Movies like Love in the Strangest Way

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Love in the Strangest Way (1994)
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Love in the Strangest Way (1994)
Original name: Elles n'oublient jamais
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Successful Julien sees his family off on holiday and at once becomes drawn into a risky relationship with Angela, whom he spies outside the cafe opposite his office. When he later finds she is to become his son's new nanny he rightly starts to worry there is more to the relationship than he bargained for.
Style: neo noir, french noir
Plot: sex, erotica, revenge, fight, violence, female nudity, nanny, stalker, adulterous husband, stalking, hospital, vacation, missing person, adultery, sociopath, family relations, bowling, deception, coma, manipulative person, office, accident, elevator, moving, holiday ...
Place: paris france

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Most similar movies to Love in the Strangest Way

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out neo noir, suspense, psychological and tense films with plots about murder, cigarette smoking, listening to music, corpse, screaming woman, telephone call and violence mostly in Drama, Thriller and Horror genres. Some movies like Love in the Strangest Way: Scorned (1993), Under Your Bed (2019), Le monte-charge (1962), The Corpse of Anna Fritz (2015), Obsessions (1969). 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, sexy, surprise ending, tense ...
Plot: seduction, sexual relations, femme fatale, psychopath, manipulation, widow, family problems, crimes, dangerous attraction, vengeance, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
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95%
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Under Your Bed (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Naoto was ignored by other people. During his school days, Chihiro was the first person who called his name. Naoto dreams of seeing her again and tries to find her. Finally, after 11 years, he locates her, but she is a totally different person now. ...
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: orgasm, following someone, uninvited guest, peeping tom, possessed human, platonic, visitor, awkward situation, social awkwardness, obsession, visit, violent husband ...
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86%
Le monte-charge (1962)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a Christmas night, an ex-convict ,Robert Herbin, meets a beautiful Italian married woman Marthe Drévet ,who has got a lot of things to hide . She lives in an old house ,the first floor of which is a big workshop where a service elevator leads to ...
Style: neo noir, french noir
Plot: murder, femme fatale, deception, jealousy, destroying evidence, fight, italian immigrant, running from police, police detective, female killer, factory, police investigator ...
Place: paris france
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78%
The Corpse of Anna Fritz (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Anna Fritz is a beautiful and famous actress. Suddenly her body is found in a hotel and the news of her death goes around the planet. The young, shy caretaker Pau works at the hospital where they carried the body of Anna Fritz. He and his friends ...
Style: harsh, suspense, macabre, enigmatic, tense ...
Plot: necrophilia, morgue, female nudity, corpse, sex crime, murder, death, presumed dead, dead woman, fear, hospital, actress ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Obsessions (1969)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young medicine student observes his neighbour's love life through a hole in his apartment wall.
Style: neo noir, suspense
Plot: voyeurism, obsession, male full rear nudity, female nudity, male objectification, male nudity, sex scene, violent behavior, watching sex, mistrust, gang of outlaws, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Place: amsterdam
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71%
Under the Tree (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Iceland, Poland, Denmark, Germany, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Baldwin and Inga's next door neighbours complain that a tree in their backyard casts a shadow over their sundeck, what starts off as a typical spat between neighbours in the suburbs unexpectedly and violently spirals out of control.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, humorous, surprise ending
Plot: tree, husband wife relationship, adultery, dysfunctional family, unhappy marriage, marital separation, father daughter relationship, neighbor neighbor relationship, husband wife conflict, missing person, delusion, small town ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Sweet Body of Deborah (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young newlywed couple from America returns to Geneva to visit Marcel's home town. Once there he is informed of his former lover's suicide and in turn is subjected to threats that accuse him of being responsible for her death and further, ...
Style: psycho sexual, neo noir
Plot: dancing, fear, sex, sexual attraction, sexual desire, car, erotica, attraction, sensuality, joy, female victim, female nudity ...
Place: geneva switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.1
 472
The Word (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland, Denmark
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Days before the end of the school year, Liliana gives Janek an ultimatum, giving him 24 hours to either prove his love for her or forget about her altogether.
