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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Mystery, Thriller
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122 min.
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Reunion
Drama, Mystery
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60 min.
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and mind bending films with plots about crimes, deadly, murder, mystery, law enforcement, dishonesty and investigation mostly in Mystery, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Circle of Friends: Demons from Her Past (2007), The Tenth Circle (2008), Flirting with Danger (2006), Million Dollar Murder (2005), Hanging Offense (2003). 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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, 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%
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
Plot: family life, college, mystery, crimes, youth, family relations, investigation, parents and children, murder, teenage life, deadly, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Flirting with Danger
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: femme fatale, investigation, crimes, murder, dangerous attraction, fall in love, deadly, lawyer, police, bra, psychopath, sex
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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System:   89%
    User:   100%
 
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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, realistic, mind bending
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:   83%
    User:   88%
 
Hanging Offense
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
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, mind bending ...
Plot: college, hotshot lawyer, crime, mystery, split personality, legal investigation, mental illness, murder, missing child, who done it, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   79%
    User:   93%
 
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, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: ghost, murder, crimes, deadly, mystery, fugitives, danger, psychic power, flashback, sex, train
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   78%
    User:   71%
 
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, 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:   77%
    User:   64%
 
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
Plot: crime, amateur detective, private detective, school, college, mystery, investigation, murder, who done it, crimes, deadly, clergy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   89%
 
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: crimes, deadly, mystery, serial killer, investigation, midlife crisis, murder, doctors and patients, power relations, adultery, death, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   65%
 
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, realistic, scary, rough ...
Plot: who done it, mystery, crimes, ocean or sea, deadly, crime, golden years, investigation, murder, terminal illness, law enforcement, hockey ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   59%
 
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, mind bending
Plot: high school, gory, mentally unstable, prison, crumbling marriage, infidelity, school, dishonesty, couples, babies and infants, best friends, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   73%
 
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, 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:   70%
    User:   72%
 
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Fault
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending, remake of american film
Plot: courtroom drama, romance, crimes, deadly, bollywood, legal, couples, legal action, mystery, murder, couple relations, false accusation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
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System:   65%
    User:   70%
 
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A serial killer named Shin-Hyun gives himself up to police. He is imprisoned, awaiting the death sentence for his crimes. Yet the killings do not stop. They continue with all the same characteristics trademarks of the Shin-Hyun serial killings. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending, bleak ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, gory, serial killer, crime, vampire, mystery, assassination, who done it, psychopath, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
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System:   62%
    User:   50%
 
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: crimes, deadly, investigation, crime, redemption, opposites attract, mystery, murder, law enforcement, rivalry, indigenous, archaeologist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   62%
    User:   55%
 
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: sexy, serious, realistic, erotic, suspenseful ...
Plot: womanizer, sexual relations, murder, mystery, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, high school student, bisexual, group sex, manipulations, dangerous attraction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   54%
 
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: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: police investigation, mystery, partners against crime, vengeance, crime, murder, small town, small town life, who done it, woman in danger, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   54%
 
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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: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: crime, uncover truth, 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 ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   57%
 
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, mind bending ...
Plot: mystery, protagonist as suspect, infidelity, who done it, crime, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, amateur detective, murder, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   58%
    User:   62%
 
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, 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
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System:   55%
    User:   59%
 
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: serious, suspenseful, 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
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System:   54%
    User:   55%
 
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, gory, investigation, mystery, manipulations, mind game, stalking, obsession, dangerous attraction, murder, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, england
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System:   53%
    User:   54%
 
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Fatal Trust
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, murder, ex lover, secretary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   52%
    User:   53%
 
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, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, crime gone awry, sexual relations, high school, murder, crimes, deadly, threesome, investigation, money, lesbian sex, swimming pool ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
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System:   52%
    User:   55%
 
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, thought provoking ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, bar, interracial relations, coming out, mystery, murder, small town, countryside, racism, small town life, social decay, transvestism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new york
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System:   51%
    User:   61%
 
The River King
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: serious, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, school, uncover truth, mystery, murder, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, ghost, chase, student life, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   51%
    User:   57%
 
Stranger at the Door
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: parents and children, dishonesty, family relations, mystery, amateur detective, murderous pair, adoption, garden, adopted son, cons and scams, family in danger, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   49%
    User:   59%
 

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Assumed Killer
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
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: If you think your dating life is hard, check out what happens to poor Laney! Talk about a love hangover: The nice guy this prominent attorney spent last night with winds up being the main suspect in the brutal murder of a Chicago city councilman. If ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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