Movies like The Colours of Desire

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The Colours of Desire
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In a perfect, violent-free world, a young vagabond must decide between human decency or self-interest when it comes to the matter of assassinating three people and gifting their corpses to a powerful figure full of impossible wishes.
Plot: sunflower, corpse, neo noir, infidelity, death

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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 death, corpse, murder, infidelity, neo noir, crimes and dishonesty mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like The Colours of Desire: Union City (1980), Novocaine (2001), Wolves in the Snow (2002), Hellhounds (2013), The Box (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 323
Union City
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A 1950s accountant (Dennis Lipscomb) with a restless wife (Deborah Harry) grows paranoid after hiding a milk thief's corpse next door.
Plot: repression, murphy bed, alienation, veteran, jazz music, death, neighbor, obsession, blood, husband wife relationship, anger, paranoia ...
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 5.8
 10K
Novocaine
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A dentist finds himself a murder suspect after a sexy patient seduces him into prescribing her drugs
Style: clever, suspenseful, suspense, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: murder, crime, betrayal, drugs, unlikely criminals, neo noir, twists & turns, murder mystery, cons and scams, mystery, crimes, neo-noir ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, france
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System:   78%
    User:   84%
 
Wolves in the Snow
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Wolves in the Snow begins with the news that Antoine has been cuckolding Lucie for years. A violent marital argument ensues resulting in Antoine's death. After lying about Antoine's whereabouts, Lucie discovers his secret life of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: crime, criminal's revenge, gangsters, neo noir, rescue, murder, couple relations, crimes, snow, danger, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada
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System:   61%
    User:   54%
 
 7.0
 25
Hellhounds
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A first person account of Ross Graves, an alcoholic drifter who is constantly hunted by demonic bounty hunters and a spiritual being to whom he sold his soul.
Style: ambiguous ending, biting
Plot: man hits a woman, alcoholic, female nudity, cannibalism, nightmare, dismemberment, heavy metal, psycho, cruelty, misanthrope, anti hero, shot in the head ...
Place: dungeon, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   65%
 
 4.8
 418
The Box
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A disgraced former LAPD detective leads a home invasion in search of millions in stolen money. The plan goes awry and homicide detectives seeking answers interrogate the only survivors; a thief and a victim.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crime, hostages, master criminal, tough law enforcer, betrayal, crime gone awry, mind game, heist, police investigation, murder, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
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Traffic Department
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Seven policemen, seven deadly sins, a murder case, secrets and the filth of everyday police work: Traffic Department transports the viewer into the darkest Warsaw streets.
Plot: police, interrogation, bribery, mafia, adultery, politics, corruption, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, bare breasts, funeral, pubic hair ...
Place: poland
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System:   49%
    User:   54%
 
Bathory: Countess of Blood
Genre: Biography, Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Slovakia, Hungary, Czech Republic, UK, France
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Bathory is based on the legends surrounding the life and deeds of Countess Elizabeth Bathory known as the greatest murderess in the history of mankind. Contrary to popular belief, Elizabeth Bathory was a modern Renaissance woman who ultimately fell ...
Style: realistic, stylized, suspenseful, bleak, epic ...
Plot: countess, political intrigue, manipulations, palaces castles and temples, state affairs, healing power, dishonesty, legend, ambition, blood, surrealism, torture ...
Time: 16th century, 17th century
Place: hungary, europe
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System:   48%
    User:   50%
 
Siberian Lady Macbeth
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In what might be termed Russo-Shakespearean noir, a ruthless woman's adulterous affair with a drifter sets in motion a chain-reaction of murder and deception in a remote village in 19th Century Mtsensk.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, tense, stylized ...
Plot: femme fatale, infidelity, countryside, love triangle, murder, crime, deadly, dishonesty, couples, master and servant, betrayal, intrigue ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia, siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   40%
 
Nocturnal Animals
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Susan Morrow receives a book manuscript from her ex-husband – a man she left 20 years earlier – asking for her opinion of his writing. As she reads, she is drawn into the fictional life of Tony Hastings, a mathematics professor whose family ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: flashback, lung cancer, hostage, novelist, cancer, overbearing mother, art, parent child relationship, carjacking, revenge, abortion, loss of wife ...
Time: 2010s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   52%
 
