Movies like After Midnight 2014

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After Midnight (2014)
 2.8
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After Midnight (2014)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When an exotic dancer is murdered at a seedy strip club, her sister Constance, a TV newscaster, goes undercover to find the killer. While working at the club, she quickly realizes that everyone is a suspect and that other dancers are being targeted. She must work fast to find the killer to seek her revenge before she becomes the next target.
Style: serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, murder, stripper, crimes, vengeance, ghost, supernatural, investigation, working undercover, amateur detective, who done it, dealing with death, deadly, rivalry, undercover, uncover truth, mystery, female nudity, psychopath, striptease, sister sister relationship, paranoia, threat, strip club, female killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa

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Most similar movies to After Midnight

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and scary films with plots about deadly, crimes, murder, mystery, investigation, serial killer and danger mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like After Midnight: Fear (1990), McBride: Dogged (2007), Assumed Killer (2013), Pendulum (2001), Megachurch Murder (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.2
 892
Fear (1990)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Psychic Ally Sheedy helps police solve murders by mentally linking with the murderer. Then she discovers a murderer with the same talent - who wants to share the fear of his victims with her!
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, bleak, scary ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, psychic, police, crimes, mystery, who done it, witnessing a crime, law enforcement, rivalry, police detective ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
McBride: Dogged (2007)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The annual LA Kennel Club Dog Show gets treated to an unexpected surprise when a backstage murder incriminates the winning canines' handler.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, legal, crimes, mystery, dedicated lawyer, legal investigation, riddles and clues, investigation, deadly, latex gloves, text message ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 3.6
 358
Assumed Killer (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Bernard Salzmann's thriller Assumed Killer tells the tale of a reporter investigating a serial killer. After she suffers an accident and becomes an amnesiac, she begins to suspect her husband may be the person responsible for the brutal slayings
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: memory loss, serial killer, murder, amateur detective, investigation, danger, media, journalism, life is a bitch, crimes, uncover truth, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.5
 339
Pendulum (2001)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The nature and lure of power: in Dallas, a councilman is on trial for corruption, the D.A. is running for the US Senate, a serial killer is slashing prostitutes, and a professor is murdered. Amanda Reeve is assigned to investigate the law-school ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, politician, lesbian, who done it, crimes, dangerous attraction, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, police investigation, psychopath, police corruption ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Megachurch Murder (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After popular and charismatic megachurch leader Hamilton Spears commits suicide, his teenage daughter Hannah's life goes off the rails. The only thing keeping her together is her new boyfriend, Oliver. When she finds evidence pointing to a ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, emotional, serious
Plot: murder, life turned upside down, society, religions or cults, investigation, clergy, amateur detective, uncover truth, love and romance, teenage life, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.4
 3K
The Pact II (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The sequel is set just weeks after Annie Barlow's deadly confrontation with the Judas Killer. In this elevated sequel, we meet June, a woman whose carefully constructed life is beginning to unravel due to lucid nightmares so awful they disturb ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious
Plot: serial killer, supernatural, deadly, ghost, danger, woman in danger, haunted house, haunted by the past, crimes
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.6
 368
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, mystery, crime, dealing with death, who done it, curses spells and rituals, crimes, deadly, religions or cults, investigation, murder, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
While the Children Sleep (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A prosperous couple find the perfect live-in nanny but soon discover she intends to do her job to deadly perfection.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: rivalry, crumbling marriage, crimes, family relations, mystery, unfulfillment, nanny, mind game, slasher, psychopath, serial killer, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 3.6
 97
Toe Tags (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: The high rent district of Valley Creek apartments, seems to be a magnet for beautiful people....those who can afford to live there. But the rent has just gone up and it is costing residents their lives.
Style: scary, realistic, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, investigation, deadly, law enforcement, mystery, crime, crimes, amateur detective, serial killer, race against time, killer, woman kills woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: mind bending, psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense
Plot: ghost, power relations, love and romance, investigation, haunted by the past, deadly, dishonesty, supernatural romance, fall in love, legal, uncover truth, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Messages Deleted (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A quivering voice begs to screenwriter, Joel Brandt, to pick up the phone on a message from his answering machine. Thinking it a prank, Joel deletes the message. The caller is found dead. Another caller leaves Joel a message; there is another ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: murder, answering machine, frame up, writer's life, crimes, protagonist as suspect, vengeance, deadly, serial killer, mystery, revenge, phone booth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Do You Like Hitchcock? (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In 1990, as a boy, Giulio was chased through the woods by two women after spying on them practicing witchcraft. Now a young film student in Turin, he watches his neighbors in the flats across from his third floor apartment, especially Sasha when ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychological
Plot: murder, voyeurism, crimes, danger, psychopath, woman in danger, investigation, supernatural ability, uncover truth, mystery, chases and races, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.2
 295
Listen (1996)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young woman thinks one of her neighbors in her apartment building is a serial killer and begins to suspect both her current boyfriend and former girlfriend of being the killer.
Style: mind bending, sexual, sexy, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, lesbian, crime, gays and lesbians, sexual relations, phone sex, breakup, vengeance, crimes, love and romance, mystery, who done it ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.1
 210
Murder Eleven (2013)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A serial killer is loose on the streets of Atlantic City. His ten victims are prostitutes, his methods are ruthless and yet his motives are unknown. Two embattled homicide detectives, Mayfield and Jesse, are in a race against time to catch this ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, mind bending
