Sacrifice movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant sacrifice movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, serious, psychological, scary and tense films and TV shows about / with sacrifice, death, murder, danger, supernatural, violence, blood, brutality, dialogue and catastrophe plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as sacrifice: The Passion of the Christ (2004), The Ritual (2017), The Host (2006), Midsommar (2019), The Babysitter (2017), Truth or Dare (2018), Eyes Wide Shut (1999), Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013), Apocalypto (2006), The Reaping (2007).

List of sacrifice movies

The Passion of the Christ (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: "The Passion of the Christ" is a film about the last 12 hours in the life of Jesus. Director Mel Gibson received much criticism from critics and audiences for his explicit depiction of and focus on violence and on christs suffering, ...
Style: biblical, factual, rough, bleak, epic ...
Plot: christianity, jesus christ, betrayal, jesus, religion, suffering, life philosophy, religions or cults, bible, torture, sacrifice, roman ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, 30s, 1930s
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem
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 6.3
 84K
The Ritual (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of college friends reunite for a trip to the forest, but encounter a menacing presence in the woods that's stalking them.
Style: enigmatic, tense, psychological, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: lost in the woods, supernatural horror, ritual, paganism, guilt, forest, supernatural, hiking, norse mythology, witchcraft, monster, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 112K
The Host (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Gang-du is a dim-witted man working at his father's tiny snack bar near the Han River. One day, Gang-du's one and only daughter Hyun-seo comes back from school irritated. She is angry at her uncle, Nam-il, who visited her school as her ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, beast, sacrifice, deadly creature, giant, supernatural, family in danger, trapped, quarantine, toxic, danger, snow ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2000, year 2006, 2000s
Place: seoul, korea, south korea, asia
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 245K
Midsommar (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 148 min.
Story: A young couple travels to Sweden to visit their friend’s rural hometown and attend its mid-summer festival. What begins as an idyllic retreat quickly descends into an increasingly violent and bizarre competition at the hands of a pagan cult.
Style: brutal, enigmatic, rough, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: ritual, paganism, hallucinogenic drug, sacrifice, magic mushroom, community, religious cult, cult, incest, pagan, death, blood ...
Time: 2010s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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 6.3
 79K
The Babysitter (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Cole stays up past his bedtime, he discovers that his hot babysitter is part of a Satanic cult that will stop at nothing to keep him quiet.
Style: exciting, tense, suspense, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: blood, corpse, sacrifice, slasher killer, satanic ritual, murder, book, bully, teenager, dark humor, characters killed one by one, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 5.2
 51K
Truth or Dare (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A harmless game of "Truth or Dare" among friends turns deadly when someone—or something—begins to punish those who tell a lie—or refuse the dare.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, bleak, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: truth or dare, supernatural horror, group of friends, game, danger, survival, murder, characters killed one by one, rivalry, college, manipulation, demon ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, mexico, tokyo, london, big ben london ...
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 7.4
 316K
Eyes Wide Shut (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 159 min.
Story: After Dr. Bill Hartford's wife, Alice, admits to having sexual fantasies about a man she met, Bill becomes obsessed with having a sexual encounter. He discovers an underground sexual group and attends one of their meetings -- and quickly ...
Style: sexual, psychological, neo noir, sexy, surreal ...
Plot: orgy, erotic thriller, explicit sex, strong sexual content, sexuality, sex party, sexual fantasy, human nature, sex orgy, sex, disguise, lust ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, seattle washington, manhattan new york city ...
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Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After getting a taste for blood as children, Hansel and Gretel have become the ultimate vigilantes, hell-bent on retribution. Now, unbeknownst to them, Hansel and Gretel have become the hunted, and must face an evil far greater than witches... their ...
Style: dark fantasy, exciting, fairy tale, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, witch, good versus evil, adventure, bounty hunter, black magic, witch hunt, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, siblings relations, witches, danger ...
Is relevant ?
 7.8
 298K
Apocalypto (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico, UK
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Set in the Mayan civilization, when a man's idyllic presence is brutally disrupted by a violent invading force, he is taken on a perilous journey to a world ruled by fear and oppression where a harrowing end awaits him. Through a twist of fate ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, harsh, tense, serious ...
