Movies like The Obsession

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The Obsession (2006)
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The Obsession (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A ballet teacher's obsession with a young student leads him to date the girl's unaware mother in order to get closer to the object of his twisted affection.
Plot: obsession, teacher student relationship, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, passion, ballet, dancing, murderer, police, stalker, ballerina, mother, stalking, murder, daughter, dating, divorced woman, audition, widower, dead wife, teenage daughter, new teacher, flashback, stabbing, planting evidence ...

Most similar movies to The Obsession

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films with plots about obsession, murder, stalker, danger, stalking, crimes and psychopath mostly in Thriller genres. Some movies like The Obsession: Stalked by My Doctor (2015), Lady Beware (1987), Secret Obsession (2019), Stalked by a Reality Star (2018), Biology 101 (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Stalked by My Doctor (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a teenage girl is miraculously saved by a heart surgeon, the doctor begins to flirt with her. Her father doesn’t believe her and unbeknownst to all, the doctor is obsessed with the girl.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: stalker, obsession, doctor patient relationship, teenager, abduction, hospital, surgeon, mother daughter relationship, internet dating, tied to a bed, breaking and entering, menopause ...
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95%
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Lady Beware (1987)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Young and good looking Katya, a window dresser for a big department store in Pittsburgh, begins a love story with a journalist, Mac Odell. She is however stalked by Jack, a married man who has a fixation with her. Jack makes Katya's life ...
Style: neo noir, serious, realistic, sexy, psychological ...
Plot: stalking, obsession, dishonesty, crime, danger, investigation, crimes, deadly, rivalry, journalism, psychopath, murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: pittsburgh, usa
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76%
Secret Obsession (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Newlywed Jennifer is brutally attacked at a dark rest stop. While healing from her injuries, she can’t recall anything from her past, including the ordeal. Her husband, Russell , is just thankful she’s alive and eager to get her home. As he ...
Style: suspense, intense, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Plot: obsession, memory loss, stalker, violence, pursuit, murder, psycho killer, deception, chase, danger, threat, investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Stalked by a Reality Star (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When teenager Kendra lies about her age to get into a Hollywood party, she meets handsome reality TV star, Brad. But when she discovers that Brad is not as charming as he seems, Kendra rejects him, only to realize that he has become obsessed with ...
Plot: fake id, teenage girl, tv host, taser, overprotective mother, mother daughter relationship, bouquet of flowers, flashback, stalker, bound and gagged, abduction, stun gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Biology 101 (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A College professor finds his life unraveling when a new student joins his class, a student who may or may not be the very subject of his darkest secret. His obsession could kill him and his family.
Plot: married, teacher, pornography, new student, stalker, close up of mouth, college, neglected wife, bare breasts, close up of eye, college professor, father daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Perfect Guy (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a painful breakup, Leah seems to meet the perfect guy. But she soon discovers his violent side that disrupts her life.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: woman in danger, fatal attraction, obsession, stalking, mind game, danger, vengeance, psychopath, couple relations, rivalry, life turned upside down, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Mother, May I Sleep with Danger? (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Laurel has the boyfriend of her dreams, Kevin. He can and will do anything for her. He is totally devoted to her but the downside is that he won't leave her alone. When she tries to get some distance he responds with aggressiveness. It finally ...
Style: suspense, tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: woman in danger, obsession, visceral, crimes of passion, paranoia, crimes, danger, love and romance, deadly, stalking, couples, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Boy Next Door (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A recently cheated on married woman falls for a younger man who has moved in next door, but their torrid affair soon takes a dangerous turn.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, sexy, serious ...
Plot: obsession, dangerous attraction, older woman younger man relationship, stalking, woman in danger, blackmail, seduction, fatal attraction, erotic thriller, psychopath, neighbor, stalker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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53%
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A Kiss Goodnight (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Advertising exec Natalie engages in a passionate, but brief, love affair with a stranger named Kurt. When Natalie returns to her boyfriend, she finds that Kurt isn't so easily dismissed.
