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Vic + Flo Saw a Bear (2013)
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Vic + Flo Saw a Bear (2013)
Original name: Vic + Flo Ont Vu Un Ours
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This is the portrait of two recently released prisoners (Pierrette Robitaille and Romane Bohringer) who learn to live in a sugar shack deep in the forest.
Style: serious, tense, atmospheric, bleak, realistic, offbeat
Plot: confined, destructive relationship, haunted by the past, couples, gender, isolation, gays and lesbians, warden, going straight, parole officer, lesbian, forest, vengeance, dark humor, in the woods, mysterious character, sexual content, under the surface, nudity (full frontal - brief), bear, handicapped, old man, mute, ex convict, female female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada

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Most similar movies to Vic + Flo Saw a Bear

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, tense and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, couples, crime, danger, murder, confined and rivalry mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Vic + Flo Saw a Bear: Whitewash (2013), The Hunter (2010), A Wolf at the Door (2013), The Owls (2010), Katalin Varga (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Whitewash (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The brutality of winter and the power of the mind are aptly portrayed in this dark comedy set in Northern Quebec. Bruce (Thomas Haden Church) is merely trying to survive a harsh winter when he meets Jean. Conflict leads to an accidental death, and ...
Style: tense, serious, psychological, mind bending, offbeat ...
Plot: mysterious character, losing-it hero, life is a bitch, down on your luck, on the run, wild ride, wilderness, in the woods, drugs/alcohol, forest, murder, solitude ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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The Hunter (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Iran, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In an act of vengeance, a young man randomly kills two police officers. He escapes to the forest, where he is arrested by two other officers. The three men are surrounded by trees, the woods. They are lost in a maze, a desolate landscape, where the ...
Style: bleak, exciting, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, forest, isolation, law enforcement, deadly, vengeance, in the woods, criminal heroes, mind game, confined, nightshift, arrest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran
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A Wolf at the Door (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on real events, and set in Rio de Janeiro, A Wolf at the Door is the nerve-rattling tale of a kidnapped child and the terror of the parents left behind. When Sylvia discovers her six-year-old daughter has been picked up at school by an unknown ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: missing child, infidelity, kidnapping, family problems, couples, crimes, human nature, destructive relationship, dishonesty, mistress, brazilian, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, latin america
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60%
 4.9
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The Owls (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: Two middle-aged, lesbian couples accidentally kill a younger lesbian and hide the body, without reporting it to the authorities. Their guilt and long-kept, dark secret comes back to haunt them, as an unexpected stranger shows up in their lives, ...
Style: neo noir, tense, serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: murder, vengeance, mysterious character, rivalry, danger, haunted by the past, couple relations, deadly, crimes, gender, couples, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Katalin Varga (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Romania, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In the beautiful, otherworldly Carpathian Mountains a woman is traveling with a small boy in a horse and cart, looking to punish those who once abused her. For years, Katalin has been keeping a terrible secret. Hitchhiking with two men, she was ...
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, tense, gloomy ...
Plot: rape, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, buried truth, hidden truth, murder, obsession, revenge, rape and revenge, rape victim, gang rape, rape revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania, europe, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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2:22 (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The plan was easy; the job was not. On a snowy night a tight crew of four criminals plan to pull off a routine heist. When things go horribly wrong, friendship, loyalty and trust are pushed to the limit.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, twists and turns, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, confined, crime gone awry, disorder, dishonesty, criminal heroes, crimes, crime boss, suspect, profanity, hotel, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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59%
My Daughter, My Angel (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nathalie Dagenais is a 19 year old girl studying to be a lawyer. New to the city of Montreal, she will soon discover the world of porn. One day, her father (Michel Côté) comes across her picture on the Internet and wants to find her and before she ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: starlet, woman in danger, sexual relations, media, crimes, family problems, nudity (full frontal - brief), exotic dancer, porn star, father daughter relationship, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada, montreal
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57%
The Night of the Sunflowers (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, Portugal
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The body a teenage girl is discovered in a field of sunflowers. At the same time a travelling salesman watches the events unfold on television, whilst in the small village of Angosto the discovery of a prehistoric cave brings excitement and the ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, isolation, vengeance, countryside, village, cave, social relations, police investigation, salesman, neighbor neighbor relationship, murder mystery, village life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Cold Blooded (2012)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A female police officer has to keep a prisoner from escaping a nearly abandoned hospital unit at the same time his violent partners come looking for him.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, chases and races, chase, reluctant partners, criminal heroes, confined, crimes, partners, isolation, indoor, strong female presence, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Traceless (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Étienne Meunier (Benoît Magimel) is a young executive who has everything going for him. His career is skyrocketing and he is about to become #1 at work, he is married to a picture-perfect wife, has a dream home and money. To top it off, he's ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, realistic, neo noir ...
