Movies like The Red Shoes

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The Red Shoes (2005)
 5.8
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The Red Shoes (2005)
Original name: 뢄홍신
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A woman who finds a pair of pink high heels on a subway platform soon realizes that jealousy, greed, and death follow them wherever they go.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, bleak, tense
Plot: supernatural, obsession, ghost, murder, mystery, haunted by the past, losing-it hero, crimes, gory, deadly, woman in danger, split personality, curse, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations, journalism, danger, couples, rehabilitation, curses spells and rituals, single parent, dancer's life, dancing, ballet, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, year 1944, 1940s
Place: south korea

Most similar movies to The Red Shoes

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and psychological films with plots about deadly, danger, supernatural, mystery, murder, crimes and ghost mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Red Shoes: Phone (2002), The Hideout (2007), 3 Extremes II (2002), Cello (2005), Acacia (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Phone (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Soon after Ji-won gets a new cell phone, her friend's young daughter, Yeong-ju, puts it to her ear and immediately begins screaming in terror. When other strange things start happening in connection with the phone, Ji-Won does some ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, journalism, cell phone, obsession, mystery, haunted by the past, investigation, supernatural, evil spirit, mentally unstable, vengeance, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.2
 603
The Hideout (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, psychological, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: estate, danger, crimes, mystery, deadly, hopes, haunted house, uncover truth, investigation, haunted by the past, mentally unstable, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, minnesota, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
3 Extremes II (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea, Thailand
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Memories: A woman wakes up on a street without memory. A husband cannot remember why his wife left him. The woman wanders the streets trying to contact the only phone number she has on her. The husband see's her ghost in his apartment and ...
Style: anthology, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: mystery, missing person, haunted by the past, supernatural, uncover truth, deadly, ghost, curses spells and rituals, danger, losing-it hero, life is a bitch, memory loss ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, japan, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 6.0
 2K
Cello (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: South Korea
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A cellist is haunted by strange events after a car wreck.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Plot: haunted by the past, ghost, family in danger, losing-it hero, mystery, obsession, family problems, vengeance, mentally unstable, supernatural, teachers and students, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 5.7
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Acacia (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A Korean horror film about an adopted young boy with a strange link to an old, dead acacia tree. As the boy settles in to his new home, the tree comes to life. When the family who adopted him becomes pregnant, he is to go back to the orphanage, and ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: orphan, supernatural, mystery, haunted by the past, obsession, danger, ghost, parents and children, family relations, supernatural ability, deadly, adoption ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.4
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Flashback (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman is released from an asylum where she has been since witnessing the murder of her parents, but violence continues to haunt her.
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: serial killer, murder, mystery, haunted by the past, danger, gory, slasher, woman in danger, deadly, crimes, loss of parents, loss of parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Attic Expeditions (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Trevor Blackburn is accused of murdering his girlfriend, Faith, in a brutal ritual. He's sentenced to live in an experimental rehabilitation community and falls into a coma. When he wakes up, he meets the mysterious Dr. Elk, who tortures Trevor ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, rough, dark humor, tense ...
Plot: murder, mental institution, mental illness, surgery, mad scientist, mind game, losing-it hero, supernatural, psychopath, deadly, manipulations, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Breaking Dawn (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Within the confines of an insane asylum languish many would-be seers and messiahs. Medical students meet them day in, day out. But when Eve meets Don Wake, she discovers he's not your run-of-the-mill paranoic. In fact, his visions of her life ...
Style: psychological, bleak, suspenseful, mind bending, serious
Plot: paranoia, investigation, mystery, mentally unstable, mental illness, doctors and patients, uncover truth, mind game, mental institution, obsession, murder, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.9
 1K
The Sight (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The American successful architect Michael Lewis travels to London with his partner and friend, the builder Jake, to refurbish an old hotel. Michael is having successive nightmares, and once in London, he realizes that twenty-one spirits are trying ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: ghost, serial killer, hotel, architect, deadly, haunted by the past, supernatural, crimes, supernatural ability, law enforcement, afterlife, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Plot: murder, ghost, forest, supernatural, uncover truth, mystery, life is a bitch, deadly, danger, haunted by the past, police investigation, mistaken identity ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Silent Night, Bloody Night (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A man inherits a mansion, which once was a mental home. He visits the place and begins to investigate some crimes that happened in old times, scaring the people living in the region.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, family in danger, gory, mental institution, haunted by the past, slasher, supernatural, who done it, small town life, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Ring 0: Birthday (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Taking place thirty years before the events of Ringu, Ringu 0 provides the shocking background story of how the girl on the video became a deadly, vengeful spirit.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, mystery, split personality, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, danger, deadly, mental illness, curses spells and rituals, a vision, self control, curse ...
Time: 50s, 20s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.6
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Headspace (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man (Christopher Denham) must use his newfound intellect to stop a brutal series of murders.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: obsession, murder, psychopath, serial killer, who done it, crimes, danger, intelligence, supernatural, gory, deadly, mystery ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
One Missed Call 2 (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Japan, the daycare teacher Kyoko Okudera is convinced by her colleague and friend Madoka to visit her boyfriend Naoto Sakurai in the restaurant where he works instead of studying as planned. When the owner Mr. Wang answers his daughter's ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, vengeance, mystery, afterlife, investigation, journalism, danger, teenage life, deadly, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, mobile phone ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.3
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They Wait (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jason and his wife, Sarah, leave their adopted home of Shanghai and travel to Vancouver, British Columbia, for his uncle's funeral, staying with his Aunt Mei. Already disoriented, Jason and Sarah are unnerved when their son, Sam, begins seeing ...
