Movies like The Nanny 1965

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The Nanny (1965)
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The Nanny (1965)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Joey returns home from the special school he has attended since killing his baby sister. But at home he creates a terrible fuss, moving from the bedroom Nanny has prepared to one with a strong lock, refusing to eat anything Nanny cooks and adamant that Nanny shall not come near him. He even accuses Nanny of trying to kill him! Poor sweet, kindly Nanny, who single-handedly runs the Fane household? Obviously William is still highly disturbed and dangerous or is he?
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological thriller, twists and turns, psychotronic
Plot: nanny, murder, crimes, family relations, life is a bitch, mystery, mentally unstable, danger, family in danger, dishonesty, false accusation, deadly, child in peril, poisoning, estrangement, unlikely criminals, kitchen, lie, boy, hallucination, dysfunctional family, abortion, father son relationship, tea, practical joke ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london

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Most similar movies to The Nanny

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films with plots about deadly, crimes, murder, mystery, danger, dishonesty and family relations mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like The Nanny: Ordeal by Innocence (1984), My Nanny's Secret (2009), The List of Adrian Messenger (1963), Hysteria (1965), Bunny Lake Is Missing (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ordeal by Innocence (1984)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dr. Arthur Calgary visits the Argyle family to return an address book lost some time ago by Jack Argyle, only to find out that Jack has been executed for the murder of his mother. Calgary can prove that Jack was innocent. In spite of opposition from ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, realistic, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, amateur detective, uncover truth, frame up, death row, false accusation, mystery, law enforcement, legal, injustice, nudity (full frontal - brief), alibi ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: england, canada, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
My Nanny's Secret (2009)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the house is robbed and the nanny's brother is a suspect, she lies to protect him, but she then realizes he isn't the only one with a secret.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending, captivating ...
Plot: investigation, estrangement, family relations, heist, deadly, crimes, nanny, dishonesty, child in peril, husband wife relationship, employer employee relationship, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
The List of Adrian Messenger (1963)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A writer named Adrian Messenger believes a series of apparently unrelated "accidental" deaths are actually linked murders. He asks his friend Anthony Gethryn, recently retired from MI5, to help clear up the mystery. However, ...
Style: serious, realistic, enigmatic, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, british intelligence, investigation, mystery, danger, hidden identity, crimes, crime, plane crash, airport, disguise ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, burma
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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Hysteria (1965)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An American wakes up in an English hospital unable to remember anything of his life before a recent car accident. With only a photograph torn from a newspaper to guide him, and an unknown benefactor, he attempts to unravel what looks increasingly ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, psychological thriller, psychotronic
Plot: murder, memory loss, deadly, power relations, disorder, crimes, mystery, riddles and clues, investigation, losing-it hero, private detective, knife ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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The Perfect Nanny (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Upon her release from a mental institution where she was recovering from a suicide attempt, Andrea McBride applies for the position of nanny for a handsome, wealthy surgeon, Dr. James Lewis, a widower with two children. Another applicant is hired, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: nanny, obsession, parents and children, under the surface, murder, danger, crimes, deadly, family relations, femme fatale, graphic violence, matricide ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Bunny Lake Is Missing (1965)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A woman reports that her young daughter is missing, but there seems to be no evidence that she ever existed.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, mind bending ...
Plot: missing child, investigation, kidnapping, school, missing person, kindergarten, mystery, family relations, crimes, journalism, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: london, england, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Shock Treatment (1964)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A private investigator endures the rigors of an insane asylum in order to locate $1 million in stolen loot.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental institution, murder, shock treatment, deadly, mystery, unlikely criminals, confined, danger, dishonesty, hidden identity, life is a bitch, mentally unstable ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Fatal Trust (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the father of her kid son Sam was killed by an escaped psychiatric patient, Kate decides it's time for a new chapter in her life. She moves to the town where her former lover Tom lives and now works in the sheriff's department, and ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, psychopath, mystery, crimes, danger, deadly, small town, male female relationship, murder, ex lover, murder of father, secretary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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: twists and turns, atmospheric, tense, serious, psychological ...
Plot: missing person, investigation, danger, amateur detective, mysterious character, fall in love, dishonesty, mystery, mind game, crimes, train, female protagonist ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Fields (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tells the story of a young boy and his family who are terrorized by an unseen presence.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, realistic, serious
Plot: mystery, family in danger, murder, deadly, danger, youth, family relations, farm, religions or cults, small town, child in peril
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.2
 191
Dangerous Love (1988)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A psychopath kills members of a video dating club and records their deaths.
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: righting the wronged, law enforcement, crime, crimes, deadly, mystery, dishonesty, chases and races, life is a bitch, false accusation, murder, frame up ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: family relations, family problems, parents and children, mystery, investigation, crimes, family life, teenage life, college, life is a bitch, couples, rape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Where Are the Children? (1986)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thriller about the kidnapping of two children and the investigation that follows, based on the book by Mary Higgins Clark.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, mind bending, psychological thriller
Plot: missing person, false accusation, kidnapping, family relations, life is a bitch, deadly, crimes, rivalry, mystery, starting over, parents and children, computers and web ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
A Killer Upstairs (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman investigates when her teenage son is arrested for his married lover's murder.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, false accusation, investigation, crimes, legal, mystery, amateur detective, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.9
