Movies like The Secret

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The Secret (2007)
 6.2
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The Secret (2007)
Original name: Si j'étais toi
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Husband, wife, and daughter have moved from Boston to Williamstown. At 16, Samantha treats her mother shabbily, but when the two of them are in a horrific car crash, the mother wills Sam to live, somehow losing her own life while her spirit enters Sam.
Style: psychological, disturbing, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, family relations, reincarnation, dealing with death, car accident, uncover truth, parents and children, life is a bitch, family problems, religion and supernatural, hidden truth, new life, split personality, father daughter relationship, high school, supernatural power, ghost, sexual content, unfulfilled love, incest, marijuana, doctor, cemetery, tattoo, drug use ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century

Most similar movies to The Secret

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and psychological films with plots about supernatural, family relations, ghost, danger, family problems, parents and children and deadly mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like The Secret: Children's Play (2001), The Echo Game (2009), Ghost Son (2007), They're Watching Us (2002), The Last Sign (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Children's Play (2001)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Marianne and Jacques are a young middle-class couple who live in a chic Parisian apartment with their two young children. One day, Marianne receives an unexpected visit from two strangers, Mr and Mrs Worms, who claim to have lived in the apartment ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: supernatural, possession, family in danger, ghost, family problems, siblings relations, mentally unstable, dealing with death, good versus evil, children, supernatural power, a vision ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.3
 192
The Echo Game (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A young mother must protect her daughter from a rogue scientist on a murderous rampage to steal the girl's psychic powers for herself.
Style: serious, scary, mind bending, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: mad scientist, supernatural, family relations, supernatural ability, parents and children, sexual content, chase, murder, betrayal, nudity (full frontal - brief), death, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 4.4
 809
Ghost Son (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, South Africa, Spain, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: "Ghost Son" takes place in South Africa. A married couple Stacey and Mark live on the farm with their black teenage maid. Mark and Stacey love each other deeply. Unfortunately Mark dies in a tragic truck accident.Stacey returns to the farm ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious
Plot: ghost, mystery, family in danger, supernatural, single parent, family problems, life is a bitch, parents and children, supernatural ability, uncover truth, pregnancy, missing child ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
They're Watching Us (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Horror
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Norberto Lopez Amado's They're Watching Us is about a cop who becomes obsessed with a case. Juan (Carmelo Gomez) is ordered to head up an investigation concerning a businessman who has been missing for almost three years. The officer who ...
Style: mind bending, scary, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: missing person, police investigation, family relations, police detective, supernatural, uncover truth, mental institution, law enforcement, crimes, ghost, parents and children, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Movie in collections
The Last Sign (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A woman who is tormented by the ghost of her abusive, alcoholic husband. She must come to terms with the past if she is to find peace and love...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, supernatural ability, ghost, family relations, starting over, mysterious character, mystery, death in the family, dealing with death, haunted by the past, loss of husband ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
When I Was Alive (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Musical, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After losing his job and the end of his marriage, Júnior returns to his father's house. But that is not his childhood house anymore. His old room has been rented by a young woman and the place feels unwelcome and oppressive. Júnior develops ...
Style: psychological, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary
Plot: haunted by the past, mystery, supernatural, obsession, family problems, parents and children, losing-it hero, family relations, homecoming, danger, indoor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
It's in the Blood (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: One year after a tragic incident tore their family apart, a grieving son and his estranged father embark on a journey into the wild to reconcile their past. When a horrifying accident leaves Russell badly injured, and strands them in the wild, it is ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak, scary ...
Plot: survival, ghost, isolation, wilderness, supernatural, rescue, parents and children, estrangement, escapades, stalking, forest, death in the family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Hush Little Baby (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young mother suffers her worst nightmare -the drowning of her young daughter. Two years later, Jamie gives birth to another girl. After a series of suspicious accidents, Jamie becomes haunted by fears that her dead daughter's vengeful spirit ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: ghost, reincarnation, mystery, supernatural, family problems, couples, family relations, custody, pregnancy, babies and infants, dealing with death, death of child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
We Are What We Are (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this reimagining of the 2010 Mexican film of the same name, director Jim Mickle paints a gruesome portrait of an introverted family struggling to keep their macabre traditions alive, giving us something we can really sink our teeth into.
