Movies like The Intruder 2005

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The Intruder (2005)
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The Intruder (2005)
Original name: De Indringer
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tom Vansant is an emergency physician from Brussels who is desperately searching for his daughter who ran away from home and is now missing for eighteen months. He meets a girl of whom he thinks that she knows what happened to his daughter but the girl doesn't want to talk about her past. In his search to find out why she doesn't talk about it he ends up in a small village in the Ardennes where no one wants to help him discover what really happened.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, twisted, gloomy, psychological thriller
Plot: missing person, loss of daughter, investigation, uncover truth, life is a bitch, hidden truth, parent child relationship, village life, father daughter relationship, hunter, village, forest, hunting, crime investigation, countryside, dark secret, mystery, buried truth, crimes
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, belgium, brussels

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and tense films with plots about uncover truth, investigation, life is a bitch, murder, deadly, missing person and danger mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like The Intruder: Terrible Angels (2012), The Lake (1999), Loft (2008), Hide and Seek (2013), Chosen (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Terrible Angels (2012)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Detective Ben Nolan is sent to investigate the story of a convicted prostitute and known drug dealer Linda Grossel. Linda explains that she was kidnapped and held captive for weeks. As the investigation unfolds, Linda's sanity is put to ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: uncover truth, law enforcement, abduction, investigation, police detective, suspense, graphic violence, isolation, captivity, confined, life is a bitch, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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95%
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The Lake (1999)
Genre: Thriller, Mystery
Country: Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A thriller set in a Swedish village. Lisa comes back from London to sell a house left to her by her father. He mysteriously disappeared in the forest in the winter and is presumed dead in an accident. Lisa suspects there is more to the story as her ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, countryside, river, forest, social relations, life is a bitch, uncover truth, village life, missing person, village, male female relationship, female nudity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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Loft (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Five close friends, all of them married, share a loft to meet their mistresses. One day they find the body of a young woman in the loft. Since there are only five keys to the loft, the five men begin to suspect each other of murder.
Style: psychological, cynical, realistic, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Plot: uncover truth, twists and turns, mistress, investigation, betrayal, adultery, surveillance, infidelity, murder, architect, friendship, multiple suspects ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france, europe, belgium
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86%
Hide and Seek (2013)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A missing brother. Hide and seeks codes. A shocking truth for two different families and the struggle to save their families from someone who is already living inside their house.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: hide and seek, suspense, uncover truth, family in danger, siblings relations, family relations, estrangement, grudge, family secret, poverty, troubled past, hunting ...
Time: 21st century
Place: asia, korea
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Chosen (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film follows Michael Todd, a lonely college student, with no direction in his life; he is assigned a research paper about a local New Orleans legend, the tale of Erica Fisc, a girl who disappeared some twenty years prior. As he looks into the ...
Style: tense, psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: missing person, investigation, uncover truth, on the run, cult, danger
Time: 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
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75%
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Riddle (2013)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Holly & Nathan Teller live in a small town in Pennsylvania. Holly is on the cheerleading team and has a close relationship with her younger brother Nathan, who is subjected to bullying at school. Nathan is taken for a car ride one day by ...
Style: mind bending, disturbing, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: missing person, uncover truth, investigation, small town, amateur detective, haunted by the past, social relations, college, secret place, riddles and clues, chase, small town life ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.9
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The Moment (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fearing she may be responsible, a mental patient (Jennifer Jason Leigh) tries to unravel the mystery behind her ex-lover's (Martin Henderson) disappearance.
Style: psychological, mind bending, suspenseful, serious, captivating ...
Plot: missing person, uncover truth, dangerous attraction, riddles and clues, disappearance, lovers, photojournalist, mentally unstable, life is a bitch, mental institution, sanity, crime investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
A Dark Reflection (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A journalist digs deep into the world of aviation and discovers some uncomfortable truths. And a conspiracy trail dating back to 1954. But why is no one saying anything?
