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The Wayward Guide for the Untrained Eye (2020)
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The Wayward Guide for the Untrained Eye (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Artemis, a tenacious podcast host, has grown tired of the fluff pieces she’s been assigned by APN, the American Podcasting Network. When she finds herself in the small mining town of Connor Creek with Paul (her producer and twin brother), the corporate corruption story they’re investigating is sure to be a bust. To the twins’ surprise, the oddballs and eccentrics of this small town are harboring a secret even darker and furrier than any political scandal: werewolves. With the future of Connor Creek at stake, the Schue-Horyn twins need to decide who to trust in order to unearth the truth and stay alive.
Style: light, captivating
Plot: werewolf, secret, secret society, mystery, paranormal investigation, adventure, supernatural, twins, investigation, supernatural ability, supernatural power, brother sister relationship, society, small town life, small town, dark secret, escapades, private investigation, uncover truth

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Most similar movies to The Wayward Guide for the Untrained Eye

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, suspenseful, humorous and serious films and TV series with plots about supernatural, investigation, supernatural power, mystery, uncover truth, supernatural ability and escapades mostly in Fantasy, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like The Wayward Guide for the Untrained Eye: Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased) (2000), In the Name of Sherlock Holmes (2011), Central Russia's Vampires (2021), Memorist (2020), Three Moons Over Milford (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased) (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased) is a British Comedy Drama series, produced by Working Title Films for BBC One. It is a remake of the 1960s television series Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased) and stars Vic Reeves as Hopkirk and Bob Mortimer as Randall, ...
Style: humorous, captivating, enigmatic, suspense
Plot: ghost, supernatural power, private investigator, partner, private detective, supernatural, paranormal investigation, partners against crime, investigation, detective agency, crime investigation, private investigation ...
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95%
In the Name of Sherlock Holmes (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Hungary
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The movie follows two boys, Holmes and Watson in their investigation into the disappearance of the city's children that eventually leads to a dark journey into the supernatural.
Style: sincere, light, captivating, semi serious, entertaining
Plot: investigation, children, supernatural, journey, sherlock holmes, clue, uncover truth, dark secret, paranormal investigation, crime investigation, mystery, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Central Russia's Vampires (2021)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Grandpa Slava is the oldest of the Midland vampire family. They live quietly. They live by the law. They live the unremarkable life of an ordinary Russian family and they never kill humans - ever. Although, of course, everyone knows they drink ...
Style: light, captivating, entertaining, funny, humorous ...
Plot: vampire, immortality, mystery, family, small town life, child vampire, murder investigation, supernatural ability, secret, humour, supernatural, family secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 7.6
 609
Memorist (2020)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When Dong Baek was a high school student, he suddenly gained a supernatural power. Whenever he touches somebody, he can read that person's memory. Dong Baek reveals his memory reading ability to people and he becomes a detective. He is gung-ho ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, bleak, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: supernatural power, mind reading, mystery, police, investigation, supernatural, mysterious character, inside the mind, police investigation, murder investigation, police detective, murder mystery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Three Moons Over Milford (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Three Moons Over Milford is an American science fiction dramedy set in a picturesque small town in southern Vermont. Shortly before the series begins, an asteroid hits the Moon, shattering it into three fragments, threatening to eventually fall to ...
Style: captivating, light, feel good, entertaining, offbeat ...
Plot: small town, end of the world, disorder, family relations, missing person, parents and children, social relations, asteroids and comets, friendship, romance, escapades, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: vermont, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.9
 2K
Tower Prep (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Ian Archer wakes up one morning to find himself at a mysterious academy for teens with special abilities. Unable to find answers to his questions from the school’s faculty and cut off from any kind of outside contact or means of escape, Ian forms ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, stylized, heroic
Audience: teens
Plot: boarding school, supernatural ability, high school hunk, mystery, youth, supernatural, investigation, social relations, isolation, suspicion, teenage life, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (1996)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal is a Canadian science fiction drama television series which was filmed in and around Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and aired 88 episodes over four seasons from 1996 to 2000. The presence of Dan Aykroyd opening ...
