Movies like Perfect Alibi

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Perfect Alibi (1995)
 5.3
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Perfect Alibi (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Melanie is married to Keith Bauers, she has two beautiful children and she is rich. She decides to engage a girl au pair, Janine, who arrives from France. Everything seems to run perfectly. Janine looks shy and timid and well disposed towards the family. But casually Paula, Melanies's sister, finds out that Janine and Keith are lovers and afterwards she dies in an accident.
Plot: investigation, neo noir, doctor, marriage, murder, femme fatale, nanny, marriage as hell, sex in bed, widow, carrying someone, switch, au pair
Place: beverly hills

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Most similar movies to Perfect Alibi

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and psychological films with plots about murder, investigation, neo noir, crimes, dishonesty, deadly and femme fatale mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Perfect Alibi: Love Is a Gun (1994), American Gigolo (1980), China Moon (1994), Red Herring (2015), Marlowe (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.9
 375
Love Is a Gun (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A model causes an obsessed police photographer to lose his girlfriend and become a murder suspect.
Style: surreal, realistic, suspenseful, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: false accusation, murder, investigation, crime, mystery, crimes, neo noir, dishonesty, strong sexual content, couples, betrayal, moral dilemma ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
American Gigolo (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Julian makes a lucrative living as an escort to older women in the Los Angeles area. He begins a relationship with Michelle, a local politician's wife, without expecting any pay. One of his clients is murdered and Detective Sunday begins ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, stylized, suspense ...
Plot: gigolo, cheating wife, pimp, murder, frame up, crime, redemption, uncover truth, crimes, life is a bitch, false accusation, prostitute ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, malibu california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.2
 5K
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, dishonesty, small town, crimes, frame up, self defense, interrogation, twists & turns, romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 2.9
 241
Red Herring (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Las Vegas homicide detective investigating his best friend uncovers a professional assassin.
Plot: assassin, investigation, neo noir, murder, death, best friend, homicide detective
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 6.4
 3K
Marlowe (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Los Angeles private-eye Philip Marlowe is trying to locate the brother of his new client, a woman named Orfamay Quest. The trail leads to two men who deny any knowledge of the brother's existence. Both are soon killed by an ice pick, so Marlowe ...
Style: serious, mind bending, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: murder, private detective, betrayal, missing person, investigation, femme fatale, blackmail, deadly, martial arts, dishonesty, amateur detective, who done it ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.8
 199
Deceptions (1990)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a wealthy socialite kills her husband, she claims self-defense. The cop assigned to the case is suspicious but becomes obsessed with the sensual young woman.
Plot: police, murder, duplicity, bikini, seduction, investigation, femme fatale, socialite, love, sex, erotica
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.2
 286
Praying Mantis (1993)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A single man thinks he has finally found a woman who loves him. The woman is charming and intelligent but holds a very dark secret which will truly test how strong their relationship can be.
Plot: murder, suspicion, marriage, rage, serial killer, investigation, femme fatale, slasher, female killer, sister in law, childhood, death
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Black Widow Murders: The Blanche Taylor Moore Story (1993)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Elizabeth Montgomery plays serial killer, churchgoer, and grandmother Blanch Taylor Moore in this, one of her last films before her untimely passing. Childhood memories of her womanizing and abusive father fill Moore with a hidden rage towards all ...
Plot: investigation, serial killer, trial, poison, priest, marriage, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Red : The Dark Side (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Neil Oberoi(Aftab Shifdasani), is a billionaire with a serious heart condition and is in need of a new heart. He finds a donor who has left behind the beautiful Anahita.(Celina Jaitley). They fall in love but the death of her husband has left the ...
Plot: deception, betrayal, murder, erotica, lust, premarital sex, suicide attempt, doctor, blood, sex, widow, neo noir ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
He Died with His Eyes Open (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On Ne Meurt Que Deux Fois, a French murder mystery based upon a novel of the same name, is an unusual, involving film with excellent performances by its entire cast. Police Inspector Staniland (Michel Serrault) is investigating the death of a ...
Style: mind bending, serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, who done it, neo noir, investigation, crimes, mystery, crime, deadly, dishonesty, couples, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
After Dark, My Sweet (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The intriguing relationship between three desperados, who try to kidnap a wealthy child in hope of turning their lives around.
Style: suspenseful, tense, surreal, cynical, psychological ...
Plot: kidnapping, mental illness, femme fatale, neo noir, boxer, crime gone awry, crime, murder, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Machine Gun Man (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Police procedural: tracking a ruthless Chicago hitman who's found a gig in Mexico City.
Plot: revenge, car accident, murder, school, neo noir, police chase, machine gun, criminal gang, investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
A Kind of Murder (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1960s New York, Walter Stackhouse is a successful architect married to the beautiful Clara who leads a seemingly perfect life. But his fascination with an unsolved murder leads him into a spiral of chaos as he is forced to play cat-and-mouse with ...
Plot: murder, architect, investigation, cocktail party, bridge, police brutality, jazz club, death of wife, divorce, missing person, poodle, corvette ...
Time: 1960s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
More Than Murder (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Private eye Mike Hammer tries to clear his friend, Captain Chambers, who has been framed for cocaine possession.
Plot: fistfight, womanizer, poker, male female relationship, drugs, murder, neo noir, police corruption, investigation, fitness gym
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 1K
I, the Jury (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Jack Williams was the best friend of Vietnam veteran and detective Mike Hammer. When Jack is murdered, Mike makes it his business to solve the crime. He is helped by his secretary Velda, and partly helped, partly hindered by the Chief of Police, Pat ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: private detective, psychopath, femme fatale, murder, investigation, serial killer, vengeance, transsexual, sexual relations, witnessing a crime, crime, violence spree ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
