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The list contains the best, new and most relevant search movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, talky and clever films and TV shows about / with search, mentor, dialogue, runaway, storytelling, blood, husband wife relationship, death, secrets and investigation plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as search: Bones (2005), Supernatural (2005), National Treasure (2004), The Da Vinci Code (2006), Angels & Demons (2009), Fullmetal Alchemist (2003), Philomena (2013), Zodiac (2007), Flightplan (2005), The Walking Dead (2010).

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 7.8
 131K
Bones (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
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, intellectual, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Plot: forensics, partners against crime, fbi, riddles and clues, special agents, police investigation, search, teamwork, expert, killings, policewoman, victim ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa
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 8.4
 357K
Supernatural (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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, ghost, supernatural ability, demon, monster, good versus evil, god or devil, killings, vampire, death, curses spells and rituals, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1978, year 1983, year 1973 ...
Place: usa, arizona
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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, scenic, realistic, intellectual ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, riddles and clues, treasure, adventure, archaeologist, artifact, tombs and skeletons, map, adventurer, journey, ancient, search ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century, 1770s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., new jersey, jerusalem, pennsylvania ...
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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: twists and turns, exciting, mind bending, suspense, clever ...
Plot: holy grail, ancient mystery, christianity, uncover truth, adventure, riddles and clues, investigation, secret, obsessive quest, artifact, ancient, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1st century, 2000s
Place: holy land, france, europe, jerusalem, paris france ...
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 6.7
 256K
Angels & Demons (2009)
Genre: 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: exciting, intellectual, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: riddles and clues, conspiracy, danger, vatican, investigation, religions or cults, illuminati, professor, scientist, ancient, search, secret society ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: rome italy, europe, harvard university, italy, geneva switzerland
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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, disturbing, serious, bleak ...
Plot: investigation, rape, danger, sexual abuse, missing person, crime, search, journalist, uncover truth, strong sexual content, hacker, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1960s, year 1966
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden
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Fullmetal Alchemist (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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: serious, emotional, exciting, stylized, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: magical, siblings relations, heroes, youth, imaginary, young heroes, search, journey, alchemy, artifact, religions or cults, military ...
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 7.6
 89K
Philomena (2013)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA, France
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, captivating, heartbreaking ...
Plot: nun, adoption, journalist, search, forgiveness, secret, loss of son, coping, convent, self discovery, church, buried truth ...
Time: 50s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, year 1955 ...
Place: ireland, washington d.c., england, usa, oxford university
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 7.7
 401K
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: tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, crime, uncover truth, journalist, investigation, victim, paranoia, mystery, mind game, maniac, code ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1991 ...
Place: california, san francisco, usa, oakland california
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 6.3
 145K
Flightplan (2005)
Genre: Action, 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, exciting, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, missing child, mystery, family relations, search, disappearance, female protagonist, family problems, grief, pilot, single parent, sanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: berlin germany, germany
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The Walking Dead (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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: tense, captivating, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, plague, post apocalypse, supernatural, walking dead, future dystopia, fear, death, chaos ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, georgia
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Rizzoli & Isles (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Perhaps their strikingly different personalities make the relationship between detective Jane Rizzoli and medical examiner Maura Isles so effective. Jane, the only female cop in Boston's homicide division, is tough, relentless and rarely lets ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: girls' night
Plot: partners against crime, police investigation, female detective, female protagonist, best friends, homicide detective, forensics, crime, murder investigation, police detective, partners, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
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 6.9
 9K
Missing (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Becca Winstone learns that her son, Michael, disappears while studying abroad, and it's a race against time when she travels to Europe to track him down. A surprising turn of events reveals just how far one mother will go to protect her ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious
Plot: search, kidnapping, conspiracy, forced into action, investigation, crimes, parents and children, track down, family relations, missing person, danger, disappearance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, italy
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Everything Is Illuminated (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A film based on the semi-autobiographical novel of the same name by American writer Jonathan Safran Foer, in which a young Jewish American man endeavors—with the help of eccentric, distant relatives—to find the woman who saved his grandfather ...
Style: tragicomedy, touching, sincere, sentimental, clever ...
Plot: culture clash, jewish, journey, collector, friendship, on the road, search, holocaust, anti semitism, human nature, prejudice, grandparent grandchild relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary
Place: ukraine, europe, kiev ukraine, berlin germany, eastern europe
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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, sentimental, surreal, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: social misfits, first love, orphan, childhood sweetheart, island, youth, teenage love, search, disappearance, depression, adolescence, camp ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1965
Place: new england, usa, england
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 7.5
 70K
Disconnect (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Disconnect interweaves multiple storylines about people searching for human connection in today’s wired world. Through poignant turns that are both harrowing and touching, the stories intersect with surprising twists that expose a shocking reality ...
