Movies like Cold Sweat

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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, erotic thriller, gangsters, crimes, politics, soldier, crime, infidelity, computers and web, danger, couples, dishonesty, deadly, assassination, cons and scams, female director, sex, fight, blonde, female nudity, sex scene, cemetery ...
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 sexual films with plots about dishonesty, crimes, murder, couples, deadly, femme fatale and infidelity mostly in Thriller, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Cold Sweat: Scorned (1993), Powerplay (1999), Deadly Betrayal (2003), Blown Away (1993), Lonely Hearts (1991). 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, surprise ending, tense, suspense ...
Plot: seduction, femme fatale, sexual relations, psychopath, manipulation, widow, dangerous attraction, family problems, crimes, danger, vengeance, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
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100%
 5.0
 293
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: suspenseful, realistic, sexual, serious, tense ...
Plot: femme fatale, crimes, vengeance, manipulation, sexual relations, couples, crime gone awry, cons and scams, who done it, deadly, rivalry, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, nipples, black bra, manipulation, femme fatale, framed for murder, break in, foreplay, breasts, shotgun, trial, blackmail ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, realistic ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, dangerous attraction, love affair, danger, crimes, love and romance, betrayal, couples, murder, stalking, sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 5.2
 4K
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, serious, realistic, sexy, tense ...
Plot: murder, bomb, horse riding, violence, motorcycle, explosion, porsche, teenage girl, siblings relations, couples, crimes, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, obsession, investigation, dishonesty, manipulations, deadly, crimes, forgery, police investigation, private detective, femme fatale, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.3
 532
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, tense, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: murder, psychiatrist, power relations, love affair, betrayal, extramarital affair, sexuality, infidelity, frame up, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: suspenseful, sexual, realistic, serious, erotic ...
Plot: security guard, fall in love, voyeurism, kidnapping, strong sexual content, couples, psychopath, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, deadly, romance, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.1
 655
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: sexy, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: hitman, neo noir, obsession, gangsters, femme fatale, assassination, witnessing a crime, dishonesty, deadly, criminal heroes, prostitute, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: infidelity, investigation, betrayal, life is a bitch, murder, deadly, dishonesty, drug dealing, couples, cons and scams, uncover truth, femme fatale ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: serious, sexy, realistic, erotic, light ...
Plot: love and romance, danger, crimes, estrangement, infidelity, missing person, dishonesty, couple relations, deadly, murder, sister sister relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: suspenseful, sexual, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: dishonesty, manipulation, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, neo noir, femme fatale, inheritance, power relations, family problems, graphic violence, couples, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: erotic, serious, realistic, sexy, tense ...
Plot: femme fatale, voyeurism, power relations, manipulations, deadly, couples, manipulation, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, crimes, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: sexual, suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: murder, infidelity, couples, power relations, dedicated lawyer, legal action, mute or deaf, deadly, romance, legal, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.8
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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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, femme fatale, love triangle, love affair, manipulation, couples, crimes, infidelity, romance, dishonesty, estate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.3
 2K
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, realistic, serious ...
Plot: betrayal, love affair, haunted by the past, couple relations, love triangle, crime, unfulfillment, deadly, crimes, hidden identity, dishonesty, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, new york, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, rough, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, crime, infidelity, seduction, femme fatale, dedicated lawyer, crimes, manipulation, power relations, dangerous attraction, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.8
 653
Tick Tock (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 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: rough, erotic, tense, sexy, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, private detective, betrayal, power relations, couples, deadly, infidelity, femme fatale, sex, blackmail, cons and scams, who done it ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: rough, serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, couples, ghost, femme fatale, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, danger, martial arts, infidelity, woman in danger ...
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.1
 655
Water's Edge (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 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: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: femme fatale, small town, uncover truth, investigation, dishonesty, life is a bitch, deadly, murder, political corruption, betrayal, husband wife relationship, town mayor ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: extramarital affair, murder, psychiatrist, infidelity, gangsters, betrayal, love triangle, family problems, femme fatale, manipulation, mystery, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Right Temptation (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A detective falls for the man she's supposed to be investigating; dire complications follow.
Style: suspenseful, serious, erotic, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: love triangle, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, private detective, infidelity, power relations, couples, manipulations, betrayal, investigation, obsession, frame up ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.4
 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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending, sexual ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, private detective, crimes of passion, couples, dishonesty, investigation, love and romance, adultery, lovers reunited, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 716
The Intruder (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Catherine meets Nick by accident and, after a whirlwind romance, the two get married and Catherine moves into Nick's apartment only that's the start of problems when an unseen intruder begins playing strange mind games with Catherine in an ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, gloomy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, ghost, couples, manipulation, destructive relationship, woman in danger, isolation, infidelity, couple relations, deadly, prodigy, manipulations ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.3
 648
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, hitman, manipulation, crime gone awry, manipulations, femme fatale, hidden identity, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, crimes, mystery, missing person ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.4
 3K
Zandalee (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Bored with her marriage to burnt out poet turned corporate executive Thierry, Zandalee falls prey to an old friend of her husband, the manipulative and egotistical Johhny and becomes enmeshed in a sensual, passionate and destructive affair.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, adultery, extramarital affair, family problems, dysfunctional marriage, passion, manipulation, tragic love, manipulations, dangerous attraction, love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.1
 2K
Final Cut (1998)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of friends gather for a wake, and are shown a video shot by Jude (Jude Law) and starring them before he dies. Things go rapidly downhill.
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, cynical, clever ...
Plot: murder, friends, crimes, dishonesty, infidelity, violence, investigation, greed, love and romance, danger, mother daughter relationship, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.8
 616
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: suspenseful, serious, sexy, suspense, sexual ...
Plot: stalker, dangerous attraction, love affair, obsession, manipulations, femme fatale, manipulation, infidelity, mentally unstable, dishonesty, murder, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Boarding Gate (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Luxembourg, Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A sordid and complex series of events unfolds when an ex-prostitute becomes involved with a couple in Hong Kong.
Style: realistic, tense, psychological, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, prostitute, drug dealing, murder, manipulation, femme fatale, love affair, hitman, infidelity, on the run, crimes, bondage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, hong kong, london, europe, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.4
 31K
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, atmospheric, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: femme fatale, neo noir, murder, adultery, neo-noir, lust, betrayal, crimes, crime, crimes of passion, dangerous attraction, small town ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%