Movies like The Broken

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The Broken (2008)
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The Broken
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: surreal, suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, mind bending, psychological, tense, surprise ending, dark
Plot: losing-it hero, haunted by the past, woman in danger, danger, deadly, architect, nightmare, dream, surrealism, photograph, murder, twins, miraculous event, riddles and clues, embassy, girlfriend, investigation, memory, sex, fear, party, attic, uncontrollable, nosy, broken mirror ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
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Repulsion
Drama, Horror, Thriller
UK
105 min.
 7.8
The Tenant
Drama, Thriller
France
126 min.
 7.7
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Most similar movies to The Broken

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and psychological films with plots about deadly, danger, murder, supernatural, haunted by the past, blood and crimes mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like The Broken: Amer (2009), Don't Look Now (1973), Tell Tale (2009), The Disappeared (2008), Evil Eyes (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Amer
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: serious, atmospheric, surreal, sexual, stylized ...
Plot: mysterious character, postmodernism, haunted by the past, murder, haunted house, estate, woman in danger, crimes, sensuality, razor, sex, slasher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
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Don't Look Now
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, surreal, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: mystery, supernatural, death, serial killer, murder, hotel, haunted by the past, neo noir, strong sexual content, blindness, pornography, sex ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, venice, europe
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Tell Tale
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, bleak, suspenseful, mind bending, rough ...
Plot: obsessive quest, haunted by the past, murder, chases and races, single parent, vengeance, couple relations, doctors and patients, parents and children, supernatural, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rhode island, usa
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The Disappeared
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: gory, ghost, dealing with death, siblings relations, haunted by the past, missing person, crimes, family problems, family relations, working class, best friends, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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System:   61%
    User:   55%
 
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Evil Eyes
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: On a day of solar eclipse, five year old, Naina, loses her eyesight and her parents in a road accident in London. Twenty years later, she is bestowed with the gift of sight thanks to the marvels of modern science. Her period of darkness is over; or ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending, psychological
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, afterlife, woman in danger, mystery, danger, village, supernatural, survival, parents and children, curses spells and rituals, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, england, europe, hong kong, london
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Uninvited
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Impaired by amnesia, Jeong-won (Shin-yang Park) can't remember his youth -- until he meets Yeon (Ji-hyun Jun), a psychic who may be able to uncover his past. After witnessing the horrific deaths of children, both share dreamlike visions of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, atmospheric ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, poland
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The Presence
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: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, manipulations, in the woods, woman in danger, danger, supernatural, haunted by the past, isolation, confined, dishonesty, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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    User:   58%
 
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Jack the Ripper
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, prostitute, police investigation, gory, slasher, investigation, crime, mind game, track down, maniac, jack the ripper ...
Time: 70s, 1880s, 19th century
Place: england, europe, scotland, london
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    User:   64%
 
My Sweet Killer
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: hospital, losing-it hero, mentally unstable, mental institution, mysterious character, serial killer, mystery, split personality, mental illness, mind game, murder, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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System:   56%
    User:   56%
 
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Left Bank
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A chilling thriller about a woman, who upon moving in with her new boyfriend, becomes obsessed with the fate of the previous tenant and descends into madness.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: mentally unstable, memory loss, mental illness, mystery, athlete's life, losing-it hero, contests and competitions, curses spells and rituals, missing person, danger, deadly, foot race ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, middle ages
Place: belgium, europe, antwerp
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   52%
 
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Dread
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Three college students set out to document what other people dread most.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mind game, obsession, college life, college, student life, filmmaking, nightmare, youth, social relations, manipulations, human nature, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus
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System:   52%
    User:   47%
 
Mother of Tears
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An ancient urn is found in a cemetery outside Rome. Once opened, it triggers a series of violent incidents: robberies, rapes and murders increase dramatically, while several mysterious, evil-looking young women coming from all over the world are ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, stylized ...
Plot: gory, supernatural ability, vengeance, chaos and mayhem, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, danger, coffin, urn, witch, rivalry, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, rome italy
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System:   51%
    User:   60%
 
 6.5
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Body
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, psychological ...
Plot: murder, crimes, deadly, supernatural, mystery, ghost, riddles and clues, danger, hypnosis, vengeful ghost, memory, flashlight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand
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    User:   49%
 
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In Their Sleep
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: twists and turns, rough, serious, realistic, scary ...
Plot: woman in danger, danger, deadly, chase, stalking, car chase, haunted by the past, psychopath, chases and races, crimes, grief, dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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System:   51%
    User:   44%
 
The Haunting of Molly Hartley
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When teenage Molly Hartley moves to a new town, she's haunted by terrifying visions that may have to do with dark secrets from her past. Something evil lurks just beneath the lush surfaces of her private-school world, and it holds the rights to ...
Style: bleak, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drugs/alcohol, haunted by the past, high school, deadly, youth, dealing with death, starting over, parents and children, curses spells and rituals, high school life, teenage life, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, campus
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System:   50%
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Repulsion
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, surreal, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental illness, loneliness, rape, insanity, paranoia, isolation, murder, surrealism, psychology, losing-it hero, sexual abuse, sisters ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, europe, london
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System:   50%
    User:   54%
 
