Movies that are like Pi

If you like "Pi" you are probably looking for psychological, surreal, atmospheric and stylized movies of Drama, Horror and Mystery genre about / that have / with mathematics, insanity, genius, obsession, paranoia, existentialism and metaphysics themes shot in USA.
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Pi (1998)
 7.4
 154K
Pi
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Style: psychological, surreal, atmospheric, stylized, cerebral, intellectual, enigmatic, serious, artsy, philosophical, art house, tense, mind bending, dark, talky, interesting, disturbing, clever, realistic, intense, melancholic, bleak, suspenseful, avant garde, futuristic
Plot: mathematics, insanity, genius, obsession, paranoia, existentialism, metaphysics, paranoid, god, storytelling, psychology, mentor, philosophy, imagination, secrets, science, losing-it hero, cyberpunk, twists & turns, greed, surrealism, loneliness, schizophrenia, mental illness, dreams, conspiracy, religion, technology, judaism, creativity, visceral, prodigy, dialogue, art, eccentricity, first contact, stylish, migraine, headache, mathematician, hacker, obsessive quest, religions or cults, life is a bitch, society, unfulfillment, rabbi, delusion, code, alienation, loner, surveillance, evidence, neighbor, wall street, computer system, god or devil, sanity, nervous breakdown, mad, hallucinations, question, 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, sun, nature, darkness, subway, fish, trail of blood, mirror, coffee, vomiting, computer, beach, liar, stock market, seashell, gun, drugs, newspaper, grocery store, brooklyn new york city, bathroom, singing, death, cigarette smoking, telephone call, singer, song, prayer, lie, chase, self mutilation, schizophrenic, broken mirror, photographer, blood, punched in the face, camera, jewish, troubled, talented, odd, mission, determination, secret, identity, pornography, mystery
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
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Mulholland Drive
Drama, Mystery, Thriller
France, USA
147 min.
 8.0
Requiem for a Dream
Drama
USA
102 min.
 8.3
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Most similar movies to Pi

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out enigmatic, atmospheric, cerebral and psychological films with plots including storytelling, psychology, paranoia, insanity, existentialism, obsession and paranoid themes mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like Pi: Shutter Island (2010), Jacob's Ladder (1990), Mulholland Drive (2001), Open Your Eyes (1997), Twelve Monkeys (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 8.1
 912K
Shutter Island
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, surprise ending, stylized, tense, suspense, twists and turns, twist ending, serious, cerebral, intense, enigmatic, surreal, interesting, mind bending, realistic, clever, dark, talky, scary, bad ending, intellectual, disturbing, bleak, gothic, ambiguous ending, tricky
Plot: island, investigation, mystery, plot twist, isolation, insanity, psychology, memory, paranoia, twists & turns, psychiatry, storytelling, brainwashing, dreams, mental institution, secrets, psychiatrist, conspiracy, police investigation, losing-it hero, imagination, guilt, mental illness, doctors, violence, murder, corruption, identity, maze, obsession, prison escape, paranoid, dialogue, neo-noir, adaptation, beautiful scenery, greed, uncover truth, conspiracy theory, hurricane, u.s. marshal, haunted by the past, missing person, female prisoner, confined, neo noir, dishonesty, law enforcement, filicide, medical experiment
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1954, year 1945, 1940s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   89%
 
 7.5
 84K
Jacob's Ladder
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, disturbing, psychological, bleak, serious, twist ending, cerebral, surprise ending, dark, enigmatic, twists and turns, suspenseful, non-linear, philosophical, melancholic, macabre, meditative, captivating, frightening, intense, clever, dark humor, bad ending, reflective, interesting, scary, mind bending, gothic, stylized, absurd
Plot: vietnam war, paranoia, death, oldies, losing-it hero, insanity, psychology, life & death, dreams, psychiatry, imagination, memory, surrealism, conspiracy, storytelling, demons, existentialism, visceral, dealing with death, twists & turns, alternate reality, plot twist, flashbacks, hospital, paranoid, supernatural, doctors, brutality, first contact, metaphysics, maze, mental illness, uncover truth, loneliness, afterlife, redemption, battle zone, oneiric, guilt, secrets, soldier, violence, transformation, identity, mentor, gory, haunted by the past, philosophy, dialogue, urban
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: asia, vietnam, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   54%
 
