Talking to the dead movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant talking to the dead movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, psychological, atmospheric, clever and suspense films and TV shows about / with talking to the dead, death, blood, murder, flashback, husband wife relationship, chase, dog, violence and investigation plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, Mexico, France and other countries.
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talking to the dead movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as talking to the dead: The Sixth Sense (1999), After.Life (2009), Black Panther (2018), Nina Forever (2015), The Conjuring 2 (2016), My Life in Idlewild (2006), Consent (2010), Dexter (2006), Fear No Evil (1981), Last Love (2013).

List of talking to the dead movies

 8.1
 834K
The Sixth Sense (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A psychological thriller about an eight year old boy named Cole Sear who believes he can see into the world of the dead. A child psychologist named Malcolm Crowe comes to Cole to help him deal with his problem, learning that he really can see ghosts ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, supernatural ability, mystery, afterlife, psychic, doctors and patients, untimely death, psychology, death, psychologist, tragic event ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 20th century
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
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 5.9
 34K
After.Life (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Following a terrible car crash, a woman (Christina Ricci) awakes to find an enigmatic mortician (Liam Neeson) preparing her for burial.
Style: mind bending, psychological, bleak, offbeat, twist ending ...
Plot: afterlife, mysterious character, dealing with death, danger, couple relations, mystery, supernatural, talking to the dead, death, life & death, mentor, psychology ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.3
 478K
Black Panther (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: King T'Challa returns home from America to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. However, T'Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne by factions within ...
Style: suspense, futuristic, stylized, intense, surprise ending
Plot: superhero, warrior, king, martial arts, black hero, technology, good versus evil, panther, revenge, loss of father, spy, remote control ...
Time: 1990s, 2010s, future, year 1992
Place: africa, south korea, mine, nigeria, oakland california
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 5.6
 4K
Nina Forever (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Holly loves Rob and tries to help him through his grief – even if it means contending with his dead girlfriend Nina, who comes back, bloody and broken, every time they make love
Style: dark humor, absurd, cynical, sexploitation film
Plot: car accident, suicide attempt, love, sex, haunted by the past, awkward situation, back from the dead, love triangle, sensuality, romantic rivalry, strong female character, rivalry ...
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 7.4
 189K
The Conjuring 2 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
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, suspense, dark ...
Plot: supernatural, demonic possession, haunted house, danger, ghost, riddles and clues, single mother, paranormal investigation, demon, psychic, seance, family in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 2003, year 1977, year 1976
Place: england, london
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My Life in Idlewild (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A musical set in the Prohibition-era American South, where a speakeasy performer and club manager Rooster must contend with gangsters who have their eyes on the club while his piano player and partner Percival must choose between his love, Angel or ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, melancholic, surreal ...
Plot: hip hop, nightclub, mortician, song and dance, talking to the dead, gangsters, jazz, crime, love affair, ambition, crimes, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20s, 30s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: usa
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 6.0
 435
Consent (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A wealthy Manhattan family's inability to cope with the suicide of their eldest daughter sends them into a downward spiral of drugs, alcohol and sexual taboos that threatens to destroy them.
Style: sexual, serious, realistic
Plot: suicide, looking for love, disability, family, alcohol, life is a bitch, love and romance, grief, jealousy, adultery, dysfunctional family, brother sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
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 8.7
 590K
Dexter (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: Dexter is an American television drama series. The series centers on Dexter Morgan, a blood spatter pattern analyst for 'Miami Metro Police Department' who also leads a secret life as a serial killer, hunting down criminals who have ...
Style: captivating, clever, dark humor, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, hidden identity, double life, crimes, crime, vigilantism, right and wrong, police station, corpse, forensics, killings, loner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: miami, florida, usa
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Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An American bartender and his prostitute girlfriend go on a road trip through the Mexican underworld to collect a $1 million bounty on the head of a dead gigolo.
Style: dark humor, bleak, tense, cynical, biting ...
Plot: bounty hunter, gunfight, brutality, revenge, death, murder, on the road, suitcase full of money, prostitute, bartender, vengeance, obsessive quest ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
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A Few Kilos of Dates for a Funeral (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The film is set around three protagonists. Two run a gas station on the outskirts of town, on a road that gets next to no traffic anymore, and so they get next to no customers. They live and work out of a decrepit van on site, its windows covered in ...
