Secretly observing movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant secretly observing movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, realistic, humorous, tense, psychological and disturbing films and TV shows about / with secretly observing, barefoot male, telephone call, photograph, male objectification, male nudity, murder, police officer, crying and death plots mostly in Thriller, Comedy and Drama genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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secretly observing movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as secretly observing: Burning Ghost (2019), Under the Riccione Sun (2020), Freehold (2017), American Beach House (2015), While the Women Are Sleeping (2016), Detention (2011), My Best Friend Is a Vampire (1987), Trouser Bar (2016), The Oddsockeaters (2016), Dead Man's Folly (1986).

List of secretly observing movies

 6.1
 316
Burning Ghost (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Juste wanders the streets of Paris looking for people only he can see. He collects their last memory before helping them into the afterlife. One day Agathe, a young woman, recognizes him. She belongs to his previous life. She is alive and he is a ...
Style: dark, macabre, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Plot: afterlife, secretly observing, invisible man, ghost story, female objectification, loss of grandmother, girl, paris metro, eavesdropping, death of grandmother, little girl, old woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france
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Under the Riccione Sun (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: While vacationing on the crowded beaches of Riccione, a group of teenagers becomes fast friends as they grapple with relationship issues and romance.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, entertaining, buddy comedy
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: blind character, lifeguard, virgin, blindness, summer vacation, best friend, mentor, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, summer, tourist, aspiring singer ...
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 5.5
 1K
Freehold (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An oily, amoral estate agent is preyed upon by one of his victims, who quietly moves into his flat and, unseen, begins a deliciously malicious campaign of revenge.
Style: suspense, unusual plot structure, humorous, psychological, psychotronic ...
Plot: revenge, psychopath as protagonist, sociopath, psychopath, suspicion, manipulation, selfish man, egocentric man, sociopath as protagonist, evil man, conflict between friends, lifestyle change ...
Time: 21st century
Place: britain
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American Beach House (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What happens when six lucky strangers, three handsome young guys and three beautiful sexy young women, from all over the world, win a random contest-- an all expenses paid trip to an amazing beach house in glamorous Malibu, California, thanks to a ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: beach, bikini, looking for sex, sexual relations, comedy of errors, disorder, confined, holiday, isolation, love and romance, buddies, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, malibu california, usa
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While the Women Are Sleeping (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Kenji and Aya spend their summer days in a Hotel. While she is doing her own thing, he tries to work on his novel. But then a few strange hotel guest arouse the curiosity of the couple...
Style: entertaining, romanticism, romantic, light, sentimental ...
Audience: kids
Plot: husband wife relationship, japanese teenager, insomnia, camera, obsession, married couple, teenage girl, teenager, police, beach, peeping, marital discord ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
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 5.7
 15K
Detention (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: As a killer named Cinderhella stalks the student body at the high school in Grizzly Lake, a group of co-eds band together to survive while they're all serving detention.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, suspenseful, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, high school, youth, social relations, imaginary, cheerleader, time machine, survival, teenage life, delusion, love triangle, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, year 1998, year 2011 ...
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My Best Friend Is a Vampire (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Young student finds himself being transformed to a vampire after a night with a quite attractive female vampire. First, he does not quite believe it himself, but with the help of a 300 year old teacher and the handbook "vampirism - a guide to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, vampire comedy, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night
Plot: vampire, chase, self discovery, vampire bite, teaching the ways of the world, disorder, love and romance, supernatural, teenage life, high school life, dangerous attraction, mysterious event ...
Time: 80s
Place: houston texas
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 6.5
 108
Trouser Bar (2016)
Genre: Short, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 20 min.
Story: According to producer David McGillivray, "John Gielgud was obsessed with trousers, loved corduroy and leather. And so he wrote a film set in a menswear shop." Screenplay was originally penned for the late filmmaker Peter de Rome.
Style: gay cinema, exciting, melancholic, disturbing, sexy ...
Plot: gay interest, fetish, gay, obsession, fetishism, secretly observing, voyeurism, male nudity, fully clothed sex, voyeur, caught having sex, undressing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: britain
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The Oddsockeaters (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Croatia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: ODDSOCKEATERS are small invisible creatures, responsible for socks that go missing when we only have one left from a pair. But unlike them, Seed’s gang wants to have a pair. In the end, they began their fight between two sets of values.
