Movies like A Snake of June

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A Snake of June (2002)
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A Snake of June (2002)
Original name: 六月の蛇
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Set in an anonymous Japanese metropolis, the film tells the tale of shy career woman, Rinko and Shigehiko, her hygiene-obsessed, workaholic husband. The couple explore their sexuality in a number of ways, causing their lives to be disrupted.
Style: psychological, sexy, suspenseful, erotic, atmospheric, serious, realistic, surreal, contemplative, stylized ...
Plot: dysfunctional marriage, blackmail, husband wife relationship, couple relations, mystery, mind game, power relations, sexual relations, stalking, photograph, rain, surrealism, crimes, love and romance, couples, doctors and patients, sex aid, sex, cancer, stalker, female nudity, telephone, female masturbation, fetish, obsessive compulsive disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy, japan, europe, asia, venice

Most similar movies to A Snake of June

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, psychological, suspenseful and realistic films with plots about crimes, couples, deadly, mystery, danger, obsession and murder mostly in Drama, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like A Snake of June: Gemini (1999), Like a Cast Shadow (2015), The Stranger from Afar (2004), The Comfort of Strangers (1990), Pandora's Box (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Gemini (1999)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A successful doctor, Yukio's picture perfect life is gradually wrecked, and taken over by his avenging twin brother, who bumps off his family members one by one and reclaims his lover who is now Yukio's wife.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: twins, mistaken identity, rivalry, disorder, couples, memory loss, vengeance, crimes, mind game, mystery, love and romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Like a Cast Shadow (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sibylle, a pragmatic architect, mother and wife, witnesses a suicide of a woman her age while on vacation in Italy. Devastated by this incident, it causes the perception of her life and her family to change. Something inside of her has been set in ...
Style: contemplative, serious, atmospheric, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: couple relations, family relations, introspection, couples, under the surface, mystery, strong female presence
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Stranger from Afar (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A fear-obsessed freelance cameraman investigates an urban legend involving mysterious spirits that haunt the subways of Tokyo.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, psychopath, murder, obsession, vampire, haunted by the past, slasher, investigation, danger, mystery, deadly, gory ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Comfort of Strangers (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An Italian diplomat's son follows and seduces English lovers in Venice.
Style: psychological, erotic, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: obsession, seduction, couples, danger, love and romance, couple relations, culture clash, investigation, murder, stranger, swingers, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: venice, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Pandora's Box (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Stuck in a dull marriage, successful shrink Mia DuBois follows a patient's advice and exposes her wild side at a private underground club, where she meets a handsome stranger and begins an affair that may cost her more than just her husband.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, sexy, tense, serious ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, nightclub, love affair, dangerous attraction, manipulation, manipulations, femme fatale, mysterious character, couples, crumbling marriage, power relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Knife Edge (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A successful Wall Street trader returns to England with her new husband and five-year-old son, but their new start together turns into a nightmare when they move into a country house which contains a terrible secret.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, psychopath, gory, couples, crimes, danger, stalking, mind game, deadly, uncover truth, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Mystery of Rampo (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Edogawa Rampo is a writer whose latest work is censored by the government, deemed too disturbing and injurious to the public to be allowed to be published. However, after burning his drafts, his publisher shows him a newspaper with an account of ...
Style: sexual, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, sexy ...
Plot: murder, writers, artists and showbiz, manipulations, mind game, media, deadly, dishonesty, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, obsession, who done it ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Silence Becomes You (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Lithuania
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two sisters, Grace and Violet, bound together by more than blood, live a reclusive life in a large mansion, detached from society and reality too. They have a plan. It's hardly conventional, but the outcome nine months later is all that counts. ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, obsession, rivalry, betrayal, mentally unstable, deadly, romance, mind game, murder, couple relations, sexual relations, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Breaking Dawn (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Within the confines of an insane asylum languish many would-be seers and messiahs. Medical students meet them day in, day out. But when Eve meets Don Wake, she discovers he's not your run-of-the-mill paranoic. In fact, his visions of her life ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, bleak, mind bending, serious
Plot: mental institution, paranoia, mental illness, mentally unstable, mystery, investigation, danger, crimes, deadly, doctors and patients, uncover truth, murder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Inju: The Beast in the Shadow (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The writer and college professor, Alexandre Fayard, researches and gives lectures about the gruesome literary work of the mysterious Japanese writer Shundei Oe, considered by him to be the master of manipulation.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: neo noir, mystery, stalking, dishonesty, obsession, lifestyle, danger, deadly, crimes, mind game, uninhibited rivalry, geisha ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Body Chemistry (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A research project on sexual response leads two doctors into an affair where their deepest passions and darkest fantasies are revealed.
Style: sexy, psychological, suspenseful, erotic, serious ...
Plot: fatal attraction, infidelity, obsession, seduction, laboratory, love triangle, dangerous attraction, love affair, danger, stalking, mental illness, sexual relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Red Road (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Denmark
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Jackie is a CCTV operator. Each day, she watches over a small part of the world, protecting the people living their lives under her gaze. One day, a man shows his face on her monitor, a man she thought she would never see again, a man she hoped ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, realistic, contemplative, clever ...
Plot: stalking, couple relations, surveillance, couples, ex convict, danger, dishonesty, crimes, vengeance, sexual relations, voyeurism, wedding ...
Time: contemporary
Place: scotland, europe, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, realistic, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: adultery, femme fatale, mystery, betrayal, marriage, infidelity, murder, paranoia, architect, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Between (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Nadine, a beautiful lawyer from Chicago, travels alone to Tijuana, Mexico in search of her missing sister. Her investigation presents unsettling encounters leading her on a mind-bender as she attempts to unravel the compelling truth.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: mystery, obsessive quest, missing person, love affair, riddles and clues, mind game, crimes, deadly, truth, missing sister, lawyer, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Killing Me Softly (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman grows suspicious of her controlling husband after she discovers secrets about the women in his past.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: sexual relations, sex, obsession, love affair, dangerous attraction, fatal attraction, obsessive love, bdsm, love, fall in love, mystery, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, europe, england, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Set at the turn of the century, this is the tale of Ellen Rimbauer who just received this mysterious mansion as a wedding gift from her new husband...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary
