Movies like Beast

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Beast (2017)
 6.8
 12K
Beast (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A troubled woman living in an isolated community finds herself pulled between the control of her oppressive family and the allure of a secretive outsider suspected of a series of brutal murders.
Style: suspenseful, psychological thriller, psychological, enigmatic, captivating, twist ending, bleak
Plot: dark past, island, mother daughter relationship, hunting, suspicion, serial killer, loner, sea, isolated community, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, nightmare, beach, car accident, outsider, dark secret, sister sister relationship, birthday, killer whale, sex scene, pregnant woman, female protagonist, nightclub, choir, rabbit, kiss ...
Time: 20th century
Place: britain

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Most similar movies to Beast

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, psychological, tense and serious films with plots about murder, death, serial killer, crimes, investigation, police investigation and mystery mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Beast: Awakening the Zodiac (2017), Zodiac (2007), Black Snow (2017), Out of Blue (2018), Tell No One (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Awakening the Zodiac (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story follows a down-on-their-luck couple who discovers a serial killer's film reels. They decide to take the law into their own hands, risking everything for the chance at a $100,000 reward. It isn't long until they find themselves in ...
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, death, police, danger, police investigation, life is a bitch, obsession, reward
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 500K
Zodiac (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The true story of the investigation of the "Zodiac Killer", a serial killer who terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes an obsession for four men as their lives and careers are ...
Style: tense, neo noir, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, mystery, paranoia, maniac, uncover truth, crime, journalist, code, crimes, murder mystery ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1991 ...
Place: san francisco, california, usa, oakland california, sacramento california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 6K
Black Snow (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Accused of killing his brother during adolescence, Salvador lives alone in the middle of Patagonia. Several decades later, his brother Marcos and his sister-in-law Laura, come to convince him to sell the lands they share by inheritance.
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: hunting, isolation, dark past, brother brother relationship, anger, mental illness, nightmare, cabin, snow, revelation, caught having sex, husband wife relationship ...
Place: patagonia, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.8
 2K
Out of Blue (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When Detective Mike Hoolihan is called to investigate the shooting of leading astrophysicist and black hole expert, Jennifer Rockwell, she is affected in ways she struggles to comprehend.
Style: tense, enigmatic, suspenseful, psychological, captivating
Plot: murder investigation, murder, astronomy, fainting, hallucination, mother daughter relationship, black hole, female detective, danger, singing, brother sister relationship, crying man ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.5
 53K
Tell No One (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A man receives a mysterious e-mail appearing to be from his wife, who was murdered years earlier. As he frantically tries to find out whether she's alive, he finds himself being implicated in her death.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, psychological, serious, suspense ...
Plot: frame up, investigation, murder, crimes, serial killer, corpse, crime, haunted by the past, disappearance, dishonesty, deadly, grief ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.1
 3K
Far North (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A soldier's unexpected arrival affects two women's simple existence.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, captivating, serious ...
Plot: hunting, isolation, survival, arctic, nomad, eskimo indian, curse, love triangle, ex soldier, mother daughter relationship, dog sled, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.8
 56K
The Pledge (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A police chief about to retire pledges to help a woman find her daughter's killer. Based on a story by Swiss writer Friedrich Dürrenmatt.
Style: bleak, twists and turns, serious, twist ending, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, murder mystery, promise, crimes, mystery, small town, obsession, law enforcement, track down, justice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 8.1
 643K
Prisoners (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts. But just how far will this desperate father go to protect his family?
Style: twist ending, suspenseful, bleak, psychological, neo noir ...
Plot: kidnapping, investigation, police investigation, missing child, brutality, crime, vigilantism, disappearance, child abduction, torture, vigilante, desperation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Faces in the Crowd (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A horror-thriller centered on a woman living with "face-blindness" after surviving a serial killer's attack. As she lives with her condition, one in which facial features change each time she loses sight of them, the killer closes in.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, disorder, panic, woman in danger, who to trust, danger, murder, deadly, disease, forensics, fear, lie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.3
 3K
Black Tide (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Dany, the Arnault family’s teenage son has disappeared. The case is assigned to François Visconti, a world-weary and disillusioned detective whose wife has just left him. The policeman investigates to find the missing teenager while he is ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, twist ending, bleak ...
