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Unlawful Entry (1992)
 6.4
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Unlawful Entry (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After a break-in at their house, a couple gets help from one of the cops that answered their call. He helps them install the security system, and begins dropping by on short notice and unofficial patrol, and spends a lot of time discussing the couple's problems with the wife. The husband begins wondering if they're getting too much help.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, neo noir, sexy, dark, scary, exciting, noir ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, police officer, home invasion, police, suspense, psychopath, murder, suburbs, corruption, police investigation, hostage, violence, stalker, vengeance, jealousy, mind game, rivalry, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, house, borderline personality disorder, corrupt cop, lawyer, manipulation ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, san francisco, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, tense and serious films with plots about suspense, murder, runaway, police investigation, brutality, dialogue and mentor mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Unlawful Entry: Sleeping with the Enemy (1991), Swimfan (2002), Sliver (1993), Enough (2002), Blink (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sleeping with the Enemy (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young woman fakes her own death in an attempt to escape her nightmarish marriage, but discovers it is impossible to elude her controlling husband.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, neo noir, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: obsession, domestic violence, stalking, violent husband, suspense, woman in danger, starting over, psychopath, dangerous attraction, obsessive love, revenge, haunted by the past ...
Time: year 1990, 20th century, 90s
Place: boston, africa, usa, san francisco, iowa
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75%
 5.1
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Swimfan (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ben Cronin has it all: the admiration of his many friends, a terrific girlfriend, and he's on the fast-track to an athletic scholarship. Ben's rock-solid, promising future and romance are turned upside-down with the arrival of Madison ...
Style: suspenseful, sexy, psychological, erotic, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: obsession, stalker, stalking, obsessive love, dangerous attraction, fatal attraction, teenager, betrayal, female psychopath, suspense, swimming, sexual obsession ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, new york
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100%
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Sliver (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A woman moves into an apartment in Manhattan and learns that the previous tenant's life ended mysteriously after they fell from the balcony.
Style: erotic, sexy, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, adult
Plot: murder, hidden camera, dangerous attraction, voyeurism, trapped, obsession, neighbor, serial killer, apartment building, strong sexual content, psychopath, stalking ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
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Enough (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Working-class waitress Slim thought she was entering a life of domestic bliss when she married Mitch, the man of her dreams. After the arrival of their first child, her picture perfect life is shattered when she discovers Mitch's hidden ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, intense, scary ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: domestic violence, abusive relationship, self defense, violence against women, violent husband, strong female character, abusive husband, life is a bitch, woman in danger, husband wife relationship, revenge, stalking ...
Time: 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, seattle, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Blink (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Emma is an attractive girl in her 20s who has been blind for 20 years. A new type of eye operation partially restores her sight, but she is having problems: sometimes she doesn't "remember" what she's seen until later. One night ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, exciting, twist ending ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, blindness, investigation, police investigation, murder mystery, woman in danger, police detective, strong female character, female protagonist, suspense ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 50K
Fear (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A 16 year old girl takes up with a charming young man who quickly shows his colors when he beats a friend simply for walking with her and then goes totally ballistic after she tries to break up with him.
Style: suspenseful, sexual, sexy, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: obsession, psychopath, teenager, stalker, dangerous attraction, obsessive love, fatal attraction, suspense, virginity, borderline personality disorder, rivalry, rapist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: seattle, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Watcher (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Vietnam
Duration: 97 min.
Story: FBI agent Joel Campbell, burnt-out and shell-shocked after years spent chasing serial killers, flees L.A. to begin a new life for himself in Chicago. But five months later, Joel's best laid plans are abruptly cut short when his new hometown ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, rough, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, suspense, murder, fbi, psychopath, psychiatrist, obsession, chase, mind game, race against time, police investigation, killer ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, los angeles, usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
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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, surprise ending, twist ending, serious, rough ...
