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Iskariot (2008)
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Iskariot (2008)
Original name: Iscariot
Genre: Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A doctor is pulled into Stockholm's underbelly after his brother gets caught up in a botched drug deal.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, psychological, bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, danger, haunted by the past, dishonesty, race against time, drug dealer, doctor, brother brother relationship, drug dealing, hospital, family relations, crime, life is a bitch, siblings relations, drug abuse, drug lord, cat, clubbing, death, disc jockey, drugs, gun, drug addict, bowling, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, serious and realistic films with plots about danger, crimes, murder, deadly, dishonesty, family relations and graphic violence mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Iskariot: The Devil's in the Details (2013), Nexus (2010), Favor (2013), White Snow (2010), The Devil's Dominoes (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Devil's in the Details (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 7 minutes from now in Nogales, Arizona, Thomas Conrad's life will forever change when he gets caught up in a Mexican cartels poetic game of drug mule chess.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, crimes, race against time, drug cartel, danger, rivalry, strong violent content, chases and races, mexican
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, mexico
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95%
 6.7
 77
Nexus (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Holly is a struggling singer whose life is torn apart when she loses custody of her daughter, Chloe. When she travels to her soon to be ex-husbands estate in the country, for a weekend visit with Chloe, she is shocked to discover that he is missing. ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: conspiracy, neo noir, false accusation, on the run, uncover truth, frame up, life turned upside down, betrayal, dishonesty, law enforcement, crimes, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.3
 845
Favor (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Kip's perfect life is put in jeopardy when the waitress with whom he's having a casual fling is accidentally killed in their motel room. Desperate, he turns to childhood friend and loser, Marvin, to help get rid of the body. Marvin agrees ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, friends, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, life turned upside down, disposing of a dead body, death, danger, disorder, graphic violence, buddies
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.4
 554
White Snow (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Director Christophe Blanc delivers a fast-past thriller set to a background of Finland's stunning landscape. High-end car dealership owner Maxime is pursued by Finnish gangsters over unsatisfactory cars his dead partner sold them.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: danger, gangsters, life turned upside down, vengeance, family relations, loss of partner, murder, crimes, disorder, family in danger, brother brother relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Devil's Dominoes (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On their way to a weekend hunting trip in the Ozarks, four friends get in to a car accident, killing the driver of the other car...
Style: tense, psychological, captivating, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: vengeance, gangsters, crimes, partners, dishonesty, rivalry, murder, danger, car accident, deadly, devil, mafia
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Enter the Dangerous Mind (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A psychological thriller set in the world of underground dubstep, Snap is the story of Jim Whitman, a brilliant but painfully introverted musician who develops a crush on a young social worker.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, mental illness, danger, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, stalking, composer, crimes, unfulfillment, mentally unstable, tied feet, tape over mouth
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.9
 342
I Am Handyman (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Daniel is a young and ambitious real estate agent with a view to becoming a partner in the company. Along with the boss' wife Marie, he dares to spend a secret and passionate weekend in a luxurious archipelago house which he is supposed to ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, danger, sexual relations, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex scene, weekend, realtor, sexual content, dishonesty, coitus, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe, scandinavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.7
 809
The Holding (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A heart-pounding suspense thriller, set on an isolated farm in England's beautiful, rugged Peak District.
Style: serious, suspense, psychological, rough, tense ...
Plot: danger, farm, haunted by the past, murder, parents and children, psychopath, violence, life is a bitch, love and romance, crimes, confined, countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Boy She Met Online (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When teenager Cami Winters falls in love, she falls hard. Her single mother, Tori, has no idea that Cami has fallen in love with a boy named 'Jake' she met on a social networking website. Although Cami believes Jake's a 23 year-old ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: dangerous attraction, dishonesty, danger, teenage love, romance, crimes, deception, murder, convict, online dating, maniac, computers and web ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Informant (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A story centered on a man who works as an informant for the French border patrol.
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: working undercover, crimes, intrigue, drug dealing, undercover, informant, border patrol, danger, customs, political intrigue, dishonesty, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.9
 482
Corridor (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Lonely medical student Frank is pleased with his flat, a quiet place to focus on his coming exams. But when he meets the girl upstairs, the intrusive Lotte, he realizes there is something wrong with the place. Each time he leaves his apartment, ...
Style: tense, serious, psychological, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: mystery, danger, deadly, crimes, murder, student, apartment building, neighbor, uncover truth, suspicion, concierge, domestic disturbance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.3
 212
Betrayed (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Julie, six months pregnant, and her boyfriend Trent arrive at a tiny Cape Cod cabin for some time to relax. The town is quiet and deserted during the off season… except for Sully, the creepy guy who’s keeping an eye on the couple from a ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: betrayal, couples, crimes, dishonesty, couple relations, pregnancy, blackmail, kidnapping, abduction, ransom, danger, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Reykjavik-Rotterdam (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Iceland, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A former sailor who has served prison sentences for alcohol smuggling fights to keep his family afloat. He is offered pay for a last tour of cargo between Reykjavik and Rotterdam. He agrees, in the hope to get out of debt, but unexpected events ...
