Resurrection movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant resurrection movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, tense, suspenseful, captivating, scary and psychotronic films and TV shows about / with resurrection, supernatural, danger, back from the dead, death, murder, supernatural power, afterlife, supernatural ability and imaginary plots mostly in Drama, Horror and Fantasy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as resurrection: The Returned (2015), Resurrection (2013), The Returned (2012), Transcendence (2014), Second Chance (2016), Replicas (2018), Hocus Pocus (1993), Glitch (2015), Jesus of Nazareth (1977), Bright (2017).

List of resurrection movies

 7.0
 12K
The Returned (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A small town that is turned upside down when several local people, who have long been presumed dead, suddenly reappear; their presence creates both positive and negative consequences. As families are reunited, the lives of those who were left behind ...
Style: captivating, mind bending, tense, surreal, touching ...
Plot: resurrection, afterlife, back from the dead, supernatural, small town, life turned upside down, uncover truth, mystery, family relations, parents and children, small town life, miraculous event ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.3
 15K
Resurrection (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Resurrection is an American fantasy drama television series based on the book The Returned by Jason Mott that follows the residents of Arcadia, Missouri, whose lives are upended when their loved ones return from the dead, unaged since their deaths.
Style: serious, captivating, atmospheric, mind bending, tense ...
Plot: resurrection, afterlife, parents and children, back from the dead, investigation, miraculous event, supernatural, uncover truth, surprising revelation, family relations, haunted by the past, priest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, missouri
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 8.1
 20K
The Returned (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: In the shadow of an enormous hydraulic dam, the lives of the residents of a small French town are changed to their core when hundreds of previously dead relatives all return home on the same day.
Style: mind bending, captivating, atmospheric, suspenseful, touching ...
Plot: resurrection, afterlife, small town, teenage life, accident, supernatural, back from the dead, death, dealing with death, haunted by the past, serial killer, nobody believes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: france, europe
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The Misfit of Demon King Academy (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Anos Voldigord was a tyrannical Demon King that eradicated humans, spirits, and even the gods, but became bored of eternal warfare and reincarnated with dreams of a peaceful world. However, what awaited him in reincarnation after 2000 years were ...
Style: captivating, enigmatic, twists and turns, visually appealing
Plot: magic, demon, high school life, resurrection, academy, reincarnation, magical, wizards and magicians, black magic, supernatural power, magician, supernatural ability ...
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 6.2
 226K
Transcendence (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two leading computer scientists work toward their goal of Technological Singularity, as a radical anti-technology organization fights to prevent them from creating a world where computers can transcend the abilities of the human brain.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, exciting, tense, futuristic ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, technology, nanotechnology, resurrection, computers and web, scientist, technology gone awry, hi-tech, chaos, cyberspace, inventions and discoveries, utopia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa, california
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 7.4
 12K
Second Chance (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A disgraced, 75-year-old ex-sheriff, whose life ends at the hands of corrupt cops, is brought back to life and given a second chance by a pair of young tech scientists, as a 35-year-old with unpredictable near-superhuman abilities.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, futuristic, exciting
Plot: superhuman, resurrection, genius, second chance, sheriff, reanimation, father son relationship, human experiment, scientist, investigation, brother sister relationship, friendship ...
Time: future
Place: usa
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 5.4
 38K
Replicas (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, China, Puerto Rico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A scientist becomes obsessed with bringing back his family members who died in a traffic accident.
Style: intellectual, exciting, futuristic, clever, philosophical ...
Plot: family, scientist, science, resurrection, family in danger, cloning, laboratory, genetics, scientific experiment, biologist, consciousness, robot ...
Time: near future
Place: puerto rico
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 6.9
 120K
Hocus Pocus (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After 300 years of slumber, three sister witches are accidentally resurrected in Salem on Halloween night, and it us up to three kids and their newfound feline friend to put an end to the witches' reign of terror once and for all.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, sweet, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, kids, teens, girls' night, horror for children
Plot: halloween, witch, magic, teenage life, wizards and magicians, resurrection, supernatural, immortality, cat, halloween party, potion, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1993, 18th century, 17th century
Place: massachusetts, usa, new england
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 7.3
 18K
Glitch (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A police officer and a doctor face an emotionally charged mystery when seven local residents inexplicably return from the dead in peak physical form.
Style: enigmatic, melancholic, captivating, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: resurrection, small town, death, police officer, supernatural, new life, cemetery, nothing goes right, life & death, husband wife relationship, crimes, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Jesus of Nazareth (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 382 min.
