Movies like Shadows

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Shadows (2007)
 6.7
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Shadows (2007)
Original name: Сенки
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Italy, Bulgaria, Spain
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A successful young doctor with a beautiful wife, a happy child, and a comfortable house finds his life suddenly changed in ways he never thought possible after being injured in a serious car accident. To the outside eye Lazar Perkov has everything -- indeed his friends and colleagues have even gone so far as to christen him with the nickname "Lucky." But appearances can sometimes be...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, sexy, suspense, sexual, erotic, hot
Plot: afterlife, ghost, mystery, supernatural ability, couple relations, destiny, family relations, infidelity, paranoia, symbolism, car accident, death, supernatural, parents and children, fall in love, couples, immigrants, redemption, dealing with death, dream, sex, wolf, money, sex scene, mistress ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: macedonia

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Most similar movies to Shadows

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, psychological and scary films with plots about supernatural, danger, ghost, mystery, deadly, death and supernatural ability mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres. Some movies like Shadows: Ghost Son (2007), Evil Eyes (2005), The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer (2003), Restless Souls (2005), Dorothy Mills (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ghost Son (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, South Africa, Spain, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: "Ghost Son" takes place in South Africa. A married couple Stacey and Mark live on the farm with their black teenage maid. Mark and Stacey love each other deeply. Unfortunately Mark dies in a tragic truck accident.Stacey returns to the farm ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural, mystery, family in danger, pregnancy, missing child, family problems, life is a bitch, parents and children, supernatural ability, uncover truth, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south africa, africa
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95%
 4.1
 826
Evil Eyes (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: On a day of solar eclipse, five year old, Naina, loses her eyesight and her parents in a road accident in London. Twenty years later, she is bestowed with the gift of sight thanks to the marvels of modern science. Her period of darkness is over; or ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, enigmatic, scary ...
Plot: ghost, woman in danger, afterlife, haunted by the past, supernatural, mystery, disability, survival, solar eclipse, transplant, destiny, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: london, england, asia, europe, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Set at the turn of the century, this is the tale of Ellen Rimbauer who just received this mysterious mansion as a wedding gift from her new husband...
Style: serious, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, afterlife, losing-it hero, uncover truth, mystery, infidelity, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, mysterious character, supernatural, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 4.6
 513
Restless Souls (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young couple and their daughter move into a rambling old house. Soon, an increasingly alarming string of events and supernatural disturbances connects the house, and them, with a series of unsolved murders committed three years earlier. They are ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, enigmatic, psychotronic
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, mystery, couple relations, family relations, couples, parent child relationship, research, supernatural power, child murder, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Dorothy Mills (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When a gloomy, God-fearing island community is rocked by the murder of a young child, a psychologist is called in to examine Dorothy Mills, the teenager accused of the crime. Despite the villagers' resistance, the therapist soon suspects that ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: psychiatrist, afterlife, mystery, supernatural, social relations, mental illness, teenage life, supernatural ability, babies and infants, clergy, borderline personality disorder, secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.2
 23K
Lake Mungo (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 16 year old Alice Palmer drowns in a local dam. When her body is recovered and, her grieving family buries her. The family experiences a series of strange, inexplicable events centered in and around their home. Unsettled, the Palmers seek the help ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, scary, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, drowning, ghost, investigation, uncover truth, teenage life, mystery, paranormal activity, family life, supernatural ability, loss of daughter, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2005
Place: australia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.1
 31K
Boogeyman (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Every culture has one – the horrible monster fueling young children's nightmares. But for Tim, the Boogeyman still lives in his memories as a creature that devoured his father 16 years earlier. Is the Boogeyman real? Or did Tim make him up to ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: haunted by the past, hallucination, nightmare, supernatural, ghost, hometown, mentally unstable, destiny, parents and children, teenage life, youth, death ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.4
 3K
They Wait (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jason and his wife, Sarah, leave their adopted home of Shanghai and travel to Vancouver, British Columbia, for his uncle's funeral, staying with his Aunt Mei. Already disoriented, Jason and Sarah are unnerved when their son, Sam, begins seeing ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, captivating
Plot: ghost, murder, death in the family, mystery, couples, life is a bitch, supernatural, supernatural ability, grudge, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 5.0
 1K
Visitors (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of Georgia Perry, the first woman to sail around the world solo.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: hallucination, sailing, mystery, supernatural, ghost, isolation, sea voyage, ocean, insanity, cat, race, fire ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.8
 14K
The Canal (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Film archivist David and his wife are perfectly happy or so he believes. When a looming secret shatters their marriage at the same time as a turn-of-the-century film reel he is studying reveals their house to be the site of a 1902 multiple-murder, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, protagonist as suspect, murder, violence, husband wife relationship, investigation, mystery, obsession, haunted, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.0
 14K
Half Light (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rachel Carson, a best-selling crime novelist, is devastated and filled with guilt over the accidental death of her son. Hoping that a change of scenery will help alleviate her suffering, she leaves her home in the city and moves into a vacant ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: ghost, lighthouse, murder, supernatural, death of child, uncover truth, mentally unstable, loss of child, death in the family, woman in danger, afterlife, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: scotland, london, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Book of Blood (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on the wraparound story penned by Clive Barker in the author's "Books of Blood" collection, the story centers on a paranormal expert who, while investigating a gruesome slaying, finds a house that is at the intersection of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, tense, captivating ...
