Movies like Dead Certain

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Dead Certain (1991)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A detective becomes obsessed with bringing a man to justice, whom he is sure is a serial killer and the murderer of a woman with which both men were involved. However, the supposed killer may be as much a victim as the murdered people.
Plot: alcoholic father, heart ripped out, religious cult, ex wife, child custody, serial killer, religion, strip club, stripper, severed finger, female nudity, sex, police, divorce

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and suspenseful films with plots about female nudity, murder, sex, erotica, serial killer, stripper and strip club mostly in Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Dead Certain: Final Judgement (1992), Kept (2001), Lady in Waiting (1994), Deadly Dancer (1991), Midnight Tease II (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Final Judgement (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A priest is suspected in the brutal murder of a young stripper. To prove his innocence, he descends into the world of strip clubs and pornography, hoping to catch the killer. The priest is hampered by the police and taunted by the killer. A friend ...
Plot: strip club, stripper, crucifix pendant, arson, strangulation, priest, female nudity, erotica, murder of a prostitute, g string, rosary, switchblade ...
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Kept (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dead bodies are piling up, and the leads the two LA homicide cops have point to Barbara, business manager for a successful architectural firm she runs with her husband Lance. The dead men were interns at the firm, and each of them was Barbara's ...
Plot: sex, serial killer, architect, tied to a bed, erotica, police, murder
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Lady in Waiting (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A divorced cop investigating the sadistic murders of high-class prostitutes discovers that the prime suspect is his ex-wife's new boyfriend...
Plot: serial killer, strangulation, murder, prostitute, psychopath, suspect, lawyer, shower, death, divorce, lesbianism, lesbian ...
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Deadly Dancer (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A police detective, investigating a string of murders of strippers at a Los Angeles night club, must race against the clock to clear his name when he's wrongfully accused of being the killer.
Plot: stripper, female nudity, explosion, nightclub, police detective
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Midnight Tease II (1995)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jennifer Brennan gets a job at a strip club to try and find out who killed her sister. She works with undercover cop John Donnelly and befriends other strippers some of whom also get murdered by a very unhappy murdering murderer.
Plot: striptease, exotic dancer, erotica, stripper, strip club, lap dance, murder, sex, suffocation, female nudity, fake breasts, insurance fraud ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Madonna: A Case of Blood Ambition (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man is convicted of raping and murdering a child and sent to prison. He is shortly afterwards beaten to death by other inmates. His daughter blames the jurors who convicted him for his death, and she hatches a scheme to murder each of the jury ...
Plot: strip club, stripper, prison, revenge, murder, seduction, rape, female nudity, jury, father daughter relationship, juror, femme fatale
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Bare Deception (2000)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The ratings of a radio sex-talk show are dropping. But after a listener is murdered, the sexy host finds her popularity is rising again. Is she behind the killings, or is it her producer--or someone else?
Plot: stalker, serial killer, vagina, threesome, cunnilingus, male nudity, red panties, erotica, lesbian sex, lesbian, thong panties, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Horseplayer (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A blonde (Sammi Davis) seduces a quirky liquor-store worker (Brad Dourif) as inspiration for her artist boyfriend (M.K. Harris).
Style: psychotronic
Plot: liquor store, neo-noir, neo noir, murder, gambling
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52%
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Street Girls (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When a middle-aged father searches for his dropout daughter, Angel, his quest takes him into the underworld of prostitutes, pimps, drug addicts and thieves. Angel has become a dancer in a topless bar, and her dealer boyfriend is turning her on to ...
Plot: prostitute, street life, search, heroin addict, amateur detective, perversion, prostitution, lesbian relationship, strip club, stripper, brawl, late night ...
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One Buck (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shifting from one pocket to another, from one man's drama to another, a lowly dollar bill, 'one buck' takes us on an odyssey through the heart of a forgotten town in Louisiana.
Plot: prostitute, sex, widower, serial killer, cocaine
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49%
Stripteaser II (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Thriller - While searching for his kid sister Lisa, who disappeared into the seamy world of Los Angeles strip clubs, streetwise cabbie Rick (Rick Jordan) meets Angie (Stacey Leigh Mobley), a woman forced to dance to pay off the debts her father ...
Plot: strip club, stripper, female nudity, erotica, exotic dancer
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Naked Obsession (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: City-council member Franklin Carlyle is mugged, knocked down and left on an alley. When he recovers, he is befriended by an alcoholic who introduces him to a local strip-bar.
Style: psychotronic, erotic
Plot: satan, strangulation, legs, erotica, female nudity, stockings, stripper, strip club, exotic dancer, blonde bombshell
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44%
Maisie Undercover: Shadow Boxer (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The beautiful ex-cop/bar owner/private eye goes undercover as a boxer at an illegal underground fight club in order to find the killer of a female boxer.
