Movies like Kessler's Lab

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Kessler's Lab (2017)
 4.5
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Kessler's Lab (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Kessler's lab was created to run drug trials to determine what went wrong with a once popular mood stabilizing drug. Dr. Martin Kessler cloned his own daughter, who died from the drug. Once with ten test subjects, he and Dr Josephine Vanderhill are now left with only a few dying, sick clones, and one healthy placebo, Jenny. Daniel Powell runs the day to day operations and tends to the clones, administering the very drug that is killing them. When Dr. Kessler unexpectedly dies, instead of shutting down the facility, Dr Vanderhill wants to intensify the testing. She targets Jenny, and convinces Daniel to administer the pills in highly concentrated doses, sure to be fatal. Now conflicted, Daniel is determined to stop her and save the clones.
Plot: psychologist

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense and psychological films with plots about murder, chase, mentor, catastrophe, destiny, danger and dialogue mostly in Drama, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Kessler's Lab: American Violence (2017), Instinct (1999), Dead Badge (1995), Sphere (1998), The Lost Door (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
American Violence (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A psychologist interviews a death row inmate to determine whether or not a stay of execution should be granted.
Plot: death row, interview, neo-noir, psychologist, drugged, bedtime story, old couple, neo noir, torture, prison visit, stabbed to death, stabbed in the chest ...
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95%
 6.6
 30K
Instinct (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In a prison for the criminally insane, deranged anthropologist Ethan Powell is set to be examined by a bright young psychiatrist, Theo Caulder. Driven by ambition and a hunger for the truth, Caulder will eventually risk everything -- even put his ...
Style: psychological, tense, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: murder, psychologist, prison, estrangement, gorilla, doctors and patients, redemption, crimes, treatment, research, violence, insanity ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida, africa, rwanda, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 5.2
 79
Dead Badge (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Policeman Dan Sampson happens to have the same badge # as deceased policeman Manny Torres, who died while on duty. The circumstances surrounding Torres' death, officially ruled a drug overdose, become Sampson's obsession. After Sampson ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: heroin, whistleblower, coroner, policewoman killing, police, psychologist, widow, latina, tattoo, policewoman
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 6.1
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Sphere (1998)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The OSSA discovers a spacecraft thought to be at least 300 years old at the bottom of the ocean. Immediately following the discovery, they decide to send a team down to the depths of the ocean to study the space craft.They are the best of best, ...
Style: mind bending, psychological, scary, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: paranoia, psychologist, psychology, survival, ocean, danger, supernatural, first contact, ocean or sea, adventure, underwater, alien ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 4.5
 165
The Lost Door (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Obsession, sex and illusion are exposed in a series of stories.
Plot: mental institution, psychologist, insanity, sexual fantasy, erotica, obsession, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, coitus, rape, hairy vagina, male full rear nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Along Came a Spider (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a teacher kidnaps a girl from a prestigious school, homicide detective, Alex Cross takes the case and teams up with young security agent, Jezzie Flannigan in hope of finding the girl and stopping the brutal psychopath. Every second counts as ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending, scary, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, police investigation, psychologist, psychopath, crime, profiler, crimes, investigation, serial murder, ransom, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Northern Kingdom (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The lives of three disparate families are illuminated by a meteor shower on a winter night.
Plot: farm, dysfunctional family, psychology, psychologist, stepfather
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.4
 1K
Timebomb (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When someone tries to murder watchmaker Eddy Kay, the incident triggers a barrage of nightmares and flashbacks into a past that isn't his own. Fearing for his sanity, Eddy contacts psychiatrist Dr. Anna Nolmar for help. Anna thinks he's ...
Style: serious, rough, psychological, bleak, exciting ...
Plot: murder, on the run, terrorism, espionage, psychopath, memory loss, kidnapping, terminator, deadly, dishonesty, undercover, danger ...
Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Movie in collections
 5.4
 342
Perfect Prey (1998)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A former Texas Ranger is recruited by a Houston police captain to assist a homicide detective in the search for an elusive serial killer who collects antique dolls.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: serial killer, criminal psychologist, murder, obsession, mystery, chases and races, crimes, crime, police investigation, police detective, woman in danger, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.3
 237
Corn (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young woman returns home to bear an illegitimate child, and witnesses an environmental accident involving a genetically modified crop of corn. Doubted by the community she has returned to, she questions her own sanity as she tries to discover what ...
Style: serious, bleak, psychological, tense, suspenseful
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Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
I'm Not Jesus Mommy (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Kimberly will stop at nothing to have a child of her own. Recovering from cancer her possibilities seemed slim. However, the world's first successful human cloning project brings an opportunity and a son named David. Seven years after ...
Style: bleak, tense, disturbing, serious
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Astronaut's Wife (1999)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When astronaut Spencer Armacost returns to Earth after a mission that nearly cost him his life, he decides to take a desk job in order to see his beautiful wife, Jillian, more often. Gradually, Jillian notices that Spencer's personality seems ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, surprise ending, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.2
 642K
I Am Legend (2007)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Duration: 101 min.
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Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future, 21st century, year 2012, near future, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Butterfly Effect 2 (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: mind bending, serious, suspenseful, awful, bad ending ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.1
 4K
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Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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 7.8
 264K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.0
 231K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.0
 41K
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 11K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Country: USA
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Style: bleak, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.8
 114
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Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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