Movies like Don’t Leave Home

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Don’t Leave Home (2018)
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Don’t Leave Home (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An American artist’s obsession with a disturbing urban legend leads her to an investigation of the story’s origins at the crumbling estate of a reclusive painter in Ireland.
Plot: painter, investigation, urban legend, supernatural, missing child, legend, artist, painting, priest, portrait
Place: ireland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and suspense films with plots about supernatural, murder, investigation, ghost, death, danger and violence mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Don’t Leave Home: The Curse of La Llorona (2019), House of Shadows (1976), The Crucifixion (2017), The Bonesetter (2003), Slender Man (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Curse of La Llorona (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A social worker dealing with the disappearance of two children fears for her own family after beginning the investigation.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, bleak, suspense
Plot: supernatural, single mother, violence, death, female ghost, urban legend, parents and children, danger, kidnapping, investigation, crimes, civil servant ...
Time: year 1973
Place: los angeles, mexico
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House of Shadows (1976)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Audrey investigates a murder that occured 23 years ago in a dark mansion. She searches for the dead body, the killer, and the truth.
Style: scary, rough, serious
Plot: supernatural, murder, investigation, old mansion, haunted house, deadly, orphan, danger, terrorism, crimes, mystery, estate ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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77%
The Crucifixion (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a priest is jailed for the murder of a nun on whom he was performing an exorcism, an investigative journalist strives to determine whether he in fact murdered a mentally ill person, or if he lost the battle with a demonic presence.
Style: based on true events
Plot: demonic possession, prison, newspaper, journalist, investigation, priest, exorcist, nun, exorcism, murder, violence, female masturbation ...
Place: romania
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76%
 1.6
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The Bonesetter (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 72 min.
Story: One hundred years ago, an evil bonesetter was killed for his crimes against children. Now in the present a single mother and a shy librarian must discover who is behind a rash of child abductions, is the Bonesetter back to finish his depraved work?
Plot: missing child, urban legend, farmhouse, child in peril, small town, sacrifice, librarian
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 3.2
 18K
Slender Man (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a small town in Massachusetts, four high school girls perform a ritual in an attempt to debunk the lore of Slender Man. When one of the girls goes mysteriously missing, they begin to suspect that she is, in fact, his latest victim.
Style: scary, suspense, bad ending, bleak
Plot: urban legend, panic attack, missing person, teenage protagonist, supernatural being, fear, curses spells and rituals, kidnapping, psychological manipulation, internet, small town, forest ...
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.2
 16K
The Order (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: For centuries, a secret Order of priests has existed within the Church. A renegade priest, Father Alex Bernier, is sent to Rome to investigate the mysterious death of one of the Order's most revered members. Following a series of strangely ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Plot: investigation, murder, violence, catholic church, priest, sin, mentor protege relationship, vatican, supernatural, mystery, escapades, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, rome italy, jerusalem, paris france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Hangman's Curse (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Bullying students are becoming deathly ill after screaming the name of a legendary ghost. What's to blame? An exotic illness? An illicit drug? Or is it the supernatural? The clues are few and time is running out for the students of Rogers High ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, ghost, bullying, secret mission, urban legend, curse, spider, curses spells and rituals, mystery, psychopath, rivalry, school ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Taking of Deborah Logan (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What starts as a poignant medical documentary about Deborah Logan's descent into Alzheimer's disease and her daughter's struggles as caregiver degenerates into a maddening portrayal of dementia at its most frightening, as hair-raising ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, snake, mental illness, supernatural, sacrifice, kidnapping, insanity, transformation, hospital, mother daughter relationship, demons, possession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: virginia, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, christmas, haunted house, sex, cheating, ghost, protagonist as suspect, danger, missing person, murder, infidelity, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.0
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Fingerprints (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fresh out of rehab, a young woman moves back in with her parents and sister, and soon becomes involved in a mystery that has left people in her town paralyzed.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious
Plot: ghost, rehabilitation, small town, bus, urban legend, teenager, murder, supernatural, teenage life, supernatural ability, family problems, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.4
 84K
The Nun (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a young nun at a cloistered abbey in Romania takes her own life, a priest with a haunted past and a novitiate on the threshold of her final vows are sent by the Vatican to investigate. Together they uncover the order’s unholy secret. Risking ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, scary, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: demon, supernatural, evil nun, spirit, demonic possession, nun, murder, priest, father, supernatural horror, mysterious death, murder mystery ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Cry for the Strangers (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The little coastal town of Clark's Harbor seems like the perfect place for psychiatrist Brad Russell and his wife to get a little peace and spend more time with each other. But the locals don't seem very friendly and, every time a storm ...
Style: mind bending, realistic, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: village, social relations, missing child, ghost, family in danger, danger, investigation, haunted by the past, mystery, village life, losing-it hero, indian tribe ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 2.6
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The Cry (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In New York, detective Alex Scott is investigating with his partner Sergio Perez the disappearance of several children. When they visit the Mexican witch Gloria, the woman advises that a powerful evil force is chasing the reincarnation of her son ...
Style: scary, bleak, serious
Plot: supernatural, ghost, mentally unstable, vengeance, rivalry, reincarnation, haunted by the past, investigation, plague, terrorism, missing child, murder ...
Time: 16th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
 58K
Candyman (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Candyman, a murderous soul with a hook for a hand, is accidentally summoned to reality by a skeptic grad student researching the monster's myth.
