Movies like Montage

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Montage (2013)
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Montage (2013)
Original name: 몽타주
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A woman's child is kidnapped and killed after paying the ransom. 15 years later, a mysterious figure is seen visiting the site of killing and another kidnapping occurs using the same methods. The woman teams up with a detective to catch the killer once and for all.
Style: psychological, captivating, suspenseful, rough, suspense
Plot: child abduction, investigation, parents and children, unsolved crime, rescue, police detective, crimes, justice, hopes, race against time
Place: south korea

Most similar movies to Montage

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, captivating, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about crimes, investigation, danger, deadly, murder, police detective and life is a bitch mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Montage: Bitter Daisies (2018), The Tunnel (2019), Blood and Ties (2013), The Classified File (2015), One on One (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bitter Daisies (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
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Story: While investigating the disappearance of a teen girl in a tight-knit Galician town, a Civil Guard officer uncovers secrets linked to a loss of her own.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: police detective, child abduction, investigation, justice, rescue, crimes, danger, parents and children, race against time, hopes
Time: 21st century
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The Tunnel (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a truck crashes inside a tunnel, people on their way home for Christmas are brutally trapped in a deadly fire. With a blizzard raging outside, and the first responders struggling to get to the accident, it's every man for himself.
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: rescue, deadly, danger, survival, firefighter, tunnel, mountain, life & death, catastrophe, youth, car accident, confined ...
Time: contemporary
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Blood and Ties (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Da-eun lives a happy life with her single father, a man who sacrificed everything in his life for her. She loved her father very dearly. However, their relationship is about to take an unexpected turn. Da-eun becomes suspicious that her father might ...
Style: tense, psychological, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: uncover truth, kidnapping, murder, parents and children, hidden identity, crimes, danger, moral dilemma, investigation, family relations, woman in danger, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Classified File (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Busan in 1978. Gil-young, a veteran detective got the special request from the parents of a missing child, Eun-joo to investigate her case. As the clever kidnapper eludes the police, the case becomes more and more of a mystery. When Joong-san, the ...
Style: suspense, tense, twists and turns, captivating, psychological
Plot: investigation, kidnapping, child abduction, crimes, disappearance, police detective, chase, uncover truth, desperation, danger, prediction, ransom ...
Time: 21st century, 70s
Place: south korea, busan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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One on One (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: On May 9th, a female high school student was brutally murdered. There are 7 suspects and 7 shadows that terrorize them. Who are they and which one of them is you?
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: murder, vigilantism, danger, crimes, rivalry, vengeance, terrorist group, investigation, suspect, group of friends, strong violent content, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, asia, korea
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And Baby Will Fall (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Expectant parents become prime suspects in the disappearance of a pregnant woman who was last seen at their garage sale. Model citizen David Rose runs a garden center and is a devoted house-father. Like his wife Ivy, who suffered two stillbirths, ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: prison, infidelity, crimes, family problems, police detective, family relations, love affair, pregnancy, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, investigation, mysterious disappearance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Memories of Murder (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 132 min.
Story: 1986 Gyunggi Province. The body of a young woman is found brutally raped and murdered. Two months later, a series of rapes and murders commences under similar circumstances. And in a country that had never known such crimes, the dark whispers about ...
Style: enigmatic, realistic, captivating, bleak, clever ...
Plot: rape, police investigation, murder, unsolved crime, serial killer, police, police detective, police officer, crimes, investigation, suspicion, torture ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986
Place: south korea, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Perfect Number (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Based on the series by the popular Japanese novelist Keigo Higashino, this is a mystery drama that 'faithfully but freely' adapts the 3rd part in the series, . The story revolves around 3 characters: a woman who unwittingly killed her ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: investigation, buried truth, murder, hidden truth, human nature, moral dilemma, under the surface, teacher, friendship, death, mathematics, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Insadong Scandal (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A fabled painting from royal palace was discovered after 400 years. Once properly restored, it could fetch at least $40 million in the international auction market. Bae is the owner of the gallery which possesses the painting. She scouts top-tier ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: heist, crimes, dishonesty, amateur detective, art, forgery, forger, auction, gallery, recovery, escapades, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 25
