Movies like Marrowbone

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Marrowbone (2017)
 6.6
 15K
Marrowbone (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young man and his four younger siblings, who have kept secret the death of their beloved mother in order to remain together, are plagued by a sinister presence in the sprawling manor in which they live.
Style: surprise ending, scary, tense, suspense, non-linear
Plot: secret, attic, murder, ghost, brother sister relationship, love, mirror, death of mother, violence, beach, abandoned house, father, murder of family, brother brother relationship, serial killer, library, rifle, morse code, plot twist, family tragedy, crazy, mental illness, doctor, raccoon, sibling relationship ...
Time: 1960s, year 1969

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Most similar movies to Marrowbone

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and psychological films with plots about murder, serial killer, deadly, violence, danger, death and blood mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Marrowbone: The Orphanage (2007), The Ward (2010), Split (2016), The Disappointments Room (2016), Crimson Peak (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.5
 136K
The Orphanage (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
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, psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending, serious ...
Plot: orphan, haunted house, haunted by the past, seance, missing child, ghost, disappearance, paranormal activity, fear, parents and children, psychic, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.6
 38K
The Ward (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A thriller centered on an institutionalized young woman who becomes terrorized by a ghost.
Style: surprise ending, psychological, scary, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: mental institution, supernatural, doctors and patients, isolation, mental illness, ghost, confined, danger, murder, dissociative identity disorder, nurse, disappearance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1960s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.3
 347K
Split (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Though Kevin has evidenced 23 personalities to his trusted psychiatrist, Dr. Fletcher, there remains one still submerged who is set to materialize and dominate all the others. Compelled to abduct three teenage girls led by the willful, observant ...
Style: twist ending, macabre, psychological, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: kidnapping, mental illness, serial killer, violence, insanity, schizophrenia, survival, mercilessness, teenage girl, paranoia, psychiatrist, held captive ...
Time: 2010s
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Disappointments Room (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mother and her young son release unimaginable horrors from the attic of their rural dream home.
Style: serious, tense, scary, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: attic, ghost, confined, supernatural, isolation, parents and children, youth, estate, haunted house, family problems, deadly, family in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.5
 116K
Crimson Peak (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
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, suspenseful, atmospheric, twist ending, scary ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, estate, supernatural, murder, greed, incest, brother sister incest, love, dark fantasy, betrayal, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 68K
The Boy (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China, Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A nanny, working for a family whose son has just passed away, finds herself put in charge of caring for a lifelike doll that the couple treat as a real child.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nanny, violence, doll, murder, haunted house, boy, dealing with death, plot twist, mansion, secret passageway, supernatural, loss of son ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century
Place: england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 2K
Bad Ronald (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A shy teenager accidentally kills a mocking peer, and his mother helps him hide in a spare room in their house. Problems arise when the mother goes for an operation and dies, and the house is sold to a new family, with the teen still living inside.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, scary, psychological ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, death of mother, teenager, mental illness, secret, death, voyeur, voyeurism, peeping tom, hidden room, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.7
 103K
The Call (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jordan Turner is an experienced 911 operator but when she makes an error in judgment and a call ends badly, Jordan is rattled and unsure if she can continue. But when teenager Casey Welson is abducted in the back of a man's car and calls 911, ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending, psychological, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, serial killer, psycho, danger, fear, murder, woman in danger, lifesaver, cell phone, control room, crimes, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 6.3
 7K
Ghost Story (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Four successful elderly gentlemen, members of the Chowder Society, share a gruesome, 50-year old secret. When one of Edward Wanderley's twin sons dies in a bizarre accident, the group begins to see a pattern of frightening events developing.
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, psychological, serious ...
Plot: small town, ghost, ghost story, secret, supernatural, vengeance, haunted by the past, friendship, buddies, golden years, friends, elderly ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: new england, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.7
 10K
Intruders (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Anna suffers from agoraphobia so crippling that when a trio of criminals break into her house, she cannot bring herself to flee. But what the intruders don't realize is that agoraphobia is not her only psychosis.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, twist ending, psychological, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: home invasion, agoraphobia, revenge, female protagonist, violence, plot twist, brutality, obsession, murder, incest, tied feet, death of brother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Two aging film actresses live as virtual recluses in an old Hollywood mansion. Jane Hudson, a successful child star, cares for her crippled sister Blanche, whose career in later years eclipsed that of Jane. Now the two live together, their ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: mental illness, hollywood, kidnapping, murder, jealousy, forgery, pianist, haunted by the past, actress, newspaper, aging, recluse ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Strait-Jacket (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a 20 year stay at an asylum for a double murder, a mother returns to her estranged daughter where suspicions arise about her behaviour.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, mental illness, mentally unstable, farm, axe, serial killer, investigation, couples, deadly, countryside, false accusation, psychopath ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Possession of Joel Delaney (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Manhattan socialite begins to fear for her troubled younger brother when he starts behaving bizarrely and he seems to have been friends with a backstreet murderer.
Style: realistic, mind bending, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, possession, siblings relations, ghost, supernatural ability, family problems, couples, deadly, missing person, mentally unstable, supernatural ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Keep Watching (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A family imprisoned by intruders is forced to play a terrifying game of "Kill, Or Be Killed". As the night unfolds, the game's mysterious rules become clear, and the family realizes their nightmare is being streamed live to riveted ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, scary, realistic ...
Plot: home invasion, family in danger, danger, murder, manipulations, confined, deadly, psychopath, mind game, isolation, found footage, hidden camera ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 3K
