Movies like Cold Sweat 1993

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Cold Sweat (1993)
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Cold Sweat (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mark Cahill is a good family man with a loving wife and two wonderful children. Mark also happens to be a hit man who is haunted by his last victim, a blonde, who keeps appearing in his bedroom at the worst of times. His life becomes even more complicated when he becomes caught up in the schemes of two business partners, one of the partner's spouse and her boyfriend(s).
Style: tense, serious, realistic, surprise ending, cult film
Plot: ghost, hitman, murder, femme fatale, gangsters, politics, soldier, crimes, couples, infidelity, assassination, dishonesty, cons and scams, computers and web, sex, fight, cheating wife, female nudity, sex scene, blonde, cemetery, male nudity, adultery, elevator, double life ...
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to Cold Sweat

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and sexy films with plots about dishonesty, couples, murder, crimes, deadly, female nudity and sex mostly in Thriller, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Cold Sweat: Scorned (1993), Lonely Hearts (1991), Powerplay (1999), Deadly Betrayal (2003), Blown Away (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Scorned (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A vengeful widow is out to seduce the relatives of the man she blames for her husband's death.
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, surprise ending, tense ...
Plot: seduction, sexual relations, femme fatale, psychopath, manipulation, widow, family problems, crimes, dangerous attraction, vengeance, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
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Lonely Hearts (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Alma, a lonely woman, falls for the conman who steals her money after seducing her. Frank doesn't want Alma around him, but he cannot do anything about the situation in case she goes to the police. Hot on the trail of the two is a female ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful
Plot: obsession, murder, police detective, couples, private detective, femme fatale, law enforcement, police investigation, track down, dishonesty, investigation, crimes ...
Time: 90s
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100%
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Powerplay (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A woman survives by coming onto wealthy single men, and taking them for everything they are worth, sometimes killing. She proceeds to her next target - another wealthy man who has a daughter whom he mistreats. She tries to marry him but he dies ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, tense, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: femme fatale, vengeance, crime gone awry, rivalry, betrayal, cons and scams, crimes, parents and children, sexual relations, couples, dishonesty, who done it ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Body Chemistry 4: Full Exposure (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: TV producer CLAIR ARCHER, charged with the murder of her co-producer, hires top attorney Simon Mitchell to defend her. Though happily married, Simon falls for Clair's seductive wiles and then, in the middle of the trial and the torrid affair, ...
Style: cult film
Plot: eroticism, sex scene, videotaping, oral sex, blackmail, videotaped sex, affair, foreplay, court, adultery, blonde, framed for murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Deadly Betrayal (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: International reporter Jeff Randal spends half of his time abroad. His wife Donna feels neglected. When their preteen daughter Melinda's hunky teacher Adam Hamilton notices, Donna becomes his hot lover, to her Boston bookstore employer and ...
Style: tense, sexy, suspenseful, erotic, serious ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, love affair, couples, murder, crimes, love and romance, betrayal, stalking, dangerous attraction, sex, cheating wife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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64%
 5.1
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Blown Away (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After her mother is killed by a car bomb, a 17-year-old girl lives a reckless and decadent lifestyle. She begins having sex with a boy who works at a local ski resort. He falls in love, and she tells him of her suspicions that her strict father was ...
Style: erotic, sexy, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, bomb, motorcycle, horse riding, teenage girl, siblings relations, couples, dishonesty, crimes, betrayal, femme fatale, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
I Like to Play Games Too (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An advertising agent (Maria Ford) comes up against a client (Bobby Johnston) she is unable to manipulate through her seduction games.
Style: sexy, erotic, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: voyeurism, femme fatale, power relations, couples, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, manipulation, crimes, romance, rivalry, dishonesty, coworker relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.1
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Exit in Red (1996)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ed Altman is a psychiatrist who relocates to Palm Springs, Calif., in order to avoid a lawsuit. However, he happens to wander directly into more trouble when he begins an affair with the rich and beautiful Ally Mercer (Annabel Schofield), who has ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, sexy ...
Plot: psychiatrist, murder, love affair, power relations, betrayal, extramarital affair, sexuality, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect, femme fatale, infidelity, frame up ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Night Eyes Three (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A security guard falls for a famous TV actress he is hired to protect while dealing with mobsters who want his hide for some sour business deal.
