Movies like Caroline?

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Caroline? (1990)
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Caroline? (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hallmark Hall of Fame presents the story of a mysterious woman claiming to be the deceased daughter of a rich man tries to solve the problems of his untrusting son and supposedly physically and mentally handicaped daughter. But one question stands in her way: is she really Caroline?
Style: psychological, tense, atmospheric, mind bending, gloomy, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, family relations, betrayal, mystery, danger, haunted by the past, dishonesty, disorder, hidden identity, mistaken identity, switching roles, cons and scams, power relations, inheritance, grandmother, brother sister relationship, nurse
Time: 80s, 50s, 1950s

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Most similar movies to Caroline?

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about crimes, dishonesty, danger, family relations, murder, deadly and mystery mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Caroline?: Small World (2010), The Scapegoat (2012), The Two Mr. Kissels (2008), Island (2011), Happy Here and Now (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Small World (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Conrad Lang, a handyman in a rich family - he has been raised like a brother with Thomas, who has the same age -, accidentally puts fire to the big holiday house he keeps. He returns to the town he grew up in, to the family home, where Philippe, ...
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: mystery, mental illness, haunted by the past, memory loss, investigation, family life, intrigue, family relations, flashback, power relations, amateur detective, crime ...
Place: france, europe
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95%
The Scapegoat (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Set in 1952, as England prepares for the coronation, The Scapegoat tells the story of two very different men who have one thing in common - a face.
Style: dark humor, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Plot: switching roles, hidden identity, lookalikes, family problems, scapegoat, disorder, coincidence, family relations, cons and scams, dishonesty, estate, mistaken identity ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1952, 1950s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Two Mr. Kissels (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama based on a true story. Rich, high-flying brothers Robert and Andrew Kissel seemingly have everything: beautiful wives who love them, great jobs and huge houses. But beneath the surface lie resentments and secrets that will eventually be their ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: family relations, couples, crimes, mystery, dishonesty, infidelity, couple relations, deadly, murder, siblings relations, cons and scams, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 5.8
 450
Island (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on 'Jane Rogers' acclaimed novel, "Island" is a tale of yearning and retribution. Abandoned at birth, Nikki Black has spent most of her life in care sustained only by fairy-stories. Incapable of love, fearful and desperate ...
Style: serious, tense, atmospheric, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: island, family problems, hidden identity, undercover, life is a bitch, dishonesty, haunted by the past, redemption, orphan, obsessive quest, female director, woman slaps man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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Happy Here and Now (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When an unhappy young woman disappears, her worried sister desperately searches the internet for a clue to her missing sibling's whereabouts.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: woman in danger, missing person, riddles and clues, amateur detective, mind game, investigation, crime, crimes, mystery, dishonesty, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.5
 799
The Substitute (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A high school substitute English teacher resorts to murder to protect her murderous dark past while seducing a student whom begins to suspect her true identity.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, high school, dishonesty, deadly, high school hunk, power relations, disorder, workplace situations, teachers and students, haunted by the past, youth, hidden identity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: minnesota, usa
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76%
 5.6
 389
UV (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: During the absence of Philipp, in his house appears the stranger, who calls himself Boris. He says that he was the school comrade of Philipp and it arrived to visit old friend. Boris charms all households and remains to await Philipp. Only one ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: murder, family relations, mystery, crimes, hidden identity, danger, estate, mysterious character, dishonesty, stranger, mysterious past, paranoia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, saint tropez
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The World Made Straight (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In a rural Appalachian community haunted by the legacy of a Civil War massacre, a rebellious young man struggles to escape the violence that would bind him to the past.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: starting over, haunted by the past, social relations, crimes, life is a bitch, civil war, friendship, family relations, danger, hopes, youth, coming of age ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: north carolina, usa, appalachia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Woman Thou Art Loosed: On the 7th Day (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Ames' seem to have built the perfect life until their six year old daughter is kidnapped; over the course of seven days they begin to uncover secrets about their past that could rip their marriage and lives apart.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, under the surface, parents and children, danger, family relations, uncover truth, life turned upside down, crimes, disorder, secret, life is a bitch, missing person ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.3
 486
Black and Blue (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a woman's husband beats and abuses her, she and her son join the witness protection program and move away secretly.
