Tags: movies similar to The Beguiled (2017) - full list
|Genre||drama, military, history|
|Characters||Military, Soldier, Fathers, Mothers|
|Plot||War, Survival, Adventure, Relationship, Weapon|
|Place||School, Jungle, Africa|
|Style||Action, Atmospheric, Heavy, Tense, Depressive|
A drama based on the experiences of Agu, a child soldier fighting in the civil war of an unnamed African country. Follows the journey of a young boy, Agu, who is forced to join a group of soldiers in a fictional West African country. While Agu fears his commander and many of the men around him, his fledgling childhood has been brutally shattered by the war raging through his country, and he is at first torn between conflicting revulsion and fascination Depicts the mechanics of war and does not shy away from explicit, visceral detail, and paints a complex, difficult picture of Agu as a child soldier.
|Characters||Serial killers, Teachers|
|Plot||Love, Dancing, Cars, Jealousy, Fear|
|Style||Exciting, Fascinating, Serious, Disturbing|
A horror-thriller centered on a woman living with "face-blindness" after surviving a serial killer's attack. As she lives with her condition, one in which facial features change each time she loses sight of them, the killer closes in.
|Genre||melodrama, drama, biography|
|Characters||Horses, Artists, Models, Photographers, Artists|
|Plot||Love, On real events, Dancing, Passion, Obsession|
|Style||Exciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense, Touching|
Auguste Rodin (1840-1917), man of the people, autodidact and revolutionary sculptor - the most brilliant of his era. At 42, Rodin meets Camille Claudel, a young woman desperate to become his assistant. He quickly acknowledges her as his most able pupil, and treats her as an equal in matters of creation.
|Genre||action, thriller, drama, adventure, western|
|Characters||Horses, Killers, Cowboys, Criminals, Hunters|
|Plot||Bank robbery, Hostage, Weapon, Religious, Seduction|
|Place||Wild West, Texas, Mexico|
|Style||Exciting, Twisted plot, Fascinating, Tense, For men|
A gang of cold-blooded outlaws narrowly escapes a blood-soaked bank robbery in a grimy frontier town. With a notorious bounty hunter hot on their trail, these nefarious criminals desperately need a place to hide out before night falls. Fate brings them to the home of the Tildons, a seemingly innocent family with two feisty daughters. As the men settle in, an impetuous game of cat and mouse plays out during the cold, black night. Come morning, nothing will ever be the same.
|Country||Slovakia, Czech Republic|
|Characters||Teachers, Scientists, Trainers, Judge, Taxi drivers|
|Plot||Love, On real events, Ballet, Weapon, Jealousy|
|Style||Action, Soulful, Fascinating, Tense, Touching|
The principal of an elementary school calls a special parents meeting after it’s alleged that the seemingly empathetic and kindly-looking teacher Mrs. Drazděchová uses her students to manipulate their parents.
|Genre||thriller, drama, military|
|Style||Atmospheric, Tense, Serious, Disturbing|
Offbeat Civil War drama in which a wounded Yankee soldier, after finding refuge in an isolated girls' school in the South towards the end of the war, becomes the object of the young women's sexual fantasies. The soldier manipulates the situation for his own gratification, but when he refuses to completely comply with the girls' wishes, they make it very difficult for him to leave.
|Genre||thriller, melodrama, drama, detective|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Dogs, Horses, Gay, Lawyers, Orphans|
|Plot||Love, Money, Obsession, Friendship, Death|
|Place||Italy, Kitchen, Beach|
|Style||Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing|
A young Englishman plots revenge against his mysterious, beautiful cousin, believing that she murdered his guardian. But his feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under the beguiling spell of her charms.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime, detective, biography|
|Characters||Lesbians, Gay, Lawyers, Photographers, Sisters|
|Plot||On real events, Money, Investigation, Friendship, Death|
|Place||Prison, Trains, Court|
|Style||Action, Fascinating, Tense|
Massachusetts, 1892. An unmarried woman of 32 and a social outcast, Lizzie lives a claustrophobic life under her father's cold and domineering control. When Bridget Sullivan, a young maid, comes to work for the family, Lizzie finds a sympathetic, kindred spirit, and a secret intimacy soon blossoms into a wicked plan.
|Genre||thriller, drama, biography|
|Characters||Dogs, Teens, Serial killers, Students, Lawyers|
|Plot||On real events, Dancing, UFO, Friendship, Weapon|
|Style||To cry, Fascinating|
Jeffrey Dahmer struggles with a difficult family life as a young boy. During his teenage years he slowly transforms, edging closer to the serial killer he becomes.
|Place||Sea, Beach, Australia|
|Style||Action, Fascinating, Tense, Makes me think|
In 1825, Claire, a 21-year-old Irish convict, chases a British soldier through the rugged Tasmanian wilderness, bent on revenge for a terrible act of violence he committed against her family. She enlists the services of an Aboriginal tracker who is also marked by trauma from his own violence-filled past.
