Movies like Angels & Demons

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Angels & Demons (2009)
 6.7
 283K
Angels & Demons (2009)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon investigates a mysterious symbol seared into the chest of a murdered physicist. He discovers evidence of the unimaginable, the rebirth of an ancient secret brotherhood known as the Illuminati, the most powerful underground organization ever to walk the earth.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, intellectual, suspenseful, psychotronic, serious, twist ending, enigmatic, realistic, surprise ending ...
Plot: conspiracy, riddles and clues, illuminati, religions or cults, secret society, investigation, ancient, symbolism, search, danger, murder, professor, secrets, disorder, mastermind, scientist, secret movement, expert, partners, twists & turns, mystery, catholicism, christianity, escapades, murderer ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: rome italy, vatican, europe, italy, harvard university, geneva switzerland

Most similar movies to Angels & Demons

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense and serious films with plots about murder, dialogue, chase, danger, storytelling, conspiracy and twists & turns mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Angels & Demons: The Da Vinci Code (2006), Inferno (2016), Sherlock Holmes (2009), National Treasure (2004), The Ninth Gate (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Da Vinci Code (2006)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Malta, France, UK
Duration: 149 min.
Story: When the curator of the Louvre is found murdered in the famed museum's hallowed halls, Harvard professor, Robert Langdon and cryptographer, Sophie Neve must untangle a deadly web of deceit involving the works of Leonardo da Vinci.
Style: twists and turns, clever, mind bending, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: ancient mystery, conspiracy, riddles and clues, holy grail, adventure, investigation, uncover truth, christianity, religions or cults, secrets, secret society, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 1st century
Place: vatican, paris france, holy land, france, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
98%
 6.2
 168K
Inferno (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After waking up in a hospital with amnesia, professor Robert Langdon and a doctor must race against time to foil a deadly global plot.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, mind bending, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: ancient mystery, conspiracy, adventure, religions or cults, danger, riddles and clues, treasure hunt, memory loss, conspiracy theory, museum, chases and races, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: italy, europe, florence italy, florence, istanbul turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 7.6
 605K
Sherlock Holmes (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Australia
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Eccentric consulting detective, Sherlock Holmes and Doctor John Watson battle to bring down a new nemesis and unravel a deadly plot that could destroy England.
Style: clever, captivating, odd, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: riddles and clues, intelligence, investigation, steampunk, sherlock holmes, private detective, prodigy, partners, adventure, master criminal, talented, crimes ...
Time: victorian era, 1890s, 19th century, victorian
Place: england, london, europe, tower bridge london, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
National Treasure (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates, search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the Revolutionary War. The chest's whereabouts may lie ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, serious, clever, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, treasure, riddles and clues, archaeologist, adventurer, legends and myths, treasure hunter, obsessive quest, ancient, artifact, archaeology ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 1830s, 1770s ...
Place: usa, philadelphia, new york, boston, jerusalem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 175K
The Ninth Gate (1999)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An all-expenses-paid international search for a rare copy of the book, 'The Nine Gates of the Shadow Kingdom' brings an unscrupulous book dealer deep into a world of murder, double-dealing and satanic worship.
Style: gothic, dark, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: occult, curses spells and rituals, devil, supernatural, collector, god or devil, danger, satanism, secret society, obsession, investigation, mystery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: paris france, spain, europe, south of france, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.4
 198K
The Number 23 (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Walter Sparrow is an animal control officer that becomes obsessed with a mysterious book that seems to be based on his own life. As soon as he opens the book, he notices strange parallels between what he reads and what he's experienced. But now ...
Style: twists and turns, surprise ending, twist ending, psychological, scary ...
Plot: obsession, losing-it hero, a vision, parallel world, insanity, nightmare, suicide, twists & turns, riddles and clues, uncover truth, paranoia, s&m ...
Time: contemporary
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Crimson Rivers (2000)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two French policemen, one investigating a grisly murder at a remote mountain college, the other working on the desecration of a young girl's grave by skinheads, are brought together by the clues from their respective cases. Soon after they ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, serious, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, investigation, murder, crime, police detective, police investigation, mountain, ritual, corpse, crimes, faked death, drug use ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, alps, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: There is a new criminal mastermind at large (Professor Moriarty) and not only is he Holmes’ intellectual equal, but his capacity for evil and lack of conscience may give him an advantage over the detective.