 5.8
 178
The Haven
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Police detective Jacques Laniel's life becomes a nightmare the day drive-by shootists gun down his partner Thomas Colin. His colleagues make matters worse by blaming him for the death, and after his wife leaves him, Laniel decides to quit the ...
Plot: investigation, homosexual, gay, widow, strip club, partner, patricide, drive by shooting, private detective, flashback, murder, prostitute ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   41%
 
Lulu by Night
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Story: German, a young theater director, tries to organize a theater play about Lulu, a prostitute that was killed in London by Jack the ripper. While looking for the protagonist, Rufo appears, an introvert jazz musician. He could play Jack the ripper.
Plot: saxophonist, chance meeting, new wave, theatre production, stage play, psycho killer, pope, ex husband ex wife relationship, intrigue, taxi, thief, actress ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   47%
 
Such a Lovely Town...
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Stephane (Victor Lanoux) is the mayor of a small village. He is also the manager of the tannery which provides the inhabitants with work. In a fit of anger, he kills his wife (Edith Scob). A judge (Jean Carmet) tries to prove his culpability, but ...
Plot: egotism, provincial life, acquittal, husband murders wife, death, teacher, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, economics, infidelity, corpse, judge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   40%
 
Woodstock Villa
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Story: After a heated public argument between Mumbai-based Jatin Kampani and his wife, Zara, he returns home, and finds her missing. A day later, he is contacted by a male to come up with a ransom of 50 Lakh Rupees, and not to contact the police under any ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: crime gone awry, bollywood, crimes, dishonesty, disorder, betrayal, investigation, manipulations, uncover truth, kidnapping, murder, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   45%
 
 5.2
 1K
Blue Ice
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An ex-British spy (Michael Caine) helps a U.S. diplomat's wife (Sean Young) and blows the lid off a deadly government cover-up.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, crimes, dishonesty, vengeance, friendship, murder, british, spy, conspiracy, infidelity, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: big ben london, tower bridge london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   35%
 
How Harry Became a Tree
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, UK, Ireland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: his drama is set in rural Ireland. Believing that "a man is measured by his enemies", Harry Maloney ('Colm Meany' ) sets out to ruin George O'Flaherty - the most powerful man in town, who not only owns the local pub and most ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic
Plot: obsessive quest, village life, village, life is a bitch, family relations, social relations, stuttering, adultery, feud, infidelity, funeral, father son relationship ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: europe, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   38%
 
Number One Fan
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Muriel Bayen, a divorced beautician and mother of two, loves to tell stories. She is a huge fan of this singer Vincent Lacroix, in fact she is a dedicated fan. One day Vincent knock on her door and ask for her help.
Style: semi serious, humorous, twists and turns, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: mind game, celebrity culture, crimes, dishonesty, obsession, frame up, police investigation, power relations, lie, blood, cafe, corpse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   40%
 
Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An aging, reclusive Southern belle plagued by a horrifying family secret descends into madness after the arrival of a lost relative.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, macabre, suspense ...
Plot: murder, mystery, insanity, guilt, greed, vengeance, blood, murder mystery, twists & turns, haunted by the past, small town, estate ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1930s, 1920s, year 1964
Place: usa, southern usa, louisiana
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    User:   35%
 
Still the Water
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Japan, Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Taking place during the full-moon night of traditional dances in August and set on the Japanese island of Amami-Oshima, the drama centers on a 14-year-old boy who finds a dead body floating in the sea. The young man enlists the help of his ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, touching
Plot: amateur detective, island, mystery, investigation, teenage life, coming of age, crimes, teenage love, youth, nature, innocence lost, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   41%
 
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 6.5
 28K
Unknown
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five men wake up in a locked-down warehouse with no memory of who they are. They are forced to figure out who is good and who is bad to stay alive.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending, serious ...
Plot: murder, memory loss, kidnapping, amnesia, mystery, survival, betrayal, undercover cop, neo noir, ransom, plot twist, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   35%
 
