Movies and TV shows like Lovecraft Country

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Lovecraft Country (2020)
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Lovecraft Country (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The anthology horror series follows 25-year-old Atticus Freeman, who joins up with his friend Letitia and his Uncle George to embark on a road trip across 1950s Jim Crow America to find his missing father. They must survive and overcome both the racist terrors of white America and the malevolent spirits that could be ripped from a Lovecraft paperback.
Style: anthology, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, sitcom
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racism, h.p. lovecraft, beast, lovecraftian, alien, mob violence, society, search for father, imaginary character, family, sacrifice, road trip, war veteran, time machine, korean war, african american, lesbian relationship, time paradox, warlock, closeted gay, abusive father, alienation, black lives matter, boarding house
Time: 50s, 1950s

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Most similar movies to Lovecraft Country

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, captivating, suspense and exciting films and TV series with plots about danger, society, supernatural, supernatural power, investigation, mystery and murder mostly in Drama, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like Lovecraft Country: Stranger Things (2016), Locke & Key (2020), Into the Dark (2018), The Twilight Zone (2019), Monsterland (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Stranger Things (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: When a young boy vanishes, a small town uncovers a mystery involving secret experiments, terrifying supernatural forces, and one strange little girl.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, exciting, sincere, disturbing ...
Plot: telekinesis, supernatural power, monster, supernatural, super powers, friendship, parallel universe, boy, parallel world, missing person, missing child, experiment ...
Time: 80s, year 1983, 20th century
Place: soviet union, usa, indiana
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 7.4
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Locke & Key (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Three siblings who move into their ancestral estate after their father's gruesome murder discover their new home's magical keys, which must be used in their stand against an evil creature who wants the keys and their powers.
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, tense
Plot: supernatural power, small town, supernatural, magic, puzzle, family, villainess, murder, key, family bonds, siblings, good versus evil ...
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100%
Into the Dark (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: A Year's Worth of Horrific Holidays: each episode is inspired by a holiday from the month in which it is released.
Style: anthology, disturbing, exciting, scary, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: holiday horror, holiday, homicidal maniac, fear, murder, youth, survival horror, mutilated body
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Twilight Zone (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Tales of science fiction, fantasy and the occult, exploring humanity's hopes, despairs, prides and prejudices in metaphoric ways. Next stop ahead The Twilight Zone.
Style: anthology, twist ending, atmospheric, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: mysticism, secrets, interracial, survival, social problems, modern day adaptation, psychology, life, social relations, lgbt, propaganda
Time: 2010s, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 5.5
 2K
Monsterland (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: In this fantasy anthology series, encounters with mermaids, fallen angels and other strange beasts drive broken people to desperate acts in an attempt to repair their lives, ultimately showing there is a thin line between man and beast.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, enigmatic, bleak ...
Plot: werewolf, angel, fallen angel, human nature, struggle for survival, desperation, survival, brutality, beast, vampire slayer, vampirism
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Outer Limits (1995)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The Outer Limits is an anthology series of distinct story episodes, sometimes with a plot twist at the end. Unlike the original incarnation of the series, which was a pure anthology with each episode completely unrelated to the others, the revival ...
Style: anthology, scary, offbeat, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, evil alien, supernatural, space travel, alien, androids, androids and robots, alien encounter, time travel, anti hero, imaginary, danger ...
Time: near future
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Project Blue Book (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A chronicle of the true top secret U.S. Air Force-sponsored investigations into UFO-related phenomena in the 1950s and ’60s, known as “Project Blue Book.”
Style: based on true events, captivating, exciting, enigmatic, twists and turns ...
Plot: ufo, alien, cold war, alien abduction, special agents, space and aliens, physicist, paranormal activity, alien contact, scientific research, alien encounter, investigation ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.6
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Castle Rock (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the stories of Stephen King, the series intertwines characters and themes from the fictional town of Castle Rock.
