Movies like Grave Misconduct

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Grave Misconduct (2008)
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Grave Misconduct (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A fledgling mystery writer sees an opportunity to advance her career after the death of a novelist/friend but faces dire consequences when a series of vicious murders occur, implicating her.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, book, librarian, library, murder, death of friend

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, tense and surprise ending films with plots about murder, serial killer, investigation, crimes, deadly, mystery and police mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like Grave Misconduct: As Good as Dead (1995), Reflections in Black (1975), Fear (1990), Reaper (2000), Listen (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
As Good as Dead (1995)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Susan switches identities with her new friend Nicole, so that Nicole can pay for her medical bills with Susan's insurance. Then Susan finds herself trapped in her new identity when Nicole ends up dead under questionable circumstances.
Plot: murder, body swapping, secret identity, black pantyhose, brother, father, hospital, secret, pantyhose, female stockinged legs
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Reflections in Black (1975)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman dressed in black is murdering young women. The police question lawyer Anselmi for whom one of the girls worked as a secretary, and it turns out that all the victims were friends of lawyer's wife Leonora.
Style: cult film
Plot: murder, serial killer, razor, whodunit, promiscuity, dead woman, lesbian, murder victim, lesbianism, female nudity, female homosexuality
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 6.1
 1K
Fear (1990)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Psychic Ally Sheedy helps police solve murders by mentally linking with the murderer. Then she discovers a murderer with the same talent - who wants to share the fear of his victims with her!
Style: suspenseful, psychological, bleak, serious, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, police, stalking, supernatural ability, rivalry, amateur detective, deadly, witnessing a crime, crimes, mind game ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 4.7
 246
Reaper (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Horror novelist Luke Sinclair retreats to a small town to finish writing his latest book. A young woman is murdered in the woods nearby, in circumstances similar to those in his bestselling novel, "Reaper". Faced with increasing pressure ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, motel, investigation, writer's block, sheriff, alcohol abuse, sexual murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 4.9
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Listen (1996)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young woman thinks one of her neighbors in her apartment building is a serial killer and begins to suspect both her current boyfriend and former girlfriend of being the killer.
Style: sexual, suspenseful, sexy, mind bending, erotic ...
Plot: serial killer, phone sex, telephone, breakup, gays and lesbians, crime, mystery, dishonesty, crimes, couples, vengeance, who done it ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.9
 87
Disposable (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: What if a man with a mental condition, living in a fantasy world and detached from all emotional responsibility, is in real life the prime suspect for a series of murders targeting young women? Bill Thompson awakens to reality when forced to ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, power, car accident, knife, wealth, murder of a woman, political conspiracy, stabbing, election
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 2.8
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After Midnight (2014)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When an exotic dancer is murdered at a seedy strip club, her sister Constance, a TV newscaster, goes undercover to find the killer. While working at the club, she quickly realizes that everyone is a suspect and that other dancers are being targeted. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, captivating, surprise ending
Plot: murder, investigation, serial killer, undercover, stripper, working undercover, amateur detective, uncover truth, vengeance, deadly, rivalry, loss of sister ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 4.6
 126
Midnight Fear (1991)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A sheriff tracks down a killer who skinned a woman alive.
Style: twists and turns, surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, bikini, investigation, murder, taking a shower, brother brother relationship, swimming pool, plot twist, hostage situation, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Evil Judgment (1984)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A girl starts her own investigation after the police fail to catch a local serial killer.
Plot: murder, slasher, serial killer, maniac, corruption, violence, mansion, country, justice, investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.8
 1K
Snapdragon (1993)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An erotic amnesiac lures a police psychologist into a world of lust and danger.
Style: erotic, tense, psychological, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, seduction, murder, serial killer, police, investigation, danger, law enforcement, who done it, deadly, crime, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.7
 253
Dead on Sight (1994)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A psychic woman has visions of the Clock Killer's past and future murders.
Plot: anxiety attack, violin, hypnotism, drinking, crucifix, caressing, classroom, diner, female nudity, crying, serial killer, dream ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.4
 222
Cover Me (1995)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Police are stymied when a serial killer begins hacking up nude models all over L.A. In desperation, they hire sexy ex-policewoman Holly Jacobsen to do a little undercover work. At first her boyfriend Bobby Colter, also a cop, agrees to the plan, but ...
Style: psychological thriller, cult film
Plot: serial killer, nude photo shoot, mind game, erotic thriller, striptease, murder investigation, chief of police, escort, police partner, police officer killed, female police officer, undercover ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.4
 13K
Switchback (1997)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: FBI agent Dennis Quaid tries to catch a serial killer who kidnapped his son.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, surprise ending, rough, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, murder, vengeance, crimes, crime, missing person, law enforcement, hitchhiker, murder mystery, train, police investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The List of Adrian Messenger (1963)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A writer named Adrian Messenger believes a series of apparently unrelated "accidental" deaths are actually linked murders. He asks his friend Anthony Gethryn, recently retired from MI5, to help clear up the mystery. However, ...
Style: serious, realistic, enigmatic, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, british intelligence, investigation, danger, mystery, crime, crimes, hidden identity, world war two veteran, plane crash, disguise ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, burma
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Name of the Game Is Kill (1968)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A desert family offers a traveling stranger its hospitality, but the stranger doesn't realize exactly what they have in store for him.
