Movies like The Laughing Woman

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The Laughing Woman (1969)
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The Laughing Woman (1969)
Original name: Femina Ridens
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Beautiful PR woman Maria finds herself trapped in the home of the sinister and troubled Dr Sayer, where she is subjected to a series of increasingly bizarre, terrifying and degradating sex games. Sayer admits that he has murdered several women after the same ordeal, always killing them at the point of orgasm. But all is not what it seems, and this is revealed to be the fantasy of a troubled man. Sayer finds salvation in Maria and falls for her, only for her to turn the tables on him and ultimately reveal that she too is not what she seems.
Style: erotic, sexual, tense, rough, sexy, serious, captivating, realistic, surreal, suspenseful ...
Plot: crimes, prostitute, sexual relations, terrorism, journalism, danger, voyeurism, couples, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, deadly, sexual content, nosy, power relations, sex, cat, female nudity, masturbation, bondage, male nudity, doctor, workout, dwarf, swimming pool, s&m ...
Time: 60s, 20th century

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Most similar movies to The Laughing Woman

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and sexy films with plots about danger, couples, female nudity, dishonesty, crimes, deadly and dangerous attraction mostly in Thriller, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Laughing Woman: Watchful Eye (2002), Fatal Instinct (1992), Interlocked: Thrilled to Death (1998), Crimes of Passion (2011), Friend of the Family II (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Watchful Eye (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Malibu detective Shannon (Renee Rea) goes undercover in a group house to discover who murdered one of the women living there. Shannon gets caught up in the sex and parties, not knowing that her every action is being secretly broadcast on satellite ...
Style: erotic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: voyeurism, murder, femme fatale, bondage, police, lesbian sex, investigation, law enforcement, deadly, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
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95%
 4.2
 351
Fatal Instinct (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A homicide detective (Michael Madsen) falls for a resort owner (Laura Johnson) suspected of slaying a playboy developer.
Style: sexual, erotic, rough, sexy, serious ...
Plot: strong sexual content, neo noir, law enforcement, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, police detective, dishonesty, power relations, deadly, mystery, crime, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Interlocked: Thrilled to Death (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man's life gets wrecked by a woman with whom he had a casual "affair" over the Internet.
Style: sexual, suspenseful, tense, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: mentally unstable, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, infidelity, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, vengeance, obsession, dishonesty, danger, psychopath, strong sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Crimes of Passion (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Arturo Bolaño is a mediocre insurance salesman who loves women, booze and any short cut he can find to Easy Street. He thinks he's found it with the beautiful Rebeca Solis, the wife of the owner of the hotel where he stays on business. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, sexy, tense, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, murder, dangerous attraction, danger, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, couples, deadly, blackmail, erotic thriller, sex scene ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Friend of the Family II (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Alex decides to have an affair with a woman named Linda while he is on business in New Orleans. When he returns home to his wife and child, he is surprised to find that his wife has hired the off-kilter homewrecker as a nanny to their baby. Alex ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: nanny, infidelity, danger, deadly, family problems, manipulations, dishonesty, betrayal, femme fatale, couples, psychopath, strong sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Dangerous Touch (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An erotic thriller about a promiscuous radio sex therapist who is dragged into blackmail by a young hustler.
Style: suspenseful, sexual, realistic, serious, sexy
Plot: sex therapy, hustler, erotic thriller, couples, deadly, dishonesty, betrayal, crimes, criminal heroes, manipulations, love and romance, power relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.4
 40
Malibu Eyes (2004)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A stylish, cat-and-mouse suspense story about a young woman's sexual awakening and self-discovery. Alone on vacation in Crescent Bay, unexpectedly abandoned by both her boyfriend and her parents, HANNAH (Courtney Cole) gets caught up in a web ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, erotic, sexual
Plot: mysterious character, love and romance, dishonesty, couples, dangerous attraction, infidelity, sexual relations, beach, sex, voyeur, sexual content, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.0
 531
Bare Witness (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Professional killer Gav Reed commits a grave mistake allowing himself to be videotaped (as she always does, for a documentary she hopes to sell to Hollywood about the real nocturnal 'eldest business' there) by Julie Spencer, one of Max ...