 354
Poison (2000)
Genre: Thriller, Mystery
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Traci is a devious teenage girl who befriends and kills anyone who comes between her and her mother, Dana, a failed movie actress who lies for and protects Traci.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: psychopath, murder, serial killer, obsession, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, crimes, youth, mystery, mind game, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Crimes of Passion (2005)
Genre: Thriller, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While in competition for a job promotion, the female competitor sues her male counterpart for sexual harassment. Blackmail and murder follow closely behind.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Plot: sexual harassment, femme fatale, power relations, crime, dishonesty, workplace, crimes, deadly, cons and scams, blackmail, scam, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The River King (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Abel Grey is sent to investigate the death of a boy from an exclusive local school, who is found floating in the river. Fearing scandal, the school insists it was suicide. But after discovering from the boy's girlfriend, Carlin, that he was ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, suspense, disturbing
Plot: mystery, investigation, uncover truth, murder, school, deadly, teenager, dishonesty, danger, life is a bitch, chase, ghost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Illustrious Corpses (1976)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A detective (inspector Rogas) is assigned to investigate the mysterious murders of some Supreme Court judges. During the investigation he discovers a complot that involves the Italian Communist Party. (IMDb)
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, bleak, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: conspiracy, murder, police investigation, politics, life is a bitch, state affairs, dishonesty, mystery, deadly, political conspiracy, uncover truth, political corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Baby Monitor: Sound of Fear (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A neglectful mother overhears her husband on the telephone at their workplace talking with their babysitter. She discovers they are having an affair and are going to have a baby. She concocts an evil plan to win back her husband and remove the girl ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, nanny, family relations, family problems, crumbling marriage, danger, crimes, psychopath, couples, family in danger, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
We'll Meet Again (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Socialite Molly Lasch is released from prison after serving a six-year sentence for the murder of her husband, Dr. Gary Lasch. Now, with the help of Fran, an investigative reporter, Molly sets out to prove her innocence. Together they uncover a ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, rough, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, righting the wronged, uncover truth, false accusation, woman in danger, amateur detective, partners, life is a bitch, crimes, danger, law enforcement, riddles and clues ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Choke (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Henry, an uptight businessman who sometimes acts with questionable ethics, nevertheless rejects Ron, a scam artist who wants a partner. Ron won't let up and finds a lever to blackmail Henry, whose daughter Gina has killed a pedestrian in a ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: murder, hitman, mystery, unlikely criminals, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, parents and children, manipulation, crime, danger, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Stranger at the Door (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Katherine "Kathy" is happily married to businessman Greg Norris and lives in his beautiful home with his about 18-year old daughter Tara. When suddenly a charming young man, who Tara first saw lurking around in the garden, turns up on ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: garden, amateur detective, mystery, family in danger, crimes, cons and scams, parents and children, family relations, dishonesty, adoption, deadly, adopted son ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Four Jacks (2001)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Four guys plot revenge on the businessman who ripped them off.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, mind bending ...
Plot: vengeance, criminal's revenge, rivalry, crimes, blind ambition, dishonesty, buddies, mystery, betrayal, deadly, murder, restaurant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.9
 594
Mysteria (2011)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A once famous and now a washed-up Hollywood screenwriter fighting to finish his latest script with an unrealistic deadline. He finds himself in the center of a murder investigation involving a prominent politician's wife. The surrounding events ...
Style: realistic, neo noir, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: police investigation, writer's life, murder, hollywood, deadly, life is a bitch, protagonist as suspect, artists and showbiz, losing-it hero, down on your luck, disorder, mystery
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Eyes of Crystal (2004)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Bulgaria, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: While hunting a cultured, intelligent and vicious psychopath, Inspector Amaldi comes face to face with the physical and moral decay of his city as well as the ghosts of his own past.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, slasher
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, riddles and clues, murder, law enforcement, danger, deadly, whodunit, stalking, crimes, gory, battles ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 287
Winter Kill (1974)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Someone is shooting the residents of a mountain resort town. Sheriff McNeill (Andy Griffith) must figure out the connection that links the victims and find the sniper before he (or she) kills again, and before the town council relieves him of duty
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, sniper, ski resort, death of pregnant woman, deadly, crime, fighting crime, mystery, police investigation, crimes, law enforcement, serial killer ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.4
 277
Vanished (2011)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman searches for many years to exact revenge on a kidnapper. A psychological thriller that examines how far a person would go if pushed to the extreme.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: vengeance, confined, crimes, danger, mystery, deadly, rivalry, hostage, husband wife relationship, kidnapping, secret, murder ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Shadow of Doubt (1998)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An attorney (Melanie Griffith) uncovers a political conspiracy in the brutal killing of a wealthy young woman.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, contemplative, mind bending ...
Plot: politics, courtroom, murder, amateur detective, mystery, criminal heroes, legal action, crime, deadly, protagonist as suspect, crimes, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Deep in the Wood (2015)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When young Tommi goes missing during a festival in the Dolomites in 2010, his parents are devastated. Five years later, a boy is found with no name or records; DNA tests prove it is Tommi. But while Tommi's father Manuel welcomes him back with ...
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, tense, scary, psychotronic
Plot: antichrist, false accusation, parents and children, father son relationship, prophecy, family relations, murder, child in peril, supernatural, evil force, nightmare, paranoia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
 558
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, psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: apartment building, mystery, danger, deadly, crimes, murder, student, neighbor, uncover truth, suspicion, domestic disturbance, concierge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%