20 Movies Like Possession

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The Exorcist

The Exorcist
The Exorcist
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 78%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 122 min
Genre: Horror
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 18 wins & 21 nominations total
Writer: William Peter Blatty
Actors: Ellen Burstyn, Max von Sydow, Linda Blair
Language: English, Latin, Greek, French, German, Arabic, Kurdish
Country: United States
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“The Exorcist” is a horror film about a young girl named Regan who becomes possessed by a demonic entity. Two priests, Father Damien Karras and Father Merrin, must perform an exorcism to save her soul.

Rosemary’s Baby

Rosemary's Baby
Rosemary's Baby
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 96/100
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Runtime: 137 min
Genre: Drama, Horror
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 13 wins & 13 nominations total
Writer: Ira Levin, Roman Polanski
Actors: Mia Farrow, John Cassavetes, Ruth Gordon
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Rosemary’s Baby” is a psychological horror film about a young woman named Rosemary who becomes increasingly suspicious that her husband and neighbors are involved in a sinister plot to conceive a demonic child. As she delves deeper into the mystery, she must confront her own fears and the terrifying truth about her unborn baby.

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 a true story, following paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren as they help a family plagued by a malevolent presence in their new home, leading to a terrifying battle against a powerful demonic entity.

The Last Exorcism

The Last Exorcism
The Last Exorcism
Internet Movie Database: 5.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 72%
Metacritic: 63/100
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Runtime: 87 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 7 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Huck Botko, Andrew Gurland
Actors: Patrick Fabian, Ashley Bell, Iris Bahr
Language: English, Latin
Country: France, United States
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“The Last Exorcism” is a found-footage horror film about a fraudulent exorcist who encounters a truly possessed girl during his final exorcism. As he tries to uncover the truth behind her possession, he becomes entangled in a terrifying and supernatural battle for survival.

The Possession

The Possession
The Possession
Internet Movie Database: 5.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 39%
Metacritic: 45/100
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Runtime: 92 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 6 nominations
Writer: Juliet Snowden, Stiles White, Leslie Gornstein
Actors: Natasha Calis, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Kyra Sedgwick
Language: English, Polish, Yiddish
Country: United States, Canada
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“The Possession” is a horror film about a young girl who becomes possessed by an ancient and malevolent spirit after purchasing a mysterious antique box. Her father must unravel the secrets of the box and find a way to save his daughter before it’s too late.

The Exorcism of Emily Rose

The Exorcism of Emily Rose
The Exorcism of Emily Rose
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 20%
Metacritic: 46/100
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Awards: 4 wins & 9 nominations
Writer: Paul Harris Boardman, Scott Derrickson
Actors: Laura Linney, Tom Wilkinson, Shohreh Aghdashloo
Language: English, Syriac, German, Greek, Hebrew, Latin, Aramaic
Country: United States
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“The Exorcism of Emily Rose” is a supernatural horror film based on a true story, depicting the trial of a Catholic priest accused of negligent homicide after a failed exorcism on a young woman named Emily Rose, who died under mysterious circumstances. The movie explores the clash between science and religion as the defense lawyer tries to prove that Emily was possessed by demonic forces, while the prosecution argues that her death was a result of medical neglect and mental illness.

The Rite

The Rite
The Rite
Internet Movie Database: 6.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 22%
Metacritic: 38/100
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Runtime: 114 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Awards: 1 win & 5 nominations
Writer: Michael Petroni, Matt Baglio
Actors: Colin O'Donoghue, Anthony Hopkins, Ciarán Hinds
Language: English, Welsh, Italian, Latin, Russian, Hungarian, Greek
Country: United States, Hungary, Italy
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“The Rite” is a supernatural horror film based on true events, following a skeptical American seminary student who travels to Italy to study exorcism and becomes involved in a series of terrifying encounters with demonic possessions. As he questions his own faith, he must confront the forces of evil and confront his own inner demons.

The Devil Inside

The Devil Inside
The Devil Inside
Internet Movie Database: 4.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 6%
Metacritic: 18/100
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Runtime: 83 min
Genre: Horror
Awards: 2 wins & 3 nominations
Writer: William Brent Bell, Matthew Peterman
Actors: Fernanda Andrade, Simon Quarterman, Evan Helmuth
Language: English, German, Italian
Country: United States
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“The Devil Inside” is a found footage horror film about a woman who investigates her mother’s involvement in a series of exorcisms and becomes entangled in a terrifying supernatural phenomenon. As she delves deeper into the mystery, she discovers dark secrets and faces a malevolent force that threatens her own sanity and safety.

The Taking of Deborah Logan

The Taking of Deborah Logan
The Taking of Deborah Logan
Internet Movie Database: 6.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
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Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 7 nominations
Writer: Adam Robitel, Gavin Heffernan
Actors: Jill Larson, Anne Ramsay, Michelle Ang
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Taking of Deborah Logan” is a found footage horror film that follows a documentary crew as they investigate the deteriorating mental health of an elderly woman named Deborah Logan, who is believed to be suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. As they delve deeper into her condition, they discover a terrifying and supernatural presence taking control of her body and mind.

