Movies like The Forgotten 2011

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The Forgotten (2011)
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The Forgotten (2011)
Original name: Schreie der Vergessenen
Genre: Mystery
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Swastikas were scratched into the windows of the University of Stuttgart and have caused considerable property damage. Far-right vandalism? The case is quickly closed, but the young Commissioner Bernau wants to enlighten the mysterious attack. He returns at night back to the crime scene and has an appearance that make his blood freeze! When he turns to the medium Morgana, he lifts the veil on a cruel mystery.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: university, paranormal activity, paranormal phenomena, investigator, incident, explosion, cleaning lady, ghost girl, symbol, paranormal investigation, injury, glass shard

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, psychotronic, suspense and serious films with plots about murder, investigation, paranormal phenomena, mystery, crimes, supernatural power and paranormal activity mostly in Mystery, Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Forgotten: Rorschach (2015), The Sobbing Stone (2005), The Glass Cage (1964), Paranormal Activity 3 (2011), Death Cruise (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Rorschach (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Two skeptic researchers investigate a mother's claim that an unknown presence may be trying to communicate with her 7-year-old daughter.
Style: dark, tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, investigation, paranormal phenomena, paranormal activity, danger, evil, ghost, fear, girl, found footage, paranormal, paranormal investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Sobbing Stone (2005)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Science can't explain it. No one can. A seemingly ordinary stone has been brought to the attention of four of the best paranormal experts in the world. As the hours progress, they find out why. The stone emits sounds, in no particular order, ...
Style: amateur film, christian film
Plot: preaching, philosophy, debate, rock, mob, discussion, conversation, religious conversion, sobbing, anger, blood, tape recorder ...
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The Glass Cage (1964)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two detectives investigate the murder of a local businessman by a mysterious woman.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: shooting, artist, investigation, rape, blood, gunshot, gun, evangelist, murder, zoo, merry go round, rape victim ...
Place: los angeles
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Paranormal Activity 3 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In 1988, evil begins to terrorize young sisters Katie and Kristi for the first time when an invisible entity resides in their home.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: paranormal activity, supernatural, witch, child in peril, invisibility, ghost, found footage, haunted house, evil force, terrorizing, supernatural horror, pursuit ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary, year 1988, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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Death Cruise (1974)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Several couples are notified that they have won an ocean cruise, but they actually have been lured onto a ship so that they can be murdered.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: cruise, cruise ship, murder mystery, ocean liner, posing for a photograph, doctor, ship, married couple, caribbean sea, whodunit, death, amateur detective ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Butterfly Kisses (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A filmmaker discovers a box of video tapes depicting two students' disturbing film project featuring a local horror legend, The Peeping Tom. As he sets out to prove this story is real and release it as a work of his own, he loses himself and ...
Style: suspense, mysterious, mystical, captivating, psychotronic
Plot: paranormal phenomena, paranormal investigation, found footage, handheld camera, missing person, mysticism, supernatural, supernatural horror, mysterious event, supernatural power, mystery, looking at the camera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Museum Project (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A group of students decide to base their media assignment on a local railway museum myth. However, when they trespass the premises after hours, they soon learn that some myths are more than stories.
Style: psychotronic, dark, scary, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: paranormal, evil spirit, paranormal phenomena, ghost, evil being, evil force, evil, murder, killings, violence, panic, student ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It (2021)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A chilling story of terror, murder and unknown evil that shocked even experienced real-life paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren. One of the most sensational cases from their files, it starts with a fight for the soul of a young boy, then ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, psychological, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: paranormal phenomena, exorcism, demon, psychic, supernatural power, paranormal activity, paranormal investigation, ghost, curse, supernatural, evil, characters in danger ...
Time: contemporary, year 1981
Place: usa
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Classroom 6 (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany, Brazil
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A local reporter and her assembled TV crew go into a school haunted by a horrific past. The team spends the night locked inside the building, capturing any and everything they find.
Style: dark, psychotronic, scary, bleak
Plot: paranormal phenomena, reporter, supernatural, danger, evil spirit, dark secret, paranormal, investigation, disappearance, supernatural power, secret, loss of control ...
Place: los angeles
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Torquemada's Curse (2020)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Germany, France, Finland, Spain, Italy
Plot: ruins, gun, curse, murder, ruin
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Sweet Whip (2013)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Naoko was a freshman in high school she was kidnapped and imprisoned by a man who lived next door. For one month, she went through hell. Finally, she killed the man and escaped. Now as an adult, Naoko is a doctor specializing in infertility ...
Style: suspense, psychological, rough, suspenseful
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The Nursery (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When college freshman Ranae agrees to babysit for a family with a tragic past, her run-of-the-mill Saturday night quickly turns into a confrontation with unspeakable horror. Stalked by a sinister presence and haunted by ghosts from her own past, ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, babysitting, evil spirit, paranormal activity, exorcism, evil force, danger, standoff, paranormal investigation, showdown, haunted by the past, fear ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Paranormal Adoption (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A couple loses their only child in an accident and subsequently unknowingly adopts an innocent looking little girl with paranormal powers that she uses to fulfill her twisted desires.
