Movies like Mysteries

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Mysteries (1978)
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Mysteries (1978)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the winter of 1891 a stranger arrives in a small coastal town on the Isle of Man. His presence soon disturbs the lives of the local inhabitants, especially the beautiful daughter of the parson.
Style: serious, surprise ending, enigmatic, psychological, captivating, sexual, dark humor, sexy, mind bending, realistic
Plot: small town, mystery, mysterious character, obsession, social relations, stranger, nudity (full frontal - brief), rich man, coast, suicide, intrigue, village, contests and competitions, village life, small town life, deadly, love triangle, wealth, dwarf, prejudice, intolerance, little person
Time: 70s
Place: holland

Most similar movies to Mysteries

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and atmospheric films with plots about mystery, crimes, murder, small town, small town life, obsession and deadly mostly in Drama, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like Mysteries: Hukkle (2002), The Mystery of Edwin Drood (2012), UV (2007), Main Street (2010), The Condemned (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hukkle (2002)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Using almost no dialogue, the film follows a number of residents (both human and animal) of a small rural community in Hungary - an old man with hiccups, a shepherdess and her sheep, an old woman who may or may not be up to no good, some ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Plot: mystery, murder, investigation, social relations, crimes, deadly, small town, murder mystery, female assassin, small town life, crime, criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Mystery of Edwin Drood (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: An exploration of Charles Dickens's unfinished work in which the mystery of the murder of Edwin Drood is examined.
Style: tense, serious, atmospheric, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: murder, obsession, stalking, mystery, orphan, human nature, small town, crimes, uncover truth, perversion, danger, hate ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.6
 390
UV (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: During the absence of Philipp, in his house appears the stranger, who calls himself Boris. He says that he was the school comrade of Philipp and it arrived to visit old friend. Boris charms all households and remains to await Philipp. Only one ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: murder, family relations, mystery, hidden identity, danger, crimes, estate, mysterious character, dishonesty, stranger, paranoia, mysterious past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, saint tropez
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 4.7
 3K
Main Street (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: From the once thriving tobacco warehouses, to the current run-down and closed shops of Five Points, a diverse group of residents and their respective life changes when outsider Gus Leroy brings something new and potentially dangerous into their ...
Style: psychological, tense, serious, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: estrangement, introspection, mysterious character, intrigue, social relations, small town, small town life, hopes, dishonesty
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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 5.5
 239
The Condemned (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Puerto Rico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Determined to restore her dying father's reputation, Ana travels to the remote town of Rosales. Decades ago, he settled there and opened his first free clinic for cancer research. He launched an illustrious medical career - and fell in love. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, twists and turns
Plot: haunted house, small town, mystery, isolation, social relations, estate, doctor, island, museum, medical experiment, death of father, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: puerto rico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.9
 2K
Track 29 (1988)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Years after a desperate teenage Linda gives up her baby for adoption, she finds herself face-to-face with Martin, a young man claiming to be her long-lost son. Linda embraces Martin and in him finds a welcome reprieve from her unhappy marriage to ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, atmospheric, realistic, serious ...
Plot: obsession, adoption, love and romance, mystery, mentally unstable, crimes, mysterious character, betrayal, couples, family problems, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Kissed by Winter (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Following her son's death, Victoria moves to a small community to work as a doctor at the local clinic. She attempts to forget and move on with her life but finds it impossible when a local boy is found dead in the snow and Victoria must tell ...
Style: serious, captivating, disturbing, enigmatic, sincere ...
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, murder, mystery, uncover truth, love and romance, intrigue, dishonesty, crimes, who done it, female director, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Ten Days Wonder (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Anthony Perkins, a young sculptor with a weird penchant for waking up in strange hotels with his memory wiped clean and bloodied hands, invites a former professor (Michel Piccoli) to the Gatsby-like provincial manor presided over by his powerful ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: murder, amateur detective, love and romance, estate, family problems, couples, family relations, riddles and clues, adoption, love triangle, family in crisis, parents and children ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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The Other Side of Sleep (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Ireland, Netherlands, Hungary
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Loosely inspired by the director’s own memory of a girl’s disappearance from her village, the film follows Arlene (Antonia Campbell-Hughes), a young factory worker living alone in a rural Irish community.
