Movies and TV shows like Nancy Drew

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Nancy Drew (2019)
 6.5
 8K
Nancy Drew (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Young Nancy Drew makes plans to leave her hometown for college after high school graduation, but finds herself drawn into a supernatural murder mystery.
Style: captivating, enigmatic, bleak, tense, non-linear, neo noir
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, teenager, paranormal, friendship, mystery, murder, secrets, homicide detective, supernatural, love and romance, crime investigation, female detective, private detective, murder investigation, murder mystery, unsolved crime, uncover truth, violence, private investigation, crime solving, young adult, whodunit, teamwork, escapades ...

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Most similar movies to Nancy Drew

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, suspenseful, tense and serious films and TV series with plots about investigation, crimes, mystery, murder, danger, murder investigation and uncover truth mostly in Drama, Mystery and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Nancy Drew: Veronica Mars (2004), Riverdale (2017), Legacies (2018), Grimm (2011), Ghost Whisperer (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.4
 72K
Veronica Mars (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The series is set in the fictional town of Neptune, California, and stars Kristen Bell as the title character, a student who progresses from high school to college while moonlighting as a private investigator under the tutelage of her detective ...
Style: touching, witty, realistic, suspenseful, clever ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: amateur detective, student, investigation, female detective, private investigator, private detective, teenage life, youth, parents and children, friendship, spy, teacher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.7
 139K
Riverdale (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the present, the series offers a bold, subversive take on Archie, Betty, Veronica and their friends, exploring the surreality of small-town life, the darkness and weirdness bubbling beneath Riverdale’s wholesome facade.
Style: suspenseful, biting, captivating, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, love triangle, friends, small town, school, youth, murder, friendship, teenage life, gang, mysterious death, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.3
 29K
Legacies (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: In a place where young witches, vampires, and werewolves are nurtured to be their best selves in spite of their worst impulses, Klaus Mikaelson’s daughter, 17-year-old Hope Mikaelson, Alaric Saltzman’s twins, Lizzie and Josie Saltzman, among ...
Style: mysterious, romantic, suspenseful, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, supernatural power, witch, supernatural romance, vampire, hybrid, save the world, monster, teenager, school, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.9
 117K
Grimm (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: After Portland homicide detective Nick Burkhardt discovers he's descended from an elite line of criminal profilers known as "Grimms," he increasingly finds his responsibilities as a detective at odds with his new responsibilities as a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, creature, legends and myths, werewolf, police detective, supernatural ability, monster, good versus evil, police investigation, life turned upside down, partners against crime, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: oregon, portland oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Ghost Whisperer (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Newlywed Melinda Gordon tries to help the dead communicate with loved ones, 'but sometimes the messages she receives are intense and confusing.' Most of Melinda's efforts involve resolving conflicts that are preventing the spirits ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful
Plot: afterlife, psychic power, ghost, supernatural ability, supernatural, dealing with death, small town, mysterious character, couples, uncover truth, investigation, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 8.3
 57K
Forever (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Doctor Henry Morgan, New York City’s star medical examiner, has a secret. He doesn't just study the dead to solve criminal cases, he does it to solve the mystery that has eluded him for 200 years—the answer to his own inexplicable ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: immortality, law enforcement, supernatural, investigation, female detective, immortal, supernatural ability, friendship, murder investigation, laboratory, morgue, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
House of Anubis (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: House of Anubis is a jointly Nickelodeon British, American, and Belgian mystery television series based on the Dutch-Belgian television series Het Huis Anubis aired in the Netherlands and Belgium. The series was created by Hans Bourlon and Gert ...
Style: suspenseful, light, semi serious, humorous, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: boarding school, boarding school life, school, young heroes, friends, disappearance, teenage life, high school, investigation, youth, adventure, riddles and clues ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 8.3
 131K
The Originals (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A spin-off from The Vampire Diaries and set in New Orleans, The Originals centers on the Mikaelson siblings, otherwise known as the world's original vampires: Klaus, Elijah, and Rebekah. Now Klaus must take down his protégé, Marcel, who is ...
