Movies like Murder at My Door

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Murder at My Door (1996)
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Murder at My Door (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a quiet neighborhood, a suburban family is shocked when their son is the prime suspect in the brutal murder of a neighbor's daughter.
Plot: serial killer, investigation, girlfriend, mother, mental illness, fire, murder, son

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Most similar movies to Murder at My Door

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and psychological films with plots about murder, serial killer, investigation, crimes, deadly, female nudity and psychopath mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Murder at My Door: The Hawk (1993), El profeta Mimi (1973), Ambition (1991), Freak Out (2003), Sketches of a Strangler (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 334
The Hawk (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Housewife Annie Marsh suspects her husband might be The Hawk, a brutal serial killer. Complicating matters is the fact that she once was incarcerated in a psychiatric hospital. When she discovers she does not have the happy marriage she always ...
Plot: serial killer, mental health, off screen murder, husband wife relationship, paranoia, mental illness, racist comment, murder, racist remark
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95%
El profeta Mimi (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Childhood trauma and religious repression causes little boy to grow up and murder prostitutes.
Plot: murder, investigation, prostitution, poverty, prophet, preacher, religious, crime, crimes
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Black Widow Murders: The Blanche Taylor Moore Story (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Elizabeth Montgomery plays serial killer, churchgoer, and grandmother Blanch Taylor Moore in this, one of her last films before her untimely passing. Childhood memories of her womanizing and abusive father fill Moore with a hidden rage towards all ...
Plot: poison, investigation, trial, serial killer, priest, marriage, murder, black widow
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.8
 252
Ambition (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mitchell Osgood dreams of being a famous writer, but the book he has written constantly is rejected by the editors. When the psychopathic killer Albert Merrik is released from prison after 15 years, Osgood believes that writing down the history of ...
Plot: ambition, psychopath, obsession, bookstore, journalist, warden, investigation, prison, murder, serial killer, cynicism, parole officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 6.7
 78
Freak Out (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: In 1977, teenager Wayne (Nick Foster) gathers his two friends, female runaway Rhonda (Sarah Ogg) and disco club hopper Tim (David Gobble), for a drug party located in the suburban home of quiet recluse Dean (Brad Jones). But unknown to Tim and ...
Plot: serial killer, cocaine, disco, cigarette smoking, murder, dancing, violence, kidnapping, father daughter relationship, party, homosexual, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Sketches of a Strangler (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An art student living with his sister is actually a maniac strangling dancers and prostitutes. One victim's sister starts looking for him...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, sexual, realistic, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, strangler, art student, crime, slasher, crimes, deadly, investigation, prostitute, psychopath, obsession ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.0
 151
Fate (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Serial killers have plagued the American landscape for decades, committing gruesome atrocities, and providing some tough cases for criminal investigators to crack. This thriller follows the travails of two detectives who are on the trail of a ...
Plot: female nudity, nude woman murdered, murder, murder of a nude woman, serial murder, serial killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), crucifix
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Blind Man's Bluff (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A blind professor is accused by the police of killing his neighbor and must clear his name by finding the murderer.
Plot: neighbor, murder, blindness, suspect, accident, runaway
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 5.4
 122
Deadly Desire (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A security guard is enticed to scam a businessman for his insurance money by the man's attractive wife. The trouble begins when he discovers that the husband has ties to the mob.
Plot: steam room, man wearing towel, explosion, burglar alarm, boxer shorts, cockfight, hotel, murder, tennis, pay phone, investigation, man wrapped in a towel ...
Place: mexico, costa rica
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.3
 279
Kept (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dead bodies are piling up, and the leads the two LA homicide cops have point to Barbara, business manager for a successful architectural firm she runs with her husband Lance. The dead men were interns at the firm, and each of them was Barbara's ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, psychological, tense, suspense ...
Plot: erotica, murder, sex, investigation, murder suspect, lust, undressing, sex scene, corpse, serial killer, architect, police ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.0
 159
Cardiac Arrest (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The "Missing Heart Murders" are plaguing San Francisco - dead bodies that turn up with their hears surgically removed! So a weak-stomached homicide cop looks into the possibilities of a black market for human organs, while across town a ...
Plot: heart transplant, heart, investigation, body part, serial killer, surgery, murder, hospital
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A Dangerous Summer (1982)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Building is Howard's passion, and he is so absorbed in his plans to build an elaborate resort in the Blue Mountains of Australia that he ignores certain obvious signals that his business partner is not entirely on the up-and-up. After a brush ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: resort, mental illness, murder, investigation, mountain, danger, police investigation, crime, crimes, law enforcement, deadly, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
I Dream of Murder (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Johanna is a therapist on the verge of a midlife crisis. When one of her patients is found brutally murdered, she takes it upon herself to solve the mystery. But why is this stressed-out shrink willing to risk her marriage, her career and her entire ...
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, midlife crisis, investigation, mystery, doctors and patients, crimes, therapist, police, female protagonist, car accident, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.3
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The Temp (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A series of mysterious accidents at a food company lead a manager to suspect his impressive new temporary secretary.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, stylized, sexy ...
Plot: serial killer, office, workplace romance, murder, psychopath, investigation, femme fatale, obsession, manipulation, couples, workplace, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.5
