Movies like The Comfort of Strangers

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The Comfort of Strangers (1990)
 6.4
 4K
The Comfort of Strangers (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An Italian diplomat's son follows and seduces English lovers in Venice.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, erotic, atmospheric, sexual, gloomy, serious, realistic, macabre ...
Plot: obsession, culture clash, investigation, murder, seduction, crimes, couple relations, love triangle, terrorism, love and romance, infidelity, danger, couples, opposites attract, deadly, crumbling marriage, lover, marriage, hotel, soccer, female nudity, restaurant, beach, wine, vacation ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, venice, europe

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Most similar movies to The Comfort of Strangers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, sexual and suspenseful films with plots about couples, dishonesty, murder, crimes, infidelity, obsession and dangerous attraction mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres. Some movies like The Comfort of Strangers: Bitter Moon (1992), The Butcher (1970), A Table for One (1999), The Unfaithful Wife (1969), Separate Lies (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.2
 31K
Bitter Moon (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: An embittered husband, paralyzed and in a wheelchair, buttonholes a complete stranger and begins to tell him the story of his marriage. The stranger would like to escape, but cannot. For one thing he grows fascinated by the story. For another he is ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, psychological, cynical ...
Plot: infidelity, obsession, femme fatale, sexual relations, destructive relationship, dangerous attraction, passionate interest, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 7K
The Butcher (1970)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship between a dour, working class butcher and a repressed schoolteacher coincides with a grisly series of Ripper-type murders in a provincial French town.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, small town, psychopath, opposites attract, butcher, obsession, mystery, investigation, dishonesty, couples, small town life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
A Table for One (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A wife, her two-timing husband and a flirting neighbor are unpredictable competitors in a warped game that turns into a life-or-death affair.
Style: sexual, psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: murder, mind game, infidelity, family problems, rivalry, vengeance, love triangle, couple relations, unfulfillment, love affair, deadly, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Unfaithful Wife (1969)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Insurance executive Charles suspects his wife Hélène of playing the field, so he has a private detective locate his wife's lover, author Victor Pegala. Confronting Victor, Charles tries to adopt an air of indifference, but the conversation ...
Style: suspenseful, cynical, atmospheric, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, extramarital affair, murder, investigation, private detective, crime, mystery, suburban life, protagonist as suspect, crimes, unsupportive spouse, couple relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: versailles, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Separate Lies (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A cyclist is killed, swiped by a Range Rover in a village lane. James and Anne Manning become involved because the victim is the husband of their cleaner, Maggie. James, a solicitor in the city, soon comes to suspect William Bule, a millionaire ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: train ride, infidelity, murder, couples, deadly, romance, master and servant, love and romance, crimes, couple relations, crumbling marriage, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.8
 12K
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: sexy, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, erotic ...
Plot: murder, extramarital affair, psychiatrist, infidelity, betrayal, femme fatale, gangsters, mystery, dangerous attraction, lust, manipulations, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.1
 5K
Asylum (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A woman becomes very curious about one of her psychiatrist husband's inmates, a man who was found guilty in the murder and disfigurement of his former wife.
Style: psychological, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: obsession, couple relations, hospital, psychiatrist, love and romance, destructive relationship, mental illness, infidelity, love, crumbling marriage, family problems, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: europe, london, england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.3
 354
Body Chemistry (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A research project on sexual response leads two doctors into an affair where their deepest passions and darkest fantasies are revealed.
Style: psychological, sexual, sexy, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: psychopath, laboratory, obsession, infidelity, seduction, fatal attraction, mental illness, rivalry, stalking, danger, crimes, sexual relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 2.9
 544
Inner Sanctum (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman attempts suicide when she suspects her husband doesn't love her and is having an affair. Now she's wheelchair-bound, and her husband, who indeed doesn't love her and is having an affair, hires a private nurse to look after his ...
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, serious
Plot: love triangle, betrayal, murder, obsession, woman in danger, danger, intrigue, disability, rivalry, crime, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Poison Ivy: The New Seduction (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A sinister seductress vows to destroy a suburban family.
Style: erotic, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nudity (topless - notable), murder, femme fatale, obsession, betrayal, vengeance, manipulation, family, dangerous attraction, manipulations, who done it, sexual relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.7
 1K
Caught (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A middle-aged couple has a drifter enter their lives. The fish-store owners find that the mysterious young man awakens the couple in ways they didn't expect. Things get tense when the drifter begins an affair with the woman of the house.
Style: psychological, realistic, sexual, serious, erotic ...
Plot: murder, bus, infidelity, drifter, fish market, betrayal, crimes, love and romance, crumbling marriage, social misfits, family business, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Brimstone & Treacle (1982)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A strange young man has a sinister effect on the family of a middle-aged writer.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: family life, dishonesty, danger, cons and scams, mysterious character, couple relations, dangerous attraction, mute or deaf, elderly lovers, mental illness, couples, rape ...
Time: 80s, 1930s
Place: canada, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.4
 536
Night Eyes (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Beverly Hills home-security guard is seduced by a rock star's wife he monitors by video.
Style: rough, sexual, sexy, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, voyeurism, security guard, adultery, rock star, love affair, dishonesty, deadly, obsession, love and romance, strong sexual content, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Thief of Hearts (1984)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman trapped in a boring marriage begins an affair with a handsome man who seems able to read her mind. She doesn't know that he has broken into her house and read her diaries, where she has recorded her deepest thoughts and fantasies.
