Movies like Whispers in the Dark

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Whispers in the Dark
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Psychiatrist Ann Hecker is ending one relationship and possibly starting an important new one, while finding that some of the sexual exploits her patients relate are weighing on her. Turning to a married friend from her research days for guidance, she finds his help increasingly important when a female patient is murdered and it turns out that her new boyfriend was also seeing the dead woman.
Style: erotic, sexual, serious, suspenseful, realistic, gloomy, sexy, tense, psychological, suspense
Plot: amateur detective, college, mentally unstable, mystery, investigation, mind game, crime, obsession, doctors and patients, erotic thriller, sex, female protagonist, psychiatrist, crimes, danger, serial killer, dishonesty, psychopath, couples, seduction, protagonist as suspect, betrayal, uncover truth, dangerous attraction, love affair ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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Klute
Crime, Mystery, Thriller
USA
114 min.
 7.2
Blue Velvet
Drama, Mystery, Thriller
USA
120 min.
 7.8
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Most similar movies to Whispers in the Dark

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and suspense films with plots about murder, crimes, deadly, investigation, mystery, police investigation and crime mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like Whispers in the Dark: Final Analysis (1992), Basic Instinct 2 (2006), Mercy (2000), Sliver (1993), True Crime (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Final Analysis
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Barr is a psychiatrist who falls in love with the sister of one of his clients. She's beautiful and married to a gangster. She hates her husband but is unable to escape from him.
Style: suspenseful, sexy, erotic, psychological, serious ...
Plot: murder, psychiatrist, crime, neo-noir, mystery, gangsters, betrayal, femme fatale, infidelity, twists & turns, murder mystery, psychiatry ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
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Basic Instinct 2
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Spain, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Novelist Catherine Tramell is once again in trouble with the law, and Scotland Yard appoints psychiatrist Dr. Michael Glass to evaluate her. Though, like Detective Nick Curran before him, Glass is entranced by Tramell and lured into a seductive game.
Style: erotic, sexual, twists and turns, serious, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sex, murder, obsession, femme fatale, male nudity, verbal byplay, crime, strong sexual content, psychology, psychiatrist, mind game, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, san francisco, scotland yard
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Mercy
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Detective Catherine Palmer (Ellen Barkin) is on the trail of an elusive serial killer. During her investigation she meets Vickie Kittrie (Peta Wilson), who belongs to an exclusive club of women who engage in secret sessions of bondage and ...
Style: serious, rough, sexual, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, gory, femme fatale, protagonist as suspect, serial killer, crime, investigation, voyeurism, mystery, mind game, obsession, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
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    User:   100%
 
 5.0
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Sliver
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: sexual, erotic, sexy, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
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True Crime
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mary Giordano is a bright, intelligent student who goes to a catholic school. She also has a addiction to mystery novels and detective magazines (hence the title of the movie), which inspire her to do her own detective work. When she starts snooping ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, serious, sexy ...
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Story: When New York psychiatrist Bill Capa visits Los Angeles to take over his murdered colleague's therapy group, he finds himself embroiled in the thick of a mystery when he bumps into Rose and begins a torrid affair.
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Victim of Love
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller
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Duration: 99 min.
Story: It's a romantic triangle with a lot of heat when a psychologist (JoBeth Williams) falls in love with a widowed professor (Pierce Brosnan) who's having an affair with one of her patients (Virginia Madsen). Williams turns a dangerous page ...
Style: serious, sexual, suspenseful, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, crimes, crime, danger, mystery, deadly, investigation, couples, paranoia, psychiatrist, power relations, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   100%
 
Still of the Night
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When one of his patients is found murdered, psychiatrist Dr. Sam Rice is visited by the investigating officer but refuses to give up any information. He's then visited by the patient's mistress, Brooke Reynolds, whom he quickly falls for ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, serious, suspense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   79%
 
 6.3
 14K
Jennifer 8
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A big city cop from LA moves to a small town police force and immediately finds himself investigating a murder. Using theories rejected by his colleagues, the cop, John Berlin, meets a young blind woman named Helena, who he is attracted to. ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: serial killer, mystery, murder, crime, small town, police investigation, surveillance, blindness, obsession, vengeance, murder mystery, twists & turns ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   56%
 
 4.1
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Dead Sexy
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: serious, sexual, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: femme fatale, serial killer, protagonist as suspect, crime, witnessing a crime, mystery, manipulations, murder, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   72%
 
 6.5
 12K
Jagged Edge
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: San Francisco heiress Page Forrester is brutally murdered in her remote beach house. Her husband Jack is devastated by the crime but soon finds himself accused of her murder. He hires lawyer Teddy Barnes to defend him, despite the fact she ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, surprise ending, twists and turns ...
Plot: mystery, courtroom, court, lawyer, murder, courtroom drama, crime, neo-noir, guilt, justice, plot twist, murder mystery ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   54%
 
