Movies like The Perfect Neighbor

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The Perfect Neighbor (2005)
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The Perfect Neighbor (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Kansas City, the deranged middle-age Donna Germaine stabs and kills her lover, when he calls off their relationship to stay with his wife. Donna uses an excuse to move to the house of her aunt, and she becomes obsessed in their neighbor, the executive William Costigan. The sick Donna plots an evil scheme to take William from his wife Jeannie Costigan.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: obsession, femme fatale, betrayal, marriage, murder, husband wife relationship, neighbor, attraction, starting over

Most similar movies to The Perfect Neighbor

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, serious and realistic films with plots about murder, obsession, femme fatale, dishonesty, crimes, couples and deadly mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like The Perfect Neighbor: Sheesha (2005), Water's Edge (2003), Say Nothing (2001), Backwaters (2006), Careful What You Wish For (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.5
 235
Sheesha (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Story: Businesswoman Sia Malhotra lives a wealthy lifestyle in Bangkok, along with her twin, Ria, who is deaf and dumb due to a neurological disorder. She meets with Raj Oberoi, and both fall in love. Their endeavors to cure Ria are all in vain. Sia plans ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: obsession, brother in law sister in law relationship, femme fatale, marriage, erotic thriller, twin, murder, erotica, uncover truth, false accusation, deaf mute, wedding ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Perfect Wife (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Leah's brother dies in a car accident, she vows revenge on the doc who failed to save him.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Plot: murder, revenge, psychopath, femme fatale, serial killer, couple relations, deadly, family problems, couples, dishonesty, crimes, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.1
 636
Water's Edge (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Robert wanted an escape from the big city. He thought a small town by the water's edge would give him a new start. He couldn't have been more wrong. This little town has dirty secrets, and Robert just found the worst of them...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: femme fatale, small town, uncover truth, investigation, deadly, political corruption, dishonesty, life is a bitch, murder, betrayal, husband wife relationship, town mayor ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.8
 608
Say Nothing (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Housewife Grace Needham (Nastassja Kinski) has a one-night stand with Julian Grant (William Baldwin), who then becomes obsessed with sinking her marriage to husband Matt (Hart Bochner). The twist here is that Julian is a millionaire global ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, sexy, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: dangerous attraction, manipulations, love affair, femme fatale, obsession, infidelity, murder, danger, crumbling marriage, sexual relations, dysfunctional family, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 99
Backwaters (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A paralyzed woman goes missing after she and her husband travel to India for specialized medical attention.
Style: captivating, exciting, disturbing, sentimental, tense ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, marital problem, murder of wife, emotional abuse, murder, car accident, false accusation, infidelity, adultery, englishwoman, sexy woman, see through clothes ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Careful What You Wish For (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A guy gets more than he bargained for after entering into an affair with the wife of an investment banker. Soon, a suspicious death and substantial life insurance policy embroil him in a scandal.
Style: surprise ending, tense, suspense, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, adultery, betrayal, murder, infidelity, dangerous attraction, manipulations, seduction, femme fatale, neighbor, greed, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.8
 70
Do It for Me (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Andrés's wealthy father-in-law runs a textile factory; he retires and brings Andrés to Madrid, with wife and son, to run the company. Andrés works long hours, but his wife is bored, and there are tensions at home. When Isabel, a femme ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: femme fatale, obsession, kidnapping, unfulfillment, love and romance, couple relations, manipulations, dishonesty, couples, love triangle, infidelity, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Single White Female 2: The Psycho (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A warped woman takes deadly measures to help a new roommate get rid of her problems.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, psychopath, murder, mentally unstable, deadly, female psychopath, roommate, woman in danger, rivalry, crimes, workplace intrigue, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 12K
Unforgettable (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Julia moves in with her fiancé, David, but his ex-wife and her own haunting past join forces to rock her quiet suburban existence.