Style: atmospheric, talky, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: workplace, gas station, friendship, workplace situations, partners, realism, friends, postman, love, necklace, iranian, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iran
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 4.1
 1K
Fear No Evil (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: High school student turns out to be personification of Lucifer. Two archangels in human form (as women) take him on.
Style: atmospheric, serious, scary, satanic, demonic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, satan, revenge, good versus evil, supernatural, zombie, reincarnation, gory, supernatural ability, vengeance, afterlife, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 1960s
Place: new york
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 6.8
 11K
Last Love (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Belgium, USA, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The film centres on a retired, widowed professor living in Paris who develops a special relationship with a younger French woman.
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious, emotional ...
Plot: estrangement, suicidal, suicide attempt, golden years, friendship, elderly, friends, parents and children, hopes, family relations, loneliness, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, brussels, belgium, europe, paris france
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The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A 12-year-old cartographer secretly leaves his family's ranch in Montana where he lives with his cowboy father and scientist mother and travels across the country on board a freight train to receive an award at the Smithsonian Institute.
Style: touching, stylized, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: prodigy, train, adventure, family, cowboy, on the road, young heroes, parents and children, farm, eccentric family, escapades, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: montana, usa, cross country, chicago illinois, washington d.c.
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Strangler vs Strangler (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When it comes to crime, Belgrade is same as any other modern metropolis, except for having its own serial killers. That blank is filled when a flower salesman begins strangling women. A popular, but very disturbed rock star soon becomes ...
Style: dark humor
Plot: rock concert, carnation, ear, police investigation, serial killer, strangulation, blood, telepathy, anonymous letter, psychopathic killer, rock singer, radio station ...
Place: yugoslavia, belgrade
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 5.9
 56
Panic (1966)
Genre: Horror, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three tales of horror, isolation and insanity set in Mexico.
Plot: insanity, survival, forest, doll, male objectification, science, death of child, campfire, loss of wife, widower, accidental killing, race against time ...
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 6.2
 132K
Ocean's 8 (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Debbie Ocean, a criminal mastermind, gathers a crew of seven other female thieves to pull off the heist of the century at New York's annual Met Gala.
Style: exciting, tense, intense, clever
Plot: women, heist, perfect crime, partners, partners in crime, friends, jewelry, jewel thief, escapades, group of criminals, outsmarting, cons and scams ...
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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 4.8
 3K
Iceman (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, History, Sci-Fi
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the Ming Dynasty, there lives four orphans, Ying, Sao, Yuanlong and Niehu. Raised in Taoyuan Village, the four are as closed as brothers. Their exceptional martial arts skills allows them to reach the highest rank within the imperial guards. ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, time travel, magic, samurai, impersonating a police officer, police uniform stolen, master warrior, adventure, one man army, changing the past or future, righting the wronged, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, hong kong, india, japan, china
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 6.2
 37K
Idle Hands (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Anton is a cheerful but exceedingly non-ambitious 17-year-old stoner who lives to stay buzzed, watch TV, and moon over Molly, the beautiful girl who lives next door. However, it turns out that the old cliché about idle hands being the devil's ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, realistic, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, priestess, zombie, attic, halloween, slasher, androids and robots, deadly creature, ghost, supernatural, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: utah
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 6.1
 7K
Body Bags (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three tales are told, each one increasingly terrifying. The first tells the story of a woman being stalked by an axe-weilding maniac. The second is the story of a man who pays the ultimate price for a beautiful head of hair. The final tale shows ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: clinic, serial killer, hair loss, anthology, baseball, investigation, obsession, murder, psychopath, transplant, slasher, gory ...
Time: 90s
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The Corpse Grinders (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: When the Lotus Cat Food Company finds itself in financial trouble, the owners decide to find a new, cheap source of meat -- the local graveyard. Only one problem -- soon cats develop a taste for human flesh, and tabbies are tearing out throats all ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, scary
Plot: cat, deadly creature, gory, slasher, zombie, plague, crimes, deadly, supernatural, dangerous animal, mute or deaf, pets ...
