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, impotence, seductress, skinny dipping, main character shot, main character dies
Place: morocco, rome italy, north africa

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Most similar movies to The Double

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and scary films with plots about female nudity, murder, nipples, seduction, voyeur, danger and violence 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), The Crimes of the Black Cat (1972), Between the Lies (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
One on Top of the Other (1969)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 97 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: sexual, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: death row, murder, infidelity, mystery, gory, love triangle, cons and scams, false accusation, crime, who done it, crimes, deadly ...
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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, orgy, nightmare, lesbian lover, lsd, infidelity, amateur detective, gory, mystery, protagonist as suspect, rape, whodunit ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Snapshot of a Crime (1975)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 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: search, disappearance, beach, missing person, camera
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: serious, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopathic killer, razor, cat, murder, danger, psychopath, amateur detective, gory, mystery, mannequin, violence ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy, copenhagen denmark, hamburg germany, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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 ...
Plot: sex, infidelity, voyeur, lesbian, dance teacher, sex in car, labia, cunnilingus, skinny dipping, jealousy, seductress, shower ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, psycho, sexual obsession, voyeur, reporter, investigation, stalking, drugs/alcohol, mystery, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, whodunit ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, australia, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: exchange student, sex scene, seduction, swimming pool, jealousy, love triangle, infidelity, female nudity, lesbian kiss, secret, train, manipulation
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: rough, serious, sexual, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, crime, beach, who done it, mystery, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, immigrants, infidelity, frame up ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Evil Eye (1963)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A tourist witnesses a murder and finds herself caught up in a series of bloody killings.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, mind game, hospital, murder, psychopath, investigation, danger, mystery, dealing with death, crime, haunted by the past, who done it ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, scary ...
Plot: lesbian, architect, murder, psychopath, slasher, stalking, voyeurism, mysterious character, mystery, serial killer, gory, whodunit ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.7
 401
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: sexual, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: blackmailer, murder, voyeurism, couples, on the run, uncover truth, crimes, mystery, danger, investigation, who done it, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.8
 611
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending, surprise ending
Plot: murder, jealousy, secret, strong sexual content, mystery, dedicated lawyer, courtroom, love affair, lawyer, crime, false accusation, who done it ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.6
 114K
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, sexual, gothic, serious ...
Plot: insanity, jealousy, pornography, murder, neo noir, transformation, impotence, prison, jazz musician, mystery, paranoia, schizophrenia ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, psychopath, male nudity, psychiatrist, mental illness, blood, binoculars, beating, gore, blood splatter ...
Place: ireland, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Death at the Villa (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A respected doctor becomes the prime suspect in a series of gruesome murders.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, sexual, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, doctor, rape, violence, danger, sex maniac, serial killer, sexual abuse, mental illness, repression, crime, protagonist as suspect ...
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Forbidden Photos of a Lady Above Suspicion (1970)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A repressed young wife's traumatic sexual assault triggers a depraved obsession with her attacker.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian, photograph, blackmail, sexual abuse, murder, dangerous attraction, infidelity, love and romance, gory, manipulations, whodunit, lesbian sex ...
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, stained glass window, italian abroad, space mission, paranoid schizophrenia, running, seduction, flowers, adultery, extramarital affair, vacation, violinist ...
Time: year 1990
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, disfigurement, magnifying glass, sexual perversion, skirt, human monster, caress, italian horror, jacket, psycho killer, hallway ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: whodunit, sex party, sexual murder, brunette, sensuality, violence, prostitute, murder, sex, death, fear, lesbianism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.2
 195
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, stripper, exotic dancer, striptease, psychologist, breasts, nightmare, strip club, switchblade, child molestation, hypnosis, shower ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 652
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: whodunit, stalker, slashing, female victim, bisexual woman, sexual promiscuity, gloves, italian horror, sexual perversion, obsession, death, fear ...
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, voyeurism, knife murder, gory, mystery, investigation, who done it, woman in danger, crimes, danger, deadly, mysterious character ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, elevator, death, police, fear, obsession, telephone call, blood, camera, friendship, eyeglasses ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: serious, rough, sexual, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, whodunit, murder, danger, gory, mystery, amateur detective, dangerous attraction, crime, sexual relations, who done it, psychopath ...
Time: 60s, 70s, victorian era
Place: europe, venice, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Quiet Place to Kill (1970)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A race-car driver who's down on her luck is invited by her ex-husband's wife to stay at their plush villa. The two women form a bond, and it's not long before their mutual dislike for the husband culminates into a plan to kill him. As ...
Plot: whodunit, female nudity, footsie under the table, bikini, playboy, murder, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, swimming pool, sexploitation
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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, friendship, bathtub, corruption, fondling, voyeurism, voyeur, bare breasts, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: serious, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: slasher, obsession, murder, psychopath, gory, crime, amateur detective, femme fatale, mystery, whodunit, mysterious character, serial killer ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe, italy, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending, surprise ending
Plot: murder, rivalry, gory, crimes, student, whodunit, dance studio, deadly, crime, mystery, dancer's life, slasher ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york
⇓ 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: serious, scary, twists and turns, realistic
Plot: hallucination, manipulations, island, mind game, murder, kidnapping, adultery, stranger, erotic thriller, destructive relationship, woman in danger, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Case of the Scorpion's Tail (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 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: suspense, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, murder, passion, mask, blackmail, desperation, paranoia, secret, millionaire, hotel, violence, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, greece, england, london, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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