Movies like Rings of Fear

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Rings of Fear (1978)
 5.6
 651
Rings of Fear (1978)
Original name: Enigma rosso
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A detective investigating the murder of a teenage girl begins to focus his suspicions on the three girlfriends of the victim, who call themselves "The Inseparables."
Style: cult film
Plot: serial killer, murder, kleptomania, group shower, girls' boarding school, love, sex, teenager, dog, lesbian, school, horse, basketball, rape, fight, parkour, biker, pregnancy, cat, student, teacher, money, motorcycle, violence, investigation ...

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Most similar movies to Rings of Fear

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, cult film and realistic films with plots about murder, corpse, investigation, death, blood, bare breasts and telephone call mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like Rings of Fear: Evil Eye (1975), What Have You Done to Solange? (1972), So Sweet, So Dead (1972), Four Flies on Grey Velvet (1971), The Fifth Cord (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.8
 330
Evil Eye (1975)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico, Italy, Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: People around Peter Crane begin dying in mysterious fashion. How is Playboy Peter involved in this? He begins having nightmares dealing with murder...His psychiatrist has no idea of what Peter is suffering from. Even the police are in danger as they ...
Style: urban fantasy
Plot: playboy, sect, devil, amulet, statue, strangulation, rainstorm, slacker, reception, butler, unpunished antagonist, screaming ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
What Have You Done to Solange? (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, UK
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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, scary, tense ...
Plot: college, murder, serial killer, teenage life, love affair, deadly, investigation, mystery, youth, crimes, law enforcement, clergy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
So Sweet, So Dead (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A serial killer is on the loose. His victims are unfaithful wives and he always leaves compromising photographs at the crime scene.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: adultery, photograph, mother in law son in law relationship, police inspector, whodunit, reading a newspaper, vomiting, taking a photograph, loss of mother, teenager, smoking after sex, pointing a gun at someone ...
Place: vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Four Flies on Grey Velvet (1971)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Roberto, a drummer in a rock band, keeps receiving weird phone calls and being followed by a mysterious man. One night he manages to catch up with his persecutor and tries to get him to talk but in the ensuing struggle he accidentally stabs him. He ...
Style: scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, laser, psychopath, murder, obsession, haunted by the past, mistaken identity, nudity (full frontal - brief), stalking, investigation, private detective, blackmail ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy, vatican, rome italy, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Fifth Cord (1971)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 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: rough, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, stalking, investigation, manipulation, nudity (full frontal - brief), alcohol abuse, reporter, sexual obsession, psycho, voyeur, who done it ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, new york, australia, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
What Have They Done to Your Daughters? (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Police investigate apparent suicide of teen girl and uncover details of a teenage prostitution racket. They go on the hunt for a motorcycle riding killer.
Style: slasher, suspense, sadistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: mystery killer, slasher killer, psychopath, police, maniac, motorcycle, murder victim, criminal, death, violence, stabbed to death, anger ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Murders in the Rue Morgue (1971)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The story involves a series of murders in Charron's performing company, murders caused by various members getting doused with vitriolic acid. Turns out all the people killed have a common denominator in their past, one which has recently ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, scary, tense ...
Plot: murder, theater, investigation, serial killer, psychopath, decapitation, whodunit, prostitute, buried alive, hypnosis, police investigator, haunted house ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france, paris france, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A Lizard in a Woman's Skin (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman is accused of murdering her debauched neighbor after dreaming it. Was she set up, or did she really do it?
Style: cult film, serious, realistic, slasher, suspenseful ...
Plot: lesbian lover, murder, orgy, chase, investigation, infidelity, rape, nightmare, lsd, mystery, police investigation, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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A Soul to Redeem (2017)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Story: The detective story set in the early 20th century is full of suspense, twists and emotions. Love, hate and desire for revenge are the strongest motivation for the trio of its protagonists. Military trenches are still full of war victims when ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, enigmatic, suspense
Plot: suspect, police detective, mysterious woman, investigation, ritual, femme fatale, serial murder, strong female character, mentally unstable, murder, murder mystery, girl ...
