Movies like 24 Days

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24 Days (2014)
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24 Days (2014)
Original name: 24 jours
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Ilan Halimi is kidnapped for ransom because Jewish and supposedly rich, his family and the police start a race against time to save him from the tortures of the "gang of barbarians".
Style: serious, disturbing, sincere, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, tense, psychological
Plot: family in crisis, kidnapping, crime, missing child, crimes, family problems, investigation, confined, life is a bitch
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, life is a bitch, kidnapping, danger, confined, family problems and crime mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like 24 Days: In Your Wake (2007), Voice of a Murderer (2007), Daniel and Ana (2009), Blood and Ties (2013), Resilience (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
 81
In Your Wake (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An estranged father returns with plans to open a bar with the son who still harbors resentment towards him.
Style: bleak, serious, disturbing, realistic, psychological
Plot: crimes, crime, vengeance, human nature, parents and children, heist, criminal heroes, boxing, subway, cigarette smoking, father son relationship, bar ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Voice of a Murderer (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: One day, the only son of famous news anchor HAN Kyung-bae, disappears without a trace. Soon, the kidnapper calls the mother demanding a $100,000 ransom. The police assign a veteran inspector to the case and assemble a top-notch task force to work ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, crime gone awry, missing person, confined, crimes, chase, mind game, couple relations, chases and races, danger, rivalry, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Daniel and Ana (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Being kidnapped shatters a brother and sister's harmony, forcing them to confront their desires.
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: kidnapping, incest, obsession, shame, innocence lost, sex, desire, sexual abuse, siblings relations, brother sister incest, family in crisis, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 6.4
 911
Blood and Ties (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Da-eun lives a happy life with her single father, a man who sacrificed everything in his life for her. She loved her father very dearly. However, their relationship is about to take an unexpected turn. Da-eun becomes suspicious that her father might ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, psychological
Plot: uncover truth, crimes, danger, dishonesty, family relations, hidden identity, single parent, investigation, moral dilemma, parents and children, kidnapping, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 6.8
 18
Resilience (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An average man finds himself in a position to prevent the murder of a family member -- the unnerving descent of a man caught between resilience and ruthlessness.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, psychological
Plot: moral dilemma, crimes, crime, intrigue, human nature, alcohol abuse, life turned upside down, dishonesty, life is a bitch, rivalry, murder, sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.4
 336
Final Recourse (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A wealthy high powered woman suffers a horrible tragedy after which she descends into substance abuse,turning her back on her family. She later discovers that someone close to her may be behind her subsequent abduction and kidnapping.
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, addiction, life turned upside down, crimes, crime, crime gone awry, alcohol abuse, confined, life is a bitch, car accident, faked death, funeral ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Inspector Bellamy (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A well known Parisian inspector becomes involved in an investigation while on holiday.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: investigation, crime, mystery, uncover truth, crimes, law enforcement, mysterious character, couple relations, siblings relations, murder, who done it, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.7
 2K
Rapt (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A rich industrialist is brutally kidnapped. While he physically and mentally degenerates in imprisonment, the kidnappers, police and the board of the company of which he is director negotiate about the ransom of 50 million euro.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, tense
Plot: kidnapping, captivity, confined, crimes, dishonesty, hostages, uncover truth, chaos and mayhem, life turned upside down, danger, family problems, ransom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: belgium, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 4.8
 39
Sous X (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jean-Jacques spent 9 years in prison for robbery. When he comes out, he finds the neighborhood where he grew up but things have changed ... The country is in crisis, the young people are holding the business and his old friends are urging him to ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: going straight, starting over, urban ghetto, crimes, crime, hopes, gang, life is a bitch
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.3
 17
Tucked Away (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On the surface, Ray Ryan has it all. He's a successful advertising executive with a new promotion. He has a nice home and a beautiful fiancée. Underneath it all is a dark secret he's finding harder to hide. Ray's nightmares are ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: aging, investigation, murder, crimes, deadly, life is a bitch
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.1
 132
Good Chemistry (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After picking up an alluring woman,Toby, a gifted chemist slumming as a high school teacher, is kidnapped by her violent boyfriend and ordered to use his skills to create methamphetamine for a group of drug traffickers. When Toby refuses, his ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, murder, drug dealing, cons and scams, crime, farm, crimes, dishonesty, on the run, drug abuse, frame up, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.8
 341
Lamb of God (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The kidnapping 77-year-old man in Argentina forces his daughter to return to Buenos Aires after years of exile abroad.
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: kidnapping, politics, missing person, crimes, state affairs, confined, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, dictatorship, exile
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.0
 666
Captive (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Philippines, Germany, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A dozen foreigners are kidnapped by a terrorist group in the Philippines.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, based on true events
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, captivity, confined, danger, crimes, christian, muslim, september 11 2001, religion, bird, snake ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.4
 1K
Fear Me Not (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Michael needs a change in his life, so when he hears about clinical trials for a new anti-depressant, he signs up to be a guinea pig - without telling his family. Because of dangerous side effects, the trial is subsequently abandoned but Michael ...
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: suburbs, losing-it hero, death in the family, dysfunctional family, family problems, doctors and patients, mental illness, midlife crisis, social decay, suburban life, estrangement, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.0
 4K
Michael (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Although to the outside world he seems like the a perfectly normal insurance broker, Michael secretly keeps a 10-year-old boy, Wolfgang locked in a room in his soundproof basement.
