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Trap for Cinderella (2013)
 5.6
 2K
Trap for Cinderella (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young girl suffering from amnesia after surviving a house fire that takes her childhood friend's life, begins a tormented road to recovery.
Style: psychological, serious, touching, realistic, atmospheric, gloomy, neo noir, lgbt cinema, gay cinema, british noir ...
Plot: memory loss, female friendship, self discovery, life turned upside down, amnesia, intrigue, losing-it hero, house fire, murder, empire, coming of age, bullying, fire, lesbian, airplane, drugs, lawyer, strong female lead, fight, mountain, investigation, friendship, assassin, female nudity, sex scene ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, south of france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and psychological films with plots about flashback, photograph, murder, corpse, crimes, death and cigarette smoking mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like Trap for Cinderella: Rebecca (2020), Before I Go to Sleep (2014), A Quiet Place to Kill (1970), Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964), Shattered (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.0
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Rebecca (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: After a whirlwind romance with a wealthy widower, a naïve bride moves to his family estate but can't escape the haunting shadow of his late wife.
Style: suspense, enigmatic, psychological, lgbt cinema, suspenseful ...
Plot: estate, incestuous relationship, incest, widower, mystery, aristocrat, husband wife relationship, investigation, love and romance, manipulation, outdoor sex, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, victorian era, 1930s
Place: cornwall, monte carlo, england, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: She’s the most beautiful, most short-sighted, most sentimental, most perplexing, most obstinate, most untrustworthy and most troubling of heroines. The lady in the car has never seen the sea. On the run from the police, she keeps telling herself ...
Style: sexy, captivating, enigmatic, suspense, tense ...
Plot: murder, amnesia, coitus, female objectification, impersonation, car theft, sexual attraction, crimes, car, thunderstorm, blackmailer, seductive behavior ...
Time: 21st century
Place: marseille, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Before I Go to Sleep (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, France, Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman wakes up every day, remembering nothing as a result of a traumatic accident in her past. One day, new terrifying truths emerge that force her to question everyone around her.
Style: suspenseful, twist ending, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: memory loss, amnesia, mystery, obsession, psychiatrist, uncover truth, psychology, domestic violence, life turned upside down, woman in danger, investigation, memory ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, year 1999, year 2013 ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
A Quiet Place to Kill (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A race-car driver who's down on her luck is invited by her ex-husband's wife to stay at their plush villa. The two women form a bond, and it's not long before their mutual dislike for the husband culminates into a plan to kill him. As ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, surprise ending, neo noir, twist ending ...
Plot: stepfather stepdaughter relationship, husband wife relationship, older woman younger man relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, gigolo, mother daughter relationship, man hits a woman, greedy man, car accident, adultery, love triangle, womanizer ...
Place: mallorca, spain, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An aging, reclusive Southern belle plagued by a horrifying family secret descends into madness after the arrival of a lost relative.
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: insanity, haunted by the past, mystery, murder, female villain, crimes, aging, whodunit, mental disorder, small town, camp, greed ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 60s, 1920s, year 1964
Place: louisiana, southern usa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.5
 10K
Shattered (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dan Merrick comes out from a shattering car accident with amnesia. He finds that he is married to Judith who is trying to help him start his life again. He keeps getting flashbacks about events and places that he can't remember. He meets pet ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, erotic, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: memory loss, private detective, investigation, murder, infidelity, amnesia, suspicion, mystery, plastic surgery, mind game, haunted by the past, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 70s, 80s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Running Man (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An insurance man (Alan Bates) gets chummy in Spain with a couple (Laurence Harvey, Lee Remick) who have collected on a fake death.
Style: noir, realistic, serious, cynical, tense ...
Plot: dual identity, double life, fake identity, pretending to be someone else, false identity, new identity, plan gone wrong, investigator, insurance, aviation, investigation, on the run ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: spain, england, united kingdom, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.4
 30K
Unknown (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five men wake up in a locked-down warehouse with no memory of who they are. They are forced to figure out who is good and who is bad to stay alive.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, surprise ending, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: memory loss, amnesia, survival, kidnapping, murder, mystery, hostage, confined, loss of friend, suicide, race against time, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Passion of Darkly Noon (1995)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Desire torments a former cultist taking refuge at the home of a scantily clad woman whose husband is away.
