Movies like Body of Water

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Body of Water (2011)
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Body of Water (2011)
Original name: Syvälle salattu
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Julia is a young lawyer who has been in conflict with her father for a long time. Her mother seems a bit insane, and Julia thinks that he is partially responsible for this. She has also split with the father of her son and tries to escape all these concerns by working hard. On a new case, she is brought back to the house near the lake where she was raised to help a group of environmentalists to protect its natural beauty against the industrial project of a power company. But by doing so she has to fight the greed of the locals, and their trust in an evil spirit that is believed to be attached to the lake.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, suspense, tense, serious, folk tale
Plot: countryside, legend, supernatural, uncover truth, ghost, life is a bitch, river, family secret, past, secret, repressed memory, mythology, legends and myths, dog, village, school, lawyer, nature, teacher, mental disorder, death, divorce, hospital, spirit, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland

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Most similar movies to Body of Water

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, tense and psychological films with plots about uncover truth, supernatural, danger, life is a bitch, ghost, family relations and mystery mostly in Thriller, Drama and Horror genres. Some movies like Body of Water: Blood and Ties (2013), The Legend of Lucy Keyes (2006), Aftermath (2012), Lake Mungo (2008), Last Kind Words (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: tense, psychological, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: uncover truth, parents and children, murder, kidnapping, crimes, moral dilemma, family relations, hidden identity, investigation, single parent, dishonesty, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
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100%
The Legend of Lucy Keyes (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Guy moves to an old farm in Princeton with his wife Jeanne Cooley and their two daughters, Molly and Lucy to build eight windmills to generate clean power to the city. The Cooley family has a cold reception in town, and while voting for the approval ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary, bleak
Plot: ghost, uncover truth, missing person, social relations, supernatural, countryside, crimes, family secret, small town, insanity, missing daughter, small town life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new england, usa
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91%
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Aftermath (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Poland, Russia, Netherlands
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two brothers are trying to find out the truth from years ago. The whole town is against them.
Style: tense, serious, disturbing, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: holocaust, homecoming, mystery, life is a bitch, village life, village, dishonesty, uncover truth, under the surface, supernatural, family relations, against humanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
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Lake Mungo (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 16 year old Alice Palmer drowns in a local dam. When her body is recovered and, her grieving family buries her. The family experiences a series of strange, inexplicable events centered in and around their home. Unsettled, the Palmers seek the help ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, scary, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, drowning, ghost, investigation, uncover truth, teenage life, paranormal activity, mystery, family life, loss of daughter, supernatural ability, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2005
Place: australia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Last Kind Words (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 17-year old Eli moves with his family to the isolated farm of reclusive Waylon, a man whose dark past threatens to overtake him. Eli’s family works to restore the desolate fields, while he becomes fascinated with the forests. While on the farm, ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: teenage love, life is a bitch, youth, uncover truth, supernatural, farm, mystery, haunted by the past, ghost story, ghost, slave, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Hurt (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: There are terrible things happening in the desert...unexplainable, frightening things. Tragic, inexplicable incidents… ever since she arrived.
Style: psychological, tense, suspense, captivating, scary ...
Plot: orphan, rescue, ghost, haunted by the past, dysfunctional family, desert, supernatural, murder, family in danger, family relations, dark secret, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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His House (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After making a harrowing escape from war-torn South Sudan, a young refugee couple struggle to adjust to their new life in a small English town that has an unspeakable evil lurking beneath the surface.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, intense, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: refugee, diaspora, supernatural, ghost, haunted, escape, stereotypes, death of daughter, husband wife relationship, violence, nightmare, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Crossing (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Lola Arendt, 8, vanishes while on vacation on a wild Scottish island. Shattered by her disappearance, her parents, Sarah and Martin, separate. Two years later, Lola is found at the exact same spot. Martin returns to the island to bring her home. His ...
Style: serious, realistic, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: island, manipulation, dishonesty, life is a bitch, family problems, uncover truth, missing child, mysterious character, disappearance, little girl, father daughter relationship, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The House of Usher (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Three years after her lover, Rick Usher, and her best friend, Maddy Usher, had suddenly disappeared from her life without explanation, Jill Masters receives a phone call with news of Maddy's death. Her last wish was for Jill to attend her ...
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, sexy ...
Plot: ghost, missing person, mental illness, uncover truth, supernatural, estate, family secret, secret, family curse, twins, graphic violence, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Forgotten (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: During their childhood, Hanna and Clarissa were best friends. They spent every vacation together in an old summer house on a small island. Shortly after Hanna’s 9th birthday, they suddenly lost touch and only meet again unexpectedly 25 years ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, serious ...
Plot: haunted by the past, friendship, ghost, supernatural, uncover truth, mystery, island, little girl, promise, friends, life is a bitch, overdose ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.3
 2K
Neverlake (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: On a trip home to visit her father, Jenny is thrown into a world of mystery, horror and legend when she is called upon by 3000 year old spirits of the Neverlake to help return their lost artifacts and save the lives of missing children.
Style: suspenseful, scary, mind bending, tense, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, obsession, life is a bitch, uncover truth, family relations, mystery, family problems, hidden truth, father daughter relationship, lake, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Dead Will Tell (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Emily Parker is haunted by visions of a woman from the past soon after receiving an antique engagement ring from her fiancé.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, mind bending
Plot: ghost, haunted by the past, investigation, mystery, uncover truth, mysterious character, murder, supernatural, life is a bitch, legal, dishonesty, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Inheritance (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Inheritance tells the tale of sinister old lady Lillian Baker (Marjorie Nelson) & her kind hearted, good natured carer Abigail Nielsen (Jen Taylor). Abigail feels sorry for Lillian & does her best to keep her happy, however one ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary
Plot: afterlife, ghost, haunted by the past, supernatural, uncover truth, supernatural ability, mentally unstable, mental illness, golden years, curses spells and rituals, schizophrenia, master and servant ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.5
 15
Eroded (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: "It is said that when left unhealed, the past can destroy our lives. When Billy Reid and his sister Sheila lose loved ones in a horrific accident, they must face the aftermath together. For Billy, that aftermath and the secrets that lie within ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, tense
Plot: haunted by the past, family relations, mystery, family problems, memory loss, supernatural ability, life is a bitch, supernatural, family in crisis, destiny, forest, loss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.7
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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, couple relations, secret, maniac, uncover truth, murder, best friends, life is a bitch, domestic disturbance, sexual abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
They're Watching Us (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Horror
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Norberto Lopez Amado's They're Watching Us is about a cop who becomes obsessed with a case. Juan (Carmelo Gomez) is ordered to head up an investigation concerning a businessman who has been missing for almost three years. The officer who ...
Style: mind bending, scary, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: missing person, police investigation, family relations, police detective, supernatural, uncover truth, mental institution, law enforcement, crimes, ghost, parents and children, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain
⇓ 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: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: missing person, rescue, crimes, uncover truth, woman in danger, religions or cults, clergy, graphic violence, church, society, life is a bitch, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Behind the Walls 3D (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1922, a young novelist goes to the countryside to write her latest book and falls victim to terrifying hallucinations and nightmares.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, tense, serious
Plot: countryside, supernatural, ghost, mentally unstable, confined, losing-it hero, writer's life, heroes, lifestyle, hallucination, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Deadline (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A screenwriter who travels to an abandoned house to finish a script on time, but a series of strange events lead her to a psychological breakdown.
Style: bleak, psychological, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: ghost, mental breakdown, supernatural, mentally unstable, woman in danger, haunted by the past, isolation, haunted house, writer's life, mind game, confined, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Blackwood (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Having recovered from a shattering emotional breakdown, college professor Ben Marshall relocates to the countryside with his wife and young son, hoping for a fresh start. He has a teaching job lined up and a new home to move into; things finally ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, scary, suspenseful, tense
Plot: ghost, haunted house, mentally unstable, mystery, supernatural, uncover truth, violence, death, life is a bitch, college, danger
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Wait (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An enigmatic phone call from a psychic catapults a family into a state of suspended belief while waiting for their recently deceased mother to be resurrected.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, surreal, tense
Plot: resurrection, siblings relations, supernatural, family in crisis, death of mother, faith, waiting, love, sexual content, dealing with death, family relations, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Ghost and the Whale (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A man, Joseph, loses his wife at sea, then spirals deep into a world of confusion. The wife's brothers' need revenge! Joseph tries to tell anyone who will listen that a whale killed his beautiful Annabel Lee, but even he doesn't quite ...
Style: psychological, tense, serious, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: uncover truth, false accusation, life is a bitch, vengeance, missing person, mental illness, social relations, small town life, small town
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Ghost Son (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, South Africa, Spain, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: "Ghost Son" takes place in South Africa. A married couple Stacey and Mark live on the farm with their black teenage maid. Mark and Stacey love each other deeply. Unfortunately Mark dies in a tragic truck accident.Stacey returns to the farm ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious
Plot: ghost, mystery, family in danger, supernatural, single parent, family problems, life is a bitch, parents and children, supernatural ability, uncover truth, pregnancy, missing child ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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C Me Dance (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A teenage dancer in training for the Los Angeles ballet discovers that she is dying of cancer, only to discover that the Devil is real after getting the miracle that she and her father both prayed for. Shortly after discovering that her dream of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, touching, suspense, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, family relations, parents and children, dancer's life, society, youth, religions or cults, life turned upside down, family problems, woman in danger, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.8
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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, twists and turns, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: uncover truth, mystery, crimes, supernatural, victim, investigation, strong female presence, law enforcement, life is a bitch, supernatural ability, a vision, electrocution ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, uncover truth, investigation, haunted by the past, parents and children, crimes, mystery, small town, small town life, dishonesty, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.9
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Windcroft (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: On a remote farm in the sweeping hills of Pennsylvania, three lives are torn apart by love, abandonment, deception and murder.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological, serious ...
Plot: murder, countryside, tragic love, estate, destiny, crimes, family farm, mystery, inheritance, friendship, farm, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.4
 2K
The Letter (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A playwright who begins to mentally unravel before premiere night. She is plagued by dreams and visions of being watched, but cannot decide if she is at the center of a manipulative plot or simply losing her grip on reality.
Style: tense, psychological, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: mentally unstable, woman in danger, couples, conspiracy, psychological manipulation, emotional manipulation, murder, paranoia, crimes, writer's life, dishonesty, playwright
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 2K
The Ape (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A descent into hell, Jesper Ganslandt's disturbing and suspenseful second feature begins with a man waking up in unfamiliar surroundings, only to find the life he knew the day before is gone.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: introspection, losing-it hero, human nature, moral dilemma, disorder, life turned upside down, family relations, parents and children, heroes, surrealism, hell, father ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Devoured (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An Intense, troubling film boasting a spectacular lead performance from Marta Milans. Greg Olliver's psychological thriller records with cold, clinical precision a young woman's gradual descent into madness.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: restaurant, immigrants, hallucination, ghost, supernatural, woman in danger, workplace, death, violence, murder, uncover truth, sexual harassment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%