Movies like Heartless 1997

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Heartless (1997)
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Heartless (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A shy young woman receives a heart transplant and undergoes a personality change that may be connected to the murdered donor.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: female director, operation, murder, heart transplant, personality change, woman shot in the forehead

Most similar movies to Heartless

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and psychotronic films with plots about murder, female director, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), crimes, psychopath and dishonesty mostly in Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Heartless: Vortex (1982), The Name of the Game Is Kill (1968), Pretty Little Dead Girl (2016), Who Killed Buddy Blue? (1995), Kiss Daddy Goodnight (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Vortex (1982)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A film noirish atmosphere is created to show detective Lunch (a popular underground musician and poet) plow her way through the plans of a corporate businessman who seeks government defense contracts through real "corporate wars" and the ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: female director, government corruption, corruption, murder
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95%
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: psychological thriller, psychological, surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: murder, desert, ghost town, countryside
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Danger of Love: The Carolyn Warmus Story (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Michael Carlin, a teacher, has been having an affair with a much younger fellow teacher Carolyn Warmus. When his wife is murdered, the police suspect him due to inconsistencies in his alibi, and no evidence points to anyone else.
Plot: femme fatale, female director, female teacher, adultery, murder, affair, police, female protagonist
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67%
Pretty Little Dead Girl (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Emma, the lucky recipient of a recent heart transplant, sets out to find the identity of her donor only to learn that it was her estranged cousin, who may have been murdered.
Plot: heart transplant, cousin, murder, female killer, assassin, female assassin, villainess, female villain, female murderer, woman kills woman
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62%
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Who Killed Buddy Blue? (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Detectives Munro and Sanders are assigned to investigate the murder of an adult film star named Buddy Blue. The hunk was actually killed during the shooting of an orgy scene.
Style: erotic
Plot: female director, eroticism, porn industry, porn star, murder, investigation, orgy, pornography, pubic hair, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), erotica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Kiss Daddy Goodnight (1987)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At night, baby-face Laura dresses up as a vamp and lets random guys at bars pick her up, just to drug and rob them later. But then someone starts stalking her, and a person close to her is killed.
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: murder, obsession, bar, love triangle, female protagonist, stalker
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Fiksi. (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alisha (Ladya Cheryl) never feel comfortable staying in her cool and spacious home until one day she meets Barry (Donny Alamsyah) who introduces her the meaning of love.
Plot: murder, female director, psychopath, building, suicide, telephone, writers, neighbor, apartment, gay, cello, bourgeoisie ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.3
 66
Legal Deceit (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sydney Banks learns the hard way that being driven and educated is not the path to success. With the help of Todd Hunter her career takes off. Sydney gets pulled into corporate blackmail and murder. With the help of boyfriend Derek, she begins her ...
Plot: murder, legal, law firm, lawyer, hostage, african american
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Visions of Murder (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jesse Newman is an ambitious psychologist in a therapy center. One day Gloria Hager appears in her office and starts telling about her husband, who beats her. But suddenly she runs out... When Jesse starts having visions of Gloria shortly after, she ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: stalker, clairvoyant, psychic, psychiatrist, murderer, paranormal phenomena, supernatural power, paranormal, supernatural, murder
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.2
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Hangman (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Death by noose. A nasty way to die if you're not dropped from a length, but instead just had the support kicked from beneath you. A series of murders like this is taking place, linked to a net-based game of 'Hangman', the words of ...
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, mind bending, atmospheric ...
Plot: crimes, police investigation, psychopath, police detective, serial killer, mysterious character, mind game, track down, dangerous attraction, false accusation, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Deadly Secret (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A real estate tycoon suddenly finds himself the victim of a blackmailer, who knows about his participation in the murder of a girl when he was a college student.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: blackmail, suspicion, dark secret, haunted by the past, lover lover relationship, past coming back to haunt, erotic thriller, college student, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, murder, blackmailer, flashback ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Rich Man's Wife (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A rich man's wife finds she has a bad prenuptial agreement with an even worse husband. Over drinks with a stranger, she fantasizes about doing her husband in to void the prenupt. The stranger decides to turn her imagination into reality much to ...
Style: tense, non-linear, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: murder, bar, police investigation, vengeance, crimes, manipulations, manipulation, couples, dangerous attraction, false accusation, mind game, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, london, australia, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Daddy's Gone A-Hunting (1969)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A mentally disturbed man stalks a woman who had once aborted the child he had fathered.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: cat, murder, mind game, stalking, abortion, revenge, federal bureau of investigation, maniac, baby, love, insanity, career woman ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Cover Girl Murders (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The scene is a remote tropical island, where several top swimsuit models converge for a magazine photo shoot, orchestrated by publisher Lee Majors. The girls are lovely, the scenery gorgeous, the weather couldn't be pleasanter. Only one hitch: ...
Plot: swimwear, murder, swimsuit, model, tropical island, revenge, bikini, photograph, cheating, modeling
