Movies like Dressed to Kill

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Dressed to Kill (1980)
 7.1
 30K
Dressed to Kill (1980)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mysterious, tall, blonde woman, wearing sunglasses murders one of a psychiatrist's patients, and now she's after the prostitute who witnessed it.
Style: suspenseful, clever, sexual, tense, psychological, twists and turns, serious, scary, realistic, rough ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, violence, psychiatrist, manipulation, guilt, shower, prostitute, extramarital affair, friendship, subway, transvestism, seduction, stalking, elevator, exhibitionism, nightmare, interrogation, desire, taxi, straight razor, white gloves, psychopath, panties pulled down, transsexual ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa

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Most similar movies to Dressed to Kill

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and suspense films with plots about murder, mystery, crimes, serial killer, deadly, investigation and obsession mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Horror genres. Some movies like Dressed to Kill: Blow Out (1981), Jennifer 8 (1992), In the Cut (2003), Sisters (1972), Basic Instinct (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
 37K
Blow Out (1981)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jack Terry is a master sound recordist who works on grade-B horror movies. Late one evening, he is recording sounds for use in his movies when he hears something unexpected through his sound equipment and records it. Curiosity gets the better of him ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, gloomy, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: assassination, neo noir, politics, political conspiracy, amateur detective, anti heroes, audio tape, hitman, presidential election, witnessing a crime, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Bird with the Crystal Plumage (1970)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In Italy, the American writer Sam Dalmas witnesses an attempt of murder of the owner of an art gallery, a couple of days before his foreseen return to the United States of America. He decides to stay with his girlfriend Julia and help the police in ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, voyeurism, investigation, cult, maniac, mind game, stalking, mystery, danger, mystery killer, transsexual ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.3
 14K
Jennifer 8 (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A big city cop from LA moves to a small town police force and immediately finds himself investigating a murder. Using theories rejected by his colleagues, the cop, John Berlin, meets a young blind woman named Helena, who he is attracted to. ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, falling in love, mystery, obsession, crime, surveillance, school, small town, police investigation, dangerous attraction, blindness and impaired vision ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 20K
In the Cut (2003)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Following the gruesome murder of a young woman in her neighborhood, a self-determined woman living in New York City--as if to test the limits of her own safety--propels herself into an impossibly risky sexual liaison. Soon she grows increasingly ...
Style: erotic, suspense, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Plot: police investigation, strong sexual content, eroticism, police detective, dangerous attraction, crime, sexual relations, law enforcement, danger, investigation, seduction, relationships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 7.0
 13K
Sisters (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Inquisitive journalist Grace Collier is horrified when she witnesses her neighbor, fashion model Danielle Breton, violently murder a man. Panicking, she calls the police. But when the detective arrives at the scene and finds nothing amiss, Grace is ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: twins, murder, mystery, model, insanity, hallucination, witness, neighbor, police, psychic, amateur detective, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, quebec, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.9
 155K
Basic Instinct (1992)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA, UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A police detective is in charge of the investigation of a brutal murder, in which a beautiful and seductive woman could be involved.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, murder, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, passionate interest, sex, sex addict, sexualized violence, seduction, obsession, sexual tension, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Strip Nude for Your Killer (1975)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a fashion model dies during an abortion, a series of murders begins, starting with her doctor. The next victims are connected to the modeling agency where she worked, Albatross, run by a hard edged and jealous bi-sexual, Gisella, married to a ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, voyeurism, knife murder, mystery, gory, investigation, who done it, woman in danger, crimes, danger, deadly, mysterious character ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.3
 31K
Femme Fatale (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A woman tries to straighten out her life, even as her past as a con-woman comes back to haunt her.
Style: sexy, stylized, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, paparazzi, crime, loss of child, crimes, new identity, deadly, dishonesty, power relations, hidden identity, haunted by the past, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A famous fashion photographer develops a disturbing ability to see through the eyes of a killer.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, disturbing, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, photographer, fashion photographer, stalking, gory, mystery, police investigation, disco, supernatural, supernatural ability, witnessing a crime, who done it ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Fifth Cord (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Luigi Bazzoni (Le Orme) directed this outstanding giallo thriller starring Franco Nero as a hard-drinking newspaperman who gets involved in a string of brutal murders.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, voyeur, reporter, psycho, sexual obsession, investigation, stalking, drugs/alcohol, mystery, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, whodunit ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Case of the Bloody Iris (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Beautiful young model Jennifer Lansbury and her goofy friend Marilyn Ricci move into a swanky high-rise apartment after the previous tenant gets brutally murdered. Pretty soon Jennifer is being stalked by the mysterious killer. Probable suspects ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian, architect, murder, psychopath, slasher, stalking, voyeurism, mysterious character, mystery, serial killer, gory, whodunit ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.3
 14K
Tightrope (1984)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Wes Block is a detective who's put on the case of a serial killer. His victims are young and pretty women, which he rapes and murders. The murders are getting personal when the killer chooses victims who are acquaintances of Block. Even his ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, sexual, serious, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, prostitute, police detective, murder, kidnapping, crime, psychopath, investigation, single parent, mysterious character, obsession, police investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Case of the Scorpion's Tail (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Case of the Scorpion's Tail begins with the mysterious death of a millionaire and spirals into the murder of his suddenly rich wife, which draws the attention of a dogged investigator, who follows a trail of blood to the bitter end.
Style: suspense, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, murder, mask, blackmail, desperation, paranoia, secret, violence, millionaire, hotel, passion, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, greece, england, london, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.6
 49K
Copycat (1995)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An agoraphobic psychologist and a female detective must work together to take down a serial killer who copies serial killers from the past.
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, mind game, psychopath, police investigation, crime, profiler, psychology, twists & turns, police detective, violence, maniac, agoraphobia ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.2
