Shrine movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant shrine movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized and disturbing films and TV shows about / with shrine, photograph, mother daughter relationship, murder, teenage girl, death, supernatural, violence, danger and schoolgirl plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Fantasy genres shot in Japan, USA, South Korea and other countries.
shrine movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as shrine: Miko Girl (2018), The Wailing (2016), Santa Sangre (1989), The Path (2016), Okko's Inn (2018), Under the Silver Lake (2018), Song of the Sea (2014), Non Non Biyori Repeat (2013), Rainbow Song (2006), Elfen Lied (2004).

List of shrine movies

Miko Girl (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Shiwasu's mother left their home when Shiwasu was a little girl. Shiwasu does not understand why. She is a woman now and working at a Shinto shrine as a shrine maiden under her father who is a priest. She is listless until she finds a little ...
Plot: shrine, japanese girl, short skirt, japanese woman, pyromaniac, gate, broom, son, job interview, priest, father, mother ...
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The Wailing (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 156 min.
Story: A stranger arrives in a little village and soon after a mysterious sickness starts spreading. A policeman is drawn into the incident and is forced to solve the mystery in order to save his daughter.
Style: disturbing, atmospheric, enigmatic, macabre, art house ...
Plot: ghost, investigation, police, murder, small town, shrine, priest, possession, shaman, zombie, supernatural, exorcism ...
Place: korea, south korea, tokyo
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Santa Sangre (1989)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy, Mexico
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A young man is confined in a mental hospital. Through a flashback we see that he was traumatized as a child, when he and his family were circus performers: he saw his father cut off the arms of his mother, a religious fanatic and leader of the ...
Style: atmospheric, surreal, disturbing, stylized, psychological ...
Plot: surrealism, serial killer, murder, violence, blood, dwarf, slasher, mental institution, funeral, circus, suicide, clown ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico city, latin america
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The Path (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Path explores the unknown and mysterious world of the cult-like Meyerist Movement in upstate New York. At the center of the movement lies Eddie, a conflicted husband; Sarah, his devoted wife; and Cal, an ambitious leader. We follow each as they ...
Style: biblical, thought provoking, suspense, melancholic
Plot: faith, cult, identity crisis, manipulation, meaning of life, deception, worship, shrine, religious cult, sect, belief, religion
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Okko's Inn (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 12-year-old Oriko Seki, who lost her parents in a car accident, ended up living in her grandmother's Onsen Ryokan "Haru no Ya." With the ghost "Uribou" cohabitating with her and all the other odds, she ended up training to ...
Plot: loss of mother, female writer, photo album, granddaughter, grandmother, spirit, lizard, hoodie, fountain, deer, schoolgirl, ghost ...
Place: japan
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Under the Silver Lake (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Young and disenchanted Sam meets a mysterious and beautiful woman who's swimming in his building's pool one night. When she suddenly vanishes the next morning, Sam embarks on a surreal quest across Los Angeles to decode the secret behind ...
Plot: subliminal message, voyeur, seduction, surrealism, part animation, secret society, neo-noir, climbing through a window, polaroid photograph, smoking in bed, code, woman smoker ...
Place: los angeles
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Song of the Sea (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, Denmark, Belgium, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of the last Seal Child’s journey home. After their mother’s disappearance, Ben and Saoirse are sent to live with Granny in the city. When they resolve to return to their home by the sea, their journey becomes a race against time as ...
Style: touching, captivating, stylized, fairy tale, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: young heroes, adventure, irish, lighthouse keeper, seal, dog, lighthouse, supernatural, getting home, imaginary, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: ireland, europe, japan, tokyo
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Non Non Biyori Repeat (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Story: Hotaru Ichijo, a fifth grader from Tokyo, transfers into Asahigaoka Branch School, far out at the countryside, and has to adjust to her new environment with her new friends.
Plot: school, japanese culture, slice of life, pen, mother daughter relationship, snow, crying, blackboard, star gazing, friendship, eating, stars ...
Place: japan
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Rainbow Song (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Tomoya Kishida (Hayato Ichihara) is working as a staffer in a television studio when he hears about the death of his close friend, Aoi Sato (Juri Ueno). This sparks his recollection of the events in life they shared from meeting at a record store, ...
Plot: older woman younger man, divorced woman, woman, death valley, festival, van, running, message, driving in the rain, ponytail, baseball cap, crash ...