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Mulholland Drive
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 147 min.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, stylized, surreal, suspense, enigmatic, non-linear, art house, twists and turns, cerebral, serious, dark, erotic, breathtaking, melancholic, absurd, disturbing, meditative, realistic, intellectual, interesting, talky, artsy, captivating, clever, twist ending, sexual, mind bending, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending, tv series pilot, avant garde, scary, reflective
Plot: amnesia, mystery, strong sexual content, surrealism, obsession, identity, lesbian, hollywood, dreams, postmodernism, twists & turns, storytelling, pornography, neo-noir, psychology, mysterious character, insanity, existentialism, plot twist, guilt, hallucination, loneliness, imagination, innocence lost, secrets, police investigation, manipulations, art, visceral, alternate reality, relationships, dialogue, stylish, paranoid, parallel universe, lesbian sex, paranoia, casting, sexualized violence, uncover truth, creativity, car accident, female protagonist, lesbian kiss, suicide by gunshot, actress playing multiple roles, bisexuality, job interview, schizophrenia, lesbianism
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   56%
 
 7.8
 57K
Open Your Eyes
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Style: surreal, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, twist ending, serious, cerebral, enigmatic, surprise ending, dark, interesting, clever, non-linear, suspense, intellectual, talky, reflective, dramatic, captivating, bad ending, futuristic, philosophical, mind bending, offbeat, stylized, scary, melancholic, intense, sexy, disturbing
Plot: mystery, virtual reality, psychiatrist, memory loss, paranoia, dreams, love triangle, surrealism, psychology, neo noir, twists & turns, storytelling, plot twist, mind game, imagination, psychiatry, obsession, existentialism, insanity, cyberpunk, metaphysics, identity, philosophy, stylish, memory, nudity (topless - notable), greed, dialogue, creativity, mentor, destiny, paranoid, love of one's life, ladykiller, best friend, romance, haunted by the past, immortality, accidental shooting, self pity, suffering, suffocation, love, fall in love, hopes, disfigurement, love and romance, rivalry, suicide, jealousy
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   68%
 
 8.0
 511K
Twelve Monkeys
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, surreal, serious, cerebral, absurd, psychological, non-linear, dark, twist ending, interesting, tricky, enigmatic, clever, bleak, twists and turns, philosophical, intellectual, suspense, dark humor, stylized, reflective, suspenseful, mind bending, tense, remake of french film, surprise ending, bad ending, talky
Plot: time travel, apocalypse, virus, insanity, time loop, social misfits, mystery, postmodernism, imagination, dystopic future, end of the world, alternate reality, post apocalyptic, twists & turns, psychology, psychiatry, storytelling, plot twist, destiny, changing the past or future, memory, technology, distopia, paranoia, plague, mental illness, existentialism, paranoid, stockholm syndrome, philosophy, genius, race against time, first contact, parallel universe, greed, humanity, catastrophe, alone in the world, alternate universe, creativity, dialogue, save the world, subterranean, monkey, schizophrenia, future dystopia, memory loss, underground, psychiatrist, chases and races
Time: future, 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 1990s, year 1917, year 1990, year 1996, 1910s
Place: philadelphia, baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   62%
 
