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.
Style: neo noir
Plot: nypd, woman seduces a man, investigation, nanny, murder, doctor, widow, femme fatale, marriage, marriage as hell, au pair, erotic thriller, sex in bed, carrying someone, switch
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 neo noir, suspenseful, serious and realistic films with plots about murder, investigation, crimes, femme fatale, deadly, dishonesty and mystery mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Perfect Alibi: Detour (1992), China Moon (1994), American Gigolo (1980), Brazen (2022), Love Is a Gun (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Detour (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A nightclub piano player (Tom Neal Jr.) hitchhikes to the West Coast and soon figures into two deaths.
Style: neo noir
Plot: musician, femme fatale, arizona desert, hitchhiking, stolen identity, murder
Time: 1940s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 7K
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: neo noir, psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, crimes, investigation, sex scene, dishonesty, interrogation, fall in love, romance, small town, police corruption, infidelity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, neo noir, erotic, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: gigolo, murder, pimp, prostitution, frame up, infidelity, cheating wife, prostitute, adultery, character study, redemption, sex scene ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, malibu california, palm springs california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.1
 12K
Brazen (2022)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mystery writer Grace Miller has killer instincts when it comes to motive - and she'll need every bit of expertise to help solve her sister's murder.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, tense
Plot: investigation, murder, crime investigation, sister, secret life, private investigation, murder investigation, life is a bitch, double life, crime solving, sisters, uncover truth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 4.8
 507
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: neo noir, mind bending, surreal, realistic, serious ...
Plot: female masturbation, male nudity, murder, false accusation, femme fatale, lust, surrealism, mental breakdown, crime scene, nightmare, sex scene, photographer ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 2.7
 281
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.
Style: neo noir
Plot: murder, death, homicide detective, best friend, assassin, investigation
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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: neo noir, serious, realistic, tense, mind bending ...
Plot: private detective, blackmail, investigation, femme fatale, missing person, murder, karate, striptease, stripper, actress, police detective, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The White Orchid (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Shy and reserved, Claire Decker, 30ish, is a part-time investigator for Social Services. Typically, she solves cases where senior citizens have died alone, leaving no indication of who must handle their estate. This time however, Claire is ...
Style: neo noir, captivating, suspenseful, suspense, tense
Plot: disguise, murder, investigation, femme fatale, female protagonist, crimes, death, chase, brutality, police, woman with a gun, lesbian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1992
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: neo noir, sexy, tense, surreal, cynical ...
Plot: mental illness, kidnapping, crimes, boxer, femme fatale, murder, crime gone awry, self sacrifice, tragic hero, drifter, widow, sexual tension ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: neo noir, serious, mind bending, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, police detective, seduction, crimes, investigation, mystery, who done it, dishonesty, law enforcement, couples, crime investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: neo noir, cult film
Plot: sex scene, female nudity, murder, police corruption, policewoman, female gunfighter, girl power, karate, fistfight, police shootout, gunfight, police station ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.5
 275
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, investigation, erotica, love, seduction, sex, femme fatale, woman seduces a man, duplicity, female nudity, socialite ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Weekend Away (2022)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When her best friend vanishes during a girls' trip to Croatia, Beth races to figure out what happened. But each clue yields another unsettling deception.
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense
Plot: murder, weekend, accused of murder, mystery, mysterious disappearance, disappearance, murder mystery, investigation, framed for murder, murder investigation, girlfriend, travel ...
Place: croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Widows of Thursdays (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The closed community of "Altos de la Cascada", a private neighborhood of high-priced houses, is moved by the discovery of three corpses that appear floating in a pool and rushes to frame it as an accident. It is the starting point so that ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: murder, lifestyle, widow, marriage, mystery, investigation, economic crisis, tennis, corpse, social relations, crimes, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2001, 2000s
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 8K
Palmetto (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A recently released ex-con gets involved in a fake kidnapping scheme that turns very real.
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, intense, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, crimes, police investigation, kidnapping, scam, mystery, frame up, murder, secrets, ex convict, adultery, manipulation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 2K
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: neo noir, sexy, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: femme fatale, private detective, serial killer, erotica, christmas, woman with a gun, private investigator, murder, psychopath, investigation, friendship, voyeurism ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.9
 74
Blackout (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A police officer suspects that a local husband and father who has recently undergone facial surgery because of injuries received in a car accident is in reality the same man who committed a quadruple murder several years before.
