10 best movies like Split (2017)

Movies similar to Split (2017): Me, Myself & Irene, Marrowbone, Shelter, Secret Window, Inside, Labyrinth, Shutter Island, Identity, 12 Years a Slave, Life of Crime.

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Me, Myself & Irene (2000)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:56
CharactersPolice
PlotSplit personality, Mental disorders, Chase, Relationship
PlaceUSA

Rhode Island State Trooper Charlie Baileygates has a multiple personality disorder. One personality is crazy and aggressive, while the other is more friendly and laid back. Both of these personalities fall in love with the same woman named Irene after Charlie loses his medication.

Marrowbone (2017)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountrySpain, USA
Duration02:11
CharactersBrothers, Sisters, Friends, Mothers
PlotDeath, Mystery, Mystery
StyleUnexpected ending, Tense

A young man and his four younger siblings, who have kept secret the death of their beloved mother in order to remain together, are plagued by a sinister presence in the sprawling manor in which they live.

Shelter (2010)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:52
PlotSupernatural
PlaceLaboratory

A female forensic psychiatrist discovers that all of one of her patient's multiple personalities are murder victims. She will have to find out what's happening before her time is finished.

Secret Window (2004)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrethriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:36
CharactersWriters
PlotSplit personality, Mystery, Mystery, Investigation, Divorce
StyleUnexpected ending

Mort Rainey, a writer just emerging from a painful divorce with his ex-wife, is stalked at his remote lake house by a psychotic stranger and would-be scribe who claims Rainey swiped his best story idea. But as Rainey endeavors to prove his innocence, he begins to question his own sanity.

Inside (2002)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 7.6)
Genreshort
CountryUSA
Duration00:05

A mentally ill patient is questioned to see if he is fit for release.

Labyrinth (2003)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryFrance, Belgium
Duration01:40

Psychologist Dr. Brennac is asked by a colleague to help with the case of Claude, a patient on trial for multiple murders. Is Claude really guilty of the crimes, or is he a victim of his own mind?

Shutter Island (2010)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrethriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersDoctors
PlotSplit personality, Investigation, Chase, The escape
PlacePsychiatric hospitals, Sea, Islands, Hospitals, USA, Laboratory
StyleWorth watching, Noir

World War II soldier-turned-U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised by his troubling visions and also by a mysterious doctor.

Identity (2003)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrethriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:31
CharactersManiacs, Killers, Friends, Serial killers
PlotDeath, Investigation
PlaceHotels, USA
StyleDisturbing

Complete strangers stranded at a remote desert motel during a raging storm soon find themselves the target of a deranged murderer. As their numbers thin out, the travelers begin to turn on each other, as each tries to figure out who the killer is.

12 Years a Slave (2013)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 8.1)
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:13
CharactersFamily, Musicians
PlotAbduction, Slavery, Love, Death, Freedom
PlaceUSA, New York

In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty as well as unexpected kindnesses Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In the twelfth year of his unforgettable odyssey, Solomon’s chance meeting with a Canadian abolitionist will forever alter his life.

Life of Crime (2013)
Mark6 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:41
CharactersLovers
PlotAbduction, Hostage
PlaceUSA

Two common criminals get more than they bargained for after kidnapping the wife of a corrupt real-estate developer who shows no interest in paying the $1 million dollar ransom for her safe return.

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The Double (2014)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:33
PlotSplit personality, Depression
PlaceOffice

An awkward office drone becomes increasingly unhinged after a charismatic and confident look-alike takes a job at his workplace and seduces the woman he desires.

Enemy (2013)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrethriller, detective
CountryCanada, Spain
Duration01:28
CharactersDoubles, Actors
PlotSplit personality, Obsession
StyleDepressive

A mild-mannered college professor discovers a look-alike actor and delves into the other man's private affairs.