Style: tense, serious, captivating, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: uncover truth, investigation, moral dilemma, journalism, society, dishonesty, feminist, political conspiracy, conspiracy, media, journalist
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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The deaths from the Black Forest (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman disappears mysteriously in the middle of a forest. Police begins his search, in addition to her husband, a forensic expert. When officers asked to provide them with a photograph of the missing, he discovers that someone has entered her house ...
Style: enigmatic, suspenseful, tense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: forensics, curse, police, missing person, village, forest, disappearance, family secret, superstition, uncover truth, suspense, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Against the Grain (2013)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Pakistan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Fatima, a committed schoolteacher living the cosmopolitan high life in Karachi, has her life shattered when her nanny, Nusrat, inexplicably disappears. Though her friends and family beg her not to disturb the status quo and confront the powerful ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, emotional, tense, realistic
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, uncover truth, nanny, culture clash, track down, life turned upside down, injustice, society, rich and poor, life is a bitch, missing person ...
Time: 21st century
Place: pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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False Trail (2011)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The Interrogator Erik Backstrom (Rolf Lassgård) is forced to return to his former home village to solve a murder mystery, in which the local polices and some hunters and even Erik's family seems to be involved. Soon, the conflicts are in full ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, countryside, murder, police investigation, hunter, dishonesty, graphic violence, police officer, husband wife relationship, hunting, haunted by the past, police ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Quo Vadis, Baby? (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A private detective investigates her sister's suicide 16 years earlier.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, atmospheric, neo noir
Plot: private detective, haunted by the past, investigation, uncover truth, dishonesty, murder, sister, suicide, private investigator, sexual content, family relations, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century
Place: rome italy, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Tenth Circle (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Based on Jodi Picoult's best-selling novel, "The Tenth Circle" tells the powerful story that probes the unbreakable bond between parent and child.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, mind bending
Plot: rape, family relations, investigation, family problems, parents and children, life is a bitch, couples, teenage life, college, family life, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 64K
Story (2012)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Vidya Bagchi (Vidya Balan) arrives in Kolkata from London to find her missing husband Arnab Bagchi. Seven months pregnant and alone in a festive city, she begins a relentless search for her husband. With nothing to rely on except fragments from her ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Plot: terrorism, investigation, missing person, pregnancy, uncover truth, law enforcement, couples, who to trust, nobody believes, disappearance, suspense, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india, london, asia
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67%
Last Hours in Suburbia (2012)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When Grace is accused of playing a role in a deadly accident, her best friend reaches out from beyond the grave to unveil the truth behind what happened.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Plot: memory loss, false accusation, investigation, uncover truth, best friends, dishonesty, life is a bitch, accident, car accident, murder, teenager, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Ghost and the Whale (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A man, Joseph, loses his wife at sea, then spirals deep into a world of confusion. The wife's brothers' need revenge! Joseph tries to tell anyone who will listen that a whale killed his beautiful Annabel Lee, but even he doesn't quite ...
Style: psychological, serious, tense, atmospheric, realistic ...
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The Mole (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Poland, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Pawel, a Polish man in his early 30s, makes a living with his father Zygmunt importing second-hand clothing from the North of France to Southern Poland. On his way back from one of regular "business trips", Pawel is shocked to discover his ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: court, uncover truth, haunted by the past, solidarity, working class, family relations, life is a bitch, society, labor union, father son relationship, mole, airplane ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france, poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Woman in White (1997)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Based upon Wilkie Collins Victorian mystery, the gothic tale tells of a pair of half sisters whose lives end up caught in a grand conspiracy revolving around a mentally ill woman dressed in white. As the story unfolds, murder, love, marriage, and ...
Style: gothic, psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, mysterious character, uncover truth, social differences, society, couple relations, love and romance, infidelity, ghost, missing person, supernatural, obsession ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Nobel's Last Will (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While covering the annual Nobel Banquet for tabloid Kvällspressen, crime reporter Annika Bengtzon witnesses a spectacular murder right in front of her. Two people are shot, one of them the controversial Laureate in Medicine, Aaron Wiesel. Annika is ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, journalist, investigation, nobel prize, uncover truth, intrigue, journalism, dishonesty, media, suspense, reporter, writers ...
