Movies like Final Approach 1991

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Final Approach (1991)
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Final Approach (1991)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Final Approach deals with the mental condition of Amnesia when a stealth test pilot, Col. Jason Halsey (James Sikking), is involved in an air disaster. A psychiatrist Dr. Dio Gottlieb (Hector Elizondo) attempts to help Halsey to recover his memory, but his motives seem strained. Is Gottlieb giving professional help or is he a counter-intelligence agent sent to debrief Halsey?
Style: twists and turns, atmospheric, mind bending, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: heroes, crimes, memory loss, espionage, rivalry, manipulation, mind game, clinic, disorder, haunted by the past, airplane, air disaster, aviation, psychiatry, amnesia, car accident, epileptic seizure, profanity, danger, internal monologue, dialogue driven, manipulations
Time: 90s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, psychological and mind bending films with plots about crimes, mystery, dishonesty, danger, deadly, murder and rivalry mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Final Approach: Anna (2013), Chariot (2013), Gemini (1999), The Forgotten (2004), Playmaker (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Anna (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA, UK, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man with the ability to enter peoples' memories takes on the case of a brilliant, troubled sixteen-year-old girl to determine whether she is a sociopath or a victim of trauma.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, spain, new jersey
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Chariot (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Seven strangers find themselves unwitting participants in a U.S. government evacuation program gone horribly wrong.
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Plot: airplane, amnesia, confined, group of strangers, crimes, mystery, heroes, danger, psychological drama
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Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A successful doctor, Yukio's picture perfect life is gradually wrecked, and taken over by his avenging twin brother, who bumps off his family members one by one and reclaims his lover who is now Yukio's wife.
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, surreal, scary ...
Plot: mistaken identity, twins, vengeance, memory loss, couple relations, crimes, love and romance, mystery, dishonesty, mind game, rivalry, disorder ...
Time: 90s
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81%
 5.8
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The Forgotten (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Telly Paretta is a grieving mother struggling to cope with the loss of her 8-year-old son. She is stunned when her psychiatrist reveals that she has created eight years of memories about a son she never had. But when she meets a man who has had a ...
Style: mind bending, psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Plot: missing child, memory loss, abduction, mind game, air disaster, loss of son, memory, estrangement, psychiatrist, conspiracy, life is a bitch, grief ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Playmaker (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A would-be actress uncovers horrifying files on other starlets.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: mystery, manipulation, power relations, crimes, rivalry, mentally unstable, murder, actress, vengeance, mentor, love affair, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
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In My Sleep (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Marcus (Philip WInchester) wakes up in the middle of a cemetery half naked and has no idea how he got there. Urgent questions pound inside his head. "Where was I last night? Who was I with?" Marcus suffers from parasomnia, a rare sleep ...
Style: realistic, serious, mind bending, suspenseful, twists and turns
Plot: memory loss, uncover truth, mystery, disorder, crimes, murder, sleepwalking, hallucination, support group, surprise party, graphic violence, sleeping ...
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The I Inside (2004)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Duration: 90 min.
Story: Simon Cable wakes up in a hospital bed, confused and disoriented. He soon discovers from doctors that he has amnesia and is unable to remember the last two years of his life. Cable investigates what has happened to him and slowly pieces together his ...
Style: psychological, mind bending, atmospheric, suspenseful, suspense ...
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The Caller (1987)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A mysterious man (Malcolm McDowell) comes to meet a woman living in a house in the woods. Who are they and why are their lives meant to cross? What kind of fate is in store for them?
Style: mind bending, scary, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: forest, mystery, isolation, manipulation, mind game, stranger, mountain, graphic violence, village life, village, destiny, store ...
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Safe House (1998)
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Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A psychological thriller; Mace Sowell, an ex-intelligence operative and whose past government activities catches up with him, faces his own mortality, in the shape of the onset of Alzheimer's disease. Holding the electronic key to secret ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, mind bending, psychological ...
Plot: conspiracy, conspiracy theory, alzheimer's disease, dishonesty, assassination attempt, undercover, espionage, life is a bitch, government agency, fighting the system, special agents, race against time ...
Time: 90s
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The Eavesdropper (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: serious, exciting, experimental, suspenseful, rough ...
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 7.7
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The Game (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
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Style: psychological, surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, twist ending ...
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 6.7
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Cypher (2002)
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Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Second Nature (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
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Duration: 90 min.
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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 ...
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Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating
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The Living (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After an alcohol induced blacked-out night of drinking, Teddy discovers he has severely beaten his wife, Molly. As he attempts to redeem himself to her she must decide whether or not she will take him back as her mother, Angela, continuously ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, suspense, realistic
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Where Truth Lies (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Driven to drink by his wife's death, a tormented doctor is committed to an experimental rehab.
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, rape, insanity, graphic violence, mystery, crimes, life is a bitch, heroes, unfulfillment, losing-it hero, mad scientist ...
Time: 90s
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58%
Unforgettable (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Ray Liotta stars as a medical examiner who has been acquitted for his wife's murder but many still question his innocence. Obsessed with finding his wife's killer, a possible solution presents itself in an experimental serum designed by a ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
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Time: 90s
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56%
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 13K
In Dreams (1999)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A suburban housewife learns that she has psychic connections to a serial killer, and can predict this person's motives through her dreams.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, scary, serious ...
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: mind bending, scary, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, manipulation, performer's life, estrangement, voyeurism, addiction, city life, mental illness, mystery, mysterious character, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.7
 10K
Obsession (1976)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: New Orleans businessman Michael Courtland’s life is shattered when his wife and daughter are tragically killed in a botched kidnap rescue attempt. Many years later whilst visiting Italy he meets and falls in in love with Sandra Portinari, who ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, realistic, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: ransom, obsession, kidnapping, crimes, dangerous attraction, mistaken identity, chase, disorder, rescue, haunted by the past, missing person, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1959, 50s, year 1975
Place: usa, italy, europe, los angeles, new orleans ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Remake of Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari (1920). Shot entirely on green screen. Some exact shots from the 1920 film were superimposed to properly replicate the original. Francis relates the story of traveling magician Dr. Caligari and Cesare. Their ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric, surreal, serious ...
Plot: mad scientist, serial killer, crimes, supernatural ability, mystery, wizards and magicians, manipulation, rivalry, police detective, investigation, hypnosis, woman in danger ...
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.2
 124K
Coherence (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On the night a comet is passing near Earth, eight friends at a dinner party experience a troubling chain of reality bending events. When the power goes out, they discover that the only house on the street left with power also holds many secrets.
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: parallel world, alternate reality, disorder, dinner party, quantum physics, friends, time loop, confinement indoors, parallel universe, comet, asteroids and comets, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.1
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The Stranger (1987)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bonnie Bedilia stars in this psychological thriller about a woman who witnesses a murder and then flees. During her escape, she has a car accident. She becomes an amnesia victim and although, she doesn't know her own identity, is able to ...
Style: twists and turns, mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: hitman, murder, mystery, life is a bitch, witnessing a crime, dishonesty, crimes, graphic violence, doctors and patients, false accusation, who done it, memory loss ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.5
 4K
Kill for Me (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rent’s a bitch. And that is why, six months after her best friend went missing, Amanda finally gives in to getting another roommate, Hailey. The two college students turn out to have something in common, however: abusive men. For Hailey, it’s ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, twists and turns
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Collectors (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Logan wanted to follow in his father's footsteps as a kickboxing champion. But his dreams are literally shattered when an automobilie accident leaves him without the use of his legs. His family and former friends watch helplessly as he ...
Style: psychological, exciting, serious, suspenseful, mind bending
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%