Style: psychological, serious, atmospheric, sexy, psycho sexual ...
Plot: romance, love triangle, obsession, psychopath, countryside, forest, mystery, isolation, self discovery, masturbation, erotica, schizophrenic ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.9
 114K
Trance (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A violent gang enlists the help of a hypnotherapist in an attempt to locate a painting which somehow vanished in the middle of a heist.
Style: surprise ending, twist ending, psychological, twists and turns, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hypnosis, memory loss, heist, manipulation, amnesia, art thief, dishonesty, crimes, art theft, mind control, disorder, greed ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 70s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Apartment Zero (1988)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The owner of a failing cinema and his mysterious boarder are caught up in the political intrigue of Argentina.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns, captivating, serious ...
Plot: gay, neighbor, dark humor, serial killer, loneliness, mental illness, murder, homosexual subtext, gender, crimes, lgbt, suspicion ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1988
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina, latin america, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.1
 188K
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: psychological, surprise ending, suspense, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: depression, murder, psychiatrist, mental illness, life turned upside down, lesbian, mental institution, doctors and patients, deception, sleepwalking, mentally unstable, patient ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, year 2004, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 8.4
 749
The Deposition (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a man is involved in a car wreck that kills his former lover, his life is derailed and his mind is splintered with guilt and the subsequent uncertainty about what exactly happened.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: memory loss, haunted by the past, uncover truth, life turned upside down, losing-it hero, life is a bitch, a vision, dealing with death, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Someone Behind the Door (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A brain doctor (Anthony Perkins) with an unfaithful wife (Jill Ireland) brings home an amnesiac (Charles Bronson) and gets him to commit murder.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: amnesia, infidelity, flashback, extramarital affair, psychological manipulation, neurosurgeon, adultery, doctor, doctor patient relationship, amnesiac, mental patient, surgery ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 1K
Deadfall (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Cat burglar Henry Clarke and his accomplices the Moreaus attempt to steal diamonds from the chateau of millionaire Salinas.
Style: realistic, serious, neo noir, british noir
Plot: heist, love triangle, mansion, burglar, jewel thief, affair, diamond theft, disorder, couples, mutant, love and romance, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 60s
Place: madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.8
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Evil Eye (1975)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico, Italy, Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: People around Peter Crane begin dying in mysterious fashion. How is Playboy Peter involved in this? He begins having nightmares dealing with murder...His psychiatrist has no idea of what Peter is suffering from. Even the police are in danger as they ...
Style: urban fantasy
Plot: playboy, erotica, devil, sect, serial killer as protagonist, mysterious character, janitor, male objectification, best friend, mental institution, rainstorm, widower ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
One Deadly Summer (1983)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 133 min.
Story: In spring 1976, a 19-year-old beauty, her German-born mother, and her crippled father move to the town of a firefighter nicknamed Pin-Pon. Everyone notices the provocative Eliane. She singles out Pin-Pon and soon is crying on his shoulder ...
Style: surprise ending, sexy, neurotic, neo noir, slasher ...
Plot: revenge, exhibitionist, raped woman, small town, rape and revenge, traumatic childhood, sexual manipulation, revenge motive, female nudity, murder, man punching a woman, breast suckling ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 50s, year 1955, year 1976 ...
Place: provence, france, europe, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Chicken with Vinegar (1985)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Unorthodox detective Jean Lavardin is called to a provincial French town after a prank turns deadly.
Style: neo noir, serious, realistic, cynical, suspenseful ...
Plot: small town, postman, murder disguised as accident, sick mother, investigation, woman in a wheelchair, murder investigation, police brutality, police violence, mother, widow, greed ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 6.7
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Swimming Pool (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the middle of this amusing thriller is a relationship between two different types of females, one is a well know British author and the other is a sex-crazed French teen. The two get into some relationship trouble while living together in this ...
Style: sexy, twists and turns, erotic, psychological, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: swimming, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexuality, self discovery, writer's life, midlife crisis, solitude, crimes, writers, strong sexual content, bdsm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, london, cote d'azur, europe, south of france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 45K
Dark Places (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A woman who survived the brutal killing of her family as a child is forced to confront the events of that day.
