Demonic possession movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant demonic possession movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, psychotronic and psychological films and TV shows about / with demonic possession, supernatural, demon, supernatural power, danger, blood, supernatural horror, death, murder and possession plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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demonic possession movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as demonic possession: The Exorcist (2016), The Conjuring 2 (2016), The Crucifixion (2017), Deliver Us from Evil (2014), The Vatican Tapes (2015), Devil Seed (2012), Incarnate (2016), Constantine (2014), [REC] 4: Apocalypse (2014), The Devil Inside (2012).

List of demonic possession movies

 8.0
 26K
The Exorcist (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the lives of two very different priests tackling one family’s case of terrifying demonic possession.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, macabre, scary, psychotronic
Plot: demonic possession, possessed woman, priest, supernatural, exorcism, ghost, catholic priest, demon hunter, danger, demon, exorcist, burned to death ...
Time: 2010s
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 7.3
 245K
The Conjuring 2 (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, UK
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, dark, suspense ...
Plot: demonic possession, supernatural, haunted house, psychic, ghost, paranormal investigation, demon, family in danger, danger, riddles and clues, child in peril, single mother ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 2000s, year 1977, year 1976 ...
Place: england, london
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The Crucifixion (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a priest is jailed for the murder of a nun on whom he was performing an exorcism, an investigative journalist strives to determine whether he in fact murdered a mentally ill person, or if he lost the battle with a demonic presence.
Style: based on true events, enigmatic, captivating, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: demonic possession, exorcism, priest, investigation, journalist, prison, exorcist, nun, demon, supernatural power, death, crucifix ...
Place: romania
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Deliver Us from Evil (2014)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When a frightening wave of violence sweeps through New York City, troubled cop Sarchie fails to find a rational explanation for the bizarre crimes. However, his eyes are opened to a frightening alternate reality when renegade Jesuit priest, Mendoza ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, neo noir ...
Plot: demonic possession, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, police investigation, evil force, priest, bible, partners, good versus evil, religions or cults, gory, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2010, year 2013
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, iraq
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The Vatican Tapes (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a highly secured vault deep within the walls of Vatican City, the Catholic Church holds thousands of old films and video footage documenting exorcisms/supposed exorcisms and other unexplained religious phenomena they feel the world is not ready ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, bleak
Plot: supernatural horror, demonic possession, curses spells and rituals, exorcism, supernatural, religions or cults, danger, clergy, antichrist, evil, loss of control, psychological torment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vatican, rome italy, italy
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 4.1
 2K
Devil Seed (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Alexandra is a lively college student returning to live with her roommates Jessica and Breanne after the summer holidays. After a night of drinking, Alex agrees to a psychic reading to learn about her future with her boyfriend, Brian, but during the ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious
Plot: demonic possession, fortune teller, supernatural, ghost, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, memory loss, seance, exorcism, graphic violence, danger, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 5.3
 12K
Incarnate (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An exorcist comes up against an evil from his past when he uses his skills to enter the mind of a nine year old boy.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Plot: demonic possession, curses spells and rituals, exorcist, demon, supernatural, danger, exorcism, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, imaginary, scientist, possessed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, vatican, new york
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 7.5
 50K
Constantine (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A man struggling with his faith is haunted by the sins of his past but is suddenly thrust into the role of defending humanity from the gathering forces of darkness.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural ability, demon, supernatural power, angel, curses spells and rituals, save the world, supernatural, good versus evil, rescue, demonic possession, danger, exorcism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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[REC] 4: Apocalypse (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ángela Vidal the young television reporter who entered the building with the fireman, manages to make it out alive. But what the soldiers don?t know is that she carries the seed of the strange infection. She is to be taken to a provisional ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bleak, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: quarantine, demonic possession, zombie outbreak, zombie, gory, violence spree, danger, chaos, confined, soldier, isolation, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, barcelona, barcelona spain
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The Devil Inside (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In Italy, a woman becomes involved in a series of unauthorized exorcisms during her mission to discover what happened to her mother, who allegedly murdered three people during her own exorcism.