Plot: prostitute, serial killer, race against time, homicide detective, tough heroes, crimes, crime, partners against crime, mystery, law enforcement, deadly, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Curse of the Zodiac (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Genre guru Ulli Lommel (THE BOOGEYMAN, BTK KILLER) directs this horror film about the infamous Zodiac killer. Though decades have passed since the multiple murderer held the state of California hostage with fear, the mystery of his identity has ...
Style: scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, woman in danger, danger, rivalry, gory, deadly, mind game, amateur detective, journalism, police investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 517
The Hideout (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: tense, scary, mind bending, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: woman in danger, danger, supernatural, haunted by the past, investigation, haunted house, deadly, mentally unstable, starting over, murder, estate, ghost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, minnesota, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Killing Game (2011)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eve Duncan is contacted, 10 years after the disappearance and murder of her 7-year-old daughter Bonnie, by a man claiming to be her killer. Taunted by his clues about Bonnie's case and his threats to kill again, she throws herself into her ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: serial killer, deadly, track down, investigation, haunted by the past, riddles and clues, crimes, mystery, foster home, distorted voice, child abduction
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Skeletons in the Closet (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A father suspects his son to be a murderer...or is he just paranoid and trying to cover up his own past which involves his wife being killed in a fire?
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic
Plot: serial killer, murder, crime, uncover truth, life is a bitch, mysterious character, small town life, deadly, mind game, small town, psychopath, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Under the Salt (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A series of murders leads Commander Trujillo to Santa Rosa de la Sal a town close to a salt mine, where he meets Victor Zepeda - a lonely teenager who works in his father's funeral home and spends his free time making crude animated horror ...
Style: scary, realistic, rough, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, mortician, police investigation, gory, deadly, teenage life, misfit, violence spree, social misfits, crimes, who done it ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
I Dream of Murder (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Johanna is a therapist on the verge of a midlife crisis. When one of her patients is found brutally murdered, she takes it upon herself to solve the mystery. But why is this stressed-out shrink willing to risk her marriage, her career and her entire ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, murder, midlife crisis, investigation, deadly, crimes, mystery, power relations, doctors and patients, bar, nightmare, dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Mystery Woman: Snapshot (2005)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Amateur sleuth Samantha Kinsey's latest case has her trying to figure out who killed her best friend Barbara after she was left out of her family's will and every one of the family members become suspects.
Style: realistic, tense, mind bending, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, law enforcement, crimes, mystery, crime, uncover truth, deadly, couples, dishonesty, legal, estate, amateur detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Hangman's Curse (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Bullying students are becoming deathly ill after screaming the name of a legendary ghost. What's to blame? An exotic illness? An illicit drug? Or is it the supernatural? The clues are few and time is running out for the students of Rogers High ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, ghost, bullying, secret mission, urban legend, curse, spider, curses spells and rituals, mystery, psychopath, rivalry, school ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.7
 936
Cyrus (2010)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A small independent news crew investigates a series of unexplained disappearances in a small Midwestern county. They find themselves interviewing a man who possesses an all too intimate knowledge of the details of "The County Line ...
Style: rough, psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, cannibalism, tv reporter, small town, gory, deadly, media, journalism, danger, woman in danger, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 6.6
 2K
See No Evil (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In the English countryside, Sarah Rexton (Mia Farrow), recently blinded in a horse riding accident, moves in with her uncle's family and gallantly adjusts to her new condition, unaware that a killer stalks them.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, disability, investigation, on the run, serial killer, mystery, slasher, danger, amateur detective, mind game, woman in danger, psychopath ...
Time: 70s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.6
 11K
My Little Eye (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, France, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five young people apply to live in an isolated house together for six months whilst their every move is filmed by numerous cameras.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, scary, surprise ending ...
Plot: murder, isolation, mind game, vengeance, rivalry, danger, mystery, crimes, deadly, serial killer, voyeurism, slasher ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Perfect Husband: The Laci Peterson Story (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Dean Cain portrays Scott Peterson, the California man accused of murdering his 8 month pregnant wife, Laci. Based on a true story.
Style: tense, realistic, bleak, suspenseful, emotional ...
Plot: pregnancy, murder, infidelity, amateur detective, mind game, rivalry, crimes, crime, life is a bitch, mysterious character, legal investigation, legal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.9
 513
Mysteria (2011)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A once famous and now a washed-up Hollywood screenwriter fighting to finish his latest script with an unrealistic deadline. He finds himself in the center of a murder investigation involving a prominent politician's wife. The surrounding events ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: hollywood, neo noir, artists and showbiz, down on your luck, mystery, life is a bitch, writer's life, protagonist as suspect, losing-it hero, disorder, deadly, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Final Examination (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A burned out L.A. detective moves to Hawaii, where he stumbles upon a murder at a college sorority reunion.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, murder, revenge, haunted by the past, investigation, rivalry, college, vengeance, deadly, reunion, danger, resort ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.6
 42K
The Body (2012)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A woman’s body disappears mysteriously from the morgue without a trace. Police inspector Jaime Peña investigates the strange occurrence with the help of Álex Ulloa, the widower of the missing woman.
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: murder, investigation, missing person, infidelity, morgue, haunted by the past, uncover truth, crimes, love, spouse killer, adultery, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.9
 196
Ties That Bind (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hope finds herself leaving the comfort of her suburban life for New York City in order to settle the affairs of her best friend Rachel who has just been murdered. Little does she know that she is being sucked into a vortex of intrigue, where nothing ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, woman in danger, danger, intrigue, mystery, crimes, rivalry, amateur detective, investigation, dishonesty, deadly, best friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%