Movies like Annabelle: Creation 2017

Several years after the tragic death of their little girl, a doll maker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into their home, soon becoming the target of the doll maker's possessed creation—Annabelle.

If you already watched and love Annabelle: Creation, you will love these. Below is the list of movies similar to Annabelle: Creation.

1 Annabelle Comes Home 2019

Determined to keep Annabelle from wreaking more havoc, demonologists Ed and Lorraine Warren bring the possessed doll to the locked artifacts room in their home, placing her “safely” behind sacred glass and enlisting a priest’s holy blessing. But an unholy night of horror awaits as Annabelle awakens the evil spirits in the room, who all set their sights on a new target—the Warrens' ten-year-old daughter, Judy, and her friends.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller, Mystery

Director:

Gary Dauberman

Writers:

James Wan (story by), Gary Dauberman (screenplay by)

Country:

United States of America
5.9

2 The Nun 2018

When a young nun at a cloistered abbey in Romania takes her own life, a priest with a haunted past and a novitiate on the threshold of her final vows are sent by the Vatican to investigate. Together they uncover the order’s unholy secret. Risking not only their lives but their faith and their very souls, they confront a malevolent force in the form of the same demonic nun that first terrorized audiences in “The Conjuring 2” as the abbey becomes a horrific battleground between the living and the damned.

Genres:

Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Corin Hardy

Writers:

Gary Dauberman (screenplay by), James Wan (story by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
5.3

3 Insidious: The Last Key 2018

Parapsychologist Elise Rainier and her team travel to Five Keys, NM, to investigate a man’s claim of a haunting. Terror soon strikes when Rainier realizes that the house he lives in was her family’s old home.

Genres:

Mystery, Horror, Thriller

Director:

Adam Robitel

Writers:

Leigh Whannell, Leigh Whannell (based on characters created by)

Country:

United States of America
5.7

4 Unfriended: Dark Web 2018

​When a 20-something finds a cache of hidden files on his new laptop, he and his friends are unwittingly thrust into the depths of the dark web. They soon discover someone has been watching their every move and will go to unimaginable lengths to protect the dark web.

Genre:

Horror

Director:

Stephen Susco

Writer:

Stephen Susco

Country:

United States of America
5.9

5 Jigsaw 2017

Dead bodies begin to turn up all over the city, each meeting their demise in a variety of grisly ways. All investigations begin to point the finger at deceased killer John Kramer.

Genres:

Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Country:

United States of America
5.8

6 Gerald's Game 2017

When her husband's sex game goes wrong, Jessie (who is handcuffed to a bed in a remote lake house) faces warped visions, dark secrets and a dire choice.

Genres:

Drama, Horror, Thriller

Director:

Mike Flanagan

Writers:

Mike Flanagan (screenplay by), Jeff Howard (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.6

7 1922 2017

A simple yet proud rancher conspires to murder his wife for financial gain, convincing his teenage son to participate.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Zak Hilditch

Writers:

Stephen King (novel), Zak Hilditch (screenplay)

Country:

United States of America
6.3

8 A Cure For Wellness 2016

An ambitious young executive is sent to retrieve his company's CEO from an idyllic but mysterious "wellness center" at a remote location in the Swiss Alps but soon suspects that the spa's miraculous treatments are not what they seem.

Genres:

Horror, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller

Director:

Gore Verbinski

Writers:

Justin Haythe (screenplay by), Justin Haythe (story by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Germany, United States of America
6.4

9 The Autopsy Of Jane Doe 2016

Father and son coroners receive a mysterious unidentified corpse with no apparent cause of death. As they attempt to examine the beautiful young "Jane Doe," they discover increasingly bizarre clues that hold the key to her terrifying secrets.

Genres:

Horror, Mystery

Director:

André Øvredal

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
6.8

10 Split 2016

Though Kevin has evidenced 23 personalities to his trusted psychiatrist, Dr. Fletcher, there remains one still submerged who is set to materialize and dominate all the others. Compelled to abduct three teenage girls led by the willful, observant Casey, Kevin reaches a war for survival among all of those contained within him — as well as everyone around him — as the walls between his compartments shatter apart.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller

Director:

M. Night Shyamalan

Country:

United States of America
7.3

11 The Purge: Election Year 2016

Two years after choosing not to kill the man who killed his son, former police sergeant Leo Barnes has become head of security for Senator Charlene Roan, the front runner in the next Presidential election due to her vow to eliminate the Purge. On the night of what should be the final Purge, a betrayal from within the government forces Barnes and Roan out onto the street where they must fight to survive the night.

