Movies like Ghostland

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Ghostland (2018)
 6.4
 27K
Ghostland (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mother of two inherits a home from her aunt. On the first night in the new home she is confronted with murderous intruders and fights for her daughters' lives. Sixteen years later the daughters reunite at the house, and that is when things get strange...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, exciting, scary, tense, psychedelic, rough, disturbing, mystical
Plot: violence, nightmare, insanity, home invasion, serial killer, danger, torture, escape, doll, sister sister relationship, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, ghost, blood, basement, paranormal phenomena, mysticism, supernatural, paranormal, paranoia, paranormal activity, paranoid, supernatural horror, paranoid schizophrenia, haunted ...

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Most similar movies to Ghostland

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, scary and tense films with plots about danger, supernatural, death, ghost, violence, murder and insanity mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Ghostland: Martyrs (2008), The Boy (2016), Mother! (2017), Intruders (2015), The Watch (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.1
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Martyrs (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young woman's quest for revenge against the people who kidnapped and tormented her as a child leads her and a friend, who is also a victim of child abuse, on a terrifying journey into a living hell of depravity.
Style: disturbing, twist ending, rough, sinister, twists and turns ...
Plot: torture, brutality, child abuse, violence, cult, kidnapping, torture chamber, torment, afterlife, gory, suffering, held captive ...
Time: contemporary, year 1971
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.0
 86K
The Boy (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, China
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, scary, tense, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: doll, nanny, haunted house, ghosts, plot twist, violence, mansion, supernatural, mystery, boy, murder, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century
Place: england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 207K
Mother! (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A couple's relationship is tested when uninvited guests arrive at their home, disrupting their tranquil existence.
Style: psychological, macabre, disturbing, suspenseful, absurd ...
Plot: surrealism, symbolism, pregnant woman, brutality, uninvited guest, nightmare, family argument, marital argument, baby, vandalism, death, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 12K
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, twists and turns, intense, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: home invasion, agoraphobia, plot twist, female protagonist, revenge, violence, brutality, obsession, murder, woman urinating, dead bird, dripping blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 5.2
 872
The Watch (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Cassie, a psych student, was kidnapped and traumatized as a child by a disturbed person. To exorcise her demons and to finish her thesis, she decides on an experiment in isolation, working at a secluded watch tower as a fire lookout. But once ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, tense, serious ...
Plot: manipulations, mind game, danger, manipulation, haunted by the past, mystery, isolation, rivalry, female protagonist, supernatural, surveillance, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Hollow Child (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Samantha has lived her whole life in different foster homes. Now living in a small town, she never feels like she quite fits in, even with her own current foster family who might adopt her, or the boy who follows her around doing her classwork. So, ...
Style: exciting, rough, scary, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, impostor, forest, foster child, danger, death, child, villain, chase, sister sister relationship, fear, new family ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 116K
Hush (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A deaf woman is stalked by a psychotic killer in her secluded home.
Style: slasher, twist ending, suspense, scary, tense ...
Plot: home invasion, serial killer, deaf, survival, trapped, masked killer, deafness, brutality, blood, murder, murderer, violence ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 3.5
 624
Deadly Still (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A group of friends decide to spend a weekend together at a country house, but an unexpected accident forces them to stop at a strange and remote estate. In this abandoned and eerie place, a rare antique camera is discovered. Slowly the camera ...
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: death, murder, danger, youth, mysticism, brutality, photograph, blood, beautiful scenery
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.2
 125K
The Strangers (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After returning from a wedding reception, a couple staying in an isolated vacation house receive a knock on the door in the mid-hours of the night. What ensues is a violent invasion by three strangers, their faces hidden behind masks. The couple ...
Style: psychological thriller, scary, slasher, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: home invasion, survival, hostage, serial killer, hostages, murder, confined, cat and mouse, violence, mysterious character, bag over head, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2005
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.6
 61K
Dark Water (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dahlia Williams and her daughter Cecelia move into a rundown apartment on New York's Roosevelt Island. She is currently in midst of divorce proceedings and the apartment, though near an excellent school for her daughter, is all she can afford. ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: ghost, divorce, haunted by the past, parents and children, starting over, danger, supernatural, family relations, single parent, imaginary friend, mother daughter relationship, elevator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, year 1974, 2000s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city, seattle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
 209K
The Babadook (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A single mother, plagued by the violent death of her husband, battles with her son's fear of a monster lurking in the house, but soon discovers a sinister presence all around her.
Style: psychological, tense, scary, macabre, dark fantasy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nightmare, supernatural, danger, ghost, family in danger, nightmare comes true, dealing with death, single mother, dysfunctional family, monster, sleeping, book ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.3
 1K
The Chair (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Psychology student Danielle inadvertently wakes a evil spirit while renting a century old Victorian house. In setting out to prove his existence, Danielle inadvertently frees and becomes a puppet of the spirit of serial killer Edgar Crowe. ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: psychopath, ghost, good versus evil, supernatural, danger, supernatural ability, crimes, serial killer, deadly, woman in danger, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In 1965 Los Angeles, a widowed mother and her two daughters add a new stunt to bolster their séance scam business and unwittingly invite authentic evil into their home. When the youngest daughter is overtaken by the merciless spirit, this small ...
Style: scary, macabre, psychotronic, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ouija board, supernatural, spiritualism, possession, ghosts, ghost, witchcraft, spirit, paranormal phenomena, supernatural horror, supernatural power, violence ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
 14K
The Canal (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Film archivist David and his wife are perfectly happy or so he believes. When a looming secret shatters their marriage at the same time as a turn-of-the-century film reel he is studying reveals their house to be the site of a 1902 multiple-murder, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, protagonist as suspect, murder, violence, husband wife relationship, investigation, mystery, obsession, haunted, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.9
