Movies like The Unknown 1965

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The Unknown (1965)
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The Unknown (1965)
Original name: गुमनाम
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Gumnaam is a 1965 Indian suspense thriller film directed by Raja Nawathe, starring Manoj Kumar, Nanda, Pran, Helen and Mehmood. Eight people are trapped on an island when their plane abandons them. They find a large mansion whose butler is expecting them. Then one by one, they die...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, cult film
Plot: island, murder, stranded on an island, crimes, confined, mystery, isolation, deadly, group of strangers, dancing, airplane, serial killer, ship, murderer, forest, fishing, hotel, kitchen, beach, dream, conspiracy, vacation, singing, doctor, dancer ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: india, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films with plots about murder, deadly, crimes, mystery, serial killer, danger and crime mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Unknown: Compulsed (1974), Ten Little Indians (1987), Who's There? (1999), Fault (2001), Shock Treatment (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Compulsed (1974)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A terminally ill man frames himself for murder to allow his family to collect the reward money. After a successful operation, he escapes police custody and searches for the real killer.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns
Plot: murder, hospital, abduction, uncover truth, cons and scams, terminal illness, moral dilemma, bollywood, crime, crimes, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Ten Little Indians (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A disturbing psychological thriller based on the classic novel by Agatha Christie. Ten strangers are forced to come face to face with their dark pasts after receiving an anonymous invitation to an isolated island off the coast of England.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, bleak, scary, tense ...
Plot: island, murder, danger, isolation, crime, crimes, estate, confined, haunted by the past, master and servant, mystery, deadly ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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72%
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Who's There? (1999)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While alone in the house, a woman hears news of serial killer on the loose. And then a stranger rings the doorbell...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological thriller
Plot: serial killer, woman in danger, confined, deadly, danger, crimes, rain, female protagonist, psychopath, thunderstorm, one night, murder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.0
 883
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: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, melancholic ...
Plot: murder, fall in love, couple relations, law enforcement, deadly, false accusation, courtroom drama, bollywood, crimes, romance, legal, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Shock Treatment (1964)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A private investigator endures the rigors of an insane asylum in order to locate $1 million in stolen loot.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental institution, murder, shock treatment, doctors and patients, confined, life is a bitch, danger, amateur detective, dishonesty, hidden identity, investigation, mystery ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.3
 213
Vanished (2011)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman searches for many years to exact revenge on a kidnapper. A psychological thriller that examines how far a person would go if pushed to the extreme.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: vengeance, danger, crimes, rivalry, confined, deadly, mystery, husband wife relationship, hostage, kidnapping, secret, fight ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Borkmann's Point (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Van Veeteren finds retiring from the police force is easier said than done when two decapitated bodies are found in quick succession. The matching MO in the two grisly murders brings the investigation teams of Maardam and Kaalbringen together - a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, realistic
Plot: police investigation, partners against crime, serial killer, mystery, law enforcement, partners, crimes, private detective, murder, deadly, decapitated body, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.0
 596
Carambole (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: This film is based upon the book with the same name, by Håkan Nesser, one of Swedens most appreciated "crime-authors".
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: hit and run, murder, mystery, life turned upside down, law enforcement, investigation, crimes, private detective, deadly, uncover truth, blackmail, doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The List of Adrian Messenger (1963)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A writer named Adrian Messenger believes a series of apparently unrelated "accidental" deaths are actually linked murders. He asks his friend Anthony Gethryn, recently retired from MI5, to help clear up the mystery. However, ...
Style: serious, realistic, enigmatic, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: murder, investigation, serial killer, danger, mystery, crime, hidden identity, crimes, british intelligence, plane crash, disguise, airport ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, burma
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.1
 334
Case G (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Van Veeteren's only unsolved case comes back to haunt him when the daughter of a murdered private detective comes to see him. A brutal wife killer, who went into hiding years before, has resurfaced under an assumed name; or so it seems, and Van ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: private detective, manhunt, mystery, haunted by the past, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, chases and races, murder, police procedural, crime, snow ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Ten Little Indians (1974)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, France, Spain, UK, Iran
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ten people are invited to a hotel for a weekend getaway by a Mr. U. N. Owen, who mysteriously isn't in attendance. When the group gets together for their first dinner, a record is played in which Mr. Owen accuses each guest of committing ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: hotel, murder, crime, crimes, riddles and clues, desert, characters killed one by one, mystery, who done it, deadly, investigation, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: iran, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Seven Murders Forgiven (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: 7 Khoon Maaf movie is a romantic misadventures story of an Anglo-Indian woman Susanna Anna-Marie Johannes, a beautiful lass who over the course of thirty-five odd years, gets married seven times due to the untimely and mysterious deaths of half a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic, offbeat
Plot: murder, femme fatale, looking for love, dangerous attraction, deadly, crimes, destructive relationship, couples, female killer, mystery, dishonesty, remarry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.4
 384
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: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: family relations, mystery, psychopath, deadly, danger, crimes, small town, male female relationship, murder, tied feet, death, ex lover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Murder at the Savoy (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A famous industrialist is murdered at a restaurant in Malmoe. Police inspector Martin Beck in Stockholm gets the case. The suspects lead to people involved in illegal arms deals. But who was the biggest criminal, the murderer or the industrialist?
