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The Boarding School (2007)
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The Boarding School (2007)
Original name: El internado
Genre: Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: El Internado Laguna Negra was a Spanish television drama-thriller focusing on the students of a fictional boarding school in a forest, where teenagers are sent by their parents to study. The boarding school is situated in a forest far from the city, on the outskirts on which macabre events occur. The series debut on 24 May 2007, and is a production of Antena 3. Although the show is recorded and produced in HD, it is only broadcast in SD. However, an HD Blu-ray Disc release has been announced.
Style: tense, exciting, enigmatic, suspenseful, suspense, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: experiment, boarding school, murder mystery, dealing with death, siblings relations, family relations, dungeon, mystery, secret room, alzheimer's disease, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, little girl, teacher student relationship, nazi, death of friend, nazis, injection, unspoken love

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, serious and exciting films and TV series with plots about mystery, family relations, danger, murder, supernatural, investigation and youth mostly in Mystery, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Boarding School: Tower Prep (2010), The Boat (2011), Charmed (1998), Gracepoint (2014), Manifest (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Private School (2011)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Russia
Duration: 48 min.
Story: in this TV series there is a school and in that school have been many secrets, students from this school find out that a teacher has gone missing so they start to look for him this then leads into a long journey which gets into a difficult situation ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: private school, adventure, youth, friendship, danger, investigation, school, fall in love, rivalry, boarding school, escapades, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
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97%
 7.8
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Tower Prep (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Ian Archer wakes up one morning to find himself at a mysterious academy for teens with special abilities. Unable to find answers to his questions from the school’s faculty and cut off from any kind of outside contact or means of escape, Ian forms ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: boarding school, high school hunk, supernatural, youth, isolation, mystery, social relations, high school, teenager, supernatural ability, teenage life, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Boat (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A global cataclysm, caused by a fatal accident in Geneva (Switzerland) during the implementation of the particle accelerator will lead to the crew and students of the school-ship Polar Star to live the greatest adventure of their lives. Isolated and ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, mind bending, atmospheric, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ship, adventure, escapades, isolation, danger, parents and children, confined, family relations, lost at sea, end of the world, mystery, ship captain ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.1
 73K
Charmed (1998)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Three sisters (Prue, Piper and Phoebe) reunite and unlock their powers to become the Charmed Ones, the most powerful good witches of all time, whose prophesied destiny is to protect innocent lives from evil beings such as demons and warlocks. Each ...
Style: feel good, enigmatic, exciting, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: witch, supernatural, female protagonist, supernatural ability, witchcraft, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, family relations, demon, double life, destiny, hereditary gift of witchcraft ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, 90s, contemporary ...
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 5K
Gracepoint (2014)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When a young boy is found dead on an idyllic beach, a major police investigation gets underway in the small California seaside town where the tragedy occurred. Soon deemed a homicide, the case sparks a media frenzy, which throws the boy's ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, bleak, gloomy
Plot: murder investigation, murder, small town, police investigation, crime, murder mystery, social relations, missing child, crimes, law enforcement, child murder, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 20K
Manifest (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: After landing from a turbulent but routine flight, the crew and passengers of Montego Air Flight 828 discover five years have passed in what seemed like a few hours. As their new realities become clear, a deeper mystery unfolds and some of the ...
Style: suspense, serious, captivating, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: time warp, mysticism, presumed dead, a vision, starting over, airplane, passenger, family relations, lost, secrets, life & death, hallucinations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Innocents (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When a teenage couple runs away to be together, the extraordinary gift they possess unleashes powerful forces intent on dividing them forever.
Style: enigmatic, bleak, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Audience: teen drama
Plot: supernatural ability, body transformation, physical appearance, family relations, escape, teenage love, manipulation, chase, danger, protection, mystery, mother son relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 28K
Kyle XY (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A suburban family that takes in a mysterious teen naive to the world around him. As Kyle begins to show signs of brilliance, solving the mystery of his origin and potential abilities becomes the family's mission.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, experiment, teenage life, self discovery, mysterious character, teenage love, teaching the ways of the world, genius, supernatural, cloning, fish out of water, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c., seattle washington
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50%
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The Originals (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A spin-off from The Vampire Diaries and set in New Orleans, The Originals centers on the Mikaelson siblings, otherwise known as the world's original vampires: Klaus, Elijah, and Rebekah. Now Klaus must take down his protégé, Marcel, who is ...