Style: tense, surreal, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, investigation, obsession, who done it, crimes, amateur detective, insomnia, small town, paranoia, funeral, corpse, sleepwalking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.3
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Nevada (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Chrysty walks through the desert carrying nothing and heading nowhere. She enters a very small town called Silver City. The local community of woman is intrigued by the sudden arrival of an attractive stranger and they find out that Chrysty left a ...
Style: touching, sexual, sexy, realistic, serious
Plot: small town, mysterious character, on the run, pregnancy, village, feminism, infidelity, desert, village life, small town life, gays and lesbians, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: nevada, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Weighed But Found Wanting (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The son of a wealthy man, Junior has everything he could possibly want. But the emptiness of his extravagant lifestyle and the hypocrisy of the town's so-called leading citizens weigh heavily on him, and he reaches out to the village outcasts.
Style: sexual, realistic, serious, sexy
Plot: couples, small town life, couple relations, village, small town, friendship, village life, family relations, social relations, single parent, church, cemetery ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Sisterhood of Night (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a teenage girl says she's the victim of a secret network called The Sisterhood of Night, a quiet suburban town becomes the backdrop for a modern-day Salem witch trial.
Style: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: small town, mystery, investigation, social relations, crimes, life is a bitch, teenage life, danger, society, dishonesty, strong female presence, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.6
 3K
The Castle (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Michael Haneke's adaptation of Franz Kafka's unfinished novel Das Schloss. K arrives in a remote village a stranger. In attempting to establish himself there, he enters the nightmarish world of the castle bureaucracy.
Style: allegory, realistic, serious, surreal, bleak ...
Plot: village, bureaucracy, social relations, palaces castles and temples, society, life is a bitch, uninvited guest, village life, distopia, barmaid, falling in love, castle ...
Place: austria, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.0
 231
Interstate 84 (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a body is found floating in an upstate New York river, hard-drinking cop Joe Weldon is left with few clues. After uncovering the man's identity - an enigmatic simpleton named Hap - Weldon is led to the crooked hustler who took advantage of ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: police investigation, life is a bitch, introspection, murder, uncover truth, small town life, law enforcement, misfit, crimes, alcohol abuse, redemption, addiction ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Disappearance of Finbar (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Ireland, Sweden, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A dissatisfied teen disappears from his small town, leaving friends to wonder about his whereabouts.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, missing person, small town, obsession, self discovery, small town life, track down, on the road, friends, coming of age, youth, best friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: sweden, ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Saint Martyrs of the Damned (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A reporter goes to a mysterious village to investigate mysterious disappearances until one night, his friend gets abducted and every citizen wants him dead.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, captivating, scary ...
Plot: missing person, small town, mystery, bankruptcy, journalism, crimes, media, ghost, village, mysterious woman, hotel, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.0
 4K
Daylight (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A successful lawyer finds out that she has a half-brother who is imprisoned in a secure hospital after he brutally murdered his neighbor and their baby.
Style: psychological, tense, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: murder, legal investigation, autism, investigation, mystery, crimes, siblings relations, uncover truth, dedicated lawyer, legal, life is a bitch, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Northern Lights (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Hoping to leave behind troubled days in the Baltimore city police department, Nate Burns (Eddie Cibrian) journeys to Alaska, where he takes up a quiet life as a small-town sheriff and begins a romance with spirited bush pilot Meg Galligan (LeAnn ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, mind bending ...
