Movies like His Double Life

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His Double Life (2016)
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His Double Life (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young woman returns Home from college and become suspicious of her new stepdad, her late father's business partner, after she discovers him meeting with a mysterious woman who turns up dead the following day.
Style: tense, enigmatic, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: betrayal, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, violence, stepfather, adultery, new life, lifetime, twists and turns, investigation, murder, murder investigation, mystery, parents and children, life is a bitch, murder mystery, dysfunctional family, male female relationship, relationship problems, family problems, husband wife relationship, secret, sibling relationship, human nature, uncover truth, character study ...

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Most similar movies to His Double Life

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, captivating, tense and disturbing films with plots about mystery, lifetime, investigation, uncover truth, murder, family problems and secret mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like His Double Life: Boyfriend Killer (2017), Water's Edge (2003), The Sweetheart (2018), Running Away (2017), Kidnapped (2021). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Boyfriend Killer (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Grieving mother suspects that her son's ex-girlfriend may have been involved in his death.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, tense, captivating, scary ...
Plot: murder disguised as accident, male objectification, murder suspect, woman, lifetime, assassination plot, murder mystery, murder, murder investigation, relationship problems, revenge plot, evil plot ...
Time: 2010s
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95%
 5.1
 707
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, uncover truth, small town, investigation, dishonesty, life is a bitch, murder, political corruption, betrayal, husband wife relationship, town mayor, woman seduces a man ...
Time: contemporary
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91%
 4.5
 389
The Sweetheart (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sex, lies, and deception of a con man. Heartbroken over her parents breakup and recovering from a car accident, Jane becomes suspicious of her mother’s new boyfriend.
Style: suspense, captivating
Plot: uncover truth, parents and children, divorced parents, mother daughter relationship, family relations, parent child relationship, male female relationship, murderer, murder, estranged husband, family problems, stepfather stepdaughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 4.7
 233
Running Away (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sisters Maggie and Lizzie move in with mom Peg's new husband. Secrets and lies start immediately. Maggie cannot handle what follows and recruits a friend to help her plan to get out of town with her step father's secrets. When Peg ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, tense
Plot: stepfather, sister sister relationship, secret, family relations, mystery, escape, mother daughter relationship, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationship problems, lie, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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 4.6
 315
Kidnapped (2021)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Savannah Duke-Morgan realizes her lifetime dream to bring her husband Brad and her five-year-old daughter Aria back to her birthplace on the Gold Coast of Australia until it turns into her worst nightmare when Aria goes missing from the resort’s ...
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: relationship problems, disappearance, dysfunctional family, family secret, family relations, mystery, family life, husband wife relationship, investigation, life is a bitch, mysterious disappearance, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.1
 308
Stolen Child (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Amanda and Jason are happy marriage now, after years of frustration have finally managed to take a beautiful girl from a country in Eastern Europe through an international adoption agency. But when the doctor will perform a DNA test to small, finds ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: adopted daughter, adoption, kidnapping, investigation, uncover truth, suspicion, couples, family problems, family relations, life is a bitch, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Last Thing Mary Saw (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Winter, 1843. A young woman is under investigation following the mysterious death of her family's matriarch. Her recollection of the events sheds new light on the ageless forces behind the tragedy.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: death, lesbian, dysfunctional family, secret, family secret, murder, murder investigation, murder mystery, investigation, mystery, occult, witch ...
Time: contemporary, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Death Saved My Life (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the surface it seems Jade has it all, including a successful marketing career, a husband admired and respected in the community, and a young daughter they both dote on. However, behind closed doors, her life is far from perfect.
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, disturbing, emotional
Plot: lifetime, husband wife relationship, family problems, relationship vs career, marital problem, troubled marriage, relationship problems, secret, unhappy marriage, society, mystery, family life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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A Sister's Secret (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Twin sisters secretly swap places on their thirtieth birthday. The harmless prank becomes a nightmare when one of them is murdered.
