Movies like Nightmare Cinema

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Nightmare Cinema (2018)
 5.5
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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 nightmarish futures of all who attend his screenings.
Style: scary, tense, suspense, suspenseful, anthology, twists and turns, slasher, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, hospital, ghost, child murder, demonic possession, child in peril, graphic violence, teenage boy, possession, gore, demon, supernatural, violence, evil, danger, curses spells and rituals, death, spirit, paranormal activity, cruelty, plastic surgery, school, alien invasion, children, boy ...
Time: contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, suspense and serious films with plots about supernatural, danger, violence, murder, ghost, death and curses spells and rituals mostly in Horror, Thriller and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Nightmare Cinema: Reel Evil (2012), Satanic (2016), The Amityville Horror (2005), A Nun's Curse (2019), The Amityville Haunting (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Reel Evil (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Struggling filmmakers - Kennedy, Cory and James - finally catch the break they were looking for when they are hired to shoot a 'behind-the-scenes' documentary for a major studio production. But their dream job quickly turns into a ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, psychotronic
Plot: found footage, ghost, supernatural, deadly, danger, hospital, escapades, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, doctor, filmmaker, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 3.7
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Satanic (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four friends on their way to Coachella stop off in Los Angeles to tour true-crime occult sites, only to encounter a mysterious young runaway who puts them on a terrifying path to ultimate horror.
Style: suspense, disturbing, scary, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sacrifice, occult, satanism, female nudity, evil, supernatural, violence, brutality, murder, danger, gory, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
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88%
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, serious, suspenseful, 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 ⇓
72%
The Amityville Horror (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is terrorized by demonic forces after moving into a home that was the site of a grisly mass-murder.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, rough, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, murder, danger, family in danger, domestic disturbance, family relations, parents and children, family problems, gory, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, 70s
Place: usa, new york, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 2.7
 300
A Nun's Curse (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A group of travelers are forced to seek shelter inside an abandoned jail where a notorious nun named Sister Monday had once been assigned and was suspected of murdering prisoners.
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense, serious, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: curse, mysticism, secret identity, friends, evil nun, fear, abandoned building, danger, prison, supernatural horror, investigation, ghosts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Amityville Haunting (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This movie is a 'found-footage' film about the Benson family who move in to the infamous house where the DeFeo family were murdered in the 1970s over 30 years earlier. Things start happening to anyone who visits this house, and whoever ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, dark, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, danger, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, deadly, violence, husband wife relationship, murder, paranormal activity, mysterious death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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61%
Mirror Mirror (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Shy teenager Megan moves to a new town with her widowed mother and quickly becomes the most unpopular girl in high school. But when she starts to communicate with a mysterious mirror, her tormentors begin to meet with a horrifying series of ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, gothic, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, supernatural, danger, curses spells and rituals, violence, punk, high school, death, nightmare, insanity, female director, hallucination ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Exorcism: The Possession of Gail Bowers (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film takes place in an undisclosed part of Florida, in which a priest is called upon to help exorcise Gail Bowers, who has come to be possessed by malevolent forces.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: curse, murder, possession, violence, exorcism, priest, danger, good versus evil, salvation, demon, evil, deadly ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 3.6
 561
Born (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Mary Elizabeth goes to bed alone one night, still a twenty one year old virgin, and wakes up the next morning pregnant. Possessed by the demon fetus growing within her womb, Mary Elizabeth obeys her homicidal cravings to kill, for the sake of her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, slasher, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: danger, supernatural, religions or cults, pregnancy, gory, supernatural ability, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, mentally unstable, deadly, demon, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.0
 336
The Cemetery (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Deep in the Pennsylvania hills, a cemetery for those who died during exorcism remains a dark secret for the church. In 1671, hundreds of men, women, and children suffered in bloody, torturous rituals at the hands of priests unable to contain the ...
Style: scary, psychotronic, disturbing, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost hunter, grave, cemetery, possession, cult, violence, gore, supernatural power, demon, murder, paranormal investigation, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Amityville Horror (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: George Lutz and his wife Kathleen, move into their Long Island dream house with their children only for their lives to be turned into a hellish nightmare. The legacy of a murder committed in the house gradually affects the family and a priest is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, indian burial ground, supernatural, murder, family in danger, paranormal, haunted, reincarnation, danger, mystery, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975, year 1974
Place: long island, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Amityville II: The Possession (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Lutz family have managed to flee their home with their lives intact, but before them, another family lived in this house and were caught up in the original evil who weren't so lucky...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: incest, haunted house, demon, brother sister incest, dysfunctional family, family relations, demonic possession, exorcism, church, abusive father, house, evil ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
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59%
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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 ⇓
59%
 3.5
 161
Primitive (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After being forced to visit a hypnotist, Martin receives news of his estranged mother's passing. He returns home for the funeral, and before long, people start dropping dead. The victims - brutally torn apart by what appears to be a predatory ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: murder, curses spells and rituals, crimes, deadly, supernatural, mentally unstable, estrangement, creature, demon, human host, standoff, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.6
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The Portal (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Investigators pursuing a bizarre hemorrhagic illness are lead to a strange black painting that they discover is a portal to another dimension.
