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Damascus Cover (2017)
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Damascus Cover (2017)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A spy navigates the precarious terrain of love and survival during an undercover mission in Syria.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spy, mission, adventure, danger, adaptation, deadly, sex, martial arts, female nudity, lone hero, life is a bitch, justice, gunfight, murder, israeli palestinian conflict, united kingdom, mossad, secret mission, arabic
Time: contemporary, year 1989
Place: syria, middle east, israel, west germany

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, suspenseful, suspense and captivating films with plots about danger, murder, deadly, crimes, life is a bitch, police and uncover truth mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like Damascus Cover: Anjaam Pathiraa (2020), The White Orchid (2018), Nemesis Game (2003), Poison (2000), Corridor (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Anjaam Pathiraa (2020)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A psychologist with a keen interest in criminology gets entangled in a tough serial killer case which the police find hard to crack.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: police, forensics, danger, psychology, escapades, crimes, life is a bitch, friends, deadly, rivalry, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The White Orchid (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Shy and reserved, Claire Decker, 30ish, is a part-time investigator for Social Services. Typically, she solves cases where senior citizens have died alone, leaving no indication of who must handle their estate. This time however, Claire is ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, tense
Plot: investigation, murder, femme fatale, disguise, neo noir, female protagonist, crimes, danger, chase, police, death, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.5
 2K
Nemesis Game (2003)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, New Zealand, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sara Novak is an introverted college student with a few skeletons in her closet. Shying away from classmates, she prefers to spend time with Vern, an older comic store owner who shares her passion for mind games and riddles. But when the riddles she ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: mind game, murder, uncover truth, obsession, investigation, danger, riddles and clues, dangerous attraction, college, serial killer, woman in danger, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 4.0
 325
Poison (2000)
Genre: Thriller, Mystery
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Traci is a devious teenage girl who befriends and kills anyone who comes between her and her mother, Dana, a failed movie actress who lies for and protects Traci.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: psychopath, murder, serial killer, obsession, mind game, teenage life, deadly, youth, family relations, crimes, parents and children, mystery ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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 6.0
 476
Corridor (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Lonely medical student Frank is pleased with his flat, a quiet place to focus on his coming exams. But when he meets the girl upstairs, the intrusive Lotte, he realizes there is something wrong with the place. Each time he leaves his apartment, ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: mystery, danger, crimes, deadly, murder, apartment building, student, neighbor, uncover truth, suspicion, domestic disturbance, concierge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Terrible Angels (2012)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Detective Ben Nolan is sent to investigate the story of a convicted prostitute and known drug dealer Linda Grossel. Linda explains that she was kidnapped and held captive for weeks. As the investigation unfolds, Linda's sanity is put to ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: uncover truth, danger, law enforcement, police detective, investigation, abduction, crimes, life is a bitch, isolation, woman in danger, captivity, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Madison County (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of college kids travel to a small, mountain town called Madison County to interview the author of a tell-all book on the accounts of several grisly murders that happened there. But when the kids get to Madison County, the author is no where ...
Style: serious, tense, suspense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, uncover truth, danger, in the woods, deadly, murder, violence, profanity, graphic violence, forest, girl in panties ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The River King (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Abel Grey is sent to investigate the death of a boy from an exclusive local school, who is found floating in the river. Fearing scandal, the school insists it was suicide. But after discovering from the boy's girlfriend, Carlin, that he was ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, disturbing, suspense
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, mystery, murder, deadly, school, teenager, dishonesty, danger, chase, ghost, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Interrogation (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After the FBI receives a threat that endangers the entire city, an interrogator and an I.T. specialist are plunged into a series of mind games with a criminal mastermind, desperately racing against time to uncover the villain's true agenda as ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: fbi, threat, danger, crimes, fbi agent, deadly, disorder, society, rivalry, life is a bitch, death, murder
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.3
 533
Villain (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After 10 years, Eddie Franks is out of prison and trying to stay on the straight and narrow, but his drug-mule brother, Sean has other ideas. Rival gangster brothers demand Sean repay his debt to them, causing Eddie to get tangled in the crossfire, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, rivalry, danger, family, life is a bitch, escapades, deadly, murder, violence, small town, police, debt ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Bottom of the World (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mysterious disappearance of a young woman leads her boyfriend on a journey for truth and perhaps his own unknown reality in this dark, hypnotic mystery that transcends the limitations of traditional narrative.
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: disappearance, faith, redemption, sex scene, evil, female nudity, guilt, character on the edge, danger, supernatural, adaptation, love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 3.8
 532
Mysteria (2011)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A once famous and now a washed-up Hollywood screenwriter fighting to finish his latest script with an unrealistic deadline. He finds himself in the center of a murder investigation involving a prominent politician's wife. The surrounding events ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, exciting ...
Plot: writer's life, police investigation, neo noir, murder, life is a bitch, protagonist as suspect, hollywood, deadly, down on your luck, losing-it hero, artists and showbiz, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.4
 775
Fade to Black (2006)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, Serbia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Still reeling from the painful breakup of his marriage to screen siren Rita Hayworth, iconic filmmaker Orson Welles (Danny Huston) makes his way to Rome, where he gets pulled into a tangled political plot involving murder and mysterious motives. A ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, mind bending
Plot: murder, mystery, starting over, investigation, danger, filmmaking, manipulation, femme fatale, private detective, life is a bitch, manipulations, dishonesty ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Sicarivs: The Night and the Silence (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A hit man receives the assignment to kill a woman. But what seems as another job complicates when he is about to execute her, but does not. He will have to go after those who gave him the contract, for, in his profession, those who do not comply ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, danger, race against time, deadly, on the run, woman in danger, murder of a nude woman, murder, graphic violence, chases and races, shot in the head, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.6
 3K
Killerman (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A New York City money launderer desperately searches for answers after waking up with no memory, millions in stolen cash and drugs, and an insane crew of dirty cops violently hunting him down.
