Movies and TV shows like Deceptions

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Deceptions (1985)
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Deceptions (1985)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
TV show
Story: Twin sisters trade places with unexpected results.
Plot: romance, body swapping, twins, yacht, housewife, library, murder, twin sister, sister, mistaken identity, female stockinged legs, nylons, dual role, false name, stockings
Place: new jersey

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Most similar movies to Deceptions

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films and TV series with plots about murder, crimes, love and romance, romance, investigation, dishonesty and deadly mostly in Drama, Mystery and Romance genres. Some movies like Deceptions: As Good as Dead (1995), The Lying Game (2011), An Inconvenient Woman (1991), Pretty Little Liars (2010), Chance (2016). 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: body swapping, murder, pantyhose, female stockinged legs, black pantyhose, secret identity, secret, brother, father, hospital
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95%
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The Lying Game (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Emma, a kind-hearted foster kid who can't catch a break, finds out she has an identical twin sister, Sutton, who - unlike Emma - was adopted by wealthy parents and is seemingly living an ideal life. After their initial meeting, Sutton talks ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, twin sister, twins, youth, investigation, lifestyle, murder, foster child, female protagonist, amateur detective, crimes, impersonating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
An Inconvenient Woman (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 182 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the novel by Dominick Dunne, this movie tells the story of an affair between a wealthy heir, Jules and the mistress he has kept for 18 years, Vicki. Jules' wife Betsy is aware of the affair as their marriage is one of convenience but ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: murder, investigation, rivalry, vengeance, infidelity, crime, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, journalism, media, betrayal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Pretty Little Liars (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the Pretty Little Liars series of young adult novels by Sara Shepard, the series follows the lives of four girls — Spencer, Hanna, Aria, and Emily — whose clique falls apart after the disappearance of their queen bee, Alison. One year ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic, neo noir
Audience: teens, teen drama, girls' night, family outing
Plot: friends, high school, friendship, best friends, blackmail, threat, youth, high school life, gossip and rumors, teenage life, popularity, disappearance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 7.7
 9K
Chance (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: San Francisco-based forensic neuropsychiatrist Eldon Chance reluctantly gets sucked into a violent and dangerous world of mistaken identity, police corruption and mental illness.
Style: neo noir, suspense, psychological, tense, captivating ...
Plot: mistaken identity, mental illness, professional killer, police corruption, love interest, father daughter relationship, stalking, vengeance, divorce, danger, psychiatrist, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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: touching, realistic
Plot: murder, hidden identity, castle, mystery, investigation, romance, deadly, love and romance, dishonesty, fall in love, love affair, frame up ...
Time: 90s, 19th century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.3
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Rebecca (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 182 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the Gothic romance novel by Daphne Du Maurier, Rebecca is a classic tale of love and hate. Maxim De Winter marries a woman half his age only a year after his first wife, the beautiful and accomplished Rebecca, dies. She finds herself in an ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: estate, master and servant, haunted by the past, older man younger woman relationship, widower, fall in love, secret, marriage, housekeeper, betrayal, family relations, society ...
Time: 20th century
Place: england, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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11.22.63 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An English teacher travels back in time to prevent the Kennedy assassination, but discovers he is attached to the life he has made in a bygone era.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, time traveler, assassination, altering history, kennedy assassination, time, twists & turns, surveillance, stephen king, murder, historical event ...
Time: 20th century, future, 1960s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 20K
Ringer (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Ringer is an American television series that initially aired on The CW from September 13, 2011 to April 17, 2012. The series stars Sarah Michelle Gellar, who plays twin sisters Bridget Kelly and Siobhan Martin. On May 13, 2011, it was reported that ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: hidden identity, twins, disorder, plan gone awry, disappearance, witnessing a crime, dishonesty, blended family, mystery, danger, protector, mafia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Scruples (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 279 min.
TV show
Story: The melodramatic story follows the fortunes of three ambitious people: Billy, secretary/wife to an older billionaire, who upon his death starts the Beverly Hills boutique ("Scruples") and pursues film director Vito Orsini. Valentine, a ...
