Gothic movies

List of the best gothic movies selected by visitors to our site: The Devil All the Time, Side Effect, The Lighthouse, The Addams Family, We Have Always Lived in the Castle, Judgementall Hai Kya, Gwen, She Never Died, Constantine: City of Demons - The Movie, Winchester.

In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

The Devil All the Time (2020)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CharactersSerial killers, Sheriffs, Spiders
PlaceSmall cities

    In Knockemstiff, Ohio and its neighboring backwoods, sinister characters converge around young Arvin Russell as he fights the evil forces that threaten him and his family.

    Side Effect (2020)
    CharactersSingers, Horses, Witch
    PlotChase, Missing people, Fear, Religious
    StyleGothic, Creepy

      A traumatic experience leads to a break-up between a young married couple. In a desperate attempt to save their marriage, Andrey, the husband, seeks help from a psychic named Mara. His only wish is to make his wife Olga forget the past. Mara's magic works, but the second honeymoon soon turns into a living nightmare... Andrey gradually recognizes that he is dealing with a powerful evil that possesses his wife, and the price of the psychic's service is Olga’s life.

      The Lighthouse (2019)
      Mark7 (imdb: 7.5)
      Genrehorror, fantasy, drama, detective
      CountryCanada, USA
      CharactersMermaids, Singers
      PlotTravel, Death, Dancing, Mystery
      PlaceCanada, USA, Islands, Lighthouse
      StyleTense, Gothic, Exciting

        Two lighthouse keepers try to maintain their sanity while living on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.

        The Addams Family (2019)
        Markimdb: 5.8
        Genrehorror, fantasy, comedy, family
        CountryCanada, USA
        CharactersParents, Family, Mothers
        PlotLove, Relationship, Parenting
        PlaceUSA, Mansions

          The Addams family's lives begin to unravel when they face-off against a treacherous, greedy crafty reality-TV host while also preparing for their extended family to arrive for a major celebration.

          We Have Always Lived in the Castle (2019)
          Markimdb: 5.6
          Genrethriller, drama, detective
          CharactersHermits, Sisters, Family
          PlotRevenge, Fate, Mental disorders
          StyleTense, Gothic, Action, Heavy, Depressive, Disturbing

            In Shirleyville, Vermont, during the sixties, sisters Merricat and Constance, along with their ailing uncle Julian, confined to a wheelchair, live isolated in a big mansion located on the hill overlooking the town, tormented by the memories of a family tragedy occurred six years ago. The arrival of cousin Charles will threaten the fragile equilibrium of their minds, haunted by madness, fear and superstition.

            Judgementall Hai Kya (2019)
            Markimdb: 5.9
            Genrecomedy, crime, detective
            PlotMental disorders

              When Bobby meets her new tenants, a young married couple, their perfectly normal life leaves her really curious. But then a murder takes place and Bobby suspects Keshav has a role to play in the crime.

              Gwen (2019)
              StyleAtmospheric, Depressive, Gothic

                A mysterious — and suspicious — run of ill fortune plagues a teenage girl and her mother and sister on their hillside farm in this folk story set in the dark hills of Wales during the industrial revolution.

                She Never Died (2019)
                Markimdb: 5
                Genrehorror, action, thriller, fantasy, comedy, drama
                PlotSupernatural, Cheating, Fate, Loneliness, Obsession
                StyleGothic, Tense

                  Lacey, a socially detached loner is cursed with immortality and a never-ending tedium of existence. In her attempts to keep her compulsions in check, she seeks out the darkest souls humanity has to offer. Lacey must now face her own inner demons while simultaneously finding her next meal.

                  Constantine: City of Demons - The Movie (2018)
                  Mark8 (imdb: 7.4)
                  Genrehorror, action, fantasy, cartoon
                  CharactersDemons, Captives, Lifeguards, Superhero
                  PlotMagic, Supernatural, Superpowers
                  StyleTense, Gothic, Disturbing

                    A decade after a tragic mistake, family man Chas and occult detective John Constantine set out to cure Chas’s daughter Trish from a mysterious supernatural coma. With the help of the mysterious Nightmare Nurse, the influential Queen of Angels, and brutal Aztec God Mictlantecuhtli, the pair just might have a chance at outsmarting the demon Beroul to save Trish’s soul. In a world of shadows and dark magic, not everything is what it seems, and there’s always a price to pay. The path to redemption is never easy, and if Constantine is to succeed, he must navigate through the dark urban underbelly of Los Angeles, outwit the most cunning spawns of hell, and come face to face with arch-nemesis Nergal – all while battling his own inner demons!

                    Winchester (2018)
                    Mark7 (imdb: 5.5)
                    Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, detective, biography
                    CountryAustralia, USA
                    PlotGhosts, On real events, Curses, Death, Money, Earthquake
                    PlaceCalifornia, Mansions
                    StyleGothic, Exciting, Philosophical

                      San Jose, California, 1906. Isolated in her labyrinthine mansion, eccentric firearm heiress Sarah Winchester believes that she is being haunted by the souls of those killed by the guns manufactured by her company.

