Movies like Haunting Sarah

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Haunting Sarah (2005)
 5.6
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Haunting Sarah (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A mother dealing with the death of her young son, learns that her niece is in contact with his spirit.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: estrangement, ghost, mystery, twins, love and romance, vengeance, opposites attract, family problems, pregnancy, siblings relations, death in the family, sister sister relationship, halloween, halloween party, survival, ocean, college, legends and myths, family relations, adoption, couples, babies and infants, elderly lovers, elderly, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century

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Most similar movies to Haunting Sarah

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and psychological films with plots about mystery, deadly, family problems, family relations, supernatural, couples and danger mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Haunting Sarah: Hush Little Baby (2007), Christie's Revenge (2007), Ghost Son (2007), Stranger with My Face (2009), Stranger at the Door (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hush Little Baby (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young mother suffers her worst nightmare -the drowning of her young daughter. Two years later, Jamie gives birth to another girl. After a series of suspicious accidents, Jamie becomes haunted by fears that her dead daughter's vengeful spirit ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: ghost, reincarnation, mystery, supernatural, family problems, couples, family relations, custody, pregnancy, babies and infants, dealing with death, death of child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Christie's Revenge (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After years of plotting, Christie vows to get revenge on her uncle, whom she blames for her father's demise.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: vengeance, vigilantism, family problems, dysfunctional family, teenage life, couple relations, death in the family, couples, family relations, tragic hero, crimes, college ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.4
 809
Ghost Son (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, South Africa, Spain, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: "Ghost Son" takes place in South Africa. A married couple Stacey and Mark live on the farm with their black teenage maid. Mark and Stacey love each other deeply. Unfortunately Mark dies in a tragic truck accident.Stacey returns to the farm ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious
Plot: ghost, mystery, family in danger, supernatural, single parent, family problems, life is a bitch, parents and children, supernatural ability, uncover truth, pregnancy, missing child ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Stranger with My Face (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After the shocking and untimely death of her husband, Shelley Stratton (Catherine Hicks) moves her daughter Alexis (Emily Hurst) and her adopted daughter, Laurie (Alexz Johnson), to their remote summer house in hopes of giving her family a fresh ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, captivating, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: missing child, family problems, starting over, mentally unstable, tragic hero, impossible love, crimes, homecoming, twins, life is a bitch, custody, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Stranger at the Door (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Katherine "Kathy" is happily married to businessman Greg Norris and lives in his beautiful home with his about 18-year old daughter Tara. When suddenly a charming young man, who Tara first saw lurking around in the garden, turns up on ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: garden, family in danger, mystery, amateur detective, crimes, family relations, parents and children, adoption, cons and scams, dishonesty, adopted son, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Nightmare Street (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After saving her daughter from an accident Joanna wakes up in the hospital in an alternate world where nothing is as it should be. Someone else lives in her house, her daughter is gone and everyone calls her Sarah. The problem is Sarah is suspected ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, surprise ending
Plot: parallel world, hospital, memory loss, protagonist as suspect, alternate reality, uncover truth, mystery, siblings relations, life is a bitch, paranormal phenomena, mistaken identity, mother love ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.8
 1K
Addicted (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two brothers get into a sudden tragic accident and they both fall into a coma at the same time. A year later, the younger brother Dae-jin wakes up believing he is his older brother Ho-jin.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, surprise ending
Plot: obsession, coma, supernatural, redemption, rivalry, haunted by the past, couple relations, lookalikes, family problems, mystery, love and romance, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.6
 2K
Helpless (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A woman suddenly disappears. Her fiance then sets out to find her and, in the process, uncovers layers of dark hidden secrets.
Style: suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: missing person, mystery, love and romance, couples, crimes, supernatural, secret identity, wedding, rivalry, abduction, obsessive quest, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Children's Play (2001)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Marianne and Jacques are a young middle-class couple who live in a chic Parisian apartment with their two young children. One day, Marianne receives an unexpected visit from two strangers, Mr and Mrs Worms, who claim to have lived in the apartment ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: supernatural, possession, family in danger, ghost, family problems, siblings relations, mentally unstable, dealing with death, good versus evil, children, supernatural power, a vision ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.1
 270
They Come Back (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A psychologist's 10-year-old patient claims she's being menaced by unseen forces after her parents were killed in a car accident. What's more bizarre? The psychologist has seen these symptoms before, in a former patient who ...
Style: bleak, serious, psychological, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Plot: child in peril, ghost, death in the family, supernatural, dealing with death, orphan, paranormal phenomena, able to see the dead, missing person, missing girl, little girl, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Girl by the Lake (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cop investigates the murder of a beautiful teen girl left naked by a lake.
Style: serious, scary, rough, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: terminal illness, who done it, investigation, police detective, murder, golden years, law enforcement, crimes, resistance, ice hockey, loss of child, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Sorority Surrogate (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A surrogate mother faces an uncertain future when the couple who hires her dies in an accident.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: custody, mystery, crimes, pregnancy, friendship, surrogate mother, family problems, youth, family relations, rivalry, college, on the run ...
Time: future
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Set at the turn of the century, this is the tale of Ellen Rimbauer who just received this mysterious mansion as a wedding gift from her new husband...
Style: serious, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary
Plot: haunted house, ghost, afterlife, losing-it hero, uncover truth, mystery, mysterious character, supernatural, infidelity, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Dead Will Tell (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Emily Parker is haunted by visions of a woman from the past soon after receiving an antique engagement ring from her fiancé.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, mind bending
Plot: ghost, haunted by the past, investigation, mystery, uncover truth, mysterious character, murder, supernatural, life is a bitch, legal, dishonesty, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.2
 1K
