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Abandoned (2010)
 5.0
 6K
Abandoned (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mary Walsh delivers boyfriend Kevin to a hospital for routine outpatient surgery. But when Mary returns to take him home, he's mysteriously vanished.
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic
Plot: hospital, crimes, race against time, investigation, intrigue, rivalry, confined, doctors and patients, uncover truth, abduction, hostage, ransom, female protagonist, kidnapping, graphic violence, woman in danger, dishonesty, patronizing, missing person, morgue, betrayal, cemetery, security guard, elevator, best friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles

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Most similar movies to Abandoned

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, serious, suspenseful and realistic films with plots about crimes, danger, uncover truth, dishonesty, murder, investigation and deadly mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Abandoned: Unrequited (2010), Don't Say a Word (2001), Terrible Angels (2012), My Gal Sunday (2014), Greetings to the Devil (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.7
 395
Unrequited (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: UNREQUITED is a psychological thriller and tells the story of Ben Jacobs, a troubled young man who, on his 18th birthday, has to leave the group home for "troubled teens" where he has been living for the past several months and move back ...
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, unrequited love, confined, teenage love, unfulfilled love, adaptation, kidnapping, abduction, teenager, loner, youth, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Perfect Husband: The Laci Peterson Story (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Dean Cain portrays Scott Peterson, the California man accused of murdering his 8 month pregnant wife, Laci. Based on a true story.
Style: disturbing, tense, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: murder, husband murders wife, pregnancy, false accusation, courtroom drama, missing person, protagonist as suspect, mysterious character, investigation, uncover truth, infidelity, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Don't Say a Word (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, Switzerland, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When the daughter of a psychiatrist is kidnapped, he's horrified to discover that the abductors' demand is that he break through to a post traumatic stress disorder suffering young woman who knows a secret..
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, tense, rough ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: psychiatrist, kidnapping, mental illness, race against time, haunted by the past, murder, police investigation, heist, manipulation, torture, spy, doctor patient relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 2000s, year 1991, year 2001
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Terrible Angels (2012)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Detective Ben Nolan is sent to investigate the story of a convicted prostitute and known drug dealer Linda Grossel. Linda explains that she was kidnapped and held captive for weeks. As the investigation unfolds, Linda's sanity is put to ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: uncover truth, law enforcement, investigation, abduction, police detective, crimes, graphic violence, isolation, captivity, woman in danger, life is a bitch, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 5.1
 490
My Gal Sunday (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: It was love at first sight for beautiful young lawyer Sandra "Sunday" O'Brien-Parker (Rachel Blanchard) and Henry Parker (Cameron Mathison), retiring White House Secretary of State, when Sunday's dad Danny (Jack Wagner), ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, psychological, emotional ...
Plot: investigation, rescue, rivalry, uncover truth, fighting crime, murder, crimes, hitman, race against time, confined, couple relations, abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Greetings to the Devil (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Colombia, Mexico, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former guerrilla is reluctantly drawn into the vengeance scheme of one of his victims.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, crimes, rivalry, confined, race against time, forced into action, murder, kidnapping, graphic violence, heroes, tough heroes, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, colombia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.4
 258
Disconnect (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A distraught college student finds a phone that enables her to talk to her deceased mother in the past. Instead of a heart attack, she learns that her mother was murdered. She tries to use the phone to stop the murder from occurring before the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, psychological, serious
Plot: murder, changing the past or future, race against time, uncover truth, hidden identity, crimes, mystery, time travel, female protagonist, dishonesty, college graduate, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Nobel's Last Will (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While covering the annual Nobel Banquet for tabloid Kvällspressen, crime reporter Annika Bengtzon witnesses a spectacular murder right in front of her. Two people are shot, one of them the controversial Laureate in Medicine, Aaron Wiesel. Annika is ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, journalist, investigation, intrigue, crimes, uncover truth, media, dishonesty, journalism, nobel prize, reporter, dedication event ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 3.8
 366
Fatal Secrets (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: "BALANCING THE BOOKS" is a character-driven suspense drama about an attractive woman who enlists the help of her two best friends to confront a traumatic experience she can no longer deny. Julia, divorced and successfully self-employed, ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: rivalry, dishonesty, crimes, secret, couple relations, maniac, uncover truth, murder, family problems, sexual abuse, woman in danger, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Fishing Without Nets (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Kenya, Somalia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In Somalia, principled, young husband and father Abdi turns to piracy to support his family. While his wife and child wait for him in Yemen, an outdated and fragile satellite phone is his only connection to all he truly values. Abdi and his fellow ...
Style: tense, captivating, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: moral dilemma, surrender, pirate, hijacking, crimes, confined, piracy, escape, rivalry, hostage, graphic violence, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Blood and Ties (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Da-eun lives a happy life with her single father, a man who sacrificed everything in his life for her. She loved her father very dearly. However, their relationship is about to take an unexpected turn. Da-eun becomes suspicious that her father might ...
Style: psychological, tense, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: crimes, parents and children, uncover truth, kidnapping, murder, family relations, moral dilemma, investigation, hidden identity, dishonesty, woman in danger, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
I Dream of Murder (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Johanna is a therapist on the verge of a midlife crisis. When one of her patients is found brutally murdered, she takes it upon herself to solve the mystery. But why is this stressed-out shrink willing to risk her marriage, her career and her entire ...