|Genre||action, thriller, drama, military, sport|
|Country||United Kingdom, China, USA|
|Characters||Dogs, Teens, Gods, Special Forces, Military|
|Plot||War, Dancing, Soccer, Fight, American Football|
|Place||School, Iraq, Deserts, Hotels, USA|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Action, Patriotic, Makes me think, Depressive|
19-year-old Billy Lynn is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks the film shows what really happened to his squad - contrasting the realities of war with America's perceptions.
|Genre||horror, fantastic, fantastic, thriller, thriller, drama, drama|
|Country||USA, Germany, Canada, France|
|Place||Bunker, New York|
|Style||Action, Tense, Depressive, Serious|
Survivors of a nuclear attack are grouped together for days in the basement of their apartment building, where fear and dwindling supplies wear away at their dynamic.
|Genre||drama, military, biography, history|
|Characters||Hired assassins, Slaves, Photographers, Soldier|
|Plot||On real events, Slavery, Obsession, Conspiracies|
|Style||Exciting, Action, By books, Fascinating, Serious|
April 14, 1865. One gunshot. One assassin hell-bent on killing a tyrant, as he charged the 16th President of the United States. And in one moment, our nation was forever changed. This is the most dramatic and resonant crime in American history: the true story of the killing of Abraham Lincoln. From Executive Producers Ridley Scott and Tony Scott, and narrated by Tom Hanks, National Geographic Channel's first ever docudrama, Killing Lincoln, based on the New York Times bestseller, combines re-creations with historical insight in a thrilling chronicle of the final days of President Lincoln and his assassin, John Wilkes Booth.
|Genre||action, thriller, drama, military|
|Characters||Snipers, Killers, Soldier|
|Plot||Death, Marine Corps, Cheating|
|Place||Iraq, Deserts, Helicopters|
|Style||Action, Heavy, Tense, Serious, For men|
An American sniper and his spotter engage in a deadly cat-and-mouse game with an Iraqi sniper.
|Style||Action, Heavy, Vital signs, Tense, Disturbing|
In post-World War II America, a woman, rebuilding her life in the suburbs with her husband, kidnaps her neighbor and seeks vengeance for the heinous war crimes she believes he committed against her.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime, detective|
|Characters||Dogs, Horses, Gangsters, Angels, Soldier|
|Plot||Investigation, Mystery, Supernatural, Religious, Birthday|
|Place||Iraq, Metro, USA, New York|
|Style||Action, Twisted plot, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing|
After witnessing a miracle, a young Latina woman experiences strange things as a police detective searches for the truth behind his partner's death.
|Genre||horror, thriller, melodrama, drama, crime, detective|
|Characters||Hackers, Cats, Architects|
|Plot||Love, Dancing, Revenge, Cars, Relationship|
|Place||Party, USA, Office, Night Clubs, Los Angeles|
|Style||Psychological problems, Action, Serious, Disturbing|
After a painful breakup, Leah seems to meet the perfect guy. But she soon discovers his violent side that disrupts her life.
|Genre||drama, biography, history|
|Characters||Dogs, Horses, Heroes, Singers|
|Plot||On real events, Slavery, Weapon, Chase, Freedom|
|Place||Cemetery, New York|
|Style||Exciting, Psychological problems, Action, Makes me think|
The extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes. Her courage, ingenuity and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history.
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama, musical, western, detective|
|Characters||Dogs, Horses, Cowboys, Indians, Angels|
|Plot||Dancing, Bank robbery, Gambling, Money, Weapon|
|Place||Wild West, USA, Small cities|
|Style||Light, Fascinating, Tense, Fancy, Not for everyone|
Vignettes weaving together the stories of six individuals in the old West at the end of the Civil War. Following the tales of a sharp-shooting songster, a wannabe bank robber, two weary traveling performers, a lone gold prospector, a woman traveling the West to an uncertain future, and a motley crew of strangers undertaking a carriage ride.
|Genre||comedy, drama, crime|
|Characters||Dogs, Teens, Teachers, Fathers, Girlfriends|
|Plot||Dancing, Revenge, Money, Friendship, Computers|
|Place||Prison, Mexico, USA, Casino|
|Style||Tense, Explicit scenes, Touching|
Rebellious, quick-witted Erica Vandross is a 17-year-old firecracker living with her single mom, Laurie, and her mom's new boyfriend, Bob, in L.A.'s San Fernando Valley. When Bob's mentally unbalanced son, Luke, arrives from rehab to live with the family, Erica finds her domestic and personal life overwhelmed. With Luke and her sidekicks Kala and Claudine in tow, Erica acts out by exposing a high school teacher's dark secret.
