Movies like Klute

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Klute (1971)
 7.1
 21K
Klute (1971)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: This acclaimed thriller stars Jane Fonda as Bree Daniel, a New York City call girl who becomes enmeshed in an investigation into the disappearance of a business executive. Detective John Klute is hired to follow Daniel, and eventually begins a romance with her, but it appears that he hasn't been the only person on her trail. When it becomes clear that Daniel is being targeted, it's up to her and Klute to figure out who is after her before it's too late.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, atmospheric, cynical, serious, suspense, talky, clever, rough ...
Plot: missing person, prostitute, pimp, obsession, private detective, murder, psychopath, stalking, investigation, mystery, perversity, crime, crimes, conspiracy, loneliness, neo noir, drowning, woman in danger, character study, junkie, murder mystery, brutality, betrayal, small town, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california

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Most similar movies to Klute

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, investigation, murder, mystery, deadly, police investigation and crime mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like Klute: The Conversation (1974), Night Moves (1975), 8MM (1999), Tightrope (1984), A Private Affair (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Conversation (1974)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Surveillance expert Harry Caul is hired by a mysterious client's brusque aide to tail a young couple. Tracking the pair through San Francisco's Union Square, Caul and his associate Stan manage to record a cryptic conversation between them. ...
Style: psychological, realistic, twists and turns, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: surveillance, paranoia, character study, alienation, obsession, losing-it hero, wiretap, mystery, loner, unfulfillment, loneliness, neo noir ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 11K
Night Moves (1975)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Private detective and former football player Harry Moseby gets hired on to what seems a standard missing person case, as a former Hollywood actress whose only major roles came thanks to being married to a studio mogul wants Moseby to find and return ...
Style: tense, psychological, cynical, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, infidelity, murder, missing person, espionage, femme fatale, mystery, uncover truth, crimes, family problems, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, florida, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.5
 120K
8MM (1999)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A small, seemingly innocuous plastic reel of film leads surveillance specialist Tom Welles down an increasingly dark and frightening path. With the help of the streetwise Max, he relentlessly follows a bizarre trail of evidence to determine the fate ...
Style: rough, disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: pornography, investigation, obsession, violence, private detective, danger, sexual perversion, fish out of water, neo noir, bondage, private investigator, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, pennsylvania, cleveland ohio, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 15K
Tightrope (1984)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Wes Block is a detective who's put on the case of a serial killer. His victims are young and pretty women, which he rapes and murders. The murders are getting personal when the killer chooses victims who are acquaintances of Block. Even his ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, intense, tricky ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, police investigation, murder, kidnapping, single parent, crime, mind game, mysterious character, obsession, deadly, track down ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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A Private Affair (2002)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Divorced private detective Francois Maneri is assigned by his agency to investigate the disappearance of Rachel, a young student who has been missing for six months. After interviewing Rachel's family, friends and classmates, Francois is ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, missing person, dishonesty, obsession, deadly, mystery, crimes, murder, search, private detective, neo noir, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Morning After (1986)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Failed actress Alex Sternbergen wakes up hungover one morning in an apartment she does not recognize, unable to remember the previous evening -- and with a dead body in bed next to her. As she tries to piece together the events of the night, Alex ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, mystery, protagonist as suspect, uncover truth, unlikely partners, partners, deadly, crimes, ex cop, corpse, amnesia, actress ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.3
 15K
Jennifer 8 (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A big city cop from LA moves to a small town police force and immediately finds himself investigating a murder. Using theories rejected by his colleagues, the cop, John Berlin, meets a young blind woman named Helena, who he is attracted to. ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, surprise ending, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, murder, school, falling in love, mystery, police investigation, crime, small town, stalking, danger, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, germany, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.2
 7K
Blink (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Emma is an attractive girl in her 20s who has been blind for 20 years. A new type of eye operation partially restores her sight, but she is having problems: sometimes she doesn't "remember" what she's seen until later. One night ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, twist ending, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, strong female character, blindness, mind game, crime, investigation, deadly, crimes, woman in danger, psychopath, stalking ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 6.6
 62K
Kiss the Girls (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Forensic psychologist Alex Cross travels to North Carolina and teams with escaped kidnap victim Kate McTiernan to hunt down "Casanova," a serial killer who abducts strong-willed women and forces them to submit to his demands. The trail ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, rough, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, woman in danger, missing person, police investigation, violence against women, serial killer, crimes, who done it, profiler, investigation, mystery, forensics ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: north carolina, usa, los angeles, washington d.c., california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Mulholland Falls (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 1950s Los Angeles, a special crime squad of the LAPD investigates the murder of a young woman.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, police investigation, investigation, political corruption, police, mystery, dishonesty, partners against crime, crimes, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, fighting crime ...
