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Ju-on: The Beginning of the End (2014)
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Ju-on: The Beginning of the End (2014)
Original name: 呪怨-終わりの始まり-
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 earlier.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, scary, captivating, suspense
Plot: curse, evil spirit, ghost, danger, paranormal activity, demonic possession, dark past, high school teacher, paranormal investigation, supernatural, exorcism, fear, deadly, haunted house, school
Time: 21st century
Place: japan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, psychological and suspense films with plots about danger, supernatural, ghost, deadly, haunted house, curse and murder mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Ju-on: The Beginning of the End: Fear House (2008), 1st Summoning (2018), The Complex (2013), Teke Teke (2009), 3 A.M. (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Fear House (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a group of friends and colleagues tracks reclusive writer Samantha Ballard (Aleece Jones) to her remote desert house, their reluctant hostess informs them that they'll die if they try to escape. After her ex-husband disastrously tests ...
Style: tense, suspense, psychological, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: curse, fear, isolation, death, old house, survival, danger, pursuit, haunted house, chase, deadly, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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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, dark, suspense, psychological
Plot: curse, occult, deadly, paranormal activity, paranormal investigation, abandoned house, danger, evil force, fear, filmmaking, supernatural, satanism ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Complex (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Nursing student Asuka (Atsuko Maeda) has just moved into an apartment complex with her parents and younger brother. On the first night in her new room, she is awoken by a strange scratching sound coming from the apartment of her neighbor, a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, tense ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, ghost, danger, riddles and clues, supernatural, apartment complex, haunted house, death, retirement home life, retirement home, family problems, domestic disturbance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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Teke Teke (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The upper torso of a female, claws her way around Japan searching for her lower half. The person's lower half was severed in a train accident in Hokkaido. Anyone that hears of this story will see Teke-Teke's lower half walking aimlessly ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: mythical creature, urban legend, evil spirit, curse, high school student, paranormal investigation, murder, danger, struggle for survival, deadly, teenager, prophecy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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74%
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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, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, danger, deadly, store, office, murder, violence, survival, multiple storylines, graphic violence
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
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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
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The Child's Eye (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bangkok, November 2008. Six young holidaymakers from Hong Kong are stranded in Bangkok when the airport is occupied by demonstrators demanding the prime minister's resignation: Rainie (Rainie Yang) and Lok (Shawn Yue), who are on the verge of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, danger, isolation, missing person, amateur detective, supernatural, hotel, curse, paranormal investigation, survival, deadly, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
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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: tense, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, scary
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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Queen of Spades: Through the Looking Glass (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: Russia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The sinister ghost of the Queen of Spades is out for blood, her victims the students of an old boarding school shrouded in gloomy rumors. Exploring the school’s abandoned wing, the teenagers discover a mirror covered in mysterious drawings. ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: evil spirit, supernatural, teenagers, boarding house, danger, fear, ghost, child, supernatural horror, teenager, female ghost, vengeful ghost ...
Time: 21st century
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The Ouija Experiment (2011)
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, found footage, supernatural, danger, friendship, curse, camera, group of friends, deadly, dishonesty, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: paranormal phenomena, supernatural, murder, uncover truth, evil spirit, chase, survivor, danger, pursuit, fear, violence, deadly ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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57%
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Tormented (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan, Netherlands
Duration: 83 min.
Story: To his mute sister's dismay, a young boy puts a dying rabbit out of its misery with a brick -- and soon the siblings end up in a world of nightmares.
Style: tense, scary, psychological, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: family relations, danger, parents and children, curse, uncover truth, violence, murder, pursuit, death, chase, moving, rabbit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: tense, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, prostitute, curse, supernatural, haunted house, party, brothel, evil spirit, danger, murder, haunted by the past, reconstruction ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Isabelle (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young couple's dream of starting a family shatters as they descend into the depths of paranoia and must struggle to survive an evil presence that wants nothing more than their very own lives.
Style: psychological, suspense, serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, evil spirit, ghosts, parents and children, demon, nightmare, supernatural, family in danger, danger, deadly, paranormal activity, afterlife ...
