Movies like Paris Belongs to Us

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Paris Belongs to Us (1961)
 6.8
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Paris Belongs to Us (1961)
Original name: Paris nous appartient
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A young woman joins a theatrical troupe where she slowly believes that the director is involved with a secret group and that he is in grave danger.
Style: psychological, tense, atmospheric, mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: mental illness, theater, new wave, investigation, politics, intrigue, danger, amateur detective, dishonesty, immigrants, actor's life, state affairs, mysterious character, secret movement, mystery, suicide, conspiracy, drunkenness, brother sister relationship, french new wave, telephone call
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1957
Place: france, paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and psychological films with plots about mystery, crimes, dishonesty, murder, danger, investigation and deadly mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Paris Belongs to Us: The Lady Vanishes (2013), Fever (1999), The Spanish Prisoner (1997), The Balibo Conspiracy (2009), Archangel (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Lady Vanishes (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
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Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.9
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Fever (1999)
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Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Spanish Prisoner (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Balibo Conspiracy (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: As Indonesia prepares to invade the tiny nation of East Timor, five Australian based journalists go missing. Four weeks later, veteran foreign correspondent Roger East is lured to East Timor by the young and charismatic José Ramos-Horta to tell the ...
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 6.5
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Archangel (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
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Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, realistic, mind bending ...
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Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.5
 345
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: mind bending, psychological, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: murder, danger, best friends, filmmaking, crimes, who done it, looking for sex, mystery, chases and races, investigation, journalism, serial killer ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Blind Horizon (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: serious, psychological, tense, suspenseful, bleak ...
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Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 7.7
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The Tenant (1976)
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Country: France, USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A quiet and inconspicuous man (Trelkovsky) rents an apartment in France where the previous tenant committed suicide, and begins to suspect his landlord and neighbors are trying to subtly change him into the last tenant so that he too will kill ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, surreal, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, suicide, ghost, mental illness, supernatural, mystery, identity, split personality, haunted by the past, nervous breakdown, polish, losing-it hero ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Mulholland Drive (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: After a car wreck on the winding Mulholland Drive renders a woman amnesic, she and a perky Hollywood-hopeful search for clues and answers across Los Angeles in a twisting venture beyond dreams and reality.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Slap the Monster on Page One (1972)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: 1972, Milano. We are just a few days before the general elections. The daughter of a well-known professor is found dead. Mr Bizanti editor in chief of newspaper "Il Giornale", in agreement with its owner Mr. Montelli, decides to charge of ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: journalism, politics, murder, legal, false accusation, frame up, manipulations, who done it, crimes, state affairs, media, investigation ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 3.5
 367
Assumed Killer (2013)
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Duration: 87 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Shadow of Doubt (1998)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
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Style: psychological, mind bending, rough, serious, realistic ...
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Black Box (2005)
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Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 736
Cortex (2008)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 6.8
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Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.7
 510
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.8
 1K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 160 min.
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Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
 1K
Harlequin (1980)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, serious, realistic
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Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
No Strings Attached (1997)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Gun, a Car, a Blonde (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, mind bending, realistic ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 348
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: realistic, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: murder, siblings relations, mystery, crimes, mysterious character, cons and scams, family relations, hidden identity, estate, disorder, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, saint tropez
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Hanging Offense (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, mind bending, realistic
Plot: in the woods, crimes, mystery, gays and lesbians, anniversary, deadly, law enforcement, murder, insomnia, obsession, female nudity, suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.9
 383
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: mind bending, bleak, serious, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: neo noir, mystery, losing-it hero, obsession, drug dealer, identity, apartment, nightmare, nightclub, cell phone, police, neighbor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 511
Small World (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Conrad Lang, a handyman in a rich family - he has been raised like a brother with Thomas, who has the same age -, accidentally puts fire to the big holiday house he keeps. He returns to the town he grew up in, to the family home, where Philippe, ...
Style: gloomy, suspenseful, realistic, serious, psychological
Plot: crimes, mystery, family relations, power relations, friendship, rivalry, mental illness, intrigue, master and servant, crime, investigation, family life ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%