 8.0
 608K
Black Swan
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: stylized, surreal, psychological, suspense, atmospheric, tense, sexual, serious, dark, intense, disturbing, enigmatic, mind bending, realistic, cerebral, interesting, twist ending, dramatic, emotional, macabre, erotic, harsh, sexy, clever, artsy, suspenseful, bleak, captivating, ambiguous ending, surprise ending, melancholic, colourful, breathtaking, talky, reflective, art house
Plot: obsession, ballet, insanity, mental illness, paranoia, ballerina, sex, dancer's life, drugs/alcohol, psychology, visceral, storytelling, mentor, dreams, dancing, sexualized violence, dance, dancer, losing-it hero, strong sexual content, twists & turns, pornography, runaway, loneliness, character study, manipulation, stylish, performer's life, violent, brutality, surrealism, sexual abuse, paranoid, art, psychiatry, violence, relationships, dark fantasy, corruption, depression, classical music, sacrifice, female protagonist, competition, showbiz, body horror, audition, mother daughter relationship, fear, self mutilation
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   100%
 
 7.3
 179K
Cube
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, psychological, clever, surreal, atmospheric, tense, twists and turns, serious, cerebral, suspense, intellectual, philosophical, enigmatic, idiotic, interesting, twist ending, talky, bad ending, intense, absurd, stylized, bleak, tricky, disturbing, dark humor, exciting, captivating, mind bending, canadian science fiction, light, ambiguous ending, surprise ending, dark
Audience: boys' night
Plot: maze, survival, mathematics, paranoia, existentialism, violence, escape, psychology, claustrophobia, autism, twists & turns, gory, dialogue, captivity, splatter, cult, plot twist, gore, conspiracy, brutality, greed, storytelling, paranoid, life philosophy, death, philosophy, insanity, future dystopia, catastrophe, conspiracy theory, isolation, murder, creativity, redemption, loneliness, technology, secrets, first contact, entrapment, life & death, mystery, prison escape, natural disaster, trap, danger, confined, puzzle, red light, escapades, society
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   66%
 
Movie in collections
 7.6
 110K
Lost Highway
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, psychological, sexual, art house, enigmatic, gothic, non-linear, dark, cerebral, serious, disturbing, psychedelic, melancholic, artsy, absurd, suspenseful, intellectual, breathtaking, erotic, talky, macabre, interesting, sadistic, mind bending, stylized, avant garde, meditative
Plot: mystery, insanity, pornography, murder, surrealism, paranoia, schizophrenia, neo noir, crumbling marriage, time loop, urban, dreams, storytelling, dangerous attraction, imagination, twists & turns, sexualized violence, existentialism, obsession, secrets, neo-noir, transformation, psychology, mistaken identity, art, paranoid, nudity (topless - notable), amnesia, jealousy, voyeurism, identity, brutality, noir, dialogue, hotel, metaphysics, crime gone awry, parallel universe, jazz musician, impotence, prison, life philosophy, police investigation, creativity, loneliness, guilt, violent husband, female corpse, identity crisis, eroticism
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   61%
 
 6.9
 222K
Vanilla Sky
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 136 min.
Style: surreal, psychological, stylized, clever, atmospheric, serious, cerebral, twist ending, intellectual, enigmatic, interesting, offbeat, philosophical, surprise ending, bad ending, futuristic, intense, suspense, mind bending, non-linear, artsy, melancholic, scary, ambiguous ending, tricky, talky
Plot: virtual reality, love, romance, obsession, dreams, love triangle, surrealism, existentialism, mystery, mind game, death, nightmare, psychology, amnesia, dream, twists & turns, alternate reality, storytelling, memory, plot twist, paranoia, disfigurement, jealousy, disfigured face, car accident, fear, flashback, reality, rock, redemption, philosophy, technology, destiny, schizophrenia, first contact, dialogue, imagination, haunted by the past, metaphysics, love story, loneliness, catastrophe, plastic surgery, wealth, doctor, life philosophy, mentor, creativity, love of one's life, individuality
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century, 22nd century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   55%
 
