Movies like The Purging Hour

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The Purging Hour (2016)
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The Purging Hour (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: With the hopes of a new life for his family, Bruce Diaz left the harsh city for the serene and majestic mountains of California. The Diaz family's first day in their new house would go down as one of the most violent 24 hours any family could ever imagine. With no serviceable evidence being retrieved and no witnesses to speak, the case was eventually dismissed. Several years later, the family's personal home movie footage was released by anonymous source. "Home Video" tells the family's story, through their eyes.
Style: scary, bleak, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychotronic
Plot: death, monster, murder, uncover truth, vengeance, hunting, supernatural, violence, friends, killings, good versus evil, evil, fear, creature, victim, curses spells and rituals, loss, rescue, deadly creature, characters in danger, revenge
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to The Purging Hour

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspense, psychotronic and bleak films with plots about murder, fear, violence, death, supernatural, characters in danger and rescue mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Purging Hour: Paranormal Adoption (2012), The Raking (2017), Seance (2021), Deadly Revisions (2013), Lurking Evil (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Paranormal Adoption (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A couple loses their only child in an accident and subsequently unknowingly adopts an innocent looking little girl with paranormal powers that she uses to fulfill her twisted desires.
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, scary, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: murder, paranormal activity, adoption, psychopath, funeral, hunting, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, mission, family relations, killings, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Raking (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: THE RAKING tells the story of a group of college students who set out to debunk an urban legend in Joshua Tree, California for their anthropology thesis, only to find that they become part of the legend themselves.
Style: psychotronic, bleak, scary, suspense
Plot: creature, urban legend, monster, college student, supernatural power, evil, supernatural ability, loss, peril, deadly creature, mission, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Seance (2021)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: At the prestigious Fairfield Academy, an elite boarding school for girls, six friends jokingly engage in a late night ritual, calling forth the spirit of a dead former student who reportedly haunts their halls. Before morning, one of the girls is ...
Style: suspense, bleak, suspenseful, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Plot: seance, evil spirit, ghost, supernatural power, revenge, supernatural, society, rivalry, murder, death, good versus evil, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Deadly Revisions (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hypnotherapy and drugs are used to help an amnesiac horror writer, but are the terrifying images that surface real or imagined?
Style: psychotronic, bleak, scary, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: writers, nightmare, evil, murder, axe, cabin, doll, rope, supernatural, ghost, supernatural power, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Lurking Evil (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: An evil entity is set free just as a group of scavenger hunters is about to enter the area.
Style: psychotronic, scary, bleak, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: supernatural, evil, supernatural power, blood, chase, death, violence, peril, society, escapades, revenge, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: oregon
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Strange Nature (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The first film to expose unsolved wildlife deformity outbreaks and where they may lead. Based on a true unsolved ecological mystery, thousands of hideously deformed frogs have turned up in the waters of Minnesota. As seen through the eyes of a one ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: creature, parasite, genetic mutation, deformity, missing child, characters in danger, monster, violence, fear, supernatural power, supernatural, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, minnesota
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 4.6
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Dead Awake (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Kate Bowman (Jocelin Donahue) is an average social worker who is investigating in the mysterious deaths of people who died in their sleep. Shortly before their deaths, the victims all reported a supernatural force that appeared to them while they ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense, tense, scary ...
Plot: creature, supernatural, social worker, sudden death, sleeping, nightmare, paranormal, fear, murder, paranormal investigation, evil, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Flesh for the Inferno (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: At a local Catholic school, the nuns have noticed that the priest is doing more than just leading his students in prayer. Not content to stand idly by as evil walks their halls, the Sisters decide to take action. Confronted by the nuns about his ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, disturbing, scary, bleak
Plot: nun, catholic, violence, school, catholic school, supernatural, demon, curses spells and rituals, peril, loss, exorcism, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Separation (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young girl finds solace in her artist father and the ghost of her dead mother.
Style: bleak, psychotronic, suspense, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: mother, father, daughter, ghost, supernatural, supernatural power, girl in peril, vengeance, evil, good versus evil, peril, creature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Bigfoot Horror Camp (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A Bigfoot terrorizes a nudist colony, not a horror camp. Mostly made up of footage from MONSTER OF THE NUDIST COLONY.
Style: psychotronic, tense, suspense, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: bigfoot, characters in danger, creature, monster, violence, good versus evil, peril, revenge, supernatural power, death, supernatural, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
A House Is Not a Home (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ben (Webb) and Linda Williams move the family into a dream home in a last ditch effort to save their troubled marriage. Despite their good intentions, they cannot shake the feeling that they are being watched by something. Their unimaginable fears ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: ghost, pursuit, blood, fear, death, monster, creature, supernatural, supernatural power, chase, evil, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 2K
Heks (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: South Africa
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A grieving British girl unravels her murdered mother's secrets connected to a South African witch doctor's curse. She wants to put an end to this haunting hex by traveling to South Africa, but instead it casts her deeper into sinister ...
Style: suspenseful, psychotronic, scary, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, murder, supernatural, violence, peril, killings, paranormal phenomena, victim, haunted by the past, deadly creature, death, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Lost Creek (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: As they approach the end of childhood, three elementary school kids must brave the woods on Halloween to face a monster born from their nightmares.
Style: scary, suspense, bleak, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: ghost, basement, halloween, monster, ghost girl, forest, supernatural power, murder, peril, society, paranormal phenomena, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Bonehill Road (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A young couple become stranded in the woods where they encounter a werewolf and a house of horrors.
Style: slasher, scary, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: werewolf, killer, exploitation, murder, supernatural, supernatural power, creature, victim, evil, revenge, fear, monster ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.4
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Child Eater (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Iceland
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A simple night of babysitting takes a horrifying turn when Helen realizes the boogeyman really is in little Lucas' closet.
