Movies like Mercy

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Mercy (2014)
 5.0
 5K
Mercy (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A single mom and her two boys help take care of their grandmother with mystical powers
Style: scary, tense, serious, suspenseful
Plot: family relations, child protagonist, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, single parent, siblings relations, supernatural ability, elderly, imaginary, grandmother grandson relationship, mental illness, teenage boy, brother brother relationship, boy in peril, boy hero, mother son relationship, wizards and magicians, golden years, boy, stephen king, teenager, wolf, demon, violence, witchcraft ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Mercy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and tense films with plots about danger, supernatural, deadly, curses spells and rituals, ghost, gory and imaginary mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Mercy: The Visit (2015), The Chosen (2015), Children of the Corn: Genesis (2011), The New Daughter (2009), Haunting of Cellblock 11 (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.2
 114K
The Visit (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The terrifying story of a brother and sister who are sent to their grandparents' remote Pennsylvania farm for a weeklong trip. Once the children discover that the elderly couple is involved in something deeply disturbing, they see their chances ...
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, suspenseful, suspense, dark ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: kids in trouble, siblings relations, danger, family relations, elderly, murder, parents and children, farm, grandfather granddaughter relationship, found footage, hide and seek, grandmother granddaughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.5
 2K
The Chosen (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a child-stealing demon attaches itself to a little girl, her family is thrust into a battle against time in order to save the girl and send the demon back to hell.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: ghost, danger, race against time, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, saving a life, demon, violence, death, child in peril, girl
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Children of the Corn: Genesis (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Tim and Allie seek shelter in a remote desert compound after becoming lost and stranded. A strange Manson-like character, Preacher, reluctantly allows them inside with strict orders to be gone by morning and not wander "where you are not ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: religions or cults, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, isolation, confined, deadly, youth, supernatural ability, danger, off the road, farmhouse, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The New Daughter (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: John James is a writer; his wife has left him. He moves with his two middle-school children to an isolated house off a dirt road in South Carolina. The property has an Indian burial mound, which fascinates his daughter, Louisa, who's entering ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, exciting, tense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: single parent, supernatural, danger, supernatural ability, parents and children, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, life turned upside down, teenage girl, countryside, indian burial ground, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Haunting of Cellblock 11 (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of ghost hunters must up their game to compete in the competitive world of paranormal TV shows, leading them to a truly haunted prison with a grisly past that proves to be more than they bargained for.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, danger, rivalry, deadly, prison, supernatural, captivity, frame up, amateur detective, golden years, slasher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 2.9
 374
Sight (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jeffrey leads a quiet existence. Living in constant fear of being labeled a psychopath, Jeffrey constructs a complex world of denial. He is haunted by the spirits of the vengeful dead, which he can see while no one else can. After meeting Dana, a ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, tense, suspense, scary ...
Plot: ghost, danger, mental illness, curses spells and rituals, denial, deadly, supernatural ability, supernatural, investigation, fear, phobia, missing person ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 2.7
 527
666: The Beast (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Donald Lawson, the devil child from "666: The Child", is now an adult and is determined to fulfill his destiny as the Antichrist.
Style: suspenseful, scary, captivating, serious
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, danger, destiny, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, devil, messiah, disorder, graphic violence, deadly, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Seance: The Summoning (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After a loudmouth college punk singer accuses an amateur medium of being a fake, four college students break into the city morgue and video themselves holding a seance. When the kids summon a demon by mistake, they have to find a way to drive the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, human host, supernatural, danger, deadly, friendship, seance, demonic possession, morgue, death, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.8
 666
Killing Ariel (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One night, a female demon attacks Rick, a contentedly married man. Under the spell of the demon, he takes a beautiful young woman, Ariel, off to an isolated house for a weekend fling. There, bizarre and frightening things happen, and accidentally ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: femme fatale, supernatural, dangerous attraction, deadly, danger, couples, murder, crimes, isolation, dishonesty, curses spells and rituals, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
A Haunting in Salem (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When the new sheriff of Salem, Massachusetts discovers that he is the victim of a centuries-old curse, he must protect his family from the vengeful ghosts that torment his home.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, small town, ghost, murder, family in danger, drowning, witch, curses spells and rituals, moving, sheriff, pursuit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.1
 692
The Cradle (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Frank and Julie move to a small isolated town with their son Sam, both Julie and Sam become ill. Driven by terrifying nightmares of torture that come true Frank begs a local midwife Helen to care for Sam as he desperately searches for a way to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, surprise ending
Plot: riddles and clues, ghost, supernatural, deadly, gory, curses spells and rituals, family life, captivity, isolation, danger, curse, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 3.6
 656
Sick Boy (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sick Boy stars Skye McCole Bartusiak as Lucy, a young woman who steps in for a friend to take a job babysitting a young boy confined to his room due to a mysterious illness. Lucy begins to suspect the child’s mother, played by horror legend Debbie ...
Style: tense, serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: woman in danger, child illness, danger, confined, deadly, parents and children, family problems, violence, murder, family relations, domestic disturbance, evil
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Survival Island (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Teens trapped on an island are haunted by a demon hidden inside...a pinata.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: island, pinata, slasher, gory, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, danger, supernatural, rivalry, escapades, survival, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.7
 1K
Dark Mirror (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story about a photographer who moves her family into a home filled with mirrors which seem to reflect a different reality.
