Movies and TV shows like Medium

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Medium (2005)
 7.1
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Medium (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Allison Dubois works in the District Attorney’s office using her natural intuition about people and her ability to communicate with the dead to help to solve crimes. Her dreams often give her clues to the whereabouts of missing people.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, stylized, captivating, spiritual, bad ending
Plot: investigation, psychic, strong female lead, supernatural ability, who done it, family relations, prophecy, parents and children, a vision, fighting crime, supportive spouse, female protagonist, track down, couple relations, paranormal, changing the past or future, love and romance, supernatural, dreams, boss and employee, sister sister relationship, psychic power, serial killer, ghost, women ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, phoenix arizona, arizona

Most similar movies to Medium

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, captivating and tense films and TV series with plots about investigation, supernatural, law enforcement, murder, police, murder mystery and crime investigation mostly in Drama, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like Medium: Ghost Whisperer (2005), The Dead Zone (2002), The Listener (2009), Raines (2007), The Mentalist (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ghost Whisperer (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Newlywed Melinda Gordon tries to help the dead communicate with loved ones, 'but sometimes the messages she receives are intense and confusing.' Most of Melinda's efforts involve resolving conflicts that are preventing the spirits ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, serious, spiritual, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, dealing with death, psychic power, mysterious character, supernatural ability, afterlife, talking to the dead, couples, couple relations, death, murder ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 7.3
 10K
The Dead Zone (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Dead Zone, aka Stephen King's Dead Zone was an American-Canadian science fiction/suspense series starring Anthony Michael Hall as Johnny Smith, who discovers he has developed psychic abilities after a coma. The show, credited as "based ...
Style: serious, psychological, atmospheric, scary, bad ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: psychic, time travel, psychic power, supernatural, twists and turns, friendship, hopes, supernatural ability, small town life, changing the past or future, destiny, acceptance ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 8K
The Listener (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Toby Logan is a highly skilled paramedic with a secret – he can read minds. Toby never really knew his parents and grew up in foster care, this coupled with his secret, which he shares with no one, has made him a bit of a loner. Until now, Toby ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, emotional, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural ability, investigation, supernatural, telepathy, supernatural power, uncover truth, psychic power, psychic, paramedic, haunted by the past, save the day, super powers ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 7.7
 2K
Raines (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Raines is a crime drama television series that ran from March 15, 2007 to April 27, 2007 on NBC in the United States. The show premiered as a mid-season replacement, as well as airing on CH in Canada, TV3 in Ireland, ITV3 in the UK, and on Network ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, gloomy, offbeat
Plot: hallucination, police investigation, afterlife, law enforcement, supernatural, mentally unstable, therapist, therapy, murder, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.1
 188K
The Mentalist (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Patrick Jane, a former celebrity psychic medium, uses his razor sharp skills of observation and expertise at "reading" people to solve serious crimes with the California Bureau of Investigation.
Style: exciting, intellectual, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, investigation, partners against crime, fighting crime, partners, murder, police investigation, police, law enforcement, justice, talented, outsmarting ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.1
 86K
Charmed (1998)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Three sisters (Prue, Piper and Phoebe) reunite and unlock their powers to become the Charmed Ones, the most powerful good witches of all time, whose prophesied destiny is to protect innocent lives from evil beings such as demons and warlocks. Each ...
Style: feel good, enigmatic, exciting, humorous, supernatural thriller ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: supernatural, witch, magic, female protagonist, supernatural ability, witchcraft, curses spells and rituals, hereditary gift of witchcraft, good versus evil, family relations, double life, demon ...
Time: 2000s, 20th century, 90s, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 28K
Evil (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Skeptical female clinical psychologist Kristen Benoist joins a priest-in-training and a blue-collar contractor as they investigate supposed miracles, demonic possessions, and other extraordinary occurrences to see if there’s a scientific ...
Style: exciting, psychological, enigmatic, christian film, captivating ...
Plot: paranormal investigation, spirituality, miraculous event, demonic possession, twists and turns, investigation, catholic priest, demon, riddles and clues, murder mystery, mind game, psychologist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 59K
Forever (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Doctor Henry Morgan, New York City’s star medical examiner, has a secret. He doesn't just study the dead to solve criminal cases, he does it to solve the mystery that has eluded him for 200 years—the answer to his own inexplicable ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: immortality, supernatural, investigation, friendship, law enforcement, supernatural ability, immortal, murder investigation, female detective, friends, deduction, laboratory ...