Plot: survival, tribe, slavery, chase, manhunt, native, adventure, death, solar eclipse, warrior, prophecy, jungle ...
Time: ancient history, 16th century
Place: central america, mexico
Is relevant ?
 5.6
 43K
The Reaping (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Katherine Morrissey, a former Christian missionary, lost her faith after the tragic deaths of her family. Now she applies her expertise to debunking religious phenomena. When a series of biblical plagues overrun a small town, Katherine arrives to ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: supernatural, apocalypse, river, occult, save the world, swamp, miraculous event, curses spells and rituals, small town, sacrifice, investigation, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, egypt
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 221K
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, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, gothic ...
Plot: witch, supernatural, witchcraft, wilderness, curses spells and rituals, family relations, parents and children, family in danger, imaginary, religion, black magic, guilt ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: new england, usa, new hampshire
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The Skeleton Key (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A hospice nurse working at a spooky New Orleans plantation home finds herself entangled in a mystery involving the house's dark past.
Style: surprise ending, twist ending, macabre, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: voodoo, occult, ghost, black magic, supernatural horror, attic, ritual, plot twist, paralysis, rite, soul transference, spell ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: new orleans, louisiana
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 7.5
 75K
The Wicker Man (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Police sergeant Neil Howie is called to an island village in search of a missing girl whom the locals claim never existed. Stranger still, however, are the rituals that take place there.
Style: cult film, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Plot: cult, ritual, investigation, island, virgin, foreskin, sacrifice, trap, paganism, disappearance, society, mystery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: scotland, europe, united kingdom, scottish highlands
Is relevant ?
 5.3
 122K
Jennifer's Body (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A newly possessed cheerleader turns into a killer who specializes in offing her male classmates. Can her best friend put an end to the horror?
Style: sexy, sexual, scary, satirical, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: seductress, dark humor, teenagers, supernatural, succubus, female killer, satanic ritual, high school, curses spells and rituals, demon, small town, demons ...
Time: 80s
Place: minnesota
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 24K
Caprica (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set 58 years before Battlestar Galactica, Caprica follows two rival families - the Graystones and the Adamas - as they grow, compete, and thrive in the vibrant world of the peaceful 12 Colonies, living in a society close to our own. Entangled in the ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: artificial intelligence, outer space, sacrifice, androids and robots, man versus machine, danger, escapades, family life, fate of humanity, alien planet, future dystopia, surgery ...
Time: future
Is relevant ?
 3.0
 950
Cult (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: While researching a local cult, four college students uncover the existence of a supernatural power that may take their lives...and their souls.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, scary
Plot: college, suicide, sacrifice, cult, supernatural, psychopath, gory, religions or cults, danger, ancient mystery, deadly, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
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Curse of the Crimson Altar (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When his brother disappears, Robert Manning pays a visit to the remote country house he was last heard from. While his host is outwardly welcoming - and his niece more demonstrably so - Manning detects a feeling of menace in the air with the legend ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: witchcraft, witch, old dark house, sacrifice, virgin, supernatural, reincarnation, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, femme fatale, danger, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 60s
Place: england
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The Masque of the Red Death (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Satan-worshiper Prince Prospero invites the local nobility to his castle for protection against an oncoming plague, the Red Death. He orders his guests to attend a masked ball and, amidst an atmosphere of debauchery and depravity, notices the entry ...
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, serious, macabre ...
Plot: plague, satanism, murder, village, prince, revenge, tragic villain, sacrifice, supernatural, good versus evil, mystery, deadly ...
Time: middle ages
Place: italy, europe
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 7.5
 169K
The Abyss (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A civilian oil rig crew is recruited to conduct a search and rescue effort when a nuclear submarine mysteriously sinks. One diver soon finds himself on a spectacular odyssey 25,000 feet below the ocean's surface where he confronts a mysterious ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, serious, cerebral ...
Plot: underwater, ufo, ocean, first contact, space and aliens, submarine, sea, heroic mission, alien encounter, ocean or sea, underwater scene, survival ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 20K
Titus (1999)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Titus Andronicus returns from the wars and sees his sons and daughters taken from him, one by one. Shakespeare's goriest and earliest tragedy.
