Occult movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant occult movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out scary, suspenseful, weird, serious, atmospheric and cult film films and TV shows about / with occult, supernatural, suspense, danger, murder, supernatural power, demon, witch, devil and death plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as occult: A Dark Song (2016), The Ninth Gate (1999), To the Devil a Daughter (1976), The Empty Man (2020), Constantine (2005), The Skeleton Key (2005), The Possession of Michael King (2014), Chemical Wedding (2008), Pyewacket (2017), Southbound (2015).

List of occult movies

 6.2
 19K
A Dark Song (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A determined young woman and a damaged occultist risk their lives and souls to perform a dangerous ritual that will grant them what they want.
Style: exciting, disturbing, suspenseful, art house, spooky ...
Plot: occult, ritual, black magic, suspense, occult ritual, angel, supernatural, female protagonist, magic, isolated house, desperation, demon ...
Place: ireland, wales
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 6.7
 187K
The Ninth Gate (1999)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Spain, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An all-expenses-paid international search for a rare copy of the book, 'The Nine Gates of the Shadow Kingdom' brings an unscrupulous book dealer deep into a world of murder, double-dealing and satanic worship.
Style: gothic, dark, satanic, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: occult, supernatural, devil, investigation, collector, obsession, secret society, chase, curses spells and rituals, murder, satanism, artifact ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, paris france, france, spain, south of france ...
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To the Devil a Daughter (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An American occult novelist battles to save the soul of a young girl from a group of Satanists, led by an excommunicated priest, who plan on using her as the representative of the Devil on Earth.
Style: scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: occult, ritual, satanism, afterlife, satanist, cult, deal with the devil, demon, ghost, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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 6.2
 32K
The Empty Man (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa, France
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, tense, suspenseful, slasher, scary ...
Plot: occult, suspense, supernatural, suicide, sacrifice, cult, investigation, teenager, death, riddles and clues, legend, cosmic horror ...
Time: year 1995, 2010s, year 2019, 90s
Place: missouri, himalaya
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 7.0
 354K
Constantine (2005)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: John Constantine has literally been to Hell and back. When he teams up with a policewoman to solve the mysterious suicide of her twin sister, their investigation takes them through the world of demons and angels that exists beneath the landscape of ...
Style: dark fantasy, gothic, stylized, dark, mind bending ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, demon, angel, good versus evil, devil, suspense, occult, hell, tough guy, mysticism, suicide, supernatural ability ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mexico
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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: twist ending, surprise ending, suspenseful, gothic, mysterious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, plot twist, occult, voodoo, witchcraft, supernatural horror, twists and turns, suspense, ritual, black magic, macabre, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: new orleans, louisiana
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The Possession of Michael King (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The film tells the story of documentary filmmaker Michael King (Shane Johnson), who doesn’t believe in God or the Devil. Following the sudden death of his wife, Michael decides to make his next film about the search for the existence of the ...
Style: dark, scary, serious, suspenseful, spooky ...
Plot: demonic possession, occult, satanic ritual, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, found footage, demon, cemetery, self destructing, dealing with death, filmmaking, paranormal activity ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Chemical Wedding (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A shy, stuttering professor brings satanist Aleister Crowley back to life.
Style: scary, serious, slasher, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: occult, satanism, voyeurism, curse, religions or cults, reincarnation, death, magic, supernatural ability, supernatural, experiment gone awry, wedding ...
Time: 90s, 1940s
Place: england, europe
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 5.8
 10K
Pyewacket (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A frustrated, angry teenage girl awakens something in the woods when she naively performs an occult ritual to evoke a witch to kill her mother.
Style: scary, suspenseful, captivating, atmospheric, post-horror ...
Plot: occult, black magic, ritual, witch, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, suspense, curse, forest, devil worship, murder, supernatural ...
Place: canada
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 5.9
 20K
Southbound (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The film contains five stories set on desolate stretches of a desert highway. Two men on the run from their past, a band on its way to a gig, a man struggling to get home, a brother in search of his long-lost sister and a family on vacation are ...
Style: disturbing, slasher, psychological, dark, tense ...
