Movies that are like Pi

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Pi (1998)
 7.4
 156K
Pi
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Style: psychological, surreal, atmospheric, stylized, cerebral, serious, intellectual, enigmatic, artsy, mind bending, philosophical, realistic, art house, tense, dark, talky, interesting, disturbing, clever, intense, bleak, melancholic, suspenseful, avant garde, futuristic
Plot: mathematics, insanity, obsession, genius, paranoia, mentor, dreams, science, surrealism, conspiracy, religion, judaism, existentialism, metaphysics, paranoid, god, storytelling, psychology, losing-it hero, philosophy, imagination, secrets, cyberpunk, twists & turns, prodigy, greed, loneliness, schizophrenia, mental illness, technology, creativity, visceral, dialogue, art, eccentricity, first contact, obsessive quest, stylish, migraine, headache, mathematician, religions or cults, life is a bitch, society, unfulfillment, hacker, rabbi, delusion, code, alienation, loner, surveillance, evidence, neighbor, wall street, computer system, god or devil, sanity, nervous breakdown, mad, hallucinations, question, jewish, troubled, talented, odd, mission, determination, secret, ten commandments, paranoid schizophrenia, door lock, human experimentation, orthodox jew, board game, hair, crutch, ant, game, journal, telescope, hebrew, briefcase, pills, landlady, chinese american, purity, brain, microscope, tai chi, kite, coincidence, supermarket, shaved head, metal detector, nosebleed, eyes, injection, teacher student relationship, mysticism
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
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Twelve Monkeys
Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
USA
129 min.
 8.0
Donnie Darko
Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
USA
113 min.
 8.1
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Most similar movies to Pi

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out atmospheric, cerebral, enigmatic and psychological films with plots including storytelling, psychology, paranoid, paranoia, twists & turns, obsession and dialogue themes mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Pi: Shutter Island (2010), Jacob's Ladder (1990), Twelve Monkeys (1995), One Point O (2004), Inland Empire (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 8.1
 942K
Shutter Island
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Style: surprise ending, psychological, suspenseful, twist ending, suspense, tense, twists and turns, surreal, dark, serious, cerebral, talky, scary, atmospheric, stylized, intense, mind bending, realistic, enigmatic, interesting, clever, bad ending, intellectual, disturbing, bleak, gothic, ambiguous ending
Plot: mental illness, uncover truth, mystery, reality vs fantasy, insanity, paranoia, plot twist, doctors and patients, psychology, mental institution, psychiatry, losing-it hero, schizophrenia, investigation, medical experiment, mental patient, memory, brainwashing, filicide, police investigation, psychological trauma, obsession, delusion, partners, psychotherapy, pretending to be someone else, human experimentation, island, isolation, psychiatrist, dreams, imagination, guilt, violence, murder, twists & turns, storytelling, secrets, conspiracy, doctors, corruption, identity, maze, prison escape, haunted by the past, paranoid, dialogue, missing person, neo-noir, adaptation
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1954, year 1945, 1940s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   89%
 
 7.5
 85K
Jacob's Ladder
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, psychological, disturbing, bleak, surprise ending, serious, twist ending, cerebral, twists and turns, suspenseful, dark, enigmatic, captivating, non-linear, philosophical, melancholic, macabre, meditative, frightening, intense, clever, scary, dark humor, bad ending, reflective, interesting, mind bending, gothic
Plot: vietnam war, paranoia, dreams, death, guilt, imagination, memory, conspiracy, hospital, oldies, losing-it hero, insanity, psychology, life & death, psychiatry, dealing with death, surrealism, storytelling, demons, existentialism, visceral, twists & turns, alternate reality, plot twist, flashbacks, uncover truth, paranoid, battle zone, soldier, supernatural, doctors, brutality, haunted by the past, first contact, metaphysics, maze, mental illness, loneliness, afterlife, redemption, secrets, urban, mind game, transformation, identity, mentor, gory, oneiric, philosophy, family problems
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: asia, vietnam, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   77%
 
