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The App (2019)
 2.6
 1K
The App (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Loving girlfriend, family fortune, breakout movie role: he's got it all. Until an app awakens a powerful new yearning. While in Rome to shoot his first movie, actor and industrial heir Niccolò becomes obsessed with the dating app "US" that sends him into a self-destructive spiral.
Style: psychological, suspense, melancholic, contemplative
Plot: psychology, obsession, lovers apart, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, character study, artificial intelligence, fear, cell phone, relationship problems, luxury, mobile phone, aspiring actor, acceptance, female director

Most similar movies to The App

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, suspense, suspenseful and serious films with plots about obsession, murder, storytelling, loneliness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, paranoia and existentialism mostly in Drama, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The App: The Stepsister (2016), The Mandela Effect (2019), Invasive (2011), Take Shelter (2011), Ex Machina (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.4
 388
The Stepsister (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Nicole and Mark get engaged, but his stepsister believes she has a claim on him and is willing to do anything to be his bride.
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: fiancee, female psychopath, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, marriage, jealousy, attempted murder, obsession, couples, couple relations, relationships, half sister ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Mandela Effect (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A man becomes obsessed with facts and events that have been collectively misremembered by thousands of people. Believing the phenomena to be the symptom of something larger, his obsession eventually leads him to question reality itself.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, exciting, captivating
Plot: parallel universe, obsession, deja vu, landlord, memories, escape from reality, mentally unstable, society, mansion, auction, hallucination, death of daughter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 5.5
 78
Invasive (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young couple, Pauline and Alex, moves from Paris to a quiet neighbourhood in the French countryside. Pauline loves to take care of her garden and the plants. She is also fascinated with her older neighbour Gilles who lives alone. They spend much ...
Style: suspense, captivating, touching, psychological, contemplative
Plot: husband wife relationship, love, obsession, jealousy, mysterious man, mysterious past, french countryside, gardening, village life, espionage, factory, kiss ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 7.4
 97K
Take Shelter (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Plagued by a series of apocalyptic visions, a young husband and father questions whether to shelter his family from a coming storm, or from himself.
Style: psychological, bleak, atmospheric, stylized, disturbing ...
Plot: paranoia, mental illness, delusion, nervous breakdown, nightmare, fear, dreams, insanity, sanity, obsession, construction worker, schizophrenia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2011, year 1986
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Movie in collections
 7.7
 498K
Ex Machina (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Caleb, a 26 year old coder at the world's largest internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a private mountain retreat belonging to Nathan, the reclusive CEO of the company. But when Caleb arrives at the remote location he finds ...
Style: mind bending, philosophical, twist ending, tense, psychological ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, isolation, technology, robot, existentialism, cyberpunk, cyborgs, androids, human android relationship, manipulation, a.i., man versus machine ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 8.0
 720K
Black Swan (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A ballet dancer wins the lead in "Swan Lake" and is perfect for the role of the delicate White Swan - Princess Odette - but slowly loses her mind as she becomes more and more like Odile, the Black Swan.
Style: psychological, twist ending, atmospheric, cerebral, dramatic ...
Plot: obsession, hallucination, mental illness, ballet, surrealism, insanity, dancer's life, psychology, paranoia, character study, showbiz, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Monday at 11:01 A.M. (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film is a suspense thriller about Michael, who brings his girlfriend Jenny to a beautiful yet strange mountain town where everyone seems familiar. But he begins to see and hear things that no one else can. After many hallucinations and then ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: obsession, weekend, resort, missing person, hallucination, insanity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, cult, worship, journey, forest, drinking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.6
 519
Her Infidelity (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After a one-night stand with her son's attractive teacher, a troubled wife finds herself stalked by the dangerously obsessed man.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: infidelity, adultery, relationship problems, marital problem, lust, sexual obsession, male female relationship, lasciviousness, relationships, husband wife relationship, couple relations, love story ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 3K
Vital (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Hiroshi wakes up in a hospital room and realizes that he was in a serious car accident that caused the death of his girlfriend, Ryoko, as well as the loss of his memory. While trying to regain his memory, one of the first clues that Hiroshi finds ...