Time: 18th century, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 7.5
 22K
Perception (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Daniel Pierce, a neuroscientist and professor, is recruited to help the federal government crack difficult cases. His intimate knowledge of human behavior and masterful understanding of the mind give him an extraordinary ability to read people, ...
Style: exciting, mind bending, intellectual, serious, psychological ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: investigation, fbi, prodigy, college professor, talented, riddles and clues, hallucination, genius, intelligence, schizophrenia, law enforcement, professor ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.1
 204K
Criminal Minds (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: An elite team of FBI profilers analyze the country's most twisted criminal minds, anticipating their next moves before they strike again. The Behavioral Analysis Unit's most experienced agent is David Rossi, a founding member of the BAU ...
Style: psychological, exciting, serious, rough, dramatic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: fbi, investigation, serial killer, law enforcement, special agents, team, murder, forensics, profiler, investigator, intelligence, crime investigation ...
Time: future, 2020s, 2000s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, virginia, seattle, new york, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.2
 1.0M
The Sixth Sense (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A psychological thriller about an eight year old boy named Cole Sear who believes he can see into the world of the dead. A child psychologist named Malcolm Crowe comes to Cole to help him deal with his problem, learning that he really can see ghosts ...
Style: psychological, surprise ending, twist ending, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: ghost, twists and turns, supernatural, afterlife, suspense, psychology, death, psychiatrist, life & death, plot twist, child, boy ...
Time: 90s, future, 20th century
Place: usa, pennsylvania, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Game: Towards Zero (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: Tae Pyeong is a prophet. When he looks into someone's eye, he can see the moment right before they die. Tae Pyeong is smart, rich and handsome. Despite his special ability, he is a bright person. A mysterious serial murder case draws Tae ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, disturbing, contemplative
Plot: serial killer, investigation, murder, psychic, murder investigation, supernatural power, supernatural, female detective, paranormal investigation, homicide detective, supernatural ability, murder mystery ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 29K
Cold Case (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The Philadelphia homicide squad's lone female detective finds her calling when she is assigned cases that have never been solved. Detective Lilly Rush combines her natural instincts with the updated technology available today to bring about ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, tense, bleak ...
Plot: female detective, police detective, policewoman, who done it, police officer, murder investigation, police, investigation, mentor, uncover truth, police procedural, victim ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 70s, 90s, 80s ...
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 44K
Numb3rs (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Inspired by actual cases and experiences, Numb3rs depicts the confluence of police work and mathematics in solving crime as an FBI agent recruits his mathematical genius brother to help solve a wide range of challenging crimes in Los Angeles from a ...
Style: tense, realistic, psychological, disturbing, thought provoking ...
Plot: prodigy, fbi, genius, murder investigation, police detective, mathematics, law enforcement, partners against crime, workplace, brother brother relationship, police, investigation ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 2K
Ironside (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Ironside is an upcoming American drama television series that is scheduled to premiere in the 2013–14 television season on NBC. It will air on Wednesdays at 10 p.m. Eastern/9 p.m. Central, after Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. It is a ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, fighting crime, law enforcement, wheelchair bound, suspense, police, black cast, investigation, handicapped, power relations, disability, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 2K
Afterlife (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: University lecturer Robert Bridge becomes involved in a series of supernatural events surrounding medium Alison Mundy.
Style: scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: psychic, afterlife, supernatural, psychic power, ghost, paranormal activity, nobody believes, research, mysterious character, unlikely partners, supernatural ability, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Garage Sale Mystery: The Deadly Room (2015)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
TV show
Story: A sleuthing garage sale maven suspects foul play when her friend dies in an old house with a cursed reputation. Even though police evidence - and even webcam footage of the death – point to natural causes – this mysterious death in a cursed” ...
Style: serious, enigmatic, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: amateur detective, who done it, riddles and clues, investigation, murder, uncover truth, couples, suspense, strong female presence, supportive spouse, couple relations, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 8K
The Gates (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Like most families that settle inside The Gates, the Monahans are unmoored from a complicated life they abandoned in Chicago. There's something very different about this place, almost... haunting. Named the new police chief of The Gates, Nick ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, vampire, youth, family in danger, witch, lifestyle, werewolf, female werewolf, supernatural power, vampirism, neighbor, suburban life ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Rizzoli & Isles (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Perhaps their strikingly different personalities make the relationship between detective Jane Rizzoli and medical examiner Maura Isles so effective. Jane, the only female cop in Boston's homicide division, is tough, relentless and rarely lets ...