Style: gothic, macabre, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: urban legend, belief, slasher, investigation, supernatural, gory, haunted by the past, serial killer, revenge, urban, slavery, cult ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Secret Village (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Greg,an unsuccessful screenwriter and Rachel,a beautiful journalist research an outbreak of mass hysteria in a small village. They start to uncover a secret about ergot poisoning that has affected this village for years. But the cult activity has ...
Style: psychological, scary, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful
Plot: village, supernatural, social relations, uncover truth, mystery, village life, deadly, investigation, haunted by the past, media, journalism, hysteria ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.5
 389K
The Conjuring (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse. Forced to confront a powerful entity, the Warrens find themselves caught in the most terrifying case of their lives.
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, psychological, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghost, paranormal activity, danger, witch, seance, riddles and clues, paranormal investigation, exorcism, haunted by the past, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 70s, contemporary, 1960s ...
Place: rhode island, usa, new england
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44%
Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Jesse has been hearing terrifying sounds coming from his neighbor’s apartment, but when he turns on his camera and sets out to uncover their source, he encounters an ancient evil that won’t rest until it’s claimed his very ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, danger, demon, found footage, curses spells and rituals, haunted house, parallel world, urban ghetto, religions or cults, drugs/alcohol, imaginary, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 80s
Place: usa, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.7
 38K
Velvet Buzzsaw (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Big money artists and mega-collectors pay a high price when art collides with commerce. After a series of paintings by an unknown artist are discovered, a supernatural force enacts revenge on those who have allowed their greed to get in the way of ...
Style: art house
Plot: supernatural, art thief, art theft, art collector, art dealer, social satire, consumerism, cat, gay, pickup truck, dismemberment, gay couple ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Lemon Tree Passage (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An Australian urban legend comes screaming on the Ozploitation scene. It’s said that if you drive down the creepy road of Lemon Tree Passage, and witness a sudden flash of light in the trees, you'll be forever haunted by the tormented spirit ...
Plot: urban legend, vacation, ghost, rapist, violent sex, rape, gang rape, american abroad
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Sinister (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, murder, supernatural, ghost, family in danger, attic, danger, fear, small town, filmed killing, investigation, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, year 1979, year 1998 ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, st. louis missouri
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41%
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Lost Voyage (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Twenty five years ago, the SS Corona Queen disappeared in the region known as, "The Bermuda Triangle". Now, it has returned. Seven people go on board to learn the truth behind her disappearance but the ship did not return alone...
Style: psychological, tense, scary, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, danger, afterlife, bermuda triangle, darkness, thunderstorm, cruise ship, space and aliens, deadly, supernatural ability, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
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40%
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Atrocious (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Quintanilla family was found dead in their country side house. Police reported the existence of 37 hours of recorded evidence. The family traveled to their old farm house, where they investigated about the Legend of the Girl in the Garraf woods. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, surprise ending, dark
Plot: supernatural, danger, murder, family vacation, found footage, country house, blood, urban legend, haunted by the past, investigation, family in danger, farm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, dark
Plot: serial killer, investigation, danger, ghost, found footage, supernatural, mystery, crime, crimes, suburbs, deadly, frame up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Tunnel (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 2007, in the midst of the drought and water shortages, the NSW State government has unveiled plans to tap into and recycle millions of litres of water trapped in a network of abandoned train tunnels just beneath the heart of Sydney. However the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, found footage, conspiracy, killing off one by one, crimes, buried truth, uncover truth, deadly creature, deadly, tunnel, urban legend, journalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Last Shift (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A rookie cop's world is turned upside down when she comes face to face with Paymon - King Of Hell. Officer Jessica Loren has the last shift at a transitioning police station, assigned to wait for a crew picking up bio-hazard waste from the ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, intense, tense, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, cult leader, female protagonist, police station, mask, jail cell, hanging, hell, telephone, cult, telephone call, interrogation room ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Deliver Us from Evil (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When a frightening wave of violence sweeps through New York City, troubled cop Sarchie fails to find a rational explanation for the bizarre crimes. However, his eyes are opened to a frightening alternate reality when renegade Jesuit priest, Mendoza ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: police investigation, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, priest, demonic possession, bible, partners, good versus evil, religions or cults, evil force, gory, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2010
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Eighteenth Angel (1997)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: "Satan will no longer be beast... but beauty!" That declaration comes early in The Eighteenth Angel, signaling the kind of horror movie we're in for: thick and cheesy. When that line (and others like it) is uttered by mad monk ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, scary, futuristic
Plot: good versus evil, escapades, mystery, crimes, chases and races, imaginary, rivalry, clergy, mind game, chaos, supernatural, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Gogol. Viy (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mysterious Dark Horseman slays young girls near the village of Dikanka, and he has already butchered 11 ladies. Nikolai Gogol, a scribe from Saint Petersburg has to take charge of the investigation, but the closer he gets to solving the case, the ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, suspenseful, twists and turns
Plot: supernatural, imaginary, uncover truth, investigation, in the woods, legends and myths, church, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature, witchcraft, evil witch, folklore ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
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The Wailing (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 156 min.
Story: A stranger arrives in a little village and soon after a mysterious sickness starts spreading. A policeman is drawn into the incident and is forced to solve the mystery in order to save his daughter.
Style: disturbing, atmospheric, enigmatic, macabre, art house ...
Plot: ghost, investigation, police, murder, small town, shrine, exorcism, priest, shaman, possession, zombie, supernatural ...
Place: korea, south korea, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
My Soul to Take (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A serial killer returns to his hometown to stalk seven children who share the same birthday as the date he was allegedly put to rest.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, psycho film, surprise ending
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, psychopath, supernatural, haunted by the past, urban legend, nightmare comes true, danger, small town, gory, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 1990s
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%