Style: sexy, sexual, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: adultery, criminal, seduction, sexual fantasy, motorcycle, diary, burglar, beach, love and romance, obsession, infidelity, love triangle ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.3
 1K
Betrayal (1983)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Pinter's semi-autobiographical play examining the surprise attraction, shy first steps, gradual flowering, and treasonous deception of a woman's extramarital affair with her husband's best friend; the entire story is told from the ...
Style: psychological, realistic, stylized, serious, clever ...
Plot: family problems, love affair, couples, dishonesty, love triangle, infidelity, destructive relationship, love and romance, unfulfillment, betrayal, crumbling marriage, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.2
 468
Sensation (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Lila a college student discovers a latent ability to see into the past. When a professor hires her for some psychological tests she becomes the target of the killer of the woman she sees in her dreams.
Style: sexy, mind bending, psychological, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: experiment gone awry, dangerous attraction, supernatural, danger, murder, couples, deadly, supernatural ability, crimes, power relations, college, male orgasm ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.4
 16K
Poison Ivy (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A seductive teen befriends an introverted high school student and schemes her way into the lives of her wealthy family.
Style: sexy, suspenseful, serious, erotic, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: femme fatale, destructive relationship, infidelity, sexual relations, high school, dysfunctional family, dangerous attraction, parents and children, teenage life, manipulations, betrayal, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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, realistic, serious, clever, cynical ...
Plot: murder, friends, crimes, infidelity, dishonesty, violence, investigation, greed, mother daughter relationship, love and romance, danger, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 5.4
 38K
Stone (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Parole officer Jack Mabry has only a few weeks left before retirement and wishes to finish out the cases he's been assigned. One such case is that of Gerald 'Stone' Creeson, a convicted arsonist who is up for parole. Jack is initially ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: prison, arson, deception, seduction, manipulations, couples, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, danger, confined, cons and scams, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa, michigan, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Babysitter (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jennifer (Alicia Silverstone) is a lovely teen who has been hired to baby-sit the kids of Harry Tucker (J.T. Walsh) and his wife, Dolly (Lee Garlington). The Tuckers go to a party and proceed to get inebriated, with Mr. Tucker fantasizing about his ...
Style: psychological, sexual, erotic, surreal, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, voyeurism, alcohol, teenager, coming out, nanny, suburban life, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, lifestyle, youth, suburbs ...
Time: 90s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: This remake of the 1946 movie of the same name accounts an affair between a seedy drifter and a seductive wife of a roadside cafe owner. This begins a chain of events that culminates in murder. Based on a novel by James M. Cain.
Style: sexual, realistic, serious, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: murder, obsession, betrayal, crime gone awry, sex, adultery, crimes of passion, femme fatale, infidelity, neo noir, confession, conspiracy ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 143
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: erotic, sexy, sexual, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, dangerous attraction, manipulations, who done it, intrigue, danger, power relations, murder, crimes, mysterious character, love affair, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.3
 42K
Don't Look Now (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After Laura and John Baxter lose their only child in a horrible drowning, they are greeted by strange sightings of her throughout their everyday lives. When two old ladies approach them in Italy with news that their daughter may still be alive, it ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, surreal ...
Plot: supernatural, drowning, haunted by the past, ladder, hospital, mental illness, hallucination, psychic, architecture, grieving, gondola, mystery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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My Daughter's Keeper (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Africa, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An American writer in England takes his children and a newly hired nanny on a trip to South Africa while his wife, a reporter, is on assignment. He has an affair with the nanny, but when he refuses to leave his wife for her, the nanny gets her ...
Style: psychological, sexual, sexy, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, obsession, investigation, kidnapping, infidelity, psychopath, nanny, couples, family problems, deadly, dishonesty, love affair ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.8
 14K
The Crush (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A precocious and obsessive teenager develops a crush on a naive writer with harrowing consequences.
Style: sexy, suspenseful, erotic, sexual, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, journalism, psychopath, false accusation, mentally unstable, dangerous attraction, journalist, stalking, revenge, erotic thriller, crimes, teenage life ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.7
 73K
Unfaithful (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, 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, psychological, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, adultery, dangerous attraction, passionate interest, older woman younger man relationship, sexual attraction, erotic thriller, lover, hot and sexy, crimes of passion, marital infidelity, fatal attraction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Fatal Attraction (1987)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A married man's one night stand comes back to haunt him when that lover begins to stalk him and his family.
Style: sexy, suspenseful, suspense, twist ending, tense ...
Plot: infidelity, obsession, sexual obsession, extramarital affair, family in danger, danger, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, dishonesty, family problems, terrorizing, adultery ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.8
 282
Dark Obsession (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hugo Buckton seems to have it all: He is apparently rich and has a beautiful wife and a doting son. In actuality, though, Hugo is having money problems and is paranoid that his wife is cheating on him. After a boozy night at a party, Hugo hits and ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, hit and run, police, unfulfillment, destructive relationship, couple relations, strong sexual content, left to die, deadly, crumbling marriage, crimes, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.2
 342
Scorned 2 (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Amanda Foley has confusing nightmares and flashbacks that lead her to seek professional help. Nothing can shed light on her repressed memories, until she happens to catch her husband a college professor, having sex with one of his students. Then the ...
Style: sexual, rough, erotic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: vengeance, infidelity, love triangle, dangerous attraction, crumbling marriage, love and romance, crimes, rivalry, college, family problems, love affair, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Body of Evidence (1993)
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, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, crime, infidelity, seduction, femme fatale, dedicated lawyer, power relations, dishonesty, manipulations, dangerous attraction, legal investigation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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