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20 best movies like The Sixth Sense (1999)

List of the best movies like The Sixth Sense (1999): The Great Hypnotist, Gone Girl, Dragonfly, The Eye, The Hollow Child, Poltergeist, The Bye Bye Man, Clinton Road, I Am Not a Serial Killer, The Sound.

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Markimdb: 7
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryChina
Duration01:44
CharactersDemons, Psychologists
PlotMystery, Supernatural, Mental disorders, Depression, Hypnosis
PlaceChina
StyleUnexpected ending, Psychological problems, Action, Twisted plot, Heavy

The famous psychologist Xu Ruining has a raising career, when he met the troublesome patient Ren Xiaoyan. The meeting is not easy as feeble-looking Ren is point by point against him.

Markimdb: 8.1
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:29
CharactersPolice
PlotTreason, Abduction, Investigation, Intrigue, Mystery
PlaceUSA, Office, New York
StyleInteresting, Unexpected ending, Psychological problems, Action, Twisted plot

With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrethriller, fantasy, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration01:44
PlotSuperpowers, Death, Supernatural, Life after death, Mystery
PlaceJungle, Hospitals, USA
StyleRomantic, Unexpected ending, Exciting, Psychological problems, Twisted plot

A grieving doctor is being contacted by his late wife through his patients near death experiences.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:32
CharactersWitch, Demons, Blind
PlotSuperpowers, Death, Supernatural, Life after death, Chase
PlaceVillage
StyleUnexpected ending, Action, Atmospheric, Tense, Serious

Violinist Sydney Wells was accidentally blinded by her sister Helen when she was five years old. She submits to a cornea transplantation, and while recovering from the operation, she realizes that she is seeing dead people.

Markimdb: 4.8
Genrehorror
CountryCanada
Duration02:10
CharactersTeens, Lesbians, Monsters, Family, Sisters
PlotAdventure, Death, Supernatural, Chase, Mystery
PlaceForest, USA
StyleExciting, Psychological problems, Action, Atmospheric, Heavy

Samantha has lived her whole life in different foster homes. Now living in a small town, she never feels like she quite fits in, even with her own current foster family who might adopt her, or the boy who follows her around doing her classwork. So, it’s perhaps natural that she doesn’t know what to do with a curious tagalong little sister named Olivia. One day, Sam callously ditches Olivia, who wanders off into the woods on her own and disappears.

Markimdb: 4.9
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:41
CharactersTeens, Monsters, Clowns, Pupils, Fathers
PlotAbduction, Mystery, Death, Supernatural, Pursuit
PlaceUSA
StyleUnexpected ending, Psychological problems, Tense, Creepy, Serious

Legendary filmmaker Sam Raimi and director Gil Kenan reimagine and contemporize the classic tale about a family whose suburban home is invaded by angry spirits. When the terrifying apparitions escalate their attacks and take the youngest daughter, the family must come together to rescue her.

Markimdb: 4.2
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective
CountryUSA, China
Duration02:22
CharactersMonsters, Demons, Killers, Students
PlotSurvival, Friendship, Death, Supernatural, Ghosts
PlaceParty, USA
StylePsychological problems, Philosophical, Heavy, Tense, Depressive

When three college students move into an old house off campus, they unwittingly unleash a supernatural entity known as The Bye Bye Man, who comes to prey upon them once they discover his name. The friends must try to save each other, all the while keeping The Bye Bye Man's existence a secret to save others from the same deadly fate.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror
CharactersDemons
PlotRevenge, Superpowers, Death, Supernatural, Chase
PlaceUSA
StyleBy books, Tense, Depressive, Disturbing

A widowed firefighter seeks closure after his wife goes missing on an actual haunted road in rural New Jersey but must unlock the roads secret if he wants to get out alive.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryRepublic of Ireland, United Kingdom, USA
Duration02:46
CharactersTeens, Monsters, Serial killers, Pupils, Single mothers
PlotDancing, Investigation, Death, Supernatural, Pursuit
PlaceUSA, Small cities
TimeNew Year, Halloween, Winter
StylePsychological problems, Action, Atmospheric, Tense, Makes me think

Fifteen-year old John Cleaver is dangerous, and he knows it. He’s obsessed with serial killers, but really doesn’t want to become one. Terrible impulses constantly tempt him, so for his own sake, and the safety of those around, he lives by rigid rules to keep himself “good” and “normal”. However, when a real monster shows up in his town he has to let his dark side out in order to stop it – but without his rules to keep him in check, he might be more dangerous than the monster he’s trying to kill.

