Movies like The Amityville Murders

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The Amityville Murders (2018)
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The Amityville Murders (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: On the night of November 13th, 1974, Ronald DeFeo Jr. took a high powered rifle and murdered his entire family as they slept. At his trial, DeFeo claimed that 'voices' in the house commanded him to kill. This is their story.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, tense, atmospheric, serious, captivating, psychotronic
Plot: murder, supernatural, nightmare, mental patient, danger, deadly, hearing voices, hallucination, taunting, supernatural horror, house
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1974

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and tense films with plots about danger, deadly, murder, violence, supernatural, survival and crimes mostly in Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Amityville Murders: Satanic (2006), Mothman (2010), 3 A.M. (2012), Primitive (2011), Muck (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Satanic (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Michelle wakes from an accident with no memory, then she has nightmares and people around her die.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, religions or cults, nightmare, memory loss, investigation, danger, crimes, deadly, supernatural, car accident, haunted by the past, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Mothman (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of friends band together to hide the truth about a mutual friend's tragic death. They soon discover that an evil entity is in pursuit of them.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: haunted by the past, danger, deadly, murder, buried truth, violence, group of friends, profanity, graphic violence, teenage life, deadly creature, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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3 A.M. (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Thailand
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Thailand's latest horror omnibus is made up of three chilling stories. Two sisters who own a wig shop are haunted by a female ghost whose hair were made into one of the wigs on sale. A funeral home employee falls in love with a female corpse ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, danger, office, deadly, store, murder, survival, violence, multiple storylines, graphic violence
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
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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, supernatural, mentally unstable, deadly, crimes, estrangement, creature, demon, human host, standoff, showdown ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Muck (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After narrowly escaping an ancient burial ground, long forgotten and buried underneath the marshes of Cape Cod, a group of friends emerge from the thick, marshy darkness, tattered and bloody, lucky to be alive. They have already lost two of their ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, friends, escapades, danger, deadly, murder, graphic violence, swamp, survival, trapped, evil, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts, new england, new zealand
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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, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, curses spells and rituals, crimes, danger, deadly, satanic ritual, cult, violence, hotel, religions or cults, graphic violence
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
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78%
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Lizzie (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lizzie, a young woman with amnesia, slowly comes to realize that she may be responsible for the horrific murder of her parents. After returning to the family home, Lizzie had terrifying flashbacks to her childhood, and comes face to face with the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, tense ...
Plot: ghost, uncover truth, vengeance, deadly, danger, supernatural, memory loss, murder, haunted by the past, nightmare, haunted house, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
6 Degrees of Hell (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six individuals are caught up in a supernatural perfect storm as an evil lays claim to one of them while threatening to tear apart the soul of a small Pennsylvania town.
Style: serious, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, afterlife, danger, deadly, crimes, hotel, possession, evil, halloween, supernatural power, psychic
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania
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75%
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Bio Slime (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Seven misfits are trapped by a flesh eating slime creature. And no TV!
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological, tense ...
Plot: deadly creature, danger, isolation, deadly, confined, murder, fear, parasite, deathtrap, survival, death, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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69%
Filth to Ashes, Flesh to Dust (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Purge: To put to death, eliminate what is undesirable. The serial killer known as Purge lived and died by this code. But is he dead? Driving home from a road trip, ERIC and SHELLY take a back road to avoid a traffic jam. They encounter the serial ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, danger, friends, youth, deadly, revenge, psychopath, survival, slasher, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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69%
Amityville: The Awakening (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Belle, her little sister, and her comatose twin brother move into a new house with their single mother Joan in order to save money to help pay for her brother's expensive healthcare. But when strange phenomena begin to occur in the house ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, danger, mystery, haunted house, investigation, nightmare, twin brother, brother sister relationship, coma, mother daughter relationship, murder, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1965, year 1974
Place: usa
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69%
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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, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, parallel world, mystery, danger, investigation, uncover truth, supernatural, portal, violence, murder, gory, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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67%
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Boggy Creek (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Following the death of her father in a terrible accident, sweet, yet troubled Jennifer and her friends decide to check out her dad's cabin that's located in the deep woods of Boggy Creek, Texas. While staying at said cabin for a week, ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, deadly creature, danger, legends and myths, deadly, supernatural, camping, vacation, murder, violence, gory, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
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64%
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The Hospital (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Old St. Leopold's Hospital has many urban legends surrounding it, but the residents of Bridgeport all agree on one thing: tortured souls roam its abandoned halls. The mystery proves too much for a pretty young student who decides to investigate ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: hospital, psychopath, ghost, crimes, deadly, college, violence, danger, city life, urban, blood, caucasian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
An American Ghost Story (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Paul, an unemployed writer, decides to rent and live in a house that's rumored to be haunted, he puts his life and his relationships in grave danger as he obsessively attempts to get the story that will finally make his career.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, scary, atmospheric
Plot: ghost, haunted house, writer's life, curses spells and rituals, uncover truth, danger, supernatural, fear, deadly, violence, artists and showbiz
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Penny Dreadful Picture Show (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Daffy undead gal Penny Dreadful, her smitten zombie buddy Ned, and lycanthrope Wolfboy relate three tales of terror in an old rundown movie theater: A young couple find themselves being stalked by a lethal jack-in-the-box in ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, dark humor, semi serious ...
