Movies like Mindstorm 2001

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Mindstorm (2001)
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Mindstorm (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A psychic's investigation into the disappearance of a Senator's daughter leads her to a dangerous cult and the truth about her mysterious past.
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: missing person, secret experiment, fbi, politician, amnesia, mind reading, fbi agent, psychic, psychic power, cult, cult leader, investigation, uncover truth, mystery, mind control, gunfight, ranch, helicopter, senator

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, serious and psychological films with plots about investigation, murder, mystery, missing person, danger, death and crimes mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Horror genres. Some movies like Mindstorm: Devil's Gate (2017), Control Factor (2003), Dead Awake (2001), Scanners (1981), Chosen (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Devil's Gate (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in the small town of Devil's Gate, North Dakota, the film examines the disappearance of a local woman and her young son. Schull plays an FBI agent who helps the local sheriff search for answers. Partnering with a deputy , they track down ...
Style: colourful, disturbing, scary, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: fbi, fbi agent, missing person, police investigation, threat, supernatural, danger, escapades, crimes, brutality, deadly, corpse ...
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95%
Control Factor (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An average everyman discovers he's the unwitting target of an ultra secret domestic black-op centering on mind control.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mind control, brainwashing, mind game, manhunt, undercover, rivalry, government agency, investigation, uncover truth, political conspiracy, murder, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
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72%
 5.2
 720
Dead Awake (2001)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An insomniac (Stephen Baldwin) who walks the streets at night witnesses a murder which triggers a strange chain of events.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, captivating
Plot: murder, insomnia, psychopath, amateur detective, mind game, protagonist as suspect, mystery, investigation, uncover truth, dishonesty, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
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68%
 6.8
 51K
Scanners (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Darryl Revok is the most powerful of all the scanners, and is the head of the underground scanner movement for world domination. Scanners have great psychic power, strong enough to control minds; they can inflict enormous pain/damage on their ...
Style: disturbing, tense, suspenseful, intense, scary ...
Plot: mind control, telekinesis, scientist, world domination, murder, mind reading, supernatural ability, misfit, social misfits, violence, conspiracy, exploitation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 5.6
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Chosen (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film follows Michael Todd, a lonely college student, with no direction in his life; he is assigned a research paper about a local New Orleans legend, the tale of Erica Fisc, a girl who disappeared some twenty years prior. As he looks into the ...
Style: tense, serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: missing person, uncover truth, investigation, danger, on the run, cult
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.6
 4K
Down (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After the elevators at a New York City skyscraper begin inexplicably malfunctioning, putting its passengers at risk, mechanic Mark Newman (James Marshall) and reporter Jennifer Evans (Naomi Watts) begin separate investigations. Newman gets ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: elevator, deadly, mad scientist, investigation, supernatural, gory, mystery, murder, technology gone awry, woman in danger, uncover truth, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.1
 16K
The Empty Man (2020)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa, UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: After a group of teens from a small Midwestern town begin to mysteriously disappear, the locals believe it is the work of an urban legend known as The Empty Man. As a retired cop investigates and struggles to make sense of the stories, he discovers ...
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, tense, neo noir ...
Plot: occult, cult, investigation, sacrifice, sect, creature, sex scene, teenager, suicide, bridge, lovecraftian, danger ...
Place: missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.2
 10K
The Recall (2017)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When five friends vacation at a remote lake house, they expect nothing less then a good time, unaware that Earth is under attack by an alien invasion and mass-abductions.
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, tense, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: asthma, inhaler, asthma attack, alien abduction, cabin in the woods, mind control, ufo, alien invasion, spacecraft, escape attempt, danger, humanity in peril ...
