Movies like The Double 1971

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The Double (1971)
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The Double (1971)
Original name: La controfigura
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man is shot in an underground car-park by a mysterious bearded man. As he dies he recollects the events that led him to this situation, including adulterous liaisons and jealous envy.
Style: neurotic
Plot: seduction, beach, jealousy, tragedy, architect, death of protagonist, infidelity, seductress, impotence, skinny dipping, main character shot, main character dies
Place: morocco, north africa, rome italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and mind bending films with plots about female nudity, murder, seduction, brunette, nipples, voyeur and death mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like The Double: One on Top of the Other (1969), A Lizard in a Woman's Skin (1971), Snapshot of a Crime (1975), Between the Lies (1997), The Crimes of the Black Cat (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
One on Top of the Other (1969)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An insurance scam lands a man on death row for murdering his wife. What everyone doesn't know is she really isn't dead.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, erotic ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, death row, crime, couple relations, spouse killer, righting the wronged, law enforcement, gory, deadly, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Lizard in a Woman's Skin (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young woman is accused of murdering her debauched neighbor after dreaming it. Was she set up, or did she really do it?
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: murder, orgy, lesbian lover, infidelity, nightmare, lsd, deadly, gory, chase, amateur detective, mind game, slasher ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Snapshot of a Crime (1975)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When Luca's girlfriend Mirna (Erna Schurer) inexplicably dumps him, he finds solace in the arms of two fashion models, Stefania and Claudia. When Stefania mysteriously disappears after photographing herself having rough sex with Luca, Mirna ...
Plot: disappearance, search, missing person, beach, camera
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Between the Lies (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A private detective has an affair with an obsessed client. She then starts putting ideas into his head that his wife is cheating on him with her dance partner hoping he will leave his wife for her. The private detective then thinks that his wife is ...
Style: romantic, sexy
Plot: infidelity, voyeur, sex, lesbian, erotica, shower, female nudity, female masturbation, lesbian sex, female full frontal nudity, lesbianism, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Crimes of the Black Cat (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A blind pianist tries to figure out who is responsible for a string of murders using a black cat with its caws dipped in curare.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, danger, murder, psychopathic killer, mannequin, razor, cat, law enforcement, woman in danger, intrigue, gory ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy, denmark, hamburg germany, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Unlikely Girl (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jamie, a young American exchange student in rural France, finds herself in the middle of a love triangle as she and the host family's wayward daughter fall for the same boy. As dangerous lies and dark family secrets surface, Jamie becomes the ...
Plot: swimming pool, jealousy, love triangle, infidelity, manipulation, exchange student, lesbian kiss, secret, sex scene, train, seduction, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Fifth Cord (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Luigi Bazzoni (Le Orme) directed this outstanding giallo thriller starring Franco Nero as a hard-drinking newspaperman who gets involved in a string of brutal murders.
Style: realistic, rough, scary, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, investigation, stalking, psycho, voyeur, reporter, sexual obsession, who done it, riddles and clues, crime, mystery, manipulations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Girl in the Yellow Pajamas (1977)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two seemingly separate stories in New South Wales: a burned, murdered body of a young woman is found on the beach, and a retired inspector makes inquiries; also, Linda, a waitress and ferry attendant, has several lovers and marries one, but ...
Style: sexual, mind bending, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: police investigation, murder, law enforcement, beach, infidelity, police detective, frame up, danger, woman in danger, who done it, crime, mystery ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Lost Highway (1997)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A tormented jazz musician finds himself lost in an enigmatic story involving murder, surveillance, gangsters, doppelgangers, and an impossible transformation inside a prison cell.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, serious, mind bending, gothic ...
Plot: insanity, jealousy, murder, transformation, mystery, sexuality, prison, character change, dual identity, mistaken identity, danger, hallucination ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Case of the Bloody Iris (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Beautiful young model Jennifer Lansbury and her goofy friend Marilyn Ricci move into a swanky high-rise apartment after the previous tenant gets brutally murdered. Pretty soon Jennifer is being stalked by the mysterious killer. Probable suspects ...
