Movies like The Chrysalis

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The Chrysalis (2012)
 5.4
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The Chrysalis (2012)
Original name: Nü yong
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 2013 Chinese horror film directed by Qiu Chuji
Plot: identity, romance, motorcycle, violence, memory loss, kidnapping, surgery, doctor, chinese, amnesia, memory, lightning, nurse, blood, wedding, electrocution, surgeon, scalpel, helmet, asian, latex gloves, motorcycle helmet, false memory, nurse uniform, surgical gown ...

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Most similar movies to The Chrysalis

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, surprise ending, psychological and suspenseful films with plots about doctor, nurse, blood, surgeon, murder, latex gloves and surgery mostly in Drama, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Chrysalis: Lift to Hell (2013), The Harvest (2013), Amnesiac (2014), Apocrypha (2011), Apart (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.8
 57
Lift to Hell (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: China
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A killing spree takes place in a northern China's hospital, an old elevator goes to the 18th floor - underground.
Plot: hospital, supernatural, medical, doctor, telephone, nurse, surgical operation, latex gloves, asian, chinese, surgeon, dental mask ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.1
 6K
The Harvest (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Maryann moves in with her grandparents after she's orphaned. Desperately lonely, she sets out to befriend a neighboring deathly ill, bed-ridden boy, despite the outright disapproval of his mother. Maryann's persistence pays off, however, ...
Plot: sick child, child, 14 year old, surgery, wheelchair, boy, secret, doctor, dental mask, surgical gown, caucasian, insanity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.3
 3K
Amnesiac (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of a man who wakes up in bed suffering from memory loss after being in an accident, only to begin to suspect that his wife may not be his real wife and that a web of lies and deceit deepen inside the house where he soon finds himself a ...
Plot: dismemberment, nursing back to health, classic car, drugging, teenage girl, home movie, police officer killed, neo noir, female killer, memory loss, tied to a chair, electrocution ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.6
 31
Apocrypha (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Griffith Townsend (Michael Fredianelli) enjoys a successful career as senior editor at the San Francisco Chronicle with only one problem: he is plagued with amnesia. With the help of a washed-up psychologist (Ray Medved), he reluctantly unearths a ...
Style: gothic
Plot: blood, vampire, amnesia, vampirism, vampire vs vampire, romance
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 5.4
 538
Apart (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Linked by a rare psychological disorder, Noah Greene and Emily Gates must uncover the mystery of a tragic past in order to find hope for the future.
Style: tense, psychological, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: memory loss, neo noir, memory, love and romance, uncover truth, youth, couples, destiny, haunted by the past, mystery, romance, mental illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Doctor X: Gekai Daimon Michiko Special (2016)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Kojiro Himuro is a champion figure skater taking part in an upcoming world competition. Yet, he is suffering from a complicated CTEPH (chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension). Kantaro Kurosu is the director of the Cross Medical Center. He ...
Plot: surgical gown, dental mask, surgery, medical mask, surgical mask, doctor, latex gloves
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.3
 544
Body Puzzle (1992)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A police officer makes a terrible discovery during the investigation of a series of murders: Each victim has a transplanted organ from the same man.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, widow, blindness and impaired vision, swimming pool, freezer, knife, swimming, water, gore, psychopath, bad guy, psychopathic killer ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.5
 156
Sawbones (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An edgy, terrifying tale about an intern who failed medical school... but never gave up surgery.
Plot: investigation, dental mask, surgical gown, mad doctor, surgical mask, medical mask, surgeon, surgery, latex gloves, hospital, murder, police ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 7.7
 36
Surgeons (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Renhe Hospital nurse Zhang Shumei is forced to resign after being suspected of accidentally killing a patient. Zhang Shumei’s 4 year old daughter is abducted, and she herself dies in a car accident a couple of years later. 30 years later, Zhang ...
