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 suspenseful, suspense, serious, psychological, tense and scary films and TV shows about / with dark secret, murder, danger, fear, blood, violence, investigation, death, supernatural power and supernatural plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as dark secret: Hell House LLC (2015), Inheritance (2020), A Good Marriage (2014), Taboo (2017), Little Evil (2017), The Mortuary Collection (2019), The Inn (2004), Curon (2020), Flower of Evil (2020), St. Agatha (2018).

List of dark secret movies

 6.4
 11K
Hell House LLC (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
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, suspenseful, tense, brutal
Plot: found footage, dark secret, investigation, abandoned hotel, hanging, mysterious death, basement, house, group of friends, brutality, tragic event, haunted house ...
Time: 2000s
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 5.5
 11K
Inheritance (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A patriarch of a wealthy and powerful family suddenly passes away, leaving his wife and daughter with a shocking secret inheritance that threatens to unravel and destroy their lives.
Style: enigmatic, atmospheric, twists and turns, weird, disturbing ...
Plot: family secret, dark secret, young girl, mind game, daughter, bribery, hidden truth, murder, riddles and clues, conspiracy, breaking the fourth wall, social decay ...
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A Good Marriage (2014)
Genre: Crime, 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: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: danger, dark secret, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, family problems, uncover truth, serial killer, couples, crimes, crumbling marriage, life turned upside down, mind game ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 8.4
 120K
Taboo (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
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, disturbing, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: witchcraft, brother sister incest, british empire, family business, adventurer, incest overtones, dark secret, murder, conspiracy, investigation, inheritance, homecoming ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, georgian era
Place: england, usa, london, europe, united kingdom ...
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 5.7
 20K
Little Evil (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Gary, who has just married Samantha, the woman of his dreams, discovers that her six-year-old son may be the Antichrist.
Style: suspense, scary, semi serious
Plot: occult, antichrist, stepfather, dark secret, stepfather stepson relationship, newlywed, single mother, human sacrifice, newlyweds, mind control, husband wife relationship, self flagellation ...
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The Mortuary Collection (2019)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In the phantasmagorical town of Raven's End, a misguided young girl takes refuge in a decrepit old mortuary. The eccentric undertaker chronicles the strange history of the town through a series of twisted tales, each more terrifying than the ...
Style: surprise ending, dark, enigmatic, odd, stylized ...
Plot: mortician, killings, mysterious death, funeral home, dark humor, morgue, memories, dark secret, young woman, blonde, supernatural, multiple deaths ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 80s, 50s, 1960s ...
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 4.2
 814
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, bleak, rough, scary, slasher
Plot: missing person, dark secret, disappearance, murder, female reporter, small town, curse, ghost, voodoo, hotel, voodoo doll
Place: maryland, louisiana
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 5.8
 4K
Curon (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
TV show
Story: When their mother mysteriously vanishes shortly after they all arrive in her hometown, teen twins discover secrets behind the village’s tranquil facade.
Style: light, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, exciting ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: disappearance, old mansion, flooding, fear, dark secret, supernatural, riddles and clues, legends and myths, curse, village, evil force, puzzle ...
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Flower of Evil (2020)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Baik Hee Sung, an ordinary family man, is actually a psychopath whose past is dotted with crime and violence. His hopeless life changes completely after he meets his wife. He had to falsify everything about himself to marry her. His wife, Cha Ji ...
Style: dorama, unusual plot structure, tense, twists and turns, psychological
Plot: hidden identity, female detective, psychopath, dark secret, romance, husband wife relationship, married couple, dual identity, father daughter relationship, murder, mother daughter relationship, serial murder ...
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 4.9
 6K
St. Agatha (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: St. Agatha is set in the 1950s in small town Georgia. A pregnant con woman named Agatha is on the run and seeks refuge in a convent hidden in deafening isolation. What first starts out as the perfect place to have a child turns into a dark lair ...
Style: suspenseful, macabre, suspense, disturbing, brutal ...
