Movies like Circle of Friends 2006

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Circle of Friends (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Maggie returns to her hometown to dedicate a scholarship in her late husband's name. While there, she reconnects with old friends and comes to believe that her husband's death is tied to the mysterious deaths of several old classmates..
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic
Plot: murder, crimes, high school, deadly, school, high school life, mystery, homecoming, couples, partial female nudity, small town, old friends, stalker, black bra, bra removing, seduction, sex, female protagonist
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york

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Most similar movies to Circle of Friends

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and mind bending films with plots about crimes, deadly, mystery, murder, dishonesty, law enforcement and investigation mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Circle of Friends: Flirting with Danger (2006), I Dream of Murder (2006), An Amish Murder (2013), A Near Death Experience (2008), Hanging Offense (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Flirting with Danger (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A lawyer begins a sordid fling with an attractive young woman whom he slowly begins to suspect to be a serial killer of men.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, femme fatale, investigation, crimes, dangerous attraction, fall in love, deadly, lawyer, police, bra, psychopath, sex
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
I Dream of Murder (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Johanna is a therapist on the verge of a midlife crisis. When one of her patients is found brutally murdered, she takes it upon herself to solve the mystery. But why is this stressed-out shrink willing to risk her marriage, her career and her entire ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: serial killer, midlife crisis, murder, crimes, deadly, mystery, investigation, doctors and patients, power relations, death, female protagonist, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
An Amish Murder (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In "An Amish Murder", the peaceful Amish farming community of Painter’s Mill, Ohio, is shattered when a series of brutal murders leaves the town with a sense of frailty and loss of innocence. Among the most affected by the tragedy was ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, mind bending
Plot: murder, mystery, amish, witnessing a crime, police investigation, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, terrorism, innocence lost, religions or cults, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
A Near Death Experience (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ellie suffers a strong shock to discover that, after suffering a near-death experience, can hear voices from beyond. He soon realizes that it is a gift with which you can help others.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: ghost, murder, crimes, deadly, psychic power, fugitives, mystery, danger, flashback, sex, train
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Hanging Offense (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak, mind bending
Plot: deadly, in the woods, mystery, gays and lesbians, obsession, murder, crimes, law enforcement, insomnia, anniversary, female nudity, suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.5
 325
Fatal Trust (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the father of her kid son Sam was killed by an escaped psychiatric patient, Kate decides it's time for a new chapter in her life. She moves to the town where her former lover Tom lives and now works in the sheriff's department, and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: deadly, mystery, small town, psychopath, crimes, danger, family relations, death of father, death, ex lover, doctor, secretary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The River King (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Abel Grey is sent to investigate the death of a boy from an exclusive local school, who is found floating in the river. Fearing scandal, the school insists it was suicide. But after discovering from the boy's girlfriend, Carlin, that he was ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Plot: investigation, school, uncover truth, mystery, murder, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, ghost, chase, student life, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.0
 449
Guilty at 17 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenager becomes overwhelmed with guilt after her lies to support a friend's claim of sexual assault lead to the accused teacher's suicide.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: false accusation, high school life, high school, crimes, dishonesty, youth, uncover truth, teachers and students, frame up, deadly, power relations, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Demons from Her Past (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A woman returns to her hometown searching for answers after she's released from prison, having served a 25-year sentence for a crime she didn't commit.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, mind bending
Plot: crime, vengeance, frame up, murder, wrongfully committed, mystery, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, blind ambition, homecoming, injustice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Columbus Circle (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An heiress who's been shut inside her apartment building for nearly two decades is forced to confront her fears after one of her neighbors is killed and a detective arrives to begin the investigation.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological
Plot: murder, police investigation, crimes, domestic disturbance, isolation, deadly, law enforcement, concierge, privacy invasion, nosy, heir heiress, abusive relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
When Justice Fails (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A detective (Jeff Fahey) investigating the murders of two sex offenders gets involved with a beautiful district attorney (Marlee Matlin) who becomes a main suspect.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, crimes, mystery, deadly, law enforcement, legal, crime, gays and lesbians, romance, mute or deaf, investigation, track down ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 601
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: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic
Plot: stalking, danger, mystery, mysterious character, woman in danger, crimes, kissing, black bra, sex scene, black bra and panties, girl in bra and panties, telescope ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Tenth Circle (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Based on Jodi Picoult's best-selling novel, "The Tenth Circle" tells the powerful story that probes the unbreakable bond between parent and child.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
Plot: family life, college, crimes, mystery, youth, family relations, investigation, parents and children, murder, teenage life, deadly, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
A Sister's Secret (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Katherine (Alexandra Paul) finds out her father's company is about to close the paper mill they own in her hometown in rural Pennsylvania, she comes up with a plan to save it. Needing the approval of the city council, she goes back and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: vengeance, haunted by the past, small town, workplace intrigue, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, workplace, betrayal, boss and employee, parents and children, family business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 288
