20 Movies Like Flatliners

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The Sixth Sense

The Sixth Sense
The Sixth Sense
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 6 Oscars. 37 wins & 56 nominations total
Writer: M. Night Shyamalan
Actors: Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment, Toni Collette
Language: English, Latin, Spanish
Country: United States
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“The Sixth Sense is a supernatural thriller about a young boy who can see and communicate with the dead. With the help of a child psychologist, he attempts to unravel the mystery behind his haunting abilities while uncovering dark secrets along the way.”

Inception

Inception
Inception
Internet Movie Database: 8.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 148 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 159 wins & 220 nominations total
Writer: Christopher Nolan
Actors: Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Elliot Page
Language: English, Japanese, French
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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Inception is a science fiction thriller that follows a skilled thief who infiltrates people’s dreams to steal information. However, he is tasked with the challenging mission of planting an idea in someone’s mind instead of stealing it.

The Matrix

The Matrix
The Matrix
Internet Movie Database: 8.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 83%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 136 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 42 wins & 52 nominations total
Writer: Lilly Wachowski, Lana Wachowski
Actors: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss
Language: English
Country: United States, Australia
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“The Matrix” is a science fiction film set in a dystopian future, where humans are unknowingly trapped in a simulated reality created by intelligent machines. A group of rebels, led by a computer hacker named Neo, fight to free humanity from this virtual prison.

Shutter Island

Shutter Island
Shutter Island
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 69%
Metacritic: 63/100
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Runtime: 138 min
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 11 wins & 66 nominations
Writer: Laeta Kalogridis, Dennis Lehane
Actors: Leonardo DiCaprio, Emily Mortimer, Mark Ruffalo
Language: English, German
Country: United States
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“Shutter Island is a psychological thriller film about two U.S. Marshals investigating the disappearance of a patient from a mental asylum located on an isolated island, only to uncover dark secrets and a mind-bending conspiracy that challenges their own sanity.”

Source Code

Source Code
Source Code
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 93 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 1 win & 8 nominations
Writer: Ben Ripley
Actors: Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Monaghan, Vera Farmiga
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada, France, Germany
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“Source Code” is a science fiction thriller film about a soldier who is sent back in time repeatedly to relive the last eight minutes of a train bombing in order to identify the bomber and prevent a future attack. As he navigates the alternate realities, he becomes increasingly entangled in a web of mystery and personal identity.

The Lazarus Effect

The Lazarus Effect
The Lazarus Effect
Internet Movie Database: 5.2/10
Metacritic: 31/100
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Runtime: 83 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: 2 nominations
Writer: Luke Dawson, Jeremy Slater
Actors: Olivia Wilde, Mark Duplass, Evan Peters
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Lazarus Effect” is a horror film about a group of scientists who successfully bring a dead colleague back to life, only to discover that she has brought something sinister back from the afterlife with her. As they struggle to contain the malevolent force, they find themselves trapped in a terrifying battle for survival.

The Cell

The Cell
The Cell
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 45%
Metacritic: 40/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 9 wins & 29 nominations total
Writer: Mark Protosevich
Actors: Jennifer Lopez, Vince Vaughn, Vincent D'Onofrio
Language: English
Country: Germany, United States
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“The Cell” is a psychological thriller film about a psychologist who enters the mind of a comatose serial killer to find clues about his latest victim, immersing herself in a surreal and dangerous world within his subconscious.”

Jacob’s Ladder

Jacob's Ladder
Jacob's Ladder
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 72%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Awards: 3 wins & 1 nomination
Writer: Bruce Joel Rubin
Actors: Tim Robbins, Elizabeth Peña, Danny Aiello
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Jacob’s Ladder” is a psychological horror film about a Vietnam War veteran who experiences disturbing hallucinations and tries to uncover the truth about his past while questioning his own sanity. As he delves deeper into his own mind, he becomes trapped in a nightmarish reality that blurs the line between life and death.

The Butterfly Effect

The Butterfly Effect
The Butterfly Effect
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 34%
Metacritic: 30/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 8 nominations
Writer: J. Mackye Gruber, Eric Bress
Actors: Ashton Kutcher, Amy Smart, Melora Walters
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada
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“The Butterfly Effect” is a psychological thriller film that follows a college student who discovers he can travel back in time and change events from his past. However, every alteration he makes has unforeseen and devastating consequences on his present and future.

Donnie Darko

Donnie Darko
Donnie Darko
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 88/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: 12 wins & 16 nominations
Writer: Richard Kelly
Actors: Jake Gyllenhaal, Jena Malone, Mary McDonnell
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Donnie Darko is a psychological thriller about a troubled teenager who starts experiencing bizarre visions of a giant, menacing rabbit, leading him on a path of time travel and existential exploration. As he navigates through the complexities of his own mind and the mysteries of the universe, Donnie questions the nature of reality, fate, and the interconnectedness of all things.”

