Movies like Circle of Friends 2006

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Circle of Friends
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: crimes, high school, deadly, murder, 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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122 min.
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45 min.
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Most similar movies to Circle of Friends

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and mind bending films with plots about crimes, deadly, murder, mystery, crime, law enforcement and dishonesty mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Circle of Friends: Demons from Her Past (2007), The Tenth Circle (2008), Million Dollar Murder (2005), A Near Death Experience (2008), Blind Terror (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Demons from Her Past
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, rough, realistic, mind bending
Plot: crime, vengeance, frame up, murder, wrongfully committed, mystery, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, blind ambition, homecoming, injustice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
The Tenth Circle
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: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic
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
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System:   87%
    User:   84%
 
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Million Dollar Murder
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After multi-millionaire Ted Ammon is found bludgeoned to death at his East Hampton estate, the fingers point to his estranged wife, Generosa Rand, and her lover, an electrician named Danny Pelosi.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic
Plot: murder, dedicated lawyer, crime, estate, hotshot lawyer, protagonist as suspect, mystery, unsupportive spouse, crumbling marriage, legal action, legal investigation, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
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System:   84%
    User:   71%
 
A Near Death Experience
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, scary, realistic, rough ...
Plot: ghost, murder, crimes, deadly, fugitives, mystery, danger, psychic power, train, sex, flashback
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   72%
    User:   67%
 
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Blind Terror
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, scary, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: domestic disturbance, mystery, stalking, crimes, danger, deadly, couples, private detective, dangerous attraction, infidelity, woman in danger, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   74%
 
All Around the Town
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: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: crime, hotshot lawyer, college, mystery, split personality, legal investigation, mental illness, murder, missing child, who done it, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   58%
 
I Dream of Murder
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: crimes, mystery, deadly, serial killer, investigation, midlife crisis, murder, doctors and patients, power relations, female psychiatrist, therapist, marital problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   71%
 
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And Baby Will Fall
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Expectant parents become prime suspects in the disappearance of a pregnant woman who was last seen at their garage sale. Model citizen David Rose runs a garden center and is a devoted house-father. Like his wife Ivy, who suffered two stillbirths, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, mind bending
Plot: gory, mentally unstable, high school, prison, crumbling marriage, infidelity, school, dishonesty, couples, babies and infants, best friends, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   55%
 
I'll Be Seeing You
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: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: uncover truth, crime, mystery, murder, 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 ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   75%
 
Try to Remember
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Fifteen years after a murderer is convicted he is released and all the witnesses against him begin to be murdered.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: mystery, police investigation, partners against crime, crime, vengeance, small town, murder, small town life, who done it, woman in danger, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   59%
 
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Story
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Vidya Bagchi (Vidya Balan) arrives in Kolkata from London to find her missing husband Arnab Bagchi. Seven months pregnant and alone in a festive city, she begins a relentless search for her husband. With nothing to rely on except fragments from her ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending, rough ...
Plot: uncover truth, missing person, crimes, investigation, urban, missing husband, danger, terrorism, mystery, crime, nerve gas, bollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   58%
 
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Secret Smile
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: When Miranda splits up with her creepy boyfriend Brendan because he attacked her she finds out that he is now going out with her sister Kerry and later proposes to her. Miranda warns her sister, as Brendan swims his way into their family ruining ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: gory, serial killer, investigation, manipulations, mystery, mind game, stalking, obsession, dangerous attraction, murder, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   65%
 
An Amish Murder
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, rough, realistic, mind bending
Plot: murder, mystery, witnessing a crime, police investigation, crimes, deadly, amish, law enforcement, terrorism, innocence lost, religions or cults, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   66%
 
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Wild Things: Foursome
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A murdered hotel millionaire's son finds himself tangled up in a game of seduction and murder after a raunchy night with three beautiful women.
Style: serious, sexy, suspenseful, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: womanizer, sexual relations, murder, mystery, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, group sex, bisexual, high school student, manipulations, dangerous attraction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   65%
 
A Killer Upstairs
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman investigates when her teenage son is arrested for his married lover's murder.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: protagonist as suspect, mystery, infidelity, who done it, crime, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, amateur detective, murder, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   66%
 
