Movies like Noctem

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Noctem (2017)
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Noctem (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Adrian and Esteban have been missing for a year. The police are at a standstill, despite having found their personal belongings in Cozumel, an island 12 miles away from the Riviera Maya. Alex friend of both, manages to get their cell phones, with which he will start his own parallel research. And he will discover that the truth is much more terrifying than you could imagine.
Style: scary, macabre, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, psychotronic, urban fantasy
Plot: missing person, investigation, supernatural horror, friendship, paranormal phenomena, found footage, police, survival horror, disappearance, mysterious event, monster, missing, search, satanic cult, party, good versus evil, evil, fear, danger, cell phone, hunted, dog, airplane, demon, ship ...
Place: riviera, mexico, madrid

Most similar movies to Noctem

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, suspense and dark films with plots about death, danger, fear, violence, murder, evil and investigation mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Noctem: Blair Witch (2016), Evidence (2012), Atrocious (2010), Evil Things (2009), Skinwalker Ranch (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Blair Witch (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Students on a camping trip discover something sinister is lurking beyond the trees.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, tense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lost in the woods, supernatural, forest, found footage, death, fear, missing person, friendship, tree, chase, violence, hostage ...
Time: 2010s, 80s
Place: maryland
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Evidence (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Ryan is making a documentary on his friend, Brett, about camping for the first time. However, once they begin camping, they discover that there is a mysterious figure that is hunting them.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, no music
Plot: found footage, danger, handheld camera, forest, supernatural, survival, in the woods, panic, wilderness, hysteria, fear, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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86%
 5.0
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Atrocious (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 79 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, suspense, dark ...
Plot: found footage, supernatural, murder, danger, country house, family vacation, investigation, urban legend, haunted by the past, amateur detective, dark past, family in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 2K
Evil Things (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's Miriam's 21st Birthday. As a birthday gift, Miriam's aunt Gail has decided to lend Miriam her beautiful country house for an entire weekend. Aunt Gail's country house is amazing. It's a four bedroom house surrounded by ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, stalking, danger, missing person, survival, isolation, group of friends, murder, violence, trap, mysterious death, loss of control ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Skinwalker Ranch (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In 2010 “Skinwalker Ranch” gained media attention after experiencing a wide range of unexplained phenomena. Reports ranged from UFO sightings to livestock mutilation, but maybe most notable was the disappearance of ranch owner Hoyt Miller’s ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, dark ...
Plot: ufo, investigation, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, mysterious disappearance, missing child, supernatural power, missing person, paranormal phenomena, paranormal investigation, farm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010, year 2011
Place: usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.0
 38K
V/H/S/2 (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Indonesia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Inside a darkened house looms a column of TVs littered with VHS tapes, a pagan shrine to forgotten analog gods. The screens crackle and pop endlessly with monochrome vistas of static white noise permeating the brain and fogging concentration. But ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, supernatural, danger, missing person, zombie, gore, gory, murder, videotaping, video cassette, deadly, strong violent content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Phoenix Forgotten (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 20 years after three teenagers disappeared in the wake of mysterious lights appearing above Phoenix, Arizona, unseen footage from that night has been discovered, chronicling the final hours of their fateful expedition.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, dark, scary ...
Plot: ufo, found footage, fear, desperation, friendship, dark secret, secret, investigation, memories, tragedy, interview, travel ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, year 1997
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.4
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Alien Valley (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The story of a reality T.V. crew of paranormal researchers who journey to Colorado's San Luis Valley in order to investigate the unexplained phenomena of cattle mutilations. Over the course of their three day investigation they find much more ...
Style: psychotronic, dark, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: danger, fear, mysterious event, investigation, violence, death, group of friends, murder, friend, obscurity, found footage, paranormal investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Noroi: The Curse (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A documentary filmmaker explores seemingly unrelated paranormal incidents connected by the legend of an ancient demon called the "kagutaba."
Style: scary, tense, disturbing, serious, cinema verite ...
Plot: found footage, curse, investigation, journalist, occult, disappearance, danger, demon, ghost, uncover truth, curses spells and rituals, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, 2000s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, kyoto japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, serious, scary, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: snake, found footage, supernatural, investigation, insanity, mental illness, kidnapping, hospital, memory loss, demon, surveillance, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.9
 128
End Roll (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Laura and Marta share a nice apartment. Laura, the youngest one, began to document their life in the house with her camera. Marta undergoes the continual jokes of the friend. One day Laura, poking too much her nose in the privacy of Marta, discovers ...
Style: bleak, scary, suspense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: strange behavior, anxiety, friendship, secret, fear, friend, anguish, prank, camera, rage, roommate, book ...
Time: 2010s
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.4
 151K
Annabelle (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: John Form has found the perfect gift for his expectant wife, Mia - a beautiful, rare vintage doll in a pure white wedding dress. But Mia's delight with Annabelle doesn't last long. On one horrific night, their home is invaded by members of ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense, frightening ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, evil doll, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, death, demonic possession, graphic violence, violence, sacrifice, danger, paranormal activity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1970, year 1969
Place: usa, california, pasadena california, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.7
 11K
The Woods (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set in 1965 New England, a troubled girl encounters mysterious happenings in the woods surrounding an isolated girls school that she was sent to by her estranged parents.
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, slasher, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: disappearance, forest, missing person, danger, boarding school, gory, teenage life, police, hallucination, axe, isolation, vengeance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1965, 1960s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of paranormal investigators sojourned to the Chicago walk-up where deranged drifter Richard Speck systematically slew eight student nurses back in ’66, looking for restless spirits. Their unfortunate success gets shockingly documented in ...