|Genre||thriller, melodrama, drama, detective|
|Country||France, Mexico, USA|
|Plot||Love, Passion, Obsession, Seduction, Fate|
|Style||Exciting, Atmospheric, Tense, Explicit scenes|
A young man is plunged into a life of subterfuge, deceit and mistaken identity in pursuit of a femme fatale whose heart is never quite within his grasp
|Genre||comedy, drama, western|
|Characters||Horses, Indians, Wolves, Cats, Bartenders|
|Plot||Love, Survival, Dancing, Money, Friendship|
|Place||Wild West, Mountains, Forest, Beach, Hotels|
|Style||Exciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense, Black humor|
The Wild West, circa 1870. Samuel Alabaster, an affluent pioneer, ventures across the American frontier to marry the love of his life, Penelope. As his group traverses the west, the once-simple journey grows treacherous, blurring the lines between hero, villain and damsel.
|Genre||action, thriller, drama, military, biography|
|Country||Spain, USA, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Special Forces, Heroes, Military, Soldier|
|Plot||On real events, Skirmishes, Death, Cheating, Rivalry|
|Style||Exciting, Action, Heavy, Tense, Serious|
When Andrew Briggman—a young soldier in the US invasion of Afghanistan—witnesses other recruits killing innocent civilians under the direction of a sadistic Sergeant, he considers reporting them to higher-ups. However, the heavily-armed and increasingly-violent platoon becomes suspicious that someone in their ranks has turned on them, and Andrew begins to fear that he'll be the next target.
|Genre||action, western, military, history|
|Characters||Spy, Indians, Soldier|
|Plot||Survival, Skirmishes, Fight, Friendship, Mystery|
|Place||Caves, Forest, New York|
|Time||Future, 19th century|
|Style||Exciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense|
A young Mohawk woman and her two lovers battle a squad of American soldiers hell-bent on revenge.
|Characters||Horses, Indians, Cowboys, Military, Soldier|
|Plot||Travel, Skirmishes, Death, Weapon, Hatred|
|Place||Wild West, Trains, Mountains, USA|
|Style||Action, Heavy, Tense|
A legendary Native American-hating Army captain nearing retirement in 1892 is given one last assignment: to escort a Cheyenne chief and his family through dangerous territory back to his Montana reservation.
|Genre||thriller, drama, military, biography, history|
|Characters||Journalists, Soldier, Reporters|
|Plot||On real events, Investigation, Weapon, Political, Conspiracies|
|Place||Iraq, Party, USA, Office|
|Style||Action, Tense, For men, Disturbing|
A group of journalists covering George Bush's planned invasion of Iraq in 2003 are skeptical of the presidents claim that Saddam Hussein has "weapons of mass destruction."
|Genre||thriller, drama, western|
|Characters||Horses, Snipers, Teachers, Students, Criminals|
|Plot||Investigation, Death, Water, False accusations|
|Place||School, Deserts, USA, Small cities|
|Style||Action, Serious, Disturbing|
After crossing the border illegally for work, Miguel, a hard-working father and devoted husband, finds himself wrongfully accused of murdering a former sheriff’s wife. After learning of his imprisonment, Miguel’s pregnant wife tries to come to his aid and lands in the hands of corrupt coyotes who hold her for ransom. Dissatisfied with the police department’s investigation, the former sheriff tries to uncover the truth about his wife’s death and discovers disturbing evidence that will destroy one family’s future, or tear another’s apart.
|Genre||drama, adventure, western|
|Characters||Serial killers, Hunters, Orphans|
|Plot||Survival, Revenge, Slavery, Death, Pursuit|
|Style||Action, Fascinating, Tense, Gloomy, Serious|
On the outskirts of the Civil War, a boy is sent north by a bounty hunter gang to retrieve a wanted man.
|Genre||action, thriller, drama, adventure, crime, military|
|Country||France, Belgium, Germany, USA, Malta, Croatia, Netherlands|
|Characters||Snipers, Gangsters, Special Forces, Strong women, Military|
|Plot||Robbery, Skirmishes, Death, Water, Flooding|
|Place||Aircraft, Lake, Serbia|
|Time||World War II|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Exciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense|
In the midst of the Balkan wars, a squad of Navy SEALs attempts to unravel a long-forgotten mystery after discovering an enormous treasure trove hidden at the bottom of a lake in Serbia.
|Genre||action, thriller, melodrama, drama, military, biography, history|
|Country||Czech Republic, United Kingdom, USA, France|
|Characters||Dogs, Teens, Firefighters, Teachers, Strong women|
|Plot||Love, On real events, Friendship, Death, Chase|
|Time||New Year, World War II|
In December 1941, Czech soldier Jozef Gabčík and Jan Kubiš parachute into their occupied homeland to assassinate Nazi officer Reinhard Heydrich