TV show
Story: Passion, beauty, and brilliant storytelling are all on display in this six-hour-plus epic from Italian director Franco Zeffirelli. Robert Powell is superb in the title role, and with the overwhelming success of this TV movie throughout the world, ...
Style: epic, serious, atmospheric, biblical, sentimental ...
Plot: christianity, jesus, self sacrifice, idealism, roman empire, apostle, resurrection, back from the dead, religion, god or devil, faith, miraculous event ...
Time: 1st century, 1930s
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem
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 6.3
 185K
Bright (2017)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In an alternate present-day where magical creatures live among us, two L.A. cops become embroiled in a prophesied turf battle.
Style: light, tense, suspense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: buddy cop, elf, bodyguard, magical, two man army, police, interracial couple, alternate world, resurrection, supernatural power, corrupt cop, chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles
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 2.1
 613
Attila (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When American soldiers inadvertently steal Attila the Hun's secret riches, the wrath of the barbarian is awakened; the mummified warrior will stop at nothing to kill the intruders.
Style: psychotronic, scary, captivating, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: resurrection, supernatural, murder, superhero, killed in action, fictional war, military base, mummy, underground, characters murdered one by one, military, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: eastern europe
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Pet Sematary II (1992)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The "sematary" is up to its old zombie-raising tricks again. This time, the protagonists are Jeff Matthews, whose mother died in a Hollywood stage accident, and Drew Gilbert, a boy coping with an abusive stepfather.
Style: scary, slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, back from the dead, family in danger, resurrection, small town, death in the family, murder, bully, supernatural, burial, chase, vengeance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1992
Place: maine, usa, new england
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The Werewolf Versus the Vampire Woman (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, West Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Elvira is travelling through the French countryside with her friend Genevieve, searching for the lost tomb of a medieval murderess and possible vampire, Countess Wandessa. They find a likely site in the castle of Waldemar Daninsky, who invites the ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, serious, sexy, gothic horror ...
Plot: werewolf, vampire, resurrection, reincarnation, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, afterlife, human becoming an animal, supernatural, deadly creature, supernatural ability, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 70s, 15th century
Place: europe
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Come Back to Me (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sarah & Josh are married suburbanites. After a car accident, Sarah suffers blackouts & ends up pregnant though Josh is sterile. As her life spirals she hides a camera in her home & unlocks a horrific secret with far-reaching ...
Style: mysterious, scary, serious, tense
Plot: hidden camera, resurrection, neighbor, life turned upside down, memory loss, woman in danger, supernatural, losing-it hero, couples, nightmare comes true, couple relations, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, nevada
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Taste the Blood of Dracula (1970)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three elderly distinguished gentlemen are searching for some excitement in their boring borgoueis lives and gets in contact with one of count Dracula's servants. In a nightly ceremony they restore the count back to life. The three men killed ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, stylized, tense, serious ...
Plot: vampire, resurrection, dracula, murder, undead, master and servant, vengeance, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, occult, black magic, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
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 6.2
 4K
Shatterbrain (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Charles Dexter Ward's wife enlists the help of a private detective to find out what her husband is up to in a remote cabin owned by his family for centuries. The husband is a chemical engineer, and the smells from his experiments (and the ...
Style: serious, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: resurrection, private detective, laboratory, mad scientist, zombie, supernatural, escapades, investigation, supernatural ability, crimes, experiment gone awry, afterlife ...
Time: 90s
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 3.9
 575
Ominous (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Michael and Rachel are devastated when their six-year-old son dies in a tragic accident. When a stranger offers to bring the boy back to life, they take the offer. However, the child who returns is not the child they once knew.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: resurrection, demon, curse, boy, afterlife, stranger, devil, curses spells and rituals, evil spirit, human host, parents and children, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 3.7
 722
Witchouse (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 72 min.
Story: On Mayday 1998 in the town of Dunwich, Massachusetts, Elizabeth gathers together a group of specially selected friends for a rather odd party. It turns out that she is the descendent of a malevolent witch named Lilith who was burned at the stake ...
Style: rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, slasher ...
Plot: possessed woman, evil witch, resurrection, supernatural, supernatural ability, vengeance, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, youth, witch, demonic possession, seance ...
Time: 90s
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 7.4
 833
Penguindrum (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: A terminally ill girl named Himari Takakura is miraculously saved from death by a strange spirit who resides in a penguin-shaped hat. However, in exchange for extending her life, the spirit tasks Himari's brothers, Kanba and Shōma, to seek out ...
