Movies like The Unfaithful Wife

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The Unfaithful Wife (1969)
 7.4
 4K
The Unfaithful Wife (1969)
Original name: La Femme infidèle
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 ends with the husband bludgeoning the author to death and then calmly disposing of the evidence. When Hélène is questioned about Victor's murder, she discovers on her own that her husband is guilty. Instead of turning him in, Hélène is so thrilled that Charles cares so deeply about her that she is more in love with him than ever before.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, sexy, cynical, erotic, tense, light ...
Plot: infidelity, extramarital affair, investigation, mystery, adultery, murder, cheating wife, marriage, husband wife relationship, dysfunctional marriage, family problems, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couple relations, love and romance, suburban life, couples, love affair, breakup, unsupportive spouse, private investigator, private detective, crimes, writers, car accident ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, paris france, versailles

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Most similar movies to The Unfaithful Wife

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about couples, infidelity, dishonesty, crimes, murder, love and romance and adultery mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like The Unfaithful Wife: Unfaithful (2002), Wedding in Blood (1973), The Butcher (1970), Dirty Hands (1975), Tangled (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
 89K
Unfaithful (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Connie is a wife and mother whose 11-year marriage to Edward has lost its sexual spark. When Connie literally runs into handsome book collector Paul, he sweeps her into an all-consuming affair. But Edward soon becomes suspicious and decides to ...
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, romantic, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, adultery, cheating wife, hot and sexy, older woman younger man relationship, husband wife relationship, extramarital affair, dangerous attraction, sexual obsession, marital infidelity, lust, passion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, grand central station manhattan new york city, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Wedding in Blood (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lucienne Delamare and Pierre Maury are having an affair. Lucienne's husband Paul is the mayor, and a French deputy. Pierre's wife Clotilde has been weak and sickly for years. Lucienne's husband holds no excitement for her, and he is ...
Style: neo noir, slasher, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: affair, manipulation, wedding, politics, unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, unlikely criminals, legal investigation, dishonesty, dull life, couples ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 9K
The Butcher (1970)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship between a dour, working class butcher and a repressed schoolteacher coincides with a grisly series of Ripper-type murders in a provincial French town.
Style: suspenseful, neo noir, cynical, sexy, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, small town, investigation, mystery, crimes, obsession, butcher, cave painting, child murder, time travel, haunted by the past ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 2K
Dirty Hands (1975)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Saint Tropez. Julie Wormser and her lover, writer and neighbour Jeff Marle, plan the murder of her wealthy husband Louis, an impotent who drinks a lot. She hits him, and leaves the rest of the task to Jeff. Julie finds herself alone the following ...
Style: realistic, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, murder, mind game, uncover truth, mystery, betrayal, dangerous attraction, alcohol abuse, crime gone awry, dishonesty, crimes, legal investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: saint tropez, riviera, provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.5
 3K
Tangled (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young man is found bruised, beaten and stumbling down a secluded road. As the police try to piece together what happened, the convoluted relationship between a young woman and her two suitors gradually emerges.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dangerous attraction, love triangle, missing person, investigation, obsession, police investigation, uncover truth, psychopath, mysterious character, mind game, teenage life, couples ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.2
 473
Body Chemistry (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A research project on sexual response leads two doctors into an affair where their deepest passions and darkest fantasies are revealed.
Style: sexy, erotic, psychological, suspenseful, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, fatal attraction, erotica, seduction, obsession, laboratory, love triangle, love affair, dangerous attraction, mental illness, sexual relations, stalking ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Reflections in a Golden Eye (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Bizarre tale of sex, betrayal, and perversion at a military post.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, suspense ...
Plot: military, voyeurism, marriage, obsession, infidelity, gay, soldier, couples, mentally unstable, gender, unfulfillment, sexual dysfunction ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 5K
Lemming (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: After the death of his boss's wife, a young engineer faces the sudden psychological metamorphosis of his own wife, seemingly possessed by the soul of the deceased...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: extramarital affair, cuckold, infidelity, suicide, love affair, couples, dishonesty, crimes, couple relations, housewife, suburban life, estranged couple ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Flower of Evil (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three generations of a wealthy Bordeaux family are caught in the crossfire when Anne decides to run for mayor, thanks to a political pamphlet that revives an old murder scandal.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, suspense, clever ...
