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The Roommate (2011)
 4.8
 39K
The Roommate (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Sara, a young design student from Iowa, arrives for college in Los Angeles, she is eager to fit in and get to know the big city. Her wealthy roommate, Rebecca, is more than eager to take Sara under her wing and show her the ropes. The two become close, but when Sara begins to branch out and make more friends on campus, Rebecca becomes resentful. Alarmed, Sara moves in with her new boyfriend, causing Rebecca's behavior to take a violent turn.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns, intense, harsh, serious, sexy, erotic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: obsession, female psychopath, obsessive love, college, mentally unstable, female stalker, murder, college life, stalker, teenager, lesbian, psychology, jealousy, roommate, medication, youth, crimes, mind game, lifestyle, social relations, dishonesty, student life, woman in danger, serial killer, women ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles

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Most similar movies to The Roommate

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and suspense films with plots about murder, obsession, violence, psychopath, danger, stalker and death mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like The Roommate: Single White Female (1992), Crush (2013), The Boy Next Door (2015), Swimfan (2002), The Crush (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Single White Female (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Attractive Manhattanite Allison Jones has it all: a handsome beau, a rent-controlled apartment, and a promising career as a fashion designer. When boyfriend Sam proves unfaithful, Allison strikes out on her own but must use the classifieds to seek ...
Style: twist ending, suspenseful, sexy, twists and turns, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, roommate, mental illness, stalker, jealousy, borderline personality disorder, femme fatale, female nudity, dangerous friend, violence, female rapist, death of pet ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 6K
Crush (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A secret admirer's crush on a high school athlete takes a fatal turn.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, sexy, slasher ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: obsession, high school, stalking, high school hunk, high school life, love and romance, stalker, secret admirer, youth, dangerous attraction, crimes, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Boy Next Door (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A recently cheated on married woman falls for a younger man who has moved in next door, but their torrid affair soon takes a dangerous turn.
Style: sexy, suspenseful, psychological, tense, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, older woman younger man relationship, fatal attraction, dangerous attraction, obsessive love, woman in danger, stalking, psychopath, seduction, stalker, blackmail, neighbor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.0
 20K
Swimfan (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ben Cronin has it all: the admiration of his many friends, a terrific girlfriend, and he's on the fast-track to an athletic scholarship. Ben's rock-solid, promising future and romance are turned upside-down with the arrival of Madison ...
Style: suspenseful, sexy, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: obsession, stalker, stalking, obsessive love, female psychopath, dangerous attraction, swimming, teenager, high school, betrayal, sexual obsession, hospital ...
Time: 80s, contemporary
Place: new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Crush (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A precocious and obsessive teenager develops a crush on a naive writer with harrowing consequences.
Style: sexy, suspenseful, psychological, erotic, tense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: obsession, obsessive love, dangerous attraction, fatal attraction, borderline personality disorder, mentally unstable, female psychopath, journalism, revenge, false accusation, seductress, stalking ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.3
 28K
The Resident (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Juliet, a beautiful doctor, has found the perfect New York apartment to start a new life after separating from her husband. It's got spacious rooms, a spectacular view, and a handy, handsome landlord. But there are secrets behind every wall and ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: obsession, woman in danger, psychopath, landlord, voyeurism, hidden camera, paranoia, confined, stalker, rapist, revenge, deception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 16K
Unforgettable (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Julia moves in with her fiancé, David, but his ex-wife and her own haunting past join forces to rock her quiet suburban existence.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, sexy, scary, rough ...
Plot: obsession, ex husband ex wife relationship, jealousy, insanity, mentally unstable, ex husband, stalking, divorce, betrayal, unrequited love, frame up, home invasion ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.6
 12K
Dread (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three college students set out to document what other people dread most.
Style: disturbing, psychological, scary, surprise ending, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: fear, manipulation, violence, held captive, college student, psychopath, childhood trauma, torture, human nature, social relations, mind game, nightmare ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.0
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Obsessed (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Things couldn't be better for Derek Charles. He's just received a big promotion at work, and has a wonderful marriage with his beautiful wife, Sharon. However, into this idyllic world steps Lisa, a temporary worker at Derek's office. ...