Style: clever, witty, stylized, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: riddles and clues, steampunk, mind game, twists & turns, intelligence, sherlock holmes, talented, private detective, hotshot hero, murderer, master criminal, partners against crime ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1890s, victorian
Place: england, london, paris france, europe, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Benjamin Franklin Gates and Dr. Abigail Chase re-team with Riley Poole and, now armed with a stack of long-lost pages from John Wilkes Booth's diary, Ben must follow a clue left there to prove his ancestor's innocence in the assassination ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, archaeologist, treasure, riddles and clues, ancient mystery, archaeology, artifact, secret, letter, race against time, white house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1865, 19th century, 2000s ...
Place: paris france, london, washington d.c., virginia, buckingham palace ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Bourne Identity (2002)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Czech Republic, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wounded to the brink of death and suffering from amnesia, Jason Bourne is rescued at sea by a fisherman. With nothing to go on but a Swiss bank account number, he starts to reconstruct his life, but finds that many people he encounters want him ...
Style: political thriller, intense, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, secret agents, escape, amnesia, tough heroes, on the run, black ops, assassin, one against many, cia, uncover truth, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, hamburg germany, switzerland, europe, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Name of the Rose (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: 14th-century Franciscan monk William of Baskerville and his young novice arrive at a conference to find that several monks have been murdered under mysterious circumstances. To solve the crimes, William must rise up against the Church's ...
Style: intellectual, psychological, gloomy, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: monastery, monk, investigation, clergy, uncover truth, riddles and clues, god or devil, murder, court, temptation, execution, danger ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: europe, italy, south of france, france, southern france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The International (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, UK, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: An interpol agent and an attorney are determined to bring one of the world's most powerful banks to justice. Uncovering money laundering, arms trading, and conspiracy to destabilize world governments, their investigation takes them from Berlin, ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, twists and turns, intense ...
Plot: conspiracy, interpol, murder, gunfight, investigation, chase, district attorney, deception, special agents, law enforcement, crimes, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, istanbul turkey, italy, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 256K
Unknown (2011)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, France, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An American biologist attending a conference in Berlin awakens from a coma after a car accident, only to discover that someone has taken his identity and that no one, not even his wife, believes him. With the help of an illegal immigrant and a ...
Style: twists and turns, surprise ending, suspenseful, mind bending, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: memory loss, uncover truth, conspiracy, chase, coma, investigation, mysterious character, manipulations, escape, hidden identity, danger, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 2011
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Girl Who Played with Fire (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Mikael Blomkvist, publisher of Millennium magazine, has made his living exposing the crooked and corrupt practices of establishment Swedish figures. So when a young journalist approaches him with a meticulously researched thesis about sex ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, captivating, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: investigation, hacker, secret service, crime, murder, dishonesty, conspiracy, police investigation, friendship, cover up, false accusation, journalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, eastern europe, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 17K
The Order (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: For centuries, a secret Order of priests has existed within the Church. A renegade priest, Father Alex Bernier, is sent to Rome to investigate the mysterious death of one of the Order's most revered members. Following a series of strangely ...
Style: psychological thriller, twists and turns, psychological, scary, bleak ...
Plot: investigation, murder, catholic church, priest, supernatural, mystery, uncover truth, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults, supernatural ability, mentor protege relationship, mind game ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: vatican, rome italy, europe, new york, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Conspiracy Theory (1997)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A man obsessed with conspiracy theories becomes a target after one of his theories turns out to be true. Unfortunately, in order to save himself, he has to figure out which theory it is.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: conspiracy, cia, chase, political conspiracy, manhunt, paranoia, taxi driver, obsession, murder, uncover truth, fbi, surveillance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, France, Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bourne is brought out of hiding once again by reporter Simon Ross who is trying to unveil Operation Blackbriar, an upgrade to Project Treadstone, in a series of newspaper columns. Information from the reporter stirs a new set of memories, and Bourne ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, secret agents, conspiracy, spy, corruption, fighting the system, manhunt, chases and races, danger, escapades, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: langley virginia, paris france, europe, london, united kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Seeking Justice (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After his wife is assaulted, a husband enlists the services of a vigilante group to help him settle the score.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vigilantism, life turned upside down, underground, self defense, spouse in danger, group of criminals, right and wrong, secret movement, crimes, revenge, conspiracy, conspiracy theory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
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Shutter Island (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: World War II soldier-turned-U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised by his troubling visions and also by a mysterious doctor.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, surprise ending, twist ending, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, mental institution, mystery, plot twist, insanity, paranoia, psychology, mental illness, psychiatrist, hallucination, uncover truth, isolation ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1945, year 1954 ...