Style: emotional, psychological, suspenseful, gloomy, tense ...
Plot: family problems, witnessing a crime, domestic disturbance, hopes, danger, life is a bitch, parents and children, woman in danger, starting over, family relations, new identity, escape ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
A Killing Affair (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Peter Weller (Robocop) stars as Baton Morris, a drifter suspected of murder, in this crime drama. A widow (Kathy Baker) living in West Virginia takes in the man (Weller) whom she believes murdered her husband. As she spends more time with him, she ...
Style: suspenseful, gloomy, psychological, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: confined, mind game, couples, haunted by the past, isolation, woman in danger, vengeance, fall in love, hostage, crimes, crime, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.3
 918
In His Hands (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Lille, Claire Gauthier is an ordinary married woman with a young daughter that works in an insurance company analyzing losses of insured properties. When the single veterinary Laurent Kessler claims damage in his basement caused by a flooding due ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: serial killer, dangerous attraction, danger, deadly, dishonesty, crimes, couples, murder, scalpel, suspicion, crime, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: flanders
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Along Came a Spider (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The widow of a scientist who was murdered by his colleagues goes undercover at the research lab where he worked to expose them.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, mind bending
Plot: scientist, mystery, crimes, disorder, laboratory, uncover truth, experiment gone awry, intrigue, rivalry, deadly, amateur detective, frame up ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.3
 257
The Runaway (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At the birth of two boys, one white and one black, a mysterious and powerful Conjure Woman (Maya Angelou) prophesies that they will start the change. Growing up as best friends in rural Georgia in the 1940s, the boys make a discovery that leads the ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, captivating, tense, serious ...
Plot: conspiracy, interracial relations, mystery, murder, social relations, society, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, lifestyle, friendship ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.8
 71
Betrayal (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A lonely widow hires a young woman as her companion. What she doesn't know is that the woman and her boyfriend are extortionists, who are planning on making her their next victim, then killing her when they get her money.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: woman in danger, betrayal, crimes, crime, danger, dishonesty, deadly, cons and scams, con artists, murderous pair, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Hide in Plain Sight (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: True story of a divorced father in search of his children when his ex-wife enters the witness relocation program.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, realistic, serious ...
Plot: custody, witness protection, rebellion, society, crimes, witnessing a crime, obsessive quest, fighting the system, gangsters, dishonesty, father child relationship, false name ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Pretty Things (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lucie, who works as a white-hot fashion model, exhibits a dominant, often controlling, "Type A" personality, whereas identical twin Marie consistently projects a backward, reserved, laconic and unassuming attitude. When Lucie receives a ...
Style: psychological, stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, hidden identity, musician's life, twins, lifestyle, switching roles, love and romance, betrayal, rescue, losing-it hero, mentally unstable, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Waking Madison (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman suffering from multiple personality disorder tries to piece back together her life.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: mental illness, dissociative identity disorder, confined, mentally unstable, doctors and patients, power relations, dominatrix, psychiatrist, dishonesty, friendship, family relations, phone sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.7
 3K
Main Street (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: From the once thriving tobacco warehouses, to the current run-down and closed shops of Five Points, a diverse group of residents and their respective life changes when outsider Gus Leroy brings something new and potentially dangerous into their ...
Style: psychological, serious, tense, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: estrangement, mysterious character, introspection, dishonesty, intrigue, social relations, hopes, small town life, small town
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.6
 2K
Suture (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Brothers Vincent (rich) and Clay (poor) meet up for the first time after their father's funeral and remark on how similar they look. But unknown to Clay, who thinks his life is taking a turn for the better, Vince is actually plotting to kill ...