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, atmospheric, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: internet, dishonesty, couples, cyberspace, lifestyle, teenage life, loneliness, family problems, journalist, search, youth, social media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
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 5.8
 882
My Son (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The story of a busy man, who fills his time travelling to Africa, South America and the Middle East. His passion for his job has distanced him from his loved ones. He’s been divorced for three years and has since seen his son very little. When the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, touching
Plot: missing son, kidnapping, search, divorced couple, missing child, ex husband ex wife relationship, aggression, investigation, video footage, interrogation, torture, breaking and entering ...
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 5.7
 5K
All Nighter (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a globe-trotting, workaholic father trying to visit his daughter on a last minute layover in Los Angeles discovers that she’s disappeared, he forces her awkward, nervous ex-boyfriend, still nursing a broken heart, to help him find her over ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, sentimental, disturbing
Plot: search, party, night, workaholic, banjo, daughter, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, missing daughter, friendship, ex boyfriend, hollywood ...
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Wait Until Dark (1967)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After a flight back home, Sam Hendrix returns with a doll he innocently acquired along the way. As it turns out, the doll is actually stuffed with heroin, and a group of criminals led by the ruthless Roat has followed Hendrix back to his place to ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, clever, psychological, serious ...
Plot: heroin, disability, blindness, photographer, murder, search, stabbing, crime, drug dealing, police, neighbor, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, montreal quebec
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 6.8
 16K
The River (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: jungle, adventure, missing person, adventurer, research, supernatural, mysterious place, expedition, search, danger, mystery, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america, south america
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 7.2
 93K
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: sincere, touching, melancholic, emotional, atmospheric ...
Plot: midlife crisis, self discovery, search, old love, couples, lost, loneliness, human nature, haunted by the past, culture clash, travel, existentialism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, sweden, new jersey, tokyo
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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: touching, sentimental, uplifting, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: 9/11, childhood, grief, search, loss of spouse, asperger's syndrome, funeral, orphan, death of father, obsessive quest, tragic event, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2001
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.8
 167K
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, suspenseful, psycho film, scary, tense ...
Plot: obsession, loneliness, insanity, mentally unstable, isolation, captivity, psychopath, kidnapping, manic, rage, snow, escape attempt ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: colorado, usa
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The Secret in Their Eyes (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A retired legal counselor writes a novel hoping to find closure for one of his past unresolved homicide cases and for his unreciprocated love with his superior - both of which still haunt him decades later.
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, dark, suspense ...
Plot: investigation, murder, rape, secret, investigator, justice, search, haunted by the past, police, suspect, evidence, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 70s, year 1974, 2000s
Place: argentina, latin america, harvard university, south america, buenos aires argentina
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 7.7
 677K
The Hangover (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When three friends finally come to after a raucous night of bachelor-party revelry, they find a baby in the closet and a tiger in the bathroom. But they can't seem to locate their best friend, Doug – who's supposed to be tying the knot. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: party, friends, buddies, memory loss, nothing goes right, friendship between men, disorder, drugs/alcohol, stupidity, escapades, comedy of errors, plan gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas, usa, california
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 6.9
 39K
Slow West (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: UK, New Zealand
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In the Old West, a 17-year-old Scottish boy teams up with a mysterious gunman to find the woman with whom he is infatuated.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, road movie ...
Plot: search, pursuit, death of father, bounty hunter, outlaw, horse, old west, danger, rescue, unrequited love, gunfight, drinking ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, colorado, ireland, scotland, california
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 7.9
 61K
Charade (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After Regina Lampert falls for the dashing Peter Joshua on a skiing holiday in the French Alps, she discovers upon her return to Paris that her husband has been murdered. Soon, she and Peter are giving chase to three of her late husband's World ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, feel good, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: date night
Plot: age difference, murder, cia, search, funeral, french, romance, chase, mystery, divorce, cons and scams, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1944
Place: france, alps, europe, paris france
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 8.0
 42K
Sleuth (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A mystery novelist devises an insurance scam with his wife’s lover - but things aren’t exactly as they seem.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: riddles and clues, extramarital affair, robbery, infidelity, insurance, search, mystery, mind game, twists & turns, one on one, vengeance, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, london
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 7.9
 51K
The Chaser (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Joong-ho is a dirty detective turned pimp in financial trouble as several of his girls have recently disappeared without clearing their debts. While trying to track them down, he finds a clue that the vanished girls were all called up by the same ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, suspense, brutal ...
Plot: serial killer, pimp, violence, prostitute, psychopath, police investigation, disappearance, interrogation, race against time, search, woman in danger, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, seoul, asia, korea
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 6.7
 79K
Revolution (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Revolution focuses on the struggle to survive 15 years after a global blackout.
Style: exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: apocalypse, future dystopia, survival, adventure, fate of humanity, society, worldwide chaos, chaos, chases and races, danger, parents and children, dictatorship ...
Time: near future, future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: usa
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