Movies like The Broken

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The Broken (2008)
 5.4
 10K
The Broken (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The life of a successful radiologist spirals out of control when she sees the spitting image of herself driving down a London street. While attempting to uncover who the imposter could be, she stumbles into a terrifying mystery that her family and closest friends are somehow involved in, leaving her with no one to trust.
Style: scary, psychological, tense, atmospheric, mind bending, serious, surreal, suspenseful, surprise ending, dark
Plot: attic, architect, murder, nightmare, surrealism, dream, twins, miraculous event, danger, haunted by the past, losing-it hero, deadly, woman in danger, nosy, uncontrollable, party, investigation, girlfriend, fear, memory, embassy, sex, photograph, riddles and clues, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe

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Most similar movies to The Broken

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about murder, deadly, danger, blood, crimes, supernatural and haunted by the past mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like The Broken: Tell Tale (2009), Amer (2009), Blood of the Undead (1976), Black Rainbow (1989), Don't Look Now (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.4
 5K
Tell Tale (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man's recently transplanted heart leads him on a frantic search to find the donor's killer before a similar fate befalls him.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending, tense ...
Plot: murder, couples, vengeance, haunted by the past, parents and children, obsessive quest, escapades, couple relations, supernatural, deadly, husband wife relationship, paranoia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.2
 5K
Amer (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Searing memories and carnal desires rule the mind of Ana, a young woman in thrall to her own fantasies whose visions and obsessions draw her toward deeper eroticism -- and deeper danger, in this modern take on a Giallo.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, tense, scary, serious ...
Plot: murder, slasher, sensuality, sex, razor, danger, postmodernism, mysterious character, crimes, masturbation, estate, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Blood of the Undead (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A recently-married woman who has been labeled as mentally unstable, begins to suspect that someone close to her is the culprit in a sudden string of murders.
Style: psychological, serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, stalking, obsession, maniac, woman in danger, danger, losing-it hero, mystery, psychological thriller, murder, pursuit, wedding ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Black Rainbow (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Martha Travis is a medium who makes contact with spirits "on the other side" and connects them with their loved ones still alive, in public performances. Trouble begins when she gives a message to Mary Kuron from her husband, Tom. But Tom ...
Style: disturbing, serious, atmospheric, psychological, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, investigation, danger, mystery, crime, deadly, dishonesty, journalism, woman in danger, father daughter relationship, female protagonist, afterlife ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 7.3
 44K
Don't Look Now (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After Laura and John Baxter lose their only child in a horrible drowning, they are greeted by strange sightings of her throughout their everyday lives. When two old ladies approach them in Italy with news that their daughter may still be alive, it ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted by the past, hallucination, drowning, architecture, mystery, loss of child, family relations, crimes, serial killer, psychic, grieving ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.5
 920
Body (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Chon is suffering from having bad times while sleeping. He tries not to sleep because he's scared of a girl in his nightmares. In the dreams, the girl screams for help before she is cruelly killed. Ae, Chon's sister is worried about the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, mind bending, psychological, serious ...
Plot: murder, hypnosis, deadly, ghost, mystery, riddles and clues, crimes, supernatural, danger, hospital, photograph, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.7
 3K
Trauma (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Awaking from a coma to discover his wife has been killed in a car accident, Ben's world may as well have come to an end. A few weeks later, Ben's out of hospital and, attempting to start a new life, he moves home and is befriended by a ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, crimes, haunted by the past, investigation, mind game, starting over, danger, ghost, psychopath, mysterious character, supernatural, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Jack the Ripper (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Switzerland, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A serial killer whose mother was a prostitute starts killing streetwalkers as a way of paying back his mother for her abuse.
Style: bleak, rough, serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, prostitute, jack the ripper, psychopath, maniac, deadly, crime, who done it, woman in danger, danger, police investigation ...
Time: 70s, 1880s, 19th century
Place: england, scotland, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 3.4
 2K
The Attic (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Emma has a strong aversion towards her family’s new house, especially the attic. After moving in, she becomes miserable and reclusive. The rest of her family also seems unhappy and unsettled. The situation escalates one day when Emma is in the ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: attic, parents and children, supernatural ability, riddles and clues, mystery, mysterious character, haunted house, investigation, police detective, supernatural, woman in danger, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
My Sweet Killer (1999)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Charlie is an introverted person getting out of prison. He feeds in an apartment and starts dreaming of the woman who died in this apartment. And his fantasies of this woman getting worse and worse.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, psychological, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: mental illness, murder, psychopath, hospital, mentally unstable, mind game, misfit, danger, woman in danger, drug dealing, femme fatale, serial killer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.8
 862
Gut (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Something is missing in Tom's life. His marriage has lost its spark, his job is suffocating him, and his childhood best friend Dan still clings to the past. Every day he goes through the motions, becoming increasingly detached from those around ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: life turned upside down, haunted by the past, deadly, disorder, gory, losing-it hero, murder, voyeurism, best friends, friends, blood, bra ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.5
 6K
Citadel (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Citadel tells the story of widower and single father Tommy Cowley, a man inflicted with chronic agoraphobia since the day his wife was attacked. He was unable to protect her. He lives in Edenstown, the council estate from hell. Here he finds himself ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: murder, agoraphobia, survival, crimes, parents and children, danger, haunted by the past, street gang, killer child, fear, child in peril, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Thompsons (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: On the run with the law on their trail, America's most anguished vampire family heads to England to find an ancient vampire clan. What they find instead could tear their family, and their throats, apart forever.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: vampire, dysfunctional family, danger, family in danger, survival, on the run, manhunt, family relations, supernatural, family problems, family life, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Disappointments Room (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mother and her young son release unimaginable horrors from the attic of their rural dream home.