Genres:

Action, Horror, Thriller

Director:

James DeMonaco

Writer:

James DeMonaco

Countries:

France, United States of America
6

12 Annabelle 2014

John Form has found the perfect gift for his expectant wife, Mia - a beautiful, rare vintage doll in a pure white wedding dress. But Mia's delight with Annabelle doesn't last long. On one horrific night, their home is invaded by members of a satanic cult, who violently attack the couple. Spilled blood and terror are not all they leave behind. The cultists have conjured an entity so malevolent that nothing they did will compare to the sinister conduit to the damned that is now... Annabelle.

Genre:

Horror

Director:

John R. Leonetti

Writer:

Gary Dauberman

Country:

United States of America
5.4

13 Insidious: Chapter 3 2015

A twisted new tale of terror begins for a teenage girl and her family, and revealing more mysteries of the otherworldly realm, 'The Further'.

Genres:

Drama, Horror, Thriller

Director:

Leigh Whannell

Writers:

Leigh Whannell, Leigh Whannell (characters)

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
6.1

14 The Conjuring 2 2016

Lorraine and Ed Warren travel to north London to help a single mother raising four children alone in a house plagued by malicious spirits.

Genres:

Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Director:

James Wan

Writers:

Chad Hayes (screenplay by), Carey W. Hayes (screenplay by) | 7 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
7.3

15 Ouija: Origin Of Evil 2016

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 family confronts unthinkable fears to save her and send her possessor back to the other side.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller

Director:

Mike Flanagan

Country:

United States of America
6.1

16 Before I Wake 2016

An orphaned child's dreams—and nightmares—manifest physically as he sleeps.

Genres:

Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller

Director:

Mike Flanagan

Country:

United States of America
6.2

17 Don't Breathe 2016

A group of teens break into a blind man's home thinking they'll get away with the perfect crime. They're wrong.

Genres:

Crime, Horror, Thriller

Director:

Fede Alvarez

Country:

United States of America
7.1

18 Hush 2016

A deaf woman is stalked by a psychotic killer in her secluded home.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller

Director:

Mike Flanagan

Country:

United States of America
6.6

19 The Boy 2016

An American nanny is shocked that her new English family's boy is actually a life-sized doll. After she violates a list of strict rules, disturbing events make her believe that the doll is really alive.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller, Mystery

Director:

William Brent Bell

Writer:

Stacey Menear

Countries:

United States of America, China, Canada
6

20 Blair Witch 2016

Students on a camping trip discover something sinister is lurking beyond the trees.

Genres:

Thriller, Horror

Director:

Adam Wingard

Writer:

Simon Barrett

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
5

21 The Visit 2015

The terrifying story of a brother and sister who are sent to their grandparents' remote Pennsylvania farm for a weeklong trip. Once the children discover that the elderly couple is involved in something deeply disturbing, they see their chances of getting back home are growing smaller every day.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller, Mystery

Director:

M. Night Shyamalan

Country:

United States of America
6.2

22 Veronica 2017

Madrid, June 1991. After celebrating a session of Ouija with her friends, Verónica is besieged by dangerous supernatural presences that threaten to harm her entire family.

Genre:

Horror

Director:

Paco Plaza

Writers:

Paco Plaza (screenplay), Fernando Navarro (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

Spain
6.2

23 The Bye Bye Man 2017

When three college students move into an old house off campus, they unwittingly unleash a supernatural entity known as The Bye Bye Man, who comes to prey upon them once they discover his name. The friends must try to save each other, all the while keeping The Bye Bye Man's existence a secret to save others from the same deadly fate.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller

Director:

Stacy Title

Writers:

Jonathan Penner (screenplay by), Robert Damon Schneck (based on "The Bridge to Body Island" by)

Country:

United States of America
4.2

24 Full Out 2016

Based on the true life story of California gymnast Ariana Berlin. As she zoned in on her Olympic goals, 14 year old Ariana Berlin's life took a sharp turn when she was involved in a debilitating car accident. Gaining her confidence and movement back through learning hip hop dance, she unexpectedly found herself called back to the gymnastics world thanks to world renowned UCLA Coach Valorie Kondos Field. With Val's help, Ariana was eventually able to secure a spot on the UCLA gymnastics team and win an NCAA championship, a lifelong goal that she had always dreamed of. This is a wonderfully inspiring story of persistence, confidence, and the heart and courage to make a somewhat impossible comeback in life.

Genres:

History, Drama, Family

Director:

Sean Cisterna

Writers:

Beth Iley (story editor), Willem Wennekers

Country:

Canada
6.3