Movies like Gross Misconduct

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Gross Misconduct (1993)
 5.2
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Gross Misconduct (1993)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Justin Thorne is a liberal arts professor. One of his college students is Jennifer Carter. She seduces Justin, then accuses him of rape. But it turns out that she has an unusual relationship with her father.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, disturbing, sexual
Plot: father daughter incest, false accusation, rape, professor, guilt, college, legal action, university, teachers and students, parents and children, life is a bitch, legal, manipulation, college life, dishonesty, destructive relationship, power relations, relationships, art, seduction, father, incest, teacher, police, student ...
Time: 50s
Place: australia, melbourne australia, melbourne

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Most similar movies to Gross Misconduct

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and disturbing films with plots about dishonesty, life is a bitch, crimes, murder, legal, nudity (full frontal - brief) and false accusation mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Gross Misconduct: Oleanna (1994), Student Seduction (2003), Indictment: The McMartin Trial (1995), Poison Ivy (1992), The War Zone (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.6
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Oleanna (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A two character movie, involving a college professor, John, who is confronted by a female student, Carol, who is failing his course. The two spend a long time talking to each other, during which time John says a few things that can be taken the ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, realistic, serious, talky ...
Plot: sexual harassment, teachers and students, dishonesty, campus, false accusation, manipulation, police investigation, existentialism, revenge, violent, power relations, lawsuit ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Student Seduction (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Christie Dawson always wanted to be the "cool" teacher. But her world is shaken up after a pupil's crush spirals out of control and he sexually assaults her. Suddenly, her colleagues, neighbors and even her hubby are wondering whether ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: sexual assault, false accusation, price of justice, teachers and students, legal action, legal, youth, life is a bitch, power relations, righting the wronged, courtroom drama, hardcase students ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Indictment: The McMartin Trial (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: The McMartin family's lives are turned upside down when they are accused of serious child molestation. The family run a school for infants. An unqualified child cruelty "expert" videotapes the children describing outrageous stories of ...
Style: realistic, serious, talky, disturbing, clever ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: courtroom drama, legal, school, false accusation, sexual abuse, courtroom, uncover truth, fighting the system, life is a bitch, society, rebellion, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california, tahiti
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Hunt for the Unicorn Killer (1999)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 240 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, psychopath, poet, hippie, liberal, manipulation, dishonesty, police investigation, crimes, fighting the system, investigation, society ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 5.4
 19K
Poison Ivy (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A seductive teen befriends an introverted high school student and schemes her way into the lives of her wealthy family.
Style: sexy, erotic, serious, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: femme fatale, older man younger woman relationship, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, infidelity, adultery, teenage life, betrayal, manipulation, destructive relationship, high school, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.3
 10K
The War Zone (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An alienated teenager, saddened that he has moved away from London, must find a way to deal with a dark family secret.
Style: disturbing, bleak, rough, serious, emotional ...
Plot: incest, sexual abuse, father daughter incest, incest rape, innocence lost, mature, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, family problems, rape of a minor, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.6
 6K
Nuts (1987)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A high-class call girl kills a customer in self-defense. To avoid scandal, her parents try to have her declared mentally incompetent. Not helping matters is that she is very distrustful of everybody, including her court-appointed attorney, and is ...
Style: psychological, tense, realistic, serious, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: murder, self defense, courtroom drama, court, prostitute, hearing, mental illness, crimes, call girl, injustice, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 400
Snap Decision (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One mother must fight back to prove her innocence or lose her children.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, suspense
Plot: false accusation, courtroom, courtroom drama, injustice, family relations, righting the wronged, custody, parents and children, single parent, dishonesty, legal, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Assault at West Point: The Court-Martial of Johnson Whittaker (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of Johnson Whittaker, one of the first African-American cadets admitted to West Point. Tied down and beaten by his fellow cadets
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: racism, courtroom, courtroom drama, injustice, power relations, false accusation, interracial relations, discrimination, military life, legal, soldier, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Just Ask My Children (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on the true story of a modern-day witch hunt, in which a couple is falsely accused and imprisoned for molesting their own children.
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, serious, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: custody, fighting the system, courtroom drama, false accusation, family problems, injustice, legal action, legal, life is a bitch, dishonesty, parents and children, plaintiff ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Interrogation of Michael Crowe (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The lives of Escondido, California residents Cheryl and Stephen Crowe change one morning when they find their twelve year old daughter Stephanie Crowe stabbed to death in her bedroom. As procedure dictates, the police take each member of the ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: false accusation, police investigation, murder, uncover truth, suspect, crimes, law enforcement, fighting the system, courtroom drama, teenage life, injustice, interrogation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 5K
In Her Skin (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Tale of a 15-year-old Australian girl who went missing.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, psychological
Plot: loss of daughter, murder, envy, family problems, family in crisis, missing child, death of daughter, crimes, parents and children, obsession, father daughter relationship, missing person ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1999
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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 ⇓
39%
 6.0
 346
Brilliant Lies (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Susy Conner accuses former employer, Gary Fitzgerald, of harassment and unfair dismissal for failing to comply with his sexual demands. Relating the incident to conciliation lawyer, Marion Lee, Susy comments that the trauma experienced should ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: family relations, feminism, sexual abuse, sexual harassment, courtroom, power relations, couples, rebellion, workplace, dishonesty, crimes, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
When Will I Be Loved (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Feeling undervalued by her boyfriend, a young woman begins to explore her sexuality with other people.
