Movies like The Dorm

If you like "The Dorm" you are looking for scary, psychological and serious movies about / with college, curses spells and rituals, ghost, supernatural, body swapping, youth and danger themes of Horror genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
The Dorm (2014)
 4.1
 887
The Dorm (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Vivian begins college as a shy, self-consciousness freshman, but she begins a complete transformation after becoming a dorm mate of the popular Sarah.
Style: scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful
Plot: college, curses spells and rituals, ghost, supernatural, body swapping, youth, danger, physical appearance, college life, social relations, campus, fall in love, unlikely friendships, young adult, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to The Dorm

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about danger, supernatural, ghost, deadly, curses spells and rituals, gory and murder mostly in Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Dorm: Seance (2006), An American Ghost Story (2012), Dark Circles (2013), Blood Legend (2006), Cult (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.4
 841
Seance (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Over Thanksgiving weekend, all but five students in an old Manhattan building that's now a college dormitory leave for home: staying on one floor are roommates Lauren, Melina, and Alison, plus her boyfriend Diego and Grant, a loner in a room ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, seance, college, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals, youth, danger, deadly, gory, college life, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
An American Ghost Story (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Paul, an unemployed writer, decides to rent and live in a house that's rumored to be haunted, he puts his life and his relationships in grave danger as he obsessively attempts to get the story that will finally make his career.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, scary
Plot: ghost, haunted house, writer's life, curses spells and rituals, uncover truth, danger, supernatural, fear, violence, deadly, artists and showbiz
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 5.1
 4K
Dark Circles (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When new parents Alex and Penny retreat from the city and move into a place outside town, the stress and massive sleep-deprivation caused by their infant has both of them seeing things in the house that may or may not exist. Persistent sightings of ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, couples, isolation, danger, countryside, exorcism, paranormal investigation, death, family in danger, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 2.6
 185
Blood Legend (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young witch gathers her coven to methodically fulfill her uncle's demands to help resurrect a demon lover from centuries past. Believing that she has completed her tasks she waits for the resurrection and her eternal rewards only to find ...
Style: scary, serious, surprise ending
Plot: danger, supernatural ability, ghost, supernatural, escapades, deadly, school, vengeance, rivalry, youth, prank, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Movie in collections
 3.0
 983
Cult (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: While researching a local cult, four college students uncover the existence of a supernatural power that may take their lives...and their souls.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, scary
Plot: college, suicide, sacrifice, cult, supernatural, psychopath, gory, religions or cults, danger, ancient mystery, deadly, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Ghosts of Goldfield (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two couples and another friend from college decide to visit the Goldfield Hotel in Nevada to make a documentary about ghosts – then their nightmares begin!
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher
Plot: ghost, uncover truth, danger, stalking, supernatural, filmmaking, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, deadly, master and servant, hotel, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Curse of the Forty-Niner (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of friends discover gold deep inside an old mine. But by taking the gold and think they've hit it big, they awaken a long dead miner who's Hell Bent on protecting his treasure.
Style: scary, slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: curse, supernatural, ghost, danger, mine, curses spells and rituals, gold, undead, ghost town, adventure, ship, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Ouija Experiment (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on true events, five friends who fall prey to the evil entities of the Ouija board. As they set about filming their experimental session, what starts out as bit of fun, soon escalates into a terrifying series of events as paranoia and personal ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, psychological ...
Plot: ouija board, ghost, found footage, supernatural, danger, friendship, curse, camera, group of friends, deadly, dishonesty, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Movie in collections
 3.2
 616
Stitch (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Stitch follows the story of grieving parents as they cope with the loss of their young daughter. At the height of their desperation, they turn to their best friends for healing advice, who lead them into the deep desert for a weekend ritual meant to ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: desert, family in danger, ghost, curses spells and rituals, danger, rivalry, death, violence, dealing with death, losing-it hero, family problems, disfigurement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.4
 2K
Voice (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 104 min.
Story: While training after hours in her high-school, the aspirant singer Park Young-Eon is mysteriously killed and her body vanishes. Her ghost is invisible and trapped in the school, but her best friend Kang Sun-min, who broadcast in the lunchtime in ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, friendship, haunted by the past, investigation, supernatural, youth, danger, hearing voices, deadly, crimes, gays and lesbians, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 3.6
 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, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, race against time, saving a life, demon, death, violence, child in peril, girl
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Bloody Homecoming (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three years after a tragic accident leaves a student dead at the annual Homecoming dance, a group of senior friends anxious about the return of Homecoming Night to their sleepy Southern town find themselves visited by a deadly presence from their ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, homecoming, high school, rivalry, vengeance, ghost, friends, stalking, teachers and students, deadly, prank, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Nothing Left to Fear (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Wendy, her husband Dan and their kids have just moved to the small town of Stull, Kansas, where Dan is the new pastor. But in this sleepy community of friendly neighbors, a horrific series of occurrences awaits them: Their teenage daughter is being ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, enigmatic, serious
Plot: small town, family in danger, supernatural, family relations, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults, social relations, evil, mystery, danger, small town life, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
One Missed Call 3: Final (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Emiri, a timid high school girl, is bullied mercilessly by her classmates, but when her friend, Asuka, stands up for her, Asuka becomes the target of the bullying instead. Emiri, not wanting to be bullied again, avoids Asuka. Worn down, Asuka ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, psychological, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, woman in danger, mystery, teenage life, crimes, high school, danger, supernatural ability, cell phone, scare ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, busan
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Blood Descendants (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A hundred years after being brutally murdered by the justice-seeking citizens of a small town, a supernatural killer fulfills his promise to return from the grave and seek vengeance against the descendents of the people who slaughtered him.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, deadly, danger, crimes, psychopath, murder, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, serial killer, supernatural ability, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Chilling Visions: 5 Senses of Fear (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A horror anthology of shorts themed around the five senses.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, anthology, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, curses spells and rituals, danger, supernatural, deadly, fear, brutality, violence, death, female director, blind boy, driving ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Curse of El Charro (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: n California, Maria has awful nightmares with and visions of her sister that committed suicide one year ago. Her roommate Chris invites Maria to travel with her and her friends Tanya and Rose on vacation to her uncle's house in Saguaro, ...