Plot: sex, boxer, underground fighting, lesbian sex, female nudity, erotica
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43%
Hidden Agenda (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In Ireland, American lawyer Ingrid Jessner and her activist partner, Paul Sullivan, struggle to uncover atrocities committed by the British government against the Northern Irish during the "Troubles." But when Sullivan is assassinated in ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: politics, parade, terrorism, torture, investigation, folk, dedicated lawyer, assassination, cover-up, uncover truth, political corruption, political intrigue ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: ireland, england, europe, northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Freak Out (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: In 1977, teenager Wayne (Nick Foster) gathers his two friends, female runaway Rhonda (Sarah Ogg) and disco club hopper Tim (David Gobble), for a drug party located in the suburban home of quiet recluse Dean (Brad Jones). But unknown to Tim and ...
Plot: serial killer, disco, cocaine, violence, murder, father daughter relationship, cigarette smoking, party, dancing, female nudity, kidnapping, homosexual
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41%
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Istanbul (1985)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Belgium, Luxembourg, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Willy, a student, quits his vacationjob to go to Istanbul with the sinister yet facinating Klamski. On the way from Ostend to Arlon some chance meetings unpuzzle the truth about Klamski, but Willy turns out to have a dark side as well.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, gloomy, twists and turns ...
Plot: kidnapping, on the road, unlikely partners, haunted by the past, friends, mystery, buddies, fugitives, obsessive quest, life is a bitch, child killer, passport ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Red Shoe Diaries 5: Weekend Pass (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Evan, a beautiful bounty hunter after a seductively handsome and charming con man who makes his living using his looks and wit to defraud women of their fortunes. This time Evan has met her match and he won't give up without a fight. Then, ...
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Fate (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Unable to control his carnal desires, handsome and successful Mark (Jeff Davis) gets caught in a dicey situation in this slick erotic thriller helmed by Mike Sedan. Juggling relationships with three beautiful women -- Cindy (Charlotte Griffin), ...
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38%
Night Eyes Four: Fatal Passion (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Successful psychologist, Dr. Angela Cross, puts in a new burglar alarm system into her home due to threats she received. Steve Caldwell and Will Griffith install her system and after Will gets shot during a burglary attempt. Jeff and Angela have a ...
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37%
The First 9 1/2 Weeks (1998)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An investment banker travels to Louisiana to snag the account of an eccentric millionaire but gets involved with his lusty wife, Mardi Gras, and (possibly) a satanic cult. The events in and around New Orleans change him forever and give a new slant ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Jill Rips (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A tough guy goes undercover on a personal mission of vengeance into the hardcore world of S&M, to find out who's responsible for the death of his brother.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, sexual ...
Plot: serial killer, female killer, prostitute, undercover cop, investigation, crime, vengeance, crimes, deadly, rivalry, slasher, intrigue ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Warm Texas Rain (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A married ex-Marine gets seduced by the same mysterious woman because of whom he ended up in prison some years ago. Is she the true love of his life, or the biggest mistake he's ever made?
Style: surprise ending
Plot: jail, organized crime, sex, female nudity, millionaire, money, red pubic hair, power
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Maxine Strickland is an up-and-coming sexy film star who is being pursued by a half-crazed fan. When she hires a bodyguard to deal with the problem, she awkwardly learns to put her trust in him quickly because whoever is stalking her is close at ...
Plot: cunnilingus, threesome, sex, female nudity, lesbian sex, lesbianism, bare breasts, woman on top, male nudity, blow job
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Tender Loving Care (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Teenage nurses give love therapy. Lots of action when they try to straighten out the corrupt hospital staff.
Plot: blackmail, drug addiction, hospital, murder, sex, nurse, doctor, shower, corruption, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Plenilune (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Romance and murder walk side by side in this psychological drama from Spain. A serial killer has been plying his grisly trade in a small town in Spain, murdering young girls and leaving their bodies in a nearby forest.
Plot: serial killer, girl, female full frontal nudity, female nudity
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The Glass Cage (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Swarthy Paul Yeager arrives in New Orleans, and promptly gets a job bartending at La Cage du Verre, a show bar where his former girlfriend Jacqueline is a dancer and the moll of its sadistic owner, Marko. He and Jacqueline smuggle diamonds and ...
Plot: stripper, diamond, cia, drug smuggling, ex girlfriend, smuggler, drugs, female nudity, erotica
Place: new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Deceptions II: Edge of Deception (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Since the death of his colleague, which was partly his fault, Lieutenant Nick Gentry lives a lonesome life. Reporter Joan wants to write a story about him, and seems to be interested in other ways too, but he rejects. Instead he falls in love with ...
Plot: police, deception, murder, held at gunpoint, shot to death, female nudity, reporter, lieutenant, female reporter, frame up, love interest, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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In the Heat of Passion II: Unfaithful (1994)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a wheelchair-bound wife dies from an apparent accident, her husband and his adult stepdaughter turn out to be lovers, who conspired to murder her. However, tensions surface when complications arise regarding her inheritance, and soon the ...
Plot: sex, murder, woman on top, female nudity, adultery, male nudity, wheelchair, sex scene, orgasm, affair, older man younger woman, guilty conscience
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After Image (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story of a clairvoyant who falls in love with a crime photographer. Soon, both become involved in the search for a pathological murderer.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: serial killer, photographer, murder, mind game, crime, track down, obsession, who done it, crimes, danger, mute or deaf, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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