Movies like The Nursery

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The Nursery (2018)
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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, Ranae and her friends must confront an angry, evil spirit determined to hunt them down one-by-one on a deliberate march toward its ultimate prey in THE NURSERY
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, babysitting, evil spirit, paranormal activity, exorcism, danger, evil force, standoff, fear, haunted by the past, showdown, paranormal investigation, nanny, friendship, couple relations, supernatural power, woman in danger, flashback, supernatural horror, darkness

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, psychological and tense films with plots about danger, supernatural, fear, ghost, paranormal activity, haunted house and evil spirit mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Nursery: Isabelle (2018), The Conjuring (2013), The Last Exorcist (2020), Purgatory (2014), The Appearing (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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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95%
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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, paranormal investigation, family in danger, danger, witch, paranormal activity, fear, evil force, haunted by the past ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, year 1971 ...
Place: new england, rhode island, usa
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82%
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, scary, captivating ...
Plot: curse, evil spirit, demonic possession, paranormal investigation, high school teacher, danger, dark past, paranormal activity, ghost, deadly, exorcism, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Last Exorcist (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: After every priest trained in exorcisms die in a terrorist attack, Joan Campbell must battle a demon from her past that, this time, possesses her sister.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, psychological
Plot: exorcism, possession, obsession, demon, priest, paranormal activity, curses spells and rituals, deadly, violence, salvation, supernatural, evil spirit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Purgatory (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: tense, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted by the past, ghost, danger, isolation, reincarnation, woman in danger, supernatural, loneliness, neighbor, family in danger, evil force, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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71%
The Appearing (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman once possessed by a mysterious entity uncovers a shocking secret about her past and must face the demon that is lurking inside of her.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Plot: danger, curses spells and rituals, human host, supernatural, small town, curse, standoff, showdown, evil, murder, deadly, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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68%
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: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, dark, disturbing ...
Plot: fraternity, college, evil spirit, ghost, supernatural power, haunted house, paranormal phenomena, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, party, dormitory, found footage, investigation ...
Place: usa
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64%
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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: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, surreal ...
Plot: haunted house, obsession, danger, woman in danger, haunted by the past, homecoming, ghost, paranormal investigation, exorcism, fear, evil force, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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63%
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It (2021)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 112 min.
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, suspenseful, dark, psychological, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: paranormal phenomena, exorcism, psychic, supernatural power, paranormal investigation, demon, paranormal activity, supernatural, ghost, evil, danger, evil force ...
Time: contemporary, year 1981
Place: usa, massachusetts
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61%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 290K
Insidious (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A family discovers that dark spirits have invaded their home after their son inexplicably falls into an endless sleep. When they reach out to a professional for help, they learn things are a lot more personal than they thought.
Style: scary, suspenseful, frightening, twist ending, serious ...
Plot: haunted house, nightmare, supernatural, ghosts, psychic, evil spirit, demons, paranormal activity, fear, danger, family in danger, parallel world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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60%
Insidious: The Last Key (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Parapsychologist Elise Rainier and her team travel to Five Keys, N.M., to investigate a man's claim of a haunting. Terror soon strikes when Rainier realizes that the house he lives in was her family's old home.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic, scary ...
Plot: haunted house, spirit, supernatural, kidnapped girl, supernatural horror, ghost, psychic, medium, ghosts, hypnosis, ghost hunter, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, year 1953, year 2010
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59%
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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: suspense, scary, psychological, suspenseful, dark ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, murder, death, family in danger, haunted by the past, sibling relationship, exorcism, paranormal investigation, danger, evil force ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2004, year 1997
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56%
Behind the Trees (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: While on a romantic getaway in the Indian wilderness, a couple from Los Angeles accidentally witnesses the haunting exorcism of an 11-year old girl. They decide to rescue her.
Style: dark fantasy, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, macabre ...
Plot: rescue, supernatural horror, married couple, demon, struggle for survival, travel, ritual, life & death, death, couples, brutality, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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54%
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
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54%
Devil's Whisper (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Indonesia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Devil's Whisper is a supernatural horror film about demonic possession but at its core it's a psychological thriller about repressed memories, childhood trauma and the cycle of abuse.