Style: psychotronic, psychological, surprise ending, psychological thriller
Plot: murder, desert, ghost town, countryside
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Lust for Vengeance (2001)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five women obsessed with sex & drugs pay for their sins.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, rough, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, mysterious man, friendship, female victim, murder, obsession, revenge, danger, voyeurism, sadist, fear, black gloves ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.3
 226K
Identity (2003)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Complete strangers stranded at a remote desert motel during a raging storm soon find themselves the target of a deranged murderer. As their numbers thin out, the travelers begin to turn on each other, as each tries to figure out who the killer is.
Style: suspenseful, twist ending, mind bending, surprise ending, psycho film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder mystery, dissociative identity disorder, motel, psychiatrist, investigation, split personality, psychology, stranded, isolation, coincidence, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, nevada, united states, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.0
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Winter Kill (1974)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Someone is shooting the residents of a mountain resort town. Sheriff McNeill (Andy Griffith) must figure out the connection that links the victims and find the sniper before he (or she) kills again, and before the town council relieves him of duty
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, scary ...
Plot: murder, sniper, ski resort, death of pregnant woman, deadly, crimes, danger, police investigation, fighting crime, serial killer, mystery, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 6.4
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Murder 101 (1991)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Charles Lattimore, an author of a book about a famous murder trial, arranges to meet with one of his students one night. When the student is found murdered and Lattimore has no alibi, he suspects he is being framed by the subject of his book.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, realistic, tense, serious ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, investigation, dishonesty, frame up, police corruption, who done it, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, false accusation, deadly, mystery ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Poison (2000)
Genre: Thriller, Mystery
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Traci is a devious teenage girl who befriends and kills anyone who comes between her and her mother, Dana, a failed movie actress who lies for and protects Traci.
Style: psychological, serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: psychopath, murder, serial killer, obsession, teenage life, parents and children, family relations, mind game, youth, crimes, deadly, mystery ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 2K
Mercy (2000)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Detective Catherine Palmer (Ellen Barkin) is on the trail of an elusive serial killer. During her investigation she meets Vickie Kittrie (Peta Wilson), who belongs to an exclusive club of women who engage in secret sessions of bondage and ...
Style: erotic, psychological, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, lesbianism, serial killer, voyeurism, investigation, s&m, mind game, bondage, femme fatale, law enforcement, mystery, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Killing Jar (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A stranger armed with a shotgun takes seven patrons hostage in a remote roadside diner. But as the body count increases, the desperate survivors discover that one of the hostages may be even more dangerous than their captor.
Style: serious, tense, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, diner, hostage, serial killer, crime gone awry, confined, hostages, isolation, rivalry, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A famous fashion photographer develops a disturbing ability to see through the eyes of a killer.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder mystery, serial killer, photographer, stalking, mystery, police investigation, supernatural, police detective, nightmare comes true, danger, supernatural ability, foreknowledge ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Blood Widow (2020)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A modern telling of an ancient genre. A serial killer is terrorizing Arizona with the police in hot pursuit. What the police don't know is that a mysterious group are also pursuing the same killer to stop the killer from unleashing an evil like ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, bleak, psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, slasher, vampire, supernatural, cult, murder, brutality, secret organization, strong violent content, psychopath, supernatural power, investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Presumed Innocent (1990)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Life takes a nasty twist for D.A. Rusty Sabich when the woman he has been romantically involved with is murdered. He is assigned to investigate the case, but is soon charged with the murder.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, murder, mistress, lawyer, infidelity, investigation, mystery, crimes, crime, dedicated lawyer, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.5
 87
Still Life (1990)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The alleys of downtown Manhattan become a modern killing field when corpses begin turning up, disfigured and gruesomely posed to appear as pieces of art.In the frightening climate of the "Art Killer", Peter Sherwood, a struggling musician, ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: news report, video, musician, serial killer, homicide detective, publicity stunt, suicide, female reporter, strip club, answering machine, reporter, murder ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 2K
Nemesis Game (2003)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, New Zealand, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sara Novak is an introverted college student with a few skeletons in her closet. Shying away from classmates, she prefers to spend time with Vern, an older comic store owner who shares her passion for mind games and riddles. But when the riddles she ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: mind game, murder, uncover truth, investigation, danger, riddles and clues, obsession, dangerous attraction, college, serial killer, woman in danger, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.8
 4K
Who's There? (1999)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While alone in the house, a woman hears news of serial killer on the loose. And then a stranger rings the doorbell...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, serious, psychological thriller
Plot: serial killer, woman in danger, crimes, confined, deadly, danger, rain, female protagonist, psychopath, thunderstorm, one night, murder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.8
 263
Bodily Harm (1995)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Homicide cop Rita Cates takes a murder case where the victim is a Las Vegas stripper. The investigation immediately takes a perverse turn when she discovers the prime suspect: a psychotic ex-cop with whom she once had a torrid affair. That initial ...
Style: twist ending
Plot: murder, striptease, sex scene, affair, police station, dagger, getting away with murder, female police officer, ex cop, police, police officer, stripper ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
 247
The Sovereign (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: For two months a serial killer has been terrorizing the city of St. Petersburg. Every Wednesday a girl between 9 and 12 years old is the victim. The brutality of the maniac plunges city residents into horror. Parents are afraid of leaving their ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: investigation, obsession, murder, whodunit, serial killer, death, maniac, suburbs, child murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%