Movies like The Blair Witch Project

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The Blair Witch Project (1999)
 6.4
 215K
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: suspenseful, scary, dark, suspense, psychological, bleak, serious, captivating, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: witch, in the woods, legend, survival, danger, mysterious place, friends, wilderness, panic, supernatural, fear, videotaping, mystery, paranormal activity, voodoo, map, urban legend, found footage, forest, student, on the run, legends and myths, chases and races, trapped, buddies ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1994
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, serious and suspense films with plots about danger, supernatural, death, demons, dialogue, murder and blood mostly in Horror, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Blair Witch Project: Paranormal Activity (2007), Devil's Pass (2013), Sleepy Hollow (1999), The Witch (2015), [Rec] (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Paranormal Activity (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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, twists and turns, suspense, dark ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, paranormal activity, supernatural, fear, psychic, danger, couples, videotaping, invisibility, demonic possession, panic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2006
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 20K
Devil's Pass (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Five young filmmakers retrace the steps of a doomed group of hikers in pursuit of an unsolvable mystery.
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, supernatural, snow, danger, uncover truth, ancient mystery, deadly, legends and myths, isolation, found footage, plot twist, time travel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1980
Place: russia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.4
 303K
Sleepy Hollow (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: New York detective Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate a series of mysterious deaths in which the victims are found beheaded. But the locals believe the culprit to be none other than the ghost of the legendary Headless Horseman.
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, dark, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, gory, supernatural, witch, investigation, curses spells and rituals, murder, legends and myths, uncover truth, ancient mystery, mysterious character, horseman ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1790s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 155K
The Witch (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, Canada, USA
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: suspenseful, scary, dark, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: witch, curses spells and rituals, religion, supernatural, family in danger, parents and children, wilderness, insanity, guilt, violence, isolation, paranoia ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: new england, usa, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.5
 152K
[Rec] (2007)
Genre: Horror
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, suspenseful, bleak, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: found footage, plague, trapped, danger, deadly creature, videotaping, shooting, paranoia, cannibalism, characters in danger, infected, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 49K
Session 9 (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 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: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, psychology, supernatural, haunted by the past, mind game, rivalry, mentally unstable, murder, transformation, insanity, obsession, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Autopsy of Jane Doe (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Father and son coroners receive a mysterious unidentified corpse with no apparent cause of death. As they attempt to examine the beautiful young "Jane Doe," they discover increasingly bizarre clues that hold the key to her terrifying ...
Style: suspense, scary, dark, suspenseful, bad ending ...
Plot: morgue, supernatural, witch, corpse, murder, supernatural horror, autopsy, mysterious death, evil power, witchcraft, self sacrifice, supernatural power ...
Place: london
⇓ 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: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, scary, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, survival, legends and myths, in the woods, supernatural, highway, car driving, angst, backwoods, cigarette, fear, blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: bleak, suspenseful, scary, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: witch, forest, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, danger, gory, supernatural ability, tour guide, video, surveillance, mysterious death, psychology ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, boston, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.1
 4K
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: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: found footage, in the woods, danger, survival, deadly, gory, supernatural, pain, panic, loss of friend, sleeping, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 106K
Oculus (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A woman tries to exonerate her brother's murder conviction by proving that the crime was committed by a supernatural phenomenon.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, siblings relations, danger, mirror, hallucination, artifact, murder, insanity, demons, ghost, mind control ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1955
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.5
 389K
The Conjuring (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse. Forced to confront a powerful entity, the Warrens find themselves caught in the most terrifying case of their lives.
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, psychological, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, danger, paranormal activity, exorcism, witch, seance, riddles and clues, investigation, fear, evil force ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 70s, contemporary, year 1971 ...
Place: rhode island, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Paranormal Activity 3 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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: scary, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, invisibility, paranormal activity, witch, found footage, haunted house, couples, young people, evil force, terrorizing, danger, haunted by the past ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.0
 37K
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: suspense, surprise ending, ambiguous ending, scary, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, tree, tent, river, flashlight, campfire, found footage, lost in the woods, handheld camera, infection, rain, night ...
