Curse movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant curse movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out scary, serious, suspense, suspenseful, psychological and tense films and TV shows about / with curse, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, death, danger, ghost, deadly, vengeance, supernatural power and murder plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Fantasy genres shot in USA, Japan, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as curse: Bag of Bones (2011), Thinner (1996), Deeply (2000), Dark Shadows (2012), Superstition (1982), Practical Magic (1998), Curse of the Nun (2019), The Grudge (2004), Season of the Witch (2011), Ju-on: The Curse (2000).

List of curse movies

 5.7
 9K
Bag of Bones (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 163 min.
TV show
Story: Bestselling novelist Mike Noonan, unable to cope after his wife's sudden death, returns to the couple's lakeside retreat in Maine, where he becomes involved in a custody battle between a young widow and her child's enormously wealthy ...
Style: tense, stylized, atmospheric, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, curse, paranormal activity, supernatural, custody, murder, drowning, writer's life, haunted by the past, mystery, novelist, haunted house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, maine
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 5.7
 30K
Thinner (1996)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A fat Lawyer finds himself growing "Thinner" when an old gypsy man places a hex on him. Now the lawyer must call upon his friends in organized crime to help him persuade the gypsy to lift the curse. Time is running out for the desperate ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, macabre, suspense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: curse, death, legal action, redemption, vengeance, supernatural, weight loss, paranoia, guilt, husband wife relationship, gangsters, corruption ...
Time: 90s
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 5.9
 2K
Deeply (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On Ironbound Island, native Fiona McKay arrives from Europe with her teenage daughter Clair, hoping that the peace of the island will help the girl get over the death of her boyfriend. The girl finds comfort in the company of a visiting American ...
Style: fairy tale, serious, sentimental, atmospheric, touching ...
Plot: curse, island, memory, hopes, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals, starting over, romance, mystery, loner, funeral, writers ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, berlin germany, nova scotia
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 6.2
 263K
Dark Shadows (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Australia, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Vampire Barnabas Collins is inadvertently freed from his tomb and emerges into the very changed world of 1972. He returns to Collinwood Manor to find that his once-grand estate and family have fallen into ruin.
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, humorous, gothic horror, melancholic ...
Plot: vampire, eccentric family, witch, immortality, dark humor, curse, estate, werewolf, old mansion, curses spells and rituals, vampire human love, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 18th century, 1770s, year 1972 ...
Place: new england, maine, usa, england, liverpool
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 5.7
 3K
Superstition (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A witch put to death in 1692 swears vengeance on her persecutors and returns to the present day to punish their descendants.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak, slasher ...
Plot: curse, witchcraft, haunted house, supernatural, witch, old dark house, haunted by the past, vengeance, investigation, urban legend, curses spells and rituals, priest ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new england
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Practical Magic (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sally and Gillian Owens, born into a magical family, have mostly avoided witchcraft themselves. But when Gillian's vicious boyfriend, Jimmy Angelov, dies unexpectedly, the Owens sisters give themselves a crash course in hard magic. With ...
Style: feel good, sincere, sweet, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: witch, curses spells and rituals, witchcraft, small town, magic, supernatural ability, supernatural, curse, love, wizards and magicians, hereditary gift of witchcraft, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, massachusetts
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Curse of the Nun (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A damaged young woman is looking forward to moving to a beautiful new home, but the spirit of a deranged nun wants her to stay right where she is.
Style: macabre, scary, bleak, suspense, rough ...
Plot: curse, nun, altar boy, god or devil, supernatural power, investigation, life & death, evil force, suicide, death, priest, peril ...
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 5.9
 144K
The Grudge (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: American nurse, Karen Davis moves to Tokyo and encounters a vengeful supernatural spirit known as The Grudge that often possesses its victims. When a series of horrifying and mysterious deaths occur – with the spirit passing its curse onto each ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, curse, mystery, murder, suicide, vengeance, family curse, paranormal activity, attic, catatonia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, east asia
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Season of the Witch (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A 14th century Crusader returns with his comrade to a homeland devastated by the Black Plague. The Church commands the two knights to transport a witch to a remote abbey, where monks will perform a ritual in hopes of ending the pestilence.
Style: dark fantasy, gothic horror, gothic, stylized, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: knight, supernatural, good versus evil, legends and myths, witch, monk, curse, witchcraft, inquisition, sword and sorcery, curses spells and rituals, monastery ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: europe
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Ju-on: The Curse (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A teacher visits the house of one of his students after the boy goes missing, only to have a horrifying excuse for his absence from school.