Style: macabre, suspenseful, scary, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: cannibalism, rain, family relations, small town, siblings relations, parents and children, crimes, missing person, family tradition, family problems, father daughter relationship, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: delaware, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 4.5
 675
The Wait (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An enigmatic phone call from a psychic catapults a family into a state of suspended belief while waiting for their recently deceased mother to be resurrected.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, surreal, tense
Plot: resurrection, siblings relations, supernatural, family in crisis, death of mother, faith, waiting, love, sexual content, dealing with death, family relations, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.3
 80K
The Uninvited (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Anna returns home after spending time in a psychiatric facility following her mother's tragic death and discovers that her mother's former nurse, Rachel, has moved into their house and become engaged to her father. Soon after she learns ...
Style: surprise ending, scary, twist ending, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, uncover truth, parents and children, family in danger, family problems, woman in danger, evil woman, step parent, siblings relations, pretense, mistrust ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2000s, year 1986
Place: maine, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The House at the End of Time (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of Dulce, a mother who has encounters with apparitions inside her old house. She must decipher a mystery that could trigger a prophecy: the death of her family.
Style: twists and turns, scary, suspenseful, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, haunted by the past, mystery, family in danger, murder, ghost, dealing with death, life is a bitch, family problems, parents and children, missing child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.3
 2K
Neverlake (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: On a trip home to visit her father, Jenny is thrown into a world of mystery, horror and legend when she is called upon by 3000 year old spirits of the Neverlake to help return their lost artifacts and save the lives of missing children.
Style: suspenseful, scary, mind bending, tense, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, obsession, life is a bitch, uncover truth, family relations, mystery, family problems, hidden truth, father daughter relationship, lake, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.2
 23K
Silent House (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sarah returns with her father and uncle to fix up the family's longtime summerhouse after it was violated by squatters in the off-season. As they work in the dark, Sarah begins to hear sounds from within the walls of the boarded-up building. ...
Style: twists and turns, bleak, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: family in danger, survival, uncover truth, haunted by the past, supernatural, country house, confined, parents and children, isolation, family problems, father daughter relationship, haunted house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.9
 58K
Poltergeist (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Legendary filmmaker Sam Raimi and director Gil Kenan reimagine and contemporize the classic tale about a family whose suburban home is invaded by angry spirits. When the terrifying apparitions escalate their attacks and take the youngest daughter, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, serious, macabre ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, poltergeist, haunted house, family relations, child in peril, chaos and mayhem, chaos, family in danger, family problems, good versus evil, human host ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.5
 804
Hellgate (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Thailand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A western businessman, his Thai wife and son experience a horrible accident while visiting Bangkok. In the aftermath, they find there is a shadow world between life and death where endless darkness lies.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary, tense
Plot: supernatural, parallel world, ghost, car accident, nightmare, seeing dead people, death of wife, death of child, death of son, boat, deja vu, ruins ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, asia, thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.8
 26K
Godsend (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A couple agree to have their deceased son cloned under the supervision of an enigmatic doctor, but bizarre things start to happen years after his rebirth.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense ...
Plot: cloning, experiment gone awry, genetic engineering, school, doctor, parents and children, family problems, death in the family, life is a bitch, dealing with death, clones, nightmare ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.7
 6K
Audrey Rose (1977)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A man is convinced that a young girl is the reincarnation of his own daughter Audrey Rose, who died in a fiery car accident, along with his wife, two minutes before the girl was born.
Style: psychological, scary, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, betrayal, family relations, obsession, nightmare, stranger, supernatural, reincarnation, love and romance, couple relations, loss of daughter, hypnosis ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: india, new york, asia, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 2K
Hurt (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: There are terrible things happening in the desert...unexplainable, frightening things. Tragic, inexplicable incidents… ever since she arrived.
Style: psychological, tense, suspense, captivating, scary ...
