Movies like Hagazussa

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Hagazussa (2017)
 5.9
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Hagazussa (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The dark legend of the young woman Albrun and her struggle to preserve her own sanity, and tries to explore the fine line between ancient magic, faith and madness at a time when pagan beliefs in witches and nature spirits spread fear and terror in the minds of the rural population.
Style: rough, bleak, scenic
Audience: student film
Plot: paranoia, forest, witch, superstition, cabin in the woods, illness, recluse, mental illness, mother daughter relationship, society, curse, countryside, single mother
Time: 15th century, middle ages
Place: europe, alps

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out bleak, suspenseful, serious and suspense films with plots about forest, female nudity, paranoia, danger, insanity, mental illness and death mostly in Drama, Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Hagazussa: Requiem (2006), Loon Lake (2019), The Hole in the Ground (2019), In My Skin (2002), The Demon (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Requiem (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Michaela, an epileptic, enrolls in college to study education. She goes off her medication and soon begins hearing voices and seeing apparitions that tell her to avoid religious objects, although she is devoutly Roman Catholic. One priest scoffs at ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, sincere, disturbing, intense ...
Plot: mental illness, epilepsy, college life, friendship, small town, family relations, teenage life, society, youth, depression, daughter, grownups ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, tokyo, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.8
 299
Loon Lake (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Eager to escape the grief and nightmares of the city, Louis Olsen travels to Southwest Minnesota, seeking the peace of the rural countryside. When he accidentally disturbs the grave of a supposed local 'witch' Mary Jane Terlinden, what ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, suspense, non-linear ...
Plot: witch, ghost, curse, legend, small town, isolation, pastor, undead, nightmare, witchcraft, torture, cemetery ...
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
The Hole in the Ground (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Ireland, UK, Belgium, Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Trying to escape her broken past, Sarah O’Neill is building a new life on the fringes of a backwood rural town with her young son Chris. A terrifying encounter with a mysterious neighbour shatters her fragile security, throwing Sarah into a ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful, dark, macabre ...
Plot: boy, forest, son, paranoia, doppelganger, house, obsession, insanity, pit, mother son relationship, small town, sinkhole ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.2
 5K
In My Skin (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Esther, a self-conscious young woman who works for a public relations firm. One night at a party with her friend Sandrine, Esther wanders into the backyard and stumbles, scratching her leg on a piece of scrap metal. She goes back to the party, and ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: obsession, mental illness, insanity, wound, self discovery, career woman, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, paranoia, self mutilation, leg wound, mutilation, knife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, rome italy, tokyo, lisbon portugal, milan italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 7.1
 428
The Demon (1963)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Purif, a young peasant from South Italy, is suspected of being a witch possessed by a demon. All of the village is hostile to her sorcerous activity. The girl will be preserved from the community, meeting with a tragic and violent death.
Plot: countryside, dead cat, stabbed to death, rape, violence, fire, murder, peasant, pursuit, priest, witch, insanity ...
Place: southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Time of the Wolf (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: France, Austria, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Anna and her family arrive at their holiday home, they find it occupied by strangers. This confrontation is just the beginning of a painful learning process.
Style: bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: apocalypse, catastrophe, countryside, chaos, survival, danger, human nature, social differences, society, life is a bitch, hopes, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.9
 108
Lust (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Egypt, France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: “Lust” takes us into the lives of the inhabitants of a marginalised street in Alexandria, Egypt, before the revolution. Each character is isolated in their fierce, yet fragile dreams, including Umm Shooq, who has deserted her wealthy family to ...
