Movies like Ghost Stories

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Ghost Stories (2017)
 6.4
 33K
Ghost Stories (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Professor Phillip Goodman devotes his life to exposing phony psychics and fraudulent supernatural shenanigans. His skepticism soon gets put to the test when he receives news of three chilling and inexplicable cases -- disturbing visions in an abandoned asylum, a car accident deep in the woods and the spirit of an unborn child. Even scarier -- each of the macabre stories seems to have a sinister connection to the professor's own life.
Style: anthology, enigmatic, twists and turns, dark, suspense, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, journalist, car accident, religion, dishonesty, teenage boy, storytelling, twists & turns, violence, satan, atheism, crucifix, adaptation, character study, prejudice, first contact, professor, anti semitism, tunnel, parapsychology, guilty conscience, suitcase, guilt, poltergeist, hiding place ...

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Most similar movies to Ghost Stories

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, suspense and serious films with plots about ghost, supernatural, danger, violence, murder, death and supernatural power mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Ghost Stories: Epitaph (2007), The orphan plus minus an arm (2011), The Devil's Backbone (2001), Devoured (2012), Feng shui (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
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Epitaph (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dr. Jung Nam finds a photo album dating back to his days as an intern at the Ansaeng Hospital. This triggers memories of his life. In 1942, as a young medical intern, Jung-Nam's arranged marriage ended when his fiancée, whom he had never met, ...
Style: scary, psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: hospital, ghost, supernatural, mysterious character, serial killer, intern, fall in love, love and romance, japanese occupation of korea, doctor
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: asia, korea, seoul
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100%
The orphan plus minus an arm (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The orphan plus minus an arm
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Plot: voyeurism, orphan, under the surface, disability, love affair, dishonesty, judge, fetishism, young girl, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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54%
The Devil's Backbone (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After losing his father, 10-year-old Carlos arrives at the Santa Lucia School, which shelters orphans of the Republican militia and politicians, and is taken in by the steely headmistress, Carmen, and the kindly professor, Casares. Soon after his ...
Style: tense, twist ending, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: child abuse, ghost, orphan, orphanage, spanish civil war, boarding school, republican, boarding school life, danger, gold, disappearance, supernatural ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: spain, europe, andalusia, catalonia, madrid ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 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 ⇓
52%
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 6.5
 521
Feng shui (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Joy and her family have just moved into a new home, in a sparsely populated village. For them, it’s time for new beginnings- a new chance and a new hope. But what for fortune awaits them.. and woe the tragedies to follow. On what should be the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, realistic
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, couple relations, supernatural, danger, superstition, siblings relations, family relations, getting home, friend, horoscope, buddha ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 40 years after the first haunting at Eel Marsh House, a group of children evacuated from WWII London arrive, awakening the house's darkest inhabitant.
Style: gothic, scary, twist ending, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, supernatural horror, child in peril, danger, countryside, world war two, death of child, cemetery, evacuation, pursuit ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1941, year 1940
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
All Hallows' Eve 2 (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A woman finds a VHS tape on her doorstep that shows a series of gruesome tales that could be real. But the true danger is the pumpkin-faced killer that's using the tape to find his next victim.
Style: dark, anthology, psychotronic, twists and turns, scary
Plot: ghost, halloween, murder, human sacrifice, killer, trick or treating, laptop, video cassette, boy with glasses, videotaping, blood, elevator ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Antichrist (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An Italian nobleman seeks help after his paralyzed daughter becomes possessed by the spirit of a malevolent ancestress.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, suspense, scary ...
Plot: reincarnation, afterlife, danger, paralysis, faith, inquisition, past, ghost, losing-it hero, supernatural, deadly, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Fearful Interlude (1975)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Story: Accompanied by his old manservant, scholar Sung Li Ho (Hong Hoi) is on his way to the capital for the imperial exam. They spend a night in the house of Mrs. Yuan and Li Ho takes a fancy to her pretty daughter, Pei Fang (Dana). Li Ho is discovered by ...
Style: anthology, gothic horror
Plot: ghost, vampire, haunted house, murder, human nature, undead, rocking chair, booby trap, sleepwalker
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.4
 898
Cruel Summer (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Young Autism sufferer Danny enjoys the serenity and solitude of camping. That's all about to change when enraged teens Nicholas, Calvin and Julia find him, each with their own agenda for wanting to see Danny suffer.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, realistic, rough
Plot: autism, brutality, teenage boy, violence, cruelty, bullying, forest, beating, foot chase, danger, stabbed to death, husband wife relationship ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.8
 2K
Heks (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: South Africa
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A grieving British girl unravels her murdered mother's secrets connected to a South African witch doctor's curse. She wants to put an end to this haunting hex by traveling to South Africa, but instead it casts her deeper into sinister ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, scary, bleak ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, danger, hunting, deadly, killings, vengeance, exorcism, ghost, supernatural, peril, characters in danger, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Nightmare Cinema (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A series of down-on-their-luck individuals enter the decrepit and spine-chilling Rialto theater, only to have their deepest and darkest fears brought to life on the silver screen by The Projectionist – a mysterious, ghostly figure who holds the ...
Style: tense, suspense, scary, suspenseful, anthology ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, hospital, child murder, child in peril, demonic possession, ghost, teenage boy, graphic violence, possession, gore, supernatural, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.5
 88
Visit (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: For the sake of her son, Paolo, Stella is re-married to another man, Anton, in the hopes of a having a whole and peaceful family life. However, after the wedding, she experiences major haunting that endangers her life and the people around her. All ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, suspense, rough ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, pregnancy, dangerous attraction, riddles and clues, woman in danger, couples, couple relations, deadly, revenge, wedding, exorcism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 34K
