Movies like Long Day's Journey into Night

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Long Day's Journey into Night (2018)
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Long Day's Journey into Night (2018)
Original name: 地球最后的夜晚
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: China, France
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Luo Hongwu returns to Kaili, the hometown from which he fled many years ago. He begins the search for the woman he loved, and whom he has never been able to forget.
Style: twists and turns, enigmatic, captivating, psychological, tense, surreal
Plot: homecoming, night, chinaman, love, investigation, mysterious woman, romance, memories, train, billiards, gun, dream, ping pong, kiss, cigarette, brunette, cigarette smoking, dress, chinawoman, slim, playing pool, sexy legs, pretty legs, slender legs, thin attractive woman ...
Time: year 2000

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, captivating, serious and tense films with plots about mystery, investigation, crimes, murder, death, uncover truth and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Drama, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like Long Day's Journey into Night: Mulholland Dr. (1999), Kaili Blues (2015), Stunts (1977), Autumn Lights (2016), At the Gate of the Ghost (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mulholland Dr. (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Initially, "Mulholland Dr." was to mark David Lynch's return to television. It is a retooling of a script originally shot as a 94-minute pilot for a TV series (co-written with TV screenwriter Joyce Eliason) for the channel ABC, which ...
Style: psychedelic, surreal, twists and turns, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: lesbian relationship, investigation, audition, amnesia, hollywood, actress, death, passion, pilot, cowboy, manipulation
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Kaili Blues (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: China
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the subtropical province of Guizhou, Chen Sheng embarks on a journey to find his nephew.
Style: surreal
Plot: passage of time, clinic, underwater scene, old photograph, fish, tape recorder, waterfall, tunnel, river, cemetery, boat, hairdresser ...
Time: future
Place: china
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100%
 5.5
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Stunts (1977)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a stunt man dies while he is involved in the making of a motion picture, his brother takes his place in order to find out what really happened.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: filmmaking, murder, danger, investigation, mystery, amateur detective, crimes, who done it, stuntman, best friends, journalism, deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Autumn Lights (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Iceland, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An American photographer adrift in a remote Icelandic community becomes entangled in the lives of a mysterious European couple.
Style: enigmatic, suspense, captivating, touching
Plot: cheating wife, photographer, infidelity, clue, desire, love, husband wife relationship, sex scene, suicide, autumn, couples, adultery ...
Place: paris france, europe, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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At the Gate of the Ghost (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Thailand
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Adapted from Japanese film called Rashomon, U Mong Pa Meung (The Outrage) takes place in a wood during Thai’s Lanna period where a mysterious murder happens. The story is told through three witnesses: a young monk, woodcutter and undertaker.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, mystery, uncover truth, injustice, dishonesty, deadly, investigation, who done it, life is a bitch, society, crimes, under the surface ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.4
 12K
Shock Corridor (1963)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Determined to pull in the Pulitzer Prize, reporter Johnny Barrett will go to any length necessary to win the coveted award. When he learns of an unsolved murder committed at a mental institution, Barrett devises a scheme to solve it and earn himself ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: mental institution, murder, mental illness, investigation, doctors and patients, journalism, losing-it hero, power relations, uncover truth, insanity, psychiatrist, stripper ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: africa, japan, mount fuji, united states, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Other Side of Sleep (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Ireland, Netherlands, Hungary
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Loosely inspired by the director’s own memory of a girl’s disappearance from her village, the film follows Arlene (Antonia Campbell-Hughes), a young factory worker living alone in a rural Irish community.
Style: surreal, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, investigation, obsession, who done it, crimes, amateur detective, insomnia, small town, paranoia, corpse, funeral, sleepwalking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Headwinds (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sarah tells Paul that she wants out of their marriage; the next day she disappears. A year later and Paul along with their children return to his childhood town to start anew after the loss of his wife and their mother.
Style: touching, psychological, serious, tense, realistic ...
Plot: homecoming, starting over, missing person, family relations, hopes, haunted by the past, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, creative block, life is a bitch, parents and children, driving lesson ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Gone Girl (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: mystery, missing person, police investigation, twists & turns, murder mystery, manipulation, investigation, disappearance, missing wife, infidelity, femme fatale, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s, year 2012
Place: usa, missouri, new york, manhattan new york city, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Million Dollar Hotel (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The Million Dollar Hotel starts with a jump from a roof top that clears up a death in a hotel that was burning to the ground where a lot of strange people had been living.
Style: enigmatic, psychological, captivating, intellectual, melancholic ...
Plot: hotel, murder, investigation, private detective, mystery, deadly, mentally challenged, friendship, love, misfit, prostitute, americana ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
A Land Imagined (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Singapore, France, Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A lonely construction worker from China goes missing at a Singapore land reclamation site, and a sleepless police investigator must put himself in the mind of the migrant to uncover the truth beneath all that sand.
Style: psychological, captivating, tense, atmospheric, neo noir
Plot: construction worker, police investigation, mysterious disappearance, police inspector, migrant, accident, uncover truth, murder, crimes, police, neo-noir, missing person ...
Time: 21st century
Place: singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Reaching Distance (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Logan, a cynic with a photographic memory, follows his sister's killer onto a night-rider bus. As the line between past and present begins to blur on the journey, Logan uncovers he has a complex past with much more than one passenger.
Style: psychological, suspense, tense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: killer, memory, memories, confronting the past, fantasy becomes reality, photographic memory, false memory, tragic past, murder investigation, revenge, promiscuous past, flashback sequence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Americano (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A real estate agent from Paris arrives in Los Angeles to settle his late mother's estate, but a found photograph sends him on an impromptu journey to Mexico to find a woman named Lola.
