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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: psychological, tense, sincere, serious, captivating, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: crimes, investigation, confined, missing child, kidnapping, crime, life is a bitch, family problems, family in crisis
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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, kidnapping, life is a bitch, danger, confined, family problems and murder mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like 24 Days: Daniel and Ana (2009), In Your Wake (2007), Blood and Ties (2013), Final Recourse (2013), Voice of a Murderer (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: tense, captivating, realistic, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: kidnapping, incest, obsession, shame, life is a bitch, family in crisis, crimes, family problems, innocence lost, family relations, shopping, sexual abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
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95%
 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: disturbing, psychological, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: crime, parents and children, criminal heroes, crimes, heist, human nature, vengeance, heist gone wrong, money problems, subway, boxing, bar ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 6.4
 966
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: suspenseful, serious, psychological, realistic, tense
Plot: crimes, parents and children, life is a bitch, murder, hidden identity, kidnapping, investigation, uncover truth, life turned upside down, disorder, single parent, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 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: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, crime gone awry, addiction, alcohol abuse, confined, crimes, crime, life is a bitch, life turned upside down, businesswoman, home invasion, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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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: serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological, based on true events ...
Plot: kidnapping, family problems, chase, mind game, police investigation, blackmail, death of child, reporter, rivalry, abduction, confined, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 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: realistic, psychological, tense, suspenseful, serious
Plot: crimes, life turned upside down, alcohol abuse, moral dilemma, human nature, dishonesty, intrigue, life is a bitch, crime, rivalry, cruelty, morality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 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: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, aging, investigation, life is a bitch, crimes, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 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, rough, thought provoking, captivating, serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, state affairs, crimes, confined, missing person, politics, exile, dictatorship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 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: psychological, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: best friends, crimes, domestic disturbance, life is a bitch, sexual abuse, rivalry, danger, woman in danger, family problems, dishonesty, reverend, rape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 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: bleak, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: kidnapping, dishonesty, family problems, captivity, confined, crimes, chaos and mayhem, hostages, life turned upside down, uncover truth, danger, helicopter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, belgium, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.6
 43
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, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, crimes, hopes, crime, life is a bitch, urban ghetto, starting over, going straight, gangster, ghetto, father son relationship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: mystery, couple relations, life is a bitch, mysterious character, siblings relations, crime, who done it, murder, investigation, law enforcement, couples, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: realistic, psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: alcohol abuse, couples, family problems, isolation, danger, confined, mysterious character, crumbling marriage, life is a bitch, stranger, marriage, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 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: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: murder, kidnapping, farm, forced into action, crimes, cons and scams, crime, confined, drug dealing, drug abuse, danger, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 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: realistic, disturbing, tense, serious, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, sex slavery, on the road, crimes, life is a bitch, confined, society, model, passport, human trafficking, chloroform, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: serious, suspenseful, gloomy, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: society, church, rescue, woman in danger, danger, clergy, religions or cults, missing person, crimes, drugs/alcohol, uncover truth, life is a bitch
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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: realistic, tense, disturbing, sincere, serious ...
Plot: pedophile, secret, cellar, sexual abuse, life is a bitch, unlikely criminals, insurance, captivity, confined, crimes, isolation, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: gloomy, psychological, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, stockholm syndrome, family problems, redemption, parents and children, hopes, homecoming, family relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 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: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: emotionless, family problems, losing-it hero, unfulfillment, love and romance, life is a bitch, doctors and patients, suburban life, social decay, couples, dysfunctional family, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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 problems, deadly, family in danger, stalking, danger, family in crisis, basement, lawyer, stun gun, house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 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: psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, police investigation, police detective, law enforcement, on the run, chases and races, who done it, protagonist as suspect, crime, life is a bitch, crimes, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.0
 262
Confine (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Pippa is a physically and emotionally scarred former model living as a recluse in her meticulous Georgian flat. When a heist taking place in the same building goes wrong, Pippa's home is broken into by the charismatic Kayleigh. Pippa is taken ...
Style: tense, realistic, psychological, serious, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, mentally unstable, hostages, confined, crimes, mental illness, crime gone awry, agoraphobia, twins, women
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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, dysfunctional family, family problems, disorder, experiment gone awry, parents and children, couple relations, family in crisis, psychopath, family relations, doctor
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Butterfly on the Shoulder (1978)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On a stopover in Barcelona, Fériaud Roland discovers a corpse in the hotel room next door. He wakes up in a strange clinic without remembering who brought him there. The doctor insists he hallucinated, but it's not long before he obtains ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, rough, mind bending, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, investigation, confined, criminal heroes, crimes, mind game, injustice, dishonesty, deadly, on the run, false accusation, neo noir ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: barcelona, spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.3
 433
Amber's Story (2006)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This is the tragic and true story of the abduction of Amber Hagerman. Her family and the community's efforts to find her and bring her kidnapper to justice prove to be a groundbreaking movement toward implementing a government-run tracking ...
Style: tense, captivating, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: missing child, chases and races, crimes, life is a bitch, confined, parents and children, kidnapping, family problems, injustice, family in crisis, family relations, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ 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: psychological, disturbing, sincere, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: losing-it hero, parents and children, heroes, disorder, family relations, introspection, human nature, moral dilemma, life turned upside down, hell, surrealism, locker room
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Fine Dead Girls (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Croatia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Iva and Maria, a young lesbian pair, rent a favorable, nice dwelling in a less good area of Zagreb, Croatia. But unfortunately, included in the rent are the neighbors, the neighbors from hell. The curious landlady, foreigners flogging nationalists, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, tense, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, lesbian relationship, gender, society, crimes, gays and lesbians, life is a bitch, deadly, family problems, couples, injustice, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Ignorance of Blood (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Javier Falcón, Chief of the Sevilla Homicide Division, must solve two different cases in a short time. In the first case he is personally involved. An old friend of his infiltrated an Islamic terrorist cell and now the group is trying to recruit ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, police investigation, crimes, crime, kidnapping, danger, law enforcement
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: realistic, tense, serious, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, confined, nanny, kidnapping, family relations, frame up, danger, woman in danger, dishonesty, law enforcement, violence, insanity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.4
 149
Fabienne (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fabienne is a police officer. She does her job well but is gradually growing tired of the dehumanized nature of her work : arresting undocumented aliens day after day does not fit in with her ideals. That's why when, one night, Olga, the Kazakh ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, sincere, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: police investigation, working class, crime, track down, law enforcement, missing child, female police officer, police station, violence against women, murder, crimes, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, seaport, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%