 40K
The Tall Man (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When her child goes missing, a mother looks to unravel the legend of the Tall Man, an entity who allegedly abducts children.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, scary, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, missing child, abduction, mysterious character, uncover truth, urban legend, danger, mystery, child abduction, small town, family problems, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
8213: Gacy House (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of paranormal investigators enter the abandoned home of paedophile and serial killer John Gacy, hoping to find evidence of paranormal activity. Upon entering the house they set-up cameras throughout the abandoned house while going room to ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, dark ...
Plot: serial killer, ghost, danger, investigation, crime, crimes, supernatural, deadly, frame up, found footage, murder, paranormal activity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
In the Mouth of Madness (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: With the disappearance of hack horror writer Sutter Cane, all Hell is breaking loose...literally! Author Cane, it seems, has a knack for description that really brings his evil creepy-crawlies to life. Insurance investigator John Trent is sent to ...
Style: gothic, surreal, atmospheric, neo noir, psychological ...
Plot: lovecraftian, insanity, hallucination, disappearance, investigation, h.p. lovecraft, paranoia, police brutality, gory, danger, hallucinations, mental illness ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new england, new hampshire, europe, england, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
 29K
The Eye (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Singapore
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A blind girl gets a cornea transplant so that she would be able to see again. However, she got more than what she bargained for when she realised she could even see ghosts. And some of these ghosts are down right unfriendly. So she embarks on a ...
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, able to see the dead, woman in danger, transplant, hospital, supernatural ability, afterlife, blind girl, blindness, hanging, disfigurement, surgery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia, hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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A Near Death Experience (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ellie suffers a strong shock to discover that, after suffering a near-death experience, can hear voices from beyond. He soon realizes that it is a gift with which you can help others.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, murder, danger, psychic power, deadly, crimes, serial killer, talking to the dead, new neighbor, death, mystery, fugitives ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
 1K
Visitors (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of Georgia Perry, the first woman to sail around the world solo.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Plot: hallucination, sailing, mystery, supernatural, ghost, isolation, deadly, danger, sea voyage, ocean or sea, ocean, insanity ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.4
 2K
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: suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: immigrants, ghost, supernatural, woman in danger, workplace, restaurant, hallucination, violence, murder, death, uncover truth, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Don't Knock Twice (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mother desperate to reconnect with her troubled daughter becomes embroiled in the urban legend of a demonic witch.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, enigmatic, bleak ...
Plot: evil spirit, urban legend, prank, curse, witch, custody, haunted, parent child relationship, fear, ghost, paranormal phenomena, mother daughter reunion ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Insidious: The Last Key (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Parapsychologist Elise Rainier and her team travel to Five Keys, N.M., to investigate a man's claim of a haunting. Terror soon strikes when Rainier realizes that the house he lives in was her family's old home.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic, scary ...
Plot: haunted house, spirit, supernatural, supernatural horror, kidnapped girl, psychic, ghost, medium, ghosts, ghost child, hypnosis, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, year 1953, year 2010
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 5.5
 629
The Deep House (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: While diving in a remote French lake, a couple of YouTubers who specialize in underwater exploration videos discover a house submerged in the deep waters. What was initially a unique finding soon turns into a nightmare when they discover that the ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychotronic ...
Plot: supernatural, paranormal investigation, violence, couples, paranormal, murder, demon, deadly creature, paranormal phenomena, killings, death, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Mirror Mirror (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Shy teenager Megan moves to a new town with her widowed mother and quickly becomes the most unpopular girl in high school. But when she starts to communicate with a mysterious mirror, her tormentors begin to meet with a horrifying series of ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, gothic, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, supernatural, danger, curses spells and rituals, violence, punk, high school, death, nightmare, insanity, reflection, hallucination ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.9
 700
True Fiction (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Avery Malone, a wannabe writer and lonely librarian, gets her big break when she's hand-selected to assist her hero, reclusive author, Caleb Conrad. Whisked away to Caleb's remote estate, Avery is given her one and only task; to ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, scary, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: insanity, isolation, evil, psychopath, ghost, supernatural, nightmare, family in danger, danger, survival, paranoia, fear ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.3
 123K
Lights Out (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, 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: suspense, dark, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: darkness, ghost, supernatural, mental illness, sibling relationship, depression, parenthood, mental institution, brother sister relationship, paranormal, little boy, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
 5K
Meander (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After getting a car ride from an unknown man, Lisa wakes up in a tube. On her arm is strapped a bracelet with a countdown. She quickly understands that every 8 minutes, fire burns an occupied section. She has no choice but to crawl into safe ...
Style: psychological, psychotronic, disturbing, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: claustrophobia, survival, trap, maze, deadly, sadism, danger, trapped, psychopath, escape attempt, violence, brutality ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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: suspenseful, suspense, scary, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural horror, ghosts, supernatural power, hallucination, husband wife relationship, nightmare, afterlife, intervention, pregnancy, female protagonist, vineyard, evil spirit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 10K
Baskin (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Feature length version of the 2013 Turkish short film about police making a horrifying discovery in an apartment building.
Style: psychological, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: hell, nightmare, violence, accident, death, torture, police officer, insanity, survival, squad, posse, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%