Movies like Ballet

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Ballet (1989)
 5.9
 527
Ballet (1989)
Original name: Étoile
Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An American ballerina arrives in Hungary to enroll in a ballet school and it soon becomes apparent that things are not what they seem.
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, twist ending
Plot: possession, ballet, obsession, ballerina, conspiracy, haunted by the past, love interest, female ghost, teenage girl, dancing, cult, rehearsal, dance, girls' boarding school, time warp, ghost, supernatural, young woman, hotel, crazy, happy ending, clock, photograph, lake, animal attack ...
Time: 19th century
Place: budapest, europe, eastern europe, budapest hungary

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Most similar movies to Ballet

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, captivating and serious films with plots about supernatural, ghost, danger, love and romance, obsession, haunted by the past and romance mostly in Thriller, Fantasy and Romance genres. Some movies like Ballet: Harmony (2018), The Last Sign (2005), Passengers (2008), Method (2004), Shaapit: The Cursed (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.5
 952
Harmony (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Born with an energetic power to absorb fear from others, a young woman must find love to balance the fears of her own and fight an ever growing storm of negative energy.
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, bleak, suspense
Plot: looking for love, love and romance, fear, couples, supernatural, family relations, danger, society, escapades, chase
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Last Sign (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A woman who is tormented by the ghost of her abusive, alcoholic husband. She must come to terms with the past if she is to find peace and love...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, afterlife, ghost, family relations, death in the family, mystery, starting over, mysterious character, dealing with death, haunted by the past, loss of husband ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 5.9
 35K
Passengers (2008)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a plane crash, a young therapist, Claire, is assigned by her mentor to counsel the flight's five survivors. When they share their recollections of the incident -- which some say include an explosion that the airline claims never happened ...
Style: surprise ending, captivating, suspenseful, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: survivor, afterlife, love affair, tragedy, love and romance, supernatural, uncover truth, psychology, mystery, buried truth, counselor, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 4.4
 890
Method (2004)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The line between fantasy and reality blurs when an actress begins behaving like the 19th-century murderer she is playing.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Plot: murder, obsession, psychopath, mind game, serial killer, filmmaking, couples, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, journalism, crimes, danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: romania, indiana, europe, usa, new orleans ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Shaapit: The Cursed (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: The story of a girl who is trapped in a generational curse, which does not allow her love & marriage and her lover who vows to conquer this curse.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: romance, haunted by the past, fall in love, seance, supernatural, danger, good versus evil, couples, ghost, riddles and clues, bollywood, curse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.5
 1K
Dead Awake (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dylan, a young man working at a funeral parlor, is trying to unravel a mystery that shattered his life ten years earlier. After faking his own funeral to see who will show up, he befriends a mysterious street junkie and is reunited with an old love ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, semi serious, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: faked death, haunted by the past, mystery, mysterious character, supernatural, afterlife, lovers reunited, dealing with death, crimes, drug use, sexual content, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Medium Raw: Night of the Wolf (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Capturing the sadistic serial killer "The Wolf" was just the beginning for rookie cop Johnny Morgan. As he escorts the monster to his new home in the dark underground halls of Parker's Asylum, bedlam ensues and Johnny along with a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: slasher, survival, psychopath, police detective, danger, serial killer, mental institution, confined, captivity, track down, haunted by the past, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.1
 5K
Demon (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Poland, Israel
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A bridegroom is possessed by an unquiet spirit in the midst of his own wedding celebration, in this clever take on the Jewish legend of the dybbuk.
Style: suspense, bleak, enigmatic, suspenseful, ambiguous ending
Plot: demon, possession, wedding party, bride and groom, ghost, missing person, demonic possession, father son relationship, wedding day, jewish, search party, newlywed ...
Time: quarry
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Aggar: Passion Betrayal Terror (2007)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Story: With strong suspicions that her husband is cheating on her, successful businesswoman Janvi (Udita Goswami) begins an affair with her co-worker Aryan (Tusshar Kapoor). But when Janvi decides that she's done fooling around, she learns her new ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: obsession, obsessive love, one night stand, couples, infidelity, dishonesty, betrayal, disgruntled, crimes, one-night stand, adultery, mental patient ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.3
 307
The Obsession (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A ballet teacher's obsession with a young student leads him to date the girl's unaware mother in order to get closer to the object of his twisted affection.
