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Dead Gorgeous (2002)
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Dead Gorgeous (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Second World War has just ended and two old friends Rose and Antonia unexpectedly meet in London's Regent Street. Rose is a frustrated housewife married to civil servant with as many secrets as he has mistresses, while Antonia is sick of her rich husband and wants to marry her lover. They are both unhappy with their marriages and plot to kill their husbands.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous, neo noir
Plot: friendship, murder, unlikely criminals, crimes, mystery, couples, infidelity, dishonesty, couple relations, spouse killer, spouse in danger, dull life, female friendship, adultery, post war, marriage, friend, child, deadly, crime, friendship between women
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: england

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Most similar movies to Dead Gorgeous

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and tense films with plots about crimes, dishonesty, murder, deadly, couples, mystery and infidelity mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Dead Gorgeous: Linda (1993), State of Mind (2003), Malice Aforethought (2005), Posers (2002), Zoom Hunting (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Linda (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two couples, friends for a long time, decide to go away together. Things soon take a turn for the worse when Linda and Jeff spend far too much time together instead of with their respective spouses, Paul and Stella. - From IMDB
Style: neo noir, cynical, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: erotica, girl, conspiracy, false accusation, infidelity, murder, couples, couple relations, love and romance, crimes, protagonist as suspect, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa
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95%
 6.0
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State of Mind (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Reeling from the discovery of her husband's adultery, Grace moves back to her family home with her son. Amidst all this emotional turmoil, forensic psychologist Grace is asked by police to determine the guilt or innocence a man who killed his ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, investigation, false accusation, dishonesty, mystery, crimes, mind game, law enforcement, legal, criminal psychologist, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Malice Aforethought (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Dr. Edmund Bickleigh is married to a particularly overbearing woman who reminds him at every turn that he is living in her house. But the good doctor has outside interests to help him cope.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: mysterious character, investigation, mind game, mystery, unhappy marriage, serial killer, crumbling marriage, rivalry, intrigue, dishonesty, crimes, couple relations ...
Time: future, 1920s, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 4.0
 325
Posers (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Four Hardcore party posers are suddenly facing an unknown killer when one of them disappears.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: murder, investigation, mystery, friendship, betrayal, crimes, dishonesty, femme fatale, female killer, suspicion, power relations, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 4.5
 86
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: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, amateur detective, family relations, couples, infidelity, voyeurism, dishonesty, crimes, twists and turns, adultery, siblings relations, female photographer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Under Suspicion (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the late 1950s, British police officer Tony Aaron resigns from the force after sleeping with Hazel, wife of the man whose house he was supposed to guard. In his new job as a fake private investigator, he helps couples get divorces by ...
Style: neo noir, serious, psychological, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: private detective, adultery, crimes, divorce, murder, investigation, police investigation, law enforcement, uncover truth, betrayal, who done it, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, year 1959, 50s
Place: england, europe, brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.3
 737
Out of Season (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Romania, UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a young drifter is forced to stay the winter in a small seaside town, he inadvertently becomes the catalyst for deceit, double crossings and murder amongst the locals.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, manipulation, hitman, hidden identity, femme fatale, crime gone awry, dangerous attraction, couples, mystery, law enforcement, police investigation, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Three Days in Havana (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Cuba
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A businessman gets caught up in an assassination plot when he travels to Cuba.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, captivating, tense, semi serious ...
Plot: conspiracy, crimes, assassination, politics, dishonesty, murder, couples, society, road not taken, fortune teller, torture, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: havana cuba, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Dead in the Water (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Charlie Deegan has almost everything he has ever wanted. He has an important law practice, a beautiful secretary as his lover, and the chance to be appointed to the high court. The only thing wrong with this is that his shrewish wife Olivia, whose ...
