Movies like OtherLife

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OtherLife (2017)
 6.3
 14K
OtherLife (2017)
Genre: Crime, 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, suspenseful
Plot: virtual reality, computer, time, medicine, experiment, memory, coma, corruption, chase, father daughter relationship, computer program, australian, prison, drugs, drug, overpopulation, family relations, diving, sexy woman, brother sister relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, prison sentence, escape, solitary, flashback ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, tense and captivating films with plots about murder, crimes, danger, chase, violence, gun and mystery mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like OtherLife: Dark Reprieve (2008), 64 Squares (2016), 400 Days (2015), Goldstone (2016), My Nanny's Secret (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: prison, murder, danger, confined, captivity, deadly, electric chair, survival, violence, memory loss, supernatural, stranger ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: canada
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 7.1
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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, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: chess, friendship, murder, race against time, police, father daughter relationship, revenge, shot to death, pistol, motorcycle, shot in the back, anger ...
Place: kashmir
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400 Days (2015)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 4 would be astronauts spend 400 days in a land locked space simulator to test the psychological effects of deep space travel but, when something goes terribly wrong and they are forced to leave the simulation, they discover that everything on earth ...
Style: psychological, twist ending, suspenseful, suspense, harsh ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: astronaut, experiment, simulation, spacecraft, trapped in space, insanity, space travel, catastrophe, survival, isolation, end of the world, nasa ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.5
 5K
Goldstone (2016)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: GOLDSTONE, the award-winning new feature from Australian auteur Ivan Sen (Mystery Road), is a complex and stylish crime thriller that explores themes of racism, human trafficking, police corruption, corporate malfeasance, and the trampling of ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: corruption, australian, missing person, desert, small town, police, trailer, australian aboriginal, danger, crimes, outback, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
My Nanny's Secret (2009)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the house is robbed and the nanny's brother is a suspect, she lies to protect him, but she then realizes he isn't the only one with a secret.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: estrangement, investigation, nanny, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, heist, family relations, child in peril, husband wife relationship, employer employee relationship, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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83%
 7.6
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Who Am I (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Benjamin, a young German computer whiz, is invited to join a subversive hacker group that wants to be noticed on the world's stage.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, suspense, interesting ...
Plot: hacker, computers and web, computer cracker, computer, hacking, crime, gang, mind game, crimes, deception, misfit, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Return of Dr. Mabuse (1961)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: West Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The first of the "Dr. Mabuse" films not directed by Fritz Lang, the French/German/Italian Return of Dr. Mabuse stars Wolfgang Preiss in the title role. Supposedly dead and buried, Mabuse returns to his criminal activities, once more using ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: library, mind control, prison, laboratory, blind man, police, passenger train, secret identity, car bomb, father daughter relationship, nuclear power plant, burnt body ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 5.8
 783
Down Under (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A black comedy set during the aftermath of the Cronulla riots, it is the story of two carloads of hotheads from both sides of the fight destined to collide.
Style: suspense, captivating, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: chase, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, violence, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, racial slur, australian, police, rapper, tattoo, ethnic slur, asthma inhaler ...
Place: new south wales, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 4.9
 4K
The Call Up (2016)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of elite online gamers each receive a mysterious invitation to trial a state-of-the-art virtual reality video game, it’s a dream come true and impossible to resist. Arriving at the test site, the group step into hi-tech gear and ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: virtual reality, rivalry, adventure, escapades, friendship, disorder, band, danger, video game, youth, game
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Down and Dangerous (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An inventive and resourceful cocaine smuggler defends his trade against violent rival traffickers, a monstrous and vengeful killer, and the DEA agents who want to lock him up – all while falling for a stunningly beautiful woman with a taste for ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Anjaam Pathiraa (2020)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A psychologist with a keen interest in criminology gets entangled in a tough serial killer case which the police find hard to crack.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, suspenseful, tense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 7.6
 502K
Minority Report (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: John Anderton is a top 'Precrime' cop in the late-21st century, when technology can predict crimes before they're committed. But Anderton becomes the quarry when another investigator targets him for a murder charge.
