Movies like Dancing Machine

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Dancing Machine (1990)
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Dancing Machine (1990)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Students of the prestigious dance school are dying under mysterious circumstances. Inspector Michel Eparvier suggests that the cause of death for women is physical exhaustion for dance lessons as their teacher Wolf brings the girls to exhaustion, making them to practice the technique of movement over and over again.
Plot: handicapped, passionate sex, female student, grief, dance teacher, police inspector, dead woman in bath tub, cmnf, dance instructor

Most similar movies to Dancing Machine

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and suspense films with plots about murder, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, danger, female nudity and chase mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Dancing Machine: Three Men to Destroy (1980), Someone Is Bleeding (1974), Mascara (1987), A Cop (1972), Kiss Me a Killer (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Three Men to Destroy (1980)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man helps the victim of an auto accident, not realizing that the man has actually been shot. The men who shot him are now after the man who helped him, in order to eliminate him as a potential witness. Soon they are killing everyone he even comes ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), manhunt, chase, car chase, hitman, assassination, betrayal, police investigation, protagonist as suspect, crimes, heroes, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Someone Is Bleeding (1974)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On a beach in Nice, François meets the mysterious Peggy and falls in love with her. Following her to a villa, he meets Marc, a lawyer who has a strange relationship with the girl. Marc tells François that Peggy is a drug addict: she kills men who ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, sexual, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: murder, neo noir, mentally unstable, femme fatale, police detective, addiction, drug abuse, dangerous attraction, law enforcement, serial killer, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, nice france, south of france, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.2
 260
Mascara (1987)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Directed by Patrick Conrad. A respected police commissioner has a reputation as a opera lover, but by night he also enjoys plunging into the transvestite scene. In addition, he harbors a longing for his very own sister. When he learns that his wife ...
Plot: topless, murder, voyeurism, strangulation, murder investigation, police detective, neck breaking, death, nude woman murdered, opera, hermaphrodite, transsexual ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.1
 8K
A Cop (1972)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Commissaire Edouard Coleman is a Paris police chief whose life investigating violent crimes has left him despondent. After beginning an affair with a beautiful but cold woman named Cathy, he befriends her boyfriend, Simon, a local nightclub owner. ...
Style: rough, atmospheric, stylized, gloomy, clever ...
Plot: bank, gang, heist, friendship, gangsters, police, double life, criminal, bank robbery, police inspector, driver, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Kiss Me a Killer (1991)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An ex-convict (Robert Beltran) and his lover (Julie Carmen) plot to kill her husband (Guy Boyd), owner of a nightclub in east Los Angeles.
Plot: priest, confession, affair, musical performance, erotic thriller, unhappy wife, passionate sex, sex from behind, failing business, assassination plot, neo noir, switchblade ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.3
 41
Dance Or Die (1987)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jason is trying to kick cocaine and choreograph a dance concert. Things go from bad from worse when The Turtle gets involved.
Style: cult film
Plot: dancing, chase, death, dance instructor, drug addict, violence, murder, drugs, kissing, cocaine, blood, threat ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Dead Man Working (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The senior investment banker Jochen Walther is at the peak of his career at the Deutche Bank. He just finished the deal of his life along with his personal assistant Tom Slezak, when during the celebrations he suddendly jumps from the roof of the ...
Style: social
Plot: power, wealth, luxury, banker, murder, protege, superior, plan, grief, finance, camera, gun ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Stranger Within (1990)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A troubled young man mysteriously appears in a rural Minnesota town from which he claims he was abducted 16 years ago.
Plot: cake, crying, newspaper headline, dog, bathtub, birthday cake, kidnapping, blood, kiss, alcohol, return, digging a grave ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Killer Must Strike Again (1975)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Killer Must Kill Again (Italian: L'assassino è costretto ad uccidere ancora) is a 1975 giallo film directed by Luigi Cozzi. Allmovie called the film "too erratic for the general horror audience" but "offers just enough ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, sexual, psychological, scary ...
