Paranormal investigation movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant paranormal investigation movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious, disturbing and psychotronic films and TV shows about / with paranormal investigation, supernatural, supernatural power, paranormal phenomena, ghost, investigation, paranormal, danger, haunted house and pursuit plots mostly in Horror, Mystery and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
paranormal investigation
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paranormal investigation movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as paranormal investigation: The X-Files (1993), The Conjuring (2013), Evil (2019), Supernatural (2005), Grave Encounters (2011), Terrified (2017), Twin Peaks (1990), Truth Seekers (2020), Torchwood (2006), Rose Red (2002).

List of paranormal investigation movies

 8.6
 207K
The X-Files (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The exploits of FBI Special Agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully who investigate X-Files: marginalized, unsolved cases involving paranormal phenomena. Mulder believes in the existence of aliens and the paranormal while Scully, a skeptic, is assigned to ...
Style: mind bending, captivating, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, ufo, paranormal investigation, investigation, special agents, alien contact, fbi, conspiracy, top secret, space and aliens, paranormal activity, mysterious place ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., arizona, phoenix arizona
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 7.5
 469K
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, atmospheric, frightening ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, exorcism, paranormal investigation, family in danger, danger, witch, paranormal activity, fear, evil force, haunted by the past ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, year 1971 ...
Place: new england, rhode island, usa
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 7.7
 15K
Evil (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Skeptical female clinical psychologist Kristen Benoist joins a priest-in-training and a blue-collar contractor as they investigate supposed miracles, demonic possessions, and other extraordinary occurrences to see if there’s a scientific ...
Style: enigmatic, exciting, psychological, macabre, twists and turns ...
Plot: paranormal investigation, psychologist, demon, spirituality, catholic priest, demonic possession, miraculous event, skepticism, supernatural power, priest, mother daughter relationship, mind game ...
Time: contemporary
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PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (1996)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal is a Canadian science fiction drama television series which was filmed in and around Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and aired 88 episodes over four seasons from 1996 to 2000. The presence of Dan Aykroyd opening ...
Style: tense, scary, mind bending, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: paranormal investigation, paranormal activity, ufo, supernatural ability, buried truth, uncover truth, hidden truth, mystery, danger, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, investigation ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 20th century, turn of the century, 1990s
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 8.4
 404K
Supernatural (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: When they were boys, Sam and Dean Winchester lost their mother to a mysterious and demonic supernatural force. Subsequently, their father raised them to be soldiers. He taught them about the paranormal evil that lives in the dark corners and on the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, monster, good versus evil, supernatural ability, demon, ghost, supernatural power, death, deadly creature, angel, vampire, evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 20th century, year 1997 ...
Place: usa, arizona
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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, deadly, mental institution, danger, maze, ghost hunter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: canada
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 6.5
 13K
Terrified (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Argentina
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Police commissary Funes and three researches of supernatural phenomena investigate inexplicable events that are occurring in the suburbia of Buenos Aires.
Style: macabre, scary, suspense, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: paranormal investigation, haunted house, paranormal phenomena, hearing voices, reanimated corpse, paranormal investigator, police officer, living dead, dead child, death of wife, suburbs, death of boy ...
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina, south america
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 8.8
 182K
Twin Peaks (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: The body of Laura Palmer is washed up on a beach near the small Washington state town of Twin Peaks. FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper is called in to investigate her strange demise only to uncover a web of mystery that ultimately leads him deep into ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, neo noir, offbeat ...
Plot: small town, who done it, investigation, murder, small town life, crime, hallucination, death, paranormal investigation, rape, demonic possession, special agents ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: washington state, usa, washington d.c.
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 7.1
 11K
Truth Seekers (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 223 min.
TV show
Story: A ghost-hunting duo team up to uncover and film paranormal sightings across the U.K. and share their adventures on an online channel. Their supernatural experiences grow more frequent, terrifying, and even deadly as the pair begin to uncover a ...
Style: buddy comedy, atmospheric, not serious, psychotronic
Plot: paranormal investigation, english countryside, exorcism, mental institution, abandoned hospital, ghost hunter, conspiracy theory, road trip, satanist, pursuit, nerd, witchcraft ...