Time: 20th century, 1950s, 50s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.3
 13K
Insomnia (1997)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Detectives Jonas and Erik are called to the midnight sun country of northern Norway to investigate a recent homicide, but their plan to arrest the killer goes awry, and Jonas mistakenly shoots Erik. The suspect escapes, and a frightened Jonas pins ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: police investigation, murder, insomnia, crime, murder mystery, police detective, crimes, mystery, dishonesty, loss of partner, deadly, neo noir ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Farewell, My Lovely (1975)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Los Angeles private eye Philip Marlowe is hired by paroled convict Moose Malloy to find his girlfriend Velma, former seedy nightclub dancer.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, femme fatale, private detective, neo noir, mystery, deadly, uncover truth, who done it, dishonesty, crimes, life is a bitch, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1941
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.4
 12K
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, surprise ending, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, murder, vengeance, crime, crimes, missing person, law enforcement, hitchhiker, murder mystery, train, police investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Mortal Thoughts (1991)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A loathsome man ends up dead, but it's not clear who's to blame. If ever a person got what he deserved, it's James Urbanksi, an abusive drunk who steals from his wife, Joyce, and promises her close friend Cynthia Kellogg that ...
Style: psychological, clever, suspenseful, tense, stylized ...
Plot: investigation, murder, crime gone awry, betrayal, mystery, crime, police investigation, unlikely criminals, crumbling marriage, crimes, law enforcement, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.2
 10K
Twilight (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A retired ex-cop and private detective gets mixed up in murder when he is asked to deliver blackmail money and walks into a 20 year old case involving the mysterious disappearance of an actress' former husband.
Style: clever, serious, realistic, suspense, talky ...
Plot: private detective, murder, missing person, terminal illness, femme fatale, mystery, uncover truth, who done it, crime, dishonesty, deadly, amateur detective ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.9
 5K
Cutter's Way (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Richard spots a man dumping a body, and decides to expose the man he thinks is the culprit with his friend Alex Cutter.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, false accusation, veteran, dishonesty, crimes, alcohol abuse, murder mystery, investigation, revenge, arson, conspiracy, prostitute ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, california, asia, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.9
 8K
Harper (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Harper is a cynical private eye in the best tradition of Bogart. He even has Bogie's Baby hiring him to find her missing husband, getting involved along the way with an assortment of unsavory characters and an illegal-alien smuggling ring.
Style: cynical, suspenseful, enigmatic, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: murder, missing person, neo noir, investigation, private detective, mystery, crime, uncover truth, dishonesty, crimes, ransom, twists & turns ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Long Goodbye (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Detective Philip Marlowe tries to help a friend who is accused of murdering his wife.
Style: cynical, stylized, atmospheric, witty, realistic ...
Plot: private detective, murder, betrayal, bribery, disfigurement, profanity, neo noir, friendship, investigation, crime, mystery, gangsters ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: mexico, los angeles, california, usa, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Rosary Murders (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A killer of Detroit clergy confesses to a priest (Donald Sutherland), who turns sleuth because he cannot tell the police.
