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The Undoing (2020)
 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 one life and create another for her child and her family.
Style: twists and turns, suspense, disturbing, surprise ending, captivating, psychological thriller
Plot: adultery, murder, life turned upside down, husband wife relationship, therapist, lie, secret, betrayal, infidelity, family drama, mother son relationship, mysterious disappearance, suspicion of murder, lawyer, riddles and clues, family relations, male female relationship, father son relationship, danger, extramarital affair, evidence, aspiring writer, uncover truth, police, murder investigation ...
Time: year 2019
Place: new york, manhattan new york city

Most similar movies to The Undoing

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, suspense, suspenseful and tense films and TV series with plots about murder, crimes, murder investigation, police investigation, danger, investigation and mystery mostly in Drama, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Undoing: Big Little Lies (2017), American Gothic (2016), Messiah (2001), Secretos en el Jardín (2013), Masum (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Big Little Lies (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Subversive, darkly comedic drama Big Little Lies tells the tale of three mothers of first graders whose apparently perfect lives unravel to the point of murder.
Style: surprise ending, disturbing, enigmatic, twists and turns
Audience: chick flick, kids
Plot: domestic violence, female friendship, murder mystery, family life, housewife, murder, marriage, intrigue, crumbling marriage, rape, gossip and rumors, mother ...
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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 ⇓
75%
 8.0
 2K
Messiah (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 148 min.
TV show
Story: After two horribly mutilated bodies are discovered, DCI Red Metcalfe is assigned the case.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder investigation, police detective, therapist, deadly, race against time, therapy, police investigation, chases and races, crime, crimes, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Secretos en el Jardín (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In the summer of 1981 a series of crimes hit the city of Viña del Mar in Chile. Fourteen murders and violations frighten all citizens. Inspector Ramiro Opazo, from the Police Department is the responsible to catch the criminals. But what he ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, serious, rough
Plot: mysterious woman, mystery killer, investigation, adultery, infidelity, police, danger, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, corruption, secret, husband wife relationship, psychopath ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 8.4
 16K
Masum (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Turkey
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Cevdet, a retired commissioner, and his wife spend their pensions in peace on a farm away from the city. Suddenly the life of the family is destroyed by the sudden arrival of a terrible news from the little son.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: psychological drama, police detective, police investigation, domestic violence, friendship, betrayal, murder, police, love, husband wife relationship, infidelity, family relations ...
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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
Plot: police investigation, death, murder investigation, husband wife relationship, false accusation of murder, investigation, parents and children, suspect, murder, father son relationship, mysterious villain, family relations ...
Time: 2020s
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.8
 10K
The Capture (2019)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When soldier Shaun Emery's conviction for a murder in Afghanistan is overturned due to flawed video evidence, he returns to life as a free man with his young daughter. But when damning CCTV footage from a night out in London comes to light, ...
Style: twists and turns, captivating, suspense, intense
Plot: ex soldier, investigation, lawyer, murder, security camera, stalking, police, capture, court, suspicion of murder, stock footage, mentally unstable ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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 ⇓
48%
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 ⇓
46%
 6.5
 2K
Briarpatch (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Dogged investigator Allegra Dill returns to her border-town Texas home after her sister is murdered. What begins as a search for a killer turns into an all-consuming fight to bring her corrupt hometown to its knees.
Style: bleak, captivating, suspense, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: murder investigation, corrupt police, murder, corruption, police corruption, car bomb, gun, crimes, disorder, danger, violence, u.s. mexico border ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 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 ⇓
44%
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: twist ending, suspenseful, suspense, serious, tense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: memory loss, mystery, uncover truth, psychiatrist, amnesia, domestic violence, obsession, life turned upside down, psychology, doctors and patients, woman in danger, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 1990s, year 2013 ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.5
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The Fix (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: High-profile district attorney Maya Travis fled L.A. after devastating defeat when prosecuting an A-list actor for double murder. Eight years later, the same celebrity is under suspicion for another murder, and Maya is lured back to the DA’s ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, exciting, captivating, realistic
Plot: district attorney, lawyer, murder, evidence, criminal, celebrity, career, wife abuse, revenge, murder investigation, family relations, stalker ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ 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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Deceiver (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The gruesome death of a prostitute brings suspicion on one of her clients, James Wayland, a brilliant, self-destructive and epileptic heir to a textile fortune. So detectives Braxton and Kennesaw take Wayland in for questioning, thinking they can ...
Style: twists and turns, surprise ending, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, mind game, police investigation, secret, violence, crimes, prostitute, law enforcement, investigation, deadly, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.4
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Vienna Blood (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Austria
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Max Liebermann, a student of Sigmund Freud, helps Detective Rheinhardt in the investigation of a series of disturbing murders around the grand cafes and opera houses of 1900s Vienna.
