Buried truth movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant buried truth movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric, tense and suspense films and TV shows about / with hidden truth, uncover truth, mystery, crimes, death, danger, murder, deadly, investigation and conspiracy plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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buried truth movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as buried truth: Scum's Wish (2017), Utopia (2013), Chernobyl (2019), Ravenswood (2013), Fringe (2008), Shutter Island (2010), Passengers (2008), Hinterland (2013), Blackout (2012), Antiviral (2012).

List of buried truth movies

 6.8
 2K
Scum's Wish (2017)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Seventeen-year-old Mugi Awaya and Hanabi Yasuraoka appear to be the ideal couple. They are both pretty popular, and they seem to suit each other well. However, outsiders don't know of the secret they share. Both Mugi and Hanabi have hopeless ...
Style: captivating, shoujo, ecchi
Plot: intimacy, secret love, dating, loneliness, forbidden love, couple relations, love triangle, unfulfilled love, true love, in love, impossible love, teenage love ...
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 8.4
 47K
Utopia (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The Utopia Experiments is a legendary graphic novel shrouded in mystery. When a group of strangers find themselves in possession of an original manuscript, their lives suddenly and brutally implode.
Style: thought provoking, mind bending, surreal, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: conspiracy, hidden truth, who to trust, politician, dishonesty, graphic violence, mysterious character, scientist, twists and turns, life turned upside down, virus, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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 9.4
 744K
Chernobyl (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 330 min.
TV show
Story: A dramatization of the true story of one of the worst man-made catastrophes in history, the catastrophic nuclear accident at Chernobyl. A tale of the brave men and women who sacrificed to save Europe from unimaginable disaster.
Style: dark, thought provoking, atmospheric, harsh, rough ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: nuclear power plant, radiation, radiation poisoning, nuclear reactor, save the day, nuclear holocaust, scientist, nuclear explosion, salvation, nuclear threat, abandoned city, disaster ...
Time: 80s, year 1986, 20th century
Place: chernobyl, ussr, ukraine, moscow russia, europe ...
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 6.4
 9K
Ravenswood (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Ravenswood is a spin-off of Pretty Little Liars set in Ravenswood, a town near Rosewood. The town has been suffering from a curse for generations. Five strangers suddenly feel connected by this fatal curse and feel the need to dig in the town's ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, enigmatic
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: mysterious place, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, curse, twists and turns, mysterious character, mystery, hidden truth, small town, social relations, supernatural, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pennsylvania
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 8.4
 242K
Fringe (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: FBI Special Agent Olivia Dunham, brilliant but formerly institutionalized scientist Walter Bishop and his scheming, reluctant son Peter uncover a deadly mystery involving a series of unbelievable events and realize they may be a part of a larger, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, surreal, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, investigation, mad scientist, time travel, alternate dimension, fbi, special agents, alternate reality, experiment, parallel universe, top secret, paranormal activity ...
Time: future, 2000s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: harvard university, usa, massachusetts
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 8.2
 1.3M
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, surprise ending, twist ending, suspense, confusing ...
Plot: twists and turns, plot twist, mental illness, investigation, insanity, mystery, psychology, psychiatrist, paranoia, mental institution, memory, schizophrenia ...
Time: year 1954, year 1945, 1940s, 20th century, year 1952 ...
Place: boston
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 5.8
 38K
Passengers (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a plane crash, a young therapist, Claire, is assigned by her mentor to counsel the flight's five survivors. When they share their recollections of the incident -- which some say include an explosion that the airline claims never happened ...
Style: surprise ending, captivating, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: afterlife, survivor, supernatural, love and romance, love affair, mystery, tragedy, psychology, twists and turns, hidden truth, counselor, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.6
 14K
Hinterland (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Tom Mathias comes to Aberystwyth having abandoned his life in London. He's a brilliant but troubled man. Despite his faults he is an excellent detective, who knows that the key to solving the crime lies not in where you look for truth, but how ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, tense, bleak, dark ...
Plot: police, murder mystery, law enforcement, police investigation, hidden truth, partners against crime, forensics, investigation, crimes, partners, crime investigation, homicide detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wales, europe
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 6.4
 436
Blackout (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: A council man becomes increasingly disillusioned over the years, but a heroic act gets him approval and becomes a front-runner for the mayor-ship of Manchester while trying to keep his own secrets buried.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, tense, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: obsession, murder suspect, redemption, intrigue, family problems, hidden truth, hopes, family relations, life is a bitch, graphic violence, dishonesty, voodoo ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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 5.7
 14K
Antiviral (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After becoming infected with the virus that killed superstar Hannah Geist, Syd March must unravel the mystery surrounding her death to save his own life .