Plot: convent, pregnant woman, sect, torture, pregnant, violence, nun, dark secret, female protagonist, fear, young girl, danger ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: georgia
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Ask Me Anything (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Beautiful, wild, funny, and lost, Katie Kampenfelt takes a year off before college to find herself, all the while chronicling her adventures in an anonymous blog into which she pours her innermost secrets. Eventually, Katie's fearless narrative ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, sexy, psychological ...
Plot: older man younger woman sex, lolita, couples, blog, rise and fall, ambition, adolescence vs adulthood, sex with teenager, dark secret, teenage girl, secret, sex with a minor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.0
 7K
Level 16 (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The teenage girls of Vestalis Academy are meticulously trained in the art of being “clean girls,” practicing the virtues of perfect femininity. But what exactly are they being trained for? Vivien intends to find out.
Style: brutal, mysterious, melancholic, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: discipline, distopia, boarding school, women's prison, imprisonment, deception, girls' boarding school, female protagonist, vaccine, punishment, dark secret, betrayal ...
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 5.7
 42K
Suburbicon (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, China
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, suspense
Plot: black american, boy, prejudice, fear, dark secret, father son relationship, scam, investigation, murder, racism, child in peril, poisoned drink ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
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 8.6
 665K
Dexter (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
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, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, double life, vigilantism, crimes, hidden identity, crime, loner, gory, corpse, forensics, anti hero, right and wrong ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: miami, florida, usa
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Child of Satan (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: New mom battles the evil lurking within as her adulterous husband hides a dark secret that may lead to the human extinction. After a freak accident during her baby shower, Allison, a dedicated nurse, is rushed to the hospital. After the premature ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, touching, contemplative
Plot: mother, evil, zombie, dark secret, undead, accident, hospital, victim, super strength, birth, strength, supernatural power ...
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Hell House LLC II: The Abaddon Hotel (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The sequel picks up eight years since the opening night tragedy of HELL HOUSE LLC and still many unanswered questions remain. Thanks to an anonymous tip, an investigative journalist is convinced that key evidence is hidden inside the abandoned ...
Style: dark, suspenseful, tense, brutal, bleak
Plot: found footage, abandoned hotel, death, investigative, investigation, murder, evil, fear, dark secret, supernatural power, journalism, violence ...
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 7.2
 380
The Typist (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Germany
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: Freya Becker is a typist with the homicide division of the Berlin police. Freya’s daughter, Marie, disappeared 11 years ago without a trace, and Freya is determined to uncover the truth, whatever the cost.
Style: unusual plot structure, contemplative, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: murder investigation, dark secret, german, love interest, police, burnout, missing friend, female protagonist, partners against crime, police officer, death, policewoman ...
Place: germany, berlin germany
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 5.2
 51K
Truth or Dare (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A harmless game of "Truth or Dare" among friends turns deadly when someone—or something—begins to punish those who tell a lie—or refuse the dare.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, bleak, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: truth or dare, supernatural horror, group of friends, game, danger, survival, murder, characters killed one by one, rivalry, college, manipulation, demon ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, mexico, tokyo, london, big ben london ...
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 6.5
 456
Honeymoon (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A wedding is supposed to be a joyous occasion, but things can go awry. When an uninvited guest turns up at the church and later at the reception as well, the newly-weds’ day turns sour. Shadows of the past can blight the most sumptuous of banquets ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, serious
Plot: fake identity, dark secret, secret, fight, uninvited guest, lie, husband wife relationship, past, delusion, guilt, sexual abuse, injury ...
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 8.2
 535
Funland (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Funland is a comedy / thriller serial, produced by the BBC that was first screened from 23 October 2005 to 7 November 2005, on the digital channel BBC Three. Created by Jeremy Dyson and Simon Ashdown, the series consists of a fifty-minute opening ...
Style: surreal, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: cuckold, clue, murder, dark secret, stripper, husband wife relationship, corruption, criminal underworld, deception, strip club, greed, gambling debt ...