Tucked Away (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On the surface, Ray Ryan has it all. He's a successful advertising executive with a new promotion. He has a nice home and a beautiful fiancée. Underneath it all is a dark secret he's finding harder to hide. Ray's nightmares are ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: investigation, crimes, deadly, life is a bitch, murder, secret, abusive father, aging
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Voice of a Murderer (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: One day, the only son of famous news anchor HAN Kyung-bae, disappears without a trace. Soon, the kidnapper calls the mother demanding a $100,000 ransom. The police assign a veteran inspector to the case and assemble a top-notch task force to work ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, rough, based on true events ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Along Came a Spider (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a teacher kidnaps a girl from a prestigious school, homicide detective, Alex Cross takes the case and teams up with young security agent, Jezzie Flannigan in hope of finding the girl and stopping the brutal psychopath. Every second counts as ...
Style: psychological, twist ending, surprise ending, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: serial killer, profiler, police investigation, serial murder, kidnapping, psychologist, psychopath, crime, crimes, investigation, ransom, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Awakened (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Samantha believes that her father murdered her mother. In her exhausting search for the truth about her young mother's untimely death 14 years earlier, Samantha receives help from beyond the grave.
Style: twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, uncover truth, investigation, murder, haunted by the past, crimes, mystery, parents and children, small town, small town life, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.7
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Canal Street (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Chicago lawyer embraces his undying faith when his teenage son is accused of murdering a classmate.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, exciting, suspense, rough
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Duration: 113 min.
Story: One day, Hye Lin, the five-year old daughter of a devoted pastor, Joo Young Soo, is kidnapped. Pastor Joo, who has a rock solid faith in God at this time, prays wholeheartedly for her safe comeback, but she does not return. Eight years later, Joo ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Dark Figure of Crime (2018)
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Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Hyeong-min, a prominent police detective, and Tae-oh, a killer who has confessed to multiple murders, maintain a fierce psychological confrontation.
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, crimes, law enforcement, investigation, serial killer, murder mystery, police detective, witnessing a crime, danger, escapades, evidence, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, 19th century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Heat Wave (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When a sudden, unexplained rise in local temperatures threatens to turn Los Angeles County into a parched, lifeless desert, one scientist must put her theories to the test in a desperate effort to prevent the catastrophe.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: race against time, heat wave, forces of nature, save the day, danger, catastrophe, escapades, natural disaster, scientist, crimes, heroes, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Contaminated Man (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
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Style: bleak, suspenseful, psychological, tense, serious
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Genre: Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 108 min.
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Style: disturbing, psychological, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Plot: investigation, family in crisis, life is a bitch, family problems, missing child, crimes, confined, abduction, ransom, kidnapping, crime, police
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, rough, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.0
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Jill Rips (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A tough guy goes undercover on a personal mission of vengeance into the hardcore world of S&M, to find out who's responsible for the death of his brother.
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Story: After years of meticulous planning, a terrorist operation is reaching its final stages. The authorities have received no intelligence; they are in a race against time but don't yet know it. As the operation unfolds, we see the working lives of ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.1
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Steel Rain (2017)
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Country: South Korea
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A former agent from the North Korean intelligence and a senior member of the South Korean security services conduct a secret mission to prevent the breakout of a nuclear war on the Korean Peninsula.
Style: political thriller, tense, captivating, psychological, suspense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.6
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Duration: 83 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, psychological ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.8
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Kidnapped (2021)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Savannah Duke-Morgan realizes her lifetime dream to bring her husband Brad and her five-year-old daughter Aria back to her birthplace on the Gold Coast of Australia until it turns into her worst nightmare when Aria goes missing from the resort’s ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 91 min.
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