Style: suspenseful, sexy, suspense, intense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: obsession, obsessive love, stalking, dangerous attraction, fatal attraction, unrequited love, black man white woman relationship, sexual obsession, workplace, workplace intrigue, manipulation, female psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: new orleans, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A suburban family chooses seemingly sweet Peyton Flanders as their newborn's nanny. Only much later does the infant's mother, Claire Bartel, realize Peyton's true intentions -- to destroy Claire and replace her in the family. The ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, twists and turns, psychological ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: obsession, nanny, vengeance, female psychopath, psychopath, family in danger, sexual abuse, asthma, suicide, domestic disturbance, home invasion, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: seattle, washington state, san francisco, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Perfect Guy (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a painful breakup, Leah seems to meet the perfect guy. But she soon discovers his violent side that disrupts her life.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: fatal attraction, woman in danger, obsession, stalker, stalking, psychopath, couple relations, female protagonist, mind game, rivalry, vengeance, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
 5.3
 4K
Homecoming (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A jealous woman (Mischa Barton) plots revenge after her former beau (Matt Long) returns to their hometown with a pretty new girlfriend (Jessica Stroup).
Style: suspense, rough, psychological, suspenseful, dark ...
Plot: obsession, female psychopath, obsessive love, love, small town, dangerous attraction, jealousy, college, torture, suspicion, desire, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
Secret Obsession (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Newlywed Jennifer is brutally attacked at a dark rest stop. While healing from her injuries, she can’t recall anything from her past, including the ordeal. Her husband, Russell , is just thankful she’s alive and eager to get her home. As he ...
Style: suspense, intense, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: obsession, memory loss, stalker, violence, murder, psycho killer, deception, memory lapse, chase, crime investigation, investigation, threat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.6
 5K
The In Crowd (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A mentally disturbed young woman takes a job at a posh country club and falls in with a clique of wealthy college kids where she's taken under the wing of the clique's twisted leader, who harbors some dark secrets too terrifying to tell.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, entertaining, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: psychopath, obsession, murder, female protagonist, mentor, family, insanity, social differences, mind game, redemption, haunted by the past, manipulation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Teacher's Pet (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Psychopath Debbie Strand escapes from a mental institution for the criminally insane and takes the identity of a co-ed she meets and dies out of fear of Debbie and sets herself up on a college campus where she once again begins killing students and ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, suspenseful, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female psychopath, femme fatale, obsession, teachers and students, dangerous attraction, hidden identity, stalking, lesbian rape, unrequited love, college, student life, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Like.Share.Follow. (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Garrett is a rising YouTube star. Shell is a deeply emotional fan. When they begin a romantic relationship, he's forced to question whether opening your life to strangers online is an invitation to community and rescue... or to stalking, ...
Style: realistic, mind bending, suspenseful, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: fan, male rape victim, obsession, love story, youtube, crimes, meeting, teenage boy, female antagonist, teenage murderer, mental disorder, technology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.3
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Chloe (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A doctor hires an escort to seduce her husband, whom she suspects of cheating, though unforeseen events put the family in danger.
Style: psychological, sexy, erotic, sexual, suspense ...
Plot: lesbian, infidelity, obsession, older woman younger woman relationship, lesbian sex, seduction, lesbian romance, first lesbian experience, lesbian love, adultery, couples, lesbianism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
When a Stranger Calls (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Far away from the site of a gruesome murder, a teenager named Jill Johnson arrives at a luxurious home for a baby-sitting job. With the children fast asleep, she settles in for what she expects to be an ordinary evening. Soon, the ringing of a phone ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, scary, slasher ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: serial killer, high school, home invasion, murder, stalking, survival, psychopath, teenager, babysitting, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, husband wife relationship, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Kristy (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a college girl who is alone on campus over the Thanksgiving break is targeted by a group of outcasts, she must conquer her deepest fears to outwit them and fight back.