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 8.0
 524K
Twelve Monkeys
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, surreal, psychological, serious, cerebral, absurd, non-linear, bleak, twists and turns, dark, twist ending, interesting, tricky, enigmatic, clever, stylized, philosophical, intellectual, suspenseful, suspense, dark humor, mind bending, reflective, tense, remake of french film, surprise ending
Plot: time travel, apocalypse, insanity, paranoia, virus, time loop, imagination, alternate reality, psychology, memory, mental illness, social misfits, mystery, postmodernism, dystopic future, end of the world, post apocalyptic, twists & turns, changing the past or future, psychiatry, storytelling, plot twist, plague, destiny, technology, distopia, race against time, existentialism, paranoid, save the world, philosophy, genius, first contact, parallel universe, greed, humanity, stockholm syndrome, catastrophe, alone in the world, alternate universe, creativity, dialogue, future dystopia, underground, psychiatrist, memory loss, chases and races, subterranean, monkey, deadly
Time: future, 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 1990s, year 1917, year 1990, year 1996, 1910s
Place: philadelphia, baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   51%
 
 6.1
 5K
One Point O
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania, Iceland
Duration: 92 min.
Style: surreal, psychological, atmospheric, stylized, serious, cerebral, enigmatic, art house, suspenseful, futuristic, scary, non-linear, mind bending, artsy, biting, tricky, clever, reflective, melancholic, bleak, satirical
Plot: paranoia, cyberpunk, robot, elevator, surveillance, paranoid, mystery, crimes, existentialism, storytelling, dishonesty, twists & turns, distopia, virtual reality, eccentricity, internet, androids, secrets, technology, life philosophy, society, creativity, pornography, life is a bitch, nanotechnology, package, apartment, motor, computer, neighbor, investigation, mind game, spelling bee, greed, clones, isolation, betrayal, runaway, end of the world, corporate america, art, mentor, video game, catastrophe, future dystopia, dialogue, gangsters, insanity, small community, mind control
Time: contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   55%
 
 7.0
 48K
Inland Empire
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Poland, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Style: surreal, psychological, atmospheric, serious, enigmatic, non-linear, art house, offbeat, realistic, cerebral, meditative, mind bending, dark, disturbing, tense, absurd, artsy, suspenseful, intellectual, breathtaking, melancholic, talky, stylized, harsh, macabre, philosophical, bleak, psychedelic, colourful, avant garde
Plot: identity, murder, surrealism, insanity, storytelling, alternate reality, mystery, hotel, danger, actor's life, gory, existentialism, dreams, woman in danger, visceral, art, pornography, infidelity, artists and showbiz, hollywood, obsession, life philosophy, creativity, maze, circus, guilt, dialogue, redemption, losing-it hero, brutality, filmmaking, metaphysics, couple relations, catastrophe, loneliness, dangerous attraction, life & death, crime gone awry, psychology, vengeance, violent husband, spectacle, wife, parallel world, movie star, movie business, married couple, society, eccentricity, chaos
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, poland, europe, usa, los angeles, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   52%
 
A Scanner Darkly
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: surreal, stylized, clever, bleak, psychological, psychedelic, offbeat, twists and turns, serious, cerebral, philosophical, talky, dark, atmospheric, futuristic, interesting, enigmatic, twist ending, dark humor, depressing, non-linear, suspenseful, intellectual, disturbing, mind bending, melancholic, harsh, tense, ambiguous ending, surprise ending
Plot: drug abuse, surveillance, addiction, schizophrenia, cyberpunk, drug addiction, drugs, undercover cop, paranoia, surrealism, existentialism, undercover, conspiracy, marijuana, philosophy, identity, neo noir, postmodernism, dystopic future, drugs/alcohol, storytelling, future dystopia, weed, adaptation, working undercover, paranoid, urban, twists & turns, psychology, insanity, crimes, stylish, distopia, depression, life philosophy, dialogue, imagination, plot twist, heroin, corruption, dishonesty, mental illness, brutality, crime gone awry, creativity, greed, violent, pornography, brain, cocaine
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   64%
 
