Movies like Kindred

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Kindred (2020)
 5.1
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Kindred (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, United Arab Emirates, Germany, Ireland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When her boyfriend Ben suddenly dies in an accident, mother-to-be Charlotte collapses upon receiving the news. She wakes up in Ben’s family home, a crumbling old manor house in the middle of nowhere with Ben’s overbearing mother and his controlling stepbrother who are determined to care for her. Grief-stricken and increasingly haunted by visions possibly brought on by the pregnancy, Charlotte begins to doubt the family's intentions and her suspicions grow that they may be trying to control her and her unborn baby.
Style: atmospheric, macabre, dark, realistic, disturbing, weird
Plot: motherhood, mystery, family relations, mother son relationship, prejudice, strange behavior, pregnancy, conspiracy, brutality, isolation, determination, death of husband, evil woman, culture clash, identity, visceral, bird, birds

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, psychological, serious and disturbing films with plots about mystery, family relations, brutality, psychology, violence, death and storytelling mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like Kindred: The Village in the Woods (2019), The Other (1972), Borgman (2013), Like a Cast Shadow (2015), The Confessional (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Village in the Woods (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a young couple from the wrong side of the tracks decide to take on an inheritance fraud job, little do they know that they have accepted a fate far darker then they could ever have imagined.
Style: suspenseful, macabre, disturbing, suspense, dark
Plot: forest, mystery, brutality, missing person, surrealism, supernatural, premonition, occult, country house, village, old house, danger ...
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95%
 6.8
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The Other (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Chilling and eerie, this supernatural tale of good versus evil coils around twin brothers living with their grandmother in a sleepy rural area during the summer of 1935. After his grandmother encourages Niles to develop what seem to be psychic ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, twins, good versus evil, mystery, siblings relations, countryside, graphic violence, crimes, unlikely criminals, rivalry, psychopath, family relations ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: holland, connecticut, usa, europe, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.7
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Borgman (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Borgman is the central character of this dark, malevolent fable. Is he a dream or a demon, a twisted allegory or an all-too-real embodiment of our fears? Borgman is a sinister arrival in the sealed-off streets of modern suburbia. His presence ...
Style: psychological, surreal, disturbing, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: drifter, mysterious character, family relations, dishonesty, nightmare, life turned upside down, manipulation, hidden identity, terrorizing, family problems, supernatural, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Like a Cast Shadow (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sibylle, a pragmatic architect, mother and wife, witnesses a suicide of a woman her age while on vacation in Italy. Devastated by this incident, it causes the perception of her life and her family to change. Something inside of her has been set in ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: couples, couple relations, introspection, family relations, strong female presence, under the surface, mystery
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Confessional (1995)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The year is 1952, in Quebec City. Rachel (16), unmarried and pregnant, works in the church. Filled with shame, she unburdens her guilt to a young priest, under the confidentiality of the confessional. In the present year of 1989, Pierre Lamontagne ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, gloomy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: adoption, mystery, society, clergy, family relations, chaos and mayhem, pregnancy, teenage life, siblings relations, haunted by the past, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1952, 80s, year 1989
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.6
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The Invitation (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Will and his new girlfriend Kira are invited to a dinner with old friends at the house of Will’s ex Eden and her new partner David. Although the evening appears to be relaxed, Will soon gets a creeping suspicion that their charming host David is ...
Style: twist ending, twists and turns, dark, scary, intense ...
Plot: dinner party, suicide, deception, conspiracy, obsession, suspicion, paranoia, cult, group of friends, husband wife relationship, mass murder, insanity ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Canal (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Film archivist David and his wife are perfectly happy or so he believes. When a looming secret shatters their marriage at the same time as a turn-of-the-century film reel he is studying reveals their house to be the site of a 1902 multiple-murder, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, protagonist as suspect, murder, violence, husband wife relationship, investigation, mystery, obsession, haunted, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 4K
Wendigo (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: George is a high-strung professional photographer who is starting to unravel from the stress of his work with a Manhattan advertising agency. Needing some time away from the city, Jake, his wife Kim, and their son Miles head to upstate New York to ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, rough ...