Place: alaska, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Banshee Chapter (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On the trail of a missing friend who had been experimenting with mind-altering drugs, a young journalist - aided by a rogue counter-culture writer, The Silence of The Lambs -- finds herself drawn into the dangerous world of top-secret government ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: missing person, desert, uncover truth, found footage, ghost, radio broadcast, drug use, lovecraftian, experiment, experimental drug, supernatural, video camera ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Nine Miles Down (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Hungary, Australia, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the Sahara desert, a sandstorm batters a deserted drilling station. A security patrolman, battles through the high winds to investigate why all contact with the station has been lost. Originally built for gas exploration, and then abandoned, the ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, scary, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: isolation, investigation, geologist, hell, mysterious character, delusion, hallucination, scientific research, desert, mystery, confined, gas ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sahara, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The River King (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Abel Grey is sent to investigate the death of a boy from an exclusive local school, who is found floating in the river. Fearing scandal, the school insists it was suicide. But after discovering from the boy's girlfriend, Carlin, that he was ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, suspense, disturbing
Plot: mystery, investigation, uncover truth, murder, school, deadly, teenager, dishonesty, danger, life is a bitch, chase, ghost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Art of Dying (2000)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Spain a young artist has gone missing, and a hardened detective takes on the case. Six friends become the focus of the investigation, being pressured for their knowledge of the artist's whereabouts. They all deny involvement, and soon they ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, slasher, suspense ...
Plot: investigation, secret identity, police detective, missing person, friendship, amateur detective, crimes, deadly, mystery, danger, rivalry, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Fourth Kind (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Since the 1960s, a disproportionate number of the population in and around Nome, Alaska, have gone missing. Despite FBI investigations, the disappearances remain a mystery. Dr. Abigail Tyler, a psychologist, may be on the verge of blowing the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: ufo, alien abduction, alien encounter, space and aliens, hypnosis, patient, disappearance, investigation, paranormal activity, abduction, uncover truth, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2000
Place: alaska, usa, california, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The X Files: I Want to Believe (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Six years after the events of The X-Files series finale, former FBI agent Doctor Dana Scully is now a staff physician at Our Lady of Sorrows, a Catholic hospital, and treating a boy named Christian who has Sandhoff disease, a terminal brain ...
Style: suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense, exciting, twists and turns ...
Plot: alien, abduction, priest, psychic, fbi, special agents, supernatural ability, psychopath, investigation, mystery, supernatural, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: virginia, usa, washington d.c., west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.1
 11K
The I Inside (2004)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Simon Cable wakes up in a hospital bed, confused and disoriented. He soon discovers from doctors that he has amnesia and is unable to remember the last two years of his life. Cable investigates what has happened to him and slowly pieces together his ...
Style: psychological, mind bending, atmospheric, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: memory loss, hospital, mystery, murder, nightmare, memory, uncover truth, mind game, paranoia, time loop, dishonesty, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, year 2000, year 2002
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Sound of My Voice (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A journalist and his girlfriend get pulled in while they investigate a cult whose leader claims to be from the future.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, tense, ambiguous ending, enigmatic ...
Plot: manipulation, cult leader, journalist, uncover truth, working undercover, religions or cults, manipulations, cult, exploit, filmmaking, society, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
I'll Follow You Down (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After the disappearance of a young scientist on a business trip, his son and wife struggle to cope, only to make a bizarre discovery years later - one that may bring him home.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological, mind bending
Plot: time travel, missing person, uncover truth, mystery, inventions and discoveries, obsession, scientist, professor, missing father, laboratory, blackboard, student ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.3
 14
Ura Horror (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Found footage horror by Shiraishi Kôji.
Style: anthology, bleak, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: psychokinesis, found footage, curse, psychic power, suicide, psychic, video camera, mystery, camera, filmmaker, neck breaking, dwarf ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 3.2
 1K
Dead Sea (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Marine Biologist is assigned to investigate the mysterious deaths of marine life in an inland salt water lake that have been attributed to a creature thought to have been the stuff of legend.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: legend, artifact, excavation, murder, fear, investigation, survival, sea monster, danger, predator, eaten alive, diver ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.3
 15K
Radius (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Liam wakes from a car crash with no memory of who he is. As he makes his way into town to look for help, he finds only dead bodies, all with strange pale eyes. Liam's first assessment is that a virus is present in the air, but he soon discovers ...
