Movies like Dead Awake 2010

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Dead Awake (2010)
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Dead Awake (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dylan, a young man working at a funeral parlor, is trying to unravel a mystery that shattered his life ten years earlier. After faking his own funeral to see who will show up, he befriends a mysterious street junkie and is reunited with an old love from his past. The lives of these three characters are transformed by supernatural forces as Dylan discovers that no one is who they seem to be.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating, stylized, sexy, sexual, surprise ending
Plot: afterlife, haunted by the past, mystery, supernatural, mysterious character, crimes, lovers reunited, dealing with death, faked death, drug use, romance, love and romance, sexual content, junkie, hospital, cemetery, bet, taxi, rain, purgatory, car accident, funeral, smoking, waking up, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Dead Awake

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense and psychological films with plots about supernatural, mystery, crimes, haunted by the past, danger, ghost and afterlife mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like Dead Awake: After.Life (2009), Dragonfly (2002), Passengers (2008), The Last Sign (2005), 5 Souls (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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After.Life (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Following a terrible car crash, a woman (Christina Ricci) awakes to find an enigmatic mortician (Liam Neeson) preparing her for burial.
Style: mind bending, psychological, twist ending, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: afterlife, life & death, supernatural, mysterious character, mystery, psychology, couple relations, dealing with death, mentor, adaptation, betrayal, death ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: usa
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100%
 6.1
 39K
Dragonfly (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A grieving doctor is being contacted by his late wife through his patients near death experiences.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, psychological, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: afterlife, mystery, hospital, supernatural, romance, supernatural ability, supernatural romance, ghost, death, doctor, dealing with death, lovers apart ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, latin america, chicago illinois, venezuela, colombia
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76%
 5.8
 37K
Passengers (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a plane crash, a young therapist, Claire, is assigned by her mentor to counsel the flight's five survivors. When they share their recollections of the incident -- which some say include an explosion that the airline claims never happened ...
Style: surprise ending, captivating, suspenseful, psychological, twist ending ...
Plot: afterlife, survivor, supernatural, love and romance, love affair, psychology, mystery, tragedy, uncover truth, doctor patient relationship, hidden truth, counselor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Last Sign (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A woman who is tormented by the ghost of her abusive, alcoholic husband. She must come to terms with the past if she is to find peace and love...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, supernatural ability, ghost, family relations, death in the family, starting over, mysterious character, mystery, haunted by the past, dealing with death, loss of husband ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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5 Souls (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When a disgraced architect awakens from a coma, he is confronted by an agent of evil with a proposition; kill five people to reconcile his life's misdeeds and live, or decline the offer and die. As he proceeds with his grim assignment and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: afterlife, murder, rivalry, uncover truth, mysterious character, moral dilemma, vigilantism, haunted by the past, crimes, supernatural, amateur detective, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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54%
 6.6
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The Frame (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Two strangers find their lives colliding in an impossible way. Alex is a methodical cargo thief working for a dangerous cartel. Sam is a determined paramedic trying to save the world while running from her past.
Style: captivating, serious, tense, mind bending, exciting ...
Plot: mystery, destiny, changing the past or future, chase, haunted by the past, crimes, parallel world, human nature, hopes, life turned upside down, disorder, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Dead Will Tell (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Emily Parker is haunted by visions of a woman from the past soon after receiving an antique engagement ring from her fiancé.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, mind bending
Plot: ghost, haunted by the past, investigation, mystery, uncover truth, mysterious character, afterlife, murder, supernatural, life is a bitch, legal, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa
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53%
 5.3
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Apart (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Linked by a rare psychological disorder, Noah Greene and Emily Gates must uncover the mystery of a tragic past in order to find hope for the future.
Style: neo noir, tense, psychological, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: memory loss, romance, mystery, mental illness, haunted by the past, couples, destiny, uncover truth, youth, hopes, foreknowledge, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 3.4
 454
Awakened (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Samantha believes that her father murdered her mother. In her exhausting search for the truth about her young mother's untimely death 14 years earlier, Samantha receives help from beyond the grave.
