Movies like The Vanishing Point

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The Vanishing Point (2007)
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The Vanishing Point (2007)
Original name: Ce que mes yeux ont vu
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lucie Audibert, a student of Art History, does research work on Watteau and is certain that a hidden sense that nobody has ever deciphered can be found in a few of his paintings. The further she explores this the more Professor Jean Dussart - for unclear reasons - tries to discourage her.
Style: psychological, serious, captivating, mind bending, realistic, sexual, sexy, contemplative
Plot: mute or deaf, obsessive quest, power relations, teachers and students, couples, riddles and clues, performer's life, mystery, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, painter, student, hospital, research, river, deaf mute, painting, auction, art history, sign language, portrait painting, language barrier
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, brussels, brussels belgium

Most similar movies to The Vanishing Point

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, psychological and captivating films with plots about couples, mystery, couple relations, crimes, danger, love and romance and family problems mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Vanishing Point: Through the Air (2015), Love Battles (2013), Between (2005), Like a Cast Shadow (2015), The Good Sister (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Through the Air (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Vincent, a former air rifle champion lives a quiet life with his wife and his daughter. Despite his happy family life he ends up with economic problems. One day at the shooting range he meets the mysterious Renaud who promises him a solution to his ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: parents and children, moral dilemma, deadly, contract killing, conspiracy, couples, danger, family in crisis, family problems, pig, money, shot in the hand ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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95%
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Love Battles (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A couple’s verbal sparring intensifies with shoving, punching and wrestling, escalating to the point where their frequent fighting sessions become real love battles…
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, psychological, sexual ...
Plot: family relations, love and romance, homecoming, village, haunted by the past, siblings relations, sexual relations, unlikely couple, strong sexual content, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
The Hypothesis of the Stolen Painting (1978)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 66 min.
Story: Two narrators, one seen and one unseen, discuss possible connections between a series of paintings. The on-screen narrator walks through three-dimensional reproductions of each painting, featuring real people, sometimes moving, in an effort to ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, stylized, contemplative ...
Plot: riddles and clues, painter, art, art collector, painting, conspiracy theory, conspiracy, scene based on painting, dishonesty, mystery, artists and showbiz, pastiche ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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Between (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Nadine, a beautiful lawyer from Chicago, travels alone to Tijuana, Mexico in search of her missing sister. Her investigation presents unsettling encounters leading her on a mind-bender as she attempts to unravel the compelling truth.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: obsessive quest, mystery, missing person, mind game, love affair, riddles and clues, crimes, deadly, truth, missing sister, lawyer, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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Like a Cast Shadow (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sibylle, a pragmatic architect, mother and wife, witnesses a suicide of a woman her age while on vacation in Italy. Devastated by this incident, it causes the perception of her life and her family to change. Something inside of her has been set in ...
Style: gloomy, psychological, atmospheric, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: couples, couple relations, mystery, family relations, under the surface, introspection, strong female presence
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Good Sister (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Struggling with marital problems, a man begins a passionate affair with his wife's long-lost, twin sister.
Style: serious, captivating, psychological, suspense, tense ...
Plot: love affair, twins, couples, dishonesty, reunion, intrigue, dangerous attraction, mystery, danger, unfulfillment, couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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 502
Guilty at 17 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenager becomes overwhelmed with guilt after her lies to support a friend's claim of sexual assault lead to the accused teacher's suicide.
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: uncover truth, false accusation, frame up, high school life, teachers and students, crimes, friends, dishonesty, youth, suicide, sexual abuse, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Hanging Offense (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: bleak, serious, mind bending, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: obsession, law enforcement, deadly, insomnia, in the woods, anniversary, murder, mystery, gays and lesbians, crimes, female nudity, suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Man at Bath (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Omar and Emmanuel go to great lengths to prove they are not in love.
Style: emotional, realistic, contemplative, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: self discovery, breakup, gender, introspection, couples, family problems, sexual relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), lgbt, sex scene, couple relations, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, usa, new york, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Seduced by Lies (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Brad Sterling arrives by yacht as a handsome dream prince, and the discrete favorite nephew and brilliant investor of his tycoon uncle Wade. Charles Colton's ingrate heiress Laura eagerly dates him and puts him in the guest-house, partially as ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: mystery, couples, danger, crimes, stalking, jealousy, hit and run, sex scene, intrigue, manipulative person, manipulations, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Three-Way Wedding (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A play writer entertains the actors of his next play, including his ex-wife and her new lover. Everyone is finding his new place.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, psychological, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: love triangle, romance, couple relations, writer's life, couples, introspection, artists and showbiz, playwright, rivalry, society, friendship, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Jealousy (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The professional and emotional cross-currents between two romantically entwined theater actors played by the director’s son Louis and Anna Mouglalis.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, gloomy
Plot: love affair, couples, family problems, couple relations, dysfunctional family, dishonesty, depression, marital separation, love, love and romance, hidden identity, gun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Blue Elephant (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Egypt
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Psychiatrist Dr. Yehia returns to El-Abbaseya Hospital five years after the death of his family. His return coincide with the arrival of a new patient, Sherif, a friend from college, who is accused of murder.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: mental institution, confined, doctors and patients, mystery, losing-it hero, psychiatrist, uncover truth, danger, friends, crimes, power relations, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Bad Girl (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Louise simultaneously discovers that she is pregnant and that her mother is seriously ill. Happiness and guilt, euphoria and sadness, filial love and love, period. She'll need a good nine months to cope with all this.