Plot: murder, funeral, paranormal activity, adoption, swimming pool, psychopath
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Parapsycho - Spektrum der Angst (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: West Germany, Austria
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Man kills his lovers using his psychic powers.
Style: psychotronic, anthology
Plot: omnibus, paranormal, supernatural power, telepathy, reincarnation, paranormal phenomena, extrasensory perception
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Paranormal Activity 2 (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Just as Dan and Kristi welcome a newborn baby into their home, a demonic presence begins terrorizing them, tearing apart their perfect world and turning it into an inescapable nightmare. Security cameras capture the torment, making every minute ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, psychological, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural horror, demonic possession, supernatural, ghost, found footage, paranormal activity, evil force, haunted house, graphic violence, danger, terrorizing, invisibility ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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Haunted Poland (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Poland, USA, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ewelyn and Pau are a mid twenties couple residing in the USA. Ewelyn being a Chritian and Pau an atheist. One summer, they travel to Europe, ultimately visiting Chodecz, Poland, where the girl was born. At first, things are going great; Ewelyn gets ...
Style: suspense, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, no music ...
Plot: supernatural, religious faith, paranormal phenomena, terror, ghost, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, evil, paranormal activity, supernatural power, demon, grandmother, tripod ...
Time: 2000s
Place: poland, spain
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Encounter with the Unknown (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three eerie tales based on actual events are enacted in this film. First, three college students play a prank on a geeky classmate, who is accidentally shot and killed. His vengeful mother forecasts the deaths of the three young men she holds ...
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Pornography: A Thriller (2009)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
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Carnal Innocence (2011)
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Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Jane Doe: Ties That Bind (2007)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: DNA evidence and camera footage places a corrupt CEO as the prime suspect in the murder of a company whistle-blower, but Jane Doe believes the real killer may be a twin sibling.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: whistleblower, twins, siblings relations, deadly, amateur detective, investigation, who done it, boss and employee, murder, crimes, dishonesty, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Abducted: The Carlina White Story (2012)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A baby abducted at birth and raised by the woman who took her, eventually discovers she is a missing child, reconnects with her birth parents, and struggles with choosing between her two identities.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, tense, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
While My Pretty One Sleeps (1997)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the fashion world meets the underworld, it's murder.
Style: suspenseful, rough, mind bending, realistic, serious
Plot: fashion, murder, dishonesty, mystery, crimes, journalism, danger, deadly, criminal heroes, woman in danger, crime, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Medusa (1973)
Genre: Mystery
Country: UK, Greece
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In Greece, a stewardess is murdered by a masked maniac. Suspicion falls on a drunken American playboy and a murderous gangster.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, cult film
Plot: gangsters, murder, boat, incest, intrigue, deadly, dangerous animal, crime, mystery, crimes, dishonesty, legends and myths ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
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One Must Live Dangerously (1975)
Genre: Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Richard is a private detective. He makes a good money from marital infidelity: the deceived husband and wife generously paid him for proof of their infidelity "halves"...
Plot: bathtub, stripper, stockings, female nudity
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47%
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Gunn (1967)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The madam of a floating bordello hires private eye Peter Gunn (Craig Stevens) to prove a gangster killed a crime boss.
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, gangsters, fighting crime, deadly, graphic violence, who done it, uncover truth, law enforcement, dishonesty, undercover ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Arrival of Joachim Stiller (1976)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The film tells the story of Freek Groenevelt and Simone Marijnissen whose lives are taken over by Joachim Stiller.
Plot: female nudity, sex
Place: belgium
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The Man in the Brown Suit (1989)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Agatha Christie. An American woman getting involved in a diamond theft in South Africa. Nor Poirot nor Marple.
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, realistic, serious
Plot: agatha christie, murder, cruise, deadly, danger, investigation, who done it, riddles and clues, stash, criminal heroes, mysterious character, mystery ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: south africa, egypt, england, london, cairo egypt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Midnight Blue (1997)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Shortly before he moves from New York to Los Angeles a banker visits his Atlanta branch. One evening he is propositioned, apparently by a high-class call girl. Their night of passion leaves him besotted but he is unable to find her again even with ...
Plot: panties, white panties, female nudity, twins
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Did I Kill My Mother? (2018)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman's mother is found dead in the home they both live in a year after her fathers unsolves suspicious murder. The police think the daughter may be responsible so she and her friends must prove she is innocent.
Style: captivating, suspense
Plot: police interrogation, crime scene, death of mother, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, suspect, family relations, family problems, murder investigation, parents and children, crimes, mystery ...
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Still Life: A Three Pines Mystery (2013)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Chief Inspector Armand Gamache and his team arrive in Three Pines to solve the unusual murder of a much-loved woman and find dark secrets shadowing this usually peaceful village.
Style: twists and turns, clever, tense, realistic
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