Movies like The Shrine 2010

A group of young journalists investigate a cult said to practice human sacrifice, but their ambitious ways may lead them to becoming the cult's next victims.

If you already watched and love The Shrine, you will love these. Below is the list of movies similar to The Shrine.

1 Grave Encounters 2011

A crew from a paranormal reality television show lock themselves in a haunted psychiatric hospital. They search for evidence of paranormal activity as they shoot what ends up becoming their final episode.

Genres:

Thriller, Horror

Directors:

Colin Minihan (as The Vicious Brothers), Stuart Ortiz (as The Vicious Brothers) | 1 more credit »

Writers:

The Vicious Brothers, Stuart Ortiz (as The Vicious Brothers) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
6.1

2 The Innkeepers 2011

During the final days at the Yankee Pedlar Inn, two employees determined to reveal the hotel's haunted past begin to experience disturbing events as old guests check in for a stay.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller

Director:

Ti West

Writer:

Ti West

Country:

United States of America
5.4

3 Dread 2009

Three college students set out to document what other people dread most.

Genres:

Horror, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Anthony DiBlasi

Writers:

Clive Barker (based upon the short story "Dread" by), Anthony DiBlasi (screenplay)

Country:

United Kingdom
5.7

4 The Tunnel 2011

In 2007, in the midst of the drought and water shortages, the NSW State government has unveiled plans to tap into and recycle millions of litres of water trapped in a network of abandoned train tunnels just beneath the heart of Sydney. However the government suddenly goes cold on the plan and it is not made public why. There is talk of homeless people who use the tunnel as shelter going missing, even though the government states that there are no homeless people in there. This, and the silence from the officials and ministers, leads a journalist, Natasha to begin an investigation into a government cover-up. She and her crew Pete (Producer), Steve (Cameraman) and Tangles (Sound Technichian) decide to investigate the story in the tunnel.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller, Mystery

Director:

Carlo Ledesma

Country:

Australia
5.9

5 The Pact 2012

After their mother passes away, sisters Nicole and Annie reluctantly return to their childhood home to pay their last respects. While staying overnight in the house, the sisters sense a mysterious presence in their midst: noises startling them in the night, objects moving about, a fallen picture of an unknown woman posed next to their mother. Annie begins experiencing a series of intense and disturbing dreams - visions that lead her to uncover something terrible about her mother's past that is finally revealing itself.

Genres:

Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Nicholas McCarthy

Country:

United States of America
5.7

6 The Bay 2012

Two million fish washed ashore. One thousand blackbirds dropped from the sky. On July 4, 2009 a deadly menace swept through the quaint seaside town of Claridge, Maryland, but the harrowing story of what happened that Independence Day has never been told—until now. The authorities believed they had buried the truth about the tragedy that claimed over 700 human lives. Now, three years later, a reporter has emerged with footage revealing the cover-up and an unimaginable killer: a mysterious parasitic outbreak. Told from the perspective of those who were there and saw what happened, The Bay unfolds over 24 hours through people's iPhones, Androids, 911 calls, webcams, and whatever else could be used to document the nightmare in Claridge. What follows is a nerve-shredding tale of a small town plunged into absolute terror.

Genres:

Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller

Director:

Barry Levinson

Writers:

Michael Wallach (screenplay by), Barry Levinson (story by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
5.6

7 Pontypool 2008

When disc jockey Grant Mazzy reports to his basement radio station in the Canadian town of Pontypool, he thinks it's just another day at work. But when he hears reports of a virus that turns people into zombies, Mazzy barricades himself in the radio booth and tries to figure out a way to warn his listeners about the virus and its unlikely mode of transmission.

Genres:

Horror, Mystery, Science Fiction

Director:

Bruce McDonald

Writers:

Tony Burgess, Tony Burgess (novel)

Country:

Canada
6.6

8 From Within 2008

The residents of a small American town begin to die one-by-one apparently by suicide...

Genres:

Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Phedon Papamichael

Writer:

Brad Keene

Country:

United States of America
5.6

9 The Woman 2011

A lawyer puts his family in jeopardy when he captures the last member of a violent clan and tries to forcibly tame her.

Genres:

Drama, Horror

Director:

Lucky McKee

Country:

United States of America
6

10 Lovely Molly 2011

Newlywed Molly moves into her deceased father's house in the countryside, where painful memories soon begin to haunt her.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller

Director:

Eduardo Sánchez

Writers:

Jamie Nash (story), Eduardo Sánchez

Country:

United States of America
5.3

11 Contracted 2013

A young girl contracts what she thinks is a sexually-transmitted disease - but is actually something much worse.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller

Director:

Eric England

Writer:

Eric England

Country:

United States of America
5.3

12 The Caller 2011

Troubled divorcee Mary Kee is tormented by a series of sinister phone calls from a mysterious woman. When the stranger reveals she's calling from the past, Mary tries to break off contact. But the caller doesn't like being ignored, and looks for revenge in a unique and terrifying way...

