Movies Like The Conjuring

by All Horror on November 04th, 2018 | |

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 the family experiences spirits and paranormal events prompting them to contact the Warrens. Digging into the history of the home they find that an accused witch, Bathsheba, used to own the property and cursed it before hanging herself. A paranormal investigation takes place and the haunting escalates as Bathsheba tries to possess the mother to kill her children just as she once did. Lorraine, with her psychic abilities, and Ed, knowing exorcism rituals, work together to save the entire family and lift the demonic curse.

Other movies like The Conjuring

The Awakening (2011)

1921 England is overwhelmed by the loss and grief of World War I. Hoax exposer Florence Cathcart (Hall) visits a boarding school to explain sightings of a child ghost.

Mama (2013)

Guillermo del Toro presents Mama, a supernatural thriller that tells the haunting tale of two little girls who disappeared into the woods the day that their parents were killed. When they are rescued years later and begin a new life, they find that someone or something still wants to come tuck them in at night.

The Woman in Black (2012)

The story follows a young lawyer, Arthur Kipps, who is ordered to travel to a remote village and sort out a recently deceased client’s papers. As he works alone in the client’s isolated house, Kipps begins to uncover tragic secrets, his unease growing when he glimpses a mysterious woman dressed only in black. Receiving only silence from the locals, Kipps is forced to uncover the true identity of the Woman in Black on his own, leading to a desperate race against time when he discovers her true identity.

The Haunting in Connecticut (2009)

When the Campbell family moves to upstate Connecticut, they soon learn that their charming Victorian home has a disturbing history: not only was the house a transformed funeral parlor where inconceivable acts occurred, but the owner’s clairvoyant son Jonah served as a demonic messenger, providing a gateway for spiritual entities to crossover.

Requiem (2001)

Four hardened crooks break out of prison. Hunted down, with nowhere to run, they seek refuge in the only place the police cannot follow, a Cistercian monastery. Cut off from the outside world, a nightmare stand off develops between the fugitives, ready to kill in defence of their dearly purchased freedom, and the monks they’ re holding hostage. But in this potentially lethal confrontation, nothing is quite as it seems. The game’ s been rigged from the start. Requiem’ s a violent and fast paced French film that really delivers.

The Amityville Horror (2005)

A family is terrorized by demonic forces after moving into a home that was the site of a grisly mass-murder.

Oculus (2013)

A woman tries to exonerate her brother’s murder conviction by proving that the crime was committed by a supernatural phenomenon.

The Possession (2012)

A young girl buys an antique box at a yard sale, unaware that inside the collectible lives a malicious ancient spirit. The girl’s father teams with his ex-wife to find a way to end the curse upon their child.

Before I Wake (2016)

About an orphaned child whose dreams – and nightmares – manifest physically as he sleeps.

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