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The Private School (2011)
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The Private School (2011)
Original name: Закрытая школа
Genre: Mystery
Country: Russia
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
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 where it's hard to escape from (season 4 and I think season 3). At the end many things get revealed and the series comes to an end. This TV series is very emotional and funny at the same time.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: private school, adventure, friendship, high school, youth, danger, investigation, secret, boarding school, fall in love, school, rivalry, family problems, romance, student, escapades, multiple storylines, underground bunker, vengeance, twists & turns, flashback
Time: contemporary
Place: russia

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Most similar movies to The Private School

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, captivating, suspense and serious films and TV series with plots about youth, danger, friendship, investigation, teenager, crimes and mystery mostly in Mystery, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Private School: House of Anubis (2011), Riverdale (2017), Tower Prep (2010), Chernobyl: Exclusion Zone (2014), The Vampire Diaries (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
House of Anubis (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: House of Anubis is a jointly Nickelodeon British, American, and Belgian mystery television series based on the Dutch-Belgian television series Het Huis Anubis aired in the Netherlands and Belgium. The series was created by Hans Bourlon and Gert ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, light, captivating ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: boarding school, boarding school life, young heroes, school, friends, disappearance, teenage life, youth, investigation, adventure, riddles and clues, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, europe
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Riverdale (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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: suspenseful, biting, captivating, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, small town, friends, youth, love triangle, murder, gang, murder investigation, friendship, teenage life, school, mysterious death ...
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The Boarding School (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
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, ...
Style: tense, exciting, enigmatic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Tower Prep (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, captivating, serious, heroic, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: boarding school, mystery, high school hunk, youth, supernatural ability, investigation, isolation, suspicion, supernatural, teenage life, high school, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Chernobyl: Exclusion Zone (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: 5 youths give chase after a man who has stolen 8 million rubles from them. The man reveals on his video blog his intention to travel to Chernobyl. With every kilometer the journey of the heroes becomes more dangerous and confusing.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, sent to the past, time machine, adventure, youth, multiple storylines, danger, escapades, gunfight, runaway, betrayal, crimes ...
Time: 2010s, 80s
Place: russia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Vampire Diaries (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The story of two vampire brothers obsessed with the same girl, who bears a striking resemblance to the beautiful but ruthless vampire they knew and loved in 1864.
Style: romantic, suspenseful, stylized, serious, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, love triangle, supernatural, supernatural romance, vampire human love, dangerous attraction, werewolf, high school, immortality, teen romance, supernatural power, teenage life ...
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The Lying Game (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, twin sister, twins, youth, investigation, lifestyle, murder, foster child, female protagonist, amateur detective, crimes, impersonating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Pretty Little Liars (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the Pretty Little Liars series of young adult novels by Sara Shepard, the series follows the lives of four girls — Spencer, Hanna, Aria, and Emily — whose clique falls apart after the disappearance of their queen bee, Alison. One year ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic, neo noir
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama, family outing
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The 100 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the books by Kass Morgan, this show takes place 100 years in the future, when the Earth has been abandoned due to radioactivity. The last surviving humans live on an ark orbiting the planet — but the ark won't last forever. So the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, youth, young heroes, leadership, space station, survivor, rivalry, danger, fate of humanity, betrayal, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: As her 16th birthday nears, Sabrina must choose between the witch world of her family and the human world of her friends. Based on the Archie comic.
Style: dark, satanic, atmospheric, stylized, disturbing ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: South Africa
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: After crossing paths at a party, a Cape Town teen sets out to prove whether a private-school swimming star is her sister who was abducted at birth.
Style: captivating, suspense, serious, confusing
Audience: teen drama
Plot: secret, private school, family secret, uncover truth, investigation, sister sister relationship, birthday party, sister, school, party, escapades, twin sister ...
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
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Teen Wolf (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: Scott McCall, a high school student living in the town of Beacon Hills has his life drastically changed when he's bitten by a werewolf, becoming one himself. He must henceforth learn to balance his problematic new identity with his day-to-day ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, serious, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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21 Jump Street (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: captivating, serious, light, sentimental, enigmatic ...
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Country: South Korea
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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School (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Saving Zoë (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Echo must deal with the regular dramas of high school, in addition to grappling with the murder of her older sister, Zoë. But when Echo receives a diary from Zoë's boyfriend, she begins to untangle the secret life her sister lived.