Time: 2000s
Place: northern england
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 4.3
 495
The Entity (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Peru
Duration: 80 min.
Story: THE RING goes ‘found footage’ Peruvian in a terrific example of the continually igniting South American new horror wave. A group of media students embark on a documentary project covering ‘Reaction Videos’ - filming people watching intense ...
Style: dark, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: found footage, darkness, supernatural power, dark secret, danger, tragic event, death, cemetery, killings, creature, curse, bed ...
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 4.3
 20K
The Gallows (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: 20 years after a horrific accident during a small town school play, students at the school resurrect the failed show in a misguided attempt to honor the anniversary of the tragedy - but soon discover that some things are better left alone.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, suspense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, dead teenager, youth, murder, found footage, tragedy, teenage life, supernatural, social relations, deadly, crimes, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, year 2013, 20th century ...
Place: usa, nebraska
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Jack Goes Home (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After his father is killed in a car crash, Jack travels home to Colorado to help nurse his mother (who was injured in the crash) back to health. There, he uncovers long buried secrets and lies within his family, his friends, and his very identity.
Style: ambiguous ending, surreal, rough, bleak, twists and turns
Plot: dark secret, haunted house, getting home, return home, child abuse, dead father, childhood memory, childhood flashback, mother son relationship, dead mother, attic, audio tape ...
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The Clonus Horror (1979)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Politicians scheme to clone themselves, assuring immortal life.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: cloning, conspiracy, politician, experiment gone awry, heroes, government agency, deadly, society, dishonesty, technology gone awry, future dystopia, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
Place: america
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The Witch Who Came from the Sea (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Anger stemming from being abused as a child drives an alcoholic's daughter to kill as an adult.
Style: rough, disturbing, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, danger, obsession, ocean, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, supernatural, vengeance, ocean or sea, dark secret, female psychopath, curse ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, malibu california
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 6.4
 10K
Shanghai (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An American man returns to a corrupt, Japanese-occupied Shanghai four months before Pearl Harbor and discovers his friend has been killed. While he unravels the mysteries of the death, he falls in love and discovers a much larger secret that his own ...
Style: captivating, stylized, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, uncover truth, mystery, investigation, deadly, dishonesty, fall in love, political conspiracy, love and romance, life is a bitch, dark secret, mafia ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1941
Place: china, asia, shanghai china, shanghai
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Mother of Tears (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An ancient urn is found in a cemetery outside Rome. Once opened, it triggers a series of violent incidents: robberies, rapes and murders increase dramatically, while several mysterious, evil-looking young women coming from all over the world are ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, stylized, serious, tense ...
Plot: witch, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, chaos, torture, coffin, black magic, supernatural, vengeance, danger, supernatural ability, dark secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rome italy, europe
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 7.2
 66K
Ringu (1998)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A mysterious video has been linked to a number of deaths, and when an inquisitive journalist finds the tape and views it herself, she sets in motion a chain of events that puts her own life in danger.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, macabre, scary, frightening ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, investigation, supernatural, curse, woman in danger, danger, back from the dead, mysterious death, dark secret, supernatural power, journalist, scientist ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 50s, 1990s, 1950s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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 5.0
 956
Blame (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 72 min.
Story: When the single mother nurse Gloria has financial difficulties, her colleague and friend Dr. Ana Torres invites her to move with her six year-old daughter Vicky to her old big house where she runs a gynecologic clinic. In return, Gloria would assist ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, scary ...
Plot: pregnancy, abortion, abortion clinic, supernatural, danger, deadly, couples, family problems, doctors and patients, single mother, dark secret, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
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White: The Melody of the Curse (2011)
Genre: Horror, Music, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Pop band Pink Dolls emerges to stardom after releasing a remake of “White,” written by an anonymous composer. The more popular the members become, however, the more they become torn by jealousy and rivalries. But as the girls each take turns to ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, curse, music band, music, showbiz, celebrity culture, rising to stardom, danger, ambition, woman in danger, ghost, dark secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
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