Skepticism movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant skepticism movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, psychological, captivating, scary and weird films and TV shows about / with skepticism, death, blood, danger, suspense, supernatural, murder, brutality, storytelling and chase plots mostly in Drama, Horror and Mystery genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
skepticism movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as skepticism: The Quiet Ones (2014), Red Lights (2012), Houdini & Doyle (2016), Evil (2019), Joker (2019), Saving Private Ryan (1998), The Possession of Michael King (2014), 96 Souls (2016), The X Files: I Want to Believe (2008), Rawhead Rex (1986).

List of skepticism movies

The Quiet Ones (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A university student and some classmates are recruited to carry out a private experiment -- to create a poltergeist. Their subject: an alluring, but dangerously disturbed young woman. Their quest: to explore the dark energy that her damaged psyche ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, stylized, splatter, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: paranormal phenomena, experiment, suspense, ghost, poltergeist, seance, cameraman, skepticism, student, supernatural, found footage, possession ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england
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Red Lights (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Spain, Canada
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Two investigators of paranormal hoaxes, the veteran Dr. Margaret Matheson and her young assistant, Tom Buckley, study the most varied metaphysical phenomena with the aim of proving their fraudulent origins. Simon Silver, a legendary blind psychic, ...
Style: surprise ending, enigmatic, tense, twist ending, clever ...
Plot: psychic, supernatural, mind game, experiment, supernatural ability, uncover truth, twists and turns, paranormal, surveillance, cheating, skepticism, obsession ...
Time: year 2011, 70s, 21st century
Place: usa
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Houdini & Doyle (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, History, Mystery
Country: Canada, UK
TV show
Story: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Harry Houdini and Stratton are tasked with the cases that nobody else can solve. It challenges their sense of what is real and what is not. Houdini is a skeptic, while Doyle believes in the unseen. Their diverse viewpoints ...
Style: captivating, exciting, intellectual, tense, enigmatic
Plot: partners, illusionist, skepticism, writers, magic, amateur detective, dispute, paranormal investigator, paranormal investigation, investigation, riddles and clues, uncover truth ...
Time: 20th century, victorian era
Place: london
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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, christian film, captivating ...
Plot: paranormal investigation, spirituality, miraculous event, demonic possession, twists and turns, investigation, catholic priest, demon, riddles and clues, murder mystery, mind game, psychologist ...
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Joker (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: During the 1980s, a failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City while becoming an infamous psychopathic crime figure.
Style: thought provoking, atmospheric, bleak, psychological, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental illness, villain, suspense, mental disorder, social problems, loneliness, psychological trauma, psycho, revenge, character change, insanity, psychopath ...
Time: 80s, 2010s, year 1981, 20th century
Place: new york, new jersey, los angeles
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Saving Private Ryan (1998)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger captain John Miller and seven men are tasked with penetrating German-held territory and bringing the boy home.
Style: epic, realistic, breathtaking, captivating, rough ...
Audience: kids, chick flick
Plot: war, world war two, military, courage, battles, nazi, sniper, army, self sacrifice, d day, friendship, tank ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, middle ages, 20th century
Place: normandy, poland, germany, france, europe ...
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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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96 Souls (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A university research scientist, about to lose funding and status, has a lab accident and discovers he can see people's true intentions -- making his situation even worse.
Style: spiritual, captivating, serious, suspenseful, light ...
Plot: research, homelessness, spirituality, supernatural power, psychoanalysis, hallucination, supernatural, faith, science, religion, skepticism, laboratory ...
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The X Files: I Want to Believe (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Six years after the events of The X-Files series finale, former FBI agent Doctor Dana Scully is now a staff physician at Our Lady of Sorrows, a Catholic hospital, and treating a boy named Christian who has Sandhoff disease, a terminal brain ...
Style: enigmatic, suspenseful, exciting, thought provoking, apocalyptic ...
Plot: alien, supernatural, conspiracy, suspense, investigation, abduction, psychic, supernatural ability, special agents, snow, secrets, psychopath ...
Time: 2000s, future, 21st century
Place: virginia, usa, west virginia, washington d.c.
