Ritual sacrifice movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant ritual sacrifice movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, scary, rough, macabre and disturbing films and TV shows about / with ritual sacrifice, murder, ritual, blood, danger, cult, human sacrifice, brutality, death and sacrifice plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as ritual sacrifice: Kill List (2011), The Devil Rides Out (1968), Suspiria (2018), A Woman Possessed (1975), Bad Blood (2012), Grace's Room (2016), The Legacy of the Bones (2019), Girls with Balls (2018), Death of Me (2020), Muse (2017).

List of ritual sacrifice movies

 6.4
 38K
Kill List (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Nearly a year after a botched job, a hitman takes a new assignment with the promise of a big payoff for three killings. What starts off as an easy task soon unravels, sending the killer into the heart of darkness.
Style: disturbing, psychological, tense, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: hitman, ritual sacrifice, brutality, ex soldier, priest, crimes, crime, danger, deadly, marital problem, violence spree, cult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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The Devil Rides Out (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The powers of good are pitted against the forces of evil as the Duc de Richelieu wrestles with the charming but deadly Satanist, Mocata, for the soul of his friend. Mocata has the knowledge and the power to summon the forces of darkness and, as the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, suspense, dark ...
Plot: supernatural, ritual sacrifice, occult, black magic, satanism, coven, danger, curses spells and rituals, psychopath, rivalry, giant spider, kidnapping ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s, 80s
Place: england, europe
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 6.7
 67K
Suspiria (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A young ballet dancer travels to a prestigious dance academy in Europe, only to discover it is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of increasingly grisly murders.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, touching, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: ritual sacrifice, dead woman, ballet, corporal punishment, good versus evil, mysterious event, paranormal phenomena, dance performance, psychotherapist, curse, witchcraft, choreography ...
Time: 70s, year 1948, year 1943, year 1977, post world war two
Place: berlin germany, west berlin west germany, ohio, east berlin east germany, east berlin
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A Woman Possessed (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Laurent, a seemingly normal young man, is looking to join a witches’ sect that resides in a forest near his house. The only thing is Laurent’s wife Aline also needs to join the sect in order to complete his initiation. Aline is understandably ...
Style: suspense, bleak, rough, scary, psychotronic
Plot: witch, ritual sacrifice, ritual, possession, occult, rape, humiliation, torture, witchcraft, sect, exploitation, pagan ...
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 5.6
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Bad Blood (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Bad Blood...The Hunger! For several College Students embarked on a summer of sun and fun find that their adventure turns eerily Macabre when dark and ancient forces propel them into a sinister Enclave peopled by Human, Night-Stalking, Ravenous, ...
Style: macabre, suspense, rough, scary, slasher ...
Plot: trapped, forbidden love, murder, insanity, young love, human sacrifice, flesh eating, summer vacation, ritual sacrifice, stranded, sect, supernatural power ...
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 6.1
 63
Grace's Room (2016)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Billie, a twenty something burnout, is tasked with house-sitting for her aunt and uncle, but after inviting some friends over, becomes convinced her teenage cousin Grace has stolen a notebook containing her latest screenplay. While hunting for the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: human sacrifice, ritual sacrifice, cult, ritual, friends, demon, friend, goat, gunfight, murder, characters in danger, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Legacy of the Bones (2019)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Inspector Amaia Salazar must return to the Baztan valley in order to solve a series of suicides that seem to follow a similar pattern.
Plot: tomb, serial killer, mystery, superstition, schizophrenia, murder, psychiatrist, ritual sacrifice, judge, cemetery, legend, nightmare ...
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Girls with Balls (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 77 min.
Story: All girls volley ball team The Falcons end up stranded in the middle of nowhere after their mini-van breaks down. Little do they know they landed in degenerate hunters' territory and the hunt is on. Thus begins a very long night where they must ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, idiotic, weird, splatter
Plot: volleyball, girl gang, forest, survival, ritual sacrifice, hunted, danger, teenage life, sacrifice, brutality, deadly, youth ...
