Movies like Someone Is Watching

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Someone Is Watching (2000)
 5.4
 438
Someone Is Watching (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cory is a young boy who has just moved into a new house with his mom. He develops a relationship with an "imaginary" friend who lives in his closet. No one believes him until people start dying violently and the "imaginary" friend becomes all too real.
Style: suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, suspense, realistic, psychotronic
Plot: stalking, parents and children, voyeurism, mentally unstable, imaginary friend, mysterious character, murder, lifetime, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), neighbor, voyeur, diary, secret passageway, halloween party, wrongful conviction, danger, closet, trenchcoat, carrying someone, gun, pistol, handgun
Time: 90s, 20th century

Most similar movies to Someone Is Watching

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and suspense films with plots about crimes, murder, danger, deadly, stalking, dishonesty and obsession mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Someone Is Watching: Meeting Evil (2012), The Perfect Nanny (2001), View of Terror (2003), The Perfect Roommate (2011), Rivals (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.3
 12K
Meeting Evil (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Follows disillusioned young family man John as a mysterious stranger, Richie takes him on a murder-fueled ride that transforms the weak-willed John into a desperate hero willing to go to any length to protect his family.
Style: suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, suspense, neo noir ...
Plot: murder, mysterious character, moral dilemma, family in danger, life is a bitch, crimes, human nature, violence spree, serial killer, assassin, mysticism, down on your luck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Perfect Nanny (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Upon her release from a mental institution where she was recovering from a suicide attempt, Andrea McBride applies for the position of nanny for a handsome, wealthy surgeon, Dr. James Lewis, a widower with two children. Another applicant is hired, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: nanny, obsession, parents and children, under the surface, crimes, murder, family relations, femme fatale, lifetime, woman with a gun, woman seduces a man, strong female lead ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.2
 714
View of Terror (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On the face of it Celeste seems to have it all - a successful career, a handsome boyfriend and a luxurious new apartment with a breathtaking view of the city. However, Celeste's dream life becomes a nightmare when she's targeted by a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, realistic
Plot: stalker, stalking, mysterious character, woman in danger, mystery, mind game, home invasion, voyeur, lifetime, obsession, crimes, strong female presence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Perfect Roommate (2011)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Carrie Remington seems like any other struggling waitress who's had a run of bad luck including a recent divorce. Things seem to be improving when she moves in with Ashley Dunnfield, a young woman from a wealthy background who's trying to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Plot: obsession, dangerous attraction, stalking, manipulation, haunted by the past, dishonesty, psychopath, murder, revenge, deception, roommate, mysterious character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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murder movies
19449
suspense movies
17006
lifetime movies
732
90s movies
90s
6461
 6.3
 567
Rivals (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenage girl becomes entangled in a volatile relationship with a pair of high-school lovers.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stalking, teenage life, couples, friendship, youth, love and romance, crimes, seduction, rape, revenge, mentally unstable, obsession ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.0
 697
Cyberstalker (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After spending several years in seclusion, a woman encounters the stalker who murdered her parents over a decade ago, and fears she may be his latest victim when he starts to cyber-stalk her.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, woman in danger, stalker, psychopath, stalking, crimes, computers and web, lifetime, danger, deadly, off the grid
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Love Thy Neighbor (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Plagued by flashbacks of a violent home invasion, Laura Benson is on the brink of a nervous breakdown. Looking for a fresh start, she and her husband sell their house and relocate to a seemingly idyllic gated community. But, little do the Bensons ...
Style: psychological, serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: obsession, stalking, mind game, psychopath, haunted by the past, family in danger, crimes, rivalry, mentally unstable, dishonesty, amateur detective, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.8
 618
Innocents (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A traveling cellist gets involved with two disturbed sisters on their way to Seattle to tell their mom that their dad has just passed away. On the way, the two kill a judge and a few others unknown to the cellist. Eventually he gets pinned for the ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary
Plot: serial killer, murder, mind game, psychopath, criminal heroes, false accusation, dangerous attraction, crimes, mentally unstable, police investigation, on the road, violence spree ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 737
Fatal Desire (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Fatal desire tells the story of the first Internet-related murder in the United States. Sharee Miller is a 27-year-old fiancee, when interviewing with Jerry Cassaday in an Internet chat room. Soon they are in the real life begin a passionate affair. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, sexy, tense, suspense ...
