Movies like Under Suspicion 1991

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Under Suspicion (1991)
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Under Suspicion (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the late 1950s, British police officer Tony Aaron resigns from the force after sleeping with Hazel, wife of the man whose house he was supposed to guard. In his new job as a fake private investigator, he helps couples get divorces by photographing Hazel having "affairs" with the husband. When she is murdered during a job, Tony begins having an affair with the dead man's mistress, Angeline, while trying to prove his innocence.
Style: neo noir, psychological, serious, clever, realistic, suspenseful, noir, sexy, cynical, sexual ...
Plot: private detective, adultery, crimes, divorce, murder, investigation, betrayal, vengeance, who done it, law enforcement, police investigation, uncover truth, infidelity, false accusation, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect, couple relations, cons and scams, private investigator, hotel room, serial killer, hotel, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, year 1959, 50s, 1950s
Place: england, europe, brighton

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and sexy films with plots about dishonesty, crimes, murder, deadly, couples, manipulation and female nudity mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Under Suspicion: A Perfect Murder (1998), Shattered (1991), Dead Sexy (2001), Body Heat (1981), The Monkey's Mask (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Perfect Murder (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Millionaire industrialist Steven Taylor is a man who has everything but what he craves most: the love and fidelity of his wife. A hugely successful player in the New York financial world, he considers her to be his most treasured acquisition. But ...
Style: suspenseful, sexy, exciting, clever, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, betrayal, murder, love affair, crimes, jealousy, twists and turns, extramarital affair, blackmail, perfect crime, investigation, greed ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, brooklyn new york city, new york
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Shattered (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dan Merrick comes out from a shattering car accident with amnesia. He finds that he is married to Judith who is trying to help him start his life again. He keeps getting flashbacks about events and places that he can't remember. He meets pet ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, erotic, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: memory loss, investigation, private detective, murder, twists and turns, amnesia, mystery, suspicion, mind game, infidelity, haunted by the past, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 70s, 80s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.1
 846
Dead Sexy (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A female detective gets involved with a murder suspect in a series of serial killings.
Style: erotic, sexy, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, erotica, prostitute, woman in danger, lap dance, female nudity, oral sex, femme fatale, murder, police investigation, dangerous attraction, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 36K
Body Heat (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the midst of a searing Florida heat wave, a woman convinces her lover, a small-town lawyer, to murder her rich husband.
Style: sexual, sexy, neo noir, surprise ending, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, adultery, lust, lawyer, obsession, betrayal, sex scene, twists and turns, nudity (full frontal - brief), greed, female nudity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Monkey's Mask (2000)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia, Canada, France, Italy, Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Monkey's Mask is a 2000 thriller film directed by Samantha Lang. It stars Susie Porter and Kelly McGillis. Porter plays a lesbian private detective who falls in love with a suspect (McGillis) in the disappearance of a young woman. The film ...
Style: sexy, realistic, suspenseful, neo noir, serious ...
Plot: lesbian, private detective, murder, lesbian sex, sex, missing person, love affair, uncover truth, investigation, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, mystery ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Twilight (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A retired ex-cop and private detective gets mixed up in murder when he is asked to deliver blackmail money and walks into a 20 year old case involving the mysterious disappearance of an actress' former husband.
Style: suspense, clever, neo noir, talky, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, crimes, murder, mystery, female nudity, missing person, betrayal, corruption, police investigation, murder mystery, femme fatale, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Last Seduction (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Looking to escape her unhappy marriage, villainous femme fatale Bridget Gregory (Linda Fiorentino) convinces her husband, Clay (Bill Pullman), to sell cocaine, then steals the profits and runs out on him. She stops in a small town en route to ...
Style: sexy, erotic, neo noir, sexual, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, small town, betrayal, crimes, private detective, murder, seduction, fatal attraction, infidelity, manipulation, greed, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, california, usa, miami, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Hot Spot (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A loner moves in to a small Texas town, finds himself a job, and sets about plotting to rob the local bank.
Style: sexy, neo noir, atmospheric, erotic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: femme fatale, erotica, infidelity, love triangle, manipulation, nudity (full frontal - brief), dangerous attraction, teenager, dishonesty, crimes, bank robbery, accountant ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, california, usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Traces of Red (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jack, a Palm Beach detective, becomes involved in a case of multiple murders. All the women can be linked to Jack in some way. Jack and his partner have no leads, but numerous suspects. The murders continue, along with anonymous letters from the ...
Style: sexy, neo noir, twist ending, rough, cynical ...
Plot: serial killer, murder of a nude woman, woman seduces a man, private investigator, murder, femme fatale, infidelity, lust, adultery, child molestation, anonymous letter, police ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.3
 737
Out of Season (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Romania, UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a young drifter is forced to stay the winter in a small seaside town, he inadvertently becomes the catalyst for deceit, double crossings and murder amongst the locals.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, manipulation, hitman, hidden identity, femme fatale, crime gone awry, dangerous attraction, couples, mystery, law enforcement, police investigation, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 24K
Loft (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Five close friends, all of them married, share a loft to meet their mistresses. One day they find the body of a young woman in the loft. Since there are only five keys to the loft, the five men begin to suspect each other of murder.
Style: psychological, cynical, realistic, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Plot: betrayal, uncover truth, mistress, investigation, adultery, surveillance, infidelity, twists and turns, architect, friendship, multiple suspects, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Last Seduction II (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Femme fatal/con artist Bridget Gregory travels to Barcelona and targets another businessman to scam him of his money while a relentless private investigator tries to track her down.
