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Hungry Wives (1972)
 5.6
 3K
Hungry Wives (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A bored, unhappy suburban housewife gets mixed up in witchcraft and murder.
Style: scary, psychological, atmospheric, mind bending, gloomy, serious, realistic, contemplative, cult film
Plot: witch, witchcraft, housewife, nightmare, religions or cults, supernatural ability, infidelity, suburbs, family problems, couples, curses spells and rituals, suburban life, crumbling marriage, strong female presence, woman in danger, wizards and magicians, female nudity, sex scene, swing, card playing, pantyhose, full moon, blood, piano, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 70s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, psychological, suspenseful and scary films with plots about couples, supernatural, danger, female nudity, family problems, husband wife relationship and unfulfillment mostly in Drama, Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Hungry Wives: Martin (1977), Sexual Magic (2001), Spirit Lost (1996), Rosemary's Baby (1968), Limbo (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Martin (1977)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Martin sedates women with a syringe full of narcotics and then slices their wrists with a razor blade so he can drink their blood. Martin, who comes to live with his uncle and cousin in the dying town of Braddock, Pennsylvania, has romantic ...
Style: cult film, surreal, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: vampire, radio show, murder, supernatural, curse, hidden identity, teenage life, crimes, golden years, socially awkward, violence, serial killer ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: pittsburgh, usa, romania
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95%
 5.3
 149
Sexual Magic (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young woman named Nina sees her life slowly unravel after her new roommates, a coven of witches, alter her perceptions in this erotic thriller.
Style: suspenseful, serious, erotic, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: witch, supernatural, woman in danger, couples, danger, supernatural ability, estate, curses spells and rituals, male female relationship, sexploitation, witchcraft, coven ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 4.6
 154
Spirit Lost (1996)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: John Chapman and his beautiful wife Willie have just moved into a seaside village on the North Carolina coast. But they quickly discover that their quaint new house already has a long-standing tenant. Built 200 years ago by a philandering sea ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, sexual, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: haunted house, island, pregnancy, ghost, supernatural, danger, supernatural ability, performer's life, dangerous attraction, love triangle, femme fatale, sexual content ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 8.0
 201K
Rosemary's Baby (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A young couple moves into an infamous New York apartment building to start a family. Things become frightening as Rosemary begins to suspect her unborn baby isn't safe around their strange neighbors.
Style: surreal, psychological, gothic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: satanic cult, losing-it hero, mystery, witch, devil, mind game, hallucination, woman in danger, pregnancy, demonic possession, supernatural, dreams ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1965, year 1966
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 6.0
 483
Limbo (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Sonia arrives in Trinidad with her two children to join her husband Jo who is working as an oil engineer. On the surface she lives a life of luxury in a large houses with servants. The days are uneventful and blend together into an everlasting ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: introspection, infidelity, couples, family problems, unfulfillment, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, social relations, monastery, strong female presence, female director, crab ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Satan's School for Girls (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young woman enrolls at an all-girls college in New England to investigate her sister's suicide and is slowly lured into a witchcraft cult by a quartet of students wanting to make her their fifth member of their evil circle.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: loss of sister, college, amateur detective, supernatural, mystery, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, religions or cults, danger, death in the family, witch, secret movement ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Set at the turn of the century, this is the tale of Ellen Rimbauer who just received this mysterious mansion as a wedding gift from her new husband...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, serious, scary
Plot: haunted house, ghost, mystery, losing-it hero, uncover truth, deadly, mysterious character, supernatural, dangerous attraction, afterlife, infidelity, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.2
 763
The Heirloom (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Taiwanese man returns to the island after years abroad when he inherits a house; when he and his fiancé move in, strange things start to happen.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, inheritance, haunted by the past, supernatural, danger, deadly, family problems, family relations, domestic disturbance, curses spells and rituals, estate, family secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: taipei
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 6.7
 4K
The Shout (1978)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A traveller by the name of Crossley, forces himself upon a musician and his wife in a lonely part of Devon, and uses the aboriginal magic he has learned to displace his host.