Style: bleak, macabre, suspenseful, scary, dark
Plot: god or devil, curse, fear, paranormal investigation, life & death, evil, supernatural power, paranormal activity, riddles and clues, exorcism, evil force, priest ...
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53%
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The Possession (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young girl buys an antique box at a yard sale, unaware that inside the collectible lives a malicious ancient spirit. The girl's father teams with his ex-wife to find a way to end the curse upon their child.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: exorcism, family in danger, danger, curses spells and rituals, evil force, supernatural, ghost, supernatural horror, paranormal activity, artifact, family relations, ancient mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Bedeviled (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of friends download a Siri-like App which, at first, seems like a harmless way to get directions or a restaurant recommendation. But the sinister nature of the App soon reveals itself. The App not only knows each person’s deepest, darkest ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating, slasher
Plot: evil, supernatural, cell phone, characters killed one by one, curse, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, death of friend, danger, fear, murder, entity, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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51%
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
Plot: haunted house, pregnant woman, neighbor, relocation, paranormal activity, danger, exorcism, demonic possession, ghost, fear, supernatural, moving ...
Place: usa
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49%
Truth or Dare (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Eight college friends head to a "Haunted Rental" in a remote town for Halloween weekend. There, they play the game rumored to have caused the deaths of seven teenagers decades earlier, Truth or Dare. What starts out as vodka induced fun, ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Plot: truth or dare, evil spirit, halloween, haunted house, curse, college student, shot to death, game, supernatural, danger, murder, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, year 2017
Place: usa
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48%
Paranormal Activity 3 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In 1988, evil begins to terrorize young sisters Katie and Kristi for the first time when an invisible entity resides in their home.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: paranormal activity, supernatural, found footage, witch, child in peril, invisibility, ghost, haunted house, evil force, terrorizing, supernatural horror, pursuit ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary, year 1988, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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48%
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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47%
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The Abandoned (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A troubled young woman who, in a last-ditch effort at getting her life together, takes a job working nights as a security guard at an abandoned luxury apartment building. Stuck with a brusque rent-a-cop as her partner, she tries to not let her mind ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, suspenseful, enigmatic
Plot: parallel world, danger, survival, partners, supernatural, creature, security guard, exorcism, tough guy, new job, female protagonist, joke
Time: contemporary
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46%
May the Devil Take You Too (2020)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two years after escaping from demonic terror, Alfie and Nara try to continue their lives. However, Alfie's worst nightmare has just begun and the dangers that await are increasingly threatening.
Style: scary, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: curses spells and rituals, evil spirit, paranormal activity, danger, deadly creature, demon, supernatural, afterlife, family in danger, nightmare, ghost, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
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45%
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Ezra (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: An urban couple Ranjan Mathew and Priya have just moved to Kochi when powers of the supernatural start to take over their lives. How they tide over the forces forms the story.​
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, enigmatic, psychotronic
Plot: revenge, ghost, possessed human, exorcism, paranormal activity, supernatural power, spirit, rescue, husband wife relationship, casket, ancient mystery, nuclear waste ...
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44%
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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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40%
Devil's Tree: Rooted Evil (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, The Devils Tree follows Samantha, a college student studying journalism, who needs to finish her thesis with one last breaking news story. Along with her friend Rob, Samantha stumbles across a news article about an old tree ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: tree, murder, evil spirit, curse, demon, paranormal phenomena, urban legend, legend, demonic possession, danger, paranormal investigation, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Amityville: Mt Misery Road (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Charlie and Buzi are ghosts' enthusiasts fascinated by the legend of the scariest road in America, Mt. Misery Road. The couple continues their adventure to the woods until they realize they got into the whirlpool of paranormal activities.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: urban legend, haunted, evil, lost in the woods, road trip, ghost story, deathtrap, survival, deadly, danger, violence, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: florida, usa
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39%
 6.8
 231K
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, suspenseful, sinister, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, murder, haunted house, supernatural, fear, supernatural horror, danger, family in danger, evil force, attic, paranormal activity, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1998, year 2011, year 2012 ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, st. louis missouri, sacramento california
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37%