Style: rough, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demonic possession, found footage, exorcism, possessed girl, death, uncover truth, investigation, haunted by the past, deadly, danger, supernatural, filmmaking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1989, year 2009, 80s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, vatican
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Exorcist: The Beginning (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Having lived through traumatizing events during WWII, Father Lankester Merrin takes a sabbatical from the Church to conduct archaeological excavations in British-administered East Africa. Merrin unearths an ancient Byzantine church believed have ...
Style: scary, psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: devil, exorcism, demonic possession, good versus evil, gory, priest, archaeologist, supernatural, clergy, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1949
Place: kenya, africa, cairo egypt, iraq, egypt
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 8.8
 182K
Twin Peaks (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: The body of Laura Palmer is washed up on a beach near the small Washington state town of Twin Peaks. FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper is called in to investigate her strange demise only to uncover a web of mystery that ultimately leads him deep into ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, neo noir, offbeat ...
Plot: small town, who done it, investigation, murder, small town life, crime, hallucination, death, paranormal investigation, rape, demonic possession, special agents ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: washington state, usa, washington d.c.
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 4.7
 2K
Grace (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A unique horror film told from the first-person perspective of Grace - a naive, virginal college freshman trying to deal with campus culture and her outgoing roommate as an evil entity takes over her body and unleashes chaos.
Style: psychological, stylized, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demonic possession, demon, college, exorcism, supernatural, youth, danger, curses spells and rituals, possession, teenage girl, grandmother granddaughter relationship, religious ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.7
 15K
Evil (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Skeptical female clinical psychologist Kristen Benoist joins a priest-in-training and a blue-collar contractor as they investigate supposed miracles, demonic possessions, and other extraordinary occurrences to see if there’s a scientific ...
Style: enigmatic, exciting, psychological, macabre, twists and turns ...
Plot: paranormal investigation, psychologist, demon, spirituality, catholic priest, demonic possession, miraculous event, skepticism, supernatural power, priest, mother daughter relationship, mind game ...
Time: contemporary
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Here Comes the Devil (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A married couple loses their children while on a family trip near some caves in Tijuana. The kids eventually reappear without explanation, but it becomes clear that they are not who they used to be, that something terrifying has changed them.
Style: tense, scary, serious, sexy, sexual
Plot: demonic possession, family problems, danger, parents and children, family in crisis, siblings relations, gory, legends and myths, strong sexual content, supernatural power, murder, incest ...
Time: 21st century
Place: latin america, mexico
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Paranormal Activity 2 (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Just as Dan and Kristi welcome a newborn baby into their home, a demonic presence begins terrorizing them, tearing apart their perfect world and turning it into an inescapable nightmare. Security cameras capture the torment, making every minute ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, psychological, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural horror, demonic possession, found footage, supernatural, ghost, evil force, paranormal activity, haunted house, danger, graphic violence, invisibility, terrorizing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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Annabelle: Creation (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Several years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into their home, soon becoming the target of the dollmaker's possessed creation, Annabelle.
Style: psychotronic, rough, scary, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: evil doll, supernatural horror, ghost, supernatural, demonic possession, demon, supernatural power, nun, missing child, possessed girl, spirit, catholicism ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
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 7.5
 194K
The Evil Dead (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a group of college students finds a mysterious book and recording in the old wilderness cabin they've rented for the weekend, they unwittingly unleash a demonic force from the surrounding forest.
Style: cult film, splatter, rough, macabre, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil, zombie, monster, supernatural horror, dark humor, strong violent content, survival, demonic possession, supernatural, extreme violence, gory, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, tennessee, michigan
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 5.4
 149K
Annabelle (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: John Form has found the perfect gift for his expectant wife, Mia - a beautiful, rare vintage doll in a pure white wedding dress. But Mia's delight with Annabelle doesn't last long. On one horrific night, their home is invaded by members of ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense, frightening ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, evil doll, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, death, demonic possession, graphic violence, violence, sacrifice, danger, paranormal activity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1970, year 1969
Place: usa, california, santa monica california, pasadena california
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 5.3
 883
The Inhabitant (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three sisters enter the house of a senator with the intention of stealing money obtained from bribes, but once inside, they begin to hear strange cries coming from the basement.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, suspense, exciting
Plot: demonic possession, exorcism, devil, priest, suicide, exorcist, car accident, rape, obsession, little girl, incest, possession ...