Plot: father son relationship, police officer, alcoholic, missing child, forest, disappearance, mother daughter relationship, investigation, kidnapping, search, danger, suspicion ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Ten Little Indians (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A disturbing psychological thriller based on the classic novel by Agatha Christie. Ten strangers are forced to come face to face with their dark pasts after receiving an anonymous invitation to an isolated island off the coast of England.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Plot: murder, island, danger, crimes, crime, estate, confined, haunted by the past, mystery, isolation, adult virgin, deadly ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Skeletons in the Closet (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A father suspects his son to be a murderer...or is he just paranoid and trying to cover up his own past which involves his wife being killed in a fire?
Style: psychological, serious, bleak, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, mind game, mysterious character, uncover truth, haunted by the past, crimes, mystery, single parent, law enforcement, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.4
 59K
Solace (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A psychic doctor, John Clancy, works with an FBI special agent in search of a serial killer.
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, suspense, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, psychic, psychology, investigation, police investigation, supernatural, fbi, murder, chase, crime, crimes, premonition ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden, Norway
Duration: 158 min.
Story: This English-language adaptation of the Swedish novel by Stieg Larsson follows a disgraced journalist, Mikael Blomkvist, as he investigates the disappearance of a weary patriarch's niece from 40 years ago. He is aided by the pierced, tattooed, ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, serious, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: investigation, rape, hacker, sexual abuse, strong female character, danger, crime, missing person, uncover truth, search, journalist, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, 2010s, 1960s ...
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, europe, scandinavia, eastern europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.2
 8K
Blink (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Emma is an attractive girl in her 20s who has been blind for 20 years. A new type of eye operation partially restores her sight, but she is having problems: sometimes she doesn't "remember" what she's seen until later. One night ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, twist ending, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, blindness, crime, investigation, woman in danger, stalking, police detective, female protagonist, strong female character, police investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Evil Under the Sun (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Trying to find how a millionaire wound up with a phony diamond brings Hercule Poirot to an exclusive island resort frequented by the rich and famous. When a murder is committed, everyone has an alibi.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, clever, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, island, murder mystery, crime, agatha christie, mystery, crimes, intrigue, multiple suspects, amateur detective ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: greece, albania, england, south of france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Glass House (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After the parents of Ruby and her younger brother, Rhett, are killed in a car crash, their parents' best friends, Erin and Terry Glass, become their guardians. The children hear promises of a world of opulence and California fun -- all they ...
Style: psychological thriller, suspenseful, psychological, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: orphan, murder, adoption, unlikely criminals, youth, teenage life, custody, dishonesty, family relations, high school, loss of parents, dead parents ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.0
 6K
Strangled (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hungary
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Based on real-life events, this psycho-thriller is set in the provincial Hungary of the 1960s, when a series of atrocious murders shock the small town of Martfü. A psychotic killer is on the prowl, who continues to slaughter young women while an ...
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, woman strangled to death, investigation, murder, strangulation, crimes, hunting, death, danger, psychopath, group shower, cruelty ...
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Weight of Water (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A newspaper photographer, Jean, researches the lurid and sensational axe murder of two women in 1873 as an editorial tie-in with a brutal modern double murder. She discovers a cache of papers that appear to give an account of the murders by an ...
Style: psychological, sexy, suspenseful, tense, tricky ...
Plot: investigation, murder, infidelity, mystery, amateur detective, dangerous attraction, incest, family problems, couples, sexual relations, isolation, island ...
Time: 90s, 19th century, 1870s, 2000s, victorian era
Place: new hampshire, europe, usa, norway, new england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.1
 3K
I Want You (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young boy and his sister are drawn into one man's obsessive pursuit of his former lover.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic, neo noir ...