Style: emotional, serious, bleak, rough, realistic
Plot: social decay, realism, death in the family, family problems, urban ghetto life, life is a bitch, down on your luck, family in crisis, dealing with death, child illness, society, urban ghetto ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.8
 7K
Pyewacket (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A frustrated, angry teenage girl awakens something in the woods when she naively performs an occult ritual to evoke a witch to kill her mother.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, captivating
Plot: mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, forest, black magic, ritual, murder, devil worship, witch, curse, occult, witchcraft, running through the woods ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Exit Humanity (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A decade after the American Civil War, Edward Young returns home from a hunting trip to find a horrific reanimation of his wife and that their son Adam has disappeared. He must battle his way through an unexplainable outbreak of the walking dead.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, suspense, tense
Plot: zombie, survival, obsessive quest, life turned upside down, deadly, good versus evil, chaos, supernatural, life is a bitch, escapades, danger, gory ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.5
 193
The Territory (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Portugal
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A small group of well-to-do vacationers go on a hiking trip into the woods. Foolishly unprepared to deal with Mother Nature and their situation, they wander around lost for days and weeks, becoming more and more fatigued, hungry, and desperate. A ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: wilderness, isolation, survival, danger, human spirit, in the woods, escapades, confined, curses spells and rituals, corpse, skeleton, mountain ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: portugal, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Flavia the Heretic (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a cult besieges her convent, a young nun goes with an army of Muslims to destroy the convent and kill who wronged her.
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: convent, injustice, rape, revenge, muslim, torture, gory, deadly, fighting the system, rebelliousness, feminism, society ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages, 1400s
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.9
 7K
Ravenous (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a village, things have changed. Some of the people are not what they were anymore. They start attacking their families, their friends, their neighbours... We call them "Les Affamés" (The Hungry). A few survivors go deep into the forest ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, bleak, rough ...
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, survivor, survival, epidemic, zombie outbreak, small town, infection, mutant, infected, mutation, living dead ...
Place: quebec, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.3
 162
Lost Child (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young army veteran suffering from PTSD returns home to the Ozarks to look for her estranged brother. She finds an abandoned young boy in the woods. As she searches for answers about who the child is, she discovers a mysterious world of folklore, ...
Plot: folklore, feral child, female protagonist, paranoia, superstition, female soldier, estranged brother, post traumatic stress disorder, love interest, forest
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.9
 2K
Witchhammer (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Horror
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A ruthless inquisitor spins the superstitions of local peasants into religious heresy, finding cause to accuse dozens of innocent men and women of witchcraft. The inquisitor targets nobles and merchants, whose property and goods are then ...
Style: thought provoking, tense, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), burned alive, religions or cults, murder, deadly, dishonesty, society, graphic violence, injustice, false accusation, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages
Place: czech republic, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.6
 785
Cookers (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After stealing a huge stash of drugs, speed freaks Hector and Dorena plan to cook up an enormous batch of crystal meth and get rich quick. Hector's old buddy Merle has the perfect hideout/meth lab: an old, abandoned farmhouse in the woods where ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, serious, realistic
Plot: laboratory, drug dealing, paranoia, hallucination, old dark house, ghost, supernatural, addiction, deadly, drug abuse, life is a bitch, forest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.2
 447
Blood Sabbath (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A coven of witches captures a young man traveling through the woods. He gets involved in a power struggle between a beautiful witch and the evil queen who heads the coven.
Style: suspense, scary, bleak, captivating
Plot: coven, witch, human sacrifice, curse, ritual, occult, convention, nymph, candelabra, topless dancing, voodoo doll, stabbed in the belly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.9
 183K
The Witch (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
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, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: witch, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, religion, wilderness, parents and children, family in danger, insanity, imaginary, guilt, violence, paganism ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: new england, usa, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Other Lamb (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Ireland, Belgium, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A haunting and nightmarish tale that tells the story of Selah, a young girl born into a repressive cult known as the Flock. The members of the Flock – all women and female children– live in a rural compound, and are led by one man, known only as ...
Style: rough, enigmatic, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: cult, religious cult, polygamy, forest, woman, brutality, cult leader, female protagonist, ritual, community, ritual sacrifice, isolation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 3.3
 463
Girl in Woods (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a tragic accident Grace is lost and alone in the Smoky Mountains. Grace's struggle for survival is made more complicated by her troubled past. Battling the demons in her mind may be the only way to come out alive.
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: forest, split personality, survival, mental breakdown, alone, childhood trauma, marriage proposal, paranoia, suicide, murder, lost, cabin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Moor's Head (1995)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Austria
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Georg, who is happy with his job as a scientist, with his loving wife and with his three children, hears one day that an accident has happened in a chemical plant nearby. All of a sudden, he finds himself face to face with one of the victims. The ...