 7.9
 11K
3 Women
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, psychological, stylized, enigmatic, semi serious, bleak, meditative, melancholic, cerebral, disturbing, talky, clever, realistic, reflective, art house, breathtaking, harsh, humorous, non-linear, sexual, captivating, artsy, absurd, depressing, dark humor, ironic, offbeat, surprise ending, interesting, witty
Plot: desert, surrealism, loneliness, friendship, identity, women, dreams, relationships, character study, obsession, insanity, runaway, existentialism, artist, art, pornography, dishonesty, violent, crime gone awry, dialogue, guilt, suicide attempt, drinking, unlikely friendships, paranoia, paranoid, visceral, eccentricity, avant-garde, shooting range, love and romance, psychology, sexualized violence, vengeance, culture clash, catastrophe, metaphysics, couples, friends, golden years, womanizer, aging, opposites attract, human nature, couple relations, infidelity, love affair, mental illness, coma, painting
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   57%
 
The Ninth Configuration
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Style: psychological, surreal, atmospheric, serious, enigmatic, suspenseful, realistic, philosophical, cerebral, humorous, intellectual, light, suspense, talky, witty, clever, satirical, disturbing, interesting, stylized, adaptation directed by original author, breathtaking, absurd
Plot: vietnam war, insanity, mental illness, greed, crimes, twists & turns, dialogue, god, redemption, astronaut, palaces castles and temples, deadly, psychosis, army, castle, crucifix, absurdism, post traumatic stress disorder, supernatural, existentialism, heroes, culture clash, brutality, irreverent, mentor, life & death, weapons, devil, hopes, metaphysics, psychology, catastrophe, journalism, storytelling, atheism, dolphins, memory loss, society, adaptation, foul language, gang, distopia, wilderness, art, power relations, sacrifice, demons, fight scenes, solitude, paranoid
Place: asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   52%
 
 8.1
 652K
Donnie Darko
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, psychological, clever, stylized, cerebral, enigmatic, serious, dark, interesting, twist ending, intellectual, non-linear, dark humor, offbeat, philosophical, bad ending, suspense, melancholic, reflective, disturbing, captivating, tense, gloomy, mind bending, biting, tragicomedy, gothic, avant garde, intense, emotional
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, insanity, schizophrenia, time loop, parallel universe, imaginary friend, psychology, destiny, social misfits, postmodernism, end of the world, plot twist, storytelling, existentialism, philosophy, dreams, twists & turns, imagination, alternate reality, mental illness, metaphysics, teenage love, life & death, loneliness, stylish, psychiatry, obsession, life philosophy, paranoid, alternate universe, pornography, crazy, rock, high school life, suburbs, cult, suburban life, morality, teenage life, parent child relationship, loss, teenager, airplane, misfit, surrealism, society, youth, doctors and patients, death, supernatural
Time: 20th century, 80s, future
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   43%
 
 7.0
 47K
Inland Empire
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Poland, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Style: surreal, psychological, atmospheric, enigmatic, non-linear, serious, art house, cerebral, meditative, offbeat, realistic, dark, mind bending, disturbing, absurd, artsy, intellectual, breathtaking, melancholic, talky, tense, suspenseful, stylized, harsh, macabre, philosophical, bleak, psychedelic, colourful, avant garde, interesting, reflective, sexual
Plot: surrealism, identity, mystery, murder, existentialism, actor's life, danger, insanity, dreams, gory, visceral, art, pornography, storytelling, woman in danger, circus, alternate reality, obsession, violent husband, spectacle, wife, parallel world, movie star, movie business, married couple, life philosophy, creativity, artists and showbiz, maze, hollywood, guilt, dialogue, redemption, brutality, infidelity, hotel, metaphysics, catastrophe, loneliness, life & death, crime gone awry, psychology, vengeance, eccentricity, paranoid, murder mystery, nudity (topless - notable), screaming in horror, shot in the face, shooting
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, poland, europe, usa, los angeles, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   52%
 
Movie in collections
 6.1
 5K
One Point O
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania, Iceland
Duration: 92 min.
Style: surreal, psychological, atmospheric, serious, stylized, cerebral, enigmatic, art house, futuristic, suspenseful, non-linear, artsy, scary, tricky, clever, mind bending, reflective, biting, melancholic, bleak, satirical
Plot: paranoia, cyberpunk, elevator, robot, surveillance, paranoid, mystery, existentialism, storytelling, crimes, twists & turns, distopia, virtual reality, eccentricity, internet, androids, secrets, technology, life philosophy, dishonesty, nanotechnology, package, apartment, motor, computer, neighbor, creativity, pornography, small community, mind control, spelling bee, greed, clones, isolation, society, betrayal, runaway, end of the world, corporate america, art, mentor, video game, catastrophe, dialogue, gangsters, life is a bitch, insanity, brainwashing, obsession, lone hero
Time: contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   62%
 