The Ugly (1997)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A female psychologist wants to understand the minds of a confessed serial killer who spent the last five years in a mental hospital because of his state.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, suspense, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, hospital, murder, slasher, mental institution, psychologist, mysterious character, mind game, investigation, haunted by the past, psychoanalysis, doctors and patients ...
Time: 90s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Psycho Cop Returns (1993)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A group of office workers decide to have a party in the office building. Among other things, they want to have some drugs there. Their conversation on the subject is overheard by Joe Vickers, which is rather unfortunate for them, since Joe Vickers ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: office, murder, stripper, bachelor party, deadly, survival, psychopath, danger, chaos, serial killer, gory, violence spree ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.5
 12K
Maniac (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A psychotic man, troubled by his childhood abuse, loose in NYC, kills young women and takes their scalps as trophies. Will he find the perfect woman in photographer Anna, and end his killing spree?
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: model, serial killer, gore, violence, prostitute, stalking, psychopath, shotgun, rage, park, killer, sadism ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
 3K
Pin (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A doctor has a lifelike, anatomically-correct medical dummy, with muscles and organs visible through its clear skin, named Pin (after Pinocchio). Via ventriloquism, Pin explains bodily functions in a way kids can relate to. When the over-strict ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, tense, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental illness, murder, mind game, police, birthday, doctor, blood, dysfunctional family, rivalry, psychopath, deadly, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Silent Night, Deadly Night 2 (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After being traumatized by his brother Billy's murderous rampage years earlier, Ricky Caldwell has become a serial killer himself and is now living in a mental hospital. Relating his story to a psychiatrist, Ricky recounts the details of their ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, rough ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, christmas, decapitation, santa claus, slasher, orphan, investigation, obsession, mind game, clergy, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
An American Haunting (2005)
Genre: Drama, History, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, Romania, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Based on the true events of the only case in US History where a spirit caused the death of a man.
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: witch, ghost, justice, family, countryside, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, rape, chase, death, school ...
Time: 19th century, 2000s, year 2006, 1810s
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.6
 79K
Pet Sematary (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Dr. Louis Creed's family moves into the country house of their dreams and discover a pet cemetery at the back of their property. The cursed burial ground deep in the woods brings the dead back to life -- with "minor" problems. At ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: afterlife, zombie, back from the dead, indian burial ground, pet, family in danger, grief, supernatural, grave robbing, coffin, loss of pet, gory ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: maine, usa, chicago illinois, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bloody Murder (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Julie McConnell is one of a dozen camp counselors working to re-open a summer camp when a series of murders and disappearances begin commited by a hockey masked killer who may be the urban legend killer Trevor Moorehouse. When Julie looks into the ...
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: summer camp, slasher, murder, ghost, survival, psychopath, rivalry, cons and scams, city life, confined, crimes, who done it ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Hamiltons (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Hamilton's seem to be an ordinary American family, living in a small town in Northern California and dealing with the problems of everyday life. They've also been recently adjusting to the untimely death of their parents, but since ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological ...
Plot: murder, video camera, misfit, serial killer, youth, twins, gory, gays and lesbians, chaos and mayhem, orphan, survival, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 5.3
 5K
Timber Falls (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A weekend of camping in the mountains becomes an excursion into hell for a young couple, who become pawns in a grotesque plot hatched by deranged locals.
Style: scary, bleak, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, isolation, serial killer, survival, rescue, slasher, gory, danger, murder, forest, religions or cults, confined ...
Time: contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.8
 10K
Lost Souls (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A small group of Catholics led by an ailing priest believe that Satan intends to become man, just as God did in the person of Jesus. The writings of a possessed mental patient lead them to Peter Kelson, a writer who studies serial killers. They ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, futuristic, atmospheric ...
Plot: incest, supernatural, serial killer, mystery, vampire, apocalypse, clergy, deadly, supernatural ability, religions or cults, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 3K
Found (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Marty is the ideal fifth grader. He gets good grades, listens to his teachers, and doesn't start trouble in class. But a darkness is beginning to fall over Marty's life. The kids at school won't stop picking on him, his parents just ...
Style: realistic, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, coming of age, violence, murder, death, bullying, racism, white supremacist, gas mask, video store, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.3
 425
Dark Honeymoon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Dark Honeymoon follows a man who marries a seductive woman after a brief and passionate relationship. During their honeymoon, on the Pacific coast, terrible truths unfold as those around them die mysterious deaths.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, couples, deadly, couple relations, crimes, dangerous attraction, love and romance, danger, slasher, stabbing, religion, panties ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.7
 5K
Shrew's Nest (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Spain, 1950s. Montse's agoraphobia keeps her locked in a sinister apartment in Madrid and her only link to reality is the little sister she lost her youth raising. But one day, a reckless young neighbor, Carlos, falls down the stairwell and ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Plot: agoraphobia, hallucination, secret, murder, neighbor, apartment, hidden, poison, isolation, family relations, orphan, deadly ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 1K
Devoured (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An Intense, troubling film boasting a spectacular lead performance from Marta Milans. Greg Olliver's psychological thriller records with cold, clinical precision a young woman's gradual descent into madness.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, disturbing ...
Plot: restaurant, danger, workplace, woman in danger, ghost, supernatural, immigrants, workplace situations, sick child, plot twist, coughing blood, cleaning lady ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.1
 27
Victimized (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Matt Miller has spent his entire life living in the shadows of his brother. He believes if his brother were to disappear then so would all his problems. So one deadly night Matt decides to take matters into his own hands.
Plot: gay, revenge, murder, violence, brother brother relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%