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The Mysterious Death of Nina Chereau (1988)
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The Mysterious Death of Nina Chereau (1988)
Original name: La mort mystérieuse de Nina Chéreau
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young psychiatrist tries to help a young woman in an asylum who has been accused of having killed a teenage girl. But when she escapes and he goes after her, he finds himself involved in a mystery far greater than simply a woman thought to be insane. And the more he finds out about her, and her relationship to a mother who no longer will have anything to do with her, the more he finds that he is dealing with something terribly unnatural... which leads to a final resolution and revelation that makes the film not only unpredictable, but haunting as well.
Plot: psychiatrist, murder, blood, mother daughter relationship, off screen murder

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Mother Knows Best (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman urges her daughter to get married. And when her daughter does, she doesn't think that she made a good choice. So she goes out and hires a killer to kill her son-in-law.
Plot: hitman, murder, mother daughter relationship, marriage
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Livestock (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A mysterious cult has decided to take a new direction in giving Victor, a hard working trusted member, a promotion. However, his cruel minded disciples have decided to take action of their own. Growing tired of their monotonous plans, they begin to ...
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Heads or Tails (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Four interlinking stories about a benign native american legend that has been distorted throughout the years into something much darker.
Style: suspense
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Place: maryland
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School of Horror (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Aspiring filmmaker Rocky Horror (Robert Baldassari) devises a dangerous plan to create a surefire terror hit when he lures several film school classmates to a haunted tavern, hoping to capture footage of them being attacked by a legendary monster. ...
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Evil Nanny (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A couple hires a live-in nanny to watch the offspring while they work. At first, everything goes perfectly, but when an unsafe incident means the parents no longer want the nanny around, they find out this nanny is savvy at not being evicted from ...
Style: scary, captivating, suspense, rough
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Victimized (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Matt Miller has spent his entire life living in the shadows of his brother. He believes if his brother were to disappear then so would all his problems. So one deadly night Matt decides to take matters into his own hands.
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Mercy Black (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Fifteen years after conjuring an imaginary phantom known as Mercy Black, a repentant woman returns to her hometown to live with her sister and young nephew. But as Mercy continues to haunt her and the death count rises, she must face her deepest ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric, dark
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Dying to Remember (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman goes to a psychiatrist because she is plagued by recurring nightmares. The psychiatrist tells her that she was involved in a murder in San Francisco in a past life, and the nightmares are related to that crime. She enlists the help of two ...
Plot: past life, repressed memory, fashion designer, danger, mind control, hypnosis, psychiatrist, murder, investigation, reincarnation, nightmare
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Duration: 90 min.
Story: A frustrated, angry teenage girl awakens something in the woods when she naively performs an occult ritual to evoke a witch to kill her mother.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, captivating
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Place: canada
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Point of Terror (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A nightclub singer has nightmares about being involved in adultery and murder, only to wake up and find that they may not be nightmares.
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O Fascínio (2003)
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Duration: 79 min.
Story: The story follows Danika, a woman whose fears for her children are manifested in premonitions of death and disaster. Bierko plays Tomei's husband, while Hall is her psychiatrist and confidant.
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The Lucifer Killings (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Story: The hunt for one of the most prolific serial killer begins.
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Country: USA
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Country: USA
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Country: USA
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Country: USA
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Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 102 min.
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Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 134 min.
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