Style: neo noir, mind bending, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: lawyer, murder, love triangle, false accusation, courtroom drama, who done it, couples, love and romance, legal, investigation, prostitute, heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.9
 584
Spanish Judges (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A con-artist hires two low-lifes to cover him during a deal, ending with three criminals, two dueling pistols, and one night they'll never forget
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, neo noir
Plot: psychopath, mind game, mystery, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, crime gone awry, dishonesty, rivalry, betrayal, heist, mentally challenged ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
All Around the Town (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman, seemingly good but still psychologically disturbed from being kidnapped as a little girl, becomes the obvious suspect in a murder.
Style: tense, suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: split personality, kidnapping, murder, mystery, mental illness, who done it, memory loss, vengeance, missing child, couple relations, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.8
 6K
Loft (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Five best friends, all married, decide to share a loft apartment. In this loft they meet their mistresses and conquests. Everything seems perfect, until one morning the body of an unknown young woman is found in the loft. The group of friends begin ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, sexy, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, betrayal, whodunit, secret place, friends, couples, crimes, dishonesty, mistrust, multiple suspects, couple relations, who done it ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: amsterdam, holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Carnival of Crime (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Comedy
Country: Brazil, Spain, Argentina, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Mike, an architect, is married to Lin, a beautiful and unfaithful woman. Returning from a trip, he finds she's disappeared. When he tries to locate her, he also learns about her many affairs, and he gets closer to Marina, his efficient ...
Style: mind bending, realistic, serious, suspenseful, cult film
Plot: cult, couples, beach, frame up, murder, infidelity, who done it, love affair, love and romance, law enforcement, stalking, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.1
 115
Bloodlines (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: After Elaine Hopkin is found dead, apparent an OD suicide, her firstborn Mark wouldn't even inform his dad James Hopkin, who was locked up for murder. Kid sister Justine, a cocky uniformed cop, goes visit him, only to learn he was just ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough
Plot: investigation, murder, mystery, righting the wronged, dishonesty, rivalry, crimes, intrigue, law enforcement, parents and children, police, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Train: Some Lines Should Never Be Crossed... (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Vishal Dixit leads an ordinary life with his wife and daughter but his once idyllic marriage is crumbling. When he meets a beautiful married woman en route to work on the train, it sparks a torrid adulterous affair. Vishal soon finds that an ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, couples, family problems, love and romance, couple relations, disorder, dishonesty, crimes, dangerous attraction, life turned upside down, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Brighton Rock (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Charts the headlong fall of Pinkie, a razor-wielding disadvantaged teenager with a religious death wish.
Style: tense, serious, psychological, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: gangsters, gang war, waitress, revenge, witnessing a crime, dishonesty, couples, criminal heroes, woman in danger, murder, husband wife relationship, catholic ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe, brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
He Died with His Eyes Open (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On Ne Meurt Que Deux Fois, a French murder mystery based upon a novel of the same name, is an unusual, involving film with excellent performances by its entire cast. Police Inspector Staniland (Michel Serrault) is investigating the death of a ...
Style: neo noir, serious, mind bending, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, police detective, seduction, crimes, investigation, mystery, who done it, dishonesty, law enforcement, couples, crime investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.5
 504
The Limit (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An elderly woman turns the tables on her kidnapper.