The Others

The Others
The Others
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 2 BAFTA 29 wins & 55 nominations total
Writer: Alejandro Amenábar
Actors: Nicole Kidman, Christopher Eccleston, Fionnula Flanagan
Language: English
Country: Spain, United States, France, Italy
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“The Others” is a psychological horror film about a woman living with her two photosensitive children in a secluded mansion, who becomes convinced that their house is haunted by mysterious entities. As she tries to unravel the truth, dark secrets about her family and the house are slowly revealed.

The Prestige

The Prestige
The Prestige
Internet Movie Database: 8.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 130 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 6 wins & 44 nominations total
Writer: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan, Christopher Priest
Actors: Christian Bale, Hugh Jackman, Scarlett Johansson
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“The Prestige” is a psychological thriller about two rival magicians in Victorian-era London who engage in a dangerous game of one-upmanship, leading to obsession, manipulation, and ultimately, a shocking revelation.

Vanilla Sky

Vanilla Sky
Vanilla Sky
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 43%
Metacritic: 45/100
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Runtime: 136 min
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 5 wins & 34 nominations total
Writer: Alejandro Amenábar, Mateo Gil, Cameron Crowe
Actors: Tom Cruise, Penélope Cruz, Cameron Diaz
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States, Spain
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“Vanilla Sky” is a psychological thriller about a wealthy playboy who becomes disfigured in a car accident and must navigate a complex web of reality and dreams to uncover the truth about his existence. As his reality blurs, he questions his own sanity and the nature of his relationships.

Stay

Stay
Stay
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 26%
Metacritic: 41/100
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: David Benioff
Actors: Ewan McGregor, Naomi Watts, Ryan Gosling
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Stay” is a psychological thriller film about a psychiatrist who tries to prevent one of his patients from committing suicide while also unraveling a mysterious connection between them. As he delves deeper into the patient’s troubled mind, reality becomes distorted, blurring the lines between dreams and reality.

The Jacket

The Jacket
The Jacket
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 44%
Metacritic: 44/100
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Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations
Writer: Tom Bleecker, Marc Rocco, Massy Tadjedin
Actors: Adrien Brody, Keira Knightley, Daniel Craig
Language: English
Country: Germany, United States
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“The Jacket” is a psychological thriller about a Gulf War veteran who is wrongly accused of murder and is sent to a mental institution. While there, he undergoes an experimental treatment involving a sensory deprivation jacket that sends him into the future, where he tries to prevent his own death and uncover the truth behind the murder.

The Machinist

The Machinist
The Machinist
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Awards: 7 wins & 15 nominations
Writer: Scott Kosar
Actors: Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón
Language: English, Spanish
Country: Spain, France, United Kingdom, United States
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“The Machinist” is a psychological thriller about a factory worker named Trevor Reznik who suffers from severe insomnia, leading to a downward spiral of paranoia and hallucinations. As he tries to uncover the truth behind his deteriorating mental state, he becomes entangled in a mysterious game of guilt, redemption, and self-discovery.

Dark City

Dark City
Dark City
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: 12 wins & 19 nominations
Writer: Alex Proyas, Lem Dobbs, David S. Goyer
Actors: Rufus Sewell, Kiefer Sutherland, Jennifer Connelly
Language: English
Country: Australia, United States
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“Dark City” is a science fiction film set in a mysterious city where its inhabitants have no memory of their past and are manipulated by a group of powerful beings known as “The Strangers.” One man, John Murdoch, discovers his ability to reshape reality and fights against The Strangers to uncover the truth about the city and his own identity.

Identity

Identity
Identity
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 63%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 11 nominations
Writer: Michael Cooney
Actors: John Cusack, Ray Liotta, Amanda Peet
Language: English
Country: United States
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The movie “Identity” is a psychological thriller about a group of strangers who find themselves stranded at a remote motel during a storm, only to discover that they are being targeted by a mysterious killer. As the night unfolds, their secrets and pasts intertwine, leading to a shocking revelation about their true identities.

The Uninvited

The Uninvited
The Uninvited
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 32%
Metacritic: 43/100
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Runtime: 87 min
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Awards: 2 nominations
Writer: Craig Rosenberg, Doug Miro, Carlo Bernard
Actors: Emily Browning, Arielle Kebbel, Elizabeth Banks
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada, Germany
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“The Uninvited” is a psychological horror film about a young woman who returns home from a psychiatric hospital and starts to suspect that her father’s new girlfriend may have sinister intentions. As she investigates, she uncovers dark secrets and a vengeful spirit that threatens her family’s safety.

The Forgotten

The Forgotten
The Forgotten
Internet Movie Database: 5.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 31%
Metacritic: 43/100
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Runtime: 91 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: 7 nominations
Writer: Gerald Di Pego
Actors: Julianne Moore, Dominic West, Christopher Kovaleski
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Forgotten” is a psychological thriller about a grieving mother named Telly who becomes convinced that her son never actually existed, and that a vast conspiracy is at play to erase all memories of him. As she unravels the truth, Telly must confront her own sanity and battle against powerful forces to reclaim her son’s existence.

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