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspense, bleak, psychological
Plot: nanny, boogeyman, supernatural, supernatural power, monster, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, fear, revenge, death, killings, hunting ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Trailer Trauma 3: 80s Horror-Thon (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 439 min.
Story: The third compilation of movie previews from Garagehouse Pictures is an unprecedented, chronological exploration of the history of horror from the 1980s, featuring the scariest, goriest, and craziest trailers from the era! With over 250 trailers ...
Style: scary, suspense, captivating, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: fear, violence, evil, characters in danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, peril, ghost, hunting, vengeance, monster, exorcism ...
Time: 20th century, 2010s, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
When Death Calls (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's Halloween, and an elementary school teacher is being stalked by a mysterious caller. Meanwhile, sexy DJ Roxy Richards is making her scariest broadcast yet - but she may not realize how scary things are going to get when an old friend calls ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: halloween, shaved head, mask, telephone call, supernatural power, monster, murder, characters in danger, vengeance, exorcism, revenge, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Incorporeal (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: A tale of an overzealous movie director and his unappreciative leading actress that go on a location scouting mission. What they find will change their lives forever.
Style: experimental, psychotronic, scary, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: demonic possession, supernatural power, supernatural, cave, demon, peril, paranormal phenomena, deadly creature, paranormal, paranormal investigation, curses spells and rituals, evil ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Spectres (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a group of college friends on a weekend trip to the back woods of Kentucky trespass through an Native American burial ground, they unwittingly unleash the wrath of an ancient evil. As they experience increasing levels of peril and hauntings, ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: demon, pursuit, ghost, paranormal phenomena, spirit, native american, paranormal, deadly creature, characters in danger, society, supernatural power, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Anomaly (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The terrifying story of a family that experienced the biggest demonic possession after moving into a house plagued by malicious spirits.
Style: psychotronic, scary, bleak, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: nightmare, demonic possession, supernatural, supernatural power, demon, haunted house, paranormal phenomena, peril, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, death, ghost ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
616: Paranormal Incident (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Special Agent Watts and his Investigation Unit are called to the derelict Woodburrow Prison he thinks it's business as usual. But there's nothing usual about Woodburrow. A mysterious woman is found attempting to flee the scene and ...
Style: psychotronic, bleak, scary, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: supernatural power, supernatural, supernatural ability, violence, agent, murder, revenge, death, fear, characters in danger, mission, paranormal investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Dark Sleep (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Adaption of H.P Lovecrafts The Dreams in the witchhouse
Style: disturbing, psychotronic, scary, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: house, h.p. lovecraft, writers, supernatural, ghost, supernatural power, chase, evil, revenge, deadly creature, youth, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Sator (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Secluded in a desolate forest, a broken family is observed by Sator, a supernatural entity who is attempting to claim them.
Style: scary, disturbing, psychotronic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: demon, devil, supernatural, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, peril, supernatural power, rescue, killings, murder, supernatural ability, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Intruders (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After the traumatic loss of her mother, a teenaged girl tries to uncover the dark secrets behind her new home, in spite of her father's disbelief.
Style: scary, suspense, psychotronic, disturbing, bleak
Plot: father daughter relationship, murder, female protagonist, father, supernatural power, ghost, death, vengeance, revenge, chase, youth, peril ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
House of Forbidden Secrets (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jacob Hunt has had some very bad breaks in life. His wife left him, his friends have all abandoned him, and his children barely see him! Jacob has been given an amazing gift and the chance he needs to get back on his feet and start anew. Jacob has ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, bleak, suspense, satanic
Plot: demonic possession, priest, death, gore, prostitute, demon, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, characters in danger, exorcism, deadly creature, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.7
 74
Lift to Hell (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: China
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A killing spree takes place in a northern China's hospital, an old elevator goes to the 18th floor - underground.
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspense, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: hospital, supernatural, nurse, asian, medical, doctor, chinese, surgeon, ghost, society, evil, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Deep Rooted Evil (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: Poland, UK
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Six friends plan a weekend getaway to "Camp Happy Dream" despite the campsite being plagued by a deadly urban legend. As legend has it, a machete-wielding park ranger named Sparrow, brutally murdered two people in fit of jealous rage, and ...
Style: slasher, scary, disturbing, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: friend, teenager, camping, camp, murder, nightmare, friendship, society, friends, monster, loss, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.9
 24
GH5 (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the sudden loss of his fiancee Emma, Matt becomes obsessed with finding life after death. For seven years, Matt and his younger brother Michael visited over one hundred Ghost House cases in the U.S.- every one of them turning into a ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, young adult, murder, death, paranormal investigation, violence, deadly creature, peril, vengeance, demon ...
Time: 21st century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Ekimmu the Dead Lust (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The unassuming town of Briar Creek seems to be keeping a nasty secret... On a cross country trip home a young couple, Mike and Beth make a late night stop in this little town, only to stumble across a mysterious girl lying along the dark roadside, ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, unusual plot structure, scary, suspense ...
Plot: vampire, blood, supernatural power, violence, murder, fear, rivalry, characters in danger, rescue, vampirism, death, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.9
 3K
Ragini MMS (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The quintessential couple, Ragini and Uday, set out to have a dirty weekend at a friend's farmhouse on the outskirts of Mumbai. The weekend getaway quickly changes gears as they find themselves in a house that has been rigged with cameras in ...
Style: psychotronic, tense, bleak, suspense, scary ...
Plot: murder, supernatural power, supernatural, voyeurism, ghost, supernatural ability, rescue, violence, demon, chase, curses spells and rituals, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%