The Glow (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A newly-wed NYC couple move into a low-rent luxury apartment only to be harassed by cryptic elderly neighbors. Matt (Dean Cain) and Jackie (Portia de Rossi) are living in NYC, brimming with that certain "glow" all newly-weds possess. They ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychological, tense
Plot: mystery, supernatural, murder, domestic disturbance, golden years, supernatural ability, couples, pregnancy, disappearance, young couple, neighbor, old man ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Flowers in the Attic (1987)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After the death of her husband, a mother takes her kids off to live with their grandparents in a huge, decrepit old mansion. However, the kids are kept hidden in a room just below the attic, visited only by their mother who becomes less and less ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, harsh, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: siblings relations, confined, estate, old mansion, attic, survival, incest, family life, mind game, life is a bitch, family problems, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Status: Unknown (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a lively high school reunion, Jessica and Cynthia reconnect with their childhood friend Karen and vow to stay in close communication online. After a year of cheerful daily status updates, Karen begins to post some strange updates to her life. ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: life is a bitch, looking for love, mystery, best friends, uncover truth, couples, love and romance, couple relations, stoners, high school, price of justice, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.2
 707
Hide (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Boston detective investigates the mummified remains of six women, based on a novel by Lisa Gardner.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, enigmatic
Plot: uncover truth, police investigation, serial killer, riddles and clues, mystery, crimes, law enforcement, strong female presence, deadly, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The House at the End of Time (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of Dulce, a mother who has encounters with apparitions inside her old house. She must decipher a mystery that could trigger a prophecy: the death of her family.
Style: twists and turns, scary, suspenseful, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, haunted by the past, mystery, family in danger, murder, ghost, dealing with death, life is a bitch, family problems, parents and children, missing child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Scarlet Letter (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Policeman Ki-Hoon's life is duplicitous, oscillating between the amenable, newly pregnant wife and a very appealing mistress- the singer Ga-yee. His world gets shaken up when he gets news during a murder investigation that Ga-yee is pregnant ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic
Plot: murder, investigation, police detective, love affair, introspection, forbidden love, mystery, law enforcement, family problems, infidelity, police investigation, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.5
 15
Eroded (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: "It is said that when left unhealed, the past can destroy our lives. When Billy Reid and his sister Sheila lose loved ones in a horrific accident, they must face the aftermath together. For Billy, that aftermath and the secrets that lie within ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, tense
Plot: haunted by the past, family relations, mystery, family problems, memory loss, supernatural ability, life is a bitch, supernatural, family in crisis, destiny, forest, loss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
It's in the Blood (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: One year after a tragic incident tore their family apart, a grieving son and his estranged father embark on a journey into the wild to reconcile their past. When a horrifying accident leaves Russell badly injured, and strands them in the wild, it is ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak, scary ...
Plot: survival, ghost, isolation, wilderness, supernatural, rescue, parents and children, estrangement, escapades, stalking, forest, death in the family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.7
 3K
First Born (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Laura's expecting. Her husband, Steven's a loving guy but has little time for her. Her mom lives thousands of miles away. Forced to give up on her dreams, she's always been a bit edgy. A C-section drives her over the edge, making her ...
Style: serious, psychological, scary, suspenseful, tense
Plot: family in danger, mentally unstable, parents and children, nanny, family problems, mind game, obsession, isolation, suburbs, ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 6.0
 66K
Dream House (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Publisher, Will Atenton quits a lucrative job in New York to relocate his wife, Libby and their daughters to a quaint town in New England. However, as they settle into their home the Atentons discover that a woman and her children were murdered ...
Style: surprise ending, twist ending, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, riddles and clues, mystery, memory loss, murder, nervous breakdown, investigation, family relations, crimes, family in danger, mental patient ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.7
 538
Maid of Honor (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While driving in the road, Richard Wynn crashes his car and his beloved wife Carrie Wynn dies. Along two years, his sister-in-law Laci Collins moves to his house and helps Richard to raise his son Danny Wynn and his teenage daughter Molly Wynn. When ...
Style: tense, serious, bleak, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: possessiveness, murder, vengeance, parents and children, psychopath, family problems, love and romance, mentally unstable, single parent, rivalry, crimes, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ohio, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.5
 1K
Find Me (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Before boxes are unpacked in their new home, newlyweds Tim and Emily, find themselves playing a very creepy game of hide and seek with a vengeful spirit.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural, rivalry, haunted by the past, vengeance, mystery, riddles and clues, haunted house, woman in danger, farm, game, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.6
 509
Restless Souls (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young couple and their daughter move into a rambling old house. Soon, an increasingly alarming string of events and supernatural disturbances connects the house, and them, with a series of unsolved murders committed three years earlier. They are ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, psychotronic
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, mystery, family relations, couple relations, couples, parent child relationship, research, supernatural power, child murder, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Tenth Circle (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Based on Jodi Picoult's best-selling novel, "The Tenth Circle" tells the powerful story that probes the unbreakable bond between parent and child.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, mind bending
Plot: family relations, family problems, crimes, investigation, mystery, parents and children, couples, life is a bitch, college, family life, teenage life, rape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.3
 2K
Fear Me Not (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Michael needs a change in his life, so when he hears about clinical trials for a new anti-depressant, he signs up to be a guinea pig - without telling his family. Because of dangerous side effects, the trial is subsequently abandoned but Michael ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: mental illness, family problems, dysfunctional family, midlife crisis, doctors and patients, estrangement, couples, life is a bitch, love and romance, losing-it hero, death in the family, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.6
 415
Sioux City (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young Lakota Sioux, adopted by a wealthy Jewish couple in Beverly Hills, gets in touch with his cultural roots and solves a mystery in this thriller
Style: mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: native american, investigation, family relations, adoption, racism, murder, death of mother, spirituality, adopted son, house fire, amulet, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%