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, surreal, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: infection, celebrity, distopia, injection, social decay, uncover truth, society, celebrity culture, obsession, body horror, infected, hidden truth ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: toronto ontario canada, california
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 7.0
 26K
The Event (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The Event is an emotional, high-octane conspiracy thriller that follows Sean Walker, an everyman who investigates the mysterious disappearance of his would-be fiancée Leila, and unwittingly begins to expose the biggest cover-up in U.S. history.
Style: exciting, captivating, mind bending, serious, non-linear ...
Plot: conspiracy, twists and turns, alien, government agency, missing person, space and aliens, secret movement, extraterrestrial, alien contact, president, investigation, intelligence ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: usa
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 8.3
 111K
Orphan Black (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A streetwise hustler is pulled into a compelling conspiracy after witnessing the suicide of a girl who looks just like her.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, mind bending, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lesbian, killings, strong female character, female protagonist, uncover truth, family relations, lesbianism, heroine, suicide, supernatural, lesbian relationship, lookalikes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: toronto ontario canada, new york
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The Boys of St. Vincent (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The true story of boys being sexually abused at their orphanage ran by a religious community in Newfoundland.
Style: realistic, disturbing, thought provoking, rough, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pedophilia, child abuse, child molestation, catholic priest, man boy relationship, orphanage, homosexual rape, pedophile priest, child molester, underage sex, catholic orphanage, sexual abuse ...
Time: 70s
Place: canada, london, newfoundland
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 7.6
 101K
Philomena (2013)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A woman searches for her adult son, who was taken away from her decades ago when she was forced to live in a convent.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, sentimental, compassionate ...
Plot: adoption, journalist, convent, catholic church, self discovery, journalism, religious intolerance, faith, nun, golden years, catholic, illegitimate son ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, contemporary, 21st century, year 1955 ...
Place: ireland, england, washington d.c., usa, oxford university
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Perfect Number (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Based on the series by the popular Japanese novelist Keigo Higashino, this is a mystery drama that 'faithfully but freely' adapts the 3rd part in the series, . The story revolves around 3 characters: a woman who unwittingly killed her ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, hidden truth, investigation, human nature, moral dilemma, under the surface, teacher, friendship, death, twists and turns, crimes, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
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 4.6
 9K
Branded (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a dystopian future, where corporate brands have created a disillusioned population, one man's effort to unlock the truth behind the conspiracy leads to an epic battle with hidden forces that control the world.
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, enigmatic, weird
Plot: advertising agency, hidden truth, corporate crime, uncover truth, life is a bitch, dishonesty, society, conspiracy, marketing, distopia, ecology, business ...
Time: future
Place: moscow russia
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I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: As they celebrate their high school graduation, four friends are involved in a hit-and-run accident when their car hits and apparently kills a pedestrian on an isolated roadway. They dispose of the body and vow to keep the incident a secret, a year ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: serial killer, teenager, murder, youth, characters killed one by one, high school, mystery, hidden truth, small town, urban legend, fisherman, runaway ...
Time: 90s, future, 80s, 20th century
Place: north carolina
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The Adversary (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Switzerland, Spain
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Based on the 2000 book of the same name by Emmanuel Carrère, it is inspired by the real-life story of Jean-Claude Romand. L'Adversaire's protagonist Jean-Marc Faure (Auteuil) pursues an imaginary career as a doctor of medicine in a plot ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, rough, non-linear ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, murder, hidden truth, mysterious character, hidden identity, police investigation, dishonesty, cons and scams, mysterious man, impostor, deception ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: switzerland, europe, france, geneva switzerland, paris france
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 5.8
 2K
Fidelity (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Lena is a talented midwife and gynaecologist, her husband Serezha is an actor at a provincial drama theatre. They are close and gentle with each other, but there is no sex. Lena suspects that Serezha has an affair, but she worries quietly and does ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, melancholic, serious, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: sexual relations, unsimulated sex, jealousy, family relations, extramarital affair, female nudity, looking for sex, cheating wife, explicit sex, lust, male nudity, sex ...
