Movies like The russian girl

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The russian girl (2018)
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The russian girl (2018)
Original name: La rusa
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Tito, a 50-year-old man who is going through a midlife crisis, decides to go back to his town. After 15 years, he wants to return and put his things in order, mainly his house. When he arrives, he finds a much quieter and depressed town, where people are oppressed by the Crespo family. Svetlana, 'La Rusa', member of the family, will change Tito's plans.
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, moody
Plot: small town, family feud, male female relationship, family relations, midlife crisis, getting home, dating show, society, life turned upside down, hometown, ukrainian
Place: spain

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, psychological and tense films with plots about family relations, danger, murder, crimes, society, small town and rivalry mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like The russian girl: Love at First Kill (2008), Awaken the Shadowman (2017), Son of Cain (2013), Deliver Us from Evil (2009), Reverse (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Love at First Kill (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Belgium, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An overprotective mother tries to stop her son's budding relationship with a flirtatious young divorce.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, realistic
Plot: mother son conflict, destructive relationship, family relations, mentally unstable, parents and children, fall in love, obsession, single mother, domineering mother, overbearing mother, small town, performer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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95%
Awaken the Shadowman (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the mysterious disappearance of their mother, estranged brothers reunite and discover an unknown supernatural force.
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: small town, supernatural, society, child abduction, disorder, shadow, child in peril, disappearance, family drama, loss of child, family relations, sacrifice ...
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90%
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Son of Cain (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nico Albert is a very peculiar character teenager, with exceptional intelligence and a single obsession: chess. His parents, concerned about the anomalous attitude of his son, child psychologist hired Julio Beltran. Through therapy and common hobby ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: mentally unstable, parents and children, murder, family relations, psychologist, chess, teenager, emotional manipulation, dishonesty, family in crisis, manipulations, mind game ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Deliver Us from Evil (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Norway
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In search of a new lifestyle, Johannes and his wife Pernille leave the city and move with their two children to Johannes’ childhood town in the country. When Johannes’ drunken brother Lars accidently runs over Anna, a local, and plants false ...
Style: tense, psychological, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: family in danger, xenophobia, rivalry, false accusation, human nature, social relations, small town, vengeance, immigrants, countryside, social differences, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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 5.9
 26
Reverse (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alex and Marcos are two brothers who have separated one from another since three years ago, due to a play that they have practiced from their childhood. In the last time they played Alex suffered an accident and he was in coma for three weeks. In ...
Style: surprise ending, tense, psychological, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: brother brother relationship, police, city, hallucination, secret, suicide, schizophrenia, youth, family relations, violence, friends, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Secrets of a Psychopath (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two siblings lure unsuspecting victims to their house through a dating site for games and slaughter.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, serious
Plot: murder, serial killer, sibling relationship, small town, mental illness, ventriloquist dummy, old house, seductress, danger, brother sister incest, multiple murder, kidnapping ...
Place: texas
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66%
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Glass Houses (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Teenage babysitter Carrie Dawson has a chip on her shoulder on the heels of a humiliating family scandal. When she finds out that neighborhood Queen Bee Madeline Cooper may be to blame, she is determined to exact revenge - even if it means ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, bleak, disturbing
Plot: nanny, teenage girl, scandal, family relations, secretly observing, teenage life, secret revealed, brutality, pursuit, chase, revenge, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Stalked by My Doctor: The Return (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dr. Beck, who has changed his name, saves a young teenage girl drowning in Mexico, whom he falls in love with. As always, there are some complications in his way, but he has plans to possibly get past them and get the girl of his dreams.
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: teenager, rescue from drowning, doctor patient relationship, doctor, fall in love, couples, romance, love and romance, stalker, love, society, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: san diego california, usa, acapulco mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Sleeping With My Student (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: New school headmaster and single mother Kathy discovers her vacation fling with charming 18-year-old Ian was no accident when he transfers to her school targeting Kathy and her teenage daughter Bree in a deadly scheme. Ian wants revenge as he ...
Style: psychological, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: love affair, false accusation, stalking, home invasion, death of father, obsession, student, mental illness, friendship, haunted by the past, older woman younger man relationship, nothing goes right ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
At Granny's House (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A typical Midwest house. A sweet little old lady. When a caretaker moves in to help out, Granny's House becomes a macabre place of death - and love.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: hostage, small town, love affair, small town life, love triangle, trapped, mansion, romantic triangle, infidelity, couple relations, mystery, hotel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Key (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Depuis peu Eric Vincent, trentenaire sans histoire, a un fort sentiment de malaise. Est-ce la peur d'avoir un enfant ou celle de voir brutalement resurgir le fantôme d'un père qu'il n'a jamais connu ? Un matin, un inconnu ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, neo noir ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, life turned upside down, haunted by the past, uncover truth, crimes, dishonesty, estrangement, investigation, murder, dead father, conspiracy ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, contemporary, 20th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Septembers of Shiraz (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In this adaptation of the critically acclaimed debut novel by Iranian American author Dalia Sofer, a secular Jewish family is caught up in the maelstrom of the 1979 Iranian Revolution.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense
Plot: jewish, interrogation, political prisoner, party, revolution, couples, danger, family relations, society, friendship, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: year 1979
Place: tehran iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 2K
Door Lock (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Kyung-min lives alone in a one-room apartment. One day, she found a trace of a stranger breaking into her room and soon a mysterious murder case begins to unravel
Style: psychological, suspense, slasher, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: secretly observing, murder, female victim, breaking and entering, attempted murder, paranoia, chase, pursuit, crimes, investigation, woman in danger, evisceration ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.2
 767
For Elise (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A young college is responsible for the care of an innocent little girl, but soon all he knows give a twist that will endanger his own life. All begin when crossing under the floor of the third floor to the left, a road without knowing directly the ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, survival, psychopath, isolation, race against time, crimes, track down, danger, deadly, indoor, graphic violence, mentally challenged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
King of the Hill (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Quim drives around an isolated rural area through a maze of lanes. When he drives into the woods, he gets lost. Trying to find his direction, he suddenly gets shot from the hill. On his escape from gunshots, he meets Bea, an attractive young woman, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, slasher
Plot: murder, mountain, chase, race against time, on the run, manhunt, adventure, survival, deadly, danger, crimes, isolation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Killer in Suburbia (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Gina and her teenage daughter Kelsey move into a new town so Kelsey can attend a better high school. It’s the start of senior year – meaning new parties to attend and new friends to make. But when Kelsey is abducted while on a date, all Gina’s ...
