Movies like Fever 1999

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Fever
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A struggling artist is implicated in a string of macabre murders.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic, atmospheric, gloomy, scary, tense, psychological, macabre
Plot: mentally unstable, urban, mysterious character, protagonist as suspect, crime, manipulations, mind game, mystery, murder, addiction, mental illness, voyeurism, estrangement, crimes, witnessing a crime, city life, deadly, dishonesty, police detective, apartment, neighbor, fever, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, artist ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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Mirage
Mystery, Thriller
USA
108 min.
 7.4
The Usual Suspects
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
USA, Germany
106 min.
 8.6
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Most similar movies to Fever

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and psychological films with plots about crimes, murder, mystery, deadly, dishonesty, crime and investigation mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Fever: Whispers in the Dark (1992), An Occasional Hell (1996), Mirage (1965), King of the Jungle (2000), Separate Lives (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Whispers in the Dark
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Psychiatrist Ann Hecker is ending one relationship and possibly starting an important new one, while finding that some of the sexual exploits her patients relate are weighing on her. Turning to a married friend from her research days for guidance, ...
Style: erotic, serious, sexual, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: amateur detective, mystery, mentally unstable, college, investigation, crime, mind game, obsession, doctors and patients, erotic thriller, sex, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   95%
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An Occasional Hell
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A former policeman-turned college professor of forensics, is asked by a widow to solve the murder of her unfaithful husband and the disappearance of his mistress who may have been linked to some drug dealers.
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: murder, protagonist as suspect, mystery, college, love triangle, crime, crimes, deadly, disappearance, widow, suspect, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   80%
 
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Mirage
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: New York City. David Stillwell struggles to recover his memory before the people who are trying to kill him succeed. Who is he, who are they, and why is he surrounded by murder?
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: private detective, mystery, urban, manhunt, skyscraper, mind game, amnesia, uncover truth, murder, memory loss, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   59%
 
King of the Jungle
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Seymore is a young man with the mind of a child. He loves three things in life: basketball, sneaking out for cigarettes, and his mother. But all life's simple pleasures are brutally torn from him when he witnesses his mother gunned down by a ...
Style: bleak, serious, gloomy, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: parents and children, urban, addiction, down on your luck, crime, drug abuse, mental illness, social decay, crimes, society, life is a bitch, best friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   58%
    User:   52%
 
 5.0
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Separate Lives
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The e-cop Tom Beckwith has just quit his police job in order to study psychology. But his professor, Lauren Porter, is more interested in his criminology abilities than in his progress in psychology. Because of traumatic circumstances during her ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic, psychological
Plot: crime, amateur detective, mystery, mentally unstable, protagonist as suspect, split personality, legal investigation, obsession, manipulations, mental illness, psychology, police ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   62%
 
Too Scared to Scream
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A killer of young women is loose in an exclusive apartment complex and a detective is out to stop him. The chief suspect is a Shakespeare-spouting doorman who lives with his invalid mother. Meanwhile, an undercover cop moves into the apartment ...
Style: serious, sexual, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Plot: slasher, crime, gory, amateur detective, serial killer, mystery, witnessing a crime, domestic disturbance, murder, manipulations, voyeurism, psychopath ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, manhattan, new york city
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System:   55%
    User:   52%
 
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Nightwatch
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A law student, who takes a job as a night watchman at a morgue, begins to discover clues that implicate him as the suspect of a series of murders.
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, suspense, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, investigation, crime, paranoia, drugs/alcohol, protagonist as suspect, prostitution, twists & turns, witnessing a crime, mind game ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   53%
 
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Fragment of Fear
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A reformed drug addict travels to Italy to find out who murdered his aunt.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, mystery, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, crime, drug dealing, going straight, rehabilitation, addiction, blackmail, conspiracy, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   47%
 
 6.3
 14K
Jennifer 8
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, tense, suspense, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: serial killer, mystery, murder, crime, small town, police investigation, surveillance, blindness, obsession, vengeance, murder mystery, twists & turns ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   62%
 
 5.0
 667
The Intruder
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Catherine meets Nick by accident and, after a whirlwind romance, the two get married and Catherine moves into Nick's apartment only that's the start of problems when an unseen intruder begins playing strange mind games with Catherine in an ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, gothic, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: mystery, mentally unstable, manipulations, destructive relationship, isolation, crimes, deadly, ghost, couples, murder, immigrants, prodigy ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   46%
 
Tough Guys Don't Dance
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Writer, ex-con and 40-something bottle-baby Tim Madden, who is prone to black-outs, awakens from a two-week bender to discover a pool of blood in his car.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, protagonist as suspect, school, investigation, manipulations, crime, mind game, mystery, estrangement, police chief, cancer, gay ...
Time: 80s
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   54%
 
Seduced by Madness: The Diane Borchardt Story
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 200 min.
Story: True crime story of a Wisconsin teacher's aide who hired teenaged students to murder her estranged husband.
Style: suspenseful, serious, gloomy, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: protagonist as suspect, crime, crumbling marriage, manipulations, suburbs, dangerous attraction, infidelity, murder, teachers and students, crimes, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   44%
 
My Sweet Killer
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Charlie is an introverted person getting out of prison. He feeds in an apartment and starts dreaming of the woman who died in this apartment. And his fantasies of this woman getting worse and worse.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: losing-it hero, hospital, mentally unstable, mental institution, mysterious character, mystery, serial killer, split personality, mental illness, mind game, murder, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   56%
 