Martha Marcy May Marlene
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: psychological, tense, bleak, disturbing, serious, enigmatic, art house, realistic, melancholic, dark, talky, stylized, gloomy, meditative, cerebral, depressing, atmospheric, interesting, suspense, surreal, captivating, intense, harsh, breathtaking, reflective, artsy, dramatic, non-linear, cynical, clever, macabre, ambiguous ending, intellectual, twist ending, dark humor
Plot: cult, sexual abuse, paranoia, psychology, sisters, brainwashing, police investigation, runaway, dysfunctional family, relationships, character study, insanity, sex, rape, haunted by the past, manipulation, visceral, pornography, loneliness, paranoid, depression, brutality, obsession, complex characters, lake or river, twists & turns, secrets, sexualized violence, violent, mentor, storytelling, religions or cults, identity, murder, writers, family drama, guilt, sexuality, mental illness, moral ambiguity, mystery, isolation, art, violence, family relations, siblings relations, estrangement, life is a bitch, society, hippie
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, california, new york state, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   42%
 
Requiem for a Dream
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: psychological, bleak, atmospheric, surreal, realistic, disturbing, serious, intense, depressing, dark, emotional, heartbreaking, interesting, melancholic, harsh, stylized, brutal, cerebral, reflective, dramatic, enigmatic, sad, talky, clever, dark humor, captivating, tense, artsy, art house
Plot: drug addiction, heroin, addiction, drug abuse, drugs, insanity, dreams, loneliness, drugs/alcohol, storytelling, relationships, depression, psychology, visceral, tragedy, downfall, brutality, weed, urban, obsession, violent, hospital, marijuana, philosophy, junkie, mentor, honest, pornography, redemption, stylish, destructive relationship, violence, drinking, adaptation, life philosophy, existentialism, solitude, dialogue, mental illness, parents and children, sex show, sex scene, unsociability, illegal prostitution, diet, speed, prostitution, female nudity, life is a bitch, lesbian sex
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   57%
 
 7.8
 292K
The Game
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending, atmospheric, twist ending, suspense, twists and turns, stylized, serious, tricky, cerebral, clever, tense, interesting, intense, bad ending, dark, enigmatic, realistic, entertaining, mind bending, exciting, talky, intellectual, philosophical
Plot: mystery, manipulation, paranoia, neo noir, mind game, plot twist, twists & turns, conspiracy, psychology, conspiracy theory, paranoid, secrets, birthday, chase, storytelling, surveillance, greed, mentor, neo-noir, life turned upside down, first contact, corruption, catastrophe, dialogue, stylish, life philosophy, police investigation, happy ending, destiny, identity, obsession, video game, technology, philosophy, redemption, existentialism, urban, loneliness, murder mystery, life & death, sibling relationship, birthday party, investigation, chases and races, solitude, suicide, life is a bitch, dishonesty, rich snob, game
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   53%
 
 6.9
 125K
Enemy
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, Spain, France
Duration: 91 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, psychological, tense, bleak, stylized, enigmatic, cerebral, serious, erotic, artsy, art house, absurd, dark, twist ending, melancholic, non-linear, disturbing, meditative, suspenseful, breathtaking, offbeat, talky, clever, suspense, tricky, intellectual, colourful, interesting, mind bending, intense, sexual, ambiguous ending, surprise ending
Plot: mystery, obsession, surrealism, infidelity, mental illness, psychology, spiders, existentialism, doppelganger, mysterious character, strong sexual content, twists & turns, schizophrenia, identity, insanity, paranoia, paranoid, adultery, dreams, storytelling, plot twist, nightmare, secrets, character study, art, alternate reality, depression, life turned upside down, cheating, imagination, symbolism, delusion, professor, pornography, voyeurism, guilt, loneliness, greed, maze, dialogue, couple relations, couples, disorder, spider, actor, lookalikes, talking to oneself in a mirror, black stockings, oneiric, dishonesty
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   44%
 
