Movies like The Sixth Sense

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 8.1
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The Sixth Sense
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A psychological thriller about an eight year old boy named Cole Sear who believes he can see into the world of the dead. A child psychologist named Malcolm Crowe comes to Cole to help him deal with his problem, learning that he really can see ghosts of dead people.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, suspense, suspenseful, atmospheric, dramatic, twists and turns, bleak, tense, touching ...
Plot: psychology, psychiatrist, mystery, doctors and patients, afterlife, able to see the dead, supernatural, ghost, tragic event, redemption, supernatural ability, police investigation, life & death, destiny, understanding, untimely death, human relationship, talking to the dead, psychic power, precocious child, seeing dead people, investigation, plot twist, death, ghosts ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania
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Shutter Island
Mystery, Thriller
USA
138 min.
 8.1
The Game
Drama, Mystery, Thriller
USA
129 min.
 7.8
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Most similar movies to The Sixth Sense

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, surprise ending and suspense films with plots about mystery, storytelling, twists & turns, secrets, dialogue, plot twist and mentor mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Sixth Sense: The Others (2001), Dream House (2011), Shutter Island (2010), The Orphanage (2007), Dragonfly (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.6
 301K
The Others
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Grace is a religious woman who lives in an old house kept dark because her two children, Anne and Nicholas, have a rare sensitivity to light. When the family begins to suspect the house is haunted, Grace fights to protect her children at any cost in ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, dark, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: afterlife, haunted house, uncover truth, filicide, losing-it hero, single parent, parents and children, life is a bitch, suicide, bad mother, master servant relationship, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: england, europe, english channel
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System:   95%
    User:   92%
 
 6.0
 57K
Dream House
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Publisher, Will Atenton quits a lucrative job in New York to relocate his wife, Libby and their daughters to a quaint town in New England. However, as they settle into their home the Atentons discover that a woman and her children were murdered ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, surprise ending, suspense ...
Plot: mystery, haunted house, murder, supernatural, investigation, memory loss, plot twist, amnesia, family in danger, twists & turns, murder mystery, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   81%
    User:   93%
 
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 8.1
 942K
Shutter Island
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: World War II soldier-turned-U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised by his troubling visions and also by a mysterious doctor.
Style: surprise ending, psychological, suspenseful, twist ending, suspense ...
Plot: mental illness, uncover truth, mystery, reality vs fantasy, insanity, paranoia, plot twist, doctors and patients, psychology, mental institution, psychiatry, losing-it hero ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1954, year 1945 ...
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   82%
 
 7.5
 133K
The Orphanage
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman brings her family back to her childhood home, which used to be an orphanage, intent on reopening it. Before long, her son starts to communicate with a new invisible friend.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, tense, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, mystery, childhood, imaginary friend, death, adoption, ghost, children, ghosts, haunted by the past, dark fantasy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   90%
 
 6.1
 34K
Dragonfly
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A grieving doctor is being contacted by his late wife through his patients near death experiences.
Style: suspenseful, scary, surprise ending, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: afterlife, hospital, supernatural, mystery, romance, death, doctors and patients, first contact, chase, life & death, haunted by the past, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, latin america, colombia, chicago illinois, venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   89%
 
 7.8
 298K
The Game
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In honor of his birthday, San Francisco banker Nicholas Van Orton, a financial genius and a coldhearted loner, receives an unusual present from his younger brother, Conrad -- a gift certificate to play a unique kind of game. In nearly a nanosecond, ...
Style: psychological, surprise ending, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: neo noir, game, life turned upside down, uncover truth, mystery, psychology, birthday present, existentialism, manipulation, mind game, rich snob, life philosophy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   61%
 
 7.3
 296K
Unbreakable
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An ordinary man makes an extraordinary discovery when a train accident leaves his fellow passengers dead – and him unscathed. The answer to this mystery could lie with the mysterious Elijah Price, a man who suffers from a disease that renders his ...
Style: atmospheric, suspense, psychological, surprise ending, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mystery, superhero, supernatural, plot twist, destiny, good versus evil, supernatural ability, storytelling, crumbling marriage, comics, twists & turns, secrets ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1960s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   75%
 
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 7.3
 200K
Identity
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Complete strangers stranded at a remote desert motel during a raging storm soon find themselves the target of a deranged murderer. As their numbers thin out, the travelers begin to turn on each other, as each tries to figure out who the killer is.
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, atmospheric, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, mystery, murder mystery, murder, stranded, psychiatrist, hotel, investigation, death, psychology, paranoia, identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, nevada, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   75%
 
