Movies like Someone to Carry Me

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Someone to Carry Me (2015)
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Someone to Carry Me (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Dan Webster lives a privileged life where everything is carefully managed for him. He dreams of becoming a professional musician in spite of his fathers intentions. His pampered world is shattered when he witnesses a brutal murder and is forced to run. Hunted by those he once trusted he is propelled into a world that is alien to him. He takes refuge in a small town where his only plan is to survive and his only friend is out of reach. Alone and with no one to look after him, Dan reaches out to Michael for strength and Angelica for love, inadvertently placing them in peril. Dan has underestimated the ruthlessness of his enemy
Style: tense, touching, unusual plot structure, suspense, suspenseful, fairy tale
Plot: single father, father son relationship, musician, police, violence, death, family relations, jealousy, murder, loss of son, false identity, small town, mystery killer, revenge, fight, car, gang, pianist, mechanic, blood, funeral, piano, young love, running away from home, absent father ...
Place: new zealand

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, tense, suspenseful and captivating films with plots about murder, violence, revenge, death, police, crimes and family relations mostly in Thriller, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Someone to Carry Me: Deep Dark Canyon (2013), Lucifer (2019), The Duelist (2016), Christian Brothers (2011), Canal Street (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Deep Dark Canyon (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 90 min.
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Duration: 175 min.
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Duration: 109 min.
Story: Returning to Saint Petersburg after a long exile, the dashing Yakovlev, a retired army officer, makes a comfortable living by winning other people's duels. An enigmatic, focused, and extremely skilled professional, he leaves a trail of dead ...
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Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
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Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Chicago lawyer embraces his undying faith when his teenage son is accused of murdering a classmate.
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Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young gymnast battles a group of bank robbers at the home of her boyfriend.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
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Duration: 97 min.
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Style: suspenseful, tense, disturbing, captivating, suspense
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Duration: 111 min.
Story: Driss and Manuel both grew up on the same council estate. An estate where the sense of belonging to your patch is much stronger than the sense of belonging to a country, a nation or a culture... Manuel has assimilated this belonging, and he has even ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense
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 5.6
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.0
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Style: exciting, touching, psychological, captivating, suspense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
 327
The Gangster (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
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