Style: captivating, suspense, entertaining
Plot: sisters, murder investigation, murder mystery, con trick, murder, twin sister, male female relationship, family problems, family secret, crime investigation, loss of sibling, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Marriage of Lies (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Rachel’s husband disappears, the police have one suspect: her. While trying to prove her innocence, she uncovers many secrets about the man she married.
Style: psychological, enigmatic, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: mysterious disappearance, mystery, family secret, private investigation, accusation, framed for a crime, uncover truth, crime solving, female protagonist, investigation, accused of murder, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Sexual Intrigue (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A mystery start when all the psychologist's patient are murdered, exactly after each one of them have a session. Who is the killer?
Style: erotic, psychological, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: erotica, murder mystery, sexual relations, uncover truth, psychologist, seduction, secret, murderer, male female relationship, mystery, serial murder, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Perfect Number (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Based on the series by the popular Japanese novelist Keigo Higashino, this is a mystery drama that 'faithfully but freely' adapts the 3rd part in the series, . The story revolves around 3 characters: a woman who unwittingly killed her ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, hidden truth, investigation, human nature, moral dilemma, under the surface, teacher, friendship, death, twists and turns, crimes, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 4.8
 483
Hidden Away (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A woman and young daughter escape her abusive husband by faking their deaths. Eight years later she is happily living in the upscale Palm Springs with her now-17-year-old daughter. When her husband discovers they are still alive, he tracks them down ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: abusive husband, mother daughter relationship, faked death, teenager, revenge, lifetime, threat, haunted by the past, confronting the past, mother and daughter, life is a bitch, private investigator ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 4.3
 266
The Deal (2022)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Kat and Borja appear to be a perfect couple, but as in every marriage they keep secrets, lies and infidelities that will come to light the night an unexpected visitor arrives.
Style: suspense, disturbing, psychological, captivating, psychological thriller
Plot: cheating wife, adulterous husband, marriage crisis, couple relations, husband wife relationship, marital infidelity, adultery, adulterer, family relations, male female relationship, marital problem, intrigue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Preacher's Sin (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Evan Tanner's life is spiraling out of control when his live-in niece is arrested for the second time, his boss imposes on him an unacceptable contract, and to top it all he discovers he has a son from a one night affair during the war... When ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: affair, illegitimate son, uncover truth, moral dilemma, investigation, money problems, dark secret, uncle niece relationship, family problems, choice, murder investigation, relationship problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.1
 21
Veil (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: The temptation to have a one night stand leads a man to a distant town and a woman with a dark agenda. When he doesn't return, it falls upon his black sheep sister to uncover the truth of what happened.
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, tense
Plot: murder, investigation, murder mystery, uncover truth, dark secret, killings, secret, murder investigation, mystery, criminal, unsolved crime, forensics ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 4.6
 320
The Harrow (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Miller lives alone in an abandoned Alabama slaughterhouse. His memory and sanity are shattered and his only company is the spirit of his lover, who was murdered a decade ago. Ruth arrives, desperate to discover the truth about her mother's ...
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, disturbing, tense
Plot: family problems, family secret, murder, uncover truth, life is a bitch, memories, family, loneliness, parents and children, mystery, loner, repressed memory ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 3.5
 459
Awakened (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Samantha believes that her father murdered her mother. In her exhausting search for the truth about her young mother's untimely death 14 years earlier, Samantha receives help from beyond the grave.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, uncover truth, investigation, crimes, mystery, haunted by the past, parents and children, twists and turns, small town, small town life, mental illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 4.8
 410
Deadly Vows (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Pastry chef Helena poisons men who don't meet her high standards. Her fiancé Charlie has nothing to worry about, at least until his sister Becca becomes suspicious of Helena's culinary killing past. It's up to Becca to save Charlie ...