 8.1
 668K
Donnie Darko
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, psychological, clever, stylized, serious, cerebral, enigmatic, dark, offbeat, interesting, twist ending, intellectual, non-linear, dark humor, philosophical, bad ending, suspense, captivating, melancholic, reflective, disturbing, tense, gloomy, mind bending, biting, tragicomedy, gothic, avant garde
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, insanity, dreams, time loop, schizophrenia, parallel universe, imaginary friend, psychology, destiny, end of the world, social misfits, postmodernism, plot twist, storytelling, teenage love, existentialism, philosophy, twists & turns, imagination, alternate reality, mental illness, metaphysics, rock, life & death, loneliness, stylish, high school life, suburbs, cult, psychiatry, obsession, life philosophy, paranoid, alternate universe, pornography, crazy, suburban life, teenage life, misfit, morality, society, youth, doctors and patients, death, supernatural, psychological thriller, parent child relationship, loss, teenager, airplane
Time: 20th century, 80s, future
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   43%
 
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Martha Marcy May Marlene
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: psychological, tense, bleak, disturbing, serious, enigmatic, realistic, art house, melancholic, gloomy, dark, captivating, talky, stylized, meditative, cerebral, depressing, atmospheric, interesting, suspense, surreal, intense, harsh, breathtaking, reflective, artsy, dramatic, non-linear, cynical, clever, macabre, ambiguous ending
Plot: cult, sexual abuse, paranoia, runaway, rape, murder, psychology, sexuality, sisters, brainwashing, police investigation, dysfunctional family, haunted by the past, relationships, character study, lake or river, insanity, sex, manipulation, visceral, religions or cults, pornography, loneliness, paranoid, depression, brutality, obsession, complex characters, twists & turns, secrets, sexualized violence, violent, mentor, storytelling, family relations, siblings relations, identity, writers, family drama, guilt, mental illness, estrangement, moral ambiguity, mystery, isolation, hippie, life is a bitch, art, violence, society
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, california, connecticut, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   51%
 
 6.4
 31K
The Nines
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, cerebral, intellectual, bad ending, philosophical, absurd, surreal, clever, enigmatic, thought provoking, idiotic, twist ending, interesting, touching, suspense, artsy, talky, ironic, non-linear, dark humor, melancholic, witty, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, tv series pilot
Plot: obsession, god, mystery, metaphysics, parallel universe, surrealism, alternate reality, existentialism, storytelling, actor's life, plot twist, writers, multiple storylines, surveillance, twists & turns, philosophy, psychology, reality tv, life philosophy, dialogue, sarcasm, greed, creativity, destiny, maze, artists and showbiz, pornography, first contact, catastrophe, relationships, depression, sexualized violence, secrets, theology, arson, arrest, television, prostitute, neighbor, video game, death, imagination, mentor, art, writing, amnesia, adaptation, losing-it hero, writer's life, supernatural
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   47%
 
Mulholland Drive
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 147 min.
Style: psychological, surreal, mind bending, suspense, twists and turns, suspenseful, art house, atmospheric, stylized, serious, enigmatic, non-linear, cerebral, dark, erotic, breathtaking, realistic, melancholic, absurd, captivating, disturbing, meditative, intellectual, interesting, talky, artsy, clever, twist ending, sexual, tense, avant garde, surprise ending, tv series pilot
Plot: surrealism, amnesia, mystery, postmodernism, imagination, uncover truth, alternate reality, dreams, hollywood, hallucination, plot twist, strong sexual content, lesbian, showbiz, obsession, identity, guilt, twists & turns, storytelling, mysterious character, pornography, neo-noir, psychology, insanity, manipulations, existentialism, loneliness, innocence lost, secrets, police investigation, art, visceral, relationships, dialogue, stylish, paranoid, parallel universe, paranoia, memory loss, sexualized violence, creativity, casting, filmmaking, woman in danger, artists and showbiz, cowboy, suicide, corpse, death, life is a bitch
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   41%
 