Morgan (2016)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:23
CharactersPsychologists
PlotArtificial Intelligence
StyleUnexpected ending, Tense

A corporate risk-management consultant must determine whether or not to terminate an artificial being's life that was made in a laboratory environment.

Deadpool (2016)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 8)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, melodrama, adventure
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration02:59
CharactersSuperhero, Mutant, Friends
PlotSuperpowers, Love, Slavery, Fidelity
PlaceNew York, USA
StylePopular, By comics, Exciting

Deadpool tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humor, Deadpool hunts down the man who nearly destroyed his life.

Glass (2019)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
Duration02:09
CharactersSuperhero
PlotExperiments
PlacePsychiatric hospitals
StyleUnexpected ending

In a series of escalating encounters, security guard David Dunn uses his supernatural abilities to track Kevin Wendell Crumb, a disturbed man who has twenty-four personalities. Meanwhile, the shadowy presence of Elijah Price emerges as an orchestrator who holds secrets critical to both men.

The Hateful Eight (2015)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.8)
Genrethriller, drama, western, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:21
CharactersCaptives, Hunters, Hired assassins
PlotPads, Snow, War
PlaceWild West, USA
StyleFascinating, Exciting, Heavy

Bounty hunters seek shelter from a raging blizzard and get caught up in a plot of betrayal and deception.

The Scribbler (2014)
Mark4.6 (imdb: 5.4)
Genrefantastic, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:26
CharactersDogs
PlotSplit personality
StyleAction, Disturbing

Suki is a young woman confronting her destructive mental illness using "The Siamese Burn," an experimental machine designed to eliminate multiple personalities. The closer Suki comes to being "cured," she's haunted by a thought... what if the last unwanted identity turns out to be her?

Lucy (2014)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrefantastic, action
CountryUSA, France
Duration01:29
CharactersStrong women, Scientists
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural
PlaceUSA
TimeFuture
StyleWomens in main roles, Exciting

A woman, accidentally caught in a dark deal, turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic.

Gone Girl (2014)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:29
CharactersPolice
PlotPads, Missing people, Treason, Abduction, Mystery, Mystery, Investigation, Intrigue, Double life
PlaceNew York, Office, USA
StyleWorth watching, Unexpected ending, Fascinating

With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.

Taken (2008)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7.8)
Genreaction, thriller
CountryFrance
Duration01:33
CharactersFamily
PlotAbduction
PlaceParis, USA

While vacationing with a friend in Paris, an American girl is kidnapped by a gang of human traffickers intent on selling her into forced prostitution. Working against the clock, her ex-spy father must pull out all the stops to save her. But with his best years possibly behind him, the job may be more than he can handle.

Alpha Dog (2006)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.9)
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration01:52
CharactersTeens
PlotAbduction
PlaceUSA

Johnny Truelove likes to see himself as tough. He's the son of an underworld figure and a drug dealer. Johnny also likes to get tough when things don't go his way. When Jake Mazursky fails to pay up for Johnny, things get worse for the Mazursky family, as Johnny and his 'gang' kidnap Jake's 15 year old brother and holds him hostage. Problem now is what to do with 'stolen boy?'

Mystic River (2003)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 7.9)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA, Australia
Duration02:18
CharactersPolice
PlotAbduction, Investigation, Weapon, Revenge
PlaceUSA
StyleAction, Depressive

A story about friendship and loyalty, guilt and vengeance, and the fateful affect the past has on the present.

Fargo (1996)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration01:38
CharactersFamily
PlotAbduction, Investigation
PlaceUSA

Jerry, a small-town Minnesota car salesman is bursting at the seams with debt... but he's got a plan. He's going to hire two thugs to kidnap his wife in a scheme to collect a hefty ransom from his wealthy father-in-law. It's going to be a snap and nobody's going to get hurt... until people start dying. Enter Police Chief Marge, a coffee-drinking, parka-wearing - and extremely pregnant - investigator who'll stop at nothing to get her man. And if you think her small-time investigative skills will give the crooks a run for their ransom... you betcha!

