Movies like Past Tense 1994

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Past Tense
Original name: Past tense
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A former cop who is now a novelist notices an attractive young woman move in next door to him. He strikes up a conversation, one thing leads to another and he spends the night. She asks him to come back the next evening, but when he does he discovers that she has been killed. When he reports the murder, he is told that no such woman ever lived there, and when he gets back to the house there's a completely different woman staying there--who he's never seen before--who claims that she's lived there for years and no other woman has ever lived there
Style: twists and turns, sexual, serious, suspenseful, realistic, sexy, mind bending, erotic, surprise ending
Plot: hospital, amateur detective, crime, witnessing a crime, mystery, cons and scams, murder, woman in danger, crimes, deadly, twins, dangerous attraction, love affair, sexual relations, riddles and clues, police investigation, danger, dishonesty, law enforcement, couples, recurring dream, suicide by cop, male nurse, patient, power failure ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and sexual films with plots about crimes, crime, deadly, murder, dishonesty, mystery and danger mostly in Thriller, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Past Tense: Traces of Red (1992), Dead Sexy (2001), First Degree (1995), Tropical Heat (1993), The Monkey's Mask (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Traces of Red
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
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Dead Sexy
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Duration: 89 min.
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First Degree
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When prominent businessman Andrew Pyne is found shot in a New York alley, one of the NYPD's best, Rick Mallory, suspects a Galeno Mob hit. When he and his partner, Amos Turzo try to question Pyne's widow, Hadley, they are quickly ushered ...
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
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Duration: 86 min.
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain
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System:   61%
    User:   73%
 
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Murder Rap
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Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, sexy ...
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System:   61%
    User:   56%
 
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Listen
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Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   56%
 
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Tightrope
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Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
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Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, rough ...
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    User:   42%
 
 4.2
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Fatal Instinct
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Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: serious, sexual, erotic, realistic, rough ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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    User:   52%
 
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The White Lioness
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway
Duration: 103 min.
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Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, bleak, rough ...
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System:   46%
    User:   42%
 
The Crimes of the Black Cat
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A blind pianist tries to figure out who is responsible for a string of murders using a black cat with its caws dipped in curare.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
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The Bedroom Window
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
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He Died with His Eyes Open
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
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Place: canada
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    User:   38%
 
The Witness Files
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Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Someone does a nasty hatchet job on a San Fransisco big noise and the Assistant D.A. takes charge of the investigation. Through a web of blackmail and prostitution involving the Governor, an old lover of the law man emerges as a prime suspect and he ...
Style: erotic, sexual, twists and turns, serious, gloomy ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
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System:   39%
    User:   46%
 
Try to Remember
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Fifteen years after a murderer is convicted he is released and all the witnesses against him begin to be murdered.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, usa
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System:   38%
    User:   36%
 
The Perfect Marriage
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A conman persuades his married lover to murder her husband for the inheritance, only for his reckless spending and infidelity to drive her away.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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System:   37%
    User:   32%
 

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