Plot: romance, hospital, surgery, surgeon, medical mask, surgical mask, chinese, medical, name tag, dental mask, white coat, stethoscope ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Ankur Arora Murder Case (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Romesh (Arjun Mathur) was a young medical intern who dared to dream. He was in awe of Dr. Asthana (Kay Kay Menon), the Chief of Surgery of the Shekhawat General Hospital. All he wanted to was be like him. He lived in with Riya, his co-intern and the ...
Plot: doctor, surgery, surgeon, loss of son, death of child
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Wolf Warrior 2 (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: China
Duration: 123 min.
Story: China's deadliest special forces operative settles into a quiet life on the sea. When sadistic mercenaries begin targeting nearby civilians, he must leave his newfound peace behind and return to his duties as a soldier and protector.
Plot: asian, latex gloves, bullet, violence, fire, gun, ship, helicopter, blood on face, underwater scene, underwater, flame ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.1
 47
Brain (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Story: Brain is a 2011 South Korean medical drama, starring Shin Ha-kyun, Choi Jung-won, Jung Jin-young and Jo Dong-hyuk. The series revolves around a top neurosurgeon who is obsessed with success and dreams of becoming the hospital director, then finds ...
Plot: doctor, blood, nurse, medical mask, surgical mask, dental mask, latex gloves, medical, surgeon
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 24K
Dead Again (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 1949 composer Roman Strauss is executed for the vicious murder of his wife Margaret with a pair of scissors. In 1990s Los Angeles a mute amnesiac woman shows up at an orphanage and private eye Mike Church is called in to investigate. Under ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, atmospheric, mind bending ...
Plot: hypnosis, murder, private detective, amnesia, reincarnation, neo noir, dealer, nightmare, mystery, romance, supernatural, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 40s, 1990s, 1940s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Before I Go to Sleep (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, France, Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman wakes up every day, remembering nothing as a result of a traumatic accident in her past. One day, new terrifying truths emerge that force her to question everyone around her.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious, psychological ...
Plot: memory loss, amnesia, uncover truth, life turned upside down, psychiatrist, power relations, doctors and patients, woman in danger, mystery, investigation, obsession, domestic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2007, 1990s, 2010s ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.9
 24
Blood Kisses (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Amid a series of murder victims drained of blood, a high school teacher's vampire-like behavior marks him as the prime target of an NYPD special unit investigation. With the manhunt closing in, he struggles for a last chance at redemption, or, ...
Plot: female nudity, bare breasts, photograph, bra, breasts, kiss, caucasian, latex gloves, asian, cleaver
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.2
 11K
Time (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan, South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: To save her relationship, a woman puts herself through extensive plastic surgery.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: obsession, love affair, disappearance, romance, friendship, unfulfillment, couple relations, love and romance, friends, obsessive quest, couples, surgery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 2K
Koma (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A horrid crime was committed at a wedding reception and bridesmaid Chi Ching was the lone eyewitness. At the police station, she recognised the suspect, Suen Ling, in a line up. She also discovered the affair between this stranger and her lover. All ...
Style: sexual, psychological, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, murder, hotel, black market, axe, mystery, danger, woman in danger, psychopath, vengeance, kidnapping, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Small September Affair (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A beautiful girl who has everything. Charming, playful, in her own words: 'too joyful to fall in love.' A sudden car crash, and her heart stops for a few minutes. When she wakes up, everyone assures 'every-thing's alright.' ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious, emotional
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, memory loss, true love, couples, love and romance, fall in love, amnesia, accident
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 5.3
 7K
Sublime (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Admitted to Mt. Abaddon Hospital for a routine procedure, George Grieves discovers that his condition is much more serious and complicated than originally expected; and as his own fears begin to manifest around him, he learns that Mt. Abaddon is not ...
Style: psychological, rough, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: hospital, coma, racism, blood, nurse, deadly, couples, politics, danger, mystery, doctors and patients, power relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.1
 428
Hellhole (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An unlucky woman’s mother is murdered by a scarf-wielding killer named Silk, leaving the woman injured, traumatised and suffering from amnesia. She’s committed to a mental institution, where Silk follows her, looking for the papers he was trying ...
