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, sexual, sexy, surprise ending
Plot: faked death, haunted by the past, mystery, supernatural, afterlife, mysterious character, crimes, dealing with death, lovers reunited, drug use, romance, love and romance, drugs/alcohol, sexual content, profanity, hospital, gun, cemetery, taxi, junkie, rain, bet, purgatory, ring, funeral ...
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, psychological and suspense films with plots about supernatural, mystery, haunted by the past, crimes, mysterious character, danger and ghost mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like Dead Awake: After.Life (2009), Dragonfly (2002), The Last Sign (2005), The Frame (2014), Apart (2011). 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, twist ending, bleak, psychological, offbeat ...
Plot: afterlife, life & death, mysterious character, mystery, couple relations, dealing with death, danger, supernatural, talking to the dead, death, crying, mentor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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100%
 6.1
 37K
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, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: afterlife, hospital, supernatural, supernatural romance, supernatural ability, doctor, mystery, romance, dealing with death, lovers apart, death, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, venezuela, colombia, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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: supernatural, supernatural ability, afterlife, ghost, family relations, death in the family, mystery, starting over, mysterious character, dealing with death, haunted by the past, loss of husband ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
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58%
 6.6
 3K
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, tense, serious, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: destiny, changing the past or future, mystery, human nature, parallel world, chase, haunted by the past, danger, crimes, disorder, life turned upside down, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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: tense, psychological, atmospheric, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: memory loss, neo noir, mystery, romance, haunted by the past, mental illness, couples, uncover truth, destiny, foreknowledge, hopes, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.9
 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, crimes, mystery, supernatural, investigation, danger, victim, strong female presence, law enforcement, supernatural ability, life is a bitch
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 255
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: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: rivalry, murder, vigilantism, moral dilemma, mysterious character, uncover truth, haunted by the past, supernatural, deadly, afterlife, crimes, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.5
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Awakened (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 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: twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, uncover truth, investigation, crimes, haunted by the past, mystery, parents and children, small town life, small town, deadly, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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: suspenseful, serious, psychological, tense, mind bending
Plot: ghost, haunted by the past, mysterious character, uncover truth, mystery, investigation, life is a bitch, deadly, murder, supernatural, legal, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: isolation, dishonesty, crimes, nothing goes right, confined, mysterious character, danger, disorder, couples, infidelity, haunted by the past, road trip ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.7
 3K
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: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: secret society, crimes, immortality, haunted by the past, mystery, missing person, dishonesty, danger, death, supernatural, conspiracy, ex-cop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.6
 951
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: rivalry, vengeance, supernatural, haunted by the past, ghost, danger, mystery, haunted house, riddles and clues, woman in danger, indoor, pursuit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 35K
Passengers (2008)
Genre: 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, suspense ...
Plot: survivor, afterlife, love affair, tragedy, love and romance, supernatural, uncover truth, psychology, mystery, buried truth, counselor, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ 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: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, mysterious character, law enforcement, crimes, mystery, neo-noir, neo noir, small town, writer's life, love affair, extramarital affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.2
 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: suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious
Plot: hospital, afterlife, zombie, doctors and patients, ghost, supernatural ability, amateur detective, mysterious character, slasher, crimes, hallucination, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.8
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Locker 13 (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 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: anthology, mind bending, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: haunted by the past, time travel, moral dilemma, mystery, crimes, danger, captivity, human nature, hitman, mysterious character, confined, imaginary ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 20s ...
Place: usa, arizona
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40%
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, captivating, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, investigation, track down, deadly, haunted by the past, mystery, murder, danger, death, strong female presence, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: romance, afterlife, parallel world, supernatural, fall in love, track down, losing-it hero, imaginary, ghost, supernatural romance, chases and races, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 4.7
 5K
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, psychological, tense, serious, mind bending
Audience: teens
Plot: mysterious character, life turned upside down, haunted by the past, teenage life, supernatural, mystery, parents and children, family relations, high school life, high school, youth, strong female presence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
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38%
 6.1
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The Caller (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, Puerto Rico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Troubled divorcee Mary Kee is tormented by a series of sinister phone calls from a mysterious woman. When the stranger reveals she's calling from the past, Mary tries to break off contact. But the caller doesn't like being ignored, and ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: anonymous telephone call, female stalker, mysterious character, haunted by the past, vengeance, supernatural, mystery, torment, divorced divorcee, graphic violence, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.1
 5K
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, serious ...
Plot: zombie, murder, small town, mortician, family in danger, supernatural, mysterious character, deadly, family problems, afterlife, mystery, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, texas, usa
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37%
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: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, mind bending, twists and turns ...
Plot: supernatural power, love triangle, haunted by the past, tragic love, romance, love and romance, small town life, obsessive love, psychic, obsession, male female relationship, coma ...
Place: connecticut, new england
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36%
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: suspenseful, twists and turns, scary, suspense, serious ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, haunted by the past, family in danger, murder, danger, mystery, dealing with death, deadly, elderly, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vengeance, crimes, deadly, rivalry, stripper, violence, neo noir, surrealism, sexual content, profanity, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.1
 229
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, realistic ...
Plot: haunted by the past, crimes, mysterious character, boxer, past, starting over, rivalry, danger, sexual content, fixed match, manipulation, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand, st. louis missouri
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34%
 5.5
 952
Harmony (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Born with an energetic power to absorb fear from others, a young woman must find love to balance the fears of her own and fight an ever growing storm of negative energy.
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, bleak, suspense
Plot: looking for love, love and romance, fear, couples, supernatural, family relations, danger, society, escapades, chase
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.7
 785
Driftwood (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Riddled with guilt over the loss of his rock star older brother, 16 year old David Forrester (Ricky Ullman) becomes obsessed with death, leading his misguided parents to send him to Driftwood, an "Attitude Adjustment Camp for Troubled ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, psychological, serious ...
Plot: survival, supernatural, youth, life is a bitch, obsession, haunted house, deadly, ghost, mystery, juvenile delinquency, uncover truth, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.7
 3K
Trauma (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 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, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Plot: obsession, haunted by the past, crimes, investigation, mysterious character, psychopath, murder, supernatural ability, ghost, supernatural, deadly, starting over ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.5
 523
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological
Plot: afterlife, ghost, supernatural, abduction, dealing with death, crimes, deadly, family problems, murder, death in the family, kidnapping, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Frightening (2002)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The eighteen years old Corey Peterson moves with his mother to a small town due a trauma in the past. On his first day at Hallows End High School, he is approached by the student also new arrival in town Mason that tells him about a death of a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, enigmatic, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, haunted by the past, teenage life, rivalry, buddies, social misfits, youth, crimes, supernatural, deadly, small town, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%