Plot: afterlife, haunted house, ghost, murder, investigation, crimes, supernatural, mystery, paranormal phenomena, kidnapping, professor, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.9
 39K
After.Life (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Following a terrible car crash, a woman (Christina Ricci) awakes to find an enigmatic mortician (Liam Neeson) preparing her for burial.
Style: mind bending, bleak, psychological, twist ending, atmospheric ...
Plot: afterlife, life & death, mysterious character, mystery, couple relations, dealing with death, supernatural, talking to the dead, able to see the dead, death, mentor, psychology ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.5
 15
Eroded (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: "It is said that when left unhealed, the past can destroy our lives. When Billy Reid and his sister Sheila lose loved ones in a horrific accident, they must face the aftermath together. For Billy, that aftermath and the secrets that lie within ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, tense
Plot: haunted by the past, family relations, mystery, supernatural ability, life is a bitch, supernatural, family problems, memory loss, family in crisis, destiny, forest, car accident ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.5
 49K
White Noise (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An architect's desire to speak with his wife from beyond the grave using EVP (Electronic Voice Phenomenon), becomes an obsession with supernatural repercussions.
Style: twist ending, suspenseful, psychological, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: paranormal phenomena, spirit, ghost, dealing with death, supernatural, mystery, death of wife, death, obsession, loss, remote control, afterlife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Soul Survivors (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A female collage co-ed freshman who was involved in a fatal car crash discovers she may not have survived the tragedy after all when she becomes caught between the world of the living and the dead A sort of limbo state of being between both the real ...
Style: psychological, tense, serious, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: afterlife, ghost, college, hallucination, supernatural, haunted by the past, student life, college life, alternate reality, car accident, life & death, fantasy world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.0
 5K
Re-cycle (2006)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand, Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ting-yin, a young novelist, is struggling to come up with a followup to her best-selling trilogy of romance novels. After drafting her first chapter, she stops and deletes the file from her computer. She then starts seeing strange, unexplainable ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense ...
Plot: hallucination, mystery, losing-it hero, confusion, parallel world, afterlife, delusion, writer's life, supernatural, supernatural power, ghost, love affair ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.6
 278
Inheritance (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Inheritance tells the tale of sinister old lady Lillian Baker (Marjorie Nelson) & her kind hearted, good natured carer Abigail Nielsen (Jen Taylor). Abigail feels sorry for Lillian & does her best to keep her happy, however one ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary
Plot: afterlife, ghost, haunted by the past, supernatural, uncover truth, mental illness, supernatural ability, mentally unstable, curses spells and rituals, golden years, schizophrenia, master and servant ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 6.6
 3K
4bia (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 240 min.