Place: california
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Elfen Lied (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The Diclonius, a mutated homo sapien that is said to be selected by God and will eventually become the destruction of mankind, possesses two horns in their heads, and has a "sixth sense" which gives it telekinetic abilities. Due to this ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, rough, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: split personality, sexual abuse, life is a bitch, supernatural ability, social misfits, experiment gone awry, evil, mutant, memory loss, childhood trauma, gore, psychopath ...
Time: future, near future
Place: japan
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Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Candyman moves on to New Orleans and starts his horrific murders once more. This time, his intended victim is a school teacher. Her father was killed by the Candyman, and brother wrongly accused of the murders.
Style: scary, atmospheric, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, urban legend, supernatural, murder, ghost, serial killer, hook, gory, vengeance, haunted by the past, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new orleans, usa
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Sailor Moon (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: One day, Usagi Tsukino, clumsy 2nd-year middle school student (8th grader), stumbles upon a talking cat named Luna. Luna tells her that she is destined to be Sailor Moon, "champion of love and justice", and she must search for the fabled ...
Style: atmospheric, exciting, stylized, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, superhero, save the world, princess, good versus evil, supernatural, young heroes, superhuman powers, cat, school, heroic mission, imaginary ...
Time: 1990s
Place: japan
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Virgin Snow (2007)
Genre: Romance
Country: Japan, South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Min is a Korean boy moves to Japan with his father who is a potter. One day at a local shrine, he meets Nanae, a beautiful Japanese girl with stunning eyes who is aspiring to be a painter. Min falls in love at first sight and finds out that Nanae ...
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, couples, lifestyle, young lovers, youth, interracial relations, romance, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, fall in love, love and romance, lovers apart ...
Place: asia, japan
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Look Out, Officer! (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After police officer Paio is murdered, his soul cannot be at rest for his murder has been written off as a suicide. Therefore the heavens send him back to Earth as a spirit to find his 'savior' who will help him clear his name. Hsing, a ...
Style: buddy comedy, toilet humor
Plot: police, ghost, drug traffic, sitting on a toilet, undercover cop, policewoman, levitation, drug bust, shot in the leg, hugging, shrine, police partner ...
Place: hong kong
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Dumplin' (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A girl with the nickname "Dumplin'" enters a beauty pageant in order to win over the boy she likes and stick it to the other girls at school.
Style: inspirational, feel good, uplifting, touching, light ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: beauty pageant, protest, female friendship, teenage girl, small town, mother daughter relationship, self confidence, fat girl, female protagonist, aunt, dress, young adult ...
Time: 2010s
Place: texas
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Mortal Engines (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Set in a world many thousands of years in the future. Earth’s cities now roam the globe on huge wheels, devouring each other in a struggle for ever diminishing resources. On one of these massive Traction Cities, Tom Natsworthy has an unexpected ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, entertaining, sinister ...
Plot: steampunk, survival, artifact, resistance, danger, save the world, revenge, post apocalypse, machine, love and romance, robot, post apocalyptic ...
Time: future
Place: asia, big ben london
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Convergence (2015)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Detective Ben Walls finds himself in a modern day Dante world, passing back and forth between the present and the future. Surrounded by the residents seeking redemption, Ben is left with the task to find a way out.
Plot: stabbed in the leg, wedding ring, newscast, severed tongue, flickering light, waterboarding, spitting blood, pump action shotgun, lasersight, record player, shrine, blood spatter ...
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From Me To You (2010)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Sawako Kuronuma, called Sadako by her classmates for her resemblance to the character from Ring, has always been feared and misunderstood because of her appearance. There are rumors that Sawako can see ghosts and curse people. However, despite her ...
Plot: christmas party, crying girl, shrine, daughter, christmas decoration, schoolgirl, housewife, baseball, holding hands, eyes, reputation, fireworks ...
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A Cure for Wellness (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 146 min.
Story: An ambitious young executive is sent to retrieve his company's CEO from an idyllic but mysterious "wellness center" at a remote location in the Swiss Alps but soon suspects that the spa's miraculous treatments are not what they ...
Style: gothic, twist ending, atmospheric, suspense, tense ...
Plot: patient, violence, mountain, cure, therapist, health, employee, torture, darkness, treatment, materialism, boss ...