Pretty When You Cry
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
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Story: A wife is caught in a web of sex and violence.
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    User:   61%
 
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The Bedroom Window
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Klute
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 114 min.
Story: This acclaimed thriller stars Jane Fonda as Bree Daniel, a New York City call girl who becomes enmeshed in an investigation into the disappearance of a business executive. Detective John Klute is hired to follow Daniel, and eventually begins a ...
Style: talky, atmospheric, suspense, psychological, suspenseful ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   67%
 
 6.5
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Shattered
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: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, surprise ending, serious ...
Plot: private detective, mystery, amnesia, investigation, betrayal, chase, murder, memory loss, memory, twists & turns, hospital, secrets ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   67%
 
 5.4
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Heart of Stone
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: serious, sexual, erotic, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, manipulations, dangerous attraction, murder, who done it, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty, couples, mysterious character, intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   65%
 
 6.3
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Black Widow
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: suspenseful, sexy, tense, surprise ending, serious ...
Plot: crime, obsession, investigation, murder, femme fatale, mystery, twists & turns, fbi, crimes, identity, plot twist, police investigation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hawaii, usa, seattle washington
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System:   57%
    User:   46%
 
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Tightrope
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: suspenseful, sexual, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, murder, investigation, police investigation, obsession, kidnapping, murder mystery, prostitution, surveillance, chase, corruption ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   65%
 
 6.1
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Deceived
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A marriage that seemed perfect comes crashing down after the supposed death of Jack Saunders, husband of Adrienne Saunders. After his supposed death, strange developments begin to be discovered by Adrienne regarding Jack's past. Developments ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, tense ...
Plot: amateur detective, crime, serial killer, mystery, betrayal, bigamy, stolen identity, intrigue, investigation, mind game, uncover truth, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   54%
    User:   44%
 
The Right Temptation
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, twists and turns, serious, sexual, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, private detective, protagonist as suspect, crime, investigation, manipulations, dangerous attraction, infidelity, crimes, dishonesty, love triangle, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   60%
 
 6.8
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Sea of Love
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
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: suspenseful, erotic, sexy, tense, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, crime, murder, police investigation, police, investigation, femme fatale, oldies, paranoia, strong sexual content, murder mystery, midlife crisis ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   52%
    User:   52%
 
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D.O.A.
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dexter Cornell, an English Professor becomes embroiled in a series of murders involving people around him. Dexter has good reason to want to find the murderer but hasn't much time. He finds help and comfort from one of his student, Sydney ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, serious, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: mystery, murder, police investigation, vengeance, destiny, race against time, neo noir, hospital, protagonist as suspect, writer's life, college, twists & turns ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, austin texas
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System:   50%
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Sisters
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Inquisitive journalist Grace Collier is horrified when she witnesses her neighbor, fashion model Danielle Breton, violently murder a man. Panicking, she calls the police. But when the detective arrives at the scene and finds nothing amiss, Grace is ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, stylized, suspense ...
Plot: murder, mystery, insanity, twins, private detective, model, sisters, police investigation, voyeurism, hospital, obsession, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, tokyo, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   58%
 
 6.2
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Blink
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: suspenseful, tense, psychological, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, blindness, crime, investigation, police, mind game, mystery, police investigation, twists & turns, murder mystery, identity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   54%
 
Perfect Stranger
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A journalist goes undercover to ferret out businessman Harrison Hill as her best friend's killer. Posing as one of his temps, she enters into a game of online cat-and-mouse.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, surprise ending, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, mystery, investigation, internet, obsession, twists & turns, secrets, manipulation, hacking, surveillance, adultery, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   52%
 
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Silent Fall
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An autistic boy witnesses his parents' double murder. Richard Dreyfuss as a controversial therapist, seeks to probe the child's mind in order to solve the case.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: mystery, murder, investigation, autism, psychiatrist, murder mystery, doctors and patients, police investigation, haunted by the past, redemption, psychopath, doctors ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   48%
 
 6.1
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Knight Moves
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A psychologist falls for a world-class chess player suspected of odd murders linked to his game.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, scary, psychological ...
Plot: mystery, serial killer, chess, investigation, crime, murder, police investigation, betrayal, resort, protagonist as suspect, murder mystery, police ...
Time: 90s
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System:   45%
    User:   45%
 

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When Justice Fails
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A detective (Jeff Fahey) investigating the murders of two sex offenders gets involved with a beautiful district attorney (Marlee Matlin) who becomes a main suspect.
Style: serious, sexual, suspenseful, realistic
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Time: 90s
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