Plot: blackmail, infidelity, adultery, dangerous attraction, police investigation, betrayal, couples, twists and turns, disorder, rape, suspense, crime gone awry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A suburban family chooses seemingly sweet Peyton Flanders as their newborn's nanny. Only much later does the infant's mother, Claire Bartel, realize Peyton's true intentions -- to destroy Claire and replace her in the family. The ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, psychological, neo noir ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: obsession, suspense, psychopath, nanny, vengeance, twists and turns, manipulation, sexual abuse, malice, domestic disturbance, home invasion, suicide ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: seattle, washington state, san francisco, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 18K
Eye for an Eye (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: It's fire and brimstone time as grieving mother Karen McCann takes justice into her own hands when a kangaroo court in Los Angeles fails to convict Robert Doob, the monster who raped and murdered her 17-year-old daughter.
Style: psychological, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: rape, obsession, revenge, murder, psychopath, vigilante, vigilantism, rape and murder, vengeance, women, haunted by the past, loss of daughter ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 10K
Bad Influence (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Michael, a wimpy young executive, is about to get pulverized by a jealous boyfriend in a bar when a handsome, mysterious stranger steps in--and then disappears. Later that night, while jogging, Michael runs into the stranger on a pier. He introduces ...
Style: neo noir, sexy, entertaining, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, obsession, betrayal, friendship, murder, manipulation, frame up, home invasion, infidelity, revenge, violence ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Guilty as Sin (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Before a criminal lawyer knows what has happened, she is forced to defend a wife killer she knows is guilty.
Style: tense, suspenseful, erotic, psychological, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, legal investigation, murder, manipulation, obsession, psychopath, woman in danger, womanizer, uncover truth, guilt, court ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: chicago illinois, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Desperate Hours (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A criminal holds a wealthy family hostage.
Style: suspenseful, neo noir, tense, psychological, exciting ...
Plot: mind game, father son relationship, hostage, dysfunctional family, justice, home invasion, suspense, fbi, police investigation, moral ambiguity, family relations, manhunt ...
Time: 80s
Place: utah, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Trespass (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Kyle (Nicolas Cage) and Sarah Miller (Nicole Kidman) have it all: a huge gated house on the water, fancy cars, and the potential for romance in their relationship. He's just back from a business trip (he brokers diamonds) and their teen ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, intense, sexy, bad ending ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: home invasion, betrayal, family in danger, husband wife relationship, hostage, suspense, robbery, dysfunctional family, kidnapping, dishonesty, parents and children, infidelity ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Unforgettable (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Ray Liotta stars as a medical examiner who has been acquitted for his wife's murder but many still question his innocence. Obsessed with finding his wife's killer, a possible solution presents itself in an experimental serum designed by a ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, memory, vengeance, justice, suspense, false accusation, race against time, conspiracy theory, woman in danger, haunted by the past ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Mr. Brooks (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A psychological thriller about a man who is sometimes controlled by his murder-and-mayhem-loving alter ego.
Style: psychological, tense, serious, melancholic, intense ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, police investigation, murder, suspense, split personality, imaginary friend, maniac, macabre, double life, investigation, secret ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, oregon, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 24K
Bad Samaritan (2018)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A thieve makes a disturbing discovery in the house where he breaks in. Later, when he returns to the same house with his partner in crime, things are not longer how he expected.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, exciting, tense, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, home invasion, suspense, investigation, violence, sadist, captive, sadism, obsession, psycho killer, murder ...
Place: portland oregon, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Fatal Attraction (1987)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A married man's one night stand comes back to haunt him when that lover begins to stalk him and his family.
Style: sexy, suspenseful, twist ending, erotic, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night, adult
Plot: obsession, infidelity, stalker, adultery, sexual obsession, femme fatale, manipulation, suspense, fatal attraction, extramarital affair, husband wife relationship, mental illness ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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One False Move (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Following a series of drug deals and murders, three criminals -- Fantasia, Ray Malcolm and Pluto -- travel from Los Angeles to Houston, finally arriving in a small Arkansas town to go into hiding. Two detectives from the LAPD, who are already on the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, neo noir, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, suspense, police investigation, heist, gunfight, gangsters, corruption, justice, law enforcement, criminal heroes, criminal, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, texas, arkansas, california, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Tightrope (1984)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Wes Block is a detective who's put on the case of a serial killer. His victims are young and pretty women, which he rapes and murders. The murders are getting personal when the killer chooses victims who are acquaintances of Block. Even his ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, neo noir, sexy ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, father daughter relationship, police investigation, kidnapping, manipulation, murder mystery, obsession, police detective, investigation, psychopath, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Dark Blue (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Set during the Rodney King riots, a robbery homicide investigation triggers a series of events that will cause a corrupt LAPD officer to question his tactics.
