Movies like Jamaica Inn 1983

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Jamaica Inn (1983)
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Jamaica Inn (1983)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 187 min.
Story: The respected squire of a quiet Cornish village is in reality the leader of a gang of murderous pirates who attack passing ships, kill their crews and steal their cargoes.
Plot: pirate, hotel, murder, evil man
Time: 19th century
Place: cornwall

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and psychotronic films with plots about murder, female nudity, hotel, crimes, dishonesty, police and pirate mostly in Drama, Thriller and Adventure genres. Some movies like Jamaica Inn: Night of the Hunter (1991), Too Good to Be True (1988), The Flesh Merchant (1993), Sorry, Wrong Number (1989), The Disappearance (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Night of the Hunter (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A false preacher ingratiates himself with a dead man's family to find where he hid the money from a robbery.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, family crisis, tickling, child in peril, treasure, preacher
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Too Good to Be True (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A self-entitled woman is determined to keep her new man to herself at all costs.
Plot: murder, sister, sociopath, jealousy, pregnancy, death, pregnant wife, sister sister relationship, miscarriage, pregnant woman, female sociopath, female psychopath ...
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The Flesh Merchant (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A team of L.A. detectives hunt down the ringleaders of a sex-slave operation in this thriller.
Plot: tourist, female nudity, chloroform, police, murder, bound and gagged, white slavery, abduction, tied to a tree, hotel, gunfight
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78%
The Light at the Edge of the World (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Spain, Liechtenstein, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Pirates take over a lighthouse on a rocky island. They then execute a devious plan to cause ships to run aground, pillaging their wrecks. A lone member of the lighthouse crew survives, and he deperately fights their plot. A shipwrecked maiden that ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: island, pirate, rape, torture, lighthouse, survival, danger, confined, rivalry, escapades, adventure, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: latin america, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Sorry, Wrong Number (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on a famous play, follows a bedridden wife who overhears a murder plan on her phone. She tries to piece the puzzle together and prevent it.
Style: neo noir
Plot: debt, warning, wedding, drugs, conspiracy, telephone, evil man, blackmail, gambling, inheritance, murder, psychopath ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Disappearance (1977)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Thriller about a contract killer whose wife has disappeared. When he is hired by an international organisation to carry out a "shy" or hit, he suspects they are connected with her disappearance.
Style: neo noir, surprise ending
Plot: hitman, missing wife, murder, bathtub, snow, betrayal, flashback, female nudity, winter, disappearance, death of protagonist, shot in the head ...
Place: montreal, london, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Desperate Voyage (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Plummer plays a modern-day pirate who hijacks private yachts, steals the valuables on board, and sends the passengers to the bottom of the ocean. His captives on this voyage are Cliff Potts, Christine Belford, Lara Parker and Nicholas Pryor, none of ...
Plot: caribbean sea, rape, yacht, pirate, ocean, devastation, murder, trapped, cruise, water, terror, boat
Place: caribbean
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71%
Turn Back the Clock (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a woman fervently wishes for another chance after a terrible tragedy, she is mysteriously granted one year of her life to be lived over.
Plot: repeated event, time loop, extramarital affair, wife murders husband, affair, husband wife relationship, alternate timeline, adultery, time travel
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Crime and Punishment (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 200 min.
Story: John Simm stars in this adaptation of Dostoyevsky's tragic masterpiece - a profound drama of redemption and a thrilling detective story of the soul.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder
Time: 19th century
Place: st. petersburg russia, russia
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What We Did That Night (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ex-con Henry (Rick Schroder) returns to town after being released from prison and contacts his old college frat members about a murder that they committed years earlier. They have to return to move the body to a new location before it is ...
Plot: murder, revenge, friendship, ex convict, secret, prank, grave digging, mockery, digging a grave, corpse, dark secret
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The Hawk (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Housewife Annie Marsh suspects her husband might be The Hawk, a brutal serial killer. Complicating matters is the fact that she once was incarcerated in a psychiatric hospital. When she discovers she does not have the happy marriage she always ...
Plot: serial killer, mental health, husband wife relationship, paranoia, mental illness, off screen murder, murder, racist remark, racist comment
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68%
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The Nightman (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A drifter comes between an aging Southern beauty and her teenaged daughter.
Style: erotic
Plot: mother daughter relationship, ex convict, secret, hotel, murder, pantyhose, erotic thriller, female protagonist, sexual awakening, female stockinged legs, female nudity, rebellious daughter ...
Place: georgia
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67%
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Deadly Desire (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A security guard is enticed to scam a businessman for his insurance money by the man's attractive wife. The trouble begins when he discovers that the husband has ties to the mob.
Plot: cockfight, man wearing towel, security system, steam room, gun, fire, burglar alarm, infidelity, tennis, hotel, man wrapped in a towel, investigation ...
Place: mexico, costa rica
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Blind Man's Bluff (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A blind professor is accused by the police of killing his neighbor and must clear his name by finding the murderer.
Plot: neighbor, murder, blindness, suspect, accident, runaway
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Wrong Bed: Naked Pursuit (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A woman mysteriously wakes up in a hotel handcuffed to a firefighter to find messages they left themselves the night before revealing that their lives are in danger.