Style: disturbing, emotional, psychological, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: obsession, haunted by the past, deadly, memory loss, love triangle, medical school, crimes, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, medical student, dissection, dream, autopsy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Golden Earrings (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Ronnie and Sara are best friends and roommates. And for Ronnie, Sara is her whole world. She does everything with her and their small group of friends. But one day, Sara suddenly disappears and Ronnie is left with a hole in her life that she cannot ...
Style: enigmatic, psychological, disturbing, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: missing person, obsession, insanity, ghost, murder, split personality, depression, paranoia, mental illness, obsessive love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, hearing voices ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 8.0
 564K
Her (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In the not so distant future, Theodore, a lonely writer purchases a newly developed operating system designed to meet the user's every needs. To Theodore's surprise, a romantic relationship develops between him and his operating system. ...
Style: melancholic, futuristic, philosophical, offbeat, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: loneliness, artificial intelligence, existentialism, philosophy, unlikely relationship, a.i., cyberspace, love, human nature, impossible love, unlikely couple, computers and web ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Butterfly Effect (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young man struggles to access sublimated childhood memories. He finds a technique that allows him to travel back into the past, to occupy his childhood body and change history. However, he soon finds that every change he makes has unexpected ...
Style: psychological, mind bending, philosophical, suspenseful, non-linear ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, twists & turns, time loop, psychology, life philosophy, supernatural ability, child abuse, memory, haunted by the past, hypnosis, suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Truth About Emanuel (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A troubled young woman becomes obsessed with her mysterious new neighbor, who bears a striking resemblance to the girl's dead mother.
Style: psychological, realistic, melancholic, depressing, tense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: obsession, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, under the surface, mysterious character, intergenerational friendship, depression, single mother, single woman, teenage girl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, baby ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.8
 118K
One Hour Photo (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sy "the photo guy" Parrish has lovingly developed photos for the Yorkin family since their son was a baby. But as the Yorkins' lives become fuller, Sy's only seems lonelier, until he eventually believes he's part of their ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, scary, contemplative ...
Plot: obsession, loner, cheating, psychopath as protagonist, voyeurism, loneliness, insanity, stalker, theft, undercover, couples, solitary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Acceptable Risk (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An ambitious medical researcher discovers a mold that he believes could be the foundation of a miracle cure for degenerative disease
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, experiment gone awry, couple relations, deadly, doctors and patients, supernatural ability, miraculous event, death, cigar smoking, kiss, caucasian, exploding car ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Single White Female 2: The Psycho (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A warped woman takes deadly measures to help a new roommate get rid of her problems.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, psychopath, murder, woman in danger, mentally unstable, deadly, female psychopath, roommate, workplace intrigue, friendship, crimes, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Comfort of Strangers (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An Italian diplomat's son follows and seduces English lovers in Venice.
Style: psychological, erotic, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: obsession, danger, couples, seduction, love and romance, couple relations, culture clash, swingers, murder, investigation, stranger, lover ...
Time: 80s
Place: venice, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Cry of the Owl (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Germany, France, UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman becomes inexplicably attracted to a man who is stalking her. When her boyfriend goes missing, the stalker is the immediate suspect, until a game of jealousy and betrayal turns deadly.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: danger, mysterious character, small town life, obsession, love and romance, stalking, deadly, crimes, couples, neighbor, small town, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 305
Pandemic (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: ER doctor Tsuyoshi Matsuoka receives a patient with a virus unlike anything he's seen before. His symptoms include high fever, convulsions, vomiting of blood and multiple organ failure. Could this be a new form of influenza or is it some other ...
Style: suspense, captivating, serious, psychological
Plot: pandemic, virus, epidemic, plague, doctor, quarantine, research, disease, disaster film, danger, investigation, society ...
Time: near future, 2010s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
 31K
The Discovery (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the near future, due to a breakthrough scientific discovery by Dr. Thomas Harbor, there is now definitive proof of an afterlife. While countless people have chosen suicide to reset their existence, others try to decide what it all means. Among ...
