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The Miniaturist (2017)
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The Miniaturist (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A woman moves to live with her new husband in 17th Amsterdam, but soon discovers that not everything is what it seems.
Style: tense, enigmatic, serious, captivating, suspenseful, mystical, suspense
Plot: dollhouse, secret, husband wife relationship, mysticism, supernatural, destiny, prediction, paranormal activity, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, mystery, family life, family secret, family problems, wealthy family, gay, female protagonist, premonition, servant, brother sister relationship, mysterious man, arranged marriage, foreshadowing, arrested
Time: 17th century
Place: holland, amsterdam, netherlands

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, suspense, captivating and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about mystery, secret, supernatural, investigation, family problems, uncover truth and supernatural power mostly in Drama, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Miniaturist: The Witch (2015), Paradise Lost (2020), Behind Her Eyes (2021), The Cliff (2009), Lightfields (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Witch (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1630s New England, William and Katherine lead a devout Christian life with five children, homesteading on the edge of an impassable wilderness, exiled from their settlement when William defies the local church. When their newborn son vanishes and ...
Style: dark, atmospheric, scary, gothic, suspenseful ...
Plot: witch, supernatural, witchcraft, family relations, wilderness, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, black magic, religion, sacrifice, paranoia, violence ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: new england, usa, new hampshire
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Paradise Lost (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A psychiatrist moves with her family from California to her husband’s hometown in Mississippi only to uncover shameful secrets that irrevocably change the lives of everyone involved.
Style: enigmatic, suspense, confusing, surprise ending, rough ...
Plot: mystery, mysticism, secret past, death, dark past, life & death, multiple storylines, tragic past, secret, psychological drama, murder, secret life ...
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84%
Behind Her Eyes (2021)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 298 min.
TV show
Story: A single mother enters a world of twisted mind games when she begins an affair with her psychiatrist boss while secretly befriending his mysterious wife.
Style: twists and turns, twist ending, enigmatic, tense, captivating ...
Plot: mental illness, employer employee relationship, friendship, single mother, mysticism, psychopath, secret, supernatural, love affair, lucid dream, affair, blackmail ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.8
 618
The Cliff (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Iceland
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: The Cliff is a dramatic mystery about a Crime Detective who is sent to a small community in Iceland to help a local policewoman investigate a suspicious accident. Together they unravel a mystery that involves bizarre incidents and unexplained deaths.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: investigation, mystery, murder, police, secret, homicide detective, crime investigation, partners against crime, murder investigation, partners, police investigation, policewoman ...
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Lightfields (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Five-part mini-series set on a remote farm on the Suffolk coast. The story follows three families that each lived in Lightfields farmhouse at different time periods, but who are linked by the ghost of a teenage girl who died in mysterious ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, serious, gloomy
Plot: ghost, haunted house, family relations, farm, supernatural, mystery, paranormal activity, couple relations, family life, parents and children, estrangement, teenage girl ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: england
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The Five (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When they were twelve years old, Mark, Pru, Danny and Slade were out together in the park. Mark’s five-year-old brother, Jesse, was annoying them. They were mean – told him to get lost. Jesse ran away. He was gone. Never seen again. Twenty years ...
Style: suspenseful, enigmatic, twists and turns, suspense, tense ...
