Movies like The Room 2006

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The Room (2006)
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The Room (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When a strange door appears in a troubled family's house, they will have to face their darkest secrets.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: fear, dysfunctional family, down syndrome, psychological torment, disability, secret, brother sister relationship, dark secret, isolation, anxiety, husband wife relationship, nervousness, trap, cruelty, house, room, incest, pregnancy, girl, handicapped, female nudity, boy, evil, desperation, perversion ...
Place: norway

Most similar movies to The Room

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, tense, suspenseful and captivating films with plots about husband wife relationship, murder, danger, fear, sex scene, female nudity and death mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like The Room: Last Floor (2013), Darkness Falls (2020), Backwaters (2006), The Quietude (2018), Before the Fire (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Last Floor (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When an army captain discovers a dark secret about his unit, he's soon fired. Jobless and depressed, having strong nationalist and homophobic views, he can see enemies all around him. To protect his family from the evil of the outside world, he ...
Style: exciting, suspense, thought provoking, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: cheating on husband, dysfunctional family, obsession, depression, husband wife relationship, conspiracy, unemployment, fired from the job, insanity, paranoia, isolation, locked in ...
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95%
 4.3
 48
The Room (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Yumi moves into her boyfriend's Tokyo apartment but on the night of the move, he is called away for business in New York. The couple communicates over Skype and over the course of four nights, their relationship descends into an abyss of ...
Style: psychological, suspense, scary, psychotronic, unusual plot structure
Plot: nervousness, anxiety, mistrust, paranoia, fear, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, communication, psychological torment, isolation, uncertainty, loneliness, suspicion ...
Place: usa, new york, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 4.5
 900
Darkness Falls (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium, USA, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After his wife's suicide, Detective Jeff Anderson becomes convinced that she has been murdered. Obsessed with his investigation, he finds out that his wife was the victim of a team of father-and-son serial killers and sets out to stop them.
Style: serious, suspense, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: team, danger, violence, heist, police detective, crimes, partners in crime, perfect crime
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 4.1
 101
Backwaters (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A paralyzed woman goes missing after she and her husband travel to India for specialized medical attention.
Style: captivating, exciting, disturbing, sentimental, tense ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, marital problem, emotional abuse, murder of wife, adultery, car accident, murder, false accusation, infidelity, houseboat, englishwoman, sexy woman ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 6.1
 804
The Quietude (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Against the backdrop of a military dictatorship, Eugenia is reunited with her estranged family following her father’s stroke and is forced to confront dark secret.
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, touching ...
Plot: lesbian incest, sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, masturbation, pregnancy, mother daughter relationship, lawyer, family relations, dark secret, family conflict, death, mother ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Before the Fire (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Deep in the throes of a global pandemic, up and coming TV star, Ava Boone, is forced to flee the mounting chaos in Los Angeles and return to her rural hometown. But as she struggles to acclimate to a way of life she left behind long ago, her ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: pandemic, small town, virus, chores, homecoming, danger, female protagonist, quarantine, troubled past, fear, dark past, survival ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Perfect Neighbor (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Kansas City, the deranged middle-age Donna Germaine stabs and kills her lover, when he calls off their relationship to stay with his wife. Donna uses an excuse to move to the house of her aunt, and she becomes obsessed in their neighbor, the ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, tense, complex
Plot: obsession, femme fatale, husband wife relationship, murder, betrayal, marriage, neighbor, attraction, starting over, marital problem
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.1
 692
Naked Massacre (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Loosely based on the notorious Richard Speck murders, this is the grim tale of a disturbed Vietnam vet returning home via Belfast, who invades a house shared by eight nurses and proceeds to terrorize and murder them.
Style: cult film, suspense
Plot: nurse, murder, knife murder, champagne, bedroom, forced sex, house, misogyny, psychotic, vietnam war veteran, drink, hospital ...
Place: ireland, belfast, northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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The Scent of Blood (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A couple of bourgeois intellectuals, Carlo and Silvia are married for twenty years. But they wearily live their relationship separately; while she lives in their original flat in Rome, he lives with a young lover, Lù from time to time in his house ...