Plot: incest, crimes, haunted by the past, womanizer, bourgeoisie, forbidden love, murder, parents and children, politics, society, family problems, infidelity ...
Place: vichy, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Perfect Murder (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Millionaire industrialist Steven Taylor is a man who has everything but what he craves most: the love and fidelity of his wife. A hugely successful player in the New York financial world, he considers her to be his most treasured acquisition. But ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, sexy, surprise ending, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, betrayal, murder, extramarital affair, love affair, crimes, perfect crime, blackmail, jealousy, violent husband, plan gone awry, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, brooklyn new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Weight of Water (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A newspaper photographer, Jean, researches the lurid and sensational axe murder of two women in 1873 as an editorial tie-in with a brutal modern double murder. She discovers a cache of papers that appear to give an account of the murders by an ...
Style: sexy, psychological, tricky, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: incest, investigation, murder, infidelity, mystery, crimes, island, amateur detective, dangerous attraction, family problems, couples, sexual relations ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, 2000s, 1870s, victorian era
Place: san francisco, maine, new hampshire, norway, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Trois 2: Pandora's Box (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Stuck in a dull marriage, successful shrink Mia DuBois follows a patient's advice and exposes her wild side at a private underground club, where she meets a handsome stranger and begins an affair that may cost her more than just her husband.
Style: erotic, tense, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: extramarital affair, infidelity, murder, nightclub, manipulation, love affair, who done it, dangerous attraction, crimes, femme fatale, mysterious character, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 5K
Dream Lover (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ray is young, charming, successful and the owner of a prosperous architect company. However, he has recently gone trough a very painful divorce. His friends try to cheer him up by showing him the positive sides of being single but for Ray marriage ...
Style: sexy, serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, marriage, betrayal, femme fatale, architect, paranoia, murder, mystery, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Lured Innocence (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A reporter sent to cover a murder trial discovers a web of deceit stemming from a torrid affair.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: crimes, small town life, infidelity, extramarital affair, obsession, investigation, family problems, who done it, couple relations, couples, journalism, femme fatale ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.9
 14K
Final Analysis (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Barr is a psychiatrist who falls in love with the sister of one of his clients. She's beautiful and married to a gangster. She hates her husband but is unable to escape from him.
Style: suspenseful, neo noir, sexy, erotic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: psychiatrist, murder, extramarital affair, lust, betrayal, femme fatale, doctor patient relationship, gangsters, lighthouse, manipulation, mystery, courtroom ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.7
 282
Other Voices (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Phil and Anna are a young, married couple, who begin to suspect one other of an affair. When a shady private investigator gets involved in their relationship, things begin to spin out of control, in this turn-of-the-millennium thriller.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological ...
Plot: infidelity, private detective, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, family problems, couples, love and romance, unsupportive spouse, crimes, stalking, city life, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Table for One (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A wife, her two-timing husband and a flirting neighbor are unpredictable competitors in a warped game that turns into a life-or-death affair.
Style: sexy, erotic, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: home invasion, mind game, murder, infidelity, wedding, family problems, couples, rivalry, love and romance, dishonesty, crimes, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
 15K
Night Moves (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Private detective and former football player Harry Moseby gets hired on to what seems a standard missing person case, as a former Hollywood actress whose only major roles came thanks to being married to a studio mogul wants Moseby to find and return ...
Style: neo noir, cynical, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: private detective, missing person, investigation, murder, infidelity, mystery, crimes, manipulation, loneliness, crime gone awry, complex characters, espionage ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, florida, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Under Suspicion (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the late 1950s, British police officer Tony Aaron resigns from the force after sleeping with Hazel, wife of the man whose house he was supposed to guard. In his new job as a fake private investigator, he helps couples get divorces by ...
Style: neo noir, serious, psychological, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: private detective, adultery, crimes, divorce, murder, investigation, police investigation, law enforcement, uncover truth, betrayal, vengeance, who done it ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1959
Place: england, europe, brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.6
 96K
Blood Simple (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The owner of a seedy small-town Texas bar discovers that one of his employees is having an affair with his wife. A chaotic chain of misunderstandings, lies and mischief ensues after he devises a plot to have them murdered.