Eagle Eye (2008)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, detective
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration01:58
CharactersBrothers, Twins, Mothers
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Pads, Technology, Political, Abduction, Investigation
PlaceUSA

Jerry Shaw and Rachel Holloman are two strangers whose lives are suddenly thrown into turmoil by a mysterious woman they have never met. Threatening their lives and family, the unseen caller uses everyday technology to control their actions and push them into increasing danger. As events escalate, Jerry and Rachel become the country's most-wanted fugitives and must figure out what is happening to them.

Psycho (1960)
Mark8.4
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:49
PlotSplit personality, Mystery
PlaceHotels
StyleAtmospheric

When larcenous real estate clerk Marion Crane goes on the lam with a wad of cash and hopes of starting a new life, she ends up at the notorious Bates Motel, where manager Norman Bates cares for his housebound mother. The place seems quirky, but fine… until Marion decides to take a shower.

Nick of Time (1995)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.3)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:30
PlotAbduction, Survival, Investigation, Tracking, Political
PlaceUSA
StyleDisturbing, Action

Gene Watson is a public accountant who arrives on a train at Union Station in Los Angeles, accompanied by his 6-year-old daughter Lynn. Because of his ordinary looks, he is approached by a pair of sinister people named Smith and Jones.

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1932)
Mark7.6
Genrehorror, fantastic
CountryUSA
Duration01:38
PlotSplit personality

Based on the story by Robert Louis Stevenson, Dr. Henry Jekyll believes that there are two distinct sides to men - a good and an evil side. He believes that by separating the two, man can become liberated. He succeeds in his experiments with chemicals to accomplish this and transforms into Hyde to commit horrendous crimes. When he discontinues use of the drug, it is already too late.

Rush Hour 2 (2001)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.6)
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, crime, detective
CountryUSA, Hong Kong
Duration01:30
CharactersPolice, Friends
PlotAdventure, Abduction, Martial Arts, Vacation
PlaceChina, Los Angeles, USA

It's vacation time for Carter as he finds himself alongside Lee in Hong Kong wishing for more excitement. While Carter wants to party and meet the ladies, Lee is out to track down a Triad gang lord who may be responsible for killing two men at the American Embassy. Things get complicated as the pair stumble onto a counterfeiting plot. The boys are soon up to their necks in fist fights and life-threatening situations. A trip back to the U.S. may provide the answers about the bombing, the counterfeiting, and the true allegiance of sexy customs agent Isabella.

The Marine (2006)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genreaction, comedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:32
CharactersPolice, Gangsters, Hunters
PlotAbduction, Chase, Pursuit
PlaceUSA

A group of diamond thieves on the run kidnap the wife of a recently discharged marine who goes on a chase through the South Carolinian wilderness to retrieve her.

Transporter 2 (2005)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 6.3)
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryFrance, USA
Duration01:27
PlotAbduction, Moving, Martial Arts
PlaceUSA
StyleExciting

Professional driver Frank Martin is living in Miami, where he is temporarily filling in for a friend as the chauffeur for a government narcotics control policymaker and his family. The young boy in the family is targeted for kidnapping, and Frank immediately becomes involved in protecting the child and exposing the kidnappers.

Wanted (2008)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.7)
Genreaction, thriller, fantasy, crime
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration01:50
CharactersKillers, Hired assassins
PlotWeapon, Death, Superpowers, Skirmishes, Supernatural
PlaceOffice, USA
StyleExciting

Doormat Wesley Gibson discovers that his recently murdered father – who Wesley never knew – belonged to a secret guild of assassins. After a leather-clad sexpot drafts Wesley into the society, he hones his innate killing skills and turns avenger.