Time: 21st century
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, europe, eastern europe
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The New Protocol (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man investigating his son's death learns some horrific truths about the pharmaceutical industry.
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, realistic, clever ...
Plot: investigation, legal, uncover truth, life is a bitch, family problems, fighting the system, dishonesty, hopes, vengeance, idealism, dealing with death, paranoia ...
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Place: france, europe
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The Black Box (2005)
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Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An accident survivor wakes from a coma and confronts old, uncomfortable memories.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: haunted by the past, hospital, memory loss, unfulfillment, investigation, heroes, losing-it hero, life is a bitch, crime investigation, twists and turns, parallel universe, riddles and clues ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Hazing Secret (2014)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Megan loses her long term memory in an accident she had five years ago as a sorority girl. Every night, she has the same dream of a party and the death of a sister. When she's invited to a Greek reunion, she realizes it wasn't just a dream.
Style: psychological, serious, tense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, obsession, memory loss, intrigue, uncover truth, dishonesty, ritual, therapy, suspense, mockery, high school, sorority ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Fog and Night (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fog and the Night is the search of an investigator who has lost his confidence in his organization and whose happy"family father" order has been disrupted by his young lover.And introverted man due to his profession , not a big talker or ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Candidate (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jonas Bechmann, a defense attorney, is a man of the system. Until the day he himself is accused of murder. Taking matters into his own hands, he throws himself into the hunt for a group of blackmailers who threaten to expose him as the killer. But ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, frame up, investigation, track down, false accusation, dishonesty, cons and scams, uncover truth, twists and turns, law firm, inadvertently, sexual content ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Lady Vanishes (2013)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Beautiful and wealthy young socialite Iris Carr is used to being at the heart of her social group, but when her friends' raucous and unsociable behaviour escalates whilst on holiday in the Balkans she resolves to seek out some tranquillity and ...
Style: psychological, tense, atmospheric, serious, captivating ...
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Last Seen at Angkor (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Singapore
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Jeremy Oden returns to Cambodia four years after his fiance disappeared from the streets.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Plot: investigation, kidnapping, missing person, life is a bitch, immigrants, private detective, prostitute, amateur detective, addiction, drug abuse, prostitution, sex ...
Time: 21st century
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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, captivating, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: uncover truth, victim, supernatural, investigation, twists and turns, suspense, criminal, electrocution, memories, a vision, supernatural ability, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Wish You Were Here (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Four friends lose themselves in a carefree South-East Asian holiday. Only three come back. Dave and Alice return home to their young family desperate for answers about Jeremy's mysterious disappearance. When Alice's sister Steph returns ...
Style: psychological, serious, tense, captivating, twisted ...
Plot: missing person, tourist, holiday, uncover truth, marketplace, pregnant wife, graphic violence, life turned upside down, siblings relations, riddles and clues, friends, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia, cambodia, asia
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59%
The Case of the Whitechapel Vampire (2002)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The scene of the crime is Whitechapel, the same London district notorious for the recent attacks of Jack the Ripper. Three monks are found dead, the apparent victims of a vampire - now, someone else is out for blood. Or is it something else? As ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, enigmatic, realistic
Plot: sherlock holmes, vampire, private detective, uncover truth, investigation, riddles and clues, curse, partners against crime, partners, escapades, murder, suspense ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: london, europe, england, scotland yard
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Children... (2011)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The film is based on a true yet unsolved murder case from the early 1990s that is known among Koreans as the "disappearance of the frog children." In 1991, five elementary school students told their parents that they were going to hang out ...
Style: emotional, suspenseful, serious, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: missing child, riddles and clues, investigation, suspense, partners, murder, amateur detective, small town, serial killer, disappearance, kids in trouble, mass murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 21st century
Place: south korea, korea
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