Movies like The Intruder 1999

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The Intruder (1999)
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The Intruder (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Catherine meets Nick by accident and, after a whirlwind romance, the two get married and Catherine moves into Nick's apartment only that's the start of problems when an unseen intruder begins playing strange mind games with Catherine in an apparent attempt to drive her insane.
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, gloomy, realistic, scary, mind bending, tense, psychological
Plot: ghost, murder, mentally unstable, mystery, manipulations, destructive relationship, isolation, crimes, deadly, couples, immigrants, prodigy, couple relations, infidelity, woman in danger, dishonesty, supernatural, martial arts, female nudity, snow, composer, insanity, marriage, neighbor, handyman ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe

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Most similar movies to The Intruder

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and psychological films with plots about crimes, deadly, murder, dishonesty, couples, mystery and manipulations mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like The Intruder: Fever (1999), Blind Terror (2001), Cold Heaven (1991), Treacherous Beauties (1994), Playmaker (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.1
 584
Fever (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A struggling artist is implicated in a string of macabre murders.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, mentally unstable, mysterious character, urban, crime, protagonist as suspect, manipulations, mind game, mystery, addiction, mental illness, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.4
 288
Blind Terror (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After marrying a handsome man she barely knows, a woman experiences threatening calls and violent attacks from a mysterious woman who claims to be her new husband's former lover.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: mystery, domestic disturbance, stalking, crimes, danger, deadly, couples, private detective, dangerous attraction, infidelity, woman in danger, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.0
 729
Cold Heaven (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An adulterous woman's faith in God is tested when her husband dies and miraculously comes back to life.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, betrayal, dealing with death, murder, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, clergy, crumbling marriage, investigation, redemption, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Treacherous Beauties (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A female photographer hears that her brother has been shot dead at a horse rearing farm. She decides to go there herself and uncovers a murky conspiracy.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
Plot: farm, murder, crime, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, mystery, romance, journalism, manipulations, mind game, uncover truth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 5.4
 358
Playmaker (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A would-be actress uncovers horrifying files on other starlets.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological, mind bending
Plot: actor's life, mystery, mentally unstable, manipulations, vengeance, cons and scams, artists and showbiz, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry, power relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.7
 5K
Lemming (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: After the death of his boss's wife, a young engineer faces the sudden psychological metamorphosis of his own wife, seemingly possessed by the soul of the deceased...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: murder, infidelity, suicide, extramarital affair, suburbs, love affair, prostitute, confidence, housewife, wife husband relationship, couple relations, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
Place: southern france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.5
 371
Victim of Love (1991)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: It's a romantic triangle with a lot of heat when a psychologist (JoBeth Williams) falls in love with a widowed professor (Pierce Brosnan) who's having an affair with one of her patients (Virginia Madsen). Williams turns a dangerous page ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, paranoia, psychiatrist, investigation, psychopath, crimes, crime, patient, danger, deadly, mystery, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
All Around the Town (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman, seemingly good but still psychologically disturbed from being kidnapped as a little girl, becomes the obvious suspect in a murder.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, kidnapping, crime, hotshot lawyer, college, split personality, mystery, legal investigation, mental illness, missing child, who done it, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 5.6
 3K
Rear Window (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Modern remake of Rear Window in which the lead character is paralyzed and lives in a high-tech home filled with assistive technology.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, tense ...
Plot: murder, architect, voyeur, amateur detective, crime, witnessing a crime, mystery, wheelchair, investigation, stalking, obsession, isolation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
A Near Death Experience (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ellie suffers a strong shock to discover that, after suffering a near-death experience, can hear voices from beyond. He soon realizes that it is a gift with which you can help others.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: ghost, murder, crimes, deadly, psychic power, mystery, fugitives, danger, flashback, train, sex
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.9
 599
Say Nothing (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Housewife Grace Needham (Nastassja Kinski) has a one-night stand with Julian Grant (William Baldwin), who then becomes obsessed with sinking her marriage to husband Matt (Hart Bochner). The twist here is that Julian is a millionaire global ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: unemployment, femme fatale, mentally unstable, crumbling marriage, manipulations, obsession, couple relations, dangerous attraction, infidelity, love affair, sexual relations, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.3
 741
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: suspenseful, scary, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: isolation, mind game, in the woods, danger, manipulations, mystery, ghost, psychological thriller, alone, woman in danger, haunted by the past, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.5
 420
Backfire (1988)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mara McAndrew's marriage is falling apart. Her husband, Donnie, a Vietnam veteran, suffers troubling flashbacks about the war, leaving him unresponsive to her needs. Mara wants out, but she also wants Donnie's money. When Mara meets a ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, inheritance, unsupportive spouse, manipulations, vietnam veteran, crime, dangerous attraction, infidelity, crimes, dishonesty, betrayal, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.0
 627
Separate Lives (1995)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The e-cop Tom Beckwith has just quit his police job in order to study psychology. But his professor, Lauren Porter, is more interested in his criminology abilities than in his progress in psychology. Because of traumatic circumstances during her ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending, psychological
Plot: psychology, professor, schizophrenia, police, split personality, obsession, mental illness, murder, repression, crime, amateur detective, mentally unstable ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Woman in White (1997)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Based upon Wilkie Collins Victorian mystery, the gothic tale tells of a pair of half sisters whose lives end up caught in a grand conspiracy revolving around a mentally ill woman dressed in white. As the story unfolds, murder, love, marriage, and ...
