Movies like Fermat's Room

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Fermat's Room (2007)
 6.7
 20K
Fermat's Room (2007)
Original name: La Habitación de Fermat
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Four mathematicians who do not know each other are invited by a mysterious host on the pretext of resolving a great enigma. The room in which they find themselves turns out to be a shrinking room that will crush them if they do not discover in time what connects them all and why someone might wish to murder them.
Style: surprise ending, psychological, suspenseful, scary, tense, serious, suspense
Plot: riddles and clues, mystery, mathematics, deadly, science, danger, isolation, mind game, rivalry, mysterious character, genius, murder mystery, hospital, secret, confined, locked in a room, murder, room, scientist, chess, mathematician, puzzle, villain, whodunit, boat ...
Time: contemporary

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Most similar movies to Fermat's Room

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, psychological and realistic films with plots about mystery, danger, crimes, deadly, murder, mind game and rivalry mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Horror genres. Some movies like Fermat's Room: Exam (2009), Sleuth (1972), Breathing Room (2008), Nine Dead (2009), Vanished (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.8
 105K
Exam (2009)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The final candidates for a highly desirable corporate job are locked together in an exam room and given a test so simple and confusing that tension begins to unravel.
Style: mind bending, psychological, surprise ending, captivating, serious ...
Plot: mind game, plot twist, psychologist, rivalry, manipulations, confinement indoors, ambition, surveillance, psychology, intrigue, mystery, human nature ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 8.0
 45K
Sleuth (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A mystery novelist devises an insurance scam with his wife’s lover - but things aren’t exactly as they seem.
Style: twists and turns, psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: riddles and clues, mystery, extramarital affair, infidelity, robbery, mind game, insurance, search, rivalry, twists & turns, one on one, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Breathing Room (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Thrown naked into a desolate room with thirteen strangers, Tonya discovers that she is the final contestant in a deadly game. Restrained by lethal electronic collars, the players must utilize hints and tools from a box marked "pieces" to ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, surprise ending, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, rivalry, mystery, danger, experiment, kidnapping, survival, dishonesty, mind game, isolation, confined, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 12K
Nine Dead (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Communication is the key to the survival for nine strangers who have been kidnapped by a masked gunman and told that one of them will die every ten minutes until they discover how they are all connected. Who of the nine lives and who dies?
Style: serious, surprise ending, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: confined, captivity, kidnapping, danger, survival, riddles and clues, deadly, crimes, gory, crime, abduction, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 4.3
 228
Vanished (2011)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman searches for many years to exact revenge on a kidnapper. A psychological thriller that examines how far a person would go if pushed to the extreme.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: vengeance, rivalry, mystery, deadly, crimes, confined, danger, hostage, husband wife relationship, kidnapping, secret, murder ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Ten Little Indians (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A disturbing psychological thriller based on the classic novel by Agatha Christie. Ten strangers are forced to come face to face with their dark pasts after receiving an anonymous invitation to an isolated island off the coast of England.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, bleak, scary, tense ...
Plot: island, murder, danger, crime, crimes, estate, confined, haunted by the past, adult virgin, mystery, deadly, isolation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 100
Fissure (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Still reeling from a personal tragedy, Detective Paul Grunning is sent on a routine call to a local professor's home. When things turn deadly, he must navigate a fractured reality to solve the mystery before it's too late.
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: police detective, murder, uncover truth, mind game, mystery, police investigation, who done it, danger, crimes, deadly, rivalry, riddles and clues ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.1
 827
The Watch (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Cassie, a psych student, was kidnapped and traumatized as a child by a disturbed person. To exorcise her demons and to finish her thesis, she decides on an experiment in isolation, working at a secluded watch tower as a fire lookout. But once ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, tense, serious ...
Plot: manipulations, mind game, danger, manipulation, haunted by the past, mystery, isolation, rivalry, female protagonist, supernatural, surveillance, strong female presence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 5.5
 12K
My Little Eye (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, France, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five young people apply to live in an isolated house together for six months whilst their every move is filmed by numerous cameras.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, serious, scary ...
Plot: murder, mind game, danger, rivalry, suspicion, mystery, isolation, vengeance, serial killer, deadly, crimes, video surveillance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.3
 128
Winter Lily (2000)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a remote part of New England, Clive arrives at Memory Lane, a rustic bed&breakfast. After being welcomed by the charming hostess, Agatha, he soon discovers a diary filled with mystery about the hostess' daughter, Lily. His natural ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: mystery, mind game, survival, obsession, teenage life, riddles and clues, psychopath, danger, stalking, confined, isolation, captivity ...
Time: 90s
Place: new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
McBride: Dogged (2007)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The annual LA Kennel Club Dog Show gets treated to an unexpected surprise when a backstage murder incriminates the winning canines' handler.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, crimes, riddles and clues, legal investigation, mystery, dedicated lawyer, legal, danger, deadly, courtroom drama, sergeant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 2.9
 391
Dark Reprieve (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two people Matt and Kate wake up in a closed down prison. They have no idea how they got there, or why they are there. In the prison they encounter several terrors as they look for an exit.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: prison, murder, danger, confined, captivity, deadly, electric chair, survival, violence, memory loss, supernatural, stranger ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.6
 1K
Chaos (2000)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man gets involved in a kidnapping scheme with the wife of a wealthy businessman. She lets herself be tied up and confined in his house while he sends the ransom demand. When he returns home that night, however, he finds her laying dead on the ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: confined, crime gone awry, deadly, riddles and clues, danger, mystery, obsession, disorder, kidnapping, switching roles, abduction, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Gone but Not Forgotten (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: An Oregon woman vanishes. In her wake remains a single black rose & a note reading gone but not forgotten. Now a man stands accused: a private eye has gone missing: a detective knows more than she lets on: & a tough female attorney has ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, realistic, tense
