Movies like The Blair Witch Project

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The Blair Witch Project (1999)
 6.5
 245K
The Blair Witch Project (1999)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In October of 1994 three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary. A year later their footage was found.
Style: dark, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, bleak, serious, captivating, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, student film
Plot: witch, in the woods, fear, mysterious place, panic, friends, videotaping, wilderness, lost in the woods, forest, supernatural, survival, danger, urban legend, legend, paranormal activity, mystery, found footage, profanity, witchcraft, abandoned house, filmmaker, deadly creature, map, on the run ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1994, 1990s
Place: maryland, usa

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Most similar movies to The Blair Witch Project

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, suspense and serious films with plots about danger, supernatural, death, found footage, ghost, catastrophe and murder mostly in Horror, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Blair Witch Project: Paranormal Activity (2007), Grave Encounters (2011), Blair Witch (2016), The Witch (2015), Paranormal Activity 3 (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Paranormal Activity (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a young, middle class couple moves into a suburban 'starter' tract house, they become increasingly disturbed by a presence that may or may not be somehow demonic but is certainly most active in the middle of the night. Especially ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, fear, supernatural, panic, paranormal activity, videotaping, danger, evil force, demonic possession, couples, desperation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2006
Place: usa, california, los angeles, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Grave Encounters (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A crew from a paranormal reality television show lock themselves in a haunted psychiatric hospital. They search for evidence of paranormal activity as they shoot what ends up becoming their final episode.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, haunted house, supernatural, ghost, paranormal, abandoned hospital, paranormal investigation, danger, deadly, mental institution, maze, ghost hunter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.0
 44K
Blair Witch (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Students on a camping trip discover something sinister is lurking beyond the trees.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, tense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lost in the woods, supernatural, forest, found footage, death, fear, missing person, friendship, tree, chase, violence, hostage ...
Time: 2010s, 80s
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.9
 225K
The Witch (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1630s New England, William and Katherine lead a devout Christian life with five children, homesteading on the edge of an impassable wilderness, exiled from their settlement when William defies the local church. When their newborn son vanishes and ...
Style: dark, atmospheric, scary, gothic, suspenseful ...
Plot: witch, supernatural, witchcraft, family relations, wilderness, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, black magic, religion, sacrifice, paranoia, violence ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: new england, usa, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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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: tense, macabre, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: paranormal activity, supernatural, found footage, witch, child in peril, invisibility, video camera, ghost, haunted house, evil force, terrorizing, supernatural horror ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary, year 1988, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Chernobyl Diaries (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of six tourists looking to go off the beaten path, hire an 'extreme tour guide'. Ignoring warnings, he takes them into the city of Pripyat, the former home to the workers of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, but a deserted town since ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough ...
Plot: stranded, abandoned building, tourist, abandoned city, mutant, radiation, death, nuclear power plant, group of friends, survival, virus, zombie ...
Place: ukraine, chernobyl, kiev ukraine, paris france, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Young adults become fascinated by the events of the three missing filmmakers in Maryland, so they decide to go into the same woods and find out what really happened.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, scary, suspense, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: witch, supernatural ability, supernatural, gory, curses spells and rituals, danger, forest, surveillance, mysterious death, psychology, tour guide, a vision ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: usa, boston, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 24K
Devil's Pass (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Russia, Finland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Five young filmmakers retrace the steps of a doomed group of hikers in pursuit of an unsolvable mystery.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, snow, ancient mystery, supernatural, uncover truth, danger, legends and myths, deadly, found footage, mutant, time travel, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1980
Place: russia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.0
 5K
Evidence (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Ryan is making a documentary on his friend, Brett, about camping for the first time. However, once they begin camping, they discover that there is a mysterious figure that is hunting them.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, no music
Plot: found footage, danger, handheld camera, forest, supernatural, survival, in the woods, panic, wilderness, hysteria, fear, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Paranormal Activity 4 (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It has been five years since the disappearance of Katie and Hunter, and a suburban family witness strange events in their neighborhood when a woman and a mysterious child move in.
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: evil child, supernatural, found footage, garage, videotaping, ghost, haunted house, graphic violence, danger, invisibility, imaginary friend, poltergeist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2011, year 2006
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Bigfoot: The Lost Coast Tapes (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sean Reynolds, a highly acclaimed investigative journalist (who strongly believed in paranormal phenomena), destroyed his career when the most watched episode of his reality show, based on paranormal phenomena, turned out to be a hoax. Sean saw a ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: forest, found footage, evil, survival, deadly creature, supernatural, legends and myths, danger, imaginary, dishonesty, cons and scams, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Night in the Woods (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Brody, his girlfriend Kerry and their friend Leo go hiking in Dartmoor's Wistman's Woods, so named because of its legendary haunted past. That night jealousies, sexual tensions and strained relationships come to a head turning what should ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, twists and turns, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, forest, survival, supernatural, in the woods, legends and myths, desperation, evil, camping, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, death, panic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An internet broadcaster recruits a handful of people for their 'experience the horror' show at Gonjiam Psychiatric Hospital, a place selected as one of the '7 freakiest places on the planet'. They are to explore the haunted ...
Style: scary, macabre, dark, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: found footage, mental institution, fear, night, ghost, camera, ghosts, youth, friends, video camera, haunted, crew ...
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.8
 42K
The Forest (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in the Aokigahara Forest, a real-life place in Japan where people go to end their lives. Against this backdrop, a young American woman comes in search of her twin sister, who has mysteriously disappeared.
