Movies like Residue 2017

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Residue (2017)
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Residue (2017)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A private investigator reads a book of sinister origins and unknowingly puts his daughter and himself in a fight for their lives...and their eternal souls.
Style: neo noir, psychotronic, suspense, scary, bleak
Plot: monster, supernatural, hallucination, occult, private detective, supernatural power, father daughter relationship, book of magic

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, scary, psychotronic and suspenseful films with plots about supernatural, supernatural power, murder, chase, fear, death and vengeance mostly in Horror, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Residue: Glimpse (2006), The Toll (2020), Dark Paradox (2007), Wraith (2022), Driven (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Glimpse (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Morten is a young medical student who's Japanese girlfriend dies under mysterious circumstances. When strange things begin to happen around him, he tries to find out who she really was. He discovers that her family is haunted by a curse, a ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, bleak, suspense
Plot: supernatural, curse, father son relationship, ghost, nightmare, good versus evil, able to see the dead, supernatural power, fear, death, hospital, elevator ...
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The Toll (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A socially awkward driver and a weary passenger they try to make it to their destination while being haunted by a supernatural threat.
Style: scary, suspense, psychotronic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural power, fear of death, peril, youth, supernatural, monster, female protagonist, creature, rescue, death, evil, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
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Dark Paradox (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The film follows a writer's unwitting discovery of the history and secret efforts of a cult in Victoria, Canada that has been engaged in a 60 year effort to open a portal between our world and another, letting in a host of vicious ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, scary, bleak, twists and turns
Plot: supernatural power, supernatural, cult, world war two, magic, occult, nazi, time travel, ghost, interdimensional travel, h.p. lovecraft, axe murder ...
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Wraith (2022)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Style: psychotronic, suspense, bleak, suspenseful, scary
Plot: murder, death, supernatural power, supernatural, ghost, torment, dead, haunted house, supernatural horror, house
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Driven (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Emerson Graham's nights as a cab driver are filled with annoyances and inconveniences, but until tonight, never attacks and disappearances. After picking up a mysterious passenger her evening goes from working a job to performing a quest as ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, rough, scary
Plot: supernatural, car, supernatural power, devil, strong female lead, mystery, male protagonist, adventure, monster, search, female protagonist, serial killer ...
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The Vault (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Housed inside a vault in the basement of an abandoned school lurks an evil that has been locked away for over a hundred years. When a teacher and 5 students visit the school to archive any memorabilia before it's torn down, they mistakenly free ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, suspense, enigmatic, psychotronic
Plot: ghost, slavery, supernatural power, supernatural, student, evil spirit, urban setting, mystery, pursuit, blood, death, chase
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We Go On (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: WE GO ON tells the story of one man's quest to find out if there is more out there after we die. Paralyzed by his fear of dying, Miles Grissom offers a cash reward to the first person who can show him a ghost, an angel, a demon anything that ...
Style: bleak, suspense, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural power, murder, ghost, pursuit, fear of death, medium, supernatural, chase, life after death, skeptic, airport, overdose
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A House Is Not a Home (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ben (Webb) and Linda Williams move the family into a dream home in a last ditch effort to save their troubled marriage. Despite their good intentions, they cannot shake the feeling that they are being watched by something. Their unimaginable fears ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspense, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: ghost, pursuit, blood, fear, death, monster, creature, supernatural, supernatural power, paranormal investigation, evil, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Asian Ghost Story (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The spirit of a dead Chinese railway worker seeking revenge possesses the body of a lethal assassin!
Style: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, violence, murder, supernatural power, revenge, paranormal phenomena, killings, death, exorcism, vengeance, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Evil Words (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller, Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: One day, for no apparent reason, a cop kills 11 children. The same day, horror novelist Thomas Roy tries to commit suicide after cutting his fingers. At first glance, nothing seems to link the two events – until Dr. Paul Lacasse, a disillusioned ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, uncover truth, investigation, crimes, doctors and patients, gory, paranormal, supernatural power, murder, amputation, urban, power relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, montreal
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Poltergeist (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Legendary filmmaker Sam Raimi and director Gil Kenan reimagine and contemporize the classic tale about a family whose suburban home is invaded by angry spirits. When the terrifying apparitions escalate their attacks and take the youngest daughter, ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious, macabre ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, poltergeist, haunted house, family relations, child in peril, chaos and mayhem, danger, chaos, family in danger, ghosts, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
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55%
Hunting for Shadows (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A little girl encounters Indigenous mythological nightmares while lost in the Australian bush.
Style: suspense, bleak, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural power, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, survival, supernatural, mythology, camping, murder, wilderness, fear, singing ...
Place: australia
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54%
Ekimmu the Dead Lust (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The unassuming town of Briar Creek seems to be keeping a nasty secret... On a cross country trip home a young couple, Mike and Beth make a late night stop in this little town, only to stumble across a mysterious girl lying along the dark roadside, ...
Style: bleak, scary, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: vampire, blood, supernatural power, violence, murder, fear, rivalry, vengeance, rescue, supernatural ability, death, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Amityville Harvest (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While staying at an aging manor to research its liquor-smuggling history, Christina and her documentary video team interview their spooky host Vincent—but no one can capture his image or voice on video. After shocking dreams and bloody encounters, ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, bleak, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, monster, paranormal, supernatural power, paranormal phenomena, danger, friends, hunting, friendship, death, fear, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Controra - House of Shadows (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy, Ireland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A couple inherits their family's ancient Italian palazzo where sinister shadows from the past reappear.
