Movies like Deadly Relations

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Deadly Relations (1993)
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Deadly Relations (1993)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Leonard Fagot has four daughters and loves them so much, that he usurps his control over them. He lets them know how he feels about the men they date. And if he disapproves of them, he probably will have them killed to get them out of his daughters' life.
Plot: sociopath, family relations, father daughter relationship, domination, insurance, son in law, ex marine, sister, domineering father, scam, falling from height, insurance policy

Most similar movies to Deadly Relations

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and suspense films with plots about murder, crimes, family relations, serial killer, death, deadly and psychopath mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Deadly Relations: Deadly Intentions (1985), The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999), A Perfect Murder (1998), Death Benefit (1996), Implicated (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
In the Best of Families: Marriage, Pride & Madness (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 200 min.
Story: After a very messy divorce, a man starts suspecting his ex-wife and her new boyfriend of various crimes.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: family relations, funeral, revenge, mentally unstable, crimes, rivalry, custody, parents and children, family problems, couples, death of child, nightmare ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Deadly Intentions (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 200 min.
Story: Katherine married Dr. Charles Raynor. She later discovers that Raynor is a sadist who torments her physically and mentally. She divorces him and take their child away. He then decides to kill her but when his plot is discovered he is charged with ...
Plot: psychopath, doctor, husband wife relationship, serial killer, woman in danger, murder, domineering mother
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Tom Ripley is a calculating young man who believes it's better to be a fake somebody than a real nobody. Opportunity knocks in the form of a wealthy U.S. shipbuilder who hires Tom to travel to Italy to bring back his playboy son, Dickie. Ripley ...
Style: suspense, psychological, enigmatic, cerebral, twist ending ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: obsession, serial killer, manipulation, gay, murder, sexual tension, murder mystery, rejection, sociopath, secret identity, envy, jealousy ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: italy, rome italy, venice, mediterranean sea, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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, exciting, sexy, surprise ending, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, betrayal, murder, extramarital affair, love affair, crimes, perfect crime, blackmail, jealousy, violent husband, plan gone awry, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, brooklyn new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Like Mother Like Son: The Strange Story of Sante and Kenny Kimes (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The real-life case based on the horrific crimes of Sante and Kenny Kimes, the mother and son duo who specialized in theft, fraud and murder.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, captivating
Plot: criminal, landlady, crimes, mother son relationship, female psychopath, domineering mother, murder, mentally unstable, obsession, childhood trauma, parents and children, confronting the past ...
Place: new york
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74%
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Death Benefit (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Steven Keeney is a big corporate lawyer who decides to take on a small-time murder case to discover the true circumstances behind the death of a young girl. Virginia McGinnis is the one suspected of pushing the women off the cliff to collect on a ...
Plot: serial killer, lawyer, justice, murder, investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.1
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Implicated (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In this offbeat thriller, Ann is a young woman trying to put her life back together after she lost her child in a car wreck. Formerly a single mother, Ann has recently started dating a man named Tom, and one day Tom asks Ann for a favor -- would she ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, surrogate mother, hostage, death in the family, missing person, crimes, confined, single parent, dealing with death, family relations, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Honor Thy Father and Mother: The True Story of the Menendez Murders (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: TV movie based on the novel "Blood Brothers," about the murder of Jose Menéndez and his wife Kitty by their sons, Erik and Lyle.
Plot: serial killer, crimes, family relations, death of mother, murder, courtroom, matricide, patricide, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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83 Hours 'Til Dawn (1990)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wealthy man's daughter is kidnapped and placed in a box with air for only 83 hours.
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, swamp, buried alive, fbi, ransom demand, empire, psychopath, hostage, heroes, daring rescue, rivalry, rescue ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Case of the Hillside Stranglers (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The true chilling story of the "two of a kind", killing cousins Angelo Buono and Kenneth Bianchi, better known as the Hillside Stranglers, is told in this TV drama.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, cousin, psycho, two killers, strangler, police detective, psychopath, investigation, rape, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Excellent Cadavers (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fact based story about the political battle that was waged against the Mafia in Sicily during the late 1980's and early 1990's. Chazz Palminteri plays Giovanni Falcone, a crusading prosecutor who tried to use money trails as a way to ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: cosa nostra, mafia, gangsters, italian mafia, organized crime, historical figure, italian history, battles, tough law enforcer, legal, politics, state affairs ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: sicily, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
A Promise to Carolyn (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When two sisters can no longer go on living with the painful memory of their baby sister being murdered 37 years ago by their stepmother, together they try to uncover the truth.
Style: sad
Plot: lifetime, true crime, murder, sister sister relationship, child abuse, hypnosis, stepmother, repressed memory, forensic evidence, post traumatic stress, memory, flashback ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Murder in Coweta County (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Wallace a wealthy landowner in Meriwether County, Georgia, has virtually unlimited power in the county, including having the sheriff under his control. When he murders a share cropper he thinks that he is powerful enough to get away with it. Because ...
Style: cult film
Plot: serial killer, murder, small town, sheriff, terror, racism
Time: 1940s
Place: georgia, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Kidnapped: The Hannah Anderson Story (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On the afternoon of August 3, 2013, 16-year-old Hannah Anderson was abducted after finishing cheerleading practice in a San Diego suburb. When the bodies of her mother and brother were found in the burned home of family friend James DiMaggio later ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, suspense
Plot: kidnapping, father daughter relationship, kidnapped, true crime, 16 year old, abduction, lifetime, child abduction, kidnapped child, teenage girl, unsolved crime, cold case ...
