Movies like Hidden 2009

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Hidden (2009)
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Hidden (2009)
Original name: Skjult
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Painful memories arise when Kai Koss inherits his dead mother's house and goes back to his childhood home after 19 years.
Style: psychological, scary, mind bending, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic, cult film
Plot: house, dead mother, life is a bitch, mental illness, homecoming, crimes, family relations, parents and children, family problems, haunted by the past, death in the family, deadly, forest, in the woods, graphic violence, profanity, teenager, dog, sniper, hotel, doll, torture, fog, mother, little red riding hood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, norway

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Most similar movies to Hidden

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and realistic films with plots about deadly, danger, crimes, family relations, parents and children, haunted by the past and family problems mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Hidden: The Monitor (2011), Heart of Midnight (1988), 13 Curses (2002), Not Forgotten (2009), The Stepdaughter (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Monitor (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Norway, Germany, Sweden
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After escaping an abusive husband, Anna and her 8 year old son move to a secret location in a giant apartment building. Terrified that her ex-husband will find them she buys a baby monitor to keep in her son's room at all times. But strange ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary, tense ...
Plot: delusion, haunted by the past, social worker, family relations, single parent, danger, deadly, mother son relationship, murder, overprotective mother, child in peril, social services ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Heart of Midnight (1988)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman who is getting back on her feet after a mental breakdown, Carol Rivers discovers that her late uncle has left her a rundown nightclub. Carol decides to renovate the venue, but, in the process, uncovers dark secrets about the club and ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: nightclub, police, mental illness, haunted by the past, family problems, mentally unstable, life is a bitch, female protagonist, rape, hallucination, battles, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.0
 418
13 Curses (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain, Portugal
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jacobo is a young sculptor that returns to native city, Santiago of Compostela, to see his mother, locked up a psychiatric hospital for to kill to her husband, when he believed she dead years ago. To their arrival, visions of Mateo, his dead father ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: missing person, deadly, family problems, homecoming, parents and children, danger, mental illness, supernatural, crimes, family in crisis, family life, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Not Forgotten (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in a Tex-Mex border town, Not Forgotten is a classic psychological thriller about Jack and Amaya Bishop, a couple who must come to terms with their tortured pasts in order to save their kidnapped daughter. It is a tale taut with intrigue and ...
Style: scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns
Plot: abduction, strip club, parents and children, uncover truth, danger, investigation, couple relations, missing child, family problems, secret place, supernatural, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Stepdaughter (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After a childhood spent going from one abusive foster home to the next, Susan seeks revenge on the mother who abandoned her. Susan's search leads her to a ranch where her long-lost sister begins to suspect the beautiful drifter isn't who ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary
Plot: family relations, psychopath, female killer, life turned upside down, haunted by the past, parents and children, rivalry, deadly, crimes, adoption, farm, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Haunting of Helena (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After a divorce, Sophia moves to the south of Italy with her daughter, Helena. Their new home, an apartment within an austere building of the fascist age, is a chance for them to start a new life. But inside an old storage room hides a mysterious ...
Style: scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: parents and children, single parent, supernatural, deadly, family relations, ghost, danger, haunted house, gory, graphic violence, child in peril
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
When I Was Alive (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Musical, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After losing his job and the end of his marriage, Júnior returns to his father's house. But that is not his childhood house anymore. His old room has been rented by a young woman and the place feels unwelcome and oppressive. Júnior develops ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, psychological, scary
Plot: mystery, haunted by the past, supernatural, obsession, family problems, family relations, losing-it hero, parents and children, danger, homecoming, indoor
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
They're Watching Us (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Horror
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Norberto Lopez Amado's They're Watching Us is about a cop who becomes obsessed with a case. Juan (Carmelo Gomez) is ordered to head up an investigation concerning a businessman who has been missing for almost three years. The officer who ...
