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, 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 dishonesty, crimes, family relations, murder, deadly, mystery and danger mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Caroline?: Small World (2010), The Two Mr. Kissels (2008), The Scapegoat (2012), Happy Here and Now (2002), Island (2011). 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, suspenseful, psychological, gloomy, serious
Plot: family relations, power relations, memory loss, intrigue, family life, social differences, dishonesty, amateur detective, society, misfit, investigation, rivalry ...
Place: france, europe
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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: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: dishonesty, couples, crimes, mystery, infidelity, family relations, couple relations, murder, deadly, crime, cons and scams, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: hidden identity, switching roles, lookalikes, family problems, scapegoat, dishonesty, coincidence, disorder, family relations, cons and scams, estate, mistaken identity ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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: serious, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: mind game, amateur detective, woman in danger, missing person, riddles and clues, investigation, dishonesty, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, crime, crimes, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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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: gloomy, psychological, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: island, undercover, life is a bitch, family problems, obsessive quest, orphan, dishonesty, hidden identity, haunted by the past, redemption, woman slaps man, storm
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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83%
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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: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful
Plot: high school, murder, high school hunk, power relations, workplace situations, teachers and students, hidden identity, dishonesty, youth, haunted by the past, crimes, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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, danger, family relations, coming of age, hopes, youth ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: north carolina, usa
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81%
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, serious, realistic, tense, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, uncover truth, family relations, parents and children, under the surface, danger, disorder, crimes, life turned upside down, secret, life is a bitch, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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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: mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: intrigue, amateur detective, experiment gone awry, uncover truth, rivalry, laboratory, disorder, deadly, crimes, mystery, scientist, murder ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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, tense, bleak, serious, psychological ...
Plot: crime, crimes, fall in love, hostages, confined, isolation, danger, haunted by the past, deadly, vengeance, rivalry, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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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: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious
Plot: betrayal, cons and scams, deadly, crimes, crime, woman in danger, danger, dishonesty, friendship, companion, scam, widow ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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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: realistic, psychological, serious, gloomy, suspenseful ...
Plot: hopes, family problems, witnessing a crime, parents and children, domestic disturbance, family relations, starting over, danger, woman in danger, life is a bitch, battered wife, new identity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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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, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: serial killer, dangerous attraction, deadly, couples, dishonesty, danger, crimes, murder, scalpel, suspicion, crime, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: flanders
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75%
 6.3
 256
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: realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric, captivating, tense ...
Plot: small town, police investigation, dishonesty, small town life, law enforcement, americana, society, lifestyle, friendship, murder, interracial relations, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: realistic, tense, suspenseful, psychological, rough ...
Plot: custody, witness protection, fighting the system, obsessive quest, gangsters, society, rebellion, witnessing a crime, crimes, dishonesty, snitch, mafia ...
Time: 70s
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70%
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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: realistic, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, disorder, dishonesty, crimes, mystery, deadly, estate, hidden identity, danger, family relations, siblings relations, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, saint tropez
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: mystery, crime, crimes, dishonesty, cons and scams, neo noir, alcohol abuse, haunted by the past, drunkenness, diamond, widow, alcoholic ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: betrayal, twins, neo noir, evil twin, amnesia, parents and children, family relations, danger, memory loss, siblings relations, murder, mistaken identity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: suspenseful, twists and turns, psychological, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: mental illness, dissociative identity disorder, confined, mentally unstable, power relations, doctors and patients, psychiatrist, dominatrix, friendship, dishonesty, family relations, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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, serious, suspenseful, stylized, realistic
Plot: musician's life, lifestyle, switching roles, hidden identity, twins, betrayal, family relations, rescue, physical appearance, dishonesty, mentally unstable, losing-it hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Elephant Song (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A psychiatrist is drawn into a complex mind game when he questions a disturbed patient about the disappearance of a colleague.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: mind game, doctors and patients, uncover truth, dishonesty, mental institution, missing person, power relations, investigation, manipulation, mystery, dialogue
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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66%
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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: serious, psychological, tense, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: estrangement, introspection, mysterious character, hopes, intrigue, social relations, small town, dishonesty, small town life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
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65%
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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, serious, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: hidden identity, starting over, hopes, disorder, introspection, gender, sexuality, strong female presence, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, discrimination, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, albania
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Looking for Alexander (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Disturbing and violent memories haunt a man after he emerges from a lengthy coma.
Style: stylized, clever, atmospheric, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: life is a bitch, power relations, uncover truth, family relations, crumbling marriage, parents and children, drugs/alcohol, doctors and patients, a vision, memory loss, family problems, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: realistic, dark humor, cynical, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: crime, obsessive quest, gays and lesbians, investigation, dishonesty, mentally unstable, murder, obsession, amateur detective, mystery, crimes, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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: realistic, offbeat, contemplative, tense, stylized ...
Plot: hotel, danger, hitman, crimes, dishonesty, betrayal, underwear, murder, dance, snow, lip synching, shaving ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Galíndez File (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, UK, Italy, Portugal, Cuba, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: On March 12, 1956, Basque Nationalist Jesús de Galíndez Suarez disappears from his apartment in New York, never heard from again. He had been working with the FBI and was about to publish a book critical of Dominican strongman, Trujillo. In 1988, ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, tense, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: uncover truth, amateur detective, mystery, missing person, political conspiracy, political corruption, dishonesty, price of justice, politics, crimes, life is a bitch, unstoppable ...
Time: year 1988
Place: spain
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62%
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, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: boarding school, haunted by the past, love triangle, eccentric family, master and servant, crimes, love and romance, society, boarding school life, power relations, family relations, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, england, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Cool Money (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Charismatic thief Bobby Comfort escapes from prison, clears himself of all charges, and returns to a home life he finds unsatisfying. Though he is devoted to his wife and daughter, his old life comes calling, both figuratively and literally, in the ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: gang, heist, criminal heroes, cons and scams, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, jail, hotel, prison, disorder, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Dancing in the Dark (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Via the New York Times: "To all outward appearances, Edna Cormick (Martha Henry) is the perfect housewife.... She's married to a man who'll stand up in public and say, "This is my wife," so that there'll be no confusion ...
Style: contemplative, suspenseful, gloomy, psychological, serious ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, hospital, mental illness, deadly, dishonesty, couples, feminism, couple relations, crumbling marriage, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%