The Thompsons
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Plot: vampire, gory, on the run, family life, chases and races, deadly, supernatural, family relations, manhunt, survival, dysfunctional family, family gatherings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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System:   48%
    User:   39%
 
The Tomb of Ligeia
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Story about a man haunted by the spirit of his dead wife and her effect on his second marriage.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: obsession, supernatural, mystery, estate, stylish, death, life & death, curses spells and rituals, violence, fight scenes, adaptation, goth ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: england
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System:   48%
    User:   42%
 
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Boogeyman 2
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman attempts to cure her phobia of the boogeyman by checking herself into a mental health facility, only to realize too little too late that she is now helplessly trapped with her own greatest fear.
Style: bleak, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: slasher, mental institution, ghost, gory, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, woman in danger, danger, bulimia, bad dream, force feeding, foosball ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
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System:   47%
    User:   52%
 
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Deadline
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A screenwriter who travels to an abandoned house to finish a script on time, but a series of strange events lead her to a psychological breakdown.
Style: serious, bleak, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: haunted by the past, haunted house, estate, isolation, woman in danger, danger, ghost, supernatural, bathtub, mental breakdown, mentally unstable, writer's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   47%
    User:   42%
 
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The Marsh
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Writer Claire Holloway is troubled by nightmares of Rose Marsh Farm. She decides to vacation at the farm which unbeknown to her is haunted by the ghost of a little girl and a teenage boy. Claire enlists the help of Geoffry Hunt to help uncover a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: investigation, countryside, uncover truth, mystery, small town, danger, supernatural, ghost, writer's life, rose, haunted by the past, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1982
Place: usa
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System:   47%
    User:   52%
 
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House
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Trying to recover from the nearly marriage-breaking stress following the death of their child, Jack (Reynaldo Rosales) and Stephanie (Heidi Dippold) spontaneously take off on a road trip. But when their car breaks down in a remote area, they find ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: domestic disturbance, survival, confined, danger, race against time, psychopath, chases and races, deadly, family problems, haunted house, supernatural, ultimatum ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alabama, usa
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System:   44%
    User:   39%
 
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Craig
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: CRAIG is a lonely, somewhat awkward, young man trying to recover from losing his parents in a big fire. Besides a friend from childhood, in one go he looses everyone he cares about. The friend, Cliff, isn't of much use either. He has his own ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, psychological ...
Plot: cult, serial killer, suburbs, gory, mental illness, murder, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, vengeance, suburban life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Soul Survivors
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A female collage co-ed freshman who was involved in a fatal car crash discovers she may not have survived the tragedy after all when she becomes caught between the world of the living and the dead A sort of limbo state of being between both the real ...
Style: scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, death, drugs/alcohol, college, gory, college life, haunted by the past, goth, sexualized violence, alternate reality, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   42%
 
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Gut
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: losing-it hero, gory, haunted by the past, life turned upside down, best friends, murder, voyeurism, deadly, disorder, friends, latex gloves, bra ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   42%
    User:   50%
 
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The Uninvited
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Anna returns home after spending time in a psychiatric facility following her mother's tragic death and discovers that her mother's former nurse, Rachel, has moved into their house and become engaged to her father. Soon after she learns ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, surprise ending, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, slasher, supernatural, paranoia, blood, sisters, ghosts, revenge, schizophrenia, murder, psychiatrist, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 1986
Place: new england, maine
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System:   41%
    User:   36%
 
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Blur
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Artist Adrian Jonas toils in preparation for the biggest gallery opening of his career. The creative process takes Adrian deep into the depths of his mind, where he begins to experience premonitions of a terrible fate that awaits his beloved Iliana. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, scary, suspense ...
Plot: losing-it hero, woman in danger, mystery, danger, heroes, unfulfillment, artist, changing the past or future, race against time, artists and showbiz, chases and races, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pennsylvania
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System:   41%
    User:   48%
 
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The Chair
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Psychology student Danielle inadvertently wakes a evil spirit while renting a century old Victorian house. In setting out to prove his existence, Danielle inadvertently frees and becomes a puppet of the spirit of serial killer Edgar Crowe. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, psychological
Plot: amateur detective, ghost, serial killer, supernatural ability, domestic disturbance, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, haunted by the past, woman in danger, psychopath, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   40%
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The Tenant
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A quiet and inconspicuous man (Trelkovsky) rents an apartment in France where the previous tenant committed suicide, and begins to suspect his landlord and neighbors are trying to subtly change him into the last tenant so that he too will kill ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, suicide, mental illness, identity, mystery, supernatural, paranoia, insanity, conspiracy, surrealism, ghost, psychology ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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System:   40%
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Blessed
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Romania, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Heather Graham and James Purefoy play a couple who desperately want to have a baby. Unfortunately, she has been diagnosed as infertile, and the couple can't afford the medical treatments that might allow her to conceive. Good fortune appears to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense
Plot: woman in danger, clinic, danger, babies and infants, clergy, pregnancy, twins, deadly, couples, supernatural, cloning, taxi ...
Time: contemporary
Place: manhattan new york city
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System:   40%
    User:   39%
 
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