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Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Wojas Smart Story (1991)
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Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Wojas Smart Story (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Pamela Smart knows exactly what she wants and is willing to do anything to get it. She is fed up with teaching, and her marriage offers little excitement. Looking for a way out she applies for a job at a local TV station. When her dreams of fame are dashed by rejection, she seduces 15-year-old Billy, one of her students. Pam challenges Billy to prove his love for her by getting rid of her husband. The stakes heat up with a huge insurance policy on her husband's life.
Style: clever, serious, realistic, cynical
Plot: murder, school, manipulation, student, teacher, fatal attraction, teenage life, crimes, youth, teachers and students, betrayal, crime, legal investigation, manipulations, legal, femme fatale, couples, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, deadly, dedicated educator, dedicated lawyer, crime gone awry, power relations, teacher student sex ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new hampshire

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, murder, dishonesty, deadly, couples, crime and manipulation mostly in Crime, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Wojas Smart Story: Dead On (1994), Pretty When You Cry (2001), Beautiful & Twisted (2015), Tick Tock (2000), Let the Devil Wear Black (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dead On (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In an erotic update of "Strangers on a Train", airline pilot Ted Beaumont and his lover, Erin Davenport, scheme to rid themselves of their respective spouses. Ted's wife disappears mysteriously and thinking that all is proceeding ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, erotic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, crime, love and romance, manipulations, manipulation, femme fatale, danger, love triangle, strong violent content, power relations, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
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Pretty When You Cry (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wife is caught in a web of sex and violence.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, erotic, sexual ...
Plot: murder, investigation, woman in danger, femme fatale, obsession, serial killer, legal, crimes, mystery, dangerous attraction, betrayal, couples ...
Time: contemporary
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Beautiful & Twisted (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Following the murder of hotel heir Ben Novack Jr., police focus their investigation on his wife, Narcy.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, crimes, couples, danger, deadly, psychopath, husband wife relationship, crime, investigation, rivalry, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, miami
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89%
Seduced by Madness: The Diane Borchardt Story (1996)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 200 min.
Story: True crime story of a Wisconsin teacher's aide who hired teenaged students to murder her estranged husband.
Style: sexy, sexual, gloomy, serious, psychological ...
Plot: murder, rivalry, investigation, mentally unstable, manipulation, youth, deadly, couples, dishonesty, crimes, protagonist as suspect, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Tick Tock (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stunning trophy wife Rachel Avery is stuck in a cold, loveless marriage with her millionaire husband, Holden. So when Holden goes away on a trip, Rachel hooks up with her close friend Carla, and the two hatch a plan to murder Holden and collect on ...
Style: rough, erotic, sexy, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, private detective, betrayal, power relations, couples, infidelity, deadly, sex, blackmail, crimes, legal investigation ...
Time: 90s
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78%
Let the Devil Wear Black (1999)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man comes face-to-face with personal treachery after suspecting that his father may have been murdered.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, serious
Plot: murder, betrayal, investigation, crimes, dishonesty, parents and children, dealing with death, family relations, couples, deadly, college, neo noir ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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70%
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Trapped (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The suicide was easy, getting away with everything else could be murder.
Style: serious, rough, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: femme fatale, legal investigation, protagonist as suspect, mind game, manhunt, police corruption, murder, betrayal, dishonesty, law enforcement, couples, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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68%
Double Jeopardy (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jack Hart lives with his lawyer wife and yound daughter and enjoys a wonderful life. Jack's old girlfriend, Lisa, comes into town and they have an affair. Lisa kills her current boyfriend in self-defense and Jack witnesses the whole thing. Lisa ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: femme fatale, investigation, murder, betrayal, manipulation, love and romance, legal investigation, manipulations, dishonesty, power relations, legal, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
Place: utah
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68%
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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: gloomy, serious, realistic, suspenseful, cynical
Plot: infidelity, neo noir, false accusation, murder, conspiracy, love and romance, crimes, protagonist as suspect, dishonesty, couples, deadly, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, hitman, femme fatale, crime gone awry, manipulation, dangerous attraction, manipulations, hidden identity, danger, reunion, crimes, mystery ...
Time: contemporary
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Jade (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Someone does a nasty hatchet job on a San Fransisco big noise and the Assistant D.A. takes charge of the investigation. Through a web of blackmail and prostitution involving the Governor, an old lover of the law man emerges as a prime suspect and he ...
Style: erotic, suspenseful, rough, suspense, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, investigation, femme fatale, strong sexual content, crimes of passion, sex, manipulation, dangerous attraction, mysterious character, danger, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.0
 490
Bound by Lies (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Detecive Max Garrett is assigned to protect the sultry photographer Laura Cross from a ruthless killer, he has no idea what he's in for. The more involved Garrett gets in the case, the more attracted he is to Cross, but as they get closer, ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: bodyguard, photographer, reluctant partners, uncover truth, dangerous attraction, police investigation, mystery, life is a bitch, manipulations, serial killer, betrayal, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
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Detention: The Siege at Johnson High (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A former high school student, Jason Copeland, returns to his school to take his revenge on the teachers for failing him out of school.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: vengeance, high school, school, hostage, urban ghetto life, power relations, society, high school life, rebellion, juvenile delinquency, psychopath, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
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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: realistic, mind bending, serious, suspenseful
Plot: love triangle, murder, dedicated lawyer, crime, mystery, love and romance, life is a bitch, heroes, investigation, betrayal, prostitute, who done it ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Murder Ordained (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 185 min.