Genres:

Horror, Thriller, Mystery

Director:

Matthew Parkhill

Writer:

Sergio Casci

Countries:

United Kingdom, Puerto Rico
6.1

13 Open Grave 2013

A man awakes-- without memory -- in a pit full of bodies and must figure out if the people who rescued him are the killers, or if he is the murderer.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller, Mystery

Country:

United States of America
6.2

14 Evidence 2013

Detectives use clues from various recording devices to piece together events surrounding a massacre involving bus passengers at an abandoned gas station.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller, Mystery

Director:

Olatunde Osunsanmi

Writer:

John Swetnam

Country:

United States of America
5.4

15 Absentia 2011

Tricia's husband Daniel has been missing for seven years. Her younger sister Callie comes to live with her as the pressure mounts to finally declare him 'dead in absentia.' As Tricia sifts through the wreckage and tries to move on with her life, Callie finds herself drawn to an ominous tunnel near the house. As she begins to link it to other mysterious disappearances, it becomes clear that Daniel's presumed death might be anything but 'natural.' The ancient force at work in the tunnel might have set its sights on Callie and Tricia... and Daniel might be suffering a fate far worse than death in its grasp.

Genres:

Mystery, Horror, Thriller

Director:

Mike Flanagan

Writer:

Mike Flanagan

Country:

United States of America
5.8

16 Devil's Pass 2013

Five young filmmakers retrace the steps of a doomed group of hikers in pursuit of an unsolvable mystery.

Genres:

Thriller, Mystery

Director:

Renny Harlin

Writer:

Vikram Weet

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America, Russia
5.7

17 The Tall Man 2012

When her child goes missing, a mother looks to unravel the legend of the Tall Man, an entity who allegedly abducts children.

Genres:

Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Pascal Laugier

Writer:

Pascal Laugier

Countries:

Canada, France
5.9

18 The Taking Of Deborah Logan 2014

What starts as a poignant medical documentary about Deborah Logan's descent into Alzheimer's disease and her daughter's struggles as caregiver degenerates into a maddening portrayal of dementia at its most frightening, as hair-raising events begin to plague the family and crew and an unspeakable malevolence threatens to tear the very fabric of sanity from them all.

Genres:

Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Adam Robitel

Country:

United States of America
6

19 The Last Will And Testament Of Rosalind Leigh 2012

The story of Leon, an antiques collector who inherits a house from his estranged mother only to discover that she had been living in a shrine devoted to a mysterious cult. Soon, Leon comes to suspect that his mother's oppressive spirit still lingers within her home and is using items in the house to contact him with an urgent message.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller

Director:

Rodrigo Gudiño

Writer:

Rodrigo Gudiño

Country:

Canada
5.2

20 Seconds Apart 2011

Seth and Jonah are twins with a dangerous ability: telekinesis. Things start to spiral out of control as their classmates die in twisted and bizarre ways. Jealousy begins to divide them and soon they can no longer trust each other, leading up to a horrific battle against themselves.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller

Director:

Antonio Negret

Writer:

George Richards

Country:

United States of America
5.7

21 The Possession Of Michael King 2014

The film tells the story of documentary filmmaker Michael King (Shane Johnson), who doesn’t believe in God or the Devil. Following the sudden death of his wife, Michael decides to make his next film about the search for the existence of the supernatural, making himself the center of the experiment – allowing demonologists, necromancers, and various practitioners of the occult to try the deepest and darkest spells and rituals they can find on him – in the hopes that when they fail, he’ll once and for all have proof that religion, spiritualism, and the paranormal are nothing more than myth. But something does happen. An evil and horrifying force has taken over Michael King. And it will not let him go.

Genre:

Horror

Director:

David Jung

Writers:

David Jung (screenplay), David Jung (story) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
5.7

22 When Animals Dream 2014

The young woman, Marie, is an outsider in the small coastal community where she has grown up. The townspeople live in fear of her and not least her mother, who is wheelchair bound, suffering from a mysterious illness. When Marie discovers her body changing – long hair growing on her chest and back – she begins searching for answers concerning her family’s hidden past. Something that will have great consequences for herself and her family – and the choices she has to make.

Genres:

Mystery, Drama, Horror

Writers:

Rasmus Birch, Christoffer Boe (original idea) | 2 more credits »

Country:

Denmark
5.8

23 Don 2010

This gripping documentary follows the trial of Issa Sesay, a leader in Sierra Leone's civil war who stands accused of crimes against humanity. Can the trial of one man uncover the truth of a traumatic past?

Genres:

Crime, Documentary

Country:

United States of America
7.2