Time: 2010s, 80s
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
 295K
The Ring (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: It sounded like just another urban legend: A videotape filled with nightmarish images, leading to a phone call foretelling the viewer's death in exactly seven days. As a newspaper reporter, Rachel Keller was naturally skeptical of the story, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, surprise ending, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, supernatural, murder, journalist, ghost, race against time, death, telephone, urban legend, female protagonist, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: As they celebrate their high school graduation, four friends are involved in a hit-and-run accident when their car hits and apparently kills a pedestrian on an isolated roadway. They dispose of the body and vow to keep the incident a secret, a year ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense, intense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, secret, fisherman, mystery, buried truth, revenge, urban legend, psychopath, who done it, small town ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.8
 37K
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: suspenseful, scary, psychological, suspense, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, missing person, ghost, family relations, in the woods, suicide, hallucination, american abroad, maggot, violence, ghosts, haunted house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, mount fuji, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 20K
Afflicted (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two friends' tour of Europe takes a dark turn when one of them contracts a mysterious illness. They race to find out what it is and how to cure it before the sickness consumes him completely.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, stylized ...
Plot: race against time, deadly, buddies, danger, deadly virus, friends, cure, on the road, infected, supernatural, vampire, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, paris france, italy, barcelona spain, vancouver british columbia canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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, tense, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, danger, curses spells and rituals, demon, haunted house, parallel world, ghost, religions or cults, imaginary, drugs/alcohol, investigation, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 80s
Place: california, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.1
 12K
The Den (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young woman studying the habits of webcam chat users from the apparent safety of her apartment witnesses a brutal murder online and is quickly immersed in a nightmare in which she and her loved ones are targeted for the same grisly fate as the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: hacking, murder, danger, cyberspace, woman in danger, video chat, brutality, fear, witnessing a crime, talking to the camera, violence, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.4
 85K
The Ring Two (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rachel Keller must prevent evil Samara from taking possession of her son's soul.
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, brutal, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: evil child, mental institution, nightmare, supernatural, ghost, deadly, investigation, family problems, small town, nun, single parent, family in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Carnival of Souls (1962)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Mary Henry ends up the sole survivor of a fatal car accident through mysterious circumstances. Trying to put the incident behind her, she moves to Utah and takes a job as a church organist. But her fresh start is interrupted by visions of a fiendish ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, surreal, psychological, scary ...
Plot: zombie, ghost, female protagonist, supernatural, supernatural ability, deadly, leadership, haunted by the past, mystery, mysterious character, afterlife, stalking ...
Place: utah, usa, salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.9
 250K
Insidious (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A family discovers that dark spirits have invaded their home after their son inexplicably falls into an endless sleep. When they reach out to a professional for help, they learn things are a lot more personal than they thought.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense, twist ending ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, parents and children, family in danger, parallel world, psychic, ghosts, danger, nightmare, demons, paranormal activity, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Night of the Devils (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Night of the Devils is an Italian vampire thriller with a remarkably good pedigree. The script is based on The Wurdalak, a short story by A.K. Tolstoy. The central character is the patriarch of a wealthy family who fears that he will show up one day ...
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: supernatural, vampire, zombie, witch, gory, curses spells and rituals, escapades, deadly creature, imaginary, deadly, danger, in the woods ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, rough, dark ...
Plot: tourist, stranded, nuclear power plant, radiation, mutant, death, brutality, group of friends, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother brother relationship, abandoned building, survival ...
Place: ukraine, kiev ukraine, paris france, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.3
 1K
Evil Things (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's Miriam's 21st Birthday. As a birthday gift, Miriam's aunt Gail has decided to lend Miriam her beautiful country house for an entire weekend. Aunt Gail's country house is amazing. It's a four bedroom house surrounded by ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stalking, danger, found footage, deadly, off the road, confined, isolation, slasher, survival, bedroom, van, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.6
 38K
The Ward (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A thriller centered on an institutionalized young woman who becomes terrorized by a ghost.
Style: surprise ending, scary, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: mental institution, supernatural, doctors and patients, isolation, mental illness, ghost, danger, confined, murder, dissociative identity disorder, nurse, disappearance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1960s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 30K
6 Souls (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A female forensic psychiatrist discovers that all of one of her patient's multiple personalities are murder victims. She will have to find out what's happening before her time is finished.
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: murder, supernatural, split personality, psychiatrist, mental illness, forest, witch doctor, grave, catholicism, fear, mentally unstable, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 1910s
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 49K
The Eye (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Violinist Sydney Wells was accidentally blinded by her sister Helen when she was five years old. She submits to a cornea transplantation, and while recovering from the operation, she realizes that she is seeing dead people.
Style: scary, suspenseful, twist ending, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, seeing dead people, danger, blindness, eye, woman in danger, ghost, supernatural, fear, supernatural ability, panic attack, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.5
 31K
The Innkeepers (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During the final days at the Yankee Pedlar Inn, two employees determined to reveal the hotel's haunted past begin to experience disturbing events as old guests check in for a stay.
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotel, supernatural, ghost, workplace, paranormal activity, whispering, towel, beer, escapades, supportive coworker, danger, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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