Nightmare comes true movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant nightmare comes true movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological, suspense and tense films and TV shows about / with nightmare comes true, danger, supernatural, monster, supernatural power, graphic violence, nightmare, ghost, deadly and murder plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as nightmare comes true: Insidious (2010), A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984), A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010), Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013), The Hole (2009), The Babadook (2014), My Soul to Take (2010), Supernatural (2005), Fear Itself (2008), Leave (2011).

List of nightmare comes true movies

 6.8
 311K
Insidious (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
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, twist ending, frightening, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghost, nightmare, afterlife, evil spirit, paranormal activity, nightmare comes true, boy, fear, parallel world, evil force ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Teenagers in a small town are dropping like flies, apparently in the grip of mass hysteria causing their suicides. A cop's daughter, Nancy Thompson (Heather Langenkamp) traces the cause to child molester Fred Krueger (Robert Englund), who was ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: supernatural, nightmare, murder, serial killer, teenager, nightmare comes true, high school, sleep deprivation, fear, monster, dream, supernatural horror ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, 20th century, year 1981
Place: ohio, usa
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A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The film that brings back horror icon Freddy Krueger as a darker and more sinister character than ever before. While Freddy is on the prowl a group of teenagers being stalked soon learn they all have a common factor making them targets for this ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, intense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: death, murder, nightmare, nightmare comes true, monster, serial killer, torture, dream, youth, serial murder, brutality, terror ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa
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Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The haunted Lambert family seeks to uncover the mysterious childhood secret that has left them dangerously connected to the spirit world.
Style: scary, suspenseful, frightening, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghost, paranormal activity, nightmare comes true, fear, demon, child in peril, family, serial killer, boy, afterlife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1986
Place: usa
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 5.7
 24K
The Hole (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After moving into a new neighbourhood, brothers Dane & Lucas and their neighbour Julie discover a bottomless hole in the basement of their home. They find that once the hole is exposed, evil is unleashed. With strange shadows lurking around ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: basement, good versus evil, youth, supernatural, little brother, mystery, nightmare comes true, small town, young heroes, disorder, escapades, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
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 6.8
 226K
The Babadook (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A single mother, plagued by the violent death of her husband, battles with her son's fear of a monster lurking in the house, but soon discovers a sinister presence all around her.
Style: psychological, scary, macabre, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, supernatural, nightmare, ghost, single mother, insanity, dysfunctional family, fear, isolation, sleeping, family in danger, nightmare comes true ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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My Soul to Take (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A serial killer returns to his hometown to stalk seven children who share the same birthday as the date he was allegedly put to rest.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: urban legend, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, murder, psychopath, haunted by the past, serial killer, small town, nightmare comes true, teenage life, youth, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 2010s
Place: massachusetts, usa
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Paranormal Activity 2: Tokyo Night (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This Japan production spins-off the story of the first Paranormal Activity film by having the ghost from the first film follow a student back to her homeland after a visit to San Diego where she is tragically injured during a car accident. Back home ...
Style: tense, scary, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: found footage, paranormal activity, ghost, supernatural, family relations, curses spells and rituals, haunted house, nightmare comes true, woman in danger, graphic violence, disability, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
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 8.4
 444K
Supernatural (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
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, scary, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, vampire, monster, paranormal, demon, supernatural ability, ghost, demon hunter, paranormal phenomena, peril, killings, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 70s, 90s ...
Place: usa, arizona
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A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It's been many years since Freddy Krueger's first victim, Nancy, came face-to-face with Freddy and his sadistic, evil ways. Now, Nancy's all grown up; she's put her frightening nightmares behind her and is helping teens cope with ...
Style: slasher, scary, surreal, suspense, bloody ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: serial killer, mental institution, supernatural, nightmare, murder, monster, dead teenager, dream, trapped, serial murder, nightmare comes true, ghost ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1990
Place: ohio, usa
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 6.9
 4K
Fear Itself (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A television series broken down into thirteen separate sixty-minute films from premiere horror writers and directors.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense, dark ...
