Movies like Malevolent

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Malevolent (2018)
 4.8
 12K
Malevolent (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A brother-sister team who fake paranormal encounters for cash get more than they bargained for when a job at a haunted estate turns very, very real.
Style: psychotronic, mysterious, enigmatic, suspense, suspenseful, gothic
Plot: ghosts, haunted house, supernatural, ghost, friendship, pursuit, mental illness, medium, supernatural power, hallucination, brother sister relationship, family business, car accident, cruelty, con artists, assassin, mansion, old house, murder, ghost girl, ghost child, chase, cheating, suicide, torture ...

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Most similar movies to Malevolent

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, suspense and psychotronic films with plots about supernatural, ghost, haunted house, supernatural power, murder, danger and chase mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Malevolent: The Awakening (2011), The Forest (2016), Wraith (2022), Insidious: The Last Key (2018), The Unfolding (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
 65K
The Awakening (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: 1921 England is overwhelmed by the loss and grief of World War I. Hoax exposer Florence Cathcart (Hall) visits a boarding school to explain sightings of a child ghost.
Style: scary, suspenseful, twist ending, psychological, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, supernatural horror, ghosts, afterlife, boarding school, investigation, fear, haunted by the past, teacher, uncover truth ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 20s, post world war one
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.8
 42K
The Forest (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in the Aokigahara Forest, a real-life place in Japan where people go to end their lives. Against this backdrop, a young American woman comes in search of her twin sister, who has mysteriously disappeared.
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, forest, missing person, haunted house, family relations, in the woods, suicide, violence, hallucination, ghosts, maggot ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, mount fuji, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Insidious: The Last Key (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Parapsychologist Elise Rainier and her team travel to Five Keys, N.M., to investigate a man's claim of a haunting. Terror soon strikes when Rainier realizes that the house he lives in was her family's old home.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic, scary ...
Plot: haunted house, spirit, supernatural, supernatural horror, kidnapped girl, psychic, ghost, medium, ghosts, ghost child, hypnosis, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, year 1953, year 2010
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 3.7
 818
The Unfolding (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is 2016 and a fearful world seems to be on the brink of a nuclear catastrophe. A researcher in psychical events and his girlfriend travel to deepest Dartmoor to investigate a centuries-old building. What they unlock and discover is way more than ...
Style: scary, bleak, suspenseful, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Plot: haunted house, paranormal, found footage, demon, paranormal phenomena, peril, violence, paranormal investigation, supernatural, death, chase, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.5
 51K
Ouija (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of friends must confront their most terrifying fears when they awaken the dark powers of an ancient spirit board.
Style: suspenseful, macabre, scary, psychotronic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, spiritualism, ouija board, board game, ghosts, supernatural power, haunted house, seance, medium, supernatural horror ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Annabelle Comes Home (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Determined to keep Annabelle from wreaking more havoc, demonologists Ed and Lorraine Warren bring the possessed doll to the locked artifacts room in their home, placing her “safely” behind sacred glass and enlisting a priest’s holy blessing. ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, evil doll, asthma, priest, ghost, supernatural power, child in peril, nanny, corpse, hiding, demon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 14K
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: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, protagonist as suspect, murder, violence, husband wife relationship, investigation, mystery, obsession, haunted, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 5.8
 4K
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.9
 142K
The Grudge (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: American nurse, Karen Davis moves to Tokyo and encounters a vengeful supernatural spirit known as The Grudge that often possesses its victims. When a series of horrifying and mysterious deaths occur – with the spirit passing its curse onto each ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, gory, curse, mystery, murder, imaginary, suicide, vengeance, family curse, ghosts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 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 ⇓
63%
 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
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, family in danger, found footage, murder, twins, investigation, deadly, danger, nightmare, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
A Haunting in Salem (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When the new sheriff of Salem, Massachusetts discovers that he is the victim of a centuries-old curse, he must protect his family from the vengeful ghosts that torment his home.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, small town, murder, family in danger, drowning, witch, witchcraft, curses spells and rituals, sheriff, moving ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.0
 74K
The Haunting (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Dr. David Marrow invites Nell Vance, and Theo and Luke Sanderson to the eerie and isolated Hill House to be subjects for a sleep disorder study. The unfortunate guests discover that Marrow is far more interested in the sinister mansion itself – ...
Style: gothic, scary, psychological, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, evil, psychology, ghost, insomnia, delusion, danger, domestic disturbance, supernatural, estate, research, mystery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Turn of the Screw (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young governess, Ann, is sent to a country house to take care of two orphans, Miles and Flora. Soon after her arrival, Miles is expelled from boarding school. Although charmed by her young charge, she secretly fears there are ominous reasons ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, mind bending, serious, psychotronic
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, mystery, nanny, mentally unstable, repression, estate, governess, children, master and servant, power relations ...
Time: victorian era, 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 19th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.6
 351K
The Others (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA, France, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Grace is a religious woman who lives in an old house kept dark because her two children, Anne and Nicholas, have a rare sensitivity to light. When the family begins to suspect the house is haunted, Grace fights to protect her children at any cost in ...
