Movies about sects and secret societies

List of the best movies about sects and secret societies selected by visitors to our site: Judas and the Black Messiah, The Babysitter: Killer Queen, The Other Lamb, We Summon the Darkness, Secret Society of Second Born Royals, Men in Black: International, John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum, Midsommar, Svaha: The Sixth Finger, Lords of Chaos
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Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)
Markimdb: 7.7
CharactersFBI
PlotOn real events, Undercover, Sects, Death, Justice, Political, Money, Freedom, Revolution
PlaceUSA, Prison, Hospitals

Bill O'Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers on the orders of FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends—falling for a fellow revolutionary en route—a battle wages for O’Neal’s soul.

The Babysitter: Killer Queen (2020)
Markimdb: 6
CharactersTeens, Friends, Demons, Students, Teachers, Criminals
PlotSects, Supernatural, Survival, Loneliness, Fight
PlaceParty, School
StyleNetflix, For a group of friends

Two years after defeating a satanic cult led by his babysitter Bee, Cole's trying to forget his past and focus on surviving high school. But when old enemies unexpectedly return, Cole will once again have to outsmart the forces of evil.

The Other Lamb (2020)
Markimdb: 5
PlotSects, Relationship, Revenge, Freedom
StyleWomens in main roles, Fancy

For her entire life, the cult she was born into has been all that teenage Selah has known. Along with a band of similarly cloistered young women she lives seemingly unstuck in time, cut off from modern society in a remote forest commune presided over by a man called Shepherd, a controlling, messiah-like figure with a frightening dark side. But when her insular world is rocked by a series of nightmarish visions and disturbing revelations, Selah begins to question everything about her existence—including her allegiance to the increasingly dangerous Shepherd.

We Summon the Darkness (2020)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA, Canada, United Kingdom
CharactersKillers, Teens, Rabbits
PlotSects, Survival, Travel
PlaceParty

Three best friends attending a heavy-metal show cross paths with sadistic killers after they travel to a secluded country home for an after party.

Secret Society of Second Born Royals (2020)
Markimdb: 4.7
CharactersSuperhero, Teens
PlotSects

Sam is a teenage royal rebel, second in line to the throne of the kingdom of Illyria. Just as her disinterest in the royal way of life is at an all-time high, she discovers she has super-human abilities and is invited to join a secret society of similar extraordinary second-born royals charged with keeping the world safe.

Men in Black: International (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:52
CharactersAliens, Special agents, Spy
PlotSects, Weapon

The Men in Black have always protected the Earth from the scum of the universe. In this new adventure, they tackle their biggest, most global threat to date: a mole in the Men in Black organization.

John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum (2019)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.4)
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:21
CharactersHired assassins, Killers
PlotSects

Super-assassin John Wick returns with a $14 million price tag on his head and an army of bounty-hunting killers on his trail. After killing a member of the shadowy international assassin’s guild, the High Table, John Wick is excommunicado, but the world’s most ruthless hit men and women await his every turn.

Midsommar (2019)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:28
PlotSects, Freedom
PlaceSmall cities
StyleFor a group of friends, Fancy

A group of friends travels to Sweden to visit the rural hometown of one of them and attend its mid-summer festival. What begins as an idyllic retreat quickly descends into an increasingly violent and bizarre competition at the hands of a pagan cult.

Svaha: The Sixth Finger (2019)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrethriller, fantasy, detective
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:21
CharactersDemons
PlotSects
PlaceKorea

Pastor Park is head of a religious investigation center that exposes cults and cult leaders. While looking into a suspicious new religion called ‘Deer Mount,’ he slowly uncovers clues that connect this cult to a series of mysterious cases of missing teenage girls when a body is found inside a damaged tunnel beams. He begins to uncover dark secrets surrounding this cult and its enforcer Na-han.

