Movies like The Witch in the Window

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The Witch in the Window (2018)
 5.7
 3K
The Witch in the Window (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When Simon brings his twelve year-old son, Finn, to rural Vermont to help flip an old farmhouse, they encounter the malicious spirit of Lydia, a previous owner. And now with every repair they make - she's getting stronger.
Style: psychological, scary, dark, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: father son relationship, haunted house, supernatural power, family in danger, ghost, curse, exorcism, danger, paranormal investigation, fear, murder, haunted by the past, evil force, supernatural, doppelganger
Time: 21st century
Place: vermont, usa

Most similar movies to The Witch in the Window

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, psychological and suspense films with plots about supernatural, danger, ghost, haunted house, fear, murder and family in danger mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Witch in the Window: Dark Circles (2013), Laddaland (2011), The House on Pine Street (2015), 7 Below (2012), The Amityville Haunting (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, countryside, couples, isolation, danger, exorcism, death, paranormal investigation, fear, family in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 2K
Laddaland (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Thailand
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A family moves into a new house where they gradually begin to encounter paranormal and horror events.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, dark, captivating ...
Plot: family in danger, family relations, supernatural, parents and children, deadly, haunted house, ghost, death, black cat, evil spirit, paranormal activity, paranormal investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It (2020)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A chilling story of terror, murder and unknown evil that shocked even experienced real-life paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren. One of the most sensational cases from their files, it starts with a fight for the soul of a young boy, then ...
Style: scary, psychotronic, dark, suspenseful, psychological
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, paranormal phenomena, exorcism, paranormal activity, ghost, psychic, supernatural, paranormal investigation, evil force, characters in danger, danger, evil ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The House on Pine Street (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A psychological horror about a young woman coping with an unwanted pregnancy after moving into a seemingly haunted house.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: haunted house, pregnant woman, neighbor, relocation, paranormal activity, ghost, demonic possession, exorcism, danger, fear, evil, supernatural ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Movie in collections
 3.1
 4K
7 Below (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story centers on a group of strangers trapped in a time warp house where a terrible event transpired exactly 100 years prior.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Plot: haunted house, ghost, haunted by the past, supernatural, isolation, confined, murder, danger, time warp, deadly, profanity, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, dark, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, haunted house, ghost, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, supernatural, deadly, husband wife relationship, violence, paranormal activity, murder, mysterious death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.9
 2K
The Unspoken (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In 1997 the close-knit Anderson family vanished from their home without a trace. No bodies were ever found and no explanation satisfied curiosity. For 17 years the house has remained undisturbed...until now. This eerily expert frightener is further ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspense, dark, tense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, murder, death, family in danger, haunted by the past, exorcism, danger, sibling relationship, paranormal investigation, threat ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1997, year 2004
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Ju-on: The Beginning of the End (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An elementary school teacher named Yui visits the home of a boy named Toshio Saeki who's been absent from school for a long period of time. When she arrives, she re-lives the horrifying events that occurred in the Saeki household 10 years ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, captivating, scary ...
Plot: evil spirit, curse, paranormal investigation, high school teacher, danger, dark past, ghost, demonic possession, paranormal activity, haunted house, fear, deadly ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 4K
We Go On (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 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, suspenseful, scary, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural power, ghost, murder, pursuit, medium, fear of death, supernatural, life after death
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, atmospheric, scary
Plot: ghost, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, danger, uncover truth, writer's life, supernatural, fear, violence, deadly, artists and showbiz
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.3
 796
1st Summoning (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four student filmmakers set out to explore an abandoned building famous for its connection with the occult, but as their journey becomes littered with strange behavior and unexplained phenomena, it becomes clear the horror they are attempting to ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, dark, suspense
Plot: occult, curse, paranormal activity, abandoned house, paranormal investigation, danger, deadly, evil force, supernatural, fear, violence, satanism ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.4
 3K
The Presence (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this darkly romantic ghost story, a woman travels to an isolated cabin where she is stalked by an apparition who inhabits her space as his own. With the unexpected arrival of the woman’s boyfriend, the dark spirit’s haunting grows obsessive. ...
Style: psychological, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: ghost, confined, haunted house, woman in danger, danger, isolation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female protagonist, haunted by the past, supernatural, human host, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, nightmare comes true, estate, murder, paranormal investigation, curse, mystery, abduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.5
 428K
The Conjuring (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse. Forced to confront a powerful entity, the Warrens find themselves caught in the most terrifying case of their lives.
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, atmospheric, frightening ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, exorcism, danger, paranormal investigation, witch, haunted by the past, paranormal activity, fear, evil force, riddles and clues ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 60s ...
Place: rhode island, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Ghosts of Angela Webb (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