Style: tense, sexy, suspenseful, erotic, suspense ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, prostitute, investigation, uncover truth, dangerous attraction, deadly, life is a bitch, dishonesty, manipulations, witnessing a crime, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 6.0
 95
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: sexy, tense, sexual, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: murder, prostitute, crimes, dedicated lawyer, crime, deadly, protagonist as suspect, power relations, riddles and clues, love and romance, legal, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Friend of the Family 3 (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jeff meets up with a woman named Angela with whom he raised hell in high school when he attends his class reunion. She has become obsessed with 'the rush' of being spontaneous and wants someone to play with while she tries new erotic ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, sexual, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: strong sexual content, danger, adventurer, sexual relations, reunion, obsession, sexual abuse, high school, dangerous attraction, couples, female masturbation, bra ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.3
 265
Dirty Work (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bad City is the tangled story of three men's lives: Manning, a dirty, disillusioned cop; Julian, king of drugs, thugs and prostitution; and Frank, a ruthless politician who destroys everything in the way of his ambition.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: murder, police investigation, prostitute, police detective, criminal heroes, law enforcement, gambling, serial killer, deadly, crimes, reluctant partners, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.3
 407
Net Games (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The successful publicist Adam Vance of the SFC is in the middle of a campaign to get an important Japanese client and is needy of sex because his traumatized wife Jennifer Vance was raped one year ago and is totally frigid, refusing to have sex. His ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: computers and web, femme fatale, extramarital affair, murder, dishonesty, technophobia, danger, deadly, protagonist as suspect, sexual content, voyeurism, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.8
 209
One in the Gun (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A sexy brain teaser of a thriller with nods to classic film noir of the past mixed with a post-modern flair of David Lynch-style surrealism and surprises. When Mickey Lewis, a homeless struggling artist crosses paths with Katrina, the beautiful rich ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, psychological, captivating, tense ...
Plot: femme fatale, neo noir, love triangle, couples, power relations, strong sexual content, danger, dishonesty, infidelity, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), greed ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Blindfold: Acts of Obsession (1994)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A therapist turns an unhappy wife on to a deadly fantasy game with her husband.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, erotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bondage, danger, serial killer, deadly, crimes, sexual relations, obsession, woman in danger, couple relations, strong sexual content, policewoman, female nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.1
 510
Playing House (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In this taut thriller, newlyweds Jen and Mitch find that three's company and four's a crowd when they ask their friend Danny to move in with them to share expenses. But a sweet situation turns sour when Danny invites a new person into the ...
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: infidelity, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, obsession, manipulations, manipulation, power relations, dishonesty, friends, crimes, uninvited guest, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Art of Murder (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An abused wife (Joanna Pacula) turns to another man and becomes the victim of a blackmailer.
Style: sexual, twists and turns, suspenseful, sexy, serious ...
Plot: murder, protagonist as suspect, deadly, couples, graphic violence, betrayal, dishonesty, woman in danger, love triangle, infidelity, love affair, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Two Shades of Blue (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Susan Price has written a #1 bestseller, a steamy novel about a woman's search for the ultimate sexual experience entitled, "The Dark Side of Judith." When Susan is framed for the murder of her fiance, billionare publisher Jack ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, enigmatic, sexy ...
Plot: murder, undercover, danger, frame up, woman in danger, life turned upside down, dishonesty, deadly, protagonist as suspect, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), phone sex ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.8
 680
Payback (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Oscar Bonsetter tells a dying prisoner that he will take revenge on the sadistic guard who killed him. In exchange, Oscar is told of a stash of money. Oscar is eventually released from prison but when he goes to get revenge, he gets sidetracked by ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, sexy ...