Style: tense, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, uncover truth, investigation, haunted by the past, parents and children, crimes, mystery, small town, small town life, ghost, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.8
 1K
Sanatorium (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a bitterly cold December night, a paranormal investigations team has set their sights on the bloody Hillcrest Sanatorium to answer the age old question: Is there life after death? With rumours of hauntings and local children gone missing, they ...
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: afterlife, found footage, ghost, mentally unstable, mental institution, crimes, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, violence, murder, sanitarium, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.8
 1K
InSight (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kaitlyn, an ER nurse who is tending to a young stabbing victim, is accidentally electrocuted by the defibrillator that is used in an effort to save the woman's life. Almost immediately Kaitlyn starts to experience the victim's memories. ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: uncover truth, mystery, crimes, victim, supernatural, investigation, a vision, electrocution, memories, strong female presence, law enforcement, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.6
 4K
Intruders (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 45 min.
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Story: Members of a secret society chase immortality by seeking refuge in the bodies of others.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: secret society, immortality, crimes, haunted by the past, missing person, mystery, dishonesty, supernatural, death, mythical creature, paranormal phenomena, ex-cop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Beneath the Dark (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Driving to a wedding in Los Angeles through the Mojave Desert, Paul and Adrienne pull off the highway and into Roy's Motel and Cafe. This roadside artifact proves to be a strange and surreal place with an unsettling mix of travelers, who force ...
Style: psychological, mind bending, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: cheating wife, erotica, crimes, dishonesty, isolation, disorder, couples, mysterious character, nothing goes right, confined, infidelity, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.7
 3K
Trauma (2004)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Awaking from a coma to discover his wife has been killed in a car accident, Ben's world may as well have come to an end. A few weeks later, Ben's out of hospital and, attempting to start a new life, he moves home and is befriended by a ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, crimes, investigation, haunted by the past, mysterious character, supernatural, starting over, supernatural ability, mind game, ghost, psychopath, murder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.1
 4K
Room 6 (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The school teacher Amy has been proposed by her boyfriend Nick early in the morning and she promises her answer later in the afternoon...
Style: scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful, slasher
Plot: afterlife, ghost, hospital, zombie, doctors and patients, amateur detective, supernatural ability, mysterious character, crimes, hallucination, haunted by the past, guilt ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Man from Reno (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A stranger in the increasingly strange city of San Francisco, Japanese crime novelist Aki is unsure of precisely what role she has to play in a real-life murder mystery involving ambiguous MacGuffins and amorphous identities. Unfolding in lonely ...
Style: neo noir, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, mysterious character, mystery, crimes, law enforcement, extramarital affair, small town, love affair, writer's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco, california
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39%
 4.1
 6K
Mortuary (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A family moves to a small town in California where they plan on starting a new life while running a long-abandoned funeral home. The locals fear the place, which is suspected to be on haunted ground
Style: suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, bleak, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, afterlife, family in danger, funeral home, mortician, murder, small town, mysterious character, supernatural, crimes, mystery, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.7
 499
Locker 13 (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of Skip, a young ex-convict who takes a position as a night janitor at an old-west theme park. His supervisor Archie, teaches him the ropes, but more importantly attempts to convey critical philosophical messages through a series of four ...
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, serious ...
Plot: mystery, crimes, time travel, moral dilemma, haunted by the past, mysterious character, confined, hitman, human nature, captivity, supernatural, parallel world ...
Time: 19th century, 1920s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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I Will Follow You Into the Dark (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A woman reeling from the death of her parents becomes attached to an alluring man whose sudden disappearance sends her and her friends into a haunted high-rise to find him.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, captivating, touching, serious ...