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious, mind bending
Plot: mental illness, danger, haunted house, mentally unstable, ghost, zombie, curses spells and rituals, stalking, woman in danger, deadly, supernatural, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two young Gatlin residents are orphaned after the younger brother kills their father. The terror of Gatlin goes urban when the two boys are placed in the custody of two foster parents in the city. The younger brother takes some corn seeds along for ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cult, blood, good versus evil, telekinesis, corn, blood splatter, killer child, priest, city, dream within a dream, supernatural, gory ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.7
 2K
Dark House (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young man sets out on a trip that takes him to an abandoned mansion that holds the origins of his dark family legacy.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, deadly, on the road, danger, estate, escapades, supernatural ability, graphic violence, teenager, mansion
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Seconds Apart (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Seth and Jonah are twins with a dangerous ability: telekinesis. Things start to spiral out of control as their classmates die in twisted and bizarre ways. Jealousy begins to divide them and soon they can no longer trust each other, leading up to a ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, stylized
Plot: murder, police investigation, police detective, evil twin, twins, supernatural, crimes, supernatural ability, gory, killing off one by one, danger, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Tooth Fairy (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman and her daughter (Nicole Muñoz) encounter a deadly legend at a bed-and-breakfast.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, haunted house, supernatural, crimes, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, gory, deadly, imaginary, danger, family relations, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Dunwich Horror (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Louisiana, in the wicked Whateley House, Lavina delivers two babies whose fate is written. Ten years later, three scholars of the occult discover that one page of the “Necronomicon,” the unspeakable book, is missing and the Black Brotherhood ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: lovecraftian, parallel world, danger, curses spells and rituals, ancient mystery, supernatural, necronomicon, destiny, escapades, legends and myths, mutant, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 3.3
 543
Death Factory (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A bus full of strangers find themselves fighting for their lives when one of them reads from an ancient Gothic tome, bringing six dead serial killers back to life, who proceed to hunt them down one by one.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, curses spells and rituals, danger, slasher, crimes, deadly, supernatural, violence, survival, reincarnation, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.3
 640
Respire (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Ancient Romans believed that the soul escaped one's body with the last breath. It was believed that last breath held the power to cure disease and prolong life. In 1930's, Dr. Robert Kaminsky devoted his life to finding out how to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: terminal illness, legends and myths, supernatural, store, cure, danger, rivalry, society, imaginary, life is a bitch, soul music, disease ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.0
 1K
Evil Remains (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A graduate student preparing his thesis on mythology leads his friends on a research expedition to an old plantation estate on the outskirts of the Big Easy. The site is reputed to mysteriously cause madness and death to all who enter it.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, deadly creature, legends and myths, survival, slasher, imaginary, supernatural, ghost, murder, student life, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Breaking at the Edge (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A pregnant woman fears for her unborn child's life if she doesn't avenge a supernatural entity.
Style: scary, serious, realistic, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: pregnancy, couples, couple relations, losing-it hero, mentally unstable, mental illness, female protagonist, pregnant wife, profanity, sexual content, unfulfillment, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
 3.6
 1K
Darkroom (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Michelle kills three of her friends in a horrific car accident while driving under the influence. After rehab, Michelle takes a job recommended by her counselor that lands her trapped in a mansion with three psychotic siblings hell bent on physical ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: rehabilitation, family relations, estate, starting over, addiction, siblings relations, torture, survival, held captive, danger, escape, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Haunting of Helena (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After a divorce, Sophia moves to the south of Italy with her daughter, Helena. Their new home, an apartment within an austere building of the fascist age, is a chance for them to start a new life. But inside an old storage room hides a mysterious ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: supernatural, parents and children, single parent, ghost, danger, deadly, haunted house, family relations, gory, child in peril, graphic violence
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.7
 5K
The Monitor (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Norway, Germany, Sweden
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After escaping an abusive husband, Anna and her 8 year old son move to a secret location in a giant apartment building. Terrified that her ex-husband will find them she buys a baby monitor to keep in her son's room at all times. But strange ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: delusion, haunted by the past, mother son relationship, family relations, social worker, single parent, danger, deadly, murder, overprotective mother, child in peril, social services ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.6
 557
Voodoo (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Andy comes to campus in order to be close to his girlfriend Rebecca. Since he needs a place to stay he joins one of the college fraternities. However, a strange looking man warns him that the fraternity is just a cover-up for the weird voodoo cult.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending, cult film
Plot: voodoo, zombie, supernatural, friendship, college, curses spells and rituals, youth, superhuman powers, on the run, college life, wizards and magicians, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
House of Bones (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Psychic Heather Burton and a team of TV ghost hunters travel to investigate a haunted house surrounded by rumors of paranormal activity.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, imaginary, confined, survival, escapades, danger, deadly, curses spells and rituals, tv show, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Compound Fracture (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Michael Wolffsen (Tyler Mane) receives an urgent phone call and takes his nephew and fiancee and makes the journey home to his only other living relative: his estranged, eccentric (and extremely paranoid) father, Gary (Muse Watson), who is obsessed ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, exciting ...
Plot: estrangement, supernatural, family in danger, deadly, crimes, couple relations, ghost, mental illness, danger, father son relationship, supernatural power, death in the family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Appearing (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman once possessed by a mysterious entity uncovers a shocking secret about her past and must face the demon that is lurking inside of her.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, danger, small town, human host, supernatural, curse, showdown, standoff, evil, murder, deadly, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%