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Strange Crime (2004)
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Strange Crime (2004)
Original name: Sotto falso nome
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Switzerland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A mysterious writer is involved in a love affair with his stepson's wife, leading to a web of intrigue and desire.
Style: tense, realistic, sexy, serious, sincere, sexual
Plot: cheating wife, adultery, older man younger woman relationship, obsession, infidelity, older man younger woman sex, forbidden love, cheating fiancee, romance, intrigue, couples, family relations, love and romance, sexual relations, dishonesty, forbidden sex, love affair, seduction, fall in love, artists and showbiz, mysterious character, male nudity, sex, erotica, writers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy

Most similar movies to Strange Crime

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, sexy and sexual films with plots about infidelity, couples, adultery, dishonesty, love and romance, love affair and female nudity mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like Strange Crime: Between Your Legs (1999), Notes on a Scandal (2006), Chloe (2009), Female War: A Nasty Deal (2015), Trust (2021). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Addiction - When Nothing Is Enough (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: 30-something Jonna, successful executive with cozy architect husband Niklas and two children, leads a double life. She is constantly on the lookout for quick casual sex. When she starts seeing handsome and rich young yacht owner Aleksi, things start ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual
Plot: cheating wife, infidelity, sexual fantasy, older woman younger man sex, sexual promiscuity, extramarital affair, addiction, sexual relations, cuckold, erotica, casual sex, sexuality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Between Your Legs (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Miranda, a sex addict, works for a radio station and is married to a cop. She signs up for therapy in order to deal with her sex addiction. Also in the group is Javier, a sex-phone junkie. The two misfits hit it off and a torid affair ensues. But ...
Style: erotic, psychological, serious, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: sex addict, murder, police investigation, love affair, sexual relations, mentally unstable, frame up, strong sexual content, adultery, sexual obsession, dog, radio ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Notes on a Scandal (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her 15-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new "friend" also go well beyond platonic friendship.
Style: sexual, psychological, sexy, tense, serious ...
Plot: adultery, obsession, blackmail, older woman teenage boy relationship, teacher, forbidden love, teachers and students, older woman younger man sex, older woman younger man relationship, age difference, extramarital affair, lust ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
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Chloe (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A doctor hires an escort to seduce her husband, whom she suspects of cheating, though unforeseen events put the family in danger.
Style: psychological, sexy, serious, emotional, suspense ...
Plot: older woman younger woman relationship, obsession, seduction, lesbian, lesbian romance, infidelity, first lesbian experience, desire, couples, lesbianism, lesbian love, lesbian sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Female War: A Nasty Deal (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Painter Ha-rim became blind due to an unfortunate accident. His wife Sun-yeong searches far and low for a cornea donor until she meets terminal cancer patient Dae-geun. These two make a startling and dangerous deal for Ha-rim's cornea.
Style: romantic, captivating
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, cheating wife, pervert, sexual blackmail, infidelity, blindness, adultery, obsession, female nudity, extramarital affair, painter, blackmail ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Trust (2021)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in the glamour of the New York and Paris art scenes, gallery owner Brooke Gatwick and her newscaster husband Owen Shore, face temptation, jealousy, twists and mystery when two seductive newcomers enter their lives.
Style: sexy, romantic, disturbing, enigmatic, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: infidelity, adultery, cheating wife, adulterous husband, forbidden love, passion, unfaithful husband, husband wife relationship, mistress, temptation, extramarital affair, love triangle ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Unfaithful (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Connie is a wife and mother whose 11-year marriage to Edward has lost its sexual spark. When Connie literally runs into handsome book collector Paul, he sweeps her into an all-consuming affair. But Edward soon becomes suspicious and decides to ...
Style: sexy, sexual, suspenseful, erotic, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, adultery, husband wife relationship, older woman younger man relationship, cheating wife, dangerous attraction, hot and sexy, sexual obsession, extramarital affair, cuckold, crimes of passion, fatal attraction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, turkey, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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A Man in Love (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An American film-star and an unknown British actress meet on set in Rome. She is angry when he refuses to speak to her journalist father, but later they have a passionate relationship.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, clever, sexual ...
Plot: filmmaking, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), adultery, sexual content, gays and lesbians, love and romance, dishonesty, artists and showbiz, romance, journalism, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: rome italy, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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 ⇓
50%
Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A marriage counselor's personal and professional life becomes complicated after she enters into a relationship with one of her clients.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, psychological, sentimental
Plot: infidelity, cheating wife, extramarital affair, adultery, dysfunctional family, couple relations, moral dilemma, life turned upside down, family problems, couples, love affair, human nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.7
 8K
Dot the I (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Young lovers in London are wrapped up in a love triangle that may not be exactly what it seems. Carmen, a beautiful Spanish woman with a tendency to lose her temper at the drop of a hat, is about to be married to Barnaby, a caring, wealthy, but ...
Style: sexy, stylized, serious, psychological, twist ending ...
Audience: date night
Plot: forbidden love, love triangle, infidelity, romance, manipulation, couple relations, fall in love, actor's life, artists and showbiz, dangerous attraction, love affair, wedding ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Tempted (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The strain of juggling her responsibilities as wife, mother, and successful paralegal have worn Emma Burke (Virginia Madsen) out. Thus it is that Emma welcomes the opportunity to briefly take leave of her Boston home and head for sunny Hawaii. It is ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, emotional, sexual ...