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, forest, missing person, haunted house, family relations, in the woods, suicide, violence, hallucination, ghosts, maggot ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, mount fuji, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.1
 11K
Willow Creek (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young couple ventures into the woods to capture footage of the elusive Bigfoot.
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, scary, tense ...
Plot: found footage, sasquatch, lost in the woods, forest, creature feature, camping, cryptozoology, couples, danger, isolation, couple relations, hiking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 222K
Silent Hill (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The eerie and deserted ghost town of Silent Hill draws a young mother desperate to find a cure for her only child's illness. Unable to accept the doctor's diagnosis that her daughter should be permanently institutionalized for psychiatric ...
Style: scary, dark, surreal, suspenseful, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, monster, survival, evil, insanity, revenge, ghost town, torture, mysterious place, demon, good versus evil, suffering ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 57K
Session 9 (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tensions rise within an asbestos cleaning crew as they work in an abandoned mental hospital with a horrific past that seems to be coming back.
Style: psychological, twist ending, atmospheric, twists and turns, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychology, mental institution, hazmat suit, supernatural, haunted by the past, mind game, rivalry, mentally unstable, lobotomy, murder, transformation, insanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.4
 172K
[Rec] (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying.
Style: scary, bleak, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: found footage, trapped, videotaping, zombie, quarantine, danger, shooting, plague, characters in danger, handheld camera, infected, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Jeepers Creepers (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A college-age brother and sister get more than they bargained for on their road trip home from spring break. When the bickering siblings witness a creepy truck driver tossing body bags into a sewer near an abandoned church, they investigate. Bad ...
Style: scary, slasher, macabre, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, supernatural, death, chase, gory, deadly, scarecrow, mass murder, survival, danger, strong violent content, cross country trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Paranormal Activity 2 (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Just as Dan and Kristi welcome a newborn baby into their home, a demonic presence begins terrorizing them, tearing apart their perfect world and turning it into an inescapable nightmare. Security cameras capture the torment, making every minute ...
Style: macabre, scary, suspenseful, serious, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural horror, demonic possession, found footage, supernatural, ghost, evil force, paranormal activity, haunted house, graphic violence, danger, invisibility, terrorizing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Paranormal Asylum (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Filmmaker friends Mark and Andy investigate the legend of Typhoid Mary, a girl who was locked up in an insane asylum that was believed to be haunted. But bad things start to happen after Andy's fiancée conducts a séance to summon Mary's ...
Style: psychotronic, controversial, dark, tense, scary
Plot: ghost, paranormal phenomena, seance, mysterious place, filmmaker, supernatural, trapped, character on the edge, mystery, urban legend, friends, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Using a special camera that can see spirits, a family must protect their daughter from an evil entity with a sinister plan.
Style: scary, twists and turns, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, demon, curses spells and rituals, christmas, found footage, family in danger, haunted house, danger, human host, couples, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.3
 1K
#Screamers (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When an internet company decides to investigate a series of 'Screamer' videos, they are confronted with havoc and hell they could never expect.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, scary, slasher
Plot: found footage, disappearance, missing person, missing girl, tracking, house, cemetery, mystery, characters killed one by one, death, danger, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Jesse has been hearing terrifying sounds coming from his neighbor’s apartment, but when he turns on his camera and sets out to uncover their source, he encounters an ancient evil that won’t rest until it’s claimed his very ...
Style: scary, twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, danger, demon, curses spells and rituals, haunted house, ghost, religions or cults, drugs/alcohol, imaginary, investigation, parallel world, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 80s
Place: california, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.8
 670
Rorschach (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Two skeptic researchers investigate a mother's claim that an unknown presence may be trying to communicate with her 7-year-old daughter.
Style: dark, tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, investigation, paranormal activity, evil, paranormal phenomena, ghost, danger, fear, girl, found footage, paranormal, paranormal investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.5
 45
Unaired (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: S.P.I is entering its third season as the most watched Paranormal Hunting program with its Halloween premiere. The team is investigating a haunted garage/basement on secluded property and prepping to create some soaring ratings with scary content. ...
Style: dark, psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, scary
Plot: evil being, fear, group of friends, danger, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, murder, darkness, night, blood, investigation, killings ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Levenger Tapes (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Detectives in a remote town pore through every frame of a troubling tape to find the whereabouts of three missing college students. The chilling footage becomes more and more disturbing when the students come upon the bloody dress of an 8-year-old ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: found footage, missing person, police investigation, danger, deadly, wilderness, supernatural, survival, violence, death, graphic violence, missing child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.1
 589
Dead & Rotting (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Three prankster buddies release the wrath of an aged witch, Abigail, when they unwittingly become accomplices to the murder of her son. Scheming in anger, the witch seduces the three friends and then uses the men's own ill-born spawn to destroy ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, offbeat ...
Plot: murder, witchcraft, vengeance, supernatural, mystery, prank, danger, buddies, youth, curses spells and rituals, deadly, evil witch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 67K
Ringu (1998)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A mysterious video has been linked to a number of deaths, and when an inquisitive journalist finds the tape and views it herself, she sets in motion a chain of events that puts her own life in danger.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, macabre, scary, frightening ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, investigation, supernatural, curse, woman in danger, back from the dead, danger, mysterious death, dark secret, supernatural power, journalist, family in danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 1950s, 50s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Found Footage (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Story: The contents of a memory card are presented in the exact order in which they were found. Beginning with a simple camping trip and ending in a bloodbath years later, the mystery of these video clips have never been solved.
Style: psychotronic, dark, bleak, scary, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural power, missing person, fear, ghost, violence, found footage, supernatural, danger, night vision, darkness, camera, evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%