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The Case of the Bloody Iris (1972)
 6.5
 2K
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, rough, scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful, erotic, sexual, stylized, cult film
Plot: stalking, murder, psychopath, crimes, investigation, serial killer, danger, who done it, deadly, mysterious character, woman in danger, multiple suspects, whodunit, slasher, voyeurism, architect, mystery, skyscraper, gory, sex, maniac, lesbian, psycho, car, motorcycle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe

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Most similar movies to The Case of the Bloody Iris

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and cult film films with plots about murder, danger, crimes, serial killer, deadly, gory and psychopath mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Horror genres. Some movies like The Case of the Bloody Iris: My Dear Killer (1972), Strip Nude for Your Killer (1975), All the Colors of the Dark (1972), Death Walks at Midnight (1972), Knife of Ice (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
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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: suspenseful, scary, bleak, tense, rough ...
Plot: murder, danger, kidnapping, riddles and clues, crime, crimes, mystery, police detective, serial killer, gory, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Your Vice Is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key (1972)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 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: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, tense, gothic ...
Plot: murder, voyeurism, serial killer, psychopath, mystery, crumbling marriage, gory, crimes of passion, dishonesty, couples, deadly, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 70s
Place: venice, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: realistic, serious, rough, sexual, atmospheric ...
Plot: voyeurism, serial killer, knife murder, deadly, dishonesty, who done it, stalking, woman in danger, danger, psychopath, gory, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
All the Colors of the Dark (1972)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
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: scary, disturbing, gothic, sadistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, obsession, occult, voyeurism, mind game, mysterious character, investigation, woman in danger, psychopath, danger, haunted by the past, pregnancy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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, realistic, atmospheric, scary, stylized ...
Plot: murder, woman in danger, deadly, urban, stalking, danger, who done it, drugs/alcohol, gory, multiple suspects, witnessing a crime, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.1
 464
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: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, mute girl, danger, woman in danger, gory, strong sexual content, deadly, who done it, serial killer, investigation, mute or deaf, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, disturbing, psycho film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, mystery killer, murder, obsession, love triangle, danger, woman in danger, cult, mysterious character, femme fatale, love and romance, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: europe, austria, sicily italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: realistic, atmospheric, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, prostitute, police, amateur detective, woman in danger, law enforcement, police investigation, danger, stalking, serial killer, slasher ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Bodies Presented Traces of Carnal Violence (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 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: rough, scary, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: masked killer, psychopath, serial killer, murder, perversion, stalking, college, countryside, investigation, mystery killer, woman in danger, gory ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1972
Place: rome italy, italy, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Watch Me When I Kill (1977)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller, War
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: scary, suspenseful, rough, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: murder, mystery killer, psychopath, danger, investigation, woman in danger, crimes, crime, mystery, stalking, courtroom drama, on the run ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Case of the Scorpion's Tail (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
Duration: 95 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: tense, suspenseful, scary, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, investigation, serial killer, mind game, stalking, danger, hotel, secret, paranoia, blackmail, millionaire, violence ...
Time: 70s
Place: greece, europe, england, london, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Who Saw Her Die? (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Monaco, France
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: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, scary, stylized ...
Plot: amateur detective, obsession, murder, psychopath, investigation, mind game, mysterious character, mystery, dangerous attraction, danger, serial killer, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, italy, europe, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
5 Dolls for an August Moon (1970)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 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, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: murder, danger, isolation, island, serial killer, who done it, mystery, confined, manipulations, crimes, deadly, gory ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Killer Must Strike Again (1975)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
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: scary, suspenseful, realistic, sexual, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, infidelity, psychopath, murder, killer, adultery, crime gone awry, investigation, strong sexual content, couples, gory, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, tense, psychological, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, voyeurism, psychopath, mind game, mystery killer, police detective, female killer, attempted murder, danger, maniac, stalking ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Card Player (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Policewoman Anna Mari is forced to play a dangerous game with the title serial killer. If she loses, she witnesses the maniac's tortured victims having their throats cut in explicit close-up detail via webcam. She teams up with British cop John ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, disturbing, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, investigation, slasher, master criminal, mind game, track down, dangerous attraction, crimes, psychopath, murder, police investigation, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Forbidden Photos of a Lady Above Suspicion (1970)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A repressed young wife's traumatic sexual assault triggers a depraved obsession with her attacker.
Style: suspenseful, sexy, realistic, sexual, serious ...
Plot: murder, photograph, blackmail, sexual abuse, infidelity, love and romance, dangerous attraction, gory, deadly, mysterious character, mystery, manipulations ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, italy, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: realistic, mind bending, serious, erotic, sexual ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, danger, psychopathic killer, mannequin, cat, razor, crime, gays and lesbians, mystery, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy, denmark, copenhagen denmark, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Cat o' Nine Tails (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A reporter and a blind retired journalist try to solve a series of murders. The crimes are connected to experiments by a pharmaceutical company in secret research. The two end up becoming targets of the killer.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, serious, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, stalking, mind game, blind man, mystery, danger, crime, gory, chase, amateur detective, mysterious character ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.0
 13K
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: suspenseful, disturbing, scary, realistic, rough ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, killer, slasher, knife murder, obsession, gory, supernatural, cult, crime, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, scary, mind bending, serious, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, paralysis, mind game, slasher, serial killer, lust, escape, punishment, victim, stalker, knife, tarantula ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: serious, mind bending, rough, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: slasher, woman in danger, danger, serial killer, investigation, psychopath, strangulation, model, masked killer, blackmail, murder, whodunit ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: psychological, suspenseful, rough, scary, twists and turns ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, police investigation, child murder, amateur detective, journalism, obsession, small town, mind game, mystery, uncover truth, mysterious character ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, southern italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The New York Ripper (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A burned-out New York police detective teams up with a college psychoanalyst to track down a vicious serial killer randomly stalking and killing various young women around the city.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, harsh, sexual ...
Plot: serial killer, violence, slasher, murder, human monster, prostitute, mysterious character, mind game, investigation, amateur detective, mystery, brutality ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Death at the Villa (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A respected doctor becomes the prime suspect in a series of gruesome murders.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, sexual, tense ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, sexual abuse, mental illness, repression, danger, violence, rape, doctor, deadly, couples, gory ...
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Eyes of Crystal (2004)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Bulgaria, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: While hunting a cultured, intelligent and vicious psychopath, Inspector Amaldi comes face to face with the physical and moral decay of his city as well as the ghosts of his own past.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: riddles and clues, serial killer, psychopath, murder, law enforcement, deadly, danger, whodunit, crimes, stalking, gory, battles ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.0
 4K
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: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, psychological, serious ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, deadly, crimes, mystery, supernatural ability, a vision, woman in danger, danger, mind game, haunted by the past ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe, virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 7K
Pieces (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A frustrated Boston detective searches for the maniac responsible for mutilating a number of university coeds.
Style: disturbing, rough, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, mystery killer, university, slasher, danger, psychopath, stalking, chainsaw, killer, college, mysterious character ...
Time: 80s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Dressed to Kill (1980)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mysterious, tall, blonde woman, wearing sunglasses murders one of a psychiatrist's patients, and now she's after the prostitute who witnessed it.
Style: suspenseful, tense, sexual, psychological, clever ...
Plot: murder, panties pulled down, serial killer, violence, psychiatrist, manipulation, guilt, psychopath, transsexual, cross dressing, subway, elevator ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: sexy, sexual, realistic, stylized, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, murder, prostitute, danger, couples, gory, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, slasher, clergy ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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