Plot: infidelity, serial killer, psychopath, murder, adultery, killer, violence spree, deadly, dishonesty, investigation, danger, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Student Connection (1974)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The director of a school is surprised when a student commits a murder, so there are no alternative but to also eliminate the only eyewitness
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: boarding school, murder, teachers and students, couple relations, child in peril, boarding school life, witnessing a crime, couples, power relations, danger, femme fatale, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Detective and Death (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain, Poland, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Death never gives back what it takes. Only sometimes change one life for other
Plot: pubic hair, male nudity, female nudity, nude swimming, male objectification, naked in public, clothed male naked male
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 2K
Uncovered (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, Spain, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: While restoring a fifteenth-century painting Julia reveals a hidden Latin phrase. A series of murders begin to rock her small world of art experts, patrons and restorers, and she finds that the mystery of the painting is interwoven with the mystery ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, chess, uncover truth, danger, mind game, investigation, dishonesty, law enforcement, prostitute, deadly, amateur detective, race against time ...
Time: middle ages
Place: barcelona spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.2
 671
Taj Mahal (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: One evening, while her parents go out for dinner, 18-year-old Louise, alone in her hotel room at Taj Mahal Mumbai, hears strange noises out in the corridor. Within minutes, she realises that a terrorist attack is underway. Her only connection to the ...
Plot: terrorist attack, terrorism, hotel, terror, teenage protagonist, 18 year old, hotel room, father daughter relationship, female protagonist, teenager, teenage girl, terrorist
Place: taj mahal
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 226
A Mere Mortal (1991)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young man, a researcher in ancient languages, begins to receive strange radio messages in a language only he knows. The messages ask him for very bizarre missions. Eventually, he understands that he's just a pawn in an intergalactic game, and ...
Plot: father daughter incest, shot in the head, hunter, talking to oneself in a mirror, heist, telescope, car radio, writing on a wall, talking to self in mirror, game, taxi driver, suicide ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.3
 545
State Affairs (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A plane explodes above the Gulf of Guinea. An escort girl is murdered in a Parisian park. Thousands of miles separate these two events, and yet Nora Chahyd, believes there's a connection between them, much to his superiors chagrin. As Nora ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: political thriller, undercover, investigation, law enforcement, deadly, betrayal, dishonesty, politics, police detective, hitman, murder, political corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Kill the Referee (1984)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Michel,a referee has to suffer the consequences of having whistled a penalty against a team which is supported by football hooligans.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: chase, on the run, vengeance, false accusation, stadium, chaos and mayhem, obsession, militant, deadly, gang, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, quarry
Place: france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Murder in the Central Committee (1982)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The plot follows a private detective, an ex communist and former CIA agent, who travels from Barcelona to Madrid to discover the identity of the assassin of the leader of the Spanish Communist party who was stabbed during a blackout while presiding ...
Style: biting, realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: investigation, private detective, murder, politics, rivalry, government agency, strong sexual content, undercover, deadly, dishonesty, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
King of the Hill (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Quim drives around an isolated rural area through a maze of lanes. When he drives into the woods, he gets lost. Trying to find his direction, he suddenly gets shot from the hill. On his escape from gunshots, he meets Bea, an attractive young woman, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense
Plot: murder, mountain, chase, adventure, race against time, on the run, manhunt, survival, deadly, crimes, danger, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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No One Heard the Scream (1973)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman sees a man throw a person into an elevator shaft and helps him to get rid of the body. During this adventure the man falls in love with the witness to his crime.
Plot: elevator shaft, murder, motorboat
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 634
Six-Pack (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A serial killer is on the loose in Paris and he seems to be an american citizen working in the US embassy and being in the middle of a french-american economical affair.