Sensitive New-Age Killer
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Paul as a young boy witnessed the notorious hit man “The Snake” kill a few lowlifes and since that moment he has dedicated his life to cleaning up the streets of all evil doers. Helping Paul with contract killings is his best friend George who ...
Plot: handcuffed to a bed, set up, moral ambiguity, shooting, infidelity, dominatrix, handcuffs, shot to death, neo noir, foot chase, husband wife relationship, blood ...
Place: melbourne australia
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System:   38%
    User:   41%
 
 5.5
 616
Out Cold
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A comedy about an angry married couple, a private investigator, and a walk-in freezer.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: store, misfit partners, cons and scams, murder, crime, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, infidelity, frame up, disorder, private detective ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   41%
 
Fidelio: Alice's Odyssey
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Alice is a sailor. While her partner Félix waits for her on land, she sets off as second mechanic on the Fidelio, an old freighter. On board, she discovers not only that her predecessor has just died, but also that the skipper is none other than ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, captivating
Plot: ship, introspection, escapades, love triangle, self discovery, hopes, love and romance, beach, journey, sea, selfie, mobile phone ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: marseille, romania
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System:   36%
    User:   30%
 
Pit and the Pendulum
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Francis Barnard goes to Spain, when he hears his sister Elizabeth has died. Her husband Nicholas Medina, the son of the most brutal torturer of the Spanish Inquisition, tells him she has died of a blood disease, but Francis finds this hard to ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: insanity, investigation, vengeance, death, torture, murder, adultery, cult, adaptation, palaces castles and temples, haunted by the past, visceral ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century, middle ages, 14th century, 1500s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   29%
 
 6.4
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Rampo Noir
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Mars Canal - Within absolute silence, a naked man wanders through a dark and depressing landscape recalling the excruciating details of his last encounter with his former lover. Mirror Hell - When a series of women are discovered with their faces ...
Style: serious, sexual, surreal, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: mars, ghost, gory, mysterious character, dangerous attraction, danger, deadly, anthology, obsession, supernatural, dangerous animal, fascism ...
Time: 20th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   31%
 
 8.8
 21K
Visuals
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Georgekutty lives a happy life with his wife and daughters. Things take a turn when his daughter gets indecently filmed using a hidden camera, by the son of a police inspector.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: unlikely criminals, family in crisis, family in danger, police investigation, crimes, family problems, police, obsession, parents and children, life turned upside down, criminal heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   41%
 
Shock to the System
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A gay detective tries to solve the murder of a college student.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: mystery, amateur detective, gays and lesbians, crime, mysterious character, private detective, investigation, murder, coming out, gay couple, private investigator, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   41%
 
The Sleeping Car Murder
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Six people travel by train overnight from Marseilles to Paris. When the train arrives at its destination, one of the passengers, a girl, is found dead in a sleeping berth. The police led by Inspector Grazzi investigate the other five passengers, ...
Plot: murder, train, killer, investigation, train compartment, neo noir, shot to death, sexuality, police, phone booth, murder investigation, dead woman ...
Time: 1960s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   36%
 
Journey to the End of the Night
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Brazil
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a dark and decadent area of São Paulo, the exiled Americans Sinatra and his son Paul own a brothel. Paul is a compulsive gambler addicted in cocaine and his father is married with the former prostitute Angie, and they have a little son. When a ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, crime, crime gone awry, drug dealing, crimes, dishonesty, prostitute, life is a bitch, cocaine, parents and children, danger, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   38%
 
 6.2
 38K
Rising Sun
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: When a prostitute is found dead in a Los Angeles skyscraper occupied by a large Japanese corporation, detectives John Conner and Web Smith are called in to investigate. Although Conner has previous experience working in Japan, cultural differences ...
Style: suspense, gloomy, twists and turns, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, murder, police investigation, mystery, corruption, murder mystery, culture clash, surveillance, investigation, lawyer, revenge, race issues ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, japan, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   31%
 
 7.6
 2K
Blind Shaft
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: China, Germany, Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two Chinese miners, who make money by killing fellow miners and then extorting money from the mine owner to keep quiet about the "accident", happen upon their latest victim. But one of them begins to have second thoughts.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological
Plot: rich and poor, murder, crime, school, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, prostitute, miner, hidden identity, serial killer, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, asia, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   36%
 
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