Time: year 1915, 1910s
Place: europe, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Chicken with Vinegar (1985)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Unorthodox detective Jean Lavardin is called to a provincial French town after a prank turns deadly.
Style: realistic, serious, cynical, clever, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, small town, murder, secret relationship, teenage life, small town life, disability, eviction, amateur detective, dishonesty, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: surprise ending, neo noir, twist ending, sexploitation film, cult film ...
Plot: racecar driver, whodunit, lighting someone's cigarette, bare breasts, ambulance, killing an animal, letter, harpoon, older man younger woman relationship, cabriolet, dance scene, visitor ...
Place: italy, mallorca
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Bedroom Window (1987)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Terry Lambert is sleeping with Sylvia, the wife of his boss. One night, while in Terry's apartment, Sylvia witnesses a man assault a young woman, Denise, on the road below. Not wanting to reveal her affair with Terry, she keeps quiet. Terry ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: rapist, false accusation, legal, investigation, serial killer, infidelity, police investigation, murder, mind game, femme fatale, danger, obsession ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.0
 16K
Opera (1987)
Genre: Crime, 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, slasher, suspenseful, scary, exciting ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, killer, knife murder, obsession, gory, supernatural, cult, crimes, mind game, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Dario Argento's Phenomena (1985)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A young girl, with an amazing ability to communicate with insects, is transferred to an exclusive Swiss boarding school, where her unusual capability might help solve a string of murders.
Style: surreal, suspenseful, psychological, scary, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, school, investigation, serial killer, sleepwalking, disfigurement, supernatural, doctor, chimpanzee, supernatural ability, mind game ...
Time: 80s, twentieth century, year 1985, 20th century
Place: switzerland, europe, munich germany, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 3K
Jack's Back (1988)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young doctor is suspected when a series of Jack the Ripper copycat killings is committed. However, when the doctor himself is murdered, his identical twin brother claims to have seen visions of the true killer.
Style: slasher, serious, realistic, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: murder of a prostitute, police investigation, serial killer, prostitute, murder, woman in danger, psychopath, hypnosis, scalpel, twins, crime, wannabe ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: rough, atmospheric, sexual, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: voyeurism, serial killer, knife murder, mystery, rivalry, nudity (full frontal - brief), violence spree, riddles and clues, who done it, woman in danger, sexual relations, investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 6K
Immortality (1998)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A vampire in London is searching for the ideal woman to 'redeem' him.
Style: stylized, psychological, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: asthma, vampire, asthma attack, dangerous attraction, womanizer, murder, woman in danger, supernatural, crimes, couples, romance, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, asia, hong kong, europe, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Death Walks on High Heels (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, UK, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Exotic dancer Nicole finds herself terrorized by a black-clad assailant determined on procuring her murdered father's stolen gems. Fleeing Paris in hopes of evading her knife-wielding pursuer, Nicole arrives in England only to discover that ...
Style: suspense, cult film
Plot: masked killer, death, revenge, murder, stripper, serial killer, whodunit, female spy, jewel thief, heist, missing person, running ...
Place: paris france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Bloodstained Shadow (1978)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A murder mystery set on an island near Venice. A schoolgirl was murdered seven years ago, and the case was never solved; now, the murderer seems to be back.
Style: sexual, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized, rough ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, danger, whodunit, who done it, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, psychopath, couples, gory, amateur detective, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 60s, victorian era
Place: venice, europe, italy, turin italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.6
 61K
The Body (2012)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A woman’s body disappears mysteriously from the morgue without a trace. Police inspector Jaime Peña investigates the strange occurrence with the help of Álex Ulloa, the widower of the missing woman.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, mystery, crimes, investigation, missing person, uncover truth, morgue, haunted by the past, infidelity, adultery, love, spouse killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Double (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man is shot in an underground car-park by a mysterious bearded man. As he dies he recollects the events that led him to this situation, including adulterous liaisons and jealous envy.