Lords of Chaos (2019)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.5)
Genredrama, crime, music, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom, Sweden, Norway
Duration02:16
CharactersMusicians, Singers, Gay, Cats
PlotMusic, Sects
PlaceNorway

A teenager's quest to launch Norwegian Black Metal in Oslo in the 1990s results in a very violent outcome.

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Them That Follow (2019)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersSnake
PlotSects, Relationship, Rivalry
PlaceVillage, USA
StyleDisturbing

A Pentecostal pastor, Lemuel Childs, and his believers handle venomous snakes to prove themselves before God. Lemuel’s daughter, Mara holds a secret that threatens to tear the church apart: her romantic past with a nonbeliever, Augie. As Mara’s wedding to a devoted follower looms, she must decide whether or not to trust the steely matriarch of their community, Hope, with her heart and life at stake.

Doctor Sleep (2019)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersHunters, Psychics, Vampire, Cats, Bartenders, Cannibals
PlotSuperpowers, Loneliness, Sects, Telekinesis, Abduction, Supernatural, Death, Hunger, Snow, Ghosts
PlaceTrains, Beach, Labyrinths

A traumatized, alcoholic Dan Torrance meets Abra, a kid who also has the ability to "shine." He tries to protect her from the True Knot, a cult whose goal is to feed off of people like them in order to remain immortal. Doctor Sleep is a sequel to Stephen King's 1977 novel "The Shining". Doctor Sleep is set several decades after the events of the first "Shining".

1BR (2019)
Markimdb: 5.8
CharactersNeighbors, Maniacs, Captives, Teens
PlotMoving, Conspiracies, Experiments, Sects, Cheating
StyleAction, Tense, Disturbing

When Sarah lucks into a sweet one-bedroom at Asilo Del Mar Apartments in Los Angeles, she think she's hit the jackpot. It's got plenty of space, friendly tenants, group BBQs and even a cute neighbour next door. All is not what it seems: loud noises start keeping her awake at night; her cat is missing; everyone seems to be a little too helpful and friendly, except for the weirdo, Lester. Soon, Sarah learns she didn't choose this apartment — it chose her.

BlacKkKlansman (2018)
Mark4.4 (imdb: 7.5)
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:24
CharactersJews, Police, Partners, Students
PlotInvestigation, Sects, Weapon, Dancing, Political, Freedom, On real events
PlaceOffice, USA
StyleOscars, Makes me think, Heavy, Fascinating

Colorado Springs, late 1970s. Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer, and Flip Zimmerman, his Jewish colleague, run an undercover operation to infiltrate the Ku Klux Klan.

Apostle (2018)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:18
CharactersLifeguards, Prophets, Brothers, Vampire, Gods
PlotAbduction, Sects, Religious, Revenge, Supernatural, Dancing, Mystery
StyleNetflix, Exciting, Tense

In 1905, a man travels to a remote island in search of his missing sister who has been kidnapped by a mysterious religious cult.

Hotel Artemis (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:35
CharactersCriminals, Thieves, Strong women, Bodyguards, Spy, Nurses
PlotSects, Survival, Martial Arts, Bank robbery, Chase
PlaceHotels
StyleAction, Exciting, Tense, Fascinating, Unexpected ending

Los Angeles, June 21st, 2028. While the streets are being torn apart by riots, the Nurse, who runs a clandestine hospital for criminals in the penthouse of the Artemis, a closed old hotel, has a rough night dealing with troublemaker clients: thieves, assassins, someone from the past and the one who owns the place and the whole city.

Children of the Corn: Runaway (2018)
Markimdb: 3.8
Genrehorror
CountryUSA
PlotSects
PlaceSmall cities

The plot of Children of the Corn: Runaway follows a young pregnant Ruth who escapes a murderous child cult in a small Midwestern town. She spends the next decade living anonymously in an attempt to spare her son the horrors that she experienced as a child. She lands in the small Oklahoma town, but something is following her. Now, she must confront this evil or lose her child.