Style: tense, scary, mind bending, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: paranormal investigation, paranormal activity, ufo, supernatural ability, buried truth, uncover truth, hidden truth, mystery, danger, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, investigation ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 20th century, turn of the century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Strange Calls (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
TV show
Story: City cop Toby Banks is demoted to night duty at Coolum Beach. He joins local eccentric Gregor to investigate the strange calls: phone calls that expose the paranormal mysteries of the town.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, not serious
Plot: social relations, investigation, partners, small town, supernatural, adventure, police officer, rivalry, challenge, friendship, small town life, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Ghost Whisperer (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Newlywed Melinda Gordon tries to help the dead communicate with loved ones, 'but sometimes the messages she receives are intense and confusing.' Most of Melinda's efforts involve resolving conflicts that are preventing the spirits ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful
Plot: psychic power, afterlife, ghost, supernatural ability, investigation, supernatural, small town, dealing with death, uncover truth, newlyweds, mysterious character, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Midnight, Texas (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Welcome to a place where being normal is really quite strange. In a remote Texas town no one is who they seem. From vampires and witches to psychics and hit men, Midnight is a mysterious safe haven for those who are different. As the town members ...
Style: romantic, disturbing, sentimental, mystical, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: fallen angel, angel, werewolf, witch, vampire, supernatural, demon, psychic power, vampire human love, small town life, hell, mercenary ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.0
 3K
Happy Town (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The residents of Haplin, Minnesota - also known as "Happy Town" - have enjoyed an uneasy peace while haunted by a number of unsolved kidnappings. Now facing a disturbing new crime that brings unresolved fears to the surface, Haplin's ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: investigation, kidnapping, small town, crime, multiple suspects, who done it, missing person, crimes, mystery, paranormal activity, uncover truth, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.5
 213
The Pitts (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Pitts is a short-lived FOX sitcom that aired 7 half-hour episodes between March and April 2003. It is about a family and their bad luck. It was a satire on typical American sitcoms with over-the-top sight gags.
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Plot: bad luck, family, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, paranormal, father son relationship, supernatural, werewolf, supernatural power, teenage girl, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
My Life Is Murder (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Investigator Alexa Crowe, cannot help fighting the good fight – whether it is solving murders or combatting the small frustrations of everyday life. Fearless and unapologetic, Alexa's unique skills and insights into the darker quirks of human ...
Style: non-linear, humorous, colourful, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: investigator, investigation, police detective, crime solving, female detective, crimes, murder, murder mystery, private investigation, whodunit, crime investigation, secrets ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.8
 24K
Being Human (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The central premise of Being Human is that various types of supernatural beings exist alongside human beings, with varying degrees of menace; that three of these supernatural beings are opting to live amongst human beings rather than apart from ...
Style: semi serious, scary, captivating, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, vampire, supernatural, ghost, supernatural power, supernatural ability, roommate, friendship, imaginary, transformation, teleportation, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century
Place: europe, wales, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.4
 6K
Nancy Drew (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Young Nancy Drew makes plans to leave her hometown for college after high school graduation, but finds herself drawn into a supernatural murder mystery.
Style: captivating, enigmatic, bleak, tense, non-linear ...
Audience: teens, teen drama, girls' night
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, teenager, danger, friendship, paranormal, murder, interracial, love and romance, mystery, secrets, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.6
 15K
Charmed (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the fictional college town of Hilltowne, Charmed follows the lives of three sisters, Macy, Mel and Maggie Vera who, after the tragic death of their mother, discover they are three of the most powerful witches of all time.
Style: enigmatic, twists and turns, captivating, reboot, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: magic, witch, witches, supernatural ability, hereditary gift of witchcraft, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, witchcraft, adventure, friendship, demon, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Kevin (Probably) Saves the World (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: One day while returning home to stay with his widowed twin sister and her daughter, Kevin Finn, a self-centered man whose life brings him more trouble than he bargained for, is recruited by a celestial being named Yvette, who enlists Kevin with a ...
Style: sincere, captivating, funny, uplifting, colourful ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: niece, angel, prophet, good deed, sister, mission, escapades, family relations, small town, adventure, friendship, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.7
 29K
Lost Girl (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Lost Girl focuses on the gorgeous and charismatic Bo, a supernatural being called a succubus who feeds on the energy of humans, sometimes with fatal results. Refusing to embrace her supernatural clan and its rigid hierarchy, Bo is a renegade who ...
Style: sexy, serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: supernatural, werewolf, succubus, lgbt, seduction, private detective, love triangle, crime, supernatural ability, victim, imaginary, femme fatale ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Twilight Zone (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The Twilight Zone is a 2002 revival of Rod Serling's 1950/60s television series, The Twilight Zone. It aired for one season on the UPN network, with actor Forest Whitaker assuming Serling's role as narrator and on-screen host. The series ...