Plot: family relations, isolation, mystery, parents and children, family in crisis, stranded, spirit, husband wife relationship, myth, forest, snow, beast ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: new york, usa, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 7.2
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Don't Look Now (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After Laura and John Baxter lose their only child in a horrible drowning, they are greeted by strange sightings of her throughout their everyday lives. When two old ladies approach them in Italy with news that their daughter may still be alive, it ...
Style: atmospheric, twist ending, psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: supernatural, hallucination, haunted by the past, family relations, drowning, architecture, mystery, loss of child, crimes, serial killer, psychic, hospital ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: venice, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Hush Little Baby (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young mother suffers her worst nightmare -the drowning of her young daughter. Two years later, Jamie gives birth to another girl. After a series of suspicious accidents, Jamie becomes haunted by fears that her dead daughter's vengeful spirit ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: ghost, reincarnation, mystery, supernatural, family problems, couples, family relations, custody, pregnancy, babies and infants, dealing with death, death of child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Jack Goes Home (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After his father is killed in a car crash, Jack travels home to Colorado to help nurse his mother (who was injured in the crash) back to health. There, he uncovers long buried secrets and lies within his family, his friends, and his very identity.
Style: surreal, ambiguous ending, bleak, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: dark secret, haunted house, getting home, child abuse, dead father, childhood memory, mother son relationship, family secret, family problems, mystery, family relations, deception ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Unhappy Birthday (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in and around the remote tidal island of Amen, Unhappy Birthday is the fictional story of three outsiders' battles against the twisted morals of an antiquated community. Inspired by British cult classics such as The Wicker Man and Hammer ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, scary ...
Plot: island, isolation, mystery, secret place, nightmare comes true, forces of nature, husband wife relationship, sex scene, male objectification, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, confined, female voyeur ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Other Lamb (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Belgium, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A haunting and nightmarish tale that tells the story of Selah, a young girl born into a repressive cult known as the Flock. The members of the Flock – all women and female children– live in a rural compound, and are led by one man, known only as ...
Style: enigmatic, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: teenage sexuality, religious cult, female protagonist, cult leader, cult, religious leader, forest, woman, sorority, women, social problems, brutality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.2
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Fatal Trust (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the father of her kid son Sam was killed by an escaped psychiatric patient, Kate decides it's time for a new chapter in her life. She moves to the town where her former lover Tom lives and now works in the sheriff's department, and ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious
Plot: family relations, psychopath, mystery, crimes, small town, male female relationship, murder, death, murder of father, death of husband, death of father, ex boyfriend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Tale of Two Sisters (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A recently released patient from a mental institution returns home with her sister, only to face disturbing events between her stepmother and the ghosts haunting their house- all of which are connected to a dark past in the family's history.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, surreal, twist ending, mind bending ...
Plot: mental illness, losing-it hero, haunted house, guilt, nightmare, haunted by the past, family relations, delusion, tragedy, amnesia, suicide, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea, south korea, japan
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Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 92 min.
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Style: enigmatic, macabre, atmospheric, dark, suspense
Plot: road accident, couple relations, family relations, memory loss, sister sister relationship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, tragic past, love affair, getting home, old mansion, secret past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Living and the Dead (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A descent into Hell is triggered when "Ex-Lord" Donald Brocklebank finds that he must leave Longleigh House for London to find a way to pay for the medical treatments for his wife Nancy. Alone, his over-protected, delusional, adult son, ...
Style: psychological, bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: mental illness, terminal illness, family relations, isolation, losing-it hero, life is a bitch, parents and children, doctors and patients, schizophrenia, domestic violence, overdose, anxiety ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 32K
Dark Water (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A woman in the midst of an unpleasant divorce moves to an eerie apartment building with her young daughter. The ceiling of their apartment has a dark and active leak.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, scary, suspenseful, splatter ...
Plot: ghost, missing child, supernatural, mystery, haunted by the past, parents and children, custody, losing-it hero, family problems, single parent, dead girl, supernatural power ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Suicide Club (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When 54 high school girls throw themselves in front of a subway train it appears to be only the beginning of a string of suicides around the country. Does the new all-girl group Desert have anything to do with it? Detective Kuroda tries to find the ...
