Movies like OtherLife

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OtherLife (2017)
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OtherLife (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ren Amari is the driven inventor of a revolutionary new drug. OtherLIfe expands the brain's sense of time and creates virtual reality directly in the user's mind. With OtherLife, mere seconds in real life feel like hours or days of exciting adventures. As Ren and her colleagues race around the clock to launch OtherLife, the government muscles in to use the drugs as a radical solution to prison overcrowding. They will create virtual cells where criminals serve long sentences in just minutes of real time. When Ren resists, she finds herself an unwilling guinea pig trapped in a prison cell in her mind. She must escape before she descends into madness, and then regain control of OtherLife before others suffer the same fate.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, futuristic, suspenseful, twists and turns
Plot: virtual reality, computer, time, medicine, experiment, memory, coma, corruption, father daughter relationship, chase, computer program, australian, prison, drugs, human experiment, virtuality, technology, virtual world, research, hi-tech, murder, criminal, crimes, mystery, medical experiment ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, suspenseful, suspense and captivating films with plots about murder, crimes, mystery, investigation, deadly, murder investigation and danger mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like OtherLife: Like Father Like Son (2005), MindGamers (2015), Swallow, Cat, Rose, Death (2006), Unforgettable (1996), Coma (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Like Father Like Son (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Life for Dee Stanton is improving at every turn. Her legal career is blossoming and her boyfriend Dominic unexpectedly proposes to her. Things were very different 11 years ago when her husband Paul was jailed for the brutal murders of four girls and ...
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Time: contemporary
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MindGamers (2015)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of young bio-engineers discover they can use quantum physics to transfer motor-skills between human brains. Believing this to be a first step towards a new intellectual freedom, they freely distribute the technology. But as the mysterious ...
Style: captivating, tense, disturbing, futuristic, suspense
Plot: mind control, virtual reality, lab rat, science runs amok, scientific experiment, hi-tech, experiment, science, technology, human experiment, man in a wheelchair, tattoo ...
Time: year 2002
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Swallow, Cat, Rose, Death (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 86 min.
Story: What's in a name but murder? Münster comes across the strangled body of a young woman in her home and surprises the murderer who is still on the premises. Though the murderer escapes, a rare book is found at the scene with a dedication by the ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: murder, crimes, law enforcement, serial killer, investigation, murder mystery, police detective, escapades, evidence, witnessing a crime, mystery, snow ...
Time: 21st century, 19th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Unforgettable (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Ray Liotta stars as a medical examiner who has been acquitted for his wife's murder but many still question his innocence. Obsessed with finding his wife's killer, a possible solution presents itself in an experimental serum designed by a ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, police investigation, memory, mystery, investigation, serial killer, experiment, race against time, uncover truth, crimes, false accusation, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Coma (1978)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
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Style: suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns, neo noir, captivating ...
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Place: boston, usa
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Narcopolis (2015)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the near future, Frank, a police officer, discovers that the legalization of all recreational drugs comes with a price.
Style: tense, suspenseful, futuristic, captivating, suspense
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The Dry (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Aaron Falk returns to his drought-stricken hometown to attend a tragic funeral. But his return opens a decades-old wound - the unsolved death of a teenage girl.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Anna (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA, UK, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man with the ability to enter peoples' memories takes on the case of a brilliant, troubled sixteen-year-old girl to determine whether she is a sociopath or a victim of trauma.
Style: mind bending, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological, twist ending ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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Grudge (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ahead of a promotion, a police chief becomes entangled in a deadly incident and uncovers an intrigue fueled by grudge that threatens his colleagues.
Style: disturbing, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, confusing ...
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Shattered Soul (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 137 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: twists and turns, tense, serious, non-linear, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Mystery Road (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 121 min.
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Style: captivating, serious, atmospheric, tense, realistic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dark Reprieve (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two people Matt and Kate wake up in a closed down prison. They have no idea how they got there, or why they are there. In the prison they encounter several terrors as they look for an exit.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: prison, murder, captivity, confined, electric chair, survival, memory loss, supernatural, stranger, violence, escape, fashion ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Mexico City (2000)
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Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, talky
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The General's Daughter (1999)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, captivating, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Boy Who Killed My Parents (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 87 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Virtual Revolution (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 92 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 7.4
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Frequency (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 3.9
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iMurders (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A mysterious love triangle leads to a tragic shooting. Months later, eight members of a MySpace-esque chat room are being gruesomely murdered in the privacy of their own homes.
Style: slasher, scary, mind bending, serious, suspenseful ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 3.4
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Awakened (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Samantha believes that her father murdered her mother. In her exhausting search for the truth about her young mother's untimely death 14 years earlier, Samantha receives help from beyond the grave.
Style: tense, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, uncover truth, investigation, haunted by the past, parents and children, crimes, mystery, small town, small town life, dishonesty, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 7.1
 19K
64 Squares (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 'Wazir' is a tale of two unlikely friends, a wheelchair-bound chess grandmaster and a brave ATS officer. Brought together by grief and a strange twist of fate, the two men decide to help each other win the biggest games of their lives. But ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, surprise ending
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⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Secret of Hidden Lake (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After her dad is critically injured in a so-called hunting accident, Maggie returns to her hometown in the mountains of Colorado to be by his side. But during her stay, this devoted daughter learns that the shooting was no mistake. As Maggie ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Duration: 101 min.
Story: Four insomniac med school students are lured into a neuroscience experiment that spirals out of control and must find a way out before it’s too late.
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, captivating
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