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Ghost Writer (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A writer stumbles upon a long-hidden secret when he agrees to help former British Prime Minister Adam Lang complete his memoirs on a remote island after the politician's assistant drowns in a mysterious accident. In director Roman ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, atmospheric, tricky, captivating ...
Plot: investigation, political conspiracy, writers, writer's life, state affairs, politics, betrayal, cia, suspicion, war crime, uncover truth, who to trust ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new england, massachusetts, usa, london, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.5
 38K
Whiteout (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France, Turkey
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The only U.S. Marshal assigned to Antarctica, Carrie Stetko will soon leave the harsh environment behind for good – in three days, the sun will set and the Amundsen-Scott Research Station will shut down for the long winter. When a body is ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: investigation, corpse, uncover truth, murder, isolation, survival, military base, airplane, crimes, betrayal, snowstorm, doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1957, 1950s, 50s
Place: antarctica, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.2
 33K
Alex Cross (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After Washington DC detective Alex Cross is told that a family member has been murdered, he vows to track down the killer. He soon discovers that she was not his first victim and that things are not what they seem.
Style: twists and turns, rough, serious, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: psychopath, murder, serial killer, investigation, danger, vengeance, crimes, police investigation, track down, uninhibited rivalry, mastermind, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: detroit, usa, michigan, washington d.c., indonesia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Crimson Rivers II: Angels of the Apocalypse (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jean Reno, Benoit Magimel and Christopher Lee (The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, Star Wars Trilogy) star in the riveting action-packed sequel to Crimson Rivers. No one is safe when seemingly random killings emerge as a deadly pattern intended to usher ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense, talky, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, apocalypse, police detective, police investigation, ritual, serial killer, who done it, danger, uncover truth, partners against crime, law enforcement, mysterious character ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 79K
Abduction (2011)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young man sets out to uncover the truth about his life after finding his baby photo on a missing persons website.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenager, chase, life turned upside down, on the run, heroes, chases and races, danger, young heroes, disorder, uncover truth, cia, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, usa, pennsylvania, london, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.9
 11K
F/X2 (1991)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: F/X man Rollie Tyler is now a toymaker. Mike, the ex-husband of his girlfriend Kim, is a cop. He asks Rollie to help catch a killer. The operation goes well until some unknown man kills both the killer and Mike. Mike's boss, Silak says it was ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, buddy comedy, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, filmmaking, dirty cop, shower, clown, gunfight, explosion, chase, police investigation, crime, investigation, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: vatican, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Vares: Private Eye (2004)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Vares, a film noir comedy from Finland, is yet another twist on PULP FICTION. And, just in case we miss the similarities of splattered blood mixed with outrageous incidents, the movie explicitly references PULP FICTION and has a comedic scene in ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, gory, investigation, dishonesty, crimes, danger, disorder, deadly, profanity, hitman, murder, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.0
 65K
Dream House (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Publisher, Will Atenton quits a lucrative job in New York to relocate his wife, Libby and their daughters to a quaint town in New England. However, as they settle into their home the Atentons discover that a woman and her children were murdered ...
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, twist ending, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: haunted house, plot twist, supernatural, riddles and clues, memory loss, mystery, danger, haunted by the past, murder, nervous breakdown, investigation, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.1
 60K
Story (2012)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Vidya Bagchi (Vidya Balan) arrives in Kolkata from London to find her missing husband Arnab Bagchi. Seven months pregnant and alone in a festive city, she begins a relentless search for her husband. With nothing to rely on except fragments from her ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: terrorism, investigation, riddles and clues, missing person, uncover truth, missing husband, search, law enforcement, deadly, danger, who to trust, disappearance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, london, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.7
 97K
The Guest (2014)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A soldier introduces himself to the Peterson family, claiming to be a friend of their son who died in action. After the young man is welcomed into their home, a series of accidental deaths seem to be connected to his presence.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: soldier, danger, mysterious character, ex soldier, family relations, family in danger, dishonesty, family problems, murder, killing spree, grief, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Da Vinci Treasure (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An anthropologist must unlock the code hidden in the works of Leonardo Da Vinci in order to find the greatest treasure ever, one that could change Christianity forever.
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, enigmatic
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, uncover truth, riddles and clues, rivalry, escapades, investigation, danger, leonardo da vinci, cardinal the priest, murder, cave ...
Time: contemporary
Place: afghanistan, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%