Style: surprise ending, twist ending, atmospheric, scary, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, afterlife, mysterious character, psychic, supernatural, nightmare, uncover truth, spiritualism, ghosts, single parent, supernatural horror ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: europe, england, english channel
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Haunting of Helen Walker (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: TV remake of the Henry James' classic tale "Turn of the Screw", with changes in location and character names. A live in nanny discovers two children haunted by the spirits and deeds of their former care givers.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: supernatural power, pursuit, possession, mansion, dead child, children, supernatural, haunted house, brother sister relationship, governess, ghost, chase
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Stone: No Soul Unturned (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Horror - A team of soul searchers uncover an ancient Stone and quickly all hell breaks loose as psychological and paranormal activity ensues. - Ade Andrews, Craig Dalziel, Corjan de Raaf
Style: satanic, psychotronic, scary, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: paranormal, paranormal phenomena, pursuit, ritual, seance, ghost, stone, curses spells and rituals, demon, peril, deadly creature, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Burnt Offerings (1976)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A couple and their 12-year-old son move into a giant house for the summer. Things start acting strange almost immediately. It seems that every time some gets hurt on the grounds the beat-up house seems to repair itself.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, macabre, atmospheric ...
Plot: psychosis, afterlife, old house, mystery, attic, supernatural, family in danger, losing-it hero, murder, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, haunted house ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The haunted Lambert family seeks to uncover the mysterious childhood secret that has left them dangerously connected to the spirit world.
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, frightening, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, paranormal activity, demon, psychic, fear, nightmare comes true, family, nightmare, curses spells and rituals, boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1986, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Personal Shopper (2016)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Czech Republic, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A personal shopper in Paris refuses to leave the city until she makes contact with her twin brother who previously died there. Her life becomes more complicated when a mysterious person contacts her via text message.
Style: psychological, psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: dead brother, ghost, spirit, medium, female protagonist, supernatural power, old house, spiritualism, supernatural, haunted house, haunted, strong female character ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: paris france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.6
 640
Dark Places (1974)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A scheming couple plot to conceal a hidden cache of stolen money from its rightful owner. The only problem is that the house they plan to hide it in is haunted.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, murder, ghost, deadly, danger, mystery, curses spells and rituals, mentally unstable, estate, hospital, hidden treasure ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Haunting of Winchester House (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A family moves in to look after the Winchester mansion for a few months, and soon find themselves terrorized by vengeful spirits. With the help of a paranormal investigator they'll unravel the mystery of the house.
Style: serious, psychological, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, danger, estate, nightmare comes true, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, curse, murder, paranormal investigation, mystery, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Paranormal Entity (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Twenty-three year old, Thomas Finley was arrested for the murder of his nineteen-year old sister, Samantha, as well as the murder of fifty-two year old, Edgar Lauren, a Professor and paranormal investigator.In the early morning hours, Police were ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, dark ...
Plot: paranormal, ghost, murder, supernatural, found footage, woman in danger, deadly, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, paranormal activity, haunted house, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.4
 2K
Dark Signal (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The spirit of a murdered girl returns with a message. Now a stranded woman must team up with the staff of a local station to solve the mystery of her death.
Style: macabre, suspense, scary, bleak, psychotronic
Plot: female ghost, ghost, pursuit, supernatural power, dead woman, radio broadcast, paranormal, supernatural horror, supernatural, medium, psychic, farmhouse ...
Place: england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The St. Francisville Experiment (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: According to local legend, the ghosts of tortured slaves still haunt New Orleans' Lalaurie House. For The St. Francisville Experiment, a paranormal researcher, a self-proclaimed psychic, a Louisiana historian, and a filmmaker were given digital ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, gothic, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: afterlife, haunted house, ghost, supernatural, cons and scams, gory, danger, deadly, exorcism, one night, mansion, experiment ...
Time: 90s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: serious, scary, rough, psychotronic
Plot: murder, supernatural, investigation, haunted house, old mansion, estate, deadly, danger, mystery, terrorism, orphan, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.0
 333
Anomaly (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The terrifying story of a family that experienced the biggest demonic possession after moving into a house plagued by malicious spirits.
Style: scary, psychotronic, bleak, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: nightmare, demonic possession, demon, supernatural power, paranormal phenomena, supernatural, haunted house, peril, revenge, killings, victim, monster ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Collingswood Story (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: My name is Rebecca. When I left for college my ex John thought web cams would help us keep in touch. It does however it also leads us to a dark secret when we meet and cam with Vera Madeline, an on-line psychic, who initiates a deadly reign of ...
Style: dark, suspense, enigmatic, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: webcam, occult, supernatural, haunted house, dark secret, violence, dark past, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, investigation, secret, murder, mysterious woman ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.2
 33K
The Changeling (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A man staying at a secluded historical mansion, finds his life being haunted by the presence of a spectre.
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, suspense, gloomy ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, murder, inheritance, mystery, isolated house, haunted by the past, uncover truth, estate, danger, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, turn of the century, 80s
Place: seattle, new york, usa, washington d.c., seattle washington ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%