Movie in collections
 7.3
 69K
Videodrome
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Style: surreal, disturbing, psychological, cerebral, enigmatic, serious, erotic, dark humor, satirical, sexual, art house, cynical, atmospheric, rough, psychedelic, bleak, suspenseful, talky, macabre, scary, dark, intellectual, absurd, stylized, mind bending, harsh, gothic, ambiguous ending, surprise ending, suspense, philosophical, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, obsession, cult, surrealism, brainwashing, television, pornography, bdsm, postmodernism, visceral, mysterious character, violence, cyberpunk, hallucination, insanity, reality tv, splatter, tv show, sex, violent, brutality, male nudity, censorship, investigation, manipulation, paranoid, paranoia, torture, sexualized violence, psychology, mind game, voyeurism, tv station, suicide, technology, metaphysics, gore, life & death, twists & turns, alternate reality, existentialism, murder, serial killer, life philosophy, crime gone awry, catastrophe, addiction, art, creativity, media satire
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   50%
 
 6.2
 72K
Solaris
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: futuristic, surreal, psychological, cerebral, meditative, stylized, serious, enigmatic, intellectual, philosophical, melancholic, atmospheric, artsy, talky, art house, reflective, gloomy, non-linear, absurd, breathtaking, offbeat, colourful, mind bending, interesting, emotional, erotic
Plot: space travel, space station, outer space, existentialism, romance, memory, metaphysics, dealing with death, life & death, first contact, storytelling, obsession, science, haunted by the past, psychology, loneliness, space opera, clones, death, spacecraft, humanity, mystery, afterlife, dreams, alien, astronaut, paranoia, philosophy, imagination, dialogue, mars, love story, love, psychologist, grief, hallucination, aliens, adaptation, alternate reality, memory loss, utopia, technology, redemption, guilt, teleportation, god, greed, suicide, catastrophe, creativity
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   42%
 
 6.9
 8K
Kafka
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, psychological, serious, cerebral, dark, interesting, enigmatic, tricky, suspenseful, absurd, clever, suspense, depressing, colourful, light, intellectual, philosophical, harsh, intense, macabre
Plot: murder, conspiracy, investigation, paranoia, palaces castles and temples, existentialism, storytelling, imagination, mentor, paranoid, loneliness, literature, writers, philosophy, secrets, adaptation, mad scientist, mystery, insanity, expressionism, writing, uncover truth, solitude, life philosophy, greed, psychology, corruption, life & death, surrealism, life, death, depression, alone in the world, distopia, betrayal, dialogue, creativity, missing person, violence, mental illness, fantasy world, art, justice, twists & turns, worker, secret, crimes, 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:   45%
 
 6.9
 67K
Stay
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: psychological, surreal, stylized, surprise ending, twist ending, twists and turns, atmospheric, serious, cerebral, non-linear, enigmatic, intellectual, realistic, bad ending, art house, artsy, melancholic, gloomy, tricky, philosophical, clever, reflective, suspenseful, interesting, absurd, psychedelic, suspense, mind bending, tense, colourful, dark
Plot: psychiatrist, mystery, surrealism, life & death, dreams, storytelling, existentialism, suicide, psychology, death, guilt, twists & turns, imagination, parallel universe, time loop, psychiatry, doctors and patients, plot twist, memory, obsession, insanity, life philosophy, alternate reality, art, first contact, creativity, maze, paranoia, mentor, identity, catastrophe, student, crazy, loneliness, suicide attempt, philosophy, parallel world, time warp, secrets, memory loss, unfulfillment, paranoid, schizophrenia, metaphysics, clones, power relations, amnesia, mentally unstable, obsessive quest, race against time
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   50%
 