Place: california, san diego california, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Brotherhood of Murder (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set against the backdrop of the true story of the largest cash robbery in the history of the USA.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: racism, murder, police corruption, working undercover, interracial relations, down on your luck, injustice, society, leadership, law enforcement, going straight, dishonesty ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Spermicide (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Glen, a former sperm donor and recently diagnosed sociopath, takes his daughter on a murder spree of his sperm-donated offspring in the dark comedy, 'Spermicide.'
Plot: serial killer, murder, road trip, father daughter relationship, killing spree, sperm donor, sociopath, family relations, foster child, descendant, female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.4
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Hush (1998)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jackson and Helen are in love and about to have their first child when they move in with Jackson's mother, Martha, in order to take care of the family estate. But all is not well in this household. Martha is jealous of her son's affection ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, emotional, serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, domineering mother, mentally unstable, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, farm, family relations, pregnancy, family problems, parents and children, couple relations, borderline personality disorder, manipulation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: kentucky, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Aftermath: A Test of Love (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on a true story, an adoring wife and mother is taken hostage during a robbery and brutally murdered.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, family problems, family relations, death in the family, small town life, small town, heist, murder, human nature, family in crisis, family life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Girl in the Basement (2021)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sara is a teen girl who is looking forward to her 18th birthday to move away from her controlling father Don. But before she could even blow out the candles, Don imprisons her in the basement of their home.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, feminist film, psychological thriller
Plot: hostage, captivity, abusive father, basement, father daughter relationship, violent father, domineering father, father daughter incest, crimes, hidden room, bomb shelter, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.8
 600
Dream Lover (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After she's been attacked in her apartment, Cathy starts reliving the event in her dreams. She seeks help at a sleep disorder research center, but in doing so she encounters some unexpected results.
Style: serious, realistic, scary, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: woman with a gun, mind game, insomnia, mental illness, ghost, mentally unstable, unfulfillment, domestic disturbance, losing-it hero, psychopath, research, dream ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.5
 2K
Once a Thief (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young ex-con trying to go straight gets caught up in another criminal scheme.
Style: noir, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: heist, robbery, gangsters, family relations, false arrest, siblings relations, rivalry, gang, criminal heroes, law enforcement, crimes, going straight ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Girl Next Door (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a quiet suburban town in the summer of 1958, two recently orphaned sisters are placed in the care of their mentally unstable Aunt Ruth. But Ruth's depraved sense of discipline will soon lead to unspeakable acts of abuse and torture that ...
Style: disturbing, scary, psychological, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama
Plot: rape, child abuse, torture, sexual abuse, cruelty, sadist, child molestation, nudity (full frontal - brief), victim, helplessness, abuse, suffering ...
Time: 50s, year 1958, contemporary
Place: america, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 2K
The Narrows (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A 19 year old Brooklyn boy who is torn between two worlds when his photography portfolio wins him a partial scholarship to NYU. He must figure out how to balance his Italian neighborhood roots with the expansive, sophisticated world on the other ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: college student, crimes, moral dilemma, society, self discovery, human nature, parents and children, city life, family relations, coming of age, nypd, hot and sexy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Too Good to Be True (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A self-entitled woman is determined to keep her new man to herself at all costs.
Plot: sister, murder, sociopath, husband wife relationship, death, expectant father, female killer, sister sister relationship, female psychopath, miscarriage, pregnant woman, jealousy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Todd Killings (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on the true story of '60s thrill-killer Charles Schmidt ("The Pied Piper of Tucson"), Skipper Todd (Robert F. Lyons) is a charismatic 23-year old who charms his way into the lives of high school kids in a small California town. ...
Style: slasher, splatter
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, teenage girl, death, police, teenager, small town, drugs, burial, high school, homosexual ...
Place: california, tucson arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.3
 8K
Music Box (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A lawyer defends her father accused of war crimes, but there is more to the case than she suspects.
Style: suspenseful, tense, emotional, talky, heartbreaking ...
Plot: courtroom drama, anti semitism, justice, court, war crime, courtroom, lawyer, communism, betrayal, world war two, manipulation, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, germany, poland, israel, argentina ...
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37%
Murder of Innocence (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this shocking account based on a true story, newlywed Laurie Wade finds her marriage, and eventually the rest of her life, shattered by her deep-rooted psychotic behavior. The young woman soon begins a terrifying descent into insanity and brings ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: psychopath, mental illness, murder, misfit, mentally unstable, crimes, school shooting, childhood memory, dead child, newlywed, anonymous telephone call, mental breakdown ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.1
 313
Outrage (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: One man decides to wage war against a gang of teenage punks besieging an affluent California community. Based on a true incident.
Plot: police, revenge, vigilante, vandalism, gang, husband wife relationship, anger, teenager, destruction, veterinarian, righteous rage, house ...
Time: 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 762
The Colony (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Thriller about a man who, along with his family, moves from a crime-ridden inner city suburb to a self-proclaimed violence-free haven overseen by a godlike businessman. However, they soon discover that life in The Colony is much more sinister than ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, rough, bleak ...
Plot: family relations, suburbs, murder, society, crimes, psychopath, suburban life, family life, death, secret, privacy, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 3K
The Lost (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A charismatic psycho suspected of killing two innocent campers in a cold-blooded double homicide grows increasingly unstable as his suburban empire starts to crack at the foundations.
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, crimes, investigation, narcissism, drug use, police investigation, youth, rivalry, violence, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%