Style: serious, mind bending, scary, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: missing person, police investigation, family relations, police detective, uncover truth, supernatural, crimes, law enforcement, ghost, deadly, danger, mental institution ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Afflicted (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A story of incomprehensible abuse delivered by an explosively violent mother of four. Journey through the mind of a child that experiences a living hell, defined and defended by the twisted religious beliefs of her mother (imdb.com)
Style: rough, disturbing, realistic, serious, scary ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, child abuse, parents and children, life is a bitch, mentally unstable, domestic disturbance, deadly, danger, family problems, crimes, siblings relations, beating with a belt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.1
 5K
Dark Woods (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The crew of the TV show "Real TV" with controlling boss Gunnar on the front line will soon begin production of a reality show for which participants are selected to survive in the wilderness. Gunnar has gathered a production team of four ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, cult film, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: wilderness, tv crew, psychopath, survival, isolation, deadly creature, deadly, supernatural, danger, gory, in the woods, cabin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.7
 2K
Acacia (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A Korean horror film about an adopted young boy with a strange link to an old, dead acacia tree. As the boy settles in to his new home, the tree comes to life. When the family who adopted him becomes pregnant, he is to go back to the orphanage, and ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, tense ...
Plot: orphan, supernatural, family relations, haunted by the past, mystery, ghost, danger, supernatural ability, adoption, parents and children, obsession, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
In Their Sleep (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Sarah's life is in pieces after the brutal death of her 18 year-old son. One night, her car accidentally hits Arthur, a young man the same age as her boy who is running from a burglar. Sarah sympathizes with him and takes him in, only to be ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, twists and turns, rough, realistic ...
Plot: haunted by the past, psychopath, danger, crimes, home invasion, deadly, woman in danger, chases and races, stalking, chase, murder, death of son ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Birdemic: Shock and Terror (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A platoon of eagles and vultures attacks the residents of a small town. Many people die. It's not known what caused the flying menace to attack. Two people manage to fight back, but will they survive Birdemic?
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, surreal, scary, psychological ...
Plot: bird attack, confined, danger, deadly, survival, small town, small town life, parents and children, chaos and mayhem, couples, family relations, evacuation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.7
 7K
Dementia 13 (1963)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When her husband John has a heart attack while out in a rowboat on the lake, Louise Haloran throws his body overboard and later tells the family that he has left on an urgent business trip. Her main concern is that she can only inherit a part of the ...
Style: suspenseful, slasher, psychological, scary, suspense ...
Plot: axe, serial killer, heart attack, pond, ceremony, murder, crimes, danger, family problems, parents and children, haunted by the past, castle ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Ubaldo Terzani Horror Show (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Alessio Rinaldi, a 25-year-old director, gets the charge from a producer to write the script of his first movie with Ubaldo Terzani, a well-known writer of horror novels. Alessio moves into Terzani's house to start this collaboration, and a ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, scary, mind bending, psychological ...
Plot: mentally unstable, deadly, couples, gory, dismembered body, female nudity, black panties, hack saw, breasts, 25 year old, meat cleaver, dead woman on bed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.6
 656
Sick Boy (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sick Boy stars Skye McCole Bartusiak as Lucy, a young woman who steps in for a friend to take a job babysitting a young boy confined to his room due to a mysterious illness. Lucy begins to suspect the child’s mother, played by horror legend Debbie ...
Style: tense, serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: woman in danger, child illness, danger, confined, deadly, parents and children, family problems, violence, murder, family relations, domestic disturbance, evil
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Soft for Digging (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A man wanders into the woods in search of his cat and witnesses a murder
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: murder, danger, crimes, isolation, deadly, witness, afterlife, ghost, haunted by the past, excavation, very little dialogue, corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.0
 3K
Shiver (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Santi, a young high-school student with a serious physical reaction to sunlight, is forced by his health to move with his single mother to a shadowy, isolated village in the mountains of Spain where the inhabitants begin to reveal themselves as ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: village, protagonist as suspect, uncover truth, murder, gory, deadly, crimes, life is a bitch, teenage boy, high school, mother son relationship, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 5.9
 421
Echo (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A divorced policeman loses custody of his young son, only to kidnap his boy and retreat to a remote cottage, where his plan soon turns into a nightmare.