Style: psychological, serious, gloomy, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, ghost, mysterious character, manipulations, uncover truth, couple relations, infidelity, rich and poor, social differences, siblings relations, love and romance, society ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, victorian england
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Cry of the Owl (1987)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Robert is an architect and artist, in Vichy after separating from his Parisian wife. Robert finds it calms him to stand in the shadows of the home of Juliette and Patrick and watch her cook. She thinks he's a prowler and confronts him, then ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: voyeurism, stalking, dead woman, murder, injustice, neo noir, mentally unstable, crumbling marriage, manipulations, obsession, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, vichy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
An Occasional Hell (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A former policeman-turned college professor of forensics, is asked by a widow to solve the murder of her unfaithful husband and the disappearance of his mistress who may have been linked to some drug dealers.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: murder, disappearance, widow, suspect, investigation, infidelity, haunted by the past, college, mystery, protagonist as suspect, love triangle, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.3
 2K
Forever Mine (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A hotel cabana boy falls for the wife of a powerful politico. But when she confesses to the affair, her husband determines to end it forever.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: betrayal, crime, vengeance, romance, obsession, resort, couple relations, infidelity, love affair, haunted by the past, murder, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Remake of Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari (1920). Shot entirely on green screen. Some exact shots from the 1920 film were superimposed to properly replicate the original. Francis relates the story of traveling magician Dr. Caligari and Cesare. Their ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, surreal, gothic, scary ...
Plot: protagonist as suspect, serial killer, mystery, investigation, village, manipulations, murder, crimes, deadly, supernatural, mad scientist, supernatural ability ...
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.6
 2K
Siesta (1987)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Claire (an American) wakes up in a terrible state at the end of a runway in Spain. As she tries to account for her state (blood-soaked and bruised), she has flashbacks from the past few days. She thinks she's killed someone, but isn't ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, sexual, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: stalking, murder, mysterious character, mystery, protagonist as suspect, threesome, airport, manipulations, uncover truth, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, haunted by the past ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Seven Murders Forgiven (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: 7 Khoon Maaf movie is a romantic misadventures story of an Anglo-Indian woman Susanna Anna-Marie Johannes, a beautiful lass who over the course of thirty-five odd years, gets married seven times due to the untimely and mysterious deaths of half a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, offbeat, realistic, mind bending
Plot: murder, mystery, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, murder mystery, destructive relationship, feminism, couple relations, bollywood, looking for love, crimes, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.1
 355
Love Is a Gun (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A model causes an obsessed police photographer to lose his girlfriend and become a murder suspect.
Style: suspenseful, serious, surreal, realistic, mind bending
Plot: investigation, false accusation, murder, crime, strong sexual content, neo noir, betrayal, crimes, false accusations, deadly, dishonesty, mystery ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.9
 2K
Gemini (1999)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A successful doctor, Yukio's picture perfect life is gradually wrecked, and taken over by his avenging twin brother, who bumps off his family members one by one and reclaims his lover who is now Yukio's wife.
Style: serious, psychological, atmospheric, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: twins, mistaken identity, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, love and romance, mystery, rivalry, couples, disorder, mind game, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 5.8
 490
Escape Clause (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man finds out that his wife has paid $10,000 to have him killed. Then both the would-be killer and the wife turn up dead ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, mind bending
Plot: investigation, insurance, murder, crimes, crime, deadly, insurance agent, mystery, dishonesty, law enforcement, hitman, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 992
Sole Survivor (2000)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 240 min.
Story: A reporter loses his wife and daughter to a plane crash, but when the sole survivor appears, the reporter realizes that it wasn't a mere accident, but a conspiracy involving children with mysterious.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending, rough
Plot: on the run, murder, healing power, mystery, amateur detective, uncover truth, death in the family, crimes, deadly, ghost, journalism, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.5
 434
Fourth Story (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Romance, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Valerie's husband Darryl leaves for work as usual, but never returns. She hires private eye Shepard to find him. Soon he discovers that David had a second identity and obviously doesn't want to be found. But since Shepard is strongly ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, stylized, surprise ending
Plot: private detective, investigation, missing person, amateur detective, mystery, femme fatale, hidden identity, romance, protagonist as suspect, manipulations, switching roles, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Dead Man's Curve (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two roommates plan to kill a third to take advantage of college policy giving a 4.0 grade to a suicide's roommates.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, college, suicide, psychopath, party, pregnancy, urban legend, urban, roommate, crimes, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
This Sweet Sickness (1977)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: French filmmaker Claude Miller's This Sweet Sickness is based on a suspense novel by Patricia Highsmith, of Strangers on a Train fame. In the original, the murder-protagonist was a psychotic, pure and simple (if such words are appropriate ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: insanity, obsession, destructive relationship, jealousy, castle, renovation, love of one's life, misfit, unlikely criminals, romance, unfulfilled love, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.3
 365
Extramarital (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An aspiring writer gets involved in the investigation of her best friend after she is killed while having an affair.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, sexual, tense
Plot: investigation, journalism, infidelity, murder, protagonist as suspect, mystery, manipulations, dangerous attraction, love affair, love triangle, sexual relations, who done it ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Between Your Legs (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Miranda, a sex addict, works for a radio station and is married to a cop. She signs up for therapy in order to deal with her sex addiction. Also in the group is Javier, a sex-phone junkie. The two misfits hit it off and a torid affair ensues. But ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, sexy, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, sex addict, dog, radio, adultery, strong sexual content, obsession, couple relations, sex, infidelity, love affair, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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