Time: 21st century
Place: russia, ussr
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When Day Breaks (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Serbia, France, Croatia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of a retired music professor, Misha Brankov, who under unusual circumstances discovers his true origins. At the place where once stood a Nazi concentration camp for Jews during World War II, a metal box filled with documents is found. It ...
Style: realistic, emotional, sentimental, serious, touching ...
Plot: self discovery, uncover truth, haunted by the past, holocaust, hidden truth, escapades, family relations, obsessive quest, elderly, concentration camp, lifesaver, judaism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: serbia, europe
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Death and Cremation (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a typical American suburb filled with middle class morals, a lonely 59-year-old, Stan, contributes to society by offering cremation services from his basement. In fact, Stan murders neighbors he perceives to be social bullies. Jarod, a fatherless ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: cremation, vigilantism, obsession, estrangement, serial killer, mentally unstable, hidden truth, murder, missing person, teenage life, weakness, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama
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 7.5
 704
Captive (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Cristina's life is thrown into turmoil when she is suddenly escorted from her strict Catholic school in Buenos Aires and told that she is really Sofía Lombardi, the daughter of activists who disappeared in the '70s. Questioning everything ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, emotional, political ...
Plot: uncover truth, haunted by the past, family relations, life is a bitch, society, against humanity, missing person, political unrest, teenage life, adoption, hidden truth, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 70s
Place: argentina, latin america
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 7.3
 914
Amu (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Amu is the story of Kaju, a twenty-one-year-old Indian American woman who returns to India to visit her family and discover the place where she was born. The film takes a dark turn as Kaju stumbles against secrets and lies from her past. A ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: sikh, genocide, adoption, uncover truth, haunted by the past, orphan, family relations, political unrest, homecoming, society, hidden truth, single mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, new delhi, delhi
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 6.8
 2K
The Intruder (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tom Vansant is an emergency physician from Brussels who is desperately searching for his daughter who ran away from home and is now missing for eighteen months. He meets a girl of whom he thinks that she knows what happened to his daughter but the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: missing person, loss of daughter, investigation, uncover truth, hidden truth, life is a bitch, mystery, parent child relationship, village life, crimes, father daughter relationship, hunter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe, brussels
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 5.8
 21K
The Tunnel (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 2007, in the midst of the drought and water shortages, the NSW State government has unveiled plans to tap into and recycle millions of litres of water trapped in a network of abandoned train tunnels just beneath the heart of Sydney. However the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, dark, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, investigation, monster, underground, survival, uncover truth, conspiracy, missing person, journalism, crimes, hidden truth, urban legend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
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 5.7
 28K
The Bay (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two million fish washed ashore. One thousand blackbirds dropped from the sky. On July 4, 2009 a deadly menace swept through the quaint seaside town of Claridge, Maryland, but the harrowing story of what happened that Independence Day has never been ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: infection, parasite, found footage, monster, disaster, catastrophe, plague, virus, ecological disaster, infected, small town, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: maryland, california, usa
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 6.1
 8K
The Prisoner (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: An update to the cult favorite series from the 1960s about a government agent who is kidnapped and sent to a remote island known as "the Village".
Style: mind bending, captivating, surreal, serious, stylized ...
Plot: mind control, village, uncover truth, confined, isolation, captivity, memory loss, hidden truth, espionage, government agency, mind game, heroes ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york
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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, serious, mind bending, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: paranormal investigation, ufo, supernatural ability, paranormal activity, hidden truth, uncover truth, mystery, paranormal phenomena, occult, monster, conspiracy, escapades ...
Time: 90s, turn of the century, 2000s, 20th century
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No One Killed Jessica (2011)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A reporter teams up with the sister of a murdered model in order to bring her case justice.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, serious, realistic, motivational ...
Plot: courtroom drama, murder, investigation, fighting the system, uncover truth, cover up, crimes, legal, dishonesty, law enforcement, loss of sibling, model ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india, new delhi, asia, delhi
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 7.5
 27K
Boy (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 87 min.
Story: It's 1984, and Michael Jackson is king - even in Waihau Bay, New Zealand. Here we meet Boy, an 11-year-old who lives on a farm with his gran, a goat, and his younger brother, Rocky (who thinks he has magic powers). Shortly after Gran leaves for ...
Style: touching, humorous, visually appealing, unusual plot structure, surreal ...
Plot: coming of age, childhood, absent father, youth, small town, daydreamer, family relations, mischievous children, parents and children, robbery, loser, unsupportive parent ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984, future
Place: new zealand, tokyo
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