Style: tense, exciting, stylized, captivating, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, werewolf, witch, supernatural, supernatural romance, immortality, magical, love and romance, dangerous attraction, rivalry, power struggle, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 8.5
 427K
Supernatural (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: When they were boys, Sam and Dean Winchester lost their mother to a mysterious and demonic supernatural force. Subsequently, their father raised them to be soldiers. He taught them about the paranormal evil that lives in the dark corners and on the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, monster, supernatural ability, good versus evil, demon, supernatural power, ghost, vampire, angel, creature, death, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.5
 44K
Castle Rock (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the stories of Stephen King, the series intertwines characters and themes from the fictional town of Castle Rock.
Style: enigmatic, bleak, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: paranormal phenomena, death, small town, murder, investigation, crimes, violence, supernatural power, lawyer, interracial adoption, mysticism, mystery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.7
 27K
The Order (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Out to avenge his mother's death, a college student pledges a secret order and lands in a war between werewolves and practitioners of dark magic.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: teen drama
Plot: black magic, werewolf, magic, adventure, friendship, youth, clan, hopes, society, university, death, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.0
 40K
Hemlock Grove (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: One cannot quench his all-consuming thirst. The other cannot tame the beast clawing its way out. In the sleepy Pennsylvania village of Hemlock Grove, two young men struggle to accept painful truths: about family, themselves, the mystery of the White ...
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: werewolf, sex with brother, small town, crimes, social relations, small town life, family secret, investigation, protagonist as suspect, brother sister sex, supernatural, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 7K
Beyond (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Holden wakes up from a coma after 12 years and discovers new abilities that propel him into the middle of a dangerous conspiracy.
Style: bleak, exciting, captivating, tense, twists and turns
Audience: teen drama
Plot: superhuman, telekinesis, teenager, disorder, heroes, adventure, love, mentor, investigation, friendship, crimes, betrayal ...
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.0
 14K
Siren (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The coastal town of Bristol Cove is known for its legend of once being home to mermaids. When the arrival of a mysterious girl proves this folklore all too true, the battle between man and sea takes a very vicious turn as these predatory beings ...
Style: exciting, enigmatic, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: mermaid, polyamory, boat, sea, legend, investigation, small town, myth, fisherman, mystery, supernatural being, creature ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Dead of Summer (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the late 1980s, school is out for the summer, and a sun-drenched season of firsts beckons the counselors at Camp Clearwater, a seemingly idyllic Midwestern summer camp, including first loves, first kisses – and first kills. Clearwater’s ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, bleak, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer, summer camp, murder, camp counselor, investigation, trapped, lake, survivor, freak accident, self sacrifice, party, demon ...
Time: 80s, year 1989, 19th century
Place: usa, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 2K
Tower Prep (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Ian Archer wakes up one morning to find himself at a mysterious academy for teens with special abilities. Unable to find answers to his questions from the school’s faculty and cut off from any kind of outside contact or means of escape, Ian forms ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, heroic, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: boarding school, high school hunk, mystery, supernatural ability, youth, teenager, investigation, isolation, suspicion, supernatural, supernatural power, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 4K
Curon (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
TV show
Story: When their mother mysteriously vanishes shortly after they all arrive in her hometown, teen twins discover secrets behind the village’s tranquil facade.
Style: light, suspense, bleak, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: disappearance, old mansion, village, fear, dark secret, supernatural, riddles and clues, legends and myths, flooding, curse, evil force, past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.1
 4K
Cult (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After a rash of disappearances and a likely murder, an inquisitive, young female production assistant on a wildly popular television show called Cult joins a journalist blogger in investigating the rabid fans of the series who might be re-creating ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: tv show, investigation, riddles and clues, amateur detective, media, crimes, youth, young heroes, investigative journalism, missing brother, mind control, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 7K
Eye Candy (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Tech genius Lindy, convinced by her roommate to begin online dating, begins to suspect that one of her mysterious suitors may be a deadly cyber stalker. When her friends at the elusive cyber-police uncover a potential serial killer in Manhattan, all ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, investigation, woman in danger, missing person, crimes, computers and web, looking for love, love and romance, murder, cybercrime, hacker, crime investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Life Is Murder (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Investigator Alexa Crowe, cannot help fighting the good fight – whether it is solving murders or combatting the small frustrations of everyday life. Fearless and unapologetic, Alexa's unique skills and insights into the darker quirks of human ...