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, psycho sexual, tense
Plot: unfaithful wife, cuckold, husband wife relationship, tragic event, neo nazi, divorce, sex, cuckolded husband, morgue, female full frontal nudity, sex scene, older man younger woman relationship ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.8
 3K
Eden (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA, Malaysia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After their plane crashes off the coast of a deserted Pacific island, the surviving members of an American soccer team find themselves in the most dire of circumstances with limited resources, dwindling food supply and no rescue coming any time ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, exciting
Plot: island, struggle for survival, survival, team, stranded, desperation, fight, starvation, hostility, mercy killing, isolation, plane crash ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.2
 707
Lucky Bastard (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lucky Bastard is a "found footage" thriller about a porn website run by Mike (Don McManus) that invites fans to have sex with porn stars. Jay Paulson plays Dave, an eager young fan given a chance to have sex with the fabulous Ashley Saint ...
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: sexual cruelty, porn actress, psychopath, murder, violence, sex scene, humiliation, anger, money, loss of control, lie, fear ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.2
 86K
Dogtooth (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three teenagers are confined to an isolated country estate that could very well be on another planet. The trio spend their days listening to endless homemade tapes that teach them a whole new vocabulary. Any word that comes from beyond their family ...
Style: thought provoking, odd, disturbing, psychological, biting ...
Plot: incest, brother sister incest, dysfunctional family, power relations, family relations, family problems, punishment, perversion, parents and children, eccentric family, explicit sex, father daughter incest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Breaking Surface (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Norway, Belgium
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two Swedish/Norwegian half sisters go on a winter diving trip in Northern Norway, when they get trapped after a rockslide.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense
Plot: ocean, underwater, sister sister relationship, scuba diving, diving, winter, survival, underwater scene, friendship, rescue, danger, trap ...
Time: contemporary
Place: norway, scandinavia, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.3
 1K
Coffin Rock (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, UK, New Zealand
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman unable to conceive a child with her husband, despite years of trying, makes the drunken mistake of sleeping with a young stranger. The stranger then goes to terrifying lengths to prove his paternity.
Style: tense, serious, psychological, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, date night
Plot: stalking, pregnancy, obsession, infidelity, danger, couples, small town, husband wife relationship, suspicion, psychopath, couple relations, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
When the Bough Breaks (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A surrogate mother harbors a deadly secret desire for a family of her own with the husband who is expecting to raise her child.
Style: realistic, captivating, suspenseful, twist ending, suspense ...
Plot: surrogate mother, secret, husband wife relationship, deception, pregnancy, betrayal, seduction, flirting, infertility, sensuality, abusive boyfriend, baby ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.2
 5K
Black Snow (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Accused of killing his brother during adolescence, Salvador lives alone in the middle of Patagonia. Several decades later, his brother Marcos and his sister-in-law Laura, come to convince him to sell the lands they share by inheritance.
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: hunting, isolation, dark past, brother brother relationship, mental illness, nightmare, anger, snow, cabin, airplane, leather jacket, caught having sex ...
Place: patagonia, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.0
 498
Demented (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman is gang-raped in a horse's stable, and even though the rapists are caught and imprisoned, she is harassed many moons later by ghastly visions of her tormentors, while her husband philanders and every little thing frightens her out of ...
Style: slasher
Plot: injury, stable, rape victim, gang rape, panties, underwear, fright, legs, dinner, violence, female protagonist, meat cleaver ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.5
 349
Retina (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young woman participates in a medical study. After a series of nightmares and unusual side effects, the line between dreams and reality is blurred. She finds herself on the run from those involved, desperate to uncover the truth.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, unusual plot structure, tense, contemplative ...
