Movies like Mummy An' the Armadillo

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Mummy An' the Armadillo (2004)
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Mummy An' the Armadillo (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Secrets, murders and lies... all in the name of family. In the middle of nowhere sits the Armadillo Café.The once popular, but now desolate, café is run by a strange family led a troubled, booze-addled mother (Betty Buckley) and a disturbed family (Lori Heuring, Brad Renfro, Jonathon Schaech). Their dark secrets are threatened when Sarah (Clare Kramer) arrives, seeking answers to her past.Turmoil reigns and emotions boil over as the horrifying truth unravels and Sarah barely escapes with her life.
Style: psychological, tense, scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: mind game, psychopath, crimes, mystery, family problems, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals, missing person, family relations, woman in danger, mysterious character, diner, abduction, hostage, dark and stormy night, mummy, torture, supernatural, isolation, cafe, confined, eccentric family, domestic disturbance, cowboy, tourist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa

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Most similar movies to Mummy An' the Armadillo

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, psychological and realistic films with plots about danger, crimes, woman in danger, mind game, deadly, rivalry and psychopath mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Mummy An' the Armadillo: Devil's Pond (2003), Holy Ghost People (2013), The Watch (2008), Supremacy (2014), Under Still Waters (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Devil's Pond (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: What starts out as a romantic honeymoon on a deserted island turns into a horrible nightmare as Julianne discovers that her new husband is psychotic...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, serious, scary
Plot: woman in danger, island, psychopath, honeymoon, couple relations, newlyweds, isolation, insanity, love and romance, family problems, kidnapping, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary
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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: religions or cults, missing person, rescue, crimes, uncover truth, woman in danger, clergy, religion, brainwashing, religious fanaticism, religious fanatic, siblings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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65%
 5.1
 890
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, tense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: mind game, manipulation, haunted by the past, mystery, isolation, rivalry, female protagonist, surveillance, supernatural, alone, strong female presence, forest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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64%
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Supremacy (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story centers on paroled white supremacist who has just killed a cop, and takes a black family hostage. Within hours of being released from 14 years of solitary confinement in maximum-security Pelican Bay State Prison, Garrett Tully is on the ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, psychological thriller
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: hostage, crimes, family in danger, mind game, society, confined, family relations, murder, racism, husband wife relationship, ex convict, kidnapped ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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56%
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Under Still Waters (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young married couple encounters a stranger who threatens their marriage and their lives.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: family problems, mysterious character, stranger, couples, sex scene, crumbling marriage, duel, marriage, isolation, alcohol abuse, life is a bitch, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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52%
The Perfect Tenant (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Twenty years ago Danny Summer found his father hanging from the rafters on Christmas Eve. Ever since that night he has been plotting revenge. When Brian Hartwell moves into Jessica Michael's guesthouse, she has no idea that her new tenant has a ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychological, mind bending ...
Plot: psychopath, mind game, mysterious character, split personality, haunted by the past, vengeance, chase, rivalry, intrigue, crimes, supernatural, mentally unstable ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
On the Inside (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A decent but troubled young man is sent to a psychiatric institution for the criminally insane and soon finds himself in a fight for his life battling ghosts inside his head and very real enemies all around him.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, mental institution, mental illness, psychopath, mentally unstable, confined, haunted by the past, woman in danger, redemption, criminal psychologist, crime and punishment, female prisoner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The House Next Door (2002)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A newlywed couple move into their dream home only to find that their next door neighbor isn't as good-natured as they had initially thought.
Style: serious, tense, bleak, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, home invasion, serial killer, investigation, crumbling marriage, family problems, family in danger, mind game, amateur detective, couples, couple relations, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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48%
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The Chair (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Psychology student Danielle inadvertently wakes a evil spirit while renting a century old Victorian house. In setting out to prove his existence, Danielle inadvertently frees and becomes a puppet of the spirit of serial killer Edgar Crowe. ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, serious
Plot: serial killer, good versus evil, supernatural, ghost, psychopath, supernatural ability, crimes, haunted by the past, woman in danger, amateur detective, curses spells and rituals, family in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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48%
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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: scary, bleak, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: ghost, mental breakdown, supernatural, mentally unstable, woman in danger, haunted by the past, isolation, writer's life, mind game, confined, uncover truth, haunted house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Killing Words (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A mild-mannered psychopath plays mind-games with a woman he has tied to a chair in his basement.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: serial killer, abduction, psychopath, mind game, murder, woman in danger, haunted by the past, vengeance, monologue, videotaping, kidnapper kidnapped relationship, empire ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.7
 360
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, family problems, sexual abuse, woman in danger, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.4
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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 ⇓
42%
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Poker Run (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Robert (Bertie Higgins) and Allan (J.D. Rudometkin) decide to add some excitement to their lives by taking up Harley riding. But things go south when two psychopathic bikers (Robert Thorne and Jay Wisell) kidnap their wives (Debra Hopkins and ...
Style: serious, tense, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: psychopath, desert, gang, confined, crimes, buddies, mind game, motorcycle chase, couple relations, family in crisis, biker, abduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Penthouse North (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A reclusive photojournalist lives quietly in a New York penthouse, until a smooth but sadistic criminal looking for a hidden fortune enters her life.
Style: neo noir, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: blindness, woman in danger, home invasion, loss of eyesight, mind game, rivalry, crimes, female protagonist, heroine, villain, confrontation, showdown ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: afghanistan, usa, new york