Style: stylized, tense, exciting, captivating, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, werewolf, supernatural, witch, immortality, supernatural romance, magical, dangerous attraction, rivalry, family relations, love and romance, power struggle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
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Nancy Drew (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Young Nancy Drew makes plans to leave her hometown for college after high school graduation, but finds herself drawn into a supernatural murder mystery.
Style: captivating, enigmatic, non-linear, bleak
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, teenager, danger, paranormal, secrets, murder, love and romance, friendship, based on a novel, interracial, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 107K
Riverdale (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Set in the present, the series offers a bold, subversive take on Archie, Betty, Veronica and their friends, exploring the surreality of small-town life, the darkness and weirdness bubbling beneath Riverdale’s wholesome facade.
Style: tense, biting, suspenseful, captivating, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, youth, friends, small town, friendship, murder, love triangle, crimes, teenage life, family relations, investigation, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.8
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Reunion (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Reunion is an American television series that aired on FOX in late 2005. The series was intended to chronicle 20 years in the lives of a group of six high school friends from Bedford, New York, with each episode following one year in the lives of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, reunion, investigation, crimes, mystery, deadly, law enforcement, police detective, high school reunion, murder mystery, haunted by the past, best friends ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 18K
The Lying Game (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Emma, a kind-hearted foster kid who can't catch a break, finds out she has an identical twin sister, Sutton, who - unlike Emma - was adopted by wealthy parents and is seemingly living an ideal life. After their initial meeting, Sutton talks ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, youth, murder, investigation, lifestyle, twin sister, amateur detective, impersonating, crimes, missing person, foster child, twins ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Jane Doe: Ties That Bind (2007)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: DNA evidence and camera footage places a corrupt CEO as the prime suspect in the murder of a company whistle-blower, but Jane Doe believes the real killer may be a twin sibling.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Plot: whistleblower, twins, siblings relations, amateur detective, investigation, deadly, who done it, crimes, boss and employee, power relations, murder, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 5K
High Seas (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Two sisters discover disturbing family secrets after a string of mysterious deaths occur on a luxury ship traveling from Spain to Brazil in the 1940s.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, feel good
Plot: ship, puzzle, disorder, playboy, investigation, murder, love and romance, couples, domestic servant, sweetheart, rivalry, family relations ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: brazil, spain, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.0
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Beyond (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Holden wakes up from a coma after 12 years and discovers new abilities that propel him into the middle of a dangerous conspiracy.
Style: exciting, captivating, bleak, twists and turns, tense
Audience: teen drama
Plot: superhuman, danger, disorder, teenager, heroes, adventure, twists & turns, love, mentor, deadly, investigation, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
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The Returned (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
Story: In the shadow of an enormous hydraulic dam, the lives of the residents of a small French town are changed to their core when hundreds of previously dead relatives all return home on the same day.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, mind bending, captivating ...
Plot: small town, resurrection, afterlife, accident, haunted by the past, dealing with death, supernatural, serial killer, uncover truth, teenage life, life turned upside down, back from the dead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.5
 723
The Time Being (2012)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An artist meets a mysterious and wealthy benefactor and their relationship is not what it appears to be. In this suspenseful drama from first-time writer-director Nenad Cicin-Sain, a struggling young artist (Wes Bentley) accepts a series of bizarre ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: mysterious character, mystery, elderly, danger, destructive relationship, power relations, aging, rich and poor, chance meeting, artists and showbiz, performer's life, artist
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 4.7
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Another Me (2013)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A teenager finds her perfect life upended when she's stalked by a mysterious doppelganger who has her eyes set on assuming her identity.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense, mind bending
Audience: teens
Plot: life turned upside down, mysterious character, mystery, teenage life, supernatural, haunted by the past, parents and children, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), high school life, strong female presence, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.3
 42K
The 4400 (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 43 min.