Style: asian horror, suspenseful, scary, captivating, serious
Plot: ghost, murder, gory, couples, life is a bitch, deadly, mystery, hostages, death in the family, supernatural ability, danger, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, vancouver british columbia canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.4
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The Pact II (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The sequel is set just weeks after Annie Barlow's deadly confrontation with the Judas Killer. In this elevated sequel, we meet June, a woman whose carefully constructed life is beginning to unravel due to lucid nightmares so awful they disturb ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, serious
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, haunted by the past, woman in danger, serial killer, danger, crimes, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.8
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Eternal (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Detective Raymond Pope is a detective of questionable morals, searching for his missing wife. His investigation leads him to the wealthy estate of the enigmatic Elizabeth Kane and her young maid Irina. Under Elizabeth's fascinating looks and ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, rough, offbeat ...
Plot: obsession, investigation, mysterious character, mystery, uncover truth, dangerous attraction, infidelity, murder, dishonesty, crimes, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: canada, rome italy, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.7
 2K
Lost Voyage (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Twenty five years ago, the SS Corona Queen disappeared in the region known as, "The Bermuda Triangle". Now, it has returned. Seven people go on board to learn the truth behind her disappearance but the ship did not return alone...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: bermuda triangle, afterlife, ghost, danger, cruise ship, obsession, survival, supernatural, investigation, supernatural ability, ocean or sea, thunderstorm ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The 4th Floor (1999)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman moves into a new apartment that she inherited from her grandmother, who had died there in a bizarre accident. She is immediately confronted by totally bizarre neighbors and someone is obviously out to get her as rats and flies engulf ...
Style: scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, mystery, obsession, deadly, mysterious character, psychopath, danger, female protagonist, neighbor, woman in danger, couples, domestic disturbance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.8
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Needle (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this cunning mystery-horror hybrid, college student Ben inherits a curious old mechanical box that churns out voodoo dolls. When a shadowy figure starts using the box to murder Ben's friends, Ben must find the killer.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, bloody
Audience: teens
Plot: student life, gory, murder, danger, youth, supernatural, deadly, mystery, crimes, curses spells and rituals, slasher, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
 136K
The Grudge (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: American nurse, Karen Davis moves to Tokyo and encounters a vengeful supernatural spirit known as The Grudge that often possesses its victims. When a series of horrifying and mysterious deaths occur – with the spirit passing its curse onto each ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, gory, murder, ghosts, suicide, vengeance, mystery, curse, family curse, attic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.1
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6 Souls (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A female forensic psychiatrist discovers that all of one of her patient's multiple personalities are murder victims. She will have to find out what's happening before her time is finished.
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: split personality, murder, psychiatrist, supernatural, mental illness, doctors and patients, female psychiatrist, mentally unstable, witch doctor, family relations, haunted by the past, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1910s, 2000s
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Ganzfeld Haunting (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a world where past meets present and the present gets lost in time, reality is blurred for 5 College psychology students who are pushing all boundaries during an ESP experiment over a lost weekend...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, psychology, supernatural, experiment gone awry, danger, losing-it hero, deadly, haunted by the past, violence, drugs/alcohol, gory, haunted house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.0
 8K
Unrest (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young pathology med student suspects that the spirit of a dead cadaver in the hospital morgue where she works is killing off all those who handle or desecrate the body.
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: hospital, murder, ghost, supernatural, gory, deadly, haunted by the past, medical student, medical school, self mutilation, insanity, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.7
 11K
The Return (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Joanna Mills has a successful career but feels her personal life is spinning out of control. She has few friends, an estranged father, and a crazy ex-boyfriend who is stalking her. Joanna begins having terrifying visions of a woman's murder, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: murder, nightmare, mystery, supernatural, haunted by the past, danger, supernatural ability, a vision, deadly, crimes, amateur detective, wound ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.0
 2K
Fingerprints (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fresh out of rehab, a young woman moves back in with her parents and sister, and soon becomes involved in a mystery that has left people in her town paralyzed.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, suspense, scary
Plot: rehabilitation, ghost, urban legend, small town, murder, teenager, uncover truth, missing child, crimes, small town life, haunted by the past, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 622
The Victim (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ting, an actress for murder illustration is hired to simulate a real-life murder case of Min, a former Miss Thailand who was brutally killed.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, mind bending, rough ...
Plot: murder, ghost, psychopath, supernatural, police investigation, serial killer, mind game, law enforcement, false accusation, dishonesty, danger, obsession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Toolbox Murders (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A historic Hollywood hotel houses a supernatural evil. It's been subdued for decades - but when renovations start, a series of murders take place. It's up to our heroine to solve the mystery.
Style: rough, disturbing, scary, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, slasher, supernatural, serial killer, old dark house, violence, psychopath, haunted by the past, mystery, deadly, filmmaking, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.4
 2K
Salvage (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Claire Parker is going to die. At the hands of a sadistic and depraved killer, she will endure a terrifying, unimaginable brutal death--and it will all happen again. After being beaten, dragged, sliced, and stabbed, Claire awakens at work--where it ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, mind bending, surprise ending ...
Plot: death, danger, psychopath, time loop, serial killer, murder, woman in danger, vengeance, destiny, rescue, crimes, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.1
 39K
Shutter (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young photographer and his girlfriend discover mysterious shadows in their photographs after a tragic accident. They soon learn that you can not escape your past.
Style: asian horror, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, twist ending ...
Plot: ghost, photographer, ghosts, nightmare, car accident, supernatural, suicide, secret lover, polaroid, danger, uncover truth, revenge ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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