Possession movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant possession movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, suspense, scary, serious, tense and bleak films and TV shows about / with possession, supernatural, murder, ghost, demon, supernatural power, danger, female nudity, blood and deadly plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, Canada, Spain and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as possession: The Blackcoat's Daughter (2015), Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016), Veronica (2017), The Quiet Ones (2014), Ballet (1989), Help (2010), The Asylum (2015), London Voodoo (2004), Hysterical (1983), The Haunting of Whaley House (2012).

List of possession movies

The Blackcoat's Daughter (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the dead of winter, Kat and Rose, two very different girls, find themselves spending winter break at their prestigious prep school. What they don't know is that Kat is being stalked by an evil entity, and their lives are about to change ...
Style: bleak, enigmatic, disturbing, scary, non-linear
Plot: possession, boarding school, murder, satanism, serial murder, exorcism, loneliness, demonic possession, female psychopath, teenage girl, girls' boarding school, evil child ...
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Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In 1965 Los Angeles, a widowed mother and her two daughters add a new stunt to bolster their séance scam business and unwittingly invite authentic evil into their home. When the youngest daughter is overtaken by the merciless spirit, this small ...
Style: scary, macabre, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ouija board, supernatural, possession, ghosts, seance, demons, demon, dialogue, death, storytelling, devil, teenager ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 70s
Place: los angeles
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 6.2
 34K
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, serious, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: possession, ouija board, supernatural, crucifix, solar eclipse, nightmare, widow, demonic possession, blind woman, family, ouija, blood ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, year 1991
Place: madrid, spain
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 5.1
 19K
The Quiet Ones (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
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, psychological, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: paranormal phenomena, experiment, skepticism, mad doctor, possession, screaming, danger, poltergeist, off the grid, point of view, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, cameraman ...
Time: 70s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england
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 5.9
 495
Ballet (1989)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An American ballerina arrives in Hungary to enroll in a ballet school and it soon becomes apparent that things are not what they seem.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, exciting, twist ending
Plot: ballet, possession, girls' boarding school, ballerina, obsession, love interest, female ghost, conspiracy, haunted by the past, teenage girl, dancing, dance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, budapest, budapest hungary, eastern europe
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 4.3
 348
Help (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 109 min.
Story: "HELP" is a supernatural horror thriller which draws upon the story of a malevolent spirit that refuses to leave the human world and is out to exact retribution for past crimes committed against it.
Style: suspense, bleak, scary, suspenseful
Plot: evil spirit, twin sister, possession, psychiatrist, murder, husband wife relationship, danger, family secret, homecoming, wife husband relationship, bikini
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 4.5
 5K
The Asylum (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: During an all-night, drug-fueled party at an abandoned asylum known for the horrific treatment of its patients, a group of ordinary teens decide to experiment with the occult, mysteriously leading to a violent possession. In an effort to find help, ...
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: abandoned hospital, possession, demon, ghost, murder, trapped, characters killed one by one, secret, party, friendship, alcohol, chase ...
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 3.9
 394
London Voodoo (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When ambitious analyst Lincoln Mathers (played by Doug Cockle) relocates his family from New York to London, his wife Sarah (Sara Stewart) discovers a new disturbing power and becomes hostage to an ancient spirit. As Mathers notices that the family ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, possession, nanny, voodoo, ghost, curses spells and rituals, couple relations, family relations, couples, deadly, mysterious character, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, new york, europe, usa
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 5.8
 691
Hysterical (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Frederic Lansing (Bill Hudson) is a writer who hopes to find inspiration while vacationing in Hellview, Oregon; however, the lighthouse in which he's staying is haunted by the ghost of Venetia (Julie Newmar), who had killed herself 100 years ...
Style: humorous, not serious, scary, horror spoof, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, investigation, parody, supernatural, possession, lighthouse, losing-it hero, haunted by the past, reincarnation, vengeance, danger, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s
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The Haunting of Whaley House (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a tour guide breaks into America's Most Haunted House, a bit of amateur ghost hunting with friends turns into more horror than they could have ever imagined.
Style: suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, tour guide, murder, possession, haunted house, survival, supernatural, legends and myths, seance, danger, deadly, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.2
 101K
Mirrors (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Romania, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An ex-cop and his family are the target of an evil force that is using mirrors as a gateway into their home.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, family in danger, demon, mirror, evil, demons, uncover truth, investigation, family problems, hallucination, possession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, pennsylvania
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 7.5
 252K
Beetlejuice (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Thanks to an untimely demise via drowning, a young couple end up as poltergeists in their New England farmhouse, where they fail to meet the challenge of scaring away the insufferable new owners, who want to make drastic changes. In desperation, the ...
Style: gothic, dark humor, witty, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: ghost, afterlife, teenage girl, haunted house, supernatural, psychic, surrealism, life after death, heaven and hell, possession, goth, eccentric family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new england, connecticut
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Hold Your Breath (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: There is an old wives' tale that you should hold your breath when passing by a cemetery lest an evil spirit rejected by both heaven and hell gets inside of you when you inhale. Someone in a carload of college kids on holiday doesn't hold ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, possession, prison, curses spells and rituals, human host, supernatural, danger, urban legend, deadly, youth, electric chair, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1950s, 50s
Place: usa
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 4.8
 1K
The Covenant (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the tragic deaths of her husband and daughter, Sarah Doyle moves back to her childhood home with her estranged brother, Richard. It's not long before Sarah begins to experience supernatural phenomena of a violent and hostile nature.
Style: suspenseful, rough, disturbing, bleak, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: brother sister sex, demon, possession, brother sister incest, evil force, isolation, demon rape, deception, supernatural, religion, brother sister relationship, preacher ...