Style: atmospheric, offbeat, psychological, surreal, captivating ...
Plot: small town, mental institution, nudity (full frontal - brief), composer, cricket the game, domestic disturbance, mysterious character, danger, couple relations, countryside, curses spells and rituals, graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.1
 691
3 Backyards (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An executive, a housewife and a youngster spend a day in their Long Island suburban town during the course of one curious autumn day afternoon.
Style: realistic, psychological, atmospheric, serious, tense ...
Plot: society, estrangement, dull life, couples, human nature, suburbs, couple relations, lifestyle, unfulfillment, multiple storylines, one day, innocence lost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
 10K
Magic (1978)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A ventriloquist is at the mercy of his vicious dummy while he tries to renew a romance with his high school sweetheart.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: alter ego, mental illness, rise and fall, toys, split personality, telepathy, objects come to life, deadly, evil doll, couple relations, childhood sweetheart, ventriloquist dummy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Happy Ending (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The triumphs and failures of middle age as seen through the eyes of runaway American housewife Mary Wilson (Jean Simmons), a woman who believes that ultimate reality exists above and beyond the routine procedures of conscious, uninspired, everyday ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, touching, suspenseful ...
Plot: midlife crisis, dysfunctional family, couples, unfulfillment, unsupportive spouse, love and romance, crumbling marriage, impossible love, couple relations, estrangement, family problems, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 60s
Place: bahamas, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.4
 27K
Possession (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A young woman left her family for an unspecified reason. The husband determines to find out the truth and starts following his wife. At first, he suspects that a man is involved. But gradually, he finds out more and more strange behaviors and ...
Style: surreal, psychological, atmospheric, controversial, mind bending ...
Plot: hysteria, obsession, sexual perversion, perversion, monster, supernatural, family problems, infidelity, marriage crisis, insanity, surrealism, husband wife estrangement ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: germany, berlin germany, west berlin west germany, europe, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.7
 15K
The Entity (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Barbara Hershey stars as Carla Moran, a hard-working single mother until the night she is raped in her bedroom by someone - or something - that she cannot see. Despite skeptical psychiatrists, she is repeatedly attacked in her car, in the bath, and ...
Style: psychological, scary, disturbing, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, demon rape, invisibility, sexual abuse, ghost, supernatural, sexual humiliation, woman in danger, single parent, good versus evil, serial rapist, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Rain People (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A housewife who feels trapped leaves home and takes up with a hitchhiker.
Style: sincere, psychological, disturbing, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: pregnancy, on the road, starting over, runaway, housewife, hitchhiker, pregnant woman, feminism, society, unfulfillment, hopes, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Family Portraits: A Trilogy of America (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Three narratives ("Cutting Moments," "Home" and "Prologue") combine to create a shocking trilogy of modern American life, a portrait drawn with brushstrokes of hidden violence and disturbing cruelty. Directed by Douglas ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, social decay, family problems, society, life is a bitch, couple relations, family life, americana, sexual abuse, family in crisis, husband wife relationship, child molester ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Antichrist (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An Italian nobleman seeks help after his paralyzed daughter becomes possessed by the spirit of a malevolent ancestress.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, suspense, scary ...
Plot: reincarnation, danger, paralysis, inquisition, past, faith, supernatural, ghost, losing-it hero, deadly, supernatural ability, haunted by the past ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.1
 1K
Open Window (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The engagment between a struggling photographer and an assistant professor is marred by an act of violence.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: dysfunctional family, introspection, family problems, couples, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, haunted by the past, couple relations, family in crisis, vegetarian, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 5.8
 402
Domestic Life (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Juliette was simply not sure about coming to live in this residential suburb of the greater Paris metropolitan area. All the women here are in their forties, have children to raise, houses to keep and husbands who return home late at night.Today she ...
