Movies and TV shows like The Collector 2004

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The Collector (2004)
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The Collector (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Collector is a Canadian supernatural drama television series about a man attempting to help save people who have bargained their souls with the Devil. After over 600 years of "collecting" the souls of people at the end of their 10-year deals, Morgan Pym negotiates with the Devil for the ability to aid the damned in redeeming themselves rather than sending them to Hell. Under the Devil's mocking gaze, Morgan assists his "clients" in undoing the damage their deals have done because of the devil shifting good luck towards the client and away from others. The series is set in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, where it was also filmed. CHUM cancelled the program after three seasons.
Style: tense, atmospheric, serious, gloomy, thought provoking
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deal with the devil, haunted by the past, unfulfillment, hopes, redemption, danger, escapades, unfulfilled love, mystery, tragic hero, supernatural, salvation, destiny, mysterious character, immortality, imaginary, devil, negotiation, collector, crime and punishment, lifesaver, immortal, afterlife, hell, satan ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s
Place: canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, atmospheric and captivating films and TV series with plots about supernatural, mystery, imaginary, danger, supernatural power, supernatural ability and haunted by the past mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Collector: The Dead Zone (2002), The Returned (2012), Forever Knight (1992), American Gods (2017), Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Dead Zone (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Dead Zone, aka Stephen King's Dead Zone was an American-Canadian science fiction/suspense series starring Anthony Michael Hall as Johnny Smith, who discovers he has developed psychic abilities after a coma. The show, credited as "based ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: psychic power, psychic, supernatural ability, supernatural power, changing the past or future, supernatural, life changing experience, friendship, time traveler, time travel, life turned upside down, sheriff ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
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The Returned (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: In the shadow of an enormous hydraulic dam, the lives of the residents of a small French town are changed to their core when hundreds of previously dead relatives all return home on the same day.
Style: mind bending, captivating, atmospheric, touching, suspenseful ...
Plot: resurrection, afterlife, small town, accident, teenage life, supernatural, miraculous event, death, haunted by the past, dealing with death, serial killer, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Forever Knight (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, West Germany
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Forever Knight is a Canadian television series about Nick Knight, an 800-year-old vampire working as a police detective in modern day Toronto. Wracked with guilt for centuries of killing others, he seeks redemption by working as a homicide detective ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, light, captivating ...
Plot: vampire human love, vampire, police detective, secret identity, immortality, haunted by the past, rivalry, mystery, crimes, obsessive quest, law enforcement, mysterious character ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.8
 75K
American Gods (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on Neil Gaiman's fantasy novel about an ex-con who becomes the traveling partner of a conman who turns out to be one of the older gods trying to recruit troops to battle the upstart deities.
Style: serious, tense, psychedelic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: legends and myths, supernatural ability, mysterious character, drugs/alcohol, mystery, supernatural, ex convict, mythology, danger, death, travel, deception ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction (1997)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction is an American television anthology series created by Lynn Lehmann, presented by Dick Clark Productions, and produced and aired by the Fox network from 1997 to 2002. Each episode featured five stories, all of which ...
Style: gloomy, offbeat, clever, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: fictional reality, uncover truth, supernatural, danger, supernatural ability, ghost, mystery, imaginary, destiny, figment, belief, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kingdom Hospital (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: Stephen King's take on the masterpiece series by Lars von Trier. The story takes place in a hospital in Lewiston, Maine, built on the site of a Civil War-era mill fire in which many children died.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, mystery, hospital, psychic power, supernatural, mysterious character, danger, supernatural ability, losing-it hero, deadly, haunted by the past, doctors and patients ...
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Intruders (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Members of a secret society chase immortality by seeking refuge in the bodies of others.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: secret society, crimes, immortality, haunted by the past, mystery, missing person, dishonesty, danger, death, supernatural, conspiracy, ex-cop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Sanctuary (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of the beautiful, enigmatic and always surprising Dr. Helen Magnus, a brilliant scientist who holds the secrets of a clandestine population called Abnormals - a group of strange and sometimes terrifying beings that hide among humans. ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting, stylized, offbeat ...
Plot: supernatural, mutant, scientist, transformation, rescue, team, laboratory, research, experiment, mystery, crimes, crime ...
Time: future, 2000s, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Bitten (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Elena Micheals thought she left the world of supernatural behind when she left Stonehaven behind 'for good this time' she thought. Until the night she got the mysterious call from her pack leader asking her to come back. So now she is ...
Style: serious, tense, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, new york, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.7
 39K
Torchwood (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Torchwood is a British science fiction television programme created by Russell T Davies. The series is a spin-off from the 2005 revival of the long-running science fiction programme Doctor Who. Torchwood follows the exploits of a small team of alien ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, captivating
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: special agents, supernatural, paranormal investigation, homosexual, heroic mission, alien, investigation, heroes, adventure, team, alien encounter, save the world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: europe, england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.3
 15K
Resurrection (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Resurrection is an American fantasy drama television series based on the book The Returned by Jason Mott that follows the residents of Arcadia, Missouri, whose lives are upended when their loved ones return from the dead, unaged since their deaths.