Plot: haunted house, ghost, mystery, losing-it hero, uncover truth, supernatural, deadly, mysterious character, dangerous attraction, afterlife, woman in danger, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Zigeunerweisen (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A surreal period film following an university professor and his eerie nomad friend as they go through loose romantic triangles and face death in peculiar ways.
Style: mind bending, atmospheric, serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: destructive relationship, love triangle, couples, love and romance, sexual relations, human nature, mystery, sexual content, rage, death, night, literature ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1910s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Nightmare Detective (2006)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Three people in Tokyo take a surreal voyage of self-discovery through memory and nightmares. "O" intends suicide while talking on a cell-phone with a stranger he meets on line who plans a simultaneous suicide. Events take a horrifying ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, mind game, supernatural, rivalry, crimes, supernatural ability, deadly, mystery, danger, psychopath, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tokyo, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Vital (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Hiroshi wakes up in a hospital room and realizes that he was in a serious car accident that caused the death of his girlfriend, Ryoko, as well as the loss of his memory. While trying to regain his memory, one of the first clues that Hiroshi finds ...
Style: disturbing, emotional, atmospheric, psychological, surreal ...
Plot: obsession, haunted by the past, deadly, memory loss, love triangle, medical school, crimes, medical student, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dissection, autopsy, dream ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Blue Elephant (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Egypt
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Psychiatrist Dr. Yehia returns to El-Abbaseya Hospital five years after the death of his family. His return coincide with the arrival of a new patient, Sherif, a friend from college, who is accused of murder.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: mental institution, doctors and patients, confined, mystery, losing-it hero, psychiatrist, uncover truth, danger, friends, crimes, power relations, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: egypt
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42%
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Obsessed (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman claims she had an affair with a married neurosurgeon and stands trial for allegedly harassing him.
Style: bleak, tense, serious, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, manipulations, dangerous attraction, psychiatrist, mind game, mental illness, dishonesty, infidelity, prison, doctor, manipulation, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Demonlover (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Mexico, Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Two corporations compete for illicit 3D manga pornography, sending spies to infiltrate each other's operations.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, mind bending, erotic, intense ...
Plot: espionage, murder, mind game, rivalry, danger, rise and fall, dishonesty, workplace situations, uninhibited rivalry, corporation, office, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tokyo, paris france, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Moustache (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: One day, on a whim, Marc decides to shave off the moustache he's worn all of his adult life. He waits patiently for his wife's reaction, but neither she nor his friends seem to notice. Stranger still, when he finally tells them, they all ...
Style: surreal, psychological, serious, meditative, emotional ...
Plot: mystery, riddles and clues, insanity, husband wife relationship, hotel, existentialism, moustache, shaving, photograph, escape, bathtub, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: hong kong, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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A Trick of the Mind (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A woman puts her own life on the line by helping a private investigator gather evidence against her potentially dangerous husband.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, twists and turns
Plot: private detective, uncover truth, woman in danger, mind game, danger, stalking, mystery, couple relations, unsupportive spouse, couples, spouse in danger, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Shadows (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Republic of North Macedonia, Germany, Italy, Bulgaria, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A successful young doctor with a beautiful wife, a happy child, and a comfortable house finds his life suddenly changed in ways he never thought possible after being injured in a serious car accident. To the outside eye Lazar Perkov has everything ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, mystery, afterlife, couple relations, destiny, infidelity, family relations, symbolism, paranoia, car accident, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: macedonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.3
 306
Blind Terror (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After marrying a handsome man she barely knows, a woman experiences threatening calls and violent attacks from a mysterious woman who claims to be her new husband's former lover.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: dangerous attraction, woman in danger, mystery, private detective, danger, dishonesty, family problems, couples, infidelity, stalking, deadly, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Stratosphere Girl (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Netherlands, Switzerland, UK, Italy, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In this imaginative independent drama, Angela (Chloé Winkel) is a French art student living in Germany who loves to draw comics and creates elaborate tales drawn in a soft and romantic style. One night, Angela meets Yamamoto (Jon Yang), a club DJ ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Plot: nightclub, danger, crimes, immigrants, love affair, murder, innocence lost, love and romance, mystery, female nudity, female protagonist, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.8
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Impulse (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Acting on impulse, Claire Dennison (Willa Ford), enjoys a brief fling with a sexy stranger (a dead ringer for her husband), only to realize that the object of her desire is a crazed, manipulative, and tenacious psychopath.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense, sexual ...
Plot: sexual fantasy, psychopath, infidelity, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, love affair, danger, stalking, obsession, woman in danger, sexual relations, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.4
 660
View of Terror (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On the face of it Celeste seems to have it all - a successful career, a handsome boyfriend and a luxurious new apartment with a breathtaking view of the city. However, Celeste's dream life becomes a nightmare when she's targeted by a ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Plot: mysterious character, woman in danger, stalking, mystery, stalker, mind game, home invasion, crimes, danger, strong female presence, sex scene, kissing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Keep Your Distance (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the perfectly normal town of Louisville, KY, there is a perfectly normal man living the perfect life. David Dailey is a man who has it all: A great career, a community that adores him, and an enduring marriage. But beneath the surface, ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic
Plot: stalking, infidelity, dangerous attraction, obsession, betrayal, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, mentally unstable, family problems, couples, couple relations, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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