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Save Me (2017)
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Save Me (2017)
Original name: 구해줘
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: 4 young men who don't have jobs face a woman in an alley. The woman says "save me."
Style: suspense, psychological, rough, disturbing
Plot: religious cult, psychological abuse, brainwashing, escape, friendship, cult, suicide, ritual, scam, abuse, irrational behavior, church, religious fanatic, pastor, small community
Place: korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, disturbing, suspenseful and psychological films and TV series with plots about danger, murder, investigation, friendship, crimes, serial killer and mystery mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Save Me: Forgotten (2017), Intruder (2020), The Collective (2008), Requiem (2018), La Jauría (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Forgotten (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jin-seok, 21-year-old, moves into a new house with his family. He suffers from a slight schizophrenia but he carries an ordinary life under the warm care of the family. His older brother Yu-seok is a decent college student, a mentor, and role model ...
Style: twist ending, suspense, captivating, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: memory loss, delusion, revenge, uncover truth, brother brother relationship, plot twist, chase, deception, home invasion, crime scene, hospital, police ...
Place: south korea, korea
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 6.1
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Intruder (2020)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Seo-jin is a widower still grieving his wife’s death. Then he receives the news that her long-lost younger sister, Yoo-jin, who went missing 25 years ago, has turned up. Unlike the rest of his family, who welcome her into their arms, Seo-jin feels ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, suspense, atmospheric
Plot: family, reunion, family relations, uncover truth, frame up, investigation, rivalry, crimes, danger, love, father daughter relationship, murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
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The Collective (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jessica (Wynn Everett) travels to New York City to help her sister but she is nowhere to be found. As she delves into a world of darkness and lies surrounding a spiritually depraved community calling itself 'The Collective' with her friend ...
Style: enigmatic, disturbing, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: cult, cult leader, stalking, deception, escape, sister sister relationship, ritual, murder, investigation, missing sister, mystery, danger ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
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 6.5
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Requiem (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In 1994, a toddler disappeared from a small Welsh village, never to be seen again. 23 years later, in London, the mother of rising cello star Matilda Gray commits suicide, without apparent reason. Among her possessions, Matilda discovers tantalising ...
Style: psychological thriller, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: secret past, death of child, loss, missing child, riddles and clues, ghost, suicide, cult, pursuit, chase
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La Jauría (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Chile
TV show
Story: Blanca, student leader of the feminist movement in an occupied school, goes missing: hours later, a video of a group raping the girl goes viral. In their aim to find her, a police squad formed by three women puts their lives and that of their ...
Style: suspenseful, unusual plot structure, rough, bleak, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: girl, danger, disorder, crimes, abduction, friendship, mystery, abductor, rescue, chase, investigation, kidnap ...
Time: contemporary
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48%
 4.6
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Distorted (2018)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A married couple suspect that the 'smart apartments' in their high tech residence are being used by its owner for sinister reasons.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, surreal, psychotronic
Plot: brainwashing, bipolar disorder, telepathy, female protagonist, fear, ghost, psychological manipulation, country house, ghosts, mind control, condominium, pregnant ...
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48%
 4.7
 457
June 9 (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: What happened on june 9? On a search for some harmless fun at the end of the school year, 17 year-old Derek boggman led his friends on a mischievous journey of caught-on-camera pranks. But on their quest to find even bigger thrills, something else ...
Style: suspense, psychological, rough, disturbing
Plot: found footage, rebellious youth, fear, prank, terror, stalker, ritual, dare, urban legend, mallet, gypsy, murder ...
Time: twentieth century, 20th century
Place: ohio
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48%
Witches in the Woods (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of students head off for a snowboarding adventure on an untouched piece of land. When their SUV mysteriously stalls in a brutal snowstorm they are not only faced with the reality of freezing to death but a fate even more horrifying. For they ...
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, scary
Plot: murder, friendship, adaptation, danger, youth, survival, supernatural, fear, catastrophe, evil, brutality, hopes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Solomon's Perjury (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: A male student's body is found at school. Authorities assume that the student killed himself in a fall. Other students at the school hold a trial to uncover the truth behind his death.
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful ...