Plot: supernatural, fear, nightmare comes true, mysterious place, survival, monster, psychopath, murder, haunted by the past, cannibalism, mythical creature, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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 5.9
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Leave (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Henry Harper is a successful novelist who has it all. But after surviving a recent trauma he finds himself haunted by a dream that terrifies him. Convinced that the only way to understand what the dream means is to write his way through it, Henry ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: nightmare comes true, haunted by the past, mysterious character, disorder, life turned upside down, writer's life, road trip, brother brother relationship, recurring nightmare, terminal illness, nightmare, loss of husband ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Tales from the Crypt (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Tales from the Crypt, sometimes titled HBO's Tales from the Crypt, is an American horror anthology television series that ran from June 10, 1989 to July 19, 1996 on the premium cable channel HBO for seven seasons with a total of 93 episodes. ...
Style: suspenseful, witty, macabre, scary, sitcom ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night
Plot: dark humor, supernatural, nightmare, hidden identity, amateur detective, supernatural ability, nightmare comes true, crimes, verbal byplay, woman in danger, monster, supernatural power ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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 4.6
 4K
Mr. Jones (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Scott (Jon Foster) is a filmmaker in need of inspiration. He and his girlfriend Penny (Sarah Jones) move into a desolate house hoping to make a breakthrough. Then they discover their neighbor, the elusive Mr. Jones. Famous for his haunting ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, macabre
Plot: supernatural, privacy invasion, found footage, mysterious character, nightmare comes true, confined, isolation, couples, redneck, mental illness, wilderness, pagan ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Twilight Zone (1985)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The Twilight Zone is the first of two revivals of Rod Serling's acclaimed 1950/60s television series of the same name. It ran for two seasons on CBS before producing a final season for syndication.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, mystery, hidden truth, nobody believes, human nature, nightmare comes true, mysterious character, twists and turns, investigation, society, abduction ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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Come Back to Me (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sarah & Josh are married suburbanites. After a car accident, Sarah suffers blackouts & ends up pregnant though Josh is sterile. As her life spirals she hides a camera in her home & unlocks a horrific secret with far-reaching ...
Style: scary, mysterious, serious, tense, surreal ...
Plot: hidden camera, resurrection, neighbor, life turned upside down, supernatural, losing-it hero, woman in danger, memory loss, couples, nightmare comes true, couple relations, rape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, nevada
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Holocaust 2000 (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An executive in charge of a nuclear power plant in the Mid-East must stop his son-- who turns out to be the Anti Christ -- from blowing it up.
Style: bleak, serious, scary, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: supernatural, apocalypse, nuclear holocaust, save the world, good versus evil, parents and children, religions or cults, chaos, nightmare comes true, curses spells and rituals, family relations, antichrist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: middle east, britain, united kingdom, london, england
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Under the Bed (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two brothers team up to battle a creature under the bed, in what is being described as a "suburban nightmare" tale.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, nightmare comes true, family in danger, supernatural, suburbs, youth, brother brother relationship, supernatural horror, recurring nightmare, haunted by the past, dark past, mysticism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Sylvian Experiments (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dr. Hattori and her husband watch footage of brain surgery experiments with Manchurian, Russian and Japanese guinea pigs that had been found in the basement of a wrecked hospital. Out of the blue, there is a white light and when they look back, they ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, captivating ...
Plot: experiment gone awry, nightmare comes true, laboratory, mad scientist, disorder, family relations, obsession, parents and children, uncover truth, supernatural, missing person, post apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia
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Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A famous fashion photographer develops a disturbing ability to see through the eyes of a killer.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, enigmatic, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, supernatural, photographer, murder mystery, mystery, police investigation, murder, obsession, psychic power, stalking, fashion, police detective ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, california
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Tales from the Hood (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A strange funeral director tells four strange tales of horror with an African American focus to three drug dealers he traps in his place of business.