Plot: adultery, fall in love, love affair, family relations, love triangle, parents and children, couples, dishonesty, romance, last wish, infidelity, funeral ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
And While We Were Here (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Trapped in a loveless marriage, a troubled writer experiences a sexual awakening when she meets a carefee American in Italy.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, contemplative
Plot: infidelity, sexually dissatisfied wife, cheating wife, love affair, neglectful husband, writers, older woman younger man relationship, neglected wife, writer's life, dishonesty, love and romance, creative block ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.9
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Often (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Ricky (Emraan Hashmi) is a leading fashion photographer, who carries his heart on his sleeve. He's an absolute womanizer. The film begins with Ricky getting a call from Sheena (Udita Goswami), who asks him to meet her in a gym. Once there, the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, police investigation, love triangle, love affair, manipulation, infidelity, crimes, dishonesty, couples, romance, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.0
 8K
Don't Move (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: While waiting for the brain surgery of his daughter Angela, victim of a motorcycle accident, the surgeon Timoteo recalls his torrid affair with and passion for Italia, a simple woman from slums in the periphery of the big city where he lives. The ...
Style: sexy, emotional, sincere, erotic, touching ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, pregnancy, sexual relations, fall in love, mistress, abortion, couple relations, doubt, husband wife relationship, passion, love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The City Below (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A man and a woman at an art exhibition share a fleeting moment of attraction, which neither can act upon. Days later, a chance second meeting leads to an innocent coffee and the two strangers – both married - toy with their unexplainable ...
Style: serious, tense, emotional, realistic, contemplative
Plot: infidelity, forbidden love, horny woman, adultery, workplace, crumbling marriage, couple relations, love affair, crimes of passion, dishonesty, lovers apart, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, indonesia, asia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.0
 11K
Addicted (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A gallerist risks her family and flourishing career when she enters into an affair with a talented painter and slowly loses control of her life.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Plot: cheating wife, infidelity, lust, temptation, attraction, fatal attraction, obsession, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, lie, deception, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.7
 689
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: sexy, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: stalker, dangerous attraction, manipulation, obsession, love affair, femme fatale, infidelity, dysfunctional family, murder, sexual relations, family problems, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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A Village Affair (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the bestselling novel by Joanna Trollope Recently returned to England from New York City, vivacious heiress Clodagh Unwin befriends a couple new to her village. The husband is entranced by the young aristocrat, but Clodagh has eyes for ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: adultery, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, village life, romance, infidelity, family relations, family life, family problems, couple relations, love affair, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Heart of Stone (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A beautiful woman doesn't know if the killer is her lover ... or her husband ... or someone else!
Style: sexy, erotic, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, dangerous attraction, mysterious character, love affair, obsession, who done it, manipulation, mind game, power relations, couples, murder, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: sexy, erotic, sexual, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: sexual relations, obsession, sex, dangerous attraction, love affair, fatal attraction, obsessive love, bdsm, love, fall in love, sex game, mystery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, europe, england, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
La séparation (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In Paris, Pierre and Anne have been living together for a couple of years and they have the eighteen months son Loulou, who stays with the nanny Laurence during the day while they work. Their best friends are the couple Victor and Claire, who also ...
Style: psychological, sincere, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: betrayal, infidelity, dysfunctional family, estrangement, family problems, price of justice, unfulfillment, romance, family relations, love affair, couple relations, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.7
 2K
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: serious, psychological, suspenseful, tense, sexy ...
Plot: sexual fantasy, dangerous attraction, infidelity, psychopath, femme fatale, love affair, stalking, obsession, woman in danger, dishonesty, sexual relations, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, san francisco, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
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The Woman Who Dreamed of a Man (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Poland, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A famous Danish artist and fashion photographer who leads an eventful life and is always travelling, meets a man who immediately awakens strong feelings in her. This unexpected encounter sparks a decisive turning point in her life and they begin a ...
Style: captivating, realistic, stylized, serious
Plot: cheating wife, dangerous attraction, obsession, couples, love affair, destructive relationship, romance, unfulfillment, betrayal, male female relationship, art, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, eastern europe, warsaw poland, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
White Wedding (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The plot centres around moody 17 year old Mathilde (Paradis) who has no parents. Her philosophy teacher François (Cremer), happens to stumble across her path and is eager to help her learn more. He starts to come over to her house everyday going ...
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: forbidden love, girl man relationship, older man younger woman relationship, teacher student relationship, obsession, teachers and students, youth, high school, teenage life, destructive relationship, bad attitude, power relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, flanders, dunkirk
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.1
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Nobody's Life (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: It all began with a little white lie.
Style: psychological, serious, tense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, family relations, family life, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, secret life, love triangle, husband wife relationship, suspicion of adultery, bank ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The School of Flesh (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In Paris, Dominique, a middle-aged fashion professional, solicits the services of the handsome Quentin , a bisexual bartender and prostitute who is 15 years her junior. After they first sleep together, their business transaction becomes transformed ...
Style: erotic, serious, psychological, touching, enigmatic ...
Plot: obsession, infidelity, romance, sex, love affair, fall in love, destructive relationship, fashion, society, lifestyle, prostitute, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, morocco, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.4
 12K
The Other Man (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story of a husband who suspects his wife of adultery, and sets out to track down the other man in her life.
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: adultery, family problems, obsession, human nature, infidelity, love affair, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, betrayal, love triangle, secret lover, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: milan italy, italy, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.5
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Deceit (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man returns to his hometown after his father's death and soon enters into an affair with the wife of his old best friend.
Style: psychological, serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: infidelity, destructive relationship, friendship, love affair, dangerous attraction, obsession, love and romance, dishonesty, stalking, couples, manipulation, tragic love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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The Hypnotized (2004)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Ji-su who has a borderline personality disorder feels a strange emptiness and tries to commit suicide. At the hospital she meets a psychiatrist, Suk- won. Suk-won feels compassion for her but fails to give her any help. 1 year later, Suk-won ...
Style: psychological, serious, sexy, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Plot: femme fatale, forbidden love, love affair, romance, mentally unstable, mystery, hypnosis, power relations, doctors and patients, love triangle, sexual relations, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%