Movies and TV shows like Ratched

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Ratched (2020)
 7.3
 39K
Ratched (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: An origins story, beginning in 1947, which follows Ratched's journey and evolution from nurse to full-fledged monster tracking her murderous progression through the mental health care system.
Style: sexy, tense, suspense, disturbing, twists and turns, brutal, captivating, bloody, suspenseful, gothic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: mental institution, strong sexual content, lesbian romance, mutilation, psychiatric nurse, medical malpractice, body horror, lesbian relationship, hospital, lobotomy, nurse, brother sister relationship, doctor patient relationship, revenge, psycho killer, fatal attraction, half brother half sister relationship, murder, treatment, lesbian, drug abuse, family relations, nymphomaniac, hate, manipulative woman ...
Time: 50s

Most similar movies to Ratched

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, suspense and captivating films and TV series with plots about murder, crimes, murder investigation, danger, police investigation, crime and police detective mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Ratched: Sharp Objects (2018), The Act (2019), American Gothic (2016), The Undoing (2020), The Sinner (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.1
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Sharp Objects (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 421 min.
TV show
Story: Reporter Camille Preaker confronts the psychological demons from her past when she returns to her hometown to investigate the murders of two young girls.
Style: psychological, suspense, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder investigation, mother daughter relationship, hometown, journalist, self harm, small town, mystery, haunted by the past, murder, family relations, reporter, alcoholic ...
Place: missouri, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 20K
The Act (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Dee Dee Blanchard is overprotective of her daughter, Gypsy, who is trying to escape the toxic relationship she has with her mother. Gypsy's quest for independence opens up a Pandora's box of secrets, which ultimately leads to murder. The ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, rough, based on true events, thought provoking ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, overprotective parent, treatment, pretense, teenage life, deception, fake illness, murder of mother, true crime, manipulation, hate, mockery ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
American Gothic (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: A prominent Boston family attempts to redefine itself in the wake of a chilling discovery that links their recently deceased patriarch to a string of murders spanning decades — amid the mounting suspicion that one of them may have been his ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, disturbing, enigmatic
Plot: family secret, murder investigation, dysfunctional family, suspicion, murder, serial killer, betrayal, cover up, secret, family secrets, family relations, husband wife relationship ...
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.4
 57K
The Undoing (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 337 min.
TV show
Story: Grace and Jonathan Fraser are living the only lives they ever wanted. Overnight a chasm opens in their lives: a violent death and a chain of terrible revelations. Left behind in the wake of a spreading and very public disaster, Grace must dismantle ...
Style: suspense, twists and turns, disturbing, surprise ending, captivating ...
Plot: adultery, murder, life turned upside down, therapist, husband wife relationship, lie, infidelity, secret, betrayal, family drama, mother son relationship, mysterious disappearance ...
Time: year 2019
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 7.9
 88K
The Sinner (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A young mother kills in a fit of unexplainable rage a seemingly stranger. An inquisitive detective obsesses over the case, attempting to get to the bottom of the true motive behind the act.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: psychological trauma, memory loss, murder investigation, manslaughter, murder, psychiatrist, sister sister relationship, sisterhood, sex scene, drugs, investigation, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.1
 181K
Side Effects (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A woman turns to prescription medication as a way of handling her anxiety concerning her husband's upcoming release from prison.
Style: surprise ending, psychological, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: depression, murder, deception, mental illness, mentally unstable, doctors and patients, life turned upside down, manipulation, psychiatrist, mental institution, dishonesty, patient ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2004
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.5
 3K
Reprisal (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: A hyper-noir story that follows a relentless femme fatale who, after being left for dead, sets out to take revenge against her brother and his bombastic gang of gear-heads.
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, bloody
Plot: neo-noir, neo noir, gang leader, gang, revenge, femme fatale, vengeance, brutality, violence, crimes, adaptation, danger ...
