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Deep Crimson (1996)
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Deep Crimson (1996)
Original name: Profundo carmesí
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The life of a man who preys on unsuspecting women for a living is changed when he finds an accomplice in the woman who loves and controls him.
Style: tense, clever, serious, realistic, suspenseful, neo noir
Plot: murder, serial killer, widow, dangerous attraction, gigolo, dark humor, crimes, graphic violence, love and romance, fall in love, couples, love affair, honeymoon, partners, dishonesty, unfulfillment, murderous pair, destructive relationship, sex, dancing, incest, thief, con artists, loneliness, food ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: mexico, latin america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, murder, deadly, dishonesty, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief) and danger mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Deep Crimson: The Honeymoon Killers (1970), Lonely Hearts (2006), Alleluia (2014), Forever Mine (1999), The Zone (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Honeymoon Killers (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Martha Beck, an obese nurse who is desperately lonely, joins a "correspondence club" and finds a romantic pen pal in Ray Fernandez. Martha falls hard for Ray, and is intent on sticking with him even when she discovers he's a con man ...
Style: neo noir, disturbing, psychological, stylized, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, honeymoon, nurse, con artists, crimes, graphic violence, fall in love, cons and scams, dangerous attraction, couples, psychopath ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, alabama, new jersey, new york, missouri ...
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95%
 6.4
 21K
Lonely Hearts (2006)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In the late 1940's, Martha Beck and Raymond Fernandez were America's notorious "Lonely Hearts Killers". Their lethal scam was simple; they would swindle and then viciously murder lovelorn war widows who would answer their ...
Style: neo noir, rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, murderous pair, police investigation, loneliness, femme fatale, attempted murder, obsession, seduction, cons and scams, sexual attraction, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1949, year 1951, 50s ...
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 3K
Alleluia (2014)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Michel, a murderous womanizer, meets introverted Gloria online and treats her to a whirlwind one-night-stand. Offering herself as an accomplice in his seductive crimes, the unhinged lovers embark on a deadly odyssey amplified by wild sex, unbridled ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: murder, fall in love, partners, crimes, dishonesty, cons and scams, violence spree, destructive relationship, obsession, obsessive love, jealousy, single mother ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.2
 3K
Forever Mine (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A hotel cabana boy falls for the wife of a powerful politico. But when she confesses to the affair, her husband determines to end it forever.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: betrayal, love triangle, haunted by the past, love affair, couple relations, hidden identity, dishonesty, unfulfillment, crimes, lovers reunited, infidelity, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, new york, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Zone (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Residents of an enclosed neighborhood in the middle of Mexico DF are shocked by a violent crime, and for one resident in particular, young Alejandro, the drama is ratcheted up when he encounters the lone kid who escaped the event and is hiding out ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, thought provoking ...
Plot: murder, vengeance, heist, vigilantism, isolation, crimes, confined, escape, slum, militia, violence, teenage boy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.7
 38K
Summer of Sam (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Spike Lee's take on the "Son of Sam" murders in New York City during the summer of 1977 centering on the residents of an Italian-American South Bronx neighborhood who live in fear and distrust of one another.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, infidelity, crimes, psychopath, lust, murder, punk, heat wave, intolerance, bigotry, mistrust, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, bronx new york city, brooklyn new york city, new york yankees ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
White Mischief (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Kenya
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A millionaire past his prime and his young wife arrive in Kenya circa 1940 to find that the other affluent British expatriates are living large as the homefront gears up for war. They are busy swapping partners, doing drugs, and attending lavish ...
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, decadence, infidelity, couple relations, love affair, social differences, dishonesty, crimes, love and romance, society, romance, couples ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: africa, kenya, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, serious, suspense, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, obsession, betrayal, murder of husband, infidelity, conspiracy, crimes, fatal attraction, crimes of passion, romance, love affair, adultery ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Deadly Betrayal (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: International reporter Jeff Randal spends half of his time abroad. His wife Donna feels neglected. When their preteen daughter Melinda's hunky teacher Adam Hamilton notices, Donna becomes his hot lover, to her Boston bookstore employer and ...
