Movies like The Gift 2015

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The Gift (2015)
 7.0
 159K
The Gift (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, China
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A husband and wife try to reinvigorate their relationship but their lives are threatened by a "friend" from the husband's past who holds a horrifying secret about him, sending their world into a tailspin.
Style: suspense, twist ending, surprise ending, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, intense, tricky, thought provoking ...
Plot: revenge, twists and turns, secrets, obsession, gift, bullying, stalker, bully, surveillance, husband wife relationship, investigation, vengeance, pregnancy, psychopath, violence, relationships, stalking, rape, catastrophe, survival, serial killer, ghost, psychology, kidnapping, torture ...
Place: los angeles, california, chicago illinois

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Most similar movies to The Gift

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, psychological, suspense and psychological thriller films with plots about secrets, psychology, police investigation, plot twist, twists and turns, mystery and storytelling mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Gift: The Invitation (2015), Gone Girl (2014), Shutter Island (2010), Secret Window (2004), Prisoners (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 110K
The Invitation (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Will and his new girlfriend Kira are invited to a dinner with old friends at the house of Will’s ex Eden and her new partner David. Although the evening appears to be relaxed, Will soon gets a creeping suspicion that their charming host David is ...
Style: twist ending, scary, suspense, enigmatic, disturbing ...
Plot: dinner party, suicide, conspiracy, obsession, suspicion, cult, old friend, deception, insanity, survival, vengeance, brutality ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 8.1
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Gone Girl (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.
Style: psychological, suspense, twist ending, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: twists and turns, mystery, infidelity, murder mystery, adultery, investigation, missing person, femme fatale, manipulation, police investigation, missing wife, disappearance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, year 2012
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new york, missouri, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 8.2
 1.3M
Shutter Island (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: World War II soldier-turned-U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised by his troubling visions and also by a mysterious doctor.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, twist ending, suspense, confusing ...
Plot: twists and turns, plot twist, mental illness, investigation, insanity, mystery, psychology, psychiatrist, paranoia, mental institution, memory, schizophrenia ...
Time: year 1954, year 1945, 1940s, 20th century, year 1952 ...
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.5
 198K
Secret Window (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mort Rainey, a writer just emerging from a painful divorce with his ex-wife, is stalked at his remote lake house by a psychotic stranger and would-be scribe who claims Rainey swiped his best story idea. But as Rainey endeavors to prove his ...
Style: psychological, twist ending, tense, surprise ending, atmospheric ...
Plot: insanity, twists and turns, split personality, psychology, isolation, losing-it hero, nervous breakdown, murder, writer's life, mentally unstable, paranoia, mental illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mississippi, usa, tennessee, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 8.1
 709K
Prisoners (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts. But just how far will this desperate father go to protect his family?
Style: psychological, twist ending, suspenseful, atmospheric, surprise ending ...
Plot: kidnapping, investigation, police investigation, revenge, vigilantism, brutality, torture, serial killer, vengeance, twists and turns, missing child, police ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Before I Go to Sleep (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, France, Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman wakes up every day, remembering nothing as a result of a traumatic accident in her past. One day, new terrifying truths emerge that force her to question everyone around her.
Style: twist ending, suspenseful, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: memory loss, amnesia, mystery, psychiatrist, obsession, life turned upside down, memory, uncover truth, psychology, investigation, domestic violence, doctors and patients ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, year 1999, year 2013 ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.2
 9K
Blink (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Emma is an attractive girl in her 20s who has been blind for 20 years. A new type of eye operation partially restores her sight, but she is having problems: sometimes she doesn't "remember" what she's seen until later. One night ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, exciting, twist ending ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, blindness, investigation, police investigation, murder mystery, woman in danger, police detective, strong female character, female protagonist, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After getting in a car accident, a woman is held in a shelter with two men, who claim the outside world is affected by a widespread chemical attack.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, twist ending, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: apocalypse, kidnapping, post apocalypse, alien invasion, alien, end of the world, bunker, paranoia, survivalist, bomb shelter, underground bunker, ufo ...