Markimdb: 3.6
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryCanada
Duration01:34
CharactersDemons
PlotSurvival, Investigation, Loneliness, Death, Supernatural
StyleUnexpected ending, Psychological problems, Fascinating, Tense, Depressive

A writer who studies the paranormal believes that low frequency tactile sound is the cause for reported ghost sightings in an abandoned subway station. In an attempt to debunk the sightings, she breaks into the station to record evidence.

Markimdb: 3.8
Genrehorror, action, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:38
CharactersHackers, Special Forces, Scientists, Military, Soldier
PlotSurvival, Skirmishes, Artificial Intelligence, Investigation, Death
PlacePrison, Afghanistan, USA
TimeDark ones
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Action, Twisted plot, Fascinating

The story follows a team of highly trained operatives who find themselves trapped inside an isolated military compound.

Markimdb: 4.6
Genrecomedy
CountryFrance
CharactersDogs, Demons
PlotAbduction, Revenge, Superpowers, Friendship, Death
PlaceFrance, USA
StyleLight, Tense, Depressive, Disturbing

Willy and Tony have a brilliant idea for getting out of it financially: stealing a dog from the brigade des stups. But everything does not go as planned and the two accomplices will have to rely on the most corrupt of the cops.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountrySpain, USA, France, Italy
Duration01:44
CharactersClairvoyants
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural, Life after death, Ghosts
PlaceParallel worlds
StyleUnexpected ending, Atmospheric, Smart, Tense, Gloomy

Grace is a religious woman who lives in an old house kept dark because her two children, Anne and Nicholas, have a rare sensitivity to light. When the family begins to suspect the house is haunted, Grace fights to protect her children at any cost in the face of strange events and disturbing visions.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
CountryIceland
Duration02:39
CharactersClairvoyants, Psychiatrists
PlotInvestigation, Death, Supernatural, Ghosts, Fear
StyleAction, Tense, Depressive, Serious, Disturbing

After an older lady hangs herself in a church, a new psychiatrist discovers she was obsessed with the disappearance of his eight-year-old son, who vanished three years earlier. Meanwhile, three city dwellers are restoring a house when they realize it is haunted.

Markimdb: 4.9
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, fantasy
CountryUSA
Duration01:31
CharactersTeens, Friends
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Superpowers, Death, Supernatural
PlaceCollege, USA
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

A group of college friends discover a 15th century coffin that allows them to experience the world as ghosts. While their first adventures in the spirit world are playful and innocent, the "Box of Shadows" soon brings out the group's most dangerous impulses and desires. The friends find themselves pulled into a world of evil where they learn the line between life and death is there for a reason.

Markimdb: 5.5
Genrehorror, comedy
CountryBrazil
CharactersClairvoyants
PlotInvestigation, Supernatural, Curses, Mystery, Ghosts
PlaceSchool
StylePsychological problems, Action, Fascinating, Black humor, Disturbing

A group of three youtubers who call themselves experts in supernatural beings decide to win public recognition once and for all. For this they plot a plan to capture a being known to all. It is the spirit of a light-haired woman who died in an unknown way and who haunts the bathrooms of schools across the country: the blonde in the bathroom.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:52
CharactersManiacs, Killers, Doctors, Psychiatrists
PlotLove, Obsession, Mental disorders
PlacePsychiatric hospitals, England, Hospitals
Time19th century
StylePsychological problems, Action, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Tense

A Harvard Medical School graduate takes a position at a mental institution and soon becomes obsessed with a female mental patient, but he has no idea of a recent and horrifying staffing change.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrehorror, action, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:03
CharactersVampire, Monsters, Clowns, Friends
PlotSurvival, Death, Supernatural, Chase, Fear
PlaceUSA, Office
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense, Depressive, Disturbing

Three inept night watchmen, aided by a young rookie and a fearless tabloid journalist, fight an epic battle to save their lives. A mistaken warehouse delivery unleashes a horde of hungry vampires, and these unlikely heroes must not only save themselves but also stop the scourge that threatens to take over the city of Baltimore.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genremelodrama, drama, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersLawyers
PlotDancing, Revenge, Superpowers, Supernatural, Chase
PlaceParty, USA
TimeNew Year
StyleTense, Depressive, Disturbing

A woman falls in love with a man who is somewhat unavailable.

Markimdb: 8.5
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:05
CharactersMagician, Scammers, Twins, Brothers, Wizards
PlotLove, Magic, Puzzles, Relationship, Obsession
PlaceCourt, England, London
Time19th century
StyleInteresting, Popular, Unexpected ending, Psychological problems, Action

A mysterious story of two magicians whose intense rivalry leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy -- full of obsession, deceit and jealousy with dangerous and deadly consequences.

