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The list contains the best, new and most relevant search movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful and atmospheric films and TV shows about / with search, danger, storytelling, death, twists and turns, runaway, escapades, murder, friendship and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as search: Bones (2005), Angels & Demons (2009), National Treasure (2004), The Da Vinci Code (2006), Fullmetal Alchemist (2003), Moonrise Kingdom (2012), The Impossible (2012), Zodiac (2007), The Finder (2012), Zombieland (2009).

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 7.8
 160K
Bones (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Temperance Brennan and her colleagues at the Jeffersonian's Medico-Legal Lab assist Special Agent Seeley Booth with murder investigations when the remains are so badly decomposed, burned or destroyed that the standard identification ...
Style: witty, suspenseful, intellectual, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: partners against crime, investigation, forensics, fbi, partners, expert, teamwork, crime investigation, scientist, killings, police investigation, talented ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2010s, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa
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 6.7
 295K
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 ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, intellectual, suspense, twist ending ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: conspiracy, twists and turns, illuminati, investigation, murder, riddles and clues, religions or cults, professor, catholicism, expert, ancient, religion ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: rome italy, vatican, italy, europe, geneva switzerland ...
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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, clever, suspense, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, boys' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, adventure, archaeology, archaeologist, treasure hunter, riddles and clues, secret place, ancient, adventurer, map, journey ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, 19th century, 18th century ...
Place: usa, philadelphia, washington d.c., egypt, new jersey ...
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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: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, mind bending, clever ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: conspiracy, adventure, twists and turns, christianity, investigation, treasure hunt, holy grail, mystery, religion, ancient mystery, riddles and clues, secrets ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century, 1st century
Place: vatican, london, paris france, europe, england ...
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Fullmetal Alchemist (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Edward and Alphonse Elric are two brothers gifted with the ability of alchemy, the science of taking one thing and changing it into another. However, alchemy works on the theory of Equivalent Exchange -- for something to be created, something else ...
Style: exciting, serious, emotional, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: alchemy, artifact, magical, young heroes, youth, siblings relations, journey, heroes, accident, obsessive quest, steampunk, childhood ...
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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden, Norway
Duration: 158 min.
Story: This English-language adaptation of the Swedish novel by Stieg Larsson follows a disgraced journalist, Mikael Blomkvist, as he investigates the disappearance of a weary patriarch's niece from 40 years ago. He is aided by the pierced, tattooed, ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, rough, neo noir, clever ...
Plot: serial killer, rape, hacker, investigation, sexual abuse, strong female character, missing person, twists and turns, mystery, crimes, journalist, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, year 1966, contemporary, 60s, year 2011 ...
Place: stockholm sweden, scandinavia, sweden, europe, london ...
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Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, Moonrise Kingdom tells the story of two twelve-year-olds who fall in love, make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness. As various authorities try to hunt them ...
Style: atmospheric, surreal, sentimental, touching, witty ...
Audience: kids, teens, date night
Plot: coming of age, children, island, boy scout, first love, adolescence, youth, journey, search party, orphan, social misfits, camp ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1965
Place: new england, usa, plymouth, england
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 7.5
 225K
The Impossible (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Spain, Thailand, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In December 2004, close-knit family Maria, Henry and their three sons begin their winter vacation in Thailand. But the day after Christmas, the idyllic holiday turns into an incomprehensible nightmare when a terrifying roar rises from the depths of ...
Style: suspense, motivational, heartbreaking, emotional, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: disaster, survival, natural disaster, ocean, catastrophe, courage, tsunami, forces of nature, destruction, hopes, family in danger, tragedy ...
Time: year 2004, 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia, southeast asia
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 7.7
 542K
Zodiac (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The true story of the investigation of the "Zodiac Killer", a serial killer who terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes an obsession for four men as their lives and careers are ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, stylized, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, murder, murder mystery, mystery, journalism, crimes, paranoia, maniac, killings, uncover truth, police ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, year 1969, year 1971 ...
Place: san francisco, california, usa, oakland california, sacramento california
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 7.7
 16K
The Finder (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Walter Sherman, an Iraq War veteran, has the extraordinary ability to help people find the unfindable.
