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Stereo (2014)
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Stereo (2014)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Erik has is own motorbike workshop in a sleepy little town. He may have the telling word ‘scoundrel’ tattooed onto his lower arm but he nonetheless creates an impression of a well-behaved average Joe. His relationship with his girlfriend Julia is going well and her daughter Linda is very fond of her new Dad. But then all of a sudden the mysterious Henry appears and begins following him about like a sinister shadow. The more Erik tries to shake off his diabolical guest the more Henry intrudes into his life. But then when a violent gangster named Keitel enters the fray and threatens not only Erik but Julia and Linda, Erik’s seemingly ideal world begins to run off the rails.
Style: psychological, surreal, serious, suspenseful, mind bending, tense
Plot: obsession, danger, haunted by the past, mysterious character, stalking, introspection, losing-it hero, disorder, imaginary character, small town, life turned upside down, unfulfillment, female nudity, psychiatrist, amnesia, bare breasts, cleavage, injury
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany

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Most similar movies to Stereo

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and psychological films with plots about danger, crimes, deadly, obsession, murder, haunted by the past and dishonesty mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Stereo: Enter the Dangerous Mind (2013), The Contractor (2013), The Perfect Roommate (2011), Unter Nachbarn (2011), Kaaterskill Falls (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Enter the Dangerous Mind (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A psychological thriller set in the world of underground dubstep, Snap is the story of Jim Whitman, a brilliant but painfully introverted musician who develops a crush on a young social worker.
Style: psychological, tense, bleak, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, mental illness, dangerous attraction, danger, haunted by the past, stalking, composer, crimes, unfulfillment, mentally unstable, tied feet, tape over mouth
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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95%
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The Contractor (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Elizabeth Chase is busy remodeling her new home with her lawyer husband, Paul and daughter, McKenzie. To make sure it's finished before a charity event they're hosting, the couple hire a contractor, Javier, to help. However Elizabeth ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: obsession, family in danger, psychopath, stalking, danger, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, vengeance, graphic violence, strong female presence, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Perfect Roommate (2011)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Carrie Remington seems like any other struggling waitress who's had a run of bad luck including a recent divorce. Things seem to be improving when she moves in with Ashley Dunnfield, a young woman from a wealthy background who's trying to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: obsession, dangerous attraction, manipulation, manipulations, stalking, dishonesty, danger, haunted by the past, psychopath, revenge, deception, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.0
 722
Unter Nachbarn (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Good Neighbour is a 2011 German film directed by Stephan Rick. It premiered in competition at the 2011 Shanghai International Film Festival and was screened at the 2011 Montreal World Film Festival and the Hof International Film Festival.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, crimes, journalism, neighbor, manslaughter, power relations, buried truth, hidden truth, danger, deadly, friendship between men, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Kaaterskill Falls (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A romantic road trip to the Catskills for some much-needed time alone turns bumpy for Ren (Hilary Howard) and Mitchell (Mitchell Riggs) in this indie film directed by Josh Apter and Peter Olsen. After picking up a hitchhiker, Lyle (Anthony Leslie), ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense, scary ...
Plot: survival, danger, mysterious character, estrangement, wilderness, isolation, stalking, married couple, hitchhiker, sexual content, voyeurism, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.0
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Surveillance (2006)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of an security guard whose spotless record at crime prevention marks the horrifying reality of deception, blackmail and murder.
Style: psychological, tense, serious, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, danger, psychopath, murder, manipulation, mystery, rivalry, dishonesty, security guard, police, obsession, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Shadow of Fear (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a new boy is employed to work in a coffee shop, he turns out to be a schizophrenic who refuses to take his medication, and makes the life of the popular young waitress who works there a misery.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, mental illness, woman in danger, danger, psychopath, crimes, life turned upside down, threat, possessed human, hunted, mentally unstable ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
A Lover's Revenge (2005)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In Philadelphia, the psychologist Dr. Liz Manners is the host of the WLOR Talk Radio Show giving advices about relationships to her audience. When she suggests to her listener Sara Jane to leave her abusive and obsessive husband Kyle Lundstrom, Sara ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: revenge, psychopath, obsession, woman in danger, destructive relationship, danger, stalking, terrorism, radio show, murder, vengeance, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Red Amnesia (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A retired widow has her daily routine derailed when she starts receiving mysterious, anonymous phone calls.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense
Plot: uncover truth, haunted by the past, obsession, under the surface, murder, widow, anonymous telephone call, mother son relationship, ghost, aquarium, garbage, cultural revolution ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.7
 2K
A Crime (2006)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Vincent's life is on hold until he finds his wife's killer. Alice, his neighbor, is convinced she can make him happy. She decides to invent a culprit, so that Vincent can find revenge and leave the past behind. But there is no ideal ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, disturbing, psychological, serious ...
Plot: taxi, murder, haunted by the past, frame up, vengeance, neighbor, obsession, taxi driver, dog, boomerang, crimes, obsessive quest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.6
 746
The Deposition (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a man is involved in a car wreck that kills his former lover, his life is derailed and his mind is splintered with guilt and the subsequent uncertainty about what exactly happened.
Style: tense, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: memory loss, uncover truth, losing-it hero, haunted by the past, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, deadly, a vision, dealing with death
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.7
 695
Storage (2009)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Working at an underground city storage facility, a young man discovers evidence of a murder and vows to bring the killer to justice.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: murder, crimes, obsession, injustice, vigilantism, frame up, deadly, storage unit, investigation, danger, death of father, evidence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.6
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Chaos (2000)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man gets involved in a kidnapping scheme with the wife of a wealthy businessman. She lets herself be tied up and confined in his house while he sends the ransom demand. When he returns home that night, however, he finds her laying dead on the ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, bleak ...