Plot: amnesia, lobotomy, lesbian sex, mental institution, sexploitation, institution, doctor, violence, sex, vagina, serial killer, medical ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
One True Love (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Finally after three years of courtship, Migs, a medical intern, marries simple and unassuming Joy, a nurse in the hospital of Migs' residency. Several days before the wedding, his first love and childhood best friend Bela, a sophisticated ...
Style: touching, sincere, melancholic, light
Plot: husband wife relationship, jealousy, love, true love, self sacrifice, first love, patient, childhood sweetheart, amnesia, wedding, love triangle, cell phone ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.9
 16K
Coma (1978)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young woman doctor discovers something sinister going on in her hospital. Relatively healthy patients are having 'complications' during simple operations and ending up in comas. The patients are then shipped off to an institute that ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: coma, black market, hospital, investigation, murder, race against time, hitman, abortion, amateur detective, mystery, serial killer, weekend ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.2
 232
Forgotten Evil (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman with amnesia tries to restart her life until the past comes back to haunt her.
Plot: stalker, amnesia, murder, boat, psychopath, hospital, flashback sequence, nurse
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Last Supper (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan, Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A plastic surgeon who excels at his job hides a dark secret in THE LAST SUPPER. After finally succumbing to his desire to taste human flesh, the surgeon soon finds himself addicted to the taste of his patients' skin, which leads him to discover ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, humorous, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, restaurant, supernatural, chaos, crimes, hotshot hero, zombie, cooking and food, deadly, gory, obsession, beach ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.4
 11
Syndrome (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Story: Syndrome is a 2012 South Korean medical drama series, starring Han Hye-jin, Song Chang-eui and Park Gun-hyung. It is set in the world of neurosurgery where a medical student finds herself in a love triangle with two fellow doctors. The television ...
Plot: medical, latex gloves, nurse, doctor, dental mask, surgical mask, medical mask, surgeon
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.8
 59K
Open Your Eyes (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A very handsome man finds the love of his life, but he suffers an accident and needs to have his face rebuilt by surgery after it is severely disfigured.
Style: psychological, surreal, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: psychiatrist, love triangle, paranoia, jealousy, suicide, birthday, disfigurement, nightmare, doctor, virtual reality, journey, inheritance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: madrid, spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.3
 192
Enbalming (1999)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Young female embalmer Miyako is called in to restore the body of a young man who has committed suicide, before the funeral. While performing the embalming process she finds herself pricks by a needle buried deep in the boy’s flesh where it should ...
Style: sinister, surprise ending
Plot: embalming, gore, suicide, eternity, punched in the face, blood, baby, typewriter, pistol, hallucination, cold war, bomb ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.3
 7
Lapse (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Denmark
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Renee wakes up one morning in the middle of the desert with blood on her hands. She cannot remember why she is there, how she got there or with whom she came. Her quest to uncover forgotten events leads her on a journey of discovery where reality ...
Style: surreal, suspense, surprise ending, avant garde
Plot: dream, amnesia, delusion, infidelity, jealousy, desert, vengeance, tragedy, puzzle, shaman, confession, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Living and the Dead (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A descent into Hell is triggered when "Ex-Lord" Donald Brocklebank finds that he must leave Longleigh House for London to find a way to pay for the medical treatments for his wife Nancy. Alone, his over-protected, delusional, adult son, ...
Style: psychological, tense, bleak, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: mental illness, isolation, terminal illness, ghost, family relations, overdose, domestic violence, dysfunctional family, funeral, anxiety, schizophrenia, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.1
 10
Nurse Jill (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Jill Danvers is trying to put her life back together after her divorce. But someone is watching her; following her every move...
Plot: nurse, divorce, nightmare, latex gloves, sanity, tattoo, train
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%