Movies like Charismata

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Charismata (2017)
 4.5
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Charismata (2017)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As a rookie detective struggling to find acceptance in a police department defined by a culture of bullying and intolerance, things go from bad to worse when the chief suspect in a series of brutal ritualistic murders takes a personal interest in her. A game of cat and mouse ensues which sees Rebecca’s grasp on reality beginning to spiral out of control, leading to a terrifying climax where she needs to fight for her sanity, her life and maybe even her soul.
Style: psychological, captivating, scary, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: ritual murder, female detective, murder investigation, forensics, serial killer, serial murder, hallucination, confession, crime scene, police interrogation, following someone, police, female nudity, dream, female police officer, policewoman, nightclub, skeleton, sex dream, broken mirror, police officer, satanic ritual, throat slitting, pentagram, picking a lock ...

Most similar movies to Charismata

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, suspenseful, suspense and tense films with plots about serial killer, murder, crimes, police, investigation, danger and police investigation mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Charismata: The Little Things (2021), Life is an Art (2010), Second Chances (2010), The Cure (1997), The Crimson Rivers (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Twin Murders: The Silence of the White City (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Vitoria-Gasteiz, Basque Country, Spain, 2016. Two corpses appear in the crypt of the Old Cathedral. Police officer Unai López de Ayala, an expert in criminal profiling, must hunt down the ritual murderer who has been terrorizing the city for two ...
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: ritual murder, serial killer, investigation, police, corpse, love triangle, jail, journalist, church, co worker co worker relationship, myth, crime solving ...
Place: basque country
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Little Things (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Deputy Sheriff Joe "Deke" Deacon joins forces with Sgt. Jim Baxter to search for a serial killer who's terrorizing Los Angeles. As they track the culprit, Baxter is unaware that the investigation is dredging up echoes of Deke's ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, investigation, murder investigation, police, serial murder, missing person, pursuit, society, chase, murder, teamwork ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1990, year 1985
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Life is an Art (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: You need to suffer, to understand....
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: investigation, police, killer, murder, crime scene, murder investigation, serial murder, crimes, partners against crime, teamwork, police partner, fighting crime ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 4.0
 323
Second Chances (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two years ago reporter Kate Fisher's interview with the man who turned out to be a serial killer sparked public outrage. Not believing that this man was in fact the September Slayer - led to another senseless murder. Had Kate turned over the ...
Style: captivating, tense, disturbing, psychological, suspense
Plot: murder, serial killer, murder mystery, relationship problems, killing spree, murderer, attempted murder, uncover truth, dark past, troubled past, cold case, forensics ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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The Murder of Nicole Brown Simpson (2019)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In 1994 Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman were brutally murdered in her Los Angeles home by whom most believe to be O.J Simpson. But what role did Glen Rogers, also known as the Casanova Killer play in their death?
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, security system, therapy, alarm, crime scene, divorce, sex scene, psychiatrist, stabbed to death, serial murder, prison ...
Time: year 1994
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.4
 13K
The Cure (1997)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A wave of gruesome murders is sweeping Tokyo. The only connection is a bloody X carved into the neck of each of the victims. In each case, the murderer is found near the victim and remembers nothing of the crime. Detective Takabe and psychologist ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, enigmatic, scary ...
Plot: investigation, hypnosis, serial killer, murder, hallucination, mind control, amnesia, police detective, psychosis, stranger, interrogation, mystery ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, okinawa japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Crimson Rivers (2018)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, Germany
Duration: 60 min.
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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, blood, discovering a dead body, murder, police, adaptation, secret society, partners, religious sect, relationships ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.6
 2K
Psychosis (2010)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A serial killer unleashes his blood lust at a remote environmental-camp. Years later a horror novelist relocates to rural England and is plagued to the point of madness by horrific hauntings of a massacre.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Plot: countryside, mentally unstable, mystery, estate, woman in danger, confined, serial killer, isolation, paranoia, losing-it hero, deception, hallucination ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, year 1992 ...
Place: europe, england, london, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 75K
Jigsaw (2017)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dead bodies begin to turn up all over the city, each meeting their demise in a variety of grisly ways. All investigations begin to point the finger at deceased killer John Kramer.
Style: suspense, psychotronic, slasher, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: torture, abduction, gory violence, survival horror, game of death, death, serial murder, panic, coma, brutality, self mutilation, psychopath ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 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 ⇓
51%
Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A former cop looks back on the case which left him disabled and forced him to quit the force.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, intense
Plot: police, investigation, serial killer, murder mystery, police officer, constable, crime solving, suspect, murder investigation, unsolved crime, murder, homicide detective ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 186K
Saw III (2006)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jigsaw has disappeared. Along with his new apprentice Amanda, the puppet-master behind the cruel, intricate games that have terrified a community and baffled police has once again eluded capture and vanished. While city detective scramble to locate ...
Style: scary, psychological, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, torture, trap, sadism, mind game, mutilation, master criminal, race against time, surgery, psychopath, game of death, deathtrap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Cyrus: Mind of a Serial Killer (2010)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A small independent news crew investigates a series of unexplained disappearances in a small Midwestern county. They find themselves interviewing a man who possesses an all too intimate knowledge of the details of "The County Line ...
