Movies like Troubled Waters

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Troubled Waters (2006)
 5.0
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Troubled Waters (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Intrepid FBI agent Beck, assigned to solve the case of a multimillionaire couple's missing daughter. As clues begin to reveal themselves, Beck draws an explosive line connecting the kidnapper and the girl's mother -- and brings to light their dark, disturbing secret. Racing against the clock, the determined agent must discover the real reason for the abduction and save the child's life.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, suspense
Plot: kidnapping, crimes, special agents, riddles and clues, supernatural, investigation, confined, missing child, supernatural ability, crime, infidelity, danger, chases and races, who done it, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, race against time, fbi, betrayal, female protagonist, adultery, murder, clairvoyant, ransom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Troubled Waters

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films with plots about crimes, deadly, danger, law enforcement, murder, chases and races and crime mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Troubled Waters: Beyond (2012), Endure (2010), From the Inside (2010), For Elise (2012), Protection (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.8
 1K
Beyond (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A detective teams with a tabloid psychic to track down a missing child.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious
Plot: reluctant partners, crimes, supernatural ability, kidnapping, law enforcement, family problems, partners, crime, danger, missing child, police detective, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.2
 845
Endure (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After a shocking photo of a young woman is found inside the twisted metal of a fatal car crash, veteran detective Emory Lloyd must risk everything to identify and find the woman before it's too late.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: police detective, kidnapping, swamp, partners, race against time, woman in danger, danger, police investigation, law enforcement, deadly, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
From the Inside (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Alone in their isolated home where no cars pass and no one lives nearby, Vincent and Tally suffer together in a loveless marriage. But what they don't know is that they are not as alone as they think -- a criminal and his psychotic brother are ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious
Plot: murder, deadly, dishonesty, crime gone awry, danger, rivalry, crimes, murderous pair, cons and scams, kidnapping, money, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.2
 712
For Elise (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A young college is responsible for the care of an innocent little girl, but soon all he knows give a twist that will endanger his own life. All begin when crossing under the floor of the third floor to the left, a road without knowing directly the ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, scary, realistic ...
Plot: deadly, mentally unstable, psychopath, survival, kidnapping, mentally challenged, track down, chases and races, danger, isolation, race against time, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 374
Protection (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A mobster moves to a new town as a protected witness and tries to start over, only to find he can't escape his old ways
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: witnessing a crime, small town, starting over, tough heroes, rivalry, chase, crimes, criminal's revenge, crime, going straight, criminal heroes, special agents ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.8
 157
Telling Lies (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The morning after the night before, a rapid spiral of disastrous telephone calls chart the certain ruin of young Phil's day as he attempts to fib his way out of one scrape after another. Told entirely in animated captions.
Style: psychological, rough, mind bending, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: rivalry, infidelity, hidden identity, legal, murder, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, couples, mystery, legal investigation, who done it ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.7
 373
The Lost Angel (2005)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Story: Slight off-balance police inspector Palmer (Alison Eastwood) works with Father Brian (Judd Nelson) to solve for a religion-based killer, while she deals with her teen-aged goth sister.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, serious, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, dealing with death, who done it, crime, murder, investigation, mystery, curses spells and rituals, danger, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.7
 74
Nexus (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Holly is a struggling singer whose life is torn apart when she loses custody of her daughter, Chloe. When she travels to her soon to be ex-husbands estate in the country, for a weekend visit with Chloe, she is shocked to discover that he is missing. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: gun, life is a bitch, protagonist as suspect, chases and races, crimes, parents and children, uncover truth, betrayal, on the run, false accusation, frame up, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
The Mark of the Angels - Miserere (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Paris, December. A conductor of a choir is found mysteriously murdered, with burst eardrums. Lionel Kasdan, a police inspertor the verge of retirement, and Frank Salek, an official of Interpol, embark together on a hunt for the killer, and also to a ...
Style: bleak, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, interpol, law enforcement, riddles and clues, danger, society, kidnapping, investigation, partners against crime, religions or cults, deadly, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.5
 200
Presumed Dead (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A famous crime novelist's protigie disappears before the release of author's first new book in years. Is the seeming crime an elaborate publicity stunt, or was this author so desperate for material that he created his own sinister ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: mind game, investigation, police detective, murder, missing person, woman in danger, danger, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty, rivalry, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.8
 2K
Uncovered (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, Spain, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: While restoring a fifteenth-century painting Julia reveals a hidden Latin phrase. A series of murders begin to rock her small world of art experts, patrons and restorers, and she finds that the mystery of the painting is interwoven with the mystery ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: chess, murder, danger, uncover truth, mind game, investigation, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, prostitute, amateur detective, race against time ...
Time: middle ages
Place: barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
No Rest for the Wicked (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Madrid, the beginning of the century. One day, the police inspector Santos Trinidad coming home very drunk, is involved in a triple murder. But there is a witness who managed to escape and that could incriminate him. Santos undertakes an ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, mind bending, bleak ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, law enforcement, dishonesty, danger, chases and races, crime, crimes, prostitute, deadly, terrorism, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.2
 537
The Last Stop (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of quircky, snow bound, strangers discover there are killers amongst them.
Style: psychological, rough, serious, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, siblings relations, confined, beach, slasher, isolation, danger, chases and races, escapades, investigation, gory, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Kidnapping of the President (1980)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A South American quasi-revolutionary/guerilla/terrorist and a misled, admiring girl compatriot manage to kidnap the U.S. President during a diplomatic visit to Toronto. With a nondescript armored truck, crudely yet somehow elaborately rigged with ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, armored car, race against time, rescue, head of state, danger, law enforcement, crimes, secret agents, hostage, explosive ...