Time: 2010s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.0
 34K
Greta (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young woman returns an elderly widow’s lost purse, leading to an unlikely relationship between the two — until the young woman discovers her elder might not be all that she seems.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, trapped, female villain, held captive, obsessive love, murder, obsession, stalker, trap, stalking, roommate, older woman younger woman relationship ...
Place: usa, new york, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 7.7
 396K
The Game (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In honor of his birthday, San Francisco banker Nicholas Van Orton, a financial genius and a coldhearted loner, receives an unusual present from his younger brother, Conrad -- a gift certificate to play a unique kind of game. In nearly a nanosecond, ...
Style: psychological, surprise ending, twist ending, suspenseful, intellectual ...
Plot: twists and turns, mystery, mind game, manipulation, game, uncover truth, life turned upside down, psychology, scheme, surveillance, life philosophy, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, california, seattle, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Hidden Face (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Colombia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Spanish orchestra conductor deals with the mysterious disappearance of his girlfriend.
Style: suspense, psychological, twist ending, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, disappearance, missing person, social isolation, twists and turns, couples, jealousy, surveillance, missing woman, captive, bunker, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, colombia, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
A Perfect Getaway (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: For their honeymoon, newlyweds Cliff and Cydney head to the tropical islands of Hawaii. While journeying through the paradisaical countryside the couple encounters Kale and Cleo, two disgruntled hitchhikers and Nick and Gina, two wild but ...
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, tense, suspense, twist ending ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: serial killer, twists and turns, murderous pair, honeymoon, wilderness, psychopath, island, paranoia, deception, escapades, murder, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Girl on the Train (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, India
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rachel Watson, devastated by her recent divorce, spends her daily commute fantasizing about the seemingly perfect couple who live in a house that her train passes every day, until one morning she sees something shocking happen there and becomes ...
Style: suspense, psychological, twist ending, suspenseful, tricky ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, train, murder, police investigation, adultery, blackout, flashback, psychopath, ex husband ex wife relationship, obsession, investigation, learning the truth ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, london, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.4
 63K
Solace (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A psychic doctor, John Clancy, works with an FBI special agent in search of a serial killer.
Style: suspense, twist ending, surprise ending, psychological, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, psychic, police investigation, psychology, twists and turns, investigation, fbi, supernatural, crimes, plot twist, euthanasia, seeing the future ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 195K
Enemy (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, Spain, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mild-mannered college professor discovers a look-alike actor and delves into the other man's private affairs.
Style: surreal, psychological, twist ending, atmospheric, cerebral ...
Plot: doppelganger, symbolism, infidelity, paranoia, spider, mental illness, nightmare, obsession, disturbed individual, twists and turns, nudity (full frontal - brief), lookalikes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Conversation (1974)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Surveillance expert Harry Caul is hired by a mysterious client's brusque aide to tail a young couple. Tracking the pair through San Francisco's Union Square, Caul and his associate Stan manage to record a cryptic conversation between them. ...
Style: psychological, suspense, cerebral, neo noir, disturbing ...
Plot: paranoia, surveillance, spy, conspiracy, character study, loneliness, murder, obsession, wiretap, hotel, investigation, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 16K
Jagged Edge (1985)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: San Francisco heiress Page Forrester is brutally murdered in her remote beach house. Her husband Jack is devastated by the crime but soon finds himself accused of her murder. He hires lawyer Teddy Barnes to defend him, despite the fact she ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, neo noir, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, legal, murder, courtroom drama, crimes, mystery, twists and turns, court, surveillance, murder mystery, adultery ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 67K
Dream House (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Publisher, Will Atenton quits a lucrative job in New York to relocate his wife, Libby and their daughters to a quaint town in New England. However, as they settle into their home the Atentons discover that a woman and her children were murdered ...
Style: surprise ending, twist ending, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, twists and turns, haunted house, plot twist, memory loss, insanity, riddles and clues, murder, mystery, nervous breakdown, crimes, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 8.2
 990K
The Sixth Sense (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A psychological thriller about an eight year old boy named Cole Sear who believes he can see into the world of the dead. A child psychologist named Malcolm Crowe comes to Cole to help him deal with his problem, learning that he really can see ghosts ...