Style: sexy, erotic, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: security guard, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, psychopath, investigation, romance, dishonesty, witnessing a crime, crimes, stalking, love and romance, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Mortal Passions (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A scheming woman (Krista Errickson) seeks to kill her husband to collect the insurance money, and is willing to seduce anyone she can to do it - including her husband's brother.
Style: neo noir, sexy, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, manipulation, dishonesty, femme fatale, inheritance, graphic violence, family problems, couples, power relations, cons and scams, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Purgatory Flats (2003)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Driving drunk, Thomas Reed causes a car crash, fatal for his wife, and gets jailed for 5 years. Yet he feels like punishing himself afterward by moving to Californian small town Purgatory Flats, where he works as a humble barman. Suddenly he ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: infidelity, murder, investigation, betrayal, life is a bitch, dangerous attraction, cons and scams, couples, crimes, protagonist as suspect, drug dealing, femme fatale ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 721
Killer (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This lyrical, modern-day film noir finds cynical hit man Mick (Anthony LaPaglia) tiring of his job and asking his boss, mob kingpin George (Peter Boyle), for time off. George gives him the assignment of his life, however, prompting Mick's ...
Style: neo noir, sexy, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: hitman, obsession, gangsters, femme fatale, assassination, uninhibited rivalry, romance, criminal heroes, witnessing a crime, prostitute, on the run, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.2
 619
In Her Defense (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In Her Defense is a 1998 thriller directed by Sidney J. Furie. Lawyer Andrew Garfield begins having an affair with a deaf woman, played by Marlee Matlin, when one day her husband catches them. Andrew Garfield then kills him. From then on in the ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, sexual, suspenseful
Plot: murder, infidelity, power relations, couples, romance, mute or deaf, dishonesty, crimes, dedicated lawyer, legal, legal action, frame up ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Cold Heart Canyon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In L.A.'s Laurel Canyon, Karen has a dream that her sister Heather is in danger, but Heather seems safe enough, having just moved to a remote spur of the canyon to distance herself from her ex-husband. She's a writer, and she's soon ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, erotic, light ...
Plot: love and romance, estrangement, infidelity, missing person, crimes, couple relations, dishonesty, murder, sister sister relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.7
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Heart of Stone (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A beautiful woman doesn't know if the killer is her lover ... or her husband ... or someone else!
Style: sexy, erotic, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, dangerous attraction, mysterious character, love affair, obsession, who done it, manipulation, mind game, power relations, couples, murder, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.2
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Forever Mine (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A hotel cabana boy falls for the wife of a powerful politico. But when she confesses to the affair, her husband determines to end it forever.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: betrayal, love triangle, haunted by the past, love affair, couple relations, hidden identity, dishonesty, unfulfillment, crimes, lovers reunited, infidelity, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, new york, usa, miami
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Often (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Ricky (Emraan Hashmi) is a leading fashion photographer, who carries his heart on his sleeve. He's an absolute womanizer. The film begins with Ricky getting a call from Sheena (Udita Goswami), who asks him to meet her in a gym. Once there, the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, police investigation, love triangle, love affair, manipulation, infidelity, crimes, dishonesty, couples, romance, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.4
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Body Heat (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the midst of a searing Florida heat wave, a woman convinces her lover, a small-town lawyer, to murder her rich husband.
Style: sexy, sexual, neo noir, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, adultery, betrayal, lust, small town, crimes, crimes of passion, dangerous attraction, protagonist as suspect, nudity (full frontal - brief), obsession ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Body of Evidence (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sizzingly sexy Madonna leads a star-filled cast in this erotic thriller as a woman accused of killing a wealthy, elderly man through her insatiable sexual prowess.
Style: erotic, serious, rough, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, infidelity, seduction, femme fatale, dedicated lawyer, crimes, manipulation, power relations, protagonist as suspect, legal investigation, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 14K
Final Analysis (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Barr is a psychiatrist who falls in love with the sister of one of his clients. She's beautiful and married to a gangster. She hates her husband but is unable to escape from him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, sexy, neo noir ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: extramarital affair, psychiatrist, murder, gangsters, betrayal, family problems, love triangle, lust, femme fatale, infidelity, manipulation, mystery ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Never Talk to Strangers (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sarah Taylor, a police psychologist, meets a mysterious and seductive young man, Tony Ramirez, and falls in love with him. As a cause of this relationship, she changes her personality when she begins to receive anonymous telephone calls.
