Movies like Dead Man Working

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Dead Man Working (2016)
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Dead Man Working (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The senior investment banker Jochen Walther is at the peak of his career at the Deutche Bank. He just finished the deal of his life along with his personal assistant Tom Slezak, when during the celebrations he suddendly jumps from the roof of the bank's headquarters in Frankfurt. Was it suicide or even a murder?
Style: social, psychological, unusual plot structure, captivating, visually appealing
Plot: entity, german, finance, conspiracy, prodigy, power, financier, banker, murder, mistrust, luxury, mentor, social status, superior, suicide, gun, wealth, skyscraper, tower, bank, grief, widow, camera, rooftop, rifle ...
Place: germany

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, suspense, captivating and tense films with plots about murder, crimes, danger, deadly, investigation, dishonesty and uncover truth mostly in Thriller genres. Some movies like Dead Man Working: Disposable (2017), Nexus (2010), Papillon Noir (2008), Liars All (2013), Wander (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Disposable (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: What if a man with a mental condition, living in a fantasy world and detached from all emotional responsibility, is in real life the prime suspect for a series of murders targeting young women? Bill Thompson awakens to reality when forced to ...
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, murder of a woman, false accusation, falsely accused, uncover truth, mystery, youth, violence, murder mystery, chase, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Nexus (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Holly is a struggling singer whose life is torn apart when she loses custody of her daughter, Chloe. When she travels to her soon to be ex-husbands estate in the country, for a weekend visit with Chloe, she is shocked to discover that he is missing. ...
Style: neo noir, serious, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: conspiracy, false accusation, on the run, frame up, uncover truth, life turned upside down, betrayal, dishonesty, law enforcement, crimes, murder, gun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Papillon Noir (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Richard has been living alone since his wife left. His reclusion is broken when mysterious vagabond Jack comes to his rescue. Richard offers to put him up for a few days in exchange for some odd jobs. But the press soon starts hinting at a serial ...
Style: tense, captivating, twist ending, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: murder, missing person, serial killer, police, corpse, investigation, danger, crimes, recluse, suspicion, assassin, writers ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france, lyon
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69%
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 1K
Liars All (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On New Year's eve in London, a provocative game spins out of control and ends in murder, the true killer elusive amidst conflicting testimony and hidden motives.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, youth, new year's eve, crimes, mind game, deadly, truth or dare, danger, sex scene, graphic violence, drugs/alcohol, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Stalked by My Doctor: The Return (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dr. Beck, who has changed his name, saves a young teenage girl drowning in Mexico, whom he falls in love with. As always, there are some complications in his way, but he has plans to possibly get past them and get the girl of his dreams.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, psychological, unusual plot structure, disturbing ...
Plot: teenager, rescue from drowning, doctor patient relationship, doctor, fall in love, love and romance, romance, couples, stalker, youth, love, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: san diego california, usa, acapulco mexico
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61%
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Wander (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After getting hired to probe a suspicious death in the small town of Wander, a mentally unstable private investigator becomes convinced the case is linked to the same 'conspiracy cover up' that caused the death of his daughter.
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: paranoia, car accident, conspiracy, murder, small town, fbi agent, grief, post traumatic stress disorder, private detective, death, investigation, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new mexico
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59%
Suspension of Disbelief (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Martin is a screenwriter, who finds himself in one of his own plays: A young woman is found dead in the Thames and no one really knows, what has happened to her.
Style: psychological, serious, sexy, suspenseful, erotic ...
Plot: murder, mystery, artists and showbiz, crimes, writer's life, danger, missing person, uncover truth, sex scene, disappearance, writers, police
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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57%
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Widow's Kiss (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Haunted by his mother's recent death, a young man becomes suspicious of his wealthy father's sexy, new bride. When his father dies mysteriously, the boy decides to investigate.
Style: suspense, psychological, captivating, enigmatic, sexy
Plot: fatal attraction, stepmother stepson relationship, erotica, paranoid, investigation, widow, suspicion, seduction, murder, marriage, death, inheritance ...
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54%
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Child of Mine (2005)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An Alberta small-town police chief officially finds no suspect in the bloody stabbing to death of 'working girl' Jane McGill. Her daughters are adopted two years later, trough his friend Alvin, by a London couple who don't qualify yet ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, scary ...