Style: tense, serious, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: teenage love, obsession, high school life, teenage life, youth, jealousy, revenge, murder, rivalry, betrayal, love and romance, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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A Quiet Place to Kill (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A race-car driver who's down on her luck is invited by her ex-husband's wife to stay at their plush villa. The two women form a bond, and it's not long before their mutual dislike for the husband culminates into a plan to kill him. As ...
Style: psychotronic, neo noir, twist ending, surprise ending, cult film ...
Plot: racecar driver, whodunit, rain, seduction, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, murder, playboy, sexploitation, female nudity, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, attempted murder ...
Place: spain, italy, mallorca
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Play Misty for Me (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A brief fling between a male disc jockey and an obsessed female fan takes a frightening, and perhaps even deadly turn when another woman enters the picture.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, mentally unstable, rivalry, dj, stalker, obsessed fan, terrorizing, radio dj, dangerous attraction, crimes, graphic violence ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, pacific ocean, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Remember My Name (1978)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Just released from prison, a young woman arrives in town to "start a new life", but soon begins stalking a married construction worker for no apparent reason, turning his life inside out and eventually terrorizing him and his wife.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: stalking, small town, obsession, ex convict, revenge, graphic violence, chase, crimes, rivalry, mentally unstable, vengeance, life turned upside down ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Someone Is Bleeding (1974)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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: neo noir, sexy, mind bending, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: police detective, murder, femme fatale, mentally unstable, injustice, psychopath, power relations, couples, false accusation, addiction, dangerous attraction, drug abuse ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, south of france, riviera, nice france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Killing Mr. Griffin (1997)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The high school students didn't mean to kill Mr. Griffin. They wanted to make him suffer. But when their mean English teacher turns up dead, they have to find out who killed them before the police arrests them all.
Style: semi serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: high school, kidnapping, cheerleader, uncover truth, murder, teachers and students, high school life, vengeance, teenage life, youth, protagonist as suspect, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Washing Machine (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Hungary
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A police detective investigates the murder of a man found dismembered in a washing machine and is drawn into a web of deceit and murder by the dead man's lover, Vida, and her two sisters, Sissy and Ludmilla.
Style: neo noir, psychotronic
Plot: unpunished rape, woman rapes man, murder, revenge, singer, nudity (full frontal - brief), femme fatale, breaking and entering, secretly observing, train station, rapist, manipulative woman ...
Place: budapest
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Corpse (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mother and daughter hatch a scheme to murder their family's domineering and sadistic patriarch.
Style: serious, realistic, scary, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: family relations, murder, boarding school, couples, crimes, ghost, supernatural, dishonesty, rivalry, graphic violence, infidelity, afterlife ...
Time: 70s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Rat Fink (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Lost b-movie
Style: psychotronic, neo noir
Plot: singer, teenage pregnancy, underage sex, malice, sadist, seductive behavior, recording studio, loss of virginity, dog, owl, cynical man, aspiring singer ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Champagne Murders (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A champagne tycoon's (Furneaux) partner (Ronet) suspects his partner's gigolo husband (Perkins) of murders he's been framed for.
Style: ambiguous ending, neo noir, french noir
Plot: female assassin, high society, basement, corpse, bossy wife, boat, makeover, mogul, cynical woman, memory lapse, strangler, winery ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, paris france, hamburg germany
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46%
The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: She’s the most beautiful, most short-sighted, most sentimental, most perplexing, most obstinate, most untrustworthy and most troubling of heroines. The lady in the car has never seen the sea. On the run from the police, she keeps telling herself ...
Style: captivating, enigmatic, suspense, tense, sexy ...
Plot: murder, amnesia, secretary, impersonation, blonde, car theft, sexual attraction, uncover truth, murder mystery, paranoia, crimes, coitus ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 6.0
 636
Julie Darling (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A teenage girl whose inaction caused her mother's death arranges a similarly gruesome fate for her stepmother and brother.
Style: neo noir
Plot: father issues, selfish girl, jealous girlfriend, stepmother, sex with a minor, incest overtones, rape, evil child, psychopath, matricide, fratricide, terror ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 445
Black Journal (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Black Journal (originally titled Gran Bollito) is a 1977 Italian drama film directed by Mauro Bolognini. It is based on the real life events of Leonarda Cianciulli, the Italian serial killer best known as the "Soap-Maker of Correggio".