Plot: handcuffs, hotel, female director, awkwardness, cancer, caucasian, firefighter, bed, flashback, laboratory, scientist, hotel room ...
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Call of Death (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seven friends try to keep a secret.
Plot: hunting, murder, countryside, car accident, cover up, hunting rifle, forest, blackmail, traffic accident
Time: 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Haunting Passion (1983)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dan was a successful football player, but when his contract expired recently, it wasn't renewed due to his age. Together with his wife Julie he decides to make a new start and they move into a romantic and lonesome house. While Dan starts a ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ghost, supernatural, earthquake, erotica, female nudity, supernatural power
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63%
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Dead Cert (1974)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: As a surprise, two horse owners decide to ride their animals themselves in a steeplechase. But Bill Davidson's horse "Admiral" behaves weirdly, and falls hard after an obstacle. Bill dies from his injuries. His friend Alan York ...
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, jockey, horse, horse race, mystery, danger, investigation, dishonesty, destiny, gambling, deadly, crime ...
Time: 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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My Stepson, My Lover (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A kind nurse finds herself embroiled in a tense and potentially deadly family affair when she falls for the son of her ruthless new husband.
Style: suspenseful, sexual, sexy, realistic, serious
Plot: sex with stepson, older man younger woman marriage, murder, dishonesty, legal action, battle of the sexes, crimes, unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, crumbling marriage, hotel ...
Time: 90s
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Frenchman's Creek (1998)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Seeking to escape the stifling London court society, the beautiful headstrong Lady Dona St. Columb flees to her family estate on the Cornish coast. Her new freedom swiftly brings her into contact with the dashingly handsome French privateer Jean ...
Style: captivating, stylized, atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: pirate, ship, master and servant, ocean, estate, power relations, ocean or sea, couples, infidelity, dishonesty, love and romance, politics ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century, 1700s
Place: london, england, europe, cornwall
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Cry, the Beloved Country (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A South-African preacher goes to search for his wayward son who has committed a crime in the big city.
Style: thought provoking, touching, contemplative, realistic, serious ...
Plot: interracial relations, racism, murder, priest, apartheid, politics, self discovery, introspection, city life, courtroom drama, parents and children, society ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, post world war two, year 1946 ...
Place: south africa, africa, johannesburg south africa
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Love (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Serbia and Montenegro
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Told through a looping, non-linear narrative from each of the characters' points of view, the film reconstructs the stories of a Yugoslav hit man, his former lover and her police officer boyfriend, as their paths cross in New York.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, non-linear, neo noir
Plot: hitman, hotel, rescue, woman in danger, redemption, terrorism, murder, hostage, romance, law enforcement, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: former yugoslavia, new york, europe, usa, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Attention, the Kids Are Watching (1978)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Four children blackmail the housekeeper who is in charge of watching over them while their parents are absent.
Plot: mischievous children, murder, drowning, sandcastle, child driving car, child uses gun, television, child with gun, french giallo, police
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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A Hijacking (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tensions are high after a Danish freighter is captured and held for ransom by Somali pirates, leading to weeks of high-stakes negotiations – and an escalating potential for explosive violence.
Style: bleak, tense, psychological, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: hijacking, pirate, negotiation, hostage, ransom, cargo ship, hostages, sailor, moral dilemma, captivity, confined, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Uptight (1968)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Black militants building up an arsenal of weapons in preparation for a race war are betrayed by one of their own.
Style: rough, suspenseful, disturbing, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: militant, prostitute, assassination, politics, rebellion, gangsters, racism, friendship, ghetto, vengeance, buddies, betrayal ...
Time: 60s
Place: ireland, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Domingo Salvaje (1967)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Repressed middle-aged Catholic gets into a troublesome relationship with the prostitute next door and her little boy.
Plot: accident, prostitute, police, strangulation, repression, murder, death, guilt, old man, balcony, male bare butt
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59%
Madonna: A Case of Blood Ambition (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man is convicted of raping and murdering a child and sent to prison. He is shortly afterwards beaten to death by other inmates. His daughter blames the jurors who convicted him for his death, and she hatches a scheme to murder each of the jury ...
Plot: jury, rape, stripper, juror, strip club, prison, revenge, murder, femme fatale, female nudity, father daughter relationship, seduction
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
War and Peace: Part IV (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As Moscow is set ablaze by the retreating Russians, the Rostovs flee their estate, taking wounded soldiers with them, and unbeknownst to them, also Andrei. Pierre, dressed as a peasant, tries to assassinate Napoleon but is taken prisoner. As the ...
Plot: based on a novel, war
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Mujeres Infieles 4 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After a hotel maid confronts her boss about secret cameras in the rooms, she insists on watching the videos, which reveal more than she imagined.
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing
Plot: cheating wife, murder, extramarital affair, infidelity, cheating fiancee, hotel room, sexual relations, workplace situations, seduction, relationship problems, hotel, seductress ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Wijster (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On 2 December 1975, a journalist is one of many passengers on the slow train that is kidnapped near Wijster by young South Moluccans. After some terrifying moments, he makes contact with the hijackers and starts acting as their go-between. ...
Plot: hostage situation, female director, murder, abduction, execution, hostage, railway station, phone booth, train
Place: netherlands
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59%