 8.0
 619K
Black Swan
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: surreal, psychological, suspense, atmospheric, dramatic, sexual, mind bending, disturbing, cerebral, twist ending, emotional, stylized, tense, sexy, serious, dark, intense, realistic, enigmatic, interesting, macabre, erotic, harsh, clever, bleak, artsy, suspenseful, captivating, ambiguous ending, surprise ending
Plot: obsession, ballet, mental illness, surrealism, mentor, paranoia, psychology, character study, artists and showbiz, hallucinations, dancer's life, ballerina, visceral, losing-it hero, mentor protege relationship, performer's life, loneliness, manipulation, showbiz, competition, dark fantasy, parents and children, teachers and students, rivalry, career, ambitious, nervous breakdown, mother daughter relationship, insanity, sex, dreams, dance, dancer, drugs/alcohol, strong sexual content, storytelling, sexualized violence, twists & turns, pornography, dancing, runaway, stylish, violent, brutality, sexual abuse, paranoid, art, psychiatry, violence, relationships
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   100%
 
 7.4
 80K
Take Shelter
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, tense, bleak, disturbing, serious, cerebral, surreal, intense, bad ending, realistic, twist ending, suspense, dramatic, enigmatic, dark, gloomy, suspenseful, depressing, talky, interesting, emotional, clever, melancholic, stylized, dark humor, harsh, heartbreaking, ambiguous ending
Plot: mental illness, obsession, paranoia, dreams, insanity, schizophrenia, apocalypse, losing-it hero, psychology, sanity, character study, small town, paranoid, depression, plot twist, storytelling, existentialism, family life, twists & turns, crazy, family drama, dysfunctional family, loneliness, family, violent, secrets, natural disaster, tragedy, chase, visceral, guilt, police investigation, greed, relationships, brutality, catastrophe, runaway, dialogue, identity, family problems, violence, death, construction worker, beach, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, forces of nature, unfulfillment, deaf
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1986, year 2011
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   52%
 
 6.9
 68K
Stay
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: psychological, surreal, stylized, surprise ending, twists and turns, atmospheric, serious, twist ending, cerebral, realistic, non-linear, enigmatic, intellectual, gloomy, bad ending, art house, artsy, melancholic, suspenseful, mind bending, tricky, philosophical, tense, clever, reflective, interesting, absurd, psychedelic, suspense
Plot: psychiatrist, mystery, suicide, guilt, obsession, surrealism, storytelling, death, memory, student, life & death, dreams, existentialism, psychology, doctors and patients, twists & turns, imagination, parallel universe, time loop, psychiatry, plot twist, insanity, life philosophy, alternate reality, art, first contact, creativity, maze, unfulfillment, paranoia, mentor, identity, catastrophe, crazy, power relations, loneliness, philosophy, mentally unstable, secrets, memory loss, suicide attempt, paranoid, obsessive quest, schizophrenia, metaphysics, race against time, clones, amnesia, chases and races, parallel world
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   50%
 
Movie in collections
 7.8
 298K
The Game
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, atmospheric, intellectual, serious, intense, philosophical, enigmatic, stylized, twist ending, tricky, cerebral, clever, tense, realistic, interesting, bad ending, dark, mind bending, entertaining, exciting, talky
Plot: neo noir, game, life turned upside down, uncover truth, mystery, psychology, birthday present, existentialism, manipulation, mind game, rich snob, life philosophy, loneliness, life & death, disorder, sibling relationship, paranoia, surveillance, chase, birthday, plot twist, twists & turns, conspiracy, conspiracy theory, paranoid, secrets, storytelling, greed, mentor, neo-noir, first contact, urban, corruption, catastrophe, dialogue, stylish, police investigation, chases and races, happy ending, destiny, identity, obsession, video game, technology, philosophy, life is a bitch, redemption, dishonesty, murder mystery, investigation
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   46%
 
