20 Movies Like A House On The Bayou

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The Skeleton Key

The Skeleton Key
The Skeleton Key
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 37%
Metacritic: 47/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Awards: 5 nominations
Writer: Ehren Kruger
Actors: Kate Hudson, Peter Sarsgaard, Joy Bryant
Language: English, French
Country: United States, Germany
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“The Skeleton Key” is a psychological thriller about a young hospice nurse who uncovers dark secrets while caring for an elderly man in a Louisiana plantation. As she investigates the mysteries surrounding the house, she becomes entangled in a web of voodoo, hoodoo, and supernatural occurrences.

The Bay

The Bay
The Bay
Internet Movie Database: 5.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 85 min
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 1 nomination
Writer: Michael Wallach, Barry Levinson
Actors: Will Rogers, Kristen Connolly, Kether Donohue
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Bay” is a found footage horror film that follows the aftermath of an ecological disaster caused by contaminated water in a small Maryland town. The movie explores the terrifying consequences as a deadly parasite infects the local population, leading to chaos and a desperate fight for survival.

The Woman in Black

The Woman in Black
The Woman in Black
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 66%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Awards: 5 wins & 14 nominations
Writer: Susan Hill, Jane Goldman
Actors: Daniel Radcliffe, Janet McTeer, Ciarán Hinds
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, Canada, United States, Sweden
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“The Woman in Black” is a supernatural horror film about a young lawyer who travels to a remote village to settle the estate of a deceased woman. As he uncovers the dark secrets of the village, he becomes haunted by a vengeful ghost known as the Woman in Black.

The Others

The Others
The Others
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 2 BAFTA 29 wins & 55 nominations total
Writer: Alejandro Amenábar
Actors: Nicole Kidman, Christopher Eccleston, Fionnula Flanagan
Language: English
Country: Spain, France, United States
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“The Others” is a psychological horror film about a woman who lives in a remote mansion with her two photosensitive children, who become convinced that their house is haunted. As strange occurrences escalate, the family must confront dark secrets and a shocking twist that challenges their perception of reality.

The Orphanage

The Orphanage
The Orphanage
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Awards: 32 wins & 43 nominations
Writer: Sergio G. Sánchez
Actors: Belén Rueda, Fernando Cayo, Roger Príncep
Language: Spanish
Country: Spain, Mexico, France, Belgium
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“The Orphanage is a Spanish horror film about a woman who returns to the orphanage where she grew up to open a home for disabled children. However, her own adopted son goes missing, leading her on a terrifying journey to uncover the dark secrets of the orphanage.”

The Awakening

The Awakening
The Awakening
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 64%
Metacritic: 53/100
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Runtime: 102 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Awards: 4 wins & 2 nominations
Writer: Stephen Volk, Nick Murphy
Actors: Rebecca Hall, Dominic West, Imelda Staunton
Language: English, French, Latin
Country: United Kingdom
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“The Awakening” is a supernatural thriller set in post-World War I England, where a skeptical ghost hunter investigates a haunted boarding school and uncovers dark secrets that challenge her beliefs and sanity.

The Innkeepers

The Innkeepers
The Innkeepers
Internet Movie Database: 5.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Awards: 2 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Ti West
Actors: Sara Paxton, Pat Healy, Kelly McGillis
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Innkeepers” is a horror film about two employees of a soon-to-be-closed hotel who decide to investigate the building’s haunted history, leading them to encounter terrifying paranormal activity that threatens their lives.

The Uninvited

The Uninvited
The Uninvited
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 32%
Metacritic: 43/100
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Runtime: 87 min
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Awards: 2 nominations
Writer: Craig Rosenberg, Doug Miro, Carlo Bernard
Actors: Emily Browning, Arielle Kebbel, Elizabeth Banks
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada, Germany
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“The Uninvited” is a psychological horror film about a young woman who returns home from a mental institution and starts suspecting that her father’s new girlfriend may be responsible for her mother’s death. As she investigates the truth, she uncovers dark secrets and a haunting presence in her family’s house.

The Haunting

The Haunting
The Haunting
Internet Movie Database: 5.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 17%
Metacritic: 42/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Awards: 4 wins & 14 nominations
Writer: David Self, Shirley Jackson
Actors: Liam Neeson, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Owen Wilson
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Haunting” is a psychological horror film about a group of people who stay in a haunted mansion to study its paranormal activity, only to be terrorized by malevolent spirits that exploit their fears and vulnerabilities. As they struggle to survive, they uncover the dark secrets of the house and confront their own inner demons.

The Conjuring

The Conjuring
The Conjuring
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 15 wins & 22 nominations
Writer: Chad Hayes, Carey W. Hayes
Actors: Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga, Ron Livingston
Language: English, Latin
Country: United States
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“The Conjuring” is a horror film based on the true story of paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren as they help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse. The movie follows their attempts to uncover the source of the haunting and protect the family from the malevolent forces at play.