Style: scary, serious, melancholic, bleak, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: thanksgiving, survival, student life, college, youth, woman in danger, gang, home invasion, college life, fear, masked killer, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
American Psycho II: All American Girl (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Rachel is a criminology student hoping to land a position as a teacher's assistant for professor Robert Starkman. She's sure this position will pave the way to an FBI career, and she's willing to do anything to obtain it -- including ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, exciting, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, female psychopath, college, psychopath, fbi, obsession, student life, rivalry, mind game, competition, blind ambition, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.2
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Truth or Dare (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A harmless game of "Truth or Dare" among friends turns deadly when someone—or something—begins to punish those who tell a lie—or refuse the dare.
Style: exciting, slasher, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: truth or dare, game, survival, characters killed one by one, murder, group of friends, supernatural horror, demon, college, rivalry, manipulation, friendship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, mexico, big ben london, tijuana mexico, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.9
 34K
P2 (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Angela, a corporate climber, gets stuck working late on Christmas Eve and finds herself the target of an unhinged security guard. With no help in sight, the woman must overcome physical and psychological challenges to survive.
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, slasher, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: obsession, psychopath, woman in danger, kidnapping, survival, escape attempt, stalking, security guard, confinement indoors, stalker, torment, hostage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 4.5
 693
The Landlady (1998)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Melanie decides that one of her tenants would be perfect as her husband and decides to eliminate everyone who might interfere in her plans.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological, scary ...
Plot: obsession, split personality, murder, disobey, psychopath, dangerous attraction, mentally unstable, dishonesty, blind ambition, spouse killer, stalking, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Acrimony (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A faithful wife takes action when it becomes clear to her that her devious husband has betrayed her.
Style: tragic ending, emotional, rough, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: nervous breakdown, divorce, attempted murder, depression, courtroom, female psychopath, financial problem, deception, husband wife relationship, borderline personality disorder, betrayal, unfaithful husband ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
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Pet (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A man imprisons the woman he's still obsessed with after years apart, then finds the tables turned on him.
Style: disturbing, bleak, suspenseful, suspense, rough ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, bdsm, kidnapping, psychopath, slave, stalker, abduction, murder, basement, animal shelter, dog ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Neon Demon (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Belgium, Denmark, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When aspiring model Jesse moves to Los Angeles, her youth and vitality are devoured by a group of beauty-obsessed women who will take any means necessary to get what she has.
Style: art house, psychological, neo noir, disturbing, colourful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fashion, cannibalism, lesbian, teenage girl, model, obsession, beauty, murder, jealousy, photographer, 16 year old, necrophilia ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Little Erin Merryweather (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Once upon a time, death preyed upon a New England college campus. Rumors swirl that "if you see a flash of red, you're dead!" Local golden boy, Peter Bloom (David Morwick) investigates the grisly killings until the stakes grow higher ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, college, mystery, amateur detective, mind game, investigation, psychopath, stalking, journalism, crimes, youth, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new england, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Soul Survivors (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A female collage co-ed freshman who was involved in a fatal car crash discovers she may not have survived the tragedy after all when she becomes caught between the world of the living and the dead A sort of limbo state of being between both the real ...
Style: psychological, scary, twists and turns, surprise ending, slasher ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, alternate reality, fantasy world, life & death, ghost, hallucination, psychology, multiple storylines, college, haunted by the past, student life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 3.6
 679
House of Dust (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: College students exploring an abandoned insane asylum accidentally shatter canisters holding the cremains of former mental patients. Inhaling the dusty ash filling the air, they're soon possessed by the souls once held within them. One is a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak, scary ...
Plot: psychology, mental institution, serial killer, college, supernatural, crimes, buddies, mentally unstable, youth, misfit, obsession, mental illness ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Halloween: Resurrection (2002)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Serial Killer Michael Myers is not finished with Laurie Strode, and their rivalry finally comes to an end. But is this the last we see of Myers? Freddie Harris and Nora Winston are reality programmers at DangerTainment, and are planning to send a ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, halloween, masked killer, murder, psychopath, survival, vengeance, monster, violence, internet, sibling relationship, stalking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%