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Desolation Sound (2005)
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Desolation Sound (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Noir thriller from Vancouver plays out a destructive friendship between a depressed housewife and her childhood friend to an ugly conclusion.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Plot: investigation, obsession, femme fatale, haunted by the past, uncover truth, crimes, friendship, couple relations, betrayal, love and romance, murder, family problems, couples, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, police detective, wilderness, adultery, disorder, crime gone awry, painter, female nudity, photographer, missing person, best friend ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada

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Most similar movies to Desolation Sound

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about couples, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, murder, crumbling marriage and infidelity mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Desolation Sound: Edge of Madness (2002), Tangled (2001), The Other Woman (2008), She's One of Us (2003), Morlang (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Edge of Madness (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: 1851, Manitoba's Red River Valley. As winter sets in, a young woman on the edge of madness arrives exhausted at the fort, a wilderness station, claiming she murdered her husband. She's placed in a cell; for the next several months, she ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, bleak
Plot: sexual abuse, mysterious character, starting over, investigation, vengeance, crumbling marriage, mystery, love and romance, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty, family problems ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
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95%
 5.6
 2K
Tangled (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young man is found bruised, beaten and stumbling down a secluded road. As the police try to piece together what happened, the convoluted relationship between a young woman and her two suitors gradually emerges.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological, tense ...
Plot: dangerous attraction, love triangle, investigation, missing person, obsession, police investigation, uncover truth, mysterious character, mind game, psychopath, teenage life, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Other Woman (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jill Plumley left her brilliant job as journalist when she married Derek, am important layer with a brilliant career. Now Jill is university teacher. But everything changes when she receive a message from her husbands' secretary and she start ...
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, couples, murder, love affair, investigation, dishonesty, mystery, rivalry, unfulfillment, family problems, intrigue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
She's One of Us (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At the start, Christine Blanc is a temp, her boyfriend has gone. Near the story's end, she's been offered a steady job, she has a fiancé, other men seem interested in her, she's passed her driving test, and, after she wins 1000 Euros ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, friendship, workplace, police detective, investigation, workplace romance, couples, love and romance, crimes, social misfits, misfit, office ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Morlang (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, a chilling psychological drama. A couple's secret pact takes an unexpected, sinister turn.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, atmospheric, non-linear ...
Plot: betrayal, infidelity, art, haunted by the past, couple relations, love and romance, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couples, family problems, vengeance, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, ireland, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Lured Innocence (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A reporter sent to cover a murder trial discovers a web of deceit stemming from a torrid affair.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: crimes, small town life, infidelity, obsession, investigation, family problems, who done it, couple relations, couples, murder, extramarital affair, journalism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.6
 124
Deceit (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ellen's life is turned upside down after her wealthy hubby vanishes at sea. Everyone close to her is a liar - especially Ellen's missing spouse. Was this a case of an affair gone bad? A corporate cover-up? Or something far more sinister? ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, mind bending
Plot: infidelity, murder, couple relations, love affair, who done it, crimes, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, life is a bitch, couples, alcohol abuse, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.0
 161
Naomi (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ilan Ben-Natan is a man on his sixties and a well-known professor of astrophysics at the University of Haifa. He is married with Naomi, a 28 years old, attractive book illustrator. Inclined to suspect, he finds out her wife's betrayal and then ...
Style: realistic, psychological, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, obsession, love triangle, couples, redemption, crumbling marriage, crimes, investigation, disposing of a dead body, jealousy, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Dancing in the Dark (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Via the New York Times: "To all outward appearances, Edna Cormick (Martha Henry) is the perfect housewife.... She's married to a man who'll stand up in public and say, "This is my wife," so that there'll be no confusion ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, gloomy, psychological ...
Plot: mental illness, hospital, murder, infidelity, family relations, couples, family problems, graphic violence, couple relations, feminism, love affair, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.1
 702
Water's Edge (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Robert wanted an escape from the big city. He thought a small town by the water's edge would give him a new start. He couldn't have been more wrong. This little town has dirty secrets, and Robert just found the worst of them...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: femme fatale, small town, uncover truth, investigation, dishonesty, life is a bitch, political corruption, murder, betrayal, husband wife relationship, town mayor, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.8
 193
Guilty Hearts (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Quiet and unassuming church organist Jenny Moran is depressed with her marriage to working-class Matt and leaves him. Jenny begins an affair with the manipulative and charming Dr. Stephen Carrow, who is also deacon of her church and a married man. ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, church, investigation, love affair, crimes, love and romance, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couples, family problems, infidelity, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.1
 1K
Open Window (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The engagment between a struggling photographer and an assistant professor is marred by an act of violence.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, sincere
Plot: dysfunctional family, introspection, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, haunted by the past, couple relations, family problems, couples, family in crisis, vegetarian, unfulfillment, hopes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Kiss and a Promise (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a quiet Ontario town, a small Bed and Breakfast dwells with a perverse secret. David Beck, a closet sociopath, but seemingly normal man, runs the B & B with his wife Samantha, a fiery woman with masochistic tendencies. The harmony of the ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, tense, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, small town, serial killer, police investigation, crimes, dishonesty, under the surface, couple relations, secret, sociopath, masochist, double life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.3
 958
In His Hands (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Lille, Claire Gauthier is an ordinary married woman with a young daughter that works in an insurance company analyzing losses of insured properties. When the single veterinary Laurent Kessler claims damage in his basement caused by a flooding due ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, dangerous attraction, couples, crimes, dishonesty, murder, suspicion, infidelity, female nudity, danger, deadly, scalpel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: flanders
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.0
 321
Posers (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Four Hardcore party posers are suddenly facing an unknown killer when one of them disappears.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: murder, investigation, mystery, friendship, betrayal, crimes, dishonesty, femme fatale, female killer, suspicion, power relations, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Laws of Deception (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A law student is seduced by a beautiful woman he doesn't know, and after a one night stand with her, his roommate warns him to be careful because he suspects she may have other motives. Years later, she returns and hires him as her lawyer to ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: murder, lawyer, obsessive quest, mystery, dishonesty, uncover truth, crimes, witnessing a crime, rivalry, investigation, legal, legal action ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Malice Aforethought (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Dr. Edmund Bickleigh is married to a particularly overbearing woman who reminds him at every turn that he is living in her house. But the good doctor has outside interests to help him cope.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: mysterious character, investigation, mind game, mystery, couple relations, dangerous attraction, infidelity, murder, obsession, serial killer, crumbling marriage, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.3
 668
Night Eyes (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Beverly Hills home-security guard is seduced by a rock star's wife he monitors by video.
