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The Case of the Bloody Iris (1972)
Original name: Perché quelle strane gocce di sangue sul corpo di Jennifer?
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Beautiful young model Jennifer Lansbury and her goofy friend Marilyn Ricci move into a swanky high-rise apartment after the previous tenant gets brutally murdered. Pretty soon Jennifer is being stalked by the mysterious killer. Probable suspects include a predatory lesbian neighbor, a weird old woman and her deformed son, and even the building's handsome architect who suffers from a severe blood phobia.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, rough, sexual, erotic, stylized
Plot: architect, lesbian, murder, psychopath, slasher, stalking, voyeurism, mysterious character, mystery, gory, serial killer, whodunit, who done it, woman in danger, crimes, danger, deadly, investigation, multiple suspects, skyscraper, black gloved killer, deeply disturbed person, masked villain, sadistic psychopath, mutilation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and scary films with plots about danger, murder, crimes, deadly, serial killer, gory and mystery mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Horror genres. Some movies like The Case of the Bloody Iris: Strip Nude for Your Killer (1975), All the Colors of the Dark (1972), Death Walks at Midnight (1972), Watch Me When I Kill (1977), Seven Blood-Stained Orchids (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Strip Nude for Your Killer (1975)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a fashion model dies during an abortion, a series of murders begins, starting with her doctor. The next victims are connected to the modeling agency where she worked, Albatross, run by a hard edged and jealous bi-sexual, Gisella, married to a ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: knife murder, serial killer, voyeurism, mystery, gory, investigation, who done it, woman in danger, crimes, danger, deadly, mysterious character ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
All the Colors of the Dark (1972)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jane lives in London with her boyfriend Richard. Her mother was murdered when she was young, she recently lost a baby in a car crash and she's plagued by nightmares of a knife-wielding man. Richard thinks that the cure is vitamins, while ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, obsession, voyeurism, mysterious character, gory, serial killer, whodunit, slasher, supernatural ability, investigation, mind game, stalking ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: england, europe
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81%
Death Walks at Midnight (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Valentina, a beautiful fashion model, takes an experimental drug as part of a scientific experiment. While influenced by the drug, Valentina has a vision of a young woman being brutally murdered with a viciously spiked glove. It turns out that a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: woman in danger, murder, drugs/alcohol, crimes, gory, whodunit, urban, danger, deadly, mystery, serial killer, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Your Vice Is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key (1972)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Oliviero is a burned-out writer, living at his estate near Venice, his dead mother dominating his imagination. He is also a degenerate: sleeps with his maid and his ex-student, hosts Bacchanalia for local hippies, and humiliates his wife Irina in ...
Style: serious, sexual, gothic, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, voyeurism, psychopath, crime, gory, slasher, violence, sex, whodunit, violence spree, mystery ...
Time: 70s
Place: venice, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Watch Me When I Kill (1977)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A pharmacist is murdered, and a woman happens to see the culprit leave the scene. She soon finds herself being stalked by the killer.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, mystery killer, serial killer, psycho killer, holocaust survivor, danger, psychopath, nightclub, crime, gory, chemist, whodunit ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Seven Blood-Stained Orchids (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman, a survivor of a failed murder attempt by a person dubbed "The Half-Moon Killer" by the police, and her husband must find the connecting thread between herself, six other women, and the killer before the killer strikes at her again.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: murder, evil priest, police, psychopath, prostitute, amateur detective, mystery, gory, serial killer, slasher, stalking, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Case of the Scorpion's Tail (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Case of the Scorpion's Tail begins with the mysterious death of a millionaire and spirals into the murder of his suddenly rich wife, which draws the attention of a dogged investigator, who follows a trail of blood to the bitter end.
Style: suspense, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, murder, mask, passion, blackmail, desperation, hotel, millionaire, paranoia, secret, violence, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, greece, england, london, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
5 Dolls for an August Moon (1970)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of friends get together in a remote Mediterranean island for a weekend of relaxation. Soon they start turning up dead one by one. The group gets together to determine the identity of the killer amongst them.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, mystery, gory, island, isolation, whodunit, who done it, deadly, dishonesty, manipulations, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Knife of Ice (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: As a thirteen year old, Martha Caldwell witnessed the death of her parents in a terrible railway accident. Barely surviving the tragedy herself, Martha was struck dumb due to the shock. Now an adult, the still mute Martha lives with her uncle Ralph ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: murder, mute or deaf, strong sexual content, who done it, gory, woman in danger, crimes, mystery, danger, deadly, serial killer, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Blade of the Ripper (1971)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Austria
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Newly married to an older man, Julie returns to Vienna, where a razor wielding slasher is killing women. Jean, her cruel and sadistic former lover, immediately contacts her, certain that only he can satisfy her strange vice. But she rejects him. She ...
Style: twists and turns, atmospheric, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: serial killer, mystery killer, obsession, love triangle, murder, cult, femme fatale, lover, dangerous attraction, infidelity, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: europe, austria, sicily italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Death at the Villa (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A respected doctor becomes the prime suspect in a series of gruesome murders.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, sexual, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, doctor, rape, violence, danger, serial killer, sexual abuse, mental illness, repression, crime, protagonist as suspect, gory ...
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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My Dear Killer (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Following the mysterious decapitation of an insurance investigator, Police Inspector Peretti is put onto the case, but all the clues lead to an unsolved case of kidnapping and murder.