 19K
Klute (1971)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: This acclaimed thriller stars Jane Fonda as Bree Daniel, a New York City call girl who becomes enmeshed in an investigation into the disappearance of a business executive. Detective John Klute is hired to follow Daniel, and eventually begins a ...
Style: suspense, serious, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: prostitute, missing person, pimp, private detective, obsession, mystery, murder, investigation, stalking, crime, psychopath, conspiracy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, pennsylvania, usa, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Death at the Villa (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A respected doctor becomes the prime suspect in a series of gruesome murders.
Style: rough, serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, rape, violence, doctor, danger, sex maniac, serial killer, sexual abuse, mental illness, repression, gory, protagonist as suspect ...
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.1
 21K
Color of Night (1994)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When New York psychiatrist Bill Capa visits Los Angeles to take over his murdered colleague's therapy group, he finds himself embroiled in the thick of a mystery when he bumps into Rose and begins a torrid affair.
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: psychiatrist, violence, murder, mental illness, femme fatale, voyeurism, grief, therapist, group therapy, car chase, paranoia, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The New York Ripper (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A burned-out New York police detective teams up with a college psychoanalyst to track down a vicious serial killer randomly stalking and killing various young women around the city.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, scary, harsh, sexual ...
Plot: serial killer, violence, human monster, slasher, murder, mysterious character, prostitute, amateur detective, investigation, mind game, mystery, brutality ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 7.3
 207K
Identity (2003)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Complete strangers stranded at a remote desert motel during a raging storm soon find themselves the target of a deranged murderer. As their numbers thin out, the travelers begin to turn on each other, as each tries to figure out who the killer is.
Style: suspenseful, scary, mind bending, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, investigation, isolation, crime, psychology, motel, stranded, murder mystery, psychiatrist, coincidence, storm, dissociative identity disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: nevada, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
What Have You Done to Solange? (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After several coeds are murdered at a college, a professor (Fabio Testi) who is involved with a student becomes a suspect, along with several other male and female teachers.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, college, secret, murder, mystery, gory, high school, crimes, girls' boarding school, lover, deadly, clergy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Seven Blood-Stained Orchids (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman, a survivor of a failed murder attempt by a person dubbed "The Half-Moon Killer" by the police, and her husband must find the connecting thread between herself, six other women, and the killer before the killer strikes at her again.
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: murder, evil priest, police, psychopath, prostitute, mystery, gory, amateur detective, serial killer, slasher, stalking, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.1
 12K
Opera (1987)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young opperata is stalked by a deranged fan bent on killing the people associated with her to claim her for himself.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, scary, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, killer, gory, cult, knife murder, psychopath, mysterious character, obsession, whodunit, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Black Belly of the Tarantula (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Inspector Tellini investigates serial crimes where victims are paralyzed while having their bellies ripped open with a sharp knife.
Style: light, rough, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: slasher, tarantula, knife, jacket, wasp, victim, stalker, hat, spa, escape, lust, punishment ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Blood and Black Lace (1964)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Monaco, West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Inspector Sylvester is assigned to investigate the violent murder of a fashion house model Isabella, by a masked assailant. As the investigation proceeds all of the house’s various sins, including corruption, abortions, blackmail and drug ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, blackmail, murder, model, whodunit, masked killer, woman in danger, psychopath, investigation, danger, strangulation, slasher ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Cat o' Nine Tails (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A reporter and a blind retired journalist try to solve a series of murders. The crimes are connected to experiments by a pharmaceutical company in secret research. The two end up becoming targets of the killer.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, atmospheric, rough, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, blind man, mystery, gory, mind game, stalking, car chase, perversion, amateur detective, partners against crime, whodunit ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 3.8
 1K
Snapdragon (1993)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An erotic amnesiac lures a police psychologist into a world of lust and danger.
Style: serious, bleak, rough, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, danger, serial killer, psychologist, nightmare, police, seduction, murder, doctors and patients, sex, who done it, crime ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Bodies Presented Traces of Carnal Violence (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A series of sex murders shock a college campus, and four beautiful young girlfriends head for the safety of an isolated country villa. But as they succumb to their own erotic desires, their weekend of pleasure becomes a vacation to dismember at the ...
Style: twists and turns, rough, suspenseful, scary, psycho film ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, mystery killer, murder, masked killer, college, stalking, perversion, countryside, investigation, woman in danger, gory ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1972
Place: rome italy, southern italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.8
 34K
Sea of Love (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Seen-it-all New York detective Frank Keller is unsettled - he has done twenty years on the force and could retire, and he hasn't come to terms with his wife leaving him for a colleague. Joining up with an officer from another part of town to ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, sexy, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, suspect, police, femme fatale, crime, newspaper, police detective, strong sexual content, sexual relations, partners against crime ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.4
 269K
Eyes Wide Shut (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 159 min.
Story: After Dr. Bill Hartford's wife, Alice, admits to having sexual fantasies about a man she met, Bill becomes obsessed with having a sexual encounter. He discovers an underground sexual group and attends one of their meetings -- and quickly ...
Style: sexual, psychological, atmospheric, sexy, surreal ...
Plot: sexual relations, orgy, sexual obsession, human nature, marriage, free love, disguise, sexuality, dangerous attraction, sexual exploration, voyeurism, sexual fantasy ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Mortal Thoughts (1991)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A loathsome man ends up dead, but it's not clear who's to blame. If ever a person got what he deserved, it's James Urbanksi, an abusive drunk who steals from his wife, Joyce, and promises her close friend Cynthia Kellogg that ...
Style: suspense, talky, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Plot: investigation, murder, crime gone awry, friendship, betrayal, crime, mystery, crumbling marriage, physical abuse, couple relations, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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