Movies like Broken Vows 1987

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Broken Vows (1987)
 5.5
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Broken Vows (1987)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Father Joseph Hennessey visits the home of one of his parishioners to offer last rights,he becomes embroiled in a plot which ultimately shakes his faith to its very foundation. Intrigued by the dying man's mention of "Nim," and fascinated by the man's saintly demeanor, Father Joseph's curiosity is redoubled when a beautiful young woman enters his church to question the young priest about the deceased man. Father Joseph and the woman, whom he discovers to be the "Nim" in question, embark upon an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the man's death.
Plot: murder, gay, murder investigation, male female relationship, suicide attempt, self doubt, career change, art gallery, mass, catholic mass

Most similar movies to Broken Vows

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about murder, sex, erotica, male female relationship, female nudity, secret and deadly mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Broken Vows: As Good as Dead (1995), Pretty Poison (1996), Dead Man's Curve (1998), Victimized (2014), Indecent Behavior II (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
As Good as Dead (1995)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Susan switches identities with her new friend Nicole, so that Nicole can pay for her medical bills with Susan's insurance. Then Susan finds herself trapped in her new identity when Nicole ends up dead under questionable circumstances.
Plot: murder, pantyhose, female stockinged legs, black pantyhose, secret identity, secret, hospital, father, brother
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.7
 191
Pretty Poison (1996)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A clueless cheerleader falls for a mysterious young man who tells her he's a secret agent. But the truth is much simpler and darker.
Plot: murder, cheerleader
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Dead Man's Curve (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two roommates plan to kill a third to take advantage of college policy giving a 4.0 grade to a suicide's roommates.
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: college, murder, pregnancy, urban legend, party, suicide, psychopath, crimes, legends and myths, deadly, dishonesty, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 4.9
 28
Victimized (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Matt Miller has spent his entire life living in the shadows of his brother. He believes if his brother were to disappear then so would all his problems. So one deadly night Matt decides to take matters into his own hands.
Plot: murder, violence, revenge, gay, brother brother relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Indecent Behavior II (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Reporter Shoshona Reed is about to expose a number of people who have a lot to lose. Unfortunately, her cunning ways of getting stories by blackmailing people gets her killed...
Plot: murder, female nudity, erotica, sex, male nudity, sex in public, male female relationship, breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.8
 199
Deceptions (1990)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a wealthy socialite kills her husband, she claims self-defense. The cop assigned to the case is suspicious but becomes obsessed with the sensual young woman.
Plot: police, murder, duplicity, bikini, seduction, erotica, love, sex, socialite, femme fatale, investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.8
 3K
We Go On (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: WE GO ON tells the story of one man's quest to find out if there is more out there after we die. Paralyzed by his fear of dying, Miles Grissom offers a cash reward to the first person who can show him a ghost, an angel, a demon anything that ...
Plot: murder, supernatural power, fear of death, ghost, life after death, supernatural
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Blind Man's Bluff (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A blind professor is accused by the police of killing his neighbor and must clear his name by finding the murderer.
Plot: murder, neighbor, blindness, accident, suspect
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 304
Duel of Hearts (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lady Caroline Faye meets Lord Vane Brecon and is attracted to him. When she finds out that he is being accused of a murder he did not commit, she sets out to prove him innocent
Style: realistic, touching
Plot: murder, hidden identity, castle, deadly, family life, family relations, fall in love, love and romance, love affair, couples, dishonesty, false accusation ...
Time: 90s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.9
 180
Bright Hair (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A solitary schoolgirl, prone to sudden blackouts after she's stumbled into a murder scene, gets involved with her English teacher. Then, when his wife is also murdered, questions about what's real and what's made up start haunting her.
Plot: schoolgirl, murder, infatuation, love affair, insanity, extramarital affair, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
What We Did That Night (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ex-con Henry (Rick Schroder) returns to town after being released from prison and contacts his old college frat members about a murder that they committed years earlier. They have to return to move the body to a new location before it is ...
Plot: murder, revenge, friendship, prank, secret, ex convict, dark secret, corpse
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Jodi Arias: Dirty Little Secret (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: True story based on Jodi Arias, a seductive 28-year-old aspiring photographer found guilty of killing her former lover, Travis Alexander, who was found nude in his home shower with a slit throat, 27 additional stab wounds and a bullet to the head. ...
Plot: murder, true crime, stalker, church, undressing, shower, obsession, erotica, sex, dinner, trial, boxer shorts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.4
 992
Rollover (1981)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An Arab oil organization devises a plan to wreck the world economy in order to cause anarchy and chaos.
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, politics, arab, stock broker, political conspiracy, political unrest, amateur detective, government agency, political corruption, investigation, cons and scams, workplace intrigue ...
Time: 80s
Place: middle east, manhattan new york city, saudi arabia, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.7
 208
Killer Image (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Max Oliver learns his photographer brother has been killed, he suspects it was no random murder. And when he finds his brothers' last photos of a powerful senator and a prostitute, Max gets a clear picture of a deadly political cover-up. ...
Plot: photographer, senator, roller coaster, murder, brother brother relationship, erotica, political cover up, main character dies