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: haunted house, curse, ghost, murder, afterlife, fear, grudge, supernatural, missing child, mystery, investigation, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Noroi: The Curse (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A documentary filmmaker explores seemingly unrelated paranormal incidents connected by the legend of an ancient demon called the "kagutaba."
Style: scary, tense, serious, disturbing, dark ...
Plot: found footage, curse, investigation, journalist, occult, disappearance, demon, ghost, uncover truth, curses spells and rituals, fear, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 70s
Place: japan, asia, kyoto japan, tokyo
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The Night Before Halloween (2016)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a Halloween prank goes wrong, it unleashes a creature that will hunt each of the participants down and kill them, unless they can figure out how to transfer the curse to someone else.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, bleak, disturbing, scary
Plot: curse, halloween, murder, supernatural power, revenge, violence, death, chase, good versus evil, fear, victim, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
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 6.6
 2K
Dog Eat Dog (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Colombia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the crime world of Colombia, there is an unwritten code. When Víctor and Eusebio, two hoods who bungle a shake-down job, break that code, they unwittingly sign their own death sentence.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: curse, torture, black magic, hotel manager, crimes, vengeance, twins, rivalry, supernatural ability, nightmare, violence, hotel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: colombia
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 6.6
 3K
4bia (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 240 min.
Story: 4bia or Phobia (Thai: สี่แพร่ง or See Prang) is a Horror Anthology. The first segment, "Happiness" is about a lonely girl who corresponded with a stranger over hand phone text messaging and soon discovered something strange ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, suspense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: curse, ghost, black magic, car accident, drowning, woman in danger, vengeance, supernatural, mystery, rivalry, isolation, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand
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 5.5
 77K
Beastly (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A curse transforms a handsome and arrogant young man into everything he detests in this contemporary retelling of Beauty and the Beast. Wealthy Kyle Kingson has everything a teenager could want in life, but he still gets off on humiliating the ...
Style: fairy tale, romantic, modern fairy tale, captivating, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: unlikely couple, romance, fall in love, true love, love, beast, love and romance, teenage love, popularity, high school hunk, physical appearance, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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 6.6
 199K
Drag Me to Hell (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After denying a woman the extension she needs to keep her home, loan officer Christine Brown sees her once-promising life take a startling turn for the worse. Christine is convinced she's been cursed by a Gypsy, but her boyfriend is skeptical. ...
Style: scary, macabre, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: evil, curses spells and rituals, ghost, witch, evil wins, dark humor, life turned upside down, supernatural, heaven and hell, gypsy, curse, obsessive quest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1969, year 2009, 60s ...
Place: los angeles, pasadena california
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 5.3
 693
Dead Europe (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, UK, Greece
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In Greece to scatter his father's ashes, Isaac hears of a curse that hangs over the head of his family. Dismissing the idea, his trip begins to unveil dark truths that forced his father to flee years ago.
Style: serious, thought provoking, realistic, rough, suspense ...
Plot: curse, betrayal, family relations, immigrants, human trafficking, threesome, family secret, society, haunted by the past, on the road, gay interest, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
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 8.6
 19K
Goblin (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Kim Shin is an immortal “goblin,” and has the rather honorable title of being the Protector of Souls. His roommate Wang Yeo also happens to have the equally lofty, if thoroughly opposing, title of Angel of Death, and he acts as the storied grim ...
Style: mysterious, romantic, emotional, humorous
Plot: immortal, destiny, past life, supernatural power, reincarnation, ghost, demon, grim reaper, supernatural, punishment, fiancee, orphan ...
Place: korea
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 7.1
 342K
The Ring (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: It sounded like just another urban legend: A videotape filled with nightmarish images, leading to a phone call foretelling the viewer's death in exactly seven days. As a newspaper reporter, Rachel Keller was naturally skeptical of the story, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, investigation, ghost, life is a bitch, curse, race against time, urban legend, uncover truth, crimes, parents and children, death, journalist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: seattle
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Prisoners of the Ghostland (2021)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the treacherous frontier city of Samurai Town, a ruthless bank robber is sprung from jail by wealthy warlord The Governor, whose adopted granddaughter Bernice has gone missing. The Governor offers the prisoner his freedom in exchange for ...