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Demon Witch Child (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An old witch seeks vengence through the daughter of the politician who had her thrown in jail. Soon the little girl's head is spinning around, and an old priest is called in to perform an exorcism.
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: exorcism, demon, priest, possession, witch, witchcraft, revenge, child in peril, supernatural power, transformation, politician, satanic cult ...
Time: 70s
Place: spain, europe
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 6.1
 5K
Demon (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Poland, Israel
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A bridegroom is possessed by an unquiet spirit in the midst of his own wedding celebration, in this clever take on the Jewish legend of the dybbuk.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, enigmatic, bleak, ambiguous ending
Plot: wedding party, possession, missing person, bride and groom, ghost, demonic possession, demon, wedding day, father son relationship, jewish, search party, obsession ...
Time: quarry
Place: europe, poland
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Black Devil Doll from Hell (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A woman buys a doll at a magic shop. Unbeknownst to her, the doll is possessed by an evil spirit, and it proceeds to take her over.
Style: absurd, bleak, disturbing, dark humor, cult film
Plot: evil doll, demon, toys, toy, possession, rape, occult, supernatural, sex, murder, raped by monster, voodoo ...
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From a House on Willow Street (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a young woman is kidnapped, her captors soon come to realize that in fact they may be the ones in danger and this young woman has a dark secret inside her.
Style: suspense, scary, disturbing, suspenseful, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, violence, demon, possession, supernatural, ghost, nightmare, abduction, demonic possession, evil, paranoia, survival ...
Time: contemporary
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 4.5
 2K
Anguish (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A new girl in a quiet town, Tess tries to manage her psychosis while adjusting to her new life with her mom. After stumbling upon the shrine of Lucy, a hit and run victim, Tess finds herself overwhelmed by hallucinations of the dead girl and starts ...
Style: suspense, psychological, captivating, tense
Plot: self harm, possession, disorder, mental disorder, nightmare, new house, hallucination, mentally unstable, mother daughter relationship, paranoia, supernatural, dissociative identity disorder ...
Place: india
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Finders Keepers (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A haunted doll teaches one little girl why children shouldn't play with undead things.
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, serious
Plot: evil doll, murder, possession, supernatural, problem child, family relations, danger, parents and children, deadly, possessed girl, explosion, screaming ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Voodoo Possession (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Imagine an insatiable demon that feeds on blood, thrives on pain, and reaches from beyond the grave to torment the living...and the dead. For believers and skeptics alike, there is nothing in this world or the next to rival the relentless evil of a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: voodoo, supernatural, possession, rivalry, danger, deadly, mystery, curse, showdown, standoff, salvation, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Sometimes They Come Back... Again (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jon Porter returns to his hometown after the sudden and bizarre death of his mother. He hopes to leave as soon as the funeral is over but it's too late. The sinister forces that caused his sister's brutal murder 30 years ago are back. Jon ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, demon, priest, possession, haunted by the past, homecoming, parents and children, danger, murder, teenager, hometown, exorcism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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 5.3
 13K
Demonic (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A police officer and a psychologist investigate the deaths of five people who were killed while trying to summon ghosts.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic
Plot: haunted house, seance, demon, investigation, video camera, trance, possession, characters killed one by one, rescue, supernatural, teenage boy, video surveillance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Haunting of Morella (1990)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An executed witch inhabits her teenaged daughter's body to continue in the pursuit of bloodshed.
Style: cult film, gothic, ambiguous ending, erotic
Plot: witch, possession, father daughter relationship, witch burning, cemetery, crypt, blind man, governess, stabbed in the eye, nightmare, curse, nude woman murdered ...
Time: 18th century
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 4.7
 3K
Hex (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A couple's holiday romance is thrown into chaos as they are afflicted by a malicious force.
Style: suspense, scary, scenic, colourful, demonic ...
Plot: travel, possession, couples, nothing goes right, supernatural, danger, romance, mysticism, sex scene, murder
Place: thailand
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 5.2
 5K
Demon House (2019)
Genre: Documentary, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: As mass hysteria breaks-out over an alleged demonic possession in an Indiana home, referred to as a “Portal to Hell,” Ghost Adventures host and paranormal investigator Zak Bagans buys the house, sight unseen, over the phone. He and his crew then ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: spirit, possession, haunted, ghost, demon, supernatural, danger, murder, investigation, characters killed one by one, trapped, secret ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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Nightmare Cinema (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A series of down-on-their-luck individuals enter the decrepit and spine-chilling Rialto theater, only to have their deepest and darkest fears brought to life on the silver screen by The Projectionist – a mysterious, ghostly figure who holds the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense, anthology ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, hospital, possession, demonic possession, child in peril, child murder, ghost, teenage boy, gore, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, demon ...
Time: contemporary
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Bornless Ones (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: With the help of her friends, Emily moves to a remote home to take better care of her brother, Zack who is diagnosed with cerebral palsy. But what they don't know is that the house kept a terrifying secret that will haunt them one by one.
Style: suspense, rough, scary, suspenseful
Plot: exorcism, haunted house, symbol, possession, characters killed one by one, obsession, body count, female nudity, slasher, slasher killer, dead teenager
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 5.4
 4K
Scarecrows (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Five men heist the Camp Pendleton payroll and kidnap a pilot and his daughter, who are forced to fly them to Mexico. Enroute a double cross has one of the thieves parachute with the loot into an abandoned graveyard surrounded by strange scarecrows. ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scarecrow, heist, supernatural, survival, on the run, crime gone awry, rescue, chase, stalking, possession, kidnapping, massacre ...
Time: 80s
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 5.0
 2K
The Convent (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A group of college students break into an abandoned convent and become possessed by demonic spirits.
Style: scary, suspenseful, stylized, harsh, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, convent, murder, nun, supernatural, gory, haunted by the past, survival, danger, youth, deadly, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s, 80s
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