Movies like The Driver's Seat

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The Driver's Seat (1974)
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The Driver's Seat (1974)
Original name: Identikit
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A woman flies to Rome on a reckless quest, not for love but for death.
Style: surreal, psychological, tense, offbeat, mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, crimes, split personality, friendship, psychopath, romance, misfit, couple relations, crime, graphic violence, love and romance, mystery, mental illness, fall in love, mentally unstable, danger, amateur detective, couples, dangerous attraction, deadly, adult virgin, woman in danger, showbiz, death wish, mysterious character ...
Time: 70s
Place: rome italy, italy

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Most similar movies to The Driver's Seat

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about crimes, murder, deadly, couples, dishonesty, female nudity and love and romance mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Driver's Seat: In His Hands (2005), Deceit (2004), The Two Mr. Kissels (2008), The Wrong Woman (2013), Orphans and Angels (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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In His Hands (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Lille, Claire Gauthier is an ordinary married woman with a young daughter that works in an insurance company analyzing losses of insured properties. When the single veterinary Laurent Kessler claims damage in his basement caused by a flooding due ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, dangerous attraction, crimes, danger, deadly, couples, dishonesty, murder, suspicion, infidelity, crime, female director ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: flanders
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95%
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Deceit (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ellen's life is turned upside down after her wealthy hubby vanishes at sea. Everyone close to her is a liar - especially Ellen's missing spouse. Was this a case of an affair gone bad? A corporate cover-up? Or something far more sinister? ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense, mind bending
Plot: murder, infidelity, couple relations, love affair, dangerous attraction, couples, life is a bitch, crimes, dishonesty, who done it, deadly, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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79%
The Two Mr. Kissels (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama based on a true story. Rich, high-flying brothers Robert and Andrew Kissel seemingly have everything: beautiful wives who love them, great jobs and huge houses. But beneath the surface lie resentments and secrets that will eventually be their ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, mystery, dishonesty, couples, family relations, infidelity, couple relations, murder, deadly, crime, cons and scams, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Wrong Woman (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this fresh take on Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Wrong Man,” Ellen Plainview, a sweet, caring, working wife and mother, answers the door one afternoon to learn that she is under arrest for attempted murder.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, tense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, legal action, law enforcement, crimes, couple relations, couples, love affair, court case, female protagonist, society, deadly, prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Single White Female 2: The Psycho (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A warped woman takes deadly measures to help a new roommate get rid of her problems.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, psychopath, murder, woman in danger, mentally unstable, deadly, female psychopath, roommate, workplace intrigue, friendship, crimes, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Orphans and Angels (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The needy and traumatized Theresa, who was raped when she was fourteen year-old, meets the handsome John on the street after an accident during a performance on the stage of her friend Kim asking for a low-budget hotel. She offers a ride to a nearby ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, suspense, sexual ...
Plot: drug abuse, mysterious character, friendship, haunted by the past, obsession, love affair, crimes, drug dealing, mentally unstable, romance, couples, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new zealand
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57%
Dancing in the Dark (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Via the New York Times: "To all outward appearances, Edna Cormick (Martha Henry) is the perfect housewife.... She's married to a man who'll stand up in public and say, "This is my wife," so that there'll be no confusion ...
Style: gloomy, suspenseful, psychological, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: murder, mental illness, hospital, infidelity, graphic violence, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, deadly, crimes, unfulfillment, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: canada
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56%
The Moon in the Gutter (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A dockworker seeking revenge on the killer of his sister finds himself the object of desire for two women.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, mind bending, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, rape, crimes, alcohol abuse, vengeance, obsession, deadly, crime, life is a bitch, mystery, investigation, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: marseille
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56%
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The Well (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Young Katherine and her older friend Hester live at the isolated farm run by Hester and her father Francis. Katherine works as a maid and wants to leave that place because there's too much work. Hester, however, gets attracted to Katherine and ...
Style: psychological, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, contemplative ...
