Movies like The Evil Within

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The Evil Within (2017)
 5.6
 3K
The Evil Within (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The sadistic tale of a lonely, mentally handicapped boy who befriends his reflection in an antique mirror. This demonic creature orders him to go on a murderous rampage to kill the people he loves most.
Style: scary, tense, rough, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: demon, mirror, serial killer, murderer, tragedy, fear, danger, murder, female full frontal nudity
Time: contemporary

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Most similar movies to The Evil Within

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, suspense and tense films with plots about danger, deadly, murder, crimes, violence, serial killer and death mostly in Horror, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Evil Within: 30 Days to Die (2009), Stitches (2001), Demonic (2021), Hellraiser: Judgment (2018), Angels Fallen (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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30 Days to Die (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of girls trapped in an institution suffer the wrath of a serial killer on the loose. This campy thriller pays homage to Friday the 13th.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, mentally unstable, mental institution, struggle for survival, murder, danger, deadly, violence, strong violent content, gory, woman in danger, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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95%
 4.6
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Stitches (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Combining the body parts and skin from her victims, a wicked sorceress stitches together her subjects.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, semi serious
Plot: hidden identity, mystery, deadly, danger, crimes, gory, witch, murder, kidnapping, abduction, hotel, demon ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new england
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84%
 6.0
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Demonic (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young woman unleashes terrifying demons when supernatural forces at the root of a decades-old rift between mother and daughter are ruthlessly revealed.
Style: bleak, suspense, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: paranormal phenomena, demon, peril, monster, exorcism, fear, death, supernatural ability, evil, paranormal, killings, supernatural power ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
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83%
Hellraiser: Judgment (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Detectives Sean and David Carter are on the case to find a gruesome serial killer terrorizing the city. Joining forces with Detective Christine Egerton, they dig deeper into a spiraling maze of horror that may not be of this world.
Style: bloody, scary, surreal, suspense, brutal ...
Plot: torture, demon, murder, serial killer, investigation, police, good versus evil, violence, mysticism, danger, crime, crimes ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Angels Fallen (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After the tragic loss of his wife battling the forces of darkness, Gabriel is persuaded to rejoin his former team of demon hunters traveling from relatively obscurity in America to the deep unknown regions of Europe. He is joined by his estranged ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, paranormal phenomena, evil, survival, deadly, crimes, blood, torture, monster, murder of family
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Always Watching: A Marble Hornets Story (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of student film makers are creating "Project Marble Hornets" when the production is interrupted by a series of paranormal events in this tense and shocking horror.
Style: scary, rough, bleak, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: fear, found footage, danger, uncover truth, chase, pursuit, monster, on the road, love triangle, hallucination, supernatural being, supernatural horror ...
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78%
 4.6
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Bio Slime (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Seven misfits are trapped by a flesh eating slime creature. And no TV!
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological, tense ...
Plot: danger, isolation, deadly creature, confined, deadly, murder, parasite, fear, survival, deathtrap, death, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
616 Wilford Lane (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A grieving man relocates his two teen daughters to a charming town and into their dream home. Quickly the dream becomes an inescapable nightmare.
Style: psychotronic, tense, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: paranormal, family in danger, violence, death, chase, fear, father daughter relationship, exorcism, demon, deadly, deadly creature, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Filth to Ashes, Flesh to Dust (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Purge: To put to death, eliminate what is undesirable. The serial killer known as Purge lived and died by this code. But is he dead? Driving home from a road trip, ERIC and SHELLY take a back road to avoid a traffic jam. They encounter the serial ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, slasher, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, danger, crimes, friends, deadly, youth, revenge, survival, psychopath, violence, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 3.2
 252
Slaughtered (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Everyone's getting slaughtered in the pub tonight!
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, bar, danger, captivity, deadly, confined, zombie, death, violence, isolation, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Zombie Nation (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A psycho cop with a weakness for killing his female arrests gets what's coming to him when a pack of zombie women rise from their graves in order to get proper revenge.
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, zombie, life is a bitch, vengeance, afterlife, supernatural ability, rivalry, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.4
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Mothman (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of friends band together to hide the truth about a mutual friend's tragic death. They soon discover that an evil entity is in pursuit of them.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: haunted by the past, danger, deadly, murder, hidden truth, buried truth, group of friends, violence, graphic violence, teenage life, deadly creature, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Chilling Visions: 5 Senses of Fear (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A horror anthology of shorts themed around the five senses.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, anthology, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, curses spells and rituals, danger, supernatural, deadly, fear, brutality, violence, death, female director, blind boy, driving ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Harvest (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Story: Ten strangers find themselves trapped in the dark, in the storm, lost in huge fields of corn. They take refuge in a dark, quiet farmhouse where the welcoming Mr. Grant lives. But as the night goes on, and sinister shapes begin to emerge from the ...
Style: bleak, suspense, suspenseful, slasher, scary ...