Style: tense, scary, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, parallel world, mystery, danger, investigation, uncover truth, supernatural, portal, violence, murder, gory, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Vault of Terror II: The Undead (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Following the macabre footsteps of the first VAULT OF TERROR installment, this sequel anthology film tells six more evil, demonic, hellish tales of dread and horror by some of the genre's best filmmakers.
Style: suspense, anthology, slasher, scary, psychotronic
Plot: paranormal phenomena, paranormal, supernatural, demon, supernatural power, violence, fear, death, peril, revenge, killings, evil ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Art of the Dead (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a man purchases a collection of seven paintings to hang in his wealthy estate, he has no idea what horrors he has unleashed for himself and his family.
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: curse, demon, demonic possession, murder, peril, paranormal, paranormal investigation, paranormal phenomena, fear, vengeance, characters in danger, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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57%
 3.8
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Ritual (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A long time ago Tom loved Lovely. They were married and everything was perfect, at least for a little while. But that was then and this is now. Lovely has just killed a man in cold blood after he tried to drug and kidnap her in a motel. She calls ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, curses spells and rituals, danger, crimes, deadly, satanic ritual, cult, violence, graphic violence, religions or cults, hotel
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Blood Curse II: Asmodeus Rises (2022)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Story: Alicia Stone returns in this gore-drenched sequel. Having lost all hope, husband Jason calls on the help of Paranormal TV host Tyson to confront the demonic forces that have plagued the Stone household.
Style: scary, psychotronic, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: death, revenge, demon, husband wife relationship, haunted house, violence, pursuit, evil doll, murder, poltergeist, curse, blood ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Tigers Are Not Afraid (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Mexico
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When her mother suddenly disappears with no one to care for her, young Estrella ends up on the street and joins a gang of children.
Style: suspense, captivating, scary, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: children, gun, cell phone, tiger, ghost, evil, graphic violence, sacrifice, demon, paranormal activity, supernatural, curses spells and rituals ...
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56%
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Sea of Fear (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: College athlete Lance and his friend Tom meet Tom's girlfriend Kate and her friend Ashley in a marina to travel on a rented boat on a leisure trip. The Captain brings his navigator and first mate Joel and another unexpected passenger, Derek, ...
Style: slasher, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: murder, survival, psychopath, danger, mysterious character, deadly, ship, violence, cruise, graphic violence, crimes, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
After Midnight (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Dealing with a girlfriend suddenly leaving is tough enough. But for Hank, heartbreak couldn’t have come at a worse time. There’s also a monster trying to break through his front door every night.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: demonic possession, supernatural, paranormal activity, danger, devil, haunted house, spirit, evil, demon, death, ghost, family ...
Time: contemporary
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55%
Torture Chamber (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 13-year-old Jimmy Morgan is possessed by an evil too powerful to be exorcised by any religion. After escaping from a mental institution, Jimmy is back with a vengeance - and an army of children who follow his every murderous desire.
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, suspense, serious ...
Plot: evil, reincarnation, supernatural, mentally unstable, danger, family in danger, religions or cults, clergy, exorcism, vengeance, possession, hell ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Incorporeal (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: A tale of an overzealous movie director and his unappreciative leading actress that go on a location scouting mission. What they find will change their lives forever.
Style: experimental, psychotronic, scary, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: demonic possession, supernatural power, supernatural, cave, demon, peril, paranormal phenomena, deadly creature, paranormal, paranormal investigation, curses spells and rituals, evil ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.1
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Death Spa (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Michael's health club is beseiged with a series of terrible murders involving killer saunas and other grisly devices. Michael's wife killed herself a while before and her brother holds Michael responsible. Michael needs to stop the ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, ghost, spa, rivalry, stalking, deadly, supernatural, mentally unstable, crimes, farm, burned alive, gory ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.2
 5K
Boo (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The friends Emmett, Freddy, Marie, Kevin and his reluctant girlfriend Jessie decide to spend the Halloween night in an abandoned hospital. Meanwhile, the younger Allan meets the old friend of his father Arlo Ray Baines and asks him to help to find ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, haunted by the past, mysterious character, danger, ghost, mental institution, human experiment, deadly, supernatural, violence, childhood trauma, isolation ...
Time: contemporary
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54%
The Devil Inside (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In Italy, a woman becomes involved in a series of unauthorized exorcisms during her mission to discover what happened to her mother, who allegedly murdered three people during her own exorcism.
Style: rough, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demonic possession, found footage, exorcism, possessed girl, death, uncover truth, investigation, haunted by the past, deadly, danger, supernatural, filmmaking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1989, year 2009, 80s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.1
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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 ⇓
53%
 6.0
 43
Demonic (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young woman unleashes terrifying demons when supernatural forces at the root of a decades-old rift between mother and daughter are ruthlessly revealed.
Style: bleak, suspense, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: paranormal phenomena, demon, peril, monster, exorcism, fear, death, supernatural ability, evil, paranormal, killings, supernatural power ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.2
 28
869 (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Eight aspiring actresses are thrown together in a house to compete for title of Scream Queen. Little do they or the crew know that the house is haunted by a ghost seeking revenge. Who will live, who will die in this horror comedy that pokes fun at ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing
Plot: ghost, vengeful ghost, death, revenge, blood, supernatural, violence, supernatural power, demon, paranormal, supernatural ability, evil ...
Time: 21st century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%