Under the Silver Lake (2018)
Mark1 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective, film noir
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersDogs, Celebrities, Billionaires, Cannibals, Singers
PlotMystery, Conspiracies, Missing people, Seduction, Sects, Dancing, Obsession, Weapon, Computers
PlaceParty

Young and disenchanted Sam meets a mysterious and beautiful woman who's swimming in his building's pool one night. When she suddenly vanishes the next morning, Sam embarks on a surreal quest across Los Angeles to decode the secret behind her disappearance, leading him into the murkiest depths of mystery, scandal and conspiracy.

Nekrotronic (2018)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrehorror, fantastic, fantasy, comedy, short
CountryAustralia, Canada
CharactersDemons, Hunters
PlotSects, Internet, Supernatural, War, Fight
PlaceForest
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing

A man discovers that he is part of a secret sect of magical beings who hunt down and destroy demons in the internet.

Euphoria (2018)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genredrama, adventure, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, Sweden, Germany
Duration02:17
CharactersSisters, Friends, Girlfriends, Rich
PlotTime travel, Death, Cancer, Sects, Holidays
PlaceHelicopters, Nature
StyleDepressive, Makes me think

The story of two sisters on a journey, where they try to get close to each other and approach the tough questions in life. Euphoria is a contemporary drama about responsibility and reconciliation, in a world where these concepts are gradually being lost.

St. Agatha (2018)
Markimdb: 5.1
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersNuns
PlotFear, Sects
StyleTense, Disturbing, Creepy

St. Agatha is set in the 1950s in small town Georgia. A pregnant con woman named Agatha is on the run and seeks refuge in a convent hidden in deafening isolation. What first starts out as the perfect place to have a child turns into a dark lair where silence is forced. Ghastly secrets are masked, and every bit of will power Agatha has is tested. She soon learns the sick and twisted truth of the convent and the odd people that lurk inside its halls. Agatha must now find a way to discover the unyielding strength needed to escape and save her baby before she’s caged behind these walls forever.

John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.5)
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUSA, Hong Kong
Duration01:37
CharactersKillers, Tough guys, Hired assassins, Warriors, Dogs, Mafia, Snipers, Bodyguards
PlotSects, Travel, Skirmishes, Fight, Weapon, Jealousy, Death, Martial Arts, Survival, Motorcycles, Chase, Cars
PlaceItaly, New York, Party, Hotels
StyleExciting, Noir, Tense, Unexpected ending

John Wick is forced out of retirement by a former associate looking to seize control of a shadowy international assassins’ guild. Bound by a blood oath to aid him, Wick travels to Rome and does battle against some of the world’s most dangerous killers.

The Girl in the Fog (2017)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryItaly, Germany, France
Duration02:08
CharactersTeachers, Reporters
PlotInvestigation, Sects, Fog
PlaceMountains, School, Italy, Village
TimeNew Year
StyleAtmospheric

Based on the bestselling novel by Donato Carrisi, THE GIRL IN THE FOG is a gripping and chilling thriller that brings us to a hazy mountain village where enigmatic Detective Vogel is investigating on the sudden disappearance of fifteen-year-old Anna Lou. But with the case at the heart of a media storm, the fine line between the police and criminals begins to blur and soon everyone becomes a suspect.

The Shadow Effect (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 4.2)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:49
CharactersDoctors, Snipers, Bodyguards, Scientists, Tough guys, Warriors
PlotDreams, Lost memory, Death, Sects, Radio, Cheating
PlaceTrains, Hotels, Yachts
StyleUnexpected ending, Tense

A young man's life is turned upside down when his violent dreams begin to blend with reality.

Wolves at the Door (2016)
Markimdb: 4.5
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:35
CharactersFriends, Guests
PlotTime travel, Sects, Fear, Moving, On real events
PlaceParty, Los Angeles, USA
TimeNight

Four friends gather at an elegant home during the Summer of Love, 1969. Unbeknownst to them, deadly visitors are waiting outside. What begins as a simple farewell party turns to a night of primal terror as the intruders stalk and torment the four, who struggle for their lives against what appears to be a senseless attack.