Style: humorous, entertaining, colourful, surreal, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: russian, gang of thieves, mad scientist, collector, heist, pretending to be someone else, rebellion, presumed dead, 3d animation, foot chase, identical twins, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: prague, central europe, prague czech republic
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Dead Man's Folly (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: During a murder hunt game at a country house, to which Hercule Poirot is invited as an "expert", a real murder occurs.
Style: serious, realistic, talky, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: private detective, murder mystery, riddles and clues, murder, investigation, mystery, crimes, crime, dishonesty, deadly, multiple suspects, estate ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, belgium
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 7.1
 3K
Overheard (2009)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Singapore, China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story revolves around three members of a police surveillance squad conducting an investigation into a financial investment group involved in criminal fraud. The focus of the plot, however, is actually on the three officers themselves who stumble ...
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: police investigation, undercover, corporate crimes, partners, dishonesty, secretly observing, rivalry, danger, perfect crime, voyeurism, partners against crime, law enforcer criminal relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
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Someone Has to Die (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 149 min.
TV show
Story: In 1950s Spain, a couple summon their son home from Mexico to introduce him to his fiancée, but are shocked when he returns with a ballerino.
Style: disturbing, enigmatic, suspense, psychological, queer cinema
Plot: gay subtext, franco regime (francoism), male nudity, high society, gay straight relations, secretly observing, parent child relationship, homophobic slur, netflix, conspiracy, attempted murder, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1930s
Place: spain
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 6.3
 2K
Door Lock (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Kyung-min lives alone in a one-room apartment. One day, she found a trace of a stranger breaking into her room and soon a mysterious murder case begins to unravel
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: murder, breaking and entering, paranoia, attempted murder, slasher, investigation, crimes, woman in danger, pursuit, secretly observing, insecurity, breaking through a door ...
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The Night Clerk (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hotel night clerk Bart Bromley is a highly intelligent young man on the Autism spectrum. When a woman is murdered during his shift, Bart becomes the prime suspect. As the police investigation closes in, Bart makes a personal connection with a ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, psychological thriller
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: crime investigation, surveillance camera, hotel, hidden camera, espionage, police detective, murder, protagonist as suspect, secretly observing, watching someone, detective inspector, video surveillance ...
Time: 21st century
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 6.6
 1K
1:54 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Tim is a bit of a loner. At school he gravitates towards another shy boy and they become friends. But the verbal and physical bullying by a gang of kids, as well as an aggressive use of social media, unsettle Tim’s new mate and he backs away from ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: gay teenager, high school sports, gay athlete, runner, gay, bullying, high school, running, gay slur, suicidal thoughts, emotional abuse, secret ...
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 6.7
 2K
Cop or Hood (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When the local police inspector was found dead in a prostitute's house, police division commissioner Stan Borowitz is sent to investigate the situation. Posing as the prostitute's long-lost brother "Antonio Cerruti," he discovers ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, french noir
Plot: corruption, organized crime, investigation, undercover cop, violence, chase, foot chase, employer employee relationship, police operation, police brutality, attempted murder, murder investigation ...
Place: south of france, southern france, cote d'azur, paris france, nice france
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The Diamond Arm (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Semyon Gorbunkov goes on a cruise with a smuggler on board. In Istanbul, he slips and breaks his arm. What he didn't know is that this was a signal for the gang of smugglers.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: smuggling, cons and scams, undercover agent, farce, soviet, crimes, nothing goes right, mistaken identity, gem, espionage, police station, seduction ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: soviet union, istanbul turkey, russia
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The Man with the Magic Box (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, Poland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Retro-futuristic timetravel-mystery.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, disturbing, tense
Plot: time travel, government agency, cleaner, in love, unrequited love, radio, conspiracy, listening to a radio, love and romance, secretly observing, future dystopia, manager ...