Style: psychological, surprise ending, twist ending, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: twists and turns, ghost, afterlife, supernatural, mystery, psychology, death, psychiatrist, plot twist, life & death, boy, psychic power ...
Time: 90s, future, 20th century
Place: usa, pennsylvania, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 189K
Side Effects (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A woman turns to prescription medication as a way of handling her anxiety concerning her husband's upcoming release from prison.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, suspense, captivating, tricky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: mental illness, psychiatrist, murder, depression, twists and turns, mental institution, life turned upside down, sleepwalking, patient, deception, conspiracy, doctors and patients ...
Time: future, year 2004, 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
 6.6
 61K
Copycat (1995)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An agoraphobic psychologist and a female detective must work together to take down a serial killer who copies serial killers from the past.
Style: suspense, psychological, tense, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: serial killer, psychology, police investigation, agoraphobia, psychopath, murder mystery, crimes, maniac, mind game, twists and turns, police detective, profiler ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.2
 47K
The Hole (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Four teenagers at a British private school secretly uncover and explore the depths of a sealed underground hole created decades ago as a possible bomb shelter.
Style: psychological, scary, twist ending, tense, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: obsession, claustrophobia, survival, mystery, school, trapped, underground bunker, psychology, bunker, youth, twists and turns, female psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
Place: wales, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.9
 39K
After.Life (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Following a terrible car crash, a woman (Christina Ricci) awakes to find an enigmatic mortician (Liam Neeson) preparing her for burial.
Style: mind bending, psychological, bleak, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: afterlife, life & death, mysterious character, twists and turns, mystery, psychology, supernatural, dealing with death, death, mentor, adaptation, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 6.5
 7K
Deceiver (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The gruesome death of a prostitute brings suspicion on one of her clients, James Wayland, a brilliant, self-destructive and epileptic heir to a textile fortune. So detectives Braxton and Kennesaw take Wayland in for questioning, thinking they can ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, psychological, suspenseful, talky ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, crimes, twists and turns, investigation, guilt, mind game, law enforcement, brutality, prostitute, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.4
 31K
Unknown (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five men wake up in a locked-down warehouse with no memory of who they are. They are forced to figure out who is good and who is bad to stay alive.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, suspenseful, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: memory loss, twists and turns, amnesia, kidnapping, murder, mystery, hostage, confined, loss of friend, suicide, race against time, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.4
 24K
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.
Style: mind bending, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, twist ending ...
Plot: manipulation, mystery, twists and turns, haunted by the past, uncover truth, life philosophy, brutality, crimes, life is a bitch, dishonesty, murder, false memory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, spain, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.2
 297K
Insomnia (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two Los Angeles homicide detectives are dispatched to a northern town where the sun doesn't set to investigate the methodical murder of a local teen.
Style: neo noir, dark, atmospheric, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: police investigation, murder, small town, police corruption, investigation, investigator, police, guilt, murderer, snow, insomnia, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: alaska, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.0
 56K
Breakdown (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When his SUV breaks down on a remote Southwestern road, Jeff Taylor lets his wife, Amy, hitch a ride with a trucker to get help. When she doesn't return, Jeff fixes his SUV and tracks down the trucker -- who tells the police he's never ...
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, tense, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, chase, uncover truth, murder, road trip, conspiracy, desert, highway, ransom, car breakdown, car, violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, arizona, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.4
 67K
The Awakening (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: 1921 England is overwhelmed by the loss and grief of World War I. Hoax exposer Florence Cathcart (Hall) visits a boarding school to explain sightings of a child ghost.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, gothic, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, afterlife, boarding school, fear, haunted by the past, investigation, murder, death, teacher, supernatural horror ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, post world war one
Place: england, europe, london, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.9
 4K
Silent Fall (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An autistic boy witnesses his parents' double murder. Richard Dreyfuss as a controversial therapist, seeks to probe the child's mind in order to solve the case.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, twist ending, unusual plot structure, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: autism, murder, murder mystery, psychiatrist, mystery, investigation, crimes, psychopath, revenge, teacher, vengeance, bullying ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%