Lovecraftian movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant lovecraftian movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic, serious and tense films and TV shows about / with lovecraftian, monster, danger, death, violence, blood, supernatural, murder, survival and fear plots mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as lovecraftian: The Void (2016), Event Horizon (1997), The Thing (1982), Annihilation (2018), In the Mouth of Madness (1995), The Lighthouse (2019), The Dunwich Horror (2008), Banshee Chapter (2013), Life (2017), Prince of Darkness (1987).

List of lovecraftian movies

 5.8
 30K
The Void (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the middle of a routine patrol, officer Daniel Carter happens upon a blood-soaked figure limping down a deserted stretch of road. He rushes the young man to a nearby rural hospital staffed by a skeleton crew, only to discover that patients and ...
Style: dark, macabre, sinister, ambiguous ending, bloody ...
Plot: lovecraftian, another dimension, body horror, mutation, monster, insanity, hospital, murder, nurse, violence, transformation, human experiment ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
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 6.7
 157K
Event Horizon (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the year 2047 a group of astronauts are sent to investigate and salvage the long lost starship "Event Horizon". The ship disappeared mysteriously 7 years before on its maiden voyage and with its return comes even more mystery as the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nightmare, space travel, outer space, lovecraftian, space station, hallucination, insanity, danger, space and aliens, trapped in space, survival, crew ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s
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 8.1
 363K
The Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people it kills.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, alien encounter, lovecraftian, paranoia, fear, survival, space and aliens, mutation, isolation, trapped, scientist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: antarctica, south pole
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 6.8
 275K
Annihilation (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition into a mysterious zone where the laws of nature don't apply.
Style: suspense, disturbing, ambiguous ending, intellectual, gothic ...
Plot: lovecraftian, mutation, female protagonist, expedition, scientist, dna, transformation, psychologist, genetics, research, missing person, quarantine ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida
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In the Mouth of Madness (1995)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: With the disappearance of hack horror writer Sutter Cane, all Hell is breaking loose...literally! Author Cane, it seems, has a knack for description that really brings his evil creepy-crawlies to life. Insurance investigator John Trent is sent to ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, surreal, scary, psychological ...
Plot: lovecraftian, hallucination, disappearance, insanity, investigation, neo noir, paranoia, police brutality, violence, h.p. lovecraft, gory, mind game ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new england, new hampshire, england, europe, manhattan new york city ...
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 7.5
 129K
The Lighthouse (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The story of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.
Style: gothic, suspense, psychological, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: lovecraftian, lighthouse, isolation, lighthouse keeper, hallucination, symbolism, nightmare, secret, drunkenness, human nature, island, fight ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new england
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The Dunwich Horror (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Louisiana, in the wicked Whateley House, Lavina delivers two babies whose fate is written. Ten years later, three scholars of the occult discover that one page of the “Necronomicon,” the unspeakable book, is missing and the Black Brotherhood ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: lovecraftian, parallel world, supernatural, danger, ancient mystery, curses spells and rituals, necronomicon, destiny, mutant, legends and myths, escapades, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana
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Banshee Chapter (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On the trail of a missing friend who had been experimenting with mind-altering drugs, a young journalist - aided by a rogue counter-culture writer, The Silence of The Lambs -- finds herself drawn into the dangerous world of top-secret government ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: lovecraftian, missing person, desert, uncover truth, ghost, drug use, radio broadcast, experiment, video camera, supernatural, experimental drug, found footage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.6
 204K
Life (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The six-member crew of the International Space Station is tasked with studying a sample from Mars that may be the first proof of extra-terrestrial life, which proves more intelligent than ever expected.
Style: scary, apocalyptic, suspense, tragic ending, suspenseful ...
Plot: space station, alien life-form, survival horror, mars, space travel, astronaut, monster, lovecraftian, tentacle, research, twists & turns, brutality ...
Time: near future, future
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Prince of Darkness (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A research team finds a mysterious cylinder in a deserted church. If opened, it could mean the end of the world.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, suspense, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: antichrist, church, lovecraftian, apocalypse, secret, satan, save the world, satanic cult, research, obsession, good versus evil, religion ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles
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 7.6
 186K
Dark City (1998)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man struggles with memories of his past, including a wife he cannot remember, in a nightmarish world with no sun and run by beings with telekinetic powers who seek the souls of humans.
Style: gothic, mind bending, atmospheric, tech noir, psychological ...
Plot: neo noir, investigation, alien race, evil alien, future dystopia, memory, lovecraftian, manipulation, memory loss, space and aliens, sleeping, mad scientist ...
Time: future, 1940s
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 5.8
 52K
Underwater (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After an earthquake destroys their underwater station, six researchers must navigate two miles along the dangerous, unknown depths of the ocean floor to make it to safety in a race against time.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, rough, bleak ...
Plot: underwater, sea monster, sea creature, giant monster, ocean, explorer, fear, lovecraftian, team, earthquake, monster, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2020s
Place: pacific ocean
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The Creature Below (2016)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young scientist discovers a malevolent entity which sets her on a bloody descent into the jaws of insanity.
Style: scary, bleak, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic
Plot: lovecraftian, creature, murder, monster, marine biologist, nightmare, sibling relationship, diving, creature feature, eaten alive, insanity, shower ...
Place: atlantic ocean
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Necronomicon – The Book of Hell (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A librarian founds a copy of the fabled Necronomicon, only unleash hell on earth.