Blind Terror (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After marrying a handsome man she barely knows, a woman experiences threatening calls and violent attacks from a mysterious woman who claims to be her new husband's former lover.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: mystery, domestic disturbance, stalking, crimes, danger, deadly, couples, private detective, dangerous attraction, infidelity, woman in danger, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Megachurch Murder (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After popular and charismatic megachurch leader Hamilton Spears commits suicide, his teenage daughter Hannah's life goes off the rails. The only thing keeping her together is her new boyfriend, Oliver. When she finds evidence pointing to a ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, clergy, investigation, uncover truth, religions or cults, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, society, amateur detective, dealing with death, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
We'll Meet Again (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Socialite Molly Lasch is released from prison after serving a six-year sentence for the murder of her husband, Dr. Gary Lasch. Now, with the help of Fran, an investigative reporter, Molly sets out to prove her innocence. Together they uncover a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, amateur detective, crime, false accusation, mystery, woman in danger, righting the wronged, life is a bitch, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 3K
November (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Sophie Jacobs is going through the most difficult time of her life. Now, she just has to find out if it's real.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, photographer, store, post traumatic stress disorder, professor, polaroid, crimes, mystery, deadly, investigation, interracial relations, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Moreno and the Silence (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a girl is murdered soon after leaving a closed religious community, Moreno faces a difficult investigation as the community closes ranks and refuses to cooperate. When another girl is abducted and her bloody fingernails mailed to the police, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, mystery, police investigation, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, crime, private detective, kidnapping, religions or cults, partners, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 539
Confined (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A couple moves into a quiet neighborhood. With too much time on her hands, the woman begins to suspect that someone is confined in the basement next door.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: suburbs, woman in danger, crimes, danger, parents and children, captivity, deadly, dishonesty, life is a bitch, couples, family relations, captive ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Scarlet Letter (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Policeman Ki-Hoon's life is duplicitous, oscillating between the amenable, newly pregnant wife and a very appealing mistress- the singer Ga-yee. His world gets shaken up when he gets news during a murder investigation that Ga-yee is pregnant ...
Style: serious, psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: school, mystery, introspection, infidelity, dishonesty, law enforcement, couples, police investigation, investigation, forbidden love, love affair, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.6
 320
Assumed Killer (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Bernard Salzmann's thriller Assumed Killer tells the tale of a reporter investigating a serial killer. After she suffers an accident and becomes an amnesiac, she begins to suspect her husband may be the person responsible for the brutal slayings
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: serial killer, memory loss, investigation, uncover truth, mystery, crimes, amateur detective, journalism, murder, danger, deadly, media ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Seduced by Lies (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Brad Sterling arrives by yacht as a handsome dream prince, and the discrete favorite nephew and brilliant investor of his tycoon uncle Wade. Charles Colton's ingrate heiress Laura eagerly dates him and puts him in the guest-house, partially as ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: hit and run, crimes, danger, mystery, dishonesty, manipulations, stalking, woman in danger, couples, sex scene, bed, video camera ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Fault (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: The film starts with the murder of Priti (Divya Dutta), wife of Shekhar (Aftab Shivdasani), a well-known journalist. Inspector Lokhande (Ashutosh Rana) investigates the case and accuses Shekhar of the murder, saying he has enough evidences to arrest ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending, remake of american film
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, crimes, romance, deadly, bollywood, legal, couples, mystery, legal action, couple relations, false accusation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, twists and turns, realistic, rough ...
Plot: uncover truth, crime, murder, mystery, crimes, life is a bitch, stalking, haunted by the past, missing person, mistaken identity, riddles and clues, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
All Around the Town (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman, seemingly good but still psychologically disturbed from being kidnapped as a little girl, becomes the obvious suspect in a murder.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, kidnapping, crime, hotshot lawyer, college, split personality, mystery, legal investigation, mental illness, missing child, who done it, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Girl by the Lake (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cop investigates the murder of a beautiful teen girl left naked by a lake.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: hockey, mystery, who done it, ocean or sea, crimes, crime, deadly, golden years, investigation, murder, terminal illness, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Sisterhood of Night (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a teenage girl says she's the victim of a secret network called The Sisterhood of Night, a quiet suburban town becomes the backdrop for a modern-day Salem witch trial.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: small town, mystery, teenage life, computers and web, witch, crimes, youth, social relations, investigation, sexual abuse, small town life, life is a bitch
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Child in the Night (1990)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A child psychologist, Hollis who's marriage collapsed after she learned she was barren, bonds with Luke Winfield, who witnessed his father's murder at the hands of rain-slicker wearing killer with a cargo hook. Along the way she befriends ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, psychological
Plot: murder, witnessing a crime, mystery, crimes, hook, deadly, psychology, warehouse, repressed memory, bloody hand, broken glass, broken window ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.6
 2K
In My Sleep (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Marcus (Philip WInchester) wakes up in the middle of a cemetery half naked and has no idea how he got there. Urgent questions pound inside his head. "Where was I last night? Who was I with?" Marcus suffers from parasomnia, a rare sleep ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
Plot: surprise party, falling down stairs, uncover truth, memory loss, mystery, gory, murder, crimes, deadly, disorder, spa, man in swimsuit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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