Plot: femme fatale, vengeance, neo noir, crimes, couple relations, dishonesty, heist, love triangle, dangerous attraction, prison, ex convict, armed robbery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 4.4
 72
Zoom Hunting (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Yang Ruyi (32), a fashion magazine photographer, lives with her elder sister Yang Ruxing (33), a rational, introverted detective fiction author. Ruyi has inadvertently photographed a couple making madly passionately love. Few days later in a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, twists and turns
Plot: murder, amateur detective, infidelity, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, voyeurism, couples, family relations, adultery, siblings relations, female director ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Forbidden Photos of a Lady Above Suspicion (1970)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A repressed young wife's traumatic sexual assault triggers a depraved obsession with her attacker.
Style: sexy, sexual, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: murder, photograph, blackmail, sexual abuse, infidelity, dangerous attraction, love and romance, gory, manipulations, danger, mysterious character, mystery ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, italy, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Sexual Predator (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A female parole officer unwittingly gets involved with a handsome photographer who might be a serial killer.
Style: suspenseful, rough, erotic, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: femme fatale, policewoman, seduction, murder, violence, photographer, dangerous attraction, manipulation, vengeance, protagonist as suspect, manipulations, legal investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 1K
The Truth (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a couple is taken hostage in their home by an intruder, a simple home invasion robbery turns into something much more complicated...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: hostage, heist, couples, confined, betrayal, danger, crimes, dishonesty, vengeance, home invasion, domestic disturbance, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
 307
The Distance (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Daniel, a young boxer on the point of winning the title several times, is beaten yet again and commits a robbery that lands him in jail. Guillermo, a self-destructive policeman tormented by his latent homosexuality, blackmails Daniel into committing ...
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Plot: murder, prostitute, athlete's life, ambition, rivalry, redemption, destructive relationship, couples, deadly, contests and competitions, crimes, athlete and trainer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Oscura Seduccion (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Laura is a successful plastic surgeon who feels her life is somewhat empty. She meets a young nurse and falls in love and experiences sexuality to a extent not known to her. However, In this spiral of desire and seduction both play a dangerous game ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: love affair, dangerous attraction, couples, woman in danger, jealousy, sex scene, violence, love, murder, love and romance, danger, toxic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Cold Eyes of Fear (1971)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Against a backdrop of Swingin' 60s London a young playboy type "steals" a beautiful Italian girl from her elderly date and suggests she comes back to his place for some good times. "His place" being owned by his father, a ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious
Plot: home invasion, crimes, deadly, confined, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), police corruption, criminal heroes, hostages, dishonesty, stalking, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Intimate Stranger (1991)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A policeman (James Russo) guards a barroom singer (Deborah Harry) whose phone-sex sideline has put a killer (Tim Thomerson) on her trail.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: phone sex, prostitute, murder, psychopath, mind game, danger, stalking, chases and races, rivalry, police investigation, couples, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
 128
Dream Kiss (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The gorgeous Margot supports her aged father by seducing men on trains, slipping them a Mickey Finn (a beso de sueño) and robbing them. One night her victim is a currency smuggler taking 100 million pesetas out of Spain. He's being watched by ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: jewelry, seduction, train, thief, danger, crimes, chases and races, on the run, dishonesty, prostitute, criminal heroes, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Women of the Night (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three entwined stories of love, lust, danger and revenge.
Style: realistic, serious, erotic, captivating, sexual ...
Plot: femme fatale, vengeance, dangerous attraction, love affair, haunted by the past, danger, dishonesty, love and romance, betrayal, destructive relationship, stalking, bittersweet ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Ignorance of Blood (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Javier Falcón, Chief of the Sevilla Homicide Division, must solve two different cases in a short time. In the first case he is personally involved. An old friend of his infiltrated an Islamic terrorist cell and now the group is trying to recruit ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, kidnapping, terrorism, crimes, law enforcement, danger, rescue, ransom, crime
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.4
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Drones (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Drones begins in the Nevada desert, where new girl Sue Lawson joins airman Jack in a hot, windowless bunker from which they manoeuvre unmanned drones across the plains of Afghanistan. Their first day at work is awkward but polite, with Jack all too ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: terrorism, moral dilemma, danger, deadly, desert, u.s. military, strong female presence, computer game, us military, middle east conflict
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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