Style: erotic, twists and turns, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, voyeurism, stalking, slasher, psychopath, architect, lesbian, gory, who done it, crimes, mysterious character, mystery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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I Am What I Am (1967)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Bernard meets Jane in a Night Club, in London, and he likes her. Her father was killed in a car accident, but Jane thinks he has been killed because he was blackmailed for a picture of his second wife, Jane's mother in law. In the same Night ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized, serious, sexual ...
Plot: murder, voyeurism, blackmailer, couples, investigation, deadly, fall in love, dishonesty, on the run, danger, uncover truth, mate swapping ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Defenseless (1991)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A Los Angeles lawyer defends her former college roommate, whose husband -- her lover -- has been slain.
Style: mind bending, realistic, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Plot: secret, murder, jealousy, dedicated lawyer, who done it, crime, love and romance, power relations, deadly, fall in love, love affair, strong sexual content ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Forbidden Photos of a Lady Above Suspicion (1970)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A repressed young wife's traumatic sexual assault triggers a depraved obsession with her attacker.
Style: suspenseful, sexy, sexual, realistic, serious ...
Plot: sexual abuse, murder, lesbian, blackmail, photograph, infidelity, dangerous attraction, love and romance, femme fatale, deadly, gory, sexual relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, madrid, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Footprints on the Moon (1975)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Alice, a young translator, finds the real world slowly merging with her recurring nightmares as she tries to solve the puzzle of her recent memory loss. A postcard leads her to the island of Garma where the locals seems to know her. Is she who she ...
Style: surprise ending, avant garde
Plot: whodunit, suffocation, surrealism, adultery, binoculars, extramarital affair, pursuit, outer space, hospital, hairdresser, bartender, astronaut ...
Time: year 1990
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Midnight Tease (1994)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Between the realms of fantasy and reality lies Club Fugazi, a strip bar where the girls are being brutally murdered. The lead dancer dreams about killing the strippers each night before the murders take place. She's uncertain of her innocence, ...
Plot: erotica, murder, sexploitation, seduction, hallucination, flashback, lesbianism, exploitation, death, sex, underwear, shower ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Iguana with the Tongue of Fire (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Dublin, a young woman is brutally murdered in her home by a maniac that throws acid in her face and then slits her throat with a razor. Her mangled body is later discovered in the boot of a limousine owned by the Swiss Ambassador Sobiesky. The ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: embassy, killer, razor, knife murder, serial killer, murder investigation, darkness, desire, tree, night, acid burning, dark killer ...
Place: ireland, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Death Smiles on a Murderer (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A man discovers an ancient Incan formula for raising the dead, and uses it for a series of revenge murders.
Style: gothic
Plot: murder, killer, disfigured face, violence, brutality, female nudity, erotica, death, running, sex, lesbian, lust ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 479
Plot of Fear (1976)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Plot of Fear tells the story of a decadent weekend party full of orgies and drugs on the outskirts of Milan. After two deaths occur Inspector Lomenzo (Michele Placido) interrogates one of the guests, a fashion model (Corninne Clery) who becomes his ...
Plot: sexual murder, sex party, whodunit, mistreatment, bisexual girl, attraction, perversion, bisexuality, caress, psycho killer, sexual perversion, rifle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 6.3
 700
Amuck! (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young American girl arrives on an island near Venice to begin her new job as secretary to famous novelist Richard Stuart. However, it turns out that her predecessor disappeared without a trace....
Style: suspense, disturbing
Plot: stalker, whodunit, flashback, kiss, throat slitting, lesbian romance, breasts, blonde, brunette, beating, strangulation, buttocks ...
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Strip Nude for Your Killer (1975)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a fashion model dies during an abortion, a series of murders begins, starting with her doctor. The next victims are connected to the modeling agency where she worked, Albatross, run by a hard edged and jealous bi-sexual, Gisella, married to a ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, sexual ...
