Movies like You Were Never Really Here 2017

A traumatised veteran, unafraid of violence, tracks down missing girls for a living. When a job spins out of control, Joe's nightmares overtake him as a conspiracy is uncovered leading to what may be his death trip or his awakening.

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1 Isle Of Dogs 2018

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 pet.

Genres:

Adventure, Comedy, Animation

Director:

Wes Anderson

Writers:

Wes Anderson (story by), Roman Coppola (story by) | 3 more credits »

Countries:

Germany, United States of America
7.9

2 Blackkklansman 2018

Colorado Springs, late 1970s. Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer, and Flip Zimmerman, his Jewish colleague, run an undercover operation to infiltrate the Ku Klux Klan.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, History

Director:

Spike Lee

Country:

United States of America
7.5

3 Sorry To Bother You 2018

In an alternate present-day version of Oakland, black telemarketer Cassius Green discovers a magical key to professional success – which propels him into a macabre universe.

Genres:

Fantasy, Science Fiction, Comedy

Director:

Boots Riley

Writer:

Boots Riley

Country:

United States of America
6.9

4 The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs 2018

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.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Western

Directors:

Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

Country:

United States of America
7.3

5 Blindspotting 2018

Collin must make it through his final three days of probation for a chance at a new beginning. He and his troublemaking childhood best friend, Miles, work as movers, and when Collin witnesses a police shooting, the two men’s friendship is tested as they grapple with identity and their changed realities in the rapidly-gentrifying neighborhood they grew up in.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Country:

United States of America
7.4

6 The Death Of Stalin 2017

When tyrannical dictator Josef Stalin dies in 1953, his parasitic cronies square off in a frantic power struggle to become the next Soviet leader. Among the contenders are the dweebish Georgy Malenkov, the wily Nikita Khrushchev and Lavrenti Beria, the sadistic secret police chief.

Genres:

Comedy, History

Director:

Armando Iannucci

Countries:

Belgium, France, United Kingdom
7.2

7 First Man 2018

A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.

Genres:

History, Drama

Director:

Damien Chazelle

Writers:

Josh Singer (screenplay by), James R. Hansen (based on the book by)

Country:

United States of America
7.3

8 Bad Times At The El Royale 2018

Lake Tahoe, 1969. Seven strangers, each one with a secret to bury, meet at El Royale, a decadent motel with a dark past. In the course of a fateful night, everyone will have one last shot at redemption.

Genre:

Thriller

Director:

Drew Goddard

Writer:

Drew Goddard

Country:

United States of America
7.1

9 Velvet Buzzsaw 2019

Big money artists and mega-collectors pay a high price when art collides with commerce. After a series of paintings by an unknown artist are discovered, a supernatural force enacts revenge on those who have allowed their greed to get in the way of art.

Genres:

Thriller, Mystery, Horror

Director:

Dan Gilroy

Writer:

Dan Gilroy

Country:

United States of America
5.7

10 American Animals 2018

Lexington, Kentucky, 2004. Four young men attempt to execute one of the most audacious art heists in the history of the United States.

Genres:

Drama, Crime, Documentary

Director:

Bart Layton

Writers:

Bart Layton, Claudia Zie (adaptation)

Countries:

United States of America, United Kingdom
7

11 The Sisters Brothers 2018

Oregon, 1851. Hermann Kermit Warm, a chemist and aspiring gold prospector, keeps a profitable secret that the Commodore wants to know, so he sends the Sisters brothers, two notorious assassins, to capture him on his way to California.

Genres:

Comedy, Western

Director:

Jacques Audiard

Writers:

Jacques Audiard (screenplay by), Thomas Bidegain (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

United States of America, Belgium, France, Romania, Spain
7

12 Upgrade 2018

A brutal mugging leaves Grey Trace paralyzed in the hospital and his beloved wife dead. A billionaire inventor soon offers Trace a cure — an artificial intelligence implant called STEM that will enhance his body. Now able to walk, Grey finds that he also has superhuman strength and agility — skills he uses to seek revenge against the thugs who destroyed his life.