Plot: crimes, deadly, small town life, friendship, woman in danger, small town, murder, countryside, heist, couple relations, couples, strong female presence ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
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55%
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Tangled (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young man is found bruised, beaten and stumbling down a secluded road. As the police try to piece together what happened, the convoluted relationship between a young woman and her two suitors gradually emerges.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, psychological, tense ...
Plot: love triangle, dangerous attraction, investigation, missing person, obsession, uncover truth, police investigation, teenage life, psychopath, mind game, mysterious character, murder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
She's One of Us (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At the start, Christine Blanc is a temp, her boyfriend has gone. Near the story's end, she's been offered a steady job, she has a fiancé, other men seem interested in her, she's passed her driving test, and, after she wins 1000 Euros ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: workplace, friendship, murder, police detective, investigation, social misfits, crimes, workplace romance, love and romance, deadly, couples, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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End Game (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Vicious criminal Brad Mayfield takes pleasure in kidnapping, assault and murder. It is up to Officer Dan Burk to stop his lust for blood. The stakes of the game quickly rise when Burk becomes romantically involved with a beautiful woman who happens ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, sincere, captivating
Plot: murder, serial killer, mentally unstable, rivalry, danger, crimes, confined, deadly, graphic violence, kidnapping, missing person, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.3
 139
The Passengers (1977)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man and his stepson driving across Europe are terrorized by a man following them in a pickup truck.
Style: scary, psychological, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, stalking, truck, crimes, chases and races, parents and children, on the road, school, obsessive quest, investigation, deadly, psychopath ...
Time: 70s
Place: rome italy, paris france, italy, france
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53%
A Question of Silence (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three women, all strangers to each other, meet in a dress boutique. One of the three is approached by the male proprietor as she is shoplifting a garment. When he approaches her the other two join her in beating the man to death. Other female ...
Style: mind bending, serious, disturbing, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: murder, deadly, false accusation, mentally unstable, working class, mental illness, dishonesty, legal, politics, society, life is a bitch, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Babysitter's Seduction (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The mother of the family for which Michelle baby-sits dies unexpectedly. Michelle is asked to take over looking after the children and is gradually "seduced" by the father.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, seduction, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, danger, mystery, couples, love affair, crimes, crime, dishonesty, high school ...
Time: 90s
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52%
A Kiss and a Promise (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a quiet Ontario town, a small Bed and Breakfast dwells with a perverse secret. David Beck, a closet sociopath, but seemingly normal man, runs the B & B with his wife Samantha, a fiery woman with masochistic tendencies. The harmony of the ...
Style: weird, psychological, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, small town, serial killer, police investigation, couple relations, under the surface, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, secret, sociopath, masochist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, ontario canada
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50%
Ten Days Wonder (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Anthony Perkins, a young sculptor with a weird penchant for waking up in strange hotels with his memory wiped clean and bloodied hands, invites a former professor (Michel Piccoli) to the Gatsby-like provincial manor presided over by his powerful ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: murder, crimes, amateur detective, family problems, family relations, couples, estate, riddles and clues, adoption, love triangle, family in crisis, parents and children ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Daniella by Night (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Daniella, a fashion model, goes to Rome to replace a model who's been murdered. Once there, she meets two men, Count Castellani, whose clothes she'll model, and Karl Bauer, a reporter in the hotel room next to hers. Castellani gives ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, sexy, microfilm
Plot: murder, crimes, betrayal, state affairs, undercover, deadly, journalism, woman in danger, self discovery, infidelity, jazz, fashion ...
