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Movies Like Us

Us is a 2019 American psychological horror thriller film written and directed by Jordan Peele, starring Lupita Nyong’o, Winston Duke, Shahadi Wright Joseph, Elisabeth Moss, and Tim Heidecker. The film follows a family, a mother and father who …

May 17th, 2019 |

Movies Like Mandy

Mandy is a 2018 film directed by Panos Cosmatos. A co-production of the United States and Canada, the film stars Nicolas Cage, Andrea Riseborough and  it received critical acclaim, with praise directed at its style and originality, Cage’s perform…

May 17th, 2019 |

Movies Like 30 Days of Night

Taking place in the isolated town of Barrow, Alaska, 30 Days of Night opens as the town is preparing for a literal 30 days of the sun being down in the middle of winter. Unbeknownst to the inhabitants staying behind a pack of ancient empiric beings a…

November 10th, 2018 |

Movies Like 28 Days Later

In 28 Days Later Jim awakens from a coma in an abandoned hospital in London. Venturing outside he sees that the streets are empty and encounters a crazed priest in a church. When he encounters other living humans, it is explained that a rage virus ha…

November 10th, 2018 |

Movies Like Let the Right One In

The Swedish horror film Let the Right One In is set in the 1980s in a suburb of Stockholm and follows Oskar, an internally violent 12 year old boy, as he befriends a young girl who moves into his housing block. He slowly discovers that she is not a r…

November 10th, 2018 |

Movies Like The Grudge

An American remake of a Japanese original, but from the same director, The Grudge follows several plot lines and is told in nonlinear order. When a person dies in a state of extreme rage or sorrow a curse is born. The curse manifests physically and k…

November 09th, 2018 |

Movies Like The Ring

Newspaper reporter, Rachel Keller is skeptical of the urban legend surrounding a cursed videotape in Gore Verbinski’s remake of the Japanese original, The Ring. Rachel heard about the video that kills you a week after you watch it, but she was skep…

November 09th, 2018 |

Movies Like The Innkeepers

From horror director Ti West came The Innkeepers about a young asthmatic employee, Claire, of a hotel during its final weekend before closing for good. The once grand hotel is now virtually empty, and Claire is taking her chance to collect paranormal…

November 09th, 2018 |

Movies Like Session 9

Considered a cult film Session 9 follows parallel stories as an asbestos cleaning crew work in Danvers State Mental Hospital in Massachusetts and a former dissociative-identity-disorder patient’s audio tapes reveal horrors within the building. Gord…

November 09th, 2018 |

Movies Like The Shrine

In The Shrine a trio of investigators travel to a Polish town to look into a string of tourist disappearances. Not technically given the green light to look into it, Carmen leads the group with her boyfriend Marcus. The people in the town are stand-o…

November 08th, 2018 |

Movies Like Green Room

Described as a siege thriller Green Room follows an indie punk band on a road trip as they play small shows on the west coast. An unexpected venue pops up at a club in the middle of the woods owned and inhabited by neo-Nazi thugs. After witnessing a …

November 08th, 2018 |

Movies Like The Blackcoat’s Daughter

The Blackcoat’s Daughter showcases two timelines that revolve around a prestigious Catholic boarding school isolated in the winter. Two teen girls are staying over during the winter break and the older one, Rose, tells the younger, Kat, a story abo…

November 08th, 2018 |

Movies Like The Witch

In The Witch, William and Katherine try to lead faith driven lives in their 1630s Puritan town. When they are cast out for William’s arrogance the family must homestead at the edge of a forest, isolated from all others. Their newborn son disappears…

November 07th, 2018 |

Movies Like As Above, So Below

A young scholar, Scarlett, studying the history of alchemy is on the hunt for the philosopher’s stone in As Above, So Below. Following clues, she believes that the stone is hidden below the streets of Paris within the catacombs. Encountering cultis…

November 07th, 2018 |

Movies Like Arachnophobia

A horror comedy, Arachnophobia begins as a new species of giant spider from South America travels to a small North American town and cross-breeds with a local spider, making their offspring deadly. Though they are infertile there are hundreds of them…

November 06th, 2018 |

Movies Like Cloverfield

In the found footage monster film Cloverfield, five young adult New Yorkers are having the night of their lives while throwing a going-away party for their friend, Rob, who has a new job in Japan. After Rob and his former girlfriend, Beth, argue, the…

November 06th, 2018 |

Movies Like Insidious

Patrick Wilson stars in Insidious (dir. James Wan) as a concerned father of three, Josh, who has just moved into a new home with his family. When their son is spooked and falls from the attic ladder he falls into a coma. When he doesn’t awaken they…