 7.8
 58K
Open Your Eyes
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Style: surreal, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, serious, twist ending, cerebral, enigmatic, surprise ending, dark, interesting, clever, non-linear, captivating, mind bending, suspense, intellectual, talky, reflective, dramatic, bad ending, futuristic, philosophical, offbeat, stylized, scary
Plot: mystery, virtual reality, psychiatrist, memory loss, paranoia, dreams, surrealism, love triangle, cyberpunk, memory, neo noir, mind game, psychology, twists & turns, storytelling, plot twist, imagination, psychiatry, obsession, existentialism, insanity, metaphysics, identity, philosophy, stylish, nudity (topless - notable), greed, dialogue, romance, creativity, mentor, destiny, paranoid, haunted by the past, fall in love, disfigurement, hopes, suicide, jealousy, love and romance, rivalry, couples, love of one's life, ladykiller, best friend, birthday, nightmare, doctor, eligible bachelor, inheritance
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   56%
 
 7.1
 123K
The Master
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, intellectual, serious, enigmatic, cerebral, realistic, art house, tense, breathtaking, melancholic, psychological, surreal, meditative, bleak, talky, reflective, philosophical, disturbing, artsy, dark humor, absurd, dark, cynical, interesting, 70mm film
Plot: cult, insanity, drifter, right hand man, greed, cause and meaning, storytelling, manipulation, drugs/alcohol, nudity (full frontal - brief), character study, religion, drinking, under the surface, existentialism, religions or cults, loneliness, obsession, alcoholic, book, complex characters, pornography, brainwashing, relationships, art, psychology, dialogue driven, society, dialogue, visceral, mentor, introspection, crime gone awry, cult leader, religious cult, parents and children, psychiatry, violent, paranoid, runaway, teaching the ways of the world, writers, dysfunctional family, hotel, alcohol abuse, life is a bitch, redemption, catastrophe, twists & turns, eccentricity
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: usa, california, alabama, pennsylvania, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   52%
 
 7.6
 113K
Lost Highway
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, psychological, sexual, gothic, art house, serious, enigmatic, non-linear, dark, cerebral, disturbing, suspenseful, psychedelic, melancholic, mind bending, artsy, absurd, intellectual, breathtaking, erotic, talky, macabre, interesting, stylized, sadistic, avant garde
Plot: mystery, insanity, pornography, murder, paranoia, schizophrenia, surrealism, neo noir, crumbling marriage, urban, jealousy, time loop, dangerous attraction, dreams, storytelling, imagination, twists & turns, sexualized violence, mistaken identity, existentialism, obsession, secrets, neo-noir, voyeurism, psychology, art, transformation, paranoid, nudity (topless - notable), amnesia, identity, brutality, noir, dialogue, hotel, metaphysics, crime gone awry, parallel universe, life philosophy, danger, police investigation, creativity, loneliness, guilt, visceral, jazz musician, impotence, prison, crazy, dishonesty
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   44%
 
 7.3
 183K
Cube
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Style: psychological, surreal, tense, futuristic, suspenseful, clever, atmospheric, suspense, twists and turns, serious, cerebral, intellectual, philosophical, enigmatic, idiotic, interesting, twist ending, talky, bad ending, intense, stylized, exciting, absurd, captivating, bleak, mind bending, tricky, disturbing, dark humor, canadian science fiction, light, ambiguous ending, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, maze, violence, isolation, parallel world, mathematics, paranoia, existentialism, brutality, death, insanity, conspiracy theory, captivity, trap, escape, gore, philosophy, redemption, cult, psychology, twists & turns, gory, dialogue, splatter, claustrophobia, autism, plot twist, future dystopia, conspiracy, greed, storytelling, paranoid, life philosophy, mystery, catastrophe, danger, creativity, loneliness, technology, secrets, confined, first contact, life & death, murder, prison escape, natural disaster, escapades, society, human nature, entrapment
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   40%
 