Style: stylized, psychological, realistic, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: betrayal, twins, neo noir, amnesia, evil twin, dishonesty, danger, deadly, love and romance, crimes, family relations, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.3
 208
Lola (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story follows a troubled woman and her search for identity. She is given a choice between a return to the dysfunction of the past, or a new life in self assumed identity.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: mistaken identity, hidden identity, self discovery, mentally unstable, deadly, crimes, society, couples, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Leona Helmsley: The Queen of Mean (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Spanning years of both Harry and Leona Helmsley's cutthroat control of their eponymonous empire, this made-for-TV movie chronicles both the high and low points of the couple's life together.
Style: cynical, realistic, serious, sincere
Plot: ambition, rise and fall, blind ambition, unfulfillment, crimes, manipulations, dishonesty, manipulation, cons and scams, couple relations, couples, cheating ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, 50s, 80s
Place: usa, new york
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42%
 6.3
 1K
Sworn Virgin (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland, Germany, Albania, Kosovo, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Years after declaring her eternal virginity and opting to live life as a man in the mountains of Albania, Hana looks to return to living as a woman as she settles into a new existence in modern-day Milan.
Style: atmospheric, touching, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: hidden identity, starting over, introspection, disorder, hopes, gender, sexuality, mountain, strong female presence, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, discrimination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, albania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 6.6
 480
Shores of Hope (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In this vivid historical drama set in 1980s East Germany, two dockworkers and best friends who dream of escaping the repressive regime are forced to choose their loyalties when the state police promise them safe passage out of the country — if ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating, tense
Plot: friendship, ambition, relationship vs career, moral dilemma, investigation, danger, dishonesty, betrayal, crimes, snitch, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: germany, gdr, german democratic republic, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.2
 281
Stolen Child (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Amanda and Jason are happy marriage now, after years of frustration have finally managed to take a beautiful girl from a country in Eastern Europe through an international adoption agency. But when the doctor will perform a DNA test to small, finds ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: adoption, kidnapping, investigation, uncover truth, family problems, couples, parents and children, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty, danger, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 536
Violent Blue (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Katarina is a music teacher obsessed with an unfinished symphony. She worries about her brother, Ondrej an introverted inventor whose financiers are reputedly shady and dangerous. Then one day, her ex-husband Pietro shows up in her house and locks ...
Style: serious, realistic, cynical, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: obsession, murder, dishonesty, sexual relations, losing-it hero, captivity, confined, danger, mute or deaf, misfit, social misfits, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.9
 188
Perfidy (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bolivia, USA, Chile
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Perfidia, begins with a heartfelt version of the immortal title track, while the camera records the journey by a route through a snowy landscape and melancholy, the traveler is the enigmatic and silent Gus Chilean Gonzalo Valenzuela, in his first ...
Style: tense, contemplative, realistic, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: hotel, hitman, betrayal, dishonesty, crimes, danger, minimal dialogue, shaving, dance, mysterious man, dancing, gay interest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Place Vendome (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The story of a woman that remained distracted for a long time from her life, from the passions that made her feel alive. The importance of true love is compared with the material value of diamonds. Only one truly lasts forever. She's got to ...
Style: psychological, stylized, gloomy, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, crimes, mystery, dishonesty, crime, haunted by the past, cons and scams, neo noir, female director, talking to self in mirror, jewel theft, nosebleed ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
3 Steps to Heaven (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A bereaved woman adopts multiple disguises to track down the last three people to see her boyfriend before he died.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: crimes, gays and lesbians, investigation, deadly, crime, dishonesty, obsession, cons and scams, murder, celebrity culture, amateur detective, mystery ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Institute Benjamenta, or This Dream That One Calls Human Life (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jakob arrives at the Institute Benjamenta (run by brother and sister Johannes and Lisa Benjamenta) to learn to become a servant. With seven other men, he studies under Lisa: absurd lessons of movement, drawing circles, and servility. He asks for a ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: eccentric family, siblings relations, love triangle, haunted by the past, boarding school life, crimes, love and romance, master and servant, society, boarding school, family relations, power relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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