Plot: adoption, murder, haunted by the past, family problems, family relations, domestic disturbance, uncover truth, family in danger, parents and children, sister sister relationship, suspicion, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, canada, london
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51%
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The Salamander (1981)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An Italian policeman investigates a series of murders involving people in prominent positions. Left behind at each murder scene is a drawing of a salamander. The policeman begins to suspect these murders are linked to a plot to seize control of the ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, enigmatic, captivating ...
Plot: murder, politics, police investigation, political conspiracy, political intrigue, crimes, crime, danger, mystery, political corruption, state affairs, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.8
 198
Telling Lies (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The morning after the night before, a rapid spiral of disastrous telephone calls chart the certain ruin of young Phil's day as he attempts to fib his way out of one scrape after another. Told entirely in animated captions.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: murder, rivalry, mystery, couples, infidelity, who done it, crimes, hidden identity, law enforcement, investigation, life turned upside down, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Devil's Dominoes (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On their way to a weekend hunting trip in the Ozarks, four friends get in to a car accident, killing the driver of the other car...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: vengeance, gangsters, crimes, rivalry, partners, dishonesty, murder, danger, car accident, deadly, devil, mafia
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.8
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Fedz (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In London, just a few years from now, the government have enforced a curfew - no civilians on the streets after dark. A terrorist group have threatened to release a killer virus. Time is running out for the FEDZ.
Style: captivating, suspense, unusual plot structure, contemplative, tense
Plot: revenge, father daughter relationship, ex cia agent, car chase, violence, deception, chase, agent, murder, ex husband ex wife relationship, tough guy, stealing a car ...
Place: los angeles, berlin germany, london
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48%
American Hangman (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An unidentified man posts a live feed on social media showing that he has kidnapped two strangers and intends to kill one before the day is out. His intention is to hold a capital 'trial' online. As the authorities recognize what's ...
Style: macabre, bleak, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: kidnapping, justice, social media, kidnapped, judge, murder, lynching, court, vigilantism, kidnapped man, police investigation, legal action ...
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The Name of the Game Is Kill (1968)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A desert family offers a traveling stranger its hospitality, but the stranger doesn't realize exactly what they have in store for him.
Style: psychological thriller, psychological, surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: murder, desert, ghost town, countryside
Place: arizona
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Presumed Dead in Paradise (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A rebellious teen becomes embroiled in a dark conspiracy that involves her late father, after everyone thinks she drowned while vacationing with her estranged stepmother on an island.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, humorous ...
Plot: boarding school, conspiracy, resort, estrangement, jungle, island, betrayal, vacation, uncover truth, teenager, danger, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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46%
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The Passage (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After the death of his girlfriend Tracy, the American Luke travels to Morocco with his British friend Adam to spend vacation and recover his loss. While in Medina, Luke meets the gorgeous Moroccan nurse Zahra and he offers to walk her home. However, ...
Style: twists and turns, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: danger, couples, tunnel, hotel, conspiracy, deception, cultural difference, tourist, love story, best friends, mountain, set up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: morocco, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Til Death Do Us Part (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman investigates the past of her seemingly ideal husband, a doctor who starts to become increasingly hostile.
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, suspense, psychological thriller
Plot: suspicion, small town, doctor, newlyweds, marriage, danger, uncover truth, murder, crimes, under the surface, heart condition, hallucination ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Legacy: Black Ops (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Nigeria, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Taking refuge in a shabby Brooklyn motel after narrowly surviving a failed mission in Eastern Europe, Black Ops soldier Malcolm Gray (Idris Elba) begins to disintegrate mentally as he broods over the legacy of his actions in this taut psychological ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: conspiracy, obsession, rivalry, mission gone awry, haunted by the past, military, dishonesty, losing-it hero, soldier, isolation, breaking point, campaign ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city
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43%
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Radio Silence (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Relationship Therapist, Dr. Jill Peterman, had the highest-rated call-in radio show when her world was pulled out from under her following the on-air suicide of a female caller named Alexis. Shaken to her core, Dr. Jill walked away from her show ...