Plot: ghost, afterlife, romance, supernatural, fall in love, parallel world, losing-it hero, track down, trapped, supernatural romance, love and romance, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.5
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Find Me (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Before boxes are unpacked in their new home, newlyweds Tim and Emily, find themselves playing a very creepy game of hide and seek with a vengeful spirit.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural, rivalry, haunted by the past, vengeance, haunted house, mystery, riddles and clues, woman in danger, game, chase, farm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Killing Game (2011)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eve Duncan is contacted, 10 years after the disappearance and murder of her 7-year-old daughter Bonnie, by a man claiming to be her killer. Taunted by his clues about Bonnie's case and his threats to kill again, she throws herself into her ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, crimes, track down, mystery, haunted by the past, lifetime, murder, death, strong female presence, riddles and clues, foster home ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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37%
Northern Lights (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
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 ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, mind bending, tense, realistic ...
Plot: romance, mystery, law enforcement, crimes, love affair, curses spells and rituals, small town, small town life, brother brother relationship, winter, snow, lifetime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alaska, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Other Side of the Tracks (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A depressed young man struggles to move on and escape haunting memories of his girlfriend, killed ten years ago in a train accident.
Style: serious, mind bending, atmospheric, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: obsessive love, love triangle, haunted by the past, love and romance, romance, tragic love, small town life, psychic, obsession, male female relationship, supernatural power, loneliness ...
Place: connecticut, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The House at the End of Time (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of Dulce, a mother who has encounters with apparitions inside her old house. She must decipher a mystery that could trigger a prophecy: the death of her family.
Style: scary, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted by the past, mystery, haunted house, family in danger, murder, life is a bitch, time travel, dealing with death, missing child, elderly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.5
 552
Haunted Echoes (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Laura (Sean Young) and Guy (David Starzyk) are devastated by grief when their 8-year-old daughter, Kimberly, is murdered. Hoping to repair their tattered marriage, they move to a quiet town to remodel an old mansion, but weird things start to happen ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: afterlife, ghost, supernatural, dealing with death, crimes, family problems, abduction, death in the family, murder, empire, kidnapping, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.6
 6K
Another Me (2013)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A teenager finds her perfect life upended when she's stalked by a mysterious doppelganger who has her eyes set on assuming her identity.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: life turned upside down, mysterious character, supernatural, mystery, haunted by the past, teenage life, parents and children, family relations, doppelganger, woman, high school, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Girl from the Naked Eye (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jake is a driver for a seedy escort service operating out of 'The Naked Eye strip club', he's a street thug type who falls for a witty high-class escort named Sandy. Except one night Sandy is found murdered, the only clues left behind ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, martial arts, stripper, violence, surrealism, medieval, sex, sexual content, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.5
 474
The Unborn (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on an urban legend that became the talk of the town in the year 2000. The story begins when Por wakes up in hospital, after being brutally beaten by a drug dealer, to find herself going to give birth. Frightened and confused, Por ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, surreal, mind bending
Plot: ghost, afterlife, pregnancy, hospital, supernatural, mystery, mysterious character, family problems, mentally unstable, supernatural ability, memory loss, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.0
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Knockdown (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Six years ago Jack "The Ripper" Stemmons, an American boxer had his career destroyed by a St. Louis bookie. After Jack seeks revenge he is forced into hiding. Jack disappears half way around the world in Thailand. There he falls victim to ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychological, serious ...
Plot: boxer, haunted by the past, mysterious character, crimes, past, starting over, rivalry, body double, flashback, domestic violence, superstition, russian mafia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Soul Survivors (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A female collage co-ed freshman who was involved in a fatal car crash discovers she may not have survived the tragedy after all when she becomes caught between the world of the living and the dead A sort of limbo state of being between both the real ...
Style: psychological, scary, twists and turns, surprise ending, slasher ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, alternate reality, fantasy world, life & death, ghost, hallucination, psychology, multiple storylines, college, haunted by the past, student life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%