Style: exciting, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: curse, rescue, investigation, criminal, disappearance, inheritance, heroes, heroic mission, escapades, lone hero, samurai, one man army ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, japan
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 4.3
 2K
Kaw (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On the last working day of Sheriff Wayne, his small town is attacked by blood thirsty ravens that eat human flesh. Meanwhile his wife Cynthia visits a farm where a Mennonite family lives to say farewell to her friend Gretchen and discloses a dark ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: small town, curse, bird attack, diner, countryside, corpse, child in peril, bird, dangerous animal, amish, misfit, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
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The Curse of Sleeping Beauty (2016)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Thomas Kaiser inherits an ancestral mansion that has been in his family for generations — only to learn that he has also inherited an ancient curse stemming back to the Crusades. Forced into his new role as “protector” — the guardian ...
Style: bleak, macabre, brutal, psychological
Audience: teens
Plot: curse, family curse, supernatural, recurring dream, inheritance, estate, mystery, good versus evil, beauty, male protagonist, male female relationship, help ...
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Sadako vs. Kayako (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A girl, Yūri Kurahashi, after watching a cursed videotape together with her friend in a haunted house, becomes trapped in a conflict between the two murderous ghosts: Sadako Yamamura and Kayako Saeki
Style: scary, macabre, dark, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: curse, haunted house, murder, hallucination, ghost, professor, exorcism, college, sacrifice, urban legend, bullying, chase ...
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 4.5
 40K
Rings (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Julia becomes worried about her boyfriend, Holt when he explores the dark urban legend of a mysterious videotape said to kill the watcher seven days after viewing. She sacrifices herself to save her boyfriend and in doing so makes a horrifying ...
Style: atmospheric, surprise ending, scary, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: curse, investigation, death, videotaping, supernatural, nightmare, strangulation, hallucination, demon, destiny, life & death, sex dream ...
Place: new jersey, tokyo
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 4.9
 2K
Meridian (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Catherine Bomarzini returns to the family castle in Italy after her father's death and gets caught in the web of a mysterious love triangle: a man who is at times repulsive, at others enchanting; and a creature of the night whose gentle eyes ...
Style: sexy, gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful, sexual ...
Plot: curse, ghost, monster rape, afterlife, monster, castle, woman in danger, supernatural, love triangle, fall in love, dangerous attraction, destiny ...
Place: italy, europe
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Beauty and the Beast (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Beauty and the Beast is the adaptation of a story by Madame de Villeneuve. Published anonymously in 1740 as La Jeune Américaine et les contes marins, it paints a portrait of Belle, a joyful and touching young girl who falls in love with the Beast, ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, colourful, atmospheric, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: beast, true love, transformation, magic, curse, escapades, imaginary kingdom, love and romance, curses spells and rituals, beautiful scenery, castle, physical appearance ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: europe, france, paris france
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Snakes on a Train (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Under a powerful Mayan curse, snakes are hatched inside a young woman, slowly devouring her from within. Her only chance for survival is a powerful shaman who lives across the border. With only hours to live, she jumps on a train headed for Los ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: curse, snake, train, survival, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, confined, giant snake, characters killed one by one, transformation, human becoming an animal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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The House That Dripped Blood (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Scotland Yard investigator looks into four mysterious cases involving an unoccupied house.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, tense ...
Plot: curse, vampire, haunted house, murder, inspector, wax museum, investigation, ghost, supernatural, psychopath, mystery, witchcraft ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: scotland yard, scotland, europe, england
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 5.0
 49K
The Grudge 2 (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Tokyo, a young woman is exposed to the same mysterious curse that afflicted her sister. The supernatural force, which fills a person with rage before spreading to its next victim, brings together a group of previously unrelated people who attempt ...
Style: scary, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, curse, good versus evil, murder, supernatural, supernatural horror, investigation, crimes, serial killer, hospital, haunted house, ghost story ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tokyo, japan, chicago illinois, asia, usa ...
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Bunshinsaba: Ouija Board (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Yu-jin and her blind mother move to a small village from Seoul. On her first day at the new school, Yu-jin gets picked on by her classmates. Along with other victims of hatred, Yu-jin puts a curse on the four girls tormenting them through a Ouija ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: curse, ghost, vengeance, ouija board, youth, supernatural, rivalry, village, curses spells and rituals, mute or deaf, mysticism, cruelty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
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