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Mother, May I Sleep with Danger? (1996)
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Mother, May I Sleep with Danger? (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Laurel has the boyfriend of her dreams, Kevin. He can and will do anything for her. He is totally devoted to her but the downside is that he won't leave her alone. When she tries to get some distance he responds with aggressiveness. It finally dawns on Laurel that he is not good for her. Laurel's mother Jessica has already started to suspect that something is wrong with his background.
Style: suspense, tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, slasher, cult film
Plot: obsession, woman in danger, paranoia, visceral, crimes of passion, crimes, psychopath, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, stalking, fall in love, danger, couples, dangerous attraction, deadly, stalker, false identity, mother daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fatal attraction
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa

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Fear (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A 16 year old girl takes up with a charming young man who quickly shows his colors when he beats a friend simply for walking with her and then goes totally ballistic after she tries to break up with him.
Style: suspenseful, sexual, serious, rough, psychological ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: obsession, psychopath, dangerous attraction, obsessive love, fatal attraction, danger, rapist, virginity, crimes, teenager, rivalry, first sex ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, san francisco
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The Boy Next Door (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A recently cheated on married woman falls for a younger man who has moved in next door, but their torrid affair soon takes a dangerous turn.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, sexy, serious ...
Plot: obsession, fatal attraction, older woman younger man relationship, stalking, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, seduction, blackmail, erotic thriller, psychopath, stalker, older woman younger man sex ...
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Place: los angeles, california, usa
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The Perfect Guy (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a painful breakup, Leah seems to meet the perfect guy. But she soon discovers his violent side that disrupts her life.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: fatal attraction, woman in danger, obsession, stalking, stalker, mind game, danger, vengeance, psychopath, rivalry, couple relations, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san francisco
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High Noon (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Baltimore's top hostage negotiator embarks on a relationship with a man who could be her soulmate while racing to resolve a case that threatens her job and her life
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: hostage, law enforcement, danger, psychopath, dishonesty, deadly, negotiation, strong female character, surveillance, hostage negotiator, bar, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: baltimore
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Sleeping with the Enemy (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young woman fakes her own death in an attempt to escape her nightmarish marriage, but discovers it is impossible to elude her controlling husband.
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: stalking, domestic violence, woman in danger, obsession, violent husband, starting over, psychopath, obsessive love, haunted by the past, faked death, dangerous attraction, on the run ...
Time: 90s, year 1990, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, iowa, boston, san francisco
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Shadow of Fear (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a new boy is employed to work in a coffee shop, he turns out to be a schizophrenic who refuses to take his medication, and makes the life of the popular young waitress who works there a misery.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: stalking, mental illness, obsession, danger, woman in danger, crimes, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, psychopath, cafe, boy
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Friend of the Family II (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Alex decides to have an affair with a woman named Linda while he is on business in New Orleans. When he returns home to his wife and child, he is surprised to find that his wife has hired the off-kilter homewrecker as a nanny to their baby. Alex ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: nanny, infidelity, family problems, deadly, danger, manipulation, couples, strong sexual content, psychopath, betrayal, femme fatale, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new orleans
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Hush (2005)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A married man must deal with an obsessive former girlfriend after he moves back to his hometown.
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, suspense, realistic
Plot: love triangle, murder, jealousy, obsession, blind ambition, psychopath, rivalry, love and romance, dishonesty, crimes, deadly, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Missionary (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wife and mother starts an affair with a young missionary... with disastrous consequences.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: infidelity, dangerous attraction, danger, stalking, single parent, parents and children, couples, love triangle, sex scene, extramarital affair, obsession, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
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24%
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Shelter Island (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Ally Sheedy is a retired golfer turned motivational speaker. Patsy Kensit plays her lover and also works with her. There is another girl as well. There are some difficulties at work, a New York firm. So Ally decides she's going to go away for ...
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Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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24%
Benefit of the Doubt (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twenty two years earlier, Karen helped convict her father, Frank, for the murder of her mother. With his new freedom, thanks to parole, Frank returns home to seek revenge. Having always pleaded his innocence, Frank soon works his way back into ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, chase, crime, graphic violence, family relations, couples, psychopath, homecoming, prison, vengeance, family life, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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Suspended Animation (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Hollywood animator Tom (Alex McArthur) gets lost in the Michigan woods after a snowmobile ride goes wrong. He finds refuge at an isolated cabin inhabited by two sisters (Laura Esterman and Sage Allen). Initially grateful to them, Tom soon realizes ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, slasher, realistic ...
