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20 Movies Like Sleepy Hollow (1999)

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1 The Witch (2015) ★ 6.9

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In 1630, a family of colonists leaves the plantation to live on a secluded farm near the woods in New England. But soon the youngest child, still an infant, disappears.

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2 Van Helsing (2004) ★ 6.1

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Deep in the Carpathian Mountains lies the mysterious land of Transylvania, a world where evil is found at every turn, a world where danger comes to life when the sun goes down, and where the monsters that live in the depths of human nightmares take shape. Into this world falls the legendary monster hunter Van Helsing.

In his ceaseless battle against the forces of evil and to free the world from the spawns of hell, Van Helsing is sent to Transylvania to cross arms with the deadly, powerless Count Dracula on behalf of a secret society. To his aid comes the intrepid Anna Valerie, determined to free her family from the centuries-old curse laid by the murdered vampire.

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3 Signs (2002) ★ 6.8

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A widowed former priest living with his children and brother on a Pennsylvania farm finds mysterious crop circles in their fields, which suggests something more frightening to come.
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4 Big Fish (2003) ★ 8.0

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This adventure movie is based on Daniel Wallace's novel Big Fish: A Novel of Mythical Proportions. A father dies, about whose life the son wants to learn as much as he can by collecting stories about him.

The son tries to recreate his father's elusive life in a series of legends and myths that he invents from disparate facts. The ups and downs of the man's life are eventually presented from an unexpected perspective.

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5 Finding Neverland (2004) ★ 7.7

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The story of Sir J.M. Barrie's friendship with a family who inspired him to create Peter Pan.
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6 Se7en (1995) ★ 8.6

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Detective William Somerset is a veteran criminal detective who dreams of retiring and getting away from the city and its sinful inhabitants. Seven days before retirement, Somerset is plagued by two troubles: a young partner, Mills, and a particularly elaborate murder. The experienced detective's sharp mind immediately determines that this crime is likely to be followed by others. The news confirms his hunch. Realizing that the killer is punishing his victims for their deadly sins, the detective faces a choice: go back to work or leave and hand the case over to his less experienced partner?
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7 Chocolat (2000) ★ 7.3

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A French woman and her young daughter open up a chocolate shop in a small remote village that shakes up the rigid morality of the community.
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8 Edward Scissorhands (1990) ★ 7.9

An artificial man, who was incompletely constructed and has scissors for hands, leads a solitary life. Then one day, a suburban lady meets him and introduces him to her world.
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9 The Brothers Grimm (2005) ★ 5.9

A respected businessman and father of a family, Mr. Brooks hides a secret. Behind the facade of a caring husband and gentle father lies a brutal murderer. For a long time, these two personalities have been unsuccessfully fighting each other, and neither of them can prevail. As a result, the murders continue, and nothing can seem to break this bloody chain of crimes.

However, Brooks is out of luck. A mad photographer becomes a witness to his latest atrocity. He begins to blackmail the criminal, but he has special demands. Unlike ordinary blackmailers, the photographer is not interested in money. He wants to be present at the next murders.

The hero has a dubious choice - to go along with the blackmailer or find the strength to overcome his vice and return to normal life.

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10 Practical Magic (1998) ★ 6.2

Two witch sisters, raised by their eccentric aunts in a small town, face closed-minded prejudice and a curse which threatens to prevent them ever finding lasting love.
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11 The Village (2004) ★ 6.6

A series of events tests the beliefs of a small isolated countryside village.
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12 The Mummy (1999) ★ 7.0

In the vast expanses of the Egyptian desert, a company of daredevils of different nationalities are on the prowl for the untold treasures of Pharaoh, over which a terrible ancient curse hangs.

Next to the treasure lies the mummy of a treacherous priest, brutally executed for the terrible murder of the mighty ruler of Egypt. Gold diggers have disturbed the centuries-old peace of the tomb, and the mummy rises from the tomb to plunge the world into the realm of nightmare...

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13 Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994) ★ 7.5

A vampire tells his epic life story: love, betrayal, loneliness, and hunger.
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14 Crimson Peak (2015) ★ 6.5

In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds - and remembers.
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15 Secret Window (2004) ★ 6.5

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Mort Rainey is a successful writer going through a rather unfriendly divorce from his wife of ten years, Amy. Alone and bitter in his cabin, he continues to work on his writing when a stranger named John Shooter shows up on his doorstep, claiming Rainey stole his story. Mort says he can prove the story belongs to him and not Shooter, but while Mort digs around for the magazine which published the story in question years ago, things begin to happen around Shooter. Mort's dog dies, people begin to die, and his divorce proceedings with Amy continue to get uglier. It seems that Shooter has Mort over a barrel, but perhaps Mort has his own ideas on how to resolve all the problems that plague him lately.
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16 The Crow (1994) ★ 7.6

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A man brutally murdered comes back to life as an undead avenger of his and his fiancée's murder.
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17 The Silence of the Lambs (1991) ★ 8.6

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A young F.B.I. cadet must receive the help of an incarcerated and manipulative cannibal killer to help catch another serial killer, a madman who skins his victims.
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18 Wishmaster (1997) ★ 5.8

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A demonic djinn attempts to grant its owner three wishes, which will allow him to summon his brethren to Earth.
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19 The Haunting (1999) ★ 5.0

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A study in fear escalates into a heart-stopping nightmare for a professor and three subjects trapped in a mysterious mansion.
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20 Dark Shadows (2012) ★ 6.2

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Barnabas Collins, owner of Collingwood Manor, is rich, powerful, and reputed to be an incorrigible Casanova, until he makes the fatal mistake of breaking Angelica Bouchard's heart. Being a witch in the literal sense of the word, the woman condemns him to a fate worse than death itself - turning him into a vampire and burying him alive. Two centuries later, Barnabas is accidentally freed from the crypt and finds himself in the very different world of 1972. He returns to Collinwood and finds this once grand building in ruins. The pitiful descendants of his family are only marginally better preserved than the family nest, and they each have their own skeletons in the closet.

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