Style: atmospheric, disturbing, scary, bleak, psychological ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mortician, afterlife, child abuse, murder, funeral home, evil doll, supernatural, hip hop, brutality, drugs, nightmare comes true, mysterious character ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, southern california
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 6.0
 5K
Baghead (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Four actors go to a cabin in the woods to write, direct, and act in a film that will jump-start their careers. Their idea is a horror film about a man with a bag over his head, but what happens when that man mysteriously shows up?
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, realistic, clever ...
Plot: nightmare comes true, buddies, ambition, desire for fame, showbiz, friends, stalking, artists and showbiz, chase, diner, forest, erotica ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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 5.4
 21K
Intruders (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Though no one can see him, Hollow Face lurks in the corners, desperately desiring love but only knowing how to spread fear and hate. He creeps into the life of John Farrow after Farrow’s beloved 13-year-old daughter Mia is assaulted in their home. ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, father daughter relationship, protective parent, psychologist, family relations, nightmare comes true, parents and children, nobody believes, evil force, family in danger, priest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, spain, europe, madrid
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Fear(s) of the Dark (2007)
Genre: Animation, Horror, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Several scary black-and-white animated segments in different styles appeal to our fear(s) of the dark.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, suspenseful, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: nightmare, cowardice, dangerous animal, nightmare comes true, bestiality, couples, dangerous attraction, fear, monster, ghost, dog, surrealism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
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Tales from the Darkside (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Tales from the Darkside is an anthology horror TV series created by George A. Romero; it was released in 1984. Similar to Amazing Stories, The Twilight Zone, Night Gallery, The Outer Limits, Tales From The Crypt, and Lee Martin's The Midnight ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, semi serious, surreal, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nightmare comes true, supernatural ability, twists and turns, paranormal activity, nobody believes, mysterious character, supernatural, halloween, zombie, dark humor, the underworld, freak ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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Dream Eater Merry (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Dream Eater Merry is a Japanese action fantasy manga series written and illustrated by Ushiki Yoshitaka. The series is serialized in Houbunsha's seinen manga magazine Manga Time Kirara Forward. The manga was adapted into an anime television ...
Style: exciting, humorous, seinen, emotional, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, parallel world, high school life, youth, demon, life turned upside down, heroes, nightmare comes true, a vision, human host, good versus evil, sleeping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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The Possession of David O'Reilly (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A supernatural shockumentary about a demonic presence in a young couple's home in London.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, psychological, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, couples, deadly creature, losing-it hero, nightmare comes true, couple relations, supernatural power, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, death of protagonist, paranoia, hallucination, demon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
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Unhappy Birthday (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in and around the remote tidal island of Amen, Unhappy Birthday is the fictional story of three outsiders' battles against the twisted morals of an antiquated community. Inspired by British cult classics such as The Wicker Man and Hammer ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, scary ...
Plot: sex scene, island, gay, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, isolation, gay sex, secret place, nightmare comes true, mystery, forces of nature, husband wife relationship, male objectification ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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Haunting of Winchester House (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A family moves in to look after the Winchester mansion for a few months, and soon find themselves terrorized by vengeful spirits. With the help of a paranormal investigator they'll unravel the mystery of the house.
Style: serious, tense, psychological, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, curse, nightmare comes true, estate, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, murder, paranormal investigation, mystery, child in peril, abduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (1989)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alice, having survived the previous installment of the Nightmare series, finds the deadly dreams of Freddy Krueger starting once again. This time, the taunting murderer is striking through the sleeping mind of Alice's unborn child. His ...
Style: slasher, bloody, scary, suspense, bad ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, serial killer, torture, supernatural, vengeance, murder, demon, psycho terror, nightmare comes true, ghost, pregnancy, psychopath ...
Time: 80s, 1940s, year 1992
Place: ohio, usa, midwest
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