Plot: zombie, supernatural, deadly, danger, fall in love, buddies, survival, violence, death, true love, love and romance, gory
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Ouija Experiment (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on true events, five friends who fall prey to the evil entities of the Ouija board. As they set about filming their experimental session, what starts out as bit of fun, soon escalates into a terrifying series of events as paranoia and personal ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, psychological ...
Plot: ouija board, ghost, supernatural, danger, friendship, camera, perfume, curse, dishonesty, group of friends, deadly, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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59%
Bath Salt Zombies (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: In a punk-rock homage to "Reefer Madness," two plot threads intertwine: a hapless junkie falls victim to "Bath Salts" addiction, while a police detective attempts to uncover and stamp out a new strain of designer drug products.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: zombie, plague, deadly, danger, life is a bitch, swat, cannibal, murder, drug abuse, violence, junkie, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
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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, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, deadly, fear, slasher, brutality, violence, death, female director, man with glasses ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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58%
Jack the Reaper (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of unsuspecting teens face a railroad reaper in his desert carnival.
Style: scary, tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, teenager, survival, isolation, danger, off the road, deadly, hiking, carnival, murder, serial killer, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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58%
1313: Cougar Cult (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Rufus, Darwin, and Coopersmith are three nerdy, but hunky young college students who score themselves a dream summer job working at a swanky mansion owned by wealthy and sexy middle-aged babes Clara, Victoria, and Edwina. However, the gals turn out ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, sexy, homoerotic
Plot: supernatural, wizards and magicians, deadly, danger, rivalry, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, estate, witch, college student, murder, dangerous animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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57%
Vampire in Vegas (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In Las Vegas, the powerful three hundred year old vampire Sylvian hires Dr. van Helm to research a cure to survive in the sun. She uses three vampire women as guinea pigs to test the serum in the desert and a couple that is camping witnesses the ...
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: vampire, survival, deadly, supernatural, murder, experiment, investigation, stripper, doctor, scientist, sex scene, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas
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57%
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Blood Widow (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Laurie and Hugh are a successful young couple who have just closed on a weekend home away from the city. Unbeknownst to them, the neighboring property contains the crumbling remains of a boarding school that was shuttered in the wake of an ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, psychopath, danger, deadly, couples, serial killer, murder, crimes, confined, isolation, strong violent content, boarding school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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56%
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30 Days to Die (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of girls trapped in an institution suffer the wrath of a serial killer on the loose. This campy thriller pays homage to Friday the 13th.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: slasher, serial killer, mentally unstable, mental institution, struggle for survival, murder, danger, deadly, violence, gory, woman in danger, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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56%
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Uncharted (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: "Uncharted" is a story of a documentary film crew who crash on an island, when they were in hopes of finding a rare animal, a jaguar, that is believed to inhabit the jungle. Unfortunate circumstances arise when her charter plane goes down ...
Style: scary, suspense, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: plane crash, slasher, island, survival, isolation, wilderness, danger, deadly, confined, camera, jaguar, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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56%
Something Sinister (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Amelia's claustrophobic life with Aunt Helen is disrupted when her past tries to push through to her present.
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: murder, supernatural, paranormal phenomena, danger, survivor, pursuit, uncover truth, evil spirit, deadly, fear, violence, religion ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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56%
Prison of the Dead (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Kristof, an eccentric rich kid, tricks his high school friends into getting back together for a reunion of sorts, under the pretense of a funeral. The group of twenty-somethings is forced to spend the night in an old abandoned witches' prison. ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, prank, supernatural, ghost, danger, survival, curses spells and rituals, seance, buddies, deadly, supernatural power, funeral ...
Time: contemporary
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55%
1313: Night of the Widow (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A group of friends are stalked by a mysterious knife-wielding murderess as they gather at the home of their late friend to hear the reading of his will, and participate in a morbid treasure hunt for the key to his vast fortune.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: danger, reunion, friends, deadly, riddles and clues, last wish, rivalry, murder, funeral, homosexual subtext, maniac, slasher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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54%
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Hallows' Eve (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Years after a tragic accident leaves a young child scarred for life, the people responsible pay - with their lives.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, suspense ...
Plot: terrorism, deadly, danger, crimes, farm, youth, maniac, revenge, violence, prank, killer, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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54%
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Nailbiter (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A horror film that combines classic monster movie elements set within the backdrop of unpredictable Kansas weather. Start with a mother and her three daughters forced to take shelter from an advancing tornado in a local storm cellar. What is waiting ...
Style: scary, tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: storm, family in danger, confined, deadly creature, forced into action, family relations, deadly, parents and children, survival, death, violence, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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