Style: neo noir
Plot: private investigator, investigation, nudity (full frontal - brief), gangsters, murder, city, sex, private detective, blood
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Devil in a Blue Dress (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In late 1940s Los Angeles, Easy Rawlins is an unemployed black World War II veteran with few job prospects. At a bar, Easy meets DeWitt Albright, a mysterious white man looking for someone to investigate the disappearance of a missing white woman ...
Style: neo noir, sexy, atmospheric, stylized, clever ...
Plot: private detective, crimes, missing person, african american, racism, murder, jazz club, political corruption, mystery, private investigator, violence, gunfight ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1948
Place: los angeles, texas, usa, california, malibu california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Manhattan Night (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Porter Wren is a Manhattan tabloid writer with an appetite for scandal. On the beat he sells murder, tragedy, and anything that passes for the truth. At home, he is a dedicated husband and father. But when Caroline, a seductive stranger asks him to ...
Style: neo noir, twists and turns, tense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: blackmail, temptation, investigation, affair, crimes, newspaper man, journalist, secret, husband wife relationship, death, infidelity, voyeurism ...
Time: 21st century
Place: manhattan new york city, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.4
 36K
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: sexual, sexy, neo noir, surprise ending, suspenseful ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, adultery, lust, lawyer, obsession, sex scene, betrayal, nudity (full frontal - brief), greed, female nudity, lechery ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 344
Linda (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two couples, friends for a long time, decide to go away together. Things soon take a turn for the worse when Linda and Jeff spend far too much time together instead of with their respective spouses, Paul and Stella. - From IMDB
Style: neo noir, cynical, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: erotica, girl, conspiracy, false accusation, murder, infidelity, couples, couple relations, love and romance, crimes, protagonist as suspect, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, serious, suspenseful, neo noir
Plot: killer, woman with a gun, insurance fraud, murder, investigation, infidelity, boss and employee, cons and scams, love triangle, couples, disorder, power relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Drowning Pool (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Harper is brought to Louisiana to investigate an attempted blackmail scheme. He soon finds out that it involves an old flame of his and her daughter. He eventually finds himself caught in a power struggle between the matriarch of the family and a ...
Style: neo noir, realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, private investigator, russian roulette, investigation, police corruption, murder, dishonesty, mystery, rivalry, criminal's revenge, crimes, uncover truth ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: sexy, serious, realistic, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, investigation, murder, high school, dishonesty, crimes, crime gone awry, love triangle, conspiracy, sex scene, cheating girlfriend, erotica ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.1
 15K
Night Moves (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Private detective and former football player Harry Moseby gets hired on to what seems a standard missing person case, as a former Hollywood actress whose only major roles came thanks to being married to a studio mogul wants Moseby to find and return ...
Style: neo noir, cynical, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: private detective, missing person, investigation, murder, infidelity, mystery, crimes, manipulation, loneliness, crime gone awry, complex characters, espionage ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, florida, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
An Occasional Hell (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A former policeman-turned college professor of forensics, is asked by a widow to solve the murder of her unfaithful husband and the disappearance of his mistress who may have been linked to some drug dealers.
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, mind bending, gloomy ...
Plot: widow, investigation, infidelity, murder, murder investigation, femme fatale, car chase, humiliation, voyeur, sex in car, sex scene, disappearance ...
Time: 90s
Place: south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 34
Motel (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The discovery of the mutilated body of a wealthy woman leads a detective to an isolated motel.
Style: neo noir
Plot: rich woman, sex scene, husband wife relationship, death, investigation, debt, storm, murder, suicide, old woman, greed, avarice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Perfect Nanny (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Upon her release from a mental institution where she was recovering from a suicide attempt, Andrea McBride applies for the position of nanny for a handsome, wealthy surgeon, Dr. James Lewis, a widower with two children. Another applicant is hired, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: nanny, obsession, parents and children, under the surface, crimes, murder, family relations, femme fatale, lifetime, woman with a gun, woman seduces a man, strong female lead ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: This remake of the 1946 movie of the same name accounts an affair between a seedy drifter and a seductive wife of a roadside cafe owner. This begins a chain of events that culminates in murder. Based on a novel by James M. Cain.
Style: neo noir, sexy, erotic, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: adultery, betrayal, crimes, romance, infidelity, sex, obsession, murder, femme fatale, love affair, sexual content, female orgasm ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Spiral Staircase (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: People are trapped in a house with a killer.
Style: enigmatic, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: serial killer, dark and stormy night, secret, sheriff, murder, mansion, stranded, storm, brother, mute, island, dead woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%