Time: 50s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.6
 5K
Harrow (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When a dark secret from this past threatens to be exposed, unorthodox and brilliant medical examiner, Doctor Daniel Harrow, must use all his forensic skills to keep it buried forever.
Style: captivating, disturbing, witty, exciting, atmospheric ...
Plot: medical examiner, forensics, doctor, murder, complex characters, family relations, bodies, expert, corpse, crimes, forensic, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.5
 4K
The Woods (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Poland, USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: Paul Copeland is looking to solve the murder of his sister back in 1994.
Style: suspense, enigmatic, disturbing, tense
Plot: murder mystery, uncover truth, police detective, murder investigation, brutal murder, child murder, past coming back to haunt, police investigation, homicide detective, female victim, psycho killer, serial killer ...
Place: poland, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.2
 6K
Deadwind (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland, Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: When Sofia Karppi, a detective in her 30's who is trying to get over her husband's death, discovers the body of a young woman on a construction site, she triggers a chain of events that threatens to destroy her life again.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Plot: homicide detective, murder, female detective, missing person, family relations, secret past, childhood trauma, revenge, widow, police, danger, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: finland, helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Law & Order: LA (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Law & Order: LA, originally titled Law & Order: Los Angeles, is an American police procedural and legal drama television series set in Los Angeles, where it was produced. Created and produced by Dick Wolf and developed by Blake Masters, it ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: legal action, police investigation, legal, murder, legal investigation, district attorney, police detective, courtroom drama, power relations, partners against crime, law enforcement, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.6
 647K
Dexter (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: Dexter is an American television drama series. The series centers on Dexter Morgan, a blood spatter pattern analyst for 'Miami Metro Police Department' who also leads a secret life as a serial killer, hunting down criminals who have ...
Style: captivating, clever, serious, dark humor, stylized ...
Plot: serial killer, hidden identity, double life, vigilantism, corpse, crimes, loner, crime, forensics, right and wrong, police detective, police station ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.5
 5K
Midnight Sun (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, France
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Kahina Zadi, 32, a French police officer travels to Kiruna in Sweden to investigate the bestial murder of a French citizen. Together with Anders, a Swedish prosecutor of Sami origin, she begins an investigation. Soon new killings start to happen and ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, twists and turns, suspense
Plot: murder investigation, serial killer, murder, conspiracy, homicide detective, symbol, frenchwoman, danger, crimes, small town, assassination plot, female protagonist ...
Place: sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 8.1
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Damages (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Damages is an American legal thriller television series created by the writing and production trio of Daniel Zelman and brothers Glenn and Todd A. Kessler. The plot revolves around the brilliant, ruthless lawyer Patty Hewes and her protégée, ...
Style: rough, clever, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: lawyer, legal investigation, hotshot lawyer, trial, female lawyer, legal, corporate crimes, power relations, manipulations, legal action, dishonesty, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The third installment of the “Law & Order” franchise takes viewers deep into the minds of its criminals while following the intense psychological approaches the Major Case Squad uses to solve its crimes.
Style: suspenseful, clever, serious, realistic, tense
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows Las Vegas criminalists working for the Las Vegas Police Department as they use physical evidence to solve grisly murders in this unusually graphic drama, which has inspired a host of other cop-show "procedurals". The ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forensics, police detective, police investigation, teamwork, crime, investigator, murder investigation, danger, scientist, expert, crimes, murder ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Flight Attendant (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Flight attendant Cassandra Bowden wakes in her hotel room hungover from the night before in Dubai with a dead body lying next to her. Afraid to call the police, she continues her morning as if nothing happened. In New York, she is met by FBI agents ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychological ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Defending Jacob (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 402 min.
TV show
Story: A family’s lives are irreparably disrupted when the 14-year-old son is accused of murdering a fellow classmate.