Movie in collections
 6.9
 15K
Coma
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, scary, psychological, twists and turns, serious, futuristic, realistic, captivating, frightening, macabre, exciting, mind bending, intense, clever, atmospheric, interesting, twist ending, light, disturbing, sexy, surreal, absurd, cerebral, enigmatic, surprise ending
Plot: hospital, mystery, murder, investigation, conspiracy, serial killer, paranoia, corruption, psychiatrist, coma, black market, witnessing a crime, neo noir, doctors, chase, police investigation, paranoid, secrets, doctors and patients, conspiracy theory, runaway, twists & turns, psychology, assassination, obsession, greed, surveillance, first contact, woman in danger, dialogue, crimes, manipulation, amateur detective, visceral, mentor, technology, catastrophe, internet, storytelling, danger, death, race against time, imagination, hitman, kidnapping, adaptation, memory loss, classic car, blindness, assassins
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   55%
 
The Ninth Configuration
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Style: psychological, surreal, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic, enigmatic, philosophical, cerebral, humorous, intellectual, light, talky, witty, clever, suspense, satirical, disturbing, interesting, stylized, adaptation directed by original author
Plot: vietnam war, mental illness, astronaut, existentialism, psychology, insanity, crimes, greed, palaces castles and temples, deadly, twists & turns, dialogue, god, heroes, redemption, hopes, gang, psychosis, army, castle, crucifix, absurdism, culture clash, brutality, society, irreverent, power relations, mentor, life & death, murder, weapons, devil, metaphysics, soldier, catastrophe, journalism, doctors and patients, storytelling, atheism, post traumatic stress disorder, supernatural, dolphins, memory loss, adaptation, foul language, distopia, wilderness, art, sacrifice, demons
Place: asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   49%
 
 7.0
 9K
Kafka
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, psychological, suspense, serious, suspenseful, cerebral, dark, interesting, enigmatic, tricky, absurd, clever, depressing, colourful, light, intellectual, philosophical, harsh
Plot: murder, conspiracy, paranoia, insanity, surrealism, death, investigation, palaces castles and temples, existentialism, storytelling, imagination, expressionism, uncover truth, mentor, paranoid, loneliness, literature, writers, philosophy, secrets, adaptation, mad scientist, mystery, writing, missing person, solitude, life philosophy, greed, psychology, corruption, life & death, life, depression, alone in the world, distopia, betrayal, dialogue, creativity, violence, mental illness, fantasy world, art, justice, twists & turns, crimes, worker, secret, deadly, fighting the system, nothing goes right
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 18th century, year 1919
Place: central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   42%
 
 6.9
 28K
Altered States
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: surreal, psychological, suspense, atmospheric, serious, psychedelic, cerebral, suspenseful, futuristic, enigmatic, intellectual, philosophical, meditative, talky, scary, disturbing, breathtaking, bad ending, thought provoking, absurd, mind bending, melancholic, tense, frightening, surprise ending
Plot: science, obsession, genetics, isolation, drugs, mad scientist, schizophrenia, psychology, philosophy, memory, surrealism, transformation, love, insanity, experiment gone awry, college, paranoid, technology, life & death, metaphysics, humanity, first contact, danger, existentialism, storytelling, imagination, nudity (topless - notable), dialogue, visceral, metamorphosis, ritual, university, loneliness, redemption, life philosophy, society, drug abuse, dystopic future, catastrophe, writers, eccentricity, greed, indians, doctors, self discovery, distopia, disorder, sexualized violence, psychologist, repression
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1967, 1960s
Place: campus, boston, mexico, new york, africa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   50%
 
