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One on Top of the Other (1969)
 6.8
 2K
One on Top of the Other (1969)
Original name: Una sull'altra
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An insurance scam lands a man on death row for murdering his wife. What everyone doesn't know is she really isn't dead.
Style: erotic, sexy, realistic, suspenseful, tense, rough, serious, psychological, sexual, mind bending ...
Plot: love triangle, murder, investigation, infidelity, crimes, who done it, false accusation, deadly, death row, secretly observing, couple relations, crime, love and romance, mystery, spouse killer, couples, dishonesty, law enforcement, gory, cons and scams, righting the wronged, sexuality, sex, prison, lesbian ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, paris france, san francisco

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and tense films with plots about murder, crimes, investigation, mystery, deadly, female nudity and who done it mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like One on Top of the Other: A Lizard in a Woman's Skin (1971), Murder 101 (1991), The Bedroom Window (1987), Snapdragon (1993), A Killer Upstairs (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Lizard in a Woman's Skin (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young woman is accused of murdering her debauched neighbor after dreaming it. Was she set up, or did she really do it?
Style: cult film, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic, serious ...
Plot: lesbian lover, murder, orgy, infidelity, nightmare, lsd, woman in danger, amateur detective, slasher, gory, law enforcement, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.4
 1K
Murder 101 (1991)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Charles Lattimore, an author of a book about a famous murder trial, arranges to meet with one of his students one night. When the student is found murdered and Lattimore has no alibi, he suspects he is being framed by the subject of his book.
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Plot: murder, investigation, police investigation, police corruption, uncover truth, who done it, frame up, dishonesty, amateur detective, false accusation, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Bedroom Window (1987)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Terry Lambert is sleeping with Sylvia, the wife of his boss. One night, while in Terry's apartment, Sylvia witnesses a man assault a young woman, Denise, on the road below. Not wanting to reveal her affair with Terry, she keeps quiet. Terry ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: rapist, false accusation, legal, investigation, infidelity, serial killer, police investigation, murder, femme fatale, danger, mind game, obsession ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 3.7
 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: realistic, disturbing, tense, psychological, rough ...
Plot: prostitute, danger, murder, serial killer, seduction, police, law enforcement, investigation, who done it, doctors and patients, power relations, obsession ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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A Killer Upstairs (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman investigates when her teenage son is arrested for his married lover's murder.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, false accusation, investigation, amateur detective, crimes, mystery, law enforcement, dishonesty, legal, deadly, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Seven Blood-Stained Orchids (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman, a survivor of a failed murder attempt by a person dubbed "The Half-Moon Killer" by the police, and her husband must find the connecting thread between herself, six other women, and the killer before the killer strikes at her again.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, prostitute, police, police investigation, woman in danger, amateur detective, law enforcement, slasher, serial killer, stalking, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.4
 2K
Mercy (2000)
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: psychological, rough, serious, erotic, experimental ...
Plot: bondage, murder, lesbianism, investigation, serial killer, voyeurism, mind game, femme fatale, deadly, crimes, mystery, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Forbidden Photos of a Lady Above Suspicion (1970)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A repressed young wife's traumatic sexual assault triggers a depraved obsession with her attacker.
Style: sexual, sexy, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: murder, photograph, blackmail, sexual abuse, love and romance, dangerous attraction, infidelity, sexual relations, manipulations, femme fatale, obsession, danger ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, italy, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Case of the Bloody Iris (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Beautiful young model Jennifer Lansbury and her goofy friend Marilyn Ricci move into a swanky high-rise apartment after the previous tenant gets brutally murdered. Pretty soon Jennifer is being stalked by the mysterious killer. Probable suspects ...
Style: twists and turns, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: stalking, murder, psychopath, crimes, investigation, serial killer, danger, multiple suspects, woman in danger, who done it, mysterious character, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.6
 203
The Double (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man is shot in an underground car-park by a mysterious bearded man. As he dies he recollects the events that led him to this situation, including adulterous liaisons and jealous envy.
Style: neurotic
Plot: mother in law son in law relationship, sex on the beach, knocking on a door, tourist, sexual attraction, tennis, jealousy, teenager, man with glasses, rifle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ring ...
Place: north africa, morocco, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Presumed Innocent (1990)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Life takes a nasty twist for D.A. Rusty Sabich when the woman he has been romantically involved with is murdered. He is assigned to investigate the case, but is soon charged with the murder.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, twists and turns, surprise ending ...
Plot: courtroom, murder, courtroom drama, lawyer, mistress, infidelity, legal investigation, investigation, mystery, crime, dedicated lawyer, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Girl in the Yellow Pajamas (1978)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two seemingly separate stories in New South Wales: a burned, murdered body of a young woman is found on the beach, and a retired inspector makes inquiries; also, Linda, a waitress and ferry attendant, has several lovers and marries one, but ...
Style: sexual, suspenseful, tense, scary, erotic ...
Plot: police investigation, murder, danger, law enforcement, couples, dishonesty, mystery, crime, deadly, beach, infidelity, who done it ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Dressed to Kill (1980)
Genre: 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: suspenseful, tense, sexual, psychological, clever ...
Plot: murder, panties pulled down, serial killer, violence, psychiatrist, manipulation, guilt, psychopath, transsexual, cross dressing, elevator, straight razor ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Don't Torture a Duckling (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A reporter and a promiscuous young woman try to solve a series of child killings in a remote southern Italian town that's rife with superstition and distrust of outsiders.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, scary, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, police investigation, child murder, amateur detective, journalism, obsession, small town, mind game, mysterious character, mystery, uncover truth ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, southern italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Case of the Scorpion's Tail (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Case of the Scorpion's Tail begins with the mysterious death of a millionaire and spirals into the murder of his suddenly rich wife, which draws the attention of a dogged investigator, who follows a trail of blood to the bitter end.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, investigation, stalking, danger, serial killer, mind game, millionaire, paranoia, secret, desperation, hotel, violence ...