Style: dark, scary, tense, suspenseful, captivating ...
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66%
The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It (2021)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A chilling story of terror, murder and unknown evil that shocked even experienced real-life paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren. One of the most sensational cases from their files, it starts with a fight for the soul of a young boy, then ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, psychotronic, psychological ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Paranormal Activity 2 (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Just as Dan and Kristi welcome a newborn baby into their home, a demonic presence begins terrorizing them, tearing apart their perfect world and turning it into an inescapable nightmare. Security cameras capture the torment, making every minute ...
Style: macabre, scary, suspenseful, serious, psychological ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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66%
The Bye Bye Man (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When three college students move into an old house off campus, they unwittingly unleash a supernatural entity known as The Bye Bye Man, who comes to prey upon them once they discover his name. The friends must try to save each other, all the while ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, psychological ...
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Time: 60s, year 1969, 1960s
Place: wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.8
 235K
Sinister (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
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, tense, sinister, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, murder, fear, supernatural horror, danger, family in danger, evil force, attic, paranormal activity, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1998, year 2011, year 1986 ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, sacramento california, st. louis missouri
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65%
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Truth or Dare (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A harmless game of "Truth or Dare" among friends turns deadly when someone—or something—begins to punish those who tell a lie—or refuse the dare.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending, scary, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: truth or dare, supernatural horror, game, group of friends, danger, survival, murder, college, characters killed one by one, rivalry, manipulation, demon ...
Time: 2010s
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65%
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[Rec] (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying.
Style: scary, bleak, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, usa, europe
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64%
 6.0
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The Den (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A young woman studying the habits of webcam chat users from the apparent safety of her apartment witnesses a brutal murder online and is quickly immersed in a nightmare in which she and her loved ones are targeted for the same grisly fate as the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: hacking, murder, video chat, danger, cyberspace, woman in danger, strong violent content, found footage, privacy invasion, fear, brutality, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.8
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It Follows (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: For 19-year-old Jay, fall should be about school, boys and weekends out at the lake. But a seemingly innocent physical encounter turns sour and gives her the inescapable sense that someone, or something, is following her. Faced with this burden, Jay ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, macabre, psychological ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: detroit, usa, michigan, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.3
 52K
Sinister 2 (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young mother and her twin sons move into a rural house that's marked for death.
Style: scary, suspenseful, brutal, atmospheric, macabre ...
Audience: teens, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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As Above, So Below (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a team of explorers ventures into the catacombs that lie beneath the streets of Paris, they uncover the dark secret that lies within this city of the dead.
Style: dark, suspenseful, psychological, tense, philosophical ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, iran
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64%
Paranormal Prison (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A paranormal investigation YouTube channel is getting ready to shut down if they don't have a video that goes viral in time. In this last ditch attempt, a long-time mystery is solved.
Style: scary, psychotronic, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: paranormal, found footage, prison, supernatural, investigation, danger, peril, rescue, chase, supernatural power, evil, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Raakavedos (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 51 min.
Story: A film maker travels to explore an abandoned secluded youth home "Pohjola Manor" located in Northern Finland surrounded by ghost stories.
Style: dark, psychotronic, bleak, suspense
Plot: dark secret, investigation, evil, abandoned building, danger, revelation, secret, mystery killer, mysterious man, handheld camera, violence, basement ...
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63%
Haunting on Fraternity Row (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A fraternity house throws their big "Winter Luau" party but when fraternity brothers and coeds begin dying horrible deaths they discover an evil entity has taken over the house.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: fraternity, college, evil spirit, ghost, haunted house, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, party, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, found footage, evil force, exorcism ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.1
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The Widow (2020)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on real events. In a densely forested area north of St. Petersburg people have been going missing for three decades. The few corpses ever found were naked. On October 14, 2017 a team of volunteers went out into the woods in search of a missing ...
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, dark, tense ...
Plot: forest, search party, panic, found footage, swamp, lost in the woods, missing person, loss, death, supernatural, murder, fear ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.0
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Post Mortem (2020)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hungary
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A post mortem photographer and a little girl confront ghosts in a haunted village after the First World War.
Style: psychotronic, gothic, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: ghost, pursuit, fear, corpse, paranormal phenomena, a vision, obsession, world war one, supernatural horror, little girl, death, murder ...
Time: year 1918, post world war one
Place: hungary
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The Shortcut (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Derek (AnDrew Seeley) moves to a new town and discovers a shortcut through the woods to his high school, he learns about a crazy old man who lives near its path: Legend has it that he abducted a group of teenagers years ago. Ignoring the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: forest, urban legend, youth, chase, danger, deadly, psychopath, in the woods, murder, child in peril, friendship, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 50s, year 1953, year 1946 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%