We Are X (2016)
Mark5 (imdb: 7.6)
Genredocumentary, music
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Japan
Duration02:23
CharactersFriends
PlotSuccess, Death, Sects
PlaceJapan, Hospitals

As glam rock's most flamboyant survivors, X Japan ignited a musical revolution in Japan during the late '80s with their melodic metal. Twenty years after their tragic dissolution, X Japan’s leader, Yoshiki, battles with physical and spiritual demons alongside prejudices of the West to bring their music to the world.

Sacrifice (2016)
Mark6 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrethriller, detective
CountryRepublic of Ireland, Germany, USA
Duration01:55
CharactersPolice, Doctors, Lawyers
PlotSects, Mystery, Moving, Investigation, Mystery, Chase, Adoption
PlaceEngland, Islands, Lighthouse, Party, Helicopters, Scotland
StyleTense

Sacrifice is the story of consultant surgeon, Tora Hamilton, who moves with her husband, Duncan, to the remote Shetland Islands, 100 miles off the north-east coast of Scotland. Deep in the peat soil around her new home, Tora discovers the body of a young woman with rune marks carved into her skin and a gaping hole where her heart once beat. Ignoring warnings to leave well alone, Tora uncovers terrifying links to a legend that might never have been confined to the pages of the story-books.

Midnight Special (2016)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, adventure, detective
CountryUSA, Greece
Duration01:50
CharactersFathers, Military, Aliens, FBI
PlotAbduction, Religious, Sects, Pursuit, Supernatural, Survival, Superpowers, Chase
PlaceHelicopters
TimeFuture
StyleDisturbing, Atmospheric, Tense

A father and son go on the run after the dad learns his child possesses special powers.

The Cliff (2016)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrethriller, melodrama
CountrySpain
Duration01:39
PlotSects, Investigation
PlaceSpain

A mass suicide involving members of a cult takes place in the Canary Islands. Gabriel's younger sister, Cordelia, who he hasn't seen for years, was one of the cult followers. Gabriel decides to travel there and find out what happened.

Assassin's Creed (2016)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 5.7)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure, history
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, France, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malta
Duration01:31
CharactersKillers
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Sects, Fate, Chase
StyleDisturbing, Exciting, For men, Unexpected ending

Through unlocked genetic memories that allow him to relive the adventures of his ancestor in 15th century Spain, Callum Lynch discovers he's a descendant of the secret 'Assassins' society. After gaining incredible knowledge and skills, he is now poised to take on the oppressive Knights Templar in the present day.

Now You See Me 2 (2016)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 6.5)
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, adventure, crime, detective
CountryUSA, France
Duration02:25
CharactersMagician, Superhero, Scammers, Spy
PlotFight, Magic, Cheating, Technology, Martial Arts, Sects, Robbery, Chase
PlacePrison, Aircraft
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Tense, Smart

One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their mind-bending spectacles, the Four Horsemen resurface only to find themselves face to face with a new enemy who enlists them to pull off their most dangerous heist yet.

Emerald Green (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 6)
Genrefantasy
CountryGermany
Duration01:17
CharactersStrong women
PlotTime travel, Telekinesis, Time machine, Sects
StyleLight, Fascinating, To cry

Emerald Green is the stunning conclusion to Kerstin Gier's Ruby Red Trilogy, picking up where Sapphire Blue left off, reaching new heights of intrigue and romance as Gwen finally uncovers the secrets of the time-traveling society and learns her fate.

The Path (2016)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:05
CharactersFamily, Deer, Drivers
PlotReligious, Sects, Cheating, Travel
PlaceUSA, Ireland, Scotland
StyleMakes me think, Tense

The Path explores the unknown and mysterious world of the cult-like Meyerist Movement in upstate New York. At the center of the movement lies Eddie, a conflicted husband; Sarah, his devoted wife; and Cal, an ambitious leader. We follow each as they contend with deep issues involving relationships, faith, and power.