Style: psychological, scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: missing child, danger, family problems, mental illness, parents and children, countryside, child as adult, kidnapping, child illness, custody, friendship, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Disappeared (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Following the disappearance of his younger brother Tom, Matthew Ryan tries to put his life and sanity back together. However the past keeps coming back to haunt him.
Style: psychological, serious, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Plot: missing person, haunted by the past, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, destiny, crimes, religions or cults, brother, disappearance, working class, abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Cold Prey III (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Takes place in the '80s where a group of teenagers go to visit an abandoned hotel, only to find themselves hunted by a psychotic killer through the Norwegian woods.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: killer, psychopath, friends, graphic violence, danger, deadly, serial killer, escapades, cruelty, buddies, profanity, in the woods ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Breaking at the Edge (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A pregnant woman fears for her unborn child's life if she doesn't avenge a supernatural entity.
Style: serious, scary, tense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: pregnancy, couples, couple relations, mental illness, losing-it hero, mentally unstable, female protagonist, pregnant wife, profanity, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.2
 494
Don't Hang Up (1974)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A dutiful grand-daughter goes home to take care of her elderly grandmother. Once there, she finds herself trapped inside the house with a homicidal maniac.
Style: cult film, suspenseful, psychological, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: stalking, murder, granddaughter, grandmother, danger, psychopath, family problems, homecoming, woman in danger, golden years, mystery, deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Sin-de-rel-la (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Though having never once in her life seen her father, Hyun-soo has never felt his absense, as there is a perfect mother for her. Her mother is also a renowned plastic surgeon, so she is never lonely, surrounded by girls who want beauty consultations ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, darkroom, mystery, obsession, legends and myths, family relations, family problems, deadly, supernatural, nightmare, murder, swimming pool ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.7
 1K
Dark Mirror (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story about a photographer who moves her family into a home filled with mirrors which seem to reflect a different reality.
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, mind bending
Plot: mental illness, danger, haunted house, mentally unstable, ghost, curses spells and rituals, stalking, woman in danger, deadly, zombie, supernatural, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.6
 1K
Knife Edge (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A successful Wall Street trader returns to England with her new husband and five-year-old son, but their new start together turns into a nightmare when they move into a country house which contains a terrible secret.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, gory, psychopath, couples, stalking, crimes, mind game, deadly, danger, uncover truth, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.6
 347
True True Lie (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After 12 years in an asylum, as she is reunited with friends and family, Dana begins to realize the events that led to her stay there may not have been imaginary.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: murder, mind game, woman in danger, haunted by the past, mental illness, teenage life, youth, crimes, best friends, supernatural, deadly, mentally unstable ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.2
 1K
Detour (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Driving back to Norway, Lina and Martin reach a roadblock where a policeman tells them to take a detour deep into the Swedish forest. But soon one creepy incident after another leaves them stranded in the dark woods and everything seems much too ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, slasher ...
Plot: isolation, danger, survival, blood, out of the way, deadly, deathtrap, escapades, in the woods, stranded, video surveillance, forest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Shattered Lives (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Her fears and inability to cope with the harsh realities of life becoming so intense that they manifest themselves in an altered state of reality, a schizophrenic girl begins taking orders from a pair of clown dolls who instruct her to murder her ...
Style: psychological, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: mental illness, murder, split personality, danger, deadly, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, family problems, youth, doll, hallucination, mischievous children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.2
 327
Harm's Way (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Darlene and her daughter Victoria seek refuge at a remote rural safe house for abused women that's run by the strict and tough, but folksy and supportive Bea. Things turn sour when Bea proves to be a total lunatic with an especially dangerous ...
Style: rough, disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: psychopath, mental illness, false accusation, woman in danger, youth, danger, deadly, on the run, supernatural, parents and children, who done it, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%