Style: disturbing, exciting, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corruption, crimes, survival, danger, disorder, deadly, murder, police, gunfight, drug dealing, money laundering, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.3
 1K
Summoned (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Follow three individuals who served on the jury for one of San Francisco's most high profile serial killer cases. Now someone, or something, is killing them off one by one.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: uncover truth, crimes, murder, danger, haunted by the past, mysterious character, serial killer, police detective, stalking, woman in danger, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.9
 971
InSight (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kaitlyn, an ER nurse who is tending to a young stabbing victim, is accidentally electrocuted by the defibrillator that is used in an effort to save the woman's life. Almost immediately Kaitlyn starts to experience the victim's memories. ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: uncover truth, crimes, mystery, supernatural, investigation, victim, danger, law enforcement, supernatural ability, life is a bitch, strong female presence
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.4
 16K
Wheelman (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A getaway driver for a bank robbery realizes he has been double crossed and races to find out who betrayed him.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, robbery, bag of money, driver, escapades, parents and children, rivalry, family relations, police, danger, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Eyes of Crystal (2004)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Bulgaria, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: While hunting a cultured, intelligent and vicious psychopath, Inspector Amaldi comes face to face with the physical and moral decay of his city as well as the ghosts of his own past.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: psychopath, riddles and clues, serial killer, deadly, law enforcement, danger, murder, whodunit, crimes, stalking, gory, battles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.3
 2K
Kill'em All (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a massive shootout, a mysterious stranger (Van Damme) arrives at a local hospital on the brink of death. Then, a foreign gang brazenly comes to the hospital to hunt him down. His nurse, the sole surviving witness to the follow-up shootout, ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, bloody, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, revenge, fbi, nurse, hospital, martial arts, violence, lone hero, death threat, danger, one against many, manhunt ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Appearing (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman once possessed by a mysterious entity uncovers a shocking secret about her past and must face the demon that is lurking inside of her.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, human host, small town, standoff, curse, evil, murder, deadly, graphic violence, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.7
 5K
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, serious, tense, mind bending
Audience: teens
Plot: life turned upside down, mysterious character, mystery, teenage life, supernatural, haunted by the past, parents and children, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), high school life, strong female presence, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.8
 11K
In Darkness (2018)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A blind musician hears a murder committed in the apartment upstairs from hers that sends her down a dark path into London's gritty criminal underworld.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, tense
Plot: blindness, criminal underworld, murder, police, musician, childhood trauma, murder investigation, secret identity, abduction, suicide, danger, bosnian war ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, bosnia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.5
 700
The Corrupted (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set ahead of the 2012 London Olympics, the film follows Liam (Sam Claflin), an ex-con trying to win back the love and trust of his family. He has lost everything at the hands of a local crime syndicate run by Clifford Cullen (Spall), who has ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, corruption, murder, society, family, escapades, danger, family relations, rivalry, crimes, life is a bitch, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
 17K
War (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Khalid, is entrusted with the task of eliminating Kabir, a former soldier turned rogue, as he engages in an epic battle with his mentor who had taught him everything.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, disturbing
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: war, chase, spy, friendship, love, betrayal, two man army, chases and races, life is a bitch, obsession, murder, mentor ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Hunting the Legend (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 2008, a deer hunter was taken by something in the Alabama woods. Only his rifle, blood and a 16" footprint were left behind... Five years later, his son seeks revenge.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: vengeance, dangerous animal, danger, in the woods, deadly, legends and myths, murder, creature, uncover truth, violence, death of father, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Against the Clock (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After a CIA Agent is seriously injured during a mission, his wife, a former CIA operative, becomes determined to find out what happened - a truth the CIA Director wants concealed at all cost.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: truth, conspiracy, accident, mission, recruit, cia, police investigation, crimes, danger, couples, vengeance, brutality ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.7
 345
Pendulum (2001)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The nature and lure of power: in Dallas, a councilman is on trial for corruption, the D.A. is running for the US Senate, a serial killer is slashing prostitutes, and a professor is murdered. Amanda Reeve is assigned to investigate the law-school ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, politician, investigation, uncover truth, life is a bitch, police corruption, who done it, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 7K
Term Life (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: If Nick Barrow can stay alive for 21 days, he'll die happy. Everyone Nick knows wants him dead; Mob bosses, contract killers, and dirty cops. Performing the last act of a desperate man, Nick takes out a million dollar insurance policy on ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: father daughter relationship, mafia, deadly, survival, danger, self sacrifice, brutality, murder, love, obsession, gunfight, hiding ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
I'll Sleep When I'm Dead (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Will Graham, a former London crime boss who has left his former life to live as a recluse in the forest. Haunted by the blood of those he has murdered, Will wishes never to return. But when his brother commits suicide, following a sexual assault at ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, rough, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, murder, crime, crimes, tough heroes, life is a bitch, rape, violence, suicide, gangsters, dark hero, justice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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