Plot: orphan, rescue, ghost, haunted by the past, dysfunctional family, desert, supernatural, murder, family in danger, family relations, dark secret, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.3
 11K
The Dark (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Adèle and her daughter Sarah are traveling on the Welsh coastline to see her husband James when Sarah disappears. A different but similar looking girl appears who says she died in a past time. Adèle tries to discover what happened to her daughter ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: ghost, missing person, supernatural, afterlife, suicide, child abuse, haunted by the past, uncover truth, family in danger, mysterious character, mind game, mystery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Disappeared (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Following the disappearance of his younger brother Tom, Matthew Ryan tries to put his life and sanity back together. However the past keeps coming back to haunt him.
Style: serious, psychological, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: missing person, haunted by the past, family relations, parents and children, religions or cults, teenage life, destiny, crimes, brother, disappearance, working class, abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Haunting of Molly Hartley (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When teenage Molly Hartley moves to a new town, she's haunted by terrifying visions that may have to do with dark secrets from her past. Something evil lurks just beneath the lush surfaces of her private-school world, and it holds the rights to ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, supernatural, high school life, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, deal with the devil, dealing with death, parents and children, haunted by the past, mental illness, teenage girl, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.6
 509
Restless Souls (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young couple and their daughter move into a rambling old house. Soon, an increasingly alarming string of events and supernatural disturbances connects the house, and them, with a series of unsolved murders committed three years earlier. They are ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, psychotronic
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, mystery, family relations, couple relations, couples, parent child relationship, research, supernatural power, child murder, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Movie in collections
 4.7
 841
Driftwood (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Riddled with guilt over the loss of his rock star older brother, 16 year old David Forrester (Ricky Ullman) becomes obsessed with death, leading his misguided parents to send him to Driftwood, an "Attitude Adjustment Camp for Troubled ...
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: survival, supernatural, juvenile delinquency, ghost, mystery, haunted house, youth, life is a bitch, obsession, uncover truth, dealing with death, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Not Forgotten (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in a Tex-Mex border town, Not Forgotten is a classic psychological thriller about Jack and Amaya Bishop, a couple who must come to terms with their tortured pasts in order to save their kidnapped daughter. It is a tale taut with intrigue and ...
Style: scary, realistic, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns
Plot: abduction, strip club, investigation, parents and children, uncover truth, family problems, secret place, family relations, crimes, supernatural, life is a bitch, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.2
 2K
One & Two (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two siblings discover a supernatural escape from a troubled home, but find their bond tested when reality threatens to tear their family apart.
Style: atmospheric, serious, psychological, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: family relations, isolation, siblings relations, terminal illness, family problems, parents and children, youth, sick mother, coming of age, supernatural ability, brother sister relationship, abusive father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Out of the Dark (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates, Colombia, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple and their daughter moves to Colombia to take over a family manufacturing plant, only to realize their new home is haunted.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, dark, sinister
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, family in danger, parents and children, couples, family problems, family relations, legends and myths, graphic violence, child in peril, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Secrets in the Walls (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A single mom and her two daughters move from their cramped Detroit apartment to the suburbs but scratching, cries and shadows haunt their new home.
Style: scary, suspenseful, slasher, serious, exciting ...
Plot: ghost, starting over, supernatural, family in danger, single parent, mentally unstable, family problems, psychopath, family relations, missing child, parents and children, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Haunting of Helena (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After a divorce, Sophia moves to the south of Italy with her daughter, Helena. Their new home, an apartment within an austere building of the fascist age, is a chance for them to start a new life. But inside an old storage room hides a mysterious ...
Style: scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: single parent, parents and children, supernatural, child in peril, family relations, haunted house, ghost, supernatural being, spirit, paranormal activity, dark secret, mysticism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.5
 6K
The Echo (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bobby Reynolds is released on probation from Rikers and moves to the old apartment in East Village, New York, where his lonely mother lived and passed away. He finds a job as mechanic at the Houston Auto Repair shop owned by the supportive Hector ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: ghost, riddles and clues, supernatural, family problems, parents and children, domestic disturbance, grudge, curses spells and rituals, ex convict, chaos and mayhem, supernatural ability, fired from the job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%