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7 Must-See Movies Like The Stranger

October 31, 2022

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In October, Netflix released the 2022 thriller The Stranger – here are 7 similar movies you need to watch.

Written and Directed by Thomas M. Wrightthe australian slow motion thriller, the strangerlanded on netflix after receiving critical acclaim on the festival circuits. The story is based on one of Australia’s biggest sting operations to catch a man who nearly got away with killing a child. the strangerThe tale of two men who constantly lie to each other for different reasons is both chilling and empowering. If you love watching dark crime dramas, here are some titles similar to the stranger this may also interest you.

7 Movies Like The Stranger (2022) You Must See

The Departed (2006)

With a top-notch cast like Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, and Jack Nicholson, this film also centers on an undercover police operation. Directed by Martin Scorsese, The dead is a gripping take on two men tasked with infiltrating a dangerous Boston Irish gang.

Catch Me If You Can (2002)

This title is a bit less dark than the others on this list, but it’s also based on a compelling true story. Leonardo DiCaprio plays a very skilled con man who can impersonate a pilot, a doctor, and even a lawyer. As DiCaprio’s character races from one scam to another, an FBI agent, played by Tom Hanks, is determined to bring the forger to justice.

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My Son (2021)

My son is a mystery thriller created by French filmmaker Christian Carion, which centers on a father as he tries to find out what happened to his missing child. Much like The Stranger, this dark film also features a crime of which a child is the victim, but from a different angle. It also takes an interesting look into the mind of a father willing to do whatever it takes to save his child.

The Snowtown Murders (2011)

Also based on a true crime story, The Snowtown Murders is a dark slow burner on a series of murders that have rocked Australia. This smiley thriller tells the story of a teenager (Lucas Pittaway) who encounters an extremely misguided mob led by his mother’s new boyfriend (Daniel Henshall).

Mysterious Road (2013)

In this Australian crime thriller, Aaron Pedersen stars as an indigenous detective trying to solve the murder of a young girl in the Outbacks. Mystery Road premiered on the festival circuits in 2013 to wide critical acclaim.

Climb (2014)

Supposedly based on a true story, To go up is a crime drama about a young man who finds himself wrongfully accused of rape. He is forced to survive in a high security prison while struggling to prove his innocence.

The Brave (2007)

Jodie Foster stars in this gripping thriller about a woman who loses the love of her life in an attack. Frustrated by the incompetence of the police, she decides to take justice into her own hands and seek revenge on those who have wronged her.

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