Style: sexual, realistic, serious, sexy
Plot: fashion, heartache, prostitute, dishonesty, couples, power relations, ambition, betrayal, vengeance, infidelity, couple relations, hollywood ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, california, beverly hills, france, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Mistral's Daughter (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 390 min.
TV show
Story: Beautiful and naïve Maggy Lunel arrives in Paris completely broke. She becomes an artist's model and the toast of Paris, attracting the attention of Picasso-like painter Julien Mistral, an arrogant and selfish man who places his work above ...
Style: emotional, sincere, realistic, serious
Audience: date night
Plot: painter, model, artist, nazi occupation, couples, fall in love, social differences, love and romance, society, artists and showbiz, wartime life, infidelity ...
Time: 1940s, 1950s, 50s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: paris france, europe, france, new york, provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Further Tales of the City (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: This sequel to More Tales of the City finds Mary Ann (Laura Linney) struggling to advance in her new career on television, while Michael (Paul Hopkins) is playing the field after his break-up with Jon (Billy Campbell). After her divorce, Prue (Mary ...
Style: sentimental, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: looking for love, lifestyle, opposites attract, romance, celebrity culture, couple relations, aids, gender, gay, lgbt, secret identity, bohemian life ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Phantom of the Opera (1990)
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 168 min.
TV show
Story: Count de Chagnie has discovered Christine's singing talent on a market place and sent her to his friend Carriere, the director of the Parisian opera. However just when she arrives Carriere's dismissed. His arrogant successor refuses to let ...
Style: serious, realistic, gothic, atmospheric, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, mask, kidnapping, gondola, phantom, tragic love, orchestral, unfulfillment, tragic hero, crimes, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Princess Daisy (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 190 min.
TV show
Story: The lovely Daisy is the daughter of a Russian prince and an American movie star. After her parents are killed, she flees from her half-brother Ram. She fights her way to the top of the modeling profession and falls in love with a company president. ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, sentimental
Plot: twins, rape, aristocrat, incest, against the odds, dysfunctional family, fall in love, siblings relations, city life, twentysomething life, death in the family, urban ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Woman of Dignity (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Woo Ah-Jin lives a luxurious life due to her wealthy father-in-law, but her father-in-law's finances become decimated and her husband betrays her. Woo Ah-Jin's life hits rock bottom. Park Bok-Ja is a mysterious woman and she hides her ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, touching, uplifting, sweet
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, love affair, love and romance, couples, youth, love, hopes, destiny, reunion, friendship, fall in love, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Master and Margarita (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 500 min.
TV show
Story: The Master and Margarita is a Russian TV mini-series, based on the novel written by Soviet writer Mikhail Bulgakov between 1928 and 1940.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, stylized, mind bending ...
Plot: deal with the devil, heaven and hell, black magic, chaos and mayhem, curses spells and rituals, manipulation, temptation, society, good versus evil, witchcraft, supernatural, religions or cults ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, ancient history
Place: russia, holy land, middle east, moscow russia, israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Return to Eden (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 267 min.
TV show
Story: Stephanie Harper is rich but insecure 40 year old heiress with two failed marriages behind her. Stephanie believes that she has found true love with tennis pro Greg Marsden, but after the wedding, Greg promptly begins an affair with Stephanie’s ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: betrayal, crimes, crumbling marriage, presumed dead, attempted murder, dishonesty, hidden identity, rivalry, greed, revenge, romance, fashion model ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Gentlemen & Gangsters (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 354 min.
TV show
Story: Tv-series based on the novels "Gentlemen" and "Gangsters" by Klas Östergren. Bruised, the author Klas barricades himself in the eccentric Henry Morgan's huge apartment in Stockholm. It all started a year ago when Klas met ...
Plot: romance, jazz, pianist, multiple time frames, apartment, boxer, brother, poet, male nudity
Time: 60s, 70s, 1960s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Femme Fatales (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Femme Fatales is an anthology TV series, inspired by the men's magazine of the same name, with each episode focusing on an antihero woman, intercut with softcore pornographic scenes and produced by Cinemax. Lilith, introduces each episode Rod ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, murder, dangerous attraction, power relations, female killer, coping, survival, danger, deadly, escapades, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Treacherous Beauties (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A female photographer hears that her brother has been shot dead at a horse rearing farm. She decides to go there herself and uncovers a murky conspiracy.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: murder, dishonesty, journalism, crimes, manipulations, love and romance, conspiracy, farm, photojournalist, couples, breeding, mind game ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: The stories of several colorful characters living in San Francisco. Based on the book by Armistead Maupin (A Man I Dreamt Up).