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 4.4
 5K
Death of Me (2020)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Thailand
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A couple on holiday on a remote South Pacific island awaken one morning with a hang over and no recollection of what transpired. When playing back a video of the previous night, they see they participated in a local ritual that somehow ends with him ...
Style: suspense, macabre, suspenseful, twists and turns, scary
Plot: snake, ritual sacrifice, hallucination, american tourist, spiked drink, typhoon, strangulation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, travel, uncover truth, vacation, murder ...
Place: thailand
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 5.4
 3K
Muse (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Ireland, Belgium, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Samuel Salomon, a literature professor, has been off work for almost a year after the tragic death of his girlfriend. Samuel has been suffering from a recurring nightmare in which a woman is brutally murdered in a strange ritual. Suddenly, the same ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, tense, psychological
Plot: sex scene, ritual sacrifice, poetry, death, muse, supernatural, good versus evil, crimes, murder, investigation, brutality, husband wife relationship ...
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 4.5
 63
Blood Symbol (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Centuries ago, the monks of the Cult of the Blood Symbol went searching for their "chosen one" whose blood, they believed, would make them immortal. Olam, the only living survivor of the cult, finally finds his intended victim in Tracy ...
Style: slasher
Plot: ritual sacrifice, occult ritual, baseball, blood drinking, cemetery, occult, supernatural, stalker, dagger, stabbed in the leg, swing, school ...
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 4.2
 2K
Pernicious (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It was supposed to be an adventure of a lifetime as three young girls spend the summer in Thailand. But their adventure quickly becomes a nightmare when the trio unleashes the spirit of a murdered child with only one thing on her mind - revenge.
Style: exciting, rough, bleak, suspenseful, slasher
Plot: ghost, dismemberment, curse, revenge, danger, friendship, vacation, murder, haunted by the past, murder mystery, witch, reincarnation ...
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 4.8
 4K
Itsy Bitsy (2019)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A family moves into a secluded mansion where they soon find themselves being targeted by an entity taking the form of a giant spider.
Style: dark, atmospheric, macabre, suspenseful
Plot: giant spider, spider, single mother, ritual sacrifice, mysticism, rite, children, disability, mansion, blood, shaman, relic ...
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 6.4
 221
Szadz (2020)
Genre: Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: A young girl is murdered near Opole. Terrifying body mutilations and marks left in place indicate ritual murder. The matter is being dealt with by Commissioner Agnieszka Polkowska. Due to the extraordinary cruelty of the crime and the suspicion that ...
Style: disturbing, tense, suspense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure
Plot: murder investigation, murder, murder mystery, investigation, uncover truth, religious fanatic, serial killer, religions or cults, homicide detective, killing spree, danger, power relations ...
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 1.9
 820
The Taking (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Two strangers must discover a way to escape a sinister family who wishes to sacrifice their souls to an evil presence.
Style: suspense, macabre, scary, rough
Plot: escape, survival, sacrifice, trap, life philosophy, danger, youth, merciless, ritual sacrifice, near death experience, brutality, murder ...
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The Pale Door (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Dalton gang escape to a nearby town after a train robbery goes south, but they are met by a coven of witches with sinister plans for the unsuspecting outlaws.
Style: suspense, scary, captivating, bleak
Plot: cowboy, brothel, occult, outlaw gang, witch, train robbery, church, train, violence, sex scene, ritual sacrifice, cult ...
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The Other Lamb (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Ireland, Belgium, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A haunting and nightmarish tale that tells the story of Selah, a young girl born into a repressive cult known as the Flock. The members of the Flock – all women and female children– live in a rural compound, and are led by one man, known only as ...
Style: enigmatic, rough, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: teenage sexuality, polygamy, cult, sadistic psychopath, female protagonist, religious cult, forest, brutality, woman, cult leader, isolation, sacrifice ...
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The Crimson Rivers (2018)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, Germany
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Old-school police detective Pierre Niemans and his former student Camille Delaunay tackle complex, brutal murder cases.