Plot: mute, love triangle, stalking, danger, love affair, unfulfilled love, haunted by the past, voyeurism, family problems, eavesdropping, dark past, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england, europe, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Clovehitch Killer (2018)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A teenage boy begins to suspect that his wholesome, all-American dad is actually the serial killer terrorizing their small town.
Style: psychological thriller, suspense, enigmatic, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dark past, serial killer, boy scout, father son relationship, investigation, church, sadistic psychopath, family relations, fear, double life, friendship, sadism ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 70s
Place: midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.1
 20K
Lost Girls (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Mari Gilbert's daughter disappears, police inaction drives her own investigation into the gated Long Island community where Shannan was last seen. Her search brings attention to over a dozen murdered sex workers.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, suspense, emotional, disturbing ...
Plot: missing person, serial killer, investigation, prostitute, mother daughter relationship, 911, missing child, missing, disappearance, depression, doctor, mysterious disappearance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: long island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.9
 16K
The Vanishing (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Three lighthouse keepers on an uninhabited island off the coast of Scotland discover something that isn't theirs to keep.
Style: based on true events, suspenseful, suspense, enigmatic, captivating ...
Plot: lighthouse, lighthouse keeper, mystery, disappearance, remote island, island, disorder, danger, castaway, treasure chest, investigation, shipwreck ...
Time: 90s, 19th century, 1900s, year 1900, 20th century
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Norway
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Swedish thriller based on Stieg Larsson's novel about a male journalist and a young female hacker. In the opening of the movie, Mikael Blomkvist, a middle-aged publisher for the magazine Millennium, loses a libel case brought by corrupt Swedish ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, captivating, rough ...
Plot: rape, investigation, sexual abuse, crime, hacker, journalist, blow job, uncover truth, peril, unlikely relationship, amateur detective, suspicion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1950, year 1964, year 1965 ...
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, australia, scandinavia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Red Riding: The Year of Our Lord 1980 (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After 6 years of brutal murders the West Yorkshire Police fear that they may have already interviewed The Ripper and let him back into the world to continue his reign of terror upon the citizens of Yorkshire, but things become more difficult for the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, police corruption, police investigation, crimes, uncover truth, mystery, dishonesty, police detective, riddles and clues, who done it, conspiracy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980, 70s
Place: yorkshire, europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Sicilian Ghost Story (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Switzerland
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In a little Sicilian village at the edge of a forest, Giuseppe, a boy of 13, vanishes. Luna, his classmate who loves him, refuses to accept his mysterious disappearance. She rebels against the silence and complicity that surround her, and to find ...
Style: romantic, dark, enigmatic, touching, suspenseful ...
Plot: disappearance, village, love, teenage love, mother daughter relationship, secret, student, teenage boy, kidnapping, teen angst, teenage girl, violence ...
Place: sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Princess Aurora (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A woman gets killed in a department store. No one imagines this could lead to serial murders, but two days after the first murder, another homicide occurs. A woman is suffocated to death and the only evidence left at the crime scene is a sticker of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: police detective, serial killer, police investigation, female killer, vengeance, law enforcement, crimes, deadly, rivalry, gory, violence spree, femme fatale ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, convict, murder investigation, single mother, prison, teenage son, mystery, uncover truth, family relations, crimes, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.3
 3K
True Crime (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mary Giordano is a bright, intelligent student who goes to a catholic school. She also has a addiction to mystery novels and detective magazines (hence the title of the movie), which inspire her to do her own detective work. When she starts snooping ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, suspense, brutal, psychological ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: serial killer, amateur detective, murder, investigation, danger, psychopath, female detective, woman in danger, police investigation, mystery, uncover truth, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.3
 10K
Enduring Love (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two strangers become dangerously close after witnessing a deadly accident. On a beautiful cloudless day a young couple celebrate their reunion with a picnic. Joe has planned a postcard-perfect afternoon in the English countryside with his partner, ...
Style: psychological, tense, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: stalking, obsession, haunted by the past, countryside, attempted murder, post traumatic stress, couple relations, obsessive love, dangerous attraction, guilt, mental illness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%