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, cynical, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: private detective, extramarital affair, crime gone awry, adultery, murder, infidelity, hitman, crimes, betrayal, murder mystery, gunfight, visceral ...
Time: year 1984, 20th century, 80s
Place: texas, austin texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Merci pour le Chocolat (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A mystery set in the environs of Lausanne concerning several plots which wind their way through the elegant homesteads of a couple of well-heeled French-Swiss denizens. Mika is the couture-attired, oh-so-perfect head of Muller Chocolates--a company ...
Style: psychological, enigmatic, tense, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: mystery, chocolate, haunted by the past, unlikely criminals, investigation, love and romance, couple relations, parents and children, family life, infidelity, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: switzerland, europe, los angeles, usa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Separate Lies (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A cyclist is killed, swiped by a Range Rover in a village lane. James and Anne Manning become involved because the victim is the husband of their cleaner, Maggie. James, a solicitor in the city, soon comes to suspect William Bule, a millionaire ...
Style: suspense, emotional, twists and turns, psychological, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: murder, infidelity, depression, family problems, investigation, introspection, society, crumbling marriage, love and romance, betrayal, crimes, adultery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.2
 2K
The Breach (1970)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France, Italy, Belgium
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An innocent woman falls prey to the machinations of her abusive husband, his wealthy father, and a shady family friend.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: female nudity, domestic violence, lesbianism, lsd, child abuse, time travel, intrigue, small community, legal action, mentally challenged, crimes, legal ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 5.5
 4K
Murder (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Simran and Sudhir Saigal have been married for several years, and are settled in Bangkok, Thailand. They live a fairly harmonious but busy lives, and have a child, a son. When Sudhir returns unexpectedly, he finds his wife is having an affair with ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, mind bending, erotic ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, extramarital affair, lovers reunited, adultery, private detective, crimes of passion, couples, dishonesty, investigation, love and romance, erotica ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.9
 2K
Betrayal (1983)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Pinter's semi-autobiographical play examining the surprise attraction, shy first steps, gradual flowering, and treasonous deception of a woman's extramarital affair with her husband's best friend; the entire story is told from the ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, talky, tense ...
Plot: unfulfillment, love triangle, betrayal, dishonesty, infidelity, friends, crimes, autobiography, rivalry, adultery, affair, publisher ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
A Girl Cut in Two (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Gabrielle Deneige is an independent, ambitious TV weather girl torn between her love of a distinguished author several decades her senior, and the attentions of a headstrong, potentially unstable young suitor. An unspoken past between the two men ...
Style: semi serious, tense, sexy, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, love triangle, extramarital affair, mistress, dishonesty, love and romance, dangerous attraction, infidelity, wife, wedding, couples, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, portugal, lisbon portugal, lyon
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.5
 466
Deceit (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man returns to his hometown after his father's death and soon enters into an affair with the wife of his old best friend.
Style: psychological, serious, tense, suspenseful, erotic ...
Plot: infidelity, destructive relationship, friendship, love affair, dangerous attraction, obsession, manipulation, tragic love, sexual relations, love and romance, dishonesty, stalking ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
 2K
Betty (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When Betty is caught en flagrante, her bourgeois in-laws and husband force a divorce settlement upon her and bar her from seeing her two daughters. She is rescued from an alcoholic stupor by Laure, a middle-aged woman who takes Betty to her hotel ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: girl, alcohol abuse, performer's life, strong female presence, hotel, down on your luck, dysfunctional family, infidelity, friendship, destructive relationship, human nature, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
 74K
Derailed (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When two married business executives having an affair are blackmailed by a violent criminal, they are forced to turn the tables on him to save their families.
Style: suspenseful, surprise ending, rough, serious, twist ending ...
Plot: infidelity, blackmail, dangerous attraction, adultery, betrayal, crimes, family in danger, disorder, police investigation, couples, rape, deception ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.2
 685
Night Eyes (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Beverly Hills home-security guard is seduced by a rock star's wife he monitors by video.
Style: sexy, realistic, rough, suspenseful, erotic ...
Plot: femme fatale, infidelity, rock star, investigation, crimes, crumbling marriage, sexual relations, dishonesty, love and romance, witnessing a crime, law enforcement, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%