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Rawhead Rex (1986)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ireland will never be the same after Rawhead Rex, a particularly nasty demon, is released from his underground prison by an unwitting farmer. The film follows Rex's cross country rampage, while a man struggles to stop it.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, atmospheric, humorous ...
Plot: monster, supernatural, curse, demon, village, family relations, legend, loss of son, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, small town ...
Time: 80s
Place: ireland, europe
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Christmas Unwrapped (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Charity, an ambitious reporter, learns the true meaning of Christmas when she investigates Erik Gallagher, a beloved member of the town who insists all the gifts he provides every Christmas are from none-other than Santa himself.
Style: romantic, feel good, touching, sentimental
Plot: christmas, christmas season, santa claus, reporter, desire, miraculous event, happy ending, job offer, holiday, magic, journalist, skepticism ...
Place: new york
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My Dad's Christmas Date (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It’s Christmas and the charming city of York, home to Jules, 16 and her Dad, David is decked out ready for the festive season. In many ways, David and Jules’ relationship is no different from that of most fathers and their sixteen-year-old ...
Style: light, funny, sweet, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: christmas, father daughter relationship, holiday, online dating, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, single father, father and daughter, male female relationship, parents and children, single parent, relationships, problem solving ...
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V/H/S/2 (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Inside a darkened house looms a column of TVs littered with VHS tapes, a pagan shrine to forgotten analog gods. The screens crackle and pop endlessly with monochrome vistas of static white noise permeating the brain and fogging concentration. But ...
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, tense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, supernatural, suspense, zombie, monster, macabre, ghost, murder, evil, videotaping, violence, alien abduction ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Book of Blood (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on the wraparound story penned by Clive Barker in the author's "Books of Blood" collection, the story centers on a paranormal expert who, while investigating a gruesome slaying, finds a house that is at the intersection of ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: ghost, afterlife, haunted house, supernatural, sex scene, paranormal investigator, murder, professor, investigation, death, mutilation, psychic ...
Time: 21st century
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End Roll (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Laura and Marta share a nice apartment. Laura, the youngest one, began to document their life in the house with her camera. Marta undergoes the continual jokes of the friend. One day Laura, poking too much her nose in the privacy of Marta, discovers ...
Style: scary, captivating, bleak, suspenseful, spiritual
Plot: found footage, fear, friendship, secret, anxiety, rage, roommate, prank, anger, strange behavior, anguish, suspense ...
Time: 2010s
Place: rome italy
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Miracle on 34th Street (1994)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A little girl discovers dreams can come true if you really believe. Six-year-old Susan Walker has doubts about childhood's most enduring miracle - Santa Claus. Her mother told her the 'secret' about Santa a long time ago. But after ...
Style: touching, fairy tale, feel good, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, santa claus, holiday, court, lawyer, thanksgiving, department store, children, friendship, lawyer client relationship, christmas eve, intergenerational friendship ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
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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, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: ghost, demon, supernatural, witch, evil, evil wins, suspense, supernatural horror, curses spells and rituals, dark humor, monster, nightmare ...
Time: 80s, 2000s, year 1969, year 2009, 20th century ...
Place: los angeles, pasadena california
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1408 (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man who specializes in debunking paranormal occurrences checks into the fabled room 1408 in the Dolphin Hotel. Soon after settling in, he confronts genuine terror.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, confusing, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, adult
Plot: ghost, suspense, hotel, haunted house, supernatural, isolation, fear, survival, evil, insanity, trapped, writers ...
Time: 15th century, 21st century
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, manhattan new york city
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UFOs (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: As the dreams of Didier Mathure, a brilliant space engineer, literally go up in smoke when his rocket explodes on take-off, he is transferred to head GEPAN, a unit specializing in UFOs. He is tasked with coming up with scientific explanations for ...
Style: satirical, captivating, entertaining, humorous, semi serious
Plot: ufo, hippie, workplace, space exploration, research, satire, scientific research, coworker, engineer, skepticism, family relations, conspiracy ...
Time: year 1978, 70s
Place: france
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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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Oculus (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A woman tries to exonerate her brother's murder conviction by proving that the crime was committed by a supernatural phenomenon.
