Dark secret movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant dark secret movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic, psychological and tense films and TV shows about / with dark secret, murder, death, blood, violence, danger, supernatural, secret, corpse and fear plots mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as dark secret: Dexter (2006), Suburbicon (2017), A Good Marriage (2014), Asylum (2008), Jane Eyre (2006), A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010), American Gods (2017), Perdida (2018), Hell House LLC (2015), Noroi: The Curse (2005).
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Jane Eyre (2006)
Drama, Romance
UK, USA
230 min.
 8.4
Taboo (2017)
Drama, Mystery, Thriller
UK
59 min.
 8.5
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Perdida (2018)
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Argentina, Spain
103 min.
 5.5
Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
USA
141 min.
 7.4

List of dark secret movies

 8.7
 576K
Dexter (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: Dexter is an American television drama series. The series centers on Dexter Morgan, a blood spatter pattern analyst for 'Miami Metro Police Department' who also leads a secret life as a serial killer, hunting down criminals who have ...
Style: captivating, clever, dark humor, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, hidden identity, double life, crimes, crime, vigilantism, gory, police station, corpse, right and wrong, loner, forensics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: miami, florida, usa
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 5.6
 28K
Suburbicon (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the quiet family town of Suburbicon during the 1950s, the best and worst of humanity is hilariously reflected through the deeds of seemingly ordinary people. When a home invasion turns deadly, a picture-perfect family turns to blackmail, revenge ...
Style: serious, sad, twists and turns
Plot: murder, racism, scam, father son relationship, boy, investigation, dark secret, black american, prejudice, police, home invasion, accomplice ...
Time: 1950s
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A Good Marriage (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After 25 years of a good marriage, what will Darcy do once she discovers her husband's sinister secret?
Style: psychological, serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: uncover truth, family problems, mind game, danger, life turned upside down, crumbling marriage, couple relations, crimes, couples, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, dark secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 4.1
 3K
Asylum (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The teenager Madison McBride is traumatized by the loss of her deranged father when she was nine years old and the suicide of her beloved brother Brandon one year ago. She decides to join the Richard Miller University, where Brandon committed ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, atmospheric, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted by the past, mental institution, gory, doctors and patients, social misfits, mind game, danger, supernatural, college, serial killer, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 30s
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 8.4
 17K
Jane Eyre (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 230 min.
Story: In this version of Charlotte Brontë's novel, Jane Eyre (Georgie Henley), a poor relation in the household of her aunt, Mrs. Reed (Tara FitzGerald) is despatched into the care of the callous Mr Brocklehurst at his school at Lowood. As a young ...
Style: atmospheric, touching, gothic, serious, gloomy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, couple relations, rich and poor, love affair, fall in love, looking for love, social differences, estate, romance, infidelity, love and romance, family secret ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 18th century
Place: england, europe, britain, london
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A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The film that brings back horror icon Freddy Krueger as a darker and more sinister character than ever before. While Freddy is on the prowl a group of teenagers being stalked soon learn they all have a common factor making them targets for this ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, supernatural, revenge, dreams, gory, high school, serial killer, teenage life, danger, small town, nightmare comes true, burned alive ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa
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 8.1
 52K
American Gods (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on Neil Gaiman's fantasy novel about an ex-con who becomes the traveling partner of a conman who turns out to be one of the older gods trying to recruit troops to battle the upstart deities.
Style: serious, stylized, tense, psychedelic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: legends and myths, supernatural, supernatural ability, drugs/alcohol, mysterious character, mystery, danger, death, travel, ex convict, deception, mysterious man ...
Time: 21st century
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 5.5
 2K
Perdida (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A policewoman whose childhood friend disappeared in Patagonia years ago starts a new search to find answers, and soon finds her own life in danger.
Style: suspense, realistic, intense, psychological
Plot: missing girl, school trip, girlfriend, investigation, missing person, kidnapping, mystery, uncover truth, search party, storytelling, who done it, twists & turns ...
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Hell House LLC (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Five years after an unexplained malfunction causes the death of 15 tour-goers and staff on the opening night of a Halloween haunted house tour, a documentary crew travels back to the scene of the tragedy to find out what really happened.