Sound of My Voice
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Style: tense, psychological, thought provoking, serious, enigmatic, cerebral, realistic, twist ending, futuristic, suspense, interesting, suspenseful, intellectual, clever, sexy, bad ending, talky, surreal, dark, light, art house, atmospheric, ambiguous ending, surprise ending
Plot: cult, manipulation, time travel, uncover truth, brainwashing, psychology, mystery, twists & turns, secrets, haunted by the past, investigation, pornography, religions or cults, paranoia, cult leader, kidnapping, existentialism, identity, plot twist, technology, police investigation, changing the past or future, first contact, sexualized violence, dialogue, distopia, manipulations, obsession, greed, parallel universe, storytelling, journalist, couple relations, creativity, writers, nudity (topless - notable), alternate reality, stylish, spy, working undercover, paranoid, mentor, internet, memory loss, chase, guilt, filmmaking, catastrophe, end of the world, dishonesty
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   53%
 
Movie in collections
The Conversation
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, twists and turns, serious, enigmatic, cerebral, tense, reflective, suspense, mind bending, talky, twist ending, realistic, meditative, bleak, interesting, clever, dark, melancholic, intellectual, intense, disturbing, gloomy, surprise ending
Plot: mystery, surveillance, paranoia, obsession, conspiracy, murder, spy, loneliness, hotel, investigation, guilt, neo noir, assassination, corruption, amateur detective, character study, paranoid, voyeurism, espionage, secrets, losing-it hero, psychology, twists & turns, storytelling, urban, plot twist, existentialism, witnessing a crime, gunfight, dialogue, greed, spies, runaway, manipulation, crime gone awry, police investigation, solitude, murder mystery, wiretap, saxophone, moral ambiguity, isolation, relationships, violent, adultery, identity, mentor, betrayal, life turned upside down, crimes
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   54%
 
The Mothman Prophecies
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, scary, twists and turns, serious, surreal, suspense, bleak, tense, bad ending, intense, mind bending, enigmatic, factual, twist ending, interesting, dark, frightening, cerebral, clever, surprise ending, light, stylized, based on supposedly true story
Plot: small town, mystery, investigation, warning, obsessive quest, supernatural, haunted by the past, first contact, death, alternate reality, urban legend, death of wife, danger, catastrophe, natural disaster, deadly, life & death, psychology, paranoia, dark fantasy, escapades, storytelling, tumor, psychic, bridge, dream, hospital, reporter, motel, telephone call, hallucination, secrets, twists & turns, imagination, runaway, chase, life is a bitch, adaptation, police investigation, dealing with death, destiny, creativity, spiders, journalism, dialogue, conspiracy, mentor, couple relations, alien life-form, surrealism
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: west virginia, usa, ohio, ecuador, chicago illinois, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   48%
 
 6.8
 33K
Spider
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, psychological, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, cerebral, enigmatic, melancholic, twists and turns, gloomy, realistic, dark, non-linear, art house, artsy, captivating, twist ending, mind bending, tense, intellectual, interesting, harsh, macabre, meditative, breathtaking, suspense, reflective, stylized, talky, offbeat, surprise ending
Plot: mental illness, murder, schizophrenia, storytelling, memory, paranoia, surrealism, mentally unstable, insanity, spiders, psychology, psychiatry, character study, parents and children, mystery, childhood, secrets, obsession, existentialism, imagination, paranoid, loneliness, haunted by the past, manipulation, visceral, identity, solitude, creativity, dialogue, guilt, twists & turns, brutality, police investigation, life & death, adaptation, pornography, flashbacks, violent, art, redemption, isolation, past, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, betrayal, infidelity, misfit, rivalry, psychopath
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, london, east end london, africa, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   49%
 
