Movies like Perfect Alibi

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Perfect Alibi (1995)
 5.3
 231
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 realistic, serious, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about murder, investigation, neo noir, crimes, dishonesty, femme fatale and crime mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Perfect Alibi: Love Is a Gun (1994), China Moon (1994), American Gigolo (1980), Red Herring (2015), He Died with His Eyes Open (1985). 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, mind bending, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: false accusation, investigation, murder, mystery, crimes, crime, neo noir, moral dilemma, betrayal, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 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, small town, dishonesty, frame up, self defense, interrogation, danger, romance, fall in love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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, serious, realistic, 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%
 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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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: gloomy, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, crimes, who done it, mystery, crime, neo noir, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, couples, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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: murder, police, duplicity, bikini, seduction, erotica, sex, love, investigation, femme fatale, socialite
⇓ 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, rage, marriage, death, slasher, femme fatale, sister in law, childhood, female killer, serial killer, investigation
⇓ 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: serial killer, investigation, trial, marriage, priest, poison, 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: widow, passion, sexual tension, doctor, blood, premarital sex, suicide attempt, heart transplant, femme fatale, police investigation, dead husband, knife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, gloomy ...
Plot: kidnapping, mental illness, neo noir, femme fatale, boxer, crime gone awry, crime, murder, power relations, crimes, mystery, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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: psychological, serious, mind bending, realistic, tense ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, missing person, murder, betrayal, femme fatale, blackmail, who done it, martial arts, gangsters, crime, intrigue ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: usa
⇓ 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, investigation, criminal gang, neo noir, police chase, machine gun
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: poker, fistfight, womanizer, police corruption, neo noir, investigation, murder, drugs, male female relationship, 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: sexy, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, investigation, serial killer, private detective, femme fatale, psychopath, vengeance, power relations, danger, clinic, dishonesty, couples ...
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, sexy, suspenseful, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: femme fatale, couples, dishonesty, law enforcement, investigation, mystery, amateur detective, righting the wronged, love affair, dealing with death, dangerous attraction, romance ...
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, crimes of passion, lust, adultery, betrayal, crime, dangerous attraction, neo-noir, small town, protagonist as suspect, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, police brutality, jazz club, cocktail party, divorce, corvette, poodle, missing person, bridge, death of wife ...
Time: 1960s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, serious, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: murder, marriage, police detective, neo noir, socialite, romance, fall in love, witnessing a crime, crime, love and romance, crimes, gangsters ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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, realistic, gloomy, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: murder, investigation, opposites attract, espionage, janitor, reporter, mystery, media, couples, deadly, dishonesty, love and romance ...
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.
Plot: murder, maverick cop, police corruption, neo-noir, bare breasts, female nudity, female police officer, female full frontal nudity, violence, alley fight, nightstick, female protagonist ...
⇓ 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, psychological, serious
Plot: murder, crimes, mystery, deadly, driving in the rain, librarian, plot twist, garbage truck, jaguar car, phone booth, deception, love ...
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, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, investigation, insurance fraud, killer, crime, cons and scams, power relations, crime gone awry, femme fatale, love triangle, infidelity, disorder ...
Time: 70s
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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: psychological, suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, voyeur, investigation, uncover truth, who done it, crimes, mind game, psychopath, dangerous attraction, mystery, manipulations, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: disguise, steampunk, illusionist, evil man, villain, megalomaniac, police inspector, black magic, clue, secret organization, manipulation, femme fatale ...
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: transsexual, murder, uncover truth, political corruption, mystery, investigation, politics, fighting the system, dishonesty, small town, gender, crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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, murder, sex, call girl, prostitution, sex in bed, shower, breasts, nipples, sex scene ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Motherless Brooklyn (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Lionel Essrog, a private detective living with Tourette syndrome, ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and best friend — a mystery that carries him from the gin-soaked jazz clubs of Harlem to the slums of Brooklyn to the gilded halls of New ...
Plot: private detective, murder investigation, murder, investigation, tourette's syndrome, noir, femme fatale, neo noir, racism
Time: 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, police, suspect, police detective, femme fatale, newspaper, crime, crimes, sexual relations, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ 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: stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: private detective, police corruption, neo noir, investigation, murder, crime, who done it, dishonesty, deadly, criminal's revenge, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.3
 8K
Black Widow (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Federal agent Alexandra Barnes believes that Catherine Petersen is a serial killer who marries rich men and then murders them for their money. But since Catherine is seemingly a master of disguise and has multiple identities, Alexandra can't ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, tense, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: femme fatale, crime, serial killer, obsession, investigation, danger, woman in danger, dishonesty, deadly, couples, crimes, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hawaii, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%