Style: sexy, melancholic, talky, stylized, sexual ...
Plot: femme fatale, mind game, dishonesty, cons and scams, power relations, couples, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), love and romance, male female relationship, seduction, manipulation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Killer Within (2004)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Addison Terrill, a former district attorney now in a lucrative private practice, has what seems to be the perfect life. But life as he knows it is turned upside down when he arrives home from work late one night to find his wife brutally murdered ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, rough, realistic ...
Plot: murder, legal, dishonesty, who done it, legal action, crimes, law enforcement, false accusation, murder investigation, husband wife relationship, rivalry, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Black and White (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Australia, 1958. When a nine year old white girl is found murdered, police are quick to arrest illiterate Aborigine, Max Stuart. Under interrogation Max admits to the killing and signs a statement that will send him to the gallows. With no Court of ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic
Plot: crimes, hotshot lawyer, racism, illiteracy, legal investigation, fighting the system, injustice, false accusation, price of justice, courtroom drama, social differences, society ...
Time: 50s
Place: australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.5
 191
In Dark Places (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A vengeful woman lures her half brother into a game that may leave her the sole heir to their abusive father's fortune.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, erotic, tense ...
Plot: love triangle, inheritance, jealousy, voyeurism, intrigue, femme fatale, best friends, rivalry, betrayal, dishonesty, friends, power relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Poison Ivy II (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young and naive college art student becomes obsessed with assuming the identity and personality of a departed coed who used to live in her room, and in so doing causes complications that result in two men, a student and her art professor, lusting ...
Style: sexual, sexy, erotic, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, femme fatale, lust, manipulation, diary, murder, sexual relations, art, power relations, couples, voyeurism, student life ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.2
 601
Murder in Mind (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The L.A. police find two bodies in a fancy house and suspect the wife of one victim. Dr. Ellis, a hypnotherapist, takes her back in time; with the police listening, a pattern of spousal abuse emerges. When each trance ends, however, the woman, ...
Style: realistic, serious, mind bending, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: pregnancy, dishonesty, fighting crime, legal, life is a bitch, mystery, crimes, law enforcement, femme fatale, couples, family problems, power relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.0
 1K
Blackrock (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In New South Wales, Jared surfs with his mates and has a first girl. He hosts a beach party for his older pal, Ricko, and witnesses four of his mates gang-rape a 15 year old. He does nothing, and the next day, she's found murdered. At school, ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: murder, anal rape, rape and murder, crimes, society, drug dealing, youth, investigation, juvenile delinquency, life is a bitch, gang, kids in trouble ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Unfaithful Wife: Shameful Torture (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Erotic drama set in an underground Tokyo club called The Bedroom, where the female clientele are drugged into a trance-like state and are subjected to different styles of bizarre, fetishistic sex by the male clientele.
Style: sexy, surreal, experimental, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: voyeurism, murder, manipulation, psychopath, couples, sexual relations, addiction, obsession, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, strong sexual content, sexual abuse ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: tokyo, japan, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.2
 2K
Rampage (1987)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Rampage delves into the subject of legal insanity, so often the default defense in modern-time gruesome crime trials. Alex McArthur plays an outwardly normal guy who goes on incredible killing and mutilating sprees until (and even after, when he ...
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: courtroom, death sentence, courtroom drama, legal action, crimes, dedicated lawyer, hotshot lawyer, law enforcement, rivalry, mind game, chase, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Keyed: A Deadly Game of Sex/Lies/Betrayal (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three lives are intricately linked during a New Years Eve “Key Party” for Swingers: A young newlywed is forced into an open relationship by her star-athlete husband and best friend an ill-fated club owner reunites with old friends to realize the ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, psychological, sexual
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual relations, parents and children, couples, betrayal, couple relations, dishonesty, sexual content, infidelity, father, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Guilt by Association (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Life is good for Susan, her two children and new boyfriend Russell. But life abruptly changes when she discovers her perfect boyfriend is a drug dealer. Realising the danger this could bring to her family she tells him to leave. Suddenly her house ...
Style: captivating, realistic, sincere, disturbing, thought provoking ...
Plot: false accusation, injustice, drug dealing, legal, prison, righting the wronged, fighting the system, wrong place wrong time, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect, crimes, life is a bitch ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Brimstone & Treacle (1982)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A strange young man has a sinister effect on the family of a middle-aged writer.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: couples, family life, dangerous attraction, mental illness, cons and scams, couple relations, mute or deaf, mysterious character, elderly lovers, dishonesty, rape, guilt ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 1930s
Place: canada, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Crime + Punishment in Suburbia (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is a contemporary fable loosely based on Fyodor Dostoyevsky's "Crime and Punishment". Roseanne is outwardly a perfect and popular teen. However, her image is hiding the abuse at her stepfather's hands, and she decides to ...
Style: disturbing, serious, psychological, clever, cynical ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: murder, high school, dysfunctional family, suburbs, americana, guilt, rape, court, crime and punishment, obsession, youth, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.7
 444
Fires Within (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Cuban emigre, living in Miami and involved in an affair with the American seaman who rescued her and her daughter years earlier, must face her husband after he is unexpectedly released from a Cuban prison.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: political prisoner, revolution, dishonesty, life is a bitch, love and romance, immigrants, society, state affairs, betrayal, politics, false accusation, family life ...
Place: miami, florida, usa, cuba, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 ⇓
29%
 6.6
 825
The Jammed (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young Australian woman reluctantly agrees to help a Chinese mother search for her missing daughter and becomes involved in human trafficking and the sex slave trade.
Style: serious, tense, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: sex trafficking, crimes, missing person, deportation, manipulation, prostitute, sexual abuse, gangsters, social decay, immigrants, kidnapping, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%