Style: enigmatic, psychological, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: serial killer, police detective, adaptation, murder investigation, discovering a dead body, murder, police, secret society, policewoman, partners, religious sect, relationships ...
Place: france
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 5.1
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Skull (2020)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of an ancient mask that possesses the human form to commit visceral sacrifices of vengeance for the incarnation of its God.
Style: slasher, scary, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: possession, masked killer, revenge, vengeance, human sacrifice, blood, murder, brutality, policewoman, gore, violence, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brazil
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 1.8
 2K
12/12/12 (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When baby Sebastian is born on 12/12/12 everyone around him starts to die. Soon, his mother realizes that her son is the spawn of Hell.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: prophecy, murder, supernatural ability, parents and children, supernatural, good versus evil, danger, babies and infants, destiny, birth, antichrist, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Reincarnate (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A dying lawyer belonging to a cult, seeks to be reincarnated through a young artist with the ritual involving the sacrifice of a virgin.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: cat, ritual, reincarnation, virgin, ritual sacrifice, sculptor, lawyer, memory, brain
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 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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The League Of Five (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of mexican super heroes decide to join forces to combat the forces of evil.
Style: light, captivating, feel good, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: superhero, ghost, superhero team, skeleton, imaginary, master villain, friendship, unlikely friendships, super villain, young heroes, monster, heroes ...
Place: mexico, mexico city
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 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
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 4.2
 513
Blood Sabbath (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A coven of witches captures a young man traveling through the woods. He gets involved in a power struggle between a beautiful witch and the evil queen who heads the coven.
Style: suspense, scary, bleak, captivating
Plot: coven, witch, human sacrifice, curse, ritual, occult, nymph, convention, stabbed in the belly, seductress, sabbath, throat slitting ...
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 4.1
 166
Cannibal Taboo (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Cannibal Taboo tells the story of Janet, a young woman raised in the wilds of Africa who is rescued by explorer Cliff Hendricks. When Cliff contracts a rare blood disease, Janet must leave her jungle ways to care for her husband and their four ...
Style: sexploitation film, surprise ending
Plot: cult, exploitation, dysfunctional family, overbearing mother, domineering mother, human sacrifice, mother son incest, cannibal, brother sister sex, sex with mother, axe, female full frontal nudity ...
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Mind, Body & Soul (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young girl innocently attends a satanic coven's rituals, and is thrown in jail, where she is beaten, abused and raped.
Plot: car accident, frame up, women's prison, pentagram, human sacrifice, devil, secret society, satanic cult, car chase, assassin, devil worship, religious cult ...
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Urotsukidôji II: Legend of the Demon Womb (1993)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this sequel to Urotsukidoji: Legend of the Overfiend, the unbelievable sexual violence of the Overfiend and his cohorts from Hell continues to wreak havoc on the earth. Who can stop this relentless onslaught?
Style: hentai, macabre, biting, saga, suspense ...
Plot: double penetration, demon, monster rape, ripping clothes, threat, sole survivor, demolished city, strength, sex in car, injury, experiment gone awry, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 1940s
Place: berlin germany
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Night of the Seagulls (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Knight Templars return in this fourth installment of the Blind Dead seris. On this outing, the Templars haunt a fishing village, where they rise seven nights every seven years to claim their sacrificial offerings in return for the safety of the ...
Style: atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Plot: zombie, village, revenge, murder, torture, undead, tomb, graphic violence, ocean, religions or cults, ocean or sea, gory ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, spain
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Jack the Ripper (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 190 min.
TV show
Story: Jack the Ripper was a 1988 two-part television movie/mini-series portraying a fictionalized account of the hunt for Jack The Ripper, the killer responsible for the Whitechapel murders of 1888. The series coincided with the 100th anniversary of the ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: jack the ripper, serial killer, murder, mystery, megalomaniac, crime, multiple suspects, mortician, police detective, crimes, danger, track down ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1880s
Place: scotland yard, england, london, europe, east end london
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