Style: atmospheric, sentimental, psychological, touching, captivating ...
Plot: inheritance, estate, homecoming, love, journey, mysterious woman, couples, dealing with death, pole dancer, film starts with sex, male objectification, woman wearing black lingerie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, usa, los angeles, latin america, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Awakened (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Samantha believes that her father murdered her mother. In her exhausting search for the truth about her young mother's untimely death 14 years earlier, Samantha receives help from beyond the grave.
Style: twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, uncover truth, investigation, murder, haunted by the past, crimes, mystery, parents and children, small town, small town life, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Circle of Friends (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Maggie returns to her hometown to dedicate a scholarship in her late husband's name. While there, she reconnects with old friends and comes to believe that her husband's death is tied to the mysterious deaths of several old classmates..
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, old friends, mystery, homecoming, school, crimes, deadly, career woman, seduction, small town, investigation, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 8.2
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Talvar (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A hardened cop deals with three conflicting perspectives involving a brutal double murder. The case is complicated as the prime suspects are the parents who supposedly killed their teenage daughter.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, suspense, tense, psychological
Plot: murder, investigation, suspect, police detective, crimes, police, crime scene, domestic servant, planting evidence, danger, murder investigation, female director
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Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kaitlyn, an ER nurse who is tending to a young stabbing victim, is accidentally electrocuted by the defibrillator that is used in an effort to save the woman's life. Almost immediately Kaitlyn starts to experience the victim's memories. ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: uncover truth, mystery, crimes, supernatural, victim, investigation, danger, strong female presence, law enforcement, supernatural ability, life is a bitch, stabbing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Last Year at Marienbad (1961)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Takes place in a chateau, an ambiguous story of a man and a woman who may or may not have met last year at Marienbad.
Style: mind bending, psychological, surreal, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: chateau, hotel, mystery, obsession, amnesia, haunted by the past, romance, new wave, dishonesty, love affair, destiny, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Suspecting that the cecassion of the tides may indicate an impending earthquake, Seismologist Alice arrives in her hometown of Baie-Comeau, Quebec to commence her investigation. Soon confronted by numerous figures from her past, the unusual weather ...
Style: touching, psychological, atmospheric, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: mystery, haunted by the past, couple relations, dishonesty, romance, small town, small town life, homecoming, forces of nature, uncover truth, gender, gays and lesbians ...
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Elon Doesn't Believe in Death (2016)
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Style: enigmatic, psychological thriller, tense, psychological, disturbing ...
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
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Style: psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, love, fall in love, intrigue, love triangle, romance, voyeur, cafe, dishonesty, flirt, flirting, mistaken identity ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, tokyo, montmartre paris, new york, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Complete Unknown (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Tom’s birthday dinner party is turned upside down by the unexpected arrival of Alice, an old flame who changed her identity and vanished without a trace 15 years prior.
Style: ambiguous ending, suspense, mysterious, psychotronic, mind bending ...
Plot: eternal youth, new identity, love, addiction, supernatural ability, psychosis, romance, lie, hidden identity, new life, stage magician, doctor ...
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Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A man becomes haunted by his past and is presented with a mysterious legacy that causes him re-think his current situation in life.
Style: psychological, enigmatic, captivating, disturbing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Moustache (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: One day, on a whim, Marc decides to shave off the moustache he's worn all of his adult life. He waits patiently for his wife's reaction, but neither she nor his friends seem to notice. Stranger still, when he finally tells them, they all ...
Style: surreal, psychological, serious, meditative, emotional ...
Plot: mystery, riddles and clues, insanity, husband wife relationship, hotel, existentialism, shaving, escape, bathtub, photograph, moustache, loneliness ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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UV (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: During the absence of Philipp, in his house appears the stranger, who calls himself Boris. He says that he was the school comrade of Philipp and it arrived to visit old friend. Boris charms all households and remains to await Philipp. Only one ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: murder, family relations, mystery, crimes, hidden identity, danger, estate, mysterious character, dishonesty, stranger, mysterious past, paranoia ...
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Photon (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
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Duration: 107 min.
Story: Prepare yourself for a sensory overload of epic proportions. Nothing less than the history of the universe, the formation of the stars and planets, the origins of matter, and the daunting post-human future that lies ahead are explored in this ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, psychological
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Time: future
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Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A well-respected professor who is a celebrated novelist and loving husband loses himself when he becomes obsessed with an ambitious and talented student.
Style: enigmatic, psychological, suspense, twists and turns
Plot: teacher student relationship, college professor, infidelity, college student, manipulation, extramarital affair, husband wife relationship, adultery, older man younger woman relationship, sex scene, mystery, emotional manipulation ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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Zero Woman R (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A mysterious female spy is recruited to infiltrate the Japanese underworld and gather evidence for a clandestine secretive branch of the Tokyo Police Department.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: female assassin, assassin, crimes, criminal, penetration, spy, fighting crime, mysterious woman, seductress, female spy, mystery, organized crime ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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Shuffle (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Lovell Milo is a man who begins experiencing his life out of order; every day he wakes up at a different age, on a different day of his life, never knowing where or when he’s going to be once he falls asleep. He’s terrified and wants it to stop ...
Style: captivating, psychological, twists and turns, tense, serious ...
Plot: time travel, supernatural, adult as child, supernatural ability, disorder, photographer, romance, society, couples, friendship, misfit, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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Under the Sand (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When her husband goes missing at the beach, a female professor begins to mentally disintegrate as her denial of his disappearance becomes delusional.
Style: bleak, sincere, suspenseful, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: missing person, delusion, death, disappearance, tourist, coping, haunted by the past, love and romance, couple relations, mystery, crimes, mentally unstable ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s
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