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The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It (2021)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A chilling story of terror, murder and unknown evil that shocked even experienced real-life paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren. One of the most sensational cases from their files, it starts with a fight for the soul of a young boy, then ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, psychological, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: paranormal phenomena, exorcism, psychic, supernatural power, paranormal investigation, demon, paranormal activity, supernatural, ghost, evil, danger, evil force ...
Time: contemporary, year 1981
Place: usa, massachusetts
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 7.7
 39K
Torchwood (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Torchwood is a British science fiction television programme created by Russell T Davies. The series is a spin-off from the 2005 revival of the long-running science fiction programme Doctor Who. Torchwood follows the exploits of a small team of alien ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: special agents, supernatural, paranormal investigation, homosexual, heroic mission, alien, investigation, heroes, adventure, team, alien encounter, creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: europe, england, wales, united kingdom
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 6.7
 23K
Rose Red (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 254 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Joyce Reardon, a psychology professor, leads a team of psychics into the decrepit mansion known as Rose Red. Her efforts unleash the spirit of former owner Ellen Rimbauer and uncover the horrifying secrets of those who lived and died there.
Style: atmospheric, scary, serious, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, mansion, psychic, afterlife, mystery, psychic power, supernatural, curse, supernatural ability, paranormal investigation, murder ...
Time: 20th century, year 1950, 1990s, 90s, year 1914 ...
Place: seattle washington, africa, seattle
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The Real Ghostbusters (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The Real Ghostbusters is an American animated television series spun-off from the Ghostbusters franchise. The series ran from 1986 to 1991, and was produced by Columbia Pictures Television, DiC Enterprises, and Coca-Cola Telecommunications. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ghost, paranormal investigation, save the world, supernatural, friendship, adventure, disorder, anti hero, anti heroes, danger, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s, 90s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, arizona
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 7.3
 245K
The Conjuring 2 (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Lorraine and Ed Warren travel to north London to help a single mother raising four children alone in a house plagued by malicious spirits.
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, dark, suspense ...
Plot: demonic possession, supernatural, haunted house, psychic, ghost, paranormal investigation, demon, family in danger, danger, riddles and clues, child in peril, single mother ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 2000s, year 1977, year 1976 ...
Place: england, london
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The Enfield Haunting (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 136 min.
TV show
Story: Supernatural drama based on real-life events that took place in an ordinary North London home in 1977. During the autumn of that year, novice paranormal researcher Maurice Grosse hears of a family reported to be terrorised by supernatural forces. ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary, based on true events
Plot: haunted house, paranormal investigation, supernatural, family in danger, single mother, adult child friendship, family relations, loss of daughter, investigation, riddles and clues, danger, child in peril ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, london
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 6.0
 2K
DeadTectives (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A team of reality TV paranormal investigators go to Mexico's most haunted house in the pursuit of better ratings. However, when the true dark secrets of the mansion begin to reveal themselves, the hapless team quickly discover that this house ...
Style: not serious, funny, bleak, absurd, satirical ...
Plot: paranormal investigation, reality tv, supernatural, team, friendship, ghost, danger, relationships, haunted house, stupidity, disorder, demon ...
Place: mexico
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 6.4
 3K
Ghostbusters (1986)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Ghostbusters is an animated television series created by Filmation and distributed by Tribune Entertainment and launched following the success of Ivan Reitman and Columbia Pictures' 1984 film Ghostbusters. It ran from September 8 to December 5, ...
Style: not serious, exciting, humorous, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ghost, paranormal investigation, supernatural, adventure, supernatural ability, investigation, danger, good versus evil, save the world, superhero, paranormal phenomena, ghost hunter ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
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 7.0
 327
The Chronicle (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: The Chronicle is the name of a science fiction television series on the Sci Fi Channel. The series is based on the "News from the Edge" series of novels by Mark Sumner, a St. Louis, Missouri based author. The show was originally sold to ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, scary, offbeat, semi serious
Plot: supernatural, paranormal, paranormal investigation, journalism, ghost, space and aliens, supernatural power, paranormal phenomena, alien abduction, tabloid, media, down on your luck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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The Legend of Hell House (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A team consisting of a physicist, his wife, a young female psychic and the only survivor of the previous visit are sent to the notorious Hell House to prove/disprove survival after death. Previous visitors have either been killed or gone mad, and it ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, gothic, tense ...