Place: switzerland, swiss alps, alps
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Naruto Shippuden: The Movie (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Demons that once almost destroyed the world, are revived by someone. To prevent the world from being destroyed, the demon has to be sealed and the only one who can do it is the shrine maiden Shion from the country of demons, who has two powers; one ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: ninja, destiny, priestess, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, palaces castles and temples, rivalry, save the world, danger, chosen one, legends and myths, young heroes ...
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A Quiet Place (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.
Style: suspense, scary, disturbing, surprise ending, bleak ...
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, self sacrifice, deafness, monster, sign language, marriage, chase, pregnancy, creature feature, silence, mother ...
Time: near future
Place: new york state
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Jumanji (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The tables are turned as four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji's world - pitted against rhinos, black mambas and an endless variety of jungle traps and puzzles. To survive, they'll play as characters from the game.
Style: exciting, breathtaking, wild, colourful, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: teenage boy, team, jungle, game, video game, playing a video game, mission, adventurer, high school, teenage girl, explorer, student ...
Time: 1990s, year 1996, 2010s
Place: new hampshire
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Adrift in Tokyo (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Leading a lazy life, Fumiya has been a university student for 8 years and owes money to loan sharks. One day, a man named Fukuhara comes to collect the loan, which Fumiya cannot pay. So Fukuhara makes a proposition: He will cancel the debt as long ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: confession, on the road, walking, escapades, friends, friendship, loan, collector, urban, regret, crimes, bookies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
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Majin the Monster of Terror (1966)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A giant stone statue comes to life to protect the residents of a small town against the depradations of an evil warlord.
Plot: samurai, sword fight, giant monster, witch, monster, statue, mask, brother, village, rescue, mountain, evil man ...
Place: feudal japan
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The Karate Kid (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Hassled by the school bullies, Daniel LaRusso has his share of adolescent woes. Luckily, his apartment building houses a resident martial arts master: Kesuke Miyagi, who agrees to train Daniel ... and ends up teaching him much more than ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, coming of age, underdog, teaching the ways of the world, human spirit, friendship, karate, teenage life, rivalry, halloween, motorcycle, cheerleader ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey
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Game Night (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Max and Annie's weekly game night gets kicked up a notch when Max's brother Brooks arranges a murder mystery party -- complete with fake thugs and federal agents. So when Brooks gets kidnapped, it's all supposed to be part of the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, entertaining, twist ending ...
Plot: game, brother brother relationship, neighbor, friends, contests and competitions, group of friends, kidnapping, wife husband relationship, fictional reality show, plan gone wrong, husband wife relationship, board game ...
Time: 2010s
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The Land of Rain Trees (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Story: Nobuyuki Sakisaka (Yuta Tamamori) is a salaryman. When he was in middle school student, he read light novel "Fairy Game”. He still has that light novel, because he was so shocked by the ending. One day, Nobuyuki Sakisaka browses the internet ...
Plot: brain tumor, first kiss, mini dress, ponytail, barefoot, novel, lunch, patient, schoolgirl, net, business card, dinner table ...
Place: mount fuji, tokyo
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Girls Step (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Azusa (Anna Ishii) and Narumi (Fuka Koshiba) are 2nd grade high school students. They lack confidence and also any kind of ambitions. Hazuki (Karin Ono), Tamaki (Mika Akizuki) and Mika (Miku Uehara) are also unnoticed students at the same high ...
Plot: teenager, dance, dancing, japanese schoolgirl, walking on a beach, girl wearing a miniskirt, cheerleader, shrine, short skirt, leg, mini skirt, legs ...
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The Ritual (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of college friends reunite for a trip to the forest, but encounter a menacing presence in the woods that's stalking them.
Plot: lost in the woods, hiking, guilt, monster, cabin, forest, murder, friends, norse mythology, robbery, black magic, witch ...
Place: sweden, scandinavia
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Illusions of Sin (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a mysterious incident nearly claims the life of a beautiful actress during rehearsals for her upcoming play, everyone deduces that her ambitious understudy, Elizabeth (Mellara Gold), is the guilty party. But when Elizabeth discovers that ...
Plot: obsession, sex, erotic thriller, colleague colleague relationship, dressing room, woman undressing, happy ending, sex scene, bleeding, sexual fantasy, female nudity, female full frontal nudity ...
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