Style: enigmatic, suspense, captivating, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: missing person, amnesia, death, alone, police, suspicion, car accident, supernatural ability, murder, memory loss, suicide by gunshot, boat ...
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.1
 790
Absence (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Doctors are baffled when an expectant mother wakes to find her nearly-to-term pregnancy apparently disappear overnight. Police investigate the situation as a missing child, and only her husband and brother trust her version of events.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: alien abduction, missing child, mystery, danger, family relations, uncover truth, investigation, pregnancy, supportive spouse, family problems, abduction, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Conspiracy Theory (1997)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A man obsessed with conspiracy theories becomes a target after one of his theories turns out to be true. Unfortunately, in order to save himself, he has to figure out which theory it is.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: conspiracy, cia, chase, political conspiracy, taxi driver, obsession, paranoia, murder, uncover truth, manhunt, fbi, torture ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.3
 105K
Paycheck (2003)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Michael Jennings is a genius who's hired – and paid handsomely – by high-tech firms to work on highly sensitive projects, after which his short-term memory is erased so he's incapable of breaching security. But at the end of a ...
Style: futuristic, serious, tech noir, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: memory loss, frame up, time travel, cyberpunk, time machine, chase, betrayal, technology, mystery, amnesia, lottery, on the run ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 3.4
 2K
Awaken (2015)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A random group of people wake up on an Island where they are being hunted down in a sinister plot to harvest their organs.
Style: captivating, enigmatic, tense, suspense, exciting
Plot: missing person, island, survival, abduction, female protagonist, amnesia, shooting, jungle, danger, violence, group of strangers, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Stepford Wives (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The urban aspirant photographer Joanna Eberhart moves from Manhattan to Stepford, Connecticut with her family. Her husband Walter Eberhart decided to live in a calm suburb, but Joanna did not like the neighborhood with beautiful and perfect ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: housewife, suburbs, feminism, small town, robot, missing person, woman in danger, women's liberation, mystery, crimes, couple relations, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: connecticut, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Chasing Sleep (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A college professor wakes up to find his wife has not returned home, then struggles to understand her disappearance.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, scary, serious ...
Plot: insomnia, missing person, nightmare, professor, police, uncover truth, obsession, crimes, deadly, murder, haunted by the past, pill ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 14K
The Canal (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Film archivist David and his wife are perfectly happy or so he believes. When a looming secret shatters their marriage at the same time as a turn-of-the-century film reel he is studying reveals their house to be the site of a 1902 multiple-murder, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, protagonist as suspect, murder, violence, husband wife relationship, investigation, mystery, obsession, haunted, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.8
 3K
Crawlspace (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of elite soldiers sent to infiltrate and extract the lead science team from Pine Gap, Australia's top secret underground military compound, after it comes under attack from unknown forces. The mission is compromised when they encounter ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic, suspense ...
Plot: military base, soldier, swat team, underground, survival, woman in danger, confined, experiment, military, danger, paranormal, creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.6
 18K
Pulse (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After one of their friends commits suicide, strange things begin happening to a group of young Tokyo residents. One of them sees visions of his dead friend in the shadows on the wall, while another's computer keeps showing strange, ghostly ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, dark ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: afterlife, ghost, internet, college student, supernatural, mystery, lifestyle, confined, isolation, suicide, supernatural power, missing person ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: tokyo, asia, latin america, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.5
 75K
The Wicker Man (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Police sergeant Neil Howie is called to an island village in search of a missing girl whom the locals claim never existed. Stranger still, however, are the rituals that take place there.
Style: cult film, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Plot: cult, ritual, investigation, island, virgin, foreskin, sacrifice, trap, paganism, disappearance, society, mystery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: scotland, europe, united kingdom, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%