Style: futuristic, interesting, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: future dystopia, cyberpunk, foreknowledge, murder, frame up, psychic, precognition, crime, police investigation, law enforcer, graphic violence, neo noir ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 3.7
 270
Virtual Girl (1998)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: John Lewis, a programming genius, has it all- a beautiful wife and a child, a lavish home and he's on the brink of making it big after he finishes one last project, a CD-Rom Sex Game called Virtual Girl. However, things get complicated when a ...
Style: erotic, serious, sexy, sexual, suspenseful
Plot: virtual reality, dangerous attraction, technophobia, life turned upside down, chaos, programmer, technology gone awry, computer, simulation, erotica, female nudity, sex ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the near future, 10 death row convicts are forced to compete in a virtual reality game that pits them against dinosaurs and each other.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful, futuristic
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76%
 3.8
 674
Furnace (2007)
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76%
 6.2
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Somnio (2016)
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Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating, psychotronic
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 6.5
 11K
Brainstorm (1983)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two brilliant research scientists have invented a device capable of recording and playing back sensory experiences only to have devastating results when one of them records their own death.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, meditative, psychological ...
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71%
 6.7
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Freaks (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Story: Kept locked inside the house by her father, 7-year-old Chloe lives in fear and fascination of the outside world, where Abnormals create a constant threat - or so she believes. When a mysterious stranger offers her a glimpse of what's really ...
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, enigmatic, scary ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, captivating, tense, suspense, realistic ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.6
 28K
Virtuosity (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The Law Enforcement Technology Advancement Centre (LETAC) has developed SID version 6.7: a Sadistic, Intelligent, and Dangerous virtual reality entity which is synthesized from the personalities of more than 150 serial killers, and only one man can ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: virtual reality, serial killer, androids, good versus evil, hologram, artificial intelligence, deadly, life is a bitch, chases and races, criminal's revenge, imaginary, heroes ...
Time: future, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Good Morning, Killer (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Follows FBI Special Agent Ana Gray as she hunts for a kidnapper. As Ana develops a rapport with the kidnapper's latest victim, the suspect suddenly changes his pattern. Now Ana must race to find him before he strikes again.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense, realistic ...
Plot: track down, crimes, special agents, undercover, race against time, law enforcement, female protagonist, chase, serial killer, love interest, abduction, female fbi agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Duress (2009)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Haunted with nightmares of his wife's recent suicide and struggling to mend the relationship with his only daughter, Richard is caught as a witness to the violence of Abner Solvie. He finds himself at the mercy of a charismatic killer and ...
Style: tense, serious, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.8
 986
Killing Daddy (2014)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Cassie Ross is scarred by the suicide of her mother, which occurred when Cassie was a child. She is convinced that her father was to blame for her mother's death. Cassie's older sister, Laura, has always sided with their father, so for ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, exciting ...
Plot: psychopath, family problems, danger, crimes, mystery, vengeance, homecoming, dysfunctional family, family relations, revenge, parents and children, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Open Your Eyes (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 119 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, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, enigmatic ...
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Time: 90s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Satan Bug (1965)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The Satan Bug (1965) is a science fiction film in which a US government germ warfare lab has had an accident. The first theory is that one of the germs has been released and killed several scientists. The big fear is that a more virulent strain, ...
Style: exciting, scary, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biological warfare, bio weapon, laboratory, heist, plague, undercover, mad scientist, danger, chase, race against time, robbery, suicide ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: florida, los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Escape Plan 2: Hades (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ray Breslin manages an elite team of security specialists trained in the art of breaking people out of the world's most impenetrable prisons. When his most trusted operative, Shu Ren, is kidnapped and disappears inside the most elaborate prison ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, bleak, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, prison escape, hand to hand combat, betrayal, danger, teamwork, rubik's cube, gun, martial arts, robot, secret place, shooting ...
Time: 2010s
Place: atlanta georgia, chechnya, bangkok thailand, shanghai china, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.2
 35K
The Invisible (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden, South Africa
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After an attack leaves him in limbo -- invisible to the living and also near death -- a teenager discovers the only person who might be able help him is his attacker.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
67%