Plot: stalker, infidelity, secretary, businesswoman, advertising executive, woman in danger, extramarital affair, adultery, murder, rejection, lawyer, sexuality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Drifter (1988)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A suspensefilled thriller about a successful single woman who, on a deserted road, picks up a mysterious hitchhiker. Once back in the city, "The Drifter" follows her every move. Every attempt to free herself of his harassment fails until ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, woman in danger, danger, crimes, best friends, crime, deadly, couples, biker, nightmare, whodunit ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Wrong Mommy (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After receiving a promotion and more responsibility at work, Melanie decides to hire Phoebe as her personal assistant. Smart and cunning, Phoebe has an ulterior motive for taking the job and a twisted plan for revenge involving Melanie's mother.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: mother daughter relationship, sociopathy, assertive woman, manipulative woman, hypocritical woman, lifestyle, ambitious woman, female antagonist, career, manipulation, villainess, female psychopath ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Kiss Daddy Goodnight (1987)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At night, baby-face Laura dresses up as a vamp and lets random guys at bars pick her up, just to drug and rob them later. But then someone starts stalking her, and a person close to her is killed.
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: stalker, murder, obsession, bar, love triangle, female protagonist
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Killer in Suburbia (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Gina and her teenage daughter Kelsey move into a new town so Kelsey can attend a better high school. It’s the start of senior year – meaning new parties to attend and new friends to make. But when Kelsey is abducted while on a date, all Gina’s ...
Style: twists and turns, psychological, heartbreaking, disturbing
Plot: missing child, family relations, uncover truth, mother love, mother daughter relationship, police, missing person, dating, mystery, family problems, disorder, dishonesty ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Stalked at 17 (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When 17 year old Angela fell for Chad, he promised to love her forever. When she got pregnant with his child, he promised to take care of them both. When she realized he was deceptive and abusive, he promised to change. When she wanted to leave, he ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: stalker, obsession, teenage life, age difference, pregnancy, family in danger, family in crisis, youth, stalking, family problems, fall in love, teenage pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Enter the Dangerous Mind (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A psychological thriller set in the world of underground dubstep, Snap is the story of Jim Whitman, a brilliant but painfully introverted musician who develops a crush on a young social worker.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: obsession, mental illness, dangerous attraction, danger, haunted by the past, stalking, composer, crimes, mentally unstable, unfulfillment, tied feet, tape over mouth
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Seduction (1982)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A beautiful newscaster is stalked and tormented by a photographer obsessed with her beauty.
Style: disturbing, psychological, sexual, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: stalking, psychopath, stalker, rivalry, danger, crimes, couples, vengeance, obsession, mentally unstable, journalism, media ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
HUSH LITTLE BABY (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Eddie's baby girl, Susan, was taken from her arms when she was put into a mental hospital for attempted murder on her baby daughter! Thirty five years down the track Eddie is released and tracks her daughter down. She enters her daughters ...
Plot: child abuse, sex crime, mental institution, assault, murderer, on the run, murder, mother daughter relationship, abuse, seduction, adoption, family relations
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46%
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The Barber (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Eugene is a small town barber, beloved by the local community, but hiding a deadly secret. John is hunting for a serial killer not to expose him but to learn the business! They form a twisted bond and turn the town upside down as Eugene teaches John ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, twists and turns
Plot: obsession, murder, mind game, serial killer, crimes, deadly, small town, investigation, hairdresser, undercover, shovel, buried alive ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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All That Divides Us (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A middle-class house in the middle of nowhere. A council estate in Sète. A mother and daughter. Two childhood friends. A vanishing. Blackmail. A clash between two worlds.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, blackmail, family, destiny, disorder, mother, friendship, parents and children, daughter, house, youth, childhood friends ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Psycho She Met Online (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When her husband is hospitalized after a car accident, EMT Karen decides to rent out their spare rooms online. All goes well until Miranda moves in. Miranda quickly infiltrates all areas of Karen’s life. When one of Karen’s renters is found ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, psychological, tense, intense
Plot: cell phone, telephone, mental illness, obsession, femme fatale, lifestyle, frame up, crimes, insanity, manipulation, graphic violence, danger ...