Genres:

Action, Thriller, Science Fiction, Horror

Director:

Leigh Whannell

Writer:

Leigh Whannell

Country:

Australia
7.5

13 Mandy 2018

The Shadow Mountains, 1983. Red and Mandy lead a loving and peaceful existence; but when their pine-scented haven is savagely destroyed, Red is catapulted into a phantasmagoric journey filled with bloody vengeance and laced with fire.

Genres:

Action, Thriller, Horror, Fantasy, Mystery

Directors:

Panos Cosmatos, Chris 'Casper' Kelly (as Casper Kelly)

Countries:

United States of America, Belgium
6.6

14 Good Time 2017

After a botched bank robbery lands his younger brother in prison, Connie Nikas embarks on a twisted odyssey through New York City's underworld to get his brother Nick out of jail.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Thriller

Country:

United States of America
7.4

15 A Ghost Story 2017

Recently deceased, a white-sheeted ghost returns to his suburban home to console his bereft wife, only to find that in his spectral state he has become unstuck in time, forced to watch passively as the life he knew and the woman he loves slowly slip away.

Genres:

Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Director:

David Lowery

Writer:

David Lowery

Country:

United States of America
6.8

16 First Reformed 2017

A pastor of a small church in upstate New York starts to spiral out of control after a soul-shaking encounter with an unstable environmental activist and his pregnant wife.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Paul Schrader

Writer:

Paul Schrader

Country:

United States of America
7.1

17 The Killing Of A Sacred Deer 2017

Dr. Steven Murphy is a renowned cardiovascular surgeon who presides over a spotless household with his wife and two children. Lurking at the margins of his idyllic suburban existence is Martin, a fatherless teen who insinuates himself into the doctor's life in gradually unsettling ways.

Genres:

Drama, Thriller, Mystery

Director:

Yorgos Lanthimos

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America, Ireland
7.1

18 Under The Silver Lake 2018

Young and disenchanted Sam meets a mysterious and beautiful woman who's swimming in his building's pool one night. When she suddenly vanishes the next morning, Sam embarks on a surreal quest across Los Angeles to decode the secret behind her disappearance, leading him into the murkiest depths of mystery, scandal and conspiracy.

Genres:

Drama, Mystery

Country:

United States of America
6.5

19 Phantom Thread 2017

Renowned British dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock comes across Alma, a young, strong-willed woman, who soon becomes a fixture in his life as his muse and lover.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Countries:

United States of America, United Kingdom
7.5

20 Annihilation 2018

A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition into a mysterious zone where the laws of nature don't apply.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Horror

Director:

Alex Garland

Writers:

Alex Garland (written for the screen by), Jeff VanderMeer (based on the novel by)

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
6.9

21 Suspiria 2018

A darkness swirls at the center of a world-renowned dance company, one that will engulf the troupe's artistic director, an ambitious young dancer and a grieving psychotherapist. Some will succumb to the nightmare, others will finally wake up.

Genres:

Horror, Fantasy

Director:

Luca Guadagnino

Writers:

Dario Argento (characters), Daria Nicolodi (characters) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

United States of America, Italy
6.8

22 Hereditary 2018

When Ellen, the matriarch of the Graham family, passes away, her daughter’s family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry.

Genres:

Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Ari Aster

Writer:

Ari Aster

Country:

United States of America
7.3

23 Widows 2018

A police shootout leaves four thieves dead during an explosive armed robbery attempt in Chicago. Their widows have nothing in common except a debt left behind by their spouses' criminal activities. Hoping to forge a future on their own terms, they join forces to pull off a heist.

Genres:

Crime, Thriller

Director:

Steve McQueen

Writers:

Gillian Flynn (screenplay by), Steve McQueen (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

United States of America, United Kingdom
6.9

24 Enemy 2013

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

Genres:

Thriller, Mystery

Director:

Denis Villeneuve

Writers:

José Saramago (novel), Javier Gullón

Countries:

Canada, Spain
6.9