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.
Plot: obsession, betrayal, marriage, starting over, murder, femme fatale, neighbor, husband wife relationship, attraction

Most similar movies to The Perfect Neighbor

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and tense films with plots about murder, femme fatale, obsession, husband wife relationship, betrayal, dishonesty and couples mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Perfect Neighbor: Framed for Murder (2007), Inner Sanctum (1991), The First 9 1/2 Weeks (1998), Do It for Me (1997), The Ultimate Thrill (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: serious, psychological, realistic, tense, scary ...
Plot: murder, revenge, vengeance, infidelity, femme fatale, couples, deadly, dishonesty, psychopath, crimes, dealing with death, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: characters killed one by one, framed for murder, tank top, private investigator, medication, money, husband wife relationship, medicine, ex convict, private detective, hypocrisy, fish ...
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83%
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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, realistic, serious
Plot: betrayal, murder, love triangle, obsession, intrigue, woman in danger, danger, strong sexual content, dishonesty, crimes, crime, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The First 9 1/2 Weeks (1998)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An investment banker travels to Louisiana to snag the account of an eccentric millionaire but gets involved with his lusty wife, Mardi Gras, and (possibly) a satanic cult. The events in and around New Orleans change him forever and give a new slant ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, femme fatale, temptation, erotica, female nudity, voyeur, betrayal, sex, seduction, love triangle, intimacy, billionaire
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: femme fatale, obsession, kidnapping, manipulations, couple relations, love affair, love and romance, dishonesty, couples, infidelity, love triangle, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Ultimate Thrill (1974)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At a Colorado ski resort, a jealous man's paranoia results in murder.
Plot: murder, obsession, chase, stalker, stalking, businessman, skiing, marriage, jealousy, affair
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 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: realistic, sexual, erotic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: murder, impotence, adultery, investigation, couples, deadly, obsession, couple relations, sexual relations, dealing with death, crimes, erotic thriller ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 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, ex husband, mentally unstable, jealousy, ex husband ex wife relationship, divorce, marriage, insanity, deception, betrayal, stalking, frame up ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Amy Fisher: My Story (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This sensational true story of a near fatal attraction left Mary Jo Buttafuoco paralyzed for life and made Amy Fisher America's most infamous teenager. Imprisoned 5-15 years for a crime she confessed to Fisher has nothing to lose by telling how ...
Plot: teenager, true crime, older man younger woman relationship, sex with a minor, husband wife relationship, neo noir, extramarital affair, infidelity, adultery, teenage girl, older man young girl relationship, prostitution ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Le monte-charge (1962)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a Christmas night, an ex-convict ,Robert Herbin, meets a beautiful Italian married woman Marthe Drévet ,who has got a lot of things to hide . She lives in an old house ,the first floor of which is a big workshop where a service elevator leads to ...
Plot: murder, deception, femme fatale, ex convict, murder disguised as suicide, parisian suburb, police, elevator, movie theatre, christmas eve, christmas tree, little girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Mother Knows Best (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman urges her daughter to get married. And when her daughter does, she doesn't think that she made a good choice. So she goes out and hires a killer to kill her son-in-law.
Plot: hitman, marriage, mother daughter relationship, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Dead at 17 (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Alyssa's 17-year-old son Jason commits suicide, something doesn't sit right. As she and her daughter Danni begin to take a deeper look in the circumstances surrounding Jason's death, they discover that he may have been involved ...
Plot: stripper, murder, psychopath, group of friends, loss of son, dark secret, disposing of a dead body, nightclub, murder disguised as suicide, death of son, accidental death, pole dancer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 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 ...
Plot: bikini, twin, wedding night, twin sister, sexuality, sensuality, erotic thriller, marriage, wedding, sexual desire, femme fatale, brother in law sister in law relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.5
 77
Invasive (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young couple, Pauline and Alex, moves from Paris to a quiet neighbourhood in the French countryside. Pauline loves to take care of her garden and the plants. She is also fascinated with her older neighbour Gilles who lives alone. They spend much ...