Plot: lovecraftian, supernatural, occult, necronomicon, violence, library, death, supernatural being, librarian, h.p. lovecraft
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
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 6.4
 67K
Europa Report (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A crew of international astronauts are sent on a private mission to Jupiter's fourth moon.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, suspense, cerebral ...
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, outer space, survival, astronaut, danger, lovecraftian, found footage, distant planet, inventions and discoveries, landing, alien ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, year 1972, 1950s ...
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 7.0
 369K
Cloverfield (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, found footage, giant monster, survival horror, quarantine, survival, chaos, destruction, fear, escape, chaos and mayhem, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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Lovecraft Country (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The anthology horror series follows 25-year-old Atticus Freeman, who joins up with his friend Letitia and his Uncle George to embark on a road trip across 1950s Jim Crow America to find his missing father. They must survive and overcome both the ...
Style: anthology, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: h.p. lovecraft, lovecraftian, racism, alien, beast, society, imaginary character, search for father, family, sacrifice, time paradox, closeted gay ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
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 6.6
 270K
Bird Box (2018)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A woman and a pair of children are blindfolded and make their way through a post-apocalyptic setting along a river.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: survival, survival horror, end of the world, fear, blindness, suicide, bird, murder, post apocalypse, creature, parents and children, chase ...
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The Cabin in the Woods (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five college friends spend the weekend at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover the truth behind the cabin in the woods.
Style: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, surreal, bloody ...
Plot: death, cabin in the woods, monster, supernatural, survival, zombie, in the woods, giant snake, danger, youth, weekend, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 1900s, 20th century ...
Place: usa
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 4.0
 15K
Wounds (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Disturbing and mysterious things begin to happen to a bartender in New Orleans after he picks up a phone left behind at his bar.
Style: suspense, surreal, exciting, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: bar, mind game, love interest, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, cult, lovecraftian, supernatural horror, ruse, hallucination, tunnel, bartender, cockroach ...
Place: new orleans
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The Spider Labyrinth (1988)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young professor travels to Budapest to locate a lost colleague. Once there, he gets tangled up in a supernatural mystery.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spider, lovecraftian, hanging, super strength, cobweb, ritual murder, catacomb, catacombs, professor, monster, underground, cult ...
Place: budapest
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The Cloverfield Paradox (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Orbiting above a planet on the brink of war, scientists test a device to solve an energy crisis and end up face-to-face with a dark alternate reality.
Style: suspense, tense, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: space station, scientist, trapped in space, giant monster, alien, experiment gone awry, characters killed one by one, self sacrifice, danger, alternate dimension, earth viewed from space, convulsion ...
Time: near future, 2000s, 2020s
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 7.1
 278K
The Mist (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: After a violent storm, a dense cloud of mist envelops a small Maine town, trapping artist David Drayton and his five-year-old son in a local grocery store with other people. They soon discover that the mist conceals deadly horrors that threaten ...
Style: suspenseful, bad ending, bleak, scary, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, monster, apocalypse, fog, fear, trapped, tentacle, deadly creature, creature, stephen king, chaos and mayhem, alternate dimension ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: maine, usa
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 5.0
 41K
Blair Witch (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Students on a camping trip discover something sinister is lurking beyond the trees.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, tense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, lost in the woods, forest, death, fear, missing person, friendship, tree, chase, hostage, violence, mercilessness ...
Time: 2010s, 80s
Place: maryland
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 5.8
 7K
Final Prayer (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Vatican investigators are sent to the British West Country to investigate paranormal activity, and they find the events are more disturbing than they first imagined.
Style: atmospheric, serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: church, catholic priest, religions or cults, paganism, suicide, uncover truth, supernatural, danger, clergy, deadly, curses spells and rituals, countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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 4.8
 28K
Pulse (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When their computer hacker friend accidentally channels a mysterious wireless signal, a group of co-eds rally to stop a terrifying evil from taking over the world.
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hacker, computer virus, suicide, college, ghost, danger, deadly, graphic violence, college life, computers and web, paranoia, survival ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary
Place: ohio
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 6.7
 24K
Spring (2014)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A young man in a personal tailspin flees the US to Italy, where he sparks up a romance with a woman harboring a dark, primordial secret.
Style: scary, tense, melancholic, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: dangerous attraction, supernatural, romance, small town, mysterious character, danger, immortality, love, transformation, supernatural romance, secret, mysterious woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, rome italy, new jersey
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 7.5
 104
Car Boys (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 697 min.
TV show
Story: Two friends, Nick Robinson and Griffin McElroy, play a fun car simulator that ends up unraveling reality itself and unleashing several terrifying entities to lay waste to the world. They must find a way to defeat these creatures and save reality ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, captivating, buddy comedy
Plot: car accident, good versus evil, investigation, body horror, save the world, virtual world, friends, lovecraftian, car, truck accident, youtube, car rollover
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 4.2
 3K
Hemoglobin (1997)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man with an unknown disease travels to an island with his girlfriend where his relatives once lived, hoping to find a cure to his illness. While it was thought that his relatives were all dead he actually finds them to be living underground. ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: island, incest, mutant, haunted by the past, deadly creature, brother sister incest, murder, isolation, danger, inbreeding, gory, lighthouse ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, maine
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La marca del muerto (1961)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Mexico
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Mad scientist brings his dead mad scientist grandfather back to life and makes a Frankenstein-type monster out of him.
Plot: mad scientist, laboratory, scientist, immortality, lovecraftian, key, needle, butler, fainting woman, kidnapping, sideburns, fire ...
Time: year 1962
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