Plot: obsession, teacher student relationship, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, passion, ballet, widower, stabbed, daughter, dating, dead wife, ballerina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.6
 355K
The Illusionist (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 110 min.
Story: With his eye on a lovely aristocrat, a gifted illusionist named Eisenheim uses his powers to win her away from her betrothed, a crowned prince. But Eisenheim's scheme creates tumult within the monarchy and ignites the suspicion of a dogged ...
Style: enigmatic, captivating, surprise ending, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: love triangle, forbidden love, magic, wizards and magicians, investigation, period piece, death, murder, magical, secrets, rivals, rivalry ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 1890s, 1880s ...
Place: vienna, london, austria, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.6
 3K
The Frame (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Two strangers find their lives colliding in an impossible way. Alex is a methodical cargo thief working for a dangerous cartel. Sam is a determined paramedic trying to save the world while running from her past.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: destiny, changing the past or future, mystery, human nature, parallel world, chase, haunted by the past, danger, crimes, disorder, life turned upside down, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Other Side of the Tracks (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A depressed young man struggles to move on and escape haunting memories of his girlfriend, killed ten years ago in a train accident.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, mind bending, twists and turns ...
Plot: supernatural power, love triangle, haunted by the past, tragic love, romance, love and romance, small town life, obsessive love, psychic, obsession, male female relationship, coma ...
Place: connecticut, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Legacy: Black Ops (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Nigeria, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Taking refuge in a shabby Brooklyn motel after narrowly surviving a failed mission in Eastern Europe, Black Ops soldier Malcolm Gray (Idris Elba) begins to disintegrate mentally as he broods over the legacy of his actions in this taut psychological ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: conspiracy, obsession, rivalry, haunted by the past, mission gone awry, military, breaking point, dishonesty, losing-it hero, soldier, isolation, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Between Worlds (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Joe—a down-on-his-luck truck driver haunted by the memory of his deceased wife and child—meets Julie, a spiritually gifted woman who enlists his help in a desperate effort to find the lost soul of her comatose daughter. But the spirit of ...
Style: suspenseful, emotional, suspense, psychological
Plot: able to see the dead, back from the dead, ghost, life & death, unfulfillment, supernatural, characters in danger, family, death of daughter, death of wife, seance, donation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.0
 27K
Thelma (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Norway, France, Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A college student starts to experience extreme seizures while studying at a university in Oslo, Norway. She soon learns that the violent episodes are a symptom of inexplicable, and often dangerous, supernatural abilities.
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, erotic ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian love, university, lesbian relationship, lgbt, first lesbian experience, epilepsy, father daughter relationship, hysteria, teenage girl, female student, obsessive love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: eastern europe, oslo norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Bride with White Hair (1993)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The sensitive swordsman Cho Yi-Hang is tired of his life. He is the unwilling successor to the Wu-Tang clan throne and the unsure commander of the clan's forces in a war against foreign tribes and an evil cult. One day, he meets the beautiful ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, surreal, exciting, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, dragon, martial arts, supernatural, escapades, love and romance, tragic hero, good versus evil, vengeance, romance, fall in love, love affair ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Haunting of Whaley House (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a tour guide breaks into America's Most Haunted House, a bit of amateur ghost hunting with friends turns into more horror than they could have ever imagined.
Style: suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, tour guide, possession, murder, haunted house, survival, supernatural, seance, legends and myths, deadly, danger, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Surveillance 24/7 (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Our hero Adam gets drawn into a web of intrigue as evidence is planted on him of a gay royal affair.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: conspiracy, intrigue, rivalry, investigation, race against time, murder, frame up, amateur detective, danger, state affairs, surveillance, gay romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.1
 198K
Ghost (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Sam Wheat is a banker, Molly Jensen is an artist, and the two are madly in love. However, when Sam is murdered by his friend and corrupt business partner Carl Bruner over a shady business deal, he is left to roam the earth as a powerless spirit. ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, sweet, touching, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: ghost, afterlife, love and romance, romance, psychic power, psychic, supernatural romance, love story, loss of loved one, murder, impossible love, spiritualism ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.8
 63K
Suspiria (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A young ballet dancer travels to a prestigious dance academy in Europe, only to discover it is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of increasingly grisly murders.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, touching, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: ritual sacrifice, dead woman, ballet, corporal punishment, paranormal phenomena, mysterious event, good versus evil, dance performance, psychotherapist, witchcraft, choreography, mysterious death ...
