Movies like The Lady Vanishes 2013

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The Lady Vanishes (2013)
 6.1
 1K
The Lady Vanishes (2013)
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, realistic, suspenseful, mind bending, tense, psychological
Plot: missing person, amateur detective, mystery, train, mysterious character, investigation, romance, dishonesty, mind game, woman in danger, fall in love, crimes, danger, love and romance, fainting, murder investigation, female protagonist, disappearance, fake identity, train ride, missing woman, world war two, train conductor, old lady, train journey
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: europe

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Most similar movies to The Lady Vanishes

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and tense films with plots about crimes, mystery, murder, deadly, investigation, dishonesty and uncover truth mostly in Mystery, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Lady Vanishes: Fever (1999), The Iris Effect (2005), Tangled (2001), Jericho Mansions (2003), The Dead Will Tell (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.1
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Fever (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A struggling artist is implicated in a string of macabre murders.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, mentally unstable, mysterious character, urban, crime, protagonist as suspect, manipulations, mind game, mystery, addiction, mental illness, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Iris Effect (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, Dr. Sarah Hathaway hired private eyes trying to find her missing son, the painter Thomas, who ran away from their home ten years ago after a quarrel with her. She finds a clue in a catalog of a panting exhibition in San Petersburg ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, psychological
Plot: mystery, amateur detective, mentally unstable, investigation, mind game, parents and children, haunted by the past, missing child, missing person, estrangement, crimes, private detective ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, russia, usa, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 5.7
 2K
Tangled (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young man is found bruised, beaten and stumbling down a secluded road. As the police try to piece together what happened, the convoluted relationship between a young woman and her two suitors gradually emerges.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological ...
Plot: love triangle, investigation, obsession, mystery, amateur detective, hospital, mysterious character, disappearance, underwear, manipulations, mind game, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Jericho Mansions (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A murder in an old apartment building leads the superintendent to suspect everyone, and eventually himself, of the murder.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological
Plot: amateur detective, mysterious character, crime, protagonist as suspect, mystery, investigation, legal investigation, manipulations, mind game, uncover truth, memory loss, murder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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The Dead Will Tell (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Emily Parker is haunted by visions of a woman from the past soon after receiving an antique engagement ring from her fiancé.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, tense, psychological
Plot: ghost, dedicated lawyer, mystery, mysterious character, supernatural romance, afterlife, haunted by the past, crimes, legal, supernatural, investigation, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.3
 2K
The Riddle (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A journalist investigates a series of murders that follows the discovery of an unpublished novel by Charles Dickens in the cellar of an old Thames-side-pub.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, clever, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, amateur detective, journalism, mystery, riddles and clues, crimes, supernatural ability, deadly, law enforcement, psychological thriller, suicide by drowning ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.2
 2K
Riddle (2013)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Holly & Nathan Teller live in a small town in Pennsylvania. Holly is on the cheerleading team and has a close relationship with her younger brother Nathan, who is subjected to bullying at school. Nathan is taken for a car ride one day by ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: missing person, small town, mystery, amateur detective, investigation, mental institution, uncover truth, small town life, under the surface, crimes, riddles and clues, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.3
 3K
Agatha (1979)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In real life, mystery writer Agatha Christie disappeared for 11 days in December 1926. To this day, no one knows the details of what she did during that time. The film gives a fictional account of Christie's time away, showing her as a woman ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, clever, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: disappearance, mystery writer, missing person, electric chair, private detective, mystery, writer's life, wife husband relationship, journalist, historical figure, spa, investigation ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Shock Treatment (1964)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A private investigator endures the rigors of an insane asylum in order to locate $1 million in stolen loot.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: shock treatment, murder, amateur detective, mental institution, mystery, hidden identity, investigation, cons and scams, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.9
 7K
The Nameless (1999)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The mutilated body of a six year old girl is found in a water hole. The girl is identified as the missing daughter of Claudia. However, only two peices of evidence could be used to identify her; a bracelet with her name on it near the crime scene, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, realistic, tense ...
Plot: perversion, stockholm syndrome, pain, murder, corruption, torture, good versus evil, amateur detective, gory, investigation, parent child relationship, snuff ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.2
 295
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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: afterlife, missing person, mystery, mind game, obsessive quest, couple relations, love affair, riddles and clues, crimes, deadly, life is a bitch, limbo ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.1
 5K
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: hospital, missing person, investigation, doctors and patients, danger, dishonesty, intrigue, race against time, uncover truth, kidnapping, woman in danger, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Hart to Hart: Harts in High Season (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: One of the final entries in the series of romantic suspense adventures takes Jennifer and Jonathan Hart off to Sydney, Australia, where they plan to purchase a wildlife reserve from Jennifer’s old flame, the handsome and mysterious Elliott ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, crime, mystery, protagonist as suspect, false accusation, missing person, romance, righting the wronged, crimes, supportive spouse, investigation, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.4
 326
Stunts (1977)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a stunt man dies while he is involved in the making of a motion picture, his brother takes his place in order to find out what really happened.
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, tense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: best friends, murder, filmmaking, danger, mystery, partners against crime, serial killer, investigation, crimes, deadly, amateur detective, journalism ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Girl Hunters (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mickey Spillane plays his own creation, street-thug-turned-PI Mike Hammer, in this 1963 adaptation of his novel. The film opens with Hammer on the downside of a years-long bender, scooped out of the gutter by a bitter cop intent on prying ...