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, promotion, moral dilemma, crimes, life turned upside down, breaking point, dishonesty, under the surface, chase, pursuit, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
44 Inch Chest (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Provocative, outrageously profane and surprisingly tender amidst an explosion of unbridled testosterone, 44 INCH CHEST explores the masculine ego at breaking point, testing whether fear is stronger than love. Colin (Ray Winstone) is in agony, ...
Style: tense, surreal, serious, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: infidelity, vengeance, crimes, confined, rivalry, abduction, jealous husband, couples, friendship, family relations, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Curling (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in a rural Quebec village in the dead of winter, Jean-François, a single father works at a deserted bowling alley at night and in a rundown motel during the day. His daughter, Julyvonne never leaves their home. Jean-François isolates her in ...
Style: sincere, atmospheric, realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: isolation, bittersweet, family relations, single parent, parents and children, misfit, social misfits, coming of age, youth, overprotective father, home schooling, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
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A Single Shot (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The tragic death of a beautiful young girl starts a tense and atmospheric game of cat and mouse between hunter John Moon and the hardened backwater criminals out for his blood.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: poacher, loner, divorce, wilderness, danger, crimes, drifter, haunted by the past, moral dilemma, human nature, violence, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
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Possessions (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Marilyne et Bruno Caron arrivent dans un village de montagne pour emménager dans un chalet qu’ils ont loué à Patrick Castang, promoteur et propriétaire de nombreuses habitations dans la région. Contents de quitter le nord de la France pour ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: unlikely criminals, crimes, murderous pair, partners, couples, destructive relationship, deadly, murder, mountain, jealousy, wealth, chalet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.2
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Sweet Karma (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mute Russian girl infiltrates Toronto's underground sex trade to avenge the death of her sister.
Style: bleak, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sex trafficking, sexploitation, vengeance, strip club, mute, woman fights a man, life is a bitch, crimes, mute or deaf, deadly, drugs/alcohol, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, russia
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42%
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Hide (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, Argentina
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A modern day Bonnie and Clyde - with a twist - that follows two lovers down a path of destruction, mayhem, and murder as they live in a world where it is acceptable to take whatever they want with murderous consequences.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Plot: lovers on the run, murderous pair, partners, on the road, criminal heroes, vengeance, confined, love and romance, deadly, haunted by the past, crimes, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.9
 461
The Box (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An ex-con tries to go straight but also wants to get back money he's owed for the job that put him in prison. He meets a waitress who's also seen her share of trouble and they start up a tenuous relationship. Then there's a murder and ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: haunted by the past, going straight, criminal heroes, starting over, lovers on the run, love affair, couples, woman in danger, criminal's revenge, love and romance, hopes, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Paradise Cruise (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Israel, France, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An impossible love story between Yossi, a former IDF soldier, and Dora, a mysterious French photographer visiting Israel, as they both struggle in vain to leave their pasts behind.