Plot: murder, death, monster, farm, secret, storm, night, darkness, farmhouse, evil, maniac, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Amityville Murders (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: On the night of November 13th, 1974, Ronald DeFeo Jr. took a high powered rifle and murdered his entire family as they slept. At his trial, DeFeo claimed that 'voices' in the house commanded him to kill. This is their story.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, nightmare, supernatural, danger, mental patient, deadly, hearing voices, hallucination, taunting, supernatural horror, house
Time: 21st century, year 1974, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
All My Friends Are Dead (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Story: When a girl has her friends come along with her to scatter her father's ashes at the old family farm, strange things begin to happen. A warm campfire and scary stories is only the beginning to a night she'll never forget.
Style: suspense, psychotronic, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: death, friends, woman in danger, revenge, danger, brutality, maniac, violence, murder, deadly, psychopath, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.0
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Wicked Lake (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two clans of deranged males make the mistake of stalking four young women they assume to be easy prey, only to find out that at the stroke of midnight the tables will be turned and all hell will break loose.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, survival, danger, deadly, crimes, mentally unstable, in the woods, wilderness, vengeance, lake, murder, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.7
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Satanic (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four friends on their way to Coachella stop off in Los Angeles to tour true-crime occult sites, only to encounter a mysterious young runaway who puts them on a terrifying path to ultimate horror.
Style: suspense, disturbing, scary, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sacrifice, occult, satanism, female nudity, evil, supernatural, violence, brutality, murder, danger, gory, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
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Blood Widow (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Laurie and Hugh are a successful young couple who have just closed on a weekend home away from the city. Unbeknownst to them, the neighboring property contains the crumbling remains of a boarding school that was shuttered in the wake of an ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, deadly, danger, couples, murder, strong violent content, crimes, isolation, confined, boarding school, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 2.4
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Spiker (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A nightmare come to life, the Spiker is a massive pink-eyed albino and a maniac killing machine whose physical endurance borders on the fantastic. He escapes from an asylum and returns to the small town he terrorized years before, where he slashed ...
Style: slasher, tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, danger, stalking, deadly, crimes, small town, murder, evil man, ghost, albino, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Prison of the Dead (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Kristof, an eccentric rich kid, tricks his high school friends into getting back together for a reunion of sorts, under the pretense of a funeral. The group of twenty-somethings is forced to spend the night in an old abandoned witches' prison. ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, prank, danger, supernatural, ghost, survival, curses spells and rituals, seance, deadly, buddies, supernatural power, funeral ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.8
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Ritual (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A long time ago Tom loved Lovely. They were married and everything was perfect, at least for a little while. But that was then and this is now. Lovely has just killed a man in cold blood after he tried to drug and kidnap her in a motel. She calls ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, curses spells and rituals, danger, crimes, deadly, satanic ritual, cult, violence, graphic violence, religions or cults, hotel
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Condo Hell (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Story: A serial killer stalks guests during an open house weekend at a giant secluded luxury condominium estate.
Style: psychological thriller, psychotronic, scary, suspense, slasher ...
Plot: survival horror, killer, serial killer, hell, murder, fear, psychopath, brutality, violence, crimes, violent, pursuit ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Disturbed (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The quiet town of Quartz Hill is about to experience the worst night of the town's history. A notorious killer has escaped from death row with one thought on his mind. Revenge.
Style: psychological, slasher, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, vengeance, rivalry, psychopath, danger, stalking, deadly, crimes, murder, rape, chases and races, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.0
 805
Knock Knock (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Knock Knock is a horror film that combines fear with revenge, hate with justice and responsibility with sacrifice. The bible says an "Eye for an Eye." Rico was just a big fun loving son of a hard working neighborhood business man. The ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, small town, vengeance, investigation, danger, serial killer, who done it, rivalry, mortician, deadly, crimes, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.3
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Hallows' Eve (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Years after a tragic accident leaves a young child scarred for life, the people responsible pay - with their lives.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, suspense ...
Plot: terrorism, danger, deadly, crimes, farm, youth, maniac, revenge, violence, prank, haunted house, blood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.1
 7K
Mara (2018)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Criminal psychologist Kate Fuller is assigned to the murder of a man who has seemingly been strangled in his sleep by his wife and the only witness is their eight-year-old daughter, Sophie. As Kate digs into the mystery of an ancient demon which ...
Style: scary, suspense, macabre, tense, mystical ...
Plot: demon, fear, danger, characters killed one by one, sleeping, supernatural horror, paranormal phenomena, supernatural, murder investigation, paranormal activity, investigation, mysticism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Night of the Living Dead 3D (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Both an homage to and a re-imagining of the original 1968 film, this update follows a group of survivors trapped in a farmhouse battling a siege of undead zombies....in 3D!
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, deadly, danger, gory, isolation, mortician, drugs/alcohol, farm, chaos, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.5
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Primitive (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After being forced to visit a hypnotist, Martin receives news of his estranged mother's passing. He returns home for the funeral, and before long, people start dropping dead. The victims - brutally torn apart by what appears to be a predatory ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: murder, curses spells and rituals, crimes, deadly, supernatural, mentally unstable, estrangement, creature, demon, human host, standoff, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.2
 2K
13/13/13 (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's the 13th month of the 13th year of the new millennium.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: apocalypse, insanity, demon, plague, chaos, danger, deadly, death, crazy, blood splatter, chaos and mayhem, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%