Style: suspenseful, tense, intense, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder of family, serial killer, investigation, murder, stripper, crimes, mystery, farm, private investigator, female protagonist, brutality, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1985, 80s, year 1999 ...
Place: kansas, california, oklahoma, ireland, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.6
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Ripley's Game (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tom Ripley - cool, urbane, wealthy, and murderous - lives in a villa in the Veneto with Luisa, his harpsichord-playing girlfriend. A former business associate from Berlin's underworld pays a call asking Ripley's help in killing a rival. ...
Style: tense, psychological, stylized, suspenseful, absurd ...
Plot: gangsters, hitman, crimes, greed, vengeance, serial killer, murder, human nature, redemption, dishonesty, cons and scams, intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, milan italy, berlin germany, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Girl on the Train (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, India
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rachel Watson, devastated by her recent divorce, spends her daily commute fantasizing about the seemingly perfect couple who live in a house that her train passes every day, until one morning she sees something shocking happen there and becomes ...
Style: twist ending, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, tricky ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, train, police investigation, murder, adultery, obsession, ex husband ex wife relationship, alcoholic, mental illness, psychology, memory loss, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, london, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.9
 2K
Koma (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A horrid crime was committed at a wedding reception and bridesmaid Chi Ching was the lone eyewitness. At the police station, she recognised the suspect, Suen Ling, in a line up. She also discovered the affair between this stranger and her lover. All ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: love triangle, serial killer, black market, murder, mind game, woman in danger, obsession, psychopath, couples, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Deception (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: As a corporate auditor who works in a number of different offices, Jonathan McQuarry wanders without an anchor among New York's power brokers. A chance meeting with charismatic lawyer Wyatt Bose leads to Jonathan's introduction to The ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, twists and turns, erotic, suspense ...
Plot: betrayal, lawyer, sex, deception, heist, hotel, police investigation, manipulation, crimes, murder, secrets, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, antarctica, usa, europe, spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
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The Pledge (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A police chief about to retire pledges to help a woman find her daughter's killer. Based on a story by Swiss writer Friedrich Dürrenmatt.
Style: bleak, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological, twist ending ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, murder mystery, justice, mystery, crimes, small town, obsession, serial rapist, promise, violent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.6
 65K
The Body (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A woman’s body disappears mysteriously from the morgue without a trace. Police inspector Jaime Peña investigates the strange occurrence with the help of Álex Ulloa, the widower of the missing woman.
Style: twists and turns, surprise ending, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: murder, investigation, mystery, uncover truth, missing person, crimes, morgue, infidelity, vengeance, adulterous husband, adultery, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Four Flies on Grey Velvet (1971)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Roberto, a drummer in a rock band, keeps receiving weird phone calls and being followed by a mysterious man. One night he manages to catch up with his persecutor and tries to get him to talk but in the ensuing struggle he accidentally stabs him. He ...
Style: mind bending, macabre, slasher, psychedelic, surreal ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, musician, murder mystery, female psychopath, gay, perversion, closeted homosexual, death of pet, sadistic psychopath, masked killer, public execution ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, germany, rome italy, italy, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Lizard in a Woman's Skin (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman is accused of murdering her debauched neighbor after dreaming it. Was she set up, or did she really do it?
Style: slasher, psycho sexual, erotic, psychedelic, macabre ...
Plot: lesbian lover, murder, orgy, erotic dream, lesbian, female nudity, nightmare, serial killer, disembowelment, graphic violence, animal experimentation, bisexual ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Sleeping Car Murder (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Six people travel by train overnight from Marseilles to Paris. When the train arrives at its destination, one of the passengers, a girl, is found dead in a sleeping berth. The police led by Inspector Grazzi investigate the other five passengers, ...
Style: neo noir, political, slasher
Plot: train, police, investigation, serial killer, boxing, criminal on the run, love letter, murder investigation, police raid, corpse, whodunit, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Into the Arms of Strangers (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two years ago, Andy Barker suffered serious brain damage in a car accident. In the last two days however, memories have started creeping back, triggered by family portraits and strange locations. Andy has a brother who has gone missing and a ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: mystery, memory loss, human nature, bandit, amnesia, death of brother, fratricide, losing-it hero, epileptic seizure, boy, car chase, prank ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%