 1K
Roman (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Roman (Lucky McKee) is a lonely young man who yearns to find love, happiness and companionship. Tormented by his ungrateful co-workers and trapped in a life of tedium as a welder in a local factory, Roman's one pleasure is his obsession with ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: isolation, murder, factory, serial killer, mind game, psychopath, dangerous attraction, obsession, destructive relationship, deadly, crimes, mentally unstable ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.6
 21
Tucked Away (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On the surface, Ray Ryan has it all. He's a successful advertising executive with a new promotion. He has a nice home and a beautiful fiancée. Underneath it all is a dark secret he's finding harder to hide. Ray's nightmares are ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: investigation, life is a bitch, deadly, crimes, murder, secret, abusive father, aging
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.9
 240
The Sovereign (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: For two months a serial killer has been terrorizing the city of St. Petersburg. Every Wednesday a girl between 9 and 12 years old is the victim. The brutality of the maniac plunges city residents into horror. Parents are afraid of leaving their ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: investigation, obsession, murder, serial killer, death, whodunit, maniac, child murder, suburbs
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Good Neighbors (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Takes place in 1995, the year of the second referendum on the separation of Quebec. In the dead of winter, a serial killer is on the loose in the small Montreal neighborhood of Notre Dame de Grace. The tenants of an old apartment house must figure ...
Style: serious, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, investigation, police investigation, who to trust, deadly, crimes, friendship, male female relationship, brother brother relationship, police detective, neighbor neighbor relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1995
Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 5.9
 403
Going Home (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After doing 13 years in prison for the murder of his wife, mechanic Harry Graham is out on parole and looking to rebuild his life in a small seaside community. He settles into a trailer park and finds both a job and a girlfriend. But things get ...
Plot: revenge, murder, trailer park, girlfriend, mechanic, son, wife, witness, uxoricide, father son relationship, parole, confrontation
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Criminal Passion (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A homicide detective begins a torrid affair with a senator's son who is a suspect in a series of grisly murders.
Style: rough, sexual, suspenseful, sexy, mind bending ...
Plot: investigation, murder, dancer's life, tough law enforcer, mystery, serial killer, love and romance, couples, dishonesty, crimes, betrayal, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.7
 2K
Monolith (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A mother and her son plan a surprise visit to Los Angeles to see her husband/his father. Halfway there they get into a terrible accident in the middle of nowhere and now must fight to survive.
Plot: car, mother, son, parents, family relations, suv, parent, trapped, relationships, airport, female protagonist, desert ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.9
 467
Fathers & Sons (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A beach runner and bookworm (Goldblum) has difficulty communicating with his son. He meets a psychic on a pier at the beach and soon his world turns topsy-turvy with a serial killer coming between him and his son. The ensuing E.S.P. experiences and ...
Style: serious, realistic, offbeat, touching
Plot: serial killer, family life, family in danger, parents and children, murder, profanity, alcohol abuse, addiction, orphan, crimes, deadly, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 125
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: justice, lawyer, murder, investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Lady in Waiting (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A divorced cop investigating the sadistic murders of high-class prostitutes discovers that the prime suspect is his ex-wife's new boyfriend...
Plot: serial killer, dying during sex, woman on top, sex scene, false accusation, strangulation, orgy, female full frontal nudity, murder of a nude woman, ex husband ex wife relationship, femme fatale, lawyer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 89
Disposable (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: What if a man with a mental condition, living in a fantasy world and detached from all emotional responsibility, is in real life the prime suspect for a series of murders targeting young women? Bill Thompson awakens to reality when forced to ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, wealth, election, knife, stabbing, political conspiracy, murder of a woman, car accident, power
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Hot Summer Week (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Via Amazon: "Two wild teenage girls, Debbie (Kathleen Cody) and Karen (Dianne Hull, FIFTH FLOOR, ALOHA BOBBY AND ROSE) hit the road for some freedom, boys, and unexpected danger in this 1973 drive-in classic! The girls pick up a handsome ...
Plot: bikini, exploitation, hitchhiking, mental illness, topless, hippie, murder, summer, female nudity, meditation, serial killer, beach ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Hunt for the Unicorn Killer (1999)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: An account of early 1970s social activist Ira Einhorn, who allegedly murdered his girlfriend and then fled the country.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, amateur detective, politics, crimes, protagonist as suspect, deadly, life is a bitch, crime, fugitives, investigation, police investigation, manipulation ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.2
 109
Love Her Madly (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three men are dangerously obsessed with the same woman.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating, mind bending
Plot: murder, obsession, mystery, investigation, crimes, erotica, femme fatale, music band, performer's life, artists and showbiz, deadly, college ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
What We Did That Night (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ex-con Henry (Rick Schroder) returns to town after being released from prison and contacts his old college frat members about a murder that they committed years earlier. They have to return to move the body to a new location before it is ...
Plot: murder, friendship, revenge, secret, prank, grave digging, ex convict, corpse, dark secret, digging a grave, mockery
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.4
 998
Buddy Boy (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An introvert relieves the tedium of caring for his invalid mother by spying on his neighbor.
Style: gloomy, sexual, psychological, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: misfit, mental illness, alcohol abuse, murder, voyeurism, dangerous attraction, heist, serial killer, espionage, deadly, crimes, rescue ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%