 5.9
 31K
Passengers
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a plane crash, a young therapist, Claire, is assigned by her mentor to counsel the flight's five survivors. When they share their recollections of the incident -- which some say include an explosion that the airline claims never happened ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending, serious, twist ending ...
Plot: mystery, supernatural, afterlife, catastrophe, conspiracy, psychology, uncover truth, twists & turns, first contact, life & death, survivor, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   79%
 
 4.9
 64K
The Haunting
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Dr. David Marrow invites Nell Vance, and Theo and Luke Sanderson to the eerie and isolated Hill House to be subjects for a sleep disorder study. The unfortunate guests discover that Marrow is far more interested in the sinister mansion itself – ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, gothic, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, insomnia, mystery, estate, survival, psychology, danger, evil, destiny, ghost child ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   100%
 
 6.5
 216K
The Village
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a willful young man tries to venture beyond his sequestered Pennsylvania hamlet, his actions set off a chain of chilling incidents that will alter the community forever.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, scary, romantic ...
Plot: mystery, isolation, blindness, plot twist, village, human nature, cult, uncover truth, greed, secrets, twists & turns, storytelling ...
Time: 1890s, 21st century, 19th century, 2000s
Place: pennsylvania, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   75%
 
 6.9
 68K
Stay
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Psychiatrist Sam Foster has a new patient, Henry Letham, who claims to be suicidal. In trying to diagnose him, Sam visits Henry's prior therapist and also finds Henry's mother -- even though Henry has said that he murdered both of his ...
Style: psychological, surreal, stylized, surprise ending, twists and turns ...
Plot: psychiatrist, mystery, suicide, guilt, obsession, surrealism, storytelling, death, memory, student, life & death, dreams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   75%
 
 7.6
 327K
The Illusionist
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 110 min.
Story: With his eye on a lovely aristocrat, a gifted illusionist named Eisenheim uses his powers to win her away from her betrothed, a crowned prince. But Eisenheim's scheme creates tumult within the monarchy and ignites the suspicion of a dogged ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, surprise ending, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: romance, magic, mystery, love, obsession, murder, investigation, supernatural, period piece, police investigation, conspiracy, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, victorian era, 1880s ...
Place: vienna, austria, england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   100%
 
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The Devil's Advocate
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A hotshot lawyer gets more than he bargained for when he learns his new boss is Lucifer himself.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, ambiguous ending, bleak ...
Plot: lawyer, greed, devil, temptation, blind ambition, mentor, law firm, hotshot lawyer, deal with the devil, marital problem, crooked lawyer, lust ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, southern usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   47%
 
 6.7
 301K
Signs
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A family living on a farm finds mysterious crop circles in their fields which suggests something more frightening to come.
Style: suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, psychological, surprise ending ...
Plot: alien, alien invasion, mystery, farm, alien encounter, single father, apocalypse, death, aliens, storytelling, space travel, first contact ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, brazil, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   67%
 
 5.9
 34K
After.Life
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Following a terrible car crash, a woman (Christina Ricci) awakes to find an enigmatic mortician (Liam Neeson) preparing her for burial.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, bleak, twist ending ...
Plot: afterlife, mystery, supernatural, mysterious character, death, life & death, dealing with death, twists & turns, plot twist, nudity (topless - notable), danger, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   71%
 
What Lies Beneath
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Claire Spencer starts hearing ghostly voices and seeing spooky images, she wonders if an otherworldly spirit is trying to contact her. All the while, her husband tries to reassure her by telling her it's all in her head. But as Claire ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, murder, couple relations, twists & turns, secrets, woman in danger, missing girl, psychology, investigation, betrayal, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   38%
 
 6.0
 12K
Half Light
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rachel Carson, a best-selling crime novelist, is devastated and filled with guilt over the accidental death of her son. Hoping that a change of scenery will help alleviate her suffering, she leaves her home in the city and moves into a vacant ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, psychological, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: mystery, supernatural, murder, death, village, ghost, twists & turns, island, mentally unstable, ghosts, supernatural ability, first contact ...
Time: contemporary
Place: scotland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   100%
 
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The Mothman Prophecies
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Reporter John Klein is plunged into a world of impossible terror and unthinkable chaos when fate draws him to a sleepy West Virginia town whose residents are being visited by a great winged shape that sows hideous nightmares and fevered visions.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, scary, twists and turns ...
Plot: small town, mystery, investigation, warning, obsessive quest, supernatural, haunted by the past, first contact, death, alternate reality, urban legend, death of wife ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: west virginia, usa, ohio, ecuador, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   42%
 