Ma (2019)
Mark5.8 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrehorror, thriller
Duration01:30
CharactersManiacs, Teens
PlaceParty
StyleDisturbing

Sue Ann is a loner who keeps to herself in her quiet Ohio town. One day, she is asked by Maggie, a new teenager in town, to buy some booze for her and her friends, and Sue Ann sees the chance to make some unsuspecting, if younger, friends of her own.

Filth (2013)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, Germany, Sweden, Belgium, USA
Duration01:33
PlaceScotland

A bigoted junkie cop suffering from bipolar disorder and drug addiction manipulates and hallucinates his way through the festive season in a bid to secure promotion and win back his wife and daughter.

10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:05
CharactersPrisoner
PlotAbduction, Survival, Apocalypse, UFO
TimePost apocalypse
StyleWomens in main roles, Tense, Atmospheric, Unexpected ending

After getting in a car accident, a woman is held in a shelter with two men, who claim the outside world is affected by a widespread chemical attack.

Logan (2017)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:52
CharactersSuperhero, Mutant
PlotSuperpowers, Chase, Road adventures, Survival
PlaceUSA
TimeFuture
StyleIncredible, Exciting, Fascinating, Gloomy, Unexpected ending, Tense

In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hideout on the Mexican border. But Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces.

Fight Club (1999)
Mark9 (imdb: 8.8)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration02:11
PlotSplit personality, Fights without rules, Fight, Consciousness, Obsession
StyleWorth watching, By books, Interesting, Unexpected ending, Mind-altering, Expanding consciousness, Deep Meaning, Philosophical, For men, Depressive

A ticking-time-bomb insomniac and a slippery soap salesman channel primal male aggression into a shocking new form of therapy. Their concept catches on, with underground "fight clubs" forming in every town, until an eccentric gets in the way and ignites an out-of-control spiral toward oblivion.

The Heat (2013)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.6)
Genreaction, comedy, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:57
CharactersFBI, Police, Girlfriends, Special agents, Partners
PlotAbduction, Investigation, Chase
PlaceNew York, USA

Uptight and straight-laced, FBI Special Agent Sarah Ashburn is a methodical investigator with a reputation for excellence--and hyper-arrogance. Shannon Mullins, one of Boston P.D.'s "finest," is foul-mouthed and has a very short fuse, and uses her gut instinct and street smarts to catch the most elusive criminals. Neither has ever had a partner, or a friend for that matter. When these two wildly incompatible law officers join forces to bring down a ruthless drug lord, they become the last thing anyone expected: Buddies.

Unrequited (2010)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 4.8)
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:42
CharactersMothers
PlotLove, Abduction, Betrayal
PlaceUSA

UNREQUITED is a psychological thriller and tells the story of Ben Jacobs, a troubled young man who, on his 18th birthday, has to leave the group home for "troubled teens" where he has been living for the past several months and move back in with his alcoholic mother. Upon his return, Ben soon discovers that his girlfriend, Jessica Morgan, has moved on with her life and is now dating an older college guy. Desperate for love and unable to cope with losing Jessica, Ben's troubled past catches up with him as he kidnaps her in an attempt to regain her affection. Spiraling out of control and on a very dangerous path, Ben must ultimately decide whether to let her go, or hold on to the one person he loves, even if it means destroying them both in the process.

Black Swan (2010)
Mark8 (imdb: 8)
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:43
CharactersParents
PlotSplit personality, Fear, Obsession, Dreams
PlaceNew York, USA
StyleAtmospheric

A ballet dancer wins the lead in "Swan Lake" and is perfect for the role of the delicate White Swan - Princess Odette - but slowly loses her mind as she becomes more and more like Odile, the Black Swan.

The Avengers (2012)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 8)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:22
CharactersSuperhero, Partners, Aliens, Scientists, Heroes
PlotAlien invasion, Superpowers, Love, Intrigue
PlaceShips, Germany, India, USA
TimeFuture
StyleMarvel, Exciting

When an unexpected enemy emerges and threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. Spanning the globe, a daring recruitment effort begins!

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