November 06th, 2018 |

Movies Like Sinister

Scott Derrickson directs Sinister starring Ethan Hawke as a true-crime novelist, Ellison Oswalt. Ellison has moved his unwitting family into the home of his next book’s subject as a gruesome family massacre occurred there. Looking more into it as h…

November 05th, 2018 |

Movies Like Grave Encounters

Grave Encounters is a fund footage style film that opens with the explanation that the film is a part of a ghost-hunting television series of the same name. The participants went missing and only this footage, assembled by the parent company, remains…

November 05th, 2018 |

Movies Like Tucker and Dale vs Evil

In the horror comedy Tucker and Dale vs Evil 9 college friends go for a cabin stay in rural West Virginia. When a pair of hillbillies, Tucker and Dale, who’ve just moved to the area scare them they think the worst and try to attack, assuming the di…

November 04th, 2018 |

Movies Like Candyman

Researching urban legends goes awry in Candyman as a skeptical Chicago graduate student, Helen, summons The Candyman, a supposedly murderous spirit with a hook for a hand and a penchant for violence. With an atmosphere of urban decay and a beautiful …

November 04th, 2018 |

Movies Like The Devil’s Rejects

The Devil’s Rejects, a sequel to House of 1,000 Corpses from Rob Zombie, follows the three psychopathic antagonists from the previous film as they are on the run from police and state troopers who have raided their home. Featuring Zombie’s tradem…

November 04th, 2018 |

Movies Like The Conjuring

Set in picturesque 1970s Rhode Island and based on the case files of demonologists Ed and Lorraine Warren, The Conjuring (dir. James Wan), follows the Perron family as they move into a new home with their five children. Within the first few nights th…

November 04th, 2018 |

Movies Like Martyrs

In the French language Martyrs (later remade in America) a young Lucie escapes from her tortured imprisonment in a slaughterhouse and is placed in an orphanage. Once grown up she, along with a friend, Anna, she grew close to, go looking for revenge o…

November 04th, 2018 |

Movies Like Pet Sematary

In Mary Lambert’s film adaption of the Stephen King novel, Pet Sematary, a doctor, Louis Creed, and his family move into the rural country home of their dreams and find a pet cemetery down a path in the back of their property. There is a curse buri…

November 04th, 2018 |

Movies Like The Descent

The Descent is a British horror film following six friends as they embark on a deep caving expedition that goes terribly awry. They have arrived together in North Carolina for a spelunking adventure a year after Sarah’s husband and daughter perishe…

November 01st, 2018 |

Movies Like The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

From horror director Tobe Hooper came the cult classic Texas Chainsaw Massacre, a proto-slasher film featuring a dysfunctional family in the middle of nowhere. Banned in multiple countries the film faces consequences for its gritty violence.  Follow…

November 01st, 2018 |

Movies Like Saw

James Wan’s Saw open on Adam, a photographer, and Lawrence, a doctor, as they awaken in chains in a dilapidated bathroom, not knowing how they arrived. Through micro-cassette tapes they realize that they are a part of a sick game designed by a dera…

November 01st, 2018 |

Movies Like The Babadook

As a widowed mother tries and fails to deal with the violent death of her husband she also has trouble coping with her son in the Australian horror film, The Babadook. Finding herself annoyed at every outburst from her son a mysterious book appears i…

November 01st, 2018 |

Movies Like Tremors

The Tremors takes place in the high deserts east of the Sierra Nevada Mountains as Val and Earl, retiring handymen, being to realize there is a killer about in their isolated town. After an unknown force causes a rock slide to block the only road out…

November 01st, 2018 |

Movies Like The Cabin in the Woods

In Cabin in the Woods five college students make their way to a remote cabin in the woods for a weekend free of stress. Written by Joss Whedon the film is not just a horror film but instead deconstructs the genre in order to make fun of it and yet st…

October 30th, 2018 |

Movies Like The Wailing

When an old Japanese stranger arrives in a small South Korean town in The Wailing most of the inhabitants are suspicious of him, unfounded or not, and when a strange and deadly sickness begins to spread among the inhabitants, they know who they’d l…

October 28th, 2018 |

Movies Like Rosemary’s Baby

In Roman Polanski’s legendary Rosemary’s Baby the eponymous Rosemary begins to feel unsafe in her new infamous New York apartment. When she becomes pregnant her fear and suspicion grows with the child as she believes her strange neighbors are out…