Style: serious, captivating, atmospheric, touching, tense ...
Plot: afterlife, resurrection, investigation, back from the dead, supernatural, uncover truth, family relations, miraculous event, surprising revelation, parents and children, haunted by the past, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Dresden Files (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A Chicago-based wizard works as a private investigator.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: magic, magical, supernatural, wizards and magicians, investigation, private detective, wizards, imaginary, mystery, crimes, crime, paranormal activity ...
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Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 270 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 80K
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Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: mind bending, captivating, serious, touching, stylized ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.8
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The Listener (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.2
 6K
Blood Ties (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Blood Ties is a Canadian television series based on the Blood Books by Tanya Huff; the show was created by Peter Mohan. It is set in Toronto, Canada and has a similar premise to an earlier series also set in Toronto, Forever Knight, in which a ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, rough
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Brimstone (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Revelations (2005)
Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Set just before the start of Armageddon, the mini-series will follow two central characters, a physicist and a nun, who are racing against the clock to see if the end of the world apocalypse can be averted. Bill Pullman plays Dr. Richard Massey, a ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: nun, end of the world, save the world, apocalypse, race against time, murder, investigation, mystery, mysterious character, supernatural, uncover truth, amateur detective ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Immortal (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Immortal is a Canadian television series which aired from October 2000 to June 2001 and had 22 episodes.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Plot: good versus evil, demon, heroes, supernatural, vengeance, deadly, danger, escapades, superhuman powers, rivalry, crimes, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 16th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Moth Diaries (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA, Ireland
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Rebecca is suspicious of Ernessa, the new arrival at her boarding school. But is Rebecca just jealous of Ernessa's bond with Lucie, or does the new girl truly possess a dark secret?
Style: gothic, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: vampire, boarding school, boarding school life, supernatural, mysterious character, friends, social relations, youth, danger, obsession, female friendship, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Rosemary's Baby (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, France, Canada
Duration: 170 min.
TV show
Story: Modern 3 hour mini-series adaptation of the classic novel by Ira Levin focusing on young Rosemary Woodhouse's suspicions that her neighbors may belong to a Satanic cult who are hell bent on getting one thing: the baby she is carrying.
Style: psychological, surreal, scary, serious, suspense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Mysterious Ways (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Declan Dunn has a fascination with mystical phenomena that began when he was buried under an avalanche and given up for dead. After he miraculously survived, he committed his life to investigating miracles and the absolute proof of their existence. ...
Style: captivating, serious, suspenseful
Plot: miraculous event, investigation, uncover truth, paranormal activity, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, supernatural, mystery, psychiatrist, research, back from the dead, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.9
 65K
Angel (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Angel is an American television series, a spin-off from the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Angel, a 240-year old vampire cursed with a conscience, haunts the dark streets of Los Angeles alone. But after he meets a half-demon with ...
Style: suspenseful, witty, sentimental, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, supernatural ability, vampire slayer, redemption, heroes, investigator, imaginary, good versus evil, monster, magical, alternate reality ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 1990s ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Twilight Zone (1985)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The Twilight Zone is the first of two revivals of Rod Serling's acclaimed 1950/60s television series of the same name. It ran for two seasons on CBS before producing a final season for syndication.
Style: thought provoking, anthology, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, back from the dead, mystery, supernatural ability, mysterious character, nobody believes, human nature, buried truth, investigation, nightmare comes true, imaginary, society ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Messengers (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When a mysterious object crashes to Earth, a group of seemingly unconnected strangers die from the energy pulse, but then awaken to learn that they have assigned the task of preventing the impending Apocalypse.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, bleak
Plot: apocalypse, supernatural ability, angel, superhuman powers, good versus evil, fugitives, rivalry, danger, chaos, crimes, destiny, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Jade Warrior (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Finland, Netherlands, China, Estonia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Thousands of years ago in ancient China, a love struck sword hero fights against his destiny. He wants another chance to be reunited with his loved one and he gets that chance, in a far away place and a far away time, in the cold north, in modern ...
Style: serious, exciting, epic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: legends and myths, reincarnation, danger, rivalry, escapades, supernatural ability, good versus evil, adventure, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, destiny, imaginary ...
Place: finland, europe, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Lost (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Stripped of everything, the survivors of a horrific plane crash must work together to stay alive. But the island holds many secrets.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, psychological, enigmatic, mind bending ...
Plot: survival, island, desert island, plane crash, death, lost, adventure, mysterious place, human nature, destiny, stranded, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%