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Twist of Fate (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A beautiful attorney's hunt for a serial killer is frustrated by his accomplice's twisted scheme to keep the killer free at all costs
Style: psychological, twists and turns, rough, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: serial killer, danger, rivalry, criminal heroes, dedicated lawyer, deadly, who done it, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, destiny, legal investigation, special agents ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Preacher's Mistress (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Single mother gets involved with a married preacher and framed for his wife's murder.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, suspense, serious
Plot: murder, married man, framed for murder, adultery, secret identity, betrayal, private investigator, mother daughter relationship, cheating wife, murder of wife, single mother, minister ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.5
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The List (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After being arrested for solicitation, a high-class prostitute threatens to make public a list of her best clients and someone resorts to murder to keep the list a secret. Meanwhile, the judge on the case struggles with his dilemma and one cop aims ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, realistic
Plot: murder, political corruption, prostitute, bait, courtroom, uncover truth, courtroom drama, fighting the system, deadly, crimes, legal, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Compelling Evidence (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Rick Stone is the world's biggest action star but unfortunately, he is also the prime suspect in his wife's death. He must enlist the help of a conniving tabloid reporter named Dana Fields and the trust of his mistress Stephanie to try and ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: attempted murder, lover, sex scene, adultery, hate, sexploitation, film within a film, nudity (full frontal - brief), lovers, exploitation, male female relationship, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 4.7
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Twisted Love (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Janna Riley is the awkward and shy girl nobody ever seems to notice. Not being able to live up to her mother's expectations of popularity, Janna walks through the school hallways alone, though her eyes are always on a certain football player, ...
Plot: hostage, murder, psychopath
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.5
 156
Deep Down (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young musician with a talent for all things electrical spies on his sexy neighbor with a penchant for skinny dipping in the pool in broad daylight and her obviously violent husband. He is so violent that in the opening sequence he murders a man ...
Plot: skinny dipping, murder, adultery, unfaithful wife, male nudity, breasts, sex scene, cheating wife, older woman younger man relationship, female nudity, voyeurism, woman on top
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Midnight Edition (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After interviewing a convicted killer, a reporter becomes obsessed with his mesmerizing subject. When his life is threatened, he comes to his senses, but it may be too late to save his family.
Style: neo noir
Plot: death row, reporter, newspaper, murder, escaped convict
Place: georgia, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.3
 107
French Silk (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Television movie about the murder of a televangelist, and the fashion company owner accused of the crime.
Plot: murder, love, investigation, fashion, erotica, magazine, suicide, womanizer, woman in bra and panties, woman in underwear, interracial relations
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Love, Cheat & Steal (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The beautiful Lauren gets married with an older man. She is unexpectedly confronted with her ex, an escaped criminal.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forced kiss, betrayal, dishonesty, femme fatale, revenge, crime, crimes, power relations, frame up, jail, vengeance, sexual content ...
Time: 90s
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Kill Me Twice (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman stages her own suicide but still lives in fear of her abusive ex-boyfriend tracking her down and stealing the son he never knew he had.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: abusive relationship, single mother, murder, estranged father, fight, runaway, personality change, murderer, secret identity, on the run, hidden identity, escape attempt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.5
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Body Shot (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Paparazzi photographer Mickey Dane is obsessed with elusive pop singer Chelsea, and his attempts to capture her on film often land him in trouble.
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: erotic thriller, erotica
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Marked for Murder (1990)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A snooty female production assistant and an eager gopher at a TV station are assigned by their boss to locate a mysterious cassette. They quickly find themselves framed for murder and pursued by government agents.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: murder, frame up, video cassette, agent, law enforcement, mystery, crimes, crime, deadly, dishonesty, government conspiracy, government ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Stripped to Kill 2: Live Girls (1989)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When the razor blade slasher begins his reign of terror in the alleys behind the Los Angeles strip clubs, the most famous stripper in the spotlight must walk a tightrope between her own fragile sanity and the inescapable murderer's blade.
Style: cult film, sequel to cult film, slasher
Plot: stripper, strip club, female director, extrasensory perception, neon sign, female nudity, erotica, murder, rain, death, redhead, razor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Primal Instinct (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Footage of a brutal murder becomes a feature on the internet.
Plot: bdsm, murder, bound and gagged, s&m, bondage, fbi, female stockinged legs, pantyhose, black pantyhose
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Face of Evil (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On her wedding night, twenty-year-old Darcy Palmer empties her fiancé's bank account and flees to New York City. Along the way, she tries robbing Brianne Dwyer, who's heading to a New England college for her freshman year, and ends up ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: female director, artist, teenage girl, college student, stolen identity, roommate, college, painter, murder, psychopath
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 3.5
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Identical (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Identical twins are born, one is good and one is evil. They need each-other to exist, but they deeply resent the others existence. They both fall in love with the same woman. A love triangle forms which leads to murder.
Plot: sibling, twin, sex, murder, love, twins
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%