 6.8
 32K
Spider
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, psychological, bleak, disturbing, cerebral, enigmatic, serious, melancholic, suspenseful, dark, non-linear, art house, artsy, twists and turns, gloomy, realistic, twist ending, tense, intellectual, interesting, harsh, macabre, meditative, breathtaking, suspense, captivating, reflective, stylized, talky, mind bending, offbeat, surprise ending, tricky, intense, dramatic, clever, dark humor
Plot: mental illness, murder, insanity, schizophrenia, spiders, storytelling, psychology, psychiatry, mentally unstable, character study, childhood, memory, secrets, obsession, existentialism, imagination, paranoid, paranoia, loneliness, parents and children, mystery, manipulation, visceral, identity, solitude, creativity, dialogue, guilt, surrealism, twists & turns, brutality, police investigation, life & death, adaptation, pornography, haunted by the past, flashbacks, violent, art, past, redemption, isolation, psychopath, secret, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, misfit, betrayal, rivalry
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, london, east end london, africa, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   51%
 
Movie in collections
 6.9
 27K
Altered States
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: surreal, psychological, suspense, psychedelic, cerebral, atmospheric, serious, futuristic, enigmatic, intellectual, philosophical, meditative, suspenseful, talky, disturbing, breathtaking, bad ending, absurd, melancholic, tense, scary, frightening, thought provoking, mind bending, surprise ending, interesting, reflective
Plot: science, obsession, genetics, isolation, drugs, experiment gone awry, college, mad scientist, schizophrenia, paranoid, technology, psychology, life & death, metaphysics, philosophy, humanity, first contact, metamorphosis, ritual, university, existentialism, storytelling, imagination, surrealism, memory, nudity (topless - notable), dialogue, visceral, transformation, danger, loneliness, love, redemption, life philosophy, insanity, drug abuse, dystopic future, catastrophe, writers, eccentricity, greed, indians, doctors, self discovery, distopia, sexualized violence, society, hallucination, disorder, caveman
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1967, 1960s
Place: campus, boston, mexico, new york, africa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   47%
 
 7.7
 98K
Barton Fink
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Style: dark humor, surreal, clever, stylized, atmospheric, psychological, enigmatic, cerebral, twists and turns, semi serious, intellectual, talky, dark, melancholic, bleak, realistic, witty, cynical, interesting, disturbing, ironic, satirical, reflective, absurd, macabre, captivating, philosophical, humorous, offbeat, scary, mind bending, surprise ending, suspenseful
Plot: writer's life, hotel, hollywood, surrealism, serial killer, neo noir, writing, writers, murder, insanity, eccentricity, loneliness, existentialism, creativity, storytelling, twists & turns, showbiz, police investigation, obsession, dialogue, drinking, paranoia, greed, character study, violent, stylish, brutality, visceral, gunfight, pornography, paranoid, artists and showbiz, violence, imagination, screenwriter, movie business, mass murder, crimes, deadly, film industry, writer's block, absurdism, new job, loner, corpse, neighbor, cheating, backstage, layoff, agent
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   56%
 
 7.1
 40K
Naked Lunch
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK, Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Style: surreal, psychological, sexual, disturbing, atmospheric, serious, cerebral, enigmatic, psychedelic, intellectual, captivating, realistic, stylized, absurd, clever, talky, art house, ironic, reflective, dark, offbeat, non-linear, artsy, macabre, melancholic, meditative, philosophical, harsh, witty, mind bending, cynical, gloomy, interesting, breathtaking, dark humor
Plot: drug abuse, writing, addiction, drug addiction, drugs, jazz, postmodernism, surrealism, psychiatry, drugs/alcohol, insanity, paranoia, paranoid, imagination, existentialism, adaptation, writers, strong sexual content, losing-it hero, literature, creativity, book, life philosophy, deadpan, pornography, mentor, dialogue, storytelling, brutality, bug, exterminator, hallucination, distopia, visceral, loneliness, illegal drugs, life is a bitch, heroin, philosophy, obsession, utopia, homosexuality, psychology, marijuana, magic realism, violent, sexualized violence, art, fantasy world, crazy
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   37%
 
