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Forgotten (2017)
 7.5
 26K
Forgotten (2017)
Original name: 기억의 밤
Genre: 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 for Jin-seok. One night, his beloved brother is kidnapped by unidentified assailants before Jin-seok’s eye. Jin-seok can’t recognize their faces, but can remember only the VIN that matches with no car. After long silence of 19 days, suddenly Yu-seok returns home, but remembers nothing which had happened in the meantime. And soon Jin-seok feels Yu-seok is a total stranger…
Style: twist ending, suspense, captivating, twists and turns, tense, exciting, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: memory loss, delusion, revenge, uncover truth, brother brother relationship, deception, chase, home invasion, plot twist, student, police, torture, hospital, crime scene, childhood memory, danger, christmas, hitman, suicide, family relations, kidnapping, hypnosis, coma, impersonation, taxi ...
Place: south korea, korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, psychological, tense and suspenseful films with plots about murder, crimes, flashback, mystery, danger, police investigation and death mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Forgotten: Shutter Island (2010), Oldboy (2003), Fractured (2019), Intruder (2020), The Body (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Shutter Island (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: World War II soldier-turned-U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised by his troubling visions and also by a mysterious doctor.
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Oldboy (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: bleak, twist ending, psychological, atmospheric, brutal ...
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 6.4
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Fractured (2019)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Driving cross-country, Ray and his wife and daughter stop at a highway rest area where his daughter falls and breaks her arm. After a frantic rush to the hospital and a clash with the check-in nurse, Ray is finally able to get her to a doctor. While ...
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, captivating, rough, bleak
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, suspense, tense, psychological, atmospheric
Plot: family, frame up, uncover truth, family relations, reunion, father daughter relationship, love, investigation, danger, murder, crimes, caper ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
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The Body (2012)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A woman’s body disappears mysteriously from the morgue without a trace. Police inspector Jaime Peña investigates the strange occurrence with the help of Álex Ulloa, the widower of the missing woman.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, mystery, investigation, crimes, missing person, uncover truth, morgue, haunted by the past, infidelity, spouse killer, mistress, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 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 ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
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 8.4
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Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Suffering short-term memory loss after a head injury, Leonard Shelby embarks on a grim quest to find the lowlife who murdered his wife in this gritty, complex thriller that packs more knots than a hangman's noose. To carry out his plan, Shelby ...
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Plot: plot twist, mystery, twists & turns, memory loss, paranoia, amnesia, haunted by the past, uncover truth, murder, revenge, manipulation, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 54K
The Loft (2014)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Belgium, USA
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: surprise ending, twist ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.1
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Save Me (2017)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
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Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.0
 590
Blackout (2008)
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Duration: 108 min.
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Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, tense
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 7.0
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⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.2
 519
Our Town (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
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 5.8
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25%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.8
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⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
Mortal Thoughts (1991)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.1
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Side Effects (2013)
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Duration: 106 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2004
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%