Plot: desert, occult, murder, monster, supernatural, macabre, suspense, highway, home invasion, survival, occult ritual, masked killer ...
Place: arizona
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All the Colors of the Dark (1972)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jane lives in London with her boyfriend Richard. Her mother was murdered when she was young, she recently lost a baby in a car crash and she's plagued by nightmares of a knife-wielding man. Richard thinks that the cure is vitamins, while ...
Style: gothic, scary, disturbing, slasher, sadistic ...
Plot: occult, murder, cult, obsession, erotica, mind game, mysterious character, investigation, woman in danger, psychopath, haunted by the past, pregnancy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971
Place: europe, england, london, united kingdom
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 6.4
 98K
The Craft (1996)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Catholic school newcomer falls in with a clique of teen witches who wield their powers against all who dare to cross them -- be they teachers, rivals or meddlesome parents.
Style: gothic, scary, dark, suspenseful, light ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, kids, girls' night, teen drama ...
Plot: witch, magic, supernatural, high school, witchcraft, black magic, friendship, goth, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, occult, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, san francisco
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The Devil Rides Out (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 96 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: scary, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, dark ...
Plot: black magic, occult, supernatural, suspense, coven, zombie, serial killer, satanism, curses spells and rituals, psychopath, rivalry, cult ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 1930s, year 1929, 80s
Place: england, europe
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The Night House (2020)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Reeling from the unexpected death of her husband, Beth is left alone in the lakeside home he built for her. Soon she begins to uncover her recently deceased husband's disturbing secrets.
Style: atmospheric, disturbing, psychological, dark, slasher ...
Plot: demonic possession, occult, suspense, forest, suicide, ghost, widow, depressed woman, female protagonist, afterlife, dark secret, secret ...
Place: new york state
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The Haunting in Connecticut (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the Campbell family moves to upstate Connecticut, they soon learn that their charming Victorian home has a disturbing history: not only was the house a transformed funeral parlor where inconceivable acts occurred, but the owner's ...
Style: scary, intense, gothic, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, evil force, paranormal phenomena, funeral home, occult, seance, curses spells and rituals, reverend, hallucination, cancer patient, suspense ...
Time: year 1987, 80s, 21st century
Place: connecticut, usa
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The Mephisto Waltz (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A frustrated pianist himself, music journalist Myles Clarkson is thrilled to interview virtuoso Duncan Ely. Duncan, however, is terminally ill and not much interested in Myles until noticing that Myles' hands are ideally suited for piano. ...
Style: atmospheric, slasher, satanic, serious, scary ...
Plot: witchcraft, occult, incestuous sex, devil, deal with the devil, satanist, supernatural, cult, black magic, suspense, sex crime, switching bodies ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, mexico
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 5.4
 1K
The Ninth (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: Russia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Petersburg at the end of the 19th century was embraced by a massive enthusiasm for the occult sciences and esotericism. British medium Olivia Reed arrives in the capital of the Russian Empire on tour and gathers crowds of people at her public ...
Style: captivating, mysterious, atmospheric, neo noir, noir ...
Plot: investigation, black magic, occult, ritual, suspense, past, serial killer, psychic power, love, medieval, killing spree, female nudity ...
Time: 19th century
Place: st. petersburg russia
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 8.1
 416K
The Exorcist (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: 12-year-old Regan MacNeil begins to adapt an explicit new personality as strange events befall the local area of Georgetown. Her mother becomes torn between science and superstition in a desperate bid to save her daughter, and ultimately turns to ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, controversial, satanic ...
Audience: teens, adult
Plot: supernatural, religion, exorcism, devil, suspense, demon, priest, occult, satan, demonic possession, exorcist, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, asia, washington d.c., iraq ...
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Strange Angel (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of the mysterious and brilliant Jack Parsons in 1940s Los Angeles as by day he helps birth the discipline of American rocketry and by night is a performer of sex magick rituals and a disciple to occultist Aleister Crowley.
Style: enigmatic, tense, captivating, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: scientist, occult, engineer, husband wife relationship, plan, family relations, society, couples, friendship, rivalry, religion, tv show ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: los angeles, usa
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 6.8
 260K
Sinister (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, suspense, fear, murder, supernatural horror, investigation, evil force, writer's life, paranormal activity, children ...
