Finally, the 1899 series made its official debut on Netflix and brought with it new amazing mysteries for lovers of the genre to break their heads. The work, by the way, was created by Baran bo Odar and Jantje Friese, a German duo who also gave life to the series Dark (2017 – 2020).
That is, if 1899 follows in the narrative footsteps of Dark, we will have a production full of secrets, curiosities and theories🇧🇷 Something thriller fans always look for when hunting for new movies and series to watch.
And, speaking of new things to watch, Minha Série created a list with productions similar to 1899 for you to know. All equally full of hairy mysteries that yield great interpretations. Check out!
1899: series and movies similar to the Netflix work
Launched in 2018 on NBC and created by Jeff Rake, Manifest has everything fans of investigative productions love: seemingly inexplicable mysteries, good characters and lots of knots to be tied.
The plot accompanies the passengers of Flight 828, who, after a strange phenomenon, believe they are dead. However, they end up returning to the normal world, which has aged 5 years.
From then on, the characters begin to hear voices and have visions, receiving calls that may be the key to the temporal mystery.
The cast of Manifest includes Melissa Roxburgh, Josh Dallas, JR Ramirez, Luna Blaise, Athena Karkanis, among others.
Where to watch: Netflix.
Under the Dome (series)
Launched in 2013, Under the Dome: Invisible Prison is directly inspired by the work of the same name by author Stephen King, published in 2009, and had 3 seasons on CBS.
The story is simple, but extremely intriguing: suddenly, a small town in New England finds itself surrounded by a gigantic transparent dome that isolates it from the rest of the world. Because? That’s the mystery that the characters and viewers have to solve.
The series was created by Brian K. Vaughan and featured Mike Vogel, Rachelle Lefevre, Alexander Koch, Colin Ford, Dean Norris and Mackenzie Lintz.
Where to watch: Globoplay
If absurd mysteries are what you’re looking for, Lost is the perfect series for you. Created by the trio JJ Abrams, Damon Lindelof and Jeffrey Lieber, the work had 6 seasons and made its debut in 2004.
In lost, we follow the drama of the surviving passengers of a plane crash, who fall on a mysterious unknown island. The apparently deserted place, however, has many secrets, which begin to be unraveled by the characters as they try to return to civilization.
Jorge Garcia, Josh Holloway, Evangeline Lilly, Terry O’Quinn, Naveen Andrews, Matthew Fox, Daniel Dae Kim and Michael Emerson are part of the main cast.
Where to watch: Globoplay and Star+
Triangle of Fear (film)
Now, a film with a premise very similar to the 1899, Triangle of Fear. The 2009 production, directed by Christopher Smith, features passengers on a vessel who, due to bad weather, need to take refuge on another ship. Sounds familiar?
However, on this other ship, apparently abandoned, something mysterious lurks and threatens the passengers. Now, it’s up to them to crack the case, while they need to defend themselves.
Liam Hemsworth, Melissa George, Michael Dorman, Henry Nixon and Rachael Carpani make up the cast of the feature.
Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video
Launched in 2022, Echoes is also a Netflix original production and was the talk of the year, betting on a plot filled with suspense and drama.
In the plot, Lina and Gina are identical twin sisters. Over the years, the two secretly switch places so that they can live each other’s lives. However, everything starts to go wrong when one of them disappears without explanation.
The main cast of echoes it has big names such as Michelle Monaghan, Matt Bomer, Karen Robinson and Ali Stroker.
Where to watch: Netflix
The OA (series)
Production of 2016, The OA only had two seasons, but still has a large legion of fans due to its engaging plot.
It all starts with the disappearance of the protagonist, Prairie, who, after 7 years without any news, reappears. The detail: she was blind and, when she returns, she can see normally.
When telling her story, no one believes her and, while many believe in a miracle, others think she is dangerous.
Where to watch: Netflix
Beyond the Edge (series)
One of the most prestigious series of 2022 on Amazon Prime Video, Além da Margem is a perfect option for those who enjoyed 1899thanks to its wacky and intriguing twists.
The narrative brings up the Abbott family, who must fight for their land while having to deal with a mysterious black hole that appears on their farm.
Expect lots of secrets, suspicious characters and hints of science fiction.
Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video.
Finally, we could not fail to mention Dark, a series by the same creators of 1899🇧🇷
Launched in 2017, dark had 3 seasons and featured a plot capable of surprising even the most informed, involving time travel, family dramas and great mysteries.
Not to drop spoilers, what can we say about Dark is this: nothing is what it seems to be. “The beginning is the end, the end is the beginning”.
Where to watch: Netflix.