Movies like Passion

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Passion (2012)
 5.3
 23K
Passion (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The rivalry between the manipulative boss of an advertising agency and her talented protégée escalates from stealing credit to public humiliation to murder.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, scary, exciting, psychological, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: rivalry, boss and employee, murder, betrayal, office, blackmail, workplace intrigue, uninhibited rivalry, power relations, boss, seduction, humiliation, graphic violence, sexual perversion, vengeance, infidelity, sexual content, mind game, strong female presence, workplace, dishonesty, breaking point, workplace situations, top executive, dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany

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Most similar movies to Passion

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and twists and turns films with plots about murder, crimes, manipulation, dishonesty, betrayal, deadly and dialogue mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Passion: Love Crime (2010), A Sister's Secret (2009), Side Effects (2013), Demonlover (2002), Slow Burn (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Love Crime (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Mexico, Lebanon
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the sterile setting of a powerful multinational, two young women compete ... Isabelle is working under the orders of Christine, a woman of power she admires unreservedly.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Plot: boss and employee, betrayal, rivalry, ambition, office, obsession, corporate world, power relations, manipulation, workplace, workplace intrigue, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: france, europe, paris france, cairo egypt
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100%
A Sister's Secret (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Katherine (Alexandra Paul) finds out her father's company is about to close the paper mill they own in her hometown in rural Pennsylvania, she comes up with a plan to save it. Needing the approval of the city council, she goes back and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, exciting ...
Plot: homecoming, murder, family relations, vengeance, family business, parents and children, betrayal, workplace, dishonesty, mother daughter relationship, power relations, workplace intrigue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 187K
Side Effects (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A woman turns to prescription medication as a way of handling her anxiety concerning her husband's upcoming release from prison.
Style: surprise ending, psychological, captivating, suspense, serious ...
Plot: murder, depression, deception, life turned upside down, psychiatrist, mental illness, doctors and patients, mentally unstable, dishonesty, manipulation, patient, mental institution ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2004, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 5K
Demonlover (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Mexico
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Two corporations compete for illicit 3D manga pornography, sending spies to infiltrate each other's operations.
Style: erotic, psychological, suspenseful, mind bending, intense ...
Plot: espionage, murder, rivalry, mind game, uninhibited rivalry, workplace situations, rise and fall, dishonesty, corporation, office, couple relations, computers and web ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tokyo, paris france, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 5.7
 4K
Slow Burn (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A district attorney (Ray Liotta) is involved in a 24-hour showdown with a gang leader (LL Cool J) and is, at the same time, being manipulated by an attractive assistant district attorney (Jolene Blalock) and a cryptic stranger.
Style: tense, serious, psychological, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, interracial relations, betrayal, gang, investigation, dishonesty, law enforcement, cons and scams, police station, who to trust, self defense, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.2
 36K
Femme Fatale (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A woman tries to straighten out her life, even as her past as a con-woman comes back to haunt her.
Style: sexy, twists and turns, suspenseful, clever, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: asthma, femme fatale, paparazzi, crimes, hidden identity, haunted by the past, criminal heroes, power relations, attempted rape, voyeurism, mistaken identity, loss of child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france, cannes, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 50K
Disclosure (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A computer specialist is sued for sexual harassment by a former lover turned boss who initiated the act forcefully, which threatens both his career and his personal life.
Style: tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexual harassment, obsession, workplace, manipulation, false accusation, promotion, boss and employee, vengeance, workplace intrigue, power relations, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: seattle, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.6
 37K
Paranoia (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, India, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An entry-level employee at a powerful corporation finds himself occupying a corner office, but at a dangerous price: he must spy on his boss's old mentor to secure for him a multi-billion dollar advantage.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: paranoia, spy, undercover, deception, rivalry, espionage, escape, mind game, uninhibited rivalry, boss and employee, workplace intrigue, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, future
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Dressed to Kill (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mysterious, tall, blonde woman, wearing sunglasses murders one of a psychiatrist's patients, and now she's after the prostitute who witnessed it.
Style: sexy, suspenseful, tense, sexual, twists and turns ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, serial killer, psychiatrist, manipulation, guilt, psychopath, transsexual, woman in danger, cross dressing, prostitute, transvestism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.1
 151K
State of Play (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Handsome, unflappable U.S. Congressman Stephen Collins is the future of his political party: an honorable appointee who serves as the chairman of a committee overseeing defense spending. All eyes are upon the rising star to be his party's ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic ...
Plot: political conspiracy, murder, politics, journalism, newspaper, corruption, journalist, congress, murderer, politician, gunfight, reporter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, infidelity, seduction, femme fatale, dedicated lawyer, crimes, manipulation, power relations, protagonist as suspect, legal investigation, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.4
 643
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: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, psychological ...
Plot: cheating wife, murder, inheritance, vietnam veteran, family problems, infidelity, couple relations, betrayal, unsupportive spouse, crimes, manipulation, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.1
 11K
The Method (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In Madrid seven candidates report for a job interview that uses "the Grönholm method" of selection, as protestors rise up in public protest in the street over the IMF-World Bank Summit attempting globalisation of workers' unions.
Style: captivating, serious, tense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: ambition, workplace intrigue, mind game, rivalry, contests and competitions, workplace, workplace situations, job seeking, office, uninhibited rivalry, career, manipulation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.0
 196K
Basic Instinct (1992)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A police detective is in charge of the investigation of a brutal murder, in which a beautiful and seductive woman could be involved.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: femme fatale, hot and sexy, sexual relations, murder, sex, dangerous attraction, seduction, strong sexual content, sexual tension, police investigation, obsession, manipulation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1992