Plot: student, investigation, teenager, school, legal, death, bullying, police investigation, friendship, friends, dishonesty, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea, korea
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47%
 7.2
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Born to Kill (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: A seemingly ordinary, well behaved teenager's latent psychopathic desires rise to the surface when a new girl arrives in town.
Style: psychological thriller, disturbing, psychological, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: mother son relationship, psychopath, murder, teenage boy, single mother, danger, mystery, teenage life, murder investigation, brutality, teenage murderer, teenager ...
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46%
 6.4
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Bellevue (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: When a transgender teen goes missing, Annie Ryder—a cop at odds with her hometown—dives in to unravel the disappearance that suggests foul play, despite finding herself in a difficult position as she must cast suspicion on people she has known ...
Style: mysterious, tense, intense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: missing person, small town, mystery, female protagonist, police detective, danger, psychopath, death, crimes, police officer
Place: canada, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Tell Me What You Saw (2020)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The eccentric Oh Hyun Jae was a peerless criminal profiler until a bomb planted by a serial killer took the life of his young fiancée, causing him to become a recluse. When a serial killer long thought dead returns to terrorize the city, rising ...
Style: intellectual, realistic, exciting, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: photographic memory, psychic, serial killer, investigation, crime investigation, law enforcement, talented, homicide detective, coworker, murder, fighting crime, police detective ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.0
 1K
Face to Face (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bjørn investigates the killing of his daughter. People around him believe she might have committed suicide, but he doesn't accept that. Both the stakes and the suspense rise relentlessly as Bjørn inches closer to the truth.
Style: suspense, disturbing, psychological, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, murder, death of daughter, police, obsession, vengeance, danger, life is a bitch, crimes, disorder, intrigue, police officer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Multiple Personality Detective Psycho - Kazuhiko Amamiya Returns (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Yosuke Kobayashi, a detective assigned on a homicide unit, saw his wife killed by a serial killer, Shinji Nishizono. From a shock he suffered MPD (multiple personality disorder) and became Kazuhiko Amamiya. Soon after he managed to hunt down and ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, serious, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, police detective, murder, riddles and clues, psychopath, deadly, obsession, mental illness, law enforcement, mystery, danger ...
Time: 90s
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Svaha: The Sixth Finger (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Pastor Park is head of a religious investigation center that exposes cults and cult leaders. While looking into a suspicious new religion called ‘Deer Mount,’ he slowly uncovers clues that connect this cult to a series of mysterious cases of ...
Style: suspense, rough, tense, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: religion and supernatural, investigation, supernatural, evil spirit, catholic priest, child, demon, danger, exorcism, death of mother, obsession, suicide ...
Place: south korea
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45%
 8.0
 5K
Alef (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: Two detectives try to unravel the mystery of the murders that followed the discovery of a body in the Bosphorus.
Style: surprise ending, disturbing, suspense, exciting, tense ...
Plot: police, murder, murder investigation, friendship, gun, suspect, fight, mystery killer, koran, muslim, bridge, vandal ...
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 6.4
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Kissing Game (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Brazil
TV show
Story: At a high school in a rural, isolated ranching community, families panic when teens contract a mysterious "kissing disease" that quickly spreads.
Style: captivating, tense, sexy, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: disease, epidemic, teenager, panic, countryside, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, drugs, gay slur, lgbt, virus, youth ...
Time: contemporary
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45%
 6.8
 116K
It (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 192 min.
TV show
Story: A series of murders prompts Mike Hanlon to suspect that the supernatural menace that he and a group of friends battled as children has returned. He begins to call his friends to remind them of the oath they swore: if It returned again, they would ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, dark fantasy ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: asthma, supernatural, stephen king, giant spider, friendship, small town, childhood, clown, good versus evil, villain, investigation, childhood trauma ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 90s, year 1960, 1960s ...
Place: maine, usa
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45%
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 4.8
 4K
Havenhurst (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A troubled young woman takes up residence in a gothic apartment building where she must confront a terrifying evil.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, rough, psychological, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, evil, apartment building, drinking alcohol, drinking, abuse, alcohol, girl, drugs, friendship, danger ...
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 8.1
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Sharp Objects (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 421 min.
TV show
Story: Reporter Camille Preaker confronts the psychological demons from her past when she returns to her hometown to investigate the murders of two young girls.