Time: near future
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Restaurant Stakeout (2012)
Genre:
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Restaurant Stakeout is an American reality television series on the Food Network. The series debuted on March 12, 2012, with the second season premiering on August 29, 2012. The series follows New York City restaurant owner William Jack ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: restaurant, cooking and food, restaurant owner, diner, bar, waiter, employee, hidden camera, advice, problem solving, staff, service ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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Valley of the Wolves: Ambush (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Valley of the Wolves
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, intense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, politics, secret agents, military, track down, death, chases and races, mystery, murder, vengeance, battles, forced into action ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey, middle east
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 7.1
 8K
Stander (2003)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, Germany, South Africa, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The life and career of Andre Stander, a South African police officer turned bank robber.
Style: rough, serious, exciting, harsh, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: heist, crimes, crime, fighting the system, criminal heroes, law enforcement, rebelliousness, apartheid, dishonesty, violence spree, anti hero, anti heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: south africa, africa, texas, new jersey, ireland
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One on Top of the Other (1969)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An insurance scam lands a man on death row for murdering his wife. What everyone doesn't know is she really isn't dead.
Style: suspenseful, sexy, realistic, erotic, serious ...
Plot: murder, love triangle, investigation, infidelity, who done it, crimes, deadly, false accusation, death row, law enforcement, couple relations, cons and scams ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, san francisco, paris france
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 5.9
 1K
The Vagrant (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A business man buys a house, but he has a hard time trying to get rid of its previous tenant, a dirty bum.
Style: dark humor, cynical, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, investigation, paranoia, office, serial killer, trailer park, real estate agent, drifter, starting over, urban, stalking ...
Time: 90s
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The Road Within (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young man with Tourette's Syndrome embarks on a road trip with his recently-deceased mother's ashes.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, emotional, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: tourette's syndrome, on the road, anorexia, friendship, mental illness, road trip, obsessive quest, escapades, social misfits, society, misfit, first love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, tokyo
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 5.9
 3K
Jack's Back (1988)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young doctor is suspected when a series of Jack the Ripper copycat killings is committed. However, when the doctor himself is murdered, his identical twin brother claims to have seen visions of the true killer.
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: murder of a prostitute, psychopath, murder, woman in danger, serial killer, prostitute, slasher, police investigation, scalpel, hypnosis, twins, mystery ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Extracurricular Activities (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The outrageous life of Reagan Collins, a model high school student with a "killer" after-school job that involves arranging “accidents” for his classmates' parents. When seasoned police detective Cliff Dawkins starts putting the ...
Style: captivating, humorous, twist ending
Plot: nudist, stalking, murder investigation, death, murder, police detective, criminal as protagonist, police, dysfunctional family, teenager, marijuana, secret ...
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 3.9
 741
The Drone (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A newlywed couple is terrorized by a consumer drone that has become sentient with the consciousness of a deranged serial killer.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: investigation, police detective, obsession, on the run, husband wife relationship, suspect, reincarnation, murder, serial killer, remote control, voyeurism, captive ...
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Office Killer (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When Dorine Douglas' job as proofreader for Constant Consumer magazine is turned into an at-home position during a downsizing, she doesn't know how to cope. But after accidentally killing one of her co-workers, she discovers that murder ...
Style: psychological, cynical, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: asthma, workplace, female psychopath, psychopath, evil woman, office, workplace romance, inhaler, obsession, slasher, vengeance, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, virginia, usa
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 3.8
 502
Gorp (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Gorp is a delighfully silly send up of summer camp movies. It is set in a Catskills style resort for wealty Jewish kids. The main source of plot movement is from the following elements: camp waiters vs. camp management; camp guests vs. waiters; ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, psychotronic, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, rivalry, prank, gay african american, handcuffed together, workplace, buddies, lifestyle, youth, obnoxious boss, profanity, looking for sex ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
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Shadows of a Hot Summer (1978)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A story set in 1947 when Ukrainian right-wing anti-Communist guerillas, looking like and feeling like Nazi's, are trying to fight their way through Czechoslovakia to Austria. They come out of the forest to occupy a family's countryside ...
Plot: camera shot of bare feet, killing an animal, drinking from the bottle, baby, chase, hiding place, housewife, talking to a dog, barking dog, horse, girl, gunshot ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947
Place: czechoslovakia
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