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.1
 431
Playmaker (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A would-be actress uncovers horrifying files on other starlets.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: mystery, manipulation, power relations, crimes, rivalry, mentally unstable, murder, actress, vengeance, mentor, love affair, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Spanish Prisoner (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An employee of a corporation with a lucrative secret process is tempted to betray it. But there's more to it than that.
Style: neo noir, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: mystery, betrayal, invention, investigation, stranger, workplace intrigue, crimes, intrigue, theft, mastermind, cons and scams, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: venezuela, caribbean, usa, boston, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Girl Who Played with Fire (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Mikael Blomkvist, publisher of Millennium magazine, has made his living exposing the crooked and corrupt practices of establishment Swedish figures. So when a young journalist approaches him with a meticulously researched thesis about sex ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, captivating, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: hacker, investigation, secret service, murder, dishonesty, conspiracy, police investigation, friendship, cover up, false accusation, journalism, journalist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, eastern europe, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.2
 5K
Dream Lover (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ray is young, charming, successful and the owner of a prosperous architect company. However, he has recently gone trough a very painful divorce. His friends try to cheer him up by showing him the positive sides of being single but for Ray marriage ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: adultery, femme fatale, mystery, betrayal, marriage, murder, infidelity, architect, paranoia, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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 6.4
 23K
Anna (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA, UK, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man with the ability to enter peoples' memories takes on the case of a brilliant, troubled sixteen-year-old girl to determine whether she is a sociopath or a victim of trauma.
Style: mind bending, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological, twist ending ...
Plot: manipulation, mystery, haunted by the past, uncover truth, mind game, crimes, life is a bitch, dishonesty, brutality, life philosophy, murder, psychic power ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, spain, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.5
 15K
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: tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: murder, lawyer, courtroom, mystery, crimes, legal, court, courtroom drama, heiress, beach house, surveillance, graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Perfect Stranger (2007)
Genre: Crime, 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: surprise ending, twists and turns, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: mystery, investigation, seduction, mind game, dishonesty, hidden identity, murder, manipulation, obsessive love, uncover truth, fatal attraction, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.5
 6K
Deceiver (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The gruesome death of a prostitute brings suspicion on one of her clients, James Wayland, a brilliant, self-destructive and epileptic heir to a textile fortune. So detectives Braxton and Kennesaw take Wayland in for questioning, thinking they can ...
Style: twists and turns, surprise ending, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, mind game, police investigation, crimes, justice, prostitute, law enforcement, investigation, rivalry, dishonesty, secret, guilt ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Poison Ivy: The Secret Society (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A mysterious death of a young college student occurs late one night at a prestigious New England college...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: mind game, femme fatale, college life, manipulation, youth, rivalry, haunted by the past, destructive relationship, power relations, secret society, secret organization, blackmail ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Inju: The Beast in the Shadow (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The writer and college professor, Alexandre Fayard, researches and gives lectures about the gruesome literary work of the mysterious Japanese writer Shundei Oe, considered by him to be the master of manipulation.
Style: neo noir, serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: mystery, stalking, dishonesty, crimes, mind game, lifestyle, uninhibited rivalry, obsession, geisha, murder, writers, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 8.1
 950K
Gone Girl (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, surprise ending, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: mystery, missing person, police investigation, murder mystery, missing wife, investigation, manipulation, femme fatale, disappearance, infidelity, adultery, manipulative woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, missouri, new york, manhattan new york city, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 5.9
 76K
88 Minutes (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A college professor who moonlights as a forensic psychiatrist for the FBI, receives a death threat claiming he has only 88 minutes to live.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, rough, tense, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, fbi, manipulation, death threat, death, frame up, forensics, paranoia, crimes, torture, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1997, 90s
Place: seattle, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The Lincoln Lawyer (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A lawyer conducts business from the back of his Lincoln town car while representing a high-profile client in Beverly Hills.
Style: clever, twists and turns, captivating, serious, tense ...
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, courtroom drama, legal investigation, court, murder, hotshot lawyer, mind game, legal, judge, crimes, arrest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, beverly hills, los angeles, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 5.5
 4K
Kill for Me (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rent’s a bitch. And that is why, six months after her best friend went missing, Amanda finally gives in to getting another roommate, Hailey. The two college students turn out to have something in common, however: abusive men. For Hailey, it’s ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: roommate, murder, uncover truth, haunted by the past, woman in danger, crimes, dishonesty, graphic violence, abuse, friendship, manipulation, gain trust ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.8
 33K
Body Double (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After losing an acting role and his girlfriend, Jake Scully finally catches a break: he gets offered a gig house-sitting in the Hollywood Hills. While peering through the beautiful home's telescope one night, he spies a gorgeous blonde dancing ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: voyeurism, murder, obsession, peeping tom, exhibitionist, stalking, hollywood, mystery, witness, neighbor, investigation, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 5.3
 10K
House of 9 (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Germany, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nine strangers wake up in a house with no recollection how they got there and no way out. The voice on the PA introduces them to a grisly game they must play. The prize is $5 million and their life.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, psychological, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: group of strangers, survival, captivity, isolation, game, priest, sole survivor, mind game, rivalry, deathtrap, contests and competitions, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%