Style: realistic, touching, psychological, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: parents and children, terminal illness, family problems, couples, couple relations, artists and showbiz, family relations, pregnancy, unfulfillment, strong female presence, mother daughter relationship, cigarette smoking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 350
Dark Hearts (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When struggling artist Colson finds his muse in sultry singer Fran, their daring romance spirals out of control into a dangerous game of deception and betrayal.
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, realistic, surreal ...
Plot: couples, danger, love affair, siblings relations, love and romance, dishonesty, gory, dangerous attraction, betrayal, manipulations, destructive relationship, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Cortex (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Trapped in an old folks home where people keep going missing, an ex-cop must overcome his Alzheimers to find out who is killing people in this jigsaw thriller.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, realistic, tense ...
Plot: investigation, crimes, clinic, deadly, law enforcement, elderly, retirement home, alzheimer's disease, death, golden years, mystery, mental illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Unter Nachbarn (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Good Neighbour is a 2011 German film directed by Stephan Rick. It premiered in competition at the 2011 Shanghai International Film Festival and was screened at the 2011 Montreal World Film Festival and the Hof International Film Festival.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, journalism, crimes, neighbor, manslaughter, buried truth, power relations, danger, deadly, car accident, friendship between men, male friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Tommy (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Sri Lanka
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After a year abroad Estelle returns home to collect her husband's share of the loot from a major robbery.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: crimes, heist, family relations, siblings relations, parents and children, danger, rivalry, couples, graphic violence, strong female presence, criminal heroes
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Something Wicked (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young couple embark upon their honeymoon against the chilling landscapes of the Pacific Northwest. But when tragedy strikes, gruesome secrets from their past collide with sinister forces of the present...
Style: tense, psychological, serious, scary, captivating ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, haunted by the past, couple relations, couples, danger, deadly, violence, family relations, wedding, death, bikini
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.9
 80
Lie (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Henry is an introverted young artist who, seeking to escape the banality and violence of urban life, begins to blur the distinction between fantasy and reality.
Style: serious, tense, stylized, exciting, erotic ...
Plot: fall in love, mysterious character, life turned upside down, love triangle, dull life, couples, buddies, friendship, couple relations, love and romance, destructive relationship, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: puerto rico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Belleville-Tokyo (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Un couple se dirige vers un train en partance pour Venise. Sur le quai, Julien annonce à Marie qu’il part en rejoindre une autre et s’en va, la laissant seule à Paris, enceinte. Bouleversée, Marie se refuse à être victime de cette ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: pregnancy, breakup, couple relations, workplace, couples, theater, love and romance, boss and employee, family problems, friendship, family relations, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Into the Arms of Strangers (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two years ago, Andy Barker suffered serious brain damage in a car accident. In the last two days however, memories have started creeping back, triggered by family portraits and strange locations. Andy has a brother who has gone missing and a ...
Style: suspenseful, gloomy, psychological, bleak, mind bending ...
Plot: memory loss, mystery, human nature, amnesia, flashback, boy, prank, death of brother, bandit, knife, mask, dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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24 Days (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Ilan Halimi is kidnapped for ransom because Jewish and supposedly rich, his family and the police start a race against time to save him from the tortures of the "gang of barbarians".
Style: disturbing, psychological, sincere, realistic, tense ...
Plot: investigation, missing child, life is a bitch, crimes, family in crisis, confined, family problems, abduction, ransom, kidnapping, crime
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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She's Lost Control (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ronah's life unravels when she starts working with a new client, Johnny.
Style: serious, psychological, tense, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: sexual relations, life turned upside down, prostitute, female protagonist, sex scene, society, couples, urban, sexual content, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Gang of Four (1989)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Four inseparable high-school seniors gain from each other the courage to face the harsh realities of their rapidly approaching adulthood.
Style: realistic, witty, serious, psychological, suspense
Plot: strong female presence, crimes, mystery, teachers and students, love and romance, power relations, friends, best friends, intrigue, gender, actor's life, gang ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Exhibition (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An intimate examination of a contemporary artist couple, whose living and working patterns are threatened by the imminent sale of their home.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, realistic, contemplative, captivating ...
Plot: couples, introspection, couple relations, unfulfillment, estrangement, under the surface, cold relationship, family problems, indoor, artists and showbiz, crumbling marriage, performer's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 619
An Open Heart (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Argentina
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Mila and Javier, both renowned surgeons and both passionate about their work, have been madly in love for the past 10 years. They have always taken great care to preserve their extraordinary love for each other and refuse to succumb to the routine ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, captivating, gloomy
Plot: alcohol abuse, couples, couple relations, crumbling marriage, addiction, pregnancy, supportive spouse, power relations, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, doctors and patients, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Paris Belongs to Us (1961)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A young woman joins a theatrical troupe where she slowly believes that the director is involved with a secret group and that he is in grave danger.
Style: psychological, serious, mind bending, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: theater, conspiracy, mental illness, new wave, mysterious character, state affairs, immigrants, actor's life, investigation, amateur detective, mystery, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1957
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.0
 4K
Daylight (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A successful lawyer finds out that she has a half-brother who is imprisoned in a secure hospital after he brutally murdered his neighbor and their baby.
Style: realistic, tense, psychological, serious, captivating ...
Plot: murder, autism, investigation, uncover truth, crimes, legal investigation, siblings relations, mystery, legal, family relations, disability, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
A Perfect Man (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A struggling writer finds a shortcut to fame, but a blackmailer threatens to ruin his perfect life.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: fall in love, desire for fame, writer's life, hidden identity, ambition, cons and scams, artists and showbiz, blackmail, hallucination, dishonesty, rising to stardom, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%