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, mirror, supernatural horror, haunted house, ghost, suspense, siblings relations, twists and turns, insanity, brother sister relationship, demon, flashback ...
Time: year 2002, 2000s, year 1955, 21st century
Place: usa
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Intimate Affairs (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a scholar, is haunted by an overwhelming desire to understand the mystery of sex, he decides to conduct an investigation. With two beautiful assistants joining the case, the stakes are raised.
Style: sexy, captivating, talky, humorous, psychological ...
Plot: sexuality, sex, female nudity, dark humor, sexual relations, looking for sex, destructive relationship, lifestyle, erotica, sex scene, controversy, interwar period ...
Time: year 1929, 1920s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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Two Rode Together (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two tough westerners bring home a group of settlers who have spent years as Comanche hostages.
Style: realistic, serious, cynical, suspenseful, retro
Plot: american indian, rescue, hostage, small town, chase, captivity, society, culture clash, chief, cowboy, native american, civil war ...
Time: 60s, 1880s
Place: texas, usa
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Don't Look Up (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Two low-level astronomers, upon discovering that a meteor will strike the Earth in six months, go on a media tour to try to warn the world but find an unreceptive and unbelieving populace.
Style: entertaining, feel good, funny, thought provoking, apocalyptic ...
Audience: date night, kids
Plot: disaster, asteroid, end of the world, meteorite, space, social satire, chaos, save the world, astronaut, apocalypse, politics, natural disaster ...
Time: future, year 1994, 2020s, distant future, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa, north america, america, michigan ...
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Fisherman's Friends (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Ten fisherman from Cornwall are signed by Universal Records and achieve a top ten hit with their debut album of Sea Shanties. Based on the true-life story of Cornish folk band, Fisherman's Friends.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: fisherman, remote village, artist, music, coastal town, friendship, choir, village, musician, ambition, society, social relations ...
Time: year 2010, year 1964, year 1968, year 2011
Place: cornwall, london
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The Case for Christ (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Based on the true story of an award-winning investigative journalist -- and avowed atheist -- who applies his well-honed journalistic and legal skills to disprove the newfound Christian faith of his wife... with unexpected, life-altering results.
Style: christian film, disturbing, thought provoking, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: christianity, atheist, christian, religion, investigation, court, journalist, court case, faith, brainwashing, religious, manipulation ...
Time: year 1987, year 1980
Place: california, chicago illinois, los angeles, wisconsin, indiana ...
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Lions for Lambs (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three stories told simultaneous in ninety minutes of real time: a Republican Senator who's a presidential hopeful gives an hour-long interview to a skeptical television reporter, detailing a strategy for victory in Afghanistan; two special ...
Style: serious, thought provoking, psychological, political, realistic ...
Plot: terrorist, iraq war, propaganda, state affairs, politics, war on terror, conservative, terrorism, war, society, soldier, hopes ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: afghanistan, washington d.c., iraq, middle east, usa ...
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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the 19th century, an expert marine biologist is hired by the government to determine what's sinking ships all over the ocean. His daughter follows him. They are intercepted by a mysterious captain Nemo and his incredible submarine.
Style: serious, atmospheric, fairy tale, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, professor, sailor, steampunk, shipwreck, woman dressed as man, deadly creature, daring rescue, good versus evil, escapades, rivalry, dangerous animal ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
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Georgia O'Keeffe (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Biopic of American artist Georgia O'Keeffe and her husband, photographer Alfred Stieglitz.
Style: serious, tense, realistic, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: artist, art, painter, rise to the top, couples, destructive relationship, couple relations, lifestyle, love and romance, obsession, artists and showbiz, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 1930s, year 1932, year 1929 ...
Place: usa, new mexico, new york, manhattan new york city, wisconsin
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Vision (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Hildegard von Bingen was truly a woman ahead of her time. A visionary in every sense of the word, this famed 12th-century Benedictine nun was a Christian mystic, composer, philosopher, playwright, poet, naturalist, scientist, physician, herbalist ...
Style: sincere, atmospheric, serious, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: nun, gender, healing power, visionary, seer, medieval, prodigy, convent, catholic church, human nature, monastery, hopes ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages
Place: germany, europe, rome italy
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