Style: twists and turns, suspense, disturbing, enigmatic, tense
Plot: murder, crime, investigation, police investigation, doctor, crimes, murder investigation, disorder, twists & turns, adventure, buddies, danger ...
Time: 90s, 1900s
Place: vienna, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
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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 ⇓
41%
Love, Lies and Murder (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: This movie, based on the true story, begins with the murder of a housewife. When troubled teenage daughter confesses the crime, it looks like a solved case. But, the investigators are suspicious because of the lack of motive and spend years trying ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, mind bending, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, older man younger woman relationship, manipulation, family relations, pregnancy, infidelity, mind game, betrayal, investigation, manipulations, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions.
Style: clever, captivating, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: private detective, crime, murder mystery, investigation, whodunit, murder, riddles and clues, murder investigation, multiple suspects, who done it, uncover truth, crimes ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.8
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Twin Peaks (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: The body of Laura Palmer is washed up on a beach near the small Washington state town of Twin Peaks. FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper is called in to investigate her strange demise only to uncover a web of mystery that ultimately leads him deep into ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, gloomy, offbeat ...
Plot: small town, investigation, small town life, murder, who done it, death, crime, rape, paranormal investigation, special agents, double life, nightmare ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: washington state, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Truth Be Told (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Descend into the world of true-crime podcasts. New evidence compels podcaster Poppy Parnell to reopen the murder case that made her a media sensation.
Style: psychological thriller, psychological, captivating, exciting, twists and turns ...
Plot: crime, investigation, crimes, mind game, murder mystery, death, intelligence, riddles and clues, murder, danger, crime scene, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
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39%
The Valhalla Murders (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Iceland
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: An Oslo detective with a painful past returns to his native Iceland to help a dedicated cop hunt a serial killer with a link to a mysterious photo.
Style: rough, captivating, suspenseful, disturbing, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, child abuse, police investigation, murder, investigation, police corruption, police, danger, murder investigation, partners against crime, law enforcement, mystery ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Former NYPD detective and forensic genius Lincoln Rhyme was at the top of his game until a serious accident at the hands of a notorious serial killer forced him out of the field. When Amelia Sachs, an intuitive young officer who has a gift for ...
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forensics, riddles and clues, serial killer, crime, crimes, law enforcement, murder, investigation, police investigation, deadly, police, evidence ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Whole Truth (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A defense attorney works to get his teenage client acquitted of murdering his wealthy father.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, exciting, tense, rough ...
Plot: lawyer, murder, defense attorney, death of father, lie, teenager, widow, mother son relationship, legal action, family relations, female director, patricide ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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 ⇓
38%
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Born to Kill (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: A seemingly ordinary, well behaved teenager's latent psychopathic desires rise to the surface when a new girl arrives in town.
Style: psychological thriller, disturbing, psychological, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: psychopath, murder, mother son relationship, teenage boy, single mother, danger, mystery, teenage life, brutality, murder investigation, teenage murderer, teenager ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.9
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Face to Face (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bjørn investigates the killing of his daughter. People around him believe she might have committed suicide, but he doesn't accept that. Both the stakes and the suspense rise relentlessly as Bjørn inches closer to the truth.
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: death of daughter, investigation, murder, police, obsession, vengeance, danger, crimes, life is a bitch, disorder, intrigue, police officer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Sandhamn Murders (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Viveca Stens popular novels come to life in "The Sandhamn Murders", a perfect mix of Nordic crime & the beautiful surroundings of the outer Stockholm archipelago.
Style: surprise ending, disturbing, realistic, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: murder mystery, murder, island, crime investigation, uncover truth, police detective, serial killer, suspect, social relations, mystery, family relations
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 4K
Modus (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Norway, Denmark, Iceland, Belgium, UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: During a snowy Christmas season in Sweden, psychologist and profiler Inger Johanne Vik finds not only herself but also her autistic daughter drawn into the investigation of a number of disturbing deaths, through which she meets detective Ingvar ...
Style: suspense, psychological, tense, captivating
Plot: religious fanaticism, murder, criminal psychologist, serial killer, winter, uncover truth, crimes, investigation, family relations, danger, death, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, eastern europe, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Little Boy Blue (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on a true story that shocked a nation, this powerful four-part factual drama, from BAFTA winning writer and executive producer Jeff Pope (Appropriate Adult, The Widower), centres on the devastating impact on a city of an innocent child’s ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: murder, justice, police investigation, police detective, murder investigation, true crime, danger, dishonesty, murder weapon, 11 year old, husband wife relationship, questioned by police ...
Time: year 2007
Place: liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%