Style: erotic, sexy, neo noir, tense, serious ...
Plot: erotica, sex scene, villain, making love, private detective, femme fatale, power relations, couples, disorder, phone sex, crime gone awry, betrayal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, new york, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Pretty When You Cry (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wife is caught in a web of sex and violence.
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: murder, investigation, femme fatale, woman in danger, crimes, mind game, mystery, law enforcement, dishonesty, betrayal, serial killer, legal ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.8
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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, serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexy ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Right Temptation (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A detective falls for the man she's supposed to be investigating; dire complications follow.
Style: erotic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Three Way (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 860
Complicity (2000)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Local journalist, Cameron Colley writes articles that are idealistic, from the viewpoint of the underdog. A twisted serial killer seems to have some motives. His brutal murders are also committed on behalf of the underdog. The stories begin to merge ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, bleak, serious, realistic
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Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 822
Tick Tock (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 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, sexy, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, private detective, betrayal, power relations, sex, couples, infidelity, lesbian, lesbian sex, private investigator, home invasion, blackmail ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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State of Mind (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Reeling from the discovery of her husband's adultery, Grace moves back to her family home with her son. Amidst all this emotional turmoil, forensic psychologist Grace is asked by police to determine the guilt or innocence a man who killed his ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, investigation, false accusation, dishonesty, mystery, crimes, mind game, law enforcement, legal, criminal psychologist, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Deviant Obsession (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Joan Alton is a lawyer who goes undercover at a strip club to gather clues that might exonerate her lover who has been accused of murder. While the defendant's secrets unveil, she will stop at nothing to catch the real killer.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: strip club, amateur detective, false accusation, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, stripper, undercover, lawyer, life is a bitch, crimes, law enforcement, frame up ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Illegal in Blue (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A cop taking personal leave after he witnesses money stolen from the police property room becomes involved with a beautiful singer who may have killed her husband.
Style: sexy, serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous attraction, fall in love, who done it, police corruption, femme fatale, uncover truth, police investigation, workplace situations, murder, couples, police detective, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Suspect (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When a Supreme Court judge commits suicide and his secretary is found murdered, all fingers point to Carl Anderson (Liam Neeson), a homeless veteran who's deaf and mute. But when public defender Kathleen Riley (Cher) is assigned to his case, ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, intense, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: courtroom drama, lawyer, murder mystery, courtroom, justice, murder, legal investigation, twists and turns, mystery, false accusation, manipulation, police corruption ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, washington d.c., vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.5
 3K
Tangled (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young man is found bruised, beaten and stumbling down a secluded road. As the police try to piece together what happened, the convoluted relationship between a young woman and her two suitors gradually emerges.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dangerous attraction, missing person, investigation, love triangle, police investigation, uncover truth, obsession, psychopath, mysterious character, mind game, teenage life, police detective ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 5.3
 13K
Jade (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Someone does a nasty hatchet job on a San Fransisco big noise and the Assistant D.A. takes charge of the investigation. Through a web of blackmail and prostitution involving the Governor, an old lover of the law man emerges as a prime suspect and he ...
Style: erotic, suspense, sexy, sexual, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, adultery, investigation, murder mystery, manipulation, sex, prostitution, seduction, femdom, murder of a nude woman, sexuality ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.4
 3K
Bad Company (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Nelson Crowe is a CIA operative under the thumb of the Company for a disputed delivery of $50,000 in gold. They blackmail him into working for the Grimes Organization, which is set up as a private company for hire, to blackmail prominent ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, erotic, clever, psychological ...
Plot: crimes, murder, cons and scams, manipulation, blackmail, black man white woman relationship, judge, uncover truth, rivalry, protagonist as suspect, undercover, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.4
 10K
Black Widow (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Federal agent Alexandra Barnes believes that Catherine Petersen is a serial killer who marries rich men and then murders them for their money. But since Catherine is seemingly a master of disguise and has multiple identities, Alexandra can't ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, suspense, neo noir, exciting ...
Plot: femme fatale, serial killer, investigation, women, manipulation, plot twist, twists and turns, dangerous attraction, poison, murder, black widow, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hawaii, seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.2
 2K
Slam Dance (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An artist, framed for the murder of a woman, is drawn into a web of corruption, blackmail and deceit.
Style: serious, tense, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: false accusation, murder, uncover truth, frame up, injustice, mystery, dishonesty, betrayal, law enforcement, manipulation, crimes, couple relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 74K
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, serious, surprise ending, twist ending ...
Plot: blackmail, infidelity, adultery, dangerous attraction, disorder, police investigation, crimes, couples, betrayal, crime gone awry, twists and turns, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Wild Things: Diamonds in the Rough (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Once again set in the oceanfront Florida city of Blue Bay, "Wild Things 3" tells the tale of snobby rich girl Marie Clifton. Although she lives the life of luxury, Marie's distraught over her stepfather not giving her a pair of ...
Style: sexy, serious, suspenseful, twist ending, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: threesome, manipulation, investigation, cons and scams, frame up, murder, dangerous attraction, teenage life, warden, dishonesty, betrayal, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 2K
Dirty Hands (1975)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Saint Tropez. Julie Wormser and her lover, writer and neighbour Jeff Marle, plan the murder of her wealthy husband Louis, an impotent who drinks a lot. She hits him, and leaves the rest of the task to Jeff. Julie finds herself alone the following ...
Style: realistic, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, murder, mind game, uncover truth, mystery, betrayal, dangerous attraction, alcohol abuse, crime gone awry, dishonesty, crimes, legal investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: saint tropez, riviera, france, provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%