Style: rough, captivating, serious, harsh, stylized ...
Plot: sacrifice, head of state, state affairs, war, violence spree, life is a bitch, society, goth, brutality, betrayal, nudity (full frontal - brief), cannibalism ...
Time: ancient history, 1930s
Place: rome italy, europe, italy
Is relevant ?
 8.7
 72K
Dragon Ball Z (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Dragon Ball Z is a Japanese animated television series produced by Toei Animation. Dragon Ball Z is the sequel to the Dragon Ball anime and adapts the last 26 volumes of the original 42 volume Dragon Ball manga series created by Akira Toriyama The ...
Style: serious, humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: dragon, martial arts, friendship, alien encounter, magical, alien, transformation, sacrifice, good versus evil, heroes, save the world, obsessive quest ...
Time: future
Place: japan
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The Seventh Sign (1988)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Abby is a pregnant woman with a curious new boarder in the apartment over her garage. Turns out he's heaven-sent and is speeding along the Apocalypse by bloodying rivers, egging on plagues and following scripture word for word.
Style: biblical, bleak, scary, serious, psychological ...
Plot: apocalypse, christianity, supernatural, pregnancy, prophecy, sacrifice, destiny, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, clergy, religions or cults, worldwide chaos ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: haiti, nicaragua, israel, vatican, venice california ...
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Ghost in the Graveyard (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A small town comes under the thumb of Martha, a ghost who returns to haunt the children who witnessed her death during a "game" of Ghost in the Graveyard as young children.
Style: demonic, suspense, psychological, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: witch, nun, revenge, ghost, sacrifice, devil, childhood, supernatural, spirit, friend, murder, nightmare ...
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The Mummy Lives (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An Egyptian noble, sentenced to death for a forbidden affair, returns from the grave 3,000 years later and becomes obsessed with a woman whom he thinks is the reincarnation of his dead lover.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: mummy, obsessive quest, sacrifice, reincarnation, heroic mission, supernatural, good versus evil, dealing with death, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature, deadly, danger ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt
Is relevant ?
 5.6
 90K
The Box (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Norma and Arthur Lewis, a suburban couple with a young child, receive a simple wooden box as a gift, which bears fatal and irrevocable consequences. A mysterious stranger delivers the message that the box promises to bestow upon its owner $1 million ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: moral dilemma, conspiracy, gift, human nature, murder, experiment, mystery, button, sacrifice, decision, money, under the surface ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: virginia, usa, langley virginia
Is relevant ?
 3.8
 1K
The Mine (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five school friends seek adventure on Halloween night in an abandoned, haunted mine, only to find to their horror that the ghostly rumors may be true as they fight for survival.
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, sacrifice, paranormal activity, survival, danger, confined, youth, adventurer, trapped, halloween, pursuit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 293K
Seven Pounds (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An IRS agent with a fateful secret embarks on an extraordinary journey of redemption by forever changing the lives of seven strangers.
Style: touching, sad, emotional, compassionate, sentimental ...
Plot: redemption, depression, life philosophy, self sacrifice, fall in love, life changing experience, true love, hopes, tragic event, sacrifice, secret, vegetarian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, united states
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Children of the Corn (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A boy preacher named Isaac goes to a town in Nebraska called Gatlin and gets all the children to murder every adult in town.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense, slasher ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: killer child, cult, small town, murder, human sacrifice, preacher, good versus evil, cornfield, sacrifice, isolation, children, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
Place: nebraska, usa, iowa
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Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, captivating, semi serious, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural power, fight scenes, team, super villain, supervillain, superhero, super powers, magic, invasion, super strength, teenage superhero, end of the world ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, scotland, africa, manhattan new york city, new york
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 16K
The Empty Man (2020)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa, UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: After a group of teens from a small Midwestern town begin to mysteriously disappear, the locals believe it is the work of an urban legend known as The Empty Man. As a retired cop investigates and struggles to make sense of the stories, he discovers ...
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, tense, neo noir ...
Plot: occult, cult, investigation, sacrifice, sect, creature, sex scene, teenager, suicide, bridge, lovecraftian, danger ...
Place: missouri
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