Style: erotic, realistic, sexy, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: infidelity, femme fatale, rock star, crimes, crumbling marriage, sexual relations, voyeurism, adultery, investigation, dishonesty, love and romance, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Suburban Madness (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the real story of Clara Harris, the Houston, Texas dentist who made headlines in July 2002 when she killed her adulterous husband by repeatedly running over him with her car.
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing
Plot: murder, private detective, couples, family problems, infidelity, dishonesty, crimes, dentist, love triangle, under the surface, adultery, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
All That Matters Is Past (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Reunited after years apart, childhood sweethearts William and Janne are forced to confront the dark secrets of their past-and the menacing presence of William's pathologically jealous brother — in this haunting story from celebrated Norwegian ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, lovers reunited, crimes, love and romance, lost love, childhood, love triangle, male nudity, rape, death, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.2
 742
Clean Break (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dramatic thriller about a couple who own an advertising agency. The husband apparently commits suicide, but the police and the insurance company decide to investigate his death.
Style: tense, twists and turns, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: murder, obsession, investigation, betrayal, crimes, infidelity, stalking, love, couples, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.2
 1K
Living Death (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Torture is the ultimate seduction when Victor, a powerful and dangerous millionaire, discovers that his beautiful wife Elizabeth (Kristy Swanson) is having a steamy affair with his best friend. And when the lovers' risky plan to get rid of him ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: torture chamber, psychopath, vengeance, obsession, family problems, crime gone awry, betrayal, supernatural, uncover truth, murder, paralysis, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
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Normal (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A deadly car accident brings together a group of previously unrelated people, each of whom is forced to deal with the emotional fallout.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: stepmother stepson relationship, sex with stepson, mother son incest, incest overtones, adultery, alcohol abuse, haunted by the past, obsession, life is a bitch, family in crisis, dysfunctional family, family life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Looking for Alexander (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Disturbing and violent memories haunt a man after he emerges from a lengthy coma.
Style: psychological, captivating, atmospheric, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: mystery, uncover truth, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, family problems, police detective, memory loss, a vision, doctors and patients, parents and children, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Two Mr. Kissels (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama based on a true story. Rich, high-flying brothers Robert and Andrew Kissel seemingly have everything: beautiful wives who love them, great jobs and huge houses. But beneath the surface lie resentments and secrets that will eventually be their ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: dishonesty, crimes, mystery, couples, family relations, couple relations, infidelity, murder, cons and scams, siblings relations, con artists, cocaine ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The House Next Door (2002)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A newlywed couple move into their dream home only to find that their next door neighbor isn't as good-natured as they had initially thought.
Style: serious, tense, bleak, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, home invasion, serial killer, investigation, crumbling marriage, family problems, family in danger, mind game, amateur detective, couples, couple relations, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Human Contract (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A free-spirited woman leads a businessman down a path of reckless abandon.
Style: sexy, psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: eroticism, femme fatale, introspection, family problems, couples, power relations, manipulation, love and romance, sexual relations, obsession, moral dilemma, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
China White Serpentine (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Dave's brother Trent was enticed by dark forces and entrapped in a lair of sin. Trent was under the control of Tracey, the drug-dealing seductress who had spun this web of wrongdoing. It was a world of erotic indulgence, frequent drug use, and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: mind game, femme fatale, investigation, obsession, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, survival, life is a bitch, supernatural, crimes, couples, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Keep Your Distance (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the perfectly normal town of Louisville, KY, there is a perfectly normal man living the perfect life. David Dailey is a man who has it all: A great career, a community that adores him, and an enduring marriage. But beneath the surface, ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Plot: infidelity, stalking, obsession, dangerous attraction, couples, family problems, friendship, couple relations, mentally unstable, dishonesty, betrayal, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
And Baby Will Fall (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Expectant parents become prime suspects in the disappearance of a pregnant woman who was last seen at their garage sale. Model citizen David Rose runs a garden center and is a devoted house-father. Like his wife Ivy, who suffered two stillbirths, ...
Style: serious, captivating, psychological, suspense, tense ...
Plot: prison, infidelity, crimes, police detective, family problems, family relations, love affair, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, pregnancy, mysterious disappearance, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%