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43%
Inconceivable (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A mother looks to escape her abusive past by moving to a new town where she befriends another mother, who grows suspicious of her.
Style: artsy, suspense, sexy, captivating
Plot: female nudity, murder, obsession, family relations, pregnancy, child, friendship, surrogate mother, caught having sex, lesbian, nude woman murdered, bikini ...
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43%
The Perfect Stalker (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Grace Winston has HPD (Histrionic Personality Disorder) - After murdering her husband, she moves to Philadelphia and finds herself in love and obsessed with her neighbor - How to make him fall for her? She invents an imaginary stalker, and ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, serious
Plot: femme fatale, female psychopath, murder, deception, villainess, suspicion, stalker, insanity, wife murders husband, neighbor, lie, obsession ...
Place: philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Ghost Image (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a young female video editor loses her boyfriend in a car crash, she finds solace in watching video of him taken the night before he died. When he starts to communicate with her through that video, she must decide if he has broken through the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, enigmatic, realistic ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural romance, obsession, afterlife, haunted by the past, supernatural, reincarnation, isolation, dangerous attraction, couples, deadly, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: st. louis missouri
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42%
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Shady (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Because of her last name "Kumada" (bear + rice paddy) and her appearance, Misa's high school classmates call her "Pooh" disparagingly. She obviously has no friends and can only let down her guard around her pet parrot and ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, captivating, psychotronic ...
Plot: friendship, teenage girl, lie, trial, deception, missing person, transformation, cheating, mother daughter relationship, court, lesbian, dating ...
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42%
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Shadow of Fear (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a new boy is employed to work in a coffee shop, he turns out to be a schizophrenic who refuses to take his medication, and makes the life of the popular young waitress who works there a misery.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: stalking, mental illness, obsession, danger, woman in danger, crimes, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, psychopath, cafe, boy
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Killing Obsession (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Albert (John Savage) is a psychopath who, after brutally murdering a woman, becomes obsessed with her 11-year-old daughter Annie. Twenty-one years after being sent to prison for his crimes, Albert is freed over the strenuous objections of Dr. Sachs ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, dead woman on floor, psychopath, obsession, dead prostitute, stabbing, stripper, prostitution, murder of a nude woman, nudity (full frontal - brief), photograph ...
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40%
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The Husband (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Concerned her widowed mother Tracy will be lonely when she leaves for college, kind-natured Ashley secretly creates an online dating profile for her mom and meets Jared, who seems like the perfect match. When Tracy "accidentally" meets ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, mysterious, disturbing
Plot: husband wife relationship, family relations, parents and children, human nature, custody, unlikely friendships, remarry, parent getting married, unfulfillment, step parent, family life, mysterious past ...
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39%
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Impact Point (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pro Beach Volleyball star, Kelly Reyes, faces challenges everyday, fierce competitors, the press, but nothing could prepare her for him.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, rivalry, danger, murder, stalking, mind game, psychopath, obsession, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, law enforcement, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, beverly hills
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39%
Hider in the House (1989)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A deranged man hides in the attic of a new house and becomes obsessed with the unsuspecting family that moves in.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, slasher, serious, realistic
Plot: stalking, attic, infidelity, mind game, serial killer, crimes, mentally unstable, danger, couples, psychopath, deadly, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Shelter Island (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Ally Sheedy is a retired golfer turned motivational speaker. Patsy Kensit plays her lover and also works with her. There is another girl as well. There are some difficulties at work, a New York firm. So Ally decides she's going to go away for ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: island, mind game, danger, crimes, couples, woman in danger, obsession, dangerous attraction, isolation, mysterious character, stalking, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%