Style: dark
Plot: found footage, halloween, mannequin, tv news, talking to the camera, cellar, bible, haunted house, handheld camera, house, darkness, clown ...
Time: 2000s
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Noroi: The Curse (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A documentary filmmaker explores seemingly unrelated paranormal incidents connected by the legend of an ancient demon called the "kagutaba."
Style: disturbing, serious, scary, tense, dark
Plot: ghost, disappearance, found footage, investigation, journalist, occult, demon, dark secret, curse, danger, uncover truth, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: japan, asia
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 8.5
 94K
Taboo (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Adventurer James Keziah Delaney returns to London from Africa in 1814 along with fourteen stolen diamonds to seek vengeance after the death of his father.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, stylized
Plot: adventurer, witchcraft, enemy, murder, british empire, conspiracy, blackmail, gunpowder, investigation, dark secret, family business, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, united states, africa
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 3.8
 100
Hellbride (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Everything is working out for Nicole Meadows. She has a great job. She has an adoring boyfriend who has just proposed. She has a doting father who is preparing the wedding. She also has a dark secret. And a cursed engagement ring. Come the wedding ...
Plot: wedding, dark secret, gangster, stand up comedian, finger bitten off, proposal, ring, nightclub, axe, finger cut off, monster, sniper
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 4.1
 798
The Inn (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A television reporter investigates a small town's dark secret.
Style: suspense
Plot: dark secret, disappearance, missing person, murder, small town, voodoo, slasher, voodoo doll, ghost, curse
Place: maryland, louisiana
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 8.1
 719K
Gone Girl (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, suspenseful, clever ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: missing person, police investigation, missing wife, manipulation, mystery, investigation, disappearance, mind game, protagonist as suspect, femme fatale, infidelity, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: missouri, usa, st. louis missouri, manhattan new york city
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 7.6
 303K
Inside Man (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Bank robber Dalton Russell enters a Manhattan bank, locks the doors and takes hostages, working methodically and without haste. Detective Frazier is assigned to negotiate, but his mind is occupied with the corruption charges he is facing. With an ...
Style: mind bending, clever, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: heist, master criminal, hostages, police detective, bank, mysterious character, crime, perfect crime, manipulations, bank robbery, crimes, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Seven strangers, each with a secret to bury, meet at Lake Tahoe's El Royale, a rundown hotel with a dark past in 1969. Over the course of one fateful night, everyone will have a last shot at redemption... before everything goes to hell. A young ...
Plot: neo noir, audio tape, secret passage, cult leader, multiple perspectives, roulette, dark secret, ruse, hotel, hotel room, sister sister relationship, heavy rain ...
Time: year 1969
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A Cure for Wellness (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 146 min.
Story: An ambitious young executive is sent to retrieve his company's CEO from an idyllic but mysterious "wellness center" at a remote location in the Swiss Alps but soon suspects that the spa's miraculous treatments are not what they ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, suspense, sinister, scary ...
Plot: spa, darkness, mountain, health, employee, cure, therapist, patient, violence, accident, treatment, remote ...
Place: swiss alps, switzerland, alps
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 7.3
 10K
Suspiria (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A young ballet dancer travels to a prestigious dance academy in Europe, only to discover it is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of increasingly grisly murders.
Style: sinister, surprise ending, suspense, gothic
Plot: ballet, supernatural, good versus evil, actress playing male role, academy, spiritualism, mysterious event, bloodbath, dead woman, telepathy, curse, paranormal phenomena ...
Place: berlin germany
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 5.7
 65
End Roll (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Laura and Marta share a nice apartment. Laura, the youngest one, began to document their life in the house with her camera. Marta undergoes the continual jokes of the friend. One day Laura, poking too much her nose in the privacy of Marta, discovers ...
Plot: insult, lunch, staircase, shirt, individualism, digital camera, living room, smiling, neurosis, couch, opening a door, wrath ...
Place: rome italy
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The Autopsy of Jane Doe (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Father and son coroners receive a mysterious unidentified corpse with no apparent cause of death. As they attempt to examine the beautiful young "Jane Doe," they discover increasingly bizarre clues that hold the key to her terrifying ...
Style: suspense, scary, dark, suspenseful, bad ending ...