Style: psychological, serious, rough, realistic, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, police investigation, undercover, frame up, mystery, love affair, dishonesty, police corruption, murder, addiction, drug dealing, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 5.8
 428
Dad Savage (1998)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A wealthy, successful, East-Anglian tulip grower, Dad Savage is also something of a godfather in the local criminal fraternity but doesn't trust banks to take care of his money. On recommendation from his son, Sav, Dad hires two of Sav's ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, rough, suspenseful
Plot: gangsters, murder, father son relationship, dishonesty, crimes, rivalry, criminal heroes, godparent, chaos and mayhem, vengeance, heist, stash ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.5
 654
Innocent (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bill Pullman (Independence Day, Torchwood) stars as Rusty Sabich, a judge charged with the murder of his wife, a situation that comes 20 years after he was cleared in the death of his mistress. During this latest trial, a secret affair from ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: lawyer, legal, murder, mystery, crimes, courtroom drama, dishonesty, legal investigation, father son relationship, uncover truth, couple relations, affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Seven Murders Forgiven (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: 7 Khoon Maaf movie is a romantic misadventures story of an Anglo-Indian woman Susanna Anna-Marie Johannes, a beautiful lass who over the course of thirty-five odd years, gets married seven times due to the untimely and mysterious deaths of half a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending, neo noir ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, looking for love, dangerous attraction, mystery, dishonesty, crimes, couples, female killer, destructive relationship, remarry, serial killer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Two Mr. Kissels (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama based on a true story. Rich, high-flying brothers Robert and Andrew Kissel seemingly have everything: beautiful wives who love them, great jobs and huge houses. But beneath the surface lie resentments and secrets that will eventually be their ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: family relations, couples, dishonesty, crimes, mystery, infidelity, couple relations, murder, serial killer, lifetime, drugs, golddigger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
What the Eye Doesn't See (2003)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Peru
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Through out six different and yet parallel stories that take place during the corrupted goverment during the 90s in Peru, Lombardi tells the moral decomposition that ran through all classes and generations of the peruvian society.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, mind bending
Plot: politics, murder, political corruption, political unrest, crimes, dishonesty, state affairs, society, government, manipulation, corruption, multiple storylines ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: peru, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Thorne: Scaredycat (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: D.I. Tom Thorne's latest case puts him on the hunt for not one, but two serial killers, who seem to be working together, yet killing separately.
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, crimes, police detective, fighting crime, murderous pair, law enforcement, murder mystery, strangulation, psychopath, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.7
 642
N-Secure (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: N-Secure is a no holds-barred thrilling drama mixed with murder, mayhem and manipulation among affluent professionals. This film sheds light on a man's downfall from the pinnacles of success into the depths of his damaged character. His ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, erotic ...
Plot: betrayal, murder, crimes, breakup, infidelity, rivalry, couples, couple relations, obsession, jealousy, sex scene, making love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 2K
Final Cut (1998)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of friends gather for a wake, and are shown a video shot by Jude (Jude Law) and starring them before he dies. Things go rapidly downhill.
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, suspense, cynical ...
Plot: murder, crimes, friends, dishonesty, infidelity, violence, investigation, greed, mother daughter relationship, love and romance, woman urinating, surveillance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Hidden Child (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Erica's parents are killed in a traffic accident. She moves to Fjällbacka and discovers she has a brother.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: life is a bitch, investigation, uncover truth, mystery, haunted by the past, secret past, serial killer, intrigue, dishonesty, against humanity, crimes, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Woman, a Gun and a Noodle Shop (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Wang is a gloomy, cunning and avaricious noodle shop owner in a desert town in China. His neglected, sharp-tongued wife is involved in a secret affair with Li, one of Wang’s employees. A timid man, Li reluctantly keeps the gun his lover has bought ...
Style: tense, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: murder, dishonesty, crime gone awry, couple relations, crimes, crimes of passion, couples, disorder, love triangle, cons and scams, infidelity, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.6
 131
Deceit (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ellen's life is turned upside down after her wealthy hubby vanishes at sea. Everyone close to her is a liar - especially Ellen's missing spouse. Was this a case of an affair gone bad? A corporate cover-up? Or something far more sinister? ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, mind bending
Plot: infidelity, murder, couple relations, love affair, dishonesty, who done it, couples, crimes, life is a bitch, dangerous attraction, alcohol abuse, father figure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Sitting Target (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Imprisoned Harry Lomart is a vicious, brute of a man and yet he is prepared to do his long jail term as he is confident that on his release his beautiful wife Pat will be waiting for him, but a visit from Pat brings him his worst nightmare.
Style: neo noir, serious, realistic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: exploitation, prison, revenge killing, erotica, affair, escape, dishonesty, criminal heroes, crimes, rivalry, confined, spouse killer ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%