Style: twists and turns, atmospheric, mind bending, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: trapped, adventure, supernatural, investigation, surrealism, supernatural ability, danger, supernatural power, mystery, paranormal phenomena, superior, german ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.1
 851
FreakyLinks (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: FreakyLinks is an American television show that combined elements of horror, mystery, and comedy. It aired on the Fox Network from October 2000 until June 2001, for a total run of 13 episodes. The feel of the show closely modeled that of The X-Files ...
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, serious, scary
Plot: investigation, supernatural, uncover truth, mystery, riddles and clues, paranormal investigation, danger, paranormal activity, mysterious death, videotaping, group of friends, ghost ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Angel from Hell (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: When over-the-top Amy enters Allison’s organized but imperfect life and claims to be her guardian angel, they form an unlikely friendship and Allison can’t be sure if Amy is actually an angel or just nuts.
Style: sitcom, light, funny, captivating, situational comedy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: guardian angel, mentor, family relations, father daughter relationship, life philosophy, brother sister relationship, doctors, dishonesty, fall in love, friendship, ruse, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
 1K
Revelations (2005)
Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Set just before the start of Armageddon, the mini-series will follow two central characters, a physicist and a nun, who are racing against the clock to see if the end of the world apocalypse can be averted. Bill Pullman plays Dr. Richard Massey, a ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, bleak
Plot: nun, end of the world, apocalypse, save the world, race against time, murder, investigation, mystery, supernatural, mysterious character, amateur detective, uncover truth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.1
 38K
Hemlock Grove (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: One cannot quench his all-consuming thirst. The other cannot tame the beast clawing its way out. In the sleepy Pennsylvania village of Hemlock Grove, two young men struggle to accept painful truths: about family, themselves, the mystery of the White ...
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: werewolf, sex with brother, investigation, small town, danger, crimes, social relations, small town life, family secret, protagonist as suspect, supernatural, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 6.3
 4K
Ghost Wars (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set in a remote Alaskan town that has been overrun by paranormal forces, the series focuses on local outcast Roman Mercer who must overcome the town’s prejudices and his own personal demons if he’s to harness his repressed psychic powers and ...
Style: mystical, suspense, suspenseful, dark, serious ...
Plot: ghost, spirit, small town, able to see the dead, seeing dead people, rescue, supernatural, supernatural ability, characters in danger, peril, killings, mysticism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Eerie, Indiana (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Eerie, Indiana is an American television series that originally aired on NBC from 1991 to 1992. The series was created by José Rivera and Karl Schaefer, with Joe Dante serving as creative consultant. A total of nineteen episodes were produced. The ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, scary
Audience: horror for children
Plot: investigation, small town, adventure, suburban life, suburbs, disorder, paranormal activity, youth, prodigy, misfit, danger, family ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.4
 53K
Wayward Pines (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Imagine the perfect American town... beautiful homes, manicured lawns, children playing safely in the streets. Now imagine never being able to leave. You have no communication with the outside world. You think you're going insane. You must be ...
Style: mind bending, tense, captivating, serious, suspenseful
Plot: small town, apocalypse, investigation, society, small town life, beast, danger, missing person, murder, mystery, confined, transformation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.0
 123
xxxHOLiC (2013)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Yuko Ichihara (Anne Watanabe) is the sexy owner of a strange store which offers to make any wishes come true for a price. Kimihiro Watanuki (Shota Sometani) has a special type of blood that attracts spirits and ghosts. He goes into the shop owned ...
Style: contemplative, psychological, unusual plot structure, captivating, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, witch, friendship, able to see the dead, supernatural power, wish fulfillment, paranormal phenomena, friends, paranormal, escapades, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
What We Do in the Shadows (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A documentary-style look into the daily (or rather, nightly) lives of three vampires in Staten Island who have “lived” together for hundreds and hundreds of years.
Style: light, humorous, absurd, bleak
Plot: vampire, supernatural, blood, fantasy world, supernatural power, friends, victim, house, society, social relations, sex, murder ...
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Bureau of Magical Things (2018)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Australia, Germany
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: When ordinary teenager Kyra touches a mysterious book, she is transformed into a Tri-ling-–part-human, part-fairy and part-elf. In addition to acquiring amazing magical powers, Kyra discovers a secret world of magic all around her.
Style: feel good, light, captivating, exciting, comic
Plot: magical creature, parallel world, friendship, adventure, research, magic, mystery, magical object, magical power, teenage girl, supernatural, magical ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.0
 2K
Stag (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Dark comedy about a group of obnoxious friends who struggle to survive the Stag Weekend from hell, as a deer-stalking expedition in the Scottish Highlands quickly turns messier than expected.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: friends, survival, danger, hunting, farce, british humour, police, supernatural, escapades, manhunt
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%