Style: bleak, scary, serious, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: ghost, afterlife, nightmare, supernatural, clergy, supernatural ability, danger, haunted by the past, deadly, youth, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.9
 629
Sideshow (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While visiting a traveling carnival full of human freaks, high school students nearly join as permanent members.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, kidnapping, kids in trouble, youth, deadly, danger, gory, curses spells and rituals, carnival, freakshow, exploitation, profanity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Movie in collections
deadly movies
10289
gory movies
3675
Kill Katie Malone (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: College students and best friends Ginger Matheson, Jim Duncan, and Kyle "Dixie" Canning, pool their cash to buy a "ghost" in an online auction. The three think it's all a goof, but once they open up the antique box to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeful ghost, college, deadly, danger, supernatural, buddies, ghost, best friend, murder, best friends, youth, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 2.6
 634
The Hospital (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Old St. Leopold's Hospital has many urban legends surrounding it, but the residents of Bridgeport all agree on one thing: tortured souls roam its abandoned halls. The mystery proves too much for a pretty young student who decides to investigate ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: hospital, psychopath, ghost, crimes, deadly, college, violence, danger, urban, city life, supernatural horror, rapist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.3
 605
I Am ZoZo (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: I Am ZoZo is a psychological thriller about five young people who play with a Ouija board on Halloween and attract the attention of a malevolent demon. The film is based on real experiences with an ancient and malevolent spirit called ZoZo that ...
Style: scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, paranormal, halloween, ouija board, spirit, curses spells and rituals, danger, buddies, island, violence, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.5
 2K
Dead Souls (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On his 18th birthday, Johnny finds out that he's come into an inheritance - and his family were a lot stranger than he ever knew...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological, rough ...
Plot: uncover truth, mysterious character, life turned upside down, supernatural, ghost, teenage life, starting over, orphan, deadly, family problems, danger, adoption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Ouija Experiment 2: Theatre of Death (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A fun filled weekend turns deadly when a group of unsuspecting theatre goers are trapped inside, after a ravenous spirit is resurrected and released from a Ouija board. They must confront their most terrifying fears and destroy the spirit before it ...
Style: scary, serious
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, reincarnation, danger, deadly, supernatural, dealing with death, deadly creature, ouija board, pursuit, fear, afterlife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
murder movies
18445
death movies
14363
rivalry movies
13111
 4.6
 3K
Grace (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A unique horror film told from the first-person perspective of Grace - a naive, virginal college freshman trying to deal with campus culture and her outgoing roommate as an evil entity takes over her body and unleashes chaos.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, stylized, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demonic possession, demon, college, exorcism, supernatural, youth, danger, curses spells and rituals, possession, teenage girl, grandmother granddaughter relationship, religious ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Apartment 1303 (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While celebrating with her friends in her new cheaply rented apartment (with balcony and view of the sea) on the thirteenth floor of a building, the young Sayaka unexpectedly jumps off the balcony committing suicide. Her mother goes insane and her ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, suicide, uncover truth, supernatural, haunted house, losing-it hero, investigation, danger, deadly, mystery, grudge, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The House of Seven Corpses (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A director is filming on location in a house where seven murders were committed. The caretaker warns them not to mess with things they do not understand (the murders were occult related), but the director wants to be as authentic as possible and has ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, filmmaking, haunted house, zombie, ghost, estate, curses spells and rituals, danger, deadly, supernatural power, film within a film, actor ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.4
 551
Deathbed (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When Karen and her significant other move to a new apartment, they discover an old antique bed. Karen absolutely loves it and she soon allows it to inspire her artwork. However, a series of disturbing dreams begin to haunt Karen. Eventually she ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, sexy ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, couple relations, danger, gory, chaos, couples, showbiz, technology gone awry, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Fear Runs Silent (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When high school science teacher, Mr.Hill, convinces his student, Kerry Johnson, and a group of her friends to go on an overnight field trip, they find themselves face to face with the darkest side of terror. Not even their worst nightmares will ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: forest, deadly creature, supernatural, wilderness, teenage life, youth, danger, deadly, in the woods, curses spells and rituals, murder, nightmare ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
1313: Cougar Cult (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Rufus, Darwin, and Coopersmith are three nerdy, but hunky young college students who score themselves a dream summer job working at a swanky mansion owned by wealthy and sexy middle-aged babes Clara, Victoria, and Edwina. However, the gals turn out ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, sexy, homoerotic
Plot: supernatural, wizards and magicians, deadly, rivalry, danger, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, estate, witch, murder, college student, dangerous animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.1
 4K
7 Below (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story centers on a group of strangers trapped in a time warp house where a terrible event transpired exactly 100 years prior.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Plot: haunted house, haunted by the past, ghost, confined, supernatural, isolation, murder, danger, time warp, killer child, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%