Colonia (2015)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, history
CountryGermany, Luxembourg, France, United Kingdom, USA
Duration01:05
CharactersDogs, Military, Students
PlotSects, Love, Religious, Revolution, On real events
PlacePrison, Aircraft
StyleTouching, Atmospheric, Action, Tense, Disturbing

A young woman's desperate search for her abducted boyfriend that draws her into the infamous Colonia Dignidad, a sect nobody ever escaped from.

Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief (2015)
Mark4.6 (imdb: 8)
Genredocumentary
CountryUSA
Duration01:01
PlotSects, Money, Investigation, Power
PlaceUSA

Going Clear intimately profiles eight former members of the Church of Scientology, shining a light on how they attract true believers and the things they do in the name of religion.

Batman vs. Robin (2015)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genreaction, thriller, drama, adventure, cartoon, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:12
CharactersSuperhero, Ninja, Family, Animals
PlotBetrayal, Confrontation, Justice, Parenting, Sects, Revenge, Adventure, Fate, Chase
PlaceMansions
StyleExciting, Light, By comics

Damian Wayne is having a hard time coping with his father's "no killing" rule. Meanwhile, Gotham is going through hell with threats such as the insane Dollmaker, and the secretive Court of Owls.

Mr. Robot (2015)
Mark9 (imdb: 8.5)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:35
CharactersHackers, Hackers, Criminals
PlotSplit personality, Drug addict, Sects, Revolution, Sects, Uprising
StyleDisturbing, Depressive

A contemporary and culturally resonant drama about a young programmer, Elliot, who suffers from a debilitating anti-social disorder and decides that he can only connect to people by hacking them. He wields his skills as a weapon to protect the people that he cares about. Elliot will find himself in the intersection between a cybersecurity firm he works for and the underworld organizations that are recruiting him to bring down corporate America.

John Wick (2014)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.4)
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:41
CharactersKillers, Criminals, Tough guys, Hired assassins, Gangsters, Family, Friends, Bodyguards
PlotSects, Fight, Weapon, Fidelity, Revenge, Skirmishes, Chase
PlaceNew York, USA
StyleFor men, Best soundtracks, Worth watching, Heavy, Exciting, Disturbing

Ex-hitman John Wick comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him.

Sapphire Blue (2014)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrefantastic, fantasy, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryGermany
Duration01:56
CharactersHeroes, Strong women
PlotTime travel, Sects, Adventure, Mind reading, Time machine, Superpowers
StyleExciting, Fascinating

Gwen has just discovered, that she's the final member of the secret time-traveling Circle of Twelve. Now she has to juggle with constant trips to the past, her relationships with Gideon and figuring out dark secrets surrounding the Circle.

In the Courtyard (2014)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance
Duration01:37
CharactersDogs, Friends, Musicians, Models, Neighbors
PlotDeath, Depression, Sects
PlaceFrance
StyleTouching, To cry

Antoine is a musician. The forties, he suddenly decides to end his career. After a few days of wandering, he gets a job as a janitor. Mathilde lives in the old building in the east of Paris where he takes office. This is a young retiree, generous and involved, who divides his time between his associational activities and the life of the condominium. One night, she discovers a disturbing crack on the wall of his living room. Gradually, his anxiety grew to turn into panic and if the building collapsed ... Slowly, Antoine befriends the woman he feared to see slip into madness. Between slips and concerns, both form an awkward tandem, humorous and solidarity which will, perhaps, through this bad patch.

Faults (2014)
Mark3 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:29
PlotDepression, Money, Sects
PlaceHotels
StyleAtmospheric, Action, Unexpected ending

Claire is under the grip of a mysterious new cult called Faults. Desperate to be reunited with their daughter, Claire's parents recruit one of the world's foremost experts on mind control, Ansel Roth.