 5.9
 67K
Premonition
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A depressed housewife who learns her husband was killed in a car accident the day previously, awakens the next morning to find him alive and well at home, and then awakens the day after to a world in which he is still dead.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending, mind bending ...
Plot: time travel, destiny, time loop, memory, death, life & death, starting over, alternate reality, dealing with death, catastrophe, memory loss, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   41%
 
 7.0
 24K
Dead Again
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 1949 composer Roman Strauss is executed for the vicious murder of his wife Margaret with a pair of scissors. In 1990s Los Angeles a mute amnesiac woman shows up at an orphanage and private eye Mike Church is called in to investigate. Under ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: mystery, amnesia, murder, investigation, romance, private detective, supernatural, memory loss, hypnosis, psychiatrist, neo noir, memory ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 90s, 1990s, 1940s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   27%
 
 7.0
 67K
Stir of Echoes
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After being hypnotized by his sister in law, Tom Witzky begins seeing haunting visions of a girl's ghost and a mystery begins to unfold around her.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, suspense, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, haunted house, obsession, paranoia, afterlife, ghost, hypnosis, ghosts, supernatural ability, psychic, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   30%
 
 6.6
 47K
Copycat
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An agoraphobic psychologist and a female detective must work together to take down a serial killer who copies serial killers from the past.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, clever ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, police investigation, psychology, psychopath, mind game, violence, murder mystery, twists & turns, psychiatrist, agoraphobia, paranoia ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   37%
 
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 6.5
 12K
Jagged Edge
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: San Francisco heiress Page Forrester is brutally murdered in her remote beach house. Her husband Jack is devastated by the crime but soon finds himself accused of her murder. He hires lawyer Teddy Barnes to defend him, despite the fact she ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, surprise ending, twists and turns ...
Plot: mystery, courtroom, court, lawyer, murder, courtroom drama, crime, neo-noir, guilt, justice, plot twist, murder mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   26%
 
 8.2
 252K
Chinatown
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Private eye Jake Gittes lives off of the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-World War II Southern California. Hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair, Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, cynical, clever, tense ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, mystery, murder, neo-noir, surveillance, corruption, adultery, neo noir, political corruption, plot twist, conspiracy ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   28%
 
 5.9
 3K
Silent Fall
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An autistic boy witnesses his parents' double murder. Richard Dreyfuss as a controversial therapist, seeks to probe the child's mind in order to solve the case.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: mystery, murder, investigation, autism, psychiatrist, murder mystery, doctors and patients, police investigation, haunted by the past, redemption, psychopath, doctors ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   37%
 
 6.6
 163K
Secret Window
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mort Rainey, a writer just emerging from a painful divorce with his ex-wife, is stalked at his remote lake house by a psychotic stranger and would-be scribe who claims Rainey swiped his best story idea. But as Rainey endeavors to prove his ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: murder, mystery, paranoia, writer's life, divorce, insanity, psychology, schizophrenia, isolation, arson, serial killer, creativity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mississippi, new york state, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   29%
 
 8.1
 710K
Gone Girl
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.
Style: tense, psychological, surprise ending, suspense, enigmatic ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: missing person, missing wife, mystery, investigation, disappearance, manipulation, obsession, police investigation, psychology, moral ambiguity, infidelity, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: missouri, usa, st. louis missouri, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   36%
 

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 7.0
 93K
The X Files
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Mulder and Scully, now taken off the FBI's X Files cases, must find a way to fight the shadowy elements of the government to find out the truth about a conspiracy that might mean the alien colonization of Earth.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, scary, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mystery, alien, ufo, first contact, government agency, conspiracy theory, investigation, conspiracy, virus, special agents, fbi, twists & turns ...
Time: 20th century, future, 90s, prehistory, prehistoric times ...
Place: antarctica, texas, europe, usa, london ...
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System:   30%
    User:   25%
 
The Conversation
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Surveillance expert Harry Caul is hired by a mysterious client's brusque aide to tail a young couple. Tracking the pair through San Francisco's Union Square, Caul and his associate Stan manage to record a cryptic conversation between them. ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: mystery, surveillance, paranoia, obsession, conspiracy, murder, spy, loneliness, hotel, investigation, guilt, neo noir ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   28%
 
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