Style: tense, harsh, intense, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, police investigation, police brutality, police officer, police, corruption, investigation, rookie, robbery, partners, fighting the system, testimony ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1992
Place: los angeles, california, new jersey, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Blue Steel (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A female rookie in the police force engages in a cat and mouse game with a pistol wielding psychopath who becomes obsessed with her.
Style: neo noir, exciting, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: policewoman, serial killer, chase, psychopath, murder, female protagonist, police investigation, police, investigation, runaway, mind game, stalking ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Fracture (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A husband is on trial for the attempted murder of his wife, in what is seemingly an open/shut case for the ambitious district attorney trying to put him away. However, there are surprises for both around every corner, and, as a suspenseful game of ...
Style: psychological, twist ending, intellectual, serious, clever ...
Plot: twists and turns, suspense, lawyer, courtroom drama, manipulation, murder mystery, adultery, investigation, murder, obsession, police investigation, guilt ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Knight Moves (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A psychologist falls for a world-class chess player suspected of odd murders linked to his game.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, scary, twist ending ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: chess, serial killer, investigation, murder, police investigation, sex scene, revenge, police, nude, suspense, protagonist as suspect, psychopath ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.4
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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, clever, erotic, psychological ...
Plot: murder, cons and scams, manipulation, blackmail, judge, uncover truth, black man white woman relationship, protagonist as suspect, rivalry, femme fatale, undercover, police corruption ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.0
 57K
Breakdown (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When his SUV breaks down on a remote Southwestern road, Jeff Taylor lets his wife, Amy, hitch a ride with a trucker to get help. When she doesn't return, Jeff fixes his SUV and tracks down the trucker -- who tells the police he's never ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, road movie, tense, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, suspense, chase, uncover truth, murder, road trip, conspiracy, highway, desert, ransom, car breakdown, car ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, arizona, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.1
 42K
Narc (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An undercover narc dies, the investigation stalls, so the Detroit P.D. brings back Nick Tellis, fired 18-months ago when a stray bullet hits a pregnant woman. Tellis teams with Henry Oak, a friend of the dead narc and an aggressive cop constantly ...
Style: bleak, tense, realistic, cynical, suspenseful ...
Audience: manly, boys' night
Plot: police corruption, drug addiction, drugs, police, investigation, murder, suspense, police investigation, police officer, addiction, twists and turns, dark humor ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.4
 8K
No Good Deed (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: While doing a friend a favor and searching for a runaway teenager, a police detective stumbles upon a bizarre band of criminals about to pull off a bank robbery.
Style: tense, neo noir, talky, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: robbery, suspense, police detective, hostage, femme fatale, police, manipulation, rivalry, confined, music festival, compassion, character study ...
Time: 1920s, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, canada, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Under Suspicion (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A lawyer is asked to come to the police station to clear up a few loose ends in his witness report of a foul murder. "This will only take ten minutes", they say, but it turns out to be one loose end after another, and the ten minutes he is ...
Style: twist ending, suspenseful, psychological, talky, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lawyer, serial killer, rape, police investigation, suspense, murder, murder mystery, twists and turns, psychology, investigation, mind game, flashback ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: puerto rico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.4
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52 Pick-Up (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Harry Mitchell is a successful Los Angeles manufacturer whose wife is running for city council. His life is turned upside down when three blackmailers confront him with a video tape of him with his young mistress and demand $100,000. Fearing that ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, sexy, erotic, visually appealing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, sex party, blackmail, crime gone awry, betrayal, serial killer, writers, violent, violence, cheating, chase, plot twist ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%