Style: serious, rough, sexual, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: kidnapping, danger, murder, gory, missing person, mystery, whodunit, who done it, crimes, crime, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Bodies Presented Traces of Carnal Violence (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A series of sex murders shock a college campus, and four beautiful young girlfriends head for the safety of an isolated country villa. But as they succumb to their own erotic desires, their weekend of pleasure becomes a vacation to dismember at the ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, sexual, realistic, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, knife murder, mystery killer, college, swamp, prostitution, countryside, murder, masked killer, investigation, stalking ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1972
Place: southern italy, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Fifth Cord (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Luigi Bazzoni (Le Orme) directed this outstanding giallo thriller starring Franco Nero as a hard-drinking newspaperman who gets involved in a string of brutal murders.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, psycho, sexual obsession, reporter, voyeur, investigation, stalking, drugs/alcohol, mystery, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, whodunit ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, australia, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Who Saw Her Die? (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Monaco
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young girl is brutally murdered somewhere in France. Sometime later, the same thing happens to the daughter of a well-known sculptor. This time the parents (the sculptor and his wife) start investigating, and soon find they are in way over their ...
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: slasher, obsession, murder, psychopath, crime, gory, amateur detective, femme fatale, mystery, whodunit, mysterious character, serial killer ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe, italy, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Forbidden Photos of a Lady Above Suspicion (1970)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A repressed young wife's traumatic sexual assault triggers a depraved obsession with her attacker.
Style: suspenseful, sexy, suspense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: sexual abuse, dangerous attraction, infidelity, love and romance, lesbian, photograph, blackmail, murder, gory, losing-it hero, manipulations, lesbian sex ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, italy, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Crimes of the Black Cat (1972)
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: serious, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopathic killer, razor, cat, murder, danger, psychopath, amateur detective, gory, mystery, mannequin, violence ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy, denmark, copenhagen denmark, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Killer Must Strike Again (1975)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Killer Must Kill Again (Italian: L'assassino è costretto ad uccidere ancora) is a 1975 giallo film directed by Luigi Cozzi. Allmovie called the film "too erratic for the general horror audience" but "offers just enough ...
Style: serious, rough, sexual, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, adultery, killer, murder, psychopath, infidelity, strong sexual content, gory, crime gone awry, whodunit, woman in danger, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Bird with the Crystal Plumage (1970)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In Italy, the American writer Sam Dalmas witnesses an attempt of murder of the owner of an art gallery, a couple of days before his foreseen return to the United States of America. He decides to stay with his girlfriend Julia and help the police in ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, voyeurism, stalking, mystery killer, investigation, cult, maniac, mind game, mystery, danger, transsexual ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.0
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The Psychic (1977)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman with psychic powers has a vision of a murder that took place in a house owned by her husband.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, mind bending ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, gory, ghost, mentally unstable, clairvoyant, mystery, supernatural ability, investigation, mind game, haunted by the past ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy, usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Blood and Black Lace (1964)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Monaco, West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Inspector Sylvester is assigned to investigate the violent murder of a fashion house model Isabella, by a masked assailant. As the investigation proceeds all of the house’s various sins, including corruption, abortions, blackmail and drug ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: blackmail, whodunit, model, murder, masked killer, woman in danger, psychopath, investigation, danger, strangulation, slasher, mysterious character ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Don't Torture a Duckling (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A reporter and a promiscuous young woman try to solve a series of child killings in a remote southern Italian town that's rife with superstition and distrust of outsiders.
Style: rough, serious, twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, village, psycho killer, psychopathic killer, police, violence, prison, dog, reporter, sadist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, southern italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Beast Kills in Cold Blood (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A masked killer stalks an institution for mentally disturbed rich women.
Style: rough, serious, erotic, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: clinic, murder, nymphomaniac, sex, nurse, shower, lesbian, underwear, arrow, obsession, protagonist as suspect, gory ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Delirium (1987)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This spaghetti horror's storyline revolves around a former hooker (Grandi) running a successful men's magazine. An obsessed admirer systematically slaughters her models (occasionally increasing the magazine's output) and supplies the ...
Style: sexual, serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Plot: murder, prostitute, serial killer, slasher, obsession, gory, mystery, magazine, corpse, psycho, stalking, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Autopsy (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A pathology med student and a priest team up to investigate a wave of suicides blamed on sun spots and discover a number of them to be actual murders.
Style: rough, serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, slasher killer, student, priest, danger, serial killer, investigation, gory, crimes, mystery, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Bloodstained Shadow (1978)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A murder mystery set on an island near Venice. A schoolgirl was murdered seven years ago, and the case was never solved; now, the murderer seems to be back.
Style: rough, serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, whodunit, murder, danger, mystery, gory, amateur detective, dangerous attraction, crime, sexual relations, who done it, psychopath ...
Time: 60s, 70s, victorian era
Place: europe, venice, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The French Sex Murders (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The plot involves the murder of a prostitute in a Paris brothel (run by early 60's sex symbol Anita Ekberg). It's blamed on a jealous client, but the lead detective ("Bogey")suspects otherwise. And when the murders continue after ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, danger, prostitute, investigation, gory, slasher, sexual relations, crime, who done it, psychopath, mystery ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.1
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Opera (1987)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young opperata is stalked by a deranged fan bent on killing the people associated with her to claim her for himself.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, knife murder, slasher, murder, killer, gory, cult, psychopath, mysterious character, obsession, whodunit, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Black Belly of the Tarantula (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Inspector Tellini investigates serial crimes where victims are paralyzed while having their bellies ripped open with a sharp knife.
Style: light, rough, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: slasher, tarantula, knife, lust, escape, punishment, victim, jacket, stalker, hat, wasp, spa ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Deep Red (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A musician witnesses the murder of a famous psychic, and then teams up with a fiesty reporter to find the killer while evading attempts on their lives by the unseen killer bent on keeping a dark secret buried.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, pianist, psychopath, stalking, danger, family in danger, mysterious character, serial killer, crimes, investigation, haunted by the past, slasher ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, lebanon, australia, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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