Style: disturbing, serious, bleak, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, moral dilemma, haunted by the past, church, investigation, mystery, uncover truth, who done it, clergy, legal ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.0
 74K
Snake Eyes (1998)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: All bets are off when corrupt homicide cop Rick Santoro witnesses a murder during a boxing match. It's up to him and lifelong friend and naval intelligence agent Kevin Dunne to uncover the conspiracy behind the killing. At every turn, Santoro ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, twists and turns, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, crime, investigation, dishonesty, boxer, mission of murder, law enforcement, crimes, police officer, political activism, boxing, neo noir ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
When a Stranger Calls (1979)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A psychopathic killer terrorizes a babysitter, then returns seven years later to menace her again.
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, murder, psychopath, stalking, urban legend, serial killer, vengeance, slasher, police investigation, obsession, mind game, survival ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Alphabet Killer (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Based on the true story of double killings occurring in Rochester, NY during the 80’s and the troubled police officer determined to solve them, with or without the help of her department
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, obsession, police investigation, investigation, uncover truth, crimes, mind game, haunted by the past, mental illness, psychopath, woman in danger, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.4
 22K
Malice (1993)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A tale about a happily married couple who would like to have children. Tracy teaches infants, Andy's a college professor. Things are never the same after she is taken to hospital and operated upon by Jed, a "know all" doctor.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: mystery, serial killer, murder, college, insurance fraud, investigation, couple relations, dishonesty, married couple, infidelity, double life, femme fatale ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 6.7
 6K
Deceiver (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The gruesome death of a prostitute brings suspicion on one of her clients, James Wayland, a brilliant, self-destructive and epileptic heir to a textile fortune. So detectives Braxton and Kennesaw take Wayland in for questioning, thinking they can ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, mind game, police investigation, secret, violence, prostitute, crimes, law enforcement, investigation, dishonesty, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.3
 6K
China Moon (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Detective Kyle Bodine falls for Rachel Munro who is trapped in a violent marriage. After shooting her husband, Kyle relucantly agrees to help hide the body, but Kyle's partner is showing an unusual flair for finding clues.
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, investigation, neo noir, crime, small town, dishonesty, crimes, frame up, self defense, interrogation, twists & turns, fall in love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.7
 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: realistic, disturbing, tense, psychological, rough ...
Plot: prostitute, danger, murder, serial killer, seduction, police, law enforcement, investigation, who done it, doctors and patients, power relations, obsession ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.1
 37K
Cleaner (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Single father and former cop Tom Cutler has an unusual occupation: he cleans up death scenes. But when he's called in to sterilize a wealthy suburban residence after a brutal shooting, Cutler is shocked to learn he may have unknowingly erased ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, police corruption, crime, murder, crimes, ex law enforcer, ex cop, murder investigation, mystery, deadly, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.8
 13K
Thunderheart (1992)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: An FBI man with Sioux background is sent to a reservation to help with a murder investigation, where he has to come to terms with his heritage.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: native american reservation, murder, fbi, native american, investigation, uncover truth, mystery, crimes, law enforcement, dishonesty, haunted by the past, redemption ...
Time: 70s
Place: south dakota, usa, india, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.0
 244K
Phone Booth (2002)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A slick New York publicist who picks up a ringing receiver in a phone booth is told that if he hangs up, he'll be killed... and the little red light from a laser rifle sight is proof that the caller isn't kidding.
Style: surprise ending, tense, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, mind game, dishonesty, hostage, psychopath, crimes, hostages, murder, redemption, characters in danger, terrorist, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.4
 2K
True Crime (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mary Giordano is a bright, intelligent student who goes to a catholic school. She also has a addiction to mystery novels and detective magazines (hence the title of the movie), which inspire her to do her own detective work. When she starts snooping ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, suspense, brutal, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, investigation, murder, danger, psychopath, amateur detective, female detective, police investigation, mystery, uncover truth, teenage life, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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