Style: tense, sexy, suspenseful, erotic, serious ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, love affair, couples, murder, crimes, love and romance, betrayal, stalking, dangerous attraction, sex, cheating wife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Next Time I'll Aim for the Heart (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Between 1978 and 1979, the inhabitants of the Oise are in fear of a maniac who kills several hitchhikers and escape the police. He was then dubbed "the killer of the Oise" is actually a shy young policeman who will investigate his own ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: serial killer, murder, police, violence, law enforcement, insanity, self mutilation, racial slur, psychopath, police investigation, crimes, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Never Talk to Strangers (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sarah Taylor, a police psychologist, meets a mysterious and seductive young man, Tony Ramirez, and falls in love with him. As a cause of this relationship, she changes her personality when she begins to receive anonymous telephone calls.
Style: erotic, surprise ending, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, sex scene, obsession, split personality, woman in danger, stalking, love, dangerous attraction, criminal psychologist, crimes, dishonesty, sexuality ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, puerto rico, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.2
 642
Another Life (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A woman is wrongly accused of murdering her husband in Edwardian London. Just before the outbreak of World War I, Edith Graydon married her boyfriend Percy Thomson. He survives the war but theirs is not a happy marriage. She doesn't really love ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: murder, forbidden love, dangerous attraction, unlikely criminals, femme fatale, couples, love affair, infidelity, fall in love, crimes, life is a bitch, dishonesty ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Assassination Tango (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 114 min.
Story: John J. is a seasoned hit man sent on a job to Argentina. When the General he's sent to kill delays his return to the country, John passes the time with Manuela, a beautiful dancer who becomes his teacher and guide into Argentina's sensual ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, tango, dancing, love and romance, couples, dishonesty, crimes, intrigue, rivalry, couple relations, politics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, new york, latin america, usa, buenos aires argentina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Ruination of Men (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two men jump out from behind some cacti and beat a man over the head with a rock. They then take the body to the dead man's hut, and sit with his body for the night while they talk, complain and dance. Later at the police station, two women ...
Style: cynical, rough, humorous, biting, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, police station, love triangle, crimes, betrayal, dark humor, widow, corpse, dealing with death, unlikely partners, couples, baseball ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.5
 216
Quiet Kill (2004)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An attractive married woman and a member of the 'Country Club Tennis Set', is being neglected by her workaholic doctor husband, Jerry (Corbin Bernsen). Lonely and insecure, Amy foolishly falls for the seductive charms of a much younger ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, investigation, prostitute, stalker, love affair, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, serial killer, couples, psychopath, who done it, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 73K
Derailed (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When two married business executives having an affair are blackmailed by a violent criminal, they are forced to turn the tables on him to save their families.
Style: suspenseful, rough, surprise ending, serious, tense ...
Plot: blackmail, dangerous attraction, deception, infidelity, crimes, couples, family in danger, disorder, adultery, rape, dishonesty, extramarital affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Lovers: A True Story (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set in '50s Spain, a young man leaves the army and looks for a job so he and his fiancée can get married. He rents a room from a widow, and shortly begins a torrid affair with her. The fiancée figures it out and decides to win him back by ...
Style: realistic, erotic, serious, sexy, sexual
Plot: tragic love, love triangle, seduction, secret lover, widow, destructive relationship, love and romance, romance, betrayal, couple relations, fall in love, love affair ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.8
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Rushlights (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Young lovers Billy and Sarah journey from L.A. to Texas with plans to make a false claim to the valuable assets left behind by a dead friend. But when their voyage brings them to Tremo, Texas, they find a bizarre and sinister world awaiting them.