Plot: serial killer, voyeurism, knife murder, danger, stalking, rivalry, investigation, dishonesty, deadly, gory, woman in danger, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Death Laid An Egg (1968)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A love triangle develops between three people who run a high tech chicken farm. It involves Anna (who owns the farm), her husband Marco (who kills prostitutes in his spare time) and Gabriella (the very beautiful secretary). Marco continues to kill ...
Style: suspense
Plot: serial killer, love triangle, running, brutality, dark killer, oneiric, male female relationship, blonde, infidelity, photograph, male nudity, brunette ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Stranger Within (2013)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a traumatic ordeal, acclaimed actress Emily Moore and her psychiatrist husband, Robert, escape on a relaxing vacation to a gorgeous remote Mediterranean island. But on the first night at the house, a young girl arrives, blood on her hands and ...
Style: realistic, scary, serious, twists and turns
Plot: island, hallucination, woman in danger, rivalry, couples, dishonesty, mind game, uninvited guest, unfulfillment, confined, manipulations, destructive relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Bloodstained Shadow (1978)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A murder mystery set on an island near Venice. A schoolgirl was murdered seven years ago, and the case was never solved; now, the murderer seems to be back.
Style: mind bending, rough, sexual, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, danger, whodunit, transsexual, amateur detective, clergy, psychopath, investigation, crime, crimes, siblings relations ...
Time: 60s, 70s, victorian era
Place: europe, italy, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Who Saw Her Die? (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Monaco
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young girl is brutally murdered somewhere in France. Sometime later, the same thing happens to the daughter of a well-known sculptor. This time the parents (the sculptor and his wife) start investigating, and soon find they are in way over their ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, rough, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, slasher, murder, obsession, who done it, mystery, crimes, crime, mysterious character, rivalry, amateur detective, femme fatale ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, italy, europe, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 502
Naked You Die (1968)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The corpses are piling up at St. Hilda’s School for Girls, leaving top cop Michael Rennie (The Day the Earth Stood Still) with more than the usual suspects. Is the killer playboy riding instructor Mark Damon (House of Usher)? Peeping tom Luciano ...
Style: suspense
Plot: serial killer, murder, mystery killer, girls' boarding school, bikini, sexual obsession, drowning, nude woman murdered, photograph, teenage girl, strangulation, sensuality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.1
 102
Double Threat (1992)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A former movie star, Monica Scott, returns to the big screen along with younger boyfriend, Eric Cline, after a long absence. Monica is very jealous of the attention Eric gives to her body double - Lisa. The plot becomes difficult to follow as it ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: hollywood, actress, masturbation, jealousy, murder, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 496
Undercover (1995)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A female cop goes undercover in a high price whorehouse to find a murderer and discovers she likes the assignment more than she should.
Plot: erotic thriller, lingerie, female bonding, blonde woman, bathtub, bare breasts, lesbian subtext, forced to strip, sex, voyeurism, murder, blackmail ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Murder-Rock: Dancing Death (1984)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A series of murders rock a dance academy in New York in which the mysterous directress, Candice, sets out to find the kiler, with a little assistance from a shady male model, named George, who has a hidden agenda for her as does she for him.
Style: mind bending, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: murder, rivalry, dance studio, contests and competitions, mystery, investigation, slasher, alcohol abuse, disability, vengeance, deadly, track down ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Case of the Scorpion's Tail (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Case of the Scorpion's Tail begins with the mysterious death of a millionaire and spirals into the murder of his suddenly rich wife, which draws the attention of a dogged investigator, who follows a trail of blood to the bitter end.
Style: realistic, scary, tense, rough, serious ...
Plot: investigation, murder, mind game, serial killer, danger, stalking, passion, millionaire, hotel, violence, blackmail, mask ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, greece, london, england, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Bloodstained Butterfly (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A girl is murdered in a park. The man is tried and convicted for the crime but the killings suddenly continue.
Style: suspense
Plot: murder investigation, whodunit, miscarriage of justice, film set, greek mythology, shooting, hat, district attorney, loneliness, cruelty, crime scene, gossip ...
Place: milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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