Plot: parents and children, love and romance, computers and web, gangsters, pregnancy, crimes, dishonesty, domestic disturbance, teenage life, child, serial killer, lifetime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rhode island, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Far from Home (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Charlie Cox should have stopped for gas in California. While he's on a cross-country trip with his teenage daughter, Joleen, his car hits empty in a creepy town in Nevada. With nary a drop of fuel to be found, Charlie and Joleen stop for the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, scary, realistic ...
Plot: desert, serial killer, stalking, murder, psychopath, family in danger, parents and children, youth, father daughter relationship, violence, teenager, stalker ...
Time: 80s
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Mother's Boys (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sexy but unstable wife and mother Jude walked out on her family three years ago. Now, just as suddenly, she is back. But her husband, Robert, has fallen in love with Callie, an assistant principal at his sons' school. He asks Jude for a ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, mentally unstable, psychopath, dysfunctional family, family in danger, family life, infidelity, family problems, murder, hidden identity, stalking, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.1
 2K
The Living (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After an alcohol induced blacked-out night of drinking, Teddy discovers he has severely beaten his wife, Molly. As he attempts to redeem himself to her she must decide whether or not she will take him back as her mother, Angela, continuously ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: hitman, siblings relations, crime gone awry, crimes, disorder, mental illness, revenge, brutality, life is a bitch, abusive relationship, graphic violence, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.0
 178
The Owls (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: Two middle-aged, lesbian couples accidentally kill a younger lesbian and hide the body, without reporting it to the authorities. Their guilt and long-kept, dark secret comes back to haunt them, as an unexpected stranger shows up in their lives, ...
Style: neo noir, tense, serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: murder, vengeance, mysterious character, rivalry, crimes, gender, couples, couple relations, haunted by the past, lgbt, missing person, conspiracy ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Adopting Terror (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tim and Cheryl Broadbent are excited to finally adopt Mona, a beautiful baby girl. But when the baby's biological father starts stalking them, their world turns upside down: through intimidation, manipulation, and violence, he is determined to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, tense
Plot: psychopath, stalking, murder, family in danger, crimes, family problems, parents and children, adoption, husband wife relationship, lifetime, babies and infants, child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.6
 4K
Rear Window (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Modern remake of Rear Window in which the lead character is paralyzed and lives in a high-tech home filled with assistive technology.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: voyeur, murder, disability, psychopath, investigation, mind game, uncover truth, crimes, who done it, mystery, law enforcement, amateur detective ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Stranger at the Door (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Katherine "Kathy" is happily married to businessman Greg Norris and lives in his beautiful home with his about 18-year old daughter Tara. When suddenly a charming young man, who Tara first saw lurking around in the garden, turns up on ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: garden, family in danger, mystery, amateur detective, crimes, parents and children, adoption, cons and scams, dishonesty, family relations, adopted son, lifetime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Absolute Killers (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thriller - Johnny Graham, raised by the Torino crime family after the death of his parents, is repeatedly torn between loyalty to his adoptive family and his conscience. - Edward Furlong, Grace Johnston, Meat Loaf
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: on the run, gangsters, crimes, witness protection, murder, redemption, violence, woman in danger, graphic violence, district attorney, u.s. marshal, new identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
I'll Be Seeing You (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman finds out she has a half sister when he father disappears and her half sister turns up dead.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, rough, enigmatic ...
Plot: uncover truth, mistaken identity, haunted by the past, murder, riddles and clues, missing person, crimes, mystery, dishonesty, life is a bitch, murder investigation, double life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Cry of the Owl (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Germany, France, UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman becomes inexplicably attracted to a man who is stalking her. When her boyfriend goes missing, the stalker is the immediate suspect, until a game of jealousy and betrayal turns deadly.