Style: humorous, surreal, twists and turns, captivating, tense ...
Plot: destiny, resurrection, reincarnation, mystery, supernatural, terminal illness, lifesaver, family relations, riddles and clues, penguins, back from the dead, friendship ...
Place: japan, asia
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 5.0
 10K
Tamara (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Tamara, an unattractive girl who is picked on by her peers, returns after her death as a sexy seductress to enact revenge.
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, high school, witchcraft, curses spells and rituals, back from the dead, social misfits, supernatural ability, seduction, frame up, youth, obsession, resurrection ...
Time: contemporary
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Blithe Spirit (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A spiritualist medium holds a seance for a writer suffering from writers block but accidentally summons the spirit of his deceased first wife which leads to an increasingly complex love triangle with his current wife of five years.
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, light, captivating ...
Plot: resurrection, afterlife, love story, power of love, love, psychic, supernatural, ghost, psychic power, ex wife, supernatural romance, able to see the dead ...
Time: 20th century, year 1937
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Lord of Illusions (1995)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: During a routine case in L.A., NY private investigator Harry D'Amour stumbles over members of a fanatic cult who are preparing for the resurrection of their leader Nix, a powerful magician who was killed 13 years earlier.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, neo noir, dark ...
Plot: supernatural, private detective, investigation, fanatic, resurrection, mind game, mystery, crimes, religions or cults, sect, curses spells and rituals, leadership ...
Time: 90s, year 1982, 80s
Place: los angeles, new york, usa, california, mojave desert
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 4.5
 675
The Wait (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An enigmatic phone call from a psychic catapults a family into a state of suspended belief while waiting for their recently deceased mother to be resurrected.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, surreal, tense
Plot: resurrection, siblings relations, supernatural, family in crisis, death of mother, faith, waiting, love, sexual content, dealing with death, family relations, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.5
 86K
Flatliners (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Five medical students want to find out if there is life after death. They plan to stop one of their hearts for a few seconds, thus simulating death, and then bring the person back to life. A science fiction thriller from the early 1990's with a ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, twist ending ...
Plot: afterlife, medical student, suicide, experiment gone awry, nightmare, hallucination, medical experiment, medical school, supernatural, obsession, memory, manipulation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, future
Place: chicago illinois
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 6.3
 28K
Risen (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Clavius, a powerful Roman military tribune, and his aide, Lucius, are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion, in order to disprove the rumors of a risen Messiah and prevent an uprising in ...
Style: biblical, enigmatic, atmospheric, tense, thought provoking ...
Audience: kids
Plot: christianity, apostle, messiah, resurrection, investigation, interrogation, race against time, betrayal, faith, desert, religious, jesus ...
Time: 1st century, 1930s
Place: jerusalem, latin america, egypt, spain, rome italy ...
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 6.0
 3K
Jesus (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, Germany, USA, France, Spain, Czech Republic, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: The film is notable for presenting a more human Jesus, compared to more solemn portrayals in earlier films; here Jesus laughs and cries like anyone else. Among other things, he weeps at Joseph’s funeral, throws stones in Lake Galilee when meeting ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic, surprise ending, emotional ...
Plot: bible, christianity, jesus, religions or cults, hopes, society, sin, leadership, resurrection, jewish, death of protagonist, miraculous event ...
Place: palestine
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 5.7
 19K
Son of God (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: The life story of Jesus is told from his humble birth through his teachings, crucifixion and ultimate resurrection.
Style: uplifting, captivating, epic, stylized, serious ...
Plot: christianity, tragic hero, jesus, prophet, religions or cults, chosen one, clergy, bible, torture, crucifixion of jesus, idealism, resurrection ...
Time: 1st century
Place: holy land
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Night of the Dead: Leben Tod (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Pregnant and frightened, Anais is not allowed to leave the specialized hospital where her husband, Peter has a medical internship with his uncle, Dr. Gabriel Schreklich, a man with a serum that can resurrect the dead. But things go terribly wrong ...
Style: suspense, dark, rough, tense
Plot: ghoul, resurrection, survival, mad scientist, pregnancy, genius, revenge, violence, hospital, medicine, love, escape ...
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Reign of the Supermen (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In the wake of The Death of Superman, the world is still mourning the loss of the Man of Steel following his fatal battle with the monster Doomsday. However, no sooner as his body been laid to rest than do four new bearers of the Superman shield ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, disturbing, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: superhero, one man army, resurrection, legacy, superman character, cloning, lex luthor character, wonder woman character, battles, cyborgs, super strength, green lantern character ...
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