Style: psychological, rough, bleak, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, tv reporter, investigation, psychopath, mystery, crimes, journalism, danger, gory, small town, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Curse of the Zodiac (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Genre guru Ulli Lommel (THE BOOGEYMAN, BTK KILLER) directs this horror film about the infamous Zodiac killer. Though decades have passed since the multiple murderer held the state of California hostage with fear, the mystery of his identity has ...
Style: psychological, scary, serious, suspenseful, psychological thriller
Plot: murder, serial killer, law enforcement, police investigation, woman in danger, investigation, mind game, gory, psychopath, curses spells and rituals, danger, amateur detective ...
Time: 70s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.8
 19K
Suspect Zero (2004)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A killer is on the loose, and an FBI agent sifts through clues and learns that the bloodthirsty felon's victims of choice are other serial killers.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, serious, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, vigilantism, police investigation, profiler, law enforcement, crimes, crime, deadly, investigation, obsession, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona, dallas texas, oklahoma ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
 5K
Like Minds (2006)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A forensic psychologist must determine if a minor should be charged with murder.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: serial killer, mind game, investigation, murder, who done it, mysterious character, danger, psychopath, teenage life, youth, school, boarding school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.1
 25K
The Call (2020)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Connected by phone in the same home but 20 years apart, a serial killer puts another woman’s past — and life — on the line to change her own fate.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, scary, disturbing
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, changing the past or future, borderline personality disorder, time travel, police officer, time paradox, couples, danger, husband wife relationship, chase, deadly ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Nature of the Beast (1995)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two men, both hiding a deadly secret, are on a murderous rampage through the desert.
Style: psychological, rough, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, murder, desert, police investigation, mind game, mystery, crimes, on the run, deadly, rivalry, who done it ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 904
Free Country (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Two cops investigate the disappearance of two teen sisters in a remote town, where it seems like everyone has something to hide - including the bodies.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychological
Plot: murder investigation, small town life, journalist, loss of daughter, teenage girl, investigation, desperation, kidnapping, revenge, crime scene, interrogation, serial killer ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1991
Place: east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 146K
Saw IV (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jigsaw and his apprentice Amanda are dead. Now, upon the news of Detective Kerry's murder, two seasoned FBI profilers, Agent Strahm and Agent Perez, arrive in the terrified community to assist the veteran Detective Hoffman in sifting through ...
Style: scary, twist ending, suspenseful, rough, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: torture, trap, game, deathtrap, master criminal, mind game, race against time, rescue, game of death, serial killer, survival, sadism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.2
 344
Zipperface (1992)
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lisa Ryder is a young policewoman recently promoted to detective when she has her first case in tracking down and identifying a serial killer in her small California town.
Style: slasher, erotic
Plot: serial killer, female detective, erotica, serial murder, foot massage, black pantyhose, female stockinged legs, mayor, pantyhose, police detective
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.2
 4K
Room 6 (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The school teacher Amy has been proposed by her boyfriend Nick early in the morning and she promises her answer later in the afternoon...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious, slasher
Plot: afterlife, hospital, zombie, ghost, doctors and patients, supernatural ability, amateur detective, mysterious character, crimes, hallucination, haunted by the past, nurse ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 26K
Psycho II (1983)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After years of treatment at a mental institution for the criminally insane, serial killer Norman Bates is finally released. Deciding to move back into his long-dead mother's infamous old house, he soon finds himself tormented by "her" ...
Style: slasher, psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), attic, starting over, motel, voyeur, revenge, mental illness, gory, profanity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 1K
The Barber (2002)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the small town of Revelstoke, Alaska, local barber Dexter is surprised to learn that the body of Lucy Waters has been discovered. Having killed this woman, days ago, he hoped her body wouldn't be found until spring. Through the eyes of a ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, serious, slasher ...
Plot: psychopath, mind game, serial killer, small town, investigation, mystery, danger, deadly, isolation, murder, social relations, darkness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Massacre County (2015)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After a hideous crime in a mansion by the forest, where a group of young people was found murdered, a suspicious clown tries to prove his innocence to the investigator that found him covered in blood.
Style: slasher, scary, disturbing, psychotronic, suspense ...
Plot: police, sadism, clown, evil clown, murder, serial killer, violence, police officer, small town, violent, vengeance, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.2
 70K
Manhunter (1986)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: FBI Agent Will Graham, who retired after catching Hannibal Lecktor, returns to duty to engage in a risky cat-and-mouse game with Lecktor to capture a new killer.
Style: neo noir, tense, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, psychopath, fbi, mind game, profiler, cannibalism, master criminal, law enforcement, violence, brutality, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., st. louis missouri, florida, baltimore, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 ⇓
34%
Anjaam Pathiraa (2020)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A psychologist with a keen interest in criminology gets entangled in a tough serial killer case which the police find hard to crack.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, captivating, tense
Plot: police, police detective, murder investigation, forensics, danger, serial murder, murder mystery, investigation, partners against crime, police officer killed, fighting crime, crime solving ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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 ⇓
33%
Close Your Eyes (2002)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: While treating a policewoman for smoking, hypnotherapist Michael Strother has a telepathic vision of a young girl floating beneath the surface of a stream. The escaped victim of a ritualistic serial killer, the girl has become mute, and Michael is ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: hypnosis, mystery, serial killer, mind game, police investigation, psychopath, woman in danger, missing person, curses spells and rituals, murder, crimes, crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, europe, england, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%