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Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california, michigan
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The Drifter (1988)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A suspensefilled thriller about a successful single woman who, on a deserted road, picks up a mysterious hitchhiker. Once back in the city, "The Drifter" follows her every move. Every attempt to free herself of his harassment fails until ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, woman in danger, danger, crimes, best friends, crime, deadly, couples, stalker, cheating girlfriend, plot twist ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
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Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A psychological thriller set in the world of underground dubstep, Snap is the story of Jim Whitman, a brilliant but painfully introverted musician who develops a crush on a young social worker.
Style: psychological, tense, bleak, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, mental illness, dangerous attraction, danger, haunted by the past, stalking, composer, crimes, mentally unstable, unfulfillment, tied feet, tape over mouth
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Place: usa
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The Contractor (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, captivating
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Place: usa
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The Ex (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In order to get her husband back, an architect's psycho ex-wife kills everybody she can get her hands on.
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Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, twists and turns, emotional ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
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You Belong to Me (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
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Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, gloomy ...
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Love Sick Love (2012)
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Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Dori and Norman, two stunning and sophisticated serial daters, are destined to endure a terrifying journey through perfect couple-hood: Valentine's, Easter, Halloween, Christmas and New Year. Except with psychopath Dori, it all needs to take ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Lady Beware (1987)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Young and good looking Katya, a window dresser for a big department store in Pittsburgh, begins a love story with a journalist, Mac Odell. She is however stalked by Jack, a married man who has a fixation with her. Jack makes Katya's life ...
Style: neo noir, sexy, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: stalking, obsession, danger, investigation, crimes, deadly, psychopath, couples, crime, dishonesty, rivalry, murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: pittsburgh, usa
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Man of Her Dreams (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, psychological, sexual ...
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Time: 90s
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Honour (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A story centered on a young woman is targeted by her family for an "honour killing" and the bounty hunter who takes the job.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
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Mother's Boys (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sexy but unstable wife and mother Jude walked out on her family three years ago. Now, just as suddenly, she is back. But her husband, Robert, has fallen in love with Callie, an assistant principal at his sons' school. He asks Jude for a ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, mentally unstable, injury, family problems, obsession, infidelity, family life, family in danger, dysfunctional family, stalking, danger, deadly ...
Time: 90s
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21%
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Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man's life gets wrecked by a woman with whom he had a casual "affair" over the Internet.
Style: sexual, suspenseful, sexy, tense, erotic ...
Plot: mentally unstable, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, infidelity, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, vengeance, obsession, danger, dishonesty, strong sexual content, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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Playing House (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In this taut thriller, newlyweds Jen and Mitch find that three's company and four's a crowd when they ask their friend Danny to move in with them to share expenses. But a sweet situation turns sour when Danny invites a new person into the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Hider in the House (1989)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A deranged man hides in the attic of a new house and becomes obsessed with the unsuspecting family that moves in.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, slasher, serious, realistic
Plot: stalking, infidelity, attic, family life, mental illness, who done it, dangerous attraction, obsession, voyeurism, woman in danger, danger, mentally unstable ...
Time: 80s
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Impact Point (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pro Beach Volleyball star, Kelly Reyes, faces challenges everyday, fierce competitors, the press, but nothing could prepare her for him.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, rivalry, danger, murder, stalking, mind game, obsession, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, psychopath, law enforcement, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
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Intimate Stranger (1991)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A policeman (James Russo) guards a barroom singer (Deborah Harry) whose phone-sex sideline has put a killer (Tim Thomerson) on her trail.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, neo noir
Plot: prostitute, phone sex, murder, couples, rivalry, mind game, crimes, law enforcement, on the run, deadly, psychopath, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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21%
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The Stray (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a drifter is struck by a car the driver offers to take him back from the hospital to her home in order to nurse him back to health...which turns out to be one of the biggest mistakes of her life.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: crimes, danger, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, violence, male female relationship, restaurant, revenge, seduction, murder, drifter, police detective ...
Time: 90s
Place: venice beach california
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20%
Blindfold: Acts of Obsession (1994)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A therapist turns an unhappy wife on to a deadly fantasy game with her husband.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, erotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bondage, danger, serial killer, deadly, crimes, sexual relations, woman in danger, obsession, couple relations, strong sexual content, erotica, policewoman ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa
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