Plot: childhood friend, childhood friends, murder, missing person, investigation, unsolved crime, crime investigation, crime solving, crimes, police detective, crime, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Surrealtor (2021)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Supernaturally trained realtor Nick Roman and his elite team of specialists go above and beyond to sell homes no one else wants to come near. The team works together to research, investigate and, hopefully, “fix” haunted and possessed homes ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, captivating, tense, mystical
Plot: paranormal investigator, paranormal investigation, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, teamwork, haunted house, supernatural, mysticism, supernatural ability, ghost hunter, paranormal activity, investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Second chance (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, Colombia
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: El cuerpo del Deseo also known as Second Chance is a Spanish-language telenovela produced by Telemundo and Film in Florida. This limited-run series is about a man who comes back from the dead and discovers dark secrets about his beautiful widow. The ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: secret, reincarnation, betrayal, back from the dead, mystery, relationship problems, family problems, cheating girlfriend, adultery, family secret, male female relationship, wealthy family
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Afterlife (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: University lecturer Robert Bridge becomes involved in a series of supernatural events surrounding medium Alison Mundy.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: psychic, afterlife, psychic power, supernatural, ghost, supernatural power, paranormal activity, nobody believes, danger, mystery, unlikely partners, mysterious character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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The Town (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Following a family tragedy, 30-year-old Mark Nicholas returns to the town where he grew up. After ten years away, coming home is harder than Mark could ever have imagined.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, suspenseful, gloomy
Plot: homecoming, life turned upside down, orphan, family life, death in the family, family problems, parents and children, hometown, small town, dealing with death, life is a bitch, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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73%
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Requiem (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In 1994, a toddler disappeared from a small Welsh village, never to be seen again. 23 years later, in London, the mother of rising cello star Matilda Gray commits suicide, without apparent reason. Among her possessions, Matilda discovers tantalising ...
Style: psychological thriller, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: secret past, family secret, riddles and clues, missing child, loss, death of child, secret, disappearance, missing person, uncover truth, lie, suicide ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Keeping Faith (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Faith, a small-town Welsh lawyer, is forced to cut short her extended maternity leave when her husband and business partner, Evan, goes missing. As the truth of his actions surface, Faith must fight to protect her family and her sanity.
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: lawyer, missing person, female lawyer, investigation, family, husband wife relationship, pregnancy, mystery, family relations, dishonesty, danger, twists & turns ...
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71%
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Lady & Liar (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
TV show
Story: Set in Shanghai's 1930's, Jiang Xin (Tiffany Tang) is a young lady who was originally an heir to a rich family, is in search to find her family. Due to an accident, Xin loses her memory, and therefore, Du Xiao Han (Yang Rong) takes the ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: intrigue, family problems, heiress, tragic love, amnesia, secret, memory lapse, relationships, mystery, male female relationship, memory loss, changing lives ...
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71%
Secrets of Sulphur Springs (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: 12-year-old Griffin Campbell and his family move to the small town of Sulphur Springs and take ownership of an abandoned hotel rumored to be haunted by the ghost of a girl who disappeared decades ago. Griffin befriends Harper, a bright-eyed, ...
Style: mystical, captivating, tense
Plot: sent to the past, mystery, adventure, time travel, investigation, secret, mysticism, secret passageway, teenage life, teenage girl, dark past, secret past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Mystery of Edwin Drood (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: An exploration of Charles Dickens's unfinished work in which the mystery of the murder of Edwin Drood is examined.
Style: tense, serious, atmospheric, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: murder, obsession, stalking, mystery, orphan, human nature, small town, crimes, uncover truth, perversion, danger, hate ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, europe
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69%
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Damien (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After discovering his origins, Damien Thorn must cope with life as the Anti-Christ.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary, bleak ...
Plot: antichrist, evil, devil, religion, bible prophecy, destiny, catholicism, supernatural, deadly, mysticism, photographer, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Temporarily Dead (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Israel
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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: suspenseful, psychological, captivating, tense, serious
Plot: hospital, supernatural, supernatural power, experiment gone awry, supernatural ability, danger, power relations, doctors and patients, hidden truth, intern, buried truth, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Proof (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A brilliant surgeon searches for proof of life after death.
Style: enigmatic, psychological, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, reincarnation, mystery, family problems, uncover truth, unfulfillment, millionaire, research, death, strong female presence, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Collateral (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 230 min.
TV show
Story: When a pizza delivery driver is shot dead in south London, a tenacious detective goes after the people traffickers behind his murder and unravels a conspiracy that goes to the top.
Style: futuristic, tense, suspenseful, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: conspiracy, intelligence agency, murder investigation, law enforcement, danger, female detective, murder, scientific experiment, crimes, rescue, border, lookalikes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Boarding School: Las Cumbres (2021)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
TV show
Story: In an inaccessible place between the mountains and isolated from the world, a school is located next to an old monastery. The students are rebellious and problematic young people who live under the strict and severe discipline imposed by the center ...