Style: erotic, surprise ending, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, sex scene, obsession, split personality, woman in danger, stalking, love, dangerous attraction, criminal psychologist, crimes, dishonesty, sexuality ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, puerto rico, san francisco
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34%
Trois 2: Pandora's Box (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Stuck in a dull marriage, successful shrink Mia DuBois follows a patient's advice and exposes her wild side at a private underground club, where she meets a handsome stranger and begins an affair that may cost her more than just her husband.
Style: tense, sexy, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, nightclub, manipulation, love affair, who done it, dangerous attraction, crimes, femme fatale, mysterious character, love and romance, cheating wife ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.7
 88K
Unfaithful (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Connie is a wife and mother whose 11-year marriage to Edward has lost its sexual spark. When Connie literally runs into handsome book collector Paul, he sweeps her into an all-consuming affair. But Edward soon becomes suspicious and decides to ...
Style: sexy, sexual, suspenseful, erotic, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, adultery, husband wife relationship, older woman younger man relationship, cheating wife, dangerous attraction, hot and sexy, sexual obsession, extramarital affair, cuckold, crimes of passion, fatal attraction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, turkey, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Crimes of Passion (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Joanna Crane lives a double life. During the day she works as fashion designer but during the night she is the high class prostitute China Blue. As she is accused for industrial spying, Bobby Grady is hired to shadow her. However, they fall in love. ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, erotic, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, forbidden love, stalking, s&m, double life, preacher, role playing, obsession, destructive relationship, lifestyle, femme fatale, strong sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.0
 704
Water's Edge (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Robert wanted an escape from the big city. He thought a small town by the water's edge would give him a new start. He couldn't have been more wrong. This little town has dirty secrets, and Robert just found the worst of them...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: femme fatale, small town, uncover truth, investigation, dishonesty, life is a bitch, political corruption, murder, betrayal, husband wife relationship, town mayor, couples ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.5
 4K
Murder (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Simran and Sudhir Saigal have been married for several years, and are settled in Bangkok, Thailand. They live a fairly harmonious but busy lives, and have a child, a son. When Sudhir returns unexpectedly, he finds his wife is having an affair with ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, mind bending, sexy ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, private detective, crimes of passion, dishonesty, investigation, love and romance, couples, adultery, lovers reunited, betrayal, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Chinese Torture Chamber Story (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Hong Kong "Category 3" (exploitation) classic set during the Sung Dynasty, as a corrupt magistrate subjects a lovely, innocent young bride to inconceivable physical punishments after "convicting" her of killing her husband (by ...
Style: serious, rough, stylized, sexy, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, ghost, haunted by the past, couples, crimes, dishonesty, femme fatale, woman in danger, martial arts, infidelity, vengeance, legal investigation ...
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.2
 717
Out of Season (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Romania, UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a young drifter is forced to stay the winter in a small seaside town, he inadvertently becomes the catalyst for deceit, double crossings and murder amongst the locals.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, hitman, hidden identity, femme fatale, crime gone awry, manipulation, dangerous attraction, couples, mystery, law enforcement, police investigation, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.7
 689
Say Nothing (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Housewife Grace Needham (Nastassja Kinski) has a one-night stand with Julian Grant (William Baldwin), who then becomes obsessed with sinking her marriage to husband Matt (Hart Bochner). The twist here is that Julian is a millionaire global ...
Style: sexy, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: stalker, dangerous attraction, manipulation, obsession, love affair, femme fatale, infidelity, dysfunctional family, murder, sexual relations, family problems, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.7
 802
Tick Tock (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Stunning trophy wife Rachel Avery is stuck in a cold, loveless marriage with her millionaire husband, Holden. So when Holden goes away on a trip, Rachel hooks up with her close friend Carla, and the two hatch a plan to murder Holden and collect on ...
Style: erotic, rough, tense, sexy, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, private detective, betrayal, power relations, couples, infidelity, femme fatale, sex, blackmail, cons and scams, who done it, legal ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%