Style: psychological, tense, heartbreaking, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: missing child, uncover truth, family relations, mother love, mother daughter relationship, police, dating, missing person, sex trafficking, salvation, crime investigation, search and rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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No Good Deed (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Karen never planned on being a hero. A recent widow, she has her hands full with work and parenting her son Max. Then Karen saves Jeremy's life during a drug store robbery and quickly discovers that the young man is intent on paying her back at ...
Style: suspense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: brutality, mother son relationship, family relations, daring rescue, sociopath, saving a life, parent child relationship, manipulation, psychology, widow, manic, bravery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Corrupted (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set ahead of the 2012 London Olympics, the film follows Liam (Sam Claflin), an ex-con trying to win back the love and trust of his family. He has lost everything at the hands of a local crime syndicate run by Clifford Cullen (Spall), who has ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, escapades, murder, danger, corruption, society, family, crimes, life is a bitch, parents and children, police, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, year 2002, year 2012
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Sicarivs: The Night and the Silence (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A hit man receives the assignment to kill a woman. But what seems as another job complicates when he is about to execute her, but does not. He will have to go after those who gave him the contract, for, in his profession, those who do not comply ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder of a nude woman, hitman, race against time, danger, woman in danger, on the run, deadly, murder, chases and races, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
After She Wakes (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: After tragic death of her baby son, a narcoleptic mother with young daughter suffers from terrifying sleep disruptions as they try to deal with ongoing pain and grief. They begin experiencing different episodes of parasomnia including night terrors ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, bleak
Plot: husband wife relationship, family relations, nightmare comes true, waking up from a nightmare, mysticism, death of son, supernatural horror, recurring nightmare, moving, mother daughter relationship, grief, screaming in horror
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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White Snow (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Director Christophe Blanc delivers a fast-past thriller set to a background of Finland's stunning landscape. High-end car dealership owner Maxime is pursued by Finnish gangsters over unsatisfactory cars his dead partner sold them.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: gangsters, danger, life turned upside down, vengeance, loss of partner, family relations, murder, crimes, family in danger, disorder, brother brother relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 ⇓
45%
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The Stray (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a drifter is struck by a car the driver offers to take him back from the hospital to her home in order to nurse him back to health...which turns out to be one of the biggest mistakes of her life.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: crimes, danger, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, violence, male female relationship, restaurant, revenge, seduction, murder, drifter, police detective ...
Time: 90s
Place: venice beach california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Distance (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Daniel, a young boxer on the point of winning the title several times, is beaten yet again and commits a robbery that lands him in jail. Guillermo, a self-destructive policeman tormented by his latent homosexuality, blackmails Daniel into committing ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, murder, redemption, athlete's life, rivalry, ambition, contests and competitions, crimes, deadly, couples, destructive relationship, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Galentine's Day Nightmare (2021)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A woman's life becomes a living nightmare when she becomes the prime suspect in her boss's murder.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: who done it, boss and employee, murder mystery, chases and races, track down, death, murder, police investigation, victim, murderer, crimes, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.3
 366
True Nature (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Part drama and part supernatural thriller, TRUE NATURE tells the story of a family reunited when their college-age daughter is found after a year-long disappearance. With no memory of what happened to her, she soon discovers that her very presence ...
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, disturbing, suspense
Plot: murder, memory loss, weight loss, hallucination, husband wife relationship, doctor, missing person, uncover truth, comeback, family relations, danger, mystery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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, mute or deaf, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Legend of DarkHorse County (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: As Jon (Shawn Welling / Michael Biehn) and Joy Ford (Tory Tompkins) move into the small town of DarkHorse, mysterious and supernatural occurrences threaten to tear the town apart. Teenage girl abductions and a chain of serial killings force ...
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, unusual plot structure
Plot: abduction, murder mystery, mythology, small town, doll, serial killer, maniac, kidnapping, police, danger, brutality, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.8
 18
Aleister (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A newlywed couple seeks a fresh start to their lives by moving into an upper scale New England community. While settling in, they discover many disturbing secrets and acts connected to an infamous Satanic Cult which took place inside their very own ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, bleak, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, evil, ghost, paranormal activity, supernatural power, spirit, ouija board, board game, ouija
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Neighbor in the Window (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A suburban wife who finds herself and the security of her family threatened by another seemingly friendly neighborhood mom.
Style: twists and turns, dark, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: couple relations, neighbor, fear, family life, characters in danger, parents and children, trapped, surveillance, family relations, lifestyle, nightmare comes true
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%