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Affliction
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A small town policeman must investigate a suspicious hunting accident. The investigation and other events result in his slowly disintegrating mentally.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, psychological, serious, melancholic ...
Plot: small town, dysfunctional family, murder, violence, parents and children, father son relationship, character study, drinking, redemption, storytelling, violent, depression ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new hampshire, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   50%
 
When the Bough Breaks
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A police detective investigates the apparent serial killing of several children which is linked to an institutionalized, autistic child.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, tense ...
Plot: reluctant partners, serial killer, crime, supernatural ability, witnessing a crime, mystery, investigation, mind game, missing person, murder, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   38%
 
 5.4
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Playmaker
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A would-be actress uncovers horrifying files on other starlets.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, psychological, realistic
Plot: actor's life, mystery, mentally unstable, manipulations, vengeance, cons and scams, artists and showbiz, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry, power relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   47%
 
 5.6
 3K
Rear Window
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Modern remake of Rear Window in which the lead character is paralyzed and lives in a high-tech home filled with assistive technology.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, crime, amateur detective, witnessing a crime, mystery, investigation, stalking, obsession, isolation, architect, voyeur, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   46%
 
Unnatural Causes
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Roy Marsden returns as author P.D. James's indefatigable gumshoe, Inspector Adam Dalgliesh. This time, he's investigating the murder of a famous mystery writer whose body is found in the bottom of a dinghy on the Suffolk coast. To add a ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: ocean or sea, private detective, protagonist as suspect, mystery, army investigation, crime, legal investigation, manipulations, murder, police investigation, riddles and clues, who done it ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   49%
 
Movie in collections
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Freeze Frame
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sean Veil is an ultra paranoid murder suspect who takes to filming himself round the clock to provide an alibi, just in case he's ever accused of another crime. Problems arise however when the police do come calling and the one tape that can ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, crime, investigation, mind game, obsession, uncover truth, mystery, false accusation, dangerous attraction, alibi, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   39%
 
 5.0
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Everybody Wins
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A seemingly good Samaritan hires a private detective to prove a teen sitting in prison on a murder charge is innocent. His investigation discovers deep corruption in a Connecticut town and finds the woman isn't everything she is pretending to ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, gloomy, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: femme fatale, neo noir, mystery, mentally unstable, private detective, small town, protagonist as suspect, uncover truth, false accusation, frame up, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: connecticut, new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   45%
 
 5.6
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The Dark Wind
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An Indian police officer is mixed up in murder and drug smuggling on the reservation.
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: special agents, mystery, desert, police corruption, racism, crime, police investigation, native american reservation, drug smuggling, native american, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   36%
 
In the Electric Mist
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Lt. Dave Robicheaux, a detective in New Iberia, Louisiana, is trying to link the murder of a local hooker to New Orleans mobster Julie (Baby Feet) Balboni, who is co-producer of a Civil War film. At the same time, after Elrod Sykes, the star of the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, mystery, police investigation, serial killer, crime, murder mystery, investigation, special agents, corruption, justice, adaptation, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   38%
 
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Dead Sexy
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A female detective gets involved with a murder suspect in a series of serial killings.
Style: serious, sexual, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: femme fatale, serial killer, protagonist as suspect, crime, witnessing a crime, mystery, manipulations, murder, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   40%
 
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The Rosary Murders
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A killer of Detroit clergy confesses to a priest (Donald Sutherland), who turns sleuth because he cannot tell the police.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: amateur detective, clergy, protagonist as suspect, crime, church, serial killer, mystery, investigation, mind game, moral dilemma, uncover truth, murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   34%
 
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Shattered
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dan Merrick comes out from a shattering car accident with amnesia. He finds that he is married to Judith who is trying to help him start his life again. He keeps getting flashbacks about events and places that he can't remember. He meets pet ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, surprise ending, serious ...
Plot: private detective, mystery, amnesia, investigation, betrayal, chase, murder, memory loss, memory, twists & turns, hospital, secrets ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, oregon
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System:   36%
    User:   33%
 
 7.0
 12K
Sisters
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, psychological, disturbing, stylized, suspense ...
Plot: murder, mystery, insanity, twins, private detective, model, sisters, police investigation, voyeurism, hospital, obsession, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, tokyo, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   41%
 
The Murder Room
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The lease on the Dupayne Museum is almost up and under the terms of their father's will, all three of the Dupayne children must agree to continue or the museum is to close. Neville Dupayne is dead set against continuing the museum when the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: crime, amateur detective, museum, mystery, private detective, protagonist as suspect, investigation, legal investigation, manipulations, mind game, murder, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   32%
 
Jericho Mansions
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A murder in an old apartment building leads the superintendent to suspect everyone, and eventually himself, of the murder.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological
Plot: amateur detective, mysterious character, crime, protagonist as suspect, mystery, investigation, legal investigation, manipulations, mind game, uncover truth, memory loss, murder ...
Time: contemporary
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System:   35%
    User:   29%
 

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Slevin is mistakenly put in the middle of a personal war between the city’s biggest criminal bosses. Under constant watch, Slevin must try not to get killed by an infamous assassin and come up with an idea of how to get out of his current dilemma. ...
Style: clever, stylized, surprise ending, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, mistaken identity, assassin, murder, assassination, mystery, mafia, organized crime, hitman, revenge, violence, neo noir ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   34%
    User:   35%
 
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Tightrope
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, sexual, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, murder, investigation, police investigation, obsession, kidnapping, murder mystery, prostitution, surveillance, chase, corruption ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, los angeles, usa
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System:   34%
    User:   36%
 
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