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological
Audience: teens
Plot: murder mystery, murder, damsel in distress, investigation, life is a bitch, brutality, danger, friendship, disorder, fight, society, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
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Detective Anna (2016)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Russia
TV show
Story: Nineteen-year-old Anna, living at the end of the nineteenth century in the town of Zatonsk, unexpectedly discovers that she possesses supernatural powers. The spirits of the dead literally haunt her, begging to help. Aided by her visions, Anna ...
Style: mysterious, captivating, twists and turns, breathtaking, intellectual ...
Plot: investigation, female detective, murder, supernatural ability, ghost, clairvoyance, partners against crime, death, romance, danger, family relations, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 142 min.
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Style: dark fantasy, gothic, twists and turns, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: wizards and magicians, magical, friendship, young heroes, magic, witch, supernatural ability, good versus evil, boarding school life, harry potter, chosen one, fantasy world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, year 1993, year 1994 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Past Malice: An Emma Fielding Mystery (2018)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Archaeologist Emma Fielding is hired to consult on the acquisition of a castle-like estate that local legend states is cursed. But she finds herself in the middle of a murder case after discovering the body of the archaeologist she was hired to ...
Style: mind bending, suspense, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Ghost Detective (2018)
Genre: Mystery
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: In this horror thriller drama, a detective who catches ghosts and his passionate assistant run into a mysterious woman and get involved in a bizarre incident.
Style: contemplative, tense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, psychological ...
Plot: job, crimes, murder investigation, private detective, murder mystery, partners against crime, chase, detective agency, police investigation, death, heroes, police detective ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: In the wake of her father's disappearance, 16-year-old Dylan Blake falls in with the wrong crowd, gets arrested, and earns court-ordered community service volunteering at Open Heart Memorial, the hospital where her mother and sister are ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: hospital, friendship, missing person, uncover truth, teenage life, investigation, love and romance, family relations, family problems, teenage love, rebelliousness, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.0
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Hunter Street (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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Style: captivating, humorous, tense, psychological, disturbing ...
Audience: family outing, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Nowhere Boys (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Four teenage boys get lost in the forest and discover, when they return home, that they are in an alternate world identical to theirs except for one startling difference - they were never born.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel world, supernatural ability, young heroes, adventure, chosen one, friendship, youth, supernatural, good versus evil, lost, danger, magic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
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4 Against Z (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery
Country: Germany
TV show
Story: Vier gegen Z is a German children's television program shown on ARD and KI.KA in which four children are appointed as "Wächter" by their deceased aunt Hedda to prevent Zanrelot, the "Herrscher der Finsternis" from leaving ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating, light, serious
Audience: kids
Plot: family relations, good versus evil, adventure, escapades, young heroes, danger, family life, mystery, rivalry, youth, save the day, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Crown Lake (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
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Story: When Eleanor "Nellie" Chambers shows up at Crown Lake Academy, a fancy all-girls boarding school, she knows this school is her ticket to a new & better life. But she also knows fitting in and learning the ropes isn’t going to be ...
Style: suspenseful, enigmatic, mystical, bleak, suspense
Audience: teen drama
Plot: private school, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lifestyle, teenager, youth, adolescence, popularity, high school life, gossip and rumors, society, friends, unspoken love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.0
 495
The Odds (2011)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A murder mystery set in the world of illegal teenage gambling. A 17-year old must find his best friends' killer before the game is exposed.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gambling, investigation, murder, uncover truth, youth, crimes, mystery, deadly, dishonesty, amateur detective, suburbs, poker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.5
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Quicksand (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Sweden
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Maja, a student in Stockholm, finds herself on trial for murder after a tragedy at her school. More doubts and suspicions arise when new revelations are made.
Style: tense, scary, suspense, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Nancy Drew (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, bleak, tense, non-linear ...
Audience: teens, teen drama, girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Suicide Song (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Original story by Yasushi AKIMOTO, writer of the mega hit movie One Missed Call (Chakushin Ari) series. As the project was in development with an idea of an "infectious song (Densen-Uta)", one of the staff called out..."There was a ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: urban legend, investigation, school, curses spells and rituals, deadly, youth, suicide, song, teenage girl, curse, danger, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%