Style: suspense, rough, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: obsession, mentally unstable, jealousy, ex husband, marriage, divorce, ex husband ex wife relationship, unrequited love, insanity, betrayal, deception, home invasion ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Secret Obsession (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Newlywed Jennifer is brutally attacked at a dark rest stop. While healing from her injuries, she can’t recall anything from her past, including the ordeal. Her husband, Russell , is just thankful she’s alive and eager to get her home. As he ...
Style: suspense, intense, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: obsession, memory loss, psycho killer, violence, deception, stalker, murder, pursuit, danger
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Inconceivable (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A mother looks to escape her abusive past by moving to a new town where she befriends another mother, who grows suspicious of her.
Style: artsy, captivating, suspense, sexy
Plot: female nudity, murder, obsession, family relations, pregnancy, surrogate mother, child, friendship, caught having sex, lesbian, peeping, naked dead woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A suburban family chooses seemingly sweet Peyton Flanders as their newborn's nanny. Only much later does the infant's mother, Claire Bartel, realize Peyton's true intentions -- to destroy Claire and replace her in the family. The ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: nanny, obsession, vengeance, danger, family in danger, haunted by the past, domestic disturbance, loss of child, asthma, child, psychopath, family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Up Against Amanda (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After childhood abuse by her step-father and eight years in a juvenile psychiatric lockup, Amanda Lear is released. Her shrink is also her lover, who surreptitiously pays her rent on a nice house for a year. She moves in, takes one look at her ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: stalking, neighbor, hidden camera, female stalker, dangerous attraction, manipulations, mentally unstable, couples, rivalry, mind game, espionage, youth ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.1
 18K
Swimfan (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ben Cronin has it all: the admiration of his many friends, a terrific girlfriend, and he's on the fast-track to an athletic scholarship. Ben's rock-solid, promising future and romance are turned upside-down with the arrival of Madison ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, sexy, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, stalking, high school, hospital, swimming, dangerous attraction, female psychopath, frame up, teenage life, obsessive love, mental illness, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.8
 2K
Zebra Lounge (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alan and Wendy Barnet have been married just long enough for the excitement to have gone out of their relationship, and they're looking for a way to put some spice back in their lives. After placing a personal ad looking for another couple ...
Style: erotic, suspenseful, tense, sexual, suspense ...
Plot: wife swapping, mate swapping, couples, sexual relations, swinger, obsession, femme fatale, legal investigation, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, manipulations, love affair ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.2
 553
Inner Sanctum (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman attempts suicide when she suspects her husband doesn't love her and is having an affair. Now she's wheelchair-bound, and her husband, who indeed doesn't love her and is having an affair, hires a private nurse to look after his ...
Style: sexy, sexual, absurd, enigmatic, captivating ...
Plot: obsession, love triangle, betrayal, intrigue, infidelity, disability, danger, strong sexual content, murder, investigation, sex, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
A Table for One (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A wife, her two-timing husband and a flirting neighbor are unpredictable competitors in a warped game that turns into a life-or-death affair.
Style: realistic, sexual, serious, psychological, tense ...
Plot: infidelity, mind game, murder, love and romance, crimes, couple relations, obsession, rivalry, deadly, unfulfillment, love affair, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.6
 410
Deadbolt (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When medical student Marty places an ad for a roommate, her ad is answered by handsome, clean-cut Alec. At first Alec seems to be a wonderful roommate; supportive, considerate and a real friend. However, Alec's affection turns to obsession as ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, rough, serious ...
Plot: woman in danger, obsessive love, investigation, murder, betrayal, mentally unstable, obsession, tragic love, captivity, crime, crimes, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 573
Tick Tock (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stunning trophy wife Rachel Avery is stuck in a cold, loveless marriage with her millionaire husband, Holden. So when Holden goes away on a trip, Rachel hooks up with her close friend Carla, and the two hatch a plan to murder Holden and collect on ...