Style: tense, scary, serious, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: attic, ghost, deadly, family problems, supernatural, danger, isolation, estate, haunted house, parents and children, confined, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Dead of Winter (1987)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A fledgling actress is lured to a remote mansion for a screen-test, soon discovering she is actually a prisoner in the middle of a blackmail plot.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: attic, danger, couple relations, love and romance, crimes, prison, missing person, psychopath, isolation, twins, woman in danger, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Tale of Two Sisters (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A recently released patient from a mental institution returns home with her sister, only to face disturbing events between her stepmother and the ghosts haunting their house- all of which are connected to a dark past in the family's history.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, mind bending, tense, scary ...
Plot: mental illness, guilt, haunted house, nightmare, suicide, delusion, amnesia, tragedy, mentally unstable, family relations, danger, losing-it hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Soft for Digging (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A man wanders into the woods in search of his cat and witnesses a murder
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, deadly, isolation, danger, crimes, ghost, strangulation, forest, afterlife, elderly man, witness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
In Their Sleep (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Sarah's life is in pieces after the brutal death of her 18 year-old son. One night, her car accidentally hits Arthur, a young man the same age as her boy who is running from a burglar. Sarah sympathizes with him and takes him in, only to be ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, rough, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: car chase, crimes, chases and races, psychopath, danger, woman in danger, stalking, deadly, haunted by the past, chase, isolated house, country house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 4K
Home Movie (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Reverend David Poe and his psychiatrist wife trade hectic New York life for an idyllic rural farmhouse; the perfect place for 10 year old twins Jack & Emily to run, play and imagine. Documenting this lifestyle change, David decides to film ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: killer child, found footage, crimes, deadly, family problems, twins, danger, family life, siblings relations, murder, cruelty, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 3K
The Ugly (1997)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A female psychologist wants to understand the minds of a confessed serial killer who spent the last five years in a mental hospital because of his state.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, hospital, murder, mental institution, slasher, psychoanalysis, psychologist, investigation, mind game, mysterious character, haunted by the past, doctors and patients ...
Time: 90s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 11K
Dread (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Three college students set out to document what other people dread most.
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: nightmare, social relations, human nature, mind game, manipulations, youth, obsession, dishonesty, rivalry, college, fear, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Heart of Midnight (1988)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman who is getting back on her feet after a mental breakdown, Carol Rivers discovers that her late uncle has left her a rundown nightclub. Carol decides to renovate the venue, but, in the process, uncovers dark secrets about the club and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, mind bending, atmospheric ...
Plot: nightclub, police, mental illness, mentally unstable, haunted by the past, family problems, life is a bitch, hallucination, female protagonist, rape, sex, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Disappeared (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Following the disappearance of his younger brother Tom, Matthew Ryan tries to put his life and sanity back together. However the past keeps coming back to haunt him.
Style: realistic, scary, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Plot: missing person, working class, abduction, religions or cults, best friends, dealing with death, parents and children, siblings relations, crimes, family relations, attic, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Amityville: The Awakening (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Belle, her little sister, and her comatose twin brother move into a new house with their single mother Joan in order to save money to help pay for her brother's expensive healthcare. But when strange phenomena begin to occur in the house ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, mystery, danger, investigation, nightmare, twin sister, twin brother, teenage girl, sister sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, murder, brother sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1965, year 1974
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Deaths of Ian Stone (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Deaths tells the story of an all-American guy who is murdered each day by horrifying pursuers, only to wake up in slightly different lives to experience the terror of being murdered again.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, scary, rough, serious ...
Plot: parallel world, healing power, murder, deadly, supernatural, memory loss, ghost, haunted by the past, danger, crimes, dealing with death, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.7
 44K
Repulsion (1965)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Roman Polanski's first English-language film, beautiful young manicurist Carole suffers from androphobia (the pathological fear of interaction with men). When her sister and roommate, Helen, leaves their London flat to go on an Italian ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, disturbing, surreal, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental illness, schizophrenia, repression, delusion, rent, hallucination, loneliness, imaginary character, nervous breakdown, losing-it hero, unfulfillment, virginity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 1K
Hipnos (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dr Sánchez Blanch owns and operates a psychiatric hospital where he specializes in hypnotizing his severely emotionally disturbed patients.
Style: psychological, serious, mind bending, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: hospital, supernatural, missing person, mute or deaf, losing-it hero, mysterious character, crimes, isolation, ghost, mind game, mental illness, mentally unstable ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, brussels, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Spider Forest (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A recently widowed TV producer is drawn to an isolated cabin in a mysterious woods. KANG Min regains his consciousness 14 days after brain surgery following a mysterious accident he had in the forest. Shockingly enough, the first thing he says is ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological, surprise ending
Plot: murder, ghost, forest, sickle, police investigation, serial killer, mystery, who done it, uncover truth, crimes, investigation, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.4
 3K
The Presence (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this darkly romantic ghost story, a woman travels to an isolated cabin where she is stalked by an apparition who inhabits her space as his own. With the unexpected arrival of the woman’s boyfriend, the dark spirit’s haunting grows obsessive. ...
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, confined, dishonesty, supernatural, danger, woman in danger, isolation, in the woods, haunted by the past, haunted house, manipulations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 25K
The Resident (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Juliet, a beautiful doctor, has found the perfect New York apartment to start a new life after separating from her husband. It's got spacious rooms, a spectacular view, and a handy, handsome landlord. But there are secrets behind every wall and ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, scary, erotic ...
Plot: landlord, psychopath, danger, obsession, woman in danger, voyeurism, undressing, confined, rapist, deception, revenge, paranoia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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