Style: neo noir, serious, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: crimes, cons and scams, couples, crime gone awry, murder, betrayal, small town, inheritance, drug dealer, sheriff, love and romance, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Beautiful & Twisted (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Following the murder of hotel heir Ben Novack Jr., police focus their investigation on his wife, Narcy.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: murder, crimes, femme fatale, couples, psychopath, husband wife relationship, investigation, death, rivalry, true crime, domestic violence, woman in underwear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.7
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The Square (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ray, a construction worker trapped in an unhappy marriage, pursues an affair with his neighbor, Carla. Carla's husband, Greg, is a mobster who keeps large sums of drug money in their home. With this in mind, Carla comes up with a plan: She and ...
Style: neo noir, realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: revenge, murder, infidelity, tragedy, extortion, nothing goes right, crimes, life turned upside down, disorder, crime gone awry, dishonesty, money ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Dead On (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In an erotic update of "Strangers on a Train", airline pilot Ted Beaumont and his lover, Erin Davenport, scheme to rid themselves of their respective spouses. Ted's wife disappears mysteriously and thinking that all is proceeding ...
Style: rough, sexy, realistic, erotic, serious ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, couples, power relations, betrayal, femme fatale, dishonesty, love and romance, crimes, strong violent content, manipulation, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.7
 785
Cold Heart (2001)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman discovers becoming attracted to the wrong man can have deadly consequences in this tense erotic thriller. Linda (Nastassia Kinski) is a woman whose life would seem ideal on the surface: she runs a thriving business and is happily married to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, sexy, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: obsession, psychopath, love triangle, infidelity, unhappy wife, adultery, crimes, love and romance, couples, family problems, sexual relations, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.9
 2K
Backyard (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: An astonishing fictional account of the unending series of murders of young women in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, which began in 1996. Most of the victims are low-paid laborers who have been drawn to the town by the possibility of work at American-owned ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, crimes, serial killer, incompetent police, fighting crime, police investigation, injustice, law enforcement, dishonesty, woman in danger, police corruption, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 5.4
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Ladies Night (2005)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Insurance investigators track a serial killer who seduces women with access to big bucks, convinces them to embezzle, then kills them.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, cynical, realistic
Plot: murder, mind game, serial killer, crimes, dangerous attraction, psychopath, dishonesty, police investigation, rivalry, heist, bank, amateur detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.8
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Heli (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Mexico, Netherlands, Germany, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Heli must try and protect his young family when his 12-year-old sister inadvertently involves them in the brutal drug world. He must battle against the drug cartel that have been angered as well as the corrupt police force.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: drug cartel, crimes, cocaine, drug dealing, gang, corrupt law enforcer, small town, urban ghetto life, society, kids in trouble, factory worker, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Legend of Wolf Lodge (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Out of work and driving aimlessly, a man pulls into the "Wolf Lodge" and ends up with a job. When he wakes nightly to the sounds of icy voices and screams he decides he can no longer be an innocent bystander.
Style: neo noir, sexy, mind bending, realistic, serious ...
Plot: hotel, love triangle, dishonesty, murderous pair, crimes, partners, mystery, femme fatale, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, power relations, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.8
 567
Bound by Lies (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Detecive Max Garrett is assigned to protect the sultry photographer Laura Cross from a ruthless killer, he has no idea what he's in for. The more involved Garrett gets in the case, the more attracted he is to Cross, but as they get closer, ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: murder, photographer, reluctant partners, uncover truth, police investigation, dangerous attraction, manipulation, crimes, betrayal, mystery, serial killer, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Bonded by Blood (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1995, drug suppliers and career criminals Tony Tucker, Patrick Tate and Craig Rolfe were blasted to death by a shot gun whilst waiting in a Range Rover in Rettendon, Essex. The film charts their rise to become the most prolific dealers and feared ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, gang, rise and fall, vengeance, betrayal, ambition, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, partners, gangsters, drug dealing ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.8
 41K
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: sexy, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, police, police detective, femme fatale, newspaper, crimes, sexual relations, partners against crime, law enforcement, who done it ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 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, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), investigation, crimes, dishonesty, self defense, interrogation, frame up, fall in love, romance, small town, sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%