Movies like Shiver 2003

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Shiver (2003)
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Shiver (2003)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sammi (Athena Chu) and her husband Chan (Francis Ng) try to find ways to salvage their dying marriage after Sammi is injured during a robbery. The second chance at resolving their marital issues is embraced, but it also creates a dangerous situation for Sammi as she begins to have terrifying premonitions of brutal murders. Her intuitions are helpful to Chan, who's a detective, but they also put the couple at the top of the murderer's list.
Style: tense, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, mind bending, serious, realistic, stylized, surprise ending, offbeat ...
Plot: police investigation, murder, supernatural ability, heist, supernatural, crimes, mystery, rescue, family problems, crumbling marriage, male female relationship, able to see the dead, hallucination, serial killer, afterlife, law enforcement, unfulfillment, fight, police officer, violence, death, torture, morgue, memory loss, restaurant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century

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Most similar movies to Shiver

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, rough and scary films with plots about deadly, murder, crimes, danger, mystery, serial killer and police investigation mostly in Mystery, Crime and Horror genres. Some movies like Shiver: The Seamstress (2009), 6th Commandment Cross (2012), Furnace (2007), Nightmare Detective (2006), Hellraiser: Inferno (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Seamstress (2009)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 76 min.
Story: The Seamstress was brought into being by the desperate curse of an innocent woman being tortured to death by a vigilante mob. Voracious for blood, the hideously-mutilated specter hunts a small group of friends who become trapped on the island where ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: seamstress, island, afterlife, curse, vigilantism, crimes, ghost, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, family problems, serial killer, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
6th Commandment Cross (2012)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Meet Leonard, a man who will help you die with a smile on your face. A young attorney meets his client for the first time, a serial killer known as the "Smiley Face Killer", whose victims all died with a smile on their faces.
Style: tense, serious, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, crimes, euthanasia, lawyer, mercy killing, murder, suicide, rivalry, angel of death, danger, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 3.8
 745
Furnace (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A ghost story taking place at a maximum security prison. A detective (Michael Paré ) is called to investigate a string of unexplained deaths as the prisoners fear for their lives.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, murder, prison, supernatural, confined, crimes, rivalry, mystery, investigation, police detective, violence, evil spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Nightmare Detective (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Three people in Tokyo take a surreal voyage of self-discovery through memory and nightmares. "O" intends suicide while talking on a cell-phone with a stranger he meets on line who plans a simultaneous suicide. Events take a horrifying ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough, slasher ...
Plot: nightmare, serial killer, police investigation, mind game, supernatural, murder, mystery, rivalry, crimes, supernatural ability, psychopath, surrealism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Hellraiser: Inferno (2000)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A shady police detective becomes embroiled in a strange world of murder, sadism and madness after being assigned a murder investigation against a madman known only as "The Engineer".
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, nightmare, police detective, chase, good versus evil, police investigation, psychopath, mind game, crimes, escapades, supernatural, race against time ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 7.1
 990
Skinwalkers (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Faced with the murder of three medicine men, Navajo police must find the culprit. That the murders appear to be the work of a Skinwalker, or bad medicine man, complicate and illuminate the detective's work.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, mind bending
Plot: murder, native american, supernatural ability, police investigation, americana, vengeance, crimes, serial killer, law enforcement, curses spells and rituals, beach, healing power ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, utah, arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 5.9
 824
Another Heaven (2000)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A pair of hard-boiled Tokyo cops are investigating a gruesome murder: after killing the victim, the murderer cut his skull open and cooked his brain in a stew. As they try to track down the killer, they discover that, quite literally, everybody is a ...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, serial killer, police detective, mystery, crimes, psychopath, violence spree, riddles and clues, who done it, supernatural ability, hallucination ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Chasing Ghosts (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A serial killer targeting the city's mobsters taunts police with clues and photos left behind at the crime scenes. A veteran cop takes on a rookie partner hoping to crack one last case before retiring. As the web of deception and lies unravels, ...
Style: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, manhunt, police investigation, psychopath, law enforcement, track down, rivalry, mystery, riddles and clues, one last job, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Murders in the Rue Morgue (1986)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Horror
Country: France, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, rivalry, retirement, riddles and clues, serial killer, police investigation, crimes, law enforcement, mystery, golden years, mad scientist, mass murder ...
Time: 1940s, 19th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Art of the Devil (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Thailand
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A pregnant woman is abandoned by her lover. Enraged, she goes to a witch doctor and uses black magic to have her ex and his family killed, only for another woman claiming to be her lover's secret mistress to claim his inheritance and move into ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, murder, mystery, vengeance, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, pregnancy, woman in danger, mistress, black magic, infidelity ...
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Forest of Death (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In a mysterious forest in Thailand, many suicidal youths disappear and rescue teams can not find the way out even with compass. The ambitious reporter May is making sensationalist journalism exploring the deaths in the forest. Her boyfriend and ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: forest, investigation, murder, police detective, death, suicide, mystery, supernatural, journalism, crimes, who done it, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.8
 2K
The Sight (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The American successful architect Michael Lewis travels to London with his partner and friend, the builder Jake, to refurbish an old hotel. Michael is having successive nightmares, and once in London, he realizes that twenty-one spirits are trying ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: ghost, serial killer, afterlife, hotel, architect, supernatural, haunted by the past, law enforcement, crimes, supernatural ability, investigation, mind game ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.5
 690
The Victim (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ting, an actress for murder illustration is hired to simulate a real-life murder case of Min, a former Miss Thailand who was brutally killed.
Style: mind bending, serious, psychological, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: supernatural power, murder, ghost, psychopath, serial killer, supernatural, mind game, police investigation, protagonist as suspect, dishonesty, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Devil's Muse (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, gothic, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, supernatural, hollywood, investigation, mystery, showbiz, law enforcement, crimes, dishonesty, filmmaking, unsolved crime ...
