Tags: movies like Brightburn (2019) - full list
|Mark||5.6 (imdb: 5.3)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, thriller, detective|
|Characters||Parents, Friends, Aliens|
|Plot||Apocalypse, Adventure, Travel, Mystery, Mystery, UFO, Investigation, Missing people, Expeditions, Abduction, Fear, Cars|
|Place||Forest, USA, Mountains, Deserts, Aircraft|
|Style||Exciting, Light, Tense, Disturbing|
20 years after three teenagers disappeared in the wake of mysterious lights appearing above Phoenix, Arizona, unseen footage from that night has been discovered, chronicling the final hours of their fateful expedition.
|Mark||6.8 (imdb: 7.6)|
|Characters||Wizards, Gays, Friends, Gods, Kings, Students, Teachers|
|Plot||Magic, Adventures, Superpowers, Depression, Life after death, Time travel|
|Place||Parallel worlds, School, College|
Brakebills University is a secret institution specializing in magic. There, amidst an unorthodox education of spellcasting, a group of twenty-something friends soon discover that a magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real— and poses grave danger to humanity.
|Mark||4.6 (imdb: 7.3)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime|
Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire.
|Mark||7.6 (imdb: 6.5)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime, detective|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, Romania, Russia|
|Characters||Maniacs, Pregnant, Police, Photographers, Serial killers, Military|
|Plot||Investigation, Relationship, Power, The escape, Blackmail, Adoption, Political, Justice, Uprising|
|Place||School, Forest, Trains, USSR, Russia|
|Style||Disturbing, Action, Tense, Creepy|
Set in Stalin-era Soviet Union, a disgraced MGB agent is dispatched to investigate a series of child murders -- a case that begins to connect with the very top of party leadership.
|Mark||7.4 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Place||Space, Space, Spaceships|
|Style||Disturbing, Tense, For men|
A group of troubled passengers wake up on a damaged spaceship abandoned in deep space, each having left behind a dark past in search of a fresh start on a newly colonized planet. As their terrifying situation spirals into paranoia, they come to realize that the greatest threat to their dream of starting over – and indeed their lives – is something far darker than the pasts they were so desperate to escape.
|Genre||fantastic, thriller, drama|
|Plot||Alien invasion, Fear|
|Style||Action, Tense, Disturbing, Creepy|
At the height of the Cold War, a Soviet spacecraft crash lands after a mission gone awry, leaving the commander as its only survivor. After a renowned Russian psychologist is brought in to evaluate the commander’s mental state, it becomes clear that something dangerous may have come back to Earth with him…
|Characters||Childrens, Autistic, Family, Parents|
|Plot||Technology, Supernatural, Death|
|Style||Action, Tense, Disturbing, Creepy|
A lonely young boy feels different from everyone else. Desperate for a friend, he seeks solace and refuge in his ever-present cell phone and tablet. When a mysterious creature uses the boy’s devices against him to break into our world, his parents must fight to save their son from the monster beyond the screen.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.7)|
|Genre||comedy, family, music|
Luna leads a happy life in Mexico where she enjoys skating. Her life change overnight when a wealthy woman offers Luna's parents a job in Argentina and also to pay an elite school for Luna. Luna and her family moves to Argentina. She should start a new life, makes new friends, but soon she discovers the Jam & Roller, a rollerskating club, where she can not only prove her talent on wheels, but also on the stage singing. And that's not all, Luna is adopted and her parents have never kept her adoption a secret. However, Luna is suddenly overtaken by her past after moving to Argentina.
|Characters||Witch, Family, Demons, Writers|
|Plot||Ghosts, Moving, Supernatural, Investigation, Fear|
|Style||Tense, Disturbing, Unexpected ending|
After the strange death of his young son at their new home, Daniel hears a ghostly plea for help, spurring him to seek out a renowned paranormal expert.
|Plot||Investigation, Supernatural, Death, Witchcraft, Pursuit|
|Style||Atmospheric, Action, Tense, Creepy, Smart|
A father survives a plane crash in rural Appalachia, but becomes suspicious of the elderly couple who take him in to nurse him back to health with the ancient remedies.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 5.7)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, detective|
|Characters||Family, Zombie, Cats, Neighbors|
|Plot||Supernatural, Death, Life after death|
|Style||Creepy, Atmospheric, Tense, Disturbing|
Dr. Louis Creed and his wife, Rachel, move from Boston to Ludlow, in rural Maine, with their two young children. Hidden in the woods near the new family home, Ellie, their eldest daughter, discovers a mysterious cemetery where the pets of community members are buried.
|Plot||Investigation, Supernatural, Ghosts, Fear, Witchcraft, Obsession, Pursuit|
|Style||Depressive, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating, For men|
Strange events plague crew members of a reality TV show when they visit an infamous backwoods camp that was the site of a mass murder 20 years earlier.
Investigation of the causes of death of Vladislav Listyev. 25 years passed, but the perpetrators of the highest-profile contract murder in Russia in the 1990s were not found. Or didn’t you want to? Or found, but silent? Rodion decided to conduct his investigation. He wants to know the name of the customer. Six months of work, dozens of interviews with colleagues, friends and relatives of Listyev, investigators who conducted the case. And everyone answers the main question: who killed Vlad Listyev?
|Mark||6.6 (imdb: 5.1)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, crime|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Plot||Investigation, Dreams, Supernatural, Death, Fear|
|Style||Creepy, Tense, Disturbing|
Criminal psychologist Kate Fuller is assigned to the murder of a man who has seemingly been strangled in his sleep by his wife and the only witness is their eight-year-old daughter, Sophie. As Kate digs into the mystery of an ancient demon which kills people in their sleep, she experiences the same petrifying symptoms as all previous victims and spirals through a chilling nightmare to save herself and Sophie before she dares fall asleep again.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Characters||Police, Family, Demons, Nurses, Mothers, Fathers, Sisters, Nuns|
|Plot||Ghosts, Fear, Witchcraft, Supernatural, Death|
|Place||School, Spain, Party|
Madrid, 1990s. After making a Ouija with friends, a teenager is besieged by dangerous supernatural presences that threaten to harm her whole family. Inspired by terrifying police files never solved.
|Mark||5.2 (imdb: 7)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, detective|
|Country||United Kingdom, Republic of Ireland, USA|
|Characters||Doctors, Family, Dogs, Teachers|
|Plot||Blackmail, Obsession, Supernatural, Motorcycles, Fear, Cars|
|Style||Action, Heavy, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating|
A teenager's attempts to bring a brilliant surgeon into his dysfunctional family take an unexpected turn.
|Mark||9.6 (imdb: 5.7)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, action, thriller|
|Plot||Love, Revenge, Survival, Fear, Loneliness, Hatred, Rivalry, Investigation, Death, Skirmishes, Superpowers|
|Place||Japan, School, College|
Ken Kaneki (Masataka Kubota) is a university student. He becomes injured by Rize, a human eating ghoul. Ken is saved from the ghoul when a steel frame falls on Rize. They are both sent to the hospital. Ken receives an organ transplant from Rize and becomes a half ghoul.
|Genre||fantastic, thriller, drama, adventure, detective|
|Characters||Fathers, Military, Aliens, FBI|
|Plot||Abduction, Religious, Sects, Pursuit, Supernatural, Survival, Superpowers, Chase|
|Style||Disturbing, Atmospheric, Tense|
A father and son go on the run after the dad learns his child possesses special powers.