Style: witty, exciting, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, partners against crime, escapades, hotshot, talented, teamwork, partners, peril, team, crimes, riddles and clues, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
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 7.6
 578K
Zombieland (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Columbus has made a habit of running from what scares him. Tallahassee doesn't have fears. If he did, he'd kick their ever-living ass. In a world overrun by zombies, these two are perfectly evolved survivors. But now, they're about to ...
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, entertaining, parody ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, road trip, zombie apocalypse, virus, survival horror, amusement park, dark humor, chaos and mayhem, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., california, usa, texas, los angeles
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 6.3
 164K
Flightplan (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A claustrophobic, Hitchcockian thriller. A bereaved woman and her daughter are flying home from Berlin to America. At 30,000 feet the child vanishes and nobody admits she was ever on that plane.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, suspenseful, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: airplane, missing child, twists and turns, kidnapping, conspiracy, mystery, disappearance, female protagonist, family relations, pilot, rain, flight attendant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: berlin germany, germany, new york, newfoundland
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 5.5
 1K
The Ninth (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: Russia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Petersburg at the end of the 19th century was embraced by a massive enthusiasm for the occult sciences and esotericism. British medium Olivia Reed arrives in the capital of the Russian Empire on tour and gathers crowds of people at her public ...
Style: captivating, mysterious, atmospheric, suspense, neo noir ...
Plot: investigation, black magic, occult, ritual, book of magic, past, serial killer, love, psychic power, medieval, killing spree, female nudity ...
Time: 19th century
Place: st. petersburg russia
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Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A year after his father's death, Oskar, a troubled young boy, discovers a mysterious key he believes was left for him by his father and embarks on a scavenger hunt to find the matching lock.
Style: sentimental, touching, thought provoking, sad, poignant ...
Audience: kids
Plot: childhood, autism, asperger's syndrome, quest, acceptance, 9/11, grief, single mother, orphan, disability, tragedy, coming of age ...
Time: september 11 2001, 21st century, year 2001, 2000s, contemporary
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
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 7.8
 170K
Isle of Dogs (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the future, an outbreak of canine flu leads the mayor of a Japanese city to banish all dogs to an island that's a garbage dump. The outcasts must soon embark on an epic journey when a 12-year-old boy arrives on the island to find his beloved ...
Style: suspense, captivating, funny, sincere, adult animation ...
Audience: kids, date night
Plot: dog, politician, rescue, friendship, resistance, freedom, robot, morality, island, protest, conspiracy, boy ...
Time: future
Place: japan
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 6.8
 7K
The Head (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Japan
TV show
Story: Ten scientists trapped in a mobile science laboratory at the South Pole realize that one among them is a killer.
Style: suspense, mysterious, suspenseful, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: investigation, fear, murder, survival, mystery, research laboratory, mysterious event, catastrophe, religion, global warming, murder mystery, climate change ...
Place: antarctica, south pole, scandinavia
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 8.4
 444K
Supernatural (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: When they were boys, Sam and Dean Winchester lost their mother to a mysterious and demonic supernatural force. Subsequently, their father raised them to be soldiers. He taught them about the paranormal evil that lives in the dark corners and on the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, vampire, monster, paranormal, demon, supernatural ability, ghost, demon hunter, paranormal phenomena, peril, killings, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 70s, 90s ...
Place: usa, arizona
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The Walking Dead (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Sheriff's deputy Rick Grimes awakens from a coma to find a post-apocalyptic world dominated by flesh-eating zombies. He sets out to find his family and encounters many other survivors along the way.
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, survival, pandemic, supernatural, virus, zombie apocalypse, graphic violence, apocalypse, plague, death, walking dead ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, america, atlanta, georgia
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The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When his family moves from their home in Berlin to a strange new house in Poland, young Bruno befriends Shmuel, a boy who lives on the other side of the fence where everyone seems to be wearing striped pajamas. Unaware of Shmuel's fate as a ...