Wild Things 2
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sequel to the hot film Wild Things, Wild Things 2 sees teenage bad girls Maya and Britney go on a sex and killing spree to win millions.
Style: serious, sexual, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, crime gone awry, sexual relations, high school, murder, crimes, deadly, threesome, investigation, swimming pool, lesbian sex, money ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   50%
 
We'll Meet Again
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, crime, amateur detective, false accusation, mystery, woman in danger, righting the wronged, life is a bitch, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   67%
 
The Black Dahlia Haunting
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: While investigating the murder of her father by her blind younger brother, a young woman disturbs the vengeful spirit of Elizabeth Short, known in legend as "The Black Dahlia".
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: crimes, crime, gory, deadly, life is a bitch, ghost, mystery, redemption, murder, legends and myths, true crime, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   66%
 
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Hanging Offense
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, mind bending
Plot: deadly, in the woods, gays and lesbians, mystery, obsession, murder, crimes, law enforcement, insomnia, anniversary, gay, suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   65%
 
Death in Holy Orders
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: New Scotland Yard Commander Adam Dalgleish is asked to have a second look at the death of Ronald Treeves, a student at St. Anselm's seminary.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic
Plot: crime, amateur detective, private detective, school, mystery, investigation, college, murder, who done it, crimes, deadly, clergy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   58%
 
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Strange Fruit
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: New York attorney William Boyals has escaped the Louisiana bayou of his childhood, but he must return to investigate the death of a childhood friend who, like Boyals himself, was both black and gay.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, interracial relations, bar, mystery, coming out, small town, murder, countryside, racism, small town life, social decay, transvestism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   60%
 
That Beautiful Somewhere
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A detective teams up with a young female archaeologist to unravel the mysterious death of a 'bog body' found in a native swamp rumoured to have curative powers. It is the story of two wounded souls searching for healing and redemption
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: crimes, deadly, crime, investigation, redemption, mystery, opposites attract, murder, law enforcement, rivalry, indigenous, female corpse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   51%
    User:   44%
 
The Girl by the Lake
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, scary, realistic, rough ...
Plot: who done it, mystery, ocean or sea, crimes, crime, deadly, golden years, investigation, murder, terminal illness, law enforcement, hockey ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   49%
 
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A Sister's Secret
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, workplace intrigue, small town, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, workplace, betrayal, boss and employee, parents and children, family business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   43%
 
Mystery Woman: Snapshot
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Amateur sleuth Samantha Kinsey's latest case has her trying to figure out who killed her best friend Barbara after she was left out of her family's will and every one of the family members become suspects.
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: mystery, amateur detective, estate, private detective, crime, investigation, manipulations, uncover truth, who done it, crimes, deadly, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   42%
 
And Never Let Her Go
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 200 min.
Story: The true story of a woman's suspicious disappearance after ending an affair with a powerful, married attorney.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, mind bending
Plot: dedicated lawyer, crime, protagonist as suspect, army investigation, mystery, legal investigation, obsession, dangerous attraction, courtroom drama, who done it, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: delaware
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   46%
 
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In the Blood
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Cassidy is a senior at a NYC college and he's trying to balance the demands of school, his role as big brother to Jessica, a freshman at the same school and his role as best buddy to horn-dog Mike with his emerging feelings of attraction to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, rough ...
Plot: college, gays and lesbians, serial killer, high school, slasher, sexual relations, teachers and students, coming out, college life, high school life, murder, student life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   48%
 
 5.0
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The Circle
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Some students at Runcie prep school form an elite club. The group is implicated in a cheating scandal and one of the club members dies mysteriously. Another member decides to try and discover the dangerous truth about Runcie.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, tense
Plot: high school, dedicated educator, college, investigation, uncover truth, mystery, school, idealism, rebelliousness, friendship, preparatory school, murder ...
Time: contemporary
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System:   47%
    User:   56%
 

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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Hoping to leave behind troubled days in the Baltimore city police department, Nate Burns (Eddie Cibrian) journeys to Alaska, where he takes up a quiet life as a small-town sheriff and begins a romance with spirited bush pilot Meg Galligan (LeAnn ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, usa, baltimore
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three teens blackmail a serial killer into helping them get rid of a violent bully.
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Plot: serial killer, high school, crime, suburbs, slasher, in the woods, mind game, mystery, vengeance, high school life, murder, handcuffs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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