Time: 60s
Place: rome italy, italy, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Tender Son: The Frankenstein Project (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, Germany, Austria
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A boy returns home from the institution where he grew up, but finds he is not welcome there. He fights to win the love of his family but ends up murdering them.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, tense, gloomy
Plot: mentally unstable, family in danger, dysfunctional family, homecoming, deadly, family problems, danger, murder, crimes, reunion, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Desolation Sound (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Noir thriller from Vancouver plays out a destructive friendship between a depressed housewife and her childhood friend to an ugly conclusion.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Plot: haunted by the past, obsession, uncover truth, investigation, femme fatale, couple relations, murder, friendship, family problems, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
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44%
3 Steps to Heaven (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A bereaved woman adopts multiple disguises to track down the last three people to see her boyfriend before he died.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, crime, dishonesty, deadly, amateur detective, mentally unstable, dark humor, obsession, cons and scams, murder, celebrity culture, mystery ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Spectator (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Valeria is a passive onlooker to her own life in Turin, and she grows so obsessed with the activities of her neighbor Massimo that when he moves to Rome she decides to follow him. There she meets and unexpectedly befriends Massimo's companion ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, atmospheric, contemplative
Plot: voyeurism, love triangle, fall in love, destructive relationship, obsession, stalking, romance, dishonesty, couples, estrangement, redemption, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, turin italy
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40%
 6.0
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Naomi (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ilan Ben-Natan is a man on his sixties and a well-known professor of astrophysics at the University of Haifa. He is married with Naomi, a 28 years old, attractive book illustrator. Inclined to suspect, he finds out her wife's betrayal and then ...
Style: realistic, psychological, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: murder, couples, love triangle, obsession, infidelity, crumbling marriage, deadly, crimes, redemption, investigation, disposing of a dead body, jealousy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east
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40%
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All That Matters Is Past (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Reunited after years apart, childhood sweethearts William and Janne are forced to confront the dark secrets of their past-and the menacing presence of William's pathologically jealous brother — in this haunting story from celebrated Norwegian ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, romanticism
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, crimes, love and romance, danger, deadly, lovers reunited, lost love, childhood, female director, love triangle, birth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway
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38%
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Stunts (1977)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a stunt man dies while he is involved in the making of a motion picture, his brother takes his place in order to find out what really happened.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: filmmaking, murder, danger, investigation, mystery, amateur detective, crimes, who done it, stuntman, best friends, journalism, deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Edge of Madness (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: 1851, Manitoba's Red River Valley. As winter sets in, a young woman on the edge of madness arrives exhausted at the fort, a wilderness station, claiming she murdered her husband. She's placed in a cell; for the next several months, she ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, bleak
Plot: sexual abuse, starting over, vengeance, mysterious character, investigation, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, love triangle, murder, isolation, manipulation, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Runaway (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At the birth of two boys, one white and one black, a mysterious and powerful Conjure Woman (Maya Angelou) prophesies that they will start the change. Growing up as best friends in rural Georgia in the 1940s, the boys make a discovery that leads the ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: conspiracy, interracial relations, mystery, murder, social relations, law enforcement, lifestyle, crimes, society, deadly, dishonesty, friendship ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: georgia, usa
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36%
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Transfixed (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bo is a transexual prostitute in Brussels who left home after being abused by her father. She's infuatuated with a neighbor and suspected by the police in a series of transexual murders. In order to clear herself she must turn detective.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, transsexual, investigation, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, life is a bitch, serial killer, crime, crimes, deadly, police investigation, sexual abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, brussels
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
There Must Be a Pony (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Marguerite Sydney is a celebrated Hollywood star attempting a comeback after a stay in a mental hospital, as well as trying to re-establish a relationship with her teenage son, and risking a romance with a mysterious stranger.
Style: serious, stylized, sentimental, touching, realistic
Plot: mental institution, hollywood, hospital, homecoming, mental illness, teenage life, starting over, love and romance, hopes, misfit, mentally unstable, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Woyzeck (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Having fathered an illegitimate child with his lover, Marie, feckless soldier Franz Woyzeck takes odd jobs around his small town to provide some extra money for them. One of them is volunteering for experiments conducted by a local doctor, who puts ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, atmospheric, psychological, tense ...
Plot: murder, military, soldier, obsession, deadly, society, unlikely criminals, love affair, military life, infidelity, fighting the system, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%