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.3
 360
House Call (1994)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Roos Hartman is a young doctor who lives with her son in a large apartment complex. When a fellow tenant is brutally murdered, the police and Hartman's friends suspect her mysterious neighbour, Eric Coenen. As she becomes romantically involved ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, seaside, police detective, female nudity, sex, erotica, female masturbation, serial killer, summer, bathtub, doctor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Paranormal Adoption (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A couple loses their only child in an accident and subsequently unknowingly adopts an innocent looking little girl with paranormal powers that she uses to fulfill her twisted desires.
Plot: funeral, murder, paranormal activity, adoption, swimming pool, psychopath
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Scream of the Butterfly (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A beautiful woman marries a rich man for his money, then embarks on an affair and plans to use her boyfriend to help murder her husband.
Plot: adultery, murder, bisexual, bubble bath, flashback, sex, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Dama de Noche (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Bruno, a novelist with no luck goes to call for help from his love always sofia, who is in Veracruz desolate without knowing what to do with the corpse of her boyfriend who died because of a heart attack while they made love
Plot: embalming, vacation, affair, cover up, disposing of a dead body, older man younger woman relationship, death of husband, doomed love, male female relationship, novelist, husband wife relationship, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 6.7
 3K
Too Late (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Explores the tangled relationship between a troubled private investigator and the missing woman he's hired to help find.
Plot: strip club, murder, missing woman, neo-noir, private investigator, labia, breasts, neo noir, stripper, cigarette smoking, private detective, pistol ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Love and Death in the Garden of the Gods (1972)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A German ornithologist casually discovers some old tapes on which a psychologist has recorded the mysterious doings happened into those isolated walls. So he learns about a gloomy story of incestuous loves and trivial betrayals that will lead to a ...
Style: psychological
Plot: psychologist, incest, murder, betrayal, love, whodunit, secret, professor, incestuous desire, audio tape, jealousy, suicide ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Dark Side of Genius (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Julian Jons is a talented but troubled young artist. He has just been released from an asylum, where he has spent the last seven years for the murder of Anna, his girlfriend/model. Attempting to start painting again, he is pursued by journalist ...
Plot: art collector, art, older man younger woman relationship, roommate, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, model, falling in love, male female relationship, art critic, murder, artist, erotica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.2
 421
Deceptions (1985)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Twin sisters trade places with unexpected results.
Plot: romance, twin sister, twins, sister, housewife, female stockinged legs, murder, yacht, library, mistaken identity, dual role
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.4
 59
Unstable (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Friends become enemies after one of them is accused of committing a hate crime against a gay teenager during a weekend camping trip.
Plot: bigotry, murder, friend, loyalty, gay, homosexual, hate crime
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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An Amish Murder (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In "An Amish Murder", the peaceful Amish farming community of Painter’s Mill, Ohio, is shattered when a series of brutal murders leaves the town with a sense of frailty and loss of innocence. Among the most affected by the tragedy was ...
Style: mind bending, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: amish, murder, mystery, deadly, innocence lost, religions or cults, society, crimes, witnessing a crime, law enforcement, police investigation, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.9
 280
Parallel Lives (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A college reunion turns into a tangled web of passion, romance and intrigue as old friends and enemies catch up with each other's lives. Includes a long list of stars.
Style: offbeat
Plot: reunion, class reunion, secret, fraternity, weekend, senator, hustler, old friend, lingerie, fight, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Sin by Murder (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the night of their tenth anniversary, corporate lawyer Michael Barnes' wife is brutally murdered. Labelled the prime suspect by Detectives Jack Burns and Amy Cobb, Barnes must try to clear his name before it's too late... Along the way, ...
Plot: necklace, telephone call, lawyer, murder, bare breasts, tattoo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 749
Sister, Sister (1987)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A congressional aide (Eric Stoltz) explores an old Louisiana mansion two kooky sisters (Jennifer Jason Leigh, Judith Ivey) run as a guest house.
Style: serious, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, gothic
Plot: murder, ghost, psychopath, swamp, siblings relations, supernatural, investigation, confined, mystery, who done it, crimes, uncover truth ...
Time: 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
No Night Is Too Long (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Young Tim Cornish's life has begun with great promise. Blessed with extraordinary good looks, Tim enjoyed much attention and cared little of broken hearts. At University he was a favored student in a prestigious creative writing course, but a ...
Style: sexual, realistic, serious
Plot: gay, murder, betrayal, obsession, gays and lesbians, lgbt, opera, love affair, university, college, redemption, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.3
 380
Tipping Point (2007)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A medical student is desperate to solve a murder to prove that she's not having a psychological breakdown, as her family and friends believe her to be.
Plot: schizophrenia, murder, destiny, brain tumor, medical student
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Manhattan Undying (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A vampire seeks out an artist to paint her a portrait so that she can see her image for the first time.
Style: gothic
Plot: bare breasts, artist, drugs, murder, portrait, cocaine, vampire, investigation, lung cancer, painter, villainess, autopsy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%