A Kiss to Die For (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: William, a Harvard psychology professor is having trouble dealing with life after the death of his wife when he meets a beautiful woman named Ali. As their relationship grows, he begins to question her secretive past, which he discovers is linked to ...
Style: sexual, realistic, sexy, mind bending, psychological ...
Plot: femme fatale, dishonesty, couples, law enforcement, investigation, righting the wronged, amateur detective, dealing with death, love affair, crime, crimes, mystery ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.4
 28K
Body Heat (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the midst of a searing Florida heat wave, a woman convinces her lover, a small-town lawyer, to murder her rich husband.
Style: sexy, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, cynical ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, lust, adultery, betrayal, crime, crimes of passion, dangerous attraction, neo-noir, small town, protagonist as suspect, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Someone to Watch Over Me (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In Queens, Mike Keegan is celebrating with his wife Ellie, his son Tommy and friends his recent promotion to detective in a precinct in Manhattan. Meanwhile, in a fancy club, the socialite Claire Gregory witnesses the murder of the owner of the ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, gloomy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, marriage, police detective, neo noir, socialite, romance, crimes, witnessing a crime, fall in love, love and romance, gangsters, crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 6.0
 4K
Eyewitness (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Daryll Deever is a janitor in an office building in New York, and a big fan of TV news reporter, Tony Sokolow. When a rich man is murdered in Daryll's building, Tony comes to cover the story and Daryll introduces himself to her. Thinking he may ...
Style: suspenseful, gloomy, serious, realistic, scary ...
Plot: murder, investigation, opposites attract, espionage, reporter, janitor, mystery, media, dishonesty, couples, deadly, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, vietnam, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Backstreet Justice (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A P.I. is burdened by her late father's reputation as a corrupt cop.
Style: cult film
Plot: murder, maverick cop, police corruption, neo-noir, police officer, tough cop, tough girl, martial arts, hand to hand combat, gunfight, breasts, ambush ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Shadows in the Storm (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A daydreaming businessman named Thelonius Pitt takes a vacation in the Redwood Forests of California. The morning after he arrives, he meets a beautiful, mysterious woman named Melanie. She happens to look just like the woman he keeps seeing in his ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: murder, crimes, mystery, deadly, partners in crime, caucasian, toy, confession, rain, deception, love, greed ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Double Indemnity (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A scheming wife lures an insurance investigator into helping murder her husband and then declare it an accident. The investigator's boss, not knowing his man is involved in it, suspects murder and sets out to prove it.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: murder, investigation, insurance fraud, killer, manipulations, crime, cons and scams, crime gone awry, femme fatale, infidelity, love triangle, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Wild Things 2 (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sequel to the hot film Wild Things, Wild Things 2 sees teenage bad girls Maya and Britney go on a sex and killing spree to win millions.
Style: serious, suspenseful, sexual, realistic, erotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, murder, swamp, threesome, investigation, lesbian sex, swimming pool, money, love triangle, high school life, crime gone awry, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 5.6
 4K
Rear Window (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Modern remake of Rear Window in which the lead character is paralyzed and lives in a high-tech home filled with assistive technology.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, voyeur, investigation, mind game, who done it, psychopath, uncover truth, crimes, obsession, dangerous attraction, mystery, manipulations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Doctor Mabuse (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Criminal mastermind Dr. Mabuse returns from exile to begin a new reign of terror, and only young Inspector Carl Lohemann stands in his way.
Style: psychological, gothic
Plot: secret organization, megalomaniac, villain, science, illusionist, steampunk, evil man, neo noir, suicide, good versus evil, sword cane, secret passageway ...
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Big Sleep (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The classic Raymond Chandler tale retold with Mitchum taking over the Bogart role.
Style: talky, clever, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, murder, neo noir, forbidden love, femme fatale, gambling, blackmail, crime, mystery, gangsters, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, london, europe, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.1
 3K
The Badge (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A sheriff begins an investigation into the death of a local transsexual after hearing that high ranking politicians may have been involved. Although he is homophobic, his investigation causes him to be rejected by others, forcing him to seek help ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric
Plot: transsexual, murder, uncover truth, investigation, mystery, political corruption, fighting the system, dishonesty, politics, small town, crime, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.7
 192
Hard Vice (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A vice cop and her partner investigate a string of murders apparently tied to high-priced Las Vegas call girls.
Plot: investigation, partner, explosion, prostitution, call girl, murder, sex, shower, gun, sex in bed, nipples, breasts ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.8
 35K
Sea of Love (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Seen-it-all New York detective Frank Keller is unsettled - he has done twenty years on the force and could retire, and he hasn't come to terms with his wife leaving him for a colleague. Joining up with an officer from another part of town to ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, sexy, atmospheric, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, police, suspect, police detective, femme fatale, newspaper, crime, crimes, sexual relations, who done it ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.4
 9K
Shanghai (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An American man returns to a corrupt, Japanese-occupied Shanghai four months before Pearl Harbor and discovers his friend has been killed. While he unravels the mysteries of the death, he falls in love and discovers a much larger secret that his own ...
Style: captivating, stylized, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Plot: murder, uncover truth, mystery, investigation, political conspiracy, dishonesty, deadly, fall in love, life is a bitch, love and romance, dark secret, crime boss ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1941
Place: china, asia, shanghai china, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%