Plot: gardening, house, overalls, mysterious man, anthropologist, kiss, husband wife relationship, secretly observing, jealousy, neighbor, cigarette smoking, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Lithium Conspiracy (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the 21th century getting hold of natural resources of emerging countries, is no matter of war--it is a matter of complex financial actions. And the power of governments behind the events has been replaced by the power of holding companies. ...
Plot: betrayal, banker, sex scene, topless, female nudity, love, bank, job, husband wife relationship, suicide
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Madonna: A Case of Blood Ambition (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man is convicted of raping and murdering a child and sent to prison. He is shortly afterwards beaten to death by other inmates. His daughter blames the jurors who convicted him for his death, and she hatches a scheme to murder each of the jury ...
Plot: stripper, seduction, jury, father daughter relationship, femme fatale, strip club, murder, rape, prison, female nudity, revenge, juror
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 347
Face of Evil (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On her wedding night, twenty-year-old Darcy Palmer empties her fiancé's bank account and flees to New York City. Along the way, she tries robbing Brianne Dwyer, who's heading to a New England college for her freshman year, and ends up ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: artist, murder, stolen identity, teenage girl, psychopath, roommate, college, painter, college student
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.0
 169
The Insomniac (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: John Figg has a great career and a gorgeous fiancée. When he inherits a nice house in a quiet neighborhood, he finally starts to feel like his life is coming together. Trouble arises, however, when John's house is burglarized, and the thieves ...
Style: dark
Plot: insomnia, whodunit, betrayal, murder, obsession, paranoia, self destruction
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: stalking, neighbor, hidden camera, female stalker, manipulations, mind game, dangerous attraction, youth, mentally unstable, couples, obsession, espionage ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: suspense, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, adultery, betrayal, murder, infidelity, dangerous attraction, seduction, femme fatale, neighbor, greed, manipulations, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: adultery, mystery, femme fatale, betrayal, marriage, murder, infidelity, paranoia, architect, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, family problems ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Friends 'Til the End (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Heather and Suzanne were childhood friends, both singers, who have always been competing against each other. The insecure Suzanne, who usually lost all the competitions, grows emotionally disturbed and hyper-competitive and carrying a grudge against ...
Plot: seduction, rock band, murder, deception, obsession, stage fright, sorority, college life
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Poison Ivy II (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young and naive college art student becomes obsessed with assuming the identity and personality of a departed coed who used to live in her room, and in so doing causes complications that result in two men, a student and her art professor, lusting ...
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, serious, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, femme fatale, diary, murder, lust, sexual relations, sex, art, vampire, voyeurism, power relations, school ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Before He Wakes (1998)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Initially cleared of "accidentally" killing her husband, an idyllic wife and mother comes under suspicion when police learn that her first husband also perished under similar circumstances. As the investigation unfolds, it becomes clear ...
Plot: murder, shot in the head, widow, extramarital affair, hypocrisy, basketball coach, deception, life insurance, high school basketball, greed, christianity, religion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Blind Man's Bluff (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A blind professor is accused by the police of killing his neighbor and must clear his name by finding the murderer.
Plot: murder, neighbor, blindness, accident, suspect
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Poison Ivy: The New Seduction (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A sinister seductress vows to destroy a suburban family.
Style: erotic, sexual, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nudity (topless - notable), murder, femme fatale, obsession, betrayal, vengeance, manipulation, family, dishonesty, manipulations, crimes, sexual relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Too Good to Be True (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A self-entitled woman is determined to keep her new man to herself at all costs.
Plot: murder, sociopath, sister, miscarriage, pregnant, pregnant woman, expectant father, pregnant wife, death, falling down stairs, jealousy, female killer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Plot: small town, femme fatale, writer's life, crimes, city life, crime, life is a bitch, protagonist as suspect, urban, computers and web, uncover truth, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: sexual, suspenseful, tense, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, mind game, family problems, couples, crumbling marriage, love and romance, love affair, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, surprise ending
Plot: murder, missing person, neo noir, amateur detective, femme fatale, investigation, betrayal, jazz, dishonesty, deadly, life is a bitch, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%