Style: mystical, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: school, threat, troubled youth, boarding school, school bully, dark secret, reform school, supernatural power, troubled past, mysticism, mystery, problem child ...
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68%
Into the White Night (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: What happens with two children commit two different muders in order to protect each other? Does salvation exist for them? In order to walk beneath the sun once more, Ryouji and Yukiho find themselves in a twisted web from which neither can escape ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological, disturbing
Plot: tragic past, life is a bitch, secret, tragic love, revenge, crimes, dark secret, dysfunctional family, family secret, perversion, family problems, secret past ...
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68%
The North Water (2021)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: Henry Drax is a harpooner and brutish killer whose amorality has been shaped to fit the harshness of his world, who will set sail on a whaling expedition to the Arctic with Patrick Sumner, a disgraced ex-army surgeon who signs up as the ship’s ...
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: ship, north pole, whaling, sea, scientific expedition, struggle for survival, murderer, expedition, redemption, psychopath, drug addiction, murder ...
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68%
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London Kills (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: With a documentary style delivery, this drama tells the story of a team of top murder detectives with each episode featuring a different murder while also following a serialized story involving the lead detective’s missing wife.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, exciting, tense
Plot: homicide detective, murder, murder investigation, disappearance, crimes, police, assistant, death, murder mystery, suicide, partners against crime, investigation ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Lo imperdonable (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Martín (Iván Sánchez) hurries to Mina Escondida after getting an urgent letter from his brother begging to be rescued from the hell in which he's living. On arrival, Martin despairs upon finding out that Demetrio (Pablo Montero), his ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: relationships, male female relationship, family relations, eccentric family, family problems, lie, relationship problems, hate, secret, revenge, dysfunctional family, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (1996)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal is a Canadian science fiction drama television series which was filmed in and around Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and aired 88 episodes over four seasons from 1996 to 2000. The presence of Dan Aykroyd opening ...
Style: tense, scary, mind bending, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: paranormal investigation, paranormal activity, ufo, supernatural ability, uncover truth, hidden truth, buried truth, mystery, danger, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, investigation ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 20th century, turn of the century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.2
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The Gift (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Turkey
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: A painter in Istanbul embarks on a personal journey as she unearths universal secrets about an Anatolian archaeological site and its link to her past.
Style: disturbing, captivating, sincere, psychological, enigmatic ...
Plot: archaeology, supernatural, art, archeological dig, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, adventure, disorder, ambition, parents and children, family, society, storytelling ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey, ottoman empire
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67%
Vanished by the Lake (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Homicide Detective Lise returns to her hometown for the first time since a local tragedy shattered her teens. Tragedy strikes again when a teenage girl vanishes under circumstances that mirror the disappearance of Lise's two best friends, Ana ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, disturbing, enigmatic, psychological ...
Plot: mysterious disappearance, crime solving, investigation, confronting the past, secret revealed, female police detective, crime investigation, murder investigation, uncover truth, cold case, sleuth, mystery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.3
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Ghost Wars (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set in a remote Alaskan town that has been overrun by paranormal forces, the series focuses on local outcast Roman Mercer who must overcome the town’s prejudices and his own personal demons if he’s to harness his repressed psychic powers and ...
Style: mystical, suspense, suspenseful, dark, serious ...
Plot: ghost, spirit, small town, able to see the dead, seeing dead people, rescue, peril, characters in danger, supernatural ability, killings, supernatural, supernatural power ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Crown Lake (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
TV show
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 ⇓
66%
 7.3
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The Cry (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 231 min.
TV show
Story: The disappearance of a baby from a small coastal town in Australia is the catalyst for a journey into the disintegrating psychology of a young couple as they deal with an unthinkable tragedy under both the white light of public scrutiny and behind ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, compassionate, tense
Plot: missing child, wife husband relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, desperation, saving a life, investigation, uncover truth, husband wife relationship, accusation, relationship problems, dysfunctional family, family problems ...
Place: australia, scotland
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65%