Style: suspense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: suburbs, murder, family life, relationship vs career, friends, social relations, couples, family relations, suburban life, couple relations, parents and children, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.4
 364
Jake's Closet (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jake's Closet takes you back through childhood in a suspenseful and deeply moving story that dives deep into the mind of a little boy under the stress of a fractured family.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: zombie, family relations, supernatural ability, supernatural, danger, couples, family problems, domestic disturbance, crumbling marriage, breakup, illusion, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Heart of Midnight (1988)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman who is getting back on her feet after a mental breakdown, Carol Rivers discovers that her late uncle has left her a rundown nightclub. Carol decides to renovate the venue, but, in the process, uncovers dark secrets about the club and ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: nightclub, police, mental illness, haunted by the past, mentally unstable, life is a bitch, family problems, hallucination, female protagonist, rape, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 14K
Safe (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Carol, a typical upper middle-class housewife, begins to complain of vague symptoms of illness. She "doesn't feel right," has unexplained headaches, congestion, a dry cough, nosebleeds, vomiting, and trouble breathing. Her family ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, bleak, thought provoking, atmospheric ...
Plot: contamination, quarantine, housewife, desert, allergy, illness, retreat, psychiatrist, suburbs, medicine, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.7
 460
The Turning (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gillian Anderson in her first ever screen role. Anderson's psycho boyfriend, Cliff, returns to his home town seething with pent-up frustration and rage. Four years earlier his family was on the verge of breaking up. Noe he's returned to ...
Style: gloomy, bleak, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, infidelity, family problems, family relations, society, unfulfillment, mentally unstable, psychopath, couples, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, suburbs ...
Time: 90s
Place: virginia, usa, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.9
 221K
The Witch (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1630s New England, William and Katherine lead a devout Christian life with five children, homesteading on the edge of an impassable wilderness, exiled from their settlement when William defies the local church. When their newborn son vanishes and ...
Style: dark, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, gothic ...
Plot: witch, supernatural, witchcraft, wilderness, curses spells and rituals, family relations, parents and children, family in danger, imaginary, religion, black magic, guilt ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: new england, usa, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.4
 936K
The Shining (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the winter. But they aren't prepared for the madness that lurks within.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, scary, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: isolation, insanity, supernatural, evil, ghost, danger, stephen king, hotel, nervous breakdown, psychic, psychopath, trapped ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 1920s
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado, oregon, miami ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Daughters of Satan (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man buys a painting depicting witches being burned at the stake, one of whom bears an uncanny resemblance to his wife.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, talky ...
Plot: reincarnation, witch, cult, supernatural, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, ghost, danger, supernatural ability, burned alive, occult, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A Cooler Climate (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Iris is broke after her divorce and takes a job working as a housekeeper for a wealthy woman named Paula. When Paula and her husband separate, an unlikely friendship blossoms between the women.
Style: talky, contemplative, realistic, serious, sentimental ...
Plot: housekeeper, human nature, friendship, culture clash, strong female presence, bittersweet, power relations, couples, friends, family relations, family problems, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.8
 669
Heaven's Heart (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two couples, old friends, end up in a heated debate over adultery at a dinner party.
Style: contemplative, psychological, realistic, talky, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, love affair, couples, estrangement, best friends, society, unfulfillment, introspection, couple relations, family problems, anniversary, dinner ...
Place: sweden, denmark, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.1
 861
Vampire Clan (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Five friends welcome real life vampirism into their lives. They cut their own wrists and let their friends drink from them. Rod, the leader, and a very psychotic young guy, ends up killing Heathers parents and stealing their car to go on a crazy ...
Style: slasher, rough, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Plot: murder, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, uncover truth, leadership, investigation, gory, suburbs, religions or cults, vampire, youth, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 2000s, year 1996, 1990s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.7
 271
Inheritance (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Inheritance tells the tale of sinister old lady Lillian Baker (Marjorie Nelson) & her kind hearted, good natured carer Abigail Nielsen (Jen Taylor). Abigail feels sorry for Lillian & does her best to keep her happy, however one ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary
Plot: afterlife, ghost, haunted by the past, supernatural, uncover truth, mental illness, supernatural ability, danger, mentally unstable, golden years, curses spells and rituals, schizophrenia ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%