Time: 70s
Place: greece, europe, england, london, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.5
 4K
8MM 2 (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An American diplomat and his fiancée venture into the sordid underworld of sex and pornography in Budapest, Hungary to find out who is blackmailing them with a porno video taken of them with a prostitute.
Style: serious, suspenseful, erotic, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, lesbian cunnilingus, prostitute, bondage, blackmail, crime, crimes, danger, dishonesty, law enforcement, couples, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hungary, europe, budapest
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.6
 51K
The Body (2012)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A woman’s body disappears mysteriously from the morgue without a trace. Police inspector Jaime Peña investigates the strange occurrence with the help of Álex Ulloa, the widower of the missing woman.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, missing person, investigation, crimes, uncover truth, morgue, infidelity, haunted by the past, adultery, mystery, love, loss of wife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.7
 635
Defenseless (1991)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A Los Angeles lawyer defends her former college roommate, whose husband -- her lover -- has been slain.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, mind bending, serious, surprise ending
Plot: secret, jealousy, murder, crimes, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, crime, dedicated lawyer, dishonesty, law enforcement, strong sexual content ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Crimes of the Black Cat (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A blind pianist tries to figure out who is responsible for a string of murders using a black cat with its caws dipped in curare.
Style: sexual, realistic, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, danger, mannequin, psychopathic killer, cat, razor, riddles and clues, who done it, couples, gory ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy, denmark, hamburg germany, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Murder-Rock: Dancing Death (1984)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A series of murders rock a dance academy in New York in which the mysterous directress, Candice, sets out to find the kiler, with a little assistance from a shady male model, named George, who has a hidden agenda for her as does she for him.
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychological, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, rivalry, slasher, dance studio, mystery, investigation, vengeance, crime, track down, crimes, dancer's life, gory ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Strip Nude for Your Killer (1975)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a fashion model dies during an abortion, a series of murders begins, starting with her doctor. The next victims are connected to the modeling agency where she worked, Albatross, run by a hard edged and jealous bi-sexual, Gisella, married to a ...
Style: realistic, sexual, rough, serious, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, voyeurism, knife murder, woman in danger, witnessing a crime, who done it, sexual relations, violence spree, riddles and clues, psychopath, strong violent content, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Monkey's Mask (2000)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia, Canada, France, Italy, Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Monkey's Mask is a 2000 thriller film directed by Samantha Lang. It stars Susie Porter and Kelly McGillis. Porter plays a lesbian private detective who falls in love with a suspect (McGillis) in the disappearance of a young woman. The film ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, realistic, erotic, serious ...
Plot: love affair, murder, investigation, femme fatale, uncover truth, dangerous attraction, manipulations, mystery, sexual relations, dishonesty, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.3
 1K
Slam Dance (1987)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An artist, framed for the murder of a woman, is drawn into a web of corruption, blackmail and deceit.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: murder, false accusation, uncover truth, manipulations, injustice, betrayal, mystery, crime, frame up, dishonesty, law enforcement, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 5.3
 21K
In the Cut (2003)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Following the gruesome murder of a young woman in her neighborhood, a self-determined woman living in New York City--as if to test the limits of her own safety--propels herself into an impossibly risky sexual liaison. Soon she grows increasingly ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, rough, erotic, tense ...
Plot: strong sexual content, eroticism, police investigation, police detective, crime, crimes, law enforcement, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, serial killer, danger, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.0
 164K
Basic Instinct (1992)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA, UK
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, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, murder, sexual relations, seduction, sex, obsession, hot and sexy, sex addict, police investigation, sexual tension, sexualized violence, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Bloodstained Shadow (1978)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A murder mystery set on an island near Venice. A schoolgirl was murdered seven years ago, and the case was never solved; now, the murderer seems to be back.
Style: mind bending, serious, rough, erotic, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, danger, murder, whodunit, who done it, siblings relations, psychopath, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, crime, deadly, mystery ...
Time: 70s, 60s, victorian era
Place: europe, italy, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Ordeal by Innocence (1984)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dr. Arthur Calgary visits the Argyle family to return an address book lost some time ago by Jack Argyle, only to find out that Jack has been executed for the murder of his mother. Calgary can prove that Jack was innocent. In spite of opposition from ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, amateur detective, uncover truth, law enforcement, death row, frame up, false accusation, injustice, legal, mystery, dishonesty, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: england, antarctica, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Mortal Thoughts (1991)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A loathsome man ends up dead, but it's not clear who's to blame. If ever a person got what he deserved, it's James Urbanksi, an abusive drunk who steals from his wife, Joyce, and promises her close friend Cynthia Kellogg that ...
Style: psychological, clever, suspenseful, tense, stylized ...
Plot: investigation, murder, crime gone awry, betrayal, mystery, crime, police investigation, unlikely criminals, crumbling marriage, crimes, law enforcement, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Who Saw Her Die? (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Monaco, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young girl is brutally murdered somewhere in France. Sometime later, the same thing happens to the daughter of a well-known sculptor. This time the parents (the sculptor and his wife) start investigating, and soon find they are in way over their ...
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, scary, stylized ...
Plot: amateur detective, obsession, murder, psychopath, mind game, investigation, mysterious character, mystery, deadly, serial killer, danger, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, italy, europe, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 ...
Plot: murder, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, courtroom drama, twins, false accusation, dishonesty, who done it, legal investigation, investigation, frame up, police detective ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%