Style: suspenseful, rough, mind bending, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, arms dealing, deadly, crime, law enforcement, investigation, mystery, crimes, police, arms deal, hospital, murder investigation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: rough, suspenseful, mind bending, serious, realistic
Plot: amish, murder, police investigation, religions or cults, crimes, society, law enforcement, deadly, mystery, witnessing a crime, terrorism, innocence lost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Man on the Balcony (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A serial-killer attacks and murders young girls in the parks of Stockholm. The police have trouble finding any evidence to find the killer. But when a newsstand is robbed in one of the parks while the murderer strikes again, police inspector Martin ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: child murder investigation, serial killer, mystery, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty, murder, child murder, crimes, criminal heroes, crime, police procedural ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Unknown (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A film unit goes for a shoot deep into a forestThey settle at a place with bare minimal facilities run by a strange and quirky man called Setu.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, jungle, danger, deadly, deadly creature, filmmaking, supernatural, rivalry, murder, fear, isolation, characters killed one by one ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Hanging Offense (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: obsession, mystery, crimes, law enforcement, deadly, murder, anniversary, insomnia, death of son, in the woods, gays and lesbians, gay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 5.9
 2K
H (2002)
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: psychological, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, pregnancy, police investigation, psychopath, wannabe, who done it, gory, crimes, mystery, confined, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The River King (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 99 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, enigmatic, disturbing, suspense
Plot: mystery, investigation, uncover truth, murder, school, deadly, teenager, dishonesty, danger, life is a bitch, student life, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.6
 385
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, tense
Plot: serial killer, memory loss, murder, investigation, life is a bitch, crimes, deadly, amateur detective, danger, uncover truth, journalism, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.5
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Ghajini (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: The film's story is around a rich business entrepreneur falling in love with an ad film actress. The entrepreneur and the actress fall in love, though she does not know that he is an entrepreneur. When she successfully saves a bunch of children ...
Style: psychological, realistic, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, memory loss, revenge, tragic event, injustice, uncover truth, danger, haunted by the past, obsessive quest, life is a bitch, fall in love, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.6
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Blood Rain (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 119 min.
Story: This is a powerful period piece murder mystery about disgrace, conscience, and the impossibility of justice. In 1808 the imperial investigator Won-kyu arrives on the idyllic island Donghwa in order to investigate a grisly murder series. The ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Plot: investigation, serial killer, murder, island, mystery, supernatural, crimes, deadly, gory, ghost, supernatural power, curse ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: murder, mystery, police investigation, law enforcement, deadly, private detective, society, partners, crimes, kidnapping, religions or cults, cult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, investigation, crimes, deadly, fall in love, psychopath, lawyer, police, bra, sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.7
 483
I Am What I Am (1967)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Bernard meets Jane in a Night Club, in London, and he likes her. Her father was killed in a car accident, but Jane thinks he has been killed because he was blackmailed for a picture of his second wife, Jane's mother in law. In the same Night ...
Style: twists and turns, stylized, suspenseful, sexual, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, fall in love, voyeurism, blackmailer, couples, uncover truth, mate swapping, danger, investigation, deadly, crimes, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Spiral Staircase (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: People are trapped in a house with a killer.
Style: enigmatic, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, psychotronic ...
Plot: dark and stormy night, serial killer, secret, sheriff, murder, mansion, stranded, secret passageway, handicapped, mute woman, plot twist, secret passage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Evidence of Blood (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When a brilliant crime writer investigates a 40-year-old murder, he confronts a small town's worst fears
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: small town, murder, electric chair, writers, death sentence, capital punishment, mystery, crimes, crime, legal, conspiracy, wrongfully committed ...
Time: 90s
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.4
 2K
The Fields (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tells the story of a young boy and his family who are terrorized by an unseen presence.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious, realistic
Plot: family in danger, mystery, murder, deadly, youth, danger, religions or cults, small town, farm, family relations, child in peril
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: suspense, tense, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, midlife crisis, investigation, mystery, doctors and patients, crimes, therapist, police, female protagonist, car accident, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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