Style: sad, emotional, touching, heartbreaking, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: world war two, holocaust, concentration camp, jewish, war, childhood, nazi, friendship, boy, military, gas chamber, german ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany, poland, europe, berlin germany, switzerland
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 6.9
 236K
Game Night (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Max and Annie's weekly game night gets kicked up a notch when Max's brother Brooks arranges a murder mystery party -- complete with fake thugs and federal agents. So when Brooks gets kidnapped, it's all supposed to be part of the ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, captivating, ridiculous, funny ...
Audience: kids
Plot: friends, kidnapping, plan gone wrong, game, investigation, board game, brother brother relationship, escape, contests and competitions, best friends, neighbor, group of friends ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: new york
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 5.7
 11K
The Vanished (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A family vacation takes a terrifying turn when parents Paul and Wendy discover their young daughter has vanished without a trace. Stopping at nothing to find her, the search for the truth leads to a shocking revelation.
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, suspense
Plot: missing child, camping, sheriff, investigation, disappearance, accidental killing, twists and turns, police, husband wife relationship, missing daughter, camping trip, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Looking for Alaska (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 426 min.
TV show
Story: A new arrival at a boarding school falls in love with a beguiling female student.
Style: touching, suspenseful, sweet, intense, sentimental ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: friendship, teenager, youth, fall in love, destiny, car accident, boarding school, love affair, love, mystery, twists and turns, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.6
 84K
Revolution (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Revolution focuses on the struggle to survive 15 years after a global blackout.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, apocalyptic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, apocalypse, adventure, fate of humanity, escapades, future dystopia, worldwide chaos, twists and turns, chaos, society, parents and children ...
Time: near future, 21st century, 2010s, future, 2020s
Place: usa, america, north america
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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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 8.1
 2K
Wakfu (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Follow Yogu and his friends Amalia, Evangelyne, Tristepin, Ruel and Az as they try to rescue the world of Wakfu from destruction.
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, touching, stylized ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, dragon, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, princess, heroes, knight, magic, magical power, youth, sword and sorcery, boy ...
Time: 2010s
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 6.8
 17K
The River (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The River follows the story of wildlife expert and TV personality Emmet Cole. Emmet set course around the world with his wife, Tess, and son, Lincoln, while filming what would become one of the most popular shows in television. After he goes missing ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, stylized, macabre ...
Plot: missing person, jungle, adventure, research, amazon river, supernatural, adventurer, mystery, expedition, mysterious place, disappearance, twists and turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, south america, latin america
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 7.2
 104K
Broken Flowers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: As the devoutly single Don Johnston is dumped by his latest girlfriend, he receives an anonymous pink letter informing him that he has a son who may be looking for him.
Style: road movie, melancholic, emotional, atmospheric, touching ...
Plot: loneliness, midlife crisis, single parent, travel, nudity (full frontal - brief), flowers, illegitimate son, quest, haunted by the past, anonymous letter, letter, on the road ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, tokyo, sweden, france
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 7.8
 214K
Misery (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Novelist Paul Sheldon crashes his car on a snowy Colorado road. He is found by Annie Wilkes, the "number one fan" of Paul's heroine Misery Chastaine. Annie is also somewhat unstable, and Paul finds himself crippled, drugged and at her ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, insanity, psychopath, kidnapping, female psychopath, snow, loneliness, obsessed fan, rage, hostage, mentally unstable, manic ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: colorado, usa
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 7.7
 275K
The Goonies (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A young teenager named Mikey Walsh finds an old treasure map in his father's attic. Hoping to save their homes from demolition, Mikey and his friends Data Wang, Chunk Cohen, and Mouth Devereaux run off on a big quest to find the secret stash of ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, intense, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, date night ...
Plot: treasure hunt, pirate, childhood, treasure map, treasure, mischievous children, teenager, map, cave, pirate ship, group of friends, adventure ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: oregon, usa
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 7.3
 138K
Labyrinth (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Frustrated with babysitting on yet another weekend night, Sarah - a teenager with an active imagination - summons the Goblins from her favourite book, "Labyrinth", to take the baby stepbrother away. When little Toby actually disappears, ...
Style: gothic, fairy tale, humorous, stylized, surreal ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: surrealism, good versus evil, rescue, adventure, friendship, heroes, beast, puppet, fantasy world, maze, imaginary kingdom, hopes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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