Plot: infidelity, extramarital affair, adultery, terrorism, mind control, revenge, husband wife relationship, mistress, secret, torture, lie, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Our Mother's House (1967)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Seven British children bury their mother and hide her death, until their long-lost father (Dirk Bogarde) returns.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak, tense ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family problems, estrangement, kids in trouble, single parent, danger, youth, dishonesty, homecoming, parents and children, siblings relations, secret ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.1
 247
Windcroft (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: On a remote farm in the sweeping hills of Pennsylvania, three lives are torn apart by love, abandonment, deception and murder.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, countryside, estate, tragic love, destiny, crimes, family farm, mystery, inheritance, danger, friendship, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.1
 8K
Standoff (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A troubled veteran gets a chance at redemption by protecting a girl from an assassin after she witnesses a murder. Holding a shotgun with a single shell, he engages in physical and psychological warfare in a desperate fight for the girl's life.
Style: psychological thriller, suspense, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: witness, murder, rifle, rescue, moral dilemma, danger, machismo, escape, deception, brutality, killer, redemption ...
Time: year 2015, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.4
 918
Corporate (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Emilie is a bright young workaholic manager in Human Ressources, working for a huge French agro-food company. Ambitious and dedicated to her job, she is a good soldier, ready to put ruthless methods of management into practice to meet the ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: suicide, guilt, manager, corporation, psychological trauma, female protagonist, husband wife relationship, rivalry, adaptation, danger, disorder, society ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Her Name Is Carla (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two strangers refuse to leave the seaside home of a couple, which leads to sexual tension and crime.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: mind game, danger, couples, couple relations, husband wife relationship, adultery, stranger, nudity (full frontal - brief), rape, rivalry, domestic disturbance, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: zimbabwe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 3.8
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I Am Handyman (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Daniel is a young and ambitious real estate agent with a view to becoming a partner in the company. Along with the boss' wife Marie, he dares to spend a secret and passionate weekend in a luxurious archipelago house which he is supposed to ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, danger, sexual relations, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex scene, weekend, realtor, dishonesty, sexual content, male objectification, blonde ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe, scandinavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.2
 384
Final Recourse (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A wealthy high powered woman suffers a horrible tragedy after which she descends into substance abuse,turning her back on her family. She later discovers that someone close to her may be behind her subsequent abduction and kidnapping.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: life turned upside down, addiction, home invasion, car accident, faked death, kidnapping, husband wife relationship, abduction, life is a bitch, crimes, confined, crime gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.3
 2K
Centigrade (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young American couple travel to the arctic mountains of Norway. After pulling over during a snowstorm, they wake up trapped in their SUV, buried underneath layers of snow and ice.
Style: tense, realistic, captivating, psychological thriller, suspense
Plot: stranded, trapped, pregnant woman, couples, argument, birth, snow, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, loss of job, fear, blizzard, backwoods ...
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.0
 3K
Two Lives (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Norway
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Europe 1990, the Berlin wall has just crumbled: Katrine, raised in East Germany, but now living in Norway for the last 20 years, is a “war child”; the result of a love relationship between a Norwegian woman and a German occupation soldier during ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: trial, berlin wall, haunted by the past, secret, buried truth, family life, undercover, dishonesty, espionage, testimony, lawyer, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1990, year 1969
Place: norway, germany, gdr, german democratic republic, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.8
 3K
The Ear (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Husband (senior ministry official) and wife find their house is riddled with listening devices put there by his own ministry. A harrowing night follows (reminiscent of 'Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf'), and the resolution is worse ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, biting ...
Plot: couple relations, unfulfillment, domestic disturbance, dishonesty, life is a bitch, state affairs, politics, crumbling marriage, totalitarianism, family problems, couples, promotion ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s, 1950s
Place: russia, czech republic, prague, czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.2
 309
Samuel Bleak (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a quiet southern town, several lives are changed forever when an isolated mute with a dark secret is admitted to a mental institution.
Style: disturbing, serious, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: mental institution, family problems, isolation, small town life, small town, crimes, mute, suspect, society, danger, couple relations, mute or deaf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Renovation (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Tessa opens her luxurious clinic with a big party. She is smart, beautiful, savvy, and happily married with an intelligent adolescent son. But appearances are deceptive. In reality, her marriage is falling apart, her house renovation is a disaster ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: cheating wife, crumbling marriage, manipulations, manipulation, family problems, unfulfillment, loveless marriage, surgery, transplant, renovation, infidelity, unhappy wife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%