Movies Most Similar to the Nightcomers (1971)

Movies like The Nightcomers (1971).

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Presence of Mind (1999)

Starring: Sadie Frost, Lauren Bacall, Ella Jones, Nilo Zimmerman
Duration: 1h 34mins
Genres: Drama, Horror, Thriller

Presence of Mind is a 1999 Spanish-American drama film directed by Antoni Aloy. The film is based on the 1898 novella The Turn of the Screw by Henry James.
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The Turn of the Screw (1999)

Starring: Caroline Pegg, Jodhi May, Colin Firth, Pam Ferris
Duration: 1h 40mins
Genres: Drama, Horror, Thriller

A governess put in charge of two young children begins to see the ghost of her dead predecessor.
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In a Dark Place (2006)

Starring: Leelee Sobieski, Tara Fitzgerald, Christian Olson, Gabrielle Adam
Duration: 1h 35mins
Genres: Horror, Thriller

In a Dark Place is a 2006 horror film version of Henry James' 1898 novella The Turn of the Screw.
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Demons of the Mind (1972)

Starring: Robert Hardy, Shane Briant, Gillian Hills, Yvonne Mitchell
Duration: 1h 29mins
Genres: Horror, Thriller

A wealthy widower locks up his two grown-up children, afraid that they will go mad, as did his wife.
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Haunted (1995)

Starring: Aidan Quinn, Kate Beckinsale, Anthony Andrews, John Gielgud
Duration: 1h 48mins
Genres: Drama, Horror

In 1928 England, David Ash (Aidan Quinn), an American professor, has spent a majority of his life working in the field of parapsychology to disprove the existence of ghosts.
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The Turn of the Screw (2009)

Starring: Michelle Dockery, Eva Sayer, Josef Lindsay, Dan Stevens
Duration: 1h 33mins
Genres: Drama, Horror, Mystery

The Turn of the Screw (also known as Ghost Story: The Turn of the Screw) is a British television film based on Henry James's 1898 ghost story of the same name.
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The Awakening (2011)

Starring: Rebecca Hall, Dominic West, Imelda Staunton, Lucy Cohu
Duration: 1h 42mins
Genres: Horror, Thriller

In 1921, Florence Cathcart (Rebecca Hall) is a published author who works with the police to expose fraudulent spiritualists.
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The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death (2014)

Starring: Helen McCrory, Jeremy Irvine, Phoebe Fox, Leanne Best
Duration: 1h 38mins
Genres: Drama, Horror, Thriller

Thirty years after the events of the first film, during the London Blitz, Eve Parkins joins some of her schoolchildren and the school's headmistress, Jean Hogg, to evacuate them to the isolated market town of Crythin Gifford.
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The Turn of the Screw (1992)

Genres: Horror, Thriller

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The Daisy Chain (2008)

Starring: Samantha Morton, Steven Mackintosh, Mhairi Anderson, David Bradley
Duration: 1h 29mins
Genres: Drama, Horror, Thriller

Martha, an emotionally fragile mother, who moves to a remote Irish village with her husband Tomas following the tragic death of their baby daughter.
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The Wyvern Mystery (2000)

Starring: Naomi Watts, Derek Jacobi, Iain Glen, Jack Davenport
Duration: 2h 0mins
Genres: Drama, Horror, Mystery

The Wyvern Mystery is a 2000 BBC TV miniseries directed by Alex Pillai and starring Naomi Watts and Derek Jacobi. The TV series is based on Sheridan Le Fanu's 1869 novel.
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The Hamiltons (2006)

Starring: Cory Knauf, Samuel Child, Joseph McKelheer, Mackenzie Firgens
Duration: 1h 26mins
Genres: Drama, Horror, Thriller

A suburban family harbors a dark secret: When their parents are killed in a tragic accident, eldest Hamilton sibling David (Samuel Child) relocates the surviving family members to a quiet California suburb and assumes the responsibility of caring for his orphaned teenage siblings; Wendell (Joseph McKelheer), Darlene (Mackenzie Firgens), and Francis (Cory Knauf).
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The Witch Who Came From the Sea (1976)

Starring: Millie Perkins, Lonny Chapman, Vanessa Brown, Peggy Feury
Duration: 1h 23mins
Genres: Drama, Horror, Thriller

Molly is a troubled alcoholic woman living in the Venice Beach section of Los Angeles.
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The Thompsons (2012)

Starring: Cory Knauf, Samuel Child, Mackenzie Firgens, Joseph McKelheer
Duration: 1h 22mins
Genres: Drama, Horror, Thriller

The Thompsons is an independent 2012 horror film directed by the Butcher Brothers (Mitchell Altieri and Phil Flores) and produced by Rob Weston and Travis Stevens.
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Hurt (2009)

Starring: Melora Walters, William Mapother, Johanna Braddy, Sofia Vassilieva
Duration: 1h 37mins
Genres: Drama, Horror, Thriller

Hurt is an American dramatic, Gothic, horror-thriller film released in 2009.
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Summer Scars (2007)

Starring: Kevin Howarth, Ciaran Joyce, Amy Harvey, Jonathan Jones
Duration: 1h 13mins
Genres: Drama, Horror, Thriller

Six youths ditch school for the woods, where some hotrodding on a stolen moped changes the fate of their day.
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The Backwoods (2006)

Starring: Gary Oldman, Virginie Ledoyen, Paddy Considine, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón
Duration: 1h 37mins
Genres: Drama, Horror, Thriller

Set in the summer of 1978, Lucy and Norman, a young married couple whose relationship is going through a rough patch, join Norman's boss, Paul, and his Spanish wife, Isabel, on holiday in Basque Country.
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Home Movie (2008)

Starring: Adrian Pasdar, Cady McClain, Amber Joy Williams, Austin Williams
Duration: 1h 17mins
Genres: Drama, Horror, Thriller

Documents one family's descent into darkness, using a compilation of found home-made footage.
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The Girl Next Door (2007)

Starring: William Atherton, Blythe Auffarth, Blanche Baker, Kevin Chamberlin
Duration: 1h 31mins
Genres: Crime, Drama, Horror

In 2007, David Moran witnesses a man hit and run by a car in New York City. He responds to the situation and tries to resuscitate the victim.
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The War Zone (1999)

Starring: Ray Winstone, Annabelle Apsion, Kate Ashfield, Lara Belmont
Duration: 1h 38mins
Genres: Drama, Thriller

15-year-old Tom is upset after his family move from London to a rural house in Devon, where he misses his friends, and family dynamics are strange.
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