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Joe Cinque's Consolation (2016)
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Joe Cinque's Consolation (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In late 1997, Anu Singh, an attractive law student in Canberra, made plans to kill her boyfriend Joe Cinque after throwing a series of macabre farewell dinner parties. The dinner guests, most of them university students, had heard various rumours about her plan, but nobody warned Joe. Joe's death and the subsequent trial drew the attention of the whole country, as the broader community struggled to come terms with how a life could fall through so many hands.
Plot: true crime, mental illness, heroin, murder, delusion

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about true crime, murder, serial killer, deadly, crimes, crime and death mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Joe Cinque's Consolation: Sametoví vrazi (2005), Kill! Kill! Kill! Kill! (1971), Love and Crime (1969), Beautiful & Twisted (2015), Suburb Murder (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Kidnapped: The Hannah Anderson Story (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On the afternoon of August 3, 2013, 16-year-old Hannah Anderson was abducted after finishing cheerleading practice in a San Diego suburb. When the bodies of her mother and brother were found in the burned home of family friend James DiMaggio later ...
Plot: true crime, abduction, father daughter relationship, death, murder, kidnapping, fbi agent, survivor, tied feet, cheerleader
Place: san diego california, california, idaho
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95%
Sametoví vrazi (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A thriller loosely based on one of the most violent Czech criminal cases of the nineties, popularly known as the Orlík murders. The film delves into the motivation behind the killings, exposing their exceptional cruelty and an absolute absence of ...
Plot: true crime, no panties, sex, black panties, female nudity, black bra and panties, bridge, black bra
Time: 1990s
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Kill! Kill! Kill! Kill! (1971)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Interpol investigates the freelance killings of drug and porn peddlers.
Plot: murder, heroin, surrealism, exploitation, revenge, female nudity, drugs
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Love and Crime (1969)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Discover 4 famous japanese murderers: Takahashi Oden, the last woman beheaded in Japan, Sada Abe, a crazy lover, Kunihiko Kodaira, a rapist-killer and finally, the Toyokaku case, a woman who did everything to own a hotel!
Plot: year 1936, female killer, true crime, japanese woman, severed penis, murder
Time: year 1969
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, crime, crimes, danger, deadly, couples, femme fatale, true crime, tongue in cheek, woman in underwear, husband wife relationship, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Suburb Murder (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Story: In April 1985, two expatriate students Kenneth McBride, age 17, and 18 year-old Nicola Myers were beaten, raped, and murdered by a teenage gang. Based on the true story of Hong Kong's Braemar Hill murders.
Plot: murder, insanity, street gang, rape and murder, divorced parents, true crime, group sex, physical abuse, gang rape, murder of friend, object in vagina, abusive parent ...
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Jodi Arias: Dirty Little Secret (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: True story based on Jodi Arias, a seductive 28-year-old aspiring photographer found guilty of killing her former lover, Travis Alexander, who was found nude in his home shower with a slit throat, 27 additional stab wounds and a bullet to the head. ...
Plot: true crime, murder, obsession, male bonding, party, sex, erotica, undressing, shower, church, mormon, scolding ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Manhunt: Search for the Night Stalker (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Richard "The Night Stalker" Ramirez who terrorized California in 1985 and the two Los Angeles police detectives who try to track him down.
Plot: serial killer, police, true crime, police partner, police sergeant, police investigation, pentagram, lynch mob, thief, murder investigation, breaking and entering, murder ...
Time: year 1985
Place: los angeles
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Joel (2018)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The shocking story of Joel Rifkin, a troubled young man whose hidden fantasies of power and control combined with his obsessive dedication to prostitutes led him to embark on one of the New York area’s most notorious murder sprees, claiming ...
Plot: serial killer, prostitute, murder, true crime, prostitution
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The Ploy (2016)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the summer of '75 Pier Paolo Pasolini's film, "Salò", is stolen from the lab where he is editing it. This is just the first step of an intricate plan that will bring the great poet to his violent death.
Plot: corruption, true crime
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Her Final Fury: Betty Broderick, the Last Chapter (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The sequel to "A Woman Scorned: The Betty Broderick Story" in which Betty Broderick is on trial for the murder of her ex-husband and his new wife.
Plot: true crime, divorce, revenge, murder, lawyer, courtroom
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A Promise to Carolyn (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When two sisters can no longer go on living with the painful memory of their baby sister being murdered 37 years ago by their stepmother, together they try to uncover the truth.
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Night Rain (2020)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: An actress is unwittingly hired by her stalker to make an independent movie about a famous unsolved Hollywood murder, but she and her group of young indie filmmakers soon find themselves the subject of their own terror.
Plot: filmmaking, stalker, true crime, murder, hollywood
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If Looks Could Kill (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The true story of John Hawkins as featured on America's Most Wanted.
Plot: murder, insurance fraud, true crime, homosexuality, bisexual, homosexual, scam, insurance
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Rillington Place (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
Story: In 1950, Timothy Evans was hanged for the murder of his baby daughter Geraldine. The police also believed that he had killed his wife Beryl. But to his final moments Evans protested his innocence. Three years later, a gruesome discovery at 10 ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: serial killer, murder, true crime, accused of murder
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Before He Wakes (1998)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A fugitive killer posing as a policeman arrests two campers in the Arizona mountains.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The real story behind the hunt for Theodore J. Kaczynski, later known as the Unabomber, a terrorist who sent several bombs through the mail, alarming authorities and society. The movie follows a postal inspector who tracks down the suspect; a ...
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Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
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Style: realistic, suspenseful, bleak, serious, rough
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Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 185 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bundy and the Green River Killer (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
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Plot: fbi, serial killer, gore, killer, true crime, fbi agent, crime
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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 ...
Style: cynical, realistic, clever, serious
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Time: 90s
Place: new hampshire, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Killer Among Friends (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film tells why a girl was killed by two of her best friends.
Plot: murder, grief, drowning, true crime, lie, mother daughter relationship, photograph, teenage girl, murder of daughter, baby, false confession, girl fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Pendulum (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On the evening of his decoration for bringing a murderer to justice, Washington DC Police Captain Frank Matthews' wife, and her lover are murdered in bed. Jailed as the prime suspect, with the aforementioned murderer released on a technicality ...
Plot: death, murder, falsely accused, police captain, on the run, false accusation, murder of wife
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Nutcracker: Money, Madness & Murder (1987)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A sociopathic socialite plots her father's murder.
Plot: true crime, socialite, sociopath, bad mother
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Hole (2010)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ed Kunkle is a convicted felon tormented by his own demons. Eve Adams is a single woman trying to cope with a tragic loss. Bodie Jameson is the detective looking for answers. All 3 lives intertwine with horrific consequences when their fears come ...
Style: spiritual
Plot: psycho, serial killer, true crime
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Disturbance (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A psycho is on the prowl, and his victims are all beautiful women. The police must catch him before he kills again.
Plot: nightmare, psychopath, strangulation, masturbation, shot by the police, erotic fantasy, suicide attempt, sexual fantasy, shot in the head, delusion, mental illness, dead cat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Sketches of a Strangler (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An art student living with his sister is actually a maniac strangling dancers and prostitutes. One victim's sister starts looking for him...
Style: realistic, psychological, mind bending, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, art student, prostitute, obsession, investigation, slasher, psychopath, deadly, crimes, crime, mental illness ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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