Style: erotic, rough, tense, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, betrayal, sex, private detective, power relations, couples, deadly, infidelity, blackmail, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Sleeping with the Enemy (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young woman fakes her own death in an attempt to escape her nightmarish marriage, but discovers it is impossible to elude her controlling husband.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: stalking, domestic violence, obsession, violent husband, woman in danger, starting over, haunted by the past, danger, psychopath, on the run, faked death, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s, year 1990, 1990s, 20th century
Place: iowa, usa, boston, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Trespasser (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Estevão , Ivan e Gilberto são companheiros desde os tempos de faculdade e sócios de uma construtora de sucesso há mais de 15 anos. O relacionamento entre eles sempre foi muito bom, até que um desentendimento na condução dos negócios faz com ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: hitman, murder, crime gone awry, dishonesty, betrayal, deadly, partners, society, social differences, cons and scams, blackmail, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america, sao paulo brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.3
 354
Love Walked In (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two romantically involved down-and-out lounge singers get involved in a caper.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense, sexual ...
Plot: femme fatale, showbiz, neo noir, love triangle, cons and scams, private detective, obsession, down on your luck, infidelity, love and romance, sex scene, frame up ...
Time: 40s
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.0
 27K
Obsessed (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Things couldn't be better for Derek Charles. He's just received a big promotion at work, and has a wonderful marriage with his beautiful wife, Sharon. However, into this idyllic world steps Lisa, a temporary worker at Derek's office. ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, sexy, romantic, suspense ...
Plot: obsessive love, obsession, stalking, dangerous attraction, fatal attraction, workplace, workplace intrigue, danger, wooing, family problems, promotion, workplace romance ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Movie in collections
 7.7
 3K
Symmetry (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Dwudziestosześcioletni Łukasz, niesłusznie posądzony o napad na starszą kobietę, trafia do aresztu śledczego. Adwokat wynajęty przez matkę bezskutecznie próbuje go stamtąd wydostać. Pod wpływem dramatycznych wydarzeń w celi ...
Style: suspense, serious, tense, suspenseful
Plot: prisoner, prison life, miscarriage of justice, criminal, murder, innocence, immorality, coincidence, prison, depravity, child molester
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.2
 4K
Dream Lover (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ray is young, charming, successful and the owner of a prosperous architect company. However, he has recently gone trough a very painful divorce. His friends try to cheer him up by showing him the positive sides of being single but for Ray marriage ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: adultery, mystery, femme fatale, betrayal, marriage, murder, infidelity, paranoia, architect, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.0
 103
The Falls (2003)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a smoke-filled dive in Buffalo, NY, David Marx tells us his tale of obsession, betrayal, and murder - leading him to an uncertain fate "underneath Niagara Falls." David tells us how his beautiful redheaded ex-girlfriend, Jennifer ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Plot: neo noir, murder, missing person, femme fatale, amateur detective, deadly, dishonesty, betrayal, investigation, rivalry, danger, jazz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Framed for Murder (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a woman falsely accused of murdering her husband is released from prison after 8 years, she hires a private investigator, determined to find out who framed her. What she doesn't know, is that the killer is about to do it again.
Style: suspense
Plot: sister sister relationship, medication, money, husband wife relationship, medicine, spouse abuse, forced suicide, gardener, theater, ex convict, hypocrite, strangulation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Awakening the Zodiac (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story follows a down-on-their-luck couple who discovers a serial killer's film reels. They decide to take the law into their own hands, risking everything for the chance at a $100,000 reward. It isn't long until they find themselves in ...
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, death, crimes, danger, police, police investigation, obsession, life is a bitch, reward
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.0
 292
Posers (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Four Hardcore party posers are suddenly facing an unknown killer when one of them disappears.
Style: scary, bleak, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, friendship, femme fatale, mystery, crimes, twentysomething life, crime gone awry, investigation, betrayal, dishonesty, deadly, power relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.4
 172
Depraved (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Steamy erotic thriller centering on Opella and Dan, a couple whose sexual fantasies get so wild, Dan wants to put a stop to them. When Opella is discovered dead, Dan contacts his brother to help him get rid of the body and cover his tracks, but the ...
Style: sexual, realistic, suspenseful, erotic, serious
Plot: murder, impotence, adultery, obsession, couples, deadly, dealing with death, crimes, sexual relations, couple relations, investigation, erotic thriller ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%