Style: suspense, unusual plot structure, psychological thriller, exciting
Plot: investigation, danger, psychologist, serial killer, chase, pursuit, female psychologist, murder, telephone call, radio show, suicide, dialogue
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42%
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911 Nightmare (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Officer Chris McCullers was gravely injured in a shootout and now works on 911-dispatch. Resentful that her career has ended up here, Chris receives a call from a scared kid and dismisses it as a prank. The next day, she learns that the call was all ...
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, captivating, tense ...
Plot: murder, murder mystery, murder investigation, guilty conscience, fighting crime, uncover truth, crime solving, forensics, criminal, crimes, secret identity, cold case ...
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42%
The Rich Man's Wife (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A rich man's wife finds she has a bad prenuptial agreement with an even worse husband. Over drinks with a stranger, she fantasizes about doing her husband in to void the prenupt. The stranger decides to turn her imagination into reality much to ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, non-linear ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: murder, bar, police investigation, vengeance, crimes, manipulations, manipulation, couples, dangerous attraction, false accusation, mind game, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, london, australia, israel
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42%
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Choke (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Henry, an uptight businessman who sometimes acts with questionable ethics, nevertheless rejects Ron, a scam artist who wants a partner. Ron won't let up and finds a lever to blackmail Henry, whose daughter Gina has killed a pedestrian in a ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: murder, hitman, mystery, unlikely criminals, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, parents and children, manipulation, crime, danger, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Dead Silent (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Julia Kerrbridge is working hard to become a doctor. Suddenly, Julia finds herself the guardian of her young niece, Amanda, after her parents were found murdered.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, woman in danger, nudity (full frontal - brief), child in peril, graphic violence, dishonesty, danger, deadly, crimes, mute or deaf, youth, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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39%
Way of the Wicked (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lawrence Salva's script centers on a detective (Facinelli), on the trail of a murderer, who is led to believe that a local teenager, harboring some sort of strange supernatural power, may be involved. Slater plays the man's disbelieving ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, scary ...
Plot: good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, supernatural, murder, danger, demon, crimes, ghost, law enforcement, small town, standoff ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.7
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One in the Gun (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A sexy brain teaser of a thriller with nods to classic film noir of the past mixed with a post-modern flair of David Lynch-style surrealism and surprises. When Mickey Lewis, a homeless struggling artist crosses paths with Katrina, the beautiful rich ...
Style: neo noir, serious, twists and turns, psychological, surreal ...
Plot: femme fatale, breasts, couples, love triangle, infidelity, dishonesty, danger, strong sexual content, power relations, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), wealth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Refuge (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A post-apocalyptic thriller set in the ruins of a collapsed America, Refuge follows a family’s struggle to survive and rebuild a life in the absence of civilization. In the wake of a catastrophic plague, the family lives a lonely existence, ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological
Plot: post apocalypse, survival, end of the world, home invasion, epidemic, murder, medication, gang, family home, husband wife relationship, child in peril, held at gunpoint ...
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38%
Manhunt: Escape to the Carpathians (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A breathless criminal hunt, which leads into the remote mountain world of Romania, with the portrait of a foreign country, which has remained standing in time. Hanna Landauer and Sven Schröder are part of a special unit of the LKA, which traps ...
Plot: hunting, police, re-education, international, female nudity, romanian, german, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: romania, germany, uruguay, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.5
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Slip (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "Slip" is the story of Sarah, a young woman who witnessed her mother's murder as a child. Now grown, Sarah is haunted by her mother's memory, her restless soul, opening a gateway for the spirits of the recently departed. Sarah is ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, psychological, rough ...
Plot: ghost, vengeance, danger, murder, haunted by the past, crimes, supernatural, a vision, clairvoyant, investigation, death, mentally unstable ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.5
 627
The Key (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Depuis peu Eric Vincent, trentenaire sans histoire, a un fort sentiment de malaise. Est-ce la peur d'avoir un enfant ou celle de voir brutalement resurgir le fantôme d'un père qu'il n'a jamais connu ? Un matin, un inconnu ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, neo noir, twists and turns ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, life turned upside down, haunted by the past, uncover truth, crimes, dishonesty, estrangement, investigation, murder, dead father, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: europe, france
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36%