                      Errementari: The Blacksmith and the Devil (2018)
                      Mark5.6 (imdb: 6.4)
                      Genrehorror, fantasy
                      CountrySpain, France
                      CharactersDemons, Orphans
                      PlotCheating, Supernatural
                      PlaceSpain, Village
                      TimeMiddle Ages
                      StyleExciting, Gothic, Tense, Disturbing

                        Basque Country, Spain, 1843. A police constable arrives at a small village in Álava to investigate a mysterious blacksmith who lives alone deep in the woods.

                        Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018)
                        Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.2)
                        Genrefantastic, action, adventure
                        CountryUSA, Spain
                        CharactersDinosaurs, Lifeguards, Scientists, Dogs, Bodyguards, Monsters, Special Forces
                        PlotVolcanoes, Survival, Death, Money
                        PlaceIslands, Prison, Ships, Aircraft
                        StyleAtmospheric, Exciting, Tense, Gothic, Unexpected ending

                          Three years after the demise of Jurassic World, a volcanic eruption threatens the remaining dinosaurs on the isla Nublar, so Claire Dearing, the former park manager, recruits Owen Grady to help prevent the extinction of the dinosaurs once again.

                          The Girl in the Spider's Web (2018)
                          Mark10 (imdb: 6.1)
                          Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
                          CountryGermany, Sweden, USA
                          CharactersSpy, Journalists, Sisters, Hackers, Lesbians, Snipers, Spiders, Terrorists
                          PlotPads, Investigation, Martial Arts, Motorcycles
                          StyleBy books, Fascinating, Action, Gothic, Unexpected ending, Smart

                            In Stockholm, Sweden, hacker Lisbeth Salander is hired by Frans Balder, a computer engineer, to retrieve a program that he believes it is too dangerous to exist.

                            Malevolent (2018)
                            Mark7.2 (imdb: 4.8)
                            CountryUnited Kingdom
                            PlotGhosts, Supernatural, Mental disorders
                            StyleNetflix, Gothic, Tense, Disturbing

                              A brother-sister team who fake paranormal encounters for cash get more than they bargained for when a job at a haunted estate turns very, very real.

                              Slender Man (2018)
                              Mark6.8 (imdb: 3.2)
                              Genrehorror, thriller, detective
                              CharactersSisters, Demons, Monsters
                              PlotInternet, Supernatural, Missing people, Death, Survival, Fear
                              PlaceSmall cities
                              StyleTense, Depressive, Gothic, Creepy, Unexpected ending

                                In a small town in Massachusetts, four high school girls perform a ritual in an attempt to debunk the lore of Slender Man. When one of the girls goes mysteriously missing, they begin to suspect that she is, in fact, his latest victim.

                                The Convent (2018)
                                Markimdb: 4.1
                                CountryUnited Kingdom
                                CharactersDemons, Witch, Nuns
                                StyleDepressive, Gothic, Tense, Disturbing

                                  During the 17th century, a young woman is saved from execution and led to a priory to repent her sins but discovers a greater evil lies within.

                                  A Cure for Wellness (2017)
                                  Mark9 (imdb: 6.4)
                                  Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective
                                  CountryGermany, USA
                                  PlotMystery, Mental disorders

                                    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.

                                    Euthanizer (2017)
                                    Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.8)
                                    Genrethriller, drama
                                    CharactersAnimals, Dogs, Fathers, Nurses
                                    StyleGothic, Patriotic

                                      Euthanizer tells the story of a mechanic who euthanises sick and old pets as a side job. Despite the grim work, he has a soft spot for the animals. Trouble stirs when the owner of a dog he was supposed to end realises that the canine is still alive. The only innocent party in the drama that ensues is the dog itself.

                                      Valley of Shadows (2017)
                                      Markimdb: 6
                                      CharactersDogs, Mothers, Werewolf
                                      PlotTime travel, Mystery, Mystery, Mystery, Supernatural, Death
                                      PlaceForest, Norway, Nature
                                      StyleDisturbing, Atmospheric, Gothic

                                        A young boy ventures into the forest in search of mysterious creatures that eat sheep, in this delightfully creepy Scandinavian Gothic fable from Jonas Matzow Gulbrandsen.

                                        Midnighters (2017)
                                        Mark9.4 (imdb: 5.4)
                                        Genrehorror, thriller
                                        PlotMoney, Betrayal
                                        PlaceParty, USA
                                        StyleDisturbing, Gothic

                                          Midnight, New Year’s Eve: when all the hopes of new beginnings come to life – except for Lindsey and Jeff Pittman, whose strained marriage faces the ultimate test after they cover up a terrible crime and find themselves entangled in a Hitchcockian web of deceit and madness.