Style: serious, tense, disturbing, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: pedophile, secret, cellar, sexual abuse, unlikely criminals, captivity, kidnapping, confined, suburbs, crimes, life is a bitch, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.0
 612
R.I.F. (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A policeman takes his family on a holiday, and after almost hitting a wild hog, the car won't start. They get hike with a guy scrutinizing his pretty wife. Shortly after, she disappears.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, uncover truth, crime, crimes, protagonist as suspect, chase, mystery, on the run, police investigation, who done it, chases and races, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.3
 1K
Foreclosed (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a young family moves into a foreclosed house, the previous owner begins a campaign of intimidation and terror. The deranged man will stop at nothing to get his home back.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, psychological
Plot: psychopath, domestic disturbance, family in danger, danger, deadly, stalking, family in crisis, family problems, basement, police, stalker, tied feet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.8
 245
Fatal Secrets (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: "BALANCING THE BOOKS" is a character-driven suspense drama about an attractive woman who enlists the help of her two best friends to confront a traumatic experience she can no longer deny. Julia, divorced and successfully self-employed, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological
Plot: woman in danger, danger, dishonesty, best friends, domestic disturbance, sexual abuse, crimes, life is a bitch, rivalry, family problems, reverend, female friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 4.8
 528
In Your Image (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ridden by guilt for not being able to have a child, wife decides to conceive by cloning. The daughter she gives birth to is therefor almost identical to her. The child starts to grow rapidly and slowly replaces mom in the household.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: cloning, parents and children, experiment gone awry, family problems, couple relations, dysfunctional family, family in crisis, psychopath, family relations, disorder, doctor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.2
 451
Cargo (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young Russian woman, smuggled into America by human traffickers, and a notorious Egyptian transporter hired to drive her from the Mexican border to New York City, form an unlikely bond that transforms them and threatens to derail the ...
Style: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: sex slavery, kidnapping, on the road, confined, crimes, society, life is a bitch, chloroform, tied up, mattress, egyptian, model ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Stockholm, Pennsylvania (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young woman is returned home to her biological parents after living with her abductor for 17 years.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, gloomy, psychological
Plot: kidnapping, stockholm syndrome, homecoming, family relations, redemption, parents and children, hopes, family problems
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Under Still Waters (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young married couple encounters a stranger who threatens their marriage and their lives.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological
Plot: confined, danger, marriage, violence, stranger, mysterious character, crumbling marriage, alcohol abuse, isolation, couples, family problems, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Interrogation of Michael Crowe (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The lives of Escondido, California residents Cheryl and Stephen Crowe change one morning when they find their twelve year old daughter Stephanie Crowe stabbed to death in her bedroom. As procedure dictates, the police take each member of the ...
Style: serious, disturbing, sincere, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: murder, false accusation, police investigation, legal action, mind game, crime, uncover truth, courtroom drama, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Mad Enough to Kill (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A girl from an asylum is engaged as nurse to a small, spoiled orphan boy, whose uncle has evil designs on him, and who hopes to kill him and cast the blame on the girl.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, confined, crimes, danger, family relations, nanny, frame up, dishonesty, law enforcement, media, insanity ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.0
 1K
The Ape (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A descent into hell, Jesper Ganslandt's disturbing and suspenseful second feature begins with a man waking up in unfamiliar surroundings, only to find the life he knew the day before is gone.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, sincere, suspenseful ...
Plot: human nature, introspection, moral dilemma, family relations, losing-it hero, parents and children, life turned upside down, heroes, disorder, surrealism, hell, locker room
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
 389
Eat Your Bones (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 18 year old Jason Dorkel belongs to a community of gypsies. He is about to celebrate his baptism when his half-brother Fred returns after fifteen years in prison. Together, with their last brother, the violent, hot-headed Michael and their Christian ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, rough
Plot: on the road, crime, siblings relations, criminal heroes, crimes, youth, family relations, crime gone awry, coming of age, poverty, christianity, christian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.5
 240
13 m? (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jose is looking for a way out of his small time banlieue deals. When he overhears a conversation between his girlfriend and his step-brother,he might just have found a very lucrative way.Together with his two best friends,he decides to attack an ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: friendship, gun, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, crime, crimes, partners, social relations, disorder, best friends, heist, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The New Protocol (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man investigating his son's death learns some horrific truths about the pharmaceutical industry.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, clever ...
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, mystery, corporate crimes, fighting the system, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, dealing with death, vengeance, idealism, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Holy Ghost People (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the trail of her missing sister, Charlotte enlists the help of Wayne, an ex-Marine and alcoholic, to infiltrate the Church of One Accord - a community of snake-handlers who risk their lives seeking salvation in the Holy Ghost.
Style: tense, serious, gloomy, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: religions or cults, drugs/alcohol, danger, church, society, clergy, rescue, uncover truth, missing person, woman in danger, crimes, life is a bitch
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Live Once, Die Twice (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Nicole Lauker unexpectedly loses her husband to a boating explosion accident that claims the lives of two people. An FBI investigation sparks speculation that it may not have been an accident after all.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: crimes, ship, investigation, kidnapping, danger, law enforcement, double life, faked death, bare breasts, bigamy, female nudity, abduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%