Time: year 2012, year 2011, year 1966, year 1979, year 1998 ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, sacramento california, st. louis missouri
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 7.3
 35K
Possession (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A young woman left her family for an unspecified reason. The husband determines to find out the truth and starts following his wife. At first, he suspects that a man is involved. But gradually, he finds out more and more strange behaviors and ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, psychological, disturbing, controversial ...
Audience: adult
Plot: surrealism, monster, obsession, insanity, macabre, occult, hysteria, demon, supernatural, serial killer, existentialism, infidelity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: berlin germany, germany, west berlin west germany, poland, east germany ...
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 5.7
 22K
Little Evil (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Gary, who has just married Samantha, the woman of his dreams, discovers that her six-year-old son may be the Antichrist.
Style: scary, semi serious, perverse, funny, slasher ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: occult, stepfather stepson relationship, dark secret, stepfather, newlywed, single mother, evil child, antichrist, husband wife relationship, mind control, newlyweds, dark humor ...
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Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In 1965 Los Angeles, a widowed mother and her two daughters add a new stunt to bolster their séance scam business and unwittingly invite authentic evil into their home. When the youngest daughter is overtaken by the merciless spirit, this small ...
Style: scary, psychological, sinister, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, macabre, occult, possession, ghost, demon, ouija board, spiritualism, survival, suspense, teenager, haunted house ...
Time: 70s, 60s, year 1967
Place: los angeles
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 2.7
 1K
11/11/11 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jack and Melissa are frightened by their son's bizarre and violent behavior; they soon learn that he is the gateway to the Apocalypse, and it will happen on his birthday, 11-11-11.
Style: bleak, serious, scary, futuristic, offbeat
Plot: occult, conspiracy, death threat, antichrist, apocalypse, boy, supernatural, devil worship, youth, neighbor, murder, pregnancy ...
Time: year 2011, 21st century
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 4.9
 1K
Virgin Witch (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Christine gets her big chance at modelling when she applies at Sybil Waite's agency. Together with Christine's sister Betty they go to a castle for the weekend for a photo shoot. Sybil has lured Christine to the castle for more than ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, queer horror ...
Plot: witch, witchcraft, occult, lesbian incest, supernatural, fashion, countryside, model, curses spells and rituals, twins, fashion model, ghost ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, london, europe
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The Devil's Rain (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Satanists in the middle west terrorize and sometimes melt the terrified locals.
Style: satanic, surprise ending, scary, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: occult, satanist, black magic, good versus evil, curse, extrasensory perception, satanic ritual, transformation, psychic, rain, satanism, satanic cult ...
Time: 17th century
Place: arizona
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The Pale Horse (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
TV show
Story: After a list of names is found in the shoe of a dead woman, one of the named people begins investigating and is drawn to the The Pale Horse, the home of a trio of rumored witches living in a small village. Word has it that the witches can do away ...
Style: stylized, clever, intense, suspenseful, dark
Plot: murder mystery, black magic, witch, occult, corpse, curse, death, police detective, uncover truth, mysterious character, determination, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: year 1961, 60s
Place: england
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 3.7
 7K
Satanic (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four friends on their way to Coachella stop off in Los Angeles to tour true-crime occult sites, only to encounter a mysterious young runaway who puts them on a terrifying path to ultimate horror.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, satanic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satanism, occult, supernatural, religion, demonic possession, murder, violence, brutality, evil, seance, demon, suspense ...
Time: 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
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 5.6
 44K
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, intense, surprise ending, twist ending ...
Plot: small town, disaster, supernatural, apocalypse, suspense, religion, death, swamp, save the world, curses spells and rituals, investigation, sacrifice ...
Time: 21st century
Place: louisiana, egypt, usa
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Little Witches (1996)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six misfit schoolgirls at an all-girl Catholic high school, left alone at the school for Easter week, get mixed up with the occult and witchcraft after an old Satanic temple is found underneath the church where they attend as well as an old book of ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, bleak, scary, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: witch, magic, witchcraft, occult, nun, demon, supernatural ability, supernatural, boarding school, escapades, curses spells and rituals, girls' boarding school ...
Time: 90s
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