Style: psychological, serious, suspense, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: obsession, mysterious character, small town life, love and romance, couples, stalking, crimes, neighbor, dishonesty, small town, graphic violence, breakup ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Lover's Revenge (2005)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In Philadelphia, the psychologist Dr. Liz Manners is the host of the WLOR Talk Radio Show giving advices about relationships to her audience. When she suggests to her listener Sara Jane to leave her abusive and obsessive husband Kyle Lundstrom, Sara ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: obsession, terrorism, revenge, woman in danger, stalking, psychopath, destructive relationship, lifetime, murder, violent man, domestic violence, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Two Shades of Blue (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Susan Price has written a #1 bestseller, a steamy novel about a woman's search for the ultimate sexual experience entitled, "The Dark Side of Judith." When Susan is framed for the murder of her fiance, billionare publisher Jack ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, sexy, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: murder, undercover, frame up, dishonesty, life turned upside down, woman in danger, crimes, protagonist as suspect, voyeurism, strong sexual content, deaf, phone sex ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Nightmare Nanny (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Stay-home mom Annie is reluctant to return to work, until she finds Amber, the perfect nanny for her 3-year-old daughter Jenny. But as Annie's young daughter grows closer and closer to Amber, Annie begins to feel like she's being pushed ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, enigmatic, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: missing child, nanny, family relations, parents and children, woman in danger, couples, single parent, crimes, lifetime, suspicion, woman seduces a man, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.4
 1K
The Caller (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jimmy Stevens, a senior VP at an international energy firm, blows the whistle on his company's deadly and corrupt practices in Latin America. Knowing he will be assassinated for his betrayal, he places an anonymous call securing the services of ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Plot: private detective, whistleblower, murder, uncover truth, mysterious character, investigation, amateur detective, survival, dishonesty, workplace, journalism, deadline ...
Time: 1940s, contemporary, 21st century, year 2008
Place: france, europe, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 846
Night Game (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A police detective tracks a serial killer who is stalking young women on a beach front after each game that a baseball pitcher wins
Style: slasher, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, baseball, murder, police detective, psychopath, nudity (full frontal - brief), stalking, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Girl He Met Online (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A man's relationship with a bipolar woman becomes dangerous.
Style: serious, tense, psychological, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: bipolar disorder, jealousy, mentally unstable, couples, mental illness, dangerous attraction, losing-it hero, online dating, murder, lifetime, crimes, obsession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 9K
Blink (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Emma is an attractive girl in her 20s who has been blind for 20 years. A new type of eye operation partially restores her sight, but she is having problems: sometimes she doesn't "remember" what she's seen until later. One night ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, exciting, twist ending, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, blindness, psychopath, investigation, crimes, strong female character, police investigation, murder mystery, woman in danger, stalking, police detective ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Hart to Hart: Harts in High Season (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: One of the final entries in the series of romantic suspense adventures takes Jennifer and Jonathan Hart off to Sydney, Australia, where they plan to purchase a wildlife reserve from Jennifer’s old flame, the handsome and mysterious Elliott ...
Style: mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: righting the wronged, investigation, protagonist as suspect, amateur detective, romance, mystery, supportive spouse, dishonesty, crimes, missing person, false accusation, marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Eye of the Beholder (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A reclusive surveillance expert is hired to spy on a mysterious blackmailer, who just may be a serial killer.
Style: psychological, sexy, enigmatic, melancholic, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, female serial killer, obsession, murder, secret service, mystery, femme fatale, voyeurism, false identity, secrets, stalking, mysterious character ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, chicago illinois, alaska, pittsburgh, utah ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.5
 735
Fever (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A struggling artist is implicated in a string of macabre murders.
Style: mind bending, scary, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, performer's life, manipulation, voyeurism, addiction, city life, mental illness, estrangement, mystery, mysterious character, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Adversary (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Switzerland, Spain
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Based on the 2000 book of the same name by Emmanuel Carrère, it is inspired by the real-life story of Jean-Claude Romand. L'Adversaire's protagonist Jean-Marc Faure (Auteuil) pursues an imaginary career as a doctor of medicine in a plot ...
Style: serious, tense, rough, suspenseful, non-linear ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, murder, hidden truth, mysterious character, hidden identity, police investigation, dishonesty, cons and scams, mysterious man, impostor, deception ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: switzerland, france, europe, geneva switzerland, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%