Plot: confined, crime gone awry, deadly, mystery, obsession, riddles and clues, danger, disorder, kidnapping, switching roles, abduction, crime ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Cry of the Owl (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Germany, France, UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman becomes inexplicably attracted to a man who is stalking her. When her boyfriend goes missing, the stalker is the immediate suspect, until a game of jealousy and betrayal turns deadly.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: mysterious character, danger, small town life, obsession, love and romance, stalking, deadly, crimes, couples, neighbor, small town, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
 1K
Duress (2009)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Haunted with nightmares of his wife's recent suicide and struggling to mend the relationship with his only daughter, Richard is caught as a witness to the violence of Abner Solvie. He finds himself at the mercy of a charismatic killer and ...
Style: tense, serious, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, crimes, parents and children, danger, family relations, blackmail, widower, father daughter relationship, murder, salvation, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.0
 1K
Pimp (2010)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A week in the life of Woody; a Soho pimp, as seen through the eyes of concealed documentary cameras: A week which spirals brutally out of control.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pimp, gangsters, danger, crimes, prostitute, nothing goes right, disorder, drugs/alcohol, profanity, sexual content, crime, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.7
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Another Me (2013)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A teenager finds her perfect life upended when she's stalked by a mysterious doppelganger who has her eyes set on assuming her identity.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, serious, mind bending
Audience: teens
Plot: mysterious character, life turned upside down, haunted by the past, teenage life, mystery, supernatural, parents and children, family relations, profanity, sexual content, strong female presence, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.2
 141
Winter Lily (2000)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a remote part of New England, Clive arrives at Memory Lane, a rustic bed&breakfast. After being welcomed by the charming hostess, Agatha, he soon discovers a diary filled with mystery about the hostess' daughter, Lily. His natural ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: mystery, mind game, obsession, survival, riddles and clues, captivity, missing person, isolation, danger, stalking, confined, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Cradle Will Fall (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The suicide of a pregnant woman begins to look like murder and a county prosecutor is called in to investigate.
Style: serious, tense, psychological, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, pregnancy, who done it, danger, femme fatale, serial killer, law enforcement, woman in danger, power relations, murder mystery, murder investigation, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.7
 808
Gravity (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story of a seemingly settled bank employee who breaks the shackles of his everyday life and becomes a wanderer between worlds. Frederik is an up-and-coming young bank employee who lives an ordinary life. When a bank customer, whom Frederik has ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: heist, disorder, life turned upside down, buddies, crimes, unlikely criminals, dark humor, partners, criminal heroes, dishonesty, suicide by gunshot, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
You Belong to Me (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jeffrey has met the man of this dreams, hunky Frenchman René, he impulsively moves into the same building. The move backfires as Remé becomes cold and distant. Landlady Gladys lavishes attention on her new tenant.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, gloomy ...
Plot: female psychopath, landlady, dangerous attraction, obsession, deadly, couples, crimes, mentally unstable, dishonesty, stalking, danger, gay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.9
 2K
Horsehead (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Since her childhood, Jessica has been haunted by recurrent nightmares whose meaning escapes her. This peculiarity has led her to study the psychophysiology of dreams and to follow a therapy with Sean, her mentor and boyfriend, to try and understand ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, surreal ...
Plot: haunted house, obsession, danger, woman in danger, haunted by the past, homecoming, ghost, paranormal investigation, exorcism, fear, evil force, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.8
 2K
Black Box (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An accident survivor wakes from a coma and confronts old, uncomfortable memories.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: haunted by the past, hospital, memory loss, crimes, investigation, unfulfillment, danger, life is a bitch, heroes, losing-it hero, crime investigation, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Alone with Her (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The harrowing story of a disturbed young man's attempts to win the affections of an unsuspecting young woman. When Doug first sees Amy, he instantly falls for her and begins to watch her every move, going so far as to set up spy cameras in her ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, sexual dysfunction, hidden camera, murder, strangulation, stalker, stalking, danger, crimes, voyeurism, woman in danger, mentally unstable ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Reasonable Doubt (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When up-and-coming District Attorney Mitch Brockden commits a fatal hit-and-run, he feels compelled to throw the case against the accused criminal who was found with the body and blamed for the crime. Following the trial, Mitch's worst fears ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, tense, psychological ...
Plot: life turned upside down, district attorney, dishonesty, false accusation, hotshot lawyer, murder, crime, legal, crimes, serial killer, hit and run, legal investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.8
 929
Gut (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Something is missing in Tom's life. His marriage has lost its spark, his job is suffocating him, and his childhood best friend Dan still clings to the past. Every day he goes through the motions, becoming increasingly detached from those around ...
Style: psychological, tense, disturbing, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: voyeurism, murder, haunted by the past, deadly, best friends, losing-it hero, danger, crimes, violence, friends, life turned upside down, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Hidden Child (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Erica's parents are killed in a traffic accident. She moves to Fjällbacka and discovers she has a brother.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: life is a bitch, investigation, uncover truth, haunted by the past, deadly, mystery, secret past, intrigue, dishonesty, against humanity, crimes, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Something Wicked (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young couple embark upon their honeymoon against the chilling landscapes of the Pacific Northwest. But when tragedy strikes, gruesome secrets from their past collide with sinister forces of the present...
Style: psychological, tense, scary, serious, captivating ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, haunted by the past, danger, couple relations, couples, deadly, violence, wedding, family relations, death, bikini
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.0
 7K
The Silence (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: 13-year-old Sinikka vanishes on a hot summer night. Her bicycle is found in the exact place where a girl was killed 23 years ago. The dramatic present forces those involved in the original case to face their past.
Style: serious, bleak, psychological, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: missing child, child killer, rape, pedophile, police investigation, uncover truth, danger, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, child molester, loss of daughter, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%