were given digital ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, gothic, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: haunted house, afterlife, ghost, supernatural, gory, cons and scams, danger, deadly, exorcism, mansion, one night, experiment ...
Time: 90s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Crucible of the Vampire (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young museum curator Isabelle (Katie Goldfinch) is sent to look at an ancient artefact, discovered in the basement of a stately home in Shropshire. Welcomed into the sprawling manor house by a seemingly hospitable family; Karl (Larry Rew), his ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: vampire, old mansion, vampirism, curse, murder, pursuit, female protagonist, female vampire, creature, peril, supernatural, monster ...
Time: 21st century, 17th century, 19th century, 1600s, 1800s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the House (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young nurse takes care of elderly author who lives in a haunted house.
Style: melancholic, enigmatic, twists and turns, atmospheric
Plot: old woman, ghost, writers, netflix, haunted house, betrayal, heart attack, female protagonist, deformity, murder, au pair, governess ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Haunting of Hill House (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 572 min.
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Story: The Crains, a fractured family, confront haunting memories of their old home and the terrifying events that drove them from it.
Style: enigmatic, scary, emotional, surreal, non-linear ...
Plot: haunted house, ghosts, ghost, supernatural ability, mysterious past, sibling relationship, family relations, family in danger, supernatural power, supernatural, brother sister relationship, uncover truth ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Ang Pagsanib kay Leah Dela Cruz (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lady cop who moves into a small town gets drawn to a case that involves a girl that's possessed by an evil spirit.
Style: suspense, gothic horror, gothic, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: possession, female detective, supernatural power, good versus evil, exorcism, possessed girl, curse, religion, spirituality, pursuit, murder, evil ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Things Heard & Seen (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Catherine Clare reluctantly trades life in 1980s Manhattan for a remote home in the tiny hamlet of Chosen, New York, after her husband George lands a job teaching art history at a small Hudson Valley college. Even as she does her best to transform ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, small town, marital problem, husband wife relationship, nightmare, darkness, mystery, supernatural power, relationship problems, family problems, supernatural ...
Time: 80s, year 1979, year 1980
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Haunting of Seacliff Inn (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Susan and Mark move to a seaside town to buy an old house and open an inn. They came to look at one house, but Susan is inexplicably drawn to another. The house is high on a cliff overlooking a lonely beach. Something eerie is going on. A scary ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: curse, devastation, haunted house, supernatural, ghost, old dark house, bed and breakfast, insecurity, supernatural power, love, jealousy, dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%