Time: 70s, year 1948, year 1977, year 1943
Place: berlin germany, ohio, east berlin east germany, west berlin west germany, east berlin
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Merlin and the Book of Beasts (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the twenty years since the fall of Camelot, Merlin has become a recluse known as "the wild man of the woods." He is now summoned by a charge of young knights as they quest to destroy an evil wizard who rules the land from a throne of a ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, legends and myths, wizards and magicians, battles, rivalry, supernatural, escapades, arthurian legend, imaginary, danger, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.1
 591
Trois (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jermaine, a young struggling Atlanta lawyer, decides to spruce up his marriage with Jasmine, who's mentally recovering from an abusive previous relationship, by hiring Jade, a bisexual stripper/prostitute fighting a custody battle with her ...
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, rough
Plot: erotic thriller, bisexual, stalking, blackmail, restraining order, sabotage, erotica, obsession, love triangle, black cast, african american, woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Death Without Consent (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: Chris Carrington looses his father to hereditary kidney disease. He is painfully aware he may die from it as well. While dealing with the agony of his loss, Chris is unexpectedly contacted by a mysterious Russian immigrant who tells him his father ...
Style: suspense, captivating, serious, suspenseful
Plot: conspiracy, government, crisis of faith, intrigue, deception, religion, terrorism, underground, weapon of mass destruction
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Mermaid: The Lake of the Dead (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An evil Mermaid falls in love with Marina's fiancé Roman and aims to keep him away from Marina in her Kingdom of Death under water. The Mermaid is a young woman who drowned a few centuries ago. Marina only has one week to overcome her fear of ...
Style: rough, captivating, suspenseful, touching, psychotronic
Plot: mermaid, lake, water, mythical creature, love, summer house, tombstone, comb, engaged, headstone, romance, couples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Ghosts Can't Do It (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Elderly Scott kills himself after a heart attack wrecks his body, but then comes back as a ghost and convinces his loving young hot wife Kate to pick and kill a young man in order for Scott to possess his body and be with her again.
Style: bleak, serious, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, love and romance, obsession, reincarnation, afterlife, murder, murderous pair, romance, deadly, supernatural, supernatural romance, female protagonist ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.9
 2K
Horsehead (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Since her childhood, Jessica has been haunted by recurrent nightmares whose meaning escapes her. This peculiarity has led her to study the psychophysiology of dreams and to follow a therapy with Sean, her mentor and boyfriend, to try and understand ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, surreal, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: obsession, haunted house, danger, haunted by the past, woman in danger, homecoming, ghost, paranormal investigation, evil force, fear, supernatural, exorcism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 1K
Addicted (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two brothers get into a sudden tragic accident and they both fall into a coma at the same time. A year later, the younger brother Dae-jin wakes up believing he is his older brother Ho-jin.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, surprise ending
Plot: coma, obsession, supernatural, rivalry, redemption, mystery, family problems, lookalikes, betrayal, twins, couple relations, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 34K
The Endless (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two brothers return to the cult they fled from years ago to discover that the group's beliefs may be more sane than they once thought.
Style: suspenseful, emotional, captivating, suspense
Plot: cult, brothers, supernatural, childhood trauma, suicide, brother brother relationship, camp, time loop, brother, danger, human nature, haunted by the past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.6
 497
Slip (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "Slip" is the story of Sarah, a young woman who witnessed her mother's murder as a child. Now grown, Sarah is haunted by her mother's memory, her restless soul, opening a gateway for the spirits of the recently departed. Sarah is ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, psychological, scary ...
Plot: ghost, vengeance, danger, murder, haunted by the past, supernatural, crimes, a vision, clairvoyant, death, investigation, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%