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: crimes, down on your luck, delivery, cargo ship, smuggling, danger, rivalry, financial problem, escapades, security guard, crime, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, holland, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.6
 594
The Key (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Depuis peu Eric Vincent, trentenaire sans histoire, a un fort sentiment de malaise. Est-ce la peur d'avoir un enfant ou celle de voir brutalement resurgir le fantôme d'un père qu'il n'a jamais connu ? Un matin, un inconnu ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, life turned upside down, haunted by the past, uncover truth, dishonesty, crimes, estrangement, neo noir, investigation, murder, dead father ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, contemporary, 20th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.6
 538
Shadow of Fear (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a new boy is employed to work in a coffee shop, he turns out to be a schizophrenic who refuses to take his medication, and makes the life of the popular young waitress who works there a misery.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: stalking, obsession, mental illness, danger, woman in danger, crimes, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, psychopath, cafe, boy
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Deliver Us from Evil (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Norway
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In search of a new lifestyle, Johannes and his wife Pernille leave the city and move with their two children to Johannes’ childhood town in the country. When Johannes’ drunken brother Lars accidently runs over Anna, a local, and plants false ...
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: family in danger, rivalry, social relations, false accusation, human nature, vengeance, social differences, countryside, small town, immigrants, xenophobia, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.2
 745
For Elise (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A young college is responsible for the care of an innocent little girl, but soon all he knows give a twist that will endanger his own life. All begin when crossing under the floor of the third floor to the left, a road without knowing directly the ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious, captivating ...
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, survival, isolation, race against time, track down, deadly, danger, crimes, graphic violence, indoor, mentally challenged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.0
 427
Parallel Life (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Kin Suk-hyun is Korea’s youngest appointed criminal court head judge, very famous for his rational rulings. It is before his court that the case of distinguished mathematics professor Sohn Ki-chul’s murder of his wife is presented. While ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, danger, haunted by the past, law enforcement, crimes, judge, husband wife relationship, murder, threat to kill, graphic violence, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 4.6
 499
Slip (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "Slip" is the story of Sarah, a young woman who witnessed her mother's murder as a child. Now grown, Sarah is haunted by her mother's memory, her restless soul, opening a gateway for the spirits of the recently departed. Sarah is ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, psychological, scary ...
Plot: ghost, vengeance, danger, murder, haunted by the past, supernatural, crimes, a vision, clairvoyant, death, investigation, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.4
 1K
The Employer (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five highly qualified applicants interview for a coveted job with the Carcharias Corporation, a powerful conglomerate whose business practices are shrouded in mystery. On the night before the last round of interviews, they are all kidnapped and ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: confined, crimes, danger, rivalry, contests and competitions, survival, kidnapping, death, corporate crimes
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.0
 946
Honour (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A story centered on a young woman is targeted by her family for an "honour killing" and the bounty hunter who takes the job.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: track down, hitman, danger, on the run, crimes, family problems, deadly, woman in danger, family relations, parents and children, chases and races, woman
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Sicarivs: The Night and the Silence (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A hit man receives the assignment to kill a woman. But what seems as another job complicates when he is about to execute her, but does not. He will have to go after those who gave him the contract, for, in his profession, those who do not comply ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, danger, race against time, deadly, on the run, woman in danger, murder of a nude woman, murder, chases and races, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), nude woman murdered ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.7
 1K
The Truth (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a couple is taken hostage in their home by an intruder, a simple home invasion robbery turns into something much more complicated...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: hostage, heist, couples, confined, betrayal, danger, crimes, dishonesty, vengeance, home invasion, domestic disturbance, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Fjällbacka Murders: In the Eye of the Beholder (2012)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Erica's sister Anna is visiting at the same time as the TV program "Antiques cubed" is in town to record at the castle in Fjällbacka. When Anna runs into the TV host for the show, Claes Wager, sparks quickly evolve into a flirt ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, amateur detective, crimes, love affair, deadly, family relations, danger, couples, strong female presence, siblings relations, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.8
 1K
Beyond (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A detective teams with a tabloid psychic to track down a missing child.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating
Plot: police detective, police investigation, missing child, race against time, danger, partners, crimes, seance, illusion, family problems, child in peril, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.2
 1K
Liars All (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On New Year's eve in London, a provocative game spins out of control and ends in murder, the true killer elusive amidst conflicting testimony and hidden motives.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, youth, new year's eve, crimes, mind game, deadly, truth or dare, danger, sex scene, graphic violence, drugs/alcohol, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Teenage Bank Heist (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Cassie works as a teller at the bank where her mother is the branch manager. When the bank is robbed, Cassie is taken hostage. She soon finds out that the bank robbers are teenage girls, one of whom is her best friend, Abbie. In this propulsive real ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, investigation, confined, track down, danger, race against time, on the run, friendship, parents and children, crimes, abduction, hostage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Suspension of Disbelief (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Martin is a screenwriter, who finds himself in one of his own plays: A young woman is found dead in the Thames and no one really knows, what has happened to her.
Style: psychological, sexy, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: murder, mystery, artists and showbiz, crimes, writer's life, missing person, danger, uncover truth, sex scene, disappearance, writers, police
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Everybody Has a Plan (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain, Germany, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Following the death of his identical twin brother Pedro, Agustín sets out to begin his life anew by assuming Pedro’s identity and returning to the mysterious Tigre Delta region where the brothers had spent their childhood. Soon after his ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: starting over, hidden identity, danger, homecoming, twin brother, crimes, dishonesty, family relations, haunted by the past, stolen identity, siblings relations, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Legacy: Black Ops (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Nigeria, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Taking refuge in a shabby Brooklyn motel after narrowly surviving a failed mission in Eastern Europe, Black Ops soldier Malcolm Gray (Idris Elba) begins to disintegrate mentally as he broods over the legacy of his actions in this taut psychological ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: conspiracy, obsession, haunted by the past, mission gone awry, rivalry, military, breaking point, dishonesty, soldier, losing-it hero, isolation, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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