 7.7
 100K
Barton Fink
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Style: dark humor, surreal, clever, stylized, atmospheric, psychological, intellectual, twists and turns, semi serious, enigmatic, cerebral, talky, realistic, dark, melancholic, bleak, witty, captivating, cynical, interesting, disturbing, ironic, satirical, reflective, absurd, macabre, philosophical, humorous, offbeat, scary, mind bending, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: hotel, writer's life, hollywood, serial killer, murder, insanity, surrealism, writing, creativity, neo noir, writers, neighbor, eccentricity, showbiz, loneliness, existentialism, storytelling, twists & turns, police investigation, obsession, dialogue, drinking, paranoia, greed, artists and showbiz, character study, violent, stylish, brutality, visceral, crimes, gunfight, pornography, paranoid, violence, imagination, screenwriter, deadly, movie business, mass murder, new job, loner, corpse, cheating, backstage, layoff, agent, salesman, nightmare, producer
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   51%
 
 6.9
 130K
Enemy
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, Spain, France
Duration: 91 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, psychological, tense, bleak, stylized, suspenseful, twist ending, serious, enigmatic, cerebral, erotic, artsy, art house, absurd, dark, offbeat, melancholic, non-linear, disturbing, meditative, breathtaking, mind bending, talky, clever, suspense, tricky, intellectual, colourful, interesting, sexual, intense, ambiguous ending, surprise ending
Plot: obsession, mystery, surrealism, infidelity, mental illness, schizophrenia, paranoia, cheating, mysterious character, strong sexual content, voyeurism, psychology, spiders, existentialism, twists & turns, doppelganger, identity, insanity, paranoid, adultery, dreams, storytelling, plot twist, secrets, life turned upside down, character study, nightmare, art, alternate reality, depression, imagination, pornography, couple relations, symbolism, delusion, professor, couples, guilt, loneliness, greed, disorder, maze, dialogue, lookalikes, torment, identity crisis, crumbling relationship, dishonesty, mistaken identity, spider
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   45%
 

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 7.3
 34K
Dead Ringers
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Style: atmospheric, disturbing, psychological, bleak, stylized, serious, realistic, macabre, cerebral, dark, enigmatic, sexual, melancholic, surreal, suspenseful, talky, captivating, dark humor, intense, mind bending, art house, harsh, sexy, interesting, post modern
Plot: obsession, twins, addiction, drug addiction, insanity, drugs, loneliness, losing-it hero, strong sexual content, hotel, drinking, psychology, brothers, clinic, drug abuse, visceral, doctors, identity, love triangle, mad scientist, paranoia, identical twins, complex characters, relationships, siblings relations, pornography, stylish, splatter, serial killer, dialogue driven, character study, heroes, secrets, crime gone awry, brutality, spectacle, medical profession, body horror, gynecologist, prostitution, receptionist, bondage, sadism, murder, nurse, tragedy, gory, adaptation, family relations, storytelling
Time: 20th century, year 1954, 1960s, 1950s
Place: canada, medical school, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   48%
 
Requiem for a Dream
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: depressing, atmospheric, surreal, psychological, bleak, emotional, realistic, disturbing, serious, intense, dark, heartbreaking, interesting, melancholic, harsh, stylized, brutal, cerebral, captivating, reflective, dramatic, enigmatic, sad, tense, talky, clever, dark humor
Plot: drug addiction, addiction, drug abuse, drugs/alcohol, degradation, downfall, depression, destructive relationship, existentialism, drug use, heroin addict, drug addict, heroin, insanity, dreams, drugs, loneliness, tragedy, marijuana, hospital, storytelling, relationships, urban, psychology, visceral, brutality, weed, obsession, violent, philosophy, parents and children, mentor, honest, pornography, redemption, stylish, violence, drinking, adaptation, junkie, life philosophy, solitude, dialogue, mental illness, life is a bitch, couples, family relations, psychiatrist, racial slur, unsociability
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   37%
 
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