Movies like Frog and Wombat

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Frog and Wombat (1998)
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Frog and Wombat (1998)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Alli and Jane had their neighborhood under control until their new principal moved in next door and changed everything.
Plot: friendship, family relations, friend, coming of age

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Most similar movies to Frog and Wombat

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and tense films with plots about murder, mystery, family relations, friendship, crimes, friend and investigation mostly in Mystery, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Frog and Wombat: Snowbound (2017), Hearts in Atlantis (2001), Lies Between Friends (2010), Tigisti (2012), Rukh (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Snowbound (2017)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group attending a sex party wake up naked in the snow. In the nearby cabin they find a dead girl and a message: In order to survive, they must decide who is responsible for the girl's death and murder that person accordingly.
Plot: sex party, fetish, murder, blindfolded, collar, tattoo, strawberry, bare breasts, nipples, voodoo, orgy, forest ...
Place: latvia
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100%
Hearts in Atlantis (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A widowed mother and her son change when a mysterious stranger enters their lives.
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: childhood, mysterious stranger, friendship, coming of age, small town, childhood friend, single mother, childhood friends, parents and children, family relations, selflessness, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, new york, connecticut, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Lies Between Friends (2010)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Fourteen years after graduation, a group of college friends convenes one weekend for a bridal shower for one of their own. The principal character, Joss (Gabrielle Anwar), and her freshman year roommate and best friend in college, Cait (Thea Gill), ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: reunion, murder, uncover truth, investigation, amateur detective, crimes, mystery, deadly, group of friends, friendship, reunited friends, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.8
 6
Tigisti (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Eritrea
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A malicious business partner, Mr. Fissehaye plots to remove his partner Amanual. Fissehaye sees an opportunity through his new employee Tigisti, an orphans and desperately in need of a job. The plot takes an unexpected twist when Zablon, the son of ...
Plot: friendship, doctor, revenge, betrayal, hiv, deception, family relations, young adult
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 497
Rukh (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: India
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Away from home in a boarding school, 18-year-old Dhruv is ignorant about the ongoing crisis in his family. His life takes an unexpected turn as he gets the news of his father’s death in a car accident. As he copes with the tragedy, hidden truths ...
Plot: family relations, parent child relationship, bicycle accident, father son relationship, accident, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Skating to New York (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The coming-of-age journey of 5 teenage boys who leave their small, Canadian town behind and risk skating across Lake Ontario to New York on the coldest day of the year.
Plot: coming of age, hockey, friendship, cold the temperature, friend, teenage boy, family relations, skating, sport
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Abducted: The Carlina White Story (2012)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A baby abducted at birth and raised by the woman who took her, eventually discovers she is a missing child, reconnects with her birth parents, and struggles with choosing between her two identities.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, hopes, family problems, family relations, uncover truth, parents and children, self discovery, redemption, missing child, life is a bitch, baby, kidnapper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Share (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After discovering a disturbing video from a night she doesn’t remember, sixteen-year-old Mandy must try to figure out what happened and how to navigate the escalating fallout.
Plot: rape, high school, 16 year old, female director, birthday cake, party, mother daughter relationship, grocery store, sex, police, drunkenness, tv news ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 316
Agnes Cecilia (1991)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Sweden
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Nora is 15 years old. Her parents died when she was young and now she lives with Anders and Karin and their son Dag. They move into an old apartment in an old house in Enköping. Behind a wall they find some old items from people who lived there a ...
Style: tense, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, adoption, sibling, teenage life, orphan, youth, mystery, supernatural, family problems, haunted house, family relations, child in peril
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Return of Frank Cannon (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Private detective Frank Cannon comes out of retirement to investigate the murder of an ex-girlfriend's husband.
Plot: private investigator, retirement, private detective, friendship, friend, cia, suicide, coming out of retirement
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Million Dollar Man (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A man, who is repaying a 30 million yen debt left by his brother, wins the 300 million yen lottery. He grapples with the question of whether money can buy him happiness.
Plot: debt, friendship, lottery, based on a novel, millionaire, betrayal, winner
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 2.5
 322
Medusa (1973)
Genre: Mystery
Country: UK, Greece
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In Greece, a stewardess is murdered by a masked maniac. Suspicion falls on a drunken American playboy and a murderous gangster.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, cult film
Plot: gangsters, murder, incest, boat, intrigue, dishonesty, deadly, crime, crimes, dangerous animal, mystery, wedding ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.4
 35
Lone (2014)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 52 min.
Story: A unique new form merging film and music into a dark subconscious stew set to the music of Chelsea Wolfe's 2013 album Pain is Beauty.
Plot: desert, landscape, pain, memory, regret, woman, entity, a vision
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Love Statue (1965)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Wimpy struggling Greenwich Village painter Tyler Westin is in love with gorgeous, but mean and snippy cabaret dancer Lisa, who treats Tyler like dirt and constantly belittles him. Sultry nightclub singer Mashiko turns Tyler on to LSD. After a ...
Plot: female nudity, singer, snow, newspaper, cabaret, dream, painter, landlady, framed for murder, japanese woman, club, drugs ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.7
