Movies like Gretel & Hansel

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Gretel & Hansel (2020)
 5.5
 31K
Gretel & Hansel (2020)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Ireland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A long time ago in a distant fairy tale countryside, a young girl leads her little brother into a dark wood in desperate search of food and work, only to stumble upon a nexus of terrifying evil.
Style: dark, fairy tale, suspense, dark fantasy, captivating, scary, bloody, slasher, suspenseful, surreal ...
Audience: kids
Plot: witch, forest, witchcraft, cannibal, good versus evil, villainess, supernatural power, black magic, child, supernatural, brutality, lost, mysterious woman, country, mother daughter relationship, serial murder, kidnapping, medieval, magic, boy, girl, old woman, evil woman, old dark house, supernatural ability ...

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Most similar movies to Gretel & Hansel

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, weird and suspense films with plots about supernatural, death, blood, danger, brutality, murder and storytelling mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Gretel & Hansel: The Witch (2015), Red Riding Hood (2011), Snow White: A Tale of Terror (1997), The Brothers Grimm (2005), The Craft (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.9
 264K
The Witch (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
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: scary, dark, disturbing, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: witch, supernatural, witchcraft, religion, paranoia, black magic, family bonds, curses spells and rituals, wilderness, isolation, insanity, forest ...
Time: 17th century
Place: new england, new hampshire, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 113K
Red Riding Hood (2011)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Valerie is in love with a brooding outsider, Peter, but her parents have arranged for her to marry another man – who is wealthy. Unwilling to lose each other, Valerie and Peter plan to run away together when they learn that Valerie's older ...
Style: fairy tale, gothic, dark fantasy, suspenseful, gothic horror ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, dangerous attraction, legends and myths, village life, love and romance, fall in love, animal attack, romance, magic, love triangle, goth ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Snow White: A Tale of Terror (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based somewhat more authentically on the Grimm Brothers' story of a young woman who is unliked by her stepmother, the film includes the talking mirror, a poisoned apple, and some ruffian gold (not diamond) miners (and they aren't dwarfs or ...
Style: gothic, dark, fairy tale, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: witch, magic, betrayal, good versus evil, rescue, miner, supernatural, fantasy world, snow white, death, medieval, first contact ...
Time: 18th century, middle ages, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Brothers Grimm (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Folklore collectors and con artists, Jake and Will Grimm, travel from village to village pretending to protect townsfolk from enchanted creatures and performing exorcisms. However, they are put to the test when they encounter a real magical curse ...
Style: fairy tale, dark fantasy, gothic, dark, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: medieval, supernatural, adventure, fantasy world, curses spells and rituals, witch, wizards, magic, brothers, evil queen, creativity, fairy ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1810s, 1790s
Place: europe, hamburg germany, frankfurt germany, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.4
 96K
The Craft (1996)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Catholic school newcomer falls in with a clique of teen witches who wield their powers against all who dare to cross them -- be they teachers, rivals or meddlesome parents.
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, light, suspense ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, teen drama
Plot: witch, magic, witchcraft, supernatural, high school, black magic, friendship, goth, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, good versus evil, coming of age ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 102K
The Ritual (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of college friends reunite for a trip to the forest, but encounter a menacing presence in the woods that's stalking them.
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: hiking, monster, lost in the woods, forest, creature, supernatural, cult, ritual, paganism, guilt, creature feature, pagan ...
Time: contemporary
Place: sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.7
 79K
Suspiria (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A young ballet dancer travels to a prestigious dance academy in Europe, only to discover it is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of increasingly grisly murders.
Style: suspense, macabre, suspenseful, surprise ending, slasher ...
Audience: date night
Plot: good versus evil, ritual sacrifice, witch, dead woman, paranormal phenomena, mysterious event, ballet, telepathy, curse, witchcraft, spiritualism, abuse of power ...