Style: bleak, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: espionage, missing person, columnist, crime, private detective, neo noir, investigation, mystery, crimes, dishonesty, intrigue, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Death Walks at Midnight (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Valentina, a beautiful fashion model, takes an experimental drug as part of a scientific experiment. While influenced by the drug, Valentina has a vision of a young woman being brutally murdered with a viciously spiked glove. It turns out that a ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: woman in danger, murder, drugs/alcohol, gory, crimes, whodunit, urban, danger, deadly, mystery, serial killer, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.4
 292
Blind Terror (2001)
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: mystery, domestic disturbance, stalking, crimes, danger, deadly, couples, private detective, dangerous attraction, infidelity, woman in danger, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.7
 419
I Am What I Am (1967)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Bernard meets Jane in a Night Club, in London, and he likes her. Her father was killed in a car accident, but Jane thinks he has been killed because he was blackmailed for a picture of his second wife, Jane's mother in law. In the same Night ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, sexual, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: blackmailer, murder, voyeurism, couples, on the run, uncover truth, crimes, mystery, danger, investigation, who done it, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Treacherous Beauties (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A female photographer hears that her brother has been shot dead at a horse rearing farm. She decides to go there herself and uncovers a murky conspiracy.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
Plot: farm, murder, crimes, crime, deadly, mystery, dishonesty, romance, journalism, manipulations, mind game, uncover truth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Love Thy Neighbor (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Plagued by flashbacks of a violent home invasion, Laura Benson is on the brink of a nervous breakdown. Looking for a fresh start, she and her husband sell their house and relocate to a seemingly idyllic gated community. But, little do the Bensons ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, psychological
Plot: stalking, amateur detective, suburbs, mentally unstable, crumbling marriage, mind game, obsession, family in danger, murder, voyeurism, woman in danger, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.8
 311K
The Game (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In honor of his birthday, San Francisco banker Nicholas Van Orton, a financial genius and a coldhearted loner, receives an unusual present from his younger brother, Conrad -- a gift certificate to play a unique kind of game. In nearly a nanosecond, ...
Style: psychological, surprise ending, suspenseful, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Plot: mind game, life turned upside down, uncover truth, mystery, disorder, manipulation, neo noir, businessman, birthday, surveillance, scheme, on the run ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.7
 613
View of Terror (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On the face of it Celeste seems to have it all - a successful career, a handsome boyfriend and a luxurious new apartment with a breathtaking view of the city. However, Celeste's dream life becomes a nightmare when she's targeted by a ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: stalking, mystery, danger, mysterious character, woman in danger, crimes, photograph, sex scene, kissing, stalker, telescope, black panties ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.8
 527
Paper Mask (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A lowly hospital orderly impersonates a recently deceased doctor and goes to work in the busy ER of a small hospital where he meets and befriends a nurse who slowly figures out his secret and helps him maintain his charade.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: hospital, hidden identity, mysterious character, protagonist as suspect, investigation, mind game, race against time, dangerous attraction, doctors and patients, murder, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Whispers in the Dark (1992)
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, ...
Style: gloomy, erotic, sexual, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychiatrist, erotic thriller, sex, female protagonist, investigation, crime, crimes, danger, serial killer, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Woman in White (1997)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Based upon Wilkie Collins Victorian mystery, the gothic tale tells of a pair of half sisters whose lives end up caught in a grand conspiracy revolving around a mentally ill woman dressed in white. As the story unfolds, murder, love, marriage, and ...
Style: psychological, gloomy, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, ghost, mysterious character, manipulations, uncover truth, couple relations, infidelity, rich and poor, social differences, siblings relations, love and romance, society ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.3
 377
Extramarital (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An aspiring writer gets involved in the investigation of her best friend after she is killed while having an affair.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexual, tense
Plot: investigation, journalism, infidelity, murder, protagonist as suspect, manipulations, mystery, dangerous attraction, love affair, love triangle, sexual relations, who done it ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.1
 749K
Gone Girl (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.
Style: psychological, tense, surprise ending, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: missing person, police investigation, mystery, disappearance, missing wife, manipulation, investigation, mind game, infidelity, protagonist as suspect, femme fatale, murder suspect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, year 2012
Place: missouri, usa, st. louis missouri, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
I'll Be Seeing You (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman finds out she has a half sister when he father disappears and her half sister turns up dead.
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: uncover truth, crime, murder, mystery, crimes, life is a bitch, stalking, haunted by the past, missing person, mistaken identity, riddles and clues, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Stratosphere Girl (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Netherlands, Switzerland, UK, Italy, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this imaginative independent drama, Angela (Chloé Winkel) is a French art student living in Germany who loves to draw comics and creates elaborate tales drawn in a soft and romantic style. One night, Angela meets Yamamoto (Jon Yang), a club DJ ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, mind bending, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: nightclub, love affair, murder, mystery, crimes, immigrants, innocence lost, danger, love and romance, drawing, teenage sex, hostess ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.6
 439
Fourth Story (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Romance, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Valerie's husband Darryl leaves for work as usual, but never returns. She hires private eye Shepard to find him. Soon he discovers that David had a second identity and obviously doesn't want to be found. But since Shepard is strongly ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: private detective, investigation, missing person, amateur detective, mystery, femme fatale, hidden identity, romance, protagonist as suspect, manipulations, switching roles, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%