Story: This is the story of a minister who's feeling unhappy in his marriage who then has an affair with a church employee, who is also married, and who also has affairs, and whose husband is unwilling to divorce her. One day the minister's wife ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: small town, murder, church, manipulations, life is a bitch, crimes, uncover truth, couple relations, dangerous attraction, crime, love and romance, legal investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: kansas, usa
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52%
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Death Clique (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, a friendship rivalry between three high school girls escalates into a shocking act of violence, and soon one of them is dead. Now the dead girl's mom is determined to find her missing child... and get justice for her ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, manipulation, rivalry, friendship, high school, jealousy, social relations, dishonesty, manipulations, uninhibited rivalry, police investigation, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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The Amy Fisher Story (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The true story of the Long Island teen who shoots and wounds the wife of a man she called her lover.
Style: realistic, serious, psychotronic
Plot: lolita, betrayal, obsession, femme fatale, love and romance, love affair, destructive relationship, dangerous attraction, infidelity, crimes, sexual relations, power relations ...
Time: 90s, year 1990, year 1991, year 1992, 1990s
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Motives (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Motive is an edgy thriller that centers around Emery Simms, a highly educated and successful business tycoon who happens to be married to the quintessential wife Constance. Things go dangerously awry when the thrill seeking Emery engages in an ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, sexual ...
Plot: manipulation, dangerous attraction, manipulations, infidelity, couples, sexual relations, danger, fatal attraction, murder, crime gone awry, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Question of Luck (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the Spanish neo-noir film Question of Luck Julio (Eduardo Noriega) is at a turning point in his life. His fish farm business has collapsed, and his attractive fiancee, Concha (Leire Berrocal) is pushing Julio to get married. But Julio seems ...
Style: sexy, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: crime gone awry, murder, betrayal, dangerous attraction, manipulations, crimes, femme fatale, manipulation, danger, village, power relations, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain
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49%
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Body Language (1995)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A lawyer, defending a Mafia boss, falls for a beautiful woman with a sad story to tell. She says she's being abused by her brutal husband and she needs his help.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, psychological, serious ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, crimes, legal investigation, dedicated lawyer, legal action, manipulations, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, couples, legal ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas
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47%
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To Die For (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Suzanne Stone (Maretto) wants to be a world-famous news anchor and she is willing to do anything to get what she wants. What she lacks in intelligence, she makes up for in cold determination and diabolical wiles. As she pursues her goal with ...
Style: cynical, disturbing, captivating, dark humor, talky ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: obsession, manipulation, femme fatale, ambition, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, manipulations, danger, power relations, couples, crime, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new hampshire, usa, california, minnesota
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47%
Night of the Wilding (1990)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Joseph Gainer is a high priced attorney, notorious for getting guilty criminals off the hook. But Gainer is forced to take another look at the price you pay for defending the guilty when he takes on a case of three young men accused of a heinous ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: gang, crimes, legal action, dedicated lawyer, life is a bitch, courtroom drama, urban, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, courtroom, legal ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
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Three Way (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lew is a small time loser with a troubled past and a very big secret. Overhearing a couple plan a kidnapping, Lew is tempted to come up with a scheme of his own. He decides to get to the victim first and then blackmail the real criminals. His plan ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, adultery, kidnapping, crime gone awry, blackmail, betrayal, who done it, love, nude girl, dishonesty, crime, manipulation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
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45%
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Risk (2000)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three people discover jealousy and larceny are a dangerous combination in this tense drama. John (Bryan Brown) is a veteran insurance investigator who succumbs to temptation and veers towards the wrong side of the law. With the help of novice con ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, suspense
Plot: greed, gambling, seduction, scam, money, insurance, power relations, love triangle, femme fatale, dishonesty, addiction, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia
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44%
The Cheating Pact (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three high school students that are under pressure from their parents to get into good colleges convince a shy but very smart girl to take the College Entrance Test for them.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: false accusation, murder, frame up, crimes, witnessing a crime, legal investigation, dishonesty, high school, college, teenage love, danger, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.0
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Dirty Hands (1975)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Saint Tropez. Julie Wormser and her lover, writer and neighbour Jeff Marle, plan the murder of her wealthy husband Louis, an impotent who drinks a lot. She hits him, and leaves the rest of the task to Jeff. Julie finds herself alone the following ...
Style: realistic, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, mind game, uncover truth, mystery, betrayal, dangerous attraction, manipulations, love and romance, crimes, legal investigation, manipulation ...
Time: 70s
Place: riviera, saint tropez
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Suspect (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When a Supreme Court judge commits suicide and his secretary is found murdered, all fingers point to Carl Anderson (Liam Neeson), a homeless veteran who's deaf and mute. But when public defender Kathleen Riley (Cher) is assigned to his case, ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, talky, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: legal investigation, courtroom drama, murder, false accusation, mystery, lawyer, dedicated lawyer, political conspiracy, murder mystery, mute or deaf, state affairs, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, washington d.c., vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Last Seduction II (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Femme fatal/con artist Bridget Gregory travels to Barcelona and targets another businessman to scam him of his money while a relentless private investigator tries to track her down.
Style: erotic, realistic, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: private detective, femme fatale, neo noir, law enforcement, dishonesty, crime gone awry, danger, manipulation, bank, betrayal, murder, missing person ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, new york, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Love, Lies and Murder (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: This movie, based on the true story, begins with the murder of a housewife. When troubled teenage daughter confesses the crime, it looks like a solved case. But, the investigators are suspicious because of the lack of motive and spend years trying ...
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: murder, older man younger woman relationship, manipulation, mind game, investigation, betrayal, family relations, infidelity, pregnancy, legal, vengeance, false accusation ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
What the Eye Doesn't See (2003)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Peru
Duration: 149 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, suspenseful, tense, mind bending
Plot: politics, murder, society, dishonesty, political corruption, political unrest, crimes, state affairs, deadly, government, manipulations, manipulation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: peru, latin america
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40%