October 28th, 2018 |

Movies Like The Thing

In John Carpenter’s cult classic reimagining of The Thing from Another World, titled The Thing, a group of scientists become paranoid when an alien parasite begins to infect them. Stuck all the way out in isolation in Antarctica their first sign of…

October 28th, 2018 |

Movies Like Audition

Regarded by many to be a masterpiece of horror cinema the Japanese Audition is a psychological slow burn torture thriller. When widower Shigeharu Aoyama hold auditions for a new wife with his film producer friend he is immediately enamored with Asami…

October 28th, 2018 |

Movies Like The Shining

When Jack Torrence takes a care taking job in the slow burn, cult classic The Shining (dir. Stanley Kubrick) he and his family aren’t expecting anything odd to happen. They are staying in the giant, isolated Overlook Hotel as it closes down for the…

October 28th, 2018 |

Movies like I Saw the Devil

In the South Korean I Saw the Devil, Kyung-chul is a dangerous psychopath who has committed unimaginably diabolical serial murders for pleasure with a wide range of victims. The police have been chasing him for a long time but are always short of luc…

October 26th, 2018 |

Movies Like The Evil Dead

From the legendary director Sam Raimi The Evil Dead is a cult classic cabin-in-the-woods supernatural thriller that follows a group of college friends at their get-away weekend at an old rented wilderness cabin. Unbeknownst to them there is an ancien…

October 26th, 2018 |

Movies Like Dead Awake

Spending her time looking into the mysterious deaths of people who die in their sleep Kate Bowman is your average social worker in Dead Awake. Each of the people she is investigating reported experiencing the same hallucination during sleep paralysis…

October 26th, 2018 |

Movies Like Be Afraid

In Be Afraid it’s not long after John Chambers and his family arrive at their new home in a small country town that John begins to experience sleep paralysis. Dark shadow entities visit John out of the corner of his eye while he lays paralyzed. The…

October 26th, 2018 |

Movies Like Creep

Creep is a found footage thriller documenting a long game of cat and mouse between a serial killer and his victim. Looking for interesting freelance filming jobs Aaron agrees to a dubious job he finds online asking for a full days filming work for $1…

October 26th, 2018 |

Movies Like Darkness Rising

In Darkness Rising a woman returns to her family home. After her mother went mad and tried to kill her when she was three, Madison left her family home and now as an adult has a peculiar fascination with the house, visiting it in the dead of night wi…

October 25th, 2018 |

Movies Like The Hatred

When a German Nazi Science Officer moved to a small town in middle America and started a family, who thought that could end in tragedy? In the indie horror The Hatred this is just the beginning of the end as the house he resided in becomes haunted by…

October 25th, 2018 |

Movies Like Cargo

Not your typical zombie movie, Cargo is an Australian film based on the previous short that leans heavy on the family drama aspect at the heart of the plot. Andy and Kay, a husband and wife, are in the midst of a violent apocalypse and safe on their …

October 23rd, 2018 |

Movies Like Carnage Park

Part crime caper gone wrong, part survival horror film, Carnage Park is a 1970s set thriller with a sound track to match that depicts a harrowing fight for survival. After a pair of wannabe crooks botch a bank heist and have to flee into the desert t…

October 23rd, 2018 |

Movies Like Train to Busan

In the South Korean Train to Busan Seok-woo is a divorced workaholic and absent father who plans on taking his daughter to see her mother in Busan for the former’s birthday. On the train is a diverse group of people including the working-class Sang…

October 22nd, 2018 |

Movies Like Lights Out

Based on his own short film a few years before David F. Sandberg’s Lights Out follows Rebecca as she and her younger half-brother, Martin, begin to realize that their mom’s behavioral peculiarities and depression have become more dangerous than e…

October 22nd, 2018 |

Movies Like Don’t Breathe

In Don’t Breathe, directed by Fede Álvarez, we follow a group of teenagers as they attempt to rob a blind man’s home. Rocky, Money, and Alex all have their reasons, but Rocky’s is forefront as she is desperate for the funds to run away from ho…

October 17th, 2018 |

Movies Like Found Footage 3D (2016)

In the independent Found Footage 3D a group of genre-savvy indie filmmakers set out to make the first 3D found footage horror film in an isolated cabin in a remote part of central Texas. They instead find themselves starring in the first 3D found foo…

October 17th, 2018 |

Movies Like Blair Witch

A sequel to the 1990s cult classic found footage film The Blair Witch Project, Blair Witch, directed by Adam Wingard, takes place 10 years after the first. Originally kept secret and titled The Woods the film was revealed to be Blair Witch a month be…

October 14th, 2018 |

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