Time: 70s, year 1977, year 1948, year 1943, post world war two
Place: berlin germany, west berlin west germany, ohio, east berlin
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After getting a taste for blood as children, Hansel and Gretel have become the ultimate vigilantes, hell-bent on retribution. Now, unbeknownst to them, Hansel and Gretel have become the hunted, and must face an evil far greater than witches... their ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, dark fantasy, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: witch, supernatural, good versus evil, adventure, witch hunt, siblings relations, bounty hunter, magic, curses spells and rituals, steampunk, black magic, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Something Wicked This Way Comes (1983)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a small American town, a diabolical circus arrives, granting wishes for the townsfolk, but twisted as only the esteemed Mr. Dark can make them. Can two young boys overcome the worst the devil himself can deal out?
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: teens, horror for children
Plot: good versus evil, witch, circus, boy, small town, supernatural, youth, carnival, coming of age, greed, friendship, temptation ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 80s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.8
 43K
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, enigmatic, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, suicide, haunted house, twists and turns, missing person, forest, sisters, mental illness, destiny, family relations, hallucination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, mount fuji, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.8
 276K
1408 (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man who specializes in debunking paranormal occurrences checks into the fabled room 1408 in the Dolphin Hotel. Soon after settling in, he confronts genuine terror.
Style: scary, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, isolation, survival, hotel, insanity, trapped, fear, evil, twists and turns, writers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 15th century
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 7.3
 362K
Sleepy Hollow (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: New York detective Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate a series of mysterious deaths in which the victims are found beheaded. But the locals believe the culprit to be none other than the ghost of the legendary Headless Horseman.
Style: gothic, dark, scary, dark fantasy, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: supernatural, witch, ghost, investigation, mystery, murder, small town, legends and myths, goth, horseman, mysterious character, uncover truth ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s, georgian era, 19th century, victorian era ...
Place: new york, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
 6.0
 94K
The Boy (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, China
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A nanny, working for a family whose son has just passed away, finds herself put in charge of caring for a lifelike doll that the couple treat as a real child.
Style: scary, psychological, suspense, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: doll, supernatural, twists and turns, haunted house, nanny, plot twist, violence, mystery, murder, mansion, brutality, boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century
Place: england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 5.9
 18K
Haunter (2013)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A teenager is stuck in a time loop that is not quite the same each time. She must uncover the truth but her actions have consequences for herself and others.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, enigmatic, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, time loop, afterlife, supernatural, haunted house, rescue, trapped, youth, murder, coming of age, uncover truth, house ...
Time: contemporary, year 1953, 80s, year 1985, year 1983 ...
Place: california, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Lady in White (1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Locked in a school closet during Halloween 1962, young Frank witnesses the ghost of a young girl and the man who murdered her years ago. Shortly afterward he finds himself stalked by the killer and is soon drawn to an old house where a mysterious ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, halloween, supernatural, serial killer, murder, small town, child in peril, bullying, mystery, coming of age, vengeance, maniac ...
Time: 60s, 80s, year 1962, 20th century
Place: new york, new york state, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.5
 131K
Oculus (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A woman tries to exonerate her brother's murder conviction by proving that the crime was committed by a supernatural phenomenon.
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, mirror, haunted house, siblings relations, ghost, supernatural horror, twists and turns, insanity, brother sister relationship, flashback, hallucination, paranormal activity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1955, year 2002, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.2
 182K
Mama (2013)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Guillermo del Toro presents Mama, a supernatural thriller that tells the haunting tale of two little girls who disappeared into the woods the day that their parents were killed. When they are rescued years later and begin a new life, they find that ...
Style: scary, suspense, gothic, macabre, frightening ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, mother daughter relationship, afterlife, supernatural horror, adoption, children, paranormal activity, revenge, redemption, witch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.8
 13K
They (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After witnessing a horrific and traumatic event, Julia Lund, a graduate student in psychology, gradually comes to the realization that everything which scared her as a child could be real. And what's worse, it might be coming back to get her..
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, demon, nightmare, suicide, haunted by the past, mind game, supernatural ability, psychology, child in peril, college, darkness ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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The Autopsy of Jane Doe (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Father and son coroners receive a mysterious unidentified corpse with no apparent cause of death. As they attempt to examine the beautiful young "Jane Doe," they discover increasingly bizarre clues that hold the key to her terrifying ...
