Movies like Woman of Desire

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Woman of Desire (1994)
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Woman of Desire (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A yacht captain, Jack Lynch, is accused of murdering his boss and raping the victim's wife, Christina Ford. Nothing is how it first appears. Jack seeks the help of veteran attorney Walter J. Hill to help prove his innocence.
Style: serious, suspenseful, erotic, tense, realistic, sexual, sexy
Plot: murder, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, courtroom drama, twins, investigation, legal investigation, frame up, who done it, dishonesty, false accusation, crimes, resort, legal, danger, law enforcement, police detective, dedicated lawyer, protagonist as suspect, yacht, island, legal action, mystery, manipulations, manipulation ...
Time: 90s

Most similar movies to Woman of Desire

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and tense films with plots about murder, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, crime and who done it mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Woman of Desire: Extramarital (1998), Double Jeopardy (1992), Consenting Adults (1992), Snapdragon (1993), Sketch Artist (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Extramarital (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An aspiring writer gets involved in the investigation of her best friend after she is killed while having an affair.
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: investigation, infidelity, murder, journalism, writers, love and romance, mysterious character, manipulations, protagonist as suspect, mystery, love affair, media ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Double Jeopardy (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jack Hart lives with his lawyer wife and yound daughter and enjoys a wonderful life. Jack's old girlfriend, Lisa, comes into town and they have an affair. Lisa kills her current boyfriend in self-defense and Jack witnesses the whole thing. Lisa ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: femme fatale, murder, investigation, betrayal, manipulation, manipulations, love and romance, legal investigation, dedicated lawyer, protagonist as suspect, power relations, legal ...
Time: 90s
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Consenting Adults (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Richard and Priscilla Parker are an ordinary suburban couple whose lives are invaded and rocked by their hedonistic, secretive new neighbors, Eddy and Kay Otis.
Style: suspenseful, sexy, psychological, serious, tense ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: wife swapping, mate swapping, murder, betrayal, investigation, frame up, manipulation, crime, crimes, dishonesty, manipulations, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 1K
Snapdragon (1993)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An erotic amnesiac lures a police psychologist into a world of lust and danger.
Style: erotic, realistic, psychological, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: prostitute, danger, murder, serial killer, police, seduction, who done it, investigation, law enforcement, doctors and patients, crime, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Sketch Artist (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A sketch artist for the police helps a witness recall who she saw leaving the scene of a murder, and discovers that the person is his wife. Not willing to believe she was responsible, he resketches the pictures so they don't look like her, and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, captivating
Plot: sketch artist, investigation, mystery, crimes, murder, false accusation, police detective, law enforcement, deadly, legal, life is a bitch, crime ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
When Justice Fails (1999)
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, suspenseful, realistic, sexual, sexy
Plot: murder, crimes, crime, mystery, gays and lesbians, romance, dangerous attraction, legal, sex maniac, investigation, police detective, obsession ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Pretty When You Cry (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wife is caught in a web of sex and violence.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, erotic, sexual ...
Plot: murder, investigation, woman in danger, femme fatale, legal, dishonesty, law enforcement, couples, deadly, mind game, serial killer, obsession ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Body of Evidence (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sizzingly sexy Madonna leads a star-filled cast in this erotic thriller as a woman accused of killing a wealthy, elderly man through her insatiable sexual prowess.
Style: erotic, serious, rough, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, crime, seduction, infidelity, femme fatale, sex, crimes, dedicated lawyer, manipulation, legal investigation, manipulations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 6.5
 13K
Jagged Edge (1985)
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: twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: murder, lawyer, courtroom, mystery, crime, crimes, danger, legal, court, courtroom drama, neo noir, heiress ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.9
 94
Naked Lie (1989)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: They are the perfect, and politically correct, couple. He is a judge, she is a high profile attorney. When she takes on a sensational murder case, the trail leads right to her own front door.
Style: sexual, sexy, erotic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: murder, prostitute, courtroom, dedicated lawyer, protagonist as suspect, riddles and clues, uncover truth, legal investigation, legal, law enforcement, deadly, couples ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.3
 755
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, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, woman in danger, femme fatale, prostitute, murder, police investigation, dangerous attraction, deadly, sexual relations, mystery, dishonesty, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Perfect Husband: The Laci Peterson Story (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Dean Cain portrays Scott Peterson, the California man accused of murdering his 8 month pregnant wife, Laci. Based on a true story.
Style: disturbing, serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: murder, pregnancy, false accusation, missing person, investigation, mysterious character, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, courtroom drama, husband murders wife, infidelity, legal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