Style: non-linear, light, confusing, colourful, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: female detective, crime investigation, murder investigation, investigator, investigation, secrets, murder mystery, unsolved crime, private investigation, escapades, uncover truth, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Agatha Raisin (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Burnt out on office politics, Agatha Raisin retires early to a picturesque village in the Cotswolds and soon finds a second career as an amateur detective investigating mischief, mayhem, and murder in her deceptively quaint town.
Style: captivating, feel good, emotional, witty, entertaining ...
Plot: female detective, amateur detective, mystery, murder mystery, crimes, murder, sleuth, amateur sleuth, private investigation, murder investigation, suburbs, crime investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Only Murders in the Building (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Three strangers who share an obsession with true crime suddenly find themselves wrapped up in one.
Style: captivating, humorous, entertaining
Plot: amateur detective, murder, murder investigation, amateur sleuth, escapades, mystery, uncover truth, forensics, investigation, private detective, teamwork, crime solving ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 19K
The Lying Game (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Emma, a kind-hearted foster kid who can't catch a break, finds out she has an identical twin sister, Sutton, who - unlike Emma - was adopted by wealthy parents and is seemingly living an ideal life. After their initial meeting, Sutton talks ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: twin sister, teenage life, twins, youth, murder, investigation, lifestyle, foster child, female protagonist, amateur detective, impersonating, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 8.1
 584
Detective Anna (2016)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Russia
TV show
Story: Nineteen-year-old Anna, living at the end of the nineteenth century in the town of Zatonsk, unexpectedly discovers that she possesses supernatural powers. The spirits of the dead literally haunt her, begging to help. Aided by her visions, Anna ...
Style: mysterious, captivating, twists and turns, intellectual, breathtaking ...
Plot: female detective, investigation, murder, supernatural ability, partners against crime, death, ghost, clairvoyance, romance, crimes, murder investigation, family relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The InBetween (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Cassie Bedford has visions... whether she likes it or not. Sometimes she encounters unsettled spirits who need her help. When her father, Detective Tom Hackett, and his new partner, former FBI agent Damien Asante, need assistance, Cassie reluctantly ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, bleak
Plot: psychic power, clairvoyant, able to see the dead, amateur detective, seeing dead people, female protagonist, crime investigation, mysticism, murder investigation, investigation, mystery, partners ...
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.2
 7K
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
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, love and romance, private detective, investigation, love triangle, crimes, immortality, supernatural, mystery, supernatural romance, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Houdini & Doyle (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada, UK
TV show
Story: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Harry Houdini and Stratton are tasked with the cases that nobody else can solve. It challenges their sense of what is real and what is not. Houdini is a skeptic, while Doyle believes in the unseen. Their diverse viewpoints ...
Style: captivating, exciting, twists and turns, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: illusionist, partners, skepticism, murder investigation, magic, amateur detective, dispute, paranormal investigation, investigation, writers, teamwork, unsolved crime ...
Time: 20th century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The City and The City (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When the body of a foreign student is discovered in the streets of the down-at-heel city of Besźel, it’s just another day’s work for Inspector Tyador Borlú of the Extreme Crime Squad. But he uncovers evidence that the murdered girl came from ...
Style: mind bending, suspense, captivating, tense, neo noir
Plot: police investigation, police inspector, crime investigation, legend, murder, fictional city, murder investigation, murder mystery, unsolved crime, crimes, crime solving, uncover truth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Thus Spoke Kishibe Rohan (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Comic creator Rohan Kishibe, along with his partner-cum-editor, Kyōka Izumi, challenge various incidents beyond human knowledge.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: investigation, secret revealed, private investigation, crime investigation, private detective, sleuth, unsolved crime, uncover truth, mystery, crime solving, cold case, murder investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Mare of Easttown (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A detective in a small Pennsylvania town investigates a local murder while trying to keep her life from falling apart.
Style: captivating, suspense
Plot: murder investigation, homicide detective, murder mystery, small town life, small town, murder, lesbian daughter, drug abuse, crime investigation, female detective, investigation, dysfunctional family ...
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%