Style: captivating, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female detective, partners against crime, friends, forensics, police investigation, murder investigation, homicide detective, investigation, coworker, female protagonist, best friends, policewoman ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, boston, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Without a Trace (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Without a Trace was an American police procedural television drama series that originally ran on CBS from September 26, 2002 to May 19, 2009. The series follows the ventures of a Missing Persons Unit of the FBI in New York City.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder investigation, criminal, police, murder, kidnapping, fbi, law enforcement, missing person, female detective, investigation, police detective, crime investigation ...
Time: future, 2000s, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 122K
Lie to Me (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The world's leading deception researcher, Dr. Cal Lightman, studies facial expression, body language and tone of voice to determine when a person is lying and why, which helps law enforcement and government agencies uncover the truth. But his ...
Style: clever, psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, psychology, talented, expert, deception, crime investigation, riddles and clues, outsmarting, human nature, sign language, lie, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Crossing Jordan (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Crossing Jordan is an American television crime/drama series that stars Jill Hennessy as Jordan Cavanaugh, M.D., a crime-solving forensic pathologist employed in the Massachusetts Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.
Style: realistic, tense, serious, clever, captivating ...
Plot: forensics, investigation, police, female detective, female protagonist, police detective, uncover truth, fighting crime, who done it, murder, murder investigation, mind game ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, boston, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 86K
The Outsider (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When an insidious supernatural force edges its way into a seemingly straightforward investigation into the gruesome murder of a young boy, it leads a seasoned cop and an unorthodox investigator to question everything they believe in.
Style: mysterious, scary, psychological, exciting, sad ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, investigation, mysticism, police investigation, suspense, murder mystery, falsely accused, mysterious event, unsolved crime, murder investigation, small town ...
Place: usa, georgia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.8
 27K
The Closer (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Deputy Police Chief Brenda Jean Johnson transfers from Atlanta to LA to head up a special unit of the LAPD that handles sensitive, high-profile murder cases. Johnson's quirky personality and hard-nosed approach often rubs her colleagues the ...
Style: captivating, sincere, realistic, tense, serious ...
Plot: investigation, crime investigation, police investigation, homicide detective, female detective, interrogation, twists and turns, workplace romance, police detective, policewoman, murder, law enforcement ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Dresden Files (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A Chicago-based wizard works as a private investigator.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, spooky, anime ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, magic, investigation, magical, private detective, wizards, paranormal activity, wizards and magicians, investigator, victim, supernatural ability, police ...
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 6K
Wallander (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Wallander is a Swedish television series adapted from Henning Mankell's Kurt Wallander novels and starring Krister Henriksson in the title role. The 1st series of 13 films was produced in 2005 and 2006, with one taken directly from a novel and ...
Style: psychological, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: sleuth, law enforcement, police detective, forensics, investigation, murder, police investigation, crime investigation, life is a bitch, father daughter relationship, murder investigation, police protagonist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 37K
Columbo (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Columbo is a friendly, verbose, disheveled-looking police detective who is consistently underestimated by his suspects. Despite his unprepossessing appearance and apparent absentmindedness, he shrewdly solves all of his cases and secures all ...
Style: clever, captivating, cynical, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: murder, police detective, homicide detective, murder investigation, mind game, crime investigation, police protagonist, police, basset hound, crime solving, riddles and clues, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s, 70s, 20th century, 80s, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.5
 70K
Twin Peaks (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Picks up 25 years after the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town are stunned when their homecoming queen is murdered.
Style: psychological, surreal, mind bending, tense, captivating ...
Plot: twists and turns, small town, supernatural, surrealism, small town life, law enforcement, time, interdimensional travel, special agents, mysterious event, good versus evil, anger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new mexico, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 1K
The Inside (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: The Inside is an American crime drama television series created by Tim Minear and Howard Gordon and produced by Imagine Television. The Inside follows the work of the FBI's Los Angeles Violent Crimes Unit, a division dedicated to investigating ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious, mind bending
Plot: special agents, investigation, fbi, fighting crime, law enforcement, haunted by the past, profiler, rookie, dark past, female agent, police, nypd ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 2K
Vanished (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Vanished is an American serial drama television series produced by 20th Century Fox. The series premiered on August 21, 2006 on Fox and its last episode aired on November 10, 2006. Based in Atlanta, Georgia, the series begins with the sudden ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, tense ...
Plot: missing person, investigation, mission, disappearance, haunted by the past, suspicion, suicide, mysterious character, fbi, law enforcement, ransom, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: atlanta
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%