Style: psychological, suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, midlife crisis, mystery, investigation, crimes, doctors and patients, therapist, car accident, police, female protagonist, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Megachurch Murder (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After popular and charismatic megachurch leader Hamilton Spears commits suicide, his teenage daughter Hannah's life goes off the rails. The only thing keeping her together is her new boyfriend, Oliver. When she finds evidence pointing to a ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, uncover truth, amateur detective, clergy, society, crimes, youth, dishonesty, lifetime, teenager, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.8
 1K
InSight (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kaitlyn, an ER nurse who is tending to a young stabbing victim, is accidentally electrocuted by the defibrillator that is used in an effort to save the woman's life. Almost immediately Kaitlyn starts to experience the victim's memories. ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: uncover truth, crimes, mystery, victim, supernatural, investigation, twists and turns, memories, electrocution, a vision, supernatural ability, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.6
 456
Assumed Killer (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Bernard Salzmann's thriller Assumed Killer tells the tale of a reporter investigating a serial killer. After she suffers an accident and becomes an amnesiac, she begins to suspect her husband may be the person responsible for the brutal slayings
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: serial killer, memory loss, investigation, murder, life is a bitch, amateur detective, crimes, uncover truth, lifetime, mystery, media, journalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.7
 2K
Moss (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Hae Gook (Park Hae Il) travels to a reclusive village to attend his father's funeral. He wants to find out the reason behind his father's strange death, but the villagers, in particular village chief Cheon (Jung Jae Young), seem to be ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, captivating, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, uncover truth, intrigue, social relations, twists and turns, mystery, under the surface, rivalry, village, mysterious character, riddles and clues, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, sex scene, crimes, couples, stalking, jealousy, intrigue, manipulative person, lifetime, hit and run, dishonesty, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Absolute Deception (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A widowed reporter recruits the help of a federal agent to investigate her late husband's secrets, but the two become the target of unknown attackers. When FBI Agent John Nelson’s key informant, Miles, is abducted and shot, all that’s left ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: special agents, murder, uncover truth, undercover, investigation, manhunt, dishonesty, journalism, law enforcement, couple relations, empire, reporter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, cuba, australia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Perfect Student (2011)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A criminology professor becomes a target herself when she tries to establish the innocence of her star student in a murder.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: college life, crimes, murder, deception, courtroom, police, seduction, investigation, lifetime, amateur detective, college, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.2
 752
Clean Break (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dramatic thriller about a couple who own an advertising agency. The husband apparently commits suicide, but the police and the insurance company decide to investigate his death.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, obsession, investigation, twists and turns, betrayal, infidelity, crimes, love, stalking, woman in danger, dishonesty, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.7
 2K
Rapt (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A rich industrialist is brutally kidnapped. While he physically and mentally degenerates in imprisonment, the kidnappers, police and the board of the company of which he is director negotiate about the ransom of 50 million euro.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, life turned upside down, dishonesty, confined, crimes, uncover truth, captivity, abduction, double life, ransom, liberation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, belgium, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.1
 268
Knockdown (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Six years ago Jack "The Ripper" Stemmons, an American boxer had his career destroyed by a St. Louis bookie. After Jack seeks revenge he is forced into hiding. Jack disappears half way around the world in Thailand. There he falls victim to ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: boxer, haunted by the past, mysterious character, crimes, past, starting over, rivalry, body double, flashback, russian mafia, superstition, domestic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.9
 2K
The Betrayed (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Kidnappers force a young mother (Melissa George) to recover money stolen by her shady husband (Christian Campbell).
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, captivity, criminal, revelation, missing child, trust, family problems, crime gone awry, survival, mystery, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Judicial Indiscretion (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Monica Barrett, a successful Federal judge, learns she is on the President's shortlist to fill the new vacant spot on the Supreme Court. When her lover turns out to be a male prostitute, Monica's life is shattered by blackmail and sexual ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, serious ...
Plot: psychopath, political intrigue, crimes, blackmail, scandal, senator, rivalry, state affairs, dishonesty, strong female presence, rapist, female judge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.5
 459
Awakened (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Samantha believes that her father murdered her mother. In her exhausting search for the truth about her young mother's untimely death 14 years earlier, Samantha receives help from beyond the grave.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, uncover truth, investigation, crimes, mystery, haunted by the past, parents and children, twists and turns, small town, small town life, mental illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: mental institution, doctors and patients, twists and turns, confined, mystery, losing-it hero, psychiatrist, uncover truth, friends, crimes, mysticism, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Holy Ghost People (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the trail of her missing sister, Charlotte enlists the help of Wayne, an ex-Marine and alcoholic, to infiltrate the Church of One Accord - a community of snake-handlers who risk their lives seeking salvation in the Holy Ghost.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: religions or cults, rescue, missing person, crimes, uncover truth, clergy, woman in danger, religion, brainwashing, religious fanaticism, mountain, military ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
12 Hours to Live (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Eighteen-year-old Amy is having a bad day. Not only has she been kidnapped by a deranged gunman, but as a diabetic without her insulin, her chances of survival are diminishing with each tick of the clock. FBI agent Megan Saunders isn't walking ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, disturbing, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, police investigation, woman in danger, diabetic, chase, hostage, terminal illness, kidnapping, salvation, weapons, kidnapped, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.0
 715
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, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: woman in danger, murder, stalker, psychopath, crimes, stalking, computers and web, lifetime, danger, deadly, off the grid
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Nightmare Nanny (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Stay-home mom Annie is reluctant to return to work, until she finds Amber, the perfect nanny for her 3-year-old daughter Jenny. But as Annie's young daughter grows closer and closer to Amber, Annie begins to feel like she's being pushed ...
Style: serious, enigmatic, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Plot: missing child, parents and children, nanny, family relations, woman in danger, crimes, single parent, couples, lifetime, twists and turns, suspicion, woman seduces a man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%