13 Sins (2014)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:28
CharactersPsychopath, Brothers
PlotSurvival, Money, Sects
PlaceUSA

A bright but meek salesman, drowning in debt as he's about to get married, receives a mysterious phone call informing him that he's on a hidden camera game show where he must execute 13 tasks to receive a multi-million dollar cash prize.

Ruby Red (2013)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrefantastic, fantasy, adventure
CountryGermany
Duration02:02
CharactersHeroes, Strong women
PlotTime travel, Supernatural, Sects, Mind reading, Time machine, Superpowers
PlaceEngland, London
StyleExciting, Fascinating, To cry

Gwendolyn Shepherd is a normal 16-year-old, but her family holds a secret: A time-travel gene is expressed in the clan inherited, but not every member of the family is blessed with. Everyone is certain that Gwen's cousin Charlotte has the gene. However, someday Gwendolyn suddenly finds herself in London at the end of the 19th century and realizes that it her, who was born a time traveler. While she is not very enthusiastic about it she will do everything possible to solve the ancient mysteries of the red ruby.

The Conspiracy (2012)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryCanada
Duration01:24
PlotMystery, Fear, Sects, Conspiracies
StyleDisturbing, Unexpected ending

A documentary about conspiracy theories takes a horrific turn after the filmmakers uncover an ancient and dangerous secret society.

Byzantium (2012)
Mark5.8 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, Republic of Ireland
Duration01:58
CharactersVampire
PlotSupernatural, Survival, Sects
PlaceEngland, Hotels, Small cities
StyleGothic, Atmospheric

Two mysterious women seek refuge in a run-down coastal resort. Clara meets lonely Noel, who provides shelter in his deserted guesthouse, Byzantium. Schoolgirl Eleanor befriends Frank and tells him their lethal secret. They were born 200 years ago and survive on human blood. As knowledge of their secret spreads, their past catches up on them with deathly consequence.

Overheard 2 (2011)
Mark2 (imdb: 6.8)
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountryHong Kong, China
Duration02:01
PlotSects
StyleDisturbing

Manson Law, a celebrated stockbroker in Hong Kong, is injured in a car accident. The police, led by Inspector Jack Ho, discovers a military surveillance device in the car wreck. Meanwhile, the wiretapper Joe Szema is unveiling his extensive plan that targets the mysterious financial conglomerate, the Landlord Club. The fate of these three men soon intertwines in the cat-and-mouse game that may bring down the entire stock market.

Generation P (2011)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrefantastic, comedy, drama
CountryRussia, USA
Duration02:00
PlotPolitical, Sects, Conspiracies
PlaceRussia
StyleFancy, Makes me think, Smart

A chronicle of Russia's transition from communism to capitalism.

Wrong Turn (2021)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrehorror
CountryGermany, USA, United Kingdom
CharactersLifeguards, Family, Strong women
PlotSects, Hostage, Survival
PlaceSmall cities, Nature, USA
StyleFor a group of friends

Jen and a group of friends set out to hike the Appalachian Trail. Despite warnings to stick to the trail, the hikers stray off course—and cross into land inhabited by The Foundation, a hidden community of mountain dwellers who use deadly means to protect their way of life.

The Empty Man (2020)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrehorror, detective
CountryUSA, South Africa, United Kingdom
PlotSupernatural, Investigation, Missing people, Sects, Mystery, Consciousness, Mystery
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Interesting, Gloomy, Disturbing

After a group of teens from a small Midwestern town begin to mysteriously disappear, the locals believe it is the work of an urban legend known as The Empty Man. As a retired cop investigates and struggles to make sense of the stories, he discovers a secretive group and their attempts to summon a horrific, mystical entity, and soon his life—and the lives of those close to him—are in grave danger.

The Deep Ones (2020)
CharactersMonsters
PlotCheating, Sects
PlaceSmall cities, Country houses

A married couple rents a beachside Airbnb, only to be surrounded by peculiar neighbors and occurrences. They soon discover they are in the grip of a mysterious cult and their ancient sea god.

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