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, rivalry, deadly, murder, mind game, police detective, police investigation, mysterious character, who done it, danger, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Ten Little Indians (1974)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, France, Spain, UK, Iran
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ten people are invited to a hotel for a weekend getaway by a Mr. U. N. Owen, who mysteriously isn't in attendance. When the group gets together for their first dinner, a record is played in which Mr. Owen accuses each guest of committing ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: hotel, murder, characters killed one by one, crimes, crime, riddles and clues, desert, mystery, who done it, deadly, investigation, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: iran, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Devil You Know (2013)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Kathryn Vale (Lena Olin) is a reclusive ex-movie star with a dark secret and a daughter hoping to follow in her mother's movie-star footsteps. When Kathryn attempts to make a career comeback, she is threatened by an anonymous blackmailer. The ...
Style: tense, exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: danger, family relations, ambition, mystery, haunted by the past, parents and children, secret, desire for fame, actor's life, rivalry, blackmail, mysterious character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.5
 951
Find Me (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Before boxes are unpacked in their new home, newlyweds Tim and Emily, find themselves playing a very creepy game of hide and seek with a vengeful spirit.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: danger, ghost, haunted by the past, supernatural, vengeance, rivalry, mystery, haunted house, riddles and clues, woman in danger, indoor, pursuit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.0
 63K
Dream House (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Publisher, Will Atenton quits a lucrative job in New York to relocate his wife, Libby and their daughters to a quaint town in New England. However, as they settle into their home the Atentons discover that a woman and her children were murdered ...
Style: surprise ending, twist ending, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, plot twist, riddles and clues, memory loss, mystery, murder, nervous breakdown, investigation, family relations, danger, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The Killing Jar (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A stranger armed with a shotgun takes seven patrons hostage in a remote roadside diner. But as the body count increases, the desperate survivors discover that one of the hostages may be even more dangerous than their captor.
Style: serious, tense, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, diner, hostage, serial killer, crime gone awry, confined, hostages, isolation, rivalry, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Keep Watching (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A family imprisoned by intruders is forced to play a terrifying game of "Kill, Or Be Killed". As the night unfolds, the game's mysterious rules become clear, and the family realizes their nightmare is being streamed live to riveted ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, scary ...
Plot: home invasion, hidden camera, family in danger, danger, murder, manipulation, mind game, isolation, deadly, psychopath, confined, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.2
 2K
Believers (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two paramedics responding to an emergency call find themselves kidnapped by a religious sect whose great obsession is to stop the end of the world by committing suicide and killing people.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, bleak, scary
Plot: rescue, mind game, religions or cults, captivity, isolation, survival, psychopath, confined, supernatural, on the run, rivalry, mentally unstable ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.5
 2K
Farm House (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in the modern day mid-west, the film focuses on a young couple trying to establish a new life. They become stranded in a very isolated vineyard. They are forced to face secrets from their own pasts and the malicous intents of the vineyard's ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: mysterious character, haunted by the past, isolation, starting over, gory, wrong place wrong time, danger, confined, countryside, torture, family in danger, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 3.8
 671
Furnace (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A ghost story taking place at a maximum security prison. A detective (Michael Paré ) is called to investigate a string of unexplained deaths as the prisoners fear for their lives.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: murder, ghost, prison, mystery, danger, rivalry, crimes, confined, deadly, supernatural, investigation, evil spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Chasing Ghosts (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A serial killer targeting the city's mobsters taunts police with clues and photos left behind at the crime scenes. A veteran cop takes on a rookie partner hoping to crack one last case before retiring. As the web of deception and lies unravels, ...
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, police investigation, manhunt, psychopath, riddles and clues, track down, mystery, deadly, law enforcement, rivalry, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Kovak Box (2006)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: David Norton is used to being in control. As a best-selling author, he decides the fate of his characters, their lives and their deaths. But what happens when his fictional world becomes all too real?
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: scapegoat, danger, haunted by the past, mysterious character, mind game, mystery, race against time, supernatural, psychopath, destiny, murder, losing-it hero ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.0
 57
Astonishing (2004)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mandy's life turns upside down after getting into a car accident.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, psychological, surprise ending ...
Plot: deadly, danger, crimes, mystery, couples, apocalypse, chinese, insecurity, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, mistaken identity, body swapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.3
 303
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, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: missing person, mystery, obsessive quest, mind game, crimes, riddles and clues, love affair, deadly, truth, missing sister, lawyer, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Eyes of Crystal (2004)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Bulgaria, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: While hunting a cultured, intelligent and vicious psychopath, Inspector Amaldi comes face to face with the physical and moral decay of his city as well as the ghosts of his own past.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: riddles and clues, psychopath, serial killer, deadly, law enforcement, danger, murder, whodunit, stalking, crimes, battles, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Somebody Help Me (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The screenplay centers on characters Brendan Young and Darryl Jennings who take a trip to the Lake Arrowhead with a group of college friends to celebrate Young's girlfriend's birthday. One-by-one the coeds begin disappearing until a ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: mystery, supernatural, slasher, survival, deadly, confined, danger, gory, captivity, isolation, deadly creature, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.3
 2K
After Alice (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A washed-up detective discovers his own psychic ability when assigned to investigate a serial murder case. The killer has a deranged obsession with the novel "Alice in Wonderland." As the psychopath's bloody reign of terror continues, ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, supernatural ability, mind game, police investigation, riddles and clues, psychopath, murder, deadly, crime, mystery, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%