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: murder, female serial killer, female killer, male female relationship, relationship problems, murder mystery, mystery, relationships, crimes, family problems, cookery, chef ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.1
 531
Stalker's Prey (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Laura's life is turned upside down when she is attacked by a shark while celebrating her 18th birthday. She's rescued by Bruce, a handsome young man just returned home from college. As she recovers, he becomes a local hero for his bravery. ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, enigmatic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: shark, obsession, rescue, violence, romantic obsession, relationship problems, brutality, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationships, dishonesty, love affair, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Cheerleader Murders (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A high school student whose father and sister were recently murdered begins her own investigation after two of her fellow cheerleaders are kidnapped. She sets out on a rescue mission, but the killer may already be hot on her trail.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: cheerleader, murder investigation, investigation, crime investigation, murder mystery, crime solving, murder, killings, mystery, uncover truth, murderer, kidnapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Who's Stalking Me? (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Following a near-death experience when an attacker breaks into her home, Amanda can't shake the feeling that she's still in harm's way. In comes the handsome and stern Detective James Dawson to save the day and keep an especially ...
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating, suspense
Plot: forensics, crime investigation, police detective, investigation, murder mystery, murder investigation, homicide detective, male female relationship, crimes, mystery, relationships, stalker ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.2
 304
Half a life (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman is found raped and bludgeoned to death. Her father can’t reconcile himself with her death, and even less with the fact that the murderer was never found. Half of his life he continues the search. Finally, after more than 20 years, as ...
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: crime investigation, unsolved crime, dead girl, loss of daughter, murder, police officer, rapist, father daughter relationship, murder investigation, uncover truth, investigation, private investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.2
 752
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, captivating, psychological, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, obsession, investigation, twists and turns, betrayal, infidelity, crimes, love, stalking, woman in danger, dishonesty, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.5
 115
The Red Dress (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Malta
Story: Rainer and Patricia move to Malta to reinvigorate their marriage after the loss of their child.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, tense ...
Plot: tragic past, family problems, family relations, male female relationship, relationships, family tragedy, death of child, new life, confronting the past, relationship problems, loss of child, life is a bitch ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.9
 411
Early Release (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Taylor Reynolds, a typical suburban mom, who made some bad life decisions and was sentenced to three years in jail for a DUI and possession of drugs. After her release, Taylor fights the stigma of her past misdeeds, works to regain the support of ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: criminal, mystery, husband wife relationship, cell mate, bandit, secret, female protagonist, jail, crimes, dark past, ex convict, criminal underworld ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Secret of Hidden Lake (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After her dad is critically injured in a so-called hunting accident, Maggie returns to her hometown in the mountains of Colorado to be by his side. But during her stay, this devoted daughter learns that the shooting was no mistake. As Maggie ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: secret, conspiracy, father daughter relationship, lifetime, murder investigation, murder mystery, investigation, getting home, puzzle, mystery, crime investigation, mountain ...
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Kidnapped: The Hannah Anderson Story (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On the afternoon of August 3, 2013, 16-year-old Hannah Anderson was abducted after finishing cheerleading practice in a San Diego suburb. When the bodies of her mother and brother were found in the burned home of family friend James DiMaggio later ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, disturbing, captivating, suspense
Plot: kidnapping, kidnapped, father daughter relationship, true crime, 16 year old, lifetime, child abduction, kidnapped child, teenage girl, unsolved crime, crime solving, forensics ...
Place: california, idaho, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Perfect Neighbor (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Kansas City, the deranged middle-age Donna Germaine stabs and kills her lover, when he calls off their relationship to stay with his wife. Donna uses an excuse to move to the house of her aunt, and she becomes obsessed in their neighbor, the ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: femme fatale, obsession, betrayal, murder, husband wife relationship, marriage, attraction, neighbor, lifetime, woman with a gun, woman seduces a man, empire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.5
 347
Stolen Dreams (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Laura Paddington is overcome with joy when her daughter, Zoe, returns to her after being abducted 17 years before--but is Zoe really her long lost child?
Style: captivating, suspense, enigmatic, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: false identity, lawyer, support group, uncover truth, investigation, secret identity, mother and daughter, mystery, child abduction, mysterious disappearance, disappearance, family secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%