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 Conversation
Drama, Mystery, Thriller
USA
113 min.
 7.9
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Most similar movies to Fever

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and psychological films with plots about crimes, murder, mystery, deadly, dishonesty, crime and law enforcement mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Fever: Whispers in the Dark (1992), An Occasional Hell (1996), Mirage (1965), The Intruder (1999), 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, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: amateur detective, college, mystery, mentally unstable, investigation, crime, mind game, obsession, doctors and patients, erotic thriller, psychiatrist, sex ...
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: murder, mystery, protagonist as suspect, college, love triangle, crime, crimes, deadly, suspect, disappearance, widow, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: south carolina
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System:   77%
    User:   69%
 
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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, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: private detective, mystery, manhunt, urban, skyscraper, mind game, amnesia, uncover truth, murder, memory loss, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city
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System:   63%
    User:   71%
 
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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, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: mystery, mentally unstable, manipulations, destructive relationship, isolation, crimes, deadly, ghost, couples, murder, immigrants, prodigy ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   47%
 
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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, realistic, mind bending, psychological
Plot: amateur detective, crime, mystery, mentally unstable, protagonist as suspect, split personality, legal investigation, obsession, manipulations, mental illness, psychology, police ...
Time: 90s
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System:   55%
    User:   48%
 
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological, mind bending
Plot: actor's life, mystery, mentally unstable, manipulations, vengeance, cons and scams, artists and showbiz, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry, power relations ...
Time: 90s
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System:   52%
    User:   56%
 
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, mystery, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, drug dealing, crime, going straight, rehabilitation, addiction, conspiracy, blackmail, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   56%
 
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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: serious, bleak, realistic, gloomy, suspenseful ...
Plot: parents and children, addiction, urban, crime, down on your luck, 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:   50%
    User:   48%
 
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, tense ...
Plot: murder, amateur detective, crime, witnessing a crime, mystery, investigation, stalking, obsession, isolation, voyeur, architect, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   53%
 
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, mystery, witnessing a crime, investigation, mind game, missing person, murder, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   50%
 
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, realistic, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, protagonist as suspect, school, investigation, manipulations, mind game, crime, mystery, estrangement, gay, amnesia, wealth ...
Time: 80s
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   50%
 
When Justice Fails
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A detective (Jeff Fahey) investigating the murders of two sex offenders gets involved with a beautiful district attorney (Marlee Matlin) who becomes a main suspect.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, crimes, mystery, deadly, law enforcement, legal, crime, gays and lesbians, romance, mute or deaf, investigation, track down ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   51%
 
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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, surprise ending, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, mystery, murder, crime, small town, police investigation, blindness, surveillance, obsession, vengeance, murder mystery, twists & turns ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   40%
 
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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, realistic, tense, 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:   42%
    User:   47%
 
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: serious, suspenseful, tense, psychological
Plot: amateur detective, mysterious character, crime, protagonist as suspect, investigation, mystery, legal investigation, manipulations, mind game, uncover truth, memory loss, murder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   46%
 
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Extramarital
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An aspiring writer gets involved in the investigation of her best friend after she is killed while having an affair.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexual, tense
Plot: investigation, protagonist as suspect, journalism, mystery, manipulations, infidelity, dangerous attraction, murder, love affair, love triangle, sexual relations, who done it ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   38%
 
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, realistic, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: crime, protagonist as suspect, crumbling marriage, suburbs, manipulations, dangerous attraction, infidelity, murder, teachers and students, crimes, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   42%
 
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, realistic, suspenseful, 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
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   44%
 
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: hospital, losing-it hero, mentally unstable, mental institution, mysterious character, serial killer, mystery, split personality, mental illness, mind game, murder, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   34%
 
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: serious, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: private detective, ocean or sea, mystery, protagonist as suspect, army investigation, crime, legal investigation, manipulations, murder, police investigation, riddles and clues, who done it ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
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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, realistic, atmospheric, mind bending ...
Plot: mystery, special agents, desert, police corruption, racism, crime, police investigation, native american reservation, drug smuggling, native american, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   33%
 
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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
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System:   40%
    User:   42%
 
No Strings Attached
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A renowned journalist becomes a suspect in a series of murders after he becomes intimately involved with a mysterious woman. In an attempt to clear his name, he tries to find a connection between his lover and the increasing number of dead bodies.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: femme fatale, mysterious character, journalism, mystery, manipulations, obsession, dangerous attraction, seduction, journalist, sexual fantasy, doctors and patients, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   44%
 
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Woman of Desire
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A yacht captain, Jack Lynch, is accused of murdering his boss and raping the victim's wife, Christina Ford. Nothing is how it first appears. Jack seeks the help of veteran attorney Walter J. Hill to help prove his innocence.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexual, tense ...
Plot: murder, island, dedicated lawyer, mystery, femme fatale, resort, protagonist as suspect, legal action, legal investigation, manipulations, yacht, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
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System:   39%
    User:   34%
 
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, realistic, tense, 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
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System:   39%
    User:   36%
 
The Cold Light of Day
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Netherlands, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A troubled detective befriends a single woman and her daughter with the intention of using them as bait for a serial killer.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, crimes, crime, deadly, law enforcement, mystery, child abuse, unlikely criminals, obsessive quest, police corruption, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   32%
 
Traces of Red
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jack, a Palm Beach detective, becomes involved in a case of multiple murders. All the women can be linked to Jack in some way. Jack and his partner have no leads, but numerous suspects. The murders continue, along with anonymous letters from the ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, sexual, suspenseful ...
Plot: femme fatale, mystery, reluctant partners, serial killer, crime, manipulations, dangerous attraction, murder, sexual relations, who done it, police investigation, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   37%
 
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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, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: femme fatale, serial killer, crime, protagonist as suspect, 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:   35%
 

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Fissure
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Still reeling from a personal tragedy, Detective Paul Grunning is sent on a routine call to a local professor's home. When things turn deadly, he must navigate a fractured reality to solve the mystery before it's too late.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: amateur detective, college, protagonist as suspect, crime, laboratory, legal investigation, mind game, mystery, police investigation, murder, uncover truth, riddles and clues ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   35%
    User:   41%
 
The Spanish Prisoner
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An employee of a corporation with a lucrative secret process is tempted to betray it. But there's more to it than that.
Style: clever, talky, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: betrayal, mystery, investigation, greed, neo noir, murder, twists & turns, plot twist, con artists, con men, dialogue, conspiracy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, caribbean, venezuela, manhattan new york city
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System:   33%
    User:   39%
 
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