Movies like The Lady Vanishes 2013

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The Lady Vanishes
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Beautiful and wealthy young socialite Iris Carr is used to being at the heart of her social group, but when her friends' raucous and unsociable behaviour escalates whilst on holiday in the Balkans she resolves to seek out some tranquillity and travel home alone. But her expectations of peace are short-lived when, at the railway station, Iris wavers in the scorching heat and constant jostle of passengers, fainting suddenly on the platform. She wakes in time to be rushed onto the train, but with a pounding head and a feeling of being almost in a dream. Whilst in this malaise she is comforted by an older English lady called Miss Froy, but when Iris falls asleep she awakes to find Miss Froy has gone and her fellow passengers denying she ever existed.
Style: twists and turns, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, tense, psychological
Plot: mystery, amateur detective, mysterious character, train, investigation, missing person, romance, dishonesty, mind game, woman in danger, fall in love, crimes, danger, love and romance, fainting, train journey, old lady, missing woman, train ride, disappearance, murder investigation, fake identity, train conductor, female protagonist, world war two
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: europe
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about mystery, crimes, investigation, murder, deadly, dishonesty and mind game mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Lady Vanishes: The Nameless (1999), Whispers in the Dark (1992), I Am What I Am (1967), Fever (1999), Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Nameless
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Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
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Whispers in the Dark
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Psychiatrist Ann Hecker is ending one relationship and possibly starting an important new one, while finding that some of the sexual exploits her patients relate are weighing on her. Turning to a married friend from her research days for guidance, ...
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I Am What I Am
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 104 min.
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Fever
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Country: UK
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    User:   52%
 
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The Iris Effect
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Country: Russia, USA
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Echoes from the Dead
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
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The Conversation
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Surveillance expert Harry Caul is hired by a mysterious client's brusque aide to tail a young couple. Tracking the pair through San Francisco's Union Square, Caul and his associate Stan manage to record a cryptic conversation between them. ...
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Basic Instinct 2
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Spain, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Novelist Catherine Tramell is once again in trouble with the law, and Scotland Yard appoints psychiatrist Dr. Michael Glass to evaluate her. Though, like Detective Nick Curran before him, Glass is entranced by Tramell and lured into a seductive game.
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For Sale
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
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Edge of Darkness
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Country: UK
Duration: 317 min.
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Time: 20th century, 90s
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, surprise ending, serious ...
Plot: obsession, chase, kidnapping, guilt, vengeance, missing person, twists & turns, ransom, storytelling, greed, crimes, stylish ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1975, year 1959, 1950s
Place: europe, usa, new orleans, italy, los angeles ...
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System:   40%
    User:   44%
 
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Blind Terror
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After marrying a handsome man she barely knows, a woman experiences threatening calls and violent attacks from a mysterious woman who claims to be her new husband's former lover.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: domestic disturbance, mystery, stalking, crimes, danger, deadly, couples, private detective, dangerous attraction, infidelity, woman in danger, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois
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Agatha
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, clever, mind bending ...
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Place: england, europe
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    User:   35%
 
An Occasional Hell
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A former policeman-turned college professor of forensics, is asked by a widow to solve the murder of her unfaithful husband and the disappearance of his mistress who may have been linked to some drug dealers.
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   41%
 
The Murder Room
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The lease on the Dupayne Museum is almost up and under the terms of their father's will, all three of the Dupayne children must agree to continue or the museum is to close. Neville Dupayne is dead set against continuing the museum when the ...
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The Scare Hole
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    User:   41%
 
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