Style: neurotic, non-linear, neo noir
Plot: tourist, interrupted sex, shooting, sunbathing, sexual attraction, camera shot of bare feet, jumping into water, sensuality, teenager, suspicion, physicist, shot to death ...
Place: rome italy, north africa, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Sleeping Car Murder (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Six people travel by train overnight from Marseilles to Paris. When the train arrives at its destination, one of the passengers, a girl, is found dead in a sleeping berth. The police led by Inspector Grazzi investigate the other five passengers, ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: investigation, murder, train, killer, murder witness, dog, police inspector, corpse, death, dead woman, telephone call, police ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Cutting Class (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: High school student Paula Carson's affections are being sought after by two of her classmates: Dwight, the "bad boy", and Brian, a disturbed young man who has just been released from a mental hospital where he was committed following ...
Style: slasher, serious, realistic, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, opposites attract, high school life, high school, woman in danger, murder, who done it, graphic violence, gory, teenage life, profanity ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Blade of the Ripper (1971)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Austria
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Newly married to an older man, Julie returns to Vienna, where a razor wielding slasher is killing women. Jean, her cruel and sadistic former lover, immediately contacts her, certain that only he can satisfy her strange vice. But she rejects him. She ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, disturbing, psycho film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, mystery killer, murder, obsession, woman in danger, love triangle, danger, mysterious character, cult, deadly, crimes, femme fatale ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: europe, austria, sicily, vienna, turin italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Heroes of Evil (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three teenagers, brought together from bullying, indulge in petty theft, sex and drugs. They inevitably realize they can resort to violence to take revenge on everyone who has humiliated them: students, teachers and other outcasts. One of them ...
Style: suspense, tense, touching, psychological, gay cinema ...
Plot: revenge, bullying, adolescence, juvenile delinquency, attempted murder, underage drinking, teenage sex, theft, prostitute, sociopathy, friends, caught stealing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
10 to Midnight (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the real-life Richard Speck murders, amoral, nearly psychotic killer Warren Stacey (Gene Davis) is a serial killer who has murdered a number of women; he stabs them while they are naked to minimize leaving any physical evidence. Police ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, vigilantism, sex maniac, nude woman murdered, vigilante, murder, danger, psychopath, revenge, police, killer, villain ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Weekend Murders (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A large family meet at the family estate for the reading of their father's will. Each expects to be the recipient of a tidy sum, but apart from the local constable and a few other small awards to the help, the entire estate goes to the favorite ...
Style: slasher, parody, psychotronic
Plot: razor, seductive behavior, telephone call, death by gunshot, widow, climbing a ladder, comedy of manners, missing person, death of son, sexual repression, pretending to be dead, priest ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Who Saw Her Die? (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Monaco, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young girl is brutally murdered somewhere in France. Sometime later, the same thing happens to the daughter of a well-known sculptor. This time the parents (the sculptor and his wife) start investigating, and soon find they are in way over their ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, scary, slasher ...
Plot: amateur detective, obsession, murder, serial killer, psychopath, sex maniac, mystery, investigation, mysterious character, mind game, danger, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, venice, europe, italy, vatican ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Case of the Scorpion's Tail (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
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: realistic, serious, scary, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, investigation, manipulation, serial killer, danger, stalking, mind game, passion, mask, hotel, millionaire, blackmail ...
Time: 70s
Place: greece, europe, london, england, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Ferpect Crime (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A playboy has the tables turned on him when he finds himself being used as a plaything by an undesirable woman in this black comedy from Spain.
Style: suspense, humorous, surreal, cynical, funny ...
Plot: murder, ambition, rivalry, store, salesman, crime, crimes, dangerous attraction, perfect crime, dark humor, satire, womanizer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%