Story: Angela Webb believes her house is haunted. Psychics Alexander Stewart and Bernadette Fieldstone are contacted to try to uncover the secrets hidden within her home. What they experience is more than a mere haunting. They come to understand that ...
Style: suspense, humorous, suspenseful, dark, psychological
Plot: ghost story, haunted house, ghost, insanity, psychic, poltergeist, paranormal investigation, paranormal activity, danger, seance, exorcism, supernatural ...
Place: usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Diabolical (2015)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a single mother and her two young children are tormented by an increasingly strange and intense presence in their quiet suburban home, she turns to her scientist boyfriend to take on the violent forces that paranormal experts are too frightened ...
Style: psychological, suspense, dark, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: sex scene, video camera, booby trap, exorcism, evil force, danger, paranormal investigation, haunted house, family in danger, supernatural, haunted by the past, investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.9
 2K
Dark House (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A troupe of actors hired for a haunted house attraction soon find that they are working in a true house of horror.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, haunted by the past, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, ghost, fear, isolation, murder, psychotherapy, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, supernatural, murder, family in danger, paranormal, indian burial ground, haunted, mystery, danger, deadly, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975, year 1974
Place: long island, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Haunting of Alice D (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the late 1890s the Davenport House was a famous and successful brothel, until a young prostitute named Alice killed herself there. After her death, the brothel became haunted by Alice's ghost, and was eventually abandoned. More than a ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, prostitute, curse, haunted house, party, supernatural, brothel, evil spirit, reconstruction, danger, murder, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Under the Bed (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two brothers team up to battle a creature under the bed, in what is being described as a "suburban nightmare" tale.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, scary, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: family in danger, nightmare comes true, suburbs, deadly, supernatural, monster, brother brother relationship, siblings relations, teenage life, danger, youth, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.8
 381
Purgatorio (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A woman must survive the night after she welcomes a neighbor's child into her home.
Style: psychological, tense, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted by the past, danger, isolation, reincarnation, woman in danger, supernatural, loneliness, neighbor, fear, haunted house, evil force ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.6
 956
Boo! (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A torn suburban family refuses to heed the warning of an innocent prank left upon them which causes an unknown supernatural force to wreak havoc.
Style: scary, dark, macabre, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: halloween, paranormal activity, parents and children, family, supernatural horror, fright, ghosts, mysticism, children, supernatural, life & death, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.9
 2K
Horsehead (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Since her childhood, Jessica has been haunted by recurrent nightmares whose meaning escapes her. This peculiarity has led her to study the psychophysiology of dreams and to follow a therapy with Sean, her mentor and boyfriend, to try and understand ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, surreal, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: obsession, haunted house, haunted by the past, danger, woman in danger, homecoming, paranormal investigation, ghost, exorcism, supernatural, fear, evil force ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 1K
Hurt (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: There are terrible things happening in the desert...unexplainable, frightening things. Tragic, inexplicable incidents… ever since she arrived.
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, suspense, offbeat ...
Plot: orphan, rescue, ghost, family in danger, haunted by the past, dysfunctional family, supernatural, desert, murder, family relations, uncover truth, dark secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, ouija board, supernatural, danger, friendship, camera, curse, perfume, group of friends, deadly, dishonesty, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Haunting on Fraternity Row (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A fraternity house throws their big "Winter Luau" party but when fraternity brothers and coeds begin dying horrible deaths they discover an evil entity has taken over the house.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, dark, disturbing ...
Plot: fraternity, evil spirit, supernatural power, haunted house, ghost, paranormal phenomena, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, party, college, danger, evil force, exorcism ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.1
 575
Hell Asylum (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A desperate producer faced with unemployment has the ultimate reality television program ready to roll.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, suspense, psychological, bleak
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, woman in danger, deadly, crimes, danger, gory, supernatural power, death, murder, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Disappointments Room (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mother and her young son release unimaginable horrors from the attic of their rural dream home.
Style: tense, scary, serious, mysterious, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, child in peril, attic, supernatural, family in danger, parents and children, estate, deadly, family problems, danger, haunted house, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.3
 7K
Ghost Story (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Four successful elderly gentlemen, members of the Chowder Society, share a gruesome, 50-year old secret. When one of Edward Wanderley's twin sons dies in a bizarre accident, the group begins to see a pattern of frightening events developing.
Style: scary, serious, psychological, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, small town, supernatural, ghost story, vengeance, haunted by the past, friendship, death, murder, father son relationship, secret, haunted house ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1930s
Place: new england, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Amityville: It's About Time (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an old clock arrives at home as a gift, strange things begin to happen. The family that proudly assigned a privileged place to the clock in the living room, is unaware that this thing is a link to an old and evil house...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, gory, murder, parents and children, supernatural ability, danger, deadly, suburbs ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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