Style: intellectual, philosophical, macabre, enigmatic, psychological ...
Plot: life after death, suicide, alternate reality, afterlife, dreams, plot twist, science, self discovery, religion, mystery, psychology, philosophy ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.7
 4K
Always Shine (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On a trip to Big Sur, two friends, both actresses, try to reconnect with one another. Once alone, the women's suppressed jealousies and deep-seated resentments begin to rise, causing them to lose their grasp on not only the true nature of their ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspense, contemplative, unusual plot structure
Plot: jealousy, friendship, best friend, female protagonist, breakup, vacation, best friends, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, actress, female director, brutal murder, bungalow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Deadly Adoption (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Things go awry when an author and his wife welcome a pregnant woman into their home, with plans to adopt her baby.
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: adoption, baby, husband wife relationship, married couple, pregnancy, family in danger, obsession, adultery, pregnant woman, little girl, mother daughter relationship, surrogate mother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 50K
THX 1138 (1971)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: People in the future live in a totalitarian society. A technician named THX 1138 lives a mundane life between work and taking a controlled consumption of drugs that the government uses to make puppets out of people. As THX is without drugs for the ...
Style: futuristic, thought provoking, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: distopia, totalitarianism, prison, utopia, future dystopia, fighting the system, dystopic future, hologram, technology gone awry, chaos, surveillance, androids and robots ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 4.4
 1K
Big Sky (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hazel suffers from a crippling case of agoraphobia. So much so that it causes a rift between her and her mother, Dee. Hazel and her mother decide to go on a road trip to a desert facility to help Hazel deal with her fear but when gunmen and brothers ...
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, tense
Plot: agoraphobia, road trip, fear, survival, treatment, attack, maniac, danger, violence, couples, teenager, bandit
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.2
 1K
Nasha (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: It is the story of an 18 year old boy who falls hopelessly in love with a 25 year old woman. A woman he cannot have, but a woman he cannot help but desire. And, as is the case with desires unfulfilled, they turn into obsessions. The movie emphasizes ...
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, suspense, erotic
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, voyeur, coming of age, obsession, jealousy, sexual attraction, teacher student relationship, breakup, teenage boy, sex scene, danger, couples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.7
 67K
Open Your Eyes (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A very handsome man finds the love of his life, but he suffers an accident and needs to have his face rebuilt by surgery after it is severely disfigured.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, enigmatic ...
Plot: psychiatrist, disfigurement, nightmare, love triangle, paranoia, doctor, jealousy, memory loss, dreams, mystery, love and romance, delusion ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 32K
The Final Cut (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in a world with memory implants, Robin Williams plays a cutter, someone with the power of final edit over people's recorded histories. His latest assignment is one that puts him in danger.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, twists and turns, intellectual, tense ...
Plot: surveillance, technology, memory, microchip, death, chase, haunted by the past, child abuse, child birth, childbirth, distopia, twists & turns ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.1
 15K
Unforgettable (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Julia moves in with her fiancé, David, but his ex-wife and her own haunting past join forces to rock her quiet suburban existence.
Style: psychological thriller, suspense, rough, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, mentally unstable, ex husband ex wife relationship, insanity, stalking, jealousy, betrayal, deception, ex husband, frame up, divorce, unrequited love ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 458
The Kiss (2004)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sarah, a beautiful and gifted 15-year-old from a wealthy but chaotic family, holds on to one dream: to run away from home and to become a professional ballet dancer.
Style: suspense, psychological, serious, suspenseful
Plot: mother daughter relationship, child abuse, teenage prostitution, fight, police, rape, manipulation, older man younger woman relationship, danger, female director, prostitution, school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Mothers' Instinct (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Brussels, early 60’s. Alice and Céline live in twin bourgeois houses. They are best friends as are their children, Theo and Maxime, who have grown up like brothers. Both families spend all their time together. This perfect harmony is broken when ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, melancholic, surprise ending, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: paranoia, husband wife relationship, death of child, friendship, family drama, marital discord, family relations, danger, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, wife husband relationship, fear, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%