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 6.2
 38K
Veronica (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Madrid, 1990s. After making a Ouija with friends, a teenager is besieged by dangerous supernatural presences that threaten to harm her whole family. Inspired by terrifying police files never solved.
Style: scary, psychotronic, suspenseful, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: ouija board, possession, demonic possession, blind woman, supernatural, crucifix, solar eclipse, nightmare, widow, family, ouija, teenage girl ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1991
Place: spain, madrid
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Don't Kill It (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Demon hunter, Jebediah Huntley teams up with an FBI agent to battle a supernatural force in the southern state of Mississippi.
Style: humorous, captivating, exciting, entertaining, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: demonic possession, evil, demon, fbi, murder, police officer, nightmare, priest, blond boy, gore, exorcism, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mississippi
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Beyond the Door (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jessica Barrett, wife and mother of two young children, begins to show signs of demonic possession while pregnant with her third child. As she seeks help from her husband and doctor, a mysterious man approaches her and seems to have some answers.
Style: suspense, bleak, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Plot: demonic possession, antichrist, demon, exorcism, baby, levitation, supernatural power, stranger, ritual, pregnancy, satanist, possession ...
Place: san francisco
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 4.7
 18K
The Grudge 3 (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jake, the sole survivor of The Grudge 2 massacre, is tortured by chilling visions of Kayako and Toshio that have led to his hospitalization. Jake's caretaker, Dr. Sullivan is determined to investigate his horrifying tales. She explores his ...
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, serious, psychological ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: curse, demonic possession, ghost, supernatural, murder, deadly, investigation, serial killer, crimes, haunted house, gory, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, japan, asia, usa, tokyo
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A Haunted House 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Having exorcised the demons of his ex, Malcolm is starting fresh with his new girlfriend and her two children. After moving into their dream home, however, Malcolm is once again plagued by bizarre paranormal events.
Style: parody, horror spoof, humorous, psychotronic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, demonic possession, silly humor, danger, ghost, domestic disturbance, nothing goes right, disorder, supernatural power, seance, exorcism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2013
Place: usa
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The Bye Bye Man (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When three college students move into an old house off campus, they unwittingly unleash a supernatural entity known as The Bye Bye Man, who comes to prey upon them once they discover his name. The friends must try to save each other, all the while ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: supernatural, nightmare, demonic possession, hallucination, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, death, monster, demon, occult, group of friends, spiritualism, secret ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1969
Place: wisconsin
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 4.3
 3K
Escape Room (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Four friends who partake in a popular Los Angeles escape room find themselves stuck with a demonically possessed killer. The friends have less than an hour to solve the puzzles needed to escape the room alive.
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychological
Plot: escape, demonic possession, curse, death, clue, race against time, evil, game of death, possession, characters killed one by one, locked in a room, demon ...
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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, serious, scary, suspenseful, demonic ...
Plot: occult, curses spells and rituals, satanic ritual, demonic possession, supernatural, danger, dealing with death, filmmaking, drugs/alcohol, paranormal activity, fear, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Paranormal Activity (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a young, middle class couple moves into a suburban 'starter' tract house, they become increasingly disturbed by a presence that may or may not be somehow demonic but is certainly most active in the middle of the night. Especially ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, fear, panic, paranormal activity, nightmare, danger, videotaping, evil force, demonic possession, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2006
Place: usa, california, los angeles, san diego california
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The Field Guide to Evil (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Greece, India, New Zealand, Hungary, Austria, Turkey, Poland
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A feature-length anthology film. They are known as myths, lore, and folktales. Created to give logic to mankind’s darkest fears, these stories laid the foundation for what we now know as the horror genre.
Style: anthology, psychological, tense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: demonic possession, demon, monster, lesbian relationship, folklore, nightmare, symbolism, baby, religion, goat, female nudity, coming of age ...
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