The Shining

The Shining
The Shining
Internet Movie Database: 8.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 83%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 146 min
Genre: Drama, Horror
Awards: 6 wins & 9 nominations
Writer: Stephen King, Stanley Kubrick, Diane Johnson
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“The Shining” is a psychological horror film directed by Stanley Kubrick. It follows a writer and his family who become caretakers of an isolated hotel, where supernatural forces drive the father to madness and violence.

The Amityville Horror

The Amityville Horror
The Amityville Horror
Internet Movie Database: 5.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 24%
Metacritic: 33/100
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Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Horror
Awards: 2 wins & 4 nominations
Writer: Scott Kosar, Jay Anson, Sandor Stern
Actors: Ryan Reynolds, Melissa George, Jimmy Bennett
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Amityville Horror” is a horror film based on a true story, following a family who moves into a haunted house in Amityville, New York, and experiences terrifying paranormal activities that threaten their lives. As they uncover the dark history of the house, they must fight to survive and escape its evil grip.

The Village

The Village
The Village
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 44%
Metacritic: 44/100
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Runtime: 108 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 4 wins & 24 nominations total
Writer: M. Night Shyamalan
Actors: Sigourney Weaver, William Hurt, Joaquin Phoenix
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Village” is a psychological thriller set in a secluded 19th-century village, whose inhabitants live in fear of mysterious creatures that lurk in the surrounding woods. As secrets unravel and truths are revealed, the film explores themes of fear, love, and the lengths people will go to protect those they care about.

The Last House on the Left

The Last House on the Left
The Last House on the Left
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 43%
Metacritic: 42/100
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Runtime: 110 min
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 8 nominations
Writer: Adam Alleca, Carl Ellsworth, Wes Craven
Actors: Garret Dillahunt, Monica Potter, Tony Goldwyn
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom, South Africa
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“The Last House on the Left” is a 2009 horror film about a group of sadistic criminals who kidnap and brutally assault two teenage girls. The girls’ parents seek revenge and engage in a violent and bloody battle to protect their family and seek justice.

The Strangers

The Strangers
The Strangers
Internet Movie Database: 6.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 49%
Metacritic: 47/100
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Runtime: 86 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 15 nominations
Writer: Bryan Bertino
Actors: Scott Speedman, Liv Tyler, Gemma Ward
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Strangers” is a horror film about a couple who are terrorized by three masked strangers who invade their secluded vacation home, leading to a night of intense psychological torment and violence.”

The Cabin in the Woods

The Cabin in the Woods
The Cabin in the Woods
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 20 wins & 34 nominations
Writer: Joss Whedon, Drew Goddard
Actors: Kristen Connolly, Chris Hemsworth, Anna Hutchison
Language: English, Japanese
Country: United States, Canada
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“The Cabin in the Woods” is a horror film that follows a group of college friends who venture into a remote cabin for a weekend getaway, only to discover that they are being manipulated by a secret organization for a sinister ritual. As the friends fight for their lives, they uncover the dark truth behind the cabin and the horrifying forces at play.

The Descent

The Descent
The Descent
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 71/100
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Awards: 8 wins & 22 nominations
Writer: Neil Marshall
Actors: Shauna Macdonald, Natalie Mendoza, Alex Reid
Language: English, Swedish
Country: United Kingdom
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“The Descent” is a horror film about a group of women who go on a caving expedition and become trapped underground, where they encounter terrifying creatures. As they fight for survival, tensions rise and their darkest secrets are revealed.

The Blair Witch Project

The Blair Witch Project
The Blair Witch Project
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 81 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Awards: 23 wins & 26 nominations
Writer: Daniel Myrick, Eduardo Sánchez, Heather Donahue
Actors: Heather Donahue, Michael C. Williams, Joshua Leonard
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Blair Witch Project” is a found-footage horror film that follows three student filmmakers who venture into the Black Hills Forest to document the legend of the Blair Witch. As they become lost in the woods, eerie events unfold, testing their sanity and pushing them to the brink of terror.

The Babadook

The Babadook
The Babadook
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 98%
Metacritic: 86/100
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Runtime: 94 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Awards: 56 wins & 64 nominations
Writer: Jennifer Kent
Actors: Essie Davis, Noah Wiseman, Daniel Henshall
Language: English
Country: Australia, Canada
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“The Babadook” is a psychological horror film about a single mother who becomes haunted by a sinister children’s book character that manifests in her home. As the presence of the Babadook grows stronger, it threatens the well-being of both the mother and her young son.

The Sixth Sense

The Sixth Sense
The Sixth Sense
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 6 Oscars. 37 wins & 56 nominations total
Writer: M. Night Shyamalan
Actors: Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment, Toni Collette
Language: English, Latin, Spanish
Country: United States
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“The Sixth Sense” is a psychological horror film about a young boy who can see and communicate with ghosts. As a child psychologist tries to help him, they uncover a dark secret that connects them both.

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