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, sexy, sexual, contemplative
Plot: mute or deaf, obsessive quest, power relations, teachers and students, couples, mystery, artists and showbiz, performer's life, celebrity culture, riddles and clues, painter, student, hospital, research, river, auction, deaf mute, painting, language barrier, sign language, art history, portrait painting
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, crimes, couple relations, mystery, danger, deadly and dishonesty mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Vanishing Point: Like a Cast Shadow (2015), Through the Air (2015), Between (2005), Hip Moves (2012), Guilty at 17 (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: serious, realistic, psychological, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: couples, couple relations, introspection, family relations, strong female presence, under the surface, mystery
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: parents and children, moral dilemma, contract killing, conspiracy, couples, family problems, family in crisis, money, death of father, train, prostitute, boat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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, mind bending ...
Plot: riddles and clues, painter, art, painting, art collector, conspiracy theory, conspiracy, artists and showbiz, mystery, dishonesty, secret revealed, stolen painting ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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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, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: missing person, obsessive quest, mystery, love affair, riddles and clues, crimes, mind game, truth, missing sister, lawyer, couple relations, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Hip Moves (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hervé is a lonely man who lives only for his self-defense courses. Fired from the zoo where he works because he depresses the animals, he becomes a night watchman in a factory. To pass the time, he watches the comings and goings of a strange pair ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: obsession, pregnancy, nightshift, hospital, prostitute, crimes, unfulfillment, love, couples, society, dull life, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, suspense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: uncover truth, false accusation, teachers and students, high school life, frame up, crimes, dishonesty, youth, friends, suicide, sexual abuse, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: mystery, memory loss, human nature, amnesia, bandit, fratricide, death of brother, losing-it hero, hanging, dream, boy, hit and run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Circle of Friends (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Maggie returns to her hometown to dedicate a scholarship in her late husband's name. While there, she reconnects with old friends and comes to believe that her husband's death is tied to the mysterious deaths of several old classmates..
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, old friends, homecoming, mystery, school, crimes, career woman, seduction, small town, investigation, high school, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Hanging Offense (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak, mind bending
Plot: obsession, mystery, murder, crimes, law enforcement, insomnia, anniversary, death of son, forest, gays and lesbians, gay, suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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, semi serious ...
Plot: village, love and romance, family relations, homecoming, unlikely couple, couples, haunted by the past, strong sexual content, sexual relations, siblings relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Paradise Cruise (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Israel, France, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An impossible love story between Yossi, a former IDF soldier, and Dora, a mysterious French photographer visiting Israel, as they both struggle in vain to leave their pasts behind.
Style: tense, captivating, non-linear, serious, realistic
Plot: haunted by the past, obsession, vengeance, couples, impossible love, couple relations, obsessive quest, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfillment, innocence lost, beach ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: mystery, couples, crimes, stalking, jealousy, hit and run, sex scene, intrigue, manipulative person, dishonesty, strong female presence, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Keyed: A Deadly Game of Sex/Lies/Betrayal (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three lives are intricately linked during a New Years Eve “Key Party” for Swingers: A young newlywed is forced into an open relationship by her star-athlete husband and best friend an ill-fated club owner reunites with old friends to realize the ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, psychological, sexual
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual relations, parents and children, couples, betrayal, couple relations, dishonesty, sexual content, infidelity, father, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Those Who Remain (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bertrand (Vincent Lindon) dutifully visits his terminally ill wife every day, braving the long train and bus ride to and from the hospital. Lorraine (Emmanuelle Devos) not so willingly visits her boyfriend who was diagnosed with colon cancer. They ...
Style: realistic, touching, atmospheric, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: hospital, terminal illness, unfulfillment, love, self discovery, couples, friendship, fall in love, supportive spouse, parents and children, life is a bitch, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, semi serious, atmospheric, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: romance, love triangle, writer's life, artists and showbiz, couples, introspection, couple relations, playwright, friendship, rivalry, society, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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, realistic, surreal, stylized, psychological ...
Plot: love affair, couples, dishonesty, love and romance, betrayal, dangerous attraction, siblings relations, relationships, deception, relationship problems, couple relations, marital problem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Cortex (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 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: psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: investigation, crimes, law enforcement, elderly, clinic, retirement home, alzheimer's disease, death, golden years, mystery, mental illness, old man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Code Blue (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Netherlands
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Marian, a middle aged nurse, devotes herself to her patients like a saint. Sometimes she even takes on the role of a redeemer, by helping the gravely ill to the soothing order of ultimate silence. When she gets linked to a neighbor in an act of ...
Style: psychological, realistic, captivating, emotional, serious ...
Plot: voyeurism, hospital, human nature, moral dilemma, estrangement, nurse, patient, sexuality, sex scene, sexual content, strong female presence, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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: tense, twists and turns, psychological, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental institution, confined, mystery, doctors and patients, losing-it hero, psychiatrist, uncover truth, friends, crimes, graphic violence, power relations, exorcism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
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In the City of Sylvia (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A man returns to a city to try to track down a lovely woman he met six years earlier.
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, sentimental, serious
Plot: obsession, romance, city life, chase, looking for love, couples, society, performer's life, obsessive quest, love and romance, cafe, wind ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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, captivating, psychological, serious ...
Plot: parents and children, terminal illness, family relations, couples, family problems, artists and showbiz, couple relations, pregnancy, unfulfillment, strong female presence, breast cancer, loss of mother ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, hidden truth, power relations, journalist, car accident, psychopath, friendship between men, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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Winter in the Blood (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young, self-destructive Montana Blackfoot Indian, his mind groggy with alcohol and tormented by childhood memories, discovers that his wife has left him, taking with her his prize rifle. He sets out to find her, but what he's really searching ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: native american, self discovery, introspection, obsessive quest, hung over, on the road, twilight
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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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, realistic ...
Plot: crimes, heist, family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, couples, rivalry, criminal heroes, strong female presence, graphic violence, danger
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Poison Friends (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of college students are duped by a charming pathological liar.
Style: talky, realistic, serious, cynical, thought provoking ...
Plot: friendship, youth, friends, power relations, college life, betrayal, student life, college, teachers and students, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, student, mishap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: psychological, serious, tense, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: sexual relations, prostitute, life turned upside down, sex scene, female protagonist, couples, society, sexual content, transgender woman, urban, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, couples, couple relations, violence, family relations, wedding, death, danger, deadly, bikini
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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: realistic, emotional, sexy, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: lgbt, self discovery, breakup, sex scene, introspection, gender, couples, gay, sexual relations, family problems, nudity (full frontal - brief), art ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, usa, new york, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Cyberstalker (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After spending several years in seclusion, a woman encounters the stalker who murdered her parents over a decade ago, and fears she may be his latest victim when he starts to cyber-stalk her.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: woman in danger, murder, psychopath, stalking, crimes, computers and web, stalker, danger, off the grid, deadly
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, captivating, psychological, serious ...
Plot: pregnancy, breakup, couple relations, workplace, couples, theater, love and romance, family problems, boss and employee, friendship, strong female presence, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
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