Style: macabre, pre war
Plot: girl fight, female rivalry, cooking, dual role, suspicious man, mute woman, antagonist as protagonist, family relations, chambermaid, hypocritical woman, incest overtones, psychopath as protagonist ...
Time: 1930s, year 1938
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 4K
The Son (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Painter Lorenzo's life spirals out of control as he fears his wife is trying to isolate him from their infant son.
Style: non-linear
Plot: paranoia, marital crisis, painter, husband wife relationship, doctor, laboratory, female scientist, little boy, painting, boy, female psychopath, injustice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 7K
M.F.A. (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An art student taps into a rich source of creative inspiration after the accidental slaughter of her rapist. An unlikely vigilante emerges, set out to avenge college girls whose attackers walked free- all the while fueling a vivid thesis exhibition.
Style: rough, suspense, psychological, feminist film, propaganda film
Plot: rape revenge, vigilante, female psychopath, rape, art student, revenge, rape and revenge, violent sex, femme fatale, police investigation, murder, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, erotic, suspenseful, suspense, twist ending ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexual obsession, adultery, infidelity, extramarital affair, crimes of passion, female psychopath, obsession, family in danger, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, terrorizing, family problems ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 6.4
 2K
Darlings! (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A peaceful family-life is suddenly disturbed when the children enter puberty. The children take over the house and disrupt the lives of their parents.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, psychotronic, offbeat
Plot: military base, coming of age, prank, family relations, chaos and mayhem, adolescence vs adulthood, eccentric family, teenage life, family life, parents and children, youth, family ...
Time: 80s
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Killing of the Dolls (1975)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Paul is the son of a gardener who works in a big mansion that has returned home with his parents after failling in his medecin degree. He is emotionally unstable. He collect dolls because he was educated as a girl because his sister died. After his ...
Style: surreal, psychotronic
Plot: split personality, decapitation, nightmare, mansion, necrophilia, grandparent, vacation, jealous boyfriend, butcher, family vacation, doll, professor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
 690
Term of Trial (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Weir, an alcoholic schoolteacher, whose criminal record for refusing to fight during the Second World War has prevented him from progressing further in his teaching career, is looked upon with disdain by his headmaster, his pupils and even his wife. ...
Plot: bad mother, confession, revenge, love, courtroom, teenager, employer employee relationship, hotel, love triangle, gay slur, lie, strong female character ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.5
 3K
Cop or Hood (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When the local police inspector was found dead in a prostitute's house, police division commissioner Stan Borowitz is sent to investigate the situation. Posing as the prostitute's long-lost brother "Antonio Cerruti," he discovers ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Plot: corruption, investigation, organized crime, assassination, police, undercover cop, attempted murder, chase, police brutality, police operation, employer employee relationship, murder investigation ...
Place: south of france, nice france, cote d'azur, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, psychological, atmospheric, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: infidelity, extramarital affair, investigation, cheating wife, family problems, dishonesty, mystery, couple relations, crumbling marriage, suburban life, love and romance, adultery ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, versailles, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Cross the Line (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A good-natured man has an unexpected deadly confrontation. Instincts kick in to clean up the mess caused in the name of self-defense but does one really get away free after killing someone?
Style: surprise ending, suspense, psychological, tricky, ambiguous ending
Plot: passion, mad woman, crime scene, dead father, travel, drugs, evidence, dying, prosecution, sex scene, murder, runaway ...
Time: 2010s, year 2019
Place: barcelona, catalonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
My Nights with Susan, Sandra, Olga & Julie (1975)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Susan has chosen a hermit's life on a dilapidated farm over the shallowness of her previous jet set modeling life. When Anton, a hunky courier, comes along to pick her up for an assignment on the French Riviera, he's so fascinated by ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: hitchhiker, threesome, insanity, farm, murder, lesbian cunnilingus, sexual obsession, female nudity, sex in car, witness, sex, voyeur ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%