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Apartment 1303 (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While celebrating with her friends in her new cheaply rented apartment (with balcony and view of the sea) on the thirteenth floor of a building, the young Sayaka unexpectedly jumps off the balcony committing suicide. Her mother goes insane and her ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, suicide, uncover truth, haunted house, supernatural, investigation, danger, deadly, mystery, grudge, losing-it hero, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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48%
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Laddaland (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
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, dark, psychological, tense ...
Plot: family in danger, family relations, supernatural, parents and children, deadly, haunted house, ghost, black cat, death, paranormal activity, evil force, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
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Chasing the Devil (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Patrick McCord doesn't accept the explanation of his sister's mysterious death as suicide, and instead teams up with a team of paranormal investigators to delve deeper into the inexplicable circumstances that surround what he believes to ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, tense, psychological ...
Plot: investigation, danger, mysterious death, supernatural, deadly, evil, paranormal activity, characters killed one by one, professor, camera, video camera, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, vatican
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The Mirror (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: There is a long-held belief that mirrors act as gateways to another dimension. ·Some also believe the looking glass plays host to a world filled with evil spirits. Such superstition has been the basis for ancient folklore legends about haunting and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: vengeance, danger, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, supernatural, curse, death, stalking, mirror, violence, evil spirit, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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45%
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Against the Devil (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: Chile
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After the tragic death of her eldest son, Blanca and her family travel to the coast of Chile. Weird things happen in the new house, Blanca thinks that it is her son trying to communicate with them, but the truth is much worse. An evil spirit with a ...
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, tense
Plot: supernatural, ghosts, ghost, parents and children, haunted house, evil spirit, family in danger, blood, afterlife, death
Time: contemporary
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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, crimes, deadly, hotel, possession, evil, halloween, supernatural power, psychic
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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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
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One Missed Call 3: Final (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Emiri, a timid high school girl, is bullied mercilessly by her classmates, but when her friend, Asuka, stands up for her, Asuka becomes the target of the bullying instead. Emiri, not wanting to be bullied again, avoids Asuka. Worn down, Asuka ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, psychological, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, woman in danger, mystery, supernatural ability, high school, danger, crimes, teenage life, cell phone, scare ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, busan
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44%
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The Nursery (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When college freshman Ranae agrees to babysit for a family with a tragic past, her run-of-the-mill Saturday night quickly turns into a confrontation with unspeakable horror. Stalked by a sinister presence and haunted by ghosts from her own past, ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, babysitting, evil spirit, paranormal activity, exorcism, evil force, danger, standoff, paranormal investigation, showdown, haunted by the past, fear ...
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The Amityville Asylum (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lisa Templeton begins a new job as a cleaner at High Hopes Hospital, a mental institution in Amityville, Long Island. Initially delighted to get the job, Lisa soon realises that all is not as it seems. Intimidated by staff and the psychotic ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, captivating ...
Plot: mental institution, danger, deadly, ghost, supernatural, uncover truth, woman in danger, graphic violence, haunted house, hiding place
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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The House on Pine Street (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
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
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Place: usa
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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, dark, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: father son relationship, haunted house, exorcism, supernatural power, family in danger, paranormal investigation, danger, ghost, curse, haunted by the past, evil force, murder ...
Time: 21st century
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Whistle and I'll Come to You (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 52 min.
Story: After placing his ailing wife Alice in a care home elderly academic James Parkin goes to stay at a wintry out-of-season hotel which they used to visit together. Walking on a deserted beach he finds a ring with a Latin inscription,which translates as ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, captivating, scary ...
Plot: beach, hotel, vengeance, ghost, danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, haunted by the past, uncover truth, deadly, imaginary, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
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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, estate, nightmare comes true, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, curse, murder, paranormal investigation, mystery, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Ghosts of Angela Webb (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 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, psychological, dark
Plot: ghost story, haunted house, ghost, psychic, insanity, poltergeist, paranormal investigation, danger, paranormal activity, exorcism, supernatural, seance ...
Place: usa, manhattan new york city
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It's My Party and I'll Die If I Want To (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Some 70 years after Jacob Burkitt snapped and killed his entire family, thrill-seeking teens crash the allegedly haunted Burkitt Manor to give their friend Sara (Adrienne Fischer) a spooky surprise for her 18th birthday. But as the night drags on -- ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
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