Style: enigmatic, bleak, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: paranormal phenomena, investigation, danger, small town, death, murder, crimes, violence, lawyer, interracial adoption, supernatural power, blood ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 7.6
 44K
The Magicians (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Brakebills University is a secret institution specializing in magic. There, amidst an unorthodox education of spellcasting, a group of twenty-something friends soon discover that a magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real— ...
Style: exciting, captivating, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: fantasy world, supernatural ability, supernatural power, magic, school, magician, betrayal, college, danger, society, student, crush ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.5
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Frequency (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Raimy Sullivan is stunned when a voice suddenly crackles through her father’s old, long-broken ham radio – it’s Frank Sullivan, somehow transmitting over the airwaves and through the decades from 1996. Separated by twenty years, ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, investigation, police detective, father daughter relationship, danger, destiny, murder, ham radio, redemption, serial killer, twists & turns ...
Time: 2010s, year 1996
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Twilight Zone (1985)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The Twilight Zone is the first of two revivals of Rod Serling's acclaimed 1950/60s television series of the same name. It ran for two seasons on CBS before producing a final season for syndication.
Style: thought provoking, anthology, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, back from the dead, mystery, supernatural ability, mysterious character, nobody believes, human nature, buried truth, investigation, nightmare comes true, imaginary, society ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.2
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Lost Tapes (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Lost Tapes is an American television horror series that aired on Animal Planet. Produced by Go Go Luckey Entertainment, the program presents found footage depicting traumatic encounters with cryptozoological creatures, including the Chupacabra and ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating, scary ...
Plot: beast, creature, videotaping, danger, mystery, urban legend, legends and myths, deadly, monster, evidence, disappearance, hoax ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.5
 7K
Chambers (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Consumed by the mystery surrounding the donor heart that saved her life, a young patient starts taking on sinister characteristics of the deceased.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: death, violence, heart transplant, murder, youth, self sacrifice, family relations, vengeance, father daughter relationship, deadly, dishonesty, supernatural ...
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.4
 52K
Wayward Pines (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Imagine the perfect American town... beautiful homes, manicured lawns, children playing safely in the streets. Now imagine never being able to leave. You have no communication with the outside world. You think you're going insane. You must be ...
Style: mind bending, tense, captivating, serious, suspenseful
Plot: small town, apocalypse, investigation, society, beast, small town life, danger, murder, confined, missing person, transformation, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.1
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Room 104 (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: An anthology series set in a single hotel room, where every guest who comes to stay reveals a unique set of circumstances and quirks.
Style: anthology, captivating, scary, entertaining
Plot: hotel room, motel room, investigation, adventure, husband wife relationship, infidelity, greed, violence, couple relations, adultery, family, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Night Gallery (1969)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Night Gallery is an American anthology series that aired on NBC from 1970 to 1973, featuring stories of horror and the macabre. Rod Serling, who had gained fame from an earlier series, The Twilight Zone, served both as the on-air host of Night ...
Style: anthology, serious, atmospheric, gloomy, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, imaginary, deadly, supernatural ability, danger, back from the dead, museum, human nature, art gallery, witchcraft, painting, vampire ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.8
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The Order (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Out to avenge his mother's death, a college student pledges a secret order and lands in a war between werewolves and practitioners of dark magic.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: black magic, friendship, werewolf, adventure, danger, culture clash, society, youth, hopes, death, good versus evil, university ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.1
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The Society (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: When everyone else mysteriously vanishes from their wealthy town, the teen residents of West Ham must forge their own society to survive.
Style: captivating, emotional, suspense, mysterious, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: society, small town, teenager, teenagers, murder, death, survival, separation, friendship, relationships, fantasy world, trapped ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 378 min.
TV show
Story: A television mini-series adaptation of Nightmares and Dreamscapes, Stephen King's collection of short horror stories.
Style: scary, anthology, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Plot: mysterious place, nightmare, mysterious character, supernatural, evil force, danger, deadly, wrong place wrong time, woman in danger, honeymoon, alternate reality, objects come to life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
I Am the Night (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Fauna Hodel, who was given away by her teenage birth mother, begins to investigate the secrets to her past, following a sinister trail that swirls ever closer to an infamous Hollywood gynecologist connected to the legendary Black Dahlia murder.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, based on true events, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: father daughter incest, incest, riddles and clues, pedophile, journalist, sex party, young girl, serial killer, racism, surrealism, neo noir, secret past ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Nightflyers (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A crew of space explorers embark on an mission to find a mysterious alien ship.