Plot: paranoia, mental illness, blood, vacation, brutality, delusion, husband wife relationship, scientist, hallucination, family relations, obsession, listening to a radio ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.5
 126
The Scar Crow (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The three Tanner sisters live in fear after their mother is hanged for witchcraft, in her absence their father takes advantage of his daughters leaving the family somewhere between life and death cursed for an eternity.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: danger, slasher, reincarnation, supernatural, murder, gory, deadly, family problems, graphic violence, countryside, violence spree, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Atrocity Exhibition (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A scientist obsessed with World War III hits the road with a woman so he can re-create scenes from history.
Style: avant garde, suspense, scary, bleak, rough
Plot: doctor, patient, mental breakdown, insanity, hospital, female nudity, surrealism, architecture, car accident, sex, explicit sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Conqueror Worm (1968)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: England is torn in civil strife as the Royalists battle the Parliamentary Party for control. This conflict distracts people from rational thought and allows unscrupulous men to gain local power by exploiting village superstitions. One of these men ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: witch hunt, inquisition, soldier, vengeance, murder, crimes, danger, clergy, religions or cults, witch, violence, rape ...
Time: 17th century, 1960s, 60s
Place: england, europe, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 7.0
 158
Jew-Boy Levi (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Switzerland, Austria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Benjamin Levi (Bruno Cathomas) is a Bavarian cattle dealer traveling to pre-World War II Germany on his annual trip to a remote farming village. Levi hopes to do some business and, more importantly, win the hand of the lovely Lisbeth (Caroline ...
Style: suspense, serious, emotional, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: countryside, isolation, anti semitism, village life, wartime life, life is a bitch, injustice, life turned upside down, village, survival, social differences, society ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.2
 3K
Blind Beast (1969)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A blind sculptor and his mother kidnap a young woman and use her as a model. In the darkness of an abandoned warehouse, she suffers at the hands of the artist, eventually losing both her sight and her mind as whips give way to knives and knives give ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, erotic, sexual ...
Plot: obsession, s&m, kidnapping, danger, fashion, couples, deadly, mental illness, destructive relationship, performer's life, crimes, tied up ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.4
 88K
Take Shelter (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Plagued by a series of apocalyptic visions, a young husband and father questions whether to shelter his family from a coming storm, or from himself.
Style: disturbing, bleak, atmospheric, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: paranoia, mental illness, delusion, nervous breakdown, nightmare, fear, family relations, dreams, sanity, insanity, obsession, schizophrenia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1986, year 2011
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 2K
Baby Blues (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On a secluded family farm, a mother suffers a psychotic break due to postpartum depression, forcing the eldest son to protect his sibling from the mother they have always known and loved.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious
Plot: mental illness, family relations, siblings relations, deadly, danger, babies and infants, isolation, ghost, chase, countryside, slingshot
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
 2K
Bridgend (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Over a 5-year period in Bridgend in Wales, 79 people, many of them teenagers, committed suicide without leaving any clue as to why. This is the starting point for this mysterious social drama.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, bleak, serious, tense ...
Plot: suicide, small town, police investigation, teenage love, teenage life, under the surface, society, fall in love, dangerous attraction, parents and children, obsession, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wales, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.2
 649
Better Things (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Gails agoraphobia keeps her inside where she escapes into romance novels. She shares a house with her Nan, recently back from the hospital. Gradually, they both try to reach out to each other to break their isolation. Rob plunges further into his ...
Style: realistic, contemplative, bleak, serious, touching ...
Plot: isolation, countryside, addiction, drug abuse, bittersweet, mental illness, small town, crumbling marriage, life is a bitch, family problems, solace, social decay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.5
 2K
Anguish (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A new girl in a quiet town, Tess tries to manage her psychosis while adjusting to her new life with her mom. After stumbling upon the shrine of Lucy, a hit and run victim, Tess finds herself overwhelmed by hallucinations of the dead girl and starts ...
Style: psychological, suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: possession, self harm, disorder, mental disorder, nightmare, hallucination, paranoia, supernatural, new house, mother daughter relationship, mentally unstable, female protagonist ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%