Style: suspense, serious, social, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Thorne: Sleepyhead (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, Canada, USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Thorne Sleepyhead: follows DI Tom Thornes investigation into a mysterious serial killer. His first three victims ended up dead. His fourth was not so fortunate. Alison Willetts is unlucky to be alive. She has survived a stroke, deliberately induced ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, police investigation, crimes, murder, hunt down, society, danger, law enforcement, crime, deadly, murder investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Diagnosis Murder (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Mark Sloan is a good-natured, offbeat physician who is called upon to solve murders.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating, exciting ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.6
 18K
The Bridge (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A murdered body on a bridge between El Paso and Juarez bring together El Paso detective Sonya Cross and Chihuahua State Police detective Marco Ruiz.
Style: tense, atmospheric, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.7
 46K
The Alienist (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Crime reporter, John Moore, meets with psychologist, Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, to investigate a serial killer in New York during the late 19th century.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense, bleak
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, mental illness, psychologist, murder investigation, crime, ritual, police, crimes, violence, crime investigation, reporter, private detective ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.5
 10K
CSI: Cyber (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The FBI's team of Cyber Crime Investigators, headed by Special Agent Avery Ryan, works to solve cases involving the dark-net. Avery, a Special Agent in Charge and esteemed Cyber-Psychologist heads up a team, including Senior Special Agent ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.0
 4K
Pagan Peak (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: When a gruesomely staged body is found, propped up on a mountain pass in the Alps close to the German-Austrian border, two detectives are sent to investigate. For German detective Ellie, this is the first real challenge of her career; her Austrian ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, bleak, rough
Plot: police investigation, danger, murder, crimes, violence, society, death, murderer, abduction, snow, brutality, ritual ...
Place: alps, germany, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
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The Method (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: The main character is an extraordinary and mysterious person, at the same time, he (Rodion Meglin) is an outstanding inspector. Rodion is used to work alone in order to keep the secrecy of his unusual method. Young graduate Esenya Steklova is ...
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, thought provoking, exciting ...
Plot: investigation, mental illness, serial killer, crimes, danger, psychosis, haunted by the past, murder, brutality, human nature, uncover truth, good versus evil ...
Time: year 2015
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.8
 14K
Collateral (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 230 min.
TV show
Story: When a pizza delivery driver is shot dead in south London, a tenacious detective goes after the people traffickers behind his murder and unravels a conspiracy that goes to the top.
Style: futuristic, tense, suspenseful, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: conspiracy, intelligence agency, murder investigation, law enforcement, murder, female detective, crimes, danger, scientific experiment, border, lookalikes, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 602
Serangoon Road (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Singapore, Australia
TV show
Story: 1964-65. Singapore is a city at a crossroads. Political and racial tensions are at fever pitch as the British pull out, and a new nation is about to be born. The lights of Bugis Street have never burned so bright: bootleg copies of Motown songs boom ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, captivating, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: private detective, murder, crimes, workplace, partners, political unrest, track down, mystery, investigation, noir, partners against crime, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1964
Place: singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 8.5
 185K
The Punisher (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: A former Marine out to punish the criminals responsible for his family's murder finds himself ensnared in a military conspiracy.
Style: brutal, exciting, disturbing, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vigilante, justice, vengeance, violence, gunfight, vigilantism, murder, one man army, revenge, fight scenes, superhero, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 8.4
 189K
Ozark (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A financial adviser drags his family from Chicago to the Missouri Ozarks, where he must launder $500 million in five years to appease a drug boss.
Style: suspense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, bleak
Plot: money laundering, drug cartel, crimes, family relations, danger, rivalry, murder, violence, law enforcement, teenage girl, teenage boy, crime ...
Place: mexico, missouri, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Ordeal by Innocence (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Christmas 1954. Wealthy philanthropist Rachel Argyll is murdered at her family estate Sunny Point. Her adopted son Jack Argyll is arrested for her murder. He vehemently protests his innocence.
Style: enigmatic, tense, disturbing, thought provoking
Plot: murder mystery, whodunit, murder, secret, alibi, adopted son, suspect, adoptive mother, country house, husband wife relationship, prison, adoptive father ...
Time: 1950s, year 1954, 50s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%