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Double Vision (2002)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An FBI Agent pairs with a troubled Taiwan cop to hunt for a serial killer who's embedding a mysterious fungus in the brains of victims.
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, fbi, police investigation, uncover truth, dishonesty, mind game, track down, mystery, master criminal, fish out of water, murder, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: taiwan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Unborn But Forgotten (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: South Korea
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A website is seemingly killing every woman who views it within fifteen days. While investigating the phenomenon, a female reporter begins an investigation that leads to the discovery of the site known only as The White Room.
Style: serious, mind bending, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, computers and web, journalism, crimes, inventions and discoveries, technophobia, pregnancy, curses spells and rituals, technology gone awry, mystery, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Sleepwalker (2000)
Genre: Mystery, Horror, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ulrik Hansson is 45 years old and lives a secure life in a Swedish residential district together with his wife Monika and their two children. He's got a well-paid job as an architect and builds a new detached house which the family will move ...
Style: mind bending, rough, bleak, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: memory loss, murder, on the run, mystery, crimes, family problems, disappearance, family relations, sleepwalking, deadly, blood
Time: 90s
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.2
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Rainbow Eyes (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Officers Kyung-yoon CHO and Eun-joo PARK are on the hunt a killer following duo of ghastly murders. The victims carry a common military past, and the secret of their past must be unraveled to find the killer.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, mind bending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, uncover truth, mystery, vengeance, haunted by the past, law enforcement, crimes, who done it, partners, police detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 6.2
 535
Our Town (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Kyung-ju is a struggling novelist who writes violent and gory murder mysteries. When a fierce argument with his landlady ends in her death, he stages the killing so that it looks like the act of the serial killer that has been terrorizing his ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, police investigation, psychopath, crimes, track down, rivalry, wannabe, law enforcement, who done it, mystery, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Thorne: Scaredycat (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: D.I. Tom Thorne's latest case puts him on the hunt for not one, but two serial killers, who seem to be working together, yet killing separately.
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: police investigation, murder, crimes, police detective, law enforcement, fighting crime, serial killer, murderous pair, strangulation, psychopath, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.8
 992
Cold & Dark (2005)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Detective Mortimer Shade is somehow killed in a freezer, a parasite called a grail possesses his body, revives him, but he needs blood to stay alive. His partner John Dark accepts the new situation and together they become vigilantes, judging ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, stylized, slasher
Plot: police investigation, race against time, murder, deadly creature, supernatural, buddies, vigilantism, police brutality, transformation, violence spree, psychopath, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.3
 82
Blood Ties (2009)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of students solve the mystery of a 20 year old murder. Now they fight to stay alive while being hunted one by one.
Style: slasher, suspense, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: college, murder, serial killer, crimes, mystery, youth, stalking, struggle for survival, investigation, rivalry, conspiracy, college life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.3
 464
Hunting Humans (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Meet Aric Blue. He's young. He's handsome. He's successful. He's also a serial killer. He picks his victims at random, stalking them and taking advantage of the patterns in their life to kill them. He's the ultimate serial ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, psychological, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, mind game, police investigation, rivalry, crimes, mystery, murderous pair, law enforcement, dangerous attraction, who done it ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 3.3
 1K
Nightstalker (2002)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A stylish horror film based on the life of Richard Ramirez, aka the Nightstalker, who terrorized people in Los Angeles during the 1980s.
Style: scary, serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, police investigation, mind game, police detective, crimes, murderous pair, law enforcement, true crime, violence, rape ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.3
 3K
Retribution (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A detective investigates a series of murders. A possible serial killer might be on a rampage, since they all are in the same vicinity and by the same method, but as the evidence points toward the detective as the prime suspect, a ghost in red ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, ghost, murder, uncover truth, mystery, supernatural, mysterious character, psychopath, rivalry, track down, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.4
 524
Nobody (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A cold-blooded killer gets caught up in a surreal game of death in this neo-noir thriller starring Costas Mandylor. The winter winds are whipping outside when the unremorseful assassin dispatches with his latest target. But this time something goes ...
Style: neo noir, tense, surreal, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, gangsters, hitman, rivalry, intrigue, crimes, manhunt, supernatural, mysterious character, tough heroes, criminal heroes, master warrior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
A Thief of Time (2003)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Officers Leaphorn and Chee search for a missing anthropologist suspected of stealing artifacts from a burial site.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: archaeologist, police detective, police investigation, riddles and clues, society, mystery, protagonist as suspect, crimes, culture clash, missing person, murder, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 43K
Cleaner (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Single father and former cop Tom Cutler has an unusual occupation: he cleans up death scenes. But when he's called in to sterilize a wealthy suburban residence after a brutal shooting, Cutler is shocked to learn he may have unknowingly erased ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, crimes, murder, police corruption, ex law enforcer, murder investigation, mystery, ex cop, corrupt law enforcer, law enforcement, protagonist as suspect, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Wizard of Gore (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the darkly phantasmagorical world of the carnival magician and sideshow hypnotist, the gruesome "illusions" of Montag the Magnificent are unique in that they seem to become retroactive reality long after the the tricks are done. Is it ...
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, surreal ...
Plot: hypnosis, murder, police investigation, supernatural, mysterious character, mystery, mind game, psychopath, serial killer, rivalry, crimes, wizards and magicians ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.9
 240
Murder Eleven (2013)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A serial killer is loose on the streets of Atlantic City. His ten victims are prostitutes, his methods are ruthless and yet his motives are unknown. Two embattled homicide detectives, Mayfield and Jesse, are in a race against time to catch this ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, homicide detective, race against time, prostitute, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, mystery, amateur detective, who done it, murder, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: atlantic city, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%