 222
Death Cruise (1974)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Several couples are notified that they have won an ocean cruise, but they actually have been lured onto a ship so that they can be murdered.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: caribbean sea, characters killed one by one, husband wife relationship, ocean liner, married couple, death, whodunit, posing for a photograph, ship, photograph, amateur detective, cruise ship ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Judge Dee and the Monastery Murders (1974)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: China, 7th century. On their way to a provincial center Judge Dee and his three wives spend the night at a Taoist monastery. Soon the judge discovers that the secluded place holds a secret - the former abbot died of unnatural causes. After a number ...
Plot: mystery, horse riding, sidekick, murder mystery, judge, carriage, poisoning, murder case, medieval, maiden, secret passageway, man disguised as a woman ...
Time: 7th century
Place: china, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.2
 181
Damien's Seed (1996)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A detective is hired by a rich woman to find her runaway step-sister. Little does he know that the step-sister is actually being held by a cult of women who seek to propagate their male cult-leader of 30 years ago by capturing his son, and the ...
Plot: lesbian sex, private detective, cult, sex, ceremony, lesbian, small town, search, lesbianism, female nudity, kidnapping, erotica
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Prince of Old Havana (0000)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Story: The Prince of Old Havana. Set in Havana at the turn of the 20th century, this is the true story of Alberto Yarini, the son of European aristocrats who could have had his pick of any number of respectable careers - but where he felt most at home was ...
Plot: rain, audition, earthquake, beach, infidelity, actress, hollywood
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 4.3
 108
Access Denied (1996)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A beautiful computer programmer is framed by her fraudulent lover and sent to prison. When she gets out she agrees to cooperate with a scheme of a fellow-inmate to defraud a bank, in order to have enough money to escape from her (by then) ex-lover.
Plot: programmer, robbery, bank, prison, embezzlement, cheating, female nudity, sex, erotica
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
McBride: Fallen Idol (2006)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The police have arrested a Latino teenager caught pawning a murdered attorney's stolen Rolex. To complicate matters, the suspect's sister wants McBride to defend her brother - despite the fact that the victim was a close friend of ...
Plot: innocent, dog, sergeant, court, latex gloves, lawyer, district attorney, hacking, affair, crime scene, loan shark, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Girl in the Empty Grave (1977)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The police chief of a small town begins an investigation after a young woman, who was supposed to have died several months previously, shows up at the funeral of her parents, who had been murdered. (IMDB)
Plot: funeral, murder investigation, police investigation, police chief, small town, car over cliff, murder, disappearance, countryside, double murder, dead daughter, car accident ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Fashion Murder Groove (2004)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: An actress starts working at a fashion magazine to investigate the death of a famous model.
Plot: fashion, whodunit, celebrity, murder mystery, modeling, mystery, fashion magazine
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Vanishing Act (1986)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the Rocky Mountains, Harry Kenyon seeks out his missing wife Chris in the Winter Parade. Harry meets Lieutenant Rudameyer and tells that him he is from San Francisco and has just married Chris, from Philadelphia, in Las Vegas. They traveled to ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: missing wife, police investigation, lieutenant, parade, missing person, gambling, sandwich, catholic priest
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Glass Cage (1964)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two detectives investigate the murder of a local businessman by a mysterious woman.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: gun, merry go round, evangelist, investigation, artist, rape victim, zoo, shooting, murder, corpse, gunshot, rape ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Sobbing Stone (2005)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Science can't explain it. No one can. A seemingly ordinary stone has been brought to the attention of four of the best paranormal experts in the world. As the hours progress, they find out why. The stone emits sounds, in no particular order, ...
Style: amateur film, christian film
Plot: kneeling, scientist, betrayal, bedroom, grief, classroom, murder, sleeping, execution, screaming, investigation, tape recorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Madness (0000)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Plot: gambling, virtual reality, video game
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
A Thief of Time (2004)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Officers Leaphorn and Chee search for a missing anthropologist suspected of stealing artifacts from a burial site.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: archaeologist, police detective, riddles and clues, police investigation, culture clash, society, protagonist as suspect, danger, crimes, mystery, deadly, missing person ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Rogue's Gallery (1968)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A private eye gets in trouble when he tries to help a woman in distress.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: private detective, crimes, protagonist as suspect, dishonesty, intrigue, deadly, mystery, heroes, murder, missing person, murder disguised as suicide, psychiatrist ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Time Being (2012)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An artist meets a mysterious and wealthy benefactor and their relationship is not what it appears to be. In this suspenseful drama from first-time writer-director Nenad Cicin-Sain, a struggling young artist (Wes Bentley) accepts a series of bizarre ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious
Plot: mystery, mysterious character, danger, elderly, power relations, destructive relationship, rich and poor, aging, chance meeting, performer's life, artists and showbiz, artist
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
MatchMaker Mysteries: A Fatal Romance (2020)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a romance writer is murdered, matchmaker Angie Dove gets entangled in another case…and with Detective Kyle Cooper. Can they read between the lines to find the murderer?
Style: light, entertaining, funny, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: uncover truth, police investigation, professional rivalry, amateur detective, curiosity, matchmaker, collaboration, police detective, partners, society, police, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%