Plot: haunted house, isolation, ghost, afterlife, paranormal investigation, supernatural, mystery, investigation, danger, legends and myths, psychic, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england
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Grave Encounters 2 (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Tortured by the ghosts of the demonized insane asylum that killed the crew of GRAVE ENCOUNTERS, film students fight to escape death as their own paranormal investigation goes terribly wrong in this horrifying sequel.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, mental institution, ghost, haunted house, insanity, halloween, spirit, pursuit, danger, deadly, paranormal investigation, ouija board ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: canada, los angeles
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 6.7
 211K
Ghostbusters (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, paranormal enthusiasts Erin Gilbert and Abby Yates, nuclear engineer Jillian Holtzmann, and subway worker Patty Tolan band together to stop the otherworldly threat.
Style: reboot, light, humorous, absurd, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: female friendship, ghosts, ghost, ghost hunting, ghost hunter, paranormal investigation, supernatural, friendship, transformation, danger, misunderstanding, battles ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 4.1
 1K
Stormhouse (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The military have captured and imprisoned a supernatural entity. And now it wants to play.
Style: disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: experiment, supernatural, ufo, entity, paranormal investigation, military base, military, jail, spirit, imprisonment, supernatural power, supernatural horror ...
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 8.1
 851
FreakyLinks (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: FreakyLinks is an American television show that combined elements of horror, mystery, and comedy. It aired on the Fox Network from October 2000 until June 2001, for a total run of 13 episodes. The feel of the show closely modeled that of The X-Files ...
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, serious, scary
Plot: investigation, supernatural, uncover truth, mystery, riddles and clues, paranormal investigation, danger, paranormal activity, mysterious death, videotaping, group of friends, ghost ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: usa
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 5.2
 963
Ghost Lab (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After witnessing a haunting in their hospital, two doctors become dangerously obsessed with obtaining scientific proof that ghosts exist.
Style: disturbing, suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: ghost, paranormal investigation, dangerous, laboratory, paranormal phenomena, paranormal activity, paranormal investigator, belief in the afterlife, supernatural, scientific experiment, paranormal, afterlife ...
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The House in Sherwood (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Angela Bennett is conducting an investigation into the paranormal events that happened at a haunted house in Sherwood. What Angela doesn't know is that she is being followed by Karen, who is making a film of her own.
Style: scary, psychotronic, disturbing, suspense
Plot: ghost, pursuit, haunted house, paranormal investigation, demon, haunted, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, violence, victim, characters in danger, peril ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
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The Living and the Dead (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Somerset, 1894. A house that’s almost as old as the English countryside itself. A brilliant young couple inherit the farm and are determined to start a new life together. But their presence in this isolated corner of England starts to unleash ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: victorian england, marriage, ghost, paranormal investigation, psychology, bereavement, supernatural power, husband wife relationship, clergy, supernatural, church, society ...
Time: 19th century
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The Investigation: A Haunting in Sherwood (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Private Investigator Gareth Morris went missing in 2018 whilst investigating noises coming from a house in Sherwood. He hacked into the home's security system and recorded everything.
Style: psychotronic, scary, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, missing person, paranormal, paranormal investigation, pursuit, private investigator, night vision, hacking, security system, paranormal activity, surveillance camera, investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
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Paranormal Captivity (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After the death of her husband, a penniless woman moves into the home of her Uncle. Strange things begin to occur. Is the house haunted or is it something more?
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing
Plot: paranormal investigation, pursuit, violence, spirit, paranormal, supernatural power, supernatural, haunted house, ghost, vengeance, rescue, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Ghosts of Darkness (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two paranormal investigators are unexpectedly thrown together in the hope of solving a 100 year mystery. Locked for three nights in a house with a dark and unsettling past, the two investigators must put their differences to one side and work ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, disturbing, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost hunter, paranormal, haunted house, pursuit, possession, paranormal investigation, countryside, paranormal phenomena, peril, deadly creature, violence, demon ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
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 4.6
 2K
Demon Tongue (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four paranormal students get much more than they bargained for at a secluded beach volleyball complex.
Style: bleak, scary, dark, suspenseful
Plot: demon, paranormal, paranormal investigation, hearing voices, murder, group of friends, survival, confined, danger, deadly, basement, student ...
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