Plot: supernatural, morgue, supernatural horror, witch, corpse, autopsy, self sacrifice, mysterious death, severed tongue, witchcraft, mystery, plot twist ...
Place: london
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 3.3
 2K
sxtape (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: From the director of CANDYMAN and the producers of PARANORMAL ACTIVITY comes a found-footage nightmare of lust, possession, and destruction. Jill's an artist. Ian's a filmmaker. And their love life is off the chain. There's no ...
Style: scary, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: found footage, danger, gory, survival, isolation, estate, supernatural, deadly, confined, couples, female nudity, sex tape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.2
 98K
The Visit (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The terrifying story of a brother and sister who are sent to their grandparents' remote Pennsylvania farm for a weeklong trip. Once the children discover that the elderly couple is involved in something deeply disturbing, they see their chances ...
Style: suspenseful, dark humor, humorous, semi serious, twist ending ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: kids in trouble, siblings relations, danger, elderly, family relations, parents and children, murder, farm, diaper, farmhouse, hide and seek, oven ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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The Taking of Deborah Logan (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What starts as a poignant medical documentary about Deborah Logan's descent into Alzheimer's disease and her daughter's struggles as caregiver degenerates into a maddening portrayal of dementia at its most frightening, as hair-raising ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, supernatural, sacrifice, insanity, transformation, mental illness, kidnapping, hospital, demons, memory loss, mother daughter relationship, surveillance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: virginia, mine
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 7.6
 85K
To Return (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Raimunda (Penélope Cruz) works and lives Madrid with her husband Paco and daughter Paula. Her sister Sole (Lola Dueñas) lives nearby and they both miss their mother Irene (Carmen Maura), who died several years ago in a house fire along with their ...
Style: stylized, emotional, tragicomedy, twists and turns, semi serious ...
Plot: death, village, ghost, secret, family life, haunted by the past, incest, rape, child abuse, abusive father, superstition, fire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain, europe, venezuela, barcelona spain ...
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The Unknown Woman (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Irena, a Ukrainian woman coming to Italy looking for a job as a maid. She does everything she to become a beloved nanny for an adorable little girl Thea. However, that is just the very beginning of her unknown journey.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: prostitute, nanny, haunted by the past, maid, cleaning lady, ukrainian, crimes, mystery, immigrants, uncover truth, riddles and clues, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
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One Deadly Summer (1983)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 133 min.
Story: In spring 1976, a 19-year-old beauty, her German-born mother, and her crippled father move to the town of a firefighter nicknamed Pin-Pon. Everyone notices the provocative Eliane. She singles out Pin-Pon and soon is crying on his shoulder ...
Style: sexual, serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: small town life, vengeance, murder, small town, obsession, abandoned house, summer, sensuality, parents and children, village, haunted by the past, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, southern france
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 4.3
 4K
Boo (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The friends Emmett, Freddy, Marie, Kevin and his reluctant girlfriend Jessie decide to spend the Halloween night in an abandoned hospital. Meanwhile, the younger Allan meets the old friend of his father Arlo Ray Baines and asks him to help to find ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mysterious character, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, psychopath, danger, youth, ghost, hospital, mental institution, teenage life, college, gory ...
Time: contemporary
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The Girl on the Train (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rachel Watson, devastated by her recent divorce, spends her daily commute fantasizing about the seemingly perfect couple who live in a house that her train passes every day, until one morning she sees something shocking happen there and becomes ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, melancholic, tricky ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: memory loss, police investigation, train, depression, false accusation, extramarital affair, investigation, mental illness, obsession, amnesia, ex husband ex wife relationship, murder of a pregnant woman ...
Place: new york, london
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For the Hopeless Romantic (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A student writer struggles to find a happy ending for her romantic story when her own real life romance falls apart.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: betrayal, infidelity, gym, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, break up, teenage boy, death, marriage proposal, restaurant, friend, flashback, party ...
Place: canada
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The Lost Village (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: A shady bus tour of young men and women are headed to an elusive village called Nanakimura. A destination where people can partake in an utopian existence, free of the world's obstacles... or so goes the rumor. Heading deep into the mountains, ...
Style: disturbing, suspense
Plot: fear, anxiety, father daughter relationship, microphone, cigarette smoking, apology, telephone call, umbrella, telephone, crying, brother brother relationship, singing ...
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