Plot: mystery, law enforcement, crimes, danger, romance, deadly, small town life, love affair, curses spells and rituals, small town, brother brother relationship, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, baltimore, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 5.6
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Stunts (1977)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a stunt man dies while he is involved in the making of a motion picture, his brother takes his place in order to find out what really happened.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: filmmaking, murder, danger, investigation, mystery, crimes, amateur detective, who done it, stuntman, best friends, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.2
 7K
The 4th Man (1983)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An alcoholic writer begins having visions apparently warning him of impending danger. After he delivers a lecture, he begins an affair with a woman from the audience. The visions intensify, however, and begin to threaten his relationship with the ...
Style: dark humor, erotic, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: castration, danger, a vision, nightmare, spider, manipulation, mentally unstable, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Malice Aforethought (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Dr. Edmund Bickleigh is married to a particularly overbearing woman who reminds him at every turn that he is living in her house. But the good doctor has outside interests to help him cope.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: mystery, mind game, mysterious character, investigation, deadly, danger, dishonesty, obsession, couple relations, dangerous attraction, murder, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Hanging Offense (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: mystery, obsession, murder, law enforcement, crimes, deadly, insomnia, anniversary, death of son, in the woods, gays and lesbians, rabbit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.2
 12K
Teorema (1968)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A wealthy Italian household is turned upside down when a handsome stranger (Terence Stamp) arrives, makes love to every family member and then disappears. Each has an epiphany of sorts, but none can figure out who the seductive visitor was or why he ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, thought provoking, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, village, miraculous event, visitor, stranger, family problems, couple relations, mysterious character, lifestyle, mystery, dull life, nosy ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 6.8
 6K
Innocence (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Belgium, France, UK, Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A look inside an offbeat boarding school for young girls.
Style: surreal, suspenseful, psychological, enigmatic, stylized ...
Plot: boarding school life, boarding school, mystery, society, school, childhood, friendship between girls, coming of age, teenage life, ballet, youth, adulthood ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, tokyo, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.8
 1K
Brigham City (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wes Clayton is a lawman and a bishop in a Mormon community called Brigham. The town is shaken when a woman from California is found murdered. Clayton and his young deputy work with an FBI agent sent to investigate. As a civil and spiritual leader in ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, murder investigation, small town, sheriff, mystery, mormon, crime, crimes, law enforcement, deadly, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: utah, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.4
 467
Everything (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man visits a prostitute but just wants to talk. She goes along with it until he starts asking questions. Is he just a loner or is there a different reason for him to come here?
Style: serious, realistic, tense, talky, surprise ending
Plot: prostitute, mystery, mysterious character, mind game, father daughter reunion, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, police officer, sexual abuse, curiosity, female full frontal nudity, cell phone ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Last Year at Marienbad (1961)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Takes place in a chateau, an ambiguous story of a man and a woman who may or may not have met last year at Marienbad.
Style: psychological, surreal, atmospheric, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: chateau, hotel, mystery, obsession, amnesia, haunted by the past, romance, new wave, dishonesty, destiny, love affair, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.8
 1K
Wetherby (1985)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The mysterious death of an enigmatic young man newly arrived in the suburb of Wetherby releases the long-repressed, dark passions of some of its residents.
Style: gloomy, psychological, contemplative, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: solitude, obsession, investigation, world war two, suicide by gunshot, memory, haunted by the past, mystery, deadly, crimes, mysterious character, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.9
 391
Frozen Days (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Israel
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Meow is a young woman roaming the streets and nightclubs of Tel Aviv. She lives in empty apartments and surfs the internet chat rooms. She decides to meet Alex, her chat buddy. They plan to meet in a nightclub but a suicide bombing prevents their ...
Style: psychological, bleak, mind bending, serious, realistic ...
Plot: neo noir, losing-it hero, obsession, mystery, identity, apartment, false name, scooter, nightlife, drug, nightclub, drugs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Mystery of Rampo (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Edogawa Rampo is a writer whose latest work is censored by the government, deemed too disturbing and injurious to the public to be allowed to be published. However, after burning his drafts, his publisher shows him a newspaper with an account of ...
Style: sexual, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, sexy ...
Plot: murder, writers, writer's life, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, investigation, journalism, mystery, media, deadly, femme fatale, manipulations ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%