Style: suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: police detective, serial killer, police investigation, psychopath, murder, who done it, race against time, law enforcement, deadly, politics, bait, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 2K
See the Sea (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Sasha, a young British woman, is living with her baby daughter at Ile d'Yeu, a peaceful beach community. A stranger appears. Her name is Tatiana, she's passing through, and pitches her tent in Sasha's yard. The two women build an odd ...
Style: psychological, sexy, sexual, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: island, couples, family relations, mysterious character, deadly, youth, babies and infants, gays and lesbians, crimes, danger, sexual relations, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, tokyo, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 14K
Subway (1985)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Fred, a raffish safe blower, takes refuge in the Paris Metro after being chased by the henchmen of a shady businessman from whom he has just stolen some documents. While hiding out in the back rooms and conduits of the Metro, Fred encounters a ...
Style: stylized, realistic, semi serious, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Plot: train, safecracker, music band, subway, blackmail, chase, romance, fighting the system, crime, dishonesty, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.7
 708
The Sentinel (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 139 min.
Story: After spending some time with his diplomat father in Germany, a young French medical student returns by train to Paris to resume his studies. He is puzzled by the harsh treatment he receives from customs at the border but doesn't begin to ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, gloomy, psychological ...
Plot: investigation, train, obsession, friendship, politics, espionage, medicine, memory, amateur detective, dishonesty, undercover, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 6.5
 2K
The Serpent (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A ruthless gang led by private detective Joseph Plender is extorting rich people and famous fashion photographer Vincent Mandel seems the next victim. He is married to Hélène, daughter of one of the richest people in Europe, but not quite happily. ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic
Plot: vengeance, murder, crimes, rivalry, dishonesty, psychopath, obsession, deadly, blackmail, photographer, insanity, deaf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.3
 1K
The Patriots (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Ariel, un jeune Juif français, décide de quitter sa famille pour partir en Israël et devenir un agent du Mossad, les services secrets israéliens. En participant à des missions à Paris, Tel Aviv et Washington, il sera initié à l'art ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, undercover, government agency, manipulations, rebellion, espionage, state affairs, dishonesty, intrigue, society, politics, moral dilemma ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, israel, europe, middle east, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Requiem for a Killer (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Lucretia is a killer for hire. Specialised in poisoning and passionate about opera, she'll have to fulfill a difficult contract in the heart of the Swiss alps. Posing as a singer, Lucretia will have to appear on the scene of the higly exclusive ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, danger, hidden identity, secret identity, undercover, corporate crimes, disorder, working undercover, dishonesty, deadly, espionage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: switzerland, europe, alps, swiss alps, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.2
 745
For Elise (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A young college is responsible for the care of an innocent little girl, but soon all he knows give a twist that will endanger his own life. All begin when crossing under the floor of the third floor to the left, a road without knowing directly the ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious, captivating ...
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, survival, isolation, race against time, track down, deadly, danger, crimes, graphic violence, indoor, mentally challenged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.9
 3K
Wolf (2004)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Based on a true story. In the 70s, during the last stages of Franco's dictatorship, Txema, a basque construction worker, is arrested because of his connection to some terrorists who have just committed a murder. The secret service see in him an ...
Style: rough, tense, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, double agent, life turned upside down, fish out of water, working undercover, on the run, infiltration, chase, track down, danger, betrayal, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Ignorance of Blood (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Javier Falcón, Chief of the Sevilla Homicide Division, must solve two different cases in a short time. In the first case he is personally involved. An old friend of his infiltrated an Islamic terrorist cell and now the group is trying to recruit ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, kidnapping, terrorism, crimes, law enforcement, danger, rescue, ransom, crime
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Death Haunts Monica (1976)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The marriage between Federico and Monica is on the rocks. Federico has a mistress named Eva. There is a conspiracy between Monica's friend Elena and Eva to take over the company Eurozone owned by Federico. The situation becomes complicating ...
Plot: female homosexuality, lesbian sex, sex, female nudity, lesbianism, shower, bare breasts, female full frontal nudity, massage, jealousy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%