His House (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After making a harrowing escape from war-torn South Sudan, a young refugee couple struggle to adjust to their new life in a small English town that has an unspeakable evil lurking beneath the surface.
Style: psychological, suspense, atmospheric, suspenseful, intense
Plot: refugee, diaspora, ghost, supernatural, haunted, escape, death of daughter, stereotypes, husband wife relationship, african american protagonist, trapped, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.1
 335
The Channel (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After surviving a near-death experience, a teenager discovers that she's become a channel for an evil spirit's entry into her life.
Plot: ghost, evil spirit, exorcism, teenager, a vision, car accident
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 8.4
 949K
The Shining (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the winter. But they aren't prepared for the madness that lurks within.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, scary, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: isolation, insanity, evil, supernatural, ghost, psychopath, stephen king, danger, hotel, nervous breakdown, psychic, a vision ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 1920s
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado, oregon, miami ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.9
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The Witch (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1630s New England, William and Katherine lead a devout Christian life with five children, homesteading on the edge of an impassable wilderness, exiled from their settlement when William defies the local church. When their newborn son vanishes and ...
Style: dark, atmospheric, scary, gothic, suspenseful ...
Plot: witch, supernatural, witchcraft, family relations, wilderness, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, black magic, religion, sacrifice, paranoia, violence ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: new england, usa, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.8
 122
Unholy (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Peter and Margaret Eastwood believe they've purchased their dream home to start their lives together but this house seems to be hiding something dark and terrifying in every corner.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Plot: vengeful ghost, ghost, evil spirit, haunted house, poltergeist, haunted, possession, british, exorcist, paranormal phenomena, violence, paranormal ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 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 ⇓
48%
 5.5
 1K
Scary Hair (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When Chi-Hyon takes home her young sister, Su Hyon, a terminal cancer patient, so that she can help her enjoy her remaining time on earth, she buys her a wig to mask the effects of chemotherapy -- not realizing that the wig is, in fact, demonic. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak
Plot: ghost, curse, supernatural, teenage life, terminal illness, family problems, danger, deadly, life is a bitch, mentally unstable, curses spells and rituals, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Harry Price: Ghost Hunter (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When MP's wife Grace Goodwin is found naked on a London street, Harry Price is summoned to investigate claims that her house is haunted.
Style: dark, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, entertaining ...
Plot: ghost hunting, medium, ghost hunter, ghost, supernatural, ghosts, mysticism, supernatural power, paranormal phenomena, occult, poltergeist, seance ...
Time: 1920s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.8
 12K
The Turning (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland, India, Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young governess is hired by a man who has become responsible for his young nephew and niece after the deaths of their parents. A modern take on Henry James' novella "The Turn of the Screw".
Style: scary, gothic, suspense, bleak, dark
Plot: haunted house, ghost, nanny, orphan, maze, sexual assault, life is a bitch, society, paranoid, puppet, family problems, uncover truth ...
Time: year 1994
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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 ⇓
48%
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 4.6
 168
Spirit Lost (1996)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: John Chapman and his beautiful wife Willie have just moved into a seaside village on the North Carolina coast. But they quickly discover that their quaint new house already has a long-standing tenant. Built 200 years ago by a philandering sea ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, sexual, serious, realistic ...
Plot: ghost, island, pregnancy, haunted house, sexual content, couples, stoners, dangerous attraction, love triangle, infidelity, danger, supernatural ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
China White Serpentine (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Dave's brother Trent was enticed by dark forces and entrapped in a lair of sin. Trent was under the control of Tracey, the drug-dealing seductress who had spun this web of wrongdoing. It was a world of erotic indulgence, frequent drug use, and ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Plot: mind game, femme fatale, investigation, haunted by the past, obsession, dangerous attraction, life is a bitch, supernatural, couples, drug abuse, survival, addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Witch in the Window (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When Simon brings his twelve year-old son, Finn, to rural Vermont to help flip an old farmhouse, they encounter the malicious spirit of Lydia, a previous owner. And now with every repair they make - she's getting stronger.
Style: psychological, dark, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: father son relationship, haunted house, exorcism, supernatural power, family in danger, paranormal investigation, danger, ghost, curse, haunted by the past, evil force, murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: vermont, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.7
 3K
Midsummer (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It is the last day of school for Christian and his younger sister Sophie. They are heading to a party at his friend Trina. High school graduation is just around the corner and after the freedom and future. But behind the idyllic facade lurks tragedy ...
Style: suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense, semi serious, realistic
Plot: secret, nightmare, suicide, vacation, teenage life, deadly, youth, danger, forest, ouija board, ghost, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, denmark, europe, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Beckoning the Butcher (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Beckoning the Butcher explores the night Chris Shaw and his four friends summoned a spirit into their holiday house - then disappeared forever.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating, psychological
Plot: found footage, evil spirit, demon, ghost, ritual, survival, danger, isolation, deadly, violence, group of friends, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.1
 299
GhostWatcher 2 (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a young girl begins hearing voices, she hires the "GhostWatcher," Laura Kove, to investigate who the voices belong to and what they want.
Style: surprise ending, neo noir
Plot: ghost, supernatural power, psychic, serial killer, heroine, paranormal phenomena, psychiatrist, secret, psychic power, fear, a vision, premonition ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.0
 3K
The Nun (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of catholic school girls are victimized by a sadistic and jealous nun, "Sister Ursula". The girls drown the nun in a pool of "holy" water. Eighteen years later circumstances arise in which the nuns spirit is released to ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak, rough ...
Plot: ghost, ritual murder, evil nun, curses spells and rituals, curse, vengeance, supernatural ability, deadly, danger, supernatural, haunted by the past, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary
Place: barcelona, europe, spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%