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38%
The Disappeared (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Following the disappearance of his younger brother Tom, Matthew Ryan tries to put his life and sanity back together. However the past keeps coming back to haunt him.
Style: serious, psychological, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: missing person, haunted by the past, family relations, parents and children, religions or cults, teenage life, destiny, crimes, brother, disappearance, kidnapping, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
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37%
The Iris Effect (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, Dr. Sarah Hathaway hired private eyes trying to find her missing son, the painter Thomas, who ran away from their home ten years ago after a quarrel with her. She finds a clue in a catalog of a panting exhibition in San Petersburg ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological, realistic
Plot: missing person, mind game, investigation, haunted by the past, uncover truth, estrangement, family relations, mystery, private detective, amateur detective, crimes, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, los angeles, usa, st. petersburg russia
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The Bleeding House (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Smiths -- a family with a secret past -- are visited by a sweet-talking southern gentleman who is looking for small town humanity. But they'll soon find out that kindness towards strangers is not always rewarded, and the secretive ...
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, mysterious character, psychopath, violent death, crimes, family problems, family life, obsession, vengeance, haunted by the past, family secret, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 5.2
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True Blue (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Rembrandt Macy (Tom Berenger) is a maverick cop assigned to a case where the primary evidence is a woman's hand found in a pond. Investigators identify the dead, and Macy is lead into a young woman's past. Macy's primary path to ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, intense, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: blackmail, murder, uncover truth, investigation, mind game, tough law enforcer, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, police corruption, dishonesty, gang ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.9
 819
Shelter Island (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Ally Sheedy is a retired golfer turned motivational speaker. Patsy Kensit plays her lover and also works with her. There is another girl as well. There are some difficulties at work, a New York firm. So Ally decides she's going to go away for ...
Style: serious, tense, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: crimes, lesbian sex, island, mind game, couples, obsession, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, mysterious character, stalking, isolation, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Voice of a Murderer (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: One day, the only son of famous news anchor HAN Kyung-bae, disappears without a trace. Soon, the kidnapper calls the mother demanding a $100,000 ransom. The police assign a veteran inspector to the case and assemble a top-notch task force to work ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, rough, sad ...
Plot: police investigation, kidnapping, crimes, family problems, chase, mind game, blackmail, death of child, reporter, child abduction, child in peril, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
When the Bough Breaks (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A police detective investigates the apparent serial killing of several children which is linked to an institutionalized, autistic child.
Style: scary, rough, serious, psychological, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, missing person, investigation, mentally unstable, witnessing a crime, police investigation, crimes, mystery, police detective, psychopath, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Happy Here and Now (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When an unhappy young woman disappears, her worried sister desperately searches the internet for a clue to her missing sibling's whereabouts.
Style: serious, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: missing person, riddles and clues, woman in danger, amateur detective, investigation, mind game, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, mystery, dishonesty, crimes, voyeurism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Mother's Boys (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sexy but unstable wife and mother Jude walked out on her family three years ago. Now, just as suddenly, she is back. But her husband, Robert, has fallen in love with Callie, an assistant principal at his sons' school. He asks Jude for a ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, mentally unstable, psychopath, dysfunctional family, family in danger, family life, infidelity, family problems, murder, hidden identity, stalking, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Cold Creek Manor (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Wanting to escape city life for the countryside, New Yorkers Cooper Tilson (Quaid), his wife Leah (Stone) and their two children move into a dilapidated old mansion still filled with the possessions of the previous family. Turning it into their ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: country house, family problems, haunted house, crimes, police investigation, mystery, hospital, horse, teenage girl, psychopath, family relations, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.7
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Show Me (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When two squeegee kids descend upon Sarah and her luxury sedan, the fuse is lit on a tense cat and mouse tale of captors and captives. Sarah is forced to continue her trip to an isolated cottage where the twisted trio bait and entice one another in ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, psychological, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, mind game, woman in danger, teenage life, isolation, captivity, couples, youth, confined, rivalry, lesbian, lgbt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.1
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Roulette (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When three very different people (Mike Baldwin, Will Haza, Ali Lukowski) from three completely different worlds begin a deadly game of Russian Roulette, they soon discover that their pasts are a trilogy of overlapping events that have brought them ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, psychological, non-linear ...
Plot: russian roulette, suicide, life is a bitch, mind game, destiny, down on your luck, game of death, woman in danger, deadly, danger, unreliable narrator, gun
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Good Marriage (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After 25 years of a good marriage, what will Darcy do once she discovers her husband's sinister secret?
Style: suspenseful, psychological, realistic, tense, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, dark secret, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, marriage, murder, family problems, uncover truth, crumbling marriage, crimes, couples, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Boston Strangler: The Untold Story (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Boston Strangler: The Untold Story is an intense true-crime thriller about Albert De Salvo, a wise cracking, small time criminal with an unrelenting sex drive, who ultimately falsely confesses to being the strangler that wreaked havoc in Boston ...
Style: serious, scary, psychological, realistic, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, prison life, law enforcement, confined, psychopath, prison, woman in danger, manipulation, rivalry, deadly, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.2
 366
Harm's Way (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Darlene and her daughter Victoria seek refuge at a remote rural safe house for abused women that's run by the strict and tough, but folksy and supportive Bea. Things turn sour when Bea proves to be a total lunatic with an especially dangerous ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: psychopath, on the run, supernatural, youth, mental illness, woman in danger, false accusation, farm, rivalry, mind game, life is a bitch, who done it ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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30%