Movies like Das Jerusalem-Syndrom

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Das Jerusalem-Syndrom (2013)
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Das Jerusalem-Syndrom (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Israel
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young pregnant woman who lives in Jerusalem believes she is going to bring the son of God into the world. Her older sister tries to convince her to return with her to Germany. Then the young woman disappears.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: religious fanatic, messiah, strong female character, sect, sister sister relationship, pregnant woman, cult, strong female lead, psychiatrist, missing person, faith, female scientist
Place: jerusalem

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and tense films with plots about crimes, mystery, missing person, deadly, danger, murder and investigation mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Das Jerusalem-Syndrom: One of Us (2017), Helpless (2012), Non-Stop (2013), Mexico City (2000), Disappeared (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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One of Us (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young journalist goes deep undercover within a mountain commune and becomes manipulated by a duplicitous cult leader.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
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Helpless (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A woman suddenly disappears. Her fiance then sets out to find her and, in the process, uncovers layers of dark hidden secrets.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, enigmatic, realistic ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seoul, korea
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Non-Stop (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mysterious emotional thriller about a woman who, after being left at the altar, has a brief liaison with a handsome stranger on a plane which ultimately puts her – and everyone else on the flight – in terrible danger.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: airplane, mystery, danger, dangerous attraction, false identity, disappearance, theft, ritual, missing person, woman in danger, losing-it hero, sleeping pill ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Mexico City (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When her brother disappears during a brief travel layover in Mexico, Mitch begins a desperate search that will eventually lead the young divorcee into the capital city's most notorious neighborhood. But even with the aid of the American ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, talky
Plot: mystery, crimes, missing person, hotel, assassination, murder witness, bespectacled male, kidnapping, chase, photograph, police corruption, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, mexico, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Disappeared (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Harry Sands is a self made man, happily married with two children. When he learns that his daughter has gone missing in Istanbul, he flies out to find her. To Harry's horror, he discovers from Olivia's best friend, that the two of them ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, serious, realistic
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Time: contemporary
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Hunting Buddies (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Lifelong friends Layne, Riley, Dom and Jake return to their home town in Minnesota for their annual hunting trip...but this year is different. Animosity is running high and each one of them is wrestling with their own demons - the once inseparable ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, friendship, survival, buddies, escapades, wilderness, reunion, hunting, violence, disappearance, crimes, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Intruder (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tom Vansant is an emergency physician from Brussels who is desperately searching for his daughter who ran away from home and is now missing for eighteen months. He meets a girl of whom he thinks that she knows what happened to his daughter but the ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating, gloomy
Plot: missing person, loss of daughter, investigation, uncover truth, buried truth, life is a bitch, mystery, crimes, hunter, parent child relationship, village life, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brussels, belgium, europe
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48%
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Abandoned (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mary Walsh delivers boyfriend Kevin to a hospital for routine outpatient surgery. But when Mary returns to take him home, he's mysteriously vanished.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: hospital, crimes, missing person, race against time, danger, doctors and patients, uncover truth, rivalry, intrigue, confined, investigation, abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.7
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Obsession (1976)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: New Orleans businessman Michael Courtland’s life is shattered when his wife and daughter are tragically killed in a botched kidnap rescue attempt. Many years later whilst visiting Italy he meets and falls in in love with Sandra Portinari, who ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: ransom, obsession, kidnapping, crimes, dangerous attraction, mistaken identity, chase, disorder, danger, rescue, haunted by the past, missing person ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1959, 50s, year 1975 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Flirting with Danger (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A lawyer begins a sordid fling with an attractive young woman whom he slowly begins to suspect to be a serial killer of men.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.9
 391
Frozen Days (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Israel
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Meow is a young woman roaming the streets and nightclubs of Tel Aviv. She lives in empty apartments and surfs the internet chat rooms. She decides to meet Alex, her chat buddy. They plan to meet in a nightclub but a suicide bombing prevents their ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.3
 303
Between (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Nadine, a beautiful lawyer from Chicago, travels alone to Tijuana, Mexico in search of her missing sister. Her investigation presents unsettling encounters leading her on a mind-bender as she attempts to unravel the compelling truth.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: missing person, mystery, obsessive quest, mind game, crimes, riddles and clues, love affair, deadly, truth, missing sister, lawyer, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Rosewood Lane (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Radio talk show therapist Sonny Blake (Rose McGowan) moves back to her childhood home on seemingly idyllic Rosewood Lane after her alcoholic father dies. But upon arrival in the old neighborhood, Sonny discovers her neighbors are terrified of the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Seduced by Lies (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Brad Sterling arrives by yacht as a handsome dream prince, and the discrete favorite nephew and brilliant investor of his tycoon uncle Wade. Charles Colton's ingrate heiress Laura eagerly dates him and puts him in the guest-house, partially as ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.3
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Confined (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 471
Lose Your Head (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
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Legacy (2013)
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Country: UK
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Moreno and the Silence (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 2.7
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Blackwoods (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Style: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, captivating, suspense ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Echoes from the Dead (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
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Into the Arms of Strangers (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 93 min.
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Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.6
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Distortion (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
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34%
 7.1
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Unter Nachbarn (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating ...
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32%
 5.4
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Fatal Trust (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
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Fault (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.0
 995
Crazy as Hell (2002)
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Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Drama
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Duration: 90 min.
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