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, psychological, tense ...
Plot: trapped in space, space travel, monster, survival, deadly creature, killings, scientist, team, survivor, outer space, supernatural, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Keeping  Faith (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Faith, a small-town Welsh lawyer, is forced to cut short her extended maternity leave when her husband and business partner, Evan, goes missing. As the truth of his actions surface, Faith must fight to protect her family and her sanity.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: lawyer, missing person, investigation, female lawyer, family, pregnancy, mystery, husband wife relationship, twists & turns, family relations, dishonesty, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Hap and Leonard (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A darkly comic swamp noir story of two best friends set in the late 1980s. Based on the novels by Joe R. Lansdale, the series follows Hap Collins, an East Texas white boy with a weakness for Southern women, and Leonard Pine, a gay, black Vietnam vet ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious, bad taste humour ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, racism, bounty hunter, partners against crime, interracial relations, fighting crime, against the rules, crime, crimes, society, gays and lesbians, partners ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Cult (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After a rash of disappearances and a likely murder, an inquisitive, young female production assistant on a wildly popular television show called Cult joins a journalist blogger in investigating the rabid fans of the series who might be re-creating ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, tv show, danger, media, amateur detective, riddles and clues, crimes, young heroes, youth, investigative journalism, mind control, missing brother
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.3
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Darkroom (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Darkroom is an American television thriller series which ABC transmitted from November 27, 1981 to January 15, 1982. It was an anthology horror/thriller series, similar in style to Rod Serling's Night Gallery. Each 60-minute episode featured ...
Style: anthology, bleak, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: supernatural ability, crimes, supernatural, mystery, deadly, wizards and magicians, television, partnership, makeover, boogeyman, guillotine, funeral ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Are You Afraid of the Dark? is a joint Canadian-American horror/fantasy-themed anthology television series. The original series was a joint production between the Canadian company Cinar and the American company Nickelodeon. The show was filmed in ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, anthology, bleak ...
Audience: horror for children, teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: campfire story, supernatural, mischievous children, surrealism, paranormal, storytelling, danger, youth, mystery, riddles and clues, alien encounter, in the woods ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Flight Attendant (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Flight attendant Cassandra Bowden wakes in her hotel room hungover from the night before in Dubai with a dead body lying next to her. Afraid to call the police, she continues her morning as if nothing happened. In New York, she is met by FBI agents ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: murder, flight attendant, female protagonist, stewardess, murder investigation, fbi investigation, workplace, society, memory loss, escapades, fbi, post traumatic stress disorder ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
You Are Wanted (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: Lukas Franke finds himself a victim of a hacking attack, his online information altered to implicate him as having masterminded a cyber-attack on Berlin resulting in a city-wide blackout. Suspected as a terrorist, Lukas scrambles to find out why ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: hacker, society, terrorism, internet, danger, computer cracker, break in, disorder, friendship, youth, framed for a crime, cybercrime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 8.1
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Travelers (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Hundreds of years from now, the last surviving humans discover the means of sending consciousness back through time, directly into people in the 21st century. These "travelers" assume the lives of seemingly random people, while secretly ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: time traveler, time paradox, time travel, post apocalypse, time machine, sent to the past, teamwork, police detective, undercover, legend, artificial intelligence, changing the future ...
Time: future
Place: north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Outer Limits (1963)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: The Outer Limits is an American television series that aired on ABC from 1963 to 1965. The series is often compared to The Twilight Zone, but with a greater emphasis on science fiction stories. The Outer Limits is an anthology of self-contained ...
Style: serious, psychotronic, suspenseful, bleak, philosophical ...
Plot: science, save the world, mystery, supernatural ability, future dystopia, time travel, space travel, alien encounter, space wars, danger, space and aliens, alternate reality ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%