Style: psychological, surreal, suspenseful, atmospheric, meditative ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suicide, police investigation, hacker, mystery, brutality, cult, insanity, murder, conspiracy, youth, chaos, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Bunny Lake Is Missing (1965)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A woman reports that her young daughter is missing, but there seems to be no evidence that she ever existed.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, mind bending ...
Plot: missing child, investigation, kidnapping, school, missing person, kindergarten, mystery, family relations, journalism, crimes, parents and children, siblings relations ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Witch (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1630s New England, William and Katherine lead a devout Christian life with five children, homesteading on the edge of an impassable wilderness, exiled from their settlement when William defies the local church. When their newborn son vanishes and ...
Style: dark, scary, atmospheric, gothic, suspenseful ...
Plot: witch, supernatural, witchcraft, religion, family relations, curses spells and rituals, black magic, paranoia, wilderness, paganism, family bonds, parents and children ...
Time: 17th century
Place: new england, usa, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.9
 18K
Sisters (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Inquisitive journalist Grace Collier is horrified when she witnesses her neighbor, fashion model Danielle Breton, violently murder a man. Panicking, she calls the police. But when the detective arrives at the scene and finds nothing amiss, Grace is ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, gloomy ...
Plot: twins, murder, model, mystery, hallucination, insanity, amateur detective, psychopath, witness, police, neighbor, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, quebec, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.7
 1K
Island Zero (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A fishing community on a remote Maine island finds itself suddenly cut off from the rest of the world after the ferry stops coming. When people start to vanish, the terrified survivors realize that someone - or something - is hunting them.
Style: disturbing, exciting, gothic, psychological, suspense
Plot: island, ferry, brutality, violence, death, secret, mystery, nightmare, fight, unconsciousness, isolation, mysticism ...
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Mother (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A pregnant woman, who is taking care of her son with development problems, is at her breaking point when a caregiver from the Philippines steps into her life. Diana suspects that she’s using voodoo against her after the quick improvements of her ...
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Sorority Surrogate (2014)
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Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.8
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Spider (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mentally disturbed man takes residence in a halfway house. His mind gradually slips back into the realm created by his illness, where he replays a key part of his childhood.
Style: bleak, psychological, mind bending, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental illness, childhood trauma, haunted by the past, murder, misfit, mental patient, betrayal, mystery, family relations, infidelity, past, delusion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 50s
Place: europe, london, britain, africa, east end london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Goodnight Mommy (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the heat of the summer lays a lonesome house in the countryside where nine year old twin brothers await their mother’s return. When she comes home, bandaged after cosmetic surgery, nothing is like before and the children start to doubt whether ...
Style: psychological, twists and turns, disturbing, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: brother brother relationship, mental illness, twins, punishment, countryside, torture, divorce, isolation, seeing dead people, mind game, investigation, hidden identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Skeleton Key (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A hospice nurse working at a spooky New Orleans plantation home finds herself entangled in a mystery involving the house's dark past.
Style: surprise ending, twist ending, macabre, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: voodoo, occult, ghost, black magic, ritual, attic, supernatural horror, paralysis, rite, witchcraft, soul transference, mysterious character ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 3K
Paranoiac (1963)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Simon Ashby is a wealthy psychotic who is is coddled by his aunt in their palatial mansion outside of London. One day, Ashby's long lost brother mysteriously arrives at the house, but events prove that he is an impostor, sent by Keith Kossett, ...
Style: tense, scary, mind bending, realistic, serious ...
Plot: psychopath, family relations, suicide attempt, aunt, impostor, family problems, rescue, mystery, crimes, mentally unstable, dealing with death, siblings relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After her son Kevin commits a horrific act, troubled mother Eva reflects on her complicated relationship with her disturbed son as he grew from a toddler into a teenager.
Style: disturbing, psychological, bleak, gloomy, tense ...
Plot: psychopath, evil child, mother son relationship, antisocial behavior, school shooting, sociopath, depression, family problems, parents and children, family relations, massacre, estrangement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, connecticut, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%