Time: 70s
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 5.8
 3K
Storm (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 110 min.
Story: DD is a smug fellow, almost 30 years of age, who can manage all by himself. At least that's what he thinks. However, a strange woman - Lova - enters his life, hunted by evil men who want to hurt her. Against his will, DD is forced into a series ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: on the run, good versus evil, gory, time travel, adventure, journalism, siblings relations, chases and races, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry ...
Place: europe, sweden
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 8.7
 109K
Six Feet Under (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: A darkly comic look at members of a dysfunctional L.A. family that run a funeral business.  When death is your business, what is your life? For the Fisher family, the world outside of their family-owned funeral home continues to be at least as ...
Style: dark humor, psychological, emotional, surreal, tense ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, funeral home, dealing with death, hopes, drugs/alcohol, death, self discovery, sibling relationship, gays and lesbians, family secret, couple relations, family business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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That Man from Rio (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Farce, spy spoof, and adventure. Swarthy thieves ignore jewels to steal an Amazon figurine from the Museum of Man in Paris' Trocadero Palace and kidnap the world's authority on the lost Maltec civilization. Cut to Agnes, the daughter of a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, exciting
Plot: kidnapping, spy, treasure hunt, soldier, adventure, nothing goes right, crimes, farce, ancient, artifact, jungle, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, paris france
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Shades of Fern (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on the only extensive prose work by the surrealist painter Josef Capek, Shades of Fern most resembles the philosophical fairy tales and fables of Josef’s older brother, the legendary Czech novelist and playwright Karel Capek. Two young ...
Plot: poem, on the run, male friendship, gay subtext, murder, pointing a gun on someone, criminal as protagonist, murder by shooting, cave, nightmare, egocentrism, priest ...
Time: 1920s
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Future Schlock (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a future time when middle-class, Stepford-type suburbanites have triumphed over individualists and non-conformists and made them prisoner, two vanquished but not defeated non-conformists carry on the fight as best they can.
Style: avant garde
Plot: pub, resistance, middle class, government, lobster, female nudity, sex, blackmail, sex scene, impostor, press conference, live performance ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: melbourne australia, australia
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The Dead Talk Back (1993)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A psychic researcher attempts to solve a murder by using a radio that enables him to speak with the dead.
Style: based on supposedly true story, surprise ending
Plot: musician, newspaper, police, confession, murder, teapot, suspect, parking lot, interrogation, police car, pantyhose, death ...
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 4.5
 2K
Double Down (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An edgy action thriller set in Las Vegas during a terrorist attack. A genius computer loner takes control of the city and the attack as he fights with his fits of overwhelming depression and obsessions with love and death.
Plot: rogue agent, hacking, laptop, secret agent, latex gloves, male nudity, skinny dipping, assassination, blood, healing power, buttocks, computer ...
Place: las vegas
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 7.6
 313
Legend Quest (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Mexico
Story: When an evil force threatens his village, a gifted teen who can talk to ghosts puts his skills to good use, one legend at a time.
Plot: quest, ghost, mythology, reboot, shaman, skull, supernatural, talking to the dead
Time: 1800s
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Christmas with Tucker (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: While coming to terms with his dad's recent passing in a tractor accident, 13-year-old George McCray is living with his grandparents on their Kansas farm. George misses his mom, Jill, who has moved to Minnesota to deal with her grief, but there ...
Plot: dog, grandfather, grief, reunion, grandmother, grandparents, power of love, death of father, farmhouse, human animal relationship, grandparent grandchild relationship, snowing ...
Time: 2010s
Place: minnesota, kansas
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 5.6
 694
Alena (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Alena’s life is far from simple. When she arrives at her new elite boarding school, Filippa and the other girls start to harass her. But Alena’s best friend Josefin won’t let her take anymore beating. If she won’t strike back, Josefin will ...
Style: ambiguous ending
Plot: bully, school, lgbt, bedroom, falling to death, throat slitting, blood splatter, stabbed in the stomach, bloody spray, unreliable flashback, lacrosse, female bully ...
Place: sweden
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