Style: humorous, offbeat, sentimental, witty, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, coming out, homosexual, gay, gender, marijuana, lifestyle, best friends, couple relations, city life, self discovery, love triangle ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Ice House (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 172 min.
TV show
Story: The peaceful, secluded, country hideaway of three diverse, lonely, supposedly lesbian, women is suddenly shattered when their gardener discovers a partially decomposed corpse in the old Ice House on their grounds. The ensuing police investigation ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: missing person, murder, small town, investigation, corpse, haunted by the past, crime investigation, police, manipulations, amateur detective, crime, police investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.8
 233K
True Blood (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: True Blood is an American television drama series created and produced by Alan Ball. It is based on The Southern Vampire Mysteries series of novels by Charlaine Harris, detailing the co-existence of vampires and humans in Bon Temps, a fictional, ...
Style: sexy, tense, stylized, serious, sexual ...
Plot: vampire, dangerous attraction, vampire human love, supernatural, love affair, young people, couple relations, small town life, supernatural ability, love and romance, unlikely couple, immortality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Smile Has Left Your Eyes (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A detective thinks about quitting his job. He takes on a female university student murder case that was disguised as a suicide. The detective becomes obsessed with solving the case. He has a young sister and she meets a man. The man does not ...
Style: contemplative, psychological, captivating, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: true love, murder, murder investigation, brother sister relationship, police detective, mystery, serial murder, chase, police investigation, escapades, investigator, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Prime Suspect 2 (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 203 min.
TV show
Story: DCI Jane Tennison's investigation of a murder is complicated with the unexpected participation of her secret lover in her detective unit.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, policewoman, interracial sex, interracial relations, investigation, police detective, uncover truth, private detective, society, deadly, legal investigation, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Pact of Silence (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Everyone has a secret. Twins Sarah and Gaëlle near 25; for ten years, Sarah has been a fundamentalist Carmelite in a Brazilian convent, and Gaëlle has been in prison for a heinous crime. Sarah comes to the attention of Fr. Joachim, a priest and ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, psychopath, mentally unstable, obsessive quest, supernatural ability, life is a bitch, obsession, doctors and patients, woman in danger, danger, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: brazil, paris france, europe, france, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
 27K
Virgin River (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: After seeing an ad for a midwife, a recently divorced big-city nurse moves to the redwood forests of California, where she meets an intriguing man.
Style: captivating, surprise ending, entertaining, sincere, exciting
Plot: new life, small town, romance, adaptation, comeback, escape attempt, hopes, destiny, socialite, adventure, runaway, nurse ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.8
 6K
Dig (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When FBI Agent Peter Connelly, recently stationed in Jerusalem, begins investigating the murder of a young American, he realizes that he’s uncovered an ancient international conspiracy that threatens to change the course of human history. Certain ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, enigmatic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient mystery, archeological dig, investigation, conspiracy, murder, uncover truth, danger, escapades, adventure, special agents, christianity, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: jerusalem, israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Defending Jacob (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 402 min.
TV show
Story: A family’s lives are irreparably disrupted when the 14-year-old son is accused of murdering a fellow classmate.
Style: suspense, serious, social, captivating
Plot: police investigation, murder investigation, death, husband wife relationship, assistant district attorney, false accusation of murder, investigation, parents and children, father son relationship, murder, suspect, family relations ...
Time: 2020s
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.4
 1K
Hotel (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Hotel is an American prime time drama series which aired on ABC from September 21, 1983 to May 5, 1988 in the timeslot following Dynasty. Based on Arthur Hailey's 1965 novel of the same name, the series was produced by Aaron Spelling and set ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, sentimental
Plot: hotel, workplace situations, love affair, boss and employee, fall in love, workplace, romance, love and romance, newlyweds
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%