Story: 4bia or Phobia (Thai: สี่แพร่ง or See Prang) is a Horror Anthology. The first segment, "Happiness" is about a lonely girl who corresponded with a stranger over hand phone text messaging and soon discovered something strange ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: curse, ghost, black magic, car accident, drowning, supernatural, mystery, woman in danger, vengeance, rivalry, isolation, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.5
 4K
Danika (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The story follows Danika, a woman whose fears for her children are manifested in premonitions of death and disaster. Bierko plays Tomei's husband, while Hall is her psychiatrist and confidant.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: psychiatrist, mentally unstable, infidelity, family relations, nanny, fear, obsession, dishonesty, parents and children, love affair, paranoia, hearing voices ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.3
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Haunted Boat (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When the young Kevin gets the boat of his dead uncle as a gift, he invites five friends of him to a trip to Catalina Island for the weekend. While in the journey, they drink booze, have sex and play games, with each one of them telling his or her ...
Style: psychological, suspense, captivating, tense, slasher ...
Plot: ghost, survival, mystery, supernatural, youth, ship, ocean, fear, isolation, journey, romance, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: malibu california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.4
 155K
The Orphanage (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman brings her family back to her childhood home, which used to be an orphanage, intent on reopening it. Before long, her son starts to communicate with a new invisible friend.
Style: scary, surprise ending, twist ending, macabre, psychological ...
Plot: haunted house, missing child, ghost, supernatural, death, fear, orphan, haunted by the past, afterlife, tragic event, hallucination, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.1
 4K
Room 6 (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The school teacher Amy has been proposed by her boyfriend Nick early in the morning and she promises her answer later in the afternoon...
Style: scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful, slasher
Plot: afterlife, hospital, zombie, doctors and patients, ghost, amateur detective, supernatural ability, mysterious character, crimes, hallucination, haunted by the past, nurse ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 5.3
 1K
The Haunting (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Francesca is a pediatrician who is dedicated to both motherhood and children, married to another physician, Pedro. Following the birth of a new child, Francesca begins to suffer from postpartum depression. Following the advice of friend and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: losing-it hero, supernatural, mystery, obsession, haunted by the past, family problems, haunted house, family relations, starting over, hopes, confined, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.6
 2K
Acacia (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A Korean horror film about an adopted young boy with a strange link to an old, dead acacia tree. As the boy settles in to his new home, the tree comes to life. When the family who adopted him becomes pregnant, he is to go back to the orphanage, and ...
Style: psychological, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: orphan, supernatural, family relations, mystery, haunted by the past, ghost, supernatural ability, parents and children, adoption, obsession, adopted son, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.4
 548
Feng shui (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Joy and her family have just moved into a new home, in a sparsely populated village. For them, it’s time for new beginnings- a new chance and a new hope. But what for fortune awaits them.. and woe the tragedies to follow. On what should be the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, realistic
Plot: ghost, supernatural, couple relations, curses spells and rituals, superstition, getting home, family relations, siblings relations, couples, buddha, horoscope, security guard ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.3
 7K
Sublime (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Admitted to Mt. Abaddon Hospital for a routine procedure, George Grieves discovers that his condition is much more serious and complicated than originally expected; and as his own fears begin to manifest around him, he learns that Mt. Abaddon is not ...
Style: rough, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: hospital, racism, mystery, doctors and patients, destiny, psychology, fear, coma, death, nurse, power relations, couples ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
What Lies Beneath (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Claire Spencer starts hearing ghostly voices and seeing spooky images, she wonders if an otherworldly spirit is trying to contact her. All the while, her husband tries to reassure her by telling her it's all in her head. But as Claire ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, suspenseful, twist ending, twists and turns ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, woman in danger, haunted by the past, adultery, couple relations, infidelity, supernatural horror, dishonesty, losing-it hero, spiritualism, seance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: vermont, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 1K
Body (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Chon is suffering from having bad times while sleeping. He tries not to sleep because he's scared of a girl in his nightmares. In the dreams, the girl screams for help before she is cruelly killed. Ae, Chon's sister is worried about the ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, mind bending, scary, serious ...
Plot: murder, hypnosis, ghost, crimes, husband wife relationship, investigation, mental illness, hallucination, supernatural, mystery, riddles and clues, sleeping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.6
 394
Ghosted (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Taiwan, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman who is mourning the love of her life falls into a relationship with a mysterious stranger.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, sexy, melancholic ...
Plot: lesbian love, love and romance, couples, couple relations, love affair, fall in love, dealing with death, mystery, gender, dangerous attraction, mother daughter relationship, girlfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, asia, europe, germany, hamburg germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%