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, psychological and psychotronic films and TV shows about / with demonic possession, supernatural, demon, supernatural power, supernatural horror, danger, blood, ghost, death and possession plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as demonic possession: The Conjuring 2 (2016), The Crucifixion (2017), The Exorcist (2016), Deliver Us from Evil (2014), The Vatican Tapes (2015), Grace (2014), Constantine (2014), The Devil Inside (2012), [REC] 4: Apocalypse (2014), The Possession of Michael King (2014).

List of demonic possession movies

 7.3
 265K
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, dark, suspense, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, demonic possession, ghost, paranormal investigation, psychic, single mother, demon, child in peril, fear, terror, family in danger ...
Time: 70s, year 1977, year 1976, 20th century, year 2003 ...
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: enigmatic, captivating, suspenseful, satanic, psychotronic ...
Plot: demonic possession, exorcism, priest, investigation, journalist, demon, prison, nun, exorcist, crucifix, death, supernatural power ...
Place: romania
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 7.9
 28K
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, supernatural, possessed woman, priest, exorcism, ghost, catholic priest, demon, terror, demon hunter, exorcist, male protagonist ...
Time: 2010s
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Deliver Us from Evil (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, suspense, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, demonic possession, curses spells and rituals, priest, police investigation, cave, exorcism, bible, religions or cults, evil force, confession, catholic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010, year 2013
Place: iraq, new york, usa, bronx new york city
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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, serious, suspenseful, suspense, bleak
Plot: demonic possession, supernatural horror, exorcism, curses spells and rituals, antichrist, priest, supernatural, religions or cults, clergy, exorcist, evil, found footage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: vatican, italy, rome italy
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 4.6
 3K
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, exorcism, supernatural, college, demon, possession, teenage girl, grandmother granddaughter relationship, youth, curses spells and rituals, found footage, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.5
 53K
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, stylized, gothic horror ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, supernatural power, angel, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, demon, save the world, rescue, demonic possession, exorcism, good versus evil, superhero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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: scary, suspense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, demonic possession, exorcism, possessed girl, exorcist, uncover truth, investigation, death, haunted by the past, filmmaking, life is a bitch, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, year 1989, year 2009
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, vatican
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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, bloody, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, quarantine, zombie outbreak, demonic possession, apocalypse, isolation, violence spree, chaos, confined, virus, survival, soldier ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, barcelona
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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, psychedelic ...
Plot: demonic possession, satanic ritual, occult, found footage, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, cemetery, self destructing, dealing with death, filmmaking, paranormal activity, psychological torment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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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: scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: demonic possession, fortune teller, seance, supernatural, ghost, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, exorcism, memory loss, dance club, virginity, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 8.1
 399K
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, suspense, suspenseful, frightening, macabre ...
Plot: exorcism, supernatural, devil, religion, priest, demonic possession, exorcist, demon, occult, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, evil force ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., usa, new york, asia, iraq ...
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 7.7
 24K
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: exciting, psychological, enigmatic, twists and turns, macabre ...
Plot: paranormal investigation, demon, spirituality, demonic possession, miraculous event, psychologist, skepticism, catholic priest, investigation, supernatural power, mind game, riddles and clues ...
Time: contemporary
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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, suspense, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: devil, demonic possession, exorcism, supernatural, good versus evil, priest, demon, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults, supernatural ability, archaeology, clergy ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1949
Place: kenya, africa, egypt, cairo egypt, iraq
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 5.4
 158K
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, tense, frightening ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, evil doll, demonic possession, paranormal activity, curses spells and rituals, family, death, murder, demon, violence ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1969, year 1970
Place: california, usa, pasadena california, santa monica california
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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: scary, tense, serious, sexy, disturbing ...
Plot: demonic possession, family problems, siblings relations, parents and children, family in crisis, legends and myths, strong sexual content, supernatural power, murder, incest, evil child, ghost ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
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 7.5
 498K
The Conjuring (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse. Forced to confront a powerful entity, the Warrens find themselves caught in the most terrifying case of their lives.
Style: scary, dark, suspenseful, atmospheric, frightening ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, paranormal investigation, witch, exorcism, fear, investigation, family in danger, death, paranormal activity, supernatural horror ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s, year 1968, year 1971 ...
Place: rhode island, new england, connecticut, usa
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 7.4
 207K
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: macabre, scary, psychotronic, bloody, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, monster, evil, dark humor, supernatural horror, evil dead, supernatural, extreme violence, demonic possession, survival, demon, strong violent content ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, michigan, tennessee
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 8.0
 213K
Rosemary's Baby (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A young couple moves into an infamous New York apartment building to start a family. Things become frightening as Rosemary begins to suspect her unborn baby isn't safe around their strange neighbors.
Style: psychological, surreal, gothic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: paranoia, satanic cult, devil, witch, murder, satanism, supernatural, demonic possession, pregnancy, witchcraft, rape, coven ...
Time: 60s, year 1966, year 1965, 20th century
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, usa, vatican
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 5.2
 13K
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, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting ...
Plot: demonic possession, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, exorcist, demon, exorcism, possessed, scientist, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, ghost, priest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, vatican, new york
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 8.8
 194K
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, mind bending, neo noir ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: small town, serial killer, supernatural, investigation, small town life, murder, surrealism, hallucination, who done it, mysterious death, secret, double life ...
Time: 80s, 90s, year 1989, 20th century
Place: washington state, usa, washington d.c.
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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: scary, psychotronic, rough, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: evil doll, ghost, supernatural horror, supernatural, demonic possession, nun, demon, hide and seek, doll, evil spirit, orphan, devil ...
Time: 50s
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 4.6
 19K
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, macabre, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: ghost, haunted house, curse, demonic possession, supernatural, murder, family, runaway, serial killer, investigation, crimes, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, chicago illinois, tokyo, usa, asia
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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: rough, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, exciting
Plot: demonic possession, exorcism, devil, priest, exorcist, suicide, car accident, obsession, rape, little girl, satanism, devil worship ...
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 6.2
 41K
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, suspense, disturbing, psychotronic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: ouija board, possession, demonic possession, blind woman, supernatural, nun, solar eclipse, nightmare, crucifix, police, widow, family ...
Time: 90s, year 1991
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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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: suspense, psychotronic, slasher, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, hallucination, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, demonic possession, nightmare, demon, death, seance, supernatural horror, secret, monster, police investigator ...
Time: year 1969, 60s
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
Audience: teens
Plot: game of death, escape, locked in a room, demonic possession, curse, clue, death, race against time, hysteria, demon, murder, possession ...
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The Devil's Gift (1984)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An evil demon that inhabits a monkey doll takes over the mind of a suburban housewife to carry out its plans.
Style: bleak, rough, dark, scary, surprise ending
Plot: demonic possession, possessed woman, fortune teller, ouija board, occult, demon, evil doll, child in peril, boy, supernatural power, satanism, toys ...
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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, suspense, suspenseful, twists and turns, dark ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, fear, paranormal activity, found footage, panic, videotaping, surveillance, family, monster, evil force ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, san diego california
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 7.0
 339K
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, suspense, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, demon, good versus evil, angel, devil, heaven and hell, god or devil, supernatural ability, hell, mysticism, exorcism, lucifer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mexico
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