Story: 4400 centers on the return of 4400 people who, previously presumed dead or reported missing, reappear on Earth. Though they have not aged physically, some of them seem to have deeper alterations ranging from superhuman strength to an unexplained ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: psychic, quarantine, imaginary, special agents, time travel, investigation, missing person, danger, healing power, government agency, fate of humanity, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c., seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Hide and Seek (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A missing brother. Hide and seeks codes. A shocking truth for two different families and the struggle to save their families from someone who is already living inside their house.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: family in danger, uncover truth, mystery, siblings relations, family relations, estrangement, grudge, family secret, missing brother, poverty, troubled past, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.7
 19K
Fermat's Room (2007)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Four mathematicians who do not know each other are invited by a mysterious host on the pretext of resolving a great enigma. The room in which they find themselves turns out to be a shrinking room that will crush them if they do not discover in time ...
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary ...
Plot: riddles and clues, mathematics, mystery, science, deadly, mysterious character, rivalry, danger, mind game, isolation, genius, murder mystery ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Devil You Know (2013)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Kathryn Vale (Lena Olin) is a reclusive ex-movie star with a dark secret and a daughter hoping to follow in her mother's movie-star footsteps. When Kathryn attempts to make a career comeback, she is threatened by an anonymous blackmailer. The ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, danger, haunted by the past, parents and children, mystery, ambition, secret, actor's life, rivalry, desire for fame, blackmail, follow your dream ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Temporarily Dead (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Israel
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Follows the life of five interns in a hospital, who trys to find out what happens in the after life. The five makes an experiments. They drive themselves into a clinical death and bring themselves back to life. After the Experiment, they realize ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, serious, psychological
Plot: supernatural, hospital, experiment gone awry, supernatural ability, power relations, danger, mystery, doctors and patients, intern, buried truth, supernatural power, experiment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.0
 2K
Guilt (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When Natalie’s sister Grace becomes the prime suspect in her roommate Molly’s murder and popular target for the press and in social media, Natalie leaves her life in Boston and heads to London to defend her. With the help of an ethically ...
Style: surprise ending, enigmatic, suspense, tense
Audience: girls' night
Plot: murder, murder suspect, courtroom, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, murder mystery, jealousy, sister sister relationship, drugs/alcohol, sex scene, sex scandal, investigator, university ...
Place: london, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.7
 312
Agnes Cecilia (1991)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Sweden
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Nora is 15 years old. Her parents died when she was young and now she lives with Anders and Karin and their son Dag. They move into an old apartment in an old house in Enköping. Behind a wall they find some old items from people who lived there a ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, tense, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, sibling, adoption, family relations, mystery, haunted house, orphan, youth, supernatural, child in peril, teenage life, family problems
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Book of Jer3miah (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A college freshman, Jeremiah Whitney, accepts the undertaking to protect a mysterious Mesoamerican box. When Jeremiah's parents are mysteriously murdered, Jeremiah learns that he is the target of a frightening conspiracy. Every facet of his ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, cliffhanger ...
Audience: teens
Plot: conspiracy, destiny, chase, young heroes, uncover truth, mystery, riddles and clues, life turned upside down, heroic mission, heroes, youth, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.7
 34K
The Alienist (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Crime reporter, John Moore, meets with psychologist, Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, to investigate a serial killer in New York during the late 19th century.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, bleak, suspense
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, mental illness, psychologist, murder investigation, ritual, crime, reporter, violence, crimes, blood, teenager, police ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
Murder in the First (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Murder in the First follows homicide detectives Terry English and Hildy Mulligan as they investigate a multitude of tragedies in San Francisco.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, exciting
Plot: murder investigation, police, trial, murder trial, guilt, master criminal, crime investigation, legal, team, african american, caucasian, latex gloves ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.7
 79K
Terra Nova (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Terra Nova follows an ordinary family on an incredible journey back in time to prehistoric Earth as a small part of a daring experiment to save the human race. In the year 2149, the world is dying. The planet is overdeveloped and overcrowded, with ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, time travel, adventure, experiment, survival, post apocalypse, danger, sent to the past, dangerous animal, imaginary, changing the past or future, fate of humanity ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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