The Exorcism of Molly Hartley

The Exorcism of Molly Hartley
The Exorcism of Molly Hartley
Internet Movie Database: 4.6/10
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Runtime: 96 min
Genre: Horror
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Matt Venne
Actors: Sarah Lind, Devon Sawa, Gina Holden
Language: English
Country: Canada
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“The Exorcism of Molly Hartley” is a horror film about a young woman named Molly Hartley who becomes possessed by a demonic force, leading to a series of terrifying events. As her possession intensifies, a priest and a paranormal investigator must work together to save Molly’s soul from the clutches of evil.

The Possession of Michael King

The Possession of Michael King
The Possession of Michael King
Internet Movie Database: 5.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 32%
Metacritic: 34/100
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Runtime: 83 min
Genre: Horror
Awards: 2 nominations
Writer: David Jung, Tedi Sarafian
Actors: Shane Johnson, Ella Anderson, Cara Pifko
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Possession of Michael King” is a horror film about a skeptical filmmaker who becomes obsessed with proving the existence of the supernatural after his wife’s death. As he delves deeper into the occult, he unwittingly invites a malevolent force to possess him, leading to a terrifying battle for his soul.

The Vatican Tapes

The Vatican Tapes
The Vatican Tapes
Internet Movie Database: 4.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 20%
Metacritic: 38/100
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Runtime: 91 min
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Awards: N/A
Writer: Christopher Borrelli, Michael C. Martin, Chris Morgan
Actors: Olivia Taylor Dudley, Michael Peña, Dougray Scott
Language: English, Aramaic
Country: United States
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“The Vatican Tapes” is a supernatural horror film that follows the story of a young woman who becomes possessed by a powerful demonic force. As her possession intensifies, a group of priests and Vatican officials must race against time to save her soul and prevent the apocalypse.

The Devil’s Candy

The Devil's Candy
The Devil's Candy
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 79 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Awards: 3 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Sean Byrne
Actors: Ethan Embry, Shiri Appleby, Pruitt Taylor Vince
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Devil’s Candy” is a horror film about a struggling artist who moves his family into a new home, only to discover that it is haunted by dark forces. As he becomes increasingly possessed by an evil presence, he must fight to protect his loved ones from its malevolent influence.

The Possessed

The Possessed
The Possessed
Internet Movie Database: 4.5/10
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Horror
Awards: N/A
Writer: Kirsty Dallas, Mark Gardener, John Kendrick
Actors: John Jarratt, Lincoln Lewis, Angie Kent
Language: English
Country: Australia
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“The Possessed” is a horror film about a group of friends who encounter a malevolent spirit while exploring an abandoned mental asylum, leading to a terrifying battle for survival as they become possessed one by one.

The Unborn

The Unborn
The Unborn
Internet Movie Database: 4.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 10%
Metacritic: 30/100
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Runtime: 88 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: David S. Goyer
Actors: Odette Annable, Gary Oldman, Cam Gigandet
Language: English, Hebrew
Country: United States
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“The Unborn” is a supernatural horror film about a young woman who is haunted by a malevolent spirit that aims to possess her unborn twin brother. As she delves into her family’s dark secrets and seeks help from a spiritual advisor, she must confront the spirit and find a way to protect herself and her unborn sibling.

The Haunting in Connecticut

The Haunting in Connecticut
The Haunting in Connecticut
Internet Movie Database: 5.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 17%
Metacritic: 33/100
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Runtime: 92 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations
Writer: Adam Simon, Tim Metcalfe
Actors: Virginia Madsen, Martin Donovan, Elias Koteas
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada
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“The Haunting in Connecticut” is a supernatural horror film based on a true story. It follows a family who moves into a new house to be closer to their son’s cancer treatment, only to discover that the house is haunted by malevolent spirits with a dark past.

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 1979 horror film based on a true story. It follows a family who moves into a haunted house in Amityville, New York, and experiences terrifying paranormal activities that drive them to the brink of madness.

The Evil Dead

The Evil Dead
The Evil Dead
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 71/100
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Runtime: 85 min
Genre: Horror
Awards: 5 wins & 1 nomination
Writer: Sam Raimi
Actors: Bruce Campbell, Ellen Sandweiss, Richard DeManincor
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Evil Dead” is a horror film that follows a group of friends who unwittingly unleash a demonic presence while staying in a remote cabin. They must fight for their lives as they are possessed and terrorized by evil forces.

The Omen

The Omen
The Omen
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 111 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 6 wins & 9 nominations total
Writer: David Seltzer
Actors: Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, Harvey Stephens
Language: English, Latin, Italian
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“The Omen” is a horror film about a couple who adopts a young boy, only to discover that he is the Antichrist. As his true nature is revealed, they must confront the growing evil and prevent the apocalypse.

The Witch

The Witch
The Witch
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 84/100
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Runtime: 92 min
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Awards: 45 wins & 70 nominations
Writer: Robert Eggers
Actors: Anya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada, United Kingdom
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“The Witch” is a horror film set in 17th century New England, where a devout Christian family is plagued by supernatural occurrences and the suspicion that their eldest daughter may be possessed by a witch. As fear and paranoia escalate, the family’s faith and unity are tested, leading to a chilling climax.

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