 6.4
 30K
The Nines
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: psychological, cerebral, atmospheric, serious, intellectual, bad ending, philosophical, absurd, surreal, clever, enigmatic, idiotic, twist ending, interesting, thought provoking, suspense, artsy, touching, talky, ironic, non-linear, dark humor, melancholic, witty, humorous, semi serious, tv series pilot, offbeat, realistic
Plot: god, obsession, mystery, metaphysics, alternate reality, existentialism, storytelling, plot twist, writers, multiple storylines, actor's life, surveillance, twists & turns, philosophy, psychology, reality tv, life philosophy, dialogue, sarcasm, greed, creativity, maze, pornography, theology, arson, arrest, television, prostitute, neighbor, first contact, parallel universe, catastrophe, surrealism, dream, sex, reality, relationships, depression, destiny, sexualized violence, secrets, video game, death, imagination, mentor, art, writing, amnesia, adaptation, artists and showbiz
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   44%
 
 7.1
 100K
The Jacket
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Style: psychological, surreal, atmospheric, serious, cerebral, futuristic, twist ending, intense, suspense, stylized, non-linear, interesting, clever, enigmatic, tricky, bleak, offbeat, bad ending, philosophical, mind bending, surprise ending, road movie, dark
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, psychology, destiny, psychiatrist, amnesia, memory loss, mental institution, gulf war, murder, insanity, psychiatry, storytelling, memory, twists & turns, alternate reality, mentally unstable, doctors, supernatural, identity, plot twist, death, existentialism, parallel universe, soldier, guilt, time loop, hospital, first contact, schizophrenia, life & death, secrets, flashbacks, supernatural ability, mystery, mental illness, cloning, love, hallucination, clones, technology, experiment, mentor, imagination, catastrophe, mad scientist, metaphysics, time, police investigation, beautiful scenery, torture
Time: future, contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   38%
 

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 7.3
 33K
Dead Ringers
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Style: atmospheric, disturbing, psychological, bleak, stylized, serious, macabre, cerebral, dark, enigmatic, sexual, realistic, melancholic, surreal, talky, dark humor, intense, art house, harsh, suspenseful, sexy, captivating, interesting, mind bending, post modern, meditative, intellectual
Plot: obsession, twins, losing-it hero, addiction, drug addiction, strong sexual content, psychology, brothers, drugs, insanity, drug abuse, visceral, doctors, clinic, identity, mad scientist, paranoia, love triangle, complex characters, relationships, loneliness, pornography, stylish, splatter, spectacle, medical profession, body horror, gynecologist, identical twins, prostitution, receptionist, bondage, sadism, murder, nurse, serial killer, dialogue driven, character study, secrets, crime gone awry, twin brother, extramarital affair, voyeurism, sex, hotel, siblings relations, brutality, drinking, tragedy, gory
Time: 20th century, year 1954, 1960s, 1950s
Place: canada, medical school, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   41%
 
 7.2
 76K
Coherence
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Style: clever, tense, talky, suspenseful, psychological, cerebral, serious, suspense, enigmatic, interesting, twists and turns, mind bending, surreal, bad ending, dark, intellectual, tricky, philosophical, twist ending, absurd, atmospheric, intense
Plot: alternate reality, parallel universe, paranoia, mystery, comet, twists & turns, confined, dinner party, science, psychology, paranoid, alternate universe, parallel world, dialogue, secrets, existentialism, power outage, danger, plot twist, life philosophy, storytelling, catastrophe, insanity, greed, maze, imaginary, end of the world, alter ego, candle, time loop, first contact, philosophy, identity, creativity, technology, drinking, writers, obsession, mentor, metaphysics, time travel, investigation, chaos, disorder, couple relations, friendship, chaos and mayhem, couples, isolation, friends
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   51%
 
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