Markimdb: 5.1
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:20
CharactersDoctors, Psychiatrists
PlotFear
PlaceUSA
TimeNew Year
StylePsychological problems, Action, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing

A psychiatrist tries to put her life back together after a violent attack by seeking to repair the life of a new patient, but he has his own terrifying history.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:43
CharactersSerial killers, Heroes, Psychics, Losers, Sheriffs
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Superpowers, Investigation, Supernatural
PlaceIslands, Ships, Antarctica, USA, Small cities
StyleUnexpected ending, Psychological problems, Action, Twisted plot, Atmospheric

Johnny Smith is a schoolteacher with his whole life ahead of him but, after leaving his fiancee's home one night, is involved in a car crash which leaves him in a coma for 5 years. When he wakes, he discovers he has an ability to see into the past, present and future life of anyone with whom he comes into physical contact.

Markimdb: 6
Genrehorror, thriller, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryGermany, United Kingdom, USA
Duration01:50
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural, Life after death, Ghosts
PlaceLighthouse
StyleUnexpected ending, Psychological problems, Atmospheric, Tense, Serious

Rachel Carson, a best-selling crime novelist, is devastated and filled with guilt over the accidental death of her son. Hoping that a change of scenery will help alleviate her suffering, she leaves her home in the city and moves into a vacant country house owned by a friend and begins a relationship with charming local Angus. But, just as her life is taking a turn for the better, Rachel realizes she's being romanced by a ghost, leading her to doubt her own sanity.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, detective
CountryCanada, France
Duration01:37
CharactersTeens, Serial killers, Family
PlotDeath, Supernatural, Life after death, Recurring day, Mystery
PlaceParallel worlds, USA
StyleAtmospheric, Tense, Depressive, Serious, Disturbing

A teenager is stuck in a time loop that is not quite the same each time. She must uncover the truth but her actions have consequences for herself and others.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrehorror, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:24
CharactersZombie
PlotSuperpowers, Obsession, Supernatural, Pursuit, Life after death
PlaceSmall cities
StyleUnexpected ending, Psychological problems, Action, Atmospheric, Fancy

Mary Henry ends up the sole survivor of a fatal car accident through mysterious circumstances. Trying to put the incident behind her, she moves to Utah and takes a job as a church organist. But her fresh start is interrupted by visions of a fiendish man. As the visions begin to occur more frequently, Mary finds herself drawn to the deserted carnival on the outskirts of town. The strangely alluring carnival may hold the secret to her tragic past.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryRussia
Duration00:57
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Obsession, Mystery, Death
PlaceRussia, Moscow
StyleAction, Tense, Depressive, Disturbing

A strange envelope is delivered to an architect bureau by mistake. Igor, a driver, gets the task to bring it to the right address. From that moment his life becomes a string of paranormal events. The cursed letter invades Igor's life and leads him to a mysterious addressee.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:34
CharactersKillers, Police, Writers, Journalists
PlotOn real events, Death, Justice
PlacePrison, Court, Mexico, USA, New York
StyleUnexpected ending, Psychological problems, Action, Twisted plot, Fascinating

A drama centered around the relationship between journalist Michael Finkel and Christian Longo, an FBI Most Wanted List murderer who for years lived outside the U.S. under Finkel's name.

Markimdb: 5.1
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:38
PlotSuperpowers, Obsession, Death, Supernatural, Mental disorders
PlaceEngland
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

A university student and some classmates are recruited to carry out a private experiment -- to create a poltergeist. Their subject: an alluring, but dangerously disturbed young woman. Their quest: to explore the dark energy that her damaged psyche might manifest. As the experiment unravels along with their sanity, the rogue PHD students, led by their determined professor, are soon confronted with a terrifying reality: they have triggered an unspeakable force with a power beyond all explanation.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrehorror, fantasy
CountryThailand, Hong Kong
Duration01:48
CharactersZombie, Monsters, Writers, Old man, Directors
PlotSuperpowers, Mystery, Supernatural, Life after death, Mystery
PlaceParallel worlds, China
StylePsychological problems, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

Ting-yin, a young novelist, is struggling to come up with a followup to her best-selling trilogy of romance novels. After drafting her first chapter, she stops and deletes the file from her computer. She then starts seeing strange, unexplainable things and finds that she is experiencing the supernatural events that she described in her novel-to-be.

Markimdb: 4.9
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:35
CharactersWitch, Demons, Lawyers, Nephews
PlotLove, Superpowers, Death, Supernatural, Pursuit
PlaceSmall cities
StylePsychological problems, Action, Atmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

A schoolteacher moves into her deceased aunt’s house in a small Californian town, and is harassed by unfriendly locals and a mysterious hearse.





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