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, suspense, suspenseful, scary, melancholic and surprise ending films and TV shows about / with shrine, death, mother daughter relationship, danger, photograph, murder, chase, destiny, rescue and violence plots mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Action genres shot in USA, Japan, 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), Dumplin' (2018), Majin the Monster of Terror (1966), Pokemon: Power of One (1999), Tourist Trap (1979), The Fisher King (1991), Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995).

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, slut, superstition, bruise, mother, son, father, job interview, priest, boyfriend, slap, locker ...
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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, murder, police, small town, zombie, exorcism, shaman, possession, priest, shrine, supernatural ...
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: serial killer, mental institution, circus, murder, slasher, elephant, shrine, suicide, gory, vengeance, dwarf, mute girl ...
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, identity crisis, meaning of life, manipulation, deception, cult, worship, shrine, religion, sect, religious cult, belief
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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, uplifting, feel good, touching, light ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: beauty pageant, protest, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, female friendship, self confidence, small town, fat girl, aunt niece relationship, aunt, shrine, bullying ...
Place: texas
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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, witch, giant monster, sword fight, monster, sister, statue, drinking, village, rescue, mountain, mask ...
Place: feudal japan
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Pokemon: Power of One (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ash Ketchum must put his skill to the test when he attempts to save the world from destruction. The Greedy Pokemon collector Lawrence III throws the universe into chaos after disrupting the balance of nature by capturing one of the Pokemon birds ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, based on cult tv series, melancholic, idiotic ...
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: collector, pokemon, ship, adventure, island, androids and robots, master villain, nature, bird, duel, superhero, ocean or sea ...
Time: 1990s, 2000s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Tourist Trap (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Their car breaks down and four friends find themselves stranded at The Lost Oasis, a strange museum run by the friendly Mr. Slausen. Even though they are warned not to, the teens explore a house nearby and learn that it belongs to Davey, Mr. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: slasher, murder, desert, mannequin, museum, blood, mask, demon, cult, youth, chase, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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The Fisher King (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Two troubled men face their terrible destinies and events of their past as they join together on a mission to find the Holy Grail and thus to save themselves.
Style: touching, surreal, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: self discovery, holy grail, yuppie, redemption, mental illness, friendship, insanity, forgiveness, guilt, radio, makeover, suicidal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Summoned from an ashram in Tibet, Ace finds himself on a perilous journey into the jungles of Africa to find Shikaka, the missing sacred animal of the friendly Wachati tribe. He must accomplish this before the wedding of the Wachati's Princess ...
Style: humorous, twists and turns, not serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: private detective, bat, investigation, goofy hero, human animal relationship, indigenous, adventure, danger, escapades, disorder, save the day, stupidity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: africa, nigeria
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Left Behind (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A small group of survivors are left behind after millions of people suddenly vanish during the rapture and the world is plunged into chaos and destruction.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, chaos, airplane, survival, drugs/alcohol, redemption, life turned upside down, danger, hopes, parents and children, christianity, christian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Your Name (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: High schoolers Mitsuha and Taki are complete strangers living separate lives. But one night, they suddenly switch places. Mitsuha wakes up in Taki’s body, and he in hers. This bizarre occurrence continues to happen randomly, and the two must ...
Style: touching, romantic, emotional, sentimental, stylized ...
Plot: time travel, school, memory loss, destiny, supernatural, romance, evacuation, body swapping, race against time, death, friendship, star crossed lovers ...
Place: 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, slice of life, japanese culture, tomboy, candy, dawn, autumn, laziness, hare, room, summer, soup ...
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: death, office, incompetence, crash, discussion, baseball cap, sake, goth, funeral, candle, aquarium, cafeteria ...
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, erotic, semi serious ...
Plot: split personality, life is a bitch, supernatural ability, sexual abuse, social misfits, experiment gone awry, mutant, childhood trauma, gore, memory loss, evil, 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, rough, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, urban legend, murder, serial killer, ghost, hook, supernatural, gory, vengeance, killer, curse, afterlife ...
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: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, epic, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: superhero, friendship, princess, save the world, good versus evil, cat, queen, young heroes, imaginary, danger, supernatural, heroes ...
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, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: young lovers, romance, fall in love, interracial relations, unfulfilled love, love and romance, unfulfillment, love affair, youth, couples, parents separation, 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: toilet humor, buddy comedy
Plot: police, ghost, drug traffic, policewoman, spell, shot in the head, pet cat, medical examination, magic, virgin, cat, urination ...
Place: hong kong
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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: exciting, futuristic, captivating, entertaining, epic ...
Plot: steampunk, revenge, resistance, survival, artifact, save the world, machine, robot, danger, escape, post apocalyptic, city ...
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: explosion, bound and gagged, hospital, torture, stabbed in the leg, shrine, shot in the neck, blood spatter, stabbed in the belly, phantom, broken glasses, waterboarding ...
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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: short skirt, mini skirt, running, musician, daughter, crying girl, shrine, christmas decoration, classroom, girl, joke, blackboard ...
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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: atmospheric, gothic, suspense, tense, dark ...
Plot: patient, therapist, darkness, health, employee, violence, treatment, cure, mountain, torture, dark secret, boss ...
Place: swiss alps, switzerland, 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, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: priestess, ninja, imaginary kingdom, destiny, palaces castles and temples, adventure, heroic mission, protection, bodyguard, demon, danger, escapades ...
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A Quiet Place (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.
Style: scary, suspense, disturbing, surprise ending, bleak ...
Plot: survival, self sacrifice, monster, deafness, marriage, post apocalypse, pregnancy, chase, creature, creature feature, sign language, silence ...
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, wild, colourful, breathtaking, witty ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: jungle, team, teenage boy, game, video game, teenage girl, playing a video game, adventurer, high school, mission, 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: semi serious, clever, humorous, realistic, talky ...
Plot: on the road, walking, confession, gangsters, friendship, yakuza, city life, urban, crimes, escapades, friends, bookies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, asia, 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: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: human spirit, martial arts, underdog, teaching the ways of the world, coming of age, friendship, karate, egg, motorcycle, cheerleader, teenage life, rivalry ...
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: captivating, humorous, exciting, entertaining, twist ending ...
Plot: game, brother brother relationship, contests and competitions, friends, husband wife relationship, group of friends, neighbor, game playing, plan gone wrong, fictional reality show, board game, kidnapping ...
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: bridge, sleeping, train station, surgery, awkwardness, subway, sunrise, colleague, backpack, voice, crying woman, physician ...
Place: tokyo, mount fuji
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