Style: non-linear, tense, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: haunted by the past, vengeance, obsession, couples, couple relations, impossible love, obsessive quest, love and romance, dishonesty, unfulfillment, innocence lost, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Under Still Waters (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young married couple encounters a stranger who threatens their marriage and their lives.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: danger, mysterious character, family problems, couples, stranger, sex scene, duel, drinking, drinking alcohol, crumbling marriage, confined, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Headshot (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Thailand, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A hitman named Tul is shot in the head during an assignment. When he wakes up from a two month coma Tul discovers that he literally sees everything upside down.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vengeance, danger, disorder, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, secret movement, frame up, assassination, sexual content, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
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38%
The Wild Hunt (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A medieval reenactment game turns into a Shakespearean tragedy when a non-player crashes the event to win back his girlfriend.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, exciting, offbeat ...
Plot: role playing, girlfriend, game, make believe, pretense, danger, escapades, woman in danger, village, mind game, forest, in the woods ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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36%
The Christening (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Michal has what he always dreamed of: a beautiful wife named Magda, a newborn son, his own firm. He chooses an old friend, Janek, to be the godfather of his child. This is just the beginning of Michal's plan, who asks his friend to take an ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, bleak, gloomy
Plot: going straight, haunted by the past, friends, one more chance, crimes, life is a bitch, godparent, husband wife relationship, reform, criminal heroes, crime, train ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Night Zoo (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Marcel (Gilles Maheu) emerges from prison in hopes of a reconciliation with his dying father Albert (Roger Le Bel) in this thrilling crime drama. Raped in prison, Marcel encounters a homosexual cop involved with drug smuggling who presses him for ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: couples, animal life, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, crimes, life is a bitch, dishonesty, genie, family relations, drug abuse, heist, homecoming ...
Time: 80s
Place: montreal, canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Sleeper's Wake (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In a secluded cove on the South African coast, a middle-aged writer grieving the deaths of his wife and daughter is drawn into an affair with an alluring teenage girl who is grappling with demons of her own, in this gripping psychological thriller ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: dangerous attraction, danger, couples, destructive relationship, isolation, older man younger woman relationship, loss of wife, sex scene, dealing with death, sexual content, settlement, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa
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35%
Jack Irish: Bad Debts (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack Irish is a man getting his life back together again. A former criminal lawyer whose world imploded, he now spends his days as a part-time investigator, debt collector, apprentice cabinet maker, punter and sometime lover - the complete man ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, private detective, mystery, haunted by the past, danger, crimes, down on your luck, crime, who done it, graphic violence, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, melbourne australia
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33%
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Show Me (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When two squeegee kids descend upon Sarah and her luxury sedan, the fuse is lit on a tense cat and mouse tale of captors and captives. Sarah is forced to continue her trip to an isolated cottage where the twisted trio bait and entice one another in ...
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, mind game, rivalry, deadly, danger, youth, confined, couples, teenage life, isolation, woman in danger, captivity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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32%
 5.1
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Samuel Bleak (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a quiet southern town, several lives are changed forever when an isolated mute with a dark secret is admitted to a mental institution.
Style: disturbing, serious, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: mental institution, family problems, isolation, small town life, small town, crimes, mute, suspect, society, danger, forest, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana
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32%
The Girl He Met Online (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A man's relationship with a bipolar woman becomes dangerous.
Style: serious, tense, psychological, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: bipolar disorder, losing-it hero, couples, dangerous attraction, mental illness, mentally unstable, jealousy, online dating, murder, obsession, crimes, down on your luck
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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31%
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Morgan's Ferry (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three escaped convicts hide out in the home a reclusive woman as they wait to catch a ferry.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: on the run, fall in love, dangerous attraction, confined, criminal heroes, woman in danger, isolation, danger, crimes, fugitives, couples, manhunt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: southern usa
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Three for the Devil (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A man just released from a mental institution gets involved in a gold mine scheme while trying to avoid the cops, a wrathful drug dealer, and a sultry femme fatale.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, atmospheric, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, haunted by the past, master criminal, dishonesty, unlikely partners, drug dealing, criminal heroes, confined, couples, friendship, crime, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, nevada
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