Style: suspense, serious, bleak, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: paranoia, family secret, supernatural power, haunted house, husband wife relationship, hallucination, betrayal, love, supernatural, demon, isolation, deception ...
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Bonehill Road (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A young couple become stranded in the woods where they encounter a werewolf and a house of horrors.
Style: slasher, scary, psychotronic, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: werewolf, killer, exploitation, murder, supernatural, supernatural power, evil, fear, couples, creature, monster, peril ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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I Thought You Were a Nice Man (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A beautiful young woman with a horrible secret is protected by a loving family.
Style: gothic, unusual plot structure, scary, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, female victim, love, blood, murder, violence, monster, fear, chase, rivalry, victim, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century
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A Dream Within a Dream (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Six high school students, WILL, CHARLIE, BARTOK, TODD, STEVIE and LINDA, are handed invitations to a party by the school’s mysterious and enigmatic new student, SADDLER. However, once they enter Saddler’s house, they are each somehow magically ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, homoerotic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Devil Dog: The Hound of Hell (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A dog that is a minion of Satan terrorizes a suburban family.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: dog, family relations, german shepherd, supernatural, reincarnation, danger, dangerous animal, curses spells and rituals, hell, creature feature, demon, boy dog relationship ...
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Evil Takes Root (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A paranormal investigator arrives in a sleepy Midwest town to investigate the mysterious loss of his old lover and reconcile sins of the past. He discovers she fell victim to the Batibat, an ancient evil that followed her home from the Philippines.
Style: scary, psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: witchcraft, occult, coven, demon, evil, possession, cult, family in danger, exorcism, danger, hunting, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century
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The Car: Road to Revenge (2019)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a dilapidated cyberpunk city plagued by crime and corruption, an unscrupulous District Attorney is savagely murdered and tossed out of a building onto his brand new car. Mysteriously, the District Attorney and his car come back to life as a ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: car chase, supernatural power, supernatural, chases and races, chase, danger, psychopath, violence spree, on the run, chaos, crimes, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, future
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Soul to Keep (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Siblings invite their friends to their inherited yet abandoned farmhouse only to become victims of a demonic ritual.
Style: surprise ending, scary, disturbing, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, demon, demonic possession, little girl, female killer, villainess, evil child, evil girl, hallucination, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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45%
The Young Cannibals (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seven friends summon a monster when they are tricked into eating burgers made of human flesh.
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspense, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: monster, creature, cannibal, cannibalism, psychiatric patient, mental institution, death, supernatural, fear, evil, chase, supernatural power ...
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Necronomicon – The Book of Hell (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A librarian founds a copy of the fabled Necronomicon, only unleash hell on earth.
Style: unusual plot structure, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, occult, necronomicon, death, violence, h.p. lovecraft, librarian, supernatural being, lovecraftian, supernatural ability, creature, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
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Quicksilver Highway (1997)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This film is actually two one hour stories, the first based on a Stephen King story called the "Chattering Teeth" about a man who picks up a hitchhiker and the second is based on a Clive Barker story called "The Body Politic" ...
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Time: 90s
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Ravenswood (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When 4 American tourists - Sofia, Carl, Belle and Michael - go on a ghost tour, they get much more than they bargained for, when the ghosts of an evil Doctor and his last patient victim trap them in the old abandoned psychiatric ward.
Style: suspense, scary, rough, bleak
Plot: abandoned house, evil doctor, ghost, supernatural, supernatural power, mental institution, american tourist, hospital, character says i'm sorry, rape victim, beach, electrocuted ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
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Attila (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When American soldiers inadvertently steal Attila the Hun's secret riches, the wrath of the barbarian is awakened; the mummified warrior will stop at nothing to kill the intruders.
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, scary, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: resurrection, supernatural, murder, characters murdered one by one, fictional war, soldier, monster, mummy, military base, underground, killed in action, american soldier ...
Time: 21st century
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The Doll (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Anya and Daniel just moved to their new house in Bandung. Daniel brings home a doll from his workplace. Anya, who is a dollmaker, welcomes the doll happily to their house. They later learned that the doll belonged to a little girl named Uci, who ...
Style: scary, psychotronic, bleak, disturbing, suspense
Plot: doll, possession, ghost, girl, evil doll, murder, paranormal, supernatural power, supernatural, characters in danger, supernatural ability, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: indonesia
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River of Darkness (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When brutal murdering starts in a small riverside town, the sheriff must investigate and face the horrific past.
Style: rough, bleak, scary, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, gory, deadly, rivalry, crimes, social misfits, danger, chaos and mayhem, small town, sheriff, river ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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41%
The Viral Demon (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Viral Demon recording is a wakeup call to understand the truth of what’s happening to our world ever since the Viral Demon was accidentally released from its prison. Spread across the country, former college friends Kendra, AJ, Mar and Dwayne ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: demon, supernatural power, paranormal, supernatural, possessed, paranormal phenomena, murder mystery, viral video, witchcraft, found footage, possession, technology ...
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