He Died with His Eyes Open (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On Ne Meurt Que Deux Fois, a French murder mystery based upon a novel of the same name, is an unusual, involving film with excellent performances by its entire cast. Police Inspector Staniland (Michel Serrault) is investigating the death of a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, investigation, mystery, crimes, crime, who done it, neo noir, law enforcement, deadly, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous attraction, uncover truth, fall in love, who done it, police investigation, police corruption, femme fatale, witnessing a crime, crimes, protagonist as suspect, workplace situations, false accusation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Three Blind Mice (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A lawyer defends a man he's known since serving together in Vietnam, who has been accused of murdering three Vietnamese immigrants. Now he'll have to fight against a tenacious District Attorney, and evidence connected to the man's ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: courtroom drama, frame up, murder, vietnam veteran, legal investigation, false accusation, mystery, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Physical Evidence (1989)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A police officer suspended and now accused of murder is forced to join forces with his court-appointed attorney to assemble the pieces of a deadly puzzle to find the missing link before time runs out.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, serious, tense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, false accusation, police, deadly, dishonesty, who done it, crimes, legal investigation, crime, frame up, hotshot lawyer ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, europe, paris france, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Tick Tock (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 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: rough, erotic, sexy, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, private detective, betrayal, sex, power relations, couples, infidelity, deadly, blackmail, cons and scams, crime ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Lured Innocence (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A reporter sent to cover a murder trial discovers a web of deceit stemming from a torrid affair.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: small town life, infidelity, family problems, obsession, deadly, couples, crime, couple relations, who done it, crimes, investigation, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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And Never Let Her Go (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 200 min.
Story: The true story of a woman's suspicious disappearance after ending an affair with a powerful, married attorney.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, mind bending, realistic
Plot: obsession, murder, missing person, mystery, dangerous attraction, love affair, couples, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, danger, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: delaware
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Without Evidence (1995)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: It is based on the true story of Michael Francke, who was the Head of Corrections for the state of Oregon before being murdered. Just before his murder, Francke visits his brother and informs him of a drug ring involving his prison colleagues. When ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, life is a bitch, heroes, uncover truth, obsessive quest, crimes, computers and web, legal investigation, legal, courtroom, false accusation, prison ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Sins of the Preacher (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After the apparent suicide of her daughter, a woman tries to prove that her son-in-law killed her.
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: crimes, legal investigation, murder, false accusation, couple relations, protagonist as suspect, mystery, legal action, clergy, dedicated lawyer, society, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, erotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: threesome, rape accusation, murder, investigation, manipulations, cons and scams, manipulation, frame up, teenage life, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, parole officer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
McBride: The Chameleon Murder (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: As a favor to a friend, defense attorney McBride takes on a client accused of murdering a woman. When McBride and his partner Phil investigate the deceased, they discover she had many identities and with each new life she was leading the list of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: courtroom drama, mystery, legal investigation, false accusation, wrong place wrong time, rivalry, cons and scams, crimes, legal, dishonesty, deadly, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Mighty Quinn (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Police chief Xavier Quinn investigates the gruesome murder of Donald Pater, one of the wealthiest residents on a Caribbean island. He was found decapitated in his Jacuzzi. Although the local political establishment, especially crooked Governor ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: murder, whodunit, mystery, police investigation, crimes, partners against crime, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, amateur detective, false accusation, frame up ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: jamaica, caribbean, west indies, new jersey, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Cause of Death (2001)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A deputy-district attorney, assigned to investigate the murder of the mayor's cousin, finds himself falling for the victim's wife.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, political corruption, dangerous attraction, love affair, who done it, dishonesty, danger, rivalry, femme fatale, law enforcement, murder investigation, trial ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.2
 234
Her Fatal Flaw (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: If you think your dating life is hard, check out what happens to poor Laney! Talk about a love hangover: The nice guy this prominent attorney spent last night with winds up being the main suspect in the brutal murder of a Chicago city councilman. If ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: uncover truth, police detective, manipulation, woman in danger, manipulations, mystery, courtroom drama, legal investigation, murder, dishonesty, danger, legal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.1
 89
Trapped (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The suicide was easy, getting away with everything else could be murder.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: mind game, femme fatale, legal investigation, protagonist as suspect, manhunt, police corruption, crumbling marriage, dangerous attraction, crimes, dedicated lawyer, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.3
 531
Exit in Red (1996)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ed Altman is a psychiatrist who relocates to Palm Springs, Calif., in order to avoid a lawsuit. However, he happens to wander directly into more trouble when he begins an affair with the rich and beautiful Ally Mercer (Annabel Schofield), who has ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: murder, extramarital affair, psychiatrist, love affair, power relations, betrayal, sexuality, frame up, femme fatale, manipulation, dishonesty, manipulations ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.9
 326
Deadlocked (2000)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Country: Portugal, Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man is accused of rape and murder and placed on trial. His father doesn't believe that he is guilty, so in act of desperation he grabs the bailiff's guns and takes the whole jury hostage and insists that the prosecuting attorney ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: hostage, courtroom, legal, uncover truth, rebellion, false accusation, legal action, hostages, legal investigation, rivalry, injustice, society ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 461
Backfire (1987)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mara McAndrew's marriage is falling apart. Her husband, Donnie, a Vietnam veteran, suffers troubling flashbacks about the war, leaving him unresponsive to her needs. Mara wants out, but she also wants Donnie's money. When Mara meets a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: murder, cheating wife, inheritance, infidelity, crime, couple relations, family problems, manipulations, dangerous attraction, crimes, deadly, manipulation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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