Time: 70s
Place: canada, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.0
 575
The Collector (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Une policière, Maud Graham, suit un tueur en série qui agresse des femmes. En même temps, elle héberge un jeune prostitué et un fugueur de 12 ans. L'action se déroule dans la ville et capitale de la province du même nom, Québec.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, kidnapping, pedophilia, mind game, police detective, who done it, riddles and clues, crimes, life is a bitch, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.0
 135
Good Chemistry (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After picking up an alluring woman,Toby, a gifted chemist slumming as a high school teacher, is kidnapped by her violent boyfriend and ordered to use his skills to create methamphetamine for a group of drug traffickers. When Toby refuses, his ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: kidnapping, murder, drug abuse, frame up, crimes, cons and scams, crime, confined, on the run, farm, drug dealing, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.4
 121
Blind Heat (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An industrialist's wife is kidnapped and held for ransom.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, escapades, heroes, rivalry, disorder, crime gone awry, race against time, danger, crimes, chases and races, hostages, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Ignorance of Blood (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Javier Falcón, Chief of the Sevilla Homicide Division, must solve two different cases in a short time. In the first case he is personally involved. An old friend of his infiltrated an Islamic terrorist cell and now the group is trying to recruit ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, captivating, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, danger, crimes, crime, terrorism, police investigation, law enforcement
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 153
Twin Sisters (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman flies from Los Angeles to Montreal to investigate the supposed death of her identical twin. What she finds out could get her killed.
Style: realistic, serious, mind bending, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, disorder, strong sexual content, investigation, hidden identity, danger, twins, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, amateur detective, undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.5
 2K
Ritual (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A father on vacation wakes up separated from his family and races through the woods to find them.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: murder, chase, in the woods, forceful separation, memory loss, riddles and clues, crimes, uninvited guest, race against time, danger, deadly, lethal injection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Skulls III (2004)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young college co-ed tries joining the elite, all-male, secret society, the Skulls, and in so doing, she uncovers some unscrupulous methods used by some of the members to get what they want.
Style: serious, bleak, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: college, murder, youth, woman in danger, investigation, rivalry, social differences, mind game, dishonesty, deadly, betrayal, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.7
 419
Final Move (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The LA police are baffled: someone is killing people who have been found innocent of violent crimes. At the crime scenes, DNA evidence and clues linked to chess point to a suspect who's dead, recently executed for murders with a similar M.O. ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: electric chair, murder, amateur detective, woman in danger, danger, stalking, rivalry, psychopath, false accusation, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.9
 688
Junkyard Dog (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A gritty psychological-horror-thriller that delves the demented mind of a cannibalistic serial rapist who kidnaps his tenth victim in as many months on Halloween night.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, scary, rough, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, slasher, crimes, chases and races, special agents, confined, law enforcement, deadly, danger, captivity, cannibal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 11K
The Flock (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This film is about a hyper-vigilant employee of the department of public safety who, while training his young female replacement, has to track down a missing girl who he is convinced is connected to a paroled sex offender he is investigating.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: investigation, kidnapping, law enforcement, obsession, race against time, murder, missing person, danger, track down, crimes, special agents, couples ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Lethal Eviction (2005)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A first time landlord purchases a run-down, rent-controlled apartment building in hopes of making a solid investment. Everything seems to be going smoothly until, one by one, the tenants begin to meet strange, untimely gruesome deaths.
Style: realistic, scary, suspenseful, mind bending, bleak ...
Plot: twins, murder, law enforcement, deadly, mystery, crimes, crime, investigation, danger, dual identity, landlord, pistol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.7
 414
Layover (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An airport affair of a business man turns into a nightmare when it turns out that the woman is married to a dangerous jewelry dealer.
Style: suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, suspense, tense
Plot: infidelity, dangerous attraction, manipulations, danger, femme fatale, dishonesty, love affair, frame up, airport, murder, husband wife relationship, airplane ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Cries in the Dark (2006)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Detective Carrie Macklin and her little sister Elle had always been the closest of friends. But when Elle goes missing after a run-in with a relocated sex offender, it is up to Carrie to find her little sister...who is nine months pregnant. Carrie ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: murder, police detective, missing child, police investigation, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, infidelity, vengeance, psychopath, missing person ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 862
Tough Luck (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A tense and intricate web of deceit and betrayal entangles Archie, a wandering grifter who is hired by a traveling carnival owner to murder his beautiful wife.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crime gone awry, manhunt, frame up, betrayal, cons and scams, femme fatale, dishonesty, law enforcement, hitman, crimes, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Wild Card (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young, beautiful wife cheating on her rich, older husband amidst the neon lights of Las Vegas. Four men hired to do a job, but there is a traitor in their midst. Adultery, betrayal, kidnapping and murder lead to the ultimate double cross and no ...
Style: rough, serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, disorder, tough heroes, confined, crimes, criminal heroes, crumbling marriage, crime, gangsters, hostages, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.5
 345
Fear of Water (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Rosalie Richard is found raped and dead at the foot of a cliff. This gruesome murder is the first ever in the Magdalen Islands. Her death will radically change the orderly life of Sergeant André Surprenant.
Style: serious, rough, thought provoking, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, army investigation, military, life is a bitch, who done it, parents and children, legal investigation, crumbling marriage, crimes, missing child, police investigation, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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