Style: psychological, suspense, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder investigation, mother daughter relationship, hometown, self harm, journalist, small town, murder, mystery, haunted by the past, family relations, reporter, alcoholic ...
Place: missouri, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Dark Secret of Harvest Home (1978)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: A young couple moves to a quiet New England village, only to soon find themselves mixed up in mysterious rituals.
Style: suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: small town, supernatural, harvest, ritual, cult, small town life, curses spells and rituals, social relations, religions or cults, mystery, village life, village ...
Time: 70s
Place: new england, usa
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44%
 7.6
 46
Pied Piper (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Drama series follows a police crisis negotiation team as they try to solve cases without using force. The police crisis negotiation team works on such cases like attempted suicides, hostage situations and terror situations.
Style: semi serious, intense, suspenseful, emotional, psychological
Plot: betrayal, police investigation, investigative, loss of parents, loss of parent, policewoman, investigation, death of parents, death of parent, revenge, friendship, guilt
Place: korea
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44%
 8.6
 6K
Stranger (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Hwang Shi-Mok had brain surgery when he was a child, which caused him to lack emotion. Now, Hwang Shi-Mok works as a prosecutor. He is rational, but cold and lonely. He is also one of the only prosecutors not involved in corruption. One day, a dead ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: prosecutor, murder investigation, coworker relationship, colleague colleague relationship, police corruption, lawyer, politics, corruption, investigation, police, crimes, friendship ...
Place: korea, seoul, south korea
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44%
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The Good Detective (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A drama about the race between people who want to get closer to the truth and those who want to cover it up. Jang Seung Jo will take on the role of Oh Ji Hyuk, an elite detective of nine years who does not share his feelings with others due to pain ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: murder investigation, police investigation, blackmail, police station, friendship, friends, partners, tough law enforcer, partners against crime, escapades, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
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44%
The Crimson Rivers (2018)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, Germany
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Old-school police detective Pierre Niemans and his former student Camille Delaunay tackle complex, brutal murder cases.
Style: enigmatic, psychological, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: serial killer, police detective, murder investigation, adaptation, discovering a dead body, murder, police, secret society, policewoman, partners, blood, relationships ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 8.3
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Vagabond (2019)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Stuntman Cha Dal-geon gets involved in a tragic airplane crash and ends up discovering a national corruption scandal in the process. Go Hae-ri, the oldest daughter of a deceased marine, decides to work for the National Intelligence Service as a ...
Style: sincere, captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: agent, corruption, revenge, stuntman, plane crash, dishonesty, government, airplane accident, investigation, murder, danger, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea
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Hierro (2019)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
TV show
Story: In El Hierro, the most remote island of the Canary Archipelago, a murder has occurred. Candela, an experienced judge with a strong character, must instruct the case as she takes up her position in a destination where she doesn't fit in. The ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, tense, captivating
Plot: murder, justice, small community, suspect, truth, island, police investigation, disorder, judge, danger, society, businessman ...
Time: contemporary
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44%
 7.5
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Burning Ice (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China
TV show
Story: To protect the woman he loves, a white collar worker unintentionally becomes involved in a murder case and is from then on a suspect. In the blink of an eye, his quiet and boring life gets completely shaken up as he suddenly is both being chased by ...
Style: psychological, enigmatic, twists and turns, suspense, disturbing
Plot: police officer, crimes, maniac, initially antagonists, reluctant partners, mysterious character, male female partnership, snowman, murder investigation, police investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
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Supermax (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Twelve people are confined together in an abandoned maximum security prison in the middle of the Amazon forest, and end up having to fight for their lives against unknown creatures and supernatural odds.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, rough
Plot: supernatural, amazon, prison, creature, one man army, escape, characters killed one by one, last man standing, brutality, left for dead, showdown, fictional reality show ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.3
 4K
The Cry (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 231 min.
TV show
Story: The disappearance of a baby from a small coastal town in Australia is the catalyst for a journey into the disintegrating psychology of a young couple as they deal with an unthinkable tragedy under both the white light of public scrutiny and behind ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, compassionate
Plot: missing child, wife husband relationship, desperation, uncover truth, investigation, saving a life, husband wife relationship, accusation, teenage daughter, wife, ex husband ex wife relationship, young wife
Place: australia, scotland
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43%