Style: scary, suspense, bad ending, dark, suspenseful ...
Plot: witch, supernatural, morgue, autopsy, supernatural horror, witchcraft, corpse, mutilation, dead woman, twists and turns, supernatural power, murder ...
Place: london, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
Lemora: A Child's Tale of the Supernatural (1973)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A notorious bank robber kills his wife and flees the police, only to be captured by a mysterious group of figures in an abandoned town. His beautiful daughter, Lila Lee, receives a letter stating that her father is near death and that he needs to ...
Style: gothic horror, suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, sexuality, pedophile, mysterious character, woman in danger, adultery, witchcraft, rescue, femme fatale, transformation, father daughter reunion ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Watcher in the Woods (1980)
Genre: Family, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: No sooner does an all-American family takes possession of a baronial English manor when all manner of peculiar things occurring, including signs that point to the disappearance of a young girl during a solar eclipse decades before. Bette Davis ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, kids, horror for children
Plot: supernatural, ghost, solar eclipse, haunted house, disney, mystery, halloween, secrets, family relations, past, occult, missing person ...
Time: 80s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.8
 226K
The Babadook (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A single mother, plagued by the violent death of her husband, battles with her son's fear of a monster lurking in the house, but soon discovers a sinister presence all around her.
Style: psychological, scary, macabre, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, supernatural, nightmare, ghost, single mother, insanity, dysfunctional family, fear, isolation, sleeping, family in danger, nightmare comes true ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, frightening, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghost, paranormal activity, nightmare comes true, fear, demon, child in peril, family, serial killer, boy, afterlife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1986
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 6.4
 141K
Friday the 13th (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Camp counselors are stalked and murdered by an unknown assailant while trying to reopen a summer camp that was the site of a child's drowning.
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, maniac, summer, camp, monster, revenge, disturbed individual, forest, brutality, survival, summer camp ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 70s, 20th century, year 1958
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
An American Haunting (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, Romania, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Based on the true events of the only case in US History where a spirit caused the death of a man.
Style: scary, suspense, tense, surprise ending, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, family, haunted by the past, rape, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, sexual abuse, curse, chase, death, redemption, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, year 2006, 2000s, 1810s
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.1
 95K
Dead Silence (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jamie returns to his hometown in search of answers to his wife's murder, which occurred after receiving a weird package containing a ventriloquist dummy named Billy, which may be linked to the legend of ventriloquist Mary Shaw. Destined to find ...
Style: scary, twist ending, macabre, gothic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: ghost, doll, murder, supernatural, ventriloquist, small town, investigation, twists and turns, clown, uncover truth, homecoming, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The first segment features an animated mummy stalking selected student victims; the second tale tells the story of a "cat from hell" who cannot be killed and leaves a trail of victims behind it; the third story is about a man who witnesses ...
Style: macabre, scary, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: witch, monster, gargoyle, mummy, murder, transformation, supernatural, vengeance, hitman, cat, child in peril, artist ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Skeleton Key (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A hospice nurse working at a spooky New Orleans plantation home finds herself entangled in a mystery involving the house's dark past.
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, suspenseful, gothic, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, occult, plot twist, voodoo, witchcraft, supernatural horror, twists and turns, black magic, ritual, supernatural, rite, haunted house ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.6
 54K
Ma (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sue Ann is a loner who keeps to herself in her quiet Ohio town. One day, she is asked by Maggie, a new teenager in town, to buy some booze for her and her friends, and Sue Ann sees the chance to make some unsuspecting, if younger, friends of her ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, slasher, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: underage drinking, revenge, basement, mental health, female psychopath, twists and turns, teenager, torture, teenage girl, social network, murder, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.8
 255K
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, suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, murder, supernatural horror, fear, crimes, paranormal activity, investigation, evil force, writer's life, family in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1998, year 1979, year 1986 ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, sacramento california, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%